Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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A Simple All-Fiber Solc Filter Based on 45-Tilted Fiber Gratings

Xing, Z., Guo, X., Qin, H., Zhang, W., Sun, Q., Zhou, K., Yan, Z., Liu, D. & Zhang, L., 15 Oct 2019, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 31, 20, p. 1631-1634 4 p., 8825983.

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Polarization-maintaining fiber
gratings
filters
fibers
Fibers

A simulation study on the potential of moving urban freight by a cross-city railway line.

Potti, P., Marinov, M. & Sweeney, E., 1 Nov 2019, In : Sustainability. 11, 21, 6088.

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railway
Rails
German Federal Railways
scenario
simulation

Assessing the reliability of the Laban Movement Analysis system

Bernardet, U., Alaoui, S. F., Studd, K., Bradley, K., Pasquier, P. & Schiphorst, T., 13 Jun 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 6, e0218179.

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Gestures
Research
Directed graphs
Direction compound

A statistical procedure to adjust for time-interval mismatch in forensic voice comparison

Morrison, G. S. & Kelly, F., 1 Sep 2019, In : Speech Communication. 112, p. 15-21 7 p.

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statistical method
mismatch
recording
Interval
system comparison

A systems design study introducing a collection point for baggage transfer services at a railway station in the UK

Yeung, H. K. & Marinov, M., 1 Jun 2019, In : Urban Rail Transit. 5, 2, p. 80-103 24 p.

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Seats
Rails
German Federal Railways
Systems analysis
train

Benchmark and parameter sensitivity analysis of scRNAseq clustering methods

Krzak, M., Raykov, Y., Boukouvalas, A., Cutillo, L. & Angelini, C., 13 Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Frontiers in Genetics.

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Single-Cell Analysis
Benchmarking
Cluster Analysis
RNA
Statistical Models

Biofluidic Random Laser Cytometer for Biophysical Phenotyping of Cell Suspensions

He, J., Hu, S., Ren, J., Cheng, X., Hu, Z., Wang, N., Zhang, H., Lam, R. H. W. & Tam, H. Y., 26 Apr 2019, In : ACS Sensors. 4, 4, p. 832-840 9 p.

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lasing
Suspensions
Lasers
cells
lasers

Biomedical applications of Jones-matrix tomography to polycrystalline films of biological fluids

Ushenko, V. A., Sdobnov, A. Y., Mishalov, W. D., Dubolazov, A. V., Olar, O. V., Bachinskyi, V. T., Ushenko, A. G., Ushenko, Y. A., Wanchuliak, O. Y. & Meglinski, I., 1 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Innovative Optical Health Sciences. 12, 6, 1950017.

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Knee Joint
Tomography
tomography
Birefringence
distribution moments

Bi-Signature optical spectroscopy for online fault detection in electrical machines

Alalibo, B. P., Cao, W. & Liu, Z., 17 Jun 2019, In : The Journal of Engineering . 2019, 17, p. 3634-3638

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Liquefied petroleum gas
Fault detection
Diffraction gratings
Fiber optic sensors
Condition monitoring

Black phosphorus based fiber optic biosensor for ultrasensitive cancer diagnosis

Zhou, L., Liu, C., Sun, Z., Mao, H., Zhang, L., Yu, X., Zhao, J. & Chen, X., 15 Jul 2019, In : Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 137, p. 140-147 8 p.

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Biosensing Techniques
Biosensors
Phosphorus
Fiber optics
Phosphopyruvate Hydratase

Breathing dissipative solitons in mode-locked fiber lasers

Peng, J., Boscolo, S., Zhao, Z. & Zeng, H., 1 Nov 2019, In : Science Advances. 5, 11, 7 p., eaax1110.

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breathing
fiber lasers
solitary waves
laser cavities
locking
Ashes
Catalyst deactivation
Oils
Biomass
Pyrolysis

Catalytic supercritical water gasification of eucalyptus wood chips in a batch reactor

Borges, A. C. P., Onwudili, J. A., Andrade, H. M. C., Alves, C. T., Ingram, A., Vieira De Melo, S. A. B. & Torres, E. A., 1 Nov 2019, In : Fuel. 255, 115804.

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Batch reactors
Gasification
Wood
Catalysts
Water

Characterization of the viscosity of bio-oil produced by fast pyrolysis of the wheat straw

Younis, M. R., Farooq, M., Imran, M., Kazim, A. H. & Shabbir, A., 15 Sep 2019, In : Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects.

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Straw
Pyrolysis
Viscosity
Glycols
Water content

Charge transfer statistics and qubit dynamics at the tunneling Fermi-edge singularity

Ponomarenko, V. & Larkin, I. A., 23 Aug 2019, In : Physical Review B. 100, 8, 085433.

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Charge transfer
charge transfer
Statistics
statistics
Electron tunneling

Clinical and biochemical analysis of the ageing tear film

Mann, A., Campbell, D., Mirza, Z., Hunt, O., Wolffsohn, J. S. & Tighe, B. J., 11 May 2019, In : British Journal of Ophthalmology.

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Tears
Age Groups
Serum Albumin
Biomarkers
Health

CO 2 capture through electro-conductive adsorbent using physical adsorption system for sustainable development

Farooq, M., Saeed, M. A., Imran, M., Uddin, G. M., Asim, M., Bilal, H., Younas, M. R. & Andresen, J. M., 8 May 2019, In : Environmental Geochemistry and Health. 9 p.

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Carbon Monoxide
Activated carbon
Adsorbents
activated carbon
Sustainable development

Collecting Symptoms and Sensor Data With Consumer Smartwatches (the Knee OsteoArthritis, Linking Activity and Pain Study): Protocol for a Longitudinal, Observational Feasibility Study

Beukenhorst, A. L., Parkes, M., Cooke, L. A., Barnard, R., van der Veer, S., Little, M. A., Howells, K., Sanders, C., Sergeant, J. C., O'Neill, T., McBeth, J. & Dixon, W. G., 23 Jan 2019, In : JMIR Research Protocols. 8, 1, p. e10238 e10238.

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Knee Osteoarthritis
Feasibility Studies
Observational Studies
Pain
Interviews

Collective dynamics of evanescently coupled excitable lasers with saturable absorber

Lamperti, M. & Perego, A. M., 3 Jun 2019, In : European Physical Journal B. 92, 6, 117.

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Saturable absorbers
absorbers
Lasers
Linewidth
lasers

Combating Fiber Nonlinearity Using Dual-Order Raman Amplification and OPC

Al-khateeb, M., Tan, M., Zhang, T. & Ellis, A. D., 1 Jun 2019, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 31, 11, p. 877-880 4 p.

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Optical phase conjugation
phase conjugation
Amplification
nonlinearity
fibers

Combined Experimental and Computational Study of Polyaromatic Hydrocarbon Aggregation: Isolating the Effect of Attached Functional Groups

Simionesie, D., O’callaghan, G., Laurent, R., Preece, J. A., Evans, R. & Zhang, Z. J., 13 Nov 2019, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 58, 45, p. 20505-20515 11 p.

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Hydrocarbons
Functional groups
Agglomeration
Asphaltenes
Toluene

Combined laser speckle imaging and fluorescent intravital microscopy for monitoring acute vascular permeability reaction

Kalchenko, V., Meglinski, I., Sdobnov, A., Kuznetsov, Y. & Harmelin, A., 31 May 2019, In : Journal of Biomedical Optics. 24, 6, p. 1-4 4 p., 060501.

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Speckle
clearing
Skin
permeability
microscopy

Compact linear polarization spectrometer based on radiation mode shaped in-fiber diffraction grating

Qin, H., He, Q., Moreno, Y., Xing, Z., Guo, X., Yan, Z., Sun, Q., Zhou, K., Liu, D. & Zhang, L., 1 Nov 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 21, p. 5129-5132

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gratings (spectra)
linear polarization
spectrometers
fibers
radiation

Comparison and characterization of different polyester nano/micro fibres for use in tissue engineering applications

Mikes, P., Horakova, J., Saman, A., Vejsadova, L., Topham, P., Punyodom, W., Dumklang, M. & Jencova, V., 8 May 2019, In : Journal of Industrial Textiles.

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Polycaprolactone
Polyesters
Tissue engineering
Copolymers
Fibers

Comparison of electromagnetic performance of scpm wind power generators with different topologies

Huang, X., Zhou, C., Zhang, K., Wu, L., Zhang, J. & Cao, W., 1 Mar 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity. 29, 2, 8625601.

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electric generators
Wind power
torque
topology
Torque

Comprehensive Experimental and Theoretical Study of the CO + NO Reaction Catalyzed by Au/Ni Nanoparticles

Kyriakou, G., Márquez, A. M., Holgado, J. P., Taylor, M. J., Wheatley, A. E. H., Mehta, J. P., Fernández Sanz, J., Beaumont, S. K. & Lambert, R. M., 7 Jun 2019, In : ACS Catalysis. 9, 6, p. 4919-4929 11 p.

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Carbon Monoxide
Nanoparticles
Oxidation
Density functional theory
Catalyst activity

Comprehensive investigation on hydrogen and fuel cell technology in the aviation and aerospace sectors

Baroutaji, A., Wilberforce, T., Ramadan, M. & Olabi, A. G., 1 May 2019, In : Renewable and sustainable energy reviews. 106, p. 31-40 10 p.

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Aviation
Fuel cells
Hydrogen
Industry
Energy utilization

Comprehensive study on the concept of spectral-domain reflection and refraction

Zhang, C., Deng, Z., Chen, Y., Liu, J., Davenport, T. & Fan, D., 6 Sep 2019, In : Applied Physics Express.

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Refraction
refraction
optical reflection
pulses
discontinuity

Compulsory persistent cooperation in continuous public goods games

Li, Y., Liu, X. & Claussen, J. C., 1 Oct 2019, In : Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications. 531, 121767.

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games
Game
Self-management
Cooperative Behavior
Social Systems

Conformable Holographic Photonic Ink Sensors Based on Adhesive Tapes for Strain Measurements

Alqattan, B., Benton, D., Yetisen, A. K. & Butt, H., 14 Aug 2019, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 11, 32, p. 29147-29157 11 p.

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Strain measurement
Ink
Tapes
Photonics
Nanostructures

Conical refraction output from a Nd:YVO4 laser with an intracavity conerefringent element

Akbari, R., Howlader, C., Fedorova, K. A., Sokolovskii, G. S., Rafailov, E. U. & Major, A., 28 Jan 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 3, p. 642-645 4 p.

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refraction
output
lasers
laser modes
laser cavities

Conical refraction with low-coherence light sources

Mylnikov, V. Y. U., Losev, S. N., Dudelev, V. V., Fedorova, K. A., Rafailov, E. U. & Sokolovskii, G. S., 22 Aug 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 18, p. 25428-25435 8 p.

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refraction
light sources
pinholes
cones
light emitting diodes

Conjugate nonlinear-optical loop mirror (Conj-NOLM)-based phase-preserving multilevel amplitude regenerator

Wen, F., Wu, B., Qiu, K. & Sygletos, S., 8 Jul 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 14, p. 19940-19949 10 p.

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regenerators
preserving
mirrors
regeneration
phase modulation
Coal
Pyrolysis
Vapors
Kinetics
Bituminous coal

Critical Success Factors for Implementing Integrated Construction Project Delivery

Whang, S., Park, K. & Kim, S., 18 Nov 2019, In : Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. 26, 10, p. 2432-2446 15 p.

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Factor analysis
Construction industry
Developing countries
Regression analysis
Integrated

Crumpled sheet like graphene based WO3-Fe2O3 nanocomposites for enhanced charge transfer and solar photocatalysts for environmental remediation

Priyadharsan, A., Vasanthakumar, V., Shanavas, S., Karthikeyan, S. & Anbarasan, P. M., 15 Mar 2019, In : Applied Surface Science. 470, p. 114-128 15 p.

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Graphite
Photocatalysts
Graphene
Charge transfer
Nanocomposites

Current noise spectrum in a solvable model of tunneling Fermi-edge singularity

Ponomarenko, V. V. & Larkin, I. A., 6 May 2019, In : EPL. 125, 6, 67004.

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noise spectra
emitters
quantum dots
statistics
electron tunneling

Data analysis of current and emerging skills development and training schemes in the air transport sector

Olushina, T., Marinov, M. & Robinson, M., 30 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Educational Research and Review. 7, 6, p. 121-136

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air transportation
data analysis
job training
sampling

Data Analysis of Current and Emerging Skills Development and Training Schemes in the Rail Transport Sector

Cannon, C., Marinov, M. & Robinson, M., 22 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Educational Research and Review. 7, 3, p. 57-75

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area of activity
data analysis
management
industry
apprenticeship

Deep-ultraviolet to mid-infrared polarizers by Al nanowire metamaterials

Zhang, J., Xie, K., Wei, Y., Wang, P., Hu, Z., Wang, H., Wang, F., Liang, T., Ghafoor, S., Jiang, H., Zhang, L. D. & Zhang, L., 8 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Physics D. 52, 36, 365102.

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Metamaterials
polarizers
Nanowires
nanowires
Infrared radiation

Desert palm date seeds as a biodiesel feedstock: Extraction, characterization, and engine testing

Kamil, M., Ramadan, K., Olabi, A. G., Ghenai, C., Inayat, A. & Rajab, M. H., 16 Aug 2019, In : Energies. 12, 16, en12163147.

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Biodiesel
Date
Feedstocks
Seed
Engine

Design development post contract signing in New Zealand: Client's or contractor's cost?

Finnie, D., Ali, N. A. & Park, K., 24 Jul 2019, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Management, Procurement and Law. 172, 4, p. 146-156 11 p.

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Contractors
Costs
Managers
New Zealand
Civil engineering

Development of a mechanistic-empirical model to predict equilibrium suction for subgrade soil

Saha, S., Hariharan, N., Gu, F., Luo, X., Little, D. N. & Lytton, R. L., 1 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Hydrology. 575, p. 221-233 13 p.

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subgrade
suction
soil
moisture
pavement

Development of a modulus of subgrade reaction model to improve slab-base interface bond sensitivity

Saha, S., Gu, F., Luo, X. & Lytton, R. L., 12 Feb 2019, In : International Journal of Pavement Engineering.

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Pavements
Concrete slabs
Anisotropy
Neural networks
Liquids

Development of a new cracking index for asphalt mixtures using indirect tensile creep and strength test

Gu, F., Chen, C., Yin, F., West, R. C. & Taylor, A., 20 Nov 2019, In : Construction and Building Materials. 225, p. 465-475 11 p.

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Asphalt mixtures
Creep
Fracture energy
Strain energy
Aging of materials

Development of Ca/KIT-6 adsorbents for high temperature CO2 capture

Sun, H., Parlett, C. M. A., Isaacs, M. A., Liu, X., Adwek, G., Wang, J., Shen, B., Huang, J. & Wu, C., 1 Jan 2019, In : Fuel. 235, p. 1070-1076 7 p.

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Adsorbents
Carbon capture
Carbonation
Silicon Dioxide
Calcination

Differential Mueller matrix imaging of partially depolarizing optically anisotropic biological tissues

Trifonyuk, L., Sdobnov, A., Baranowski, W., Ushenko, V., Olar, O., Dubolazov, A., Pidkamin, L., Sidor, M., Vanchuliak, O., Motrich, A., Gorsky, M. & Meglinski, I., 20 Nov 2019, In : Lasers in Medical Science.

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Birefringence
Anisotropy
Circular Dichroism
Light
Lasers
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Nonlinear equations
Fourier transform
Fourier transforms
Nonlinear Equations
Eigenvalue

Dissipative soliton resonance Ytterbium-doped fiber laser with cylindrical vector beam generation

Zhang, J., Zhang, Z., Xu, Y., Wan, H., Wang, J. & Zhang, L., 1 May 2019, In : Optics and Laser Technology. 113, p. 234-238 5 p.

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Ytterbium
ytterbium
Fiber lasers
Solitons
fiber lasers

Distributed measurements of vibration frequency using phase-OTDR with a DFB laser self-stabilized through PM fiber ring cavity

Bueno Escobedo, J. L., Jason, J., López-mercado, C. A., Spirin, V. V., Wuilpart, M., Mégret, P., Korobko, D. A., Zolotovskiy, I. O. & Fotiadi, A. A., 1 Mar 2019, In : Results in Physics. 12, p. 1840-1842 3 p.

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vibration
vibration measurement
cavities
fibers
rings