# Browse by Subject "Engineering, Mechanical"

• (1980)
The three techniques proposed herein--calibration of instrumented spatial linkages, kinematic modelling of anatomical joints, and osteometric scaling--may be jointly directed at one of the most prevalent and frustrating, ...

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• (1992)
A quality design is, in part, a design for a quality product. A quality design also incorporates manufacturability, prevention of failures, and other aspects influencing the value of the designed product. Loss of quality ...

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The objective of the present research was to investigate the applicability of large-eddy simulations to predict the characteristics of turbulent wakes of bluff bodies. The problem considered concerns turbulent flow over a ...

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• (1995)
The large scale structure and mixing characteristics of the flowfield surrounding a single, underexpanded, sonic, transverse jet injected into a Mach 1.6 crossflow were experimentally studied. The flowfield was investigated ...

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• (1994)
TiN films have been deposited on Ti-6Al-4V substrates by a cw CO$\sb2$ laser chemical vapor deposition (LCVD) process with TiCl$\sb4$, H$\sb2$, and N$\sb2$. Pulsed dye laser induced fluorescence (LIF) spectroscopy is used ...

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• (1996)
The structure of hydrogen jet diffusion flames has been investigated using coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering (CARS) and laser-induced fluorescence (LIF) to obtain temperature and nitric oxide (NO) concentrations in ...

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• (1992)
This experimental investigation into shallow laser welding describes new techniques for visualizing, measuring dimensions, and mapping the deformation of the weld pool free surface. The first known measurements of the ...

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• (1996)
A finite element technique has been applied to the hyperbolic system of partial differential equations for a turbidity current flowing in deep ambient water. Since the standard Galerkin method yields spurious oscillations ...

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• (1992)
Problem solving activity by groups of agents is an increasingly common phenomenon in a vast variety of domains. This phenomenon may be attributed to a combination of factors: an increasing trend towards specialization of ...

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• (1989)
Design predictions for liquid metal current collectors require a thorough knowledge of liquid metal flows in a narrow gap between a fixed surface and a moving surface, with a strong applied magnetic field and with a free ...

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• (1989)
In the self-cooling blankets of the Tokamak fusion reactor, a liquid metal, namely liquid lithium, is pumped through a system of ducts to transfer heat and capture neutrons. One of the blanket designs proposed in Argonne ...

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• (1996)
The local flowfield about large roughness elements placed in a flat plate laminar boundary layer was studied. Flowfield measurements were taken upstream, over, and downstream of an isolated hemispherical roughness element ...

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• (1988)
A probability-based fatigue design methodology for crack initiation and early growth is presented which estimates the average fatigue strength of weldments and its uncertainty using a Monte Carlo simulation. The underlying ...

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• (1996)
This study is an investigation of the dynamics of the variabilities of the zonal mean atmospheric circulation induced by the variation of the sea surface temperature (SST) and by the nonlinear interaction between unstable ...

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