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.

  • Detecting genetic regions associated with height in the native ponies of the British Isles by using high density SNP genotyping. [Dataset] 

    Skujina, Ilze; Winton, Clare Louise; Hegarty, Matthew J.; McMahon, Robert; Nash, Deborah Mary; Davies-Morel, Mina Clare Gwynne; McEwan, Neil R. (Canadian Science Publishing http://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/suppl/10.1139/gen-2018-0006, 2018-09-05)
    SKUJINA, I., WINTON, C.L., HEGARTY, M.J., MCMAHON, R., NASH, D.M., DAVIES-MOREL, M.C.G. and MCEWAN, N.R. 2018. Detecting genetic regions associated with height in the native ponies of the British Isles by using high density SNP genotyping [Dataset]. Genome [online], 61(10). Available from: http://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/suppl/10.1139/gen-2018-0006
    The aim of this research was to map quantitative trait loci data with withers height in four pony breeds native to the British Isles. Using a genome-wide analysis approach using the Illumina EquineSNP50 Infinium BeadChip, ...
  • Mechanical, thermal, and flammability behaviour of low density polyethylene - oil based mud fillers nanocomposites. 

    Siddique, Shohel; Yates, Kyari; Njuguna, James (HTW Berlin, University of Applied Sciences (Organisers), 2018-05-23)
    SIDDIQUE, S., YATES, K. and NJUGUNA, J. 2018. Mechanical, thermal, and flammability behaviour of low density polyethylene - oil based mud fillers nanocomposites. Presented at the 4th International structural nano composites conference 2018 (NANOSTRUC 2018), 23-24 May 2018, Berlin, Germany.
    Novel low density polyethylene (LDPE)/Oil based mud fillers (OBMF) nanocomposites were manufactured by a melt compounding process. Fourier Transform Infrared (FTIR) Spectroscopy was used to characterise the structure of ...
  • Thermal stability, flame retardancy and mechanical properties of polyamide/montmorillonite nanocomposites prepared by melt processing. 

    Siddique, Shohel; Yates, Kyari; Njuguna, James (Robert Gordon University (Organisers), 2016-09-12)
    SIDDIQUE, S., YATES, K. and NJUGUNA, J. 2016. Thermal stability, flame retardancy and mechanical properties of polyamide/montmorillonite nanocomposites prepared by melt processing. Presented at the 3rd International structural nano composites conference 2016 (NANOSTRUC 2016), 12-16 September 2016, Aberdeen, UK.
    The increase in thermal stability, flame retardancy, and mechanical properties of Polyamide 6 (PA6)/montmorillonite (MMT) nanocomposites open a new research window in respect to successful technical application of PA6/MMT ...
  • A guide for proper utilization of stable isotope reference materials. 

    Meier-Augenstein, Wolfram; Schimmelmann, Arndt
    MEIER-AUGENSTEIN, W. and SCHIMMELMANN, A. [2018]. A guide for proper utilization of stable isotope reference materials. Isotopes in environmental and health studies [online], (accepted). Available from: https://doi.org/10.1080/10256016.2018.1538137
    Many scientific publications about stable isotope ratios suffer from flawed practices regarding calibration and normalisation of raw δ values in conjunction with prescribed δ values of reference materials. Violations of ...
  • Just fatherlands? Judging the Shoah in Strasbourg. 

    Lyons, Carole (Hart https://www.bloomsburyprofessional.com/uk/europes-justice-deficit-9781782254836/, 2015-03-26)
    LYONS, C. 2015. Just fatherlands? Judging the Shoah in Strasbourg. In Kochenov,D., de Búrca, G. and Williams, A. (eds.) Europe's justice deficit? Oxford: Hart, pages 381-399. Available from: https://www.bloomsburyprofessional.com/uk/europes-justice-deficit-9781782254836/
    The primary preoccupation of this chapter is an examination of how Europe's highest human rights court works through the enduring effects of the 'moral catastrophe' of the Holocaust. The issue of the role of past inhumanity ...

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