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    • An injectable alginate/extra cellular matrix (ECM) hydrogel towards acellular treatment of heart failure 

      Curley, Clive J.; Dolan, Eimear B.; Otten, Matthias; Hinderer, Svenja; Duffy, Garry P.; Murphy, Bruce P. (Springer Verlag, 2018-12-03)
      As treatments for myocardial infarction (MI) continue to improve, the population of people suffering from heart failure (HF) is rising significantly. Novel treatment strategies aimed at achieving long-term functional ...
    • Innovation management for product and process development 

      Cormican, Kathryn; O'Sullivan, David; Browne, Jim; Yu, Ming; Dooley, Lawrence (2000)
      Industry we are told manages change poorly. Surveys indicate that over 50% of change programmes fail to meet objectives. The reasons cited are all too familiar: poor goal definition, poor alignment of actions to goals and ...
    • The Innovations and Inventions of Steve Jobs [IP Corner] 

      Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2014-04)
      Much of the world of patents is shrouded in layers of legal mysticism, semantic nuances, and subtle complexities. Those of you who are regular readers of "IP Corner" will know that I often try to explain the principles ...
    • Input and output data analysis for system dynamics modelling using the tidyverse libraries of R 

      Duggan, Jim (Wiley, 2018-09-07)
      From a number of perspectives, system dynamics is a data‐intensive activity. First, each modelling challenge addresses behaviour over time, where historical time series data inform the model‐building process, and techniques ...
    • Installation of a reduced-scale pile group in silt 

      McCabe, Bryan A.; Gavin, K.G.; Kennelly, M.E. (IHS BRE Press, 2008)
      This paper presents measurements of total stress and pore pressure made during and after the installation of a reduced scale group of five piles in a soft estuarine silt. The instrumentation includes pore pressure and ...
    • Instrumented single and group piles in Belfast soft clay 

      Lehane, Barry M.; McCabe, Bryan A.; Phillips, D. T. (Australian Geomechanics Society, 2000-12)
      The paper presents a number of key findings from an experimental pile test programme, which is currently underway at a soft clay test bed site on the outskirts of Belfast, Northern Ireland. These findings provide additional ...
    • An integrated approach to trophic assessment of coastal waters incorporating measurement, modelling and water quality classification 

      Hartnett, Michael; Nash, Stephen; Olbert, Agnieszka Indiana (2012)
      Various protocols have been developed for trophic assessment of coastal waters but most incorporate single value compliance criteria for water quality parameters which, in reality, exhibit significant spatial variation. ...
    • An integrated assessment of nitrogen source, transformation and fate within an intensive dairy system to inform management change. 

      Clagnan, Elisa; Thornton, Steven F.; Rolfe, Stephen A.; Wells, Naomi S.; Knoeller, Kay; Murphy, John; Tuohy, Patrick; Daly, Karen; Healy, Mark G.; Ezzati, Golnaz; von Chamier, Julia; Fenton, Owen (Public Library of Science, 2019-07-23)
      From an environmental perspective optimised dairy systems, which follow current regulations, still have low nitrogen (N) use efficiency, high N surplus (kg N ha-1) and enable ad-hoc delivery of direct and indirect reactive ...
    • Integrating tagging into the web of data: Overview and combination of existing tag ontologies 

      Kim, Hak-Lae; Scerri, Simon; Passant, Alexandre; Breslin, John G.; Handschuh, Siegfried; Decker, Stefan; Kim, Hong-Gee (Taiwan Academic Network, 2011-07)
      As the number of social websites offering tagging facilities increases, tagging has become not only a common basis for user participation, but also an important aspect of social content. Tagging is primarily based on the ...
    • Interactive Water Services: The Waternomics Approach 

      Curry, Edward; Degeler, Viktoriya; Clifford, Eoghan; Coakley, Daniel (Elsevier, 2014)
      WATERNOMICS focuses on the development of ICT as an enabling technology to manage water as a resource, increase end - user conservation awareness and affect behavioral changes. Unique aspects of WATERNOMICS include ...
    • Interactive water services: The WATERNOMICS approach 

      Clifford, Eoghan; Coakley, Daniel; Curry, Edward; Degeler, Viktoriya; Costa, Andrea; Messervey, Thomas Brian; van Andel, S. J.; van de Giesen, Nick; Kouronpetroglou, C.; Mink, Jan; Smit, Sander (Elsevier, 2014-12-17)
      WATERNOMICS focuses on the development of ICT as an enabling technology to manage water as a resource, increase end-user conservation awareness and affect behavioral changes. Unique aspects of WATERNOMICS include personalized ...
    • Internet connectivity solutions for digital photography 

      Corcoran, Peter M. (IEEE, 2000)
      The exposure of consumers to the Internet is opening up broad new markets for data-centric services and products. One of these new markets is that of digital photography. A key to growing this emerging ...
    • Internet Enabled Digital Photography 

      Corcoran, Peter M.; Bigioi, Petronel; Steinberg, Eran (IEEE, 1999)
      The principles and concepts of Internet Enabled Digital Photography are outlined. The design and implementation of an interface appliance to connect digital cameras to the Internet is described. In ...
    • The Internet of Things: why now, and what's next? 

      Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2016-01)
      The technology to connect "things" to the Internet has existed for more than 20 years, so if we take a look back at recent history, we might well be tempted to ask the question "Why now" In this article, I address that ...
    • Interpretation of pipe-jacking and lubrication records for drives in silty soil 

      O'Dwyer, Kevin G.; McCabe, Bryan A.; Sheil, Brian B. (Elsevier, 2019-04-22)
      In recent years, there has been an increased resort to microtunnelling/pipe-jacking as a means of constructing underground conduits (for water, sewage, gas, and other utilities) to avoid on-street disruption in urban areas. ...
    • Introducing the IEEE Biometrics Compendium: Insight into the current issue. 

      Corcoran, Peter (IEEE, 2014-01)
      IEEE biometrics compendium is the first IEEE virtual journal, which is a collection of previously published IEEE papers in specific scientific and technical disciplines paired with value-added commentary from technology ...
    • An introduction to system dynamics 

      Duggan, Jim (Cham: Springer, 2016-06-15)
      This chapter presents the important concepts underlying the system dynamics modeling method. Following an initial definition of the term model, a summary of a successful system dynamics intervention is described. The key ...
    • Investigation of histology region in dielectric measurements of heterogeneous tissues 

      Porter, Emily; O'Halloran, Martin (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-08-17)
      The dielectric properties of tissues are the key parameters in electromagnetic medical technologies. Despite the apparent simplicity of the dielectric measurement process, reported data have been inconsistent for heterogeneous ...
    • An investigation of the inelastic behaviour of trabecular bone during the press-fit implantation of a tibial component in total knee arthroplasty 

      Kelly, Nicola; Cawley, DT; Shannon, FJ; McGarry, J. Patrick (Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine by Elsevier Ltd., 2013)
      The stress distribution and plastic deformation of peri-prosthetic trabecular bone during press-fit tibial component implantation in total knee arthroplasty is investigated using experimental and finite element techniques. ...
    • Investigation of the mechanical interaction of the trabecular core with an external shell using rapid prototype and finite element models 

      Mc Donnell, Patricia E.; Harrison, Noel; Lohfeld, Stefan; Kennedy, Oran; Zhang, Y.; McHugh, Peter E. (Elsevier, 2009-04-05)
      The mechanical properties of vertebral bone have been widely studied with the ultimate goal of improving fracture risk prediction. However, the mechanical interaction between the cortical shell and the trabecular core is ...