Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, 2007-2009
Shahla Chowdhury has an interest in nano-tribology, contact and solid mechanics, experimental solid mechanics, composite and nano-composite materials, finite element methods, and surface and coatings.
Honors and Awards
2016: Honors Faculty Award, Texas A&M University
Dean's Award, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
M. Humood S. Chowdhury, Y. Song, P. Tzeng, J. C. Grunlan,and A. A. Polycarpou, Scratch resistance of multilayer films for gas barrier and separation, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.5b11478, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, Vol 8, 11128−11138, 2016.
S. Chowdhury, J. Lee, K. Polychronopoulou, A. Cloud, J. Abelson, A. Polycarpou, Nano-tribological behavior of Hafnium Boride thin films, Thin Solid Films, (journal ISSN : 0040- 6090, DOI:10.1016/j.tsf.2015.10.030), 2015.
S. Chowdhury, A. Vakis, Hanchi J., A. Polycarpou, Optimization of Molecularly Thin Lubricant to Improve Bearing Capacity at the Head-Disk Interface, Microsystem Technologies, Volume 21, Issue 7, pp 1501-1511, July 2015.
S. C. Chowdhury, S. Chowdhury, M. F. Haider, B. A. Gama, “Multiscale Modeling of Carbon Nanotube Bundle Reinforced Polymer Composites”, 18th International Conference On Composite Materials, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 2011.
F. M. Kamal, S. Chowdhury, S. M. Moniruzzaman, J. Sadique and M. M. Razzaque, “Design and Fabrication of an Automated Scanner for Ultrasonic Testing of Journal Bearing” Journal of the Bangladesh Electronics Society, Vol. 7, No. 1-2, June-December 2007.