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Tyler Tallman

Tyler Tallman

2015 - Assistant Professor

Degrees

BS, Physics and Mathematics, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, 2010
BS, Engineering Mechanics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2010
MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2012
PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2015

Contact

701 W. Stadium Ave.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2045

Office: ARMS 3214
Office Phone: (765) 494-2490
Email: ttallman@purdue.edu
Webpage: https://engineering.purdue.edu/~tntlabs

Interests

multi-functional materials
nanocomposites
smart structures
structural health monitoring
distributed sensing
tomographic imaging

Awards and Major Appointments

Elmer F. Bruhn Teaching Award, 2016

Publications

H. Hassan, F. Semperlotti, K. W. Wang, and T. N. Tallman, 2017, "Enhanced Imaging of Piezoresistive Nanocomposites through the Incorporation of Non-Local Conductivity Changes in Electrical Impedance Tomography," under review.

T. N. Tallman and J. A. Hernandez, 2017, "The Effect of Error and Regularization Norms on Strain and Damage Identification via Electrical Impedance Tomography in Piezoresistive Nanocomposites," Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation International, 91, 156-163.

T. N. Tallman, S. Gungor, G. M. Koo, and C. E. Bakis, 2017, "On the Inverse Determination of Displacements, Strains, and Stresses in a Carbon Nanofiber/Polyurethane Nanocomposite from Conductivity Data Obtained via Electrical Impedance Tomography," Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 28, 2617–2629.

T. N. Tallman and K. W. Wang, 2016, "An Inverse Methodology for Calculating Strains from Conductivity Changes in Piezoresistive Nanocomposites," Smart Materials and Structures, 25, 115046.

T. N. Tallman and K. W. Wang, 2016, "Damage and Strain Identification in Multifunctional Materials via Electrical Impedance Tomography with Constrained Sine Wave Solutions," Structural Health Monitoring, 15, 235-244.

T. N. Tallman, S. Gungor, K. W. Wang, and C. E. Bakis, 2015, "Tactile Imaging and Distributed Strain Sensing in Highly Flexible Carbon Nanofiber/Polyurethane Nanocomposites," Carbon, 95, 485-493.

T. N. Tallman, F. Semperlotti, and K. W. Wang, 2015, "Enhanced Delamination Detection in Multifunctional Composites through Nanofiller Tailoring," Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 26, 2565-2576.

T. N. Tallman, S. Gungor, K. W. Wang, and C. E. Bakis, 2015, "Damage Detection via Electrical Impedance Tomography in Glass Fiber/Epoxy Laminates with Carbon Black Filler," Structural Health Monitoring, 14, 100-109.

T. N. Tallman and K. W. Wang, 2014, "The Influence of Nanofiller Alignment on Transverse Percolation and Conductivity," Nanotechnology, 26, 025501.

T. N. Tallman, S. Gungor, K. W. Wang, and C. E. Bakis, 2014, "Damage Detection and Conductivity Evolution in Carbon Nanofiber Epoxy via Electrical Impedance Tomography," Smart Materials and Structures, 23, 045034.

T. Tallman and K. W. Wang, 2013, "An Arbitrary Strains Carbon Nanotube Composite Piezoresistivity Model for Finite Element Integration," Applied Physics Letters, 102, 011909.