M. Amin Karami.

M. Amin Karami

Associate Professor

Contact Information

1013 Furnas Hall




Ph.D., Engineering Mechanics, Virginia Tech, 2011 

Research Interests

Smart Materials and Structures, Energy Harvesting, Implantable Medical Devices, Nonlinear Dynamic Systems, MEMS, Vibrations, Renewable Energy, and Mechatronics.

Selected Publications

  • M. H. Ansari, M. A. Attarzadeh, M. Nouh, and M. A. Karami, “Application of magnetoelastic metamaterials in nonreciprocal wave propagation,” Smart Materials and Structures, in press.
  • M. H. Ansari* and M. A. Karami, “A Sub-cc nonlinear piezoelectric energy harvester for powering leadless pacemakers”, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, p. 1045389X17708344, 2017.
  • K. Yerrapragada, M. H. Ansari*, and M. A. Karami, “Enhancing Power Generation of Floating Wave Power Generators by Utilization of Nonlinear Roll-Pitch Coupling,” Smart Materials and Structures, vol. 26, 2017.
  • A. Nanda* and M. A. Karami, “Energy harvesting from arterial blood pressure for powering embedded micro sensors in human brain,” Journal of Applied Physics, 2017. 121(12).
  • M. Bani-Hani and M. A. Karami, “Optimization of traveling vibrating waves in Self-assembling swimming smart boxes”, Smart Materials and Structures, vol. 24, p. 094005, 2015.