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Pingsha Dong

Pingsha Dong

Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Professor, Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
Director, Welded Structures Laboratory


218 NAME
2600 Draper, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2145

Phone: (734) 615-7484

Research Interests

Advanced design and analysis methods for fabricated structures; geometric discontinuity, and residual stresses; fracture mechanics based Engineering Critical Assessment (FFS) methodologies for life extension of aging structures through Fitness-for-Service (FFS) based, inspection, assessment, repair, and monitoring; Advanced computational computational procedures for integrated evaluation of material characteristics, manufacturing process effects, and structural performance; Novel analysis methods for characterizing residual stresses and distortions in welded structures and effective mitigation techniques

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