Publications

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  1. A. Allam, O. Alfahmi, H. Patel, C. Sugino, M. Harding, D. P. Bishop, M. Ruzzene, and A. Erturk, “Ultrasonic testing of thick and thin Inconel 625 alloys manufactured by selective laser melting,” under review, Additive Manufacturing.
  2. A. Allam, C. Sugino, M. Harding, D. P. Bishop, A. Erturk, and M. Ruzzene, “Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing of Inconel 625 Produced by Selective Laser Melting,” ASME Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation, Diagnostics and Prognostics of Engineering Systems, vol. 4, no. 041006, May 2021, doi: 10.1115/1.4050963. (Full Text)
  3. A. Allam, K. Sabra, and A. Erturk, “Sound Energy Harvesting by Leveraging a 3D-Printed Phononic Crystal Lens,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 118, no. 10, p. 103504, Mar. 2021, doi: 10.1063/5.0030698. (Preprint)

    2020

  4. A. Allam, K. Sabra, and A. Erturk, “3D-Printed Gradient-Index Phononic Crystal Lens for Underwater Acoustic Wave Focusing,” Physical Review Applied, vol. 13, no. 6, p. 064064, Jun. 2020, doi: 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.13.064064. (Full Text)
  5. A. Allam, K. G. Sabra, and A. Erturk, “Aspect Ratio-Dependent Dynamics of Piezoelectric Transducers in Wireless Acoustic Power Transfer,” IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, vol. 67, no. 5, pp. 984–996, May 2020, doi: 10.1109/TUFFC.2019.2962711. (Preprint)

    2019

  6. S. Alan, A. Allam, and A. Erturk, “Programmable Mode Conversion and Bandgap Formation for Surface Acoustic Waves Using Piezoelectric Metamaterials,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 115, no. 9, p. 093502, Aug. 2019, doi: 10.1063/1.5110701. (Preprint)

    2017

  7. A. Allam, A. Elsabbagh, and W. Akl, “Experimental Demonstration of One-Dimensional Active Plate-Type Acoustic Metamaterial with Adaptive Programmable Density,” Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 121, no. 12, p. 125106, Mar. 2017, doi: 10.1063/1.4979020. (Accepted Version)

    2016

  8. A. Allam, A. Elsabbagh, and W. Akl, “Modeling and Design of Two-Dimensional Membrane-type Active Acoustic Metamaterials with Tunable Anisotropic Density,” The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 140, no. 5, pp. 3607–3618, Nov. 2016, doi: 10.1121/1.4966627. (Preprint)

Doctoral Dissertation

A. Allam, “Acoustic Power Transfer Leveraging Piezoelectricity and Metamaterials,” Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 2021. (Full Text)

Masters Thesis

A. Allam, “Wave Propagation Control Using Active Acoustic Metamaterials,” MSc., Ain Shams University, Cairo, 2017. doi: 10.13140/RG.2.2.10935.85924. (Full Text)

Conference Proceedings

  1. A. Allam, K. Sabra, and A. Erturk, “Enhanced Sound Energy Harvesting by Leveraging Gradient-Index Phononic Crystals,” presented at the ASME 2020 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Online, Sep. 2020. doi: 10.1115/SMASIS2020-2411. (Slides)
  2. A. Allam, K. Sabra, and A. Erturk, “Comparison of various models for piezoelectric receivers in wireless acoustic power transfer,” in Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XIII, Denver, Colorado, Mar. 2019, vol. 10967, p. 109670S. doi: 10.1117/12.2515377. (Slides)
  3. A. Allam and T. Elnady, “Characterization of mufflers,” presented at the International congress on acoustics, Buenos Aires, Sep. 2016. Accessed: Sep. 23, 2016. (Available Online) (Slides)

Conference Presentations/Posters

  1. A. Allam, C. Sugino, M. Harding, D. P. Bishop, A. Erturk, and M. Ruzzene, “Ultrasonic Inspection of Additive Manufactured Components,” QNDE 2020, Virtual, Online Conference, 25 -26 Aug 2020. (Slides)
  2. A. Allam, K. Sabra, and A. Erturk, “Controlling Underwater Sound Propagation Using 3D-Printed Phononic Crystals,” 178th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, San Diego, California, 2-6 Dec 2019. (Slides)
  3. A. Allam, K. Sabra, and A. Erturk, “Gradient-Index Phononic Crystals for Manipulating Sound in Acoustic Power Transfer Applications,” Phononics 2019, Tucson, Arizona, 3-7 June 2019. (Poster)
  4. S. Alan, A. Allam, and A. Erturk, “Surface Acoustic Wave Manipulation Using Piezoelectric Metamaterials,” Phononics 2019, Tucson, Arizona, 3-7 June 2019.(Poster)