Waterloo Tsutsui

Waterloo Tsutsui

2018 - Lecturer and Lab Coordinator

Degrees

Ph.D., Purdue, 2017

Contact

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

Office: ARMS 3312
Office Phone: (765) 496-2192
Email: wtsutsui@purdue.edu
Webpage: http://web.ics.purdue.edu/~wtsutsui/

Other Information

        


Interests

Energy storage systems
Battery design
Multifunctional structures and materials design
Scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL)

Professional Appointments/Employment

School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


2019–Pres.  Lecturer and Lab Coordinator


2018–2019  Continuing Lecturer and Lab Coordinator


2017–2018  Visiting Assistant Professor


2017     Research Engineer


2010–2017  Research Assistant, Teaching Assistant, and Instructor of Record



Johnson Controls-Saft Advanced Power Solutions LLC, Milwaukee, WI


Johnson Controls, Inc. (JCI), Holland, MI


2010     Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Team Lead


2008–2010  Senior Mechanical Engineer


2005–2008  Advanced Manufacturing Engineer


2000–2005  Manufacturing Engineer


2000     Quality Engineer



LuK, Inc., Wooster, OH


1999     Mechanical Engineering Intern



Denso Manufacturing Michigan, Inc., Battle Creek, MI


1997–1999  Japanese-English Technical Translator, Co-Op




Professional Registrations



2015–Pres.  Professional Engineer, Michigan, No. 6201062341


2010–Pres.  Professional Engineer, Indiana, No. PE11012193


2009–Pres.  Professional Engineer, Wisconsin, No. 40533-6




Awards and Honors



2019     Outstanding Teachers Recognition, Spring 2019 and Summer/Fall 2019, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN (2)


2018, 2019   Favorite Faculty Recognitions, Purdue, University Residences, West Lafayette, IN (2)


2018     W.A. Gustafson Award, School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


2017     Graduate School Excellence in Teaching Award, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


2016, 2017   Estus H. and Vashti L. Magoon Award for Excellence in Teaching, Purdue, West Lafayette, IN (2)


2016, 2017   Gerald I. Gilbert Memorial Scholarships, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN (2)


2016     ASEE Distinguished Aerospace Student Paper Award, 2016 ASEE Conference, New Orleans, LA


2016     Teaching Academy Graduate Teaching Award, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


2014     Student Innovator Recognition, Office of Technology Commercialization, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


2013     AIAA Purdue Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Recognition, West Lafayette, IN


2008     JCI Merit Award, Product Launch, JCI Lakeshore Plant, Lakeshore, Ontario, Canada


2008     JCI Merit Award, Product Launch, Jixiang Automobile Roof Trimming Co. (JARC), Shanghai, China


2007     JCI Distinguished Recognition, Product Launch, JCI Ramos Arizpe Plant, Coahuila, Mexico


2003     JCI Innovation Award, Product Launch, JCI Southview Plant, Holland, MI


2000     Departmental Outstanding Student Award, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI


1994, 1995   Valedictory Addresses, 1994 and 1995 Commencements, Nakanihon Automotive College, Japan (2)


1994, 1995   Full-Tuition Scholarships, Nakanihon Automotive College, Japan (2)




Journal Articles


Kim, G., Sterkenburg, R., Tsutsui, W.  Investigating the Effects of Fluid Intrusion on Nomex Honeycomb Sandwich Structures with Carbon Fiber Facesheets.  Composite Structures, 206, 535-549, 2018.
DOI:10.1016/j.compstruct.2018.08.054

Tsutsui, W., Siegmund, T., Parab, N.D., Liao, H., Nguyen, T.N., Chen, W.  State-of-Charge and Deformation-Rate Dependent Mechanical Behavior of Electrochemical Cells.  Experimental Mechanics, 58(4), 627-632, 2018.
DOI:10.1007/s11340-017-0282-2

Hudspeth, M., Chu, J.M., Jewell, E., Lim, B.H., Ytuarte, E., Tsutsui, W., Horner, S., Zheng, J., & Chen W.  Effect of Projectile Nose Geometry on the Critical Velocity and Failure of Yarn Subjected to Transverse Impact.  Textile Research Journal, 87(8), 953-972, 2017.
DOI:10.1177/0040517516646040

Kukreja, J., Nguyen, T., Siegmund, T., Chen, W., Tsutsui, W., Balakrishnan, K., Liao, H., Parab, N.  Crash Analysis of a Conceptual Electric Vehicle with a Damage Tolerant Battery Pack.  Extreme Mechanics Letters, 9(3), 371-378, 2016.
DOI:10.1016/j.eml.2016.05.004

Nguyen, T., Siegmund, T., Tsutsui, W., Liao, H., Chen, W.  Bi-objective Optimal Design of a Damage-Tolerant Multifunctional Battery System.  Materials & Design, 105, 51-65, 2016.
DOI:10.1016/j.matdes.2016.05.052

Tsutsui, W., Nguyen, T., Liao, H., Parab, N., Kukreja, J., Siegmund, T., & Chen, W.  Mechanical Energy Dissipation in a Multifunctional Battery System.  MRS Advances, 1(6), 381-388, 2016.
DOI:10.1557/adv.2016.39

Conference Proceedings


Tsutsui, W. & Loui, M.C.  The Impact of Supervised Homework Sessions and SAT-Math Scores on Academic Performance in an Advanced Undergraduate Course.  2016 IEEE Frontiers in Education (FIE) Conference, Erie, PA, 2016.
DOI:10.1109/FIE.2016.7757431

Tsutsui, W. & Loui, M.C.  The Effectiveness of Weekly Supervised Homework Sessions in an Aerospace Structural Mechanics Course.  2016 ASEE Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2016.
DOI:10.18260/p.26145

Raghunathan, N., Tsutsui, W., Chen, W., & Peroulis, D.  A Single Crystal Silicon Low-g Switch Tolerant to Impact Accelerations up to 24,000 G.  Transducers 2015, Anchorage, AK, 2015.
DOI:10.1109/TRANSDUCERS.2015.7181130

Tsutsui, W., Raghunathan, N., Chen, W., & Peroulis, D.  Testing Techniques for Shock Accelerometers below 10,000 G.  Proceedings of the 2013 SEM Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Lombard, IL, 2013.
DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-00771-7_41

Feldhoff, J. F., Hoffmann, C., Huebner, S., Kammesheidt, J. O., Kilbane, M., Kulik, J., Pilli, S., Schubert, F., Tsutsui, W., & Tung, C.  Shaping Our Future with Sustainable Energy:  A Direction from Young Engineers.  2012 ASME 6th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, San Diego, CA. 2012.
DOI:10.1115/ES2012-91324

Patents and Patent Applications


Tsutsui, W., Feng, Y., Chen, W., & Siegmund, T.  Impact Resistant Battery Enclosure Systems, 2019.
U.S. Patent, 10,388,926 B2

Tsutsui, W., Liao, H., Siegmund, T., & Chen, W.  Current Interrupt Devices, Methods Thereof, and Battery Assemblies Manufactured Therewith, 2018.
U.S. Patent, 10,128,486 B2

Liao, H., Tsutsui, W., Nguyen, T., Siegmund, T., & Chen, W.  Crushable Cooling Column for Battery Assembly in Electric Vehicle, 2018.
U.S. Patent Application, US 2018/0254443 A1

Tsutsui, W., Feng, Y., Chen, W., & Siegmund, T.  Impact Resistant Battery Enclosure Systems, 2017.
U.S. Patent, US 9,806,306 B2

Fuhr, J., Bowen, G., Dinkleman, J., Dougherty, T., Tsutsui, W., & Bonin, C.  Current Collector for an Electrochemical Cell, 2016.
U.S. Patent, US 9,496,557 B2

Fuhr J., Tsutsui, W., Houchin-Miller, G, & Bonin, C.  Vent for Electrochemical Cell, 2015.
U.S. Patent, US 8,945,740 B2

Fuhr, J., Bowen, G., Dinkleman, J., Dougherty, T., Tsutsui, W., & Bonin, C.  Current Collector for an Electromechanical Cell, 2014.
U.S. Patent, US 8,679,678 B2

Fuhr, J., Bowen, G., Dinkleman, J., Dougherty, T., Tsutsui, W., & Bonin, C.  Current Collector for an Electrochemical Cell, 2012.
U.S. Patent, US 8,263,246 B2

Obasih, K., De Keuster, R.M., Fuhr J., Zhang, X., & Tsutsui, W. Prismatic Cell System with Thermal Management Features.
U.S. Patent Application, US 2012/0244404 A1




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