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  • Conference contribution

    An experimental investigation of yield surfaces anisotropies

    Štefan, J., Parma, S., Marek, R., Plešek, J., Feigenbaum, H. & Ciocanel, C., Oct 1 2020, Experimental Stress Analysis - 58th International Scientific Conference, EAN 2020. Fusek, M., Cienciala, J., Korinek, M., Machalla, V. & Smach, J. (eds.). VSB-Technical University of Ostrava, p. 529-532 4 p. (Experimental Stress Analysis - 58th International Scientific Conference, EAN 2020).

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

  • 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

  • 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

    5 Scopus citations
  • A paradox of heat conduction in porous media subject to lack of local thermal equilibrium

    Vadasz, P., Jan 1 2006, Proceedings of 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2006 - Heat Transfer. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD).

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

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

    Monger, S., Morgan, E., Dyreson, A. & Acker, T. L., 2014, 43rd ASES National Solar Conference 2014, SOLAR 2014, Including the 39th National Passive Solar Conference and the 2nd Meeting of Young and Emerging Professionals in Renewable Energy. American Solar Energy Society, Vol. 1. p. 168-174 7 p.

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

  • A study of biologically-inspired design as a context for enhancing student innovation

    Nelson, B., Wilson, J. & Yen, J., Dec 1 2009, 39th Annual Frontiers in Education Conference: Imagining and Engineering Future CSET Education, FIE 2009. 5350871. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE).

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

    18 Scopus citations
  • A support structure for a compliant deformable mirror

    Ernesto Penado, F., Clark, J. H. & Dugdale, J., Dec 1 2012, Optical System Alignment, Tolerancing, and Verification VI. 84910D. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8491).

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

    4 Scopus citations
  • A theoretical and experimental study on the dynamic response of Ni-Mn-Ga specimens for energy harvesting

    Bruno, N. M., Ciocanel, C., Feigenbaum, H. P. & Waldauer, A., Jan 1 2011, ASME 2011 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2011. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, p. 451-458 8 p. (ASME 2011 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2011; vol. 1).

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

  • Best practices in grid integration of variable wind power: Summary of recent US case study results and mitigation measures

    Smith, J. C., Parsons, B., Milligan, M. R., Acker, T., Zavadil, R., Schuerger, M. & Demeo, E., Dec 1 2007, European Wind Energy Conference and Exhibition 2007, EWEC 2007. p. 500-509 10 p. (European Wind Energy Conference and Exhibition 2007, EWEC 2007; vol. 1).

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

    16 Scopus citations
  • Calculation of the elastic properties of a triangular cell core for lightweight composite mirrors

    Penado, F. E., Clark, J. H., Walton, J. P., Romeo, R. C. & Martin, R. N., 2007, New Developments in Optomechanics. 66650B. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6665).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Calibration of a distortional hardening model of plasticity

    Plešek, J., Hrubý, Z., Parma, S., Feigenbaum, H. P. & Dafalias, Y. F., Jan 1 2012, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, CST 2012. Civil-Comp Press, Vol. 99.

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

  • Characterization of the lightweight telescope developed for the NPOI

    Andrews, J. R., Penado, F. E., Broome, S. T., Wilcox, C. C., Restaino, S. R., Martinez, T., Teare, S. W. & Santiago, F., Oct 2 2006, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes. 62673Q. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6267 II).

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

    6 Scopus citations
  • Combining renewable energy and design-for-manufacturing research in an undergraduate research project

    Tester, J., 2003, Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 3. p. S1E10-S1E15 1265921

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Comparison of solar irradiance smoothing using a 45-sensor network and the wavelet variability model

    Dyreson, A., Morgan, E., Monger, S. & Acker, T. L., 2014, 43rd ASES National Solar Conference 2014, SOLAR 2014, Including the 39th National Passive Solar Conference and the 2nd Meeting of Young and Emerging Professionals in Renewable Energy. American Solar Energy Society, Vol. 1. p. 249-256 8 p.

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

  • Composite end-fittings for lightweight telescope applications

    Penado, F. E., Broome, S. T., Romeo, R. C., Martin, R. N., Clark, J. H. & Walton, J. A. P., Dec 1 2006, 38th SAMPE Fall Technical Conference: Global Advances in Materials and Process Engineering. (International SAMPE Technical Conference).

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

    3 Scopus citations
  • Convexity of models with directional distortional hardening and its computational implication

    Plesek, J., Feigenbaum, H. P. & Dafalias, Y. F., Dec 1 2009, Computational Plasticity X - Fundamentals and Applications. (Computational Plasticity X - Fundamentals and Applications).

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

  • Dead band method for solar irradiance and power ramp detection algorithms

    Willy, D. M., Dyreson, A., Acker, T. L., Morgan, E. & Flood, R. K., 2014, 43rd ASES National Solar Conference 2014, SOLAR 2014, Including the 39th National Passive Solar Conference and the 2nd Meeting of Young and Emerging Professionals in Renewable Energy. American Solar Energy Society, Vol. 2. p. 1204-1211 8 p.

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

  • Deformation analysis of tilted primary mirror for an off-axis beam compressor

    Clark, J. H., Penado, F. E. & Dugdale, J., Nov 16 2011, Optomechanics 2011: Innovations and Solutions. 81250C. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8125).

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

  • Design and analysis of a rotationally resistant floor for a telescope enclosure

    Wood, P. G., Penado, F. E., Clark, J. H. & Walton, J. P., Dec 1 2007, New Developments in Optomechanics. 66650J. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6665).

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

  • Design and modeling of a mixed mode magnetorheological (MR) fluid mount

    Ciocanel, C., Nguyen, T. & Elahinia, M., Jun 2 2008, Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems 2008. 69281C. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6928).

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

    14 Scopus citations
  • Design of a multifunctional composite material with enhanced structural and power storage capability

    Doyle-Lawrence, S., Carroll, K., Guiel, R., Browder, C. & Ciocanel, C., Jan 1 2014, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites 2014. SPIE, 905809. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9058).

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

  • Design of asymmetrically loaded end-plates with vacuum seal surfaces for the navy prototype optical interferometer

    Walton, J. P., Clark, J. H. & Penado, F. E., Dec 1 2007, New Developments in Optomechanics. 666513. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6665).

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

  • Development of a product-oriented manufacturing processes laboratory

    Tester, J., 2015, 122nd ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Making Value for Society. American Society for Engineering Education

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

  • Development of a surface area metric (SAM) to characterizevariations in solar irradiance

    Morgan, E. R., Dyreson, A. R., Monger, S. H. & Acker, T. L., 2014, 43rd ASES National Solar Conference 2014, SOLAR 2014, Including the 39th National Passive Solar Conference and the 2nd Meeting of Young and Emerging Professionals in Renewable Energy. American Solar Energy Society, Vol. 1. p. 257-264 8 p.

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

  • Electro-mechanical characterization of structural supercapacitors

    Gallagher, T., Lamaster, D., Ciocanel, C. & Browder, C., Jun 6 2012, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites 2012. 83420S. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8342).

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

    8 Scopus citations
  • Electromotive force generation using the dynamic response of Ni 50Mn28.5Ga21.5 magnetic shape memory alloy

    Bruno, N., Ciocanel, C. & Feigenbaum, H., Jun 6 2011, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites 2011. 79781P. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7978).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Elliptically framed tip-tilt mirror optimized for stellar tracking

    Clark, J. H., Penado, F. E. & Petak, J., 2015, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. SPIE, Vol. 9573. 95730B

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

    2 Scopus citations
  • Emissions from various biodiesel sources compared to a range of diesel fuels in DPF equipped diesel engines

    Williams, A., Burton, J., Christensen, E., McCormick, R. L. & Tester, J., Dec 1 2011, ASME 2011 Internal Combustion Engine Division Fall Technical Conference, ICEF 2011. p. 223-241 19 p. (American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Internal Combustion Engine Division (Publication) ICE).

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

    7 Scopus citations
  • Experimental investigation and model predictions of a nimnga alloy's response to three dimensional magneto-mechanical loading

    Dikes, J. L. & Feigenbaum, H. P., 2015, Development and Characterization of Multifunctional Materials; Mechanics and Behavior of Active Materials; Modeling, Simulation and Control of Adaptive Systems. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, (ASME 2015 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2015; vol. 1).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Experimental results for the behavior of MSMAs subjected to loads seen in power harvesting applications and complex loads

    Ciocanel, C. & Feigenbaum, H. P., Jun 6 2012, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites 2012. 83421C. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8342).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Experimental verification of compliant mirror wavefront correction using a single actuator

    Clark, J. H., Penado, F. E., Heilman, M. & Clark, W. E., 2018, Optical System Alignment, Tolerancing, and Verification XII. Sasian, J. & Youngworth, R. N. (eds.). SPIE, 1074708. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10747).

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

    3 Scopus citations
  • Experiments and modeling of the magneto-mechanical response of magnetic shape memory alloys

    Feigenbaum, H. P. & Ciocanel, C., Dec 1 2009, Proceedings of the ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems 2009, SMASIS2009. p. 519-527 9 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems 2009, SMASIS2009; vol. 1).

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

    4 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

    9 Scopus citations
  • Further insight on the power harvesting capabilities of magnetic shape memory alloys

    Guiel, R., Dikes, J. L., Ciocanel, C. & Feigenbaum, H. P., 2015, Integrated System Design and Implementation; Structural Health Monitoring; Bioinspired Smart Materials and Systems; Energy Harvesting. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 2.

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Impact of metabolic mass transfer on monotonic growth of micro-organisms

    Vadasz, P. & Vadasz, A. S., Sep 21 2009, 2008 Proceedings of the 9th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis. p. 187-194 8 p. (2008 Proceedings of the 9th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis; vol. 2).

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

  • Improvements to the kiefer and lagoudas model for prediction of the magneto-mechanical behavior of magnetic shape memory alloys

    Waldauer, A., Feigenbaum, H. P., Bruno, N. M. & Ciocanel, C., Jan 1 2011, ASME 2011 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2011. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, p. 411-420 10 p. (ASME 2011 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2011; vol. 1).

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

    2 Scopus citations
  • Improving hydrogeneration representation in a production cost model used for long-term transmission studies in the Western Interconnection

    Dennis, C. M., Walish, R. C., Pacini, H. M., Chisholm, T. A. & Acker, T. L., Jun 20 2011, 2011 IEEE/PES Power Systems Conference and Exposition, PSCE 2011. 5772586. (2011 IEEE/PES Power Systems Conference and Exposition, PSCE 2011).

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

    2 Scopus citations
  • Jemez Pueblo solar power study

    Acker, T. L., John, C., DeVore, K., Tallas, S., Khatibi, M., Vadiee, N., West, J., Collins, M., Billie, T. & Atcitty, S., 2014, 43rd ASES National Solar Conference 2014, SOLAR 2014, Including the 39th National Passive Solar Conference and the 2nd Meeting of Young and Emerging Professionals in Renewable Energy. American Solar Energy Society, Vol. 2. p. 1129-1136 8 p.

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

  • 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
  • Magnetic fluid driven flow in a capillary channel

    Bruno, N. M. & Ciocanel, C., Jun 18 2010, Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems 2010. PART 1 ed. 764315. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7643, no. PART 1).

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

  • Magnetization in MSMA: 2D modeling and experimental characterization

    LaMaster, D. H., Feigenbaum, H. P., Nelson, I. D. & Ciocanel, C., Jun 4 2013, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites 2013. 86890Z. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8689).

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

    5 Scopus citations
  • Metabolic mass transfer effect in monotonic and non-monotonic growth of micro-organisms

    Vadasz, P. & Vadasz, A. S., Dec 1 2003, Proceedings of the 2003 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Volume 2. p. 809-816 8 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference; vol. 2003).

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

  • Methanol from electricity, water and carbon dioxide: Operational results

    Morgan, E. R. & Acker, T. L., 2015, Advances in Solar Buildings and Conservation; Climate Control and the Environment; Alternate Fuels and Infrastructure; ARPA-E; Combined Energy Cycles, CHP, CCHP, and Smart Grids; Concentrating Solar Power; Economic, Environmental, and Policy Aspects of Alternate Energy; Geothermal Energy, Harvesting, Ocean Energy and Other Emerging Technologies; Hydrogen Energy Technologies; Low/Zero Emission Power Plants and Carbon Sequestration; Micro and Nano Technology Applications and Materials. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 1.

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

  • Mirror deformation versus contact area in mounted flat mirrors

    Clark, J. H., Penado, F. E. & Cornelius, F., 2009, Advances in Optomechanics. 74240C. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7424).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Modeling and simulation of a magnetorheological mount

    Nguyen, T., Ciocanel, C. & Elahinia, M., Dec 1 2008, ASME 2008 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE2008. p. 819-824 6 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 5).

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

  • Modeling and simulation of a Magnetorheological mount

    Nguyen, T., Ciocanel, C. & Elahinia, M., Nov 23 2009, 2008 Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, DETC 2008. p. 819-824 6 p. (2008 Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, DETC 2008; vol. 5).

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

  • Modeling of wind power production forecast errors for wind integration studies

    Kemper, J. J., Bielecki, M. F. & Acker, T. L., 2010, ASME 2010 4th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, ES 2010. p. 885-894 10 p. (ASME 2010 4th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, ES 2010; vol. 2).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Monotonic growth of motile microorganisms

    Vadasz, A. S., Andrade, A., Chen, K. Y., Vadasz, P., Cope, E., Leid, J. G., Dobbs, E. & Zavodnyik, S., 2006, Proceedings of 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2006 - Biomedical and Safety Systems. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE)).

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

  • Mount-induced deflections in eight-inch flat mirrors at the Navy Prototype Optical Interferometer

    Clark, J. H., Penado, F. E., DiVitorrio, M. & Walton, J. P., Sep 26 2008, Optical and Infrared Interferometry. 70133K. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7013).

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

    8 Scopus citations
  • Nanofluids suspensions: Possible explanations for the apparent enhanced effective thermal conductivity

    Vadasz, P., 2005, Proceedings of the ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, HT 2005. p. 613-623 11 p. HT2005-72258. (Proceedings of the ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference; vol. 2).

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

    7 Scopus citations