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Fabio Semperlotti

Fabio Semperlotti

Assistant Professor Of Mechanical Engr

Degrees

M.S., Aerospace Engineering, University of Rome "La Sapienza", 2000
M.S., Astronautic Engineering, University of Rome "La Sapienza", 2002
Ph.D, The Pennsylvania State University, 2009

Contact

585 Purdue Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2088


Office Phone: 765-49-45974
Email: fsemperl@purdue.edu

Interests

Research Website

• Wave propagation and field transport in continuum materials
• Periodic structures and acoustic metamaterials
• Structural Health Monitoring
• Structural dynamics and vibration control
• Adaptive structures
• Energy harvesting
• Thermoacoustics

Research Areas

Acoustics and Noise Control
Mechanics and Vibrations
Solid Mechanics

Publications

Conlon, S. C., Semperlotti, F., "Airframe Vibration and Damping Characteristics: A Study of Flight and Laboratory Test Structures", J. Noise Contr. Eng.. Vol.60 (5), 2012.

Sheperd, M., Semperlotti, F., Conlon, S. C., "Structural Intensity Modeling and Simulations for Damage Detection", J. Vib. Acoust., Vol. 134(5), 2012.

Kim, G. W., Johnson, D. R., Semperlotti, F., Wang, K.W., "Localization of Breathing Crack Using Combination Tone Nonlinear Response", Smart Mat. Struct., Vol. 20(5), pp. 55014, 2011.

Semperlotti, F., Conlon, S. C., Barnard, A. R., "Airframe Structural Damage Detection: An Application of Nonlinear Structural Surface Intensity", Journal of the Acoustical Society of America EL, Vol.129 (4), 2011.

Kim, G. W., Johnson, D. R., Semperlotti, F., Wang, K.W., "Localization of Breathing Crack Using Combination Tone Nonlinear Response", Smart Materials and Structures,Vol. 20 (5), 2011.

Semperlotti, F., Conlon, S. C., "Nonlinear Structural Surface Intensity: an Application of Contact Acoustic Nonlinearity to Power Flow based Damage Detection", Applied Physics Letter, Vol.97 (14), 2010.

Semperlotti, F., Conlon, S. C., "Structural Damage Identification in plates via Nonlinear Structural Intensity Maps", Journal of the Acoustical Society of America EL, Vol.127 (2), 2010.

Semperlotti, F., Wang, K.W., Smith, E. C., "Localization of a Breathing Crack using Nonlinear Sub-Harmonic Response Signals", Applied Physics Letter, Vol. 95 (25), 2009.

•Semperlotti, F., Wang, K.W., Smith, E. C., "Identification of the Location of a Breathing Crack using Super-Harmonics Response Signals due to System Nonlinearity", AIAA Journal, Vol.47 (9), 2009