Research Output 1969 2019

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Doctoral Thesis
2018

Active Seat Suspensions for Automotive Applications

Alfadhli, A., Jan 2018, Bath. 231 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Seats
Controllers
Fuzzy logic
Vehicle suspensions
Force control

A Fully Controlled LED Light Source With an Emphasis on Repeatable Photocatalytic Experimentation

Sergejevs, A., Jan 2018, 227 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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experimentation
light sources
light emitting diodes
reactors
theses
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Decision support
Asset management
Management decisions
Industry
Assets
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ferroelectric materials
barium
composite materials
porosity
permittivity

Functionally Sorted Laminated Material for Damage Resistance and Damage Tolerance

Hua, S., May 2018, 107 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Damage tolerance
Laminates
Indentation
Stiffness
Carbon

Hybrid Testing of an Aerial Refuelling Drogue

Bolien, M., 11 Jan 2018, 158 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Antennas
Robotics
Testing
Hardware
Air refueling

Integrating visual and tactile robotic perception

Corradi, T., 2018, 123 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Robotics
Sensors
Object recognition
Fusion reactions
Robots

Interoperability Assessment in Cloud Manufacturing

Mourad, M. H., May 2018, 169 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Interoperability
Production engineering
Electronic data interchange

Machining and Inspection of Multi-Feature Parts for Right-First-Time Manufacture

Eldessouky, H., Apr 2018, 218 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Machining
Inspection
Error compensation
Machine components
Product design

Numerical Investigation of Cross-Flow Tidal Turbine Hydrodynamics

Stringer, R., 2018, 244 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Turbines
Hydrodynamics
Numerical models
Benchmarking
Circular cylinders

Predicting Abnormal Combustion Phenomena In Highly Booted Spark Ignition Engines

Giles, K., 4 Jun 2018, 236 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Internal combustion engines
Ignition
Combustion knock
Engine cylinders
Brakes

Structural Chemistry of Hybrid Halide Perovskites for Thin Film Photovoltaics

Weber, O., 29 May 2018, 204 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Thin films
Iodides
Cations
Phase behavior
Neutron powder diffraction
2017

Actuation and Control of Lower Limb Prostheses

Yu, T., 23 Oct 2017

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Prosthetics
Actuators
Brushless DC motors
Controllers
Time delay
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Compressors
Turbines
Internal combustion engines
Heat transfer
Engines

Aerodynamic Loads Control Using Mini-tabs

Heathcote, D., 2017, 248 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Aerodynamic loads
Aerodynamics
Angle of attack
Actuators
Airfoils
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Inspection
Hardware
Industry
Repair
Availability

Bistable laminates for energy harvesting

Harris, P., 2017, 191 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Harvesters
Energy harvesting
Laminates
Frequency bands
Frequency response

Compensator Design for Model-in-the-Loop Testing

Hu, J., 2017, 179 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Testing
Actuators
Hydraulic actuators
Robotic arms
Robots

Design and Control of Piezoelectric Actuation for Hydraulic Valves

Persson, L., 6 Nov 2017, 202 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Reels
Hydraulics
Hysteresis
Controllers
Aerospace applications
Telecommunication
Aerospace industry
Spacecraft
Photogrammetry
Costs

Design of a Cryogenic Coolant Inducer

Whitton, D., 1 Dec 2017, 128 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Coolants
Cryogenics
Liquid nitrogen
Machining centers
Machine tools

Design of Aerospace Laminates for Multi-Axis Loading and Damage Tolerance

Nielsen, M., 2017, 223 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Damage tolerance
Laminates
Stiffness
Strain energy
Fracture mechanics
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Elastomers
Actuators
Electrodes
Electric potential
Polyacrylates

Distributed Actuation and Control for Morphing Structures

Lai, G., Jun 2017, 190 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Stiffness
Pneumatics
Actuators
Mathematical models
Describing functions

Dynamic characterisation and 1-D modelling of Turbochargers for IC Engines

Deng, Q., 11 Oct 2017

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Impact resistance
Damage detection
Composite structures
Carbon fiber reinforced plastics
Plastics

Hydrodynamics of ammonoids

Ren, Q., 1 Sep 2017, 113 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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life cycle
water resource
catchment
natural capital
metabolism

Interaction and Control of Multiple Vortices over Double Delta Wings

Zhang, X., 2017

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Vortex flow
Angle of attack
Aerodynamics
Supersonic aircraft
Flow control

Investigation into the Application of Turbo-compounding for Downsized Gasoline engines

Lu, P., 20 Oct 2017, 252 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Gasoline
Engines
Internal combustion engines
Passenger cars
Fuel economy

Photovoltaic Energy in Kuwait: A Financial and Environmental Analysis

Alazemi, F. K. A. T. S., Oct 2017

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Electricity
Economics
Toxicity
Costs
Energy policy

Piezoelectric actuation of an aero engine fuel metering valve

Bertin, M., 2017, 201 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Mountings
Stiffness
Engines
Torque motors
Actuators

Techniques for condition monitoring using cyclo-non-stationary signals

Barbini, L., Sep 2017, 161 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Condition monitoring
Vibration analysis
Digital signal processing
Rotating machinery
Aircraft engines

The Simulation and Experimental Characterisation of the Torque Converter Damper System

Aurora-Smith, A., 2017, 161 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Torque converters
Stiffness
Torque
Parameterization
Dynamometers
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Steady flow
Compressors
Gases
Heat transfer
Exhaust gas recirculation
2016

Aerodynamics Of Biplane And Tandem Wings At Low Reynolds Numbers

Jones, R., May 2016, 251 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Aerodynamics
Reynolds number
Rigid wings
Flexible wings
Angle of attack

Aeroelastic Topology Optimisation of Aircraft High Aspect Ratio Wings

Seow, Y. E., 2016, 151 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Shape optimization
Aspect ratio
Aircraft
Flutter (aerodynamics)
Sensitivity analysis
Open Access
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Life cycle assessment
Service industries
Sustainability
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Environmental impact
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Fuel consumption
Gasoline
Brakes
Engines
Exhaust gas recirculation
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Catalytic Routes to Liquid Aviation Fuels from Lignocellulosic Feedstocks

Donnelly, J., 2016, 205 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Alternative fuels
Feedstocks
Aviation
Liquids
Global warming

Certification and Design for Manufacture of Curved and Tapered Laminates

Fletcher, T., 2016, 186 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Laminates
Consolidation
Resins
Aerospace industry
Autoclaves

Characterisation of Uncured Carbon Fibre Prepreg

Erland, S., 2016, 189 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Carbon fibers
Laminates
Fibers
Stiffness
Defects

CNC Milling Toolpath Generation Using Genetic Algorithms

Essink, W., 2016, 197 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Genetic algorithms
Quantum computers
Heuristic methods
Milling (machining)
Process planning

Controlled Escape from Trapped Contact Modes in Magnetic Bearing Systems

Saket, F. Y., 2016, 173 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Magnetic bearings
Bearings (structural)
Rotors
Force measurement
Force control

Damage Propagation and Detection using Nonlinear Elastic Wave Spectroscopy in Aerospace Structures

Ginzburg, D., 10 Jun 2016, (Unpublished) 237 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Elastic waves
Aerospace industry
Carbon fiber reinforced plastics
Spectroscopy
Damage tolerance

Expanding the Functionality of Piezo-Particulate Composites

Khanbareh, H., Jun 2016, Delft, Netherlands: Materials Innovation Institute. 178 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Open Access

Fluid Dynamics of Hot Gas Ingress

Wang, X., 2016, 180 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Fluid dynamics
Seals
Gases
Turbines
Wheels

Foot placement for running robots

Bhatti, J., Jan 2016, 138 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Robots
Controllers
Ballistics
Trajectories
Hydraulic actuators

Future-Oriented Energy and Environmental Assessment of the UK Power System and Associated Technologies

O'Grady, A., 2016, 330 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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environmental assessment
electricity
energy
carbon
life cycle