Centre for Engineering Materials

  • United Kingdom

Research Output 2017 2020

2017
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Spectrometry
rhodamine B
Aluminum Oxide
Silicones
Desorption

Asymptotic Analyses of the Start-Up Stage of Couette Flow Subjected to Different Boundary Conditions

Lei, C., Liu, G., Zhang, G., Tang, Y. & Chai, J., Nov 2017, In : International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. 88, p. 177-182 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Couette flow
Boundary conditions
Viscosity
viscosity
boundary conditions
20 Citations (Scopus)

Characterizing Asphaltene Deposition in the Presence of Chemical Dispersants in Porous Media Micromodels

Lin, Y. J., He, P., Tavakkoli, M., Mathew, N. T., Fatt, Y. Y., Chai, J., Goharzadeh, A., Vargas, F. M. & Biswal, S. L., 19 Oct 2017, In : Energy & Fuels. 31, 11, p. 11660-11668 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Porous materials
Asphaltenes
Microfluidics
Oils
Deposits
3 Citations (Scopus)

Conjugate heat transfer in stratified two-fluid flows with a growing deposit layer

Li, H., Yap, Y. F., Lou, J., Chai, J. C. & Shang, Z., 25 Feb 2017, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 113, p. 215-228 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Flow of fluids
Deposits
Heat transfer
Fluids
Thermal conductivity
2 Citations (Scopus)

Control of metallo-supramolecular assemblies via steric, hydrogen bonding and argentophilic interactions; formation of a 3-dimensional polymer of circular helicates

Bullock, S. J., Davidson, F. S., Faulkner, R. A., Parkes, G. M. B., Rice, C. R. & Towns-Andrews, E., 9 Jan 2017, In : CrystEngComm. 19, 9, p. 1273-1278 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
spacers
assemblies
Hydrogen bonds
Polymers
polymers
2 Citations (Scopus)

Determining Stress in Turbocharger Impellers due to Component Machining Process

Barrans, S., Tabriz, M. S. E. & Ellis, C., 2017, ASME Turbo Expo 2017: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. Volume 7A: Structures and Dynamics. 11 p. V07AT30A006

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

Impellers
Wheels
Machining
Geometry
Computer aided design
2 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a model to demonstrate the effects of friction and pressure on skin in relation to pressure ulcer formation

Leung, P. H., Fleming, L., Walton, K., Barrans, S. & Ousey, K., 15 Apr 2017, In : Wear. 376-377, Part A, p. 266-271 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
ulcers
blood vessels
Skin
Blood vessels
friction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of machining parameters on surface roughness in Al 2618 alloy subject to multi-axis machining process using ball nose cutting tools

Tabriz, M. S. E., Barrans, S. & Bills, P., 18 Sep 2017, 2017 8th International Conference on Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, ICMAE 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 16-20 5 p. 8038609

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

Open Access
Cutting tools
Machining
Surface roughness
Durability
Fatigue of materials
2 Citations (Scopus)

Electromagnetic and Mechanical Analysis of High Speed SPM Rotor with Copper Shield

Al-ani, M., Barrans, S. & Carter, J., 8 Aug 2017, 2017 IEEE International Electric Machines and Drives Conference (IEMDC). 8 p.

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

Open Access
Permanent magnets
Rotors
Copper
Pulse amplitude modulation
Eddy currents

Empirical method for determining axial load distribution in joints formed by V-band clamps

Ali, A., Barrans, S. M. & Ghiradi, F., 18 Sep 2017, 2017 8th International Conference on Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, ICMAE 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 11-15 5 p.

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

Axial loads
Clamping devices
Flanges
Pressure transducers
Strain gages
6 Citations (Scopus)

Fracture toughness in some hetero-modulus composite carbides: carbon inclusions and voids

Popov, O. & Vishnyakov, V., 2017, In : Advances in Applied Ceramics. 116, 2, p. 61-70 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Carbides
Fracture toughness
Carbon
Hot pressing
Precipitates

Handheld Material Analyser

Vishnyakov, V., 22 Dec 2017, IPC No. Harrison Goddard Foote, Patent No. PCT/GB2017/053875, 22 Dec 2017

Research output: Patent

4 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical Design of Rotors for Permanent Magnet High-Speed Electric Motors for Turbocharger Applications

Barrans, S., Al-ani, M. & Carter, J., Dec 2017, In : IET Electrical Systems in Transportation. 7, 4, p. 278-286

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Electric motors
Permanent magnets
Rotors
Magnets
Analytical models
7 Citations (Scopus)
Gemfibrozil
Ephrin-A5
Dispersions
Silicon Dioxide
dissolving
17 Citations (Scopus)

Nano-scratch testing of (Ti,Fe)Nx thin films on silicon

Beake, B. D., Vishnyakov, V. & Harris, A. J., 15 Jan 2017, In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 309, p. 671-679 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Silicon
mechanical properties
coatings
sliding contact
Thin films
42 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Cutting Force
Milling (machining)
Inclination
Machining
Steel

Rotor Loss Reduction Using Segmented Inverter in Surface-Mounted Permanent Magnet Drive

Al-ani, M., Barrans, S. & Carter, J., 8 Aug 2017, Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Electric Machines and Drives Conference (IEMCD) 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Permanent magnets
Rotors
Modulation
Phase shift
Eddy currents
8 Citations (Scopus)

Structure formation of TiB2-TiC-B4C-C hetero-modulus ceramics via reaction hot pressing

Popov, O., Chornobuk, S. & Vishnyakov, V., Apr 2017, In : International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials. 64, p. 106-112 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hot pressing
Boron carbide
Atoms
Boron
Graphite
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Struts
Compressors
4 Citations (Scopus)

The Impact of Volute Aspect Ratio on the Performance of a Mixed Flow Turbine

Lee, S., Barrans, S., Jupp, M. & Nickson, A., 23 Nov 2017, In : Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology. 4, 4, 21 p., 56.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Aspect ratio
Turbines
Aerodynamics
Engines
Secondary flow
2018
Open Access
Parallel flow
Nusselt number
Boundary layers
Petroleum engineering
visualization
2 Citations (Scopus)

An integrated model for asphaltene deposition in wellbores/pipelines above bubble pressures

Guan, Q., Goharzadeh, A., Chai, J., Vargas, F. M., Biswal, S. L., Chapman, W. G., Zhang, M. & Yap, Y. F., Oct 2018, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 169, p. 353-373 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
asphaltene
bubble
Pipelines
Deposits
Thermodynamics
2 Citations (Scopus)

A unidirectional one-dimensional approach for asphaltene deposition in large length-to-diameter ratios scenarios

Guan, Q., Chai, J. C., Goharzadeh, A., Vargas, F. M., Biswal, S. L., Chapman, W. G., Zhang, M. & Yap, Y. F., Jul 2018, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 166, p. 857-870 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
asphaltene
Crude oil
Cholesterol
Finite volume method
Gas industry

Critical Heat Flux Enhancement Using Nanofluids and Hybrid Nanofluids: A Review

Bolton, J., Liu, L., Hinks, J. & Chai, J., 10 Aug 2018, In : International Journal of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering. 4, 3, p. 35-56 22 p., 7310207.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Heat flux
Nanoparticles
Suspensions
Stabilization
Sonication

Effect of Cusp Size, Depth and Direction on Stress Concentration

Tabriz, M. S. E. & Barrans, S., 1 Apr 2018, In : SAE International Journal of Materials and Manufacturing. 6, 2, p. 88-93 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Stress concentration
Machining
Durability
Fatigue of materials
Finite element method

Effect of decomposition on clothing damage evidence: A preliminary study

Bostock, E., Parkes, G. & Williams, G., 12 Dec 2018, In : Crime, Security and Society. 1, 2, 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Crime
Decomposition
Yarn
Textiles
Tissue

Effect of Machining Cusps on the Stress Concentration Factor on Curved Surface

Barrans, S. & Tabriz, M. S. E., 1 Sep 2018, In : International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics Research. 7, 5, p. 552-557 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Stress concentration
Machining
Finite element method
Durability
Fatigue of materials
1 Citation (Scopus)

Enhanced Radiation Tolerance of Tungsten Nanoparticles to He Ion Irradiation

Aradi, E., Lewis-Fell, J., Harrison, R., Greaves, G., Mir, A. H., Donnelly, S. & Hinks, J., 14 Dec 2018, In : Nanomaterials. 8, 12, p. 1-14 14 p., 1052.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Helium
Tungsten
Ion bombardment
Nanoparticles
Radiation
6 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing the dissolution of phenylbutazone using Syloid® based mesoporous silicas for oral equine applications

Waters, L. J., Hanrahan, J. P., Tobin, J. M., Finch, C. V., Parkes, G. M. B., Ahmad, S. A., Mohammad, F. & Saleem, M., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Pharmaceutical Analysis. 8, 3, p. 181-186 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Phenylbutazone
Silicon Dioxide
Horses
Dissolution
Silica
4 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental study of asphaltene deposition in transparent microchannels using light absorption method

Zhuang, Y., Goharzadeh, A., Lin, Y. J., Yap, Y. F., Chai, J., Mathew, N. T., Vargas, F. M. & Biswal, S. L., 2018, In : Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology. 39, 5, p. 753-753 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
electromagnetic absorption
microchannels
Microchannels
Light absorption
luminous intensity
1 Citation (Scopus)

Incorporating physiologically relevant mobile phases in micellar liquid chromatography for the prediction of human intestinal absorption

Shokry, D., Waters, L., Parkes, G. & Mitchell, J. C., Dec 2018, In : Biomedical Chromatography. 32, 12, 9 p., e4351.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Intestinal Absorption
Liquid chromatography
Liquid Chromatography
Lecithins
Bile Acids and Salts
1 Citation (Scopus)

Investigation into the impact of span-wise flow distribution on the performance of a mixed flow turbine

Lee, S., Barrans, S., Jupp, M. & Nickson, A., 11 Jun 2018, ASME Turbo Expo 2018: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 2B-2018. 12 p. GT2018-76992

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

Turbines
Engines
Inlet flow
Fibers
Axial flow

Mechanical design of rotors with surface mounted permanent magnets

Barrans, S. & Mallin, L., 5 Nov 2018, Electric Machines for Smart Grids Applications. El-Shahat, A. (ed.). IntechOpen, p. 87-106 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Permanent magnets
Rotors
Electric machinery
Magnets
Analytical models

Reynolds stress statistics in the near nozzle region of coaxial swirling jets

Stetsyuk, V. & Chai Chee Kiong, J., 20 Sep 2018, In : International Journal of Hydromechatronics. 1, 3, p. 332-349

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
swirling
Reynolds stress
nozzles
statistics
Reynolds number
11 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and characterisation of high-entropy alloy thin films as candidates for coating nuclear fuel cladding alloys

Tunes, M. A., Vishnyakov, V. & Donnelly, S., 1 Mar 2018, In : Thin Solid Films. 649, p. 115-120 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nuclear fuel cladding
nuclear fuels
Entropy
entropy
coatings
4 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal analysis in oxidative and pyrolysis conditions of alkaline earth metals picolinates using the techniques: TG-DSC, DSC, MWTA, HSM and EGA (TG-DSC-FTIR and HSM-MS)

Nascimento, A. L. C. S., Parkes, G. M. B., Ashton, G. P., Fernandes, R. P., Teixeira, J. A., Nunes, W. D. G., Ionashiro, M. & Caires, F. J., 1 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 135, p. 67-75 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Alkaline Earth Metals
Alkaline earth metals
Gas fuel analysis
Mass spectrometers
Thermoanalysis
1 Citation (Scopus)
Stearic acid
titanium oxides
rutile
Titanium dioxide
Sputtering
3 Citations (Scopus)

Xenon solubility and formation of supercritical xenon precipitates in glasses under non-equilibrium conditions

Mir, A. H., Hinks, J., Delaye, J. M., Peuget, S. & Donnelly, S., 17 Oct 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 11 p., 15320.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
xenon
solubility
glass
noble gas
void
2019

A candidate accident tolerant fuel system based on a highly concentrated alloy thin film

Tunes, M. A., Vishnyakov, V., Camara, O., Greaves, G., Edmondson, P., Zhang, Y. & Donnelly, S., Jun 2019, In : Materials Today Energy. 12, p. 356-362 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fuel systems
Accidents
Thin films
Noble Gases
Heavy Ions
Radioactive Waste
Radioactive wastes
repository
radioactive waste
Uncertainty
Open Access
File
Turbines
Rotors
Inlet flow
Secondary flow
Flow structure
Mass spectrometry
Microscopic examination
Polymers
Thermal expansion
Ions
1 Citation (Scopus)
Ballistics
Silicon Dioxide
ballistics
Precipitates
precipitates
2 Citations (Scopus)

Carbon nanotubes catalysis in liquid-phase aerobic oxidation of hydrocarbons: Influence of nanotube impurities

Zeynalov, E., Allen, N. S., Salmanova, N. & Vishnyakov, V., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids. 127, p. 245-251 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Carbon Nanotubes
Hydrocarbons
Nanotubes
Catalysis
catalysis
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
paints
fading
Crystallite size
Polymorphism
Paint
2 Citations (Scopus)

Characterizing Drug-Polymer Bead Interactions Using Isothermal Titration Calorimetry

Swaine, T., Garcia, P., Tang, Y., Lewis, A., Parkes, G. & Waters, L., 1 May 2019, In : Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 108, 5, p. 1772-1778 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Calorimetry
Polymers
irinotecan
Hydrogel
Doxorubicin
Metal foil
Helium
Tungsten
foils
tungsten
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Finite element method
Skin
Flow velocity
Velocity measurement
Blood
1 Citation (Scopus)

Formation of a Bile Salt-Drug Hydrogel to Predict Human Intestinal Absorption

Shokry, D. S., Waters, L. J., Parkes, G. M. B., Mitchell, J. C. & Snowden, M. J., Jan 2019, In : Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 108, 1, p. 279-287 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Hydrogel
Intestinal Absorption
Bile Acids and Salts
Hydrogels
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Identification of decomposition volatile organic compounds from surface-deposited and submerged porcine remains

Irish, L., Rennie, S., Parkes, G. & Williams, A., 1 Sep 2019, In : Science and Justice. 59, 5, p. 503-515 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Volatile Organic Compounds
Cadaver
Swine
Dogs
Water