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30 Mar 2017 Stress-mediated Allee effects can cause the sudden collapse of honey bee colonies


Journal of Theoretical Biology, Volume 420, 7 May 2017, Pages 213–219

Paper resulting from research undertaken during a JSPS Summer Programme Award, 2015

Posted by co-author Mr Ross Booton, University of Sheffield

Bayesian updating and model class selection with Subset Simulation


Garbuno-Inigoa A, DiazDelaO FA, Au SK, Yoshida I (2017), Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 317:1102-1121:

Posted by Dr Siu-kui Au, University of Liverpool

Recent academic accomplishments posted by Dr Nadja Reissland Burghart, Durham University


Invited Plenary address:

"The untapped potential of using ultrasound to improve research and clinical practice", The 4th Conference of Society for New Fetal Medicine and Science, Otsu Japan Nov 2016


Invited Plenary address:

β€œThe potential of assessing fetal neurobehavioral development using the  Fetal Observable Movement System (FOMS)”, The 36th Annual Congress of The Japan Academy of Neurosonology Takamatsu, Kagawa, June 23-24 in 2017.


Publication of edited book on foetal development (with Barbara Kisilvesky)

Fetal Development: Research on Brain and Behavior, Environmental Influences, and Emerging Technologies published in Springer, March 2016.

Includes one chapter by Professor Professor Toshiyuki Hata and one chapter by Professor Hideko Takeshita of Otemon University in Ibaraki, Osaka.

Recent papers posted by Professor Jeff Tostevin, University of Surrey


Intruder configurations in the ground state of 30Ne

Physics Letters B 767, 58 (2017), Professor Jeff Tostevin, University of Surrey, is co-author


Interaction cross section study of the two-neutron halo nucleus 22C

Physics Letters B 761, 412 (2016) Professor Jeff Tostevin, University of Surrey, is co-author


One-neutron removal from 29Ne: Defining the lower limits of the island of inversion

Physical Review C 93, 014613 (2016) Professor Jeff Tostevin, University of Surrey, is co-author

The retrovirus HTLV-1 inserts an ectopic CTCF-binding site into the human genome.


Yorifumi Satou, Paola Miyazato, Ko Ishihara, Hiroko Yaguchi, Anat Melamed, Michi Miura, Asami Fukuda, Kisato Nosaka, Takehisa Watanabe, Aileen Rowan, Mitsuyoshi Nakao, and Charles R. M. Bangham.  2016.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA, 113, 3054-3059. 

Posted by Professor Charles Bangham, Imperial College London

Domestic division of labour and fertility preference in China, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan


Demographic Research, vol.36, article 18, pages 557-588, published 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2017.36.18

Posted by Dr Ekaterina Hertog, University of Oxford

Book Chapter: Agricultural Use of Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance

(Satoshi Koike, Roderick Mackie and Rustam Aminov, Research Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, and others), published in

 Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Natural Environments and Long-Term Effects, Nova Science Publishers, ISBN: 978-1-53611-818-6

Posted by Dr Rustam Aminov, University of Aberdeen

28 Mar 2017 Immune Cells on the Corneal Endothelium of an Allogeneic Corneal Transplantation Rabbit Model


E. Koudouna, N. Okumura, Y. Okazaki, S. Nakano, R. Inoue, N.J.Fullwood, J. Hori, S. Kinoshita, N. Koizumi. Investigative Opthalmology and Visual Science  2017; Vol.58, 242-251.

Posted by Dr Elena Koudouna, Cardiff University

08 Mar 2017 Understanding surface chemistry during MAPbI3 spray deposition and its effect on photovoltaic performance


Conor Rocks, Vladimir Svrcek, Paul Maguire and Davide Mariotti.

J. Mater. Chem. C, 2017,5, 902-916.

DOI: 10.1039/C6TC04864A

Posted by Professor Davide Mariotti, University of Ulster.