# Publications from the Research Group in Mathematics and its Applications

The most recent publications produced by members of the Research Group in Mathematics and its applications (RGMA) are presented below. A full index of outputs from the group will be available in UWE Bristol's Research Repository in the near future.

## 2017

Bonnett, S. A. F., Maxfield, P. M., Hill, A. and Ellwood, M. D. F. (2017) Biogeochemistry in the scales. In: Furze, J. N., Swing, K., Gupta, A. K., McClatchey, R. and Reynolds, D., eds. (2017) Mathematical Advances Towards Sustainable Environmental Systems. Springer International Publishing. pp. 129–149.

Deepika, N., Narayana, P. and Hill, A. (2017) Onset of Darcy-Brinkman convection with a uniform internal heat source and vertical throughflow. International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 117. pp. 136–144.

Laister, R., Robinson, J. and Sierzega, M. (2017) A necessary and sufficient condition for uniqueness of the trivial solution in semilinear parabolic equations. Journal of Differential Equations, 262 (10). pp. 4979–4987.

Mahabaleshwar, U. S., Sarris, I. E., Hill, A., Lorenzini, G. and Pop, I. (2017) An MHD couple stress fluid due to a perforated sheet undergoing linear stretching with heat transfer. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 105. pp. 157–167.

Mahdieh, M., Clark, A. and Bijari, M. (2017) A novel flexible model for lot sizing and scheduling with non-triangular, period overlapping and carryover setups in different machine configurations. Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal. [In Press]

Mohammed, A., Wang, Q. and Li, X. (2017) A cost-effective decision-making algorithm for an RFID-enabled HMSC network design: a multi-objective approach. Industrial Management & Data Systems, 117 (9). pp. 1783–1799.

Mohammed, A., Wang, Q. and Li, X. (2017) A study in integrity of an RFID-monitoring HMSC. International Journal of Food Properties, 20(5). pp. 1145–1158.

Weir, I. and Gwynllyw, R. (2017) Using the Dewis-R interface to create statistics e-assessments. Edulearn17 Proceedings, pp. 6107–6114.

Weir, I.,
Gwynllyw, R. and Henderson, K. (2017) Creating statistics
e-assessments using Dewis with embedded R code. MSOR Connections,
15 (2). pp. 51–59.

Zverovich, V., Mahdjoubi, L., Boguslawski, P. and Fadli, F.
(2017) Analytic prioritization of
indoor routes for search and rescue operations in hazardous
environments. *Computer-Aided
Civil and Infrastructure Engineering,* 32 (9). pp.
727–747.

## 2016

Alem, D.,
Clark, A. and Moreno, A. (2016) Stochastic network models for logistics
planning in disaster relief. *European Journal of Operational
Research.* 255 (1), pp. 187–206

Boguslawski, P., Mahdjoubi, L.,
Zverovich, V. and Fadli, F. (2016) Automated construction of variable density navigable
networks in a 3D indoor environment for emergency response.
*Automation in Construction*. 72 (2), pp. 115–128.

Ding, W., Palaiokostas, M. and
Orsi, M. (2016) Stress testing
the ELBA water model. *Molecular Simulation.* 42 (4), pp.
337–346

Gwynllyw, R., Weir, I. and Henderson, K. (2016) Using DEWIS and R for multi-staged statistics
e-assessments. *Teaching Mathematics and Its Applications.*
35 (1), pp. 14–26.

Hill, A. A., Rajagopal, K. R. and Vergori, L. (2016) On the stability and uniqueness of the flow
of a fluid through porous media. *Zeitschrift* *fur Angewandte Mathematik
und Physik.* 67 (3) paper 49, pp. 1–12.

Laister, R., Robinson, J. C., Sierzega, M. and Vidal-Lopez, A. (2016) A complete characterisation of local existence for
semi-linear heat equations in Lebesgue spaces. *Annales* *de l'Institut Henri Poincaré - Analyse non linéaire*. 33 (6), pp. 1519–1538.

Li, X., Ouelhadj, D., Song, X.,
Jones, D., Wall, G., Howell, K. E., Igwe, P., Martin, S., Song, D. and Pertin, E. (2016) A decision support system
for strategic maintenance planning in offshore wind farms.
*Renewable Energy.* 99, pp. 784–799.

Matta, A., Narayana, P. and
Hill, A. A. (2016) Double-diffusive
Hadley-Prats flow in a porous medium subject to gravitational
variation. *International Journal of Thermal Sciences.* 102,
pp. 300–307.

Neale, H.,
Laister, R., Payne, J., Preston, G., Jackson, R. and Arnold, D.
L. (2016) A low-frequency
persistent reservoir of a genomic island in a pathogen population
ensures island survival and improves pathogen fitness in a
susceptible host. *Environmental Microbiology*. 18 (11), pp.
4144–4152.

Zverovich, V., Mahdjoubi, L., Boguslawski, P., Fadli, F. and
Barki, H. (2016) Emergency response in
complex buildings: Automated selection of safest and balanced
routes. *Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure
Engineering.* 31 (8), pp. 617–632.

## 2015

Almada-Lobo, B.,
Clark, A., Guimarães, L.,
Figueira, G. and Amorim, P. (2015) Industrial insights
into lot sizing and scheduling modeling. *Pesquisa* *Operacional.* 35 (3), pp. 439–464.

Bihlo, A., Haynes, R. D. and
Walsh, E. (2015) Stochastic
domain decomposition for time-dependent adaptive mesh generation.
*Journal of Mathematical Study.* 48 (2), pp.
106–124.

Budd, C., Russell, R. and
Walsh, E. (2015) The geometry
of *r*-adaptive meshes generated using optimal transport
methods. *Journal of Computational Physics.* 282, pp.
113–137.

Clark, A., Moule, P., Topping, A.
and Serpell, M. **(**2015) Re-scheduling nursing shifts: Scoping the
challenge and examining the potential of mathematical model based
tools. *Journal of Nursing Management.* 23 (4), pp.
411–420.

Ding, W., Palaiokostas, M., Wang, W. and
Orsi, M. (2015) Effects of
lipid composition on bilayer membranes quantified by all-atom
molecular dynamics. *The Journal of Physical Chemistry B.*
119 (49), pp. 15263–15274.

Gagarin, A. and
Zverovich, V. (2015) The
probabilistic approach to *k-limited* packings in graphs.
*Discrete Applied Mathematics.* 184, pp. 146–153.

Poghosyan, A., Greetham, D.
Vukadinović, Haben, S. and Lee, T. (2015) Long term individual
load forecast under different electrical vehicles uptake scenarios.
*Applied Energy.* 157, pp. 699–709.

Walker, P.,
Gwynllyw, R. and Henderson, K. (2015) Diagnosing student errors
in e-assessment questions. *Teaching Mathematics and its
Applications.* 34 (3), pp. 160–170.

Zverovich, V. (2015) On general
frameworks and threshold functions for multiple domination.
*Discrete Mathematics.* 338 (11), pp. 2095–2104.

Zverovich, V. and Avineri, E. (2015) Braess' paradox in a generalised traffic
network. *Journal of Advanced Transportation.* 49 (1),
pp. 114–138.

## 2014

Clark, A., Mahdieh, M. and Rangel, S. (2014) Production lot sizing and scheduling with
non-triangular sequence-dependent setup times. *International
Journal of Production Research.* 52 (8), pp. 2490–2503.

Harfash, A. J. and
Hill, A. A. (2014) Simulation
of three dimensional double-diffusive throughflow in internally heated anisotropic porous
media. *International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.*
72, pp. 609–615.

Hill, A. A. and Morad, M. R.
(2014) Convective stability of
carbon sequestration in anisotropic porous media. *Proceedings
of the Royal Society A.* 470 (2170), pp.1–8.

Laister, R., Robinson, J. and Sierzega, M. (2014)
Non-existence of local solutions of semi-linear heat
equations of Osgood type in bounded domains. *Comptes* *Rendus Mathematique.* 352 (7-8), pp. 621–626.

Orsi, M., Ding, W. and Palaiokostas, M. (2014) Direct mixing of atomistic solutes and
coarse-grained water. *Journal of Chemical Theory and
Computation.* 10 (10), pp. 4684–4693.

Orsi, M. (2014) Comparative
assessment of the ELBA coarse-grained model for water.
*Molecular Physics.* 112 (11), pp. 1566–1576.