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07 Sep 2017 The World After Fukushima

3 days of screenings, Q+As, conferences and round-table discussions taking place at the University of Edinburgh on the nuclear disaster of 2011 and on the future of nuclear energy.

Please go to the following link for details of the full schedule:

http://www.ed.ac.uk/literatures-languages-cultures/events/events-archive/the-world-after-fukushima

Posted by Dr Fabien Arribert-Narce, University of Edinburgh 

06 Sep 2017 From Duty to Fashion: The Changing Role of the Kimono in the Twenty-First Century

article

Journal of Fashion Theory, Pages 1-32, Published online: 31 Aug 2017

Link to paper: 

http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/dAQ8VXRbN3Nh9pxiHZTc/full

Article resulting from work supported by a JSPS Short Term Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship

Posted by author Ms Julie Valk, University of Oxford 

31 Aug 2017 Ultra-small CuO nanoparticles with tailored energy-band diagram synthesized by a hybrid plasma-liquid process

paper

Authors: Velusamy T, Liguori A, Macias-Montero M, Padmanaban DB, Carolan D, Gherardi M, Colombo V, Maguire P, Švrček V, Mariotti D, Plasma Processes & Polymers 14 (2017) 1600224

Link to paper:

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ppap.201600224/full

Posted by Professor Davide Mariotti, Ulster University

29 Aug 2017 Charge carrier localised in zero-dimensional (CH3NH3)3Bi2I9 clusters

paper

Authors: Ni C, Hedley G, Julia Payne, Švrček V, McDonald C, Jagadamma L K, Edwards P, Martin R, Jain G, Carolan D, Mariotti D, Maguire P, Samuel I, Irvine J, Nature Communications 8 (2017) 170

Link to paper:

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-017-00261-9

Posted by Professor Davide Mariotti, Ulster University 

 

Environmentally friendly nitrogen-doped carbon quantum dots for next generation solar cells

paper

Authors: Carolan D, Rocks C, Babu Padmanaban D, Maguire P, Švrček V, Mariotti D, Sustainable Energy Fuels 1 (2017) 1611

Link to paper:

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2017/se/c7se00158d#!divAbstract

Posted by Professor Davide Mariotti, Ulster University 

22 Aug 2017 Adjustment of the Arabidopsis circadian oscillator by sugar signalling dictates the regulation of starch metabolism

publications

Authors: Motohide Seki, Takayuki Ohara, Timothy Hearn, Alexander Frank, Viviane da Silva, Camila Caldana, Alex Webb & Akiko Satake, Scientific Reports http://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-08325-yX.

 

Posted by Professor Alex Webb, University of Cambridge 

11 Aug 2017 Recent papers by Professor Charles Bangham, Imperial College London

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Dynamics and mechanisms of clonal expansion of HIV-1-infected cells in vivo. 

Authors: Yorifumi Satou, Hiroo Katsuya, Asami Fukuda, Naoko Misawa, Jumpei Ito, Yoshikazu Uchiyama, Paola Miyazato, Mohammad S Islam, Ariberto Fassati, Anat Melamed, Charles R. M. Bangham, Yoshio Koyanagi, Kei Sato.  2017. Scientific Reports, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-07307-4

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Charles R. M. Bangham and Masao Matsuoka. 2017. Human T-cell leukemia virus type 1: parasitism and pathogenesis.  Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, in press.

Exploring complete positivity in hierarchy equations of motion

paper

Paper resulting from work carried out during a JSPS Short Term Invitation Fellowship

Authors: B WittŁ RudnickiY Tanimura and F Mintert

Published 9 January 2017, New Journal of Physics, Volume 19, January 2017

Link to paper: 

http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1367-2630/19/1/013007

Posted by Professor Florian Mintert, Imperial College London 

Recent academic accomplishments posted by Dr Mohammad Heidarzadeh

paper

Possible Dual Earthquake-Landslide Source of the 13 November 2016 Kaikura, New Zealand Tsunami. Authors: Mohammad Heidarzadeh; Kenji Satake, Pure and Applied Geophysics (2017), pp 1-13, DOI: 10.1007/S00024-017-1637-4

Link to paper: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00024-017-1637-4

event

"Destructive effects of tsunamis in ports and harbors", University of Tokyo, Wednesday 30th August 2017. This is a joint research seminar between Brunel University London, the University of Tokyo and the Port & Airport Research Institute of Japan.

10 Aug 2017 Acetate-mediated novel survival strategy against drought in plants

paper

KIM J-M, KIM TO T, MATSUI A, TANOI K, KOBAYASHI N, MATSUDA F, HABU Y, OGAWA D, SAKAMOTO T, MATSUNAGA S, BASHIR K, RASHEED S, ANDO M, TAKEDA H, KAWAURA K, KUSANO M, FUKUSHIMA A, ENDO TA, KUROMORI T, ISHIDA J, MOROSAWA T, TANAKA M, TORII C, TAKEBAYASHI Y, SAKAKIBARA H, OGIHARA Y, SAITO K, SHINOZAKI K, DEVOTO A AND SEKI M (2017) Nature Plants, 3, 17097, doi:10.1038/nplants.2017.97.

Posted by Dr Alessandra Devoto, Royal Holloway University of London