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  • Artists practising well. 

    Naismith, Nicola (2019-03-31)
    NAISMITH, N. 2019. Artists practising well. [Aberdeen: Robert Gordon University]
    There is growing reliable research evidence which supports the claim that the arts are positive for our health and wellbeing. Creative Health: The Arts for Health and Wellbeing, - the Report from the All Party Parliamentary ...
  • Highly ordered good crystalline ZnO-doped WO3 thin films suitable for optoelectronic applications. 

    Kavitha, V. S.; Bose, R. Jolly; Sreedharan, Remadevi Sreeja; Sudarsanakumar, Chellappan Pillai; Prabhu, Radhakrishna; Pillai, V. P. Mahadevan (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/s11837-019-03425-8, 2019-03-13)
    KAVITHA, V.S., BOSE, R.J., SREEDHARAN, R.S., SUDARSANAKUMAR, C., PRABHU, R. and PILLAI, V.P.M. 2019. Highly ordered good crystalline ZnO-doped WO3 thin films suitable for optoelectronic applications. JOM journal of the minerals, metals and materials society [online], Latest Articles. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11837-019-03425-8
    Highly ordered ZnO-doped WO3 thin films with good crystalline quality are prepared using radio frequency magnetron sputtering technique, and its morphological and structural properties are studied using various characterization ...
  • Impact of technology and innovation on adaptation of architectonic tradition for a sustainable future in the Middle East. 

    Fardous, Isra'a; Bennadji, Amar
    FARDOUS, I.S. and BENNADJI, A. [2019]. Impact of technology and innovation on adaptation of architectonic tradition for a sustainable future in the Middle East. Journal of civil engineering and architecture [online], (accepted).
    Over the last three decades, The Middle East (ME) region has experienced rapid economic and infrastructure transformation. Most of the dwelling places have fully adopted western architectural trends ignoring both the ...
  • A holistic metric approach to solving the dynamic location-allocation problem. 

    Ankrah, Reginald; Lacroix, Benjamin; McCall, John; Hardwick, Andrew; Conway, Anthony (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-04191-5_35, 2018-11-16)
    ANKRAH, R., LACROIX, B., MCCALL, J., HARDWICK, A. and CONWAY, A. 2018. A holistic metric approach to solving the dynamic location-allocation problem. In Bramer, M. and PETRIDIS, M. (eds.) Artificial intelligence xxxv: proceedings of the 38th British Computer Society's specialist group on artificial intelligence (SGAI) annual international artificial intelligence conference (AI-2018), 11-13 December 2018, Cambridge, UK. Lecture notes in artificial intelligence, 11311. Cham: Springer [online], pages 433-439. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-04191-5_35
    In this paper, we introduce a dynamic variant of the Location-Allocation problem: Dynamic Location-Allocation Problem (DULAP). DULAP involves the location of facilities to service a set of customer demands over a defined ...
  • Computational fluid dynamics study of yield power law drilling fluid flow through smooth-walled fractures. 

    Ahammad, Faysal; Mahmud, Shahriar; Islam, Sheikh Zahidul (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/s13202-019-0646-5, 2019-03-23)
    AHAMMAD, F., MAHMUD, S. and ISLAM, S.Z. 2019. Computational fluid dynamics study of yield power law drilling fluid flow through smooth-walled fractures. Journal of petroleum exploration and production technology [online], Latest Articles. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13202-019-0646-5
    Presence of natural fractures in sub-surface makes an oil well drilling operation very challenging. As one of the major functions of drilling mud is to maintain bottomhole pressure inside a wellbore to avoid any invasion ...
  • A review of digital video tampering: from simple editing to full synthesis. 

    Johnston, Pamela; Elyan, Eyad (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.diin.2019.03.006, 2019-03-22)
    JOHNSTON, P. and ELYAN, E. 2019. A review of digital video tampering: from simple editing to full synthesis. Digital investigation [online], 29, pages 67-81. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.diin.2019.03.006
    Video tampering methods have witnessed considerable progress in recent years. This is partly due to the rapid development of advanced deep learning methods, and also due to the large volume of video footage that is now in ...
  • Utilization of CO2 for syngas production by CH4 partial oxidation using a catalytic membrane reactor. 

    Shehu, Habiba; Gobina, Edward; Orakwe, Ifeyinwa (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2019.02.102, 2019-03-13)
    SHEHU, H., GOBINA, E. and ORAKWE, I. 2019. Utilization of CO2 for syngas production by CH4 partial oxidation using a catalytic membrane reactor. International journal of hydrogen energy [online], 44(20), pages 9896-9905. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2019.02.102
    In this research, a synthetic flue gas mixture with added methane was used as the feed gas in the process of dry reforming with partial oxidation of methane using a laboratory scale catalytic membrane reactor to produce ...
  • Design of a DC-DC converter in residential solar photovoltaic system. 

    Darameičikas, M.; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Abu-Bakar, Siti Hawa; Sellami, Nazmi; Bani, Nurul Aini; Mas'ud, Abdullahi Abubakar; Ardila-Rey, Jorge Alfredo (IOP Publishing https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/1174/1/012006, 2019-03-13)
    DARAMEIČIKAS, M., MUHAMMAD-SUKI, F., ABU-BAKAR, S.H., SELLAMI, N., BANI, N.A., MAS’UD, A.A. and ARDILAREY, J.A. 2019. Design of a DC-DC converter in residential solar photovoltaic system. Journal of physics: conference series [online], 1174(conference 1), Article ID 012006. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/1174/1/012006 Originally presented at the 2nd International women in science, engineering and technology conference 2018.(WiSET 2018), 17-19 July 2018, Kuala Lumpur, MY.
    This study looks at buck type switch mode power supplies (SMPS) suitability in residential solar photovoltaic (PV) applications, of which several factors affecting the desired output response are identified. The main ...
  • BIM solutions for construction lifecycle: a myth or a tangible future? 

    Papadonikolaki, E.; Leon, Marianthi; Mahamadu, A. M. (CRC Press https://doi.org/10.1201/9780429506215, 2018-09-03)
    PAPADONIKOLAKI, E., LEON, M. and MAHAMADU, A.M. 2018. BIM solutions for construction lifecycle: a myth or a tangible future? In Karlshoj, J. and Scherer, R (eds.) eWork and ebusiness in architecture, engineering and construction: proceedings of the 12th European conference on product and process modelling 2018 (ECPPM 2018), 12-14 September 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark. Boca Raton: CRC Press, pages 321-328. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1201/9780429506215
    Building information Modelling (BIM) lies at the centre of construction industry’s interest nowadays, with a revolutionary impact on the ways that professionals work, collaborate and conduct business. The application of ...
  • A CAD-blockchain integration strategy for distributed validated digital design: connecting the blockchain. 

    Dounas, Theodoros; Lombardi, Davide (CumInCAD http://papers.cumincad....ks/paper/ecaade2018_226, 2018-09-30)
    DOUNAS, T. and LOMBARDI, D. 2018. A CAD-blockchain integration strategy for distributed validated digital design. In Kępczyńska-Walczak, A. and Bialkowski, S. (eds.) Computing for a better tomorrow: proceedings of the 36th International conference on Education and research in computer aided architectural design in Europe (eCAADe 2018), 19-21 September 2018, Lodz, Poland. Hong Kong: CumInCAD [online], Volume 1, pages 223-230. Available from: http://papers.cumincad....ks/paper/ecaade2018_226
    We present a proof of concept implementation of an integration strategy for connecting CAD with Blockchain. We explain the components of most blockchains and the value they bring to the built environment ecosystem, the ...
  • Effect of oxygen pressure on the structural and optical properties of BaSnO3 films prepared by pulsed laser deposition method. 

    John, Jibi; Chalana, S. R.; Prabhu, Radhakrishna; Pillai, V. P. Mahadevan (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/s00339-019-2432-0, 2019-02-04)
    JOHN, J., CHALANA, S.R., PRABHU, R. and PILLAI, V.P.M. 2019. Effect of oxygen pressure on the structural and optical properties of BaSnO3 films prepared by pulsed laser deposition method. Applied physics A [online], 125(3), article ID 155. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00339-019-2432-0
    BaSnO3 thin films were deposited on quartz substrate by pulsed laser deposition technique under different background oxygen pressures and the effects of oxygen pressure on the structural, morphological and optical properties ...
  • An edit distance between graph correspondences. 

    Moreno-García, Carlos Francisco; Serratosa, Francesc; Jiang, Xiaoyi (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58961-9_21, 2017-05-10)
    MORENO-GARCIA, C.F., SERRATOSA, F. and JIANG, X. 2017. An edit distance between graph correspondences. In Foggia, P., Liu, C.-L. and Vento, M (eds.) 2017. Graph-based representations in pattern recognition: proceedings of the 11th Image analysis in patter recognition technical committee 15th (IAPR-TC-15) international workshop (GbRPR 2017), 16-18 May 2017, Anacapri, Italy. Cham: Springer [online], pages 232-241. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58961-9_21
    The Hamming Distance has been largely used to calculate the dissimilarity of a pair of correspondences (also known as labellings or matchings) between two structures (i.e. sets of points, strings or graphs). Although it ...
  • A model for optimising the deployment of cloud-hosted application components for guaranteeing multitenancy isolation. 

    Ochei, Laud Charles; Ejiofor, Christopher Ifeanyichukwu (ASTES Journal https://doi.org/10.25046/aj030220, 2018-03-27)
    OCHEI, L.C. and EJIOFOR, C.I. 2018. A model for optimising the deployment of cloud-hosted application components for guaranteeing multitenancy isolation. Advances in science, technology and engineering systems journal [online], 3(2), pages 174-183. Available from: https://doi.org/10.25046/aj030220
    Tenants associated with a cloud-hosted application seek to reduce running costs and minimize resource consumption by sharing components and resources. However, despite the benefits, sharing resources can affect tenant’s ...
  • Evaluating the effect of locking on multitenancy isolation for components of cloud-hosted services. 

    Ochei, Laud Charles; Ejiofor, Christopher Ifeanyichukwu (ASTES Journal https://doi.org/10.25046/aj030312, 2018-05-31)
    OCHEI, L.C. and EJIOFOR, C.I. 2018. Evaluating the effect of locking on multitenancy isolation for components of cloud-hosted services. Advances in science, technology and engineering systems journal [online], 3(3), pages 92-99. Available from: https://doi.org/10.25046/aj030312
    Multitenancy isolation is a way of ensuring that the performance, stored data volume and access privileges required by one tenant and/or component does not affect other tenants and/or components. One of the conditions that ...
  • Preparation and characterization of palladium ceramic alumina membrane for hydrogen permeation. 

    Orakwe, Ifeyinwa; Shehu, Habiba; Gobina, Edward (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2019.01.033, 2019-02-02)
    ORAKWE, I., SHEHU, H. and GOBINA, E. 2019. Preparation and characterization of palladium ceramic alumina membrane for hydrogen permeation. International journal of hydrogen energy [online], In Press. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2019.01.033
    In this study, a tubular palladium membrane has been prepared by an electroless plating method using palladium II chloride as a precursor with the intent of not having a completely dense film since its application does not ...
  • Influence of reduced graphene oxide on epoxy/carbon fibre-reinforced hybrid composite: flexural and shear properties under varying temperature conditions. 

    Jenkins, Paddy; Siddique, Shohel; Khan, Samrin; Usman, Aliyu; Starost, Kristof; MacPherson, Allan; Bari, Pravin; Mishra, Satyendra; Njuguna, James
    JENKINS, P., SIDDIQUE, S., KHAN, S., USMAN, A., STAROST, K., MACPHERSON, A., BARI, P., MISHRA, S. and NJUGUNA, J. 2019. Influence of reduced graphene oxide on epoxy/carbon fibre-reinforced hybrid composite: flexural and shear properties under varying temperature conditions. Advanced engineering materials [online], (accepted).
    This study investigated the effectiveness of reduced graphene oxide as nanofiller in enhancing epoxy/carbon fibre-reinforced composite at varying temperature conditions. The graphene oxide was synthesised using modified ...
  • Multi-label classification via label correlation and first order feature dependence features in a data stream. 

    Nguyen, Tien Thanh; Nguyen, Thi Thu Thuy; Luong, Anh Vu; Nguyen, Quoc Viet Hung; Liew, Alan Wee-Chung; Stantic, Bela (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.patcog.2019.01.007, 2019-01-06)
    NGUYEN, T.T., NGUYEN, T.T.T., LUONG, A.V., NGUYEN, Q.V.H., LIEW, A.W.-C. and STANTIC, B. 2019. Multi-label classification via label correlation and first order feature dependance in a data stream. Pattern recognition [online], 90, pages 35-51. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.patcog.2019.01.007
    Many batch learning algorithms have been introduced for offline multi-label classification (MLC) over the years. However, the increasing data volume in many applications such as social networks, sensor networks, and traffic ...
  • Fall prediction using behavioural modelling from sensor data in smart homes. 

    Forbes, Glenn; Massie, Stewart; Craw, Susan
    FORBES, G., MASSIE, S. and CRAW, S. [2019]. Fall prediction using behavioural modelling from sensor data in smart homes. Artificial intelligence review [online], (accepted). Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10462-019-09687-7
    The number of methods for identifying potential fall risk is growing as the rate of elderly fallers continues to rise in the UK. Assessments for identifying risk of falling are usually performed in hospitals and other ...
  • A review of vibration detection methods using accelerometer sensors for water pipeline leakage. 

    Ismail, Mohd Ismifaizul Mohd; Dziyauddin, Rudzidatul Akmam; Ahmad-Salleh, Noor Azurati; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Bani, Nurul Aini; Izhar, Mohd Azri Mohd; Latiff, L. A. (IEEE https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2896302, 2019-01-30)
    ISMAIL, M.I.M., DZIYAUDDIN, R.A., AHMAD-SALLEH, N.A., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., BANI, N.A., IZHAR, M.A.M. and LATIFF, L.A. 2019. A review of vibration detection methods using accelerometer sensors for water pipeline leakage. IEEE access [online], Early Access. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2896302
    Water pipeline leakage detection is still an important issue, particularly for the development of smart cities. Thus, this paper reviews water pipeline leakage detection techniques, which can be classified into three ...
  • Predicting service levels using neural networks. 

    Ainslie, Russell; McCall, John; Shakya, Siddhartha; Owusu, Gilbert (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-71078-5_35, 2017-11-21)
    AINSLIE, R., MCCALL, J., SHAKYA, S. and OWUSU, G. 2017. Predicting service levels using neural networks. In Bramer, M. and Petridis, M. (eds.) Artificial intelligence XXXIV: proceedings of the 37th SGAI International innovative techniques and applications of artificial intelligence conference 2017 (AI 2017), 12-14 December 2017, Cambridge, UK. Lecture notes in computer science, 10630. Cham: Springer [online], pages 411-416. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-71078-5_35
    In this paper we present a method to predict service levels in utility companies, giving them advanced visibility of expected service outcomes and helping them to ensure adherence to service level agreements made to their ...

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