JaLCDOI 10.18926/14081
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_41_1_20.pdf
著者 今村 拓司| 小西 正躬| 今井 純|
抄録 In this paper, we propose a simultaneous optimization method for inventory control and production planning problem for a chemical batch plant. The plant consists of blending process, intermediate storage tanks and filling process. In the proposed method, the original problem is decomposed into production planning sub-problem and inventory control sub-problem. Then the decision variables are optimized by alternately solving each sub-problem. The solution of the proposed method is compared with that of centralized optimization method. The effectiveness of the proposed method is investigated from numerical computational results.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
発行日 2007-01
41巻
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開始ページ 20
終了ページ 30
ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308626
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14084
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_41_1_52.pdf
著者 稲葉 英男| Syahrul Husain| 堀部 明彦| 春木 直人|
抄録 The effects of heat and mass transfer parameters on the efficiency of fluidized bed drying have been studied to optimize the input and output conditions. The analysis was carried out using two different materials, wheat and corn. Energy and exergy models based on the first and second law of thermodynamic are developed. Furthermore, some unified non-dimensional experimental correlations for predicting the efficiency of fluidized bed drying process have been proposed. The effects of hydrodynamics and thermodynamics conditions such as the inlet air temperature, the initial moisture content and well known Fourier and Reynolds numbers on energy efficiency and exergy efficiency were analyzed using the developed model. A good agreement was achieved between the model predictions, non-dimensional correlations and the available experimental results.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
発行日 2007-01
41巻
1号
開始ページ 52
終了ページ 62
ISSN 0475-0071
言語 English
論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308668
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14087
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_41_1_73.pdf
著者 金谷 健一|
抄録 A rigorous accuracy analysis is given to various techniques for estimating parameters of geometric models from noisy data for computer vision applications. First, it is pointed out that parameter estimation for vision applications is very different in nature from traditional statistical analysis and hence a different mathematical framework is necessary in such a domain. After general theories on estimation and accuracy are given, typical existing techniques are selected, and their accuracy is evaluated up to higher order terms. This leads to a “hyperaccurate” method that outperforms existing methods.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
発行日 2007-01
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開始ページ 73
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ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308410
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14099
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_23.pdf
著者 菊池 純二| 小西 正躬| 西 竜志| 今井 純|
抄録 In steel works, iron ores are stored in ore yard and sent to various plants of down stream accoding to transfer requests. To attain stable operation, it is neccesary to keep a certain allowable stock level in ore tanks of all plants. To this purpose, ore transfer routing method has been developed based on decentralized agent method. In case of disaster such as a big earthquake or a big fire, damages in the facilities of industrial complex may be unavoidable. In this paper, decentralized optimization method is tested to cope with such emergencies. Decentralized agents corresponding to kind of ore make their own transfer route plan exchanging information with others. As the application of the proposed method, transfer scheduling in ore yard in steel works are made in case of destruction of transfer facilities.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
発行日 2006-01
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開始ページ 23
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ISSN 0475-0071
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NAID 120002308160
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14098
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_16.pdf
著者 阿部 快洋| 小西 正躬| 西 竜志| 今井 純|
抄録 In this study, auto tuning of PID control gains in hot strip looper controller is made based on RNN model. Neuro emulator is employed to model the characteristics of looper dynamics. Combining neuro emulator and RNN model, auto tuning system of PID control gains is constructed. As the inputs to RNN, plural evaluation functions which reflect individual preference of human experts. Further, Self learning mechamism is embeded to RNN model which enables adaptation to the change in rolling chracteristics. Through numerical experiments, the effect of the proposed method is ascertained.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 16
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ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308615
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14125
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_78.pdf
著者 船曳 信生| 磯貝 愛| 東野 輝夫| Oda Masashi|
抄録 A variety of studies on face components such as eyes, lips, noses, and teeth have been proceeding in medicine, psychology, biometrics authentication, and other areas. In this paper, we present an algorithm of extracting eye contours from a face image using the deformable template matching method. Our template for an eye contour is composed of three quadratic functions for the perimeter and one circle for the pupil. In our algorithm, a digital color face image is rst converted to a binary image of representing eyes, after the region around eyes is identied on the face image by using hues and values of the color image. Then, parameters in the template are optimized by a local search method with a tabu period and a hill-climbing, so as to t the template to the eye contour in the binary image. The accuracy of our algorithm is evaluated through sample face images of students. In addition, the application of our proposal to eye shape indices is investigated in a face image database "HOIP", where recognizable dierence exists in index distributions between males and females.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 78
終了ページ 82
ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308500
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14126
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_84.pdf
著者 Nogami, Yasuyuki| Morikawa, Yoshitaka|
抄録 This paper particularly deals with elliptic curves in the form of E(x, y) = y(2) − x(3) −b = 0, b ∈ F(* q) , where 3 divides q−1. In this paper, we refer to the well-known twist technique as x-twist and propose y-twist. By combining x-twist and y-twist, we can consider six elliptic curves and this paper proposes a method to obtain the orders of these six curves by counting only one order among the six curves.
キーワード elliptic curve twist third power residue/non-residue
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 83
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ISSN 0475-0071
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NAID 120002308548
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14123
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_53.pdf
著者 金谷 健一| 菅谷 保之| Hanno Ackermann|
抄録 In order to reconstruct 3-D Euclidean shape by the Tomasi-Kanade factorization, one needs to specify an affine camera model such as orthographic, weak perspective, and paraperspective. We present a new method that does not require any such specific models. We show that a minimal requirement for an affine camera to mimic perspective projection leads to a unique camera model, which we call a symmetric affine camera, which has two free functions. We determine their values from input images by linear computation and demonstrate by experiments that an appropriate camera model is automatically selected.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 53
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ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308664
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14119
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_31.pdf
著者 小川 貴史| 東辻 千枝子| 鶴田 健二| 東辻 浩夫|
抄録 We analyze the melting of spherical Yukawa clusters by Monte Carlo simulations. Spherical clusters are expected to be found in dusty plasmas in an isotropic environment such as microgravity and serve as a model for classical clusters. We obtain the specific heat through fluctuations of the potential energy and identify its peak as the transition temperature. Melting temperatures are compared with those of bulk Yukawa systems and it is confirmed that the melting temperature increases and approaches the bulk value with the increase of the system size.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 31
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ISSN 0475-0071
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NAID 120002308329
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14097
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_9.pdf
著者 貫名 高史| 小西 正躬| 西 竜志| 今井 純|
抄録 Controls of the temperature, pressure and flowing quantity are important for the stable operation of the product quality in the distillation tower. The usual measuring way of product quality estimation is made by the off-line analysis. In this paper, online estimation method of product quality is studied for improving the product quality. The estimation method based on stochastic analysis was developed for online estimation. In this paper, the data of temperature, pressure and flow volum in the distillation tower are treated. As the estimation models, RNN (Recurrent Neural Net Work) and PLS (Partial Least Square Regression Method) were adopted. The actual plant data were used in the analysis. Both PLS and RNN models could compensate each other to improve the accuracy in estimation.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 9
終了ページ 15
ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308095
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14120
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_36.pdf
著者 内田 厚| 東辻 千枝子| 鶴田 健二| 東辻 浩夫|
抄録 We present a Stochastic-Difference-Equation (SDE) approach to long time-scale molecular dynamics (MD) simulations, which are required for nanosecond-scale phenomena. In this method, the MD trajectory in a fixed time period is obtained as a stationary solution of an action functional based on an error accumulation of the equation of motion along the path, thus reducing the problem to a boundary-value problem, instead of an initial-value problem in the ordinary MD method. We apply the method to formation processes of Cu thin film via nanocluster deposition onto a substrate. The applicability of the SDE algorithm to the problem and the effects of the choice of SDE parameters on the optimization processes of configuration pathway are examined.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 36
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ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308517
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14096
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_1.pdf
著者 馬 有理| 清水 憲一| 鳥居 太始之|
抄録 A testing for bent fatigue crack propagation under mixed-mode conditions was carried out using fatigue and annealed slant precracks with different slant angles, β ,defined as the angle between loading and precrack directions in a rectangular plate. As a result, bent fatigue crack from the fatigue precrack with β =45deg. propagated under mixed-mode conditions with mode II stress intensity factor (K(II))(est) evaluated from the discontinuous displacement measured along the crack. On the other hand, bent fatigue crack from the fatigue precrack with β =60deg. and from the annealed precracks with both slant angles of β =60deg. and β =45deg. propagated under the mode I behavior. This was because the compressive residual stress near the fatigue precrack caused contact to each other between the upper and the lower surfaces of the precrack with the smaller slant angle β . Furthermore, the fatigue crack propagation rates indicated almost the same relationship for all the data, using the mixed-mode effective stress intensity factor (K(M))(est), calculated from the discontinuous displacement measured along the bent fatigue crack.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 1
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ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308402
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14121
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_40.pdf
著者 三宅 隆| 東辻 千枝子| 鶴田 健二| 東辻 浩夫|
抄録 The electron system of arbitrary degeneracy can be mapped onto a classical system where electrons of the same spin are assigned an additional interaction and the effect of degeneracy is taken into account through an imaginative temperature. We apply this method to electrons in quantum dots modeled as two-dimensional electron liquid confined in a finite domain by a harmonic potential. We analyze distribution functions by molecular dynamics instead of solving integral equations which are not so useful in the case without translational invariance.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 40
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ISSN 0475-0071
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NAID 120002308268
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14122
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_44.pdf
著者 菅谷 保之| 金谷 健一| 金沢 靖|
抄録 Dense point matches are generated over two images by rectifying the two images to align epipolar lines horizontally, and horizontally sliding a template. To overcome inherent limitations of 2-D search, we incorporate the “naturalness of the 3-D shape” implied by the resulting matches. After stating our rectification procedure, we introduce our multi-scale template matching scheme and our outlier removal technique using tentatively reconstructed 3-D shapes. Doing real image experiments, we discuss the performance of our method and remaining issues.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 44
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ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308593
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14124
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_OU_40_1_64.pdf
著者 金谷 健一|
抄録 This article summarizes recent advancements of the theories and techniques for 3-D reconstruction from multiple images. We start with the description of the camera imaging geometry as perspective projection in terms of homogeneous coordinates and the definition of the intrinsic and extrinsic parameters of the camera. Next, we described the epipolar geometry for two, three, and four cameras, introducing such concepts as the fundamental matrix, epipolars, epipoles, the trifocal tensor, and the quadrifocal tensor. Then, we present the self-calibration technique based on the stratified reconstruction approach, using the absolute dual quadric constraint. Finally, we give the definition of the affine camera model and a procedure for 3-D reconstruction based on it.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 64
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ISSN 0475-0071
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NAID 120002308332
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14136
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_39_1_16.pdf
著者 内田 哲也| 石丸 早苗| 島村 薫| 宇治 章人| 松尾 俊彦| 大月 洋|
抄録 PE film was treated with fuming nitric acid at 80℃ for 20 min, resulting in introduction of COOH moieties on the film surface. The COOH’s were reacted with ethylenediamine, whose amino groups were used for linking with (2-[4-(dibutylamino)phenyl]ethenyl)-3-carboxy-methylbenzo-thiazolium, photoelectric dye (NK-5962), which absorbs visible light and converts the photon energy to electric potentials. The dye molecules were immobilized on the PE film surface and they were able to stimulate chick retinal tissues on incidence of visible light. These facts hopefully lead to development of an artificial retinal prosthesis.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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NAID 120002308066
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14135
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_39_1_7.pdf
著者 王 暁群| 阿部 武治| 多田 直哉| 清水 一郎|
抄録 Roughening on free surface of polycrystalline metal during plastic deformation is closely related to the inhomogeneous deformation in the respective grain at the surface. Uniaxial tensile tests are carried out on annealed pure aluminum sheet specimens with various averaged grain sizes. The roughening is measured by a 3-dimensional stylus instrument to examine the roughness change in both sides of specimen surfaces at each strain. The irregularities on one side are reversed on the backside, when the averaged grain size is as large as the thickness of the specimen. Discussions are made on the relation between the surface shapes of both sides adopting the cross correlation factor. The strains of respective grains are also measured from the grain boundary shape before and after plastic deformation. There are some deviations in the strains of the grains and their standard deviation increases with the applied strain.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 7
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ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308149
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14156
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_39_1_71.pdf
著者 Nogami, Yasuyuki| Morikawa, Yoshitaka|
抄録 This paper proposes an algorithm for generating prime order elliptic curves over extension field whose extension degree is a power of 2. The proposed algorithm is based on the fact that the order of the twisted elliptic curve is able to be a prime number when the extension degree for the twist operation is a power of 2. When the definition field is F(2(40)−87)(4) , the proposed algorithm can generate a prime order elliptic curve within 5 seconds on PentiumIII (800MHz) with C language.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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ISSN 0475-0071
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論文のバージョン publisher
NAID 120002308036
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14158
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_39_1_93.pdf
著者 五百旗頭 健吾| 豊田 啓孝| 和田 修己| 古賀 隆治|
抄録 The optical properties of clouds were measured with a polarization Mie lidar during April, 2004 and investigated to categorize the particles detected by the lidar. The cloud layers were categorized into five types according to the depolarization ratios, as follows: (I) constant and small (less than 5%); increasing with height (II) nearly from 0% and (III) from about 50%; (IV) large and varying with the backscattering coefficient; and (V) sharply decreasing. This categorization of clouds enabled us to separate aerosols from clouds in a lidar signal. Comparison of the backscattering coefficients between clouds of types (I) and (II) suggested that the depolarization ratio induced by multiple scattering in dense clouds does not depend on the particle density. Estimation of the particle phase for the five cloud categories was also examined.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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ISSN 0475-0071
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NAID 120002308479
JaLCDOI 10.18926/14134
フルテキストURL Mem_Fac_Eng_39_1_1.pdf
著者 Vladimir I. Klochikhin| 藤井 正浩| 吉田 彰|
抄録 Improvement of wear resistance and durability of machine elements with sliding friction pairs is the important tribological problems. The wear resistance has been determined with many configurative parameters, technological parameters, and operational parameters. In this study kinematics of cylindrical joint (CJ), whose motion is reciprocating and rotating, and influence of various parameters on wear resistance of friction pair was investigated.
出版物タイトル Memoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
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開始ページ 1
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ISSN 0475-0071
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NAID 120002308183