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2013

An evidence based approach to creating an age‐friendly culture

Broughan, C., 2013, In : Strategic HR Review. 12, 3, p. 138-144

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Evidence-based
Audit
Older workers
Demographics
Government

A New Criterion for Column Buckling Based on Four Flexibility Restraint Indices

Adman, R., Saidani, M. & Ammari, F., 3 Sep 2013, p. 1-10. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Buckling
Rigidity
Stiffness matrix
Boundary conditions
Engineers
13 Citations (Scopus)

A new critical exponent 'coppa' and its logarithmic counterpart 'hat coppa'

Kenna, R. & Berche, B., 2013, In : Condensed Matter Physics. 16, 2, 23601.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
exponents
breakdown
formulations
thermodynamics
17 Citations (Scopus)
71 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
7 Citations (Scopus)

A new model on the hydraulic conductivity of asphalt mixtures

Norambuena-Contreras, J., Asanza Izquierdo, E., Castro-Fresno, D., Partl, M. N. & Garcia, Á., 1 Sep 2013, In : International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology. 6, 5, p. 488-495 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asphalt mixtures
Hydraulic conductivity
Air
Infiltration
Pavements
28 Citations (Scopus)

A new NARX-based Granger linear and nonlinear casual influence detection method with applications to EEG data

Zhao, Y., Billings, S. A., Wei, H., He, F. & Sarrigiannis, P. G., 15 Jan 2013, In : Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 212, 1, p. 79-86 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electroencephalography
Nonlinear Dynamics
Least-Squares Analysis
Linear Models
5 Citations (Scopus)

An experimental study on the flexural performance of agro-waste cement composite boards

Khorami, M. & Sobhani, J., 2013, In : International Journal of Civil Engineering. 11, 4 A, p. 207-216 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cement
experimental study
asbestos
replacement
silica
6 Citations (Scopus)

An exploration of obese pregnant women's views of being referred by their midwife to a weight management service

Patel, C., Atkinson, L. & Olander, E. K., 2013, In : Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare. 4, 4, p. 139-140

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Midwifery
Pregnant Women
Referral and Consultation
Weights and Measures
Pregnancy
27 Citations (Scopus)
261 Downloads (Pure)

An exploration of the psychological factors affecting remote e-worker's job effectiveness, well-being and work-life balance

Grant, C., Wallace, L. M. & Spurgeon, P. C., 2013, In : Employee Relations. 35, 5, p. 527-546

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Workers
Work-life balance
Psychological factors
Well-being
Factors

An Exploratory Examination of the Sales Process of SMEs on the Food and Drink Industry

Omar, M., 2013, Enterprise Development in SMEs and Entrepreneurial Firms: Dynamic Processes. Ndubisi, N. O. & Nwankwo, S. (eds.). IGI Global

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)

An initial study to assess the perceived realism of agent crowd behaviour in a virtual city

O'Connor, S., Liarokapis, F. & Peters, C., 2013, 2013 5th International Conference on Games and Virtual Worlds for Serious Applications, VS-GAMES 2013. IEEE, 8 p. 6624220

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Computer games
Urban planning
Health
Feedback
Experiments

An Innovative Approach to Flight Dynamics & Flight Test Education Using Digital Media Technologies

Bromfield, M., 2013, Unknown Host Publication. Flight Simulation Group

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

567 Citations (Scopus)

An insight into classification with imbalanced data: Empirical results and current trends on using data intrinsic characteristics

López, V., Fernández, A., García, S., Palade, V. & Herrera, F., 20 Nov 2013, In : Information Sciences. 250, p. 113-141 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning algorithms
Data mining
Learning systems
Classifiers
Cost-sensitive Learning
2 Citations (Scopus)
133 Downloads (Pure)

An intelligent energy management system for educational buildings

Al-Daraiseh, A., Shah, N. & El-Qawasmeh, E., 2013, In : International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks. 2013, 209803.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Energy management systems
Energy utilization
Education
Communication
Air conditioning

An interdisciplinary approach to designing and evaluating a hybrid solar-biomass power plant

Nixon, J., Dey, P. K. & Davies, P., 2013, In : International Journal of Energy Sector Management. 7, 3, p. 321-337 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Power plants
Biomass
Quality function deployment
Energy security
Fisheries
14 Citations (Scopus)
Barium
fuel cells
barium
Fuel cells
Carbonates
20 Citations (Scopus)

An investigation into metaphor use at different levels of second language writing

Littlemore, J., Krennmayr, T., Turner, J. & Turner, S., 2 May 2013, In : Applied Linguistics. 35, 2, p. 117-144 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linguistics
metaphor
language
Second Language Writing
speaking
32 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Warehouses
Productivity
19 Citations (Scopus)
27 Downloads (Pure)

An investigation of volatile organic compounds from the saliva of healthy individuals using headspace-trap/GC-MS

Al-Kateb, H., de Lacy Costello, B. & Ratcliffe, N., 18 Jul 2013, In : Journal of Breath Research. 7, 036004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Volatile Organic Compounds
Saliva
Longitudinal Studies
Spectrum Analysis
Gases
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
Mentors
Clinical Competence
Occupational Therapy
National Health Programs
Cerebral Palsy
1 Citation (Scopus)

An online simulation to link asset condition monitoring and operations decisions in through-life engineering services

Tjahjono, B., Teixeira, E. L. S. & Alfaro, S. C. A., 1 Dec 2013, Proceedings of the 2013 Winter Simulation Conference - Simulation: Making Decisions in a Complex World, WSC 2013. p. 159-168 10 p. 6721416

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Condition Monitoring
Condition monitoring
Maintenance Scheduling
Engineering
Spare Parts
26 Citations (Scopus)

A novel approach to oral iron delivery using ferrous sulphate loaded solid lipid nanoparticles

Zariwala, M. G., Elsaid, N., Jackson, T. L., Corral López, F., Farnaud, S., Somavarapu, S. & Renshaw, D., 18 Nov 2013, In : Scientia Pharmaceutica. 456, 2, p. 400-7 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ferrous sulfate
Nanoparticles
Iron
Lipids
Chitosan
6 Citations (Scopus)

A Novel Building Component Hybrid Vacuum Glazing— A Modelling And Experimental Validation

Fang, Y., Hyde, T., Arya, F. & Hewitt, N., 2013, In : ASHRAE Transactions. 119, 1, p. 430-440 12 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vacuum
Glass
Calorimeters
Coatings
Sealants
10 Citations (Scopus)

An overview of freight intelligent transportation systems

Mirzabeiki, V., 21 Mar 2013, In : International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management. 14, 4, p. 473 - 489 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry
Condition monitoring
Freight transportation
Managers
Availability
33 Citations (Scopus)

Antecedents of Travellers’ Electronic Word-of-Mouth Communication

Liang, S., Ekinci, Y., Occhiocupo, N. & Whyatt, G., 2013, In : Journal of Marketing Management. 29, 5-6, p. 584-606 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Travellers
Word-of-mouth communication
Electronic word-of-mouth
Consumption experience
Communication media

Anthropometric measurements of Great Britain and Serbian National Talented Male Youth Water Polo Players

Miller, A., 5 Sep 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

8 Downloads (Pure)

An unorthodox nutcracker

Kostic Cisneros, R. E., 2013, In : Dance is the Word.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Dance
2 Citations (Scopus)

A perceptual study into the behaviour of autonomous agents within a virtual urban environment

O'Connor, S., Liarokapis, F. & Peters, C., 2013, Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE 14th International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks, WoWMoM 2013. IEEE, p. 292-297 6 p. 6583494

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Autonomous agents
Computer games
Urban planning
Virtual reality
Artificial intelligence
1 Citation (Scopus)

Application of a sub-lattice model to predictions of cement hydrate chemistry

Gisby, J. A., Tyrer, M., Davies, R. H., Dinsdale, A. T., Walker, C. S. & Glasser, F. P., 1 Jan 2013, Cement-Based Materials for Nuclear Waste Storage. Bart, F., Cau-Di-Coumes, C., Frizon, F. & Lorente, S. (eds.). New York: Springer, p. 43-55 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Hydrates
Cements
Gels
Dissolution
Arsenic

Application of Controller Area Network for Car's Parameters Monitoring

Vershinin, Y., 2013, Unknown Host Publication.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Railroad cars
Controllers
Monitoring
2 Citations (Scopus)

Application of the Eigenstrain Theory to Predict Residual Stress around Curved Edges after Laser Shock Peening

Coratella, S., Toparli, M. B. & Fitzpatrick, M. E., Sep 2013, Materials Science Forum. Trans Tech Publications, Vol. 768-769. p. 185-192

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
Shot peening
Residual stresses
Lasers
Finite element method
Mechanical engineering
18 Citations (Scopus)

Applications of switching reagent ions in proton transfer reaction mass spectrometric instruments for the improved selectivity of explosive compounds

Sulzer, P., Agarwal, B., Jürschik, S., Lanza, M., Jordan, A., Hartungen, E., Hanel, G., Märk, L., Märk, T. D., González-Méndez, R., Watts, P. & Mayhew, C. A., 2013, In : International Journal of Mass Spectrometry. 354-355, p. 123-128 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proton transfer
reagents
selectivity
Ions
protons
7 Downloads (Pure)

Applying Gagne’s nine events in the design of an Interactive eBook to learn 3D animation

Al-Qassabi, H. & Al-Samarraie, H., 2013, In : Advances in Computing. 3, 3, p. 60-72 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Animation
Students
Teaching
1 Citation (Scopus)

Approximation Multivariate Distribution of Main Indices of Tehran Stock Exchange with Pair-Copula

Parham, G., Daneshkhah, A. & Chatrabgoun, O., 2013, In : Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods . 12, 2, p. 405-426 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Copula
Approximation
Multivariate distribution
Stock exchange
Graphical models
1 Citation (Scopus)

A pre-initialization stage of population-based bio-inspired metaheuristics for handling expensive optimization problems

Fuad, M. M. M., 1 Dec 2013, Advanced Data Mining and Applications - 9th International Conference, ADMA 2013, Proceedings. Motoda, H., Wu, Z., Cao, L., Zaiane, O., Yao, M. & Wang, W. (eds.). PART 2 ed. Springer, p. 396-403 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 8347 LNAI, no. PART 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Initialization
Metaheuristics
Optimization Problem
Optimization Algorithm
Fitness Function
3 Citations (Scopus)

A probabilistic model for 1st stage dimensioning of renewable hydrogen transport micro-economies

Davies, H. C. & Datardina, N., Dec 2013, In : Renewable Energy. 60, p. 355-362 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen
Hydrogen production
Electric vehicles
Fuel cells
Wind turbines
35 Citations (Scopus)

A procedure to assess the suitability of plaster to protect vernacular earthen architecture

Hamard, E., Morel, J. C., Salgado, F., Marcom, A. & Meunier, N., 2013, In : Journal of Cultural Heritage. 14, 2, p. 109-115 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plaster
Earth (planet)
Lime
Clay
Sand
5 Citations (Scopus)

A process evaluation using a Self Determination Theory measure of the co-delivery of self management training by clinicians and by lay tutors

Sharma, S., Wallace, L. M., Kosmala-Anderson, J. & Turner, A. P., 2013, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 90, 1, p. 38-45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Personal Autonomy
Self Care
Decision Making
Interviews
Education
42 Downloads (Pure)

A project exploring open access monograph publishing in the Netherlands

Ferwerda, E., Snijder, R. & Adema, J., Oct 2013, Netherlands: OAPEN Foundation.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

Open Access
File
open access
Netherlands
edition
social science
production costs
15 Citations (Scopus)

A qualitative study investigating adolescents’ understanding of aggression, bullying and violence

Hopkins, L., Taylor, L., Bowen, E. & Wood, C., 2013, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 35, 4, p. 685–693

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bullying
Aggression
Violence
aggression
exclusion
6 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

A qualitative study of the childbearing experience of women living with multiple sclerosis.

Kosmala-Anderson, J. & Wallace, L. M., 2013, In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 35, 12, p. 976-981

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Multiple Sclerosis
Interviews
Delivery of Health Care
Access to Information
Decision Making

Architectural Design Pedagogy; Improving students learning outcome

Montazami, A., 3 Apr 2013, Nottingham Trent University.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Architectural Design Pedagogy: Improving Student Learning Outcomes

Montazami, A., 3 Apr 2013, Nottingham Trent University.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Are child welfare services unintentionally exacerbating health inequalities?

Bywaters, P., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

child welfare
health
childhood
research policy
research practice
2 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

A Recommendation Cascade for e-learning

Buncle, J., Anane, R. & Nakayama, M., 25 Mar 2013, The 27th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-2013). IEEE, p. 740-747 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Open Access
File
Recommender systems
Quality of service
4 Citations (Scopus)

A respiratory monitoring device based on clavicular motion

Pitts, D. G., Patel, M. K., Lang, P. O., Sinclair, A. J. & Aspinall, R., Aug 2013, In : Physiological Measurement. 34, 8, N51.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Respiratory Rate
Thorax
Equipment and Supplies
Monitoring
Sensors
terrorism
exporting country
human resources
economics
violence

A route to fracture prediction of spot welded boron steel in automotive applications

Raath, N. D., Hughes, D. J., Norman, D., McGregor, I. & Dashwood, R., 2013, TMS Annual Meeting. p. 483-490 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding

Boron
Welds
Steel
Heat affected zone
Residual stresses