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  • The Application of the CERIF Data Format to Snowball Metrics 

    Clements, Anna; Joerg, Brigitte; Lingjærde, Greta Christina; Chudlarský, Tomáš; Colledge, Lisa (2014-07-01) - Journal article
    The euroCRIS Indicators Task Group aims to develop and share best practice in the use of indicators to support research information management. One of the outputs of the group will be indicators expressed in CERIF that can ...
  • The ASPECTA toolkit : affordable Full Coverage Displays 

    Petford, Julian; Nacenta, Miguel; Gutwin, Carl; Eremondi, Joseph; Ede, Cody (ACM Press - Association for Computing Machinery, 2016-06-20) - Conference item
    Full Coverage Displays (FCDs) cover the interior surface of an entire room with pixels. FCDs make possible many new kinds of immersive display experiences - but current technology for building FCDs is expensive and complex, ...
  • The biological bases of conformity 

    Morgan, T.J.H.; Laland, K.N. (2012-06-14) - Journal article
    Humans are characterized by an extreme dependence on culturally transmitted information and recent formal theory predicts that natural selection should favor adaptive learning strategies that facilitate effective copying ...
  • Breaking conditional symmetry in automated constraint modelling with CONJURE 

    Akgun, O.; Gent, I.P.; Jefferson, C.; Miguel, I.; Nightingale, P. (IOS Press, 2014) - Book item
    Many constraint problems contain symmetry, which can lead to redundant search. If a partial assignment is shown to be invalid, we are wasting time if we ever consider a symmetric equivalent of it. A particularly important ...
  • Cardiometabolic effects of genetic upregulation of the interleukin 1 receptor antagonist : a Mendelian randomisation analysis 

    Freitag, D.; Butterworth, A.S.; Willeit, P.; Howson, J.M.M.; Burgess, S.; Kaptoge, S.; Young, R.; Ho, W.K.; Wood, A.M.; Sweeting, M.; Spackman, S.; Staley, J.R.; Ramond, A.; Harshfield, E.; Nielsen, S.F.; Grande, P.; Lange, L.A.; Bown, M.J.; Jones, G.T.; Scott, R.A.; Bevan, S.; Porcu, E.; Thorleifsson, G.; Zeng, L.; Kessler, T.; Nikpay, M.; Do, R.; Zhang, W.; Hopewell, J.C.; Kleber, M.; Delgado, G.E.; Nelson, C.P.; Goel, A.; Bis, J.C.; Dehghan, A.; Ligthart, S.; Smith, A.V.; Qu, L.; van 't Hof, F.N.G.; de Bakker, P.I.W.; Baas, A.F.; van Rij, A.; Tromp, G.; Kuivaniemi, H.; Ritchie, M.D.; Verma, S.S.; Crawford, D.C.; Malinowski, J.; de Andrade, M.; Kullo, I.J.; Peissig, P.L.; McCarty, C.A.; Böttinger, E.P.; Gottesman, O.; Crosslin, D.R.; Carrell, D.S.; Rasmussen-Torvik, L.J.; Pacheco, J.A.; Huang, J.; Timpson, N.J.; Kettunen, J.; Ala-Korpela, M.; Mitchell, G.F.; Parsa, A.; Wilkinson, I.B.; Gorski, M.; Li, Y.; Franceschini, N.; Keller, M.F.; Ganesh, S.K.; Langefeld, C.D.; Bruijn, L.; Brown, M.A.; Evans, D.M.; Baltic, S.; Ferreira, M.A.; Baurecht, H.; Weidinger, S.; Franke, A.; Lubitz, S.A.; Müller-Nurasyid, M.; Felix, J.F.; Smith, N.L.; Sudman, M.; Thompson, S.D.; Zeggini, E.; Panoutsopoulou, K.; Nalls, M.A.; Singleton, A.; Polychronakos, C.; Bradfield, J.P.; Hakonarson, H.; Easton, D.F.; Thompson, D.; Tomlinson, I.P.; Dunlop, M.; Hemminki, K.; Morgan, G.; Eisen, T.; Goldschmidt, H.; Allan, J.M.; Henrion, M.; Whiffin, N.; Wang, Y.; Chubb, D.; Iles, M.M.; Bishop, D.T.; Law, M.H.; Hayward, N.K.; Luo, Y.; Nejentsev, S.; Barbalic, M.; Crossman, D.; Sanna, S.; Soranzo, N.; Markus, H.S.; Wareham, N.J.; Rader, D.J.; Reilly, M.; Assimes, T.; Harris, T.B.; Hofman, A.; Franco, O.H.; Gudnason, V.; Tracy, R.; Psaty, B.M.; Farrall, M.; Watkins, H.; Hall, A.S.; Samani, N.J.; März, W.; Clarke, R.; Collins, R.; Kooner, J.S.; Chambers, J.C.; Kathiresan, S.; McPherson, R.; Erdmann, J.; Kastrati, A.; Schunkert, H.; Stefánsson, K.; Thorsteinsdottir, U.; Walston, J.D.; Tybjærg-Hansen, A.; Alam, D.S.; Al Shafi Majumder, A.; Angelantonio, E.D.; Chowdhury, R.; Nordestgaard, B.G.; Saleheen, D.; Thompson, S.G.; Danesh, J.; Houlston, R.S. (2015-04-01) - Journal article
    To investigate potential cardiovascular and other effects of long-term pharmacological interleukin 1 (IL-1) inhibition, we studied genetic variants that produce inhibition of IL-1, a master regulator of inflammation. ...
  • Characterization of low-mass, wide-separation substellar companions to stars in upper Scorpius : near-infrared photometry and spectroscopy 

    Lachapelle, F.-R.; Lafrenière, D.; Gagné, J.; Jayawardhana, R.; Janson, M.; Helling, C.; Witte, S. (2015-03-20) - Journal article
    We present new 0.9–2.45 μm spectroscopy (R ∼ 1000), and Y, J, H, Ks,L photometry, obtained at Gemini North, of three low-mass brown dwarf companions on wide orbits around young stars of the Upper Scorpius OB association: ...
  • Community-acquired pneumonia and tuberculosis : differential diagnosis and the use of fluoroquinolones 

    Grossman, R.F.; Hsueh, P.-R.; Gillespie, S.H.; Blasi, F. (2014-01-01) - Journal article
    The respiratory fluoroquinolones moxifloxacin, gemifloxacin, and high-dose levofloxacin are recommended in guidelines for effective empirical antimicrobial therapy of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP). The use of these ...
  • The consequences of divorce and splitting up for spatial mobility in the UK 

    Feijten, P.; van Ham, M. (2013) - Journal article
    Union dissolution is well known to have a disruptive effect on the housing situation of those involved, and often leads to downward moves on the "housing ladder". Much less is known about the geographies of residential ...
  • Consumer behaviour with environmental and social externalities : implications for analysis and policy 

    Dasgupta, P.; Southerton, D.; Ulph, A.; Ulph, D. (2015) - Journal article
    In this paper we summarise some of our recent work on consumer behaviour, drawing on recent developments in behavioural economics, particularly linked to sociology as much as psychology, in which consumers are embedded in ...
  • Context-dependent associations between heterozygosity and immune variation in a wild carnivore Evolutionary ecology and behaviour 

    Brock, P.M.; Goodman, S.J.; Hall, Ailsa Jane; Cruz, M.; Acevedo-Whitehouse, K. (2015-11-04) - Journal article
    Background: A multitude of correlations between heterozygosity and fitness proxies associated with disease have been reported from wild populations, but the genetic basis of these associations is unresolved. We used a ...
  • DNA base stacking involving adenine and 2-aminopurine 

    van Mourik, Tanja; Hogan, Simon William Leslie (2016-02) - Journal article
    The potential energy surfaces of stacked structures consisting of adenine (A) and 2-aminopurine (2AP) have been investigated in the gas phase. Both face-to-back (the double ring system of one base exactly on top of that ...
  • The ecosystem of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at the sub-polar front and Charlie-Gibbs Fracture Zone; ECO-MAR project strategy and description of the sampling programme 2007-2010 

    Priede, I.G.; Billett, D.S.M.; Brierley, A.S.; Hoelzel, A.R.; Inall, M.; Miller, P.I.; Cousins, N.J.; Shields, M.A.; Fujii, T. (2013-12-15) - Journal article
    The ECOMAR project investigated photosynthetically-supported life on the North Mid-Atlantic Ridge (MAR) between the Azores and Iceland focussing on the Charlie-Gibbs Fracture Zone area in the vicinity of the sub-polar front ...
  • The effect of slip length on vortex rebound from a rigid boundary 

    Sutherland, D.; Macaskill, C.; Dritschel, D.G. (2013-09-23) - Journal article
    The problem of a dipole incident normally on a rigid boundary, for moderate to large Reynolds numbers, has recently been treated numerically using a volume penalisation method by Nguyen van yen, Farge, and Schneider [Phys. ...
  • Efficient and rapid screening of novel adsorbents for carbon capture in the UK IGSCC project 

    Mangano, E.; Brandani, S.; Ferrari, M.C.; Ahn, H.; Friedrich, D.; Lozinska, M.L.; Wright, P.A.; Kahr, J.; Morris, R.; Croad, M.; McKeown, N.; Shamsipour, H.; Budd, P. (2013) - Journal article
    Here we present the results of the rapid screening of novel adsorbents for CO capture. The materials were synthesized as part of the Innovative Gas Separations for Carbon Capture (IGSCC) project, a UK wide consortium which ...
  • The ethnic dimensions of suburbanisation in Estonia 

    Tammaru, T.; van Ham, M.; Leetmaa, K.; Kährik, A.; Kamenik, K. (2013-05-01) - Journal article
    Large-scale suburbanisation is a relatively recent phenomenon in East Central Europe and is responsible for major socio-spatial changes in metropolitan areas. Little is known about the ethnic dimensions of suburbanisation, ...
  • Executing Bag of Distributed Tasks on virtually unlimited Cloud resources 

    Thai, Long Thanh; Varghese, Blesson; Barker, Adam David (SciTePress, 2015-05-20) - Conference item
    Bag-of-Distributed-Tasks (BoDT) application is the collection of identical and independent tasks each of which requires a piece of input data located around the world. As a result, Cloud computing offers an effective way ...
  • Factors shaping workplace segregation between natives and immigrants 

    Strömgren, M.; Tammaru, T.; Danzer, A.M.; van Ham, M.; Marcińczak, S.; Stjernström, O.; Lindgren, U. (2014-04) - Journal article
    Research on segregation of immigrant groups is increasingly turning its attention from residential areas toward other important places, such as the workplace, where immigrants can meet and interact with members of the ...
  • Femtosecond optoinjection of intact tobacco BY-2 cells using a reconfigurable photoporation platform 

    Mitchell, C.A.; Kalies, S.; Cizmár, T.; Heisterkamp, A.; Torrance, L.; Roberts, A.G.; Gunn-Moore, F.J.; Dholakia, K. (2013-11-14) - Journal article
    A tightly-focused ultrashort pulsed laser beam incident upon a cell membrane has previously been shown to transiently increase cell membrane permeability while maintaining the viability of the cell, a technique known as ...
  • The formation of sulfate, nitrate and perchlorate salts in the martian atmosphere 

    Smith, Megan L.; Claire, M.W.; Catling, D.C.; Zahnle, K.J. (2014-03-01) - Journal article
    In extremely arid regions on Earth, such as the Atacama Desert, nitrate, sulfate and perchlorate salts form in the atmosphere and accumulate on the surface from dry deposition according to diagnostic evidence in their ...
  • Galaxy And Mass Assembly (GAMA) : the 0.013 < z < 0.1 cosmic spectral energy distribution from 0.1 μm to 1 mm 

    Driver, S.P.; Robotham, A.S.G.; Kelvin, L.; Alpaslan, M.; Baldry, I.K.; Bamford, S.P.; Brough, S.; Brown, M.; Hopkins, A.M.; Liske, J.; Loveday, J.; Norberg, P.; Peacock, J.A.; Andrae, E.; Bland-Hawthorn, J.; Bourne, N.; Cameron, E.; Colless, M.; Conselice, C.J.; Croom, S.M.; Dunne, L.; Frenk, C.S.; Graham, A.W.; Gunawardhana, M.; Hill, D.T.; Jones, D.H.; Kuijken, K.; Madore, B.; Nichol, R.C.; Parkinson, H.R.; Pimbblet, K.A.; Phillipps, S.; Popescu, C.C.; Prescott, M.; Seibert, M.; Sharp, R.G.; Sutherland, W.J.; Taylor, E.N.; Thomas, D.; Tuffs, R.J.; van Kampen, E.; Wijesinghe, D.; Wilkins, S. (2012-12-21) - Journal article
    We use the Galaxy And Mass Assembly survey (GAMA) I data set combined with GALEX, Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) and UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey (UKIDSS) imaging to construct the low-redshift (z <0.1) galaxy luminosity ...