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  • Paintings 07-08. 

    Dunbar, Lennox (www.panterandhall.com, 2008)
    DUNBAR, L., 2007. Paintings 07-08. Panter and Hall Gallery, Mayfair, London, June - July 2008.
    Invited by Panter and Hall to produce a body of new paintings for a solo exhibition. A full-colour catalogue was produced in conjunction with the exhibition which was held from June to July 2008.
  • Partial discharge measurements in high voltage motors. 

    Buchan, John G. (Robert Gordon University School of Engineering, 1987-09)
    The work presented in this thesis is concerned with the development of an on-line technique for detecting and locating partial discharges in the stator winding of a high voltage electrical machine. This technique forms ...
  • Partial structure learning by subset Walsh transform. 

    Christie, Lee A.; Lonie, David P.; McCall, John (IEEE http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/UKCI.2013.6651297, 2013)
    CHRISTIE, L. A., LONIE, D. P., and McCALL, J. A. W., 2013. Partial structure learning by subset Walsh transform. In: Proceedings of the 2013 UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence (UKCI), 2013. IEEE Press, pp. 128-135.
    Estimation of distribution algorithms (EDAs) use structure learning to build a statistical model of good solutions discovered so far, in an effort to discover better solutions. The non-zero coefficients of the Walsh ...
  • Path-following analysis of the dynamical response of a piecewise-linear capsule system. 

    Chavez, Joseph Paez; Liu, Yang; Pavlovskaia, Ekaterina; Wiercigroch, Marian (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cnsns.2016.01.009, 2016-08)
    CHAVEZ, J. P., LIU, Y., PAVLOVSKAIA, E. and WIERCIGROCH, M., 2016. Path-following analysis of the dynamical response of a piecewise-linear capsule system. Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, Vol. 37, pp. 102–114.
    The dynamical response of a piecewise-linear capsule system is studied by means of path-following techniques in this paper. As the capsule model belongs to the class of piecewise-smooth dynamical systems involving impact ...
  • Patient related factors affecting adherence to antimalarial medication in an urban estate in Ghana. 

    Amponsah, Alexandria O.; Vosper, Helen; Marfo, Afia F. A. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/452539, 2015)
    AMPONSAH, A. O., VOSPER, H. and MARFO, A. F. A., 2015. Patient related factors affecting adherence to antimalarial medication in an urban estate in Ghana. Malaria Research and Treatment, 2015, Article ID 452539.
    Our aim was to measure the adherence to Artemisinin based Combination Therapy and to determine patient related factors that affect adherence. Three hundred (300) patients receiving ACT treatment dispensed from the community ...
  • Peering into the mist and struggling through it - the education and training of the future information professional. 

    Johnson, Ian M. (SAGE Publications Ltd. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/096100069702900101, 1997-03)
    JOHNSON, I. M., 1997. Peering into the mist and struggling through it - the education and training of the future information professional. Journal of librarianship and information science, 29 (1), pp. 3-7
    Article prompted by an editorial published in Education for Information, 14, (2) July 1996, 83-4. Outlines some of the responses being made by library schools to changes affecting the library and information science (LIS) ...
  • The people behind the philanthropy: an investigation into the lives and motivations of library philanthropists in Scotland between 1800 and 1914. 

    Sked, Katrina M. L.; Reid, Peter H. (Maney Publishing http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/174581608X295284, 2008-03)
    SKED, KATRINA M. L. and REID, PETER H., 2008. The people behind the philanthropy: an investigation into the lives and motivations of library philanthropists in Scotland between 1800 and 1914. Library History, 24 (1), pp. 48-63.
    Examines Scottish library philanthropists in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, a key period in the development of the public library service. Utilizing the technique of prosopography, which goes beyond ...
  • Perceived barriers towards the use of e-trade processes by Korean SMEs. 

    Oh, Ka-Young; Anderson, Alistair R.; Cruickshank, Douglas (Emerald Group Publishing Ltd. http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/14637151211215000, 2012)
    OH, K.-Y., ANDERSON, A. R. and CRUICKSHANK, D., 2012. Perceived barriers towards the use of e-trade processes by Korean SMEs. Business Process Management Journal, 18 (1), pp. 43-57
    Purpose – E-trade (or electronic trading) appears to offer increased efficiency in business processes, but only a limited number of small firms in Korea have adopted the new processes. The purpose of this paper is to try ...
  • Perceived mismatches between needs and services in the health care of elderly people. 

    Spicker, Paul; Hanslip, J. (SAGE http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/003693309403900606, 1994-12)
    SPICKER, P. and HANSLIP, J., 1994. Perceived mismatches between needs and services in the health care of elderly people. Scottish Medical Journal, 39 (6), pp. 172 – 174.
    A postal enquiry to professionals involved in service delivery points to a number of problems in the process of referring elderly people appropriately. These problems related to lack of choice and constrained options, ...
  • Perceiving and using genre by form - an eye-tracking study. 

    Clark, Malcolm John; Ruthven, Ian; Holt, Patrik (De Gruyter. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/libr.2010.023, 2010-09)
    CLARK, M., RUTHVEN, I. and HOLT, P. O’B., 2010. Perceiving and using genre by form – an eye-tracking study. Libri, 60 (3), pp. 268-280.
    This paper reports on an approach to the analysis of genre recognition using eye-tracking. The researchers focused on eight different types of e-mail, such as calls for papers, newsletters and spam, which were chosen to ...
  • Perceptions and reflections of mothers’ working lives: narratives from women on their second, or subsequent, maternity leave. 

    McDougall, Basia Halina (Robert Gordon University Department of Management, 2013-03)
    A longitudinal study addressed the question: what can women’s stories tell us about their working lives? Of specific interest was the importance of maternity leave to career which is treated by academics and organisations ...
  • Perceptions of sign language and its application to visual communications for deaf people. 

    Muir, Laura J.; Richardson, I. E. G. (Oxford University Press http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/deafed/eni037, 2005)
    MUIR, L.J. and RICHARDSON, I.E.G., 2005. Perceptions of sign language and its application to visual communications for deaf people. Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, 10 (4), pp. 390-401
    Video communication systems for deaf people are limited in terms of quality and performance, particularly at low bit rates. Analysis of visual attention mechanisms for sign language may enable optimisation of video coding ...
  • Performance analysis of a novel rotationally asymmetrical compound parabolic concentrator. 

    Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Abu-Bakar, Siti Hawa; Freier, Daria; Ramirez-Iniguez, Roberto; Mallick, Tapas Kumar; Munir, Abu Bakar; Yasin, Siti Hajar Mohd; Mas’ud, Abdullahi Abubakar; Yunus, Norhidayah Md (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.04.122, 2015-09-15)
    ABU-BAKAR, S. H., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., FREIER, D., RAMIREZINIGUEZ, R., MALLICK, T. K., MUNIR, A. B., YASIN, S. H. M., MAS'UD, A. A. and YUNUS, N. M., 2015. Performance analysis of a novel rotationally asymmetrical compound parabolic concentrator. Applied Energy, Vol. 154, pp. 221-231.
    The low-concentration photovoltaic (LCPV) system has been identified as one of the potential solutions in lowering the overall installation cost of a building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) system. This paper evaluates the ...
  • Performance analysis of a solar window incorporating a novel rotationally asymmetrical concentrator. 

    Abu-Bakar, Siti Hawa; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Freier, Daria; Ramirez-Iniguez, Roberto; Mallick, Tapas Kumar; Munir, Abu Bakar; Yasin, Siti Hajar Mohd; Mas’ud, Abdullahi Abubakar; Bani, Nurul Aini (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2016.01.006, 2016-03-15)
    ABU-BAKAR, S. H., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., FREIER, D., RAMIREZ-INIGUEZ, R., MALLICK, T. K., MUNIR, A. B., YASIN, S. H. M., MAS’UD, A. A. and BANI, N. A., 2016. Performance analysis of a solar window incorporating a novel rotationally asymmetrical concentrator. Energy, Vol. 99, pp. 181-192.
    The race towards achieving a sustainable zero carbon building has spurred the introduction of many new technologies, including the BIPV (building integrated photovoltaic) system. To tackle the high capital cost of BIPV ...
  • Performance evaluation of an inventive CO2 gas separation inorganic ceramic membrane. 

    Nwogu, Ngozi Claribelle; Kajama, Mohammed; Gobina, Edward (World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology http://scholar.waset.org/1999.2/10001660, 2015-06-30)
    NWOGU, N., KAJAMA, M. and GOBINA, E., 2015. Performance evaluation of an inventive CO2 gas separation inorganic ceramic membrane. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Science Index 102: International journal of chemical, molecular, nuclear, materials and metallurgical engineering [online], 9(6), pp. 662-665. Available from: http://scholar.waset.org/1999.2/10001660
    Atmospheric carbon dioxide emissions are considered as the greatest environmental challenge the world is facing today. The tasks to control the emissions include the recovery of CO2 from flue gas. This concern has been ...
  • Periphery? What periphery? Marketing to a state of mind. 

    Anderson, Alistair R.; Jack, Sarah L.; McAuley, Andrew (Mercury Publications http://arrow.dit.ie/jouimriss/24/, 2001)
    ANDERSON, A. R., JACK, S. L. and MCAULEY, S., 2001. Periphery? What periphery? Marketing to a state of mind. Irish Marketing Review, 14 (1), pp. 26-34.
  • Perspectives in applied academic practice: development of a cross-institutional open access journal to support early career academics. 

    Strickland, Karen; Smyth, Keith; Walker, David; Vlachopoulos, Panos (Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education. http://www.enhancementthemes.ac.uk/docs/publications/post-conference-publication.pdf, 2013-06)
    STRICKLAND, K., SMYTH, K., WALKER, D. and VLACHOPOULOS, P., 2013. Perspectives in applied academic practice: development of a cross-institutional open access journal to support early career academics. In: Enhancement and Innovation in Higher Education Conference. 11-13 June 2013. Glasgow: QAA Scotland. Pp. 525-529.
    Engagement in the scholarship of learning and teaching contributes to the enrichment and enhancement of academic practice. One method of engagement is through contributing to the scholarly discourse by publishing in ...
  • Pharmacological profiling of the hemodynamic effects of cannabinoid ligands: a combined in vitro and in vivo approach. 

    Walsh, Sarah K.; Hepburn, Claire Y.; Keown, Oliver; Astrand, Annika; Lindblom, Anna; Ryberg, Erik; Hjorth, Stephan; Leslie, Stephan J.; Greasley, Peter J.; Wainwright, Cherry L. (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, British Pharmacological Society and American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/prp2.143, 2015-06)
    WALSH, S. K., HEPBURN, C. Y., KEOWN, O., ASTRAND, A., LINDBLOM, A., RYBERG, E., HJORTH, S., LESLIE, S. J., GREASLEY, P. J. and WAINWRIGHT, C. L., 2015. Pharmacological profiling of the hemodynamic effects of cannabinoid ligands: a combined in vitro and in vivo approach. Pharmacology Research & Perspectives, [online] 3 (3), article 143. Available from: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/prp2.2015.3.issue-3/issuetoc [Accessed 9 July 2015]
    The receptors mediating the hemodynamic responses to cannabinoids are not clearly defined due to the multifarious pharmacology of many commonly used cannabinoid ligands. While both CB1 and TRPV1 receptors are implicated, ...
  • Photocatalytic applications in organic synthesis 

    Linklater, Paul Thomas (The Robert Gordon University School of Engineering, 2008-09)
    As the search for new pharmaceuticals continues our understanding of their operation grows. A result of this is that design of new drugs is more often being limited only by the ability of synthesis techniques to produce ...
  • The photocatalytic decomposition of microsystin-LR using selected titanium dioxide materials. 

    Liu, Iain; Lawton, Linda A.; Bahnemann, Detlef W.; Liu, Lei; Proft, Bernd; Robertson, Peter K. J. (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2009.02.067, 2009-07)
    LIU, I., LAWTON, L. A., BAHNEMANN, D. W., LIU, L., PROFT, B. and ROBERTSON, P. K. J., 2009. The photocatalytic decomposition of microsystin-LR using selected titanium dioxide materials. Chemosphere, 76 (4), pp. 549-553.
    Microcystins (cyclic heptapeptides) produced by a number of freshwater cyanobacteria are a potential cause for concern in potable water supplies due to their acute and chronic toxicity. TiO2 photocatalysis is a promising ...