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Research Output 2000 2020

2020

Evaluation of modelling parameters for computing flow-induced noise in a small high-speed centrifugal compressor

Sharma, S., García-Tíscar, J., Allport, J., Barrans, S. & Nickson, K., 10 Jan 2020, In : Aerospace Science and Technology. 98, 15 p., 105697.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Centrifugal compressors
Turbulence
Aerodynamics
Acoustics
Aeroacoustics

Evolution of flow characteristics in a centrifugal compressor with an increase in operating speed

Sharma, S., García-Tíscar, J., Allport, J., Barrans, S. & Nickson, K., 14 Feb 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Engine Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Centrifugal compressors
Compressors
Acoustics
Acoustic emissions
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
2019
Open Access
File
Turbines
Rotors
Inlet flow
Secondary flow
Flow structure
Open Access
File
Centrifugal compressors
Compressors
Acoustics
Acoustic emissions
Aerodynamics
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Finite element method
Skin
Flow velocity
Velocity measurement
Blood

Increasing compressor wheel fatigue life through residual stress generation

Barrans, S., Allport, J. & Thompson, A., 1 Jan 2019, Advances in Manufacturing Engineering and Materials: Proceedings of the International Conference on Manufacturing Engineering and Materials (ICMEM 2018). Hloch, S., Klichová, D., Krolczyk, G. M., Chattopadhyaya, S. & Ruppenthalová, L. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 375-385 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering).

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

Compressors
Residual stresses
Wheels
Fatigue of materials
Compressive stress

Making Improvements to Product Development within an SME

Kangley, H., Barrans, S. & Newton, M., 1 Apr 2019, In : International journal of materials mechanics and manufacturing. 7, 2, p. 86-90 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Product development
Industry
Costs
2018

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 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)

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
2017
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
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
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
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Struts
Compressors
3 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
2016
44 Citations (Scopus)

Precision surface characterization for finish cylindrical milling with dynamic tool displacements model

Wojciechowski, S., Twardowski, P., Pelic, M., Maruda, R. W., Barrans, S. & Krolczyk, G. M., Oct 2016, In : Precision Engineering. 46, p. 158-165 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Surface roughness
Tool steel
Machine tools
Parameter estimation
Analytical models
2015

Bespoke Part Library for an SME for Enhanced Design Efficiency

Barrans, S., Eyre, G. & Goddard, M., 19 Oct 2015, In : Applied Mechanics and Materials. 798, p. 500-504 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry
Automation
Costs

Classical and numerical approaches to determining V-section band clamp axial stiffness

Barrans, S. M., Khodabakhshi, G. & Muller, M., 1 Jan 2015, In : Open Engineering. 5, 1, p. 99-110 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Clamping devices
Stiffness
Friction
Finite element method
Flanges
39 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of argon pollution on the weld surface morphology

Krolczyk, G. M., Nieslony, P., Krolczyk, J. B., Samardzic, I., Legutko, S., Hloch, S., Barrans, S. & Maruda, R. W., 1 Jun 2015, In : Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation. 70, p. 203-213 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surface Morphology
pollution
Pollution
Surface morphology
Argon

Simulating Torsional Slip in V-Band Clamp Joints

Sahboun, S. M. & Barrans, S. M., 19 Oct 2015, In : Applied Mechanics and Materials. 798, p. 53-58 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clamping devices
Friction
Bolts
Flanges
2014

Analysis of the torsional load capacity of V-section band clamps

Barrans, S. M., Waterworth, A. & Sahboun, S., 2014, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering V. Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Vol. 1016. p. 59-64 6 p. (Advanced Materials Research; vol. 1016).

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

Clamping devices
Flanges
Friction
Point contacts
2 Citations (Scopus)

Contact pressure distribution in joints formed by V-band clamps

Barrans, S. M., Khodabakhshi, G. & Xu, Q., 2014, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering V. Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Vol. 1016. p. 34-38 5 p. (Advanced Materials Research; vol. 1016).

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

Clamping devices
Pressure distribution
Friction
Bolts
Flanges

Determining a robust, Pareto optimal geometry for a welded joint

Barrans, S. M. & Radhi, H. E., 2014, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering V. Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Vol. 1016. p. 39-43 5 p. (Advanced Materials Research; vol. 1016).

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

Welds
Geometry
Materials science
Machinery
Mechanical engineering
Information technology
Mechanics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Preliminary review of the influence of cavitation behavior in creep damage constitutive equations

Yang, X., Xu, Q., Lu, Z. Y. & Barrans, S., 2014, Machinery, Materials Science and Engineering Applications 2014. Gao, Q., Barrans, S. & Xu, Q. (eds.). Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Vol. 940. p. 46-51 6 p. (Advanced Materials Research; vol. 940).

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

Constitutive equations
Cavitation
Creep
Steel
X rays

Turbocharger Structural Integrity

Barrans, S., Allport, J. & Khodabakhshi, G., 2014, In : Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering. 13, 3-4, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Structural integrity
Engines
Commercial vehicles
Passenger cars
Gasoline
2012
3 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison between multiobjective population-based algorithms in mechanical problem

Radhi, H. E. & Barrans, S. M., 28 Feb 2012, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering: ICMAE2011. Fan, W. (ed.). Scientific.net, Vol. 1. p. 2383-2389 7 p. (Applied Mechanics and Materials; vol. 110-116).

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

Multiobjective optimization
Experiments
1 Citation (Scopus)

Practical energy storage utilising Kinetic Energy Storage Batteries (KESB)

Johnson, A., Dooley, M., Gibson, A. G. & Barrans, S. M., 22 Oct 2012, Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Environment Friendly Energies and Applications, EFEA 2012. Rajbhandari, S., Busawon, K., Maheri, A. & Djemai, M. (eds.). IEEE, p. 112-117 6 p. 6294076

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

Kinetic energy
Energy storage
Electricity
Costs
Flywheels
33 Citations (Scopus)

The Influence of Bone Cement Type on Production of Fretting Wear on the Femoral Stem Surface: A Preliminary Study

Blunt, L. A., Jiang, X. Q., Fleming, L. T., Barrans, S. M. & Zhang, H. Y., 1 Aug 2012, In : Clinical Biomechanics. 27, 7, p. 666-672 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Cements
Thigh
Polymethyl Methacrylate
Methylmethacrylate
Hip Replacement Arthroplasties
2011
1 Citation (Scopus)

A Comparison of Design Methodologies for Journal Bearings under Pulsatile Loads

Herapath, C., Barrans, S. M. & Weston, W., 1 May 2011, In : Renewable Energy and Power Quality Journal. 1, 9, p. 196-201 6 p., 286.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bearings (structural)
Journal bearings
Transfer functions
Crankshafts
Internal combustion engines
15 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting plastic deformation and work hardening during V-band formation

Muller, M., Barrans, S. M. & Blunt, L., 1 Apr 2011, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 211, 4, p. 627-636 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plastic Deformation
Hardening
Strain hardening
Plastic deformation
Hardness
23 Citations (Scopus)

The Contribution of the Micropores in Bone Cement Surface to Generation of Femoral Stem Wear in Total Hip Replacement

Blunt, L., Jiang, X., Barrans, S., Zhang, H. & Brown, L., 1 Oct 2011, In : Tribology International. 44, 11, p. 1476-1482 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone cement
Bone Cements
cements
stems
bones
21 Citations (Scopus)

The Significance of the Micropores at the Stem-Cement Interface in Total Hip Replacement

Blunt, L., Jiang, X., Brown, L., Barrans, S. & Zhang, H., 2011, In : Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition. 22, 7, p. 845-856 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Bone cement
Bone Cements
Hip Replacement Arthroplasties
Cements
Porosity
2010

Evaluation of Loss Coefficient For Stand Alone Radiator

Pillutla, G., Mishra, R., Barrans, S. M. & Barrans, J., 1 Apr 2010, In : Renewable Energy and Power Quality Journal. 1, 8, p. 556-560 5 p., 400.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Radiators
Heating
Flow of fluids
Reynolds number
Energy utilization
2 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of flange geometry on the ultimate axial load capacity of V-band clamps

Muller, M. & Barrans, S. M., 1 Dec 2010, 9th International Conference on Turbochargers and Turbocharging . Institution of Mechanical Engineers, p. 183-192 10 p.

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

Axial loads
Clamping devices
Flanges
Geometry
Bearings (structural)
14 Citations (Scopus)

Performance analysis of Pareto optimal bearings subject to surface error variations

Bhat, N., Barrans, S. M. & Kumar, A. S., 1 Nov 2010, In : Tribology International. 43, 11, p. 2240-2249 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
aerostatics
Bearing pads
manufacturing
concavity
2009
2 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation and comparison of a large machine tool structure with ISO standard alignment tests

Myers, A., Barrans, S. M., Longstaff, A. P., Fletcher, S. & Ford, D. G., 1 Jun 2009, Laser Metrology and Machine Performance IX : 9th International Conference and Exhibition on Laser Metrology, Machine Tool, CMM and Robotic Performance, LAMDAMAP 2009. Cheng, K. (ed.). euspen, p. 57-66 10 p.

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

Open Access
machine tools
Machine tools
alignment
evaluation
geometric accuracy
6 Citations (Scopus)

Finite element prediction of the ultimate axial load capacity of V-section band clamps

Barrans, S. M. & Muller, M., 1 Sep 2009, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 181, 1, 8 p., 012072.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
axial loads
clamps
predictions
flanges
elastic deformation
23 Citations (Scopus)
Hip Replacement Arthroplasties
Cements
Wear of materials
Methylmethacrylate
Osteonecrosis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Manufacturing error sensitivity of flat pad air bearings

Barrans, S. M., Bhat, N. & Kumar, A. S., 1 Jun 2009, Laser Metrology and Machine Performance IX: 9th International Conference and Exhibition on Laser Metrology, Machine Tool, CMM and Robotic Performance, LAMDAMAP 2009. Cheng, K. (ed.). euspen, p. 515-524 10 p.

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

Bearings (structural)
Bearing pads
gas bearings
manufacturing
sensitivity
39 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding Initiation and Propogation of Fretting Wear on the Femoral Stem in Total Hip Replacement

Blunt, L. A., Jiang, X., Barrans, S. M., Brown, L. T. & Zhang, H., 15 Mar 2009, In : Wear. 266, 5-6, p. 566-569 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fretting
stems
cements
Wear of materials
Bone cement
24 Citations (Scopus)

What Results in Fretting Wear on Polished Femoral Stems

Blunt, L. A., Barrans, S. M., Jiang, X., Brown, L. T. & Zhang, H., Dec 2009, In : Tribology International. 42, 11-12, p. 1605-1614 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fretting
stems
Wear of materials
shrinkage
cements
2008

An investigation on generation of debris at the stem cement interface

Zhang, H., Brown, L., Blunt, L. & Barrans, S., 28 May 2008, 8th World Biomaterials Congress 2008. Vol. 4. p. 1768 1 p.

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

22 Citations (Scopus)

Design and test of a Pareto optimal flat pad aerostatic bearing

Bhat, N. & Barrans, S. M., 1 Mar 2008, In : Tribology International. 41, 3, p. 181-188 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aerostatics
Bearing pads
Bearings (structural)
Flow rate
mass flow rate