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Blockchain and artificial intelligence – Managing a secure and sustainable supply chain (2021)
Book Chapter
Pimenidis, E., Patsavellas, J., & Tonkin, M. (2021). Blockchain and artificial intelligence – Managing a secure and sustainable supply chain. In H. Jahankhani, A. Jamal, & S. Lawson (Eds.), Cybersecurity, Privacy and Freedom Protection in the Connected World. (1). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-68534-8

Supply chain management is often the most challenging part of any business that manufactures, sells goods, or provides services. Regardless of whether the operations are mostly physical or online, managing supply chains largely relies on being able t... Read More about Blockchain and artificial intelligence – Managing a secure and sustainable supply chain.

Analysing spatial intrapersonal variability of road users using point-to-point sensor data (2021)
Journal Article
Crawford, F., Connors, R., & Watling, D. (in press). Analysing spatial intrapersonal variability of road users using point-to-point sensor data. Networks and Spatial Economics, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11067-021-09539-4

The availability of newly emerging forms of data in recent years has provided new opportunities to study spatial intrapersonal variability, namely the variability in an individual’s destination and route choices from day to day. As well as providing... Read More about Analysing spatial intrapersonal variability of road users using point-to-point sensor data.

Proceedings of the 22nd Engineering Applications of Neural Networks Conference: EANN 2021 (2021)
Book
Iliadis, L., Macintyre, J., Jayne, C., & Pimenidis, E. (Eds.). (2021). Proceedings of the 22nd Engineering Applications of Neural Networks Conference: EANN 2021. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-80568-5

This book contains the proceedings of the 22nd EANN “Engineering Applications of Neural Networks” 2021 that comprise of research papers on both theoretical foundations and cutting-edge applications of artificial intelligence. Based on the discussed r... Read More about Proceedings of the 22nd Engineering Applications of Neural Networks Conference: EANN 2021.

Modelling of the materials classification of in-orbit debris using DISCOSweb and other sources (2021)
Presentation / Conference
Toomer, C., Bolouri, A., Thompson, A., & Yalung, F. (2021, June). Modelling of the materials classification of in-orbit debris using DISCOSweb and other sources. Paper presented at Reinventing Space 2021, London

Space debris is a topic of growing concern as the space industry evolves. This paper describes the findings of a new model used to classify the materials used in current orbital objects. It utilises data from sources including ESA’s DISCOS (Database... Read More about Modelling of the materials classification of in-orbit debris using DISCOSweb and other sources.

Federated blockchained supply chain management: A cybersecurity and privacy framework (2021)
Conference Proceeding
Demertzis, K., Iliadis, L., Pimenidis, E., Tziritas, N., Koziri, M., Kikiras, P., & Tonkin, M. (2021). Federated blockchained supply chain management: A cybersecurity and privacy framework. In Artificial Intelligence Applications and Innovations https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-79150-6_60

The complete transformation of the supply chain in a truly integrated and fully automated process, presupposes the continuous and endless collection of digital information from every stage of the production scale. The aim is not only to investigate t... Read More about Federated blockchained supply chain management: A cybersecurity and privacy framework.

Measuring the value of improving data governance and access in Gates Foundation programme: A case study of the Supporting Soil Health Interventions in Ethiopia projects (2021)
Report
Whittard, D., Ritchie, F., & Nyengani, J. (2021). Measuring the value of improving data governance and access in Gates Foundation programme: A case study of the Supporting Soil Health Interventions in Ethiopia projects. Wallingford: Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International

The Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International (CABI) and the Open Data Institute (ODI) commissioned a team of economists to measure the value of improving data governance and access in the Supporting Soil Health Interventions in Ethiopia (S... Read More about Measuring the value of improving data governance and access in Gates Foundation programme: A case study of the Supporting Soil Health Interventions in Ethiopia projects.

Who is willing to share their AV? Insights about gender differences among seven countries (2021)
Journal Article
Polydoropoulou, A., Tsouros, I., Thomopoulos, N., Pronello, C., Elvarsson, A., Sigþórsson, H., …Di Ciommo, F. (2021). Who is willing to share their AV? Insights about gender differences among seven countries. Sustainability, 13(9), https://doi.org/10.3390/su13094769

The introduction of shared autonomous vehicles into the transport system is suggested to bring significant impacts on traffic conditions, road safety and emissions, as well as overall reshaping travel behaviour. Compared with a private autonomous veh... Read More about Who is willing to share their AV? Insights about gender differences among seven countries.

Process and economic evaluation of the ODI R&D programme: Final report (2021)
Report
Ritchie, F., Tava, F., Whittard, D., Green, E., Beata Kreft, M., & Alves, K. (2021). Process and economic evaluation of the ODI R&D programme: Final report. London: Open Data Institute

The Open Data Institute was funded by Innovate UK to undertake a major programme of Research and Development on "Data Innovation for the UK", which was re-scoped and funded on a yearly basis for a total of 4 years (called, for short, "The R&D program... Read More about Process and economic evaluation of the ODI R&D programme: Final report.

Marker development for the traceability of certified sustainably produced cacao (Theobroma cacao) in the chocolate industry (2021)
Thesis
Lafargue, P. Marker development for the traceability of certified sustainably produced cacao (Theobroma cacao) in the chocolate industry. (Thesis). University of the West of England. Retrieved from https://uwe-repository.worktribe.com/output/6642792

Theobroma cacao (cocoa) is one of the most studied commodities around the world and the source of one of the world’s most consumed and familiar products, chocolate. The multibillion-pound industry has changed to a higher demand for sustainably certif... Read More about Marker development for the traceability of certified sustainably produced cacao (Theobroma cacao) in the chocolate industry.

Blockchained Αdaptive Federated Auto Meta Learning Big Data and DevOps CyberSecurity Architecture in Industry 4.0 (2021)
Conference Proceeding
Kikiras, P., Koziri, M., Tziritas, N., Pimenidis, E., Iliadis, L., & Demertzis, K. (in press). Blockchained Αdaptive Federated Auto Meta Learning Big Data and DevOps CyberSecurity Architecture in Industry 4.0

Maximizing the production process in modern industry, as proposed by Industry 4.0, requires extensive use of Cyber-Physical Systems (CbPS). Artificial intelligence technologies, through CbPS, allow monitoring of natural processes , making autonomous,... Read More about Blockchained Αdaptive Federated Auto Meta Learning Big Data and DevOps CyberSecurity Architecture in Industry 4.0.

Recommender systems algorithm selection using machine learning (2021)
Conference Proceeding
Pimenidis, E., Kapetanakis, S., & Polatidis, N. (in press). Recommender systems algorithm selection using machine learning

This article delivers a methodology for recommender system algorithm selection using a machine learning classifier. Initially, statistical data from real collaborative filtering recommender systems have been collected to form the basis for a syntheti... Read More about Recommender systems algorithm selection using machine learning.

"Hacking an IoT Home": New opportunities for cyber security education combining remote learning with cyber-physical systems (2021)
Conference Proceeding
Johnson, I., White, J., Spruhan, P., Higgs, T., & Legg, P. (in press). "Hacking an IoT Home": New opportunities for cyber security education combining remote learning with cyber-physical systems

In March 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic led to a dramatic shift in educational practice, whereby home-schooling and remote working became the norm. Many typical schools outreach projects to encourage uptake of learning cyber security skills therefore we... Read More about "Hacking an IoT Home": New opportunities for cyber security education combining remote learning with cyber-physical systems.

Hybrid meta-heuristic algorithms for a supply chain network considering different carbon emission regulations using big data characteristics (2021)
Journal Article
Goodarzian, F., Kumar, V., & Abraham, A. (2021). Hybrid meta-heuristic algorithms for a supply chain network considering different carbon emission regulations using big data characteristics. Soft Computing, 25, 7527–7557. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00500-021-05711-7

Big data (BD) approach has significantly impacted on the development and expansion of supply chain network management and design. The available problems in the supply chain network (SCN) include production, distribution, transportation, ordering, and... Read More about Hybrid meta-heuristic algorithms for a supply chain network considering different carbon emission regulations using big data characteristics.

Visual illusions modulate body perception disturbance and pain in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: A randomized trial (2021)
Journal Article
Lewis, J. S., Newport, R., Taylor, G., Smith, M., & McCabe, C. S. (in press). Visual illusions modulate body perception disturbance and pain in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: A randomized trial. European Journal of Pain, https://doi.org/10.1002/ejp.1766

Background: Effective treatment of longstanding Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a challenge, as causal mechanisms remain elusive. People with CRPS frequently report distorted subjective perceptions of their affected limb. Evidence of pain re... Read More about Visual illusions modulate body perception disturbance and pain in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: A randomized trial.

Assessing the key enablers for Industry 4.0 adoption using MICMAC analysis: A case study (2021)
Journal Article
Krishnan, S., Gupta, S., Kaliyan, M., Kumar, V., & Garza-Reyes, J. A. (2021). Assessing the key enablers for Industry 4.0 adoption using MICMAC analysis: A case study. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 70(5), 1049-1071. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJPPM-02-2020-0053

Purpose: The aim of this research is to assess the key enablers of Industry 4.0 (I4.0) in the context of the Indian automobile industry. It is done to apprehend their comparative effect on executing I4.0 concepts and technology in manufacturing indus... Read More about Assessing the key enablers for Industry 4.0 adoption using MICMAC analysis: A case study.

Creativity in children's digital music composition (2021)
Conference Proceeding
Nash, C., Ford, C., & Bryan-Kinns, N. (in press). Creativity in children's digital music composition

Composing is a neglected area of music education. To increase participation, many technologies provide open-ended interfaces to motivate child autodidactic use, drawing influence from Papert’s LOGO philosophy (to support children’s learning through p... Read More about Creativity in children's digital music composition.

Assessing and addressing ethical risk from anthropomorphism and deception in socially assistive robots (2021)
Conference Proceeding
Winkle, K., Caleb-Solly, P., Leonards, U., Turton, A., & Bremner, P. (2021). Assessing and addressing ethical risk from anthropomorphism and deception in socially assistive robots. https://doi.org/10.1145/3434073.3444666

In this paper we apply the recent concept of robot Ethical Risk Assessment to an exemplar Socially Assistive Robot (SAR); specifically considering ethical risks posed by anthropomorphism in this context. We draw on two complimentary studies to demons... Read More about Assessing and addressing ethical risk from anthropomorphism and deception in socially assistive robots.

E-Wallets, money laundering and terrorism financing: Is the voluntary exchange of information the panacea? (2021)
Presentation / Conference
Ryder, N. (2021, March). E-Wallets, money laundering and terrorism financing: Is the voluntary exchange of information the panacea?. Paper presented at Stakeholders Consultation on Trafficking of Dangerous Substances through Exploitation of E-Wallet Services, Vienna

This presentation is divided into three parts. Part I provides a brief overview of E-Wallets, it identifies their unprecedented growth and identifies their abuse by money launderers. Part II comments on the effectiveness of the traditional anti-mon... Read More about E-Wallets, money laundering and terrorism financing: Is the voluntary exchange of information the panacea?.

Faking it (2021)
Journal Article
Lees, D. (2021). Faking it. Sight & Sound, 31(3), 10-11

Could deepfake films make their way from YouTube novelty and artworld provocation into mainstream cinema?