Journal Papers – 2013

Compact low frequency varactor loaded tunable SRR antenna
S. Zhu, D. G. Holtby, K. L. Ford, A. Tennant and R. J. Langley
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 61(4), pp.2301-2304, 2013

Knitted, textile, high impedance surface with integrated conducting vias
A.Tennant, W. Hurley and T. Dias
Electronics Letters, 49(1), pp.8-10, 2013

Fabrication of a 3D electrically-small antenna using holographic photolithography
J. J. Toriz-Gracia, J. J. Cowling, G. L. Williams, Q. Bai, N. L. Seed, A. Tennant, R. McWilliam, A. Purvis, F. B. Soulard and P. A. Ivey
Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 23, pp.1-5, 2013

Enhancing the security of communication via directly modulated antenna arrays
H. Z. Shi, and A. Tennant
IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, 7(8), pp.606-611, 2013

On robustness against JPEG2000: a performance evaluation of wavelet-based watermarking techniques
D. Bhowmik, C. Abhayaratne
Multimedia Systems 1-14, 2013

Scalable watermark extraction for real-time authentication of JPEG 2000 images
C. Abhayaratne, D. Bhowmik
Journal of Real-Time Image Processing 8(3) 307-325, 2013

Moment method analysis of a conformal curl antenna printed within layered dielectric cylindrical media using the method of moments
J. Wu, S.K. Khamas, G.G. Cook
IEEE Transactions on Antennas on Propagation, 61(7), pp.3912-3917, 2013

Sidelobe reduction in a random spherical volumetric array using frequency diversity
J.M. Rigelsford, A. Tennant
Applied Acoustics 74(6) 865-869, 2013

A broadband tunable band-pass filter for RF characterization within TETRA and LTE bands
K. Guo, J.M. Rigelsford
Microwave and Optical Technology Letters 55(12) 2847-2849, 2013

Design of comb reflection frequency selective surface for interference reduction in corridors of buildings
C.J. Davenport, J.M. Rigelsford
Electronics Letters 49(23) 1478-1479, 2013

Use of a plane-wave synthesis technique to obtain target rcs from near-field measurements with selective feature extraction capability
K.L. Ford, J.C. Bennett, D.G. Holtby
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation 61(4) 2051-2057, 2013

Reconfigurable frequency selective surface for use in secure electromagnetic buildings
K.L. Ford, J. Roberts, S. Zhou, G. Fong, J. Rigelsford
Electronics Letters 49(14) 861 – 863, 2013

A survey on fall detection: Principles and approaches
M. Mubashir, L. Shao, L. Seed
Neurocomputing 100 144-153, 2013

Multi-view action recognition using local similarity random forests and sensor fusion
F. Zhu, L. Shao, M. Lin
Pattern Recognition Letters 34(1) 20-24, 2013

Silhouette analysis-based action recognition via exploiting human poses
D. Wu, L. Shao
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology 23(2) 236-243, 2013

A semi-supervised approach for dimensionality reduction with distributional similarity
F. Zheng, Z. Song, L. Shao, R. C. Chung, K. Jia, X. Wu
Neurocomputing 103 210-221, 2013

Embedding motion and structure features for human action recognition
X. Zhen, L. Shao, D. Tao, X. Li
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology 23(7) 1182-1190, 2013

Combining appearance and structural features for human action recognition
D. Zhao, L. Shao, X. Zhen, Y. Liu
Neurocomputing 113 88-96, 2013

A local descriptor based on Laplacian pyramid coding for action recognition
X. Zhen, L. Shao
Pattern Recognition Letters 34(15) 1899-1905, 2013

Learning discriminative key poses for action recognition
L. Liu, L. Shao, X. Zhen, X. Li
IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics 43(6) 1860-1870, 2013

Content-based retrieval of human actions from realistic video databases
S. Jones, L. Shao
Information Sciences 236 56-65, 2013

Enhanced computer vision with Microsoft kinect sensor: A review
J. Han, L. Shao, D. Xu, J. Shotton
IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics 43(5) 1317-1333, 2013

Computer vision for RGB-D sensors: Kinect and its applications
L. Shao, J. Han, D. Xu, J. Shotton
IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics 43(5) 1313-1316, 2013

Nonlocal hierarchical dictionary learning using wavelets for image denoising
R. Yan, L. Shao, Y. Liu
IEEE Transactions on Image Processing 22(12) 4689-4698, 2013

Human action recognition based on boosted feature selection and naive Bayes nearest-neighbor classification
L. Liu, L. Shao, P. Rockett
Signal Processing 93(6) 1521-1530, 2013

Boosted key-frame selection and correlated pyramidal motion-feature representation for human action recognition
L. Liu, L. Shao, P. Rockett
Pattern Recognition 46(7) 1810-1818, 2013

The use of an analytic quotient operator in genetic programming
J. Ni, R.H. Drieberg, P.I. Rockett
IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation 17(1) 146-152, 2013

Tunable multiband handset antenna operating at VHF and UHF bands
L. Liu, J. Rigelsford, R.J. Langley
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 61(7), 3790-3796, 2013

Crumpling of microstrip antenna array
Q. Bai, J. Rigelsford, R.J. Langley
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, PP (99), 1, 2013

All semi-conductor photonic crystal surface emitting laser based on epitaxial regrowth
R.J.E. Taylor, D.M. Williams, D.T.D. Childs, B.J. Stevens, L.R. Shepherd, S. Khamas, K.M. Groom, R.A. Hogg, N. Ikeda, Y. Sugimoto
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 19, 2013

Band structure and waveguide modelling of epitaxially regrown photonic crystal surface emitting lasers
R. Taylor, D. Williams, J.R. Orchard, D.T.D. Childs, S. Khamas, R.A. Hogg
Journal of Physics D 46 1-8, 2013

Robust Fixed Frequency Invariant Beamformer Design Subject to Norm-bounded Errors
Y. Zhao, W. Liu
IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 20(2), pp. 169-172, 2013

Study of Sensor Positions for Broadband Beamforming
A.H. Jafari, W. Liu and D. R. Morgan,
IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 20(8), pp. 779-782, 2013

Low-complexity Distributed Beamforming for Relay Networks with Real-valued Implementation
L. Zhang, W. Liu, J. Li
IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, 61(20), pp. 5039-5048, 2013

Mobility robustness optimization in self-organizing LTE femtocell networks
W. Zheng, H. Zhang, X. Chu, X. Wen
EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, 2013:27, 2013

Distributed power optimization for spectrum-sharing femtocell networks: a fictitious game approach
W. Zheng, T. Su, H. Zhang, W. Li, X. Chu, X. Wen
Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Elsevier Ltd, 2013

Automated small-cell deployment for heterogeneous cellular networks
W. Guo, S. Wang, X. Chu, J. Chen, H. Song, J. Zhang
IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 51, iss. 5, pp.46-53, 2013