Mechanical & Materials Engineering

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2018

A passive two-degree-of-freedom ankle-foot prosthesis

Elley, C. & Nelson, C. A., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Prostheses and Implants
2 Citations (Scopus)

Automation of suturing path generation for da vinci-like surgical robotic systems

Dehghani, H., Farritor, S. M., Oleynikov, D. & Terry, B. S., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Robotics
Automation

Design and development of a novel drug delivery catheter for atherosclerosis

Sarker, S., Chatzizisis, I. S., Kidambi, S. S. & Terry, B. S., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Catheters
Drug delivery
1 Citation (Scopus)

Design of a modular, partially disposable robot for minimally invasive surgery

Nelson, N. & Nelson, C. A., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Surgery
Robots

Design of an automated measurement system for episcleral venous pressure

Craig, T. L., Nelson, C. A., Fan, S., Gulati, V., Kedar, S. & Ghate, D. A., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Mechanical performance of PLLA stent

Wang, L., Wilson, D. L., Tong, J., Bezerra, H. G., Dong, P. & Gu, L., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Stents

Preliminary investigation of the mechanics of a novel thoracic cavity extra pulmonary oxygenation device

Aghabaglou, F., Legband, N. D., Xie, W., Kreikemeier-Bower, C., Buesing, K. L., Slagle, C., Borden, M. & Terry, B. S., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Oxygenation
Mechanics
Oxygen
Phospholipids
Medicine
2017

Incorporation of electrospun nanofibers into composites using chemical vapor deposition

Stockdale, T. & Dzenis, Y., Jan 1 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nanofibers
Chemical vapor deposition
Composite materials
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical design and computational aspects for locomotion and reconfiguration of the ModRED Modular Robot

Dasgupta, P., Baca, J., Dutta, A., Hossain, S. M. G. & Nelson, C., Jan 1 2013, p. 1359-1360. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Modular robots
Robots
Planning
Game theory
Moon
2012
11 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic reconfiguration in modular robots using graph partitioning-based coalitions

Dasgupta, P., Ufimtsev, V., Nelson, C. & Hossain, S. G. M., Jan 1 2012, p. 488-495. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Modular robots
Robots
Constrained optimization
Clustering algorithms
Polynomials
5 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal assessment of convective heat transfer in air- Cooled PEMFC stacks: An experimental study

Akbari, M., Tamayol, A. & Bahrami, M., Jan 1 2012, p. 1-11. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Diffusion in gases
Proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFC)
Pressure drop
Heat transfer
Reynolds number
2011

Ultrasonic scattering in polycrystalline materials under applied loads

Turner, J. A., Kube, C., Ghoshal, G. & Fateh, M., Dec 1 2011, p. 713-718. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Ultrasonic scattering
Polycrystalline materials
Loads (forces)
Scattering
Stress measurement
2010
3 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of micro hole drilling in bovine rib using micro rotary ultrasonic machining

Sarwade, A., Sundaram, M. M. & Rajurkar, K. P., Jan 1 2010, p. 411-416. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Drilling
Machining
Ultrasonics
Bone
Micromachining
15 Citations (Scopus)

Study on the surface integrity of machined tool in micro EDM

Liu, Y., Zhao, F., Sundaram, M. M. & Rajurkar, K. P., Jan 1 2010, p. 685-689. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Machining
Electrodes
Surface topography
Surface properties
Cracks
2009

Numerical simulation of methanol droplet combustion in carbon-dioxide enriched air

Raghavan, V. & Gogos, G., Jan 1 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Carbon Dioxide
Methanol
carbon dioxide
Carbon dioxide
methyl alcohol
2008

Control panel display design based on polar graph

Xuedong, D., Bishu, R. R., Riley, M., Eskridge, K., Stentz, T., Liu, D. & Kulkarni, S. S., Dec 1 2008, p. 93-97. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Display devices
Processing
Experiments
1 Citation (Scopus)

Integration of balance scorecard with six sigma

Kulkarni, S. S., Messina, J., Xuedong, D. & Bishu, R. R., Dec 1 2008, p. 1166-1171. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Industry
Six sigma
2007
3 Citations (Scopus)

Thermogravimetric characterization of corn stover as gasification/pyrolysis feedstock

Kumar, A., Lijun, W., Yuris, D. A., Jones, D. A. & Hanna, M. A., Nov 7 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

gasification
corn stover
pyrolysis
feedstocks
Gasification
2006
1 Citation (Scopus)

Analysis of improvement to two-wheel robot navigation using low-cost GPS/INS aids

Clark, B. J., Bevly, D. M. & Farritor, S., Dec 1 2006, p. 1440-1448. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Global positioning system
Wheels
Navigation
Robots
Costs
8 Citations (Scopus)

State-of-the-art review of micro ultrasonic machining

Hu, X., Yu, Z. & Rajurkar, K. P., Nov 28 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Machining
Ultrasonics
Micromachining
Brittleness
Abrasives
2005
1 Citation (Scopus)

An international assessment of micro-manufacturing research technology

Ehmann, K. F., Bourell, D., Culpepper, M., DeVor, R. E., Hodgson, T., Kurfess, T., Madou, M. & Rajurkar, K., Dec 1 2005, p. 211-224. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Electronic medical equipment
Consumer products
Industry
4 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental study of micro ultrasonic vibration machining

Hu, X., Yu, Z. & Rajurkar, K. P., Dec 1 2005, p. 197-210. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Vibrations (mechanical)
Machining
Ultrasonics
Drilling
Wear of materials

Frequency shifts in crystal resonators due to intrinsic stresses in unequal thickness electrodes

Yang, X., Yang, J., Kosinski, J. A. & Turner, J. A., Dec 15 2005, p. 371-374. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Crystal resonators
Resonators
Electrodes
Quartz

Novel advanced continuous nanofibers for next generation structural supernanocomposites

Dzenis, Y., Jan 1 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nanofibers
2004
4 Citations (Scopus)

An algorithm for efficient self-reconfiguration of chain-type unit-modular robots

Nelson, C. A. & Cipra, R. J., Dec 1 2004, p. 1283-1291. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Modular robots
Reconfiguration
Robot
Robots
Unit

Time Management in Space Operations

Peacock, B., Bishu, R. & Kimbler, D. L., Dec 1 2004, p. 1717-1721. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Microgravity
Discrete event simulation
Personnel
Sleep

Vibration isolation: Harmonic and seismic forcing using the wilson theta method

Carlson, J. A. & Turner, J., Nov 22 2004, p. 279-286. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Numerical methods
Earthquakes
Harmonic functions
Equations of motion
Numerical analysis
2003
72 Citations (Scopus)

A dynamic voltage scaling algorithm for sporadic tasks

Qadi, A., Goddard, S. & Farritor, S., Dec 1 2003, p. 52-62. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Computer operating systems
Embedded systems
Robotics
Scheduling
Voltage scaling

Delta performance models for selection in decision-based design

Gao, X. & Farritor, S., Dec 1 2003, p. 423-429. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Uncertainty
Monte Carlo simulation
5 Citations (Scopus)

Nonlinear Vibrations in Contact Atomic Force Microscopy

Turner, J. A., Dec 1 2003, p. 1821-1830. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nonlinear Vibration
Atomic Force Microscopy
Atomic force microscopy
Stiffness
Contact

Similarity and equivalence of nutating mechanisms to bevel epicyclic gear trains

Nelson, C. A. & Cipra, R. J., Dec 1 2003, p. 1305-1313. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Epicyclic gears
Bevel gears
Kinematics
Equivalence
Speed reducers
2002
5 Citations (Scopus)

An integrated method of kinematic, force, power flow, and efficiency analyses for 3-D epicyclic gear trains

Nelson, C. A. & Cipra, R. J., Dec 1 2002, p. 977-984. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Epicyclic gears
Power Flow
3D
Kinematics
Spreadsheets

Drilling of noncircular blind micro holes by micro EDM

Yu, Z., Rajurkar, K. P. & Shen, H., Jan 1 2002, p. 1-8. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Drilling
Debris
Electrodes
Machining
Discharge (fluid mechanics)
3 Citations (Scopus)

Kinematic analysis of bevel epicyclic gear trains using graph notation

Nelson, C. A. & Cipra, R. J., Dec 1 2002, p. 585-591. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Epicyclic gears
Bevel gears
Kinematic Analysis
Notation
Kinematics

Neural-based remote health assessment and failure diagnostics

Shoureshi, R. A. & Terry, B., Dec 1 2002, p. 89-96. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Health
Neural networks
Rotating machinery
Cost reduction
Feature extraction

Performance characteristics in rotary abrasive electrodischarge machining (RAEDM)

Kozak, J., Rajurkar, K. P. & Khilnani, H. G., Jan 1 2002, p. 1-8. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Abrasives
Machining
Electric sparks
2001

Atomic Force Acoustic Microscopy for Materials Characterization of Microelectromechanical Systems

Turner, J. A., Nilchiani, R. & Wiehn, J. S., Dec 1 2001, p. 79-86. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

MEMS
Stiffness
Microscopes
Polysilicon
Topography

Neural-based remote health assessment and failure diagnostics

Shoureshi, R. A. & Terry, B., Dec 1 2001, p. 1035-1042. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Health
Neural networks
Rotating machinery
Cost reduction
Feature extraction

Pressure generated during pulse electrochemical machining

Kozak, J. & Rajurkar, K. P., Dec 1 2001, p. 379-387. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Machining
Titanium alloys
Turbomachine blades
Data acquisition
Turbines
2 Citations (Scopus)

Using a neural network to determine fitness in genetic design

Farritor, S. & Zhang, J., Dec 1 2001, p. 417-423. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fitness
Neural Networks
Neural networks
Design Method
Robot
2000

A modular robotic infrastructure to support planetary surface operations

Farritor, S. & Zhang, J., Dec 1 2000.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

planetary surfaces
planetary surface
robotics
robots
Robotics

Cognitive Impact of Telepresence on Online Retail Environments

Muralidhar, A., Meyer, J., Abrams, D. & Bishu, R., Dec 1 2000, p. 433-436. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sales
Purchasing
Brick
Human engineering
Freight transportation

Errors in Shipping

Bishu, R. R., Dec 1 2000, p. 443-446. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Warehouses
shipping
Freight transportation
just-in-time production
Just in time production
2 Citations (Scopus)

Glove comfort vs. discomfort: Are they part of a continuum or not? A mulit-dimensional scaling analysis

Cherry, J., Christensen, A. & Bishu, R., Dec 1 2000, p. 95-98. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sorting
scaling
Students
female student
stimulus
2 Citations (Scopus)

Hand tools design: Are biomechanical criteria the same as aesthetic criteria? A preliminary study

Christensen, A. D. & Bishu, R. R., Dec 1 2000, p. 574-577. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Hand tools
Sorting
aesthetics
multidimensional scaling
Textures

Human Factors of the Web Design Process

Bishu, R. R., Dec 1 2000, p. 437-440. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Human engineering
ergonomics
Ergonomics
World Wide Web
mailbox

Integration of information technology and TQM

Najjar, L. & Bishu, R. R., Dec 1 2000, p. 519-522. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Total quality management
Information technology
Managers
information technology
manager

Quality concerns of web design process

Liu, D., Tarawneh, I. S. & Bishu, R., Dec 1 2000, p. 527-530. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Websites
evaluation
methodology
Web Design
1999
23 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling and verification of interelectrode gap in electrochemical machining with passivating electrolyte

Zhu, D. & Rajurkar, K. P., Dec 1 1999, p. 589-596. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Machining
Electrolytes
Electric fields
Electrolytic cells
Electrodes
1998
1 Citation (Scopus)

Axisymmetric finite element models of rotational molding

Olson, L. G., Gogos, G., Pasham, V. & Liu, X., Jan 1 1998, p. 1116-1120. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Rotational molding
Plastics
Heat transfer
Temperature