Publications

Journal Articles

  1. Mahmoodi, P., Aristodemou, S., Ransing, R., Owen, N., Friswell, M. Prosthetic foot design optimisation based on roll-over shape and ground reaction force characteristics Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science
  2. Batbooti, R., Ransing, R., Ransing, M., Ransing, R. A bootstrap method for uncertainty estimation in quality correlation algorithm for risk based tolerance synthesis Computers & Industrial Engineering
  3. Hafezi, F., Ransing, R., Lewis, R., Ransing, R. The calculation of drag on nano-cylinders International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
  4. Mahmoodi, P., Ransing, R., Friswell, M. A novel mathematical formulation for predicting symmetric passive bipedal walking motion with unbalanced masses Applied Mathematical Modelling 40 5-6 3895 3906
  5. Charles, W., Mahmoodi, P., Ransing, R., Sazonov, I., Friswell, M. Comparison of point foot, collisional and smooth rolling contact models on the bifurcations and stability of bipedal walking European Journal of Computational Mechanics 25 3 273 293
  6. Giannetti, C., Ransing, R. Risk based uncertainty quantification to improve robustness of manufacturing operations Computers & Industrial Engineering 101 70 80
  7. Ransing, R., Batbooti, R., Giannetti, C. A quality correlation algorithm for tolerance synthesis in manufacturing operations Computers & Industrial Engineering 93 1 11
  8. Giannetti, C., Ransing, M., Ransing, R., Bould, D., Gethin, D., Sienz, J. Organisational Knowledge Management for Defect Reduction and Sustainable Development in Foundries International Journal of Knowledge and Systems Science 6 3 18 37
  9. Arjunwadkar, S., Ransing, M., Ransing, R. Seven Steps to Energy Efficiency for Foundries Foundry Management and Technology 143 3 24 29
  10. Giannetti, C., Ransing, R., Ransing, M., Bould, D., Gethin, D., Sienz, J. A novel variable selection approach based on co-linearity index to discover optimal process settings by analysing mixed data Computers & Industrial Engineering 72 217 229
  11. Ransing, R., Giannetti, C., Ransing, M., James, M., Ransing, R., Giannetti, C. A coupled penalty matrix approach and principal component based co-linearity index technique to discover product specific foundry process knowledge from in-process data in order to reduce defects Computers in Industry 64 5 514 523
  12. Mahmoodi, P., Ransing, R., Friswell, M., Friswell, M., Ransing, R. Modelling the effect of ‘heel to toe’ roll-over contact on the walking dynamics of passive biped robots Applied Mathematical Modelling
  13. Hafezi, F., Ransing, R., Ransing, R. Computational modelling of fluid structure interaction at nano-scale boundaries with modified Maxwellian velocity distribution Applied Mathematical Modelling
  14. Ransing, R. Enhancing undergraduate student skills to meet research challenges: Case Studies and Examples The Journal of Engineering Education, XII special issue – Research in State Engineering Colleges in – A Road Map XXV 1-2
  15. Ransing, R. An innovative extrusion die layout design approach for single-hole dies Journal of Materials Processing Technology
  16. R., S., M., P., Ransing, R. Optimization in castings—An overview of relevant computational technologies and future challenges Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B 37 6 905 911
  17. Harris, A., Hargreaves, A., Southworth, G., Ransing, R. Editorial School Leadership & Management 25 4 317 319
  18. Ransing, R., Pao, W., Lin, C., Sood, M., Lewis, R., Ransing, R. Enhanced medial axis interpolation algorithm and its application to hotspot prediction in a mould–casting assembly International Journal of Cast Metals Research 18 1 1 12
  19. Postek, E., Lewis, R., Gethin, D., Ransing, R., Ransing, R. Influence of initial stresses on the cast behaviour during squeeze forming processes Journal of Materials Processing Technology 159 3 338 346
  20. Ransing, R., Sood, M., Pao, W., Ransing, R. Computer implementation of Heuvers' circle method for thermal optimisation in castings 119 126
  21. Ransing, R., Savino, S., Lewis, R., Ransing, R. Numerical optimisation of tilt casting process 109 118
  22. Ransing, R., Ransing, R. International Journal of Numerical Methods of Heat and Fluid Flow: Editorial 14
  23. Ransing, R., Lewis, R., Gethin, D. Using a deformable discrete-element technique to model the compaction behaviour of mixed ductile and brittle particulate systems PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF LONDON SERIES A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES 362 1822 1867 1884
  24. W.K.S, P., R.S, R., R.W, L., C, L., Ransing, R. A medial-axes-based interpolation method for solidification simulation Finite Elements in Analysis and Design 40 5-6 577 593
  25. R.W., L., R.S., R., W.K.S., P., K., K., J., B., Ransing, R. Alternative techniques for casting process simulation International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow 14 2 145 166
  26. Gethin, D., Lewis, R., Ransing, R., Ransing, R. A discrete deformable element approach for the compaction of powder systems Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 11 1 101 114
  27. Javier, B., Rajesh, R., Ransing, R. 10th anniversary conference of ACME-UK Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering 19 9 657 657
  28. Lewis, R., Ransing, M., Ransing, R., Ransing, R. An approach for casting defect analysis employing finite element design optimisation, media axis transformation and neural networks 15
  29. Cox, I., Lewis, R., Ransing, R., Laszczewski, H., Berni, G., Ransing, R. Application of neural computing in basic oxygen steelmaking Journal of Materials Processing Technology 120 1-3 310 315
  30. D.T, G., R.S, R., R.W, L., M, D., A.J.L, C., Ransing, R. Numerical comparison of a deformable discrete element model and an equivalent continuum analysis for the compaction of ductile porous material Computers & Structures 79 13 1287 1294
  31. Lewis, R., Manzari, M., Ransing, R., Gethin, D., Ransing, R. Casting shape optimization via process modelling 21
  32. R.W, L., M.T, M., R.S, R., D.T, G., Ransing, R. Casting shape optimisation via process modelling Materials & Design 21 4 381 386
  33. R.S, R., D.T, G., A.R, K., P, M., R.W, L., Ransing, R. Powder compaction modelling via the discrete and finite element method Materials & Design 21 4 263 269
  34. R.W., L., R.S., R., Ransing, R. The optimal design of interfacial heat transfer coefficients via a thermal stress model Finite Elements in Analysis and Design 34 2 193 209
  35. Ransing, R., Lewis, R., Gethin, D., Ransing, R. Lewis-Ransing correlation to optimally design the metal-mould heat transfer 9
  36. Ransing, R., Gethin, D., Lewis, R., Rowe, R., Roberts, R., Ransing, R. Modelling and simulation of the compaction of pharmaceutical powders 51
  37. R.S., R., R.W., L., D.T., G., Ransing, R. Lewis‐Ransing correlation to optimally design the metal‐mould heat transfer International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow 9 3 318 334
  38. Lewis, R., Ransing, R., Ransing, R. Correlation to describe interfacial heat transfer during solidification simulation and its use in the optimal feeding design of castings 29
  39. Ransing, R., Lewis, R., Ransing, R. Recognising patterns in rejection data for diagnosis 10
  40. R., W., R., S., Ransing, R. A correlation to describe interfacial heat transfer during solidification simulation and its use in the optimal feeding design of castings Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B 29 2 437 448
  41. Ransing, R., Lewis, R., Ransing, R. Optimal design of die coating thickness using the Lewis-Ransing correlation 9
  42. R., S., R.W., L., Ransing, R. A semantically constrained neural network for manufacturing diagnosis International Journal of Production Research 35 9 2639 2660
  43. R., W., R.S., R., Ransing, R. A semantically constrained Bayesian network for manufacturing diagnosis International Journal of Production Research 35 8 2171 2188
  44. R., S., M., N., R., W., Ransing, R. ICADA: Intelligent computer aided defect analysis for castings Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing 6 1 29 40

Books

  1. Nawi, N., Ransing, R., Salleh, M., Ghazali, R., Hamid, N., Ransing, R. Database Theory and Application, Bio-Science and Bio-Technology
  2. Dyson, P., Ransing, R., Williams, P., Williams, P. Fluid Properties at Nano/Meso Scale Wiley
  3. Ransing, R., Ransing, M., Lewis, R., Ransing, R. On the limitations of neural network techniques for analysing cause and effect relationships in manufacturing processes - A case study
  4. Ransing, R., Ransing, M., Lewis, R., Ransing, R. The importance of an adaptive gain variation method in back-propagation neural network learning algorithms

Conference Contributions

  1. Roshan , H., Giannetti, C., Ransing, M., Ransing, R. “If only my foundry knew what it knows …”: A 7Epsilon perspective on root cause analysis and corrective action plans for ISO9001:2008 World Foundry Congress 2014
  2. Ransing, M., Ransing, R. “If Only My Foundry Knew What it Knows ...”: A 7Epsilon Perspective on Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action Plans for ISO9001:2008 Proceedings of the 61nd Annual Technical Conference on Investment Casting, Covington, KY, USA, October 5-8, 2014
  3. Paine, A., Ransing, R., Gethin, D., Sims, G., Richley, J., Boissevain, L., Lewis, M., Ransing, R. Challenges faced by a small ship yard in integrating computer aided design and production processes - A real life case study 3
  4. Nazri, M., Rajesh, S., Meghana, R., Ransing, R. A New Method to Improve the Gradient Based Search Direction to Enhance the Computational Efficiency of Back Propagation Based Neural Network Algorithms 2008 Second Asia International Conference on Modelling & Simulation (AMS)
  5. Nawi, N., Ransing, M., Ransing, R., Ransing, R. Improving the gradient based search direction to enhance training efficiency of back propagation based neural network algorithms
  6. Nazri, N., Meghana, R., Rajesh, R., Ransing, R. An Improved Learning Algorithm Based on The Broyden-Fletcher-Goldfarb-Shanno (BFGS) Method For Back Propagation Neural Networks Sixth International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications
  7. Ransing, R., Sood, M., Ransing, R. Review of optimization methods for casting simulation
  8. Ahmad, R., Gethin, D., Lewis, R., Ransing, R., Postek, E., Ransing, R. Thermal optimisation of the squeeze-forming process using genetic algorithms
  9. Lewis, R., Postek, E., Ransing, R., Han, Z., Gethin, D., Ransing, R. A finite element model of the squeeze casting process
  10. Malan, A., Lewis, R., Ransing, R., Ransing, R. Modeling Coupled Heat and Mass Transfer in Drying Capillary Hygroscopic and Non-hygroscopic Porous Materials
  11. Ransing, R., Pao, W., Lewis, R., Ransing, R. Solidification and thermal stress simulation using medial objects
  12. X., S., R., W., D., T., R., S., R., C., Ransing, R. Discrete-Finite Element Modelling of Pharmaceutical Powder Compaction: A Two-Stage Contact Detection Algorithm for Non-Spherical Particles Discrete Element Methods
  13. Lewis, R., Cross, J., Gethin, D., Ransing, R., Manzari, M., Rahman, N., Ransing, R. Recent developments in heat transfer and porous media

Other Research Outputs

  1. Ransing, R., Ransing, R. Back to basics: Process optimisation using in-process data 184
  2. Ransing, R., Ransing, R. Challenges in investment casting process control 184
  3. Nazri, M., Meghana, R., Rajesh, S., Ransing, R. Research and Development in Intelligent Systems XXIII Improving the Gradient Based Search Direction to Enhance Training Efficiency of Back Propagation Based Neural Network Algorithms Chapter 4 Springer London
  4. Ransing, R., Ransing, M., Ransing, R. Innovations in machine learning and defect diagnostics 181
  5. Ransing, R., Ransing, R. 'Thinking' software set to revolutionise defect analysis 179