Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Research Output 1983 2020

2020

Investigation of microcombustion reforming of ethane/air and micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

Milcarek, R. J., Nakamura, H., Tezuka, T., Maruta, K. & Ahn, J., Feb 29 2020, In : Journal of Power Sources. 450, 227606.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethane
solid oxide fuel cells
Reforming reactions
Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC)
ethane

On the uniform stress/uniform stretch states of prestressed arteries

Zhang, X. & Levy, A. J., Feb 7 2020, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 486, 110100.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arteries
Stretch
arteries
Blood pressure
Blood Pressure
2019

An approach to develop a green building technology database for residential buildings

Shen, J. & Zhang, J., Oct 23 2019, In : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. 609, 4, 042063.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Air quality
Studios
Scalability
Energy conservation
Energy utilization
1 Citation (Scopus)

A review of smart building sensing system for better indoor environment control

Dong, B., Prakash, V., Feng, F. & O'Neill, Z., Sep 15 2019, In : Energy and Buildings. 199, p. 29-46 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Intelligent buildings
Energy conservation
Sensors
Thermal comfort
Air quality

Auto ignition study of methane and bio alcohol fuel blends

Zheng, X., Jouzdani, S. & Akih-Kumgeh, B., Jan 1 2019, Coal, Biomass, Hydrogen, and Alternative Fuels; Cycle Innovations; Electric Power; Industrial and Cogeneration; Organic Rankine Cycle Power Systems. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo; vol. 3).

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

Alcohol fuels
Ignition
Methane
Alcohols
Reaction kinetics

Autonomous waypoint planning, optimal trajectory generation and nonlinear tracking control for multi-rotor UAVS

Eslamiat, H., Li, Y., Wang, N., Sanyal, A. & Qiu, Q., Jun 1 2019, 2019 18th European Control Conference, ECC 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2695-2700 6 p. 8795855. (2019 18th European Control Conference, ECC 2019).

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

Trajectory Generation
Optimal Trajectory
Nonlinear Control
Tracking Control
Rotor
2 Citations (Scopus)

Autonomous waypoints planning and trajectory generation for multi-rotor UAVs

Li, Y., Eslamiat, H., Wang, N., Zhao, Z., Sanyal, A. & Qiu, Q., Apr 15 2019, DESTION 2019 - Proceedings of the Workshop on Design Automation for CPS and IoT. Ramachandran, G. S. & Ortiz, J. (eds.). Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 31-40 10 p. (DESTION 2019 - Proceedings of the Workshop on Design Automation for CPS and IoT).

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

Open Access
Trajectory Generation
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
Rotor
Optimal Trajectory
Rotors
Open Access
Physics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cerebellar folding is initiated by mechanical constraints on a fluid-like layer without a cellular pre-pattern

Lawton, A. K., Engstrom, T., Rohrbach, D., Omura, M., Turnbull, D. H., Mamou, J., Zhang, T., Schwarz, J. M. & Joyner, A. L., Apr 16 2019, In : eLife. 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cerebellum
Physical Phenomena
Fluids
Brain
Growth

Comparative analysis of detailed and reduced chemical models of N-dodecane

Zheng, C., Eldeeb, M. A., Coombs, D. & Akih-Kumgeh, B., Jan 1 2019, Combustion, Fuels, and Emissions. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo; vol. 4B-2019).

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

Ignition
Reaction kinetics
Jet fuel
Biodiesel
Kinetic parameters

Deriving a lattice model for neo-Hookean solids from finite element methods

Zhang, T., Jan 1 2019, In : Extreme Mechanics Letters. 26, p. 40-45 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Finite element method
Compressibility
Stiffness
Geometry

Discrete-Time Optimal Trajectory Generation Through Multiple Waypoints

Warier, R. R., Sanyal, A. & Viswanathan, S. P., May 14 2019, 2019 5th Indian Control Conference, ICC 2019 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 342-346 5 p. 8715626. (2019 5th Indian Control Conference, ICC 2019 - Proceedings).

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

Trajectory Generation
Optimal Trajectory
Discrete-time
Trajectories
Trajectory

Discrete-time Stable Tracking Control of Underactuated Rigid Body Systems on SE(3)

Hamrah, R., Warier, R. R. & Sanyal, A., Jan 18 2019, 2018 IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, CDC 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2932-2937 6 p. 8618870. (Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Decision and Control; vol. 2018-December).

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

Tracking Control
Rigid Body
Discrete-time
Degree of freedom
Motion
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of pitch on the flow behavior around a hovering wing

Krishna, S., Green, M. A. & Mulleners, K., May 1 2019, In : Experiments in Fluids. 60, 5, 86.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hovering
wings
strokes
Aerodynamics
aerodynamic forces

Enriching analytics models with domain knowledge for smart manufacturing data analysis

Zhang, H., Roy, U. & Lee, Y. T. T., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Production Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bayesian networks
Domain knowledge
Manufacturing
Interoperability
Decision making

Experimental study of the three-dimensional wakes produced by trapezoidal panels with varying trailing edge geometry and pitching amplitude

King, J. T. & Green, M. A., Jan 1 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc, AIAA, (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

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

Geometry
Strouhal number
Vortex flow
Vorticity
Velocity measurement

Fast and accurate trajectory tracking for unmanned aerial vehicles based on deep reinforcement learning

Li, Y., Li, H., Li, Z., Fang, H., Sanyal, A. K., Wang, Y. & Qiu, Q., Aug 2019, Proceedings - 2019 IEEE 25th International Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications, RTCSA 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8864571. (Proceedings - 2019 IEEE 25th International Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications, RTCSA 2019).

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

pilotless aircraft
Reinforcement learning
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
reinforcement
learning

Finite time stable attitude and angular velocity bias estimation for rigid bodies with unknown dynamics

Sanyal, A., Warier, R. R. & Hamrah, R., Jun 1 2019, 2019 18th European Control Conference, ECC 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 4047-4052 6 p. 8796262. (2019 18th European Control Conference, ECC 2019).

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

Angular velocity
rigid structures
angular velocity
Rigid Body
Unknown

Finite time stable attitude estimation of rigid bodies with unknown dynamics

Warier, R. R., Sanyal, A. & Viswanathan, S. P., Jan 1 2019, In : Asian Journal of Control.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angular velocity
Measurement errors
Cost functions
Probability distributions
Sensors
Fuel cells
Combustion chambers
Oxidants
Preheating
Combustors

Flends: Generalized fillets via b-splines

Eager, Z. D. & Dannenhoffer, J. F., Jan 1 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc, AIAA, (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

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

Splines

Harnessing energy landscape exploration to control the buckling of cylindrical shells

Panter, J. R., Chen, J., Zhang, T. & Kusumaatmaja, H., Dec 1 2019, In : Communications Physics. 2, 1, 151.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
cylindrical shells
buckling
elastic shells
perturbation
energy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Improving Data Science Projects by Enriching Analytical Models with Domain Knowledge

Zhang, H., Roy, U. & Saltz, J., Jan 22 2019, Proceedings - 2018 IEEE International Conference on Big Data, Big Data 2018. Song, Y., Liu, B., Lee, K., Abe, N., Pu, C., Qiao, M., Ahmed, N., Kossmann, D., Saltz, J., Tang, J., He, J., Liu, H. & Hu, X. (eds.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2828-2837 10 p. 8622364. (Proceedings - 2018 IEEE International Conference on Big Data, Big Data 2018).

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

Analytical models
Bayesian networks
Interoperability
2 Citations (Scopus)

Intrusion detection system for cyber-manufacturing system

Wu, M. & Moon, Y. B., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Transactions of the ASME. 141, 3, 031007.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intrusion detection
Security of data
Blueprints
Machine components
Conceptual design

Investigation of accelerating non-slender delta-wing planforms at high angle of attack using lagrangian coherent structures

Tu, H., Marzanek, M., Green, M. A. & Rival, D. E., Jan 1 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc, AIAA, (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

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

Planforms
Angle of attack
Flow fields
Force measurement
Surface measurement

Jet noise prediction via low-order machine learning

Ruscher, C. J., Gogineni, S., Tenney, A. & Glauser, M. N., Jan 1 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc, AIAA, (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

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

Learning systems
Acoustic emissions
Decomposition
Acoustic variables control
Audition
4 Citations (Scopus)

Microcombustion for micro-tubular flame-assisted fuel cell power and heat cogeneration

Milcarek, R. J., Nakamura, H., Tezuka, T., Maruta, K. & Ahn, J., Feb 15 2019, In : Journal of Power Sources. 413, p. 191-197 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cogeneration
fuel cells
equivalence
Fuel cells
flames
2 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-environmental control for efficient local cooling: Results from manikin and human participant tests

Kong, M., Zhang, J., Dang, T. Q., Hedge, A., Teng, T., Carter, B., Chianese, C. & Ezzat Khalifa, H., Aug 1 2019, In : Building and Environment. 160, 106198.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

air
clothing
Cooling
cooling
Air
4 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-environmental control for efficient local heating: CFD simulation and manikin test verification

Kong, M., Dang, T. Q., Zhang, J. & Khalifa, H. E., Jan 1 2019, In : Building and Environment. 147, p. 382-396 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

heat pump
clothing
Computational fluid dynamics
heating
Heating
4 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-tubular flame-assisted fuel cells running methane, propane and butane: On soot, efficiency and power density

Milcarek, R. J. & Ahn, J., Feb 15 2019, In : Energy. p. 776-782 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Butane
Soot
Propane
Fuel cells
Methane
3 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling and control of building-integrated microgrids for optimal energy management – A review

Fontenot, H. & Dong, B., Nov 15 2019, In : Applied Energy. 254, 113689.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Energy management
modeling
Model predictive control
Intelligent buildings
forecasting method
1 Citation (Scopus)

Non-uniform curvature and anisotropic deformation control wrinkling patterns on tori

Zhang, X., Mather, P. T., Bowick, M. J. & Zhang, T., Jan 1 2019, In : Soft Matter. 15, 26, p. 5204-5210 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wrinkling
curvature
Stiffness
hexagons
Elasticity

Optimizing Micro-Tiles in Micro-Structures as a Design Paradigm

Antolin, P., Buffa, A., Cohen, E., Dannenhoffer, J. F., Elber, G., Elgeti, S., Haimes, R. & Riesenfeld, R., Oct 1 2019, In : CAD Computer Aided Design. 115, p. 23-33 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tile
Microstructure
Geometry
Specifications
Heat exchangers

Pool Boiling Coupled with Nanoscale Evaporation Using Buried Nanochannels

Zou, A., Poudel, S., Raut, S. P. & Maroo, S. C., Jan 1 2019, In : Langmuir. 35, 39, p. 12689-12693 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

boiling
Boiling liquids
Heat flux
heat flux
Evaporation

Practical concerns of implementing a finite-time Lyapunov exponent analysis with under-resolved data

Rockwood, M. P., Loiselle, T. & Green, M. A., Apr 1 2019, In : Experiments in Fluids. 60, 4, 74.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

exponents
Vortex flow
temporal resolution
vortices
velocity distribution
1 Citation (Scopus)

Proposed metrics for IAQ in low-energy residential buildings

Abadie, M., Wargocki, P., Rode, C. & Zhang, J., Jan 2019, In : ASHRAE Journal. 61, 1, p. 62-65 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Air quality
1 Citation (Scopus)

Rapid generation of parametric aircraft structural models

Joe, J., Gandhi, V., Dannenhoffer, J. F. & Dalir, H., Jan 1 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc, AIAA, (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

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

Aircraft
Aeroelasticity
Geometry
Aerospace industry
Structural analysis

Real Gas Model Parameters for High-Density Combustion from Chemical Kinetic Model Data

Zheng, C., Coombs, D. M. & Akih-Kumgeh, B., Feb 12 2019, In : ACS Omega. 4, 2, p. 3074-3082 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Reaction kinetics
Gases
Transport properties
Computational fluid dynamics
Equations of state of gases

Real-time identification of vortex shedding in the wake of a circular cylinder

Rockwood, M. P. & Green, M. A., Jan 1 2019, In : AIAA Journal. 57, 1, p. 223-238 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vortex shedding
Circular cylinders
Vortex flow
Reynolds number
Pressure distribution

Reexamination of the edge crack torsion test for determining the mode III delamination toughness of laminated composites

Audd, C., Davidson, B. D., Ratcliffe, J. G. & Czabaj, M. W., Jun 15 2019, In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 215, p. 138-150 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laminated composites
Delamination
Torsional stress
Toughness
Cracks

Self-Replenishing Boundary Lubrication in Hydrogels Using Zwitterionic Polymers

Osaheni, A., Blum, M. M. & Mather, P., Mar 5 2019, Patent No. 10,220,118

Research output: Patent

Hydrogels
Lubrication
Polymers
Hydrogel
Lubricants

Shock tube investigation of methyl tert butyl ether and methyl tetrahydrofuran high-temperature kinetics

Jouzdani, S., Zheng, X., Zhou, A. & Akih-Kumgeh, B., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Chemical Kinetics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shock tubes
shock tubes
tetrahydrofuran
pyrolysis
Carbon Monoxide

Smartphone App for Residential Testing of Formaldehyde (SmART-Form)

Zhang, S., Shapiro, N., Gehrke, G., Castner, J., Liu, Z., Guo, B., Prasad, R., Zhang, J., Haines, S. R., Kormos, D., Frey, P., Qin, R. & Dannemiller, K. C., Jan 15 2019, In : Building and Environment. 148, p. 567-578 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Smartphones
Application programs
formaldehyde
Formaldehyde
Testing

Special issue on “Recent Advances on Data Fusion, Estimation in Navigation and Control”

Fourati, H., Sanyal, A., Batista, P., Zhou, Z. & Filipe, N., Jul 1 2019, In : Asian Journal of Control. 21, 4, p. 1407-1408 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Data fusion
Navigation

Stochastic estimation using modern methods in machine learning

Tenney, A. S., Glauser, M. N. & Berger, Z. P., Jan 1 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc, AIAA, (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

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

Learning systems
Pressure transducers
Pressure measurement
Network architecture
Mean square error
5 Citations (Scopus)

Symplectic Analysis of Wrinkles in Elastic Layers with Graded Stiffnesses

Sui, J., Chen, J., Zhang, X., Nie, G. & Zhang, T., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Applied Mechanics, Transactions ASME. 86, 1, 0110081.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hamiltonians
stiffness
eigenvalues
Stiffness
energy methods
1 Citation (Scopus)

Three-dimensional pitching panel wake: Lagrangian analysis and momentum distribution from experiments

Kumar, R., King, J. T. & Green, M. A., Jan 1 2019, In : AIAA Journal. 57, 9, p. 3701-3715 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Momentum
Experiments
Fish
Animals
Strouhal number
2 Citations (Scopus)
Product development
Data mining
Aircraft
Engineers
Communication
1 Citation (Scopus)

Toward the realization of a highly integrated, multidisciplinary, multifidelity design environment

Bryson, D. E., Haimes, R. & Dannenhoffer, J. F., Jan 1 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc, AIAA, (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

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

Physics
Geometry
Conceptual design
Numerical models
Aircraft