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

paper

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.

07 Feb 2017 Evaluating models of Coulomb stress transfer: Is variable fault geometry important?

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Authors: Zoe K. Mildon, Shinji Toda, Joanna P. Faure Walker, Gerald P. Roberts, DOI: 10.1002/2016GL071128

Link to paper: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2016GL071128/full

Posted by First Author, Dr Zoe Mildon, University College London

20 Dec 2016 Convection induced by instabilities in the presence of a transverse seepage

publications

Chaos, Solitons and Fractals (Elsevier) – ISSN : 0960-0779, Volume: 91, October 2016 pages 533-543

Authors: Takeshi Akinaga, Tomoaki Itano, Sotos Generalis

Posted by Dr Sotos Generalis, Department of Mathematics, Aston University

19 Dec 2016 Recent Academic Accomplishments posted by Dr Jack Wells, University College London

Papers resulting from research undertaken during a JSPS Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship in 2014:

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Wells JA, Thomas DL, Saga T, Kershaw J, Aoki I. Journal for Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism (2016). MRI of Cerebral Micro-vascular Flow Patterns: A Multi-Direction Diffusion-Weighted ASL Approach.

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 Wells JA, Shibata S, Fujikawa A, Takahashi M, Saga T, Aoki I. Nature Scientific Reports (accepted –in press).  Functional MRI of the Reserpine Induced Fibromyalgia Model Reveals Discriminatory Patterns of Functional Augmentation to Acute Nociceptive Stimuli.

01 Dec 2016 A 1998-2013 climatology of Kyushu, Japan: seasonal variations of stability and rainfall

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Paper resulting from research undertaken during a JSPS Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015-2016.

Poulidis and Takemi (2016), International Journal of Climatology, doi: 10.1002/joc.4817

Posted by Dr Alexandros-Panagiotis Poulidis

30 Nov 2016 Recent academic accomplishments by Dr Todd Rae, University of Roehampton

Outputs stemming from 2011 JSPS Invitation Fellowship:

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Refereed Journal Paper:

Rae, T.C., Johnson, P.M., Yano, W. & Hirasaki, E. (2016) Semicircular canal
morphology and locomotion in colobine primates: a cautionary tale. Folia
Primatologica
87(4): 213-223 (http://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/449286)

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Abstracts:

Rae, T.C., Johnson, P.M., Yano, W. & Hirasaki, E. (2015) Inferring specific
locomotor behaviours from inner ear morphology in colobines. Primate Eye
115: 17 (Presented at the Winter 2014 Primate Society of Great
Britain/Anatomical Society meeting, Univ of Birmingham)

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Rae, T.C., Johnson, P.M., Yano, W. & Hirasaki, E. (2015) Smaller posterior
semicircular canals are associated with leaping in Colobus. American
Journal of Physical Anthropology
Suppl. 60: 259 (Presented at the 2015
American Association of Physical Anthropologists annual meeting, St. Louis, MO, USA) 

29 Nov 2016 Recent academic achievements posted by Dr Andrea Renzetti, University of Cambridge

paper

"Rhodium-catalysed tandem dehydrogenative coupling–Michael addition:

direct synthesis of phthalides from benzoic acids and alkenes."

RSC Advances 2016, 6, 40626-40630.

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/RA/2016/C6RA07671H#!divAbstract

Publication partially resulting from research undertaken during a 2-month JSPS Research Invitation Fellowship.

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“TiCl4-promoted condensation of methyl acetoacetate, isobutyraldehyde, and indole: a theoretical and experimental study”

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2015, 17, 8964‒8972.

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2015/cp/c4cp05412a#!divAbstract

Publication partially resulting from research undertaken during a 2-month JSPS Research Invitation Fellowship.

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“Yonemitsu-type condensations catalysed by proline and Eu(OTf)3

RSC Advances 2014, 4, 47992‒47999.

Open access: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlepdf/2014/ra/c4ra08853k

Publication partially resulting from research undertaken during a 2-month JSPS Research Invitation Fellowship.

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"Si-CN bond-cleavage of silylcyanides by an iron catalyst. A new route of silycyanide formation."

Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan 2014, 87, 59‒68 (cover article).

Publication resulting from research undertaken during a 2-year JSPS Standard Postdoctoral Fellowship.

presentation

"Si-CN bond-cleavage of silylcyanides by an iron catalyst. A new route of silycyanide formation."

26th International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry, Sapporo (Japan), July 13-18 2014.

presentation

"A New Method for the Synthesis of Silylcyanides by an Iron Complex"

61st Japan Society of Coordination Chemistry (JSCC) Symposium, Okayama (Japan), September 17‒19 2011.

http://www.kakenet.net/sakuto61/program_Oral3.pdf

Dynamic behaviour of the silica-water-bio electrical double layer in the presence of a divalent electrolyte

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Paper resulting from research carried out during the JSPS Summer Programme and subsequent work:

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2016, Advance Article, October 2016. DOI: 10.1039/C6CP04101A

Posted by first author Mr Benjamin Lowe, University of Southampton

Slip-partitioned surface ruptures for the Mw 7.0 16 April 2016 Kumamoto, Japan, earthquake

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Toda, S., Kaneda, H., Okada, S. et al. Earth Planets Space (2016) 68: 188. doi:10.1186/s40623-016-0560-8

Posted by Ms Zoe Mildon, University College London

12 Oct 2016 Chimpanzee Personality and the Arginine Vasopressin Receptor 1A Genotype

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Behavior Genetics, pp 1-12, 2016 DOI: 10.1007/s10519-016-9822-2

Paper resulting from research undertaken during a JSPS Fellowship.

Posted by co-author Dr Vanessa Wilson, University of Edinburgh