Michael Keller, PhD

Michael Keller, PhD
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Mechanical Engineering
918-631-3198 Website Stephenson Hall Room 2075

Education

PhD – University of Illinois MS – University of Illinois BS – The University of Tulsa

Bio

Michael Keller's research focuses primarily on the characterization and manufacturing of novel multi-functional composite materials. He is particular interested in the development and characterization of materials with autonomic functionality, such as self-healing composites.

Research Interests

Synthesis and Characterization of Multi-functional Materials
Experimental Mechanics of Complex Synthetic and Biological Materials

Teaching Interests

Mechanics
Materials Science
Instrumentation
Experimental Techniques
Composite Materials

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Keller, Michael, and Matthew Crall. “6.15 Self-Healing Composite Materials.” (2018): n. pag. Print.

  • Adhesion Energy of C. Elegans. Experimental Mechanics, 2018, p. 1-9.
  • Kiani, Mahdi et al. “Coupon Specimen–Based Approach for the Simulation of Crossbore Stress and Strain State.” The Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design 52.2 (2017): 112–120. Print.

  • Kafagy, D., S. Khajotia, and M. Keller. Evaluation of Hybrid Laser-Cut and Cast Miniature Fracture Specimens. Vol. 59, Polymer Testing, 2017, p. 152-9.
  • McCready, J., M. Knofczynski, and M. Keller. Survivability of Composite Repairs of Piping Subjected to Flexural Loads. Vol. 152, International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 2017, p. 7-14.
  • Crall, M., and M. Keller. Targeted Self-Healing by Magnetically Guiding Microcapsules. Vol. 9, ACS applied materials & interfaces, 2017, p. 6504-11.
  • Comparison Between Nonlinear FEA and Notch Strain Analysis for Modeling Elastoplastic Stress-Strain Response in Crossbores. Vol. 118, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 2016, p. 45-54.
  • Performance-Based Correlates to Vertical Jump Height and Power Values. Vol. 24, Isokinetics and Exercise Science, 2016, p. 125-32.
  • Alnaser, I., and M. Keller. Comparison of Coupon and Full-Scale Determination of Energy Release Rate for Bonded Composite Repairs of Pressure Equipment. Vol. 146, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 2015, p. 31-40.
  • Caruso, J., A. Barbosa, R. Perry, R. Edwards, L. Erickson, W. Potter, and M. Keller. Ss-Alanine’s Impact on Exercise and Blood Lactate Values Incurred from Repetitive Supramaximal Activity. Vol. 22, Isokinetics and Exercise Science, 2014, p. 303-9.
  • Boday, D., S. Tolbert, M. Keller, Z. Li, J. Wertz, B. Muriithi, and D. Loy. Non-Hydrolytic Formation of Silica and Polysilsesquioxane Particles from Alkoxysilane Monomers With Formic Acid in toluene/Tetrahydrofuran Solutions. Vol. 16, Journal of nanoparticle research, 2014, pp. 1–13.
  • Keller, M. Patch and Full-Encirclement Repairs for Through-Wall Defects. 2014.
  • Keller, M. Wall Break-through in Composite Repaired Defects. 2014.
  • Ss-Alanine’s Impact on Exercise and Blood Lactate Values Incurred from Repetitive Supramaximal Activity. Vol. 22, Isokinetics and Exercise Science, 2014, p. 303-9.
  • Ss-Alanine’s Impact on Exercise and Blood Lactate Values Incurred from Repetitive Supramaximal Activity. Vol. 22, Isokinetics and Exercise Science, 2014, p. 303-9.
  • Ss-Alanine’s Impact on Exercise and Blood Lactate Values Incurred from Repetitive Supramaximal Activity. Vol. 22, Isokinetics and Exercise Science, 2014, p. 303-9.
  • Mitchell, T., and M. Keller. Coaxial Electrospun Encapsulation of Epoxy for Use in Self-Healing Materials. Vol. 62, Polymer International, 2013, pp. 860–866.
  • Keller, M. Encapsulation-Based Self-Healing Polymers and Composites. Healable Polymer Systems, 2013, p. 16.
  • Keller, M., B. Jellison, and T. Ellison. Moisture Effects on the Thermal and Creep Performance of Carbon fiber/Epoxy Composites for Structural Pipeline Repair. Vol. 45, Composites Part B: Engineering, 2013, pp. 1173–1180.
  • Mally, T., A. Johnston, M. Chann, R. Walker, and M. Keller. Performance of a Carbon-fiber/Epoxy Composite for the Underwater Repair of Pressure Equipment. Vol. 100, Composite Structures, 2013, pp. 542–547.
  • Keller, Michael W., Hampton, Kyle, McLaury, Brenton, “Self-healing of Erosion Damage in a Polymer Coating”, Wear, September 30, 2013, Vol. 307, No. 1-2, pp. 218-225.

  • Keller, M. ELEVATED CORTISOL AND EARLY CHILDCARE’S EFFECT. 2012.
  • Keller, M. Self-Healing Materials. Wiley Encyclopedia of Composites, 2012.
  • Brandon, E., M. Vozoff, E. Kolawa, G. Studor, F. Lyons, M. Keller, B. Beiermann, S. White, N. Sottos, and M. Curry. Structural Health Management Technologies for inflatable/Deployable Structures: Integrating Sensing and Self-Healing. Vol. 68, Acta Astronautica, 2011, pp. 883–903.
  • Keller, M. Self-Healing Epoxy Composites. Epoxy polymers: new materials and innovations, 2010, p. 325-44.
  • Beiermann, B., M. Keller, and N. Sottos. Self-Healing Flexible Laminates for Resealing of Puncture Damage. Vol. 18, Smart Materials and Structures, 2009, p. 085001.
  • Boday, D., R. Stover, B. Muriithi, M. Keller, J. Wertz, K. DeFriend Obrey, and D. Loy. Strong, Low-Density Nanocomposites by Chemical Vapor Deposition and Polymerization of Cyanoacrylates on Aminated Silica Aerogels. Vol. 1, ACS applied materials & interfaces, 2009, pp. 1364–1369.
  • Yang, J., M. Keller, J. Moore, S. White, and N. Sottos. Microencapsulation of Isocyanates for Self-Healing Polymers. Vol. 41, Macromolecules, 2008, pp. 9650–9655.
  • Keller12M., Blaiszik12B., and Sottos24N. Recent Advances in Self-Healing Materials Systems. Adaptive Structures: Engineering Applications, 2008, p. 247.
  • Torsion Fatigue Response of Self-Healing Poly (dimethylsiloxane) Elastomers. Vol. 49, Polymer, 2008, pp. 3136–3145.
  • Keller, M., and N. Sottos. Torsion Fatigue Response of Self-Healing Poly (dimethylsiloxane) Elastomers. Vol. 49, Polymer, 2008, pp. 3136–3145.
  • Beiermann, B., M. Keller, and N. Sottos. MANUFACTURE AND TESTING OF SELF-HEALING BLADDER MATERIAL. Vol. 48, Polymer Preprints, 2007.
  • Keller, M., S. White, and N. Sottos. A Self-Healing Poly (Dimethyl Siloxane) Elastomer. Vol. 17, Advanced Functional Materials, 2007, pp. 2399–2404.
  • Keller, M., B. Beiermann, S. White, and N. Sottos. Fatigue of Self-Healing Elastomers. Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Noordwijk, The Netherlands, 2007, pp. 18–20.
  • MANUFACTURE AND TESTING OF SELF-HEALING BLADDER MATERIAL. Vol. 48, Polymer Preprints, 2007, p. 982.
  • Keller, M., and N. Sottos. An Elastomeric Self-Healing Material. Vol. 1, Proceedings of the 2006 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, 2006, pp. 379–382.
  • Keller, M., and N. Sottos. Mechanical Properties of Microcapsules Used in a Self-Healing Polymer. Vol. 46, Experimental Mechanics, 2006, pp. 725–733.
  • Keller, M., and N. Sottos. Mechanical Properties of Microcapsules for a Self-Healing Composite. Proceedings of the SEM Annual Meeting on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, 2005, pp. 6–9.
  • Keller, M., and N. Sottos. Effect of Microcapsule Properties on Self-Healing Composite Performance. Proceedings of the 2004 SEM X International Congress on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, 2004.
  • Reese, H., W. Overton, D. Baer, S. White, and M. Keller. Conceptions of the ‘Active Organism’. Vol. 19, Hum Dev, 1976, pp. 69–70.
  • Professional Competencies With Behaviorally Anchored Ratings for Gradu-Ate Students.
  • KHAJOTIA, S., K. SMART, J. GARRETT, C. FERNANDES, and M. KELLER. SENB Fracture Toughness of Selected Dental Resin Composites.

Conference Proceedings

  • Trewitt, J., P. Hawrylak, and M. Keller. “Time Delay Tags for Commercial Ground Penetrating Radars”. 2018 IEEE Radar Conference (RadarConf18), 2018, pp. 1466-71.
  • Nassef, Anass et al. “Comparison of Erosion Resistance of Iron Carbonate Protective Layer with Calcium Carbonate Particles Versus Sand.” SPE Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference. 2017. Print.

  • Streets, V., Brummel, B., Keller, M., & Younis, R. (2017). Fostering graduate student professionalism using developmental coaching techniques. In Proceedings of the American Society of Engineering Education Conference.

  • “Professional Competencies With Behaviorally Anchored Ratings for Graduate Students”. Proceedings of the American Society of Engineering Education Conference, 2017.
  • Nassef, A., K. Roberts, E. Rybicki, M. Keller, E. Iski, and S. Shirazi. “Erosion-Corrosion of Low Carbon Steel Inhibition in Oil-Brine-Sand Flow”. NACE International Corrosion Conference Proceedings, 2016, p. 1.
  • Mally, T., M. Keller, M. Kiani, R. Walker, and C. Burnworth. “Finite Element Analysis and Test Verification of Composite Repair Length on Corrosion Defects”. 2016 11th International Pipeline Conference, 2016, p. V001T03A051–V001T03A051.
  • Faraji, L., M. Keller, and D. Teeter. “Interfacial Strength of Cathode Materials By Laser-Spallation Measurments”. Meeting Abstracts, 2016, p. 137-.
  • Schmauch, M., D. Chang, S. Hussaini, and M. Keller. “Macromonomer Synthesis towards Improving the Healing Efficiency of a Self-Healing Epoxy Matrix”. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, Vol. 251, 2016.
  • Hall, A., M. Keller, K. Roberts, S. Shirazi, E. Iski, E. Rybicki, and J. Shadley. “A 3-Cell Flow Loop Test Facility for the Simultaneous Evaluation of Erosion, Corrosion, and Erosion-Corrosion”. CORROSION 2015, 2015.
  • Keller, M., A. Hall, K. Roberts, S. Shirazi, E. Iski, J. Shadley, E. Rybicki, and A. Nassef. “Corrosion Inhibition in Oil/Water Environments”. CORROSION 2015, 2015.
  • Mally, T., A. Hawkins, R. Walker, and M. Keller. “Repair of Through-Wall Piping Defects Using Carbon Fiber Composite Repair System”. ASME 2014 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, 2014, pp. V06AT06A029–V06AT06A029.
  • Chang, D., M. Keller, and S. Hussaini. “Synthesis of Norbornene Derivatives for the Incorpoartion into the Matrix of Self-Healing Epoxies”. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, Vol. 245, 2013.
  • Mally, T., M. Keller, and R. Walker. “The Effect of Different Types of Surface Preparation on Lap Shear Strength of a Typical Ambient Cured Carbon Fiber Composite Repair System”. ASME 2013 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, 2013, pp. V06AT06A046–V06AT06A046.
  • Adams, K., R. Mailler, and M. Keller. “Adhesion of C. Elegans to Agar Surfaces”. ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, 2012, pp. 241–246.
  • Hawkins, A., R. Walker, T. Grabow, and M. Keller. “Composite Repair of Pipelines With Axial Flaws”. CORROSION 2012, 2012.
  • Mally, T., A. Johnston, M. Keller, and R. Walker. “Underwater Testing of a Typical Ambient-Cure Epoxy Resin for Composite Repairs of Structural Piping and Vessels”. ASME 2011 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, 2011, pp. 257–263.
  • Keller, M., B. Beiermann, S. White, and N. Sottos. “Fatigue of Self-Healing Elastomer”. Proceeding of 1st International Conference on Self Healing Materilas, 2007, p. 18-20.
  • Hall, A., M. Keller, K. Roberts, S. Shirazi, E. Iski, E. Rybicki, and J. Shadley. Validation of New Test Facility for Erosion-Corrosion Inhibition Prediction. NACE conference proceedings.

Books

  • Hayes, W., and B. Greenland. Healable Polymer Systems. Royal Society of Chemistry, 2013.

Book Chapters

  • Kafagy, DH, SS Khajotia, and MW Keller. “Fatigue Characterization of In-Situ Self-Healing Dental Composites.” Mechanics of Composite and Multi-Functional Materials, Volume 6. Springer, Cham, 2018. 151–155. Print.

  • Kafagy, Dhyaa et al. “Quasi-Static Characterization of Self-Healing Dental Composites.” Mechanics of Composite and Multi-Functional Materials, Volume 7. Springer, Cham, 2017. 203–208. Print.

  • Theisen, Stephen, and Michael Keller. “Comparison of Patch and Fully Encircled Bonded Composite Repair.” Mechanics of Composite and Multi-Functional Materials, Volume 7. Springer, Cham, 2017. 101–106. Print.

  • Crall, Matthew, and Michael Keller. “Controlled Placement of Microcapsules in Polymeric Materials.” Mechanics of Composite and Multi-Functional Materials, Volume 7. Springer, Cham, 2017. 177–184. Print.

  • Faraji, L., D. Teeters, and M. Keller. “Interfacial Strength of Thin Film Measurement by Laser-Spallation”. Joining Technologies for Composites and Dissimilar Materials, Volume 10, Springer, Cham, 2017, p. 91-98.
  • Mutahhar, F., G. Aithan, E. Iski, M. Keller, S. Shirazi, and K. Roberts. “Mechanistic Modeling of Erosion–Corrosion for Carbon Steel”. Trends in Oil and Gas Corrosion Research and Technologies, 2017, p. 749-63.
  • Kafagy, D., K. Adams, S. Khajotia, and M. Keller. “Quasi-Static Characterization of Self-Healing Dental Composites”. Mechanics of Composite and Multi-Functional Materials, Volume 7, Springer, Cham, 2017, p. 203-8.
  • Alnaser, I., and M. Keller. “Coupon-Based Qualification for the Fatigue of Composite Repairs of Pressure Equipment”. Mechanics of Composite and Multi-Functional Materials, Volume 7, Springer, Cham, 2016, p. 405-9.
  • Kafagy, D., and M. Keller. “Experimental Fatigue Specimen and Finite Element Analysis for Characterization of Dental Composites”. Fracture, Fatigue, Failure and Damage Evolution, Volume 8, Springer, Cham, 2016, p. 209-12.
  • Kiani, M., R. Forest, S. Tipton, and M. Keller. “Fatigue Behavior of Fluid End Crossbore Using a Coupon-Based Approach”. Fracture, Fatigue, Failure and Damage Evolution, Volume 8, Springer, Cham, 2016, p. 115-23.
  • Kiani, M., S. Tipton, and M. Keller. “Notch Strain Analysis of Crossbore Geometry”. Fracture, Fatigue, Failure and Damage Evolution, Volume 8, Springer, Cham, 2016, p. 125-33.
  • Burnworth, C., and M. Keller. “Performance of Patch and Full-Encirclement Bonded Composite Repairs”. Mechanics of Composite and Multi-Functional Materials, Volume 7, Springer, Cham, 2016, p. 337-43.
  • Adams, K., D. Ivanoff, S. Khajotia, and M. Keller. “Compact Fracture Specimen for Characterization of Dental Composites”. Composite, Hybrid, and Multifunctional Materials, Volume 4, Springer International Publishing, 2015, pp. 55–58.
  • Keller, M., and I. Alnaser. “Coupon-Based Qualification of Bonded Composite Repairs for Pressure Equipment”. Composite, Hybrid, and Multifunctional Materials, Volume 4, Springer International Publishing, 2015, pp. 39–45.
  • Keller, M., K. Adams, and R. Mailler. “Pull-Off Adhesion Measurements on C. Elegans”. Mechanics of Biological Systems and Materials, Volume 7, Springer International Publishing, 2015, pp. 69–74.
  • Knofczynski, M., and M. Keller. “Behavior of Bonded Composite Repairs on Dynamically Loaded Pressure Vessels”. Experimental Mechanics of Composite, Hybrid, and Multifunctional Materials, Volume 6, Springer, 2014, pp. 235–240.
  • Andersson, H., M. Keller, J. Moore, N. Sottos, and S. White. “Self Healing Polymers and Composites”. Self Healing Materials, Springer Netherlands, 2007, pp. 19–44.

Other

  • Beiermann, B., M. Keller, S. White, and N. Sottos. Self-Healing Laminate System. 2016.
  • “The Wright State Model for Engineering Mathematics Education: Highlights from a CCLI Phase 3 Initiative, Volume 3”. Proceedings 2012 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, San Antonio, TX, 2012.
  • Introduction to Instrumentation and Control Systems Using a Pendulum Mounted Air Rocket. 118th Annual American Society for Engineering Education Conference & Exposition, Vancouver, BC, 2011.
  • Keller, M., N. Sottos, and S. White. Self-Healing Elastomer System. Google Patents, 2009.

Courses Taught

  • Research and Thesis
  • Research and Dissertation

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding Young Alumni Award
  • Kermit E. Brown Award for Teaching Excellence
  • Outstanding Teacher Award