Advances in Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering (AMME): 6 Volumes

Series Editor(s): J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
ISSN: 2328-8205|EISSN: 2328-823X
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With its aid in the creation of smartphones, cars, medical imaging devices, and manufacturing tools, the mechatronics engineering field is in high demand. Mechatronics aims to combine the principles of mechanical, computer, and electrical engineering together to bridge the gap of communication between the different disciplines.

The Advances in Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering (AMME) Book Series provides innovative research and practical developments in the field of mechatronics and mechanical engineering. This series covers a wide variety of application areas in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer and software engineering; essential for academics, practitioners, researchers, and industry leaders.

Topics Covered

  • Autonomous Systems
  • Bioengineering Materials
  • Biologically Inspired Robotics
  • Computational Mechanics
  • Computer-Based Manufacturing
  • Control Methodologies
  • Control Systems Modelling and Analysis
  • Design and Manufacture
  • Intelligent Navigation
  • Intelligent Sensing
  • Manufacturing Methodologies
  • Mechanisms and machines
  • Medical robotics
  • Micro and nanomechanics
  • Nanomaterials and nanomanufacturing
  • Sustainable and green manufacturing
  • Tribology and surface engineering
  • Vibration and acoustics

Titles in Series

Numerical and Analytical Solutions for Solving Nonlinear Equations in Heat Transfer
D.D. Ganji (Babol University, Iran), Roghayeh Abbasi Talarposhti (Babol University, Iran)
Copyright © 2018. 200 pages.
Engineering applications offer benefits and opportunities across a range of different industries and fields. By developing effective methods of analysis, results and...
Nanofluid Technologies and Thermal Convection Techniques
Ramesh Chand (Government Arya Degree College Nurpur (HP), India)
Copyright © 2017. 229 pages.
Emerging developments in nanofluid research have enhanced its range of various industrial applications. When implemented effectively, the use of such fluids offer nu...
Mathematical Concepts and Applications in Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics
Mangey Ram (Graphic Era University, India), J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2017. 495 pages.
The application of mathematical concepts has proven to be beneficial within a number of different industries. In particular, these concepts have created significant...
Handbook of Research on Advances and Applications in Refrigeration Systems and Technologies
Pedro Dinis Gaspar (University of Beira Interior, Portugal), Pedro Dinho da Silva (University of Beira Interior, Portugal)
Copyright © 2015. 924 pages.
In recent years, the sustainability and safety of perishable foods has become a major consumer concern, and refrigeration systems play an important role in the proce...
Engineering Creative Design in Robotics and Mechatronics
Maki K. Habib (The American University in Cairo, Egypt), J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2013. 366 pages.
While technologies continue to advance in different directions, there still holds a constant evolution of interdisciplinary development. Robotics and mechatronics is...
Computational Methods for Optimizing Manufacturing Technology: Models and Techniques
J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2012. 395 pages.
As manufacturing technology and its applications become more complex and beyond the scope of conventional approaches, there has been considerable interest in develop...

Editor(s) Biography

J. Paulo Davim received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering in 1997, M.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering (materials and manufacturing processes) in 1991, Licentiate degree (5 years) in Mechanical Engineering in 1986, from the University of Porto (FEUP), the Aggregate title from the University of Coimbra in 2005 and a D.Sc. from London Metropolitan University in 2013. He is Eur Ing and Senior Chartered Engineer by the Portuguese Institution of Engineers with a MBA and Specialist title in Engineering and Industrial Management. Currently, he is Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Aveiro. He has more than 30 years of teaching and research experience in Manufacturing, Materials and Mechanical Engineering with special emphasis in Machining & Tribology. Recently, he has also interest in Management/Industrial Engineering and Higher Education for Sustainability/Engineering Education. He has received several scientific awards. He has worked as evaluator of projects for international research agencies as well as examiner of Ph.D. thesis for many universities. He is the Editor in Chief of several international journals, Guest Editor of journals, books Editor, book Series Editor and Scientific Advisory for many international journals and conferences. Presently, he is an Editorial Board member of 30 international journals and acts as reviewer for more than 80 prestigious Web of Science journals. In addition, he has also published as editor (and co-editor) more than 80 books and as author (and co-author) more than 10 books, 60 book chapters and 350 articles in journals and conferences (more than 200 articles in journals indexed in Web of Science/h-index 35+ and SCOPUS/h-index 44+).