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2018

A Bayesian network approach to assess underwater scour around bridge foundations

Maroni, A., Tubaldi, E., Douglas, J., Ferguson, N., Zonta, D., McDonald, H., Greenoak, E., Walker, D. & Green, C., 10 Jul 2018. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Scour
Bayesian networks
Monitoring
Rivers
Inspection

A Bayesian space-time model for clustering areal units based on their disease trends

Napier, G., Lee, D., Robertson, C. & Lawson, A., 18 Jun 2018, In : Biostatistics. 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Space-time Models
Clustering
Unit
Markov Chain Monte Carlo
Group of Units

Aberlour Lifeworks Service: A Qualitative Evaluation

Plunkett, C. & Welch, V., 1 Mar 2018, Glasgow. 36 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
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evaluation
staff
education
Group

Acanthamoeba proteases contribute to macrophage activation through PAR1, but not PAR2

Cano, A., Mattana, A., Henriquez, F. L., Alexander, J. & Roberts, C. W., 21 Dec 2018, In : Parasite Immunology. p. e12612

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acanthamoeba
Macrophage Activation
Peptide Hydrolases
Macrophages
Interleukin-12
5 Citations

Accelerated degradation tests planning with competing failure modes

Zhao, X., Xu, J. & Liu, B., 31 Mar 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Reliability. 67, 1, p. 142-155 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Failure modes
Planning
Degradation
Sensitivity analysis
Numerical methods

Accountability in the Scottish charitable context: managing disparate masters

Smith, J. & Miller, L., 7 Feb 2018, (Accepted/In press) p. 1-42. 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Accountability
Stakeholders
Charity
Balanced score card
End users

Accountability in the Scottish charitable context: managing disparate masters

Smith, J. & Miller, L., 11 Apr 2018. 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Accountability
Stakeholders
Charity
Balanced score card
End users

Accountability policy & practice in hybrid organisations: primary source evidence from indigenous markets in Indonesia

Andriana, D. & Smith, J. A., 9 Mar 2018, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Factors
Hybrid organizations
Indonesia
Accountability
Shopping
Open Access
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Federal government
Accounting information systems
Malaysia
Accrual accounting
Preparation

Accurate cover crack modelling of reinforced concrete structures subjected to non-uniform corrosion

Xi, X., Yang, S. & Li, C-Q., 1 Dec 2018, In : Structure and Infrastructure Engineering. 14, 12, p. 1628-1640 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

concrete structure
reinforced concrete
Concrete construction
Reinforced concrete
corrosion
1 Citations

Achieving an integrated approach to food safety and hygiene—meeting the sustainable development goals in Sub-Saharan Africa

Morse, T. D., Masuku, H., Rippon, S. & Kubwalo, H., 10 Jul 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 7, 20 p., 2394.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Food safety
food safety
Food Safety
Africa South of the Sahara
Conservation of Natural Resources
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DC-DC converters
Recovery
Diodes
Capacitance
Insulated gate bipolar transistors (IGBT)

A colour hit-or-miss transform based on a rank ordered distance measure

Macfarlane, F., Murray, P., Marshall, S., Perret, B., Evans, A. & White, H., 3 Sep 2018. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Color
Mathematical transformations
Mathematical morphology
Template matching
Image analysis

A common data fusion framework for space robotics: architecture and data fusion methods

Dominguez, R., Govindaraj, S., Gancet, J., Post, M., Michalec, R., Oumer, N., Wehbe, B., Bianco, A., Fabisch, A., Lacroix, S., De Maio, A., Labourey, Q., Souvannavong, F., Bissonnette, V., Smisek, M. & Yan, X., 4 Jun 2018. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Data fusion
Robotics
Sensors
Electric fuses
13 Citations

A comparative study of discrete velocity methods for low-speed rarefied gas flows

Wang, P., Ho, M. T., Wu, L., Guo, Z. & Zhang, Y., 15 Jan 2018, In : Computers and Fluids. 161, p. 33-46 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Kinetic theory of gases
Digital voltmeters
Flow of gases
Hydrodynamics
Gas dynamics
3 Citations

A comparison between the cost effectiveness of CCTV and improved street lighting as a means of crime reduction

Lawson, T., Rogerson, R. & Barnacle, M., 31 Mar 2018, In : Computers, Environment and Urban Systems. 68, p. 17-25 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Street lighting
Closed circuit television systems
Crime
crime
Cost effectiveness

A comparison of AC and DC partial discharge activity in polymeric cable insulation

Morris, E. A. & Siew, W. H., 15 Feb 2018, 2017 IEEE 21st International Conference on Pulsed Power (PPC). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 4 p.

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

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Partial discharges
Insulation
Cables
Monitoring
Electric potential
1 Citations

A comparison of gait one year post operation in an RCT of robotic UKA versus traditional Oxford UKA

Motesharei, A., Rowe, P., Blyth, M., Jones, B. & Maclean, A., 1 May 2018, In : Gait and Posture. 62, p. 41-45 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robotics
Gait
Knee
Biomechanical Phenomena
Foot

A comparison of resource allocation process in grid and cloud technologies

Hallawi, H., Mehnen, J. & He, H., 4 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1032, 1, 13 p., 012048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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resource allocation
Resource allocation
grids
resources
resources management

A comparison of the initial orthotic effects of functional electrical stimulation and ankle-foot orthoses on the speed and oxygen cost of gait in multiple sclerosis

Renfrew, L. M., Lord, A. C., McFadyen, A. K., Rafferty, D., Hunter, R., Bowers, R., Mattison, P., Moseley, O. & Paul, L., 2 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies Engineering. 5, 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Orthotics
Oxygen
Costs
2 Citations

A compositional treatment of iterated open games

Ghani, N., Kupke, C., Lambert, A. & Nordvall Forsberg, F., 12 Sep 2018, In : Theoretical Computer Science. 741, p. 48-57 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Game
Economics
Game theory
Infinite Games
Compositionality
Stress intensity factors
Cracks
Crack propagation
Damping
Open Access
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Hemodynamics
Hydrodynamics
Computational fluid dynamics
Obesity
Blood Vessels

A computational model of blood flow in normal and diseased arteries

Johnston, L. & Kazakidi, A., 12 Apr 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

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Blood
Arteries
Blood pressure
Hemodynamics
Weights and Measures
Constitutive models
Clay
clay
microstructure
Soils
2 Citations

A conceptual model based framework for pragmatic groundwater-quality monitoring network design in the developing world: application to the Chikwawa district, Malawi

Rivett, M. O., Miller, A. V. M., MacAllister, D. J., Fallas, A., Wanangwa, G. J., Mleta, P., Phiri, P., Mannix, N., Monjerezi, M. & Kalin, R. M., 31 Mar 2018, In : Groundwater for Sustainable Development . 6, p. 213-226 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Groundwater
Monitoring
Ions
Water resources
Aquifers

A countrywide point prevalence study in South Africa – using technology to determine use and appropriateness

Schellack, N., Meyer, J. C., Kruger, D., Bennie, M., Kurdi, A. & Godman, B., 25 Apr 2018, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

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South Africa
Public Sector
Cross-Sectional Studies
Public Hospitals
Technology

A coupled bulk-surface model for cell polarisation

Cusseddu, D., Edelstein-Keshet, L., MacKenzie, J. A., Portet, S. & Madzvamuse, A., 8 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polarization
Cell
chemical reactions
Geometry
cells

A coupled peridynamics and DEM-IB-CLBM method for sand erosion prediction in a viscous fluid

Zhang, Y., Haeri, S., Zhang, Y. H. & Pan, G., 22 Feb 2018, (Accepted/In press). 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Erosion
Sand
Fluids
Finite difference method
Vortex flow

Acoustic emission monitoring of thin ply hybrid composites under repeated quasi-static tensile loading

Fotouhi, M., Suwarta, P., Jalalvand, M., Czél, G. & Wisnom, M. R., 28 Feb 2018, In : FME Transactions. 46, 2, p. 238-244 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Acoustic emissions
Monitoring
Composite materials
Carbon
Laminates
Open Access
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Bubbles (in fluids)
Electric sparks
Discharge (fluid mechanics)
Acoustics
Plasmas

Acoustic markers of dysarthria in children with cerebral palsy: comparison of speech tasks

van Brenk, F. & Kuschmann, A., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Dysarthria
Cerebral Palsy
Acoustics
acoustics
Speech Acoustics
Open Access
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Dysarthria
Cerebral Palsy
Acoustics
Aptitude
Linguistics

Acquisition of new speech motor plans via articulatory visual biofeedback

Cleland, J. & Scobbie, J. M., 8 Feb 2018, (Accepted/In press) Speech Production and Perception: Learning and Memory. Fuchs, S., Cleland, J. & Rochet-Cappelan, A. (eds.). Berlin, Vol. 5. 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Dental Articulators
Electromagnetic Phenomena
Tongue
Ultrasonography
Biofeedback (Psychology)

Acreemagnosia (loss of financial knowledge): a symptom of functional and cognitive loss in frail elderly

Kozlova, I., Parra, M. A. & Della Sala, S., 28 Feb 2018, 33, 2, p. 434-435 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Frail Elderly
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Aptitude
Dementia
Cognitive Dysfunction

A cross-national study of school students' perceptions of political messages in two national election campaigns

Rivers, I., Carragher, D. J., Couzens, J., Hechler, R. C. & Fini, G., 30 Nov 2018, In : International Journal of Educational Research. 92, December, p. 10-19 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

election campaign
Students
England
campaign
school
Open Access
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Audition
Amplification
Acoustics
Acoustic receivers
Sensors

Actual and perceived motor competence levels of Belgian and United States preschool children

Brian, A., Bardid, F., Barnett, L. M., Deconinck, F. J. A., Lenoir, M. & Goodway, J. D., 31 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Motor Learning and Development. 6, s2, p. S320-S336 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Preschool Children
Mental Competency
Exercise
Physical Education and Training
Belgium

Adaptation and implementation of a multinational eHealth intervention for people with cancer: reflections from the field

Furlong, E., Darley, A., Fox, P. A., Buick, A. R., Kotronoulas, G., Miller, M., Smith, R., Miaskowski, C., Patiraki, E., Katsaragakis, S., Ream, E., Armes, J., Gaiger, A., Berg, G. V., McCrone, P., Donnan, P., McCann, L., Kearney, N. & Maguire, R., 12 Dec 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Medical Internet Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Telemedicine
Technology
Communication
Neoplasms
Randomized Controlled Trials

Adapting the Toybox obesity prevention intervention for use in Scottish preschools: protocol for a feasibility cluster randomised controlled trial

Malden, S., Hughes, A. R., Gibson, A-M., Bardid, F., Androutsos, O., De Craemer, M., Manios, Y., Summerbell, C., Cardon, G. & Reilly, J. J., 27 Oct 2018, In : BMJ Open. 8, 10 p., e023707.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Scotland
Randomized Controlled Trials
Obesity
Exercise
Snacks

Adaptive power transformer lifetime predictions through machine learning & uncertainty modelling in nuclear power plants

Aizpurua, J. I., McArthur, S. D. J., Stewart, B. G., Lambert, B., Cross, J. G. & Catterson, V. M., 1 Aug 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. 66, 6, p. 4726-4737 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Power transformers
Nuclear power plants
Learning systems
Measurement errors
Uncertainty
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Electric propulsion
Torque
Electric potential
Controllers

A data analytic approach to automatic fault diagnosis and prognosis for distribution automation

Wang, X., McArthur, S. D. J., Strachan, S. M., Kirkwood, J. D. & Paisley, B., 30 Nov 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. 9, 6, p. 6265-6273 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Failure analysis
Automation
Networks (circuits)
Outages
Decision support systems

Addressing socioeconomic inequality in access to university education: an analysis of synergies and tensions in Scottish policy

Sosu, E. M., Smith, L. N., Santoro, N. & McKendry, S., 18 Dec 2018, In : Palgrave Communications. 4, 1, 8 p., 152.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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university education
synergy
university
low income
student
1 Citations

A decision support tool to assist with lifetime extension of wind turbines

Rubert, T., McMillan, D. & Niewczas, P., 31 May 2018, In : Renewable Energy. 120, p. 423-433 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Wind turbines
Turbogenerators
Costs
Farms
Decision making
3 Citations

A deep convolutional generative adversarial networks (DCGANs)-based semi-supervised method for object recognition in synthetic aperture radar (SAR) images

Gao, F., Yang, Y., Wang, J., Sun, J., Yang, E. & Zhou, H., 29 May 2018, In : Remote Sensing. 10, 6, 21 p., 846.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Discriminators
Object recognition
Synthetic aperture radar
synthetic aperture radar
Labels
46 Citations

A deep-learning based feature hybrid framework for spatiotemporal saliency detection inside videos

Wang, Z., Ren, J., Zhang, D., Sun, M. & Jiang, J., 2 Feb 2018, In : Neurocomputing. 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Learning
Motion Pictures
Surgical Instruments
Feature extraction
Databases
Open Access
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Bayesian networks
Neural networks
Backpropagation
Speech recognition
Learning algorithms

Adequacy of dialysis in Iranian patients undergoing hemodialysis: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Dehvan, F., Monjazebi, F., Khanghahi, M. E., Mohammadi, H., Gheshlagh, R. & Kurdi, A., 17 Sep 2018, 10, 5, 10 p., e82235.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Renal Dialysis
Meta-Analysis
Dialysis
Urea
Sudden Infant Death

A detailed study of irradiation requirements towards an efficient photochemical Wohl‐Ziegler procedure in flow

Bonfield, H. E., Williams, J. D., Ooi, W. X., Leach, S. G., Kerr, W. J. & Edwards, L. J., 31 Oct 2018, In : ChemPhotoChem. 2, 10, p. 938-944 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bromosuccinimide
Irradiation
Monochromators
Aromatic compounds
Photochemical reactions