University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota: Department of Mechanical Engineering
http://www.me.umn.edu/

Kim Stelson Publications

Deppen, T. O., A. G. Alleyne, J. J. Meyer and K. A. Stelson, “Optimal Energy Use in a Light Weight Hydraulic Hybrid Passenger Vehicle,” to be published in Transactions of A.S.M.E., Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control.

Wang, Y., Z. X. Sun and K. A. Stelson, “Modeling, Control and Experimental Validation of a Transient Hydrostatic Dynamometer,” I.E.E.E. Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 19, no. 6, Nov. 2011, pp. 1578-1586

Secord, T. W., K. A. Stelson, and S. C. Mantell, “Scaling Analysis and a Critical Thickness Criterion for Thermosetting Composites,” Transactions of ASME, Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Vol. 133, no. 1, Feb. 2011.

Stelson, K. A., “Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP), A National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center, United States,” Journal of the Japan Fluid Power Society, Vol. 41, No. 1, Jan. 2010, pp. 60-63.

Yu, X., R. Rajamani, K. A. Stelson and T. Cui, “Fabrication of Carbon Nanotube Based Transparent Conductive Films using Layer-by-layer Technique,” Surface and Coatings Technology, Vol. 202, No. 10, Feb. 15 2008, pp. 2002-2007.

X. Yu, H. Zhu, R. Rajamani and K.A. Stelson, “Acoustic Transmission Control Using Active Panels: An Experimental Study of Its Limitations and Possibilities,” Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 16, No. 6, pp. 2006-2014, December 2007.

X. Yu, R. Rajamani, K.A. Stelson and T. Cui, “Active Control of Sound Transmission Through Windows with Carbon Nanotube Based Transparent Actuators,” IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 704-714, July 2007.

Yu, X., R. Rajamani, K. A. Stelson, and T. Cui, "Carbon Nanotube Based Transparent Conductive Thin Films,” Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Vol. 6, No. 7, pp. 1939-1944, July 2006.

Yu, X., R. Rajamani, K. A. Stelson, and T. Cui, “Carbon Nanotube Based Transparent Thin Film Acoustic Actuators and Sensors,” Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, Vol. A132, pp. 626-631, Nov. 2006.

Parthasarathy, S., Mantell, S. C. and K. A. Stelson, “Estimation, Control and Optimization of Curing in Thick-Sectioned Composite Parts,” Transactions of A.S.M.E., Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, Vol. 126, no. 4, Dec. 2004.

Fronimidis, D., Edge, K. A., Stelson, K. A., Mileham, A. R. and Sokola, M. A., “Use of Non-Invasive Measurements Methods to Aid the Control of Part Quality in the Injection Moulding Process,” Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, Vol. 218, no. 9, Sept. 2004, pp. 1195-1204.

Zhu, H., X. Yu, R. Rajamani and K. A. Stelson, "Active Control of Glass Panels for Reduction of Sound Transmission through Windows," Mechatronics, Vol. 14, no. 7, Sept. 2004, pp. 805-819.

Stelson, K. A., “Calculating Cooling Times for Polymer Injection Moulding,” Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, Vol. 217, 2003, pp. 709-713.

Zhu, H., J. Dudney, R. Rajamani and K. A. Stelson, “Active Noise Control Using a Distributed Mode Flat Panel Loudspeaker,” I.S.A. Transactions, Vol. 42, 2003, pp. 475-481.

Zhu, H. and K. A. Stelson, “Modeling and Closed-Loop Control of Stretch Bending of Aluminum Rectangular Tubes,” Transactions of A.S.M.E., Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Vol. 125, no. 1, 2003, pp. 113-119.

Zhu, H. and R. Rajamani and K. A. Stelson, “Development of Thin Panels for Active Control of Acoustic Reflection, Absorption and Transmission,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 113, no. 2, 2003, pp. 852-870.

K. Stelson, A. Kramer, "Distortion of U-Channel Sections in Plastic Bending." Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, vol. 120, no. 2, pp. 208-213, 1999.

K. Stelson, Y.P. Mei, "Lapping Control for Hard Disk Drive Heads." Abrasives Magazine, April/May 1999, pp. 19-24.

K. Stelson, D. Liu, "MINNCAPP: An Explanatory Computer-Aided Process Planning System." Technical Papers of the North American Manufacturing Research Institute of SME, pp. 83-88, 1999.

K. Stelson, W.C. Sun, "System Identification and Adaptive Control of the Multi-Axis Bending and Twisting Process." Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, vol. 119, no. 4, pp. 782-790, 1997.

K. Stelson, Y.F. Chen and V. R. Voller, "Prediction of Filling Time and Vent Locations for Resin Transfer Molds." Journal of Composite Materials, vol. 31, no. 11, pp. 1141-1161, 1997.

K. Stelson, F. Pourboghrat, "Bend Allowance and Developed Length Calculation for Pressbrake Bending." Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, vol. 119, no. 2, pp. 227-237, 1997.

K. Stelson, J. Sheard, J. Heberlein, and E. Pfender, "Diagnostic Development for Wire-Arc Spraying." C. C. Brendt, ed., Thermal Spray: A United Forum for Scientific and Technological Advances, A.S.M. International, pp. 613-618, 1997.

K. Stelson, J.L. Duncan, and S. M. Panton, "Matching the Forming Process with Material Properties for Autobody Sheet." X. Wang ed., Advanced Automotive Materials: Proceedings of the International Conference on Advanced Automobile Materials, pp. 16-20, 1997.

K. Stelson, Y.F. Chen, and V. R. Voller, "Time-implicit Fixed and Deforming Grid Solutions for Compression Mold Filling." Polymer Composites, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 414-422, 1996.

K. Stelson, J.X. Luo and D.L. Joynt, "Control of the Fabrication of Long Slender Workpieces of Arbitrary Shape, Part I: Open-Loop Control of the Multi-Axis Bending Process and Part II: Closed-Loop Control of the Multi-Axis Bending Process." Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, vol. 118, no. 3, pp. 540-556, 1996.

K. Stelson, P. Wagner and J. X. Luo, "Smoothing Curvature and Torsion with Spring-Splines." Computer-Aided Design, vol. 27, no. 8, pp. 615-626, 1995.

K. Stelson, K.R. Pan, "On the Plastic Deformation of a Tube During Bending." Journal of Engineering for Industry, vol. 117, no. 4, pp. 494-500, 1995.

K. Stelson, H. Lou, "Tolerance Analysis of Three-Dimensional Tube Bending: Worst Case and Statistical Methods." Transactions of the North American Manufacturing Research Institute of S.M.E., vol. 24, pp. 293-298, 1995.