Dr Patricia Scully

B.Sc., M.Sc., PhD

 
researcher
 

Biography

2004-18 Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Sensor Instrumentation at The University of Manchester, UK. 
  • Located in School of Chemical Engineering & Analytical Science (CEAS). 
  • Research interests include optical/laser instrumentation, optical sensor systems, photonic materials and devices, biosensors, chemical sensing, process analytics and medical technologies. 
  • Supervised  22 PhD students, and ~50 MSc and MEng dissertation students.  
  • Taught on Masters courses in Photon Science, Sensor Systems and Instrumentation and Analytical Science, and on undergraduate modules in Instrumentation and Control. 
  • Academic Lead for undergraduate Chemical Engineering laboratories for ~600 students. 
  • Deputy Director for Postgraduate Research (150 PhD students), including admissions, progression and examinations. Including membership of  Faculty panels for postgraduate progression and examinations, skills and training, postgrad recruitment and admissions.  
  • Represented medical technologies as a MIMIT Ambassador (Manchester Integrating Medicine and Innovative Technology) for Manchester universities, hospitals ad healthcare trust.
  • Member of Faculty Research Ethics Committee. 
2002-04 Lecturer in Sensor Instrumentation at UMIST, Manchester, UK. 
  • Located in Department of Instrumentation & Analytical Science (DIAS).
  • Taught on Masters in Instrumentation, Analytical Science & Sensor Systems, including laser photonics, optical engineering, optical fibre technology, laser ultrasound and photoacoustics.
  • Established research in optical sensing and instrumentation, for industrial, medical and environmental applications with funding from EPSRC, EU, industry.  
2000-2002 Reader in Photonics at Liverpool John Moores University, UK. 
  • Located in School of Engineering. Taught photonics, sensors, instrumentation to undergraduate and masters students, and established EPSRC, EU and industrial research projects in laser processing, water quality monitoring and environmental sensing. 
1990-2000 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Applied Physics at Liverpool John Moores University.
  • Located in Dept of Applied Physics. Taught optics, instrumentation, photonics and laser physics. Established a BSc in Optical Science & Technology, and research in optical fibre sensors and laser processing of optical materials. 

Research Interests

Optical and Photonic Instrumentation:  Optical fibre technology and photonic materials for sensors and devices, ranging from functional chemically sensitive optical coatings, to laser inscribed photonic and conducting structures in transparent materials that affect their optical and electronic properties.

Optical Materials: Advanced functional materials, and their optical, materials and chemical properties for structures and devices. Nano-electronics, materials characterisation and analytical methods.  

Medical technlogies:
Sensor instrumentation and measurement for healthcare. Strongly multidisciplinary and include photonic guided wave tomography for health care technology for monitoring older people at risk of falling, rehabilitation, gait and mobility analysis using pattern recognition and signal analysis.

Manufacturing & Process analytics: Industrial/manufacturing processes using laser and photonic technologies for sensors and devices. Key enabling technologies, including laser, additive and subtractive manufacturing.

Environmental Monitoring & Sustainable Engineering: Sensing of enviromental parameters, pH, moisture, turbidity, chemicals in soil, water for agricultural and marine applications. Recycling of polymers and plastics, microplastics separation.

Track Record
Received EPSRC funding as Principal Investigator in optical instrumentation, fibre-based sensing, chemically sensitive optical coatings and laser inscribed photonic structures.
 
Led and coordinated European Union (EU) projects funded to more than £1.75M, in biosensing and gas monitoring using optical technologies. These include include “Installation Permitting Guidance for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Stationary Applications” (HYPER), with 15 industrial partners; and “Novel Organic-Inorganic Materials in Opto-Electronic Systems for the Monitoring and Control of Bio-Processes” (MATINOES) with 6 industrial partners. 

Received industrial funding from Rolls-Royce, Unilever, National Grid, The Welding Institute and Yorkshire Water for industrial sensing. A KTP that developed wearable POF sensors for real time sweat monitoring was sponsored by Unilever via the Unilever Manchester Advanced Measurement Partnership and DTI Knowledge Transfer Partnership, resulting in a patent for functional polymer optical coatings.

Current collaboration at The University of Manchester includes EPSRC Prosperity Partnership: EP/R00482X/1; 2017-2022 for a Centre in Advanced Fluid Engineering for Digital Manufacturing (CAFE4DM); ~£6.3M with matched funding from UoM (£757K) and Unilever (£2.4M) and in-kind support from Process Systems Enterprise Ltd (£305K) and Unilever (£500K). 

Keywords
  • Physics - Optics, Photonics, Lasers, Waveguides, Optical Fibre Technology, Optical Sensing, Micromachining
  • Engineering Sensors, Control, Instrumentation, Measurement, Process Monitoring, Energy Harvesting, Analogue Electronics, Non Destructive Testing, Ultrasound, Optical Engineering, Laser Engineering, Optical Sensors, Distributed Sensing
  • Chemical technologies- Chemical Engineering, Chemical Sensing, Froth Flotation, Recycling, Distillation, Analytical Science, Digital manufacturing, Process analytics

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2019) 'Developing pre-laboratory videos for enhancing student preparedness'
. L. Rodgers, N. Cheema, S. Vasanth, A. Jamshed, A. Alfutimie & P. J. Scully (2019) 'Developing pre-laboratory videos for enhancing student preparedness'. European Journal of Engineering Education, [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Three-dimensional direct laser written graphitic electrical contacts to randomly distributed components'
Bryce Dorin and Patrick Parkinson and Patricia Scully (2018) 'Three-dimensional direct laser written graphitic electrical contacts to randomly distributed components'. Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing, 124 (4) [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'Analysis of Spatio-temporal Representations for Robust Footstep Recognition with Deep Residual Neural Networks'
Costilla Reyes, Omar and Patricia Scully and Krikor Ozanyan (2018) 'Analysis of Spatio-temporal Representations for Robust Footstep Recognition with Deep Residual Neural Networks'. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, :1-12 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Direct laser write process for 3D conductive carbon circuits in polyimide'
Bryce Dorin and Patrick Parkinson and Patricia Scully (2017) 'Direct laser write process for 3D conductive carbon circuits in polyimide'. Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 5 :4923-4930 [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Deep Neural Networks for Learning Spatio-Temporal Features from Tomography Sensors'
Costilla Reyes, Omar and Patricia Scully and Krikor Ozanyan (2017) 'Deep Neural Networks for Learning Spatio-Temporal Features from Tomography Sensors'. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 65 (1):645-653 [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Temporal Pattern Recognition in Gait Activities Recorded with a Footprint Imaging Sensor System'
Costilla Reyes, Omar and Patricia Scully and Krikor Ozanyan (2016) 'Temporal Pattern Recognition in Gait Activities Recorded with a Footprint Imaging Sensor System'. IEEE Sensors Journal, 16 (24):8815-8822 [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Automated analysis of single cells using Laser Tweezers Raman Spectroscopy'
Stephen Casabella and P Scully and Nicholas Goddard and Peter Gardner (2016) 'Automated analysis of single cells using Laser Tweezers Raman Spectroscopy'. Analyst, 141 (2):689-696 [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Characterization of a silica-PVA hybrid for high density and stable silver dissolution'
Bryce Dorin and Guangyu Zhu and Patrick Parkinson and Walter Perrie and Mohammed Benyezzar and Patricia Scully (2016) 'Characterization of a silica-PVA hybrid for high density and stable silver dissolution'. Materials Chemistry and Physics, 177 :19-24 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Optical components deep inside transparent plastics'
Patricia Scully and Walter Perrie (2015) 'Optical components deep inside transparent plastics'. SPIE Newroom, [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Intelligent Carpet System, Based on Photonic Guided-Path Tomography, for Gait and Balance Monitoring in Home Environments'
Cantoral Ceballos, Jose A and Nurgiyatna Nurgiyatna and Paul Wright and John Vaughan and Brown Wilson, Christine and Patricia Scully and Ozanyan, Krikor B. (2015) 'Intelligent Carpet System, Based on Photonic Guided-Path Tomography, for Gait and Balance Monitoring in Home Environments'. IEEE Sensors Journal, 15 (1):279-289 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Highspeed Laser Micro Processing using Ultrashort Laser Pulses'
Joerg Schille and Lutz Schneider and Mathias Mueller and Udo Loeschner and Nicholas Goddard and Patricia Scully and Horst Exner (2014) 'Highspeed Laser Micro Processing using Ultrashort Laser Pulses'. Journal of Laser Micro Nanoengineering, 9 (2):161-168 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Developing a sensing solution to reduce the risk of falls for older people: an interdisciplinary approach'
Brown Wilson, Christine and Cantoral Ceballos, Jose and Paul Wright and John Vaughan and Christopher Todd and Patricia Scully and Krikor Ozanyan (2014) 'Developing a sensing solution to reduce the risk of falls for older people: an interdisciplinary approach'. Gerontechnology, 13 (2) [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'Developing a Sensor Mat to reduce Falls- Involving older people with dementia, families and staff'
C. Brown-Wilson and Patricia Scully and K Ozanyan and N Nurgiyatna and J. Cantoral-Ceballos and P. Wright and J Vaughan and C. Todd (2013) 'Developing a Sensor Mat to reduce Falls- Involving older people with dementia, families and staff'. Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 17 (1) [Details]
(2013) 'NUV femtosecond laser inscription of volume Bragg gratings in poly(methyl)methacrylate with linear and circular polarizations'
L Ye and Walter Perrie and Olivier Allegre and Y Jin and Z. Kuang and Patricia Scully and E Fearon and D Eckford and Edwardson, S P and Geoff Dearden (2013) 'NUV femtosecond laser inscription of volume Bragg gratings in poly(methyl)methacrylate with linear and circular polarizations'. Laser Physics, 23 (12) [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Multi-beam second-harmonic generation in beta barium borate with a spatial light modulator and application to internal structuring in poly(methyl methacrylate)'
D. Liu and W. Perrie and Z. Kuang and Scully, P. J. and A. Baum and S. Liang and Edwardson, S. P. and E. Fearon and G. Dearden and Watkins, K. G. (2012) 'Multi-beam second-harmonic generation in beta barium borate with a spatial light modulator and application to internal structuring in poly(methyl methacrylate)'. Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, 107 (3):795-801 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Multiple beam internal structuring of poly(methyl methacrylate)'
Dun Liu and Walter Perrie and Zheng Kuang and Scully, P. J. and A. Baum and S. Liang and A. Taranu and Edwardson, S. P. and E. Fearon and G. Dearden and Watkins, K. G. (2012) 'Multiple beam internal structuring of poly(methyl methacrylate)'. Journal of Laser Micro Nanoengineering, 7 (2):208-211 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Optical characterization of PMMA phase gratings written by a 387 nm femtosecond laser'
A. Baum and De Nicola, S. and S. Abdalah and K. Al-Naimee and A. Geltrude and M. Locatelli and R. Meucci and W. Perrie and Scully, P. J. and A. Taranu and Arecchi, F. T. (2011) 'Optical characterization of PMMA phase gratings written by a 387 nm femtosecond laser'. Optics Communications, 284 (12):2771-2774 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'Writing parameters for 3D refractive index structures in polymethyl methacrylate using femtosecond radiation at 400 nm'
Shijie Liang and Scully, Patricia J. and Joerg Schille and John Vaughan and Mohammed Benyezzar and Dun Liu and Walter Perrie (2010) 'Writing parameters for 3D refractive index structures in polymethyl methacrylate using femtosecond radiation at 400 nm'. Journal of Laser Micro Nanoengineering, 5 (1):68-73 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'New tensiographic approach to surface studies of protein kinetics showing possible structural rearrangement of protein layers on polymer substrates'
McMillan, N. D. and G. Dunne and Smith, S. R P and B. O'Rourke and D. Morrin and L. McDonnell and M. O'Neill and S. Riedel and J. Kr\ (2010) 'New tensiographic approach to surface studies of protein kinetics showing possible structural rearrangement of protein layers on polymer substrates'. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 365 (1-3):112-121 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'Mechanisms of femtosecond laser-induced refractive index modification of poly(methyl methacrylate)'
Alexandra Baum and Scully, Patricia J. and Walter Perrie and Dun Liu and Valerio Lucarini (2010) 'Mechanisms of femtosecond laser-induced refractive index modification of poly(methyl methacrylate)'. Optical Society of America. Journal B: Optical Physics, 27 (1):107-111 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'High-speed uniform parallel 3D refractive index micro-structuring of poly(methyl methacrylate) for volume phase gratings'
D. Liu and Z. Kuang and W. Perrie and Scully, P. J. and A. Baum and Edwardson, S. P. and E. Fearon and G. Dearden and Watkins, K. G. (2010) 'High-speed uniform parallel 3D refractive index micro-structuring of poly(methyl methacrylate) for volume phase gratings'. Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, 101 (4):817-823 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Photonic guided-path tomography sensor for deformation in a non-planar surface'
Ozanyan, K. B. and N. Nurgiyatna and Constantino, E. P A and J. Vaughan and P. Scully (2009) 'Photonic guided-path tomography sensor for deformation in a non-planar surface'. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 178 [DOI] [Details]
(2008) 'Hybrid coatings as transducers in optical biosensors'
K. Rose and S. Dzyadevych and R. Fern\'andez-Lafuente and N. Jaffrezic and G. Kuncov\'a and V. Matějec and P. Scully (2008) 'Hybrid coatings as transducers in optical biosensors'. Journal of Coatings Technology Research, 5 (4):491-496 [DOI] [Details]
(2008) 'New tensiographic studies on protein cleaning of polymer surfaces'
M. O'Neill and McMillan, N. D. and G. Dunne and Mitchell, C. I. and B. O'Rourke and D. Morrin and F. Brennan and R. Miller and L. McDonnell and P. Scully (2008) 'New tensiographic studies on protein cleaning of polymer surfaces'. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 323 (1-3):109-115 [DOI] [Details]
(2008) 'Pulse-duration dependency of femtosecond laser refractive index modification in poly(methyl methacrylate)'
Alexandra Baum and Scully, Patricia J. and Walter Perrie and David Jones and Riju Issac and Jaroszynski, Dino A. (2008) 'Pulse-duration dependency of femtosecond laser refractive index modification in poly(methyl methacrylate)'. Optics Letters, 33 (7):651-653 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Optical fibre biosensors using enzymatic transducers to monitor glucose'
Scully, P. J. and L. Betancor and J. Bolyo and S. Dzyadevych and Guisan, J. M. and R. Fern\'andez-Lafuente and N. Jaffrezic-Renault and G. Kuncov\'a and V. Matějec and B. O'Kennedy and O. Podrazky and K. Rose and L. Sasek and Young, J. S. (2007) 'Optical fibre biosensors using enzymatic transducers to monitor glucose'. Measurement Science and Technology, 18 (10):3177-3186 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Sensing applications for POF and hybrid fibres using a photon counting OTDR'
C. Saunders and Scully, P. J. (2007) 'Sensing applications for POF and hybrid fibres using a photon counting OTDR'. Measurement Science and Technology, 18 (3):615-622 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Photochemistry of refractive index structures in poly(methyl methacrylate) by femtosecond laser irradiation'
Alexandra Baum and Scully, Patricia J. and Maria Basanta and Paul Thomas, C. L. and Fielden, Peter R. and Goddard, Nicholas J. and Walter Perrie and Chalker, Paul R. (2007) 'Photochemistry of refractive index structures in poly(methyl methacrylate) by femtosecond laser irradiation'. Optics Letters, 32 (2):190-192 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Polymer optical fibre sensor to monitor skin moisture'
John Vaughan and Christopher Woodyatt and Scully, Patricia J. (2007) 'Polymer optical fibre sensor to monitor skin moisture'. SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering. Proceedings, 6619 [DOI] [Details]
(2006) 'A novel luminescent lifetime-based optrode for the detection of gaseous and dissolved oxygen utilising a mixed ormosil matrix containing ruthenium (4,7-diphenyl-1,10-phenanthroline)3Cl2 (Ru.dpp)'
P. Roche and R. Al-Jowder and R. Narayanaswamy and J. Young and P. Scully (2006) 'A novel luminescent lifetime-based optrode for the detection of gaseous and dissolved oxygen utilising a mixed ormosil matrix containing ruthenium (4,7-diphenyl-1,10-phenanthroline)3Cl2 (Ru.dpp)'. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 386 (5):1245-1257 [DOI] [Details]
(2003) 'Plastic optical fibre sensors for environmental monitoring: Biofouling and strain applications'
Wong, Y. M. and Scully, P. J. and Bartlett, R. J. and Kuang, K. S C and Cantwell, W. J. (2003) 'Plastic optical fibre sensors for environmental monitoring: Biofouling and strain applications'. Strain, 39 (3):115-119 [DOI] [Details]
(2002) 'An evaluation of a novel plastic optical fibre sensor for axial strain and bend measurements'
Kuang, K. S C and Cantwell, W. J. and Scully, P. J. (2002) 'An evaluation of a novel plastic optical fibre sensor for axial strain and bend measurements'. Measurement Science and Technology, 13 (10):1523-1534 [DOI] [Details]
(2001) 'Sensing the fabric: To simulate sensation through sensory evaluation and in response to standard acceptable properties of specific materials when viewed as a digital image'
P Dillon and W. Moody and R. Bartlett and P. Scully and R. Morgan and C. James (2001) 'Sensing the fabric: To simulate sensation through sensory evaluation and in response to standard acceptable properties of specific materials when viewed as a digital image'. Haptic Human-Computer Interaction, Proceedings. J. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 2058/-1 [DOI] [Details]
(2000) 'An optical fibre sensor for particle concentration measurement in water systems based on inter-fibre light coupling between polymer optical fibres'
Zhang, F. H. and E. Lewis and Scully, P. J. (2000) 'An optical fibre sensor for particle concentration measurement in water systems based on inter-fibre light coupling between polymer optical fibres'. Transactions of the Institute of Measurement and Control, 22 (5):413-430 [DOI] [Details]
(2000) 'Optical fiber sensor for biofilm measurement using intensity modulation and image analysis'
R. Philip-Chandy and Scully, Patricia J. and Piers Eldridge and Kadim, H. J. and Grapin, M. G\'erard and Jonca, M. Guy and D'Ambrosio, M. G\'erard and Francois Colin (2000) 'Optical fiber sensor for biofilm measurement using intensity modulation and image analysis'. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 6 (5):764-772 [DOI] [Details]
(2000) 'Novel technique for on-line measurement of scaling using a multimode optical fibre sensor for industrial applications'
R. Philip-Chandy and Scully, P. J. and D. Thomas (2000) 'Novel technique for on-line measurement of scaling using a multimode optical fibre sensor for industrial applications'. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical: international journal devoted to research and development of physical and chemical transducers, 71 (1-2):19-23 [DOI] [Details]
(2000) 'Plastic optical fibre sensors and devices'
Bartlett, Rebecca J. and Rekha Philip-Chandy and Piers Eldridge and Merchant, David F. and Roger Morgan and Scully, Patricia J. (2000) 'Plastic optical fibre sensors and devices'. Transactions of the Institute of Measurement and Control, 22 (5):431-457 [DOI] [Details]
(1999) 'Chemical tapering of polymer optical fibre'
Merchant, D. F. and Scully, P. J. and Schmitt, N. F. (1999) 'Chemical tapering of polymer optical fibre'. Sensors and Actuators A: Physical: an international journal devoted to research and development of physical and chemical transducers, 76 (1-3):365-371 [DOI] [Details]
(1998) 'Optical fibre fluorescence and toxicity sensor'
D. Merchant and P.J. Scully and R. Edwards and J. Grabowski (1998) 'Optical fibre fluorescence and toxicity sensor'. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical: international journal devoted to research and development of physical and chemical transducers, Volume 48, Issues 1-3 :476-484 [DOI] [Details]
(1997) 'A new degree course at Liverpool John Moores University: BSc(Hons) Optical Science and Technology'
Scully, Patricia J and Wood, Michael J (1997) 'A new degree course at Liverpool John Moores University: BSc(Hons) Optical Science and Technology'. Physics Education, 32 [DOI] [Details]
(1995) 'Novel technique for optical fiber pH sensing based on methylene blue adsorption'
Deboux, Bruno J C and Elfed Lewis and Scully, Patricia J. and Robert Edwards (1995) 'Novel technique for optical fiber pH sensing based on methylene blue adsorption'. Journal of Lightwave Technology, 13 (7):1407-1414 [DOI] [Details]
(1993) 'Optical fibre-based goniometer for sensing patient position and movement within a magnetic resonance scanner using chromatic modulation'
Scully, P. J. and R. Holmes and Jones, G. R. (1993) 'Optical fibre-based goniometer for sensing patient position and movement within a magnetic resonance scanner using chromatic modulation'. Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology, 17 (1):1-8 [DOI] [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2001) 'Optical Sensors and Biosensors for Environmental Monitoring'
P.J. Scully and D.F Merchant and F.M. Butterworth and A. Gunatilaka and Bonaparte, M.E. Gonsebatt (2001) 'Optical Sensors and Biosensors for Environmental Monitoring' In: Biomonitors and Biomarkers as Indicators of Environmental Change Volume 2. Plenum Publishing Corporation. [Details]
(2000) 'Drag Force Flowmeters Section 9.11'
R. Philip-Chandy and R. Morgan and P.J Scully (2000) 'Drag Force Flowmeters Section 9.11' In: Mechanical Variables Measurement: Solid, Fluid, and Thermal. CRC Press, Inc. [Details]
(1998) 'Optical Techniques for Water Monitoring'
Scully, Patricia J. and F. Colin and P. Quevauviller  (1998) 'Optical Techniques for Water Monitoring' In: Monitoring of Water Quality : The Contribution of Advanced Technologies. Elsevier Inc. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2017) SENSORS, 2017 IEEE
Costilla Reyes, Omar and Patricia Scully and Krikor Ozanyan (2017) Age-sensitive differences in single and dual walking tasks from footprint floor sensor data SENSORS, 2017 IEEE United States, , pp.1-3 [Details]
(2017) IEEE Sensors 2017
Makhsin, Siti Rabizah and Peter Gardner and Nicholas Goddard and Patricia Scully (2017) Surface modification of titanium-coated glass substrate embedded acrylate-based hydrogel film for optical metal clad leaky waveguide (MCLW) biosensors IEEE Sensors 2017 United States, [Details]
(2017) SENSORS, 2017 IEEE
Tahmina Zebin and Patricia Scully and Krikor Ozanyan (2017) Evaluation of supervised classification algorithms for human activity recognition with inertial sensors SENSORS, 2017 IEEE United States, , pp.1-3 [Details]
(2017) Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2016
Tahmina Zebin and Patricia Scully and Krikor Ozanyan (2017) Human activity recognition with inertial sensors using a deep learning approach Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2016 United States, , pp.1-3 [Details]
(2017) Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2016
Costilla Reyes, Omar and Patricia Scully and Krikor Ozanyan (2017) Spatial footstep recognition by convolutional neural networks for biometric applications Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2016 United States, , pp.1-3 [Details]
(2016) EHealth 360° : International Summit on eHealth, Budapest, Hungary, June 14-16, 2016, revised selected papers
Tahmina Zebin and Patricia Scully and Krikor Ozanyan (2016) Inertial Sensor Based Modelling of Human Activity Classes: Feature Extraction and Multi-sensor Data Fusion using Machine Learning Algorithms . In: Kostas Giokas and Laszlo Bokor and Frank Hopfartner eds. EHealth 360° : International Summit on eHealth, Budapest, Hungary, June 14-16, 2016, revised selected papers Germany, , pp.306-314 [Details]
(2016) Proceedings of 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres
Patricia Scully and Ralph Stevenson-Jones and Marie Emerson (2016) Polymer Optical Fibre Refractive Index Probe for on-line measurement of Alcohol Composition for Distillation Column: P.J.Scully, A.Fong, K.Chandran, S. Whyte, X. Chai, M. Emerson, R.Stephenson Jones, A. Ahluwalia, M.Spooner, Z Gu, O Qureshi, M.Astaire Proceedings of 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres United Kingdom, [Details]
(2016) The 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - Proceedings
David Webb and Patricia Scully and Kate Sugden (2016) POF 2016: 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - Proceedings The 25th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres - Proceedings [Details]
(2015) host publication
Benjamin Knight-Gregson and Stephen Mosey and Miles Weston and Patricia Scully and Anthony Peyton and Claire Davis (2015) Advanced Photoacoustic Imaging Using Full Matrix Capture Data Acquisition host publication [Details]
(2015) Proceedings of 24th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres
Patricia Scully and J Cantoral-Caballos and J Vaughan and P Wright and T. Zebin and Frank Podd and Costilla Reyes, Omar and C. Brown-Wilson and C Todd and Emma Stanmore and Krikor Ozanyan (2015) iMagiMat Smart Carpet: POF Layer to Detect Gait and Mobility Proceedings of 24th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibres [Details]
(2015) Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2015
O. Costilla-Reyes and Patricia Scully and K.B. Ozanyan (2015) Temporal Pattern Recognition for Gait Analysis Applications Using an “Intelligent Carpet” System Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2015 United States, [Details]
(2015) Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2015
T. Zebin and K.B. Ozanyan and Scully, Patricia J (2015) Inertial Sensing for Gait Analysis and the Scope for Sensor Fusion Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2015 United States, [Details]
(2015) Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2015
J.A. Cantoral-Ceballos and P. Wright and J. Vaughan and Patricia Scully and K.B. Ozanyan (2015) Real-Time Reconstruction of Footprint Positions Using an “Intelligent Carpet” Imaging Sensor Proceedings of IEEE SENSORS 2015 United States, [Details]
(2012) host publication
Fiadzomor Ph and [Unknown] Hamza and Scully, Patricia J and M. Benyezzar and C. Qiao and J. Vaughan and B. Grieve and K.B. Ozanyan and D. Pearson (2012) Distributed Sensing using Optical Fibres for Moisture and pH in Soils for e-Agriculture Applications host publication [Details]
(2012) Proceeding of Photon12
P Fiadzomor and B Hamza and Patricia Scully and M Benyezzar and C Qiao and J Vaughan and B Grieve and K Ozanyan and D Pearson (2012) POF based moisture and pH sensor in soils for e-Agriculture applications Proceeding of Photon12 United Kingdom, [Details]
(2011) POF 2011: 20th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers - Conference Proceeding|POF: Int. Conf. Plast. Opt. Fibers - Conf. Proc
Bo Pang and Anca Taranu and Shijie Liang and Stephen Casabella and Phyllis Fiadzomor and Patricia Scully (2011) Stability of long period gratings in polymer optical fibre POF 2011: 20th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers - Conference Proceeding|POF: Int. Conf. Plast. Opt. Fibers - Conf. Proc , pp.167-172 [Details]
(2011) IEEE AFRICON Conference|IEEE AFRICON Conf
Cantoral Ceballos, Jose and Nurgiyatna Nurgiyatna and Patricia Scully and Ozanyan, Krikor B. (2011) Smart carpet for imaging of objects' footprint by photonic guided-path tomography IEEE AFRICON Conference|IEEE AFRICON Conf United States, [Details]
(2011) POF 2011: 20th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers - Conference Proceeding|POF: Int. Conf. Plast. Opt. Fibers - Conf. Proc
C. Qiao and P. Fiadzomor and B. Hamza and P. Scully and M. Benyezzar and B. Grieve and K. Ozanyan and D. Pearson (2011) Distributed polymer optical fibre sensing of moisture and pH in soils: Feasibility for e-agriculture POF 2011: 20th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers - Conference Proceeding|POF: Int. Conf. Plast. Opt. Fibers - Conf. Proc , pp.557-562 [Details]
(2011) Proc. 20th Int.Conf. on Polymer Optical Fibers (POF2011), Bilbao (Spain), 2011
B Hamza and P. Fiadzomor and Patricia Scully and Med, BenYezzar M. and B. Grieve and K.B. Ozanyan (2011) Distributed Optical Fibre Sensing of Moisture and pH in Soils for e-Agriculture Applications Proc. 20th Int.Conf. on Polymer Optical Fibers (POF2011), Bilbao (Spain), 2011 [Details]
(2011) POF 2011: 20th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers - Conference Proceeding|POF: Int. Conf. Plast. Opt. Fibers - Conf. Proc
N. Nurgiyatna and C. Brown-Wilson and P. Fiadzomor and P. Scully and Ozanyan, K. B. (2011) Characterisation of grooved plastic optical fibre sensor mat for deformation imaging: Medical applications POF 2011: 20th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers - Conference Proceeding|POF: Int. Conf. Plast. Opt. Fibers - Conf. Proc , pp.403-408 [Details]
(2011) host publication
J. Schille1 and L. Schneider and U. Loeschner and R. Ebert and P. Scully and N. Goddard and B. Steiger and H. Exner (2011) Micro processing of metals using a high repetition rate femto second laser: from laser process parameter study to machining examples host publication [Details]
(2011) International Polymer Optical Fiber Conference
M.A. Nabeerasool and P. Fiadzomor and J. Vaughan and R. Maier and P.J. Scully (2011) Optimisation of Palladium Coated Polymer Optical Fibre Sensor for detecting 15ppm hydrogen concentration International Polymer Optical Fiber Conference [Details]
(2010) POF2011 20th International Polymer Optical Fiber Conference
C Qiao and P Fiadzomor and B Hamza and Patricia Scully and M Benyezzar and Grieve, B D and K Ozanyan and D Pearson (2010) Distributed Polymer Optical Fibre Sensing of Moisture and pH in soils: Feasibilty for e-Agriculture POF2011 20th International Polymer Optical Fiber Conference [Details]
(2010) Proc. 19th Int.Conf.Plastic Optical Fibres (POF 2010), Yokohama (Japan) 2010
Patricia Scully and J Vaughan and K.B. Ozanyan and W. Perrie (2010) Polymer Optical Fibre Sensing:Technology & Applications Proc. 19th Int.Conf.Plastic Optical Fibres (POF 2010), Yokohama (Japan) 2010 [Details]
(2010) host publication
A. Taranu and P.J. Scully and Naimee, K. Al and J. Vaughan and A. Baum (2010) Raman Mapping of Femtosecond Laser Written Photonic Structures in Polymethylmethacrylate host publication [Details]
(2010) Proceeding of POF10 19th International Polymer Optical Fiber Conference
Patricia Scully and John Vaughan and Krikor Ozanyan and Walter Perrie (2010) Polymer Optical Fibre Sensing and Technology: Applications Proceeding of POF10 19th International Polymer Optical Fiber Conference [Details]
(2010) host publication
M.A. Nabeerasool and P.J. Scully and J. Vaughan and R. Maier (2010) Palladium Coated Polymer Optical Fibre Hydrogen Sensor for Humid Environments host publication [Details]
(2010) Proc. 6th World Congress in Industrial Process Tomography, Beijing (China) 2010
N. Nurgiyatna and Patricia Scully and K.B. Ozanyan (2010) Grooved Sensors for Photonic Guided Path Tomography Proc. 6th World Congress in Industrial Process Tomography, Beijing (China) 2010 [Details]
(2010) Photon10. Optics and Photonics Conference, Southampton
Scully, Patricia J. and Nebeerasool, Mohammed Akmez and John Vaughan and Robert Maier (2010) Optical Sensing for Hydrogen in humid environments Photon10. Optics and Photonics Conference, Southampton United Kingdom, [Details]
(2010) Photon10. Optics and Photonics conference
Scully, Patricia J. and Shijie Liang and Joerg Schille and John Vaughan and Mohammed Benyezzar and Dun Liu and Walter Perrie (2010) Writing 3D photonic structures in polymethyl methacrylate films and optical fibres using 400 nm Femtosecond laser Photon10. Optics and Photonics conference United Kingdom, [Details]
(2010) Proceedings of POF10 19th International Polymer Optical Fiber Conference
Liang, S. J. and Scully, P. J. and J. Schille and J. Vaughan and M. Benyezzar and D. Liu and W. Perrie (2010) Femtosecond Laser Induced Long Period Gratings in Polymer Optical Fibre Proceedings of POF10 19th International Polymer Optical Fiber Conference [Details]
(2010) Proceedings of IEEE Sensors|Proc. IEEE Sens
N. Nurgiyatna and P. Scully and Ozanyan, K. B. (2010) Grooved fiber sensors for deformation imaging Proceedings of IEEE Sensors|Proc. IEEE Sens , pp.1675-1680 [Details]
(2010) Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering|Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng
Joerg Schille and Robby Ebert and Udo Loeschner and Patricia Scully and Nicholas Goddard and Horst Exner (2010) High repetition rate femtosecond laser processing of metals Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering|Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng United States, [Details]
(2010) Photon10. Optics and Photonics Conference, Southampton
Dun Liu and Walter Perrie and Zheng Kuang and Patricia Scully and Shijie Liang and Alexandra Baum and Anca Taranu and Stuart Edwardson and Eamonn Fearon and Geoff Dearden and Ken Watkins (2010) Multiple beam refractive index modification of PMMA Photon10. Optics and Photonics Conference, Southampton United Kingdom, [Details]
(2009) Proceedings of the Fifth International WLT-Conference on Lasers in Manufacturing
Joerg Schille and Robby Ebert and Udo Loeschner and Lutz Schneider and Nico Walther and Patricia Scully and Nicholas Goddard and Horst Exner (2009) 3D micro machining with a high repetition rate ultra short fibre laser Proceedings of the Fifth International WLT-Conference on Lasers in Manufacturing [Details]
(2009) Proceedings: LAMP2009 - the 5th International Congress on Laser Advanced Materials Processing
J. Schille and R. Ebert and U. Loeschner and P. Regenfuss and L. Schneider and N. Walther and P. Scully and N. Goddard and H. Exner (2009) An ultrafast femtosecond fibre laser as a new tool in Rapid Microtooling Proceedings: LAMP2009 - the 5th International Congress on Laser Advanced Materials Processing [Details]
(2009) 5th International Congress on Laser Advanced Materials Processing (LAMP 2009)
S. Liang and J. Schille and Scully, P. J. and J. Vaughan and W. Perrie (2009) Feasibility of 3D refractive index structures written by femtosecond laser in polymethyl methacrylate 5th International Congress on Laser Advanced Materials Processing (LAMP 2009) [Details]
(2009) Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering|Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng
Liang, S. J. and Scully, P. J. and J. Schille and J. Vaughan and W. Perrie (2009) Femtosecond laser induced refractive index structures in polymer optical fibre (POF) for sensing Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering|Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng United States, [Details]
(2009) Journal of Physics: Conference Series|J. Phys. Conf. Ser
Ozanyan, K. B. and N. Nurgiyatna and Constantino, E. P A and J. Vaughan and P. Scully (2009) Photonic guided-path tomography sensor for deformation in a non-planar surface Journal of Physics: Conference Series|J. Phys. Conf. Ser [Details]
(2008) Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference
J Vaughan and Scully, P J (2008) Optical sensing for perspiration Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference United Kingdom, [Details]
(2008) Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference
J Vaughan and Scully, P J (2008) Optical sensing for hydrogen fuel cells for stationary applications Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference United Kingdom, [Details]
(2008) Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference
A Baum and Scully, P J and W Perrie and D Jones and R. Issac and D.A. Jaroszynski (2008) The effect of pulse duration on writing photonic structures in poly(methyl methacrylate) using femtosecond lasers Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference United Kingdom, [Details]
(2008) Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference
R Sun and S Liang and Scully, P J and T Li and A. Baum and S.O. Oyadiji (2008) Evaluation of femtosecond laser written diffraction grating structure in polymethyl methacrylate for strain measurement Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference United Kingdom, [Details]
(2008) Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference
Scully, P J and N Nurgiyatna and E Constantino and J Vaughan and Krikor Ozanyan (2008) Photonic Guided-Path Tomography for Imaging 2-D Distribution of Measurands using Sensitised Polymer Optical Fibre Sensors Photon 08: Optics & Photonics Conference United Kingdom, [Details]
(2007) Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers
J. Vaughan and C. Woodyatt and Scully, P. J. and K. Persaud (2007) Polymer optical fibre sensor to monitor skin moisture and perspiration Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers [Details]
(2007) Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers
A. Baum and P.J. Scully (2007) Photomodification of polymethylmethacrylate for structuring polymer optical fibre Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Plastic Optical Fibers [Details]
(2007) host publication
H. Poisel and D. Kalymnios and K. Krebber and P. Scully and M. Werneck and J. Zubia (2007) POF Sensors - applications in every day life host publication [Details]
(2007) Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering|Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng
John Vaughan and Christopher Woodyatt and Scully, Patricia J. (2007) Polymer optical fibre sensor to monitor skin moisture Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering|Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng United States, [Details]
(2007) Proceedings of LPM2007-the 8th International Symposium on Laser Precision Microfabrication
A Baum and Patricia Scully and D. Jones and D.A. Jaroszynski and W Perrie and M Sharp and KG Watkins (2007) NUV and NIR Femtosecond laser modification of PMMA for low cost optical components Proceedings of LPM2007-the 8th International Symposium on Laser Precision Microfabrication [Details]
(2007) CLEO/Europe and IQEC 2007 Conference Digest
Patricia Scully (2007) SweatPOD: Polymer optical coatings for moisture monitoring CLEO/Europe and IQEC 2007 Conference Digest [Details]
(2006) host publication
A. Baum and P.J. Scully and W. Perrie (2006) Femtosecond laser modification of polymethyl methacrylate at 387 nm host publication [Details]
(2006) Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors
Patricia Scully and J.S. Young and O. Podrazky and G. Kuncova and Juraj Bolyo and V Matejec and K. Rose and L. Sasek and N. Jaffrezic-Renault and S.V. Dzyadevych and R Fern\'andez-Lafuente and L. Betancor and Oliver Kennedy (2006) Enzyme immobilised coatings for optical fibre sensing of glucose Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors United States, [Details]
(2006) 15th International Conference on Plastic Optics Fiber
Patricia Scully (2006) Photonic Structures in POF and PMMA using Femtosecond Laser Irradiation 15th International Conference on Plastic Optics Fiber [Details]
(2006) CLEO and IQEC 2006 Conference Digest
A. Baum and P.J. Scully and C.L.P. Thomas and P.R. Fielden and N.J. Goddard (2006) Femtosecond laser modification of polymethyl methacrylate: photochemistry CLEO and IQEC 2006 Conference Digest [Details]
(2006) Optics InfoBase Conference Papers|Opt.InfoBase Conf. Papers
A. Baum and W. Perrie and Scully, P. J. and M. Basanta and Thomas, C. L P and Goddard, N. J. and Fielden, P. R. and Chalker, P. R. (2006) Refractive index structures in poly(methyl methacrylate) and polymer optical fibre by femtosecond laser irradiation Optics InfoBase Conference Papers|Opt.InfoBase Conf. Papers United States, [Details]
(2006) Optics InfoBase Conference Papers|Opt.InfoBase Conf. Papers
Samuel Joshua and Keung, Yee Man and Scully, Patricia J. and Ozanyan, Krikor B. (2006) Photonic guided-path tomography for imaging pressure distribution using polymer optical fibre strain sensors Optics InfoBase Conference Papers|Opt.InfoBase Conf. Papers United States, [Details]
(2006) host publication
A. Baum and W. Perrie and P.J. Scully and N.J. Goddard and P.R. Fielden and P.R. Chalker (2006) Gratings in polymethylmethacrylate and polymer optical fibre using femtosecond laser irradiation host publication [Details]
(2006) Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006
P.J. Scully and P.W. French and R. Goff and M. Naeem and M. Sharp and K.G. Watkins (2006) Influence of pulse shaping and other important factors on drilling efficiency Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006 United Kingdom, [Details]
(2006) Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006
J Vaughan and Scully, P J (2006) Polymer based substrates for Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006 United Kingdom, [Details]
(2006) Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006
A Baum and W Perrie and Scully, P J and Fielden, P R and Goddard, N J and Thomas, C L P and M Basanta (2006) Femtosecond laser modification of poly methyl methacrylate: parametric study and optical components Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006 United Kingdom, [Details]
(2006) Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006
K Rose and R Fern\'andez-Lafuente and S Dzyadevych and N Jaffrezic and G Kuncov\'a and V Matějec and P Scully (2006) Hybrid coatings as transducers in optical biosensors for oxygen and glucose monitoring Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006 United Kingdom, [Details]
(2006) Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006
V Matejec and J Mrazek and S.V. Dzyadevych and O. Podrazky and K. Rose and G. Kuncova and L. Sasek and N. Jaffrezic-Renault and P.J. Scully and J. Young (2006) Optical fibre biosensor for oxygen and glucose monitoring based on Ruthenium/ORMOCER/Enzyme layers Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006 United Kingdom, [Details]
(2006) host publication
Patricia Scully and Young, J. S. and O. Podrazky and G. Kuncova and J. Bolyo and V Matejec and K. Rose and L. Sasek and N. Jaffrezic-Renault and S.V. Dzyadevych and Fernandez, T. R. and L. Betancor and B. O'Kennedy (2006) POF based Enzymatic Sensors for Glucose host publication [Details]
(2006) Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006
Scully, P. J. and J. Vaughan (2006) Polymer optical fibres (POF) as sweat sensors Photon 06: Optics and Photonics 2006 United Kingdom, [Details]
(2006) Eighth European Conference on Optical Chemical and Biochemical Sensors, Europtrode
P. Roche and R. Al-Jowder and Ramaier Narayanaswamy and J. Young and Patricia Scully and Sakakini, B. H. (2006) A novel fluorescent lifetime based Optrode for the detection of gaseous and dissolved oxygen utilizing a mixed ormosil matrix containing Ruthenium (4,7-diphenyl-1,10-phenanthroline)3 Cl2 (Ru.dpp) Eighth European Conference on Optical Chemical and Biochemical Sensors, Europtrode [Details]
(2005) host publication
Scully, P J and C Saunders and Brown, B J Treves (2005) Bias Control for Photon Counting Avalanche Photodiodes host publication United Kingdom, [Details]
(2005) Journal of Physics: Conference Series|J. Phys. Conf. Ser
C. Saunders and Scully, P. J. (2005) Distributed plastic optical fibre measurement of pH using a photon counting OTDR Journal of Physics: Conference Series|J. Phys. Conf. Ser United Kingdom, , pp.61-66 [Details]
(2005) Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering|Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng
Young, J. S. and Scully, P. J. and F. Kvasnik and K. Rose and G. Kuncova and O. Podrazky and V. Matejec and J. Mrazek (2005) Optical fibre biosensors for oxygen and glucose monitoring . In: M. Voet and R. Willsch and W. Ecke and J. Jones and B. Culshaw eds. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering|Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng United States, , pp.431-434 [Details]

ANET/COS

  Year Publication
(2014) “iMAGiMAT – “Magic Carpet” for Footprint Imaging”.
J. Cantoral-Ceballos and N. Nurguyatna and J. Vaughan and P. Wright and C. Brown-Wilson and Patricia Scully and C. Todd and K.B. Ozanyan (2014) “iMAGiMAT – “Magic Carpet” for Footprint Imaging”. ANET/COS [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2017 Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy Higher Education Academy, UK

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Institute of Teaching and learning Fellow /
Higher Education Academy (HEA) Fellow /
Institute of Physics Member, Committee member and Treasurer of Optical Group, Photon conference series organiser. /
Optical Society of America Member /
Institute of Chemical Engineering Associate Member /
SPIE Member /
IEEE Member /