Jasmin Jelovica

Jasmin Jelovica

Assistant Professor

M.Sc. (Naval Arch.), University of Rijeka, Croatia; D.Sc. (Tech.), Aalto University, Finland

phone:  604-827-5071
fax:  604-822-2406
email:  jjelovica@mech.ubc.ca
office:  CEME 2208E

Research Interests

Lightweight structures, marine structures:

  • Nonlinear analysis and failure of sandwich panels
  • Finite element analysis
  • Ultimate, fatigue and impact strength
  • Structural optimization
  • Influence of environment on strength

Selected Publications

Journal papers:

  • Reinaldo Goncalves, B, Jelovica, J & Romanoff, J (2016). A homogenization method for geometric nonlinear analysis of sandwich structures with initial imperfections. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 7, no. 1, p. 194–205.
  • Jelovica, J, Romanoff, J & Klein, R (2016). Eigenfrequency analyses of laser-welded web-core sandwich panels. Thin-Walled Structures, vol. 101, p.120-126.
  • Romanoff, J, Reddy, JN & Jelovica, J (2015). Using non-local Timoshenko beam theories for prediction of micro- and macro-structural responses. Composite Structures, vol. 156, p. 410-420.
  • Jelovica, J, Romanoff, J & Remes, H (2014). Influence of general corrosion on buckling strength of laser-welded web-core sandwich plates. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol.101, p. 342-350.
  • Jelovica, J & Romanoff, J (2013). Load-carrying behavior of web-core sandwich plates in compression. Thin-Walled Structures, vol. 73, p. 264-272.
  • Jelovica, J, Romanoff, J, Ehlers, S & Aromaa, J (2013). Ultimate strength of corroded web-core sandwich beams. Marine Structures, vol. 31, p.1-14.
  • Jelovica, J, Romanoff, J, Ehlers S & Varsta P (2012). Influence of weld stiffness on buckling strength of laser-welded web-core sandwich plates. Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol. 77, p. 12-18.
  • Klanac, A, Ehlers, S & Jelovica, J. (2009). Optimization of crashworthy marine structures. Marine Structures, vol. 22, no. 4, p.670-690.
  • Klanac, A & Jelovica, J (2009). Vectorization and constraint grouping to enhance optimization of marine structures. Marine Structures, vol. 22, no. 2, p.225-245.

 Conference papers:

  • Jelovica, J & Romanoff, J (2015). Influence of shear-induced secondary bending on buckling of web-core sandwich panels.’, Proc. 5th MARSTRUCT conference, Southampton, UK.
  • Jelovica, J & Romanoff, J (2014). Global buckling and post-buckling of web-core sandwich and stiffened panels: sensitivity to general corrosion. Proc. 7th International Conference on Thin-Walled Structures, Busan, S. Korea.
  • Jelovica, J & Romanoff, J (2013). Comparison of load-carrying behavior between web-core sandwich, stiffened and isotropic plate. Proc. 4th MARSTRUCT conference, Espoo, Finland.
  • Jelovica, J, Romanoff, J, Ehlers, S & Aromaa J (2011). Experimental investigation on ultimate strength of corroded web-core sandwich panel stripes. 18th International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM 18), S. Korea.
  • Jelovica, J & Klanac, A (2009). Multi-objective optimization of ship structures: using guided search vs. conventional concurrent optimization. in Guedes Soares C., Das P.K. (Eds): Analysis and Design of Marine Structures, p.447-456. CRC Press, 2009.