The University of Wollongong Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences was formed in 2013 following an organisational restructure. It comprised an amalgamation of the former Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Informatics.

Related series: EIS Papers: Part A; Faculty of Engineering - Papers (Archive); and Faculty of Informatics - Papers (Archive).


Papers from 2018

Excess Pore Water Pressure Generation and Mud Pumping in Railways under Cyclic Loading, Aruni Lakmali Abeywickrama Bamunusing Kankanamge, Buddhima Indraratna, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

Experimental evidence of liquid feeding during solidification of a steel, Gautam Agarwal, Murugaiyan Amirthalingam, Suk Chun Moon, Rian J. Dippenaar, Ian Richardson, and Marcel Hermans


Study of Solidification Cracking in a Transformation-Induced Plasticity-Aided Steel, Gautam Agarwal, A Kumar, H Gao, Murugaiyan Amirthalingam, Suk Chun Moon, Rian J. Dippenaar, Ian Richardson, and Marcel Hermans


Load forecasting under changing climatic conditions for the city of Sydney, Australia, Tanvir Ahmed, Dao Hoang Vu, Kashem M. Muttaqi, and Ashish P. Agalgaonkar


Mechanisms of stabilization of expansive soil with lignosulfonate admixture, Dennis Pere Alazigha, Buddhima Indraratna, J S. Vinod, and Ana Heitor


Factors Affecting the Bond Strength Between the Fly Ash-based Geopolymer Concrete and Steel Reinforcement, Mustafa Sameer Abdulkareem Al-azzawi, Tao Yu, and Muhammad N. S Hadi

Learning Planning Model for Semantic Process Compensation, Ahmad Alelaimat, Metta Santipuri, Yingzhi Gou, and Aditya K. Ghose

Misalignment between business and IT strategic objectives in Saudi Arabia public sector organisations, Abdulaziz Alghazi, Mengxiang Li, Tingru Cui, Samuel Fosso Wamba, and Jun Shen


Effect of Geogrid Reinforcement on the Flexural Behaviour of Concrete Pavements, Abbas Sahib Abd-Ali Al-Hedad and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Modeling and Experimental Evaluation of Bending Behavior of Soft Pneumatic Actuators Made of Discrete Actuation Chambers, Gursel Alici, Taylor Canty, Rahim Mutlu, Weiping Hu, and Vitor Sencadas

Technical Note: Penumbral width trimming in solid lung dose profiles for 0.9 and 1.5 T MRI-Linac prototypes, Sarah Alnaghy, Jarrad Begg, Trent Causer, Thahabah Alharthi, Laura Glaubes, Bin Dong, Armia George, Lois C. Holloway, and Peter E. Metcalfe


Influence of Steel Fibres on the Behaviour of RPC Circular Columns Under Different Loading Conditions, Ahmed Al-Tikrite and Muhammad N. S Hadi

Small sample inference for probabilistic index models, Gustavo Amorim, Olivier Thas, Karel K. Vermeulen, Stijn Vansteelandt, and Jan De Neve


Detailed balance as a quantum-group symmetry of Kraus operators, Andreas Andersson


Physical cleaning techniques to control fouling during the pre-concentration of high suspended-solid content solutions for resource recovery by forward osmosis, Ashley Ansari, Faisal I. Hai, Tao He, William E. Price, and Long D. Nghiem


Assessing the integration of forward osmosis and anaerobic digestion for simultaneous wastewater treatment and resource recovery, Ashley Ansari, Faisal I. Hai, William E. Price, Hao H. Ngo, Wenshan Guo, and Long D. Nghiem


Biocatalytic degradation of pharmaceuticals, personal care products, industrial chemicals, steroid hormones and pesticides in a membrane distillation-enzymatic bioreactor, Muhammad Bilal Asif, Faisal I. Hai, Jinguo Kang, Jason P. Van De Merwe, Frederic Leusch, William E. Price, and Long D. Nghiem

Impact of Pharmaceutically Active Compounds in Marine Environment on Aquaculture, Muhammad Bilal Asif, Faisal I. Hai, William E. Price, and Long D. Nghiem

An Experimental Study on the Shear Performance of Fully Encapsulated Cable Bolts in Single Shear Test, Naj Aziz, Haleh Rasekh, Ali Mirza, Guanyu Yang, Saman Khaleghparast, and Jan Nemcik

A construction for {0,1,-1} orthogonal matrices visualized, N A. Balonin and Jennifer Seberry

An Elastic Visco-Plastic Model for Soft Soil with Reference to Radial Consolidation, Pankaj Baral, Buddhima Indraratna, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

Stone Column-Stabilized Soft-Soil Performance Influenced by Clogging and Lateral Deformation: Laboratory and Numerical Evaluation, Sudip Basack, Firman Siahaan, Buddhima Indraratna, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

Evaluating the effect of a Web-based e-learning tool for health professional education on clinical vancomycin use: a comparative study, Stuart Bond, Shelley P. Crowther, Suman Adhikari, Ping Yu, Adriana J. Chubaty, Jay Borchard, Craig S. Boutlis, Wilfred W. Yeo, and Spiros Miyakis

Metamorphic testing of navigation software: A pilot study with Google Maps, Joshua Brown, Zhiquan Zhou, and Yang-Wai Chow


Investigation of the radiation dose from cone-beam CT for image-guided radiotherapy: A comparison of methodologies, Jarryd Buckley, Dean Wilkinson, Alessandra Malaroda, and Peter E. Metcalfe

Semiconductor real-time quality assurance dosimetry in brachytherapy, Mauro Carrara, Dean L. Cutajar, Saree Alnaghy, Anthony A. Espinoza, Anna Romanyukha, Stefano Presilla, Chiara Tenconi, Annamaria Cerrotta, Carlo Fallai, Mitra Safavi-Naeini, Marco Petasecca, Alannah Kejda, Michael L. F Lerch, Stephanie Corde, Michael A. Jackson, Andrew Howie, Joseph A. Bucci, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld

Predicting the performance of embankments on PVD-improved subsoils, Jin-Chun Chai, Jack Shen, Martin D. Liu, and Da-Jun Yuan

Compressive behaviour of square fibre-reinforced polymer-concrete-steel hybrid multi-tube concrete columns, Chun Wa Chan, Tao Yu, and Shi Shun Zhang

Improvement of bonding strength of horizontal twin-roll cast steel/aluminum clad sheet by electromagnetic fields, Gang Chen, Jintao Li, and Guangming Xu

Degradation of ferritic stainless steels at 1200 °C in air, Xiawei Cheng, Zhengyi Jiang, Brian J. Monaghan, Raymond Longbottom, Dongbin Wei, Ay Ching Hee, and Laizhu Jiang


Delay-dependent Fault-Tolerant Shape Control for Stochastic Distribution Systems, Yu Cheng, Long Chen, Tao Li, and Haiping Du


Structural Principles Analysis of Host-Pathogen Protein-Protein Interactions: A Structural Bioinformatics Survey, Huaming Chen, William Guo, Jun Shen, Lei Wang, and Jiangning Song

Approximate spatio-temporal top-k publish/subscribe, Lisi Chen and Shuo Shang


Metamorphic Testing: A Review of Challenges and Opportunities, Tsong Yueh Chen, Fei-Ching Kuo, Huai Liu, Pak-Lok Poon, Dave Towey, T H. Tse, and Zhiquan Zhou

Analytic properties of American option prices under a modified Black-Scholes equation with spatial fractional derivatives, Wenting Chen, Kai Du, and Xinzi Qiu

Application of MOSkin detector for in vivo dosimetry on total skin electron therapy (TSET), Jae Hyuk Choi, Dean L. Cutajar, Peter E. Metcalfe, and Simon J. Downes

Analytical Modelling of Indian-made Biodegradable Jute Drains for soft soil Stabilization: Progress and Challenges, Kirti Choudhary, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, Buddhima Indraratna, and P Choudhury


Cooperative Secret Sharing Using QR Codes and Symmetric Keys, Yang-Wai Chow, Willy Susilo, Joseph Tonien, Elena Vlahu-Gjorgievska, and Guomin Yang


Embedding and Extension Properties of Hadamard Matrices Revisited, Dimitrios Christou, Marilena Mitrouli, and Jennifer Seberry

Numerical analysis and experimental investigation into the effects of manufacturing errors on the running accuracy of the aerostatic porous spindle, Hailong Cui, Yang Wang, Xiaobin Yue, Ming Huang, Wei Wang, and Zhengyi Jiang

A simple model for transit dosimetry based on a water equivalent EPID, Shrikant Deshpande, Samuel J. Blake, Aitang Xing, Peter E. Metcalfe, Lois C. Holloway, and Philip J. Vial

An Improved 3D Surface Reconstruction Method Based on Three Wavelength Phase Shift Profilometry, Mingjun Ding, Jiangtao Xi, Guangxu Li, Limei Song, and Philip O. Ogunbona

Control technology for soft rock roadway in inclined coal seam: A case study in Nui Beo mine, Quang Ninh, Vietnam, Dao Viet Doan, Hongchao Zhao, Jiantao Cao, Chen Yong, and Wang Meng


Multizone Soundfield Reproduction With Privacy- and Quality-Based Speech Masking Filters, Jacob Donley, Christian H. Ritz, and W Kleijn

Secure Message Communication Protocol among Vehicles in Smart City, Amit Dua, Neeraj Kumar, Ashok Kumar Das, and Willy Susilo

Development and trend of condition monitoring and fault diagnosis of multi-sensors information fusion for rolling bearings: a review, Zhihe Duan, Tonghai Wu, Shuaiwei Guo, Tao Shao, Reza Malekian, and Zhixiong Li


A novel electrospun, hydrophobic, and elastomeric styrene-butadiene-styrene membrane for membrane distillation applications, Hung Duong, Dan Chuai, Yun Chul Woo, Ho Kyong Shon, Long D. Nghiem, and Vitor Sencadas

Conformation of graphene folding around single-walled carbon nanotubes, Tom Dyer, Ngamta Thamwattana, and Barry J. Cox

A multi-objective design optimisation strategy for hybrid photovoltaic thermal collector (PVT)-solar air heater (SAH) systems with fins, Wenke Fan, Georgios Kokogiannakis, and Zhenjun Ma


Engineering Properties of Ambient Cured Alkali-Activated Slag-Fly Ash Concrete Reinforced with Different Types of Steel Fiber, Nabeel Farhan, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Experimental Investigation on the Effect of Corrosion on the Bond Between Reinforcing Steel Bars and Fibre Reinforced Geopolymer Concrete, Nabeel Farhan, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi

Resonant responses of three-layered shear-deformable microbeams, Hamed Farokhi, Mergen H. Ghayesh, Alireza Gholipour, and Shahid Hussain

A novel design procedure for designing linear generators, Omar Farrok, Md Rabiul Islam, Youguang Guo, Jian Guo Zhu, and Wei Xu

A Split Translator Secondary Stator Permanent Magnet Linear Generator for Oceanic Wave Energy Conversion, Omar Farrok, Md Rabiul Islam, Md Rafiqul Islam Sheikh, Youguang Guo, and Jianguo Zhu


Mechanical behaviour of micro-fine steel fibre reinforced sulphoaluminate cement composite, Hu Feng, Gang Chen, Muhammad N. S Hadi, M Neaz Sheikh, and Bowen Zhou

Gamification artifacts and crowdsourcing participation: Examining the mediating role of intrinsic motivations, Yuanyue Feng, Hua Jonathan Ye, Yinghua Yu, Congcong Yang, and Tingru Cui

Quantifying the uncertainty of a model-reconstructed soilscape for archaeological land evaluation, Peter Finke, A Jafari, A Zwertvaegher, and Olivier Thas

Privacy-preserving Naive Bayes classifiers secure against the substitution-then-comparison attack, Chong Gao, Qiong Cheng, Pei He, Willy Susilo, and Jin Li


Investigation on the Vibration Effect of Shock Wave in Rock Burst by In Situ Microseismic Monitoring, Mingshi Gao, Hongchao Zhao, Yichao Zhao, Xiaojun Gao, and Xiangyu Wang

A CCA-secure key-policy attribute-based proxy re-encryption in the adaptive corruption model for dropbox data sharing system, Chunpeng Ge, Willy Susilo, Liming Fang, Jiandong Wang, and Yunqing Shi

Coupled nonlinear instability of cable subjected to combined hydrodynamic and ice loads, Ritwik Ghoshal, Anurag Yenduri, Aziz Ahmed, Xudong Qian, and R. K. Jaiman

Human behavior in online social networks, Joshua Gillen, Mark Freeman, and Holly Tootell


Behaviour of carbon fibre-reinforced polymer-confined hollow circular concrete columns with inner polyvinyl chloride tube, Hussamaldeen GOAIZ, Tao Yu, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Quality Evaluation Tests for Tensile Strength of Reactive Powder Concrete, Hussamaldeen GOAIZ, Tao Yu, and Muhammad N. S Hadi

Comparison of a one- and two-stage mixed model analysis of Australia's National Variety Trial Southern Region wheat data, Beverley J. Gogel, Alison B. Smith, and Brian R. Cullis

Look before you LIEEP: Practicalities of using ecological systems social marketing to improve thermal comfort, Ross Gordon, Katherine A. Butler, Paul Cooper, Gordon R. Waitt, and Christopher A. Magee

Empirically testing the concept of value-in-behavior and its relevance for social marketing, Ross Gordon, Sally Dibb, Christopher A. Magee, Paul Cooper, and Gordon R. Waitt

3D shape measurement of moving object with FFT-based spatial matching, Qinghua Guo, Yuxi Ruan, Jiangtao Xi, Limei Song, Xin-jun Zhu, Yanguang Yu, and Jun Tong


Effects of fly ash characteristics and alkaline activator components on compressive strength of fly ash-based geopolymer mortar, Muhammad N. S Hadi, Mustafa Sameer Abdulkareem Al-azzawi, and Tao Yu


Axial and flexural behaviour of circular reinforced concrete columns strengthened with reactive powder concrete jacket and fibre reinforced polymer wrapping, Muhammad N. S Hadi, Atheer Hilal Mahdi Al - Gburi, M Neaz Sheikh, and Allister T. Carrigan


Experimental investigation of CFRP confined hollow core Reactive Powder Concrete columns, Muhammad N. S Hadi, Hussamaldeen GOAIZ, and Tao Yu


Behavior of High-Strength Concrete Columns Reinforced with Galvanized Steel Equal-Angle Sections under Different Loading Conditions, Muhammad N. S Hadi, Ayoob Ibrahim, and M Neaz Sheikh

Microscopic plastic response in a bulk nano-structured TiAl intermetallic compound processed by high-pressure torsion, Jae Han, Xi Li, Rian J. Dippenaar, Klaus-Dieter Liss, and Megumi Kawasaki

Tribo-corrosion performance of filtered-arc-deposited tantalum coatings on Ti-13Nb-13Zr alloy for bio-implants applications, Ay Ching Hee, Phil J. Martin, Avi Bendavid, Sina S. Jamali, and Yue Zhao

Hardened raceway calculation analysis of a three-row roller slewing bearing, Peiyu He, Rong Liu, Rongjing Hong, Hua Wang, Guo Yang, and Cheng Lu


A closed-form pricing formula for European options under the Heston model with stochastic interest rate, Xinjiang He and Song-Ping Zhu

Skeleton Optical Spectra-Based Action Recognition Using Convolutional Neural Networks, Yonghong Hou, Zhaoyang Li, Pichao Wang, and Wanqing Li

Development of a nodal model for predicting the vertical temperature profile in a stratum-ventilated room, Chao Huan, Fenghao Wang, X Wu, Zhang Lin, Zhenjun Ma, and Zhihua Wang

Delta Operator-Based Fault Estimation and Fault-Tolerant Model Predictive Control for Steer-By-Wire Systems, Chao Huang, Fazel Naghdy, and Haiping Du

Delta Operator-Based Model Predictive Control With Fault Compensation for Steer-by-Wire Systems, Chao Huang, Fazel Naghdy, and Haiping Du

A theoretical and experimental study on the stiffness of aerostatic thrust bearings with vacuum preloading, Ming Huang, Hailong Cui, Pinkuan Liu, Mengyang Li, Yueqing Zheng, and Zhengyi Jiang

Hot carrier relaxation in three dimensional gapped Dirac semi-metals, Sunchao Huang, Matthew Sanderson, Jie Tian, Qinjun Chen, Fengqiu Wang, and C Zhang


A novel selection method of seismic attributes based on gray relational degree and support vector machine, Yaping Huang, Haijun Yang, Xuemei Qi, Reza Malekian, Olivia Pfeiffer, and Zhixiong Li


Class A and C predictions for Ballina trial embankment with vertical drains using standard test data from industry and large diameter test specimens, Buddhima Indraratna, Pankaj Baral, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, and Darshana Perera


Inception of geohydraulic failures in granular soils - an experimental and theoretical treatment, Buddhima Indraratna, Jahanzaib Israr, and M Li


Evaluating the Properties of Mixtures of Steel Furnace Slag, Coal Wash, and Rubber Crumbs Used as Subballast, Buddhima Indraratna, Yujie Qi, and Ana Heitor


A stabilization theorem for Fell bundles over groupoids, Marius Ionescu, Alexander Kumjian, Aidan Sims, and Dana P. Williams


The effect of calcium aluminates on the coke analogue gasification, Apsara S. Jayasekara, Brian J. Monaghan, and Raymond Longbottom

Influence of Osmotic Suction and Tree Roots on the Stability of Coastal Soils, Balagalla Ralalage Pubudu Jayathilaka, Buddhima Indraratna, and Ana Heitor

Separation of multiple speech sources by recovering sparse and non-sparse components from B-format microphone recordings, Maoshen Jia, Jundai Sun, Changchun Bao, and Christian H. Ritz


Multiple speech source separation using inter-channel correlation and relaxed sparsity, Maoshen Jia, Jundai Sun, and Xiguang Zheng

On the Second Boundary Value Problem for Monge-Ampère Type Equations and Geometric Optics, Feida Jiang and Neil Trudinger

Efficient and Adaptive Procurement Protocol with Purchasing Privacy, Peng Jiang, Fuchun Guo, Willy Susilo, Man Ho Au, Xinyi Huang, and Joseph K. Liu


Effect of hydraulic retention time on the performance of a hybrid moving bed biofilm reactor-membrane bioreactor system for micropollutants removal from municipal wastewater, Qi Jiang, Hao H. Ngo, Long D. Nghiem, Faisal I. Hai, William E. Price, Jian Zhang, Shuang Liang, L J. Deng, and Wenshan Guo

Ciphertext-policy attribute-based encryption against key-delegation abuse in fog computing, Yinhao Jiang, Willy Susilo, Yi Mu, and Funchun Guo

Effects of microrolling parameters on the microstructure and deformation behavior of pure copper, Yi Jing, Hong Mei Zhang, Hao Wu, Lian-Jie Li, Hong-Bin Jia, and Zhengyi Jiang


Tunable smart digital structure (SDS) to modularly assemble soft actuators with layered adhesive bonding, Hu Jin, Erbao Dong, Min Xu, Qirong Xia, Shuai Liu, Weihua Li, and Jie Yang

Characterisation of a MOSFET-based detector for dose measurement under megavoltage electron beam radiotherapy, Weiloong Jong, Ngiemin Ung, A Tiong, Anatoly B. Rosenfeld, and Jeannie Hsiu Ding Wong

On the performance of blanking nonlinearity in real-valued OFDM-based PLC, Filbert H. Juwono, Qinghua Guo, Defeng (David) Huang, Yifan Chen, Lu Xu, and Kitpo Wong


Local buckling of steel plates in concrete-filled steel tubular columns at elevated temperatures, Ghanim Mohammed Kamil, Qing Quan Liang, and Muhammad N. S Hadi