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Creating a Corpus of Geospatial Natural Language (2013)
Book Chapter
Stock, K., Pasley, R. C., Gardner, Z., Brindley, P., Morley, J., & Cialone, C. (2013). Creating a Corpus of Geospatial Natural Language. In T. Tenbrink, J. Stell, A. Galton, & Z. Wood (Eds.), Spatial Information Theory: 11th International Conference, COSIT 2013, Scarborough, UK, September 2-6, 2013. Proceedings, 279-298. Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-01790-7_16

The description of location using natural language is of interest for a number of research activities including the automated interpretation and generation of natural language to ease interaction with geographic information systems. For such activiti... Read More

Genome-wide methylation and gene expression changes in newborn rats following maternal protein restriction and reversal by folic acid (2013)
Journal Article
Altobelli, G., Bogdarina, I., Stupka, E., Clark, A. J., & Langley-Evans, S. C. (2013). Genome-wide methylation and gene expression changes in newborn rats following maternal protein restriction and reversal by folic acid. PLoS ONE, 8, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0082989

A large body of evidence from human and animal studies demonstrates that the maternal diet during pregnancy can programme physiological and metabolic functions in the developing fetus, effectively determining susceptibility to later disease. The mech... Read More

Probing the metallicity and ionization state of the circumgalactic medium at z~6 and beyond with OI absorption (2013)
Journal Article
Keating, L. C., Haehnelt, M. G., Becker, G. D., & Bolton, J. S. (2013). Probing the metallicity and ionization state of the circumgalactic medium at z~6 and beyond with OI absorption. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 438(2), doi:10.1093/mnras/stt2324

Low-ionization metal absorption due to O I has been identified as an important probe of the physical state of the intergalactic/circumgalactic medium at the tail end of reionization. We use here high-resolution hydrodynamic simulations to interpret t... Read More

Embodiment in skateboarding videogames (2013)
Journal Article
Martin, P. (2013). Embodiment in skateboarding videogames. International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media, 9(2), doi:10.1386/padm.9.2.315_1

This article analyses the avatar in action games as both object of perception and instrument of action and perception. This allows for a picture to emerge of the way in which avatars in 3D action games serve as a kind of commentary on what it is to h... Read More

Yhwh's battle against chaos in Ezekiel: the transformation of Judahite mythology for a new situation (2013)
Journal Article
Strine, C., & Crouch, C. (2013). Yhwh's battle against chaos in Ezekiel: the transformation of Judahite mythology for a new situation. Journal of Biblical Literature, 132(4), doi:10.2307/42912472

In addressing the theological crisis of the exile, Ezekiel relies on the mythology of the divine king who goes out to battle against the forces of chaos, commonly referred to as the Chaoskampf. This article explores how Ezekiel employs this imagery t... Read More

A validation of the application of D2O stable isotope tracer techniques for monitoring day-to-day changes in muscle protein subfraction synthesis in humans (2013)
Journal Article
Wilkinson, D. J., Franchi, M. V., Brook, M. S., Narici, M. V., Williams, J. P., Mitchell, W. K., …Smith, K. (2014). A validation of the application of D2O stable isotope tracer techniques for monitoring day-to-day changes in muscle protein subfraction synthesis in humans. AJP - Endocrinology and Metabolism, 306(5), doi:10.1152/ajpendo.00650.2013

Quantification of muscle protein synthesis (MPS) remains a cornerstone for understanding the control of muscle mass. Traditional [13C]amino acid tracer methodologies necessitate sustained bed rest and intravenous cannulation(s), restricting studies t... Read More

Off-line breath acetone analysis in critical illness (2013)
Journal Article
Sturney, S. C., Storer, M., Shaw, D. E., & Epton, M. (2013). Off-line breath acetone analysis in critical illness. Journal of Breath Research, 7(3), doi:10.1088/1752-7155/7/3/037102

Analysis of breath acetone could be useful in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) setting to monitor evidence of starvation and metabolic stress. The aims of this study were to examine the relationship between acetone concentrations in breath and blood in... Read More

The effect of stimulus distribution form on the acquisition and rate of conditioned responding: Implications for theory (2013)
Journal Article
Jennings, D. J., Alonso, E., Mondragón, E., Franssen, M., & Bonardi, C. (2013). The effect of stimulus distribution form on the acquisition and rate of conditioned responding: Implications for theory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 39(3), 233-248. doi:10.1037/a0032151

In four experiments rats were conditioned to an auditory conditioned stimulus (conditioned stimulus; CS) that was paired with food, and learning about the CS was compared across two conditions in which the mean duration of the CS was equated. In one,... Read More

Carprofen inhibits the release of matrix metalloproteinases 1, 3, and 13 in the secretome of an explant model of articular cartilage stimulated with interleukin 1β (2013)
Journal Article
Williams, A., Smith, J. R., Allaway, D., Harris, P., Liddell, S., & Mobasheri, A. (2013). Carprofen inhibits the release of matrix metalloproteinases 1, 3, and 13 in the secretome of an explant model of articular cartilage stimulated with interleukin 1β. Arthritis Research and Therapy, 15(6), doi:10.1186/ar4424

Introduction: Arthritic diseases are characterized by the degradation of collagenous and noncollagenous extracellular matrix (ECM) components in articular cartilage. The increased expression and activity of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) is partly... Read More

UK medical teaching about ageing is improving but there is still work to be done: the Second National Survey of Undergraduate Teaching in Ageing and Geriatric Medicine (2013)
Journal Article
Gordon, A. L., Blundell, A., Dhesi, J. K., Forrester-Paton, C., Forrester-Paton, J., Mitchell, H. K., …Gladman, J. R. (2014). UK medical teaching about ageing is improving but there is still work to be done: the Second National Survey of Undergraduate Teaching in Ageing and Geriatric Medicine. Age and Ageing, 43(2), 293-297. doi:10.1093/ageing/aft207

Introduction: in 2008, a UK national survey of undergraduate teaching about ageing and geriatric medicine identified deficiencies, including failure to adequately teach about elder abuse, pressure ulcers and bio- and social gerontology. We repeated t... Read More

Financial liberalization and the relationship-specificity of exports (2013)
Journal Article
Defever, F., & Suedekum, J. (2014). Financial liberalization and the relationship-specificity of exports. Economics Letters, 122(3), doi:10.1016/j.econlet.2013.12.034

We investigate the causal impact of equity market liberalizations on sectoral export performance across 91 countries (1980–1997). The increased availability of external finance has boosted trade of industries that intensively use relationship-specifi... Read More

Composition and properties of the surface of oil bodies recovered from Echium Plantagineum (2013)
Journal Article
Payne, G., Lad, M., Foster, T., Khosla, A., & Gray, D. (2014). Composition and properties of the surface of oil bodies recovered from Echium Plantagineum. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 116, 88-92. doi:10.1016/j.colsurfb.2013.11.043

Neutral-lipids within oilseeds are most commonly stored in oil bodies, small spherical organelles with oleosin proteins inserted through a phospholipid monolayer. Oil bodies extracted from Echium plantagineum are highly enriched in polyunsaturated fa... Read More

China's military operations other than war (2013)
Journal Article
Hirono, M., & Xu, M. (2013). China's military operations other than war. RUSI Journal, 158(6), doi:10.1080/03071847.2013.869726

Although political friction and ideological differences between China and the West can hamper co-operation on missions known as ‘Military Operations Other than War’, the UK and China have achieved a certain level of success in this regard, particular... Read More

Engaging with energy reduction: Does a climate change frame have the potential for achieving broader sustainable behaviour? (2013)
Journal Article
Spence, A., Leygue, C., Bedwell, B., & O'Malley, C. (2014). Engaging with energy reduction: Does a climate change frame have the potential for achieving broader sustainable behaviour?. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 38, 17-28. doi:10.1016/j.jenvp.2013.12.006

Reducing energy use is key in meeting ambitious climate change targets being set around the world. This research considers the psychological impact, and potential for behavioural spillover, resulting from receiving energy information framed in terms... Read More

A depth-averaged model for non-isothermal thin-film rimming flow (2013)
Journal Article
Kay, E., Hibberd, S., & Power, H. (2014). A depth-averaged model for non-isothermal thin-film rimming flow. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 70, doi:10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2013.11.040

A model for non-isothermal shear-driven thin-film flow on the inside surface of a stationary circular cylinder is presented. Motivated by an application to film flow in an aero-engine bearing chamber the model extends lubrication theory analysis of t... Read More

Support for the integration of green roof constructions within Chinese building energy performance policies (2013)
Journal Article
Kokogiannakis, G., & Darkwa, J. (2014). Support for the integration of green roof constructions within Chinese building energy performance policies. Energy, 65, doi:10.1016/j.energy.2013.11.076

Green roofs could act as a thermal buffer in buildings and offer potential energy savings. However, the energy benefits from green roofs are not usually properly recognised by traditional building energy regulations. Building energy regulations are t... Read More

Knowledge, sources of information, and risk factors for sexually transmitted infections among secondary school youth in Zaria, Northern Nigeria (2013)
Journal Article
Aliyu, A. A., Dahiru, T., Ladan, A. M., Shehu, A. U., Abubakar, A. A., Oyefabi, A. M., & Yahaya, S. S. (2013). Knowledge, sources of information, and risk factors for sexually transmitted infections among secondary school youth in Zaria, Northern Nigeria. Journal of Medicine in the Tropics, 15(2), doi:10.4103/2276-7096.123582

Background: Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are responsible for a variety of health problems especially among the youth who engage in risky sexual behavior. There are few studies that describe STIs among the youths in Northern Nigeria. The obj... Read More

Stochastic service network design with rerouting (2013)
Journal Article
Bai, R., Wallace, S. W., Li, J., & Chong, A. Y. (2014). Stochastic service network design with rerouting. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 60, doi:10.1016/j.trb.2013.11.001

Service network design under uncertainty is fundamentally crucial for all freight transportation companies. The main challenge is to strike a balance between two conflicting objectives: low network setup costs and low expected operational costs. Toge... Read More