Faculty Publications 1997
Datseris, Philip. SEE: Jouaneh, Musa K.
Faghri, Mohammad. SEE also:Kavehpour, H. P.; Shirvanian, A.; Yang, L. C.
Faghri, Mohammad, W. J. Minkowycz, J. P. Hartnett, Lorin R. Davis, Gordon M. Reistad, Ronald L. Adams, J. Craig Dutton, Arthur E. Bergles, Richard L. Goldstein and Chang-Lin Tien. "Professor James R. Welty on the Occasion of His Retirement From Full Academic Service." International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 40(18):4253-4254. November 1997.
Ge, Ping and Musa Jouaneh. "Generalized Preisach Model for Hysteresis Nonlinearity of Piezoceramic Actuators." Precision Engineering. 29(2):99. 1997.
Ghonem, Hamouda. SEE: Tamin, M. N.
Hu, Zhimun and F. M. White. "Mean-Flow Characteristics of Turbulent Curved Jets in a Moderately Confining Space." IN: FED Contributed Papers ion Fluids Engineering: Proceedings of the 1997 ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting. ASME. (FEDSM 97) 1997.
Ibrahim, Osama, Stanley M. Barnett and Vionnay G. Balamura. "Improving the Performance of Ammonia-Water Absorption Cycles Using Salt Additives and Membranes." ASHRAE Transactions. 103(1):439-443. 1997.
Jouaneh, Musa K. SEE also: Ge, Ping.
Jouaneh, Musa K., A. Hammad and P. Datseris. "A Flexible Automated Foam Cutting System." International Journal of Machine Tools & Manufacturing. 37(4):437-449. April 1997.
Jouaneh, M. and P. Ge. "Modeling and Control of a Micro-Positioning Tower." Mechatronics. 7(5):465-478. August 1998.
Kavehpour, H. P., Mohammad Faghri and Y. Asako. "Effects of Compressibility and Rarefraction on Gaseous Flows in Microchannels." Numerical Heat Resource, Part A: Applications. 32(7):677-696. November 21, 1997.
Kim, Thomas J. "From the Dean's Desk." University of Rhode Island Engineering Newsletter. 3(2):3. Spring 1997; 4(1):3. Fall 1997.
Lessman, Richard C. SEE: Zhang, Zongqin.
Martonen, Ted, Zongqin Zhang and Yadong Yang. "Particle Diffusion From Developing Flows in Rough-Walled Tubes." Aerosol Science and Technology. 26(1):1-11. January 1997.
Pence, Deborah V. SEE also: Ross, KristIn.
Pence, Deborah V. and Donald E. Beasley. "Chaos Analysis and Contact Dynamics of Heat Transfer in a Gas-Fluidized Bed." IN: Proceedings of the 1997 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exhibition. 1997. I:255-263.
Ricci, Vittorioi, Arun Shukla and Raman P. Singh. "Evaluation of Fracture Mechanics Parameters in Biomaterial Systems Using Strain Gages." Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 58(4):273-283. November 1997.
Ross, Kristin and Deborah V. Pence. "Wavelet and Fractal Analysis of Fluidized Bed Heat Transfer." IN: Proceedings of the 1997 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exhibition. 1997. I:245-253.
Sadd, Martin H. SEE also: Tai, Qiming; Zhu, Yan.
Sadd, Martin H. and J. Y. Gao. "Effect of Particle Damage on Wave Propagation in Granular Materials." ASME-ASSCE-SES Joint Summer Meeting, Proceedings of the Mechanics of Deformation and Flow of Particulate. ASCE. 1997. p.159-173.
Sadd, M. H., J. Y. Gao and A. Shukla. "Numerical Analysis of Wave Propagation Through Assemblies of Eliptical Particles." Computers and Geotechnics. 20(3/4):323-343. 1997.
Shirvanian, A., M. Faghri and Y. Asako. "Numerical Solution of the Effect on Vibration on Melting of Unfixed Rectangular Phase-Change Materials Under Low-Gravity Environment." IN: Proceedings of the 1997 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exhibition. 1997. p.265-276.
Shirvanian, A., M. Faghri, Z. Zhang and Y. Asako. "Numerical Solution of the Effect on Vibration on Melting of Unfixed Rectangular Phase-Change Materials UnderVariable-Gravity Environment." Numerical Heat Transfer; Pt. A - Applications. 34(3):257-278. August 28, 1997.
Shukla, Arun. SEE: Ricci, Vittorio; Sadd, Martin H.; Sienkiewicz, F.; Singh, Raman P.; Vallee, Glen E.; Zhu, Yan.
Sienkiewicz, F. and A. Shukla. "A Simple Fiber-Optic Sensor for Use Over a Large Displacement Range." Optics and Lasers in Engineering. 28(4):293-304. November 1997.
Singh, Raman P., Mahesh Kavaturu and Arun Shukla. "Initiation, Propagation and Arrest of an Interface Crack Subjugated to Controlled Stress Wave Loading." International Journal of Fracture. 83(3):291-304. 1997.
Tai, Qiming and Martin H. Sadd. "A Discrete Element Study of the Relationship of Fabric to Wave Propagation Behaviors in Granular Materials." International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics. 21(5):295-311. May 1997.
Tamin, M. N. and H. Ghonem. "Interphase Strength of Ti-MMG Using a Localized Stress Approached MD Composite and Functionally Graded Material." IN: Composites and Functionally Graded Materials. ASME. 80:141-150. 1997.
Tamin, M. N. and H. Ghonem. "Processing Related Interface Properties in Titanium Metal Matrix Composites." IN: CMM96-Proceedings of the First International Conference on Ceramic and Metal Matrix Composites. Eds.: Fuentes, J. Martinez and A. M. Daniel. Texas Tech Publications. (Key Engineering Composites Vol.127, Pt.102) 1997. I:639-650.
Vallee, Glen E. and Arun Shukla. "Static and Dynamic Response of Elastometric Materials: An Insight Into the Design of Durable Elastomeric Component." Journal of Engineering Design. 8(3):261. 1997.
White, Frank M. SEE: Hu, Zhimin.
Yang, L. C., Y. Asako, Y. Yamaguchi and M. Faghri. "Numerical Prediction of Transitional Characteristics of Flow and Heat Transfer in a Corrugated Duct." Journal of Heat Transfer. 119(1):62-70. February 1997.
Zhang, Zongqin. SEE also: Martonen, Ted.
Zhang, Z. and T. Martonen. "Comparison of Theoretical and Experimental Particle Diffusion Data Within Human Airway Casts." Cell Biochemistry and Biophysics. 27(2Z):97-108. 1997.
Zhang, Z. and T. Martonen. "Deposition of Ultrafine Aerosols in Human Tracheobrachial Airways." Inhalation Therapy. 9(2):99-110. 1997.
Zhang, Z. and R. Lessman. "A Unified Lagrangian Trajectory Model for Particle Diffusion in Ducts." Journal of Aerosol Science. 28(4):635-642. June 1997.
Zhu, Y., Frank Sienkiewicz, Arun Shukla and Martin Sadd. "Propagation of Explosive Pulses in Assemblies of Disks and Spheres." Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 123(10):1050-1059. October 1997.