Papers from 2020

Effect of regulating main governing factors on the selectivity membranes of electrodialysis used for LiCl liquid desiccant regeneration, Ali Hussein Al-Jubainawi, Zhenjun Ma, Yi Guo, and Long D. Nghiem

The rejection of mono- and di-valent ions from aquatic environment by MWNT/chitosan buckypaper composite membranes: Influences of chitosan concentrations, Ahmed Alshahrani, Mohammad Algamdi, Ibrahim Alsohaimi, Long D. Nghiem, Kha L. Tu, Aiman Al-Rawajfeh, and Marc in het Panhuis

2D photon dosimetry with a scintillation fibre optic dosimeter, James Archer, Levi Madden, Enbang Li, Dean Wilkinson, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld

Synthesis, structural/photophysical characterization and theoretical investigations with new β-pyridinium/quinolinium and β-bromine substituted bis(1,3-dimethylbarbituric acid) trimethine oxonol dyes that display large Stokes shifts, Fereshteh Azamifar, M Naimi-Jamal, Ardeshir Rineh, and Michael J. Kelso


Unwrapping nutrition: Exploring the impact of hospital food and beverage packaging on plate waste/intake in older people, Alison F. Bell, Linda C. Tapsell, Karen L. Walton, and Marijka Batterham

Heat transfer mathematical model for a novel parabolic trough solar collecting system with V-shaped cavity absorber, Yu Bie, Ming Li, Fei Chen, Grzegorz Krolczyk, and Zhixiong Li

Microstructure, mechanical properties and tribological behavior of the low-pressure cold sprayed tin bronze-alumina coating in artificial seawater, Wenyuan Chen, Yuan Yu, Anh Kiet Tieu, Junying Hao, Long Wang, Shengyu Zhu, and Jun Yang


An exploration of IoT platform development, Mahdi Fahmidehgholami and Didar Zowghi

Bio-templated formation of defect-abundant VS 2 as a bifunctional material toward high-performance hydrogen evolution reactions and lithium − sulfur batteries, Tianqi Guo, Yingze Song, Zhongti Sun, Yuhan Wu, Yu Xia, Yayun Li, Jianhui Sun, Kai Jiang, Shi Xue Dou, and Jingyu Sun

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


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

The effects of information disclosure regulation on stock markets: Evidence from Vietnam, Trang Cam Hoang, Huy Pham, Vikash Ramiah, Imad Moosa, and Danh Le

Recent advances in chemical adsorption and catalytic conversion materials for Li-S batteries, Xiaodong Hong, Rui Wang, Yue Liu, Jiawei Fu, Ji Liang, and Shi Xue Dou

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

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

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


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

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

Thermo-mechanical coupled finite element analysis of rolling contact fatigue and wear properties of a rail steel under different slip ratios, Qinglin Lian, Guanyu Deng, Anh Kiet Tieu, Hui Jun Li, Zhiming Liu, Xi Wang, and Hongtao Zhu

Electrical stimulation-induced osteogenesis of human adipose derived stem cells using a conductive graphene-cellulose scaffold, Jianfeng Li, Xiao Liu, Jeremy Micah Crook, and Gordon G. Wallace

Predicting excellent anisotropic thermoelectric performance of the layered oxychalcogenides BiAgOCh (Ch=S, Se, and Te), Jingyu Li, Chi Zhang, Yuli Yan, Jinfeng Yang, Beibei Shi, Yuanxu Wang, and Zhenxiang Cheng

Enterprises and future disruptive technological innovations: Exploring blockchain ledger description framework (BLDF) for the design and development of blockchain use cases, H C. Lim


Pricing variance and volatility swaps with stochastic volatility, stochastic interest rate and regime switching, Sha Lin and Xinjiang He

Mathematical modelling and experimental investigation of solar air collectors with corrugated absorbers, Wenye Lin, Haoshan Ren, and Zhenjun Ma

Nitrite admixed concrete for wastewater structures: Mechanical properties, leaching behavior and biofilm development, Xuan Li, Liza O'Moore, Simeon Wilkie, Yarong Song, Jing Wei, Philip Bond, Zhiguo Yuan, Lucija Hanzic, and Guangming Jiang


A semi-analytic valuation of American options under a two-state regime-switching economy, Xiaoping Lu and Endah Putri

Au-nanoparticle-supported ZnO as highly efficient photocatalyst for H2O2 production, Xianguang Meng, Peixiao Zong, Liang Wang, Fan Yang, Weishu Hou, Songtao Zhang, Bingdong Li, Zhaoliang Guo, Shanshan Liu, Guifu Zuo, Yi Du, Tao Wang, and Vellaisamy A. L Roy


Extraction of strategically important elements from brines: Constraints and opportunities, Biplob K. Pramanik, Long D. Nghiem, and Faisal I. Hai


Multiphase identification in Ni-PbTe contacts by EBSD and aberration-corrected STEM, Xavier Reales Ferreres, Gilberto Casillas, Sima Aminorroaya-Yamini, and Azdiar Adil Gazder

Overload damage mechanisms of GFRP-RC beams subjected to high-intensity low-velocity impact loads, Zein Saleh, M Neaz Sheikh, Alex M. Remennikov, and Abheek Basu

Mechanical performance of elastomeric PGS scaffolds under dynamic conditions, Vitor Sencadas, Seyedmostafa Sadat, and Dina M. Morais Da Silva


The congruence effect between product emotional appeal and country-based emotion: The moderating role of country-of-origin, Felix Septianto, Tung M. Chiew, and Nguyen T. Thai


Corrosion resistance of electrified railway tunnels made of steel fibre reinforced concrete, Kangkang Tang and Stephen Wilkinson

Ab initio study on physical and chemical interactions at borates and iron oxide interface at high temperature, Thi Thuy Huong Ta, Anh Kiet Tieu, Hongtao Zhu, Haibo Yu, Nam Van Tran, Hoang Bach Tran, Shanhong Wan, and Thi D. Ta

Lubrication mechanism of sodium metasilicate at elevated temperatures through tribo-interface observation, Long Wang, Anh Kiet Tieu, Shaogang Cui, Guanyu Deng, Pei Wang, Hongtao Zhu, and Jun Yang

An effective compressive computational ghost imaging with hybrid speckle pattern, Xiaoxia Wang, Yong Tao, Fengbao Yang, and Yiwei Zhang

Porous bowl-shaped VS 2 nanosheets/graphene composite for high-rate lithium-ion storage, Daxiong Wu, Caiyun Wang, Mingguang Wu, Yunfeng Chao, Pengbin He, and Jianmin Ma

Mechanically tuning magnetism and transport property in spin gapless semiconductor CoFeMnSi flexible thin film, Fangqing Xin, Caiyin You, Huarui Fu, Li Ma, Zhenxiang Cheng, and Na Tian


Negative Sequence Voltage Compensating for Unbalanced Standalone Brushless Doubly-fed Induction Generator, Wei Xu, Omer Mohammed Elbabo Mohammed, Yi Liu, and Md Rabiul Islam

Factors influencing the spread of green building projects in the UAE, Zinah Yas and Kamal Jaafer

The impact of value engineering on embodied greenhouse gas emissions in the built environment: A hybrid life cycle assessment, Man Yu, Mehdi Robati, Philip Oldfield, Thomas O. Wiedmann, Robert H. Crawford, Ali Akbar Nezhad, and David G Carmichael

Interactive three-dimensional visualization of network intrusion detection data for machine learning, Wei Zong, Yang-Wai Chow, and Willy Susilo

Papers from 2019

Health professionals' involvement of parents in decision-making in interprofessional practice at the hospital, Antje Aarthun, Knut Oymar, and Kristin Akerjordet


Parental involvement in decision-making about their child's health care at the hospital, Antje Aarthun, Knut Oymar, and Kristin Akerjordet


Determinants of Related Party Transactions in Jordan: Financial and Governance Factors, Modar Abdullatif, Mohammad Alhadab, and Israa Mansour

Energy-efficient and delay-aware mobile cloud offloading over cellular networks, Shaun Abraham, Obada Al Khatib, and Mohd Fareq Abdul Malek

Generation of Neural Crest Progenitors from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells, Kwaku Dad Abu-Bonsrah, Serena Viventi, Donald F. Newgreen, and Mirella Dottori

Ionic interdiffusion as interaction mechanism between Al and Si 3 N 4, Esmaeil Adabifiroozjaei, Pramod Koshy, Fahimeh Emadi, Sajjad Mofarah, Hongyang Ma, Ebad Rastkerdar, Sean Lim, Richard Webster, David R. G Mitchell, and Charles C. Sorrell

Carbon and Nitrogen Sequestration of Melaleuca Floodplain Wetlands in Tropical Australia, M Adame, Ruth Reef, Vanessa Wong, S Balcombe, M Turschwell, E Kavehei, D C. Rodriguez, Jeffrey Kelleway, P Masque, and Mike Ronan


How Deep Is Your Care? Analysis of Corporations’ “Caring Level” and Impact on Earnings Volatility from the Ethics of Care Perspective, Desi Adhariani and Sylvia Veronica Siregar

Altered donor P2X7 activity in human leukocytes correlates with P2RX7 genotype but does not affect the development of graft-versus-host disease in humanised mice, Sam Adhikary, Nicholas Geraghty, Peter Cuthbertson, Ronald Sluyter, and Debbie Watson


Equilibrium states on higher-rank Toeplitz non-commutative solenoids, Zahra Afsar, Astrid An Huef, Iain F. Raeburn, and Aidan Sims

Equilibrium States on Right LCM Semigroup C*-Algebras, Zahra Afsar, Nathan D. Brownlowe, Nadia S. Larsen, and Nicolai Stammeier


Women and Wealth: Financial Propinquity to Business Success, Nikunj Aggarwal and Harjit Singh


Effects of IPA treatment on the photovoltaic performance of bulk heterojunction organic solar cells, Ali Aghassi and Cormac Fay

Understanding the loss mechanisms in high-performance solution-processed small molecule bulk heterojunction solar cells doped with a PFN impurity, Ali Aghassi and Cormac Fay


Modelling the differences between El Nino and La Nina years and planktonic larval duration on dispersal across the southeast Australian biogeographic barrier, Lucia Aguilar, Samuel A. Matthews, David J. Ayre, and Todd E. Minchinton

Kinetic modelling of Prileschajew epoxidation of oleic acid under conventional heating and microwave irradiation, Adriana Aguilera, Pasi Tolvanen, Kari Eranen, Johan Warna, Sebastien Leveneur, Timothy R. Marchant, and Tapio Salmi

Understanding the Business Value Creation Process for Business Intelligence Tools in the UAE, Afrah Ahmed, Shafiz Affendi Mohd Yusof, and Farhad Oroumchian


Thread effects on the stiffness of bolted shear connections, Aziz Ahmed and Lip H. Teh


Behavior of eccentrically loaded double circular steel tubular short columns filled with concrete, Mizen Ahmed, Qing Quan Liang, Vipulkumar I. Patel, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Experimental and numerical studies of square concrete-filled double steel tubular short columns under eccentric loading, Mizen Ahmed, Qing Quan Liang, Vipulkumar I. Patel, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Local-global interaction buckling of square high strength concrete-filled double steel tubular slender beam-columns, Mizen Ahmed, Qing Quan Liang, Vipulkumar I. Patel, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Numerical analysis of axially loaded circular high strength concrete-filled double steel tubular short columns, Mizen Ahmed, Qing Quan Liang, Vipulkumar I. Patel, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Activated carbon preparation from biomass feedstock: Clean production and carbon dioxide adsorption, Mohammad Boshir Ahmed, Md Abu Hasan Johir, John L. Zhou, Huu Hao Ngo, Long D. Nghiem, Christopher Richardson, Mohammad Ali Moni, and Macguire Bryant


Evaluation of organ doses following high dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy of breast cancer: A Geant4 Monte Carlo simulation study, M Aidil, Nurul Hashikin, Chai-Hong Yeong, Susanna Guatelli, K H. Ng, Alessandra Malaroda, Anatoly B. Rosenfeld, and Alan C. Perkins


Tunisian terrorist fighters: a grassroots perspective, Imene Ajala

Analytics-based decision-making for service systems: A qualitative study and agenda for future research, Shahriar Akter, Heenkenda Mudiyanselage Ruwan Jayawickrama Bandara, Umme Hani, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Cyril Foropon, and Thanos Papadopoulos


The Rise of the Social Business in Emerging Economies: A New Paradigm of Development, Shahriar Akter, Nabila Jamal, Md Mahfuz Ashraf, Grace McCarthy, and P Varsha

How Talent Capability Can Shape Service Analytics Capability in the Big Data Environment?, Shahriar Akter, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Mary Barrett, and Kumar Biswas


DC and AC magnetic fields increase neurite outgrowth of SH-SY5Y neuroblastoma cells with and without retinoic acid, Enad Abed Mahmood Alabed, Martin Engel, Yusuke Yamauchi, Md. Shahriar Al Hossain, and Lezanne Ooi


Board Chairmen’s Involvement in the Nomination and Remuneration Committees and Earnings Management, Mujeeb Saif Mohsen Al-Absy, Ku Nor Izah Ku Ismail, and Sitraselvi Chandren


Digital Games and English as Foreign Language (EFL) Learning in Tertiary Education in Saudi Arabia, Abdullah Saleh Alamr


Cubic aggregates of Zn2SnO4 nanoparticles and their application in dye-sensitized solar cells, Kadhim Al-Attafi, Fanar Hussein Jawdat, Hamzeh Qutaish, Patricia Y. Hayes, Amar Al-Keisy, Kyubin Shim, Yusuke Yamauchi, Shi Xue Dou, Andrew Nattestad, and Jung Ho Kim

A Comparative Study of TiO2 Paste Preparation Methods Using Solvothermally Synthesised Anatase Nanoparticles in Dye-Sensitised Solar Cells, Kadhim Al-Attafi, Andrew Nattestad, Shi Xue Dou, and Jung Ho Kim


Potential use of lignosulfonate for expansive soil stabilisation, Dennis Pere Alazigha, J S. Vinod, Buddhima Indraratna, and Ana Heitor


Moisture diffusion measurement and evaluation for porous membranes used in enthalpy exchangers, Ahmed Khafeef Obaid Al-Bdoor, Zhenjun Ma, and Paul Cooper

Dynamic solution behaviour of metal complexes of the hexaamine cage ligand Me8tricosane, Leighton Alcock, German Cavigliasso, Douglas Lawes, Robert Stranger, James M. Hook, and Stephen Frederick Ralph


Board Gender Diversity and CSR Reporting: Evidence from Jordan, Amer Al Fadli, John Sands, Greg Jones, Claire Beattie, and Dom Pensiero

Mathematical model for the encapsulation of Alanine amino acid inside a single-walled carbon nanotube, Hakim Abdul Al Garalleh, Mazen Garaleh, and Ghassan Alabadleh


Analytical investigation on the behavior of circular and square RC columns strengthened with RPC and wrapped with FRP under uniaxial compression, Atheer Hilal Mahdi Al - Gburi, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Mechanical properties of steel, glass, and hybrid fiber reinforced reactive powder concrete, Atheer Hilal Mahdi Al - Gburi, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


New technique for strengthening squarereinforced concrete columns by the circularisation with reactive powder concrete and wrapping with fibre-reinforced polymer, Atheer Hilal Mahdi Al - Gburi, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Columns Strengthened by Reactive Powder Concrete Jacket and Fibre Reinforced Polymer Wrapping, Atheer H.M Algburi


Hybrid Nano-scale Carbon Sensors for Improved Detection of Vital Neurotransmitters, Wed Al-Graiti


Degradation of diclofenac, trimethoprim, carbamazepine, and sulfamethoxazole by laccase from Trametes versicolor: Transformation products and toxicity of treated effluent, Sultan Alharbi, Long D. Nghiem, Jason P. Van De Merwe, Frederic Leusch, Muhammad Bilal Asif, Faisal I. Hai, and William E. Price

EPID sensitivity to delivery errors for pre-treatment verification of lung SBRT VMAT plans, Thahabah Alharthi, Sankar Arumugam, Philip J. Vial, Lois C. Holloway, and David Thwaites

Influence of Geogrid Materials on the Performance of Concrete Pavements, Abbas Sahib Abd Ali Al-Hedad


Quality assurance of Cyberknife robotic stereotactic radiosurgery using an angularly independent silicon detector, Sultan Alhujaili, Giordano Biasi, Faisal Alzorkany, Garry Grogan, Muhammed Al Kafi, Jonathan Lane, Benjamin Hug, Abdullah H. Aldosari, Sami Alshaikh, Pejman Farzad, Martin A. Ebert, Belal Moftah, Anatoly B. Rosenfeld, and Marco Petasecca

Characterization of an "Edgeless" Dosimeter for Angular Independent Measurements in Advanced Radiotherapy Treatments, Sultan Alhujaili, Jeremy A. Davis, Justin Davies, Michael L. F Lerch, Anatoly B. Rosenfeld, and Marco Petasecca


Behaviour of Self-Compacting Concrete Columns Reinforced Longitudinally with Steel Tubes, Faez Ahmed Mohammed Alhussainy


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

P-M Interactions of Self-Consolidating Concrete Columns Reinforced with Steel Tubes, Faez Alhussainy, M Neaz Sheikh, and Muhammad N. S Hadi


Overview of the tectonic evolution of the Iraqi Zagros thrust zone: Sixty million years of Neotethyan ocean subduction, Sarmad A. Ali, Allen Phillip Nutman, Khalid Aswad, and Brian G. Jones

Microstructural changes on railway track surfaces caused by electrical leakage between wheel and rail, Ali Al-Juboori, Hongtao Zhu, David Wexler, Hui Jun Li, Cheng Lu, Azdiar Adil Gazder, J McLeod, S Pannila, and J Barnes

Characterisation of White Etching Layers formed on rails subjected to different traffic conditions, Ali Al-Juboori, Hongtao Zhu, David Wexler, Hui Jun Li, Cheng Lu, Andrew McCusker, J McLeod, S Pannila, and J Barnes

Evolution of rail surface degradation in the tunnel: The role of water on squat growth under service conditions, Ali Al-Juboori, Hongtao Zhu, David Wexler, Hui Jun Li, Cheng Lu, Andrew McCusker, J McLeod, S Pannila, and J Barnes

Simulation of convection heat transfer of magnetic nanoparticles including entropy generation using CVFEM, Tawfeeq Alkanhal, M Sheikholeslami, A Arabkoohsar, Rizwan-ul Haq, Ahmad Shafee, Zhixiong Li, and I Tlili

Selective Ferroelectric BiOI/Bi4Ti3O12 Heterostructures for Visible Light-Driven Photocatalysis, Amar Al-Keisy, Long Ren, Xun Xu, Weichang Hao, Shi Xue Dou, and Yi Du

An Arabic social media based framework for incidents and events monitoring in smart cities, Manar AlKhatib, May El Barachi, and Khaled Shaalan