Joseph C. Slater

Name:

Joseph C.  Slater, Ph.D.

Title:

Dean

Department:

College of Engineering

Email Address:

jslater@tntech.edu

Phone:

(931) 372-3172

Office:

Clement Hall (CLEM), Room 201

Research Areas and Interests

  • Vibration of structures and machines
  • Aeroelasticity
  • Linear and Nonlinear System identification
  • Experimental Modal Analysis
  • Nonlinear Dynamics
  • Cyber Physical Systems
  • Morphing Wing Control
  • Turbomachinery Blade Vibration

Educational Background

  • State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA August 1985 - May 1989: Bachelor of Science: Aerospace Engineering
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA June 1989 - Feb 1992: Master of Science: Aerospace Engineering. Thesis Title: Modeling of Non-proportional Frequency Dependent Viscoelastic Damping in Space Structures.
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA March 1992 - September 1993: Doctorate of Philosophy: Mechanical Engineering. Dissertation Title: Nonlinear Modal Control