Biography

Professor of Mechanical Engineering Bernal Institute School of Engineering University of Limerick Ireland

Research Interests

Computational Mechanics, Fracture Mechanics, Materials Behaviour, Structural Integrity

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Peer Reviewed Journals

Microscale prediction of deformation in an austenitic stainless steel under uniaxial loading

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2011
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Microstructural Modeling of P91 Martensitic Steel Under Uniaxial Loading Conditions

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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A review for the effect of the prior deformation on subsequent high temperature mechanical behaviour of metallic alloys.

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2010
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Interpretation of creep crack initiation and growth data for weldments

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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The effect of prior deformation on subsequent microplasticity and damage evolution in an austenitic stainless steel at elevated temperature

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2013
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Micromechanical investigation of damage processes at composite-adhesive interfaces

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2013
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High Temperature, Low Cycle Fatigue Characterization of P91 Weld and Heat Affected Zone Material

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Thermo-mechanical modelling of a single-bead-on-plate weld using the finite element method

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2009
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A combined computational and experimental methodology to determine the adhesion properties of stent polymer coatings

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2013
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An analytical and computational study of crack initiation under transient creep conditions

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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Microscale prediction of deformation in an austenitic stainless steel under uniaxial loading

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2011
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Thermomechanical Analysis of a Pressurized Pipe Under Plant Conditions

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2013
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Analysis of creep crack initiation and growth in different geometries for 316H and carbon manganese steels

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2006
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Multiscale modelling of porous polymers using a combined finite element and D-optimal design of experiment approach

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2011
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Micromechanical finite element modelling of thermo-mechanical fatigue for P91 steels

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2016
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The Role of Plasticity in the Transverse Lattice Strain Evolution of a Martensitic Steel

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Time-of-flight neutron imaging at a continuous source-Part 1: Using a scintillator CCD imaging detector

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2011
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Computational and Experimental Studies of High Temperature Crack Initiation in the Presence of Residual Stress

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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Developing a realistic FE analysis method for the welding of a NET single-bead-on-plate test specimen

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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In-situ SEM mechanical testing of miniature bonded joints

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Development of life assessment procedures for power plant headers operated under flexible loading scenarios

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2013
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Fracture mechanics analysis of heterogeneous welds: Numerical case studies involving experimental heterogeneity patterns

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2015
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Methodology for Assessment of Surface Defects in Undermatched Pipeline Girth Welds

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2015
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Fracture Assessment Procedures for Steel Pipelines Using a Modified Reference Stress Solution

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2009
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Constraint-based fracture mechanics in predicting the failure of welded joints

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2011
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Taguchi analysis of bonded composite single-lap joints using a combined interface-adhesive damage model

Dr. Trevor Young
Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2013
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Influence of material inhomogeneity on the mechanical response of a tempered martensite steel

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2017
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A multi-scale crystal plasticity model for cyclic plasticity and low-cycle fatigue in a precipitate-strengthened steel at elevated temperature

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2017
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Fully-Plastic Strain-Based J Estimation Scheme for Circumferential Surface Cracks in Pipes Subjected to Reeling

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2015
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Evaluation of Two-Parameter Approaches to Describe Crack-Tip Fields in Engineering Structures

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2009
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Creep relaxation in the presence of residual stress

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
Dr. Hamed Yazdani Nezhad
2015
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Multiaxial cyclic viscoplasticity model for high temperature fatigue of P91 steel

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Numerical micromechanical investigation of interfacial strength parameters in a carbon fibre composite material

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Microscale deformation of a tempered martensite ferritic steel: Modelling and experimental study of grain and sub-grain interactions

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2016
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Cyclic Viscoplasticity Testing and Modeling of a Service-Aged P91 Steel

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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The Effect of Prestrain on Ductile Fracture Toughness of Reeled Pipeline Steels

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2011
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Effects of pipe steel heterogeneity on the tensile strain capacity of a flawed pipeline girth weld

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Computational modelling of crack initiation in a single crystal superalloy under fatigue-oxidation conditions

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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Qualification of Reeled Mechanically Lined Pipes for Fatigue Service

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2016
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On the evolution of lattice deformation in austenitic stainless steels-The role of work hardening at finite strains

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2011
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A Unified Viscoplastic Model for High Temperature Low Cycle Fatigue of Service-Aged P91 Steel

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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J-integral analysis of heterogeneous mismatched girth welds in clamped single-edge notched tension specimens

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Study of creep relaxation under combined mechanical and residual stresses

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
Dr. Hamed Yazdani Nezhad
2012
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Multiscale modelling of mechanical response in a martensitic steel: A micromechanical and length-scale-dependent framework for precipitate hardening

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Other Journals

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Conference Publications

Investigation of strain hardening effects under in-plane shear of unidirectional composite materials

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2012
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LIMIT LOAD SOLUTION AND CRACK DRIVING FORCE ESTIMATION SCHEME FOR EMBEDDED FLAWS IN PIPELINE GIRTH WELDS

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2015
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ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Division Conference, 2007

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (Publication) PVP

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2010
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The influence of void morphology and loading conditions on deformation and failure of porous polymers: A combined finite-element and analysis of variance study

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2012
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Comparison of crack driving force estimation schemes for weld defects in reeled pipelines

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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Proceedings of 2012 ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Division Conference

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2012
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American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (Publication) PVP

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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Predicting the effect of compressive and tensile residual stresses in fracture mechanics specimens

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2010
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Fracture mechanics analysis of heterogeneous welds: validation of a weld homogenisation approach

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME PRESSURE VESSELS AND PIPING CONFERENCE 2010, VOL 6, PTS A AND B

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2010
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American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (Publication) PVP

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME PRESSURE VESSELS AND PIPING CONFERENCE - 2013, VOL 6B: MATERIALS AND FABRICATION

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME PRESSURE VESSELS AND PIPING CONFERENCE, PVP 2011, VOL 6, A AND B

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
Dr. Hamed Yazdani Nezhad
2012
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LOW CYCLE FATIGUE OF SUBSEA MECHANICALLY LINED PIPELINE WITH LINER IMPERFECTIONS

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2017
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME PRESSURE VESSELS AND PIPING CONFERENCE 2010, VOL 5

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
Dr. Hamed Yazdani Nezhad
2010
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American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (Publication) PVP

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME PRESSURE VESSELS AND PIPING CONFERENCE - 2013, VOL 6B: MATERIALS AND FABRICATION

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME PRESSURE VESSELS AND PIPING CONFERENCE - 2013, VOL 5

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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The Ninth International Conference on Computational Structures Technology,

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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2007 Proceedings of the ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference - 8th International Conference on Creep and Fatigue at Elevated Temperatures - CREEP8

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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Advanced Materials Research

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2010
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME PRESSURE VESSELS AND PIPING CONFERENCE - 2013, VOL 6A: MATERIALS AND FABRICATION

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Time-of-flight neutron imaging at a continuous source: Proof of principle using a scintillator CCD imaging detector

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2011
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17th 2007 International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, ISOPE 2007

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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Proceedings of the International offshore and Polar Engineering Conference

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (Publication) PVP

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME PRESSURE VESSELS AND PIPING CONFERENCE, PVP 2012, VOL 6, PTS A AND B

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
Dr. Hamed Yazdani Nezhad
2012
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EFFECTS OF WELD STRENGTH HETEROGENEITY ON CRACK DRIVING FORCE IN STRESS AND STRAIN BASED DESIGN SCENARIOS

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2014
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Proceedings of CREEP8, Eighth International Conference on Creep and Fatigue at Elevated Temperatures (joint with PVP07)

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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Proceedings of the International offshore and Polar Engineering Conference

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2009
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME PRESSURE VESSELS AND PIPING CONFERENCE, PVP 2012, VOL 6, PTS A AND B

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2012
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DEFORMATION CHARACTERISTICS OF A HIGH CHROMIUM, POWER PLANT STEEL AT ELEVATED TEMPERATURES

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2015
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ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Division Conference, 2007

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2007
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Proceedings of the International offshore and Polar Engineering Conference

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2009
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Conference Contributions

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Published Reports

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Editorials

Preface to topical special issue of computational materials science on "Recent advances in computational mechanics of materials"

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2013
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Proceedings of the 21st International Workshop on Computational Mechanics of Materials (IWCMM 21) Preface

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
Dr. Hamed Yazdani Nezhad
2012
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2007 Proceedings of the ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference - 8th International Conference on Creep and Fatigue at Elevated Temperatures - CREEP8: Foreword

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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Welding and residual stress

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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Book Reviews

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Other Publications

A review of the effect of prior inelastic deformation on high temperature mechanical response of engineering alloys

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2010
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Preface to topical special issue of computational materials science on "Recent advances in computational mechanics of materials"

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2013
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Proceedings of the 21st International Workshop on Computational Mechanics of Materials (IWCMM 21) Preface

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
Dr. Hamed Yazdani Nezhad
2012
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2007 Proceedings of the ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference - 8th International Conference on Creep and Fatigue at Elevated Temperatures - CREEP8: Foreword

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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Welding and residual stress

Prof. Noel O'Dowd
2008
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