Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, joint with Electrical and Computer Engineering
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering Building
465 Northwestern Avenue
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2035
- BS (Physics), California State University, 1996
- PhD (Applied Science & Technology), University of California at Berkeley, 2005
- My research concerns the design, modeling, simulation, and verification of complex engineered systems. The overarching goal is to develop the next generation of system-level computer-aided engineering and metrology tools to foster and accelerate advancement in tiny technologies for solving societal-scale problems. Application areas include robotics, health, safety, ecology, transportation, communication, and commerce.
Awards and Recognitions
Ten Select Publications
F. Li, J. V. Clark, "An Online Tool for Simulating Electro-Thermo-Mechanical Flexures Using Distributed and Lumped Analyses" submitting to Journal of Sensors and Transducers, pp. 101-115, March 2009.
R. Bansal, J. V. Clark, "Simplifying the Design, Analysis, and Layout of a N/MEMS Material Testing Device," Sensors and Transducers Journal, Vol.13, Special Issue, pp.87-97, December 2011.
P. Marepalli, A. Magana, M. R. Taleyarkhan, N. Sambamurthy, and J. V. Clark, "SugarAid 0.2: An Online Learning Tool for Improving Engineering Exam Scores," Journal of Online Engineering Education, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 1-9, 2011.
S. M. Musa, M. N. O. Sadiku, and J. V. Clark, "Finite Element Analysis for Electromagnetic Parameters of Multiconductor Interconnects in Multilayered Dielectric Media", International Journal of Research and Reviews in Computer Science, Vol. 2, No. 6, December 2011.
F. Li, J. V. Clark, "Improved Modeling of the Comb Drive Levitation Effect by Using Schwartz-Christoffel Mapping," Sensors and Transducers Journal, Vol.139, Issue 4, pp.24-34 April 2012.
R. Bansal, J. V. Clark, "Lumped modeling of carbon nanotubes for M/NEMS simulation," Journal of Microsystem Technologies, (Accepted 2012).
F. Li, J. V. Clark, "Self-Calibration for MEMS with Comb Drives: Measurement of Gap," Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Vol 21 Issue 5, pp 1019-1021, October 2012.
F. Li, J. V. Clark, "Online Capacitance Modeling Tool for Conductors Represented as Simply-Connected Polygonal Geometries in 2.5D", Journal of Sensor Technology, September 2012, 2, 155-163.
F. Li, J. Chee, D. Peroulis, "Measuring the Planar Geometry of MEMS by Measuring Comb Drive Capacitance" Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, (Accepted).