Robert Johnston

Emeritus Prof

1982 …2009

Research output per year

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Research Output

2009

A new sequential extraction heuristic for optimizing the delivery of cancer radiation treatment using multileaf collimators

Baatar, D., Boland, N., Johnston, R. & Hamacher, H., 2009, In : INFORMS Journal on Computing. 21, 2, p. 224 - 241 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)
2007

An analytical model for number of fibre-fibre contacts in paper and expressions for relative bonded area (RBA)

He, J., Batchelor, W. J. & Johnston, R. E., 2007, In : Journal of Materials Science. 42, 2, p. 522 - 528 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Measurement of water penetration and swelling in a multilayered sheet

Coghill, R. (ed.), Katugampola, P. I., Loffler, S., Batchelor, W. J. & Johnston, R. E., 2006, p. 199 - 204. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

2005

Some observations on curl of linerboard due to one sided wetting

Katugampola, P., Loffler, S. & Johnston, R. E., 1 Dec 2005, Appita Annual Conference Proceedings. Vol. 1. p. 387-392 6 p. (Appita Annual Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

2004

A microscopic study of fibre-fibre contacts in paper

He, J., Batchelor, W. J. & Johnston, R. E., 2004, In : Appita Journal. 57, 4, p. 292 - 298 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

20 Citations (Scopus)

A new model for complete solutions to one-dimensional cutting stock problems

Johnston, R. E. & Sadinlija, E., 16 Feb 2004, In : European Journal of Operational Research. 153, 1, p. 176-183 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

27 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement of z-direction moisture transport and shrinkage in the drying of paper

Batchelor, W. J., Wu, Z. & Johnston, R. E., 2004, In : Appita Journal. 57, 2, p. 107 - 127 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Non-contact printing of linerboards

Katugampola, P. I., Loffler, S. & Johnston, R. E., 20 Dec 2004, Appita Annual Conference Proceedings. Vol. 1. p. 143-149 7 p. (Appita Annual Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperOther

Towards a fundamental understanding of flotation deinking

Markowski, R., Nguyen, K. L. & Johnston, R. E., 2004, Proceedings. Coghill, R. (ed.). Carlton Vic Australia: Appita Inc, Vol. 2. p. 271 - 276 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

2003

A microscopic study of fibre-fibre contacts in paper

He, J., Batchelor, W. J. & Johnston, R. E., 2003, Proceedings of the 57th Appita Annual Conference and Exhibition. Coghill, R. (ed.). Melbourne Vic Australia: Appita Inc, Vol. 57. p. 323 - 330 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)

A new approach for quantitative analysis of paper structure at the fibre level

He, J., Batchelor, W. J., Markowski, R. & Johnston, R. E., 2003, In : Appita Journal. 56, 5, p. 366 - 370 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

16 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling water removal from wet fibre mats

Mitchell, C. N. & Johnston, R., 1 Nov 2003, In : Appita Journal. 56, 6, p. 433-437 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

The behavior of fibers in wet pressing

He, J., Batchelor, W. J. & Johnston, R. E., 1 Dec 2003, TAPPI Journal, 2, 12, p. 27-31 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleResearch

23 Citations (Scopus)

The behavior of fibres in wet pressing

He, J., Batchelor, W. J. & Johnston, R. E., 2003, In : TAPPI Journal. 2, 12, p. 27 - 31 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2002

A compact integer programming formulation for the cutting stock problem

Johnston, R. E. & Sadinlija, E., 2002, Proceedings of the 56th Appita Annual Conference. Coghill, R. (ed.). Carlton Vic Australia: Appita, p. 403 - 408 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

A new approach for quantitative analysis of paper structure of fibre level

He, J., Batchelor, W. J., Johnston, R. E. & Markowski, R., 2002, Proceedings of 56th Appita Annual Conference. Coghill, R. (ed.). Melbourne Vic Australia: Appita Inc, p. 81 - 87 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

A practical computerised approach to minimising winder slab loss

Johnston, R. E. & Sadinlija, E., 2002, In : Appita Journal. 55, 1, p. 65 - 69 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Development of kraft pulping technologies for mill closure

Nguyen, K. L. & Johnston, R. E., 2002, Proceedings of 6th World Congress of Chemical Engineering. Wood, D. (ed.). Melbourne Vic Australia: Institute of Chemical Engineers of Aust, p. cd - cd 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Development of the moving belt sheet former/drainage tester

Mitchell, C., Parker, I. H. & Johnston, R. E., 2002, Proceedings of the 56th Appita Annual Conference. Coghill, R. (ed.). Carlton Vic Australia: Appita, p. 287 - 292 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Measurement of z-direction moisture transport and shrinkage in the drying of paper

Batchelor, W. J., Wu, Z. & Johnston, R. E., 2002, Proceedings of 56 Appita Annual Conference. Coghill, R. (ed.). Melbourne Vic Australia: Appita Inc, p. 111 - 117 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

2001

A practical computerised approach to minimising (winder) slab loss

Johnston, R. E. & Sadinlija, E., 1 Jan 2001, p. 365-371. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Recycling, importing and exporting: Impacts on greenhouse gas accounting

Johnston, R. E., 1 Mar 2001, In : Appita Journal. 54, 2, p. 92-97 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2000

Algorithms for order cutting in the paper industry

Johnston, R. E. & Khan, L. R., 2000, In : asor Bulletin. p. 2 - 10 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Compression of Paper in the Z-Direction - The Effects of Fibre Morphology, Wet Pressing and Refining

Ting, T. H. D., Johnston, R. E. & Chiu, W. K., 2000, In : Appita Journal. p. 378 - 384 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Pulsating suction during vacuum dewatering and its effect on the rate and extent of water removal

Johnston, R. E. & Mitchell, C., 2000, p. 443 - 448. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

10 Citations (Scopus)

Recycling, importing and exporting: Impacts on Greenhouse Gas Accounting

Johnston, R. E., 2000, p. 319 - 326. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Simplification of Kraft Pulping for Mill Closure

Nguyen, K. L. Q. & Johnston, R. E., 2000, p. 93 - 99. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

1999

Characterization of hydrocyclone-separated eucalypt fibre fractions

Li, M., Johnston, R. E., Xu, L., Filonenko, Y. & Parker, I. H., 1999, In : Journal of Pulp and Paper Science. p. 299 - 304 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

30 Citations (Scopus)

Computerised winder and cutter scheduling

Johnston, R. E., 1999, p. 633 - 639. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Computerized winder and cutter scheduling

Johnston, R., 1 Dec 1999, p. 633-639. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2 Citations (Scopus)

Development of an impedance method to measure the moisture content of a wet paper web

Qu, Z., Batchelor, W. J. & Johnston, R. E., 1999, In : Appita Journal. p. 425 - 428 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Development of an online impedance method to measure the moisture content of a wet paper web

Wu, Z., Batchelor, W. & Johnston, R., 1 Dec 1999, p. 837-840. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fibre supply models for the Australian and New Zealand paper industry

Ferguson, I. S. & Johnston, R. E., 1999, In : Appita Journal. p. 185 - 191 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Image analysis of plastic deformation in the fracture of paper

Wanigaratne, D., Batchelor, W. J. & Johnston, R. E., 1999, p. 759 - 764. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

1998

Australian paper technology on par with global trends

Johnston, R., 1 Oct 1998, Paper Asia, 14, 10, p. 30-33 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleOther

Compression of paper in the z-direction - the effects of fibre morphology, wet pressing and refining

Ting, T. H. D., Johnston, R. E. & Chiu, W. K., 1998, p. 527 - 534. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Confocal laser scanning microscope imaging of network changes in unbeaten handsheets under in-plane tensile elongation

Ting, T. H. D., Johnston, R. E. & Chiu, W. K., 1998, In : Appita Journal. p. 281 - 286 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Fibre supply models for the Australian and New Zealand paper industry

Ferguson, I. S. & Johnston, R. E., 1998, p. 131 - 139. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Process dynamics in steam heated dryers

Launonen, U. & Johnston, R. E., 1998, p. 383 - 388. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

1997

A Critique of Life Cycle Analysis: Paper Products

Johnston, R. E., 1997, THE INDUSTRIAL GREEN GAME: Implications for Environmental Design and Management. Washing DC USA: National Academy Press, p. 225 - 233 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Confocal Laser Scanning Microscope Imaging of Network Changes in Unbeaten Handsheets Under In-Plane Tensile Elongation

Johnston, R. E., Ting, T. H. D. & Chiu, W. K., 1997, p. 557 - 564. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Eucalypt Fibre Size Fractions: Modelling and Measuring Their Effect on Sheet Properties

Johnston, R. E., Li, M. & Waschl, R., 1997, In : Appita Journal. p. 307 - 312 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Further Developments of the Shallhorn and Karnis Model

Johnston, R. E., 1997, In : Appita Journal. p. 400 - 404 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Network Changes in Paper Under Compression in the Z-Direction: The Effect of Loading Rate and Fibre Wall Thickness

Johnston, R. E., Chiu, W. K. & Ting, T. H. D., 1997, In : Appita Journal. p. 223 - 229 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Tutorial - A Note on Mass Balances

Johnston, R. E., 1997, In : Appita Journal. p. 248 - 250 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)
1995

Bounds for nested knapsack problems

Johnston, R. E. & Khan, L. R., 16 Feb 1995, In : European Journal of Operational Research. 81, 1, p. 154-165 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Characterizing network changes in paper under compression in the Z-direction

Johnston, R. E., Ting, T. H. D. & Chiu, W. K., 1 Jan 1995, p. 115-119. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

4 Citations (Scopus)
1994

Simulation of high‐speed packaging lines

Filmer, P. J., Marcondest, J. A. & Johnston, R. E., May 1994, In : Packaging Technology and Science. 7, 3, p. 123-130 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)
1992

Dimensional efficiency in cable manufacturing problems and solutions

Johnston, R. E., 1 Jan 1992, In : Mathematical and Computer Modelling. 16, 1, p. 19-35 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)