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    • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

    Accepting PhD Students

    PhD projects

    Prospective students are welcome to apply for one of the following topics: - Broadband vibration energy harvesting - Vibrational structural health monitoring - MEMS nonlinear resonant oscillators - Advanced multi-functional materials and nano-composites - Urban air quality and socioeconomic inequality

    20122020

    Research output per year

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    Research Output

    • 36 Article
    • 19 Conference article
    • 8 Conference contribution
    • 2 Review article
    2020

    A Nail-size Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting System Integrating a MEMS Transducer and a CMOS SSHI Circuit

    Du, S., Jia, Y., Zhao, C., Amaratunga, G. A. J. & Seshia, A. A., 1 Jan 2020, In : IEEE Sensors Journal. 20, 1, p. 277 - 285 9 p., 8835123.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Effects of inkjet printed toughener on delamination suppression in drilling of carbon fibre reinforced plastics (CFRPs)

    Shi, Y., Wang, X., Wang, F., Gu, T., Xie, P. & Jia, Y., 1 Aug 2020, In : Composite Structures. 245, 1, 112339.

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    Energy Harvesting from Kinetics of Prosthetic Leg

    Pu, J., Shi, Y. & Jia, Y., 30 Apr 2020, 2019 19th International Conference on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (PowerMEMS). IEEE

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Optimisation and Management of Energy Generated by a Multifunctional MFC-Integrated Composite Chassis for Rail Vehicles

    Liu, Y., Du, S., Micallef, C., Jia, Y., Shi, Y. & Hughes, D., 28 May 2020, In : Energies. 13, 11, 2720.

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    Space Phased Array Antenna Developments: A Perspective on Structural Design

    Wang, C., Wang, Y., Lian, P., Xue, S., Xu, Q., Shi, Y., Jia, Y., Du, B., Liu, J. & Tang, B., 6 Jul 2020, In : IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine. 35, 7, p. 44-63 20 p., 9133359.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    2019

    A Fully Integrated Split-Electrode SSHC Rectifier for Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting

    Du, S., Jia, Y., Zhao, C., Amaratunga, G. A. J. & Seshia, A. A., 14 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits. 54, 6, p. 1733-1743 11 p., 8642406.

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    An Umbrella-Shaped Topology for Broadband MEMS Piezoelectric Vibration Energy Harvesting

    Jia, Y., Du, S. & Seshia, A. A., 4 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1407, 1, 012119.

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    A Numerical Feasibility Study of Kinetic Energy Harvesting from Lower Limb Prosthetics

    Jia, Y., Wei, X., Pu, J., Xie, P., Wen, T., Wang, C., Lian, P., Xue, S. & Shi, Y., 10 Oct 2019, In : Energies. 12, 20, 3824.

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    Feasibility of a V-Shaped Magnet Rotor to Convert Vibration into Rotation

    Clarkson, D. J., Kurmann, L., Moubarak, G. & Jia, Y., 4 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1407, 1, 012105.

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    Integration and Characterisation of Piezoelectric Macro-Fibre Composite on Carbon Fibre Composite for Vibration Energy Harvesting

    Shi, Y., Piao, C., El Fadlaoui, D., Al-Saadi, A. & Jia, Y., 4 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1407, 1, 012080.

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    MEMS Piezoelectric Energy Harvester Powered Wireless Sensor Module Driven by Noisy Base Excitation

    Du, S., Jia, Y., Arroyo, E., Fernandez, S., Riches, S. T. & Seshia, A. A., 22 Aug 2019, 2019 20th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems and Eurosensors XXXIII, TRANSDUCERS 2019 and EUROSENSORS XXXIII. IEEE, p. 350-353 4 p. 8808556. (2019 20th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems & Eurosensors XXXIII (TRANSDUCERS & EUROSENSORS XXXIII)).

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    Multiphysics vibration FE model of piezoelectric macro fibre composite on carbon fibre composite structures

    Jia, Y., Wei, X., Xu, L., Wang, C., Lian, P., Xue, S., Al-Saadi, A. & Shi, Y., 15 Mar 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 161, p. 376-385 10 p.

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    Preliminary study of regulation technology of wind field distribution on QTT site based on test of equivalent wind field

    Translated title of the contribution: Preliminary Study of Regulation Technology of Wind Field Distribution on QTT Site Based on Test of Equivalent Wind FieldWang, C., Wang, X., Xu, Q., Wang, N., Zheng, Y., Du, B., Lian, P., Xue, S., Duan, Y., Yan, Y., Shi, Y. & Jia, Y., 1 Jan 2019, In : SCIENTIA SINICA Physica, Mechanica & Astronomica. 49, 9, 099515.

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    Structural health monitoring for woven fabric CFRP laminates

    Al-Saadi, A., Meredith, J., Swait, T., Curiel-Sosa, J., Jia, Y. & Hayes, S., 1 Oct 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 174, 107048.

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    Surface Adjustment Strategy for a Large Radio Telescope with Adjustable Dual Reflectors

    Lian, P., Wang, C., Xue, S., Xu, Q., Shi, Y., Jia, Y., Xiang, B., Wang, Y. & Yan, Y., 18 Dec 2019, In : IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation. 13, 15, p. 2669-2677 9 p.

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    The diagnostic analysis of the fault coupling effects in planet bearing

    Xue, S., Wang, C., Howard, I., Lian, P., Chen, G., Wang, Y., Yan, Y., Xu, Q., Shi, Y., Jia, Y., Zheng, Y. & Wang, N., 9 Nov 2019, In : Engineering Failure Analysis. 104266.

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    Vibration energy harvesting of multifunctional carbon fibre composite laminate structures

    Al-Saadi, A., Shi, Y., Pan, L., Tao, J. & Jia, Y., 7 Jul 2019, In : Composites Science and Technology. 178, p. 1-10 10 p.

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    基于角度传感器的大口径射电望远镜面板实时位置计算方法

    Translated title of the contribution: Real-time position calculation method for large-diameter radio telescope panel using angle sensor Wang, C., Lei, T., Yan, Y., Xu, Q., Wang, N., Zheng, Y., Du, B., Lian, P., Xue, S., Duan, Y., Shi, Y. & Jia, Y., 18 Jun 2019, In : SCIENTIA SINICA Physica, Mechanica & Astronomica. 49, 9, 099506.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2018

    A micromachined device describing over a hundred orders of parametric resonance

    Jia, Y., Du, S., Arroyo, E. & Seshia, A. A., 24 Apr 2018, In : Applied Physics Letters. 112, 171901.

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    An analytical and numerical study of magnetic spring suspension and energy recovery mechanism

    Jia, Y., Li, S. & Shi, Y., 12 Nov 2018, In : Energies. 11, 11, 3126.

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    A Passive Design Scheme to Increase the Rectified Power of Piezoelectric Energy Harvesters

    Du, S., Jia, Y., Zhao, C., Amaratunga, G. A. J. & Seshia, A. A., 1 May 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. 65, 9, p. 7095 7105 p.

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    Autoparametric resonance in a piezoelectric MEMS vibration energy harvester

    Jia, Y., Du, S., Arroyo, E. & Seshia, A. A., 26 Apr 2018, In : 2018 IEEE Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS).

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    Energy neutral operation of vibration energy-harvesting sensor networks for bridge applications

    Gaglione, A., Rodenas-Herraiz, D., Jia, Y., Nawaz, S., Arroyo, E., Mascolo, C., Soga, K. & Seshia, A. A., 16 Feb 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks: EWSN 2018, Madrid, Spain, February 14-16, 2018. ACM, 12 p.

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    Evidence for the perception of time distortion during episodes of Alice in wonderland syndrome

    Jia, Y. & Miao, Y., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 206, 6, p. 473-475 3 p.

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    Feasibility of vibration energy harvesting powered wireless tracking of falcons in flight

    Snowdon, M. M., Horne, J., Gyr, B. & Jia, Y., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1052, 1, 012049.

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    Interdigitated cantilever array topology for low frequency MEMS vibration energy harvesting

    Jia, Y., Arroyo, E., Du, S. & Seshia, A. A., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1052, 1, 012097.

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    Multi-modal shear wave de-icing using fibre piezoelectric actuator on composite for aircraft wings

    Shi, Y. & Jia, Y., 15 Oct 2018, In : IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics. 23, 5, p. 2090 2098 p.

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    Oscillators with Nonpolar Magnetic Repulsion System and its Use in Rotary Nonresonant and Resonant Kinetic Energy Harvesters

    Kurmann, L. & Jia, Y., 31 Jul 2018, In : IOSR Journal of Applied Physics. 10, 4, p. 57-76

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    Real world assessment of an auto-parametric electromagnetic vibration energy harvester

    Jia, Y., Yan, J., Du, S., Feng, T., Fidler, P., Middleton, C., Soga, K. & Seshia, A. A., 1 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures. 29, 7, p. 1481-1499

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    Rectified Output Power Analysis of Piezoelectric Energy Harvester Arrays under Noisy Excitation

    Du, S., Jia, Y., Arroyo, E. & Seshia, A. A., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1052, 1, 012108.

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    Using artificial gravity loaded nonlinear oscillators to harvest vibration within high g rotational systems

    Horne, J., Snowdon, M. M. & Jia, Y., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1052, 1, 012096.

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    2017

    An Efficient Inductorless Dynamically Configured Interface Circuit for Piezoelectric Vibration Energy Harvesting

    Du, S., Jia, Y. & Seshia, A. A., 2 Feb 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. 32, 5, p. 3595-3609

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    A new electrode design method in piezoelectric vibration energy harvesters to maximize output power

    Du, S., Jia, Y., Chen, S-T., Zhao, C., Sun, B., Arroyo, E. & Seshia, A. A., 15 Aug 2017, In : Sensors and Actuators A : physical. 263, p. 693-701

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    Experimental and theoretical study of a piezoelectric vibration energy harvester under high temperature

    Arroyo, E., Jia, Y., Du, S., Chen, S-T. & Seshia, A. A., 1 Aug 2017, In : Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 26, 6, p. 1216-1225

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    Real world evaluation of a self-startup SSHI rectifier for piezoelectric vibration energy harvesting

    Du, S., Jia, Y., Zhao, C., Chen, S-T. & Seshia, A. A., 1 Sep 2017, In : Sensors and Actuators A : physical. 264, p. 180-187

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    Shock reliability enhancement for MEMS vibration energy harvesters with nonlinear air damping as a soft stopper

    Chen, S-T., Du, S., Arroyo, E., Jia, Y. & Seshia, A. A., 20 Sep 2017, In : Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 27, 10, 104003.

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    2016

    An Efficient SSHI Interface with Increased Input Range for Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting Under Variable Conditions

    Du, S., Jia, Y. & Seshia, A. A., 29 Oct 2016, In : IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits. 51, 11, p. 2729-2742

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    Bridge structural monitoring through a vibration energy harvesting wireless sensor network

    Gaglione, A., Rodenas-Herraiz, D., Jia, Y., Nawaz, S., Mascolo, C., Soga, K. & Seshia, A. A., 16 Nov 2016, BuildSys '16 Proceedings of the 3rd ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Built Environments. ACM, p. 237-238

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Connection Configurations to Increase Operational Range and Output Power of Piezoelectric MEMS Vibration Energy Harvesters

    Du, S., Chen, S-T., Jia, Y., Arroyo, E. & Seshia, A. A., 6 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 773, 1, 012063.

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    Eight parametric resonances in a multi-frequency wideband MEMS piezoelectric vibration energy harvester

    Jia, Y., Du, S. & Seshia, A. A., 29 Feb 2016, 2016 IEEE 29th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS). IEEE

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    Five topologies of cantilever-based MEMS piezoelectric vibration energy harvesters: a numerical and experimental comparison

    Jia, Y. & Seshia, A. A., 1 Dec 2016, In : Microsystem Technologies. 22, 12, p. 2841-2852

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    High temperature performance of a piezoelectric micro cantilever for vibration energy harvesting

    Arroyo, E., Jia, Y., Du, S., Chen, S-T. & Seshia, A. A., 6 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 773, 1, 012001.

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    Magnetically Levitated Autoparametric Broadband Vibration Energy Harvesting

    Kurmann, L., Jia, Y., Manoli, Y. & Woias, P., 6 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 773, 1, 012006.

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    Micromachined cantilevers-on-membrane topology for broadband vibration energy harvesting

    Jia, Y., Du, S. & Seshia, A. A., 17 Oct 2016, In : Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 26, 12, 124007.

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    Rotary bistable and Parametrically Excited Vibration Energy Harvesting

    Kurmann, L., Jia, Y., Hoffmann, D., Manoli, Y. & Woias, P., 6 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 773, 1, 012007.

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    Twenty-Eight Orders of Parametric Resonance in a Microelectromechanical Device for Multi-band Vibration Energy Harvesting

    Jia, Y., Du, S. & Seshia, A. A., 22 Jul 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 30167.

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    Utilising Nonlinear Air Damping as a Soft Mechanical Stopper for MEMS Vibration Energy Harvesting

    Chen, S-T., Du, S., Arroyo, E., Jia, Y. & Seshia, A. A., 6 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 773, 1, 012098.

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    2015

    A Hybrid Vibration Powered Microelectromechanical Strain Gauge

    Jia, Y., Do, C. D., Zou, X. & Seshia, A. A., 16 Sep 2015, In : IEEE Sensors Journal. 16, 1, p. 235-241

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