Oscar Barton, Jr.
Professor and Department Chair
Mechanical Engineering Department
United States Naval Academy
590 Holloway Road
Annapolis, MD 21402-5042
410 293 6501
Howard University, (1993)
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy, Mechanical Engineering
Dissertation: "Sensitivity methods in composite structural mechanics"
Howard University, (1987)
Masters of Science, Mechanical Engineering
Tuskegee University, (1984)
Bachelors of Science, Mechanical Engineering
Composite structural mechanics
Approximate closed-form analysis
Barton, Jr., O. "Approximate Method for Buckling Of Symmetric Composite Laminates under Thermal Loading." Journal of Thermoplastic Composites, 2008
Barton, Jr., O. "Buckling of Simply-Supported Rectangular Plates Under Combined Bending and Compression Using Eigensensitvity Analysis." Journal of Thin Wall Structures Volume 46. No. 6(2008): 435- 441.
Barton, Jr., O. "Eigensensitivity Analysis of Moisture-Related Buckling of Marine Composite Panels." Ocean Engineering Volume 34. No 11-12 (2007): 1543-1551.
Barton, Jr., O. and Mouring, S. "On the Moisture-Related Buckling of Marine Composite Panels using Approximate Analysis." Ocean Engineering Volume 34. No 11-12 (2007): 1778-1780.
Whitworth, H, Otheino, M, Barton, Jr., O. "Failure Analysis of Composite Pin-Loaded Joints." Composite Structures. Volume 59 (2003): 347-365.
Letter of Commendation from Superintendent, 2006
Navy Meritorious Commendation, 2006
Letter of Appreciation, Director of Engineering and Weapons