Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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Prediction of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation

Woodcock, D. & Nabney, I. T., 2005, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Medicine and Healthcare (CIMED2005). Plymouth: BIOPATTERN Network of Excellence, p. 376-382 7 p.

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Time series
Classifiers
Entropy
Neural networks

Production of biodiesel via catalytic upgrading and refining of sustainable oleagineous feedstocks

Tajuddin, N. A., Lee, A. F. & Wilson, K., 2016, Handbook of biofuels production: processes and technologies. Luque, R., Lin, C. S. K., Wilson, K. & Clark, J. (eds.). 2nd ed. Elsevier, p. 121-164 44 p.

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Biodiesel
Feedstocks
Refining
Crops
Catalysts

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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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).

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Fructose
Carbohydrates
Cellulose
Glucose
cellulose

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

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.

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Public procurement
Outliers
Industry
Singapore
Private sector

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 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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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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Pyrolysis of Solid Biomass: Basics, Processes and Products

Bridgwater, A. V., 20 Jul 2018, Energy from Organic Materials (Biomass): A Volume in the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology, Second Edition. Kaltschmitt, M. (ed.). Springer, p. 1221-1250 Chapter 984

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Biomass
Pyrolysis
Biofuels
Raw materials
Oils

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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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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QuiltGAN: An Adversarially Trained, Procedural Algorithm for Texture Generation

Arantes, R. B., Vogiatzis, G. & Faria, D., 23 Nov 2019, Computer Vision Systems - 12th International Conference, ICVS 2019, Proceedings. Tzovaras, D., Giakoumis, D., Vincze, M. & Argyros, A. (eds.). Vol. Volume 11754 LNCS. p. 423-432 10 p. Chapter 38. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 11754 LNCS).

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Texture
Textures
Discriminators
Facades
Image resolution

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

Raman Fiber Laser–Based Amplification in Telecommunications

Tan, M., 25 Jul 2018, Optical Amplifiers - A Few Different Dimensions. Choudhury, P. K. (ed.). InTech, p. 67-82 16 p.

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Raman lasers
fiber lasers
telecommunication
fibers
noise intensity

Random distributed feedback Raman fiber lasers

Babin, S. A., Kablukov, S. I., Zlobina, E. A., Podivilov, E. V., Abdullina, S. R., Lobach, I. A., Kuznetsov, A. G., Vatnik, I. D., Churkin, D. V. & Turitsyn, S. K., 7 Oct 2017, Springer Series in Optical Sciences. Springer, Vol. 207. p. 273-354 82 p. (Springer Series in Optical Sciences; vol. 207).

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Fiber lasers
Feedback
Q switching
Pumping (laser)
High power lasers

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

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

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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Recursive self-organizing map as a contractive iterative function system

Tiňo, P., Farkaš, I. & van Mourik, J., 20 Jun 2005, Intelligent Data Engineering and Automated Learning - IDEAL 2005. Gallagher, M., Hogan, J. & Maire, F. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 327-334 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3578).

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Self organizing maps
Data structures
Dynamical systems
Processing

Recycling of Plastics for Low Cost Construction

Oyinlola, M. & Whitehead, T., 15 May 2019, Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering. Elsevier

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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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Reference scenarios for self-aware computing

Kephart, J. O., Maggio, M., Diaconescu, A., Giese, H., Hoffmann, H., Kounev, S., Koziolek, A., Lewis, P., Robertsson, A. & Spinner, S., 21 Feb 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 87-106 20 p.

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Sorting

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

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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Remanufacturing and Whole-Life Costing of Lightweight Components

Xu, Y., Sanchez, J. F. & Njuguna, J., 19 Feb 2016, Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport: Design, Manufacturing, Analysis and Performance. Elsevier, p. 373-383 11 p. Chapter 15

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Costs

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.

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prioritization
modeling
product

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).

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Adaptive systems
Specifications
Large scale systems

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).

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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

Rice husk and kenaf fiber reinforced polypropylene biocomposites

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

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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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File
kriging
decision making
sensor
variogram
extreme event

Rule induction for data exploration

Nabney, I. T. & Grasl, O., 1991, Proceedings of Avignon 91: Expert systems and their applications. EC2 et Cie, Vol. 1. p. 329-341 13 p.

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Cluster analysis
Learning systems
Experiments

Scope of System for Analysis

Thornley, P., 1 Dec 2017, Greenhouse Gas Balances of Bioenergy Systems. Elsevier, p. 43-53 11 p.

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Greenhouse gases
Land use
Life cycle

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).

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engineering
city

Self-adaptation in Collective Self-aware Computing Systems

Kephart, J. O., Diaconescu, A., Giese, H., Robertsson, A., Abdelzaher, T., Lewis, P., Filieri, A., Esterle, L. & Frey, S., 21 Feb 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 401-435 35 p.

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Self-aware computing systems: Open challenges and future research directions

Birke, R., Cámara, J., Chen, L. Y., Esterle, L., Geihs, K., Gelenbe, E., Giese, H., Robertsson, A. & Zhu, X., 21 Feb 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Kounev, S., Kephart, J., Milenkoski, A. & Zhu, X. (eds.). Springer International Publishing AG, p. 709-722 14 p.

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Open systems

Self-aware computing systems: related concepts and research areas

Cámara, J., Bellman, K. L., Kephart, J. O., Autili, M., Bencomo, N., Diaconescu, A., Giese, H., Götz, S., Inverardi, P., Kounev, S. & Tivoli, M., 1 Jan 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 17-49 33 p.

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Adaptive systems
Artificial intelligence

Self-mixing-based demodulation technique for dynamic fiber Bragg grating strain sensors

Seat, H. C., Wang, Y., Hu, W., Bosch, T., Chen, X. F. & Zhang, L., 24 Apr 2006, Proceedings of the IEEE : Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, 2006. IMTC 2006. IEEE, p. 2060-2065 6 p.

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demodulation
Bragg gratings
fibers
sensors
strain measurement

Self-modeling and self-awareness

Bellman, K. L., Landauer, C., Nelson, P., Bencomo, N., Götz, S., Lewis, P. & Esterle, L., 21 Feb 2017, Self-Aware Computing Systems. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 279-304 26 p.

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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

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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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

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

Simple Gallager codes for BSC

Kabashima, Y. & Saad, D., Jun 1999, Proceedings of the international workshop on soft computing in industry '99. IEEE, p. 136-140 5 p.

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Decoding
Channel capacity
Tensors
Temperature

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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Open Access
File
Bragg gratings
Strain measurement
Optical waveguides
Temperature measurement
Optical fibers

Small-Size Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries: An Environmental Sustainability Analysis via LCA

L’abbate, P., Dassisti, M. & Olabi, A. G., 15 Dec 2018, Small-Size Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries: An Environmental Sustainability Analysis via LCA. Springer, p. 61-78 (Life Cycle Assessment of Energy Systems and Sustainable Energy Technologies).

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Vanadium
Energy storage
Sustainable development
Electrolytes
Land fill

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