Engineering & Applied Science

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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2001

The Metamodelling Language Calculus: Foundation Semantics for UML

Clark, T., Evans, A. & Kent, S., 23 Mar 2001, In : Fundamental Approaches to Software Engineering. 2029, p. 17-31

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Unified Modeling Language
Metamodeling
Calculus
Semantics
Formal Semantics

Topographic characterization of AFM-grown SiO2 on Si

Blasco, X., Hill, D., Porti, M., Nafría, M. & Aymerich, X., 1 Jun 2001, In : Nanotechnology. 12, 2, p. 110-112 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Oxides
Microscopes
microscopes
oxides
Nanoelectronics
2003

MOS based nanocapacitor using C-AFM

Hill, D., Sadewasser, S. & Aymerich, X., 29 Apr 2003, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5118, p. 507-514 8 p.

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Atomic Force Microscopy
Atomic force microscopy
atomic force microscopy
Titanium
SiO2
2004

AFM oxidation of Ti for nanoscale IC applications

Hill, D., Sadewasser, S. & Aymerich, X., 17 Nov 2004, In : Design and Nature. 6, p. 665-668 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Atomic force microscopy
Oxidation
Anodic oxidation
Polysilicon
Integrated circuits

Photoacoustic spectroscopy for remote detection of liquid contamination

Harris, M., Perrett, B., Benton, D. M. & Willetts, D. V., 1 Dec 2004, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5617, p. 136-144 9 p., 29.

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Photoacoustic spectroscopy
photoacoustic spectroscopy
Contamination
Spectroscopy
contamination
2005

Dynamics of thermal annealing of fiber gratings directly written by an infrared femtosecond laser

Martinez, A., Khrushchev, I. & Bennion, I., 15 Nov 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 5825, p. 222-229 8 p., 31.

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Femtosecond Laser
Fiber Grating
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg Grating
Ultrashort pulses

Fast pyrolysis based bio-refineries

Bridgwater, T., 1 Dec 2005, In : American Chemical Society, Division of Fuel Chemistry: Preprints of Symposia. 50, 2, p. 723

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Biomass
Pyrolysis
Byproducts

Impact of hydrogenation conditions on the temperature and strain coefficients of type 1 and typela dual grating sensors

Kalli, K., Simpson, G., Zhou, K., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 23 May 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 5855 , PART II, p. 892-895 4 p., 219.

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Gratings
Hydrogenation
hydrogenation
gratings
Sensor

Investigation of energy efficiency for singlehop and multihop routing shcemes in a wireless sensor network

Khan, D. A. & Peng, X. H., 1 Dec 2005, In : IEE Conference Publication Series. 2005-11182, p. 31-34 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Energy efficiency
Wireless sensor networks
Sensor nodes
Energy utilization
Throughput

Re-configurable, multi-channel, high-speed FBG strain sensing system for vibration analysis in oil risers

Lloyd, G. D., Everall, L. A., Sugden, K. & Bennion, I., 23 May 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 5855 , PART I, p. 218-221 4 p., 52.

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FBG Sensor
risers
Strain Sensor
Vortex Shedding
Vibration Analysis

The bending and temperature characteristics of long period gratings written in elliptical core step-index fibre

Allsop, T. D. P., Floreani, F., Webb, D. J. & Bennion, I., 23 May 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 5855 , PART II, p. 711-714 4 p., 174.

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Long Period Grating
Curvature
curvature
Fiber
gratings

Tunnel monitoring using multicore fibre displacement sensor

MacPherson, W. N., Silva-Lopez, M., Barton, J. S., Moore, A. J., Jones, J. D. C., Zhao, D., Zhang, L., Bennion, I., Metje, N., Rogers, C. D. F. & Chapman, D. N., 23 May 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 5855 , PART I, p. 274-277 4 p., 65.

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Tunnel
tunnels
Tunnels
Fiber
Monitoring

Waveguide laser formed in YAG:   Nd3+ crystal by femtosecond laser inscription

Okhrimchuk, A. G., Shestakov, A. V., Khrushchev, I. & Bennion, I., 21 Jul 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 5707, p. 258-264 7 p., 33.

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Femtosecond Laser
waveguide lasers
Ultrashort pulses
yttrium-aluminum garnet
Waveguide

Waveguide laser inscribed in neodimium YAG crystal by femtosecond writing

Okhrimchuk, A. G., Shestakov, A. V., Khrushchev, I. & Bennion, I., 9 Feb 2005, In : Trends in Optics and Photonics. 98, p. 836-841 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Waveguides
Crystals
Lasers
Ultrashort pulses
Laser beams

Wavelength tuning, chirping and thermally induced decay of type IA FBGs using purely optical methods

Kalli, K., Simpson, G., Zhou, K., Zhang, L., Birkin, D., Ellingham, T. & Bennion, I., 23 May 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 5855 , PART II, p. 896-899 4 p., 220.

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Gratings
Tuning
tuning
gratings
optics
2006

Adaptive modeling of the femtosecond inscription in silica

Mezentsev, V., Petrovic, J., Dreher, J. & Grauer, R., 23 Feb 2006, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 6107, 61070R .

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Adaptive Mesh
Femtosecond
Silica
Silicon Dioxide
mesh

Reliability of fibre Bragg gratings in polymer optical fibre

Dobb, H., Carroll, K., Webb, D. J., Kalli, K., Komodromos, M., Themistos, C., Peng, G. D., Argyros, A., Large, M. C. J., Van Eijkelenborg, M. A., Arresy, M. & Kukureka, S., 9 Aug 2006, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 6193, 12 p., 61930Q.

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Polymer Optical Fiber
Plastic optical fibers
Fiber Grating
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg Grating

Spectral modification of type IA fibre Bragg gratings by high power near infra-red lasers

Kalli, K., Simpson, A. G., Zhou, K., Zhang, L., Birkin, D., Ellingham, T. & Bennion, I., 9 Aug 2006, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 6193, 61930Y.

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Infrared lasers
Fiber Grating
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg Grating
infrared lasers
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Bragg gratings
Bragg Grating
Hydrogenation
hydrogenation
Discrimination
2007

A high efficiency silicon nitride grating coupler

Vivien, L., Maire, G., Sattler, G., Marris-Morini, D., Cassan, E., Laval, S., Kaźmierczak, A., Giannone, D., Sanchez, B., Griol, A., Hill, D., Gylfason, K. B. & Sohlström, H., 15 Oct 2007, In : IEEE International Conference on Group IV Photonics GFP. p. 162-164 3 p., 4347702.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Silicon nitride
Demonstrations
Polarization
Wavelength
silicon nitride

Calculating mean first passage times from Markov models of proteins

Jensen, C. H., Nerukh, D. & Glen, R. C., 1 Dec 2007, In : AIP Conference Proceedings. 940, p. 150-157 8 p.

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peptides
proteins
2008

Ultrahigh sensitivity slot-waveguide biosensor on a highly integrated chip for simultaneous diagnosis of multiple diseases

Hill, D., 26 Aug 2008, In : 2008 IEEE/LEOS International Conference on Optical MEMs and Nanophotonics. p. 52-53 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Biosensors
Waveguides
Photonics
Labels
Assays
2009

Spectroscopic investigations of dispersion-shifted fiber with thin active Bi-doped ring and high nonlinear refractive index

Zlenko, A. S., Akhmetshin, U. G., Bogatyrjov, V. A., Bulatov, L. I., Dvoyrin, V. V., Firstov, S. V. & Dianov, E. M., 1 Nov 2009, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 7501, 75010N .

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Bismuth
Silica
Refractive Index
bismuth
Refractive index
2010

Improving cold start emissions from an ethanol-fuelled engine through an electronic gasoline injector

Sales, L. C., Carvalho, M. G., Oliveira, F. & Sodre, J. R., 25 Oct 2010, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2010-01-2131.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Gasoline
Ethanol
Engines
Fuel filters
Fuel pumps

Inference of performance annotations in web service composition models

García-Domínguez, A., Medina-Bulo, I. & Marcos-Bárcena, M., 1 Dec 2010, In : CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 608

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Web services
Chemical analysis
Costs

Microfluidic and transducer technologies for lab on a chip applications

Hill, D., Sandström, N., Gylfason, K., Carlborg, F., Karlsson, M., Haraldsson, T., Sohlström, H., Russom, A., Stemme, G., Claes, T., Bienstman, P., Kazmierczak, A., Dortu, F., Bañuls Polo, M. J., Maquieira, A., Kresbach, G. M., Vivien, L., Popplewell, J., Ronan, G., Barrios, C. A. & 1 others, Van Der Wijngaart, W., 11 Nov 2010, In : 2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology. p. 305-307 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Lab-on-a-chip
Microfluidics
Transducers
Assays
Point-of-Care Systems

Real-time label-free biosensing with integrated planar waveguide ring resonators

Sohlström, H., Gylfason, K. B. & Hill, D., 17 May 2010, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 7719, 77190B.

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Biosensing
Planar Waveguides
Ring Resonator
Planar waveguides
Sensor Array

Vehicle Application of Auxiliary Cold Start System with the Fuel Distributor and the Extra Electronic Fuel Injector

Sodre, J. R., Sales, L. C. M., Carvalho, M. G. F., De Andrade Martins, L., Cirilo, D. P. V. R. & Huebner, R., 6 Oct 2010, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2010-October, October, 36-0190.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Engines
Gasoline
Ethanol
Plant expansion
Temperature
2011

CEEDs: Unleashing the power of the subconscious

Lessiter, J., Miotto, A., Freeman, J., Verschure, P. & Bernardet, U., 1 Jan 2011, In : Procedia Computer Science. 7, p. 214-215 2 p.

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Control and instanton trajectories for random transitions in turbulent flows

Bouchet, F., Laurie, J. & Zaboronski, O., 1 Jan 2011, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 318, SECTION 2, 022041.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

instantons
turbulent flow
trajectories
fluid mechanics
transition probabilities

Cost effective greenhouse gas reductions in the steel industry from an Organic Rankine Cycle

Walsh, C. & Thornley, P., Jan 2011, In : Chemical Engineering Transactions. 25, p. 905-910

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Rankine cycle
Iron and steel industry
Greenhouse gases
Electricity
Costs

Fiber Fabry-Perot interferometer sensor for measuring resonances of piezoelectric elements

Da Silva, R. E., Oliveira, R. A. & Pohl, A. A. P., 17 May 2011, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 7753, 775319.

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Fabry-Perot Interferometer
Fabry-Perot interferometers
Fiber
Sensor
fibers

GVD measurement in single-mode optical fibers in the 1.7-2 μm wavelength range

Klimentov, D., Dvoyrin, V. V., Tolstik, N. & Sorokina, I. T., 1 Dec 2011, In : Optics InfoBase Conference Papers.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Group velocity dispersion
Single mode fibers
group velocity
Optical fibers
optical fibers

On the statistical mechanics of the 2D stochastic Euler equation

Bouchet, F., Laurie, J. & Zaboronski, O., 1 Jan 2011, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 318, SECTION 4, 042020.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

statistical mechanics
metastable state
topology
two dimensional flow
conservation laws
2012

A polarimetric sensor based on nanoporous free standing membranes

Bettotti, P., Kumar, N., Pavesi, L., Alvarez, J. & Hill, D., 1 Dec 2012, In : IEEE Sensors Proceedings .

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Membranes
Porous silicon
Sensors
Depolarization
Microarrays
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Fabry-Perot Interferometer
Fabry-Perot interferometers
Acoustic Waves
Acoustics
Acoustic waves

Generation of an astronomical optical frequency comb in three fibre-based nonlinear stages

Chavez Boggio, J. M., Rieznik, A. A., Zajnulina, M., Böhm, M., Bodenmüller, D., Wysmolek, M., Sayinc, H., Neumann, J., Kracht, D., Haynes, R. & Roth, M. M., 10 May 2012, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 8434, 84340Y.

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Fiber
fibers
Fibers
Pulse Compression
pulses

Highly-sensitive anisotropic porous silicon based optical sensors

Álvarez, J., Bettotti, P., Kumar, N., Suárez, I., Hill, D. & Martínez-Pastor, J., 31 Jan 2012, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 8212, 821209 .

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Porous Silicon
Birefringence
Optical Sensor
Porous silicon
Optical sensors
2013

Choreography synthesis as contract agreement

Lange, J. & Scalas, A., 15 Oct 2013, In : Electronic Proceedings in Theoretical Computer Science, EPTCS. 131, p. 52-67 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Generation of optical frequency combs in fibres

Zajnulina, M., Chavez Boggio, J. M., Rieznik, A. A., Haynes, R. & Roth, M. M., 3 May 2013, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 8775, 87750C.

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Fiber
fibers
Fibers
Group velocity dispersion
Group Velocity

Multi-frequency Operation of a MEMS Vibration Energy Harvester by Accessing Five Orders of Parametric Resonance

Jia, Y., Yan, J., Soga, K. & Seshia, A. A., 3 Dec 2013, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 476, 1, 012126.

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microelectromechanical systems
vibration
energy
vacuum
thresholds

Novel Y2O3-codoped Yb/Tm-doped picosecond fiber laser

Dvoyrin, V. V., Klimentov, D., Halder, A., Paul, M. C., Pal, M., Bhadra, S. K., Kir'yanov, A. V. & Sorokina, I. T., 26 Feb 2013, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 8601, 86012X.

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Fiber Laser
Fiber lasers
fiber lasers
Energy Transfer
Laser

Numerical evaluation of automotive cooling system pipe geometry impact on thermal and fluid flow characteristics

Sodré, J. R., Pockszevnicki, B. C., Bazollio, F. V. & Hargreaves, B. O., 1 Dec 2013, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2013, 2013-36-0173.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Cooling systems
Flow of fluids
Pipe
Geometry
Engines

Real-time polarimetric biosensing using macroporous alumina membranes

Álvarez, J., Sola, L., Platt, G., Cretich, M., Swann, M., Chiari, M., Hill, D. & Martinez-Pastor, J., 28 May 2013, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 8765, 87650I .

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Biosensing
Lactoglobulins
Alumina
Aluminum Oxide
Rabbit

Supercontinuum generation in mid-IR using chalcogenide and germanate nonlinear fiber

Tolstik, N., Sorokin, E., Kalashnikov, V., Klimentov, D., Dvoyrin, V. & Sorokina, I. T., 6 Mar 2013, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 8599, 85990K.

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Supercontinuum generation
Supercontinuum Generation
Mid-infrared
Supercontinuum
Femtosecond
2014

216 MHz repetition rate passively mode-locked electrically-pumped VECSEL

Alhazime, A., Butkus, M., Hamilton, C. J. & Rafailov, E. U., 3 Mar 2014, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 8966, 89660K .

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Saturable Absorber
Saturable absorbers
External Cavity
Surface emitting lasers
Quantum Dots

Acousto-optic imaging using quantum memories in cryogenic rare earth ion doped crystals

Taylor, L. R., Doronin, A., Meglinski, I. & Longdell, J. J., 3 Mar 2014, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 8943, 89431D.

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Acousto-optics
Rare Earths
acousto-optics
Photons
doped crystals

All-fiber optical supercontinuum sources in 1.7-3.2 μm range

Dvoyrin, V. V. & Sorokina, I. T., 7 Mar 2014, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 8961, 89611C.

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Supercontinuum
Optical Fiber
Optical fibers
optical fibers
Fiber

A real time immunoassay in alumina membranes

Álvarez, J., Sola, L., Cretich, M., Swann, M. J., Gylfasson, K. B., Volden, T., Chiari, M. & Hill, D., 15 Dec 2014, In : Proceedings of IEEE Sensors. 2014-December, December, p. 1760-1763 4 p., 6985365.

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Alumina
Membranes
Polarimeters
Fluidics
Biosensors

Astronomical optical frequency comb generation and test in a fiber-fed MUSE spectrograph

Chavez Boggio, J. M., Fremberg, T., Moralejo, B., Rutowska, M., Hernandez, E., Zajnulina, M., Kelz, A., Bodenmüller, D., Sandin, C., Wysmolek, M., Sayinc, H., Neumann, J., Haynes, R. & Roth, M. M., 28 Jul 2014, In : Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. 9151, 915120.

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Spectrographs
Spectrograph
spectrographs
Fiber
Preliminary Test