Faculty:
Dimitris C. Lagoudas
Jim Boyd
Darren Hartl
Ibrahim Karaman


Staff:
Theocharis Baxevanis
Rodney Inmon


Graduate:
Babatunde O. Agboola
Christopher Bertagne
Stephen Cornell
Austin Cox
Sameer Jape
Brian Lester
Edwin Peraza Hernandez
John Rohmer
Robert Saunders
Robert Wheeler
Majid Tabesh


Undergraduate: 
Ken Cundiff
Brookelynn Russey
Farid Saemi
William Whitten


Former Students
and Staff:
Grant Atkinson Olivier Bertacchini Wendell S. Bielefeld Erin Bishop Zhonghe Bo Alicia Broederdorf Chris Calhoun George Chatzigeorgiou Yves Chemisky Terry L. Clancy Keegan Colbert Kaushik Das Brett J. deBlonk Zhonghai Ding Pavlin B. Entchev Luke J. Garner Praveen Kumar Gnanasekaran Olivier Godard Krishnendu Haldar Claire Hazelbaker Stephen D. Howard Declan Hughes P.K. Imbrie Juan C. Jimenez-Victory William Jinkins Hyoung Yoll Jun Mughees Khan Bjoern Kiefer Ross Kotlar Mayur Govind Kulkarni Parikshith Kumar David Lerohl Zingzheng Ma Luciano Machado Raghavendran Mani J.J. Mayes Matthew D. McNeese Tony Menn David Miller Abhay Mohan Jesse Mooney Ren Sang Nah Bryan Nelson James Nolan Stephen Oehler Bong Taek Oh Rajagopal S. Pachalla Antonino Parrinello Luke Penrod Jamie Pfaeffle Francis Phillips Peddiraju Pravin Muhammad A. Siddiq Qidwai Mohammad Atiqur Rahman Randy W. Ransom Jr. Matthew E. Rosenthal Justin Schick Heather S. Scurry Kristi Shryock David Smith Justin Strelec Robertus Triharjanto Eric Vandygriff Brent Volk Kai Wang Jeff Warren Glenn Viktor Webb Larry N. Wilson Robert Worsham Gongming Xu Shouze Xu
 
Olivier W. Bertacchini
Graduate Assistant-Research


City/Country of Origin:
Saint Raphael, France

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Education:
Engineering Diploma, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering 
Ecole Nationale Superieur D'Arts et Metiers, ENSAM of Metz, France
Research Areas: Fatigue of Shape Memory Alloys
Fracture Characterization
Proceedings: 2003: Fatigue life characterization of shape memory alloys undergoing thermomechanical
cyclic loading
2006: Surface Crack Development in Transformation Induced Fatigue of SMA Actuators ICOMAT 2008: Transformation Induced Cyclic Behavior and Fatigue Properties of Nickel
Rich NiTi Shape Memory Alloy Actuators
SPIE 2008: Thermomechanical cyclic loading and fatigue life characterization of nickel rich
NiTi shape memory alloy actuators
ECF16: Surface crack development in transformation induced fatigue of SMA actuators
Contact Information:
Room 006 H. R. Bright Building
979-862-4182 obertacchini@neo.tamu.edu