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    • 3D printable solid tissue-mimicking material for microwave phantoms 

      McDermott, Barry; Porter, Emily; O’Halloran, Martin; Poudel, Anup; Biggs, Manus; Karode, Nireeksha S.; Coffey, Austin B. (IEEE, 2018-09-10)
      Phantoms provide valuable platforms for testing of medical devices including microwave diagnostic systems. This work describes a 3D printable solid tissue-mimicking material (TMM) for the production of such phantoms. The ...
    • Advancements and challenges in multidomain multicargo delivery vehicles 

      Pugliese, Eugenia; Coentro, João Q.; Zeugolis, Dimitrios I. (Wiley, 2018-02-15)
      Reparative and regenerative processes are well‐orchestrated temporal and spatial events that are governed by multiple cells, molecules, signaling pathways, and interactions thereof. Yet again, currently available ...
    • AFEL-Analytics for Everyday Learning 

      d’Aquin, Mathieu; Kowald, Dominik; Fessl, Angela; Lex, Elisabeth; Thalmann, Stefan (ACM, 2018-04-23)
      The goal of AFEL is to develop, pilot and evaluate methods and applications, which advance informal/collective learning as it surfaces implicitly in online social environments. The project is following a multi-disciplinary, ...
    • AFEL: Towards measuring online activities contributions to self-directed learning 

      d’Aquin, Mathieu; Adamou, Alessandro; Dietze, Stefan; Fetahu, Besnik; Gadiraju, Ujwal; Hasani-Mavriqi, Ilire; Holtz, Peter; Kimmerle, Joachim; Kowald, Dominik; Lex, Elisabeth; López Sola, Susana; Maturana, Ricardo A.; Sabol, Vedran; Troullinou, Pinelopi; Veas, Eduardo (CEUR-WS.org, 2017-09-12)
      More and more learning activities take place online in a selfdirected manner. Therefore, just as the idea of self-tracking activities for fitness purposes has gained momentum in the past few years, tools and methods for ...
    • Analysis of a poly(ε-decalactone)/silver nanowire composite as an electrically conducting neural interface biomaterial 

      Krukiewicz, Katarzyna; Fernandez, Jorge; Skorupa, Małgorzata; Więcławska, Daria; Poudel, Anup; Sarasua, Jose-Ramon; Quinlan, Leo R.; Biggs, Manus J. P. (BMC (part of Springer Nature), 2019-04-15)
      Advancement in polymer technologies, facilitated predominantly through chemical engineering approaches or through the identification and utilization of novel renewable resources, has been a steady focus of biomaterials ...
    • Anti-donor antibody induction following intramuscular injections of allogeneic mesenchymal stromal cells 

      Alagesan, Senthilkumar; Sanz‐Nogués, Clara; Chen, Xizhe; Creane, Michael; Ritter, Thomas; Ceredig, Rhodri; O'Brien, Timothy; Griffin, Matthew D. (Wiley, 2018-02-15)
      Allogeneic mesenchymal stromal cells (allo-MSC) are a promising "off-the-shelf" therapy with anti-inflammatory and pro-repair properties. This study investigated humoral immune responses to intramuscular (IM) injections ...
    • Asistent -- a machine translation system for Slovene, Serbian and Croatian 

      Arcan, Mihael; Popovic, Maja; Buitelaar, Paul (University of Ljubljana, 2016-09-29)
      The META-NET research on language technologies in 2012 showed a weak support on tools for crossing the language barrier for many European languages, including the south Slavic languages. Therefore, we describe a statistical ...
    • Automatic enrichment of terminological resources: the IATE RDF example 

      Arcan, Mihael; Montiel-Ponsoda, Elena; McCrae, John P.; Buitelaar, Paul (European Language Resources Association, 2018-05-07)
      Terminological resources have proven necessary in many organizations and institutions to ensure communication between experts. However, the maintenance of these resources is a very time-consuming and expensive process. ...
    • Bi-Frequency Symmetry Difference (BFSD) EIT in stroke diagnosis 

      McDermott, Barry; O'Halloran, Martin; Porter, Emily (EIT2019, 2019-07-01)
      BFSD-EIT can detect deviations in the inherent normal symmetry of the head due to, for example, the presence of a bleed or clot in stroke. We assess the potential of BFSD-EIT to robustly detect lesions under a series of ...
    • Bi-frequency symmetry difference electrical impedance tomography a novel technique for perturbation detection in static scenes 

      McDermott, Barry; Avery, James; O'Halloran, Martin; Aristovich, Kirill Y.; Porter, Emily (IOP Publishing, 2019-02-20)
      Objective: A novel method for the imaging of static scenes using Electrical Impedance Tomography (EIT) is reported with implementation and validation using numerical and phantom models. The technique is applicable to regions ...
    • Brain haemorrhage detection through SVM classification of electrical impedance tomography measurements 

      McDermott, Barry; Dunne, Eoghan; O’Halloran, Martin; Porter, Emily; Santorelli, Adam (Springer, Cham, 2019-08-28)
      A brain haemorrhage constitutes a serious medical scenario with a need for rapid, accurate detection to facilitate treatment initiation. Machine learning (ML) techniques applied to such medical diagnostic problems can ...
    • The chemistry and topography of stabilized and functionalized graphene oxide coatings 

      Awaja, Firas; Tripathi, Manoj; Wong, Tsz‐Ting; O'Brien, Timothy; Speranza, Giorgio (Wiley, 2018-08-01)
      Graphene oxide (GO) thin films and coatings are regarded as superior in quality to other materials especially for biomedical applications. However, the lack of stability and understanding of their structure and defects ...
    • Chirality-sorted carbon nanotube films as high capacity electrode materials 

      Krukiewicz, Katarzyna; Krzywiecki, Maciej; Biggs, Manus J. P.; Janas, Dawid (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2018-08-30)
      Carbon nanomaterials show great promise for a wide range of applications due to their excellent physicochemical and electrical properties. Since their discovery, the state-of-the-art has expanded the scope of their application ...
    • A comparison of emotion annotation approaches for text 

      Wood, Ian D.; McCrae, John P.; Andryushechkin, Vladimir; Buitelaar, Paul (MDPI, 2018-05-11)
      While the recognition of positive/negative sentiment in text is an established task with many standard data sets and well developed methodologies, the recognition of a more nuanced affect has received less attention: there ...
    • A comparison of emotion annotation schemes and a new annotated data set 

      Wood, Ian D.; McCrae, John P.; Andryushechkin, Vladimir; Buitelaar, Paul (European Languages Resources Association (ELRA), 2018-05-07)
      While the recognition of positive/negative sentiment in text is an established task with many standard data sets and well developed methodologies, the recognition of more nuanced affect has received less attention, and ...
    • Detection of vesicoureteral reflux using electrical impedance tomography 

      Dunne, Eoghan; O'Halloran, Martin; Craven, Darren; Puri, Prem; Frehill, Paul; Loughney, Sarah; Porter, Emily (IEEE, 2018-12-14)
      Objective: The purpose of this study is to detect vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) non-invasively using electrical impedance tomography (EIT). VUR is characterized by the backflow of urine from the bladder to the kidneys. ...
    • Effect of sodium glucose co-transporter-2 inhibition on the Aldosterone/Renin Ratio in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 

      Griffin, Tomás P.; Islam, Md Nahidul; Blake, Liam; Bell, Marcia; Griffin, Matthew D.; O’Shea, Paula M. (Thieme Publishing, 2018-12-06)
      The aldosterone to renin ratio (ARR) is recommended for case detection of primary aldosteronism (PA). Several factors including medications can undermine its diagnostic accuracy. The objective was to explore the effect of ...
    • Electrodeposited poly(3,4-ethylenedioxypyrrole) films as neural interfaces: Cytocompatibility and electrochemical studies 

      Krukiewicz, Katarzyna; Kowalik, Agnieszka; Czerwinska-Glowka, Dominika; Biggs, Manus J. P. (Elsevier, 2019-02-06)
      Conducting polymers have been extensively reported as promising coating materials for applications involving interactions with electrically excitable tissues. Specifically, metal electrodes functionalized with conducting ...
    • The ELEXIS interface for interoperable lexical resources 

      McCrae, John P.; Tiberius, Carole; Khan, Anas Fahad; Kernerman, Ilan; Declerck, Thierry; Krek, Simon; Monachini, Monica; Ahmadi, Sina (eLex 2019, 2019-10-01)
      ELEXIS is a project that aims to create a European network of lexical resources, and one of the key challenges for this is the development of an interoperable interface for different lexical resources so that further ...
    • Engineering an aligned gold-standard corpus of human to machine oriented Controlled Natural Language 

      Hazem Safwat; Brian Davis; Manel Zarrouk (IEEE, 2018-12-03)
      Knowledge base creation and population are an essential formal backbone for a variety of intelligent applications, decision support and expert systems and intelligent search. While the abundance of unstructured text helps ...