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ARAN is the digital collection of open access scholarly publications from NUI Galway. ARAN collects, preserves and makes freely available scholarly communication, including peer-reviewed articles, working papers and conference papers created by NUI Galway researchers. Where material has already been published it is made available subject to the open-access policies of the original publishers.
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NUI Galway’s policy on Open Access to Research Outputs, adopted by the Academic Council in October 2015, aims to promote open access to the University’s publications. Authors of peer-reviewed articles and peer-reviewed conference papers resulting from research carried out at NUI Galway must deposit a copy in the ARAN (Access to Research at NUI Galway) repository. ARAN enables easy discovery of publications through global search engines such as Google and complements IRIS by linking from author profiles to the full text of University publications. See Help for information on how to submit your publications to ARAN.Open Access to Research Outputs Policy
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(NUI Galway, 2022-09-21)CDC7 is an essential serine/threonine kinase that regulates the initiation of DNA replication by phosphorylating several sites of the MCM helicase complex. Several inhibitors of CDC7 are available that reduce cell proliferation ...
(NUI Galway, 2022-04-27)Successful application of additive manufacturing (AM) across a broad range of industries requires stable and predictable performance of AM materials. However, the microstructure and properties of AM parts vary widely based ...
Metal removal and recovery from zinc refinery residue using microbiologically produced elemental chalcogen nanoparticles (NUI Galway, 2022-09-20)This research aimed at investigating the application of elemental chalcogen nanoparticles for the removal of metals from wastewaters. In the first part of the study, biogenic (Bio) selenium nanoparticles (SeNPs) were ...
Care and control: The experience of the Sisters of Mercy run Irish industrial school system, 1868-1936 (NUI Galway, 2022-09-20)This thesis is a historical investigation into the experience of the Catholic Sisters of Mercy run Irish industrial schools, from the introduction of the system in 1868 to the publication of the Cussen Report in 1936. It ...
(NUI Galway, 2022-09-16)This thesis studies the British children’s author Enid Blyton’s (1897-1968) writing from 1926 to twenty-first century modified editions of her books and series. I argue that Blyton’s twentieth-century fiction constructs a ...