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  • Preferential pay protection: does UK law provide poorer protection to those discriminated against on grounds of protected characteristics other than gender? 

    Downie, Margaret (Sage https://doi.org/10.1177/1358229118817163, 2019-01-08)
    DOWNIE, M. 2019. Preferential pay protection: does UK law provide poorer protection to those discriminated against on grounds of protected characteristics other than gender? International journal of decrimination and the law [online], Online First. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1177/1358229118817163
    UK law treats equal pay claims based on gender (brought under the equal pay provisions of Part 5 Chapter 3 of the Equality Act 2010) differently from equal pay claims based on other protected characteristics of age, ...
  • Ranking of geostatistical models and uncertainty quantification using Signal Detection Principle (SDP). 

    Ani, Maureen; Oluyemi, Gbenga Folorunso; Petrovski, Andrei; Rezaei-Gomari, Sina (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2018.11.024, 2018-11-15)
    ANI, M., OLUYEMI, G., PETROVSKI, A. and REZAEI-GOMARI, S. 2019. Ranking of geostatistical models and uncertainty quantification using signal detection principle (SDP). Journal of petroleum science and engineering [online], 174, pages 833-843. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2018.11.024
    The selection of an optimal model from a set of multiple realizations for dynamic reservoir modelling and production forecasts has been a persistent issue for reservoir modelers and decision makers. Current evidence has ...
  • The art of life adapting: drawing and healing. 

    Fremantle, Chris
    FREMANTLE, C. [2019]. The art of life adapting: drawing and healing. Leonardo [online], (accepted).
    The author, a practice-led researcher and cultural producer, draws on his own experience of cancer treatment and his use of art as a way to make aspects visible. He relates this to the larger intersubjective and social ...
  • The effect of water treatment unit processes on cyanobacterial trichome integrity. 

    Pestana, Carlos Joao; Capelo Neto, José; Lawton, Linda A.; Oliveira, Samylla; Carloto, Ismael; Linhares, Helísia P. (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.12.337, 2018-12-26)
    PESTANA, C.J., CAPELO-NETO, J., LAWTON, L., OLIVEIRA, S., CARLOTO, I. and LINHARES, H.P. 2019. The effect of water treatment unit processes on cyanobacterial trichome integrity. Science of the total environment [online], 659, pages 1403-1414. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.12.337
    Many toxic and/or noxious cyanobacteria appear in nature with a filamentous, stacked cell arrangement called trichomes. Although water treatment can be optimized to keep cyanobacterial cells intact and avoid the release ...
  • Consumer perception of water quality during an off-flavor event in Fortaleza-Brazil. 

    Pestana, Carlos Joao; Capelo Neto, José; Barros, Mário U. G.; Menezes, Indira; Góis, Amanda; Santos, Geovane (IWA Publishing https://doi.org/10.2166/aqua.2018.077, 2018-12-05)
    PESTANA, C.J., CAPELO NETO, J., BARROS, M.U.G., MENEZES, I., GÓIS, A. and SANTOS, G. 2018. Consumer perception of water quality during an off-flavor event in Fortaleza-Brazil. Journal of water supply: research and technology-Aqua [online], Latest Articles. Available from: https://doi.org/10.2166/aqua.2018.077
    During a taste and odor episode (2-methylisoborneol) in a reservoir that supplies the Fortaleza Metropolitan Region, Brazil, two surveys were conducted to determine tap water usage behavior as well as the sensory sensitivity ...
  • The Lancaster care charter. 

    Rodgers, Paul; Innella, Giovanni; Bremner, Craig; Coxon, Ian; Broadley, Cara; Cadamuro, Alessia; Carleklev, Stephanie; Chan, Kwan; Dilnot, Clive; Fathers, James; Fennell, Jac; Fremantle, Chris; French, Tara; Henriques, Diogo; Jones, Peter Lloyd; Kettley, Richard; Kettley, Sarah; Khan, Mashal; Logge, Karl; Archer-Martin, Jen; McHattie, Lynn-Sayers; Pulley, Robert; Shahar, Dina; Teal, Gemma; Tewari, Saurabh; Treadaway, Cathy; Tsekleves, Emmanuel; Valadkeshyaei, Hamed Moradi; Ventura, Jonathan; Watt, Trudy A.; Wiltse, Heather; Winton, Euan (MIT Press https://doi.org/ 10.1162/desi_a_00522, 2019-01-01)
    RODGERS, P., INNELLA, G., BREMNER, C., COXON, I., BROADLEY, C., CADAMUNRO, A., CARLEKLEV, S., CHAN, K., DILNOT, C., FATHERS, J., FENNELL, J., FREMANTLE, C., FRENCH, T., HENRIQUES, D., JONES, P.L., KETTLEY, R., KETTLEY, S., KHAN, M., LOGGE, K., ARCHER-MARTIN, J., MCHATTIE, J.-S., PULLEY, R., SHAHAR, D., TEAL, G., TEWARI, S., TREADAWAY, C., TSEKLEVES, E., VALADKESHYAEI, H.M., VENTURA, J., WATT, T.A., WILTSE, H. and WINTON, E. 2019. The Lancaster care charter. Design issues [online], 35(1), pages 73-77. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1162/desi_a_00522
    In the fall of 1991 the Munich Design Charter was published in Design Issues. This charter was written as a design-led “call to arms” on the future nations and boundaries of Europe. The signatories of the Munich Design ...
  • Waveguide-based machine readable fluorescence security feature for border control and security applications. 

    Johny, Jincy; Bhavsar, Kaushalkumar; Officer, Simon J.; Adams, Morgan; Prabhu, Radhakrishna (SPIE https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2501974, 2018-10-08)
    JOHNY, J., BHAVSAR, K., OFFICER, S., ADAMS, M., PRABHU, R. 2018. Waveguide-based machine readable fluorescence security feature for border control and security applications. In Bouma, H., Prabhu, R., Stokes, R.J. and Yitzhaky, Y. (eds). Proceedings of the Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) security and defence conference 2018, volume 10802: counterterrorism, crime fighting, forensics and surveillance technologies II, 10-11 September 2018, Berlin, Germany. Bellingham: SPIE [online], article ID 1080209. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2501974
    Border security challenges and immigration issues are increasing considerably in recent years. Counterfeiting and fraudulent use of identity and other travel documents are posing serious threats and safety concerns worldwide, ...
  • Feasibility analysis of unique ID (UID) generation for personal authentication of valuable documents using dorsal hand vein pattern. 

    Ambadiyil, Sajan; Jayarajan, Reema; Pillai, V. P. Mahadevan; Prabhu, Radhakrishna (SPIE https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2325346, 2018-10-08)
    AMBADIYIL, S., JAYARAIAN, R., PILLAI, V.P.M. and PRABHU, R. 2018. Feasibility analysis of unique ID (UID) generation for personal authentication of valuable documents using dorsal hand vein pattern. In Bouma, H., Prabhu, R., Stokes, R.J. and Yitzhaky, Y. (eds). Proceedings of the Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) security and defence conference 2018, volume 10802: counterterrorism, crime fighting, forensics and surveillance technologies II, 10-11 September 2018, Berlin, Germany. Bellingham: SPIE [online], article ID 108020H. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2325346
    Reliable personal authentication is a critical and vital obligation to the security in all the real-world applications. Nevertheless, biometric features are effectively used for the personal authentication, in some cases ...
  • Isolation of macro-nuclear DNA from the rumen ciliate Entodinium caudatum. 

    Young, Kenneth W.; Thomas, Nadine A.; Duval, Stephane M.; Newbold, C. Jamie; Fried, Johannes; Brown, David S.; Hackstein, Johannes H. P.; Michalowski, Tadeusz; McEwan, Neil R. (International society of endocytobiology (ISE) https://zs.thulb.uni-jena.de/receive/jportal_jparticle_00355360, 2015-12-31)
    YOUNG, K.W., THOMAS, N.A., DUVAL, S.M., NEWBOLD, J., FRIED, J., BROWN, D.S., HACKSTEIN, J.H.P., MICHALOWSKI, T. and MCEWAN, N.R. 2015. Isolation of macro-nuclear DNA from the rumen ciliate Entodinium caudatum. Journal of endocytobiosis and cell research [online], 26, pages 50-55. Available from: https://zs.thulb.uni-jena.de/receive/jportal_jparticle_00355360
    A method is described which allows isolation of macronuclear DNA from the rumen ciliate Entodinium caudatum. Ciliate cells were enriched from the total microbial population in the rumen of sheep with a single ciliate species ...
  • Patients' learning in cyberspace: a thematic analysis of patient-patient discussions in a chronic illness Facebook page 

    Stevens, Gemma; O'Donnell, Victoria L; Williams, Lynn (Inderscience https://doi.org/10.1504/IJWBC.2018.096253, 2018-11-13)
    STEVENS, G., O'DONNELL, V.L. and WILLIAMS, L. 2018. Patients' learning in cyberspace: a thematic analysis of patient-patient discussions in a chronic illness Facebook page. International journal of web based communities [online], 14(4), pages 417-431. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1504/IJWBC.2018.096253
    Online support groups play an increasingly important role in patients' lived experience of chronic illness. The objective of this study was to explore how learning takes place from patients' interactions in an online chronic ...
  • Epizootic rabbit enteropathy (ERE): a review of current knowledge. 

    Puón-Peláez, X.-H. D.; McEwan, Neil R.; Olvera-Ramirez, Andrea Margarita (European Scientific Institute https://doi.org/10.19044/esj.2018.v14n36p137, 2018-12-30)
    PUÓN-PALÁEZ, X.-H.D., MCEWAN, N.R. and OLVERA-RAMIREZ, A.M. 2018. Epizootic rabbit enteropathy (ERE): a review of current knowledge. European scientific journal [online], 14(36), pages 137-149. Available from: https://doi.org/10.19044/esj.2018.v14n36p137
    This literature review deals with Epizootic rabbit enteropathy (ERE), a condition which is potentially fatal to infected animals and continues to threaten the rabbit production industry internationally. The documented ...
  • An existential and spiritual discussion about childbirth: contrasting spirituality at the beginning and end of life. 

    Wojtkowiak, Joanna; Crowther, Susan (APA https://doi.org/10.1037/scp0000188, 2018-12-31)
    WOJTKOWIAK, J. and CROWTHER, S. 2018. An existential and spiritual discussion about childbirth: contrasting spirituality at the beginning and end of life. Spirituality in clinical practice [online], 5(4), pages 261-272. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1037/scp0000188
    Birth and death are both fundamental human experiences. The end of life has been a major topic in philosophical, psychological, and sociological debates. Meanwhile, the beginning of life seems to be ignored in discussions ...
  • A case study of the implementation and sustainability of medication reviews in older patients by clinical pharmacists. 

    Kempen, Thomas G. H.; Gillespie, Ulrika; Färdborg, Maria; McIntosh, Jennifer; Mair, Alpana; Stewart, Derek C. (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2018.12.006, 2018-12-19)
    KEMPEN, T.G.H., GILLESPIE, U., FÄRDBORG, M., MCINTOSH, J., MAIR, A. and STEWART, D. A case study of the implementation and sustainability of medication reviews in older patients by clinical pharmacists. Research in social and administrative pharmacy [online], In Press. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2018.12.006
    Background : Medication reviews have been introduced as healthcare interventions to decrease inappropriate polypharmacy in older patients, but implementation in practice is challenging. Objective: This case study aimed to ...
  • A Scottish and Japanese experience of patient-centred diabetic care: descriptive study of interprofessional education on live webinar. 

    Sumematsu, Mina; Joseph, Sundari Catherine; Abe, Keiko; Yasui, Hiroki; Takahashi, Noriyuki; Okazaki, Kentaro; Haxton, Jenni; McFadyen, Morag C. E.; Walker, Patrick; Diack, Lesley (Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine https://doi.org/10.18999/nagjms.80.4.465, 2018-11-30)
    SUEMATSU, M., JOSEPH, S., ABE, K., YASUI, H., TAKAHASHI, N., OKAZAKI, K., HAXTON, J., MCFADYEN, M., WALKER, P. and DIACK, L. 2018. A Scottish and Japanese experience of patient-centred diabetic care: descriptive study of interprofessional education on live webinar. Nagoya journal of medical science [online], 80(4), pages 465-473. Available from: https://doi.org/10.18999/nagjms.80.4.465
    To minimise the global burden of diabetes, the awareness of appropriate intervention methods for diabetes education and practice is essential. This project is the first international interprofessional education (IIPE) for ...
  • Highland romance or Viking saga? The contradictory branding of Orkney Tweed in the twentieth century. 

    Pedersen, Sarah; Peach, Andrea (OUP https://doi.org/10.1093/jdh/epy046, 2018-12-14)
    PEDERSEN, S. and PEACH, A. 2018. Highland romance or Viking saga? The contradictory branding of Orkney Tweed in the twentieth century. Journal of design history [online], Advance articles. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1093/jdh/epy046
    Few have heard of Orkney tweed today, but in the mid-twentieth century it was as well known as Harris Tweed, and praised for its soft and light characteristics. This article investigates the rise and fall of Orkney tweed ...
  • A theoretically informed survey of the views and experiences of practicing pharmacists on research conduct, dissemination and translation. 

    Stewart, Derek C.; Cunningham, Scott; Strath, Alison; MacLure, Andrew; Gibson Smith, Kathrine Lesley; Rushworth, Gordon F.; Dreischulte, Tobias; Nicolson, Christopher; Pfleger, David; Tiernan, Dawn; MacLure, Katie (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2018.12.005, 2018-12-13)
    STEWART, D., CUNNINGHAM, S., STRATH, A., MACLURE, A., GIBSON-SMITH, K., RUSHWORTH, G.F., DREISCHULTE, T., NICOLSON, C., PFLEGER, D., TIERNAN, D. and MACLURE, K. 2018. A theoretically informed survey of the views and experiences of practicing pharmacists on research conduct, dissemination and translation. Research in social and administrative pharmacy [online], In Press. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2018.12.005
    Background: While studies have reported pharmacists’ perspectives of research involvement, almost all are limited by sector, have little focus on research translation and have not incorporated behavior change theory. ...
  • Toxic Toxteth: understanding press stigmatization of Toxteth during the 1981 uprising. 

    Butler, Alice
    BUTLER, A. [2018]. Toxic Toxteth: understanding press stigmatization of Toxteth during the 1981 uprising. Journalism [online], (accepted).
    The paper begins with a review of the literature of media stigmatization before discussing the research design. It then turns to a consideration of Liverpool and Toxteth’s stigmatized image before presenting my findings ...
  • Observation of stimulated emission from Rhodamine 6G-polymer aggregate adsorbed at foam interfaces. 

    Pancholi, Ketan; Robertson, Peter K. J.; Okpozo, Paul; Beattie, Neil S.; Huo, Dehong (IOP https://doi.org/10.1088/2515-7655/aaec3d, 2018-12-11)
    PANCHOLI, K., ROBERTSON, P.K.J., OKPOZO, P., BEATTIE, N.S. and HUO, D. 2019. Observation of stimulated emission from Rhodamine 6G-polymer aggregate adsorbed at foam interfaces. Journal of physics: energy [online], 1(1), article ID 015007. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1088/2515-7655/aaec3d
    This paper reports for the first time the observation of stimulated emissions from the gas–liquid interface between two adjacent bubbles in highly ordered foams containing Rhodamine 6 G and surfactant. Stimulated emissions ...
  • Sustainable energy for emerging nations development: a case study on Togo renewable energy. 

    Kansongue, Nanimpo; Njuguna, James; Vertigans, Stephen (IEEE https://doi.org/10.1109/PowerAfrica.2018.8521054, 2018-11-05)
    KANSONGUE, N., NJUGUNA, J. and VERTIGANS, S. 2018. Sustainable energy for emerging nations development: a case study on Togo renewable energy. In Proceedings of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Power and Energy Society (PES) and Industrial Applications Society (IAS) PowerAfrica 2018 conference, 26-29 June 2018, Cape Town, South Africa. Piscataway: IEEE [online], pages 137-141. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/PowerAfrica.2018.8521054
    This paper explores the need for an appropriate energy delivery, placing emphasis on the role of the indigenous people in developing their future needs. The case study is based on Togo renewable energy sustainability and ...
  • An analysis of indirect optimisation strategies for scheduling. 

    Neau, Charles; Regnier-Coudert, Olivier; McCall, John (IEEE https://doi.org/10.1109/CEC.2018.8477967, 2018-10-04)
    NEAU, C., REGNIER-COUDERT, O. and MCCALL, J. 2018. An analysis of indirect optimisation strategies for scheduling. In Proceedings of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) congress on evolutionary computation (IEEE CEC 2018), 8-13 July 2018, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Piscataway: IEEE [online], article ID 8477967. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/CEC.2018.8477967
    By incorporating domain knowledge, simple greedy procedures can be defined to generate reasonably good solutions to many optimisation problems. However, such solutions are unlikely to be optimal and their quality often ...