Omega Speedmaster replica watches uk series "dark side of the surface" watch, 15 years launched this watch pure black replica watches ceramic watch inspiration, all black rolex replica uk design cool and uk replica watches stylish.
J.V. Poplawski & Associates: consulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialists
 
  consulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialists  
consulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialists consulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialistsconsulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialistsconsulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialistsconsulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialistsconsulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialistsconsulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialistsconsulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialistsconsulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialistsconsulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialistsconsulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialists
Associates: consulting mechanical engineers - bearing & finite element analysis specialists
Resume
Joseph V. Poplawski
President - J.V. Poplawski & Associates
Mechanical Engineer


Total Experience - 37 Years

Professional Background

J.V. Poplawski & Associates, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
    President and Owner of Mechanical Engineering Consulting Firm specializing in Bearings, Seals, Mechanical Systems, Metals Rolling Analysis, Finite Element Stress, Thermal and Dynamic Analysis of Machine Components and Rotating Machinery plus Technical Expert and Expert Witness Services.

Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania

  • Previously taught in Mechanical Engineering Department
  • Previously Served as the Director of Computer Graphics, and CAD/CAE Laboratories
  • Presently Serve as Adjunct Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department

Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

    External Consulting - With consent of Bethlehem Steel as long as conflict of interest avoided.
    Research Engineer - developed a comprehensive mathematical modeling system describing elastic-plastic metal deformation, thermal profiles (3-D Transient) in sheet rolling mills, deformation and distortion of rolling surfaces due to loading and thermal effects. Conducted transient and steady state dynamic analysis of mill drives. Conducted Finite Element Analysis of equipment including large displacement and plasticity non-linearity's. Provided consulting service on bearing problems for the corporation. Wrote project proposals, administered project staff and budget.
    Corporate Consulting Mechanical Engineer - provided advanced technical consulting in mechanical engineering and mechanical systems analysis relating to equipment design and problem solving throughout the corporation. Kept abreast of and applied computer aided engineering analysis within other departments. Provided analytical services in areas of FEM, bearings, seals, gears, and steel rolling technology. Coordinated task forces regarding solution of various problems.
    Head of the Applied Mechanics Group - supervised engineers, technicians and programmers in the development and application of analytical models and finite element techniques to analyze equipment and process design problems on steel mill, marine, and mining equipment. Responsible for several university research projects on heat transfer studies of jet cooling and FEM approaches to metal deformation. Responsible for 1 and 5 year plans, group budget, staff development, performance appraisal and salary administration.

AVCO/Lycoming Division, Stratford, Connecticut

    Supervisor - Bearing and Seal Research Group - responsible for theoretical work and research programs on high-speed ball bearings, roller bearings and mainshaft seals for small gas turbine engines. Group performed all bearing and seal design work and problem solving for advanced engines. Monitored government R&D programs being conducted.

Pratt and Whitney Aircraft, East Hartford, Connecticut

    Design Analyst - performed analysis, design and problem solving on gas turbine engine mainshaft bearings and seals. Performed heat transfer studies on engine components. Worked in Rotor Dynamics Group on engine critical speed, rotor response and engine balance. Developed prototype oil-film damper for mainshaft application.

Academic Background

Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) - B.S. Mechanical Engineering 1964

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - M.S. Applied Mechanics 1970

Lehigh University - 24 credits beyond MS in Numerical Methods, Plasticity, FEA, Dynamics, Statistics.
Completion of MBA Core Courses.

CAD/CAE - Prime MEDUSA, McAuto Unigraphics II, CADKEY, ANSYS, SAP, ALGOR, COSMOS

Professional Activities

American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Member, paper review and session chairman. Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) - (ASLE) - Bearings Technical Committee.

Associated Editor for Lubrication Engineering Magazine (5 years) Annual Meeting Program Committee 1984, 1985, 1986. Session Chairman.

Association of Iron and Steel Engineers (AISE) - -Roll Research Committee, Computer Applications Committee, Session Chairman.

American Society of Metals (ASM) - Process Modeling Group.

National Science Foundation (NSF) - Steering Committee - Rate Dependent Deformation Research.

WHO'S WHO in Science and Engineering 2000/2001 Edition.

WHO'S WHO in Executives and Business 2000 Edition.

Registered Professional Engineer - Pennsylvania.

Awards
Click here to view awards page

Seminars
Click here to view seminars page

Publications

Authored and Presented over 25 technical papers on mathematical modeling and analysis regarding rolling bearings and steel rolling process models given at national and international conferences.

Click here to view publications page

Consulting Practice

Full-Time from 9/90 to present and Part-time since 1977 with consent of Bethlehem Steel Corp as long as conflict of interest avoided.

Clients Served
Click here to view clients page

Expert Witness: Bearings & Stress Analysis
Click here to view expert witness page


Copyright © 2001-2017 J.V. Poplawski & Associates. All rights reserved.
BearingSpecialists is a Trade Mark of J.V. Poplawski & Associates.
Design and Programming by Chad Poplawski of J.V. Poplawski & Associates.