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Book/CD-ROM publications

1

Buchanan WJ, "C for Electronic Engineering with Applied Software Engineering", Prentice-Hall International, April 1995, ISBN 0-13-342668-8.

2

Buchanan WJ, "Applied PC Interfacing, Interrupts and Graphics", Addison-Wesley, June 1996, ISBN 0-201-87728-7. [Review]

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Buchanan WJ, "Data Communications and Computer Networks", Chapman & Hall, ISBN 0-412-75430-4.

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Buchanan WJ, "Microelectronic Systems: Design, Modelling and Test", Arnold, Jan. 1997, ISBN 0-340-67771-6.

5

 

Buchanan WJ, "Mastering Global Information Systems", Macmillan, Sept. 1997, ISBN 0-333-68951-8. (and Chinese edition).

6

 

Buchanan WJ, "Mastering the Internet", Macmillan, Sept. 1997, ISBN 0-333-6926-6. (and Polish edition).

7

 

Buchanan WJ, "Advanced Data Communications and Networks", Chapman & Hall, Sept. 1997, ISBN 0-412-80630-4.

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Buchanan WJ, "Software Development for Engineers (C++/ Pascal/ Assembly/ Visual Basic/ HTML/ JavaScript and Java)", Arnold, October 1997, ISBN 0-340-70014-9.

9

 Buchanan WJ, "Advanced PC Interfacing, Communications and Windows Programming", Addison-Wesley, Apr. 1998, Nov. 1998. ISBN 0-201-87728-7. [Stop Press: Chinese and Japanese editions due soon, 2001].

10

Buchanan WJ, "Handbook of Data Communications and Networks", Kluwer, Jan. 1998, ISBN 0-412-84060-0.

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Buchanan WJ, "Mastering Pascal and Delphi", Macmillan, Apr. 1998. ISBN 0-333-73007-0. Top 100 Bestseller on Amazon.co.uk (January 2000). No.1 Pascal book in the UK. [Review]

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Buchanan WJ, "Mastering Java", Macmillan, Apr. 1998, ISBN 0-333-73008-9. [Review 1/ Review 2]

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Buchanan WJ, "Software Development", John Wiley & Sons. December 1997. ISBN 0-471-85266-2.

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Buchanan WJ, "CD-ROM Handbook of Data Communications & Networks", Kluwer, May 1998. ISBN- 0-412-84060.

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Buchanan WJ, "Mastering Windows NT, Novell NetWare and UNIX", Macmillan, Apr. 1999. ISBN 0-412-84060. Top 10 Novell NetWare book in the UK.

16

Buchanan WJ, "Mastering Networks", Macmillan, Apr. 1999. ISBN 0-333-748042. Top 100 Bestseller on Amazon.co.uk (Autumn 1999).

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Buchanan WJ, "Computer Busses", November 1999, Arnold, ISBN 0-340-74076. Parts used by Yale University for their Engineering & Applied Science Library display as part of a Tercentennial celebrations.

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Buchanan WJ and Hutchinson A (Elf), "Industrial Instrumentation and Control", To be published Autumn 1999, Arnold, ISBN 0-340-71922-2.

19

Buchanan WJ and Wilson A, "Advanced PC Architecture", Addison-Wesley Longman, Spring 2000, ISBN 0-201-39858-3.

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Buchanan WJ, "Wiedziec wieceg Internet", Oct 1999. (Polish edition). ISBN 83-206-1283-7.

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Buchanan WJ, "Mastering Computing", To be published Summer 2000, Macmillan.

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Buchanan WJ, "Mastering Delphi", To be published Summer 2000, Macmillan.

23

Buchanan WJ, "Distributed Systems and Networks", McGraw-Hill, To be published June 2000, ISBN 0-077-09583-9.

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Buchanan WJ and Morse L,  "Data Structures using Java", McGraw-Hill, To be published December 2000.

Papers published in Refereed Journals

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Lewis O, Mannion M and Buchanan WJ, "Performance Issues of Variability Design for Embedded System Product Lines", Fraunhofer IESE Technical Report 070.00/E (Accepted, and to be published).

2

 

Buchanan WJ and Wang H, "Speed Enhancements for the RSA Method", ACM Journal of Experimental Algorithmics. Submitted.

3

 

Buchanan WJ, "Agents Take The Load", Computer Bulletin (BCS), Vol. 2, Part 1, pp.20-22, Leading Edge Article, Vol. 2, No. 3, May 2000.

4

Buchanan WJ and Naylor M, "Mobile Agents in Network Management", Visual Systems Journal, January 2000.

5

 

Buchanan WJ, "Compression Techniques for Real-Time Signals", Computer Bulletin (BCS), Vol. 2, No. 1, pp.32, January 2000.

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Scott A and Buchanan WJ, "Investigation, Analysis and Determination of Inclusions in High-Tolerance Board Design", Journal of the Institute of Circuit Technology, Vol. 26, No. 2, January 2000, pp.7-9.

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Scott AV, Buchanan WJ, "Excluding inclusions PCB inspection", IEE Journal of Manufacturing Engineer, vol.78, no.4, Aug. 1999, pp.154-156. Publisher: IEE, UK.

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Buchanan WJ, Scott AV. Tadpole inclusions in laminate structures PCB AOI", Printed Circuit Fabrication, vol.22, no.11, Nov. 1999, pp.58-62. Publisher: Miller Freeman, USA.

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Buchanan WJ, Scott AV, "AOI false rejects PCB manufacture", Printed Circuit Fabrication, vol.22, no.10, Oct. 1999, pp.34-37. Publisher: Miller Freeman, USA.  

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Buchanan WJ, "Java Sockets and Integration with HTTP", Visual Systems Journal, April 1999.

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Buchanan WJ, Gupta NK, "A Novel Parallel Processing Synchronisation Method for Observing Electric Fields in and around PCBs", International Journal of Electronics, Jan. 1997, Vol. 82, No 1, pp.61-67, ISSN 0020-7217.

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Buchanan WJ, Gupta NK, "Prediction of electric fields in and around PCBs-3D finite-difference time-domain approach with parallel processing", Advances in Engineering Software, vol.23, no.2, 1995, pp.111-114. UK.

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Buchanan WJ, NK Gupta, "Prediction of electric fields from conductors on a PCB by 3D finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method", Engineering Science & Education Journal, vol.4, no.4, Aug. 1995, pp.177-182. UK. Nominated for Best Paper of the Year.

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Buchanan WJ, "An applied viewpoint on software engineering for electrical and electronic engineers", International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education, vol.32, no.3, July 1995, pp.223-234. UK.

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Buchanan WJ, NK Gupta, "Use of computers in the teaching of electronics: a survey", International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education, vol.31, no.2, April 1994, pp.128-137. UK.  

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Buchanan WJ, Gupta NK, "Parallel processing techniques in EMP propagation using 3D finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method", Advances in Engineering Software, vol.18, no.3, 1993, pp.149-159. UK. ONE OF THE FIRST (if not the first) PAPERS TO PROPOSE PARALLEL PROCESSING METHOD FOR FDTD.

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Buchanan WJ, NK Gupta, "Maxwell's Equations in the 21st Century", IJEEE, Vol. 30, No. 4, October 1993, pp.343-353.

Conference Papers

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Golam H, Buchanan W, Smith I, and Munoz J, Component-based Tools Platform for Network Testing, 9th IEEE Conference in ECBS (submitted), April 2002.

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Pikolous J, Buchanan W, and Mannion M, An Intelligent Agent Security Intrusion System, 9th IEEE Conference in ECBS (submitted), April 2002.

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Pikoulas J, Buchanan WJ, Mannion M, Triantafyllopoulos K. An agent-based Bayesian forecasting model for enhanced network security. [Conference Paper] Proceedings. Eighth Annual IEEE International Conference and Workshop On the Engineering of Computer Based Systems-ECBS 2001. IEEE Comput. Soc. 2001, pp.247-54. Los Alamitos, CA, USA.[Abstract][Full Details]

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Pikoulas J, Buchanan WJ and Triantafyllopoulos K, "An Intelligent Intrusion Detection Environment using Software Agents", Thirteenth International Conference "Software & Systems Engineering and their Applications, Paris, December 2000.

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Lewis O, Mannion M and Buchanan WJ, "Performance Issues of Variability Design for Embedded System Product Lines", 22nd International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), Limerick, June 2000.

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Chair of the IEEE Conference in Electronic Computer Based Systems, Napier University, April 2000. IEEE Proceedings ISBN 0-7695-0604-6. Sponsored by IEEE Computer Society.

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Buchanan WJ, Naylor M, Scott AV, "Enhancing network management using mobile agents", Proceedings Seventh IEEE International Conference and Workshop on the Engineering of Computer Based Systems (ECBS 2000). IEEE Comput. Soc. 2000, pp.218-226. (TOC).

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Scott AV, Buchanan WJ, "Truly distributed control systems using fieldbus technology", Proceedings Seventh IEEE International Conference and Workshop on the Engineering of Computer Based Systems (ECBS 2000). IEEE Comput. Soc. 2000, pp.165-173. (TOC).

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Pikoulas J, Mannion M, Buchanan WJ, "Software agents and computer network security", Proceedings Seventh IEEE International Conference and Workshop on the Engineering of Computer Based Systems (ECBS 2000). IEEE Comput. Soc. 2000, pp.211-217. (TOC).

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Pearson W and Buchanan WJ, "Intelligent Methods in Industrial Control", EPSRC PREP 99.

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Buchanan WJ and Cordiner S, "Turbocompressor Control using Fuzzy Logic", EPSRC Neural Networks Symposium, University of Edinburgh, Sep. 1996.

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Buchanan WJ, Gupta NK, "Machine independent algorithm for concurrent finite-element problems", Third International IEE Conference on Computation in Electromagnetics (Conf. Publ. No.420). IEE. 1996, pp.17-20. London, UK, 10-12 April 1996.

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Buchanan WJ, "Software Engineering for Electronic Engineers from an Applied Viewpoint", International Conference on Software Engineering in HE, University of Southampton, December 1994.

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Buchanan WJ, Gupta NK, Arnold JM, "Application of 3D finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method to predict radiation from a PCB with high-speed pulse propagation", Ninth International IEE Conference on Electromagnetic Compatibility (Conf. Publ. No.396). IEE. 1994, pp.287-91. London, 5-7 Sept. 1994. UK.

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Buchanan WJ, NK Gupta and JM Arnold, "3D FDTD Method in a Microstrip Antenna's Near-Field Simulation", Second International Conference on Computation in Electromagnetics, April 1994.

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Buchanan WJ, Gupta NK, "Simulation of electromagnetic pulse propagation in three-dimensional finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method using parallel processing techniques". Second International Conference on Software for Electrical Engineering Analysis and Design, Electrosoft/93. Comput. Mech. Publications. 1993, pp.11-19. Southampton, UK, 6-8 July 1993.

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Buchanan WK and Gupta, "Enhancements for the 3D FDTD Method, UKSI Antenna Symposium, Queen Mary’s and Westfield College, July 1993, FDTD (Antennas) Section, July 1993.

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Buchanan WJ, NK Gupta, "Simulation of near-field radiation for a Microstrip antenna using the 3D FDTD method", NRSC 93, University of Leeds, April 1993.

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Buchanan WJ, NK Gupta and JM Arnold, "Simulation of radiation from a microstrip antenna using three-dimensional finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method", Eighth International IEE Conference on Antennas and Propagation (Conf. Publ. No.370). IEE. 1993, pp.639-642 vol.2. London, UK, 30 March-2 April 1993. 

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Buchanan WJ, NK Gupta "Computers as Applied to Time-Domain Methods in Electrical Engineering", World Conference on Engineering Education, University of Portsmouth, UK. 20-25 September 1992.

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Buchanan WJ, NK Gupta "Parallel Processing of the Three-Dimensional Finite-Difference Time-Domain Method", NRSC, University of Bradford, July 1992.

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Buchanan WJ, NK Gupta, "Simulation of three-dimensional finite-difference time domain method on limited memory systems", International IEE Conference on Computation in Electromagnetics (Conf. Publ. No.350). IEE. 1991, pp.75-78. London, UK, 25-27 Nov. 1991.

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Buchanan WJ, "Microwaves in the laboratory", IEE Colloquium on 'Teaching Antennas and Propagation to Undergraduates' (Digest No.84). IEE. 1988, pp.10-12. London, UK, 8 March 1988.

 

 

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