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  • Enterprise search: a state of the art. 

    Cleverley, Paul Hugh; Burnett, Simon M.
    CLEVERLEY, P.H. and BURNETT, S. [2019]. Enterprise search: a state of the art. Business information review [online], (accepted).
    Enterprise search is changing. The explosion of information within organizations, technological advances and availability of free OpenSource machine learning libraries offer many possibilities. Eighteen informants from ...
  • Using static concentrator technology to achieve global energy goal. 

    Alamoudi, Abdullah; Saaduddin, Syed Muhammad; Munir, Abu Bakar; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Abu-Bakar, Siti Hawa; Yasin, Siti Hajar Mohd; Karim, Ridoan; Bani, Nurul Aini; Mas'ud, Abdullahi Abubakar; Ardila-Rey, Jorge Alfredo; Prabhu, Radhakrishna; Sellami, Nazmi (MDPI https://doi.org/10.3390/su11113056, 2019-05-30)
    ALAMOUDI, A., SAADUDDIN, S.M., MUNIR, A.B., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., ABU-BAKAR, S.H., YASIN, S.H.M., KARIM, R., BANI, N.A., MAS'UD, A.A., ARDILA-REY, J.A., PRABHU, R. and SELLAMI, N. 2019. Using static concentrator technology to achieve global energy goal. Sustainability [online], 11(11), article ID 3056. Available from: https://doi.org/10.3390/su11113056
    Solar energy has demonstrated promising prospects in satisfying energy requirements, specifically through solar photovoltaic (PV) technology. Despite that, the cost of installation is deemed as the main hurdle to the ...
  • Genome-guided screening of bacterial isolates to identify potential antibiotic producers. 

    Awolope, Opeyemi; O'Driscoll, Noelle H.; Lamb, Andrew (Microbiology Society https://doi.org/10.1099/acmi.ac2019.po0062, 2019-04-08)
    AWOLLPE, O.K., O'DRISCOLL, N.H. and LAMB, A. 2019. Genome-guided screening of bacterial isolates to identify potential antibiotic producers. Access microbiology [online], 1(1A): oral and poster presentations from the 2019 Microbiology Society annual conference, 8-11 April 2019, Belfast, UK, article ID po0062. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1099/acmi.ac2019.po0062
    The urgent need for new antibiotics cannot be overemphasized. Bacterial secondary metabolites remain a relatively untapped source of new therapies. The ability to produce these bioactive compounds is however not universal ...
  • Young people and their understanding of loss and bereavement. 

    Scott, Ros; Wallace, Rebecca M. M.; Audsley, Annie; Chary, Srini (Taylor and Francis https://doi.org/10.1080/02682621.2019.1588560, 2019-05-01)
    SCOTT, R., WALLACE, R., AUDSLEY, A. and CHARY, S. 2019. Young people and their understanding of loss and bereavement. Bereavement care [online], 38(1), pages 6-12. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1080/02682621.2019.1588560
    A significant proportion of secondary school pupils in the UK have experienced the death of someone close. Bereavement in childhood can have a significant and long lasting impact. The aim of this study was to explore how ...
  • Developing students’ innovation and enterprise skills through external collaboration. 

    Bremner, Pauline Ann Mary; Crawford, Izzy; Godsman, Fiona (2019-05-02)
    BREMNER, P. A. M., CRAWFORD, I. and GODSMAN, F. 2019. Developing students’ innovation and enterprise skills through external collaboration. Presented at the 2019 Department for the Enhancement of Learning, Teaching and Access (DELTA) Learning and teaching conference (LTC 2019): learning without borders, 2 May 2019, Aberdeen, UK.
    This presentation aimed to outline the Scottish Innovative Student Awards (SISA) process from the Scottish Institute for Enterprise (SIE), to provide an progress update on SISA and to demonstrate the student enhancement.
  • Developing the student journey through collaborative professional skills enhancement sessions. 

    Bremner, Pauline Ann Mary; Laing, Audrey M.; Scott, Helen (2019-05-02)
    BREMNER, P. A. M., LAING, A. and SCOTT, H. 2019. Developing the student journey through collaborative professional skills enhancement sessions. Presented at the2019 Department for the Enhancement of Learning, Teaching and Access (DELTA) Learning and teaching conference (LTC 2019): learning without borders, 2 May 2019, Aberdeen, UK.
    This presentation outlined the Professional Skills Enhancement programme, and how it seeks to aid the student in becoming 'work ready'. The authors highlights it's move and development into other degree programmes within ...
  • Indicator modelling and interactive visualisation for urban sustainability assessment. 

    Falconer, Ruth E.; Isaacs, John; Gilmour, Daniel; Blackwood, David J. (IGI Global https://doi.org/10.4018/978-1-5225-5646-6.ch023, 2018-01-23)
    FALCONER, R.E., ISAACS, J.P., GILMOUR, D. and BLACKWOOD, D.J. Indicator modelling and interactive visualisation for urban sustainability assessment. In Information Resources Management Association (ed.) E-planning and collaboration: concepts, methodologies, tools and applications. Hershey: IGI Global [online], volume 1, pages 486-508. Available from: https://doi.org/10.4018/978-1-5225-5646-6.ch023
    This chapter presents a novel framework for the integration of the principles of sustainable development within the urban design processes. The framework recognises that decision making for sustainable urban planning is a ...
  • Abstract book for the proceedings of the 1st International conference on structural nano composites (NANOSTRUC 2012), 02-04 July 2012, Cranfield, UK. 

    Sachse, Sophia; Njuguna, James (https://web.archive.org/web/20180123113351/http://www.nanostruc.info/past-nanostruc--conferences.html, 2012-07-04)
    SACHSE, S. and NJUGUNA, J. (eds.) 2012. Abstract book for the proceedings of the 1st International conference on structural nano composites (NANOSTRUC 2012), 02-04 July 2012, Cranfield, UK.
    The purpose of the 2012 International Conference on Structural Nano Composites (NanoStruc 2012) is to promote activities in various areas of materials and structures by providing a forum for exchange of ideas, presentation ...
  • Abstract book for the proceedings of the 2nd International conference on structural nano composites (NANOSTRUC 2014), 20-21 May 2014, Madrid, Spain. 

    Njuguna, James; Starost, Kristof; Verdejo, Raquel (https://web.archive.org/web/20180123113351/http://www.nanostruc.info/past-nanostruc--conferences.html, 2014-05-21)
    NJUGUNA, J., STAROST, K. and VERDEJO, R. (eds.) 2014. Abstract book for the proceedings of the 2nd International conference on structural nano composites (NANOSTRUC 2014), 20-21 May 2014, Madrid, Spain.
    The purpose of the 2nd International Conference on Structural Nano Composites (NANOSTRUC 2014) is to promote activities in various areas of materials and structures by providing a forum for exchange of ideas, presentation ...
  • Abstract book for the proceedings of the 3rd International conference on structural nano composites (NANOSTRUC 2016), 12-15 September 2016, Aberdeen, UK. 

    Starost, Kristof; Njuguna, James (https://web.archive.org/web/20180123120946/http://www.nanostruc.info/nanostruc-conference.html, 2016-09-12)
    STAROST, K. and NJUGUNA, J. (eds.) 2016. Abstract book for the proceedings of the 3rd International conference on structural nano composites (NANOSTRUC 2016), 12-15 September 2016, Aberdeen, UK.
    The theme of the 3rd NANOSTRUC 2016 conference is on ‘Nanoscience and Nanotechnologies – Recent Advances towards Nanoproducts and Applications’. The conference is aimed to promote activities in various areas on materials ...
  • Abstract book for the proceedings of the 4th International conference on structural nano composites (NANOSTRUC 2018), 23-24 May 2018, Berlin, Germany. 

    Njuguna, James; Ngo, Ha-Duong (2018-05-24)
    NJUGUNA, J. and NGO, H.-D. (eds). 2018. Abstract book for the proceedings of the 4th International conference on structural nano composites (NANOSTRUC 2018), 23-24 May 2018, Berlin, Germany.
    The purpose of the 4th International Conference on Structural Nano Composites (NANOSTRUC2018) is to promote activities in various areas of materials and structures by providing a forum for exchange of ideas, presentation ...
  • Casing structural integrity and failure modes in a range of well types: a review. 

    Mohammed, Auwalu I.; Oyeneyin, Babs; Atchison, Bryan; Njuguna, James
    MOHAMMED, A.I., OYENEYIN, B., ATCHISON, B. and NJUGUNA, J. [2019]. Casing structural integrity and failure modes in a range of well types: a review. Journal of natural gas science and engineering [online], (accepted).
    This paper focus on factors attributing to casing failure, their failure mechanism and the resulting failure mode. The casing is a critical component in a well and the main mechanical structural barrier element that provide ...
  • How big is there? How long is now? Readings from selected texts by Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison. Performed on 30 March 2019, UNFIX festival, Glasgow. 

    Douglas, Anne; Fremantle, Chris; Harrison, Helen Mayer (2019-03-30)
    How big is there? How long is now? Readings from selected texts by Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison. Performed on 30 March 2019, UNFIX festival, Glasgow.
    Readings from selected poetic texts by Helen Mayer Harrison (1927-2018) and Newton Harrison (b. 1932), known as 'the Harrisons,' at UNFIX Festival Glasgow on 30 March 2019. Chris Fremantle and Anne Douglas read six excerpts ...
  • Seven pillars and five minds: small business workplace information literacy. 

    Lockerbie, Hayley; Williams, Dorothy
    LOCKERBIE, H. and WILLIAMS, D. [2019]. Seven pillars and five minds: small business workplace information literacy. Journal of documentation [online], (accepted). Available from: https://doi.org/10.1108/JD-09-2018-0151
    Purpose: To develop and test a theoretical framework for understanding information literacy (IL) within the context of a small business workplace environment. The theoretical framework developed related IL competencies to ...
  • NGOs in the European Union. 

    Greenwood, Justin (Edward Elgar Publishing https://doi.org/10.4337/9781785361685.00027, 2018-09-28)
    GREENWOOD, J. 2018. NGOs in the European Union. In Kellow, A. and Murphy-Gregory, H. (eds.) Handbook of research on NGOs. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing [online], pages 391-403. Available from: https://doi.org/10.4337/9781785361685.00027
    NGOs play an institutionalised role in the European Union (EU), serving as unofficial opposition in a system otherwise orientated around consensus, and as policy partner to in times of need. Dialogue with institutions is ...
  • Interest organizations and European Union politics. 

    Greenwood, Justin (Oxford University Press https://doi.org/10.1093/acrefore/9780190228637.013.1162, 2019-04-30)
    GREENWOOD, J. 2019. Interest organizations and European Union politics. In Thompson, W.R. (ed.) Oxford encyclopedia of European Union politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press [online], article ID 1162. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1093/acrefore/9780190228637.013.1162
    Interest representation plays a systemic role in EU policy making and integration, recognised as such in the Treaty on European Union. Interest organisations supply technical and political information to the EU institutions, ...
  • Adopting the International Standard 'Becoming a human-centred organization (ISO 27500)' supports a strategic approach to internationalisation. 

    Vosper, Helen (Emerald https://doi.org/10.1108/S2055-364120190000016018, 2019-02-04)
    VOSPER, H. 2019. Adopting the International Standard ' Becoming a human-centred organization (ISO 27500)' supports a strategic approach to internationalisation. In Hoffman, J., Blessinger, P. and Makhanya, M. (eds.) Strategies for fostering inclusive classrooms in higher education: international perspectived on equity and inclusion. Innovations in higher education teaching and learning, 16. Bingley: Emerald [online], pages 233-249. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1108/S2055-364120190000016018
    Educational development is increasingly focussed on quality assurance and enhancement. Individual states/countries have their own mechanisms for assuring the student experience, and this has been accompanied by development ...
  • An adaptive working state iterative calculation method of the power battery by using the improved Kalman filtering algorithm and considering the relaxation effect. 

    Wang, Shun-Li; Fernandez, Carlos; Cao, Wen; Zou, Chuan-Yun; Yu, Chun-Mei; Li, Xiao-Xia (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2019.04.089, 2019-04-30)
    WANG, S.-L., FERNANDEZ, C., CAO, W., ZOU, C.-Y., YU, C.-M. and LI, X.-X. 2019. An adaptive working state iterative calculation method of the power battery by using the improved Kalman filtering algorithm and considering the relaxation effect. Journal of power sources [online], 428, pages 67-75. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2019.04.089
    The battery modeling and iterative state calculation in the battery management system is very important for the high-power lithium-ion battery packs, the accuracy of which affects its working performance and safety. An ...
  • Theoretical approaches in the development and evaluation of behaviour change interversions that improve clinicians' antimicrobial prescribing: a systematic review. 

    Talkhan, Hend; Cunningham, Scott; Stewart, Derek C.; Ziglam, Hisham; Al Hail, Moza; McIntosh, Trudi; Diab, Mohammad; Pallivalapila, Abdulrouf (2019-04-09)
    TALKHAN, H., CUNNINGHAM, S., STEWART, D., ZIGLAM, H., AL HAIL, M., MCINTOSH, T., DIAB, M. and ABDULROUF, P. 2019. Theoretical approaches in the development and evaluation of behaviour change interventions that improve clinicians' antimicrobial prescribing: a systematic review. Presented at the 25th Health services research and pharmacy practice conference 2019 (HSRPP 2019): crossing cultural boundaries; optimising communications for future care, 8-9 April 2019, Birmingham, UK.
    Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and its threats have long been recognised. Many countries have developed antimicrobial stewardship programmes with strategies to optimise antimicrobial prescribing, minimise AMR and improve ...
  • What are the barriers and drivers toward BIM adoption in Nigeria? 

    Hamma-adama, Mansur; Kouider, Tahar
    HAMMA-ADAMA, M. and KOUIDER, T. [2019]. What are the barriers and drivers towards BIM adoption in Nigeria? In Skibniewski, M.J. and Hajdu, M. (eds.) Proceedings of the 2019 Creative construction conference (CCC 2019), 29 June – 2 July 2019, Budapest, Hungary. Budapest: Diamond Congress Ltd [online], (accepted). Available from: http://2019.creative-construction-conference.com/proceedings/
    The ‘digitalization and collaboration’ or Building Information Modelling (BIM) in the construction industry has been gaining momentum in the recent academic engagements. Despite its existence in many industries (i.e. ...