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 2020

Flexural behavior of beams reinforced with either steel bars, molded or pultruded GFRP grating, Muhammad N. S Hadi, Mohammed Hussein Ali Almalome, Tao Yu, and William A. Rickards

An Effective Power Dispatch Strategy for Clustered Microgrids while Implementing Optimal Energy Management and Power Sharing Control Using Power Line Communication, Ahmed M.A. Haidar, Adila Fakhar, and Kashem M. Muttaqi


Mineral nitrogen captured in field-aged biochar is plant-available, Ghulam Haider, Stephen D. Joseph, Diedrich Steffens, Christoph Muller, Sarasadat Taherymoosavi, David R. G Mitchell, and Claudia Kammann

Unveiling the relationships between (010) facets-orientation growth and photocatalytic activity in W18O49 nanowires, Guojuan Hai, Jianfeng Huang, Yanni Jie, Liyun Cao, Long Wang, Changle Fu, Ting Xiao, Mengfan Niu, and Liangliang Feng

Discharging of PCM for ventilation system incorporating nanoparticles, Mohammed Hajizadeh, Elham Abohamzeh, Arun Tiwari, Mikhail Sheremet, Zhixiong Li, and Quang Bach

Nanoparticle impact on discharging of PCM through a thermal storage involving numerical modeling for heat transfer and irreversibility, Mohammed Hajizadeh, Ammar Alsabery, Mikhail Sheremet, Rakesh Kumar, Zhixiong Li, and Quang Bach

Solidification of PCM with nano powders inside a heat exchanger, Mohammed Hajizadeh, Fatih Selimefendigil, Taseer Muhammad, M Ramzan, Houman Babazadeh, and Zhixiong Li

Robust one-dimensional calibration and localisation of a distributed camera sensor network, Brendan Halloran, Prashan Premaratne, and Peter James Vial

Assistive Technologies for Greatly Improved Quality of Life for People Living with MND/ALS, Salah Hamdoun, Katina Michael, Rebecca Monteleone, and Terri Bookman


Electron-impact excitation of the (5s25p) P1/2 2 →(5s26s) S1/2 2 transition in indium: Theory and experiment, K Hamilton, O Zatsarinny, K Bartschat, M Rabasovic, D Sevic, B Marinkovic, S Dujko, J Atic, D Fursa, I Bray, R P. McEachran, F Blanco, Gustavo Garcia, P Stokes, R D. White, and Michael J. Brunger

Mechanical properties and structural stability of a bulk nanostructured metastable aluminum-magnesium system, Jae Han, Klaus-Dieter Liss, Terence Langdon, Jae Jang, and Megumi Kawasaki

Metamorphic Fuzz Testing of Autonomous Vehicles, Jia Han and Zhi Q. Zhou

Eliminating Transition Metal Migration and Anionic Redox to Understand Voltage Hysteresis of Lithium-Rich Layered Oxides, Miao Han, Junyu Jiao, Zepeng Liu, Xi Shen, Qinghua Zhang, Hong Lin, Chien Chen, Qingyu Kong, Wei Kong Pang, Zaiping Guo, Richeng Yu, Lin Gu, Zhiwei Hu, Zhaoxiang Wang, and Liquan Chen


State of the art of solid-state transformers: Advanced topologies, implementation issues, recent progress and improvements, Mahammad Hannan, Pin Ker, Molla Lipu, Zhen Choi, M Rahman, Kashem M. Muttaqi, and Frede Blaabjerg


Role of optimization algorithms based fuzzy controller in achieving induction motor performance enhancement, M Hannan, Jamal Ali, M J. Hossain, A Mohamed, Pin Ker, T Indra, M Mansor, Aini Hussain, Kashem M. Muttaqi, and Z Dong


Designing Dendrite-Free Zinc Anodes for Advanced Aqueous Zinc Batteries, Junnan Hao, Xiaolong Li, Shilin Zhang, Fuhua Yang, Xiaohui Zeng, Shuai Zhang, Guyue Bo, Chunsheng Wang, and Zaiping Guo

Strain, stress and stress relaxation in oxidized ZrCuAl-based bulk metallic glass, Saber Haratian, Frank Niessen, Flemming Grumsen, MItchell John Bromley Nancarrow, Elena V. Pereloma, Matteo Villa, Thomas Christiansen, and Marcel Somers

Credentialing of vertebral stereotactic ablative body radiotherapy in a multi-centre trial, Nicholas G. Hardcastle, Tomas Kron, Olivia Cook, Joerg Lehmann, Paul Mitchell, and Shankar Siva

The chain rule for V u-decompositions of nonsmooth functions, Warren Hare, Chayne Planiden, and Claudia Sagastizabal

Bayesian Quantification for Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering Spectroscopy, Teemu Harkonen, Lassi Roininen, Matthew T. Moores, and Erik Vartiainen

Microstructural evaluation of WC and steel dissimilar bilayered composite obtained by spark plasma sintering, Mahadi Hasan, Zhenyi Huang, Jingwei Zhao, Al Jumlat, Fanghui Jia, Hui Wu, and Zhengyi Jiang

Optimisation of sintering parameters for bonding nanocrystalline cemented tungsten carbide powder and solid high strength steel, Mahadi Hasan, Jingwei Zhao, Fanghui Jia, Hui Wu, Farooq Ahmad, Zhenyi Huang, Dongbin Wei, Lifeng Ma, and Zhengyi Jiang

Calculation of the Voltage Sag Recovery Point-on-Wave and Sag Duration Using System Parameters, Most Sumaiya Hasan, Kashem M. Muttaqi, Danny Sutanto, and Abdesselam Bouzerdoum

A Coordinated Optimal Feedback Control of Distributed Generators for Mitigation of Motor Starting Voltage Sags in Distribution Networks, Most Sumaiya Hasan, Anuprabha Nair, Rojan Bhattarai, Sukumar Kamalasadan, and Kashem M. Muttaqi


Robustness in coupling between iron and rare earth spins in rare earth orthoferrites, Mohanad Hazim, Josip Horvat, Zhenxiang Cheng, and Shixun Cao

An Algebraic Analogue of Exel–Pardo C∗-Algebras, Roozbeh Hazrat, David Pask, Adam Sierakowski, and Aidan Sims


Group self-build housing: A bottom-up approach to environmentally and socially sustainable housing, Emma Elizabeth Heffernan and Pieter De Wilde

On Optimizing Max Min Rate in Rechargeable Wireless Sensor Networks with Energy Sharing, Tengjiao He, Kwan-Wu Chin, Sieteng Soh, and Changlin Yang

On Maximizing Max-Min Source Rate in Wireless-Powered Internet of Things, Tengjiao He, Kwan-Wu Chin, Sieteng Soh, Changlin Yang, and Jinming Wen

On Maximizing Min Source Rate in Power Beacon Assisted IoTs Networks, Tengjiao He, Kwan-Wu Chin, Sieteng Soh, Changlin Yang, and Jinming Wen


Hydrothermal performance of nanofluid flow in a sinusoidal double layer microchannel in order to geometric optimization, Wei He, Ramin Mashayekhi, Davood Toghraie, Omid Akbari, Zhixiong Li, and Iskander Tlili


Thermodynamic analysis of a solar-driven high-temperature steam electrolyzer for clean hydrogen production, Wei He, Mohammad Namar, Zhixiong Li, Akbar Maleki, Iskander Tlili, and Mostafa Safdari


A revised option pricing formula with the underlying being banned from short selling, Xinjiang He and Song-Ping Zhu


MR-guided proton therapy: A review and a preview, Aswin Hoffmann, Bradley M. Oborn, Maryam Moteabbed, Susu Yan, Thomas Bortfeld, Antje Knopf, Herman Fuchs, Dietmar Georg, Joao Seco, Maria Spadea, Oliver Jäkel, Christopher Kurz, and Katia Parodi

Experimental analysis on friction-induced vibration of water-lubricated bearings in a submarine propulsion system, Qin Hongling, Yang Chang, Zhu Hefa, Li Xufei, Zhixiong Li, and Xu Xiang


State of charge estimation in lithium-ion batteries: A neural network optimization approach, M Hossain Lipu, M Hannan, Aini Hussain, Afida Ayob, Mohamad Saad, and Kashem M. Muttaqi


New Design of Solar Photovoltaic and Thermal Hybrid System for Performance Improvement of Solar Photovoltaic, Ridwone Hossain, Al Jumlat Ahmed, Sheik Islam, Nirupam Saha, Preetom Debnath, Abbas Z. Kouzani, and M A. Mahmud

State-of-Charge Estimation of Li-Ion Battery in Electric Vehicles: A Deep Neural Network Approach, Dickshon How, Mahammad Hannan, Molla Lipu, Khairul Sahari, Pin Ker, and Kashem M. Muttaqi

Actuator fault tolerant control for steer-by-wire systems, Chao Huang, Hailong Huang, Fazel Naghdy, Haiping Du, and Dazhong Ma

Experimental analysis of progressive failure behavior of rock tunnel with a fault zone using non-contact DIC technique, Feng Huang, Chuangzhou Wu, Pengpeng Ni, Guoqing Wan, Aichen Zheng, Bo Jang, and Shivakumar Karekal


Scheduling of a parcel delivery system consisting of an aerial drone interacting with public transportation vehicles, Hailong Huang, Andrey V. Savkin, and Chao Huang

Leakage-resilient group signature: Definitions and constructions, Jianye Huang, Qiong Huang, and Willy Susilo

An Anonymous Authentication System for Pay-As-You-Go Cloud Computing, Jianye Huang, Willy Susilo, Fuchun Guo, Ge Wu, Zhen Zhao, and Qiong Huang


Pairwise-Based Hierarchical Gating Networks for Sequential Recommendation, Kexin Huang, Ye Du, Li Li, Jun Shen, and Geng Sun

Circular hybrid double-skin tubular columns with a stiffener-reinforced steel inner tube and a large-rupture-strain FRP outer tube: Compressive behavior, Le Huang, S Zhang, Tao Yu, and K Peng

Machining characteristics and mechanism of GO/SiO2 nanoslurries in fixed abrasive lapping, Shuiquan Huang, Xuliang Li, Bowen Yu, Zhengyi Jiang, and Han Huang

Flexible free-standing sulfurized polyacrylonitrile electrode for stable Li/Na storage, Xinyue Huang, Jun Liu, Zexi Huang, Xi Ke, Liying Liu, Naiguang Wang, Jianping Liu, Zaiping Guo, Yong Yang, and Zhicong Shi


Understanding the role of water-based nanolubricants in micro flexible rolling of aluminium, Mingshuai Huo, Hui Wu, Haibo Xie, Jingwei Zhao, Guanqiao Su, Fanghui Jia, Zhou Li, Fei Lin, Shengli Li, Hongmei Zhang, and Zhengyi Jiang

An overview of energy pipeline integrity management, and future asset management strategies, Muhammad Hussain, Tieling Zhang, Shahid Ali, and Abrar Hussain

Lithium metal storage in zeolitic imidazolate framework derived nanoarchitectures, Yuhwan Hyeon, Jaewoo Lee, Hamzeh Qutaish, Sanga Han, Seung Choi, Sung Moon, Min Park, Dongmok Whang, and Jung Ho Kim

Three-dimensional aerogel based on in-situ growth of 1T-MoS2 on functionalized hierarchical porous carbon/reduced graphene oxide for energy storage, Muhammad Imtiaz, Zhixin Chen, Chengling Zhu, Raheela Naz, Imran Zada, Hui Pan, Dawei Wang, Waseem Abbas, Salma Nigar, Yao Li, and Shenmin Zhu

Advances in Ground Improvement and Principles of Track Geomechanics for Future Railways, Buddhima Indraratna, Pankaj Baral, Yujie Qi, Ngoc Trung Ngo, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, and Fernanda Bessa Ferreira

Influence of Kaolin content on the cyclic loading response of railway subgrade, Buddhima Indraratna, Warantorn Korkitsuntornsan, and Thanh Trung Nguyen


Biogeochemical Clogging of Permeable Reactive Barriers in Acid-Sulfate Soil Floodplain, Buddhima Indraratna, Subhani Medawela, R Rowe, Ngamta Thamwattana, and Ana Heitor

Laboratory examination of ballast deformation and degradation under impact loads with synthetic inclusions, Buddhima Indraratna, Ngoc Trung Ngo, Fernanda Bessa, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, and Amir Shahkolahi


Performance of Ballast Influenced by Deformation and Degradation: Laboratory Testing and Numerical Modeling, Buddhima Indraratna, Ngoc Trung Ngo, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn


Advancement of Rail Ballast Testing Methodologies and Design Implications, Buddhima Indraratna, Ngoc Trung Ngo, Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn, and Fernanda Ferreira


The mechanism and effects of subgrade fluidisation under ballasted railway tracks, Buddhima Indraratna, Mandeep Singh, and Thanh Trung Nguyen


A laboratory study on fluidization of subgrade under cyclic train loading, Buddhima Indraratna, Mandeep Singh, Thanh Trung Nguyen, Serge Leroueil, Aruni Lakmali Abeywickrama Bamunusing Kankanamge, Richard B. Kelly, and Tim Neville

Laboratory Evaluation of Permeability Characteristics of Cocologs, K Indulekha, P Jayasree, KP Balanda, L Dhanesh, and J S. Vinod


Novel DTN Mobility-Driven Routing in Autonomous Drone Logistics Networks, Saeid Iranmanesh, Raad Raad, Muhammad Salman Raheel, Faisel EM M Tubbal, and Tony Jan

Enhancement of FRT Capability of DFIG Based Wind Farm by a Hybrid Superconducting Fault Current Limiter with Bias Magnetic Field, Md Islam, Dhrubo Abir, Md Minarul Islam, Jakir Hasan, Md Huda, Kashem M. Muttaqi, and Danny Sutanto


Power Loss and Thermal Impedance Modeling of Multilevel Power Converter with Discontinuous Modulation, Md Mazharul Islam, Md. Ashib Rahman, and Md Rabiul Islam


An IoT- Based Decision Support Tool for Improving the Performance of Smart Grids Connected With Distributed Energy Sources and Electric Vehicles, Md Rabiul Islam, Haiyan Lu, M J. Hossain, and Li Li

Effects of compaction on internal stability of granular soils: An experimental evaluation of particle-based methods, Jahanzaib Israr and Muhammad Irfan

Managerial factors that influence the success of knowledge management systems: A systematic literature review, Timothy Jackson, Jun Shen, Sasha Nikolic, and Glen Xia

The impact of long-term curing period on the mechanical features of lime-geogrid treated soils, Soheil Jahandari, S Mojtahedi, Farzad Zivari, Mohammadmostafa Jafari, Mohammad Mahmoudi, Ali Shokrgozar, Saman Kharazmi, Bahador Vosough, Saeid Rezvani, and Hossein Jalalifar

Evaluation of rectal dose discrepancies between planned and in vivo dosimetry using MOSkin detector and PTW 9112 semiconductor probe during 60Co HDR CT-based intracavitary cervix brachytherapy, Z Jamalludin, W L. Jong, R R Malik, Anatoly B. Rosenfeld, and N M. Ung

ARCAMETES: A Learning Approach for Metamorphic Exploration and Testing, Darryl C. Jarman, Riley Smith, Owen Johnston, Dave Towey, and Zhi Q. Zhou

The study of the Ca dispersion in coke and effect of Ca and Fe on the coke reactivity using the sole heated oven cokes, Apsara S. Jayasekara, Brian J. Monaghan, Raymond Longbottom, Merrick Mahoney, and Kim Hockings

The Use of Under Sleeper Pads to Improve the Performance of Rail Tracks, Chamindi Jayasuriya, Buddhima Indraratna, and Fernanda Ferreira


Dosimetric Optimization and Commissioning of a High Field Inline MRI-Linac, Urszula Jelen, Bin Dong, Jarrad Begg, Natalia Roberts, Brendan Whelan, Paul Keall, and Gary P. Liney

On the Dirichlet problem for general augmented Hessian equations, Feida Jiang and Neil Trudinger

Input Test Suites for Program Repair: A Novel Construction Method Based on Metamorphic Relations, Mingyue Jiang, Tsong Yueh Chen, Zhi Q. Zhou, and Zuohua Ding


Non-fragile guaranteed-performance H∞ leader-following consensus of Lipschitz nonlinear multi-agent systems with switching topologies, Xiangli Jiang, Guihua Xia, Zhiguang Feng, and Zhengyi Jiang

Delay-partitioning-based reachable set estimation of Markovian jump neural networks with time-varying delay, Xiangli Jiang, Guihua Xia, Zhiguang Feng, Wei Zheng, and Zhengyi Jiang

Densely Connected Deep Extreme Learning Machine Algorithm, Xi Jiang, T Yan, J Zhu, B He, Wanqing Li, Haiping Du, and Shuaishuai Sun


Influence of upstream strut on hydrogen fuel distribution inside the supersonic combustion chamber, Yu Jiang, M Barzegar, M Sheikholeslami, Houman Babazadeh, Ahmad Shafee, R Moradi, and Zhixiong Li


Effect of copper nanoparticles on thermal behavior of water flow in a zig-zag nanochannel using molecular dynamics simulation, Yu Jiang, Sadegh Dehghan, Arash Karimipour, Davood Toghraie, Zhixiong Li, and Iskander Tlili

Effect of cavity back height on mixing efficiency of hydrogen multi-jets at supersonic combustion chamber, Yu Jiang, Amin Poozesh, Seyed Marashi, R Moradi, M Barzegar, Ahmad Shafee, Zhixiong Li, and Houman Babazadeh

Inactivation of pathogens in anaerobic digestion systems for converting biowastes to bioenergy: A review, Y Jiang, Sihuang Xie, C Dennehy, P Lawlor, Z Hu, G Wu, X Zhan, and G Gardiner

A workload-based nonlinear approach for predicting available computing resources, Yunfei Jia, Zhi Q. Zhou, and Renbiao Wu

Theoretical and experimental investigation of a stiffness-controllable suspension for railway vehicles to avoid resonance, Tianhe Jin, Zhiming Liu, Shuaishuai Sun, Zunsong Ren, Lei Deng, Donghong Ning, Haiping Du, and Weihua Li


Development and evaluation of a versatile semi-active suspension system for high-speed railway vehicles, Tianhe Jin, Zhiming Liu, Shuaishuai Sun, Zunsong Ren, Lei Deng, Bo Yang, Matthew Christie, and Weihua Li

Dominant factors for the pinning enhancement by large artificial partial and complete antidots in superconducting films, Alison L. Jones, Mustafa Al-Qurainy, Alaa Hamed Hamood, Sze-Man Lam, and Alexey Pan

Solid-state crystal growth of lead-free ferroelectrics, Peter Kabakov, Christopher Dean, Valsala Kurusingal, Zhenxiang Cheng, Ho-Yong Lee, and Shujun Zhang

High capacity adaptive image steganography with cover region selection using dual-tree complex wavelet transform, Inas Jawad Kadhim, Prashan Premaratne, and Peter James Vial

Improved image steganography based on super-pixel and coefficient-plane-selection, Inas Jawad Kadhim, Prashan Premaratne, and Peter James Vial

Variation in Australian durum wheat germplasm for productivity traits under irrigated and rainfed conditions: Genotype performance for agronomic traits and benchmarking, Gururaj Kadkol, Alison B. Smith, Brian R. Cullis, and Karine Chenu

Network-Wide Influence of a STATCOM Configured for Voltage Unbalance Mitigation, Thisandu Kahingala, Sarath Perera, Upuli Jayatunga, and Ashish P. Agalgaonkar

A hybrid MAC for non-orthogonal multiple access Unmanned Aerial Vehicles networks, Saadullah Kalwar, Kwan-Wu Chin, and Zhenhui Yuan

Frictional size effect of light-weight Mg-Li alloy in micro deep drawing under nano-particle lubrication condition, Hamidreza Kamali, Haibo Xie, Hongyang Zhao, Fanghui Jia, Hui Wu, and Zhengyi Jiang

Thermal Conductivity Enhancement via Synthesis Produces a New Hybrid Mixture Composed of Copper Oxide and Multi-walled Carbon Nanotube Dispersed in Water: Experimental Characterization and Artificial Neural Network Modeling, Aliakbar Karimipour, Omid Malekahmadi, Arash Karimipour, Mohamad Shahgholi, and Zhixiong Li


An Adaptive Feed-Forward Phase Locked Loop for Grid Synchronization of Renewable Energy Systems under Wide Frequency Deviations, Aravind Chellachi Kathiresan, Jeyaraj PandiaRajan, Asokan Sivaprakash, Thanikanti Sudhakar Babu, and Md Rabiul Islam

Efficient chameleon hash functions in the enhanced collision resistant model, Mojtaba Khalili, Mohammad Dakhilalian, and Willy Susilo


Investigating an innovative sea-based strategy to mitigate coastal city flood disasters and its feasibility study for brisbane, australia, Usman Khalil, Shu-qing Yang, Muttucumaru Sivakumar, Keith Enever, Mariam Sajid, and Muhammad Zain Bin Riaz


Transient Response & Electromagnetic Behaviour of Flexible Bow-Tie Shaped Chip-less RFID Tag for General IoT Applications, Muhammad Usman Khan, Raad Raad, and Javad Foroughi


Experimental results of circular FRP tube confined concrete (CFFT) and comparison with analytical models, Qasim S. Khan, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi

Efficient Anonymous Multi-group Broadcast Encryption, Intae Kim, Seong Hwang, Willy Susilo, Joon Sang Baek, and jongkil Kim