Nicholas Maus

Lecturer
Nicholas Maus

Contact Information

Degrees

  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, 2013

Past positions

  • Sunvelope Solar Inc. Chief Engineer 2013 - 2016
  • Truckee Meadows Community College Faculty, 2005 - 2010
  • Hood Machine Inc. QC/Shop Manager, 2005 - 2008

A.W.S. Certified Welding Inspector

Publications

  • "The Effects of Elevated Temperature on Compressible Magnetorheological Fluids" Nicholas Maus; Mike McKee; 8th Annual Graduate Student Forum, Beihang University, Beijing, China (2011)
  • "A tunable 'negative' stiffness system for vibration control" Zhaochun Li; Xiaojie Wang; Majid Behrooz; Nicholas Maus; Faramarz Gordaninejad; Proc. SPIE 8341, Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems 2012, 834122 (April 26, 2012); doi:10.1117/12.930805
  • "Fail-safe, Bi-directional Liquid Spring, Controllable Magnetorheological Fluid Damper" Thesis by Nicholas R. Maus; University of Nevada, Reno (2013); 1525975
  • "A fail-safe, bi-linear liquid spring controllable magnetorheological fluid damper" Nicholas Maus; Faramarz Gordaninejad; Proc. SPIE 9057, Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems 2014, 90570Q (April 1, 2014); doi:10.1117/12.2046366
  • "Solar water heating systems and methods of making and using the same" A. Lemaire; N. Maus; US Patent 8,955,509 (2015)