Journal of Mechanical Design

(The TQCC of Journal of Mechanical Design is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
TopologyGAN: Topology Optimization Using Generative Adversarial Networks Based on Physical Fields Over the Initial Domain93
Collaborative Robotics: A Survey86
Particle Swarm Optimization-Based Metaheuristic Design Generation of Non-Trivial Flat-Foldable Origami Tessellations With Degree-4 Vertices77
Deep Generative Models in Engineering Design: A Review74
Designing a Shape–Performance Integrated Digital Twin Based on Multiple Models and Dynamic Data: A Boom Crane Example55
Design Engineering in the Age of Industry 4.051
Hybrid Dynamic Modeling and Analysis of High-Speed Thin-Rimmed Gears45
Data-Driven Topology Optimization With Multiclass Microstructures Using Latent Variable Gaussian Process39
Data-Driven Design-By-Analogy: State-of-the-Art and Future Directions38
Building a Trustworthy Product-Level Shape-Performance Integrated Digital Twin With Multifidelity Surrogate Model36
PaDGAN: Learning to Generate High-Quality Novel Designs35
Automated Keyword Filtering in Latent Dirichlet Allocation for Identifying Product Attributes From Online Reviews33
A Parametric Level Set Method for Topology Optimization Based on Deep Neural Network33
Design and Error Evaluation of Planar 2DOF Remote Center of Motion Mechanisms With Cable Transmissions31
A Novel Two-Stage Constant Force Compliant Microgripper29
Toward a Digital Twin: Time Series Prediction Based on a Hybrid Ensemble Empirical Mode Decomposition and BO-LSTM Neural Networks27
Deriving Design Feature Vectors for Patent Images Using Convolutional Neural Networks26
Approach for Importance–Performance Analysis of Product Attributes From Online Reviews25
Investigation of Printing Parameters of Additive Manufacturing Process for Sustainability Using Design of Experiments25
Time-Dependent System Reliability Analysis With Second-Order Reliability Method24
Positioning Accuracy Reliability of Industrial Robots Through Probability and Evidence Theories24
An Efficient Batch K-Fold Cross-Validation Voronoi Adaptive Sampling Technique for Global Surrogate Modeling22
Confidence-Based Design Optimization for a More Conservative Optimum Under Surrogate Model Uncertainty Caused by Gaussian Process22
Gear Root Bending Strength: A Comparison Between Single Tooth Bending Fatigue Tests and Meshing Gears21
An Agent-Based Model for Adoption of Clean Technology Using the Theory of Planned Behavior20
Are You Feeling Me? An Exploration of Empathy Development in Engineering Design Education20
Reconfigurable Robotic System Design With Application to Cleaning and Maintenance20
METASET: Exploring Shape and Property Spaces for Data-Driven Metamaterials Design19
A Study on Basis Functions of the Parameterized Level Set Method for Topology Optimization of Continuums19
Design and Kinematics of a Novel Double-Ring Truss Deployable Antenna Mechanism19
Eliciting Attribute-Level User Needs From Online Reviews With Deep Language Models and Information Extraction19
GANTL: Towards Practical and Real-Time Topology Optimization with Conditional GANs and Transfer Learning18
Leveraging Task Modularity in Reinforcement Learning for Adaptable Industry 4.0 Automation18
Building a Lightweight Digital Twin of a Crane Boom for Structural Safety Monitoring Based on a Multifidelity Surrogate Model18
Multi-Fidelity Surrogate Model Based on Canonical Correlation Analysis and Least Squares17
Human Versus Artificial Intelligence: A Data-Driven Approach to Real-Time Process Management During Complex Engineering Design17
Predicting Sequential Design Decisions Using the Function-Behavior-Structure Design Process Model and Recurrent Neural Networks17
Biologically Inspired Design Concept Generation Using Generative Pre-Trained Transformers17
Data Fusion With Latent Map Gaussian Processes17
Design of Transformable Hinged Ori-Block Dissected from Cylinders and Cones16
Knowledge-Based Design Guidance System for Cloud-Based Decision Support in the Design of Complex Engineered Systems16
Toward Reusable Surrogate Models: Graph-Based Transfer Learning on Trusses16
Generative Design of Bionic Structures Via Concurrent Multiscale Topology Optimization and Conformal Geometry Method16
Evidence-Theory-Based Reliability Analysis Through Kriging Surrogate Model16
A Survey of Modeling and Optimization Methods for Multi-Scale Heterogeneous Lattice Structures16
OTL-PEM: An Optimization-Based Two-Layer Pointwise Ensemble of Surrogate Models16
Analysis of Designer Emotions in Collaborative and Traditional Computer-Aided Design15
An Adaptive Dendrite-HDMR Metamodeling Technique for High-Dimensional Problems15
Semantic Networks for Engineering Design: State of the Art and Future Directions15
Resource-Constrained Scheduling for Multi-Robot Cooperative Three-Dimensional Printing14
Approaches for Minimizing Joints in Single-Degree-of-Freedom Origami-Based Mechanisms14
Extended Dynamic Stiffness Model for Analyzing Flexure-Hinge Mechanisms With Lumped Compliance14
Bridging Topological Results and Thin-Walled Frame Structures Considering Manufacturability14
Electric Vehicle Battery Thermal and Cabin Climate Management Based on Model Predictive Control14
A Unified Inverse Design and Optimization Workflow for the Miura-oRing Metastructure14
Design of Deployable Mechanisms Based on Wren Parallel Mechanism Units14
Generalizability of Convolutional Encoder–Decoder Networks for Aerodynamic Flow-Field Prediction Across Geometric and Physical-Fluidic Variations14
Design of Phononic Bandgap Metamaterials Based on Gaussian Mixture Beta Variational Autoencoder and Iterative Model Updating14
Inverse Design of Two-Dimensional Airfoils Using Conditional Generative Models and Surrogate Log-Likelihoods14
How Should We Measure Creativity in Engineering Design? A Comparison Between Social Science and Engineering Approaches13
Mining Design Heuristics for Additive Manufacturing Via Eye-Tracking Methods and Hidden Markov Modeling13
Scalable Set-Based Design Optimization and Remanufacturing for Meeting Changing Requirements13
A Sequential Sampling Approach for Multi-Fidelity Surrogate Modeling-Based Robust Design Optimization13
An LSTM-Based Ensemble Learning Approach for Time-Dependent Reliability Analysis13
Adding a Detrital Actor to Increase System of System Resilience: A Case Study Test of a Biologically Inspired Design Heuristic to Guide Sociotechnical Network Evolution13
Multifidelity Data Fusion Based on Gradient-Enhanced Surrogate Modeling Method12
Generative Design: Reframing the Role of the Designer in Early-Stage Design Process12
High-Dimensional Reliability Method Accounting for Important and Unimportant Input Variables12
The Evolution and Impact of Human Confidence in Artificial Intelligence and in Themselves on AI-Assisted Decision-Making in Design11
So You Think Your System Is Complex?: Why and How Existing Complexity Measures Rarely Agree11
Impact of Generational Commonality of Short Life Cycle Products in Manufacturing and Remanufacturing Processes11
Decision-Making Under Uncertainty for a Digital Thread-Enabled Design Process11
Research on the Influence of Clearance Variation on the Stiffness Fluctuation of Ball Bearing Under Different Operating Conditions11
A Product Architecture-Based Tool for Bioinspired Function-Sharing11
Goal-Directed Design Agents: Integrating Visual Imitation With One-Step Lookahead Optimization for Generative Design11
A Data-Driven Methodology to Improve Tolerance Allocation Using Product Usage Data11
Simulation-Based Mission Mobility Reliability Analysis of Off-Road Ground Vehicles11
Optimal Modular Remanufactured Product Configuration and Harvesting Planning for End-of-Life Products10
Multi-Model Bayesian Optimization for Simulation-Based Design10
Challenges and Opportunities in Geometric Modeling of Complex Bio-Inspired Three-Dimensional Objects Designed for Additive Manufacturing10
An Approach for Geometrically Nonlinear Topology Optimization Using Moving Wide-Bézier Components With Constrained Ends10
A Sequential Sampling Generation Method for Multi-Fidelity Model Based on Voronoi Region and Sample Density10
Bone Adaptation-Driven Design of Periodic Scaffolds10
Design Strategy Network: A deep hierarchical framework to represent generative design strategies in complex action spaces10
When Faced With Increasing Complexity: The Effectiveness of Artificial Intelligence Assistance for Drone Design10
Special Issue: Artificial Intelligence and Engineering Design10
Analyzing Real Options and Flexibility in Engineering Systems Design Using Decision Rules and Deep Reinforcement Learning10
A Large Range Compliant Nano-Manipulator Supporting Electron Beam Lithography10
Fluid-Thermal Topology Optimization of Gas Turbine Blade Internal Cooling Ducts10
An Experimental and Theoretical Study of Quasi-Static Behavior of Double-Helical Gear Sets9
A Synergy-Based Approach for the Design of a Lower-Limb, Cable-Driven Exosuit9
Are Two Heads Better Than One for Computer-Aided Design?9
A Design Methodology for Hybrid Electric Vehicle Powertrain Configurations With Planetary Gear Sets9
Positioning Accuracy Reliability Analysis of Industrial Robots Considering Epistemic Uncertainty and Correlation9
Optimization-Based Disassembly Sequence Planning Under Uncertainty for Human–Robot Collaboration9
A Quantile-Based SORA Method Using Maximum Entropy Method With Fractional Moments9
Impact of Timing in the Design Process on Students’ Application of Design for Additive Manufacturing Heuristics9
Lattice Structure Optimization With Orientation-Dependent Material Properties9
An Experimental Evaluation of High-Cycle Gear Tooth Bending Fatigue Lives Under Fully Reversed and Fully Released Loading Conditions With Application to Planetary Gear Sets9
Investigation of Parameter Spaces for Topology Optimization With Three-Dimensional Orientation Fields for Multi-Axis Additive Manufacturing9
Design and Analysis of New Haptic Joysticks for Enhancing Operational Skills in Excavator Control9
Revisiting Flexibility in Design: An Analysis of the Impact of Implementation Uncertainty on the Value of Real Options9
A Safety Factor Method for Reliability-Based Component Design9
Evolutionary Gaussian Processes9
Static and Dynamic Compliance Analyses of Curved-Axis Flexure Hinges: A Discrete Beam Transfer Matrix9
On the Ensemble of Surrogate Models by Minimum Screening Index9
Phrase Embedding and Clustering for Sub-Feature Extraction From Online Data9
Lost in Translation: Examining the Complex Relationship Between Prototyping and Communication8
Scalable Fully Bayesian Gaussian Process Modeling and Calibration With Adaptive Sequential Monte Carlo for Industrial Applications8
Time-Dependent System Kinematic Reliability Analysis for Robotic Manipulators8
Only as Strong as the Strongest Link: The Relative Contribution of Individual Team Member Proficiency in Configuration Design8
Enhancing Creative Redesign Through Multimodal Design Heuristics for Additive Manufacturing8
Toward a Theory of Systems Engineering8
Variational Level Set Method for Topology Optimization of Origami Fold Patterns8
Novel Design of a Rotation Center Auto-Matched Ankle Rehabilitation Exoskeleton With Decoupled Control Capacity8
Probabilistic Digital Twin for Additive Manufacturing Process Design and Control8
Hierarchical Control Co-Design Using a Model Fidelity-Based Decomposition Framework8
An Optimal Architectural Design for Unconventional Modular Reconfigurable Manipulation System8
Optimizing Topology and Fiber Orientations With Minimum Length Scale Control in Laminated Composites8
A Reliability-Based Formulation for Simulation-Based Control Co-Design Using Generalized Polynomial Chaos Expansion8
Topology Optimization of Linkage Mechanisms Simultaneously Considering Both Kinematic and Compliance Characteristics8
Neural Network-Assisted Design: A Study of Multiscale Topology Optimization With Smoothly Graded Cellular Structures8
A Predictive and Generative Design Approach for Three-Dimensional Mesh Shapes Using Target-Embedding Variational Autoencoder8
Design and Kinematic Analysis of a Novel Deployable Antenna Mechanism for Synthetic Aperture Radar Satellites8
The Improved DLR Wrist: Design and Analysis of 2-Degrees-of-Freedom Rotational Mechanism Using Spatial Antiparallelogram Linkages8
Scalable Adaptive Batch Sampling in Simulation-Based Design With Heteroscedastic Noise8
Multi-Objective Optimal Design of a Cable-Driven Parallel Robot Based on an Adaptive Adjustment Inertia Weight Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm8
Data-Driven Calibration of Multifidelity Multiscale Fracture Models Via Latent Map Gaussian Process8
Deep Generative Tread Pattern Design Framework for Efficient Conceptual Design8
An Integrated Surrogate Modeling Method for Fusing Noisy and Noise-Free Data8
Design Principles for Additive Manufacturing: Leveraging Crowdsourced Design Repositories8
A Multi-Objective Bayesian Optimization Approach Using the Weighted Tchebycheff Method8
Shaping Pedestrians’ Trust in Autonomous Vehicles: An Effect of Communication Style, Speed Information, and Adaptive Strategy8
Designing an Optimal Modular-Based Product Family Under Intellectual Property and Sustainability Considerations8
A Novel Classification Method to Random Samples for Efficient Reliability Sensitivity Analysis8
Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Quasi-Static System Level Behavior of Planetary Gear Sets8
Design of an Origami Bendy Straw for Robotic Multistable Structures7
A Novel Planetary Thread Roller Bearing: Design and Analysis of Load Characteristic7
Reliability-Based Multivehicle Path Planning Under Uncertainty Using a Bio-Inspired Approach7
The Mechanical Efficiency of Harmonic Drives: A Simplified Model7
Estimation of Small Failure Probability Based on Adaptive Subset Simulation and Deep Neural Network7
Inverse Design Framework With Invertible Neural Networks for Passive Vibration Suppression in Phononic Structures7
An Approach to Bayesian Optimization for Design Feasibility Check on Discontinuous Black-Box Functions7
Application of the Bilateral Filter for the Reconstruction of Spiral Bevel Gear Tooth Surfaces From Point Clouds7
What Is the Relationship Between Psychological Safety and Team Productivity and Effectiveness During Concept Development? An Exploration in Engineering Design Education7
An Optimization Framework for the Design of Cable Harness Layouts in Planar Interconnected Systems7
Out in the Field Versus Inside in the Lab: A Comparison of Design Professionals’ Concept Screening Practices7
RANGE-GAN: Design Synthesis Under Constraints Using Conditional Generative Adversarial Networks7
G-Lattices: A Novel Lattice Structure and Its Generative Synthesis Under Additive Manufacturing Constraints7
Multiphysics Design Optimization via Generative Adversarial Networks7
Reconciling Enumeration Contradictions: Complete List of Baranov Chains With Up to 15 Links With Mathematical Proof7
Exploring the Effectiveness of Providing Structured Design-for-the-Environment Strategies During Conceptual Design7
Optimum Design and Trafficability Analysis for an Articulated Wheel-Legged Forestry Chassis7
Design of Digital Twin Sensing Strategies Via Predictive Modeling and Interpretable Machine Learning7
Design of Contact-Aided Compliant Flexure Hinge Mechanism Using Superelastic Nitinol7
Investigating Information: A Qualitative Analysis of Expert Designers’ Information Representation and Structuring Behaviors7
Reliability-Informed Life Cycle Warranty Cost and Life Cycle Analysis of Newly Manufactured and Remanufactured Units7
Deep Learning Methods of Cross-Modal Tasks for Conceptual Design of Product Shapes: A Review7
Design, analysis and test of a novel cylinder-driven mode applied to microgripper7
A Shared Framework of Reference, a First Step Toward Engineers’ and Biologists’ Synergic Reasoning in Biomimetic Design Teams7
Artificial Intelligence Design for Ship Structures: A Variant Multiple-Input Neural Network-Based Ship Resistance Prediction7
Scalable Gaussian Processes for Data-Driven Design Using Big Data With Categorical Factors7
A Framework for Designing the Customer-Order Decoupling Point to Facilitate Mass Customization7
Time- and Space-Dependent Reliability-Based Design With Envelope Method6
A Scalable Digital Twin Framework Based on a Novel Adaptive Ensemble Surrogate Model6
A Compact Mirror-Symmetrical XY Compliant Parallel Manipulator for Minimizing Parasitic Rotations6
Topology Optimization of Multimaterial Thermoelectric Structures6
Design and Analysis of a Three-Fingered Deployable Metamorphic Robotic Grasper6
ERGO: A New Robust Design Optimization Technique Combining Multi-Objective Bayesian Optimization With Analytical Uncertainty Quantification6
Optimum Design for a New Reconfigurable Two-Wheeled Self-Balancing Robot Based on Virtual Equivalent Parallel Mechanism6
t-METASET: Task-Aware Acquisition of Metamaterial Datasets Through Diversity-Based Active Learning6
The Dark Side of Modularity: How Decomposing Problems can Increase System Complexity6
Low-Cycle Fatigue Lifetime Estimation and Predictive Maintenance for a Gas Turbine Compressor Vane Carrier Under Varying Operating Conditions6
BIKED: A Dataset for Computational Bicycle Design with Machine Learning Benchmarks6
Co-Design of the Morphology and Actuation of Soft Robots for Locomotion6
Assembly Variation Analysis of Incompletely Positioned Macpherson Suspension Systems Considering Vehicle Load Change6
Force Evaluation of Tendon Routing for Underactuated Grasping6
An Articulated Robotic Forceps Design With a Parallel Wrist-Gripper Mechanism and Parasitic Motion Compensation6
Design-by-Analogy: Effects of Exploration-Based Approach on Analogical Retrievals and Design Outcomes6
Development of an Automated Mass-Customization Pipeline for Knee Replacement Surgery Using Biplanar X-Rays6
Building Block Synthesis of Self-Supported Three-Dimensional Compliant Elements for Metallic Additive Manufacturing6
Design Ideation Through Speculative Fiction: Foundational Principles and Exploratory Study6
A Study on the Mechanisms of Change Propagation in Mechanical Design6
A Comparative Analysis of Information Gathering Meetings Conducted by Novice Design Teams Across Multiple Design Project Stages6
Inverse Aerodynamic Design of Gas Turbine Blades using Probabilistic Machine Learning6
Design of Bionic Foldable Wing Mimicking the Hind Wings of theC. BuquetiBamboo Weevil6
Decentralized and Centralized Planning for Multi-Robot Additive Manufacturing6
Leveraging End-User Data for Enhanced Design Concept Evaluation: A Multimodal Deep Regression Model6
An Efficient Uncertainty Propagation Analysis Method for Problems Involving Non-Parameterized Probability-Boxes6
The Influence of Hand Tracking and Haptic Feedback for Virtual Prototype Evaluation in the Product Design Process6
Factors Impacting Highly Innovative Designs: Idea Fluency, Timing, and Order6
Embedded Actuation for Shape-Adaptive Origami6
Social Network Word-of-Mouth Integrated Into Agent-Based Design for Market Systems Modeling6