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Education/Academic qualification

PhD, California Institute of Technology

… → 1981

MS, California Institute of Technology

… → 1977

Engineering Science , BS, University of Illinois at Chicago

… → 1976

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Finite element method Engineering & Materials Science
3D printers Engineering & Materials Science
Fluid structure interaction Engineering & Materials Science
Reproducing Kernel Particle Method Mathematics
Fluids Engineering & Materials Science
Microstructure Engineering & Materials Science
finite element method Physics & Astronomy
Molecular dynamics Engineering & Materials Science

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Grants 2001 2023

Industrial applications
Artificial intelligence
Learning systems
3D printers
Program processors
Flow velocity
3D printers
Ductile fracture
Mechanical testing

Research Output 1978 2019

A cellular automaton finite volume method for microstructure evolution during additive manufacturing

Lian, Y., Gan, Z., Yu, C., Kats, D., Liu, W. K. & Wagner, G. J., May 5 2019, In : Materials and Design. 169, 107672.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3D printers
Finite volume method
Cellular automata
Crystal microstructure
1 Citation (Scopus)

Experimentally validated predictions of thermal history and microhardness in laser-deposited Inconel 718 on carbon steel

Wolff, S. J., Gan, Z., Lin, S., Bennett, J. L., Yan, W., Hyatt, G., Ehmann, K., Wagner, G. J., Liu, W. K. & Cao, J., May 1 2019, In : Additive Manufacturing. 27, p. 540-551 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon steel
3D printers

Finite element simulation of saw-tooth chip in high-speed machining based on multiresolution continuum theory

Li, G., Smith, J. & Liu, W. K., Apr 6 2019, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 101, 5-8, p. 1759-1772 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shear bands
Finite element method

Implementation and application of the multiresolution continuum theory

Li, G., Gao, J., Kafka, O. L., Smith, J. & Liu, W. K., Apr 15 2019, In : Computational Mechanics. 63, 4, p. 631-647 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shear Bands
Shear bands
Length Scale

Large eddy simulation of turbulent flow over and through a rough permeable bed

Lian, Y. P., Dallmann, J., Sonin, B., Roche, K. R., Liu, W. K., Packman, A. & Wagner, G. J., Feb 15 2019, In : Computers and Fluids. 180, p. 128-138 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Large eddy simulation
Turbulent flow
Flow fields
Wall flow