• J. Santos, N. Rolim, T. Rodrigues, F. Lopes, R. Mota, A. Covita, M. Soares, P. Monteiro, A. Canhoto, R. Nogueira, H. Monteiro
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 75-81

    Abstract
    The use of intravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guérin is a valid option in the treatment of non-muscle invasive bladder tumors, making it the main subject of a lot of publications. [...]

  • S. Oliveira, A. Azenha, A. Sousa, J. Pinheiro, A. Santos
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016). Vol. 33 pp. 16-21

    Abstract
    Spinal cord injury in males is frequently associated with infertility, due to ejaculatory dysfunction and/or semen properties alterations. Penile vibratory stimulation can [...]

  • N. Rolim, F. Lopes, T. Rodrigues, J. Santos, R. Mota, A. Covita, M. Soares, P. Monteiro, A. Canhoto, R. Nogueira, H. Monteiro
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 82-87

    Abstract
    Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) is the standard therapy for advanced prostate cancer. However, it encompasses several adverse effects, with impact on patient’s quality [...]

  • S. Rodrigues, V. Metrogos, M. Dores, J. Marques, M. Rodrigues, M. Cabrita, G. Rosa, A. Coutinho
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016). Vol. 33 pp. 22-27

    Abstract
    Malignant germ cell tumors represent the majority of testicular masses, according to current knowledge, radical orchiectomy remains the standard of care in the management [...]

  • S. Rodrigues, M. Dores, V. Metrogos, M. Rodrigues, P. Gomes, M. Cabrita, G. Rosa, E. Dias, A. Cordeiro, A. Coutinho, J. Neves, P. Mota, V. Rodrigues, F. Botelho
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 78-85

    Abstract
    The impact of using ASA (acetylsalicylic acid), metformin and statins on the prostate cancer may be significant, but is not clear and findings from previous studies are inconsistent. [...]

  • T. Oliveira, A. Romão, P. Oliveira, S. Gaspar, F. Guerreiro, T. Lopes
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016).

    Abstract
    Due to considerable morbidity and mortality rates, radiation‐induced hemorrhagic cystitis is an important complication of pelvic irradiation. The available conservative [...]

  • A. Pimenta, A. Camelo
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016). Vol. 33 pp. 113-114

  • R. Silva, J. Reis, T. Lopes
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015).

    Abstract
    Although exceedingly rare in developed countries nowadays, we still come across some devastating sequels of genitourinary tuberculosis, requiring careful medical evaluation [...]

  • A. Patricio, D. Cruz, J. Silva, A. Padrão, B. Correia, L. Korrodi-Gregório, R. Ferreira, N. Maia, S. Almeida, J. Lourenço, V. Silva, M. Fardilha
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016). Vol. 33 pp. 6-15

    Abstract
    Infertility is a clinical disorder affecting approximately 15% of reproductive-aged couples worldwide. Recently, the influence of oxidative stress (OS) in decreased semen [...]

  • V. Oliveira, R. Amorim, P. Espiridião, J. Dias, L. Xambre, L. Ferraz
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 118-122

    Abstract
    To describe the initial experience of CHVNG/E in microsurgical vasovasostomy. The two‐layer technique was applied under microscope magnification in every patient by the [...]

  • P. Mota, E. Carvalho‐Dias, N. Carvalho, A. Cordeiro, J. Torres, N. Morais, G. Grimaldi, C. Oliveira, A. Carvalho, E. Lima
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016).

    Abstract
    The ureterointestinal stenosis is a relatively frequent complication after urinary diversions. The laparoscopic approach is rarely used but stay a therapeutic option. Show [...]

  • P. Baltazar, A. Meirinha, R. João, J. Pina, H. Pinheiro, J. Forte, M. Mafra, L. Pinheiro
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016). Vol. 33 pp. 32-36

    Abstract
    Nephrogenic adenoma of the urinary bladder (NAB) is a rare and benign urothelial tumor. The existing literature is scarce regarding its etiology, clinical symptoms and therapeutic [...]

  • C. Silva, A. Figueiredo
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014).

  • C. Marialva, M. Bettencourt, P. Vale, J. Bastos, M. Carvalho, F. Faria, N. Menezes
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 113-117

    Abstract
    The prevalence of neurogenic lower urinary tract disfunction (NLUTD) is unknown, but the risk of developing NLUTD associated with spinal cord injury (SCI) is high. Verify [...]

  • F. Fernandes, R. Lucas, P. Baltazar, J. Pina, J. Dias, L. Pinheiro, R. João, A. Meirinha, H. Pinheiro
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 101-107

    Abstract
    Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the prostate (Mp‐MRI) allows the detection, localization and characterization of suspicious lesions for prostate cancer (PCa). [...]

  • J. Dias, J. Pina, N. Costa, S. Carmo, C. Leal, T. Bilhim, R. Marques, L. Pinheiro
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016). Vol. 33 pp. 81-86

    Abstract
    To evaluate the relationship between mean apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) and post-surgical Gleason scores. To determine the diagnostic accuracy of multiparametric magnetic [...]

  • P. Lapa, R. Silva, T. Saraiva, A. Figueiredo, R. Ferreira, G. Costa, J. Lima
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016). Vol. 33 pp. 87-97

    Abstract
    In the evaluation of prostate cancer, clinical nomograms are commonly used to predict the probability of lymphatic and extra‐nodal spread. Those nomograms may suggest the [...]

  • M. Knoblich, V. Vital, D. Cardoso, F. Alves, F. Mota, P. Casella
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016). Vol. 33 pp. 109-112

    Abstract
    Fibroepithelial polyps are extremely rare benign tumors arising from mesodermal tissue in the ureteral wall in children, that can cause ureteropelvic junction obstruction. [...]

  • R. João, J. Neta, P. Baltazar, M. Almeida, J. Pina, R. Farinha, H. Pinheiro, J. Nunes, A. Meirinha, L. Pinheiro
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 39-42

    Abstract
    We present the clinical case of a 74-year-old woman with an urachal tumor diagnosed in 2004. The patient underwent a partial cystectomy of the dome with remotion of the urachal [...]

  • V. Guedes, R. Rocha, D. Moura
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015).

    Abstract
    Renal oncocytoma account for 3 to 7% of primary renal tumors. It is usually diagnosed incidentally and typically has a benign behavior. No currently used imaging techniques [...]

  • L. Guedes-Martins, D. Leite, J. Saraiva, B. Candoso
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 45-48

    Abstract
    Introduction : Imperforate hymen occurs in approximately 1 in 1, 000 females. It can be found incidentally on physical examination, it is treatable and does not cause significant [...]

  • V. Grenha, B. Pereira, E. Retroz, H. Coelho, R. Godinho, P. Temido, A. Mota
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 41-44

  • P. Goulart, A. Regalo, L. Canelas, A. Teixeira, Á. Vieira, V. Gonçalves
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 108-112

    Abstract
    Currently, the use of mesh in surgery for pelvic organ prolapse has increased, mainly due to the high anatomic failure rate of native tissues repair. The objectives of this [...]

  • D. Gil-Sousa, D. Oliveira-Reis, F. Coutinho, J. Soares, L. Osório, S. Ribeiro, A. Fraga
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 69-74

    Abstract
    The new Integrated Outpatient Surgery Centre (CICA) of Oporto’s Hospital Centre (CHP), opened in March/2011, developed around a paradigm of innovation and accurate protocols. [...]

  • S. Gaspar, A. Nunes, T. Oliveira, J. Dias, T. Lopes
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 49-56

    Abstract
    Bladder cancer is responsible for 90-95% of urotelial carcinoma. Prostate Cancer is the most prevalent visceral tumor for males and one of the main oncological death causes. [...]

  • F. Furriel, A. Figueiredo, P. Nunes, L. Marconi, P. Dinis, G. Gomes, V. Dias, A. Mota
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 8-15

    Abstract
    ''Objectives'' : To evaluate the exposure of Portuguese Urology residents (IP) to urological laparoscopy and to its training methods, comparing with the remaining Urology [...]

  • A. Ferro, F. Pina, M. Severo, P. Dias, F. Botelho, N. Lunet
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 71-77

    Abstract
    To quantify the effect of statins’ use on Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) levels in patients referred to prostate biopsy and to determinate if the exposure to statins must [...]

  • C. Ferreira, F. Reis, T. Correia, M. Cerqueira, L. Carvalho, J. Castro, J. Macedo‐Dias, R. Prisco
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 86-90

    Abstract
    Retroperitoneal schwannomas are rare, usually benign tumours that originate in the peripheral neural sheath. Preoperative diagnosis is often impossible. Few cases of laparoscopic [...]

  • P. Dias, D. Costa, N. Tomada, M. Guimarães, F. Cruz
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 28-30

    Abstract
    Introduction : The artificial urinary sphincter (AUS) is the gold standard for surgical treatment of male stress urinary incontinence. Objective : Evaluate the results of [...]

  • R. Cruz, R. Freitas, P. Araújo, L. Violante, R. Azevedo, J. Oliveira, S. Magalhães
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 28-33

    Abstract
    The 2014 European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines on Penile cancer recommend dynamic sentinel node biopsy (DSNB) as a standard staging method for intermediate and [...]

  • P. Fernandes, B. Pereira
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016).

    Abstract
    In the PSA era, the incidence of localized prostate cancer has been increasing. This reality requires new therapeutic strategies, in order to give an answer to patients, in [...]

  • D. Castelo, E. Silva, P. Moreira, P. Simões, H. Dinis, A. Figueiredo, A. Mota
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 2-7

    Abstract
    Introduction : Patients with cystinuria require multiple and varied treatments due to disease persistence and recurrence. In this study we analyzed therapeutic modalities [...]

  • A. Castela, P. Gomes, V. Domingues, P. Paíga, R. Costa, P. Vendeira, C. Costa
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 20-27

    Abstract
    Erectile dysfunction (ED) is one of the most common complications of diabetes, being oxidative stress an important feature of diabetic ED. Deleterious events induced by oxidative [...]

  • J. Neves, J. Dores, M. Coelho
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 47-56

    Abstract
    Urethral diverticula affect from 0.6 to 4.7% of women, are a frequent cause of persistent urinary symptoms and can present with complications such as lithiasis and malignization. [...]

  • I. Braga, F. Branco, J. Cabral, N. Louro, V. Cavadas, A. Fraga
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 12-19

    Abstract
    As the prevalence of urolithiasis is growing and there has been an increase in technologies and minimally invasive techniques in all areas of surgery, it would be expected [...]

  • P. Araújo, R. Cruz, R. Freitas, A. Morais, J. Oliveira
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 63-68

    Abstract
    To present our clinical and surgical experience of radical cystectomy in bladder cancer, evaluate postoperative complications and overall survival. We performed a retrospective [...]

  • J. Dores, P. Kronenberg, P. Santos, S. Ferreira, F. Gomes
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2016). Vol. 33 pp. 98-103

    Abstract
    Over the past few years, the increasing use of cross‐sectional imaging, including ultrasound and computed tomography imaging, resulted in an increase incidental diagnosis [...]

  • J. Dores, B. Graça, M. Coelho, R. Manso, F. Gomes
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 127-131

    Abstract
    Until the late 1980s, it was considered that any testicular mass, if suspicious, should be removed totally by radical orchiectomy, however, a marked increase in incidental [...]

  • J. Afonso, R. Freitas, F. Lobo, A. Morais, T. Amaro, R. Reis, F. Baltazar, A. Longatto-Filho, L. Santos, J. Oliveira
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2015). Vol. 32 pp. 1-11

    Abstract
    Urothelial bladder carcinoma (UBC), the most frequent type (90%) of bladder cancer and the second most common malignancy of the urogenital region, is a relatively well understood [...]

  • R. Abreu, P. Bargão, B. Graça, M. Lourenço, M. Coelho, F. Ribeiro, P. Cardoso, J. Varregoso, F. Ferrito, C. Gomes
    Acta Urológica Portuguesa (2014). Vol. 31 pp. 57-62

    Abstract
    Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy has become an accepted alternative to open surgery. Our goal is to compare the oncological outcome of both approaches. The prospective study [...]

  • Y. Suresh, A. Panda
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    In the present paper a new version of multilevel inverter is investigated. This new version is based on hybrid association of commutation cells with H-bridge cells. The association [...]

  • A. Srirangan, S. Paulraj
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Incoloy 800HT which was selected as one of the prominent material for fourth generation power plant can exhibit appreciable strength, good resistance to corrosion and oxidation [...]

  • R. Sasi, V. Govindan
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    The presence of shadow in an image is a major problem associated with various visual processing applications such as object recognition, traffic surveillance and segmentation. [...]

  • D. Sambariya, R. Gupta, R. Prasad
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    In this article, a fuzzy logic based power system stabilizer (FPSS) is designed by tuning its input–output scaling factors. Two input signals to FPSS are considered as change [...]

  • S. Hussain
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    The natural convection and entropy generation during double-diffusive MHD natural convection in a tilted sinusoidal corrugated porous enclosure is investigated numerically [...]

  • A. Saini, P. Kumar, B. Ravelo, S. Lallechere, A. Thakur, P. Thakur
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    In the present study, indium doped nano sized nickel zinc cobalt based ferrite ceramics with composition Ni0.5 Zn0.3 Co0.2 Inx Fe2-x O4 (x = 0.2 and 0.4) were synthesized [...]

  • M. Reddy, P. Gopakumar, D. Mohanta
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    This paper proposes a smart fault detection, classification and location (SFDCL) methodology for transmission systems with multi-generators using discrete orthogonal Stockwell [...]

  • N. Ramesh, J. Mallikarjuna
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Performance and emission characteristics of HCCI engines depend on achieving a good in-cylinder homogeneous mixture. The formation of in-cylinder mixture depends on many engine [...]

  • J. Raj, S. Rahman, S. Anand
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    This paper presents an 8051 microcontroller-based control of ultrasound scanner prototype hardware from a host laptop MATLAB GUI. The hardware control of many instruments [...]

  • C. Raju, N. Sandeep, S. Saleem
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    In this study, we analyzed the induced magnetic field effect on the stagnation-point flow of a non-Newtonian fluid over a stretching sheet with homogeneous–heterogeneous [...]

  • K. Premkumar, B. Manikandan
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    In this paper, design of fuzzy proportional derivative controller and fuzzy proportional derivative integral controller for speed control of brushless direct current drive [...]

  • A. Philipose, R. A
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Recently wireless sensor network (WSN) has been widely used for monitoring railway tracks and rail tunnels. The key requirement in the design of such WSN is to minimize the [...]

  • A. Paul, D. Das
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    A theoretical study on free vibration behavior of pre-stressed functionally graded material (FGM) beam is carried out. Power law variation of volume fraction along the thickness [...]

  • P. Paulraj, R. Garg
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    This work focuses on the effect of welding parameters on corrosion behavior of welded duplex stainless steel (DSS) and super duplex stainless steel (SDSS). The effect of welding [...]

  • A. Pattanaik, M. Satpathy, S. Mishra
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Epoxy resin matrix composite reinforced with fly ash particles was prepared by ultrasonic stirring method. Pin-on-disc wear test of the composite was carried out and compared [...]

  • V. Patel, A. Dhanola
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016).

    Abstract
    The development of natural fibre reinforced polymer composites has gained popularity in many applications due to their environment friendly characteristics over the synthetic [...]

  • E. Omrani, P. Menezes, P. Rohatgi
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Natural fiber reinforced polymer composites have emerged as a potential environmentally friendly and cost-effective alternative to synthetic fiber reinforced composites. Therefore, [...]

  • M. Naveed, Z. Abbas, M. Sajid
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    In this study, the boundary layer flow of an incompressible viscous fluid over an unsteady curved stretching surface is investigated in the presence of a variable applied [...]

  • B. Moharana, S. Sahu, S. Sahoo, R. Bathe
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Aim of the present work is to investigate mechanical and metallurgical characteristics of continuous wave CO2 laser welded dissimilar couple of AISI 304 stainless steel and [...]

  • U. Mbamara, B. Olofinjana, O. Ajayi, C. Lorenzo-Martin, E. Obiajunwa, E. Ajayi
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Most researches on doped ZnO thin films are tilted toward their applications in optoelectronics and semiconductor devices. Research on their tribological properties is still [...]

  • M. Mahmoodabadi, H. Jahanshahi
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    In this paper, the Multi-objective Genetic Algorithm (MOGA) is used to obtain the Pareto frontiers of conflicting objective functions for the fuzzy-Proportional-Integral-Derivative [...]

  • M. Kütük, L. Dülger
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    A hybrid machine (HM) is a system integrating two types of motor, servo and constant velocity with a mechanism. The purpose is to make use of the energy in the system efficiently [...]

  • R. Kumar, G. Surushe
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    A compact, Ultra Wideband (UWB) antenna system for multi-input multi-output (MIMO)/diversity application is proposed. The antenna system is a microstrip structure with two [...]

  • M. Kumar, V. Nath
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    In this paper, a simple microstrip patch antenna and a two-element E-plane coupled microstrip antenna array employing a defected ground structure are investigated. Without [...]

  • S. Kathirvel, A. Layek, S. Muthuraman
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    The ever growing human population and the corresponding economic development of mankind have caused a relentless surge in the energy demand of the world. The fast diminishing [...]

  • C. Karri, U. Jena
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Linde–Buzo–Gray (LBG), a traditional method of vector quantization (VQ) generates a local optimal codebook which results in lower PSNR value. The performance of vector [...]

  • R. Kandasamy, R. Mohamad, M. Ismoen
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Single walled carbon nanotube, alumina and copper nanoparticles on convective mass transfer in the presence of base fluid (water) over a horizontal plate are investigated [...]

  • C. Kalaiselvan, L. Rao
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Reliability of a product or system is the probability that the product performs adequately its intended function for the stated period of time under stated operating conditions. [...]

  • S. Jakhar, R. Misra, M. Soni, N. Gakkhar
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Earth air heat exchanger (EAHE) systems are insufficient to meet the thermal comfort requirements in winter conditions. The low heating potential of such systems can be improved [...]

  • V. Gupta, R. Pandey
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    In this paper, an improved version of the energy aware distributed unequal clustering protocol (EADUC) is projected. The EADUC protocol is commonly used for solving energy [...]

  • K. Gan, J. Lu, W. Yeh, Y. Chen, Y. Chen
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Three different multiple-valued logic (MVL) designs using the multiple-peak negative-differential-resistance (NDR) circuits are investigated. The basic NDR element, which [...]

  • P. Dutta, S. Saha, N. Nandi, N. Pal
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    The present paper makes an effort to find the flow separation characteristics under high Reynolds number in pipe bends. Single phase turbulent flow through pipe bends is investigated [...]

  • B. Das, S. Roy, R. Rai, S. Saha
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

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    With the major application of MMCs, it is thus necessary to develop an appropriate technology for their efficient machining. Milling is the most common and versatile technology [...]

  • B. Ahmed
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

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    This paper presents a technique to minimize the number of test cases in configuration-aware structural testing. Combinatorial optimization is used first to generate an optimized [...]

  • P. Balachennaiah, M. Suryakalavathi, P. Nagendra
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

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    This paper proposes a Firefly algorithm based technique to optimize the control variables for simultaneous optimization of real power loss and voltage stability limit of the [...]

  • S. Ananthavel, S. Padmanaban, S. Shanmugham, F. Blaabjerg, A. Ertas, V. Fedak
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

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    Power system researches are mainly focused in enhancing the available power capacities of the existing transmission lines. But still, no prominent solutions have been made [...]

  • A. al-Swaidani, S. Aliyan, N. Adarnaly
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    The benefits of using natural pozzolan as cement replacement are often associated with shortcomings such as the need to moist-curing for longer time and a reduction of strength [...]

  • M. Abdulhameed, D. Vieru, S. Shafie
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

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    In the present investigation, an oscillating motion of unsteady Burgers fluid in a circular cylinder was modeled with different pressure waveforms. Three different waveforms [...]

  • A. Abdelaziz, E. Ali, S. Elazim
    Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (2016). Vol. 19

    Abstract
    Economic Load Dispatch (ELD) is the process of allocating the required load between the available generation units such that the cost of operation is minimized. The ELD problem [...]

  • Z. Zhong, R. Reddy
    Engineering (2016).

  • M. Zheng, J. Yan, S. Jun, L. Tian, X. Wang, Z. Qiu
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

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    The pressurized water reactor CAP1400 is one of the sixteen National Science and Technology Major Projects. Developed from Chinas nuclear R&D system and manufacturing capability, [...]

  • Z. Zhang, Y. Dong, F. Li, Z. Zhang, H. Wang, X. Huang, H. Li, B. Liu, X. Wu, H. Wang, X. Diao, H. Zhang, J. Wang
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

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    After the first concrete was poured on December 9, 2012 at the Shidao Bay site in Rongcheng, Shandong Province, China, the construction of the reactor building for the worlds [...]

  • Y. Wen
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

  • Y. Qian
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

  • Y. Wu
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

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    In 2011, the Chinese Academy of Sciences launched an engineering project to develop an accelerator-driven subcritical system (ADS) for nuclear waste transmutation. The China [...]

  • X. Kuangdi
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

  • J. Xing, D. Song, Y. Wu
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

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    HPR1000 is an advanced nuclear power plant (NPP) with the significant feature of an active and passive safety design philosophy, developed by the China National Nuclear Corporation. [...]

  • W. Ma, Y. Yuan, B. Sehgal
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

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    A historical review of in-vessel melt retention (IVR) is given, which is a severe accident mitigation measure extensively applied in Generation III pressurized water reactors [...]

  • M. O’Neill
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

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    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

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    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

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    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

  • J. Gilleland, R. Petroski, K. Weaver
    Engineering (2016). Vol. 2

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    The traveling wave reactor (TWR) is a once-through reactor that uses in situ breeding to greatly reduce the need for enrichment and reprocessing. Breeding converts incoming [...]