Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1977 2020

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2017

Sub-band-based transmission for mode-multiplexed optical systems

Santos, L. F. D., Ferreira, F. M. & Mello, D. A. A., 4 Sep 2017, ICTON 2017 - 19th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks. IEEE, 8024790

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MIMO systems
Optical systems
Filter banks
Equalizers
Light transmission

Summarization of related work through citations

Chen, J. & Zhuge, H., 11 Jan 2017, Proceedings - 2016 12th International Conference on Semantics, Knowledge and Grids, SKG 2016. Zhuge, H. & Sun, X. (eds.). IEEE, p. 54-61 8 p.

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Experiments

Supporting organisational decision making in presence of uncertainty

Kulkarni, V., Barat, S., Clark, T. & Barn, B. S., 20 Sep 2017, 29th European Modeling and Simulation Symposium, EMSS 2017, Held at the International Multidisciplinary Modeling and Simulation Multiconference, I3M 2017. p. 34-43 10 p.

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

Decision making
Decision Making
Uncertainty
Industry
Simulation

Support vector machine based nonlinear compensation for few mode fiber transmission systems

Sidelnikov, O., Redyuk, A., Ferreira, F. & Sygletos, S., 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

Support vector machines
Multimode fibers
Fibers
Communication systems
Lighting

Surface nanoscale axial optomechanics

Sumetsky, M., 19 May 2017, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics. Optical Society of America, paper SF2L.4

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

Optical fibers
Acoustics

Surface Nanoscale Axial Photonics (SNAP) at the silica microcapillary with ultrathin wall

Hamidfar, T., Dmitriev, A., Magdan, B., Bianucci, P. & Sumetsky, M., 23 Nov 2017, 30th Annual Conference of the IEEE Photonics Society, IPC 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. p. 271-272 2 p.

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Photonics
Silica
photonics
silicon dioxide
Hydrofluoric acid

Team-based learning: A novel approach to teaching engineering subjects

Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 Jan 2017, Proceedings of the 45th SEFI Annual Conference 2017 - Education Excellence for Sustainability, SEFI 2017. Bernardino, J., Rocha, J. & Quadrado, J. C. (eds.). Société Eropéenne pour la Formation des Ingénieurs, p. 927-934 8 p. (Proceedings of the 45th SEFI Annual Conference 2017 - Education Excellence for Sustainability, SEFI 2017).

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

Open Access
Teaching
engineering
Medical education
learning
business school

Temperature sensor based on curable polymer infiltrated photonic crystal fiber

Sun, B., Wei, W., Wang, C., Liao, C., Wan, H., Zhang, L. & Zhang, Z., 10 Mar 2017, ICOCN 2016 - 2016 15th International Conference on Optical Communications and Networks. IEEE, 3 p. 7875773

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

Photonic bandgap fibers
Photonic crystal fibers
temperature sensors
Temperature sensors
Polymers

Testing the value of best value: Evidence from educational facilities projects

Eke, G. & Elgy, J., 1 Sep 2017, IGLC 2017 - Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction. p. 19-26 8 p.

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Contractors
Testing
Costs
Monte Carlo simulation

The dance of classes: a stochastic model for software structure evolution

Prates Ferreira Trindade, R., Santana Orfanó, T., Marques Ferreira, K. A. & Fialho Wanner, E., 20 May 2017, WETSoM '17: Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Emerging Trends in Software Metrics . Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, p. 22-28 7 p.

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Stochastic models
Software architecture
Macros
Experiments
Topology

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 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

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

Supply chain network
Supply chain
Relational view
Misalignment
Management research

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

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 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

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

Semantics
Linguistics
Experiments

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

Towards a model of user-centered privacy preservation

Grace, P. & Surridge, M., 29 Aug 2017, ARES 2017 - Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security. ACM, a91. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. Part F130521).

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

Data privacy

Towards an interoperability certification method for semantic federated experimental IoT testbeds

Zhao, M., Kefalakis, N., Grace, P., Soldatos, J., Le-Gall, F. & Cousin, P., 1 Jan 2017, Testbeds and Research Infrastructures for the Development of Networks and Communities - 11th International Conference, TRIDENTCOM 2016, Revised Selected Papers. Wei, G., Lin, X., Lorenz, P., Guo, S. & Xiang, Y. (eds.). Springer-Verlag Wien, Vol. 177. p. 103-113 11 p. (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, LNICST; vol. 177).

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Testbeds
Interoperability
Semantics
Experiments
Internet of things

Towards automated process to manage building’s environmental sustainability: a BREEAM application

Kasim, T., 5 Mar 2017, The Ninth International Conference on Construction in the 21st Century (CITC-9) “Revolutionizing the Architecture, Engineering and Construction Industry through Leadership, Collaboration and Technology” March 5th-7th, 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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Towards code generation from design models

Li, P., Sun, J. & Wang, H., 31 Jul 2017, Proceedings - SEKE 2017: 29th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering. p. 242-247 6 p.

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Software engineering
Computer systems
Defects
Code generation

Towards learning strategies and exploration patterns for feature perception

Lewkowicz, D., Giagkos, A., Shaw, P., Kumar, S., Lee, M. & Shen, Q., 7 Feb 2017, 2016 Joint IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning and Epigenetic Robotics, ICDL-EpiRob 2016. IEEE, p. 278-283 6 p. 7846832. (2016 Joint IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning and Epigenetic Robotics, ICDL-EpiRob 2016).

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

Scaffolds
Learning
Robots
Exploratory Behavior
Aptitude

Towards multimodal affective expression: merging facial expressions and body motion into emotion

Faria, D. R., Faria, F. C. C. & Premebida, C., 18 Sep 2017, IEEE RO-MAN'17: Workshop Proceedings on Artificial Perception, Machine Learning and Datasets for Human-Robot Interaction (ARMADA'17), pp.16-20.. IEEE, p. 16-20 5 p.

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Merging
Human robot interaction
Communication
Fusion reactions

Towards the development of affective facial expression recognition for human-robot interaction

Faria, D. R., Vieira, M. & Faria, F. C. C., 21 Jun 2017, ACM PETRA'17: 10th International Conference on PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments (NOTION: Human Behaviour Monitoring, Interpretation and Understanding). New York, NY (US): ACM, p. 300-304 5 p.

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Human robot interaction
Communication

Towards the optimization of power and bandwidth consumption in mobile-cloud hybrid applications

Lewis, P. & Akbar, A., 15 Jun 2017, Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Mobile Cloud Computing systems, Management, and Security (MCSMS-2017). IEEE, Vol. accepted.

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Bandwidth
Mobile cloud computing
Cloud computing
Application programs
Mobile devices

Towards the optimization of power and bandwidth consumption in mobile-cloud hybrid applications

Akbar, A. & Lewis, P., 15 Jun 2017, 2017 Second International Conference on Fog and Mobile Edge Computing (FMEC). IEEE, 6 p.

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Bandwidth
Mobile cloud computing
Cloud computing
Application programs
Mobile devices

Towards wide-bandwidth ultra-flat FOPAs

Gordienko, V., Stephens, M. & Doran, N., 4 Sep 2017, ICTON 2017 - 19th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks. IEEE, 8025079

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Optical parametric amplifiers
Bandwidth
Fibers
Amplification
Wavelength

Trailing or Failing? A Hidden Mental Health Issue: The Changing Futures Project

Andrews, J. E. & Clark, R. P., 30 Jul 2017, American Society of Engineering Education 2017.

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mental health
student
engineering
applied science
counseling

Tunable cw thz generation from an all-quantum-dot-based system

Fedorova, K. A., Gorodetsky, A. & Rafailov, E. U., 29 Jun 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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Semiconductor quantum dots
Lasers
Antennas
Wavelength
Pumps

Tunable mode locked erbium-doped fiber laser based a tilted fiber grating and carbon nanotube saturable absorber

Wang, T., Zou, C., Yan, Z., Huang, Q., Mou, C., Zhou, K., Alaraimi, M., Rozhin, A. & Zhang, L., 22 Nov 2017, 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim, CLEO-PR 2017. IEEE, p. 1-2 2 p.

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

Erbium
birefringent filters
Saturable absorbers
Carbon Nanotubes
Fiber lasers

Ultra-broadband tunable fiber laser

Dvoyrin, V. V., Tarasov, N. & Turitsyn, S. K., 31 May 2017, 2017 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC), proceedings. Optical Society of America, 3 p. paper W1F.3

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Pumping (laser)
Fiber lasers
tunable lasers
fiber lasers
Amplification

Ultrafast interrogation of fully distributed chirped fibre Bragg grating strain sensor

Ahmad, E. J., Wang, C., Feng, D., Yan, Z. & Zhang, L., 23 Jan 2017, 2016 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC. IEEE, p. 482-483 2 p. TuI3.4

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

interrogation
Fiber Bragg gratings
Photonics
Bragg gratings
spatial resolution

Ultrasensitive refractive index sensor based on graphene coated hollow core fiber

Huang, M., Sun, B., Wei, W., Wan, H., Zhang, Z. & Zhang, L., 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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Graphene
hollow
Refractive index
graphene
refractivity

Unrepeatered 64QAM over SMF-28 using Raman amplification and digital backpropagation

Rosa, P., Rizzelli, G., Pang, X., Ozolins, O., Udalcovs, A., Tan, M., Sergeyev, S., Schatz, R., Jacobsen, G., Popov, S. & Ania-Castaño´n, J. D., 13 Nov 2017, Asia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACPC 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F83-ACPC 2017.

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Backpropagation
Amplification
Quadrature amplitude modulation
Modulation
Fibers

Unsupervised hierarchical clustering for blind nonlinear equalization in WDM coherent optical OFDM

Giacoumidis, E., Matin, A., Wei, J., Doran, N. J. & Wang, 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

Quadrature phase shift keying
Equalizers
Carbon Monoxide
Wavelength division multiplexing
Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing

Vector rogue waves in a carbon nanotube mode-locked fiber laser

Kbashi, H., Al-Araimi, M., Rozhin, A. & Sergeyev, S. V., 30 Oct 2017, European Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F81-EQEC 2017.

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Mode-locked fiber lasers
Carbon Nanotubes
Solitons
Carbon nanotubes
Pumps

Wavelength-controlled beam steering for optical wireless transmission using an in-fiber diffraction grating

Wang, G., Habib, U., Wang, C., Gomes, N. J., Yan, Z. & Zhang, L., 19 May 2017, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2017. Optical Society of America, paper SF1L.5

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Diffraction gratings
Wavelength
Diffraction efficiency
Fibers
Tuning

Wavelength-tunable mode-locked fiber laser with birefringence-enhanced cavity

Zou, C., Wang, T., Yan, Z., Huang, Q., Al Araimi, M., Rozhin, A. & Mou, C., 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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Mode-locked fiber lasers
Birefringence
Polarization-maintaining fiber
fiber lasers
birefringence

Wavelength tuning of polymer optical fibre Bragg grating at longer wavelengths permanently

Sagias, G., Pospori, A., Gallego, D., Webb, D. J. & Lamela Rivera, H., 22 Aug 2017, Third International Conference on Applications of Optics and Photonics. SPIE, Vol. 10453. 1045333

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Polymer Optical Fiber
Plastic optical fibers
Fiber Grating
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg Grating

What can a child's experiences tell us about engineering education activities?

Broadbent, R., 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. 1292-1299 8 p.

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Engineering education
engineering
education
experience
career aspiration

Wind power generation planning by utilizing the reactive power capabilities of generators

Meena, N. K., Swarnkar, A., Gupta, N. & Niazi, K. R., 5 Dec 2017, 2017 Asian Conference on Energy, Power and Transportation Electrification, ACEPT 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2017-December. p. 1-6 6 p.

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planning model
Reactive power
Wind power
Power generation
Planning

Work in progress: engineering invisible mountains! mental health and undergraduate-level engineering education: the changing futures project

Andrews, J. & Clark, R., 24 Jun 2017, 2017 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition. Vol. June. 13 p.

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Engineering education
Health
Students
Medical problems
2016

3D-printed PMMA preform for hollow-core POF drawing

Zubel, M., Fasano, A., Woyessa, G., Sugden, K., Rasmussen, H. K. & Bang, O., 1 Dec 2016, POF 2016: 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - proceedings. Webb, D. J., Scully, P. & Sugden, K. (eds.). Birmingham (UK): Aston University, p. 295-300 6 p.

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Polymethyl Methacrylate
Polymethyl methacrylates
Printing
Plastic optical fibers
Transparency

3D printed sensing patches with embedded polymer optical fibre Bragg gratings

Zubel, M., Sugden, K., Sáez-Rodríguez, D., Nielsen, K. & Bang, O., 30 May 2016, Sixth European Workshop on Optical Fibre Sensors. Lewis, E. (ed.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 4 p. 99162E. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9916).

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Polymer Optical Fiber
Plastic optical fibers
Fiber Grating
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg Grating

400 Gbit/s real-time all-analogue FBMC/OFDM based on a mode locked laser

Gutiérrez, F. A., Martin, E. P., Perry, P., Ellis, A. D., Anthur, A., Panapakkam, V., Gaimard, Q., Merghem, K., Lelarge, F., Ramdane, A. & Barry, L. P., 5 Dec 2016, ECOC 2016; 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication. IEEE, p. 382-384 3 p.

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Optical transceivers
Laser modes
Wavelength division multiplexing
Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing
Synchronization

45° tilted fiber grating based in-fiber linear polarizer and applications

Yan, Z., Wang, H., Zhou, K., Mou, C., Li, J., Zhang, L., Wang, Y. & Zhao, W., 10 Nov 2016, Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS): PIERS 2016 Shanghai, proceedings. Piscataway, NJ (US)

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

polarizers
gratings
fibers
optical fibers
insertion loss

61 nm generation from a tilted fiber grating based all-fiber mode locked Erbium doped laser

Wang, T., Mou, C., Yan, Z., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Wang, T., 8 Sep 2016, Photonics and Fiber Technology 2016 (ACOFT, BGPP, NP). Optical Society of America, paper BM3B.6

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Erbium
Laser modes
Fibers
Lasers
Laser resonators

Abstractive news summarization based on event semantic link network

Li, W., He, L. & Zhuge, H., 11 Dec 2016, The 26th International Conference on Computational Linguistics. Association for Computational Linguistics

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Open Access
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Semantics
Linguistics

Achievable information rate of nonlinear inverse synthesis based 16QAM OFDM transmission

Le, S. T., Phillips, I. D., Prilepsky, J. E., Kamalian Kopae, M., Ellis, A. D., Harper, P. & Turitsyn, S. K., 8 Dec 2016, ECOC 2016; 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication. IEEE, p. 1208-1210 3 p.

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

Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing

A compact polymer optical fibre ultrasound detector

Broadway, C., Gallego, D., Pospori, A., Zubel, M., Webb, D. J., Sugden, K., Carpintero, G. & Lamela, H., 15 Mar 2016, Photons Plus Ultrasound: Imaging and Sensing 2016. Oraevsky, A. A. & Wang, L. V. (eds.). Bellingham, WA (US): SPIE, 7 p. 970813. (SPIE Proceedings; vol. 9737).

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Optical Fibers
Plastic optical fibers
Polymers
optical fibers
Ultrasonics

A comparative analysis of the characterization methods for submicron silicon waveguide propagation loss

Reja, M. I., Akhtar, J., Malik, M. N., Ahmed, S., Islam, J. & Iqbal, MD. A., 28 Jan 2016, Proceedings of International Conference on Electrical Information and Communication Technology (EICT 2015). IEEE, p. 347-352 6 p.

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Optical devices
Comparative Analysis
Waveguide
Silicon
Waveguides