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2019

A Deep Reinforcement Learning Agent for Traffic Intersection Control Optimization

Garg, D., Chli, M. & Vogiatzis, G., 28 Nov 2019, 2019 IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference, ITSC 2019. IEEE, p. 4222-4229 8 p. 8917361

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

traffic control
Reinforcement learning
reinforcement
intersections
learning

A Domestic Operational Rating for UK homes:Concept, Formulation and Application

Lomas, K., Beizaee, A., Allinson, D., Haines, V., Beckhelling, J., Loveday, D., Porritt, S., Mallaband, B. & Morton, A., 15 Oct 2019, In : Energy and Buildings. 201, p. 90-117 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Smart meters
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Internet
Gases

Adoption of smart TV in UK and the moderating role of viewer classification

Gholami, R., Shirazi, F. & Arnold, D., 1 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Information Systems in the Service Sector. 11, 1, 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Consumer behavior
Communication
Industry
Online survey
Customer perception

A Dual-Window DC Bus Interacting Method for DC Microgrids Hierarchical Control Scheme

Li, F., Lin, Z., Qian, Z., Wu, J. & Jiang, W., 20 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Telecommunication links
Voltage control
Control systems
Electric potential

Adult cognitive outcomes in phenylketonuria: explaining causes of variability beyond average Phe levels

Romani, C., Manti, F., Nardecchia, F., Valentini, F., Fallarino, N., Carducci, C., De Leo, S., MacDonald, A., Palermo, L. & Leuzzi, V., 28 Nov 2019, In : Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases. 14, 1, 273.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Phenylketonurias
Guidelines
Aptitude
Cognition
Diet

Advanced Uncertainty Calculation Method for Converter-Fed Motor Loss Determining

Karkkainen, H., Aarniovuori, L., Niemela, M. & Pyrhonen, J., 5 Aug 2019, 2019 IEEE International Electric Machines and Drives Conference, IEMDC 2019. IEEE, p. 1551-1558 8 p. 8785093

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

Induction motors
Uncertainty

A dynamic network DEA model for accounting and financial indicators: A case of efficiency in MENA banking

Wanke, P., Abul Kalam Azad, M., Emrouznejad, A. & Antunes, J., 1 May 2019, In : International Review of Economics & Finance. 61, p. 52-68 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
DEA model
Network dynamics
Banking
Middle East and North Africa
Financial indicators

Affect and Belonging in Contemporary Spanish Fiction and Film. Crossroads Visions, Jesse Barker (2017)

Medina, R., 1 Mar 2019, In : Studies in Spanish & Latin American Cinemas. 16, 1, p. 128-129

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

A Fiscal Model for Political Cosovereignty? How the Economic Agreement Has Shaped the Territorial Ambitions of Basque Nationalists

Gray, C., 19 Feb 2019, International Perspectives on Fiscal Federalism: The Basque Tax System. Martínez, G. & Irujo, X. (eds.). Reno, Nevada (US), Vol. Basque Politics Series No. 15. p. 137-156 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File

Afraid of what? Why Islamist terrorism and the Catalan independence question became conflated in representations of the 2017 Barcelona attacks

Gray, C., 2 Sep 2019, In : Bulletin of Spanish Studies. 96, 7, p. 1113-1133 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

terrorism
referendum
police
group cohesion
politician

A Frontier-based System of Incentives for Units in Organisations with Varying Degrees of Decentralisation

Afsharian, M., Ahn, H. & Thanassoulis, E., 16 May 2019, In : European Journal of Operational Research. 275, 1, p. 224-237 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decentralization
Incentives
Data envelopment analysis
Unit
Benchmarking

Afterword: Why are Orthodox Churches Prone to Political Mobilization Today?

Leustean, L. N., Nov 2019, Orthodox Churches and Politics in Southeastern Europe: Nationalism, Conservativism, and Intolerance. Ramet, S. P. (ed.). Basingstoke, p. 249-55 6 p. (Palgrave Studies in Religion, Politics, and Policy).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

A full investigation of the directional congestion in data envelopment analysis

Khezri, S., Dehnokhalaji, A. & Hosseinzadeh Lotfi, F., 18 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : RAIRO - operations research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Data envelopment analysis
Data Envelopment Analysis
Congestion
Decision making
Output

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Energy harvesting
Capacitors
Switches
Electrodes
Electric charge

A Fully Probabilistic Decentralised Control Design for Complex Stochastic Systems

Herzallah, R., 19 Jul 2019, 2019 IEEE 15th International Conference on Control and Automation, ICCA 2019. IEEE, p. 806-811 6 p. 8899646. (IEEE International Conference on Control and Automation, ICCA; vol. 2019-July).

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

File
Decentralized control
Stochastic systems
Chaos theory
Controllers
Communication

A future, but at what cost? Cuba and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s quest for sustainable development

Panichelli Batalla, S. & Grzelczyk, V., 3 Jun 2019, In : Third World Quarterly. 40, 6, p. 1163-1183 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
sanction
Cuba
sustainable development
sustainability
education
Loneliness
Quality of Life
Retirement

'A half-remembered quality': Experiencing disorientation and claustrophobia in The Goldfinch

Harrison, C., 30 Jun 2019, Cognitive Linguistic Approaches to Text and Discourse: From Politics to Poetics. Hart, C. (ed.). Edinburgh University Press

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

holistic approach
community
Subtitles
Subtitling
Reception

A hybrid approach for paraphrase identification based on knowledge-enriched semantic heuristics

Mohamed, M. & Oussalah, M., 16 Apr 2019, In : Language Resources and Evaluation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
heuristics
semantics
Wikipedia
search engine
Paraphrase

A hybrid egalitarian bargaining game-DEA and sustainable network design approach for evaluating, selecting and scheduling urban road construction projects

Mahmoudi, R., Shetab-Boushehri, S. N., Hejazi, S. R., Emrouznejad, A. & Rajabi, P., 1 Oct 2019, In : Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review. 130, p. 161-183 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

road construction
Road construction
Data envelopment analysis
scheduling
data analysis

AI in Smart Cities Development: A Perspective of Strategic Risk Management

Rodriguez, E. & Edwards, J., 31 Oct 2019, Proceedings of the European Conference on the Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics ECIAIR 2019. Griffiths, P. & Nowshade Kabir, M. (eds.). Reading, UK: Academic Conferences and Publishing International, p. 277-286

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

Risk management
Artificial intelligence
Crime
Websites
Accidents

Air dryer using waste heat of HVAC systems – Code development and experimental validation

Ramadan, M., Murr, R., Khaled, M. & Olabi, A. G., 25 Jan 2019, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 147, p. 302-311 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Driers (materials)
Waste heat
Air
Refrigeration
Air conditioning

A large source of atomic chlorine from ClNO2 photolysis at a UK landfill site

Bannan, T. J., Khan, M. A. H., Breton, M. L., Priestley, M., Worrall, S. D., Bacak, A., Marsden, N., Lowe, D., Pitt, J., Allen, G., Topping, D., Coe, H., McFiggans, G., Shallcross, D. E. & Percival, C. J., 12 Aug 2019, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 46, 14, p. 8508-8516 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
landfills
photolysis
chlorine
landfill
nitryl chlorides

"Alla finfine sono daccordo": a corpus-based case study on Italian adverbial phrases grammaticalization

Busso, L. & Castelli, M., 18 Sep 2019, Computational and Corpus-Based Phraseology: Third International Conference, Europhras 2019, Malaga, Spain, September 25–27, 2019. Corpas Pastor, G. & Mitkov, R. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 11755. p. 31-45 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 11755).

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

Adverbial Phrases
Grammaticalization
Corpus-based
Spelling
Constituent

Allocating the fixed cost: an approach based on data envelopment analysis and cooperative game

Li, Y., Li, F., Emrouznejad, A., Liang, L. & Xie, Q., 15 Mar 2019, In : Annals of Operations Research. 274, 1-2, p. 373–394 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Cooperative game
Fixed costs
Data envelopment analysis
Management research
Cost allocation

All-optical pulse bursts generation from a nonlinear amplifying loop mirror

Perego, A. M., 1 Apr 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 7, p. 1734-1737 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bursts
mirrors
pulses
picosecond pulses
ablation

Alone together: how mobile devices have changed family time

Chatzitheochari, S. & Mullan, K., 12 Mar 2019

Research output: Other contributionBlog Post

Open Access
File
well-being
health
time

A method for calculating the strength of evidence associated with an earwitness’s claimed recognition of a familiar speaker

Rosas, C., Sommerhoff, J. & Morrison, G. S., 1 Nov 2019, In : Science and Justice. 59, 6, p. 585-596 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Population

A method for extracting calibrated volatility information from the FIGAERO-HR-ToF-CIMS and its experimental application

Bannan, T. J., Le Breton, M., Priestley, M., Worrall, S. D., Bacak, A., Marsden, N. A., Mehra, A., Hammes, J., Hallquist, M., Alfarra, M. R., Krieger, U. K., Reid, J. P., Jayne, J., Robinson, W., McFiggans, G., Coe, H., Percival, C. J. & Topping, D., 5 Mar 2019, In : Atmospheric Measurement Techniques. 12, 3, p. 1429-1439 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
vapor pressure
ionization
spectrometer
aerosol
filter

A Method for Identifying Cost-Efficient Practices in the Treatment of Thoracic Empyema

Thanassoulis, E., Takamura-Tweedy, A., Patel, M. & Rao, S., 16 Dec 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : British Journal of Health Care Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pleural Empyema
Costs and Cost Analysis
Inpatients
Length of Stay
Patient Admission

A Millimeter Wave based Sensor Data Broadcasting Scheme for Vehicular Communications

Chen, X., Leng, S., Tang, Z., Xiong, K. & Qiao, G., 1 Aug 2019, In : IEEE Access.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Broadcasting
Millimeter waves
Communication
Sensors
Vehicle to vehicle communications

A mixed methods analysis of clozapine errors reported to the National Reporting and Learning System

Dabba, K., Elswood, M., Ameer, A. & Maidment, I., 1 May 2019, In : Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 28, 5, p. 657-664 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clozapine
Learning
Medication Errors
Mental Health Services
Pharmacists

A mixed methods study of the management of hearing loss associated with otitis media with effusion in children with Down syndrome

Hall, A., Pryce, H., Bruce, I., Callery, P., Lakhanpaul, M. & Schilder, A., 1 Jan 2019, In : Clinical Otolaryngology. 44, 1, p. 32-38 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Otitis Media with Effusion
Down Syndrome
Hearing Loss
Decision Making
Referral and Consultation

A multipronged approach to improving the performance of international students on a business strategy module

Kerridge, C. & Simpson, C., 15 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
action research
research project
simulation
language
performance

An actor based simulation driven digital twin for analyzing complex business systems

Barat, S., Kulkarni, V., Clark, T. & Barn, B. S., 11 Dec 2019, Proceedings of the 2019 Winter Simulation Conference. 15 p.

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

Open Access
File
Industry
Costs
Open Access
File
Anaerobiosis
Cystic Fibrosis
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Virulence
Staphylococcus aureus

An Agent-Based Lattice Model for the Emergence of Anti-Microbial Resistance

Alamino, R. C., 12 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 486, 110080.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agent-based Model
Proxy
Lattice Model
antibiotic resistance
Computer Simulation

Analysis of laser radiation using the Nonlinear Fourier transform

Sugavanam, S., Kopae, M. K., Peng, J., Prilepsky, J. E. & Turitsyn, S. K., 11 Dec 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1, 5663 .

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Fourier Analysis
Laser radiation
Fourier transforms
Lasers
laser beams

Analysis of processing methods for combustion pressure measurement in a diesel engine

da Silva, M. J., de Oliveira, A. & Sodré, J. R., 1 Jul 2019, In : Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering. 41, 7, 282.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Pressure measurement
Diesel engines
Processing
Engines
Signal analysis

Analysis of SMALP co-extracted phospholipids shows distinct membrane environments for three classes of bacterial membrane protein

Teo, A. C. K., Lee, S. C., Pollock, N. L., Stroud, Z., Hall, S., Thakker, A., Pitt, A. R., Dafforn, T. R., Spickett, C. M. & Roper, D. I., 12 Feb 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 1813.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Bacterial Proteins
Phospholipids
Membrane Proteins
Lipids
Styrene

Analysis of training programmes and education schemes for skills development on marine transport

Hu, Z., Marinov, M. & Robinson, M., 10 May 2019, In : Journal of Educational Research and Review. 7, 5, p. 100-113

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
education
information management
advanced technology
statistical data
industry

Analytical Evaluation of Cellular Network Uplink Communications with Higher Order Sectorization Deployments

He, J., Guan, W., Guo, W., Liu, W. & Cheng, W., Dec 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. 68, 12, p. 12179-12189 11 p., 8827948.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Uplink
Cellular Networks
Telecommunication networks
Analytical models
Higher Order

Analytical Evaluation of High-Efficiency Induction Motor Losses

Aarniovuori, L., Lindh, P., Karkkainen, H., Niemela, M., Pyrhonen, J. & Cao, W., 5 Aug 2019, 2019 IEEE International Electric Machines and Drives Conference, IEMDC 2019. IEEE, p. 1501-1507 7 p. 8785380

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

Induction motors
Copper
Stators
Energy efficiency
Poles

Analyzing recombinant protein production in Pichia pastoris with targeted proteomics

Bill, R. M., Ulke-Lemée, A., Cartwright, S. P., Far, R., Kim, J. & MacDonald, J. A., 9 Feb 2019, Recombinant Protein Production in Yeast. Gasser, B. & Mattanovich, D. (eds.). Humana Press, Vol. 1923. p. 187-209 23 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1923).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pichia
Recombinant Proteins
Proteomics
Mass Spectrometry
Antibodies
Open Access
File
Vision Disorders
Activities of Daily Living
Quality of Life
Population
Cooking

An Architectural Framework for Quality-Driven Adaptive Continuous Experimentation

Jimenez, M., Rivera, L. F., Villegas, N. M., Tamura, G., Muller, H. A. & Bencomo, N., 29 Aug 2019, Proceedings - 2019 IEEE/ACM Joint 4th International Workshop on Rapid Continuous Software Engineering and 1st International Workshop on Data-Driven Decisions, Experimentation and Evolution, RCoSE/DDrEE 2019. IEEE, p. 20-23 4 p. 8818213

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

Design of experiments
Architectural design
Experiments
Costs
Managers

An assessment of fuel consumption and emissions from a diesel power generator converted to operate with ethanol

De Morais, A. M., De Morais Hanriot, S., De Oliveira, A., Justino, M. A. M., Valente, O. S. & Sodré, J. R., 1 Oct 2019, In : Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments. 35, p. 291-297 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Otto cycle
Fuel consumption
Ethanol
Nitrogen oxides
Carbon monoxide

An Efficient Approach for Geo-Multimedia Cross-Modal Retrieval

Zhu, L., Long, J., Zhang, C., Yu, W., Yuan, X. & Sun, L., 9 Sep 2019, In : IEEE Access. 7, p. 180571-180589 19 p., 8827517.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Semantics
Internet
Location based services
Feature extraction