Karl Dearn, Reader In Mechanical Engineering

Publications

  1. 2020
  2. Published
  3. Published
  4. 2019
  5. Published

    Improvement of the tribological behaviour of palm biodiesel via partial hydrogenation of unsaturated fatty acid methyl esters

    Bell Poapongsakorn & Karl Dearn, 30 Apr 2019, In: Wear. 426-427, PART A, p. 813-818 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference articlepeer-review

  6. Published

    Synergistic effects of electroless piston ring coatings and nano-additives in oil on the friction and wear of a piston ring/cylinder liner pair

    Karl Dearn, 15 Mar 2019, In: Wear. 422-423, p. 201-211 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Published
  8. Published

    Thermo-tribological behaviour of microgels for improved aqueous lubrication for steel/UHMWPE contact

    Karl Dearn, 1 Feb 2019, In: Tribology International. 130, p. 63-73 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. 2018
  10. Published
  11. Published

    Mechanical performance of PEEK produced by additive manufacturing

    Karl Dearn & Stephen Kukureka, 1 Sep 2018, In: Polymer Testing. 70, p. 511-519 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. E-pub ahead of print

    Comparison of the mechanical properties of two designs of polyaxial pedicle screw

    Alicja Kubiak, Karl Dearn & Duncan Shepherd, 23 Aug 2018, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Engineering Failure Analysis.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  13. Published

    The tribology of fructose derived biofuels for DISI gasoline engines

    Karl Dearn, 15 Jul 2018, In: Fuel. 224, p. 226-234 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. Published
  15. Published

    Engineering polymers and composites for machine elements

    Karl Dearn, Stephen Kukureka, 7 Mar 2018, Handbook of Polymer Tribology. Kumar Sinha, S. (ed.). World Scientific, p. 441-479 39 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  16. Published

    Novel in situ tribo-catalysis for improved tribological properties of bio-oil model compound

    Karl Dearn, 15 Jan 2018, In: Fuel. 212, p. 546-553 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  17. Published

    Nano-MoS2 and Graphene Additives in Oil for Tribological Applications

    Karl Dearn, 2018, Nanotechnology in Oil and Gas Industries: Principles and Applications. Saleh, T. (ed.). Springer, p. 151-191 40 p. (Topics in Mining, Metallurgy and Materials Engineering).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  18. 2017
  19. Published

    The industry requirements solved by fracture mechanics

    Catalin Pruncu & Karl Dearn, 31 Dec 2017, Fracture Mechanics: Theory, Applications and Research. Robertson, J. C. (ed.). Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 1-23 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  20. Published

    Corrosion and tribological performance of quasi-stoichiometric titanium containing carbo-nitride coatings

    Catalin Pruncu, Karl Dearn, Nov 2017, In: Arabian Journal of Chemistry. 10, 7, p. 1015-1028 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  21. Published
  22. Published

    Crack growth in medical-grade silicone and polyurethane ether elastomers

    Karl Dearn & Duncan Shepherd, 1 Sep 2017, In: Polymer Testing. 62, p. 225-234

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  23. Published

    Investigation of the lubrication properties and tribological mechanisms of oxygenated compounds

    Karl Dearn, 15 Apr 2017, In: Wear. 376-377, Part A, p. 836-842 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. Published

    Fabrication and tribological characterization of laser textured boron cast iron surfaces

    Karl Dearn, 15 Mar 2017, In: Surface and Coatings Technology. 313, p. 391-401

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  25. Published

    Tribofilm formation and characterization of lubricating oils with biofuel soot and inorganic fluorides

    Karl Dearn, 1 Mar 2017, In: Tribology International. 107, p. 163 - 172 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  26. Published

    Tribological assessment of coated piston ring-cylinder liner contacts under bio-oil lubricated conditions

    Karl Dearn, Mar 2017, In: Tribology International. 107, p. 283-293 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  27. Published
  28. 2016
  29. E-pub ahead of print

    Effect of emulsified biomass-fuel on the film formation behavior of diesel engine lubricating oil

    Karl Dearn, 2 Dec 2016, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Shiyou Xuebao, Shiyou Jiagong/Acta Petrolei Sinica (Petroleum Processing Section). 32, 6, p. 1142-1149 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  30. E-pub ahead of print
  31. Published
  32. Published

    Friction-Induced Transformation from Graphite Dispersed in Esterified Bio-Oil to Graphene

    Karl Dearn, Aug 2016, In: Tribology Letters. 63, 11 p., 18.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  33. Published
  34. Published

    Investigation into the morphology, composition, structure and dry tribological behavior of rice husk ceramic particles

    Karl Dearn, 15 Mar 2016, In: Applied Surface Science. 366, p. 372-382 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  35. Published

    The Tribology of cleaning processes

    Hui Cao, Karl Dearn & Serafim Bakalis, 2016, In: Tribology Online . 11, 2, p. 298-307 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  36. 2015
  37. Published

    Synergistic lubricating behaviors of graphene and MoS2 dispersed in esterified bio-oil for steel/steel contact

    Karl Dearn, 15 Nov 2015, In: Wear. 342-343, p. 297-309 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  38. Published
  39. Published

    Numerical Investigation of GDI Injector Nozzle Geometry on Spray Characteristics

    Hongming Xu, Dhananjay Srivastava, Karl Dearn, 1 Sep 2015, SAE Technical Paper . SAE International, Vol. 2015-01-1906. 13 p. 2015-01-1906. (SAE Technical Papers).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  40. Published

    Synthesis and tribological studies of nanoparticle additives for pyrolysis bio-oil formulated as a diesel fuel

    Karl Dearn, Hongming Xu, 1 Apr 2015, In: Energy. 83, p. 80-88 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  41. Published

    The evolution of polymer wear debris from total disc arthroplasty

    David Eckold, Karl Dearn & Duncan Shepherd, Mar 2015, In: Biotribology. 1–2, p. 42-50 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  42. 2014
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  44. Published

    Improving Ethanol-Diesel Blend Through the Use of Hydroxylated Biodiesel

    Martin Herreros, Karl Dearn & Athanasios Tsolakis, 13 Oct 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to conference (unpublished)Otherpeer-review

  45. Published
  46. Published

    Role of TiF3 catalyst in the tribological properties of biofuel soot-contaminated liquid paraffin

    Karl Dearn & Hongming Xu, 1 Sep 2014, In: Tribology International. 77, p. 122-131 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  47. Published

    Effect of catalytic esterification on the friction and wear performance of bio-oil

    Karl Dearn, 15 Mar 2014, In: Wear. 311, 1-2, p. 93-100 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  48. Published

    The wear of PEEK in rolling-sliding contact - simulation of polymer gear applications

    Karl Dearn & Stephen Kukureka, 15 Jan 2014, In: Wear. 309, 1-2, p. 35-42 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  49. Published

    Effect of batch initial velocity on the glass furnace efficiency

    Karl Dearn, 10 Jan 2014, TMS Annual Meeting. The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, p. 207-213 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  50. 2013
  51. Published

    Strength of poly-ether-ether-ketone : effects of sterilisation and thermal ageing

    Duncan Shepherd & Karl Dearn, 1 Sep 2013, In: Polymer Testing. 32, 6, p. 1001-1005 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  52. Published

    Effect of TiF3 catalyst on the tribological properties of carbon black-contaminated engine oils

    Karl Dearn & Hongming Xu, 30 Jul 2013, In: Wear. 305, 1-2, p. 166-176

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  53. Published

    The role of soot particles in the tribological behavior of engine lubricating oils

    Karl Dearn & Hongming Xu, 15 Jul 2013, In: Wear. 304, 1-2, p. 152-161 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  54. Published

    A tribological assessment of a PEEK based self-mating total cervical disc replacement

    Duncan Shepherd & Karl Dearn, 15 Jun 2013, In: Wear. 303, 1-2, p. 473-479 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  55. Published
  56. Published

    Applications of dry film lubricants for polymer gears

    Karl Dearn, Sophie Dearn, 15 Feb 2013, In: Wear. 298–299, 0, p. 99-108 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  57. Published
  58. Published

    Lubrication regimes in high-performance polymer spur gears

    Karl Dearn, Doug Walton, 1 Jan 2013, In: Advances in Tribology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  59. 2012
  60. Published

    On the fundamental lubricity of 2,5-dimethylfuran as a synthetic engine fuel

    Karl Dearn & Hongming Xu, Nov 2012, In: Tribology International. 55, p. 119-125

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  61. Published

    Wear processes in polymer implants

    Duncan Shepherd & Karl Dearn, 12 Sep 2012, Durability and reliability of medical polymers. Jenkins, M. & Stamboulis, A. (eds.). Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd, p. 143 - 163 20 p. (Series in Biomaterials; no. 44).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  62. Published
  63. Published

    Interrogating the surface: The effect of blended diesel fuels on lubricity

    Karl Dearn & Athanasios Tsolakis, 1 Jan 2012, In: SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants. 5, 1, p. 154-162 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  64. Published

    Experimental investigation on lubricity of 2,5-dimethylfuran blends

    Mirek Wyszynski, Athanasios Tsolakis, Hongming Xu & Karl Dearn, Jan 2012, In: Combustion Engines. XLXI, p. 3-10

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  65. Published
  66. 2011
  67. Published

    Combustion characteristics and emissions of Fischer-Tropsch diesel fuels in IC engines

    Athanasios Tsolakis, Karl Dearn, 1 Aug 2011, In: Progress in Energy and Combustion Science. 37, 4, p. 503-523 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

  68. Published

    Enhancing the lubricity of an environmentally friendly Swedish diesel fuel MK1

    Karl Dearn, 29 Jul 2011, p. 1772-1777. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference (unpublished)Paperpeer-review

  69. Published

    Acoustic noise from polymer gears - A tribological investigation

    Karl Dearn, Stephen Kukureka & Doug Walton, 1 Jun 2011, In: Materials & Design. 32, 6, p. 3509-3515 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. 2010
  71. Published

    Adapting to engineering educational and teaching challenges

    Karl Dearn, Athanasios Tsolakis & Doug Walton, 1 Jul 2010, Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education: (ISEE 2010). Byrne, E. (ed.). Cork, Ireland: University College Cork, p. 58-66 (Proceedings of the International Symposium for Engineering Education; vol. 3).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  72. Published
  73. 2009
  74. Published

    Driving forward - polymer composite machine elements in automotive applications

    Karl Dearn, Doug Walton, 17 Mar 2009.

    Research output: Contribution to conference (unpublished)Paper

  75. Published

    Engineering polymers and composites for machine elements

    Karl Dearn, Stephen Kukureka & Doug Walton, 17 Mar 2009, Polymer Tribology. Sinha, S. K. & Briscoe, B. J. (eds.). London: Imperial College Press, p. 482-519 38 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  76. Published

    Acoustic Emissions from Polymeric Gears

    Karl Dearn & Doug Walton, 1 Jan 2009, p. 1832-1837. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference (unpublished)Paper

  77. 2008
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  79. 2007
  80. Published

    Analysis of gear quality criteria and performance of curved facewidth plastic spur gears

    Doug Walton & Karl Dearn, 17 Nov 2007.

    Research output: Contribution to conference (unpublished)Poster

  81. Published