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The role of Salicylic acid signal in plant growth, development and abiotic stress (2022)
Journal Article
Hu, Y., Zhi, L., Li, P., T. Hancock, J. T., & Hu, X. (2022). The role of Salicylic acid signal in plant growth, development and abiotic stress. Phyton-International Journal of Experimental Botany, 91(12), 2591-2605. https://doi.org/10.32604/PHYTON.2022.023733

In nature, plants are constantly affected by adverse conditions. Unlike animals, plants can resist these adverse stresses only by insisting on their original positions. Stress can be divided into biological stress and abiotic stress, abiotic stress d... Read More about The role of Salicylic acid signal in plant growth, development and abiotic stress.

Vision-based approach for autism diagnosis using transfer learning and eye-tracking (2022)
Conference Proceeding
Elbattah, M., Guérin, J., Carette, R., Cilia, F., & Dequen, G. (2022). Vision-based approach for autism diagnosis using transfer learning and eye-tracking. In Proceedings of the 15th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies - HEALTHINF (256-263). https://doi.org/10.5220/0010975500003123

The potentials of Transfer Learning (TL) have been well-researched in areas such as Computer Vision and Natural Language Processing. This study aims to explore a novel application of TL to detect Autism Spectrum Disorder. We seek to develop an approa... Read More about Vision-based approach for autism diagnosis using transfer learning and eye-tracking.

Learning embeddings from free-text triage notes using pretrained transformer models (2022)
Conference Proceeding
Arnaud, É., Elbattah, M., Gignon, M., & Dequen, G. (2022). Learning embeddings from free-text triage notes using pretrained transformer models. In Proceedings of the 15th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies (835-841). https://doi.org/10.5220/0011012800003123

The advent of transformer models has allowed for tremendous progress in the Natural Language Processing (NLP) domain. Pretrained transformers could successfully deliver the state-of-the-art performance in a myriad of NLP tasks. This study presents an... Read More about Learning embeddings from free-text triage notes using pretrained transformer models.

Negative Capability in Leadership Practice. Implications for Working in Uncertainty (2022)
Book
von Bulow, C., & Simpson, P. (2022). Negative Capability in Leadership Practice. Implications for Working in Uncertainty. Palgrave Macmillan (part of Springer Nature). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-95768-1

Working in uncertainty has become the new normal, but what do leaders have to draw upon when lacking the requisite knowledge? In this book, the authors make a case for Negative Capability, which enables leaders to work in a state of not knowing witho... Read More about Negative Capability in Leadership Practice. Implications for Working in Uncertainty.

Review of the partially overlapping samples framework: Paired observations and independent observations in two samples (2022)
Journal Article
Derrick, B., & White, P. (2022). Review of the partially overlapping samples framework: Paired observations and independent observations in two samples. Quantitative Methods for Psychology, 18(1), 55-65. https://doi.org/10.20982/tqmp.18.1.p055

A frequently asked question in quantitative research is how to compare two samples that include some combination of paired observations and unpaired observations. In our publications and R package, we refer to the scenario as ‘partially overlapping... Read More about Review of the partially overlapping samples framework: Paired observations and independent observations in two samples.

The impact of COVID 19 on GCC construction industry (2022)
Journal Article
Umar, T. (2022). The impact of COVID 19 on GCC construction industry. International Journal of Service Science, Management, Engineering, and Technology, 13(2), Article 1. https://doi.org/10.4018/IJSSMET.20220301.oa1

The Coronavirus pandemic has badly affected everyone on the earth. Apart from losing thousands of lives, businesses and individuals are going to be affected by the long-lasting financial effects due to an expected global recession. The impact of the... Read More about The impact of COVID 19 on GCC construction industry.

Impact of digital technology on supply chain efficiency in manufacturing industry (2022)
Book Chapter
Wang, X., Kumar, V., Kumari, A., & Kuzmin, E. (2022). Impact of digital technology on supply chain efficiency in manufacturing industry. In V. Kumar, J. Leng, V. Akberdina, & E. Kuzmin (Eds.), Digital Transformation in Industry: Digital Twins and New Business Models (28). Springer (part of Springer Nature). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-94617-3

With the advancement of digital technologies, supply chain management is changing dramatically. However, the practice and application of digital supply chains are complex and challenging. Some studies claim that technology is the core element, while... Read More about Impact of digital technology on supply chain efficiency in manufacturing industry.

The control of pathogens in stored rainwater using direct electrochemical activation (2022)
Conference Proceeding
Clayton, G., Fox, B., Steer, M., Thorn, R., & Reynolds, D. (2022). The control of pathogens in stored rainwater using direct electrochemical activation. In IWRA Proceedings

Purpose of study or research hypothesis: The main study aim was to control waterborne pathogens using small-scale direct electrochemical activation. Key issue(s) or problem(s) addressed: Rainwater harvesting systems enable households o... Read More about The control of pathogens in stored rainwater using direct electrochemical activation.

Salutogenesis in Prison (2022)
Book Chapter
Woodall, J., De Viggiani, N., & South, J. (2022). Salutogenesis in Prison. In The Handbook of Salutogenesis. (2nd). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-79515-3

There is an increasing shift in prison health discourse towards a more salutogenic view of health. This implies conceptualising “prison health” as a systemic issue that considers how prison regimes and environments are health creating and health enha... Read More about Salutogenesis in Prison.

Exploring the potential of a pronunciation guide app to support non-native speaking students in higher education (2022)
Presentation / Conference
Western, D. (2022, October). Exploring the potential of a pronunciation guide app to support non-native speaking students in higher education. Paper presented at 14th International Conference on Education Technology and Computers, Barcelona, Spain

Non-native speaking (NNS) students form an important part of the student population in the UK and many other countries’ higher education sectors. They face numerous additional challenges compared with their native speaking counterparts. Software to s... Read More about Exploring the potential of a pronunciation guide app to support non-native speaking students in higher education.

The Best Interests Assessor Practice Handbook - Second edition (2022)
Book
Hubbard, R., & Stone, K. (in press). The Best Interests Assessor Practice Handbook - Second edition. (Second edition). Bristol: Policy Press

The Best Interests Assessor (BIA) Practice Handbook is firmly grounded in real-life practice and remains the only textbook focusing directly on the BIA role. Offering clear and practical advice on the legal elements of the role, and the values and pr... Read More about The Best Interests Assessor Practice Handbook - Second edition.

A phenomenological inquiry into the therapeutic aspects of tabletop roleplaying games (2022)
Thesis
Ball, G. A phenomenological inquiry into the therapeutic aspects of tabletop roleplaying games. (Thesis). University of the West of England. Retrieved from https://uwe-repository.worktribe.com/output/9430982

Table-top Role Playing Games (RPGs) have risen in popularity since their conception in the 1970’s. While some literature has explored their emergent psychological processes, very few studies have explicitly reflected on the therapeutic potential of t... Read More about A phenomenological inquiry into the therapeutic aspects of tabletop roleplaying games.

‘Through their eyes and ears’: Creating new knowledge for climate education through co-productive practices (2022)
Conference Proceeding
Portus, R., & Williams, S. (2022). ‘Through their eyes and ears’: Creating new knowledge for climate education through co-productive practices. In N. Deutzkens, K. V. Poeck, M. Deleye, J. Læssøe, J. Lönngren, H. Lotz-Sisitka, …A. Wals (Eds.), Challenges for environmental and sustainability education research in times of climate crisis:15TH invitational seminar on environmental & sustainability education research (137-139)

Despite climate change being a well-established fact, public perception of the current climate situation as being an emergency is a relatively recent phenomenon. O’Neill and Nicholson-Cole (2009, p.361) wrote of the tendency to see climate change as... Read More about ‘Through their eyes and ears’: Creating new knowledge for climate education through co-productive practices.

Smart electronic textile?based wearable supercapacitors (2022)
Journal Article
Islam, M. R., Afroj, S., Novoselov, K. S., & Karim, N. (in press). Smart electronic textile?based wearable supercapacitors. Advanced Science, Article 2203856. https://doi.org/10.1002/advs.202203856

Electronic textiles (e-textiles) have drawn significant attention from the scientific and engineering community as lightweight and comfortable next-generation wearable devices due to their ability to interface with the human body, and continuously mo... Read More about Smart electronic textile?based wearable supercapacitors.

Migrants as ‘dissonant harmony-seekers’ and migrant life in ‘foam’ (2022)
Journal Article
Kars-Unluoglu, S., Guneri-Cangarli, B., Yurt, O., & Gencer, M. (in press). Migrants as ‘dissonant harmony-seekers’ and migrant life in ‘foam’. Journal of Global Mobility,

Migration of the Turkish new middle-class – high-skilled, well-educated, young professionals – has been growing in recent years. This paper explores their migration experience and discusses the role of physical and virtual bubbles in the formation of... Read More about Migrants as ‘dissonant harmony-seekers’ and migrant life in ‘foam’.

Black Everyday Lives, Material Culture and Narrative: Tings in de House (2022)
Book
Sobers, S. (in press). Black Everyday Lives, Material Culture and Narrative: Tings in de House. Oxon: Routledge

This book is an exploration of everyday life as experienced through the lens of Black British cultural history and creative practice. The structure of Black Everyday Life, Material Culture and Narrative: Tings In The House examines everyday life... Read More about Black Everyday Lives, Material Culture and Narrative: Tings in de House.