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Achieving high bit rate logical stochastic resonance in a bistable system by adjusting parameters

Yang, D., Gu, F., Feng, G., Yang, Y. & Ball, A., 10 Oct 2015, In : Chinese Physics B. 24, 11, 110502.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

A clamping force measurement system for monitoring the condition of bolted joints on railway track joints and points

Tesfa, B., Horler, G., Al Thobiani, F., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 2012, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 364, 1, 012021.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
11 Citations (Scopus)
4 Citations (Scopus)

Acoustic feature extraction for monitoring the combustion process of diesel engine based on EMD and wavelet analysis

Fang, S., Li, S. C., Zhen, D., Shi, Z., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 1 Jul 2017, In : International Journal of COMADEM. 20, 3, p. 25-30 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Acoustic measurements for the combustion diagnosis of diesel engines fuelled with biodiesels

Zhen, D., Wang, T., Gu, F., Tesfa, B. & Ball, A., May 2013, In : Measurement Science and Technology. 24, 5, 055005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptive noise cancelling and time-frequency techniques for rail surface defect detection

Liang, B., Iwnicki, S., Ball, A. & Young, A. E., 1 Mar 2015, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 54, p. 41-51 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

An accurate instantaneous angular speed estimation method based on a dual detector setup

Zeng, Q., Feng, G., Shao, Y., Devitt, J., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 6 Feb 2020, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 140, 16 p., 106674.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An application to transient current signal based induction motor fault diagnosis of Fourier-Bessel expansion and simplified fuzzy ARTMAP

Tran, V. T., AlThobiani, F., Ball, A. & Choi, B. K., 1 Oct 2013, In : Expert Systems with Applications. 40, 13, p. 5372-5384 13 p.

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32 Citations (Scopus)

An approach to fault diagnosis of reciprocating compressor valves using Teager-Kaiser energy operator and deep belief networks

Tran, V. T., Al Thobiani, F. & Ball, A., Jul 2014, In : Expert Systems with Applications. 41, 9, p. 4113-4122 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

221 Citations (Scopus)

An Approach to Reducing Input Parameter Volume for Fault Classifiers

Smith, A., Gu, F. & Ball, A., Apr 2019, In : International Journal of Automation and Computing. 16, 2, p. 199-212 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of gearbox condition monitoring using infrared thermal images applied with convolutional neural networks

Li, Y., Xi Gu, J., Zhen, D., Xu, M. & Ball, A., May 2019, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 19, 9, 16 p., 2205.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

A New Method for Modelling and Simulation of the Dynamic Behaviour of the Wheel Rail Contact

Anyakwo, A., Pislaru, C. & Ball, A., 1 Jun 2012, In : International Journal of Automation and Computing. 9, 3, p. 237-247 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

A new method of accurate broken rotor bar diagnosis based on modulation signal bispectrum analysis of motor current signals

Gu, F., Wang, T., Alwodai, A., Tian, X., Shao, Y. & Ball, A. D., 2015, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 50-51, p. 400-413 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Citations (Scopus)

An Improved Lubrication Model between Piston Rings and Cylinder Liners with Consideration of Liner Dynamic Deformations

Li, G., Gu, F., Wang, T., Lu, X., Zhang, L., Zhang, C. & Ball, A., 13 Dec 2017, In : Energies. 10, 12, 22 p., 2122.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Citations (Scopus)

An Introduction of a Robust OMA Method: CoS-SSI and Its Performance Evaluation through the Simulation and a Case Study

Liu, F., Wu, J., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 31 Jan 2019, In : Shock and Vibration. 2019, p. 1-14 14 p., 6581516.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

An Investigation into the Acoustic Emissions of Internal Combustion Engines with Modelling and Wavelet Package Analysis for Monitoring Lubrication Conditions

Wei, N., Gu, J. X., Gu, F., Chen, Z., Li, G. & Ball, A., 16 Feb 2019, In : Energies. 12, 4, 19 p., 640.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
13 Citations (Scopus)

A Performance Evaluation of Two Bispectrum Analysis Methods Applied to Electrical Current Signals for Monitoring Induction Motor-Driven Systems

Huang, B., Feng, G., Tang, X., Gu, J. X., Xu, G., Cattley, R., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 15 Apr 2019, In : Energies. 12, 8, 23 p., 1438.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

A process monitoring method for self-piercing riveting

He, X., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Jul 2012, In : Advanced Science Letters. 14, 1, p. 394-397 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

A review of numerical analysis of friction stir welding

He, X., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 2014, In : Progress in Materials Science. 65, p. 1-66 66 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

248 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
32 Citations (Scopus)

A Sparse Modulation Signal Bispectrum Analysis Method for Rolling Element Bearing Diagnosis

Wang, G., Gu, F., Rehab, I., Ball, A. & Li, L., 19 Dec 2018, In : Mathematical Problems in Engineering. 2018, 12 p., 2954094.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

A Study Of The Diagnostic Amplitude Of Rolling Bearing Under Increasing Radial Clearance Using Modulation Signal Bispectrum

Rehab, I. A. M., Tian, X., Zhang, R., Ball, A. & Gu, F., 1 Jan 2017, In : International Journal of COMADEM. 20, 3

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Open Access

Autocorrelation Ensemble Average of Larger Amplitude Impact Transients for the Fault Diagnosis of Rolling Element Bearings

Hu, L., Xu, Y., Gu, F., He, J., Hu, N. & Ball, A., 12 Dec 2019, In : Energies. 12, 24, 19 p., 4740.

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Open Access

A validation study of ACS-SSI for online condition monitoring of vehicle suspension systems

Liu, F., Gu, F., Zhao, Y. & Ball, A., 8 Dec 2016, In : Vibroengineering Procedia. 10, p. 369-375 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Bearing defect detection and diagnosis using a time encoded signal processing and pattern recognition method

Abdusslam, S., Raharjo, P., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 2012, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 364, 1, 012036.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Clinch-bonded hybrid joining for similar and dissimilar copper alloy, aluminium alloy and galvanised steel sheets

Lei, L., He, X., Zhao, D., Zhang, Y., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Oct 2018, In : Thin-Walled Structures. 131, p. 393-403 11 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Combustion and performance characteristics of CI (compression ignition) engine running with biodiesel

Tesfa, B., Mishra, R., Zhang, C., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 1 Mar 2013, In : Energy. 51, p. 101-115 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

90 Citations (Scopus)

Combustion characteristics of CI engine running with biodiesel blends

Tesfa, B., Mishra, R., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 1 May 2011, In : Renewable Energy and Power Quality Journal. 1, 9, p. 747-754 8 p., 441.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
9 Citations (Scopus)

Combustion Noise Analysis for Combustion and Fuels Diagnosis of a Compression Ignition Diesel Engine Operating with Biodiesels

Zhen, D., Song, Z., Shi, Z., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 2 Dec 2015, In : Combustion Science and Technology. 187, 12, p. 1974-1992 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Condition Monitoring of Lubricant Starvation Based on Gearbox Vibration Signatures

Brethee, K., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Jul 2017, In : International Journal of COMADEM. 20, 3, p. 45-52 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Correlation signal subset-based stochastic subspace identification for an online identification of railway vehicle suspension systems

Liu, F., Zhang, H., He, X., Zhao, Y., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 14 Mar 2019, In : Vehicle System Dynamics. 21 p.

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Drive Cycle Optimisation for Pollution Reduction

Alghadhi, M., Ball, A., Kollar, L. E., Mishra, R. & Asim, T., Oct 2015, In : International Journal of Environmental Science and Development. 6, 10, p. 727-731 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Dynamic modeling and chatter analysis of a spindle-workpiece-tailstock system for the turning of flexible parts

Lu, K., Wang, Y., Gu, F., Pang, X. & Ball, A., 1 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 104, 5-8, p. 3007-3015 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dynamic Modeling and Structural Optimization of a Bistable Electromagnetic Vibration Energy Harvester

Zhang, B., Zhang, Q., Wang, W., Han, J., Tang, X., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 23 Jun 2019, In : Energies. 12, 12, p. 1-19 19 p., 2410.

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Open Access

Dynamics analysis of a hollow-shaft rotor system with an open crack under model uncertainties

Fu, C., Xu, Y., Yang, Y., Lu, K., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Apr 2020, In : Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation. 83, 18 p., 105102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Early Fault Diagnosis for Planetary Gearbox Based Wavelet Packet Energy and Modulation Signal Bispectrum Analysis

Guo, J., Shi, Z., Li, H., Zhen, D., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 1 Sep 2018, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 18, 9, 12 p., 2908.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of foam copper interlayer on the mechanical properties and fretting wear of sandwich clinched joints

Lei, L., He, X., Xing, B., Zhao, D., Gu, F. & Ball, A., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 274, 10 p., 116285.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of friction coefficients on the dynamic response of gear systems

Jiang, L., Deng, Z., Gu, F., Ball, A. D. & Li, X., Sep 2017, In : Frontiers of Mechanical Engineering. 12, 3, p. 397-405 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effects of Bounded Uncertainties on the Dynamic Characteristics of an Overhung Rotor System with Rubbing Fault

Fu, C., Zhen, D., Yang, Y., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 15 Nov 2019, In : Energies. 12, 22, 15 p., 4365.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)

Electrical motor current signal analysis using a dynamic time warping method for fault diagnosis

Zhen, D., Alibarbar, A., Zhou, X., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 2011, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 305, 1, 012093.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Electrical motor current signal analysis using a modified bispectrum for fault diagnosis of downstream mechanical equipment

Gu, F., Shao, Y., Hu, N., Naid, A. & Ball, A. D., 1 Jan 2011, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 25, 1, p. 360-372 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Citations (Scopus)

Emission characteristics of a ci engine running with a range of biodiesel feedstocks

Tesfa, B., Gu, F., Mishra, R. & Ball, A., Jan 2014, In : Energies. 7, 1, p. 334-350 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Extraction of the largest amplitude impact transients for diagnosing rolling element defects in bearings

Hu, L., Zhang, L., Gu, F., Hu, N. & Ball, A., 1 Feb 2019, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 116, p. 796-815 20 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Fault detection and diagnosis of gear transmission systems with sensorless variable speed drives

Abusaad, S., Gu, F., Zhang, R., Benghozzi, A. & Ball, A. D., Jul 2016, In : International Journal of COMADEM. 19, 3, p. 13-17 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fault detection for planetary gearbox based on an enhanced average filter and modulation signal bispectrum analysis

Guo, J., Zhen, D., Li, H., Shi, Z., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 11 Feb 2020, In : ISA Transactions. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle