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 2019


A New Method for Direct Tensile Testing of Concrete, Faez Alhussainy, Hayder Alaa Hasan, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


A variable resonance magnetorheological-fluid-based pendulum tuned mass damper for seismic vibration suppression, Matthew Christie, Shuaishuai Sun, Lei Deng, Donghong Ning, Haiping Du, Shiwei Zhang, and Weihua Li


Multi-objective optimisation of thermal energy storage using phase change materials for solar air systems, Wenye Lin, Zhenjun Ma, Haoshan Ren, Stefan Gschwander, and Shugang Wang

Conservation voltage reduction and VAr management considering urban distribution system operation with solar-PV, Dothinka Ranamuka Rallage, Ashish P. Agalgaonkar, and Kashem M. Muttaqi


Occurrence and bioconcentration of micropollutants in Silver Perch (Bidyanus bidyanus) in a reclaimed water reservoir, Ashley Terechovs, Ashley Ansari, James A. McDonald, Stuart J. Khan, Faisal I. Hai, Nathan A. Knott, John L. Zhou, and Long D. Nghiem

Mode coupling chatter suppression for robotic machining using semi-active magnetorheological elastomers absorber, Lei Yuan, Shuaishuai Sun, Zengxi Stephen Pan, Donghong Ding, Orm Gienke, and Weihua Li

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

KMS states on C-algebras associated to a family of ⁎-commuting local homeomorphisms, Zahra Afsar, Astrid An Huef, and Iain F. Raeburn

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


Nonlinear analysis of rectangular concrete-filled double steel tubular short columns incorporating local buckling, Mizen Ahmed, Qing Quan Liang, Vipulkumar I. Patel, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


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

Characterization of Voltage Dips and Swells in a DG Embedded Distribution Network During and Subsequent to Islanding Process and Grid Reconnection, Mollah R. Alam, Kashem M. Muttaqi, and Abdesselam Bouzerdoum


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

Feedback control for a diffusive delay logistic equation: Semi-analytical solutions, Hassan Alfifi and Timothy R. Marchant

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

Pre-treatment verification of lung SBRT VMAT plans with delivery errors: Toward a better understanding of the gamma index analysis, Thahabah Alharthi, Elise M. Pogson, Sankar Arumugam, Lois C. Holloway, and David Thwaites


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


Axial Load-Axial Deformation Behaviour of SCC Columns Reinforced with Steel Tubes, Faez Alhussainy, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Behaviour of small-diameter self-compacting concrete-filled steel tubes, Faez Alhussainy, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Softer is Harder: What Differentiates Soft Robotics from Hard Robotics?, Gursel Alici


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

Stress-Strain Relationship of Unconfined RPC Reinforced with Steel Fibers under Compression, Ahmed Al-Tikrite and Muhammad N. S Hadi

Measurement and validation of exercise induced fatigue through inertial motion analysis, Sina Ameli, Fazel Naghdy, David Stirling, Golshah Naghdy, Morteza Aghmesheh, Ryan Anthony, Peter L. McLennan, and Gregory E. Peoples

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

Dispersive shock waves governed by the Whitham equation and their stability, Xin An, Timothy R. Marchant, and Noel F. Smyth


Graded Steinberg algebras and their representations, Pere Ara, Roozbeh Hazrat, Huanhuan Li, and Aidan Sims


Recent advances in photonic dosimeters for medical radiation therapy, James Archer and Enbang Li

Synchrotron X-ray microbeam dosimetry with a 20 micrometre resolution scintillator fibre-optic dosimeter, James Archer, Enbang Li, Marco Petasecca, Andrew W. Stevenson, Jayde Livingstone, Andrew Dipuglia, Jeremy A. Davis, Anatoly B. Rosenfeld, and Michael L. F Lerch


Impact of simultaneous retention of micropollutants and laccase on micropollutant degradation in enzymatic membrane bioreactor, Muhammad Bilal Asif, Faisal I. Hai, Bipro R. Dhar, Hao H. Ngo, Wenshan Guo, Veeriah Jegatheesan, William E. Price, Long D. Nghiem, and Kazuo Yamamoto


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


Differential gene expression analysis tools exhibit substandard performance for long non-coding RNA-sequencing data, Alemu Assefa, Katrijn De Paepe, Celine Everaert, Pieter Mestdagh, Olivier Thas, and Jo Vandesompele

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

Editorial Special Issue on Agent-Based Modelling for Complex Systems, Quan Bai and Fenghui Ren


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

Effectiveness of stone column reinforcement for stabilizing soft ground with reference to transport infrastructure, Sudip Basack, 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


A digital image correlation study of a NiTi alloy subjected to monotonic uniaxial and cyclic loading-unloading in tension, Xiaohui Bian, Ahmed A. Saleh, Elena V. Pereloma, Christopher H. J Davies, and Azdiar Adil Gazder


A novel high-resolution 2D silicon array detector for small field dosimetry with FFF photon beams, Giordano Biasi, Marco Petasecca, Susanna Guatelli, Nicholas G. Hardcastle, Martin G. Carolan, Vladimir Perevertaylo, Tomas Kron, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld

Causes and mitigation for declining productivity in the Australian mid-rise residential construction sector, Tillmann Boehme, Alberto Escribano, Emma Elizabeth Heffernan, and Scott F. Beazley

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


Chern Numbers, Localisation and the Bulk-edge Correspondence for Continuous Models of Topological Phases, Christopher J. Bourne and Adam C. Rennie


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

Cryptanalysis of RSA-type cryptosystems based on Lucas sequences, Gaussian integers and elliptic curves, Martin W. Bunder, Abderrahmane Nitaj, Willy Susilo, and Joseph Tonien


An online condition monitoring system implemented an internet connectivity and FTP for low speed slew bearing, Wahyu Caesarendra, Buyung Kosasih, Tegoeh Tjahjowidodo, Mochammad Ariyanto, L Daryl, and Daniel Pamungkas


On the Global Limiting Absorption Principle for Massless Dirac Operators, Alan L. Carey, Fritz Gesztesy, Jens Kaad, Galina Levitina, Roger Nichols, Denis Potapov, and F Sukochev


Diagonal-preserving graded isomorphisms of Steinberg algebras, Toke Meier Carlsen and James Rout

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

Performance assessment of a novel natural gas pressure reduction station equipped with parabolic trough solar collectors, Ermanno Lo Cascioa, Zhenjun Ma, and Corrado Schenone

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

Small area estimation under a spatially non-linear model, Hukum Chandra, Nicola Salvati, and Raymond L. Chambers

Crowdsourced cybersecurity innovation: The case of the Pentagon's vulnerability reward program, Akemi T. Chatfield and Christopher Reddick

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

Spatio-temporal top-k term search over sliding window, Lisi Chen, Shuo Shang, Bin Yao, and Kai Zheng


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

Option pricing under the KoBol model, Wenting Chen and Sha Lin


Optimization of geometric parameters of longitudinal-connected air suspension based on a double-loop multi-objective particle swarm optimization algorithm, Yikai Chen, Sen Huang, Lloyd Davis, Haiping Du, Qin Shi, Jie He, Qiang Wang, and Wenting Hu

Estimating Precision and Recall for Deterministic and Probabilistic Record Linkage, James O. Chipperfield, Noel Hansen, and Peter Rossiter

Predicting Delivery Capability in Iterative Software Development, Morakot Choetkiertikul, Hoa K. Dam, Truyen Tran, Aditya K. Ghose, and John Grundy

Poster: Predicting components for issue reports using deep learning with information retrieval, Morakot Choetkiertikul, Hoa K. Dam, Truyen Tran, Trang Pham, and Aditya K. Ghose

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


Preferred traces on C-algebras of self-similar groupoids arising as fixed points, Joan Claramunt and Aidan Sims

Torque vectoring with active steering for improved lateral performance in electric vehicles, Philip A. Commins, Brett McAulay, and Haiping Du


Getting the temperature just right helps people with dementia stay cool, Paul Cooper, Federico Tartarini, and Richard Fleming


A statistical analysis of the Jacobian in retrievals of satellite data, Noel A. Cressie

Mission CO(2)ntrol: A Statistical Scientist's Role in Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide, Noel A. Cressie

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

Recent progress in friction stir welding tools used for steels, Lei Cui, Chao Zhang, Yongchang Liu, Xiu Liu, Dongpo Wang, and Hui Jun Li

Investigation of different inorganic chemical compounds as hot metal forming lubricant by pin-on-disc and hot rolling, Shaogang Cui, Hongtao Zhu, Shanhong Wan, Bach H. Tran, Long Wang, and Anh Kiet Tieu


Delivering safe and effective test-result communication, management and follow-up: a mixed-methods study protocol, Maria Dahm, Andrew Georgiou, Johanna Westbrook, David Greenfield, Andrea Horvath, Denis Wakefield, Ling Li, Ken Hillman, Patrick Bolton, Anthony Brown, Graham Jones, Robert Herkes, Robert Lindeman, Michael Legg, Meredith Makeham, Daniel Moses, Dauda Badmus, Craig Campbell, Rae-Anne Hardie, Julie Li, Euan McCaughey, Gorkem Sezgin, Judith Thomas, and Nasir Wabe

Classification of positive solutions to fractional order Hartree equations via a direct method of moving planes, Wei Dai, Yanqin Fang, and Guolin Qin


Explainable software analytics, Hoa K. Dam, Truyen Tran, and Aditya K. Ghose

Investigation of high frequency emissions (supraharmonics) from small, grid-tied, photovoltaic inverters of different topologies, Dilini Darmawardana, Sarath Perera, Duane A. Robinson, Phil Ciufo, Jan Meyer, Matthias Klatt, and Jayatunga V. Jayatunga

The impact of PV inverters on audio frequency injection load control signals, Jason R. David, Sean T. Elphick, Phil Ciufo, and Sarath Perera

Modelling Group Heterogeneity for Small Area Estimation Using M-Quantiles, James Dawber and Raymond L. Chambers


A silicon strip detector array for energy verification and quality assurance in heavy ion therapy, Emily Debrot, Matthew Newall, Susanna Guatelli, Marco Petasecca, Naruhiro Matsufuji, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld

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

Simulation study on improving the spatial resolution of absolute phase map recovered by fringe projection profilometry with the images of different resolutions, Yi Ding, Qiong Liu, Zhenwei Yuan, Lei Lu, and Jiangtao Xi

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

Solving Traveling Salesman Problems with Ant Colony Optimization Algorithms in Sequential and Parallel Computing Environments: A Normalized Comparison, Gaifang Dong, Wei Li, Jun Shen, Yucang Wang, Xueliang Fu, and William Guo