James Hanna

Assistant Professor

Area(s) of Interest: Dynamics and Control, Fluid Mechanics, Solid Mechanics
Phone: (540) 231-9071
Email: hannaj@vt.edu
James Hanna Website

Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics (MC 0219) Norris Hall, Room 220, Virginia Tech 495 Old Turner Street Blacksburg, VA 24061


Classical mechanics: dynamics and equilibria of flexible bodies, geometric nonlinearities in solid and fluid mechanics, curve and surface motion, action principles, elasticity of thin objects, fluid-structure interaction, discontinuities and defects, nonlinear waves and oscillations, soft matter, materials science and processing.


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  • Phone:
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  • Fax:
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  • Address:
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    495 Old Turner Street
    Blacksburg, VA 24061