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


Teleconsultation technology and its benefits: In the case of public hospitals in Malaysia, Nurazean Maarop, Sukdershan Singh Hazara Singh, and Khin Than Win


The interplay of facilitating conditions and organizational settings in the acceptance of teleconsultation technology in public hospitals in Malaysia, Nurazean Maarop and Khin Than Win


Exploring teleconsultation acceptance: a comparison study between emergency and non-emergency setting, Nurazean Maarop, Khin Than Win, Maslin Masrom, and Sukdershan Singh Hazara Singh


Exploring factors that affect teleconsultation adoption: In the case of Malaysia, Nurazean Maarop, Khin Than Win, Maslin Masrom, and Sukdershan Singh Hazara Singh

Mathematical modelling of helical protein structure, James McCoy


Self-similar solutions of fully nonlinear curvature flows, James Alexander McCoy


Lifespan theorem for constrained surface diffusion flows, James McCoy, Glen Wheeler, and Graham Williams


Asymptotic and numerical results for a model of solvent-dependent drug diffusion through polymeric spheres, Scott McCue, Mike Hsieh, Timothy J. Moroney, and Mark I. Nelson


Coordinated utilisation of wind farm reactive power capability for system loss optimisation, Lasantha Meegahapola, S Durairaj, D Flynn, and B Fox

Frequency dynamics during high CCGT and wind penetrations, Lasantha Meegahapola and Damian Flynn

Optimal allocation of distributed reactive power resources under network constraints for system loss minimization, L G. Meegahapola, S R. Abbott, D Morrow, T Littler, and D Flynn

Hydrogen energy storage for a permanent magnet wind turbine generator based autonomous hybrid power system, Nishad Mendis, Saad Sayeef, Kashem Muttaqi, and Sarath Perera

The IEEE symposium on technology and society 2010 (7-10 June): the social implications of emerging technologies, Katina Michael


Editorial: The social and behavioural implications of location-based services, Katina Michael and M G. Michael


The fallout from emerging technologies: surveillance, social networks and suicide, Katina Michael and M G. Michael


The importance of scenarios in the prediction of the social implications of emerging technologies and services, Katina Michael, M G. Michael, and Roba Abbas


Propagation of optical spatial solitary waves in bias-free nematic-liquid-crystal cells, Antonmaria A. Minzoni, Luke W. Sciberras, Noel F. Smyth, and Annette L. Worthy

Ontology information retrieval for academic resources, Norasykin Mohd Zaid and Sim K. Lau


Ontology based search mechanism in bilingual database resource, Norasykin Mohd Zaid and Sim Kim Lau


Strategic alignment of business processes, Evan D. Morrison, A. K. Ghose, H. K. Dam, K. G. Hinge, and K. Hoesch-Klohe


The effect of incomplete mixing upon the performance of a membrane-coupled anaerobic fermentor, Ahmed Hussein Msmali, Mark I. Nelson, and John M. Kavanagh

Supply chain optimization audit (SCOA) for green ICT opportunities, Saugato Mukerji and Aditya K. Ghose

How nursing staff spend their time on activities in a nursing home: an observational study, Esther Naliaka Munyisia, Ping Yu, and David Hailey

Does the introduction of an electronic nursing documentation system in a nursing home reduce time on documentation for the nursing staff?, Esther N. Munyisia, Ping Yu, and David Hailey

The changes in caregivers' perceptions about the quality of information and benefits of nursing documentation associated with the introduction of an electronic documentation system in a nursing home, Esther N. Munyisia, Ping Yu, and David Hailey

Fuzzy clustering of human motor motion, Fazel Naghdy

Optical flow estimation using sparse gradient representation, Muhammad Wasim Nawaz, Abdesselam Bouzerdoum, and Son Lam Phung


An analysis of an activated sludge process containing a sludge disintegration system, Mark I. Nelson and Easwaran Balakrishnan

Theoretical probing of the phenomenon of the formation of the outermost surface layer of a multi-component particle, and the surface chemical composition after the rapid removal of water in spray drying, Mark I. Nelson, Harvinder S. Sidhu, and X.D. Chen

Generalized extreme value additive model analysis via mean field variational bayes, Sarah Neville, M. Palmer, and M. Wand

Practical RFID ownership transfer scheme, Ching Yu Ng, Willy Susilo, Yi Mu, and Reihaneh Safavi-Naini


Detecting humans under occlusion using variational mean field method, Duc Thanh Nguyen, Philip Ogunbona, and Wanqing Li

Human detection with contour-based local motion binary patterns, Duc Thanh Nguyen, Philip Ogunbona, and Wanqing Li

Distance geometry in quasihypermetric spaces. II, Peter Nickolas and Reinhard Wolf

Distance geometry in quasihypermetric spaces. III, Peter Nickolas and Reinhard Wolf

Importance sampling as a variational approximation, David Nott, Jialiang Li, and Mark Fielding


Heaven and hell: visions for pervasive adaptation, Ben Paechter, Jeremy Pitt, Nikola Serbedzija, Katina Michael, Jennifer willies, and Ingi Helgason

Lognormal block kriging for contaminated soil, Rajib Paul and Noel Cressie

The 1BL/1RS translocation decreases grain yield of spring wheat germplasm in low yield environments of north-eastern Australia, Allan Peake, Arthur Gilmour, and Mark Cooper

A novel control strategy for stand-alone operation of a wind dominated RAPS system, Sarath Perera; Kashem Muttaqi; Nishad Mendis; and M.N Uddin,

Extending formal concept analysis with a second ordering relationship on concepts: a software engineering case study, Jonas Poelmans, Guido Dedene, Peter Eklund, Stijin Viaene, Monique Snoeck, and Sergeu Kuznetsov


Offline programming for a complex welding system using DELMIA automation, Joseph Polden, Zengxi Pan, Nathan P. Larkin, Stephen Van Duin, and John Norrish

The cancerology ontology: designed to support the search of evidence-based oncology from biomedical literatures, Jantima Polpinij

A fractal version of the pinwheel tiling, Natalie Priebe Frank and Michael F. Whittaker

Hybrid flying-capacitor-based active-neutral-point-clamped five-level converter operated with SHE-PWM, Sridhar R. Pulikanti and V. Agelidis

A DC-link voltage ripple compensation method for multilevel active-neutral-point-clamped converters operating with SHE-PWM, Sridhar R. Pulikanti, M Ciobotaru, Vassilios G. Agelidis, and Georgios S. Konstantinou

Voltage balancing control of three-level active NPC converter using SHE-PWM, Sridhar R. Pulikanti, Mohamed Dahidah, and V. Agelidis

Building employability skills in ICT Master coursework curriculum, Emily R. Purser, Fazel Naghdy, and Alison Hays

Distributed privacy-preserving secure aggregation in vehicular communication, Bo Qin, Qianhong Wu, Josep Domingo-Ferrer, and W. Susilo


Optimistic fair exchange of ring signatures, Lie Qu, Guilin Wang, and Yi Mu

Media rate control for large scale immersive communications, Mohammed Raad, Raad Raad, and Farzad Safaei

Boundary node selection algorithms in WSNs, Ali Rafiei, Mehran Abolhasan, D. Franklin, and Farzad Safaei

Cervical cancer classification using Gabor filters, - Rahmadwati, Golshah Naghdy, Montserrat Ros, Catherine Todd, and Eviana Norahmawati

Smooth tests of goodness of fit, J. C. W Rayner, Olivier Thas, and Donald John Best

A parallel, multi-issue negotiation model in dynamic e-markets, Fenghui Ren, Minjie Zhang, X. Luo, and Danny Sutanto

Backward compatible spatialized teleconferencing based on squeezed recordings, Christian H. Ritz, Muawiyath Shujau, xiguang zheng, Bin Cheng, Eva Cheng, and Ian S. Burnett


Using a multi-experimental approach to assess the fate of angled-and-released yellowtail kingfish (Seriola lalandi), Lachlan W. Roberts, Paul A. Butcher, Matt K. Broadhurst, and Brian R. Cullis


Why students leave their ICT degrees: A gender comparison, Madeleine RH Roberts, Tanya McGill, and Peter N. Hyland


What students are telling us about why they left their ICT course, Madeleine R. H Roberts, Tanya McGill, and Tony Koppi

Paediatric oncology patient preference for oral nutritional supplements in a clinical setting, Kenneth G. Russell, Jennifer Cohen, B Goodenough, K Rosen, and Claire E. Wakefield

On the error exponent of amplify and forward relay networks, Farzad Safaei, Bappi Barua, Mehran Abolhasan, and D. Franklin


A spatial analysis of multivariate output from regional climate models, Stephan Sain, Reinhard Furrer, and Noel A. Cressie


A low complexity resource allocation algorithm for OFDMA cooperative relay networks with fairness and QoS guaranteed, Asem Salah, R. S.A.R. Abdullah, B. B. M. Ali, and Nidhal Odeh

Behaviour of grid connected photovoltaic systems, Azuki Abdul Salam, Ismail Adam, Fatimah Zaharah Hamidon, and Ahmed Haidar

Prioritizing information technology service investments under uncertainty, Jacques Sauve, Magno Queiroz, Antao Moura, Claudio Bartolini, and Marianne Hickey

Reconsidering the dimensions of business-IT alignment, Frank Schlosser, Heinz-Theo Wagner, and Tim Coltman


The amicable-Kronecker construction of quaternion orthogonal designs, Jennifer Seberry and Sarah S. Adams


A new generic digital signature algorithm, Jennifer Seberry, Vinhbuu To, and Dongvu Tonien

A two-stage image fusion method for enhanced through-the-wall radar target detection, Cher Hau Seng, Abdesselam Bouzerdoum, Son Lam Phung, and Moeness G. Amin

Automatic left ventricle detection in echocardiographic images for deformable contour initialization, Cher Hau Seng, Ramazan Demirli, Moeness G. Amin, Jason L. Seachrist, and Abdesselam Bouzerdoum


Creating value from business analytics systems: a process-oriented theoretical framework and case study, Graeme Shanks, Nargiza Bekmamedov, and Rajeev Sharma


Creating value from business analytics systems: the impact of strategy, Graeme Shanks and Rajeev Sharma


Sparse signal decomposition for ground penetrating radar, Wenbin Shao, Abdesselam Bouzerdoum, and Son Lam Phung


Automatic Classification of Ground-Penetrating-Radar Signals for Railway-Ballast Assessment, Wenbin Shao, Abdesselam Bouzerdoum, Son Lam Phung, Lijun Su, Buddhima Indraratna, and Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn


Investigating the effect of participation-limiting structures on outcomes of e-democracy systems (Research in Progress), Rajeev Sharma

Research methods and the relevance of the IS discipline: a critical analysis of the role of methodological pluralism, Rajeev Sharma


The role of dynamic capabilities in creating business value from IS assets, Rajeev Sharma and Graeme Shanks

Top management support and IS implementation: further support for the moderating role of task interdependence, Rajeev Sharma and Philip Yetton

A scalable dual approach to semidefinite metric learning, Chunhua Shen, Junae Kim, and Lei Wang


Towards peer selection in a semantically-enriched service execution framework with QoS specifications, Jun Shen, Ghassan Beydoun, Graham Low, Brian Henderson-Sellers, and Shuai Yuan

Comparison of bio-inspired algorithms for peer selection in services composition, Jun Shen, Ghassan Beydoun, Shuai Yuan, and Graham Low

A quantitative approach for comparison and evaluation of light field rendering techniques, Hooman Shidanshidi, Farzad Safaei, and Wanqing Li

Objective evaluation of light field rendering methods using effective sampling density, Hooman Shidanshidi, Farzad Safaei, and Wanqing Li

Exploring OLAP data with parallel dimension views, Mark Sifer

The design and analysis of variety trials using mixtures of composite and individual plot samples, Alison Smith, Robin Thompson, David G. Butler, and Brian R. Cullis

Multistage sampling, David G. Steel


Conditional and unconditional models in model-assisted estimation of finite population totals, David G. Steel and Robert Graham Clark

Seasonal adjustment of an aggregate series using univariate and multivariate basic structural models, David G. Steel, Yan-Xia Lin, and Carole Birrell

Measuring and analysing homogeneity of geographical areas for a categorical variable, David G. Steel and Mark Tranmer

Measuring and analyzing the within group homogeneity of multi-category variables, David G. Steel and Mark Tranmer

Objective functional capacity assessment using inertial sensor, David A. Stirling, Fazel Naghdy, Golshah Naghdy, M. Field, R. Arunglabi, and D. Kilpatrick

Joint modeling of spatial variability and within-row interplot competition to increase the efficiency of plant improvement, J. K. Stringer, Brian R. Cullis, and R Thompson

Logistics performance drivers in Indonesia: an emphasis on identifying potential contributions of logistics service providers (LSPs) to their customer logistics performance, Yeni Sumantri and Sim Kim Lau

The current status of logistics performance drivers in Indonesia: an emphasis on potential contributions of logistics service providers (LSPs), Yeni Sumantri and Sim Kim Lau


A hot metal temperature predictor based on hybrid decision tree techniques, Chao Sun, David A. Stirling, Bryan Wright, Paul Zulli, and Christian Ritz

Strongly unforgeable proxy signature scheme secure in the standard model, Ying Sun, Chunxiang Xu, Yong Yu, and Yi Mu


FPGA based filter design for self-mixing interferometry signals, Yuan Sun, Yanguang Yu, Wenbing Fan, and Jiangtao Xi


P2CP: a new cloud storage model to enhance performance of cloud services, Zhe Sun, Jun Shen, and Ghassan Beydoun

DeDu: Building a deduplication storage system over cloud computing, Zhe Sun, Jun Shen, and Jianming Yong

On the security of the identity-based encryption based on DHIES from ASIACCS 2010, Willy Susilo and Joonsang Baek