Department of Mechanical Engineering

Research Output 1978 2019

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2018
Biopsy
Needles
Fracture toughness
2017

Analysis and validations of optical image stabilization actuator for cellphone camera modules

Hsieh, C. L., Wang, H. Y., Chang, Y. H. & Liu, C-S., 2017 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

modules
stabilization
actuators
cameras
launching

Combustion behavior of partial substitution of solid fossil fuel by biomass

Hou, S. S., Huang, W. C. & Lin, T-H., 2017 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

fossil fuels
Coal
biomass
Fossil fuels
coal
1 Citation (Scopus)

Experimental study on velocity deficits of near-limit detonation waves initiated in narrow channels

Xiong, Y., Chan, H. P., Wu, M-H., Qin, J. & Chen, C. F., 2017 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

detonation waves
Detonation
detonation
deflagration
equivalence

Thermogravimetric analysis of sludge pyrolysis oil mixed with heavy fuel oil

Chatelier, S., Kuan, Y. H., Chen, G. B., Lin, H. T. & Lin, T-H., 2017 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fuel Oils
fuel oils
Residual fuels
sludge
Fuel oils

The study of fire resistance of building integrated photovoltaics

Yang, M. T., Liou, Y. L., Chen, C. K., Lee, H. K., Lin, T-H., Tsai, C. F., Lei, M. Y. & Wang, T. C., 2017 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

flammability
Fire resistance
Fires
modules
Calcium Sulfate
2015

Assembly and reaction characterization of a novel Al/CuO nanothermite shell on a copper wire

Chiang, Y. C. & Wu, M-H., 2015 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Copper
Wire

Charaterization of pressure evolutions during flame acceleration and ddt in a thin channel

Chen, Z. E. & Wu, M-H., 2015 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Synthesis of carbon nano-materials in methane-ethylene jet diffusion flames modulated by acoustic excitation

Sari, S. K., Hu, W. C., Hou, S. S. & Lin, T-H., 2015 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Methane
Carbon
Acoustics
ethylene
2014

3-D numerical heat transfer for confined turbulent twin circular jets impinging on an inclined moving plate

Jang, J-Y. & Huang, J. C., 2014 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nusselt number
Heat transfer
Water
2013

Design a free-space fiber coil gyroscope using Mueller matrix

Lo, Y-L., Yen, C. C., Chung, Y. F., Lin, H. H. & Liu, R. Y., 2013 May 27, p. 105-107. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Gyroscopes
Fibers
Polarization
Fiber optics

Numerical study on oxy-co-firing of pulverized coal and rice straw in a 300kW research furnace

Lin, P. S., Chen, Z. E. & Wu, M-H., 2013 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Straw
Furnaces
Coal
Flow simulation
Chemical analysis

Thermal and electrical performance of a PV module integrated with microencapsulated phase change material

Ho, C-J., Tanuwijaya, A. O. & Lai, C., 2013 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Phase change materials
Facades
Temperature control
Melting point
Aspect ratio
Nanocapsules
Suspensions
Water
Heat sinks
Urea formaldehyde resins
2012
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of compression distribution on PEMFC stacks using reformate as fuel

Huang, K. J., Chen, C. Y., Hwang, S-J. & Lai, W-H., 2012 Jan 1, p. 234-243. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Diffusion in gases
Proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFC)
Pressure distribution
Compaction
Fuel cells
2011

Analyzing thermo-electro-mechanical response of active composites

Lin, C. & Muliana, A., 2011 Dec 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Composite materials
Micromechanics
Ferroelectric materials
Boundary conditions
Temperature
2009
46 Citations (Scopus)

Reconfiguration principles and strategies for reconfigurable mechanisms

Kuo, C. H., Dai, J. S. & Yan, H-S., 2009 Nov 12, p. 1-7. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Topology
14 Citations (Scopus)

Structural analysis and configuration synthesis of mechanisms with variable topologies

Yan, H-S. & Kuo, C. H., 2009 Nov 12, p. 23-31. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Structural analysis
Kinematics
Topology
2008
3 Citations (Scopus)

Design and hand-eye coordination of a humanoid robot

Tsay, J. T-I. & Lai, C. H., 2008 Dec 1, p. 124-129. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

End effectors
Robots
Self organizing maps
Neural networks
Binoculars
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of thickness to grain size ratio on drawability for micro deep drawing of AISI 304 stainless steel

Lee, R-S., Chen, C. H. & Gau, J. T., 2008 Jan 1, p. 183-188. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Deep drawing
Stainless Steel
Stainless steel
Metal foil
Formability
4 Citations (Scopus)

Viscoelastic characterization of soft micropillars for cellular mechanics study

Lin, I. K., Liao, Y. M., Chen, K-S. & Zhang, X., 2008 Jan 1, p. 278-280. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Polydimethylsiloxane
Mechanics
Viscoelasticity
Dynamic mechanical analysis
Compaction
2007

Full-scale analysis on fire characteristics of a furnished office room

Chen, K. J., Su, H. C., Wu, C. W., Pu, J. Y., Lin, T-H., Lai, C., Tsai, M. J. & Chen, C. J., 2007 Dec 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fires
Flashover
Flammable materials
Ignition
Heat flux

Numerical and experimental studies of flow field and heat transfer for high temperature exhaust gas over in-line tube banks

Liu, C. E., Jang, J-Y., Huang, T. S., Wang, P. H. & Chen, C. D., 2007 Dec 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Exhaust gases
Flow fields
Nusselt number
Heat transfer
Recuperators
2006
5 Citations (Scopus)

True 3D numerical simulation for micro injection molding

Yang, W. H., Chang, D., Yang, V., Chang, P. C. & Hwang, S-J., 2006 Jul 10, p. 1270-1274. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Injection molding
Molding
Microstructure
Computer simulation
Experiments
2005
5 Citations (Scopus)

An analytical method for design of compliant grippers with macro/micro manipulation and assembly applications

Lan, C-C. & Lee, K. M., 2005 Nov 16, p. 1023-1028. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Grippers
Macros
Constrained optimization
Finite element method
Fabrication
1 Citation (Scopus)

Extinction theory of spray premixed flames

Hou, S. S. & Lin, T-H., 2005 Dec 1, p. 13-24. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Heat transfer
Heat losses
Gasification
Activation energy
Water
2004
2 Citations (Scopus)

An algorithm for the enumeration of serial and/or parallel combinations of kinematic building blocks

Yan, H-S., Ou, F. M. & Tang, M. F., 2004 Dec 1, p. 773-779. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Building Blocks
Enumeration
Kinematics
Rack
Graph theory

Combustion in meso-scale vortex combustors: Experimental characterization

Wu, M-H., Yetter, R. A. & Yang, V., 2004 Jul 1, p. 12200-12209. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Combustors
Vortex flow
Combustion chambers
Air
Oxygen
5 Citations (Scopus)

Design and implementation of a multi-purpose real-time pan-tilt visual tracking system

Wang, C. K., Cheng, M-Y., Liao, C. H., Li, C. C., Sun, C. Y. & Tsai, M-C., 2004 Dec 1, p. 1079-1084. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Monitoring
Cameras
Experiments

Methane flames in a jet impinging onto a wall

Hsie, W. D., Hou, S. S. & Lin, T-H., 2004 Jan 1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Methane
Fuel burners
Temperature

Using haptic manipulator in a virtual design studio

Leong, I. F., Fang, J-J., Tsai, M. J. & Yen, Y. H., 2004 Dec 1, p. 497-502. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Studios
Manipulators
Virtual reality
Feedback
2003

A pole/zero placement approach to reducing structure vibration in end milling

Wang, J. J. & Huang, C. Y., 2003 Jan 1, p. 515-521. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Poles
Milling cutters
Machine components
Milling (machining)
Analytical models
2 Citations (Scopus)

Neural network model for product end-of-life strategies

Chen, J. L. & Wu, J. N., 2003 Jul 17, p. 159-164. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Neural networks
back propagation
learning
Backpropagation
product
6 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of harmonic force components on regenerative stability in end milling

Wang, J. J., Zheng, C. M. & Huang, C. Y., 2003 Jan 1, p. 103-112. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fourier series
Stability criteria
System stability
Dynamical systems
Computer simulation
2002

A novel 4 × 4 fiber-optic switch based on double-sided mirrors for reconfigurable OADM design

Lo, Y-L. & Chow, Y. T., 2002 Jan 1, p. 199-200. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fiber optics
fiber optics
switches
Switches
mirrors
3 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic approach to the reconstruction of ancient Chinese escapement regulators

Yan, H-S. & Lin, T. Y., 2002 Dec 1, p. 407-414. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Regulator
Mechanism Design
Mechanical clocks
Globe
Clocks
3 Citations (Scopus)

Design and implementation of a real-time pan-tilt visual tracking system

Chen, K. Y., Cheng, M-Y. & Tsai, M-C., 2002 Jan 1, p. 736-741. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Motion estimation
Servomechanisms
2000

Tracking control of an automatic paper joining system: Design and experiments

Tsai, M-C., Wang, Y. S. & Hwang, W-M., 2000 Dec 1, p. 3588-3593. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Joining
Systems analysis
Experiments
Optical sensors
Productivity
1999
1 Citation (Scopus)

Rotor position detection of switched reluctance motors using FM technique

Wang, Y. J., Sun, Y. Y., Huang, C. C. & Tsai, M-C., 1999 Dec 1, p. 939-944. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Reluctance motors
Rotors
Frequency converters
Electric commutation
Sensors
1997
50 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-heat engines, gas turbines, and rocket engines the met microengine project

Epstein, A. H., Senturia, S. D., Al-Midani, O., Anathasuresh, G., Ayon, A., Breuer, K., Chen, K-S., Ehrich, F. F., Esteve, E., Frechette, L., Gauba, G., Ghodssi, R., Groshenry, C., Jacobson, S. A., Kerrebrock, J. L., Lang, J. H., Lin, C. C., London, A., Lopata, J., Mehra, A. & 10 others, Miranda, J. O. M., Nagle, S., Orr, D. J., Piekos, E., Schmidt, M. A., Shirley, G., Spearing, S. M., Tan, C. S., Tzeng, Y. S. & Waitz, L. A., 1997 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Heat engines
Rocket engines
Gas turbines
Turbines
Rotating machinery
155 Citations (Scopus)

Power MEMS and microengines

Epstein, A. H., Senturia, S. D., Anathasuresh, G., Ayon, A., Breuer, K., Chen, K-S., Ehrich, F. E., Gauba, G., Ghodssi, R., Groshenry, C., Jacobson, S., Lang, J. H., Lin, C. C., Mehra, A., Miranda, J. M. & et al, A., 1997 Jan 1, p. 753-756. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

MEMS
Heat engines
Rotating machinery
Turbogenerators
Combustors
1996

Low-order H∞ controller design with an application in flexible servomechanisms

Tsai, C. S., Tsai, M-C. & Sun, Y. Y., 1996 Dec 1, p. 199-203. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Servomechanisms
Controllers
Scattering

Oblique impact and perforation behaviours of AISI 4340 alloy steel plate by hemispherically-tipped tungsten sinter alloys projectile

Lee, W-S. & Lin, C. C., 1996 Jan 1, p. 351-360. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Alloy steel
Projectiles
Tungsten
Perforating
Perforated plates
1994

Application of genetic algorithm for the support location optimization of beams

Wang, B. P. & Chen, J. L., 1994 Dec 1, p. 323-327. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Genetic algorithms
Boundary conditions
Optimal design
2 Citations (Scopus)

Bending vibrations of rotating nonuniform Timoshenko beams with an elastically restrained root

Lee, S-Y. & Lin, S. M., 1994 Dec 1, p. 1-7. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Differential equations
Coriolis force
Buckling
Natural frequencies
Materials properties
1 Citation (Scopus)

Finite element formulation of flexible slider crank mechanism using local coordinates

Fallahi, B., Lai, S. H-Y. & Venkat, C., 1994 Dec 1, p. 309-317. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Computational efficiency
Productivity

Kinematic method for improving motion characteristics of cam-follower systems

Yan, H-S., Tsai, M-C., Hsu, M. H., Fong, M. K. & Hsieh, W. H., 1994 Dec 1, p. 253-260. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Cams
Kinematics
Trajectories

On the surface geometry of variable pitch cylindrical cams with hyperboloidical meshing elements

Kang, Y. H., Wu, F. C., Cheng, H. Y. & Yan, H-S., 1994 Dec 1, p. 115-120. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Cams
Geometry
Gears
Computer program listings

Transient hygrothermal stresses induced in two-dimensional problems by nonlinear theory of coupled heat and moisture

Chen, T-C. & Hwang, B. H., 1994 Dec 1, p. 1-6. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Temperature distribution
Moisture
Inverse transforms
Laplace transforms
Composite materials
1992
15 Citations (Scopus)

Analytical method for locating velocity instantaneous centers

Yan, H-S. & Hsu, M. H., 1992 Dec 1, p. 353-359. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Kinematics