• 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

2007

Direct and Indirect Classification of High-Frequency LNA Performance using Machine Learning Techniques

Hung, P., McLoone, S., Sánchez, M., Farrell, R. & Zhang, G., 2007, p. 66-75.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

12 Citations (Scopus)

Fast Response Exhaust Gas Temperature Measurement in IC Engines

Kee, R., Hung, P., Fleck, B., Irwin, G., Kenny, R., Gaynor, J. & McLoone, S., Mar 2007, In : SAE 2006 Transactions Journal of Passenger Cars: Electronic and Electrical Systems. 115, p. 598-609 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Improving Wastewater Treatment Plants by State Controller - a Simulation Study

Ebel, A., Bongards, M. & McLoone, S., 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Indoor Location Tracking for Medication Adherence and Cognitive Health Monitoring

Kelly, D., McLoone, S., Dishongh, T., McGrath, M., Behan, J. & Burns, A., 2007, p. 41.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Inferential estimation of high frequency LNA gain performance using machine learning techniques

Hung, P., McLoone, S., Sánchez, M. & Farrell, R., 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

In-Home Location-Based Cognitive Health Monitoring

Kelly, D. & McLoone, S., 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Non-Invasive Actigraphy-Based Sleep Monitoring

Walsh, L. & McLoone, S., 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Non-Invasive Actigraphy-Based Sleep Monitoring

Walsh, L., McLoone, S., Dishongh, T., McGrath, M. & Behan, J., 2007, p. 40.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Plasma Etch Variation Detection by Principal Component Analysis of OES Data

Ma, B., McLoone, S., Ringwood, J. & MacGearailt, N., 2007, p. 44.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Simulation-based feed-optimization of medium-sized agricultural biogas plants

Wolf, C., Bongards, M. & McLoone, S., 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Tracking plasma etch process variations using Principal Component Analysis of OES data

Ma, B., McLoone, S. & Ringwood, J., 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)
2006

Chaos Control in First-order DPLLs

Rogers, A. & McLoone, S., 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Exploiting a priori time constant ratio information in difference equation two-thermocouple sensor characterisation

McLoone, S., Hung, P., Irwin, G. & Kee, R., Dec 2006, In : IEEE Sensors Journal. 6, 6, p. 1627-1637 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Hybrid Recursive Training Algorithms for Fixed Size MLP-Networks: A Survey

Asirvadam, V. S. & McLoone, S., 2006, p. 151-160.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Long term functional and structural outcomes of laser therapy for retinopathy of prematurity

McLoone, E., O'Keefe, M., McLoone, S. & Lanigan, B., Jun 2006, In : British Journal of Ophthalmology. 90, p. 754-759

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Citations (Scopus)

Long term refractive and biometric outcomes following diode laser therapy for retinopathy of prematurity

McLoone, E., O'Keefe, M., McLoone, S. & Lanigan, B., Oct 2006, In : Journal of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. 10, 5, p. 454 459 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Plasma Etch Phase Transition Detection Using Optical Emission Spectroscopy

Ma, B., McLoone, S., Ringwood, J., MacGearailt, N., McGrath, M. & Kilally, A., 2006, p. 40.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

RetCam image analysis of optic disc morphology in premature infants and its relation to ischaemic brain injury

McLoone, E., O'Keefe, M., Donoghue, V., McLoone, S., Horgan, N. & Lanigan, B., Apr 2006, In : British Journal of Ophthalmology. 90, p. 465 471 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Sequential learning methods on RBF with novel approach of minimal weight update

Asirvadam, V. S. & McLoone, S., 2006, p. 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

State based control of wastewater treatment plants - Evaluation of the algorithm in a simulation study

Ebel, A., Bongards, M. & McLoone, S., 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)
2005

A resource management tool for implementing strategic direction in an academic department

Ringwood, J., Devitt, F., Doherty, S., Farrell, R., Lawlor, B., McLoone, S., Rogers, A., Villing, R. & Ward, T., Jul 2005, In : Higher Education Policy and Management. 27, 2, p. 273-283

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Computationally efficient sequential learning algorithms for direct link resource-allocating networks

Asirvadam, V. S., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., Dec 2005, In : Neurocomputing. 69, 1-3, p. 142-157 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
29 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic algorithms for local controller network construction

Sharma, S. K., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., Sep 2005, In : IEE PROCEEDINGS-CONTROL THEORY AND APPLICATIONS. 152, 5, p. 587-597 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Neural modelling, control and optimisation of an industrial grinding process

Govindhasamy, J. J., McLoone, S., Irwin, G., French, J. J. & Doyle, R. P., Oct 2005, In : Control Engineering Practice. 13, 10, p. 1243-1258 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Reinforcement learning for Online Control and Optimisation

Govindhasamy, J. J., McLoone, S., Irwin, G., French, J. J. & Doyle, R. P., 2005, Intelligent Control Systems using Computational Intelligence Techniques. Ruano, A. E. (ed.). Vol. 70. p. 293-326 (IEE Control Engineering Book Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

9 Citations (Scopus)

Reinforcement Learning for Online Industrial Process Control

Govindhasamy, J. J., McLoone, S., Irwin, G., French, J. J. & Doyle, R. P., Jan 2005, In : Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics. 9, 1, p. 23-30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Second-Order Training of Adaptive Critics for Online Process Control

Govindasamy, J., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., Apr 2005, In : IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics Part B. 35(2), 2, p. 381-385 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Sequential learning for adaptive critic design: An industrial control application

Govindhasamy, J. J., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., Sep 2005, p. 265-270. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Unbiased Thermocouple Sensor Characterisation in Variable Flow Environments

Hung, P., McLoone, S., Irwin, G. & Kee, R., Jul 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

6 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Advanced Control of an Industrial Grinding Process

Govindhasamy, J. J., McLoone, S., Irwin, G., French, J. J. & Doyle, R. P., 2004, p. 189-194.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fast Sequential Learning Methods on RBF Networks using Decomposed Training Algorithms

Asirvadam, V. S., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., 2004, p. 84-89.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

4 Citations (Scopus)

Memory Efficient BFGS Neural-Network Learning Algorithms using MLP Networks: A Survey

Asirvadam, V. S., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., 2004, p. 586-591.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

7 Citations (Scopus)

Reinforcement learning for process identification, control and optimisation

Govindhasamy, J. J., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., Jun 2004, p. 316-321. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

5 Citations (Scopus)

Sequential and Reinforcement Learning for Neurocontrol

Govindhasamy, J. J., McLoone, S., Irwin, G. & Asirvadam, V. S., 2004, p. 37-42.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2003

A case Study on Direct Reinforcement Neurocontrol

Govindhasamy, J. J., Irwin, G. & McLoone, S., 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

An adaptive critic based neurocontroller for process control

Govindhasamy, J. J., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., Sep 2003, p. 849-858. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

A Total Least Squares Approach to Sensor Characterisation

Hung, P., McLoone, S., Irwin, G. & Kee, R., Aug 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

10 Citations (Scopus)

Fast and Efficient Sequential Learning Algorithms using Direct-Link RBF Networks

Asirvadam, V. S., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., 2003, p. 209-218.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

6 Citations (Scopus)

Learning soft computing control strategies in a modular neural network architecture

Sharma, S., Irwin, G., Tokhi, M. O. & McLoone, S., Aug 2003, In : Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence. 16, 5-6, p. 395-405 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Neural modelling and prediction of a disk grinding process

Govindhasamy, J. J., McLoone, S., Irwin, G., French, J. J. & Doyle, R. P., Apr 2003, p. 135-140. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sequential learning using direct link decomposed RBF neural networks

Asirvadam, V. S., McLoone, S. & Irwin, G., Apr 2003, p. 99-104. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Setting Confidence Limits for Multivariate Statistical Quality Control; a new approach

Duffin, M., Curry, J., Wilson, D., Irwin, G. & McLoone, S., 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The Use of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy in Measure General Autonomic Arousal

Coyle, S., Ward, T., Markham, C., Roche, B., McDarby, G. & McLoone, S., 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2002

A memory optimal BFGS neural network training algorithm

McLoone, S., Asirvadam, V. S. & Irwin, G., May 2002, p. 513-518. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

14 Citations (Scopus)

A Novel Approach to Two-wire Thermocouple Temperature Reconstruction

Hung, C. F., McLoone, S., Kee, R. & Irwin, G., Jun 2002, p. 193-198.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Control Scheme for a Mini Hydro Plant

Beattie, W. C. & McLoone, S., 2002, p. 882-885.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract