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  • Where, when, why: academic authorship in the UK. 

    PEDERSEN, S. (University of Toronto Press http://www.utpjournals.press/loi/jsp, 1998-04-30)
    PEDERSEN, S. 1998. Where, when, why: academic authorship in the UK. Journal of scholarly publishing, 29(3), pages 154-166.
    This article offers a snapshot of the status of and pressures on the academic author in the UK at the end of the twentieth century. The Research Assessment Exercise of 1996 and the Report of the Inquiry into Higher Education, ...
  • Suppository formulations as a potential treatment for nephropathic cystinosis. 

    McKenzie, Barbara; Kay, Graeme; Matthews, Kerr H.; Cairns, Donald (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1002/jps.23246, 2012-07-06)
    BUCHAN, B., KAY, G., MATTHEWS, K.H. and CAIRNS, D. 2012. Suppository formulations as a potential treatment for nephropathic cystinosis. Journal of pharmaceutical sciences [online], 101(10), pages 3729-2738. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/jps.23246
    Nephropathic cystinosis is a rare autosomal recessive disease characterised by raised lysosomal levels of cystine in the cells of all the organs. It is treated by the 6-h oral administration of the aminothiol, cysteamine, ...
  • "Blaming-the-poor": strengths and development discourses which obfuscate neo-liberal and individualist ideologies. 

    Smith, Linda Harms (Sage https://doi.org/10.1177/0020872815594218, 2015-09-24)
    SMITH, L.H. 2017. "Blaming-the-poor": strengths and development discourses which obfuscate neo-liberal and individualist ideologies. International social work [online], 60(2), pages 336-350. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1177/0020872815594218
    Critical interrogation of social work texts reveals ideologies contributing to hegemonic 'taken-for-granted' knowledge that maintains oppressive power relations. In the South African context of ongoing inequality after the ...
  • A random key based estimation of distribution algorithm for the permutation flowshop scheduling problem. 

    Ayodele, Mayowa; McCall, John; Regnier-Coudert, Olivier; Bowie, Liam (IEEE, 2017-06-05)
    AYODELE, M., MCCALL, J., REGNIER-COUDERT, O. and BOWIE, L. 2017. A random key based estimation of distribution algorithm for the permutation flowshop scheduling problem. To be presented at the IEEE congress on evolutionary computation (CEC 2017), 5-8 June 2017, San Sebastian, Spain.
    Random Key (RK) is an alternative representation for permutation problems that enables application of techniques generally used for continuous optimisation. Although the benefit of RKs to permutation optimisation has been ...
  • Estimation of distribution algorithms for the multi-mode resource constrained project scheduling problem. 

    Ayodele, Mayowa; McCall, John; Regnier-Coudert, Olivier (IEEE, 2017-06-05)
    AYODELE, M., MCCALL, J. and REGNIER-COUDERT, O. 2017. Estimation of distribution algorithms for the multi-mode resource constrained project scheduling problem. To be presented at the IEEE congress on evolutionary computation 2017, 5-8 June 2017, San Sebastian, Spain.
    Multi-Mode Resource Constrained Project Problem (MRCPSP) is a multi-component problem which combines two interacting sub-problems; activity scheduling and mode assignment. Multi-component problems have been of research ...
  • Averaged model of modular multilevel converter in rotating DQ frame. 

    Sinha, Yashwant; Nampally, Ashok (IEEE https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRERA.2016.7884559, 2016-11-20)
    SINHA, Y. and NAMPALLY, A. 2016. Averaged model of modular multilevel converter in rotating DQ frame. In the Proceedings of the 5th IEEE international conference on renewable energy research and applications (ICRERA 2016), 20 - 23 November 2016, Birmingham, UK. New York: IEEE [online], pages 319-324. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRERA.2016.7884559
    This paper proposes an average model of Modular Multilevel Converter (MMC) in rotating DQ frame. The proposed MMC model has a modular structure and can be linked with other power elements such as AC and DC subsystems. ...
  • Linearized DQ averaged model of modular multilevel converter. 

    Sinha, Yashwant; Nampally, Ashok (IEEE https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRERA.2016.7884458, 2016-11-20)
    SINHA, Y. and NAMPALLY, A. 2016. Linearized DQ averaged model of modular multilevel converter. In Proceedings of the 5th IEEE international conference on renewable energy research and applications (ICRERA 2016), 20 - 23 November 2016, Birmingham, UK. New York: IEEE [online], pages 861-866. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRERA.2016.7884458
    This paper proposes a linearized model of Modular Multilevel Converter (MMC) in DQ frame. The proposed MMC model has a modularstructure and can be linked with other power elements such as AC and DC subsystems.The main ...
  • Modular multilevel converter modulation using fundamental switching selective harmonic elimination method. 

    Sinha, Yashwant; Nampally, Ashok (IEEE https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRERA.2016.7884431, 2016-11-20)
    SINHA, Y. and NAMPALLY, A. 2016. Modular multilevel converter modulation using fundamental switching selective harmonic elimination method. In Proceedings of the 5th IEEE international conference on renewable energy research and applications (ICRERA 2016), 20 -23 November 2016, Birminham, UK. New York: IEEE [online], pages 736-741. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRERA.2016.7884431.
    This paper address the issue of low order harmonics in a modular multilevel converter (MMC). Using fundamental switching selective harmonic elimination (SHE), the control angles are calculated from nonlinear equations by ...
  • Critical art in contemporary Macedonia. 

    Blackwood, Jon (Mala Galerija, 2016-12-31)
    BLACKWOOD, J. 2016. Critical art in contemporary Macedonia. Skopje: Mala Galerija.
    This book is the first in-depth study, in English, of contemporary art in Macedonia. Featuring a critical introduction, and over twenty interviews with contemporary artists, cultural workers, curators and writers, this ...
  • Challenges of infrastructure procurement in emerging economies and implications for economic development: a case study of Ghana. 

    Ankrah, Nii; Mante, Joseph; Ndekugri, Issaka (Routledge https://www.routledge.com/Real-Estate-Construction-and-Economic-Development-in-Emerging-Market-Economies/Abdulai-Obeng-Odoom-Ochieng-Maliene/p/book/9780415747899, 2015-11-09)
    ANKRAH, N., MANTE, J. and NDEKUGRI, I. 2015. Challenges of infrastructure procurement in emerging economies and implications for economic development: a case study of Ghana. In Abdulai, R.T., Obeng-Odoom, F., Ochieng, E. and Maliene, V. (eds.) Real estate, construction and economic development in emerging market economies. Oxon: Routledge, chapter 9, pages 174-201. Available from: https://www.routledge.com/Real-Estate-Construction-and-Economic-Development-in-Emerging-Market-Economies/Abdulai-Obeng-Odoom-Ochieng-Maliene/p/book/9780415747899
    Infrastructure comprises the physical facilities, institutions and organisational structures or the social and economic foundations for the operation of a society (UNCTAD, 2008). The World Bank (1994) defines infrastructure ...
  • Arbitrability in the context of Ghana's new arbitration law. 

    Mante, Joseph; Ndekugri, Issaka (Sweet and Maxwell http://westlaw.co.uk, 2012-04-30)
    MANTE, J. and NDEKUGRI, I. 2012. Arbitrability in the context of Ghana's new arbitration law. International arbitration law review [online], 15(2), pages 31-41. Available from: https://westlaw.co.uk
    Examines the approach of Ghana's Alternative Dispute Resolution Act 2010 to the question of arbitrability. Reflects on the concept of "arbitrability" under international law, the relevant trends emerging from case law, and ...
  • The effect of early berthing prospects on the energy efficiency operational index in oil tanker vessels. 

    Acomi, Nicoleta; Acomi, Ovidiu (IOP https://doi.org/10.1088/1757-899X/145/8/082001, 2016-08-23)
    ACOMI, N. and ACOMI, O.C. 2016. The effect of early berthing prospects on the energy efficiency operational index in oil tanker vessels. IOP conference series: materials science and engineering; Proceedings of the 4th modern technologies in industrial engineering, 15 -18 June 2016, Lasi, Romania. Bristol: IOP Publishing [online], 145, article ID 082001. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1088/1757-899X/145/8/082001
    Marine pollution is one of the main concerns of our society. In order to reduce air pollution produced by ships, the International Maritime Organization has developed technical, operational and management measures. Part ...
  • Understanding the ecology of the Personally Significant Learning Environment (PSLE): one year on. 

    Stephens, Moira; Patterson, Christopher; Price, Ann M.; Snelgrove-Clarke, Erna; Work, Fiona; Chiang, Vico (Jill Rogers Associates https://www.jillrogersassociates.co.uk/net2016abstractsandcorepapers.html, 2016-09-06)
    STEPHENS, M., PATTERSON, C., PRICE, A.M., SNELGROVE-CLARKE, E., WORK, F. and CHIANG, V.C.L. 2016. Understanding the ecology of the Personally Significant Learning Environment (PSLE): one year on. In Proceedings of 27th international networking for healthcare education conference (NET2016), 6-8 September 2016, Cambridge, UK. Kingston-upon-Thames: Jill Rogers Associates, Group 2 EIE2, pages 8-9. Available from: https://www.jillrogersassociates.co.uk/net2016abstractsandcorepapers.html
    Background - Personal learning environments (PLE) have been shown to be critical in how students negotiate, manage and experience their learning. Understandings of PLEs are largely restricted by narrow definitions that ...
  • What are the patterns of personal learning environments (PLE) for undergraduate students undertaking degrees in nursing. 

    Price, Ann M.; Stephens, Moira; Patterson, Christopher; Snelgrove-Clarke, Erna; Work, Fiona; Chiang, Vico (Jill Rogers Associates https://www.jillrogersassociates.co.uk/net2015abstractsandcorepapers.html, 2015-09-09)
    PRICE, A., STEPHENS, M., PATTERSON, C., SNELGROVE-CLARKE, E., WORK, F. and CHIANG, V. 2015. What are the patterns of personal learning environments (PLE) for undergraduate students undertaking degrees in nursing. In Proceedings of the 26th international networking for healthcare education conference (NET2015), 8-10 September 2015, Cambridge, UK. Kingston-upon-Thames: Jill Rogers [online], Group 2 LTS, pages 3-7. Available from: https://www.jillrogersassociates.co.uk/net2015abstractsandcorepapers.html
    Background - Undergraduate students engage with learning and teaching resources provided by the university to greater or lesser degrees. In doing so, they develop their own personal learning environments (PLE) which may ...
  • Public engagement and participation in sustainable transport issues. 

    Laing, Richard Alexander; Tait, Elizabeth; Gray, David (RICS/COBRA http://www.care-north.eu/sites/default/files/COBRA%20paper.pdf, 2012-09-11)
    LAING, R., TAIT, E. and GRAY, D. 2012. Public engagement and participation in sustainable transport issues. Presented at the construction, building and real estate research conference of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS COBRA 2012), 11-13 September 2012, Las Vegas, Nevada. London: RICS. Hosted on www.care-north.eu [online]. Available from: www.care-north.eu/sites/default/files/COBRA paper.pdf
    Currently, emissions from transport represent a quarter of Scotland's total. While the Scottish Government has identified a number of transport policies, which would contribute to Scotland's ability to meet its targets, ...
  • An analysis of policy to practice initiatives in Scotland: what are the key lessons learned? 

    Shuai, Ziying; Macduff, Colin (Wiley https://doi.org/10.1111/jonm.12389, 2016-05-11)
    SHUAI, Z. and MACDUFF, C. 2016. An analysis of policy to practice initiatives in Scotland: what are the key lessons learned? Journal of nursing management [online], 24(6), pages 825-833. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/jonm.12389
    Aim - The study sought to identify and explain common issues and lessons arising from four national health policy initiatives related to nursing, midwifery and allied health professions (NMAHPs) in Scotland between 2005 ...
  • The behaviors and experiences of the community pharmacy team on the provision of multi-compartment compliance aids. 

    Stewart, Derek C.; McDonald, Craig; MacLeod, Joan; MacLure, Katie; Gray, Gwen; McIntosh, Trudi (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2017.04.004, 2017-04-09)
    STEWART, D., MCDONALD, C., MACLEOD, J., MACLURE, K., GRAY, G. and MCINTOSH, T. 2017. The behaviors and experiences of the community pharmacy team on the provision of multi-compartment compliance aids. Research in social and administrative pharmacy [online], In Press. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2017.04.004
    Background - Multi-compartment compliance aids (MCAs) are repackaging systems for solid dosage form medicines. Acknowledging the lack of evidence that MCAs improve adherence or clinical outcomes, the Royal Pharmaceutical ...
  • The state of the art and future opportunities for using longitudinal n-of-1 methods in health behaviour research: a systematic literature overview. 

    McDonald, Suzanne; Quinn, Francis; Vieira, Rute; O'Brien, Nicola; White, Martin; Johnston, Derek; Sniehotta, Falko F. (Taylor and Francis https://doi.org/10.1080/17437199.2017.1316672, 2017-04-13)
    MCDONALD, S., QUINN, F., VIEIRA, R., O'BRIEN, N., WHITE, M., JOHNSTON, D. and SNIEHOTTA, F.F. 2017. The state of the art and future opportunities for using longitudinal n-of-1 methods in health behaviour research: a systematic literature overview. Health psychology review [online], Latest Articles. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1080/17437199.2017.1316672
    N-of-1 studies test hypotheses within individuals based on repeated measurement of variables within the individual over time. Intra-individual effects may differ from those found in between-participant studies. Using ...
  • Corporate global nomadism: the role of the transnational professional as consumer of popular management discourses. 

    Whitehead, Gabriela; Halsall, Robert (Sage https://doi.org/10.1177/1350507616678758, 2016-12-14)
    WHITEHEAD, G. and HALSALL, R. 2016. Corporate global nomadism: the role of the transnational professional as consumer of popular management discourses. Management learning [online], Online First. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1177/1350507616678758.
    An increasing body of research has paid particular attention to the role of different organizational actors in the consumption of popular management ideas, including their local diffusion, adaptation and enactment. However, ...
  • Predicting emotional reaction in social networks. 

    Clos, Jérémie; Bandhakavi, Anil; Wiratunga, Nirmalie; Cabanac, Guillaume (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-56608-5_44, 2017-04-08)
    CLOS, J., BANDHAKAVI, A., WIRATUNGA, N. and CABANAC, G. 2017. Predicting emotional reaction in social networks. Lecture notes in computer science, 10193: proceedings of the 39th European conference on information retrieval 2017 (ECIR 2017): advances in information retrieval, 9-13 April 2017, Aberdeen, UK. Cham: Springer [online], pages 527-533. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-56608-5_44
    Online content has shifted from static and document-oriented to dynamic and discussion-oriented, leading users to spend an increasing amount of time navigating online discussions in order to participate in their social ...