Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Output 1999 2019

2018

Comparative micro-EDM studies on Ni based X-alloy using coated and uncoated tools

Perveen, A. & Jahan, M. P., Jan 1 2018, Manufacturing Sciences and Technologies VIII - 8th ICMST 2017. Debnath, S. (ed.). Trans Tech Publications, p. 13-19 7 p. (Materials Science Forum; vol. 911 MSF).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

machining
Machining
craters
energy
aerospace industry
2 Citations (Scopus)

Critical Depth of Buried Isothermal Circular Pipes

Fyrillas, M., Jan 2 2018, In : Heat Transfer Engineering. 39, 1, p. 51-57 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pipe
Biot number
Heat transfer
heat transfer
Heat conduction

Development of a network-based autonomous firefighting robot

Ali, M. H., Shamishev, S. & Aitmaganbayev, A., Jan 1 2018, ICINCO 2018 - Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics. Gusikhin, O. & Madani, K. (eds.). SciTePress, p. 525-533 9 p. (ICINCO 2018 - Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fires
Robots
Spray guns
Washers
Collision avoidance

Development of a robot for boiler tube inspection

Ali, M. H., Zharakhmet, T., Atykhan, M., Yerbolat, A. & Batai, S., Jan 1 2018, ICINCO 2018 - Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics. Gusikhin, O. & Madani, K. (eds.). SciTePress, p. 534-541 8 p. (ICINCO 2018 - Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Boilers
Inspection
Robots
Fans
Ultrasonic sensors

Effective envelope insulation and heating strategies in apartment buildings in mid-temperate regions: A case study of Nova Scotia, Canada

Jamili, H., Krishana, D., Rubio, J., Tristan, G. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Jul 31 2018, The Role of Exergy in Energy and the Environment. Nizetic, S. & Papadopoulos, A. (eds.). 1 ed. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 749 756 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Insulation
Heat resistance
Heating
Energy efficiency
Costs

Effectiveness and prospects of implementing a solar water heating system in Astana, Kazakhstan

Absemetov, A., Mukushev, M., Yerubayev, A., Zhumanalina, Z. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Jul 31 2018, The Role of Exergy in Energy and the Environment. Nizetic, S. & Papadopoulos, A. (eds.). 1 ed. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 603 615 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Heating
Water
Electric heating
Economics
Solar collectors

Effectiveness and prospects of implementing a solar water heating system in Astana, Kazakhstan

Absemetov, A., Mukushev, M., Yerubayev, A., Zhumanalina, Z. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Jan 1 2018, Green Energy and Technology. Springer Verlag, p. 603-615 13 p. (Green Energy and Technology; vol. Part F6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

heating
Heating
Water
Electric heating
water

Effectiveness of a Helix Tube to Water Cool a Battery Module

Adair, D., Ismailov, K. & Bakenov, Z., Sep 20 2018, Heat and Mass Transfer - Advances in Modelling and Experimental Study for Industrial Applications. InTech, (Heat and Mass Transfer - Advances in Modelling and Experimental Study for Industrial Applications).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Traveling wave tubes
Water
Heat sinks
Cooling water
Temperature
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of binary solvent mixtures on the electrospinning behavior of poly (vinyl alcohol)

Mahmud, M. M., Perveen, A., Matin, M. A. & Arafat, M. T., Nov 1 2018, In : Materials Research Express. 5, 11, 115407.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrospinning
Alcohols
Fibers
Water
Acetic acid
2 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient oscillating micro-grid mixing of CFA-aluminium composite melts

Kaisarlis, G., Tsolakis, E., Vasileiou, G., Spitas, V., Tauanov, Z., Inglezakis, V., Itskos, G. & Spitas, C., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 254, p. 60-71 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal Ash
Coal
Aluminum
Fly ash
Pistons
5 Citations (Scopus)

Electro-discharge machining of ceramics: A review

Bilal, A., Jahan, M. P., Talamona, D. & Perveen, A., Dec 25 2018, In : Micromachines. 10, 1, 10.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Electric discharge machining
Machining
Ceramic materials
Milling (machining)
Drilling
1 Citation (Scopus)

Engineering the global university rankings: Gold standards, limitations and implications

Mussard, M. & James, A. P., Jan 4 2018, In : IEEE Access. 6, p. 6765-6776 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teaching
Students

Finite element modelling for the detection of breast tumor

Mukhmetov, O., Igali, D., Zhao, Y., Fok, S. C., Teh, S. L., Mashekova, A. & Kwee, N. Y., Dec 6 2018, Proceedings - 2018 IEEE 18th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, BIBE 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 360-363 4 p. 8567517

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Tumors
Breast
Breast Neoplasms
Hot Temperature
Finite element method

Flexibility in upper limb rehabilitation with the use of 1-DOF fourbar linkages

Kurrnashev, S., Ospanov, S., Malik, A., Xydas, E. & Mueller, A., Jan 1 2018, 42nd Mechanisms and Robotics Conference. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 5A-2018.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Rehabilitation
Degrees of freedom (mechanics)
Patient rehabilitation
Linkage
Kinematics

Free vibration calculations of an euler-bernoulli beam on an elastic foundation using he’s variational iteration method

Tazabekova, A., Adair, D., Ibrayev, A. & Kim, J., Jan 1 2018, In : Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering. 216849, p. 1022-1026 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

vibration
Natural frequencies
calculation
method
calculation method
Lighting
Incandescent lamps
Fluorescent lamps
Light emitting diodes
Energy efficiency

Illumination Improvement in a Commercial Building in Coimbatore, India

Lopez, L. F., Saji, S., Usmonova, S., Velasquez, S. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Aug 27 2018, 2018 3rd International Conference on Smart and Sustainable Technologies, SpliTech 2018. Rodrigues, J. J. P. C., Nizetic, S., Patrono, L., Rodrigues, J. J. P. C., Solic, P., Perkovic, T., Vukojevic, K. & Milanovic, Z. (eds.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8448346

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

India
Illumination
Lighting
Incandescent lamps
Fluorescent lamps
1 Citation (Scopus)

Impact of PBL on engineering students' motivation in the GCC region: Case study

Jaeger, M. & Adair, D., Jun 8 2018, 2018 Advances in Science and Engineering Technology International Conferences, ASET 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

student
Students
engineering
learning
self determination

Improving Energy Efficiency in a Municipal Building: Case Study of Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality Buildings in South Africa

Pérez, J., Alay, F., Joshi, A., Nallim, R., Chacha, L. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Jul 31 2018, The Role of Exergy in Energy and the Environment. Nizetic, S. & Papadopoulos, A. (eds.). 1 ed. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 769 779 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Light emitting diodes
Energy efficiency
Energy conservation
Sensors
Water heaters
4 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating the energy transition to a coal free residential sector in Kazakhstan using a regionally disaggregated energy systems model

Kerimray, A., Suleimenov, B., De Miglio, R., Rojas Solorzano, L., Torkmahalleh, M. & Ó Gallachóir, B. P., Jun 15 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 196, p. 1532-1548 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental technology
Coal
coal
energy
Pumps
1 Citation (Scopus)

Long-Term Climate Change Mitigation in Kazakhstan in a Post Paris Agreement Context

Kerimray, A., Suleimenov, B., De Miglio, R., Rojas Solorzano, L. & Ó Gallachóir, B., 2018, Limiting Global Warming to Well Below 2 °C: Energy System Modelling and Policy Development. 1 ed. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 64. p. 297-314

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

greenhouse gas
coal
energy
abatement cost
alternative energy
4 Citations (Scopus)

Micro tool design and fabrication: A review

Oliaei, S. N. B., Karpat, Y., Davim, J. P. & Perveen, A., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Manufacturing Processes. 36, p. 496-519 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Micromachining
Cutting tools
Fabrication
Rigidity
Durability
2 Citations (Scopus)

Minimally actuated four-bar linkages for upper limb rehabilitation

Xydas, E., Mueller, A. & Louca, L. S., Jan 1 2018, New Trends in Medical and Service Robots - Design, Analysis and Control. Hofbaur, M. & Husty, M. (eds.). Springer Netherlands, p. 131-146 16 p. (Mechanisms and Machine Science; vol. 48).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Patient rehabilitation
Kinematics
Trajectories
Robots
Degrees of freedom (mechanics)

Modeling and optimization of crater size generated during micro- EDM of Ti alloy using Response surface method

Perveen, A. & Jahan, M. P., Jan 1 2018, In : Materials Today: Proceedings. 5, 9, p. 18307-18314 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Mathematical models
Electric discharge machining
Machining
Capacitance
Electron microscopes

Modelling of combustion-chamber film-coolant flow in rocket engines

Adair, D. & Mukhambetiyar, A., Jan 1 2018, p. 925-937. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

rocket engines
Rocket engines
coolants
combustion chambers
Combustion chambers

Modelling surface runoff in a large-scale paddy field in Malaysia

Ali, M. H., Bhattacharya, B. & Katimon, A., Jan 1 2018, In : International Journal of Hydrology Science and Technology. 8, 1, p. 69-90 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Runoff
paddy field
runoff
modeling
Irrigation

Numerical and experimental investigations on the hydrodynamic performance of a tidal current turbine

Su, X., Zhang, H., Zhao, G., Cao, Y. & Zhao, Y., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering. 140, 2, 021902.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Turbines
Hydrodynamics
Ship model tanks
Computational fluid dynamics
Computer simulation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical Simulation of Diffusion Process in T-shaped Micromixer using Shan-Chen Lattice Boltzmann Method

Dauyeshova, B., Rojas Solorzano, L. & Monaco, E., Mar 8 2018, In : Computers and Fluids. 167, p. 229-240 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer simulation
Flow rate

On-Grid PV Opportunities in University Campuses: A Case Study at Nazarbayev University in Astana, Kazakhstan

Aitkulov, D., Assylova, Z., Suanbekova, E. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Jul 31 2018, The Role of Exergy in Energy and the Environment. Nizetic, S. & Papadopoulos, A. (eds.). 1 ed. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 589 601 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Costs
Electricity

Planar conformity of movements in 3D reaching tasks for persons with Multiple Sclerosis

Xydas, E. & Louca, L. S., Dec 1 2018, In : Human Movement Science. 62, p. 221-234 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multiple Sclerosis
Robotics
Rehabilitation
Hand
Upper Extremity
5 Citations (Scopus)

Portable Autonomous Window Cleaning Robot

Mir-Nasiri, N., Hudyjaya Siswoyo, J. & Ali, M. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Procedia Computer Science. 133, p. 197-204 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Cleaning
Robots
Pulleys
Office buildings
Optical sensors

Process Modelling of a Biogas Utilization System for a Landfill in Astana, Kazakhstan

Myrzagaliev, A., Assanova, Z., Sarbassov, Y., Torkmahalleh, M. & Rojas Solorzano, L., 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Processes.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Promoting active learning when teaching introductory statistics and probability using a portfolio curriculum approach

Adair, D., Jaeger, M. & Price, O. M., Apr 1 2018, In : International Journal of Higher Education. 7, 2, p. 175-188 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

statistics
curriculum
Teaching
learning
method of teaching
1 Citation (Scopus)

Quasistatic modelling of PEM fuel cell humidification system

Adair, D. & Jaeger, M., Jan 1 2018, In : Materials Today: Proceedings. 5, 11, p. 22776-22784 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Fuel cells
Atmospheric humidity
Cell membranes
Water
Dehydration

Renewable energy in Kazakhstan rises in the shadow of fossil fuels

Karatairi, E., Rojas Solorzano, L. (ed.) & Kerimray, A. (ed.), Sep 10 2018, In : MRS Bulletin. 43, 9, p. 656-658 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Shape optimization of conductive-media interfaces using an IGA-BEM solver

Kostas, K. V., Fyrillas, M. M., Politis, C. G., Ginnis, A. I. & Kaklis, P. D., Oct 1 2018, In : Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. 340, p. 600-614 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

shape optimization
boundary element method
Shape optimization
Boundary element method
Interfaces (computer)
Open Access
Cantilever beams
Modified Decomposition Method
Cantilever Beam
Adomian Decomposition Method
Vibration

Solar water heating for aquaculture applications in cold climates: A case study of Finland

Anees, M., Bussa, M., Dominguez, C., Duran, M., Kadam, M. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Jul 31 2018, The Role of Exergy in Energy and the Environment. Nizetic, S. & Papadopoulos, A. (eds.). 1 ed. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 573 587 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Aquaculture
Farms
Heating
Water
Economics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Statistical Modeling and Optimization of Micro Electro Discharge Machining of Ti Alloy

Perveen, A., Jahan, M. P. & Zhumagulov, S., Jan 1 2018, In : Materials Today: Proceedings. 5, 2, p. 4803-4810 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Electric discharge machining
Machining
Machinability
Aerospace industry
Automotive industry

Technical and Economical Prefeasibility Study of a Solar Water Heating (SWH) System in an Apartment Building in Cape Town

IDOWU, O., IGE, T., LACOUVE, N., MUSTAFA, A. A. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Aug 23 2018, Exergy for A Better Environment and Improved Sustainability, Volume 2: Applications. Aloui, F. & Dincer, I. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, Vol. 2. p. 667-679 13 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Heating
Solar energy
Sensitivity analysis
Water
Electricity

Technical and economic prefeasibility analysis of residential solar PV system in South Kazakhstan

Assamidanov, A., Nogerbek, N. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Jan 1 2018, Green Energy and Technology. Springer Verlag, p. 783-792 10 p. (Green Energy and Technology; vol. Part F10).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

photovoltaic system
Economic analysis
economic analysis
energy
Costs

Technical and Economic Prefeasibility Analysis of Residential Solar PV System in South Kazakhstan

Assamidanov, A., Nogerbek, N. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Aug 23 2018, Exergy for A Better Environment and Improved Sustainability, Volume 2: Applications. Aloui, F. & Dincer, I. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, Vol. 2. p. 783-792 10 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Economic analysis
Costs
Polysilicon
Meteorology
Photovoltaic cells

Technical and economic prefeasibility study of mini-hydro power plants in Venezuela. Case study: El Valle River

Trejo, V., Díaz, G. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Aug 23 2018, Exergy for A Better Environment and Improved Sustainability, Volume 2: Applications. Aloui, F. & Dincer, I. (eds.). 1 ed. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 2. p. 715-724 10 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

power plant
economics
river
hydroelectric power plant
energetics

Technical and economic prefeasibility study of mini-hydro power plants in Venezuela case study: El Valle river

Trejo, V., Diaz, G. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Jan 1 2018, Green Energy and Technology. Springer Verlag, p. 715-724 10 p. (Green Energy and Technology; vol. Part F10).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

power plant
Power plants
Rivers
Economics
economics

Technical-Economic Assessment of Energy Efficiency Measures in a Midsize Industry

Benavides, S., Bitosova, M., De Gregorio, J., Welschbillig, A. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Aug 23 2018, Exergy for A Better Environment and Improved Sustainability, Volume 2. Aloui, F. & Dincer, I. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, Vol. 2. p. 825-839 15 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Economics
Energy
Energy efficiency
Industry
Efficiency measures

Technical-Economic Prefeasibility Assessment of an Off-Grid Mini-hydropower Plant for an Agribusiness Resort in Kaduna Nigeria

Adamu, V., Ampofo, N., Pramono Jati, A. P., Tulabing, R. & Rojas Solorzano, L., Aug 23 2018, Exergy for A Better Environment and Improved Sustainability, Volume 2: Applications. Aloui, F. & Dincer, I. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, Vol. 2. p. 1193-1203 11 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Economics
Rivers
Gas generators
self-regulation
self-efficacy
Students
engineering
Values
13 Citations (Scopus)

Two-phase homogeneous diffusion model for the fixed bed sorption of heavy metals on natural zeolites

Inglezakis, V. J., Fyrillas, M. M. & Stylianou, M. A., Aug 1 2018, In : Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 266, p. 164-176 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zeolites
heavy metals
Heavy Metals
zeolites
sorption

Vibrations of an Euler-Bernoulli Nanobeam on a Winkler/Pasternak-Type Elastic Foundation

Adair, D., Segizbayev, Z., Geng, X. & Jaeger, M., Dec 3 2018, NEMS 2018 - 13th Annual IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 181-184 4 p. 8556885

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Nonlinear equations
Stretching
Equations of motion
Boundary conditions
Decomposition
1 Citation (Scopus)

Vision-based Robot Manipulator for Industrial Applications

Ali, M. H., Aizat, K., Yerkhan, K., Zhandos, T. & Anuar, O., Jan 1 2018, In : Procedia Computer Science. 133, p. 205-212 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Industrial applications
Manipulators
Robots
Cameras
Grippers