Veljko Samardzic

Contact Info

Email: samardzi@njit.edu
Office: 325 mec
Phone: 973-642-7455
Dept: mechanical enginerring
About: 

About ME

 

 Veljko Samardzic, PhD is a University lecturer in the department of mechanical engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology.  His expertise is in high rate deformation material processing using high speed liquid projectiles including external and terminal ballistics of liquid projectiles phenomena.  His current research interests are in formulation and development impact-resistant composite materials and characterization and failure analysis of engineering materials. His current interests include innovative methods in engineering education.
 
Samardzic held several research and industrial engineering positions where he gained diverse research, design, and product development expertise. He conducts active professional engagement with several scientific and professional societies and he provides service and leadership on national and regional level.

 

Education

  • New Jersey Institute of Technology, PhD 2008
  • Magna Cum Laude, B.S. 2001
  • Belgrade University, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 1991

 

 
 

 

Awards and Honors

 

  • Marquis Who’s Who In America, Published Biography in 64th Edition 2010
  • Nominated for Pi-Tau-Sigma Gold Medal for Outstanding Engineering Achievements, 2010 
  • New Jersey Science and Technology Fellowship 2008/2009 and 2009/2010
  • CRDF 10th Anniversary Junior Scientist Travel Fellowship Award recipient (represented USA for Euro-Asia) 2005/2006 
  • Memberof Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, since 2005
  •  NJIT Excellence In Teaching Award, 2003/2004
  • CRDF Junior Scientist Travel Fellowship Award recipient (represented USA for Euro-Asia) 2003
  • Chairman of ASM-International Metro NY/NJ Professional Chapter, 2011/2012
  • Serving on Board of directors of ASM-International Metropolitan NY/NJ Professional Chapter, Since 2006
  • Member of Alpha Epsilon Lambda National Honor Society of Graduate and Professional students (2003)
  • NJIT honor graduate(2001)
  • NJIT Mechanical Engineering Department Outstanding Scholar Award(2001)
  • NJIT Mechanical Engineering Department Outstanding Senior Project Award(2001)
  • Member of Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society(2002)
  • Member of Pi Tau Sigma Honor Society of Mechanical Engineers(2000)

 

News and Events

"3D Digital Surface Metrology: Widening Horizons and Opening Opportunities" Advanced Materials & Processes, July 2013
Veljko Samardzic, Ph.D
NJIT, Department Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Publications: 

Publications

 

  • Veljko Samardzic, “Testing of Composite Materials: Challenge and Opportunity”, Advanced Materials and Processes, 170(5), May 2012
  • Veljko Samardzic, “Catch the Wave and Compose Your Future in Composite Materials Field”, Advanced Materials and Processes, 169(7), July 2011
  • Veljko Samardzic, Ernest S.Geskin, G. A. Atanov, A. Semko, A. Kovaliov, "Liquid Based Material Micro Forming Technology", Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 16(3), p.p. 375-389, June 2007
  •  V.Samardzic,E.S.Geskin, G.A.Atanov,A. Semko, A. Kovaliov, ”Investigation of the Material Welding Using the High Speed Liquid Impact ”, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance , 17(3), p.p. 369-375, June 2008
  • V.Samardzic,E.S.Geskin, G.A.Atanov,A. Semko, A. Kovaliov, ”Investigation of the Liquid Impact Based Macro, Meso and Micro Forming Processes”, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance , Speed Liquid Impact ”, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance , 17(3), p.p. 302-315, June 2008
  • Petrova,R.S., Suwattananont, N.,Samardzic,V. ”The Effects of Boron Coating on Metallic Alloys for Automotive Applications”. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance , 17(3), p.p. 340-345, June 2008
  • V.Samardzic, K.Kluz, O.Petrenko, E.S.Geskin, M. Mazurkievitz, A.Berger, “Investigation of Granite Boring Using a High Speed Liquid Impact”,2007 WJTA American Waterjet Conference&Exhibition, August 2007 Houston, TX
  • V.Samardzic, E.S.Geskin, G.A.Atanov,A.N.Semko, A.V. Kovaliov , “Investigation of Metal Processing Using a High Speed Liquid Impact”,2007 WJTA American Waterjet Conference&Exhibition, August 2007 Houston, TX
  • V.Samardzic, E.S.Geskin, G.A.Atanov,A.N.Semko, A.V. Kovaliov , “Investigation of Microforming of Metal in the Course of High Speed Liquid Impact”,2007 WJTA American Waterjet Conference&Exhibition, August 2007 Houston, TX
  • V.Samardzic, E.S.Geskin,”Investigation of Liquid Impact Based Micro-Forming Technology”, Sigma Xi Annual Meeting and Student Research Conference 2007, Orlando, FL, November 2007
  • V. Samardzic, O. Petrenko, T. Bitadze, E.S. Geskin, G.A. Atanov, A.N. Semko, A.N. Kovaliov, and O.A. Rusanova, Feasibility Study of Free Form Fabrication of the Heterogeneous Structures Using the Liquid Impact, Proceedings of 2005 DMII NSF Grantees Conference, Scotsdale, AZ,2005
  • V.Samardzic, E.S.Geskin,” Feasibility Study of High Rate Room Temperature Material
  • Processing Using Liquid Impact”, Sigma Xi Annual Meeting and Student Research Conference 2005, Seattle
  • V.Samardzic, O. Petrenko, E.S.Geskin, R.S.Petrova, ”Investigation of Residual Metal Deformation in the Course of Ballistic Testing”, Material Science & Technology 2005, Pittsburgh, PA
  • V.Samardzic, O.Petrenko, E.S.Geskin, G.A.Atanov, A.N.Semco “Innovative Jet-based Material Processing Technology”,2005 WJTA American Waterjet 
  • Conference&Exhibition, Houston, TX.
  • V.Samardzic, O.Petrenko, E.S.Geskin, G.A.Atanov,A.N.Semco,A.V.Kovaliov, “Examination of Metal Transformation in the Course of the High Speed Liquid Impact”, 16th Annual SJU Sigma Xi Student Research Symposium, Philadelphia, PA,2005
  • V.Samardzic, O.P. Petrenko, E.S.Geskin, ”Investigation of Material Pocessing by High Speed Liquid Projectiles”, Procedings of Einsteins in the City, A Student Research Conference, The City College of New York,NY,April 2005
  • V.Samardzic, O.P. Petrenko, E.S.Geskin, ”Investigation of Material Pocessing by High Speed Liquid Projectiles”, Poster Presentation at Einsteins in the City, A Student Research Conference, The City College of New York,NY,April 2005
  • V.Samardzic, E.S.Geskin, “Solid Free Form Fabrication Using a Liquid impact”, Poster presentation, TMS Annual Meeting, San Francisco,CA, February 2005
  • G.A.Atanov,A.Semko, E.S.Geskin, V.Samardzic, A.Kovaliov, O.Petrenko,” Investigation of Material Piercing by Liquid Impact”, Kiev Journal of Hydrodynamics, Kiev,Ukraine, August 2004
  • G.A.Atanov, A.Semko, O.Petrenko, E.S.Geskin, V.Samardzic, B.Goldenberg, “Peculiarities of the Powder Hydrocannon Operation”, Proceedings of IMECE’03:ASME 2003
  • International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Washington D.C. November 16-21,2003
  • O.Petrenko,V.Samardzic, E.S.Geskin, G.A.Atanov, B.Goldenberg, A.Semko “Investigation of High Speed Water Slugs”, Proceedings of 2003 WJTA American Waterjet Conference, August 17-19, 2003 ,Houston, Texas
  • K.Kluz, E.S.Geskin, V.Samardzic, D.V.Shishkin, B.Goldenberg, “Investigation of Heat Transfer and Thermodynamics in the Course of Ice Powder Formation”, Proceedings of IMECE’03:ASME 2003
  • International mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Washington D.C. November 16-21,2003
  • Petrenko,O.P.,Geskin,E.S.,Goldenberg,B.,Atanov,G.A., Semko,A.N., Kovalev,A. V., “Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Formation and Application of High Speed Water Slugs”, Presentation at NSF Grantees conference, Birmingham, AL,2003
  • Petrenko,O.P.,Geskin,E.S.,Goldenberg,B.,Atanov,G.A., Semko,A.N., “Aplication of High Speed Water Slug Technology in Security Tasks”, Presentation at Symposium on Homeland Security, New Brunswick, NJ, November 2003
  • Geskin,E.S., Goldenberg,B., Petrenko,O.P,Samardzic, V., Atanov,G.A., Semko,A.N., “Investigation of Material Fracturing by High Speed Water Slugs”, Presentation at Annual Meeting of NSF Division of Design, Manufacturing and Innovative Engineering, San Juan, Puerto Rico, January 2002
  • Geskin,E.S., Goldenberg,B., Petrenko,O.P,Samardzic, V., Atanov,G.A., Semko,A.N., “Investigation of Material Fracturing by High Speed Water Slugs”, Presentation at Annual Meeting of NSF Division of Design, Manufacturing and Innovative Engineering, Birmingham, AL, January 2003
  • Geskin,E.S., Goldenberg,B., Petrenko,O.P,Samardzic, V., Atanov,G.A., Semko,A.N., “Investigation of Material Fracturing by High Speed Water Slugs”, Presentation at Annual Meeting of NSF Division of Design, Manufacturing and Innovative Engineering, Dallas, TX, January 2004