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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

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 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
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

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
hydrodynamics
coefficients
Denmark
estimating
profiles
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

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)
1 Citations

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

Calibration Model for Detection of Potential Demodulating Behaviour in Biological Media Exposed to RF Energy

See, C. H., Abd-Alhameed, R. A. A., Ghani, A., Ali, N., Excell, P., McEwan, N. & Balzano, Q. 17 May 2017 In : IET Science, Measurement and Technology. (in press), p. (in press) 18 p., SMT-2017-0105

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calibration
Tissue
Table lookup
Cavity resonators
Demodulation

Can bird abundance declines be detected by citizen science programmes?: A case study using Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus

Sparks, T., Atkinson, S., Lewthwaite, K., Dhap, R., Moran, N. J. & Tryjanowski, P. 8 Jun 2017 In : Avian Biology Research. (in press), p. (in press) 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bird

Catalytic Performance of Ni-Cu/Al2O3 for Effective Syngas Production by Methanol Steam Reforming

Khzouz, M. & Gkanas, E. 19 Jan 2017 In : Fuel.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steam reforming
Methanol

Child protection in England: An emerging inequalities perspective

Bywaters, P. & Sparks, T. 9 Aug 2017 In : Journal of Children's Services. (in press), p. (in press) 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

inequality
England
child protection
Great Britain
service
developing country
institution
education
Jordan
adoption
1 Citations

Cluster Monte Carlo and dynamical scaling for long-range interactions

Flores-Sola, E., Weigel, M., Kenna, R. & Berche, B. 5 Apr 2017 In : The European Physical Journal Special Topics. 226, 4, p. 581 - 594 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ising model
Lasers
Polyethylene terephthalates
Wetting
Bacteria
Hatches
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Genetic algorithms
Open circuit voltage
Mean square error
Dynamometers

Construction of next-generation superplastic forming using additive manufacturing and numerical techniques

Mis, M., Hall, R., Spence, J., Emekwuru, N., Kibble, K., Stanford, M. & Banakhr, F. 24 Jun 2017 In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture. (in press), p. (in press)

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Costs
3D printers
Infrared heating
Water cooling systems
Titanium alloys

Controlling the dimensionality of low-Rm MHD turbulence experimentally

Baker, N., Potherat, A., Davoust, L., Debray, F. & Klein, R. A. 5 Jun 2017 In : Experiments in Fluids. 58, 7, 15 p., 79

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Turbulence
Magnetohydrodynamics
Magnetic fields
Experiments
Lorentz force
1 Citations

Co-occurrence of birds and bats in natural nest-holes

Myczko, Ł., Dylewski, Ł., Sparks, T. H., Łochyński, M. & Tryjanowski, P. 2017 In : Ibis. 159, 1, p. 235-237 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bat
nest
bird

Corrupt Practices in the Construction Industry: A Survey of Ghanaian Experience

Ameyaw, E. E., Parn, E., Chan PC, A., Owusu-Manu, D-G. & David, E. J. 4 May 2017 In : Journal of Management in Engineering. (in press), p. (in press) 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

corruption
construction
developing country
practice
research
Lasers
Surface structure
Stainless steel
Contact angle
Ultrashort pulses
security
health
fine
proportionality
trend

Defect processes in Li2ZrO3: insights from atomistic modelling

Kordatos, A., Christopoulos, S-R. G., Kelaidis, N. & Chroneos, A. 26 Apr 2017 In : Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics. (in press), p. (in press) 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Defects
Oxygen vacancies
Binding energy
Lithium
Breeder reactors

Defect processes of M3AlC2 (M = V, Zr, Ta, Ti) MAX phases

Christopoulos, S., Kelaidis, N. & Chroneos, A. 9 Jun 2017 In : Solid State Communications. (in press), p. (in press) 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Defects
Communication
Thermooxidation
Oxidation resistance
Chemical elements

Design implications for task-specific search utilities for retrieval and re-engineering of code

Iqbal, R., Grzywaczewski, A., Halloran, J., Doctor, F. & Iqbal, K. 2017 In : Enterprise Information Systems. 11, 5, p. 738-757 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Information retrieval systems
Engineers
Feedback
Industry
Recommender systems
Neural networks
Time series
Earthquakes
Smartphones
Structural health monitoring

Detection System for Grey and Colour Images Based on Extracting Features of Difference Image and Renormalized Histogram

AlJarf, A. M. S., Amin, S., Shuttleworth, J. & Filippas, J. Mar 2017 In : Journal of Information Hiding and Multimedia Signal Processing. 8, 2, p. 310-325 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Color
Steganography
Gaussian distribution
Discriminant analysis
Multilayer neural networks