Corina Sandu

Professor & Associate Department Head for Graduate Studies

(540) 231-7467
107 Randolph Hall – 0710
460 Old Turner Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061
csandu@vt.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Iowa, Mechanical Engineering, 2000
  • M.S., University of Iowa, Mechanical Engineering,1995
  • Engineering Diploma, Bucharest Polytechnic Institute, Mechanics, 1991
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107 Randolph Hall – 0710 Marker-48

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  • Research

    • Modeling and simulation of multibody dynamics systems
    • Treatment of uncertainties
    • Parameter estimation
    • Multibody dynamics systems optimizations
    • On-road and off-road, wheeled and tracked vehicle dynamics
    • Tire and track modeling
    • Terramechanics (vehicle-terrain interaction)
    • Modeling of stochastic terrain profile and soil characteristics
    • Rail dynamics, wheel-rail contact and friction modeling, and train suspension modeling
    • Vibrations and control of mechanical systems.

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