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Craig Maloney

Associate Professor,  Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

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  • 271 SN
  • 617.373.6255

Research Focus

Modeling, simulation, and theory of nanoscale mechanics, soft matter, and glasses and amorphous materials.

Education

  • PhD (2005), Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara

Honors & Awards

  • 2011 NSF CAREER Award

Professional Affiliations

  • American Physical Society
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Materials Research Society
  • The Minerals Metals and Materials Society
  • Society of Rheology

Research Overview

Modeling, simulation, and theory of nanoscale mechanics, soft matter, and glasses and amorphous materials.

Selected Publications

  • A. Garg, A. Acharya, C.E. Maloney, A Study of Conditions for Dislocation Nucleation in Coarser-than-Atomistic Scale Models, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 75,  2015, 76–92
  • K.M. Salerno, C.E. Maloney, M.O. Robbins, Avalanches in Strained Amorphous Solids: Does Inertia Destroy Critical Behavior?, Physical Review Letters, 109, 2012, e105703
  • A. Hasan, C.E. Maloney, Inferring Elastic Properties of an fcc Crystal from Displacement Correlations: Sub-Space Projection and Statistical Artifacts, Physical Review E 90, 87(5-1), 2012, e062309
  • A. Hasan, C.E. Malonewy, Saddle-node Scalings in Homogeneous Dislocation Nucleation, International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering 10, 2012, 101-108
  • D. Kaya, N. Green, C.E. Maloney, M.F. Islam, Density Invariant Vibrational Modes in Disordered Colloidal Crystals, Physical Review E, 83(5), 2011, e051404
  • K. Karimi, C.E. Maloney, Local Anisotropy in Globally Isotropic Granular Packings, Physical Review Letters, 107, 2011, e268001

Oct 26, 2015

Maloney Featured on Cover

MIE Associate Professor Craig Maloney’s research was featured on the back cover of Soft Matter for his article on "Gelation and mechanical response of patchy rods".

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