Mechanical Engineering


Roselita Fragoudakis

Academic Title

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering

  • Composites and Polymers
  • Materials Science
  • Solid Mechanics

-Modeling and optimization of automotive suspension systems.
-Design and optimization of Fiber Reinforced Laminates for Cyclic Loading Applications.

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University
  • M.E., Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University
  • B.S.M.E., Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University

  • Energy Harvesting
  • Fatigue
  • Fiber-Reinforced Plastic
  • Steel Microstructures
  • Suspension Systems

“Failure Concepts in Fiber Reinforced Plastics,” R. Fragoudakis, Failure Analysis and Prevention, ed. Prof. Dr. Aidy Ali, ISBN 978-953-51-5230-9, November 2017.

“A Computational Analysis of the Energy Harvested by GFRP and NFRP Laminated Beams Under Cyclic Loading,” R. Fragoudakis, J. A. Gallagher, and V. Kim, Procedia Engineering, Vol. 200, pp. 221-228, 2017.

“Optimizing the Development and Manufacturing of 56SiCr7 Leaf Springs,” R. Fragoudakis, G. Savaidis, and N. Michailidis, International Journal Of Fatigue, Vol. 103, pp. 168-175, 2017.