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  • Hardware-in-the-loop wind turbine simulation platform for a laboratory feeder model 

    Hardy, Trevor David; Jewell, Ward T. (IEEE, 2014-07)
    As part of a larger project to build a laboratory-based smart grid feeder, there was a need to incorporate renewable energy sources into the feeder model. The goal in this project was to create a hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) ...
  • Head and neck injury analysis due to fall at the aircraft entry door 

    Dhillon, Kyle (Wichita State University, 2007-05)
    Falls are one of the most common causes of injury among young children and have been recognized as a major cause of death and disability worldwide among children 1-3 years old. A characteristic of injuries among very young ...
  • Head impact evaluation onto conventional tempered glass and laminated glass car windows in side impact and rollover accidents 

    Gupta, Naman (Wichita State University, 2013-07)
    The occupant injuries in the side impact crash and rollover are more severe than those in frontal impacts as the occupant is partially or fully ejected through the side window and comes in contact with foreign objects such ...
  • Health diagnostics using multi-attribute classification fusion 

    Wang, Pingfeng; Tamilselvan, Prasanna; Hu, Chao (Elsevier Ltd., 2014-06)
    This paper presents a classification fusion approach for health diagnostics that can leverage the strengths of multiple member classifiers to form a robust classification model. The developed approach consists of three ...
  • Heuristics for energy efficient vehicle routing problem 

    Talaei, Majid (Wichita State University, 2012-12)
    US logistics cost of 1.397 trillion dollars in 2007, which stands for more that 10 percent of the total GDP of the country justifies any attempt of reducing it. Transportation followed by inventory-carrying and logistics ...
  • Hexaferrite slant and slot MIMO antenna element for mobile devices 

    Abo, Gavin S.; Hong, Yang-Ki; Syslo, Ryan; Lee, Jaejin; Lee, Woncheol; Kwon, Hyuck M.; Jayasooriya, Chandana K. K. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013-03)
    A hexaferrite slant and slot multiple-input multiple-output antenna with miniature antenna elements was simulated, fabricated, and characterized for antenna performance. Measured return loss and isolation were -33.9/-26.6 ...
  • High Rayleigh number flows in a cubical enclosure 

    Bende, Balaraju (Wichita State University, 2010-12)
    The current study was undertaken with an intention to verify and extend the boundaries of the work produced by Xia & Murthy [24] and Vargas [23] on natural convective flows inside a cubical enclosure to observe the transition ...
  • High resolution joint time delay and frequency estimation 

    Heba, S.; Hiren, G.; Qasaymeh, M.M.; Nizar, T.; Sawan, M. Edwin; Pendse, Ravi (IEEE, 2009-03-30)
    Joint Time Delay and Frequency Estimation (JTDFE) problem of complex sinusoidal signals received at two separated sensors is an attractive problem that has been studied for many engineering applications. In this paper, the ...
  • High-efficiency ferrite meander antenna (HEMA) for LTE applications 

    Jayasooriya, Chandana K. K.; Kwon, Hyuck M.; Syslo, Ryan; Hong, Yang-Ki; Lee, Jaejin; Abo, Gavin S. (IEEE, 2012-10-29)
    This paper presents a high-efficiency ferrite meander antenna (HEMA), which can be used to realize a 2 x 2 multiple-input-multiple-output (MIMO) communication system when it is used both at the transmitter and the receiver ...
  • High-order incompressible Navier-stokes equations solver for blood flow 

    Khurshid, Hassan (Wichita State University, 2012-07)
    A high-order finite difference solver was written to solve the incompressible Navier-Stokes (NS) equations and was applied to analyze the blood flow. First, a computer code was written to solve incompressible Navier- Stokes ...
  • High-temperature cross-linking of carbon nanotube multi-yarn using polyvinylpyrrolidone as a binding agent 

    Misak, Heath Edward; Asmatulu, Ramazan; Whitman, J.; Mall, S. (American Scientific Publishers, 2015-03)
    Carbon nanotube (CNT) multi-yarn was cross-linked together at elevated temperatures using a polymer, with the intent of improving their strength and electrical conductivity. They were functionalized using an acid treatment ...
  • Highly hydrophilic electrospun fibers for the filtration of micro and nanosize particles treated with coagulants 

    Muppalla, Harish (Wichita State University, 2011-12)
    Electrospinning has been widely used in the last decade for research in the field of nanotechnology because of its ability to create sub-micron to nanoscale fibers. In this research work, hydrophilic nanofiber membranes ...
  • Hospital radiology department overhead energy estimation 

    Esmaeili, Mohammad Amin; Jahromi, Ashkan S.; Twomey, Janet M.; Yildirim, Mehmet Bayram; Overcash, Michael; Dominquez, Fernando; Thomas, Nicholas; Mcadam, Ashlee (IEEE, 2011-05)
    The interest in the energy management is found in every sector of the economy. This is true of the commercial sector which includes the healthcare industry. The focus of this study is on estimating the overhead energy ...
  • A hybrid approach to forecasting wind power using Artificial Neural Networks and Numeric Weather Prediction 

    Pfeifer, Mark B. (Wichita State University, 2011-07)
    A methodology to forecast wind power production 24 hours ahead is developed using a hybrid approach of an artificial neural network (ANN) and numerical weather prediction (NWP). The methodology is simple and designed to ...
  • A hybrid direct-automatic differentiation method for the computation of independent sensitivities in multibody systems 

    Callejo, Alfonso; Garcia de Jalon, Javier (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2014-12-21)
    The usefulness of sensitivity analyses in mechanical engineering is very well-known. Interesting examples of sensitivity analysis applications include the computation of gradients in gradient-based optimization methods and ...
  • A hybrid scheme for the numerical simulation of shock/discontinuity problems 

    Mahmoudnejad, Niloufar; Hoffmann, Klaus A. (Taylor & Francis, 2011)
    To address accuracy issues for direct numerical simulation, a hybrid scheme based on the weighted compact scheme (WCS) and weighted essentially non-oscillatory (WENO) scheme is developed. The new hybrid method incorporates ...
  • Hydrodynamic behavior of magnetic nanocomposite spheres under magnetic fields 

    Wamocha, Humphrey Lusenaka; Asmatulu, Ramazan; Ravigururajan, Tiruvadi S. (American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2012)
    In the present study, drug carrying magnetic nanocomposite spheres were fabricated using oil-in-oil emulsion/solvent evaporation method and characterized via different techniques. The spheres with a diameter of 200 nm and ...
  • I-ALOHA: intelligent ALOHA protocol for efficient RFID tag reading 

    Alavi, Khubaib Ahmad (Wichita State University, 2011-05)
    Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) has made a revolutionary mark in identifying and tracking number of different industry objects, which has reduced the manual tracking to much higher extent. The key problem which is ...
  • I-broadcast: broadcasting scheme for vehicular ad-hoc networks 

    Srikumar, Aravind (Wichita State University, 2010-05)
    With the rapid development of wireless technology and the wide availability of low cost wireless devices, the domain of mobile computer networks has expanded in the recent past. Mobile ad-hoc networks promise to be the ...
  • Ice particle trajectory simulation 

    Suares, Ian Greg (Wichita State University, 2005-12)
    Large ice particles shed from an airframe can cause damage to downstream aerodynamic surfaces and aft mounted engines. A simulation tool was developed to compute the trajectories of shed ice particles and determine the ...