Sustainable Environment Research Group

Research Output

2020

An experimental study on performance and emission characteristics of an IDI diesel engine operating with neat oil-diesel blend emulsion

Hossain, A. K., Refahtalab, P., Omran, A., Smith, D. I. & Davies, P. A., 1 Feb 2020, In : Renewable energy. 146, p. 1041-1050 10 p.

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Microscopic characteristics of biodiesel – Graphene oxide nanoparticle blends and their Utilisation in a compression ignition engine

Nagaraja, S., Rufuss, D. D. W. & Hossain, A. K., 9 Jul 2020, In : Renewable energy. 160, p. 830-841 12 p.

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Modified Selective Non-Catalytic Reduction System to Reduce NOx Gas Emission in Biodiesel Powered Engines

Masera, K. & Hossain, A. K., 2 Jul 2020, p. 1-15. 15 p.

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2019

Ideal performance of a self-cooling greenhouse

Davies, P. A. & Zaragoza, G., 25 Feb 2019, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 149, p. 502-511 10 p.

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Inland surface waters in protected areas globally: Current coverage and 30-year trends

Bastin, L., Gorelick, N., Saura, S., Bertzky, B., Dubois, G., Fortin, M. J. & Pekel, J. F., 17 Jan 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 1, e0210496.

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Off-grid desalination for irrigation in the Jordan Valley

Abu Ali, H., Baronian, M., Burlace, L., Davies, P. A., Halasah, S., Hind, M., Hossain, A., Lipchin, C., Majali, A., Mark, M. & Naughton, T., 15 Nov 2019, In : Desalination and Water Treatment. 168, p. 143–154 12 p.

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2018

An SME-Driven Approach to Adopting Measures of Flood Resilience: A UK-Based Perspective

Ingirige, B. & Wedawatta, G., 18 May 2018, The Sociotechnical Constitution of Resilience. Amir, S. (ed.). 1 ed. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 245-264 19 p.

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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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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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Desalination as a Negative Emissions Technology

Davies, P. A., Yuan, Q. & de_RICHTER, R., 19 Apr 2018, In : Enviromental Science. 4, 6, p. 839-850

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Effects of nanoparticle-enhanced phase change material (NPCM) on solar still productivity

Dsilva Winfred Rufuss, D., Suganthi, L., Iniyan, S. & Davies, P. A., 10 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 192, p. 9-29

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Long-term satisfaction of resettled communities: An assessment of physical performance of post-disaster housing

Wijegunarathne, E., Wedawatta, G., Prasanna, J. & Ingirige, B., 22 Feb 2018, Procedia Engineering. Elsevier, Vol. 212. p. 1147-1154

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Long-term Sustainability and Performance of Post-disaster Housing Projects: CIOB Bowen Jenkins Legacy Research Fund Research Report

Wedawatta, G., Ingirige, B. & Sugathapala, K., Jan 2018, 32 p.

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Measuring β-diversity by remote sensing: A challenge for biodiversity monitoring

Rocchini, D., Luque, S., Pettorelli, N., Bastin, L., Doktor, D., Faedi, N., Feilhauer, H., Féret, J. B., Foody, G. M., Gavish, Y., Godinho, S., Kunin, W. E., Lausch, A., Leitão, P. J., Marcantonio, M., Neteler, M., Ricotta, C., Schmidtlein, S., Vihervaara, P., Wegmann, M. & 1 others, Nagendra, H., 6 Aug 2018, In : Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 9, 8, p. 1787-1798 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Quality and integrity in purchasing and supply management research

Knight, L. & Tate, W. L., 19 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. 24, 3, p. 177-182

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

SMEs defending their businesses from flood risk: Contributing to the theoretical discourse on resilience

Ingirige, B. & Wedawatta, G., 2018, The Routledge Companion to Risk, Crisis and Security in Business. Engemann, K. (ed.). First ed. Oxon: Routledge, p. 224-236 13 p. Chapter 15. (Routledge Companions).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Visualisation of trust and quality information for geospatial dataset selection and use: Drawing trust presentation comparisons with B2C e-Commerce

Lush, V., Lumsden, J. & Bastin, L., 30 Jun 2018, Trust Management XII - 12th IFIP WG 11.11 International Conference, IFIPTM 2018, Proceedings. Springer, p. 75-90 16 p. (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology; vol. 528).

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Volunteered metadata: standards, encodings and mobile tools for assessing fitness-for-purpose

Bastin, L., 2018, Mobile Information Systems leveraging Volunteered Geographic Information for Earth Observation.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2017

Anticipating species distributions: handling sampling effort bias under a Bayesian framework

Rocchini, D., Garzon-Lopez, C. X., Marcantonio, M., Amici, V., Bacaro, G., Bastin, L., Brummitt, N., Chiarucci, A., Foody, G. M., Hauffe, H. C., He, K. S., Ricotta, C., Rizzoli, A. & Rosà, R., 15 Apr 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 584-585, p. 282-290 9 p.

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A quantifiable method of assessing the risk of selecting the lowest bidder in construction projects: A literature review

Eke, G., Wedawatta, G. & Elgy, J., Oct 2017, p. 637-646. 10 p.

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A year at the helm: reflecting on roles, responsibilities and progress

Tate, W. L. & Knight, L., 26 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. 23, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

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Development of a BIM and Barcode based Material Management System for Curtain Wall Industry

You, Q., Wedawatta, G., Xu, N. & Xu, Y., Oct 2017, p. 225. 235 p.

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GIS-based data synthesis and visualization

Rocchini, D., Garzon-Lopez, C. X., Barbosa, A. M., Delucchi, L., Olandi, J. E., Marcantonio, M., Bastin, L. & Wegmann, M., 21 Oct 2017, Ecological Informatics: Data Management and Knowledge Discovery: Third Edition. Springer, p. 273-286 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Lessons to be learned and recommendations for long-term sustainability of post-disaster housing projects

Wedawatta, G. & Ingirige, B., 31 Aug 2017, NBRO Newsletter, 39, p. 3-4.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationSpecial issue

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Low mass fraction impregnation with graphene oxide (GO) enhances thermo-physical properties of paraffin for heat storage applications

Dsilva Winfred Rufuss, D., Iniyan, S., Suganthi, L. & Davies, P. A., 10 Sep 2017, In : Thermochimica Acta. 655, p. 226–233 8 p.

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Managing Short Product Cycles

Price, B. J., 21 Feb 2017.

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Meta-Optimization of Ev Battery Sizing

Price, B. J., 3 Dec 2017.

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Nanoparticles Enhanced Phase Change Material (NPCM) as Heat Storage in Solar Still Application for Productivity Enhancement

Winfred Rufuss, D. D., Iniyan, S., Suganthi, L. & Davies, P. A., 19 Dec 2017, In : Energy Procedia. 141, p. 45-49

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Nucleate pool boiling heat transfer of SES36 fluid on nanoporous surfaces obtained by electrophoretic deposition of Al2O3

Song, G., Davies, P. A., Wen, J., Xu, G. & Quan, Y., 27 Dec 2017, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 141, p. 143-152

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Performance analysis of power, desalination and cooling poly-generation system using parabolic trough solar collectors

Kerme, E. D., Orfi, J. & Davies, P., 1 Jan 2017, In : Desalination and Water Treatment. 61, p. 262-273 12 p.

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Performance evaluation of reverse osmosis (RO) pre-treatment technologies for in-land brackish water treatment

Khanzada, N. K., Khan, S. J. & Davies, P. A., 16 Mar 2017, In : Desalination. 406, p. 44-50 7 p.

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Protected areas in the world's ecoregions: how well connected are they?

Saura, S., Bastin, L., Battistella, L., Mandrici, A. & Dubois, G., May 2017, In : Ecological Indicators. 76, p. 144-158 15 p.

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Removal of non-CO2 greenhouse gases by large-scale atmospheric solar photocatalysis

de Richter, R., Ming, T., Davies, P., Liu, W. & Caillol, S., May 2017, In : Progress in Energy and Combustion Science. 60, p. 68-96 29 p.

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Repurposing a deep learning network to filter and classify volunteered photographs for land cover and land use characterization

Tracewski, L., Bastin, L. & Fonte, C. C., 18 Sep 2017, In : Geo-Spatial Information Science. 20, 3, p. 252-268 17 p.

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Scenario-driven roadmapping for technology foresight

Hussain, M., Tapinos, E. & Knight, L., 1 Nov 2017, In : Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 124, p. 160-177

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Techno-economic analysis of solar stills using integrated fuzzy analytical hierarchy process and data envelopment analysis

Dsilva Winfred Rufuss, D., Raj Kumar, V., Suganthi, L., Iniyan, S. & Davies, P. A., 26 Nov 2017, In : Solar energy. Early online

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Testing the value of best value: Evidence from educational facilities projects

Eke, G. & Elgy, J., 1 Sep 2017, IGLC 2017 - Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction. p. 19-26 8 p.

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2016

A conceptual framework for understanding resilience of construction SMEs to extreme weather events

Wedawatta, G. & Ingirige, B., 5 Sep 2016, In : Built Environment Project and Asset Management. 6, 4, p. 428-443 16 p.

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A cost-effective steam-driven RO plant for brackish groundwater

Mudgal, A. & Davies, P. A., 2 May 2016, In : Desalination. 385, p. 167-177 11 p.

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A desalination system with efficiency approaching the theoretical limits

Davies, P. A., Wayman, J., Alatta, C., Nguyen, K. & Orfi, J., 2016, In : Desalination and Water Treatment. Latest articles

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A simple remote sensing based information system for monitoring sites of conservation importance

Szantoi, Z., Brink, A., Buchanan, G., Bastin, L., Lupi, A., Simonetti, D., Mayaux, P., Peedell, S. & Davy, J., 23 Mar 2016, In : Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation.

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A virtual species set for robust and reproducible species distribution modelling tests

Garzon-Lopez, C., Bastin, L., Foody, G. & Rocchini, D., Jun 2016, In : Data in Brief. 7, p. 476-479 4 p.

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Biophysical characterization of protected areas globally through optimized image segmentation and classification

Martínez-López, J., Bertzky, B., Bonet-García, F. J., Bastin, L. & Dubois, G., 21 Sep 2016, In : Remote Sensing. 8, 9, 19 p., 780.

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Breaking the mold: research process innovations in purchasing and supply management

Knight, L., Tate, W. L., Matopoulos, A., Meehan, J. & Salmi, A., Dec 2016, In : Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. 22, 4, p. 239-243 5 p.

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Building environmental assessment scheme for residential building in Brunei

Asli, R. A., Wedawatta, G., Hedges, P. & Park, K., 7 Sep 2016, Proceedings of the 32nd Annual ARCOM conference. Chan, P. W. & Neilson, C. J. (eds.). Manchester (UK): Association of Researchers in Construction Management, Vol. 1. p. 435-444 10 p.

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Combustion of fuel blends containing digestate pyrolysis oil in a multi-cylinder compression ignition engine

Hossain, A. K., Serrano, C., Brammer, J., Omran, A., Ahmed, F., Smith, D. I. & Davies, P. A., 1 May 2016, In : Fuel. 171, p. 18-28 9 p.

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