Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1977 2020

Filter
Conference contribution
2005

Reduced order modelling in nonlinear mechanical oscillators with energy pumping

Ma, X., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference - DETC2005. Vol. 1 C. p. 1925-1931 7 p.

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

Oscillators (mechanical)
Decomposition
Monitoring

Reflection and aspects meet again: Runtime reflective mechanisms for dynamic aspects

Bencomo, N., Blair, G., Coulson, G., Grace, P. & Rashid, A., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Aspect Oriented Middleware Development, AOMD'05, Held at the ACM/IFIP/USENIX International Middleware Conference. ACM, 1101567. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. 118).

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

Personal digital assistants
Middleware

Respiratory monitoring using fibre long period grating sensors

Allsop, T. D. P., Reeves, R., Webb, D. J., Bennion, I., Earthrowl, T., Jones, B. & Miller, M., Sep 2005, Novel optical instrumentation for biomedical applications II. Depeursinge, C. D. (ed.). SPIE, 6 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 5864).

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

Open Access
File
gratings
fibers
spirometers
Fibers
Monitoring

Robustness of the OOK modulation formats at 40 Gbit/s in the practical system infrastructure

Pincemin, E., Guilloux, J. Y., Bezard, A., Vargas, T., Tonello, A., Ania-Castañón, J. D., Wabnitz, S. & Turitsyn, S. K., Sep 2005, ECOC 2005 proceedings. IET, Vol. 3. p. 725-726 2 p. We4.P.110. (IEE conference publication series).

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

Modulation
Amplitude shift keying

Skewed coding for suppression of pattern-dependent errors

Shafarenko, A., Turitsyn, K. S. & Turitsyn, S. K., 2005, IET Conference Publications. CP502 ed. IET, Vol. 2005. p. 193-194 2 p. 20050439

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

Channel coding
Information theory

Sparse generalized kernel modeling for nonlinear systems

Chen, S., Hong, X., Wang, X. X. & Harris, C. J., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings of the 44th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, and the European Control Conference, CDC-ECC '05. Vol. 2005. p. 2574-2579 6 p. 1582550

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

Nonlinear systems
Covariance matrix
Identification (control systems)
Statistics

Strain and temperature sensitivity of a singlemode polymer optical fibre

Silva-Lopez, M., Fender, A., Macpherson, W. N., Barton, J. S., Jones, J. D. C., Zhao, D., Webb, D. J., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., May 2005, 17th international conference on optical fibre sensors. Voet, M., Willsch, R., Ecke, W., Jones, J. & Culshaw, B. (eds.). SPIE, p. 202-205 4 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 5855).

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

Open Access
File
Plastic optical fibers
Interferometers
Mach number
optical fibers
polymers

Strategies and methodologies of virtual organization implementationfor small and medium-sized enterprises in China

Ye, F., Li, G., Fang, Z. & Kochhar, A., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, ICC and IE 2005. p. 2139-2144 6 p.

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

Industry
Developing countries
Life cycle
Innovation
Personnel

Subjective quality evaluation for voice communication over MANET

Xiang, J., He, J., Sesay, S. & Xie, N., 2005, 2005 international conference on wireless communications, networking and mobile computing: WCNM 2005 : proceedings. Piscataway, NJ (US): IEEE, Vol. 2. p. 1112-1115 4 p.

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

Speech communication
Mobile ad hoc networks
Routing protocols
Communication

System analysis of fast power transients in WDM optical networks for added and dropped signals

Muhyaldin, S., Eberhard, M. & Blow, K. J., 2005, 10th European Conference on Networks and Optical Communications (NOC). p. 477-484 8 p.

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

Tapered fibre LPG device as a sensing element for refractive index

Allsop, T. D. P., Floreani, F., Jedrzejewski, K. P., Romero, R., Marques, P., Webb, D. J. & Bennion, I., May 2005, 17th international conference on optical fibre sensors. Voet, M., Willsch, R., Ecke, W., Jones, J. & Culshaw, B. (eds.). SPIE, p. 443-446 4 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 5855).

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

Open Access
File
Liquefied petroleum gas
tapering
Refractive index
gratings
refractivity

Testing and extrapolating the nonlinear robustness of modulation formats

Pincemin, E., Guilloux, J. Y., Bezard, A., Vargas, T., Tonello, A., Wabnitz, S., Ania-Castaño´n, J. D. & Turitsyn, S. K., 1 Jan 2005, Nonlinear Guided Waves and Their Applications, NLGW 2005. Optical Society of America

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

impairment
format
Modulation
modulation
fibers

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.

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

MEMS
Clinical laboratories
Syringes
Testing
Light scattering

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

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

Ultrafast lasers
Infrared lasers
Fiber Bragg gratings
Annealing
Ultrashort pulses

Third order intermodulation on nonlinear dispersive radio-on-fiber links

Won, P. C., Zhang, W. & Williams, J. A. R., 31 Oct 2005, Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS). Vol. 3. p. 1699-1701 3 p. JThE47

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

Intermodulation distortion
Intermodulation
Chromatic dispersion
Telecommunication links
Fibers

Time domain all-optical nonlinear signal processing to enhance the performance of a RZ receiver

Boscolo, S., Turitsyn, S. K. & Blow, K. J., 1 Dec 2005, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest. Munich (DE): IEEE, p. CD5-4-THU 1 p. 1568009

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

Timing jitter
Signal processing
Optical receivers
Processing

Two examples of fibre Bragg gratings designed for optical pulse manipulation and processing

Turitsyna, E. G. & Turitsyn, S. K., Dec 2005, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest. Munich (DE): IEEE, p. 395 1 p. 1568174

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

Ultra-narrow asymmetric filter for transmission with 0.8 bit/s/Hz spectral efficiency

Turitsyna, E. G., Bhamber, R., Mezentsev, V. K., Gillooly, A., Mitchell, J. & Turitsyn, S. K., 31 Oct 2005, Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS). Vol. 3. p. 1720-1722 3 p. JThE54

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

Dense wavelength division multiplexing
Fiber Bragg gratings
Wavelength division multiplexing
Pulse width modulation

Ultra-narrow asymmetric filter for transmission with 0.8 bit/s/Hz spectral efficiency

Turitsyna, E. G., Bhamber, R., Mezentsev, V. K., Gillooly, A., Mitchell, J. & Turitsyn, S. K., 1 Jan 2005, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

filters
Dense wavelength division multiplexing
pulse duration modulation
Fiber Bragg gratings
Wavelength division multiplexing

Unequal OTDM channels in a 2R regenerated, dispersion managed transmission system

Huang, Z., Gray, A., Khrushchev, I. & Bennion, I., Mar 2005, the Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (NFOEC) 2005 (OFC/NFOEC2005). IEEE, Vol. 1. p. OME66

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

optical communication
mirrors
fibers

User Perceptions of Privacy and Security on the Web

Flinn, S. & Lumsden, J., 2005, Third annual conference on privacy, security and trust, October 12-14, 2005, The Fairmont Algonquin, St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada, Proceedings. 2005. p. 15-26 12 p.

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

privacy
Internet
questionnaire
online survey
respect

UV light induced fibre Bragg gratings in microstructured polymer optical fibre

Dobb, H., Webb, D. J., Kalli, K., Argyros, A., Large, M. C. J. & van Eijkelenborg, M. A., Sep 2005, Proceedings of 14th International Polymer Optical Fibre Conference 2005. p. 341-344 4 p.

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

Vehicle flow and phase transitions in traffic networks

Jain, S., 2005, Traffic and Granular Flow 2003. Springer, p. 337-339 3 p.

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

Phase transitions
Computer simulation
2006

100km distributed fiber optic sensor based on the coherent detection of Brillouin backscatter, with a spatial resolution of 10 m, enhanced using two stages of remotely pumped erbium-doped fiber combined with Raman amplification

Cho, Y. T., Lees, G. P., Hilton, G., Shu, X., Sugden, K., Strong, A., Hartog, A. & Newson, T. P., 1 Jan 2006, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America, ThC4

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

Erbium
Fiber optic sensors
erbium
Amplification
fiber optics

Accommodating special needs users in the evaluation of an m-Learning application: a case study

Leung, R., Lumsden, J. & Fritz, J., 2006, Proceedings of the IADIS Mobile Learning Conference. p. 177-184 8 p.

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

literacy
evaluation
learning
illiteracy
resources

A comparison of the spectral properties of high temperature annealed long period gratings inscribed by fs laser, UV and fusion-arc

Allsop, T. D. P., Dubov, M., Dobb, H. L., Main, A. S., Martínez, A., Kalli, K., Webb, D. J. & Bennion, I., 24 May 2006, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Limberger, H. G. & Matthewson, M. J. (eds.). SPIE, 9 p. 61930M. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 6193).

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

Open Access
File
ultraviolet lasers
Fusion reactions
arcs
fusion
Liquefied petroleum gas

Addressing network heterogeneity in pervasive application environments

Grace, P., Coulson, G., Blair, G. S. & Porter, B., 1 Dec 2006, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series - Proceedings of the First International Conference on Integrated Internet Ad hoc and Sensor Networks. ACM, 1142706. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. 138).

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

Middleware
Overlay networks
Ubiquitous computing
Heterogeneous networks
Sensor networks

A distributed architecture meta-model for self-managed middleware

Grace, P., Coulson, G., Blair, G. S. & Porter, B., 1 Dec 2006, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series - Proceedings of the 5th Workshop on Adaptive and Reflective Middleware held at the ACM/IFIP/USENIX International Middleware Conference, ARM '06. ACM, 1175858. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. 190).

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

Middleware
Computer systems

Advanced data driven visualisation for geo-spatial data

Jones, A. & Cornford, D., 7 Aug 2006, Computational science – ICCS 2006: 6th International Conference, Reading, UK, May 28-31, 2006. Proceedings, Part III. Alexandrov, V. N., Dick van Albada, G. & et al (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 586-592 7 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3993).

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

Data visualization
Berlin
Spatial Data
Data-driven
Software

A flexible, extensible object oriented real-time near photorealistic visualization system: the system framework design

Jones, A. & Cornford, D., 26 Jul 2006, Progress in Spatial Data Handling: 12th International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling. Springer, p. 563-579 17 p.

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

Open Access
File
Visualization
Computer graphics

Aldehyde formation in spark ignition engines

Sodré, J. R. & De Oliveira Costa, T., 1 Dec 2006, 2006 AIChE Annual Meeting.

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

Ethane
Methane
Aldehydes
Internal combustion engines
Ethanol

All-optical regenerative memory using a semiconductor optical amplifier in a single loop mirror

Johnson, N. C., Harrison, J. A. & Blow, K. J., 1 Dec 2006, 2006 International Conference on Photonics in Switching, Proceedings, PS. p. 149-151 3 p. 4350165

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

Semiconductor optical amplifiers
Mirrors
Data storage equipment

All-optical signal regeneration by temporal slicing of nonlinearly flattened optical waveform

Boscolo, S. & Turitsyn, S. K., 24 Jul 2006, ICONO 2005: nonlinear optical phenomena. Drabovich, K., Makarov, V. & Shen, Y-R. (eds.). 6 p. 62590J. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 6259).

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

Open Access
File
Timing jitter
slicing
Jitter
regeneration
Modulators

A multi-protocol framework for ad-hoc service discovery

Flores-Cortés, C. A., Blair, G. S. & Grace, P., 1 Dec 2006, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series - Proc. of the 4th Int. Workshop on Middleware for Pervasive and Ad-hoc Computing, MPAC 2006, held at the ACM/IFIP/USENIX 7th Int. Middleware Conference. ACM, 1169085. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. 182).

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

Network protocols
Ad hoc networks
Middleware

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.

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

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.

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

Data Compression
Image Compression
Image compression
Color Image
Compression

An FPGA based measurement system for a Fibre Bragg Grating (FBG) strain sensor

Uzenkov, O., Lee, P. & Webb, D., 1 Dec 2006, Conference Record - IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference. IEEE, p. 2364-2367 4 p. 1700620

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

Bragg gratings
Fiber Bragg gratings
Light sources
Field programmable gate arrays (FPGA)
light sources

An immune-based algorithm for topology optimization

Campelo, F., Guimarães, F. G., Igarashi, H., Watanabe, K. & Ramírez, J. A., 1 Dec 2006, 2006 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2006. IEEE, p. 3204-3211 8 p. 1688715

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

Topology Optimization
Shape optimization
Paradigm
Engineering
Artificial Immune System

Annealing and temperature coefficient study of type IA fibre Bragg gratings inscribed under strain and no strain - Implications to optical fibre component reliability

Kalli, K., Simpson, G., Dobb, H., Komodromos, M., Webb, D. & Bennion, I., 23 May 2006, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering: Reliability of Optical Fiber Components, Devices, Systems, and Networks III. Limberger, H. G. & Matthewson, M. J. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 6193. 12 p. 61930L. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 6193).

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

Open Access
File
component reliability
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
Optical fibers
optical fibers

A practical approach to developing good engineering teaching practice

Clark, R., Ford, C. & Evans, C., 1 Dec 2006, Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovation, Good Practice and Research in Engineering Education 2006, EE 2006. p. 237-241 5 p.

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

teaching practice
engineering
school culture
Teaching
university

A specification-to-deployment architecture for overlay networks

Behnel, S., Buchmann, A., Grace, P., Porter, B. & Coulson, G., 1 Jan 2006, On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems 2006: CoopIS, DOA, GADA, and ODBASE - OTM Confederated International Conferences, CoopIS, DOA, GADA, and ODBASE 2006, Proceedings. Springer-Verlag Wien, p. 1522-1540 19 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 4276 LNCS - II).

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

Overlay networks
Overlay Networks
Overlay
Specification
Specifications

Assessing spatial clustering of MRSA with stochastic simulations, kernel estimation and SATSCAN

Bastin, L., Rollason, J., Hilton, A. C., Pillay, D. G., Corcoran, C., Elgy, J., Lambert, P., Worthington, T., De, P. & Burrows, K., 2006, Proceedings of ACCURACY 2006 - 7th International Symposium on Spatial Accuracy Assessment in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. Instituto Geográfico Português, p. 481-489 9 p.

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

Spatial Clustering
Kernel Estimation
Stochastic Simulation
labeling approach
simulation

Bi-doped silica fiber laser

Dianov, E. M., Dvoyrin, V. V., Mashinsky, V. M., Umnikov, A. A., Yashkov, M. V. & Guryanov, A. N., 14 Dec 2006, Proceedings - Thirteenth International Symposium on Temporal Representation and Reasoning, TIME 2006. Vol. 2006. 1636776

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

Fiber lasers
Silica
Fibers
Lasers

Bi-doped silica fibers - A new active medium for tunable fiber lasers and broadband fiber amplifiers

Dvoyrin, V. V., Mashinsky, V. M., Dianov, E. M., Umnikov, A. A., Yashkov, M. V. & Guryanov, A. N., 14 Dec 2006, Proceedings - Thirteenth International Symposium on Temporal Representation and Reasoning, TIME 2006. Vol. 2006. 1636420

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

Fiber amplifiers
Fiber lasers
Telecommunication
Luminescence
Optical fibers

Biochemical sensor based on a novel all-fibre cavity ring down spectroscopy technique incorporating a tilted fibre Bragg grating

Zhou, K., Webb, D., Zhang, L., Bennion, I. & Farries, M., 2006, Optical fiber sensors. Optical Society of America, paper WA8. (OSA technical digest ).

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

Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
Refractive index
Spectroscopy
cavities

Bismuth-doped optical fibres-spectroscopic study and interpretation of spectra

Mashinsky, V. V., Dvoyrin, V. V., Bulatov, L., Bufetov, I. I., Shubin, A. A., Kustov, E. E., Dianov, E. E., Umnikov, A. A., Yashkov, M. M. & Guryanov, A. A., 1 Dec 2006, 2006 European Conference on Optical Communications Proceedings, ECOC 2006. 4800876

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

Aluminosilicates
Bismuth
Luminescence
Optical fibers
interpretation

Bringing a construction site into the lab: a context-relevant lab-based evaluation of a multimodal mobile application

Lumsden, J., Kondratova, I. & Langton, N., 2006, Proceedings of 1st international workshop on Multimodal and Pervasive Services (MAPS'2006). p. 62-68 7 p.

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

Construction industry
Concretes

Changing of pulse complexity in modulated dielectric medium

Ruzhytska, N. N., Nerukh, A. G. & Nerukh, D. A., 1 Dec 2006, UWBUSIS 2006 - 2006 3rd International Conference on Ultrawideband and Ultrashort Impulse Signals, Proceedings. p. 263-265 3 p. 4099282

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

Electromagnetic fields
Modulation

Classifying ovarian tumors using Bayesian multi-layer perceptrons and automatic relevance determination: A multi-center study

Van Calster, B., Timmerman, D., Nabney, I. T., Valentin, L., Van Holsbeke, C. & Van Huffel, S., 1 Dec 2006, Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings. IEEE, p. 5342-5345 4 p. 4029269

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

Multilayer neural networks
Tumors
Neurons
Neural networks

Code Classification as a Learning and Assessment Exercise for Novice Programmers

Thompson, E., Whalley, J., Lister, R. & Simon, B., 2006, The 19th Annual Conference of the National Advisory Committee on Computing Qualifications: Preparing for the Future — Capitalising on IT. Mann, S. & Bridgeman, N. (eds.). National Advisory Committee on Computing Qualifications, p. 291-298

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

learning
student
comprehension
ability
Teaching