Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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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.

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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.

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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.

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delay lines
Bragg gratings
interferometers
optical paths
scattering

SRL-ESA-TextSum: A text summarization approach based on semantic role labeling and explicit semantic analysis

Mohamed, M. & Oussalah, M., 1 Jul 2019, In : Information Processing and Management. 56, 4, p. 1356-1372 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Labeling
Semantics
semantics
Wikipedia
Text summarization

Stabilization of Pd 3−x In 1+x Polymorphs with Pd‐like Crystal Structure and their Superior Performance as Catalysts for Semi‐Hydrogenation of Alkynes

Johnston, S. K., Bryant, T. A., Strong, J., Lazzarini, L., Ibhadon, A. O. & Francesconi, M. G., 19 Jun 2019, In : ChemCatChem. 11, 12, p. 2909-2918 10 p.

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Alkynes
alkynes
Polymorphism
Hydrogenation
hydrogenation

Stator Design Aspects for Permanent Magnet Super-conducting Wind Power Generators

Zhang, K., Huang, X., Wu, L., Fang, Y. & Cao, W., 1 Mar 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity. 29, 2, 8625461.

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electric generators
stators
permanent magnets
Wind power
Stators

Stochastic optimal energy management system for RTG cranes network using genetic algorithm and ensemble forecasts

Holderbaum, W., Alasali, F. & Haben, S., 1 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Energy Storage. 24, 100759.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gantry cranes
Energy management systems
Tires
Energy storage
Genetic algorithms

Stokes-Correlometry Analysis of Biological Tissues with Polycrystalline Structure

Meglinski, I., Ushenko, A., Sdobnov, A., Dubolazov, A., Grytsiuk, M., Ushenko, Y. & Bykov, A., 1 Jan 2019, In : IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. 25, 1, 8438957.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optical anisotropy
Polarization
Tissue
Fractals
fractals

Strategic integration of battery energy storage systems with the provision of distributed ancillary services in active distribution systems

Kumar, A., Meena, N. K., Singh, A. R., Deng, Y., He, X., Bansal, R. C. & Kumar, P., 1 Nov 2019, In : Applied Energy. 253, 113503.

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distribution system
Energy storage
Wind power
Power generation
Energy dissipation

Stress-testing remote model querying APIs for relational and graph-based stores

García-Domínguez, A., Barmpis, K., Kolovos, D. S., Wei, R. & Paige, R. F., 4 Apr 2019, In : Software and Systems Modeling. 18, 2, p. 1047–1075 29 p.

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Application programming interfaces (API)
Testing
Graph in graph theory
Network Protocols
Caching

Structural Evidence That the Polymerization Rate Dictates Order and Intrinsic Strain Generation in Photocured Methacrylate Biomedical Polymers

Sirovica, S., Skoda, M. W. A., Podgorski, M., Thompson, P., Palin, W. M., Guo, Y., Smith, A. J., Dewan, K., Addison, O. & Martin, R. A., 23 Jul 2019, In : Macromolecules. 52, 14, p. 5377-5388 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methacrylates
Polymers
Polymerization
Reaction rates
Mechanical properties

Structural health monitoring for woven fabric CFRP laminates

Al-Saadi, A., Meredith, J., Swait, T., Curiel-Sosa, J., Jia, Y. & Hayes, S., 1 Oct 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 174, 107048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustic impedance
Structural health monitoring
Carbon fibers
Laminates
Polymers

Structural performance and sustainability assessment of cold central-plant and in-place recycled asphalt pavements: A case study

Gu, F., Ma, W., West, R. C., Taylor, A. J. & Zhang, Y., 20 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 208, p. 1513-1523 11 p.

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Asphalt pavements
asphalt
pavement
Pavements
Recycling

Study on polarization spectrum and annealing properties of 45°-tilted fiber gratings

Guo, X., Xing, Z., Qin, H., Sun, Q., Liu, D., Zhang, L. & Yan, Z., 20 May 2019, In : Chinese Optics Letters. 17, 5, 050601.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gratings
Annealing
Polarization
annealing
fibers

Superhydrophobic hierarchical fiber/bead composite membranes for efficient treatment of burns

Li, W., Yu, Q., Yao, H., Zhu, Y., Topham, P. D., Yue, K., Ren, L. & Wang, L., 1 Jul 2019, In : Acta Biomaterialia. 92, p. 60-70 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Composite membranes
Burns
Bandages
Fibrous membranes
Membranes

Supply chains under resource pressure: Strategies for improving resource efficiency and competitive advantage

Kalaitzi, D., Matopoulos, A., Bourlakis, M. & Tate, W., 10 Dec 2019, In : International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 39, 12, p. 1323-1354 32 p.

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Supply chains
Natural resources
Managers
Supply chain management
Purchasing
Maltose
dendrimers
Polyelectrolytes
bioinstrumentation
Biosensors

Surface Adjustment Strategy for a Large Radio Telescope with Adjustable Dual Reflectors

Lian, P., Wang, C., Xue, S., Xu, Q., Shi, Y., Jia, Y., Xiang, B., Wang, Y. & Yan, Y., 15 Aug 2019, In : IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation.

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Radio telescopes
Telescopes
Corrugated metal
Graphite
Chemical potential
Metamaterials
grooves

Sustainable and scalable in-situ synthesis of hydrochar-wrapped Ti3AlC2-derived nanofibers as adsorbents to remove heavy metals

Dong, X., Wang, Y., Jia, M., Niu, Z., Cai, J., Yu, X., Ke, X., Zhang, X. & Yao, J., 1 Jun 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 282, p. 222-227 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanofibers
Heavy Metals
Adsorbents
Heavy metals
heavy metal

Switched reluctance motor design for electric vehicles based on harmonics and back EMF analysis

Bukhari, A. A. S., Alalibo, B. P., Cao, W., Lin, Z., Shaikh, S. H., Soomro, T. A., Ansari, S. & Jandan, F. A., 17 Jun 2019, In : The Journal of Engineering . 2019, 17, p. 4220-4225

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Reluctance motors
Electric vehicles
Electric potential
Synchronous motors
Permanent magnets
Exergy
Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC)
Temperature control
Thermal gradients
Temperature

Tandem-pumped, tunable thulium-doped fiber laser in 21 μm wavelength region

Liu, F., Liu, P., Feng, X., Wang, C., Yan, Z. & Zhang, Z., 18 Mar 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 6, p. 8283-8290 8 p.

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thulium
fiber lasers
wavelengths
lasing
fibers

Template free mild hydrothermal synthesis of core-shell Cu2O(Cu)@CuO visible light photocatalysts for N-acetyl-para-aminophenol degradation

Sekar, K., Chuaicham, C., Pawar, R., Sasaki, K., Li, W., Lee, A. & Wilson, K., 19 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 7, 36, p. 20767-20777 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrothermal synthesis
Photocatalysts
Nanospheres
Degradation
Nanoparticles

Test-Retest Reliability of Kinematic Parameters of Timed Up and Go in People with Type 2 Diabetes

Dominguez-Munoz, F. J., Hernandez-Mocholi, M. A., Manso, L. J., Collado-Mateo, D., Villafaina, S., Adsuar, J. C. & Gusi, N., 5 Nov 2019, In : Applied Sciences. 9, 21, 15 p., 4709.

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diabetes mellitus
Medical problems
Kinematics
kinematics
physical fitness

The antimicrobial efficacy of hypoxia mimicking cobalt oxide doped phosphate-based glasses against clinically relevant Gram positive, Gram negative bacteria and a fungal strain

Raja, F., Worthington, A., Isaacs, M., Forto Chungong, L., Burke, B., Addison, O. & Martin, R. A., 14 Jan 2019, In : ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering. 5, 1, p. 283–293 11 p.

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Cobalt
Bacteria
Phosphates
Glass
Oxides

The antimicrobial efficacy of zinc doped phosphate-based glass for treating catheter associated urinary tract infections

Raja, F. N. S., Worthington, T., Isaacs, M. A., Rana, K. S. & Martin, R. A., 1 Oct 2019, In : Materials Science and Engineering C. 103, 109868.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catheters
infectious diseases
Zinc
phosphates
Phosphates

The Bari Manifesto: An interoperability framework for essential biodiversity variables

Hardisty, A. R., Michener, W. K., Agosti, D., Alonso García, E., Bastin, L., Belbin, L., Bowser, A., Buttigieg, P. L., Canhos, D. A. L., Egloff, W., De Giovanni, R., Figueira, R., Groom, Q., Guralnick, R. P., Hobern, D., Hugo, W., Koureas, D., Ji, L., Los, W., Manuel, J. & 6 others, Manset, D., Poelen, J., Saarenmaa, H., Schigel, D., Uhlir, P. F. & Kissling, W. D., 1 Jan 2019, In : Ecological Informatics. 49, p. 22-31 10 p.

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Biodiversity
Interoperability
biodiversity
infrastructure
Framework

The catalytic cracking of sterically challenging plastic feedstocks over high acid density Al-SBA-15 catalysts

Socci, J., Osatiashtiani, A., Kyriakou, G. & Bridgwater, T., 25 Jan 2019, In : Applied Catalysis A: General. 570, p. 218-227 10 p.

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Catalytic cracking
Feedstocks
Low density polyethylenes
Plastics
Zeolites

The CORTEX Cognitive Robotics Architecture: use cases

Bustos, P., Manso, L. J., Bandera, A. J., Bandera, J. P., Garcia-Varea, I. & Martinez-Gomez, J., 1 Jun 2019, In : Cognitive Systems Research. 55, p. 107-123 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Robots
Aptitude
Intelligence
Software

The Customer-Dominated Innovation Process: Involving Customers as Designers and Decision-Makers in Developing New Product

Liu, W., Moultrie, J. & Ye, S., 4 May 2019, In : Design Journal. 22, 3, p. 299-324 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Product development
Managers
Innovation
Product design
Industry
Public Opinion
Microbial Drug Resistance
Public Health
Learning
Pharmaceutical Preparations

The effect of structure and isomerism on the vapor pressures of organic molecules and its potential atmospheric relevance

Dang, C., Bannan, T., Shelley, P., Priestley, M., Worrall, S. D., Waters, J., Coe, H., Percival, C. J. & Topping, D., 24 Jun 2019, In : Aerosol Science and Technology. 53, 9, p. 1040-1055 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vapor pressure
vapor pressure
Molecules
Functional groups
functional group

The Effect of the Source and the Concentration of polymers on the Release of Chlorhexidine from Mucoadhesive Buccal Tablets

Al-ani, E., Martin, C., Britland, S. T., Doudin, K. & Hill, D. J., 1 Sep 2019, In : Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal. 27, 6, p. 756-766 11 p.

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Chlorhexidine
Cheek
Tablets
Polymers
Poloxamer

The human chain in logistics and supply chain management research and practice

Sweeney, E. & Bahr, W., 1 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Supply Chain Management, Logistics and Procurement. 2, 1, p. 72-83 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Management research
And supply chain management
Logistics
Management practices
Supply chain

The importance of granularity in multiobjective optimization of mobile cloud hybrid applications

Akbar, A. & Lewis, P. R., 1 Aug 2019, In : Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies. 30, 8, e3526.

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Multiobjective optimization
Bandwidth
Electric power utilization
Application programs
Mobile cloud computing

The importance of international collaboration in transport research: A comparative study of two networking events in Brazil and Thailand

Fraszczyk, A., Weerawat, W., Dahlan, A. F. & Marinov, M., 20 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Educational Research and Review. 7, 4, p. 92-99

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Thailand
networking
Brazil
event
intercultural skills

The Interpretation of Small Molecule Diffusion Coefficients: Quantitative Use of Diffusion-Ordered NMR Spectroscopy

Evans, R., 26 Nov 2019, In : Progress in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy
Molecules
Nuclear magnetic resonance
Hardware
Uncertainty

The light-oxygen effect in biological cells enhanced by highly localized surface plasmon-polaritons

Khokhlova, A., Zolotovskii, I., Sokolovski, S., Saenko, Y., Rafailov, E., Stoliarov, D., Pogodina, E., Svetukhin, V., Sibirny, V. & Fotiadi, A., 5 Dec 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 18435.

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polaritons
oxygen
lasers
irradiation
organisms

Theoretical analysis of long-haul systems adopting mode-division multiplexing

Elfiqi, A. E., Ali, A. A. I., El-sahn, Z. A., Kato, K. & Shalaby, H. M. H., 15 Aug 2019, In : Optics Communications. 445, p. 10-18 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Group delay
multiplexing
Multiplexing
division
Fibers

The phenomenon of conversion polymorphism in Bi-containing metastable perovskites

Khalyavin, D. D., Salak, A. N., Fertman, E. L., Kotlyar, O. V., Eardley, E., Olekhnovich, N. M., Pushkarev, A. V., Radyush, Y. V., Fedorchenko, A. V., Desnenko, V. A., Manuel, P., Ding, L., Čižmár, E. & Feher, A., 16 Apr 2019, In : Chemical Communications. 55, 32, p. 4683-4686 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymorphism
Hot Temperature
Pressure
Metastable phases
Perovskite

The photobiomodulation of vital parameters of the cancer cell culture by low dose of near-IR laser irradiation

Khokhlova, A., Zolotovskii, I., Stoliarov, D., Vorsina, S., Liamina, D., Pogodina, E. S., Fotiadi, A., Sokolovski, S. G., Saenko, Y. V. & Rafailov, E. U., 1 Jan 2019, In : IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. 25, 1, 8410463.

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Laser beam effects
Cell culture
infrared lasers
Dosimetry
Oxidative stress

The potential of coffee stems  gasification to provide bioenergy for coffee farms: a case study in the Colombian coffee sector

Garcia-freites, S., Welfle, A., Lea-langton, A., Gilbert, P. & Thornley, P., 3 Aug 2019, In : Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery.

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Coffee
Gasification
Farms
Ashes
Gas producers

Thermal and kinetic analysis of diverse biomass fuels under different reaction environment: A way forward to renewable energy sources

Sher, F., Iqbal, S. Z., Liu, H., Imran, M. & Snape, C. E., 20 Nov 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 203, 112266.

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Biomass
Kinetics
Pyrolysis
Straw
Activation energy

Thermodynamic characterization of binary mixtures of poly(propylene glycol) 425 with toluene and o-, m- and p-xylenes

Vuksanović, J., Soldatović, D., Radović, I., Višak, Z. & Kijevčanin, M., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics. 131, p. 393-403 11 p.

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Propylene Glycol
Toluene
xylene
Xylene
Binary mixtures
Catalyst selectivity
Acidity
Wood
Pyrolysis
Catalysts

The role of perceived justice in buyer-supplier relationships in times of economic crisis

Matopoulos, A., Didonet, S., Tsanasidis, V. & Fearne, A., 1 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. 25, 4, 100554.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dividends
Economic crisis
Resources
Suppliers
Buyer-supplier relationships

Three-dimensional simulation of aggregate and asphalt mixture using parameterized shape and size gradation

Li, J., Zhang, J., Qian, G., Zheng, J. & Zhang, Y., 1 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 31, 3, 04019004.

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Asphalt mixtures
Aspect ratio
Prostaglandins F
Geometry
Vector spaces