Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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High-sensitivity and large-dynamic-range fiber refractometer based on composite-cavity Fabry-Perot structure

Chen, P., Shu, X., Cao, H. & Sugden, K., 1 Dec 2017, ICOCN 2017 - 16th International Conference on Optical Communications and Networks. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. p. 1-3 3 p.

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Refractometers
refractometers
dynamic range
Fabry-Perot interferometers
cavities

High speed permanent magnet motor design and power loss analysis

Zhang, Y., McLoone, S. & Cao, W., 26 Oct 2017, 2017 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo, Asia-Pacific, ITEC Asia-Pacific 2017. IEEE, 8080966

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Permanent magnets
Pole
Poles
Rotors
air

High-step-up flyback-forward asymmetrical DC-DC converter for photovoltaic power system with active clamping circuit

He, Z., Cao, W., Lin, Z. & Hu, Y., 23 Mar 2017, The 5th IEEE International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA 2016). IEEE, p. 177-182 6 p.

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DC-DC converters
Topology
Networks (circuits)
Electric potential
Experiments

Hybrid discrete Raman/EDFA design for broadband optical amplification in metro WDM systems

Krzczanowicz, L., Phillips, I., Iqbal, M. A., Tan, M., Harper, P. & Forysiak, W., 4 Sep 2017, ICTON 2017 - 19th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks. IEEE, p. 1-4 4 p. 8025083

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Erbium doped fiber amplifiers
Wavelength division multiplexing
Amplification
Erbium
Fibers

Hybrid metaheuristic for combinatorial optimization based on immune network for optimization and VNS

Diana, R. O. M., de Souza, S. R., Wanner, E. F. & França Filho, M. F., 15 Jul 2017, GECCO '17: proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference . New York, NY (US): ACM, p. 251-258 8 p.

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Combinatorial optimization
Circuit theory
Scheduling
Trajectories
Data storage equipment

Hyperspectral system for Imaging of skin chromophores and blood oxygenation

Zherebtsov, E., Popov, A., Doronin, A., Meglinski, I. & Bykov, A., 28 Jul 2017, Proceedings Volume 10412, Diffuse Optical Spectroscopy and Imaging VI. Dehghani, H. & Wabnitz, H. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 10412. 104120G. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10412).

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Oxygenation
oxygenation
Chromophores
Imaging systems
chromophores

Impact of blood volume on the diffuse reflectance spectra of human skin measured in visible and NIR spectral ranges

Zherebtsov, E., Bykov, A., Popov, A., Doronin, A. & Meglinski, I., 28 Jul 2017, Diffuse Optical Spectroscopy and Imaging VI. Dehghani, H. & Wabnitz, H. (eds.). SPIE, 4 p. 104120H. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 10412).

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blood volume
saturation
reflectance
oxygen
pulses

Impact of blood volume on the diffuse reflectance spectra of human skin measured in visible and NIR spectral ranges

Zherebtsov, E., Bykov, A., Popov, A., Doronin, A. & Meglinski, I., 28 Jul 2017, Dynamics and Fluctuations in Biomedical Photonics XIV. Tuchin, V. V. & et al (eds.). SPIE, 1 p. 1006312. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 10063).

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blood volume
reflectance
sampling
oximetry
pulses

Impact of thermal pre-treatment on preforms for fast Bragg gratings inscription using undoped PMMA POFs

Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Mergo, P., André, P. & Webb, D. J., 16 May 2017, Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres V. SPIE, 7 p. 102320A. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 10232).

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Bragg gratings
preforms
Polymethyl Methacrylate
Bragg Grating
pretreatment

Improved condition monitoring of the faulty blower wheel driven by brushless DC motor in air handler unit (AHU)

Jiang, C., Habetler, T. G. & Cao, W., 13 Feb 2017, ECCE 2016 - IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, proceedings. IEEE, 5 p. 7855188

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Brushless DC motors
Condition Monitoring
Blowers
DC Motor
Condition monitoring

Improving the Tartarus problem as a benchmark in genetic programming

Griffiths, T. D. & Ekárt, A., 15 Mar 2017, Genetic programming: 20th European Conference, EuroGP 2017, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, April 19-21, 2017, proceedings. McDermott, J., Castelli, M., Sekanina, L. & et al (eds.). Cham (CH): Springer, p. 278-293 16 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 10196).

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Genetic programming
Genetic Programming
Benchmark
Empirical Research
Justification

In-band pumped conical refraction Nd: KGW laser

Howlader, C., Waritanant, T., Fedorova, K. A., Sokolovskii, G. S., Rafailov, E. U. & Major, A., 2 Nov 2017, 2017 Photonics North, PN 2017. IEEE, 8090570

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Refraction
refraction
Lasers
lasers
Semiconductor lasers

In-fibre diffraction grating based beam steering for full duplex optical wireless communication

Wang, G., Habib, U., Yan, Z., Gomes, N. J., Zhang, L. & Wang, C., 5 Dec 2017, MWP 2017 - 2017 International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics. IEEE, Vol. 2017-December. p. 1-4 4 p.

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

beam steering
Diffraction gratings
wireless communication
gratings (spectra)
fibers

Integration of carbon nanotubes with fiber optic devices for optical sensing applications

Rozhin, A., 27 Jul 2017, Advanced Photonics 2017 (IPR, NOMA, Sensors, Networks, SPPCom, PS). Optical Society of America, paper SeM2E.3

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Gas lasers
Photonic devices
Carbon Nanotubes
Ink
Fiber optics

Intra and inter-channel nonlinearity compensation in WDM coherent optical OFDM using artificial neural network based nonlinear equalization

Giacoumidis, E., Mhatli, S., Wei, J., Le, S. T., Aldaya, I., Stephens, M. F. C., McCarthy, M. E., Ellis, A. D., Doran, N. J. & Eggleton, B., 23 Mar 2017, 2017 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC 2017), proceedings. Optical Society of America, 3 p. paper Th2A.62

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

Wavelength division multiplexing
Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing
Neural networks
Equalizers
Carbon Monoxide

Juggling Preferences in a World of Uncertainty

Garcia Paucar, L., Bencomo, N. & Yuen, K., 26 Sep 2017, 2017 IEEE 25th International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE). IEEE, 6 p.

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Decision making
Cost benefit analysis
Adaptive systems
Specifications
Uncertainty

Laser Doppler flowmetry in blood and lymph monitoring, technical aspects and analysis

Dremin, V. V., Zherebtsov, E. A., Makovik, I. N., Kozlov, I. O., Sidorov, V. V., Krupatkin, A. I., Dunaev, A. V., Rafailov, I. E., Litvinova, K. S., Sokolovski, S. G. & Rafailov, E. U., 3 Mar 2017, Dynamics and Fluctuations in Biomedical Photonics XIV. Tuchin, V. V. & et al (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 8 p. 1006303. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 10063).

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lymph
Microcirculation
Laser-Doppler Flowmetry
Wavelet analysis
Lymph

Laser-induced generation of single oxygen: new strategies in treatment of brain tumor

Semyachkina-Glushkovskaya, O., Borisova, E., Sokolovski, S., Mantareva, V., Angelov, I., Shirokov, A., Navolokin, N., Shushunova, N., Khorovodov, A., Ulanova, M., Sagatova, M., Agranivich, I., Bodrova, A., Rafailov, E. & Tuchin, V., 28 Sep 2017, International Conference on Photonics and Imaging in Biology and Medicine, PIBM 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F70-PIBM 2017.

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Photosensitizing Agents
Photosensitizers
Dosimetry
Tumors
Brain

Long period fiber grating around the dispersion turning point fabricated with a femtosecond laser

Shen, F., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Shu, X., 13 Nov 2017, Asia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACPC 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F83-ACPC 2017.

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

Single mode fibers
Ultrashort pulses
Refractive index
Fibers
Temperature

Low cost laboratory micro-grid hardware and control for electrical power systems teaching

Titmus, P., Strickland, D. & Cross, A., 6 Nov 2017, 2017 19th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE 2017 ECCE Europe. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. 8098945

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Teaching
Hardware
System theory
Students
Costs

Low-voltage distribution network reconfiguration considering high penetration of electric vehicles: a UK case study

Qiao, Z. & Yang, J., 23 Mar 2017, The 5th IEEE International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA 2016). IEEE, p. 708-713 6 p.

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Electric vehicles
Electric power distribution
Switches
Electric potential
Resource allocation

Measuring vertex centrality using the Holevo quantity

Rossi, L. & Torsello, A., 2017, Graph-based representations in pattern recognition : 11th IAPR-TC-15 international workshop, GbRPR 2017. Proceedings. Foggia, P., Liu, C-L. & Vento, M. (eds.). Cham (CH): Springer, p. 154-164 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 10310).

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Centrality
Complex networks
Entropy
Availability
Graph in graph theory

Meeting frequency response requirements with uncertain system inertia-A UK perspective

Forkasiewicz, K., Coldwell, M., Cross, A. & Strickland, D., 23 Mar 2017, The 5th IEEE International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA 2016). IEEE, p. 538-543 6 p.

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

Uncertain systems
Frequency response
Testing

Mesoporous sulfonic acid silicas for pyrolysis bio-oil upgrading via acetic acid esterification

C. Manayil, J., Lee, A., Jentoft, F. & Wilson, K., 9 Apr 2017, ABC-8, 8th International Symposium on Acid-Base Catalysis.

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Mitigating RIN-penalty to enhance the transmission performance in distributed Raman amplification system

Tan, M., Iqbal, M. A., Turitsyn, S. K. & Harper, P., 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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Noise abatement
Amplification

Mobile applications fostering situated learning opportunities in alternative agro-food networks

Della-gala, M., 28 Jul 2017, XXVII European Society for Rural Sociology congress. p. 42-43 2 p.

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food
producer
learning
interaction
knowledge

Modeling and stability analysis of hybrid AC/DC microgrid based on a hybrid model

Hu, X., Chen, A., Du, C., Zhang, C. & Lin, Z., 29 Dec 2017, Proceedings - 2017 Chinese Automation Congress, CAC 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. p. 6516-6521 6 p.

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Microgrid
Hybrid Model
Stability Analysis
Dynamic Model
Modeling

Mode-locking via dissipative Faraday instability in a fiber laser

Tarasov, N., Perego, A., Churkin, D. V., Staliunas, K. & Turitsyn, S. K., 19 May 2017, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2017. Optical Society of America, paper SM2I.7

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Laser mode locking
Fiber lasers
Ultrafast lasers
Demonstrations
Modulation

Multi-channel mode converters based on in-line fiber modal interferometer

Yin, G., Wang, C., Zhao, Y., Jiang, B., Zhu, T., Wang, Y. & 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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Interferometers
Wavelength
Fibers
Insertion losses
Conversion efficiency

Multi-disciplinary optimization of organic Rankine cycle power systems

Haglind, F., Imran, M., Montagud, M. E. M., Zhang, J. & Zhu, X., 6 Dec 2017, Book of Abstracts Sustain 2017. E-10

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Multilevel power transfer function characterization of nonlinear optical loop mirror

Wen, F., Sygletos, S., Tsekrekos, C. P., Zhou, X., Geng, Y., Wu, B., Qiu, K. & Turitsyn, S. K., 4 Sep 2017, ICTON 2017 - 19th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks. IEEE, 8025081

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Interferometers
Transfer functions
Mirrors
Pumps

Multiobjective evolutionary algorithms for operational planning problems in open-pit mining

Alexandre, R. F., Campelo, F. & Vasconcelos, J. A., 15 Jul 2017, Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference - GECCO '17. ACM, p. 259-261 2 p.

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Open pit mining
Evolutionary algorithms
Trucks
Planning

Nonamplified 100Gbps Doubly Differential QPSK Optical Signal Transmission Over 80 km SSMF Without Carrier Recovery

Zhang, T., Sánchez, C., Ali, A. & Ellis, A. D., 20 Nov 2017, 2017 Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC) and Photonics Global Conference (PGC): IEEE. IEEE, (2017 Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC) and Photonics Global Conference (PGC)).

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quadrature phase shift keying
signal transmission
optical communication
receivers
recovery

Nonlinear combining of chirped and phase-modulated gaussian pulses in multi-core fibers

Chekhovskoy, I. S., Rubenchik, A. M., Shtyrina, O. V., Fedoruk, M. P. & Turitsyn, S. K., 29 Jun 2017, The European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO_Europe 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F82-CLEO_Europe 2017.

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

Optical fibers
Fibers
Pulse compression
Optical communication
Fiber lasers

Nonlinear fourier based spectral filtering

Kamalian, M., Prilepsky, J. E., Le, S. T., Derevyanko, S. A., Turitsyn, S. K. & Al-Khateeb, M., 26 Oct 2017, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F43-CLEO_AT 2017. paper JTh2A.135. (OSA Technical Digest).

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Degradation

Nonlinear inter-subcarrier intermixing reduction in coherent optical OFDM using fast machine learning equalization

Giacoumidis, E., Wei, J., Mhatli, S., Stephens, M. F., Doran, N. J., Ellis, A. & Eggleton, B., 23 Mar 2017, Optical Fiber Communication Conference 2017. Optical Society of America, paper W3J.2

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

Equalizers
Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing
Support vector machines
Learning systems
Quadrature amplitude modulation

Nonlinearity compensation using optical phase conjugation in optical fiber transmission systems

Al-Khateeb, M. & Ellis, A. D., 15 Nov 2017, 8th International Conference and Exhibition on Lasers, Optics & Photonics. OMICS Publishing Group, Vol. 4.

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phase conjugation
optical fibers
nonlinearity
fibers
polarization

Nonlinear spectral compression in fibre as a power-limiting device

Boscolo, S., Fatome, J., Perego, A., Lamy, M. & Finot, C., 29 Jun 2017, Conference Digest of the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics – European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO/Europe–EQEC 2017). Optical Society of America, 1 p. CD-P.49 TUE

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power limiters
regeneration
phase modulation
fibers

Nonlinear spectral compression in optical fiber: a new tool for processing degraded signals

Boscolo, S., Audo, F., Fatome, J. & Finot, C., 4 Sep 2017, ICTON 2017 - 19th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks. IEEE, 8024944

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Self phase modulation
Phase modulation
Jitter
Optical fibers
Signal to noise ratio

Nonlinear spectral compression in optical fiber: a new tool for processing degraded signals

Boscolo, S., Audo, F., Fatome, J. & Finot, C., 6 Jul 2017, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON 2017). IEEE, 4 p. Tu.P.6

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phase modulation
signal processing
optical fibers
optical communication
signal to noise ratios

Nonlinear transmission performance in delay-managed few-mode fiber links with intermediate coupling

Ferreira, F., Sánchez, C., Suibhne, N., Sygletos, S. & Ellis, A., 24 Mar 2017, Optical Fiber Communication Conference 2017. Optical Society of America, Th2A.53

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Fibers

Novel broadband gain-spectrum measurement technique for Raman and parametric amplifiers

Gordienko, V., Stephens, M. F., El-taher, A. & Doran, N. J., 23 Mar 2017, Optical Fiber Communication Conference 2017. Optical Society of America, W2A.11

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

Optical parametric amplifiers
Parametric amplifiers
Wavelength division multiplexing
Polarization

Offline and online time in Sequential Decision-Making Problems

Soni, A., Lewis, P. R. & Ekárt, A., 9 Feb 2017, 2016 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, SSCI 2016. IEEE, 8 p. 7849961

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

Decision making
Decision Making
Reinforcement learning
Dynamic Optimization Problems
Resource Constraints

Online impedance spectroscopy estimation of a DC-DC converter connected battery using an earth leakage monitoring circuit

Varnosfaderani, M. A. & Strickland, D., 9 Nov 2017, 2017 19th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE 2017 ECCE Europe. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. 8098959

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

DC-DC converters
Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy
Earth (planet)
Spectroscopy
Networks (circuits)

Online Multi-object k-coverage with Mobile Smart Cameras

Esterle, L. & Lewis, P., 7 Sep 2017, ICDSC 2017 - 11th International Conference on Distributed Smart Cameras. Stanford: ACM, Vol. Part F132201. p. 107-112 6 p.

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Cameras
Robots

On the Feasibility of Mode-Division Multiplexed Transmission over Few-Mode Fibres

Ferreira, F., Sánchez, C., Sygletos, S. & Ellis, A. D., 1 Dec 2017, Microwave and Optoelectronics Conference (IMOC), 2017 SBMO/IEEE MTT-S International. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. p. 1-5 5 p.

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division
fibers
Fibers
coupled modes
Data storage equipment

Opportunities to share ideas & practice among engineering education initiatives

Thomson, G. A., 21 Sep 2017, Proceedings of the 45th SEFI Annual Conference 2017 - Education Excellence for Sustainability, SEFI 2017. Société Eropéenne pour la Formation des Ingénieurs, p. 194-201 8 p.

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

Engineering education
engineering
education
synergy
best practice

Optimal balance of RIN and ASE impairments in ultra-long raman laser amplified 10 × 30 GBaud DP-QPSK transmission

Gallazzi, F., Rizzelli, G., Iqbal, M. A., Tan, M., Harper, P. & Ania-Castaño´n, J. D., 29 Jun 2017, The European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO_Europe 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F82-CLEO_Europe 2017.

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

Quadrature phase shift keying
Fiber lasers
Pumps
Pumping (laser)
Light amplifiers

Optimization of a highly-chirped dissipative soliton fiber oscillator operating at 1.55 μm

Bednyakova, A. E., Kharenko, D. S., Zhdanov, I. S., Podivilov, E. V., Fedoruk, M. P., Apolonski, A. A., Turitsyn, S. K. & Babin, S. A., 30 Oct 2017, The European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO_Europe 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F82-CLEO_Europe 2017.

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Fiber lasers
Solitons
Fibers
Terahertz spectroscopy
Mode-locked fiber lasers

Optimization of facade segmentation based on layout priors

Fathalla, R. & Vogiatzis, G., 2017, Computer Analysis of Images and Patterns - 17th International Conference, CAIP 2017, Proceedings. Felsberg, M., Heyden, A. & Krüger, N. (eds.). Cham, CH: Springer, p. 196-207 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 10424).

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Facades
Layout
Segmentation
Optimization
Translational symmetry