Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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Early predictors of epilepsy and subsequent relapse in children with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis

Rossor, T., Benetou, C., Wright, S., Duignan, S., Lascelles, K., Robinson, R., Das, K., Ciccarelli, O., Wassmer, E., Hemingway, C., Lim, M. & Hacohen, Y., 7 Feb 2019, In : Multiple Sclerosis Journal.

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Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis
Epilepsy
Recurrence
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals

Effective high compression of ECG signals at low level distortion

Rebollo-Neira, L. E., 14 Mar 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 4564 .

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Electrocardiography
Health care
Wavelet transforms
Recovery

Effect of Baseplate Positioning on Fixation of Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Zhang, M., Cheng-Kung, C., Junaid, S., Gregory, T. & Hansen, U., 1 Feb 2019, In : Clinical Biomechanics. 62, p. 15-22 8 p.

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Bone Resorption
Arthroplasty
Prostheses and Implants
Glenoid Cavity
Prosthesis Retention
Multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCN)
Toughening
Rubber
Lactic acid
Nanocomposites

Effect of nano-carbon dispersions on signal in silicon-based sensor structure with photoelectrical transducer principle

Manilov, A. I., Kozinetz, A. V., Litvinenko, S. V., Skryshevsky, V. A., Al Araimi, M. & Rozhin, A., 1 Mar 2019, In : Current Applied Physics. 19, 3, p. 308-313 6 p.

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Silicon
Dispersions
Transducers
transducers
Carbon

Effect of support oxygen storage capacity on the catalytic performance of Rh nanoparticles for CO2 reforming of methane

Yentekakis, I. V., Goula, G., Hatzisymeon, M., Betsi-argyropoulou, I., Botzolaki, G., Kousi, K., Kondarides, D. I., Taylor, M. J., Parlett, C. M. A., Osatiashtiani, A., Kyriakou, G., Holgado, J. P. & Lambert, R. M., 1 Apr 2019, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 243, p. 490-501 12 p.

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Cerium compounds
Methane
Reforming reactions
Zirconia
methane

Effects of ionic hydration and hydrogen bonding on flow resistance of ionic aqueous solutions confined in molybdenum disulfide nanoslits: Insights from molecular dynamics simulations

Zhang, Y., Zhu, W., Li, J., Zhu, Y., Wang, A., Lu, X., Li, W. & Shi, Y., 15 Jun 2019, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 489, p. 23-29 7 p.

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molybdenum disulfides
flow resistance
Hydration
coefficient of friction
Molybdenum

Electrochemical sensing of free radical antioxidant diphenylamine cations (DPAH + ) with carbon interlaced nanoflake-assembled Mg x Ni 9−x S 8 microspheres

Nehru, R., Murugesan, R. C., Chen, S-M. & Sankar, R., 1 Jan 2019, In : Crystengcomm. 21, 4, p. 724-735 12 p.

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Diphenylamine
antioxidants
Antioxidants
Microspheres
Free radicals

Energy efficiency improvements by investigating the water flooding management on proton exchange membrane fuel cell (PEMFC)

Ijaodola, O. S., El- Hassan, Z., Ogungbemi, E., Khatib, F. N., Wilberforce, T., Thompson, J. & Olabi, A. G., 15 Jul 2019, In : Energy. 179, p. 246-267 22 p.

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Proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFC)
Energy efficiency
Water
Water management
Membrane structures

Energy management systems for a network of electrified cranes with energy storage

Holderbaum, W., Alasali, F. & Haben, S., 1 Mar 2019, In : International Journal of Electrical Power & Energy Systems. 106, p. 210-222 13 p.

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Gantry cranes
Energy management systems
Model predictive control
Cranes
Stochastic models

Engineering the Catalytic Properties of HZSM5 by Cobalt Modification and Post-synthetic Hierarchical Porosity Development

Kantarelis, E., Javed, R., Stefanidis, S., Psarras, A., Iliopoulou, E. & Lappas, A., 15 Aug 2019, In : Topics in Catalysis. 62, 7-11, p. 773-785 13 p.

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Cobalt
Porosity
Coke
Catalysts
Lignin

Enhanced Object Detection with Deep Convolutional Neural Networks for Advanced Driving Assistance

Wei, J., He, J., Zhou, Y., Chen, K., Tang, Z. & Xiong, Z., 22 Apr 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems. 12 p.

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Neural networks
Aspect ratio
Deconvolution
Fusion reactions
Experiments

Enhanced Ultraviolet Emission from Hydrothermally Grown ZnO Nano-Grass on Si Substrate

Yan, C., Raghavan, C. M., Ji, C., Sun, R. & Wong, C-P., 1 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Electronic Materials. 48, 3, p. 1540-1544 5 p.

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Zinc Oxide
grasses
ultraviolet emission
Silicon
Zinc oxide

Enhancing the properties of plasmonic nanowires

Ioannidis, T., Gric, T., Gorodetsky, A., Trofimov, A. & Rafailov, E., 13 Mar 2019, In : Materials Research Express. 6, 6, 065014.

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Metamaterials
Nanowires
Surface waves
Stretching
Optical properties
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Purchasing
Logistics
Sustainable development
logistics
sustainability

Evaluation of Actual Timetables and Utilisation Levels of West Midlands Metro using Event-based Simulations

Potti, P. & Marinov, M., 3 Dec 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Urban Rail Transit.

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metro system
utilization
simulation
event
evaluation
Niobium
Bioactive glass
Bone
Glass
Defects

Evaluation of handwriting peculiarities utilizing laser speckle contrast imaging

Kuznetsov, Y., Sdobnov, A., Meglinski, I., Harmelin, A. & Kalchenko, V., 2 Oct 2019, In : Laser Physics Letters. 16, 11, 115601.

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handwriting
Speckle
Imaging techniques
Lasers
evaluation

Excessively tilted fiber grating based Fe3O4 saturable absorber for passively mode-locked fiber laser

Wang, H., Zhao, F., Yan, Z., Hu, X., Zhou, K., Zhang, T., Zhang, W., Wang, Y., Zhao, W., Zhang, L. & Sun, C., 17 May 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 11, p. 15693-15700 8 p.

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fiber lasers
absorbers
gratings
fibers
coupled modes

Excessively tilted fiber grating-based vector magnetometer

Lu, T., Sun, Y., Moreno, Y., Sun, Q., Zhou, K., Wang, H., Yan, Z., Liu, D. & Zhang, L., 10 May 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 10, p. 2494-2497 4 p.

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magnetometers
gratings
fibers
sensitivity
magnetic flux

Experimental and numerical analysis of a reciprocating piston expander with variable valve timing for small-scale organic Rankine cycle power systems

Wronski, J., Imran, M., Skovrup, M. J. & Haglind, F., 1 Aug 2019, In : Applied Energy. 247, p. 403-416 14 p.

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Rankine cycle
Pistons
Numerical analysis
Object oriented programming
heat source

Experimental and theoretical study of microwave enhanced catalytic hydrodesulfurization of thiophene in a continuous-flow reactor

Shang, H., Ye, P., Yue, Y., Wang, T., Zhang, W., Omar, S. & Wang, J., 24 Oct 2019, In : Frontiers of Chemical Science and Engineering. 15 p.

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Thiophenes
Hydrodesulfurization
Microwave irradiation
Thiophene
Microwaves

Experimental investigation of tribological properties of laser textured tungsten doped diamond like carbon coating under dry sliding conditions at various loads.

Arslan, A., Masjuki, H. H., Quazi, M. M., Kalam, M. A., Varman, M., Jamshaid, M., Zulfattah, Z. M., Rahman, S. M. A., Imran, M., Anwar, M. T., Gohar, G. A., Marwana Manladan, S. & Harith, M., 13 Sep 2019, In : Materials Research Express. 6, 10, 106444.

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Tungsten
Diamond
Diamonds
Carbon
Coatings

Exploring traditional and new web-based methods to involve customers in new product development

Liu, W., Ye, S. & Moultrie, J., 8 Mar 2019, In : International Journal of Product Development. 23, 1, p. 42-64 23 p.

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Product development
Managers
Feedback
Industry
New product development

Extending the range of liquids available for NMR cryoporometry studies of porous materials

Rottreau, T. J., Parlett, C. M. A., Lee, A. F. & Evans, R. D., 15 Jan 2019, In : Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 274, p. 198-202 5 p.

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tert-Butyl Alcohol
porous materials
menthol
Porous materials
Menthol

Extractive summarization of documents with images based on multi-modal RNN

Chen, J. & Zhuge, H., 1 Oct 2019, In : Future Generation Computer Systems. 99, p. 186-196 11 p.

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Redundancy
Logistics
Classifiers
Internet
Experiments

Fabrication of lanthanum-based perovskites membranes on porous alumina hollow fibre (AHF) substrates for oxygen enrichment

Sihar, A. S., Othman, N. H., Alias, N. H., Shahruddin, M. Z., Asghrar Syed-hassan, S. S., Rahman, M. A., Ismail, A. F. & Wu, Z., 1 Jul 2019, In : Ceramics International. 45, 10, p. 13086-13093 8 p.

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Lanthanum
Aluminum Oxide
Alumina
Oxygen
Membranes

Facile green synthesis and antimicrobial performance of Cu2O nanospheres decorated g-C3N4 nanocomposite

Induja, M., Sivaprakash, K., P, G. P. & Karthikeyan, S., 1 Apr 2019, In : Materials Research Bulletin. 112, p. 331-335 5 p.

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biosynthesis
Nanospheres
Biosynthesis
Nanocomposites
nanocomposites

Fano-like resonance in an all-in-fiber structure

Jiang, B., Gan, X., Gu, L., Hao, Z., Wang, S., Bi, Z., Zhang, L., Zhou, K. & Zhao, J., 21 Aug 2019, In : IEEE Photonics Journal.

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fibers
Fibers
Mach-Zehnder interferometers
Nonlinear optics
nonlinear optics

Fast pyrolysis of date palm (Phoenix dactylifera) waste in a bubbling fluidized bed reactor

Makkawi, Y., El Sayed, Y., Salih, M., Nancarrow, P., Banks, S. & Bridgwater, T., 1 Dec 2019, In : Renewable energy. 143, p. 719-730 12 p.

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Fluidized beds
Pyrolysis
Feedstocks
Fruits
Gases

Feasibility study: investigation of car park-based V2G services in the UK central hub

Strickland, D., Embley, T., Osborne, J., Yang, J., Qiao, Z., Malhotra, A., Corliss, A. & Ashworth, K., 17 Jun 2019, In : The Journal of Engineering . 2019, 17, p. 3967-3971

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Railroad cars
Parking
Energy storage
Costs
Electric vehicles

Fiber bundle sensor for detection of formaldehyde concentration in fish

Yasin, M., Irawati, N., Zaidan, A. H., Kismiyati, Mukti, A. T., Soegianto, A., Rosalia, D. K. P., Wardani, R. A., Khasanah, M., Kbashi, H. J. & Perego, A. M., 1 Nov 2019, In : Optical Fiber Technology. 52, 101984.

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fishes
formaldehyde
Formaldehyde
Fish
bundles

Fiber echo state network analogue for high-bandwidth dual-quadrature signal processing

Sorokina, M., Sergeyev, S. & Turitsyn, S., 4 Feb 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 3, p. 2387-2395 9 p., 2387.

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quadratures
signal processing
echoes
analogs
bandwidth

Filter Bank Multi-Sub-Band Transmission for Optical Systems with Mode Multiplexing

Santos, L. F. D., Ferreira, F., Ellis, A. D. & Mello, D. A. A., 25 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Photonics Journal. 11, 2, 8651480.

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Filter banks
multiplexing
Multiplexing
Optical systems
filters

Flat liquid jet as a highly efficient source of terahertz radiation

Tcypkin, A. N., Ponomareva, E. A., Putilin, S. E., Smirnov, S. V., Shtumpf, S. A., Melnik, M. V., Yiwen, E., Kozlov, S. A. & Zhang, X. C., 15 May 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 11, p. 15485-15494 10 p.

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radiation
liquids
color
ionization
energy conversion efficiency

Forward search path count as an alternative indirect citation impact indicator

Jiang, X. & Zhuge, H., 6 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Informetrics. 13, 4, 100977.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Semantics
path analysis
Experiments
gold standard
semantics

Four-port SNAP microresonator device

Crespo-Ballesteros, M., Yang, Y., Toropov, N. & Sumetsky, M., 10 Jul 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 14, p. 3498-3501 4 p.

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SNAP
microfibers
bottles
photonics
resonators

Fuel cell as an effective energy storage in reverse osmosis desalination plant powered by photovoltaic system

Rezk, H., Sayed, E. T., Al-dhaifallah, M., Obaid, M., El-sayed, A. H. M., Abdelkareem, M. A. & Olabi, A. G., 15 May 2019, In : Energy. 175, p. 423-433 11 p.

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Reverse osmosis
Desalination
Energy storage
Fuel cells
Costs

Fuel cell membranes – Pros and cons

Ogungbemi, E., Ijaodola, O., Khatib, F. N., Wilberforce, T., El Hassan, Z., Thompson, J., Ramadan, M. & Olabi, A. G., 1 Apr 2019, In : Energy. 172, p. 155-172 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cell membranes
Fuel cells
Membranes
Composite membranes
Mechanical stability

Fuzzy modeling and parameters optimization for the enhancement of biodiesel production from waste frying oil over montmorillonite clay K-30

Inayat, A., Nassef, A. M., Rezk, H., Sayed, E. T., Abdelkareem, M. A. & Olabi, A. G., 20 May 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 666, p. 821-827 7 p.

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Bentonite
Biofuels
Biodiesel
Clay minerals
montmorillonite

Ga/HZSM-5 Catalysed Acetic Acid Ketonisation for Upgrading of Biomass Pyrolysis Vapours

Jahangiri, H., Osatiashtiani, A., Ouadi, M., Hornung, A., Lee, A. & Wilson, K., 11 Oct 2019, In : Catalysts. 9, 10, 841.

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upgrading
biomass
acetic acid
Acetic acid
Acetic Acid

Gain-through-filtering enables tuneable frequency comb generation in passive optical resonators

Bessin, F., Perego, A. M., Staliunas, K., Turitsyn, S. K., Kudlinski, A., Conforti, M. & Mussot, A., 3 Oct 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1

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Optical resonators
Comb and Wattles
optical resonators
Resonators
Astrophysics

GA Optimization Method for a Multi-Vector Energy System Incorporating Wind, Hydrogen, and Fuel Cells for Rural Village Applications

Chen, X., Cao, W. & Xing, L., 30 Aug 2019, In : Applied Sciences. 9, 17, 3554.

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genetic algorithms
Energy storage
Wind power
fuel cells
Fuel cells

Genome-wide association analysis of self-reported daytime sleepiness identifies 42 loci that suggest biological subtypes

Wang, H., Lane, J. M., Jones, S. E., Dashti, H. S., Ollila, H. M., Wood, A. R., Van Hees, V. T., Brumpton, B., Winsvold, B. S., Kantojärvi, K., Palviainen, T., Cade, B. E., Sofer, T., Song, Y., Patel, K., Anderson, S. G., Bechtold, D. A., Bowden, J., Emsley, R., Kyle, S. D. & 25 others, Little, M. A., Loudon, A. S., Scheer, F. A. J. L., Purcell, S. M., Richmond, R. C., Spiegelhalder, K., Tyrrell, J., Zhu, X., Hublin, C., Kaprio, J. A., Kristiansson, K., Sulkava, S., Paunio, T., Hveem, K., Nielsen, J. B., Willer, C. J., Zwart, J., Strand, L. B., Frayling, T. M., Ray, D., Lawlor, D. A., Rutter, M. K., Weedon, M. N., Redline, S. & Saxena, R., 13 Aug 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1, 3503.

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sleep
genome
Genome-Wide Association Study
daytime
loci

Genome-wide association study identifies genetic loci for self-reported habitual sleep duration supported by accelerometer-derived estimates

Dashti, H. S., Jones, S. E., Wood, A. R., Lane, J. M., Van Hees, V. T., Wang, H., Rhodes, J. A., Song, Y., Patel, K., Anderson, S. G., Beaumont, R. N., Bechtold, D. A., Bowden, J., Cade, B. E., Garaulet, M., Kyle, S. D., Little, M. A., Loudon, A. S., Luik, A. I., Scheer, F. A. J. L. & 12 others, Spiegelhalder, K., Tyrrell, J., Gottlieb, D. J., Tiemeier, H., Ray, D. W., Purcell, S. M., Frayling, T. M., Redline, S., Lawlor, D. A., Rutter, M. K., Weedon, M. N. & Saxena, R., 7 Mar 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1, 1100.

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sleep
Genetic Loci
genome
Genome-Wide Association Study
accelerometers

Global luminescence lifetime imaging of thermally activated delayed fluorescence on an auto-phase-locked time-gated microscope

Zhu, Z. & Shu, X., 1 Feb 2019, In : Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical. 280, p. 177-182 6 p.

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Luminescence
Microscopes
Fluorescence
microscopes
luminescence

Global trends in protected area connectivity from 2010 to 2018

Saura, S., Bertzky, B., Bastin, L., Battistella, L., Mandrici, A. & Dubois, G., 1 Oct 2019, In : Biological Conservation. 238, 108183.

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connectivity
protected area
conservation areas
trend
biodiversity

Glowing felt textile

Sergeyeva, H. & Sergeyev, S., 25 Mar 2019, In : Optical Materials Express. 9, 4, p. 1915-1921 7 p.

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Textiles
Plastic optical fibers
Smart textiles

Graded-index breathing solitons from Airy pulses in multimode fibers

Deng, Z., Chen, Y., Liu, J., Zhao, C. & Fan, D., 21 Jan 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 2, p. 483-493 11 p.

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breathing
solitary waves
fibers
pulses
nonlinear systems