• Room 08.026 - Ashby Tower

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Willing to consider PhD projects in all areas aligned with my research interests. Specific topics of interest include: • Deep learning for automated visual inspection • Intelligent systems techniques for improving manufacturing competiveness • Evolving Intelligent Behaviour in Cooperating Robots • Flexible automation and cobotics • Adaptive AR for intelligent maintenance support • Deep learning for time series prediction

1994 …2020

Research output per year

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Research Output

2013

The use of ensemble empirical mode decomposition with canonical correlation analysis as a novel artifact removal technique

Sweeney, K. T., McLoone, S. F. & Ward, T. E., 07 Jan 2013, In : IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING. 60, 1, p. 97-105 9 p., 6332491.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

135 Citations (Scopus)

Virtual metrology enabled early stage prediction for enhanced control of multi-stage fabrication processes

Susto, G. A., Johnston, A. B., O'Hara, P. G. & McLoone, S., 01 Dec 2013, IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering. p. 201-206 6 p. 6653980

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

14 Citations (Scopus)
2012

A dynamic sampling methodology for multi-site wafer metrology

Prakash, P. K. S., Honari, B., Johnston, A. & McLoone, S., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

A Dynamic Sampling Methodology for Plasma Etch Processes

Honari, B. & McLoone, S., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

A dynamic sampling methodology for within product virtual metrology

Johnston, A. B. & McLoone, S., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Analysing Ireland's Interurban Communication Network using Call Data Records

Carolan, E., McLoone, S. & Farrell, R., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Artifact Removal in Physiological Signals – Practices and Possibilities

Sweeney, K., Wards, T. & McLoone, S., 2012, In : IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine. 16, 3, p. 488-500 13 p., 6156441.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

144 Citations (Scopus)

Automatic Control and Machine Learning for Semiconductor Manufacturing: Review and Challenges

Susto, G. A., Pampuri, S., Schirru, A., De Nicolao, G. & McLoone, S., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Enhanced Virtual Metrology with Time Series Data

Susto, G. A., Schirru, A., Pampuri, S. & McLoone, S., 2012, p. 83.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Estimating Movement From Mobile Telephony Data

Doyle, J., McLoone, S., Hung, P. & Farrell, R., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Learning from time series: Supervised Aggregative Feature Extraction

Schirru, A., Susto, G. A., Pampuri, S. & McLoone, S., 01 Dec 2012, In : Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Decision and Control. p. 5254-5259 6 p., 6427042.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Methodology for Validating Artifact Removal Techniques for Physiological Signals

Sweeney, K., Ayaz, H., Ward, T., Izzetoglu, M., McLoone, S. & Onaral, B., Sep 2012, In : IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine. 16, 5, p. 918-926 9 p., 6236173.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Citations (Scopus)

MSC-clustering and forward stepwise regression for virtual metrology in highly correlated input spaces

Prakash, P. K. S., Schirru, A., Hung, P. & McLoone, S., 23 Jul 2012, ASMC (Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference) Proceedings. p. 45-50 6 p. 6212866

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

Non-Contact Sleep/Wake Classification using an Under-Mattress Pressure Sensing Device

Walsh, L., McLoone, S., Ronda, J. M., Cain, S., Chang, A. M. & Duffy, J. F., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Optimal wafer site selection using forward selection component analysis

Prakash, P. K. S., Honari, B., Johnston, A. & McLoone, S. F., 23 Jul 2012, ASMC (Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference) Proceedings. p. 91-96 6 p. 6212875

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

11 Citations (Scopus)

Removal of Motion Artifact from functional-NIRS using Morphological Component Analysis

Sweeney, K., Ward, T. & McLoone, S., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Semi batch learning with store management using enhanced conjugate gradient

Asirvadam, V. S., Izzeldin, H. T. A., Saad, N. & Mcloone, S. F., 25 Jan 2012, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering. Vol. 136 LNEE. p. 61-67 7 p. (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering; vol. 136 LNEE).

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

State Estimation for Anaerobic Digesters using the ADM1

Gaida, D., Wolf, C., Meyer, C., Stuhlsatz, A., Lippel, J., Bäck, T., Bongards, M. & McLoone, S., 2012, In : Water Science and Technology. 66, 5, p. 1088-1095 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Swarm scheduling approaches for work-flow applications with security constraints in distributed data-intensive computing environments

Liu, H., Abraham, A., Snášel, V. & McLoone, S., 01 Jun 2012, In : Information Sciences. 192, 1, p. 228-243 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Citations (Scopus)

Towards a Quantitative Model of Mobile Phone Usage Ireland - a Preliminary Study

Farrell, R., Carolan, E. & McLoone, S., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Transportation Mode Inference From Mobile Phone Call Detail Records

Doyle, J., Hung, P., McLoone, S., Kelly, D. & Farrell, R., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Virtual metrology reconstruction of dynamically sampled wafers

McLoone, S. & Johnston, A. B., 2012, p. 85.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2011

A Methodology for Validating Artifact Removal Techniques for fNIRS

Sweeney, K. T., Ayaz, H., Ward, T. E., Izzetoglu, M., McLoone, S. & Onaral, B., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

A Review of the State of the Art in Artifact Removal Technologies as used in an Assisted Living Domain

Sweeney, K. T., Kelly, D., Ward, T. E. & McLoone, S., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

A swarm-based rough set approach for FMRI data analysis

Liu, H., Abraham, A., Zhang, W. & McLoone, S., 2011, In : International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control. 7, 6, p. 3121-3132

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient Marginal Likelihood Computation for Gaussian Process Regression

Schirru, A., Pampuri, S., De Nicolao, G. & McLoone, S., 01 Oct 2011, In : eprint arXiv:1110.6546. 1110, p. 6546

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Forward Stepwise Ridge Regression (FSRR) based variable selection for highly correlated input spaces

Prakash, P. K. S., Schirru, A. & McLoone, S., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Identification of Nocturnal Movements During Sleep Using the Non-Contact Under Mattress Bed Sensor

Walsh, L., Moloney, E. & McLoone, S., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

10 Citations (Scopus)

Max separation clustering for feature extraction from Optical Emission Spectroscopy Data

Flynn, B. & McLoone, S., Nov 2011, In : IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing. 24, 4, p. 480-488 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Optimal Control of Biogas Plants Using Nonlinear MPC

Gaida, D., Brito, A., Wolf, C., Bäck, T., Bongards, M. & McLoone, S., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Plasma Etch Process Virtual Metrology using Aggregative Linear Regression

Prakash, P. K. S. & McLoone, S., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Respiration and Movement Detection during Sleep using an Ambient Modality

Walsh, L. & McLoone, S., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Self-Organizing Map based operating regime estimation for state based control of Wastewater Treatment Plants

Kern, P., Wolf, C., Bongards, M., Oyetoyan, T. D. & McLoone, S., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2 Citations (Scopus)

State Estimation for Anaerobic Digesters using the ADM1

Gaida, D., Wolf, C., Meyer, C., Stuhlsatz, A., Lippel, J., Bäck, T., Bongards, M. & McLoone, S., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Utilising Mobile Phone Billing Records for Travel Made Discovery

Doyle, J., Hung, P., Kelly, D., McLoone, S. & Farrell, R., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Welcome message from chairs

Abraham, A., Liu, H., Sun, F., Guo, C., McLoone, S. & Corchado, E., 21 Dec 2011, In : Proceedings of the 2011 International Conference of Soft Computing and Pattern Recognition, SoCPaR 2011. 6089103.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2010

Ambient Respiration and Movement Detection During Sleep

Walsh, L. & McLoone, S., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

An Analysis of Noise on Optical Emission Spectroscopy Measurements

Ma, B., McLoone, S., Ringwood, J. & MacGearailt, N., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)

A simple bio-signals quality measure for in-home monitoring

Sweeney, K. T., McLoone, S. & Ward, T. E., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

7 Citations (Scopus)

Classification and Mapping of Seabed Type from Deep Water Multi-Beam Echosounder (MBES) Data

Ahmed, K. I., Caughey, H., Hung, P., Demšar, U., McLoone, S., Fotheringham, A. S., Monteys, X., O'Toole, R. & Harris, P., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Developing a Statistical Methodology to Improve Classification and Mapping of Seabed Type from Deep Water Multi-Beam Echo Sounder (MBES) Data

Caughey, H., Ahmed, K. I., Hung, P., McLoone, S., Demšar, U., Fotheringham, A. S., Monteys, X., O'Toole, R. & Harris, P., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Ensemble Separable Recursive Techniques for MLP Networks

Asirvadam, V. S. & McLoone, S., 2010, In : Australian Journal of Intelligent Information Processing Systems. 12, 4, p. 7-12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Estimation and Control in Semiconductor Etch: Practice and Possibilities

Ringwood, J., Bacelli, G., Lynn, S., Ma, B., Ragnoli, E. & McLoone, S., 2010, In : IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing. 23, 1, p. 87-97

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Intelligent Artifact Classification for Ambulatory Physiological Signals

Sweeney, K. T., Leamy, D. J., Ward, T. E. & McLoone, S., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

9 Citations (Scopus)

Minimal Hardware Bluetooth Tracking for Long-Term At-Home Elder Supervision

Kelly, D., McLoone, S. & Farrell, R., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)

On generalisation of dual-thermocouple sensor characterisation to RTDs

Brown, C., Kee, R., Irwin, G., McLoone, S. & Hung, P., Apr 2010, p. 991-996. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Organic Acid Prediction in Biogas Plants Using UV/vis Spectroscopic Online-Measurements

Wolf, C., Gaida, D., Stuhlsatz, A., McLoone, S. & Bongards, M., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

4 Citations (Scopus)

Seabed type clustering using single-beam echo sounder time series data

Hung, P., McLoone, S. & Monteys, X., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sliding-Window Moving Average Learning for System with Lossy Packets

Asirvadam, V. S., Saad, N., Elamin, J. M. & McLoone, S., 2010, In : Australian Journal of Intelligent Information Processing Systems. 11, 4, p. 8-15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle