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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 14
 G. S. i10-index 29
 G. S. citations 778
 Number per year 2
 Volume per year 1
 All of papers 248
 Published papers 229
 Acceptance rate 15
 Number of pages 2949
 Number of references 7044
 Number of contributors 590
 Contributing countries 26
 Number of indexes 41
 Paper view 359,418
 PDF download 281,558
 View per paper 1449.27
 PDF download per paper 1135.31

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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 Composite Materials
Assessment of particle size distribution and tensile properties of hybrid epoxy composite reinforced with functionalized graphene and CNT nanofillers

Manoj Kumar Shukla; Kamal Sharma

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 1-12


  The synergetic effect of amine functionalized multiple graphene layers (AMGL) and multi-walled carbon nanotube (AMWCNT) nano-fillers mixed with epoxy resin is investigated on the particle size distribution (PSD) and tensile properties of hybrid composites. The hybrid composites with an equal ratio of ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
Numerical prediction of the drag coefficient of bluff bodies in three-dimensional pipe flow

Tamil Chandran A; Suthakar T; Balasubramanian KR; Rammohan S; Jacob Chandapillai

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 13-29


  Abstract Numerical analysis of drag coefficient of three-dimensional bluff bodies such as flat plates, cylinder, triangular prism, semicircular profiles located in the flow path of the pipe was performed. Bluff bodies of various lengths are analysed using a turbulence model. The effect of bluff body ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Science and Technology
Experimental study of melting of composite phase change materials used in honeycomb energy storage system

Ahmed F Hasan; Salah N Farhan

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 31-40


  Phase change materials have attracted a considerable attention in thermal energy storage research recently due to their thermal characteristic. Composite materials have great potential as one of the best alternative approach that would be utilized to increase the thermal performance of this sort of materials. ...  Read More

Research Paper Machining
Surface finish characteristics of distinct materials using extrusion honing process

Jayasimha SLN; Ganapathy Bawge; Raju H.P.

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 41-50


  Traditional methods of finishing like grinding, lapping, and honing are limited to finishing of vital shapes such as flat and circular. These conventional methods are lagging for processing components that are fabricated by hard materials, involving complicated profiles in particular. Hence, it is essential ...  Read More

Research Paper
Large eddy simulation of non-reactive flow in burners

Mahdi Zakyani

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 51-62


  Large eddy simulations of non-reactive Delft II and Sydney bluff body flow are performed using different sub-grid scale models. Simulation of non-reactive burners is useful when studying flow characteristics inside reactive burners. As turbulent combustion simulation is rather an intricate task, it is ...  Read More

Research Paper
Modeling of dynamic cutting forces and cutting characteristics based on the analyzed results of average force-feed rate relationship in milling process

Nhu-Tung Nguyen; Dong Van Pham; Dung Tien Hoang; Cuong Duc Pham

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 63-75


  Cutting force coefficients (CFCs) are the most important factors in the prediction of CFs (CFs) and other machining characteristics (MCs). This study was conducted to model the CFs and MCs in the milling process based on the calculated values of CFCs. From the relationship of average values of CFs and ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Science and Technology
Performance analysis of a combined cooling, heating and power system based on micro gas turbine from the point of view of exergy

Jamasb Pirkandi; Amirali Amiralaei; Mohammad Omian

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 77-93


  In this research, a combined cooling, heating and power system (CCHP) has been analyzed from the perspective of entropy and exergy. The primary driver and the cooling system for this combined system consist of a micro gas turbine and a hot water lithium bromide single-effect absorption chiller, respectively. ...  Read More

Research Paper Optimization
Analysis and implementation of the solar tree by determining the optimal angle in Shiraz-Iran

Meraj Rajaee; Mina Jalali

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 95-107


  The solar tree is a combination of technology and art that is considered as the application of solar energy in the art of urban architecture. This study aims to combine solar technology with architectural style and art, to help urban beautification and investigate the increase in solar panels' efficiency ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
Study of the effect of the boundary layer excitation in the nanofluids flow inside the tube on increasing the heat transfer coefficient

Javad Zareei; Seyyed Hissein Hoseyni; marischa Elveny

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 109-119


  In this paper, the effect of boundary layer excitation on increasing the heat transfer coefficient of water/carbon nanotube (CNT) nanofluid and water/aluminum oxide (Al2O3) nanoparticles has been investigated. The turbulent flow equations inside the pipe with RNG K-ε turbulence model are solved ...  Read More

Research Paper Vibration
Bearing fault prognostics using Takagi-Sugeno of extended fuzzy with recursive least square algorithms

Henry Ogbemudia Omoregbee; Modestus O. Okwu; Mabel U. Olanipekun; Bright A Edward

Volume 12, Issue 1 , August 2022, Pages 121-132


  This paper presents the detection of fault prognostics in bearings with the application of extended Takagi-Sugeno fuzzy recursive least square algorithms (exTSFRLSA). The nonlinear system is decomposed into a multi-model structure, consisting of linear models that are not inherently independent, due ...  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 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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 September 2022


  In any machining process, it is important to predict and select the appropriate process parameters to get the proper Surface roughness (Ra) of a component. In this paper, the prediction of Ra through Multiple regression Analysis (mra), Artificial neural network (ann) and Random forest method (Machine ...  Read More

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


Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 September 2022


  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 newborn's body and surrounding environment. Heat transfer due to convection is leading over the thermal radiation ...  Read More

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

Rasoul Talebian; Mansour Talebi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 August 2022


  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
Numerical simulation of Aspect ratio effect of the rectangular cylinder on the aerodynamic noise

Sarallah Abbasi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 June 2022


  The purpose of this paper is to investigate the effect of aspect ratio on vortex 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 k-ω-SST are employed to flow analysis. Aerodynamic ...  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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 29 May 2022


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

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 May 2022


  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 the GWO optimized neuro-fuzzy network

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 May 2022


  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) are applied to model and ...  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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 April 2022


  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 working fluid and prepares the high temperature medium for the bottoming cycle, which is ...  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