Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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Bright-Dark Rogue Waves

Kbashi, H., Sergeyev, S., Mou, C., Martínez, A., Al Araimi, M., Rozhin, O., Kolpakov, S. & Kalashnikov, V., 30 Mar 2018, In : Annalen der Physik. p. 1700362

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lasers
oceanography
test stands
rain
wave interaction

Brine utilisation for cooling and salt production in wind-driven seawater greenhouses: Design and modelling

Akinaga, T., Generalis, S. C., Paton, C., Igobo, O. N. & Davies, P. A., 15 Jan 2018, In : Desalination. 426, p. 135-154

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Greenhouses
Seawater
brine
Salts
salt

Building essential biodiversity variables (EBVs) of species distribution and abundance at a global scale

Kissling, W. D., Ahumada, J. A., Bowser, A., Fernandez, M., Fernández, N., García, E. A., Guralnick, R. P., Isaac, N. J. B., Kelling, S., Los, W., Mcrae, L., Mihoub, J. B., Obst, M., Santamaria, M., Skidmore, A. K., Williams, K. J., Agosti, D., Amariles, D., Arvanitidis, C., Bastin, L. & 16 others, De Leo, F., Egloff, W., Elith, J., Hobern, D., Martin, D., Pereira, H. M., Pesole, G., Peterseil, J., Saarenmaa, H., Schigel, D., Schmeller, D. S., Segata, N., Turak, E., Uhlir, P. F., Wee, B. & Hardisty, A. R., 1 Feb 2018, In : Biological Reviews. 93, 1, p. 600-625

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Biodiversity
biogeography
biodiversity
Workflow
Information Storage and Retrieval

Calcified nodules in retinal drusen are associated with disease progression in age-related macular degeneration

Tan, A. C. S., Pilgrim, M. G., Fearn, S., Bertazzo, S., Tsolaki, E., Morrell, A. P., Li, M., Messinger, J. D., Dolz-Marco, R., Lei, J., Nittala, M. G., Sadda, S. R., Lengyel, I., Freund, K. B. & Curcio, C. A., 7 Nov 2018, In : Science Translational Medicine. 10, 466, eaat4544.

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Retinal Drusen
Macular Degeneration
Disease Progression
Multimodal Imaging
Bruch Membrane

Can process mining automatically describe care pathways of patients with long-term conditions in UK primary care? A study protocol

Litchfield, I., Hoye, C., Shukla, D., Backman, R., Turner, A., Lee, M. & Weber, P., 4 Dec 2018, In : BMJ Open. 8, 12, e019947.

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Primary Health Care
Patient Care
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Hypertension
Telecommunications

Can you detect early dementia from an email? A proof of principle study of daily computer use to detect cognitive and functional decline

Stringer, G., Couth, S., Brown, L. J. E., Montaldi, D., Gledson, A., Mellor, J., Sutcliffe, A., Sawyer, P., Keane, J., Bull, C., Zeng, X., Rayson, P. & Leroi, I., 9 Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.

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Dementia
Aptitude
Cognitive Dysfunction
Healthy Volunteers
Software

Capacitor Voltage Estimation Scheme with Reduced Number of Sensors for Modular Multilevel Converters

Abushafa, O. S. M., Gadoue, S., S. A. Dahidah, M., Atkinson, D. & Missailidis, P., 24 Jan 2018, In : IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics. p. 1-1

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Capacitors
Sensors
Electric potential
Dynamic loads
Robustness (control systems)

Capacity Lower Bounds of the Noncentral Chi-Channel with Applications to Soliton Amplitude Modulation

Shevchenko, N. A., Derevyanko, S. A., Prilepsky, J. E., Alvarado, A., Bayvel, P. & Turitsyn, S. K., 20 Feb 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Communications. p. 1-1

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Amplitude modulation
Solitons
Signal to noise ratio
Amplification
Optical fibers

Carbon Nanotube Mode-Locked Fiber Laser Generating Cylindrical Vector Beams with a Two-Mode Fiber Bragg Grating

Cai, Y., Zhang, J., Wang, C., Zhang, L. & Zhang, Z., 20 Apr 2018, In : Applied Sciences. 8, 4, 643.

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Mode-locked fiber lasers
Carbon Nanotubes
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
fiber lasers

Cascaded tilted fiber Bragg grating for enhanced refractive index sensing

Jiang, B., Bi, Z., Wang, S., Xi, T., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Zhao, J., 8 Oct 2018, In : Chinese Physics B. 27, 11, 114220.

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Bragg gratings
refractivity
fibers
wavelengths

Catalytic upgrading of pyrolysis vapours: Effect of catalyst support and metal type on phenolic content of bio-oil

Yaman, E., Yargic, A. S., Ozbay, N., Uzun, B. B., Kalogiannis, K. G., Stefanidis, S. D., Pachatouridou, E. P., Iliopoulou, E. F. & Lappas, A. A., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 185, p. 52-61 10 p.

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Catalyst supports
pyrolysis
Pyrolysis
catalyst
Vapors
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Gasification
Computational fluid dynamics
Biomass
Spatial distribution
Hydrodynamics

Challenges and opportunities in fast pyrolysis of biomass: Part I

Bridgwater, T., 1 Jan 2018, In : Johnson Matthey Technology Review. 62, 1, p. 118-130 13 p.

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Oils
Biomass
Pyrolysis
Liquids
Biofuels

Challenges and opportunities in fast pyrolysis of biomass: Part II

Bridgwater, A. V., 1 Apr 2018, In : Johnson Matthey Technology Review. 62, 2, p. 150-160

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Oils
Biomass
Pyrolysis
Liquids
Biofuels

Challenges to the use of BECCS as a keystone technology in pursuit of 1.5⁰C

Gough, C., Garcia-freites, S., Jones, C., Mander, S., Moore, B., Pereira, C., Röder, M., Vaughan, N. & Welfle, A., 13 Jun 2018, In : Global Sustainability. 1, e5.

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carbon
mitigation
climate change
biomass energy
policy

Chance-constrained scheduling model of grid-connected microgrid based on probabilistic and robust optimisation

Liu, C., Wang, X., Guo, J., Huang, M. & Wu, X., 19 Jun 2018, In : IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution. 12, 11, p. 2499-2509 11 p.

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Scheduling
Monte Carlo methods
Sampling
Uncertainty
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Oils
Biomass
Feedstocks
Calorific value
Pyrolysis

Characteristics of damaged asphalt mixtures in tension and compression

Lytton, R. L., Zhang, Y., Gu, F. & Luo, X., 15 Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Pavement Engineering. 19, 3, p. 292-306

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Asphalt mixtures
Mechanics
Pavements
Materials properties
Moisture

Characterizing and Predicting Early Reviewers for Effective Product Marketing on E-Commerce Websites

Bai, T., Zhao, X., He, Y., Nie, J. & Wen, J., 2 Apr 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering. p. 1-1

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Electronic commerce
Websites
Marketing
Sales

Characterizing stress-dependent complex and relaxation moduli of dense graded asphalt mixtures

Li, L., Li, W., Wang, Z., Dong, M. & Zhang, Y., 30 Dec 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 193, p. 55-63 9 p.

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Asphalt mixtures
Elastic moduli

Chemically Synthesized Gold and Silver Particles Absorbing in the Near-IR Spectral Range

Razumova, Y. A., Toropov, N. A. & Vartanyan, T. A., 30 Jun 2018, In : Optics and Spectroscopy (English translation of Optika i Spektroskopiya). 124, 5, p. 703-706

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Silver
Gold
silver
gold
Phosmet

Coexistence of collapse and stable spatiotemporal solitons in multimode fibers

Shtyrina, O. V., Fedoruk, M. P., Kivshar, Y. S. & Turitsyn, S. K., 25 Jan 2018, In : Physical Review A. 97, 1

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solitary waves
fibers
stabilization
optical fibers
dipoles

Coherent random lasing controlled by Brownian motion of the active scatterer

Liang, S., Yin, L., Zhang, Z., Xia, J., Xie, K., Zou, G., Hu, Z. & Zhang, Q., 16 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physic. 51, 9, 095401.

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lasing
scattering
roads
statistical mechanics
lasers

Combining polymer-bound catalyst with polymeric substrate for reproducible pH oscillations in palladium-catalysed oxidative carbonylation of alkynes

Isakova, A., Parks, G. E., Murdoch, B. J., Topham, P. D. & Novakovic, K., 1 Dec 2018, In : European Polymer Journal. 109, p. 537-543

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Carbonylation
Alkynes
Palladium
alkynes
palladium

Compact assembly-free vector bend sensor based on all-in-fiber-core Mach-Zehnder interferometer

Chen, P., Shu, X. & Sugden, K., 29 Jan 2018, In : Optics Letters. 43, 3, p. 531-534

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Mach-Zehnder interferometers
assembly
fibers
sensors
refractivity

Comparison of aldehyde emissions simulation with FTIR measurements in the exhaust of a spark ignition engine fueled by ethanol

Sodré, J. R. & Zarante, P. H. B., 1 Jul 2018, In : Heat and Mass Transfer/Waerme- und Stoffuebertragung. 54, 7, p. 2079-2087 9 p.

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spark ignition
Aldehydes
Internal combustion engines
aldehydes
Acetaldehyde

Comparison of Nonlinear Compensation Techniques for 400-Gb/s Coherent Multi-Band OFDM Super-Channels

Vgenopoulou, V., Song, M., Pincemin, E., Jaouën, Y., Sygletos, S. & Roudas, I., 15 Mar 2018, In : Applied Sciences. 8, 3, p. 447

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frequency division multiplexing
Equalizers
Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing
Transfer functions
Backpropagation

Complementary analysis of Mueller-matrix images of optically anisotropic highly scattering biological tissues

Borovkova, M., Peyvasteh, M., Dubolazov, O., Ushenko, Y., Ushenko, V., Bykov, A., Deby, S., Rehbinder, J., Novikova, T. & Meglinski, I., 17 Aug 2018, In : Journal of the European optical society. 14, 1, 20.

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matrices
scattering
fractals
paraffins
depolarization

Comprehensive in vitro and in vivo studies of novel melt-derived Nb-substituted 45S5 bioglass reveal its enhanced bioactive properties for bone healing

Souza, L., Lopes, J. H., Encarnação, D., Mazali, I. O., Martin, R. A., Camilli, J. A. & Bertran, C. A., 24 Aug 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 12808.

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Bone
Glass
Bioactivity
Stem cells
Silicates

Computability in basic quantum mechanics

Neumann, E., Pape, M. & Streicher, T., 19 Jun 2018, In : Logical Methods in Computer Science. 14, 2, 14.

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Computability
Quantum theory
Hilbert spaces
Quantum Mechanics
Data structures

Construction of sundials via vectors

Johansson, B. T., 26 Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology. p. 1-12 12 p.

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Sundial
Vector algebra
Oblique Projection
projection
Projection

Consumer Smartwatches for Collecting Self-Report and Sensor Data: App Design and Engagement

Beukenhorst, A. L., Sergeant, J. C., Little, M. A., McBeth, J. & Dixon, W. G., 31 Jan 2018, In : Studies in health technology and informatics. 247, p. 291-295 5 p.

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Application programs
Self Report
Knee Osteoarthritis
Sensors
Chronic Disease

Continuous-wave-induced resonant spectral sidebands in soliton fiber lasers

Du, Y. & Shu, X., 15 Jan 2018, In : Optics Letters. 43, 2, p. 263-266 4 p.

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sidebands
continuous radiation
fiber lasers
solitary waves
ring lasers

Continuous-wave operation of (Al,In)GaN distributed-feedback laser diodes with high-order notched gratings

Slight, T. J., Stanczyk, S., Watson, S., Yadav, A., Grzanka, S., Rafailov, E., Perlin, P., Najda, S. P., Leszczyński, M., Gwyn, S. & Kelly, A. E., 13 Oct 2018, In : Applied Physics Express. 11, 11, 112701.

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Distributed feedback lasers
distributed feedback lasers
Full width at half maximum
continuous radiation
Semiconductor lasers

Contour integrals for numerical computation of discrete eigenvalues in the Zakharov–Shabat problem

Vasylchenkova, A., Prilepsky, J. E. & Turitsyn, S. K., 27 Jul 2018, In : Optics Letters. 43, 15, p. 3690-3693 4 p.

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eigenvalues
random noise

Controller Strategy for Open-Winding Brushless Doubly-Fed Wind Power Generator with Common Mode Voltage Elimination

Zhang, F., Zhu, L., Jin, S., Su, X., Ademi, S. & Cao, W., 7 Mar 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. p. 1-1

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Wind power
Controllers
Electric potential
Energy conversion
Fault tolerance

Counting bubbles: Precision process control of gas-liquid reactions in flow with an optical inline sensor

Cherkasov, N., Expósito, A. J., Bai, Y. & Rebrov, E. V., 23 Oct 2018, In : Reaction Chemistry and Engineering. 4, 1, p. 112-121 10 p.

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Optical sensors
Bubbles (in fluids)
Process control
Gases
Liquids
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Anti-Bacterial Agents
Modern 1601-history
Bacteremia
Focus Groups
Bacterial Infections

Dark solitons manipulation using optical event horizon

Deng, Z., Liu, J., Huang, X., Zhao, C. & Wang, X., 25 Jun 2018, In : Optics Express. 26, 13, 16535.

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event horizon
manipulators
solitary waves
probes
horizon

Day-ahead industrial load forecasting for electric RTG cranes

Alasali, F., Haben, S., Becerra, V. & Holderbaum, W., 1 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy. 6, 2, p. 223-234

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Gantry cranes
Rubber
Cranes
Gas emissions
Containers

Delivering Value for Money with BIM-embedded Housing Refurbishment

Kim, K. P. & Park, K. S., 1 Oct 2018, In : Facilities. 36, 13/14, p. 657-675

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housing
information management
Information management
simulation
data exchange

Delivery and reveal of localization of upconversion luminescent microparticles and quantum dots in the skin in vivo by fractional laser microablation, multimodal imaging, and optical clearing

Volkova, E. K., Yanina, I. Y., Genina, E. A., Bashkatov, A. N., Konyukhova, J. G., Popov, A. P., Speranskaya, E. S., Bucharskaya, A. B., Navolokin, N. A., Goryacheva, I. Y., Kochubey, V. I., Sukhorukov, G. B., Meglinski, I. V. & Tuchin, V. V., 5 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Biomedical Optics. 23, 2, 026001.

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clearing
microparticles
Semiconductor quantum dots
delivery
Skin

Design and development of a low-cost mask-type eye tracker to collect quality fixation measurements in the sport domain

Martín, J. M., Luis Del Campo, V. & Manso, L. J., 9 Nov 2018, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part P: Journal of Sports Engineering and Technology.

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Sports
Masks
Lighting
User interfaces
Costs

Design and experimental verification of a 72/48 switched reluctance motor for low-speed direct-drive mining applications

Elhomdy, E., Li, G., Liu, J., Bukhari, S. A. & Cao, W. P., 12 Jan 2018, In : Energies. 11, 1, 192.

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Switched Reluctance Motor
Reluctance motors
Mining
Induction Motor
Induction motors

Design and implementation of ergonomic risk assessment feedback system for improved work posture assessment

Mgbemena, C. E., Oyekan, J., Hutabarat, W., Xu, Y. & Tiwari, A., 4 Jul 2018, In : Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science. 19, 4, p. 431-455

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Ergonomics
Risk assessment
risk assessment
ergonomics
Feedback
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Channel state information
Multiple Access
Channel State Information
Imperfect
Scheduling

Details of charge distribution in stable viral capsid

Tarasova, E., Farafonov, V., Taiji, M. & Nerukh, D., 1 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Molecular Liquids. 265, p. 585-591

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Charge distribution
charge distribution
ion distribution
Ions
ions

Detection and Location of Nonlinearities using Reciprocity Breakdown

Wood, M., Penny, J. & Friswell, M., 1 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1106, 012028.

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breakdown
nonlinearity
excitation
harmonic excitation
structural health monitoring

Determination of an additive time- and space-dependent coefficient in the heat equation

Huntul, M., Lesnic, D. & Johansson, T., 21 Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow.

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Heat Equation
Dependent
Coefficient
Heat transfer
Biomedical engineering

Developing hierarchical schemas and building schema chains through practice play behaviour

Kumar, S., Shaw, P., Giagkos, A., Braud, R., Lee, M. & Shen, Q., 25 Jun 2018, In : Frontiers in Νeurorobotics. 12, 33.

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Robots
Experiments