Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Computing

Research Output 1975 2017

2017

3C-SiC material parameters for accurate TCAD modeling and simulation

Arvanitopoulos, A., Perkins, S., Gyftakis, K. N., Antoniou, M. & Lophitis, N. May 2017 The 10th International Conference on Silicon Epitaxy and Heterostructures: ICSI-10. p. 115-116 2 p.

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

Silicon carbide
Computer aided design
Gallium nitride
Electronics industry
Power electronics

A Case Study on the Parametric Occurrence of Multiple Steady States

Bradford, R., Davenport, J. H., England, M., Errami, H., Gerdt, V., Grigoriev, D., Hoyt, C., Kosta, M., Radulescu, O., Sturm, T. & Weber, A. 25 Jul 2017 Proceedings of the 42nd International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation: ISSAC '17. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 45-52 8 p.

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

Model
Protein kinase
Biological networks
Symbolic computation
Numerics

Accurate Virtual Sensing of Vertical Tire Forces for Enhanced Handling Dynamics

Kanarachos, S., Acosta, M. & Fitzpatrick, M. 2017 Accurate Virtual Sensing of Vertical Tire Forces for Enhanced Handling Dynamics.

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

sensor
tire
road
deflection
damping

A comprensive Comparison of the Static Performance of Commercial GaN-on-Si Devices

Perkins, S., Arvanitopoulos, A., Gyftakis, K. N. & Lophitis, N. 29 Jul 2017 The 5th IEEE Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices and Applications (WiPDA 2017). Vol. (in press), p. (in press)

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

Silicon
Gallium nitride
MOSFET devices
High electron mobility transistors
Thermal conductivity

A conformal boundary for space-times based on light-like geodesics: the 3-dimensional case

Bautista, A., Ibort, A., Lafuente, J. & Low, R. 2017 In : Journal of Mathematical Physics. In press

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Space-time
Geodesic
Half line
Physics
Invariant

Adaptability research on phase change materials based technologies in China

Zeng, C., Liu, S. & Shukla, A. 25 Jan 2017 In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 73, June 2017, p. 145–158

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phase change materials
Energy storage
Thermal energy
Energy efficiency
Latent heat

Additive process for patterned metallized conductive tracks on cotton with applications in smart textiles

Wills, K. A., Krzyzak, K., Bush, J., Ashayer-Soltani, R., Graves, J. E., Hunt, C. & Cobley, A. J. 19 Jun 2017 In : The Journal of the Textile Institute. (in press), p. (in press) 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plating
Cotton
Catalysts
Textiles
Copper

Advanced design, analysis, and implementation of pervasive and smart collaborative systems enabled with knowledge modelling and big data analytics

Trappey, A. J. C., Elgh, F., Hartmann, T., James, A., Stjepandic, J., Trappey, C. V. & Wognum, N. 4 Feb 2017 In : Advanced Engineering Informatics. (in press)

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Big data

Advances in Combining Intelligent Methods

Hatzilygeroudis, I. (ed.), Palade, V. (ed.) & Prentzas, J. (ed.) 2017 Switzerland: Springer Verlag.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or Edited Book

Aerodynamics Assessment Using Cfd For A Low Drag Shell Eco-Marathon Car

Abdelfatah, E. & Oran, E. 2017 In : Journal of Thermal Engineering. 2017, Special issue 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aerodynamics
drag
automobile
shell

A fuzzy-based evaluation of financial risks in build-own-operate-transfer water supply projects

Ameyaw, E. E., Chan PC, A., Owusu-Manu, D-G., David, E. J. & Dartey, F. 26 Apr 2017 In : Journal of Infrastructure Systems. (in press), p. (in press)

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Desalination
Seawater
Water supply
Water
Risk management

A fuzzy computational model of emotion for cloud based sentiment analysis

Karyotis, C., Doctor, F., Iqbal, R., James, A. & Chang, V. 10 Feb 2017 In : Information Sciences. (in press)

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning systems
Experiments
Application programming interfaces (API)
Fuzzy logic
Computer systems

A Hybrid Hierarchical Rally Driver Model for Autonomous Vehicle Agile

Kanarachos, S., Acosta, M. & Fitzpatrick, M. 26 Jul 2017 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Collision avoidance
Motion planning
Hybrid systems
System stability
Controllers

A hybrid prognostic methodology for tidal turbine gearboxes

Elasha, F., Mba, D., Teixeira, J. A., Masters, I. & Togneri, M. 24 Jul 2017 In : Renewable Energy. 114, B, p. 1051-1061 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Turbines
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Wind turbines
Momentum

Air Void Characteristics of AER-TECH Novel Material

Dan-Jumbo, F., Saidani, M., George, S. & Olubanwo, A. Jul 2017 In : International Journal of Advanced Research in Engineering and Technology (IJARET). 8, 4, p. 28-34 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glass fibers
Air
Compressive strength
Foams
Microscopic examination

All in all it is just a judgement call

Brady, G., Lowe, P., Brown, G., Osmond, J. & Newman, M. 4 Jul 2017 In : Journal of Youth Studies. (in press), p. (in press) 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

people
understanding
activity
education
assault

A method of demand-driven and data-centric Web service configuration for flexible business process implementation

Xu, B., Xu, L. D., Fei, X., Jiang, L., Cai, H. & Wang, S. 2017 In : Enterprise Information Systems. (In Press)

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry
Web services
Cloud computing
Encapsulation
Logistics

A model for mono- and multi-component droplet heating and evaporation and its implementation into ANSYS Fluent

Poulton, L., Rybdylova, O., Sazhin, S. S., Qubeissi, M., Crua, C. & Elwardany, A. E. 12 Sep 2017 ILASS2017 - 28th European Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems. Polytechnic University of Valencia

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

Evaporation
Heating
Acetone
Ethanol
Heat transfer
Residual stresses
Fatigue crack propagation
Crack propagation
Welds
Microstructure

A Multi-Gigabit/sec Integrated Multiple Input Multiple Output VLC Demonstrator

Rajbhandari, S., Jalajakumari, A. V. N., Chun, H., Faulkner, G., Cameron, K., Henderson, R., Tsonev, D., Haas, H., Xie, E., McKendry, J. J. D., Herrnsdorf, J., Ferreira, R., Gu, E., Dawson, M. D. & O’Brien, D. 17 Apr 2017 In : Journal of Lightwave Technology. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visible light communication
Light emitting diodes
Semiconductor materials
Oxides
Metals

Analysis of impact of uncertainty in global production networks’ parameters

Petrovic, D. & Niknejad, A. Sep 2017 In : Computers & Industrial Engineering. 111, p. 228-238 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industrial engineering
Risk analysis
Linguistics
Quality control
1 Citations
Residual stresses
Lasers
Shot peening
Compressive stress
Welds

An Application of the Coherent Noise Model for the Prediction of Aftershock Magnitude Time Series

Christopoulos, S-R. G. & Sarlis, N. V. 20 Feb 2017 In : Complexity. 2017, 6853892

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aftershock
time series
earthquake
prediction
centroid moment tensor
1 Citations

An Arctic and Subarctic Ostracode Database: Biogeographic and paleoceanographic applications

Wood, A. Feb 2017 In : Hydrobiologia. p. 59-95 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ostracod
shell
sediment
submarine ridge
subarctic region
garden
land use
food
angiosperm
vegetable

A new entropy based approach for robust optimization (application for passenger safety)

Kayvantash, K. & Bastien, C. 1 May 2017

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Entropy
Optimal systems

A New Space Vector Approach to Detect Stator Faults in Induction Motors

Gyftakis, K. & Cardoso, A. J. M. 2 Mar 2017 IEEE WEMDCD 2017. IEEE, Vol. (in press), p. (in press) 6 p.

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

Induction motors
Vector spaces
Stators
Condition monitoring
Health
Induction motors
Finite element method
Marketing
Servers
Iron

An intelligent framework for emotion aware e-healthcare support systems

Doctor, F., Karyotis, C., Iqbal, R. & James, A. 9 Feb 2017 2016 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, SSCI 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 9 p. 7850044

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

Health care
Health
Fuzzy logic
Quality of service
Feedback

An Intelligent Well-being Monitoring System for Residents in Extra Care Homes

Jing, Y., Eastwood, M., Tan, B., Konios, A., Hamid, A. & Collinson, M. 23 Apr 2017

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Monitoring
Sensors
Learning systems

An investigation into the implementation of Building Information Modeling in the Middle East

Gerges, M., Austin, S., Mayouf, M., Ahiakwo, O., Jaeger, M., Saad, A. & Gohary, T-E. Jan 2017 In : Journal of Information Technology in Construction. 22, January, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

engineering
construction industry
stakeholder
modeling

An Overview of Infrared Remote Sensing of Volcanic Activity

Blackett, M. 12 Apr 2017 In : Journal of Imaging. 3, 2, 24 p., 13

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

sensor
remote sensing
history
hydrodynamics
coefficients
Denmark
estimating
profiles

Arabic Language Sentiment Analysis on Health Services

Alayba, A., Palade, V., England, M. & Iqbal, R. 2017 Proc. 1st International Workshop on Arabic Script Analysis and Recognition. 6 p.

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

Health
Learning systems
Neural networks
Learning algorithms
Support vector machines
6 Citations

A review of gallium nitride LEDs for multi-gigabit-per-second visible light data communications

Rajbhandari, S., McKendry, J. J. D., Herrnsdorf, J., Chun, H., Faulkner, G., Haas, H., Watson, I. M., O'Brien, D. & Dawson, M. D. 4 Jan 2017 In : Semiconductor Science and Technology. 32, 2, 023001

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visible light communication
Gallium nitride
Light emitting diodes
Communication
Availability

A saturated red color converter for visible light communication using a blend of star-shaped organic semiconductors

Sajjad, M. T., Manousiadis, P. P., Orofino, C., Kanibolotsky, A. L., Findlay, N. J., Rajbhandari, S., Vithanage, D. A., Chun, H., Faulkner, G., O'Brien, D. C., Skabara, P. J., Turnbull, G. A. & Samuel, I. 6 Jan 2017 In : Applied Physics Letters. 110, 013302

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Color
Phosphors
Visible light communication
Semiconducting organic compounds
Stars
SPOT
Landsat
pixel
land cover
land use
Solar collectors
Turbulence models
Energy efficiency
Heat transfer
Air

A Study Into The Kinematic Response For Unbelted Human Occupants During Emergency Braking

Bastien, C., Blundell, M. & Neal-Sturgess, C. 22 Mar 2017 In : International Journal of Crashworthiness. p. (in press)

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kinematics
Braking
Active safety systems
Collision avoidance
Kinetic energy
Water
Critical success factors
Water supply
Developing countries
Public sector

Attitudes toward UAV integration into the National Airspace System

Richards, D. & Edgell, S. Jun 2017 17th AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration, and Operations Conference. Aerospace Research Central, 8 p.

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

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
Aircraft
Air
Human engineering
Controllers

A universal model for predicting the effective shear modulus of two-dimensional porous materials

Guo, Z., Wang, L., Chen, Y., Zheng, L., Yang, Z. & Dong, L. 1 Jul 2017 In : Mechanics of Materials. 110, p. 59-67 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porosity
Porous materials
Elastic moduli
Poisson ratio

Automotive Magneto-Rheological Dampers: Modelling and Parameter Identification using contrast-based Fruit Fly Optimisation

Kanarachos, S., Savitski, D., Lagaros, N. & Fitzpatrick, M. 3 Aug 2017 In : Soft Computing. (in press), p. (in press) 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fruits
Automotive industry
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Sensitivity analysis
Identification (control systems)

A Virtual Sensor for Integral Tire Force Estimation using Tire Model-Less Approaches and Adaptive Unscented Kalman Filter

Kanarachos, S., Acosta, M. & Fitzpatrick, M. 26 Jul 2017 p. (in press) 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Tires
Kalman filters
Axles
Sensors
State estimation

Barriers affecting the adoption of green building technologies

Chan PC, A., Darko, A., Ameyaw, E. E. & Owusu-Manu, D-G. May 2017 In : Journal of Management in Engineering. 33, 3, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Factor analysis
Construction industry
Costs
Industry

Bearing signal separation enhancement with application to helicopter transmission system

Elasha, F., Greaves, M. & Mba, D. 24 Jan 2017 In : Journal of Aerospace Engineering. (in press)

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Fault detection
Vehicle transmissions
Helicopters
Signal processing

Bearing Signal Separation of Commercial Helicopter Main Gearbox

Elasha, F., Greaves, M. & Mba, D. 2 Mar 2017 In : Procedia CIRP. 59, p. 111-115 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Fault detection
Helicopters
Gears
Machine tools

Biofuels and Bioenergy (BICE2016): International Conference, Bhopal, India, 23-25 February 2016

Shukla, A. 2017 1 ed. Springer. 328 p. (Springer Proceedings in Energy)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or Edited Book

Biofuels
Agricultural wastes
Biogas
Electrical engineering
Economic analysis

Breakdown Resistance Analysis of Traction Motor Winding Insulation under Thermal Ageing

Gyftakis, K. N., Panagiotou, P., Lophitis, N., Howey, D. A. & McCulloch, M. D. 2017

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Insulation
Traction motors
Thermal stress
Electric properties
Thin films