School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

  • 123 Stranmillis Road, Ashby Building

    BT9 5AH Belfast

    United Kingdom

Research Output

2020

A case for Tsai's Modulus, an invariant-based approach to stiffness

Arteiro, A., Sharma, N., Melo, J. D. D., Ha, S. K., Miravete, A., Miyano, Y., Massard, T., Shah, P. D., Roy, S., Rainsberger, R., Rother, K., Cimini, C., Seng, J. M., Arakaki, F. K., Tay, T. E., Lee, W. I., Sihn, S., Springer, G. S., Roy, A., Riccio, A. & 9 others, Di Caprio, F., Shrivastava, S., Nettles, A. T., Catalanotti, G., Camanho, P. P., Seneviratne, W., Marques, A. T., Yang, H. T. & Hahn, H. T., 09 Jul 2020, In : Composite Structures. 252, 112683.

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Acceptable or weird? Exploring environmentalists’, students’ and the general public’s perceptions of bio-based plastics

Mehta, N., Cunningham, E., Roy, D., Cathcart, A., Dempster, M., Berry, E. & Smyth, B., 31 Jan 2020, (Accepted) Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures.

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A critical evaluation of grid stability and codes, energy storage and smart loads in power systems with wind generation

Al kez, D., Foley, A., McIlwaine, N., Morrow, D. J., Hayes, B., Zehir, M. A., Mehigan, L., Papari, B., Edrington, C. S. & Baran, M., 26 Apr 2020, In : Energy. 117671.

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Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems for City Bus Applications

Blades, L., Douglas, R., Early, J., Lo, C. Y. & Best, R., 14 Apr 2020, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2020-01-1208.

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A Fast UV-Curable PU-PAAm Hydrogel with Mechanical Flexibility and Self-Adhesion for Wound Healing

Hou, Y., Jiang, N., Sun, D., Wang, Y., Chen, X., Zhu, S. & Zhang, L., 29 Jan 2020, In : RSC Advances. 10, 9, p. 4907-4915

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An Experimentally Validated Numerical Method for Investigating the Air Blast Response of Basalt Composite Plates

Süsler, S., Kurtaran, H., Türkmen, H. S., Kazancı, Z. & Lopresto, V., 2020, In : Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures. 27, 6, p. 441-454

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A Reduced-Order Model for Aerodynamic Shape Optimisation

Yao, W., Marques, S., Robinson, T. T., Armstrong, C. & Sun, L., 01 Aug 2020, (Accepted) In : Aerospace Science and Technology.

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A review of Vision based Methods for Pothole Detection and Road Profile Analysis

Lydon, D., Taylor, S., Lydon, M. & Early, J., 21 Jul 2020, (Accepted) CERI 2020.

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A single parameter approach to enhance the microstructural and mechanical properties of beta Ti-Nb alloy via open-air fiber laser nitriding

Chan, C. W., Chang, X., Bozorgzadeh, M. A., Smith, G. & Lee, S., 15 Feb 2020, In : Surface & Coatings Technology. 383, 11 p., 125269.

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Assessment of the Possible Reuse of Extractive Waste Coming from Abandoned Mine Sites: Case Study in Gorno, Italy

Mehta, N., Dino, G. A., Passarella, I., Ajmone-Marsan, F., Rossetti, P. & De Luca, D. A., 21 Mar 2020, In : Sustainability. 12, 6, 22 p., 12.

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A three-dimensional hierarchic finite element-based computational framework for the analysis of composite laminates

Ullah, Z., Kaczmarczyk, L. & Pearce, C. J., 01 May 2020, In : Composite Structures. 239, 11 p., 111968.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Atmospheric pressure microplasma for antibacterial silver nanoparticle/chitosan nanocomposites with tailored properties

Sun, D., Turner, J., Jiang, N., Zhu, S., Zhang, L., Falzon, B., McCoy, C., Maguire, P., Mariotti, D. & Sun, D., 20 Jan 2020, In : Composites Science and Technology.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Automated mesh deformation for CAD models which exhibit boundary topology changes

Sun, L., Yao, W., Robinson, T. T., Armstrong, C. & Marques, S., 17 Apr 2020, (Accepted) In : AIAA Journal.

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Battery warm-up methodologies at subzero temperatures for automotive applications: Recent advances and perspectives

Hu, X., Zheng, Y., Howey, D. A., Perez, H., Foley, A. & Pecht, M., 01 Mar 2020, In : Progress in Energy and Combustion Science.

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Bilateral Gaussian Wake Model Formulation for Wind Farms: A Forecasting based approach

Dhiman, H. S., Deb, D. & Foley, A. M., 03 May 2020, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 127, 109873.

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Crushing Investigation of Crash Boxes Filled with Honeycomb and Re-entrant (auxetic) Lattices

Simpson, J. & Kazancı, Z., May 2020, In : Thin-Walled Structures. 150, 14 p., 106676.

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Effect of Mesh Quality on Flux Reconstruction in Multi-Dimensions

Trojak, W., Watson, R., Scillitoe, A. & Tucker, P. G., 12 Mar 2020, In : Journal of Scientific Computing. 82, 36 p., 77.

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Effects of Impactor Geometry on the Low-Velocity Impact Behaviour of Fibre-Reinforced Composites: An Experimental and Theoretical Investigation

Liu, H., Liu, J., Ding, Y., Zhou, J., Kong, X., Blackman, B., Kinloch, A. J., Falzon, B. & Dear, J. P., 11 May 2020, (Accepted) In : Applied Composite Materials.

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Evaluation of Crushing and Energy Absorption Characteristics of Bio-Inspired Nested Structures

Nikkhah, H., Baroutaji, A., Kazancı, Z. & Arjunan, A., Mar 2020, In : Thin-Walled Structures. 148, 106615.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of the bearing failure map of pinned flax composite laminates aged in marine environment

Fiore, V., Calabrese, L., Scalici, T. & Valenza, A., 15 Apr 2020, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 187, 107864.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental Assessment of Short Cycling in a Hybrid Photovoltaic-Thermal Heat Pump System

Obalanlege, M. A., Mahmoudi, Y., Douglas, R., Bailie, D. & Davidson, J., 15 Jun 2020, In : Applied Energy. 268, 114916.

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Experimental Investigation of Strain Sensitivity for Surface Bonded Fibre Optic Sensors

Motwani, P., Perogamvros, N., Taylor, S., Sonebi, M., Laskar, A. & Murphy, A., 01 Mar 2020, In : Sensors and Actuators A: Physical. 303, 13 p., 111833.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental investigation on flame characteristics in a porous-free flame burner

Ghorashi, S. A., Hashemi, S. A., Mollamahdi, M., Ghanbari, M. & Mahmoudi, Y., 17 Feb 2020, In : Heat and Mass Transfer.

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Experimental Study of a Novel Hybrid Photovoltaic Thermal Heat Pump System Under Short Cycling Conditions

Obalanlege, M., Mahmoudi, Y., Douglas, R., Bailie, D. & Davidson, J., 15 Jan 2020, (Accepted) Proceedings of 13th IEA Heat Pump Conference .

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Hydrogen Fuel Cell Buses: Modelling and Analysing Suitability from an Operator and Environmental Perspective

Doyle, D., Harris, A., Douglas, L., Early, J. & Best, R., 14 Apr 2020, 2020-04-14 Hydrogen Fuel Cell Buses: Modelling and Analysing Suitability from an Operational and Environmental Perspective 2020-01-1172. SAE International, (Technical Papers ).

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Incorporating oral bioaccessibility into human health risk assessment due to potentially toxic elements in extractive waste and contaminated soils from an abandoned mine site

Mehta, N., Cipullo, S., Cocerva, T., Coulon, F., Dino, G. A., Ajmone-Marsan, F., Padoan, E., Cox, S., Cave, M. R. & De Luca, D. A., 30 Apr 2020, In : Chemosphere. 255, p. 1-14 14 p.

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Insight on water remediation application using magnetic nanomaterials and biosorbents

Abdel Maksoud, M. I. A., Elgarahy, A. M., Farrell, C., Muhtaseb, A., Rooney, D. & Osman Ahmed, A. I., 15 Jan 2020, In : Coordination Chemistry Reviews. 403, p. Volume 403, 15 January 2020, 33 p., 213096.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Integration of mitigation and adaptation in urban climate change action plans in Europe: A systematic assessment

Foley, A., Grafakos, S., Viero, G., Riecken, D., Trigg, K., Viguie, V., Sudmant, A., Graves, C. & Heidrich, O., 01 Apr 2020, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 121, 20 p., 109623.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Kinematics and Constraints of the Exechon Robot Accounting Offsets Due to Errors in the Base Joint Axes

P. C., L-C., Dai, J., Fu, R. & Jin, Y., Apr 2020, In : Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics. 12, 2, 14 p., 021109.

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Large Eddy Simulation on Combustion Noise in a Non-premixed Turbulent Free Flame: Effect of Oxygen Enhancement

Ehsanierakhshan, F., Mazaheri, K. & Mahmoudi, Y., 28 Jul 2020, (Accepted) In : Energy.

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Laser-scanning Shihrazad’s Baths: 1001 Tales of Zanzibar Nights

Basell, L., Ali, A., Firoozi Nejad, B., Egberts, E., Mellor, N. & Horton, M., 17 Jun 2020, In : The Antiquaries Journal.

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Levelised cost of energy, A challenge for offshore wind

Johnston, B., Foley, A., Doran, J. & Littler, T., 07 Jun 2020, In : Renewable Energy.

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Levelised cost of energy. A challenge for offshore wind

Johnston, B., Foley, A., Doran, W. J. & Littler, T., 07 Jun 2020, In : Renewable Energy.

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Lidar assisted wake redirection in wind farms: A data driven approach

Dhiman, H. S., Deb, D. & Foley, A. M., 01 Jun 2020, In : Renewable Energy. 152, p. 484-493

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Liquefaction of Corn Husks and Properties of Biodegradable Biopolyol Blends

Briones, R., Rodrigue, J., Martin, P. & Cunningham, E., 01 May 2020, In : JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY.

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