Patents

“Process for the Determination of Volumes of Vacuum Chambers and Equilibrium Times for a Vacuum System”, Zayd Leseman, Khawar Abbas, Mirza Elahi, Arash K. Mousavi, Edison Lima, and Stephen Moya, WIPO Patent Application #: WO 2015/054044 A2

“Real-time Interferometry Systems”, Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd Leseman. (submitted).

Book Chapters

Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C. Leseman, Chapter: Basic MEMS Actuators. Bharat Bhushan, “Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology”, Springer. 2012, Pages 173-185, ISBN 978-90-481-9750-7, DOI: 10.1007/978-90-481-9751-4

Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C. Leseman, Chapter: Basic MEMS Actuators. Bharat Bhushan, “Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology”, Springer. 2012, Pages 173-185, ISBN 978-90-481-9750-7, DOI: 10.1007/978-90-481-9751-4

Journal Publications

Arash K. Mousavi, Khawar Abbas, Mirza Mohammad Mahbube Elahi, Edison Lima, Stephen Moya, Joseph Daniel Butner, Denise Pinon, Adeeko Benga, Behnam K. Mousavi, Zayd C. Leseman. “Pulsed Vacuum and Etching Systems: Theoretical Design Considerations for a Pulsed Vacuum System and its Application to XeF2 Etching of Si”, Vacuum 109 (2014), pp. 216-222. DOI: 10.1016/j.vacuum.2014.07.028, Impact Factor: 1.249

Arash K. Mousavi, Mark A. Atwater, Behnam K. Mousavi, Mohammad Jalalpour, Mahmoud Reda Taha and Zayd C. Leseman. “Mechanical and Electrical Characterization of Entangled Networks of Carbon NanoFibers”, Materials 2014, 7(6), 4845-4853; DOI:10.3390/ma7064845, Impact Factor: 1.879

Arash K. Mousavi, Maheshwar R. Kashamolla and Zayd C. Leseman. “Improved Model for the Adhesion of μcantilevers: Theory and Experiments”. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Volume 23, Issue 11, November 2013. DOI: 10.1088/0960-1317/23/11/115011. Impact Factor: 1.790

Mark A. Atwater, Arash K. Mousavi, Zayd C. Leseman and Jonathan Phillips. “Synthesis and Characterization of Fibrous Carbon Foam”. Carbon. June 2013, Volume 57, Pages 363 - 370. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2013.01.084. Impact Factor: 6.350

Conference Publications

Maheshwar Kashamolla, Drew Goettler, Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C. Leseman. “Mode II Measurements for Stiction Failed MEMS Devices”. In: Proceedings of ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, (IMECE2010-39013), Volume 10: Micro and Nano Systems, Pages 63-69. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, November 12-18, 2010. DOI:10.1115/IMECE2010-39013

Arash K. Mousavi, Seyedhamidreza Alaie, Maheshwar R. Kashamolla and Zayd Chad Leseman. “Nonlinear Approach for Strain Energy Release Rate in Micro Cantilevers”. In: Proceedings of ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, (IMECE2010-38905), Volume 10: Micro and Nano Systems, Pages 51-56. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, November 12-18, 2010. DOI:10.1115/IMECE2010-38905

Seyedhamidreza Alaie, Arash K. Mousavi, Mehmet Su, and Zayd C. Leseman, “Finite Element Modeling of a Phononic Crystal Operating at Gigahertz Frequencies”. In: Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, (IMECE2010-39005), Volume 13: Sound, Vibration and Design, Pages 389-394. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, November 12-18, 2010

Maheshwar R. Kashamolla, Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C. Leseman. “Mode I and Mixed Mode I and II Measurements for Stiction Failed MEMS Devices”. In: Proceedings of ASME 2009 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, (IMECE2009-11531), Volume 12: Micro and Nano Systems, Parts A and B, Pages 25-31. Lake Buena Vista, Florida, November 13-19, 2009. DOI:10.1115/IMECE2009-11531

S. Alavi-Soltani, S. Sabzevari, Arash K Mousavi, B. Minaie. “Modeling of Gelation and Vitrification Points for Polymer Composites Using Shear Rheometry”, In: Proceedings of International SAMPE Symposium And Exhibition, SAMPE 54th Symposium. Baltimore, Maryland, May, 2009. ISBN: 1934551058, Available on CD-ROM. ISBN: 978-1-934551-05-9, Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering

S. Alavi-Soltani, Arash K Mousavi, S. Sabzevari, B. Minaie. “Material State Modeling During Combined Ramp and Isothermal Cure Cycles for Polymer Composites Using Shear Rheometry and Thermal Analysis”. In: Proceedings of International SAMPE Symposium And Exhibition, SAMPE 54th Symposium. Baltimore, Maryland, May, 2009. ISBN: 1934551058, Available on CD-ROM. ISBN: 978-1-934551-05-9, Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering

Conference Talks

Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C Leseman, “Effects of Residual Stresses and Loading on the Critical Strain Energy Release Rate of Peel Tested micro-cantilevers”. In: ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering, Congress & Exposition, Denver, Colorado, November 11–17, 2011

Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C Leseman, “Mixed Mode I and II Strain Energy Release Rate For Large Deflections on Poly Silicon Micro Cantilevers”. In: SEM 2011 Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Uncasville, Connecticut, June 13-16, 2011

Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C Leseman, “Strain Energy Release Rate and Stress Intensity Factors For Mode II Crack Development of Poly-Silicon micro Cantilevers”. In: SEM 2011 Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Uncasville, Connecticut, June 13-16, 2011

Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C Leseman, “Strain Energy Release Rate and Stress Intensity Factor Correlation for poly silicon Micro Cantilever”, In: SEM 2011 Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Uncasville, Connecticut, June 13-16, 2011

Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C Leseman, “Nondestructive repeatable stiction repair for polysilicon micro-cantilevers”, In: SEM 2011 Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Uncasville, Connecticut, June 13-16, 2011

Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C Leseman, “Transient Vibrations of Stiction Failed Micro Cantilever and Dynamic Crack Propagation”, In: SEM 2011 Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Uncasville, Connecticut, June 13-16, 2011

Arash K. Mousavi and Zayd C Leseman, “Nonlinear Fracture Mechanics Model for Mode I & Mode II Stiction Failure”, In: AVS 57th International Symposium & Exhibition, Albuquerque, New Mexico, October 17-22, 2010

Arash K Mousavi, Farshad Barazandeh and Mohammad Hassan Ghaffari Saadat. “Synthesis of a Complete Sagittal Gait for a Four-Link Biped”, In: 4th International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics (ICAMEM 2008), Sousse, Tunisia, December 16-18, 2008

Arash K Mousavi and Farshad Barazandeh, “Complete Sagittal Gait Synthesis of a Biped Vehicle With a Passenger Cabin”, In: Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering Forum 2008 (CSME/SCGM), Ottawa, Canada. June 5-7, 2008

Posters

Arash K. Mousavi, Zayd C. Leseman, “Stiction failure of Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Devices”, In: ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering, Congress & Exposition, Denver, Colorado, November 11–17, 2011. Poster abstract