Michael R. Lovell - Chancellor, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Wisconsin Distinguished Professor

Contact Information

Office Address:
EMS 520
3200 North Cramer Street
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Phone: 414-229-4126
Fax: 414-229-6958
Email: mlovell@uwm.edu

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 784
Department of Industrial Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI 53201

Michael R. Lovell


Ph.D. - Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1994
M.S. - Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1991
B.S. - Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1989

Research Interests
• Tribology;
• Materials Processing;
• Product Realization.

Selected Publications

  1. Lovell, M., and Morrow, C., 2006, Three-Dimensional Contact Analysis of Anisotropic Coated Surfaces, Tribology Transactions, Vol. 49 (1), pp. 33-38.
  2. Ning, X., Slaughter, W., and Lovell, M. R., 2006, Asymptotic Solution of Axi-symmetric Contact on a Thin Transversely Isotropic Elastic Layer, Wear, Vol. 260, pp. 693-698.
  3. Jacob DK, Stefko ST, Lovell MR, Mickle MH, 2006, Communication between functional and denervated muscles using radio frequency, Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, Vol. 134(5), pp. 862-827.
  4. Liu F., Heston S., Sun, B., Mickle, M., Lovell, M., and Huang, L., 2006, Mechanism of in vivo DNA Transport into Cells by Electroporation: Electrophoresis across the Plasma Membrane May Not Be Involved, J Gene Med.; Vol. 8(3), pp. 353-61.
  5. Deshmukh, P., Lovell, M., Sawyer, G., and Mobley A., 2006, On the Friction and Wear Performance of Boric Acid Lubricant Combinations in Extended Duration Operations, Wear Vol. 260, pp. 1295-1304.
  6. Urankar S., Lovell, M., Morrow C.A., Li, Q., and Kawada K, 2006, Establishment of Failure Conditions for the Cross Wedge Rolling of Hollow Shafts, Int. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Vol. 3, pp. 545-550.
  7. Lovell, M., Higgs, C. F., Deshmukh, P. V., and Mobley, A. J., 2006, Increasing Formability in Sheet Metal Stamping Operations Using Environmentally Friendly Lubricants, Int. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Vol. 117, Vol. 1, pp. 87-90.
  8. Urankar S., Lovell, M., Morrow C.A., Li, Q., and Kawada K, 2006, Development of a Critical Friction Model for Cross Wedge Rolling Hollow Shafts, Int. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Vol. 3, pp. 539-544.
  9. Salil Desai, Michael Lovell, and Jim Cordle, 2007, Coupled Field Analysis of a Piezoelectric Bimorph Disc in a Direct Write Fabrication Process, Journal of Composite: Part B, Vol. 38, No. 7, pp. 824-832.
  10. M .A. Kabir, Michael R. Lovell and C. Fred Higgs III, 2008, Utilizing the Explicit Finite Element Method for Studying Granular Flows, Tribology Letters, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 85-94.
  11. R. Cisloiu, M. Lovell, J. Wang, 2008, A stabilized mixed formulation for finite strain deformation for low-order tetrahedral solid elements, Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, Volume 44, Issue 8, May 2008, Pages 472-482.
  12. M. M. Mehalik, M. Lovell, L. Shuman, 2008, Product Realization for Global Opportunities: Learning Collaborative Design in an International Setting, International Journal of Engineering Education, Volume 24, Number 2, pp. 357-366.
  13. Joshua Maina, Marlin H. Mickle, Michael R. Lovell, Laura A. Schaefer, 2008, Complex Radio Frequency (RF) Communications with Virtual Pulses, International Journal of Computers and Electrical Engineering, Vol. 34 (5), pp. 423-437.
  14. Desai S. and Lovell M., 2008, Statistical Optimization of Process Variables in a Continuous inkjet process for Direct Write Fabrication, to appear International Journal of Industrial Engineering
  15. M .A. Kabir, C. Fred Higgs III, and Michael R. Lovell, 2008, A Pin-on Disk Experimental Study on a Green Particulate-Fluid Lubricant, to appear ASME Journal of Tribology.
  16. M .A. Kabir, C. Fred Higgs III, and Michael R. Lovell, 2008, Granular Flow Lubrication: Explicit Finite Element Method Modeling and Simulation, to appear Journal of Engineering Tribology.
  17. Grainger, Brandon; M.;Jones, Michael ;Lovell, Michael; Piehler,Henry, 2008, Investigation of Alternative Methods of Characterizing the Yield Strength of Tubular Steel Products, to appear, Steel Research International.