Publications

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2021

Baek, C., Martin, A., Poincloux, S., Chen, T., & Reis, M. P., (2021), “Smooth triaxial weaving with naturally curved ribbons“, Phys. Rev. Lett.,  127(10), 104301, Editors’ Suggestion, cover article. [pdf]

Chen, T., Panetta, J., Schaubelt, M., Pauly, M., (2021), “Bistable Auxetic Surface Structures“, ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), 40, 4, Article 39. [pdf]

Ren, Y., Panetta, J., Chen, T., Isvoranu, F., Poincloux, S., Brandt, C., Martin, A., Pauly, M., (2021), “3D Weaving with Curved Ribbons“, ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), 40, 4, Article 127. [pdf]

Panetta, J., Isvoranu, F., Chen, T., Siefert, E., Roman, B., Pauly, M., (2021), “Computational Inverse Design of Surface-based Inflatables“, ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), 40, 4, Article 40. [pdf]

Poincloux, S., Chen, T., Audoly, B., & Reis, M. P., (2021), “Bending Response of a Book with Internal Friction“, Phys. Rev. Lett., 126(21), 218004, Editors’ Suggestion. [pdf]

Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2021), “Computational design of multi-stable, reconfigurable surfaces“, Materials & Design, 205, 109688. [pdf]

Chen, T., Pauly, M., & Reis, M. P., (2021), “Metamaterial with Reprogrammable Mechanical Properties and Stable Memory“, Nature, 589(7842), 386–390. [pdf]

2019

Chen, T., Bilal, R.O., Lang, R., Daraio, C., & Shea, K., (2019),”Autonomous Deployment of a Solar Panel Using an Elastic Origami and Distributed Shape Memory Polymer Actuators“, Physical Review Applied, 11(6), 064069, Editors’ Suggestion. [pdf]

Du Pasquier, C., Chen, T., Tibbits, S., & Shea, K., (2019),”Design and Computational Modeling of a 3D Printed Pneumatic Toolkit for Soft Robotics“, Soft Robotics, 6(5), 657-663. [pdf]

Wagner, M. A., Lumpe, T. S., Chen, T., & Shea, K. (2019), “Programmable, active lattice structures: Unifying stretch-dominated and bending-dominated topologies” Extreme Mechanics Letters, 29: 100461. [pdf]

2018

Chen, T., Bilal, R.O., Shea, K., & Daraio, C. (2018), “Harnessing Bistability for Directional Propulsion of Untethered, Soft Robots“, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 115 (22), 5698-5702. [pdf]

Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2018), “An Autonomous Programmable Actuator and Shape Reconfigurable Structures using Bistability and Shape Memory Polymers“, 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, 5(2), 91-101. [pdf]

Schwarz, J., Chen, T., Shea, K., & Stankovic, T., (2018), “An Efficient Size and Shape Optimization of Large Scale Truss Structures Subject to Stress and Buckling Constraints“, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 58(1), 171-184. [pdf]

Zimmermann, L., Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2018), “Generalizing the Link between 3D Spatial Grammars and Finite Element Analysis for Structural Engineering Design Automation”, Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, 32(2), 189-199.

2017

Wagner, M., Chen, T., & Shea, K., (2017), “Large Shape Transforming 4D Auxetic Structures Using a 3D Printed Shape Memory Polymer“, 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, 4(3), 133-142. [pdf]