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  • Andrew Ball
2019

Vibration analysis of journal bearings under water contaminated lubrication

Ma, J., Zhang, H., Shi, Z., Kontogiorgos, V., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Jul 2019, 2018 24th IEEE International Conference on Automation and Computing (ICAC): Improving Productivity through Automation and Computing. Ma, X. (ed.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8749016

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2018

An Empirical Study of Link Quality Assessment in Wireless Sensor Networks applicable to Transmission Power Control Protocols

Hughes, J., Lazaridis, P., Glover, I. & Ball, A., 24 May 2018, Loughborough Antennas & Propagation Conference (LAPC 2017). IET, 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

An investigation into vibration response for condition monitoring of reciprocating compressor based on modulation signal spectrum analysis

Haba, U., Brethee, K., Hassin, O., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., Jul 2018, In : International Journal of COMADEM. 21, 3, p. 31-37 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Citation (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)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)

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)

Energy Harvesting Technologies for Achieving Self-Powered Wireless Sensor Networks in Machine Condition Monitoring: A Review

Tang, X., Wang, X., Cattley, R., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 23 Nov 2018, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 18, 12, 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
15 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of frictional excitations on the diagnostic features of helical gears under different operating conditions

Sun, X., Wang, T., Zhang, R., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Dec 2018, Fifteenth International Conference on Condition Monitoring and Machinery Failure Prevention Technologies (CM 2018/MFPT 2018). British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing, p. 522-531 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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4 Citations (Scopus)

Monitoring the tribological behaviour of piston ring-cylinder liner in a four-cylinder diesel engine by using acoustic emission signals

Xu, Y., Fei, J., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 2018, 15th International Conference on Condition Monitoring and Machinery Failure Prevention Technologies, CM 2018/MFPT 2018. p. 508-521 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Single and combined fault diagnosis of reciprocating compressor valves using a hybrid deep belief network

Tran, V. T., AlThobiani, F., Tinga, T., Ball, A. & Niu, G., 1 Oct 2018, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science. 232, 20, p. 3767-3780 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Study on failure mechanism of mechanical clinching in aluminium sheet materials

Zhang, Y., He, X., Wang, Y., Lu, Y., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 96, 9-12, p. 3057-3068 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of the wear evolution on vibration based fault detection in tapered roller bearings

Rabeyee, K., Tang, X., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 2018, 15th International Conference on Condition Monitoring and Machinery Failure Prevention Technologies, CM 2018/MFPT 2018. p. 475-486 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2017

A comparative study of gravitational acceleration cancellation from on-rotor MEMS accelerometers for condition monitoring

Mones, Z., Feng, G., Tang, X., Haba, U., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 2017, Proceedings of the 24th International Congress on Sound and Vibration, ICSV 2017. Gibbs, B. (ed.). International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration, IIAV

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
1 Citation (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)

A Dynamic Deformation based Lubrication Model between the Piston Rings and Cylinder Liner

Li, G., Gu, F., Wang, T., Lu, X., Zhang, R. & Ball, A., 26 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automation & Computing (University of Huddersfield, 7-8 September 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

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)

Application of wavelet packet transform and envelope analysis to non-stationary vibration signals for fault diagnosis of a reciprocating compressor

Ogbulafor, U. E., Feng, G., Mones, Z., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 2017, 1st World Congress on Condition Monitoring: (WCCM 2017). British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

A survey of link quality properties related to transmission power control protocols in wireless sensor networks

Hughes, J. B., Lazaridis, P., Glover, I. & Ball, A., 26 Oct 2017, 2017 23rd IEEE International Conference on Automation and Computing (ICAC). Zhang, J. (ed.). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 5 p. 8082064

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)

Bogie Speed Estimation and Signal Source Separation via Rail Vibration Analysis

Qin, G., Gu, F., Xu, Y., Liu, F. & Ball, A., Jul 2017, Proceedings of COMADEM 2017. Sherrington, I., Onsy, A., Rao, R., Brooks, H. & Philip, J. (eds.). p. 200-208 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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)

Detecting Bearing Faults Using an Ensemble Average Autocorrelation Based Stochastic Subspace Identification

Xu, Y., van Vuuren, P., Tang, X., Gu, F. & Ball, A., Jul 2017, Proceedings of COMADEM 2017. Sherrington, I., Onsy, A., Rao, R., Brooks, H. & Philip, J. (eds.). p. 389-395 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Early Detection of Rolling Bearing Faults Using an Auto-Correlated Envelope Ensemble Average

Xu, Y., Tang, X., Gu, F., Ball, A. & Gu, J. X., 26 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automation & Computing, (University of Huddersfield, 7-8 September 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

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

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)

Fault Detection of Rolling Bearings Using an Ensemble Average Autocorrelation Based Stochastic Subspace Identification

Xu, Y., Li, H., Zhen, D., Rehab, I. A. M., Gu, F. & Ball, A., Sep 2017, 24th International Congress on Sound and Vibration 2017 (ICSV 24). Curran Associates, Inc, Vol. 4. p. 2607-2614 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

Fault Diagnosis of Centrifugal Pumps based on the Intrinsic Time-scale Decomposition of Motor Current signals

Alabied, S., Hamomd, O., Daraz, A., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 26 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automation & Computing, (University of Huddersfield, 7-8 September 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Fretting behavior of self-piercing riveted joints in titanium sheet materials

Zhao, L., He, X., Xing, B., Zhang, X., Cheng, Q., Gu, F. & Ball, A., Nov 2017, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 249, p. 246-254 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Gear wear monitoring by modulation signal bispectrum based on motor current signal analysis

Zhang, R., Gu, F., Mansaf, H., Wang, T. & Ball, A., 15 Sep 2017, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 94, p. 202-213 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
23 Citations (Scopus)

Gear Wear Process Monitoring Using a Sideband Estimator Based on Modulation Signal Bispectrum

Zhang, R., Gu, X., Gu, F., Wang, T. & Ball, A., 10 Mar 2017, In : Applied Sciences. 7, 3, 10 p., 274.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Helical gear wear monitoring: Modelling and experimental validation

Brethee, K. F., Zhen, D., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., Nov 2017, In : Mechanism and Machine Theory. 117, p. 210-229 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
11 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of heat treatment on mechanical properties of clinched joints in titanium alloy sheets

Zhang, Y., He, X., Zeng, K., Lei, L., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Aug 2017, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 91, 9-12, p. 3349-3361 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation into the dynamic response of cylinder liners in an IC engine based on a validated finite-element model

Li, G., Gu, F., Wang, T., Yang, T. & Ball, A., 2017, In : Systems Science & Control Engineering. 5, 1, p. 56-69 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation into the meshing friction heat generation and transient thermal characteristics of spiral bevel gears

Wang, Y., Tang, W., Chen, Y., Wang, T., Li, G. & Ball, A. D., 5 Jun 2017, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 119, p. 245-253 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
18 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation into the Vibrational Responses of Cylinder Liners in an IC Engine Fueled with Biodiesel

Li, G., Gu, F., Wang, T., You, J. & Ball, A., 13 Jul 2017, In : Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 7, 7, 24 p., 717.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Monitoring gearbox oil viscosity by means of motor current signal analysis

Van Vuuren, P. A., Xu, Y., Gu, F. & Ball, A. D., 2017, 1st World Congress on Condition Monitoring: (WCCM 2017) . British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing, Vol. 1. p. 170-181 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Monitoring Gearbox Using a Wireless Temperature Node Powered by Thermal Energy Harvesting Module

Elforjani, B., Xu, Y., Brethee, K., Wu, Z., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 26 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automation & Computing, (University of Huddersfield, 7-8 September 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Motor Current Signature Analysis for the Compound Fault Diagnosis of Reciprocating Compressors

Haba, U., Feng, G., Shaeboub, A., Peng, X., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Jul 2017, In : International Journal of COMADEM. 20, 3, p. 31-37 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Online estimation of engine Driveline dynamic response

Madamedon, M., Gu, F., Aburass, A. & Ball, A. D., 9 Jan 2017, 2016 International Conference for Students on Applied Engineering: ICSAE 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 351-356 6 p. 7810216

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Opportunities for Transmission Power Control Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks

Hughes, J., Lazaridis, P., Glover, I. & Ball, A., 26 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automation & Computing, (University of Huddersfield, 7-8 September 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Planetary Gearbox Fault Diagnosis Using an On-Rotor MEMS Accelerometer

Mones, Z., Zeng, Q., Hu, L., Tang, X., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 26 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automation & Computing, (University of Huddersfield, 7-8 September 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Planetary Gear Fault Diagnosis Based on Instantaneous Angular Speed Analysis

Zeng, Q., Mones, Z., Shao, Y., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 26 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automation & Computing, (University of Huddersfield, 7-8 September 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting Oil Film performance in a Journal Bearing based on Modulation Signal Bispectrum analysis of Vibration Signals

Hassin, O., Yao, A., Zhang, H. C., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Jul 2017, In : International Journal of COMADEM. 20, 3, p. 19-24 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Identification of Shaft Current Induced Defects on Rolling Bearings in Wind Turbine Generators

Li, L., Wang, G., Deng, W., Tang, X., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 26 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automation and Computing (University of Huddersfield, 7-8 September 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

Thermal Energy Harvesting in Wireless Temperature Sensor Nodes for Condition Monitoring

Elforjani, B., Feng, G., Gu, F. & Ball, A., 1 Jul 2017, In : International Journal of COMADEM. 20, 3, p. 5-11 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Validation of an ACS-SSI based Online Condition Monitoring for Railway Vehicle Suspension Systems using a SIMPACK Model

Liu, F., Gu, F., Ball, A., Zhao, Y. & Peng, B., 26 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Automation & Computing, (University of Huddersfield, 7-8 September 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)