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  • Lordan, Ronan; Tsoupras, Alexandros; Mitra, Bhaskar; Zabetakis, Ioannis (MDPI, 2018)
    Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) remain a major cause of death and morbidity globally and diet plays a crucial role in the disease prevention and pathology. The negative perception of dairy fats stems from the effort to ...
  • O'Reilly, Alan J. (University of Limerick, 2017)
    The Irish dairy processing sector is one of the largest in Europe with annual production figures in excess of five billion litres. In 2013, the revenue from the dairy sector surpassed €3 Billion for the first time with an ...
  • Shi, W.; Healy, Mark G.; Ashekuzzaman, S.M.; Daly, K.; Leahy, James J.; Fenton, O. (Elsevier, 2021)
    The dairy industry is one of the largest global producers of wastewater and generates huge volumes of dairy processing sludge (DPS). There are two main types of DPS, lime-treated dissolved air floatation sludge and ...
  • O'Higgins, Ronan M.; McCarthy, Michael A. (2005)
    The goal of this project was to accurately predict the ultimate failure strengths of fibre reinforced polymer matrix composite open hole tension specimens using the Ladevèze continuum mechanics damage model, currently ...
  • Moss, Hilary; McLoughlin, Lisa; O'Donoghue, Jessica Margaret (2018)
    The aim of this research was to create a best practice model of dance and health continuing professional development (CPD); to create a dynamic, interdisciplinary course of study for dancers who are engaged in facilitating ...
  • Cahalan, Róisin Máire; Kearney, Philip Edward; Ni Bhriain, Orfhlaith; Redding, Emma; Quin, Edel; McLaughlin, Lisa C.; O'Sullivan, Kieran (Elsevier, 2018)
    Objectives Dance exposure and determinants of wellness in Irish dance (ID) and contemporary dance (CD) are under-investigated in pre-professional, collegiate cohorts. This study prospectively investigated these variables ...
  • Shanahan, Joanne; Morris, Meg E.; Ni Bhriain, Orfhlaith; Saunders, Jean; Clifford, Amanda M. (Elsevier, 2015)
    Objectives: (1) To appraise and synthesize the literature on dance interventions for individuals with Parkinson disease (PD); (2) to provide information regarding the frequency, intensity, duration, and type of dance used ...
  • Dunin, Elsie Ivancich; Foley, Catherine E. (2014)
    The 27th Symposium of the International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM) Study Group on Ethnochoreology took place at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick, Ireland, from 22nd – 29th July, ...
  • Mateos Morante, Rebeca Tania (University of Limerick, 2020)
    This thesis is grounded in ethnochoreology and incorporates a psychoanalytical understanding of body identity and a phenomenological understanding of body motion. What is investigated is a professional Danza Española ...
  • Shanahan, Joanne; Morris, Meg E.; Ní Bhriain, Orfhlaith M.; Volpe, Daniele; Clifford, Amanda M. (Dove Medical Press, 2017)
    Introduction: Parkinson’s disease (PD) is associated with slowness of movement and balance disturbance. Anxiety and social isolation are common and quality of life (QoL) can be compromised. Dancing enables people with ...
  • Shanahan, Joanne; Morris, Meg E.; Ni Bhriain, Orfhlaith; Volpe, Daniele; Lynch, Tim; Clifford, Amanda M. (Elsevier, 2017)
    Objective: To examine the feasibility of a randomized controlled study design and to explore the benefits of a set dancing intervention compared with usual care. Design: Randomized controlled design, with participants ...
  • Geraghty, Barbara (Peter Lang, 2010)
    In the second half of Ōshiro Tatsuhiro’s novella, Kakuteru Pātī (The Cocktail Party), first published in 1967, one of the American characters, Mister Miller, responds to the Okinawan protagonist’s request for help: ‘We ...
  • Brennan, Grace; Ryan, Sally; Soulimane, Tewfik; Tofail, Syed A.M.; Silien, Christophe (MDPI, 2021)
    Magnetic-plasmonic, Fe3O4 -Au, core-shell nanoparticles are popular in many applications, most notably in therapeutics and diagnostics, and thus, the imaging of these nanostructures in biological samples is of high importance. ...
  • Mannix McNamara, Patricia; Hickey, Niamh; MacCurtain, Sarah; Blom, Nicolaas (MDPI, 2021)
    The extant literature evidences the link between incivility and workplace culture. Both have a symbiotic relationship whereby a change in one influences the other. When workplace cultures develop dysfunctional values and ...
  • Pope, Clive C; O'Sullivan, Mary (Human Kinetics, 2003)
    This study examined the ecology of ''free gym" as it occcured in both school lunch hour and after-school community settings. In an effort to understand how urban youth experience sport, an ethnography using multiple ...
  • Couture, Peter; Warnock, Damon; O'Mahony, Marcus A. (Technological University Dublin (TUI), 2021)
    This paper describes how Alkermes built a data architecture for efficient management of non-GXP and R&D data. Using a ‘Create’, ‘Store’, Describe’ ‘Access’ stepwise model, the ingredients to making the journey a success ...
  • Meade, Anne; Deeptimahanti, Deva Kumar; Johnston, Michael; Buckley, Jim; Collins, J.J. (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
    Parallelizing serial software systems in order to run in a High Performance Computing (HPC) environment presents many challenges to developers. In particular, the extant literature suggests the task of decomposing ...
  • Čurn, Jan; Marinescu, Dan; O'Hara, Niall; Cahill, Vinny (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
    In this paper we consider the problem of cooperative vehicle localisation, in which a group of vehicles are driving in an outdoor environment, each estimating their position using a global positioning system (GPS) and ...
  • De Craemer, Marieke; Chastin, Sebastien; Ahrens, Wolfgang; Bernaards, Claire; Brug, Johannes; Buck, Christoph; Cardon, Greet; Capranica, Laura; Dargent-Molina, Patricia; De Lepeleere, Sara; Hoffmann, Belinda; Kennedy, Aileen; Lakerveld, Jeroen; Lien, Nanna; Ling, Fiona; Loyen, Anne; MacDonncha, Ciaran; Nazare, Julie-Anne; O'Donoghue, Gráinne; O'Gorman, Donal J.; Perchoux, Camille; Pigeot, Iris; Simon, Chantal; Mueller-Stierlin, Annabel S.; van der Ploeg, Hidde P.; Van Cauwenberg, Jelle; Oppert, Jean-Michel (MDPI, 2018)
    Societal and technological changes have resulted in sitting being the dominant posture during most activities of daily living, such as learning, working, travelling and leisure time. Too much time spent in seated activities, ...
  • English, Andrew; Azeem, Ayesha; Spanoudes, Kyriakos; Jones, Eleanor; Tripathi, Bhawana; Basu, Nandita; McNamara, Karrina; Tofail, Syed A.M.; Rooney, Niall; Riley, Graham; O'Riordan, Alan; Cross, Graham; Hutmacher, Dietmar; Biggs, Manus J.; Pandit, Abhay; Zeugolis, Dimitrios I. (Elsevier, 2015)
    This data article contains data related to the research article entitled “Substrate topography: A valuable in vitro tool, but a clinical red herring for in vivo tenogenesis” [1]. We report measurements on tenocyte viability, ...