Professor, open courseware advocate, socioeconomic diversity champion, one-pony pedagogy assailant, UDL believer, replicating education-research studies supporter.
Conference Publications
Clark, A. Kaw, E. Delgado, “Do Adaptive Lessons for Pre-Class Experience Improve Flipped Learning?”, Proceedings of the 2018 ASEE Conference, Salt Lake City, June 24-27, 2018.
A. Kaw, R. Clark, E. Delgado, “Adaptive Lessons for Pre-Class Preparation for Flipped Classroom”, Proceedings of the 2018 ASEE-SE Conference, Daytona Beach, FL, March 3-5, 2018. Link to Abstract
R. Clark, A. Kaw, Y. Lo, A. Scott, M. Besterfield-Sacre, “Blended vs. Flipped Teaching: One Course – Three Engineering Schools”, Proceedings of ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Columbus, OH, June 24-28, 2017. Link to Full Text
A. Kaw, Y. Lou, A. Scott, R. Miller, “Building a Concept Inventory for Numerical Methods: A Chronology”, Proceedings of ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, New Orleans, LA, June 26-29, 2016. Link to Full Text
R. Clark, A. Kaw, M. Besterfield-Sacre, A. Scott, “How Do You Like Your Course – Blended or Flipped?: A Preliminary Comparison”, Proceedings of ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Seattle, WA, June 14-17, 2015. Link to Full Text
G. Aden-Buie, A. Kaw, A. Yalcin, R. Pendyala, “Are Multiple-Choice Questions Suitable for a Final Examination in a STEM Course?”, Proceedings of ASEE Conference and Exposition, Atlanta, June 15-18, 2014. Link to Full Text
R. Cartwright, A. Kaw, A. Yalcin, “Does It Matter Who Teaches A Core Mathematics Course To Engineering Undergraduates?” Proceedings of the ASEE Conference and Exposition, Atlanta, June 23-26, 2013. Link to Full Text
A. Kaw, A. Yalcin, D. Nguyen, R. Pendyala, M. Hess, G. Lee-Thomas, G. Besterfield, J. Eison, C. Owens, “A Holistic View on History, Development, Assessment, and Future of an Open Courseware in Numerical Methods”, Proceedings of 2012 ASEE Conference & Exposition, San Antonio, TX, June 10-13, 2012. Link to Full Text
G. Thomas, A. Kaw, A. Yalcin, “Using Online Endless Quizzes as Graded Homework”, Proceedings of 2011 ASEE Conference & Exposition, Vancouver, Canada, June 26-29, 2011. Link to Full Text
A. Kaw, A. Yalcin, “Does Collecting Homework Improve Examination Performance?”, Proceedings of 2010 ASEE Conference & Exposition, Louisville, KY, June 20-23, 2010. Link to Full Text
A. Kaw, S. Garapati, “Development of Digital Audiovisual Lectures for an Engineering Course: A YouTube Experience”, Proceedings of the 2010 ASEE-SE Conference, Blacksburg, VA, April 18-20, 2010.
M. Hess, C. Owens, A. Kaw, “On Evaluating and Rating Online Resources for a Numerical Methods Course in Engineering”, Proceedings of ASEE 2009 Conference in Austin, TX, June 15-18, 2009. Link to Full Text
M. Hess, C. Owens, A. Kaw, “Evaluating the Impact of Web-Based Resources on Student Learning and Satisfaction: Lessons Learned for Postsecondary Courses”, Proceedings of the 2008 AERA Conference in Denver, CO, Nov 5 -8, 2008.
A. Kaw, A. Yalcin, B. Demenezes, E. Allard, “Work in Progress – On Introducing Experiments in a Numerical Methods Course”, Proceedings of the 2008 FIE Conference, Saratoga, NY, October 22-25, 2008. Link to Full Text
A. Kaw, B. Demenezes, E. Allard, “Low Cost, Low Space, Low Setup Experiments for a Course in Numerical Methods”, Proceedings of the ASEE-SE Conference, Memphis, TN, April 6-8, 2008. Link to Full Text
A. Kaw, “Incorporating a Research Problem in a Numerical Methods Course for Mechanical Engineers”, Proceedings of the ASEE Conference & Exposition, Honolulu, HI, June 24-27, 2007. Link to Full Text
M. Hess, A. Kaw, “Face-to-Face, or Hybrid Approaches to Instruction: An Evaluation of Four Delivery Methods in Numerical Methods Course”, FERA, Jacksonville, FL, November 15-17, 2006.
A. Kaw, M. Hess, “Assessing Teaching Methods for a Course in Numerical Methods,” Proceedings of the ASEE Conference, Chicago, IL, June 18-21, 2006. Link to Full Text
A. Kaw, G.H. Besterfield, “Novel Web-Based Resources for Numerical Methods”, Annual ASME Conference & Exposition, Nov 14-18, 2004, Anaheim, CA.
A. Kaw, M. Keteltas, J. Paul, J. Eison, G. Besterfield, “Web-Based Resources for a Course in Numerical Methods”, Proceedings of the FIE Conference, Boulder, Nov 5-8, 2003. Link to Full Text
A. Kaw, “Seven Traits of Highly Effective Engineering Educators”, Proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, June 22-25, 2003. Link to Full Text
G.H. Besterfield, S. Nichani, A. Kaw, T. Eason, T. Cherukara, “Avoiding Failures During Assembly of a Trunnion-Hub-Girder for Bascule Bridges”, ASME Paper#DE71802, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, November 17-22, 2002. Link to Abstract
T. Cherukara, G.H. Besterfield, A. Kaw, “Parametric Analysis and Ultimate Testing of Bascule Trunnion Assemblies”, Heavy Movable Structures, Inc. Ninth Biennial Symposium, October 23-25, 2002.
A. Kaw, G.H. Besterfield, S. Nichani, “Integrating a Research Problem in a Course in Applied Elasticity”, Proceedings of ASEE-SE Section, Gainesville, FL, April 7-9, 2002.
G.H. Besterfield, T. Cherukara, A. Kaw, B. Ratnam, “Optimization of Trunnion-Hub-Girder Assemblies in Bascule Bridges”, Proceedings of ICCE7, Denver, CO, June 2000.
G.H. Besterfield, T. Cherukara, A. Kaw, B. Ratnam, “Failure Studies of Trunnion-Hub-Girder Assemblies in Bascule Bridges”, Proceedings of ICCE6, Orlando, FL, June 27 – July 1, pp. 405-406, 1999.
A. Kaw, J. Ye, “Extraction of Mechanical Properties of the Fiber-Matrix Interface in Ceramic Matrix Composites”, Proceedings of ICCE5, Las Vegas, NV, July 5-July 11, pp. 465-466, 1998.
A. Kaw, G.H. Besterfield, P. Krishnan, “Simulation of a Slice Compression Test”, ASME Summer Annual Meeting, Evanston, IL, June 29- July 1, 1997.
A. Kaw, “PROMAL for WINDOWS: A Tool for Mechanics of Composites”, ASME Summer Annual Meeting Workshop, Baltimore, MD, June 12-14, 1996.
A. Kaw, J. Ye, G.H. Besterfield, H. Madanraj, “Effect of Extrinsic Factors in the Push-Out Results”, Micromechanics and Constitutive Modeling of Composite Materials, eds. Zbib, H., ASME, New York, pp. 165-180, 1995.
A. Kaw, S. Kunchithpatham, N.J. Pagano, “Axisymmetric Thermoelastic Response of a Composite Cylinder with Matrix Cracking and a Frictional Fiber-Matrix Interface,” First International Conference on Composites Engineering, New Orleans, LA, pp. 255-256, 1994.
A. Kaw and S. Chidambaranathan, “Fracture Mechanics of Brittle Matrix Composites with Frictional Interfaces,” Eighteenth Mechanics of Composites Review, Dayton, OH, pp. 183-192, 1993.
V.T. Bechel and A. Kaw, “Effect of Nonhomogeneous Interphases and Nondilute Fiber Volume Fractions on Fracture Mechanics of Composites,” Recent Advances in Structural Mechanics, eds. H.H. Chung and Y.W. Kwon, ASME, New York, NY, pp. 95-106, 1993.
A. Kaw and K.S. Gadi, “Mechanics of Parallel Periodic Collinear Cracks in Brittle Matrix Composites,” Damage Mechanics in Composites, eds. D.H. Allen and D.C. Logoudos, ASME, New York, NY, pp. 13-30, 1992.
A. Kaw, and G.H. Besterfield, “On Mechanics of Periodic Matrix Cracks in Brittle Matrix Fiber Reinforced Com¬posites,” Proceedings of the 6th Japan-US Conference on Composite Materials, Technomic Publishers, Lancaster, PA, pp. 474-482, 1992.
A. Kaw, D. Jadhav, G. Sudhakar, “Solving a Fracture Problem in Fiber Reinforced Composite Materials through Symbolic Manipulation,” Engineer¬ing Science Preprint, 28th Engineer¬ing Science Conference, University of Florida, Gainesville, November 6-8, 1991.
A. Kaw, A. Selvarithanam, and G.H. Besterfield, “Comparison of Interphase Models for a Fracture Problem in Composite Materials,” Proceedings of the 22nd MidWestern Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Conference, Rolla, MO, October 6-8, 1991.
G.H. Besterfield, C. Rachakonda, and A. Kaw, “Probabilistic Fiber Pullout in Composite Materials,” Proceedings of the First US National Congress on Computa¬tional Mechanics, Chicago, July 21-24, 1991.
G.H. Besterfield, K. Aysola, and A. Kaw, “Probabilistic Macromechanics Composite Analysis,” Proceedings of the First US National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Chicago, July 21-24, 1991.
A. Kaw and S. Jourdenais, “PROMAL: A Computer Aided Instruction Program for Mechanics of Composite Materials,” Annual ASEE Conference, New Orleans, June 16-20, 1991.
A. Kaw and G. H. Besterfield, “Mechanical Behavior of Composites with an Interphase,” Mechanics Computing in the 1990s and Beyond, eds. H. Adeli and R.L. Sierakowski, ASCE, New York, pp. 1113-1117, 1991.
A. Kaw and V.G. Das, “A Crack in Tension in an Imper¬fect Interface,” Proceedings of the Second Pan American Congress of Applied Mechanics, Valparaiso, Chile, January 2-5, 1991.
A. Kaw, “Solution of Integral Equations with Cauchy Singularity and Logarithmically Singular Integrands,” Proceedings of 26th Engineering Science Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, September 18 20, 1989.
A. Kaw, “Mechanics of Composite Materials,” Final Report of the Florida Space Research and Development Workshop, Orlando, February 8-9, 1989.
A. Kaw and J.G. Goree, “Stresses in a Semi-Infinite Problem,” Engineering Science Preprint (Paper No. ESP25.88015) First Joint Applied Mechanics and Engineering Science Conference, University of California, Berkeley, June 20 22, 1988.
A. Kaw and J.G. Goree, “Damage Growth in Composite Laminates with Interleaves,” Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Composite Materials, eds. F.L. Mathews, N.C.R. Buskell, J.M. Hodgkinson and J. Morton, Elsevier Applied Science, London, Vol. 3, pp. 3.146-3.154, 1987.
A. Kaw and J.G. Goree, “Analysis of Delamination of Composite Laminates,” Engineering Mechanics in Civil Engineering, eds. A.P. Boresi and K.P. Chong, ASCE, New York, Vol. 1, pp. 102-105, 1984.