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A centrifuge study on the influence of tunnel excavation on piles in sand (2020)
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Song, G., & Marshall, A. M. (2020). A centrifuge study on the influence of tunnel excavation on piles in sand. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 146(12), https://doi.org/10.1061...%29GT.1943-5606.0002401

Tunnelling induced ground movements can affect the equilibrium state of an existing pile, causing uneven settlement among pile groups and damage to connected structures. This paper presents results from five centrifuge tests aimed at evaluating the l... Read More about A centrifuge study on the influence of tunnel excavation on piles in sand.

Remote Sensing of Fish-Processing in the Sundarbans Reserve Forest, Bangladesh: An Insight into the Modern Slavery-Environment Nexus in the Coastal Fringe (2020)
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Jackson, B., Boyd, D. S., Ives, C. D., Decker Sparks, J. L., Foody, G. M., Marsh, S., & Bales, K. (2020). Remote Sensing of Fish-Processing in the Sundarbans Reserve Forest, Bangladesh: An Insight into the Modern Slavery-Environment Nexus in the Coastal Fringe. Maritime Studies, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40152-020-00199-7

Land-based fish-processing activities in coastal fringe areas and their social-ecological impacts have often been overlooked by marine scientists and antislavery groups. Using remote sensing methods, the location and impacts of fish processing activi... Read More about Remote Sensing of Fish-Processing in the Sundarbans Reserve Forest, Bangladesh: An Insight into the Modern Slavery-Environment Nexus in the Coastal Fringe.

A click chemistry strategy for the synthesis of efficient photinitiators fo two-photon polymerisation (2020)
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Henning, I., Woodward, A. W., Rance, G. A., Paul, B. T., Wildman, R. D., Irvine, D. J., & Moore, J. C. (2020). A click chemistry strategy for the synthesis of efficient photinitiators fo two-photon polymerisation. Advanced Functional Materials, https://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.202006108

It is reported that efficient photoinitiators, suitable for two‐photon polymerization, can be obtained using the copper catalyzed azide/alkyne cycloaddition reaction. This click chemistry strategy provides a modular approach to the assembly of photoi... Read More about A click chemistry strategy for the synthesis of efficient photinitiators fo two-photon polymerisation.

Using mesoporous carbon to pack polyethylene glycol as a shape-stabilized phase change material with excellent energy storage capacity and thermal conductivity (2020)
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Feng, D., Li, P., Feng, Y., Yan, Y., & Zhang, X. (2020). Using mesoporous carbon to pack polyethylene glycol as a shape-stabilized phase change material with excellent energy storage capacity and thermal conductivity. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.micromeso.2020.110631

A novel shape-stabilized phase change material was successfully prepared using polyethylene glycol (PEG) as PCM and mesoporous carbon FDU-15 as support via the melting impregnation method. The structural and thermal properties of materials were measu... Read More about Using mesoporous carbon to pack polyethylene glycol as a shape-stabilized phase change material with excellent energy storage capacity and thermal conductivity.

Swash zone morphodynamic modelling including sediment entrained by bore-generated turbulence (2020)
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Zhu, F., & Dodd, N. (2020). Swash zone morphodynamic modelling including sediment entrained by bore-generated turbulence. Advances in Water Resources, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2020.103756

In this paper we introduce a mathematical model of sediment entrainment due to bore-generated turbulence in a shallow water context. In this model, the entrainment is assumed to be proportional to the energy decay rate across a bore on a mobile bed.... Read More about Swash zone morphodynamic modelling including sediment entrained by bore-generated turbulence.

Estimation of the infiltration rate of UK homes with the divide-by-20 rule and its comparison with site measurements (2020)
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Vega Pasos, A., Zheng, X., Smith, L., & Wood, C. (2020). Estimation of the infiltration rate of UK homes with the divide-by-20 rule and its comparison with site measurements. Building and Environment, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.buildenv.2020.107275

Buildings are responsible for 40% of the global energy usage to which infiltration-caused heat losses are responsible for 30%. Air infiltration is the unintended flow of air through leakage paths and fundamentally determined by the airtightness of a... Read More about Estimation of the infiltration rate of UK homes with the divide-by-20 rule and its comparison with site measurements.

Power-Sharing Control In Bearingless Multi-Sector And Multi-Three-Phase Permanent Magnet Machines (2020)
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Sala, G., Valente, G., Di Nardo, M., Degano, M., Zanchetta, P., & Gerada, C. (in press). Power-Sharing Control In Bearingless Multi-Sector And Multi-Three-Phase Permanent Magnet Machines. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics,

This paper deals with the power-sharing control of bearingless multi-sector and multi-three-phase permanent magnet machines. The proposed control strategy allows to distribute the power flows among the three-phase inverters supplying the machine duri... Read More about Power-Sharing Control In Bearingless Multi-Sector And Multi-Three-Phase Permanent Magnet Machines.

Low dimensional nanostructures of fast ion conducting lithium nitride (2020)
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Tapia-Ruiz, N., Gordon, A. G., Jewell, C. M., Edwards, H. K., Dunnill, C. W., Blackman, J. M., …Gregory, D. H. (2020). Low dimensional nanostructures of fast ion conducting lithium nitride. Nature Communications, 11, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-17951-6

As the only stable binary compound formed between an alkali metal and nitrogen, lithium nitride possesses remarkable properties and is a model material for energy applications involving the transport of lithium ions. Following a materials design prin... Read More about Low dimensional nanostructures of fast ion conducting lithium nitride.

A new Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) based method for urban heat island intensity monitoring (2020)
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Mendez-Astudillo, J., Lau, L., Tang, Y., & Moore, T. (2021). A new Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) based method for urban heat island intensity monitoring. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 94, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jag.2020.102222

The Urban Heat Island (UHI) effect occurs when an urban area experiences higher temperatures than its rural surrounding because of heat being absorbed by built structures and heat being released by anthropogenic sources. UHIs can cause adverse effect... Read More about A new Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) based method for urban heat island intensity monitoring.

Performance comparison of two solar cooking storage pots combined with wonderbag slow cookers for off-sunshine cooking (2020)
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Mawire, A., Lentswe, K., Owusu, P., Shobo, A., Darkwa, J., Calautit, J., & Worall, M. (2020). Performance comparison of two solar cooking storage pots combined with wonderbag slow cookers for off-sunshine cooking. Solar Energy, 208, 1166-1180. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2020.08.053

Two similar storage cooking pots are experimentally evaluated and compared during solar cooking and storage off-sunshine cooking periods. One storage pot has sunflower oil as the sensible heat storage material, while the other has erythritol as the p... Read More about Performance comparison of two solar cooking storage pots combined with wonderbag slow cookers for off-sunshine cooking.

XOR Binary Gravitational Search Algorithm with Repository: Industry 4.0 Applications (2020)
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Ahmadieh Khanesar, M., Bansal, R., Martínez-Arellano, G., & Branson, D. (in press). XOR Binary Gravitational Search Algorithm with Repository: Industry 4.0 Applications. Applied Sciences,

Industry 4.0 is the fourth generation of industry which will theoretically revolutionize manufacturing methods through the integration of machine learning and artificial intelligence approaches on the factory floor to obtain robustness and sped-up pr... Read More about XOR Binary Gravitational Search Algorithm with Repository: Industry 4.0 Applications.

Modelling Swash Zone Hydrodynamics Using Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element Method (2020)
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Aboulatta, W., Dodd, N., Briganti, R., Kasem, T. H. M. A., & Zaki, M. A. F. (in press). Modelling Swash Zone Hydrodynamics Using Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element Method. Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering,

A 2D numerical model for the solution of the Nonlinear Shallow Water Equations (NSWEs) using the Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element Method (DGFEM) is presented. A new adaptation of the thin film approach is developed for the wetting/drying treatme... Read More about Modelling Swash Zone Hydrodynamics Using Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element Method.

Modeling non-linear rheology of PLLA: comparison of Giesekus and Rolie-Poly constitutive models (2020)
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Stępień, M., Choong, G. Y., De Focatiis, D. S., & Figiel, Ł. (2020). Modeling non-linear rheology of PLLA: comparison of Giesekus and Rolie-Poly constitutive models. International Journal of Biobased Plastics, 1-16. https://doi.org/10.1080/24759651.2020.1808367

Rheological models for biobased plastics can assist in predicting optimum processing parameters in industrial forming processes for biobased plastics and their composites such as film blowing, or injection stretch-blow molding in the packaging indust... Read More about Modeling non-linear rheology of PLLA: comparison of Giesekus and Rolie-Poly constitutive models.

European National Road Authorities and Circular Economy: An Insight into Their Approaches (2020)
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Mantalovas, K., Mino, G. D., Jimenez, A., Carrion, D. B., Keijzer, E., Kalman, B., …Lo Presti, D. (2020). European National Road Authorities and Circular Economy: An Insight into Their Approaches. Sustainability, 12(17), https://doi.org/10.3390/su12177160

The pavement engineering industry, having realized the significance of the impacts that it imposes on the environment through the production, construction and management of its products and assets, has been driven towards a more sustainable and circu... Read More about European National Road Authorities and Circular Economy: An Insight into Their Approaches.

The behaviour of thermoplastic and thermoset carbon-fibre composites subjected to low-velocity and high-velocity impact (2020)
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Liu, H., Liu, J., Ding, Y., Zheng, J., Kong, X., Zhou, J., …Dear, J. P. (2020). The behaviour of thermoplastic and thermoset carbon-fibre composites subjected to low-velocity and high-velocity impact. Journal of Materials Science, 55, 15741–15768. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10853-020-05133-0

The present paper describes the results from experimental and theoretical modelling studies on the behaviour of continuous carbon-fibre/polymer matrix composites subjected to a relatively low-velocity or high-velocity impact, using a rigid, metallic... Read More about The behaviour of thermoplastic and thermoset carbon-fibre composites subjected to low-velocity and high-velocity impact.

Hyperpolarised xenon MRI and time-resolved X-ray computed tomography studies of structure-transport relationships in hierarchical porous media (2020)
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Hill-Casey, F., Hotchkiss, T., Hardstone, K. A., Hitchcock, I., Novak, V., Schlepütz, C. M., …Rigby, S. P. (2021). Hyperpolarised xenon MRI and time-resolved X-ray computed tomography studies of structure-transport relationships in hierarchical porous media. Chemical Engineering Journal, 405, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2020.126750

Catalysed diesel particulate filter (DPF) monoliths are hierarchical porous solids, as demonstrated by mercury porosimetry. Establishing structure-transport relationships, including assessing the general accessibility of the catalyst, is challenging,... Read More about Hyperpolarised xenon MRI and time-resolved X-ray computed tomography studies of structure-transport relationships in hierarchical porous media.

A review of non-destructive testing techniques for the in-situ investigation of fretting fatigue cracks (2020)
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Kong, Y., Bennett, C. J., & Hyde, C. J. (2020). A review of non-destructive testing techniques for the in-situ investigation of fretting fatigue cracks. Materials and Design, 196, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2020.109093

© 2020 The Authors Fretting fatigue can significantly reduce the life of components, leading to unexpected in-service failures. This phenomenon has been studied for over a century, with significant progress being made during the past decade. There ar... Read More about A review of non-destructive testing techniques for the in-situ investigation of fretting fatigue cracks.

"(S)he so hearty" Gender cues, stereotypes, and expectations of warmth in peer-to-peer accommodation services (2020)
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Pino, G., Zhang, C., & Wang, Z. (2020). "(S)he so hearty" Gender cues, stereotypes, and expectations of warmth in peer-to-peer accommodation services. International Journal of Hospitality Management, 91, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhm.2020.102650

The hospitality industry is witnessing continuous growth in the number of female travellers and female hosts available to accommodate travellers in their properties using peer-to-peer (P2P) service platforms. Cues that convey information about the ho... Read More about "(S)he so hearty" Gender cues, stereotypes, and expectations of warmth in peer-to-peer accommodation services.


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