Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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Optical investigation of three‐dimensional human skin equivalents: A pilot study

Kallepalli, A., McCall, B., James, D., Junaid, S., Halls, J. & Richardson, M., 8 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Biophotonics. e20190053.

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Skin
optical properties
attenuation coefficients
three dimensional models
inoculation

Optimal mathematical programming and variable neighborhood search for k-modes categorical data clustering

Xiao, Y., Huang, C., Huang, J., Kaku, I. & Xu, Y., 29 Jan 2019, In : Pattern Recognition. 90, p. 183-195 13 p.

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Mathematical programming
Linear programming
Heuristic algorithms
Experiments

Optimisation Framework for the Design and Operation of Open-Market Urban and Remote Community Microgrids

Meena, N., Yang, J. & Zacharis, E., 15 Oct 2019, In : Applied Energy. 252, 35 p., 113399.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

electricity
stakeholder
energy market
market
Energy management

Optimization of organic rankine cycle power systems for waste heat recovery on heavy-duty vehicles considering the performance, cost, mass and volume of the system

Imran, M., Haglind, F., Lemort, V. & Meroni, A., 1 Aug 2019, In : Energy. 180, p. 229-241 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rankine cycle
Waste heat utilization
Costs
Fluids
Multiobjective optimization

Outlook of carbon capture technology and challenges

Wilberforce, T., Baroutaji, A., Soudan, B., Al-alami, A. H. & Olabi, A. G., 20 Mar 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 657, p. 56-72 17 p.

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Carbon capture
combustion
carbon
power plant
Power plants

Overview of ocean power technology

Wilberforce, T., El Hassan, Z., Durrant, A., Thompson, J., Soudan, B. & Olabi, A. G., 15 May 2019, In : Energy. 175, p. 165-181 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy harvesting
Renewable energy resources
Thermal energy
Power transmission
Electricity

Oxidative Thermal Sintering and Redispersion of Rh Nanoparticles on Supports with High Oxygen Ion Lability

Goula, G., Botzolaki, G., Osatiashtiani, A., Parlett, C., Kyriakou, G., Lambert, R. M. & Yentekakis, I. V., 17 Jun 2019, In : Catalysts. 9, 6, 16 p., 541.

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oxygen ions
sintering
Sintering
Ions
Oxygen

Parametric analysis of biomass fast pyrolysis in a downer fluidized bed reactor

Makkawi, Y., Yu, X. & Ocone, R., 1 Dec 2019, In : Renewable energy. 143, p. 1225-1234 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluidized beds
Biomass
Pyrolysis
Particle size
Gases

Parametrised second-order complexity theory with applications to the study of interval computation

Neumann, E. & Steinberg, F., 21 May 2019, In : Theoretical Computer Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interval Computation
Complexity Theory
Enclosure
Enclosures
Interval

Partial synchronization in empirical brain networks as a model for unihemispheric sleep

Ramlow, L., Sawicki, J., Zakharova, A., Hlinka, J., Claussen, J. C. & Schöll, E., 15 Jul 2019, In : Europhysics Letters. 126, 5, 7 p., 50007.

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sleep
brain
synchronism
asymmetry
hemispheres

Perceptions or Actions? Grounding How Agents Interact Within a Software Architecture for Cognitive Robotics

Marfil, R., Romero-Garces, A., Bandera, J. P., Manso, L. J., Calderita, L. V., Bustos, P., Bandera, A. J., Garcia-Polo, J., Fernandez, F. & Voilmy, D., 9 Nov 2019, In : Cognitive Computation. 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Electric grounding
Software architecture
Software
Robots

Performance analysis of dual-pump nonlinear amplifying loop mirror mode-locked all-fibre laser

Boscolo, S., Finot, C., Gukov, I. & Turitsyn, S. K., 8 May 2019, In : Laser Physics Letters. 16, 6, 6 p., 65105.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiber lasers
Laser modes
layouts
fiber lasers
regression analysis

Performance prediction of the combined cycle power plant with inlet air heating under part load conditions

Wang, S., Liu, Z., Cordtz, R., Imran, M. & Fu, Z., 15 Nov 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 200, 112063.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Combined cycle power plants
Air intakes
Heating
Steam generators
Waste heat utilization

Polar and non-polar structures of NH4TiOF3

Boytsova, O., Dovgaliuk, I., Chernyshov, D., Eliseev, A., O'brien, P., Sutherland, A. J. & Bosak, A., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Applied Crystallography. 52, 1, p. 23-26 4 p.

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Temperature
Phase Transition
Polymorphism
Ammonium Compounds
X-Ray Diffraction

Polarization-multiplexed nonlinear inverse synthesis with standard and reduced-complexity NFT processing: erratum

Civelli, S., Turitsyn, S. K., Secondini, M. & Prilepsky, J. E., 31 Jan 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 3, p. 3617-3617 1 p.

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polarization
synthesis

Polymer-fiber random lasers based on pumping radiation effect

Chen, X., Xie, K., Zhang, X., Xie, Z., Ma, J., Wen, J., Chen, J., Zhang, J., Cheng, X. & Hu, Z., 21 Aug 2019, In : Physica Scripta. 94, 11, 115509.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radiation Effects
radiation effects
pumping
Polymers
Fiber

Potential of tri-reforming process and membrane technology for improving ammonia production and CO2 reduction

Damanabi, A. T., Servatan, M., Mazinani, S., Olabi, A. G. & Zhang, Z., 10 May 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 664, p. 567-575 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Membrane technology
Reforming reactions
Ammonia
ammonia
membrane

Practice of searching a noncircular critical slip surface in a slope with soil variability

Bai, T., Hu, X. & Gu, F., 1 Mar 2019, In : International Journal of Geomechanics. 19, 3, 04018199.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil heterogeneity
soil
safety factor
annealing
safety

Predicting crack growth in viscoelastic bitumen under a rotational shear fatigue load

Zhang, Y. & Gao, Y., 3 Jul 2019, In : Road Materials and Pavement Design. 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crack propagation
Rheometers
Fatigue of materials
Cracks
Strain energy

Prediction of TF-binding site by inclusion of higher order position dependencies

Zhou, J., Lu, Q., Xu, R., Gui, L. & Wang, H., 10 Jan 2019, In : IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics .

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Binding sites
Inclusion
Binding Sites
Higher Order
Prediction

Preliminary study of regulation technology of wind field distribution on QTT site based on test of equivalent wind field

Translated title of the contribution: Preliminary Study of Regulation Technology of Wind Field Distribution on QTT Site Based on Test of Equivalent Wind FieldWang, C., Wang, X., Xu, Q., Wang, N., Zheng, Y., Du, B., Lian, P., Xue, S., Duan, Y., Yan, Y., Shi, Y. & Jia, Y., 1 Jan 2019, In : SCIENTIA SINICA Physica, Mechanica & Astronomica. 49, 9, 099515.

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telescopes
reflector antennas
gusts
topography
antennas

Probabilistic adaptive model predictive power pinch analysis (PoPA) energy management approach to uncertainty

Bassey Etim, N., Giaouris, D., Patsios, H., Gadoue, S., Papadopoulos, A. I., Seferlis, P., Voutetakis, S. & Papadopoulou, S., 17 Jun 2019, In : The Journal of Engineering . 2019, 17, p. 4288-4292

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Energy management
Composite materials
Uncertainty
Semantics
Identification (control systems)

Process Intensification of Continuous-Flow Imine Hydrogenation in Catalyst-Coated Tube Reactors

Exposito, A. J., Bai, Y., Tchabanenko, K., Rebrov, E. V. & Cherkasov, N., 20 Mar 2019, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 58, 11, p. 4433-4442

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Imines
Hydrogenation
Catalysts
Amines
2-Propanol

Production of renewable fuels by blending bio-oil with alcohols and upgrading under supercritical conditions

Omar, S., Alsamaq, S., Yang, Y. & Wang, J., 23 Oct 2019, In : Frontiers of Chemical Science and Engineering. 16 p.

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Oils
Alcohols
Methanol
2-Propanol
Heating

Propagation of Cylindrical Vector Laser Beams in Turbid Tissue-Like Scattering Media

Doronin, A., Vera, N., Staforelli, J. P., Coelho, P. & Meglinski, I., 24 May 2019, In : Photonics. 6, 2, 56.

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Laser beams
Lasers
laser beams
Scattering
Tissue

Prospects and challenges of concentrated solar photovoltaics and enhanced geothermal energy technologies

Wilberforce, T., Baroutaji, A., El Hassan, Z., Thompson, J., Soudan, B. & Olabi, A. G., 1 Apr 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 659, p. 851-861 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geothermal energy
geothermal energy
energy
future prospect
renewable resource

Pseudonymization risk analysis in distributed systems

Neumann, G., Grace, P., Burns, D. & Surridge, M., 8 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Internet Services and Applications. 10, 1, 1.

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Data privacy
Risk analysis
Controllers

Pump-controlled flexible generation between dissipative soliton and noise-like pulses from a mode-locked Er-doped fiber laser

Cheng, X., Huang, Q., Zou, C., Mou, C., Yan, Z., Zhou, K. & Zhang, L., 10 May 2019, In : Applied Optics. 58, 14, p. 3932-3937 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiber lasers
Laser modes
Solitons
fiber lasers
Laser pulses

Pump dependent carrier lifetimes in InAs/GaAs quantum dot photoconductive terahertz antenna structures

Gorodetsky, A., Bazieva, N. & Rafailov, E. U., 21 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 125, 15, 151606.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carrier lifetime
antennas
quantum dots
pumps
pumping

Quality Control in Remote Speech Data Collection

Poorjam, A. H., Little, M. A., Jensen, J. R. & Christensen, M. G., 1 May 2019, In : IEEE Journal on Selected Topics in Signal Processing. 13, 2, p. 236-243 8 p., 8664108.

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Quality control

Recent Advances in Forest Observation with Visual Interpretation of Very High-Resolution Imagery

Schepaschenko, D., See, L., Lesiv, M., Bastin, J., Mollicone, D., Tsendbazar, N., Bastin, L., Mccallum, I., Laso Bayas, J. C., Baklanov, A., Perger, C., Dürauer, M. & Fritz, S., 15 Jul 2019, In : Surveys in Geophysics. 40, 4, p. 839-862 24 p.

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imagery
Statistics
Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-fos
Deforestation
Monitoring

Recognition and classification of power quality disturbances by DWT-MRA and SVM classifier

Jandan, F., Khokhar, S., Shaha, S. A. A. & Abbasi, F., 1 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications. 10, 3, p. 368-377 10 p.

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Discrete wavelet transforms
Power quality
Classifiers
Complex networks
Support vector machines

Recovering waste plastics using shape-selective nano-scale reactors as catalysts

Zhang, Z., Gora-marek, K., Watson, J. S., Tian, J., Ryder, M. R., Tarach, K. A., López-pérez, L., Martínez-triguero, J. & Melián-cabrera, I., 10 Jan 2019, In : Nature Sustainability. 2, 1, p. 39-42 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

plastic waste
Gasoline
Polyethylene
catalysts
Plastics

Reinforcement learning based adaptive power pinch analysis for energy management of stand-alone hybrid energy storage systems considering uncertainty

Etim, N. B., Giaouris, D., Patsios, C., Papadopoulou, S., Papadopoulos, A. I., Walker, S., Voutetakis, S., Seferlis, P. & Gadoue, S., 2 Dec 2019, In : Energy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy management
Reinforcement learning
Energy storage
Model predictive control
Kalman filters

Remarkable self-organization and unusual conductivity behavior in cellulose nanocrystal-PEDOT: PSS nanocomposites

Alam, K. M., Kar, P., Thakur, U. K., Kisslinger, R., Mahdi, N., Mohammadpour, A., Baheti, P. A., Kumar, P. & Shankar, K., 30 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics. 30, 2, p. 1390-1399 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Styrene
sulfonates
cellulose
Cellulose
Nanocrystals

Replica Symmetry Breaking in FRET-Assisted Random Laser Based on Electrospun Polymer Fiber

Xia, J., He, J., Xie, K., Zhang, X., Hu, L., Li, Y., Chen, X., Ma, J., Wen, J., Chen, J., Pan, Q., Zhang, J., Vatnik, I. D., Churkin, D. & Hu, Z., 1 Sep 2019, In : Annalen der Physik. 531, 9, 1900066.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

replicas
broken symmetry
energy transfer
fibers
polymers
Osmosis membranes
Reverse osmosis
Desalination
Electron energy levels
Model predictive control

Robust Bayesian Pitch Tracking Based on the Harmonic Model

Shi, L., Nielsen, J. K., Jensen, J. R., Little, M. A. & Christensen, M. G., 1 Nov 2019, In : IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing. 27, 11, p. 1737-1751 15 p., 8771212.

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Fundamental Frequency
Harmonic
harmonics
Markov Model
Markov processes
Brain Waves
Epilepsy
Brain
Electromagnetic Phenomena
Large scale systems

Sample size estimation for power and accuracy in the experimental comparison of algorithms

Campelo, F. & Takahashi, F., 15 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Heuristics. 25, 2, p. 305-338 34 p.

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Sample Size
Statistical property
Acoustic waves
Statistical Power
Optimization Algorithm

Scaling-up domain-specific modelling languages through modularity services

Garmendia, A., Guerra, E., de Lara, J., García-Domínguez, A. & Kolovos, D., 1 Nov 2019, In : Information and Software Technology. 115, p. 97-118 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Modeling languages
Processing
Visibility
Computer programming languages
Scalability

Self-Assembly for Two Types of J-Aggregates: Cis-Isomers of Dye on the Carbon Nanotube Surface and Free Aggregates of Dye Trans-Isomers

Lutsyk, P., Piryatinski, Y. P., Shandura, M. P., AlAraimi, M., Tesa, M., Arnaoutakis, G., Melvin, A. A., Kachkovsky, O., Verbitsky, A. B. & Rozhin, O., 15 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry: Part C. 123, 32, p. 19903-19911 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Nanotubes
Isomers
Self assembly
self assembly
Carbon nanotubes

SimRank*: effective and scalable pairwise similarity search based on graph topology

Yu, W., Lin, X., Zhang, W., Pei, J. & Mccann, J. A., 1 Jun 2019, In : VLDB Journal. 28, 3, p. 401-426 26 p.

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Topology
Data storage equipment
Semantics
Computational efficiency
Scalability

Sliding Luttinger liquid with alternating interwire couplings

Begum, S., Fleurov, V., Kagalovsky, V. & Yurkevich, I. V., 23 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. 31, 42, 425601.

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sliding
wire
Wire
Liquids
liquids

SNAP microresonators introduced by strong bending of optical fibers

Bochek, D., Toropov, N., Vatnik, I., Churkin, D. & Sumetsky, M., 18 Jun 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 13, p. 3218-3221 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

optical fibers
photonics
bottles
radii
resonators

Social Activity Recognition on Continuous RGB-D Video Sequences

Coppola, C., Cosar, S., Faria, D. R. & Bellotto, N., 29 Apr 2019, In : International Journal of Social Robotics. 15 p.

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Human robot interaction
Robotics
Cameras
Robots
Sensors

Sparse Representation of 3D Images for Piecewise Dimensionality Reduction with High Quality Reconstruction

Rebollo-Neira, L. & Whitehouse, D., 27 Jun 2019, In : Array .

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Glossaries
Data reduction
Color
Data storage equipment

Spatial location of correlations in a random distributed feedback Raman fiber laser

Vatnik, I. D., Gorbunov, O. A., Sugavanam, S., Churkin, D. V. & Podivilov, E. V., 15 Mar 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 6, p. 1516-1519 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Raman lasers
fiber lasers
radiation
noise intensity
distributed feedback lasers

Spatially distributed delay line interferometer based on transmission Bragg scattering

Preciado, M. A., El-taher, A., Sugden, K. & Shu, X., 26 Aug 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 17, p. 4319-4322 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

delay lines
Bragg gratings
interferometers
optical paths
scattering