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.


Papers from 2011

Innovative Calorimetric AC Loss Measurement of HTSC for Power Applications, K W. See, C D. Cook, and S X. Dou

Transport critical current of MgB2 wires: pulsed current of varying rate compared to direct current method, K W. See, X Xu, J Horvat, C D. Cook, and S. X. Dou

Enhanced Connectivity and Percolation in Binary and Doped in situ MgB2 Wires after Cold High Pressure Densification, Carmine Senatore, Md Shahriar Al Hossain, and Rene Flukiger

SnSb/graphene composite as anode materials for lithium ion batteries, Kuok Hau Seng, Zaiping Guo, Zhixin Chen, and Hua-Kun Liu

Free-standing V2O5 electrode for flexible lithium ion batteries, Kuok Hau Seng, Jun Liu, Zaiping Guo, Zhixin Chen, D Z. Jia, and Hua-Kun Liu

In vivo real-time dosimetric verification in high dose rate prostate brachytherapy, Erin L. Seymour, Simon J. Downes, Gerald B. Fogarty, Michael A. Izard, and Peter E. Metcalfe

Automated assembly of ship panels using an integrated robotic tool, Kamran Shafiee, Zengxi Pan, Stephen Van Duin, and Nathan P. Larkin


Magnetoresistance, critical current density, and magnetic flux pinning mechanism in nickel doped BaFe2As2 single crystals, Mahboobeh Shahbazi, Xiaolin Wang, Z W. Lin, J G. Zhu, S. X. Dou, and K Y. Choi


Upper critical field and thermally activated flux flow in LaFeAsO1-xFx, Mahboobeh Shahbazi, Xiaolin Wang, C Shekhar, O N. Srivastava, Z W. Lin, J G. Zhu, and S. X. Dou


Reduction of hysteresis losses in the magnetic refrigerant La0.8Ce0.2Fe11.4Si1.6 by the addition of boron, Precious Shamba, J.C Debnath, Rong Zeng, Jianli Wang, Stewart J. Campbell, S J. Kennedy, and S. X. Dou

In-situ neutron diffraction study of the MoS2 anode using a custom-built Li-ion battery, Neeraj Sharma, Guodong Du, A J Studer, Zaiping Guo, and Vanessa K. Peterson

Time-dependent in-situ neutron diffraction investigation of a Li(Co0.16Mn1.84)O4 cathode, Neeraj Sharma, m v. Reddy, Guodong Du, Stefan Adams, B VR Chowdari, Zaiping Guo, and Vanessa K. Peterson

Step-edge Josephson junctions on multilayered high temperature superconducting thin film, Olga V. Shcherbakova, Simon KH Lam, Alexey V. Pan, Sergey Fedoseev, S. X. Dou, Jia Du, and Cathy Foley

Ductility capacity of existing RC bridge piers in Australia, M Neaz Sheikh and H H. Tsang


MR Damper in Reducing Pounding Effect of Base-Isolated RC Highway Bridge, M Neaz Sheikh, Jingya Xiong, and Weihua Li

Preparation, characterization and electrochemical performance of LiNi xCoyCuzMn2-x-y-zO4 as positive electrodes in lithium rechargeable batteries, Atef Y. Shenouda, El Sayed M. El Sayed, and Hua-Kun Liu

Surface Decoration Combined With Second Phase of BaTiO3 for YBCO Film by Chemical Solution Deposition, Dongqi Shi, Qi Li, Li Wang, Xuebin Zhu, Jae-Geun Kim, Toru Yamashita, and Steven Cooper

Linear predictive perceptual filtering for acoustic vector sensors: exploiting directional recordings for high quality speech enhancement, Muawiyath Shujau, Christian H. Ritz, and Ian S. Burnett

Implications of membrane fouling toward the removal of the pharmaceutical sulfamethoxazole by nanofiltration processes, Alexander Simon, William E. Price, and Long Nghiem


Professional ethics education in engineering, Brad Stappenbelt


Vortex-induced motion of nonlinear compliant low aspect ratio cylindrical systems, Brad Stappenbelt

System identification of a floating oscillating water column wave energy converter, Brad Stappenbelt, Massimo Fiorentini, Paul Cooper, Song-Ping Zhu, and Jean-Roch Nader


Project based learning in the first year engineering curriculum, Brad Stappenbelt and Chris Rowles

Direct sub-micrometer patterning of nanostructured conducting polymer films via a low-energy infrared laser, Veronica Strong, Yue Wang, Ani Patatanyan, Philip G. Whitten, Geoffrey M. Spinks, G G. Wallace, and Richard B. Kaner

A critical state model for overconsolidated structured clays, Jirayut Suebsuk, Suksun Horpibulsuk, and Martin D. Liu

Vacancy-assisted hardening in nanostructured metals, Lihong Su, Cheng Lu, A K. Tieu, Lizi He, Yun Zhang, and David Wexler


Non-destructive assessment of rail track condition using ground penetrating radar, L J. Su, Buddhima Indraratna, and C Rujikiatkamjorn

MnO/C core-shell nanorods as high capacity anode materials for lithium-ion batteries, Bing Sun, Z. Chen, Hyun-Soo Kim, HyoJun Ahn, and Guoxiu Wang


SOAC engine: A system to manage composite web service authorization, Haiyang Sun, Weiliang Zhao, Jian Yang, and Guizhi Shi

Hydrazine bisborane as a promising material for chemical hydrogen storage, Weiwei Sun, Qinfen Gu, Yanhui Guo, Zaiping Guo, Xuebin Yu, and Hua-Kun Liu


Nanoconfinement of lithium borohydride in Cu-MOFs towards low temperature dehydrogenation, W.W Sun, Shaofeng Li, Jianfeng Mao, Zaiping Guo, Hua-Kun Liu, S. X. Dou, and Xuebin Yu

In-situ implementation and validation of a CO2-based adaptive demand-controlled ventilation strategy in a multi-zone office building, Zhongwei Sun, Shengwei Wang, and Zhenjun Ma

Electrochemical properties and intermediatete-temperature fuel cell performance of dense yttrium-doped barium zirconate with calcium addition, Ziqi Sun, Emiliana Fabbri, Lei Bi, and Enrico Traversa

Lowering grain boundary resistance of BaZr0.8Y0.2O3-o with LiNO3 sintering-aid improves proton conductivity for fuel cell operation, Ziqi Sun, Emiliana Fabbri, Lei Bi, and Enrico Traversa

Rational design of 3D dendritic TiO2 nanostructures with favorable architectures, Ziqi Sun, Jung Ho Kim, Yue Zhao, Fargol Hasani Bijarbooneh, Victor Malgras, Youngmin Lee, Yong-Mook Kang, and S. X. Dou


Removal of trace organics by MBR treatment: the role of molecular properties, Nichanan Tadkaew, Faisal I. Hai, James A. McDonald, Stuart J. Khan, and Long Nghiem

An efficient methodology for modelling nonlinear deflection of thin cantilever beams for microelectromechanical systems, Chenzhi Tang and Gursel Alici

Evaluation of length-scale effects for mechanical behaviour of micro- and nanocantilevers: I. Experimental determination of length-scale factors, Chenzhi Tang and Gursel Alici

Evaluation of length-scale effects for mechanical behaviour of micro- and nanocantilevers: II. Experimental verification of deflection models using atomic force microscopy, Chenzhi Tang and Gursel Alici

Optimal design of screw and flow field analysis for twin-screw pump, Qian Tang, Yuanxun Zhang, and Linqing Pei

MoO3 nanoparticles dispersed uniformly in carbon matrix: A high capacity composite anode for Li-ion batteries, Tao Tao, Alexey Glushenkov, Chaofeng Zhang, Hongzhou Zhang, Dan Zhou, Zaiping Guo, Hua-Kun Liu, Qiyuan Chen, Huiping Hu, and Ying I. Chen

The role of particle breakage on the shear behaviour of coarse granular materials: A micromechanical investigation, P K. Thakur, Jayan Sylaja Vinod, and Buddhima Indraratna

The influence of university entry scores on student performance in engineering mechanics, Giles Thomas, Alan Henderson, and Thomas L. Goldfinch

Microstructure and magnetorheology of graphite-based MR elastomers, Tongfei Tian, Weihua Li, Gursel Alici, Haiping Du, and Yimin Deng

Sensing capabilities of graphite based MR elastomers, Tongfei Tian, Weihua Li, and Ying Deng

An investigation into the tribological behaviour of a work roll material at high temperature, A K. Tieu, Qiang Zhu, Hongtao Zhu, and Cheng Lu

Application of advanced analytical techniques to study structure-property relationship of hot rolled high strength low alloy steel, Ilana B. Timokhina, PD Hodgson, S P. Ringer, Rongkun Zheng, and Elena Pereloma

Factors affecting kinked steel grid reinforcement in MSE structures, N. Tin, Dennes Bergado, L. Anderson, and P. Voottipruex

Synthesis of nano-hematite for possible use in sunscreens, Laurianne Truffault, Benjamin Choquenet, Konstantin Konstantinov, Thierry Devers, Celine Couteau, and Laurence J. M Coiffard

Synthesis and characterization of Fe doped CeO2 nanoparticles for pigmented ultraviolet filter applications, Laurianne Truffault, Qiwen Yao, David Wexler, Ivan P. Nevirkovets, Konstantin Konstantinov, Thierry Devers, and Sharon Nightingale

A checking method for probabilistic seismic-hazard assessment: case studies on three cities, H. H. Tsang, S. Yaghmaei-Sabegh, P Anbazhagan, and M. Neaz Sheikh

Infrastructure protection by scrap tyre-soil mixtures, Hing Ho Tsang, Saman Yaghmaei-Sabegh, Wei Xiong, N.T.K Lam, and M Neaz Sheikh


Effects of membrane fouling and scaling on boron rejection by nanofiltration and reverse osmosis membranes, Kha Tu, Allan Chivas, and Long Nghiem


Coupling effects of feed solution pH and ionic strength on the rejection of boron by NF/RO membranes, Kha Tu, Long Nghiem, and Allan Chivas

Direct-drawn metamaterial fibers with magnetic response in the 100GHz range, Alessandro Tuniz, Richard Lwin, Alexander Argyros, Simon C. Fleming, Elise Pogson, Evan Constable, Roger A. Lewis, and Boris T. Kuhlmey


Stacked-and-drawn metamaterials with magnetic resonances in the terahertz range, Alessandro Tuniz, Richard Lwin, Alex Argyros, Simon Fleming, Elise Pogson, Evan Constable, R. A. Lewis, and Boris Kuhlmey

Drawn metamaterial fibers with negative permeability, Alessandro Tuniz, Anna Wang, Peter Hunt, Elise Pogson, Roger A. Lewis, Avi Bendavid, Simon Fleming, Boris Kuhlmey, and Maryanne Large


Practice and prospect of fully mechanised mininig technology for thin coal seams under complex conditions in China, Shihao Tu, Fangtian Wang, Yan Lu, Qi Wu, and Qingsheng Bai


Investigating the effects of pounding for inelastic base isolated adjacent buildings under earthquake excitations, Mehmet Uz and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Seismic history analysis of asymmetrical adjacent buildings with soil-structure interaction consideration, Mehmet Uz and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Dynamics and morphology of dendritic flux avalanches in superconducting films, J. Vestgarden, D. V. Shantsev, Y. Galperin, and T H. Johansen


A conceptual model for lignosulfonate treated soils, Jayan S. Vinod and Buddhima Indraratna

Numerical simulation of reinforced granular soils using DEM, Jayan S. Vinod, Sharat Nagaraja, T. G. Sitharam, and S. V. Dinesh


Vertical drain consolidation analysis in one, two and three dimensions, Rohan T. Walker


Fiber metamaterials with negative magnetic permeability in the terahertz, Anna Wang, Alessandro Tuniz, Peter Hunt, Elise Pogson, R A. Lewis, Avi Bendavid, Simon Fleming, Boris Kuhlmey, and Maryanne Large


Nonlinear transverse current response in zigzag graphene nanoribbons, Bo Wang, Zhongshui Ma, and Chao Zhang


Advanced directional drilling technology for gas drainage and exploration in Australian coal mines, Fangtian Wang, Ting Ren, Frank Hungerford, Shihao Tu, and Najdat I. Aziz


Magnetocaloric effect in layered NdMn2Ge0.4Si1.6, Jianli Wang, S.J Campbell, J.M Cadogan, A J Studer, Rong Zeng, and S. X. Dou


Critical magnetic transition in TbNi2Mn-magnetization and Mossbauer spectroscopy, Jianli Wang, S J. Campbell, S J. Kennedy, Rong Zeng, S. X. Dou, and Guangheng Wu


Magnetic phase transition and Mossbauer spectroscopy of ErNi2Mnx compounds, Jianli Wang, S J. Campbell, R Zeng, S. X. Dou, and S J. Kennedy


Neutron diffraction study of the magnetic order in NdMn2Ge1.6Si0.4, Jianli Wang, Stewart J. Campbell, John M. Cadogan, A J Studer, Rong Zeng, and S. X. Dou

Magnetic Structures of Pr0.8Lu0.2Mn2Ge2 and Pr0.6Lu0.4Mn2Ge2, Jianli Wang, A J Studer, S.J Campbell, Shane Kennedy, Rong Zeng, S. X. Dou, and Guangheng Wu

Sulfur-graphene composite for rechargeable lithium batteries, Jiazhao Wang, Lin Lu, Mohammad Choucair, John A. Stride, Xun Xu, and Hua-Kun Liu

Graphene-encapsulated Fe3O4 nanoparticles with 3D laminated structure as superior anode in lithium ion batteries, Jiazhao Wang, Chao Zhong, David Wexler, Nurul Idris, Zhaoxiang Wang, Li-Quan Chen, and Hua-Kun Liu

Microwave homogeneous synthesis of porous nanowire Co3O4 arrays with high capacity and rate capability for lithium ion batteries, Jieqiang Wang, Ben Niu, Guodong Du, Rong Zeng, Zhixin Chen, Zaiping Guo, and S. X. Dou


Theoretical and experimental research on designer surface plasmons in a metamaterial with double sets of circular holes, Kejia Wang, Lan Ding, Jinsong Liu, Xinmi Yang, Jessie Chin, and Tie Jun Cui

Solution derived Sm2O3 films on biaxially textured Ni-W substrates, Lin Wang, Dongqi Shi, Qi Li, and Xuebin Zhu

Fault-tolerant supervisory control of building condenser cooling water systems for energy efficiency, Shengwei Wang and Zhenjun Ma

Solvothermal synthesis of Mn2P2O7 and its application in lithium-ion battery, Shiquan Wang, Xueya Jiang, Guodong Du, Zaiping Guo, Jiyeon Jang, and Seung-Joo Kim

Fast response detection of H2S by CuO-doped SnO2 films prepared by electrodeposition and oxidization at low temperature, Shulan Wang, Yang Xiao, Dongqi Shi, Hua-Kun Liu, and S. X. Dou

Exchange bias in multiferroic BiFeO3 and YMnO3 multilayers: One more parameter for magnetoelectric manipulation, Xiaolin Wang, Hideo Kimura, Zhenxiang Cheng, Kiyoshi Ozawa, Hongyang Zhao, and Yi Du

Jellyfish gel and its hybrid hydrogels with high mechanical strength, Xuezhen Wang, Huiliang Wang, and Hugh R. Brown


A change analysis tool for service-based business processes, Yi Wang, Jian Yang, and Weiliang Zhao


Service change analyzer: An enabling tool for change management in service-based business processes, Yi Wang, Jian Yang, and Weiliang Zhao

Preparation and electrochemical performance of hollow-spherical polypyrrole/V2O5 composite, Yuan-hong Wang, Heng Liu, Ding ZHU, Zaiping Guo, Hua-Kun Liu, and S. X. Dou


Review of gas emission prediction and control methods for multi-seam mining in Chinese coal mines, Zhongwei Wang, Ting Ren, and Lei Zhang


Taut-slack algorithm for analyzing the geometric nonlinearity of cable structures, Zhuo Wang, Timothy McCarthy, and M Neaz Sheikh


Dosimetry verification in eye brachytherapy using silicon pixelated detectors, Michael Weaver, Marco Petasecca, Michael L. Lerch, Dean L. Cutajar, J Jakubek, S Pospsil, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld

The effect of oxide scale of stainless steels on friction and surface roughness in hot rolling, Dongbin Wei, Junxia Huang, A W. Zhang, Zhengyi Jiang, A K. Tieu, Xu Shi, and Sihai Jiao


Radiochromic film dosimetry and its applications in radiotherapy, Matthew J. Williams and Peter E. Metcalfe

Micro-patterned surface modification of poly(dimethylsiloxane) (PDMS) substrates for tissue engineering, Brad R. Winton, Mihail Ionescu, Chris A. Lukey, Mark R. Wilson, Ivan Nevirkovets, and S. X. Dou

Magnetoelectric properties of MgB2 superconductor by SiC doping, Derek Chi Kian Wong, Wai Yeoh, Rong Zheng, Simon Peter Ringer, Wen Xian Li, Xun Xu, and S. X. Dou

Independent quality assurance of a helical tomotherapy machine using the dose magnifying glass, Jeannie Wong, Nick G. Hardcastle, Wolfgang Tome, A Bayliss, R Tolakanahalli, Michael L. Lerch, Marco Petasecca, Martin G. Carolan, Peter E. Metcalfe, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld

From HEP to medical radiation dosimetry - The silicon strip detector dose magnifying glass, J.H.D Wong, Dean L. Cutajar, Michael L. Lerch, Marco Petasecca, T Knittel, Martin G. Carolan, V L. Perevertaylo, Peter E. Metcalfe, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld


The use of a silicon strip detector dose magnifying glass in stereotactic radiotherapy QA and dosimetry, J H. D. Wong, T Knittel, S Downes, M Carolan, M L. F. Lerch, M Petasecca, V L. Perevertaylo, P Metcalfe, M Jackson, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld

Durability investigation of graphene-supported Pt nanocatalysts for PEM fuel cells, Huimin Wu, David Wexler, and Hua-Kun Liu

Effect of different reductants for palladium loading on hydrogen storage capacity of double-walled carbon nanotubes, Huimin Wu, David Wexler, and Hua-Kun Liu

Acid treatment of carbon supports for proton exchange membrane fuel cell electrocatalyst, Huimin Wu, David Wexler, Guoxiu Wang, and Hua-Kun Liu

Pt/C catalysts using different carbon supports for the cathode of PEM fuel cells, Huimin Wu, David Wexler, Guoxiu Wang, and Hua-Kun Liu

Analysis of friction and surface roughness effects on edge crack evolution of thin strip during cold rolling, Haibo Xie, Zhengyi Jiang, and W Y Daniel Yuen