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

Dual pulse bound states in a dispersion-managed mode-locked all-fiber laser with 101.75MHz repetition rate using 45° tilted fiber grating

Huang, Q., Wang, T., Yan, Z., Zou, C., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & 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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Laser mode locking
Erbium
Fiber lasers
Laser modes
erbium

Dynamic of pulse-pulse interactions during extreme optical events

Kolpakov, S. A. & Sergeyev, S. V., 29 Jun 2017, European Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F81-EQEC 2017.

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

Probability distributions
Distribution functions
Laser resonators
Laser pulses
Fibers

Effect of carbon nanotube fabricated by cobalt molybdenum catalyst on performance of erbium-doped mode locked fiber laser

Zou, C., AlAraimi, M., Huang, Q., Wang, T., Mou, C. & Rozhin, A., 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

Erbium
Mode-locked fiber lasers
Carbon Nanotubes
Molybdenum
Composite films

Electrical power systems education for employment

Strickland, D., Jenkins, L., Luke, S., Andrews, J. & Wood, B., 19 Dec 2017, 2017 52nd International Universities Power Engineering Conference, UPEC 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. p. 1-6 6 p.

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

Education
Students

Elimination de l'auto-modulation de phase dans un amplificateur optique à fibre

Translated title of the contribution: Elimination of phase auto-modulation in a fiber optic amplifierAudo, F., Boscolo, S., Fatome, J., Kibler, B. & Finot, C., 6 Jul 2017, Proceedings of the 37èmes Journées Nationales d’Optique Guidée – Journée du Club Optique et Micro-ondes (JNOG–JCOM 2017). Société Française d'Optique, 3 p.

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elimination
fiber optics
amplifiers
modulation
fibers

Employment based projects for electrical power foundation degrees

Strickland, D., Jenkins, L., Luke, S. & Andrews, J., 19 Dec 2017, 2017 52nd International Universities Power Engineering Conference, UPEC 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. p. 1-6 6 p.

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

Students
Industry

Energy based transmission optimisation in nonlinear Fourier domain

Kamalian Kopae, M., Prilepsky, J. E., Derevyanko, S. A., Le, S. T. & Turitsyn, S. K., 29 Jul 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

Fourier transforms
Schrodinger equation
Amplification
Nonlinear systems
Statistics

Engaging freshers to final years': Embedding student engagement in engineering education

Clark, R. & Andrews, J., 8 Jul 2017, 2017 Research in Engineering Education Symposium, REES 2017. Research in Engineering Education Network

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

Engineering education
Students
engineering
education
student

Equalization-enhanced phase noise suppression advantage of CO-FBMC over RGI CO-OFDM

Nguyen, T. T., Nissel, R., Le, S. T., Wuilpart, M. & Megret, P., 30 Oct 2017, 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe & European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO/Europe-EQEC). IEEE

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

frequency division multiplexing
retarding
intervals
filters
channel noise

Erbium doped fiber lasers based on 45° tilted fiber gratings

Mou, C., Yan, Z., Zhou, K. & 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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Erbium
Fiber lasers
erbium
fiber lasers
gratings

ESL: An actor-based platform for developing emergent behaviour organisation simulations

Clark, T., Kulkarni, V., Barat, S. & Barn, B., 3 Jun 2017, Advances in Practical Applications of Cyber-Physical Multi-Agent Systems: The PAAMS Collection - 15th International Conference, PAAMS 2017, Proceedings. Springer, Vol. 10349 LNCS. p. 311-315 5 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10349 LNCS).

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

Emergent Behavior
Bottom-up
Macros
Large scale systems
Dynamic models

Evaluating state of information systems failure in developing countries using ITPOSMO model

Alduraywish, Y., Xu, Y. & Salonitis, K., 23 Oct 2017, ICAC 2017 - 2017 23rd IEEE International Conference on Automation and Computing: Addressing Global Challenges through Automation and Computing. IEEE, 8082032

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

Developing Countries
Developing countries
Information Systems
Information systems
Organizations

Event extraction from Twitter using non-parametric Bayesian mixture model with word embeddings

Zhou, D., Zhang, X. & He, Y., 7 Apr 2017, Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Association for Computational Linguistics, Vol. 1. p. 808–817 10 p.

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Open Access
twitter
event
Mixture Model
Entity
Group

Experimental investigation of nonlinear signal distortions in ultra-wideband transmission systems

Saavedra, G., Tan, M., Elson, D. J., Galdino, L., Semrau, D., Iqbal, M. A., Phillips, I., Harper, P., MacSuibhne, N., Ellis, A., Lavery, D., Thomsen, B. C., Killey, R. & Bayvel, P., 23 Mar 2017, Optical Fiber Communication Conference 2017. Optical Society of America

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

signal distortion
Signal distortion
Nonlinear distortion
Ultra-wideband (UWB)
broadband

Experimentally characterized nonlinear fourier transform of a mode-locked fibre laser

Sugavanam, S., Kamalian Kopae, M., Peng, J., Prilepsky, J. E. & Turitsyn, S. K., 30 Oct 2017, 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe & European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO/Europe-EQEC). IEEE

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

Mode-locked fiber lasers
Fourier transforms
Fiber lasers
Solitons
Optical fibers

Experimental verification of four wave mixing in lumped optical transmission systems that employ mid-link optical phase conjugation

Al-Khateeb, M., McCarthy, M. E. & Ellis, A. D., 19 May 2017, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2017. Optical Society of America, JTh2A.64

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Optical phase conjugation
Four wave mixing
Light transmission
Amplification

EyeGrip as a tool for assessing dementia

Mardanbegi, D., Jalaliniya, S., Gellersen, H-W. G., Crawford, T. J. & Sawyer, P. H., 20 Aug 2017, 19th European Conference on Eye Movements.

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Femtosecond laser inscribed axial long-period fiber gratings in two-mode fiber for efficient optical angular momentum generation

Zhao, Y., Liu, Y., Mou, C., Gordon, N., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Wang, T., 23 Mar 2017, Optical Fiber Communication Conference 2017. Optical Society of America, paper W2A.14

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

Angular momentum
Ultrashort pulses
angular momentum
gratings
Laser modes

Fiber specklegram sensor based on the twistinduced effect in tilted two-mode fiber Bragg gratings

Zhao, Y., Wang, C., Yin, G., Jiang, B., Zhou, K., Mou, C., Liu, Y., Zhang, L. & Wang, T., 22 Nov 2017, 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim, CLEO-PR 2017. IEEE, p. 1-3 3 p.

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

Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
fibers
Fibers
sensors

Four-wave mixing and rabi oscillations in quantum-dot semiconductor optical amplifiers

Lingnau, B., Zajnulina, M. & Ludge, K., 11 Aug 2017, 17th International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices, NUSOD 2017. Willatzen, M. & Piprek, J. (eds.). IEEE, p. 31-32 2 p. 8009976. (2017 International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices (NUSOD)).

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

Wavelength Conversion
Semiconductor Optical Amplifier
Four-wave Mixing
Optical frequency conversion
Semiconductor optical amplifiers

Four wave mixing in distributed Raman amplified optical transmission systems

Al-Khateeb, M. A. Z., Tan, M., Iqbal, M. A., McCarthy, M., Harper, P. & Ellis, A. D., 23 Jan 2017, 2016 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC. IEEE, p. 795-796 2 p. ThB1.1

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

four-wave mixing
margins
pumping
predictions
approximation

Four-wave mixing in optical phase conjugation system with pre-dispersion

Ali, A., Sánchez, C., Al-Khateeb, M., Ferreira, F. & Ellis, A. D., 20 Nov 2017, Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC) and Photonics Global Conference (PGC), 2017. IEEE, 3 p. (2017 Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC) and Photonics Global Conference (PGC)).

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

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phase conjugation
four-wave mixing
optical communication
telecommunication
Q factors

From Technology and Manufacturing Readiness Levels to the need for Supply Chain Readiness Levels

Matopoulos, A., Kalaitzi, D., Sweeney, E. & Maropoulos, P., 5 Jul 2017, 24th Conference of European Operations Management Association.

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

Readiness
Supply chain
Manufacturing
Technology readiness
Planning

From Trailing & Failing to Learning & Progressing: A bespoke approach to failure in engineering education

Clark, R. P. & Andrews, J. E., 6 Jul 2017, REEN Annual Symposium.

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

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engineering
learning
education
student

Gaining insights into road traffic data through genetic improvement

Ekárt, A., Patelli, A., Lush, V. & Ilie-Zudor, E., 15 Jul 2017, GECCO '17: proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference. New York, NY (US): ACM, p. 1511-1512 2 p.

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Highway accidents
Data mining

Generation of highly-chirped dissipative solitons in Er-doped all-fiber oscillator

Zhdanov, I. S., Kharenko, D. S., Podivilov, E. V., Babin, S. A., Apolonski, A., Bednyakova, A. E., Fedoruk, M. P. & Turitsyn, S. K., 22 May 2017, 2017 Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium - Spring, PIERS 2017. Electromagnetics Academy, Vol. Part F134321. p. 1605-1609 5 p.

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Solitons
Fibers
Single mode fibers
Polarization-maintaining fiber
Laser resonators

Generation of multiple-order OAM modes using a tilted few-mode fiber Bragg grating

Zhao, Y., Wang, C., Liu, Z., Zhou, K., Mou, C., Liu, Y., Zhang, L. & Wang, T., 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

Angular momentum
Fiber Bragg gratings
Laser modes
Conversion efficiency
Lasers

GiGAn: Evolutionary mutation testing for C++ object-oriented systems

Delgado-Pérez, P., Medina-Bulo, I., Segura, S., García-Domínguez, A. & Domínguez-Jiménez, J. J., 3 Apr 2017, 32nd Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, SAC 2017. ACM, p. 1387-1392 6 p.

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Testing
Cost reduction
Fault detection
Evolutionary algorithms
Chemical analysis

Great expectations? A comparative analysis of bachelor and graduate level engineering students' expectations of university and experiences of transition

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

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

Open Access
Students
Curricula
Education
Statistics

Green agenda and sustainability in follow up and evaluation stage of purchasing of logistics services: perspectives from the British shippers and forwarders

Bahr, W. & Sweeney, E., 1 Sep 2017, Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Logistics Research Network Conference.

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Logistics service
Agenda
Purchasing
Evaluation
Sustainability

High-dimensional crowdsourced data distribution estimation with local privacy

Ren, X., Yu, C. M., Yu, W., Yang, S., Yang, X. & McCann, J., 10 Mar 2017, Proceedings - 2016 16th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, CIT 2016, 2016 6th International Symposium on Cloud and Service Computing, IEEE SC2 2016 and 2016 International Symposium on Security and Privacy in Social Networks and Big Data, SocialSec 2016. IEEE, p. 226-233 8 p.

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

Agglomeration
Scalability
Servers
Experiments

High gain, flattened, discrete raman fiber amplifier and its transmission performance

El-Taher, A., Tan, M., Iqbal, M. A., Krzczanowicz, L., Phillips, I. D., Forysiak, W. & Harper, P., 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

Fiber amplifiers
Pumps
Fibers
Erbium doped fiber amplifiers
Erbium

Highly polarized multiwavelength er-doped fibre laser using all fibre lyot filter

Zhao, Z., Li, Y., Yan, Z., Luo, Y., Wang, H., Sun, Q., Liu, D. & 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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Fiber lasers
fiber lasers
filters
Ring lasers
fibers

High peak power sub-60 fs Yb: KGW laser

Akbari, R., Fedorova, K. A., Rafailov, E. U. & Major, A., 2 Nov 2017, 2017 Photonics North, PN 2017. IEEE, 8090578

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Saturable absorbers
Crystals
Semiconductor quantum dots
Lasers
pulses

High performance interrogation of ultra-weak FBG array using double-pulse and heterodyne coherent detection

Wang, F., Liu, T., Yuan, Q., Liu, Y., Niu, J., Zhang, X. & Zhang, L., 22 Nov 2017, 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim, CLEO-PR 2017. IEEE, p. 1-3 3 p.

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

interrogation
disturbances
Fibers
pulses
Experiments

High-quality Phase-Shifted Bragg grating sensor inscribed with only one laser pulse in a polymer optical fiber

Marques, C. A. F., Pospori, A., Pereira, L., Marques, S., Antunes, P., Bang, O., Webb, D. J. & André, P., 1 Dec 2017, SBMO/IEEE MTT-S International Microwave and Optoelectronics Conference, IMOC 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2017-January. p. 1-4 4 p.

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Plastic optical fibers
Bragg gratings
Laser pulses
optical fibers
notches

High repetition rate multi-similariton laser

Perego, A. M., Tarasov, N., Staliunas, K. & Turitsyn, S. K., 30 Oct 2017, European Quantum Electronics Conference, EQEC 2017. Optical Society of America, Vol. Part F81-EQEC 2017. 1 p.

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Amplification
Lasers
Modulation
Laser modes
Rare earths

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

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

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.

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

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.

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beam steering
Diffraction gratings
wireless communication
gratings (spectra)
fibers