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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 32
 G. S. citations 880
 Number per year 2
 Volume per year 1
 All of papers 265
 Published papers 229
 Acceptance rate 15
 Number of pages 2949
 Number of references 7044
 Number of contributors 635
 Contributing countries 27
 Number of indexes 41
 Paper view 402,648
 PDF download 306,518
 View per paper 1519.43
 PDF download per paper 1156.67

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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 Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
Numerical simulation of extracorporeal membrane oxygenators to investigate important parameters and membrane thickness in oxygen exchange rate

Behnam Dilmaghani Hassanlouei; Nader Pourmahmoud; Pierre Sullivan

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 1-12


  In this article, an extracorporeal membrane oxygenator (ECMO) is simulated in 2D geometry using computational fluid dynamics (CFD). Momentum and mass transport equations were solved for the laminar flow regime (30 < Re < 130 for the blood channel) using the finite element method. In this study, ...  Read More

Research Paper Biomechanics
3D numerical analysis of arterial thromboembolism through carotid bifurcation

Puria Talebi Barmi; Bahman Vahidi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 13-25


  Arterial embolism is one of the major causes of brain infarction. Investigating the hemodynamic factors of this phenomenon can help us to get a better understanding of this complication. The carotid artery is one of the primary tracts that emboli can go toward the brain through it. In this study, we ...  Read More

Research Paper Manufacturing Processes
Predictive model for diameter control of polysulfone hollow fibers produced by dry-jet wet spinning

Ali Rugbani

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 27-38


  This research proposes a general formula for implementing in the control system of a dry-jet wet spinning machine to achieve a specific diameter size for Polysulfone hollow fibers. By employing Taguchi method, the effect of the operation parameters on the fiber geometry is investigated. The findings ...  Read More

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

Mohammad Ali Farsi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 39-53


  The reliability of manufacturing systems modeling and analysis is a complex process. Usually, their behavior is similar to multi-state systems. The configurations of such systems, possibly with load sharing and other structural dependencies, are designed to provide high reliability/availability. Consequently, ...  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

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 55-66


  This study focuses 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) is investigated. Over the manifolds of the pump, valve plate silencing grooves are regarded as Top Dead ...  Read More

Research Paper Heat and Mass Transfer
Lattice Boltzmann simulation inside a cavity: The effect of pipe profile on natural convection

Seyed Mostafa Moafi Madani; Javad Alinejad; Yasser Rostamiyan; Keivan Fallah

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 67-74


  In the present study, the effect of the heating pipe profile on natural convection in a two-phase fluid inside a cavity has been investigated. This geometry has been simulated with the LB Method based on the D2Q9 model for analyzing stream lines, dimensionless velocity field of fluid flow, solid particles ...  Read More

Research Paper Energy Systems
Thermodynamic optimization of an integrated gas turbine cycle, heat exchanger and organic Rankine cycle for co-generation of mechanical power and heating load

Mohammed Ridha Jawad Al-Tameemi; Samir Yahya; Saadoon Abdul Hafedh; Itimad D. J. AZZAWI

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 75-88


  A thermodynamic evaluation is conducted on a combined heat and power system integrating a gas turbine (GT), a heat exchanger (HX1), and an organic Rankine cycle (ORC). Traditionally, ORC bottoming GT cycle is limited to mechanical power production. The novelty of this study is to recover wasted heat ...  Read More

Research Paper Fluid Mechanics
Numerical investigation of the effect of size distribution on the frequency response of encapsulated microbubbles

Miralam Mahdi; Mostafa Shariatnia; Majid Rahimi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 89-101


  Microbubbles are used in ultrasound imaging, targeted drug delivery, destruction of cancerous tissues, etc. On the other hand, the demographic behaviors of small bubbles under the influence of Ultrasound have not been fully detected or studied. This study investigates the effect of the radial distribution ...  Read More

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

Yu Maan Kong; Wah Yen Tey

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 103-112


  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 Composite Materials
Investigating the effect of different anisotropic surface roughening methods on ionic polymer metal composites behavior

Amirmehdi Mosaddeghi; Hamid Soleimanimehr; Ali Alinia ziazi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , September 2023, Pages 113-121


  As the smart materials, ionic polymer-metal composites (IPMCs), have a layered structure consisting of a polymeric membrane based on perfluorinated alkene, which is sandwiched between two noble metal-based electrodes, such as gold and platinum, and they can be bent significantly under applying a low-range ...  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

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

Yonghui Park

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 29 October 2023


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

Mazuri Erasto Lutema; Awel Mohammedseid Momhur

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 29 October 2023


  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 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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 September 2023


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

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 September 2023


  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)
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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 July 2023


  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 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