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2019

A general approach to modeling jet-turbulence interaction problems using rapid-distortion theory

Afsar, M., 7 Nov 2019. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Turbulence
Flow fields
Acoustics
Acoustic waves

A memetic approach to the solution of constrained min-max problems

Filippi, G. & Vasile, M., 13 Jun 2019. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Large scale systems
Optimal design
Uncertainty
Network layers
Large scale systems
Uncertainty
Mathematical models

Analysis of responsive satellite manoeuvres using graph theoretical techniques

McGrath, C. N., Clark, R. A. & Macdonald, M., 16 Jul 2019. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Satellites
Propellants
Disasters
Propulsion
Spacecraft

An investigation into Reynolds scaling and solidity for a HATT tidal turbine

Allmark, M., Ordonez-Sanchez, S., Wang, S., Kang, Y. S., Jo, C-H., O'Doherty, T. & Johnstone, C., 1 Sep 2019. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Turbines
Rotors
Testing
Turbomachine blades
Reynolds number

An optimization approach for designing optimal tracking campaigns for low-resources deep-space missions

Gentile, L., Greco, C., Minisci, E., Bartz-Beielstein, T. & Vasile, M., 25 Oct 2019. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Spacecraft
Satellites
Asteroids
Global optimization
Chromosomes

Capabilities of a nano-LIDAR for future reconnaissance missions to NEOs

Walker, L. & Vasile, M., 25 Oct 2019. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Asteroids
Range finders
Avalanche photodiodes
Spacecraft
Photons
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of injection molded natural fiber-polypropylenes for potential in automotive applications

Thomason, J. & Rudeiros-Fernández, J., 22 Jul 2019, p. 1-8. 8 p.

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Natural fibers
Polypropylenes
Coupling agents
Fibers
Composite materials

Evaluation of injection moulded natural fibre-polyolefin for potential in automotive applications

Thomason, J. & Rudeiros-Fernández, J. L., 1 Jul 2019. 2 p.

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Natural fibers
Polyolefins
Coupling agents
Fibers
Composite materials

First round of MaRINET 2 Tidal Energy Round Robin Tests: combined wave and current tests

Gaurier, B., Ordonez-Sanchez, S., Facq, J-V., Germain, G., Johnstone, C., Martinez, R., Santic, I. & Salvatore, F., 1 Sep 2019. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Turbines
Ship model tanks
Turbulence
Rotors

GNSS based passive radar for UAV monitoring

Ilioudis, C., Cao, J., Theodorou, I., Striano, P., Coventry, W., Clemente, C. & Soraghan, J., 6 Apr 2019. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
Navigation
Radar
Satellites
Signal reconstruction

Multi-objective robust trajectory optimisation under epistemic uncertainty and imprecision

Graça Marto, S., Vasile, M. & Epenoy, R., 25 Oct 2019. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Trajectories
Spacecraft
Uncertainty
Propellants
Multiobjective optimization

Nanospacecraft exploration of asteroids by collision and flyby reconnaissance

Walker, L., Greco, C., Di Carlo, M., Wilson, A., Ricciardi, L., Berquand, A. & Vasile, M., 3 Jun 2019. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Nanosatellites
Asteroids
Trajectories
Earth (planet)
Costs
Open Access
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Alzheimer Disease
Brain
Community Networks
Parahippocampal Gyrus
Cognitive Dysfunction
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Facades
Rain
Learning systems
Neural networks
Time measurement

Resource assessment of the marine current developed in the Cozumel Channel

Alcérreca-Huerta, J. C., Callejas-Jiménez, M. E., Ordonez-Sanchez, S., Gallegos, G., Allmark, M. J., Johnstone, C. M., Marino-Tapia, I., O’Doherty, T., Silva, R. & Carrillo, L., 1 Sep 2019. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Ocean currents
Flow velocity
Water
Potential energy
Greenhouse gases

Review of analytical techniques for assessing rain drop erosion resistance of materials

Pugh, K., Nash, J. W. K., Raeburn, G. & Stack, M. M., 4 Oct 2019. 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Turbomachine blades
Rain
Erosion
Turbines
Wind power

Robust multi-objective optimisation of a descent guidance strategy for a TSTO spaceplane

Ricciardi, L. A., Maddock, C. A., Vasile, M., Stindt, T., Merrifield, J., Fossati, M., West, M., Kontis, K., Farkin, B. & McIntyre, S., 30 Sep 2019. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Multiobjective optimization
Transcription
Trajectories
Uncertainty

Robust particle filter for space objects tracking under severe uncertainty

Greco, C., Gentile, L., Vasile, M., Minisci, E. & Bartz-Beielstein, T., 15 Aug 2019. 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Debris
Algebra
Tuning
Polynomials
Satellites
Open Access
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Inverse synthetic aperture radar
Signal reconstruction
Radar imaging
Holography
Transceivers
Open Access
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Disasters
Satellites
Planning
Spacecraft
Propulsion

Solid carbon produced during the simulation of re-entry in the Titan atmosphere by means of an arc-driven flow facility

Esposito, A., Lappa, M., Zuppardi, G., Allouis, C., Apicella, B., Commodo, M., Minutolo, P. & Russo, C., 30 Sep 2019. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Plasma torches
Reentry
Carbon
Fluorescence spectroscopy
Absorption spectroscopy

Stability indicator of orbital motion around asteroids with automatic domain splitting

Feng, J., Santeramo, D., Di Lizia, P., Armellin, R. & Hou, X., 21 Oct 2019. 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Asteroids
Gravitation
Algebra
Orbits
Polynomials

Streak growth in high-speed boundary layers: assessment through the compressible boundary region equations

Sescu, A., Afsar, M. & Hattori, Y., 8 Nov 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Boundary layers
Boundary layer flow
Compressibility
Thermal effects
Navier Stokes equations

The automatic categorisation of space mission requirements for the Design Engineering Assistant

Berquand, A., McDonald, I., Riccardi, A. & Moshfeghi, Y., 25 Oct 2019. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Information retrieval
Spacecraft
Glossaries
Labels
2018

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

Aerodynamic design optimization of wind turbine airfoils under aleatory and epistemic uncertainty

Caboni, M., Minisci, E. & Riccardi, A., 29 May 2018, (Accepted/In press). 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Airfoils
Wind turbines
Aerodynamics
Design optimization
Uncertainty

A high-order hybridizable discontinuous galerkin method for gas kinetic equation

Su, W., Wang, P., Zhang, Y. & Wu, L., 15 Jun 2018. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Kinetic theory of gases
Galerkin methods
Velocity distribution
Distribution functions
Polynomials

Analysis of NEOs reachability with nano-satallites and low-thrust propulsion

Greco, C., Di Carlo, M., Walker, L. & Vasile, M., 28 May 2018. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Asteroids
Propulsion
Earth (planet)
Satellites
Sensitivity analysis

Angles-only navigation of a formation in the proximity of a binary system

Torre, F., Serra, R., Grey, S. & Vasile, M., 8 Jan 2018, p. AIAA 2018-1976. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Asteroids
Spacecraft
Navigation
Gravitation
Satellite links
1 Citation (Scopus)

An intrusive polynomial algebra multiple shooting approach to the solution of optimal control problems

Greco, C., Di Carlo, M., Vasile, M. & Epenoy, R., 5 Oct 2018. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Algebra
Polynomials
Transcription
Random variables
Probability distributions
Open Access
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Glass fibers
Silanes
Fibers
Composite materials
Shear strength
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Silanes
Glass fibers
Shear strength
Composite materials
Fibers

A review of integrated phase change materials for evacuated tube solar collector system

Abdalla, F., Tuohy, P., Evans, D. & Blackwell, P., 2 Nov 2018. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Phase change materials
Solar collectors
Supercooling
Heat storage
Latent heat
1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessment of leak tightness for swellable elastomeric seals considering fluid-structure interaction with the CEL approach

Gorash, Y., Bickley, A. & Gozalo, F., 7 Mar 2018. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Packers
Fluid structure interaction
Seals
Leakage (fluid)
Fluids

Blade element momentum theory to predict the effect of wave-current interactions on the performance of tidal stream turbines

Ordonez-Sanchez, S., Porter, K., Allmark, M., Johnstone, C. & O'Doherty, T., 9 Sep 2018. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Momentum
Turbines
Flow velocity
Time series
Durability

Computational aeroacoustics beneath high speed transitional and turbulent boundary layers

Ritos, K., Drikakis, D. & Kokkinakis, I. W., 14 Jul 2018, p. ICCFD10-146. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Computational aeroacoustics
Boundary layers
Acoustics
Hypersonic aerodynamics
Pressure gradient
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Fluid structure interaction
Seals
Fluids
Leakage (fluid)
ABAQUS

Design process for a scale horizontal axis tidal turbine blade

Ellis, R., Allmark, M., O'Doherty, T., Mason-Jones, A., Ordonez-Sanchez, S., Johannesen, K. & Johnstone, C., 9 Sep 2018. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Turbomachine blades
Turbines
Computational fluid dynamics
Testing
Computational methods

Detection of inlet recirculation as an early indicator of proximity to instability in centrifugal compressors

Logan, A., Garcia Cava, D. & Liskiewicz, G., 18 Oct 2018. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Centrifugal compressors
Spectrum analysis
Compressors
Signal reconstruction
Pressure measurement
Open Access
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Thermal energy
Energy storage
Carbon
Open Access
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Data structures
Labels
Storage allocation (computer)
Scalability
Data storage equipment
Open Access
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Basalt
Polypropylenes
Fibers
Shear strength
Glass fibers

Knowledge-based information extraction from datasheets of space parts

Murdaca, F., Berquand, A., Kumar, K., Riccardi, A., Soares, T., Gerené, S. & Brauer, N., 26 Sep 2018. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Textbooks
Systems engineering
Expert systems
Supply chains
Automation

Laboratory study of tidal turbine performance in irregular waves

Porter, K., Ordonez-Sanchez, S., Allmark, M., Ellis, R., Lloyd, C., O'Doherty, T. & Johnstone, C., 9 Sep 2018. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Turbines
Turbomachine blades
Torque
Torque control
Speed control
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Heating
Pumps
Thermal comfort
Hot Temperature
Masks

MODHOC - Multi Objective Direct Hybrid Optimal Control

Ricciardi, L. A. & Vasile, M., 9 Nov 2018. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Reentry
Transcription
Multiobjective optimization
Evolutionary algorithms
Trajectories

On the use of phosphor thermometry for temperature monitoring in manufacturing processes

Ojo, A. O., McCallum, F., Andreu, A. & Heyes, A. L., 25 Jul 2018, p. 111-114.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Phosphors
Monitoring
Temperature measurement
Thermocouples
Forging

Optimisation based analysis of the effect of particle spatial distribution on the elastic behaviour of PRMMC

Gentile, L., Giugliano, D., Cestino, E., Frulla, G. & Minisci, E., 11 Jun 2018. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Spatial distribution
Composite materials
Metals
Global optimization
Sensitivity analysis

Robust design optimisation of dynamical space systems

Filippi, G., Vasile, M., Korondi, P. Z., Marchi, M. & Poloni, C., 28 Sep 2018, p. 1-6. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Large scale systems
Degradation
Resource allocation
Spacecraft
Decomposition