Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Mechanical Engineering

Edited by Murat Gokcek

Niğde University, Turkey

The book substantially offers the latest progresses about the important topics of the "Mechanical Engineering" to readers. It includes twenty-eight excellent studies prepared using state-of-art methodologies by professional researchers from different countries. The sections in the book comprise of the following titles: power transmission system, manufacturing processes and system analysis, thermo-fluid systems, simulations and computer applications, and new approaches in mechanical engineering education and organization systems.

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Mechanical EngineeringEdited by Murat Gokcek

Published: April 11th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2397

ISBN: 978-953-51-0505-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6196-7

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

165718 Total Chapter Downloads

152 Crossref Citations

123 Web of Science Citations

302 Dimensions Citations


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1. Mechanical Transmissions Parameter Modelling

By Isad Saric, Nedzad Repcic and Adil Muminovic


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2. Gearbox Simulation Models with Gear and Bearing Faults

By Endo Hiroaki and Sawalhi Nader


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3. Split Torque Gearboxes: Requirements, Performance and Applications

By Abraham Segade-Robleda, José-Antonio Vilán-Vilán, Marcos López-Lago and Enrique Casarejos-Ruiz


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4. On the Modelling of Spur and Helical Gear Dynamic Behaviour

By Velex Philippe


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5. The Role of the Gearbox in an Automatic Machine

By Hermes Giberti, Simone Cinquemani and Giovanni Legnani


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6. Electrical Drives for Crane Application

By Nebojsa Mitrovic, Milutin Petronijevic, Vojkan Kostic and Borislav Jeftenic


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7. Anisotropic Mechanical Properties of ABS Parts Fabricated by Fused Deposition Modelling

By Constance Ziemian, Mala Sharma and Sophia Ziemian


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8. Design and Evaluation of Self-Expanding Stents Suitable for Diverse Clinical Manifestation Based on Mechanical Engineering

By Daisuke Yoshino and Masaaki Sato


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9. Spin and Spin Recovery

By Dragan Cvetković, Duško Radaković, Časlav Mitrović and Aleksandar Bengin


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10. Surface Welding as a Way of Railway Maintenance

By Olivera Popovic and Radica Prokic-Cvetkovic


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11. Study on Thixotropic Plastic Forming of Magnesium Matrix Composites

By Hong Yan


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12. Development of a Winding Mechanism for Amorphous Ribbon Used in Transformer Cores

By Marcelo Ruben Pagnola and Rodrigo Ezequiel Katabian


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13. Free Vibration Analysis of Centrifugally Stiffened Non Uniform Timoshenko Beams

By Diana V. Bambill, Daniel H. Felix, Raúl E. Rossi and Alejandro R. Ratazzi


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14. Vibration-Based Diagnostics of Steam Turbines

By Tomasz Gałka


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15. On the Mechanical Compliance of Technical Systems

By Lena Zentner and Valter Böhm


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16. Waste Heat Recycling for Fuel Reforming

By Rong-Fang Horng and Ming-Pin Lai


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17. Steam Turbines Under Abnormal Frequency Conditions in Distributed Generation Systems

By Fabrício A. M. Moura, José R. Camacho, Geraldo C. Guimarães and Marcelo L. R. Chaves


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18. Aeronautical Engineering

By Časlav Mitrović, Aleksandar Bengin, Nebojša Petrović and Jovan Janković


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19. Numerical Modeling of Wet Steam Flow in Steam Turbine Channel

By Hasril Hasini, Mohd. Zamri Yusoff and Norhazwani Abd. Malek


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20. Experimental Study on Generation of Single Cavitation Bubble Collapse Behavior by a High Speed Camera Record

By Sheng-Hsueh Yang, Shenq-Yuh Jaw and Keh-Chia Yeh


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21. Noise Reduction in Butterfly Valve Cavitation by Semicircular Fins and Visualization of Cavitation Flow

By Kazuhiko Ogawa


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22. Computer Simulation of Involute Tooth Generation

By Cuneyt Fetvaci


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23. Applications of Computer Vision in Micro/Nano Observation

By Yangjie Wei, Chengdong Wu and Zaili Dong


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24. Advanced Free Form Manufacturing by Computer Aided Systems - Cax

By Adriano Fagali De Souza and Sabrina Bodziak


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25. Modern Methods of Education, Research and Design Used in Mechanical Engineering

By Borza Sorin-Ioan, Brindasu Paul Dan and Beju Livia Dana


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26. Mechanical Engineering Education: Preschool to Graduate School

By Emily M. Hunt, Pamela Lockwood-Cooke and Michelle L. Pantoya


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27. Use of Discounted Cash Flow Methods for Evaluation of Engineering Projects

By Igor Pšunder


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28. Configuration Logic of Standard Business Processes for Inter-Company Order Management

By Carsten Schmidt and Stefan Cuber


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