Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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SMEs defending their businesses from flood risk: Contributing to the theoretical discourse on resilience

Ingirige, B. & Wedawatta, G., 2018, The Routledge Companion to Risk, Crisis and Security in Business. Engemann, K. (ed.). First ed. Oxon: Routledge, p. 224-236 13 p. Chapter 15. (Routledge Companions).

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small and medium-sized enterprise
flooding
vulnerability
coping strategy
damage

Software engineering techniques for the development of systems of systems

Calinescu, R. C. & Kwiatkowska, M. Z., 20 Apr 2010, Foundations of Computer Software: Future Trends and Techniques for Development. Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 59-82 24 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 6028).

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Software Engineering
Software engineering
System Development
System of systems
Interaction

Solid phase epitaxial regrowth of ion implanted silicon on sapphire using rapid thermal annealing

Hodge, A. M., Chew, N. G. & Cullis, A. G., 1985, Energy beam-solid interactions and transient thermal processing/1984 : symposium : Fall meeting : papers . Biegelsen, D. K., Rozgony, G. A. & Shank, C. V. (eds.). Pittsburgh, Vol. 35. p. 393-399 7 p.

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silicon films
solid phases
sapphire
annealing
silicon

Specifying and Constructing a Fault-Tolerant Composite Service

Onditi, V., Dobson, G., Hutchinson, J., Walkerdine, J. & Sawyer, P., Nov 2008, IEEE Sixth European Conference on Web Services, 2008. ECOWS '08.. p. 135-142 8 p.

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Web services
Semantics
Composite materials
System theory
Fault tolerance

Spontaneous mirror symmetry breaking from recycling in enantioselective polymerization

Hochberg, D., Blanco, C. & Stich, M., 30 Apr 2019, SEMA SIMAI Springer Series. Carballido-Landeira, J. & Escribano, B. (eds.). Springer International Publishing AG, p. 39-57 19 p. (SEMA SIMAI Springer Series; vol. 20).

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Mirror Symmetry
Recycling
Polymerization
recycling
Symmetry Breaking

State-of-the-art intelligent gate drivers for IGBT power modules - monitoring, control and management at the heart of power converters

Ji, B., Cao, W. & Pickert, V., May 2016, Control circuits in power electronics: practical issues in design and implementation. Castilla, M. (ed.). IET, p. 309-335 27 p. (Energy Engineering).

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Insulated gate bipolar transistors (IGBT)
Power converters
Power control
Semiconductor materials
Monitoring

Statistical physics of low density parity check error correcting codes

Saad, D., Kabashima, Y., Murayama, T. & Vicente, R., 1 Jan 2001, Cryptography and Coding. Honary, B. (ed.). Berlin / Heidelberg: Springer, Vol. 2260. p. 307-316 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

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error correcting codes
parity
physics
alphabets
messages

Structural properties of rice husk and its polymer matrix composites

Arjmandi, R., 2017, Lignocellulosic Fibre and Biomass-Based Composite Materials.

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Structure of fiber gratings directly written by infrared femtosecond laser

Martínez, A., Dubov, M., Khrushchev, I. & Bennion, I., 1 Dec 2006, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2006 and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference. CLEO/QELS 2006`. IEEE, p. 1-2 2 p. 4628601

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infrared lasers
gratings
fibers
coronas
refractivity

Sulphonated biomaterials as glycosaminoglycan mimics in wound healing

Tighe, B. J. & Mann, A. M., 21 Jun 2011, Advanced wound repair therapies. Farrar, D. (ed.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 321-357 37 p.

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Biocompatible Materials
Bandages
Glycosaminoglycans
Wound Healing
Biomimetics

Supply chain integration: challenges and solutions

Sweeney, E., Oct 2011, Supply chain innovation for competing in highly competitive markets: challenges and solutions. Evangelista, P., McKinnon, A., Sweeney, E. & Esposito, E. (eds.). IGI Global, p. 1-26 26 p. (Premier reference source).

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Supply chain integration
Supply chain management
Innovation
Paradigm
Integrated

Supply chain management: the business model of the 21st Century

Sweeney, E. & Faulkner, R., 1 Sep 2007, Perspectives on supply chain management and logistics: creating competitive organisations in the 21st Century. Sweeney, E. (ed.). Blackhall, p. 307-316 10 p.

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Supply chain software: an overview

McDonnell, R. & Sweeney, E., 2002, Supply chain software directory. p. 2-5 4 p.

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Sustainable energy systems for seawater reverse osmosis desalination

Davies, P. A., 18 Mar 2016, Emerging membrane technology for sustainable water treatment. Singh, R. & Hankins, N. (eds.). Oxford (UK): Elsevier, p. 111-134 24 p.

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Reverse osmosis
Desalination
Seawater
Solar energy
Waste heat utilization

Symmetry of coherent vortices in plane couette flow

Itano, T., Generalis, S. C., Toh, S. & Fletcher, J. P., 27 Nov 2009, Advances in Turbulence XII: Proceedings of the 12th EUROMECH European Turbulence Conference, September 7-10, 2009, Marburg, Germany. Eckhardt, B. (ed.). Berlin (DE): Springer, Vol. 132. p. 649-652 4 p. (Springer Proceedings Physics).

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Couette flow
horseshoe vortices
numerical method
vortex
symmetry

Synthetic polymer hydrogels

Kumar, A. C. & Erothu, H., 7 Oct 2016, Biomedical applications of polymeric materials and composites. Francis, R. & Kumar, D. S. (eds.). Weinheim (DE): Wiley-VCH Verlag, p. 141-162 22 p.

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Hydrogels
Polymers
Gels
Artificial organs
Contact lenses

Systematic and customer driven approach to cost-efficiently improving interlocking and signaling in train transport

Schlingensiepen, J., Nemtanu, F. & Marinov, M., 10 Mar 2017, Studies in Systems, Decision and Control. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 239-271 33 p. (Studies in Systems, Decision and Control; vol. 87).

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Rails
customer
Customers
Costs
costs

Tailored Porous Catalysts for Esterification Processes in Biofuels Production

Osatiashtiani, A., Lee, A. F. & Wilson, K., 23 Jun 2017, Nanotechnology in Catalysis: Applications in the Chemical Industry, Energy Development, and Environment Protection. Van de Voorde, M. & Sels, B. (eds.). p. 753-802

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Esterification
Biofuels
Catalysts
Feedstocks
Catalysis

TAP for parity check error correcting codes

Saad, D., Kabashima, Y. & Vicente, R., Feb 2001, Advanced mean field methods: Theory and practice. Opper, M. & Saad, D. (eds.). MIT, p. 67-84 18 p. (Neural Information Processing).

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Decoding

The ageing ocular surface: challenges for biomaterials design and function

Mann, A., Campbell, D. & Tighe, B. J., 21 Apr 2016, Biomaterials and regenerative medicine in ophthalmology. Chirila, T. V. & Harkin, D. G. (eds.). 2nd ed. London (UK): Woodhead, p. 17-43 27 p. (Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials; no. 112).

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Biocompatible Materials
Biomaterials
Aging of materials

The belief in TAP

Kabashima, Y. & Saad, D., Jun 1999, Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 11. Kearns, M. J., Solla, S. A. & Cohn, D. (eds.). Cambridge MA: MIT, Vol. 11. p. 246-252 7 p. (Proceeding of the 1998 Conference).

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messages
error correcting codes
decoding
propagation
products

The case for dumb requirements engineering tools

Berry, D., Gacitua, R., Sawyer, P. & Tjong, S. F., 2012, Requirements Engineering: Foundation for Software Quality 18th International Working Conference, REFSQ 2012, Essen, Germany, March 19-22, 2012. Proceedings. Springer, p. 211-217 7 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 7195).

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Requirements engineering
Processing

The challenge of real-time automatic mapping for environmental monitoring network management

Pebesma, E. J., Dubois, G. & Cornford, D., 11 Mar 2008, geoENV VI – Geostatistics for Environmental Applications Proceedings of the Sixth European Conference on Geostatistics for Environmental Applications. Springer, Vol. 15. p. 467-475 9 p.

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environmental monitoring
interpolation
quality control
air quality
prediction

The challenges of infrastructure procurement in emerging economies and implications for economic development: A case study of Ghana

Ankrah, N., Mante, J. & Ndekugri, I., 23 Oct 2015, Real Estate, Construction and Economic Development in Emerging Market Economies. Taylor & Francis, p. 174-201 28 p.

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The development of biomaterials for contact lens applications: effects of wear modality on materials design

Tighe, B. J. & Mann, A., 21 Apr 2016, Biomaterials and regenerative medicine in ophthalmology. Chirila, T. V. & Harkin, D. G. (eds.). 2nd ed. London (UK): Woodhead, p. 369-399 31 p. (Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials; no. 112).

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Contact lenses
Biocompatible Materials
Biomaterials
Hydrogels
Wear of materials

The dismembered body

Rutty, G. N. & Hainsworth, S. V., 1 Jan 2014, Essentials of Autospy Practice: Advances, Update and Emerging Technologies. Springer, p. 59-87 29 p.

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Extremities
Homicide
Wales
Police
England

The dynamics of matrix momentum

Rattray, M. & Saad, D., 1 Sep 1998, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks. Niklasson, L. F., Boden, M. B. & Ziemke, T. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 1. p. 183-188 6 p.

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momentum
matrices
Newton methods
statistical mechanics
education

The evolution of logistics service providers and the role of Internet-based applications in facilitating global operations

Matopoulos, A. & Papadopoulou, E-M., 2010, Enterprise networks and logistics for agile manufacturing. Wang, L. & Koh, S. C. L. (eds.). London (UK): Springer, p. 297-310 14 p.

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Logistics
Internet
Outsourcing
Information technology
Industry

The evolving supply chain management context

Sweeney, E., 1 Sep 2007, Perspectives on supply chain management and logistics: creating competitive organisations in the 21st Century. Sweeney, E. (ed.). Blackhall, p. 7-26 20 p.

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The fatigue cracking of asphalt mixtures in tension and compression

Lytton, R. L., Zhang, Y., Luo, X. & Luo, R., 2 Apr 2015, Advances in asphalt materials: road and pavement construction. Huang, S-C. & Benedetto, H. D. (eds.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 243-272 30 p.

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The financial dimension of SCM

Lee, D. & Sweeney, E., 2007, Perspectives on supply chain management and logistics: creating competitive organisations in the 21st Century. Sweeney, E. (ed.). Blackhall, p. 93-108 16 p.

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The hydrological sustainability of constructed wetlands for wastewater treatment

Hedges, P. D., Fermor, P. M. & Dušek, J., 1 Dec 2008, Wastewater Treatment, Plant Dynamics and Management in Constructed and Natural Wetlands. Springer, p. 111-120 10 p.

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constructed wetland
evapotranspiration
water budget
wetland
sustainability

The influence of memory in a threshold model for distributed task assignment

Goldingay, H. & van Mourik, J., 20 Oct 2008, SASO '08: 2008 Second IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems. Washington (US): IEEE, p. 117-126 10 p.

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Data storage equipment
Scalability
Communication

The notion of self-aware computing

Kounev, S., Lewis, P., Bellman, K. L., Bencomo, N., Camara, J., Diaconescu, A., Esterle, L., Geihs, K., Giese, H., Götz, S., Inverardi, P., Kephart, J. O. & Zisman, A., 21 Feb 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 3-16 14 p.

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Semantics

The role of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in the supply chain

McDonnell, R., Sweeney, E. & Kenny, J., 1 Sep 2007, Perspectives on supply chain management and logistics: creating competitive organisations in the 21st Century. Sweeney, E. (ed.). Blackhall, p. 235-248 14 p.

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The TAP approach to intensive and extensive connectivity systems

Kabashima, Y. & Saad, D., Feb 2001, Advanced mean field methods: Theory and practice. Opper, M. & Saad, D. (eds.). Cambridge, US: MIT, p. 51-65 15 p. (Neural Information Processing).

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connectivity
glass
method

The teaching of novice computer programmers: Bringing the scholarly-research approach to Australia

Clear, T., Edwards, J., Lister, R., Simon, B., Thompson, E. & Whalley, J., Jan 2008, Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology Series. Vol. 78. p. 63-68 6 p.

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Teaching
Students
Taxonomies
Computer program listings
Network protocols

The theory of on-line learning: a statistical physics approach

Saad, D., 2003, Exploratory Data Analysis in Empirical Research: Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of the Gesellschaft für Klassifikation e.V., University of Munich, March 14-16, 2001. Schwaiger, M. & Opit, O. (eds.). Springer, p. 300-309 10 p. (Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization).

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Multilayer neural networks
Momentum
Physics
Monitoring

The trust issue: implementing peer-assessment in an undergraduate professional development context

Peters, M. & Bartholomew, P., 2016, Assessing learning in Higher Education. Bartholomew, P., Branch, J. & Nygaard, C. (eds.). Faringdon (UK): Libri, p. 171-192 22 p. (The Learning in Higher Education Series).

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The use of expert systems in demand forecasting

Sweeney, E. T., 1991, Integration and management of technology for manufacturing. Robson, E. H., Ryan, H. M. & Wilcock, D. (eds.). p. 47-54 8 p. (IEE Management of Technology Series).

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Open Access

Tilted fibre Bragg grating based 800nm WDM interrogation system for strain, temperature and refractive index sensing

Suo, R., Chen, X. F., Zhou, K., Zhang, L., Bennion, I. & Liu, B., Apr 2008, Third European Workshop on Optical Fibre Sensors. Cutolo, A., Culshaw, B. & López-Higuera, J. M. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 6619. 4 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 6619).

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interrogation
Fiber Bragg gratings
Wavelength division multiplexing
Bragg gratings
Refractive index

Time delay estimation with hidden Markov models

Azzouzi, M. & Nabney, I. T., 1999, Ninth International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, 1999 (ICANN). Edinburgh, UK: IEEE, Vol. 1. p. 473-478 6 p.

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Hidden Markov models
Time series
Time delay
Maximum likelihood
Drilling

Time-delay feedback control of an oscillatory medium

Stich, M. & Beta, C., 30 Apr 2019, SEMA SIMAI Springer Series. Landeira, J. & Escribano, B. (eds.). Springer International Publishing AG, p. 1-17 17 p. (SEMA SIMAI Springer Series; vol. 20).

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Complex Ginzburg-Landau Equation
Hopf bifurcation
Landau-Ginzburg equations
Stationary States
feedback control

Towards a framework for combining stochastic and deterministic descriptions of nonstationary financial time series

Lesch, R. H. & Lowe, D., 2 Sep 1998, Proceedings of the 1998 IEEE Signal Processing Society Workshop Neural Networks for Signal Processing VIII, 1998. Constantinides, T., Kung, S. Y., Niranjan, M. & Wilson, E. (eds.). Cambridge, UK: IEEE, Vol. 8. p. 587-596 10 p. (Proceedings of the 1998 IEEE Signal Processing Society Workshop).

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Financial time series
Generator
Normal distribution
Non-stationary time series
Empirical results

Towards a framework for the levels and aspects of self-aware computing systems

Lewis, P., Bellman, K. L., Landauer, C., Esterle, L., Glette, K., Diaconescu, A. & Giese, H., 21 Feb 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 51-85 35 p.

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Towards a generic autonomic architecture for legacy resource management

Calinescu, R. C., 17 Aug 2008, Innovations and Advanced Techniques in Systems, Computing Sciences and Software Engineering. Elleithy, K. (ed.). (NL): Springer, p. 410-415 6 p.

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Legacy systems
Systems analysis

Towards the sustainable supply chain of the future

Sweeney, E. & Parks, D., 20 Sep 2009, Supply chain management and logistics in a volatile global environment. Sweeney, E. (ed.). Dublin (IE): Blackhall, p. 223-231 9 p.

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Tracking of non-stationary time-series using resource allocating RBF networks

McLachlan, A. & Lowe, D., 10 Apr 1996, EMCSR 1996 13th European meeting on cybernetics and systems research: April 9-12 1996 at the University of Vienna, Austria. Trappl, R. (ed.). Vienna: Austrian Society for Cybernetic Studies, p. 1066-1071 6 p.

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resources
education
Kalman filters
electricity
plastic properties

Transients and asymptotics of natural gradient learning

Rattray, M. & Saad, D., 1 Sep 1998, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks. Niklasson, L., Boden, M. & Ziemke, T. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 1. p. 165-170 6 p.

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Statistical mechanics
Feedforward neural networks

Transition in inclined internally heated fluid layers

Generalis, S. C. & Busse, F., May 2008, Proceedings 5th European Thermal-Sciences Conference. Stoffels, G. G. M., van der Meer, T. H. & van Steenhoven, A. A. (eds.). Eindhoven (NL): Eindhoven University of Technology, p. FCV_10

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Grashof number
fluids
steady flow
Prandtl number
pressure gradients