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Dr Eliana Bortot


Department: Mechanical and Construction Engineering


Engineering PhD December 17 2015

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Analysis of multilayer electro-active tubes under different constraints, Bortot, E. 1 Jan 2019, In: Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures
  • Nonlinear dynamic response of soft thick-walled electro-active tubes, Bortot, E. 1 Oct 2018, In: Smart Materials and Structures
  • Prismatic bifurcations of soft dielectric tubes, Bortot, E., Shmuel, G. 1 Mar 2018, In: International Journal of Engineering Science
  • Topology optimization of dielectric elastomers for wide tunable band gaps, Bortot, E., Amir, O., Shmuel, G. 15 Jun 2018, In: International Journal of Solids and Structures
  • Analysis of multilayer electro-active spherical balloons, Bortot, E. Apr 2017, In: Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids
  • Tuning sound with soft dielectrics, Bortot, E., Shmuel, G. 1 Apr 2017, In: Smart Materials and Structures
  • Analysis of viscoelastic soft dielectric elastomer generators operating in an electrical circuit, Bortot, E., Denzer, R., Menzel, A., Gei, M. 1 Jan 2016, In: International Journal of Solids and Structures
  • Harvesting energy with load-driven dielectric elastomer annular membranes deforming out-of-plane, Bortot, E., Gei, M. 1 Dec 2015, In: Extreme Mechanics Letters
  • Optimal energy harvesting cycles for load-driven dielectric elastomer generators under equibiaxial deformation, Bortot, E., Gei, M., deBotton, G. Nov 2015, In: Meccanica
  • Optimization of Load-driven Soft Dielectric Elastomer Generators, Bortot, E., Springhetti, R., DeBotton, G., Gei, M. 2015, In: Procedia IUTAM


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