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  • JINGLE, a JCMT legacy survey of dust and gas for galaxy evolution studies : I. Survey overview and first results 

    Saintonge, Amelie; Wilson, Christine D.; Xiao, Ting; Lin, Lihwai; Hwang, Ho Seong; Tosaki, Tomoka; Bureau, Martin; Cigan, Phillip J.; Clark, Christopher J. R.; Clements, David L.; Looze, Ilse De; Dharmawardena, Thavisha; Gao, Yang; Gear, Walter K.; Greenslade, Joshua; Lamperti, Isabella; Lee, Jong Chul; Li, Cheng; Michalowski, Michal J.; Mok, Angus; Pan, Hsi-An; Sansom, Anne E.; Sargent, Mark; Smith, Matthew W. L.; Williams, Thomas; Yang, Chentao; Zhu, Ming; Accurso, Gioacchino; Barmby, Pauline; Bourne, Nathan; Brinks, Elias; Brown, Toby; Chung, Aeree; Chung, Eun Jung; Cibinel, Anna; Coppin, Kristen; Davies, Jonathan; Davis, Timothy A.; Eales, Steve; Fanciullo, Lapo; Fang, Taotao; Gao, Yu; Glass, David H. W.; Gomez, Haley L.; Greve, Thomas; He, Jinhua; Ho, Luis C.; Huang, Feng; Parsons, Harriet; Violino, Giulio (2018-09-14)
    JINGLE is a new JCMT legacy survey designed to systematically study the cold interstellar medium of galaxies in the local Universe. As part of the survey we perform 850um continuum measurements with SCUBA-2 for a representative ...
  • Effects of 1D and 2D nanofillers in basalt Poly(Lactic Acid) composites for additive manufacturing 

    Zotti, Aldobenedetto; Zuppolini, Simona; Tabi, Tamas; Grasso, Marzio; Ren, Guogang; Borriello, Anna; Zarrelli, Mauro (2018-11-15)
    In this work, basalt microfiber reinforced poly(lactic acid) (PLA) composites filled with talc nanoplatelets (2D) and sepiolite nanofibers (1D) were prepared at different compositions and tested to assess the effects of ...
  • Simplified immobilisation method for histidine-tagged enzymes in poly(methyl methacrylate) microfluidic devices 

    Kulsharova, Gulsim; Dimov, Nikolay; Marques, Marco P.C.; Szita, Nicolas; Baganz, Frank (2017-12-11)
    Poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) microfluidic devices have become promising platforms for a wide range of applications. Here we report a simple method for immobilising histidine-tagged enzymes suitable for PMMA microfluidic ...
  • Power Quality Enhancement in Hybrid Photovoltaic-Battery System based on three–Level Inverter associated with DC bus Voltage Control 

    Belabbas, Belkacem; Allaoui, Tayeb; Tadjine, Mohamed; Denai, Mouloud (2017-12-23)
    This modest paper presents a study on the energy quality produced by a hybrid system consisting of a Photovoltaic (PV) power source connected to a battery. A three-level inverter was used in the system studied for the ...
  • Student nurses' experiences of incivility and the impact on learning and emotional wellbeing 

    Vuolo, Julie (2018-04-01)
    Background: Incivility is the display of intimidating, rude, disruptive or undesirable behaviours. Incivility in nursing has the potential to impact on the learning environment, student wellbeing and patient outcomes. ...
  • Capturing health and eating status through a nutritional perception screening questionnaire (NPSQ9) in a randomised internet-based personalised nutrition intervention : the Food4Me study 

    San-Cristobal, Rodrigo; Navas-Carretero, Santiago; Celis-Morales, Carlos; Livingstone, Katherine M; Stewart-Knox, Barbara; Rankin, Audrey; Macready, Anna L; Fallaize, Rosalind; O'Donovan, Clare B; Forster, Hannah; Woolhead, Clara; Walsh, Marianne C; Lambrinou, Christina P; Moschonis, George; Manios, Yannis; Jarosz, Miroslaw; Daniel, Hannelore; Gibney, Eileen R; Brennan, Lorraine; Gundersen, Thomas E; Drevon, Christian A; Gibney, Mike; Marsaux, Cyril F M; Saris, Wim H M; Lovegrove, Julie A; Frewer, Lynn J; Mathers, John C; Martinez, J Alfredo; Food4Me Study (2017-12-11)
    BACKGROUND: National guidelines emphasize healthy eating to promote wellbeing and prevention of non-communicable diseases. The perceived healthiness of food is determined by many factors affecting food intake. A positive ...
  • Dietary intake, nutritional status and mental wellbeing of homeless adults in Reading, UK 

    Fallaize, Rosalind; Seale, Josephine; Mortin, Charlotte; Armstrong, Lisha; Lovegrove, Julie A (2017-11-29)
    Malnutrition has been reported in the homeless, yet the specific nutritional issues faced by each homeless community are unclear. This is in part due to nutrient intake often being compared to dietary reference values as ...
  • Biological evaluations of novel 2,3,3-Trisphosphonate in osteoclastic and osteoblastic activities 

    Cheong, Yuen Ki; Huang, Mei; Detsch, Rainer; Boccaccini, Aldo R.; Ren, Guogang (2017-12-08)
    Bisphosphonates (BPs) are the first line treatment for many bone diseases including hypercalcimia associated with bone malignancies. In this paper, we introduce a new analogue of bisphosphonate called the 2,3,3-Trisphosphonate ...
  • Children retain implicitly learned phonological sequences better than adults: A longitudinal study 

    Smalle, Eleonore H M; Page, Michael; Duyck, Wouter; Edwards, Martin G.; Szmalec, Arnaud (2018-09-01)
    Whereas adults often rely on explicit memory, children appear to excel in implicit memory, which plays an important role in the acquisition of various cognitive skills, such as those involved in language. The current study ...
  • Ernst Freund as Precursor of the Rational Study of Corporate Law 

    Gindis, David (2017-12-07)
    The rise of large business corporations in the late nineteenth century compelled many American observers to admit that the nature of the corporation had yet to be understood. Published in this context, Ernst Freund’s (1897) ...
  • Observability of intermittent radio sources in galaxy groups and clusters 

    Yates, Patrick; Shabala, Stanislav; Krause, Martin (2018-11-11)
    We have carried out numerical hydrodynamic simulations of radio jets from active galactic nuclei using the PLUTO simulation code, with the aim of investigating the effect of different environments and intermittency of ...
  • The Emergence of the Infrared transient VVV-WIT-06 

    Minniti, Dante; Saito, Roberto K.; Forster, F.; Pignata, G.; Ivanov, Valentin D.; Lucas, Philip; Beamin, J.C.; Borissova, Jura; Catelan, Marcio; Gonzalez, Oscar A.; Hempel, Maren; Hsiao, E; Kurtev, Radostin; Majaess, Daniel; Masetti, N.; Morrell, N.I.; Phillips, M.M.; Pullen, J. B.; Rejkuba, M.; Smith, L.C.; Surot, F.; Valenti, Elena; Zoccali, Manuela (2017-11-03)
    We report the discovery of an enigmatic large-amplitude (ΔKs> 10.5 mag) transient event in near-IR data obtained by the VISTA Variables in the Via Lactea (VVV) ESO Public Survey. The object (designated VVV-WIT-06) is located ...
  • FSR 1716: A new Milky Way Globular Cluster confirmed using VVV RR Lyrae stars 

    Minniti, Dante; Palma, Tali; Dékány, Istvan; Hempel, Maren; Rejkuba, Marina; Pullen, Joyce; Alonso-García, Javier; Barbá, Rodolfo; Barbuy, Beatriz; Bica, Eduardo; Bonatto, Charles; Borissova, Jura; Catelan, Marcio; Carballo-Bello, Julio A.; Chene, Andre Nicolas; Clariá, Juan J.; Cohen, Roger E.; Contreras-Ramos, Rodrigo; Dias, Bruno; Emerson, Jim; Froebrich, Dirk; Buckner, Anne S. M.; Geisler, Douglas; Gonzalez, Oscar A.; Gran, Felipe; Hagdu, Gergely; Irwin, Mike; Ivanov, Valentin D.; Kurtev, Radostin; Lucas, Philip W.; Majaess, Daniel; Mauro, Francesco; Moni-Bidin, Christian; Navarrete, Camila; Alegría, Sebastian Ramírez; Saito, Roberto K.; Valenti, Elena; Zoccali, Manuela (2017-03-24)
    We use deep multi-epoch near-IR images of the VISTA Variables in the V\'ia L\'actea (VVV) Survey to search for RR Lyrae stars towards the Southern Galactic plane. Here we report the discovery of a group of RR Lyrae stars ...
  • ICTV Virus Taxonomy Profile: Chrysoviridae 

    Coutts, Robert (2018-01-01)
    The Chrysoviridae is a family of small, isometric, non-enveloped viruses (40 nm in diameter) with segmented dsRNA genomes (typically four segments). The genome segments are individually encapsidated and together comprise ...
  • Radio jets in NGC 4151 where eMERLIN meets HST 

    Williams, D. R. A.; McHardy, I. M.; Baldi, R. D.; Beswick, R. J.; Argo, M. K.; Dullo, B. T.; Knapen, J. H.; Brinks, E.; Fenech, D. M.; Mundell, C.G.; Muxlow, T.W.B.; Panessa, F.; Rampadarath, H.; Westcott, J. (2017-12-21)
    We present high-sensitivity eMERLIN radio images of the Seyfert galaxy NGC 4151 at 1.5 GHz. We compare the new eMERLIN images to those from archival MERLIN observations in 1993 to determine the change in jet morphology in ...
  • Color difference makes a difference: four planet candidates around tau Ceti 

    Feng, F.; Tuomi, Mikko; Jones, Hugh; Barnes, J.; Anglada-Escude, G.; Vogt, S. S.; Butler, R. P. (2017-09-05)
    The removal of noise typically correlated in time and wavelength is one of the main challenges for using the radial velocity method to detect Earth analogues. We analyze radial velocity data of tau Ceti and find robust ...
  • New VVV Survey Globular Cluster Candidates in the Milky Way Bulge 

    Minniti, Dante; Geisler, Douglas; Alonso-García, Javier; Palma, Tali; Beamin, Juan Carlos; Borissova, Jura; Catelan, Marcio; Clariá, Juan J.; Cohen, Roger E.; Ramos, Rodrigo Contreras; Dias, Bruno; Fernandez-Trincado, Jose; Gomez, Matias; Hempel, Maren; Ivanov, Valentin D.; Kurtev, Radostin; Lucas, Philip; Moni-Bidin, Christian; Pullen, Joyce; Alegría, Sebastian Ramírez; Saito, Roberto K.; Valenti, Elena (2017-11-10)
    It is likely that a number of Galactic globular clusters remain to be discovered, especially toward the Galactic bulge. High stellar density combined with high and differential interstellar reddening are the two major ...
  • The HP2 Survey - IV. The Pipe nebula : Effective dust temperatures in dense cores 

    Hasenberger, Birgit; Lombardi, Marco; Alves, João; Forbrich, Jan; Hacar, Alvaro; Lada, Charles J. (2018-07-16)
    Multi-wavelength observations in the sub-mm regime provide information on the distribution of both the dust column density and the effective dust temperature in molecular clouds. In this study, we created high-resolution ...
  • Radiative age mapping of the remnant radio galaxy B2 0924+30 : The LOFAR perspective 

    Shulevski, A.; Morganti, R.; Harwood, J. J.; Barthel, P. D.; Jamrozy, M.; Brienza, M.; Brunetti, G.; Röttgering, H. J.A.; Murgia, M.; White, G. J.; Croston, J. H.; Brüggen, M. (2017-04-01)
    We have observed the steep spectrum radio source B2 0924+30 using the LOw Frequency ARray (LOFAR) telescope. Hosted by a z = 0.026 elliptical galaxy, it has a relatively large angular size of 12′ (corresponding to 360 kpc ...
  • Squeezed between shells? On the origin of the Lupus I molecular cloud. - II. APEX CO and GASS HI observations 

    Gaczkowski, B.; Roccatagliata, V.; Flaischlen, S.; Kroell, D.; Krause, M.~G.~H.; Burkert, A.; Diehl, R.; Fierlinger, K.; Ngoumou, J.; Preibisch, T. (2017-12-12)
    Context. The Lupus I cloud is found between the Upper-Scorpius (USco) and the Upper-Centaurus-Lupus (UCL) sub-groups of the Scorpius-Centaurus OB-association, where the expanding USco H I shell appears to interact with a ...

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