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The Repository@Nottingham is intended to be an Open Access showcase for the published research output of the university. Whenever possible, refereed documents accepted for publication, or finished artistic compositions presented in public, will be made available here in full digital format, and hyperlinks to standard published versions will be provided. See our Policies for further information.



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Fracture properties and microstructure formation of hardened alkali-activated slag/fly ash pastes (2021)
Journal Article
Zhang, S., Li, Z., Ghiassi, B., Yin, S., & Ye, G. (2021). Fracture properties and microstructure formation of hardened alkali-activated slag/fly ash pastes. Cement and Concrete Research, 144, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconres.2021.106447

This study presents a comprehensive experimental investigation on the fracture properties of hardened alkali-activated slag/fly ash (AASF) pastes in relation to the microstructure formation and reaction product composition. The main reaction product... Read More about Fracture properties and microstructure formation of hardened alkali-activated slag/fly ash pastes.

Marine-Source Quorum Quenching Enzyme YtnP to Improve Hygiene Quality in Dental Units (2021)
Journal Article
Sun, X., Hill, P., Liu, J., Qian, J., Ma, Y., & Zhou, S. (2021). Marine-Source Quorum Quenching Enzyme YtnP to Improve Hygiene Quality in Dental Units. Marine Drugs, 19(4), https://doi.org/10.3390/md19040225

Biofilm in dental unit water lines may pose a health risk to patients and dental practitioners. An AdiC-like quorum quenching enzyme, YtnP, was cloned from a deep-sea probiotic Bacillus velezensis, and heterologously expressed in E. coli to examine t... Read More about Marine-Source Quorum Quenching Enzyme YtnP to Improve Hygiene Quality in Dental Units.

UV-curable silicone materials with tuneable mechanical properties for 3D Printing (2021)
Journal Article
Foerster, A., Annarasa, V., Terry, A., Wildman, R., Hague, R., Irvine, D., …Tuck, C. (2021). UV-curable silicone materials with tuneable mechanical properties for 3D Printing. Materials and Design, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2021.109681

In this paper, we present the development of a family of novel, UV-curable, highly flexible, 3D printable silicone-based materials, the mechanical properties of which can be tuned simply by varying the ratio of the polymerisable reagents within the f... Read More about UV-curable silicone materials with tuneable mechanical properties for 3D Printing.

Norman Gash and the Making of Mr Secretary Peel (2021)
Journal Article
Gaunt, R. A. (2021). Norman Gash and the Making of Mr Secretary Peel. Parliamentary History, 40(1), 148-167. https://doi.org/10.1111/1750-0206.12548

In May 1961, the firm of Longmans published the first volume of Norman Gash's monumental life of Sir Robert Peel. Mr Secretary Peel: The Life of Sir Robert Peel before 1830 was hailed at the time as a landmark and has proved surprisingly durable as a... Read More about Norman Gash and the Making of Mr Secretary Peel.