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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. January 2012, 134(1): 011009.
Published Online: January 5, 2012
... components aircraft testing design engineering elastic deformation elasticity finite element analysis structural engineering wind tunnels 10 10 2010 25 10 2011 05 01 2012 05 01 2012 2012 American Society of Mechanical Engineers ...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Technical Briefs
J. Mech. Des. November 2011, 133(11): 114502.
Published Online: November 11, 2011
... beverages cans design engineering forming processes optimisation sheet metal processing shells (structures) structural engineering 14 01 2011 02 09 2011 11 11 2011 11 11 2011 2011 American Society of Mechanical Engineers ...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. November 2011, 133(11): 111005.
Published Online: November 11, 2011
... for piezoelectric energy harvesting of ambient kinetic energy, inspired by the fractal geometry. energy harvesting multifrequency structures fractal geometry piezoelectric kinetic energy cantilevers energy harvesting fractals geometry iterative methods plates (structures) structural...
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Article Type: Technical Briefs
J. Mech. Des. October 2011, 133(10): 104503.
Published Online: October 18, 2011
... packaging polynomials structural engineering However, packing optimization was mainly oriented to a computer-aided design due to modeling difficulties of design constraints and objective functions as well as the inefficiency of searching strategies [( 4 )]. For example, geometrical constraints have...
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Article Type: Technical Briefs
J. Mech. Des. September 2011, 133(9): 094503.
Published Online: September 9, 2011
.... 24 11 2010 03 07 2011 09 09 2011 09 09 2011 aircraft failure (mechanical) fatigue finite element analysis insulated gate bipolar transistors Monte Carlo methods power semiconductor switches probability reliability solders statistical analysis structural engineering...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. July 2011, 133(7): 071009.
Published Online: July 19, 2011
... orking M odel 2D ™ manual. ropes structural engineering wheels Siege towers represent one of the most interesting war machines of the past. One of the most ancient examples is represented in the bas-relief shown in Fig. 1 . Assyrian bas-relief showing a siege tower, 865–860 BC...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. April 2011, 133(4): 041004.
Published Online: May 9, 2011
... to their nonexisting or existing states, ρ is penalized as ρ η (η ≥ 3). continuum mechanics design engineering honeycomb structures structural engineering 18 10 2010 10 02 2011 07 03 2011 09 05 2011 09 05 2011 We synthesize compliant pliers the design specifications...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. March 2011, 133(3): 031004.
Published Online: March 1, 2011
... relationships can be identified so that variance can be reduced, which reflects pure randomness more accurately for risk analysis. 27 04 2010 23 01 2011 01 03 2011 01 03 2011 Bayes methods hidden Markov models probability structural engineering Multiscale systems...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. January 2011, 133(1): 011008.
Published Online: January 6, 2011
... geometry Pareto optimisation structural engineering topology Most structural products such as automotive bodies have complex geometry to meet customer’s demand of high functionality, aesthetic appeal with enhanced structural stability, and reduced weight. Since manufacturing those products...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. November 2010, 132(11): 111003.
Published Online: October 20, 2010
... 09 2010 20 10 2010 20 10 2010 design engineering flexible structures genetic algorithms sensitivity analysis stress analysis structural engineering topology To remove point connections, a straightforward way is to post-process the topology optimization result...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. September 2010, 132(9): 091003.
Published Online: September 16, 2010
.... Hierarchical decomposition of the Masdar Building System: L1: city level, L2: domain level, and L3: component level 02 01 2010 06 07 2010 16 09 2010 16 09 2010 design engineering structural engineering town and country planning For creating sustainable complex systems...
Topics: Cycles, Design
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. June 2010, 132(6): 061006.
Published Online: May 25, 2010
... 25 05 2010 25 05 2010 design finite element analysis optimisation structural engineering topology A material layout problem alludes to generating designs with optimal material distribution in a given domain. The objective can be to maximize the mean compliance...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. May 2010, 132(5): 051003.
Published Online: April 29, 2010
... 08 02 2010 29 04 2010 29 04 2010 Bayes methods reliability theory springs (mechanical) statistical distributions structural engineering suspensions (mechanical components) Bayesian approach reliability analysis epistemic uncertainty Kriging dimension reduction method...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. November 2009, 131(11): 111001.
Published Online: October 6, 2009
.... 1087-1357 , 130 , p. 031109 . 10.1115/1.2917294 Peshkin , M. , 2004 , “ Force Sensors ,” U.S. Patent No. 20,040,261,544 . 16 10 2007 18 04 2009 06 10 2009 actuators design engineering finite element analysis genetic algorithms sensors structural...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. September 2009, 131(9): 091011.
Published Online: August 19, 2009
...Carmen Torres-Sanchez; Jonathan R. Corney The design of multifunctional materials offers great potential for numerous applications in areas ranging from biomaterial science to structural engineering. Functionally graded microstructures (e.g., polymeric foams) are those whose porosity (i.e., ratio...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. September 2009, 131(9): 091008.
Published Online: August 18, 2009
... excitation level exceeded 0.1 g. 22 12 2008 26 05 2009 18 08 2009 accelerometers beams (structures) cantilevers condition monitoring energy harvesting structural engineering turbomachinery vibrations Structural health monitoring (SHM) systems may be required to remotely...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. September 2009, 131(9): 091009.
Published Online: August 18, 2009
... . MatWeb , http://www.matweb.com . 04 12 2008 23 04 2009 18 08 2009 aerospace components aircraft bending finite element analysis mechanical contact structural engineering Compliant mechanisms are often preferred over rigid link mechanisms, since compliant...
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J. Mech. Des. July 2009, 131(7): 071006.
Published Online: June 24, 2009
..., it is retained. If it does not, the corresponding circle point is purged from the design space. Thus, a paired set of candidate circle and center points is generated. 01 01 2008 19 04 2009 24 06 2009 flexible structures graph theory structural engineering Morphing or adaptive...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. May 2009, 131(5): 051007.
Published Online: April 6, 2009
.... Stat. Plan. Infer. 0378-3758 10.1016/S0378-3758(00)00105-1 , 90 , pp. 145 – 159 . 06 02 2008 21 01 2009 06 04 2009 design engineering finite element analysis Monte Carlo methods optimisation probability reliability structural engineering vehicle dynamics...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Mech. Des. May 2009, 131(5): 051002.
Published Online: April 3, 2009
... Finite Elements for Continua and Structures , Wiley , New York . 18 04 2008 07 01 2009 03 04 2009 cantilevers finite element analysis flexible structures nonlinear programming structural engineering Compliant mechanisms take advantage of recoverable deformation...