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Professional Activities

  • Associate Editor: Researches and Applications in Mechanical Engineering (Science and Engineering Publishing Co.) 2013-
  • Member of Editorial Board: Journal of Robotics and Mechanical Engineering Research (Verizona Online Publisher, UK) 2017-
  • Member of Editorial Board: Open Applied Mathematics Journal (Bentham Science Publishers) 2007-2013
  • Guest Editor, Journal of Composites Science, Special Issue of Polymer Composites and Fibers (ISSN 2504-477X), 2020-2021.
  • NSF Electronic Proposal Reviewer, EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) Track 4: RPSCoR Research Fellows Competition (RII Track-4), July 12, 2021
  • NSF Electronic Proposal Reviewer, EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) Track 4: RPSCoR Research Fellows Competition (RII Track-4), July 10, 2020
  • Symposium co-organizer, Track 5: Frontiers in Mechanics of Materials: Mechanics of Nanofibers, Nanofiber Networks and Fibrous Materials, Society of Engineering Science (SES) 57th Annual Technical Meeting, Minneapolis, Minnesota, September 28-30, 2020
  • Invited grant proposal reviewer, Office of Research Support (3), Qatar University, Qatar, October, 2019
  • CFI Proposal Review Panelist, the John R. Evans Fund (JELF), Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI),  October 11, 2019
  • NSF Electronic Proposal Reviewer, EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) Track 4: RPSCoR Research Fellows Competition (RII Track-4), June 20, 2019
  • Research proposal reviewer, Office of Research Support, Qatar University, Qatar, December, 2018
  • Proposal Review Panelist, NDSU RCA Small Grant Program, October, 2017
  • Proposal Review Panelist, NDSU Sanford Seed Grant Program, April 2016, 2017, 2018
  • NSF Proposal Review Panelist, Nanomanufacturing Program, March 27, 2017
  • NSF Fellowship Application Review Panelist, Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP), January 9, 2017
  • NSF Proposal Review Panelist, Materials Engineering and Processing Program: Polymer Composites, December 1, 2016
  • Proposal Review Panelist, NDSU Bioinformatics Seed Grant Program, April 2016
  • Award Review Panelist, NDSU Graduate School Ph.D. Dissertation Fellowships, March 2016
  • MBIE Science Peer Reviewer, New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE), New Zealand, 2014
  • Proposal Review Panelist, North Dakota EPSCoR Ph.D. Dissertation Fellowships, April 2014
  • Session Co-Organizer, Mechanics of Soft Materials, Track 10 Mechanics of Solids, Structures and Fluids, ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (2013 IMECE), San Diego, California, November 15-21, 2013
  • NSF Proposal Review Panelist, Materials and Surface Engineering Program, June 18, 2013
  • Award Review panelist, Reaxys Ph.D. Prize Evaluation Committee, Reed Elsevier, Switzerland, 2013
  • NSF Proposal Review Panelist, Nanomanufacturing: Fibers, Composites & Organic Nanostructures, February 11, 2013
  • Session Organizer, Symposium on Multiphysics Simulation and Experiments for Solids (Session: Multiphysics of Nano and Bio-Materials), Track 9 Mechanics of Solids, Structures and Fluids, ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (2012 IMECE), Houston Texas, November 9-15, 2012
  • Co-Organizer, 1st North Dakota Symposium on Fluid Dynamics and Interfacial Phenomena, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, April 25, 2012
  • NSF Proposal Review Panelist, Nanomanufacturing Panel C: Colloids, Fluidics & Bio-Nanostructures, January 13, 2012
  • Researcher, North Dakota Sustainable Energy Research Initiative (SUNRISE) research group (August, 2010 -)
  • CFI Proposal Review Panelist, the Leaders Opportunity Fund (LOF), Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), April 16, 2010
  • Attendee, NSF CAREER Proposal Writing Workshop, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, March 25-26, 2010
  • NSF Proposal Review Panelist, Materials and Surface Engineering Program, December 18, 2009
  • Session Chair, "Active Materials," The 41st Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science SES 2004, Lincoln, NE, October 10-13, 2004
  • Session Chair, "Graduate Student Competition," The 41st Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science SES 2004, Lincoln, NE, October 10-13, 2004

Reviewer for Peer-Refereed Journals (135 Journals & over 550 papers)

  • 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing
  • ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces
  • ACS Applied Energy Materials
  • ACS Applied Nano Materials
  • ACS Applied Polymer Materials
  • ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering
  • ACS Nano
  • ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering
  • Acta Acustica
  • Acta Materialia
  • Advanced Composite Materials
  • Advanced Engineering Materials
  • Advanced Functional Materials
  • Advanced Materials Interfaces
  • Advanced Materials Letters
  • Advanced Science
  • Advanced Renewable Systems
  • Applied Materials Interfaces 
  • Applied Physics Letters
  • ASME Applied Mechanics Review
  • Biomacromolecules
  • Carbohydrate Polymers
  • Carbon
  • Chemical Engineering Communications
  • Chemical Engineering Journal
  • Chemical Engineering Science
  • Chemical Physics Letters
  • ChemPlusChem
  • Coatings
  • Composite Interfaces
  • Composites Part A: Manufacturing and Applied Science
  • Composites Part B: Engineering
  • Composites Science and Technology
  • Current Nanomaterials
  • Current Nanomedicine
  • Current Nanoscience
  • Electrochimica Acta
  • Energy and Environmental Science
  • Energies
  • Engineering Structures
  • E-Polymers
  • European Physics Letters
  • European Polymer Journal
  • Express Polymer Letters
  • Fibers
  • Fibers and Polymers
  • Frontiers in Materials 
  • Fullerenes, Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures
  • Green Processing & Synthesis 
  • International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics
  • International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 
  • International Journal of Engineering Education
  • International Journal of Fracture
  • International Journal of Mechanical Science
  • International Journal of Modeling and Simulation
  • International Journal of Modern Physics B
  • International Journal of Solids and Structures
  • Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association
  • Journal of American Society of Acoustics
  • Journal of Applied and Computational Mechanics
  • Journal of Applied Electrochemistry
  • Journal of Applied Mechanics-Transactions of ASME
  • Journal of Applied Physics
  • Journal of Applied Polymer Science
  • Journal of Biomaterials and Applications
  • Journal of Composite Materials
  • Journal of Elastomers and Plastics
  • Journal of Engineering Materials and Performance
  • Journal of Engineering Mathematics
  • Journal of Experimental Nanoscience
  • Journal of Hazardous Materials
  • Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research
  • Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials
  • Journal of Materials Chemistry A
  • Journal of Materials Chemistry B
  • Journal of Materials Chemistry C
  • Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance
  • Journal of Materials Research
  • Journal of Membrane Science
  • Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
  • Journal of Physical Chemistry
  • Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids
  • Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter
  • Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics
  • Journal of Polymer Engineering
  • Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics
  • Journal of Power Sources
  • Journal of Taiban University of Science
  • Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
  • Langmuir
  • Materials
  • Materials Chemistry A
  • Materials Chemistry and Physics
  • Materials Letters
  • Materials Research
  • Materials Research Bulletin
  • Materials Research Express
  • Materials Science and Engineering C
  • Mathmetics and Mechanics of Solids
  • Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanics Research Communications
  • Molecules
  • New Journal of Chemistry
  • Nanomaterials
  • Nanomedicine
  • Nanoscale
  • Nano-Structure and Nano-Objects
  • Nanotechnology
  • Nature Communications
  • Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal
  • Open Applied Mathematics Journal
  • Open Materials Science Journal
  • Physica Status Solidi (b): Basic Research
  • Polymer
  • Polymer Composites
  • Polymer International
  • Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering
  • Polymers — Open Access Polymer Science Journal
  • Polymer Testing
  • Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
  • Processes
  • Progress in Organic Coatings
  • Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
  • RSC Advances
  • Science and Engineering of Composite Materials
  • Science Reports
  • Smart Materials and Structures
  • SN Applied Sciences
  • Soft Matter
  • Soft Robotics
  • Steel and Composite Structures: An International Journal
  • Surface Coatings Technology
  • Symmetry

Reviewer for Conference Papers, Proceedings & Book Chapters

  • 2019 International Conference on Physics, Mathematics and Statistics (ICPMS2019), Huangzhou, China (May 22-24, 2019)
  • 2018 International Conference on Physics, Mathematics and Statistics (ICPMS2018), Shanghai, China (May 12-14, 2018)
  • 2018 6th International Conference on Metallurgy Technology and Materials (6th ICMTM2018), Xian, China (May 30-31, 2018)
  • 2017 2nd NMCI International Conference on New Material & Chemical Industry (NMCI 2017), Sanya, China (November 18-20, 2017)
  • 2017 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition (124th meeting, June 25-28, Austin, OH)
  • 2017 ebook chapter of Electrospun Nanofibers, Bentham Science Publishers
  • 2015 Book Chapter of Fracture and Damage Mechanics on Materials, Applied Academic Press, Editors: Sabu Thomas, Deepu A. Copakumar, Nandakumar Kalarikal, Maciej Jaroszewski (2005)
  • 2015 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2015) (November 13-19, 2015, Huston, TX)
  • 2013 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (2013 IMECE), San Diego, California, November 15-21, 2013
  • 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2012) (November 9-15, 2012, Huston, TX)
  • 2012 7th ASME International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC7) (June 4-8, 2012, Notre Dame, Indiana)
  • 2012 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition (119th meeting, June 10-13, San Antonio, TX)
  • 2011 Proceeding of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • 2011 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition (118th meeting, June 26-29, Vancouver, Canada)
  • 2011 6th ASME International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC6) (June 13-17, 2011, Corvallis, Oregon)
  • 2010 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition (117th meeting, June 20-23, Louisville, KY)
  • 2009 Proceedings of the MRS Fall Meeting (Boston, MA)
  • 2009 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition (116th meeting, June 14-17, Austin, TX)

NDSU University & ME Departmental Committees

  • Faculty senator, NDSU Faculty Senate, Fall 2021-Spring 2024
  • Member, NDSU University Curriculum (Alternate). Fall 2018-Spring 2020
  • Member, COE Research and Graduate Committee, Fall 2019-Spring 2020
  • Chair, COE Research and Graduate Committee, Fall 2018-Spring 2019
  • Chair, ME ad hoc New Research Assistant Professor Search Committee (Nanotechnology & Energy Conversion/Storage), Summer 2018
  • Member, Scholarship Selection Committee, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2021 -
  • Chair, Scholarship Selection Committee, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Spring 2017-Spring 2021
  • Member, NDSU Equal Opportunity Hearing Panel, Spring 2018-Fall 2019
  • Member, NDSU Technology & Instructional Services Committee, Fall 2016 – Spring 2018
  • Member, NDSU Research Council, Fall 2015 - Spring 2018
  • Member, Promotion & Tenure Evaluation Committee, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2014-Spring 2019
  • Member, Graduate Study Committee, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2014-
  • Member, Academic Affairs Committee, College of Engineering & Architecture, Fall 2011- Spring 2013
  • Member, Materials Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2010-Fall 2016
  • Member, ME ad hoc New Faculty Search Committee (Thermal and Fluids), Fall 2013 – Spring 2014
  • Member, ME ad hoc New Faculty Search Committee (Renewable Composites), Fall 2009 – Spring 2010
  • Member, Scholarship Selection Committee, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2009 - Fall 2016
  • Member, Mechanics Curriculum Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Fall 2008-

Memberships in Professional Organizations

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), member 2019-
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), member 2001-
  • Materials Research Society (MRS), member 2005-
  • American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE), member 2008-2017
  • Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE), member 2002-2005, 2008-2009
  • Acoustical Society of America (ASA), associate member 2004-2005
  • Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM), member 2000-2006

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