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A fully coupled computational framework for fluid pressurised crack evolution in porous media (2019)
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Hardcastle, A., Mousavi Nezhad, M., Rezania, M., Tizani, W., & Gamage Ranjith, P. (2019). A fully coupled computational framework for fluid pressurised crack evolution in porous media. Journal of Porous Media, doi:10.1615/jpormedia.2019025665

This paper presents a computational framework for modelling hydraulic fracture on the basis of combining continuum porous media and damage theories. By considering the continuum as two separate domains of damaged and intact porous domains, model comp... Read More

The dynamics of quasiregular maps of punctured space (2019)
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Nicks, D. A., & Sixsmith, D. J. (2019). The dynamics of quasiregular maps of punctured space. Indiana University Mathematics Journal, 68(1), 323–352. doi:10.1512/iumj.2019.68.7556

The Fatou-Julia iteration theory of rational and transcendental entire functions has recently been extended to quasiregular maps in more than two real dimensions. Our goal in this paper is similar; we extend the iteration theory of analytic self-maps... Read More

Exploring primary care responses to domestic violence and abuse (DVA): operationalisation of a national initiative (2019)
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McGarry, J., Hussain, B., & Watts, K. (2019). Exploring primary care responses to domestic violence and abuse (DVA): operationalisation of a national initiative. Journal of Adult Protection, 21(2), 144-154. doi:10.1108/JAP-10-2018-0025

Purpose: In the UK, the Referral to Improve Safety (IRIS) initiative has been developed for use within primary care to support women survivors of domestic violence and abuse (DVA). However, while evaluated nationally, less is known regarding impact o... Read More

Social representations of marketing work: advertising workers and social media (2019)
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Cluley, R., & Greenhalf, W. (2019). Social representations of marketing work: advertising workers and social media. European Journal of Marketing, doi:10.1108/EJM-12-2016-0682

Purpose: Informed by social representation theory, the study explores how marketing workers represent their activities on social media. Design/methodology/approach: A naturalistic dataset of 17,553 messages posted on Twitter by advertising workers w... Read More

Celebrating Matthew’s Passion narrative (2019)
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O'Loughlin, T. (2019). Celebrating Matthew’s Passion narrative. Pastoral Review, 15(2), 15-18

Twice each year, on Palm Sunday and Good Friday, the reading of the gospel becomes visibly a liturgical event in its own right. On these occasions the dramatic reading with several voices may replace the solitary tone of the deacon/priest. Yet in mos... Read More

A quantitative analysis of attitudes toward pornography use in secure hospitals: sexual, violent and non-offenders (2019)
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Mellor, E., & Duff, S. (2019). A quantitative analysis of attitudes toward pornography use in secure hospitals: sexual, violent and non-offenders. Journal of Forensic Practice, 21(2), 112-123. doi:10.1108/JFP-12-2018-0049

Purpose: To investigate the attitudes of staff members in secure hospitals, and the general population toward pornography use and their decision making regarding access to pornography. Methodology: A between participants design was used whereby 324... Read More

A fresh view on the hard/soft law divide: implications for international insolvency of enterprise groups (2019)
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Mevorach, I. (2019). A fresh view on the hard/soft law divide: implications for international insolvency of enterprise groups. Michigan Journal of International Law, 40(3), 505-530

It is the orthodox belief that treaties and—within the EU—directly applicable regulations represent hard, binding international law, while other international instruments-including model laws-are forms of soft law. In a previous publication 2 I discu... Read More

Bio-inspired Transparent Microfluidic Platform as Transformable Networks for Solar Modulation (2019)
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Alston, M. E., Pottgiesser, U., & Knaack, U. (2019). Bio-inspired Transparent Microfluidic Platform as Transformable Networks for Solar Modulation. Journal of Facade Design and Engineering, 7(1), 89-100. doi:10.7480/jfde.2019.1.2785

The glazed envelopes on buildings play a major role in operational energy consumption as they define the boundary conditions between climate and thermal comfort. Such a façade is viewed as an uncontrolled load that sets the operational performance re... Read More

Increased fasting small bowel water content in untreated coeliac disease and scleroderma as assessed by MRI (2019)
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Lam, C., Sanders, D., Lanyon, P., Garsed, K., Foley, S., & Pritchard, S. (2019). Increased fasting small bowel water content in untreated coeliac disease and scleroderma as assessed by MRI. United European Gastroenterology Journal, doi:10.1177/2050640619860372

Background and aims: The regular overnight migrating motor complex (MMC) ensures that the normal fasting small bowel water content (SBWC) is minimised. We have applied our recently validated non-invasive magnetic resonance technique to assess SBWC in... Read More

Speech, movement and gaze behaviours during dyadic conversation in noise (2019)
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Hadley, L. V., Owen Brimijoin, W., & Whitmer, W. M. (2019). Speech, movement and gaze behaviours during dyadic conversation in noise. Scientific Reports, 9, doi:10.1038/s41598-019-46416-0

How do people have conversations in noise and make themselves understood? While many previous studies have investigated speaking and listening in isolation, this study focuses on the behaviour of pairs of individuals in an ecologically valid context.... Read More

A 4D gravity theory and G2-holonomy manifolds (2019)
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Herfray, Y., Krasnov, K., Scarinci, C., & Shtanov, Y. (2019). A 4D gravity theory and G2-holonomy manifolds. Advances in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, 22(8), 2001-2034. doi:10.4310/atmp.2018.v22.n8.a5

Bryant and Salamon gave a construction of metrics of G2 holonomy on the total space of the bundle of anti-self-dual (ASD) 2-forms over a 4-dimensional self-dual Einstein manifold. We generalise it by considering the total space of an SO(3) bundle (wi... Read More

Modeling Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: mechanistic insights and pharmacological intervention (2019)
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Mosqueira, D., Smith, J. G. W., Bhagwan, J. R., & Denning, C. (in press). Modeling Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: mechanistic insights and pharmacological intervention. Trends in Molecular Medicine, doi:10.1016/j.molmed.2019.06.005

HCM is a prevalent and complex disease governed by multiple molecular mechanisms, and there is currently no efficient cure. New treatment strategies are under development, and several drugs are reaching the final stages of clinical trials, with parti... Read More

Neuraminidase Inhibitors and Hospital Length of Stay: A Meta-analysis of Individual Participant Data to Determine Treatment Effectiveness Among Patients Hospitalized With Nonfatal 2009 Pandemic Influenza A(H1N1) Virus Infection (2019)
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Venkatesan, S., Myles, P. R., Bolton, K. J., Muthuri, S. G., Al Khuwaitir, T., Anovadiya, A. P., …Nguyen-Van-Tam, J. S. (2019). Neuraminidase Inhibitors and Hospital Length of Stay: A Meta-analysis of Individual Participant Data to Determine Treatment Effectiveness Among Patients Hospitalized With Nonfatal 2009 Pandemic Influenza A(H1N1) Virus Infection. Journal of Infectious Diseases, doi:10.1093/infdis/jiz152

Complex patterns of subcellular cardiac alternans (2019)
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Veasy, J., Lai, Y. M., Coombes, S., & Thul, R. (2019). Complex patterns of subcellular cardiac alternans. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 478, 102-114. doi:10.1016/j.jtbi.2019.06.016

Cardiac alternans, in which the membrane potential and the intracellular calcium concentration exhibit alternating durations and peak amplitudes at consecutive beats, constitute a precursor to fatal cardiac arrhythmia such as sudden cardiac death. A... Read More

Prevailing I292V PB2 mutation in avian influenza H9N2 virus increases viral polymerase function and attenuates IFN-β induction in human cells (2019)
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Gao, W., Zu, Z., Liu, J., Song, J., Wang, X., Wang, C., …Pu, J. (2019). Prevailing I292V PB2 mutation in avian influenza H9N2 virus increases viral polymerase function and attenuates IFN-β induction in human cells. Journal of General Virology, doi:10.1099/jgv.0.001294

Adaptation of PB2 protein is important for the establishment of avian influenza viruses in mammalian hosts. Here, we identify I292V as the prevalent mutation in PB2 of circulating avian H9N2 and pandemic H1N1 viruses. The same dominant PB2 mutation i... Read More

Identifying 'avoidable harm' in family practice: a RAND/UCLA Appropriateness Method consensus study (2019)
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Carson-Stevens, A., Campbell, S., Cooper, A., Armstrong, S., Ashcroft, D., Boyd, M., …Avery, A. (in press). Identifying 'avoidable harm' in family practice: a RAND/UCLA Appropriateness Method consensus study. BMC Family Practice,

Background: Health care-related harm is an internationally recognized threat to public health. The United Kingdom’s national health services demonstrate that upwards of 90% of health care encounters can be delivered in ambulatory settings. Other coun... Read More

Techniques of Covert Propaganda: The British Approach in the mid-1960s (2019)
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Cormac, R. (in press). Techniques of Covert Propaganda: The British Approach in the mid-1960s. Intelligence and National Security,

In early 2019, the British government declassified a tranche of Information Research Department files. Among them is a candid and concise overview of British thinking about covert propaganda, complete with a list of examples of British forgery operat... Read More

A Computational And Experimental Investigation Into Radial Injection For Suspension High Velocity Oxy Fuel (SHVOF) Thermal Spray (2019)
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Chadha, S., Jefferson-Loveday, R., Venturi, F., & Hussain, T. (2019). A Computational And Experimental Investigation Into Radial Injection For Suspension High Velocity Oxy Fuel (SHVOF) Thermal Spray. Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, doi:10.1007/s11666-019-00888-8

Suspension High Velocity Oxy Fuel thermal spray typically utilises axial injections of suspension into the combustion chamber. There are certain cases where the oxygen sensitive nanoparticles benefit from a reduction in the time and temperature spent... Read More

A general framework for coupled hydro-mechanical modelling of rainfall-induced instability in unsaturated slopes with multivariate random fields (2019)
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Masoudian, M. S., Hashemi Afrapoli, M. A., Tasalloti, A., & Marshall, A. M. (2019). A general framework for coupled hydro-mechanical modelling of rainfall-induced instability in unsaturated slopes with multivariate random fields. Computers and Geotechnics, 115, 1-12. doi:10.1016/j.compgeo.2019.103162

An accurate estimation of rainfall-induced instability of slopes for extremely nonhomogeneous materials such as lignite mine spoils is a major challenge. This paper investigates the stability of nonhomogeneous soil slopes with respect to slip surface... Read More

A scaled CIS(D) based method for the calculation of valence and core electron ionization energies (2019)
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Hanson-Heine, M. W. D., George, M. W., & Besley, N. A. (2019). A scaled CIS(D) based method for the calculation of valence and core electron ionization energies. Journal of Chemical Physics, 151(3), doi:10.1063/1.5100098

The calculation of electron ionisation energies is a key component for the simulation of photoelectron spectroscopy. CIS(D) is a perturbative doubles correction for the single excitation configuration interaction (CIS) method which provides a new appr... Read More