Research Article Maintenance of Engine, Wings and Fuselage of Aircraft/Technology/Manufacturing/...
A model for equipment deterioration prediction in aviation industry using deep learning methods (case study: airplane turbofan engine)

Saeed Ramezani; Hamzeh Soltanali; Amir Beirami

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2024, Pages 1-12

  One of the main propositions of predictive maintenance is Prognostics and Health Management (PHM) which plays a unique role in identifying, diagnosing, and predicting the health status of physical assets. To that end, one of the fundamental solutions is to assess the condition of the equipment in the ...  Read More

Research Article Aerodynamics/Fluid Mechanics/Aeroacoustics/...
Design and optimization of the wing fence of a lambda-shaped aircraft model to reduce the rolling moment coefficient

Mohammad hossein Moghimi Esfandabadi; Mohammad Hassan Djavareshkian

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2024, Pages 13-25

  This research investigates the effect of fence on wingtip vortices and control surfaces in a bird-like aircraft using numerical methods. In designing and placing the fence, average dimensions extracted from wing root vortices at different angles of attack have been used. In addition, the fence with specified ...  Read More

Research Article Flight mechanics/Navigation/Control/...
Integrated guidance and control of the Pitch channel in a homing missile using optimal linear and nonlinear model predictive control

mohamad mahdi soori; seyed hosein Sadati

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2024, Pages 27-43

  This article describes the process of designing and simulating the performance of the predictive controller of the optimal model, which was created in order to guide the missile in a two-dimensional problem of minimizing the collision time and the distance from the target. In the design of the optimal ...  Read More

Research Note Structure/Solid Mechanics/Solid Dynamics/Vibrations/Aeroelasticity/...
Experimental and analytical investigation of impact strength of functionally graded epoxy/graphene nanocomposite

Saeed Tarhani; Mahdi Karami Khorramabadi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2024, Pages 45-54

  In this research, the impact strength of functionally graded epoxy/graphene nanocomposite have been investigated. First, the samples were made for uniform and functionally graded distributions. Then, the distribution of nanoparticles has been investigated using a scanning electron microscope. Based on ...  Read More

Research Article Flight mechanics/Navigation/Control/...
Automatic Mass Balancing of Spacecraft Attitude Simulator by Parameter Estimation and Linear Control

M. Barati; Mehdi Sabzehparvar; M. Navabi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2024, Pages 55-65

  In order to perform attitude control ground experiments, it is crucial to ensure the center of mass of the platform is coincident with the center of rotation as accurate as possible. In this paper, a linearized dynamic model of the imbalanced attitude platform is derived and a linear controller is methodically ...  Read More

Scientific extension Other Related Fields
Emerging Applications and Challenges of Multi-Rotor Systems: A Comprehensive Review

Saman Yazdannik; Morteza Tayefi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2024, Pages 67-82

  : In the contemporary landscape, the utilization of multi-rotor drone technology has witnessed a notable upsurge across diverse academic, industrial, and commercial domains. These multifaceted systems have assumed pivotal roles encompassing surveillance, wireless network coverage, remote sensing, search ...  Read More