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JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

Schulze, B., Guest, S.D. and Fowler, P.W. (2014) "When is a symmetric body-hinge structure isostatic?", International Journal of Solids and Structures, Available online 1 March 2014. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2014.02.018

Viquerat, A.D. and Guest, S.D.(2014) "Designing folding rings using polynomial continuation", Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics – Transactions of the ASME 6(1):011005. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1115/1.4025857

Guest, S.D. and Fowler, P.W. (2014) "Symmetry-extended counting rules for periodic frameworks", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series A 372(2008): 20120029. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1098/rsta.2012.0029

Guest, S.D., Fowler, P.W. and Power, S.C. (2014) "Rigidity of periodic and symmetric structures in nature and engineering", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series A 372(2008): 20130358. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1098/rsta.2013.0358

Mitschke, H., Schröder-Turk, G.E., Mecke, K., Fowler, P. W. and Guest, S.D. (2013) "Symmetry detection of auxetic behaviour in 2D frameworks", EPL 102: 66005. arXiv:1305.5752 / pdf preprint / doi: 10.1209/0295-5075/102/66005

Koohestani, K. and Guest, S.D. (2013) "A new approach to the analytical and numerical form-finding of tensegrity structures", International Journal of Solids and Structures 50: 2995–3007. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2013.05.014

Viquerat, A.D., Hutt, T. and Guest, S.D. (2013) "A Plane Symmetric 6R Foldable Ring", Mechanism and Machine Theory 63: 73-88. pdf reprint / doi: 10.1016/j.mechmachtheory.2012.12.004

Schenk, M. and Guest, S.D. (2013) "Geometry of Miura-folded metamaterials", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110 (9): 3276–3281. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1217998110

Chen, Y., Guest, S.D., Fowler, P.W. and Feng, J. (2012), “Two-orbit switch-pitch structures”, Journal of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures 53 (3): 157–162. pdf reprint

Tarnai, T., Kovács, F., Fowler, P.W. and Guest, S.D. (2012), "Wrapping the Cube and other Polyhedra." Proceedings of the Royal Society: Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences, 468, 2652–2666. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1098/rspa.2012.0116

Guest, S.D., Kebadze, E. and Pellegrino, S. (2011) "A zero-stiffness elastic shell structure", Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures, 6(1-4): 203-212. pdf reprint / doi: 10.2140/jomms.2011.6.203

Guest, S.D. (2011) "The stiffness of tensegrity structures", IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics, 76(1): 57-66. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1093/imamat/hxq065

Seffen, K.A. and Guest, S.D. (2011) "Pre-stressed morphing bistable and neutrally stable shells", Journal of the Applied Mechanics, 78(1): 011002 (6 pages). pdf preprint / doi: 10.1115/1.4002117

Guest, S.D., Schulze, B. and Whiteley, W.J. (2010) "When is a body-bar structure isostatic?", International Journal of Solids and Structures, 47, 2745-2754. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2010.06.001

Zhang, J.Y., Guest, S.D., Connelly, R. and Ohsaki, M. (2010) "Dihedral 'Star' Tensegrity Structures", International Journal of Solids and Structures, 47, 1-9. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2009.05.018

Guest, S.D. and Fowler, P.W. (2010) "Mobility of N-loops: bodies cyclically connected by intersecting revolute hinges", Proceedings of the Royal Society: Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences, 466, 63-77. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1098/rspa.2009.0370

Kapko, V., Treacy, M.M.J., Thorpe, M.F., Guest, S.D. (2009) "On the Collapse of Locally Isostatic Networks", Proceedings of the Royal Society: Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences, 465, 3517-3530. pdf preprint / doi: 10.1098/rspa.2009.0307

Norman, A.D., Seffen, K.A. & Guest, S.D. (2009) "Morphing of curved corrugated shells", International Journal of Solids and Structures, 46, 1624–1633. pdf preprint / doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2008.12.009

Connelly, R., Fowler, P.W., Guest, S.D., Schulze, B. and Whiteley, W.J. (2009) "When is a pin-jointed framework isostatic?", International Journal of Solids and Structures, 46, 762-773. pdf preprint / arXiv:0803.2325 / doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2008.09.023

Zhang, J.Y., Guest, S.D. and Ohsaki, M. (2009) "Symmetric Prismatic Tensegrity Structures: Part II. Symmetry-adapted Formulations", International Journal of Solids and Structures, 46, 15-30. pdf preprint / doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2008.07.035

Zhang, J.Y., Guest, S.D. and Ohsaki, M. (2009) "Symmetric Prismatic Tensegrity Structures: Part I. Configuration and Stability", International Journal of Solids and Structures, 46, 1-14. pdf preprint / doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2008.08.032

Fowler, P.W., Guest, S.D. and Tarnai, T. (2008) "A Symmetry Treatment of Danzerian Rigidity for Circle Packing", Proceedings of the Royal Society: Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences 464, 3237-3254. pdf reprint / doi:10.1098/rspa.2008.0164

Norman, A.D., Seffen, K.A. & Guest, S.D. (2008) "Multistable Corrugated Shells", Proceedings of the Royal Society: Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences 464, 1653-1672. pdf preprint / doi:10.1098/rspa.2007.0216

Schenk, M., Guest, S.D. and Herder, J.L. (2007), "Zero Stiffness Tensegrity Structures.", International Journal of Solids and Structures. 44(20), 6569-6583. pdf preprint / doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2007.02.041

Leung, A.C.H. and Guest, S.D. (2007), "Single member actuation of kagome lattice structures", Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures. 2(2), 303-317. pdf preprint / journal copy

Guest, S.D. and Fowler, P.W. (2007), "Symmetry conditions and finite mechanisms", Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures. 2(2), 293-301. pdf preprint / journal copy

Pandia Raj, R. and Guest, S.D. (2006) "Using Symmetry for Tensegrity Formfinding", Journal of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures. 47(3), 245-252. pdf preprint

Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (2006), "Analytical models for bistable cylindrical shells", Proceedings of the Royal Society: Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences. 462(2067), 839-854. pdf reprint / doi:10.1098/rspa.2005.1598

Guest, S.D. (2006), "The stiffness of prestressed frameworks: a unifying approach." International Journal of Solids and Structures. 43(3-4), 842-854. pdf preprint / doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2005.03.008

Guest, S.D. and Fowler, P.W. (2005), "A symmetry-extended mobility rule." Mechanism and Machine Theory. 40, 1002-1014. pdf preprint / doi:10.1016/j.mechmachtheory.2004.12.017

Fowler, P.W. and Guest, S.D. (2005), "A symmetry analysis of mechanisms in rotating rings of tetrahedra." Proceedings of the Royal Society: Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences. 461(2058), 1829-1846 pdf preprint / doi:10.1098/rspa.2004.1439

Tibbalds, B., Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (2004), "Inextensional packaging of thin shell slit reflectors." Technische Mechanik 24(3-4), 211-220. pdf preprint

Kovács, F., Tarnai, T., Fowler, P.W. and Guest, S.D. (2004), "Double-link expandohedra: a mechanical model for expansion of a virus." Proceedings of the Royal Society: Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences. 460(2051), 3191-3202 doi:10.1098/rspa.2004.1344

Galletly, D.A. and Guest, S.D. (2004), "Bistable composite slit tubes II: A shell model." International Journal of Solids and Structures. 41(16-17), 4503-4516. doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2004.02.037

Galletly, D.A. and Guest, S.D. (2004), "Bistable composite slit tubes I: A beam model." International Journal of Solids and Structures. 41(16-17), 4517-4533. doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2004.02.036

Kebadze, E., Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (2004), "Bistable prestressed shell structures." International Journal of Solids and Structures. 41(11-12), 2801-2820. doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2004.01.028

Wicks, N. and Guest, S.D. (2004), "Single member actuation in large repetitive truss structures." International Journal of Solids and Structures. 41(3-4), 965-978. doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2003.09.029

Kovács, F., Tarnai, T., Fowler, P.W. and Guest, S.D. (2004), "A class of expandable polyhedral structures." International Journal of Solids and Structures. 41(3-4), 1119-1137. doi:10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2003.09.046

Guest, S.D. and Hutchinson, J.W. (2003), "On the determinacy of repetitive structures." Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 51(3), 383-391. doi:10.1016/S0022-5096(02)00107-2

Fowler, P.W. and Guest, S.D. (2002), "Symmetry and states of self stress in triangulated toroidal frames." International Journal of Solids and Structures. 39(17), 4385-4393.doi:10.1016/S0020-7683(02)00350-5

De Focatiis, D.S.A and Guest, S.D. (2002) "Deployable membranes designed from folding tree leaves." Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series A 360(1791), 227-238. doi:10.1098/rsta.2001.0928

Guest, S.D. (2000). "Tensegrities and rotating rings of tetrahedra: a symmetry viewpoint of structural mechanics." Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series A, Millennium Issue 358(1765), 229-243. doi:10.1098/rsta.2000.0529

Fowler, P.W. and Guest, S.D. (2000). "A Symmetry Extension of Maxwell's Rule for Rigidity of Frames" International Journal of Solids and Structures 37, 1793-1804. doi:10.1016/S0020-7683(98)00326-6

Kangwai, R.D. and Guest, S.D. (2000). "Symmetry Adapted Equilibrium Matrices." International Journal of Solids and Structures 37, 1525-1548. doi:10.1016/S0020-7683(98)00318-7

Guest, S.D. (1999). "Mechanisms of the Icosahedral Compound of Ten Tetrahedra." 4th Geometry Festival, Eotvos University, Budapest, November 1999 Periodica Mathematica Hungarica 39(1-3), 213-223. doi:10.1023/A:1004863511981

Kangwai, R.D. and Guest, S.D. (1999). "Detection of Finite Mechanisms in Symmetric Structures." International Journal of Solids and Structures 36, 5507-5527. doi:10.1016/S0020-7683(98)00234-0

Kangwai, R.D., Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1999). "Introduction to the Analysis of Symmetric Structures." Computers & Structures 71(2), 671-688. doi:10.1016/S0045-7949(98)00234-X

Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1996). "A New Class of Solid Surface Deployable Antenna." Acta Astronautica, 38(2), 103-113. doi:10.1016/0094-5765(96)00009-4

Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1996). "The Folding of Triangulated Cylinders, Part III: Experiments." ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, 63, 77-83.

Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1994). "The Folding of Triangulated Cylinders, Part II: The Folding Process." ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, 61, 777-783.

Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1994). "The Folding of Triangulated Cylinders, Part I: Geometric Considerations." ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, 61, 773-777.

PUBLISHED CONFERENCE PAPERS

Azadi, S. and Behzadipour, S. and Guest, S.D. (2010) "A New Variable Stiffness Spring Using a Prestressed Mechanism". Proceedings of the ASME 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference IDETC/CIE 2010 August 15-18, 2010, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (pdf copy)

Schenk, M. and Guest, S.D. (2010) "Origami Folding: A Structural Engineering Approach". Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Origami in Science, Mathematics and Education and Folding Convention July 13 – 17, 2010, Singapore (pdf copy)

Golabchi, M.R. and Guest, S.D. (2010) "Multistability in Anisotropic Textures Shells". Proceedings of USNCTAM2010, 16th US National Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, June 27 - July 2, 2010, State College, Pennsylvania, USA (pdf copy)

Schenk M. and Guest S.D. (2009) "Folded Textured Sheets". IASS 2009. Evolution and Trends in Design, Analysis and Construction of Shell and Spatial Structures, Valencia, Spain, 28 Sep-2 Oct 2009. (pdf copy)

Golabchi M.R. and Guest S.D. (2009) "Morphing Multistable Textured Shells". IASS 2009. Evolution and Trends in Design, Analysis and Construction of Shell and Spatial Structures, Valencia, Spain, 28 Sep-2 Oct 2009. (pdf copy)

Zhang, J., Ohsaki, M., Guest, S.D., Connelly, R. (2009) "Stability of Tensegrity Structures with Dihedral Symmetry", Proceedings of the 9th Asian Pacific Conference on Shell and Spatial Structures, Nagoya, Japan, 27-29 May 2009. (pdf copy)

Gentilini, C., Seffen, K.A., Guest, S.D. and Nobile, L. (2008) "On the Behaviour of Corrugated Plates in Bending", Proceedings of AES-ATEMA 2008, Second International Conference, Cesena, Italy. pp. 117-120. (pdf copy)

Gentilini, C., Seffen, K.A., Guest, S.D. and Nobile, L. (2008) "On the Effect of Pre-stress on the Bistable Behaviour of Tape-springs", Proceedings of AES-ATEMA 2008, Second International Conference, Cesena, Italy. pp. 181-185 (pdf copy)

Norman, A.D., Golabchi, M.R., Seffen, K.A. and Guest, S.D. (2008) "Multistable Textured Shell Structures", Advances in Science and Technology , 54, 168-173, presented at CIMTEC 2008, Acireale, Sicily, Italy, 8-13 June, 2008. (pdf copy)

Norman, A.D., Guest, S.D. and Seffen, K.A. (2007) "Novel Multistable Corrugated Structures", in Proceedings of the 46th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, Waikiki, Hawaii, USA 23-26 April 2007. (pdf copy)

Zhang, J.Y., Guest, S.D. and Ohsaki, M. (2006) "Symmetric Prismatic Tensegrity Structures". Presented at IASS-2006, Beijing, China, October 16-19, 2006. (pdf copy)

Pandia Raj, R. and Guest, S.D. (2006) "Using Symmetry for Tensegrity Formfinding". Presented at IASS-2006, Beijing, China, October 16-19, 2006. (pdf copy)

Schenk, M., Herder, J.L., and Guest, S.D. (2006) "Design of a statically balanced tensegrity mechanism", in Proceedings of IDETC/CIE 2006 ASME 2006 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, September 10-13, 2006. Paper number DETC2006-99727. (pdf copy)

Leung, A.C.H., and Guest, S.D. (2006) "Actuation-softening in kagome lattice structures", in Proceedings of the 45th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, Newport, RI, USA 1-4 May 2006. Paper no. AIAA-2006-1888.(pdf copy)

Guest, S.D., Kovács, K., Tarnai, T. and Fowler, P.W. (2004) “Construction of a Mechanical Model for the Expansion of a Virus”, in Proceedings, IASS-2004, Montpellier, France, September 20–24, 2004. (pdf copy)

Leung, A.C.H., Symons, D.D., and Guest, S.D. (2004) "Actuation of Kagome Lattice Structures", in Proceedings of the 45th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and  Materials Conference, Palm Springs, CA 19–22 April 2004. Paper no. AIAA-2004–1525. (pdf copy)

Ekstrom, L., Guest, S.D., and Kellar, E.J.C. (2002) "Infrared Welding of Bistable Composite Pipelines", in Proceeding of the 34th International SAMPE Technical Conference, Baltimore, November 2002.

Shahid, M and Guest, S. D. (2002) "Study of Stepped Joints in Bistable Composite Pipes", in Proceeding of the 34th International SAMPE Technical Conference, Baltimore, November 2002.

Fowler, P.W. and Guest, S.D. (2002). "Symmetry Analysis of the double banana and related indeterminate structures", in New Approaches to Structural Mechanics, Shells and Biological Structures, Drew H.R. and Pellegrino, S. eds., Kluwer, 91-101. (pdf copy)

Galletly, D. and Guest, S.D. (2000). "Equilibrium and Stability Analysis of Bistable Composite Slit Tubes." Presented at IASS-IACM 2000, Chania, Crete, 4-7 June.

Guest, S.D. and Calladine C.R. (2000). "Matrices in the Teaching of Statically Indeterminate Structures" Presented at Civil and Structural Engineering Education in the 21st Century, Southampton, UK, 26-28 April.

Barker, R.G.P. and Guest, S.D. (2000). "Inflatable Triangulated Cylinders" In Proc. IUTAM-IASS Symposium on Deployable Structures, Kluwer.(pdf copy)

Tibbalds, B., Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1998). "Folding Concept for Flexible Surface Reflectors." Proceedings, 39th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference and Exhibit, and AIAA/ASME/AHS Adaptive Structures Forum. Paper no. AIAA-98-1836.

Guest, S.D. (1997). "A Variable Partitioning Technique for Integrating Constrained Equations of Motion in Mechanism Analysis." 1st International Conference on Multi-Body Dynamics: Monitoring and Simulation Techniques, University of Bradford, H. Rahnejat and R. Whalley, eds., Mechanical Engineering Publications Ltd., 191-200.

Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1996). "Design Optimization of a Solid Surface Deployable Antenna." IUTAM Symposium on Optimization of Mechanical Systems, D. Bestle and W. Schielen, eds., Kluwer, 105-112.

Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1995). "Development of a New Solid Surface Deployable Antenna." ESA Workshop on Antenna Technologies, ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands, 21-23 November.

Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1993). "The Folding of Triangulated Cylinders, Experimental Results." Invited Paper, ASME/ASCE/SES Mechanics Meeting, Charlottesville, Virginia, 6-9 June.

Guest, S.D. and Pellegrino, S. (1992). "Inextensional Wrapping of Flat Membranes." First International Conference on Structural Morphology, Montpellier, R. Motro and T. Wester, eds., 7-11 September, 203-215. (pdf copy)

OTHERS

Guest, S.D., Fowler, P.W. and Power, S.C. (2014) Theo Murphy Meeting Issue Rigidity of periodic and symmetric structures in nature and engineering organised and edited by Simon D. Guest, Patrick W. Fowler and Stephen C. Power, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series A 372.

Norman, A.D., Guest, S.D., Seffen, K.A. (2006) Multistable structural member and method for forming a multistable structural member, UK Patent Application 0612558.7, filed July 2006.

Pellegrino, S. and Guest, S.D. (2000). Proc. IUTAM-IASS Symposium on Deployable Structures, Kluwer.

Pellegrino, S., Green, C., Guest, S.D. and Watt, A. (2000). SAR Advanced Deployable Structure. Cambridge University Engineering Department Technical Report: CUED/D-STRUCT/TR191. pdf copy

Guest, S.D. (1994). "Deployable Structures: Concepts and Analysis," PhD Thesis, Cambridge University. pdf copy


Last updated on the 2nd of January, 2014

S.D. Guest - sdg@eng.cam.ac.uk