ARAN (University of Galway Research Repository)
ARAN is the digital collection of open access scholarly publications from University of Galway. ARAN collects, preserves and makes freely available scholarly communication, including peer-reviewed articles, working papers, and conference papers created by University of Galway researchers.
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University of Galway policy on Open Access to Research Outputs, adopted by the Academic Council, aims to promote open access to the University’s publications. Authors of peer-reviewed articles and peer-reviewed conference papers resulting from research must deposit a copy in the ARAN (University of Galway Research 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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Transition metals and alkyl earth metals enhance the resilience of methane producing archaea in anaerobic bioreactors (NUI Galway, 2023-09-29)Transition elements (TEs) are a group of metallic elements in the periodic table that occupy the central block, specifically elements found in the "d-block" or groups 3 to 12. TEs are so-named because they are characterised ...
(NUI Galway, 2023-10-29)Accurate detection and classification of vulnerable road users (pedestrians, cyclists, and micro-mobility users) is a safety critical requirement for the deployment of autonomous vehicles in heterogeneous trac. Object ...
NGOs as national political actors during the Cold War: A comparison of Médecins Sans Frontières and Oxfam’s humanitarian Pprogrammes in the Global South, 1979-1988 (NUI Galway, 2023-09-28)This thesis examines the operations of two NGOs, Oxfam and MSF, as examples of European (Northern) humanitarian action in the Global South during the 1980s. By the end of the decade, these organisations were the most ...
Modelling the response of influent volumes of wastewater treatment plants under current and future conditions for effective wastewater management in combined sewerage systems (NUI Galway, 2023-09-28)Wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) are critical infrastructure globally and are essential to protect public health and the environment. With factors such as population growth, urbanisation, increase in water consumption ...
Micromotion derived fluid shear stress mediates perielectrode gliosis through mechanosensitive ion channels (NUI Galway, 2023-09-28)Clinical applications for neural implant technologies are steadily advancing. Yet, despite clinical successes, neuroelectrode-based therapies require invasive neurosurgery and can subject local soft-tissues to micromotion ...