Simona LACHE

Professor, Ph.D.
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering


1 Colina Universității, Brașov, Romania
Building D, Room DI3
Tel.: +40 268 415066


Research interests:

  • Structural dynamics;
  • Lightweight structures.

Publications (selection):

  • Iftimiciuc, M., Lache, S., Wennhage, P., Velea, M.N., Structural Performance Analysis of a Novel Pyramidal Cellular Core Obtained through a Mechanical Expansion Process, Materials, ISSN 1996-1944; CODEN: MATEG9, Volume 13 (2020), Issue 19, 4264; DOI: 10.3390/ma13194264.
  • Velea, M.N., Lache, S., Energy absorption of all-PET 2nd order hierarchical sandwich structures under quasi-static loading conditions, Thin-Walled Structures, ISSN: 0263-8231, Volume: 138 (2019), Pages: 117-123, DOI: 10.1016/j.tws.2019.01.039.
  • Velea, M.N., Schneider, C., Lache, S., Second order hierarchical sandwich structure made of self-reinforced polymers by means of a continuous folding process, Materials & Design, ISSN: 0261-3069, Volume: 102 (2016), Pages: 313-320, DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2016.04.049.
  • Velea, M.N., Wenhage, P., Lache, S., Out-of-plane effective shear elastic properties of a novel cellular core for sandwich structures, Materials & Design, ISSN: 0261-3069, Volume: 36 (2012), Pages: 679-686 DOI: doi:10.1016/j.matdes.2011.12.017.
  • Velea, M.N., Lache, S., In-plane effective elastic properties of a novel cellular core for sandwich structures, Mechanics of Materials, ISSN: 0167-6636, Volume: 43 (2011) Issue: 7 Pages: 377-388 DOI: 0.1016/j.mechmat.2011.04.006.