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2019

An evaluation into the limitations and emerging trends of Six Sigma: an empirical study

Antony, J., Sony, M., Dempsey, M., Brennan, A., Farrington, T. & Cudney, E. A., 4 Mar 2019, In : The TQM Journal. 31, 2, p. 205-221 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Six Sigma
Evaluation
Empirical study
Black belt
Industry

A new approach to simulate low salinity water flooding in carbonate reservoir

Aljaberi, A. & Sohrabi, M., 2019, SPE Middle East Oil and Gas Show and Conference, 18-21 March, Manama, Bahrain. Society of Petroleum Engineers , SPE-195081-MS

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

Carbonates
Recovery
Water
Fluids
Computer simulation

A new multi-target tracking algorithm for a large number of orbiting objects

Delande, E., Houssineau, J., Franco, J., Frueh, C., Clark, D. & Jah, M., 13 May 2019, In : Advances in Space Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A new VIKOR-based in-sample-out-of-sample classifier with application in bankruptcy prediction

Ouenniche, J., Bouslah, K., Pérez-Gladish, B. & Xu, B., 9 Apr 2019, In : Annals of Operations Research. p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Classifiers
Industry
Finance
Sorting
Planning

An Exploratory Study into the use of Lean Six Sigma to Reduce Medication Errors in the Norwegian Public Healthcare Context

Antony, J., Forthun, S., Trakulsunti, Y., Farrington, T., McFarlane, J., Brennan, A. & Dempsey, M., 20 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Leadership in Health Services.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exploratory study
Healthcare
Lean Six Sigma
Medication
Health

An improved variable sample size and sampling interval S control chart

Khoo, M. B. C., See, M. Y., Chong, N. L. & Teoh, W. L., Feb 2019, In : Quality and Reliability Engineering International. 35, 1, p. 392-404 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sampling
Control charts
Sample size
Charts
MATLAB

An integrated haptic-enabled virtual reality system for orthognathic surgery planning

Zaragoza-Siqueiros, J., Medellin-Castillo, H. I., de la Garza-Camargo, H., Lim, T. & Ritchie, J. M., 4 Apr 2019, In : Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering. 22, 5, p. 499-517 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgery
Virtual reality
Planning
Operating rooms
Computer aided design

An integrated mathematical optimisation approach to synthesise and analyse a bioelectricity supply chain network

Ling, W. C., Verasingham, A. B., Andiappan, V., Wan, Y. K., Chew, I. M. L. & Ng, D. K. S., 26 Apr 2019, In : Energy. 178, p. 554-571 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioelectric phenomena
Supply chains
Power plants
Biomass
Economics
Open Access
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viability
plastic
environmental impact
abrasion
tensile strength

An in vitro model for studying CNS white matter: functional properties and experimental approaches

Bijland, S., Thomson, G., Euston, M., Michail, K., Thümmler, K., Mücklisch, S., Crawford, C. L., Barnett, S. C., McLaughlin, M., Anderson, T. J., Linington, C., Brown, E. R., Kalkman, E. R. & Edgar, J. M., 29 Jan 2019, In : F1000Research . 8, 117.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Time-Lapse Imaging
Motor Neuron Disease
Endocrine System
Electrophysiology
Oligodendroglia

An offset-free MPC formulation for nonlinear systems using adaptive integral controller

Hermansson, A. W. & Syafiie, S., 13 Feb 2019, In : ISA Transactions.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nonlinear systems
Nonlinear systems
controllers
Nonlinear Systems
Nonlinear Process
Gases
Polymers
Crystallization
Growth
Glycols

Anomaly detection with high resolution hyperspectral observations

Chenot, C., Yaghoobi, M., Davies, M. E. & Altmann, Y., 21 Feb 2019, 2018 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP). IEEE, p. 963-967 5 p.

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

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spatial resolution
sensor
anomaly
sampling
energy

A non-linear kinetic model of self-propelled particles with multiple equilibria

Buttà, P., Flandoli, F., Ottobre, M. & Zegarlinski, B., 8 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Kinetic and Related Models.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A note on joint mix random vectors

Xiao, Y. & Yao, J., 3 Apr 2019, In : Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Random Vector
Covariance matrix
Marginal Distribution
Gaussian distribution
Methodology

A Novel Algorithm for the Identification of Dirac Impulses from Filtered Noisy Measurements

Meignen, S., Legros, Q., Altmann, Y. & McLaughlin, S., 13 Apr 2019, In : Signal Processing. 162, p. 268-281 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Singular value decomposition
Innovation
Recovery

A novel approach to enhance the spinnability of collagen fibers by graft polymerization

Stylios, G. K. & Bazrafshan, Z., 1 Jan 2019, In : Materials Science and Engineering: C. 94, p. 108-116 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

collagens
Collagen
Grafts
polymerization
Polymerization

A novel hybrid evolutionary data-intelligence algorithm for irrigation and power production management: Application to multi-purpose reservoir systems

Yaseen, Z. M., Ehteram, M., Hossain, M. S., Fai, C. M., Koting, S. B., Mohd, N. S., Jaafar, W. Z. B., Afan, H. A., Hin, L. S., Zaini, N., Ahmed, A. N. & El-Shafie, A., 2 Apr 2019, In : Sustainability. 11, 7, 1953.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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irrigation
Irrigation
intelligence
management
bat
Prisms
Kinematics
Switches

A Novel Textile Stitch-Based Strain Sensor for Wearable End Users

Tangsirinaruenart, O. & Stylios, G. K., 7 May 2019, In : Materials. 12, 9, 17 p., 1469.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Textiles
Sensors
Acoustic impedance
Polyurethanes
Gages
Open Access
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gender
tourism
food quality
marketing
communication

Antenna Array Driven by Non-Isolated Power Amplifiers for MIMO Applications

Fan, H., Ding, Y., Goussetis, G. & Canavate Sanchez, M. J., 16 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press) p. 1-4. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Power amplifiers
Antenna arrays
Antennas
Doherty amplifiers
Millimeter waves

Antioxidant Activity, and Volatile and Phytosterol Contents of Strobilanthes crispus Dehydrated Using Conventional and Vacuum Microwave Drying Methods

Chua, L. Y. W., Chua, B. L., Figiel, A., Chong, C. H., Wojdyło, A., Szumny, A. & Choong, T. S. Y., 9 Apr 2019, In : Molecules. 24, 7, 1397.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Phytosterols
Vacuum
Microwaves
Antioxidants
alpha-Linolenic Acid

A partition of unity finite element method for nonlinear transient diffusion problems in heterogeneous materials

Malek, M., Izem, N., Seaid, M., Mohamed, M. S. & Wakrim, M., 5 Mar 2019, In : Computational and Applied Mathematics. 38, 2, 31.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heterogeneous Materials
Partition of Unity
Diffusion Problem
Nonlinear Diffusion
Finite Element Method

A Physical Model of Non-stationary Blur in Ultrasound Imaging

Besson, A., Roquette, L., Perdios, D., Simeoni, M., Arditi, M., Hurley, P., Wiaux, Y. & Thiran, J-P., 6 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Computational Imaging.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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restoration
shift
plane waves
approximation
operators

Application of HPLC–PDA–MS metabolite profiling to investigate the effect of growth temperature and day length on blackcurrant fruit

Allwood, J. W., Woznicki, T. L., Xu, Y., Foito, A., Aaby, K., Sungurtas, J., Freitag, S., Goodacre, R., Stewart, D., Remberg, S. F., Heide, O. M. & Sønsteby, A., Jan 2019, In : Metabolomics. 15, 1, 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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High performance liquid chromatography
Growth temperature
Metabolites
Fruits
Mass spectrometry

Application of Lean Six Sigma in IT support services – a case study

Gijo, E. V., Antony, J. & Sunder M., V., 8 May 2019, In : TQM Journal. 31, 3, p. 417-435 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Support services
Lean Six Sigma
Complaints
System maintenance
Design methodology

Application of Taguchi method for the optimization of Fe2+ removal from contaminated synthetic groundwater using a rotating packed bed contactor

Ismail, W. M. Z. W., Ng, Y. S., Mukherjee, S., Kundu, A., Mukhopadhyay, S., Sen Gupta, B., Hashim, M. A. & Yusoff, I., 28 Jan 2019, In : Water and Environment Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

river bank
activated carbon
groundwater
river bed
water

Applications of Continuous Improvement Methodologies in the Voluntary Sector: A Systematic Literature Review

Jevanesan, T., Antony, J., Rodgers, B. & Prashar, A., 20 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Total Quality Management and Business Excellence.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Voluntary sector
Methodology
Continuous improvement
Literature review
Staff

A Qualitative Investigation of Professional Driver Behavior Due to Socio-Economic, Cultural, Religious Factors and Its Impact on Dubai Road Safety

Tanvir, S., Habib, N. Z. & Walker, G. H., 2019, Advances in Human Aspects of Transportation: AHFE 2018. Stanton, N. (ed.). Springer, p. 764-775 12 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 786).

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

Economics
Industry

A rapid technique for the direct metallization of PDMS substrates for flexible and stretchable electronics applications

Ryspayeva, A., Jones, T. D. A., Esfahani, M. N., Shuttleworth, M. P., Harris, R. A., Kay, R. W., Desmulliez, M. P. Y. & Marques-Hueso, J., 15 Mar 2019, In : Microelectronic Engineering. 209, p. 35-40 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

copper
electronics
adhesion
metals
photolithography

A Rectifier Circuit Insensitive to the Angle of Incidence of Incoming Waves Based on a Wilkinson Power Combiner

Daskalakis, S-N., Georgiadis, A., Goussetis, G. & Tentzeris, M. M., 6 May 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Networks (circuits)
Energy harvesting
Resistors
Recycling
Costs
Open Access
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Scavenging
Sulfides
Photocatalysts
Nitrides
Oxides

A Review on the Role of Amino Acids in Gas Hydrate Inhibition, CO2 Capture and Sequestration, and Natural Gas Storage

Bavoh, C. B., Lal, B., Osei, H., Sabil, K. M. & Mukhtar, H., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 64, p. 52-71 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas hydrates
Hydrates
Natural gas
Amino Acids

Are we doing 'systems' research? An assessment of methods for climate change adaptation to hydrohazards in a complex world

Bedinger, M., Beevers, L., Collet, L. & Visser, A., 22 Feb 2019, In : Sustainability. 11, 4, 1163.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Climate change
climate change
Drought
Sustainable development
Hazards

A risk-based modelling approach to maintenance optimization of railway rolling stock: A case study of pantograph system

Dinmohammadi, F., 7 May 2019, In : Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering. 25, 2, p. 272-293 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pantographs
Inspection
Costs
Cost functions
Modeling

Array-Fed Fabry-Perot Cavity Antenna for Two-Dimensional Beam Steering

Comite, D., Gomez-Guillamon Buendia, V., Burghignoli, P., Baccarelli, P., Podilchak, S. K. & Galli, A., 14 Jan 2019, 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting. IEEE, p. 1873-1874 2 p. (International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting).

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

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pencil beams
beam steering
Antenna feeders
phased arrays
antennas

A self-assembled nanotube supported by halogen bonding interactions

Kennedy, S. R., Main, M. U., Pulham, C. R., Ling, I. & Dalgarno, S. J., 7 Feb 2019, In : CrystEngComm. 21, 5, p. 786-790 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Halogens
halogens
Nanotubes
nanotubes
Calixarenes

A Simple and Accurate Method for Extracting Super Wideband Electrical Properties of the Printed Circuit Board

Wu, Y-W., Hao, Z-C., Tao, M-C., Wang, X. & Hong, J-S., 16 Apr 2019, In : IEEE Access.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Printed circuit boards
Substrate integrated waveguides
Circular waveguides
Electric properties
Chebyshev filters

Assessing The Uncertainty In Hydrocarbon Distributions In The Transition Zone Of A Giant Carbonate Reservoir

Albreiki, M., Geiger, S., Corbett, P. W. M. & AlAmeri, S., 18 Feb 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

transition zone
hydrocarbon
carbonate
modeling
wettability

Assessment of Lean Six Sigma Readiness (LESIRE) for manufacturing industries using fuzzy logic

Sreedharan V., R., Raju, R., Sunder M., V. & Antony, J., 4 Feb 2019, In : International Journal of Quality and Reliability Management. 36, 2, p. 137-161 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Readiness
Manufacturing industries
Lean Six Sigma
Fuzzy logic
Evaluation model

A stochastic implementation of the APCI model for mortality projections

Richards, S. J., Currie, I. D., Kleinow, T. & Ritchie, G. P., 28 Mar 2019, In : British Actuarial Journal. 24, e13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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mortality
targeting
simulation
Anisotropy
Surface roughness
Geometry
Error analysis
Flow of fluids

A Stock Market Trading System Based on Foreign and Domestic Information

Brzeszczynski, J. & Ibrahim, B. M., 15 Mar 2019, In : Expert Systems with Applications. 118, p. 381-399 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fuzzy logic
Momentum
Systems analysis
Economics
Costs
Solar radiation
Acoustic waves

A systematic literature review and meta-analysis of real-world interventions for cognitive ageing in healthy older adults

Vaportzis, E., Niechcial, M. A. & Gow, A. J., Mar 2019, In : Ageing Research Reviews. 50, p. 110-130 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Trail Making Test
Meta-Analysis
Aptitude
Control Groups
Randomized Controlled Trials
Open Access
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Business activity
Entrepreneurship
Value orientations
Primacy
Work Choices

Atomically-thin quantum dots integrated with lithium niobate photonic chips

White, D., Branny, A., Chapman, R. J., Picard, R., Brotons-Gisbert, M., Boes, A., Peruzzo, A., Bonato, C. & Gerardot, B. D., 1 Feb 2019, In : Optical Materials Express. 9, 2, p. 441-448 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Photonics
Semiconductor quantum dots
Lithium
Networks (circuits)
Photons
image analysis
mudstone
microstructure
mud
electron microscopy

Automatic migration velocity estimation for prestack time migration

Dong, C., Wang, S., Zhang, J., Ma, J. & Zhang, H., May 2019, In : Geophysics. 84, 3, p. U1-U11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Curve fitting
least squares method
cost
interpolation
Costs