University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota: Department of Mechanical Engineering
http://www.me.umn.edu/

Susan Mantell Publications

Book Chapters

Mantell, S.C., and Davidson, J.H. (2012). “Polymer Durability for Solar Thermal Applications.” in Polymeric Materials for Solar Thermal Applications, M. Kohl, ed., Wiley-VCH Verlag.

Davidson, J. H., Mantell, S. C., and Francis, L. F. (2007). “Thermal and Material Characterization of Immersed Heat Exchangers for Solar Domestic Hot Water.” Advances in Solar Energy, Vol. 17. D. Y. Goswami, ed., American Solar Energy Society, 99-129.

Davidson, J. H., Mantell, S. C., and Jorgensen, G. J. (2003). “Status of the Development of Polymeric Solar Water Heating Systems.” Advances in Solar Energy: An Annual Review of Research and Development, Vol. 15. D. Y. Goswami, ed., American Solar Energy Society, Boulder, 149-186.

Mantell, S.C. and D. Cohen (2000). Chapter on “Filament Winding of Composite Cylinders.” in Processing of Continuous Fiber Reinforced Composites, Volume Eds. R. Dave and A. Loos, Series Ed. W. Baker, Polymer Processing Society, Carl Hanser Verlag, Munich.

Mantell, S.C. (1997). “Case Study on Polymer Processing.” in Manufacturing Processes for Engineering Materials, 3rd edition, Addison Wesley, Serope Kalpakjian .

Refereed Journal Publications

Gladen, A., Davidson, J. and S. Mantell (2013), “A study of the optical properties of a scattering, non-absorbing media with application to thermotropic materials,” Solar Energy Journal: Solar Heating and Cooling Special Edition (under review).

Gladen, A., Mantell, S. and J. Davidson (2013), “A parametric numerical study of radiative transfer in thermotropic materials,” ASME Heat Transfer Conference (under review).

Briscoe, C.R., Mantell, S.C., and J.H. Davidson (2011). “Buckling of a Plate on a Pasternak Foundation under Uniform In-Plane Bending Loads,” accepted for publication the International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics.

Ali, S.M., Mantell, S.C., and E. Longmire (2012), “Experimental Technique for Fatigue Testing of MEMS in Liquids,” IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 21 (3), pp. 520-522.

Gladen, Adam, Jane H. Davidson, Susan C. Mantell, Jihua Zhang, and Yuewen Xu. "A Model of the Optical Properties of a Non-absorbing Media with Application to Thermotropic Materials for Overheat Protection." Energy Procedia 30 (2012): 116-124.

Ge, Hanxiao, Gyanender Singh, and Susan C. Mantell. "Fracture behavior of degraded polyethylene thin films for solar thermal applications." Energy Procedia 30 (2012): 783-792.

Briscoe, C.R., Mantell, S.C., Okazaki, T. and J.H. Davidson (2012). “Local Shear Buckling and Bearing Strength in Web Core Sandwich Panels: Model and Experimental Validation,” Engineering Structures, 35, pp. 114-119. DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2011.10.020.

Ali, S.M., Mantell, S.C., and E. Longmire (2011), “Mechanical Performance of Microcantilevers in Liquids,” IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 20 (2), pp. 441-450.

Secord, T.W., Mantell, S.C., and K. Stelson (2011), “Scaling Analysis and a Critical Thickness Criterion for Thermosetting Composites,” ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 133(1) DOI: 10.1115/1.4003338.

Briscoe, C.R., Mantell, S.C., and J.H. Davidson (2010). “Buckling of a Plate on a Pasternak Foundation under Uniform In-Plane Bending Loads,” accepted for publication in the International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics.

Briscoe, C.R., Mantell, S.C., and J.H. Davidson (2010). “Shear Buckling in Foam-Filled Web Core Sandwich Panels using a Pasternak Foundation Model,” Journal of Thin-Walled Structures, 48, pp. 460-468.

Royer, M. Davidson, J.H., Francis, L.F., and Mantell, S.C. (2010). “Shear Induced Removal of Calcium Carbonate Scale from Polypropylene and Copper Tubes,” ASME J. of Solar Energy Engineering, 132(1), 011013-1-9, 2010. Also appeared in ASME Solar 2009 and received Best Paper Award.

Briscoe, C.R., Mantell, S.C., Davidson, J.H., and T. Okazaki (2010). “Design Procedure for Web Core Sandwich Panels for Residential Roofs,” Journal of Sandwich Structures and Materials, 13, pp. 23-58.

Eggen, M., S.C. Mantell, and J.H. Davidson (2010) Mechanical Behavior of Random Fiber Composite Perforated Plates. ASME Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, 132(2).

Okazaki, T., B.J. Siljenberg, C.K. Shield, and S.C. Mantell, (2009) “Web Crippling Strength of a Steel Sandwich Panel with V-Shaped Webs.” Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 65(8-9), pp. 1721-1730.

Wu, C., Mantell, S.C., and J. Davidson, “Subcritical Crack Growth in Orthotropic Polymers.” Polymer Engineering and Science 48(11) pp. 2216-2223, 2008.

Stegmeir, M., Longmire, E., and S. Mantell, “Parametric Effects of Microcantilever Beams on Bubble Flow.” Accepted, in press, Physics of Fluids (2008).

Mittelman, G., Davidson, J. H, Mantell, S.C. and Y. Su, “Prediction of Polymer Tube Life for Solar Hot Water Systems: A Model of Antioxidant Loss,” Solar Energy Journal, 2007, 82, pp 452-461.

Wu, C., Mantell, S.C., and J. Davidson (2008). “Macroscopic Failure of Multilayered Viscoelastic Polymers,” Polymer Engineering and Science, 48(2), pp. 267-276.

Swider, P., Conroy, M., Pedrono, A., Ambard, D., Mantell, S., Soballe, K., and J. Bechtold, “Use of high-resolution MRI for investigation of fluid flow and global permeability in amaterial with interconnected porosity,” Journal of Biomechanics, 40(9), pp. 2112-2118.

Li, Z., Davidson, J., and Mantell, S., "Numerical Simulation of Flow and Heat Transfer of Streamlined Cylinders in Crossflow", Journal of Heat Transfer, 128, 564-570, 2006.

Thomas, D., Mantell, S., Davidson, J., Goldberg, L., and Carmody, J.,, "Analysis of Sandwich Structures for a Self-supporting Residential Roof", ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 128, 338-348, 2006.

Ragoonanan, V., Davidson, J. H., Homan, K. O., and Mantell, S. C. (2005). "The Benefit of Dividing an Indirect Thermal Storage into Two Compartments: Discharge Experiments." Solar Energy Journal, 80(1), pp. 13-31.

Li, Z., Mantell, S., and Davidson, J. (2005). "Mechanical Analysis of Streamlined Tubes with Nonuniform Wall Thickness for Heat Exchangers." Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design, 40(3), pp. 275-285.

Freeman, A., Mantell, S. C., and Davidson, J. (2005). "Mechanical Performance of Polysulfone, Polybutylene, and Polyamide 6,6 in Hot Chlorinated Water." Solar Energy Journal, 79, pp. 624-637. also appeared in Proceedings Solar World Congress, Orlando, FL.

Kearney, M., Davidson, J., and Mantell, S. (2005). "Polymeric Absorbers for Flat Plate Collectors: Can Venting Provide Adequate Overheat Protection?" Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 127(3), pp. 421-424. also appeared in Proceedings Solar World Congress, Orlando, FL.

Li, Z., Davidson, J.H., and Mantell, S.C., (2004), "Heat Transfer Enhancement using Shaped Polymer Tubes: Fin Analysis", Journal of Heat Transfer, 126 (2), pp. 211-218.

Parthasarathy, S., Mantell, S.C., and Stelson, K., (2004), "Estimation, Control and Optimization of Curing in Thick-Sectioned Composite Parts", ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, 126 (December), pp. 1-10.

Wu, C., Mantell, S.C., and Davidson, J., (2004), "Polymers for Domestic Solar Hot Water: Long-term Performance of PB and Nylon 6,6 Tubing in Hot Water", Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 126 (February), pp. 581-586.

Hautamaki, C., Cao, L., Zhou, J., Mantell, S. C., and Kim, T.-S. (2003). "Calibration of MEMS strain Sensors Fabricated on Silicon: Theory and Results." Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 12(5), 720-727.

Naik, T., Longmire, E.K., and Mantell, S.C., (2003), "Dynamic Response of a Cantilever Vibrating in Liquid near a Solid Wall", Sensors and Actuators A, 102(3), 240-254.

Liu, W., Davidson, J., Kulacki, F., and Mantell, S. C. (2003). “Natural Convection of a Horizontal Tube Heat Exchanger Immersed in a Tilted Enclosure.” ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 125(1), 67-75.

Duh, R., Mantell, S. C., Vogel, J. H., and Maier, R. S. (2001). “Optimization of Cure Kinetics Parameter Estimation for Structural Reaction Injection Modeling/Resin Transfer Molding.” Polymer Composites, 22(6), 730-741.

Cao, L., Mantell, S. C., and Polla, D. (2001). “Design and Simulation of an Implantable Medical Drug Delivery System using Microelectromechanical Systems Technology.” Sensors and Actuators A, 94, 117-125.

Arora, S., Davidson, J. H., Burch, J., and Mantell, S. C. (2001). “The Thermal Penalty of an Immersed Heat Exchanger in Integral Collector Storage Systems.” ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 123, 180-186.

Wu, C., Mantell, S. C., and Davidson, J. H. (2001). “A Method for Measuring the Creep Behavior of Pressurized Polymer Tubing.” Experimental Mechanics, 41(4), 368-374.

Sun, W.-C., Mantell, S. C., and Stelson, K. (2001). “Demonstration of Bond Quality Improvement for Closed Loop Real Time Control of Thermoplastic Tape Laying.” Journal of Composite Materials, 35(1), 57-76.

Zurn, B., and Mantell, S. C. (2001). “Nondestructive Evaluation of Laminated Composites Using Raleigh Waves.” Journal of Composite Materials, 35(12), 1026-1044.

Cohen, D., Mantell, S. C., and Zhao, L. (2001). “Effect of Fiber Volume Fraction on Filament Wound Composite Pressure Vessel Strength.” Composites Part B: Engineering, 32, 413-429.

Zhao, L., Mantell, S. C., Cohen, D., and McPeak, R. (2001). “Finite Element Modeling of the Filament Winding Process.” Composite Structures, 52, 499-510.

Cao, L., Kim, T. S., Mantell, S. C., and Polla, D. (2000). “Simulation and Fabrication of Piesoresistive Membrane Type MEMS Strain Gages.” Sensors and Actuators A, 80, 273-279.

Hautamaki, C., Zurn, S., Mantell, S. C., and Polla, D. (2000). “Embedded Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) for Measuring Strain in Composites.” Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 19(4), 268-277.

Raman, R., Mantell, S. C., Davidson, J. H., Wu, C., and Jorgensen, G. (2000). “A Review of Polymer Materials for Solar Water Heating Systems.” Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 122, 92-100.

Liu, W., Davidson, J. H., and Mantell, S. C. (2000). “Analysis of Polymer Heat Exchangers for Solar Water Heating.” ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 122, 84-91.

Mantell, S. C., and Linstrom, E. J. (1999). “Nondestructive Evaluation of Interlaminar Bonding for In Situ Consolidation of Polymer Composites.” Journal of Composite Materials, 33(2), 124-134.

Hautamaki, C., Zurn, S., Mantell, S. C., and Polla, D. (1999). “Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) as Embedded Sensors in Composites.” Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 8(3), 272-279.

Sun, W.-C., Mantell, S. C., and Stelson, K. (1998). “Modeling and Control of the In-Situ Thermoplastic Composite Tape-Laying Process.” Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, 120, 507-515.

Mantell, S. C., Chanda, H., Bechtold, J. E., and Kyle, R. F. (1998). “A Parametric Study of Acetabular Cup Design Variables.” Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 120, 667-675.

Sheard, J., Senft, V., Mantell, S. C., and Raier, R. (1998). “Determination of Fiber Preform Permeability at Edges and Corners.” Polymer Composites, 19(1), 96-105.

Banerjee, A., Sun, L., Mantell, S. C., and Cohen, D. (1998). “Model and Experimental Study of Fiber Motion in Wet Filament Winding.” Composites A, 29A, 251-263.

Chanda, H., Mantell, S. C., Bechtold, J. E., Kyle, R., and Gustilo, R. (1997). “Effect of Holes in Metal Backing on Polyethylene Acetabular Cups.” Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, 5(2), 9-19.

Mantell, S. C., and Hoiness, B. (1996). “Optimized Design of Pultruded Composite Beams.” Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 15(8), 758-778.

Beloy, J., and Mantell, S. C. (1996). “Investigation of Tape Laying Process Parameters.” Journal of Materials Processing and Manufacturing Science, 4, 279-298.

Beloy, J., and Mantell, S. C. (1995). “A Sensor for Tape Laying Process Control: Model, Validation and Case Study.” Journal of Materials Processing and Manufacturing Science, 3(3), 243-256.

Mantell, S. C., Ciriscioli, P. R., and Almen, G. (1995). “Cure Kinetics and Rheology Models for ICI Fiberite 977-3 and 977-2 Thermosetting Resins.” Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 14(8), 847-865.

Mantell, S. C., and Springer, G. S. (1993). “Filament Winding Process Models.” Composite Structures, 27(1 and 2), 141-148.

Mantell, S. C., Wang, Q., and Springer, G. S. (1992). “Processing Thermoplastic Composites in a Press and by Tape Laying-Experimental Results.” Journal of Composite Materials, 2(16), 2378-2401.

Mantell, S. C., and Springer, G. S. (1992). “Manufacturing Process Models for Thermoplastic Composites.” Journal of Composite Materials, 26(16), 2348-2377.