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traditional and nontraditional manufacturing
1. Investigating the Effect of Cutting Condition on the Plastic Energy in Turning Process of AISI 1050

Mohammad Meghdad Fallah; Seyyed Reza Hamzeloo

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 1-8

  Reducing energy consumption is a demanding issue considering the limited available energy resources and increasing environmental pollution. On the other hand, industry consumes a huge amount of energy, and manufacturing processes are the most energy consuming portions of the industry. Machining issues ...  Read More

advanced manufacturing technology
2. Study of the Early Development Factors of Failure in Valves of Reciprocating Compressors by Experimental and Numerical Simulation

Mostafa Sayahbadkhor; Ali Mozafari; Alireza Naddaf Oskouei

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 9-18

  Nowadays most of reciprocating compressors have one - way valves that act by difference pressure between behind and front of valves. In this article, experimental and numerical studying of one - way valves in reciprocating compressors was done. In this experimental tests, one – way valve with two ...  Read More

Mechanical Engineering
3. Investigating the Tribological Behavior of Diesel-biodiesel Blends with Nanoparticle Additives under Short-term Tests

Hossein Khorshidnia; Alireza Shirneshan

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 19-24

  The addition of nanoparticles to lubricant is effective for the reduction of wear and friction in the mechanical system. In this research, the effects of additions of copper oxide nanoparticle nanoparticles on lubrication behavior of biodiesel-diesel fuel blends were investigated by using a four-ball ...  Read More

4. Optimizing Friction Stir Welding Process for Enhancing Strength and Hardness using Taguchi Multi-Objective Function Method

Sajjad Khaki; Ali Heidari; Amin Kolahdooz

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 25-33

  As a solid-state welding method, friction stir welding is widely employed for welding aluminium alloys. An important subject in this regard is the optimal adjustment of the parameters to maximize the ultimate tensile strength and the surface hardness. Four parameters have been selected for the multi-objective ...  Read More

5. Optimization of AZ61 Mg Alloy Resistance Spot Welding using Response Surface Method

Afshin Lotfi; Davood Afshari; Zuheir Barsoum

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 35-41

  The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of resistance spot welding (RSW) parameters on nugget size and ultimate strength of Magnesium alloy sheets AZ61 under tensile-shear test. In this study microstructural examination and hardness measurements were carried out on the welded samples. ...  Read More

advanced manufacturing technology
6. Data-based Probe for Bearing Balls using Design Expert with Biodegradable Media

Saurabh Malpotra

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 43-50

  This paper discusses about the lapping process for both metallic and non-metallic materials. The experiments were carried out based on the RSM design of experiments (DOE) approach to investigate the effect of their parameters on the lapping quality of ball bearing, for predicting the new results. This ...  Read More

7. Efficiency Estimation of Olefin Furnaces in Order to Provide Methods for Increasing the Efficiency

Jamaledin Binanejad; Amir Homayoon Meghdadi Isfahani

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 51-62

  Despite the growing trend in the petrochemical industry in the country, the industry has faced challenges and accomplishments. One of the most important challenges in the petrochemical industry is energy management in the refinery. Fajr Jam refinery is designed to refine part of sour gas produced from ...  Read More

composite materials
8. Vibration Analysis of Different Types of Porous FG Circular Sandwich Plates

Mohsen Rahmani; Younes Mohammadi; Farshad Kakavand

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 63-75

  For the first time, by applying a modified high order sandwich plates theory, vibration behaviour of two types of porous FG circular sandwich plates are investigated. In the first type, the face sheets and in the second one, the core is made of FGM which is modelled by power law rule that is modified ...  Read More

Mechanical Engineering
9. Experimental Investigation of Pool Boiling of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNTs) with Different Grooved Surfaces

Amir Vasei Moghadam; Hamid Reza Goshayeshi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 77-84

  The enhancements in boiling heat transfer can bring immediate benefits to improve the efficiency and cost of heat energy transfer. In this study, heat transfer coefficient in pool boiling of single wall carbon nanotube-water (SWCNTs) at a concentration of 0. 05, 0. 1 and 0. 15 vol. % on smooth and grooved ...  Read More

advanced manufacturing technology
10. Incremental Forming of Polymeric Sheet Printed by Fused Deposition Modeling

Saeid Esmaeili; Mohsen Loh-Mousavi; Sayyed Ali Eftekhari

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 85-91

  Single point incremental forming (SPIF) and fused deposition modeling 3D printing (FDM) are two methods of rapid prototyping. Each method has its own pros and cons. using SPIF method can provide an accurate forming process to shape sheets fabricated by 3D printing with their special characteristics. ...  Read More