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 JCARME Scopus SOURCE ID: 21100406772

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 Publication date since 2011
 Scimago h-index 10
 Scimago quartiles Q3
 Scopus citescore 1.6
 G. S. h-index 16
 G. S. i10-index 36
 G. S. citations 973
 Number per year 2
 Volume per year 1
 All of papers 276
 Published papers 239
 Acceptance rate 15
 Number of pages 3199
 Number of references 7660
 Number of contributors 667
 Contributing countries 30
 Number of indexes 27
 Paper view 420,854
 PDF download 324,757
 View per paper 1524.83
 PDF download per paper 1176.66

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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 one of the core collection journals with a 0.081 Impact Factor (IF) based on Islamic World Science Citation Center (ISC).


Research Paper Dynamic Response
Vibration characteristics of rotor systems with disk-shaft clearance

Zhinong Li; Fang Qiao; Yunlong Li; Shiyao Chen; Shijian Zhou; Fei Wang

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 123-136


  Currently, the existing study on rotor system with disk-shaft clearance primarily focus on analyzing factors such as interference force and friction coefficient, while neglecting the vibration characteristics during the rotational states. Therefore, a finite element model is established by taking rotor ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
A comprehensive numerical investigation of the effects of inlet operating conditions on the performance of 3-fluid liquid-to-air membrane energy exchangers

Nader Pourmahmoud; Aydin Zabihi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 137-156


  3-fluid liquid-to-air membrane energy exchangers (LAMEEs) are economic dehumidification systems; cooling tubes are put into dehumidifier liquid channels to regulate the internal temperature of the dehumidifier liquid. 3D computational fluid dynamics is used to simulate a 3-fluid LAMEE, and extra transfer ...  Read More

Research Paper Internal Combustion Engine
Effect of exhaust gas recirculation and constant pre-heated air temperature on the homogeneous charge compression ignition combustion engine with diesel and wppo 20 blend

R. Jyothu Naik; K. Thirupathi Reddy; S. Vishal Narayanrao

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 157-167


  This article describes an experimental study on fueling the port fuel injection homogeneous charge compression ignition (PFI-HCCI) combustion engine with plastic oil that is generated from waste plastics through the pyrolysis method. This study tested different exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) levels ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Mechanics (CFM)
Numerical solution of unsteady incompressible nanofluid flow with mixed convection heat transfer using Jameson method on unstructured grid

Sajjad Rasoolzadeh; Mir Yoseph Hashemi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 169-180


  The purpose of this paper is to numerically simulate unsteady, incompressible and laminar flow with natural and mixed convection heat transfer in a square lid-driven cavity filled with Cu-Water nanofluid. Jameson method is used in conjunction with Artificial compressibility method on unstructured grid ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
Evaluation of omega-shaped Coriolis mass flow meter for laminar flow

Vikram Ashok Kolhe; Vishal D Chaudhari; Suyash Yashwant Pawar; Ravindra L Edlabadkar; Kailas Chandratre

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 181-190


  Measuring flow rate precisely in laminar flow has been a difficult task, especially when utilizing a Coriolis mass flow meter (CMFM) for low flow rate measurements. The meter often under reads the mass flow rate, making it less useful in these conditions. The dominant factor affecting the CMFM's performance ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
Effect of concentric and eccentric porous layer on forced convection heat transfer and fluid flow around a solid cylinder.

Alireza Alinezhad; Ataallah Soltani Goharrizi; Ataallah Kamyabi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 191-206


  In this paper, heat transfer and fluid flow around a solid cylinder wrapped with a porous layer in the channel were studied numerically by computational fluid dynamics (CFD). The homogeneous concentric and eccentric porous medium round a rigid, solid cylinder are supposed at local thermal equilibrium. ...  Read More

Research Paper Fatigue
Fatigue analysis of the railway wheels of the CRH2 high speed train due to random parameters

Mazuri Erasto Lutema; Awel Mohammedseid Momhur

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 207-218


  The most crucial parts that literally sustain the safety of railroad rolling stock from the subfloor are the wheels. However, during operation, several random parameters can impair their performance, resulting in the train's unsafety. These unpredictable characteristics can lead to fatigue failure, especially ...  Read More

Research Paper Meshless Numerical Methods
Comparison of the performance of mesh and simple baffles in controlling the sloshing phenomenon based of the SPH simulation

Rahim Shamsoddini; Bahador Abolpour

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 219-228


  One of the main problems in liquid transfer tanks is the sloshing phenomenon. This phenomenon, which is associated with regular or irregular liquid waves inside the tank, can cause many risks. One of the most widely applied methods to control the fluctuations caused by the sloshing phenomenon is the ...  Read More

Research Paper Dynamic Response
Dynamic analysis of multi-body dynamics model of the mold oscillator including self-excitation of the supporting system

Yonghui Park

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 229-239


  A hydraulically driven mold oscillator is challenging to estimate the dynamic state variables precisely. Significantly, the additional stiffness effect of hydraulic oil is variable according to operating conditions, and it is hard to formulate it as a mathematical expression. This study investigates ...  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

Volume 13, Issue 2 , March 2024, Pages 241-250


  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

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

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

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

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

Review paper Robotics
End effectors of the robotic arms for tomato harvesting: a comprehensive review.

Phongsavanh Sengaphone; Juan Miguel De Leon; Ronnie Concepcion; Argel A Bandala; Gerardo L Augusto; Raouf Naguib; Jeremias A Gonzaga; Joseph Aldrin Chua; Laurence A Gan Lim

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 July 2024


  Integrating robotic technologies into agricultural practices has witnessed significant strides, particularly in tomato harvesting. This review paper offers a comprehensive examination of robot arms' end effectors developed for the intricate task of harvesting tomatoes. Drawing insights from a diverse ...  Read More

Research Paper
Investigation of the injection characteristics effect on the performance of diesel engine using annular injector

Rasool Esmaelnajad; Navid Farrokhi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 12 June 2024


  Increasing the power and improving the performance of diesel engines is always considered by diesel engine manufacturers. Changing the geometry of the injector outlet orifice has major impact on fuel-air mixing and combustion. In the current study, geometry of the injector orifice is changed from circular ...  Read More

Research Paper Vibration
Smart maintenance strategies in the combined cycle power plant

Al-Tekreeti Watban Khalid Fahmi; Kazem Reza Kashyzadeh; Siamak Ghorbani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 June 2024


  This research investigates the effectiveness of various vibration data acquisition techniques coupled with different machine learning models for detecting anomalies and classifying them. To this end, synthetic vibration data was generated for techniques such as Eddy Current Proximity Transducers (ECPT), ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
A novel 1D model approach to optimize the entrainment ratio of a steam ejector and introducing novel definitions of ejector efficiency

Saeed Akbarnejad; Masoud Ziabasharhagh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 June 2024


  This paper presents a novel 1D modeling approach to optimize steam ejector entrainment ratios, introducing new definitions of ejector efficiency and methods for enhancement. Using the proposed model, an ejector is tailored for specific boundary conditions with available CFD results for validation. Dimensional ...  Read More

Research Paper Biomechanics
Prediction of sudden cardiac death based on fundamental changes in nonlinear characteristics of cardiac signals

Adel Maghsoudpour; Ali Dorostghol; Ali Ghaffari; Mansour NikkhahBahrami

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 May 2024


  To quickly detect sudden Cardiac Death (SCD), it's decisive to gather suitable information and enhance the accuracy of the diagnosis algorithms. Consequently, In the present study the heart rate variability (HRV) signal of subjects who experienced sudden cardiac death (SCD) was studied. We looked at ...  Read More

Research Paper Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
CFD simulation and exergy evaluation of geometrical characteristics effects of refrigeration tubes in a 3-fluid LAMEE

Nader Pourmahmoud; Aydin Zabihi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 04 March 2024


  Cooling tubes are inserted into the desiccant dehumidifier liquid of a 3-fluid liquid-to-air membrane energy exchanger (LAMEE) in order to regulate the temperature of the dehumidifier liquid. As a result, the 3-fluid LAMEE's performance is significantly influenced by the refrigerated tubes. The numerical ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Science and Technology
Improvement of energy efficiency and heat recovery performance within the paper machine drying section

Shaaban Ghodbanan; Reza Alizadeh; Sirous Shafiei; Javad Rahbar Shahrouzi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 04 February 2024


  In this study the energy assessment and heat recovery analysis of multi-cylinder drying section were carried out in a fluting paper machine. The specific heat consumption per unit of paper was determined to be about 4.7 GJ per ton of paper and accordingly, the machine consumed about 1.71 tons steam per ...  Read More

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