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Degradation and Residue Dynamics of Fluazinam in Diverse Indian Soil Types and Water pH Conditions: A comprehensive study using kinetic models (2024)
Journal Article
Mukhopadhyay, S., Mandal, J., Kanrar, B., Chatterjee, D., Bhattacharyya, A., & Majumder, S. (in press). Degradation and Residue Dynamics of Fluazinam in Diverse Indian Soil Types and Water pH Conditions: A comprehensive study using kinetic models. Frontiers in Environmental Science, https://doi.org/10.3389/fenvs.2024.1394847

Fluazinam a promising fungicide, is not yet registered in India. Consequently it is important to study the dissipation of its specific formulation in Indian soil and water. This study focuses on the degradation and residue dynamics of Fluazinam (40 %... Read More about Degradation and Residue Dynamics of Fluazinam in Diverse Indian Soil Types and Water pH Conditions: A comprehensive study using kinetic models.

Practitioners’ perspectives on health and safety risk management in the Ghanaian oil and gas industry (2024)
Journal Article
An, M., Gyambrah, R., & Stemn, E. (2024). Practitioners’ perspectives on health and safety risk management in the Ghanaian oil and gas industry. Safety Science, 177 (2024)(177), 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssci.2024.106579

Risk management has been regarded as one way to improve workplace health and safety conditions. However, very little research has been published on the perspectives of practitioners on safety risk management in general and the Ghanaian oil and gas in... Read More about Practitioners’ perspectives on health and safety risk management in the Ghanaian oil and gas industry.

Digital destruction: examining the sociological tensions hindering the regulation of Bitcoin (2024)
Journal Article
Redshaw, T. (2024). Digital destruction: examining the sociological tensions hindering the regulation of Bitcoin. #Journal not on list, 9(Especial Climate Change),

Bitcoin is an ecological disaster. In 2017, the Bitcoin network used the same amount of energy per year as Uruguay, when its total number of users worldwide was estimated to stand at 3.4million (Hileman and Rauchs, 2017: 99). By 2021 this number had... Read More about Digital destruction: examining the sociological tensions hindering the regulation of Bitcoin.

Effect of Tether Length on endo / exo Stereoselectivity in Alkene–Arene meta ‐Photocycloaddition Reactions towards the Aphidocolin/Stemodin Scaffolds (2024)
Journal Article
Alshammari, A. A. A., Boyd, J. W., Greaves, N., Kettle, J. G., McKendrick, J. E., Parker, L. G., …Smith, C. D. (in press). Effect of Tether Length on endo / exo Stereoselectivity in Alkene–Arene meta ‐Photocycloaddition Reactions towards the Aphidocolin/Stemodin Scaffolds. European Journal of Organic Chemistry, e202400463. https://doi.org/10.1002/ejoc.202400463

Intramolecular alkene‐arene meta‐photocycloadditions are powerful transformations that use the enhanced reactivity of photoexcited benzene rings to facilitate addition of an alkene 1,3 across donor groups and form complex three‐dimensional fused‐ring... Read More about Effect of Tether Length on endo / exo Stereoselectivity in Alkene–Arene meta ‐Photocycloaddition Reactions towards the Aphidocolin/Stemodin Scaffolds.

The student perspective of a research-informed teaching activity using simulation (2024)
Presentation / Conference
Higgins, R., Kaushik, C., & Szczepura​, K. (2024, June). The student perspective of a research-informed teaching activity using simulation. Presented at United Kingdom Imaging and Oncology Congress 2024, Liverpool

Background: The opening of the new £3 million Centre for Medical Imaging within the University offered a novel opportunity for students to design a survey tool and collect data that compared the two new X-ray imaging rooms – one that has been designe... Read More about The student perspective of a research-informed teaching activity using simulation.

Does adult-child co-use during digital media use improve children's learning aged 0-6 years? A systematic review with meta-analysis (2024)
Journal Article
Taylor, G., Sala, G., Kolak, J., Gerhardstein, P., & Lingwood, J. (2024). Does adult-child co-use during digital media use improve children's learning aged 0-6 years? A systematic review with meta-analysis. Educational Research Review, 44, 100614. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.edurev.2024.100614

Young children spend a significant and increasing amount of time using digital media. Thus, a clear understanding of how best to support children’s learning from digital media is important. A specific recommendation by some professional bodies is tha... Read More about Does adult-child co-use during digital media use improve children's learning aged 0-6 years? A systematic review with meta-analysis.

Galerkin fem simulation of natural convection in an annular porous medium-based solar collector system (2024)
Journal Article
Venkatadri, K., Anwar Bég, O., Bég, T. A., & Kuharat, S. (2024). Galerkin fem simulation of natural convection in an annular porous medium-based solar collector system. International Journal of Ambient Energy, 45(1), https://doi.org/10.1080/01430750.2024.2358078

Motivated by simulating emerging hybrid designs in annular solar direct absorber collectors, a theoretical and numerical study of natural convection in an annular hybrid porous medium solar collector is presented. An aspect ratio of 2 is considered w... Read More about Galerkin fem simulation of natural convection in an annular porous medium-based solar collector system.

Hyperspectral Leaf Area Index and Chlorophyll Retrieval over Forest and Row-Structured Vineyard Canopies (2024)
Journal Article
Brown, L. A., Morris, H., MacLachlan, A., D’Adamo, F., Adams, J., Lopez-Baeza, E., …Dash, J. (2024). Hyperspectral Leaf Area Index and Chlorophyll Retrieval over Forest and Row-Structured Vineyard Canopies. Remote Sensing, 16(12), 2066. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs16122066

As an unprecedented stream of decametric hyperspectral observations becomes available from recent and upcoming spaceborne missions, effective algorithms are required to retrieve vegetation biophysical and biochemical variables such as leaf area index... Read More about Hyperspectral Leaf Area Index and Chlorophyll Retrieval over Forest and Row-Structured Vineyard Canopies.

Few-Shot Learning for Medical Image Segmentation Using 3D U-Net and Model-Agnostic Meta-Learning (MAML) (2024)
Journal Article
Alsaleh, A. M., Albalawi, E., Algosaibi, A., Albakheet, S. S., & Khan, S. B. (in press). Few-Shot Learning for Medical Image Segmentation Using 3D U-Net and Model-Agnostic Meta-Learning (MAML). Diagnostics, 14(12), 1213. https://doi.org/10.3390/diagnostics14121213

Deep learning has attained state-of-the-art results in general image segmentation problems; however, it requires a substantial number of annotated images to achieve the desired outcomes. In the medical field, the availability of annotated images is o... Read More about Few-Shot Learning for Medical Image Segmentation Using 3D U-Net and Model-Agnostic Meta-Learning (MAML).

Integrating gene selection and deep learning for enhanced Autisms' disease prediction: a comparative study using microarray data (2024)
Journal Article
Abdelwahab, M. M., Al-Karawi, K. A., & Semary, H. E. (2024). Integrating gene selection and deep learning for enhanced Autisms' disease prediction: a comparative study using microarray data. AIMS journal, 9(7), 17827-17846. https://doi.org/10.3934/math.2024867

<abstract> <p>In this article, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is discussed, with an emphasis placed on the multidimensional nature of the disorder, which is anchored in genetic and neurological components. Identifying genes related to ASD... Read More about Integrating gene selection and deep learning for enhanced Autisms' disease prediction: a comparative study using microarray data.

Entropy Generation in a Chemically Reactive MHD Unsteady Micropolar Nanofluid Flow with Activation Energy over an Inclined Stretching Sheet: A Buongiorno Model Approach (2024)
Journal Article
Aarathi, T., Reddy, A. S., Jagadeshkumar, K., Ramachandra Prasad, V., & Beg, O. (in press). Entropy Generation in a Chemically Reactive MHD Unsteady Micropolar Nanofluid Flow with Activation Energy over an Inclined Stretching Sheet: A Buongiorno Model Approach. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E: Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering,

The goal of this research is to inspect the heat and mass transfer trends and entropy generation in a time-reliant stagnation point stream of a micropolar fluid across an inclined stretched surface. For this objective, a chemically reactive, electric... Read More about Entropy Generation in a Chemically Reactive MHD Unsteady Micropolar Nanofluid Flow with Activation Energy over an Inclined Stretching Sheet: A Buongiorno Model Approach.

Triaxial test of hydrated lime on the mechanical properties of hot mix asphalt concrete (2024)
Conference Proceeding
Al Ashaibi, A., Wang, Y., Albayati, A., Weekes, L., & Haynes, J. (2024). Triaxial test of hydrated lime on the mechanical properties of hot mix asphalt concrete.

This paper reports on the experimental study, which conducted a series of triaxial tests for the asphalt concrete using hydrated lime as a mineral additive. Three HMA mixes, prepared by the specification for wearing, levelling and base layers, were s... Read More about Triaxial test of hydrated lime on the mechanical properties of hot mix asphalt concrete.

The digital dilemma in nursing: a critique of care in the digital age. (2024)
Journal Article
Wynn, M. (2024). The digital dilemma in nursing: a critique of care in the digital age. British Journal of Nursing, 33(11), 496-499. https://doi.org/10.12968/bjon.2024.0023

There is an inherent tension between the nursing profession's empathetic, human-centric ethos and the impersonal nature of digital technology. However, digital solutions such as robot carers could offer convenience, dignity and reduced feelings of bu... Read More about The digital dilemma in nursing: a critique of care in the digital age..

A New Approach for Classification of Spices to Make Special Herbal Tea Using Caralluma Fimbriata (2024)
Journal Article
Kumar, P. P., Palaiahnakote, S., & Patil, R. (2024). A New Approach for Classification of Spices to Make Special Herbal Tea Using Caralluma Fimbriata. International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, https://doi.org/10.1142/s0218001424570039

Classification of multiple types of spice images is automatically challenging due to conflict between the texture patterns of spice images. This work aims to develop an automatic system for classifying different types of spice images so that the syst... Read More about A New Approach for Classification of Spices to Make Special Herbal Tea Using Caralluma Fimbriata.

Large-bodied gastric spirurids (Nematoda, Spirurida) predict structure in the downstream gastrointestinal helminth community of wild spiny mice (Acomys dimidiatus) (2024)
Journal Article
Behnke, J., Jackson, J., Gilbert, F., Mohallal, E., & Bajer, A. (in press). Large-bodied gastric spirurids (Nematoda, Spirurida) predict structure in the downstream gastrointestinal helminth community of wild spiny mice (Acomys dimidiatus). Parasitology,

The dominant helminths infecting spiny mice (Acomys dimidiatus) in the montane wadis of the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt are spirurid nematodes, notably Protospirura muricola and Mastophorus muris. Both are relatively large robust stomach worms that accu... Read More about Large-bodied gastric spirurids (Nematoda, Spirurida) predict structure in the downstream gastrointestinal helminth community of wild spiny mice (Acomys dimidiatus).

Embedding quality processes within the institutional ecosystem to support learning for the future (2024)
Presentation / Conference
Hamshire, C., & Barrett, N. (2024, June). Embedding quality processes within the institutional ecosystem to support learning for the future. Paper presented at ICED 2024, Nairobi, Kenya

Despite efforts to make Higher Education equitable to all those who can benefit from it student success rates are influenced by significant inequalities related to race, gender and social class. Both institutional and national policies within the Uni... Read More about Embedding quality processes within the institutional ecosystem to support learning for the future.