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. This series is followed by EIS Papers: Part B.
Related series: Faculty of Engineering - Papers (Archive); Faculty of Informatics - Papers (Archive).


Papers from 2016

Improved behaviour of railway track substructure using 2D (planar) and 3D (cellular) geo-inclusions, Buddhima Indraratna and Sanjay Nimbalkar


Performance improvement of rail track substructure using artificial inclusions - experimental and numerical studies, Buddhima Indraratna, Sanjay Nimbalkar, Ngoc Trung Ngo, and Tim Neville


An analytical model of PVD-assisted soft ground consolidation, Buddhima Indraratna, Rui Zhong, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn


A novel queue management policy for delay-tolerant networks, Saeid Iranmanesh

A distributed multi-agent based emergency control approach following catastrophic disturbances in interconnected power systems, Sk. Razibul Islam, Danny Sutanto, and Kashem M. Muttaqi

Alternative operations strategy processes: do they matter?, Kalinga Jagoda, Senevi Kiridena, and Xiaohua Lin

Analysis of electrochemical noise measurement on an organically coated metal, Sina S. Jamali, Douglas J. Mills, Robert A. Cottis, and Tian Yang Lan

In situ evaluation of corrosion damage using non-destructive electrochemical measurements-A case study, Sina S. Jamali, Yue Zhao, Zhiming Gao, Hui Jun Li, and Ay Ching Hee

Results of the Australasian (Trans-Tasman Oncology Group) radiotherapy benchmarking exercise in preparation for participation in the PORTEC-3 trial, Michael Jameson, Joanne McNamara, Michael Bailey, Peter E. Metcalfe, Lois C. Holloway, Kerwyn Y. Foo, Viet Do, Linda Mileshkin, Carien L. Creutzberg, and Pearly Khaw

Multicriteria design optimization of a parallel ankle rehabilitation robot: fuzzy dominated sorting evolutionary algorithm approach, Prashant K. Jamwal and Shahid Hussain

Impedance control of an intrinsically compliant parallel ankle rehabilitation robot, Prashant K. Jamwal, Shahid Hussain, Mergen H. Ghayesh, and Svetlana V. Rogozina


A Conceptual Model for the Application of Business Analytics in the Horizontal Strategic Alliance, John Janosko, Tingru Cui, and S K. Lau


Dose verification of eye plaque brachytherapy using spectroscopic dosimetry, Talia Jarema, Dean L. Cutajar, Michael R. Weaver, Marco Petasecca, Michael L. F Lerch, Alannah Kejda, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld


Structure and magnetic properties of Bi5Ti3FeO15 ceramics prepared by sintering, mechanical activation and EDAMM process. A comparative study, E Jartych, T Pikula, M Mazurek, W Franus, A Lisinska-Czekaj, D Czekaj, D Oleszak, Z Surowiec, Andrzej Aksenczuk, and Andrzej Calka

Dispersion of lime in coke analogue and its effect on gasification in CO2, Apsara Jayasekara, Brian J. Monaghan, and Raymond Longbottom

Field data based method for predicting long-term settlements, Jianping Jiang, Qingsheng Chen, and Sanjay Nimbalkar

A highly adaptive magnetorheological fluid robotic leg for efficient terrestrial locomotion, Nan Jiang, Shuaishuai Sun, Yiming Ouyang, Min Xu, Weihua Li, and Shiwu Zhang

Centralized keyword search on encrypted data for cloud applications, Peng Jiang, Yi Mu, Fuchun Guo, Xiaofen Wang, and Jianchang Lai

Online/offline ciphertext retrieval on resource constrained devices, Peng Jiang, Yi Mu, Fuchun Guo, Xiaofen Wang, and Qiaoyan Wen

Public key encryption with authorized keyword search, Peng Jiang, Yi Mu, Fuchun Guo, and Qiaoyan Wen

Secure-channel free keyword search with authorization in manager-centric databases, Peng Jiang, Yi Mu, Fuchun Guo, and Qiaoyan Wen

Oblivious keyword search with authorization, Peng Jiang, Xiaofen Wang, Jianchang Lai, Fuchun Guo, and Rongmao Chen

Synthesis of Cu2ZnSnS4 as novel anode material for lithium-ion battery, Qiang Jiang, Xiao Chen, Hong Gao, Chuanqi Feng, and Zaiping Guo

Biomass carbon micro/nano-structures derived from ramie fibers and corncobs as anode materials for lithium-ion and sodium-ion batteries, Qiang Jiang, Zhenghao Zhang, Shengyu Yin, Zaiping Guo, Shiquan Wang, and Chuanqi Feng

Secure and efficient cloud data deduplication with randomized tag, Tao Jiang, Xiaofeng Chen, Qianhong Wu, Jianfeng Ma, Willy Susilo, and Wenjing Lou


Towards efficient fully randomized message-locked encryption, Tao Jiang, Xiaofeng Chen, Qianhong Wu, Jianfeng Ma, Willy Susilo, and Wenjing Lou


The impact of electronic health records on risk management of information systems in Australian residential aged care homes, Tao Jiang, Ping Yu, David M. Hailey, Jun Ma, and Jie Yang


Ciphertext-policy attribute based encryption supporting access policy update, Yinhao Jiang, Willy Susilo, Yi Mu, and Fuchun Guo


Ciphertext-policy attribute-based encryption with key-delegation abuse resistance, Yinhao Jiang, Willy Susilo, Yi Mu, and Fuchun Guo


New configuration of transverse reinforcement for improved seismic resistance of rectangular RC columns: concept and axial compressive behavior, D H. Jing, T Yu, and X D. Liu

A starfish robot based on soft and smart modular structure (SMS) actuated by SMA wires, Hu Jin, Erbao Dong, Gursel Alici, Shixin Mao, Xu Min, Chunshan Liu, K H. Low, and Jie Yang

Blind cooperative parametric spectrum sensing with distributed sensors using local average power passing, Ming Jin, Qinghua Guo, Youming Li, Jiangtao Xi, Gang Wang, and Defeng (David) Huang

A comparative study of dust control practices in Chinese and Australian longwall coal mines, Yinlin Ji, Ting Ren, Peter Wynne, Zhijun Wan, Zhaoyang Ma, and Zhimin Wang

Flow-induced vibration characteristics of pivoted cylinders with splitter-plates, Andrew D. Johnstone and Brad Stappenbelt

In vivo skin dose measurement using MOSkin detectors in tangential breast radiotherapy, Weiloong Jong, Ngiemin Ung, Jenny Wong, Kwanhoong Ng, W Wan, R Abdul Malik, V Phua, Dean L. Cutajar, Peter E. Metcalfe, Anatoly B. Rosenfeld, and Gwofuang Ho

A comparison of upper limb movement profiles when reaching to virtual and real targets using the Oculus Rift: Implications for virtual-reality enhanced stroke rehabilitation, Mitchell Just, David Stirling, Montserrat Ros, Fazel Naghdy, and Paul J. Stapley

Linear combining of nonlinear preprocessors for OFDM-based power-line communications, Filbert H. Juwono, Qinghua Guo, Yifan Chen, Lu Xu, Defeng (David) Huang, and Kitpo Wong


Impact analyses for negative flexural responses (hogging) in railway prestressed concrete sleepers, Sakdirat Kaewunruen, T Ishida, and Alex M. Remennikov


Modelling railway prestressed concrete sleepers (crossties) with holes and web openings, Sakdirat Kaewunruen, Erosha Kahawatta Gamage, and Alex M. Remennikov


Structural behaviours of railway prestressed concrete sleepers (crossties) with hole and web openings, Sakdirat Kaewunruen, Erosha Kahawatta Gamage, and Alex M. Remennikov

Experimental and Monte Carlo study relevant to the cyclotron production of 51Cr through 51V(p,n) reaction, T Kakavand, M Aboudzadeh, M Eslami, Z Farahani, and Hamed Moayyedi

Static and seismic analyses of the Zipingpu dam using an advanced bounding surface plasticity model, Mojtaba E. Kan and Hossein Taiebat


Application of advanced bounding surface plasticity model in static and seismic analyses of Zipingpu Dam, Mojtaba E. Kan and Hossein A. Taiebat


Axial load-axial deformation behaviour of circular concrete columns reinforced with GFRP bars and helices, Hogr Karim, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Ideals of largest weight in constructions based on directed graphs, A V. Kelarev, Willy Susilo, Mirka Miller, and Joe Ryan


A review of protection systems for distribution networks embedded with renewable generation, Joel Kennedy, Philip Ciufo, and Ashish P. Agalgaonkar


Spinel oxide cathode material for high power lithium ion batteries for electrical vehicles, Xi Ke, Zhuozhuo Zhao, Jun Liu, Liying Liu, Zhicong Shi, Yunyong Li, Lingyu Zhang, Haiyan Zhang, and Zaiping Guo


Bottom-up microfabrication process for individually controlled conjugated polymer actuators, Alexandre Khaldi, Ali Maziz, Gursel Alici, Geoffrey M. Spinks, and Edwin W. Jager

Equivalence of estimates on domain and its boundary, Tran Vu Khanh


Iterates of holomorphic self-maps on pseudoconvex domains of finite and infinite type in Cn, Tran Vu Khanh and Ninh Van Thu


Axial compressive behaviour of circular CFFT: Experimental database and design-oriented model, Qasim Khan, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi

Benchmarking of power quality performance in transmission systems - CIGRE WG C4.27 perspective, Jako Kilter, Davor Vujatovic, Sean T. Elphick, H. Renner, John Van Coller, and Frans Van Erp


Field study of air conditioning and thermal comfort in residential buildings, Jungsoo Kim, Richard De Dear, Tom Parkinson, Christhina Candido, Paul Cooper, Zhenjun Ma, and Wasim Saman

Strong pure infiniteness of crossed products, Eberhard Kirchberg and Adam Sierakowski

Cloud computing data breaches: a socio-technical review of literature, David Kolevski and Katina Michael

A group task allocation strategy in open and dynamic grid environments, Yan Kong, Minjie Zhang, and Dayong Ye

An auction-based approach for group task allocation in an open network environment, Yan Kong, Minjie Zhang, and Dayong Ye

Thickness and scratch resistance of adsorbed film formed by triblock symmetrical copolymer solutions, Buyung Kosasih, Oyong Novareza, Hongtao Zhu, Reza Taheri, Anh Kiet Tieu, and Bingjing Lin

Influence of inflow turbulence intensity on the performance of bare and diffuser-augmented micro wind turbine model, Buyung Kosasih and Hanna Saleh Hudin


A process of prioritizing topics for health technology assessment in Kazakhstan, Lyazzat Kosherbayeva, David M. Hailey, Kural Kurakbaev, Adlet Tabarov, Ainur Kumar, Gulnara Gutzskaya, and Elena Stepkina


Implementation of health technology assessment work in a hospital in Kazakhstan, Lyazzat Kosherbayeva, David M. Hailey, Kural Kurakbaev, Aleksey Tsoy, Ormanbek Zhuzzhanov, Abilay Donbay, Ainur Kumar, and Kamalzhan Nadyrov


Effect of solidification rate on microstructure evolution in dual phase microalloyed steel, Andrii Kostryzhev, C Slater, Olexandra Marenych, and C Davis


Patient specific quality control for Stereotactic Ablative Body Radiotherapy (SABR): It takes more than one phantom, Tomas Kron, E Ungureanu, R Antony, Nicholas G. Hardcastle, Natalie Clements, J Ukath, C Fox, P Lonski, Derrick M. Wanigaratne, and Annette Haworth

Simplicity of twisted C∗-algebras of higher-rank graphs and crossed products by quasifree actions, Alexander Kumjian, David Pask, and Aidan Sims


Topological spaces associated to higher-rank graphs, Alexander Kumjian, David Pask, Aidan Sims, and Michael F. Whittaker


Anonymous identity-based broadcast encryption with revocation for file sharing, Jianchang Lai, Yi Mu, Fuchun Guo, Willy Susilo, and Rongmao Chen

Detection of malignant pleural mesothelioma in exhaled breath by multicapillary column/ion mobility spectrometry (MCC/IMS), Kevin Lamote, Matthijs Vynck, Joris Van Cleemput, Olivier Thas, Kristiaan Nackaerts, and Jan P. van Meerbeeck


Automatic program generation for welding robots from CAD, Nathan P. Larkin, Andrew Short, Zengxi Stephen Pan, and Stephen van Duin


An exploratory study of expectation in IT skills in a developing nation: Vietnam, S K. Lau, Graham K. Winley, Nelson K. Y. Leung, Nicole Tsang, and Sim Yee Lau


A semantic web vision for an intelligent community transport service brokering system, S K. Lau, Reza R. Zamani, and Willy Susilo


Residual Stress and Critical Crack Size before and after Post-Weld Heat-Treatment, M Law, Anna Paradowska, Nicholas P. Hoye, and P Grace


Antenna selection strategies for MIMO-OFDM wireless systems: an energy-efficiency perspective, Ngoc Phuc Le, Farzad Safaei, and Le Chung Tran


An analytical solution for Parisian up-and-in calls, Nhat Tan Le, Xiaoping Lu, and Song-Ping Zhu

An integral equation approach for the valuation of American-style down-and-out calls with rebates, Nhat-Tan Le, Song-Ping Zhu, and Xiaoping Lu

Exploring how knowledge and communication influence natural resources management With ReHab, Christophe Le Page, Anne Dray, Pascal Perez, and Claude Garcia


Efficient randomized regular modular exponentiation using combined Montgomery and Barrett multiplications, Andrea Lesavourey, Christophe Negre, and Thomas Plantard

Terahertz imaging and spectroscopy methods and instrumentation, R A. Lewis

Privacy-preserving and regular language search over encrypted cloud data, Kaitai Liang, Xinyi Huang, Fuchun Guo, and Joseph K. Liu


Fault-tolerant control of electric vehicles with in-wheel motors using actuator-grouping sliding mode controllers, Boyuan Li, Haiping Du, and Weihua Li

Trajectory control for autonomous electric vehicles with in-wheel motors based on a dynamics model approach, Boyuan Li, Haiping Du, and Weihua Li


Numerical characterization of protein sequences based on the generalized Chou's pseudo amino acid composition, Chun Li, Xueqin Li, and Yan-Xia Lin

Teaching traditional physics in a rapidly changing world, Enbang Li

Analysis of surface asperity flattening based on two different methods, Hejie Li, Andreas Öchsner, Guowei Ni, Dongbin Wei, and Zhengyi Jiang

Investigation of the chip to photodetector coupler with subwavelength grating on SOI, Hongqiang Li, Beibei Cui, Yu Liu, Hongwei Liu, Zanyun Zhang, Cheng Zhang, Chunxiao Tang, and Enbang Li

A new ECG signal classification based on WPD and ApEn feature extraction, Hongqiang Li, Xiuli Feng, Lu Cao, Enbang Li, Huan Liang, and Xuelong Chen

Novel ECG signal classification based on KICA nonlinear feature extraction, Hongqiang Li, Huan Liang, Chunjiao Miao, Lu Cao, Xiuli Feng, Chunxiao Tang, and Enbang Li

Heterogeneous integration of a III-V VCSEL light source for optical fiber sensing, Hongqiang Li, Xiangdong Ma, Danyang Yuan, Zanyun Zhang, Enbang Li, and Chunxiao Tang

Adaptive sliding mode control for interval type-2 fuzzy systems, Hongyi Li, Jiahui Wang, Hak-Keung Lam, Qi Zhou, and Haiping Du

The influence of Zn content on the corrosion and wear performance of Mg-Zn-Ca alloy in simulated body fluid, Hua Li, De-Bao Liu, Yue Zhao, Feng Jin, and Minfang Chen

The effects of CFRP orientation on the strengthening of reinforced concrete structures, Mehdi M. Lima, Jeung-Hwan Doh, Muhammad N. S Hadi, and David Miller

Securing shared systems, Mandy Li, Willy Susilo, and Joseph Tonien

The moderating role of information load on online product presentation, Mengxiang Li, Kwok-Kee Wei, Giri Kumar Tayi, and Chuan-Hoo Tan

Authenticated key exchange protocols for parallel network file systems, Hoon Wei Lim and Guomin Yang


Multiple kernel clustering with local kernel alignment maximization, Miaomiao Li, Xinwang Liu, Lei Wang, Yong Dou, Jianping Yin, and En Zhu

Technical note: Experimental results from a prototype high-field inline MRI-linac, Gary P. Liney, B Dong, Jarrad Begg, Philip J. Vial, K Zhang, F Lee, A Walker, Roshika Rai, Trent Causer, Sarah Alnaghy, Bradley M. Oborn, Lois C. Holloway, Peter E. Metcalfe, Michael Barton, Stuart Crozier, and Paul J. Keall


Design-oriented stress–strain model for concrete under combined FRP-steel confinement, G Lin, Tao Yu, and Jin Guang Teng


Young's modulus measurement using fibre-coupled self-mixing laser diode, Ke Lin, Yanguang Yu, Jiangtao Xi, Qinghua Guo, Jun Tong, and Hui Jun Li


A fiber-coupled self-mixing laser diode for the measurement of young's modulus, Ke Lin, Yanguang Yu, Jiangtao Xi, Hui Jun Li, Qinghua Guo, Jun Tong, and Lihong Su

Using Taguchi-Fibonacci search method to optimize phase change materials enhanced buildings with integrated solar photovoltaic thermal collectors, Wenye Lin and Zhenjun Ma


Thermal performance evaluation and optimal design of buildings with integrated air-based photovoltaic thermal collectors and phase change materials using the Hooke-Jeeves pattern search method, Wenye Lin, Zhenjun Ma, and Paul Cooper