Post-disturbance haulout behaviour of harbour seals
Paterson, W. D., Russell, D. J., Wu, G., McConnell, B., Currie, J. I., McCafferty, D. J., & Thompson, D. (2019)
Post-disturbance haulout behaviour of harbour seals. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 29(S1), 144-156. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3092
1. The impact of anthropogenic activity associated with the construction of a proposed tidal turbine on harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) was investigated using controlled distur...
Smart City Development: ICT Innovation for Urban Sustainability
Mora, L., Deakin, M., Aina, Y. A., & Appio, F. P. (2019)
Smart City Development: ICT Innovation for Urban Sustainability. In W. Leal Filho, A. M. Azul, L. Brandli, P. G. Özuyar, & T. Wall (Eds.), Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals: Sustainable Cities and Communities,, 1-17. Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-71061-7_27-1
Item is living reference work. No abstract available.
Climate neutral urban districts in Europe: a comparative analysis
Oye, T. K. Climate neutral urban districts in Europe: a comparative analysis. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/1500147
The concept of climate neutral districts is a new field of discourse and a new planning approach facing many challenges. Climate neutral districts can make avaluable contribut...
Fife Local Energy Masterplan
Payne, C., Bell, C., Steen, P., Currie, J., Bros Williamson, J., Stinson, J., & Muschamp, H. (2017)
Fife Local Energy Masterplan. Fife Council
The way we generate and use energy has constantly changed. In recent decades it has become the role of the National Grid, gas network, and multinational energy companies to de...
Revisiting the particle size effects in centrifuge modelling
Nadimi, S., Fonseca, J., Taylor, R. N., & Barreto, D. (2016)
Revisiting the particle size effects in centrifuge modelling. In S. Escoffier, M. Blanc, A. Bretschneider, & L. Thorel (Eds.), EUROFUGE 2016, 3rd European conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics, (85-90
Geotechnical centrifuge modelling provides an opportunity to examine novel and complex events in a well-controlled and repeatable environment. While grain interaction and cont...
The place-based impact of built environments: Diabetes, living conditions, homes and neighbourhoods
Sidawi, B., Deakin, M., & Al-Hariri, M. T. A. (2016)
The place-based impact of built environments: Diabetes, living conditions, homes and neighbourhoods. Indoor and Built Environment, 25(3), 495-508. https://doi.org/10.1177/1420326x14556909
Many studies have demonstrated the adverse effect built environments have on health and differentiated between their direct and indirect impacts. In the case of diabe...
The effect of transport on air quality in urban areas of Syria
Almasri, R., Muneer, T., & Cullinane, K. (2011)
The effect of transport on air quality in urban areas of Syria. Energy Policy, 39, 3605-3611. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2011.03.062
Statistics show that the number of cars per capita in Syria is still low, but that the figure has more than doubled since 2004. Syria also suffers from inadequate public trans...
Sustainable urban development: the framework and directory of assessment methods.
Deakin, M., Curwell, S. & Lombardi, P. (2002)
Sustainable urban development: the framework and directory of assessment methods. Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management. 4, 171-197. doi:10.1142/S1464333202000978. ISSN 1464-3332
Sustainable development is an issue that has attracted a considerable amount of academic interest since the publication of the Brundtland Report. With Agenda 21, it is an issu...
A vision and methodology for integrated sustainable urban development.
Bentivegna, V., Curwell, S., Deakin, M., Lombardi, P., Mitchell, G. & Nijkamp, P. (2002)
A vision and methodology for integrated sustainable urban development. Building Research and Information. 30, 83-94. doi:10.1080/096132102753436468. ISSN 0961-3218
The concepts and visions of sustainable development that have emerged in the post-Brundtland era are explored in terms laying the foundations for a common vision of sustainabl...
The assessment of sustainable urban development.
Deakin, M., Huovila, P., Rao, S., Sunikka, M. & Vreeker, R. (2002)
The assessment of sustainable urban development. Building Research and Information. 30, 95-108. doi:10.1080/096132102753436477. ISSN 0961-3218
This paper describes the outcomes of a survey of assessment methods for sustainable urban development (SUD) undertaken by an international network called BEQUEST. It addresses...