Lei Chen


Phone: (662) 325-3260


Research Interest:
 Advanced numerical methods for fracture modelling of solids and structures
 Multi-physics and multi-scale modelling for energy storage systems
 Multi-scale model integrating phase-field and finite-element methods for additive manufacturing
 Isogeometric analysis for wrinkling and folding of engineering and biological membranes
 Phase-field model coupled with crystal plasticity for microstructure evolution in Mg-, Ti- Ni- alloys

Selected PublicationsTotal Publications by Lei Chen:  8 
Ji, Y. Z., Chen, L., & Chen, L. Q. (2016). Understanding Microstructure Evolution during Additive Manufacturing of Metallic Alloys Using Phase-field Modeling. Book of Thermo-Mechanical Modeling of Additive Manufacturing. Elsevier. [Document]

Chen, L. (2016). Integrating First-Principle Calculation and Phase-field Simulation for Lithium Dendritic Growth on the Anode of a Lithium-ion Battery. Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition IMECE 2016. Phoenix, AZ. 1-7. [Document]

Song, P. C., Yang, T. N., Ji, Y. Z., Wang, Z., Yang, Z. G., Chen, L. Q., & Chen, L. (2016). A Comparison of Fourier Spectral Iterative Perturbation Method and Finite Element Method in Solving Phase-field Equilibrium Equations. Communications in Computational Physics. 21(3), 13-24. [Abstract]

Song, P. C., Liu, W. B., & Chen, L. (2016). Phase-field Modelling of the Martensitic Transformation in Shape Memory Alloy Au30Cu25Zn45. Acta Metall Sin. 52(8), 1000-1008. [Document]

Song, P. C., Ji, Y. Z., & Chen, L. (2016). Phase-field Simulation of Austenite Growth Behavior: Insights into the Austenite Memory Phenomenon. Computational Materials Science. 117, 139-150. [Document]