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Scholarly Interest Report
         
Michael Carroll
Professor
Burton J. and Ann M. McMurtry Professor of Engineering and Professor in Computational and Applied Mathematics
 
e-mail:carroll@rice.edu
 
  • B.A. (1958) University College Galway, Ireland
  • M.A. (1959) University College Galway, Ireland
  • Ph.D. (1965) Brown University
  • D.Sc. (1979) National University of Ireland
 
Primary Department
   Department of Mechanical Engineering
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Websites
 Home Page
 Curriculum Vitae
 
Research Areas
 Nonlinear continuum mechanics with emphasis on exact solutions in finite elasticity, mechanics of porous materials with application to geomechanics, and the mechanics of sport.
 
Selected Publications
 Refereed articles
 

Carroll, MM; Hayes, MA "In memory of Ronald S. Rivlin ." MATHEMATICS AND MECHANICS OF SOLIDS, 11 (2006/APR) : 103-112.

 
 Articles
 

Carroll, MM "Must Elastic Materials be Hyperelastic? ." MATHEMATICS AND MECHANICS OF SOLIDS, 14 (4) (2009) : 369-376.

 
 

Carroll MM (Carroll, M. M.) "Azimuthal shear in compressible finite elasticity." JOURNAL OF ELASTICITY, 88 (2) (AUG 2007) : 141-149.

 
 

Erdemir E (Erdemir, E.), Carroll MM (Carroll, M. M.) "Finite deformations and motions of radially inextensible hollow spheres." JOURNAL OF ELASTICITY, 88 (3) (SEP 2007) : 193-205.

 
 

Rooney FJ (Rooney, F. J.), Carroll MM (Carroll, M. M.) "Some exact solutions for a class of compressible non-linearly elastic materials." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NON-LINEAR MECHANICS, 42 (2) (MAR 2007) : 321-329.

 
 

Title: On generating isochoric finite deformations "On generating isochoric finite deformations." JOURNAL OF ELASTICITY, 88 (1) (JUL 2007) : 1-4.

 
 Other
 

M. M. Carroll "A Representation Theorem for Volume-Preserving Transformations." International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics (submitted)

 
 

M. Carroll "Some Universal Deformations for a Class of Compressible Elastic Solids." International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, 36 (2001) : 443-446.

 
 

M. M. Carroll "Finite Deformations and Motions of a Pre-Stressed Incompressible Elastic Tube." Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids (accepted)

 
 

M. M. Carroll "Irrotational Finite Elastic Deformations." Journal of Applied Mechanics (submitted)

 
 

M. M. Carroll "Must Elastic Materials be Hyperelastic?." Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids (accepted)

 
 

M. M. Carroll "Non-Isochoric Stretching and Bending." International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics (accepted)

 
 

M. M. Carroll "Polymers with Limiting Chain Extensibility." Journal of Applied Mechanics (submitted)

 
 

M. M. Carroll and F. J. Rooney "Implications of Shield's Inverse Deformation Theorem for Compressible Finite Elasticity." Zeitschrift fur angewandte Mathematik und Physik (accepted)

 
 

M.M. Carroll "On Sabine's Formula for Reverberation Time." Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (submitted)

 
 

M. Carroll "Assessment and Regulation of Baseball Bat Performance." Proceedings of STAMM 2000: Applications of Mathematics in Mechanics (2000)

 
Creative Works
 Other - I Hear the Rolling Thunder
 Fort Worth, TX, M. Carroll, Stage West Theater, (October 13 - November 4, 2000)
 
Editorial Positions
 Associate Editor, Stability and Applied Analysis of Continuous Systems. (2001 - 2001)

 Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Mechanics. (1998 - 1998)

 Associate Editor, Stability and Applied Analysis of Continuous Systems. (2000 - 2000)

 Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Mechanics. (1999 - 1999)

 Associate Editor, International Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics. (1998 - 1998)

 Associate Editor, International Jouarnal of Nonlinear Mechanics. (2001 - 2001)

 Associate Editor, International Journal on Nonlinear Mechanics. (2000 - 2000)

 Associate Editor, Stability and Applied Analysis of Continuous Systems. (1998 - 1998)

 Honorary Advisory Board, Mechanics and Materials. (2001 - 2001)

 Honorary Advisory Board, Mechanics and Materials. (2000 - 2000)

 Associate Editor, Applied Mechanics Reviews. (1998 - 1998)

 Associate Editor, International Journal of Plasticity. (1998 - 1998)

Supervised Theses & Dissertations
 Wenyuan Li, MS-Thesis “On the Crack Face Boundary Conditions in Electromechanical Fracture and An Experimental Protocol for Determining Energy Release Rates”. (2006) (Thesis Committee Member)

 Jianxin Wang, PhD "Fracture Toughening of Ferroelectric Ceramics under Electro-Mechanical Loading". (2006) (Thesis Committee Member)

Awards, Prizes, & Fellowships
 Fellow, International Napoleonic Society

 Fellow, American Academy of Mechanics

 Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences

 Honorary Member and Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

 Member, American Society for Engineering Education

 Member, Houston Philosophical Society

 Member, National Academy of Engineering

 Member, Society for Engineering Science

 Member, American Society for Engineering Education

 Fellow, American Academy of Mechanics

 Member, Society for Engineering Science

 Honorary Member and Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

 Member, Houston Philosophical Society

 Member, NCAA Baseball Research Panel (1998-1999)

 Member, Scientia

 Honorary Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (1999)

 Chairman's Award, HENAAC (1998)