Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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An algorithm for robust relative influence values elicitation (ARRIVE)

Hegazy, S. E. & Buckingham, C. D., 26 Sep 2008, Proc. - The 3rd Int. Multi-Conf. Computing in the Global Information Technology, ICCGI 2008 in Conjunction with ComP2P 2008: The 1st Int. Workshop on Computational P2P Networks: Theory and Practice. p. 91-96 6 p. 4591351

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

Knowledge engineering
Medical problems
Decision support systems
Health

An aligned subtree kernel for weighted graphs

Bai, L., Rossi, L., Zhang, Z. & Hancock, E. R., 2015, Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Machine Learning. Bach, F. & Blei, D. (eds.). 10 p. ( JMLR workshop and conference proceedings; vol. 37).

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Convolution
Experiments

Analogies and differences between mutation operators for WS-BPEL 2.0 and other languages

Boubeta-Puig, J., Medina-Bulo, I. & García-Domínguez, A., 18 Aug 2011, Proceedings - 4th IEEE International Conference on Software Testing, Verification, and Validation Workshops, ICSTW 2011. p. 398-407 10 p. 5954439

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

Web services
Industry
Computer programming languages
Testing

Analysis and design of power management scheme for an on-board solar energy storage system

Jiang, W., Yu, F. Y., Lin, Z. Y., Wu, G. F., Chen, H. & Hashimoto, S., 2014, 2014 International Power Electronics Conference, IPEC-Hiroshima - ECCE Asia 2014. IEEE, p. 1471-1475 5 p.

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Energy storage
Solar energy
Charging (batteries)
Systems analysis
Control systems

Analysis and identification of spamming behaviors in Sina Weibo microblog

Lin, C., He, J., Zhou, Y., Yang, X., Chen, K. & Song, L., 1 Aug 2013, Proceedings of the 7th workshop on Social Network Mining and Analysis, SNA-KDD 2013. New York, NY (US): ACM, 5

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

Spamming
Marketing
Identification (control systems)
Classifiers

Analysis and representation of statistical performance of JPEG2000 encoded image over wireless channels

He, J., Yang, Z., Yang, D., Tang, Z., Hu, J. & Chau, C. T., 2002, ICECS 2002: the 9th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems . Barić, A., Magjarević, R., Pejčinović, B. & Chrzanowska-Jeske, M. (eds.). IEEE, Vol. 3. p. 1051-1054 4 p.

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Analytical models
Base stations
Image quality
Costs

Analysis of carrier phase extraction methods in 112-Gbit/s NRZ-PDM-QPSK coherent transmission system

Xu, T., Jacobsen, G., Popov, S., Li, J., Sergeyev, S. & Zhang, Y., 2012, Asia Communications and Photonics conference 2012. Optical Society of America, 3 p. paper AS1C.2. (OSA technical digest).

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

Quadrature phase shift keying
Phase noise
Pulse width modulation

Analysis of extended range variable gain hybrid Raman-EDFAs in systems using Nyquist-WDM 100/200G PM-QPSK/16QAM

Forysiak, W., Govan, D., McClean, I., Nayar, B., Olubodun, O. & Doran, N. J., 31 Dec 2014, Optical Fiber Communication conference 2014. Optical Society of America, paper W2A.8. (OSA technical digest).

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Erbium doped fiber amplifiers
Quadrature phase shift keying
Wavelength division multiplexing
Fibers
polyoxyethylene (2-methyl-2-propenyl) methyl diether-maleic anhydride copolymer

Analysis of frequency response of a microwave photonic filter using superstructured fiber Bragg grating

Zhang, W., Williams, J. A. R. & Bennion, I., 1 Dec 2004, Conference Proceedings - Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting-LEOS. Vol. 1. p. 276-277 2 p.

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

Fiber Bragg gratings
Photonics
Frequency response
Microwaves
Bandwidth

Analysis of nocturnal oxygen saturation recordings using kernel entropy to assist in sleep apnea-hypopnea diagnosis

Marcos, J. V., Hornero, R., Nabney, I. T., Álvarez, D. & del Campo, F., 2011, Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC, 2011. IEEE, p. 1745-1748 4 p. (Conference proceedings IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society).

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

Sleep Apnea Syndromes
Entropy
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Oxygen
Polysomnography

Analysis of rogue wave phenomenon in optical fiber based on soliton's eigenvalue

Weerasekara, G., Tokunaga, A., Terauchi, H., Eberhard, M. & Maruta, A., 31 Dec 2014, Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling in Glass Waveguides / Nonlinear Photonics / Optical Sensors / Specialty Optical Fibers 2014. Optical Society of America, paper JTu3A.43. (OSA technical digest).

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

Solitons
Optical fibers
eigenvalues
solitary waves
optical fibers

Analysis of solar still with nanoparticle incorporated phase change material for solar desalination application

Dsilva Winfred Rufuss, D., Iniyan, S., Suganthi, L., Davies, P. A. & Akinaga, T., 2015, ISES Solar World Congress 2015, Conference Proceedings. p. 1271-1280 10 p.

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

Phase change materials
Desalination
Graphene
Nanoparticles
Oxides

Analysis of Wiener-Hammerstein equalizer for downlink LTE system

Mallouki, N., Nsiri, B., Mhatli, S., Ghanbarisabagh, M., Hakimi, W., Ammar, M., Giacoumidis, E. & Attia, R., 2015, Proceedings of 2015 Science and Information conference (SAI). IEEE, p. 1077-1082 6 p.

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

Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Equalizers
Least-Squares Analysis
performance
Nonlinear distortion

Analytical characterization of a quasi-lossless Raman-amplified fibre transmission scheme

Ania-Castanon, J. D. & Turitsyn, S. K., 1 Dec 2005, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest. Munich (DE): IEEE, p. 535 1 p. 1568313

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

Pumps
Fibers
Fiber Bragg gratings

Analytical Evaluation of High-Efficiency Induction Motor Losses

Aarniovuori, L., Lindh, P., Karkkainen, H., Niemela, M., Pyrhonen, J. & Cao, W., 5 Aug 2019, 2019 IEEE International Electric Machines and Drives Conference, IEMDC 2019. IEEE, p. 1501-1507 7 p. 8785380

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

Induction motors
Copper
Stators
Energy efficiency
Poles

Analytical first order comparison of amplitude and phase noise in single and dual Mach-Zehnder interferometer detection schemes for DQPSK transmission systems

Eberhard, M., Maruta, A. & Faisal, M., 2010, Advanced photonics and renewable energy. Optical Society of America, paper NTuC47. (OSA technical digest).

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

Mach-Zehnder interferometers
demodulation
White noise
Phase noise
Demodulation

Analytical solutions for power evolution in the effective two-level medium laser models

Shtyrina, O., Efremov, S., Yarutkina, I., Skidin, A., Turitsyn, S. K. & Fedoruk, M. P., 8 Sep 2016, Photonics and Fiber Technology 2016 (ACOFT, BGPP, NP). Optical Society of America, paper JT4A.15. (OSA Technical Digest).

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

Ring lasers
Fiber lasers
Lasers

Analytic theory of self-similar mode-locking with rapidly varying, mean-zero dispersion

Bale, B. G. & Kutz, J. N., 20 Nov 2009, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering: Photonics North 2009. Vol. 7386. 73860M

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Mode-locking
Laser mode locking
locking
Zero
Mode-locked Lasers

Analyze impact of context information on rate adaptation algorithm in vehicular communication

Nwizege, K. S., He, J., Shedrack, M., Good, F. M. & Macmammah, M., 2013, 2013 UKSim 15th International Conference on Computer Modelling and Simulation. IEEE, p. 739-744 6 p.

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

Communication
Network performance
Traffic congestion
MATLAB

An approach for evaluating the health and safety risk associated with construction project features based on their contribution to accident causation

Manu, P. A., Ankrah, N., Proverbs, D. & Suresh, S., 1 Dec 2010, COBRA 2010 - Construction, Building and Real Estate Research Conference of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

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

Accidents
Health
Risk assessment
Systems analysis

An approach for model-driven design and generation of performance test cases with UML and MARTE

García-Domínguez, A., Medina-Bulo, I. & Marcos-Bárcena, M., 2013, Software and Data Technologies: 6th International Conference, ICSOFT 2011 Seville, Spain, July 18-21, 2011 Revised Selected Papers. Escalona, M. J., Cordeiro, J. & Shishkov, B. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 136-150 15 p. (Communications in Computer and Information Science; vol. 303).

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

Throughput

An Architectural Framework for Quality-Driven Adaptive Continuous Experimentation

Jimenez, M., Rivera, L. F., Villegas, N. M., Tamura, G., Muller, H. A. & Bencomo, N., 29 Aug 2019, Proceedings - 2019 IEEE/ACM Joint 4th International Workshop on Rapid Continuous Software Engineering and 1st International Workshop on Data-Driven Decisions, Experimentation and Evolution, RCoSE/DDrEE 2019. IEEE, p. 20-23 4 p. 8818213

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

Design of experiments
Architectural design
Experiments
Costs
Managers

An Architecture for Biologically Grounded Real-Time Reflexive Behavior

Bernardet, U., Chollet, M., Dipaola, S. & Scherer, S., 19 Oct 2016, International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents. Springer, Vol. 10011. p. 295-305 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 10011).

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

Control systems

An Architecture for Self-Aware IOT Applications

Esterle, L. & Rinner, B., 13 Sep 2018, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP). IEEE, p. 6588-6592 (2018 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP)).

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Scalability
Cameras
Internet of things
Uncertainty

An aspect-oriented and model-driven approach for managing dynamic variability

Morin, B., Fleurey, F., Bencomo, N., Jézéquel, J-M., Solberg, A., Dehlen, V. & Blair, G., 2008, Model driven engineering languages and systems: 11th international conference, MoDELS 2008, Toulouse, France, September 28 - October 3, 2008 : proceedings. Czarnecki, K., Ober, I., Bruel, J-M., Uhl, A. & Völter, M. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 782-796 15 p. (Lecture notes in computer science; no. 5301).

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

Adaptive systems
Explosions

An autonomous surgical robot applied in practice

Brett, P. N., Taylor, R. P., Proops, D., Griffiths, M. V. & Coulson, C., 1 Dec 2006, 13th Annual International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice 2006. p. 144-150 7 p.

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Anderson localization in optical mesh lattices realized in time domain

Vatnik, I. D., Tikan, A. M., Churkin, D. V. & Sukhorukov, A. A., 2015, The European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2015. Optical Society of America, paper CD_P_8

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Anderson localization in synthetic photonic lattices

Vatnik, I., Tikan, A. M., Churkin, D. V. & Sukhorukov, A. A., 2015, CLEO: QELS fundamental science 2015. Optical Society of America, 1 p. paper FTh3D.1. (OSA technical digest).

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

Optical lattices
Optical fiber coupling
Photonic band gap
Photonics
Laser pulses

Anderson localization of light in synthetic photonic lattices

Vatnik, I., Tikan, A., Churkin, D. & Sukhorukov, A., 2015, Spatiotemporal Complexity in Nonlinear Optics, SCNO 2015. IEEE, 2 p.

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

photonics
disorders

And god made engineers! Is 'the knack' innate or taught? An analysis of Students' learning journeys

Clark, R. P. & Andrews, J. E., 2013, 41st SEFI conference. Société Eropéenne pour la Formation des Ingénieurs, 7 p.

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

An edge-based matching kernel through discrete-time quantum walks

Bai, L., Zhang, Z., Ren, P., Rossi, L. & Hancock, E. R., 21 Aug 2015, Image analysis and processing — ICIAP 2015: 18th International Conference, Genoa, Italy, September 7-11, 2015, Proceedings. Murino, V. & Puppo, E. (eds.). Chem (CH): Springer, Vol. Part I. p. 27-38 10 p. (Lecture notes in computer science; vol. 9279).

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Directed graphs
Experiments

An efficient, approximate path-following algorithm for elastic net based nonlinear spike enhancement

Little, M. A., 2014, 2014 Proceedings of the 22nd European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO). IEEE, p. 1442-1446 5 p.

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Nonlinear filtering
Convex optimization

An efficient knowledge transfer solution to a novel SMDP formalization of a broker's decision problem

Talla Kuate, R., Chli, M. & Wang, H. H., 4 May 2015, AAMAS'15 International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi Agent Solutions. ACM, Vol. 3. p. 1735-1736 2 p. paper 278

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Reinforcement learning
Experiments

An empirical study on uncertainty identification in social media context

Wei, Z., Chen, J., Gao, W., Li, B., Zhou, L., He, Y. & Wong, K-F., 2013, Proceedings of the 51st annual meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Association for Computational Linguistics, Vol. 2. p. 58-62 5 p.

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

social media
uncertainty
twitter
facebook
Social Media

An end to end architecture for ubiquitous super-fast broadband

Payne, D. B. & Ruffini, M., 2013, Asia Communications and Photonics Conference 2013. Optical Society of America, paper ATh3H.1. (OSA Technical Digest).

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

Broadband networks
Network architecture

A nested alignment graph kernel through the dynamic time warping framework

Bai, L., Rossi, L., Cui, L. & Hancock, E. R., 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. 59-69 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 10310).

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Dynamic Time Warping
Alignment
Trace
kernel
Graph in graph theory

An evaluation of image compression algorithms for colour retinal images

Schaefer, G. & Starosolski, R., 1 Dec 2006, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Vol. 4345 LNBI. p. 358-367 10 p.

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Data Compression
Image Compression
Image compression
Color Image
Compression

An evaluation of V2G for distribution network harmonic suppression.

Serrano, C., Ivry, P., Yang, J., Lin, Z., Scott, J. & Gissing, G., 9 Jun 2019, 25th International Conference on Electricity Distribution. Advanced Institute of Management Research (AIM), 1170

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

Open Access
Power quality
Electric power distribution
Electric potential

An evolutionary approach to improve efficiency for solving the electric dispatch problem

Marcelino, C. G., Wanner, E. F. & Almeida, P. E. M., 15 Jan 2015, 2014 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Engineering Solutions (CIES) Proceedings. Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, p. 163-170 8 p.

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

Power plants
Productivity
Water
Electricity

An Evolutionary Mono-Objective Approach for Solving the Menu Planning Problem

Cruz Moreira, R. P., Wanner, E., Martins, F. V. C. & Sarubbi, J. F. M., 4 Oct 2018, 2018 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC). IEEE, 8477888

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Planning
Costs
Students

A new algorithm based on differential evolution for combinatorial optimization

Maravilha, A. L., Ramirez, J. A. & Campelo, F., 1 Jan 2013, Proceedings - 1st BRICS Countries Congress on Computational Intelligence, BRICS-CCI 2013. IEEE, p. 60-66 7 p. 6855830

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Combinatorial optimization
Traveling salesman problem

A new encoding scheme for visible light communications with applications to mobile connections

Benton, D. M. & Brittan, P. S. J., 6 Oct 2017, Advanced Free-Space Optical Communication Techniques and Applications III. SPIE, Vol. 10437. 10437C

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Optical communication
Synchronization
Light emitting diodes
Transmitters
Communication

A new method for respiratory-volume monitoring based on long-period fibre gratings

Petrović, M., Petrovic, J., Simić, G., Ilić, I., Daničić, A., Vukčević, M., Bojović, B., Hadžievski, L., Allsop, T. D. P. & Webb, D. J., 1 Jan 2013, Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBS. IEEE, p. 2660-2663 4 p. (IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Conference Proceedings).

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

Fibers
Monitoring
Sensors
Volume measurement
Air

A new rule induction algorithm for expert system knowledge acquisition

Sweeney, E., 1989, Proceedings of the Summer Conference of the Society for Computer Simulation.

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A new scheduling method for enhanced quality of experience in LTE systems

Seyedebrahimi, M., Peng, X-H. & Harrison, R., 2013, 19th European Wireless conference. Berlin (DE): VDE, 6 p.

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Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Scheduling
Scheduling algorithms
Resource allocation

A new scheme for monitoring submodule capacitance in modular multilevel converter

Abushafa, O., Gadoue, S., Dahidah, M. & Atkinson, D., 21 Apr 2016, 8th IET International Conference on Power Electronics, Machines and Drives (PEMD 2016). IET

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Capacitors
Capacitance
Monitoring
Condition monitoring
Kalman filters

A new self-adaptive approach for evolutionary multiobjective optimization

Batista, L. S., Campelo, F., Guimaraes, F. G. & Ramirez, J. A., 27 Sep 2010, Proceedings of the IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2010. IEEE, 8 p. 7641

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Multiobjective optimization
Evolutionary algorithms
Adaptive algorithms
Statistical methods

A new unsupervised convolutional neural network model for Chinese scene text detection

Ren, X., Chen, K., Yang, X., Zhou, Y., He, J. & Sun, J., 2015, 2015 IEEE China Summit and International Conference on Signal and Information Processing, - Proceedings. Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, p. 428-432 5 p.

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Convolution
Neural networks
Unsupervised learning
Classifiers
Supervised learning

An experimental evaluation of sender-side TCP enhancements for wired-to-wireless paths: a real-world home WLAN case study

Taank, R. & Peng, X. H., 2009, Proceedings, the IEEE 23rd International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA 2009. IEEE, p. 323-330 8 p. (IEEE Conference Publications).

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

Wireless local area networks (WLAN)
Servers
Data transfer
Testbeds
Experiments

An experimental investigation of the distributive tactile sensing method applied to discriminate contact and motion of a flexible digit typical of invasive clinical environments

Tam, B., Brett, P., Holding, D. & Griffiths, M., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference - DETC2005. Vol. 4. p. 245-248 4 p.

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

Disposability
Laparoscopy
Endoscopy
Magnetic resonance
Embedded systems