Joseph Mollendorf

Professor

Contact Information

335 Jarvis Hall

105 Sherman Hall

716-645-1466

molendrf@buffalo.edu

Education

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University, 1971

Research Interests

Design, heat transfer and fluid mechanics, mathematical modeling, manufacturing processes, biomedical engineering.

Selected Publications

  • Enderle, JD and B Hallowell, Editors, "National Science Foundation 2003 Engineering Senior Design Projects to Aid the Disabled", chapter 11, pp. 131-177 http://nsf-pad.bme.uconn.edu/, appeared in 2005
  • D.R. Pendergast, C. Capelli, A.B. Craig Jr., P.E. di Prampero, A.E. Minetti, JC Mollendorf, A. Termin II, P. Zamparo, "Biophysics of swimming". In: Swimming dicine X. J.P. Vilas-Boas, F. Alves, A. Marques (eds.), Biomechanics and Medicine in Swimming X. Portuguese Journal of Sport Sciences, Suppl 2, 2006
  • Enderle, JD and B Hallowell, Editors, "National Science Foundation 2004 Engineering Senior Design Projects to Aid the Disabled", chapter 13, pp. 165-201 http://nsf-pad.bme.uconn.edu/, appeared in 2006
  • Enderle, JD and B Hallowell, Editors, "National Science Foundation 2005 Engineering Senior Design Projects to Aid the Disabled", chapter 11, pp. 121-184 http://nsf-pad.bme.uconn.edu/, appeared in 2007
  • "A Fluid / Solid Model for Predicting Slender Body Deflection in a Moving Fluid", Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, October 28, 2005
  • "A Fluid / Solid Model for Predicting Slender Body Deflection in a Moving Fluid", University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, February 24, 2006
  • "A Fluid / Solid Model for Predicting Slender Body Deflection in a Moving Fluid", U.C. Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, October 23, 2007
  • Bardy, ER, JC Mollendorf, DR Pendergast, "Thermal conductivity and compressive strain of aerogel insulation blankets under applied hydrostatic pressure", Journal of Heat Transfer, 129 (2007) p. 232-235
  • Bardy, ER, JC Mollendorf, DR Pendergast, "Active Heating and Cooling for an Underwater Diver" Europhysics news (European Physical Society, EPS), Vol. 39 No. 1, page 13 (January-February 2008)
  • Bardy, ER, JC Mollendorf, DR Pendergast, "Regional and Total Body Active Heating and Cooling for a Prone Position Diver at Rest Submerged in Water at Varied Temperatures", Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 41 (2008) 035501