Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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Efficiency enhancement of components based on Talbot effect

Denisov, G. G., Fedorova, K. A., Danilov, Y. Y., Kuzikov, S. V. & Shmelev, M. Y., Sep 2006, Joint 31st International Conference on Infrared Millimeter Waves and 14th International Conference on Teraherz Electronics, 2006: IRMMW-THz 2006. IEEE, p. 269 1 p.

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waveguides
augmentation
impedance
rectangular waveguides
cross sections

Highly birefringent long period gratings fabricated with femtosecond laser

Dubov, M., Allsop, T. D. P., Martínez, A., Mezentsev, V. & Bennion, I., 5 Mar 2006, Optical Fiber Communication Conference, 2006 and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference. OFC 2006. Optical Society of America, paper OWI50. (Technical digest).

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infrared lasers
attenuation
gratings
laser beams
fibers

In-fibre twist sensor based on TFBG structures

Chen, X. F., Zhou, K., Suo, R., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Oct 2006, Optical Fiber Sensors, OSA Technical Digest (CD). Optical Society of America, p. 383-386 4 p.

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fibers
sensors
Bragg gratings
torsion
sensitivity

Is a Dominant Service-Centric Sector Good for Diversity of Provision?

Hutchinson, J., Sawyer, P. & Walkerdine, J., Sep 2006, SOCCER '06 Proceedings of the Service-Oriented Computing: Consequences for Engineering Requirements. IEEE

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Consumer services
Safeguards
Consumer choice
Service-oriented
Service provider

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

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

Visual data mining: integrating machine learning with information visualization

Maniyar, D. M. & Nabney, I. T., 20 Aug 2006, Workshop on Multimedia Data Mining “Merging Multimedia and Data Mining Research”. Zhang, Z., Masseglia, F., Jain, R. & Del Bimbo, A. (eds.). ACM, p. 143-152 10 p.

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Data mining
Learning systems
Visualization
User interfaces
Interfaces (computer)

Visual data mining using principled projection algorithms and information visualization techniques

Maniyar, D. M. & Nabney, I. T., 16 Oct 2006, Proceedings of the Twelfth ACM SIGKDD international conference on knowledge discovery and data mining. New York (US): ACM, Vol. 2006. p. 643-648 6 p.

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Data mining
Visualization
Learning systems
Computational complexity
2005

Broad bandwidth, high extinction ratio in-fiber polarizers based on radiation mode coupling using 45º titled fibre Bragg gratings

Zhou, K., Chen, X. F., Simpson, G., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Jul 2005, Proceedings: 30th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology. Optical Society of America, p. 387-389 3 p.

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Co-propagating cladding modes coupling assisted by tilted Bragg grating with large tilting angle

Zhou, K., Chen, X. F., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Sep 2005, 31st European Conference on Optical Communication, 2005. ECOC 2005. IEEE, Vol. 2. p. 317-318 2 p.

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coupled modes
Bragg gratings
gratings
spectral sensitivity
refractivity

Electronic purchasing consortia: a future procurement direction

Huber, B., Sweeney, E. & Smyth, A., Feb 2005, Sourcing decision management. Ancarani, A. & Raffa, M. (eds.). Roma (IT), p. 263-282 20 p. (Ingegneria economico - gestionale).

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Evaluating the effectiveness of Bayesian feature selection

Nabney, I. T., Evans, D. J., Brule, Y. & Gordon, C., 2005, Applications of probabilistic modelling in medical informatics and bioinformatics. Dybowski, R., Husmeier, D. & Roberts, S. J. (eds.). Springer, p. 371-389 19 p. (Advanced information and knowledge processing).

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Feature extraction
Neural networks
Medical applications
Electrocardiography
Pattern recognition

Forward cladding modes coupling assisted by tilted grating with large tilting angle

Zhou, K., Zhang, L., Chen, X. F. & Bennion, I., Jul 2005, OSA Proceedings. Optical Society of America, p. 73-75 3 p.

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High extinction ratio in-fibre polarizer based on a 45º titled fibre Bragg grating

Zhou, K., Chen, X. F., Simpson, A. G., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Mar 2005, Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and The National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, Technical Digest (CD). San Francisco, CA, USA: Optical Society of America, p. paper OME22

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polarizers
Bragg gratings
extinction
fibers
polarization

Highly sensitive optical chemsensor based on long-period grating in etched D-fibre with temperature compensation

Chen, X. F., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 30 Mar 2005, Proceedings of PREP2005: Postgraduate Research Conference in Electronics, Photonics, Communications and Networks, and Computing Science. p. 82-83 2 p.

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Implementation of high-sensitivity optical biosensors using lightly etched dual-peak LPGs

Chen, X. F., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Jul 2005, OSA Proceedings. Optical Society of America, p. 86-88 3 p.

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Implementation of optical fibre sensors with low thermal cross-sensitivity utilising ex-45° tilting grating structures

Zhou, K., Zhang, L., Chen, X. F., Suo, R. & Bennion, I., 23 Oct 2005, Optical Fiber Sensors, OSA Technical Digest (CD). Optical Society of America, TuD3

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Fiber optic sensors
Fiber Bragg gratings
Refractive index
Polarization
Hot Temperature

In fibre polarisers based on 45º tilted Bragg gratings

Zhou, K., Simpson, G., Chen, X. F., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Oct 2005, Proceesding: Institute of Physics Meeting. Institute of Physics

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Method for characterisation of weakly guiding waveguides by measuring mode field diameter

Dubov, M., Mezentsev, V. & Bennion, I., 1 Dec 2005, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest. IEEE, p. 565 1 p. 1568342

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Waveguides
Single mode fibers
Wavelength

Optical chemsensor based on different mode response of tilted Bragg grating in multimode fiber

Chen, X. F., Zhao, D., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Jul 2005, Proceedings: 30th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology. Optical Society of America, p. 192-194 3 p.

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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

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

Vector bending sensors based on fiber bragg gratings inscribed by an infrared femtosecond laser

Martínez, A., Lai, Y., Dubov, M., Khrushchev, I. & Bennion, I., 2005, 2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO. Optical Society of America, Vol. 3. p. 2185-2187 3 p. paper CFH1. (Technical Digest).

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Fiber Bragg gratings
Single mode fibers
Ultrashort pulses
infrared lasers
Bragg gratings
2004

A data structure for improved gp analysis via efficient computation and visualisation of population measures

Ekárt, A. & Gustafson, S., 1 Jan 2004, Genetic programming: 7th European Conference, EuroGP 2004, Coimbra, Portugal, April 5-7, 2004. Proceedings. Keijzer, M., O’Reilly, U-M., Lucas, S., Costa, E. & Soule, T. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 35-46 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science ; vol. 3003).

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Data Structures
Visualization
Hypertree
Genetic Programming
Sufficient

New catalytic materials for clean technology: structure-reactivity relationships in mesoporous solid acid catalysts

Wilson, K., Lee, A. F., Ecormier, M. A., Macquarrie, D. J. & Clark, J. H., 2004, Nanotechnology in catalysis. Zhou, B., Hermans, S. & Somorjai, G. A. (eds.). New York, NY (US): Springer, p. 293-312 20 p. (Nanostructure science and technology; vol. 1).

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2003

Adapting populations of agents

de Wilde, P., Chli, M., Correia, L., Ribeiro, R., Mariano, P., Abramov, V. & Goossenaerts, J., 2003, Adaptive agents and multi-agent systems. Alonso, E., Kudenko, D. & Kazakov, D. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 110-124 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 2636).

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Economics
Niche
Rationale
Software agents

AFM oxidation of Ti for nanoscale IC applications

Hill, D., Sadewasser, S. & Aymerich, X., 1 Jan 2003, Microscopy of Semiconducting Materials 2003. CRC Press, p. 665-668 4 p.

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Atomic force microscopy
Oxidation
Anodic oxidation
Polysilicon
Integrated circuits

Performance measurement based co-ordination of enterprise resource planning systems in a virtual enterprise

Zhang, Y. & Kochhar, A. K., Mar 2003, Computer Aided Production Engineering: Cape 2003. McGeough, J. A. (ed.). London: ICHE BRE, p. 241-250 10 p.

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Enterprise resource planning systems
Performance measurement
Virtual enterprise
Enterprise performance
Business enterprise

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

Transition in internally heated shear flows in a vertical channel

Generalis, S. C. & Nagata, M., 23 Mar 2003, Proceedings of the Eurotherm 74 Seminar on Heat transfer in unsteady and transitional flows. CIP-Data Library Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, p. 117-122 6 p.

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Watermarking of audio signals using independent component analysis

Toch, B., Lowe, D. & Saad, D., 17 Sep 2003, Proceedings of Third International Conference on Web Delivering of Music, 2003. IEEE, p. 71-74 4 p.

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Independent component analysis
Watermarking
Computer simulation
2002

A Sullen Rumble

Wood, M. G., 2002, Wilful Murder: the sinking of the Lusitania. Preston, D. (ed.).

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Independent component analysis for domain independent watermarking

Bounkong, S., Saad, D. & Lowe, D., 1 Jan 2002, Artificial Neural Networks — ICANN 2002. Dorronso, J. R. (ed.). Berlin: Springer, Vol. 2415. p. 510-515 6 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 2415 LNCS).

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Independent component analysis
Independent Component Analysis
Watermarking
Attack
Experiments

Magnetization enumerator for LDPC codes - a statistical physics approach

van Mourik, J., Saad, D. & Kabashima, Y., 2002, Information Theory, 2002. Proceedings. 2002 IEEE International Symposium on. IEEE, p. 256-256 1 p.

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Information theory
Decoding
Magnetization
Physics

Supply chain software: an overview

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

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2001

Error-correcting codes on a Bethe-like lattice

Vicente, R., Saad, D. & Kabashima, Y., Apr 2001, Advances in neural information processing systems. Leen, T. K., Tresp, V. & Dietterich, T. G. (eds.). MIT, Vol. 13. p. 322-328 7 p.

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Free energy
Decoding
Phase transitions
Geometry

Online approximations for wind-field models

Csató, L., Cornford, D. & Opper, M., 1 Jan 2001, Artificial Neural Networks — ICANN 2001. Springer, Vol. 2130. p. 300-307 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

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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

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 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
2000

10 Gbit/s dispersion-managed soliton transmission over 13,400 km in a weak, symmetric non-zero dispersion shifted fiber dispersion map

Harper, P., Alleston, S. B., Forysiak, W. & Doran, N. J., 2000, Pacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO - Technical Digest. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE, p. 237-238 2 p.

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solitary waves
fibers

40-Gbit/s dispersion-managed soliton transmission over 3000 km of standard fiber through optimization of the dispersion map parameters

Govan, D. S., Turitsyn, S. K. & Doran, N. J., 2000, Pacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO - Technical Digest. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE, p. 238-239 2 p.

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solitary waves
optimization
fibers
chirp
pulses
1999

10 Gbit/s OTDM to 4 x 2.5 Gbit/s WDM conversion using an SOA-NOLM, Bragg gratings and a supercontinuum pulse source

Ryan, D. M. & Doran, N., 1999, Nonlinear Guided Waves and their Applications: 1-3 September 1999, Dijon (FR). Washington (US): Optical Society of America, p. 328-330 3 p. (OSA Technical Digest).

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A Bayesian approach to on-line learning

Opper, M. & Winther, O., Jan 1999, On-line learning in neural networks. Saad, D. (ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 363-378 16 p. (Publications of the Newton Institute; vol. 17).

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Neural networks

Incorporating curvature information into on-line learning

Rattray, M. & Saad, D., Jan 1999, On-line learning in neural networks. Saad, D. (ed.). Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 183-207 25 p. (Publications of the Newton Institute).

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Newton-Raphson method
Momentum
Learning algorithms
Statistical mechanics
Multilayer neural networks

Modelling financial time series with switching state space models

Azzouzi, M. & Nabney, I. T., 1999, Proceedings of the IEEE/IAFE 1999 Conference on Computational Intelligence for Financial Engineering. Port Jefferson, NY: IEEE, p. 240-249 10 p.

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Time series
Hidden Markov models
Dynamical systems
Switches

Natural gradient matrix momentum

Scarpetta, S., Rattray, M. & Saad, D., 7 Sep 1999, Ninth International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, ICANN 99. Edinburgh UK: IEEE, Vol. 1. p. 43-48 6 p. (Conference Publication; vol. 470).

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Fisher information matrix
Momentum
Statistical mechanics
Network layers
Costs

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

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

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