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2020

2-furyl(phenyl)methanol isolated from Atractilis gummifera rhizome exhibits anti-leishmanial activity

Deiva, S., Ferguson, L., Rateb, M. E., Williams, R. & Brucoli, F., 31 Jan 2020, In : Fitoterapia. 140, 6 p., 104420.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atractyloside
Methanol
Kaurane Diterpenes
Diterpenes
Macrophages
5 Citations (Scopus)
115 Downloads (Pure)

A cross sectional study of family caregiver burden and psychological distress linked to frailty and functional dependency of a relative with advanced dementia

de Abreu, W., Tolson, D., Jackson, G. & Costa, N., 1 Feb 2020, In : Dementia. 19, 2, p. 301-318 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dementia
cross-sectional study
caregiver
human being
caregiving

Anabolic androgenic steroid abuse in the United Kingdom; an update: the increasing popularity of anabolic androgenic steroids

Mullen, C., Whalley, B. J., Schifano, F. & Baker, J. S., 28 Jan 2020, In : British Journal of Pharmacology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Testosterone Congeners
Image Enhancement
United Kingdom
Cardiovascular System
Pharmaceutical Preparations

An efficient feature selection based Bayesian and rough set approach for intrusion detection

Prasad, M., Tripathi, S. & Dahal, K., Feb 2020, In : Applied Soft Computing. 87, 14 p., 105980.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rough set theory
Intrusion detection
Feature extraction
Classifiers
Intelligent systems

A new flower pollination algorithm for equalization in synchronous DS/CDMA multiuser communication systems

San-Jose-Revuelta, L. M. & Casaseca-de-la-Higuera, P., 1 Feb 2020, In : Soft Computing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An exploration of the influences on under-representation of male pre-registration nursing students

Whitford, H. M., Marland, G. R., Carson, M. N., Bain, H., Eccles, J., Lee, J. & Taylor, J., 31 Jan 2020, In : Nurse Education Today. 84, 104234.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Students
Nursing
nursing
Scotland
Focus Groups
1 Citation (Scopus)

An hr-adaptive method for the cubic nonlinear Schrödinger equation

Mackenzie, J. A. & Mekwi, W. R., 15 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics. 364, 112320.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear equations
Schrodinger equation
Optical fiber communication
Quantum theory
Biomolecules
2 Downloads (Pure)

A supply chain model with Blockchain-enabled reverse auction bidding process for transparency and efficiency

Koirala, R. C., Dahal, K., Matalonga, S. & Rijal, R., 6 Feb 2020, 13th International Conference on Software, Knowledge, Information Management and Applications (with The International Workshop on Applied Artificial Intelligence - AI) 26-28 August 2019, Island of UKULHAS, Maldives. IEEE, 6 p. (SKIMA Conference Proceedings).

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

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Bidding
Reverse auctions
Transparency
Supply chain
Research work
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Changes in brain activity following the voluntary control of empathy

Borja Jimenez, K. C., Abdelgabar, A. R., De Angelis, L., McKay, L. S., Keysers, C. & Gazzola, V., 10 Jan 2020, In : Neuroimage. 12 p., 116529.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

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Emotions
Brain
Motion Pictures
Putamen
Neurosciences

Characterisation of exosomes isolated by ultracentrifugation from human primary bronchial epithelial cells

Downey, N., McGarvey, L., Martin, S. L., Crilly, A. & Lundy, F. T., 3 Feb 2020, In : Lung. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

Exosomes
Ultracentrifugation
Epithelial Cells
Transmission Electron Microscopy
Cough

Communication in futures studies: a discursive analysis of the literature

Hofvenschioeld, E. & Khodadadi, M., 31 Jan 2020, In : Futures. 115, 102493.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

future studies
Communication
Literature review
Discourse
Communication theory
14 Downloads (Pure)

Delayed or absent π(h11/2)2 alignment in 111Xe

Capponi, L., Smith, J. F., Ruotsalainen, P., Scholey, C., Rahkila, P., Bianco, L., J. Boston, A. J., Boston, H. C., Cullen, D. M., Derkx, X., Drummond, M. C., Grahn, T., Greenlees, P. T., Grocutt, L., Hadinia, B., Jakobsson, U., Joss, D. T., Julin, R., Juutinen, S., Labiche, M. & 16 others, Leino, M., Leach, K. G., McPeake, C., Mulholland, K. F., Nieminen, P., O'Donnell, D., Paul, E. S., Peura, P., Sandzelius, M., Saren, J., Saygi, B., Sorri, J., Stolze, S., Thornthwaite, A., Taylor, M. J. & Uusitalo, J., 21 Jan 2020, In : Physical Review C. 101, 1, 014313.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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alignment
neutrons
angular momentum
xenon isotopes
protons
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Deprivation, social class and social mobility at Big Four and non-Big Four firms

Paisey, C., Paisey, N., Tarbert, H. & Wu, B. H. T. ., 2 Jan 2020, In : Accounting and Business Research. 50, 1, p. 61-109 49 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
2 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Facilities management
Exploratory factor analysis
Internet of things
Market competition
Sustainability
4 Downloads (Pure)
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Facilities management
Exploratory factor analysis
Internet of things
Factors
Maturity
1 Downloads (Pure)

Dynamic modeling and simulation of the MUN Explorer autonomous underwater vehicle with a fuel cell system

Albarghot, M. M., Iqbal, M. T., Pope, K. & Rolland, L., 3 Feb 2020, In : AIMS Electronics and Electrical Engineering. 4, 1, p. 114-131 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Autonomous underwater vehicles
Fuel cells
Dynamic models
Controllers
Electric potential

Effect of a water conditioner on ornamental fish behaviour during commercial transport

Vanderzwalmen, M., Edmonds, E., Carey, P., Snellgrove, D. & Sloman, K. A., 1 Jan 2020, In : Aquaculture. 514, 9 p., 734486.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ornamental fish
fish behavior
fish
bags
water

Electrode materials for fuel cells

Sarfraz, A., Raza, A. H., Mirzaeian, M., Abbas, Q. & Raza, R., 13 Jan 2020, Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering. Elsevier B.V.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Fuel cells
Electrodes
Thermodynamics
Temperature

Emerging Paradigms of Leadership: A Critical Insight into Developing Theories

Harrison, C., Jan 2020

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

leadership
paradigm
video
servants
authenticity
8 Downloads (Pure)

Enhancing the removal of Sb (III) from water: a Fe3O4@HCO composite adsorbent caged in sodium alginate microbeads

Zhang, J., Deng, R., Ren, B., Yaseen, M. & Hursthouse, A., 1 Jan 2020, In : Processes. 8, 1, 12 p., 44.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Antimony
Sodium alginate
alginate
Adsorbents
Chemical polishing
Electric Stimulation
Multiple Sclerosis
Lower Extremity
MEDLINE
Disease Progression

Evidence for Octupole Collectivity in 172Pt

Ertoprak, A., Cederwall, B., Qi, C., Aktaş, Ö., Doncel, M., Hadinia, B., Liotta, R., Sandzelius, M., Scholey, C., Andgren, K., Back, T., Badran, H., Braunroth, T., Calverley, T., Cox, D. M., Cullen, D. M., Fang, Y. D., Ganioğlu, E., Giles, M., Gomez Hornillos, M. B. & 39 others, Grahn, T., Greenlees, P. T., Hilton, J., Hodge, D., Ideguchi, E., Jakobsson, U., Johnson, A., Jones, P. M., Julin, R., Juutinen, S., Ketelhut, S., Khaplanov, A., Kumar Raju, M., Leino, M., Li, H., Liu, H., Matta, S., Modiamo, V., Nara Singh, B. S., Niikura, M., Nyman, M., Ozgur, I., Page, R. D., Pakarinen, J., Papadakis, P., Partanen, J., Paul, E. S., Petrache, C. M., Peura, P., Rahkila, P., Ruotsalainen, P., Sarén, J., Sorri, J., Stolze, S., Subramaniam, P., Taylor, M. J., Uusitalo, J., Valiente-Dobón, J. J. & Wyss, R., 11 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : The European Physical Journal A.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

parity
ground state
linear polarization
vibrational states
excitation

Evolution of octupole deformation in radium nuclei from Coulomb excitation of radioactive 222Ra and 228Ra  beams

Butler, P. A., Gaffney, L. P., Spagnoletti, P., Abrahams, K., Bowry, M., Cederkäll, J., de Angelis, G., De Witte, H., Garrett, P. E., Goldkuhle, A., Henrich, C., Illana, A., Johnston, K., Joss, D. T., Keatings, J. M., Kelly, N. A., Komorowska, M., Konki, J., Kröll, T., Lozano, M. & 23 others, Nara Singh, B. S., O'Donnell, D., Ojala, J., Page, R. D., Pedersen, L. G., Raison, C., Reiter, P., Rodriguez, J. A., Rosiak, D., Rothe, S., Scheck, M., Seidlitz, M., Shneidman, T. M., Siebeck, B., Sinclair, J., Smith, J. F., Stryjczyk, M., Van Duppen, P., Vinals, S., Virtanen, V., Warr, N., Wrzosek-Lipska, K. & Zielińska, M., 31 Jan 2020, In : Physical Review Letters. 124, 4, 6 p., 042503.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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radium isotopes
radium
nuclei
matrices
radioactive isotopes

Exosomes in intercellular communication and implications for osteoarthritis

Asghar, S., Litherland, G. J., Lockhart, J. C., Goodyear, C. S. & Crilly, A., 1 Jan 2020, In : Rheumatology. 59, 1, p. 57-68 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Exosomes
Osteoarthritis
Joints
Synovial Membrane
Articular Cartilage

Fair and decent work in Scotland’s local authorities: evidence and challenges

Gibb, S., Ishaq, M., Elliott, I. & Hussain, A. M., 6 Feb 2020, In : Public Money & Management. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

evidence
human resources
obligation
personnel
Scotland
socioeconomic development
Iran
farm
tourism
Tourism
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Fission fragment atomic number measurements using Bragg detectors

Sosnin, N. V., Smith, A. G., Wright, T., Köster, U., Blanc, A., Nara Singh, B. S., Kennedy-Reid, R. L. & Davies, P. J., 10 Jan 2020, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 957, 7 p., 163397.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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fission
Protons
fragments
Detectors
detectors

How co-production and co-creation is understood, implemented and sustained as part of improvement programme delivery within the health and social care context in Scotland: final report

Connolly, J., McGillivray, S., Munro, A., Mulherin, T., Anderson, J., Gray, N., Anderson, J. & Toma, M., 6 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) University of the West of Scotland. 75 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

coproduction
Scotland
Delivery of Health Care
health
public service
1 Citation (Scopus)
46 Downloads (Pure)

Hybrid seismic testing of cold-formed steel moment resisting frames

McCrum, D. P., Simon, J., Grimes, M., Broderick, B. M., Wrzesien, A. & Lim, J., 1 Feb 2020, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Structures and Buildings. 173, 2, p. 88-98 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Steel
Testing
Shear walls
Steel structures
Buckling

In conversation with Henry Giroux

Jeffery, G. & McAuliffe, D., 2020, The SAGE Handbook of Critical Pedagogies. Steinberg, S. R. & Down, B. (eds.). SAGE Publications, Vol. 1.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Low-cost hyper-spectral imaging system using a linear variable bandpass filter for agritech applications

Song, S., Gibson, D., Ahmadzadeh, S., Chu, H. O., Warden, B., Overend, R., MacFarlane, F., Murray, P., Marshall, S., Aitkenhead, M., Bienkowski, D. & Allison, R., 27 Jan 2020, In : Applied Optics. 59, 5, p. A167-A175 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bandpass filters
bandpass filters
Imaging systems
spinach
potatoes

Making Sense of Leadership: A Critical Insight into Leadership and Management Research

Harrison, C., Jan 2020

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

leadership
management
video
leader
Group
16 Downloads (Pure)

Mitigating webshell attacks through machine learning techniques

Guo, Y., Marco-Gisbert, H. & Keir, P., 14 Jan 2020, In : Future Internet. 12, 1, 16 p., 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Learning systems
Servers
Learning algorithms
Websites
Classifiers

Modern Paradigms of Leadership: A Critical Insight into Contemporary Theories and Concepts

Harrison, C., Jan 2020

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

leadership
paradigm
leader
exchange theory
follower

Multi-level deal-making: challenges and opportunities for Scottish city regions

Van Der Zwet, A., Clark, J., Dempsey, D., Mamattah, S. & Pautz, H., 1 Jan 2020, Foregrounding Urban Agendas: The New Urban Issue in European Experiences of Policy-Making. Armondi, S. & De Gregorio Hurtado, S. (eds.). Springer International Publishing AG, p. 97-116 20 p. (The Urban Book Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

policy implementation
programming
politics
resources
economics
Cognition
Equipment and Supplies
Perfectionism
Research Personnel
11 Downloads (Pure)

Objective ADHD diagnosis using convolutional neural networks over daily-life activity records

Amado-Caballero, P., Casaseca-de-la-Higuera, P., Alberola-Lopez, S., Andres-de-Llano, J. M., Lopez-Villalobos, J. A., Garmendia-Leiza, J. R. & Alberola-Lopez, C., 6 Jan 2020, In : IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Neural networks
Actigraphy
Area Under Curve
Learning

Performing the differential decay curve method on gamma-ray transitions with unresolved Doppler-shifted components

Barber, L., Cullen, D. M., Giles, M. M., Nara Singh, B. S., Mallaburn, M. J., Beckers, M., Blazhev, A., Braunroth, T., Dewald, A., Fransen, C., Goldkuhle, A., Jolie, J., Mammes, F., Muller-Gatermann, C., Wolk, D. & Zell, K. O., 11 Jan 2020, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 950, 6 p., 162965.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Gamma rays
gamma rays
decay
curves
life (durability)
Optical resonators
optical resonators
Hankel functions
analogs
Bessel functions

Role requirements in academic recruitment for construction & engineering

Pilcher, N., Galbrun, L., Craig, N., Murray, M., Forster, A. M. & Tennant, S., 12 Feb 2020, In : European Journal of Engineering Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teaching
university teacher
engineering
teaching research
staff
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

School environment and mastery experience as predictors of teachers’ self-efficacy beliefs towards inclusive teaching

Wilson, C., Woolfson, L. & Durkin, K., 28 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Inclusive Education. 24, 2, p. 218-234 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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self-efficacy
school climate
Teaching
teacher
school
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Sensitivity to experiencing alcohol hangovers: reconsideration of the 0.11% blood alcohol concentration (BAC) threshold for having a hangover

Verster, J. C., Kruisselbrink, L. D., Slot, K. A., Anogeianaki, A., Adams, S., Alford, C., Arnoldy, L., Ayre, E., Balikji, S., Benson, S., Bruce, G., Devenney, L. E., Frone, M. R., Gunn, C., Heffernan, T., Hensel, K. O., Hogewoning, A., Johnson, S. J., van Lawick van Pabst, A. E., van de Loo, A. J. A. E. & 12 others, Mackus, M., Merlo, A., Murphy, R. J. L., Owen, L., Palmer, E. O. C., van Rossum, C. J. I., Scholey, A., Terpstra, C., Vatsalya, V., Vermeulen, S. A., van Wijk, M. & Stock, A-K., 9 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Clinical Medicine. 9, 1, 7 p., 179.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Alcohols
Drinking
Research
Students
Alcoholic Intoxication

Sesbania grandiflora L. Poir leaves: a dietary supplement to alleviate type 2 diabetes through metabolic enzymes inhibition

Thissera, B., Visvanathan, R., Khanfar, M. A., Qader, M. M., Hassan, M. H. A., Hassan, H. M., Bawazeer, M., Behery, F. A., Yaseen, M., Liyanage, R., Abdelmohsen, U. R. & Rateb, M. E., 25 Jan 2020, In : South African Journal of Botany . 130, p. 282-299 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sesbania grandiflora
glucosidases
enzyme inhibition
noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
dietary supplements

Solid state electrolytes

Abbas, Q., Mirzaeian, M., Olabi, A-G. & Gibson, D., 13 Jan 2020, Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering. Elsevier B.V.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Electrolytes
Energy storage
Liquids
Solid state devices
Ionic Liquids

Structural, optical properties and optical modelling of hydrothermal chemical growth derived ZnO nanowires

Chu, H. O., Wang, Q., Shi, Y., Song, S., Liu, W., Zhou, S., Gibson, D., Alajlani, Y. & Li, C., 21 Jan 2020, In : Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China. 30, 1, p. 191-199 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nanowires
optical properties
porosity
scanning electron microscopy
light scattering
4 Downloads (Pure)

Testicular caspase-3 and β-catenin regulators predicted via comparative metabolomics and docking studies

Hifnawy, M. S., Aboseada, M. A., Hassan, H. M., AboulMagd, A. M., Tohamy, A. F., Abdel-Kawi, S. H., Rateb, M. E., El Naggar, E. M. B., Liu, M., Quinn, R. J., Alhadrami, H. A. & Abdelmohsen, U. R., 11 Jan 2020, In : Metabolites. 10, 1, 23 p., 31.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Catenins
Metabolomics
Caspase 3
Plant Extracts
Rosmarinus
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The effect of varying intensities of lower limb eccentric muscle contractions on left ventricular function

Howlett, L. A., O'Sullivan, K., Sculthorpe, N. & Richards, J., 16 Jan 2020, In : European Journal of Applied Physiology. 120, p. 539-548 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Muscle Contraction
Left Ventricular Function
Lower Extremity
Exercise
Blood Pressure

The leadership and management of public services reform under the SNP in Scotland: multiple challenges within a network governance context

Connolly, J. & Pyper, R., 21 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) The Oxford Handbook of Scottish Politics . Keating, M. & McAngus, C. (eds.). Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

public service
leadership
governance
reform
management

The role of magnetic MOFs nanoparticles in enhanced iron coagulation of aquatic dissolved organic matter

Zhu, G., Bian, Y., Hursthouse, A. S., Xu, S., Xiong, N. & Wan, P., 14 Jan 2020, In : Chemosphere. 247, 15 p., 125921.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coagulants
Coagulation
dissolved organic matter
coagulation
Biological materials