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• #### 3 dimensional characterizations of the impact damaged fiber reinforced composites ﻿

(American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2013-11-15)
Impact damages on the composites need to be understood thoroughly for the designing, manufacturing and repairing of the aircraft composite parts. Larger diameter of the impactor can create a shallow dent on the outside, ...
• #### A design of experiment study to investigate the effects of hardener concentration, stirring time, and air bubbles on the tensile strength of epoxy resin ﻿

(SAGE Publications Ltd STM, 2022-10-01)
Epoxy is one of the widely used polymeric resin systems in composite industries, which is a two-part resin system that requires the mixing of a hardening agent to trigger the polymerization process. The mixing ratio and ...
• #### A numerical analysis on taper tube hydroforging ﻿

(ASME, 2022-10-30)
Typically, in tube forming, the end cross section is either expanded or reduced, or the tube is bent around a solid mandrel to achieve the desired shape. To reduce the friction generated between the tube and the physical ...
• #### Activated carbons of pistachio and acorn shells for supercapacitor electrodes with TEABF4/PC solutions as electrolytes ﻿

(Springer, 2020-01-14)
The energy demands of the world have been accelerating drastically because of the technological development, population growth and changing in living conditions for a couple of decades. A number of different techniques, ...
• #### Adsorption and capillary condensation in nanogap with nanoposts ﻿

(ASME, 2017)
Adsorption isotherm and adsorption-capillary transition theories have been developed based on homogeneous micro-/nanoporous materials and structures. However, material and structures are often heterogeneous including local ...
• #### Adsorption and capillary transition in heterogeneous nanostructures using Grand Canonical Monte Carlo simulation ﻿

(Elsevier, 2018-08)
Recent emerging nanotechnologies allow for demonstrating heterogeneous nanoporous structures. However, studies on the roles of heterogeneous nanostructures on adsorption and capillary transition are rare. Here, we examine ...
• #### Adsorption-based thermal rectifier ﻿

(American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2015)
Controlling thermal energy transport (thermal diode) for the desired direction is crucial to improve the efficiency of thermal energy transport, conversion, and storage systems as electrical diodes significantly impact on ...
• #### Adsorption-controlled thermal diode: nonequilibrium molecular dynamics simulation ﻿

(American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2016)
A thermal diode is a system controlling the heat transfer preferentially in. one direction. This serves as a basic building block to design advanced thermal management systems in energy saving applications and to provide ...
• #### Adsorption-controlled thermal switch using nonequilibrium molecular dynamics simulation ﻿

(ASME, 2016)
A thermal switch is a system to control the heat transfer "on/off" for the desired functionalities, and this serves as a basic building block to design advanced thermal management systems in various applications including ...
• #### Advanced nanomaterials and nanotechnologies for solar energy ﻿

(Hindawi Limited, 2019)
As the world faces serious energy challenges, the development and implementation of renewable energy technologies become increasingly important. Solar energy resource dwarfs all other renewable and fossil-based energy ...
• #### Advanced recycled materials for economic production of fire resistant fabrics ﻿

(ASME, 2018)
Fire protective clothing is crucial in many applications, in military/government (Navy, Marine Corps, Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Law Enforcement) and industry (working with furnaces, casting, machining and welding). ...
• #### Albumin-based micro-composite drug carriers with dual chemo-agents for targeted breast cancer treatment ﻿

(SAGE Publications, 2015-07)
Albumin-based drug-carrying micro-composite spheres were fabricated and studied to evaluate their potentials for breast cancer treatment. Magnetic nanoparticles and albumin were incorporated within poly(D l-lactide-co-glycolide) ...
• #### Albumin-based nanocomposite spheres for advanced drug delivery systems ﻿

(John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2014-01)
A novel drug delivery system incorporating human serum albumin, poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid, magnetite nanoparticles, and therapeutic agent(s) was developed for potential application in the treatment of diseases such as ...
• #### Algebraic insight on the concomitant motion of 3RPS and 3PRS PKMs ﻿

(Springer, 2020-04-21)
This study presents an algebraic method to detect, count, and identify concomitant motions of parallel robots at the velocity level. The pose and orientation of moving platform of parallel manipulators (PMs) with f-DOF ...
• #### All-soluble all-iron aqueous redox-flow battery ﻿

(American Chemical Society, 2016-07)
The rapid growth of intermittent renewable energy (e.g., wind and solar) demands low-cost and large-scale energy storage systems for smooth and reliable power output, where redox-flow batteries (RFBs) could find their ...
• #### Ammonia-mediated CO$_2$ capture and direct electroreduction to formate ﻿

(American Chemical Society, 2022-11-14)
Direct electrochemical conversion of CO$_2$ capture solutions (instead of gaseous CO$_2$) to valuable chemicals can circumvent the energy-intensive CO$_2$ regeneration and pressurization steps, but the performance ...
• #### An exact analytical solution for dynamic loads generated by lubricated long journal bearings ﻿

(Elsevier B.V., 2023-05-01)
Gümbel's solution is utilized by most of the literature addressing the imperfect lubricated joint problem in multibody mechanical systems, this solution involves several approximations in evaluating the lubricant forces. ...
• #### Analysis and optimization of controlling parameters during impingement of single un-bound jet ﻿

(Begell House Inc., 2018-07-01)
Convective heat transfer coefficient and its interdependency with various key parameters are analyzed. Air is used as the working fluid impinging on the flat surface. A thorough investigation of velocity and temperature ...
• #### Analysis of a series of urban-scale chlorine dispersion experiments and implications on indoor health consequences ﻿

(Elsevier Ltd, 2019-09-01)
In the United States, industrial compounds are routinely transported by rail in pressurized vessels, often near urban areas. A rupture of a vessel, for example due to a derailment, can result in the rapid release of a ...
• #### Analysis of friction stir welding tool offset on the bonding and properties of al–mg–si alloy t-joints ﻿

(MDPI, 2021-06-28)
Research on T-configuration aluminum constructions effectively decreases fuel consumption, increases strength, and develops aerial structures. In this research, the effects of friction stir welding (FSW) tool offset (TO) ...