Nishant Kumar, Associate Teaching Professor

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM

129 Toomey Hall
Missouri University of Science and Technology
400 West 13th Street

Rolla, MO  65409-0050

(573) 341-7215
Fax: (573) 341-4607

Research Interests:

Nonlinear Dynamics and Vibrations, study of deterministic and random dynamical systems, model order reduction, theoretical modeling and numerical computation, structural dynamics

Teaching Interests:

Undergraduate Courses:

1) Statics; 2) Dynamics; 3) Vibrations; 4) Fluid Mechanics;

5) Thermodynamics; 6) Modeling of dynamical systems;

7) Engineering Analysis; 8)  Numerical methods; 9) Energy Methods (Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Mechanics)

Graduate Courses:

1) Advance Dynamics; 2) Advance Vibrations; 3) Non-linear dynamics and chaos theory

Curriculum Vitae