Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1977 2020

2020

A Decision-making Methodology Integrated in Product Design for Additive Manufacturing Process Selection

Liu, W., Zhu, Z. & Ye, S., 2020, In : Rapid Prototyping Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3D printers
Product design
Decision making
Analytic hierarchy process
Screening

A recombination-based matheuristic for mixed integer programming problems with binary variables

Maravilha, A. L., Carrano, E. G. & Campelo, F., 1 Jan 2020, In : International Transactions in Operational Research. 27, 1, p. 418-434 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Integer programming
Polishing
Mixed integer programming
Recombination
Heuristics

Coarse-grained pressure dynamics in superfluid turbulence

Laurie, J. & Baggaley, A. W., 14 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Physical Review Fluids.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Superfluid
Turbulence
Vortex flow
Vortex
Bundle

Coherent master equation for laser modelocking

Perego, A. M., Garbin, B., Gustave, F., Barland, S., Prati, F. & De Valcárcel, G. J., 16 Jan 2020, In : Nature Communications. 11, 1, 311.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Lasers
Quantum dot lasers
lasers
Light sources
Semiconductor lasers

Data Analysis to study Sub-threshold Delays incurred by Tyne and Wear Metro Trains

Screen, D., Parkinson, J., Shilton, C., Rjabovs, A. & Marinov, M., 3 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Urban Rail Transit.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

train
data analysis
metro system
Wear of materials
Data recording

How to Successfully Run a Digital Apprenticeship: The Programming Boot Camp Case Study

Patelli, A., Beaumont, T. & James, G., 10 Jan 2020, CEP 2020: Proceedings of the 4th Conference on Computing Education Practice 2020. ACM, p. 1-4 3

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

Apprentices
Education computing
Object oriented programming
Equalizers
Personnel

Integrated BIM Education in Construction Project Management Program

Kim, K. P., Mostafa, S. & Park, K. S., 2020, Claiming Identity Through Redefined Teaching in Construction Programs. IGI Global, p. 134-152 19 p. (Claiming Identity Through Redefined Teaching in Construction Programs).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Construction industry
Project management
Curricula
Education
Productivity

Kinetic Analysis of Bio-Oil Aging by Using Pattern Search Method

Zhang, S., Li, C., Guo, X., Rahman, M. M., Zhang, X., Yu, X. & Cai, J., 2 Jan 2020, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oils
Aging of materials
Kinetics
Pyrolysis
Kinetic parameters
File
Random Networks
Large Deviations
Chemical activation
Parameter Perturbation
Neural Networks

Meningeal Lymphatic Pathway of Brain Clearing From the Blood After Haemorrhagic Injuries

Semyachkina-glushkovskaya, O., Navolokin, N., Shirokov, A., Terskov, A., Khorovodov, A., Mamedova, A., Klimova, M., Rafailov, E. & Kurths, J., 1 Jan 2020, Oxygen Transport to Tissue XLI. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. Ryu, P. D., LaManna, J., Harrison, D. & Lee, S. S. (eds.). Springer, p. 63-68 6 p. Chapter 9. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 1232).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Wounds and Injuries
Brain
Lymphatic System
Intracranial Hemorrhages
Lymph
Open Access
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Binders
Crack propagation
Fatigue of materials
Cracks
Rheometers

Optical investigation of three‐dimensional human skin equivalents: A pilot study

Kallepalli, A., McCall, B., James, D., Junaid, S., Halls, J. & Richardson, M., 1 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Biophotonics. 13, 1, e201960053.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Skin
optical properties
attenuation coefficients
three dimensional models
inoculation

Orientation-dependent optic-fiber accelerometer based on excessively tilted fiber grating

Xie, L., Luo, B., Zhao, M., Deng, O., Liu, E., Liu, P., Wang, Y. & Zhang, L., 1 Jan 2020, In : Optics Letters. 45, 1, p. 125-128 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

accelerometers
fiber optics
gratings
fibers
sensitivity

Photobiomodulation of lymphatic drainage and clearance: perspective strategy for augmentation of meningeal lymphatic functions

Semyachkina-glushkovskaya, O., Abdurashitov, A., Dubrovsky, A., Klimova, M., Agranovich, I., Terskov, A., Shirokov, A., Vinnik, V., Kuznecova, A., Lezhnev, N., Blokhina, I., Shnitenkova, A., Tuchin, V., Rafailov, E. & Kurths, J., 10 Jan 2020, In : Biomedical Optics Express. 11, 2, p. 725-734

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Lymphatic Vessels
clearances
drainage
Drainage
Optical Coherence Tomography

Photo-polymerisation variables influence the structure and subsequent thermal response of dental resin matrices

Sirovica, S., Guo, Y., Guan, R., Skoda, M. W. A., Palin, W. M., Morrell, A. P., Romanyk, D. L., Martin, R. A. & Addison, O., 7 Jan 2020, In : Dental Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synthetic Resins
Photopolymerization
Transition Temperature
Polymerization
Resins

Polarization dependent cladding modes coupling and spectral analyses of excessively tilted fiber grating

Shen, F., Zhou, K., Wang, C., Jiang, H., Peng, D., Xia, H., Xie, K. & Zhang, L., 6 Jan 2020, In : Optics Express. 28, 2, p. 1076-1083

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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coupled modes
gratings
fibers
polarization
coupling coefficients

Real-time observation of the optical Sagnac effect in ultrafast bidirectional fibre lasers

Chernysheva, M., Sugavanam, S. & Turitsyn, S., 7 Jan 2020, In : APL Photonics. 5, 1, 016104.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Sagnac effect
Ultrafast lasers
Fiber lasers
fiber lasers
Ring lasers

Socially-accepted Path Planning for Robot Navigation based on Social Interaction Spaces

Vega, A., Cintas, R., Manso, L. J., Bustos, P. & Núñez, P., 2020, Iberian Robotics Conference: ROBOT 2019. 2019 ed. Springer, Vol. 1093. p. 644-655 6 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 1093).

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

Motion planning
Navigation
Robots
Costs

SocNav1: A Dataset to Benchmark and Learn Social Navigation Conventions

Manso, L. J., Nunez, P., Calderita, L. V., Faria, D. & Bachiller, P., 14 Jan 2020, In : Data. 5, 1, 10 p., 7.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Learning systems
Navigation
Learning algorithms
Artificial intelligence
Data structures
Corrugated metal
Graphite
Chemical potential
Metamaterials
grooves

Thermal and kinetic analysis of diverse biomass fuels under different reaction environment: A way forward to renewable energy sources

Sher, F., Iqbal, S. Z., Liu, H., Imran, M. & Snape, C. E., 1 Jan 2020, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 203, 112266.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomass
Kinetics
Pyrolysis
Straw
Activation energy

Unique aqueous self-assembly behavior of a thermoresponsive diblock copolymer

Byard, S. J., O'brien, C. T., Derry, M. J., Williams, M., Mykhaylyk, O. O., Blanazs, A. & Armes, S. P., 1 Jan 2020, In : Chemical Science. 11, 2, p. 396-402 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Self assembly
Block copolymers
Volume fraction
Hydration
Hysteresis
2019

~3.5 μm self-Q-switched Er3+:ZBLAN fiber laser stabilized by an ASE seeded pump source

Liu, J., Wu, J., Tang, P., Chen, Y. & Fan, D., 10 May 2019, CLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2019. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F129-CLEO_SI 2019. SF2L.2

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

Fiber lasers
Pumps

11β-HSD1 plays a critical role in trabecular bone loss associated with systemic glucocorticoid therapy

Fenton, C. G., Doig, C. L., Fareed, S., Naylor, A., Morrell, A. P., Addison, O., Wehmeyer, C., Buckley, C. D., Cooper, M. S., Lavery, G. G., Raza, K. & Hardy, R. S., 16 Aug 2019, In : Arthritis Research and Therapy. 21, 1, 188.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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11-beta-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenases
Glucocorticoids
Osteoblasts
Corticosterone
Osteoporosis

1D Modelling of a micro gas turbine for multi-generation

Purewal, C., Rezk, A. & Smith, D. I., Aug 2019, 4 p.

Research output: Other contribution

Gas turbines
Compressors
Fueling
Temperature
Energy storage

2.4 GHz L-band passively harmonic mode locked Er-doped fiber laser based on carbon nanotubes film

Huang, Q., Huang, Z., Araimi, M. A., Rozhin, A. & Mou, C., 16 Dec 2019, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Carbon Nanotubes
ultrahigh frequencies
Fiber lasers
Laser modes
fiber lasers

23 MHz widely wavelength-tunable L-band dissipative soliton from an all-fiber Er-doped laser

Huang, Q., Zou, C., Mou, C., Guo, X., Yan, Z., Zhou, K. & Zhang, L., 8 Jul 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 14, p. 20028-20036 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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ultrahigh frequencies
solitary waves
fibers
wavelengths
lasers

2D bending (curvature) recognition based on a combination of a TFBG and an orthogonal TFBG pair

Bao, W., Wang, C., Wang, Y., Sahoo, N. & Zhang, L., 21 Jun 2019, In : Applied Physics Express. 12, 7, 072009.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
curvature
fibers
Sensors

3D numerical analysis of the acousto-optical modulation in a double-core optical fiber

Javorsky, I. B., Silva, R. E., Franco, M. A. R. & Pohl, A. A. P., 11 Jan 2019, 2018 SBFoton International Optics and Photonics Conference, SBFoton IOPC 2018. 8610892

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

Light modulation
light modulation
numerical analysis
Numerical analysis
Optical fibers

3D simulation of deflection basin of pavements under high-speed moving loads

Deng, Y., Luo, X., Gu, F., Zhang, Y. & Lytton, R. L., 30 Nov 2019, In : Construction and Building Materials. 226, p. 868-878 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pavements
Catchments
Finite element method
Viscoelasticity
Nondestructive examination

405-nm pumped Ce3+-doped silica fiber for broadband fluorescence from cyan to red

Chichkov, N. B., Gumenyuk, R., Zherebtsov, E., Melkumov, M. A., Yashkov, M. V., Dianov, E. M., Rafailov, E. U., Yadav, A., Digonnet, M. J. (ed.) & Jiang, S. (ed.), 27 Feb 2019, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 10914, 1091406.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
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Silica
Silicon Dioxide
Fluorescence
Broadband
Pump

4-nJ erbium all-fiber hybrid highly chirped dissipative soliton oscillator

Zhdanov, I. S., Kharenko, D. S., Bednyakova, A. E., Fedoruk, M. P., Turitsyn, S. K. & Babin, S. A., 17 Oct 2019, 2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO/Europe-EQEC 2019. IEEE, 8873124

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

Erbium
Solitons
erbium
solitary waves
oscillators

86-GBaud subcarrier multiplexed 16QAM signal generation using an electrical 90 degree hybrid and IQ mixers

Zhang, T., Sánchez, C., Skvortcov, P., Ferreira, F., Sygletos, S., Phillips, I. D., Forysiak, W. & Ellis, A. D., 12 Apr 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 8, p. 11819-11829 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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diplexers
quadrature amplitude modulation
MIMO (control systems)
taps
crosstalk

Abnormalities of saccadic eye movements in dementia due to Alzheimer's disease and mild cognitive impairment

Wilcockson, T. D. W., Mardanbegi, D., Xia, B., Taylor, S., Sawyer, P., Gellersen, H. W., Leroi, I., Killick, R. & Crawford, T. J., 2 Aug 2019, In : Aging. 11, 15, p. 5389-5398 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Saccades
Dementia
Alzheimer Disease
Eye Movements
Biomarkers

A Boundary-Domain Integral Equation Method for an Elliptic Cauchy Problem with Variable Coefficients

Beshley, A., Chapko, R. & Johansson, B. T., 30 Apr 2019, Trends in Mathematics. Lindahl, K., Lindström, T., Rodino, L., Toft, J. & Wahlberg, P. (eds.). Springer International Publishing AG, p. 493-501 9 p. (Trends in Mathematics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Integral Equation Method
Variable Coefficients
Elliptic Problems
Cauchy Problem
Integral Equations
Open Access
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Semantics
Experiments

A Case Study of Model-Driven Engineering for Automated Timetabling

Eke, C., Garcia-dominguez, A., Van Mourik, J. & Khan, I., 21 Nov 2019, Proceedings - 2019 ACM/IEEE 22nd International Conference on Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems Companion, MODELS-C 2019. Burgueno, L., Burgueno, L., Pretschner, A., Voss, S., Chaudron, M., Kienzle, J., Volter, M., Gerard, S., Zahedi, M., Bousse, E., Rensink, A., Polack, F., Engels, G. & Kappel, G. (eds.). IEEE, p. 203-210 8 p. 8904643

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

User interfaces
Teaching
Information systems
Productivity
Students

Accelerated Particle Swarm Optimization for Photovoltaic Maximum Power Point Tracking under Partial Shading Conditions

Alshareef, M., Lin, Z., Ma, M. & Cao, W., 15 Feb 2019, In : Energies. 12, 4, 623.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Shading
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Particle Swarm Optimization
Partial
Particle accelerators

Accent classification in human speech biometrics for native and non-native english speakers

Bird, J. J., Wanner, E., Ekárt, A. & Faria, D. R., 5 Jun 2019, Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments, PETRA 2019. ACM, p. 554-560 7 p.

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

Biometrics
Hidden Markov models
Speech recognition
Learning systems
Acoustic waves

Acceptorless Amine Dehydrogenation and Transamination Using Pd-Doped Hydrotalcites

Ainembabazi, D., An, N., Manayil, J. C., Wilson, K., Lee, A. F. & Voutchkova-Kostal, A. M., 1 Feb 2019, In : ACS Catalysis. 9, 2, p. 1055-1065 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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hydrotalcite
Dehydrogenation
Imines
Amines
Metals

A Check-In and Bag Drop Service Onboard Light Rail Vehicles for Passengers Travelling to the Airport

Toal, J. & Marinov, M., 25 Jul 2019, Sustainable Rail Transport. Springer, Vol. 3. p. 1-82 (Lecture Notes in Mobility).

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

Airports
Rails
Wear of materials
Health
Costs

A combined optimisation and decision-making approach for battery-supported HMGS

Marcelino, C., Baumann, M., Carvalho, L., Chibeles-Martins, N., Weil, M., Almeida, P. & Wanner, E., 20 Apr 2019, In : Journal of the Operational Research Society.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision making
Loss of load probability
Electricity
Lithium batteries
Decision theory

A Comparative Study of Energy Storage Systems and Active Front Ends for Networks of Two Electrified RTG Cranes

Alasali, F., Luque, A., Mayer, R. & Holderbaum, W., 10 May 2019, In : Energies. 12, 9, 1771.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Gantry cranes
Energy Storage
Tire
Rubber
Storage System

A comparative techno-economic assessment of three bio-oil upgrading routes for aviation biofuel production

Michailos, S. & Bridgwater, A., 25 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Energy Research. 43, 13, p. 7206-7228 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Aviation
Jet fuel
Feedstocks
Economics

A comprehensive review of electrospinning block copolymers

Chen, L., Wang, S., Yu, Q., Topham, P. D., Chen, C. & Wang, L., 4 Mar 2019, In : Soft matter. 15, 12, p. 2490-2510 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Electrospinning
block copolymers
Block copolymers
fibers
Biocompatible Materials

A compressed sensing approach to fibre bragg interrogation

Sugavanam, S., Gbadebo, A. A., Kamalian-Kopae, M. & Majumdar, A., 17 Oct 2019, 2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO/Europe-EQEC 2019. IEEE, 8871432

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

Compressed sensing
interrogation
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
Detectors

A core-shell SO4/Mg-Al-Fe3O4 catalyst for biodiesel production

Gardy, J., Nourafkan, E., Osatiashtiani, A., Lee, A. F., Wilson, K., Hassanpour, A. & Lai, X., 15 Dec 2019, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 259, 118093.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Biodiesel
catalyst
shell
Catalysts

Adapted Delaunay triangulation method for free-form surface generation from random point clouds for stochastic optimization applications

Bhattarai, S., Dahal, K., Vichare, P. & Chen, W., 29 Aug 2019, In : Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Free-form Surface
Delaunay triangulation
Point Cloud
Stochastic Optimization
Triangulation

Adaptive cooperative communications for enhancing QoS in vehicular networks

Osman, R. A., Peng, X. & Omar, M. A., 1 Jun 2019, In : Physical Communication. 34, p. 285-294 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Cooperative communication
Quality of service
Roadsides
Packet loss
Outages
Gravitational Waves
gravitational waves
Compression
methodology
acoustics