Selected Publications

  1. Nicole Coutris, Lonny L Thompson, Sai Kosaraju,
    Asymptotic homogenization models for pantographic lattices with variable order rotational resistance at pivots, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Volume 134, 2020, [Link].
  2. Ken F. Maassen, Jennifer Shaffer Brown, Hongseok Choi, Lonny L. Thompson, Joshua B. Bostwick, Acoustic analysis of ultrasonic assisted soldering for enhanced adhesion, Ultrasonics, Volume 101, 2020,
  3. J. Shaffer, K. Maassen, C. Wilson, P. Tilton, L. Thompson, H. Choi, J. Bostwick, Development of an open-sourced automated ultrasonic-assisted soldering system, Journal of Manufacturing Processes,
    Volume 47,2019, Pages 284-290, [Link].
  4. Jixuan Gong, Lonny Thompson, Gang Li,
    On the local and non-local plate models of single layer graphene,
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, Volume 166,
    2019, Pages 57-67, [Link].
  5. Yoder, M., Thompson, L. & Summers, J. Size effects in lattice-structured cellular materials: material distribution. J Mater Sci 54, 11858–11877 (2019). [Link]
  6. M. Yoder and L. Thompson and J. Summers, Size effects in lattice-structured cellular materials: edge softening effects,  Journal of Materials Science, Volume 54, Pages 3942–3959, 2019. [Link]
  7. Marcus Yoder, Lonny Thompson, Joshua Summers, (2018) `Size effects in lattice structures and a comparison to micropolar elasticity’, International Journal of Solids and Structures, Volume 143, 15 June 2018, Pages 245-261[Link]
  8. Thompson, Lonny. and Pinsky, Peter.  (2017) Revised Chapter “Acoustics”, 2nd Edition of the Encyclopedia of Computational Mechanics. Edited by Erwin Stein, Rene de Borst, Thomas J. R. Hughes ISBN: 978-1-119-00379-3,  3256 pages. October 2017. [Link]. [Link at Amazon]
  9. Chandrasekharan, Nataraj and Thompson, Lonny, (2016) `Increased power to weight ratio of piezoelectric energy harvesters through integration of cellular honeycomb structures’ Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 25, Number 4. [Link]
  10. Rohan Galgalikar and Lonny Thompson (2016) `Design optimization of honeycomb core sandwich panels for maximum sound transmission loss’, ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Volume 138, Number 5.
  11. Gong, J., Thompson, L. and Li, G., (2016) `A Semi-Analytical Approach for Calculating the Equilibrium Structure and Radial Breathing Mode Frequency of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes’, Acta Mechanica Sinica, 32(6), 1075-1087.
  12. Griese, D., Summers, J., Thompson, L., (2015), `The Effect of Honeycomb Core Geometry on the Sound Transmission Performance of Sandwich Panels’, ASME Journal of Vibrations and Acoustics, 137 (2). [Link]
  13. Veeramurthy, M., Ju, J., Thompson, L., Summers, J., (2014), `Optimization of Geometry and Material Properties of a Non-Pneumatic Tire for Reducing Rolling Resistance’, International Journal of Vehicle Design, 66 (2) pp. 193-216.
  14. Schultz, J., Ju, J., Griese, D., Shankar, P., Summers, J., Thompson, L., (2012), `Design of Honeycomb Meso-Structures for Crushing Energy Absorption’, Journal of Mechanical Design, 134 (7)
  15. Akshay Narasimhan, Lonny Thompson, John C. Ziegert, (2011) Effects of Material Properties on Static Load-Deflection and Vibration of a Non-Pneumatic Tire during High-Speed Rolling’, SAE 2011 World Congress, April 12-14, 2011, Cobo Center, Detroit, Michigan, SAE Paper No. 11AC-0089

  1. M.Grujicic, W.C. Bell, L.L.Thompson, K.L. Koudela, B.A. Cheeseman, `Ballistic-Protection Performance of Carbon-Nanotube Doped Poly-Vinyl-Ester-Epoxy Matrix Composite Armor Reinforced with E-Glass Fiber Mats’, Materials Science & Engineering A: Volume 479, Issues 1-2, 25 April 2008, Pages 10-22.
  2. Chapter 4: Stabilized Time-Discontinuous Galerkin Methods with Applications to Acoustics,  Lonny L. Thompson, P. Kunthong, and S. Subbarayalu, in Computational Methods for Acoustics Problems, pages 99 – 126. Edited by F. Magoules, Saxe-Coburg Publications, 2008. ISBN 978-1-874672-30-2
  3. Thompson, L.L., (2006) `A review of finite element methods for time-harmonic acoustics”,  Journal of the  Acoustical Society of America, 119 (3), March 2006, pp. 1315-1330.
  4. Ianculescu, C., Thompson, L.L., (2006) `Parallel iterative solution for the Helmholtz equation with exact non-reflecting boundary conditions’, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 195 (29-32), June 2006, pp. 3709-3741.
  5. Kunthong, P., Thompson, L.L., (2005) `An efficient solver for the high-order accurate time-discontinuous Galerkin (TDG) method for second-order hyperbolic systems’, Finite Elements in Analysis & Design, 141 (7-8), pp. 729-762, 2005.
  6. Thompson, L.L., He, Dantong, (2005) `Adaptive space-time finite element methods for the wave equation on unbounded domains’, Computer Methods in Applied Mech. Engineering, 194, (18-20), pp. 1947-2000
  7. Thompson, L.L., (2003) `On Optimal Stabilized MITC4 plate bending elements for accurate frequency response analysis”, Computers and Structures, 81 (2003) 995-1008.
  8. Thompson, L.L., Huan, R., He, D., (2001)`Accurate Radiation Boundary Conditions for the Two-Dimensional Wave Equation on Unbounded Domains”, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, Vol 191/3-5, pp 311-351, 2001.
  9. Thompson, L.L., Sankar, S., `Dispersion analysis of stabilized finite element methods for acoustic fluid interaction with Reissner-Mindlin plates’, Int. J. Numer. Meth. Engng, 50, (11), pp. 2521-2545. 2001.