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Michael Keller PhD

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Mechanical Engineering
918-631-3198
michael-keller@utulsa.edu
http://www.ens.utulsa.edu/acml/
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Biography

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.


Ph.D., University of Illinois
M.S., University of Illinois
B.S., The University of Tulsa


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

Mechanics
Materials Science
Instrumentation
Experimental Techniques
Composite Materials


The following may be selected publications rather than a comprehensive list.

Journal Articles


Boday, Dylan et al. “Non-Hydrolytic Formation of Silica and Polysilsesquioxane Particles from Alkoxysilane Monomers with Formic Acid in Toluene/Tetrahydrofuran Solutions.” Journal of nanoparticle research 16.3 (2014): 1–13. Print.

Keller, Michael. “Encapsulation-Based Self-Healing Polymers and Composites.” Healable Polymer Systems 5 (2013): 16. Print.

Mally, Timothy et al. “Performance of a Carbon-Fiber/Epoxy Composite for the Underwater Repair of Pressure Equipment.” Composite Structures 100 (2013): 542–547. Print.

Keller, Michael, Bradley Jellison, and Travis Ellison. “Moisture Effects on the Thermal and Creep Performance of Carbon Fiber/Epoxy Composites for Structural Pipeline Repair.” Composites Part B: Engineering 45.1 (2013): 1173–1180. Print.

Mitchell, Timothy, and Michael Keller. “Coaxial Electrospun Encapsulation of Epoxy for Use in Self-Healing Materials.” Polymer International 62.6 (2013): 860–866. Print.

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, Michael. “ELEVATED CORTISOL AND EARLY CHILDCARE’S EFFECT.” (2012): n. pag. Print.

Keller, Michael. “Self-Healing Materials.” Wiley Encyclopedia of Composites (2012): n. pag. Print.

Brandon, Erik et al. “Structural Health Management Technologies for Inflatable/Deployable Structures: Integrating Sensing and Self-Healing.” Acta Astronautica 68.7 (2011): 883–903. Print.

Beiermann, BA, MW Keller, and NR Sottos. “Self-Healing Flexible Laminates for Resealing of Puncture Damage.” Smart Materials and Structures 18.8 (2009): 085001. Print.

Boday, Dylan et al. “Strong, Low-Density Nanocomposites by Chemical Vapor Deposition and Polymerization of Cyanoacrylates on Aminated Silica Aerogels.” ACS applied materials & interfaces 1.7 (2009): 1364–1369. Print.

Keller, MW, White, SR, and NR Sottos. “Torsion Fatigue Response of Self-Healing Poly (Dimethylsiloxane) Elastomers.” Polymer 49.13 (2008): 3136–3145. Print.

Yang, Jinglei et al. “Microencapsulation of Isocyanates for Self-Healing Polymers.” Macromolecules 41.24 (2008): 9650–9655. Print.

Keller, Michael et al. “Fatigue of Self-Healing Elastomers.” Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Noordwijk, The Netherlands (2007): 18–20. Print.

“MANUFACTURE AND TESTING OF SELF-HEALING BLADDER MATERIAL.” Polymer Preprints 48.1 (2007): 982. Print.

Keller, Michael, Scott White, and Nancy Sottos. “A Self-Healing Poly (Dimethyl Siloxane) Elastomer.” Advanced Functional Materials 17.14 (2007): 2399–2404. Print.

Keller, MW, and NR Sottos. “Mechanical Properties of Microcapsules Used in a Self-Healing Polymer.” Experimental Mechanics 46.6 (2006): 725–733. Print.

Keller, MW, White, SR, and NR Sottos. “An Elastomeric Self-Healing Material.” Proceedings of the 2006 SEM Annual Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics 1 (2006): 379–382. Print.

Keller, Michael, and NR Sottos. “Mechanical Properties of Microcapsules for a Self-Healing Composite.” Proceedings of the SEM Annual Meeting on Experimental and Applied Mechanics (2005): 6–9. Print.

Keller, MW, and NR Sottos. “Effect of Microcapsule Properties on Self-Healing Composite Performance.” Proceedings of the 2004 SEM X International Congress on Experimental and Applied Mechanics (2004): n. pag. Print.

Reese, HW et al. “Conceptions of the ‘Active Organism.’” Hum Dev 19 (1976): 69–70. Print.

KHAJOTIA, SS et al. “SENB Fracture Toughness of Selected Dental Resin Composites.” (2017): n. pag. Print.

Book Chapters


Keller, Michael, Kevin Adams, and Roger Mailler. “Pull-Off Adhesion Measurements on C. Elegans.” Mechanics of Biological Systems and Materials, Volume 7. Springer International Publishing, 2015. 69–74. Print.

Adams, Kevin et al. “Compact Fracture Specimen for Characterization of Dental Composites.” Composite, Hybrid, and Multifunctional Materials, Volume 4. Springer International Publishing, 2015. 55–58. Print.

Keller, Michael, and Ibrahim Alnaser. “Coupon-Based Qualification of Bonded Composite Repairs for Pressure Equipment.” Composite, Hybrid, and Multifunctional Materials, Volume 4. Springer International Publishing, 2015. 39–45. Print.

Knofczynski, Matthew, and Michael Keller. “Behavior of Bonded Composite Repairs on Dynamically Loaded Pressure Vessels.” Experimental Mechanics of Composite, Hybrid, and Multifunctional Materials, Volume 6. Springer, 2014. 235–240. Print.

Andersson, HM et al. “Self Healing Polymers and Composites.” Self Healing Materials. Springer Netherlands, 2007. 19–44. Print.

Book


Hayes, Wayne, and Barnaby Greenland. Healable Polymer Systems. Royal Society of Chemistry, 2013. Print.

Conference Proceedings


Streets, Valerie et al. “Fostering Graduate Student Professionalism Using Developmental Coaching Techniques.” Proceedings of the American Society of Engineering Education Conference. 2017. Print.

Keller, Michael et al. “Professional Competencies with Behaviorally Anchored Ratings for Graduate Students.” Proceedings of the American Society of Engineering Education Conference. 2017. Print.

Keller, Michael et al. “Corrosion Inhibition in Oil/Water Environments.” CORROSION 2015. 2015. Print.

Hall, Alyssa et al. “A 3-Cell Flow Loop Test Facility for the Simultaneous Evaluation of Erosion, Corrosion, and Erosion-Corrosion.” CORROSION 2015. 2015. Print.

Mally, Timothy et al. “Repair of Through-Wall Piping Defects Using Carbon Fiber Composite Repair System.” ASME 2014 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference. 2014. V06AT06A029–V06AT06A029. Print.

Chang, Daniel, Michael Keller, and Syed 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. Print.

Mally, Timothy, Michael Keller, and Roger 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. V06AT06A046–V06AT06A046. Print.

Adams, Kevin, Roger Mailler, and Michael Keller. “Adhesion of C. Elegans to Agar Surfaces.” ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. 2012. 241–246. Print.

Hawkins, Amanda et al. “Composite Repair of Pipelines With Axial Flaws.” CORROSION 2012. 2012. Print.

Mally, Timothy et al. “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. 257–263. Print.

Hall, A. et al. “Validation of New Test Facility for Erosion-Corrosion Inhibition Prediction.” NACE conference proceedings, 2017. Print.

Others


Klingbeil, N. et al. “The Wright State Model for Engineering Mathematics Education: Highlights from a CCLI Phase 3 Initiative, Volume 3.” (2012): n. pag. Print.

Keller, Michael, and Jeremy Daily. “Introduction to Instrumentation and Control Systems Using a Pendulum Mounted Air Rocket.” 118th Annual American Society for Engineering Education Conference & Exposition, Vancouver, BC (2011): n. pag. Print.

Keller, Michael, Nancy Sottos, and Scott White. “Self-Healing Elastomer System.” Google Patents (2009): n. pag. Print.


ME 2023 Introduction to Dynamics
ME 3050 Instrumentation and Measurements Lab
ME 3053 Instrumentation and Measurements
ME 4024 Machine Dynamics
ME 7143 Theory of Elasticity
ME 7223 Fracture Mechanics
ME 7283 Mechanics of Composite Materials
ME 7856 Project and Report
ME 7983 Research and Thesis
ME 9983 Research and Dissertation
TURC 1981 TURC Junior Scholar