Professor and Director of Centre for Timber Enginnering
Murray, J., Shaw, M. & Willis, A. Demonstrating the links between psychology and biology: the practical use of Biopac in undergraduate psychology teaching.. Paper presented at The Teaching Fellows' Conference: innovations in teaching and supporting student learning, Edinburgh Napier University. (Unpublished)
For those unfamiliar with psychology, there is often a perception that it is a subject that is all about the mind and ‘talking therapies. However, since the 1930s this has not...
Campbell, K., Brown, M., Cutler, T., Foley, A., Mee, H. & Penrose, S. Defining priorities for an online resource in lymphoma education to educate and support healthcare professionals.. Poster presented at 39th Annual Meeting of the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplant, London. (Unpublished)
Objectives: To develop an education resource to suit the needs of healthcare professionals caring for Lymphoma Patients.
Process: The Lymphoma Nurse Board members were identi...
Hamann, D., Williams, J. & Omar, M. Brand risk intelligence - new brand development drivers in a satiated consumer marketplace. Paper presented at Academy of Marketing, Annual Conference, Reflective Marketing in a Material World, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland
In a globally competitive business environment the value of a strong brand in the consumer high-technology marketplace is well documented, as is a progressively satiated mark...
The DISTRO network brings together leading laboratories in Visual Computing and 3D Computer Graphics research across Europe with the aim of training a new generation of scientists, technologists, and ...
MacMillan Cancer Support
People living with and beyond cancer are vulnerable to a number of physical, functional and psychological issues. Undertaking a holistic needs assessment (HNA) is one way to support a structured discu...
National Institute for Health Research
The impact of parental drug misuse on children and families is a major public health problem . Parental drug misuse is closely associated with poor parenting, poor child development and increased r...
05 February 2016
IntroductionOn the back of four nomination at the Scottish Knowledge Exchange awards [here], Gordon Stuart, director of operations at Informatics Ventures, has also predicted ...
03 May 2016
Professor Hazel Hall has been nominated for election as Director-at-large for the Association for Information Science and Technology. She is one of eight candidates standing f...
04 May 2016
The FOCAS project was rated as Excellent at its final review, after running for three years. The project coordinator was Emma Hart, with Jennifer Willies as Project Manager.
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Smith, C. F., Smith, S. & Irving, C. Can Pay, Should Pay? Comparing employer and student outcomes of paid and unpaid work opportunities. Paper presented at HEA STEM Conference, Birmingham, UK. (Unpublished)
In a time of high youth unemployment, when relevant work experience is often cited as the most important factor in finding a graduate job, computing students are being advised...
Foster, M. Bridging the gap. Helping Chinese students embrace the
intercultural experience.. Paper presented at The Chinese and South East Asian Learner: the transition to UK Higher Education. (Unpublished)
Gerst, A., Lawson, A., MacCallum, M. & Dickhaus, H. Automatic sleep stage decision support: the use of fuzzy sets based on amplitude statistics of electrophysiological signals.. Paper presented at Signal Processing Applications in Clinical Neurophysiology, British Institute of Radiology, London, UK. (Unpublished)
Atton, C. Big noise, little worlds: genre and the cultural politics of territory in the live experience of “extreme” music. Paper presented at The business of live music, University of Edinburgh
Kennedy, C., Gray Brunton, C., McIntosh, P., Hogg, R. & Christie, J. A. Beyond the ‘Conveyor Belt’ experience: parents and professional views of childhood immunisation services in Edinburgh. Poster presented at NHS Lothian Best Practice Day/Improving the Quality of the Patient Experience, Edinburgh
Aims: This initial six month study was instigated by Patricia McIntosh and funded by Edinburgh Napier University. The work involved collaboration between NHS Lothian and Edinb...
McHugh, N. Birth Knowledge: A comparison of the ALSO course and the ARM national conference.. (Unpublished)
A critical comparison of different approaches to skills workshops
Urquhart, N. B., McEwan, T., Holden, R. & Vogogias, T. CO2Y the intelligent green solution: minimising carbon emissions by maximising shared travel opportunity. Paper presented at Scottish Transport Applications Research Conference, Glasgow
It is in the interests of everybody that the environment is protected. In view of the recent leaps in environmental awareness it would seem timely and sensible, therefore, for...
Appiah, J., Saleh, W. & Stewart, K. Evaluation of existing car-following models and calibration parameters using real time series data. Paper presented at 47th Annual Conference of the University Transport Study Group, London City University
Neades, B. L. Exploration of the Impact of presumed consent legislation in the procurement of organs for transplantation on the health care professionals who are subject to this legislation.. Paper presented at Napier University Annual Postgraduate Research Research Conference, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
Foster, M. Exploring cultural aspects of student mobility – what do we know about students’ perceptions of their own and host culture of learning.. Paper presented at SEDA Spring Teaching Learning and Assessment Conference 2015: Internationalising the Curriculum: What does this mean? How can we achieve it?, Manchester, UK. (Unpublished)
In an increasingly globalised education, with universities aiming to develop student mobility through exchange and study abroad programmes (Sweeney 2012), this study used the ...
Carolan, C. M. & Campbell, K. Explore GPs’ experiences of assessing psychological distress in cancer patients including their use of screening tools.. Poster presented at The Scottish School of Primary Care, Glasgow. (Unpublished)
Adamson, E., Donaldson, J. H. & Smith, F. C. Experiences of using a blended teaching and learning method: virtual learning environment blended with simulation.. Paper presented at 10 out of 10, Celebrating ten successful years of Nursing & Midwifery programmes in higher education in Scotland, Edinburgh. (Unpublished)
The module was developed in a blended manner: the theoretical underpinnings are
learned and taught using a VLE, and students apply these to simulated exercises. The
Children's Hospice Association Scotland
The aim of the scoping exercise is to inform the development of an education strategy for CHAS relating to the delivery of palliative care for babies, children and young people (BCYP) and their famili...
The proposed research is a direct response to the European Commission's Active and Healthy Ageing initiative, with an
overarching goal to improve the quality of life of older people. By pursuing 15 di...
Economic and Social Research Council
Integration of health and social care services is happening across the United Kingdom. Integrating services is important as it puts more focus on supporting the lives – not just the health – of indivi...
Crohn's in Childhood Research Association
An investigation of commonly used IBD drugs on autophagy pathway activity and potential therapeutic benefit for treatment of paediatric IBD
Marine Alliance for Science & Technology for Scotland (Hosted by St Andrew's University)
Effects of Combined Aquatic Noise and Chemical Pollution on Early Stage Marine Invertebrates in Different Temperature Contexts
The Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland became operational in 2005. It plays an integral role in guaranteeing the rights of patients with mental disorder as originally identified in the Millan Princip...
Chief Scientists Office
This study concerns the impact of a diagnosis of mental illness on young people and their families. One in ten adolescents suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder and there is increasing awareness t...
British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences
The project will measure circulating white blood cells and progenitor cells in response to an extreme exercise running bout/event/ We will also be quantifying upper respiratory tract symptoms.
Scottish Institute for Policing Research
This project will entail a systematic literature review of police methods in visible policing to establish the current evidence base in relation to how these affect public confidence. This review will...
Chlamydia trachomatis is the most common sexually transmitted infection in Scotland, and has significant long‐term consequences to reproductive health. Recent studies suggest that in addition to the g...
Digital Health Institute
This project aims to extend the existing work with the e-Frail project, and integrate a range of NHS-sourced assessors with care giver and open source gathered assessors, in order to define a weighted...
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas
The main goal of this project is to understand the mechanisms responsible for the virulence of food-related yeasts on humans, and to provide tools and recommendations to prevent the release of yeasts ...
This is a Data Labs project which will investigate Blockchain technology - with Spiritus, the project will be ground-breaking in the implementation of a private blockchain within a large-scale healthc...
Construction Scotland Innovation Centre
The provision of dedicated research support to the Offsite HUB (Scotland) via a ENU research assistant to:
- coordinate meetings between HUB members and steering committee as appropriate including the...
World Olympians Association
The World Olympians Association (WOA), as part of the International Olympic Committee, would like to find out more about the musculoskeletal issues faced by retired athletes. What the main issues are ...
Ubiquitous Computing promises to enrich our everyday lives by enabling the environment to be enhanced via compu...
Rates of loss of biodiversity caused by human action are on the increase worldwide. However implicatio...
Nippostrongylus brasiliensis is a rodent intestinal nematode with ...
A complex and cont...
This study endeavoured to understand knowledge transfer practices within the Muslim business community...
30 June 2016
This week the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) and the Archives and Records Association (ARA) published a series of 24 fact sheets on the ...
15 June 2016
RBS approached Dr Oli Mival, Principal Research Fellow in the Centre fro Interaction Design, to undertake a program of review of their UX activities and methods with the aim o...
25 April 2016
TRI working in collaboration with Dutch consultancy Inno-V have been appointed by the UK’s Urban Transport Group – which represents public bodies responsible for coordinating ...
29 March 2016
The Transport Minister Derek Mackay has commissioned an independent review of the current system of managing the timing and quality of works in the road carried out by utility...
16 June 2016
Simon Powers will deliver a research seminar about his work on the evolution of institutions.
Abstract Economics, artificial life, and agent-based c...
12 May 2016
05 August 2016
In traditional digital forensics, analysts will examine static traces from hard disks, but increasingly the evidence is found within Cloud-based systems, where the trails of e...
07 November 2016
11 November 2016
21 April 2016
Announcement of resultsEmerald and the Indian Academy of Management (IAM) are delighted to offer a research grant for an Indian project in the field of management research.
09 June 2016
Simon Powers will write an article about "defection" (as the term is used in game theory), for the forthcoming Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science, edited by To...
23 February 2016