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Volume 5 (2015)
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 JCARME Scopus SOURCE ID: 21100406772

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 Publication date since 2011
 Scimago h-index 7
 Scimago quartiles Q3
 Scopus citescore 1.2
 G. S. h-index 15
 G. S. i10-index 30
 G. S. citations 816
 Number per year 2
 Volume per year 1
 All of papers 253
 Published papers 229
 Acceptance rate 15
 Number of pages 2949
 Number of references 7044
 Number of contributors 600
 Contributing countries 26
 Number of indexes 41
 Paper view 383,327
 PDF download 293,497
 View per paper 1515.13
 PDF download per paper 1160.07

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Journal of Computational and Applied Research in Mechanical Engineering (JCARME) invites you to consider submitting original research papers for possible publication after peer review. The scope of this international, scholarly journal is aimed at rapid dissemination of new ideas and techniques and to provide a common forum for significant research and new developments in areas of Mechanical Engineering.

The JCARME is published in English using an open access publication model, meaning that all interested readers are able to freely access the journal’s homepage without the need for a subscription. Accepted papers will be available online followed by printed in hard copy. The manuscripts should be in MS-word format and submitted to the journal online through journal's homepage.

The Journal welcomes papers related to Mechanical Engineering including but not limited to the areas of: Fluid Mechanics, Heat and Mass Transfer, Thermodynamics and Combustion, Computational Fluid Mechanics, Energy Science and Technology, Environmental Applications to Engineering Problems, Power Generation, Applied Mechanics, Computational Mechanics, Design and Optimization, Mechanics of Materials, Manufacturing Processes, Mechatronics and Nanotechnology.

JCARME is recognized as a Scientific-Research journal (from 2011) by the Iran Ministry of Science, Research and Technology and Scopus Indexed journal (from 2015) invites you to consider submitting original research papers for possible publication after peer review. It must be noted that the Iran Ministry of Science, Research and Technology called all the Iranian ranked journals (Scientific-Research, etc.) as Research journals (from 2019). This is a Q1 journal with a 0.350 Impact Factor (IF) based on Islamic World Science Citation Center (ISC).



Research Paper Machining
Computational performance comparison of multiple regression analysis, artificial neural network and machine learning models in turning of GFRP composites with brazed tungsten carbide tipped tool

Amith H Gadagi; Chandrashekar Adake

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 133-143


  In a turning process, it is essential to predict and choose appropriate process parameters to get a component’s proper surface roughness (Ra). In this paper, the prediction of Ra through the artificial neural network (ANN), multiple regression analysis (MRA), and random forest method (machine learning) ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Systems
Thermodynamic analysis of a hybrid absorption two-stage compression refrigeration system employing a flash tank with indirect subcooler

Armin Emamifar

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 145-159


  In this research, the thermodynamic analysis of a two-stage absorption compression refrigeration system employing a flash tank with indirect subcooler is presented. The absorption cycle uses LiBr-water solution as the working fluid and prepares the high temperature medium for the bottoming cycle, which ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
SST K-ω based air flow and heat transfer assessment in an infant incubator

Devesh Kumar Baghel; Sobha Lata Sinha; Satish Kumar Dewangan

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 161-175


  Neonatal incubators provide an artificial thermal environment to maintain the thermoregulation of premature babies. Several studies revealed the          dry and latent heat exchange estimation between the newborn's body and the surrounding environment. Heat ...  Read More

Research Paper Dynamic Response
Numerical response using finite strip element including drilling degree of freedom

J. Akbari; H. Valaei; M. F. Sepahvand

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 177-191


  Finite-element modeling of structures using elements without rotational degrees of freedom (DOFs) is usually stiffer than their physical behavior. Therefore, the stiffness of a structural system will be smoothed by adding rotational DOFs in the numerical model. In the traditional displacement-based finite-element ...  Read More

Research Paper Forming
Experimental investigation and modeling of fiber metal laminates hydroforming process by GWO optimized neuro-fuzzy network

Amir Hossein Rabiee; Ehsan Sherkatghanad; Ali Zeinolabedin Beygi; Hassan Moslemi Naeini; Lihui Lang

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 193-209


  In this paper, by considering the processing parameters, including blank holder force, blank holder gap, and cavity pressure as the most important input factors in the hydroforming process, an experimental design is performed, and an adaptive neural-fuzzy inference system (ANFIS) is applied to model ...  Read More

Research Paper Micro and Nano Systems
Thermo-elastic damping and anchor loss in the operational modes of a hemispherical shell resonator

Aylar Khooshehmehri; Abdollah Eslami Majd; Elham Arabsheybani

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 211-224


  The hemispherical resonator gyro (HRG) is a type of precision inertial sensor that has the advantages of direct angle measurement and unlimited dynamic range. The overall accuracy of the HRG is due to the quality of its resonator shell, and improving the performance of resonators requires a proper understanding ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
An experimental study on pressuredrop of CNT/water nanofluid in a triple-tube heat exchanger

Rasoul Talebian; Mansour Talebi

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 225-236


  In the present study, the pressure drop of the nanofluid flow of carbon-water nanotubes (CNT/water) in a helical three-tube heat exchanger with constant fluid physical properties has been experimentally evaluated. For this purpose, first, the experimental device was designed and manufactured and then ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
Pulsatile developing channel flows in low Reynolds Number regime

Golchehreh Shajari; Morteza Abbasi; Mehran Khaki Jamei

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 237-245


  In this study, comprehensive numerical simulations were conducted to examine laminar pulsatile developing flows through flat channels. The developing velocity fields and the hydrodynamic entry length were explored for the Reynolds numbers from 20 to 200, and the low and intermediate non-dimensional pulsation ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Science and Technology
Unsteady state numerical study of carbon deposition on the performance of solid oxide fuel cell and variation of porosity

Hamed Khoshkam; Kazem Atashkari; Mehdi Borji

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 247-261


  Carbon deposition has a serious effect on the failure mechanism of solid oxide fuel cells. A comprehensive investigation based on a two-dimensional model of a solid oxide fuel cell with the detailed electrochemical model is presented to study the mechanism and effects of carbon deposition and unsteady ...  Read More

Research Paper
Numerical simulation of aspect ratio effect of the rectangular cylinder on the aerodynamic noise

Sarallah Abbasi

Volume 12, Issue 2 , February 2023, Pages 263-273


  The purpose of this paper is to investigate the effect of aspect ratio on vortex shedding, and transient flow-induced noise over a rectangular cylinder is presented. The freestream velocity is assumed 50 m/s. URANS equations with turbulence model  are employed to flow analysis. Aerodynamic noise ...  Read More

Pressure Vessels
Dynamic simulation of a high pressure regulator

A. R. Shahani*; H. Esmaili; A. Aryaei; S. Mohammadi; M. Najar

Volume 1, Issue 1 , December 2011, , Pages 17-28


  In this paper, the dynamic simulation for a high pressure regulator is performed to obtain the regulator behavior. To analyze the regulator performance, the equation of motion for inner parts, the continuity equation for diverse chambers and the equation for mass flow rate were derived. Because of nonlinearity ...  Read More

Fracture Mechanics
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 , June 2015, , Pages 121-132


  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
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 , December 2014, , Pages 67-79


  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

Numerical simulation of laser beam welding of Ti6Al4V sheet

M. Azizpour; M. Ghoreishi; A. Khorram

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2015, , Pages 145-154


  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
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 , December 2015, , Pages 13-24


  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 Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems
Effect of valve plate silencing grooves on flow and pressure fluctuation in fixed displacement radial piston pump

Lokesh Kumar; Nimai Pada Mandal

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 February 2023


  This study focused on the flow and pressure fluctuations of a fixed displacement radial piston pump with a valve plate with silencing grooves, and the effect of the number of pistons (5, 6, and 7) has been investigated. Over the manifolds of the pump, valve plate silencing grooves are regarded as Top ...  Read More

Research Paper Nonlinear Solution
Active control of superposition of waves with time lagging and frequency difference: Numerical simulation

Wah Yen Tey; Yu Maan Kong

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 November 2022


  The theory of superposition of waves has been widely deployed in many engineering applications such as medical imaging, engineering measurements, and wave propagation in structures. However, these applications are prone to the interference of unwanted waves. The root cause of the weakness could be ascribable ...  Read More

Research Paper Production Methods
Reliability, availability and maintainability modelling of multi-state systems with load-sharing structure

Mohammad Ali Farsi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 November 2022


  Manufacturing systems are one of the complex systems for modelling and analysis, different types of structures may be utilized for this. Their behaviour is similar to Multi-state systems. Multi-state system configurations, possibly with load sharing and other structural dependencies are designed to provide ...  Read More

Research Paper Optimization
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


  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