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  • Walsh, John N.; O'Brien, Michael P.; Slattery, Darina M. (2019)
    This study explores the viewing patterns of 17 instructional videos in both a traditional and flipped classroom environment by 732 business students taking an IT-related module. While previous work has concentrated mainly ...
  • Sun, Na; Wang, Shi-Qiang; Zou, Ruqiang; Cui, Wen-Gang; Zhang, Anqi; Zhang, Tianzhen; Li, Qi; Zhuang, Zhan-Zhong; Zhang, Ying-Hui; Xu, Jialiang; Zaworotko, Michael J.; Bu, Xian-He (The Royal Society of Chemistry, 2019)
    Solid–liquid separation of similarly sized organic molecules utilizing sorbents offers the potential for new energy-efficient approaches to a number of important industrial separations such as xylenes (C8) separations. ...
  • Nicoletti, Sara; Fanelli, Duccio; Zagli, Niccolò; Asllani, Malbor; Battistelli, Giorgio; Carletti, Timoteo; Chisci, Luigi; Innocenti, Giacomo; Livi, Roberto (AIP Publishing, 2019)
    A stochastic reaction-diffusion model is studied on a networked support. In each patch of the network, two species are assumed to interact following a non-normal reaction scheme. When the interaction unit is replicated ...
  • Murphy, Stephen; Patterson, Maurice; O'Malley, Lisa (SAGE Publications, 2018)
    Although the skilful body has been ever-present in research accounts of consumption experiences, no sustained attention has been given to the acquisition of skills necessary for successful engagement with those experiences. ...
  • Giralt, Marta; Murray, Liam; Benini, Silivia (2019)
    This article discusses the topic of digital learning, the period abroad (PA) (in study or employment) and the potential exploitation of the Digi-languages.ie online portal. We will present some of the latest initiatives ...
  • Muldoon, Orla T.; Walsh, Stephen R.; Curtin, Mariah; Kinsella, Elaine Louise (Acquired Brain Injury Ireland, 2017)
    Brain injury is a hidden phenomenon in our society. Rarely, if ever, do we get to hear the voice of the person living with ABI. This report, using a research framework, lifts the lid and lets us gain an insight into what ...
  • Pederzoli, Francesca; Ruozi, Barbara; Duskey, Jason; Hagmeyer, Simone; Sauer, Ann Katrin; Grabrucker, Stefanie; Coelho, Romina; Oddone, Natalia; Ottonelli, Ilaria; Daini, Eleonora; Zoli, Michele; Vandelli, Maria Angela; Tosi, Giovanni; Grabrucker, Andreas M. (MDPI, 2019)
    The accumulation of amyloid β (Aβ) triggers a cascade of toxic events in Alzheimer’s disease (AD). The KLVFF peptide can interfere with Aβ aggregation. However, the peptide suffers from poor bioavailability and the inability ...
  • Lopez, Tamara; Tun, Thein Than; Bandara, Arosha K.; Levine, Mark; Nuseibeh, Bashar; Sharp, Helen (Association for Computing Machinery, 2019)
    As software-intensive digital systems become an integral part of modern life, ensuring that these systems are developed to satisfy security and privacy requirements is an increasingly important societal concern. This ...
  • Kaur Gurmeet; Singh Randhir; Singh Mehakpreet; Kumar Jitendra; Matsoukas Themis (IOP Publsihing, 2019)
    .In the present work, a new approach is proposed for finding the analytical solution of population balances for aggregation and fragmentation process. This approach is relying on the idea of the homotopy perturbation method ...
  • Hehir Mark P.; Burke, Naomi; Burke, Gerard; Turner, Michael; Breathnach, Fionnuala; McAuliffe, Fionnuala M.; Morrison John J.; Dornan Samina; Higgins, John; Cotter, Amanda; Geary, Michael P.; McParland, Peter; Daly, Sean; Cody, Fiona; Dicker, Patrick; Tully, Elizabeth C.; Malone, Fergal D. (Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2019)
    Objective Increased fetal size is associated with shoulder dystocia during labor and subsequent need for assisted delivery. We sought to investigate if increased fetal adiposity diagnosed sonographically in late pregnancy ...
  • Alamgir, Arbab; Bin A'ain, Abu Khari; Sheikh, Usman Ullah; Paraman, Norlina; Mokji, Musa Mohd; Grout, Ian (IEEE, 2019)
    Among the black-box approaches to digital circuit testing, Random testing is popular due to its simplicity and cost effectiveness. Unfortunately, available evidences suggest that Random testing is equipped with a number ...
  • Murphy, Joseph J.; MacDonncha, Ciaran; Muprhy, Marie H.; Murphy, Niamh; Nevill, Alan M.; Woods, Catherine B. (Human Kinetics, 2019)
    Background: Although levels of physical activity (PA) have been researched, no information on how university students organize their PA across different life domains is available. The purpose of this study is to explore ...
  • McCann, Angela; Jeffery, Ian B; Ouliass, Bouchra; Ferland, Guylaine; Fu, Xueyen; Booth, Sarah L; Tran, Tam T.T.; O’Toole, Paul W; O'Connor, Eibhlís M. (Oxford University Press, 2019)
    ackground: Vitamin K has multiple important physiological roles, including blood coagulation and beneficial effects on myelin integrity in the brain. Some intestinal microbes possess the genes to produce vitamin K in the ...
  • Mandic, Sandra; Jackson, Andrew; Lieswyn, John; Mindell, Jennifer S.; Bengoechea, Enrique García; Spence, John C.; Wooliscroft, Ben; Wade-Brown, Celia; Coppell, Kirsten J.; Hinckson, Erica (University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, 2019)
    Humans create and use tools that allow us to achieve new things and make our lives easier. This is evident in the world of transport. Since the first sail and the first wheel, new forms of transport have created ...
  • Hadroug, Samar; Jellali, Salah; Leahy, James J.; Kwapinska, Marzena; Jeguirim, Mejdi; Hamdi, Helmi; Kwapinski, Witold (MDPI, 2019)
    Raw poultry manure (RPM) and its derived biochars at temperatures of 400 (B400) and 600 C (B600) were physico-chemically characterized, and their ability to release nutrients was assessed under static conditions. The ...
  • Benn, D. I.; Fowler, Andrew C.; Hewitt, I.; Sevestre, H. (Cambridge University Press, 2019)
    We present the first general theory of glacier surging that includes both temperate and polythermal glacier surges, based on coupled mass and enthalpy budgets. Enthalpy (in the form of thermal energy and water) is gained ...
  • Romero-Aguirregomezcorta J.; Cronin S.; Donnellan E.; Fair, Seán (CSIRO Publishing, 2019)
    The mechanism that causes the detachment of spermatozoa from the oviductal reservoir around the time of ovulation remains to be elucidated. Because the cumulus cells of the bovine oocyte are known to secrete progesterone ...
  • Calderon, Mauricio Giusti; de Sousa Santos, Edige Felipe; de Abreu, Luiz Carlos; Raimundo, Daminello (Nature Ressearch, 2019)
    To estimate the gastroschisis seasonality and trend of prevalence in recent years, stratified by maternal age and geographical clusters of São Paulo state, a population–based study was designed. We used data from the Live ...
  • Kingston, Liz M. (University of Limerick, 2017)
    Hand hygiene is widely recognised as an effective measure in preventing the transmission of healthcare-associated infection (HCAI). HCAI is a public health challenge internationally and the emergence of antimicrobial ...
  • O'Connor, Ray; Power, Ruth; Bissett, Kyle; Bourdan, Kimberly-Ann; Togher, Katie; Power, Hayley; O'Reilly, Kasie; Baistrocchi, Shane; Purtill, Patrick; Keyes, Sarah; Brannock, Molly; Maxwell, James; McAnuff, Ryan; Woods, Catherine B. (Springer, 2019)
    Dear Editor, We were very interested in the paper by Gezer et al. (IJMS (2019) 188:469–473) which concluded that incorporation of aerobic exercises into conventional rehabilitation programmes of early stroke patients ...