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2019

Axisymmetric modelling of stretch blow moulding using a Galerkin mesh-free method

Smith, S., Falzon, B. G. & Menary, G., 01 Jan 2019, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. Pleiades Publishing, p. 203-211 9 p. (Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering).

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Bottles
Blow molding
Finite element method
Degradation

Design and Manufacture of a New Smart Desktop Rotational Moulding Machine

Adams, J., Jin, Y., Barnes, D. & Butterfield, J., 10 Sep 2019, Advances in Manufacturing Technology XXXIII: Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Manufacturing Research, incorportating the 34th National Conference on Manufacturing Research, 10 - 12 September 2019, Queen's University Belfast UK. Jin, Y. & Price, M. (eds.). Amsterdam: IOS Press, Vol. 9. p. 28-33 6 p.

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Plastics molding machines
Rotational molding
Motion control
Control systems
Industry
2018

Defining Production and Financial Data Streams Required for a Factory Digital Twin to Optimise the Deployment of Labour

Taylor, C., Murphy, A., Butterfield, J., Jin, Y., Higgins, P., Collins, R. & Higgins, C., Sep 2018, Recent Advances in Intelligent Manufacturing. Singapore: Springer, Vol. 923. p. 3-12

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Industrial plants
Personnel
Discrete event simulation
Decision making
Hardware

Preface

Falzon, B. G. & Aliabadi, M. H. F., Apr 2018, Buckling and Postbuckling Structures II: Experimental, Analytical and Numerical Studies. World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, Vol. 9. p. vii-ix 3 p. (Computational and Experimental Methods in Structures; vol. 9).

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Statistical shape model based 2D–3D reconstruction of the proximal femur—influence of radiographic femoral orientation on reconstruction accuracy

O’Connor, J., Rutherford, M., Hill, J., Beverland, D., Dunne, N. & Lennon, A., 01 Jan 2018, Lecture Notes in Bioengineering. Springer, p. 153-160 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Bioengineering).

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Statistical Models
Thigh
Femur
Hip Replacement Arthroplasties
Validation Studies

Variation Sensitivity Study for an Aerospace Wing Spar Assembly

McKenna, V., Jin, Y., Murphy, A., Morgan, M., Fu, R., McClory, C., Higgins, C., Collins, R. & Qin, X., Sep 2018, Advances in Manufacturing Technology XXXII: Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Manufacturing Research, incorporating the 33rd National Conference on Manufacturing Research, September 11–13, 2018, University of Skövde, Sweden. Thorvald, P. & Case, K. (eds.). Amersterdam: IOS Press, p. 171-176 6 p. (Advances in Transdisciplinary Engineering; vol. 8).

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Planning
Fabrication
2017

Employability 2 – module for second-year engineering students

Cole, J. & Fee, K., Sep 2017, Employability development for HE mathematics and statistics: Case studies of successful practice. Rowlett, P. & Waldock, J. (eds.). Sheffield: Sheffield Hallam University, p. 32-33

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Formative assessment in first-year mathematics for engineers

Cole, J. & Fraser, K., Sep 2017, Employability development for HE mathematics and statistics: Case studies of successful practice. Rowlett, P. & Waldock, J. (eds.). Sheffield: Sheffield Hallam University, p. 44-45

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The Influence of Temperature and Alloy Composition on Austenitic Stainless Steel Oxidation Resistance

Graham, J., Malinov, S., Douglas, R. & Stalker, R. M., 27 Nov 2017, Recent Trends in Mass Transport in Solids and Liquids. Vol. 380. p. 141-150 10 p. (Defect and Diffusion Forum).

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oxidation resistance
austenitic stainless steels
high temperature environments
stainless steels
oxidation
2016

Molecular dynamics simulation (MDS) to study nanoscale cutting processes

Goel, S., Chavoshi, S. Z. & Murphy, A., 12 Dec 2016, Nanofinishing Science and Technology: Basic and Advanced Finishing and Polishing Processes. CRC Press, p. 499-547 49 p.

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2015

D3.3 Final Benefits Evaluation of an Operational Cruiser-Feeder Concept

Early, J., Nangia, R., Morcheck, F., Korn, B. & Hoppe, M., Jan 2015, Deliverable 3.3 of WP 3 of the EU RECREATE project.

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D4.2 Initial design of cruiser aircraft and feeder aircraft

Hepperle, M., Timmermans, H., LaRocca, G., Early, J., McRoberts, R., Manfriani, L. & Nangia, R., Feb 2015, Final Deliverable of WP 4 to the EU of the RECREATE project.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

PAMOP: Petascale atomic, molecular and optical collision calculations

Ballance, C. P., McLaughlin, B. M., Pindzola, M. S. & Müller, A., 2015, High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering '14: Transactions of the High Performance Computing Center, Stuttgart (HLRS) 2014. Springer International Publishing, p. 47-62 16 p. (High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering '14: Transactions of the High Performance Computing Center, Stuttgart (HLRS) 2014).

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molecular collisions
atomic collisions
collisions
Dirac equation
synchrotron radiation
2014
2 Citations (Scopus)

Analysing the use of waste factory heat through exergy analysis

Khattak, S. H., Greenough, R., Korolija, I. & Brown, N., 2014, eceee 2014 Industrial Summer Study. p. 179-189 11 p. (eceee 2014 Industrial Summer Study).

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Exergy
Industrial plants
Natural resources
Heating
Waste heat

D3.2 Benefits Analysis of an Operational Cruiser-Feeder Concept

Nangia, R., Early, J., Morcheck, F., McRoberts, R., Korn, B., Price, M. & Hoppe, M., 2014, Deliverable 3.2 of WP 3 of the EU RECREATE project. Grant Reference 284741 .

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Laser melting of NiTi and its effects on in-vitro mesenchymal stem cell responses

Waugh, D., Lawrence, J., Chan, C. W., Hussain, I. & Man, H. C., 15 Oct 2014, Laser surface engineering: Processes and applications. Lawrence, J. & Waugh, D. (eds.). UK: Woodhead Publishing, p. 653-673 21 p. 27

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Section III-I Urban climate change response and the impact of climate networks in Europe

Reckien, D., Flacke, J., De Gregorio Hurtado, S., Salvia, M., Heidrich, O., Dawson, R. J., Olazabal, M., Foley, A., Orru, H., Geneletti, D. & Pietrapertosa, F., 2014, Understanding Cities: Advances in integrated assessment of urban sustainability . Dawson, R., Wyckmans, A., Heidrich, O., Köhler, J., Dobson, S. & Feliu, E. (eds.). Centre for Earth Systems Engineering Research (CESER), Newcastle University, p. 45-52 7 p.

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2013
18 Citations (Scopus)

A novel route towards high quality fullerene-pillared graphene

Spyrou, K., Kang, L., Diamanti, E. K., Gengler, R. Y., Gournis, D., Prato, M. & Rudolf, P., Sep 2013, Carbon. p. 313-320 8 p. (Carbon; vol. 61).

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Fullerenes
Graphite
Intercalation
Molecules
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
2012

Fire retardant fillers for polymers

Hornsby, P., 2012, Polymer Green Flame Retardants: A Comprehensive Guide to Additives and their Applications. Papaspyrides, C. D. & Kiliaris, P. (eds.). Elsevier

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53 Citations (Scopus)

Nanocomposite catalysts producing durable, super-black carbon nanotube systems: Applications in solar thermal harvesting

Panagiotopoulos, N. T., Diamanti, E. K., Koutsokeras, L. E., Baikousi, M., Kordatos, E., Matikas, T. E., Gournis, D. & Patsalas, P., 21 Dec 2012, ACS Nano. p. 10475-10485 11 p. (ACS Nano; vol. 6).

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Nanocomposites
Carbon Nanotubes
Diamond
Carbon
Hot Temperature
11 Citations (Scopus)

Nanohybrids based on polymeric ionic liquid prepared from functionalized MWCNTs by modification of anionically synthesized poly(4-vinylpyridine)

Katsigiannopoulos, D., Grana, E., Avgeropoulos, A., Carrasco, P. M., Garcia, I., Odriozola, I., Diamanti, E. & Gournis, D., 15 Mar 2012, Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry. p. 1181-1186 6 p. (Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry; vol. 50).

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Ionic Liquids
Carbon Nanotubes
Polymers
Composite materials
Vacuum
2011

Biomechanical Modelling of Cells in Mechanoregulation

Lennon, A., Khayyeri, H., Xue, F. & Prendergast, P. J., 2011, Cellular and Biomolecular Mechanics and Mechanobiology. Gefen, A. (ed.). Springer

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Composites of Poly(ethylene terephthalate) and Carbon Nanotubes

McNally, T., Apr 2011, Polymer-carbon nanotube composites: Preparation, properties and applications. McNally, T. & Pötschke, P. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 545-619 75 p.

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Experimental and Numerical Evaluation of Thermal Performance of Steered Fibre Composite Laminates

Gürdal, Z., Abdelal, G. & Wu, K. C., Dec 2011, Heat Transfer – Engineering Applications. Vikhrenko, V. S. (ed.). InTech , p. 121-150 30 p.

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Laminates
Fibers
Composite materials
Stiffness
Composite structures

The Colloidal Structure of Bitumen

McNally, T., Sep 2011, Polymer Modified Bitumen; Properties and Characterisation. McNally, T. (ed.). Taylor and Francis

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29 Citations (Scopus)

Valence-shell photoionization of chlorinelike Ar+ ions

Covington, A. M., Aguilar, A., Covington, I. R., Hinojosa, G., Shirley, C. A., Phaneuf, R. A., Lvarez, I., Cisneros, C., Dominguez-Lopez, I., Sant'Anna, M. M., Schlachter, A. S., Ballance, C. P. & McLaughlin, B. M., 2011, Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. (Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics; vol. 84).

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photoionization
valence
ions
Rydberg series
photons
2010
75 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative study of different types of graphenes as electrocatalysts for ascorbic acid

Stergiou, D. V., Diamanti, E. K., Gournis, D. & Prodromidis, M. I., Oct 2010, Electrochemistry Communications. p. 1307-1309 3 p. (Electrochemistry Communications; vol. 12).

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Graphite
Electrocatalysts
Ascorbic Acid
Oxides
Glassy carbon

Fire retardant fillers

Hornsby, P., 2010, Fire Retardancy of Polymeric Materials. Wilkie, C. A. & Morgan, A. B. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 163-186 24 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Integrated Design Optimisation

Soban, D. & Price, M., 2010, Encyclopedia of AerospaceEngineering. Blockley, R. & Shyy, W. (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 4197-4206 10 p.

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65 Citations (Scopus)

Large-yield preparation of high-electronic-quality graphene by a langmuir-schaefer approach

Gengler, R. Y. N., Veligura, A., Enotiadis, A., Diamanti, E. K., Gournis, D., Józsa, C., Van Wees, B. J. & Rudolf, P., 04 Jan 2010, Small. p. 35-39 5 p. (Small; vol. 6).

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Graphite
13 Citations (Scopus)

Low-power DWT-based quasi-averaging algorithm and architecture for epileptic seizure detection

Markandeya, H., Karakonstantis, G., Raghunathan, S., Irazoqui, P. & Roy, K., 01 Jan 2010, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design. p. 301-306 6 p.

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Animals
Prostheses and Implants
Design optimization

Materials in Automotive Application, State of the Art and Prospects

Ghassemieh, E., Jan 2010, New Trends and Developments in Automotive Industry. Chiaberge, M. (ed.). In Tech, p. 347-394

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Optimization of the processing of HNBR/organoclay nanocomposite

Cadambi, R. M. & Ghassemieh, E., 01 Jan 2010, AIP Conference Proceedings. Vol. 1255. p. 138-140 3 p.

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Organoclay
Nitriles
Rubber
Nanocomposites
Silanes

Part 1: Transonic Interactions

Early, J., Nov 2010, Shock Wave Induced Separation. Doerffer, P., Hirsch, C., Dussauge, J-P., Babinsky, H. & Barakos, G. N. (eds.). Springer

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The Design Process

Price, M. & Soban, D., Dec 2010, Encyclopedia of Aerospace Engineering. Blockey, R. & Shyy, W. (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 4187-4196 10 p.

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2009

Application of Neural-Network Models

Sha, W. & Malinov, S., 15 Jul 2009, ASM Handbook Vol 22A: Fundamentals of Modeling for Metals Processing. Furrer, D. & Semiatin, S. L. (eds.). ASM International, p. 553-565 13 p.

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Basic Experiments in UFAST

Early, J., May 2009, UFAST Experiments Data Bank. Doerffer, P. (ed.). Wydawnictwo IMP, p. 13-228 216 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

The development of internal water cooling techniques for the rotational moulding process

McCourt, M. P., Kearns, M. P. & Kearns, M., 01 Jan 2009, Annual Technical Conference - ANTEC, Conference Proceedings. Vol. 4. p. 1961-1965 5 p.

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Rotational molding
Cooling water
Cooling
Air
Aluminum
1 Citation (Scopus)

Thermoforming of polymers

Martin, P., 2009, Advances in Polymer Processing: From Macro- to Nano- Scales.. Thomas, S. & Yang, W. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 352-383 32 p.

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2008

Alexander Pringle (1880-1959)

Orr, J., 2008, The Lives of Great Engineers of Ulster. Crossland, B. & Moore, J. (eds.). Befast Industrial Heritage, p. 74-80 7 p.

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Characterisation of densification temperature in rotational moulding

Hanna, P. R. W., Maziers, E., Kearns, M., McCourt, M. & McNally, G. M., 01 Jan 2008, Technical Papers, Regional Technical Conference - Society of Plastics Engineers. Vol. 4. p. 2276-2280 5 p.

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Rotational molding
Densification
Powders
Medium density polyethylenes
Petrochemicals

Computational fluid dynamics in the investigation and treatment of nasal obstruction

BAILIE, N., Gallagher, G., Cole, J. & Watterson, J., 2008, Repair and Redesign of Physiological Systems. Atherton, M. A., Collins, M. W. & Dayer, M. J. (eds.). WIT Press, p. 141-178 38 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Fracture toughness and fatigue characteristics of bone cements

Lennon, A., 2008, Orthopaedic Bone Cements. Deb, S. (ed.). Taylor and Francis, p. 265-295 31 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

In Situ Two-Thermocouple Sensor Characterisation using Cross-Relation Blind Deconvolution with Signal Conditioning for Improved Robustness

Hung, P., McLoone, S., Irwin, G., Kee, R. & Brown, C., Sep 2008, Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics. Filipe, J., Cetto, J. A. & Ferrier, J-L. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 24. p. 273-286 14 p. (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering; vol. 24).

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Linking Adjoint Sensitivity Maps with CAD Parameters

Armstrong, C., Robinson, T., Ou, H. & Othmer, C., Nov 2008, Evolutionary and Deterministic Methods for Design, Optimization and Control. Applications to Industrial and Societal Problems.. Neittaanmaki, P., Periaux, J. & Tuovinen, T. (eds.). International Centre if Numerical Methods in Engineering, p. 234-239 6 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Microstrcutural evolution of SiC fibre embedded AA6061 matrix induced by ultrasonic consolidation

Zhu, Z., Wynne, B. P. & Ghassemieh, E., 01 Jan 2008, Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. Vol. 1075. p. 13-18 6 p.

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Consolidation
Ultrasonics
Fibers
Microstructure
Vibrations (mechanical)

Rotational moulding of thermoplastic polyester urethanes

McCourt, M. P., Kearns, M., McNally, G., Hanna, P. & Tcharkhtchi, A., 01 Jan 2008, Technical Papers, Regional Technical Conference - Society of Plastics Engineers. Vol. 3. p. 1736-1740 5 p.

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Rotational molding
Molding
Thermoplastics
Polyurethanes
Strength of materials

Vascular Reconstruction: CFD Predictions of Bypass Graft Haemodynamics

Cole, J., Watterson, J. & O’Reilly, M. J. G., 2008, Repair and Redesign of Physiological Systems. Atherton, M. A., Collins, M. W. & Dayer, M. J. (eds.). WIT Press, p. 1-23 23 p.

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2007
4 Citations (Scopus)

3D coupled thermomechanical finite element analysis of ultrasonic consolidation

Huang, C. J. & Ghassemieh, E., 01 Jan 2007, Materials Science Forum. Vol. 539-543. p. 2651-2656 6 p.

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consolidation
ultrasonic radiation
ultrasonics
softening
foils

Investigation of Friction Behaviour of Polymers under Conditions Similar to Thermoforming Process

Liebing, D., Martin, P. & Eyerer, P., 2007, 20. Stuttgarter Kunststoffkolloquium. Eyerer, P. (ed.). University of Stuttgart

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