Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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Implementation of a generic autonomic framework

Calinescu, R. C., 16 Mar 2008, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems. ICAS 2008. Greenwood, D. (ed.). IEEE, p. 124-129 6 p.

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Research laboratories
Service oriented architecture (SOA)
Servers
Engines
Costs

In-fiber grating optic sensors

Zhang, L., Zhang, W. & Bennion, I., 27 Mar 2008, Fiber Optic Sensors. Yin, S., Ruffin, P. B. & Yu, F. T. S. (eds.). US: CRC Press, Vol. 2nd edition. p. 109-162 54 p. (Optical Science and Engineering Series).

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Locomotion control of a hexapod by Turing patterns

Pavone, M., Stich, M. & Streibl, B., 1 Jan 2008, CISM International Centre for Mechanical Sciences, Courses and Lectures. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 213-219 7 p. (CISM International Centre for Mechanical Sciences, Courses and Lectures; vol. 500).

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Hexapod
Turing Patterns
Locomotion
Cellular neural networks
Robot

Methodology for the model-driven development of self-managing systems

Calinescu, R. C., May 2008, Proceedings of the 5th conference on Computing frontiers. New York (US): ACM, p. 115-116 2 p.

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Costs

Microchannelled chirped fibre Bragg grating based refractive index sensor formed by femto-second laser processing and HF-etching

Fu, H., Zhou, K., Saffari, P., Mou, C., Zhang, L., He, S. & Bennion, I., 21 Sep 2008, 34th European Conference on Optical Communication, 2008 (ECOC 2008). IEEE, Vol. 3.

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microchannels
Bragg gratings
etching
refractivity
fibers

Monthly evapotranspiration coefficients of large reed bed habitats in the united kingdom

Read, K. E., Hedges, P. D. & Fermor, P. M., 1 Dec 2008, Wastewater Treatment, Plant Dynamics and Management in Constructed and Natural Wetlands. Springer, p. 99-109 11 p.

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evapotranspiration
lysimeter
habitat
water use
crop

Novel three-component blends based on poly(L-lactide)

Juikham, S., Amass, A. J. & Tighe, B. J., 1 Jan 2008, Smart materials: proceedings. Tunkasiri, T. (ed.). Trans Tech Publications, Vol. 55-57. p. 737-740 4 p. (Advanced Materials Research; no. 55-57).

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Esters
Solubility
Hydroxybutyrates
Polyesters
Cellulose

Occupational Accident Prevention

Booth, R. T. & Boyle, A. J., 14 Jan 2008, Occupational Hygiene, Third Edition. Blackwell, p. 403-419 17 p.

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Outlook and application status of the Rolls-Royce Fuel Cell Systems SOFC

Nichols, D. K., Agnew, G. & Strickland, D., Aug 2008, Power and Energy Society General Meeting - Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century, 2008 IEEE. IEEE, p. 1-3 3 p.

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Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC)
Fuel cells
Energy efficiency
Demonstrations
Testing

Parallel geostatistics for sparse and dense datasets

Ingram, B. R. & Cornford, D., 2008, geoENV VII – Geostatistics for Environmental Applications. Springer, Vol. 16. p. 371-381 11 p.

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Maximum likelihood
Maximum likelihood estimation
Sensors
Parallel algorithms
Personal computers

Pattern competition in homogeneously heated fluid layers

Cartland Glover, G. & Generalis, S. C., May 2008, Eurotherm 2008: 5th European Thermal-Sciences Conference 18-22 May 2008. Stoffels, G. M. M., van der Meer, T. H. & van Steenhoven, A. A. (eds.). Eindhoven (NL): Eindhoven University of Technology, p. THP_18

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fluids
Grashof number
hexagons
Fourier analysis
heating

Polarisation mode coupling of excessively tilted fibre Bragg gratings with directional transverse loading

Suo, R., Chen, X. F., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 16 May 2008, 19th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors. Sampson, D., Collins, S., Oh, K. & Yamauchi, R. (eds.). SPIE, 4 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7004).

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transverse loads
coupled modes
Bragg gratings
fibers
polarization

Profiling and Tracing Stakeholder Needs

Sawyer, P., Gacitua, R. & Stone, A., 2008, INNOVATIONS FOR REQUIREMENT ANALYSIS. FROM STAKEHOLDERS? NEEDS TO FORMAL DESIGNS. Springer, Vol. 5320. p. 196-213 18 p. (LNCS; vol. 5320).

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Open Access

Projection and interpolation based techniques for structured and impulsive noise filtering

Lamichhane, B. & Rebollo - Neira, L., 1 Oct 2008, New Signal Processing Research. Maeda, T. (ed.). Nova science, p. 127-158 32 p.

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Impulse noise
Interpolation
Signal processing
Image processing

Radial deformation measurement of a cylinder under compression using multicore fibre

Fender, A., MacPherson, W. N., Maier, R. R. J., Barton, J. S., Jones, J. D. C., Ellis, K. S., Leppard, C. L., Blackwell, P. G., Miller, J. R., Jones, B. J. S., McCulloch, S., Chen, X. F., Suo, R. & Zhang, L., 16 May 2008, 19th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors. Sampson, D., Collins, S., Oh, K. & Yamauchi, R. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 7004. 4 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 7004).

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Compaction
fibers
axial strain
Fibers
sensors

Range of validity of weakly non-linear theory in Rayleigh-Bénard convection

Generalis, S. C. & Fujimura, K., 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. NCV_2

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convective flow
Rayleigh number
Prandtl number
Navier-Stokes equation
newton

Reconstruction of acoustically sound-hard obstacles from the far field using a boundary integral equation method

Ivanyshyn, O. & Johansson, B. T., 2008, Advanced topics in scattering and biomedical engineering: proceedings of the 8th international workshop on mathematical methods in scattering theory and biomedical engineering. Charalambopoulos, A., Fotiadis, D. I. & Polyzos, D. (eds.). London (UK): World Scientific, p. 47-56 10 p.

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Second international workshop on models@run.time

Bencomo, N., France, R. & Blair, G., 2008, Models in software engineering: workshops and symposia at MoDELS 2007, Nashville, TN, USA, September 30 - October 5, 2007, reports and revised selected papers. Giese, H. (ed.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 206-211 6 p. (Lecture notes in computer science; no. 5002).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

engineering
city

Service-Centric Systems and Requirements Engineering

Baresi, L., Maiden, N. & Sawyer, P., 2008, RE '08: Proceedings of the 2008 16th IEEE International Requirements Engineering Conference. IEEE, p. 305 1 p.

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Requirements engineering
Systems engineering
Web services
Engineers

Simultaneous temperature and strain measurement with enhanced resolution up to 20 times by using a compact hybrid optical waveguide Bragg grating

Zhou, K., Chen, X. F., Webb, D. J., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Oct 2008, Asia Optical Fiber Communication and Optoelectronic Exposition and Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD). Optical Society of America, p. paper SuR1

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Bragg gratings
Strain measurement
Optical waveguides
Temperature measurement
Optical fibers

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

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 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 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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Teaching
Students
Taxonomies
Computer program listings
Network protocols

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

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

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

Transport, Handling and Storage of Biomass Derived Fast Pyrolysis Liquid

Peacocke, G. V. C. & Bridgwater, A. V., 7 Apr 2008, Progress in Thermochemical Biomass Conversion. Bridgwater, A. V. (ed.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 1482-1499 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

United Nations
Biomass
Pyrolysis
Liquids
Product Packaging

Two-axis accelerometer based on multicore fibre Bragg gratings

Fender, A., MacPherson, W. N., Maier, R. R. J., Barton, J. S., George, D. S., Howden, R. I., Smith, G. W., Jones, B. J. S., McCulloch, S., Chen, X., Suo, R., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 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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Fiber Bragg gratings
accelerometers
Accelerometers
Bragg gratings
fibers

UncertML: an XML schema for exchanging uncertainty

Williams, M., Cornford, D., Bastin, L. & Ingram, B. R., Apr 2008, Proceedings of the GIS Research UK 16th Annual Conference GISRUK 2008. Manchester Metropolitan University, p. 275-279 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

metadata
GIS
decision making
geometry
resource

When to Adapt? Identification of Problem Domains for Adaptive Systems

Welsh, K. & Sawyer, P., 2008, REFSQ '08: Proceedings of the 14th international conference on Requirements Engineering. Springer, p. 198-203 6 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5025).

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Adaptive systems
Identification (control systems)
2007

A Faceted Approach to Service Specification

Walkerdine, J., Hutchinson, J., Sawyer, P., Dobson, G. & Onditi, V., May 2007, Internet and Web Applications and Services, 2007. ICIW '07. Second International Conference on. p. 20 1 p.

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Specifications

Degradation of polymer-cement composites

Short, N. R., 1 Jun 2007, Durability of Concrete and Cement Composites. Elsevier, p. 364-390 27 p.

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DNA hybridisation biosensor based on dual-peak long-period grating

Chen, X. F., Zhou, K., Hughes, M. D., Davies, E., Zhang, L., Hine, A. V., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., Oct 2007, Optical Fiber Communication and Optoelectronics Conference, 2007 Asia. IEEE, p. 87-89 3 p. 4410712

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Reusability
Biomolecules
Biosensors
DNA
Fibers

Long-period fibre grating based biosensor for detection of DNA hybridisation

Chen, X. F., Hughes, M. D., Zhou, K., Davies, E., Zhang, L., Hine, A. V. & Bennion, I., Sep 2007, Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides, OSA Technical Digest (CD). Optical Society of America, p. paper BTuE4

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

bioinstrumentation
deoxyribonucleic acid
gratings
fibers
probes

Public procurement: an introduction

Knight, L., Harland, C. M. & Telgen, J., 7 Jun 2007, Public Procurement: international cases and commentary. Knight, L., Harland, C., Telgen, J., Thai, K. V., Callender, G. & McKen, K. (eds.). Abingdon (UK): Routledge, p. 1-15 15 p.

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Public procurement: An introduction

Knight, L., Harland, C., Telgen, J. & Caldwell, N., 1 Jan 2007, Public Procurement: International Cases and Commentary. Knight, L., Harland, C., Telgen, J., Thai, K. V., Callender, G. & McKen, K. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, Vol. 9780203815250. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Public procurement
Outliers
Industry
Singapore
Private sector

Public procurement in perspective

Telgen, J., Harland, C. & Knight, L., 7 Jun 2007, Public procurement: international cases and commentary. Knight, L., Harland, C., Telgen, J., Thai, K. V., Callender, G. & McKen, K. (eds.). Abingdon (UK): Routledge, p. 16-24 9 p.

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Realisation of single polarisation state of fibre ring laser by utilising intracavity 45° tilted fibre Bragg grating

Mou, C., Chen, X. F., Zhou, K., Zhang, L., Bennion, I., Fu, S. & Dong, X., Sep 2007, Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides, OSA Technical Digest (CD). Optical Society of America, p. Paper JWA46

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ring lasers
Bragg gratings
fiber lasers
fibers
polarization

Re-engineering the supply chain: making SCM work for you

Sweeney, E., 1 Sep 2007, Perspectives on supply chain management and logistics: creating competitive organisations in the 21st Century. Sweeney, E. (ed.). Blackhall, p. 295-306 12 p.

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Refractometer based on a liquid core FBG device

Zhou, K., Lai, Y., Chen, X. F., Sugden, K., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 2 Sep 2007, Nonlinear Photonics. Optical Society of America, paper JWBPDP4. (OSA Technical Digest).

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refractometers
slots
Bragg gratings
etching
refractivity

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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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 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 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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Understanding supply chain management

Sweeney, E., 1 Sep 2007, Perspectives on supply chain management and logistics: creating competitive organisations in the 21st Century. Sweeney, E. (ed.). Blackhall, p. 27-72 46 p.

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Visualizing the Analysis of Dynamically Adaptive Systems Using i* and DSLs

Sawyer, P., Bencomo, N., Hughes, D., Grace, P., Goldsby, H. J. & Cheng, B. H. C., 2007, Requirements Engineering Visualization, 2007. REV 2007. Second International Workshop on. IEEE, p. 3 1 p.

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DSL
Adaptive systems
Alarm systems
Rivers
2006

An Australasian study of reading and comprehension skills in novice programmers, using the bloom and SOLO taxonomies

Whalley, J. L., Lister, R., Thompson, E., Clear, T., Robbins, P., Ajith Kumar, P. K. & Prasad, C., 2006, Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology Series. Vol. 52. p. 243-252 10 p.

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Taxonomies
Students

Design and fabrication of fibre Bragg gratings with V-shaped dispersion profile for multi-channel signal processing

Turitsyna, E. G., Shu, X. & Bennion, I., 2006, European Conference on Optical Communications, 2006: ECOC 2006. IEEE, Vol. 4. p. 155-156 2 p.

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Bragg gratings
signal processing
fabrication
fibers
profiles