Heat transfer and flow phenomena in materials processing; mathematical modeling of manufacturing processes; mechanics of materials; finite element analysis; polymeric composite manufacturing; mechanics of composite materials.
Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Xi, and Bell Labs Fellowship
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan 1982
M.S.E., Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan 1976
B.S.E., Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan 1973
Loos, A. C., "Modeling the Vacuum Assisted Resin Transfer Molding Process for Fabrication of Fiber/Metal Hybrid Laminates," Annual Report Cooperative Agreement Number NNX07AC78A, January 2, 2007 December 2, 2007, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, December, 2007.
Loos, A. C., R. J. Cano, B. J. Jensen, S. J. Hales and J. A. Alexa, "Modeling of Vacuum Assisted Resin Transfer Molding Processes," in CD proceedings of NASA Fundamental Aeronautics 2007 Annual Meeting, October 30 November 1, 2007, New Orleans, LA, NASA, Washington, DC, 2007.