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Analytic initial relative orbit solution for angles-only space rendezvous using hybrid dynamics method

Gong, B., Li, S., Zheng, L. & Feng, J., 1 Jan 2020, In : CMES - Computer Modeling in Engineering and Sciences. 122, 1, p. 221-234 14 p.

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Space rendezvous
Rendezvous
Orbits
Orbit
Angle

Assessment of insulating package performance by mathematical modelling

Kucharek, M., Yang, L. & Wang, K., 6 Jan 2020, In : Packaging Technology and Science. 33, 2, p. 65-73 9 p.

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Packaging
Freight transportation
Containers
Geometry
Ice
Flanges
Steel
Bearings (structural)
Finite element method
Iron and steel industry
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Evaluation of a new approach for modelling full ring stent bundles with the inclusion of manufacturing strains

Kyriakou, F., Bow, D., Dempster, W., Brodie, R. & Nash, D., 1 Jan 2020, In : Annals of Biomedical Engineering . 48, 1, p. 144-156 13 p.

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Stents
Stiffness
Grafts
Error analysis
Numerical models

Extension of the Frozen Sonic Flow Method to mixtures of polyatomic gases

Esposito, A. & Lappa, M., 22 Jan 2020, In : AIAA Journal. 58, 1, p. 265-277 13 p.

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Enthalpy
Gases
Gas mixtures
Reentry
Heating rate
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satellite constellations
precession
Perturbation Method
launch costs
perturbation
raindrops
turbine blades
renewable energy
wind turbines
Wind turbines

Scheduling of space to ground quantum key distribution

Polnik, M., Mazzarella, L., Di Carlo, M., Oi, D. KL., Riccardi, A. & Arulselvan, A., 31 Jan 2020, In : EPJ Quantum Technology. 7, 34 p., 3.

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Quantum cryptography
ground stations
scheduling
Scheduling
Satellites
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Solar radiation
Remote sensing
Orbits
Earth (planet)
Propellants

Space mission resilience with inter-satellite networking

Lowe, C. J. & Macdonald, M., 31 Jan 2020, In : Reliability Engineering and System Safety. 193, 11 p., 106608.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Satellites
Communication satellites
Communication systems
Degradation
2019

Ab initio calculation of rarefied flows of helium-neon mixture: classical vs quantum scatterings

Zhu, L., Wu, L., Zhang, Y. & Sharipov, F., 31 Dec 2019, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 145, 11 p., 118765.

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Neon
Helium
neon
rarefied gases
helium
3 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)
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Couette Flow
Boltzmann equation
Couette flow
Boltzmann Equation
Slip
3 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

A comparative study of the DSBGK and DVM methods for low-speed rarefied gas flows

Ho, M. T., Li, J., Wu, L., Reese, J. M. & Zhang, Y., 15 Mar 2019, In : Computers and Fluids. 181, p. 143-159 17 p.

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Flow of gases
Mach number
Program processors
Costs
Statistical methods
5 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

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., 31 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Mechanical Science. 150, p. 66-78 13 p.

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welded joints
Steel
plastic properties
Plasticity
Welds
3 Citations (Scopus)
36 Downloads (Pure)

Acoustic loading beneath hypersonic transitional and turbulent boundary layers

Ritos, K., Drikakis, D. & Kokkinakis, I. W., 17 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 441, p. 50-62 13 p.

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hypersonic boundary layer
turbulent boundary layer
Hypersonic aerodynamics
Boundary layers
Turbulence
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Adaptive multi-population inflationary differential evolution

Di Carlo, M., Vasile, M. & Minisci, E., 15 Jul 2019, In : Soft Computing. 31 p.

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Differential Evolution
Restart
Evolutionary Computation
Differential Evolution Algorithm
Evolutionary algorithms
Hardening
hardening
Kinematics
kinematics
evaluation

Advances in aeroacoustics research: recent developments and perspectives

Karabasov, S., Ayton, L., Wu, X. & Afsar, M., 25 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Philosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aeroacoustics
aeroacoustics
Aviation
research and development
Research and Development

A fast spectral method for the Uehling-Uhlenbeck equation for quantum gas mixtures: homogeneous relaxation and transport coefficients

Wu, L., 29 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Computational Physics. p. 1-27 27 p.

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Gas Mixture
Transport Coefficients
spectral methods
Spectral Methods
Shear Viscosity
3 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)
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Kinetic theory of gases
Discontinuous Galerkin
Galerkin method
Discontinuous Galerkin Method
Steady-state Solution

A kinetic BGK edge-based scheme including vibrational and electronic energy modes for high-Mach flows

Fossati, M., Mogavero, A., Herrera-Montojo, J., Scoggins, J. B. & Magin, T., 15 May 2019, In : Computers and Fluids. 185, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kinetic theory of gases
Mach number
Hypersonic flow
Kinetics
Supersonic flow
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A methodology to quantify the geometrical complexity of the abdominal aortic aneurysm

Kyriakou, F., Dempster, W. & Nash, D., 22 Nov 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 12 p., 17379.

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Repair
Stents
Angiography
Grafts
Tomography

A modified constitutive model for tensile deformation of 9%Cr steel under prior fatigue loading

Zhang, W., Wang, X., Chen, H., Zhang, T. & Gong, J., 30 Sep 2019, In : Mechanics of Materials. 136, 12 p., 103093.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tensile deformation
Steel
Constitutive models
Fatigue damage
steels

A multidimensional and multiscale model for pressure analysis in a reservoir-pipe-valve system

Zheng, F. J., Zong, C. Y., Dempster, W., Qu, F. Z. & Song, X. G., 31 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, Transactions of the ASME. 141, 5, 14 p., 051603 .

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pipe
Computational fluid dynamics
Dynamic models
Pressure distribution
Turbulent flow
9 Citations (Scopus)
14 Downloads (Pure)

A multi-level parallel solver for rarefied gas flows in porous media

Ho, M. T., Zhu, L., Wu, L., Wang, P., Guo, Z., Li, Z-H. & Zhang, Y., 31 Jan 2019, In : Computer Physics Communications. 234, p. 14-25 12 p.

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rarefied gases
gas flow
Flow of gases
Porous materials
Kinetic theory of gases
boundary element method
viscous fluids
Finite difference method
Physics
damage
2 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

Analysis of a horizontal-axis tidal turbine performance in the presence of regular and irregular waves using two control strategies

Ordonez-Sanchez, S., Allmark, M., Porter, K., Ellis, R., Lloyd, C., Santic, I., O'Doherty, T. & Johnstone, C., 24 Jan 2019, In : Energies. 12, 3, 22 p., 367.

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Turbine
Control Strategy
Irregular
Turbines
Horizontal

Analysis of transition for a flow in a channel via reduced basis methods

Pascarella, G., Kokkinakis, I. & Fossati, M., 5 Dec 2019, In : Fluids. 4, 4, 19 p., 202.

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Decomposition
Channel flow
Flow structure
Flow fields
decomposition
2 Citations (Scopus)

An experimental study on the data-driven structural health monitoring of large wind turbine blades using a single accelerometer and actuator

García, D. & Tcherniak, D., 15 Jul 2019, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 127, p. 102-119 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Structural health monitoring
Accelerometers
Wind turbines
Turbomachine blades
Actuators
1 Citation (Scopus)
46 Downloads (Pure)

A note on a design protocol for deoxygenation of water

Zekos, I. & Stack, M. M., 1 Jun 2019, In : Electrochemistry Communications. 103, p. 12-16 5 p.

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Water
Nitrogen
Electrochemical corrosion
Pressurization
Communication
1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)
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Strain hardening
Fatigue of materials
Cyclic loads
Materials properties
Temperature
2 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

A numerical formulation and algorithm for limit and shakedown analysis of large-scale elastoplastic structures

Peng, H., Liu, Y. & Chen, H., 31 Jan 2019, In : Computational Mechanics . 63, 1, p. 1-22 22 p.

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Elasto-plastic
Multiplier
Formulation
Mathematical programming
Stiffness matrix
5 Citations (Scopus)

Application of discrete unified gas kinetic scheme to thermally induced nonequilibrium flows

Zhu, L. & Guo, Z., 30 Oct 2019, In : Computers and Fluids. 193, 12 p., 103613.

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Kinetic theory of gases
Creep
Hot Temperature
Temperature

A relaxed multi-direct-forcing immersed boundary-cascaded lattice Boltzmann method accelerated on GPU

Zhang, Y., Pan, G., Zhang, Y. & Haeri, S., 4 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Computer Physics Communications.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delta functions
Shear flow
Enclosures
Sedimentation
Linear systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessing the performance potential of climate adaptive greenhouse shells

Lee, C., Hoes, P., Cóstola, D. & Hensen, J. L. M., 15 May 2019, In : Energy. 175, p. 534-545 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Greenhouses
Profitability
Energy conservation
Agriculture
Crops
Glass fibers
Pyrolysis
Composite materials
Processing
Polypropylenes
3 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

A versatile lattice Boltzmann model for immiscible ternary fluid flows

Yu, Y., Liu, H., Liang, D. & Zhang, Y., 15 Jan 2019, In : Physics of Fluids. 31, 1, 14 p., 012108.

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fluid flow
interfacial tension
fluids
shear flow
triangles
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Polyethylene
High density polyethylenes
Pipe
Testing
Fracture toughness
4 Downloads (Pure)

Characterisation of the eddy dissipation model for the analysis of hydrogen-fuelled scramjets

Hoste, J. J. O. E., Fossati, M., Taylor, I. J. & Gollan, R. J., 1 Apr 2019, In : Aeronautical Journal. 123, 1262, p. 536-565 30 p.

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Hydrogen
Fuel injection
Kinetics
Struts
Combustors
3 Citations (Scopus)

Combining mathematical modelling with in vitro experiments to predict in vivo drug-eluting stent performance

McKittrick, C. M., McKee, S., Kennedy, S., Oldroyd, K., Wheel, M., Pontrelli, G., Dixon, S., McGinty, S. & McCormick, C., 10 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Controlled Release. 303, p. 151-161 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug-Eluting Stents
Stents
Sirolimus
Theoretical Models
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Safety valves
Turbulence models
Dynamic analysis
Computational fluid dynamics
Dynamic models

Constraint modified time dependent failure assessment diagram (TDFAD) based on C(t)-A2(t) theory for creep crack

Dai, Y., Liu, Y., Qin, F., Chao, Y. J. & Chen, H., 25 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Mechanical Sciences.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Creep
cracks
diagrams
Cracks
Toughness

Creep-fatigue endurance of a superheater tube plate under non-isothermal loading and multi-dwell condition

Cho, N-K., Wang, R-Z., Ma, Z., Chen, H. & Xuan, F-Z., 31 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Mechanical Science. 161-162, 30 p., 105048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Superheater tubes
dwell
endurance
Creep
Durability
2 Citations (Scopus)
54 Downloads (Pure)

CubeSat-based passive bistatic radar for space situational awareness: a feasibility study

Persico, A. R., Kirkland, P., Clemente, C., Soraghan, J. J. & Vasile, M., 28 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems. 55, 1, p. 476-485 10 p., 8387455.

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Orbits
Radar
Satellites
Space debris
Radar systems
Titanium
Plasticity
Creep
Composite materials
High temperature applications
1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Demonstrating developments in high-fidelity analytical radiation force modelling methods for spacecraft with a new model for GPS IIR/IIR-M

Bhattarai, S., Ziebart, M., Allgeier, S., Grey, S., Springer, T., Harrison, D. & Li, Z., 30 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Geodesy. 93, 9, p. 1515-1528 14 p.

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Spacecraft
Global positioning system
spacecraft
Orbits
GPS
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current velocity
velocity profile
turbine
Turbines
energetics
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Design of laser welding applied to T joints between steel and aluminium

Meco, S., Ganguly, S., Williams, S. & McPherson, N., 30 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 268, p. 132-139 8 p.

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Laser beam welding
Steel
Aluminum
Laser beam effects
Intermetallics
4 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Detection and measurement of impacts in composite structures using a self-powered triboelectric sensor

Garcia, C., Trendafilova, I. & Sanchez de Rio, J., 28 Feb 2019, In : Nano Energy. 56, p. 443-453 11 p.

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Composite structures
Sensors
Aircraft
Birds
Composite materials

Determining the impact of VAWT farm configurations on power output

Barnes, A. & Hughes, B., 31 Dec 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 143, p. 1111-1120 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Farms
Turbines
Fish
Wind power
Flow of fluids