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  • Student concerns regarding transition into higher education CS. 

    Siegel, Angela A.; Zarb, Mark (ACM https://doi.org/10.1145/2899415.2909581, 2016-07-11)
    SIEGEL, A.A. and ZARB, M. 2016. Student concerns regarding transition into higher education CS. In Proceedings of the 21st ACM innovation and technology in computer science education 2016 conference (ITiCSE 2016), 8 - 13 July 2016, Arequipa, Peru. New York: ACM [online], pages 23-28. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1145/2899415.2909581.
    This paper discusses a study where 249 students from 18 secondary schools around Scotland who were on the verge of applying to study Computing Science at a higher education institution were surveyed on their concerns about ...
  • Student nurse perceptions of experiential learning to understand personality disorder. 

    Warrender, Dan; Macpherson, Scott (Mark Allen Healthcare https://doi.org/10.12968/bjmh.2018.7.4.173, 2018-07-31)
    WARRENDER, D. and MACPHERSON, S. 2018. Student nurse perceptions of experiential learning to understand personality disorder. British journal of mental health nursing [online], 7(4), pages 173-188. Available from: https://doi.org/10.12968/bjmh.2018.7.4.173
    The high prevalence of people with personality disorders in mental health settings suggests that there should be a dedicated focus on this area within pre-registration mental health nursing. People with personality disorder ...
  • Student reflections on Collaborative Technology in a globally distributed student project. 

    McDermott, Roger; Daniels, Mats; Cajander, Asa; Cullhed, Mats; Clear, Tony; Laxer, Cary (IEEE https://doi.org/10.1109/FIE.2012.6462410, 2012-10-03)
    MCDERMOTT, R., DANIELS, M., CAJANDER, A., CULLHED, M., CLEAR, T. and LAXER, C. 2012. Student reflections on Collaborative Technology in a globally distributed student project. In Proceedings of the IEEE frontiers in education 2012 conference (FIE 2012): soaring to new heights in engineering education, 3 - 6 October 2012, Seattle, USA. Piscataway: IEEE (online), pages 1-6. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/FIE.2012.6462410.
    Collaborative Technology (CT) plays an important role in overcoming the challenges of globally distributed projects. It enables collaboration, but the specific choice of technology also imposes constraints on how projects ...
  • Students envisioning the future. 

    Lind, Thomas; Cajander, Asa; Sandblad, Bengt; Daniels, Mats; Larusdottir, Marta Kristin; McDermott, Roger; Clear, Tony (IEEE https://doi.org/10.1109/FIE.2016.7757701, 2016-10-12)
    LIND, T., CAJANDER, A., SANDBLAD, B., DANIELS, M., LARUSDOTTIR, M., MCDERMOTT, R. and CLEAR, T. 2016. Students envisioning the future. In Proceedings of the IEEE frontiers in education 2016 conference (FIE 2016): the crossroads of engineering and business, 12-15 October 2016, Erie, USA. Piscataway: IEEE [online], pages 1-9. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/FIE.2016.7757701.
    How can students be included as critical stakeholders in the systems and services provided by a university? To address the whole student experience, we engaged students and employees at a large Swedish university in a ...
  • Students from mainland China and critical thinking in postgraduate Business and Management degrees: teasing out tensions of culture, style and substance. 

    Turner, Yvonne (Oxford Brookes University http://dx.doi.org/10.3794/ijme.51.131, 2006)
    TURNER, Y., 2006. Students from mainland China and critical thinking in postgraduate Business and Management degrees: teasing out tensions of culture, style and substance. In: International Journal of Management Education, 5 (1), pp. 3-11.
    This paper explores the discourse of critical thinking within Higher Education (HE) practice and evaluates the experiences and achievements of mainland Chinese students within that context. It sets out to discuss teaching ...
  • Students’ attitudes towards web search engines: increasing appreciation of sophisticated search strategies. 

    Martzoukou, Konstantina (De Gruyter. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/libr.2008.019, 2008-09)
    MARTZOUKOU, K., 2008. Students’ attitudes towards web search engines: increasing appreciation of sophisticated search strategies. Libri, 58 (3), pp. 182-201.
    Web search engines have developed into widely used services and essential tools for finding Web-based information. Research has found that although users typically follow ‘unsophisticated’ information-seeking patterns, ...
  • Studies investigating the mechanisms of the cardioprotective effects of Cannabidiol. 

    Hepburn, Claire Y. (Robert Gordon University School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences., 2014-05)
    The phytocannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) has a complex pharmacology which is thought to include, but is not limited to, an ability to act as an inverse agonist at the CB1 and CB2 receptors and an antagonist of GPR55. Moreover, ...
  • Studies on the role of GPR55 in cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology. 

    Robertson-Gray, Olivia Jane (Robert Gordon University Health and social care (Pharmacy and life sciences), 2017-12-01)
    ROBERTSON-GRAY, O.J. 2017. Studies on the role of GPR55 in cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology. Robert Gordon University, PhD thesis.
    Atherosclerosis is a multifactorial, chronic inflammatory condition characterised by endothelial dysfunction, hyperlipidaemia and the accumulation of fatty deposits within the tunica intima of medium-to-large sized muscular ...
  • Studies on the role of the endocannabinoid anandamide, as a possible modulator of events during neointimal formation. 

    Skene, Karen E. (The Robert Gordon University School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences., 2010-04)
    Neointimal formation is a complex process that occurs due to the over compensatory healing response produced by the vessel following injury. Three key events, SMC proliferation, SMC migration and the inflammatory response, ...
  • Studies on the stability and activity of polymyxin B solutions. 

    Saohin, Wipawee (Robert Gordon University School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, 1997-09)
    The correlation between the chemical stability and the microbiological activity of polymyxin B in phosphate buffer pH 6.0 and in proprietary eye drops was evaluated. High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) was used ...
  • Studies to determine the mechanisms of the anti-atherosclerotic effects of eicosapentaenoic acid - possible role for endocannabinoids? 

    Michel, Lisa (Robert Gordon University School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, 2012-05)
    The ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (ω-3 PUFAs), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), have been shown to have cardioprotective and antiatherosclerotic actions. While it has been proposed that ω-3 ...
  • Study of a novel bisnaphthalimidopropyl polyamine as electroactive material for perchlorate-selective potentiometric sensors. 

    Gil, Renato; Amorim, Celia G.; Crombie, Laura; Kong Thoo Lin, Paul; Arujo, Alberto; da Conceicao Montenegro, Maria (Wiley http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/elan.201500275, 2015-07-16)
    GIL, R., AMORIM, C.G., CROMBIE, L., KONG THOO LIN, P., ARUJO, A. and da CONCEICAO MONTENEGRO, M. 2015. Study of a novel bisnaphthalimidopropyl polyamine as electroactive material for perchlorate-selective potentiometric sensors. Electroanalysis [online], 27(12), pages 2809-2819. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/elan.201500275
    In this work, the new polyamine bisnaphthalimidopropyl-4,4'-diaminodiphenylmethane is proposed as a new ionophore for perchlorate potentiometric sensors. The optimal formulation for the membrane comprised of 12 mmol kg-1 ...
  • A study of gas diffusion characteristics on a micro porous composite silica ceramic membrane. 

    Nwogu, Ngozi Claribelle; Kajama, Mohammed; Gobina, Edward (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2015.07.121, 2015-12-15)
    NWOGU, N. C., KAJAMA, M. and GOBINA, E., 2015. A study of gas diffusion characteristics on a micro porous composite silica ceramic membrane. Composite Structures, Vol. 134, pp. 1044-1050.
    The purpose of this study is to investigate gas permeation behaviour of five gases (CO2, He, H2, N2 and Ar) across two silica modified ceramic membranes, Membrane Y and Membrane Z. An examination of the variations in their ...
  • Study of similarity metrics for matching network-based personalised human activity recognition. 

    Sani, Sadiq; Wiratunga, Nirmalie; Massie, Stewart; Cooper, Kay (ICCBR (ORGANISERS) http://iccbr18.com/wp-content/uploads/ICCBR-2018-V3.pdf#page=91, 2018-07-09)
    SANI, S., WIRATUNGA, N., MASSIE, S. and COOPER, K. 2018. Study of similarity metrics for matching network-based personalised human activity recognition. In Minor, M. (ed.) Workshop proceedings of the 26th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR 2018), 9-12 July 2018, Stockholm, Sweden. Stockholm: ICCBR [online], pages 91-95. Available from: http://iccbr18.com/wp-content/uploads/ICCBR-2018-V3.pdf#page=91
    Personalised Human Activity Recognition (HAR) models trained using data from the target user (subject-dependent) have been shown to be superior to non personalised models that are trained on data from a general population ...
  • A study of the time course of fructose-2, 6-bisphosphate production in a septic mouse model. 

    Hepburn, D.; Broom, John; Smith, D. J. (Cambridge University Press. http://dx.doi.org/10.1079/PNS19860044, 1986-02)
    HEPBURN, D., BROOM, J. and SMITH, D. J., 1986. A study of the time course of fructose-2, 6-bisphosphate production in a septic mouse model. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 45 (1), 33A.
  • A study on temporal trends and estimates of fate of Bisphenol A in agricultural soils after sewage sludge amendment. 

    Zhang, Zulin; Le Velly, Morgane; Rhind, Stewart M.; Kyle, Carol E.; Hough, Rupert L.; Duff, Elizabeth I.; McKenzie, Craig (Elsevier. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.01.053, 2015-05)
    ZHANG, Z., LE VELLY, M., RHIND, S. M., KYLE, C. E., HOUGH, R. L., DUFF, E. I. and MCKENZIE, C., 2015. A study on temporal trends and estimates of fate of Bisphenol A in agricultural soils after sewage sludge amendment. Science of the Total Environment, 515-516, pp. 1-11.
    Temporal concentration trends of BPA in soils were investigated following sewage sludge application to pasture (study 1: short termsludge application; study 2: long termmultiple applications over 13 years). The ...
  • Study on the structural, morphological and optical properties of RF-sputtered dysprosium-doped barium tungstate thin films. 

    Hridya, S.; Kavitha, V. S.; Chalana, S. R.; Reshmi Krishnan, R.; Sreedharan, Remadevi Sreeja; Suresh, S.; Nampoori, V. P. N.; Sankararaman, S.; Prabhu, Radhakrishna; Pillai, V. P. Mahadevan (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/s11837-017-2360-4, 2017-04-27)
    HRIDYA, S., KAVITHA, V.S., CHALANA, S.R., RESHMI KRISHNAN, R., SREEJA SREEDHARAN, R., SURESH, S., NAMPOORI, V.P.N., SANKARARAMAN, S., PRABHU, R. and MAHADEVAN PILLAI, V.P. 2017. Study on the structural, morphological and optical properties of RF-sputtered dysprosium-doped barium tungstate thin films. JOM: journal of the Minerals, Metals and Materials Society [online], 69(11), pages 2272-2277. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11837-017-2360-4
    Barium tungstate films with different Dy3+ doping concentrations, namely 0 wt.%, 1 wt.%, 3 wt.% and 5 wt.%, are deposited on cleaned quartz substrate by radio frequency magnetron sputtering technique and the prepared films ...
  • Study protocol for DETECTIVE Study: An international collaborative study to develop consensus statements for deferred treatment with curative intent for localised prostate cancer. 

    Lam, Thomas B. L.; MacLennan, Steven; Plass, Karin; Willemse, Peter-Paul M.; Mason, Malcolm D.; Cornford, Philip; Donaldson, James; Davis, Niall F.; Dell'Oglio, Paolo; Fankhauser, Christian; Grivas, Nikos; Ingels, Alexandre; Lardas, Michael; Liew, Matthew; Pang, Karl H.; Paterson, Catherine; Omar, Muhammad I.; Zattoni, Fabio; Buddingh, Karel Tim; Van den Broeck, Thomas; Cumberbatch, Marcus G.; Fossati, Nicola; Gross, Tobias; Moris, Lisa; Schoots, Ivo G.; van den Bergh, Roderick C. N.; Briers, Erik; Fanti, Stefano; De Santis, Maria; Gillessen, Silke; Grummet, Jeremy P.; Henry, Ann M.; van der Poel, Henk G.; van der Kwast, Theodorus H.; Rouvière, Olivier; Tilki, Derya; Wiegel, Thomas; N'Dow, James; Van Poppel, Hendrik; Mottet, Nicholas (Elsevier, 2018-11-22)
    LAM, T.B.L., MACLENNAN, S., PLASS, K., WILLEMSE, P.-P.M., MASON, M.D., CORNFORD, P., DONALDSON, J., DAVIS, N.F., DELL'OGLIO, P., FANKHAUSER, C., GRIVAS, N., INGELS, A., LARDAS, M., LIEW, M., PANG, K.H., PATERSON, C., OMAR, M.I., ZATTONI, F., BUDDINGH, K.T., VAN DEN BROECK, T., CUMBERBATCH, M.G., FOSSATI, N., GROSS, T., MORIS, L., SCHOOTS, I.G., VAN DEN BERGH, R.C.N., BRIERS, E., FANTI, S., DE SANTIS, M., GILLESSEN, S., GRUMMET, J.P., HENRY, A.M., VAN DER POET, H.G., VAN DER KWAST, T.H., ROUVIÉRE, O., TILKI, D., WIEGEL, T., N'DOW, J., VAN POPPEL, H. and MOTTET, N. 2018. Study protocol for DETECTIVE study: an international collaborative study to develop consensus statements for deferred treatment with curative intent for localised prostate cancer. European urology [online], Articles in Press. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2018.11.009
    Deferred active treatment (DAT) strategies, including active surveillance and active monitoring, are a recognised management option for men with localised low-risk prostate cancer. However, there is uncertainty due to ...
  • Study protocol of a mixed-methods evaluation of a cluster randomized trial to improve the safety of NSAID and antiplatelet prescribing: data-driven quality improvement in primary care. 

    Grant, Aileen M.; Dreischulte, Tobias; Treweek, Shaun; Guthrie, Bruce (BioMed Central https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-13-154, 2012-08-28)
    GRANT, A., DREISCHULTE, T., TREWEEK, S. and GUTHRIE, B. 2012. Study protocol of a mixed-methods evaluation of a cluster randomized trial to improve the safety of NSAID and antiplatelet prescribing: data-driven quality improvement in primary care. Trials [online], 13, article 154. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-13-154
    Background: Trials of complex interventions are criticized for being 'black box', so the UK Medical Research Council recommends carrying out a process evaluation to explain the trial findings. We believe it is good practice ...
  • Studying actions in context: a qualitative shadowing method for organizational research 

    McDonald, Seonaidh (SAGE Publications http://qrj.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/5/4/455, 2005)
    MCDONALD, S., 2005. Studying actions in context: a qualitative shadowing method for organizational research, Qualitative Research, Vol. 5, No. 4, 455-473
    Shadowing is a qualitative research technique that has seldom been used and rarely been discussed critically in the social science literature. This paper has pulled together all of the studies using shadowing as a research ...