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Research Paper Robotics
1. Grasp analysis of a four-fingered robotic hand based on Matlab simmechanics

Eram Neha; Mohd. Suhaib; Shruti Asthana; Sudipto Mukherjee

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 169-182

Abstract
  The structure of the human hand is a complex design comprising of various bones, joints, tendons, and muscles functioning together in order to produce the desired motion. It becomes a challenging task to develop a robotic hand replicating the capabilities of the human hand. In this paper, the analysis ...  Read More

Research Paper Composite Materials
2. Effects of the asymmetric behavior of the shape memory alloy on nonlinear dynamic responses of thick sandwich plates with embedded SMA wires

Aidin Ghaznavi; Mohammad Shariyat

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 183-197

Abstract
  In the present article, the dynamic behavior of sandwich plates with embedded shape memory alloy (SMA) wires is evaluated for two cases wherein (i) the stress-strain curve of the superelastic behavior of the SMA wires is symmetric and (ii) the mentioned curve is non-symmetric. A modified version of Brinson’s ...  Read More

Research Paper Manufacturing Processes
3. Automatic implementation of a new recovery coefficient for Reliable contour milling

Elhachemi Bahloul

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 199-210

Abstract
  In contour milling, to render the machining process more automated with significant productivity without remaining material after machining, a new recovery coefficient was developed. The coefficient was inserted in the computation of contour parallel tool paths to fix the radial depth of cut in the way ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
4. Numerical analysis of heat transfer enhancement and flow structure of alternating oval tubes by considering different alternate angles under turbulent flow

Hasan Najafi Khaboshan; Hamid Reza Nazif

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 211-223

Abstract
  In this research, the convective heat transfers of turbulent water fluid flow in alternating oval tubes is studied using computational fluid dynamics. The purpose of the study is to analyze the heat transfer enhancement and secondary internal flows under different alternate angles. Also, comparing the ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Science and Technology
5. Experimental investigation on constant-speed diesel engine fuelled with biofuel mixtures under the effect of fuel injection

VINOTH KANNA I; Subramani K; DEVARAJ A

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 225-233

Abstract
  The petroleum product has seen a drastic demand in the recent past. Biofuels are the only solution to overcome this power crisis. In the view of sustainable energy development, biodiesel and its additives have become the best options for fossil fuel-based engines. In this work, a biodiesel mix was used ...  Read More

Research Paper Composite Materials
6. High-velocity impact properties of multi-walled carbon nanotubes/E-glass fiber/epoxy anisogrid composite panels

Hamed Khosravi; Reza Eslami-Farsani

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 235-243

Abstract
  This work reports the high-velocity impact response of multiscale anisogrid composite (AGC) panels. The aim of the present study is to evaluate the influence of surface-modified multi-walled carbon nanotubes (S-MWCNTs) at different S-MWCNTs contents (0-0.5 wt.% at an interval of 0.1 wt.%) on the high-velocity ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
7. Analytical study of nano-bioconvective flow in a horizontal channel using Adomian decomposition method

Kezzar Mohamed; tabet ismail; nafir Nourreddine; sari Mohamed Rafik

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 245-258

Abstract
  In this paper, the bioconvective nanofluid flow in a horizontal channel was considered. Using the appropriate similarity functions, the partial differential equations of the studied problem resulting from mathematical modeling are reduced to a set of non-linear differential equations. Thereafter, these ...  Read More

Research Paper Biomechanics
8. Numerical study of induction heating by micro / nano magnetic particles in hyperthermia

Faramarz Talati; AliAsghar Asghar Taheri

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 259-273

Abstract
  Hyperthermia is one of the first applications of nanotechnology in medicine by using micro/nano magnetic particles that act based on the heat of ferric oxide nanoparticles or quantum dots in an external alternating magnetic field. In this study, a two-dimensional model of body and tumor tissues embedded ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
9. Magneto Prandtl nanofluid past a stretching surface with non-linear radiation and chemical reaction

Ganesh Kumar; Ramesh G K; Sabir Ali Shehzad; Gireesha B.J

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 275-285

Abstract
  In this article, we examined the behavior of chemical reaction effect on a magnetohydrodynamic Prandtl nanofluid flow due to stretchable sheet. Non-linear thermally radiative term is accounted in energy equation. Constructive transformation is adopted to formulate the ordinary coupled differential equations ...  Read More

Research Paper Compressible Flow
10. Effect of blade profile on the performance characteristics of axial compressor in design condition

Sarallah Abbasi; ali joodaki

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 287-296

Abstract
  The choice of geometrical shape of the blades has a considerable effect on aerodynamic performance and flow characteristics in axial compressors. In this paper, the effects of the blades shape on the aerodynamic design characteristics are investigated based on Streamline Curvature Method (SCM). Initially, ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
11. Unsteady convective flow for MHD powell-eyring fluid over inclined permeable surface

Amit Parmar; Shalini Jain

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 297-312

Abstract
  The current article has investigated unsteady convective flow for MHD non-Newtonian Powell-Eyring fluid embedded porous medium over inclined permeable stretching sheet. We have pondered the thermophoresis parameter, chemical reaction, variable thermal conductivity, Brownian motion, variable heat source ...  Read More

Research Paper Casting
12. The effect of injection parameters on dimensional accuracy of wax patterns for investment casting

Ehsan Barati; Javad Akbari

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 313-322

Abstract
  Thermal expansion and hot deformation are two phenomena causing dimensional errors in investment casting. This error occurs in dimensions between the die and wax pattern. Therefore, the wax's thermo-physical and thermo-mechanical properties, the metal die features, and the process parameters affect the ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Systems
13. Design and construction of fruit solar drier for rural settlements

Moses EMETERE; Isaac Odun-ayo

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 323-330

Abstract
  This research focuses on the need for preserving fruits in rural areas to prevent waste. The solar drier is made of vital chambers i.e. the concentrator chamber (that harvests the solar irradiance), the transport pipe (that transports the heat generated by convection) and hanger chamber (where the fruits ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
14. Numerical investigation of upward air-water annular, slug and bubbly flow regimes

Maryam Hassani; Mohammad Bagheri Motlagh; Ramin Kouhikamali

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 331-341

Abstract
  In this paper, numerical investigation of upward two phase flow of air-water has been studied. Different conditions of flow regimes including annular, wispy annular, slug, churn and bubbly are simulated based on Hewitt and Roberts map, and a good agreement between the experimental data of the map and ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
15. MHD Casson fluid flow through a vertical plate

M.C. Raju; Raju KVS; Parandhama A

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 343-350

Abstract
  In this study, effects of numerous physical quantities like dissipation, thermal radiation, and induced magnetic field on magnetohydrodynamic Casson fluid flow through a vertical plate is addressed. The non-dimensional multivariable governing equations are solved numerically by by means of Runge-Kutta ...  Read More

Research Paper Composite Materials
16. Computational evaluation of the homogeneity of composites processed by accumulative roll bonding (ARB)

Mahsa Gharechomaghlu; Hamed Mirzadeh

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 351-358

Abstract
  A new computational method based on MATLAB was used to study the effect of different parameters on the homogeneity of composites produced by a severe plastic deformation technique known as accumulative roll bonding. For a higher number of passes, the degree of particle agglomeration and clustering decreased, ...  Read More

Research Paper Manufacturing Processes
17. Effectiveness of alumina nanofluid on slotting end milling performance of SKD 11 tool steel

Tran Minh Duc; Tran The Long; Tran Bao Ngoc

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 359-369

Abstract
  SKD 11 tool steel is among the most popular metals in mold industries for making different kinds of cold work molds and dies with high accuracy and long service life. The demand for higher quality, lower manufacturing costs, particularly the environmentally friendly characteristics, have provided the ...  Read More

Research Paper Manufacturing Processes
18. Design and fabrication of an effective micromixer through passive method

Mahdi Moghimi; Naeem Jalali

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 371-383

Abstract
  Micromixer is a significant component of microfluidics particularly in lab-on-chip applications so that there has been a growing need for design and fabrication of micromixers with a shorter length and higher efficiency. Despite most of the passive micromixers that suffer from long mixing path and complicated ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Science and Technology
19. Investigation of injection timing and different fuels on the diesel engine performance and emissions

Saeed Ahmadipour; Mohammad Hossein Aghkhani; Javad Zareei

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 385-396

Abstract
  Start of fuel injection and fuel type are two important factors affecting engine performance and exhaust emissions in internal combustion engines. In the present study, a one-dimensional computational fluid dynamics solution with GT-Power software is used to simulate a six-cylinder diesel engine to study ...  Read More

Research Paper Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD)
20. Development length of laminar magnetohydrodynamics pipe flows

Mohammad Hasan Taheri; Morteza Abbasi; Mehran Khaki Jamei

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, Pages 397-407

Abstract
  In this article, a laminar magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) developing flow of an incompressible electrically conducting fluid subjected to an external magnetic field is considered. The aim of the study is to propose a correlation for computing the development length of the laminar MHD developing flow in a ...  Read More

Composite Materials
1. Computational evaluation of the homogeneity of composites processed by accumulative roll bonding (ARB)

Mahsa Gharechomaghlu; Hamed Mirzadeh

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2020, , Pages 351-358

Abstract
  A new computational method based on MATLAB was used to study the effect of different parameters on the homogeneity of composites produced by a severe plastic deformation technique known as accumulative roll bonding. For a higher number of passes, the degree of particle agglomeration and clustering decreased, ...  Read More

Fracture Mechanics
2. Prediction of forming limit curves (FLD, MSFLD and FLSD) and necking time for SS304L sheet using finite element method and ductile fracture criteria

Kamal Kolasangiani; Mahmoud Shariati; Khalil Farhangdoost

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2015, , Pages 121-132

Abstract
  Forming limit curves are used as a parameter in finite element analysis to control the material's level of formability. In this research, forming limit diagram (FLD) of SS304L sheet was obtained by ABAQUSfinite element software. In practice, the experimental determination of a forming limit curve is ...  Read More

Heat and Mass Transfer
3. Experimental and numerical study of heat flux distribution in laser forming of bi-layer sheets

Mohammad Riahi; Mohamad Hoseinpour Gollo; Seiied Nader Ameli Kalkhoran

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Summer and Autumn 2014, , Pages 67-79

Abstract
  Laser forming is a modern process which is mainly used for forming metals. Different Lasers are used in this regard that includes Nd: YAG and CO2. In this study, forming bi-layer sheets of Aluminum/Ceramic by Laser was investigated. Furthermore, effect of Uniform and Gaussian heat flux distribution in ...  Read More

Welding
4. Numerical simulation of laser beam welding of Ti6Al4V sheet

M. Azizpour; M. Ghoreishi; A. Khorram

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Winter and Spring 2015, , Pages 145-154

Abstract
  This paper was aimed to report the 3D finite element analysis simulation of laser welding process of Ti6Al4V 1.7 mm sheets in butt joint in order to predict the temperature distribution, hardness, and weld geometry. The butt-joint welds were made using CO2 laser with the maximum power of 2.2 kW in the ...  Read More

Fluid Mechanics
5. Thermo-elasto-hydrodynamic (TEHD) analysis of oil film lubrication in big end bearing of a diesel engine

H. Chamani; H. Karimaei; M. Bahrami; S. M. Agha Mirsalim

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Summer and Autumn 2015, , Pages 13-24

Abstract
  Nowadays, due to the increasing power of diesel engines, especially heavy duty diesel engines, and increasing gas pressure inside the combustion chamber, the forces acting on the engine bearings have dramatically raised. On the other hand, becaus eof the competition in the market, it is necessary to ...  Read More

Research Paper Nonlinear Solution
1. Effect of geometrical parameters on fluid film coefficients in tilting pad journal bearing

Harsh Kumar Dixit; T.C Gupta

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 May 2020

Abstract
  The simplified analytical method has developed to analyze the effect of bearing geometrical parameters, i.e. eccentricity ratio, journal rotation speed, slenderness ratio, bearing radial clearance, pad pivot offset and the number of pads on tilting pad journal bearing (TPJB) properties, i.e. fluid film ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
2. Solid-phase effects on the performance of a centrifugal slurry pump using computational fluid dynamics

Mohammad Reza Aligoodarz; Mohsen Dalvandi; Abdollah Mehrpanahi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 May 2020

Abstract
  The centrifugal slurry pump is the most common slurry flow pump used in mining industries. The pump head and efficiency are affected by the size, concentration, and density of solid particle when these pumps are applied for the control of slurries. Because the suspended solids in the liquid could not ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
3. Numerical Study of Transient Behavior and Heat Transfer in a Phase Change Material (PCM) affected by Heat Transfer Fluid (HTF) Flow Parameters

Omid Ahmadi; Sahand Majidi; Pooyan Hashemi Tari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 May 2020

Abstract
  Phase Change Materials (PCMs) are known to be capable of storing a substantial amount of energy in relatively low volume. Also, since the phase change process occurs in a nearly constant temperature, PCMs are suitable to be used as storage units. The present study focuses on the effect of Heat Transfer ...  Read More

Research Paper Nondestructive Testing
4. Tomographic reconstruction of isotropic materials using genetic algorithms with ultrasound time-of-flight projection data

Nageswara Rao Boggarapu; Shyam Prasad Kodali

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 May 2020

Abstract
  Engineering materials and structures have crack-like defects leading to premature failures. Usage of fracture mechanics to assess the structural integrity requires knowledge on the type, location, shape, size, and orientation of the flaws. Tomographic reconstruction is one of the commonly used nondestructive ...  Read More

Research Paper Biomechanics
5. Simulation of blood flow in the abdominal aorta considering penetration into the organs using pore network model

Safoora Karimi; Mitra Dadvar; Bahram Dabir

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 April 2020

Abstract
  One of the critical limitations of studies on cardiovascular blood flow simulation is to determine outlet boundary conditions accurately. In the present study, for the first time, pore network model is proposed as a useful technique to take into account interaction between blood flow and other body organs. ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
6. Numerical analysis of microchannel based bio-inspired heat sinks with multiple inlet-outlet pairs for cooling square shaped electronic circuits

Kandassamy K; Prabu Balakrishnan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 April 2020

Abstract
  Heat dissipation in electronic circuits is important to maintain their reliability and functionality. In this work micro-channel based bio-inspired flow field models are proposed and numerically analyzed. The proposed flow fields have single to four, inlet-outlet pairs. COMSOL is used to do the numerical ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
7. Linear thermal radiation effects on MHD viscoelastic fluid flow through porous moving plate with first order chemical reaction, variable temperature and concentration

shaik ibrahim; k suneetha; P Vijaya Kumar; Kanithi Jyothsna

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 April 2020

Abstract
  Due to the presence of rheological flow parameters and viscoelastic properties, non-Newtonian fluid structure is intricate and enticing to investigate. The flow has been made by considering variable temperature and radiation effects for the magnetohydrodynamic viscoelastic liquid past a moving vertical ...  Read More

Research Paper Damage Mechanics
8. Research on the Dynamics of a Hydraulic Static-pile-pressing Machine during the Process of Lifting and Slewing of Piles

Vinh Van Nguyen; Trung Ngoc Nguyen; Chi Thuy Nguyen

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 April 2020

Abstract
  Information about the dynamic loading of a steel structure is important for its static design as well as for an assessment of its fatigue life. In the case of a hydraulic static-pile-pressing machine, these loads are mainly caused by vibrations and load sway, which occurs as a result of the slewing motion ...  Read More

Research Paper Nonlinear Solution
9. Analysis of Generalized Compressor Characteristic on Surge Phenomena in Axial Compressors

Adnan Maqsood; Muhammad Kamran Khan Tareen; Rizwan Riaz; Laurent Dala

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 April 2020

Abstract
  The paper discusses the effect of compressor characteristic on surge phenomena in axial flow compressors. Specifically, the effect of nonlinearities on the compressor dynamics is analyzed. For this purpose, generalized multiple time scales method is used to parameterize equations in amplitude and frequency ...  Read More

Research Paper
10. Analysis of chemical reaction and thermophoresis on MHD flow near the accelerated vertical plate in a rotating system with variable temperature

mohammad shareef; mohammad shareef

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 January 2020

Abstract
  This study analyses the combined effect of chemical reaction and Soret number on MHD flow of a viscous and incompressible fluid near the exponentially accelerated infinite vertical plate in a rotating system. The fluid under consideration is electrically conducting and the medium is porous. A set of ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
11. Analytical study of induced magnetic field and heat source on chemically radiative MHD convective flow from a vertical surface

Shaik Ibrahim; Kanna Suneetha; G.V Ramana Reddy; P Vijaya Kumar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 January 2020

Abstract
  Due to their position in various industrial applications, convective fluid flow structure is intricate and enticing to investigate. Here the flow has been made by considering multitudinous apropos parameters like induced magnetic factor, heat source and viscous dissipation effects for the mixed convective ...  Read More

Research Paper Power Generation
12. Numerical analysis of photovoltaic power generation in different locations of Bangladesh

Rehena Nasrin Nasrin; M. Saddam Hossain

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 December 2019

Abstract
  Photovoltaic (PV) module is one of the most useful, sustainable and non-harmful product in the field of renewable energy. It offers longer service period for least maintenance cost. The elements of PV are abrasive, easy for designing, and their structure like stand-alone technique give production from ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
13. Investigation of temperature jump and slip effects on nanofluid treatment inside a vertical annulus via modified Buongiorno’s model

Hamidreza Ghaffarianjam; Sajad A. Moshizi; Mahdi Zamani; Mahdi Amiri Daluee

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 December 2019

Abstract
  In the present work, the study of alumina-water nanofluid heat transfer between two concentric vertical cylinders has been done by modified Buongiorno’s model (BM) to examine the impacts of temperature jump and slip velocity boundary conditions for a wide range of Knudsen number. Runge-Kutta-Fehlberg ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
14. The Effect of Turbulence Model on Predicting the Development and Progression of Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis

Bahador Sharifzadeh; Rasool Kalbasi; Mehdi Jahangiri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 December 2019

Abstract
  A severe case of stenosis in coronary arteries results in turbulence in the blood flow which may lead to the formation or progression of atherosclerosis. This study investigated the turbulent blood flow in a coronary artery with rigid walls, as well as 80% single and double stenoses on blood flow. A ...  Read More

Review paper Heat and Mass Transfer
15. A systematic approach for a better thermal management of photovoltaic systems- A review

Sidharth Sudhansu Chakrabarti; Akash Pandey; Pratik Dhage

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 December 2019

Abstract
  Solar energy is the highly recognized energy source, capable of fulfilling the world’s future energy demands. The solar photovoltaic technology involves the unmediated transformation of sunlight into electricity. A little fraction is converted into electricity and the remaining gets exhausted as ...  Read More

Research Paper
16. An Experimental and Analytical Investigation of Flange Forming by Spinning Process

mohamed Elmasry

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 November 2019

Abstract
  The Tube flange is typically performed using welding, forging method, both of which cost time and effort. In this work, a metal spinning process to form tube flange was proposed. A flange-forming tool was developed based on the outer tube diameter to form the flange. It consists of three components namely ...  Read More

Research Paper
17. Finite Element Simulation of Crack Growth Path and Stress Intensity Factors Evaluation in linear Elastic Materials

Abdulnaser Mohammed Alshoaibi; omar Yasin

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2019

Abstract
  This paper proposes a combination of FRANC2D/L (2D crack growth simulation program) and ANSYS mechanical program (3D structural analysis for fracture mechanic analysis. The comparisons between the two software were performed for different case studies for stress intensity factors (SIFs) as well as crack ...  Read More

Research Paper
18. Thermo-mechanical characterization of post-consumer recycled high impact polystyrene from disposable cups: influence of the number of processing cycles.

Hanan EL BHILAT; Khalid El Had; Houda SALMI; Abdelilah Hachim

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2019

Abstract
  In this study, the effect of six successive recycling cycles of the recycled material from high impact polystyrene disposable cups on tensile properties, glass transition temperature, flexural, impact strength tests and fluidity were studied. It has been found that after increasing recycling, the molar ...  Read More

Research Paper Finite Elements Method (FEM)
19. FEM investigation of drilling conditions on heat generation during teeth implantation

Farshid Ahmadi; Rohollah Mohammadi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 12 October 2019

Abstract
  Abstract The first step of implanting teeth is to drill a hole in the jaw bone. Excessive temperature produced during drilling is one of the destructive factors for bony tissue. If the temperature generation during surgical drilling exceeds the critical temperature, it could lead to osteonecrosis. This ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
20. Impact of thermal radiation and viscous dissipation on hydromagnetic unsteady flow over an exponentially inclined preamble stretching sheet

Bala Anki Reddy Polu; SRR Reddy

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 October 2019

Abstract
  The present numerical attempt deals the sway to transfer of heat and mass characteristics on the time-dependent hydromagnetic boundary layer flow of a viscous fluid over an exponentially inclined preamble stretching. Furthermore, the role of viscous heating, thermal radiation, uneven energy gain or loss, ...  Read More

Research Paper Internal Combustion Engine
21. Investigating the Effects of Fuel Injection Strategies in a Dual-Fuel Diesel-H2 Compression Ignition Engine

Ali Shaafi; Mohammad Javad Noroozi; Vahid Manshaei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 October 2019

Abstract
  In this computational research, the separate and simultaneous impacts of diesel direct injection timing, fuel spraying cone angle, and hydrogen gas addition on combustion characteristics, output emissions, and performance in a single-cylinder direct injection diesel engine was studied. In order to conduct ...  Read More

Research Paper Stress Analysis
22. Effect of Shear State on Fracture of Refined Grain Pure Copper

Mohammad Zadshakoyan; Saman Khalilpourazary; Seyed hamed Hoseini

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 September 2019

Abstract
  In recent decades, the industrial applications of refined grained pure copper and its alloys have been expanded. The properties such as high strength, high density and low deformability make these alloy more attractive. Hence, investigating the fracture mechanism of refined grained copper is of great ...  Read More

Research Paper Manufacturing Processes
23. Experimental Investigation of EDM Process Parameters by Using Pongamia Pinnata Oil blends as Dielectric Medium

dastagiri mabbu -; srinivasa rao p; Madar valli p

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 August 2019

Abstract
  Electro Discharge Machining (EDM) is incredibly recognizable machining for ticklishness profiles in "difficult to machine" materials. In EDM, the material ejection of the cathode is cultivated through exact controlled electric pulse (the flash), which changes the metals of two terminals into dissolve ...  Read More

Research Paper Fatigue
24. Fracture analysis of pre-cracked and notched thin plates using peridynamic theory

Liela Abbasiniyan; Seyed hamed Hoseini; Shirko faroughi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 August 2019

Abstract
  In this paper, the crack propagation and branching in the pre-cracked and notched samples have been modeled using nonlocal peridynamic theory. The bond-based peridynamic model has been numerically implemented which make it possible to simulate the various features of dynamic brittle fracture such as ...  Read More

Research Paper Stress Analysis
25. Thermomechanical behaviour of Functionally Graded Plates with HSDT

Sidda Reddy Bathini; Vijaya Vumar Reddy K

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 August 2019

Abstract
  This paper presents closed-form formulations of higher order shear deformation theory (HSDT) to analyse the functionally graded plates (FGPs) acted upon a thermo-mechanical load for simply supported (SS) conditions. This theory assumes nullity conditions for transverse stress on bottom and top face of ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
26. ANALYTICAL AND COMPARATIVE INVESTIGATIONS ON COUNTER FLOW HEAT EXCHANGER USING COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS

Shuvam Mohanty; Om Parkash; Rajesh Arora

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 August 2019

Abstract
  This paper presents a comprehensive and exclusive thermodynamic analysis of counter flow heat exchanger under various operating and geometrical conditions. Analysis system (ANSYS) workbench 14.0 has been used for computational analysis and comparison with previous literature has been carried out in view ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
27. Entropy generation analysis of MHD forced convective flow through a horizontal porous channel

pooja sharma; tarun sharma; navin kumar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 August 2019

Abstract
  Entropy generation due to viscous incompressible MHD forced convective dissipative fluid flow through a horizontal channel of finite depth in the existence of an inclined magnetic field and heat source effect has been examined. The governing non-linear partial differential equations for momentum, energy ...  Read More

Research Paper Internal Combustion Engine
28. Effect of fuel injection pressure of microalgae spirulina biodiesel blends on engine characteristics

upendra Rajak; Prerana Nashine; Tikendra Nath Verma

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 June 2019

Abstract
  The unvarying condition diesel engines used for commercial applications, transportation and industries also lead to the crisis of petroleum fuel diminution and ecological squalor caused by due to exhaust gases. Therefore, in this paper optimize the use of MSB in naturally aspirated, direct injection ...  Read More

Research Paper Internal Combustion Engine
29. Characteristics of fish oil biodiesel with the impact of diesel fuel addition on a CI engine

Deepak Kumar Sharma; Tikendra Nath Verma

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 June 2019

Abstract
  The present study focuses on the optimization in the use of non-petroleum fuel derived from waste fish oil fuels, as a replacement for petroleum diesel fuel for compression ignition engine. The study comprises of comparison between results of fish oil biodiesel-diesel blends on a compression ignition ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
30. Effect of axial groove location, length & width ratio on the bearing properties and stability

Vijay Kumar Dwivedi; Pooja Pathak

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 June 2019

Abstract
  There are many industrial application of axial grooved journal bearing especially in turbo machinery. The stability is a very big issue for researcher, in high speed rotating machines. The axial groove journal bearing have a capacity to reduce the vibration and ability to resolve the heating problems ...  Read More

Research Paper Composite Materials
31. Mechanism of surface generation in grinding of AA6061-TiB2/ZrB2 in-situ composites

Arumugam Mahamani; S Jawahar; J P Davim

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 June 2019

Abstract
  In-situ composites are gained the attention of worldwide researchers in the interest of its greater mechanical properties at the lower reinforcement ratio. Controlling the surface quality of the component is a paramount task in grinding process in order to withstand the creep and fatigue load at service ...  Read More

Research Paper Thermodynamics and Cumbustion
32. Heat transfer characteristics of methane-air diffusion flames impinging normally on plane surfaces

Satyananda Tripathy; Manmatha K Roul; Akshaya K Rout

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 June 2019

Abstract
  Theoretical investigation of turbulent flame impinging normally on plane surfaces has been done to determine the average Nusselt number and the plate heat flux distribution as functions of jet Reynolds number, equivalence ratio (ER) and separation distance (H/d). The analysis is established on mathematical ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
33. Analytical study of heat and mass transfer in axisymmetric unsteady flow by ADM method

A hassanvand; Mojtaba Saei Moghaddam; M. Barzegar Gerdroodbary; Y Amini

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 June 2019

Abstract
  Findings the solutions for heat and mass transfer problems is significant due to their applications in the science and engineering. In this study, Adomian decomposition method (ADM) is chosen as a robust analytical method for investigation of heat and mass transfer characteristics in a viscous fluid ...  Read More

Research Paper Manufacturing Processes
34. Application of Image-based Acquisition Techniques for Additive Manufacturing using Canny Edge Detection

Ahalya Ravendran; Suchada Rianmora

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 June 2019

Abstract
  Edge is an indispensable characteristic of an image, defined as the contour between two regions with significant variance in terms of surface reflectance, illumination, intensity, color and texture. Detection of edges is a basic requirement for diverse contexts for design automation. This study presents ...  Read More

Research Paper Manufacturing Processes
35. Analysis of Factors Affecting Delamination in Drilling GFRP Composite

Sachin G Ghalme; Yogesh Bhalerao; Kamlesh Phapale

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 June 2019

Abstract
  Composite materials have proven their applicability for various structural components. Glass fiber reinforced plastic (GFRP) composite materials have potential applications in aerospace, automobile related industries due to their excellent properties. Drilling is important operation for composite structures ...  Read More

Research Paper Composite Materials
36. Experimental Evaluation and Estimation of Frictional Behavior of Polymer Matrix Composites

Hiral Parikh; Piyush Gohil

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 June 2019

Abstract
  As the fiber reinforced polymer matrix composites gives good strength and can work in rigorous environmental conditions, nowadays more focus is given to study the behavior of these materials under different operating conditions. Due to the environmental concern focus on the natural fiber reinforced polymer ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
37. Novel Numerical Solution of Non-linear Heat Transfer of Nanofluid over a Porous Cylinder: Buongiorno-Forchheimer Model

Vasu B; Atul Kumar Ray

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 June 2019

Abstract
  The study aims to investigate numerically a two dimensional, steady, heat transfer over a cylinder in porous medium with suspending nanoparticles. Buongiorno model is adopted for nanofluid transport on free convection flow taking the slip mechanism of Brownian motion and thermophoresis into account. ...  Read More

Research Paper Machining
38. Multi-Objective Particle Swarm Optimization of WEDM Process Parameters for Inconel 825

Pawan Kumar; Meenu Gupta; Vineet Kunar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 June 2019

Abstract
  With the increased diversity of the customer demand and complexity of the product Inconel 825 is widely used to meet the actual needs especially in aerospace industry. It is difficult-to-cut material because of its high toughness and hardness. The present research attempts to optimize the process parameters ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
39. Transient Analysis of Radiative Hydromagnetic Poiseuille fluid flow of Two-step Exothermic Chemical Reaction Through a Porous Channel with Convective Cooling

Salawu Olakunle; Abimbola Abolarinwa; John Fenuga

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 May 2019

Abstract
  In this research, the transient analysis of radiative combustible viscous chemical reactive two-step exothermic fluid flow past a permeable medium with various kinetics i.e Bimolecular, Arrhenius and Sensitized are investigated. The hydromagnetic liquid is influenced by a periodic vicissitudes in the ...  Read More

Research Paper Composite Materials
40. Numerical analysis of heat transfer in helical tube with the aluminum oxide (Al2O3) nano fluid injection in water

Naser Kordani; Hamid Zalnezhad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 May 2019

Abstract
  The most important reason for the design of curved tubes is increasing the heat transfer between the fluid and the wall which has provided many applications in various industries such as air conditioning, micro-electric, heat exchangers and etc. The aim of this study is numerical investigation of nano ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Systems
41. OPERATIONAL TRENDS OF A MINI PARABOLIC SOLAR COLLECTOR FOR AGRICULTURAL PURPOSES IN A NON-ACTIVE SOLAR ENVIRONMENT

Moses EMETERE; Samuel Sanni; O Dauda; A Akinsiku; O Osunlola; A Adejumo

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 April 2019

Abstract
  The mode of operation of mini parabolic solar panels made of germanium, mild steel and aluminium were investigated experimentally, as means of providing heated water on a farmland; the process was also modelled. Angular adjustments of the solar collectors from 70-90o were adopted in order to determine, ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
42. Numerical modeling of three-phase flow through a Venturi meter using the LSSVM algorithm

Omid Khayat; Hossein Afarideh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 April 2019

Abstract
  One of the challenging problems in the Oil & Gas industry is accurate and reliable multiphase flow rate measurement in a three-phase flow. Application of methods with minimized uncertainty is required in the industry. Previous developed correlations for two-phase flow are complex and not capable ...  Read More

Research Paper Control
43. LabVIEW Implementation of an Enhanced Nonlinear PID Controller Based on Harmony Search for One-Stage Servomechanism System

Mohamed Shamseldin; mohamed sallam; Abd Halim bassiuny; Abdel Ghany Mohamed

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 April 2019

Abstract
  This paper presents a practical implementation for a new formula of nonlinear PID (NPID) control. The purpose of the controller is to accurately trace a preselected position reference of one stage servomechanism system. The possibility of developing a transfer function model for experimental setup is ...  Read More

Research Paper Manufacturing Processes
44. Investigation of hot metal gas forming process of square parts

Mehrdad Nasrollahzade; Seyed Jalal Hashemi; Hassan Moslemi Naeini; Amirhosein Roohi; Shahryar Imani Shahabad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 April 2019

Abstract
  Aluminum alloys are considered a lot in the automotive and aerospace industry because of their high strength to weight ratio. In this manuscript, the gas forming process of aluminum AA6063 tubes at high temperatures up to 500°C is investigated, through experimental and numerical tests. Therefore, ...  Read More

Research Paper Vibration
45. Dynamic response of a shaft of a Pelton turbine due to impact of water jet

Mahesh Luintel; Tri Ratna Bajracharya

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 April 2019

Abstract
  Performance and reliability of any rotating machine can be studied by proper dynamic analysis of the machine. In this regard, this paper presents the method to study the dynamic response of the shaft of a Pelton turbine due to the impact of water jet. Equations of motion for the bending vibration of ...  Read More

Review paper Fracture Mechanics
46. Numerical modeling and comparison study of elliptical cracks effect on the pipes straight and with thickness transition exposed to internal pressure, using XFEM in elastic behavior.

SALMI Houda; Hachim Abdeliah; Hanan El Bhilat; Khaled El Had

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 February 2019

Abstract
  The present work deals with the effect of an external circumferential elliptical crack located at thickness transition on a varied stepped diameter pipe . The purpose is the application of the extended finite element method (XFEM) for the calculation of SIF at the thickness transition region of pipe ...  Read More

Research Paper Aerodynamics
47. Parametric study on axial compressor performance in design condition

Sarallah Abbasi; ali joodaki

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 February 2019

Abstract
  In This paper, a parametric study of compressor performances was performed by streamline curvature method (SLC). Effects of three input parameters in design process, e.g., number of blades, distribution of blade thickness, and blade sweep angels, on the main objective parameters in aerodynamic design, ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
48. Cooling a hot obstacle in a rectangular enclosure by using a MHD nanofluid with variable properties

Milad Darabi Boroujeni; Ehsan Kianpour

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 January 2019

Abstract
  In this study, cooling of a hot obstacle in a rectangular cavity filled with water-CuO nanolfuid has been examined numerically. This cavity has an inlet and outlet and the cold nanofuid comes from the left side of the cavity and after cooling the hot obstacle, it goes out from the opposite site. All ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
49. Investigation of natural convection heat transfer of MHD hybrid nanofluid in a triangular enclosure

Ali Akbar rashidi; Ehsan Kianpour

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 January 2019

Abstract
  Natural convection heat transfer is studied numerically in a triangular enclosure. The enclosure is isosceles right triangle and its bottom wall is hot, the hypotenuse is cold and the other wall is adiabatic. Also, a vertical magnetic field is applied in the enclosure, and there is hybrid nanofluid inside ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Mechanics (CFM)
50. Experimental study and numerical simulation of three dimensional two phase impinging jet flow using anisotropic turbulence model

Hamid Reza Nazif

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 October 2018

Abstract
  Hydrodynamic of a turbulent impinging jet on a flat plate has been studied experimentally and numerically. Experiments were conducted for the Reynolds number range of 72000 to 102000 and a fixed jet-to-plate dimensionless distance of H/d=3.5. Based on the experimental setup, a multi-phase numerical model ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
51. INCLINED LORENTZIAN FORCE EFFECT ON TANGENT HYPERBOLIC RADIATIVE SLIP FLOW IMBEDDED CARBON NANOTUBES: LIE GROUP ANALYSIS

Sreenivasulu Pandikunta; Vasu B; Poornima Tamalapakula; N Bhaskar Reddy

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 October 2018

Abstract
  The present paper focuses on numerical study for an inclined magneto-hydrodynamic effect on free convection flow of a tangent hyperbolic nanofluid embedded with Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) over a stretching surface taking velocity and thermal slip into account. Two types of nanoparticles are considered for ...  Read More

Research Paper Optimization
52. Application of Combined Mathematical modeling/Optimization Methods Coupled Pitch Controller in Wind Turbine Using Hybrid MLP Neural Network and Firefly Algorithm

ehsanolah Assareh; Iman poultangari; Afshin ghanbarzadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 12 September 2018

Abstract
  A common method utilized in wind turbines is pitch angle control whereby via varying the angle of wind turbine blades around their own axis, power generated at high speeds of wind is held around maximum amount and is kept away from the severe mechanical stress on wind turbine. In current study, in order ...  Read More