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Singiresu S. Rao

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Singiresu S. Rao

Professor | College of Engineering | Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department
Work Phone: (305) 284-3308


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Research Interests

Multiobjective optimization, Uncertainty models in engineering analysis, design and optimization, Reliability based design, Finite element and meshfree methods, Optimization and reliability of renewable energy systems.

HIGHER EDUCATION

    • Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, Ph.D. in . (1972)
    • Indian Institue of Technology, Kanpur, India, Other in . (1968)
    • Andhra University, Waltair, India, B.S. in . (1965)

EXPERIENCE

    • University of Miami, Professor. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (1998 - Present)
    • Indian Institute of Science, Visiting Professor. Department of Mechanical Engineering (2012)
    • University of Miami, Professor and Chairman. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (1998 - 2011)
    • Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, Visiting Professor. (2000)
    • Purdue University, Professor. School of Mechanical Engineering (1988 - 1998)
    • Purdue University, Associate Professor. School of Mechanical Engineering (1985 - 1988)
    • San Diego State University, Professor. Department of Mechanical and Engineering (1981 - 1985)
    • Indian Institute of Technology, Professor. Department of Mechanical Engineering (1978 - 1982)
    • Indian Institute of Technology, Assistant Professor. Department of Mechanical Engineering (1971 - 1977)

PUBLICATIONS

  • Juried or Refereed Journal Articles or Exhibitions

    • Rao, S. S. (2014).Analysis of Coupled Bending-Torsional Vibration of Beams in the Presence of Uncertainties. Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Transactions of the ASME, 136, 051004 1 - 051004 8.
    • Rao, S. S. (2014).Optimal Design of Compound Parabolic Concentrator Solar Collector System. Journal of Mechanical Design, Transactions of the ASME, 136, 091402 1 - 091402 10.
    • Rao, S. S., Annamdas, K. K. (2013).A Comparative Study of Evidence Theories in the Modeling, Analysis, and Design of Engineering Systems. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 135, 0610061-06100610.
    • Rao, S. S., Tian, J. (2013).A Fuzzy Meshless Local Petrov-Galerkin Method for the Analysis of Imprecisely Defined Engineering Systems. AIAA Journal, 51, 481-490.
    • Aravelli, A., Rao, S. S. (2013).Energy Optimization in Chiller Plants: A Novel Formulation and Solution Using a Hybrid Optimization Technique. Engineering Optimization, 45, 1187-1203.
    • Aravelli, A., Rao, S. S., Adluru, H. K. (2013).Multiobjective Design Optimization of Microchannel Cooling System Using High Performance Thermal Vias in LTCC Substrates. Journal of Microelectronics and Electronic Packaging, 10, 40-47.
    • Rao, S. S., Hu, Y., Matar, S. (2013).Three-Dimensional Simulation-Based Optimum Design of Direct Methanol Fuel Cell System. Journal of Fuel Cell Science and Technology (ASME), 10, 0210081 - 02100810.
    • Tian, J., Rao, S. S. (2012).Meshless Local Petrov-Galerkin Method for Three-Dimensional Heat Transfer Analysis. Journal of Heat Transfer, 134, 112701-1 to 112701-9.
    • HU, Y., Rao, S. S. (2011).Robust Design of Horizontal Axis Wind Turbines Using Taguchi Method. Journal of Mechanical Design,, 133, 111009.1-111009.15.
    • Rao, S. S., Hu, Y. (2010).Multi-Objective Optimal Design of Stationary Flat-Plate Solar Collectors Under Probabilistic Uncertainty. Journal of Mechanical Design, Transactions of ASME, 132, No. 9, 094501.1 - 0945601.6.
    • Majumder, L., Rao, S. S. (2009).Interval-Based Optimization of Aircraft Wings Under Landing Loads. Computers and Structures, 87, 225 - 235.
    • Hu, Y., Rao, S. S. (2009).Game-Theory Approach for Multi-Objective Optimal Design of Stationary Plat-Plate Solar Collectors. Engineering Optimization, 41, No. 11, 1017 - 1035.
    • Annamdas, K. K., Rao, S. S. (2009).Multi-Objective Optimization of Engineering Systems using Game Theory and Particle Swarm Optimization. Engineering Optimization, 41, No. 8, 737 - 752.
    • (2009).Interval Based Multiobjective Optimization of Aircraft Wings Under Gust Loads. AIAA Journal, 47, 563-575.
    • Rao, S. S. (2008).Evidence-Based Fuzzy Approach for the Safety Analysis of Uncertain Systems. AIAA Journal, 46, 2383 - 2387.
    • Rao, S. S. (2008).Fuzzy Optimal Controller Design with Application to Fuzzy Modeled Structures. AIAA Journal, 46, 1864 - 1873.
    • Rao, S. S., Majumder, L. (2008).Optimization of Aircraft Wings for Gust Loads: Interval Analysis-Based Approach. AIAA Journal, 46, 723 - 732.
    • Majumder, L., Rao, S. S. (2007).Interval Analysis-Based Optimum Design of Wing Structures Under Taxiing Loads. Journal of Aircraft, 44, 1045 - 1049.
    • Wu, W., Rao, S. S. (2006).Fuzzy Analysis of Geometric Tolerances Using Interval Method. Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, Part C, 220, 489 - 497.
    • Wu, W., Rao, S. S. (2006).Uncertainty Analysis and Allocation of Joint Tolerances in Robot Manipulators based on Interval Analysis. Reliability Engineering and System Safety.
    • Qui, Y., Rao, S. S. (2005).A Fuzzy Approach for the Analysis of Unbalanced Nonlinear Rotor Systems. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 284, 299 - 323.
    • Xiong, Y., Rao, S. S. (2005).A Fuzzy Dynamic Programming Approach for the Mixed-Discrete Optimization of Mechanical Systems. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 127, No. 6, 1088 - 1099.
    • Rao, S. S., Xiong, Y. (2005).A Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for Mixed Discrete Design Optimization. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 127, No. 6, 1100 - 1112.
    • Rao, S. S., Xiong, Y. (2005).Mixed Discrete Fuzzy Multi-objective Programming for Engineering OptimizationUsing Hybrid Genetic Algorithm. AIAA Journal, 43, No. 7, 1580 - 1590.
    • Rao, S. S., Wu, W. (2005).Optimum Tolerance Allocation in Mechanical Assemblies Using Interval Method. Engineering Optimization, 37, No. 3, 237 - 257.
    • Liu, Q., Rao, S. S. (2005).Fuzzy Finite Element Approach for the Analysis of Fiber-Reinforced Laminated Composite Beams. AIAA Journal, 43, No. 3, 651 - 661.
    • Xiong, Y., Rao, S. S. (2004).Fuzzy Nonlinear Programming for Mixed-Discrete Design Optimization through Hybrid Genetic Algorithm. Fuzzy Sets and Systems, 146, 167 - 186.
    • Wu, W., Rao, S. S. (2004).Interval Analysis for the Modeling of Tolerances and Clearances in Mechanism Analysis. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 126, No. 4, 581 - 592.
    • Rao, S. S., Liu, Q. (2004).A Fuzzy Approach to the Mechanics of the Fiber-Reinforced Composite Materials. AIAA Journal, 42, No. 1, 159 - 167.
    • Ashokkumar, C. R., Rao, S. S. (2003).Structural Control Using Inverse H-2 Optimal Control. AIAA Journal, 41, No. 12, 2478 - 2485.
    • Rao, S. S., Foster, D. E. (2003).Availability Analysis of Single-Component Systems with Various Failure and Repair Distributions. International Journal of Mechanical Engineering Education, 31, No. 3, 258 - 268.
    • Chen, L., Mulkay, E. L., Rao, S. S. (2002).Modeling Statistical Uncertainties in Robust Engineering Design. Transactions of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering, 25, No. 3 and 4, 297 - 313.
    • Rao, S. S., Cao, L. (2002).Optimum Design of Mechanical Systems Involving Interval Parameters. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 124, No. 3, 465 - 472.
    • Hati, S. K., Rao, S. S. (2001).Game Theory Approach for the Design of an Optimal Air Pollution Control System for Thermal Power Plants. International Journal of Environment and Pollution, 15, No. 5, 503 - 516.
    • Rao, S. S., Yoon, K. Y. (2001).Minimization of Transmission Error in Helical Gears. Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Part C, London, 215, 447 - 459.
    • Rao, S. S., Cao, L. (2001).Fuzzy Boundary Element Method for the Analysis of Imprecisely Defined Systems. AIAA Journal, 39, No. 9, 1788 - 1797.
    • Rao, S. S., Gupta, R. S. (2001).Finite Element Vibration Analysis of Rotating Timoshenko Beams. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 242, No. 1, 103 - 124.
    • Sawyer, J. P., Rao, S. S. (2000).Structural Damage Detection and Identification Using Fuzzy Logic. AIAA Journal, 38, No. 12, 2328 - 2335.
    • Rao, S. S., Chen, L. (2000).Determination of Optimal Machining Conditions: A Coupled Uncertainty Model. Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, ASME, 122, No. 1, 206 - 214.
    • Atiqullah, M. M., Rao, S. S. (2000).Simulated Annealing and Parallel Processing: An Implementation for Constrained Global Design Optimization. Engineering Optimization, 32, 659 - 685.
    • Rao, S. S., Mulkay, E. L. (2000).Engineering Design Optimization Using Interior Point Algorithms. AIAA Journal, 38, No. 11, 2127 - 2132.
    • Sunar, M., Rao, S. S. (2000).Optimal Structural Control by Substructure Synthesis. AIAA Journal, 38, No. 11, 2191 - 2194.
    • Sunar, M., Rao, S. S. (1999).Recent Advances in Sensing and Control of Flexible Structures via Piezoelectric Materials Technology. Applied Mechanics Reviews, ASME, 52, No. 1, 1 - 16.
    • Sawyer, J. P., Rao, S. S. (1999).Strength-based Reliability and Fracture Assessment of Fuzzy Mechanical and Structural Systems. AIAA Journal, 37, No. 1, 1 - 10.
    • Chen, L., Rao, S. S. (1998).A Modified Dempster-Shafer Theory for Multicriteria Optimization. Engineering Optimization, 30, 171 - 201.
    • Rao, S. S., Chen, L. (1998).Numerical Solution of Fuzzy Linear Equations in Engineering Analysis. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 43, 391 - 408.
    • Rao, S. S., Chen, L. (1998).Numerical Solution of Fuzzy Linear Equations in Engineering Analysis. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 42, 829 - 846.
    • Ku, K., Rao, S. S., Chen, L. (1998).Taguchi-Aided Search for Design Optimization of Engineering Systems. Engineering Optimization, 30, 1 - 23.
    • Chen, L., Rao, S. S., Ku, K. (1998).A Fuzzy Kinetostatic Analysis of Imprecisely-Defined Mechanisms. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 120, 377 - 379.
    • Rao, S. S., Chen, L., Mulkay, E. (1998).Unified Finite Element Method for Engineering Systems with Hybrid Uncertainities. AIAA Journal, 36, No. 7, 1291 - 1299.
    • Mulkay, E. L., Rao, S. S. (1998).Fuzzy Heurestics for Sequential Linear Programming. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 120, No. 1, 17 - 23.
    • Mulkay, E., Rao, S. S. (1997).A Fuzzy Approach for the Mainipulation of Uncertainties in Determination of Optimum Machining Conditions Under Multiple Criterian. Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 119, 186-192.
    • Chen, L., Rao, S. S. (1997).A Fuzzy Approach for the Mainipulation of Uncertainties in Determination of Optimum Machining Conditions Under Multiple Criterian. Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 119, 186-192.
    • Sunar, M., Rao, S. S. (1997).A Substructures Method for the Active Control Design of Large Periodic Structures. Computers and Structures, 65, No. 5, 695 - 701.
    • Chen, L., Ku, K., Ramani, K., Rao, S. S. (1997).A Systematic Approach to Preliminary Process Development Modeling and Design. Materials and Design, 17, No. 5 - 6, 235 - 244.
    • Chen, L., Rao, S. S. (1997).Fuzzy Finite Element Approach for the Vibration Analysis of Imprecisely - Defined Systems. Journal of Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 27, 69 - 83.
    • Sunar, M., Rao, S. S. (1997).Thermopiezoelectric Control Design and Actuator Placment. AIAA Journal, 35, 534-539.
    • Rao, S. S., Berke, L. (1997).Analysis of Uncertain Sturctural Systems Using Interval Analysis. AIAA Journal, 35, 727-735.
    • Ramakrishnan, B., Rao, S. S. (1996).A General Loss Function Based Optimization Procedure for Robust Design. Engineering Optimization, 25, No. 4, 255 - 276.
    • Rao, S. S., Chen, L. (1996).Generalized Hybrid Method for Fuzzy Multiobjective Optimization of Engineeering Systems. AIAA Journal, 34, 1709-1717.
    • Sunar, M., Rao, S. S. (1996)."Distributed Modeling and Actuator Location for Piezoelectric Control System. AIAA Journal, 34, 2209-2211.
    • Yoon, K. Y., Rao, S. S. (1996).Dynamic Load Analysis of Spur Gears Using a New Tooth Profile. Journal of Mechanical Design, 118, 1-6.
    • Rao, S. S. (1996).Optimum design of Structures under Shock and Vibration Environment. Shock and Vibration Digest, 28, 3-12.
    • Rao, S. S., Sawyer, J. P. (1995).A Fuzzy Finite Element Approach for the Analysis of Imprecisely-Defined Systems. AIAA Journal, 33, No. 12, 2364 - 2370.
    • Atiqullah, M. M., Rao, S. S. (1995).Parallel Processing in Optimal Structural Design Using Simulated Annealing. AIAA Journal, 33, No. 12, 2386 - 2392.
    • Dhingra, A. K., Rao, S. S. (1995).A Cooperative Fuzzy Game Theoretic Approach to Multiple Objective Design Optimization. European Journal of Operations Research, 83, 547 - 567.
    • Butler, A. C., Sadeghi, F., Rao, S. S., LeClair, S. R. (1995).Computer Aided Design/Engineering of Bearing Systems Using the Dempster-Shafer Theory. Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, 9, 1 - 11.
    • Butler, A. C., Rao, S. S., LeClair, S. R. (1995).Fuzzy Computer Aided Design of Process Manufacturing Facilities. Research in Engineering Design, 7, 126 - 150.
    • Sawyer, J. P., Rao, S. S. (1994).Fault Tree Analysis of Fuzzy Mechanical Systems. Microelectronics and Reliability, 34, No. 4, 653 - 667.
    • Rao, S. S., Tjandra, M. (1994).Reliability Based design of Automotive Transmission Systems. Reliability Engineering and System safety, 46, 159 - 169.
    • Howell, L. L., Rao, S. S., Midha, A. (1994).Reliability-Based Optimal Design of a Bistable Compliant Mechanism. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 116, 1115 - 1121.
    • Rao, S. S., Sunar, M. (1994).Piezoelectricity and its use in Disturbance Sensing and Control of Flexible Structures: A Survey. Applied Mechanics Reviews, 47, No. 4, 113 - 123.
    • Yoon, K. Y., Rao, S. S. (1993).Cam Motion Synthesis Using Cubic Splines. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 115, 441 - 446.
    • Butler, A. C., Rao, S. S., LeClair, S. R. (1993).Reliability Analysis of Complex Systems using Symbolic Logic. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 40, 49 - 60.
    • Atiqullah, M. M., Rao, S. S. (1993).Reliability Optimization of Communication Networks Using Simulated Annealing. Microelectronics and Reliability, 33, No. 9, 1303 - 1319.
    • Sunar, M., Rao, S. S. (1993).Simultaneous Passive and Active Control Design of Structures Using Multiobjective Optimization Strategies. Computers and Structures, 48, No. 5, 913 - 924.
    • Rao, S. S., Sunar, M. (1993).Analysis of Distributed Thermopiezoelectric Sensors and Actuators in Advanced Intelligent Structures. AIAA Journal, 31, No. 7, 1280 - 1286.
    • Sunar, M., Rao, S. S. (1993).Optimal Selection of Weighting Matrices in Integrated Design of Structures/Controls. AIAA Journal, 31, No. 4, 714 - 720.
    • Dhingra, A. K., Rao, S. S. (1992).A Neural Network Based Approach to Mechanical Design Optimization. Engineering Optimization, 20, 187 - 203.
    • Rao, S. S., Sundararaju, K., Prakash, B. G., Balakrishna, C. (1992).Multiobjective Fuzzy Optimization Techniques for Engineering Design. Computers and Structures, 42, No. 1, 37 - 44.
    • Rao, S. S., Sundararaju, K., Balakrishna, C., Prakash, B. G. (1992).Multiobjective Insensitive Design of Structures. Computers and Structures, 45, No. 2, 349 - 359.
    • Charlesworth, W. W., Rao, S. S. (1992).Reliability Analysis of Continuous Mechanical Systems Using Multistate Fault Trees. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 37, No. 3, 195 - 206.
    • Rao, S. S., Dhingra, A. K. (1992).Reliability and Redundancy Apportionment Using Crisp and Fuzzy Multiobjective Optimization Approaches. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, 37, No. 3, 253 - 261.
    • Rao, S. S., Dhingra, A. K., Kumar, V. (1992).Robust Design of Actively Controlled Structures Using Cooperative Fuzzy Games. Engineering Optimization, 20, 81 - 109.
    • Sunar, M., Rao, S. S. (1992).A Substructure Decomposition Method for the Control Design of Large Flexible Structures. AIAA Journal, 30, No. 10, 2573 - 2575.
    • Rao, S. S., Sundararaju, K., Prakash, B. G., Balakrishna, C. (1992).A Fuzzy Goal Programming Approach for Structural Optimization. AIAA Journal, 30, No. 5, 1425 - 1432.
    • Dhingra, A. K., Rao, S. S., Kumar, V. (1992).Nonlinear Membership Functions in the Fuzzy Optimization of Mechanical and Structural Systems. AIAA Journal, 30, No. 1, 251 - 260.
    • Rao, S. S., Freiheit, T. I. (1991).A Modified Game Theory Approach to Multiobjective Optimization. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 113, 286 - 291.
    • Dhingra, A. K., Rao, S. S. (1991).An Integrated Kinematic-Kinetostatic Optimal Design of Planar Mechanisms Using Fuzzy Theories. Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME, 113, 306 - 311.
    • Pan, T. S., Rao, S. S., Venkayya, V. B. (1991).Dual Active and Passive Control of Large Flexible Structures. Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, ASME, 113, 469 - 475.
    • Rao, S. S., Pan, T. S., Venkayya, V. B. (1991).Optimal Placement of Actuators in Actively Controlled Structures Using Genetic Algorithms. AIAA Journal, 29, No. 6, 942 - 943.
    • Rao, S. S., Pan, T. S., Venkayya, V. B. (1990).Modeling, Control, and Design of Flexible Structures: A Survey. Applied Mechanics Reviews, ASME, 43, No. 5, 99 - 117.
    • Dhingra, A. K., Rao, S. S., Miura, H. (1990).Multiobjective Decision Making in a Fuzzy Environment with Applications to Helicopter Design. AIAA Journal, 28, 703 - 710.
    • Rao, S. S., Dhingra, A. K., Miura, H. (1990).Pareto-Optimal Solutions in Helicopter Design Problems. Engineering Optimization, 15, No. 3, 211 - 231.
    • Pan, T. S., Rao, S. S., Venkayya, V. B. (1990).Rates of Change of Closed Loop Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors of Actively Controlled Structures. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 30, No. 5, 1013 - 1028.
    • Rao, S. S., Pan, T. S., Venkayya, V. B. (1990).Robustness Improvement of Actively Controlled Structures Through Structural Modifications. AIAA Journal, 28, 353 - 361.
    • Rao, S. S. (1989).Optimum Design of Structures Under Shock and Vibration Environment. Shock and Vibration Digest, 21, No. 7, 3 - 15.
    • Crawford, R. H., Rao, S. S. (1989).Probabilistic Analysis of Function Generating Mechanisms. Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, and Automation in Design, ASME, 111, No. 4, 479 - 481.
    • Rao, S. S., Bhatti, P. K. (1989).Optimization in the Design and Control of Robotic Manipulators: A Survey. Applied Mechanics Reviews, ASME, 42, 117 - 128.
    • Rao, S. S. (1988).Combined Structural and Control Optimization of Flexible Structures. Engineering Optimization, 13, No. 1, 1 - 16.
    • Pan, T. S., Rao, S. S. (1988).Fault Tree Approach for the Reliability Analysis of Gear Trains. Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, and Automation in Design, ASME, 110, 348 - 353.
    • Rao, S. S., Venkayya, V. B., Khot, N. S. (1988).Optimization of actively Controlled Structures Using Goal Programming Techniques. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 26, 183 - 197.
    • Bhatti, P. K., Rao, S. S. (1988).Reliability Analysis of Robot Manipulators. Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, and Automation in Design, ASME, 110, 175 - 181.
    • Rao, S. S., Venkayya, V. B. (1988).Game Theory Approach for the Integrated Design of Structures and Controls. AIAA Journal, 26, No. 4, 463 - 469.
    • Rao, S. S. (1987).Optimum Design of Structures in a Fuzzy Environment. AIAA Journal, 25, No. 12, 1633 - 1636.
    • Rao, S. S. (1987).Description and Optimum Design of Fuzzy Mechanical Systems. Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, and Automation in Design, ASME, 109, 126 - 132.
    • Rao, S. S., Raghavan, K. S. (1987).Dynamic Inelastic Response of Beams and Plates Under Combined Loading. Journal of Applied Mechanics, ASME, 51, 228 - 230.
    • Rao, S. S., Raghavan, K. S. (1987).Finite Element Dynamic Inelastic Analysis of Beams and Plates Under Combined Loading. Computers and Structures, 25, 355 - 364.
    • Rao, S. S. (1987).Game Theory Approach for Multiobjective Structural Optimization. Computers and Structures, 25, 119 - 127.
    • Rao, S. S. (1987).Multiobjective Optimization of Fuzzy Structural systems. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 24, 1157 - 1171.
    • Rao, S. S. (1987).Optimization of Airplane Wing Structures Under Taxiing Loads. Computers and Structures, 26, No. 3, 469 - 479.
    • Rao, S. S. (1986).Automated Optimum Design of Wing structures: A Probabilistic Approach. Computers and Structures, 24, 799 - 808.
    • Zobairi, M. A., Rao, S. S., Sahay, B. (1986).Kineto-Elastodynamic Balancing of 4R-Four Bar Mechanism Combining Kinematic and Dynamic Stress Considerations. Mechanism and Machine Theory, 21, No. 4, 307 - 315.
    • Zobairi, M., Rao, S. S. (1986).Kineto-Elastodynamic Balancing of 4R-Four Bar Mechanisms by Internal Mass Redistribution. Mechanism and Machine Theory, 21, No. 4, 317 - 323.
    • Rao, S. S., Eslampour, H. R. (1986).Multistage Multiobjective Optimization of Gearboxes. Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, and Automation in Design, ASME, 108, 461 - 468.
    • Rao, S. S., Kaplan, R. L. (1986).Optimal Balancing of High Speed Linkages Using Multiobjective Programming Techniques. Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, and Automation in Design, ASME, 108, 454 - 460.
    • Rao, S. S. (1986).Optimization of Structures Under shock and Vibration Environment. Shock and Vibration Digest, 18, No. 3, 7 - 15.
    • Rao, S. S. (1986).Pareto Optimal Solutions in Two Criteria Beam Design Problems. Engineering Optimization, 10, No. 1, 41 - 50.
    • Rao, S. S. (1985).Application of Complementary Geometric Programming in Mechanical Design Problems. International Journal of Mechanical Engineering education.
    • Rao, S. S. (1985).Error Analysis of Cam-Follower Systems: A Probabilistic Approach. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical engineers, London, Part C.
    • Rao, S. S. (1985).Optimization of Airplane Wing structures Under Gust Loads. Computers and Structures, 21, 741 - 750.
    • Rao, S. S. (1984).Multiobjective Optimization in Structural Design in the Presence of Uncertain Parameters and Stochastic Process. AIAA Journal, 22, 1670-1678.
    • Rao, S. S. (1984).Optimization of Airplane Wing Structures Under Landing Loads. Computers and Structures, 19, 849-863.
    • Rao, S. S., Rao, S. S. (1984).Optimum Design of I.C. Engine Piston. Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions and Automation in Design (ASME), 106, 209-213.
    • Grandhi, V. R., Rao, S. S. (1984).Optimum Design of Plano-milling Machine Structure Using Finite Element Analysis. Computers and Structures, 18, 247-254.
    • Rao, S. S., Das, G. (1984).Reliability Based Optimum Design of Gear Trains. Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions and Automation in Design (ASME), 106, 17-22.
    • Hati, S. K., Rao, S. S. (1983).Cooperative Solution in the Synthesis of Multi-degree of Freedom Shock Isolation Systems. Journal of Vibration, Acoustics, Stress and Reliability in Design (ASME), 105, 101-103.
    • Hati, S. K., Rao, S. S. (1983).Determination of Optimum Profile of One-dimensional Cooling Fins. Journal of Vibration, Acoustics, Stress and Reliability in Design (ASME), 105, 317-320.
    • Rao, S. S., Grandhi, R. V. (1983).Optimum Design of Radial Drilling Machine Structure to Satisfy Static Rigidity and Natural Frequency Requirements. Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions and Automation in Design (ASME), 105, 236-241.
    • Rao, S. S., Gavane, S. S. (1982).Analysis and Synthesis of Mechanical Error in Cam-follower Systems. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 104, 52-62.
    • Rao, S. S., Gavane, S. S. (1982).Analysis and Synthesis of Mechanical Error in Geneva Mechanisms - A Stochastic Approach: Part I - Internal Geneva Mechanism. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 104, 63-71.
    • Rao, S. S., Gavane, S. S. (1982).Analysis and Synthesis of Mechanical Error in Geneva Mechanisms - A Stochastic Approach: Part II - Internal Geneva Mechanism. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 104, 72-77.
    • Rao, S. S. (1982).Optimization of Structures Under Shock and Vibration Environment. Shock and Vibration Digest, 14, 9-15.
    • Raghavan, K. S., Rao, S. S. (1981).Inelastic Dynamic Response of Rectangular Plates by Finite Elements. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 103, 441-442.
    • Rao, S. S., Reddy, E. S. (1981).Optimum Design of Stiffened Conical Shells With Natural Frequency Constraints. Computers and Structures, 14, 103-110.
    • Rao, S. S. (1981).Reliability-based Optimization Under Random Vibration Environment. Computers and Structures, 14, 345-355.
    • Rao, S. S. (1980).A Probabilistic Design of Pre-stressed Concrete Poles. Building and Environment, 15, 49-56.
    • Rao, S. S., Gupta, B. D. (1980).Application of Extremal Distributions in the Design of Thermal Systems. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 102, 481-489.
    • Gupta, B. D., Rao, S. S. (1980).Optimum Design of Air-Conditioned Buildings. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 102, 476-480.
    • Rao, S. S., Gupta, R. S. (1980).Optimum Design of Axial Flow Gas Turbine Stage: Part I - Formulation and Analysis of Optimization Problem. Journal of Engineering for Power (ASME), 102, 782-789.
    • Rao, S. S., Gupta, R. S. (1980).Optimum Design of Axial Flow Gas Turbine Stage: Part II - Solution of the Optimization Problem and Numerical Results. Journal of Engineering for Power (ASME), 102, 790-797.
    • Rao, S. S., Hati, S. K. (1980).Optimum Design of Shock and Vibration Isolation Systems Using Game Theory. Engineering Optimization, 4, 215-226.
    • Rao, S. S., Reddy, E. S. (1980).Optimum Design of Stiffened Cylindrical Shells With Natural Frequency Constraints. Computers and Structures, 12, 211-219.
    • Rao, S. S. (1980).Structural Optimization by Chance Constrained Programming Techiniques. Computers and Structures, 12, 777-781.
    • Reddy, C. P., Rao, S. S. (1979).A Criterion for the Design of Horizontal Milling Machine Structures. Indian Journal of Technology.
    • Gupta, B. D., Rao, S. S. (1979).Automated Optimum Design of Refrigerated Warehouses. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 101, 633-639.
    • Rao, S. S., Raghavan, K. S. (1979).Dynamic Inelastic Analysis of Thick Plates. AIAA Journal, 17, 85-90.
    • Rao, S. S., Hati, S. K. (1979).Game Theory Approach in Multicriteria Optimization of Function Generating Mechanisms. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 101, 398-106.
    • Rao, S. S., Reddy, C. P. (1979).Mechanical Design by Chance Constrained Programming Techniques. Mechanism and Machine Theory, 14, 413-424.
    • Rao, V. R., Iyengar, N. R., Rao, S. S. (1979).Optimization of Wing Structures to Satisfy Strength and Frequency Requirements. Computers and Structures, 10, 669-674.
    • Rao, S. S., Singh, K. (1979).Optimum Design of Laminates With Natural Frequency Constraints. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 67, 101-112.
    • Rao, S. S. (1979).Reliability Analysis and Design of Epicyclic Gear Trains. Journal of Mechanical Design (ASME), 101, 625-632.
    • Rao, S. S. (1979).Structural Optimization Under Shock and Vibration Environment. Shock and Vibration Digest, 11, 3-12.
    • Reddy, C. P., Rao, S. S. (1978).Automated Optimum Design of Machine Tool Structures for Static Rigidity, Natural Frequencies and Regenerative Chatter Stability. Journal of Engineering for Industry (ASME), 100, 137-146.
    • Rao, S. S., Hati, S. K. (1978).Computerized Selection of Optimum Machining Conditions for a Job Requiring Multiple Operations. Journal of Engineering for Industry (ASME), 100, 356-362.
    • Gupta, R. S., Rao, S. S. (1978).Finite Element Eigenvalue Analysis of Tapered and Twisted Timoshenko Beams. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 56, 187-200.
    • Raghavan, K. S., Rao, S. S. (1978).Influence of Elasto-Plastic Transition on the Inelastic Response of Beams and Plates. Journal of Applied Mechanics (ASME), 45, 521-526.
    • Rao, S. S., Kumar, A. (1978).Optimization of Cold Rolling by Nonlinear Programming. Journal of Engineering for Industry (ASME), 100, 186-192.
    • Rao, S. S. (1978).Optimum Design of Bridge Girders for Electric Overhead Traveling Cranes. Journal of Engineering for Industry (ASME), 100, 375-382.
    • Gupta, B. D., Rao, S. S. (1978).Probability-based Design of Refrigerated Warehouses. Building and Environment, 13, 153-160.
    • Raghavan, S. S., Kumar, A., Rao, S. S. (1977).Finite Element Analysis of Cold Strip Rolling. International Journal of Machine Tool Design and Research, 17, 159-168.
    • Rao, S. S., Reddy, C. P. (1977).Reliability Analysis of Machine Tool Structures. Journal of Engineering for Industry (ASME), 99, 882-888.
    • Biswas, D., Ram, K. S., Rao, S. S. (1976).Application of Natural Coordinate System in the Finite Element Solution of Multigroup Neutron Diffusion Equation. Annals of Nuclear Energy, 3, 465-469.
    • Hati, S. K., Rao, S. S. (1976).Determination of Optimum Machining Conditions: Deterministic and Probabilistic Approaches. Journal of Engineering for Industry (ASME), 98, 354-359.
    • Rao, S. S. (1976).Structural Optimization Under Combined Blast and Acoustic Loading. AIAA Journal, 14, 276-278.
    • Rao, S. S. (1975).Finite Element Flutter Analysis of Multiweb Wing Structures. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 38, 233-244.
    • Rao, S. S. (1975).Optimum Design of Structures Under Shock and Vibration Environment. Shock and Vibration Digest, 7, 61-70.
    • Rao, S. S. (1975).Reliability Analysis and Optimum Design of Concrete Structural Members. Build International, 8, 369-389.
    • Rao, S. S., Prasad, A. S. (1975).Vibration of Annular Plates Including the Effects of Rotatory Inertia and Transverse Shear Deformation. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 42, 305-324.
    • Rao, S. S. (1974).A Probabilistic Approach to the Design of Gear Trains. International Journal of Machine Tool Design and Research, 14, 267-278.
    • Rao, S. S. (1974).A Study of Some Simple Finite Element Idealization for the Dynamic Analysis of Aircraft Wing Structures. Journal of the Aeronautical Society of India, 26, 91-97.
    • Rao, S. S. (1974).Natural Vibrations of Systems of Elastically Connected Timoshenko Beams. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 55, 1232-1237.
    • Rao, S. S. (1974).On the Natural Vibrations of Systems of Elastically Connected Concentric Thick Rings. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 32, 467-479.
    • Rao, S. S. (1974).Optimization of Complex Structures to Satisfy Static, Dynamic and Aeroelastic Requirements. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 8, 249-269.
    • Rao, S. S., Ambekar, A. G. (1974).Optimum Design of Spherical 4-R Function Generating Mechanisms. Mechanism and Machine Theory, 9, 405-410.
    • Fox, R. L., Miura, H., Rao, S. S. (1973).Automated Design Optimization of Supersonic Airplane Wing Structures Under Constraints. Journal of Aircraft (AIAA), 30, 321-322.
    • Rao, S. S. (1973).Minimum Cost Design of Concrete Beams With a Reliability-based Constraint. Building Science, 8, 33-38.
    • Rao, S. S. (1972).Rates of Change of Flutter Mach Number and Flutter Frequency. AIAA Journal, 10, 1526-1528.
    • Rao, S. S. (1971).Effects of Transverse Shear and Rotatory Inertia on the Coupled Twist-bending Vibrations of Circular Rings. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 16, 551-566.
    • Rao, S. S. (1971).Three Dimensional Vibration of a Ring on an Elastic Foundation. Aeronautical Journal of the Royal Aeronautical Society, 75, 417-419.
    • Rao, S. S., Sundararajan, V. (1969).Inplane Flexural Vibrations of Circular Rings. Journal of Applied Mechanics (ASME), 36, 620-625.
  • Refereed Books

    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) Mechanical Vibrations. Pearson.
    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) Reliability Engineering. Pearson Education Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ (804 pages).
    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) Reliability Engineering. Pearson Prentice Hall.
    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) Mechanical Vibrations, 5th Edition. Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ.
    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) The Finite Element Method in Engineering, 5th Edition. Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann, Boston, MA.
    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) Engineering Optimization Theory and Practice. John Wiley, Hoboken, NJ.
    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) Vibration of Continuous Systems. John Wiley, Hoboken, NJ.
    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) Applied Numerical Methods for Engineers and Scientists. Prentice Hall, Upper SaddleRiver, NJ, 1060 pages.
    • Braun, S., Ewins, E., Rao, S. S. (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Vibration, 3 Volumes. Academic Press Ltd. London.
    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) Reliability-Based-Design. McGraw-Hill, Inc., New York.
    • Rao, S. S. (Ed.) Optimization: Theory and Applications. Wiley Eastern Ltd, New Delhi, India.

    Book Chapters

    • Rao, S. S., (2015). Vibration and Shock. Mechanical Engineers\' Handbook: Materials and Mechanical Design, Fourth Edition -- Chapter: 25 (pp. 22 pages). John Wiley, Hoboken, New Jersey.
    • Rao, S. S. (2005). "Vibration and Shock", CHapter 14, in Mechanical Engineers' Handbook: Materials and Mechanical Design (Editor: Myer Kutz), 3rd Edition. (pp. 1204 - 1229.). John Wiley, Hoboken, New Jersey.
    • Rao, S. S. (2002). "Discrete Elements", in Encyclopedia of Vibration, Volume I (Editors: S. Braun, E. Ewins and S. S. Rao). (pp. 395 - 404.). Academic Press, London.
    • Rao, S. S. (2002). "Energy Methods", in Encyclopedia of Vibration, Volume I (Editors: S. Braun, E. Ewins, S. S. Rao). (pp. 530 - 544). Academic Press, London.
    • Rao, S. S. (2002). "Finite Difference Method", in Encyclopedia of Vibration, Volume II (Editors: S. Braun, E. Ewins and S. S. Rao). (pp. 520 - 530). Academic Press, London.
    • Rao, S. S. (2002). "Finite Element Method", in Encyclopedia of Vibration, Volume II (Editors: S. Braun, E. Ewins and S. S. Rao). (pp. 530 - 544). Acedemic Press, London.
    • Rao, S. S. (2002). "Variational Methods", in Encyclopedia of Vibration, Volume III (Editors: S. Braun, E. Ewins and S. S. Rao). (pp. 1344 - 1360). Academic Press, London.
    • Rao, S. S. (2002). "Vibration of Bridges", in Encyclopedia of Vibration, Volume 1 (Editors: S. Braun, E. Ewins, S. S. Rao). (pp. 202 - 207). Academic Press, London.
    • Rao, S. S. (2002). "Vibration of Pipes" in Encyclopedia of Vibration, Volume II (Editors: S. Braun, E. Ewins and S. S. Rao). (pp. 1019 - 1024). Academic Press, London.
    • Pan, T. S., Rao, S. S. (1997). "Optimal Actuator LOcations Using Genetic Algorithm", MOnograph, Six Sigma Research Institute. (pp. ). Motorola University Press, Barrington, Illinois.
    • Tzou, H., Rao, S. S. (1995). Intelligent Structures and Vibrations. (pp. ). Proceedings of the 1995 Design Engineering Technical Conferences, American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
    • Rao, S. S. (1993). "Mechanical System Reliability: Modelling Analysis, in New Trends in System Reliability and Evaluation (Editor: Krishna B. Misra), Chapter 13. (pp. 479 - 502.). Elsevier Science Publishers, New York.
    • Rao, S. S. (1993). "Optimization Using Fuzzy Set Theory", Chapter 23, in Structural Optimization: Status and Promise (Editor: Manohar P. Kamat). (pp. 637 - 661.). American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Washington, D.C..
    • Rao, S. S., Pan, T. S., Venkayya, V. B. (1993). "Structurtal Modification Techniques for Robust Actively Controlled Structures", in Control and Dynamic Systems - Advances in Theory and Applications. (pp. 153 - 180.). Academic Press,, Inc., San Diego, California.