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• #### A smartphone application for treating depressive symptoms: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial ﻿

(2018-06-01)
Abstract Background Depression is a commonly occurring disorder linked to diminished role functioning and quality of life. The development of treatments that overcome barriers ...
• #### A Social Cost Benefit Analysis of Grid-Scale Electrical Energy Storage Projects: Evaluating the Smarter Network Storage Project ﻿

(Faculty of Economics, 2017-05-23)
This study explores and quantifies the social costs and benefits of grid-scale electrical energy storage (EES) projects in Great Britain. The case study for this report is the Smarter Network Storage project, a 6 MW/10MWh ...
• #### A socio-cultural study exploring Greek and English 11-year-old children's responses to wordless picturebooks ﻿

(2017-10-06)
This thesis investigates how Greek and English 11-year-old students respond to wordless picturebooks. Through the identification of themes in their responses, the study explores the children's engagement while interpreting ...
• #### A straightforward method to compute average stochastic oscillations from data samples ﻿

(2015-10-19)
Abstract Background Many biological systems exhibit sustained stochastic oscillations in their steady state. Assessing these oscillations is usually a challenging task due to ...
• #### A structural role for the PHP domain in E. coli DNA polymerase III ﻿

(2013-05-14)
Abstract Background In addition to the core catalytic machinery, bacterial replicative DNA polymerases contain a Polymerase and Histidinol Phosphatase (PHP) domain whose function is not entirely understood. The PHP domains ...
• #### A study of certain early plays by Lope de Vega. ﻿

(1973-10-30)
• #### A study of Communist Thought in Colonial India, 1919-1951 ﻿

(2018-02-24)
Despite having roots in 19th century Europe, Marxism had a deep impact on the trajectory of political ideas in the non-European world in the twentieth century. In particular, anti-colonial thinkers engaged productively ...
• #### A Study of Infrared Femtosecond Laser Irradiation on Monolayer Graphene on SiO2/Si Substrate ﻿

(2018-05-19)
Graphene is a single hexagonal atomic carbon layer. Since its discovery, graphene is emerging as an exciting and promising new material to impact various areas of fundamental research and technology. It has potentially ...
• #### A study of long-term potentiation in transgenic mice over-expressing mutant forms of both amyloid precursor protein and presenilin-1 ﻿

(2010-07-14)
Abstract Synaptic transmission and long-term potentiation (LTP) in the CA1 region of hippocampal slices have been studied during ageing of a double transgenic mouse strain relevant to early-onset familial Alzheimer's disease ...
• #### A system operator's utility function for the frequency response market ﻿

(Faculty of Economics, 2017-07-10)
How can the electricity system operator determine the optimal quantity and quality of electricity ancillary services (such as frequency response) to procure in a market increasingly characterized by intermittent renewable ...
• #### A systematic and prospectively validated approach for identifying synergistic drug combinations against malaria ﻿

(2018-04-11)
Abstract Background Nearly half of the world’s population (3.2 billion people) were at risk of malaria in 2015, and resistance to current therapies is a major concern. While ...
• #### A systematic literature review of reviews on techniques for physical activity measurement in adults: a DEDIPAC study ﻿

(2018-02-08)
Abstract The links between increased participation in Physical Activity (PA) and improvements in health are well established. As this body of evidence has grown, so too has the search for measures of PA with ...
• #### A Systems Perspective on Standardisation in Technological Innovation: A Conceptual Framework and a Process Model Supporting Strategic Policy Foresight ﻿

(2017-01-30)
This thesis addresses conceptual and practical challenges in anticipating potential standardisation needs and developing relevant strategies throughout various stages of technological innovation. With increasing awareness ...
• #### A taxonomic revision of the genus Grammitis Swatrz (Grammitidaceae: filicales) in New Guinea ﻿

(1982-02-02)
• #### A Thousand Plateaux ﻿

(2018-04-28)
Summary of Composition Portfolio Tangram for piano The puzzle known as tangram was the inspiration behind this composition. Just as the seven pieces of the tangram create shapes, seven contrasting musical fragments appear ...
• #### A Thousand Plateaux / A Thousand Movements for orchestra ﻿

(2018-04-28)
In this orchestral work, a variety of images of both plateaux and movements were invoked. The work was inspired by both the book, $\textit{A Thousand Plateaux}$ by Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari, and the Alhambra palace ...
• #### A Toolbox for Predicting G-Quadruplex Formation and Stability ﻿

(2010-6-8)
G-quadruplexes are four stranded nucleic acid structures formed around a core of guanines, arranged in squares with mutual hydrogen bonding. Many of these structures are highly thermally stable, especially in the presence ...
• #### A validation of the first genome-wide association study of calcaneus ultrasound parameters in the European Male Ageing Study ﻿

(2011-01-28)
Abstract Background A number of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) have been associated with broadband ultrasound attenuation (BUA) and speed of sound (SOS) as measured by quantitative ultrasound (QUS) at the calcaneus ...
• #### A VCG Auction for Electricity Storage ﻿

(Faculty of Economics, 2016-04-25)
Energy storage seems set to play a key role in managing and balancing the future electricity system. Storage can act as a generator and as a load, providing both energy and ancillary services such as fast frequency response ...
• #### A whole genome screen for HIV restriction factors ﻿

(2011-11-14)
Abstract Background Upon cellular entry retroviruses must avoid innate restriction factors produced by the host cell. For human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) human restriction factors, APOBEC3 (apolipoprotein-B-mRNA-editi ...