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  • Back to the future: Assessing the damage of 2004 DHAKA FLOOD in The 2050 urban environment (journal article) 

    Khan, David M.; Verbeek, William; Chen, Albert S.; Hammond, Michael J.; Islam, F.; Pervin, I.; Djordjevic, Slobodan; Butler, David (Wiley, 2015-12-08)
    Planning to make a city flood resilient needs proper assessment of future conditions. Urban growth models are being used as a planning tool for city development. Within the project Collaborative Research in Flood Resilience ...
  • Back to the future: Assessing the impact of the 2004 flood in Dhaka in 2050 (conference paper) 

    Khan, David M.; Taher, Imtiaz; Veerbeek, William; Chen, Albert S.; Hammond, Michael J.; Djordjevic, Slobodan; Butler, David (Centre for Water Systems, University of Exeter, 2013)
    Planning to make a city flood resilient needs proper assessment of the future conditions. Urban growth models are being used as a planning tool for City development. Within the CORFU project flood management strategies ...
  • Balancing of mixed-model parallel U-shaped assembly lines considering model sequences 

    Kucukkoc, I; Zhang, DZ (Taylor & Francis for International Foundation for Production Research (IFPR), 2017-04-12)
    As a consequence of increasing interests in customised products, mixed-model lines have become the most significant components of today’s manufacturing systems to meet surging consumer demand. Also, U-shaped assembly lines ...
  • Balancing of parallel U-shaped assembly lines 

    Kucukkoc, Ibrahim; Zhang, David Z. (Elsevier, 2015-06-11)
    A new hybrid assembly line design, called Parallel U-shaped Assembly Line system, is introduced and characterised along with numerical examples for the first time. Different from existing studies on U-shaped lines, we ...
  • Baseline study in environmental risk assessment: Escalating need for computer models to be whole-system approach 

    Butt, TE; Gouda, HM; Alam, A; Javadi, AA; Nunns, MA; Allen, TJ (Taylor & Francis:, 2017-03-04)
    Despite landfills having the potential to pollute the environment both during their operation and long after they have ceased to receive waste, they remain a dominant waste management option, particularly in the UK. In ...
  • Battle of background leakage assessment for Water Networks (BBLAWN) at WDSA conference 2014 

    Giustolisi, O.; Berardi, L.; Laucelli, D.; Savic, Dragan; Walski, T.; Brunone, B. (Elsevier, 2014)
    The Battle of Background Leakage Assessment for Water Networks (BBLAWN) is the fifth in a series of "Battle Competitions" dating back to the Battle of the Water Networks (BWN) in 1985 and, more recently, the Battle of the ...
  • The Battle of the Water Networks II (BWN-II) 

    Marchi, A.; Salomons, E; Ostfeld, A.; Kapelan, Zoran; Simpson, A; Zecchin, A. C.; Maier, H.R.; Wu, Z; Elsayed, S; Song, Y; Walski, T.; Stokes, C; Wu, W; Dandy, G.C.; Alvisi, S; Creaco, Enrico; Franchini, Marco; Saldarriaga, J; Páez, D; Hernandez, David; Bohórquez, J; Bent, R; Coffrin, C; Judi, D; McPherson, T; van Hentenryck, P; Matos, J; Monteiro, A; Matias, N; Yoo, D; Lee, H; Kim, J; Iglesias-Rey, P; Martínez-Solano, F; Mora-Meliá, D; Ribelles-Aguilar, J; Guidolin, Michele; Fu, Guangtao; Reed, P.M.; Wang, Qi; Liu, H; McClymont, K; Johns, Matthew B.; Keedwell, Edward; Kandiah, V; Jasper, M; Drake, K; Shafiee, E; Barandouzi, M; Berglund, A; Brill, D; Mahinthakumar, G; Ranjithan, R; Zechman, E; Morley, Mark S.; Tricarico, Carla; de Marinis, G.; Tolson, B; Khedr, A; Asadzadeh, M (American Society of Civil Engineers, 2013-05-18)
    The Battle of the Water Networks II (BWN-II) is the latest of a series of competitions related to the design and operation of water distribution systems (WDSs) undertaken within the Water Distribution Systems Analysis ...
  • Bayesian operational modal analysis of Jiangyin Yangtze River Bridge 

    Brownjohn, JMW; Au, S-K; Zhu, Y; Sun, Z; Li, B; Bassitt, J; Hudson, E; Sun, H (Elsevier, 2018-03-30)
    Vibration testing of long span bridges is becoming a commissioning requirement, yet such exercises represent the extreme of experimental capability, with challenges for instrumentation (due to frequency range, resolution ...
  • A Bayesian Updating Framework for Simulating Marine Energy Converter Drive Train Reliability 

    Ewing, FJ; Waldron, B; Thies, PR (Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS), 2017-05-03)
    INTRODUCTION: Accurately quantifying and assessing the reliability of Marine Energy Converters (MEC’s) is critical for the successful commercialization of the industry. Without improvements in reliability and hence reductions ...
  • A BEMT model for a high solidity, hubless and ducted tidal stream turbine 

    Allsop, S; Peyrard, C; Thies, PR (Tidal Energy Research Group, 2016-03)
    A Blade Element Momentum Theory (BEMT) model for ‘conventional’ 3 bladed designs of Tidal Stream Turbine (TST) is presented, with validations from scale model experiments carried out in a cavitation tunnel. Assumptions and ...
  • Benchmarking energy consumption and CO2 emissions from rainwater harvesting systems: an improved method by proxy 

    Ward, Sarah; Butler, David; Memon, Fayyaz (IWA (International Water Association), 2010)
    Life cycle analyses (LCAs) show the main operational energy contribution for rainwater-harvesting (RWH) systems come from ultraviolet (UV) disinfection and pumping rainwater from tank to building. Simple methods of estimating ...
  • Best practice report - installation procedures 

    Maisondieu, C; Johanning, L; Weller, S (MERIFIC, 2014-03)
    This report is a deliverable of MERiFIC Task 3. 6: ‘Installation Procedures’ and has been produced in a cross border collaboration between IFREMER and the University of Exeter. In this report different elements are ...
  • Best practice report – mooring of floating marine renewable energy devices 

    Weller, S; Johanning, L; Davies, P (MERIFIC, 2013-09)
    This report is a deliverable of MERiFIC Work Package 3: ‘Dynamic Behaviour of Marine Energy Devices’ involving the collaboration of IFREMER (Institut français de recherche pour l'exploitation de la mer) in France and the ...
  • Best practice report – operation and maintenance requirements 

    Weller, S; Maisondieu, C; Johanning, L; Weller, S (MERIFIC, 2014-01)
    This report is a deliverable of MERiFIC Work Package 3.6: ‘Operation and Maintenance requirements’ and has been produced as a cross border collaboration between IFREMER and the University of Exeter. The report provides ...
  • Beyond von-Neumann computing with nanoscale phase-change memory devices 

    Wright, CD; Hosseini, P; Vazquez-Diosdado, JA (Wiley, 2013-05-13)
    Historically, the application of phase-change materials and devices has been limited to the provision of non-volatile memories. Recently however the potential has been demonstrated for using phase-change devices as the ...
  • Bifurcation analysis of a rigid impact oscillator with bilinear damping 

    Zhang, L; Jiang, H; Liu, Y (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2018-03-12)
    This paper studies a rigid impact oscillator with bilinear damping developed as the mechanical model of an impulsive switched system. The stability and the bifurcation of periodic orbits in the impact oscillator are ...
  • Bio-inspired iridescent layer-by-layer assembled cellulose nanocrystal Bragg stacks 

    Tzeng, P.; Hewson, D.J.; Vukusic, Peter; Eichhorn, Stephen J.; Grunlan, J.C. (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2015)
    Layer-by-layer (LbL) assembly was used to fabricate a synthetic analogue of the color producing multilayered structure commonly found in many biological systems, particularly Coleoptera. The resulting iridescent films ...
  • Biomechanical analysis of bone remodeling following mandibular reconstruction using fibula free flap 

    Yoda, N; Zheng, K; Chen, J; Liao, Z; Koyama, S; Peck, C; Swain, M; Sasaki, K; Li, Q (Elsevier, 2018-06)
    Whilst the newly established biomechanical conditions following mandibular reconstruction using fibula free flap can be a critical determinant for achieving favorable bone union, little has been known about their association ...
  • Bone morphological effects on post-implantation remodeling of maxillary anterior buccal bone: A clinical and biomechanical study 

    Yoda, N; Zheng, K; Chen, J; Li, W; Swain, M; Sasaki, K; Li, Q (Elsevier, 2017-01-18)
    Purpose This study combines clinical investigation with finite element (FE) analysis to explore the effects of buccal bone thickness (BBT) on the morphological changes of buccal bone induced by the loaded implant. Methods One ...
  • Boron nitride encapsulated graphene infrared emitters 

    Barnard, HR; Zossimova, E; Mahlmeister, NH; Lawton, LM; Luxmoore, IJ; Nash, GR (AIP Publishing, 2016-03-28)
    The spatial and spectral characteristics of mid-infrared thermal emission from devices containing a large area multilayer graphene layer, encapsulated using hexagonal boron nitride, have been investigated. The devices were ...