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Engineering Reports Authored by John S. Jacob


Supersonic Shock in Hydrostatic Gas Bearings (149 KB)

Avoiding Zero-Crossing Error in Wind Direction Measurements (56 KB)

AIGO Long-Baseline Beam Pipe Analysis (56 KB)

Pumping Power Calculation for Compressed Air Systems (45 KB)

Solutions to Gas Dynamics Equations(104 KB)

Masterís Thesis: Conversion and Control of an All-Terrain Vehicle for use as an Autonomous Mobile Robot (2.5 MB)


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Publications Authored or Co-Authored by John S. Jacob


J. Jacob et al., "Australia's Role in Gravitational Wave Detection" PASA, vol. 20, pp. 1-19, 2003. (400 KB)

P. Barriga et al., "Status of ACIGA High Power Test Facility for Advanced Interferometry" SPIE, vol. 5500 pp.70-80, 2004. (382 KB)

F. Garoi, J. Winterflood, L. Ju, J. Jacob, and D. G. Blair, "Passive vibration isolation using a Roberts linkage" Review of Scientific Instruments, vol. 74, pp.3487, 2003. (275 KB)

E. J. Chin, K. T. Lee, J. Winterflood, J. Jacob, D. G. Blair and L. Ju, "Techniques for reducing the resonant frequency of Euler spring vibration isolators", Classical and Quantum Gravity, vol. 21, pp. S959-S963, 2004.

J. C. Dumas, K. T. Lee, J. Winterflood, L. Ju, D. G. Blair and J. Jacob, "Testing of a multi-stage low-frequency isolator using Euler springs and self-damped pendulums", Classical and Quantum Gravity, vol. 21, pp. S965-S967, 2004.

C. Y. Lee, C. Zhao, E. J. Chin, J. Jacob, L. Ju and D. G. Blair, "Control of pre-isolators for gravitational wave detection" Classical and Quantum Gravity, vol. 21, pp. S1015-S1022, 2004.

X..Wang, C..Zhao, P. Kapitola, J. Jacob, L. Ju and D.G. Blair, "Non-contacting actuation by radiation powered telemetry system" Classic and Quantum Gravity, vol. 21, pp. S1023-S1029, 2004.

Z. Yan, L. Ju, F. Eon, S. Gras, C. Zhao, J. Jacob and D. G. Blair, "Large-scale inhomogeneity in sapphire test masses revealed by Rayleigh scattering imaging" Classical and Quantum Gravity, vol. 21, pp. S1139-S1144, 2004.

J. Jacob, D.E Bently and J.J. Yu, "A hydrostatic bearing with compressible fluid for broad application" ASME Paper, 2001-GT-250, 2001. (163 KB)

J. Jacob, J.J. Yu, D.E. Bently and P. Goldman "Air-hammer instability of externally-pressurized compressible-fluid bearings" Proc. ISCORMA-1, 20-24 Aug 2001, So. Lake Tahoe, CA, USA, paper 2015, 2001. (66 KB)

J.J. Yu, P. Goldman, D.E. Bently and J. Jacob, "The Effect of a Pressurized Mid-Span Gas Seal on Fluid-Induced Rotor Instability" International Journal of Acoustics and Vibration, vol. 7, Num.1, 2001. (165 KB)

J.J. Yu, P. Goldman, D.E. Bently and J. Jacob, "Elimination of Whip with a Mid-Span Gas Seal" Proceedings of the 8th International Congress on Sound and Vibration, Hong Kong, China, pp.1803-1810, 2001.

J. Jacob, R.W. Gunderson and R.R. Fullmer, "Conversion and control of an all-terrain vehicle for use as an autonomous mobile robot" Proc. SPIE AeroSense, 13-17 April 2001, Orlando, FL, USA, paper 3366-15, 2001 (748 KB)

E.A. Poulson, J. Jacob, R.W. Gunderson and B. Abbot, "Design of a robotic vehicle with self-contained intelligent wheels" Proc. SPIE AeroSense, 13-17 April 2001, Orlando, FL, USA, paper 3366-12, 2001

J. Jacob, B.G. Amidan, M.R. Ladow and R.P. Christensen, "Durability of handpieces under various conditions associated with heat sterilization" Journal Of Dental Research, vol. 74, pp. 153, 1995.

B.G. Amidan, D.L. Peers, J. Jacob and R.P. Christensen, "Survey results on prevalence and solutions for operating glove sensitivity" Journal Of Dental Research, vol. 74, pp. 22,1995.

Christensen, W.G., R.P. Christensen and J. Jacob, "Margin fit of 9 impression materials after disinfection", Journal Of Dental Research, vol. 73, pp. 397, 1994.


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The Surprisingly Simple Science of the Nucleus (synposis) (2.2 MB)


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