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  • Buckley, Jim; De Willie, Tabea; Exton, Chris; Exton, Geraldine; Murray, Liam (SAGE Publications, 2018)
    Gamification is the use of game design elements in nongame contexts and has been shown to be effective in motivating behavior change. By seeing game elements as “motivational affordances,” and formalizing the relationship ...
  • Ali, Nour; Baker, Sean; O'Crowley, Ross; Herold, Sebastian; Buckley, Jim (Springer, 2017)
    Architecture Consistency (AC) aims to align implemented systems with their intended architectures. Several AC approaches and tools have been proposed and empirically evaluated, suggesting favourable results. In this ...
  • Phillips, Christopher; Walshe, Dylan; O’Regan, Karen; Strong, Ken; Hennon, Christopher; Knapp, Ken; Murphy, Conor; Thorne, Peter (2018)
    A common challenge in citizen science projects is gaining and retaining participants. At the same time, the tertiary education sector is constantly being challenged to provide more meaningful and practical work for students. ...
  • Perrier, Jean-Philippe; Sellem, Eli; Prézelin, Audrey; Gasselin, Maxime; Jouneau, Luc; Piumi, François; Adhami, Hala Al; Weber, Michaël; Fritz, Sébastien; Boichard, Didier; Le Danvic, Chrystelle; Schibler, Laurent; Jammes, Hélène; Kiefer, Hélène (BioMed Central, 2018)
    Background: Spermatozoa have a remarkable epigenome in line with their degree of specialization, their unique nature and different requirements for successful fertilization. Accordingly, perturbations in the establishment ...
  • Torre, Giuseppe (Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press, 2017)
    The author presents three of his artworks that engage with issues surrounding artificial intelligence (AI) research. The artworks provide a means for discussing issues that are predominantly ontological rather than technical; ...
  • Torre, Giuseppe; Andersen, Kristina; Baldé, Frank (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
    Michel Waisvisz's The Hands is one of the most famous and long-lasting research projects in the literature of digital music instruments. Consisting of a pair of data gloves and exhibited for the first time in 1984, The ...
  • Torre, Giuseppe (Taylor and Francis, 2015)
    Many live performance practitioners have explored the development of live gestural controllers in the hope of achieving natural and intimate interaction with their instrument. While the relevant literature offers a great ...
  • Ferris, Kieran; Bannon, Liam J. (Association for Computing Machinery, 2002)
    The Cardboard Box Garden (CBG) originated from a shared dissatisfaction with current computer technology as it is presented to children. This paper shall briefly review the process involved in the creation of this ...
  • Ferris, Kieran; Bannon, Liam J. (Association for Computing Machinery, 2002)
    This paper documents the design process for an augmented children's play environment centred on that most ubiquitous and simple of objects, the cardboard box. The purpose of the exercise is to show how computer technology ...
  • Ciolfi, Luigina; Bannon, Liam J. (2002)
    In this paper, we describe the current work being conducted at the Interaction Design Centre on the design and development of a novel interactive museum exhibition. The particular context and cultural setting of the ...
  • Ciolfi, Luigina; Bannon, Liam J. (2003)
    This paper describes an observational study of visitors interacting with artefacts in a museum, and attempts to draw from these studies a number of design considerations. Gaining a thorough understanding of the context, ...
  • Fraser, Mike; Bowers, John; Brundell, Pat; O'Malley, Claire; Reeves, Stuart; Benford, Steve; Ciolfi, Luigina; Ferris, Kieran; Gallagher, Paul; Hall, Tony; Bannon, Liam J.; Taxén, Gustav; Hellstrom, Sten-Olov (Association for Computing Machinery, 2004)
    Interactive exhibits are now commonplace in museum settings, providing ‘edutainment’ for visitors. However, many technologies co-exist uneasily with more traditional methods of display. In this paper we describe a design ...
  • Ferris, Kieran; Bannon, Liam J.; Ciolfi, Luigina; Gallagher, Paul; Hall, Tony; Lennon, Marilyn (Association for Computing Machinery, 2004)
    Re-Tracing the Past: exploring objects, stories, mysteries, was an exhibition held at the Hunt Museum, in Limerick, Ireland from 9th--19th June 2003. We attempted to create an exhibition that would be an engaging experience ...
  • Baumann, Konrad; Kotzé, Paula; Oestreicher, Lars; Bannon, Liam J.; Varey, Alison; van Greunen, Darelle; van der Veer, Gerrit; Petrie, Helen; Jounila, Ilari; Mavrommati, Irene; Garay-Vitoria, Nestor; Özcan, Oguzhan; Purgathofer, Peter; Silva, Paula Alexandra (GPCG, 2007)
    This paper reports on the outcomes of the December 2006 CONVIVIO Faculty Forum and the proposed framework and guidelines for design exercises to stimulate creativity, developed at the Forum.
  • Bannon, Liam J. (2007)
    This NSF Design Requirements Workshop has a very ambitious and wide-ranging set of objectives. It invites contributions from a wide range of disciplines and encourages a variety of perspectives on requirements and design, ...
  • Bulushev, Dmitri A.; Ross, Julian R.H. (Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2018)
    Formic acid is a widely used commodity chemical. It can be applied as a safe, easily handled and transported source of hydrogen or CO for different reactions including those producing fuels. The review includes historical ...
  • Wilkinson, Martin G. (Elsevier, 2018)
    Highlights • A review of flow cytometry for monitoring probiotic culture viability was undertaken. • Flow cytometry had good correlation with plate counts for concentrated fresh cultures. • Sample clean up ...
  • Shivanna, Mohana; Yang, Qing‐Yuan; Bajpai, Alankriti; Sen, Susan; Hosono, Nobuhiko; Kusaka, Shinpei; Pham, Tony; Forrest, Katherine A.; Space, Brian; Kitagawa, Susumu; Zaworotko, Michael J. (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2018)
    Shape-memory effects are quite well-studied in general, but there is only one reported example in the context of porous materials. We report the second example of a porous coordination network that exhibits a sorbate-induced ...
  • 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 ...
  • Kourousis, Kyriakos I.; Comer, Anthony (Emerald Publishing Group Limited, 2018)
    Purpose This viewpoint aims to increase the awareness on the demand faced by the technical sector of the Indian and Chinese aviation industry and how this can be met by the adoption of the European Aviation Safety Agency ...

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