Book (From 2010 - Now)


1) M Ramezani and ZM Ripin (2012). Rubber-pad forming processes: Technology and applications, Woodhead Publishing Ltd, ISBN-10: 0857090941 ISBN-13: 978-2857090942.


Selected International Journals (From 2010 - Now)


1) M Ramezani, ZM Ripin, R Ahmad, HM Aki and M Damghani-Nouri (2010). High strain-rate bulge forming of sheet metals using a olid bulging medium, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, 224: 257-270. (Impact factor: 0.281)

2) M Ramezani, ZM Ripin and R Ahmad (2010). Modelling of kinetic friction in V-bending of ultra-high-strength steel sheets, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 46: 101-110. (Impact factor: 0.743)

3) M Ramezani, ZM Ripin and R Ahmad (2010). Plastic bulging of sheet metals at high strain rates, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology,  48: 847-858. (Impact factor: 0.743)

4) M Ramezani and ZM Ripin (2010). A friction model for dry contacts during metal forming processes, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 51: 93-102. (Impact factor: 0.743)

5) M Ramezani and ZM Ripin (2010). Combined experimental and numerical analysis of bulge test at high strain rates using split Hopkinson pressure bar apparatus, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 210: 1061-1069. (Impact factor: 1.143)

6) F Bahaaideen, ZM Ripin and ZA Ahmad (2010). Electroless Ni-P-Cg(graphite)-SiC composite coating and its application onto piston rings of a small two stroke utility engine, Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, 69: 830-834 (Impact factor: 0.359)

7) LE Ooi and ZM Ripin (2011). Dynamic stiffness and loss factor measurement of engine rubber mount by impact test, Materials and Design, 32: 1880–1887 (Impact factor: 1.694)

8) YC Tan and ZM Ripin (2011). Frictional behavior of piston rings of small utility two stroke engine under secondary motion of piston, Tribology International (Impact factor: 1.557)

9) YH Ko, LE Ooi and ZM Ripin (2011). The design and development of suspended handles for reducing hand-arm vibration in petrol-driven grass trimmer, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 41: 459-470 (Impact  factor: 1.322)

10) CY Teoh and ZM Ripin (2011). Transient analysis of drum brake squeal with binary flutter and negative friction-velocity instability mechanisms. Journal of Vibroengineering, 13: 632. (Impact factor: 0.357)

11) Ko YH, XM Lee and ZM Ripin (2011). Tuned vibration absorber for suppression of hand-arm vibration in electric grass trimmer. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 41: 494-508 (Impact factor: 1.322)

12) AA Saad, CJ Hyde, W Sun and TH Hyde (2011). Thermal-mechanical fatigue simulation of a P91 steel in a temperature range of 400-600 C. Materials at High Temperature, 28: 212-218. (Impact factor: 0.481)

13) M Ramezani, and ZM Ripin (2012). Analysis of deep drawing of sheet metal using the Marform processInternational Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 59: 491-505 (Impact factor: 1.071)

14) M Ramezani and ZM Ripin (2012). A study on high ratio cup drawing by Maslennikov's process, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 58: 503-520. (Impact factor:1.071)

15) MK Abdullah, NC Ismail, MZ Abdullah, MA Mujeebu, KA Ahmad and ZM Ripin (2012)Effects of tip gap and amplitude of piezoelectric fans on the performance of heat sinks in microelectronic cooling, Heat and Mass Transfer, 48: 893-901. (Impact factor: 0.673)

16) YC Tan and ZM Ripin (2012). Technique of measuring piston secondary motion using laser displacement sensors, Experimental Mechanics, 52: 1447-1459. (Impact factor: 1.854)

17) CJ Hyde, W Sun, TH Hyde and AA Saad (2012). Thermo-mechanical fatigue testing and simulation using viscoplasticity model for a P91 steel. Computational Materials Science, 56: 29-33. (Impact factor: 2.131)

18) MNA Hamid and ZM Ripin (2013). Effect of drum radius variation on the brake torque variation and brake factor, International Journal of Vehicle Design, 63: 404–422. (Impact factor: 0.509)

19) KY Hao and ZM Ripin (2013). Nodal control of grass trimmer handle vibration, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 43: 18-30 (Impact factor: 1.208)

20) CY Teoh, ZM Ripin and MNA Hamid (2013). Analysis of friction excited vibration of drum brake squeal, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 67: 59-69. (Impact factor: 1.613)

21) MNA Hamid, CY Teoh and ZM Ripin (2013). Operational deflection shape and transient analysis of the brake shoe in the drum brake squeal, Proceedings  of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part D: Journal of Automobile Engineering, 227:126-140. (Impact factor: 0.583)

22) WH Tan and ZM Ripin (2013). Analysis of exhaust muffler with micro-perforated panel, Journal of Vibroengineering, 15:1392-8716 (Impact factor: 0.452)

23) HG Chuah and ZM Ripin (2013). Quantifying the surface roughness effect in microindentation using a proportional specimen resistance model, Journal of Materials Science, 10.1007/s10853-013-7429-z  (Impact factor: 2.015)

24) YC Tan  and ZM Ripin (2013). Analysis of piston secondary motion, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 332:5162–5176  (Impact factor: 1.613

25) HG Chuah and ZM Ripin (2013). Modeling of micro-indentation with consideration of the surface roughness, Metallurgical and Materials Transaction A10.1007/s11661-013-1930-5. (Impact factor: 1.627

26) HT Yow, D Hii, A Saw, CH Tan, UMM Fisol, ZM Ripin, NA Ismail, AA Saad, MKR Hashim and PY Chan (2013). Prediction of wind induced noise over bodies and small cavity, The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 134: 4222. (Impact factor: 1.555)

27) AA Saad, TH Hyde, W Sun, CJ Hyde and DWJ Tanner (2013). Characterization of viscoplasticity behavior of P91 and P92 power plant steels, International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 111: 246-252. (Impact factor: 1.078)

28) NFM Yusof and ZM Ripin (2014). Analysis of surface parameters and vibration of roller bearing, Tribology Transactions, 57:4, (Impact factor: 1.081

29) YC Tan and ZM Ripin (2014). Technique to determine instantaneous piston skirt friction during piston slap, Tribology International, 74:145-153. (Impact factor: 2.165)

30) LE Ooi and ZM Ripin (2014). Impact technique for measuring global dynamic stiffness of engine mounts, International Journal of Automotive Technology, 15:1015−1026. (Impact factor: 0.821)

31) LE Ooi and ZM Ripin (2014). Optimization of an engine mounting system with consideration frequency-dependent stiffness and loss factor, Journal of Vibration and Control, 1077546314547532, (Impact factor: 4.355)

32) WH Tan and ZM Ripin (2014). Optimization of double-layered micro-perforated panels with vibro-acoustic effect, Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering, 38:745-760 (Impact factor: 0.239)

33) TY Lee, LE Ooi and ZM Ripin (2015). Design of the mounting system of a grass trimmer engine for minimum handle vibration response based on frequency-dependent stiffness and loss factor properties, Journal of Vibroengineering, 17:5. (Impact factor: 0.617)

34) AZA Mazlan and ZM Ripin (2015). The effective frequency range of an active suspended handle based on the saturation effects of a piezo stack actuator, Journal of Vibration and Control, 1077546315585218. (Impact factor: 4.355)

35) CY Teoh and ZM Ripin (2015). Dieter effect on drum brake squeal, Journal of Vibration and Control, 1077546315597117. (Impact factor: 4.355)

36) J Lu, W Sun, A Becker and AA Saad (2015). Simulation of the fatigue behaviour of a power plant steel with a damage variable, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 100: 145-157. (Impact factor: 2.034)

37) AZA Mazlan and ZM Ripin (2016). Structural dynamic modification of an active suspended handle with a parallel coupled piezo stack actuator. Proceedings  of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part I: Journal of Systems and Control Engineering, 230:130-144. (Impact factor: 0.889)

38) NA Ismail and MP Cartmell (2016). Three dimensional dynamics of flexible Motorised Momentum Exchange Tether. Acta Astronautica, 120:87-102. (Impact factor: 1.122)

39) NFM Yusof and ZM Ripin (2016). A technique to measure surface asperities plastic deformation and wear in rolling contact, Wear, 368:496-504, (Impact factor: 2.323)