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Eye Centre Localisation with Convolutional Neural Network Based Regression (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Zhang, W., & Smith, M. (in press). Eye Centre Localisation with Convolutional Neural Network Based Regression

This paper introduces convolutional neural network regression models based on the Inception-v3 and the DenseNet architectures for accurate and real-time eye centre localisation. At a normalised error of e < 0.05, the proposed method yields an accurac... Read More

Air Pollution 2019 (2019)
Conference Proceeding
(2019). Air Pollution 2019. In G. Passerini, C. Borrego, J. Longhurst, M. Lopes, & J. Barnes (Eds.), WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment

Robotic Ceramic Paste Extrusion for Industrial Prototyping and Production (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Huson, D. (in press). Robotic Ceramic Paste Extrusion for Industrial Prototyping and Production

Ceramic additive layer manufacture employs a range of different technologies including ceramic paste extrusion, powder/ binder jet and UV and daylight cure ceramic loaded resins. Each of these technologies has its own set of advantages and disadvanta... Read More

Numerical study of pin-fin cooling on gas turbine blades (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Effendy, M., Yao, Y., Sugati, D., & Tjahjono, T. (in press). Numerical study of pin-fin cooling on gas turbine blades. In EXPLORING RESOURCES, PROCESS AND DESIGN FOR SUSTAINABLE URBAN DEVELOPMENT: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Engineering, Technology, and Industrial Application (ICETIA) 2018, 060022. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5112493

This paper describes a numerical study of internal pin-fin cooling performance of a trailing-edge cutback configuration for gas turbine blade. The study was performed at two steps: first, to validate simulation results from an existing TE cutback coo... Read More

Pin-fin shape and orientation effects on wall heat transfer predictions of gas turbine blade (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Effendy, M., Yao, Y., Yao, J., & Marchant, D. R. (in press). Pin-fin shape and orientation effects on wall heat transfer predictions of gas turbine blade. In EXPLORING RESOURCES, PROCESS AND DESIGN FOR SUSTAINABLE URBAN DEVELOPMENT: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Engineering, Technology, and Industrial Application (ICETIA) 2018, 020008. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5112392

Turbine blades are often exposed to the ‘hot’ gas environment and thus it is essential to apply effective cooling technique to extend the blade lifetime. In the present work, wall heat transfer characteristics inside a blade trailing-edge coolant pas... Read More

Incremental development of business process architecture using the design science research methodology (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Sabri, M., Odeh, M., & Saad, M. (2019). Incremental development of business process architecture using the design science research methodology

This paper presents a new approach to developing a business process architecture using the design science research methodology. It is also part of the research framework development that generates a business process architecture using semantic knowle... Read More

Enhancing user fairness in OFDMA radio access networks through machine learning (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Comsa, I., Zhang, S., Aydin, M., Kuonen, P., Trestian, R., & Ghinea, G. (2019). Enhancing user fairness in OFDMA radio access networks through machine learning. In 2019 Wireless Days (WD), 1-8. https://doi.org/10.1109/WD.2019.8734262

The problem of radio resource scheduling subject to fairness satisfaction is very challenging even in future radio access networks. Standard fairness criteria aim to find the best trade-off between overall throughput maximization and user fairness sa... Read More

THU0702-HPR Patient understanding of risks of methotrexate and anti-TNF therapy: A cross-sectional study (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Jackson, L., Murray, N., Plummer, Z., Marshall, R., & Ndosi, M. (in press). THU0702-HPR Patient understanding of risks of methotrexate and anti-TNF therapy: A cross-sectional study. In Health Professionals in Rheumatology Abstracts, 648-648. https://doi.org/10.1136...heumdis-2019-eular.7638

Background: Patient education is an important part of the management of rheumatic and other diseases. Since patients do not have the same needs, it is crucial to assess needs of a targeted group to be able to tailor educational interventions. Obje... Read More

Environmental technologies for remediation of contaminated lands in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria: Opportunities for ecosystem services to host communities (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Tota-Maharaj, K., & Ngene, S. (in press). Environmental technologies for remediation of contaminated lands in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria: Opportunities for ecosystem services to host communities

Several remediation technologies have been tried in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria to address the persistent hydrocarbon contamination with little or no success as they are either inappropriate for the environment and thus complete remediation is... Read More

Motherhood as an athletic career transition in female Olympic athletes (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Roberts, C., & Kenttä, G. (2019). Motherhood as an athletic career transition in female Olympic athletes. https://doi.org/10.1123/wspaj.2018-0045

Background: Motherhood has been deemed incompatible with an athletic career, with women encouraged to end their involvement in sport to have children. However, there are a growing number of women who achieve both personal and high-performance sport g... Read More

A classification and framework for measuring sustainability supply chain risk indices in small and medium enterprises (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Sutrisno, A., Kumar, V., Handayani, D., Arief, R., Virdhian, S., & Punuhsingon, C. (2019). A classification and framework for measuring sustainability supply chain risk indices in small and medium enterprises

Considering its significant contribution to the global Gross Domestic Product, improving an understanding of risks affecting the sustainability of operation in small and medium enterprises in a networked economy is undeniably important. Unfortunate... Read More

Secure social media spaces for communities of vulnerable people (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Pimenidis, E., & Polatidis, N. (in press). Secure social media spaces for communities of vulnerable people

This paper presents a proposal for developing secure social media spaces for groups of people that could be vulnerable to external influences. These could be refuges from war torn or politically unstable countries that could be persecuted by politica... Read More

OntoSoS.QR: Semantic representation of quality requirements metamodel for systems of systems (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Qaddoumi, E., Odeh, M., Khan, Z., & Kossmann, M. (in press). OntoSoS.QR: Semantic representation of quality requirements metamodel for systems of systems. https://doi.org/10.1109/ACIT.2018.8672693

Semantic representation is increasingly used in today’s works. With interoperability issues between different constituent systems in the Systems of Systems (SoS) arrangement, it is necessary to have a common vocabulary between heterogenetic systems t... Read More

The challenges of GSCM implementation in the UK manufacturing SMEs (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Kumar, V., Sabri, S., Garza-Reyes, J., Nadeem, S., Kumari, A., & Akkaranggoon, S. (in press). The challenges of GSCM implementation in the UK manufacturing SMEs

The importance of green supply chain management has long attracted the interest of both researchers and practitioners in the industry. As environmental concerns are becoming one of the major issues discussed in the 21st century, countries with manufa... Read More

Improving the reliability of warehouse operations in the 3PL industry: An Australian 3PL case study (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Dieu Ho, T., Daniel, J., Nadeem, S., Garza_Reyes, J., & Kumar, V. (in press). Improving the reliability of warehouse operations in the 3PL industry: An Australian 3PL case study

Warehouses play an important value-adding role to provide a competitive edge to any organization, and support business growth and efficiency throughout their supply chains. This paper explores warehouse operations (i.e. receiving, put away, picking,... Read More

An agent-based approach for strategic alignment in enterprise systems: A cancer care case (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Aydin, M. E., Oztemel, E., Nashawati, D., Odeh, M., & Mansour, A. (2019). An agent-based approach for strategic alignment in enterprise systems: A cancer care case. In M. Odeh, & F. Kharbat (Eds.),

Enterprise systems are viewed as large-scale software systems, which are usually assembled through a number of protocols inspired by political coalitions. This is due to the fact that incompatibilities emerge through the nature of subsystems can only... Read More

A semantically-enriched quality governance framework for systems of systems applied to Cancer Care (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Qaddoumi, E., Odeh, M., Khan, Z., Kossmann, M., Tbakhi, A., & Mansour, A. (in press). A semantically-enriched quality governance framework for systems of systems applied to Cancer Care

Quality Governance of Systems of Systems (SoS) is a very complex challenge, given that participating systems in the arrangement are often not under direct control and they have different life cycles; yet one has to ensure that the required level of q... Read More

A metaheuristic search framework to derive Cancer Care Services from business process models (2019)
Conference Proceeding
Aljawawdeh, H., Odeh, M., Simons, C., & Lebzo, N. (in press). A metaheuristic search framework to derive Cancer Care Services from business process models

Cancer Care involves not only handling patients’ medical or physical needs but also other services to facilitate patient needs which are underpinned by appropriate software systems that assist in patient care processes. The Service-Oriented Architect... Read More

Beyond Lending (2018)
Conference Proceeding
Lovesmith, G. (2018). Beyond Lending

When do supervisor expectations for creativity lead to newcomer innovative role orientation (2018)
Conference Proceeding
Chen, J., & Cooper-Thomas, H. (in press). When do supervisor expectations for creativity lead to newcomer innovative role orientation

Using a role theory perspective, this study investigated contingent conditions under which supervisor expectations for creativity is related to newcomer innovative role orientation. Longitudinal data were collected from 161 graduates from a universit... Read More