Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Computing

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2018

Application of thermal remote sensing to the observation of natural hazards

Blackett, M. 21 Mar 2018 Natural Hazards: Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Landslides. Singh, R. & Bartless, D. (eds.). CRC Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Machine Learning for Mathematical Software

England, M. 14 Jul 2018 Mathematical Software : Proceedings of the International Congress on Mathematical Software (ICMS 2018). Davenport, J. H., Kauers, M., Labahn, G. & Urban, J. (eds.). Springer, p. 165-174 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 10931)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Learning systems
Algebra
Support vector machines
1 Citations

Monte Carlo methods for massively parallel computers

Weigel, M. 1 Jan 2018 Order, disorder and criticality. Holovatch, Y. (ed.). Singapore: World Scientific, Vol. 5, p. 271-340 70 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

parallel computers
Monte Carlo method
simulation
random numbers
Markov chains

Optimized Vehicle Dynamics Virtual Sensing using Metaheuristic Optimization and Unscented Kalman Filter

Acosta, M. & Kanarachos, S. 1 Apr 2018 (Accepted/In press) Computational Methods in Applied Sciences. Springer Verlag, Vol. (in press), p. (in press)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Renewable Energy in Africa: Policies, Sustainability and Affordability

Ifelebuegu, A. & Ojo, P. Mar 2018 (Accepted/In press) Energy in Africa: Policy, Management and Sustainability. Adesola, S. & Brennan, F. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan UK, p. 199 - 221 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sustainable development
Renewable energy resources
Geothermal energy
Solar energy
Wind power

Research impacts of humanitarian engineering for society, with society

Tran, A. L. H. 2018 (In preparation) On My Own: Impact and the ECR.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Robust output tracking control for Van der Pol oscillator: A sliding-mode differentiator approach

Ahmed, H., Ríos, H., Ayalew, B. & Wang, Y. 16 Aug 2018 American Control Conference (ACC-2018). IEEE

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Controllers
Feedback
Computer simulation

TCAD device modelling and simulation of wide bandgap power semiconductors

Lophitis, N., Arvanitopoulos, A., Perkins, S. & Antoniou, M. 12 Sep 2018 Disruptive Wide Bandgap Semiconductors, Related Technologies, and their Applications. Kumar Sharma, Y. (ed.). InTech – Open Access Publisher, p. 17-44 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
computer aided design
gallium nitrides
silicon carbides
simulation
diamonds
1 Citations

TheoryGuru: A Mathematica Package to Apply Quantifier Elimination Technology to Economics

Mulligan, C., Davenport, J. H. & England, M. 14 Jul 2018 Mathematical Software: Proceedings of the International Congress on Mathematical Software (ICMS 2018). Springer, p. 369-378 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 10931)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Economics
Functionality
Economists
Social sciences
Costs

Vehicle Dynamics Virtual Sensing Using Unscented Kalman Filter: Simulations and Experiments in a Driver-in-the-loop setup

Acosta, M., Kanarachos, S. & Fitzpatrick, M. 1 Apr 2018 (Accepted/In press) Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering. Springer Verlag, Vol. (In-Press)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017

A Case Study of University Involvement in Community-Based Reconstruction: The Coventry University Model

Chen, Y-F. 2017 Community-Based Reconstruction of Society. Hokugo, A. & Kaneko, Y. (eds.). Springer, p. 61-66 6 p.

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1 Citations

A comparative study of helicopter planetary bearing diagnosis with vibration and acoustic emission data

Zhou, L., Duan, F., Mba, D. & Faris, E. 31 Jul 2017 2017 IEEE International Conference on Prognostics and Health Management, ICPHM 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 246-251 6 p. (2017 IEEE International Conference on Prognostics and Health Management, ICPHM 2017)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bearings (structural)
Acoustic emissions
Helicopters
Vibrations (mechanical)
Defects

An Assessment of Lightweight Vehicles to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions with Focus on Magnesium

Kulkarni, S. & Sodre, J. R. 13 Sep 2017 Thoughts and Refections on the use of Magnesium. Neighbour, G. & Oraifige, I. (eds.). 1 ed. Birmingham City University, Vol. 1, p. 84-91 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Applications of SuDS Techniques in Harvesting Stormwater for Landscape Irrigation Purposes: Issues and Considerations

Shuttleworth, A. B., Nnadi, E., Mbanaso, F., Coupe, S., Voeten, J. G. W. F. & Newman, A. 1 Mar 2017 Current Perspective on Irrigation and Drainage. InTech

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
stormwater
irrigation
drainage
best management practice
amenity
1 Citations

Biomolecular implementation of nonlinear system theoretic operators

Foo, M., Sawlekar, R., Kim, J., Bates, D. G., Stan, G. B. & Kulkarni, V. 6 Jan 2017 2016 European Control Conference, ECC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1824-1831 8 p. (2016 European Control Conference, ECC 2016)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Nonlinear systems
Chemical reactions
Rational functions
Drug delivery
Catalysis

Can We Reach Pareto Optimal Outcomes Using Bottom-Up Approaches?

Sanchez-Anguix, V., Aydogan, R., Baarslag, T. & Jonker, C. M. 21 Apr 2017 Conflict Resolution in Decision Making: Second International Workshop, COREDEMA 2016, The Hague, The Netherlands, August 29-30, 2016, Revised Selected Papers. Aydoğan, R., Baarslag, T., Gerding, E., Jonker, C. M., Julian, V. & Sanchez-Anguix, V. (eds.). 1 ed. Springer Verlag, Vol. 10238, p. 19-35 7 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Community and conflict: the case of Rwanda

MacLellan, M. 2017 (Accepted/In press) Community Engagement in Post-Disaster Recovery. Marsh, G. L. J., Ahmed, I., Mulligan, M., Donovan, J. & Barton, S. (eds.). Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Rwanda
genocide
community
reintegration
government policy
1 Citations

Consuming Rural Connections: Tracing Leeks Back to Their Roots

Kneafsey, M., Venn, L. & Bos, E. Aug 2017 Transforming the Rural: Global Processes and Local Futures . Marsden, T., Miele, M., Higgins, V., Bjørkhaug, H. & Truninger, M. (eds.). Emerald Group Publishing Limited, p. 221-243 23 p. (Research in Rural Sociology and Development; vol. 24)

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Design Concepts and Operation Principles for Smart Intra-Vaginal Health Monitoring Devices

Lewandowski, J., Chao, K-M. & Niżański, W. 9 Jan 2017 2016 IEEE 13th International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE). Guo, J., Cai, H., Fei, X., Chao, K-M. & Chung, J-Y. (eds.). IEEE, p. 151-157 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Health
Monitoring
Sensors
Animals
Smartphones

'Engaging students in research with ‘real-world’ outputs: Making an impact outside of the lecture theatre

Thorogood, J. 2017 'Shaping Higher Education with Students: Ways to Connect Research and Teaching. Standen, A., Tong, V. & Sotiriou, M. (eds.). UCL Press, p. 222-223 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

15 Citations

Ethanol blends in spark ignition engines: RON, octane-added value, cooling effect, compression ratio, and potential engine efficiency gain

Wang, C., Zeraati-Rezaei, S., Xiang, L. & Xu, H. 1 Apr 2017 Applied Energy. Elsevier, Vol. 191, p. 603-619 17 p. (Applied Energy; vol. 191)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Compression ratio (machinery)
Antiknock rating
Internal combustion engines
Ethanol
Engines

Flight Training

Huddlestone, J. & Harris, D. 11 Jul 2017 Simulators for Transportation Human Factors: Research and Practice. Young, M. & Lenne, M. (eds.). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, p. 203-232 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

How the Chinese government responded to the Wenchuan Earthquake

Chen, Y-F. 2017 Community Engagement in Post Disaster Recovery. Marsh, G., Ahmed, I., Mulligan, M., Donovan, J. & Barton, S. (eds.). Routledge, p. 55-65 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Knowledge sharing as a driver of competitive advantage: two cases from the field

Garcia-Perez, A., Cegarra-Navarro, J. G. & Jahantab, M. M. 27 Nov 2017 Knowledge Management in the Sharing Economy: Cross-Sectoral Insights into the Future of Competitive Advantage. Vătămănescu, E-M. & Pînzaru, F. (eds.). Springer Verlag, Vol. 6

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Competitive advantage
Knowledge sharing
Decision maker
Competitiveness
Socio-economics
1 Citations

Performance evaluation of Receiver Directed Transmission protocol with a single transceiver in MANETs

Mirza , N. S., Abdelshafy, M. & King, P. J. B. 4 May 2017 2017 Wireless Days . IEEE, p. 241-244 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Transceivers
Network protocols
Interfaces (computer)
Synchronization
Wireless ad hoc networks

Post-disaster reconstruction strategies: a case study in Taiwan

Chen, Y-F. 2017 Climate Hazard Crises in Asian Societies and Environments. Sternberg, T. (ed.). Oxon: Routledge, p. 11-33 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

disaster
Taiwan
reconstruction
housing project
disaster management

Prior elicitation and evaluation of imprecise judgements for bayesian analysis of system reliability

Daneshkhah, A., Hosseinian-Far, A., Sedighi, T. & Farsi, M. 1 Jan 2017 Strategic Engineering for Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics. Springer International Publishing, p. 63-79 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Probability density function
Engineers
Uncertainty
Evaluation
System reliability

Promoting healthy adolescent lifestyles through serious games: Enacting a multidisciplinary approach

Dunwell, I., Condon, L., Bul, K., Lang, A., Atkinson, S., Coulson, N. & Collins, E. 4 Mar 2017 Promoting Healthy Adolescent Lifestyles Through Serious Games: Enacting a Multidisciplinary Approach. Ma, M. & Oikonomou, A. (eds.). Cham: Springer, p. 323-348 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Life Style
Game Theory
Practice Guidelines
Health Personnel
Habits

Resources and Practical Factors in Smart Home and City

Tan, B. 20 Sep 2017 From Internet of Things to Smart Cities: Enabling Technologies. Sun, H., Wang, C. & Ahmad, B. I. (eds.). CRC Press, (Chapman & Hall/CRC Computer and Information Science Series)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Communication
Economics
Carbon
Internet of things
Machine-to-machine communication

Seeded Planetary Bearing Fault in a Helicopter Gearbox—A Case Study

Zhou, L., Duan, F., Faris, E. & Mba, D. 25 Nov 2017 Proceedings of the 7th Conference on Design and Modeling of Mechanical Systems, CMSM'2017, March 27–29, Hammamet, Tunisia: Design and Modeling of Mechanical Systems—III. Haddar, M., Chaari, F., Benamara, A., Chouchane, M., Karra, C. & Aifaoui, N. (eds.). Cham: Springer Verlag, p. 495-505 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bearings (structural)
Helicopters
Defects
Gears
Health

Sensitivity Variation of Nanomaterials at Different Operating Temperature Conditions

Bassey, E. E., Sallis, P. & Prasad, K. 2017 Energy Materials 2017, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society: Part XV. Liu, X., Liu, Z., Brinkman, K., Das, S., Dryepondt, S., Fergus, J. W., Guo, Z., Han, M., Hawk, J. A., Horita, T., Hosemann, P., Li, J., Olivetti, E., Pandey, A., Rebak, R. B., Roy, I., Shang, C. & Zhang, J. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer Verlag, p. 447-452 5 p. (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nanostructured materials
Gases
Sensors
Oils
Temperature

Simulators for Aircraft Emergency Evacuation

Grant, R., Richards, D. & Stedmon, A. 17 Jul 2017 Simulators for Transportation Human Factors: Research and Practice. . Young, M. & Lenné, M. (eds.). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, p. 233-256 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The efficacy of laser material processing for enhancing stem cell adhesion and growth on different materials

Waugh, D. 3 Jun 2017 (Accepted/In press) Advances in Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion. Scrivener Publishing, Vol. 3

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

stem cells
laser materials
adhesion
engineering
laser welding

The Future of Human-machine communication: The Turing test

Warwick, K. & Shah, H. 3 Feb 2017 The Next Step: Exponential Life. Madrid, Spain: BBVA Open Mind, p. 75-98 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Communication
Experiments

Trust and Decision-making in Turing's Imitation Game

Shah, H. & Warwick, K. Jul 2017 Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology. Khosrow-Pour , M. (ed.). 4 ed. Hershey: IGI Global, p. 251-264 14 p. 23

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Education
Decision making

Turn-to-turn fault protection technique for synchronous machines without additional voltage transformers

Redondo, M., Gyftakis, K. N. & Platero , C. A. 2017 (Accepted/In press) IEEE International Symposium on Diagnostics for Electric Machines, Power Electronics and Drives. IEEE, p. (in press) 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Electric potential
Stators
Electric equipment protection

Visible Light Communications: Theory and Applications: Modulation Schemes

Cseh, T., Rajbhandari, S., Fekete, G. & Udvary, E. 26 Jun 2017 Visible Light Communications: Theory and Applications. Taylor & Francis, p. 97-144 47 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

communication
ray tracing
control system
lighting
rural area

Wettability Characteristics of Laser Surface Engineered Polymers

Waugh, D. & Lawrence, J. 24 Aug 2017 (Accepted/In press) Laser Technology: Applications in Adhesion and Related Areas. Mittel, K. L. & Lei, W-S. (eds.). Scrivener Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Wetting
Lasers
Polymers
Adhesion
Automotive industry
2016

Achieving a Resilient Future for Small States: Caribbean 2050: Energy: the Key to a Cleaner, More Prosperous Caribbean

Rogers, T. & Atherley-Ikechi, M. 1 Apr 2016 Commonwealth Secretariat: Small States Division. Lewis-Bynoe, D. (ed.). London: Commonwealth Secretariat, p. 73-109 36 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

energy
debt
stakeholder
cross section
road
2 Citations

A comprehensive review of 2,5-dimethylfuran as a biofuel candidate

Xu, H. & Wang, C. 17 Aug 2016 Biofuels from Lignocellulosic Biomass: Innovations beyond Bioethanol. Wiley-Blackwell, p. 105-129 25 p. (Biofuels from Lignocellulosic Biomass: Innovations beyond Bioethanol)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biofuels
Ignition
Derivatives
Electric sparks
Gasoline
3 Citations

A General Framework for Testing Different Student Team Formation Strategies

Alberola, J. M., del Val, E., Sanchez-Anguix, V. & Julián, V. 26 May 2016 Methodologies and Intelligent Systems for Technology Enhanced Learning, 6th International Conference. Caporuscio, M., De la Prieta, F., Di Mascio, T., Gennari, R., Gutiérrez Rodríguez, J. & Vittorini, P. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer Verlag, Vol. II, p. 23-31

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Artificial intelligence
Computational complexity
Students
Testing
Costs

A generic design approach for metasurfaces to manipulate surface waves

La Spada, L. & Hao, Y. 31 May 2016 2016 10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., (2016 10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2016)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

surface waves
Helmholtz equations
electromagnetic properties
wave propagation
bandwidth

Agreement Technologies for Conflict Resolution

Julian, V., Sanchez-Anguix, V., Heras, S. & Carrascosa, C. 2016 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Contemporary Conflict Resolution. Novais, P. & Carneiro, D. (eds.). IGI Global, p. 147-167 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

artificial intelligence
conflict
software

A Hybrid Approach using the Bees Algorithm and Fuzzy-AHP for Supplier Selection

Yuce, B. & Mastrocinque, E. 2016 Handbook of Research on Advanced Computational Techniques for Simulation-Based Engineering. Samui, P. (ed.). Hersey, PA: IGI Global, p. 171-194 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Analytic hierarchy process
Genetic algorithms
Mathematical models
Costs

A MetaMeta Level Formal Manufacturing Ontology for Meta Level Production Methods

Usman, Z. & Young, R. I. M. 2016 INTEROPERABILITY FOR ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS. Wiley

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ontology
Process planning
Specifications
Engineers

An Empirical Evaluation of Learning Style and Knowledge Level Adaptation

Alshammari, M., Anane, R. & Hendley, R. J. 2016 Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Intelligent Tutoring Systems. Micarelli, A., Stamper, J. & Panourgia, K. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer Verlag, Vol. 9684, p. 498-499

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Learning systems
Experiments

A New Framework for Strategic Risk Analysis in a Global Pump Manufacturing Network

Niknejad, A., Petrovic, D., Popplewell, K., Jäkel, F. W. & Pajkovska-Goceva, S. 2016 Enterprise Interoperability VII. Mertins, K., Jardim-Gonçalves, R., Popplewell, K. & Mendonça, J. P. (eds.). Springer Verlag, Vol. 8

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Risk analysis
Pumps
Uncertainty

An Introduction to Tire Modelling

Blundell, M. 2016 Advanced Autonomous Vehicle Design for Severe Environments. Vantsevich, V. V. & Blundell, M. (eds.). Amsterdam, Netherlands: IOS Press, p. 329-333

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Tires
Geometry
5 Citations

Ant-Based System Analysis on the Traveling Salesman Problem Under Real-World Settings

Crişan, G. C., Nechita, E. & Palade, V. 28 Jan 2016 Combinations of Intelligent Methods and Applications: Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop, CIMA 2014, Limassol, Cyprus, November 2014 (at ICTAI 2014). Hatzilygeroudis, I., Palade, V. & Prentzas, J. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer Verlag, p. 39-59

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Traveling salesman problem
Decision support systems
Systems analysis
Logistics
1 Citations

A review on effects of the atmospheric turbulence on laser beam propagation — An analytic approach

Hulea, M., Tang, X., Ghassemlooy, Z. & Rajbhandari, S. 22 Sep 2016 10th International Symposium on Communication Systems, Networks and Digital Signal Processing (CSNDSP). IEEE

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
atmospheric turbulence
laser beams
propagation
turbulence
scintillation