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Vol. 28 No.9
Special Issue on the 1st International Conferenceon Computing and Precision Engineering in Taiwan

Guest Editor: Cheng-Chi Wang (National Chin-Yi University of Technology)

  • This paper proposes a novel powertrain with a magnetic flywheel to increase the fuel-cell outputfor electric vehicles (EVs). This design enables a constant fuel cell output to prevent polarizatio... Read More

  • An analytical solution is presented to predict the thermal stress and strain induced by atemperature change on an optic-fiber sensor surface bonded onto a host structure. It shows thatthe thermal... Read More

  • Hemorrhagic stroke, caused by the rupture of intracranial aneurysms, is a serious disorder witha high mortality and morbidity. The current standard treatments for intracranial aneurysms includetr... Read More

  • Raceway ponds with paddle wheel mixing are the most common choice for microalgaecultivation because they allow better interaction of algae cells with water, nutrients, and CO2. Acentral wall spli... Read More

  • Steering wheels and joysticks are presently the most familiar tools for vehicular operations.However, it may become difficult for them to meet special demands, such as those associated withdrivin... Read More

  • Indium tin oxide (ITO) films were deposited onto a glass substrate by direct current (DC) magnetron sputtering. The effect of the sputtering power on the microstructure, electrical, andoptical el... Read More

  • Various encapsulating films for flexible organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) were studied,and gas barrier layers including inorganic Al2O3 thin films prepared by atomic layer deposition,organic... Read More

  • A map-building scheme that uses a fuzzy system and sensors to control a wheeled mobile robotfor building a map of an unknown environment is described in this paper. This study applies aninfrared ... Read More

  • In this study, the surface modification of AISI 410 stainless steel with an AlN clad layer wasinvestigated. For the purpose of improving the uniformity and combining ability of the clad layer,spe... Read More

  • This paper presents an algorithm for data association for the visual navigation of aerial robots.The major objective is to provide the aerial robot with the capabilities of localization and mappi... Read More

  • Metal–oxide–nitride–oxide–silicon devices with Si-rich nitride and oxy-nitride as a bi-layerstack charge-trapping layer (hereafter STOB-MONOS) could be candidates for nonv... Read More

  • A numerical model was developed to design a new automotive low-beam light-emitting diode(LED) headlamp. First, an existing automotive low-beam projector LED headlamp model withray-tracing softwar... Read More

  • In this paper, a novel measurement system simply comprising a scanner is proposed to measurethe profiles of mechanical parts (MPs) fabricated by wire electrical discharge machining (EDM).The scan... Read More

  • This paper presents a 3D optical sensor system for measuring errors in the motion of a rotatingstage or spindle based on optical axis deviation using a precision ball lens. The radial and axialer... Read More

  • In this work, a digital image correlation technique in combination with laser hole drilling tomeasure the residual thermal strain is presented. The significant potential benefits of this work are... Read More

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S&M1254

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1254
Design of a Flywheel Control for Fuel Cell Vehicles
Chung-Neng Huang and Yui-Sung Chen
pp. 933-938
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1254
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1255

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1255
Thermal Strain Measured by Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors
Shiuh-Chuan Her and Chih-Ying Huang
pp. 939-946
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1255
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1256

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1256
A Novel Spherical Stent Concept for Intracranial Aneurysm
Hao-Ming Hsiao, Yi-Ping Wang, Yu-Han Cheng, Tzu-Yuan Lin,and Chien-Erh Lin
pp. 947-955
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1256
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1257

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1257
Particle Image Velocimetry Measurement of Hydrodynamic Properties of Raceway Pond with theEffect of Central Wall
Kyung Won Kim, Woo Hyoung Lee, Yeon Ho Lee, Haider Ali, Moon Kyu Kwak,and Cheol Woo Park
pp. 957-966
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1257
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1258

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1258
Design of an Intelligent Vehicle Control Based on the Center of Gravity of Pilot
Chung-Neng Huang and Chun-Lung Wu
pp. 967-973
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1258
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1259

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1259
Effect of Sputtering Power on Optical and Electrical Properties of Indium Tin Oxide Films
Shiuh-Chuan Her and Chun-Fu Chang
pp. 975-981
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1259
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1260

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1260
Flexible Organic Light-Emitting Diodes Encapsulated with Gas Barrier Films Prepared by AtomicLayer Deposition
Fa-Ta Tsai, Ching-Kong Chao, Pei-Sin Jhu, and Rwei-Ching Chang
pp. 983-990
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1260
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1261

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1261
Exploring an Unknown Environment Using Ultrasonic and Infrared Sensors
Jih-Gau Juang, Yu-Che Yang, and Jia-An Wang
pp. 991-1004
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1261
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1262

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1262
Surface Analysis of AISI 410 Stainless Steel Cladding with AlN, Si, Co, and W Powders
Tzung-Ming Chen and Hsin-Min Lee
pp. 1005-1011
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1262
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1263

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1263
Data Association of Aerial Robot Monocular Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
Yin-Tien Wang, Chung-Hsun Sun, Ting-Wei Chen, and Chen-Tung Chi
pp. 1013-1021
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1263
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1264

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1264
Charge Retention Improvement of Nonvolatile Radiation Sensor Using Metal–Oxide–Nitride–Oxide–Silicon with Si-Rich Nitride and Oxy-Nitride as Stack Charge-Trapping Layer
Wen-Ching Hsieh, Hao-Tien Daniel Lee, Fuh-Cheng Jong,and Shich-Chuan Wu
pp. 1023-1033
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1264
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1265

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1265
Design with White Light-Emitting Diodes for an Automotive Low-Beam Projector Headlamp
Yueh-Ying Chiang, Sheng-Jye Hwang, Huei-Huang Lee, Deng-Yuan Hwang,and Chien-Chih Liao
pp. 1035-1042
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1265
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1266

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1266
A Novel Measurement System for Mechanical Parts
Kuo-Yi Huang, Yuh-Chung Hu, Mu-Tian Yan, and Liang-Shun Chang
pp. 1043-1051
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1266
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1267

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1267
A 3D Optical Sensor Using Optical Axis Deviation Method for Rotational Errors
Hau-Wei Lee, Te-Ping Chiu, and Chien-Hung Liu
pp. 1053-1066
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1267
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1268

Research Paper of Special Issue

S&M1268
Characteristics of the Thermal Strain of Gas Jet-Assisted Laser Percussion Drilling
Chao-Ching Ho, Yuan-Jen Chang, Jin-Chen Hsu, Chia-Lung Kuo,and Guan-Hong Lee
pp. 1067-1075
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1268
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M1269

Perspective

S&M1269
Sensors in Network (3) —What and How Data Should Be Networked?—
Kazusuke Maenaka
pp. 1077-1082
http://dx.doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2016.1269
Published on September 21, 2016
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S&M Young Researcher
Paper Award 2015
Recipient: Dr. Toshihiko Noda
Paper: Magnetic-Thrust Flexible Electrode with Integrated Preamplifier for Neural Recording

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