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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. January 2018, 140(1): 011403.
Paper No: MD-17-1317
Published Online: November 9, 2017
... Automation Committee of ASME for publication in the J OURNAL OF M ECHANICAL D ESIGN . Manuscript received May 5, 2017; final manuscript received September 16, 2017; published online November 9, 2017. Assoc. Editor: Xiaoping Du. 05 05 2017 16 09 2017 Sensitivity analysis Simulation...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. November 2017, 139(11): 111411.
Paper No: MD-17-1134
Published Online: October 2, 2017
... ∂ w k ,   k = 1 , … , m Then, with the results of sensitivity analysis, an explicit function relationship between the structural performance and the shape parameters is obtained from the Taylor expansion (3) c ̃ ( w ) = c ( 0 ) + ∑ k = 1 m ∂ c...
Topics: Shapes
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. October 2017, 139(10): 103501.
Paper No: MD-16-1634
Published Online: August 30, 2017
... mechanisms Mechanism theory Sensitivity analysis Spring design Design Compliant mechanisms, or flexures, are machine joints that transfer motions and forces without friction, resulting in little wear or backlash and high precision. Most nonlinear compliant mechanism literature concerns...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Technical Briefs
J. Mech. Des. September 2017, 139(9): 094502.
Paper No: MD-16-1084
Published Online: July 13, 2017
... . Manuscript received January 29, 2016; final manuscript received June 13, 2017; published online July 13, 2017. Assoc. Editor: James K. Guest. 29 01 2016 13 06 2017 Sensitivity analysis Smart materials Design Structures Miura-ori is a method proposed by Koryo Miura of folding...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. July 2017, 139(7): 071402.
Paper No: MD-16-1522
Published Online: May 10, 2017
... . 10.2514/3.25266 [11] Wu , Y.-T. , 1994 , “ Computational Methods for Efficient Structural Reliability and Reliability Sensitivity Analysis ,” AIAA J. , 32 ( 8 ), pp. 1717 – 1723 . 10.2514/3.12164 [12] Youn , B. D. , Choi , K. K. , and Park , Y. H. , 2003 , “ Hybrid...
Topics: Design
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Article Type: Technical Briefs
J. Mech. Des. April 2017, 139(4): 044501.
Paper No: MD-16-1552
Published Online: January 27, 2017
..., if the scatter in the material properties and impactor velocity is not considered and mean values are used for calculating response. The target reliability of the plate is achieved for an optimal combination of impactor mass and velocity. Sensitivity analysis shows that the Pf is significantly influenced...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. January 2017, 139(1): 011403.
Paper No: MD-16-1037
Published Online: November 11, 2016
.... Editor: James K. Guest. 15 01 2016 09 10 2016 Computer-aided design Conceptual design Design optimization Multidisciplinary design Sensitivity analysis Optimization Design In recent years, level set topology optimization (LSTO) has gained the popularity...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. November 2016, 138(11): 111407.
Paper No: MD-16-1166
Published Online: September 12, 2016
..., 2016; final manuscript received July 7, 2016; published online September 12, 2016. Assoc. Editor: Zissimos P. Mourelatos. 29 02 2016 07 07 2016 Computer-aided design Design optimization Product design Product development Robust design Sensitivity analysis Design...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. November 2016, 138(11): 111410.
Paper No: MD-16-1188
Published Online: September 12, 2016
...Max M. J. Opgenoord; Douglas L. Allaire; Karen E. Willcox Sensitivity analysis plays a critical role in quantifying uncertainty in the design of engineering systems. A variance-based global sensitivity analysis is often used to rank the importance of input factors, based on their contribution...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. November 2016, 138(11): 111404.
Paper No: MD-16-1140
Published Online: September 12, 2016
...-dependent system reliability analysis. Based on the time-dependent system reliability analysis, dominant system failure paths are enumerated and then the system resilience is estimated. The connection between the proposed resilience assessment method and design is explored through sensitivity analysis...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. September 2016, 138(9): 091403.
Paper No: MD-15-1578
Published Online: July 21, 2016
... is useful. For example, smoothness indicates robustness to changes in the design. As an example of such transitions, see Sec. 7.2 or Sec. 7.4 and the corresponding Cityplots. Design evaluation Design visualization Multidisciplinary design Multiobjective optimization Sensitivity analysis...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. September 2016, 138(9): 091402.
Paper No: MD-15-1833
Published Online: July 18, 2016
... optimization Reliability in design Risk-based design Sensitivity analysis Uncertainty analysis Design Complex systems such as transportation networks, critical infrastructure, multitier supply chains, and healthcare systems are backbones for the functioning of a society or an enterprise...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. August 2016, 138(8): 083302.
Paper No: MD-16-1195
Published Online: June 30, 2016
...: Qi Fan. 08 03 2016 14 06 2016 Gear design Gear geometry Sensitivity analysis Design The generating grinding process for involute helical gears generated by a grinding worm is widely used because it is far more efficient but less costly than form grinding. However...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. January 2016, 138(1): 011405.
Paper No: MD-15-1333
Published Online: November 16, 2015
...; published online November 16, 2015. Assoc. Editor: Xiaoping Du. This work is in part a work of the U.S. Government. ASME disclaims all interest in the U.S. Government's contributions. 29 04 2015 11 10 2015 Design optimization Reliability in design Sensitivity analysis Design...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. December 2015, 137(12): 121402.
Paper No: MD-15-1022
Published Online: October 16, 2015
...Babak Dizangian; Mohammad Reza Ghasemi This article proposes a novel ranked-based method for size optimization of structures. This method uses violation-based sensitivity analysis and borderline adaptive sliding technique (ViS-BLAST) on the margin of feasible nonfeasible (FNF) design space. ViS...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. August 2015, 137(8): 082301.
Paper No: MD-14-1581
Published Online: August 1, 2015
... driving optimization effectively improve the performance for the PHJM and enrich the optimization theory for parallel manipulators with high velocities and given tasks. Parallel manipulators Robot kinematics Robotic systems Sensitivity analysis Design The PHJM is developed to evaluate...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. June 2015, 137(6): 061403.
Paper No: MD-14-1339
Published Online: June 1, 2015
... of wind farm power generation. Such an understanding is however not readily evident in the current state of the art in wind farm design. To fill this important gap, this paper develops a comprehensive sensitivity analysis (SA) of wind farm performance with respect to the key natural and design factors...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. April 2015, 137(4): 041404.
Paper No: MD-14-1351
Published Online: April 1, 2015
... ]. If a goal set by the system-level for the metamaterial design is found to be infeasible during the material optimization, a new system-level iteration may be necessary to obtain a feasible goal for the metamaterial design problem. To increase computational efficiency, a sensitivity analysis was completed...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. March 2015, 137(3): 031402.
Paper No: MD-14-1228
Published Online: March 1, 2015
... per element optimization scheme where the storage of filtering weights had been prohibitively expensive. Computational geometry Design optimization Sensitivity analysis Design Topology optimization is a computational technique for optimally determining the shape and connectivity...
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Article Type: Research-Article
J. Mech. Des. February 2015, 137(2): 021403.
Paper No: MD-14-1399
Published Online: February 1, 2015
... are considered. The identified values are very close to the reference ones, and everything is carried out with limited user intervention and no manual computation of derivatives. Computational kinematics Design automation Design optimization Mechanism theory Sensitivity analysis Simulation-based...