Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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2009

Establishing a framework for dynamic risk management in 'intelligent' aero-engine control

Kurd, Z., Kelly, T., McDermid, J. A., Calinescu, R. C. & Kwiatkowska, M. Z., 3 Sep 2009, Computer Safety, Reliability, and Security 28th International Conference, SAFECOMP 2009, Hamburg, Germany, September 15-18, 2009. Proceedings. Berlin (DE): Springer, Vol. 5775/2009. p. 326-341 16 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

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Engine Control
Aeroengine
Risk Management
Risk management
Engines

Extended wear contact lenses

Tighe, B. J., 2009, Biomaterials and regenerative medicine in ophthalmology. Chirila, T. V. (ed.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 304-336 33 p. (Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials).

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Contact lenses
Wear of materials
Oxygen
Polymers
Hydrogels

Face recognition and semantic features

Zhou, H., Yuan, Y. & Shi, C., Dec 2009, Semantic mining technologies for multimedia databases. Tao, D., Xu, D. & Li, X. (eds.). IGI Global, p. 80-98 19 p.

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semantics
performance
Values

Fuzzy C-means techniques for medical image segmentation

Zhou, H., Schaefer, G. & Shi, C., Jan 2009, Fuzzy systems in bioinformatics and computational biology. Jin, Y. & Wang, L. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 257-271 15 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 242).

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Fuzzy C-means
Medical imaging
Medical Image
Image segmentation
Image Segmentation

Gene expression analysis by fuzzy and hybrid fuzzy classification

Schaefer, G., Nakashima, T. & Ishibuchi, H., 15 Jan 2009, Fuzzy systems in bioinformatics and computational biology. Jin, Y. & Wang, L. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 127-140 14 p. (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing; vol. 242).

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Fuzzy If-then Rules
Gene Expression Analysis
Fuzzy Classification
Gene expression
Classifier

General-purpose autonomic computing

Calinescu, R. C., 12 Jun 2009, Autonomic Computing and Networking. Denko, M. K., Yang, L. T. & Zhang, Y. (eds.). Springer, p. 3-30 28 p.

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Large scale systems
Costs
Availability
Engines
System of systems

High frequency sensing interrogation system using fiber Bragg grating based microwave photonic filtering

Fu, H., Zhang, W., Mou, C., Shu, X., Zhang, L., He, S. & Bennion, I., 4 Aug 2009, Conference on Optical Fiber Communication 2009. OFC 2009. IEEE, p. 3161

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Frequency modulation
Fiber Bragg gratings
Photonics
Microwaves
Wavelength

Impact of RFID in reverse logistics

Aggarwal, R. & Lim, M. K., 2009, Proceeedings of 11th International Conference on the Modern Information Technology in the Innovation Processes of the Industrial Enterprises. Macchi, M. & Pinto, R. (eds.). Bergamo (IT): Università degli Studi di Bergamo

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Radio frequency identification (RFID)
Logistics
Supply chains

Implementation challenges of application of radio frequency identification (RFID) in warehouse

Bahr, W. & Lim, M. K., 2009, Proceeedings of 11th International Conference on the Modern Information Technology in the Innovation Processes of the Industrial Enterprises. Macchi, M. & Pinto, R. (eds.). Bergamo (IT): Università degli Studi di Bergamo

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Warehouses
Radio frequency identification (RFID)
Supply chains
Radio waves
Materials handling

Improved supercontinuum generation by dispersion tuning and dual wavelength pumping

El-Taher, A., Alcon-Camas, M., Karalekas, V., Ania-Castañón, J. D. & Harper, P., 16 Oct 2009, 35th European Conference on Optical Communication, 2009. ECOC '09. IEEE, p. 1-2 2 p.

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Supercontinuum generation
Pumping (laser)
Laser resonators
Fiber lasers
Dispersions

Intuitive image database navigation by hue-sphere browsing

Schaefer, G. & Ruszala, S., 1 Dec 2009, Semantic mining technologies for multimedia databases. Tao, D., Xu, D. & Li, X. (eds.). IGI Global, p. 263-270 8 p.

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visualization
experiment

Microchanneled chirped fibre Bragg gratings for simultaneous refractive index and temperature measurements

Saffari, P., Fu, H., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 18 May 2009, Optical Sensors 2009 : proceedings. Baldini, F., Homola, J. & Lieberman, R. A. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 9 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7356).

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Bragg gratings
temperature measurement
refractivity
microchannels
fibers

Multi-wavelength switchable fibre ring laser based on polarisation selective tilted fibre gratings capable of strain and temperature sensing

Saffari, P., Mou, C., Fu, H., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 18 May 2009, Optical Sensors 2009: Proceedings. Baldini, F., Homola, J. & Lieberman, R. A. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, Vol. 7356. 10 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7356).

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Ring lasers
Fiber Grating
ring lasers
Fiber lasers
fiber lasers

On the use of software models during software execution

Bencomo, N., 2009, Proceedings of the 2009 31st International Conference on Software Engineering and ICSE Workshops. p. 62-67 6 p.

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Optical bend sensor for vector curvature measurement based on Bragg grating in eccentric core polymer optical fibre

Chen, X., Zhang, C., Webb, D. J., Suo, R., Peng, G. D. & Kalli, K., Oct 2009, 20th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors. Jones, J., Culshaw, B., Ecke, W., López-Higuera, J. M. & Willsch, R. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 7503. 4 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7503).

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Polymer Optical Fiber
fiber orientation
Plastic optical fibers
Bragg gratings
eccentrics

Putting SCM theory into practice: towards a re-engineering roadmap

Sweeney, E., 20 Sep 2009, Supply chain management and logistics in a volatile global environment. Sweeney, E. (ed.). Dublin (IE): Blackhall, p. 99-111 13 p.

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Quantum dot-polymer bead composites for biological sensing applications

Behrendt, J. M. & Sutherland, A. J., 15 May 2009, Biosensing using nanomaterials. Merkoçi, A. (ed.). Hoboken, NJ (US): Wiley, p. 291-332 42 p. (Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Series).

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Requirements tracing to support change in dynamically adaptive systems

Welsh, K. & Sawyer, P., 2009, Requirements Engineering: Foundation for Software Quality. Springer, p. 59-73 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5512).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Adaptive systems
Specifications
Large scale systems

RFID adoption issues in the warehouse

Bahr, W. & Lim, M. K., 2009, 19th International Conference on Material Handling, Constructions and Logistics. Bosnjak, S. & Zrnic, N. (eds.). Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Belgrade

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Warehouses
Radio frequency identification (RFID)
Legacy systems

Semantic annotation and retrieval of images in digital libraries

Osman, T., Thakker, D. & Schaefer, G., Dec 2009, Handbook of research on digital libraries: design, development, and impact. Theng, Y-L., Foo, S. & et al (eds.). IGI Global, p. 261-268 8 p.

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semantics
ontology
statistical analysis

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

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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Visualisation of large image databases

Schaefer, G. & Ruszala, S., Dec 2009, Handbook of research on digital libraries: design, development, and impact. Theng, Y-L., Foo, S. & et al (eds.). IGI Global, p. 352-359 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

visualization
literature

Visual pattern based compressed domain image retrieval

Schaefer, G., Dec 2009, Handbook of research on digital libraries: design, development, and impact. Theng, Y-L., Foo, S. & et al (eds.). IGI Global, p. 441-447 7 p.

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efficiency
present
experiment

Water detection in jet fuel using a polymer optical fibre Bragg grating

Zhang, C., Chen, X. F., Webb, D. J. & Peng, G-D., Oct 2009, 20th international conference on optical fibre sensors. Jones, J., Culshaw, B., Ecke, W., López-Higuera, J. M. & Willsch, R. (eds.). SPIE, p. 750380.1-750380.4 4 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7503).

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Plastic optical fibers
Jet fuel
Fiber Bragg gratings
Water
Fuel tanks
2010

Advances in femtosecond micromachining and inscription of micro and nano photonic devices

Smith, G., Kalli, K. & Sugden, K., Feb 2010, Frontiers in Guided Wave Optics and Optoelectronics. Pal, B. (ed.). Croatia: Sciyo, 674 p.

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Computational mechanics of molecular systems

Nerukh, D. & Ryabov, V., 1 Dec 2010, Computational Mechanics Research Trends. Berger, H. P. (ed.). Nova Science Publishers Inc, p. 219-247 29 p.

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Computational mechanics
Trajectories
Macros
Molecular dynamics
Dynamical systems

e-Business in supply chain management

Wagner, C-M. & Sweeney, E., Oct 2010, Electronic supply network coordination in intelligent and dynamic environments: modeling and implementation. Mahdavi, I., Mohebbi, S. & Cho, N. (eds.). Hershey, PA (US): IGI Global, p. 24-42 19 p.

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Open Access
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Supply chain management
Electronic business
Business concept
World Wide Web
E-procurement

Evolution of competing strategies in a threshold model for task allocation

Goldingay, H. & van Mourik, J., 2010, Software engineering, artificial intelligence, networking and parallel/distributed computing 2010: SNPD2010. Lee, R. (ed.). Berlin Heidelberg: Springer, p. 85-98 14 p. (Studies in computational Intelligence; vol. 295).

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Evolutionary algorithms
Communication

Fast pyrolysis of biomass for energy and fuels

Bridgwater, A. V., 10 Sep 2010, Thermochemical conversion of biomass to liquid fuels and chemicals. Crocker, M. (ed.). Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 146-191 46 p. (RSC Energy and Environment Series; vol. 2010, no. 1).

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Biofuels
pyrolysis
Biomass
Pyrolysis
biofuel

Foreword: first workshop requirements@run.time

Sawyer, P., Bencomo, N., Whittle, J., Berry, D. M. & Finkelstein, A., 2010, 2010 1st International Workshop on Requirements@Run.Time, RE@RunTime 2010. IEEE, p. i-ii 2 p.

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Foreword

Maximising the RFID benefits at the tyre distribution centre

Bahr, W. & Lim, M. K., 2010, Proceedings of the 12th International MITIP Conference The Modern Information Technology in the Innovation Processes of the Industrial Enterprises. Hans-Henrik Hvolby, C. H. G. (ed.). Centre for Logistics, p. 202-209 8 p.

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Radio frequency identification (RFID)
Tires
Warehouses
Logistics
Data acquisition

Mode-locking in 25-km fibre laser

Ivanenko, A., Turitsyn, S. K., Kobtsev, S. & Dubov, M., Dec 2010, ECOC 2010 – 36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication: proceedings. IEEE, Vol. 1-2. 3 p. Tu.5.D.1

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Laser mode locking
Fiber lasers
Laser pulses

Photonic skin for pressure and strain sensing

Chen, X., Zhang, C., van Hoe, B., Webb, D. J., Kalli, K., van Steenberge, G. & Peng, G-D., 13 May 2010, Optical Sensing and Detection. Berghmans, F., Mignani, A. G. & van Hoof, C. A. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 9 p. 772604. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7726).

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Photonics
Skin
Silica
Sensing
Fiber

Physicochemical properties of hydrogels for use in ophthalmology

Tighe, B. J., 2010, Biomaterials and regenerative medicine in ophthalmology. Chirila, T. V. (ed.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 496-523 28 p. (Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ophthalmology
Hydrogels
Interpenetrating polymer networks
Water
Hydrogel

Polymer fiber bragg gratings

Webb, D. J. & Kalli, K., 2010, Fiber bragg gratings sensors: thirty years from research to market. Cusano, A., Cutolo, A. & Albert, J. (eds.). Bentham, p. 292-312 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fiber Bragg gratings
Optical fibers
Polymers
Polymethyl methacrylates
Photosensitivity

Populations of RNA molecules as computational model for evolution

Stich, M., Briones, C., Lázaro, E. & Manrubia, S. C., 2010, Evolutionary Biology - Concepts, Molecular and Morphological Evolution: 13th meeting 2009. Pontarotti, P. (ed.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 67-79 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

RNA
Population
molecular models
Molecular Evolution
Mutation Rate

Practical 3D reconstruction based on photometric stereo

Vogiatzis, G. & Hernández, C., 2010, Computer vision: detection, recognition and reconstruction. Cipolla, R., Battiato, S. & Farinella, G. M. (eds.). Berlin (US): Springer, p. 313-345 33 p. (Studies in Computational Intelligence; vol. 285).

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Lighting
Porcelain
Calibration
Experiments

Quality of service support for MPLS-based wired-wireless domains

Fowler, S., Zeadally, S. & Mellouk, A., 2010, End-to-end quality of service engineering in next generation heterogenous networks. Mellouk, A. (ed.). London (UK), p. 309-345 37 p.

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Re-imagining critique in cultural sociology

Amsler, S. S. & Hanrahan, N., 21 Jul 2010, Handbook of cultural sociology. Hall, J. R., Grindstaff, L. & Lo, MI. (eds.). Routledge

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Robust automatic mapping algorithms in a network monitoring scenario

Ingram, B. R., Cornford, D. & Csató, L., 29 May 2010, geoENV VII – Geostatistics for Environmental Applications: proceedings of the seventh European Conference on Geostatistics for Environmental Applications. Springer, Vol. 16. p. 359-370 12 p.

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kriging
decision making
sensor
variogram
extreme event

Shape from photographs: a multi-view stereo pipeline

Hernández, C. & Vogiatzis, G., 2010, Computer vision: detection, recognition and reconstruction. Cipolla, R., Battiato, S. & Farinella, G. M. (eds.). Berlin (US): Springer, p. 281-311 31 p. (Studies in Computational Intelligence; vol. 285).

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Pipelines
Cameras
Image segmentation
Visibility
Computer vision

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

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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Logistics
Internet
Outsourcing
Information technology
Industry

Understanding the Scope of Uncertainty in Dynamically Adaptive Systems

Welsh, K. & Sawyer, P., 1 Jun 2010, Requirements Engineering: Foundation for Software Quality 16th International Working Conference, REFSQ 2010, Essen, Germany, June 30?July 2, 2010. Proceedings. Springer, p. 2-16 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Adaptive systems
Uncertainty

Urban ecosystems – tapping the human resource

Bastin, L., 30 Jun 2010, The New Optimists: Scientists View Tomorrow's World & What it Means to Us. Richards, K. (ed.). York: Linus, 146 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

brownfield site
urban ecosystem
human resource
refugium
environmental issue

Using RFID-RTE to increase efficiency in the supply chain

Aggarwal, R. & Lim, M. K., 2010, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Modern Information Technology in the Innovation Processes of the Industrial Enterprises. Hans-Henrik Hvolby, C. H. G. (ed.). Centre for Logistics

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Radio frequency identification (RFID)
Supply chains

Why are MD simulated protein folding times wrong?

Nerukh, D., 6 Oct 2010, Advances in Computational Biology. Arabnia, H. R. (ed.). Springer, Vol. Part 3. p. 321-326 6 p. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 680).

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Protein folding
Protein Folding
Molecular Dynamics Simulation
Molecular dynamics
Peptides
2011

Adhesives and interfacial phenomena in wound healing

Tighe, B. J. & Mann, A. M., 21 Jun 2011, Advanced wound repair therapies. Farrar, D. (ed.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 247-283 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Adhesives
Wound Healing
Pressure
Tissue Adhesives
Biocompatible Materials

Biomass-based small and micro combined heat and power (CHP) systems: application and status in the United Kingdom

Bridgwater, A., Alcalá, A. & Gyftopoulou, M., 30 Jun 2011, Small and micro combined heat and power (CHP) systems: advanced design, performance, materials and applications. Beith, R. (ed.). Woodhead, p. 427-456 29 p. (Woodhead publishing series in energy; vol. 1, no. 18).

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Biomass
Energy policy
Gasification
Hot Temperature
Pyrolysis