Table of Contents

Volume III

Section V (Applied Mechanics)

 

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NONDESTRUCTIVE INSPECTION OF ABOVE GROUND STORAGE TANKS

M. Thavasi Muthu, John Pumwa and Lave Michael

 

1

MECHANICAL PERFORMANCE OF KNITTED TEXTILE COMPOSITES

Omar Anwar Khondker

 

7

BENDING ANALYSIS OF LAMINATED COMPOSITE PLATES

A. Nosier and F. F. Rajabzadeh

 

13

PRELIMINARY DESIGN OF MONOHULL HIGH-SPEED FERRIES A MULTIPLE OBJECTIVE OPTIMISATION APPROACH

Mahiuddin Chowdhury , Prabhat Kumar Pal and Dugald Peacock

 

19

APPLICATION OF SUSPENSION SYSTEM FOR ROBOTIC GRINDING BY LOW POWER ROBOT

Mohammad Jashim Uddin and Yasuo Nasu

 

25

PREDICTION OF FATIGUE CRACK GROWTH BEHAVIOR IN AN ALUMINIUM ALLOY UNDER SPECTRTUM LOADING

G. Krishnasamy, Paul Vizhian. S and P. Vijaya Kumar P.K. Dash

 

33

ADAPTIVE RESEARCH AND IMPACT STUDY OF THE BRRI DEVELOPED AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY IN BANGLADESH

M. A. Baqui

 

39

EFFECT OF PALM OIL METHYL ESTER AND ITS EMULSIONS ON ENGINE WEAR AND LUBRICANT DEGRADATION

M. A. Kalam, H. H. Masjuki and M. A. Maleque

 

45

EVALUATION OF VSA TOLERANCE ANALYASIS SOFTWARE PACKAGE AS A FUNCTIONAL DIMENSIONING AND TOLERANCING TOOL SUITABLE FOR A CONCURRENT ENGINEERING ENVIRONMENT

M. N. Islam

 

49

DEVELOPMENT OF A GRINDING DYNAMOMETER FOR AN INDUSTRIAL MODEL

T. P. Bhowmick N. R. Dhar and J. Rana

 

57

MODELING OF WEAR AND FRICTION UNDER BOUNDARY LUBRICATED CONTACT ROLE OF PALM OIL METHYL ESTER (POME)

M. A. Maleque and H. H. Masjuki

 

63

EFFECT OF FLYASH AND CENOSPHERE WITH LM6 ON WEAR AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES

M. C. Krishna Murthy, S. N. Sridhara S. Seetharamu and R. K. Kumar

 

69

AN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF LOCALLY MANUFACTURED PVC PIPE

Md. Ashraf Hossain Ashok Kumar Ray Mohonta and Amalesh Chandra Mandal

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SEMI MAGNETIC ABRASIVE MACHINING

P. Jayakumar

 

81

REVIEW OF JUTE REINFORCEMENT FOR FIBER REINFORCED COMPOSITE MATERIAL

A. A. Shaikh and S. A. Channiwala

 

87

A COMPARATIVE STUDY ON DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE OF

ULTRASONIC IMMERSION TESTING FIXTURE

R. Basak and M. Bhattacharya

 

91

STUDY OF DRY SLIDING WEAR OF ALUMINUM FLYASH METAL MATRIX COMPOSITE

K. V. Mahendra and K. Radhakrisna

 

97

SIMULATION OF SOLIDIFICATION BEHAVIOR OF CYLINDRICAL HOLLOW CASTING BY USING FEM TECHNIQUE

Suneel Kumar N. Kulkarni and K. Radhakrishna

 

103

KINEMATIC ANALYSIS OF PLANAR WHOLE ARM MANIPULATOR

S. C. Pilli and T. S. Mruthyunjaya

 

109

AN INVESTIGATION OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF DIFFERENT KINDS OF LOCALLY PRODUCED WOOD

Mohammad Kamruzzaman and Amalesh Chandra Mandal

 

115

BAUZIA SEED-FERTILIZER DISTRIBUTOR A NOVEL TECHNOLOGY READY FOR COMMERCIAL USE

A. T. M. Ziauddin and Ferdous Hussain Khan

 

117

EXPERIMENTAL STUDY ON HARD CHROMIUM COATING

OF TESTING MANDRELS FOR CONTRACEPTIVES

(A CASE STUDY)

K.C. Raipurkar and S.G. Kulkarni

 

123

A STUDY OF EFFECT OF GROOVE ANGLE ON ANGULAR DISTORTION AND IMPACT STRENGTH IN BUTT WELDS

N.S.Rajkumar, K.Ravi Varma, Shweta Gupta and T. Srihari

 

127

THE DEVELOPMENT OF A SIMPLIFIED DESIGN PROGRM FOR SHEET METAL DENTING

D. W. Jung and Y. Lee

 

131

DEVELOPMENT OF BOUNDARY ELEMENT SOFTWARE FOR CONTACT STRESS PROBLEMS - INTERFERENCE PIN WITH FRICTIONAL INTERFACE IN ORTHOTROPIC PLATE AND SUBJECTED TO PLATE LOAD

T.M. Murthi, A. C. B. Naidu, H.K. Rangavittal and G.Giridhar

 

135

STUDIES OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES AND FRACTURE TOUGHNESS OF WELDED HIGH MARTENSITE DUAL PHASE STEELS FOR STRUCTURAL APPLICATIONS

U. N. Kempaiah, N. Venkateswara Prasad, B. K. Muralidhara and Asim Bag

 

141

STATIC PERFORMANCE OF MISALIGNED HOLE-ENTRY HYBRID JOURNAL BEARING INCLUDING SURFACE ROUGHNESS EFFECTS

T. Nagaraju, Satish C. Sharma and S. C. Jain

 

147

FLUID FILM BEHAVIOUR IN A CYLINDRICAL BORE JOURNAL BEARING

Dewan Mohammad Nuruzzaman

 

155

ADAPTATION OF RING SPINNING IN THE FLYER SPINNING MACHINE FOR PRODUCTION OF FINE JUTE YARN

Md. Osman Ghani Miazi, Latifa Binte Lutfar and M. A. Rashid Sarkar

 

161

STEEL COLUMN DESIGN WITH C++ PROGRAMME

Md. Serajul Mawla, Ejajujzaman and Abu Rayhan Md. Ali

 

167

FINITE DIFFERENCE SOLUTION OF MIXED BOUNDARY-VALUE ELASTIC PROBLEMS

S. Reaz Ahmed, Noor Al Quddus and M. Wahhaj Uddin

 

171

EFFECTS OF DYNAMIC LOAD ON INITIAL TIGHTENING TORQUE OF NUTS AND BOLTS

Ishraq Shabib and M. M. Helali

 

177

FATIGUE FAILURE CHARACTERISTICS OF A FIBRE REINFORCED PLASTIC

S. M. Nazrul Islam and M. M. Helali

 

181

UNIQUE BEHAVIORS OF THE SUPERELASTIC SHAPE MEMORY ALLOY UNDER TENSILE AND COMPRESSIVE LOADING

Muhammad Ashiqur Rahman, Junji Tani and Jinhao Qiu

 

185

A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF SHIP HULL FAIRING USING SPLINE AND BEZIER FUNCTIONS

M. M. Rahaman and M. R. H. Khondoker

 

189

OPTIMIZING MATERIAL DISTRIBUTION FOR PRESCRIBED APPARENT FRACTURE TOUGHNESS IN FGM COATINGS

Ali Mohammad Afsar and Hideki Sekine

 

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