Eliot Fried

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Eliot Fried
Professor
Ph.D. Applied Mechanics, California Institute of Technology, 1991
M.S. Applied Mathematics, California Institute of Technology, 1989
A.B. (Honors) University of California at Berkeley, 1981
 

Professional Experience

  • Professor, Mathematics, Mechanics, and Materials Unit, Okinawa Institute of Technology, 2014–present
  • Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington, 2011–2012, 2013–2014
  • Professor and Tier 1 Canada Research Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 2008–2013
  • Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Washington University in St. Louis, 2006–2008
  • Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Washington University in St. Louis, 2002–2006
  • Associate Professor, Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1999–2003
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1995–1999
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1992–1995

Awards

  • North British Differential Equations Seminar Speaker, 2012
  • Recipient of China’s 1000 Scholars Foreign Specialist Plan, 2011 (declined in favor of appointment at OIST)
  • Midwest Mechanics Seminar Speaker, 2011–2012
  • Tier 1 Canada Research Chair, 2008–2014
  • Critical Research Initiatives Grant, University of Illinois, 2001–2003
  • Fellow, Center for Advanced Study, University of Illinois, 1999–2000
  • Research Initiation Award, National Science Foundation, 1993–1996
  • Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, National Science Foundation, 1992–1995
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 1992–1993 (declined in favor of tenure-track appointment)
  • Charles Lee Powell Graduate Fellowship, California Institute of Technology, 1990–1991
  • Graduate Scholarships, California Institute of Technology, 1986–1990

Service

  • Board of Directors, Society of Engineering Science, 2011–2013
  • Editorial Board Memberships
    • International Journal of Plasticity, 2004–2007
    • Journal of Elasticity, 2000–present
    • Journal of Nonlinear Science, 2017–present
    • Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids, 2005–present
    • Meccanica, 2012–present
    • Mechanics of Materials, 2018–present
    • SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics, 2006–2017
    • Transactions of Mathematics and its Applications, 2017–present

Select Publications  (link for complete list)

  • J. Schönke, E. Fried. Single degree of freedom everting ring linkages with Möbius topology, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (in press).
  • G.G. Giusteri, E. Fried. Importance and effectiveness of representing the shapes of Cosserat rods and framed curves as paths in the special Euclidean algebra, Journal of Elasticity 132 (2018), 43–65. (doi:10.1007/s10659-017-9656-z)
  • Y.-C. Chen, R. Fosdick, E. Fried. Issues concerning isometric deformations of planar regions to curved surfaces, Journal of Elasticity 132 (2018), 1–42. (doi:10.1007/s10659-017-9662-1)
  • Y.-C. Chen, R. Fosdick, E. Fried. Isometric deformations of unstretchable material surfaces, a spatial variational treatment, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 116 (2018), 290–322. (doi:10.1016/j.jmps.2018.03.020)
  • Y.-C. Chen, R. Fosdick, E. Fried. Issues concerning isometric deformations of planar regions to curved surfaces, Journal of Elasticity (in press). (doi:10.1007/s10659-017-9662-1)
  • A. Panchenko, D. Hinz, E. Fried. Spatial averaging of a dissipative particle dynamics model for active suspensions, Physics of Fluids 30 (2018), 033301-1–21. (doi:10.1063/1.5024746)
  • S.D. Janssens, V. Chaurasia, E. Fried, Effect of surface tension imbalance on a partly submerged cylinder, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 830 (2017), 369–386. (doi:10.1017/jfm.2017.537)
  • G.G. Giusteri, P. Podio-Guidugli, E. Fried, Continuum balances from extended Hamiltonian dynamics, Journal of Chemical Physics 146 (2017), 224102. (doi:10.1063/1.4984823)
  • S.D. Janssens, S. Koizumi, E. Fried. Behavior of self-propelled acetone droplets in a Leidenfrost state on liquid substrates, Physics of Fluids 29 (2017), 031203. (doi:10.1063/1.4977442)
  • G. G. Giusteri, L. Lussardi, E. Fried, Solution of the Kirchhoff–Plateau problem, Journal of Nonlinear Science 27 (2017), 1043–1063. (doi:10.1007/s00332-017-9359-4)
  • Y.-C. Chen, E. Fried. Möbius bands, unstretchable material sheets, and developable surfaces, Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series A, Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences 472 (2016), 20150760. (doi:10.1098/rspa.2015.0760)
  • N. Rotundo, T.-Y. Kim, W. Jiang, L. Heltai, E. Fried. Error estimates of a B-spline based finite-element method for wind-driven ocean circulation, Journal of Scientific Computing 69 (2016), 430–459. (doi:10.1007/s10915-016-0201-1)
  • G. G. Giusteri, P. Franceschini, E. Fried. Instability paths in the Kirchhoff–Plateau problem, Journal of Nonlinear Science 26 (2016), 1097–1132. (doi:10.1007/s00332-016-9299-4)
  • D. M. Kleiman, D. F. Hinz, Y. Takato, E. Fried. Influence of material stretchability on the equilibrium shape of a Möbius band, Soft Matter 12 (2016), 3750–3759. (doi:10.1039/c5sm02188j)
  • D. F. Hinz, T.-Y. Kim, A. Panchenko, E. Fried. Particle-based simulations of self-motile suspensions, Computer Physics Communications 196 (2015), 45–57. (doi:10.1016/j.cpc.2015.05.014)
  • Y.-C. Chen, R. Fosdick, E. Fried. Representation for a smooth isometric mapping from a connected planar domain to a surface, Journal of Elasticity 119 (2015), 335–350. (doi:10.1007/s10659-015-9521-x)
  • B. Seguin, E. Fried. Stable and unstable helices: soap films in cylindrical tubes, Calculus of Variations and Partial Differential Equations 54 (2015), 969–988. (doi:10.1007/s00526-014-0813-y)
  • D. F. Hinz, A. Panchenko, T.-Y. Kim, E. Fried. Motility versus fluctuations: mixtures of self-propelled and passive particles, Soft Matter 10 (2014), 9082–9089. (doi:10.1039/c4sm01562b)
  • A. Biria, E. Fried. Buckling of a soap film spanning a flexible loop resistant to bending and twisting, Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series A, Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences 470 (2014), 20140368. (doi:10.1098/rspa.2014.0368)
  • B. Seguin, E. Fried. Roughening it — Evolving irregular domains and transport theorems, Mathematical Models and Methods in Applied Sciences 24 (2014), 1729–1779. (doi: 10.1142/S0218202514500067)
  • Y.-C. Chen, E. Fried. Stability and bifurcation of a soap film spanning a flexible loop. Journal of Elasticity 116 (2014), 75–100. (doi: 10.1007/s10659-013-9458-x)
  • B. Seguin, E. Fried. Microphysical derivation of the Canham–Helfrich free-energy density, Journal of Mathematical Biology 68 (2014), 647–665. (doi: 10.1007/s00285-013-0647-9)
  • A. Biria, M. Maleki, E. Fried. Continuum theory for the edge of an open lipid bilayer, Advances in Applied Mechanics 46 (2013), 1–68. (doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-396522-6.00001-3)
  • M. Maleki, E. Fried. Stability of discoidal high-density lipoprotein particles, Soft Matter 9 (2013), 9991–9998. (doi: 10.1039/c3sm51955d)
  • M. Maleki, E. Fried, Multidomain and ground-state configurations of two-phase vesicles, Journal of the Royal Society Interface 10 (2013), 20130112. (doi: 10.1098/​rsif.2013.0112)
  • B. Seguin, E. Fried. Statistical foundations of liquid-crystal theory—II. Macroscopic balance laws, Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis 207 (2013), 1–37. (doi: 10.1007/s00205-012-0551-2)
  • E. Fried, M. E. Jabbour. Dynamical equations for the contact line of an evaporating or condensing sessile drop, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 703 (2012), 204–237. (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2012.209)
  • Y.-C. Chen, E. Fried, D. A. Tortorelli. Stability of a thin elastic film close to a rigid plate, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 60 (2012), 904–920. (doi: 10.1016/j.jmps.2012.01.011)
  • T.-Y. Kim, J. Dolbow, E. Fried. The Navier–Stokes-αβ equations as a platform for a spectral multigrid method to solve the Navier–Stokes equations, Computers and Fluids 44 (2011), 102–110. (doi: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2010.12.016)
  • F. P. Duda, A. C. Souza, E. Fried. Solvent uptake and cavitation, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 59 (2011), 2341–2354. (doi: 10.1016/j.jmps.2011.08.003)
  • E. Puntel, L. Deseri, E. Fried. Wrinkling of a stretched thin sheet, Journal of Elasticity 105 (2011), 137–170. (doi: 10.1007/s10659-010-9290-5)
  • E. Fried. New insights into the classical mechanics of particle systems, Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems, Series A 28 (2010), 1469–1504. (doi: 10.3934/dcds.2010.28.1469)
  • E. L. Elson, E. Fried, J. E. Dolbow, G. M. Genin. Phase separation in biological membranes: integration of theory and experiment, Annual Review of Biophysics 39 (2010), 207–226. (doi: 10.1146/annurev.biophys.093008.131238)
  • M. E. Gurtin, E. Fried, L. Anand, The Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Continua. Cambridge University Press, 2010.
  • O. Shklyaev, A. Q. Shen, E. Fried. Stability of a sharp uniaxial-isotropic phase interface, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 339 (2009), 502–510. (doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2009.06.065)
  • E. Fried, M. E. Gurtin. Gradient nanoscale polycrystalline elasticity: Intergrain interactions and triple-junction conditions, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 57 (2009), 1749–1779. (doi: 10.1016/j.jmps.2009.06.004)
  • E. Fried. Sharp-interface nematic-isotropic phase transformations with flow, Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis 190 (2008), 227–265. (doi: 10.1007/s00205-007-0107-z)
  • E. Fried, M. E. Gurtin. A continuum mechanical theory for turbulence: a generalized Navier–Stokes-α equation with boundary conditions, Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics 22 (2008), 433–470. (doi: 10.1007/s00162-008-0083-4)
  • E. Fried, M. E. Gurtin. Thermomechanics of the interface between a body and its environment, Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics 19 (2007), 253–271. (doi: 10.1007/s00161-007-0053-x)
  • O. E. Shklyaev, E. Fried. Stability of an evaporating thin liquid film, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 584 (2007), 153–187. (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022112007006350)
  • Y.-C. Chen, E. Fried. Uniaxial nematic elastomers: constitutive framework and a simple application, Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series A, Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences 462 (2006), 1295–1314. (doi: 10.1098/rspa.2005.1585)
  • E. Fried, M. E. Gurtin. A unified treatment of evolving interfaces accounting for deformation and atomic transport with emphasis on grain-boundaries and epitaxy, Advances in Applied Mechanics 40 (2004), 1–177. (doi: 10.1016/S0065-2156(04)40001-5)
  • E. Fried. An elementary molecular-statistical basis for the Mooney and Rivlin–Saunders theories of rubber elasticity, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 50 (2002), 571–582. (doi: 10.1016/S0022-5096(01)00086-2)
  • E. Fried, R. E. Todres. Prediction of disclinations in nematic elastomers, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 98 (2001), 14773–14777. (doi: 10.1073/pnas.261395098)
  • E. Fried, S. Sellers. The Debye theory of rotary diffusion: history, derivation, and general- izations, Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis 158 (2001), 1–27. (doi: 10.1007/PL00004240)
  • E. Fried, M. E. Gurtin. Coherent solid-state phase transitions with atomic diffusion: a thermomechanical treatment, Journal of Statistical Physics 95 (1999), 1361–1427. (doi: 10.1023/A:1004535408168)