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• #### The absence of the wheel in Japan ﻿

(2004-08-05)
In contrasting England with Japan, one of the notable features of Japan is the decline in the use of the wheel.
• #### Absence or presence? Complexities in the donor narratives of single mothers using sperm donation ﻿

(2015-11-05)
• #### The Absolute of Advaita and the Spirit of Hegel: Situating Vedānta on the Horizons of British Idealisms ﻿

(Springer, Springer, 2017-01-01)
$\textit{Purpose}$ A significant volume of philosophical literature produced by Indian academic philosophers in the first half of the twentieth century can be placed under the rubric of ‘Śaṁkara and X’, where X is Hegel, ...
• #### Absorptive carbon nanotube electrodes: Consequences of optical interference loss in thin film solar cells ﻿

(2015-03-19)
• #### Abstract for collection 'The Folk Music of Lo Monthang: Offering Songs, Festive Songs, Processional Songs mGar-gLu, Khro-Glu, Phebsnga' ﻿

(World Oral Literature Project, 2013-04)
Abstract for collection
• #### Abstracting information on body area networks ﻿

(2012-01-10)
Healthcare is changing, correction...healthcare is in need of change. The population ageing, the increase in chronic and heart diseases and just the increase in population size will overwhelm the current hospital-centric ...
• #### Abusing Text in the Roman and Contemporary Worlds ﻿

(Organization for Transformative Works, 2016-03-15)
In this comparison of portraits of authorial anxiety, I focus on contemporary attitudes to fan fiction and on discussions of authors in Imperial Rome (notably Galen and Martial) to consider the assumptions of textuality ...
• #### Abydos in the Late Period: an epigraphic and prosopographic study ﻿

(1978-02-07)
The aim of this study is to investigate the origins of those commemorated at Abydos in the Late Period, in order to determine the extent to which it was a national, rather than a purely local, cemetery at that time. The ...
• #### Abyssal origin for the early Holocene pulse of unradiogenic neodymium isotopes in Atlantic seawater ﻿

(Geological Society of America, 2016-01-01)
The neodymium isotopic composition of authigenic phases of deep-sea sediment cores can be interpreted as reflecting past changes in water-mass mixing proportions if end-member water-mass compositions are constrained through ...
• #### Academic drama at Cambridge, c. 1522-1581 ﻿

(2008-01-15)
• #### Academic Profile, Network and Collaboration Analysis : Use Cases for the University ﻿

(2017-09-21)
Recent years saw the emergence of research information systems (RIS) in University IT portfolios. The increasing number of local RIS show the need for the institutions to provide tools for its academic and administrative ...
• #### Academic superstars: competent or lucky? ﻿

(Springer, 2016-09-24)
I show that the social stratification of academic science can arise as a result of academics’ preference for reading work of high epistemic value. This is consistent with a view on which academic superstars are highly ...
• #### Acarya Santaraksita ﻿

(Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Gangtok, Sikkim, 1982)
• #### An Accelerated Buoyancy Adhesion Assay combined with 3-D Morphometric Analysis for Assessing Osteoblast Adhesion on Microgrooved Substrata ﻿

(2016-01-01)
An accelerated negative buoyancy method has been developed to assess cell adhesion strength. This method has been used in conjunction with 3-D morphometric analysis to understand the effects of surface topology on cell ...
• #### Accelerated carbonation and performance of concrete made with steel slag as binding materials and aggregates ﻿

Steel slag has been used as supplementary cementitious materials or aggregates in concrete. However, the substitution levels of steel slag for Portland cement or natural aggregates were limited due to its low hydraulic ...
• #### Accelerated development of cerebral small vessel disease in young stroke patients ﻿

(2016-08-12)
OBJECTIVE: To study the long-term prevalence of small vessel disease after young stroke and to compare this to healthy controls. METHODS: This prospective cohort study comprises 337 patients with an ischemic stroke or TIA, ...
• #### Accelerated fetal growth prior to diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus: a prospective cohort study of nulliparous women ﻿

(2016-04-07)
• #### Accelerated Gravitational Wave Parameter Estimation with Reduced Order Modeling ﻿

(APS, 2015-02-20)
Inferring the astrophysical parameters of coalescing compact binaries is a key science goal of the upcoming advanced LIGO-Virgo gravitational-wave detector network and, more generally, gravitational-wave astronomy. However, ...
• #### Accelerated partial breast irradiation: the new standard? ﻿

(Elsevier, 2016-01-16)
In The Lancet, Vratislav Strnad and colleagues present 5-year results of a large, international, randomised trial testing standard whole-breast radiotherapy against accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) after ...
• #### Accelerated sampling of energy landscapes ﻿

(2017-09-28)
In this project, various computational energy landscape methods were accelerated using graphics processing units (GPUs). Basin-hopping global optimisation was treated using a version of the limited-memory BFGS algorithm ...