Prof. Tariq A. Khraishi

University of New Mexico (UNM)




2000 Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Washington State University (WSU), School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (MME), Pullman, Washington, USA

1996 M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Idaho (UI), Moscow, Idaho, USA

1994 B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Idaho (UI), Moscow, Idaho, USA

Publications (Selected)

  1. Abu Bakar Siddique, Tariq Khraishi, 2020, “Numerical methodology for treating static and dynamic dislocation problems near a free surface”, Journal of Physics Communications, Vol.4, No. 5, 055005, DOI 10.1088/2399-6528/ab8ff9.
  2. Karen Hutchins, Thomas Buchheit, Rajan Tandon and Tariq Khraishi, 2018, “Determination of interfacial fracture energy for "pop-in" delaminations in a glass-epoxy system using the indentation method” Int. J. of Theoretical and Applied Multiscale Mechanics, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 116-126.
  3. T.A. Khraishi, Y.-L. Shen, Z.C. Leseman, 2010, “Unveiling the nature of nano-scale crystal plasticity using straws”, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B: Microelectronics and Nanometer Structures, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. L13-L16.
  4. Jesus Lerma, Suguna Pappu, Tariq Khraishi, 2016, “Brain CT to assess intracranial pressure in patients with traumatic brain injury”, Journal of Neuroimaging, Vol. 26, Issue 1, pp. 37-40.
  5. J. Kurtz, B. Rael, J. Lerma, C. Wright, T. Khraishi, E. D. Auyang, 2016, “Effects of Reactive Oxygen Species on the Physical Properties of Polypropylene Surgical Mesh at Various Concentrations: a Model for Inflammatory Reaction as a Cause for Mesh Embrittlement and Failure,” Surgical Endoscopy, Vol. 30, pp. 3250–3255.
  6. Ben J Rael, Yaqin Fu, Tariq A Khraishi, Ying-Bing Jiang, 2016, “Optimizing powder metallurgy methods: effects of carbon nanotube dispersal mechanisms on mechanical properties of aluminium/carbon nanotube composites,” Journal of Composite Materials, Vol. 50, pp. 2375-2388.
  7. Julie Kimsal, Deana Mercer, Robert Schenck, Thomas DeCoster, Shahram Bozorgnia, Jennifer Fitzpatrick, Gary Mlady, Jesus Lerma, Tariq Khraishi, 2015, “Finite element analysis of plate-screw systems used in medial opening wedge proximal tibial osteotomies”, International Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Technology, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 154-168.
  8. Cyrus Abbasi, Tariq Khraishi, Amorette Maestas, Bret Baack, 2015, "Modified Roman Sandal: A more effective and reliable surgical drain anchoring technique," International Journal of Experimental and Computational Biomechanics, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 102-120.
  9. Jesus Lerma, Tariq Khraishi, Sandeep Kataria, Yu-Lin Shen, 2015, “Distributed Dislocation Method for Determining Elastic Fields of 2D and 3D Volume Misfit Particles in Infinite Space and Extension of the Method for Particles in Half Space,” Journal of Mechanics, Vol. 31, Issue 3, pp. 249-260.
  10. Ben J. Rael, Tariq A. Khraishi, 2013, “Review: Carbon Nanotube Dispersal Mechanisms in the Fabrication of Powder Metallurgy Metal Matrix Composites and Effects on Mechanical Properties,” International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Multiscale Mechanics, Vol.2, No.4, pp.323 – 360. Submitted and published in 2014.
  11. 15. Ben Rael, Casey Dyck, Tariq Khraishi, Mehran Tehrani, Marwan Al-Haik, 2012, “Characterization of Zinc Powder Compactions: Factors Affecting Mechanical Properties and Analytical PM Models”, ASME Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology (JEMT), Vol. 134, Issue 4, 044502, 5 pages.
  12. Thomas Harrison, Cyrus O. Abbasi, Tariq A Khraishi, 2011, “Purtscher Retinopathy: An Alternative Etiology Supported By Computer Fluid Dynamic Simulations”, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Vol. 52, no. 11, pp. 8102-8107.
  13. B. Arritt, B. Adomanis, T. Khraishi, D. Smith, 2010, “Parametric analysis of the strain-dependent behavior of a metamaterial electric resonator” Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 97, 191907.