Andrew Murray

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Andrew P. Murray

Professor

  • Full-Time Faculty

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Selected Publications

  • Myszka, D., J. Lauden, P. Joyce, A. Murray, and C. Gillum. 2014. Development of a spring-based automotive starter. SAE International Journal of Commercial Vehicles 7, no. 1: 286-294.
  • Myszka, D., A. Murray, and C. Wampler. 2014. Computing the branches, singularity trace, and critical points of single degree-of-freedom, closed-loop linkages. ASME Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics 6, no. 1: 011006:1-10.
  • Giaier, K., A. Murray, and D. Myszka. 2014. Serial chains of spherical four-bar mechanisms to achieve design helices. Proceedings of the 2014 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers & Information in Engineering Conference, August 17-20, in Buffalo, New York.
  • Nieman, J., D. Myszka, and A. Murray. 2014. A novel, elastically-based, regenerative brake and launch assist mechanism. Proceedings of the 2014 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers & Information in Engineering Conference, August 17-20, in Buffalo, New York.
  • Li, B., A. Murray, and D. Myszka. 2014. Improving techniques in statically equivalent serial chain modeling for center of mass estimation. Proceedings of the 2014 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers & Information in Engineering Conference, August 17-20, in Buffalo, New York.
  • Myszka, D.H., C. Guan, A.P. Murray, and T.R. Hodapp. 2014. A semi-empirical prediction model for the discharge line temperature of hermetic compressors. Proceedings of the 2014 International Compressor Engineering Conference, July 14-17, in West Lafayette, Indiana.
  • Myszka, D., J. Lauden, P. Joyce, A. Murray, and C. Gillum. 2014. Development of a spring-based automotive starter. Proceedings of the SAE World Congress & Exhibition, SAE Technical Paper 14SDP-0053, April 8-10, in Detroit, Michigan.
  • Shamsudin, S., A. Murray, D. Myszka, and J. Schmiedeler. 2013. Kinematic synthesis of planar, shape-changing rigid body mechanisms for design profiles with significant differences in arc length. IFToMM Mechanism and Machine Theory 70, no. 12: 425-440.
  • Shamsudin, S., and A. Murray. 2013. A closed-from solution for the similarity transformation parameters of two planar point sets. Journal of Mechanical Engineering Technology 5, no. 1: 59-68.

Selected Honors and Awards

  • ASME Fellow, elected 2014
  • Alumni Award for Faculty Teaching, University of Dayton, 2013
  • Award for Faculty Excellence in Teaching, Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education, 2011
  • Best Paper Award, 30th ASME Mechanisms and Robotics Conference, 2006
  • University of Dayton Humanities Fellows recipient, 2005-2007
  • Co-Chair of the 18th Annual University of Dayton Stander Symposium, 2006
  • University of Dayton School of Engineering Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2001
  • MDI Mechanical Simulation Software Award, 26th ASME Mechanisms and Robotics Conference, 2000

Courses Taught

  • MEE 314 Computational Methods
  • MEE 321 Theory of Machines
  • MEE 520 Theoretical Kinematics
  • MEE 521 Kinematic Principles in Design
  • MEE 522 Geometric Methods in Kinematics

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Engineering, University of California-Irvine, 1996
  • M.S., Engineering, University of California-Irvine, 1993
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, 1989

Professional Activities

  • Associate Editor, ASME Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics, 2009-present
  • ASME Design Engineering Division, 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, General Conference Program Chair, 739 accepted papers spanning 9 conferences, http://www.asmeconferences.org/idetc2010/