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Grail Engine Technologies

Henry R. Busby

 

POSITION:

Professor - Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Ohio State University

W192 Scott Laboratory
201 West 19th Avenue
Columbus, Ohio  43210
 

 

EDUCATION:

Degrees:
Ph.D.         Applied Mechanics, February 1971, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
M.S.          Mechanical Engineering, June 1966, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
B.S.           Mechanical Engineering, June 1963, California State University, Long Beach, California
 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Professor, 1995-Present, Associate Professor, 1987-1995, Assistant professor, 1982-1987:
Responsible for teaching and conducting research in the general areas of machine design, machinery vibrations, computer-aided design, composite materials, finite elements and numerical techniques.

 

North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota
Assistant Professor, 1978-1982:
Responsible for teaching in the general areas of machine design, machinery vibrations, and numerical methods.

 

California State University, Fullerton, California
Lecturer, Civil Engineering, 1976-1978:
Responsible for teaching in the general areas of numerical methods and solid mechanics.

 

Prototype Development Associates, Inc., Santa Ana, California
Dates:  1973-1976
Senior Engineering Specialist in Reentry Systems performing research and development on composite materials used for advanced reentry systems.
Holmes & Narver, Anaheim, California
Date:  1973
Engineering Specialist in the Thermal and Stress Group responsible for generating research projects and conducting research for the Fast Breeder Reactor Program.
Aerospace Corporation, El Segundo, California
Dates:  1972-1973
Engineering Specialist in the Solid Mechanics Department responsible for conducting research on advanced composite materials.
Holmes & Narver, Anaheim, California
Dates:  1970-1972
Engineering Specialist in the Advanced Technology Department responsible for generating and conducting research on containment structures at the Nevada Test Site.
TRW Systems, Redondo Beach, California
Dates:  1965-1970
Member of the Technical Staff in the Structures Department responsible for conducting research of hardened reentry systems.
Rockwell International, Rocketdyne Div., Canoga Park, California
Dates:  1963-1965
Member of the Technical Staff in the Structures Department with responsibility for the structural analysis and testing of rocket engine components.

 

SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES AND ACTIVITIES:

A. Societies (Membership)

American Society of Mechanical Engineers
American Academy of Mechanics

B. Editorial Board

Technical Editor, Experimental Techniques, Society Experimental Mechanics (1997-2000) Associate Technical Editor, Experimental Techniques, Society Experimental Mechanics (1994-1997 )


PUBLICATIONS:

1. Published:

A.Books

 

Rieder, W. and Busby, H. R., Introductory Engineering Modeling Emphasizing Differential Models and Computer Simulations, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1986. (346 pages)  Reprint 1990, Krieger Publishing Company.
 
Trujillo, D. M. and Busby, H. R. Practical Inverse Analysis in Engineering, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, 1997.
 
Collins, J. A., Busby, H. and Staab, G. Mechanical Design of Machine Elements and Machines, Second Edition, John Wiley and Sons, New York, 2010.
 

B. Archival Journals

Busby, H. R. and Weingarten, V. I., "Non-linear Response of a Beam to Periodic Loading," Int. J. Non-linear Mechanics, Vol. 7, pp. 289-303, 1972.
 
Busby, H. R. and Weingarten, V. I., "Response of Nonlinear Beam to Random Excitation," Journal of ASCE, Vol. 99, No. EM1, February 1973, pp. 55-68. Busby, H. R., Smith, D. H., and Bremner, D. F., "Nonlinear Re-entry Motion of a Towed Wire," AIAA Journal, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 483-487, April 1977.
 
Trujillo, D. M. and Busby, H. R., "Finite Element Nonlinear Heat Transfer Using a Stable Explicit Method," Nuclear Engineering and Design, Vol. 44, No. 2, pp. 227-233, November 1977.
 
Trujillo, D. M. and Busby, H. R., "Investigation of Highly Accurate Integration Formulas for Transient Heat Conduction Analysis Using the Conjugate Gradient Method," Int. J. for Numer. Meth. in Eng., Vol. 18, pp. 99-109, 1982.
 
Trujillo, D. M. and Busby, H. R., "Investigation of a Technique for the Differentiation of Empirical Data," ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measures and Controls, Vol. 105, pp. 200-202, September 1983.
 
Busby, H. R. and Trujillo, D. M., "Numerical Solution to a Two-Dimensional Inverse Heat Conduction Problem," Int. J. Num. Meth. Eng., Vol. 21, pp. 349-359, 1985.
 
Busby, H. R. and Trujillo, D. M., "Numerical Experiments with a New Differentiation Filter," ASME J. of Biomechanical Engineering, Vol. 107, pp. 293-299, November 1985.
 
Busby, H. R., Nopporn, C., and Singh, R., "Experimental Modal Analysis of Nonlinear Systems:  A Feasibility Study," Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 180, No. 3, pp. 415-427, August 1986.
 
Shah, J. J., Busby, H. R., and Kinzel, G. L., "Geometry Based Stiffness Parameters for Predicting Approach of Structural Limit Points in Finite Element Studies," ASME Journal of Vibration, Acoustics, Stress, and Reliability in Design, Vol. 108, No. 2, pp. 462-468, October 1986.
 
Schiebel, E. N., Busby, H. R., and Waldron, K. J., "Design of a Mechanical Proximity Sensor," ROBOTICA, Vol. 4/4, pp. 221-227, 1986.
 
Tandy, D. F., Trujillo, D. M., and Busby, H. R., "Solution of Inverse Heat Conduction Problems Using an Eigenvalue Reduction Technique," Numerical Heat Transfer, Vol. 10, pp. 597-617, 1986.
 
Busby, H. R. and Trujillo, D. M., "Solution of an Inverse Dynamics Problem Using an Eigenvalue Reduction Technique," Journal of Computers and Structures, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 109-117, 1987.
 
Vijayakar, S. M., Busby, H. R., and Houser, D. R., "Finite Element Analysis of Quasi-Prismatic Bodies Using Chebyshev Polynomials," Int. J. for Numer. Meth. in Eng., Vol. 24, pp. 1461-1477, 1987.
 
Dohrmann, C. R., Trujillo, D. M., and Busby, H. R., "Smoothing Noisy Data With Dynamic Programming and Generalized Cross-Validation," ASME J. of Biomechanical Engineering, Vol. 110, pp. 37-41, February 1988.
 
Vijayakar, S. M., Busby, H. R., and Houser, D. R., "Linearization of Multi-body Frictional Contact Problems," Journal of Computers and Structures, Vol. 29, No. 4, pp. 569-576, 1988.
 
Trujillo, D. M. and Busby, H. R., "Optimal Regularization of the Inverse Heat Conduction Problem,"  AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 423-427, October 1989.
 
Vijayakar, S., Busby, H.  R., and Wilcox, L., "Finite Element Analysis of Three-Dimensional Conformal Contact With Friction,"  Journal of Computers and Structures, Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 49-61, 1989.
 
Busby, H. R., Dohrmann, C. R., and Trujillo, D. M., "Frequency Analysis of an Optimal Smoothing and Differentiating Filter," Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 361-371, 1989.
 
Hollandsworth, P. E. and Busby, H. R., "Impact Force Identification Using The General Inverse Technique," International Journal of Impact Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 315-322, December 1989.
 
Trujillo, D. M. and Busby, H. R., "A Mathematical Method for the Measurement of Bone Motion with Skin-Mounted Accelerometers," ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, Vol. 112, pp 229-231, May 1990.
 
Gopalakrishnan, R., Vijayakar, S., and Busby, H., "An Iterative Algorithm for Adaptive Element Splitting Using Transition Elements,"  Computer & Structures, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 283-294, 1990.
 
H. R. Busby, "Estimation of State Variables from Measurements," Teorijska I Primenjena Mehanika (Theoretical and Applied Mechanics) 17, pp 37-44, 1991.
 
Woollard, J. E., Blue, T. E., Curran, J. F., Dobelbower, M. C., and Busby, H. R., "An Alpha Autoradographic Technique for Spatial Quantification of Boron-10 Concentrations in Tissue," Nuclear Science and Engineering:  110, pp. 96-103, 1992.
 
Dohrmann, C.R. and Busby, H.R., "Spin Stability of Undamped Flexible Structures Rotating About the Minor Axis," AIAA Journal, Vol. 31, No. 11, pp. 2154-2162, November 1993.   H. R. Busby and N. G. V. Saidiwakar, "Finite Element Analysis of Composites Using Chebyshev Polynomials," J. Computer & Structures, Vol. 49, No. 6, pp. 997-1005, 1993.
 
E. Yau, H. R. Busby, and D. R. Houser, "A Rayleigh-Ritz Approach to Modeling   Bending and Shear Deflections of Gear Teeth," Technical Note, Computer &     Structures, Vol. 50, No. 5, pp. 705-713, 1994.
 
S. Vaidyanathan, H. R. Busby, and D. R. Houser, "A Numerical Approach to the Static Analysis of an Annular Sector  Mindlin Plates with Applications to Bevel Gears Design", Computer & Structures,  Vol. 51, No. 3, pp. 225-266, 1994.
 
H.R. Dorfi and H.R. Busby, “An Effective Curved Composite Beam Finite Element Based on the Hybrid Mixed Formulation,” J. Computer & Structures, Vol. 53, No. 1, pp. 43-52, 1994.
 
H.R. Busby, “Nonlinear Inverse Problem,” Teorijska I Primenjena Mechanika, (Theoretical and Applied Mechanics) 20, pp. 43-51, 1994.
 
J.R. Dydo and H.R. Busby, “Elasticity Solutions for Constant and Linearly Varying Loads Applied to a Rectangular Surface Patch on the Elastic Half Space,” Journal of Elasticity, Vol. 38, No. 2, pp. 153-163, February 1995.
 
H.R. Dorfi, H.R. Busby, and M. Jessen “Ultrasonic Stress Measurements Based on the Generalized Acoustic Ratio Technique,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 33, No. 8, March 1996.
 
H.R. Dorfi, H.R. Busby, and M. Jessen “ Acoustoelasticity Ultrasonic Stress Field Reconstruction,” Journal of Experimental Mechanics, Vol. 36, No. 4, December 1996.
 
H.R. Busby and D.M. Trujillo, “Optimal Regularization of an Inverse Dynamics Problem, “ J. Computer and Structures, Vol. 63, No. 2, pp, 243-248, 1997.
 
J.R. Dydo and H.R. Busby, “An Improved Alogrithm for Developing ‘Special’ Finite Element Shape Functions,” Communication in Numerical Mehtods in Engineering, Vol. 13, pp. 687-693,1997.
 
Y. Liu and H.R. Busby, “p-Version Hybrid/Mixed Finite Element Method,” Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 30, pp. 325-333, 1998.
 
R.M. Hoffman and H.R. Busby, “Stress Based Convergence Analysis for p-Adaptive Hierarchical Finite Element Analysis,” Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 34, pp. 25-35, 2000.

 

COURSES TAUGHT:

A. University - Course Number and Title (Level)
The Ohio State University (1982- Present)

ME 250 Numerical Methods in Mechanical Engineering (U)
ME 294 Introduction to Mechanical Engineering (U)
ME 561 Principles of Machine Design II (U)
ME 562 Principles of Machine Design III (U)
ME 563 Principles of Machine Design IV (U)
ME 564 Senior Design Group Project (UG)
ME 662 Introduction to Mechanics of Composite Structures (UG)
ME 661 Optimization in Mechanical Design (UG)
ME 664 Computer Aided Design (UG)
ME 694 Group Studies in Mechanical Engineering (UG)
ME 694B Applied Finite Element (UG)
ME 694B Application of Dynamic Programming to Mechanical Engineering Problems (UG)
ME 761 Optimization in Mechanical Design (UG)
ME 762 Structural Composites (UG)
ME 763 Advanced Strength of Materials (UG)
ME 860 Advanced Mechanical Design (G)
ME 861 Stress Analysis of Machinery (G)
ME 862 Advanced Mechanics of Structural Composites (G)
ME 894 Group Studies in Mechanical Engineering (G)
ME 999 Research in Mechanical Engineering (G)

 

North Dakota State University (1978-1982)  

ME AM 107 Introduction to Engineering Methods (U)
ME AM 201 Statics (U)
ME AM 202 Dynamics (U)
ME AM 441 Machine Design (U)
ME AM 442 Mechanics of Machinery (U)
ME AM 443 Theory of Vibrations (U)
ME AM 496 Analysis of Machine Elements (U)
ME AM 542 Advanced Strength of Materials (G) California State
CE 205 Digital Computation (U)


California State University-Fullerton (1976-1978)

CE 302 Dynamics (U)
CE 509 Theory of Plates and Shells (G)
CE 512 Theory of Elasticity (G)
CE 533 Matrix Analysis of Structures (G)
CE 537 Earthquake Engineering (G)
CE 549 Theory of Elastic Stability (G)

 

B. Short Courses

"An Introduction to Computer-Graphics and Computer-Aided Engineering," The Ohio State University, July 23-26, 1984, Instructor.
"An Introduction to Computer-Aided Design and Computer Graphics," The Ohio State University, September 13-14, 1982, Instructor.