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2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

A review of hydro-pneumatic and flywheel energy storage for hydraulic systems

Cronk, P. M. & Van De Ven, J. D., May 4 2018, In : International Journal of Fluid Power. 19, 2, p. 69-79 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydraulic equipment
flywheels
Flywheels
pneumatics
energy storage
switches
Switches
Pumps
pumps
throttling
1 Citation (Scopus)
spools
Reels
eccentrics
acceleration (physics)
chutes
4 Citations (Scopus)
Die casting inserts
Pistons
Porous materials
Compressors
porous medium

Modeling and Implementation of the McKibben Actuator in Hydraulic Systems

Thomalla, S. D. & Van De Ven, J. D., Dec 1 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Robotics. 34, 6, p. 1593-1602 10 p., 8454729.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Actuators
Hydraulics
Hydraulic actuators
Elastomers
Pneumatics
2017

A Study of Hydraulic Hybrid Vehicle Topologies with Flywheel Energy Storage

Cronk, P. & Van De Ven, J. D., Jan 1 2017, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2017

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flywheels
Hybrid vehicles
Energy storage
Hydraulics
Topology
10 Citations (Scopus)

Serially Actuated Locomotion for Soft Robots in Tube-Like Environments

Gilbertson, M. D., McDonald, G., Korinek, G., Van De Ven, J. D. & Kowalewski, T. M., Apr 1 2017, In : IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters. 2, 2, p. 1140-1147 8 p., 7839247.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Locomotion
Tube
Robot
Robots
Elastomers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Soft Switching in Switched Inertance Hydraulic Circuits

Yudell, A. C. & Van De Ven, J. D., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, Transactions of the ASME. 139, 12, 121007.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydraulics
hydraulic equipment
Hydraulics
Networks (circuits)
throttling
5 Citations (Scopus)

Solution rectification of slider-crank mechanisms with transmission angle control

Wilhelm, S. R., Sullivan, T. & Van De Ven, J. D., Jan 1 2017, In : Mechanism and Machine Theory. 107, p. 37-45 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016
4 Citations (Scopus)
Pistons
Compaction
Computational fluid dynamics
Liquids
Taguchi methods
6 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling and experimental validation of the displacement of a check valve in a hydraulic piston pump

Knutson, A. L. & Van De Ven, J. D., May 3 2016, In : International Journal of Fluid Power. 17, 2, p. 114-124 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reciprocating pumps
pistons
hydraulics
Acrylics
Flow rate
1 Citation (Scopus)

Soft passive valves for serial actuation in a soft hydraulic robotic catheter

Gilbertson, M. D., McDonald, G., Korinek, G., Van De Ven, J. D. & Kowalewski, T. M., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME. 10, 3, 030931.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catheters
Robotics
Hydraulics
2015
4 Citations (Scopus)

Adjustable linkage pump: Efficiency modeling and experimental validation

Wilhelm, S. R. & Van De Ven, J. D., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics. 7, 3, 031013.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pumps
Energy dissipation
Kinematics
Hydrodynamics
Hydraulics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Design optimization of a hydraulic flywheel accumulator for a hydraulic hybrid vehicle

Strohmaier, K. G., Cronk, P. M. & Van De Ven, J. D., Sep 2 2015, In : International Journal of Fluid Power. 16, 3, p. 149-161 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flywheels
Flywheels
design optimization
Hybrid vehicles
hydraulics
32 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental study of heat transfer enhancement in a liquid piston compressor/expander using porous media inserts

Yan, B., Wieberdink, J., Shirazi, F., Li, P. Y., Simon, T. W. & Van De Ven, J. D., Sep 15 2015, In : Applied Energy. 154, p. 40-50 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Die casting inserts
Pistons
heat transfer
Porous materials
Compressors
2 Citations (Scopus)
Genetic algorithms
Thermodynamics
Engines
Kinematics
Internal combustion engines
1 Citation (Scopus)
Heat exchangers
Heat transfer
Pressure drop
Fluids
Regenerators
5 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting solenoid valve spool displacement through current analysis

Yudell, A. C. & Van De Ven, J. D., Sep 2 2015, In : International Journal of Fluid Power. 16, 3, p. 133-140 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solenoid valves
spools
Solenoid valves
Reels
Solenoids
2014
4 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-objective, multi-domain genetic optimization of a hydraulic rescue spreader

Sullivan, T. A. & Van De Ven, J. D., Jan 1 2014, In : Mechanism and Machine Theory. 80, p. 35-51 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spreaders
Hydraulics
Kinematics
Genetic algorithms
8 Citations (Scopus)
hydraulic pumps
switches
Switches
Hydraulics
Pumps
16 Citations (Scopus)

Spray-cooling concept for wind-based compressed air energy storage

Qin, C., Loth, E., Li, P. Y., Simon, T. W. & Van De Ven, J. D., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy. 6, 4, 043125.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cooling
Wind turbines
Energy storage
Offshore wind turbines
Direct injection
5 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and baseline testing of a digital pulse-width-modulated clutch

Van De Ven, J. D. & Cusack, J., Aug 1 2014, In : Mechanism and Machine Theory. 78, p. 81-91 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clutches
Testing
Cams
Flywheels
Switching frequency
31 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal analysis of a compressor for application to Compressed Air Energy Storage

Zhang, C., Yan, B., Wieberdink, J., Li, P. Y., Van De Ven, J. D., Loth, E. & Simon, T. W., Dec 22 2014, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 73, 2, p. 1402-1411 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermoanalysis
Compressors
Heat transfer
Foams
Die casting inserts
2013
17 Citations (Scopus)

Constant pressure hydraulic energy storage through a variable area piston hydraulic accumulator

Van De Ven, J. D., Jan 1 2013, In : Applied Energy. 105, p. 262-270 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydraulic accumulators
Pistons
Energy storage
Hydraulics
hydraulics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Design and testing of an adjustable linkage for a variable displacement pump

Wilhelm, S. R. & Van De Ven, J. D., Sep 11 2013, In : Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics. 5, 4, 041008.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pumps
Energy dissipation
Kinematics
Testing
Friction
14 Citations (Scopus)
Compressibility
hydraulics
compressibility
switches
Switches
11 Citations (Scopus)
Compressibility
hydraulics
compressibility
switches
Switches
2012
24 Citations (Scopus)
hydraulic valves
pulse duration modulation
Pulse width modulation
high speed
Hydraulics
2011
14 Citations (Scopus)

Phase-shift high-speed valve for switch-mode control

Van De Ven, J. D. & Katz, A., Jan 5 2011, In : Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, Transactions of the ASME. 133, 1, 011003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phase shift
phase shift
switches
Switches
high speed
2 Citations (Scopus)
flywheels
Flywheels
switches
Switches
clutches
2010
Robotics
Innovation
Students
Industry
Social aspects
2009
13 Citations (Scopus)

Increasing hydraulic energy storage capacity: Flywheel-accumulator

Van De Ven, J. D., Jan 1 2009, In : International Journal of Fluid Power. 10, 3, p. 41-50 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flywheels
Flywheels
energy storage
hydraulics
accumulators
73 Citations (Scopus)

Liquid piston gas compression

Van de Ven, J. D. & Li, P. Y., Jan 1 2009, In : Applied Energy. 86, 10, p. 2183-2191 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pistons
Compaction
compression
liquid
Liquids
3 Citations (Scopus)

Robotics engineering: A new discipline for a new century

Ciaraldi, M., Cobb, E., Cyganski, D., Demetroiu, M., Fischer, G., Gennert, M., Looft, F., Michalson, W., Miller, B., Padir, T., Rong, Y., Stafford, K., Tryggvason, G. & Van De Ven, J., Jan 1 2009, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Mechanical engineering
Curricula
Computer science
Students
2008
7 Citations (Scopus)

The new robotics engineering bs program at WPI

Ciaraldi, M., Cobb, E., Cyganski, D., Gennert, M., Demetroiu, M., Looft, F., Michalson, W., Miller, B., Rong, Y., Schachterle, L., Stafford, K., Tryggvason, G. & Van De Ven, J., Jan 1 2008, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Students
Mechanical engineering
Curricula
Computer science
2007
14 Citations (Scopus)
Thermoplastics
Welding
Welds
Lasers
Thermal diffusion
5 Citations (Scopus)

Hot pin welding of thin poly(vinyl chloride) sheet

Van De Ven, J. D. & Erdman, A. G., Jun 1 2007, In : Journal of Vinyl and Additive Technology. 13, 2, p. 110-115 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vinyl Chloride
Welding
Welds
Temperature
Polyvinyl Chloride
30 Citations (Scopus)
Thermoplastics
Welding
Lasers
Temperature
Welds
10 Citations (Scopus)
Thermoplastics
Welding
Lasers
Welds
Polyvinyl chlorides
2006
8 Citations (Scopus)
Vinyl Chloride
Infrared lasers
Optical properties
Heating
Thermoplastics
7 Citations (Scopus)
Light reflection
chlorides
Lasers
Light transmission
light transmission