Recent Submissions

  • Towards digital manufacturing : improving image resolution through feature detection methods 

    Sivaguru Sivagnanam (2018-12-14)
    Machine Automation plays a vital role in all in many applications in this scientifically advanced era, especially in manufacturing industry. A typical example would be iPhones. In the 2017 fiscal year, Apple sold 216.76 ...
  • On the flow behaviour of 2D flexible airfoils 

    Huang, Yu Hao (2018-12-14)
    This thesis studies the on flow behaviour of the corrugated airfoil proposed by B. G Newman et al. [1]. Unlike previous studies by Flint et al. [2], this study put the flexibility and deformation of the airfoil into ...
  • Planning and navigation of pictobot (wall painting robot) 

    Ong, Jaka (2018-12-14)
    In Singapore, the demand for newly build houses or HDB is expected to grow for the next few years. On the contrary, Singapore is facing labor shortage issue as its population is aging. The phrase “more jobs, less ...
  • Non-linear analysis of brittle and ductile plastic beams in bending 

    Budi, Christopher Otto (2018-12-14)
    This project aims to investigate and analyze failure modes of Fiber-Metal Laminates (FML) by simulating their behavior using Polycarbonate and Acrylic. The experiments were done on different stacking order and span lengths ...
  • Static tensile test of materials 

    Beh, Jude Anthony Zhao Hong (2018-12-13)
    In this Final Year Project, B027, titled Static Tensile Test of Material, the student was responsible in determining the mechanical properties of Aluminium 6061-T6. A static tensile test was done to determine the desired ...
  • Hyperspectral imaging to determine pigment content in leaves 

    Wong, Katherine Marissa Shi Mei (2018-12-13)
    Agriculture has played an increasingly large role in the cultivation of crops in society today, whether for food or raw materials in the production of many items that we use in our daily lives. The rapid increase in the ...
  • Design of shape memory shoes for comfort fitting 

    Chen, Luheng (2018-12-13)
    This work investigate in terms of shape memory effect (SME) satisfy the requirements for comfort fitting shoes. Many personal wearing items require the personalized fitting for each all, especially footwear and orthopedic ...
  • On the application of colour schlieren on supersonic jets 

    Teo, Joel Han Hong (2018-12-13)
    A conical convergent-divergent (CD) nozzle of design exit Mach 1.5 and diameter 5mm was designed and manufactured. The supersonic flow produced by the nozzle was experimentally investigated using the Z-type colour schlieren ...
  • Cost analysis of a modular rocket engine architecture 

    Liu, Shangyu (2018-12-13)
    This report deals with the development progress of the methodology to investigate and analyze the potential cost savings of a modular rocket engine architecture inspired by Falcon 9, SpaceX, adopting the nine-engine ...
  • Design of jet engine component : fan blade 

    Lee, Wen Jun (2018-12-13)
    Improved fuel efficiencies through fan blade mass reductions are possible, owing to advances in newer manufacturing processes such as 3D printing. Complex internal geometries within engine fan blades can be designed to ...
  • Inventory monitoring using advanced sensors 

    Lee, Wei Chen (2018-12-13)
    The advance of internet shopping has revolutionized the whole retail industry. More emphasis has been placed on inventory control and management of the modern warehouse. Fast, reliable and efficient means of stock inventory ...
  • Surfing above the sea : development of a hybrid hydrofoil 

    Tan, Joshua Rong Jie (2018-12-13)
    Interest in hydrofoils has been increasing in popularity in recent years as a means of high speed and efficient mode of transportation across waters. However, the physics of hydrofoils is not well understood and past ...
  • Investigation of flow over rough surfaces 

    Ong, Yee Seng (2018-12-13)
    Frictional forces due to fluid flows are encountered by many everyday objects. From flows within ducts to the air resistance encountered by cars and aircrafts, energy is often expended to work against these frictional ...
  • Electromagnetic wave/particle duality and its applications for Interstellar Propulsion Systems 

    Goh, Javier Zhin Hsien (2018-12-13)
    Humanity has made tremendous advancements in technology in the past centuries to go from a land-dwelling species to flight-capable and now, the beginnings of a space-faring civilisation. As humanity further advances into ...
  • Numerical investigation of application of an embedded cross-flow Fan for STOL performance enhancement 

    Dhiman, Nikita (2018-12-13)
    Cross Flow Fans (CFF) had mostly found its application in the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning systems in the industry. In recent years, CFF had been extensively studied in Aerospace industry as a flow control ...
  • Modelling and controller design for tilt quadplane 

    Raj, Raunak (2018-12-11)
    Tilt rotor quadplane is a relatively new concept for the world which empowers the fixed wing vehicle with the Vertical Take-Off and Landing capability. VTOL will not only help remove the dependency of the aircraft on a ...
  • Nonlinear modelling and control of a quadplane 

    Sheikh Moheed Muzaffar (2018-12-11)
    Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) capabilities of fixed-wing UAV is currently being researched because of its ability to takeoff/land like rotor-craft, yet transition to forward flight like a fixed-wing. This removes ...
  • Experimental investigation of high frequency media finishing process 

    Vigneashwara Pandiyan S (2014-11-27)
    Media finishing processes comprise a group of secondary manufacturing operations. Most media finishing processes involve bulk processing of metallic parts in a recirculating flow of loose, bonded media to modify the ...
  • Bi-axial failure response of cross ply GFRP composites : a numerical study 

    Yash Guleria (2018-11-22)
    High specific strength, stiffness and damage tolerance dominate the choice of material selection in aviation as well as wind energy sector. Composite materials offer superior weight specific properties and have been ...
  • Stiffness and strength analysis of composites for tidal wave turbine applications 

    Loy, Sebestian Chuan Kee (2018-11-22)
    There has been a rise in renewable energy due to climate change. A specific type of renewable energy is ocean energy, which is derived from tides and waves. Machines that extract energy from the ocean experience transient ...

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