Contact Information

1004 Furnas Hall



PhD, Aerospace Engineering, The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 2000

Postdoctoral Research in Aerospace Structures, The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 2000-2001

Research Interests

Space Explorations and Mission Design, Collision Dynamics and Crashworthiness, Aerospace Conceptual Design, Space Physics, Ballistics, Bioinspired Robotics, Advanced Aerospace Structures, Fluid-structure Interactive Systems.

Selected Publications

  • Thurber, A., and Bayandor, J., 2015, "Fluidic analysis of hypervelocity impacts," Journal of Fluids Engineering, 137(4), 041101.
  • Satterwhite, M., Bayandor, J., “Development and validation of fluid-structure interaction in aircraft crashworthiness studies”, ASME 2013 Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting: Proceedings of FEDSM2013, Incline Village, NV, July 7-11, 2013, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, New York.
  • Perino, S., and Bayandor, J., Samareh, J., Armand, S., “Structural Concept Study for Planetary Probes and Sample Return Vehicles,” AIAA Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, 2015; DOI: 10.2514/1.A33050.
  • Perino, S., and Bayandor, J., Samareh, J., Armand, S., “Contemporary Impact Analysis Methodology for Planetary Sample Return Missions,” AIAA Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 52, No. 4, pp. 1217-1227, 2015. DOI: 10.2514/1.A33033.
  • Abdi, F., Bowcutt, K., Godines, C. and Bayandor, J., “Collision provoked failure sequencing in space reentry vehicles”, Computers & Structures, 89, 930-939, DOI: 10.1016/j.compstruc.2011.01.021, June 2011, ISSN: 0045-7949.
  • Perino, S. and Bayandor, J., “A structural dynamics analysis methodology for development of Earth entry vehicles” AIAA ciTech 2014, Paper no. AIAA-2014-1521, National Harbor, D.C., Jan. 13-17, 2014, DOI: 10.2514/ 6.2014-1521.
  • Orifici, A., Thomson, R., Degenhardt, R., Bisagni, C. and Bayandor, J., “An analysis tool for design and certification of postbuckling composite aerospace structures”, Structural Stability and Dynamics, 10(4), 669-681, DOI: 10.1142/S0219455410003671, October 2010, ISSN: 0219-4554.
  • Siddens, A. and Bayandor, J., “Multidisciplinary impact damage prognosis methodology for hybrid structural propulsion systems”, Computers & Structures, 122, 178-191, DOI: 10.1016/j.compstruc.2013.02.001, June 2013, ISSN: 0045-7949.
  • Bayandor, J., Johnson, A., Thomson, R., Joosten, M., “Impact damage modeling of composite aerospace structures subject to bird-strike”, Proceedings of the 25th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, Hamburg, September 3-9, 2006.
  • Song, Y., and Bayandor, J., “Comprehensive soft impact damage analysis for turbomachinery systems,” FEDSM 2014, 4th ASME Joint US-European Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, FEDSM2014-22110, Chicago, IL, August 3-7, 2014.