David J. Kirkner
College of Engineering
B.S. Civil Engineering, Youngstown State University, 1971
Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, 1979
Knaack, A.M.; Kurama, Y.C.; and Kirkner, D.J., "Compressive Strength Relationships for Concrete Under Elevated Temperatures," ACI Materials Journal, Vol. 107, No. 2, March-April 2010, pp. 164-175.
Sobczyk, K., Kirkner, D.J., Stochastic Modeling of Microstructures, Birkhauser Boston, 270 pp., 2001.
Shen, W., Kirkner, D.J., "Computational Considerations for the Non-Linear FEM Analysis of Pavement Structures under Moving Load," International Journal of Pavement Engineering, Vol. 2., No.3, 2001.
Shen, W., Kirkner, D.J., Thermal Cracking of Viscoelastic Asphalt-Concrete Pavement," Journal of Engineering Mechanics, July, 2001, Vol. 127, No. 7, pp. 700 - 709.
Kirkner, D.J., Sobczyk, K., Spencer, B.F.,Jr., "On the Relationship of the Cumulative Jump Model for Random Fatigue to Empirical Data," Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics, July 1999, Vol. 14., No. 3, pp. 257-268.
Shen, W., Kirkner, D.J., "Distributed Thermal Cracking of AC Pavement with Frictional Constraint," Journal of Engineering Mechanics, May 1999, Vol. 125, No. 5., pp. 554-560.
Summary of Activities/Interests
Structural mechanics, finite element methods, structural dynamics, probabilistic mechanics, pavement mechanics
June 7, 2012