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An anthropological approach to the social contract

Chiotis, V., May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

morality
evidence
anthropology
social structure
social isolation

Andy Murray and the borders of national identities: (re)claiming a tennis champion

Harris, J., 2019, Routledge Handbook of Tennis: History, Culture and Politics. Lake, R. J. (ed.). Routledge , p. 383-391 9 p. (Routledge International Handbooks).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

national identity
politics
Sports
popular sport
social issue

An empirical explanation of the natural-resource-based view of the firm

McDougall, N., Wagner, B. & MacBryde, J., 2019, In : Production Planning & Control . 30, 16, p. 1366-1382 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resource-based view of the firm
Natural resources
Resources
Resource-based view
Sustainability
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An Energy-Conserving Collision-Free MAC Protocol for Underwater Sensor Networks

Alfouzan, F. A., Shahrabi, A., Ghoreyshi, S. M. & Boutaleb, T., 25 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Access. 7, p. 27155-27171 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Medium access control
Sensor networks
Network protocols
Acoustics
Throughput

An energy-conserving depth-based layering MAC protocol for underwater sensor networks

Alfouzan, F., Shahrabi, A., Ghoreyshi, S. M. & Boutaleb, T., 15 Apr 2019, 2018 IEEE 88th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2018-Fall. IEEE, 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Medium access control
Sensor networks
Network protocols
Throughput
Bit error rate
Disabled Persons
educational program
Intellectual Disability
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
chronic illness
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An exploration of how domains of quality of care relate to overall care experience

Shepherd, A. J., Cowie, J. & Beattie, M., 10 Jun 2019, In : International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance. 32, 5, p. 844-856 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Quality of Health Care
Delivery of Health Care
Quality Improvement
Demography
Safety

An exploration of student learning for sustainability through the WikiRate student engagement project

Wersun, A., Dean, B. A., Mills, R., Perkiss, S., Acosta, P., Anastasiadis, S., Gibbons, B., Gonzalez-Perez, M. A., Heithaus, T., Jun, H., Mesicek, R. H. & Bayerlein, L., Nov 2019, In : International Journal of Management Education. 17, 3, 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
learning
student
leader
governance
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An explorative study of current strategies to reduce sedentary behaviour in hospital wards

Mavroeidi, A., McInally, L., Tomasella, F., Dall, P. M. & Skelton, D. A., 12 Nov 2019, In : AIMS Medical Science. 6, 4, p. 285-295 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Moving and Lifting Patients
Exercise
Premature Mortality
Walking
Analysis of Variance

An exploratory investigation into the consumer use of WeChat to engage with luxury fashion brands.

Siddiqui, N., Mannion, M. & Marciniak, R., 4 Apr 2019, Social Commerce: Consumer Behaviour in Online Environments. Boardman, R., Blazquez, M., Henninger, C. E. & Ryding, D. (eds.). 1st ed. Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 213-234 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Luxury
Stakeholders
Social media
Shopping experience
Friendship

An Exploratory Study: Understanding the Cultural Influences and the Role of Religion on British Muslim Women’s Fashion Preferences in the UK

Akin, E., Siddiqui, N. & Ritch, E., 11 Jun 2019, 21st International Conference on Fashion Trends, Clothing and Media (ICFTCM 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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An innovative framework for selecting sustainable options to reduce the risk of soil erosion and environmental pollution incidents on road construction sites

Wallace, M., Mickovski, S. B. & Griffin, I., 6 Sep 2019, Proceedings of the XVII ECSMGE-2019: Geotechnical Engineering Foundation of the Future. Reykjavik: The Icelandic Geotechnical Society

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Road construction
road construction
soil erosion
Erosion
Pollution
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An investigation of the proportionality of safety margins with increased ceiling heights in relation to BS9999:2017

Hay, B., Sanderson, I. & Thomson, R., Jul 2019, Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Fire Science and Engineering: INTERFLAM 2019. p. 1983-1994 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Ceilings
Smoke
Fires
Air
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An Oil Painters Recognition Method Based on Cluster Multiple Kernel Learning Algorithm

Liao, Z., Gao, L., Zhou, T., Fan, X., Zhang, Y. & Wu, J., 14 Feb 2019, In : IEEE Access. 7, p. 26842-26854 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Learning algorithms
Oils
Painting
Feature extraction
Image processing

A novel approach to reconstruction based saliency detection via convolutional neural network stacked with auto-encoder

Lin, X., Tang, Y., Tianfield, H., Qian, F. & Zhong, W., 23 Jan 2019, In : Neurocomputing. 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Benchmarking
Learning
Neural networks
Weights and Measures
Unsupervised learning
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A novel approach to reduce sedentary behaviour in care home residents: the GET READY study utilising service-learning and co-creation

Giné-Garriga, M., Sandlund, M., Dall, P. M., Chastin, S. F. M., Pérez, S. & Skelton, D. A., 1 Feb 2019, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 16, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Home Care Services
Learning
Students
Education
Decision Making
stemflow
soil water
effect
rainfall
data mining
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A novel random neural network based approach for intrusion detection systems

Qureshi, A-U-H., Larijani, H., Ahmad, J. & Mtetwa, N., 28 Mar 2019, 2018 10th Computer Science and Electronic Engineering (CEEC). IEEE, p. 50-55 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Intrusion detection
Neural networks
Computer privacy
Security of data
Neurons

A novel real-time, lightweight chaotic-encryption scheme for next-generation audio-visual hearing aids

Adeel, A., Ahmad, J., Larijani, H. & Hussain, A., 13 Nov 2019, In : Cognitive Computation. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hearing aids
Cryptography
Speech enhancement
Computational complexity
Acoustics
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A novel traveling-wave-based method improved by unsupervised learning for fault location of power cables via sheath current monitoring

Li, M., Liu, J., Zhu, T., Zhou, W. & Zhou, C., 5 May 2019, In : Sensors. 19, 9, p. 2083-2107 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Unsupervised learning
Electric fault location
sheaths
traveling waves
cables
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An Understanding of Religious Doing: A Photovoice Study

Eyres, P., Bannigan, K. & Letherby, G., 15 Apr 2019, In : Religions. 10, 4, 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Religion
Reflective
Health
Connectedness
Religious Practices
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Application of a Scaled MNIST Dataset Blended with Natural Scene Background on ResNet

Marinov, A., Mtetwa, N. & Larijani, H., 30 Mar 2019, ICBDE'19: Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on Big Data and Education. p. 77-81 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Computer vision
Neural networks
Industry
Deep learning
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Applying a bio-ecological framework to increase understanding of the determinants of adolescent sexual and reproductive health

Currie, C., 15 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Frontiers in Global Reproductive Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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Reproductive Health
Adolescent Health
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Cost-Benefit Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Stroke
Pneumonia
Delivery of Health Care

A prospective cohort study of human papillomavirus-driven oropharyngeal cancers: implications for prognosis and immunisation

Wakeham, K., Pan, J., Pollock, K. G., Millan, D., Bell, S., McLellan, D., McPhaden, A., Conway, D. I., Graham, S. V., Kavanagh, K. & Cuschieri, K., Sep 2019, In : Clinical Oncology . 31, 9, p. e132-e142 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Oropharyngeal Neoplasms
Immunization
Cohort Studies
Prospective Studies
Human papillomavirus 16
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A qualitative exploration of the effect of visual field loss on daily life in home-dwelling stroke survivors

Hazelton, C., Pollock, A., Taylor, A., Davis, B., Walsh, G. & Brady, M. C., 1 Jul 2019, In : Clinical Rehabilitation. 33, 7, p. 1264-1273 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Visual Fields
Survivors
Stroke
Fear
Interviews

A qualitative study of vaccination behaviour amongst female Polish migrants in Edinburgh, Scotland

Gorman, D. R., Bielecki, K., Willocks, L. J. & Pollock, K. G., 6 May 2019, In : Vaccine. 37, 20, p. 2741-2747 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scotland
Vaccination
vaccination
Poland
Vaccines
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A rapid review of sexual wellbeing definitions and measures: should we now include sexual wellbeing freedom?

Lorimer, K., DeAmicis, L., Dalrymple, J., Frankis, J., Jackson, L. J., Lorgelly, P., McMillan, L. & Ross, J., 2019, In : Journal of Sex Research. 56, 7, p. 843-853

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Reproductive Health
Proxy
PubMed
Language
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A rare missense mutation in GJB3 (Cx31G45E) is associated with a unique cellular phenotype resulting in necrotic cell death

Easton, J. A., Alboulshi, A. K., Kamps, M. A. F., Brouns, G. H., Broers, M. R., Coull, B. J., Oji, V., Geel, M. V., Steensel, M. A. M. V. & Martin, P., Oct 2019, In : Experimental Dermatology. 28, 10, p. 1106-1113 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Connexin 43
Cell death
Missense Mutation
Cell Death
Phenotype
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A realist process evaluation of Enhanced Triple P for Baby and Mellow Bumps, within a Trial of Healthy Relationship Initiatives for the Very Early years (THRIVE): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

O'Brien, R., Buston, K., Wight, D., McGee, E., White, J. & Henderson, M., 13 Jun 2019, In : Trials. 20, p. 351-367 20.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Randomized Controlled Trials
Pregnant Women
Interviews
Mother-Child Relations
Child Language

A Research Agenda for Social Entrepreneurship

de Bruin, A. & Teasdale, S., 26 Jul 2019, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing . 200 p. (Elgar Research Agenda)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology/Edited Book

entrepreneurship
studies (academic)
popularity
energy
Social entrepreneurship

Are there better assays to evaluate the risk of transmission of porcine endogenous retroviruses (PERVs) to human cells?

Denner, J. & Scobie, L., 29 Aug 2019, In : Xenotransplantation. 26, 4, 3 p., e12510.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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Electric fault location
Short circuit currents
Cables
Electric potential
Equivalent circuits
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Are you being served?: Exploring consumer perspectives of retail brand integrity and Brand Purpose

Ritch, E. & McColl, J., 31 May 2019, Academy of Marketing Science.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Integrity
Retail
Retailers
News
Workers
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A rhythm-based game for stroke rehabilitation

Averell, E. & Knox, D., 17 Mar 2019, Audio Engineering Society International Conference on Immersive and Interactive Audio. Audio Engineering Society

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Patient rehabilitation
Synchronization
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A self-management programme to reduce falls and improve safe mobility in people with secondary progressive MS: the BRiMS feasibility RCT

Gunn, H., Andrade, J., Paul, L., Miller, L., Creanor, S., Stevens, K., Green, C., Ewings, P., Barton, A., Berrow, M., Vickery, J., Marshall, B., Zajicek, J. & Freeman, J., 19 Jun 2019, In : Health Technology Assessment. 23, 27, p. 1-166 166 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Chronic Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
Self Care
Multiple Sclerosis
Confidence Intervals
Cost-Benefit Analysis
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A smart self-organizing node deployment algorithm in wireless sensor networks

Sadeghi Ghahroudi, M., Shahrabi-Farahani, A. & Boutaleb, T., 15 Aug 2019, 2019 15th Annual Conference on Wireless On-demand Network Systems and Services (WONS). IEEE, p. 17-23 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Sensor nodes
Wireless sensor networks
Data fusion
Health care
Parallel algorithms
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Assessing the potential for energy from waste plants to tackle energy poverty and earn carbon credits for Nigeria

Unaegbu, E. U. & Baker, K., 17 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Energy Policy and Management. 4, 2, p. 8-16 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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poverty
carbon
energy
power plant
electricity generation

Associations between experiences of disrupted attachments and suicidal thoughts and behaviours: an interpretative phenomenological analysis

Zortea, T. C., Dickson, A., Gray, C. M. & O'Connor, R. C., Aug 2019, In : Social Science and Medicine. 235, 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

experience
suicide
Suicide
parents
Attempted Suicide
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A step-wise approach to a national hepatitis C screening strategy in Malaysia to meet the WHO 2030 targets: proposed strategy, coverage, and costs

Hiebert, L., Hecht, R., Soe-Lin, S., Mohamed, R., Shabaruddin, F., Syed Mansor, S. M., Dahlui, M., Azzeri, A. & McDonald, S. A., May 2019, In : Value in Health Regional Issues. 18, p. 112-120 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Malaysia
Hepatitis C
Costs and Cost Analysis
Hepacivirus
Population

A survey on the role of wireless sensor networks and IoT in disaster management

Adeel, A., Gogate, M., Farooq, S., Ieracitano, C., Dashtipour, K., Larijani, H. & Hussain, A., 2019, Geological Disaster Monitoring Based on Sensor Networks . Durrani, T. S., Wang, W. & Forbes, S. (eds.). 1 ed. Singapore: Springer, p. 55-66 11 p. (Springer Natural Hazards ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

disaster management
disaster
sensor
communication
extreme event
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A systematic review of the efficiency of recruitment to stroke rehabilitation randomised controlled trials

McGill, K., Sackley, C., Godwin, J., McGarry, J. & Brady, M. C., 12 Dec 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Trials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Randomized Controlled Trials
Stroke
Survivors
Stroke Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation
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Open Access
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Quality-Adjusted Life Years
Economics
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Bacteria
Infection

Autonomous rolling-stock coupler inspection using industrial robots

Vithanage, R. K. W., Harrison, C. S. & De Silva, A. K. M., Oct 2019, In : Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing. 59, p. 82-91 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industrial Robot
Industrial robots
Coupler
Inspection
Railway
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A validation of web-based surveys for exploratory research in the areas of business and entrepreneurship

Stouraitis, V., Mior Harris, M. H., Kyritsis, M. & Boonchoo, P., 25 Feb 2019, 2018 Fifth HCT Information Technology Trends (ITT). IEEE, p. 91-93 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Web-based
Entrepreneurship
Construct validity
Data collection
Exploratory factor analysis
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Open Access
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Methicillin
Staphylococcus aureus
Compliance
Psychological Theory
Nursing Staff
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Barriers and facilitators to the implementation of the advanced nurse practitioner role in primary care settings: a scoping review

Torrens, C., Campbell, P., Hoskins, G., Strachan, H., Wells, M., Cunningham, M., Bottone, H., Polson, R. & Maxwell, M., 27 Sep 2019, In : International Journal of Nursing Studies. 63 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Nurse Practitioners
Nurse's Role
Primary Health Care
Libraries
Professional Role
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Between tradition and change: the Scottish social economy sector at a crossroad

Baglioni, S. & Mazzei, M., 8 Jul 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Management International .

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Social economy
Scotland
Economic crisis
Financial crisis
Mixed methods