Investigation of gaseous and particle emissions from in-use motorcycles

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. PHAM HUU TUYEN Sending University: Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) Japanese Co-Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kazuhiro YAMAMOTO Japanese University: Nagoya University Year: 2016 Abstract: Motorcycles emit substantial quantities of hydrocarbons (HCs), carbon monoxide (CO), nitrogen oxides (NOx) and some particulate matter (PM). These pollutants have significant adverse health effects and deteriorate environmental quality. The contribution to urban air pollution where [...]

Experimental investigation on micro-milling of silicon wafers for microfluidic devices in medical industries

Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. B.T. HANG TUAH BIN BAHARUDIN Sending University: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Hideki AOYAMA Japanese University: Keio University Year: 2016 Abstract: Silicon is one of the popular substrates used for fabrication of microfluidic channels as it is very common material used in MEMS industry due to its compatibility with Complimentary Metal Oxide Semiconductor (CMOS) technology. Recently, micro-milling as an emerging micro-manufacturing [...]

REBOT – a robotic innovation for post-stroke patients’ rehabilitation equipped with medical reminder application

Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Asst. Prof. Herianto Sending University: Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Daisuke KURABAYASHI Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 2015

Optimization of tool geometry for free cutting steel (SUM24L/AISI12L14) in turning process

Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd khairol anuar bin mohd ariffin Sending University: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Hideki AOYAMA Japanese University: Keio University Year: 2015 Abstract: With the rapid development of national economy, Malaysia manufacturing industry makes a great progress. The industry has a full range of products, which are widely used in more than 20 fields, such as aviation and shipping, army equipment, auto [...]

Image-guided Transbronchial Intervention Using Soft Actuator

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Dyah Ekashanti Octorina Dewi Sending University: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Koichi SUZUMORI Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 2015 Abstract: One of the challenges in pulmonary radiology and interventions is image-guided system for bronchoscopy. It is an integration of imaging technology and bronchoscopy system. The added values of this integration are in generating a more accurate and comprehensive information [...]

Dynamic Friction Behaviors of Fluid Power Actuators and Their Mathematical Model

Program: Collaborative Research for Alumni Members (CRA) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Tran Xuan Bo Sending University: Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Hideki YANADA Japanese University: Toyohashi University of Technology Year: 2014 Abstract: Friction plays an important aspect in many control systems including fluid power systems. Friction is highly nonlinear and may lead to control errors, limit cycles, undesired stick-slip motion and poor performance of a fluid power system. It is, [...]

Bio-Diesel Enabled Micro Gas Turbine as Range Extender for Electric Vehicles: Design and Application Study for Asian Cities

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Srithar Rajoo Sending University: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Masayuki OCHIAI Japanese University: Tokai University Year: 2014 Abstract: The project aims to design and make a micro gas turbine which can operate on bio-diesel, consequently test the practical viability of using it as range extender in a hybrid-electric vehicle (e-REV). One of the major concerns among drivers of hybrid-to-electric [...]

A Study on Thin-Walled Prismatic Structures Subjected to Low Velocity Impact Load

Program: Collaborative Research Program for Alumni (CRA) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Ly Hung Anh Sending University: Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Hirotsugu INOUE Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 2014 Abstract: The main objective of proposed research is to improve and construct a Drop Weight Impact Machine in HCMUT based on the design of the one in ITB with supervision of ITB and Tokyo Tech. The machine can [...]

Numerical – Experimental Combined Aerospace Design Tool Development – Apply for design and manufacture UAV ejecting pesticide

Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Hoang Thi Kim Dung Sending University: Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Yoshiaki NAKAMURA Japanese University: Nagoya University Year: 2014 Abstract: The project is a further development of HUST, NU, ADT and A&D TECH about the design tools for aerospace vehicle called HUST-NU software version 1 and apply for design manufacture an UAV using in agriculture. The HUST-NU software enables the [...]

Research and recovery of exhaust valve surface in internal combustion component by plasma transferred arc welding technology

Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bui Van Hanh Sending University: Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Manabu TANAKA Japanese University: Osaka University Year: 2014 Abstract: More than 3000 kilometers of coastline from north to south and a dense network of rivers, Vietnam has many favorable conditions for industry by sea transport. Therefore, every year, a ship must re-built 10 exhaust valves. Since Vinalines company [...]