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2018

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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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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2017

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

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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Involvement of construction management professionals in property-level flood adaptation

Uddin, A. & Wedawatta, G., 31 Jul 2016, Proceedings, the 5th World Construction Symposium, 2016: greening environment, eco-innovations and entrepreneurship. Sandanayake, Y. G., Karunasena, G. I. & Ramachandra, T. (eds.). p. 301-311 11 p.

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Radio frequency identification and time-driven activity based costing: RFID-TDABC application in warehousing

Bahr, W. & Price, B. J., 7 Sep 2016, Proceedings of the 21st Annual Logistics Research Network Conference.

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Study on key performance indicators to investigate long-term performance of post-disaster housing

Prasanna, J., Wijegunarathne, E. & Wedawatta, G., 6 Dec 2016, Proceedings of National Building Research Organisation (NBRO) International Symposium 2016: Risk Awareness and Future Challenges. Colombo, 9 p.

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2015

Acceptability of Lean Six Sigma in a developing economy: results from exploratory research in Nigerian consulting companies

Umude-Igbru, O. & Price, B., 2015, 2015 International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM). IEEE

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Analysis of solar still with nanoparticle incorporated phase change material for solar desalination application

Dsilva Winfred Rufuss, D., Iniyan, S., Suganthi, L., Davies, P. A. & Akinaga, T., 2015, ISES Solar World Congress 2015, Conference Proceedings. p. 1271-1280 10 p.

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Minimising the Cascading Effects of Flooding through Property-level Flood Adaptation: Working Paper on Incentivising Property-level Flood Adaptation

Brown, J. & Wedawatta, G., Aug 2015, Special themed session: Cities, Infrastructure and cascading natural disasters: 11th Annual Conference of the International Institute for Infrastructure Renewal and Reconstruction (IIIRR): Complex Disasters and Disaster Risk Management. Salford: University of Salford, p. 9 14 p.

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Take up of property-level flood protection: an exploratory study in Worcester

Brown, J. & Wedawatta, G., 2015, 5th international conference on building resilience. Mackee, J., Giggins, H. & et al (eds.). p. 605 12 p.

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2014

Eco-car : a perfect vehicle for technical design teaching?

Buck, L., McLening, C. & Burgess, J., 31 Dec 2014, Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education: Design Education and Human Technology Relations, E&PDE 2014. Bohemia, E., Eger, A., Eggink, W. & et al (eds.). The Design Society, p. 30-35 6 p.

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Risk and uncertainty in supply markets and sustainability-related innovation

Knight, L., Pfeiffer, A. & Scott, J., 2014, IPSERA 2014 conference proceedings. South Africa

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2013

Improving returnable transport equipment management with an autonomous approach

Aggarwal, R. & Lim, M. K., 29 Mar 2013, Dynamics in logistics: third international conference, LDIC 2012 Bremen, Germany, February/March 2012 Proceedings. Kreowski, H-J., Scholz-Reiter, B. & Thoben, K-D. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 441-452 12 p. (Lecture notes in logistics).

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2012

Integrating OpenMI and Uncertweb: managing uncertainty in OpenMI models

Gupta, T., Jones, R., Bastin, L. & Cornford, D., 6 Dec 2012, International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs) 2012 International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software. Managing Resources of a Limited Planet: Pathways and Visions under Uncertainty, sixth biennial meeting, Leipzig, Germany. Seppelt, R., Voinov, A. A., Lange, S. & Bankamp, D. (eds.). Manno (CH): International Environmental Modelling and Software Society , p. 1151-1158 8 p.

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Powertrain optimisation in a hybrid electric bus

Shojaei, A., Strickland, D., Scott, D., Tucker, M., Kirkpatrick, G., Price, B., Luke, S. & Richmond, J., 2012, 2012 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, VPPC 2012. IEEE, p. 857-862 6 p.

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Practice based learning approaches in collaborative design and engineering education: a case study investigation into the benefits of a crossdisciplinary practice based learning strategy

McLening, C. & Buck, L., 2012, Design education for future wellbeing: proceedings of the 14th international conference on Engineering and Product Design Education, Artesis University College, Antwerp, Belgium 6th – 7th September 2012. Buck, L., Frateur, G., Ion, W. & et al (eds.). Bristol (UK): Design Society, p. 661-666 6 p.

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Proactive environmental systems: the next generation of environmental monitoring

Rönkkö, M., Kotovirta, V., Karatzas, K., Bastin, L., Stocker, M. & Kolehemainen, M., 1 Dec 2012, International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs) 2012 International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software. Managing Resources of a Limited Planet: Pathways and Visions under Uncertainty, sixth biennial meeting, Leipzig, Germany. Seppelt, R., Voinov, A. A., Lange, S. & Bankamp, D. (eds.). International Environmental Modelling and Software Society , Vol. Manno (CH). 8 p.

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Reinstatement of flood affected properties: experiences of SMEs affected by the 2009 Cockermouth flood event

Wedawatta, G., Ingirige, B. & Proverbs, D., 2012, RICS COBRA 2012. RICS, 8 p.

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Which service interfaces fit the model web?

Schade, S., Ostländer, N., Granell, C., Schulz, M., McInerney, D., Dubois, G., Vaccari, L., Chinosi, M., Díaz, L., Bastin, L. & Jones, R., 2012, Proceedings of GEOProcessing 2012. Wilmington (US): XPS

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2011

Practice based learning for automotive engineering design students

McLening, C. & Owen, J., 1 Dec 2011, DS 69: Proceedings of E&PDE 2011, the 13th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education. Kovacevic, A., Ion, W. & et al (eds.). p. 746-751 6 p.

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Purchasing in small firms – past assumptions, current evidence and future research

Morrissey, B. & Knight, L., 11 Apr 2011, Proceedings of the 20th Annual IPSERA Conference, Vision 20/20: preparing today for tomorrow’s challenges. Rozemeijer, F., Wetzels, M. & Quintens, L. (eds.). p. 1143-1154 12 p.

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2010

Coping strategies against extreme weather events: a survey of SMEs in the UK

Wedawatta, G., Ingirige, B. & Jones, K., 2010, COBRA 2010: construction, building and real estate research conference of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. RICS, 14 p.

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Developing a conceptual framework for investigating the resilience of construction SMEs and their supply chains against extreme weather events

Wedawatta, G., Ingirige, B. & Amaratunga, D., 2010, COBRA 2010: construction, building and real estate research conference of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. RICS, 14 p.

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Handling and communicating uncertainty in chained geospatial web services

Jones, R., Bastin, L., Cornford, D. & Williams, M., 2010, Accuracy 2010: Proceedings of the 9th international symposium on spatial accuracy assessment in natural resources and environmental sciences. Tate, N. J. & Fisher, P. F. (eds.).

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Optimizing supply chain waste management through the use of RFID technology

Nielsen, I., Lim, M. & Nielsen, P., Jun 2010, 2010 IEEE International Conference on RFID-Technology and Applications (RFID-TA). IEEE, p. 296-301 6 p.

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RFID technology to support environmentally sustainable supply chain management

Dukovska-Popovska, I., Lim, M., Steger-Jensen, K. & Hvolby, H-H., Jun 2010, 2010 IEEE International Conference on RFID-Technology and Applications, RFID-TA 2010. IEEE, p. 291-295 5 p.

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Spatially clustered associations in health GIS

Leibovici, D., Bastin, L., Anand, S., Swan, J., Hobona, G. & Jackson, M., 2010, Proceedings of the GIS Research UK 18th Annual Conference GISRUK 2010. University College London: London, UK. Haklay, M., Morle, J. & Rahemtulla, H. (eds.).

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The effect of personality on the design team: lessons from industry for design education

Mclening, C. & Buck, L., 1 Dec 2010, Proceedings of E&PDE 2010, the 12th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education: when design education and design research meet. Boks, W., Ion, W., McMahon, C. & Parkinson, B. (eds.). Design Society, p. 478-483 6 p. 134

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2009

Climate change and construction sector SMEs: vulnerability, consequences and resilience

Wedawatta, G., Ingirige, B. & Jones, K., 2009, 8th meeting of CIB W108: climate change and the built environment. Rotterdam (NL): CIB, p. 12-16 5 p. (CIB publication ; no. 325).

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Effects of extreme weather events on SMEs: a literature review and synthesis

Wedawatta, G., Ingirige, B. & Amaratunga, D., 2009, Proceedings of the BuHu: 9th International Postgraduate Research Conference 2009. University of Salford, p. 3-14 11 p.

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Long term monitoring of constructed wetlands using an NMR sensor

Morris, R. H., Newton, M. I., Bencsik, M., Knowles, P. R., Davies, P. A. & Griffin, P., 1 Dec 2009, Proceedings of 2009 IEEE Sensors. IEEE, p. 1733-1737 5 p. 5398486

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RFID : opportunities and challenges within the hospital environment

Albrassi, S., Lim, M. & Knight, L., 2009, 11th International Conference on The Modern Information Technology in the Innovation process of the Industrial Enterprises (MITIP 2009): Proceedings. p. 251-258 8 p.

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Utilising Intranet technologies in construction sector SMEs: building up knowledge bases for extreme weather event risk management

Ingirige, B. & Wedawatta, G., 2009, CIB joint international symposium 2009: construction facing worldwide challenges. Rotterdam (NL): CIB, p. 632-642 11 p.

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2008

A solar powered liquid-desiccant cooling system for greenhouses

Lychnos, G. & Davies, P. A., 30 Sep 2008, International Workshop on Greenhouse Environmental Control and Crop Production in Semi-Arid Regions. Kubota, C. & Kacira, M. (eds.). Leuven (BE): International Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 797. p. 95-102 8 p. (ISHS Acta Horticulturae; vol. 797).

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Describing and communicating uncertainty within the semantic web

Williams, M., Cornford, D., Bastin, L. & Ingram, B., Dec 2008, Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Uncertainty Reasoning for the Semantic Web. Bobillo, F., da Costa, P. C. G. & et al (eds.). CEUR-WS.org, (CEUR Workshop Proceedings; vol. 423).

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Designing in a group: how does knowing each other influence design projects

Hayes, J. P., Knight, L. & Newnes, L. B., 2008, 10th International Design Conference: DESIGN 2008. Andereasen, M. M., Birkhofer, H., Culley, S. J., Lindemann, U. & Marjanović, D. (eds.). Zagreb: University of Zagreb, p. 1087-1094 8 p.

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Energy saving and solar electricity in fan-ventilated greenhouses

Davies, P. A., Hossain, A. K., Lychnos, G. & Paton, C., 30 Sep 2008, International Workshop on Greenhouse Environmental Control and Crop Production in Semi-Arid Regions. Kubota, C. & Kacira, M. (eds.). Leuven (BE): International Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 797. p. 339-346 8 p. (ISHS Acta Horticulturae; vol. 797).

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The teaching of sustainable development at Aston University

Fletcher, J. P., Drahun, J. A., Davies, P. A. & Knowles, P., 1 Dec 2008, EE 2008 - International Conference on Innovation, Good Practice and Research in Engineering Education.

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2007

Reliability of vegetation community information derived using decorana ordination and fuzzy c-means clustering

Bastin, L., Fisher, P. F., Bacon, M. C., Arnot, C. N. W. & Hughes, M. J., 2007, Geographic uncertainty in environmental security. Morris, A. & Kokhan, S. (eds.). (NL): Springer, p. 53-74 22 p. (NATO science for peace and security series C: environmental security).

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2006

Assessing spatial clustering of MRSA with stochastic simulations, kernel estimation and SATSCAN

Bastin, L., Rollason, J., Hilton, A. C., Pillay, D. G., Corcoran, C., Elgy, J., Lambert, P., Worthington, T., De, P. & Burrows, K., 2006, Proceedings of ACCURACY 2006 - 7th International Symposium on Spatial Accuracy Assessment in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. Instituto Geográfico Português, p. 481-489 9 p.

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Cooling of greenhouses using seawater: a solar driven liquid-desiccant cycle for greenhouse cooling in hot climates

Davies, P. A., Harris, I. & Knowles, P. R., 30 Sep 2006, Proceedings of the international symposium on greenhouse cooling. Bailey, B. J. (ed.). Almería (ES): International Society for Horticultural Science, p. 139-146 8 p. (ISHS Acta Horticulturae; vol. 719).

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