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Submissions from 2021

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Editorial: Energy and Resource Valorization of Biomass and Waste Toward Sustainable Environment via Thermochemical and Biological Application, Su Shiung Lam, Yiu Fai Tsang, Armando Tibigin Quitain, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and Dai Viet N. Vo

Submissions from 2020

Recovery of energy losses using an online data-driven optimization technique, Turaj Ashuri, Yaoyu Li, and Seyed Ehsan Ehsan Hosseini

Dimensionless exergo-economic and emission parameters for biogas fueled gas turbine optimization, Hasan Barzegaravval, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, and Aminuddin Bin Saat

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An outlook on the global development of renewable and sustainable energy at the time of COVID-19, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

Design and analysis of renewable hydrogen production from biogas by integrating a gas turbine system and a solid oxide steam electrolyzer, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

Integrating a gas turbine system and a flameless boiler to make steam for hydrogen production in a solid oxide steam electrolyzer, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

Performance evaluation of a solarized gas turbine system integrated to a high temperature electrolyzer for hydrogen production, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

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An overview of development and challenges in hydrogen powered vehicles, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Brayden Butler

Design and analysis of a hybrid concentrated photovoltaic thermal system integrated with an organic Rankine cycle for hydrogen production, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Brayden Butler

Hydrogen as a battery for a rooftop household solar power generation unit, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Brayden Butler, and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Hydrogen from solar energy, a clean energy carrier from a sustainable source of energy, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Characteristics of liquid fuel combustion in a novel miniature vortex combustor, Nurulhasnan Abd Majid, Azam Che Idris, Hasan Mohd Faizal, Mohd Rosdzimin Abdul Rahman, and Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

Submissions from 2019

Management criteria for green building in Malaysia; relative important index, Nasim Aghili, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Abdul Hakim Bin Mohammed, and Nazirah Zainul Abidin

Development of solar energy towards solar city Utopia, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

Micro-power generation using micro-turbine (moving) and thermophotovoltaic (non-moving) systems, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

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Hydrogen fuel cell vehicles; Current status and future prospect, Yogesh Manoharan, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Brayden Butler, Hisham Alzhahrani, Bhi Thi Fou Senior, Turaj Ashuri, and John Krohn

Human Body Micro-power plant, Eric Smith and Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

Submissions from 2018

Effects of fuel composition on the economic performance of biogas-based power generation systems, Hasan Barzegaravval, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, and Aminuddin Saat

Performance improvement and energy consumption reduction in refrigeration systems using phase change material (PCM), Subhanjan Bista, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Evan Owens, and Garrison Phillips

Hybrid solar flameless combustion system: Modeling and thermodynamic analysis, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Hasan Barzegaravval, Bruce Chehroudi, and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

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Experimental investigation into the effects of thermal recuperation on the combustion characteristics of a non-premixed meso-scale vortex combustor, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Evan Owens, John Krohn, and James Leylek

Energy consumption reduction in a refrigeration system using phase change materials, E. Owens, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and G. Phillips

Submissions from 2017

Thermal performance and economic evaluation of a newly developed phase change material for effective building encapsulation, Hussein J. Akeiber, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Hasanen M. Hussen, Mazlan A. Wahid, and Abdulrahman Th Mohammad

Genetic algorithm for optimization of energy systems: Solution uniqueness, accuracy, Pareto convergence and dimension reduction, A. Ganjehkaviri, M. N. Mohd Jaafar, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and H. Barzegaravval

Modelling and exergoeconomic-environmental analysis of combined cycle power generation system using flameless burner for steam generation, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Hasan Barzegaravval, Abdolsaeid Ganjehkaviri, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, and M. N. Mohd Jaafar

A proposed hardware in the loop gimbal platform that supports an applied graduate controls course, Monty J. Smith, James Reasoner, and Robert M. Fithen

An overview of phase change materials for construction architecture thermal management in hot and dry climate region, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Hasanen M. Hussen, Hussein J. Akeiber, Safaa N. Saud, and Abdulrahman Th Mohammad

Submissions from 2016

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Phase change materials-assisted heat flux reduction: Experiment and numerical analysis, Hussein J. Akeiber, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan A. Wahid, Hasanen M. Hussen, and Abdulrahman Th Mohammad

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Performance evaluation of palm oil-based biodiesel combustion in an oil burner, Abdolsaeid Ganjehkaviri, Mohammad Nazri Mohd Jaafar, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and Anas Basri Musthafa

On the optimization of energy systems: Results utilization in the design process, A. Ganjehkaviri, M. N. Mohd Jaafar, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and H. Barzegaravval

Thermodynamic assessment of integrated biogas-based micro-power generation system, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Hasan Barzegaravval, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, Abdolsaeid Ganjehkaviri, and Mohsin Mohd Sies

Hydrogen production from renewable and sustainable energy resources: Promising green energy carrier for clean development, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Optimum lipid production using agro-industrial wastewater treated microalgae as biofuel substrate, Hesam Kamyab, Mohd Fadhil Md Din, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Sib Krishna Ghoshal, Veeramuthu Ashokkumar, Ali Keyvanfar, Arezou Shafaghat, Chew Tin Lee, Ali asghar Bavafa, and Muhd Zaimi Abd Majid

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Torsional Behaviour and Finite Element Analysis of the Hybrid Laminated Composite Shafts: Comparison of VARTM with Vacuum Bagging Manufacturing Method, Mehmet Emin Taşdelen, Mehmet Halidun Keleştemur, and Ercan Şevkat

Submissions from 2015

Impacts of inner/outer reactor heat recirculation on the characteristic of micro-scale combustion system, Ghobad Bagheri and Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

A study on dynamic modulus of self-consolidating rubberized concrete, Mehmet Emiroʇlu, Servet Yildiz, and Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur

Optimization and the effect of steam turbine outlet quality on the output power of a combined cycle power plant, A. Ganjehkaviri, M. N. Mohd Jaafar, and Seyed Ehsan Hosseini

The creation and inauguration of engineering leadership: UTEP and Olin College innovation project, Peter Golding, Roger Gonzalez, Gilbert Moreno, Richard T. Schoephoerster, Scott Starks, Meagan Vaughan, and Jessica Townsend

Engineering leadership: A new engineering discipline, Roger V. Gonzalez, Richard T. Schoephoerster, and Jessica Townsend

A review on biomass-based hydrogen production for renewable energy supply, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, M. M. Jamil, Anis A.M. Azli, and Mohamad F. Misbah

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Combustion of biogas released from palm oil mill effluent and the effects of hydrogen enrichment on the characteristics of the biogas flame, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Ghobad Bagheri, Seyed Khaleghi, and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Impacts of inlet step on the performance of a micro-combustor, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Gobad Bagheri, and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Effects of burner configuration on the characteristics of biogas flameless combustion, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

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Pollutant in palm oil production process, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Utilization of biogas released from palm oil mill effluent for power generation using self-preheated reactor, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

An overview of renewable hydrogen production from thermochemical process of oil palm solid waste in Malaysia, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, and A. Ganjehkaviri

Temperature and stress examinations on pistons for damage prevention and efficiency enhancement: Carbon/carbon composite piston vs. conventional aluminum pistons, Murat Kaan and Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur

Investigations of asymmetric non-premixed meso-scale vortex combustion, Mostafa Khaleghi, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Experimental and numerical investigations of biogas vortex combustion, Mostafa Khaleghi, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and M. A. Wahid

Vortex combustion and heat transfer in meso-scale with thermal recuperation, Mostafa Khaleghi, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and M. A. Wahid

Submissions from 2014

Characteristics of biomass in flameless combustion: A review, A. A.A. Abuelnuor, M. A. Wahid, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, A. Saat, Khalid M. Saqr, Hani H. Sait, and M. Osman

Effects of bluff body shape on the flame stability in premixed micro-combustion of hydrogen-air mixture, Ghobad Bagheri, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

The role of renewable and sustainable energy in the energy mix of Malaysia: A review, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Effects of hydrogen addition on the entropy generation of biogas conventional combustion, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Ghobad Bagheri, and Mazlan A. Wahid

Numerical investigation of biogas flameless combustion, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Ghobad Bagheri, and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Development of biogas combustion in combined heat and power generation, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Enhancement of exergy efficiency in combustion systems using flameless mode, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Investigation of bluff-body micro-flameless combustion, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Utilization of palm solid residue as a source of renewable and sustainable energy in Malaysia, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Combustion characteristics of inedible vegetable oil biodiesel fuels, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, Farzad Ramesh, Hossein Mohajeri, and Bahram Tajbakhsh

Solid-state welded interface characterization for boron-doped ni3al - Ti-6al-4v couple and its comparison to ni3al - Aisi 304 stainless steel couple, Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur

Emission and combustion characteristics of hydrogen in vortex flame, Mostafa Khaleghi, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Submissions from 2013

Review of numerical studies on NOX emission in the flameless combustion, A. A.A. Abuelnuor, Mazlan A. Wahid, Aminuddin Saat, Mohsin M. Sies, M. K. Elbasheer, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, A. G. Dairobi, H. A. Mohammed, and A. N. Darus

Effects of firing mode on the performance of flameless combustion: A review, Abuelnuor Abdeen Ali Abuelnuor, Mazlan A. Wahid, Aminuddin Saat, Mohsin M. Sies, Mohamed Osman Abdalla, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, A. N. Darus, H. A. Mohammed, and A. G. Dairobi

Model collaboration for advancing student-centered engineering education, Deyna C. Aragon, Peter Golding, Roger V. Gonzalez, Gilbert Moreno, Daniela Natera, Richard F. O'Brien, Richard T. Schoephoerster, Scott A. Starks, Elsa Q. Villa, William S. Walker, Isaiah N. Webb, Vincent P. Manno, Richard K. Miller, Robert Martello, Mark Somerville, Lynn A. Stein, Jonathan D. Stolk, and Jessica Townsend

A review on green energy potentials in Iran, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Amin Mahmoudzadeh Andwari, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, and Ghobad Bagheri

Biogas flameless combustion: A review, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan A. Wahid, and A. A.Ali Abuelnuor

The role of exhaust gas recirculation in flameless combustion, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan A. Wahid, and A. A.Ali Abuelnuor

Biogas utilization: Experimental investigation on biogas flameless combustion in lab-scale furnace, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

Feasibility study of biogas production and utilization as a source of renewable energy in Malaysia, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

The scenario of greenhouse gases reduction in Malaysia, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, and Nasim Aghili

Environmental protection and fuel consumption reduction by flameless combustion technology: A review, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan A. Wahid, and Saber Salehirad

Evaluation of palm oil combustion characteristics by using the Chemical Equilibrium with Application (CEA) software, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan A. Wahid, Saber Salehirad, and Mohsin M. Seis

Submissions from 2012

Effect of diluted and preheated oxidizer on the emission of methane flameless combustion, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Saber Salehirad, M. A. Wahid, Mohsin Mohd Sies, and Aminuddin Saat

Necessity of biodiesel utilization as a source of renewable energy in Malaysia, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini and Mazlan Abdul Wahid

High temperature air combustion: Sustainable technology to low NOX formation, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, and Abuelnuor Abdeen Ali Abuelnuor

Pollutant reduction and energy saving in industrial sectors by applying high temperature air combustion method, Seyed Ehsan Hosseini, Mazlan Abdul Wahid, and Abuelnuor Abdeen Ali Abuelnuor

Early college high school students: The UTEP perspective, Richard T. Schoephoerster

Torsional fatigue behaviour of aluminum/composite tubes, E. Sevkat, H. Tümer, Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur, and S. Dogan

Submissions from 2011

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Simvastatin improves spinal fusion in rats, Bora Bostan, Taner Güneş, Murat Aşçi, Cengiz Şen, Mehmet Halidun Keleştemur, Mehmet Erdem, Reşit Doǧan Köseoǧlu, and Ünal Erkorkmaz

Thrombogenic potential of innovia polymer valves versus Carpentier-Edwards Perimount Magna Sortic Bioprosthetic Valves, Thomas E. Claiborne, Gaurav Girdhar, Siobhain Gallocher-Lowe, Jawaad Sheriff, Yasushi P. Kato, Leonard Pinchuk, Richard T. Schoephoerster, Jolyon Jesty, and Danny Bluestein

The "butterfly" suture technique for meniscal repair, Taner Gunes, Bora Bostan, Mehmet Erdem, Murat Asci, Cengiz Sen, and Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur

An educational systems engineering model for leadership engineering, Ricardo Pineda, John E. Weaver, Oscar H. Salcedo, Jose Luis Falliner, and Richard T. Schoephoerster

Integrating professional practice into the engineering curriculum: A proposed model and prototype case with an industry partner, Richard T. Schoephoerster, Ryan Wicker, Ricardo Pineda, and Ahsan Choudhuri

Submissions from 2010

A new program in leadership engineering, Richard T. Schoephoerster and Peter Golding

In-vivo assessment of a novel polymer (SIBS) trileaflet heart valve, Qiang Wang, Anthony J. McGoron, Richard Bianco, Yasushi Kato, Leonard Pinchuk, and Richard T. Schoephoerster

A novel small animal model for biocompatibility assessment of polymeric materials for use in prosthetic heart valves, Qiang Wang, Anthony J. McGoron, Leonard Pinchuk, and Richard T. Schoephoerster

Submissions from 2009

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A biomechanical comparison of polymethylmethacrylate-reinforced and expansive pedicle screws in pedicle-screw revisions, Bora Bostan, Irfan Esenkaya, Taner Gunes, Mehmet Erdem, Murat Asci, Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur, and Cengiz Sen

Development and evaluation of a novel artificial catheter-deliverable prosthetic heart valve and method for in vitro testing, Thomas E. Claiborne, Danny Bluestein, and Richard T. Schoephoerster

A phospholipid-modified polystyrene-polyisobutylene-polystyrene (SIBS) triblock polymer for enhanced hemocompatibility and potential use in artificial heart valves, Nandini Duraiswamy, Tejas D. Choksi, Leonard Pinchuk, and Richard T. Schoephoerster

Comparison of near-wall hemodynamic parameters in stented artery models, Nandini Duraiswamy, Richard T. Schoephoerster, and James E. Moore

Effect of leaflet anisotropy, coaptation curvature, and stent flexibility on the stress concentration and in vitro function of polymer trileaflet heart valves, Siobhain L. Gallocher, Amit Datye, Kuang His Wu, Leonard Pinchuk, and Richard T. Schoephoerster

Biomechanical evaluation of arthroscopic all-inside meniscus repairs, Taner Gunes, Bora Bostan, Mehmet Erdem, Murat Asci, Cengiz Sen, and Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur

Improvement of Mechanical Properties of Reinforcing Steel Used in the Reinforced Concrete Structures, Oguzhan Kelestemur, Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur, and Servet Yildiz

In vivo evaluation of composite polymeric materials for potential application in a trileaflet heart valve, Qiang Wang, Siobhain L. Gallocher, Amit Datye, Leonard Pinchuk, and Richard T. Schoephoerster

Hydrodynamic evaluation of a minimally invasive heart valve in an isolated aortic root using a modified in vitro model, Qiang Wang, Fernando Jaramillo, Yasushi Kato, Leonard Pinchuk, and Richard T. Schoephoerster

Effects of letrozole on bone biomarkers and femur fracture in female rats, Z. Yonden, M. Aydin, E. Akin, Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur, S. Kutlu, and B. Yilmaz

Submissions from 2008

Effects of stent geometry on local flow dynamics and resulting platelet deposition in an in vitro model, Nandini Duraiswamy, Jose M. Cesar, Richard T. Schoephoerster, and James E. Moore

An investigation on its microstructure of the concrete containing waste vehicle tire, Mehmet Emiroglu, Servet Yildiz, and Mehmet Halidun Kelestemur

Exploring electron transfer between heme proteins of cytochrome c super family in biosensors: A molecular mechanics study, Sachin Gursahani, Richard T. Schoephoerster, and M. Prabhakaran