Phd Theses Supervised

  • Berg, Hans 1999. Robuste Regelung verstellbarer Hydromotoren am Konstantdrucknetz. VDI Fortschritt-Berichte. Reihe 8 No. 764. Düsseldorf: VDI. ISBN: 3-18-376408-3
  • Olems, Lars 2001. Ein Beitrag zur Bestimmung des Temperaturverhaltens der Kolben-Zylinder-Baugruppe von Axialkolbenmaschinen in Schrägscheibenbauweise. VDI Fortschritt-Berichte. Reihe 1 No. 348. Düsseldorf: VDI. ISBN: 3-18-334801-2
  • Rahmfeld, Robert 2002. Development and Control of Energy Saving Hydraulic Servo Drives for Mobile Systems. VDI Fortschritt-Berichte. Reihe 12 No. 527. Düsseldorf: VDI. ISBN: 3-18-352712-X
  • Wieczorek, Uwe 2003. Ein Simulationsmodell zur Beschreibung der Spaltströmung in Axialkolbenmaschinen der Schrägscheibenbauart. VDI Fortschritt-Berichte. Reihe 7 No. 443. Düsseldorf: VDI. ISBN: 3-18-344307-4
  • Lasaar, Rolf. 2003. Eine Untersuchung zur mikro- und makrogeometrischen Gestaltung der Kolben-/ Zylinderbaugruppe von Schrägscheibenmaschinen VDI Fortschritt-Berichte. Reihe 1 No. 364. Düsseldorf: VDI. ISBN: 3-18-336401-8
  • Grabbel, Jörg 2003. Robust control strategies of a displacement controlled joint rotary actuator using vane type motor. Diss. TUHH Hamburg. VDI Fortschritt-Berichte. Reihe 8 No. 1029. Hamburg: VDI. ISBN: 3-18-502908-9
  • Ossyra, Jean-Claude 2004. Control Concepts for Vehicle Drive Line to Reduce Fuel Consumption. Diss. TUHH Hamburg. VDI Fortschritt-Berichte. Reihe 12 No. 598. Lafayette, IN: VDI. ISBN: 3-18-359812-4
  • Oppermann, Michael 2006. A New Approach for Failure Prediction in Mobile Hydraulic Systems. Diss. TUHH Hamburg. VDI Fortschritt-Berichte. Reihe 12 No. 665. Hamburg: VDI. ISBN: 3-18-366512-9
  • Seeniraj, Ganesh 2009. Model based optimization of axial piston machines focusing on noise and efficiency. PhD thesis, Purdue University.
  • Williamson, Christopher 2010. Power Management for Multi-Actuator Mobile Machines with Displacement Controlled Hydraulic Actuators. PhD thesis, Purdue University.
  • Kumar, Rajneesh 2010. A Power Management Strategy for Hybrid Output Coupled Power-Split Transmission to Minimize Fuel Consumption. PhD thesis, Purdue University.
  • Klop, Richard 2010. Investigation of Hydraulic Transmission Noise Sources. PhD thesis, Purdue University.
  • Pelosi, Matteo 2012. An Investigation on the Fluid-Structure Interaction of Piston/Cylinder Interface. PhD thesis, Purdue University.
  • Zimmerman, Josh 2012. Toward Optimal Multi-Actuator Displacement Controlled Mobile Hydraulic Systems. PhD thesis, Purdue University.
  • Zecchi, Marco 2013. A novel fluid structure interaction and thermal model to predict the cylinder block / valve plate interface performance in swash plate type axial piston machines. PhD thesis, Purdue University.
  • Hippalgaonkar, Rohit 2014. Power management strategies for hydraulic hybrid multi-actuator mobile machines with DC actuators. PhD thesis, Purdue University.

Masters Thesis Supervised

No. Thesis Name Year
1 Analyse des Systemverhaltens einer elektro-hydraulischen Antriebseinheit zur Backup Versorgung elektrohydr. Aktuatoren Oliver Kunze 1993
2 Analyse von Hochauftriebs-Systemlösungen und ihres Entwurfsprozesses hinsichtlich signifikanter Auslegungsparameter und hierbei eingesetzter methodischer Verfahren Christian Bresch 1994
3 Entwurf und Konstruktion eines Prüfstandes für den Test von Servoventilen Carsten Lüders 1994
4 Entwurf eines Servoaktuatorprüfstandes für den Einsatz im Rahmen der Lehre im Fach Flugzeug-Systemtechnik Michael Thiele 1994
5 Simulation sekundärgeregelter Antriebseinheiten im Positionsregelkreis für Hochauftriebsmittel von Großraumflugzeugen Oliver Harten 1994
6 Entwicklung von Konzepten für elektrohydraulische Ruderstellsysteme mit integrierter Elektronik Bodo Voß 1994
7 Projektierung und Konstruktion eines Prüfstandes für Test und Kennwertermittlung von sekundärgeregelten Hydromotoren Laris Borsum 1995
8 Entwurf und Konstruktion eines Prüfstandes für den Test und die Kennwertermittlung von elektro-hydrostatischen Aktuatoren Kay Stuewer 1995
9 System study of the hydraulic drive systems of heavy duty manipulators. Robert Rahmfeld 1996
10 Principle study of Power-By-Wire actuators for heavy duty manipulators and robots M. Heidbüchel 1997
11 Testrig design for measurments of the low speed behaviour of hydrostatic motors Andreas Gadischke 1997
12 Development of a mathematical model to describe the losses of servo pumps O. Lenord 1998
13 Modelling and simulation of the hydraulic circuit of a typical heavy duty manipulator with load-sensing valves M. Meyn 1998
14 Control concepts for a pump controlled differential cylinder M. Ernst 1999
15 Analysis of component deformations of the piston cylinder assembly considering hydrodynamic forces O. Spielvogel 1999
16 Modellbildung und Simulation der Strömungsvorgänge im Druck- und Ansaugkanal einer Axialkolbenpumpe H. Steffen 2000
17 Modellbildung, Simulation und Implementierung der Betriebskonfiguration für die geregelten hydraulischen linearen Antriebe eines Radladers A. Berns 2000
18 Modellbildung, Simulation und Optimierung von Servopumpenstellsystemen J. Arensmeier 2000
19 Untersuchung von Verfahren zur Zustandsgrössenge-nerierung für die Regelung integrierter Servogelenk-antriebe J.-C. Ossyra 2000
20 Eine neue Methode zur Bestimmung des gemessenen Verdrängungsvolumens von Verdrängermaschinen J. Silden 2001
21 Robuste Regelung gelenkintegrierter Schwenkantriebe N. Ducat 2001
22 Active damping concept for wheel loader using valveless actuator technology Petr Konarik 2002
23 Design of Position and Velocity Control for Cartridge Valve Controlled Actuators. S. Ige 2003
24 Identification of Leakages as Residuals within a Modular Condition Monitoring System for Mobile Hydrostatic Systems J. A. Yamah 2003
25 Development of a Control Concept for boom actuation of a wheeled excavator E. Wulf 2003
26 Determination of temperature distribution between piston and cylinder of an axial piston machine A. Krauss 2003
27 Determination of temperature distribution in the gap between piston and cylinder of a pump running with tap water F. Ahlers 2003
28 Development of a CAE tool for automatic determination of valve plate opening area based on a 3D volume model (study thesis) S.K. Christiansen 2003
29 Modelling and simulation of valve plate flow using CFD software package FLUENT. (study thesis) S.K. Christiansen 2003
30 Development of a model pump for measurement of dynamic pressure fields between piston and cylinder to proof EHD simulation model. (study thesis) H. Everth 2003
31 Development of measurement system for pressure and temperature field measurements using a single piston-cylinder test pump. (study thesis) H. Everth 2003
32 Development of a test rig concept, modeling and simulation of an electrohydrostatic actuator for primary flight controls. S. Hanke 2003
33 Control concept for a hydrostatic transmission with decouple able hydraulic motor. A. Krauss 2003
34 Online prognostics for off road vehicles using a condition monitoring approach. V. Schlaps 2003
35 Displacement controlled actuator concepts for off road vehicles - a system study. J. Steinhagen 2003
36 Development of a contamination sensor for hydraulic systems. (study thesis) A.K. Weber 2003
37 Structure borne noise measurements for on-line prognostics of vehicle drive line. (study thesis) R. Behr 2004
38 Controller Design for active damping of a wheel loader based on displacement control boom actuators. B. Eggers 2004
39 Control strategy minimizing power losses of drive lines with hydrostatic transmissions. F. Gotz 2004
40 Investigation of measurement methods for the determination of gap flow parameters for an axial piston pump using tap water. M.S. Rahman 2004
41 Design of an electrohydraulic pump control system for load simulation using secondary control. L. Zieman 2004
42 Mapping Non-Linear Flow Characteristics of a Proportional Hydraulic Valve Using Artificial Neural Networks. (Study Thesis in co-operation with University of Saskatchewan, Canada, jointly supervised by Richard Burton) Ahlers, Florian 2004
43 Investigation of simultaneous working ability of the primary flight control drives mainly consisting of an electro-hydrostatic actuator with electric motor as final control element (EHA) and a standard hydraulic actuator. (Study Thesis) Bauer, Dorothee 2004
44 Design and laboratory test of an online diagnose system for off road vehicles based on structure borne noise measurements. (Study Thesis) Behr, Robert 2004
45 Automatic generation of valve plate geometry basd on an optimized pressure profile. Christiansen, Sven-Kelana 2004
46 Extended Control Concepts and Energetic Aspects for Active Oscillation Damping with Displacement Controlled Linear Actuators. Eggers, Bastain 2004
47 Design, Installation and Controller Development for a Brake-By-Wire HIL System. Everth, Henning 2004
48 Investigation of alternative system solutions for valveless actuators for active roll stabilization of cars. (Study Thesis) Hermann, Rene 2004
49 A comparative study of approach to simulation of a vehicle power train. (Study Thesis in co-operation with Monash University, Australia, jointly supervised by Jacek Stecki) Kikker, Arnd 2004
50 Design of an axial piston pump for water based on special design of tribological systems. (Study Thesis) Latinovic, Christian 2004
51 Investigation of measurement methods for the determination of gap flow parameters for an axial piston pump using tap water. (Study Thesis) Rahman, Muhammed Saidur 2004
52 Dvelopment of a nonlinear mathematical model of the boom actuation system of an excavator using Matlab/Simulink. (Study Thesis) Subramanian, Saravanan 2004
53 Development of an orifice scaling software tool for the G&T/CAE system of the airbus A3456 family and the CAX system of the A380. (Study Thesis) Tews, Tjerk Christoph 2004
54 Measurement of dynamic pressure field and temperature distribution between piston and cylinder. Behr, Robert 2005
55 Development of a thermal model for the rotating group in a swash plate axial piston machine. Chen, Gang 2005
56 Robust Control Concepts for Pump Controlled Linear and Rotary Actuators St. Hilaire, Anderson 2006
57 Hydraulic Power Split Continously Variable Transmissions for Heavy Duty Truck Applications. Carl, Blake 2007
58 Active Vibration Dampting for a Skid-Steer Loader Using Displacement Controlled Actuators. Williamson, Chris 2007
59 Energy Recovery for Hydraulic Input-Coupled Power Split Drives. Williams, Kyle 2007
60 A Simulation-Based Investigation of the Influence of Valve Plate Design to Reduce Noise of Compact Power-Split-Drive Transmissions. Klop, Richard 2007
61 Design and Simulation of an Energy Saving Displacement-Controlled Actuation System for a Hydraulic Excavator. Zimmerman, Josh 2008
62 A Study of the Piston and Cylinder Interface of an Axial Piston Pump Using an Advanced Computer Model Fredrickson, Andrew 2008
63 Power Losses in the Lubricating Gap Between Cylinder Block and Valve Plate of Swash Plate Type Axial Piston Machines Baker, Jonathan 2008
64 Surface Temperature Prediction in Axial Piston Machines Jouini, Najoua 2008
65 Investigation of Reducing Energy Dissipation in Axial Piston Machines of Swashplate Type Using Axially Waved Pistons Garrett, Reece 2009
66 An Investigation of Hydraulic Hybrid Transmission based on Power Split Concept Degaonkar, Shekhar 2009
67 A Study of the Piston Ring - Cylinder Bore Interface for Bent Axis Axial Piston Pump Using an Advanced Computer Model Kumar, Rohit 2009
68 Controller Design and Measurement for Active Damping of Skid-Steer Loader via Displacement Controlled Actuators Lee, Shinok 2010
69 Optimal Control : An Effective Method for Sizing Hybrid Hydraulic Vehicles Cross, Michael 2011
70 Methodology for Designing a Hydraulic Hybrid Transmission from Real World Drive Data Warr, Brent 2011
71 Computational Design of Swash Plate Type Axial Piston Pumps - A Framework for Computational Design Ivantysyn, Roman 2011
72 Pump Adjustment System Design for Displacement Control Rose, Jess 2011
73 Displacement Controlled Excavator with CAN Bus Control Kronlage, Matt 2011
74 Optimal Control Based Design of Output Coupled Power Split Hydraulic Hybrid Zhao, Minming 2012
75 Contribution to the Digital Prototyping of Axial Piston Pump/Motor Kim, Dongjune 2012
76 An Investigation of the Cooling Power Requirements for Displacement-Controlled Multi-Actuator Machines Busquets, Enrique 2013