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  • A genetic algorithm based economic dispatch (GAED) with environmental constraint optimisation 

    King, David J.; Ozveren, Cuneyt Suheyl; Warsono (VDE, 2011)
    The role of renewable energy in power systems is becoming more significant due to the increasing cost of fossil fuels and climate change concerns. However, the inclusion of Renewable Energy Generators (REG), such as wind ...
  • Genetic, ophthalmic, morphometric and histopathological analysis of the Retinopathy Globe Enlarged (rge) chicken 

    Inglehearn, Chris F.; Morrice, David R.; Lester, Douglas H.; Robertson, Graeme W.; Mohamed, Moin D.; Simmons, Ian; Downey, Louise M.; Thaung, Caroline; Bridges, Leslie R.; Paton, Ian R.; Smith, Jacqueline; Petersen-Jones, Simon; Hocking, Paul M.; Burt, David W. (Emory University, 2003-07-01)
    Purpose: To identify the locus responsible for rge (retinopathy globe enlarged) in chickens and further characterise the rge phenotype. Methods: A colony of chickens carrying the rge mutation was rederived from a single ...
  • Genomic and genetic analyses of diversity and plant interactions of Pseudomonas fluorescens 

    Silby, Mark W.; Cerdeño-Tárraga, Ana M.; Vernikos, Georgios S.; Giddens, Stephen R.; Jackson, Robert W.; Preston, Gail M.; Zhang, Xue-Xian; Moon, Christina D.; Gehrig, Stefanie M.; Godfrey, Scott A. C.; Knight, Christopher G.; Malone, Jacob G.; Robinson, Zena; Spiers, Andrew J.; Harris, Simon; Challis, Gregory L.; Yaxley, Alice M; Harris, David; Seeger, Kathy; Murphy, Lee; Rutter, Simon; Squares, Rob; Quail, Michael A.; Saunders, Elizabeth; Mavromatis, Konstantinos; Brettin, Thomas S.; Bentley, Stephen D.; Hothersall, Joanne; Stephens, Elton; Thomas, Christopher M.; Parkhill, Julian; Levy, Stuart B.; Rainey, Paul B.; Thomson, Nicholas R. (BioMed Central, 2009-05)
    Background: Pseudomonas fluorescens are common soil bacteria that can improve plant health through nutrient cycling, pathogen antagonism and induction of plant defenses. The genome sequences of strains SBW25 and Pf0-1 were ...
  • Geography of missing adults 

    Woolnough, Penny; Stevenson, Olivia; Parr, Hester; Fyfe, Nicholas R. (Routledge, 2016-10-06)
  • Geography of missing children 

    Woolnough, Penny; Gibb, Graham J. (Routledge, 2016-10-06)
  • Geotechnical requirements for capturing CO2 through highways land 

    Jorat, M. Ehsan; Kolosz, Ben W.; Goddard, Mark A.; Sohi, Saran P.; Akgun, Nurten; Dissanayake, Dilum; Manning, David A. C. (The Geomate International Society, 2017-03-15)
    Roadside verges in Britain support 238,000 hectares of vegetated land and approximately 10 hectares of vegetated central reserves. These areas have the potential to be engineered in such a way that they deliver a range of ...
  • Gesture based IoT light control for smart clothing 

    Mohammed, Assad; Seeam, Amar; Bellekens, Xavier; Nieradzinska, Kamila (IEEE Xplore, 2016-11-10)
    In this paper, a smart wireless wristband is proposed. The potential of innovative gesture based interactivity with connected lighting solutions is reviewed. The solution is intended to offer numerous benefits, in terms ...
  • Gestures and multimodal input 

    Keates, Simeon; Robinson, Peter (Taylor & Francis, 1999)
    For users with motion impairments, the standard keyboard and mouse arrangement for computer access often presents problems. Other approaches have to be adopted to overcome this. In this paper, we will describe the development ...
  • Getting Wrinkly Spreaders to demonstrate evolution in schools 

    Spiers, Andrew J. (Elsevier, 2014-06)
    Understanding evolution is crucial to modern biology,but most teachers would assume that practical demonstrations of evolution in school laboratories are unfeasible. However, perhaps they have not heard of ‘evolution in a ...
  • The ghost of Patrick Geddes: civics as applied sociology 

    Law, Alex (University of Surrey, 2005)
    In 1904 and 1905 Patrick Geddes (1905, 1906) read his famed, but today little-read, two-part paper, 'Civics: as Applied Sociology', to the first meetings of the British Sociological Society. Geddes is often thought of as ...
  • Gift players or playbourers? Who is playing citizen science games? 

    Fizek, Sonia (Digital Games Research Association and Society for the Advancement of the Science of Digital Games, 2016-11-30)
  • Gilles Deleuze: psychiatry, subjectivity, and the passive synthesis of time 

    Roberts, Marc (Blackwell Publishing, 2006-10)
    Although ‘modern’ mental health care comprises a variety of theoretical approaches and practices, the supposed identification of ‘mental illness’ can be understood as being made on the basis of a specific conception of ...
  • GIS-based location suitability of decentralized, medium scale bioenergy developments to estimate transport CO2 emissions and costs 

    Kurka, Thomas; Jefferies, Christopher; Blackwood, David J. (Elsevier, 2012-11)
    This paper presents a transferable and adaptable GIS-based approach to identify suitable locations of medium scale CHP bioenergy plants. Location suitability of bioenergy plants is of particular importance in planning ...
  • Global citizenship education: a sociological critique 

    Moir, James (2015)
    This paper considers the recent focus on citizenship within education by taking curricular reform within Scottish secondary schooling as a case study. In Scotland the Curriculum for Excellence reform places citizenship as ...
  • Global citizenship: an education or an identity? 

    Moir, James (2015-06-02)
    This paper considers the recent focus on citizenship within education by taking curricular reform within Scottish secondary schooling and its linkage with higher education as a case study. In Scotland the Curriculum for ...
  • Glucose contents in anaerobic ethanol stillage digestion manipulate thermodynamic driving force in between hydrogenophilic and acetoclastic methanogens 

    Oh, Sungtaek; Martin, Alastair D. (Elsevier, 2014-05-01)
    In disciplines related energy conversion, thermodynamics is the cornerstone for interpretation of process performance. It can provide the basis for the estimation of maximum convertible energy and spontaneity in novel, ...
  • Glutathione-S-transferases in development, progression and therapy of colorectal cancer 

    Vlaykova, Tatyana; Gulubova, Maya; Yovchev, Yovcho; Dimov, Dimo; Vlaykova, Denitsa; Chilingirov, Petjo; Zhelev, Nikolai (InTech - Open Access Publisher, 2012-02)
  • 'God was with me in a wonderful manner': the Puritan origins of the Indian captivity narrative 

    Panay, Andrew (American Studies Resources Centre, Aldham Robarts Centre, Liverpool John Moores University, 2012)
    This paper argues that the origins of the Indian captivity narrative should be understood in the historical contexts of its production in the New World as a narrative that is at once descriptive of the personal experiences ...
  • ‘Going into the unknown’: experiences of male patients in secure settings during environmental transition 

    Parkes, Jacqueline H.; Pyer, Michelle; Ward, Alison; Doyle, Colin; Dickens, Geoffrey L. (Wiley, 2015-01)
    Little is known about the experiences of male patients in secure mental health and intellectual disability units during environmental transition. We interviewed patients before (n = 9) and after (n = 8) a side-to-side ...
  • Going retro: oxidative stress biomarkers in modern redox biology 

    Margaritelis, Nikos V.; Cobley, James N.; Paschalis, Vassilis; Veskoukis, Aristidis S.; Theodorou, Anastasios A.; Kyparos, Antonios; Nikolaidis, Michalis G. (Elsevier, 2016-02-17)
    The field of redox biology is inherently intertwined with oxidative stress biomarkers. Oxidative stress biomarkers have been utilized for many different objectives. Our analysis indicates that oxidative stress biomarkers ...