Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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The roles, responsibilities and development needs of quality managers in Britain and Australia

Burcher, P., Lee, G. L. & Waddell, D., 2006, Proceedings of POM.

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The role of the hairpin vortex solution on laminar-Turbulent transition of plane couette flow at moderate reynolds number

Itano, T., Generalis, S. C., Ninomiya, T., Sugihara-Seki, M. & Sugihara-Seki, M., 2013, International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena, TSFP 2013. Vol. 3.

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Vortex flow
Reynolds number
Trajectories

The role of supply chain management in Irish enterprise strategy development: a three-dimensional approach

Finn, C. & Sweeney, E., 2004, Enhancing competitive advantage through supply chain innovation: proceedings of the 9th annual conference of the Logistics Research Network. Sweeney, E., Mee, J., Fynes, B., Evangelista, P. & Huber, B. (eds.). p. 183-187 5 p.

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Strategy development
And supply chain management
Supply chain management
Business environment
Economic environment

The role of reflective middleware in supporting flexible security policies

Xu, N., Blair, G. S., Myrvang, P. H., Stabell-Kulø, T. & Grace, P., 1 Dec 2006, GSEM 2006 - 3rd International Conference on Grid Service Engineering and Management, Co-located with the 7th International Conference on Net.ObjectDays 2006, NODe 2006. p. 97-112 16 p.

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Middleware
Computer programming languages
Network protocols
Communication

The role of ontologies in enabling dynamic interoperability

Nundloll, V., Grace, P. & Blair, G. S., 11 Jul 2011, Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems - 11th IFIP WG 6.1 International Conference, DAIS 2011, Proceedings. p. 179-193 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 6723 LNCS).

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Interoperability
Ontology
Middleware
Semantic Interoperability
Computer systems

The role of ontologies in emergent middleware: Supporting interoperability in complex distributed systems

Blair, G. S., Bennaceur, A., Georgantas, N., Grace, P., Issarny, V., Nundloll, V. & Paolucci, M., 23 Dec 2011, Middleware 2011 - ACM/IFIP/USENIX 12th International Middleware Conference, Proceedings. Springer, p. 410-430 21 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7049 LNCS).

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Middleware
Interoperability
Ontology
Distributed Systems
Complex Systems

The Role of models@run.time in Autonomic Systems: keynote

Bencomo, N., 18 Aug 2017, Proceedings - 2017 IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing, ICAC 2017. IEEE, p. 293-294 2 p. 8005363. (2017 IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC)).

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Decision making
Uncertainty

The role of cause-effect link within scientific paper

Cao, M., Sun, X. & Zhuge, H., 11 Jan 2017, Proceedings - 2016 12th International Conference on Semantics, Knowledge and Grids, SKG 2016. Zhuge, H. & Sun, X. (eds.). Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, p. 32-39 8 p. 7815074

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Semantics
Linguistics
Experiments

The role of academic/industry partnerships in the development of supply chain managers

Sweeney, E., May 2002, Creating welfare and prosperity through enterpreneurship. p. 108

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Managers
Supply chain
Industry
Supply chain management
Education

Thermoeconomic Analysis of Organic Rankine Cycle Using Zeotropic Mixtures

Imran, M., Usman, M., Lee, D. H. & Park, B. S., 2015, Proceedings of the 3rd International Seminar on ORC Power Systems. 11 p. 161

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Rankine cycle
Exergy
Evaporators
Fluids
Heat transfer

Thermal modelling for dynamic transformer rating in low carbon distribution network operation

Yang, J. & Strickland, D., 2014, 7th IET international conference on Power Electronics, Machines and Drives (PEMD 2014). Stevenage (UK): IET, 6 p. 5.2.04. (IET conference publication).

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Electric power distribution
Carbon
Electricity
Cooling
Hot Temperature

Thermal insensitive optical liquid level sensor based on excessively tilted fibre bragg grating

Mou, C., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 1 Jan 2008, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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liquid levels
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
Refractive index
refractivity

Thermal aspects of a low cost power electronic converter for high capacity, smart residential distribution networks

Amiri, A., Cross, A. M., Ignadossian, N., Safari, S., Ward, P. & Owen, M., 10 Nov 2016, 8th IET International Conference on Power Electronics, Machines and Drives (PEMD 2016), 2016. IET, 6 p.

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Power electronics
Electric power distribution
Electric potential
Costs
Distributed power generation

Thermal annealing of fiber bragg gratings directly inscribed by an ultrafast infrared laser

Martínez, A., Khrushchev, I. & Bennion, I., 2005, 2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO. Optical Society of America, Vol. 3. p. 2188-2190 3 p. CFH2

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Ultrafast lasers
Infrared lasers
Fiber Bragg gratings
Annealing
Ultrashort pulses

The Reassessment of Preferences of Non-Functional Requirements for Better Informed Decision-making in Self-Adaptation

Garcia Paucar, L. H. & Bencomo, N., 12 Sep 2016, Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 24th International Requirements Engineering Conference Workshops. Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, p. 32-38 7 p.

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Adaptive systems
Decision making
Costs
Uncertainty

The principal contractor's role under construction (design and management) regulations 2007: Areas for further research based on a qualitative inquiry

Mzyece, D., Ndekugri, I., Ankrah, N. & Hammond, F., 1 Jan 2012, Association of Researchers in Construction Management, ARCOM 2012 - Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference. Smith, S. D. (ed.). Association of Researchers in Construction Management, p. 465-474 10 p. (Association of Researchers in Construction Management, ARCOM 2012 - Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference; vol. 1).

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Contractors
Health
Phase control
Health and safety
Personnel

The power of self-evaluation based cross-sparring in developing the quality of engineering programmes

Schrey-Niemenmaa, K., Clark, R., Matthíasdóttir, Á., Georgsson, F., Kontio, J., Bennedsen, J., Rouvrais, S. & Hermon, P., 2018, Engineering education for a smart society: World Engineering Education Forum & Global Engineering Deans Council 2016. Auer, M. E. & Kim, K-S. (eds.). Cham (CH): Springer, p. 158-174 17 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 627).

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Engineering education
Quality assurance

The potential for networks with capacities exceeding the nonlinear-Shannon limit

Ellis, A. D. & Sygletos, S., 2015, Photonic networks and devices 2015. Optical Society of America, paper NeT2F.1. (OSA technical digest).

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nonlinearity
Compensation and Redress

The polarisation dependence of infra-red surface plasmon resonances generated by tilted fibre Bragg gratings

Allsop, T., Neal, R., Rehman, S., Webb, D. J., Mapps, D. & Bennion, I., 1 Dec 2007, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest. 4386651

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Surface plasmon resonance
Fiber Bragg gratings
Polarization
Infrared radiation

The picosecond structure of ultra-fast rogue waves

Fridman, M., Klein, A., Duadi, H., Masri, G., Shahal, S., Sulimani, K., Lib, O., Steinberg, H., Kolpakov, S. A., Jalali, B., Steinmeyer, G. (ed.) & Solli, D. R. (ed.), 15 Feb 2018, Real-time Measurements, Rogue Phenomena, and Single-Shot Applications III. SPIE, Vol. 10517. p. 3 (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10517).

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fiber lasers
absorbers
lasers
nonlinear equations
statistics

Theory, Fabrication, and New Applications of Optical Bottle Microresonators

Sumetsky, M., 19 Sep 2019, 2019 21st International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON). IEEE, (2019 21st International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON)).

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bottles
fabrication
toroids
spheroids
microprocessors

Theoretical modeling and experimental validation of fluid-loaded micro rectangular plates

Wu, Z., Wright, M. T. & Ma, X., 2010, ASME 2009 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference. ASME, Vol. 6. p. 671-679 9 p. DETC2009-87576

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Rectangular Plate
Experimental Validation
Fluid
Fluids
Fluid structure interaction

Theoretical analysis of diffraction grating based on 45 degrees-tilted fiber gratings

Qin, H., Yan, Z., Sun, Q., Wang, G., Wang, C., Liu, D. & Zhang, L., 17 Nov 2017, 2017 Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference, OECC 2017 and Photonics Global Conference, PGC 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2017-November. p. 1-3 3 p. (2017 Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC) and Photonics Global Conference (PGC)).

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Open Access
Diffraction gratings
Radiation
Fibers

The optical vault: a reconfigurable optical bottle beam for photophoretic trapping of absorbing macro-particles

Turpin, A., Shvedov, V., Hnatovsky, C., Loiko, Y. V., Mompart, J. & Krolikowski, W., 2015, 2015 European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics - European Quantum Electronics Conference. Optical Society of America, paper CL_2_5

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The nonlinear Shannon limit and the need for new fibres

Ellis, A. D., 20 Jun 2012, Nonlinear optics and applications VI. Eggleton, B. J., Gaeta, A. L. & Broderick, N. G. (eds.). SPIE, 10 p. 84340H. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 8434).

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Optical fibers
Fiber
fibers
Fibers
Optical Fiber

The national culture effect: Trust at Saudi Arabian petrochemical engineering firms

Algarni, A., 11 Oct 2018, 2018 IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Conference (TEMSCON). IEEE

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Employees
Managers
National cultures
Chief executive officer
Statistics

The multiple pheromone ant clustering algorithm and its application to real world domains

Chircop, J. & Buckingham, C. D., 2013, 2013 Federated conference on Computer Science and Information Systems, FedCSIS 2013. IEEE, p. 27-34 8 p.

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Clustering algorithms
Logistics
Vehicle routing
Ant colony optimization
Health risks

The mosaic test: benchmarking colour-based image retrieval systems using image mosaics

Plant, W., Lumsden, J. & Nabney, I., 2011, Proceedings of 1st European Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval (EuroHCIR). CEUR-WS.org, p. 23-26 4 p. (CEUR workshop proceedings; vol. 763).

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Image retrieval
Benchmarking
Color

The MODE-GAP project

Ellis, A. D., 2013, 2013 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC. IEEE, p. 299-300 2 p. TuG2.2 (invited)

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Fibers
fibers

The metro network extension in the West Midlands: a socio-economic impact assessment

Gualtieri, A. & Marinov, M., 11 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) Urban Rail Transit - Proceedings of the 6th Thailand Rail Academic Symposium. Springer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

economic impact
social development
economic development
decision making
software

The method of fundamental solutions for the exterior oblique derivative problem in potential theory

Johansson, B. T. & Lesnic, D., 2007, Advances in boundary integral methods: proceedings of 6th UK conference on Boundary Integral Methods. p. 185-191

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The method of fundamental solutions for the detection of cavities in EIT

Johansson, T. & Lesnic, D., 2007, Advances in boundary integral methods: proceedings of 6th UK conference on Boundary Integral Methods. p. 193-202 10 p.

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The menu planning problem: a multi-objective approach for the Brazilian schools context

Cruz Moreira, R. P., Wanner, E. F., Martins, F. V. C. & Sarubbi, J. F. M., 15 Jul 2017, GECCO '17: proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. New York, NY (US): ACM, p. 113-114 2 p.

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Genetic algorithms
Planning
Sorting
Students
Costs

The manufacture and preliminary testing of a novel Bio-MEMS filtration chip

Docker, P. T., Prince, M., Kinnell, P. K., Ward, M. C. L. & Ma, X., 1 Dec 2005, 2005 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - NSTI Nanotech 2005 Technical Proceedings. Laudon, M. & Romanowicz, B. (eds.). p. 692-695 4 p.

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MEMS
Clinical laboratories
Syringes
Testing
Light scattering

The Laser Technologies of Targeted Opening of Blood-Brain Barrier for Drug Brain Delivery

Semyachkina-glushkovskaya, O. V., Rafailov, E. U., Sokolovsky, S. G., Borisova, E. G., Mantareva, V., Angelov, I., Shirokov, A., Navolokin, N., Shushunova, N. A., Khorovodov, A. P., Terskov, A. V., Bodrova, A. A., Ulanova, M. V., Shrif, E., Tuchin, V. V. & Kurths, J., 16 Aug 2018, 2018 International Conference Laser Optics (ICLO). IEEE, p. 501-501

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Blood-Brain Barrier
Lasers
Technology
Brain
Pharmaceutical Preparations

The interrogation and multiplexing of long period grating curvature sensors using a Bragg grating based, derivative spectroscopy technique

Allsop, T. D. P., Earthrowl, T., Webb, D. J. & Bennion, I., Oct 2003, [Proceedings of 16th international conference on Optical Fibre Sensors]. Nara (JP): IEICE, p. 556-559 4 p. paper Th2-4. (Techincal digest).

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The influence of procurement methods on dispute resolution mechanism choice in construction

Mante, J., Ndekugri, I., Ankrah, N. & Hammond, F., 1 Jan 2012, Association of Researchers in Construction Management, ARCOM 2012 - Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference. Smith, S. D. (ed.). Association of Researchers in Construction Management, p. 979-988 10 p. (Association of Researchers in Construction Management, ARCOM 2012 - Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference; vol. 2).

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Costs
Economics
Dispute
Procurement
Dispute resolution

The Impact of Zero-Dispersion Wavelength Fluctuations in > 110 nm Fiber Optical Raman+Parametric Amplification

Ribeiro, V., Gordienko, V., Gaur, C. & Doran, N. J., 14 Nov 2018, 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2018. IEEE, Vol. 2018-September. 8535477

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Optical parametric amplifiers
Amplification
Optical fibers
Bandwidth
Wavelength

The impact of pump phase-modulation and filtering on WDM signals in a fibre optical parametric amplifier

Stephens, M. F. C., Redyuk, A., Sygletos, S., Phillips, I., Harper, P., Blow, K. & Doran, N., 2015, Proceedings of Optical Fiber Communication Conference, 22–26 March 2015, Los Angeles, California, United States. Optical Society of America, paper W2A.43. (OSA technical digest).

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Optical parametric amplifiers
Phase modulation
parametric amplifiers
Wavelength division multiplexing
light amplifiers

The impact of phase conjugation on the nonlinear-Shannon limit: the difference between optical and electrical phase conjugation

Ellis, A. D., Le, S. T., Al-Khateeb, M. A. Z., Turitsyn, S. K., Liga, G., Lavery, D., Xu, T. & Bayvel, P., 9 Sep 2015, Summer topicals meeting series, SUM 2015. IEEE, p. 209-210 2 p.

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Polarization mode dispersion
Bandwidth
Processing
Compensation and Redress

The impact of parametric noise amplification on long haul transmission throughput

Ellis, A. D., Le, S. T., McCarthy, M. E. & Turitsyn, S. K., 2015, 17th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON 2015). Jaworski, M. & Marciniak, M. (eds.). Warsaw (PL): IEEE, 4 p. We. D 1.5

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Optical phase conjugation
Amplification
Throughput
Backpropagation
Signal to noise ratio

The impact of electric vehicle uncertainties on load levelling in the UK

Zhou, B., Yang, D., Bu, S., Du, G. & Littler, T., 29 Jan 2018, 2017 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting, PESGM 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2018-January. p. 1-5 5 p. (2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting).

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Open Access
Electric vehicles
Uncertainty
Energy utilization

The Impact of Dispersion Slope on Fiber Nonlinearity in Ultra-Wideband Optical Communication System

Ali, A., Ferreira, F., Al-Khateeb, M., Charlton, D., Laperle, C. & Ellis, A. D., 15 Nov 2018, 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC). IEEE

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optical communication
telecommunication
nonlinearity
slopes
broadband

The hypervolume indicator as a performance measure in dynamic optimization

Oliveira, S., Wanner, E. F., de Souza, S. R., Bezerra, L. C. T. & Stützle, T., 3 Feb 2019, Evolutionary Multi-Criterion Optimization - 10th International Conference, EMO 2019, Proceedings. Mostaghim, S., Miettinen, K., Deb, K., Goodman, E., Coello Coello, C. A., Klamroth, K. & Reed, P. (eds.). Springer, p. 319-331 13 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 11411 LNCS).

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Dynamic Optimization
Performance Measures
Dynamic Optimization Problems
Ant Colony Algorithm
Performance Assessment

The generation and propagation of quasi-continuous trains of dark soliton-like pulses in 2km of optical fiber

Williams, J. A. R., Allen, K. M., Doran, N. & Emplit, P. H., Aug 1994, Proceedings of 5th EQEC. p. 270-271 2 p. QThO3

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The Future of Temporal Supply Chain Networks

Sabri, Y., Micheli, G. J. L. & Cagno, E., 29 Sep 2017, Annual Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium . Vol. 21. p. 136-146

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Supply chain network
Supply chain
Relational view
Misalignment
Management research

The future of engineering - Do primary school engineering education interventions leave a lasting impression?

Cottrell, R., Andrews, J. & Clark, R., 2015, 6th Research in Engineering Education Symposium: Translating Research into Practice, REES 2015.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Engineering education
primary school
engineering
education
Education

The future of camera networks: staying smart in a chaotic world

Esterle, L., Lewis, P., Yao, X. & McBride, R., 7 Sep 2017, 11th International Conference on Distributed Smart Cameras. 6 p.

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Cameras
Sensors
Target tracking
Agglomeration
Positive ions

The exploitation of thin film coatings for fibre sensors for the application of chemical sensing

Allsop, T. D. P., Neal, R., Kalli, K., Davies, E. M., Rehman, S., Maier, R. R. J., Barton, J., Jones, J. D., Webb, D. J. & Bennion, I., 13 Apr 2009, Photonics in the Transportation Industry: Auto to Aerospace II. Kazemi, A. A. & Kress, B. C. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 11 p. 731407. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 7314).

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Open Access
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Fiber Sensor
exploitation
Exploitation
Coating
Thin Films

The evolution of learning systems: to Bayes or not to be

Caticha, N. & Neirotti, J. P., 29 Dec 2006, Bayesian inference and maximum entropy methods in science and engineering. Mohammad-Djafari, A. (ed.). AIP, p. 203-210 8 p. (AIP conference proceedings; vol. 872).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

learning
schedules
classifiers
programming
operators