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Cluster beam synthesis of metal and metal-oxide nanoparticles for emerging memories (2014)
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Verrelli, E., & Tsoukalas, D. (2014). Cluster beam synthesis of metal and metal-oxide nanoparticles for emerging memories. Solid-state electronics, 101, 95-105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sse.2014.06.017

© 2014 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. In this work we present results concerning the cluster beam synthesis of metal and metal-oxide nanoparticles together with their applications in emerging memories like nanoparticle Flash memories and resistiv... Read More about Cluster beam synthesis of metal and metal-oxide nanoparticles for emerging memories.

Altered mitochondrial function and energy metabolism is associated with a radioresistant phenotype in oesophageal adenocarcinoma (2014)
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Lynam-Lennon, N., Maher, S. G., Maguire, A., Phelan, J., Muldoon, C., Reynolds, J. V., & O'Sullivan, J. (2014). Altered mitochondrial function and energy metabolism is associated with a radioresistant phenotype in oesophageal adenocarcinoma. PloS one, 9(6), e100738. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0100738

Neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy (CRT) is increasingly the standard of care for locally advanced oesophageal cancer. A complete pathological response to CRT is associated with a favourable outcome. Radiation therapy is important for local tumour co... Read More about Altered mitochondrial function and energy metabolism is associated with a radioresistant phenotype in oesophageal adenocarcinoma.

Detection of mecC-Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates in river water : a potential role for water in the environmental dissemination (2014)
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Porrero, M. C., Harrison, E. M., Fernández-Garayzábal, J. F., Paterson, G. K., Díez-Guerrier, A., Holmes, M. A., & Domínguez Rodríguez, L. (2014). Detection of mecC-Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates in river water : a potential role for water in the environmental dissemination. Environmental microbiology reports, 6(6), 705-708. https://doi.org/10.1111/1758-2229.12191

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a public health concern due to limited treatment options. The recent description of a mecA homologue, mecC in human and cattle, led to studies to detect this new variant in human and other animal... Read More about Detection of mecC-Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates in river water : a potential role for water in the environmental dissemination.

The largest subsemilattices of the endomorphism monoid of an independence algebra (2014)
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Araújo, J., Bentz, W., & Konieczny, J. (2014). The largest subsemilattices of the endomorphism monoid of an independence algebra. Linear algebra and its applications, 458, 60-79. doi:10.1016/j.laa.2014.05.041

An algebra A is said to be an independence algebra if it is a matroid algebra and every map α:X→A, defined on a basis X of A, can be extended to an endomorphism of A. These algebras are particularly well-behaved generalizations of vector spaces, and... Read More about The largest subsemilattices of the endomorphism monoid of an independence algebra.

A novel fluorescent "turn-on" chemosensor for nanomolar detection of Fe(III) from aqueous solution and its application in living cells imaging (2014)
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Nandre, J., Patil, S., Patil, V., Yu, F., Chen, L., Sahoo, S., …Patil, U. (2014). A novel fluorescent "turn-on" chemosensor for nanomolar detection of Fe(III) from aqueous solution and its application in living cells imaging. Biosensors & bioelectronics, 61(November), 612-617. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bios.2014.06.017

An electronically active and spectral sensitive fluorescent “turn-on” chemosensor (BTP-1) based on the benzo-thiazolo-pyrimidine unit was designed and synthesized for the highly selective and sensitive detection of Fe³⁺ from aqueous medium. With Fe³⁺... Read More about A novel fluorescent "turn-on" chemosensor for nanomolar detection of Fe(III) from aqueous solution and its application in living cells imaging.

DNA barcoding Madagascar's amphibian fauna (2014)
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Perl, R., Vences, M., Wollenberg, K. C., Sonet, G., Glaw, F., & Nagy, Z. T. (2014). DNA barcoding Madagascar's amphibian fauna. Amphibia-Reptilia, 35(2), 197-206. https://doi.org/10.1163/15685381-00002942

We provide a DNA barcoding survey of Malagasy amphibians, including 251 of the 292 nominal species known to date, by complementing previous data with 280 newly determined barcoding sequence fragments of the mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase subunit I... Read More about DNA barcoding Madagascar's amphibian fauna.

Measurement of the 241Am and the 243Am Neutron Capture Cross Sections at the n_TOF Facility at CERN (2014)
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Riego, A., Reifarth, R., Rauscher, T., Sarmento, R., Rubbia, C., Roman, F., …Schumann, D. (2014). Measurement of the 241Am and the 243Am Neutron Capture Cross Sections at the n_TOF Facility at CERN. Nuclear data sheets, 119, 65-68. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nds.2014.08.020

The capture cross sections of 241 Am and 243 Am were measured at the n TOF facility at CERN in the epithermal energy range with a BaF 2 Total Absorption Calorimeter. A preliminary analysis of the 241 Am and a complete analysis of the 243 Am measureme... Read More about Measurement of the 241Am and the 243Am Neutron Capture Cross Sections at the n_TOF Facility at CERN.

Out of the comfort zone: Enhancing work-based learning about employability through student reflection on work placements (2014)
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Eden, S. (2014). Out of the comfort zone: Enhancing work-based learning about employability through student reflection on work placements. Journal of geography in higher education, 38(2), 266-276. https://doi.org/10.1080/03098265.2014.911826

This paper examines the work-based learning about employability reported by 26 undergraduate Geography and Environmental Management students on part-time, unpaid work placements. The students' “reflective essays” emphasized their learning more in ter... Read More about Out of the comfort zone: Enhancing work-based learning about employability through student reflection on work placements.

A geological explanation for intraplate earthquake clustering complexity: The zeolite-bearing fault/fracture networks in the Adamello Massif (Southern Italian Alps) (2014)
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Dempsey, E. D., Holdsworth, R. E., Imber, J., Bistacchi, A., & Di Toro, G. (2014). A geological explanation for intraplate earthquake clustering complexity: The zeolite-bearing fault/fracture networks in the Adamello Massif (Southern Italian Alps). Journal of Structural Geology, 66, 58-74. doi:10.1016/j.jsg.2014.04.009

Interconnected networks of faults and veins filled with hydrothermal minerals such as zeolite are widespread in many orogenic terrains. These fractures commonly form at relatively low temperatures (e.g.

Functional equivalence of grasping cerci and nuptial food gifts in promoting ejaculate transfer in katydids (2014)
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Vahed, K., Gilbert, J. D. J., Weissman, D. B., & Barrientos-Lozano, L. (2014). Functional equivalence of grasping cerci and nuptial food gifts in promoting ejaculate transfer in katydids. Evolution, 68(7), 2052-2065. https://doi.org/10.1111/evo.12421

The function of nuptial gifts has generated longstanding debate. Nuptial gifts consumed during ejaculate transfer may allow males to transfer more ejaculate than is optimal for females. However, gifts may simultaneously represent male investment in o... Read More about Functional equivalence of grasping cerci and nuptial food gifts in promoting ejaculate transfer in katydids.

Organoaluminium complexes of ortho-, meta-, para-anisidines: synthesis, structural studies and ROP of ε-caprolactone (and rac-lactide) (2014)
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Li, Y., Zhao, K., Elsegood, M. R. J., Prior, T. J., Sun, X., Mo, S., & Redshaw, C. (2014). Organoaluminium complexes of ortho-, meta-, para-anisidines: synthesis, structural studies and ROP of ε-caprolactone (and rac-lactide). Catalysis science & technology, 4(9), 3025-3031. https://doi.org/10.1039/c4cy00624k

Reaction of Me₃Al (two equivalents) with ortho-, meta- or para-anisidine, (OMe)(NH₂)C₆H₄, affords the complexes {[1,2-(OMe),NC₆H₄(μ-Me₂Al)](μ-Me₂Al)}₂ (1), [1,3-(Me₃AlOMe),NHC₆H₄(μ-Me₂Al)]2 (2) or [1,4-(Me₃AlOMe),NHC₆H₄(μ-Me₂Al)]₂ (3), respectively.... Read More about Organoaluminium complexes of ortho-, meta-, para-anisidines: synthesis, structural studies and ROP of ε-caprolactone (and rac-lactide).

The onset of plasticity of a Zr-based bulk metallic glass (2014)
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Huang, Y., Khong, J. C., Connolley, T., & Mi, J. (2014). The onset of plasticity of a Zr-based bulk metallic glass. International Journal of Plasticity, 60, 87-100. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijplas.2014.05.003

The deformation behaviors of a Zr41.2Ti13.8Cu12.5Ni10Be22.5 bulk metallic glassy alloy under step-controlled tensile loads have been studied in situ and systematically using scanning electron microscopy and synchrotron X-ray diffraction. A circular h... Read More about The onset of plasticity of a Zr-based bulk metallic glass.

A study of allosteric binding behaviour of a 1,3-alternate thiacalix[4]arene-based receptor using fluorescence signal (2014)
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Tomiyasu, H., Jin, C., Ni, X., Zeng, X., Redshaw, C., & Yamato, T. (2014). A study of allosteric binding behaviour of a 1,3-alternate thiacalix[4]arene-based receptor using fluorescence signal. Organic & biomolecular chemistry, 12(27), 4917-4923. https://doi.org/10.1039/c4ob00551a

A novel heteroditopic thiacalix[4]arene receptor L possessing 1,3-alternate conformation, which contains two pyrene moieties attached to the lower rim via urea linkages together with a crown ether moiety appended at the opposite side of the thiacalix... Read More about A study of allosteric binding behaviour of a 1,3-alternate thiacalix[4]arene-based receptor using fluorescence signal.

Behavioural effects of hypersaline exposure on the lobster Homarus gammarus (L) and the crab Cancer pagurus (L) (2014)
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Smyth, K., Mazik, K., & Elliott, M. (2014). Behavioural effects of hypersaline exposure on the lobster Homarus gammarus (L) and the crab Cancer pagurus (L). Journal of experimental marine biology and ecology, 457, 208-214. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2014.04.016

There is scarce existing information in the literature regarding the responses of any marine species, especially commercially valuable decapod crustaceans, to hypersalinity. Hypersaline discharges due to solute mining and desalination are increasing... Read More about Behavioural effects of hypersaline exposure on the lobster Homarus gammarus (L) and the crab Cancer pagurus (L).

UHMWPE fibre-based composites : prestress-induced enhancement of impact properties (2014)
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Fazal, A., & Fancey, K. (2014). UHMWPE fibre-based composites : prestress-induced enhancement of impact properties. Composites. Part B, Engineering, 66, 1-6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2014.04.031

The impact properties of continuous unidirectional UHMWPE fibre-reinforced polyester resin composites have been investigated, to elucidate the effects of prestress on energy absorption characteristics. Prestress within composite samples was produced... Read More about UHMWPE fibre-based composites : prestress-induced enhancement of impact properties.

Modeling of multilayer cohesive bank erosion with a coupled bank stability and mobile-bed model (2014)
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Lai, Y. G., Thomas, R. E., Ozeren, Y., Simon, A., Greimann, B. P., & Wu, K. (2015). Modeling of multilayer cohesive bank erosion with a coupled bank stability and mobile-bed model. Geomorphology, 243, 116-129. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2014.07.017

Streambank erosion can be an important form of channel change in unstable alluvial environments. It should be accounted for in geomorphic studies, river restoration, dam removal, and channel maintenance projects. Recently, one-dimensional and two-dim... Read More about Modeling of multilayer cohesive bank erosion with a coupled bank stability and mobile-bed model.

Carbon dioxide interaction with isolated imidazole or attached on gold clusters and surface: Competition between σ H-bond and π stacking interaction (2014)
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Prakash, M., Mathivon, K., Benoit, D. M., Chambaud, G., & Hochlaf, M. (2014). Carbon dioxide interaction with isolated imidazole or attached on gold clusters and surface: Competition between σ H-bond and π stacking interaction. Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP, 16(24), 12503-12509. https://doi.org/10.1039/c4cp01292e

Using first principle methodologies, we investigate the subtle competition between σ H-bond and π stacking interaction between CO 2 and imidazole either isolated, adsorbed on a gold cluster or adsorbed on a gold surface. These computations are perfor... Read More about Carbon dioxide interaction with isolated imidazole or attached on gold clusters and surface: Competition between σ H-bond and π stacking interaction.

The complex hybrid origins of the root knot nematodes revealed through comparative genomics (2014)
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Lunt, D. H., Kumar, S., Koutsovoulos, G., & Blaxter, M. L. (2014). The complex hybrid origins of the root knot nematodes revealed through comparative genomics. PeerJ, 2014(1), https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.356

Root knot nematodes (RKN) can infect most of the world’s agricultural crop species and are among the most important of all plant pathogens. As yet however we have little understanding of their origins or the genomic basis of their extreme polyp... Read More about The complex hybrid origins of the root knot nematodes revealed through comparative genomics.

Book spreads in PG (7, 2) (2014)
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Shaw, R., & Topalova, S. T. (2014). Book spreads in PG (7, 2). Discrete Mathematics, 330, 76-86. doi:10.1016/j.disc.2014.04.013

An (n,q,r,s) book is a collection of r-subspaces in PG(n,q) called pages, which cover the whole projective space and intersect in a common s-subspace called the spine such that any point outside the spine is in exactly one page. An (n,q,r,s) book t-s... Read More about Book spreads in PG (7, 2).

Measurement of the neutron capture cross section of the c235U with the CERN n_TOF total absorption calorimeter and a fission tagging based on micromegas detectors (2014)
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Žugec, P., Wright, T., Weiß, C., Weigand, M., Ware, T., Wallner, A., …Tsinganis, A. (2014). Measurement of the neutron capture cross section of the c235U with the CERN n_TOF total absorption calorimeter and a fission tagging based on micromegas detectors. Nuclear data sheets, 119, 10-13. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nds.2014.08.005

© 2014 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved. Current and future nuclear technologies require more accurate nuclear data on (n,γ) cross sections and the α-ratios of fissile isotopes. Their measurement presents several difficulties, mainly related to the... Read More about Measurement of the neutron capture cross section of the c235U with the CERN n_TOF total absorption calorimeter and a fission tagging based on micromegas detectors.