Advances in Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering (AMME): 24 Volumes

Advances in Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering (AMME): 24 Volumes

Series Editor(s): J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
ISSN: 2328-8205|EISSN: 2328-823X
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Description

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

Recent Technologies for Enhancing Performance and Reducing Emissions in Diesel Engines
J. Sadhik Basha (International Maritime College Oman, Oman), R.B. Anand (National Institute of Technology Trichy, India)
Copyright © 2020. 300 pages.
In today’s global context, there has been extensive research conducted in reducing harmful emissions to conserve and protect our environment. In the automobile and p...
Diverse Applications of Organic-Inorganic Nanocomposites: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Gabriele Clarizia (Institute on Membrane Technology (ITM) - CNR, Italy), Paola Bernardo (Institute on Membrane Technology (ITM) - CNR, Italy)
Copyright © 2020. 235 pages.
Nanocomposite materials are multiphase materials where the interactions between the different components are enhanced by their intimate contact. Indeed, this emergin...
Handbook of Research on Artificial Intelligence Applications in the Aviation and Aerospace Industries
Tetiana Shmelova (National Aviation University, Ukraine), Yuliya Sikirda (Flight Academy of National Aviation University, Ukraine), Arnold Sterenharz (EXOLAUNCH GmbH, Germany)
Copyright © 2020. 517 pages.
With the emergence of smart technology and automated systems in today’s world, artificial intelligence (AI) is being incorporated into an array of professions. The a...
Design and Optimization of Sensors and Antennas for Wearable Devices: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Vinod Kumar Singh (S. R. Group of Institutions Jhansi, India), Ratnesh Tiwari (Bhilai Institute of Technology, India), Vikas Dubey (Bhilai Institute of Technology, India), Zakir Ali (IET Bundelkhand University, India), Ashutosh Kumar Singh (Indian Institute of Information Technology, India)
Copyright © 2020. 196 pages.
Wearable continuous monitoring systems are necessary in risky environments such as mining and diving and are especially important in the medical monitoring of patien...
Global Advancements in Connected and Intelligent Mobility: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Fatma Outay (Zayed University, UAE), Ansar-Ul-Haque Yasar (Hasselt University, Belgium), Elhadi Shakshuki (Acadia University, Canada)
Copyright © 2020. 278 pages.
Vehicle accidents on the roads and highways occur every minute of every day, most often resulting in a loss of life or property damage. With advancing technology, ve...
Automated Systems in the Aviation and Aerospace Industries
Tetiana Shmelova (National Aviation University, Ukraine), Yuliya Sikirda (Kirovograd Flight Academy of the National Aviation University, Ukraine), Nina Rizun (Gdansk University of Technology, Poland), Dmytro Kucherov (National Aviation University, Ukraine), Konstantin Dergachov (National Aerospace University – Kharkiv Aviation Institute, Ukraine)
Copyright © 2019. 486 pages.
Air traffic controllers need advanced information and automated systems to provide a safe environment for everyone traveling by plane. One of the primary challenges...
Design, Development, and Optimization of Bio-Mechatronic Engineering Products
Kaushik Kumar (Birla Institute of Technology, India), J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2019. 312 pages.
Biomechanical engineering is involved with creating and producing a variety of products in everyday use, from environmentally safe plastics to various foods, fabrics...
Handbook of Research on Green Engineering Techniques for Modern Manufacturing
M. Uthayakumar (Kalasalingam University, India), S. Aravind Raj (Vellore Institute of Technology, India), Tae Jo Ko (Yeungnam University, South Korea), S. Thirumalai Kumaran (Kalasalingam University, India), J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2019. 403 pages.
Green manufacturing has developed into an essential aspect of contemporary manufacturing practices, calling for environmentally friendly and sustainable techniques....
Non-Conventional Machining in Modern Manufacturing Systems
Kaushik Kumar (Birla Institute of Technology, India), Nisha Kumari (Birla Institute of Technology, India), J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2019. 303 pages.
Continuous improvements in machining practices have created opportunities for businesses to develop more streamlined processes. This not only leads to higher success...
Advanced Fuzzy Logic Approaches in Engineering Science
Mangey Ram (Graphic Era University (Deemed), India)
Copyright © 2019. 488 pages.
Fuzzy logic techniques have had extraordinary growth in various engineering systems. The developments in engineering sciences have caused apprehension in modern year...
Recent Advancements in Airborne Radar Signal Processing: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Amir Almslmany (Independent Researcher, Egypt)
Copyright © 2018. 190 pages.
As computer and information systems technology advances, industries such as aviation stand to benefit from the overwhelming new advances in hardware, software, and b...
Stochastic Methods for Estimation and Problem Solving in Engineering
Seifedine Kadry (Beirut Arab University, Lebanon)
Copyright © 2018. 275 pages.
Utilizing mathematical algorithms is an important aspect of recreating real-world problems in order to make important decisions. By generating a randomized algorithm...
Managerial Approaches Toward Queuing Systems and Simulations
Salvador Hernandez-Gonzalez (Tecnológico Nacional de México en Celaya, Mexico), Manuel Dario Hernandez Ripalda (Tecnológico Nacional de México en Celaya, Mexico)
Copyright © 2018. 311 pages.
To promote fast and accessible service, many organizations and businesses utilize technological or structured systems to create efficient waiting times and reception...
Design and Optimization of Mechanical Engineering Products
K. Kumar (Birla Institute of Technology, India), J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2018. 347 pages.
The success of any product sold to consumers is based, largely, on the longevity of the product. This concept can be extended by various methods of improvement inclu...
Socio-Technical Decision Support in Air Navigation Systems: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Tetiana Shmelova (National Aviation University, Ukraine), Yuliya Sikirda (National Aviation University, Ukraine), Nina Rizun (Gdansk University of Technology, Poland), Abdel-Badeeh M. Salem (Ain Shams University, Egypt), Yury N. Kovalyov (Kyiv State Academy of Crafts Art and Design, Ukraine)
Copyright © 2018. 305 pages.
The integration of technology into the aviation system planning has allowed for more stable, yet increasingly complex, models that enable better analysis techniques...
Soft Computing Techniques and Applications in Mechanical Engineering
Mangey Ram (Graphic Era University (Deemed), India), J. Paulo Davim (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Copyright © 2018. 336 pages.
The evolution of soft computing applications has offered a multitude of methodologies and techniques that are useful in facilitating new ways to address practical an...
Advanced Numerical Simulations in Mechanical Engineering
Ashwani Kumar (Government of Uttar Pradesh, India), Pravin P. Patil (Graphic Era University, India), Yogesh Kr. Prajapati (National Institute of Technology Uttarakhand, India)
Copyright © 2018. 242 pages.
Recent developments in information processing systems have driven the advancement of numerical simulations in engineering. New models and simulations enable better s...
Numerical and Analytical Solutions for Solving Nonlinear Equations in Heat Transfer
Davood Domiri Ganji (Babol Noshirvani University of Technology, Iran), Roghayeh Abbasi Talarposhti (University of Mazandaran, Iran)
Copyright © 2018. 275 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 (Deemed), 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...
Multi-Agent Systems for Traffic and Transportation Engineering
Ana Bazzan (Instituto de Informática, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil), Franziska Klügl (Örebro University, Sweden)
Copyright © 2009. 446 pages.
Our increasing societal demand for mobility now challenges researchers to devise more efficient traffic and transportation systems. Multi-Agent Systems for Traffic a...

Editor(s) Biography

J. Paulo Davim (https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5659-3111) received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1997, M.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering (materials and manufacturing processes) in 1991, Mechanical Engineering degree (5 years) in 1986, from the University of Porto (FEUP), the Aggregate title (Full Habilitation) from the University of Coimbra in 2005 and the D.Sc. from London Metropolitan University in 2013. He is Senior Chartered Engineer by the Portuguese Institution of Engineers with an MBA and Specialist title in Engineering and Industrial Management. He is also Eur Ing by FEANI-Brussels and Fellow (FIET) by IET-London. Currently, he is Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Aveiro, Portugal. He has more than 30 years of teaching and research experience in Manufacturing, Materials, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, with special emphasis in Machining & Tribology. He also has an interest in Management, Engineering Education and Higher Education for Sustainability. He has guided large numbers of postdoc, Ph.D. and master’s students, as well as has coordinated and participated in several financed research projects. He has received several scientific awards. He has worked as evaluator of projects for ERC-European Research Council and other international research agencies as well as examiner of Ph.D. thesis for many universities in different countries. He is the Editor in Chief of several international journals, Guest Editor of journals, books Editor, book Series Editor and Scientific Advisor for many international journals and conferences. Presently, he is an Editorial Board member of 30 international journals and acts as reviewer for more than 100 prestigious Web of Science journals. In addition, he has also published as editor (and co-editor) more than 120 books and as author (and co-author) more than 10 books, 80 book chapters and 400 articles in journals and conferences (more than 250 articles in journals indexed in Web of Science core collection/h-index 52+/9000+ citations, SCOPUS/h-index 57+/11000+ citations, Google Scholar/h-index 73+/17000+).

Editorial Advisory Board

Editor-in-Chief
J. Paulo Davim, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Editorial Advisory Board
Angelos Marcopoulos, National Technical University of Atenas, Greece
Fusaomi Nagata, Tokyo University of Science, Japan
Kaushik Kumar, Birla Institute of Technology, India
Mangey Ram, Graphic Era University, India
Prasanta Sahoo, Jadavur University, India