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  • Integrating selection-based aspect sentiment and preference knowledge for social recommender systems. 

    Chen, Yoke Yie; Wiratunga, Nirmalie; Lothian, Robert
    CHEN, Y.Y., WIRATUNGA, N. and LOTHIAN, R. [2018]. Integrating selection-based aspect sentiment and preference knowledge for social recommender systems. Online information review [online], (accepted). Available from: https://doi.org/10.1108/OIR-02-2017-0066
    Purpose - Recommender system approaches such as collaborative and content-based filtering rely on user ratings and product descriptions to recommend products. More recently, recommender system research has focused on ...
  • Integration of gas transport through a composite catalytic inorganic ceramic membrane for environmental gas separation processes. 

    Nwogu, Ngozi Claribelle; Okon, Edidiong; Gobina, Edward (MC College, Department of Mathematics, Scientific Research Forum http://ijset.com/ijset/publication/v3s9/IJSET_2014_914.pdf, 2014-09-01)
    NWOGU, N., OKON, E. and GOBINA, E. 2014. Integration of gas transport through a composite catalytic inorganic ceramic membrane for environmental gas separation processes. International journal of scientific engineering and technology [online], 3(9) pages 1184-1188. Available from: http://ijset.com/ijset/publication/v3s9/IJSET_2014_914.pdf
    This work presents the transport behaviour of carrier gases with inorganic ceramic membrane used for environmental gas separations at 289K and 0.01-1 bar. The gases tested include: Helium (He), Nitrogen (N2), Carbon dioxide ...
  • Intelligent grain size profiling using neural network and application to sanding potential prediction in real time. 

    Oluyemi, Gbenga Folorunso (Robert Gordon University School of Engineering, 2007-11)
    Production of hydrocarbon from both consolidated and unconsolidated clastic reservoir rocks poses a risk of sand production especially if a well articulated programme of sand management strategy is not put in place to ...
  • An intelligent information agent for document title classification and filtering in document-intensive domains. 

    Song, Dawei; Lau, Raymond Y. K.; Bruza, Peter D.; Wong, Kam-Fai; Chen, Ding-Yi (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dss.2007.04.001, 2007-11)
    SONG, D., LAU, R. Y. K., BRUZA, P. D., WONG, K. F. and CHEN, D. Y., 2007. An intelligent information agent for document title classification and filtering in document-intensive domains. Decision Support Systems, 44 (1), pp. 251-265.
    Effective decision making is based on accurate and timely information. However, human decision makers are often overwhelmed by the huge amount of electronic data these days. The main contribution of this paper is the ...
  • Intelligent measurement in unmanned aerial cyber physical systems for traffic surveillance. 

    Petrovski, Andrei; Rattadilok, Prapa; Petrovski, Sergei (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-44188-7_12, 2016-08-19)
    PETROVSKI, A., RATTADILOK, P. and PETROVSKII, S. 2016. Intelligent measurement in unmanned aerial cyber physical systems for traffic surveillance. In Jayne, C. and Iliadis, L. (eds.) Communications in computer and information science, 629. Engineering applications of neural networks: proceedings of the 17th International conference on engineering applications of neural networks (EANN 2016), 2 - 5 September 2016, Aberdeen, UK. Cham: Springer [online], pages 161-175. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-44188-7_12
    An adaptive framework for building intelligent measurement systems has been proposed in the paper and tested on simulated traffic surveillance data. The use of the framework enables making intelligent decisions related to ...
  • The intelligent university library: developing a more comprehensive option for the researcher. 

    Johnson, Ian M. (Sage https://doi.org/10.1177/0266666916688383, 2017-02-01)
    JOHNSON, I.M. 2017. The intelligent university library: developing a more comprehensive option for the researcher. Information development [online], 33(2), pages 219-223. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1177/0266666916688383.
    The aim of this short conference presentation was to highlight the importance of seeking alternative technological approaches to the optimization of university libraries' resources and services. It discusses briefly the ...
  • The Inter-American system of human rights and refugee protection: post September 11th 2001. 

    Stuart, Alison (Oxford Journals http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/rsq/hdi027, 2005)
    STUART, A., 2005. The Inter-American system of human rights and refugee protection: post September 11th 2001. Refugee Survey Quarterly, 24(2), pp. 67-82
  • Interactions and entrepreneurial agency; a relational view of entrepreneurs' control cognitions. 

    Vesala, Kari Mikko; Anderson, Alistair R.; Vesala, Hannu T. (KEI Journals http://archivesofpsychology.org/index.php/aop/article/view/11/18, 2017-10-15)
    VESALA, K.M., ANDERSON, A.R. and VESALA, H.T. 2017. Interactions and entrepreneurial agency; a relational view of entrepreneurs' control cognitions. Archives of psychology [online], 1(1), article ID 11. Available from: http://archivesofpsychology.org/index.php/aop/article/view/11/18
    This paper is about relational view to control constructs and entrepreneurship. It introduces the concept 'interaction locus of control' to the study of entrepreneurial agency cognitions. We argue that a better understanding ...
  • Interactions of platinum compounds with heterocyclic bases. 

    Taylor, Lynne M. (Robert Gordon University School of Chemistry, 1990-06-01)
    TAYLOR, L.M. 1990. Interactions of platinum compounds with heterocyclic bases. Robert Gordon's Institute of Technology, PhD thesis.
    It is generally accepted that platinum antitumoar drugs bind, preferentially, to Guanine N7 in DNA. Thus the kinetics of formation and the energetics of dissociation of platinum-nitrogen bonding have been investigated, ...
  • Interactive Surface Design and Manipulation using PDE-Method through Autodesk Maya plugin. 

    Elyan, Eyad; Ugail, Hassan (IEEE Computer Society http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/CW.2009.49, 2009-09)
    ELYAN, E. and UGAIL, H., 2009. Interactive Surface Design and Manipulation using PDE-Method through Autodesk Maya plugin. In: H. UGAIL, R.S.R. QAHWAJI, R.A. EARNSHAW and P.J. WILLIS, eds. CYBERWORLDS 2009 : Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on CYBERWORLDS ; CW 2009. 7-11 September 2009. Los Alamitos, CA: IEEE Computer Society. pp. 119-125.
    This paper aims to propose a method for geometric design, modelling and shape manipulation using minimum input design parameters. Here, we address the method for the construction of 3D geometry based on the use of ...
  • Interagency adult support and protection practice of police and health and social care professionals: a realistic evaluation approach. 

    Joseph, Sundari Catherine; Diack, Lesley; Heyman, Inga; Klein, Susan; McCluskey, Samantha; Woolnough, Penny; Falconer, Midj; Reddish, Alison; MacLean, Ewen (Scottish Institute for Policing Research (SIPR) http://www.sipr.ac.uk/downloads/Research_Summaries/Research_Summary_19.pdf, 2015-01-01)
    JOSEPH, S., DIACK, L., HEYMAN, I., KLEIN, S., MCCLUSKEY, S., WOOLNOUGH, P., FALCONER, M., REDDISH, A. and MACLEAN, E. 2015. Interagency adult support and protection practice of police and health and social care professionals: a realistic evaluation approach. SIPR research summary number 19. Available from: http://www.sipr.ac.uk/downloads/Research_Summaries/Research_Summary_19.pdf
    The purpose of this project was to investigate the interagency Adult Support and Protection practices of police, health and social care professionals in Scotland by means of a "Realistic Evaluation Approach." The study ...
  • Interbreed variation in craniometrical parameters in sheep. 

    Owen, M. H.; Davies, R.; Beard, C. E.; Olvera Ramirez, A. M.; McEwan, Neil R. (SIVAR (Italian Association of Farm Animal Practitioners) https://cms.sivarnet.it/it/lar, 2017-03-15)
    OWEN, M.H., DAVIES, R., BEARD, C.E., OLVERA RAMIREZ, A.M. and MCEWAN, N.R. 2017. Interbreed variation in craniometrical parameters in sheep. Large animal review [online], 23(5), pages 177-182. https://cms.sivarnet.it/it/lar
    This work is the first investigation to compare craniometrical parameters between different breeds of sheep. Nine breeds or cross-breeds of sheep were studied, with all measurements being carried out on live animals at ...
  • Intercultural competence in global collaboration courses in computer engineering. 

    Bernald, Helena; Cajander, Asa; Daniels, Mats; Kultur, Can; Lofstrom, Anette; McDermott, Roger; Russell-Dag, Lori (CRC PRESS (member of Taylor and Francis) http://www.crcnetbase.com/doi/abs/10.1201/b12316-41, 2012-07-13)
    BERNALD, H., CAJANDER, A., DANIELS, M., KULTUR, C., LOFSTROM, A., MCDERMOTT, R. and RUSSELL-DAG, L. 2012. Intercultural competence in global collaboration courses in computer engineering. In Schmorrow, D.D. and Nicholson, D.M. Advances in design for cross-cultural activies: Part I, Boca Raton, USA: CRC press [online], pages 351-361. Available from: http://www.crcnetbase.com/doi/abs/10.1201/b12316-41.
    With the rapid and ever expanding globalization of the workforce, international collaborations are becoming part of everyday life for people of many professions. Intercultural competence has therefore become one of the ...
  • Intercultural mergers and acquisitions as 'legitimacy crises' of models of capitalism: a UK-German case study. 

    Halsall, Robert (SAGE http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1350508408091003, 2008-11)
    HALSALL, R., 2008. Intercultural mergers and acquisitions as ‘legitimacy crises’ of models of capitalism: a UK-German case study. In: Organization, 15 (6), pp. 787-809.
    This article examines media discourse surrounding two UK-German intercultural business controversies: the takeover of the German company Mannesmann by the British company Vodafone in 1999, and the disposal of its British ...
  • Internal and external governance mechanisms: their impact on the performance of large UK public companies. 

    Weir, Charlie; Laing, David; McKnight, Philip J. (Blackwell http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1468-5957.00444, 2002-06)
    WEIR, C., LAING, D. and McKNIGHT, P. J., 2002. Internal and external governance mechanisms: their impact on the performance of large UK public companies. Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, 29 (5-6), pp. 579-611.
    This paper analyses the relationship between internal and external corporate governance mechanisms and the performance of UK companies within the context of the Cadbury Committee's Code of Best Practice. The results show, ...
  • International assistance and national and individual contributions in the development of education for library, information and archival studies: some evidence from a case study. 

    Johnson, Ian M. (De Gruyter https://dx.doi.org/10.1515/libri-2015-0110, 2016-04-02)
    JOHNSON, I.M. 2016. International assistance and national and individual contributions in the development of education for library, information and archival studies: some evidence from a case study. Libri [online], 66(1), pages 3-12. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.1515/libri-2015.0110
    This is a very brief summary of a study that focused on the development of education for library, archive, and information services (LIS) in Iraq, where significant progress seemed to have been made before the Second Gulf ...
  • The international co-operation unit of the COPFS. 

    Arnell, Paul (Scottish Legal Action Group http://www.scolag.org/journal/issue-439-may-2014-scolag-93-116, 2014-05-31)
    ARNELL, P. 2014. The international co-operation unit of the COPFS. SCOLAG journal [online], 439, pages 96-97. Available from: http://www.scolag.org/journal/issue-439-may-2014-scolag-93-116.
    In March 2014 the Inspectorate of Prosecution in Scotland (IPS) published its Thematic Report on the International Co-operation Unit (ICU) of the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS). The report is notable ...
  • International collaboration: developing an international nursing module through the use of Wiki technology. 

    Metcalfe, Sharon; McInally, Wendy; Adamson, Elizabeth; Tiittanen, Hannele; Strickland, Karen (SEDA http://www.seda.ac.uk/?p=5_4_1&pID=13.3, 2012-07)
    METCALFE, S., MCINALLY, W., ADAMSON, E., TIITTANEN, H. and STRICKLAND, K., 2012. International collaboration: developing an international nursing module through the use of Wiki technology. Educational Developments, 13.3, p. 18 – 22.
  • The international competitiveness of Malta as a tourist destination. 

    Azzopardi, Ernest (Robert Gordon University School of Communication, Marketing and Media, 2011-03)
    Many small islands depend on sustainable tourism to attain long term economic prosperity and well-being for their citizens. As they become more dependent on tourism for their growth, they are more concerned with improving ...
  • International practices, beliefs and values in not-for-profit financial reporting. 

    Cordery, Carolyn J.; Crawford, Louise; Breen, Oonagh B.; Morgan, Gareth G. (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.accfor.2018.05.001, 2018-05-24)
    CORDERY, C.J., CRAWFORD, L., BREEN, O.B. and MORGAN, G.G. 2018. International practices, beliefs and values in not-for-profit financial reporting. Accounting forum [online], In Press. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.accfor.2018.05.001
    Financial reporting is an important aspect of not-for-profit organisations’ (NPOs') accountability discharge, particularly for donations and funding. Nevertheless, NPO financial reporting lacks a global approach. Drawing ...