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Actuation and transduction by giant magnetostrictive alloys (2000)
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Jenner, A. G., Smith, R. J. E., Wilkinson, A. J., & Greenough, R. D. (2000). Actuation and transduction by giant magnetostrictive alloys. Mechatronics, 10(4-5), (457-466). doi:10.1016/S0957-4158(99)00065-3. ISSN 0957-4158

Since the discovery and understanding of the magnetic properties of the rare earth elements, the transduction properties of magnetostrictive alloys has improved significantly over earlier nickel based alloys. Alongside the advances in permanent magne... Read More about Actuation and transduction by giant magnetostrictive alloys.

Chinese politics of the internet: Control and anti-control (2000)
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Dai, X. (2000). Chinese politics of the internet: Control and anti-control. Cambridge review of international affairs, 13(2), 181-194. doi:10.1080/09557570008400308

This article examines how the recent development of the Internet in China has had an impact on political control on the mainland. It argues that for China the Internet is a double‐edged sword, indispensable to economic modernisation but also confront... Read More about Chinese politics of the internet: Control and anti-control.

Electroluminescence from individual InAs self-assembled quantum dots (2000)
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Itskevich, I., Stoddart, S., Rybchenko, S., Tartakovskii, I., Eaves, L., Parnell, S., …Henini, M. (2000). Electroluminescence from individual InAs self-assembled quantum dots. Physica status solidi. A, Applied research, 178(1), 307-311. doi:10.1002/1521-396X(200003)178:13.0.CO;2-Y

Emission lines from individual InAs self-assembled quantum dots (SAQD) have been observed in electroluminescence spectra from small-area p-i-n light-emitting-diode heterostructure devices containing an embedded layer of SAQD. In the energy range whic... Read More about Electroluminescence from individual InAs self-assembled quantum dots.

Implementation of IGES-based CAD/CMM Automatic Workpiece Modelling (2000)
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Zuo, Z., Ma, X., & Liu, S. (2000). Implementation of IGES-based CAD/CMM Automatic Workpiece Modelling. Aviation Precision Manufacturing Technology, 36(3), 28-33. https://doi.org/10.3969...n.1003-5451.2000.03.007

In this paper,a CAD/CMM workpiece modelling system,which is based on IGES-files,is proposed.In this system,the CAD data of workpiece to be measured are extracted and recognized automatically,and the workpiece model is generated as a result of process... Read More about Implementation of IGES-based CAD/CMM Automatic Workpiece Modelling.

Regulation by fibrinogen and its products of intercellular adhesion molecule-1 expression in human saphenous vein endothelial cells (2000)
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Harley, S. L., Sturge, J., & Powell, J. T. (2000). Regulation by fibrinogen and its products of intercellular adhesion molecule-1 expression in human saphenous vein endothelial cells. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, 20(3), 652-658. https://doi.org/10.1161/01.atv.20.3.652

It has been reported that fibrinogen may act as a bridging ligand, binding to intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1) on human umbilical vein endothelial cells and to Mac-1 on THP-1 cells (a monocytic cell line) to increase adhesion. In this study... Read More about Regulation by fibrinogen and its products of intercellular adhesion molecule-1 expression in human saphenous vein endothelial cells.

The effect of stubs on the dynamics of TLM diffusion modeling networks (2000)
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Gilbert, J., Wilkinson, A., & Pulko, S. (2000). The effect of stubs on the dynamics of TLM diffusion modeling networks. Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B Fundamentals, 37(2), 165-184. doi:10.1080/104077900275477

The dynamics of stub-loaded, diffusion-modeling transmission line matrix (TLM) nodes are investigated using the TLM-state space analogy. Analysis is performed for one-dimensional and three-dimensional nodes. Additional dynamics are identified and a s... Read More about The effect of stubs on the dynamics of TLM diffusion modeling networks.

Discretization effects in TLM diffusion models (2000)
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Pulko, S., & Wilkinson, A. (2000). Discretization effects in TLM diffusion models. International journal of numerical modelling, 13(1), 59 - 74. doi:10.1002/(SICI)1099-1204(200001/02)13:159::AID-JNM382>3.3.CO;2-0

The standard methods for bringing a TLM diffusion model to convergence are necessary but tedious. However, much time and effort can be saved if the initial choices of elemental size and iteration timestep are appropriate. Here we consider the general... Read More about Discretization effects in TLM diffusion models.

A stable one-step-ahead predictive control of non-linear systems (2000)
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Kambhampati, C., Mason, J. D., & Warwick, K. (2000). A stable one-step-ahead predictive control of non-linear systems. Automatica : the journal of IFAC, the International Federation of Automatic Control, 36(4), 485-495. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0005-1098%2899%2900173-9

In this paper stability of one-step ahead predictive controllers based on non-linear models is established. It is shown that, under conditions which can be fulfilled by most industrial plants, the closed-loop system is robustly stable in the presence... Read More about A stable one-step-ahead predictive control of non-linear systems.

Sex-biased colour polymorphism in the marine ostracod Paradoxostoma variabile (Crustacea) (2000)
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Hull, S. L., & Rollinson, D. (2000). Sex-biased colour polymorphism in the marine ostracod Paradoxostoma variabile (Crustacea). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK, 80(1), 69-73. doi:10.1017/S0025315499001575

Samples of four species of algae were collected from three mid-shore pools on each of three shores on the north-east coast of England in order to describe colour polymorphism in the common intertidal ostracod Paradoxostoma variabile. Eight different... Read More about Sex-biased colour polymorphism in the marine ostracod Paradoxostoma variabile (Crustacea).

The effect of wall cooling on compressible Görtler vortices (2000)
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Elliott, J. W., & Bassom, A. P. (2000). The effect of wall cooling on compressible Görtler vortices. European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids, 19(1), (37-68). doi:10.1016/S0997-7546(00)00106-0. ISSN 0997-7546

It is known that in adiabatic boundary layer flow over a curved surface the detailed structure of the spanwise periodic Gortler vortex instability varies markedly over the range of spanwise wavelength. At short wavelengths the modes tend to be concen... Read More about The effect of wall cooling on compressible Görtler vortices.

Viscous-inviscid interactions for surface-cooled axisymmetric boundary-layer flows (2000)
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Elliott, J. W., & Strange, M. E. (2000). Viscous-inviscid interactions for surface-cooled axisymmetric boundary-layer flows. International Journal of Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 5(4), 923 - 957

A theoretical, high Reynolds number, investigation into the combined influence of surface cooling and curvature on the stability and transition properties of a compressible axisymmetric boundary-layer is presented. Here we consider the boundary-layer... Read More about Viscous-inviscid interactions for surface-cooled axisymmetric boundary-layer flows.

A Commonwealth vulnerability index for developing countries: the position of small states (2000)
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Atkins, J. P., Mazzi, S., & Easter, C. D. (2000). A Commonwealth vulnerability index for developing countries: the position of small states. OECD Publishing. doi:10.14217/9781848597167-en

There is growing international recognition that high economic exposure, remoteness, isolation and proneness to natural disasters all have a debilitating effect on small economies, despite the fact that some of them exhibit relatively high per capita... Read More about A Commonwealth vulnerability index for developing countries: the position of small states.