Engineering Optimization
Determining optimal production plant location and vehicle route in upstream supply chain network for date sap processing industry

Md. Aqib Aman; Md. Mahraj Uddin; Golam Sakaline; Kaushik Debnath; Md. Abu Shahed; Tanver Rahman

Volume 9, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 180-196

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.278857.1280

Abstract
  Bangladesh is blessed with various agro-based natural resources like Date sap, extracted from date trees. As this date sap is found in rural areas in large quantities annually but a very small fraction is converted into some value-added delicious foods at a domestic level while a large portion is left ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Optimization of tensile strength of butt joint weldment on mild steel plate using response surface methodology

Osarobo Osamede Ogbeide; Kolawole Akeredolu; Samuel Ayodeji Omotehinse

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 50-58

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.297079.1362

Abstract
  The service life of engineering structure is mostly affected by the quality and strength of the welded joints. Tensile tests are performed for several reasons. The results are used in selecting materials for engineering applications. Tensile properties are frequently included in material specifications ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Optimization of parameter settings to achieve improved moisture absorption properties of Bamboo fibre composites

Okwuchi Smith Onyekwere; Mobolaji Humphrey Oladeinde; Raphael Olumese Edokpia

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 213-235

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.284494.1321

Abstract
  In composite production, hydrophilic nature of plant fibres results in poor interfacial adhesion between polar-hydrophilic fibre and non-polar-hydrophobic matrix and dimensional instability of the resulting product. Therefore, there is need to reduce the percentage of water absorption of natural fibres ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Optimization of parameter settings to achieve improved tensile and impact strength of bamboo fibre composites

Okwuchi Smith Onyekwere; Mobolaji Humphrey Oladeinde; Kindness Alfred Uyanga

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2020, , Pages 344-364

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2020.257974.1207

Abstract
  There is great interest in application of natural fibres, such as bamboo fibre, as reinforcement in composite production. Herein, to achieve high performance under optimum process conditions, experimental design and optimization techniques are used to investigate the best parameter settings for processing ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Selection of alternative filling material in the bed production with AHP and ELECTRE methods

Danisment Vural; Erkan Kose

Volume 7, Issue 2 , June 2020, , Pages 163-176

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2020.226156.1147

Abstract
  Bed production has an important market in the furniture sector. In spite of the fact that sponge is generally preferred as filler in the production process of beds, increasing prices in recent years and the preference of new materials with the development of alternative filling materials have increased. ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Annotation of the corrosive ardour of petroleum oils

Suresh Aluvihara; Jagath K. Premachandra

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2018, , Pages 324-338

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2018.159274.1065

Abstract
  Crude oil is an energy resource that mostly composed with hydrocarbons and trace corrosive compounds as well found some cruxes in the petroleum refining industry because of the vast applications of the different types of metals. There were expected to investigate the effect of two different types of ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Initialization of a multi-objective evolutionary algorithms knowledge acquisition system for renewable energy power plants

Burak Omer Saracoglu; Miguel De Simón Martín

Volume 5, Issue 3 , November 2018, , Pages 185-204

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2018.144919.1052

Abstract
  The design of Renewable Energy Power Plants (REPPs) is crucial not only for the investments' performance and attractiveness measures, but also for the maximization of resource (source) usage (e.g. sun, water, and wind) and the minimization of raw materials (e.g. aluminum: Al, cadmium: Cd, iron: Fe, silicon: ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Reduction bottle cost of Milkuat LAB 70 ml using optimal parameter setting with Taguchi method

Yudi Prastyo; Wahyu Adhi Yatma; Hernadewita Hernadewita

Volume 5, Issue 3 , November 2018, , Pages 223-238

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2018.138366.1041

Abstract
  The profit margins decrease up to 30%; the bottles are as the main cause of 10%. This study focuses on bottle analysis and aims to get the optimal weight of the Milkuat LAB 70 ml bottle by not forgetting about some standard parameters that cannot be changed. This experiment uses the Taguchi method, which ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Design and analysis of computer experiments using polynomial regression and Latin hypercube sampling in optimal design of PID controller

Amir Parnianifard; Siti Azfanizam Ahmad; Mohd Khairol Anuar Ariffin; Mohd Idris Shah Ismail

Volume 5, Issue 2 , September 2018, , Pages 156-168

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2018.141898.1051

Abstract
  Computational complexity and time-consuming iteration of simulation for tuning of Proportional-Integral-Derivative (PID) controller is a common drawback in many types of existing methods. This paper aims to propose a new method for achieving an optimal design for PID gains parameters with the least number ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Life Cycle Costing of PV Generation System

Ala’ K. Abu-Rumman; Iyad Muslih; Mahmoud. A. Barghash

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 252-258

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2017.54724

Abstract
  Life cycle costing (LCC) is a methodology used first time by the Department of Defense of United State, it’s an economic calculation of all costs propagated during the life span of any technical system. For Renewable Energy (RE) systems, LCC is a good methodology, which shows the cost-effectiveness ...  Read More