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Ab initio calculation of rarefied flows of helium-neon mixture: classical vs quantum scatterings

Zhu, L., Wu, L., Zhang, Y. & Sharipov, F., 27 Sep 2019, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 145, 11 p., 118765.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neon
Helium
neon
rarefied gases
helium
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Boltzmann equation
Couette flow
slip
accommodation coefficient
Momentum
2 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative study of the DSBGK and DVM methods for low-speed rarefied gas flows

Ho, M. T., Li, J., Wu, L., Reese, J. M. & Zhang, Y., 15 Mar 2019, In : Computers and Fluids. 181, p. 143-159 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flow of gases
Mach number
Program processors
Costs
Statistical methods
4 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative study on the cyclic plasticity and fatigue failure behavior of different subzones in CrNiMoV steel welded joint

Guo, S-J., Wang, R-Z., Chen, H. & Xuan, F-Z., 31 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Mechanical Science. 150, p. 66-78 13 p.

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welded joints
Steel
plastic properties
Plasticity
Welds
3 Citations (Scopus)

Acoustic loading beneath hypersonic transitional and turbulent boundary layers

Ritos, K., Drikakis, D. & Kokkinakis, I. W., 17 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 441, p. 50-62 13 p.

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hypersonic boundary layer
turbulent boundary layer
Hypersonic aerodynamics
Boundary layers
Turbulence

Adaptive multi-population inflationary differential evolution

Di Carlo, M., Vasile, M. & Minisci, E., 15 Jul 2019, In : Soft Computing. 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Differential Evolution
Restart
Evolutionary Computation
Differential Evolution Algorithm
Evolutionary algorithms
hardening
Hardening
Kinematics
kinematics
evaluation

Advances in aeroacoustics research: recent developments and perspectives

Karabasov, S., Ayton, L., Wu, X. & Afsar, M., 25 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Philosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aeroacoustics
aeroacoustics
Aviation
research and development
Research and Development

A fast spectral method for the Uehling-Uhlenbeck equation for quantum gas mixtures: homogeneous relaxation and transport coefficients

Wu, L., 29 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Computational Physics. p. 1-27 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas Mixture
Transport Coefficients
spectral methods
Spectral Methods
Shear Viscosity
2 Citations (Scopus)
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Kinetic theory of gases
Galerkin method
Galerkin methods
kinetic equations
mesh

A kinetic BGK edge-based scheme including vibrational and electronic energy modes for high-Mach flows

Fossati, M., Mogavero, A., Herrera-Montojo, J., Scoggins, J. B. & Magin, T., 15 May 2019, In : Computers and Fluids. 185, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kinetic theory of gases
Mach number
Hypersonic flow
Kinetics
Supersonic flow

A methodology to quantify the geometrical complexity of the abdominal aortic aneurysm

Kyriakou, F., Dempster, W. & Nash, D., 22 Nov 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 12 p., 17379.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Aneurysm
Anatomy
Stents
Transplants

A modified constitutive model for tensile deformation of 9%Cr steel under prior fatigue loading

Zhang, W., Wang, X., Chen, H., Zhang, T. & Gong, J., 30 Sep 2019, In : Mechanics of Materials. 136, 12 p., 103093.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tensile deformation
Steel
Constitutive models
Fatigue damage
steels
8 Citations (Scopus)

A multi-level parallel solver for rarefied gas flows in porous media

Ho, M. T., Zhu, L., Wu, L., Wang, P., Guo, Z., Li, Z-H. & Zhang, Y., 31 Jan 2019, In : Computer Physics Communications. 234, p. 14-25 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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rarefied gases
gas flow
Flow of gases
Porous materials
Kinetic theory of gases
boundary element method
viscous fluids
Finite difference method
Physics
physics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Analysis of a horizontal-axis tidal turbine performance in the presence of regular and irregular waves using two control strategies

Ordonez-Sanchez, S., Allmark, M., Porter, K., Ellis, R., Lloyd, C., Santic, I., O'Doherty, T. & Johnstone, C., 24 Jan 2019, In : Energies. 12, 3, 22 p., 367.

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Turbine
Control Strategy
Irregular
Turbines
Horizontal

An experimental study on the data-driven structural health monitoring of large wind turbine blades using a single accelerometer and actuator

García, D. & Tcherniak, D., 15 Jul 2019, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 127, p. 102-119 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Structural health monitoring
Accelerometers
Wind turbines
Turbomachine blades
Actuators
1 Citation (Scopus)

A note on a design protocol for deoxygenation of water

Zekos, I. & Stack, M. M., 1 Jun 2019, In : Electrochemistry Communications. 103, p. 12-16 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Water
Nitrogen
Electrochemical corrosion
Pressurization
Communication
1 Citation (Scopus)
Strain hardening
Fatigue of materials
Cyclic loads
Materials properties
Temperature
2 Citations (Scopus)

A numerical formulation and algorithm for limit and shakedown analysis of large-scale elastoplastic structures

Peng, H., Liu, Y. & Chen, H., 31 Jan 2019, In : Computational Mechanics . 63, 1, p. 1-22 22 p.

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Elasto-plastic
Multiplier
Formulation
Mathematical programming
Stiffness matrix
4 Citations (Scopus)

Application of discrete unified gas kinetic scheme to thermally induced nonequilibrium flows

Zhu, L. & Guo, Z., 30 Oct 2019, In : Computers and Fluids. 193, 12 p., 103613.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Kinetic theory of gases
Creep
Hot Temperature
Temperature

A relaxed multi-direct-forcing immersed boundary-cascaded lattice Boltzmann method accelerated on GPU

Zhang, Y., Pan, G., Zhang, Y. & Haeri, S., 4 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Computer Physics Communications.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delta functions
Shear flow
Enclosures
Sedimentation
Linear systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessing the performance potential of climate adaptive greenhouse shells

Lee, C., Hoes, P., Cóstola, D. & Hensen, J. L. M., 15 May 2019, In : Energy. 175, p. 534-545 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Greenhouses
Profitability
Energy conservation
Agriculture
Crops
Glass fibers
Pyrolysis
Composite materials
Processing
Polypropylenes
3 Citations (Scopus)

A versatile lattice Boltzmann model for immiscible ternary fluid flows

Yu, Y., Liu, H., Liang, D. & Zhang, Y., 15 Jan 2019, In : Physics of Fluids. 31, 1, 14 p., 012108.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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fluid flow
interfacial tension
fluids
shear flow
triangles

Burst pressures of high density polyethylene (HDPE) pipes considering the notch effect: testing and prediction

Zheng, X., Wang, J. & Chen, H., 5 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Testing and Evaluation. 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Polyethylene
High density polyethylenes
Pipe
Testing
Fracture toughness

Characterisation of the eddy dissipation model for the analysis of hydrogen-fuelled scramjets

Hoste, J. J. O. E., Fossati, M., Taylor, I. J. & Gollan, R. J., 1 Apr 2019, In : Aeronautical Journal. 123, 1262, p. 536-565 30 p.

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Hydrogen
Fuel injection
Kinetics
Struts
Combustors
1 Citation (Scopus)

Combining mathematical modelling with in vitro experiments to predict in vivo drug-eluting stent performance

McKittrick, C. M., McKee, S., Kennedy, S., Oldroyd, K., Wheel, M., Pontrelli, G., Dixon, S., McGinty, S. & McCormick, C., 10 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Controlled Release. 303, p. 151-161 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug-Eluting Stents
Stents
Sirolimus
Theoretical Models
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Constraint modified time dependent failure assessment diagram (TDFAD) based on C(t)-A2(t) theory for creep crack

Dai, Y., Liu, Y., Qin, F., Chao, Y. J. & Chen, H., 25 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Mechanical Sciences.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Creep
cracks
diagrams
Cracks
Toughness

Creep-fatigue endurance of a superheater tube plate under non-isothermal loading and multi-dwell condition

Cho, N-K., Wang, R-Z., Ma, Z., Chen, H. & Xuan, F-Z., 31 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Mechanical Science. 161-162, 30 p., 105048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Superheater tubes
dwell
endurance
Creep
Durability
1 Citation (Scopus)

CubeSat-based passive bistatic radar for space situational awareness: a feasibility study

Persico, A. R., Kirkland, P., Clemente, C., Soraghan, J. J. & Vasile, M., 28 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems. 55, 1, p. 476-485 10 p., 8387455.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Orbits
Radar
Satellites
Space debris
Radar systems
Titanium
Plasticity
Creep
Composite materials
High temperature applications

Demonstrating developments in high-fidelity analytical radiation force modelling methods for spacecraft with a new model for GPS IIR/IIR-M

Bhattarai, S., Ziebart, M., Allgeier, S., Grey, S., Springer, T., Harrison, D. & Li, Z., 30 Sep 2019, 93, 9, p. 1515-1528 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Spacecraft
Global positioning system
Orbits
Radiation
Statistics
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current velocity
velocity profile
turbine
Turbines
energetics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Design of laser welding applied to T joints between steel and aluminium

Meco, S., Ganguly, S., Williams, S. & McPherson, N., 30 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 268, p. 132-139 8 p.

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Laser beam welding
Steel
Aluminum
Laser beam effects
Intermetallics
4 Citations (Scopus)

Detection and measurement of impacts in composite structures using a self-powered triboelectric sensor

Garcia, C., Trendafilova, I. & Sanchez de Rio, J., 28 Feb 2019, In : Nano Energy. 56, p. 443-453 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Composite structures
Sensors
Aircraft
Birds
Composite materials

Determining the impact of VAWT farm configurations on power output

Barnes, A. & Hughes, B., 22 May 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 143, p. 1111-1120 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Farms
Turbines
Fish
Wind power
Flow of fluids

Direct multiple shooting transcription with polynomial algebra for optimal control problems under uncertainty

Greco, C., Di Carlo, M., Vasile, M. & Epenoy, R., 7 Dec 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Acta Astronautica. 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Shooting
Polynomial Algebra
Transcription
Algebra
Optimal Control Problem
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optimal control
Optimal Control Problem
Nonlinear programming
Nonlinear Programming
nonlinear programming
3 Citations (Scopus)

Discrete unified gas kinetic scheme for flows of binary gas mixture based on the McCormack model

Zhang, Y., Zhu, L., Wang, P. & Guo, Z., 3 Jan 2019, In : Physics of Fluids. 31, 1, 20 p., 017101.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kinetic theory of gases
Binary mixtures
Gas mixtures
binary mixtures
gas mixtures
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of friction stir welding tool design on welding thermal efficiency

Li, H., Gao, J., Li, Q., Galloway, A. & Toumpis, A., 17 Feb 2019, In : Science and Technology of Welding and Joining. 24, 2, p. 156-162 7 p.

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friction stir welding
Friction stir welding
thermodynamic efficiency
welding
Welding

Effect of non-parallel mean flow on the acoustic spectrum of heated supersonic jets: explanation of 'jet quietening'

Afsar, M. Z., Sescu, A. & Sassanis, V., 21 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Physics of Fluids B. 55 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Acoustics
acoustics
Fluxes
jet aircraft noise
noise prediction

Effect of wall transpiration and heat transfer on Görtler vortices in high-speed flows

Sescu, A., Al-aziz, R. & Afsar, M., 31 Mar 2019, In : AIAA Journal. 57, 3, p. 1159-1171 13 p.

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Transpiration
Vortex flow
Heat transfer
Shear stress
Boundary layers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of edge-stiffened web openings on the behaviour of cold-formed steel channel sections under compression

Chen, B., Roy, K., Uzzaman, A., Raftery, G. M., Nash, D., Clifton, G. C., Pouladi, P. & Lim, J. B. P., 30 Nov 2019, In : Thin-Walled Structures. 144, 21 p., 106307.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steel
Axial compression
Plastics
Finite element method
Defects
1 Citation (Scopus)

Energy yield assessment from ocean currents in the insular shelf of Cozumel Island

Alcérreca-Huerta, J. C., Encarnacion, J. I., Ordoñez-Sánchez, S., Callejas-Jiménez, M., Gallegos Diez Barroso, G., Allmark, M., Mariño-Tapia, I., Silva Casarín, R., O'Doherty, T., Johnstone, C. & Carrillo, L., 15 May 2019, In : Journal of Marine Science and Engineering. 7, 5, 18 p., 147.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ocean currents
Flow velocity
flow velocity
energy
Bathymetry
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Stents
Stiffness
Grafts
Error analysis
Numerical models

Evaluation of injection moulded natural fibre-polyolefin for potential in automotive applications

Thomason, J. & Rudeiros Fernandez, J. L., 8 Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Materials Today: Proceedings.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural fibers
Polypropylenes
Polyolefins
Coupling agents
Fibers
3 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of the effect of various prior creep-fatigue interaction damages on subsequent tensile and creep properties of 9%Cr steel

Zhang, W., Wang, X., Chen, H., Zhang, T. & Gong, J., 1 Aug 2019, In : International Journal of Fatigue. 125, p. 440-453 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steel
Creep
Fatigue
Damage
Fatigue of materials
5 Citations (Scopus)
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friction stir welding
Friction stir welding
Steel
Stainless Steel
Manganese

Evolution of microstructure during double-sided friction stir welding of microalloyed steel

Baker, T. N., Rahimi, S., Wei, B., He, K. & McPherson, N. A., 30 Jun 2019, In : Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A. 50, 6, p. 2748–2764 17 p.

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friction stir welding
Friction stir welding
Steel
Ferrite
ferrites