Tim Brown's Publications

Journal Publications

H Ma, T W C Brown, A T S Ho, "UWB Reactive Near Field Detection for Smart Packages: A Comprehensive Study using eggs", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 65, issue 7, July 2017. Free Download

S Soodmand, T W C Brown, "Inductively Coupled Small Self Resonant Coil (SSRC) Reader Antennas for HF RFID Applications", AEU International Journal of Electronics and Communications, 78. pp. 32-40.

T W C Brown, A Aragon-Zavala, G Castanon, "Polarization and Effects on Hidden Node/Shadowing Margin for TVWS", IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting, vol. 62, issue 1, pp46-54, March 2016. Free Download

F Freudenstein, P M Widemann, T W C Brown, "Exposure Perception as a Key Indicator of Risk Perception and Acceptance of Sources of Radio Frequency Electromangetic Fields", Journal of Environmental and Public Health, vol. 2015, ID 198272. View online.

F Zhu, S Gao, A T S Ho, R A Abd-Alhameed, C H See, T W C Brown, J Li, G Wei, J Xu, "Ultra-Wideband Dual Polarized Patch Antenna with Four Capacitively Coupled Feeds", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 62, issue 5, pp2440-2449, May 2014. Free Download

M Maqsood, S Gao, T W C Brown, M Unwin, R de vos Van Steenwijk, J D Zu, C I Underwood, "Low-Cost Dual-Band Circularly Polarized Switched-Beam Array for Global Navigation Satellite System", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 62, issue 4, pp1975-1982, April 2014. Free Download

T W C Brown, A C H Tay, "On the Benefits of Polarization for Fixed Area Television White Space Devices", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 62, issue 3, March 2014. Free Download

T P Diakos, J A Briffa, T W C Brown, S Wesemeyer, "Eavesdropping near-field contactless payments: a quantitative analysis", IET Journal of Engineering, No. 7, October 2013. Free Download

F Zhu, S Gao, A T S Ho, C H See, R A Abd-Alhameed, T W C Brown, J Li, J Xu, "Multiple Band-Notched UWB Antenna with Band-Rejected Elements Integrated in the Feed Line," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 61, no. 8, pp3952-3960, August 2013. Free Download

M Maqsood, S Gao, T W C Brown, M Unwin, M. R de vos Van Steenwijk, J D Xu, "A Compact Multipath Mitigating Ground Plane for Multiband GNSS Antennas", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 61, issue 5, pp2775-2782, May 2013. Free Download

PR King, T W C. Brown, A Kyrgiazos, B G Evans, "Empirical-Stochastic LMS-MIMO Channel Model Implementation and Validation", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 60, issue 2, pp606-614, February 2012. Free Download

F Zhu, S Gao, A T S Ho, T W C Brown, J Li, and J-D Xu, "Low-Profile Directional Ultra-Wideband Antenna for See-Through-Wall Imaging Applications", Progress In Electromagnetics Research, vol. 121, pp121-139, 2011. Free Download

K Konstantinou, S Kang, T Brown, C Tzaras, "Measurement and modelling of the propagation channel between low-height terminals", IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, vol. 5, no. 4, March 2011, pp412-418. Free Download

T W C Brown, P C F Eggers, G F Pedersen, K Olesen, "Artificial Wideband Multi User Channels for Rural High Speed Vehicle to Vehicle Links", IEEE Journal of Selected Areas in Communication, vol. 29, issue 1, pp29-36, January 2011. Free Download

T W C Brown, U M Ekpe, "When is Clarke's Approximation Valid?", IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, vol. 52, issue 3, pp171-181, June 2010. Free Download for IEEE AP-S Members

K Makaratat, T W C Brown, S Stavrou, B G Evans, "Complex correlation on linear array angle-of-arrival estimation measurement of ultra wideband propagation channels", IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, vol. 4, issue 9, pp1354-1369, September 2010.

A A Goulinaos, T W C Brown, S Stavrou, B G Evans, "Wideband Power Modeling and Time Dispersion Analysis for UWB Indoor Off-Body Communications", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 57, no. 7, July 2009.

A A Goulianos, T W C Brown, S Stavrou, "Power Delay Profile modelling of the UWB off-body propagation channel", IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation., vol. 4, no. 1, pp62-71, 2009.

T W C Brown, P C F Eggers, K Olesen, "Simultaneous 5GHz Co-channel MIMO Links at Microcellular Boundaries: Interference or Cooperation?", IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, vol. 1, issue 6, pp1152-1159, December 2007. Free Download

K Makaratat, S Stavrou, T W C Brown, "Estimation of time of arrival of UWB multipath clusters through a spatial correlation technique", IET Microwaves, Antennas and Proagation, vol. 1, issue 3, pp666-673, June 2007.

T W C Brown, S R Saunders, S Stavrou and M Fiacco, "Characterisation of Polarization Diversity at the Mobile", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 56, issue 5, part 1, pp2440-2447, September 2007. Free Download

T W C Brown, S R Saunders, B G Evans, "Analysis of Mobile Terminal Diversity Antennas", IEE Proceedings, Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, vol. 152, February 2005, pp1-6. Free Download

Correspondence Articles

H Ma, T W C Brown, "Egg quantity determination based on Characteristic Polarisation State", Electronics Letters, vol. 48, issue 9, pp472-474, April 2012. Free Download

R DiBari, T W C Brown, S Gao, M Notter, D Hall, C I Underwood, "Dual-Polarized Printed S-Band Radar Array Antenna for Spacecraft Applications", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 10, pp987-990, 2011. Free Download

R S C Whitlock, T W C Brown, "Enhanced timing advance in TDM cellular radio systems", Electronics Letters, vol. 27, issue 14, July 2011. Free Download

M F Mansor, T W C Brown, B G Evans, "Satellite MIMO Measurement with Co-located Quadrifilar Helix Antennas at the Receiver Terminal", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propgataion Letters, vol. 9, pp712-715, 2010.

T W C Brown, P C F Eggers, G F Pedersen, "Experimental interference assessment between two independent and simultaneous 4x4 MIMO handset user links, operating at 5GHz", IET Electronics Letters, vol. 46, issue 4, pp309-310, March 2010. Free Download.

K Makaratat, T W C Brown, S Stavrou, "Modified UWB Spatio-Temporal Channel Simulation Including Pulse Distortion and Frequency Dependence", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 7, pp553-556, 2008.

T W C Brown, "Indoor MIMO Measurements using Polarization at the Mobile", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 7, pp400-403, 2008. Free Download.

Books

T W C Brown, E DeCarvalho, P Kyritsi, "Practical Guide to the MIMO Radio Channel", Wiley, 2012. Link

Contribution to Chapter 4, "Assessment and Modelling of Terminal Antenna Systems" and Chapter 5, "'OTA' Test Methods for Multiantenna Terminals", published in "OTA "Pervasive Mobile and Ambient Wireless Communications", COST Action 2100 Report, Springer, 2012. Link

Contribution to Chapter 17, "Antenna Design for Small Devices" published in "LTE-Advanced and Next Generation Wireless Networks: Channel Modelling and Propagation", Wiley 2012, Link

Conference Publications

G Ahmad, T W C Brown, C I Underwood, T H Loh, "How coarse is too coarse in electrically large reflectarray smart antennas?", International Workshop on Electromagnetics: Applications and Student Innovation Competition, June 2017.

G Ahmad, T W C Brown, C I Underwood, T H Loh, "An efficient algorithm for electrically large reflectarray antenna design automation", International Workshop on Electromagnetics: Applications and Student Innovation Competition, June 2017.

P Chambers, T W C Brown, "Experimental investigation of precoding for EM exposure reduction", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, April 2014.

H Ma, T W C Brown, A T S Ho, "UWB Near Field Detection of Egg Quantity in a Fridge: A Preliminary Study", Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference, November 2013.

F Zhu, T W C Brown, "Asymmetric UWB Aperture Antenna with Triple Band-Notched Function", Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference, November 2013.

F Zhu, S Gao, A T S Ho, T W C Brown, J Li, G Wei, J Xu, "Miniaturized dual- polarized ultra-wideband tapered slot antenna", International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, October 2013.

T W C Brown, T Diakos, J A Briffa, "Evaluating the eavesdropping range of varying magnetic field strengths in NFC standards" European Conference on Antennas and propagation, pp3525-3528, April 2013.

S Soodmand, T W C Brown, A Gluhak, "Evaluation of HF band NFC/RFID antennas for smart shelf applications" European Conference on Antennas and propagation, pp1895-1898, April 2013.

F Zhu, S Gao, A T S Ho, T W C Brown, J Li, G Wei, J Xu, "Planar Ultra- wideband Antenna with wideband characteristics," European Conference on Antennas and propagation, pp2882-2885, April 2013.

F Zhu, S Gao, S, A T S Ho, T W C Brown, J Li, G Wei, J Xu, "Cavity-backed Dual-polarized Antenna for Ultra-wideband Radar Systems", European Conference on Antennas and propagation, pp1462-1466, April 2013.

F Zhu, S Gao, A T S Ho, T W C Brown, J Li, J Xu, "Asymmetric UWB Aperture Antenna with Triple Band-Notched Function", Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference, pp1-4, 12-13 November 2012.

F Zhu, S Gao, A T S Ho, T W C Brown, "Compact Size Asymmetric Linearly Tapered Slot Antenna for Portable Ultra-Wideband Imaging Radar System", IET International Conference on Radar Systems, pp1-4, October 2012.

T W C Brown, A Kyrgiazos, "On the small scale modelling aspects of dual circular polarised land mobile satellite MIMO channels in line of sight and in vehicles", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, 11-15 April, 2011.

T W C Brown, T Diakos, "On the design of NFC antennas for contactless payment applications", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, 11-15 April, 2011.

U M Ekpe, T W C Brown, B G Evans, "Markov chain analysis for land mobile satellite MIMO channels", International Communications on Satellite System Conference, 2009

M F Mansor, T W C Brown, B G Evans, "Mutual coupling analysis of a dual circularly polarised contrawound quadrifilar helix antenna (CQHA) in land mobile satellite (LMS) MIMO systems", International Communications on Satellite System Conference, 2009.

T W C Brown, P C F Eggers, G F Pedersen, "Analysis of user impact on interference between two 4x4 MIMO links at 5GHz", COST2100/ASSIST workshop on small MIMO terminal antennas, 2009.

F Perez-Fontan, N Moraitis, T W C Brown, I Frigyes, P Horvath, A Abele, R P Cerdeira, "Overview of activities carried out within SatNex on land mobile satellite and satellite to indoor channel modeling", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, 2009.

U M Ekpe, T W C Brown, B G Evans, "Unleashing the Polarisation Domain for Land Mobile Satellite MIMO Systems", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, 2009.

M F B Mansor, T W C Brown, B G Evans, "A Dual Circularly Polarised Contrawound Quadrifilar Helix Antenna for Land Mobile Satellite MIMO Terminal", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, 2009.

T W C Brown, "Enhancement of the Intelligent Quadrifilar Helix using MIMO Antenna Selection at a WLAN Access Point", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, 2009.

K Makaratat, T W C Brown, S Stavrou, "Classification of UWB multipath clusters and its distortion effects on positioning error", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, pp191-195, 2009.

K Makaratat, T W C Brown, S Stavrou, "Simulation of UWB Distortion Combined with Indoor Spatio-temporal Channels" IET Seminar on Wideband and UWB Systems and Technologies , London, November 2008

A A Goulianos, T W C Brown, S Stavrou, "A Novel Path-Loss Model for UWB Off-Body Propagation", IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, pp450-454, Spring 2008.

A A Goulianos, T W C Brown, S Stavrou, "Ultra-wideband measurements and results for sparse off-body communication channels", Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference, pp213-216, 17-18 March, 2008.

G F Pderesen, J B Andersen, P C F Eggers, J Ř Nielsen, T Brown, A Yamamoto, T Hayashi, K Ogawa, "Small Terminal MIMO Channels with user interaction", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, November 2007.

K Makaratat, T W C Brown, S Stavrou, "Study of UWB Multipath Clusters based Signal Array Processing", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation, November 2007.

T W C Brown, S R Saunders, "The Intelligent Quadrifilar Helix: A Compact Antenna for IEEE 802.11n", European Conference of Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), November 2007.

T W C Brown, S R Saunders, "Measured Performance Comparison of Spaced Monopoles and a Compact Intelligent Quadrifilar Helix for IEEE 802.11n Applications", IET Smart Antennas and Cooperative Communications Seminar, October 2007.

P C F Eggers, T W C Brown, K Olesen, "Assessment of capacity support and scattering in experimental high speed vehicle to vehicle MIMO links", IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, pp466-470, Spring 2007.

M Presser, T Brown, A Goulianos, R Tafazolli, "Body Centric Context Aware Application Scenarios", IET Seminar on Antennas and Propagation for Body-Centric Wireless Communications, April 2007.

T W C Brown, P C F Eggers, M Katz, "Experimentation of Eigenvector Dynamics in a Multiple Input Multiple Output Channel", Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications Conference - WPMC 2005, Aalborg University, Denmark, September 2005, vol. 1, pp406-410.

T W C Brown, K C D Chew, S R Saunders, "Analysis of the Diversity Potential of an Intelligent Quadrifilar Helix Antenna", IEE 12th International Conference of Antennas and Propagation - ICAP 2003, no. 491 vol 1, pp194-197, Held at the University of Exeter, UK, 31st March - 3rd April 2003.

T W C Brown, S R Saunders, "Modelling Polarisation Diversity at the Mobile Terminal", IEE 11th International Conference of Antennas and Propagation - ICAP 2001, No. 480 Vol. 2, pp432-435, Held at University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), UK, 17-20th April 2001.

T W C Brown, S R Saunders, "Spatial Diversity of Two Closely Spaced Dipoles", IEE/EPSRC Postgraduate Research in Electronics, Photonics and Communications - PREP 2001, Held at University of Keele, UK, 9-11th April 2001.

Patents

T Brown, H T Nguyen, P C F Eggers, P Kyritsi, S Kathiravetpillai, H K Choi, D-S Park, "An Method and Apparatus of Reducing Updating Rate Of Channel In Communication", Korean Patent No. KR2007-0021187, March 2nd,2007.

Internal Documents/Reports

S Bories, T W C Brown et al, "Promising Low Exposure Index Solutions for Components and Transmission Techniques", D4.1 Low EMF Exposure Future Networks, 2015. Free Download

T W C Brown, "Measured impact of polarisation on interference from television white space devices", COST ic1004 TD(14) 10044, Aalborg, Denmark, May 26-28 2014.

T W C Brown, H Ma, "UWB Near Field Detection of Egg Quantity in a Fridge", COST ic1004 TD(14) 10043, Aalborg, Denmark, May 26-28 2014.

T W C Brown, "On the leaky feeders of television receiver antennas and using polarisation in television white spaces", COST ic1004 TD(12)05037, Bristol, UK, September 24th-26th, 2012.

T W C Brown, "Exploitation of Polarisation in Cognitive Radio Devices", COST ic1004 TD(12)03025, Barcelona, Spain, February 8th-10th, 2012.

P Fines, T W C Brown, "Analysis of Space Diversity Provided by two LGAs on Aircrafts", EU FP7 Airborne New and Advanced Satellite techniques and Technologies in A System Integrated Approach (ANASTASIA), D4.2.1.6, March 2009.

T W C Brown, U H Khan, "Analysis of using MIMO Antenna Selection with Compact IQHAs", COST 2100 TD(08) 619, Lille, France, October 6th-8th 2008.

T W C Brown, "Initial Measurements of Compact MIMO Antenna Designs for Indoor WLAN", COST 2100 TD(08) 415, Worclaw, Poland, February 6th-8th 2008.

T W C Brown, "Analysis of the antenna impact on eigenspace tracking", COST2100 TD311, Duisburg, Sept10-12 2007.

T W C Brown, "Design Considerations for Angular Diversity based MIMO Antennas", COST2100 TD032, Lisbon, Feb26-28 2007.

T W C Brown, P. C. F. Eggers, K. Olesen, "Comparison of 4x4 MIMO Scattering Richness and Path Loss at 3.5GHz and 5.8GHz" Joint Advanced Decelopment Enabling (JADE) report, 2006.

T W C Brown, P. C. F. Eggers, H. T. Nguyen, "Eigenmode Modelling: Part 2" Joint Advanced Decelopment Enabling (JADE) report, 2006.

T W C Brown, P. C. F. Eggers, "Eigenmode Modelling: Part 1" Joint Advanced Decelopment Enabling (JADE) report, 2005.

T W C Brown, P. C. F. Eggers, K. Olesen, "Higher Speed Terminal Measurements" Joint Advanced Decelopment Enabling (JADE) report, 2005.

T W C Brown, P. C. F. Eggers, K. Olesen, "Outdoor Interfering MIMO Base Stations" Joint Advanced Decelopment Enabling (JADE) report, 2005.

T W C Brown, P. C. F. Eggers, K. Olesen, "Outdoor and indoor to indoor channel characteriztion and modeling with simultaneous antenna impedance measurements" Joint Advanced Decelopment Enabling (JADE) report, 2004.

Publications on Postgraduate Education

T W C Brown, "Providing for the Postgraduate Market", 2003, National Postgraduate Commitee Download

T W C Brown, "NPC Guidelines on the Provision of Exclusive Postgraduate Facilities", 2003, National Postgraduate Committee, View

D Staniford, T W C Brown, "Complaints in Practice: Complaints in Crisis", 2003, National Postgraduate Committee, Download

T W C Brown, "Guidelines on the Remit of a Postgraduate Sabbatical Officer", 2004, National Postgraduate Committee, View

T W C Brown, "Providing for the Postgraduate Market: Extracts", 2004, Journal of Graduate Education, Vol. 3, issue 3, pp86-92.

T W C Brown, M Gough, "Reflections on Selected Recent Highlights in the Postgraduate Events Calendar", 2004, Journal of Graduate Education, vol. 3, issue 3, pp93-101.

T W C Brown, "Gathering of Evidence and Development of a European Supervision and Training Charter", Eurodoc, 2004. Download

T W C Brown, J E Hoad, E Gillon, "Resource Folder", Second Edition, National Postgraduate Committee, 2004. Sections contributed as follows:

  • Research Student Isolation
  • Complaints and Appeals for Postgraduates
  • Failing a Research Degree Viva Examination - Tackling the Frequently Asked Questions
  • Breakdown with Supervisor
  • Useful tips for International Postgraduates
  • Being a Taught Postgraduate - What's it like?
  • Communicating to Postgraduates
  • How should a student body allocate finances for its postgraduates?
  • Models of Postgraduate Representation
  • Representing postgraduates in small institutions
  • Tips for postgraduate based institutions
  • How do we involve postgraduates? - The answers
  • Ideas on Postgraduate Social Activities
  • Representing Part Time Postgraduates
  • Ideas on a Postgraduate Website Area
  • Support Leaflet on Why Represent
  • Generic flyers template

    Contribution to "Code of practice for the assurance of academic quality and standards in higher education", Quality Assurance Agency, UK, 2004, View, Download.

    T W C Brown, "National Survey on User Perceptions of Personal Development Planning for Postgraduate Research Students", National Postgraduate Committee, 2005. Download

    T W C Brown, "Guidelines on Including Postgraduates in the Institutional Audit Process", 2005, National Postgraduate Committee, View

    T W C Brown, "Report and Commentary on the Eurodoc Statement of Standards in the Assessment, Expectations and Outcomes of Doctoral Programmes in Europe", Eurodoc, 2006. Download

    T W C Brown, "Full-time or Part-time Postgraduate Representatives: a discussion of the choice for better representation", Journal of Graduate Education , vol. 3, issue 4, Autumn 2006.

    A Dearing, L Borrell-Damian, J Metcalfe, T Brown, S Hagen, J Font, J Smith, "Collaborative Doctoral Education: University-Industry Partnerships for Enhancing Knowledge Exchange", Journal of Higher Education Policy, no. 23, pp493-514, 2010.

    Postgraduate Policy Responses

    All the following policy responses written on belalf of the National Postgraduate Committee

    Joint Funding Bodies Review of Research Asessment

    Joint Funding Councils Report on Improving Standards in Research Degree Programmes

    World Trade Organisation General Agreement on Trade and Services

    NPC's Response to Eurodoc Questionnaire

    Response to Institute for Learning and Teaching consulation on Continuing Professional Development

    National Union of Students In Europe, Response to the Bologna Declaration

    Department for Education and Skills, Response to the Higher Education Strategy White Paper

    Higher Education Funding Council for England, Response to the Strategic Plan 2003-2008 Consultation

    Scottish Higher Education Funding Council, Response to the Joint Corporate Plan 2003-2006 Consultation

    Scottish Higher Education Funding Council, Response to the Joint Corporate Plan 2003-2006 Consultation on Targets for Inclusion

    Response to the Economic and Social Research Council Review of Allocation of Studentship Awards

    Response to the Joint Funding Bodies Research and Assessment Review

    Joint Funding Councils Improving Standards in Research Degree Programmes, Response to the Formal Consultation

    Enterprise Committee, Inquiry into the Impact of England's University Fees on Scottish Higher Education

    Higher Education Funding Council for England, Formal Consultation on Centres of Excellence in Teaching and Learning

    Higher Education Funding Council for England, Higher Education Innovation Fund, Response to Second Round Funding Proposals

    Higher Education Funding Council for England, Review of Research Funding Methods Consultation

    Department for Constitutional Affairs, Respose to the Consultation on Reforms of the Lord Chancellor

    Department of Trade and Industry, Academic Fellowship Review

    Department for Education and Skills Consultation on Degree Awarding Powers and University Title

    Response to the Eurodoc 2004 Questionaire

    Scottish Executive, A New Complaints Landscape for Further and Higher Education in Scotland

    HM Treasury, Department of Trade and Industry, Department for Education and Skills, Science and Innovation: Working towards a ten-year investment framework

    Joint Funding Bodies Research Assessment Exercise 2008, Panel Configuration

    Department for Education and Skills, Renewable Degree Awarding Powers, Discussion Paper

    Department for Employment and Learning in Northern Ireland, Higher Education in Northern Ireland: A consultation on proposals to introduce variable deferred fees, access arrangements and a review of the student complaints system

    Scottish Executive, A Changing Landscape for Tertiary Education and Research in Scotland

    Universities UK, Standing Conference of Principals, Towards a Professional Framework of Teaching Standards

    Department for Trade and Industry, 7th EU Research and Development Framework Programme Consultation

    Office of the Independent Adjudicator, Rules and Procedures Consultation

    Response to the Eurodoc 2005 Questionnaire


    Tim Brown

    Last Updated 10/1/12