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Kenneth Carpenter

Kenneth Carpenter
 2083 Rathbone Hall
 (785) 532-4672
Research Interests: 
Computing Applications, Device Modeling, Electromagnetics


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Ph.D. 1966, Texas Christian University.
M.S. 1962, Kansas State University
B.S.E.E. 1961, Kansas State University

Other Courses Taught

EECE510 Circuit Theory 1

EECE525 Electronics 1

EECE557 Electromagntc Theory 1

EECE636 Intro Computer Graphics

EECE840 Computer Engineering Methods for Analysis, Simulation, and Design

Research Interests


Device Modeling

Computing Applications

Selected Publications

Kenneth H. Carpenter, "On efficient computation of integrals of the free space Green's function for Laplace's equation over triangular finite elements," Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Scientific Computing, Hamid R. Arabinia, Jack Y. Yang, Mary Qu Yang, editors, CSREA Press, ISBN 1-60132-037-X, WORLDCOMP '07, June 25-28, 2007, pp. 76-80.


Frank Roeske and Kenneth H. Carpenter, "Safety Considerations for Laser Power on Metals in Contact with High Explosives -- Experimental and Calculational Results," presented at the Twenty-seventh International Pyrotechnics Seminar, July 18, 2000, Grand Junction, CO. Published in Proceedings Twenty-Seventh International Pyrotechnics Seminar, International Pyrotechnics Seminars, U.S.A., ITT Research Institute, Chicago, IL, pp. 343-351.


Kenneth H. Carpenter, ``Simple Models for Dynamic Hysteresis Which Add Frequency-Dependent Losses to Static Models,'' IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, Vol. 34, No. 3, May 1998, pp. 619-622.



Consultant for national laboratories.


Eta Kappa Nu Distinguished Faculty Award 2001

Other Notable Achievements

Continuous research support from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory for 1987-1993 and 1996-2007.