K.T. Tan's Research Group

Publications

PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

* denote students in K.T. Tan’s Research Group

  1. S. Alamri*, B. Li*, G. Mchugh, N. Garafolo, K.T. Tan (2018). Dissipative Diatomic Metamaterials for Broadband Asymmetric Elastic Wave Transmission, under review.
  2. M. Jaberzadeh*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2018). Wave Propagation in an Elastic Metamaterial with Anisotropic Effective Mass Density, under review.
  3. M. Elamin*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2018). Impact Performance of Stitched and Unstitched Composites in Extreme Low Temperature Arctic Conditions, Journal of Dynamic Behavior of MaterialsSpecial Issue on Dynamic Failure of Composite Materials, 4: 317-327. DOI
  4. M.H. Khan*, M. Elamin*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2018). X-ray Micro-Computed Tomography Analysis of Impact Damage Morphology in Composite Sandwich Structures due to Cold Temperature Arctic Condition, Journal of Composite MaterialsSpecial Issue on Impact and Dynamic Response ASC2017, accepted for publication.
  5. D.R. Cross*, K.T. Tan, E.J. Pineda, B.A. Bednarcyk and S.M. Arnold (2018). Multiscale Modeling of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites in Low Temperature Arctic Conditions, Multiscale and Multidisciplinary Modeling, Experiments and Design, Special Issue on Composite Materials and Structures for Marine Applications, published online: June 12, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1007/s41939-018-0016-x. DOI
  6. B. Li*, K.T. Tan and Johan Christensen (2018). Heat Conduction Tuning by Hyperbranched Nanophononic Metamaterials, Journal of Applied Physics, 123: 205105. DOI
  7. M.H. Khan*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2018). Impact Load Wave Transmission in Elastic Metamaterials, International Journal of Impact Engineering, 118: 50-59. DOI
  8. M. Elamin*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2018). Impact Damage of Composite Sandwich Structures in Arctic Condition, Composite Structures, 192: 422-433. DOI
  9. S. Alamri*, B. Li*, K.T. Tan (2018). Dynamic Load Mitigation using Dissipative Elastic Metamaterials with Multiple Maxwell-Type Oscillators, Journal of Applied Physics123: 095111. DOI
  10. E.B. Kennedy*, B.K. Hsiung*, N.B. Swift* and K.T. Tan (2017). Static Flexural Properties of Hedgehog Spines Conditioned in Coupled Temperature and Relative Humidity Environments, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 75: 413-422. DOI
  11. B. Li*, Y.Q. Liu and K.T. Tan (2017). A Novel Meta-Lattice Sandwich Structure for Dynamic Load Mitigation, Journal of Sandwich Structures and Materials, published online August 23, 2017, in press. DOI
  12. B. Li*, S. Alamri* and K.T. Tan (2017). A Diatomic Elastic Metamaterial for Tunable Asymmetric Wave Transmission in Multiple Frequency Bands, Scientific Reports, 7: 6226. DOI
  13. B. Li*, K.T. Tan and J. Christensen (2017). Tailoring the Thermal Conductivity in Nanophononics Metamaterials, Physical Review B, 95: 144305. DOI
  14. B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2016). Asymmetric Wave Transmission in a Diatomic Acoustic/Elastic Metamaterial, Journal of Applied Physics, 120: 075103. DOI
  15. H.H. Huang, C.K. Lin and K.T. Tan (2016). Attenuation of Transverse Waves by Using a Metamaterial Beam with Lateral Local Resonators, Smart Materials and Structures, 25: 085027. DOI
  16. A. Qureshi*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2016). Numerical Investigation of Band Gaps in 3D Printed Cantilever-In-Mass Metamaterials, Scientific Reports, 6: 28314. DOI
  17. N.B. Swift*, B.K. Hsiung*, E.B. Kennedy* and K.T. Tan (2016). Dynamic Impact Testing of Hedgehog Spines Using a Dual-Arm Crash Pendulum, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 61: 271-282. DOI
  18. K.T. Tan, A. Yoshimura, N. Watanabe, Y. Iwahori and T. Ishikawa (2015). Further Investigation of Delamination Reduction Trend for Stitched Composites, Composites Science and Technology, 118: 141-153. DOI
  19. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe and Y. Iwahori (2015). Finite Element Model for Compression After Impact Behaviour of Stitched Composites, Composites Part B: Engineering, 79: 53-60. DOI
  20. K.T. Tan, H.H. Huang and C.T. Sun (2014). Blast-Wave Impact Mitigation Using Negative Effective Mass Density Concept of Elastic Metamaterials, International Journal of Impact Engineering, 64: 20-29. DOI
  21. K.T. Tan, A. Yoshimura, N. Watanabe, Y. Iwahori and T. Ishikawa (2013). Effect of Stitch Density and Stitch Thread Thickness on Damage Progression and Failure Characteristics of Stitched Composites under Out-Of-Plane Loading, Composites Science and Technology, 74: 194-204. DOI
  22. K.T. Tan, H.H. Huang and C.T. Sun (2012). Optimizing the Band Gap of Effective Mass Negativity in Acoustic Metamaterials, Applied Physics Letters, 101: 241902. DOI
  23. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, Y. Iwahori and T. Ishikawa (2012). Understanding Effectiveness of Stitching in Suppression of Impact Damage: An Empirical Delamination Reduction Trend for Stitched Composites, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 43: 823-832. DOI
  24. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, Y. Iwahori and T. Ishikawa (2012). Effect of Stitch Density and Stitch Thread Thickness on Compression After Impact Strength and Response of Stitched Composites, Composites Science and Technology, 72: 587-598. DOI
  25. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe and Y. Iwahori (2012). Impact Damage Resistance, Response and Mechanisms of Laminated Composites Reinforced by Through-Thickness Stitching, International Journal of Damage Mechanics, 21(1):51-80. DOI
  26. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe and Y. Iwahori (2011). X-ray Radiography and micro Computed Tomography Examination of Damage Characteristics in Stitched Composites subjected to Impact Loading, Composites Part B: Engineering, 42: 874-884. DOI
  27. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe and Y. Iwahori (2011). Stitch Fibre Comparison for Improvement of Interlaminar Fracture Toughness in Stitched Composites, Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 30(2): 99-109. DOI
  28. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, Y. Iwahori, H. Hoshi and M. Sano (2010). Interlaminar Fracture Toughness of Vectran-Stitched Composites – Experimental and Computational Analysis, Journal of Composite Materials, 44(26): 3203-3229. DOI
  29. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe and Y. Iwahori (2010). Effect of Stitch Density and Stitch Thread Thickness on Low-Velocity Impact Damage of Stitched Composites, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 41: 1857-1868. DOI
  30. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe and Y. Iwahori (2010). Experimental Investigation of Bridging Law for Single Stitch Fibre using Interlaminar Tension Test, Composite Structures, 92: 1399-1409. DOI

PEER REVIEWED CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONS

* denote students in K.T. Tan’s Research Group

  1. K.T. Tan and M.H. Khan* (2018). Impact and Post-Impact Flexural Behavior of Composite Sandwich Structures in Extreme Low Temperature Arctic Conditions, Conference Proceeding for 12th International Conference on Sandwich Structures, ICSS-12, 19-22 Aug, Lausanne, Switzerland.
  2. M. Elamin*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2018). Effect of Low Temperature on the Post-Impact Compression Response of Composite Sandwich Structures, Conference Proceeding for 18th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM-18, 25-28 Jun, Athens, Greece.
  3. K.T. Tan and M.H. Khan* (2018). Impact and Flexural Performance of Composite Sandwich Structures in Low Temperature Arctic Conditions, Conference Presentation for International Symposium on Dynamic Response and Failure of Composite Materials (DRaF 2018), 12-15 Jun, Ischia, Naples, Italy.
  4. M. Jaberzadeh*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2018). On the Behavior of Acoustic/Elastic Metamaterials with Anisotropic Mass Density, Conference Presentation for the 175th Acoustical Society of America (ASA) Spring Meeting, 7-11 May, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
  5. B. Li*, S. Alamri* and K.T. Tan (2018). Broadband Asymmetric Wave Transmission in Dissipative Acoustic/Elastic Metamaterials with Diatomic Oscillators, Conference Presentation for the 175th Acoustical Society of America (ASA) Spring Meeting, 7-11 May, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
  6. S. Alamri*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2018). Impact Wave Attenuation using Maxwell-Type Oscillators in Dissipative Elastic Metamaterials, Conference Presentation for the 175th Acoustical Society of America (ASA) Spring Meeting, 7-11 May, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
  7. C. Rice* and K.T. Tan (2018). Fracture Testing a Horse Hoof Inspired Biomimetic Structure, Conference Presentation for E-Fest East Old Guard Oral Competition, 14 Apr, Penn State University, Pennsylvania, USA.
  8. M.H. Khan* and K.T. Tan (2018). Evaluation of Low Temperature Effects on Impact and Bending Properties of Composite Sandwich Structures, Conference Proceeding for ASCE Earth and Space Conference, 9-12 Apr, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  9. K.T. Tan, M. Elamin* and B. Li* (2017). Impact Damage Mechanisms of Composite Sandwich Structures in Arctic Condition, Conference Presentation for ASME 2017 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), 3-9 Nov, Tampa, Florida, USA.
  10. K.T. Tan, M. Elamin* and B. Li* (2017). Impact Performance and Damage Behavior of Composite Sandwich Structures in Arctic Condition, Conference Proceeding for American Society for Composites 32nd Technical Conference, 22-25 Oct, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.
  11. M. Elamin*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2017). Effect of Low Temperature on Impact Behavior of Composite Sandwich Structures, Conference Proceeding for 21st International Conference on Composite Materials, ICCM-21, 20-25 Aug, Xi-An, China.
  12. K.T. Tan, M. Elamin* and B. Li* (2017). Impact Damage of Composite Sandwich Structures in Arctic Condition, Conference Proceeding for 2nd SEA-Japan Conference on Composite Materials (2nd SEA-JCCM), 6-9 Aug, Tokyo, Japan.
  13. B. Li*, K.T. Tan and J. Christensen (2017). Investigation of Locally Resonant Nanophononic Metamaterials with Ultralow Thermal Conductivity, Conference Proceeding for 8th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics (META2017), 25-28 Jul, Incheon, South Korea.
  14. K.T. Tan, M. Elamin* and B. Li* (2017). Impact Behavior of Composite Sandwich Structures in Arctic Condition, Conference Presentation for ASME 36th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering (OMAE), 25-30 Jun, Trondheim, Norway.
  15. K.T. Tan (2017). Modeling Advanced Metacomposites: Unique Control of Stress Wave Propagation, Conference Proceeding for 9th International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT 2017), 18-23 Jun, Singapore.
  16. K.T. Tan, B. Li* and M.M. Khan* (2017). Acoustic/Elastic Metamaterials: A Novel Solution to Impact Problems, Conference Proceeding for PHONONICS 2017: 4th International Conference on Phononic Crystals/Metamaterials, Phonon Transport/Coupling and Topological Phononics, 4-9 Jun, Changsha, China.
  17. B. Li*, S. Alamri* and K.T. Tan (2017). Control of Asymmetric Wave Transmission in Multiple Frequency Bands Using Elastic Metamaterials, Conference Proceeding for PHONONICS 2017: 4th International Conference on Phononic Crystals/Metamaterials, Phonon Transport/Coupling and Topological Phononics, 4-9 Jun, Changsha, China.
  18. K.T. Tan and B. Li* (2016). Unidirectional Wave Transmission in a Diatomic Acoustic Metamaterial, Conference Proceeding for the 5th Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA) and the Acoustical Society of Japan (ASJ), 28 Nov-2 Dec, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
  19. M. Jaberzadeh*, B. Li* and K.T. Tan, (2016). Numerical Analysis of Wave Motion Through Acoustic/Elastic Metamaterial with Anisotropic Effective Mass Density, Conference Proceeding for ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), 11-17 Nov, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
  20. K.T. Tan, M.M. Khan* and B. Li* (2016). Impact Mitigation and Protection using Metacomposites with Negative Effective Mass, Conference Proceeding for ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), 11-17 Nov, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
  21. B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2016). Energy Absorption and Impact Response of Meta-lattice Truss Core Sandwich Panels, Conference Proceeding for American Society for Composites 31st Technical Conference, 19-21 Sept, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA.
  22. B. Li* and K.T. Tan (2016). Response of Meta-lattice Truss Core Sandwich Structures Subjected to Impulsive Loadings, Conference Proceeding for 11th International Conference on Sandwich Structures, ICSS-11, 20-23 March, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA.
  23. K.T. Tan (2015). Impact Damage of Stitched Composites using Statistical Analysis, Conference Proceeding for ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), 13-19 Nov, Houston, Texas, USA.
  24. K.T. Tan (2015). Dynamic Behavior of Metacomposites, Conference Proceeding for American Society for Composites 30th Technical Conference, 28-30 Sept, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA.
  25. K.T. Tan (2015). A Novel Approach for Impact Mitigation using Mass Negativity Concept of Metacomposites, Conference Proceeding for 20th International Conference on Composite Materials, ICCM-20, 19-24 Jul, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  26. K.T. Tan (2015). Energy Harvesting using Resonating Effect of Internal Resonators in Acoustic Metamaterials, Conference Proceeding for ASME 2015 Applied Mechanics and Materials Conference (McMat), 29 Jun-1 Jul, Seattle, Washington, USA.
  27. H.H. Huang, C.S. Yu and K.T. Tan (2015). Dispersion Characteristics of a Metamaterial Beam with Lateral Resonators, Conference Proceeding for PHONONICS 2015: 3rd International Conference on Phononic Crystals/Metamaterials, Phonon Transport and Phonon Coupling, 31 May-5 Jun, Paris, France.
  28. Pramoda K.P., K.T.. Tan, S.L. Chen, H. Gu and Y.W. Leong (2014). Polymer-Wood Composites from Recycled Materials, Conference Proceeding for 8th Singapore International Chemistry Conference, (SICC-8), 14-17 Dec, Singapore.
  29. K.T. Tan and C.T. Sun (2014). Mutual Interaction Effect of Internal Resonators in Acoustic Metamaterials, Conference Proceeding for ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), 14-20 Nov, Montreal, Canada.
  30. K.T. Tan and C.T. Sun (2014). Metacomposites Protection System against Primary Blast Injury, Conference Proceeding for American Society for Composites 29th Technical Conference, 8-10 Sept, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA.
  31. T.K. Chuah, L. Zhao, S. Ye, K.T. Tan, P.K. Pallathadka and H.R. Tan (2014). Active Infrared Sensing of Impact Damage in Carbon Fibre Reinforced Polymer, Conference Proceeding for The 12th International Conference on Quantitative InfraRed Thermography, QIRT 2014, 7-11 July, Bordeaux, France.
  32. K.T. Tan, Pramoda K.P., S.L. Chen, H. Gu and Y.W. Leong (2014). Composites using Recycled Materials, Conference Proceeding for 4th Molecular Materials Meeting (M3) Conference, 14-16 Jan, Singapore.
  33. K.T. Tan and C.T. Sun (2013). Interactive Behavior of Internal Resonators in Acoustic Metamaterials under Impact Pulse Loading, Conference Proceeding for 21st International Congress on Acoustics, 2-7 Jun, Montreal, Canada. [Invited Paper, Awarded ICA Young Scientist Grant]
  34. H.H. Huang, K.T. Tan and C.T. Sun (2013). Transmission of Bianisotropic Elastic Metamaterials, Conference Proceeding for PHONONICS 2013: 2nd International Conference on Phononic Crystals/Metamaterials, Phonon Transport and Optomechanics, 2-7 Jun, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. [Invited Talk]
  35. K.T. Tan, H.H. Huang and C.T. Sun (2012). Blast-Wave Impact Resistance of Acoustic Metamaterials, Conference Proceeding for ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), 9-15 Nov, Houston, Texas, USA.
  36. H.H. Huang, K.T. Tan and C.T. Sun (2012). Unusual Two-Dimensional Wave Motion in an Orthotropic Elastic Metamaterials, Conference Proceeding for ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), 9-15 Nov, Houston, Texas, USA.
  37. K.T. Tan, A. Yoshimura, N. Watanabe and Y. Iwahori (2012). Impact Damage Progression of Stitched Composites: From Indentation to Penetration, Conference Proceeding for 15th US-Japan Conference on Composite Materials/American Society for Composites 27th Technical Conference, 1-3 Oct, Arlington, Texas, USA.
  38. K.T. Tan, H.H. Huang and C.T. Sun (2012). Negative Effective Mass Density of Acoustic Metamaterial using Dual-Resonator Spring-Mass Model, Conference Proceeding for Metamaterials 2012, 17-20 Sept, St. Petersburg, Russia. [Awarded Travel Grant for Young Researcher]
  39. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, A. Yoshimura and Y. Iwahori (2012). Validation of Delamination Reduction Trend for Stitched Composites using Quasi-Static Indentation Test, Conference Proceeding for 15th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM-15, 24-28 Jun, Venice, Italy.
  40. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, and Y. Iwahori (2011). Fracture Behaviour and Damage Characteristics of Stitched Composites under Impact and Post Impact Loading, Conference Proceeding for 6th International Conference on Fracture of Polymers, Composites and Adhesives, 11-15 Sept, Les Diablerets, Switzerland. [Best Poster Award]
  41. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, A. Yoshimura, Y. Iwahori and T. Ishikawa (2011). Progressive Damage in Stitched Composites under Impact Loading, Conference Proceeding for 18th International Conference on Composite Materials, ICCM-18, 21-26 Aug, Jeju Island, Korea. [Invited Paper]
  42. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi, A. Yoshimura, Y. Iwahori and T. Ishikawa (2011). Damage Observation of Stitched Composites under Quasi-Static Indentation Loading, Conference Proceeding for 53rd Japan Structural Conference, 27-29 Jul, Akita, Japan.
  43. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, Y. Iwahori and T. Ishikawa (2011). Influence of Stitch Density and Stitch Thread Thickness on Compression After Impact Strength of Stitched Composites, Conference Proceeding for 16th International Conference on Composite Structures, ICCS-16, 28-30 Jun, Porto, Portugal.
  44. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi, Y. Iwahori and T. Ishikawa (2011). Enhancement of Compression After Impact Strength Using Through-Thickness Stitching, Conference Proceeding for 2nd Japan Conference on Composite Materials, JCCM-2, 16-18 Mar, Tokyo, Japan.
  45. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi, Y. Iwahori and T. Ishikawa (2010). Compression After Impact Performance of Vectran-Stitched Composites, Conference Proceeding for 7th Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials, ACCM-7, 15-18 Nov, Taipei, Taiwan.
  46. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi and Y. Iwahori (2010). Prediction of Delamination Damage in Stitched Composites Due to Impact Loading, Conference Proceeding for 35th Composite Materials Symposium, 13-14 Oct, Hiroshima, Japan. [Presented in Japanese]
  47. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi and Y. Iwahori (2010). Impact-Induced Delamination Suppression in Laminated Composites using Through-Thickness Stitching, Conference Proceeding for 14th US-Japan Conference on Composite Materials/American Society for Composites 25th Technical Conference, 20-23 Sept, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
  48. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi and Y. Iwahori (2010). Effectiveness of Stitching in Damage Tolerance of Laminated Composites, Conference Proceeding for 9th China-Japan Joint Conference on Composite Materials, CJJCC-9, 6-9 Sept, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, China.
  49. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi and Y. Iwahori (2010). Damage Response and Mechanisms of Stitched Composites Under Impact Loading, Conference Proceeding for 14th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM-14, 7-10 Jun, Budapest, Hungary.
  50. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi and Y. Iwahori (2010). Influence of Stitch Density and Stitch Thread Thickness on Low Velocity Impact Response of Vectran-Stitched Composites, Conference Proceeding for 1st Japan Conference on Composite Materials, JCCM-1, 9-11 Mar, Kyoto, Japan.
  51. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi and Y. Iwahori (2009). Application of Vectran-Stitched Composites in Aircraft Structures, Conference Proceeding for 2nd International Seminar on System Design, ISSD2009, 4-6 Nov, Tokyo, Japan.
  52. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi and Y. Iwahori (2009). Low Velocity Impact Damage Response of Vectran-Stitched Composites, Conference Proceeding for 7th Japan-Korea Joint Symposium on Composite Materials, 24-26 Sept, Kanazawa, Japan.
  53. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, M. Sano, M. Takase, Y. Iwahori and H. Hoshi (2009). Material Selection of Z-fibre in Stitched Composites – Experimental and Analytical Comparison Approach, Conference Proceeding for 17th International Conference on Composite Materials, ICCM-17, 27-31 Jul, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  54. K.T. Tan and N. Watanabe (2009). Computational Modeling of Mode I Fracture Toughness in Vectran-Stitched Composites, Conference Proceeding for JSCM Spring Conference, 18-19 May, Tokyo, Japan.

INVITED TALKS / PRESENTATIONS

  1. K.T. Tan (2017). The Quest Towards Damage Tolerant Composite Structures, Harbin Institute of Technology, organized by Center for Composite Materials and Structures, 16-19 Aug, Harbin, China.
  2. K.T. Tan (2017). Locally Resonant Nanophononic Metamaterials: A Transformative Approach to Control Thermal Conductivity, The University of Tokyo, organized by Institute of Industrial Science, 9 Aug, Tokyo, Japan.
  3. B. Li*, K.T. Tan and J. Christensen (2017). Investigation of Locally Resonant Nanophononic Metamaterials with Ultralow Thermal Conductivity, 8th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics (META2017), 25-28 Jul, Incheon, South Korea.
  4. K.T. Tan (2017). Modeling Advanced Metacomposites: Unique Control of Stress Wave Propagation, 9th International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT 2017), 18-23 Jun, Singapore.
  5. K.T. Tan (2016). Next Generation Aerospace Structures using Stitched Composites and Metacomposites, Seoul National University, organized by Department of Aerospace Engineering, 17 Aug, Seoul, South Korea.
  6. K.T. Tan (2016). Acoustic/Elastic Metamaterials: A Transformative Approach for Stress Wave Mitigation and Manipulation, National University of Singapore, organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, 20 May, Singapore.
  7. K.T. Tan (2016). Next Generation Aerospace Structures using Stitched Composites and Metacomposites, Nanyang Technological University, organized by Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, 19 May, Singapore.
  8. K.T. Tan (2016). Exploring the Natural and Unnatural World of Material Behavior through Bio-Inspiration and Human-Imagination, Spring 2016 Integrated Bioscience Seminar Series, organized by UA Department of Integrated Bioscience and Biomimicry Research and Innovation Center (BRIC), 18 Mar, Akron, OH, USA.
  9. K.T. Tan (2015). Impact Performance and Dynamic Behavior of Composite Sandwich Structures at Arctic Conditions, ONR Solid Mechanics Review, organized by ONR SMP Program Manager Dr. Yapa Rajapakse, 2-4 Dec, Arlington, VA, USA.
  10. K.T. Tan (2015). Biomimetic Structures for Impact Protection, Biomimicry Focus Group Workshop, organized by UA Biomimicry organizing committee [Biomimicry Research and Innovation Center (BRIC)], 12 Nov, Akron, OH, USA.
  11. K.T. Tan (2015). Dynamics of Heterogeneous Materials, Dynamics of Heterogeneous Materials Workshop, Basic Research Innovation and Collaboration Center (BRICC), organized by AFOSR and ARO, 23-24 Sept, Arlington, VA, USA.
  12. K.T. Tan (2015). Speech from Representative Alumni, Tokyo Metropolitan University 1st Annual Alumni Meeting of Asian Human Resources Fund Scholarship Program, 29 August, Bangkok, Thailand.
  13. K.T. Tan (2015). Roller Coaster Mania, The University of Akron, Center for Child Development, Camp Wise STEAM Summer Program, 13-17 July, Akron, Ohio, USA.
  14. K.T. Tan (2015). Impact Resistance of Stitched Composites and Metacomposites, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Materials Science and Technology Division, Mechanical Properties and Mechanics Group, 7 April, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.
  15. K.T. Tan (2015). Next Generation Aerospace Structures using Stitched Composites and Metacomposites, NASA Glenn Research Center, Materials and Structures Division, Mechanics and Life Prediction Branch, 23 March, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  16. K.T. Tan (2014). My A*IF Experience, A*STAR Biopolis, 21 January, Singapore.
  17. K.T. Tan (2012). Impact Damage of Composites, Purdue University, 24 April, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.
  18. K.T. Tan (2010). Research on Interlaminar Reinforcement of Stitched Composites, Presentation by International Students of Asia on Advanced Research (Tokyo Asian Month), 8 Nov, Tokyo, Japan (in Japanese).
  19. K.T. Tan, N. Watanabe, H. Hoshi and Y. Iwahori (2010). Interlaminar Fracture Toughness of Vectran-Stitched Laminate, Nippon Steel Corporation, 21 May, Tokyo, Japan.