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Applying NHTSA task acceptance criteria to different simulated driving scenarios (2015)
Conference Proceeding
Large, D. R., van Loon, E., Burnett, G., & Pournami, S. (2015). Applying NHTSA task acceptance criteria to different simulated driving scenarios. In AutomotiveUI '15: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications, 117-124. doi:10.1145/2799250.2799254

Driver distraction is a major contributor to road traffic accidents. Consequently, NHTSA have published detailed guidelines intended to discourage the introduction of excessively distracting electronic devices in vehicles. However, concerns have been... Read More

Three-dimensional reconstruction of plant shoots from multiple images using an active vision system (2015)
Journal Article
Gibbs, J., Pound, M. P., Wells, D. M., Murchie, E. H., French, A. P., & Pridmore, T. P. (2015). Three-dimensional reconstruction of plant shoots from multiple images using an active vision system

The reconstruction of 3D models of plant shoots is a challenging problem central to the emerging discipline of plant phenomics – the quantitative measurement of plant structure and function. Current approaches are, however, often limited by the use o... Read More

Introduction: looking beyond the state (2015)
Book Chapter
Greenwood, A. (2015). Introduction: looking beyond the state. In A. Greenwood (Ed.), Beyond the State: The Colonial Medical Service in British AfricaManchester University Press

Predicting the visual demand of finger-touch pointing tasks in a driving context (2015)
Conference Proceeding
Large, D. R., Crundall, E., Burnett, G., & Skrypchuk, L. (2015). Predicting the visual demand of finger-touch pointing tasks in a driving context. In AutomotiveUI '15: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications, 221-224. doi:10.1145/2799250.2799256

Finger-touch based interactions with capacitive touchscreen devices in cars are becoming increasingly common. As such, it is critical to understand the basic human factors of target acquisition (pointing/touching) in this context. We describe a simul... Read More

Artificial bee colony algorithm with time-varying strategy (2015)
Journal Article
Qin, Q., Cheng, S., Zhang, Q., Li, L., & Shi, Y. (2015). Artificial bee colony algorithm with time-varying strategy. Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society, 2015, doi:10.1155/2015/674595

Artificial bee colony (ABC) is one of the newest additions to the class of swarm intelligence. ABC algorithm has been shown to be competitive with some other population-based algorithms. However, there is still an insufficiency that ABC is good at ex... Read More

Private lives and public power: Norwich merchants' houses between the 14th and 16th centuries (2015)
Book Chapter
King, C. (2015). Private lives and public power: Norwich merchants' houses between the 14th and 16th centuries. In Norwich: medieval and early modern art, architecture and archaeologyManey Publishing

This chapter discusses the surviving examples of large merchants’ houses in the city of Norwich dating between the 14th and 16th centuries. These were the residences of families who dominated the economic and political life of the medieval and early... Read More

'Am I anorexic?': weight, eating and discourses of the body in online adolescent health communication (2015)
Journal Article
Mullany, L., Smith, C., Harvey, K., & Adolphs, S. (in press). 'Am I anorexic?': weight, eating and discourses of the body in online adolescent health communication. Communication and Medicine, 12(2-3), doi:10.1558/cam.16692

This article explores the communicative choices of adolescents seeking advice from an internet-based health forum run by medical professionals. Techniques from the disciplines of sociolinguistics and corpus linguistics are integrated to examine the s... Read More

Development, testing and reporting of mobile apps for psycho-social interventions: lessons from the pharmaceuticals (2015)
Journal Article
Naeem, F., Syed, Y., Xiang, S., Shokraneh, F., Munshi, T., Yang, M., …Farooq, S. (2015). Development, testing and reporting of mobile apps for psycho-social interventions: lessons from the pharmaceuticals. doi:10.4172/2168-9784.1000191

The mobile Health offers great potential for delivery of Psycho-social Interventions. So far, the researchers have focused mainly on efficacy, and to some extent feasibility of Psycho-social Interventions. Poor reporting of development and initial te... Read More

The bottom-up formation and maintenance of a Twitter community: analysis of the #FreeJahar Twitter community (2015)
Journal Article
Ch'ng, E. (2015). The bottom-up formation and maintenance of a Twitter community: analysis of the #FreeJahar Twitter community. Industrial Management and Data Systems, 115(4), doi:10.1108/imds-11-2014-0332

Purpose – The article explores the formation, maintenance and disintegration of a fringe Twitter community in order to understand if offline community structure applies to online communities Design/methodology/approach – The research adopted Big Data... Read More

Researching the lived experiences of cancer patients with malignant fungating wounds (2015)
Journal Article
Rowan, S., Moffatt, C., & Olden, A. (2015). Researching the lived experiences of cancer patients with malignant fungating wounds. International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 21(12), doi:10.12968/ijpn.2015.21.12.579

Background: Researching the experiences of terminally ill patients with disfiguring wounds is likely to be a challenge anywhere, and this investigation came face-to-face with different attitudes on the part of both patients and nurses and doctors in... Read More

The Impact of Endometrioma and Its Surgical Treatment on Ovarian Reserve and Reproductive Performance (2015)
Book Chapter
Amer, S. A. K. (2015). The Impact of Endometrioma and Its Surgical Treatment on Ovarian Reserve and Reproductive Performance. In M. Metwally, & T. Li (Eds.), Reproductive Surgery in Assisted Conception, 43-57. Springer London. doi:10.1007/978-1-4471-4953-8_5

Endometriomas, which are commonly encountered in women presenting with subfertility, usually represent a dilemma to the Reproductive Specialist. Surgery remains the only effective treatment for endometriomas larger than three cm in diameter. National... Read More

Analysis of the performance of an air-powered energy-harvesting pavement (2015)
Journal Article
Chiarelli, A., Dawson, A., & Garcia, A. (2015). Analysis of the performance of an air-powered energy-harvesting pavement. Transportation Research Record, 2523, 156-163. doi:10.3141/2523-17

Current energy-harvesting pavements do not have the features needed for large-scale applications. For example, the use of water as an operating fluid may create problems with the pavement structure if leakage occurs. Moreover, the design of such syst... Read More

Pharmacological analysis and structure determination of 7-methylcyanopindolol–bound b1-adrenergic receptor (2015)
Journal Article
Sato, T., Baker, J. G., Warne, T., Brown, G. A., Leslie, A., Congreve, M., & Tate, C. G. (2015). Pharmacological analysis and structure determination of 7-methylcyanopindolol–bound b1-adrenergic receptor. Molecular Pharmacology, 88(6), doi:10.1124/mol.115.101030

Comparisons between structures of the b1-adrenergic receptor (AR) bound to either agonists, partial agonists, or weak partial agonists led to the proposal that rotamer changes of Ser5.46, coupled to a contraction of the binding pocket, are sufficient... Read More

Draft genome sequences of 14 Escherichia coli phages isolated from cattle slurry (2015)
Journal Article
Smith, R., O'Hara, M., Hobman, J. L., & Millard, A. (2015). Draft genome sequences of 14 Escherichia coli phages isolated from cattle slurry. Genome Announcements, 3(6), doi:10.1128/genomeA.01364-15

The diversity of bacteriophages in slurry from dairy cows remains largely unknown. Here, we report the draft genome sequences of 14 bacteriophages isolated from dairy cow slurry using Escherichia coli K-12 MG1655 as a host.

Structural assessment of a masonry vault in Portugal (2015)
Journal Article
Lança, P., Lourenço, P. B., & Ghiassi, B. (2015). Structural assessment of a masonry vault in Portugal. Proceedings of the ICE - Structures and Buildings, 168(12), 915-929. doi:10.1680/stbu.14.00093

Cooperation and Control: Resolving Conflicts in the Public Participation of Architecture Design in Museum (2015)
Conference Proceeding
Zhang, L., Qi, W., & Hanks, L. (2015). Cooperation and Control: Resolving Conflicts in the Public Participation of Architecture Design in Museum. In Conference proceedings, Chengud, China, April, 2015: ICEPAS International Conference on Education, Psychology, and Society, ISBASS International Symposium on Business and Social Sciences

Although there is a large number of study about the public participation in museum, little of this touched the public engagement in the stage of architecture design. To resolve the conflicts between the laymen and professionals, this paper generally... Read More