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  • Conference 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
  • Nanofluid suspensions AS derivative of interface heat transfer modeling in porous media

    Vadasz, P., Dec 1 2009, Proceedings of the ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference 2009, HT2009. p. 227-234 8 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference 2009, HT2009; vol. 2).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • NAtural variability of irradiance and power-simple variability metrics for photovoltaic power plants

    Willy, D. M., Acker, T. L. & 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. 1. p. 552-558 7 p.

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

    4 Scopus citations
  • Northern Arizona University's partnerships with tribes for renewable energy Development

    Chischilly, A. M., Acker, T., Wadsack, K. & Khatibi, M., Dec 31 2012, World Renewable Energy Forum, WREF 2012, Including World Renewable Energy Congress XII and Colorado Renewable Energy Society (CRES) Annual Conference. p. 1757-1761 5 p. (World Renewable Energy Forum, WREF 2012, Including World Renewable Energy Congress XII and Colorado Renewable Energy Society (CRES) Annual Conferen; vol. 3).

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

  • Novel configuration for an AC electroosmotic pump driven by AC voltage with DC voltage bias for bi-directionality and increased volumetric flow rates

    Stoterau, S., Ciocanel, C., Islam, N. & Kipple, A., 2010, 2010 18th Biennial University/Government/Industry Micro-Nano Symposium, UGIM 2010 - Proceedings. 5508900. (Biennial University/Government/Industry Microelectronics Symposium - Proceedings).

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

  • Numerical predictions versus experimental findings on the power-harvesting output of a NiMnGa alloy

    Nelson, I., Dikes, J., Feigenbaum, H. & Ciocanel, C., 2014, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites 2014. SPIE, 905815. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9058).

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

    4 Scopus citations
  • Nusselt number data scattering in natural convection in porous media

    Vadasz, P., Dec 1 2010, 2010 14th International Heat Transfer Conference, IHTC 14. p. 853-863 11 p. (2010 14th International Heat Transfer Conference, IHTC 14; vol. 6).

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

  • On the effect of mechanical and thermal anisotropy on the stability of gravity driven convection in rotating porous media

    Govender, S. & Vadasz, P., Dec 1 2005, Proceedings of the ASME Heat Transfer Division 2005. 2 ed. p. 1-7 7 p. (American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD; vol. 376 HTD, no. 2).

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

  • Optical mount modifications for increased articulation at the Navy Prototype Optical Interferometer

    Clark, J. H., Walton, J. P., Penado, F. E. & Smith, D., Dec 1 2007, New Developments in Optomechanics. 666512. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6665).

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

  • Optimal sizing of a standalone renewable energy reverse osmosis desalination system using an ant system

    Xu, D. & Acker, T. L., Jul 2020, 2020 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2020 - Conference Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 9185845. (2020 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2020 - Conference Proceedings).

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

  • Optimizing the frequency response of a steering mirror mount for interferometry applications

    Penado, F. E. & Clark, J. H., Nov 19 2009, Advances in Optomechanics. 742403. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7424).

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

    5 Scopus citations
  • Optomechanical design considerations for a vacuum window for optical and infrared interferometry

    Ernesto Penado, F. & Clark, J. H., 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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Parameter optimization in designing an MR mount

    Nguyen, T., Ciocanel, C. & Elahinia, M., Dec 1 2008, 15th International Congress on Sound and Vibration 2008, ICSV 2008. p. 315-322 8 p. (15th International Congress on Sound and Vibration 2008, ICSV 2008; vol. 1).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Perception of teaching excellence by faculty and administrators in the engineering schools of the west initiative

    Wang, E., Plumb, C., Denzine, G., Tester, J., Hamann, J., Marley, R., Muñoz, D., Porter, D. & Vollstedt, A., Dec 1 2009, 39th Annual Frontiers in Education Conference: Imagining and Engineering Future CSET Education, FIE 2009. 5350829. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Pier vibration isolation for lightweight interferometry telescopes

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

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

  • Policy solutions for increasing economic impacts of wind development in Arizona

    Wadsack, K. E. & Acker, T., 2010, ASME 2010 4th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, ES 2010. p. 103-111 9 p. (ASME 2010 4th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, ES 2010; vol. 1).

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

  • Predicting the magneto-mechanical behavior of msmas subject to complex load paths

    Feigenbaum, H. P., Ciocanel, C. & Waldauer, A., Dec 1 2012, ASME 2012 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2012. p. 507-516 10 p. (ASME 2012 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2012; vol. 1).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Predictions of MSMA response under bi-axial mechanical loading

    Dikes, J. L., Feigenbaum, H. P. & Ciocanel, C., 2014, ASME 2014 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2014. Web Portal ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), (ASME 2014 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2014; vol. 2).

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

    1 Scopus citations
  • Promoting or suppressing transition to weak turbulence in porous media convection via feedback control

    Vadasz, P., Dec 1 2011, ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE 2011. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 107-114 8 p. (ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE 2011; vol. 6, no. PARTS A AND B).

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

  • Reducing distortion in simulated injection-molded wind turbine blades

    Tester, J. T. & Hargroder, T., Jul 29 2004, Collection of ASME Wind Energy Symposium Technical Papers AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit. p. 24-31 8 p. (Collection of ASME Wind Energy Symposium Technical Papers AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit).

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

  • Rendering the transient hot wire experimental method to dual-phase applications

    Vadasz, P., 2007, Heat Transfer, Fluid Flows, and Thermal Systems. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. 1109-1116 8 p. (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE); vol. 8).

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

  • Simulation of a computational winding filament model with an exponential spring to represent titin

    Lemoyne, R., Petak, J., Tester, J. & Nishikawa, K., Nov 2 2014, 2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 836-839 4 p. 6943721. (2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC 2014).

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

    2 Scopus citations
  • Solar power variations in the regulation and sub-regulation time frames

    Acker, T. L., Willy, D. M. & 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. 1. p. 503-510 8 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, 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