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    • Battery energy storage-based strategy for suppressing wind farm's subsynchronous oscillation 

      Yang, Lin; Zhang, Xiaohan; Pang, Chengzong (IEEE, 2019-10)
      In this paper, the battery energy storage supplementary damping control is introduced to suppress the subsynchronous oscillation of DFIG-based wind farm interfaced with series compensation. Firstly, the conventional control ...
    • Battery prognostics using a self-cognizant dynamic system approach 

      Bai, Guangxing; Wang, Pingfeng (IEEE, 2015)
      This paper proposes a new self-cognizant dynamic system approach for Battery PHM, that incorporates an artificial neural network model into a dual extended Kalman filter (DEKF) algorithm. A feed-forward neural network ...
    • A Bayesian approach for verifying process improvement 

      Safaie, Nasser (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2009-05-01)
      This research is an effort to introduce the Bayesian approach as a tool for evaluating process adjustments aimed at causing a shift to the process average. This is usually encountered in scenarios where the process is found ...
    • BCC-Phased PdCu Alloy as a highly active electrocatalyst for hydrogen oxidation in alkaline electrolytes 

      Qiu, Yang; Xin, Le; Li, Yawei; McCrum, Ian T.; Guo, Fangmin; Ma, Tao; Ren, Yang; Liu, Qi; Zhou, Lin; Gu, Shuang; Janik, Michael J.; Li, Wenzhen (American Chemical Society, 2018-11-05)
      Anion-exchange membrane fuel cells hold promise to greatly reduce cost by employing nonprecious metal cathode catalysts. More efficient anode catalysts are needed, however, to improve the sluggish hydrogen oxidation reaction ...
    • Beacon deployment guide: A study on bluetooth low energy beacon infrastructure setup for indoor way-finding 

      Sharma, Anup (Wichita State University, 2019-07)
      With the recent technological advancement in providing exploratory and navigational aids to individuals, especially people with visual impairments, in an indoor area, usage of different kind of markers at Point-of-Interest ...
    • Beacon-based wayfinding for people with disabilities 

      Cheraghi, Seyed Ali (Wichita State University, 2019-07)
      There are currently few options for navigational aids for people with disabilities, specially those who are the blind and visually impaired (BVI) in indoor spaces and around buildings. Indoor environments can be geographically ...
    • Beam engine powered circular sawing machine 

      Rahman, Khan Habeeb Ur (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
      In this project, the output of a Beam Engine is used to drive a circular saw to cut timber. Here, instead of the rotating fly wheel, it is intended to have a rotating circular saw. This rotating circular saw is used to ...
    • Bearing response test for the polymer matrix composite laminates: Optimization of displacement gage position 

      Narayana, Mohan Mittur (Wichita State University, 2008-05)
      This thesis deals with composite joints with single shear tensile loading for a single piece specimen. The bearing response data from single shear test using a single piece specimen has been extensively used in the development ...
    • Benefit assessment of water-heater management on residential demand response: an event driven approach 

      Gholizadeh, Abbas; Aravinthan, Visvakumar (IEEE, 2016)
      Analysis, modeling and development of residential demand response schemes are vital for the next generation active distribution systems. Among residential level deferrable loads thermally controllable loads have shown a ...
    • The benefits of magnetic/protein targeted drug delivery in treating skin cancer in-vivo 

      Misak, Heath Edward; Abedin, Farhana; Man, Michelle; Herring, Jennifer (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2011-05-04)
      Skin cancer represents the most common type of cancers, and is life threatening without treatment. People with light skin, genetic diseases and high exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UVR) are at a high risk of developing ...
    • BESS scores observed in real time versus with slow-motion video recording 

      Stern, Danielle C.; Amick, Ryan Zackary; Jansen, Samantha D.; Jorgensen, Michael J.; Patterson, Jeremy A. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014-05)
      The Balance Error Scoring System (BESS) is a subjective clinical balance assessment frequently used by various healthcare providers. A test administrator records the number of pre-defined errors committed by the test subject ...
    • Best effort query answering for mediators with union views 

      Papri, Rowshon Jahan (Wichita State University, 2011-07)
      Consider an SQL query that involves joins of several relations, optionally followed by selections and/or projections. It can be represented by a conjunctive datalog query Q without negation or arithmetic subgoals. We ...
    • Bias of facial analysis at NIR spectrum 

      Neas, Brian (Wichita State University, 2022-05)
      This paper investigates the effectiveness of using NIR images to mitigate bias in facial recognition and gender classification systems. Two datasets, CASIA-Africa and Notre Dame (ND-VIL) were combined to create a dataset ...
    • Bidirectional leaf trajectory optimization approaches for dynamic delivery of intensity-modulated radiotherapy plans 

      Mirzapourrezaei, Seyedali; Salari, Ehsan (WILEY, 2017-06-14)
      Purpose: Traditionally, unidirectional leaf-sweeping schemes have beenused for dynamic deliver y of intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) plans.This research investigates the potential benefits of bidirectional ...
    • Big bang, small bucks; effective use of low-cost CAD packages 

      Pendse, Ravi; Johnson, Everett L. (IEEE, 1996-11-06)
      At Wichita State University the authors have implemented an undergraduate three-course sequence in digital system design and computer architecture. Key to the success of these courses are two inexpensive yet very effective ...
    • Bio-functional nano-coatings on metallic biomaterials 

      Mahapatro, Anil (Elsevier B.V., 2015-10-01)
      Metals and their alloys have been widely used in all aspects of science, engineering and medicine. Metals in biomedical devices are used due to their inertness and structural functions. They are generally preferred over ...
    • Bio-inspired artificial muscle structure for integrated sensing and actuation 

      Ye, Zhihang; Faisal, Md. Shahnewaz Sabit; Asmatulu, Ramazan; Chen, Zheng (SPIE, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2015-04-01)
      In this paper, a novel artificial muscle/tendon structure is developed for achieving bio-inspired actuation and self-sensing. The hybrid structure consists of a dielectric elastomer (DE) material connected with carbon ...
    • Bio-inspired robotic fish propelled by multiple artificial fins 

      Hou, Piqi; Ye, Zhihang; Chen, Zheng (American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2017)
      With advances in actuation and sensing, smart materials has drawn a growing attention from researchers in under water robotic fish. In this paper, a compact, noiseless, and untethered biomimetic robotic fish propelled by ...
    • Bio-thermal battery for ICDs 

      Moontasir, Hanief; Ravigururajan, Tiruvadi S. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2006-04-28)
    • Biocompatibility and biofunctionality evaluations of metallic scaffolds for bone tissue engineering 

      Hlaing, Hay Mar (Wichita State University, 2015-12)
      Bone grafting has been widely and successfully used in biomedical fields. Current methods of bone grafting that have been used in medical fields are autografting, allografting, and xenografting but there is a limitation ...