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  • Acoustic waves at the interface of a pre-stressed incompressible elastic solid and a viscous fluid 

    Destrade, Michel (Elsevier, 2006-11-10)
    We analyse the influence of pre-stress on the propagation of interfacial waves along the boundary of an incompressible hyperelastic half-space that is in contact with a viscous fluid extending to infinity in the adjoining ...
  • Analogues of Goldschmidt's thesis for fusion systems 

    Park, Sejong (Elsevier, 2010-12-15)
    We extend the results of David Goldschmidt's thesis concerning fusion in finite groups to saturated fusion systems and to all primes.
  • Analysis of an Observational Studies - An Example Using Data from the Irish Cancer Registry 

    Dooley, Cara; Hinde, John (2011)
    The study presented below aimed to compare survival of colorectal cancer patients against survival of a sub-population with a secondary disease, in ammatory bowel disease (IBD). The data were taken from a observational ...
  • Analysis of an Observational Study 

    Dooley, Cara; Hinde, John (2011)
    The study presented below aimed to compare survival of colorectal cancer patients against survival of a sub-population with a secondary disease, in ammatory bowel disease (IBD). The data were taken from a observational ...
  • Analyzing time-course microarray data using functional data analysis - a review 

    Coffey, Norma; Hinde, John (Statistical Applications in Genetics and Molecular Biology, 2011-05)
    Gene expression over time can be viewed as a continuous process and therefore represented as a continuous curve or function. Functional data analysis (FDA) is a statistical methodology used to analyze functional data ...
  • Asymptotic results for bifurcations in pure bending of rubber blocks 

    Destrade, Michel (Oxford Journals, 2008-03)
    The bifurcation of an incompressible neo-Hookean thick block with a ratio of thickness to length n, subject to pure bending, is considered. The two incremental equilibrium equations corresponding to a nonlinear pre-buckling ...
  • Automated estimation of collagen fibre dispersion in the dermis and its contribution to the anisotropic behaviour of skin 

    Ní Annaidh, Aisling; Destrade, Michel; Gilchrist, Michael D. (Springer, 2012-08)
    Collagen fibres play an important role in the mechanical behaviour of many soft tissues. Modelling of such tissues now often incorporates a collagen fibre distribution. However, the availability of accurate structural data ...
  • Bayesian Model Specification: Some problems related to model choice and calibration 

    Krnjajic, Milovan (2011)
    In the development of Bayesian model specification for inference and prediction we focus on the conditional distributions p([theta],[beta]) and p(D[theta],[beta]), with data D and background assumptions [beta], and ...
  • Bending instabilities of soft biological tissues 

    Destrade, Michel; Ní Annaidh, Aisling (Elsevier, 2009-12-15)
    Rubber components and soft biological tissues are often subjected to large bending deformations while 'in service'. The circumferential line elements on the inner face of a bent block can contract up to a certain critical ...
  • Bimodular rubber buckles early in bending 

    Destrade, Michel; Gilchrist, Michael D.; Motherway, Julie A. (Elsevier, 2009-12-03)
    A block of rubber eventually buckles under severe flexure, and several axial wrinkles appear on the inner curved face of the bent block. Experimental measurements reveal that the buckling occurs earlier - at lower compressive ...
  • Bioassay models with natural mortality and random effects 

    Hinde, John (2011)
    In fitting dose-response models to entomological data it is often necessary to take account of natural mortality and/or overdispersion. The standard approach to handle natural mortality is to use Abbott¿s formula. Standard ...
  • Bioassays with natural mortality: handling overdispersion using random effects 

    Hinde, John (2011)
    In fitting dose-response models to entomological data it is often necessary to take account of natural mortality and/or overdispersion. The standard approach to handle natural mortality is to use Abbott's formula (Abbott, ...
  • Bleustein-Gulyaev waves in some functionally graded materials 

    Destrade, Michel (Elsevier, 2006-02-28)
    Functionally Graded Materials are inhomogeneous elastic bodies whose properties vary continuously with space. Hence consider a half-space (x2>0) occupied by a special Functionally Graded Material made of an hexagonal (6 ...
  • The bosonic vertex operator algebra on a genus g Riemann surface 

    Tuite, Michael P.; Zuevsky, Alexander (2011-08)
    We discuss the partition function for the Heisenberg vertex operator algebra on a genus g Riemann surface formed by sewing handles to a Riemann sphere. In particular, it is shown how the partition can be computed by means ...
  • A census of human soluble protein complexes 

    Yang, Haixuan (Elsevier, 2012-08-11)
    Cellular processes often depend on stable physical associations between proteins. Despite recent progress, knowledge of the composition of human protein complexes remains limited. To close this gap, we applied an integrative ...
  • Characterising the anisotropic mechanical properties of excised human skin 

    Ní Annaidh, Aisling; Destrade, Michel; Gilchrist, Michael D. (2012)
    The mechanical properties of skin are important for a number of applications including surgery, dermatology, impact biomechanics and forensic science. In this study, we have investigated the influence of location and ...
  • Characteristic classes of complexified bundles 

    Rahm, Alexander D. (Summer School in Algebraic Topology: Sheaf theoretic methods in the theory of characteristic classes, 2007)
    We examine the topological characteristic cohomology classes of complexified vector bundles . In particular, all the classes coming from real vector bundles are computed. We use characteristic classes with the ax-ioms of ...
  • Circularly-polarized plane waves in a deformed Hadamard material 

    Destrade, Michel (Elsevier, 2001-10-31)
    Small-amplitude inhomogeneous plane waves propagating in any direction in a homogeneously deformed Hadamard material are considered. Conditions for circular polarization are established. The analysis relies on the use of ...
  • (Co)homologies et K-théorie de groupes de Bianchi par des modèles géométriques calculatoires 

    Rahm, Alexander D. (Université de Grenoble / Universität Göttingen, 2010-10-15)
    Cette thèse consiste d'une étude de la géométrie d'une certaine classe de groupes arithmétiques, à travers d'une action propre sur un espace contractile. Nous calculons explicitement leur homologie de groupe, et leur ...
  • Compact travelling waves in viscoelastic solids 

    Destrade, Michel (IOP Science, 2009-09-02)
    We introduce a model for nonlinear viscoelastic solids, for which travelling shear waves with compact support are possible. Using analytical and numerical methods, we investigate the general case of this model, and an ...