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Hire Dr. Ray F.
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Expert in modeling, simulation, optimization, and failure prediction of structures and materials

Profile Summary
Subject Matter Expertise
Services
Writing Technical Writing
Research Systematic Literature Review
Work Experience

Associate Professor

University of Wyoming

July 2017 - Present

President

III Scientific Consulting, LLC

January 2012 - Present

Assistant Professor

University of Wyoming

August 2011 - June 2017

Senior Applied Research Engineer

Firehole Technologies, Inc.

July 2008 - July 2011

Education

PhD (Material Science and Engineering)

Cornell University

August 2003 - February 2010

MS (Mechanical Enginering)

University of Wyoming

January 2002 - August 2003

BS (Mechanical Engineering)

University of Wyoming

August 1997 - December 2001

Certifications
  • Certification details not provided.
Publications
JOURNAL ARTICLE
Faisal H. Bhuiyan, Ray S. Fertig, III (2018). Predicting Matrix and Delamination Fatigue in Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Composites using Kinetic Theory of Fracture . International Journal of Fatigue.
Bhuiyan, Faisal H., Fertig, Ray S.(2018). Predicting matrix and delamination fatigue in fiber-reinforced polymer composites using kinetic theory of fracture . International Journal of Fatigue. 117. p. 327-339.
Sanei, Seyed Hamid Reza, Barsotti, Ercole J., Leonhardt, David, Fertig, Ray S., III(2017). Characterization, synthetic generation, and statistical equivalence of composite microstructures . Journal of Composite Materials. 51. (13). p. 1817-1829.
Morrison, Andrew, Garnich, Mark, Fertig, Ray S.(2017). Reliability analysis of a woven composite Pi-joint structure . Journal of Composite Materials. 51. (29). p. 4101-4114.
Jensen, Eric M., Fertig, Ray S.(2016). Physics-Based Multiscale Creep Strain and Creep Rupture Modeling for Composite Materials . Aiaa Journal. 54. (2). p. 703-711.
Sanei, Seyed Hamid Reza, Fertig, Ray S., III(2016). Length-scale dependence of variability in epoxy modulus extracted from composite prepreg . Polymer Testing. 50. p. 297-300.
Fertig, Ray S., III, Nickerson, Seth T.(2016). Towards Prediction of Thermally Induced Microcrack Initiation andClosurein Porous Ceramics . Journal of the American Ceramic Society. 99. (2). p. 581-588.
Seyed Hamid Reza Sanei, Ray S. Fertig, III(2015). Uncorrelated volume element for stochastic modeling of microstructures based on local fiber volume fraction variation . Composites Science and Technology. 117. p. 191--198. Elsevier {BV}
Monpara, G., Robbins, D. H., Fertig, R. S., III(2015). Effect of Notch-Induced Strain Gradients on the Applicability of Multiscale Approaches for Woven Composites . Proceedings of the American Society For Composites: Thirtieth Technical Conference. p. 1833-1841.
Jensen, Eric M., Leonhardt, David A., Fertig Iii, Ray S.(2015). Effects of thickness and fiber volume fraction variations on strain field inhomogeneity . Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 69. (0). p. 178-185.
Sanei, Seyed Hamid Reza, Fertig, Ray S., III(2015). Uncorrelated volume element for stochastic modeling of microstructures based on local fiber volume fraction variation . Composites Science and Technology. 117. p. 191-198.
Hoyt, Anthony J., Yakacki, Christopher M., Fertig Iii, Ray S., Dana Carpenter, R., Frick, Carl P.(2015). Monotonic and cyclic loading behavior of porous Scaffolds made from poly(para-phenylene) for orthopedic applications . Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. 41. (0). p. 136-148.
Fertig, Ray S., III, Nickerson, Seth, Narayan, R, Colombo, P(2015). MECHANICAL MODELING OF MICROCRACKED POROUS CERAMICS . Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics Vii. p. 129-139.
Jensen, Eric M., Leonhardt, David A., Fertig Iii, Ray S.(2015). Effects of thickness and fiber volume fraction variations on strain field inhomogeneity . Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 69. (0). p. 178-185.
Hoyt, Anthony J., Yakacki, Christopher M., Fertig Iii, Ray S., Dana Carpenter, R., Frick, Carl P.(2015). Monotonic and cyclic loading behavior of porous Scaffolds made from poly(para-phenylene) for orthopedic applications . Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. 41. (0). p. 136-148.
Frensemeier, Mareike, Kaiser, Jessica S., Frick, Carl P., Schneider, Andreas S., Arzt, Eduard, Fertig, Ray S., III, Kroner, Elmar(2015). Temperature-Induced Switchable Adhesion using Nickel-Titanium-Polydimethylsiloxane Hybrid Surfaces . Advanced Functional Materials. 25. (20). p. 3013-3021.
Malusare, Kedar A., Fertig, Ray S.(2014). Composite Interaction Energy and Constituent Average Stresses for Predicting Composite Failure . AIAA Journal. 52. (11). p. 2455-2461.
Fertig, Ray S., III, Baker, Shefford P.(2012). Capture cross-section of threading dislocations in thin films . Materials Science and Engineering a-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing. 551. p. 67-72.
Fertig, Ray S., III, Baker, Shefford P.(2011). Threading dislocation interactions in an inhomogeneous stress field: A statistical model . Scripta Materialia. 65. (5). p. 384-387.
Fertig, Ray S., III, Baker, Shefford P., TMS(2010). MULTISCALE MODELING OF THIN FILMS: LINKING DISLOCATION DYNAMICS WITH MACROSCOPIC MECHANICAL BEHAVIOR . Tms 2010 139th Annual Meeting & Exhibition - Supplemental Proceedings, Vol 2: Materials Characterization, Computation and Modeling and Energy. p. 33-40.
Fertig, Ray S., III, TMS(2010). AN ACCURATE AND EFFICIENT METHOD FOR CONSTITUENT-BASED PROGRESSIVE FAILURE MODELING OF A WOVEN COMPOSITE . Tms 2010 139th Annual Meeting & Exhibition - Supplemental Proceedings, Vol 2: Materials Characterization, Computation and Modeling and Energy. p. 223-230.
Fertig Iii, Ray S., Baker, Shefford P.(2010). Dislocation dynamics simulations of dislocation interactions and stresses in thin films . Acta Materialia. 58. (15). p. 5206-5218.
Fertig, Ray S., Baker, Shefford P.(2009). Simulation of dislocations and strength in thin films: A review . Progress in Materials Science. 54. (6). p. 874-908.
Fertig Iii, Ray S., Garnich, Mark R.(2004). Influence of constituent properties and microstructural parameters on the tensile modulus of a polymer/clay nanocomposite . Composites Science and Technology. 64. (16). p. 2577-2588.
BOOK CHAPTER
Fertig, R. S., Kenik, D. J.(2011). PHYSICS-BASED FATIGUE LIFE PREDICTION OF COMPOSITE STRUCTURES . Composite Materials For Structural Performance: Towards Higher Limits. p. 263-273.
Fertig, Ray S., Baker, Shefford P., LaVan, DA, DaSilva, MG, Spearing, SM, Vengallatore, S(2008). Relationship between film stress and dislocation microstructure evolution in thin films . Microelectromechanical Systems - Materials and Devices. 1052. p. 265-270.