Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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45°-tilted fiber gratings and their application in ultrafast fiber lasers

Yan, Z., Mou, C., Wang, Y., Li, J., Zhang, Z., Liu, X., Zhou, K. & Zhang, L., 2 Mar 2016, Fibre laser. Chandra Paul, M. (ed.). InTech, p. 245-274 30 p.

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fiber lasers
gratings
fibers
fabrication
wavelengths

6.06- Mathematical Modeling of Weld Phenomena, Part 2: Design of Experiments and Optimization

Olabi, A. G., Alaswad, A. & Benyounis, K. Y., 16 Apr 2014, Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering: Comprehensive Materials Processing. Elsevier, p. 111-124

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Design of experiments
Welding
Welds
Evolutionary algorithms

A Check-In and Bag Drop Service Onboard Light Rail Vehicles for Passengers Travelling to the Airport

Toal, J. & Marinov, M., 25 Jul 2019, Sustainable Rail Transport. Springer, Vol. 3. p. 1-82 (Lecture Notes in Mobility).

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Airports
Rails
Wear of materials
Health
Costs

Achieving cost competitiveness with an agent based integrated process planning and production scheduling system

Lim, M. & Zhang, D., Jan 2012, Production scheduling. da Rosa Righi, R. (ed.). InTech, p. 185-206 22 p.

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Process planning
Scheduling
Costs
Autonomous agents
Multi agent systems

A comparison of microphone and speech recognition engine efficacy for mobile data entry

Lumsden, J., Durling, S. & Kondratova, I., 2008, OTM '08 proceedings of the OTM confederated international workshops and posters on on the move to meaningful internet systems: 2008 workshops : ADI, AWeSoMe, COMBEK, EI2N, IWSSA, MONET, OnToContent + QSI, ORM, PerSys, RDDS, SEMELS, and SWWS. Meersman, R., Tari, Z. & Herrero, P. (eds.). Springer, p. 519-527 9 p. (Lecture notes in computer science).

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Microphones
Speech recognition
Data acquisition
Engines

A comparison of pseudo-paper and paper prototyping methods for mobile evaluations

Lumsden, J. & MacLean, R., 2008, OTM '08 proceedings of the OTM confederated international workshops and posters on on the move to meaningful internet systems: 2008 workshops : ADI, AWeSoMe, COMBEK, EI2N, IWSSA, MONET, OnToContent + QSI, ORM, PerSys, RDDS, SEMELS, and SWWS. Meersman, R., Tari, Z. & Herrero, P. (eds.). Springer, p. 538-547 10 p. (Lecture notes in computer science).

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User interfaces

A comparison of the impact of avoidance cues in hazard avoidance during evaluation of text entry

Lumsden, J. & Drost, P., 2008, BCS-HCI '08 proceedings of the 22nd British HCI group annual conference on people and computers: culture, creativity, interaction. British Computer Society , Vol. 2. p. 57-60 4 p.

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Hazards

Adaptive sending rate over wireless mesh networks using SNR

Fowler, S., Eberhard, M. & Blow, K., Apr 2013, Security, design, and architecture for broadband and wireless network technologies. Chilamkurti, N. (ed.). IGI Global, p. 199-217 19 p. (Premier reference source).

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Wireless mesh networks (WMN)
Packet loss
Throughput
Network protocols
Ad hoc networks

Additives in biomedical polyurethanes

Dubé, N., Al-Malaika, S., Laroche, G. & Vermette, P., Jun 2011, Biomedical applications of polyurethanes. Vermette, P., Griesser, H. J., Laroche, G. & Guidoin, R. (eds.). Georgetown, TX (US): Landes Bioscience , p. 55-76 21 p. (Tissue Engineering Intelligence Unit; vol. 6).

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Adoption of e-business solutions in food supply chains

Vlachopoulou, M. & Matopoulos, A., 28 Jan 2010, Delivering performance in food supply chains. Mena, C. & Stevens, G. (eds.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 416-431 16 p. (Woodhead publishing series in food science, technology and nutrition; no. 185).

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Food supply
Supply chain
Electronic business
Food industry
Future trends

A finite element approach to modelling the hydrological regime in horizontal subsurface flow constructed wetlands for wastewater treatment

Knowles, P. R. & Davies, P. A., 2011, Water and nutrient management in natural and constructed wetlands. Vymazal, J. (ed.). Netherlands: Springer, p. 85-101 17 p.

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hydrological regime
subsurface flow
constructed wetland
modeling
wetland

ALEX: mobile language assistant for low-literacy adults

Munteanu, C., Lumsden, J., Fournier, H., Leung, R., D'Amours, D., McDonald, D. & Maitland, J., 2010, Proceeding: MobileHCI '10 Proceedings of the 12th international conference on Human computer interaction with mobile devices and services. ACM, p. 427-430 4 p.

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Education
Industry
Problem-Based Learning

Alternative Agrifood Networks as Learning Communities: Some Issues for a Classification Model

Ammirato, S., Della Gala, M. & Volpentesta, A. P., 2013, Information Systems, E-learning, and Knowledge Management Research: 4th World Summit on the Knowledge Society, WSKS 2011. Communications in Computer and Information Science. Lytras, M. D., Ruan, D., Tennyson, R. D., Ordonez De Pablos, P., García Peñalvo, F. J. & Rusu, L. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 278. p. 293-300 8 p.

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Learning communities
Organizational form
Agribusiness
Socioeconomic characteristics
Interaction

Analysis of functional materials by X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy

Wilson, K. & Lee, A. F., 9 Sep 2013, Local structural characterisation. Bruce, D. W., O'Hare, D. & Walton, R. I. (eds.). Chichester (UK): Wiley, p. 301-350 50 p. (Inorganic materials series).

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Functional materials
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Surface structure
Photoelectrons
Electronic structure

Analyzing Mobile Services in Alternative Agrifood Networks

Volpentesta, A. P. & Della-gala, M., 2013, Collaborative Systems for Reindustrialization: 14th IFIP WG 5.5 Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, PRO-VE 2013, Dresden, Germany, September 30 – October 2, 2013, Proceedings. Springer, Vol. 408. p. 314-323 10 p. (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology; vol. 408).

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Information services
Communication

An SME-Driven Approach to Adopting Measures of Flood Resilience: A UK-Based Perspective

Ingirige, B. & Wedawatta, G., 18 May 2018, The Sociotechnical Constitution of Resilience. Amir, S. (ed.). 1 ed. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 245-264 19 p.

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Resilience
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Small business
Flooding
Vulnerability

Application areas of social media in external B2B transactions - An empirical analysis of Finnish technology industry

Jussila, J. J., Kärkkäinen, H., Aramo-Immonen, H., Ammirato, S., Felicetti, A. M. & Della-gala, M., 2015, 10th International Forum on Knowledge Asset Dynamics: Culture, Innovation and Entrepreneurship: connecting the knowledge dots. Spender, J. C., Schiuma, G. & Albino, V. (eds.). Bari (IT), p. 1930-1940 11 p.

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Empirical analysis
Social media
Industry
Maturity
Marketing

Applications of XPS to the study of inorganic compounds

Wilson, K. & Lee, A., 2010, Spectroscopic properties of inorganic and organometallic compounds: techniques, materials and applications. Yarwood, J., Douthwaite, R. & Duckett, S. B. (eds.). cambridge (UK): Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 72-86 15 p. (Specialist periodical reports; vol. 41).

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Inorganic compounds
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Caustics
Medical applications
Surface structure

Assessing aviation e-marketplaces: a multi-criteria approach

Esposito, E., Evangelista, P., Mastroianni, M., Passaro, R., Sweeney, E. & Wagner, C. M., 24 Feb 2012, The evolution of supply systems management. Esposito, E. & Raffa, M. (eds.). Napoli (IT), p. 303-314 12 p. (Ingegneria economico-gestionale).

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Multi-criteria
Aviation
E-marketplace
Industry
Web sites

Bio-based chemicals from biorefining: carbohydrate conversion and utilisation

Wilson, K. & Lee, A. F., 21 Apr 2014, Advances in biorefineries: biomass and waste supply chain exploitation. Waldron, K. W. (ed.). Waltham, MA (US): Woodhead, p. 624-658 35 p. (Woodhead publishing series in energy; no. 53).

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Carbohydrates
Biomass
Catalysts
Molecules
Feedstocks

Bioenergy policy development

Thornley, P., 2012, Comprehensive Renewable Energy. Elsevier, Vol. 5. p. 411-429 (Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences; vol. 5).

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bioenergy
policy development
energy policy
greenhouse gas
socioeconomic impact

Business case development

Sagi, S., 9 Jul 2014, Transformation of biomass: theory to practice. Hornung, A. (ed.). Chirchester (UK): Wiley, p. 305-320 16 p.

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Biomass
Coal
Industry
Industrial Waste
Biofuels

Challenges facing public procurement

Harland, C., Telgen, J., Knight, L., Callender, G. & Thai, K. V., 7 Jun 2007, Public procurement: international cases and commentary. Knight, L., Harland, C., Telgen, J., Thai, K. V., Callender, G. & McKen, K. (eds.). Abingdon (UK): Routledge, p. 351-358 8 p.

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Chapter 9: Vector rogue waves driven by polarisation instabilities

Sergeyev, S., Kbashi, H., Mou, C., Martínez, A., Kolpakov, S. & Kalashnikov, V., Dec 2017, Nonlinear Guided Wave Optics: A testbed for extreme waves. Wabnitz, S. (ed.). IOP Publishing Ltd., p. 9.1-9.24

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polarization
spikes
fiber lasers
laser modes
locking

Characterisation and mitigation of self-phase modulation in optical fibres

Boscolo, S., Audo, F., Chaussard, F. & Finot, C., Jul 2018, Proceedings of the 27th Annual International Laser Physics Workshop (LPHYS'18). IOP Publishing Ltd., S8.3.1

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Chromate treatments

Short, N. R. & Cole, H. G., 1994, Corrosion. Shreir, L. L., Jarman, R. A. & Burstein, G. T. (eds.). 3rd ed. Oxford (UK): Butterworth-Heinemann, Vol. 2. p. 15:38-15:48 11 p.

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Compression spectrale ameliorée par une modulation de phase corrective sinusoïdale

Translated title of the contribution: Spectral compression enhanced by a corrective sinusoidal phase modulationFinot, C. & Boscolo, S. A., Jul 2016, Proceedings of the 36èmes Journées Nationales d'Optique Guidée (JNOG'36) - Optique Bordeaux 2016. Société Française d'Optique, 3 p.

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dunes
phase modulation
modulation
propagation
simulation

Computational mechanics of molecular systems

Nerukh, D. & Ryabov, V., 2010, Computational mechanics research trends. Berger, H. P. (ed.). Nova science, p. 219-247 29 p. (Computer Science, Technology and Applications).

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Conclusions and outlook

Lewis, P. R., Platzner, M., Rinner, B., Tørresen, J. & Yao, X., 29 Jul 2016, Self-aware computing systems: an engineering approach. Lewis, P. R., Platzner, M., Rinner, B. & et al (eds.). Cham (CH): Springer, p. 297-300 4 p. (Natural Computing Series).

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Decentralization
Uncertainty
Computing
Design
Awareness

Corporate strategic change towards sustainability: a dynamic capabilities view

Wu, Q., He, Q. & Duan, Y., 2016, (Accepted/In press) Handbook of strategic renewal: core concepts, antecedents, and micro-foundations.

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Data visualisation and exploration with prior knowledge

Cornford, D., Schroeder, M. & Nabney, I. T., 19 Aug 2009, Engineering applications of neural networks. Beriln (DE): Springer, Vol. 43 CCIS. p. 113-142 30 p. (Communications in computer and information science; vol. 43).

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Data visualization
Visualization
Geochemistry
Principal component analysis

Deploying Collaborative Management Research Approaches in Humanitarian Supply Chains: An Overview and Research Agenda

Sabri, Y., 3 Sep 2017, The Palgrave Handbook of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 41-70

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Supply chain
Management research
Collaborative management
Research agenda
Humanitarian logistics

Designing a mobile diet diary application with and for older adults with AMD: a case ctudy

Hakobyan, L., Lumsden, J., O'Sullivan, D. & Bartlett, H., 9 Sep 2013, Proceedings of the 27th International BCS Human Computer Interaction Conference (HCI 2013). British Computer Society

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Nutrition
Monitoring

Designing mobile technologies for individuals with disabilities

Leung, R. & Lumsden, J., 2008, Handbook of research on user interface design and evaluation for mobile technology. Lumsden, J. (ed.). Hershey (US): IGI Global, Vol. 2. p. 609-623 15 p.

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disability
expert
standard of living
trend
research project

Designing post-disaster supply chains: learning from housing reconstruction projects

Kovács, G., Matopoulos, A. & Hayes, O., Jul 2011, Relief supply chain management: humanitarian, aid and emergency logistics. Kovács, G. & Spens, K. M. (eds.). Hershey, PA (US): IGI Global, p. 90-102 13 p.

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Disaster
Supply chain
Supply chain design
Community-based
Resources

Developing a GEO label: providing the GIS community with quality metadata visualisation tools

Lush, V., Bastin, L. & Lumsden, J., 3 Apr 2013, Proceedings of the 21st GIS research UK (GISRUK) conference.

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Open Access

Did you see that?

Crease, M. & Lumsden, J., Feb 2008, Handbook of research on user interface design and evaluation for mobile technology. Lumsden, J. (ed.). Hershey (US): IGI Global, Vol. 2. p. 972-981 10 p.

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Design of experiments
Experiments

Disabilities: Assistive Technology Design

Lumsden, J. M., Hakobyan, L., Leung, R. & O'Sullivan, D., 2 Oct 2017, Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology. CRC Press, p. 390-402 13 p.

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Embrittlement of stainless steel coated electrodes

Nascimento, D. H. A., Martins Gomes, R., Fialho Wanner, E. & Presoti, M., Aug 2017, Evolutionary multi-objective system design: theory and applications. Nedjah, N., de Macedo Mourelle, L. & Silverio Lopes, H. (eds.). Chapman and Hall/CRC, (Chapman & Hall/CRC Computer and Information Science Series).

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Engineering the future: CDIO as a tool for combating retention difficulties

Clark, R. & Andrews, J., 1 Dec 2012, Developments in Engineering Education Standards: Advanced Curriculum Innovations: advanced curriculum innovations. Rasul, M. (ed.). IGI Global, p. 143-155 13 p.

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engineering
Students
Engineering education
learning
mechanical engineering

Engines for combined heat and power

Ouadi, M., Yang, Y. & Hornung, A., 22 Sep 2014, Transformation of biomass: theory to practice. Hornung, A. (ed.). Chichester (UK): Wiley, p. 159-173 15 p.

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Gas engines
Pyrolysis
Dual fuel engines
Engines
Oils

EPiCS: engineering proprioception in computing systems

Becker, T., Agne, A., Lewis, P. R., Bahsoon, R., Faniyi, F., Esterle, L., Keller, A., Chandra, A., Jensenius, A. R. & Stilkerich, S. C., 2012, 2012 IEEE 15th international conference on computational science and engineering (CSE). IEEE, p. 353-360 8 p.

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Computer operating systems
Finance
Middleware
Computer hardware
Innovation

Evaluating the appropriateness of speech input in marine applications: a field evaluation

Lumsden, J., Langton, N. & Kondratova, I., 2008, MobileHCI '08: proceedings of the 10th international conference on Human computer interaction with mobile devices and services. New York (US): ACM, p. 343-346 4 p.

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Marine applications
Boats
Speech recognition

Exploring novel auditory displays for supporting accelerated skills acquisition and enhanced performance in motorsport

Powell, N. & Lumsden, J., 8 Jul 2015, Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD'15). Vogt, K., Andreopoulou, A. & Goudarz, V. (eds.). Graz (AT): University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, p. 173-180 8 p.

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Display devices
Feedback
Tires
Railroad cars
Simulators

Exploring value-added benefits to enhance wider adoption of chipless RFID system

Lim, M. K., 1 Dec 2012, Advanced RFID systems, security, and applications. Karmakar, N. C. (ed.). Hershley, PA (US): IGI Global, p. 221-240 20 p. (Premier reference source).

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Radio frequency identification (RFID)
Costs
Cost effectiveness
Logistics

Façonnage optique intra-cavité dans un laser impulsionnel à fibre

Translated title of the contribution: In-cavity pulse shaping in a pulsed fibre laserBoscolo, S., Peng, J. & Finot, C., Jul 2016, Proceedings of the Colloque sur les Lasers et l'Optique Quantique (COLOQ'15) - Optique Bordeaux 2016. Société Française d'Optique, 2 p.

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fiber lasers
pulsed lasers
cavities
fibers
pulses

Fast pyrolysis of biomass for the production of liquids

Bridgwater, A., Mar 2013, Biomass combustion science, technology and engineering. Rosendahl, L. (ed.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 130–171 42 p. (Woodhead Publishing series in energy).

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Biomass
Pyrolysis
Liquids
Oils

Feature analysis of spammers in social networks with active honeypots: a case study of Chinese microblogging networks

Zhou, Y., Chen, K., Song, L., Yang, X. & He, J., 2012, 2012 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2012). IEEE, p. 728-729 2 p.

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Fiber bragg gratings: advances in fabrication process and tools

Sugden, K. & Mezentsev, V., 2011, Fiber Bragg grating sensors: recent advancements, industrial applications and market exploitation. Cusano, A., Cutolo, A. & Albert, J. (eds.). Bentham, p. 9-34 26 p.

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Bragg gratings
gratings
fabrication
fibers
jackets

Formal methods for the development and verification of autonomic IT systems

Calinescu, R., Kikuchi, S. & Kwiatkowska, M., Oct 2011, Formal and practical aspects of autonomic computing and networking: specification, development, and verification. Cong-Vinh, P. (ed.). IGI Global, p. 1-37 37 p. (Premier Referecen Source).

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Formal methods
Model checking
Formal specification