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  • Facilitating DL-based hybrid reasoning with inference fusion. 

    Hu, Bo; Arana, Ines; Compatangelo, Ernesto (Springer-Verlag, 2002-12)
    HU, B., ARANA, I. and COMPATANGELO, E. 2002. Facilitating DL-based hybrid reasoning with inference fusion. In: M. BRAMER and A. PREECE eds. Research and Development in Intelligent Systems XIX: Proceedings of ES2002, the Twenty-second SGAI International Conference on Knowledge Based Systems and Applied Artificial Intelligence. December 2002. Cambridge. pp. 91- 104.
    We present an extension to DL-based taxonomic reasoning by means of the proposed inference fusion, i.e. the dynamic combination of inferences from distributed heterogeneous reasoners. Our approach integrates results ...
  • Facilitating DL-based hybrid reasoning with inference fusion. 

    Hu, Bo; Arana, Ines; Compatangelo, Ernesto (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0950-7051(03)00026-1, 2003-07)
    HU, B., ARANA, I. and COMPATANGELO, E., 2003. Facilitating DLbased hybrid reasoning with inference fusion. Knowledge Based Systems, 16 (5-6), pp. 42-48.
    We present an extension to DL-based taxonomic reasoning by means of inference fusion, i.e. the dynamic combination of inferences from distributed heterogeneous reasoners. Our approach integrates results from a DL-based ...
  • Facilitating query decomposition in query language modeling by association rule mining using multiple sliding windows. 

    Song, Dawei; Huang, Qiang; Ruger, Stefan; Bruza, Peter D. (Springer http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-786-7_31, 2008)
    SONG, D., HUANG, Q., RUGER, S. and BRUZA, P. D., 2008. Facilitating query decomposition in query language modeling by association rule mining using multiple sliding windows. In: C. MACDONALD, I. OUNIS, V. PLACHOURAS, I. RUTHVEN and R.W. WHITE, eds. Advances in Information Retrieval: 30th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2008, Glasgow, UK, March 30-April 3, 2008; Proceedings. Berlin: Springer. pp. 334-345.
    This paper presents a novel framework to further advance the recent trend of using query decomposition and high-order term re- lationships in query language modeling, which takes into account terms implicitly associated ...
  • FADE AWAY and RADIATE. 

    Buckley, Jim (http://www.arttrail.ie, 2007-09)
    (2007) FADE AWAY and RADIATE (artwork), Firkin Crane building, Cork, Ireland. September 2007. Commissioned by Art Trail Visual Arts Festival (http://www.arttrail.ie) for ‘SLOWSPACE FASTPACE ‘ exhibition. Curator Rana Ozturk.
  • Failure prognostic schemes and database design of a software tool for efficient management of wind turbine maintenance. 

    Sinha, Yashwant; Steel, John A. (Multi-Science / Sage http://dx.doi.org/10.1260/0309-524X.39.4.453, 2015)
    SINHA, Y. and STEEL, J., 2015. Failure prognostic schemes and database design of a software tool for efficient management of wind turbine maintenance. Wind Engineering, Vol 39 (4), pp. 453-478.
    Wind Turbines require numerous and varied types of maintenance activities throughout their lifespan, the frequency of which increases with years in operation. At present the proportion of maintenance cost to the total cost ...
  • Feed-in tariff for solar photovoltaic: the rise of Japan. 

    Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Abu-Bakar, Siti Hawa; Munir, Abu Bakar; Yasin, Siti Hajar Mohd; Ramirez-Iniguez, Roberto; McMeekin, Scott G.; Stewart, Brian G.; Sarmah, Nabin; Mallick, Tapas Kumar; Rahim, Ruzairi Abdul; Karim, Md Ershadul; Ahmad, Salman; Tahar, Razman Mat (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2014.03.012, 2014-03-22)
    MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., ABU-BAKAR, S.H., MUNIR, A.B., YASIN, S.H.M., RAMIREZ-INIGUEZ, R., MCMEEKIN, S.G., STEWART, B.G., SARMAH, N., MALLICK, T.K., RAHIM, R.A., KARIM, M.E., AHMAD, S. and TAHAR, R.M. 2014. Feed-in tariff for solar photovoltaic: the rise of Japan. Renewable energy [online], 68, pages 636-643. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2014.03.012
    Japan started implementing a national Feed-In Tariff (FiT) mechanism on the 1st July 2012, which included specific payment tariffs for solar photovoltaic (PV) installations. This marks a new era in the renewable energy ...
  • Fetishism and the stories of feminist art. 

    Kokoli, Alexandra M. (Cambridge Scholars Publishing., 2008)
    KOKOLI, A. M., 2008. Fetishism and the stories of feminist art. In: A. M. KOKOLI, ed. Feminism reframed: reflections on art and difference. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 206-226.
  • Few-shot classifier GAN. 

    Ali-Gombe, Adamu; Elyan, Eyad; Savoye, Yann; Jayne, Chrisina
    ALI-GOMBE, A., ELYAN, E., SAVOYE, Y. and JAYNE, C. 2018. Few-shot classifier GAN. Presented at the International joint conference on neural networks 2018 (IJCNN 2018), 8-13 July 2018, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Fine-grained image classification with a few-shot classifier is a highly challenging open problem at the core of a numerous data labeling applications. In this paper, we present Few-shot Classifier Generative Adversarial ...
  • A fiber optic biosensor for the detection of cholesterol levels based on chitosan coated long period grating. 

    Mathews, C. Bobby; Libish, T. M.; Kaushalkumar, B.; Vivek, V.; Prabhu, Radhakrishna; Radhakrishnan, P. (Springer/Tianjin University of Technology https://doi.org/10.1007/s11801-016-5229-9, 2016-01-10)
    MATHEWS, C.B., LIBISH, T.M., KAUSHALKUMAR, B., VIVEK, V., PRABHU, R. and RADHAKRISHNAN, P. 2016. A fiber optic biosensor for the detection of cholesterol levels based on chitosan coated long period grating. Optoelectronics letters [online], 12(1), pages 23-26. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11801-016-5229-9
    A fiber optic sensor for the measurement of total cholesterol is designed and developed. The developed chitosan coated long period grating (LPG) sensor shows a sensitivity of 5.025×106 pm·mL/g in the measurement range of ...
  • Fibre optic sensor to detect heavy metal pollutants in water environments. 

    Bhavsar, Kaushalkumar; Hurston, Emma; Prabhu, Radhakrishna; Joseph, Ginson P. (IEEE https://doi.org/10.1109/OCEANSE.2017.8084982, 2017-06-19)
    BHAVSAR, K., HURSTON, E., PRABHU, R. and JOSEPH, G.P. 2017. Fibre optic sensor to detect heavy metal pollutants in water environments. In Proceedings of the 60th MTS/IEEE OCEANS conference (OCEANS'17): a vision for sustaining our marine futures, 19-22 June 2017, Aberdeen, UK. New York: IEEE [online], article ID 8084982. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/OCEANSE.2017.8084982
    Heavy metal ion pollution emerges as a potential threat to humankind and the ecosystem due to their increased spreading into the environment. Detection of highly toxic heavy metal ions requires rapid, simple, sensitive and ...
  • Fiduciary content in joint ventures and partnering contracts in the construction industry. 

    Begg, Paul D. (LexisNexis, 2003-10)
    BEGG, P.D., 2003. Fiduciary content in joint ventures and partnering contracts in the construction industry. Scottish Law & Practice Quarterly, 8 (4), pp. 272-288
    ‘Partnering’ is a co-operative arrangement in the construction industry which is commonly based on general expressions of trust, co-operation and good faith. However it seems that partnering parties can have negligible ...
  • Financial analysis on the proposed renewable heat incentive for residential houses in the United Kingdom: a case study on the solar thermal system. 

    Abu-Bakar, Siti Hawa; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Ramirez-Iniguez, Roberto; Munir, Abu Bakar; Yasin, Siti Hajar Mohd; Mallick, Tapas Kumar; McLennan, Campbell; Rahim, Ruzairi Abdul (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2013.10.018, 2013-10-25)
    ABU-BAKAR, S.H., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., RAMIREZ-INIGUEZ, R., MUNIR, A.B., YASIN, S.H.M., MALLICK, T.K., MCLENNAN, C. and RAHIM, R.A. 2014. Financial analysis on the proposed renewable heat incentive for residential houses in the United Kingdom: a case study on the solar thermal system. Energy policy [online], 65, pages 552-561. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2013.10.018
    This short communication paper focuses on the renewable heat incentive (RHI) scheme in the United Kingdom (UK); and in particular, on its implication on domestic installations of solar thermal systems (STSs). First, a short ...
  • Finding the hidden gems: recommending untagged music. 

    Horsburgh, Ben; Craw, Susan; Massie, Stewart; Boswell, Robin (AAAI Press/ International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence., 2011)
    HORSBURGH, B., CRAW, S., MASSIE, S. and BOSWELL, R., 2011. Finding the hidden gems: recommending untagged music. In: WALSH, T., ed. Proceedings of the Twenty-Second International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence. 16-22 July 2011. Menlo Park, California: AAAI Press/ International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence. Pp. 2256-2261
    We have developed a novel hybrid representation for Music Information Retrieval. Our representation is built by incorporating audio content into the tag space in a tag-track matrix, and then learning hybrid concepts ...
  • A fine-grained random forests using class decomposition: an application to medical diagnosis. 

    Elyan, Eyad; Gaber, Mohamed Medhat (Springer http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00521-015-2064-z, 2015-09-22)
    ELYAN, E. and GABER, M.M. 2015. A fine-grained random forests using class decomposition: an application to medical diagnosis. Neural computing and applications [online], FirstOnline. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00521-015-2064-z
    Class decomposition describes the process of segmenting each class into a number of homogeneous subclasses. This can be naturally achieved through clustering. Utilising class decomposition can provide a number of benefits ...
  • FITsense: employing multi-modal sensors in smart homes to predict falls. 

    Massie, Stewart; Forbes, Glenn; Craw, Susan; Fraser, Lucy; Hamilton, Graeme (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-01081-2_17, 2018-10-09)
    MASSIE, S., FORBES, G., CRAW, S., FRASER, L. and HAMILTON, G. 2018. FITsense: employing multi-modal sensors in smart homes to predict falls. In Cox, M.T., Funk, P. and Begum, S. (eds.) Lecture notes in computer science, 11156. Case-based reasoning research and development; proceedings of the 26th International conference on case-based reasoning (ICCBR-18), 9-12 July 2018, Stockholm, Sweden. Cham: Springer [online], pages 249-263. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-01081-2_17
    As people live longer, the increasing average age of the population places additional strains on our health and social services. There are widely recognised benefits to both the individual and society from supporting people ...
  • Five principles for the practice of knowledge exchange in environmental management. 

    Reed, M. S.; Stringer, L. C.; Fazey, I.; Evely, A. C.; Kruijsen, Joanneke (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2014.07.021, 2014-09-06)
    REED, M.S., STRINGER, L.C., FAZEY, I., EVELY, A.C. and KRUIJSEN, J.H.J. 2014. Five principles for the practice of knowledge exchange in environmental management. Journal of Environmental Management [online], 146, pages 337-345. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2014.07.021
    This paper outlines five principles for effective practice of knowledge exchange, which when applied, have the potential to significantly enhance the impact of environmental management research, policy and practice. The ...
  • Flexural, impact, rheological and physical characterizations of POM reinforced by carbon nanotubes and paraffin oil. 

    Yousef, Samy; Visco, Annamaria; Galtieri, Giovanna; Njuguna, James (Wiley https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pat.3801, 2016-03-30)
    YOUSEF, S., VISCO, A., GALTIERI, G and NJUGUNA, J. 2016. Flexural, impact, rheological and physical characterizations of POM reinforced by carbon nanotubes and paraffin oil. Polymers for advanced technologies [online], 27(10), pages 1338-1344. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pat.3801
    The paraffin oil dispersion technique innovated in the recent years to synthesize bulk polymer nanocomposite materials has a uniform dispersion. This research work aims to study the effect of added carbon nanotubes (CNTs) ...
  • Flow induced acoustic resonances in heat exchangers. 

    Rae, George J. (Robert Gordon University School of Engineering, 1986-03)
    This thesis describes an investigation into the acoustic phenomenon in in-line tubular heat exchangers subjected to cross flow. The flow through such a heat exchanger can result in the production of very high noise ...
  • Flow noise identification using acoustic emission (AE) energy decomposition for sand monitoring in flow pipeline. 

    Droubi, M. Ghazi; Reuben, R. L.; Steel, John A. (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apacoust.2017.10.016, 2017-10-18)
    DROUBI, M.G., REUBEN, R.L. and STEEL, J.I. 2018. Flow noise identification using acoustic emission (AE) energy decomposition for sand monitoring in flow pipeline. Applied acoustics [online], 131, pages 5-15. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apacoust.2017.10.016
    In pipelines used for petroleum production and transportation, sand particles may be present in the multi-phase flow of oil and gas and water. The Acoustic Emission (AE) measurement technique is used in the field of sand ...
  • Foreword. 

    Agnew, Michael (IDEAS Research Institute, Robert Gordon University., 2011)
    AGNEW, M., 2011. Foreword. In: M. AGNEW, ed. Hurricane Lamb at Duff House. Aberdeen: IDEAS Research Institute. Pp. 4-5