Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Projects 2015 2021

Micromechanics of perforation penetration and sand production in weak sandstone formations in Kazakhstan

Zhao, Y., Fok, S. C., Nguyen, M., Shabdirova, A., Kozhagulova, A., Rakhimzanova, A. & Khamitov, F.

1/1/1512/31/18

Project: Research project

micromechanics
perforation
penetration
sandstone
discrete element method

Developing Cost-effective Lightweight Cast-Nanocomposites

Inglezakis, V., Itskos, G., Rohatgi, P., Halvarsson, M. & Spitas, C.

1/1/1612/31/18

Project: Research project

Nanocomposites
Ashes
Magnesium
Composite materials
Magnesium castings
Optic Disk
Glaucoma
Eye Diseases
Retinal Ganglion Cells
Brain
Honeycomb structures
Vibrations (mechanical)
Nanocomposites
Damping
Satellites

ENSURE: Engineered Surface Roughness Elements (ENSURE) Technology to Enable Centrifugal Pump Efficiency Enhancement

Rojas, L., Ospanova, S., Omirkhan, A. & Praliyev, N.

2/1/1812/31/19

Project: Research project

Simulation of CO2 flow in porous media using Lattice Boltzmann Model

Rojas, L., Dauyeshova, B., Tursynkhan, M., Zhumatay, N. & Senn, P.

3/20/1812/31/20

Project: Research project

Porous materials
Carbon dioxide
Fluids
Multiphase flow
Viscosity

Optimal design and development of multi-nozzle and multi-material based lower cost 3D printer

Ali, M. H., Kurokawa, S., Zhao, Y., Samad Kamal, A. & Shariff Ullah, A.

3/20/1812/31/20

Project: Research project

3D printers
Nozzles
Costs
Optimal design
Dynamic response
Rails
Light rail transit
Java programming language
Phase velocity
Electric discharge machining
Machining
Powders
Electrodes
Ceramic materials
Shape optimization
Splines
Geometry
Hydrofoils
Propellers
chromium
particulate matter
analytical method
asthma
cancer
Shape memory effect
Education
Metals
Composite materials
settling
turbulent flow
fluids
large eddy simulation
direct numerical simulation
recycling
cost
modeling
reinforcement
aircraft
refractory materials
temporal resolution
ultrasonics
melting
high resolution

Quantum Gravity at astrophysical distances

Zarikas, V., Malafarina, D., Abdikamalov, E., Bonanno, A. M., Sakellariadou, M. & Kofinas, G.

1/31/1912/31/21

Project: Research project

astrophysics
gravitation
antigravity
universe
tuning