Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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2001

Elastic and plastic properties of Mo3Si measured by nanoindentation

Swadener, J. G., Rosales, I. & Schneibel, J. H., 2001, In : Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 646, p. N421-N426 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanoindentation
nanoindentation
plastic properties
hardness
elastic properties

Electrografting of poly (carbazole-co-acrylamide) onto highly oriented pyroltic graphite. A cyclovoltammetric, atomic force microscopic and ellipsometric study

Bismarck, A., Menner, A., Barner, J., Lee, A. F., Wilson, K., Springer, J., Rabec, J. P. & Saraç, A. S., 1 Aug 2001, In : Surface and coatings technology. 145, 1-3, p. 164-175 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Acrylamide
carbazoles
graphite
coatings

Frames in two dimensions arising from wavelet transforms

Rebollo-Neira, L., 8 Sep 2001, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A. 457, 2013, p. 2079-2091 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wavelet analysis
Wavelet transforms
Wavelet Transform
Two Dimensions
Generating Function

Granular superconductors: from the nonlinear σ model to the Bose-Hubbard description

Yurkevich, I. V. & Lerner, I. V., 16 Jul 2001, In : Physical Review B. 64, 5, 5 p., 054515.

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Superconducting materials
Hubbard model
Bosons
bosons
insulators

High-resolution vibration measurements using wavelength-demultiplexed fibre Fabry-Perot sensors

Christmas, S. P., Jackson, D. A., Henderson, P. J., Zhang, L., Bennion, I., Dalton, T., Butler, P., Whelan, M. & Kenny, R., 1 Jul 2001, In : Measurement Science and Technology. 12, 7, p. 901-905 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibration Measurement
Strain Sensor
vibration measurement
Vibration measurement
Fabry-Perot

High-temperature sensitivity of long-period gratings in B-Ge codoped fiber

Shu, X., Allsop, T. D. P., Gwandu, B., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Aug 2001, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 13, 8, p. 818-820 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gratings
fibers
Fibers
Temperature
Penicillin G Benzathine

Improved neural network scatterometer forward models

Cornford, D., Nabney, I. T. & Ramage, G., 15 Oct 2001, In : Journal of Geophysical Research. 106, C10, p. 22331-22338 8 p.

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scatterometers
scatterometer
neural networks
Neural networks
wind speed

Indentation of elastically anisotropic half-spaces by cones and parabolae of revolution

Swadener, J. G. & Pharr, G. M., Feb 2001, In : Philosophical Magazine A. 81, 2, p. 447-466 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

half spaces
indentation
Indentation
Cones
cones

Initial nucleation study and new technique for sublimation growth of AlN on SiC substrate

Shi, Y., Liu, B., Liu, L., Meyer III, H. M., Payzant, E. A., Walker, L. R., Evans, N. D., Swadener, G., Chaudhuri, J. & Chaudhuri, J., Dec 2001, In : Physica Status Solidi A. 188, 2, p. 757-762 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sublimation
sublimation
Nucleation
Single crystals
nucleation

Learning from mother nature: exploiting a biological antioxidant for the melt stabilisation of polymers

Al-Malaika, S., 5 Dec 2001, In : Macromolecular Symposia. 176, 1, p. 107-117 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tocopherol
antioxidants
Antioxidants
learning
Tocopherols

Measurement of residual stress by load and depth sensing indentation with spherical indenters

Swadener, J. G., Taljat, B. & Pharr, G. M., Jul 2001, In : Journal of Materials Research. 16, 7, p. 2091-2102 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

indentation
Indentation
residual stress
Loads (forces)
Residual stresses

Molecular and biochemical characterization of postharvest senescence in broccoli

Page, T., Griffiths, G. & Buchanan-Wollaston, V., Feb 2001, In : Plant Physiology. 125, 2, p. 718-727 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brassica
broccoli
florets
leaves
gene expression

Molecular dynamics simulation of methane in sodium montmorillonite clay hydrates at elevated pressures and temperatures

Titiloye, J. O. & Skipper, N. T., 20 May 2001, In : Molecular Physics. 99, 10, p. 899-906 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bentonite
Methane
Molecular Dynamics Simulation
montmorillonite
Hydrates

Near-transform-limited picosecond pulses from a gain-switched InGaAs diode laser with fiber Bragg gratings

Birkin, D. J. L., Rafailov, E. U., Sibbett, W., Zhang, L., Liu, Y. & Bennion, I., 9 Jul 2001, In : Applied Physics Letters. 79, 2, p. 151-152 2 p.

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picosecond pulses
Bragg gratings
pulse duration
semiconductor lasers
bandwidth

Noise, regularizers, and unrealizable scenarios in online learning from restricted training sets

Xiong, Y-S. & Saad, D., 27 Jun 2001, In : Physical Review E. 64, 1, p. 1-18 18 p., 011919.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Online Learning
learning
education
Generalization Error
Scenarios

Nonlinear σ model for disordered superconductors

Yurkevich, I. V. & Lerner, I. V., 24 Jan 2001, In : Physical Review B. 63, 6, 8 p., 64522.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Superconducting materials
Metals
saddle points
metals
critical temperature

Novel starch-polyalkane composite materials

Hardy, J. J. E., Clark, J. H., Rhodes, C. N. & Wilson, K., 21 Feb 2001, In : Chemical Communications. 4, p. 335-336 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Starch
Solanum tuberosum
Polymerization

Numerical estimate of BER in optical systems with strong patterning effects

Shapiro, E. G., Fedoruk, M. P. & Turitsyn, S. K., 13 Sep 2001, In : Electronics letters. 37, 19, p. 1179-1181 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optical systems
Intersymbol interference
Gaussian distribution
Normal distribution
Optical communication

Optical fiber recirculating delay line incorporating a fiber grating array

Zhang, W., Williams, J. A. R. & Bennion, I., May 2001, In : IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters. 11, 5, p. 217-219 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric delay lines
delay lines
Optical fibers
optical fibers
gratings

Optimisation of two-stage raman converter based on phosphosilicate core fibre: Modelling and experiment

Kurukitkoson, N., Sugahara, H., Turitsyn, S. K., Egorova, O. N., Kurkov, A. S., Paramonov, V. M. & Dianov, E. M., 11 Oct 2001, In : Electronics letters. 37, 21, p. 1281-1283 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fibers
Ytterbium
Experiments
Fiber lasers
Lasers

PDVSA-Bitor revamps Orimulsion formula to boost environmental cost benefits

Marruffo, F., Sarmiento, W. & Alcalá, A., 8 Jan 2001, Oil and Gas Journal, 99, p. 66-72 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Power plants
Costs

People-logistics' missing link

Sweeney, E., Sep 2001, In : Supply chain perspectives. 4, 2, p. 9-11 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Integral
Logistics
Supply chain
Change process

Phenols and aromatic amines as thermal stabilizers in polyolefin processing

Pospíšil, J., Habicher, W-D., Al-Malaika, S., Zweifel, H. & Nešprek, S., Dec 2001, In : Macromolecular Symposia. 176, 1, p. 55-63 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diphenylamine
Phenols
Polyolefins
Antioxidants
phenols

Polarization synthesized optical transversal filter employing high birefringence fiber gratings

Zhang, W., Williams, J. A. R. & Bennion, I., May 2001, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 13, 5, p. 523-525 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transversal filters
Optical filters
Diffraction gratings
optical filters
Birefringence

Pulse tail suppression in laser diode output by tunable notch filter

Dubov, M., Giannone, D., Khrushchev, I. & Bennion, I., 8 Nov 2001, In : Electronics letters. 37, 23, p. 1404-1405 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Notch filters
Semiconductor lasers
Distributed feedback lasers
Semiconductor quantum wells

Pyrolysis of polyamide 6 under catalytic conditions and its application to reutilization of carpets

Bockhorn, H., Donner, S., Gernsbeck, M., Hornung, A. & Hornung, U., 1 Apr 2001, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 58-59, p. 79-94 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Depolymerization
Polyamides
Caprolactam
Pyrolysis
Phosphoric acid
Polymer melts
Propylene
Ethylene
Copolymers
Processing

Rectangular pulse generation based on pulse reshaping using a superstructured fiber Bragg grating

Petropoulos, P., Ibsen, M., Ellis, A. D. & Richardson, D. J., May 2001, In : Journal of Lightwave Technology. 19, 5, p. 746-752 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bragg gratings
fibers
pulses
solitary waves

Responsive hydrophobically associating polymers: a review of structure and properties

Tonge, S. R. & Tighe, B. J., 3 Dec 2001, In : Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. 53, 1, p. 109-122 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymers
Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Proteins

Room-temperature operation of widely tunable loss filter

Shu, X., Allsop, T. D. P., Gwandu, B., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 15 Feb 2001, In : Electronics letters. 37, 4, p. 216-218 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fibers
Temperature
Tuning
Polymers
Hot Temperature

Sampled Fibre Bragg Grating for Simultaneous Refractive Index and Temperature Measurement

Shu, X., Gwandu, B. A. L., Liu, Y., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Jun 2001, In : Optics Letters. 26, 11, p. 774-776 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bragg gratings
temperature measurement
refractivity
fibers
sucrose

SCM and the business model of the 21st Century

Sweeney, E. & Faulker, R., Dec 2001, Logistics Solutions, 4, p. 12-15 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Simultaneous and independent sensing of arbitrary temperature and bending using sampled fibre Bragg grating

Gwandu, B. A. L., Shu, X., Liu, Y., Zhang, W., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 19 Jul 2001, In : Electronics letters. 37, 15, p. 946-948 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiber Bragg gratings
Wavelength
Temperature

Simultaneous interrogation of fiber Bragg grating sensors using an acoustooptic tunable filter

Boulet, C., Webb, D. J., Douay, M. & Niay, P., Nov 2001, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 13, 11, p. 1215-1217 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustooptical effects
tunable filters
interrogation
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings

Statistical mechanics of low-density parity check error-correcting codes over Galois fields

Nakamura, K., Kabashima, Y. & Saad, D., 15 Nov 2001, In : Europhysics Letters. 56, 4, p. 610-616 7 p.

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error correcting codes
statistical mechanics
parity
alphabets
decoding

Statistics of interacting optical solitons

Falkovich, G. E., Stepanov, M. G. & Turitsyn, S. K., 26 Nov 2001, In : Physical Review E - Statistical Physics, Plasmas, Fluids, and Related Interdisciplinary Topics. 64, 6, p. 4 1 p.

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Optical Solitons
solitary waves
statistics
Statistics
probability distribution functions

Supply network strategy: role and competence requirements

Harland, C. M. & Knight, L. A., Apr 2001, In : International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 21, 4, p. 476-489 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Network management
Innovation
Health
Supply network
Broker

The correlation of indentation size effect experiments with pyramidal and spherical indenters

Swadener, J. G., George, E. P. & Pharr, G. M., 2001, In : Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 695, p. 451-456 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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indentation
Indentation
hardness
Hardness
Iridium

The impact of centralised distribution on distributors and agents

Sweeney, E. & Faulkner, R., Oct 2001, Logistics Solutions, 4, p. 8-13 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

The Specification of a Reference Implementation for the Unified Modelling Language

Clark, T., Evans, A. & Kent, S., 2001, In : L'objet. 7, 1

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Tighter decoding reliability bound for Gallager's error-correcting code

Kabashima, Y., Sazuka, N., Nakamura, K. & Saad, D., 2001, In : Physical Review E. 64, 4, p. 1-4 4 p.

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Reliability Bounds
error correcting codes
Error-correcting Codes
decoding
Decoding

Towards sea surface pollution detection from visible band images

Stainvas, I. & Lowe, D., Dec 2001, In : IEICE Transactions on Electronics. E84-C, 12, p. 1848-1856 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pollution detection
Feature extraction
Adaptive filtering
Water pollution
Filter banks

Trans-oceanic 160-Gb/s single-channel transmission using short-period dispersion management

Richardson, L. J., Forysiak, W. & Doran, N. J., Mar 2001, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 13, 3, p. 209-211 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polarization mode dispersion
Jitter
active control
polarization
continuous radiation

Wall-bounded turbulent shear flow: Analytic result for a universal amplitude

Chattopadhyay, A. K. & Bhattacharjee, J. K., Jan 2001, In : Physical Review E. 63, 1 , 7 p., 016306.

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Turbulent Boundary Layer
turbulent boundary layer
Flat Plate
Shear Flow
Velocity Profile
2002

Abnormal spectral evolution of fiber Bragg gratings in hydrogenated fibers

Liu, Y., Williams, J. A. R., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 15 Apr 2002, In : Optics Letters. 27, 8, p. 586-588 3 p.

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Bragg gratings
gratings
fibers
shift
wavelengths

Achieving absolute negative pressures in liquids: Precipitation phenomena in solution

Visak, Z. P., Rebelo, L. P. N. & Szydlowski, J., 1 Jul 2002, In : Journal of Chemical Education. 79, 7, p. 1203-1203 1 p.

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Actively mode-locked tunable dual-wavelength erbium-doped fiber laser

Pudo, D., Chen, L. R., Giannone, D., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Feb 2002, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 14, 2, p. 143-145 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erbium
Fiber lasers
Laser modes
erbium
fiber lasers

A fast XPS investigation of NO-promoted acetylene cyclotrimerisation on Pd{111}

Lee, A. F., Ormerod, R. M., Wilson, K., Lambert, R. M., Goldoni, A. & Baraldi, A., 20 Mar 2002, In : Surface science. 501, 1-2, p. L165–L170 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acetylene
Benzene
acetylene
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
benzene

A fast XPS study of propene decomposition over clean and sulphated Pt{111}

Lee, A. F., Wilson, K., Goldoni, A., Larciprete, R. & Lizzit, S., 1 Mar 2002, In : Catalysis Letters. 78, 1-4, p. 379-382 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Propylene
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Sulfates
Decomposition
Dehydrogenation

A fast XPS study of sulphate promoted propene decomposition over Pt{111}

Lee, A. F., Wilson, K., Goldoni, A., Larciprete, R. & Lizzit, S., Jul 2002, In : Surface science. 513, 1, p. 140-148 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfates
Propylene
sulfates
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Decomposition