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26 Mar 2018
Design and development of a novel monolithic compliant XY stage with centimeter travel range and high payload capacity
Shixun Fan, Hua Liu, and Dapeng Fan
Mech. Sci., 9, 161-176, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-161-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-161-2018, 2018 | 2,166 views
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23 Apr 2018
A Modified Prandtl-Ishlinskii Hysteresis Modeling Method with Load-dependent Delay for Characterizing Magnetostrictive Actuated Systems
Ying Feng, Zhi Li, Subhash Rakheja, and Hui Jiang
Mech. Sci., 9, 177-188, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-177-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-177-2018, 2018 | 2,132 views
24 Apr 2018
Structural analysis of traditional Chinese hidden-keyhole padlocks
Kuo-Hung Hsiao
Mech. Sci., 9, 189-199, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-189-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-189-2018, 2018 | 2,104 views
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28 May 2018
Worm gear efficiency model considering misalignment in electric power steering systems
Seong Han Kim
Mech. Sci., 9, 201-210, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-201-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-201-2018, 2018 | 1,864 views
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08 Jun 2018
Hysteresis analysis of a notched continuum manipulator driven by tendon
Hong-Jian Yu, Wen-Long Yang, Zheng-Xin Yang, Wei Dong, Zhi-Jiang Du, and Zhi-Yuan Yan
Mech. Sci., 9, 211-219, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-211-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-211-2018, 2018 | 1,863 views
24 Jul 2018
FE analysis of circular CFT columns considering bond-slip effect: A numerical formulation
Ju-Young Hwang and Hyo-Gyoung Kwak
Mech. Sci., 9, 245-257, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-245-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-245-2018, 2018 | 1,579 views
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28 Aug 2018
Mechatronic design and genetic-algorithm-based MIMO fuzzy control of adjustable-stiffness tendon-driven robot finger
Izzat Al-Darraji, Ali Kılıç, and Sadettin Kapucu
Mech. Sci., 9, 277-296, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-277-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-277-2018, 2018 | 1,573 views
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20 Jul 2018
Analysis of Burr Formation in Low Speed Micro-milling of Titanium Alloy (Ti-6Al-4V)
Gulfam Ul Rehman, Syed Husain Imran Jaffery, Mushtaq Khan, Liaqat Ali, Ashfaq Khan, and Shahid Ikramullah Butt
Mech. Sci., 9, 231-243, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-231-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-231-2018, 2018 | 1,570 views
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17 Jul 2018
A modified ball screw lapping method and optimized lapping factors for ideal surface quality
Leilei Zhao, Hutian Feng, and Jun Jin
Mech. Sci., 9, 221-230, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-221-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-221-2018, 2018 | 1,426 views
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15 Aug 2018
Location of unbalance mass and supporting bearing for different type of balance shaft module
Chan-Jung Kim
Mech. Sci., 9, 259-266, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-259-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-259-2018, 2018 | 1,356 views
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20 Aug 2018
Posture adjustment of workpiece based on stepwise matching by self-adaptive differential evolution algorithm
Lei Jiang, Yong Li, Yisheng Zou, Kun Tang, Yulong Fu, and Shuwen Ma
Mech. Sci., 9, 267-276, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-267-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-267-2018, 2018 | 1,337 views
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28 Sep 2018
The nonlinear vibrations of orthogonal mechanism of vibrating table in view of friction
Zharilkassin Iskakov, Kuatbay Bissembayev, and Nutpulla Jamalov
Mech. Sci., 9, 307-325, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-307-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-307-2018, 2018 | 1,106 views
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05 Oct 2018
Novel compliant wiper mechanism
Raşit Karakuş and Engin Tanık
Mech. Sci., 9, 327-336, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-327-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-327-2018, 2018 | 1,065 views
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10 Oct 2018
Study on the large-displacement behaviour of a spiral spring with variations of cross-section, orthotropy and prestress
Giuseppe Radaelli and Just L. Herder
Mech. Sci., 9, 337-348, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-337-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-337-2018, 2018 | 1,059 views
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24 Sep 2018
Solution Region Synthesis Methodology of RCCC Linkages for Four Poses
Jianyou Han and Yang Cao
Mech. Sci., 9, 297-305, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-297-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-297-2018, 2018 | 1,044 views
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08 Nov 2018
A new manual wheelchair propulsion system with self-locking capability on ramps
Gaspar Rodríguez Jiménez, David Rodríguez Salgado, Francisco Javier Alonso, and José María del Castillo
Mech. Sci., 9, 359-371, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-359-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-359-2018, 2018 | 919 views
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20 Nov 2018
Kinematic analysis and optimization of a planar parallel compliant mechanism for self-alignment knee exoskeleton
Yijun Niu, Zhibin Song, and Jiansheng Dai
Mech. Sci., 9, 405-416, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-405-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-405-2018, 2018 | 882 views
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21 Nov 2018
Design and optimization of full decoupled micro/nano-positioning stage based on mathematical calculation
Zhigang Wu, Yangmin Li, and Min Hu
Mech. Sci., 9, 417-429, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-417-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-417-2018, 2018 | 858 views
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01 Nov 2018
The computation of bending eigenfrequencies of single-walled carbon nanotubes based on the nonlocal theory
Jozef Bocko, Pavol Lengvarský, Róbert Huňady, and Juraj Šarloši
Mech. Sci., 9, 349-358, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-349-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-349-2018, 2018 | 804 views
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20 Nov 2018
detasFLEX – A computational design tool for the analysis of various notch flexure hinges based on non-linear modeling
Stefan Henning, Sebastian Linß, and Lena Zentner
Mech. Sci., 9, 389-404, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-389-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-389-2018, 2018 | 782 views
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16 Nov 2018
Rotational Constraint between Beams in 3-D Space
Hamid Reza Motamedian and Artem Kulachenko
Mech. Sci., 9, 373-387, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-373-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-9-373-2018, 2018 | 727 views
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07 Jan 2019
Mechanism design and analysis of a proposed wheelchair-exoskeleton hybrid robot for assisting human movement
Zhibin Song, Chuanyin Tian, and Jian S. Dai
Mech. Sci., 10, 11-24, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-11-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-11-2019, 2019 | 480 views
11 Jan 2019
Compact design of a novel precise cable drive mechanism with high precision and large torque-to-weight ratio
Xin Xie, Xianliang Jiang, Shixun Fan, and Dapeng Fan
Mech. Sci., 10, 47-56, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-47-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-47-2019, 2019 | 449 views
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07 Jan 2019
Design and hardware selection for a bicycle simulator
Georgios Dialynas, Riender Happee, and Arend L. Schwab
Mech. Sci., 10, 1-10, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-1-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-1-2019, 2019 | 431 views
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10 Jan 2019
Use of mixed coordinates in modeling wind turbines including tubular tower
Ayman Nada and Ali Al-Shahrani
Mech. Sci., 10, 35-46, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-35-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-35-2019, 2019 | 371 views
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18 Jan 2019
Energy saving optimal design and control of electromagnetic brake on passenger car
Donghai Hu, Yanzhi Yan, and Xiaoming Xu
Mech. Sci., 10, 57-70, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-57-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-57-2019, 2019 | 367 views
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10 Jan 2019
Solution-region-based synthesis approach for selecting optimal four-bar linkages with the Ball–Burmester point
Lairong Yin, Long Huang, Juan Huang, Lei Tian, and Fangyi Li
Mech. Sci., 10, 25-33, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-25-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-25-2019, 2019 | 362 views
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04 Mar 2019
Origami fold states: concept and design tool
Alex Avila, Spencer P. Magleby, Robert J. Lang, and Larry L. Howell
Mech. Sci., 10, 91-105, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-91-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-91-2019, 2019 | 185 views
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19 Feb 2019
Dynamic Reliability Analysis of Rotary Steering Drilling System
Leilei Huang, Qilong Xue, Baolin Liu, Chunxu Yang, Ruihe Wang, and Laiju Han
Mech. Sci., 10, 79-90, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-79-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-79-2019, 2019 | 159 views
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15 Feb 2019
Design and dynamic analysis of metal rubber isolators between satellite and carrier rocket system
Xibin Cao, Cheng Wei, Jiqiu Liang, and Lixu Wang
Mech. Sci., 10, 71-78, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-71-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-71-2019, 2019 | 141 views
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13 Mar 2019
Design of a robot-assisted exoskeleton for passive wrist and forearm rehabilitation
Mehmet Erkan Kütük, Lale Canan Dülger, and Memik Taylan Daş
Mech. Sci., 10, 107-118, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-107-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-107-2019, 2019 | 26 views
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