Faculty Of Engineering

  • United Kingdom

Research Output 1976 2019

2018

3D biofabrication for tubular tissue engineering

Holland, I., Logan, J., Shi, J., McCormick, C., Liu, D. & Shu, W., 23 May 2018, In : Bio-Design and Manufacturing. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Tissue Engineering
Technology
Therapeutics
Growth
Research

3D printed membrane-type acoustic metamaterials for small-scale applications

Casarini, C., Tiller, B., Windmill, J. F. C. & Jackson, J. C., 1 Feb 2018

Research output: Contribution to conferenceSpeech

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3D printed smart repairs for civil infrastructure

Vlachakis, C., Biondi, L. & Perry, M., 10 Jul 2018, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Geopolymers
Repair
3D printers
Intelligent materials
Printing

3D-printing polymer-based permanent magnets

Domingo-Roca, R., Jackson, J. C. & Windmill, J. F. C., 9 Apr 2018 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Permanent magnets
Magnets
Printing
Polymers
Hazardous Waste

3D-printing polymer-based permanent magnets

Domingo-Roca, R., Jackson, J. C. & Windmill, J. F. C., 4 May 2018, In : Materials & Design.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3D printers
Permanent magnets
Printing
Polymers
Stereolithography

5-year gait analysis as a secondary outcome of a fixed bearing robotic assisted versus mobile bearing manual UKA RCT

Banger, M., Rowe, P., Millar, L., Blyth, M., Maclean, A., Jones, B. & Donnelly, I., 12 Jul 2018, In : EPiC Series in Health Sciences. 2, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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Bearings (structural)
Gait analysis
Arthroplasty
Robotics
Surgery
6 Citations

A 6.7-GHz active gate driver for GaN FETs to combat overshoot, ringing, and EMI

Dymond, H. C. P., Wang, J., Liu, D., Dalton, J. J. O., McNeill, N., Pamunuwa, D., Hollis, S. J. & Stark, B. H., 1 Jan 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. 33, 1, p. 581-594 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Field effect transistors
Power converters
Switches
Bandwidth
Data storage equipment

A Bayesian assessment for railway track geometry degradation prognostics

Chiachio-Ruano, J., Chiachio Ruano, M., Prescott, D. & Andrews, J., 30 Jun 2018, Proceedings of the European Conference of the PHM Society. Kulkarni, C. S. & Tinga, T. (eds.). New York, Vol. 4, 7 p. (PHM Society European Conference)

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

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Degradation
Geometry
Test facilities
Availability
Costs

A Bayesian assessment of an approximate model for unconfined water flow in sloping layered porous media

Chiachío, J., Chiachío, M., Sankararaman, S. & Prescott, D., 9 Jun 2018, In : Transport in Porous Media. 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Approximate Model
Porous Media
Porous materials
Water
Model

A Bayesian belief network model for integrated energy efficiency of shipping

Canbulat, O., Aymelek, M., Turan, O. & Boulougouris, E., 5 Jun 2018, Trends and Challenges in Maritime Energy Management. Olcer, A., Kitada, M., Dalaklis, D. & Ballini, F. (eds.). Cham, Switzerland, p. 257-273 17 p. (WMU Studies in Maritime Affairs; vol. 6)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bayesian networks
Freight transportation
Energy efficiency
Ships
Climate change

A Bayesian network approach to assess underwater scour around bridge foundations

Maroni, A., Tubaldi, E., Douglas, J., Ferguson, N., Zonta, D., McDonald, H., Greenoak, E., Walker, D. & Green, C., 10 Jul 2018 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Scour
Bayesian networks
Monitoring
Rivers
Inspection
Open Access
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Boltzmann equation
Couette flow
slip
accommodation coefficient
Momentum

Accurate cover crack modelling of reinforced concrete structures subjected to non-uniform corrosion

Xi, X., Yang, S. & Li, C-Q., 5 Mar 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Structure and Infrastructure Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

concrete structure
reinforced concrete
Concrete construction
Reinforced concrete
corrosion

Achieving an integrated approach to food safety and hygiene—meeting the sustainable development goals in Sub-Saharan Africa

Morse, T. D., Masuku, H., Rippon, S. & Kubwalo, H., 10 Jul 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 7, 20 p., 2394

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Food safety
food safety
Food Safety
Africa South of the Sahara
Conservation of Natural Resources
Open Access
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DC-DC converters
Recovery
Diodes
Capacitance
Insulated gate bipolar transistors (IGBT)

A colour hit-or-miss transform based on a rank ordered distance measure

Macfarlane, F., Murray, P., Marshall, S., Perret, B., Evans, A. & White, H., 3 Sep 2018 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Color
Mathematical transformations
Mathematical morphology
Template matching
Image analysis

A common data fusion framework for space robotics: architecture and data fusion methods

Dominguez, R., Govindaraj, S., Gancet, J., Post, M., Michalec, R., Oumer, N., Wehbe, B., Bianco, A., Fabisch, A., Lacroix, S., De Maio, A., Labourey, Q., Souvannavong, F., Bissonnette, V., Smisek, M. & Yan, X., 4 Jun 2018 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Data fusion
Robotics
Robots
Sensors
Metadata
5 Citations

A comparative study of discrete velocity methods for low-speed rarefied gas flows

Wang, P., Ho, M. T., Wu, L., Guo, Z. & Zhang, Y., 15 Jan 2018, In : Computers and Fluids. 161, p. 33-46 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Kinetic theory of gases
Digital voltmeters
Flow of gases
Hydrodynamics
Gas dynamics

A comparative study on the cyclic plasticity and fatigue failure behavior of different subzones in CrNiMoV steel welded joint

Guo, S-J., Wang, R-Z., Chen, H. & Xuan, F-Z., 12 Oct 2018, In : International Journal of Mechanical Science. 150, p. 66-78 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

welded joints
Steel
plastic properties
Plasticity
Welds

A comparison of AC and DC partial discharge activity in polymeric cable insulation

Morris, E. A. & Siew, W. H., 15 Feb 2018, 2017 IEEE 21st International Conference on Pulsed Power (PPC). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 4 p.

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

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Partial discharges
Insulation
Cables
Monitoring
Electric potential
1 Citations

A comparison of gait one year post operation in an RCT of robotic UKA versus traditional Oxford UKA

Motesharei, A., Rowe, P., Blyth, M., Jones, B. & Maclean, A., 1 May 2018, In : Gait and Posture. 62, p. 41-45 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Gait
Knee
Biomechanical Phenomena
Foot

A comparison of resource allocation process in grid and cloud technologies

Hallawi, H., Mehnen, J. & He, H., 4 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1032, 1, 13 p., 012048

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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resource allocation
grids
resources
resources management
consolidation

A comparison of the initial orthotic effects of functional electrical stimulation and ankle-foot orthoses on the speed and oxygen cost of gait in multiple sclerosis

Renfrew, L. M., Lord, A. C., McFadyen, A. K., Rafferty, D., Hunter, R., Bowers, R., Mattison, P., Moseley, O. & Paul, L., 2 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies Engineering. 5, 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Orthotics
Oxygen
Costs
Stress intensity factors
Cracks
Crack propagation
Damping
Open Access
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Hemodynamics
Hydrodynamics
Computational fluid dynamics
Obesity
Blood Vessels

A computational model of blood flow in normal and diseased arteries

Johnston, L. & Kazakidi, A., 12 Apr 2018 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

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Blood
Arteries
Blood pressure
Hemodynamics
Weights and Measures
Constitutive models
Clay
clay
microstructure
Soils

A conceptual model based framework for pragmatic groundwater-quality monitoring network design in the developing world: application to the Chikwawa district, Malawi

Rivett, M. O., Miller, A. V. M., MacAllister, D. J., Fallas, A., Wanangwa, G. J., Mleta, P., Phiri, P., Mannix, N., Monjerezi, M. & Kalin, R. M., 31 Mar 2018, In : Groundwater for Sustainable Development . 6, p. 213-226 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
Monitoring
Ions
Water resources
Aquifers

A coupled peridynamics and DEM-IB-CLBM method for sand erosion prediction in a viscous fluid

Zhang, Y., Haeri, S., Zhang, Y. H. & Pan, G., 22 Feb 2018, (Accepted/In press) 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Erosion
Sand
Fluids
Finite difference method
Vortex flow

Acoustic emission monitoring of thin ply hybrid composites under repeated quasi-static tensile loading

Fotouhi, M., Suwarta, P., Jalalvand, M., Czél, G. & Wisnom, M. R., 28 Feb 2018, In : FME Transactions. 46, 2, p. 238-244 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Acoustic emissions
Monitoring
Composite materials
Carbon
Laminates
Open Access
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Bubbles (in fluids)
Electric sparks
Discharge (fluid mechanics)
Acoustics
Plasmas

Acoustic loading beneath hypersonic transitional and turbulent boundary layers

Ritos, K., Drikakis, D. & Kokkinakis, I. W., 22 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 441, p. 50-62 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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hypersonic boundary layer
turbulent boundary layer
Hypersonic aerodynamics
Boundary layers
Turbulence
Open Access
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Audition
Amplification
Acoustics
Acoustic receivers
Sensors
Open Access
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Power transformers
Nuclear power plants
Learning systems
Measurement errors
Uncertainty

A data analytic approach to automatic fault diagnosis and prognosis for distribution automation

Wang, X., McArthur, S. D. J., Strachan, S. M., Kirkwood, J. D. & Paisley, B., 30 Nov 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. 9, 6, p. 6265-6273 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Failure analysis
Automation
Networks (circuits)
Outages
Decision support systems
1 Citations

A decision support tool to assist with lifetime extension of wind turbines

Rubert, T., McMillan, D. & Niewczas, P., 31 May 2018, In : Renewable Energy. 120, p. 423-433 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Wind turbines
Turbogenerators
Costs
Farms
Decision making
2 Citations

A deep convolutional generative adversarial networks (DCGANs)-based semi-supervised method for object recognition in synthetic aperture radar (SAR) images

Gao, F., Yang, Y., Wang, J., Sun, J., Yang, E. & Zhou, H., 29 May 2018, In : Remote Sensing. 10, 6, 21 p., 846

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Discriminators
Object recognition
Synthetic aperture radar
synthetic aperture radar
Labels
43 Citations

A deep-learning based feature hybrid framework for spatiotemporal saliency detection inside videos

Wang, Z., Ren, J., Zhang, D., Sun, M. & Jiang, J., 2 Feb 2018, In : Neurocomputing. 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning
Motion Pictures
Surgical Instruments
Feature extraction
Databases
Open Access
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Bayesian networks
Neural networks
Backpropagation
Speech recognition
Learning algorithms

A DFT study on the interaction of small molecules with alkali metal ion-exchanged ETS-10

Pillai, R. S., Jorge, M. & Gomes, J. R. B., 28 Jul 2018, In : Zeitschrift fur Kristallografie. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alkali Metals
Alkali metals
alkali metals
Density functional theory
Metal ions

A diagrammatic analysis of the variational perturbation method for classical fluids

Lue, L., 13 Jun 2018, In : Soft Matter. 14, p. 4721-4734

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

perturbation
Statistical mechanics
Fluids
fluids
Coulomb interactions

Adjustable inertial response from the converter with adaptive droop control in DC grids

Wang, Y., Wang, C., Xu, L., Meng, J. & Hei, Y., 28 Mar 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Electric potential
Signal analysis
Synchronous generators
Energy storage
Capacitors

Adoption of stroke rehabilitation technologies by the user community: qualitative study

Kerr, A., Smith, M., Reid, L. & Baillie, L., 17 Aug 2018, 5, 2, 6 p., e15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Patient rehabilitation
Feedback
Smartphones
Websites
Personnel

Adsorption of fibronectin fragment on surfaces using fully atomistic molecular dynamics simulations

Liamas, E., Kubiak-Ossowska, K., Black, R. A., Thomas, O. R. T., Zhang, Z. J. & Mulheran, P. A., 25 Oct 2018, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 19, 11, 18 p., 3321

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Molecular Dynamics Simulation
Fibronectins
Adsorption
Molecular dynamics
fragments

A dual modular multilevel converter with shared capacitor sub-module for MV open-end stator winding machine drives

Diab, M. S., Massoud, A. M., Ahmed, S. & Williams, B. W., 17 Apr 2018

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Winding machines
Stators
Capacitors
Topology
Phase modulation
2 Citations
Open Access
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Electric fault location
Electric current measurement
Learning systems
Additive noise
Wavelet transforms

Advanced numerical modelling of friction stir welded low alloy steel

Ahmad, B., Galloway, A. & Toumpis, A., 31 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Manufacturing Processes. 34, Part A, p. 625-636 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Friction stir welding
High strength steel
Friction
Steel
Melting point

Advances in 3D imaging and volumetric reconstruction of fluid and melt inclusions by high resolution X-ray computed tomography

Richard, A., Morlot, C., Créon, L., Beaudoin, N., Balistky, V. S., Pentelei, S., Dyja-Person, V., Giuliani, G., Pignatelli, I., Legros, H., Sterpenich, J. & Pironon, J., 19 Jun 2018, In : Chemical Geology. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

melt inclusion
fluid inclusion
tomography
Tomography
Imaging techniques

Advances in Brain-Inspired Cognitive Systems: 9th International Conference, BICS 2018, Xi'an, China, July 7-8, 2018, Proceedings

Ren, J. (ed.), Hussain, A. (ed.), Zheng, J. (ed.), Liu, C-L. (ed.), Luo, B. (ed.), Zhao, H. (ed.) & Zhao, X. (ed.), 28 Nov 2018, Cham: Springer. 850 p. (Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Cognitive systems
Image recognition
Brain
Processing
7 Citations

A dynamic neighborhood learning-based gravitational search algorithm

Zhang, A., Sun, G., Ren, J., Li, X., Wang, Z. & Jia, X., 30 Jan 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics. 48, 1, p. 436-447 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Topology
Global optimization
Sorting
Costs