Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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2006

Role of plasma in femtosecond laser pulse propagation

Mezentsev, V., Dubov, M., Petrović, J. S., Bennion, I., Dreher, J. & Grauer, R., 1 Dec 2006, The physics of ionized gases: 23rd summer school and international symposium on the physics of ionized gases; invited lectures, topical invited lectures and progress reports. Hadzievski, L., Marinkovic, B. & Simonovic, N. (eds.). AIP, p. 169-180 12 p. (AIP conference proceedings; vol. 876).

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

propagation
pulses
lasers
multiphoton absorption
laser plasma interactions

Role of plasma in femtosecond laser pulse propagation

Mezentsev, V., Dubov, M., Petrović, J. S., Bennion, I., Dreher, J. & Grauer, R., 2006, The physics of ionized gases: 23rd Summer School and International Symposium on the Physics of Ionized Gases : Invited Lectures, Topical Invited Lectures and Progress Reports. Hadzievski, L., Marinkovic, B. P. & Simonovic, N. S. (eds.). AIP, p. 169-180 12 p. (AIP conference proceedings; vol. 876).

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

propagation
pulses
lasers
multiphoton absorption
laser machining

RZ-DPSK transmission at 80 Gbit/s channel rate using in-line semiconductor optical amplifiers

Boscolo, S. A., Bhamber, R. S., Mezentsev, V., Turitsyn, S. K. & Grigoryan, V. S., Jun 2006, 2006 International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks. Marciniak, M. (ed.). IEEE, Vol. 4. p. 56-59 4 p.

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

phase shift keying
light amplifiers

Self-phase modulation dependent dispersion mitigation in high power SSB and DSB + dispersion compensated modulated radio-over-fiber links

Won, P. C., Zhang, W. & Williams, J. A. R., Jul 2006, 2006 IEEE MTT-S: international microwave symposium digest. Sowers, J. & Thorburn, M. (eds.). IEEE, p. 1947-1950 4 p. THPH-04. (IEEE - MTTS International Microwave Symposium. Digest).

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

Self phase modulation
Radio-over-fiber
Chromatic dispersion
Fibers
Microwaves

Semi-analytical description of parabolic pulse generation in the normal-dispersion fibre amplifiers

Latkin, A. & Turitsyn, S., 1 Dec 2006, 2006 International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks. IEEE, Vol. 1. p. 259-262 4 p. 4013645

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

Fiber amplifiers
amplifiers
fibers
pulses

Signal power excursion and pump efficiency in quasi-lossless ultra-long Raman laser links

Ania-Castañón, J. D., Karalekas, V., Perez-Gonzalez, J., Harper, P., Chen, X. F. & Zhang, L., Sep 2006, European Conference on Optical Communications, 2006. ECOC 2006. IEEE, p. 1-2 2 p.

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

Raman lasers
adjusting
pumps
reflectance
optimization

Single-phase active rectifier selection for fault tolerant machine

AbdEl-hafez, A. A., Cross, A. M., Forsyth, A. J., Trainer, D. R. & Cullen, J. A., 2006, The 3rd IET international conference on PEMD 2006: power electronics, machines and drives. London (UK): IET, p. 435-439 5 p. (IEE conference publication series).

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

Aircraft
Gas turbines
Turbines
Topology
Networks (circuits)

Study on fatigue and energy-dissipation properties of nanolayered Cu/Nb thin films

Wang, Y-C., Höchbauer, T., Swadener, J. G., Darling, T., Misra, A., Hoagland, R. & Nastasi, M., 2006, High performance structures and materials III. Brebbia, C. A. (ed.). WIT, Vol. 85. p. 323-330 8 p. (WIT transactions on the built environment; vol. 85).

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

Open Access
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energy dissipation
thin films
piezoelectric actuators
cantilever beams
viscoelasticity

Surface plasmon resonance generation utilising gratings for biochemical sensing

Allsop, T. D. P., Neal, R., Rehman, S., Zhang, C., Webb, D. J., Mapps, D. & Bennion, I., 2006, Optical fiber sensors. Optical Society of America, paper WA4. (OSA technical digest).

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

Surface plasmon resonance
surface plasmon resonance
gratings

Technology influences on small logistics providers: a case study analysis

Evangelista, P., McKinnon, A. & Sweeney, E., Sep 2006, Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference of the Logistics Research Network, Newcastle, September 2006.

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

Logistics
Logistics industry
Logistics service
Service industries
Critical success factors

The application of a long period grating sensor array scheme to human respiratory plethysmography

Allsop, T. D. P., Carroll, K., Webb, D. J. & Bennion, I., 2006, Optical fiber sensors. Optical Society of America, paper TuE68. (OSA technical digest).

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

spirometers
plethysmography
Plethysmography
interrogation
Sensor arrays

The digital patient push - Using location to streamline the surgical journey

Mukherjee, S., Jones, K., O'Shea, M. & Peng, X. H., 1 Dec 2006, IET Conference Publications. 520 ed.

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

Information management
Information systems
Systems analysis

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

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

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

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

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

Won, P. C., Zhang, W. & Williams, J. A. R., 1 May 2006, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

Intermodulation distortion
Intermodulation
Chromatic dispersion
intermodulation
penalties

Towards the development of a supply chain strategy evaluation methodology

Weaver, M., Love, D., Albores, P. & Stone, J., 2006, Moving up the value chain: proceedings of the European Operations Management Association Conference.

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

Ultra-long laser cavities for non-repeated fibre transmission

Ania-Castañón, J. D. & Turitsyn, S. K., 2006, European Conference on Optical Communications, 2006: ECOC 2006. IEEE, 2 p. We3.P.193

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

laser cavities
communication
nonlinearity
cavities
fibers

Using a subject area model as a learning improvement model

Thompson, E., 2006, Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology Series. Vol. 52. p. 197-203 7 p.

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

Software engineering
Students

Virtual distributed Gires-Tournois etalon based on phase-modulated wideband chirped fiber grating

Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 14 Dec 2006, 2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference. IEEE, Vol. 2006. 1636998

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

Etalons
Dispersion compensation
Phase modulation
Fiber Bragg gratings
Light transmission

What difference doguidelines make? An observational study of online-questionnaire design guidelines put to practical use

Lumsden, J., Flinn, S., Anderson, M. & Morgan, W., 2006, People and computers XIX — the bigger picture: proceedings of HCI 2005. McEwan, T., Gulliksen, J. & Benyon, D. (eds.). London (UK): Springer, p. 69-83 15 p.

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

Health
Internet
Industry

Yellow frequency-doubled Bismuth fibre laser

Dianov, E. M., Dvoyrin, V. V., Mashinsky, V. M. & Medvedkov, O. I., 1 Dec 2006, 2006 European Conference on Optical Communications Proceedings, ECOC 2006. IEEE, 4800961

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

Fiber lasers
Bismuth
Radiation
Crystals
Temperature
2007

3D Photo-realistic talking head for human-robot interaction

Simplicio, C., Faria, D. R. & Dias, J., 17 Sep 2007, Virtual and Rapid Manufacturing : Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping. Taylor & Francis, p. 675-680 6 p.

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

800nm fiber Bragg Grating sensing interrogation system using TFBG and CCD array

Liu, B., Suo, R., Zhou, K., Jin, L., Zhang, J., Liu, Y., Kai, G. & Dong, X., 28 May 2007, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 6595 II. 659545

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

Open Access
File
interrogation
Fiber Bragg gratings
Charge coupled devices
Bragg gratings
charge coupled devices

A case study analysis on information and communication technology usage in small logistics service companies

Sweeney, E. & Evangelista, P., 2007, Proceedings of the Eighth Annual Global Information Technology Management Association (GITMA). Palvia, P. C., Baqir, M. N. & Pinjani, P. (eds.).

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

Logistics service
Information and communication technology
Dissemination
Service industries
Technology implementation

A cost-based fuzzy system for pattern classification with class importance

Nakashima, T., Yokota, Y., Ishibuchi, H. & Schaefer, G., 1 Dec 2007, Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Artificial Life and Robotis, AROB 12th'07. p. 422-425 4 p.

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

Fuzzy systems
Pattern recognition
Costs

A cultural profile of construction project organizations in the UK

Ankrah, N. A., Proverbs, D. & Debrah, Y., 1 Dec 2007, Association of Researchers in Construction Management, ARCOM 2007 - Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Conference. Vol. 1. p. 169-179 11 p.

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

Construction industry
Cluster analysis
Project management
Communication
Industry

Adaptive pulse shaping through BER Feedback

Webb, S. M., Desbruslais, S. R., Fedoruk, M. P. & Turitsyn, S., 2007, Conference on Optical Fiber Communication and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference 2007. OFC/NFOEC 2007. Optical Society of America

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

Pulse shaping
Modulators
Feedback
pulses
optical communication

Ad hoc network state aware routing protocol

Xiang, J., Sesayi, S., Wang, Y. & He, J., 1 Jan 2007, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, 2007: WCNC 2007. IEEE, p. 3749-3754 6 p. (Proceedings IEEE wireless communications and networking conference).

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

Ad hoc networks
Routing protocols
Mobile ad hoc networks
Dynamic loads
Switches

Advanced calcareous ceramics via novel green processing and supercritical carbonation

Farahi, E., Purnell, P. & Short, N. R., 1 Dec 2007, Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies - International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. p. 359-366 8 p.

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

Carbonation
Hydrated lime
Processing
Cements
Compression molding

A hybrid current controller for linear reciprocating vapor compressors

Lin, Z., Wang, J. & Howe, D., 23 Sep 2007, Conference record of the 2007 IEEE industry applications conference forty-second IAS annual meeting. IEEE, p. 274-280 7 p. (IAS Annual Meeting. Conference Record - Industry Applications Society).

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

Compressors
Vapors
Controllers
Reciprocating compressors
Electric current control

All-fiber pulsed Raman source pumped by Yb:Bi fiber laser

Kurkov, A. S., Dvoyrin, V. V., Paramonov, V. M., Medvedkov, O. I. & Dianov, E. M., 1 Dec 2007, 2007 European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and the International Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO. IEEE, 4386510

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

Fiber lasers
Fibers
Q switched lasers
Saturable absorbers
Micromachining

All-optical regenerative memory using a single loop mirror with feedback

Johnson, N. C., Harrison, J. A. & Blow, K. J., 1 Jan 2007, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

Semiconductor optical amplifiers
Mirrors
mirrors
Feedback
Data storage equipment

A mode-locked bi-doped fiber laser

Dianov, E. M., Krylov, A. A., Dvoyrin, V. V., Mashinsky, V. M., Kryukov, P. G., Okhotnikov, O. G. & Guina, M., 1 Jan 2007, National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, NFOEC 2007. Optical Society of America

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

Pulse repetition rate
Laser mode locking
pulse repetition rate
Fiber lasers
Laser modes

An improved urban macrocellular model for mimo wireless systems

Zhang, G. C., Gu, X. Y. & Peng, X. H., 16 Nov 2007, First International Conference on Communications and Networking in China, ChinaCom '06. IEEE, 4149717

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

MIMO systems
Scattering
Fading (radio)
Channel capacity
Directional patterns (antenna)

An infra-red surface plasmon resonance tilted fibre Bragg device for biological and biochemical sensing

Allsop, T. D. P., Neal, R., Rehman, S., Webb, D. J., Mapps, D. & Bennion, I., 4 Dec 2007, Proceedings of SPIE . SPIE, Vol. 6619. 4 p. 66191K

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

Surface plasmon resonance
surface plasmon resonance
Polarization
Infrared radiation
fibers

An optical fiber Bragg grating tactile sensor

Cowie, B., Allsop, T. D. P., Williams, J., Webb, D., Bennion, I. & Fisher, M., May 2007, Optical sensing technology and applications. Baldini, F., Homola, J., Lieberman, R. A. & Miler, M. (eds.). Czech Republic: SPIE, 8 p. 65850I. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 6585).

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

Open Access
File
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
Optical fibers
optical fibers
Sensors

Apodisation of photo-induced waveguide gratings with doubleexposure of reversely varied duty cycles

Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 1 Jan 2007, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

apodization
Waveguides
gratings
waveguides
cycles

Apodisation of photo-induced waveguide gratings with double-exposure of reversely varied duty cycles

Shu, X., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 1 Dec 2007, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2007, CLEO 2007. 4452529

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

Waveguides

Application of multiphase flow modeling techniques to the transport of submerged mineral wool fibers

Cartland Glover, G., Alt, S., Kästner, W. & Krepper, E., 9 Jul 2007, Proceedings of the International Conference of Multiphase Flow - IMCF 2007.

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

Open Access
File

A surgical robot for cochleostomy

Brett, P. N., Taylor, R. P., Proops, D., Coulson, C., Reid, A. & Griffiths, M. V., 1 Dec 2007, Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings. p. 1229-1232 4 p. 4352519

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

Mandrillus
Tissue
Robotics
Drilling
Equipment and Supplies

A technique for incorporating dynamic paths in lab-based mobile evaluations

Crease, M., Lumsden, J. & Longworth, B., 2007, People and computers XXI HCI...but not as we know it: proceedings of HCI 2007 : the 21st British HCI Group annual conference. Ball, L. J., Sasse, M. A., Sas, C., Ormerod, T. C., Dix, A., Bagnall, P. & McEwan, T. (eds.). British Computer Society , Vol. 1. p. 99-108 10 p.

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

Data acquisition
Hazards

A testbed of erasure coding on video streaming system over lossy networks

Zhang, X-J. & Peng, X-H., 4 Dec 2007, ISCIT 2007 - 2007 International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies Proceedings. p. 535-540 6 p. 4392077

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

Open Access
File
Video streaming
Packet loss
Testbeds
coding
video

Bragg gratings in multicore optical fibers for sensor applications

Jones, J. D. C., Barton, J. S., MacPherson, W. N., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 1 Jan 2007, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optical Society of America

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

Bragg gratings
Optical fibers
optical fibers
Fibers
sensors

Breast cancer classification using statistical features and fuzzy classification of thermograms

Schaefer, G., Nakashima, T., Závišek, M., Yokota, Y., Drastich, A. & Ishibuchi, H., 1 Dec 2007, IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. IEEE, 4295520

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

Mammography
Fuzzy rules
Classifiers
Cameras
Tissue

Can SSMF handle ULH 40-Gb/s WDM transmission?

Tan, A., Pincemin, E., Jaouen, Y., Tonello, A., Wabnitz, S., Ania-Castañón, J. D., Mezentsev, V., Turitsyn, S. K. & Grüner-Nielsen, L., 2007, 2007 33rd European Conference and Exhibition of Optical Communication, ECOC 2007. IEEE, 5758490

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

Wavelength division multiplexing
Modulation
Fibers
Amplitude shift keying

Classification and use of resources sought through alliances in global virtual industrial enterprises

Zhang, Y. & Kochhar, A., 1 Dec 2007, 37th International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering 2007. Vol. 2. p. 1584-1589 6 p.

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

Industry
Decision making

Classifying ischemic events using a bayesian inference multilayer perceptron and input variable evaluation using automatic relevance determination

Smyrnakis, M. G. & Evans, D. J., 1 Dec 2007, Computers in Cardiology. Vol. 34. p. 305-308 4 p. 4745482

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

Open Access
Neural Networks (Computer)
Multilayer neural networks
Databases
Sensitivity and Specificity

Comparison of BER estimation methods in numerical simulation of 40 Gbit/s RZ-DPSK transmission

Slater, B., Boscolo, S., Mezentsev, V. K. & Turitsyn, S. K., Jun 2007, European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO/Europe-IQEC 2007). IEEE, 1 p. CI-5-TUE

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

Computer simulation
Q factors
simulation
cycles
estimates

Cost-sensitive fuzzy classification for medical diagnosis

Schaefer, G., Nakashima, T., Yokota, Y. & Ishibuchi, H., 1 Dec 2007, 2007 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, CIBCB 2007. p. 312-316 5 p. 4221238

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

Costs and Cost Analysis
Classifiers
Costs
Computer-Assisted Diagnosis
Learning

CSRZ-ASK and DPSK 40 Gb/s all-Raman WDM transmission based on UltraWave™ fiber

Pincemin, E., Tan, A., Bezard, A., Tonello, A., Wabnitz, S., Ania-Castañón, J. D. & Mezentsev, V., 1 Dec 2007, Conference Proceedings - Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting-LEOS. IEEE, p. 775-776 2 p. 4054414

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

Wavelength division multiplexing
Numerical analysis
Modulation
Fibers
Computer simulation