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Research Output 1978 2020

2020

A Study of Metacognitive Problem Solving in Undergraduate Engineering Students

Elliott, L. J., Lum, H. C., Aqlan, F., Zhao, R. & Lasher, C. D., Jan 1 2020, Advances in Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences - Proceedings of the AHFE 2019 International Conference on Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences. Ahram, T., Nazir, S. & Karwowski, W. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 95-102 8 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 963).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Students
Engineering education
Virtual reality
Teaching
Engineers
2019

Achieving Fairness by Using Dynamic Fragmentation and Buffer Size in Multihop Wireless Networks

Hoblos, J., Jan 1 2019, Emerging Technologies in Computing - 2nd International Conference, iCETiC 2019, Proceedings. Miraz, M. H., Ali, M., Soomro, S., Ware, A. & Excell, P. S. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 164-177 14 p. (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, LNICST; vol. 285).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Wireless networks
Throughput
Packet loss
Degradation
2 Citations (Scopus)

A contemporary review of the applications of nature-inspired algorithms for optimal design of automatic generation control for multi-area power systems

Kalavani, F., Zamani-Gargari, M., Mohammadi-Ivatloo, B. & Rasouli, M., Feb 15 2019, In : Artificial Intelligence Review. 51, 2, p. 187-218 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Controllers
Voltage regulators
Optimal design
Nature
control system

Active and reactive power compensation using a PEV-based three-level capacitor clamped inverter

Latifi, M., Sabzehgar, R., Rasouli, M. & Fajri, P., Mar 6 2019, 2019 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8662155. (2019 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Reactive power
Capacitors
Pulse width modulation
Detectors
Compensation and Redress

A mechanical evaluation of an overaged aluminum metal-matrix-composite (2009 Al/SiC/15p MMC)

Flanagan, S., Main, J., Lynch, P. C., Vanderwiel, C. & Roth, J. T., Jan 1 2019, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 34, p. 58-64 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Aluminum
Composite materials
Metals
Hardness
Mechanical properties

A Novel Approach for Maximizing Regenerative Braking Energy Extraction of Electric Vehicles Using Motor Performance Lookup Table

Heydari, S., Fajri, P., Sabzehgar, R. & Rasouli, M., Jun 1 2019, ITEC 2019 - 2019 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8790633. (ITEC 2019 - 2019 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Regenerative braking
electric vehicle
Table lookup
Electric vehicles
Brakes

A novel neutron shielding AA6061/ B4C laminar composite fabricated by powder metallurgy:“SPS-HER”

Chen, H., Nie, H., Wang, W., Zhou, J. & Liu, R., Oct 25 2019, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 806, p. 1445-1452 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spark plasma sintering
Powder metallurgy
Shielding
Extrusion
Neutrons

Applying product manufacturing techniques to teach data analytics in industrial engineering: A project based learning experience

Aqlan, F. & Nwokeji, J. C., Mar 4 2019, Frontiers in Education: Fostering Innovation Through Diversity, FIE 2018 - Conference Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8658588. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE; vol. 2018-October).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Industrial engineering
manufacturing
engineering
Teaching
Students
2 Citations (Scopus)

A two-phase method for multi-echelon location-routing problems in supply chains

Dai, Z., Aqlan, F., Gao, K. & Zhou, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Expert Systems With Applications. 115, p. 618-634 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Supply chains
Logistics
Experiments

Average power output and the power law: Identifying trends in the behavior of fluidic energy harvesters in grid turbulence

Ferko, K., Chiappazzi, N., Gong, J. & Danesh Yazdi, A. H., Jan 1 2019, Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XII. Erturk, A. (ed.). SPIE, 109670Z. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10967).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Harvesters
fluidics
Fluidics
Turbulence
Power Law

Control of interlinking bidirectional converter in AC/DC hybrid microgrid operating in stand-alone mode

Sajid, A., Sabzehgar, R., Rasouli, M. & Fajri, P., Jun 1 2019, 2019 IEEE Milan PowerTech, PowerTech 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8810563. (2019 IEEE Milan PowerTech, PowerTech 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric current control
Electric potential
Robust control
Reactive power
Voltage control

Design and topology optimization of 3D-printed wax patterns for rapid investment casting

Wang, J., Sama, S. R., Lynch, P. C. & Manogharan, G., Jan 1 2019, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 34, p. 683-694 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Investment casting
Shape optimization
Waxes
Extrusion
Casting

Developing high performance PA 11/cellulose nanocomposites for industrial-scale melt processing

Venkatraman, P., Gohn, A. M., Rhoades, A. M. & Foster, E. J., Oct 1 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 174, 106988.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nylons
Polyamides
Cellulose
Nanocomposites
Nanocrystals
1 Citation (Scopus)
Charge density waves
Superconductivity
Intercalation
Crystals
Ions
agglomeration area
Nanocomposites
Finite element method
Microstructure
model analysis

Efficacy investigation of virtual reality teaching module in manufacturing system design course

Ma, J., Jaradat, R., Ashour, O., Hamilton, M., Jones, P. & Dayarathna, V. L., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Mechanical Design, Transactions Of the ASME. 141, 1, 012002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Virtual reality
Teaching
Systems analysis
Students
Queueing theory

Generalized modeling and analysis of piezoelectric vibration energy harvesters

Liao, Y. & Liang, J., Jan 1 2019, Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XII. Erturk, A. (ed.). SPIE, 1096724. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10967).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Harvesters
Energy harvesting
Vibration
Impedance
vibration

History of NAMRI and NAMRC

Yamaguchi, H., Shih, A. J., Wang, L., Dods, B. G., Bartles, D. L., Wavering, A. J., Fratini, L., Ragai, I., Mears, L., Moylan, S. P., Paul, B., Mullany, B. & Budzinski, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 34, p. 3-5 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Interfacial characteristics and nano-mechanical properties of dissimilar 304 austenitic stainless steel/AZ31B Mg alloy welding joint

Zhang, T., Wang, W., Zhou, J., Yan, Z. & Zhang, J., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of Manufacturing Processes. 42, p. 257-265 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alloy steel
Austenitic stainless steel
Magnesium alloys
Welding
Welds

Interfacial microstructure evolution and deformation mechanism in an explosively welded Al/Mg alloy plate

Zhang, T., Wang, W., Zhang, W., Zhou, J. & Yan, Z., Jun 30 2019, In : Journal of Materials Science. 54, 12, p. 9155-9167 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vortex flow
Microstructure
Intermetallics
Nanohardness
Composite materials
2 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-mechanical properties and corrosion resistance of Zr55Cu30Al10Ni5 bulk metallic glass fabricated by spark plasma sintering

Chang, Z., Wang, W., Ge, Y., Zhou, J., Dong, P. & Cui, Z., Apr 5 2019, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 780, p. 220-227 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spark plasma sintering
Metallic glass
Corrosion resistance
Sintering
Mechanical properties

Microstructure and mechanical properties of B 4 C/6061Al neutron absorber composite tube fabricated by spark plasma sintering and hot spinning

Chen, H. S., Nie, H. H., Zhou, J., Wang, W. X., Zhang, P., Zhang, Y. Y., Wang, J. F. & Liu, R. F., Apr 15 2019, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 517, p. 393-400 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

neutron absorbers
Spark plasma sintering
sparks
metal spinning
sintering
1 Citation (Scopus)

Microstructure and shape memory effect of laser welded Nitinol wires

Yao, R., Dong, P., Liaw, P. K., Zhou, J. & Wang, W., Mar 1 2019, In : Materials Letters. 238, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shape memory effect
recovery
wire
Wire
Recovery

New trends in manufacturing processes research

Fratini, L., Ragai, I. & Wang, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Manufacturing Processes.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Process research
Manufacturing process

New trends in manufacturing systems research

Fratini, L., Ragai, I. & Wang, L., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of Manufacturing Systems. 52, p. 209-210 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)

Novel sprue designs in metal casting via 3D sand-printing

Sama, S. R., Badamo, T., Lynch, P. C. & Manogharan, G., Jan 1 2019, In : Additive Manufacturing. 25, p. 563-578 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metal casting
Printing
Casting
Sand
Stainless Steel

Orchestrating agile sprint reviews in undergraduate capstone projects

Fan, X., Mar 4 2019, Frontiers in Education: Fostering Innovation Through Diversity, FIE 2018 - Conference Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8658435. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE; vol. 2018-October).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Students
stakeholder
student
Industry
industry

Panel: Integrating requirements engineering education into core engineering disciplines

Nwokeji, J., Aqlan, F., Martinez, J., Holmes, T., Frezza, S. & Orji, R., Mar 4 2019, Frontiers in Education: Fostering Innovation Through Diversity, FIE 2018 - Conference Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8658590. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE; vol. 2018-October).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Requirements engineering
Engineering education
engineering
education
Curricula

Power output comparison of side-by-side fluidic harvesters in different types of fractal grid-generated turbulence

Ferko, K., Chiappazzi, N., Gong, J. & Danesh Yazdi, A. H., Jan 1 2019, Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XII. Erturk, A. (ed.). SPIE, 109670P. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10967).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Harvesters
fluidics
Fluidics
Fractals
Turbulence

Preface

Fratini, L., Ragai, I. & Wang, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 34, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Quiescent and flow-induced crystallization in polyamide 12/cellulose nanocrystal composites

Gohn, A. M., Seo, J., Ferris, T., Venkatraman, P., Foster, E. J. & Rhoades, A. M., Jul 1 2019, In : Thermochimica Acta. 677, p. 99-108 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crystallization
Polyamides
cellulose
Cellulose
Nanocrystals

Short term solar irradiance forecast based on image processing and cloud motion detection

Tiwari, S., Sabzehgar, R. & Rasouli, M., Mar 6 2019, 2019 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8662134. (2019 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, TPEC 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Learning systems
Image processing
Mean square error
Sun
Learning algorithms

Special issue of journal of manufacturing processes on new trends in manufacturing processes research

Fratini, L., Ragai, I. & Wang, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 34, p. 8-9 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Special issue of journal of manufacturing systems on new trends in manufacturing systems research

Fratini, L., Ragai, I. & Wang, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Procedia Manufacturing. 34, p. 6-7 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Tuning, power and efficiency of piezoelectric vibration energy harvesters

Liao, Y., Jan 1 2019, Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XII. Erturk, A. (ed.). SPIE, 109672F. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10967).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Harvesters
Impedance
Tuning
Vibration
tuning
6 Citations (Scopus)

Unified modeling, analysis and comparison of piezoelectric vibration energy harvesters

Liao, Y. & Liang, J., May 15 2019, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 123, p. 403-425 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Harvesters
Energy harvesting
Acoustic impedance
Switches
Electric network analysis

WIP: Implementing Project Based Learning: Some Challenges from a Requirements Engineering Perspective

Nwokeji, J. C., Aqlan, F., Olagunju, A., Holmes, T. & Okolie, N. C., Mar 4 2019, Frontiers in Education: Fostering Innovation Through Diversity, FIE 2018 - Conference Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8659307. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE; vol. 2018-October).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Requirements engineering
Students
engineering
learning
student
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)
membranes
Membranes
filters
Water
water

A compensated voltage-mode control strategy for a DC-DC boost converter in a solar battery charger

Morris, D., Ghali, R., Sabzehgar, R. & Rasouli, M., Feb 5 2018, 2017 IEEE Green Energy and Smart Systems Conference, IGESSC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2017-November. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

DC-DC converters
Charging (batteries)
Solar cells
Controllers
Feedback control

A consistent approach to problem solving in mechanical vibrations

Danesh Yazdi, A. H., Wu, Y. & Onipede, Jr., O., Jan 1 2018, Engineering Education. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE); vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Students
Damping
Degrees of freedom (mechanics)
Mechanical engineering
MATLAB

Acoustic signal analysis for prediction of flank wear during conventional milling

Roney, T., Bauccio, A., Shaffer, D., Ragai, P. L. I., Loker, D. & Nikhare, C. P., Jan 1 2018, Advanced Manufacturing. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE); vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Signal analysis
Acoustics
Wear of materials
Acoustic emissions
Carbides
1 Citation (Scopus)

A framework for selecting and evaluating process improvement projects using simulation and optimization techniques

Aqlan, F., Ramakrishnan, S., Al-Fandi, L. & Saha, C., Jan 4 2018, 2017 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2017. Chan, V. (ed.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 3840-3851 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Process Improvement
Optimization Techniques
Discrete event simulation
Six Sigma
Discrete Event Simulation

A framework for teaching manufacturing paradigms using simulation

McCurdy, S., Namey, J. & Aqlan, F., Jan 1 2018, In : Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management. 2018, SEP, p. 1452-1461 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Teaching
Computer simulation
Simulation
Paradigm
Manufacturing
8 Citations (Scopus)

A location-inventory supply chain network model using two heuristic algorithms for perishable products with fuzzy constraints

Dai, Z., Aqlan, F., Zheng, X. & Gao, K., May 1 2018, In : Computers and Industrial Engineering. 119, p. 338-352 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heuristic algorithms
Supply chains
Genetic algorithms
Nonlinear programming
Costs

Analysis and visualization of city crimes

Badawy, M., Cirelli, J., Setyono, H. & Aqlan, F., Jan 1 2018, In : Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management. 2018, SEP, p. 1136-1145 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Crime
Visualization
Law enforcement
Analytical models
Cameras

Analysis of hole expansion limit through biaxial test

Nikhare, C. P., Jan 1 2018, In : Materials Today: Proceedings. 5, 1, p. 44-50 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metal forming
Stretching
Ductility

Analysis of medicare spending per beneficiary (MSPB)

Bowers, N., Cirelli, J., Andrzejewski, A., Lang, J., Aqlan, F. & Pedersen, A., Jan 1 2018, In : Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management. 2018, SEP, p. 1171-1179 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Costs
Medicare
Discharge (fluid mechanics)
Payment
Hospital efficiency

Analysis of Polymer Crystallization by Calorimetry

Di Lorenzo, M. L., Androsch, R., Rhoades, A. M. & Righetti, M. C., Jan 1 2018, Handbook of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. Vyazovkin, S., Koga, N. & Schick, C. (eds.). Elsevier B.V., p. 253-299 47 p. (Handbook of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Calorimetry
Crystallization
Polymers
heat measurement
crystallization

Analysis of production layout alternatives using lean techniques and Monte Carlo simulation

Henry, D., Shindledecker, D. & Aqlan, F., Jan 1 2018, In : Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management. 2018, SEP, p. 1154-1161 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Costs
Industry
Monte Carlo simulation
Layout
Safety

Analysis of soft skills requirements for manufacturing jobs

Cocolin, N., DeVarney, A. & Aqlan, F., Jan 1 2018, In : Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management. 2018, SEP, p. 1443-1451 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Industry
Manufacturing
Soft skills
Websites
Education