Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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1999
Birefringence
Fiber optics
birefringence
fiber optics
gratings

Determination of the Pu autoionizing level angular momenta by a multistep excitation with linearly polarized laser light

Chernomorets, M. P., Dubov, M. & Klishevich, G. V., 6 Jan 1999, In : Optics Communications. 171, 4, p. 253 - 261 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Angular momentum
angular momentum
Polarization
isotope separation
Circular polarization

Dispersion compensation at 40Gbit/s over 100km of standard fibre via mid-span spectral inversion in semiconductor optical amplifier with integrated pump laser

Stephens, M. F. C., Nessel, D., Williams, K. A., Penty, R. V., White, I. H. & Fice, M. J., 1999, In : Electronics letters. 35, 16, p. 1359-1361 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dispersion compensation
Semiconductor optical amplifiers
Pumps
Feedback
Fibers

Error-correcting codes that nearly saturate Shannon's bound

Kanter, I. & Saad, D., 27 Sep 1999, In : Physical Review Letters. 83, 13, p. 2660-2663 4 p.

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error correcting codes
messages

Fabricating fibre edge filters with arbitrary spectral response based on tilted chirped grating structures

Liu, Y., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Jan 1999, In : Measurement Science and Technology. 10, 1, p. L1-L3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spectral Response
spectral sensitivity
Gratings
Fiber
gratings

Fibre optic bandpass transversal filter employing fibre grating arrays

Zhang, W. & Williams, J. A. R., 10 Jun 1999, In : Electronics letters. 35, 12, p. 1010-1011 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transversal filters
Bandpass filters
Fiber optics
Frequency response
Fibers

Finite connectivity systems as error-correcting codes

Vicente, R., Saad, D. & Kabashima, Y., Nov 1999, In : Physical Review E. 60, 5, p. 5352-5366 15 p.

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error correcting codes
Error-correcting Codes
Connectivity
Parity
parity

Heat-flux measurement using fibre-Bragg-grating Fabry-Pérot sensors

MacPherson, W. N., Kilpatrick, J. M., Barton, J. S., Jones, J. D. C., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Dec 1999, In : Measurement Science and Technology. 10, 12, p. 1300-1304 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiber Grating
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg Grating
Heat Flux
Bragg gratings

Incorporation of Ga metalorganic precursors during transients at the start of GaAs growth in CBE

Hill, D., Farrell, T. & Bullough, T. J., 1 Jan 1999, In : Thin Solid Films. 343-344, 1-2, p. 554-557 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical beam epitaxy
epitaxy
anisotropy
Anisotropy
Spectroscopy

Kinetic study on the non-catalysed and catalysed degradation of polyamide 6 with isothermal and dynamic methods

Bockhorn, H., Hornung, A., Hornung, U. & Weichmann, J., 1 Jan 1999, In : Thermochimica Acta. 337, 1-2, p. 97-110 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

thermal degradation
Polyamides
phosphoric acid
degradation
Pyrolysis

Longitudinal parametric oscillation in photorefractive sillenites: comparison between theory and experiment

Pedersen, H. C., Johansen, P. M., Webb, D. J. & Podivilov, E. V., May 1999, In : Applied Physics B. 68, 5, p. 967-970 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric space charge
Experiments
Crystals

Methods of enhancing the recovery of plasmid genes from neutralised cell lysate

Theodossiou, I., Thomas, O. R. T. & Dunnill, P., 1999, In : Bioprocess Engineering. 20, 2, p. 147-156

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasmids
Genes
Recovery
Flotation
DNA Contamination

Neural network-based wind vector retrieval from satellite scatterometer data

Cornford, D., Nabney, I. T. & Bishop, C. M., Aug 1999, In : Neural Computing and Applications. 8, 3, p. 206-217 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Satellites
Neural networks
Multilayer neural networks
Weather forecasting

Nonlinear optics for high-speed digital information processing

Cotter, D., Manning, R. J., Blow, K. J., Ellis, A. D., Kelly, A. E., Nesset, D., Phillips, I. D., Poustie, A. J. & Rogers, D. C., 19 Nov 1999, In : Science. 286, 5444, p. 1523-1528 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nonlinear optics
high speed
communication networks
regeneration
electronics

Nonlocal Kardar-Parisi-Zhang equation with spatially correlated noise

Chattopadhyay, A. K., 1 Jul 1999, In : Physical Review E. 60, 1, p. 293-296 4 p.

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Correlated Noise
Renormalization Group
Exponent
exponents
Long-range Interactions

On-line learning of unrealizable tasks

Scarpetta, S. & Saad, D., Nov 1999, In : Physical Review E. 60, 5, p. 5902-5911 10 p.

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learning
Generalization Error
neurons
Neuron
Closed set

Optical fibre delay line filter free of limitation imposed by optical coherence

Zhang, W., Williams, J. A. R. & Bennion, I., 25 Nov 1999, In : Electronics letters. 35, 24, p. 2133-2134 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric delay lines
Optical fibers
Signal processing
Microwaves
Fibers

Planned training yields best results: training needs analysis in supply chain management

Sweeney, E., Apr 1999, Logistics Solutions, 2, p. 6-7 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Point-wise confidence interval estimation by neural networks: A comparative study based on automotive engine calibration.

Lowe, D. & Zapart, K., Mar 1999, In : Neural Computing and Applications. 8, 1, p. 77-85 9 p.

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Calibration
Engines
Neural networks
Real time control
Ignition

Recirculating fiber-optic notch filter employing fiber gratings

Zhang, W., Williams, J. A. R. & Bennion, I., Jul 1999, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 11, 7, p. 836-838 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Notch filters
notches
Fiber optics
fiber optics
gratings

Statistical mechanics of error-correcting codes

Kabashima, Y. & Saad, D., 1 Jan 1999, In : Europhysics Letters. 45, 1, p. 97-103 7 p.

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error correcting codes
decoding
statistical mechanics
channel capacity
simulated annealing

Temporal evolution of amplitude restoration and thresholding in an all-optical regenerative memory

Poustie, A. J., Blow, K. J., Kelly, A. E. & Manning, R. J., 3 Jul 1999, In : Journal of Modern Optics. 46, 8, p. 1251-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

restoration
pulses
optical switching
interferometers
oscilloscopes

The systems solution

Sweeney, E., Sep 1999, In : Supply chain perspectives. 2, 4, p. 15-17 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transition from time-continuous systems to discrete mappings

Eberhard, M. A., Jun 1999, In : Europhysics Conference Abstracts. 23J, p. 781-784 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Using an integrated semiconductor optical amplifier/distributed feedback laser for simultaneous wavelength conversion and suppression/replacement of a wavelength identifying tone

Stephens, M. F. C., Bainbridge, J. D., Owen, M., White, I. H. & Penty, R. V., Apr 1999, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 11, 4, p. 472-474 3 p., 6218390.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optical frequency conversion
Semiconductor optical amplifiers
Distributed feedback lasers
distributed feedback lasers
light amplifiers

VEGF via VEGF receptor-1 (Flt-1) mimics preeclamptic plasma in inhibiting uterine blood vessel relaxation in pregnancy: implications in the pathogenesis of preeclampsia

Brockelsby, J., Hayman, R., Ahmed, A., Warren, A., Johnson, I. & Baker, P., 1999, In : Laboratory Investigation. 79, 9, p. 1101-1111 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-1
Pre-Eclampsia
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
Blood Vessels
Pregnancy

WASPNET: A Wavelength Switched Packet Network

Hunter, D. K., Nizam, M. H. M., Chia, M. C., Andonovic, I., Guild, K. M., Tzanakaki, A., O'Mahony, M. J., Bainbridge, J. D., Stephens, M. F., Penty, R. V. & White, I. H., Mar 1999, In : IEEE Communications Magazine. 37, 3, p. 120-129 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Packet networks
Packet switching
Wavelength
Testbeds
Wavelength division multiplexing

Wavelength conversion at 40Gbit/s via cross-gain modulation in distributed feedback laser integrated with semiconductor optical amplifier

Stephens, M. F. C., Nesset, D., Williams, K. A., Kelly, A. E., Penty, R. V., White, I. H. & Fice, M. J., Sep 1999, In : Electronics letters. 35, 20, p. 1762-1764 3 p., 6398561.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optical frequency conversion
Semiconductor optical amplifiers
Distributed feedback lasers
Bit error rate
Modulation

Wavelength conversion at 40Gbit/s via four wave mixing in semiconductor optical amplifier with integrated pump laser

Stephens, M. F. C., Nesset, D., Penty, R. V., White, I. H. & Fice, M. J., 1999, In : Electronics letters. 35, 5, p. 420-421 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optical frequency conversion
Semiconductor optical amplifiers
Four wave mixing
Pumps
Wavelength
2000

20-km distributed temperature sensor based on spontaneous Brillouin scattering

Lecoeuche, V., Hathaway, M. W., Webb, D. J., Pannell, C. N. & Jackson, D. A., Oct 2000, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 12, 10, p. 1367-1369 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brillouin scattering
Ring lasers
temperature sensors
Temperature sensors
ring lasers

Advances in fiber grating technology for sensor applications

Bennion, I., Zhang, L., Jackson, D. A. & Webb, D. J., 9 Nov 2000, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 4185, p. 4 1 p.

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Long-period Fiber Grating
Diffraction gratings
Fiber Grating
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg Grating

All-optical binary counter

Poustie, A. J., Manning, R. J., Kelly, A. E. & Blow, K. J., 31 Jan 2000, In : Optics Express. 6, 3, p. 69-74 6 p.

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counters
optical switching
light amplifiers

A novel tunable all-optical incoherent negative-tap fiber-optic transversal filter based on a DFB laser diode and fiber Bragg grating

Li, S., Chiang, K. S., Gambling, W. A., Liu, Y., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Sep 2000, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 12, 9, p. 1207-1209 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transversal filters
Distributed feedback lasers
taps
Fiber Bragg gratings
Fiber optics

A perturbative analysis of dispersion-managed solitons

Boscolo, S., Nijhof, J. H. B. & Turitsyn, S. K., 2000, In : Physica Scripta. 62, 6, p. 479-485 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solitons
solitary waves
Dispersion Management
pulses
Scattering Theory

A scatterometer neural network sensor model with input noise

Cornford, D., Ramage, G. & Nabney, I. T., Jan 2000, In : Neurocomputing. 30, 1, p. 13-21 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radar
Markov Chains
Neural Networks (Computer)
Oceans and Seas
Noise

Autosoliton transmission in dispersion-managed systems guided by in-line nonlinear optical loop mirrors

Boscolo, S., Nijhof, J. H. B. & Turitsyn, S. K., Sep 2000, In : Optics Letters. 25, 17, p. 1240-1242 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

numerical analysis
signal to noise ratios
mirrors
fibers
propagation

Bayesian inference for wind field retrieval

Nabney, I. T., Cornford, D. & Williams, C. K. I., Jan 2000, In : Neurocomputing. 30, 1-4, p. 3-11 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Monte Carlo Method
Markov Chains
Weather
Statistical Models
Markov processes

Bend measurement using Bragg gratings in multicore fibre

Gander, M. J., MacPherson, W. N., McBride, R., Jones, J. D. C., Zhang, L., Bennion, I., Blanchard, P. M., JBurnett, J. G. & Greenaway, A. H., 20 Jan 2000, In : Electronics letters. 36, 2, p. 120-121 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bragg gratings
Fibers
Strain gages
Optical fibers
Wavelength

Catalysis for green chemistry: ultrahigh loaded mesoporous solid acids

Clark, J. H., Elings, S. & Wilson, K., Nov 2000, In : Comptes rendus de l'Academie des Sciences : Serie 2c. Chimie. 3, 6, p. 399-404 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catalysis
Acids
Sulfonic Acids
Catalysts

CFD and bubble column reactors: simulation and experiment

Cartland Glover, G., Generalis, S. C. & Thomas, N. H., 2000, In : Chemical Papers. 54, 6A, p. 361-369 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bubble columns
Food Industry
Computational fluid dynamics
Software
Oxygen

Classifying clinical decision making: a unifying approach

Buckingham, C. D. & Adams, A., Oct 2000, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 32, 4, p. 981-989 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision Making
Nursing
Decision Theory
Terminology
Nurses

Classifying clinical decision making: interpreting nursing intuition, heuristics and medical diagnosis

Buckingham, C. D. & Adams, A., Oct 2000, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 32, 4, p. 990-998 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intuition
Nursing
Nurses
Decision Theory
Decision Making

Compact FBG grating array structure for high spatial resolution distributed strain sensing

Gwandu, B. A. L., Zhang, L., Chisholm, K., Liu, Y. & Bennion, I., 9 Nov 2000, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 4185, p. 756-759 4 p.

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Distributed Sensor
interrogation
wavelength division multiplexing
Dynamic Range
Multiplexing

Coupled nonequilibrium growth equations: self-consistent mode coupling using vertex renormalization

Chattopadhyay, A. K., Basu, A. & Bhattacharjee, J. K., 1 Feb 2000, In : Physical Review E. 61, 2, p. 2086-2088 3 p., 2086.

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Mode Coupling
Renormalization
coupled modes
Non-equilibrium
apexes

Densities and viscosities of the ternary mixtures water+butyl acetate+methanol and water+ethyl propionate+methanol at 303.15 K

Visak, Z. P., Ferreira, A. G. M. & Fonseca, I. M. A., 1 Jan 2000, In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data. 45, 5, p. 926-931 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methanol
Viscosity
Water
Ternary systems
Density (specific gravity)

Dispersion-managed soliton propagation in short-period dispersion maps

Richardson, L. J., Forysiak, W. & Doran, N., 15 Jul 2000, In : Optics Letters. 25, 14, p. 1010-1012 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solitary waves
propagation
amplifiers
augmentation
spacing

Dynamics of learning with restricted training sets

Coolen, A. C. C. & Saad, D., Oct 2000, In : Physical Review E. 62, 4, p. 5444-5487 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Supervised Learning
saddle points
Approximation Scheme
Saddlepoint
Replica

Error-correcting code on a cactus: A solvable model

Vicente, R., Saad, D. & Kabashima, Y., 15 Sep 2000, In : Europhysics Letters. 51, 6, p. 698-704 7 p.

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error correcting codes
decoding
replicas
parity
thermodynamics

Evaluation of RF power degradation in microwave photonic systems employing uniform period fibre Bragg gratings

Yu, G., Zhang, W. & Williams, J. A. R., 15 Apr 2000, In : Optics Communications. 177, 1-6, p. 271-275 5 p.

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Fiber Bragg gratings
Photonics
Bragg gratings
radio frequencies
Microwaves

Fast pyrolysis processes for biomass

Bridgwater, A. V. & Peacocke, G. V. C., 1 Mar 2000, In : Renewable and sustainable energy reviews. 4, 1, p. 1-73 73 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomass
Pyrolysis
Liquids
Liquid fuels
Boilers