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: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences - Papers.

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Papers from 2012

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Analysis of N-nitrosamines in water by isotope dilution gas chromatography-electron ionisation tandem mass spectrometry, James A. McDonald, Nick B. Harden, Long Nghiem, and Stuart J. Khan

A comparison of X-ray and proton beam low energy secondary electron track structures using the low energy models of Geant4, Aimee L. McNamara, Susanna Guatelli, Dale A. Prokopovich, Mark I. Reinhard, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld

Magneto-optical imaging of superconducting MgB2 joints, P Mikheenko, V V. Yurchenko, and T H. Johansen

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Infrared phonon anomaly and magnetic excitations in single-crystal Cu3Bi(SeO3)2O2Cl, K H. Miller, P W. Stephens, C Martin, E Constable, R A. Lewis, H Berger, G L. Carr, and D B. Tanner

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Dynamics of flux-line bundles and voltage-current characteristics in a Ba(K)Fe2As2 single crystal, K H. Muller, S K. H Lam, Xiaolin Wang, and S X. Dou

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Kinematic analysis of electroactive polymer actuators as soft and smart structures with more DoF than inputs, Rahim Mutlu, Gursel Alici, and Weihua Li

Performance of polymer skin spray-on liner in coal mines, Jan Anton Nemcik, Ian Porter, and Ernest Y. Baafi

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Large excavations and their effect on displacement of land boundaries, Jan Nemcik, Naj Aziz, and Ting Ren

Modelling trilayer conjugated polymer actuators for their sensorless position control, Chuc Huu Nguyen, Gursel Alici, and G G. Wallace

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Removal of trace organic contaminants by a membrane bioreactor-granular activated carbon (MBR -GAC) system, Luong N. Nguyen, Faisal I. Hai, Jinguo Kang, William E. Price, and Long Nghiem

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The effect of the strain rate on soft soil behaviour under cyclic loading, Jing Ni, Buddhima Indraratna, X Y. Geng, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

Improved performance of railway ballast under impact loads using shock mats, Sanjay Nimbalkar, Buddhima Indraratna, Sujit Kumar Dash, and David Christie

Performance improvement of railway ballast using shock mats and synthetic grids, Sanjay Nimbalkar, Buddhima Indraratna, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

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Effect of coal fines on the shear strength and deformation characteristics of ballast, S S. Nimbalkar, Buddhima Indraratna, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, and M Martin

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Evolutionary algorithm for water storage forecasting response to climate change with small data sets: The Wolonghu Wetland, China, Qingwei Ni, Li Wang, Binghui Zheng, and Muttucumaru Sivakumar

A leavening strategy to prepare reduced graphene oxide foams, Zhiqiang Niu, Xiaodong Chen, Huey Hoon Hng, Jan Ma, and Xiaodong Chen

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A "skeleton/skin"strategy for preparing ultrathin free-standing single-walled carbon nanotube/polyaniline films for high performance supercapacitor electrodes, Zhiqiang Niu, Pingshan Luan, Qi Shao, Haibo Dong, Jinzhu Li, Jun Chen, Duan Zhao, Le Cai, Weiya Zhou, Xiaodong Chen, and Sishen Xie

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Impact of mechanical bending on the electrochemical performance of bendable lithium batteries with paper-like free-standing V2O5-polypyrrole cathodes, Lukman Noerochim, Jia-Zhao Wang, David Wexler, Md Mokhlesur Rahman, Jun Chen, and Hua Liu

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A new adaptive fuzzy-hybrid control strategy of semi-active suspension with magneto-rheological damper, Pipit Wahyu Nugroho, H Du, W H. Li, and G Alici

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Electron contamination modeling and skin dose in 6 MV longitudinal field MRIgRT: Impact of the MRI and MRI fringe field, Bradley Oborn, Peter E. Metcalfe, Martin Butson, Anatoly B. Rosenfeld, and P J. Keall

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Class a prediction of a piled relieving slab using uncoupled models, David Oliveira, Dan Gorman, and Frances Badelow

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Electrochemical characteristics of layered Li1.95Mn0.9Co0.15O3 (C2/m) as a lithium-battery cathode, Kiyoshi Ozawa, Yasuhiro Nakao, Takashi Mochiku, Zhenxiang Cheng, Lianzhou Wang, Hideo Iwai, Yoshinori Tsuchiya, Hiroki Fujii, and Naoki Igawa

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Automated offline programming for robotic welding system with high degree of freedoms, Zengxi Pan, Joseph Polden, Nathan P. Larkin, Stephen van Duin, and John Norrish

High strength thin-walled rectangular concrete-filled steel tubular slender beam-columns, Part I: modeling, Vipulkumar Ishvarbhai Patel, Qing Quan Liang, and Muhammad N. S Hadi

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Inelastic stability analysis of high strength rectangular concrete-filled steel tubular slender beam-columns, Vipulkumar Ishvarbhai Patel, Qing Quan Liang, and Muhammad N. S Hadi

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Armouring by precipitates and the associated reduction in hydraulic conductivity of recycled concrete aggregates used in a novel PRB for the treatment of acidic groundwater, Punyama Pathirage, Buddhima Indraratna, Long Duc Nghiem, Laura Banasiak, and Gyanendra Regmi

Modeling and parameter identification of a magneto-rheological damper with a force-lag phenomenon, Gangrou Peng, W H. Li, H Du, G Alici, and H X. deng

3D network magnetophotonic crystals fabricated on Morpho butterfly wing templates, Wenhong Peng, Shenmin Zhu, Wanlin Wang, Wang Zhang, Jiajun Gu, Xiaobin Hu, Di Zhang, and Zhixin Chen

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Microstructure development and alloying elements diffusion during sintering of near-beta titanium alloys, Elena Pereloma, Dmytro Savvakin, Andrew Carman, Azdiar Gazder, and Orest Ivasishin

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Understanding the behavior of advanced high-strength steels using atom probe tomography, E V. Pereloma, Hossein Beladi, Laichang Zhang, and Ilana Timokhina

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Bringing path planning and lean automation together, Joseph Polden, Zengxi Pan, Nathan Larkin, and Stephen Van Duin

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Proton beam characterisation of a prototype thin-tile plastic scintillator detector with SiPM readout for use in fast-neutron tracker, R Preston, J Jakubek, Dale A. Prokopovich, and J Uher

Comparison of SOI microdosimeter and tissue equivalent proportional counter measurements at the CERF facility, Dale A. Prokopovich, Mark I. Reinhard, Graeme C. Taylor, Alex Hands, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld

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DC-link voltage ripple compensation for multilevel active-neutral-point- clamped converters operated with SHE-PWM, Sridhar R. Pulikanti, Georgios Konstantinou, and Vassilios G. Agelidis

Microstructure and magnetorheological properties of the thermoplastic magnetorheological elastomer composites containing modified carbonyl iron particles and poly(styrene-b-ethyleneethylenepropylene- b-styrene) matrix, Xiuying Qiao, Xiushou Lu, Weihua Li, Jun Chen, Xinglong Gong, Tao Yang, Wei Li, Kang Sun, and Xiaodong Chen

Small field diode correction factors derived using an air core fibre optic scintillation dosimeter and EBT2 film, Anna Ralston, Paul Liu, Kirbie Warrener, David McKenzie, and natalka suchowerska

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Microstructural characterisation of railhead damage in insulated rail joints, C Rathod, David Wexler, Tara Chandra, and Huijun Li

A pH-sensitive, strong double-network hydrogel: Poly(ethylene glycol) methyl ether methacrylates-poly(acrylic acid), Joselito M. Razal, G G. Wallace, Geoffrey M. Spinks, Philip G. Whitten, and Sina Naficy

Investigation on welding arc interruptions in the presence of magnetic fields: Welding current influence, Ruham P. Reis, Americo Scotti, John Norrish, and Dominic Cuiuri

Numerical simulation and validation of impact response of axially-restrained steel-concrete-steel sandwich panels, Alexander Remennikov and Sih Ying Kong

Numerical simulation of the response of non-composite steel-concrete-steel sandwich panels to impact loading, Alexander Remennikov, B. Uy, and Sih Ying Kong

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Carbothermal reduction and nitridation of ilmenite concentrates, Sheikh Abdul Rezan, Guangqing Zhang, and Oleg Ostrovski

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Effect of gas atmosphere on carbothermal reduction and nitridation of titanium dioxide, Sheikh A. Rezan, Guangqing Zhang, and Oleg Ostrovski

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Phase development in carbothermal reduction and nitridation of ilmenite concentrates, Sheikh A. Rezan, Guangqing Zhang, and Oleg Ostrovski

Final state of soils under vacuum preloading, Retnamony G. Robinson, Buddhima Indraratna, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

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Indoor localisation using a context-aware dynamic position tracking model, Montserrat Ros, Joshua Boom, Gavin de Hosson, and Matthew D'Souza

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Physical modelling of soft clay consolidation using vacuum-surcharge method, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

The effect of dry unit weight, suction, and imparted energy on the modulus of a compacted mixture of sand and kaolin, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, Ana Heitor, and Buddhima Indraratna

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Application of vacuum consolidation for sustainable transport infrastructure, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn and Buddhima Indraratna

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Radial consolidation modelling incorporating downdrag effect for a multi-layer soil, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn and Buddhima Indraratna

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3D numerical modelling of hexagonal wire mesh reinforced embankment on soft Bangkok clay, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, Buddhima Indraratna, and Dennes T. Bergado

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Compaction and strength testing of industrial waste blends as potential port reclamation fill, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, Buddhima Indraratna, Gabriele Chiaro, S Naeeni, and S M. A Tasalloti

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Numerical prediction of unsaturated ground behavior influenced by vegetation and vacuum consolidation, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, Buddhima Indraratna, and B Fatahi

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A laboratory study of railway ballast behaviour under various fouling degree, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, Buddhima Indraratna, Ngoc Trung Ngo, and Matthew Coop

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Enhancement of the electrochemical capacitance of TiO2 nanotube arrays through controlled phase transformation of anatase to rutile, Maryam Salari, Seyed Hamed Aboutalebi, Alfred T. Chidembo, Ivan P. Nevirkovets, Konstantin Konstantinov, and Hua Liu

Evolution of microstructure and mechanical properties during annealing of cold rolled Fe-24Mn-3Al-2Si-1Ni-0.06C TWIP steel, Ahmed A. Saleh, Azdiar A. Gazder, Dagoberto B. Santos, and E V. Pereloma

Texture evolution during recrystallisation of cold rolled TWIP steel, Ahmed A. Saleh, E V. Pereloma, and Azdiar A. Gazder

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Aircraft maintenance planning and scheduling: An integrated framework, Premaratne Samaranayake and Senevi Kiridena

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Hot deformation of cast and extruded TiAl: An in-situ diffraction study, Thomas Schmoelzer, Klaus-Dieter Liss, Svea Mayer, Kun Yan, Mark H. Reid, Rian J. Dippenaar, Matthew Peel, and Helmut Clemens

Calorimetric AC loss measurement of MgB2 superconducting tape in an alternating transport current and direct magnetic field, K W. See, X Xu, J Horvat, C D. Cook, and S. X. Dou

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Facile synthesis of graphene-molybdenum dioxide and its lithium storage properties, Kuok Hau Seng, Guo Dong Du, Li Li, Zhixin Chen, Hua Liu, and Zaiping Guo

Self-assembled germanium/carbon nanostructures as high-power anode material for the lithium-ion battery, Kuok Hau Seng, Mi-Hee Park, Zaiping Guo, Hua Liu, and Jaephil Cho

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Angular dependence of pinning potential, upper critical field, and irreversibility field in underdoped BaFe1.9Co0.1As2 single crystal, Mahboobeh Shahbazi, Xiaolin Wang, S R. Ghorbani, S. X. Dou, and K Y. Choi

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Microstructure and mechanical properties of IF steel deformed during plane stress local torsion, A H. Shamdani, S Khoddam, P F. Thomson, and A Dehghan-Manshadi

Heuristic approach for optiumum cost and layout design of 3D reinforced concrete frames, Pezhman Sharafi, Muhammad N. S Hadi, and Lip H. Teh

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Room-temperature strong terahertz photon mixing in graphene, Sultan Shareef, Yee Sin Ang, and Chao Zhang

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Direct evidence of concurrent solid-solution and two-phase reactions and the nonequilibrium structural evolution of LiFePO 4, Neeraj Sharma, Xianwei Guo, Guodong Du, Zaiping Guo, Jiazhou Wang, Zhaoxiang Wang, and Vanessa K. Peterson

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Seismic performance of bridges designed according to AS 5100, M Neaz Sheikh, F Legeron, and Hing-Ho Tsang

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Reduction of seismic pounding effects of base-isolated RC highway bridges using MR damper, M N. Sheikh, J Xiong, and W H. Li

Synergistic toughening of composite fibres by self-alignment of reduced graphene oxide and carbon nanotubes, Min Kyoon Shin, Bommy Lee, Shi Hyeong Kim, Jae Ah Lee, Geoffrey M. Spinks, Sanjeev Gambhir, G G. Wallace, Mikhail E. Kozlov, Ray H. Baughman, and Seon Jeong Kim

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Graphene wrapped LiFePO4/C composites as cathode materials for Li-ion batteries with enhanced rate capability, Yi Shi, Shulei Chou, Jia-Zhao Wang, David Wexler, Hui-Jun Li, Hua Liu, and Yuping Wu

Challenges in environmental science and engineering, Ho Kyong Shon, Long Nghiem, Suhan Kim, Li Shu, and Jega V. Jegatheesan

Effects of chemical cleaning on the nanofiltration of pharmaceutically active compounds (PhACs), Alexander Simon, William E. Price, and Long Nghiem

Synthesis and characterization of carbon-doped MgB2 superconductor under inert carbon environment, B B. Sinha, K C. Chung, S H. Pawar, and S. X. Dou

Deforming materials with light: Photoresponsive materials muscle in on the action, Geoffrey M. Spinks

Polyhedral magnetite nanocrystals with multiple facets: Facile synthesis, structural modelling, magnetic properties and application for high capacity lithium storage, Dawei Su, Josip Horvat, Paul Munroe, HyoJun Ahn, Ali R. Ranjbartoreh, and Guoxiu Wang

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Numerical analysis of bearing reinforcement earth (BRE) wall, Cherdsak Suksiripattanapong, Avirut Chinkulkijniwat, Suksun Horpibulsuk, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, and Theerasak Tanhsutthinon

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Study of vacancy-type defects by positron annihilation in ultrafine-grained aluminum severely deformed at room and cryogenic temperatures, L H. Su, Cheng Lu, Lizi He, L C. Zhang, P Guagliardo, A K. Tieu, S N. Samarin, J F. Williams, and H J. Li

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SOAC-Net: A model to manage service-based business process authorization, Haiyang Sun, Jian Yang, Weiliang Zhao, and Sanjay K. Nepal

PASOAC-net: A Petri-net model to manage authorization in service-based business process, Haiyang Sun, Weiliang Zhao, and Sanjay K. Nepal

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Probing and modelling the localized self-mixing in a GaN/AlGaN field-effect terahertz detector, J D. Sun, H Qin, R A. Lewis, Y F. Sun, X Y. Zhang, Y Cai, D M. Wu, and B S. Zhang

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Isomerization mechanism of the HcRed fluorescent protein chromophore, Qiao Sun, Zhen Li, Zhenggang Lan, Christoph Pfisterer, Markus Doerr, Stefan Fischer, Sean C. Smith, and Walter Thiel

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Continually adjustable oriented 1D TiO2 nanostructure arrays with controlled growth of morphology and their application in dye-sensitized solar cells, Ziqi Sun, Jung Ho Kim, Ting Liao, Yue Zhao, Fargol Bijarbooneh, Victor Malgras, and S. X. Dou

Advanced Analysis in Steel Frame Design, Andrea E. Surovek, Bulent Alemdar, Dinar R. Z Camotim, Jerome F. Hajjar, Lip Teh, Donald W. White, and Ronald D. Ziemian

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Block shear capacity of bolted connections in cold-reduced steel sheets, Lip H. Teh and Drew D. A Clements

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Tension capacity of staggered bolted connections in Cold-Reduced Steel Sheets, Lip H. Teh and Drew D. A Clements

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Net section tension capacity of bolted connections in cold-reduced steel sheets, Lip H. Teh and Benoit P. Gilbert

Strengthening of steel structures with fiber-reinforced polymer composites, J G. Teng, T Yu, and D Fernando

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Deformation and degradation of clay fouled ballast subjected to monotonic loading, Nayoma Tennakoon, Buddhima Indraratna, Sanjay Nimbalkar, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

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Assessment of ballast fouling and its implications on track drainage, Nayoma Tennakoon, Buddhima Indraratna, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, and Sanjay Nimbalkar

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The role of ballast fouling characteristics on the drainage capacity of rail substructure, Nayoma Tennakoon, Buddhima Indraratna, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, Sanjay Nimbalkar, and Tim Neville

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A review of localization systems for robotic endoscopic capsules, Trung Duc Than, Gursel Alici, Hao Zhou, and Weihua Li

Study of shear-stiffened elastomers, T F. Tian, W H. Li, J Ding, G Alici, and H Du

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Microstructure-property relationship in the thermomechanically processed C-Mn-Si-Nb-Al-(Mo) transformation-induced plasticity steels before and after prestraining and bake hardening treatment, I B. Timokhina, M Enomoto, M K. Miller, and E V. Pereloma

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A new method of filtration design on rail track subballast, Laricar Dominic. O Trani and Buddhima Indraratna

Cerium oxide based particles as possible alternative to ZnO in sunscreens: Effect of the synthesis method on the photoprotection results, Laurianne Truffault, Brad Winton, Benjamin Choquenet, Caroline Andreazza, Cyriaque Simmonard, Thierry Devers, Konstantin Konstantinov, Celine Couteau, and Laurence J. M Coiffard

Seismic isolation for low-to-medium-rise buildings using granulated rubber-soil mixtures: Numerical study, Hing-Ho Tsang, S H. Lo, X Xu, and M Neaz Sheikh

Modeling shear rigidity of stratified bedrock in site response analysis, Hing-Ho Tsang, M Neaz Sheikh, and Nelson T. K Lam

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Spatial dispersion management in three-dimensional drawn magnetic metamaterials, Alessandro Tuniz, Benjamin Pope, Alexander Argyros, Simon Fleming, Anna Wang, Maryanne C. J Large, Elise M. Pogson, Roger A. Lewis, Avi Bendavid, and Boris T. Kuhlmey

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Spatial dispersion in three-dimensional drawn magnetic metamaterials, Alessandro Tuniz, Benjamin Pope, Anna Wang, Maryanne C. J Large, Shaghik Atakaramians, Seong-Sik Min, Elise M. Pogson, Roger A. Lewis, Avi Bendavid, Alexander Argyros, Simon C. Fleming, and Boris T. Kuhlmey