Research Output

2020

A framework for electric vehicle power supply chain development

Lefeng, S., Shengnan, L., Chunxiu, L., Yue, Z., Cipcigan, L. & Acker, T. L., Jun 2020, In : Utilities Policy. 64, 101042.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcium-dependent titin–thin filament interactions in muscle: observations and theory

Nishikawa, K., Dutta, S., DuVall, M., Nelson, B., Gage, M. J. & Monroy, J. A., Mar 1 2020, In : Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility. 41, 1, p. 125-139 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Distributed Wind Resource Assessment for Small, Kilowatt-Sized Wind Turbines using Computational Flow Modeling Software

Acker, T. L., Bhattarai, B. & Shrestha, R., Mar 3 2020, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1452, 1, 012013.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
2019

Analysis of round trip efficiency of thermal energy storage in northern Arizona

Sepehri, A. & Nelson, B., Jan 1 2019, ASME 2019 Power Conference, POWER 2019. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Power Division (Publication) POWER; vol. 2019-July).

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

Climate change and future power systems: The importance of energy storage in reduced-hydropower systems in the American Southwest

Wadsack, K. & Acker, T. L., Dec 6 2019, In : Clean Energy. 3, 4, p. 241-250 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Open Access

Demagnetizing field in single crystal ferromagnetic shape memory alloys

Eberle, J. L., Feigenbaum, H. P. & Ciocanel, C., Feb 1 2019, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 28, 2, 025022.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Distributed wind resource assessment: Comparing measured annual energy production with predictions from computational fluid dynamics

Martindale, D. L. & Acker, T. L., Dec 1 2019, In : Wind Engineering. 43, 6, p. 657-672 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Energy and emissions analysis of ice thermal energy storage in the western US

Sepehri, A. & Nelson, B., Nov 1 2019, In : Energy and Buildings. 202, 109393.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Instability and convection in rotating porous media: A review

Vadasz, P., Aug 1 2019, In : Fluids. 4, 3, 147.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Introduction to the special issue of Wind Engineering related to the 2017 NAWEA symposium

Acker, T. L., Feb 1 2019, In : Wind Engineering. 43, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Optomechanical design considerations for a vacuum window for optical and infrared interferometry

Ernesto Penado, F. & Clark, J. H., Jan 1 2019, Optomechanical Engineering 2019. Doyle, K. B. & Ellis, J. D. (eds.). SPIE, 1110002. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 11100).

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

Size optimization of a hybrid PV/wind/diesel/battery power system for reverse osmosis desalination

Xu, D., Acker, T. & Zhang, X., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination. 9, 4, p. 405-422 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Using campus energy system data to save energy and provide students with real-world learning experiences

Wade, J. L., Wadsack, K. E., Ruddell, B. L. & Nelson, B. A., Jun 15 2019, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2018

Calcium increases titin N2A binding to F-actin and regulated thin filaments

Dutta, S., Tsiros, C., Sundar, S. L., Athar, H., Moore, J., Nelson, B. A., Gage, M. J. & Nishikawa, K. C., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 14575.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Calibration of a simple directional distortional hardening model for metal plasticity

Parma, S., Plešek, J., Marek, R., Hrubý, Z., Feigenbaum, H. P. & Dafalias, Y. F., Jun 15 2018, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures. 143, p. 113-124 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Case study: A bio-inspired control algorithm for a robotic foot-ankle prosthesis provides adaptive control of level walking and stair ascent

Tahir, U., Hessel, A. L., Lockwood, E. R., Tester, J. T., Han, Z., Rivera, D. J., Covey, K. L., Huck, T. G., Rice, N. A. & Nishikawa, K. C., Jan 1 2018, In : Frontiers Robotics AI. 5, APR, 36.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Development of a PEO-based lithium ion conductive epoxy resin polymer electrolyte

Andrews, W. T., Liebig, A., Cook, J., Marsh, P., Ciocanel, C., Lindberg, G. E. & Browder, C. C., Nov 15 2018, In : Solid State Ionics. 326, p. 150-158 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Experimental characterization and model predictions for twisted polymer actuators in free torsion

Swartz, A. M., Ruiz, D. R. H., Feigenbaum, H. P., Shafer, M. W. & Browder, C. C., Sep 25 2018, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 27, 11, 114002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Experimental verification of compliant mirror wavefront correction using a single actuator

Clark, J. H., Penado, F. E., Heilman, M. & Clark, W. E., Jan 1 2018, Optical System Alignment, Tolerancing, and Verification XII. Sasian, J. & Youngworth, R. N. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 10747. 1074708

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

Fracture parameter determination for the orthotropic interface crack with friction

Penado, F. E., Dec 1 2018, In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 204, p. 542-556 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Graduate and undergraduate university programs in wind energy in the United States

Swift, A., Tegen, S., Acker, T. L., Manwell, J., Pattison, C. & McGowan, J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Wind Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heat Flux Vector Potential in Convective Heat Transfer

Vadasz, P., May 1 2018, In : Journal of Heat Transfer. 140, 5, 051701.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydropower impacts on electrical system production costs in the Southwest United States

Bain, D. M. & Acker, T. L., Feb 2018, In : Energies. 11, 2, en11020368.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Implications of energy storage and climate change for pollution control under the Clean Air Act

Wadsack, K., Nielsen, E., Auberle, W. & Acker, T. L., Dec 1 2018, In : Electricity Journal. 31, 10, p. 17-23 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Natural convection in rotating flows

Vadasz, P., Jul 5 2018, Handbook of Thermal Science and Engineering. Springer International Publishing, p. 691-758 68 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Past visions, current trends, and future context: A review of building energy, carbon, and sustainability

Wang, N., Phelan, P. E., Harris, C., Langevin, J., Nelson, B. A. & Sawyer, K., Feb 1 2018, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 82, p. 976-993 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

18 Scopus citations

Periodic freezing of water and melting of ice in asphalt as a porous medium subject to diurnal step temperature oscillations

Linares, C. P. M., Ho, C-H. & Vadasz, P., Jan 1 2018, In : International Heat Transfer Conference. 2018-August, p. 7961-7968 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Solid-state polymer electrolytes with a poly(ethylene glycol) epoxy resin polymer host

Browder, C. C., Lindberg, G. E. & Ciocanel, C., Jan 1 2018, Battery Engineering for Automotive Applications 2018, Held at AABC 2018. Cambridge EnerTech, Cambridge Innovation Institute, 1 p.

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

Solid-state polymer electrolytes with a poly(Ethylene glycol) epoxy resin polymer host

Browder, C. C., Lindberg, G. E. & Ciocanel, C., Jan 1 2018, Automotive Partnering Summit 2018, Held at AABC 2018. Cambridge EnerTech, Cambridge Innovation Institute, 1 p.

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

Structural material with intrinsic power storage capability for use in hybrid electrochemical systems

Ciocanel, C., Lindberg, G. E. & Browder, C. C., Jan 1 2018, Automotive Partnering Summit 2018, Held at AABC 2018. Cambridge EnerTech, Cambridge Innovation Institute, 1 p.

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

Structural material with intrinsic power storage capability for use in hybrid electrochemical systems

Ciocanel, C., Lindberg, G. E. & Browder, C. C., Jan 1 2018, Battery Engineering for Automotive Applications 2018, Held at AABC 2018. Cambridge EnerTech, Cambridge Innovation Institute, 1 p.

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

3 Scopus citations
2017

Analysis of the partially closed interface crack in orthotropic materials

Penado, F. E., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

A novel biomimetic torsional actuator design using twisted polymer actuators

Shafer, M. W., Feigenbaum, H. P. & Ruiz, D. R. H., Jan 1 2017, Development and Characterization of Multifunctional Materials; Mechanics and Behavior of Active Materials; Bioinspired Smart Materials and Systems; Energy Harvesting; Emerging Technologies. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 1.

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

2 Scopus citations

Instability and route to chaos in porous media convection

Vadasz, P., Jun 1 2017, In : Fluids. 2, 2, 26.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Magnetic field within a magnetic shape memory alloy and an equivalent uniform applied magnetic field for model input

Eberle, J. L., Feigenbaum, H. P. & Ciocanel, C., Jan 1 2017, Development and Characterization of Multifunctional Materials; Mechanics and Behavior of Active Materials; Bioinspired Smart Materials and Systems; Energy Harvesting; Emerging Technologies. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 1.

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

1 Scopus citations

Numerical convergence in simulations of multiaxial ratcheting with directional distortional hardening

Welling, C. A., Marek, R., Feigenbaum, H. P., Dafalias, Y. F., Plesek, J., Hruby, Z. & Parma, S., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Solids and Structures.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Ten questions concerning future buildings beyond zero energy and carbon neutrality

Wang, N., Phelan, P. E., Gonzalez, J., Harris, C., Henze, G. P., Hutchinson, R., Langevin, J., Lazarus, M. A., Nelson, B., Pyke, C., Roth, K., Rouse, D., Sawyer, K. & Selkowitz, S., Jul 1 2017, In : Building and Environment. 119, p. 169-182 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
2016

Applying the kriging method to predicting irradiance variability at a potential PV power plant

Monger, S. H., Morgan, E. R., Dyreson, A. R. & Acker, T. L., Feb 1 2016, In : Renewable Energy. 86, p. 602-610 9 p., 7088.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Compliant deformable mirror approach for wavefront improvement

Clark, J. H. & Penado, F. E., Apr 1 2016, In : Optical Engineering. 55, 4, 043107.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Experimental characterization and modeling of a three-variant magnetic shape memory alloy

Feigenbaum, H. P., Ciocanel, C., Eberle, J. L. & Dikes, J. L., Sep 7 2016, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 25, 10, 104004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

First steps in modeling thermal actuation of twisted polymer actuators using virgin material properties

Shafer, M. W., Feigenbaum, H. P., Pugh, D. & Fisher, M., 2016, Modeling, Simulation and Control; Bio-Inspired Smart Materials and Systems; Energy Harvesting. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 2. V002T06A017

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

6 Scopus citations
Open Access
3 Scopus citations
2015

A full 3D thermodynamic-based model for magnetic shape memory alloys

LaMaster, D. H., Feigenbaum, H. P., Ciocanel, C. & Nelson, I. D., Apr 27 2015, In : Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures. 26, 6, p. 663-679 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Analyzing nanofluids suspension using the porous media interface heat transfer model

Vadasz, P. & Vadasz, P., Jan 1 2015, Handbook of Porous Media, Third Edition. CRC Press, p. 513-532 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

An investigation of the material and model parameters for a constitutive model for MSMAs

Dikes, J., Feigenbaum, H. P. & Ciocanel, C., 2015, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. SPIE, Vol. 9435. 943539

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

Capturing analytically the transition to weak turbulence and its control in porous media convection

Vadasz, P., 2015, In : Journal of Porous Media. 18, 11, p. 1075-1089 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations