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A comparison of APD and SPAD based receivers for visible light communications

Zhang, L., Chitnis, D., Chun, H., Rajbhandari, S., Faulkner , . G., O'Brien, D. C. & Collins, S. 28 Feb 2018 In : Journal of Lightwave Technology. 36, 12, p. 2435-2442 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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avalanches
optical communication
receivers
diodes
detectors
Fatigue crack propagation
Aluminum alloys
Cracks
Fatigue of materials
Stress intensity factors

A Constrained Fuzzy Knowledge-Based System for the Management of Container Yard Operations

Abbas, A. H. H. J., Al Bazi, A. & Palade, V. Apr 2018 In : International Journal of Fuzzy Systems . 20, 4, p. 1205-1223 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Knowledge-based Systems
Knowledge based systems
Container
Fuzzy Systems
Containers

Adaptive suspension strategy for a double wishbone suspension through camber and toe optimization

Kavitha, C., Shankar, S. A., Ashok, B., Ashok, S. D., Ahmed, H. & Kaisan, M. U. 9 Feb 2018 In : Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal. (in press), p. (in press) 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Cambers
Suspensions
Actuators
MATLAB
Traction (friction)
4 Citations

Advances in reforming and partial oxidation of hydrocarbons for hydrogen production and fuel cell applications

Sengodan, S., Lan, R., Humphreys, J., Du, D., Xu, W., Wang, H. & Tao, S. Feb 2018 In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 82, 1, p. 761-780 20 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Hydrogen fuels
Reforming reactions
Hydrogen production
Hydrocarbons
Oxidation

A dynamic linear model for heteroscedastic LDA under class imbalance

Gyamfi, K. S., Brusey, J., Hunt, A. & Gaura, E. 10 Mar 2018 (Submitted) In : Neurocomputing.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Discriminant analysis
Area Under Curve
Classifiers
Human Activities
ROC Curve
Fatigue crack propagation
Crack propagation
Fatigue of materials
Cracks
Finite element method

Air inlet/outlet arrangement for rotor cooling application of axial flux PM machines

Fawzal, A. S., Cirstea, R., Woolmer, T., Dickison, M., Blundell, M. & Gyftakis, K. N. 5 Feb 2018 In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 130, p. 1520-1529 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Air intakes
Permanent magnets
Rotors
Cooling
Magnets
2 Citations

A life cycle assessment of options for producing synthetic fuel via pyrolysis

Vienescu, D. N., Wang, J., Le-Gresley, A. & Nixon, J. Feb 2018 In : Bioresource Technology. 249, p. 626-634

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Synthetic fuels
pyrolysis
Life cycle
Pyrolysis
Environmental impact
2 Citations

A light weight authentication protocol for IoT-enabled devices in distributed Cloud Computing environment

Amin, R., Kumar, N., Biswas, G. P., Iqbal, R. & Chang, V. Jan 2018 In : Future Generation Computer Systems. 78, 3, p. 1005-1019 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Cloud computing
Network protocols
Servers
Internet of things
Internet
assault
online survey
sexual violence
education
communication
Collocation Method
Radial Functions
Band structure
Crystal
Derivatives
1 Citations

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

Rybdylova, O., Poulton, L., Al Qubeissi, M., Elwardany, A. E., Crua, C., Khan, T. & Sazhin, S. S. 6 Jan 2018 In : International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. 90, p. 29-33 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Evaporation
evaporation
Heating
heating
mass transfer

A multi-constraint learning path recommendation algorithm based on knowledge map

Zhu, H., Tian, F., Wu, K., Shah, N., Chen, Y., Ni, Y., Zhang, X., Chao, K-M. & Zheng, Q. 1 Mar 2018 In : Knowledge-Based Systems. 143, p. 102-114 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Knowledge based systems
Quality control
Statistical methods
Knowledge map
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Industry
gene expression
Stochastic models
Gene expression
Stochastic Model
Partitioning
1 Citations

An event-triggered machine learning approach for accelerometer-based fall detection

Putra, I. P. E. S., Brusey, J., Gaura, E. & Vesilo, R. 1 Jan 2018 In : Sensors. 18, 1, p. 20

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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machine learning
accelerometers
Accelerometers
Learning systems
Classifiers

An Evidence Based Method to Calculate Pedestrian Crossing Speeds in Vehicle Collisions

Bastien, C., Wellings, R. & Burnett, B. 8 Feb 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Accident Analysis & Prevention. (in press), p. (in press)

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

pedestrian
Collision
Calculator
Accidents
evidence

A new methodology to identify and quantify material resource at a large scale for earth construction – Application to cob in Brittany

Hamard, E., Lemercier, B., Cazacliu, B., Razakamanantsoa, A. & Morel, J. C. 10 May 2018 In : Construction and Building Materials. 170, p. 485-497 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Earth (planet)
Soils
Availability
Silt
Gravel

A new procedure for the template synthesis of metal nanowires

Graves, J., Bowker, M., Summer, A., Greenwood, A., Ponce de León, C. & Walsh, F. Feb 2018 In : Electrochemistry Communications. 87, p. 58-62 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nanowires
Copper
Metals
polycarbonate
Electrochemistry

An ontology supported risk assessment approach for the intelligent configuration of supply networks

Palmer, C., Urwin, E. N., Niknejad, A., Petrovic, D., Popplewell, K. & Young, R. I. M. Jun 2018 In : Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing. 29, 5, p. 1005 1030 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Ontology
Information systems
Complex networks
Interoperability
1 Citations

A novel laminar kinetic energy model for the prediction of pretransitional velocity fluctuations and boundary layer transition

Medina, H., Beechook, A., Fadhila, H. N., Aleksandrova, S. & Benjamin, S. Feb 2018 In : International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow. 69, p. 150-163 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

boundary layer transition
Kinetic energy
Boundary layers
kinetic energy
predictions
2 Citations

A phase-field model investigating the role of elastic strain energy during the growth of closely spaced neighbouring interphase precipitates

Rahnama, A., Clark, S., Janik, V. & Sridhar, S. 1 Feb 2018 In : Computational Materials Science. 142, p. 437-443 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Phase Field Model
Strain Energy
Strain energy
Precipitates
precipitates

Approximate ground states of the random-field Potts model from graph cuts

Kumar, M., Kumar, R., Weigel, M., Banerjee, V., Janke, W. & Puri, S. 14 May 2018 In : Physical review E: Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics. 97, 5, p. 1-10 053307

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Graph Cuts
Potts Model
Ground State
ground state
polynomials
1 Citations

Approximating non-Gaussian Bayesian networks using minimum information vine model with applications in financial modelling

Chatrabgoun, O., Hosseinian-Far, A., Chang, V., Stocks, N. & Daneshkhah, A. Jan 2018 In : Journal of Computational Science. 24, p. 266-276 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Copula
Bayesian networks
Bayesian Networks
Conditional Independence
Model

A Review of Corrosion and Protection of Steel in Concrete

Goyal, A., Sadeghi Pouya, H., Ganjian, E. & Claisse, P. 17 May 2018 In : Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering. p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Reinforcement
Concretes
Corrosion
Corrosion prevention
Steel

A Robust IDA-PBC Approach for Handling Uncertainties in Underactuated Mechanical Systems

Ryalat, M. & Laila, D. S. 11 Jan 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control. (in press), p. (in press)

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Damping
Controllers
Nonlinear systems
Dynamical systems
Uncertainty

A WiFi-Based Passive Sensing System for Human Presence and Activity Event Classification

Li, W., Tan, B. & Piechocki, R. 16 May 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : IET Wireless Sensor Systems.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Radio systems
Radio frequency identification (RFID)
Support vector machines
Classifiers
Calibration

Building an automotive security assurance case using systematic security evaluations

Cheah, . M., Shaikh, S., Bryans, J. & Wooderson, P. 13 Apr 2018 In : Computers and Security. 77, p. 360-379 20 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Bluetooth
Testing
evaluation
diagnostic
rating
1 Citations

Characteristics’ relation model of asphalt pavement performance based on factor analysis

Tian, P., Shukla, A., Nei, L., Zhan, G. & Liu, S. Jan 2018 In : International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology. 11, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Asphalt mixtures
Factor analysis
Durability
Industry
Experiments

Complexity of viscous dissipation in turbulent thermal convection

Bhattacharya, S., Pandey, A., Kumar, A. & Verma, M. K. 1 Mar 2018 In : Physics of Fluids. 30, 3, 1 p., 031702

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

free convection
dissipation
boundary layers
Rayleigh number
Prandtl number

Computationally Efficient Modelling of Stochastic Spatio-Temporal Dynamics in Biomolecular Networks

Kim, J., Foo, M. & Bates, D. G. 22 Feb 2018 In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 1 p., 3498

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Molecules
Molecular interactions
Computational efficiency
Trajectories
Kinetics
1 Citations

Cyber Physical System and Big Data enabled energy efficient machining optimisation

Liang, Y. C., Lu, X., Li, W. D. & Wang, S. 20 Mar 2018 In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 187, p. 46-62 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Machining
manufacturing
working conditions
energy
learning

Designing an efficient tidal turbine blade through bio-mimicry: A systematic review

Kulkarni, S., Chapman, C., Shah, H., Parn, E. & Edwards, D. J. 2018 In : Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology. 16, 1, p. 101-124 24 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Turbomachine blades
Turbines
Propulsion
Hydrodynamics
Fish

Designing out construction waste using BIM technology: Stakeholders’ expectations for industry deployment

Akinade, O. O., Oyedele, L. O., Ajayi, S. O., Bilal, M., Alaka, H., Owolabi, H. A. & Arawomo, O. O. 10 Apr 2018 In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 180, p. 375-385 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Demolition
stakeholder
Industry
building waste
Stakeholders

Design of control panels for automated modular construction machines

Tamayoa, E. C., Khan, Y. I., Qureshi, A. J. & Al-Hussein, M. 21 May 2018 In : Procedia CIRP. 70, p. 404-409 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Computer aided design
Electric wiring
Costs
Automation
Productivity
3 Citations

Detection of Natural Crack in Wind Turbine Gearbox

Shanbr, S., Elasha, F., Elforjani, M. & Teixeira, J. A. Apr 2018 In : Renewable Energy. 118, p. 172-179

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Bearings (structural)
Wind turbines
Signal analysis
Vibration analysis
Failure analysis
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Inventory control
Process control
Decision making
Experiments
2 Citations

Discrete Self-Similarity in Interfacial Hydrodynamics and the Formation of Iterated Structures

Dallaston, M. C., Fontelos, M. A., Tseluiko, D. & Kalliadasis, S. 19 Jan 2018 In : Physical Review Letters. 120, 3, 034505

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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filaments
hydrodynamics
viscous fluids
ridges
bubbles
2 Citations

Domain-wall excitations in the two-dimensional Ising spin glass

Khoshbakht, H. & Weigel, M. 16 Feb 2018 In : Physical Review B. 97, 064410

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Spin glass
Domain walls
spin glass
domain wall
Ground state
1 Citations
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Drought
water demand
drought
Water
material culture
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Universality
Phase Transition
Three-dimensional
Ferromagnet
Equilibrium Model
peening
Hastelloy (trademark)
Shot peening
heat resistant alloys
Superalloys

Effect of texture on the residual stress response from laser peening of an aluminium-lithium alloy

Zabeen, S., Langer, K. & Fitzpatrick, M. E. 1 Jan 2018 In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 251, p. 317-329 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Lithium alloys
Shot peening
Aluminum alloys
Residual stresses
Textures

Electromagnetic nanoparticles for sensing and medical diagnostic applications

La Spada, L. & Vegni, L. 13 Apr 2018 In : Materials. 11, 4, 603

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Nanoparticles
Metamaterials
Water content
Glucose
Blood

Empirically derived connection design properties for Guadua bamboo

Trujillo, D. & Malkowska, D. 28 Feb 2018 In : Construction and Building Materials. 163, p. 9-20 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Timber
Fasteners
Regression analysis

Engine Thermal Efficiency Gain and Well-to-Wheel Greenhouse Gas Savings When Using Bioethanol as a Gasoline-Blending Component in Future Spark-Ignition Engines: A China Case Study

Wang, C., Herreros, J. M., Jiang, C., Sahu, A. & Xu, H. 15 Feb 2018 In : Energy & Fuels. 32, 2, p. 1724-1732 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Bioethanol
Internal combustion engines
Greenhouse gases
Gasoline
Wheels

Environmental Impact of High Altitudes on the Operation of PEM Fuel Cell Based UAS

Saleh, I., Ali, R. & Zhang, H. Mar 2018 In : Journal of Energy and Power Engineering. 10, 3, p. 87-105 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Environmental impact
Aircraft
Air
Durability
Derivatives

Experimental study of convection in a rotating tangent cylinder

Aujogue, K., Potherat, A., Sreenivasan, B. & Debray, F. 21 Mar 2018 In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 843, p. 355-381 27 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

tangents
convection
Rayleigh number
precession
heaters

Experimental Testing and Validation of the Mathematical Model for a Self-Humidifying PEM Fuel Cell

Saleh, I., Ali, R. & Zhang, H. 30 Apr 2018 In : Journal of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering (MSCE). Vol 5, 4

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFC)
Mathematical models
Testing
Extrapolation
Thermodynamics