Theses

Graduate Theses Advised by Dr. Baqersad

  1. Nitin Edla, “Multiaxial Modeling of Elastomers”, Fall 2020
  2. Prashant Jadhav, “FE Modeling of Electric Motors”, Fall 2020
  3. Sandesh Sanjeeva Prabhu, “FE Modeling of and Testing of Elastomers”, Fall 2020
  4. Sarthak Vyas, “Tire Performance Analysis under Tread Separation using Abaqus CAE”, Fall 2020
  5. Abhishek Chawan, “Developing a Featured-based Intelligent Tire”, Summer 2019.
  6. Anand Krishnasarma, “Noise Reduction of Electric Motors for Electric Vehicles” Summer 2019.
  7. Yunlong Han, “Damage Detections in Composites using Vibration Techniques and Acoustic Emission, Summer 2019.
  8. Ashim Khadka, “Vibration Measurement of Wind Turbines using Semi-autonomous UAVs”, Winter 2019.
  9. Vikas Birajdar, “Development of a Tire State Estimator for Improved Active Safety”, Fall 2018.
  10. Vanshaj Srivastava, “Extracting Mode Shapes of a Vehicle using Photogrammetry Technique”, Fall 2018.
  11. Aakash Mange, “Measuring Deformations of Rolling Tires using DIC”, Fall 2018
  12. Rakshita Vivekananda Panchal, “In-Vivo Study of Human Skin using DIC”, Spring 2018
  13. Kedar Bharadwaj, “Strain Expansion using DIC Mode Shapes”, Spring 2018.
  14. Madhu Kandampadath, “Development of a Semi-Analytical Tire Model for Improved Ride and Comfort Analysis”, Summer 2017.
  15. Kiran Patil, “Developing a Multi-View DIC Technique for Full-Field Vibration Measurement of Automotive Body Panels”, Summer 2017.

Undergraduate Theses Advised by Dr. Baqersad

  1. Seth Braybrook, “Engine Mount Characteristic and Durability Testing and Evaluation” Spring 2020
  2. Mikayla Benson, “Elpo Ground Pin Inspection and Cleaning System”, Winter 2020.
  3. Megan Cox, “Cool-down Noise Test Parameter Assessment”, Winter 2020.
  4. Nicholas Drolshagen, “Development of a generalized active noise control box in conjunction with the study of active noise control applications”, Fall 2019.
  5. Amandeep Singh, “Advantages Of 3-D Laser Scanning And Photogrammetry, Fall 2019.
  6. Bethany Schira “Brake Pad Underlayer Frequency Study”, Fall 2019.
  7. Austin Plave, “An Investigation into the optimal design of yoke assembly to reduce clunk in automotive steering systems”, Fall 2019.
  8. Zachary Moore, “Torque Limit Characterization of a Single-Use Mechanical Fuse”, Fall 2019
  9. Kyle Robinson, “Clutch Module Validation Testing”, Fall 2018.
  10. Clarence Rannells, “Comparative Analysis of Greasing Samples For Noise Dampening in Chrysler Assisted Steering Angle Sensor” Fall 2018.
  11. Zackary Balogh, “A Study of a Brake System’s Creep Groan Noise Performance on Both Vehicle and Dynamomete”, Fall 2018.
  12. Andrew Threlkeld, “Implementing Strain Gauges to Instrument Struts in a Planar Clutch”, Kettering University, Fall 2018.
  13. Ezra Ramirez, “Seal Pumping Feature Standarization”, Kettering University, Fall 2018.
  14. Jacob Bacheldor, “Low Pressure Noise Vibration and Harshness Control for Electronic Braking Systems”, Kettering University, Spring 2018.
  15. Veronical Nurak, “Turbocharger Shaft Motion Testing Validation”, Kettering University, Spring 2018.
  16. Andrew Threlkeld, “Implementing Strain Gauges to Instrument Struts in a Planar Clutch”, Kettering University, Spring 2018.
  17. Benjamin Fick, “Development of a Semi-Autonomous Drone for DIC Measurement of Wind Turbines”, Kettering University, Fall 2017.
  18. Kelin Lee, Electric Vehicle Battery Performance Requirements at Various States of Charge, Kettering University, Fall 2017.
  19. Devin Richardson, “A Study of Brake Pad Hardness With Respect To Brake Noise Performance, Kettering University, Fall 2017.
  20. Allen-Michael Skowron, “Mass Reduction Investigation through Casting Pockets in Brake Caliper Housings”, Kettering University, Fall 2017.
  21. Allan Wicker, “Finite Element Analysis of Impact Damage of Helmet, Kettering University”, Fall 2017.
  22. April Dahlman, “Lateral Floor Stand Redesign and Analysis for a Cost-Effective Model”, Kettering University, Spring 2017.
  23. Logan Bell, “2nd Stage Assembly Equipment Alignment: Standardization and Improvement”, Kettering University, Summer 2016.
  24. Cain Olivares, “Airbag Module Side Loading Integrity Specification”, Kettering University, Summer 2016.
  25. Nathan Zatolokin, “Developing a Three-Dimensional Computer Vision System”, Kettering University, Summer 2016.
  26. Andrew Muench, “Analysis of Areas to Implement Uses of 3D Printing in Ford Manufacturing”, Kettering University, Summer 2016.