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Here you’ll find details of the latest publications from our faculty’s research groups.

Brain and Cognition

Find out more about our Brain and Cognition research group.

Hauk, O., Davis, M.H., Ford, M., Marslen-Wilson, W.D. and Pulvermüller, F., in press. Can I have a quick word? Early electrophysiological manifestations of psycholinguistic processes revealed by event-related regression analysis of the EEG. Biological Psychology.

Hauk, O., Davis, M.H. and Pulvermüller, F., in press. Modulation of brain activity by multiple lexical and word form variables in visual word recognition: A parametric fMRI study. Neuroimage.

Hauk, O., Shtyrov, Y. and Pulvermüller, F., in press. The time course of action and action-word comprehension in the human brain as revealed by neurophysiology. Journal of Physiology, Paris.

Hills, P.J., Elward, R.L. and Lewis, M.B., in press. Cross-modal face identity aftereffects and their relation to priming. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance.

Hills, P.J. and Lewis, M.B., 2009. A spatial frequency account of the effect Navon stimuli have on face perception. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance.

Knoeferle, P., Crocker, M.W. and Pulvermüller, F., in press. Embodied sentence processing. Brain and Language.

Pulvermüller, F., in press. Brain embodiment of syntax and grammar: Discrete combinatorial mechanisms spelt out in neuronal circuits. Brain and Language.

Pulvermüller, F., in press. Grounding language in the brain. In: de Vega, M., Graesser, A. and Glenberg, A.M. (Eds.). Symbols, embodiment, and meaning. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Pulvermüller, F., Cooper-Pye, E., Dine, C., Hauk, O., Nestor, P. and Patterson, K., in press. The word processing deficit in Semantic Dementia: All categories are equal but some categories are more equal than others. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.

Pulvermuller, F., Kherif, F., Hauk, O., Mohr, B. and Nimmo-Smith. I., in press. Distributed Cell Assemblies for General Lexical and Category-Specific Semantic Processing as Revealed by fMRI Cluster Analysis. Human Brain Mapping.

Pulvermüller, F. and Shtyrov, Y., in press. Spatio-temporal signatures of large-scale synfire chains for speech as revealed by MEG. Cerebral Cortex.

Shtyrov, Y., Kujala, T. and Pulvermüller, F., in press. Interactions between language and attention systems: early automatic lexical processing? Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.

Vernon, D., Dempster, T., Bazanova, O., Rutterford, N. A., Pasqualini, M. and Andersen, S., in press. Working to refine the methodology of alpha neurofeedback training for performance enhancement. Journal of Neurotherapy.

Vestergaard, M. D., Haden, G. P., Shtyrov, Y., Patterson, R. D., Pulvermüller, F., Denham, S. L., Sziller, I. and Winkler, I., in press. Auditory size-deviant detection in adults and newborn infants. Biological Psychology.

Berthier, M. L., Green, C., Lara, J. P., Higueras, C., Barbancho, M. A., Dávila, G. and Pulvermüller, F., 2009. Memantine and constraint-induced aphasia therapy in chronic post-stroke aphasia. Annals of Neurology, 65(5), pp.577-85.

Boudelaa, S., Pulvermüller, F., Hauk, O., Shtyrov, Y. and Marslen-Wilson, W., 2009. Arabic morphology in the neural language system: A mismatch negativity study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, in press.

Boulenger, V., Hauk, O. and Pulvermüller, F., 2009. Grasping ideas with the motor system: Semantic somatotopy in idiom comprehension. Cerebral Cortex, 19(8), pp.1905-1914.

Carlyon, R. P., Deeks, J., Shtyrov, Y., Grahn, J., Gockel, H., Hauk, O. and Pulvermüller, F., 2009. Changes in the perceived duration of a narrowband sound induced by a preceding stimulus: a retrospective effect in auditory perception? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, in press.

D’Ausilio, A., Pulvermüller, F., Salmas, P., Bufalari, I., Begliomini, C. and Fadiga, L., 2009. The motor somatotopy of speech perception. Current Biology, 19(5), pp.381-385.

D'Ausilio, A., Pulvermüller, F., Salmas, P., Bufalari, I., Begliomini, C. and Fadiga, L., 2009. Speech perception may causally depend on the activity of motor centers. Current Biology, http://www.cell.com/current-biology/comments_Dausilio.

Garagnani, M., Shtyrov, Y. and Pulvermüller, F., 2009. Effects of attention on what is known and what is not: MEG evidence for functionally discrete memory circuits. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 3(10), DOI: 10.3389/neuro.09.010.2009.

Garagnani, M., Wennekers, T. and Pulvermüller, F., 2009. Recruitment and consolidation of cell assemblies for words by way of Hebbian learning and competition in a multi-layer neural network. Cognitive Computation, 1(2), pp.160-176.

Hauk, O., Davis, M.H., Ford, M., Marslen-Wilson, W. D. and Pulvermüller, F., 2009. Can I have a quick word? Early electrophysiological manifestations of psycholinguistic processes revealed by event-related regression analysis of the EEG. Biological Psychology, 80(1), pp.64-74.

Jenkins, S., Brown, R. and Rutterford, N.A., 2009. Comparing thermographic, EEG, and subjective measures of affective experience during simulated product interactions. International Journal of Design, 3(2), pp.53-65.
Lewis, M. B., Mills, C., Hills, P. J. and Weston, N., 2009. Navon letters affect face learning and face retrieval. Experimental Psychology, 56, pp.258-264.

Kopelman M. D., Bright P., Fulker, H., Hinton, N., Morrison, A. and Verfaellie, M., 2009. Remote semantic memory in patients with Korsakoff's syndrome and herpes encephalitis. Neuropsychology, pp.144-157.

Pulvermüller, F. and Knoblauch, A., 2009. Discrete combinatorial circuits emerging in neural networks: a mechanism for rules of grammar in the human brain? Neural Networks, 22(1), pp.161-172.

Pulvermüller, F., Shtyrov, Y. and Hauk, O., 2009. Understanding in an instant: neurophysiological evidence for mechanistic language circuits in the brain. Brain and Language, 110(2), pp.81-94.
Shtyrov, Y. and Pulvermüller, F., 2009. Are you listening? Language outside the focus of attention. In: Stamenov, M. (Ed.). Advances in Consciousness Research. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Shtyrov, Y. and Pulvermüller, F., 2009. Rapid, automatic and parallel language processing in the human brain: neurophysiological data using the mismatch negativity (MMN). In: Horne, M. (Ed.). Brain Talk. Lund: University of Lund.

Wermter, S., Page, M., Knowles, M., Gallese, V., Pulvermüller, F. and Taylor, J., 2009. Multimodal communication in animals, humans and robots: An introduction to perspectives in brain-inspired informatics. Neural Networks, 22(2), pp.111-115.

Bright, P., Moss, H.E., Stamatakis, E.A. and Tyler, L.K., 2008. Longitudinal studies of semantic dementia: The relationship between structural and functional changes over time. Neuropsychologia, 46, pp.2177-2188.

Duncan, J., Parr, A., Woolgar, A., Thompson, R., Bright, P., Cox, S., Bishop, S. and Nimmo-Smith, I., 2008. Goal neglect and Spearman's g: Competing parts of a complex task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 137, pp.131-148.

Garagnani, M., Wennekers, T. and Pulvermüller, F., 2008. A neuroanatomically-grounded Hebbian learning model of attention-language interactions in the human brain. European Journal of Neuroscience, 27(2), pp.492-513.

Hauk, O., Davis, M.H., Kherif, F. and Pulvermüller, F., 2008. Imagery or Meaning? Evidence for a semantic origin of category-specific brain activity in metabolic imaging. European Journal of Neuroscience, 27(7), pp.1856-1866.

Hills, P.J., Elward, R.L. and Lewis, M.B., 2008. The FIAE is mediated and moderated by visualisation. Perception, 37, pp.1241-1257.

Hills, P.J., Lewis, M.B. and Honey, R.C., 2008. Stereotype priming in the recognition of unfamiliar faces: evidence for dynamic face-space? Cognition, 108, pp.180-200.

Hills, P.J. and Lewis, M.B., 2008. Alternatives to Navon letters to produce transfer-inappropriate processing shift in face recognition. European Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 20, pp.561-576.

Mohr, B., Pulvermüller, F., Rockstroh, B. and Endrass, T., 2008. Hemispheric cooperation ? A crucial factor in schizophrenia? Neurophysiological evidence. Neuroimage, 41, pp.1102-1110.

Pulvermüller, F., 2008. Brain embodiment of category specific semantic memory circuits. In: Semin, G. (Ed.). Embodied grounding: social, cognitive, affective, and neuroscientific approaches, pp.71-97. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Pulvermüller, F., 2008. Grounding language in the brain. In: de Vega, M., Graesser, A. and Glenberg, A.M. (Eds.). Symbols, embodiment, and meaning, pp.85-116. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Pulvermüller, F., 2008. Mechanistic language circuits: What can be learned? What is prewired? In: Smith, A.D.M., Smith, K. and Ferrer i Cancho, R. (Eds.). Evolution of Language, pp.482-484. New Jersey: World Scientific Publishers.

Pulvermüller, F. and Berthier, M.L., 2008. Aphasia therapy on a neuroscience basis. Aphasiology, 22(6), pp.563-599.

Pulvermüller, F., Shtyrov, Y., Hasting, A. and Carlyon, R.P., 2008. Syntax as a reflex: Neurophysiological evidence for early automaticity of grammatical processing. Brain and Language, 104(1), pp.244-253.

Shtyrov, Y., Osswald, K. and Pulvermüller, F., 2008. Memory traces for spoken words in the brain as revealed by the haemodynamic correlate of the mismatch negativity (MMN). Cerebral Cortex, 18(1), pp.29-37.

Shtyrov, Y. and Pulvermüller, F., 2008. Language in the mismatch negativity design: motivations, benefits and prospective. Journal of Psychophysiology, 21(3), pp.1-12.

Weekes, B. and Raman, I., 2008. Acquired Deep Dysphasia in Turkish. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 25(3), pp.411-436.

Bright, P., Moss, H.E., Longe, O., Stamatakis, E.A. and Tyler, L.K., 2007. Conceptual Structure Modulates Anteromedial Temporal Involvement in Processing Verbally Presented Object Properties. Cerebral Cortex, 17, pp.1066-1073.

Garagnani, M., Wennekers, T. & Pulvermüller, F., 2007. A neural model of the language cortex. Neurocomputing, 70, pp.1914-1919.

Hauk, O., Patterson, K., Woollams, A., Pye, E., Pulvermüller, F. and Rogers, T.T., 2007. How the Camel Lost its Hump: The impact of object typicality on ERP signals in object decision. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 19, pp.1338-1353.

Hills, P.J. and Lewis, M.B., 2007. The Navon effect in face recognition is temporally limited. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 107, pp.100-104.

Kopelman, M.D., Bright, P., Buckman, J., Fradera, A., Yoshimasu, H., Jacobson, C. andColchester, A.C.F., 2007. Recall and recognition memory in amnesia: patients with hippocampal, medial temporal, temporal lobe or frontal pathology. Neuropsychologia, 45, pp.1232-1246.

Mohr, B., Endrass, T. and Pulvermüller, F., 2007. Neurophysiological correlates of the bilateral redundancy gain for words: An ERP study. Neuropsychologia, 45, pp.2114-2124.

Noppeney, U., Patterson, K., Tyler, L.K., Moss, H., Stamatakis, E.A., Bright, P., Mummery, C. and Price, C., 2007. Temporal lobe lesions and semantic impairment: A comparison of Herpes Simplex Virus Encephalitis and Semantic Dementia. Brain, 130, pp.1138-1147.

Penolazzi, B., Hauk, O. and Pulvermüller, F., 2007. Early lexical access and semantic context integration as revealed by event-related brain potentials. Biological Psychology, 74(3), pp.374-388.

Poncelat, M., Majerus, S., Raman, I., Warginaire, S. and Weekes, B., 2007. Naming Actions and Objects in Bilingual Aphasia: A multiple case study. Brain and Language, 103, pp.148-149.

Pulvermüller, F., 2007. Word processing in the brain as revealed by neurophysiological imaging using EEG and MEG. In: Gaskell, G. (Ed.). Handbook of Psycholinguistics, pp.119-140. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Pulvermüller, F. and Assadollahi, R., 2007. Grammar or serial order?: Discrete combinatorial brain mechanisms reflected by the syntactic Mismatch Negativity. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 19(6), pp.971-80.

Pulvermüller, F. and Shtyrov, Y., 2007. The mismatch negativity as an objective tool for studying higher language functions. In: Meyer, A.S., Wheeldon, L.R. and Krott, A. (Eds.). Automaticity and control in language processing, pp.217-244. Hove and New York: Psychology Press.

Shtyrov, Y. and Pulvermüller, F., 2007. Early activation dynamics in the left temporal and inferior-frontal cortex reflect semantic context integration. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 19(10), pp.1633-1642.

Bak, T.H., Yancopoulu, D., Nestor, P., Xuereb, J., Spillantini, M.G., Pulvermüller, F. and Hodges, J.R., 2006. Clinical, imaging and pathological correlates of a hereditary deficit in verb and action processing. Brain, 129, pp.321-332.

Berthier, M. L., Pulvermüller, F., Green, C. and Higueras, C., 2006. Are release phenomena explained by disinhibited mirror neuron circuits?: Arnold Pick's remarks on echographia and their relevance for modern cognitive neuroscience. Aphasiology, 20(5), pp.462-480.

Bright, P., Buckman, J., Fradera, A., Yoshimasu, H., Colchester, A.C.F. and Kopelman, M.D., 2006. Retrograde amnesia in patients with hippocampal, medial temporal, temporal lobe, or frontal pathology. Learning and Memory, 13, pp.545-557.

Gonzalez, J., Barros-Loscertales, A., Pulvermüller, F., Meseguer, V., Sanjuan, A., Belloch, V. and Avila, C., 2006. Reading cinnamon activates olfactory brain regions. Neuroimage, 32(2), pp.906-912.

Hauk, O., Davis, M.H., Ford, M., Pulvermüller, F. and Marslen-Wilson, W.D., 2006. The time course of visual word recognition as revealed by linear regression analysis of ERP data. Neuroimage, 30(4), pp.1383-1400.

Hauk, O., Patterson, K., Woollams, A., Watling, L., Pulvermüller, F. and Rogers, T.T., 2006. [Q:] When would you prefer a SOSSAGE to a SAUSAGE? [A:] At about 100 ms. ERP correlates of orthographic typicality and lexicality in written word recognition. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 18, pp.818-832.

Hauk, O., Shtyrov, Y. and Pulvermüller, F., 2006. The sound of actions as reflected by mismatch negativity: Rapid activation of cortical sensory-motor networks by sounds associated with finger and tongue movements. European Journal of Neuroscience, 23(3), pp.811-821.

Hills, P.J. and Lewis, M.B., 2006. Reducing the own-race bias in face recognition by shifting attention. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 59, pp.996-1002.

Moscoso del Prado Martin, F., Hauk, O. and Pulvermüller, F., 2006. Category-specificity in the processing of color-related and form-related words: An ERP study. Neuroimage, 29(1), pp.29-37.

Pulvermüller, F. and Hauk, O., 2006. Category-specific processing of color and form words in left fronto-temporal cortex. Cerebral Cortex, 16(8), pp.1193-1201.

Pulvermüller, F., Huss, M., Kherif, F., Moscoso del Prado Martin, F., Hauk, O. and Shtyrov, Y., 2006. Motor cortex maps articulatory features of speech sounds. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 103(20), pp.7865-7870.

Pulvermüller, F. and Shtyrov, Y., 2006. Language outside the focus of attention: the mismatch negativity as a tool for studying higher cognitive processes. Progress in Neurobiology, 79(1), pp.49-71.

Pulvermüller, F., Shtyrov, Y., Ilmoniemi, R.J. and Marslen-Wilson, W., 2006. Mapping speech comprehension in space and time. Neuroimage, 31(3), pp.1297-1303.

Raman, I., 2006. Are acquired dyslexias and dysgraphias language-specific or universal? The Iranian Journal of Contemporary Psychology, 1(2).

Raman, I., 2006. On the age of acquisition effects in word naming and orthographic transparency: Mapping specific or universal? Visual Cognition, 13(7/8), pp.1044-1053.

Raman, I. and Weekes, B., 2006. Deep dysgraphia in Turkish. In Weekes, B.S. (Ed.). Acquired Dyslexia and Dysgraphia Across Scripts, pp.59-69. IOS Press of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN: 1-58603-592-4.

Rutterford, N.A. and Wood, R.L., 2006. Evaluating a theory of stress and adjustment when predicting long term psychosocial outcome after brain injury. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 12, pp.359-367.

Wennekers, T. Garagnani, M. and Pulvermüller, F., 2006. Language models based on Hebbian cell assemblies. Journal of Physiology, Paris, 100, pp.16-30.

Wood, R.Ll. and Rutterford, N.A., 2006. Long term effect of head trauma on intellectual abilities: A 16 year outcome study. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 77, pp.1180-1184.

Wood, R. Ll. and Rutterford, N.A., 2006. Demographic and cognitive predictors of long term psychosocial outcome after brain injury. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 12, pp.350-358.

Wood, R. Ll. and Rutterford, N.A., 2006. The impact of mild developmental learning difficulties on neuropsychological recovery from head trauma. Brain Injury, 20, pp.477-484.

Wood, R. Ll. and Rutterford, N.A., 2006. The effect of litigation on long term cognitive and social outcome after severe brain injury. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 21, pp.239-246.

Wood, R. Ll. and Rutterford, N.A., 2006. Psychosocial adjustment 17 years after severe brain injury. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 77, pp.1-4.

Bright, P., Moss, H.E., Stamatakis, E.A. and Tyler, L.K., 2005. The anatomy of object processing: The role of anteromedial temporal cortex. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 58B, pp.361-377.

Bright P., Moss, H.E. and Tyler L.K., 2005. Invited commentary on Keith R Laws: Illusions of normality: A methodological critique of category-specific naming. Cortex, 41, pp.852-853.

Knoblauch, A. and Pulvermüller, F., 2005. Sequence detector networks and associative learning of grammatical categories. In: Wermter, S., Palm, G. and Elshaw, M. (Eds.). Biomimetic neural learning for intelligent robots (pp.31-53). Berlin: Springer.

Moss, H.E., Abdallah, S., Fletcher, P.C., Bright, P., Pilgrim, L.K., Acres, K. and Tyler, L.K., 2005. Selecting among competing alternatives: Selection and Controlled Retrieval in the Left Prefrontal Cortex, Cerebral Cortex, 15, pp.1723-1735.

Moss, H.E., Rodd, J.M., Stamatakis, E.A., Bright, P. and Tyler, L.K., 2005. Anteromedial temporal cortex supports fine grained differentiation among objects. Cerebral Cortex, 15, pp.616-627.

Pulvermüller, F., 2005. Brain mechanisms linking language and action. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 6(7), pp.576-582.

Pulvermüller, F., 2005. From babbling to articulatory echo neurons and unsolved questions of syntax. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, http://www.bbsonline.org/Preprints/Arbib-05012002/Supplemental/Pulvermuller.pdf

Pulvermüller, F., Hauk, O., Nikulin, V. and Ilmoniemi, R.J., 2005. Functional interaction of language and action: a TMS study. European Journal of Neuroscience, 21(3), pp.793-797.

Pulvermüller, F., Hauk, O., Zohsel, K., Neininger, B. and Mohr, B., 2005. Therapy-related reorganization of language in both hemispheres of patients with chronic aphasia. Neuroimage, 28, pp.481-489.

Pulvermüller, F., Shtyrov, Y. and Ilmoniemi, R., 2005. Brain signatures of meaning access in action word recognition. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17(6), pp.884-892.

Raman, I. and Weekes, B., 2005. Deep dysgraphia in Turkish. Behavioural Neurology, 16(2/3), pp.59-69.

Raman, I. and Weekes, B., 2005. Acquired dyslexia in a Turkish-English speaker. Annals of Dyslexia, 55(1), pp.79-104.

Reed, L.J., Lasserson, D., Marsden, P., Bright, P., Stanhope, N. and Kopelman, M.D., 2005. Correlations of regional cerebral metabolism with memory performance and executive function in patients with herpes encephalitis or frontal lobe lesions. Neuropsychology, 19, pp.555-565.

Shtyrov, Y., Pihko, E. and Pulvermüller, F., 2005. Determinants of dominance: Is language laterality explained by physical or linguistic features of speech? Neuroimage, 2 (1), p.37-47.

Wermter, S., Weber, C., Elshaw, M., Gallese, V. and Pulvermüller, F., 2005. Neural grounding of robot language in action. In: Wermter, S., Palm, G. and Elshaw, M. (Eds.). Biomimetic neural learning for intelligent robots (pp. 162-181). Berlin: Springer.

Digital Modelling Research Group

Find out more about our Digital Modelling Research Group.

Monmasson, E. and Cirstea, M.N., 2007. FPGA Design Methodology for Industrial Control Systems: a Review. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, special issue on FPGAs used in industrial control systems, 54(4), pp.1824-1842, ISSN 0278-0046.

Cirstea, M.N. and Dinu, A., 2007. A VHDL Holistic Modelling Approach and FPGA Implementation of a Digital Sensorless Induction Motor Control Scheme. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, special issue on FPGAs used in industrial control systems, 54(4), pp.1853-1864, ISSN 0278-0046.

Petrinec, K., Cirstea, M.N., Seare, K. and Marinescu, C., 2008. A Novel FPGA Fuel Cell System Controller Design, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Optimisation of Electrical & Electronic Equipment (OPTIM), Brasov, Romania, Vol.II-B, pp.401-406.

Parera-Ruiz, A., Cirstea M.N., Koczara, W. and Teodorescu R., 2008. A Novel Integrated Renewable Energy System Modelling Approach, Allowing Fast FPGA Controller Prototyping. Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Optimisation of Electrical and Electronic Equipment (OPTIM), Brasov, Romania. Vol.II-B, pp.395-400.

Parera-Ruiz, A. and Cirstea M.N., 2008. Rapid development of an FPGA Controller for a Wind / Photovoltaic Power System. Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE 2008), June 2008, Cambridge, UK, pp.2003-2008.

Cirstea, S., Aggoun, A. and McCormick, M., 2008. Depth extraction from 3D-integral images approached as an inverse problem. Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE 2008), June 20085, Cambridge, UK.

Ghadedo, A., Cirstea, M.N. and Cirstea, S., 2009. A High Level Language Approach to Matrix Converter Modelling and FPGA Controller Design, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics (ICM 2009), April 2009, Malaga, Spain, CD-ROM.

Parera-Ruiz, A., Cirstea M.N., Cirstea, S.E. and Dinu, A., 2009. Integrated Renewable Energy System Modelling with direct FPGA Controller Prototyping. Proceedings of IEEE Industrial Electronics Conference (IECON09), Porto, Portugal, pp.2963-2968. 

Cirstea M. N., 2010. Sustainable Renewable Energy for Europe. Projects magazine, British Publishers Ltd, April 2010, pp.78-80, ISSN 2040-7335. 

Dinu, A., Cirstea, M.N. and Cirstea, S.E., 2010. Direct Neural Networks Hardware Implementation Algorithm. IEEE Trans. on Ind. Electronics, 57(5), pp.1845-1848, ISSN: 0278-0046, DOI: 10.1109/TIE.2009.2033097.

Cirstea, M.N. and Parera-Ruiz, A., 2010. An FPGA Controller for a Combined Solar/Wind Power System. Proc. of IEEE Int. Conference on Optimisation of Electrical and Electronic Equipment (OPTIM), Brasov, Romania, pp.1103-1108.

Barrett, J.A., De Souza, M.M. and Cirstea, S.E., 2010. Semi-analytical Solutions to the Schroedinger-Poisson Model of Electron State. Proc. of IEEE Int. Conference on Optimisation of Electrical & Electronic Equipment (OPTIM), Brasov, Romania, pp.180-184.

Brown, E. and Hobbs, M., 2008. A virtual world environment for group work. International Journal of Web-based Learning and Teaching Technologies, 3(1).

Rana, M.M., Reynolds, T., Cirstea, M.N., Entecott, A. and Jones S.G., 2007. Transforming the lives of visually impaired people through semantic web services. International Journal of Technology, Knowledge & Society, 3(3), pp.11-18.

Rana M.M., Reynolds T., Cirstea M.N., Entecott A. and Jones. S.G., 2007. Transforming the lives of visually impaired people through semantic web services. International Journal of Technology, Knowledge & Society, 3(3), ISSN 1832-3669.

Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering Research Group

Find out more about our Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering Research Group.

Sufian Yousef and Saqer Alhloul, 2008. Birth-Death Dynamic Evolution of Multipath Signals Effect on WCDMA Receivers. The Modern Applied Science Journal, 2(1), pp.3-9.

James R. Kelly, Titos Kokkinos, and Alexandros P. Feresidis, 2008. Analysis and design of sub-wavelength resonant cavity type 2-D leaky-wave antennas. IEEE Trans. Antennas and Propag., 56(9), pp.2817-2825, DOI: 10.1109/TAP.2008.928791.

James R. Kelly, and Alexandros P. Feresidis, 2009. Array antenna with increased element separation based on a Fabry-Perot resonant cavity with AMC Walls. IEEE Trans. Antennas and Propag., 57(3), pp.682-687, DOI: 10.1109/TAP.2009.2013429.

Z. H. Hu, C. T. P. Song, James R. Kelly, P. S. Hall, and P. Gardner, 2009. Wide tunable dual-band reconfigurable antenna. IET Electron. Lett., 45(22), pp.1109-10, DOI: 10.1049/el.2009.2737.

Abdel Rahman H. Hussein, Sufian Yousef, and Omar Arabeyyat, 2010. A Novel Weighted Distributed Clustering Algorithm for Mobile Ad hoc Networks. The International Journal of ACM, 1(3), September 2010, ISSN: 2078-7952.

Dinu, A., Cirstea, M.N. and Cirstea, S.E., 2010. Direct Neural Networks Hardware Implementation Algorithm. IEEE Trans. on Industrial Electronics, 57(5), pp.1845-1848, ISSN: 0278-0046, DOI: 10.1109/TIE.2009.2033097.

Cirstea M. N., 2010. Sustainable Renewable Energy for Europe. Projects magazine, British Publishers Ltd, April 2010, pp.78-80, ISSN 2040-7335.

James R. Kelly, Peter S. Hall, Peter Gardner, 2011. Band-Notched Ultra-Wideband Antenna Incorporating a Microstrip Open-Loop Resonator. IEEE Trans. Antennas and Propag., 59(8), pp.3045-3048, DOI: 10.1109/TAP.2011.2152326. The University of Birmingham took a patent on this work.

James R. Kelly, P.S. Hall, P. Gardner, and F. Ghanem, 2010. Integrated narrow/band-notched UWB antenna. IET Electron. Lett., 46(12), pp.814- 16, DOI: 10.1049/el.2010.3368.

J.R. Kelly, and P.S. Hall, 2010. Integrated Wide-Narrow Band Antenna for Switched Operation. Microw. and Optical Tech. Lett., 52(8), pp.1705-1707, DOI: 10.1002/mop.25298. The University of Birmingham took a patent on this work.

James R. Kelly, P. Song, P.S. Hall, and A.L. Borja, 2011. Reconfigurable 460 MHz to 12 GHz Antenna with Integrated Narrowband Slot. Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, 24, pp.137-45, DOI: 10.2528/PIERC11080410. This is quite an innovative idea for reconfiguring an ultra-wideband antenna.

Monmasson, E., Idkhajine, L., Cirstea, M.N., Bahri, I., Tisan, A., Naouar, W., 2011. FPGAs in Industrial Control Applications. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 7(2), pp.224-244, ISSN 1551-3203, DOI: 10.1109/TII.2011.2123908.

Sattar J Aboud and Sufian Yousef, 2012. Secure E-Payment scheme Using an Elliptic Curve. International Review On Computers and Software.

Barote, L., Marinescu, C., Cirstea, M.N., 2012. "Control structure for Single Phase Stand-Alone Wind Based Energy Sources. IEEE Trans. on Ind. Electronics, ISSN: 0278-0046, DOI: 10.1109/TIE.2012.2206346.

Alecsa, B., Cirstea, M.N., Onea, A., 2012. Simulink Modeling and Design of an Efficient Hardware-constrained FPGA-based PMSM Speed Controller. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, accepted for publication on 23 March 2012.

Tisan, A., Cirstea, M.N., 2012. SOM Neural Network Design - A New Simulink Library Based Approach Targeting FPGA Implementation. Journal of Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, Elsevier, ISSN: 0378. 

Stables, R. Bullock, J. and Athwal, C, 2012. Fundamental Frequency Modulation in Singing Voice Synthesis. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 7172, pp.104-119, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-31980-8.

M. Ahmed, Sufian Yousef, and Sattar J Aboud, 2013. Bidirectional Search Routing Protocol for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks. International Journal of Computer Engineering and Technology (IJCET), to appear 2013.

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Refereed papers in peer-reviewed journals (in press/published)

Walker, R., Cheah, K., Mootanah, R. and Ingle, P., in press, The contact stress in the patella following autologous cartilage implantation. Computer methods in biomechanics and biomedical engineering.

Hunaiti, Z., Grimaldi, G., Goven, D., Mootanah, R. and Martin, L., 2010. Principles of assessment for project and research based learning. International Journal of Educational Management, 24(3), pp.189-203.

Lamvohee, J.M.S., Mootanah, R., Dowell, J.K., Cheah, K. and Ingle, P., 2009. Stresses in cement mantles of hip replacements: effect of femoral implant sizes, body mass index and bone quality. Computer methods in biomechanics and biomedical engineering, 12(5), pp.501-510.

Manor, Y., Balas, M., Giladi, N., Mootanah, R. and Cohen, J., 2009. Anxiety, depression and swallowing disorders in patients with Parkinson' s disease. Parkinsonism and Related Disorders, 15(6), pp.453-456.

Mootanah, R., Dowell, J. K., Cheah, K., Ingle, P. and Shelton, J. C., 2008. Configuration of anchorage holes affects cemented fixation of the acetabular component in total hip replacement - an in vitro study. Technology and Healthcare, 16(1), pp.19-30.

Mootanah, R., Dowell, J. K., Cheah, K., Ingle, P. and Shelton, J. C., 2007. Configuration of anchorage holes affects fixation of the acetabular component in cemented total hip replacement - A finite element study. Computer methods in biomechanics and biomedical engineering, 10(6), pp.439-445.

Kroon, M., Visser, C., Mootanah, R., Schuttevaer, H. and Brand, R., 2006. Performance of three gelatine-based resorbable cement plugs: results of in vitro study on 15 synthetic femurs and a prospective randomized in vivo study on 103 patients. Acta Orthopaedica, 77(6), pp.893-898.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Cheah, K., Dowell, J. and Shelton, J., 2004. Total hip replacement: results of a postal survey of current practice on the cement fixation of the acetabular cup in the UK. Hip International, 14(3), pp.155-162.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Cheah, K., Dowell, J. and Shelton, J., 2000. Cemented fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement: improving anchorage hole profile. Technology and Health Care, 8(6), pp.343-355.

Refereed abstracts in peer-reviewed conference proceedings

Mootanah, R., Reichl, S. and Lamvohee, J., in press. When and how do assigned bone material properties affect the output of finite element models? J. Middleton, M. Jones and N. Shrive (Eds.). University of Wales, College of Medicine, UK.

Reichl, S., Steiner, W. and Mootanah, R., in press. Fatigue Analysis of a reconstructed femur - Effects of prosthetic materials. J. Middleton, M. Jones and N. Shrive (Eds.). University of Wales, College of Medicine, UK.

Lamvohee, J., Cheah, K., Dowell, J. and Ingle, P., 2006. Optimum hip replacement fixation technique on patients with different acetabulae morphology, bone quality and body mass index. J. Middleton, M. Jones and N. Shrive (Eds.). First Numerics. University of Wales, College of Medicine, UK.

Yang, Y., Mootanah, R., Van der Linde, I. and Ingle, P., 2006. Accurate Extraction of Hard Tissue and Soft Tissue Models of Human Joints Using Medical Image Segmentation and Registration. J. Middleton, M. Jones and N. Shrive (Eds.). First Numerics, University of Wales, College of Medicine, UK.

Rajashekar, U., van der Linde, I., Bovik, A.C. and Cormack, L.K., 2006. Statistical analysis and selection for visual fixations in natural scenes. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, pp.453-456, DOI: 10.1109/ICIP.2006.312491.

Ewen, M., Mootanah, R., Mebrathu, H., Ingle, P., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 2005. Kinematics of an adult male with a macular dystrophy condition: a case study. FMBE Proceedings ICBME, XII International Congress in Biological and Medical Engineering, Singapore.

Jimenez-Bescos, C., Mootanah, R., Walker, R., Ingle, P., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 2005. The effect of varying bone material properties on a resurfaced hip joint. Proceedings of the II International Conference on Computational Bioengineering, IST Press, Portugal.

Van der Linde, I., Rajashekar, U., Cormack, L.K. and Bovik, A.C., 2005. A study of human recognition rates for foveal-sized image patches selected from initial and final fixations on calibrated natural images. Proc. SPIE Human Vision & Electronic Imaging, 5666, pp.27-38, DOI:10.1117/12.594711.

Jimenez-Bescos, C., Walker, R., Mootanah, R., Ingle, P. and Cheah, K. 2005. The effect of peg length on the resurfaced femoral component in hip resurfacing. A finite element study. IFMBE Proceedings ICBME, XII International Congress in Biological and Medical Engineering, Singapore.

Lamvohee, J., Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 2005. Effect of different sizes of acetabulae and anchorage holes on the stability of total hip replacement, using finite element analysis. Proceedings of the II International Conference on Computational Bioengineering, IST Press, Portugal.

Palissery, V. and Mootanah, R., 2005. Evaluation of Interface Pressure Redistribution for Improved Seat Cushion Design. IFMBE Proceedings ICBME, XII International Congress in Biological and Medical Engineering, Singapore.

Wickett, D., Mootanah, R. and Gordon, D., 2005. Seating for Rest and Rehabilitation: Analysis of Spinal Shrinkage. IFMBE Proceedings ICBME, XII International Congress in Biological and Medical Engineering, Singapore.

Yan, Y., van der Linde, I., Mootanah, R., Wou, P. and Ingle, P., 2005. Assembling Finite Element Models of Human Joints Using Multiple Imaging Modalities. IFMBE Proceedings ICBME, XII International Congress in Biological and Medical Engineering, Singapore.

Yang, Y., Mootanah, R., van der Linde, I., Ingle, P. and Viceconti, M., 2005. The Registration of CT-MRI images of biomechanical systems. Proceedings of the II International Conference on Computational Bioengineering, IST Press, Portugal.

Steer, J., Mootanah, R., Dowell, J. and Cheah, K. 2004. Stress distribution through a spondylolytic L5 vertebra. J. Middleton, M. Jones and N. Shrive (Eds.). Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Engineering, First Numerics, UK.

Lamvohee, J., Mootanah, R., Ingle, P. and Cheah, K., 2004. Total hip replacement: Effect of bone quality on the long-term fixation of the acetabular component. J. Middleton, M. Jones and N. Shrive (Eds.). Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Engineering, ISBN: 0-9549670-0-3, First Numerics, UK.

Mootanah, R., Allen, E. and Ingle, P., 2004. Comparison of Performance of Different Cement Restrictors by Finite Element Methods. J. Middleton, M. Jones and N. Shrive (Eds.). Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Engineering, First Numerics, UK.

Van der Linde, I., 2004. Multiresolution image compression using image foveation and simulated depth of field for stereoscopic displays. Proc. SPIE Stereoscopic Displays & Virtual Reality Systems, 5291, pp.71-80, DOI: 10.1117/12.521886.

Mootanah, R. and van der Linde, I., 2004. A numerical method for using ct-scan data to accurately assign values of elastic moduli to bone finite element models. J. Middleton, M. Jones and N. Shrive (Eds.). Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Engineering, University of Wales, College of Medicine, UK.

Mootanah, R., Pratt, D., Ingle, P., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 2003. An in-vitro comparative study of the performance of different commercially available intramedullary femoral plugs during total hip replacement. Proceedings of the International Society of Biomechanics conference.

Mahadeo, R., van der Linde, I., Ingle, P. and Mootanah, R., 2002. Accurate allocation of material properties to a three-dimensional scapula model with compensation for misalignment between CT scan and finite element representations. Proceedings of Biological and Medical Engineering, Singapore.

Mootanah, R., van der Linde, I., Ingle, P., Cheah, K., Dowell, J. and Shelton, J., 2001. An accurate three-dimensional finite element model of the pelvic bone with geometry and material properties retrieved from CT-scan data. Computer Simulations in Biomechanics, Liberia Clup, Milan.

Mootanah, R., New, A., Pearmain, D., Ingle, P. and Cheah, K., 1999. Cemented fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement: improving the distribution of anchorage holes by finite element method. J. Middleton, M. Jones and N. Shrive (Eds.). Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Engineering, Gordon Breach Science Publishers, UK, pp. 343-355.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Cheah, K., Dowell, J. and Shelton, J., 2000. Using finite element methods to investigate the effect of removing the subchondral bone during the cemented fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement. Proceedings of Biomedical Engineering, Singapore.

Refereed abstracts in peer-reviewed journals

Prionidis, I., Mootanah, R., Taylor, M., Browne, T. and Hillstrom, H., in press. An intermittent graduated pneumatic compression boot for the treatment and prevention of venous ulcers. Presented at the Emed Scientific Meeting, abstract to be published in the Journal of Clinical Biomechanics (Impact Factor: 1.642).

Mootanah, R., Lamvohee, J.M.S. and Dowell, J., 2008. Achieving uniform cement mantle of optimum thickness during orthopaedic surgery. Journal of Biomechanics, 41(1), p.233 (Impact Factor: 2.4).

Lamvohee, J.M.S., Mootanah, R., Dowell, J. and Ingle, P., 2007. Patients' bone morphology and bone quality affect the performance of fixation techniques in cemented total hip replacements. Journal of Biomechanics, 40(2), p.228 (Impact Factor: 2.4).

Mootanah, R., 2006. Creation of accurate 3D models of reconstructed bones and joints for evaluations of surgical fixation techniques by finite element analysis. Journal of Biomechanics: The proceedings of the 5th World Congress of Biomechanics. Journal of Biomechanics, 39(1), p.424 (Impact Factor: 2.4).

Ranawat, V., Mootanah, R. and Dowell, J., 2004. Preventing Pressure Sores in Orthopaedics. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 86-B(3), p.248 (Impact Factor: 2.831).

Pratt, D., Mootanah, R. and Dowell, J., 2005. A Comparison of Pressurisation, Distal Migration and Canal Occlusion In 4 Commonly Available Cement Restrictors Used In Total Hip Arthroplasty. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery supplement (Br.): The proceedings of the British Hip Society 2004.

Mootanah, R. and Ingle, P., 2003. Orthopaedic drill bit: Effect of diameter and point angle on cutting force and temperature rise. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 86-B(3). 

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Dowell, J., Cheah, K. and Shelton, J., 2002. A survey of current practice on the cement fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery supplement. British Orthopaedic Research Society.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Allen, E., Cheah, K., Dowell, J., Jarrett, P. and Shelton, J.C., 2002. Total Hip Replacement: Improving the Cement Fixation of the Acetabular Component.

Refereed abstracts in peer-reviewed conference proceedings

Mootanah, R., Imhauser, C., Koff, M.F., Potter, H.G. and Hillstrom, H., 2011. MRI Sequence Influences Geometrical Interpretation of Osseous Tissues. Orthopaedic Research Society, California.

Merdji, A., Bouiadjra, B.B., Serier, B., Mootanah, R., Feng, Z-Q., Achour, T. and Chick, B.O., 2010. Stress analysis in dental implant

Lamvohee, J.M.S, Mootanah, R. Ingle, P., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J.K., 2010. An integrated computational and experimental approach to investigate the relative performances of different surgical techniques in cemented total hip replacement. EORS conference, Davos.

Mootanah, R., Frey, J., Zifchock, R.A., Chow, S.B., Kraszewski, A.P., Lenhoff, M.W., Backus, S.I., Deland, J., Demp, P., Song, J. and Hillstrom, H.J., 2010. The effect of foot type of normal subjects on foot contact dynamics. 34th American Society of Biomechanics Conference, Rhode Island.

Mootanah, R., Song, J., Backus, S., Deland, J., Kraszewski, A. and Hillstrom H.J., 2010. Foot structure is related to foot function. 12th ESM Conference, Rhode Island.

Mootanah, R., Frey, J., Zifchock, R.A., Chow, S.B., Kraszewski, A.P., Lenhoff, M.W., Backus, S.I., Deland, J., Demp, P., Song, J. and Hillstrom, H.J., 2010. Does foot type affect foot contact dynamics? 2nd International Foot and Ankle Society, Seattle.

Lamvohee, J.M.S., Dowell, J, Ingle, P., Cheah, K. and Mootanah, R., 2010. Total Hip Replacement: Effect of Cement Mantle Thickness - An Integrated Computational Simulation and In Vitro Study. 18th European Orthopaedic Research Society Conference, Davos.

Mootanah, R., Frey, J., Zifchock, R.A., Chow, S.B., Kraszewski, A.P., Lenhoff, M.W., Backus, S.I., Deland, J., Demp, P., Song, J. and Hillstrom, H.J., submitted 2010. Does foot type affect foot contact dynamics? 2nd Congress of the International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics Conference, Seattle. 

Mootanah, R., Lamvohee, J.M.S. and Dowell, J.K., 2009. Cementing techniques during orthopaedic surgery: achieving a uniform cement mantle with the right thickness. International Society of Biomechanics, Cape Town.

Mootanah R., Hillstrom, H.J., New A.M., Imhauser C., Walker R., Cheah K., Dowell J.K. Blanc E., Mangeot S., Daré C., Mouton C., Burton A. and Ait Ali S., 2009. Stress distribution in the knee joint following a high tibial osteotomy. International Society of Technology in Arthroplasty, Hawaii.

Lamvohee J.M.S., Mootanah R., Ingle P., Dowell J.K. and Cheah K., 2009. Total hip replacement: effects of body mass index, acetabular morphology, and bone quality on stresses developed in cement mantles. International Society of Technology in Arthroplasty, Hawaii.

Prionidis, I., Mootanah, R., Taylor, M., Browne, T. and Hillstrom, H., 2008. An intermittent graduated pneumatic compression boot for the treatment and prevention of venous ulcers. Presented at the Emed Scientific Meeting, abstract to be published in the Journal of Clinical Biomechanics

Sapkota, R., Pardhan, S., Tavassoli, A. and van der Linde, I., 2008. Visual short-term memory for unfamiliar visual stimuli. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 28(1), p.99, DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-1313.2007.00530_10.x.

Tavassoli, A., van der Linde, I., Bovik, A.C. and Cormack, L.K., 2008. Selectivity for multiple orientations in visual search, Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting, Journal of Vision, 8(6), p.1078a, DOI: 10.1167/8.6.1078.

Lamvohee, J.M.S., Mootanah, R., Dowell, J.K. and Ingle, P., 2007. Patients' bone morphology and bone quality affect the performance of fixation techniques in cemented total hip replacements. Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Taiwan

Manor, Y., Balas, M., Giladi, N., Mootanah, R. and Cohen, J.T., 2007. Anxiety, depression and swallowing disorders in patients with Parkinson's disease. Proceedings of the Israeli Speech and Hearing Convention, Israel.

van der Linde, I., Tavassoli, A., Bovik, A.C. and Cormack, L.K., 2006. Classification images reveal observer templates underlying the direct tilt illusion, Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting. Journal of Vision, 6(6), p.451a, DOI: 10.1167/6.6.451.

Rajashekar, U., van der Linde, I., Bovik, A.C. and Cormack, L.K., 2006. Statistical analysis and selection of visual fixations, Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting. Journal of Vision, 6(6), p.496a, DOI: 10.1167/6.6.496.

Lamvohee, J.M.S., Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Cheah, K., Dowell, J., Flood, A.G. and Tahmassebi, R., 2006. Total hip replacement: effect of cement mantle thickness on the stability of hip replacements. Bath Biomechanics Symposium 2006, Pre-clinical Validation of Orthopaedic Implants, University of Bath.

Tavassoli, A., van der Linde, I., Bovik, A.C. and Cormack, L.K., 2006. Noise unveils spatial frequency and orientation selectivity during visual search. Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting. Journal of Vision, 6(6), p.450a, DOI: 10.1167/6.6.450.

Jimenez-Bescos, C., Mootanah, R., Walker, R., Cheah, K. and Ingle, P., 2005. The effect of different bone material properties on the resurfaced hip femoral neck. In: Nester, C. (Ed.). Salford: University of Salford, pp.164-165.

Tavassoli, A., van der Linde, I., Bovik, A.C. and Cormack, L.K., 2005. Accelerated classification images for the psychophysical investigation of visual search, AVA Xmas Meeting 2004. Perception, 34(2), p.250, DOI: 10.1068/ava04.

Mootanah, R., Kroon, M. and Ingle, P., 2004. An in-vitro study of the performance of commercially available bioabsorbable femoral cement resctrictors. Proceedings of the European Society of Biomechanics.

van der Linde, I., Rajashekar, R., Cormack, L.K. and Bovik, A.C., 2004. The role of natural image statistics in visual memory and recognition. British Machine Vision Association and Society for Pattern Recognition, Image Features & Statistics, 27 October 2004, London.

Lamvohee, J., Ingle, P., Cheah, K., Dowell, J. and Mootanah, R., 2003. Effect of bone property on stress distribution in a reconstructed hip joint. Proceedings of the International Symposium Computer Simulation in Biomechanics, p.15.

Mootanah, R., Ranawat, V. and Dowell, J., 2002. Evaluation of alternative material for the prevention of pressure sores. Proceedings of the World Congress in Biomechanics, Calgary.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Allen, E., Cheah, K., Dowell, J., Jarrett, P. and Ranawat, V., 2002. Total hip replacement: Improving the cement fixation of the acetabular component. 1st edition. Proceedings of the International Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics, Warsaw, pp.600-601.

Mootanah, R., Ranawat, V. and Dowell, J., 2002. Evaluation of optimum size of bubble wrap for the prevention of pressure sores. Proceedings of the emed scientific meeting, Kananaskis.

Mootanah, R., Ranawat, V. and Dowell, J., 2002. Prevention of pressure sores. Proceedings of the Bionet Event - Biomechanics in the Decade of the Bone, Brussels.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Jarrett, P., Cheah, K., Dowell, J. and Shelton, J., 2001. Improving the distribution of anchorage holes during cemented fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement: Validation of finite element models. Proceedings of the International Conference of the Lower Limb in Health, Disease and Rehabilitation, University of Salford, pp.146-147.

Mootanah, R., Allen, E., Ingle, P., Cheah, K., Dowell, J. and Shelton, J., 2001. Drill and jig design to improve the cement fixation of the acetabular cup during total hip replacement. Proceedings of the Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, p.331.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Watkinson, B., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 2000. Cemented fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement: improving the anchorage hole profile. Proceedings of the World Conference on Integrated Design and Process Technology, CD.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Soriah, A., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 1999. Cemented fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement: improving the geometry of anchorage holes. Proceedings of the International Society of Biomechanics, p.663.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 1999. Improving the cemented fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine conference, Royal College of Surgeons, London.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Watkinson, B., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 1998. Cemented fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement: are 10 mm deep anchorage holes required? Proceedings of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Biomedical Engineering Division, pp.227-228.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 1998. Fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement. Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine conference proceedings.

Mootanah, R., Ingle, P., Watkinson, B., Cheah, K. and Dowell, J., 1998. Cemented fixation of the acetabular cup in total hip replacement: the effect of obliquely drilled anchorage holes. Proceedings of the International Conference of the Society for Physical Regulations in Biology and Medicine, pp.33-34.

Published book chapters

Mootanah, R., 2010. Total Hip Replacement. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, VDM Verlagsservicegesellschaft mbH, ISBN 978-3-8383-2679-5.

Mootanah, R. and Bader, D., 2006. Pressure sensors in Biomedical Engineering. In: John Wiley's Encyclopaedia of Biomedical Engineering. New York: John Wiley and Sons.

Patents

Intelligent surgical power tool, PCT/GB2007/050322