Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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2011

Dynamic variability in adaptive systems

Chitchyan, R., Morin, B., Fleurey, F., Bencomo, N., Solberg, A. & Genssler, T., 2011, Aspect-oriented, model-driven software product lines: the AMPLE way. Rashid, A., Royer, J-C. & Rummler, A. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 347-377 31 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Adaptive systems
Personal digital assistants
Hardware

Functional ceramic hollow fibre membranes for catalytic membrane reactors and solid oxide fuel cells

Wu, Z. T., Othman, M. H. D., Kingsbury, B. F. K. & Li, K., Aug 2011, Advanced Membrane Science and Technology for Sustainable Energy and Environmental Applications. Elsevier, p. 496-540 45 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ceramic fibers
Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC)
Membranes
Extrusion
Methane

Impacts of flood hazards on small and medium companies: strategies for property level protection and business continuity

Ingirige, B. & Wedawatta, G., 12 Aug 2011, Flood hazards: impacts and responses for the built environment. Lamond, J., Booth, C., Hammond, F. & Proverbs, D. (eds.). Boca Raton, FL (US): CRC Press, p. 269-280 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

small and medium-sized enterprise
hazard
natural hazard
flooding
physical science

Inorganic Hollow Fibre Membranes for Chemical Reaction

Kingsbury, B. F. K., Wu, Z. & Li, K., 4 Jan 2011, Membranes for Membrane Reactors: Preparation, Optimization and Selection. John Wiley and Sons Inc., p. 117-153 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Chemical reactions
Membranes
Fibers

Mass transfer in fluidized bed drying of moist particulate

Makkawi, Y. & Ocone, R., 11 Feb 2011, Mass transfer in multiphase systems and its applications. El-Amin, M. (ed.). InTech

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
mass transfer
food industry
gas flow
gas
heat transfer

On non-orthogonal signal representation

Rebollo-Neira, L., 1 Jan 2011, New Topics in Mathematical Physics Research. Nova Science Publishers Inc, p. 205-239 35 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

redundancy
compressing
approximation

Polymer optical fibre based sensors

Kalli, K. & Webb, D. J., 4 Apr 2011, Advanced fiber optics: concepts and technology. Thévenaz, L. (ed.). EPFL Press, 300 p. (Engineering Sciences: Electrical Engineering).

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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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

File
Supply chain integration
Supply chain management
Innovation
Paradigm
Integrated

Upgrading biomass fast pyrolysis liquids

Bridgwater, A. V., Mar 2011, Thermochemical processing of biomass: Conversion into fuels, chemicals and power. Brown, R. C. (ed.). Wiley, 352 p. (Wiley Series in Renewable Resource).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biomass
Pyrolysis
Liquids
Synthesis gas
Biofuels

Warehouse technologies in retail operations: the case of voice picking

Matopoulos, A., 17 Mar 2011, Intelligent agrifood chains and networks. Bourlakis, M., Vlachos, I. P. & Zeimpekis, V. (eds.). Chichester (UK): Blackwell, p. 195-207 13 p.

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Wound healing studies and interfacial phenomena: use and relevance of the corneal model

Mann, A. M. & Tighe, B. J., 21 Jun 2011, Advanced wound repair therapies. Farrar, D. (ed.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 284-320 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biocompatible Materials
Wound Healing
Wounds and Injuries
Bandages
Biochemical Phenomena
2012

Layered Double Hydroxides as Potential Sorbents for Water Remediation.

Koilraj, P., C. Manayil, J. & Srinivasan, K., Nov 2012, Application of Adsorbents for Water Pollution Control. Bhatnagar, A. (ed.). Bentham, p. 153-237

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Hydroxides
Sorbents
Remediation
Anions
Water

Organisational Culture and Climate Change Driven Construction

Ankrah, N. A. & Manu, P. A., 9 Mar 2012, Solutions to Climate Change Challenges in the Built Environment. Booth, C. A., Hammond, F. N., Lamond, J. E. & Proverbs, D. G. (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell

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Sensor stream reduction

Aquino, A. L. L., Filho, P. R. S., Wanner, E. F. & Rabelo, R. A., Dec 2012, Intelligent sensor networks: the integration of sensor networks, signal processing and machine learning. Hu, F. & Hao, Q. (eds.). Boca Raton, FL (US): CRC Press, p. 329-349 21 p.

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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).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Requirements engineering
Processing

Using an infra-red sensor to measure the dynamic behaviour of N2O gas escaping through different sized holes

Slade, A., Vorstius, J., Gonçalves, D. & Thomson, G., 29 Mar 2012, Technologies for medical sciences. Jorge, R. M. N., Tavares, J. M. R. S., Pinotti Barbosa, M. & Slade, A. P. (eds.). Springer, p. 159-177 19 p. (Lecture Notes in Computational Vision and Biomechanics; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Leakage (fluid)
Chemical sensors
Infrared radiation
Sensors
Gases
2013

A causal model of the influence of pre-construction decision-making on accident causation

Manu, P. A., Ankrah, N. A., Subashini, S. & Proverbs, D., 1 Feb 2013, A Compendium of International Real Estate and Construction Issues. Nova Science Publishers Inc, Vol. 1. p. 53-68 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Causal model
Causation
Construction project
Decision making
Accidents

How much force?

Hainsworth, S. V., 1 Jan 2013, Essentials of Autopsy Practice: Innovations, Updates and Advances in Practice. Springer, p. 151-170 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Weapons
Wounds and Injuries
Skin

Modeling personalised adaptive systems

Sutcliffe, A. & Sawyer, P., 2013, Advanced Information Systems Engineering. Springer, p. 178-192 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 7908).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Adaptive systems
Taxonomies
Specifications

Monte carlo modeling of photon migration for the needs of biomedical optics and biophotonics

Meglinski, I. & Doronin, A., 23 Jul 2013, Advanced Biophotonics: Tissue Optical Sectioning. CRC Press, p. 1-72 72 p.

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Requirements elicitation: towards the unknown unknowns

Sutcliffe, A. & Sawyer, P., 2013, Proceedings of the 21st IEEE International Conference on Requirements Engineering (RE?13). IEEE, p. 92-104 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

prioritization
modeling
product

Reti Agroalimentari Alternative

Translated title of the contribution: Alternative Agrifood NetworksVolpentesta, A. P., Della Gala, M. & Filice, G., 2013, Reti agroalimentari. Aspetti organizzativi, tecnologici e di marketing. Cosenza (IT), Vol. 3. p. 145-215 69 p. (Business & Innovazione).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Unpacking tacit knowledge for requirements engineering

Gervasi, V., Gacitua, R., Rouncefield, M., Sawyer, P., Kof, L., Li, M., Piwek, P., De Roeck, A., Willis, A., Hui, Y. & Nuseibeh, B., 2013, Managing requirements knowledge. Springer, p. 23-47 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Tacit knowledge
Requirements engineering
Communication
Software
Common features
2014

Adsorption Refrigeration

Rezk, A., Elsayed, A., Mahmoud, S. & Al-dadah, R., 2014, Advances in Engineering Research. Nova Science Publishers Inc, Vol. 8. p. 21-64 43 p. (Advances in Engineering Research; vol. 8).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Refrigeration
Refrigerants
Adsorption
Sorption
Waste heat

A Semantic Deconstruction of Session Types

Bartoletti, M., Scalas, A. & Zunino, R., 2014, International Conference on Concurrency Theory. Springer, Vol. 8704. p. 402-418 (CONCUR 2014 – Concurrency Theory; vol. 8704).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Semantics

Computational self-awareness and learning machines

Lewis, P. R., 2014, The Computer After Me: Awareness and Self-Awareness in Autonomic Systems. World Scientific, p. 267-280 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Learning systems

Dermal component-based optical modeling of skin translucency: Impact on skin color

Meglinski, I., Doronin, A., Bashkatov, A. N., Genina, E. A. & Tuchin, V. V., 31 Jul 2014, Computational Biophysics of the Skin. p. 25-61 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Dynamic reconfiguration of component-based systems: A feature reification approach

Clark, T., Barn, B. S. & Kulkarni, V., 30 Jun 2014, Handbook of Research on Architectural Trends in Service-Driven Computing. IGI Global, Vol. 1. p. 76-102 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Service oriented architecture (SOA)
Topology
Industry

Markets and clouds: Adaptive and resilient computational resource allocation inspired by economics

Lewis, P. R., Faniyi, F., Bahsoon, R. & Yao, X., 23 Jun 2014, Adaptive, Dynamic, and Resilient Systems. Suri, N. & Cabri, G. (eds.). CRC Press, p. 285-318 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Resource allocation
Economics
Adaptive systems
Large scale systems

Modelling, simulation, and analysis for enterprise architecture

Clark, T., Barn, B. & Kulkarni, V., 31 Aug 2014, Handbook of Research on Innovations in Systems and Software Engineering. IGI Global, p. 202-236 35 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Computer simulation
Industry

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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Extremities
Homicide
Wales
Police
England
2015

Advances in ceramic membranes for water treatment

Lee, M., Wu, Z. & Li, K., 3 Mar 2015, Advances in Membrane Technologies for Water Treatment: Materials, Processes and Applications. Elsevier, p. 43-82 40 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ceramic membranes
Water treatment
ceramics
water treatment
membrane

Catalytic Pyrolysis of Biomass for Transportation Fuels

Lappas, A. A., Kalogiannis, K. G., Iliopoulou, E. F., Triantafyllidis, K. S. & Stefanidis, S. D., 18 Dec 2015, Advances in Bioenergy: The Sustainability Challenge. Wiley-Blackwell, p. 45-56 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biomass
Pyrolysis
Catalysts
Catalyst deactivation
Alkalinity

Dementia and social sustainability: challenges for software engineering

Sawyer, P., Sutcliffe, A. G. S., Rayson, P. E. & Bull, C. N., May 2015, Proceedings of the 37th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE '15 ). IEEE, p. 527-530 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Sustainable development
Software engineering
Monitoring
Health

Eigenvalue communications in nonlinear fiber channels

Prilepsky, J. E. & Turitsyn, S. K., 24 Nov 2015, Odyssey of light in nonlinear optical fibers: theory and applications. Porsezian, K. & Ganapathy, R. (eds.). Boca Raton, FL (US): CRC Press, p. 459-490 31 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fibers
Communication
Communication systems
Optical communication
Single mode fibers

Element characteristic tolerance for semi-batch fixed bed biomass pyrolysis

Lim, C. H., Mohammed, I. Y., Abakr, Y. A., Kabir Kazi, F., Yusup, S. & Lam, H. L., 1 Oct 2015, Chemical engineering transactions. Varbanov, P. S., Klemeš, J. J., Wan Alwi, S. R., Yong, J. Y. & Liu, X. (eds.). Milano (IT): AIDIC, p. 1285-1290 6 p. (Chemical engineering transactions; vol. 45).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Feedstocks
Oils
Biomass
Pyrolysis
Ashes

Energy harvest: A possible solution to the open field stubble burning in Punjab, India

Sagi, S., Patel, A. R., Berry, R. F. & Singh, H., 1 Jan 2015, Biomass and Biofuels: Advanced Biorefineries for Sustainable Production and Distribution. Jose, S. & Bhaskar, T. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 183-197 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

stubble
Crops
India
rice
Triticum

From click to cognition: Detecting cognitive decline through daily computer use

Stringer, G., Sawyer, P., Sutcliffe, A. & Leroi, I., 22 Dec 2015, The Preservation of Memory. Bruno, D. (ed.). p. 93-103 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Organic Materials in Biomass

Alaswad, A., Benyounis, K. Y., Algoul, O., Dassisti, M. & Olabi, A. G., 30 Nov 2015, Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering. Elsevier

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biomass
Bioconversion
Manures
Algae
Fossil fuels

PEM Fuel Cell Cost Analysis during the Period (1998–2014)

Alaswad, A., Olabi, A. G., Palumbo, A. & Dassisti, M., 30 Nov 2015, Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering. Elsevier

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFC)
Fuel cells
Electric vehicles
Costs
Industry

Polymer fiber bragg grating sensors and their applications

Webb, D. J., 2 Mar 2015, Optical Fiber Sensors: Advanced Techniques and Applications. CRC Press, p. 257-276 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
fibers
Fibers
sensors

Progress in the development of mesoporous solid acid and base catalysts for converting carbohydrates into platform chemicals

Tai, Z., Lee, A. F. & Wilson, K., 25 Sep 2015, Reaction pathways and mechanisms in thermocatalytic biomass conversion I: cellulose structure, depolymerization and conversion by heterogeneous catalysts. Schlaf, M. & Zhang, Z. C. (eds.). Singapore: Springer, p. 123-169 47 p. (Green Chemistry and Sustainable Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fructose
Carbohydrates
Cellulose
Glucose
cellulose

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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2016

An Overview of Optical Wireless Communications

Ghassemlooy, Z., Uysal, M., Khalighi, M. A., Ribeiro, V., Moll, F., Zvanovec, S. & Belmonte, A., 26 Aug 2016, Optical Wireless Communications. Signals and Communication Technology. Springer, p. 1-23 (Optical Wireless Communications).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Communication
Space optics
Communication systems
Bandwidth

Bioplastics: New Routes, New Products

Ross, G., Ross, S. & Tighe, B. J., 11 Oct 2016, Brydson's Plastics Materials: Eighth Edition. Elsevier, p. 631-652 22 p. Chapter 23

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Plastics
Polyethylene Terephthalates
Acids
Biodegradation
Carbon Dioxide

Catalytic fast pyrolysis for improved liquid quality

Banks, S. W. & Bridgwater, A. V., 2016, Handbook of biofuels production: processes and technologies. Luque, R., Lin, C. S. K., Wilson, K. & Clark, J. (eds.). 2nd ed. Elsevier, p. 391-429 39 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pyrolysis
Liquids
Biomass
Catalysts
Climate change

Combining data mining and text mining for detection of early stage dementia: the SAMS framework

Bull, C. N., Asfiandy, D., Gledson, A., Mellor, J., Couth, S., Stringer, G., Rayson, P. E., Sutcliffe, A. G. S., Keane, J., Zeng, X-J., Burns, A., Leroi, I., Ballard, C. & Sawyer, P. H., 23 May 2016, Resources and ProcessIng of linguistic and extra-linguistic Data from people with various forms of cognitive/psychiatric impairments (RaPID '16) workshop. p. 35-40 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Electronic mail
Data mining

Combining mouse and keyboard events with higher level desktop actions to detect mild cognitive impairment

Gledson, A., Asfiandy, D., Mellor, J., Omer Faraj Ba-Dhfari, T., Stringer, G., Couth, S., Burns, A., Leroi, I., Zeng, X-J., Keane, J., Bull, C. N., Rayson, P. E., Sutcliffe, A. G. S. & Sawyer, P. H., 4 Oct 2016, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (ICHI). IEEE

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Security of data
Experiments
Monitoring