Journal Contents: International Journal of Manufacturing, Materials, and Mechanical Engineering (IJMMME)

Volume 8 (2018)
Issue 1
Article 1
Tolerance Analysis Supports Tolerance Assignment: The Industrial Case Study of Skillet (pages 1-20)
Wilma Polini (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Cassino, Italy), Andrea Corrado (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Cassino, Italy), Costanzo Cavaliere (CIEM SpA, Cassino, Italy)
Article 2
Optimisation of the Bauer Equation Using the Least Squares Method for Thermoplastics Turning (pages 21-36)
János Farkas (Simonyi Karoly Faculty of Engineering, Wood Sciences and Applied Arts, Jozsef Cziraki Doctoral School of Wood Sciences and Technologies, University of West Hungary, Sopron, Hungary), Etele Csanády (Simonyi Karoly Faculty of Engineering, Wood Sciences and Applied Arts, Institute of Woodworking Machinery, University of West Hungary, Sopron, Hungary), Levente Csóka (Simonyi Karoly Faculty of Engineering, Wood Sciences and Applied Arts, Institute of Wood and Paper Technology, University of West Hungary, Sopron, Hungary)
Article 3
An Optimal Image Processing Method for Simultaneous Detection of Weld Seam Position and Weld Gap in Robotic Arc Welding (pages 37-53)
Amruta Rout (Department of Industrial Design, NIT Rourkela, Rourkela, India), Deepak BBVL (Department of Industrial Design, NIT Rourkela, Rourkela, India), Bibhuti Bhusan Biswal (Department of Industrial Design, NIT Rourkela, Rourkela, India), Golak Bihari Mahanta (Department of Industrial Design, NIT Rourkela, Rourkela, India), Bala Murali Gunji (Department of Industrial Design, NIT Rourkela, Rourkela, India)
Article 4
Mechanical Strength Of Nafion®/ZrO2 Nano-Composite Membrane (pages 54-65)
Rudzani Sigwadi (Department of Chemical Engineering, University of South Africa, Florida, South Africa), Fulufhelo Ṋemavhola (Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of South Africa, Florida, South Africa), Simon Dhlamini (Department of Physics, University of South Africa, Florida, South Africa), Touhani Mokrani (Department of Chemical Engineering, University of South Africa, Florida, South Africa)
Volume 7 (2017)
Issue 1
Article 1
Mechanical Performance and Fracture Behavior of Recycled AA6061-T6 Alloy Melted from Aluminium Chips (pages 1-17)
Naveed Akhtar (Soan Enterprises Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan), Razzaq Ahmed (Soan Enterprises Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan), Muhammad Arfan (Soan Enterprises Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan), Muhammad Noshad Ali (Soan Enterprises Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan)
Article 2
Experimental Investigation On Cylinder Vibration Analysis, Combustion, Emission and Performance Of An IDI Engine (pages 18-36)
Prasada Rao Kancherla (Department of Mechanical Engineering, GMR Institute of Technology-Rajam, India), Venkata Appa Rao Basava (Department of Marine Engineering, Andhra University-Visakhapatnam, Visakhapatnam, India)
Article 3
Improvement of Tensile Behaviour of Tin Babbitt by Reinforcing with Nano Ilmenite and its Optimisation by using Response Surface Methodology (pages 37-51)
M. Vijaya Sekhar Babu (Department of Mechanical Engineering, GMR Institute of Technology Rajam, India), A. Rama Krishna (School of Engineering, Gayatri Vidya Parishad College for Degree & P.G. Courses, Visakhapatnam, India), K.N.S. Suman (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India)
Article 4
Performance of Solar Power Refrigerator Using Different Materials: A Comparison (pages 52-66)
P. Govinda Rao (Department of Mechanical Engineering, GMR Inistitute of Technology-Rajam, Rajam, India), V. Jagadeesh (Department of Mechanical Engineering, GMR Inistitute of Technology-Rajam, Rajam, India), K. Santa Rao (Department of Mechanical Engineering, GMR Inistitute of Technology-Rajam, Rajam, India), V. Chittibabu (Department of Mechanical Engineering, GMR Inistitute of Technology-Rajam, Rajam, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
The Impact of Firm Size in the Formulation of Sustainable Manufacturing Strategy Infrastructural Decisions Under Uncertainty (pages 1-18)
Lanndon Ocampo (Business Management Cluster, University of the Philippines Cebu, Cebu, Philippines)
Article 2
Identification of Optimal Condition for Solid State Welding of Al/SiCp Composite using Taguchi Principles Integrated TOPSIS (TPIT) Method (pages 19-37)
Adalarasan Ramalingam (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India), Santhanakumar Muthuvel (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India)
Article 3
Dynamics of Deformable Fractal Surface in Contact with Harmonically Excited Rigid Flat (pages 38-62)
Tamonash Jana (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Anirban Mitra (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Prasanta Sahoo (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India)
Article 4
Attenuation-Based Cable Design for High-Quality Manufacturing (pages 63-81)
Leonid Burstein (Kinneret Academic College, Zemah, Israel), Asher Bohbot (Teldor Cables and Systems Ltd., Ein-Dor, Israel)
Issue 3
Article 1
Evaluation and Indexing of Process Plans Based on Electrical Demand and Energy Consumption (pages 1-19)
Omar Ahmed Al-Shebeeb (Department of Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA & College of Engineering, University of Diyala, Diyala, Iraq), Sivakumar Rangaswamy (Department of Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA), Bhaskaran Gopalakrishan (Department of Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA), Dayakar G Devaru (Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIE Institute of Technology, Mysuru, India)
Article 2
Optimal Model Parameters of Inverse Kinematics Solution of a 3R Robotic Manipulator Using ANN Models (pages 20-40)
Nikolaos E. Karkalos (School of Mechanical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece), Angelos P. Markopoulos (School of Mechanical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece), Michael F. Dossis (Department of Informatics Engineering, TEI of Western Macedonia, Kastoria, Greece)
Article 3
Automated Control and Optimisation of Overhead Cranes (pages 41-68)
Ashwani Kharola (Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Pravin P. Patil (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India)
Article 4
A Particle Swarm Optimization Approach for Minimizing GD&T Error in Additive Manufactured Parts: PSO Based GD&T Minimization (pages 69-80)
Vimal Kumar Pathak (Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, India), Amit Kumar Singh (Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, India)
Issue 4
Article 2
Surface Micro Patterning of Aluminium Reinforced Composite through Laser Peening (pages 15-27)
G. Ranjith Kumar (Department of Manufacturing, School of Mechanical Engineering, VIT University, Vellore, India), G. Rajyalakshmi (Department of Manufacturing, School of Mechanical Engineering, VIT University, Vellore, India), Vijaya Kumar Manupati (Department of Manufacturing, School of Mechanical Engineering, VIT University, Vellore, India)
Article 3
Effect of Composition of Fibers on Properties of Hybrid Composites (pages 28-43)
R. Panneer (Sastra University, Thanjavur, India)
Article 4
Robots in Medicine: Past, Present and Future (pages 44-64)
Hruday Kasina (GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam, India), M. V. A. Raju Bahubalendruni (GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam, India), Rahul Botcha (GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam, India)
Volume 6 (2016)
Issue 1
Article 1
Cutting Speed in Nano-Cutting as MD Modelling Parameter (pages 1-13)
Nikolaos E. Karkalos (National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece), Angelos P. Markopoulos (National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece), Dimitrios E. Manolakos (National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece)
Article 2
Electroless Nickel-Phosphorus Composite Coatings: A Review (pages 14-50)
Prasanna Gadhari (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Prasanta Sahoo (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India)
Article 3
FEA Simulation Based Performance Study of Multi Speed Transmission Gearbox (pages 51-61)
Ashwani Kumar (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Pravin P. Patil (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India)
Article 4
Improvement in Power Efficiency of Injection Molding Machine by Reduction in Plasticization Losses (pages 62-76)
Muhammad Khan (Mechanical Engineering Department, HITEC University, Taxila, Pakistan), Nizar Ullah Khan (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, USA), Muhammad Junaid Aziz (Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Engineering & Technology, Taxila, Pakistan), Hafiz Kaleem Ullah (Mechanical Engineering Department, HITEC University, Taxila, Pakistan), Muhammad Ali Shahid (Ripah International University, Islamabad, Pakistan)
Issue 2
Article 1
Automotive Water Cooling System Analysis Subject to Time Dependence and Failure Issues (pages 1-22)
Nupur Goyal (Department of Mathematics, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Ajay Kaushik (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Mangey Ram (Department of Mathematics, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India)
Article 2
A Review on Fabricating Procedures in Rapid Prototyping (pages 23-40)
Ganzi Suresh (Department of Mechanical Engineering, KLEF University, Vaddeswaram, India), K. L. Narayana (Department of Mechanical Engineering, KLEF University, Vaddeswaram, India)
Article 3
Gasoline and Synthetic Fuel from Plastic Waste: Study for Engine Performance (pages 41-50)
Apip Amrullah (Universitas Lambung Mangkurat, Banjarbaru, Indonesia)
Article 4
Thermo-Mechanical Analysis on Thermal Deformation of Thin Stainless Steel in Laser Micro-Welding (pages 51-66)
Mohd Idris Shah Ismail (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia), Yasuhiro Okamoto (Okayama University, Okayama City, Japan), Akira Okada (Okayama University, Okayama City, Japan)
Issue 3
Article 1
Effect of Heat Treatment on Microstructure and Tensile Properties of A356/V2O5 Insitu Composites (pages 1-10)
Amneesh Singla (Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun 248007, India), Rajnish Garg (Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun 248007, India), Mukesh Saxena (University of Technology and Management, Shillong 793003, India)
Article 2
Effect of Microstructure Degradation on Fracture Toughness of 20MnMoNi55 Steel in DBT Region (pages 11-27)
Sumit Bhowmik (Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Silchar, India), Prasanta Sahoo (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Sanjib Kumar Acharyya (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Sankar Dhar (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Jayanta Chattopadhyay (Reactor Safety Division, Bhaba Atomic Research Centre, Trombay, Mumbai, India)
Article 3
Thermal Power Plant Modelling with Fault Coverage Stochastically (pages 28-44)
Nupur Goyal (Department of Mathematics, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Mangey Ram (Department of Mathematics, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Akshay Bhardwaj (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Amit Kumar (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India)
Article 4
The Use of a Robotic Arm for Displacement Measurements in a Cantilever beam (pages 45-57)
George Lucas Dias (Federal University of Lavras, Lavras, Brazil), Ricardo Rodrigues Magalhães (Federal University of Lavras, Lavras, Brazil), Danton Diego Ferreira (Federal University of Lavras, Lavras, Brazil), Felipe Augusto Vitoriano (University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
Issue 4
Article 1
Dynamic Behaviour and Crack Detection of a Multi Cracked Rotating Shaft using Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy-Inference System: Vibration Analysis of Multi Cracked Rotating Shaft (pages 1-10)
Rajeev Ranjan (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Haldia Institute of Technology, Haldia, India)
Article 2
Angular Torque Methodology for Cylinder Head Bolted Joint and Validation by FE and Experimental Work (pages 11-29)
Abhijeet Vithal Marathe (The Automotive Research Association of India, Pune, India and VIT University, Vellore, India), Neelkanth V. Marathe (The Automotive Research Association of India, Pune, India), G. Venkatachalam (VIT University, Vellore, India)
Article 3
An Investigation in Abrasive Waterjet Cutting of Al6061/SiC/Al2O3 Composite Using Principal Component Based Response Surface Methodology (pages 30-47)
M. Santhanakumar (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India), R. Adalarasan (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India), M. Rajmohan (Anna University, Chennai, India)
Article 4
Parameter Optimization of Thermal Barrier Coatings used in Two Stoke Externally Scavenged S.I. Engine using Non-Traditional Optimization Algorithms (pages 48-62)
Shailesh Dhomne (Mechanical Engineering Department, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar College of Engineering and Research, Nagpur, India), Ashish M. Mahalle (Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, Nagpur, India)
Volume 5 (2015)
Issue 1
Article 1
Experimental Study of the Effect of Post Processing Techniques on Mechanical Properties of Fused Deposition Modelled Parts (pages 1-20)
Addanki Sambasiva Rao (Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Mumbai, India), Medha A. Dharap (Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Mumbai, India), J. V. L. Venkatesh (SGGSIE&T, Nanded, India)
Article 2
Analysis of Hardness by Parametric Optimization of Gravity Die Casting for A-356 Aluminium Alloy Using Taguchi Technique (pages 21-34)
Shyam Kumar Karna (Manav Rachna International University, Faridabad, India), Ran Vijay Singh (Manav Rachna International University, Faridabad, India), Rajeshwar Sahai (BS Anangpuria Institute of Technology and Management, Faridabad, India)
Article 3
Application of Grey Taguchi based Response Surface Methodology (GT-RSM) in Injection Moulding of Polypropylene/E-glass Composite (pages 35-48)
M. Santhanakumar (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India), R. Adalarasan (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India)
Article 4
Characterization of Cutting Parameters in the Minimum Quantity Lubricant (MQL) Machining Process of a Gearbox (pages 49-60)
J. A. Travieso-Rodriguez (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain), G. Gomez-Gras (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain), Silvia Garcia-Vilana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain), Ferran Mainau-Noguer (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain), R. Jerez-Mesa (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain)
Issue 2
Article 1
Analytical and Experimental Study of Electrochemical Micromilling (pages 1-16)
Abishek B. Kamaraj (University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA), Murali M. Sundaram (Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA)
Article 2
Technological Innovations in Machining of Inconel 718: A State of the Art (pages 17-43)
Vivek Aggarwal (Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Punjab, India), Rajiv K Garg (Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Punjab, India), Sehijpal Singh Khangura (Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Punjab, India)
Article 3
Assessment of Direct Laser Writing using Nd YAG Lasers for Microfluidic Applications (pages 44-58)
Muneer Khan Mohammed (FARCAMT, Advanced Manufacturing Institute, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia), Abdulrahman Al-Ahmari (FARCAMT, Advanced Manufacturing Institute, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia & Industrial Engineering Department, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia), Usama Umer (FARCAMT, Advanced Manufacturing Institute, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)
Issue 3
Article 1
Optimization Analysis on the Crashworthiness of Light Aircrafts (pages 1-23)
Pu-Woei Chen (Tamkang University, New Taipei City, Taiwan), Yung-Yun Chen (Tamkang University, New Taipei City, Taiwan)
Article 2
A New Hybrid Simulated Annealing Algorithm for Large Scale Global Optimization (pages 24-36)
Seifedine N. Kadry (American University of the Middle East, Egaila, Kuwait), Abdelkhalak El Hami (LOFIMS Laboratory, INSA de Rouen, Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray, France)
Article 3
Laminated Composite Stiffened Cylindrical Shell Panels with Cutouts under Free Vibration (pages 37-63)
Sarmila Sahoo (Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, India)
Article 4
Study on Slurry Paste Boronizing of 410 Martensitic Stainless Steel Using Taguchi Based Desirability Analysis (TDA) (pages 64-77)
S.C. Atul (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India), R. Adalarasan (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India), M. Santhanakumar (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
Flexural Strength Improvement of Welded Joints Prepared by Vibratory Welding Process (pages 1-16)
P. Govinda Rao (GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam, India), P. Srinivasa Rao (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Centurion University of Technology and Management, Paralakhemundi, India), A. Gopala Krishna (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada, India)
Article 2
Optimization of Drilling Process on Al-SiC Composite using Grey Relation Analysis (pages 17-31)
K. Vinoth Babu (Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil, India), M. Uthayakumar (Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil, India), J. T. Winowlin Jappes (Cape Institute of Technology, Nagercoil, India), T. P. D. Rajan (National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, Trivandrum, India)
Article 3
Finite Element Analysis of Automotive Disk Brake and Pad in Frictional Model Contact (pages 32-62)
Belhocine Ali (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Sciences and the Technology of Oran, Oran, Algeria)
Article 4
Tensile Fracture in Laser Welding Joints of Al-Cu-Li-Mg-X Alloy Bearing Gaseous Porosity (pages 63-79)
Naveed Akhtar (School of Material Science and Engineering, Beihang University (BUAA), Beijing, China), SuJun Wu (School of Material Science and Engineering, Beihang University (BUAA), Beijing, China)
Volume 4 (2014)
Issue 1
Article 1
Neural Network Based Modelling and GRA Coupled PCA Optimization of Hole Sinking Electro Discharge Micromachining (pages 1-21)
Rajesh Kumar Porwal (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India), Vinod Yadava (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India), J. Ramkumar (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India)
Article 2
Experimentation and Analysis into Micro-Hole Machining of Ti-6Al-4V by Micro-EDM Using Boron Carbide Powder Mixed De-Ionized Water (pages 22-41)
G. Kibria (Mechanical Engineering Department, Aliah University, Kolkata, India), I. Shivakoti (Mechanical Engineering Department, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology (SMIT), Rangpo, East Sikkim, India), B. Bhattacharyya (Production Engineering Department, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India)
Article 3
Drilling Of Tio2 and Zns Filled Gfrp Composites: A Taguchi Approach (pages 42-54)
Arun K. V. (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Government Engineering College, Haveri, Karnataka, India), Sujay Kumar D. (Department of Studies in Industrial and Production Engineering, University BDT College of Engineering, Davangere, Karnataka, India), Murugesh M. C. (Department of Mechanical Engineering, GMIT, Davangere, Karnataka, India)
Article 4
Unsteady Numerical and Experimental Study of Cavitation in Axial Pump (pages 55-68)
Mohamed Adel (Department of Mechanical Power Engineering, Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt), Nabil H. Mostafa (Department of Mechanical Power Engineering, Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt)
Article 5
Coupled Field Thermoelectric Simulation of High Voltage Ceramic Cap and Pin Disc Type Insulator Assembly (pages 69-86)
R. D. Palhade (Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj College of Engineering, Shegaon, India), V. B. Tungikar (Shri Guru Govind Singhji Institute of Engineering & Technology, Nanded, India), G. M. Dhole (Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj College of Engineering, Shegaon, India), S. M. Kherde (Sau. Kamaltai Gawai Institute of Engineering & Technology, Darapur, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
Hybrid Line Search and Simulated Annealing For Production Planning System in Industrial Engineering (pages 1-13)
P. Vasant (University Technology Petronas, Tronoh, Perak, Malaysia)
Article 2
Investigation on Residual Stress and Flank Wear of Tool Insert in Hard Turning of Chrome Plated EN24 Substrate (pages 14-28)
K.N. Mohandas (M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India), C.S. Ramesh (P.E.S. Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India), Eshwara Prasad Koorapati (JNT University Hyderabad, India), N. Balashanmugam (Central Manufacturing Technology Institute, Bangalore, India)
Article 3
Multi-Objective Optimization of EDM Process Parameters using Taguchi Method, Principal Component Analysis and Grey Relational Analysis (pages 29-46)
U. Shrinivas Balraj (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kakatiya Institute of Technology and Science, Warangal, India), A. Gopala Krishna (Department of Mechanical Engineering, JNTU College of Engineering, Kakinada, India)
Article 4
CMAC Based Hybrid Control System for Solving Electrohydraulic System Nonlinearities (pages 47-72)
Amro Shafik (Banha Faculty of Engineering, Banha University, Banha, Egypt), Magdy Abdelhameed (Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt), Ahmed Kassem (Banha Faculty of Engineering, Banha University, Banha, Egypt)
Issue 3
Article 1
Comparative Performance In Hard Turning Of AISI 1015 Steel With Carbide Insert Using Orthogonal Array Design And Grey Relational Analysis Under Spray Impingement Cooling And Dry Environment: A Case Study (pages 1-32)
Purna Chandra Mishra (KIIT University, Odisha, India), Dipti Kanta Das (KIIT University, Odisha, India), Susant Kumar Sahu (KIIT University, Odisha, India)
Article 2
Effect of Tempering Temperature on Microstructure, Texture and Mechanical Properties of a High Strength Steel (pages 33-49)
Pradipta Kumar Jena (Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory, Hyderabad, India), K. Siva Kumar (Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory, Hyderabad, India), A.K. Singh (Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory, Hyderabad, India)
Article 3
Design of Fault Detection System for Automobile Power Train Using Digital Signal Processing and Soft Computing Techniques (pages 50-63)
Karthik V. Shankar (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, India), Kailasnath K (Bureau Veritas, Doha, Qatar), S. Babu Devasenapati (KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimatore, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
Optimization Studies on Electroless Nickel Coatings: A Review (pages 1-25)
Sanjib Kundu (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Prasanta Sahoo (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Suman Kalyan Das (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India)
Article 2
FEA Based Study of Loose Transmission Gearbox Housing (pages 26-37)
Ashwani Kumar (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Himanshu Jaiswal (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India), Pravin P. Patil (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India)
Article 3
Multiresponse Analysis in Abrasive Waterjet Machining Process on AA 6351 (pages 38-48)
Naresh Babu Munuswamy (Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, India), M. Nambi Krishnan (Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Sriperumbudur, India)
Article 4
Application of the Entropy Weight and TOPSIS Method on Al–12% SiC Metal Matrix Composite during EDM (pages 49-63)
Bharat Chandra Routara (KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India), Rajesh Kumar Bhuyan (KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India), Arun Kumar Parida (KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India)
Volume 3 (2013)
Issue 1
Article 1
An Experimental Investigation of the Influence of Cutting-Edge Geometry on the Machinability of Compacted Graphite Iron (pages 1-25)
Varun Nayyar (Department of Materials and Manufacturing Technology, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden), Md. Zubayer Alam (Department of Materials and Manufacturing Technology, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden), Jacek Kaminski (Department of Materials and Manufacturing Technology, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden), Anders Kinnander (Department of Materials and Manufacturing Technology, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden), Lars Nyborg (Department of Materials and Manufacturing Technology, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden)
Article 2
Optimization of Cutting Parameters using Cryogenically Treated High Speed Steel Tool by Taguchi Application (pages 26-38)
Lakhwinder Pal Singh (Department of Mechanical Engineering, L. R. Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jabli Kyar, Oachghat, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, India), Jagtar Singh (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal, Sangrur, Punjab, India)
Article 3
A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study of the Mechanical Properties of Carbon-Nanotube Reinforced Polystyrene Composite (pages 39-51)
Nabila Tahreen (Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh), K. M. Masud (Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh)
Article 4
Application of Response Surface Methodology to Predict Ovality of AA6082 Flow Formed Tubes (pages 52-65)
M. Srinivasulu (Faculty in Mech. Engg., Department of Technical Education, A.P.,and Part-Time Research Scholar, JNTUH, Hyderabad, India), M. Komaraiah (Sreenidhi Institute of Science and Technology, Hyderabad, A.P., India), C.S. Krishna Prasada Rao (Bharat Dynamics Limited, Hyderabad, A.P., India)
Article 5
Simulation of Structural, Thermal and Electrical Load for High Voltage Ceramic Cap and Pin Disc Insulator Assembly (pages 66-79)
R. D. Palhade (Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj College of Engineering, Shegaon, India), V. B. Tungikar (Shri Guru Govind Singhji Institute of Engineering & Technology, Nanded, India), G. M. Dhole (Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj College of Engineering, Shegaon, India), S. M. Kherde (Sau Kamaltai Gawai Institute of Engineering & Technology, Darapur, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
Intelligent Modelling and Multi-Objective Optimisation of Laser Beam Cutting of Nickel Based Superalloy Sheet (pages 1-16)
Amit Sharma (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Engineering and Technology, GLA University, Mathura, UP, India), Vinod Yadava (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, UP, India), K. B. Judal (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, UP, India, & Department of Mechanical Engineering, Government Engineering College, Patan, Gujarat, India)
Article 2
Effects of Different Parameters on Delamination Factor of Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic (GFRP) (pages 17-31)
Vikas Sharma (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Haryana Institute of Engineering and Technology, Bahdurgarh, India), Vinod Kumar (Mechanical Engineering Department, Thapar University, Patiala, Punjab, India), Harmesh Kumar (Department of Mechanical Engineering, UIET, Panjab University, Chandigarh, Punjab, India)
Article 3
Site Occupancy of the B2 Phase in Ti-25Al-zMo Alloys (pages 32-44)
A. K. Singh (Materials Science Division, Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory, Hyderabad, AP, India), M. Premkumar (Materials Science Division, Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory, Hyderabad, AP, India)
Article 4
Three-Dimensional Study of Fatigue Crack Growth in a Rotating Disc (pages 45-62)
Eskandari Hadi (Abadan Institute of Technology, Petroleum University of Technology,Abadan, Iran), Nami Mohammad Rahim (School of Mechanical Engineering, Dept. of Solid Mechanics, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran)
Article 5
Industrial Engineering: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications
Book Review
J. Paulo Davim (Department of mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Campus Santiago, Aveiro, Portugal)
Issue 3
Article 1
Towards a New Framework for Sustainable Supply Chain Management (pages 1-12)
Santanu Mandal (Department of Operations and IT, IBS, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India)
Article 2
Prediction of Weld Bead Geometry in Chromium-Manganese Stainless Steel Gas Tungsten Arc Welded Plates Using Artificial Neural Networks (pages 13-41)
R. Sudhakaran (Department of Mechanical Engineering, SNS College of Engineering, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India), P. S. Siva Sakthivel (School of Mechanical Sciences, SASTRA University, Tanjore, Tamil Nadu, India)
Article 3
Multi-Response Optimization of Electrochemical Machining of Al-Si/B4C Composites Using RSM (pages 42-56)
Sadineni Rama Rao (VISIT Engineering College, Tadepalligudem, Andhra Pradesh, India), G. Padmanabhan (S.V. University College of Engineering, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India)
Article 4
Damage Identification of Multimember Structure using Improved Neural Networks (pages 57-75)
M. Rajendra (Mechanical Engineering Department, IIT Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India), K. Shankar (Mechanical Engineering Department, IIT Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India)
Article 5
A Novel Approach to Active Noise Control using Normalized Clipped Adaptive Algorithm (pages 76-88)
A. Chandra Mouli (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Narasaraopeta Engineering College, Narasaraopeta, Andhra Pradesh, India), Ch. Ratnam (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Andhara University, Vasakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India)
Micromanufacturing Processes
Book Review
J. Paulo Davim (Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal)
Issue 4
Article 1
Modeling and Experimental Verification of Nano Positioning System for Nanomanufacturing (pages 1-13)
Sagil James (Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA), Lauren Blake (Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA), Murali M. Sundaram (Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA)
Article 2
Microlubrication Effects During End Milling AISI 1018 Steel (pages 14-29)
Vasim Shaikh (Department of Engineering Technology, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA), Nourredine Boubekri (Department of Engineering Technology, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA), Thomas W. Scharf (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA)
Article 3
Effect of TiO2 and ZnS Fillers on the Bending Characteristics of GFRP Composites under Varied Flaw Configurations (pages 30-43)
M. C. Murugesh (Department of Mechanical Engineering, G.M Institute of Technology (GMIT), Davangere, Karnataka, India), D. Sujay Kumar (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Coorg Institute of Technology, Ponnampet, Karnataka, India), K. V. Arun (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Government Engineering College, Haveri, Karnataka, India)
Article 4
Finite Element Analysis of Elliptical Chord: Tubular T-Joints (pages 44-61)
K. S. Narayana (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology and Sciences (ANITS), Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India), R. T. Naik (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka, India), R. C. Mouli (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology and Sciences (ANITS), Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India), L. V. V. Gopala Rao (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Maharaj Vijayaram Gajapathi Raj College of Engineering (MVGRCE), Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, India), R. T. Babu Naik (National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India)
Article 5
A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study of the Mechanical Properties of Carbon-Nanotube Reinforced Nylon 6 Composite (pages 62-73)
Nabila Tahreen (Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh), A.K.M. Masud (Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh)
Volume 2 (2012)
Issue 1
Article 1
New Technological Solutions for Recycling Spent Tire Rubber (pages 1-10)
Carmine Lucignano (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy), Fabrizio Quadrini (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy)
Article 2
Determination of Optimum Parameters for Multi-Performance Characteristic in Turning of Al 6061-6% ZrB2 in-situ Metal Matrix Composite Using Grey Relational Analysis (pages 11-29)
A. Mahamani (Sudharsan Engineering College, Pudukkottai, India), N. Muthukrishnan (Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Sriperumbudur, India), V. Anandakrishnan (National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, India)
Article 3
Modeling of Cement-Bonded Sand Mould System: An Artificial Intelligence Approach (pages 30-46)
B. Surekha (DVR & Dr. HS MIC College of Technology, India), Pandu R. Vundavilli (DVR & Dr. HS MIC College of Technology, India), M. B. Parappagoudar (Chhatrapati Shivaji Institute of Technology, India)
Article 4
Hybrid Tabu Search Hopfield Recurrent ANN Fuzzy Technique to the Production Planning Problems: A Case Study of Crude Oil in Refinery Industry (pages 47-65)
Pandian M. Vasant (Petronas University of Technology, Malaysia), Timothy Ganesan (Petronas University of Technology, Malaysia), Irraivan Elamvazuthi (Petronas University of Technology, Malaysia)
Article 5
Shape Memory Alloy Based Actively Tuned Undamped Mass Absorber (pages 66-74)
M. Senthil Kumar (PSG College of Technology, India), V. Raj Kumar (PSG College of Technology, India), S. Shyamkirthi (PSG College of Technology, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
An Educational Scheme for a CNC Drilling Machine (pages 1-11)
Salah Haridy (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Zhang Wu (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Amro Shafik (Benha University, Egypt)
Article 2
Response Surface Modeling and Grey Relational Analysis to Optimize Turning Parameters with Multiple Performance Characteristics (pages 12-45)
L. B. Abhang (Aligarh Muslim University, India), M. Hameedullah (Aligarh Muslim University, India)
Article 3
An Experimental Investigation during Micro Machining of E-Glass-Fibre-Epoxy Composite on Developed Electrochemical Spark Machining Setup (pages 46-60)
Alakesh Manna (PEC University of Technology, India), Vivek Narang (PEC University of Technology, India)
Article 4
Synthesis and Characterization of Hexagonal Shaped Nanocrystalline Zinc Oxide Powders (pages 61-76)
M. Ahmad (B. Z. University, Multan, Pakistan), E. Ahmed (B. Z. University, Multan, Pakistan), N. R. Khalid (B. Z. University, Multan, Pakistan), M. J. Jackson (Bonded Abrasive Consultancy Group, USA), W. Ahmed (University of Central Lancashire, UK)
Article 5
Strain Energy Release Rate in Treated Circumferentially Cracked Spring Steel (pages 77-87)
Arun K. V. (Government Engineering College, Haveri, Karnataka, India), Swetha K. V. (University BDT College of Engineering, Davangere, Karnataka, India)
Issue 3
Article 1
Laser Bending of 5005 Aluminum Alloy Sheets (pages 1-15)
D. Bellisario (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy), F. Quadrini (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy)
Article 2
Investigation of Temperature Distribution in the Workpiece During High Speed Deep Surface Grinding using FEM (pages 16-33)
Audhesh Narayan (Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, India), Vinod Yadava (Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, India)
Article 3
Modeling of Tool Wear in Turning EN 31 Alloy Steel using Coated Carbide Inserts (pages 34-51)
Davinder Sethi (Chandigarh Engineering College–Landran, India), Vinod Kumar (Thapar University, Patiala, India)
Article 4
The Offset Model of a Hexapod Robot and the Effect of the Offset Parameter (pages 52-59)
Kazi Mostafa (National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan), Innchyn Her (National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan), Yi-Hsien Wu (National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan)
Article 5
Numerical Simulation of Dual-Mode Scramjet Combustor with Significant Upstream Interaction (pages 60-74)
Rahul Ingle (Directorate of Computational Dynamics, Defence Research and Development Laboratory, India), Debasis Chakraborty (Directorate of Computational Dynamics, Defence Research and Development Laboratory, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
Simulation and Reliability Analysis of Laser-Welded Blanks after Metal Surface Finishing Process (pages 1-11)
Tanmay Pandit (A. Leon Linton Department of Mechanical Engineering, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI, USA), Ahad Ali (A. Leon Linton Department of Mechanical Engineering, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI, USA)
Article 2
Multivariate Optimization of the Cutting Parameters when Turning Slender Components (pages 12-31)
A.R. Silva Filho (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais, Brazil), A.M. Abrão (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais, Brazil), A.P. Paiva (Institute of Production Engineering, Universidade Federal de Itajubá, Minas Gerais, Brazil), J.R. Ferreira (Institute of Production Engineering, Universidade Federal de Itajubá, Minas Gerais, Brazil)
Article 3
Experimental Investigation of Machining Characteristics for the WEDM of Al/ZrO2(p)–PRMMC (pages 32-46)
Sanjeev Kumar Garg (National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India), Alakesh Manna (PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh, India), Ajai Jain (National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India)
Article 4
Rubber-Toughened Long Glass Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastic Composite (pages 47-58)
Fabrizio Quadrini (Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy), Claudia Prosperi (Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Rome “Tor Vergata,” Rome, Italy), Loredana Santo (Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy)
Article 5
Antimycotic Activity of Nanoparticles of MgO, FeO and ZnO on some Pathogenic Fungi (pages 59-70)
A. H. Wani (Section of Plant Pathology and Mycology, Department of Botany, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, Kashmir, India), M. Amin (Department of Biomedical Engineering, Sathyabama University, Chennai, India), M. Shahnaz (Department of Biomedical Engineering, Sathyabama University, Chennai, India), M. A. Shah (Department of Physics, National Institute of Technology, Srinagar, India)
Article 6
Hybrid Modeling and Optimization of Manufacturing: Combining Artificial Intelligence and Finite Element Method (pages 71-72)
Uday S. Dixit (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, India)
Volume 1 (2011)
Issue 1
Article 1
A Finite Element Study of Buckling and Upsetting Mechanisms in Laser Forming of Plates and Tubes (pages 1-17)
M. S. Che Jamil (The University of Manchester, UK), M. A. Sheikh (The University of Manchester, UK), L. Li (The University of Manchester, UK)
Article 2
Cold End Forming Of Welded Steel Tubes (pages 18-30)
L. M. Alves (Instituto Superior Tecnico, Portugal), J. G. Medeiros (MC Graça, Portugal), P. A. F. Martins (Instituto Superior Tecnico, Portugal)
Article 3
Study on Oxidation of Stainless Steels During Hot Rolling (pages 31-42)
Z. Y. Jiang (University of Wollongong, Australia), D. B. Wei (University of Wollongong, Australia), K. Tieu (University of Wollongong, Australia), J. X. Huang (Baoshan Iron & Steel Co., Ltd., China), A. W. Zhang (Baoshan Iron & Steel Co., Ltd., China), X. Shi (Baoshan Iron & Steel Co., Ltd., China), S. H. Jiao (Baoshan Iron & Steel Co., Ltd., China)
Article 4
Material Selection Using a Novel Multiple Attribute Decision Making Method (pages 43-56)
R. V. Rao (S. V. National Institute of Technology, India), B. K. Patel (S. V. National Institute of Technology, India)
Article 5
Issue 2
Article 1
An Investigation into the Environmental Impact of Product Recovery Methods to Support Sustainable Manufacturing Within Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) (pages 1-18)
Michaela R. Appleby (Lancaster University, UK), Chris G. Lambert (Lancaster University, UK), Allan E. W. Rennie (Lancaster University, UK), Adam B. Buckley (The Manufacturing Institute, UK)
Article 2
Feature Recognition and Datum Extraction for Setup Planning and Operation Sequencing for Prismatic Parts (pages 19-45)
T. Srikanth Reddy (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India), M. S. Shunmugam (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
Article 3
Micro Machining of Nonconductive Al2O3 Ceramic on Developed TW-ECSM Setup (pages 46-55)
Alakesh Manna (PEC University of Technology, India), Amandeep Kundal (PEC University of Technology, India)
Article 4
Al2O3 Nanobricks via an Organic Free Route Using Water as Solvent (pages 56-61)
M. A. Shah (King Abdul Aziz University, Saudi Arabia)
Article 5
Large Amplitude Forced Vibration Analysis of Stiffened Plates Under Harmonic Excitation (pages 62-98)
Anirban Mitra (Jadavpur University, India), Prasanta Sahoo (Jadavpur University, India), Kashinath Saha (Jadavpur University, India)
Issue 3
Article 1
Laser Sub-Micron Patterning of Rough Surfaces by Micro-Particle Lens Arrays (pages 1-9)
Ashfaq Khan (University of Manchester, UK), Zengbo Wang (University of Manchester, UK), Mohammad A Sheikh (University of Manchester, UK), Lin Li (University of Manchester, UK)
Article 2
Recycling of Waste Epoxy-Polyester Powders for Foam Production (pages 10-20)
Carmine Lucignano (University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy), Erica Anna Squeo (University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy), Alessandro Guglielmotti (University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy), Fabrizio Quadrini (University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy)
Article 3
The Impact of FEM Modeling Parameters on the Computed Thermo-Mechanical Behavior of SLA Copper Shelled Electrodes (pages 21-30)
Vassilios Iakovakis (Technological Educational Institute of Larissa, Greece), John Kechagias (Technological Educational Institute of Larissa, Greece), George Petropoulos (University of Thessaly, Greece), Stergios Maropoulos (Technological Educational Institute of West Macedonia, Greece)
Article 4
Attribute Based Selection of Thermoplastic Resin for Vacuum Infusion Process: A Decision Making Methodology (pages 31-52)
R. T. Durai Prabhakaran (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark), Aage Lystrup (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark), Tom Løgstrup Andersen (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)
Article 5
Roughness Optimization of Electroless Ni-B Coatings Using Taguchi Method (pages 53-71)
Suman Kalyan Das (Jadavpur University, India), Prasanta Sahoo (Jadavpur University, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
3D Finite Element Modeling of High Speed Machining (pages 1-18)
A.P. Markopoulos (National Technical University of Athens, Greece), K. Kantzavelos (National Technical University of Athens, Greece), N.I. Galanis (National Technical University of Athens, Greece), D.E. Manolakos (National Technical University of Athens, Greece)
Article 2
A Finite Element Study of Chip Formation Process in Orthogonal Machining (pages 19-45)
Amrita Priyadarshini (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India), Surjya K. Pal (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India), Arun K. Samantaray (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India)
Article 3
Reciprocating Wear Behaviour of Two Dimensionally Reinforced Carbon-Phenolic and Carbon-Epoxy Composites (pages 46-57)
Sourav Sarkar (Advanced System Laboratory, India), V.G. Sekaran (Advanced System Laboratory, India), E. Badisch (Austrian Center of Competence for Tribology, Austria), Manish Roy (Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory, India), R. Mitra (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India)
Article 4
Preparation of Copper Oxide (CuO) Nanoparticles and their Bactericidal Activity (pages 58-64)
F. M. Al-Marzouki (King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia), O. A. Al-Hartomy (King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia), M. A. Shah (King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia)
Article 5
Design and Evaluation of Hydro-Pneumatic Friction Damper Suspension System (pages 65-74)
S.V. Gorabal (SKSVMA College of Engineering & Technology, India), S.N. Kurbet (Basaveshwar Engineering College, India), K.K. Appukuttan (National Institute of Technology Karnataka, India)