Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1977 2020

2020

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
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

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., 5 Aug 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

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

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 Experimental and Computational Study of Polyaromatic Hydrocarbon Aggregation – Isolating the Effect of Attached Functional Groups

Simionesie, D., O’callaghan, G., Laurent, R., Preece, J. A., Evans, R. & Zhang, Z. J., 22 Oct 2019, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrocarbons
Functional groups
Agglomeration
Asphaltenes
Toluene

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 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., 16 Aug 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

A Deep Evolutionary Approach to Bioinspired Classifier Optimisation for Brain-Machine Interaction

Bird, J., Faria, D., Manso, L. J., Ekárt, A. & Buckingham, C. D., 13 Mar 2019, In : Complexity. 2019, 14 p., 4316548.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Electroencephalography
Brain
Classifiers
Multilayer neural networks
Evolutionary algorithms

A Deep Learning Approach to Automatic Caption Generation for News Images

Batra, V., He, Y. & Vogiatzis, G., 1 Jan 2019, The 11th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC).

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

Open Access
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Recurrent neural networks
Network architecture
Internet
Deep neural networks
Deep learning

A Deep Reinforcement Learning Agent for Traffic Intersection Control Optimization

Garg, D., Chli, M. & Vogiatzis, G., Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Reinforcement learning
Traffic signals
Decision making
Cameras
Throughput

A Domestic Operational Rating for UK homes:Concept, Formulation and Application

Lomas, K., Beizaee, A., Allinson, D., Haines, V., Beckhelling, J., Loveday, D., Porritt, S., Mallaband, B. & Morton, A., 15 Oct 2019, In : Energy and Buildings. 201, p. 90-117 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Smart meters
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Internet
Gases

A Dual-Window DC Bus Interacting Method for DC Microgrids Hierarchical Control Scheme

Li, F., Lin, Z., Qian, Z., Wu, J. & Jiang, W., 20 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Telecommunication links
Voltage control
Control systems
Electric potential

Advanced Uncertainty Calculation Method for Converter-Fed Motor Loss Determining

Karkkainen, H., Aarniovuori, L., Niemela, M. & Pyrhonen, J., 5 Aug 2019, 2019 IEEE International Electric Machines and Drives Conference, IEMDC 2019. IEEE, p. 1551-1558 8 p. 8785093

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

Induction motors
Uncertainty

A Fully Integrated Split-Electrode SSHC Rectifier for Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting

Du, S., Jia, Y., Zhao, C., Amaratunga, G. A. J. & Seshia, A. A., 14 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits. 54, 6, p. 1733-1743 11 p., 8642406.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Energy harvesting
Capacitors
Switches
Electrodes
Electric charge

A Fully Probabilistic Decentralised Control Design for Complex Stochastic Systems

Herzallah, R., 19 Jul 2019, 15th IEEE International Conference on Control & Automation (ICCA). IEEE

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

File
Decentralized control
Stochastic systems
Chaos theory
Controllers
Communication

A hybrid approach for paraphrase identification based on knowledge-enriched semantic heuristics

Mohamed, M. & Oussalah, M., 16 Apr 2019, In : Language Resources and Evaluation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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heuristics
semantics
Wikipedia
search engine
Paraphrase

Air dryer using waste heat of HVAC systems – Code development and experimental validation

Ramadan, M., Murr, R., Khaled, M. & Olabi, A. G., 25 Jan 2019, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 147, p. 302-311 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Driers (materials)
Waste heat
Air
Refrigeration
Air conditioning

A large source of atomic chlorine from ClNO2 photolysis at a UK landfill site

Bannan, T. J., Khan, M. A. H., Breton, M. L., Priestley, M., Worrall, S. D., Bacak, A., Marsden, N., Lowe, D., Pitt, J., Allen, G., Topping, D., Coe, H., McFiggans, G., Shallcross, D. E. & Percival, C. J., 12 Aug 2019, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 46, 14, p. 8508-8516 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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landfills
photolysis
chlorine
landfill
nitryl chlorides

Allocating the fixed cost: an approach based on data envelopment analysis and cooperative game

Li, Y., Li, F., Emrouznejad, A., Liang, L. & Xie, Q., 15 Mar 2019, In : Annals of Operations Research. 274, 1-2, p. 373–394 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Cooperative game
Fixed costs
Data envelopment analysis
Management research
Cost allocation

All-optical pulse bursts generation from a nonlinear amplifying loop mirror

Perego, A. M., 1 Apr 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 7, p. 1734-1737 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bursts
mirrors
pulses
picosecond pulses
ablation

A method for extracting calibrated volatility information from the FIGAERO-HR-ToF-CIMS and its experimental application

Bannan, T. J., Le Breton, M., Priestley, M., Worrall, S. D., Bacak, A., Marsden, N. A., Mehra, A., Hammes, J., Hallquist, M., Alfarra, M. R., Krieger, U. K., Reid, J. P., Jayne, J., Robinson, W., McFiggans, G., Coe, H., Percival, C. J. & Topping, D., 5 Mar 2019, In : Atmospheric Measurement Techniques. 12, 3, p. 1429-1439 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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vapor pressure
ionization
spectrometer
aerosol
filter

A Millimeter Wave based Sensor Data Broadcasting Scheme for Vehicular Communications

Chen, X., Leng, S., Tang, Z., Xiong, K. & Qiao, G., 1 Aug 2019, In : IEEE Access.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Broadcasting
Millimeter waves
Communication
Sensors
Vehicle to vehicle communications

An actor based simulation driven digital twin for analyzing complex business systems

Barat, S., Kulkarni, V., Clark, T. & Barn, B. S., 29 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) Proceedings of the 2019 Winter Simulation Conference. 15 p.

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

Industry
Costs
Open Access
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Anaerobiosis
Cystic Fibrosis
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Virulence
Staphylococcus aureus

An Agent-Based Lattice Model for the Emergence of Anti-Microbial Resistance

Alamino, R. C., 12 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 110080.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agent-based Model
Proxy
Lattice Model
antibiotic resistance
Computer Simulation

A Nail-size Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting System Integrating a MEMS Transducer and a CMOS SSHI Circuit

Du, S., Jia, Y., Zhao, C., Amaratunga, G. A. J. & Seshia, A. A., 12 Sep 2019, In : IEEE Sensors Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Nails
Harvesters
Energy harvesting
inductors
microelectromechanical systems

Analysis of processing methods for combustion pressure measurement in a diesel engine

da Silva, M. J., de Oliveira, A. & Sodré, J. R., 1 Jul 2019, In : Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering. 41, 7, 282.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Pressure measurement
Diesel engines
Processing
Engines
Signal analysis

Analysis of training programmes and education schemes for skills development on marine transport

Hu, Z., Marinov, M. & Robinson, M., 10 May 2019, In : Journal of Educational Research and Review. 7, 5, p. 100-113

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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education
information management
advanced technology
statistical data
industry

Analytical Evaluation of Cellular Network Uplink Communications with Higher Order Sectorization Deployments

He, J., Guan, W., Guo, W., Liu, W. & Cheng, W., 10 Sep 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Uplink
Cellular Networks
Telecommunication networks
Analytical models
Higher Order

Analytical Evaluation of High-Efficiency Induction Motor Losses

Aarniovuori, L., Lindh, P., Karkkainen, H., Niemela, M., Pyrhonen, J. & Cao, W., 5 Aug 2019, 2019 IEEE International Electric Machines and Drives Conference, IEMDC 2019. IEEE, p. 1501-1507 7 p. 8785380

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

Induction motors
Copper
Stators
Energy efficiency
Poles

An Architectural Framework for Quality-Driven Adaptive Continuous Experimentation

Jimenez, M., Rivera, L. F., Villegas, N. M., Tamura, G., Muller, H. A. & Bencomo, N., 29 Aug 2019, Proceedings - 2019 IEEE/ACM Joint 4th International Workshop on Rapid Continuous Software Engineering and 1st International Workshop on Data-Driven Decisions, Experimentation and Evolution, RCoSE/DDrEE 2019. IEEE, p. 20-23 4 p. 8818213

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

Design of experiments
Architectural design
Experiments
Costs
Managers