Ryan Berke

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Faculty


Ryan  Berke

Contact Information

Office Location: ENGR 419P
Phone: 435-797-8184
Email: ryan.berke@usu.edu
Website: http://www.berkelab.com/
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Educational Background

PhD, Mechanical Engineering, The Ohio State University, 2013
Mechanical Characterization of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Electrolytes with Honeycomb Support
BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, 2008

Awards

Young Investigator Award, 2019

AFOSR - Agile Science for Test & Evaluation

MAE Outstanding Graduate Research Mentor, 2020

Mechanical and Aerospace Engr

Campus-wide Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor, 2019

Utah State University

ENGR Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor, 2019

USU College of Engineering

MAE Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor, 2019

Mechanical and Aerospace Engr

MAE Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor, 2018

Mechanical and Aerospace Engr

MAE Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor, 2017

Mechanical and Aerospace Engr

MAE Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor, 2016

Mechanical and Aerospace Engr


Publications | Books

  • Silberstein, M., Amirkhizi, A., Beese, A.M, Berke, R.B, Pataky, G., (2019). Challenges in Mechanics of Time Dependent Materials, Fracture, Fatigue, Failure and Damage Evolution, Volume 2. Proceedings of the 2019 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics
  • Carroll, J., Hazeli, K., Berke, R.B, Pataky, G., Beese, A.M, Xia, S., (2018). Fracture, Fatigue, Failure, and Damage Evolution, Volume 6. Proceedings of the 2018 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics
  • Carroll, J., Hazeli, K., Berke, R.B, Pataky, G., Beese, A.M, Xia, S., (2017). Fracture, Fatigue, Failure, and Damage Evolution, Volume 9. Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics
  • Zehnder, A.T, Carroll, J., Hazeli, K., Berke, R.B, Pataky, G., Cavalli, M., Beese, A.M, Xia, S., (2016). Fracture, Fatigue, Failure, and Damage Evolution, Volume 8. Proceedings of the 2016 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Journal Articles

Academic Journal

  • Berke, R., Walter, M.E, (2016). Using Specimen Geometry to Distinguish Between Flexural and Torsional Modes when Determining Elastic Material Properties via Sonic Resonance. Journal of Testing and Evaluation
  • Berke, R., Sebastian, C.M, Chona, R., Patterson, E.A, Lambros, J., (2015). High Temperature Vibratory Response of Hastelloy-X: Stereo-DIC Measurements and Image Decomposition Analysis. Experimental Mechanics, Online:Online, 1-13. doi: 10.1007/s11340-015-0092-3
  • Berke, R., Lambros, J., (2014). Ultraviolet Digital Inage Correlation (UV-DIC) for High Temperature Applications. Review of Scientific Instruments, 85:045121, doi: 10.1063/1.4871991
  • Berke, R., Walter, M.E, (2013). Meso-scale stress response of thin ceramic membranes with honeycomb support. International Journal of Mechanics of Materials in Design, 10:1, 53-64. doi: 10.1007/s10999-0L3-9230-1
  • Berke, R., Walter, M.E, (2013). Mechanical Characterization of Thin SOFC Electrolytes with Honeycomb Support. Journal of Fuel Cell Science & Technology, 10:1, 1-7. doi: 10.1115/1.4023257

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Other

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Teaching

MAE 5040, 6930 - Experimental Solid Mechanics, Fall 2019
MAE 6930, 5040 - Experimental Solid Mechanics, Fall 2019
MAE 6930, 5040 - Experimental Solid Mechanics, Fall 2019
MAE 3040 - Mechanics of Solids, Fall 2019
MAE 6930 - Special Problems, Spring 2019
MAE 5040, 6930 - Experimental Solid Mechanics, Fall 2018
MAE 5040, 6930 - Experimental Solid Mechanics, Fall 2018
MAE 5040, 6930 - Experimental Solid Mechanics, Fall 2018
MAE 3040 - Mechanics of Solids, Fall 2018
MAE 5040, 6930 - Special Problems, Fall 2018
MAE 6930 - Special Problems, Spring 2018
MAE 5040, 6930 - Experimental Solid Mechanics, Fall 2017
MAE 3040 - Mechanics of Solids, Fall 2017
MAE 3040 - Mechanics of Solids, Fall 2016
MAE 5930, 6930 - Special Problems, Fall 2016
MAE 3040 - Mechanics of Solids, Fall 2015
MAE 5930,6930 - Special Problems, Spring 2015

Graduate Students Mentored

Steven Jarrett, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, August 2019
Brandon Furman, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, May 2019
Robert Rowley, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, January 2019
Adam Smith, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, August 2018
Robert Hansen, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, May 2018
Thinh Thai, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, January 2016
Chris Stolinski, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, October 2017 - December 2018
Matt Nelson, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, May 2017 - August 2018
Connor Bell, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, January 2018 - May 2018
Thinh Thai, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, January 2018 - April 2018
Robert Hansen, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, January 2017 - April 2018
Ethan Nickerson, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, May 2016 - April 2018