OpenAIR @ RGU is a digital repository which contains examples of research publications and related content produced by staff and graduate students at Robert Gordon University. Information about OpenAIR is available in a Guide and, to submit content, RGU researchers should contact publications@rgu.ac.uk.

  • Effect of aluminum oxide nanoparticles on the rheology and stability of a biopolymer for enhanced oil recovery. 

    Orodu, Kale B.; Afolabi, Richard O.; Oluwasijuwomi, Toyosi D.; Orodu, Oyinkepreye D. (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molliq.2019.04.141, 2019-04-26)
    ORODU, K.B., AFOLABI, R.O., OLUWASIJUWOMI, T.D. and ORODU, O.D. 2019. Effect of aluminum oxide nanoparticles on the rheology and stability of a biopolymer for enhanced oil recovery. Journal of molecular liquids [online], 288, article ID 110864. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molliq.2019.04.141
    Uncommon and untested biopolymers in field pilot studies, but applied in laboratory studies are combined with Al2O3 nanoparticles to form nanocomposites for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) performance evaluation. Core plug ...
  • Introducing the dynamic customer location-allocation problem. 

    Ankrah, Reginald; Lacroix, Benjamin; McCall, John; Hardwick, Andrew; Conway, Anthony
    ANKRAH, R., LACROIX, B., MCCALL, J., HARDWICK, A. and CONWAY, A. [2019]. Introducing the dynamic customer location-allocation problem. In Proceedings of the 2019 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Congress on evolutionary computation (IEEE CEC 2019), 10-13 June 2019, Wellington, NZ. Piscataway: IEEE [online], (accepted).
    In this paper, we introduce a new stochastic Location-Allocation Problem which assumes the movement of customers over time. We call this new problem Dynamic Customer Location-Allocation Problem (DC-LAP). The problem is ...
  • Understanding, knowledge and perception of nanotechnology among private universities' students in Malaysia. 

    Karim, Md Ershadul; Akhter, Shafia; Munir, Abu Bakar; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Hoque, Kazi Enamul; Yasin, Siti Hajar Mohd; Abu-Bakar, Siti Sarah; Abu-Bakar, Siti Hawa; Bani, Nurul Aini; Wirba, Asan Vernyuy; Mas'ud, Abdullahi Abubakar (Penerbit Akademia Baru http://www.akademiabaru.com/doc/ARSBSV15_N1_P85_103.pdf, 2019-06-04)
    KARIM, M.E., AKHTER, S., MUNIR, A.B., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., HOQUE, K.E., YASIN, S.H.M., ABU-BAKAR, S.S., ABU-BAKAR, S.H., BANI, N.A., WIRBA, A.V. and MAS'UD, A.A. 2019. Understanding, knowledge and perception of nanotechnology among private universities' students in Malaysia. Journal of advanced research in social and behavioural science [online], 15(1), pages 85-103. Available from: http://www.akademiabaru.com/doc/ARSBSV15_N1_P85_103.pdf
    Modern day policy making demands to include citizens in the decision making process and this is crucial before the introduction of any emerging technology such as nanotechnology, the science and art of manipulating things ...
  • An ecological momentary assessment of self-management in prostate cancer survivors. 

    Paterson, Catherine (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/s11764-019-00758-w, 2019-05-21)
    PATERSON, C. 2019. An ecological momentary assessment of self-management in prostate cancer survivors. Journal of cancer survivorship [online], 13(3), pages 364-373. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11764-019-00758-w
    Purpose: To assess the “real time” self-management strategies employed by prostate cancer survivors to inform personalised supportive care interventions in the future. Method: A purposive sampling framework was used to ...
  • Medication errors in hospitals in the Middle East: a systematic review of prevalence, nature, severity and contributory factors. 

    Thomas, Binny; Paudyal, Vibhu; MacLure, Katie; Pallivalapila, Abdulrouf; McLay, James S.; El Kassem, Wessam; Al Hail, Moza; Stewart, Derek C. (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/s00228-019-02689-y, 2019-05-24)
    THOMAS, B., PAUDYAL, V., MACLURE, K., PALLIVALAPILA, A., MCLAY, J., EL KASSEM, W., AL HAIL, M. and STEWART, D. 2019. Medication errors in hospitals in the Middle East: a systematic review of prevalence, nature, severity and contributory factors. European journal of clinical pharmacology [online], Online First. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00228-019-02689-y
    Purpose - The aim was to critically appraise, synthesise and present the evidence of medication errors amongst hospitalised patients in Middle Eastern countries, specifically prevalence, nature, severity and contributory ...

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