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An Artificial Neural Network-Based Model for Effective Software Development Effort Estimation

Journal Article
Rashid, J., Kanwal, S., Wasif Nisar, M., Kim, J., & Hussain, A. (2023)
An Artificial Neural Network-Based Model for Effective Software Development Effort Estimation. Computer Systems Science and Engineering, 44(2), 1309-1324. https://doi.org/10.32604/csse.2023.026018
In project management, effective cost estimation is one of the most crucial activities to efficiently manage resources by predicting the required cost to fulfill a given task....

From belonging to being: Engaging with ‘contexts of difference’

Journal Article
Graham, C. (2022)
From belonging to being: Engaging with ‘contexts of difference’. Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice, 19(4),
This paper seeks to unveil the situated struggle that students experience in comprehending the often tacit rules that govern academic practices in order to engage fully with t...

Sharing data to better understand one of the world’s most significant shared experiences: Data Resource Profile of the longitudinal COVID-19 Psychological Research Consortium (C19PRC) Study

Journal Article
McBride, O., Butter, S., Hartman, T. K., Murphy, J., Hyland, P., Shevlin, M., …Bentall, R. P. (2022)
Sharing data to better understand one of the world’s most significant shared experiences: Data Resource Profile of the longitudinal COVID-19 Psychological Research Consortium (C19PRC) Study. International Journal of Population Data Science, 5(4), https://doi.org/10.23889/ijpds.v5i4.1704
This paper serves to alert IJPDS readers to the availability of a major new longitudinal survey data resource, the COVID-19 Psychological Research Consortium (C19PRC) Study, w...

Post Quantum Cryptography Analysis of TLS Tunneling on a Constrained Device

Conference Proceeding
Barton, J., Pitropakis, N., Buchanan, W., Sayeed, S., & Abramson, W. (2022)
Post Quantum Cryptography Analysis of TLS Tunneling on a Constrained Device. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Information Systems Security and Privacy - ICISSP (551-561). https://doi.org/10.5220/0010903000003120
Advances in quantum computing make Shor’s algorithm for factorising numbers ever more tractable. This threatens the security of any cryptographic system which often relies on ...

Manipulating Foley Footsteps and Character Realism to Influence Audience Perceptions of a 3D Animated Walk Cycle

Conference Proceeding
Cunningham, S., & Mcgregor, I. (2022)
Manipulating Foley Footsteps and Character Realism to Influence Audience Perceptions of a 3D Animated Walk Cycle. In AM '22: Audio Mostly 2022
Foley artistry is an essential part of the audio post-production process for film, television, games, and animation. By extension, it is as crucial in emergent media such as v...

Selected poems: Lorna Lloyd

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Ryan, B., & Hall, H. (Eds.)
(2022). Selected poems: Lorna Lloyd. Edinburgh: Edinburgh Napier University
This volume comprises 37 poems by Lorna Lloyd (1914-1942) arranged by date of composition: 1928-1930 (11); early 1930s (11); mid to late 1930s (10); early 1940s (5). It was pr...

Nature Inspired Optimisation for Delivery Problems: From Theory to the Real World

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Urquhart, N. (2022)
Nature Inspired Optimisation for Delivery Problems: From Theory to the Real World. Cham: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-98108-2
This book explains classic routing and transportation problems and solutions, before offering insights based on successful real-world solutions. The chapters in Part I introdu...

The Coming of Age of Solar and Wind Power

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Muneer, T., Jadraque Gago, E., & Etxebarria Berrizbeitia, S. (2022)
The Coming of Age of Solar and Wind Power. Cham: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-92010-4
This book focuses on the current situation of two technologies for electricity production from renewable energy sources, wind and solar photovoltaic energy, analysing and desc...

Knowledge Organization across Disciplines, Domains, Services and Technologies: Proceedings of the Seventeenth International ISKO Conference 6–8 July 2022 Aalborg, Denmark

Conference Proceeding
(2022)
Knowledge Organization across Disciplines, Domains, Services and Technologies: Proceedings of the Seventeenth International ISKO Conference 6–8 July 2022 Aalborg, Denmark. In M. Lykke, T. Svarre, D. Haynes, M. Skov, M. Thellefsen, & D. Martínez-Ávila (Eds.), . https://doi.org/10.5771/9783956509568
This book explores the latest advances in how knowledge organisation can both draw upon and inform diverse disciplines and technological developments. It explores how best to ...

Transcultural Translation and Validation of Lasater Clinical Judgment Rubric©

Journal Article
Santos Duarte, H. M., Lasater, K., & dos Anjos Coelho Rodrigues Dixe, M. (2022)
Transcultural Translation and Validation of Lasater Clinical Judgment Rubric©. Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem, 75(6), https://doi.org/10.1590/0034-7167-2021-0880
Objectives: to translate and cross-culturally validate the Lasater Clinical Judgment Rubric((c)) (LCJR((c))) instrument for nursing students. Methods: the application of LCJR-...

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Richard Plant - Turing Enrichment Scheme

2022 - 2023
Modern advancements in the field of machine learning have come to underpin a wide range of the ways we interact with automated systems in our daily lives. Learning algorithms based on vast stores of d...
Funder: The Alan Turing Institute | Value: £1,500

Gendered information landscapes and their impact on routes into and through apprenticeships

2022 - 2025
The aim is to understand the myriad sources of gender stereotyping that impact on young people’s choices around apprenticeships and work-based learning (WBL). First, by a policy and literature review ...
Funder: Skills Development Scotland | Value: £57,117

Smart Contract based Reward Scheme

2022 - 2023
Egg Lighting would like to explore the possibility of linking their company value to Smart Contracts via Blockchain. They would eventually like to give away 1/3 of their business (shares) to the gene...
Funder: Scottish Funding Council | Value: £5,000

Recovery from Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

2022 - 2024
Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) is increasingly recognised as an important cause of myocardial infarction (MI). Despite this, there are no recovery programmes tailored for SCAD survivors...
Funder: Burdett Trust for Nursing | Value: £184,716

Assessing the implementation of the Public Health Scotland Physical Activity Referral Standards: A process evaluation

2022 - 2025
Physical inactivity is a major public health problem and increasing population physical activity levels is a Scottish Government priority. In Scotland, 49% of men and 58% of women were not active enou...
Funder: Chief Scientists Office | Value: £298,277

Building Information Modelling (BIM) Implementation in SMEs

2022 - 2024
BIM describes tools, processes and technologies that are facilitated by digital documentation about a building, its performance, its planning, its construction and later its operation. The UK Governme...
Funder: Innovate UK | Value: £169,623

LastingAsset: Crypto assets custodial solution

2022 - 2023
As the crypto asset market continues to grow, the role of custodians to maintain the safekeeping of crypto assets is becoming ever more important. So far, many institutional investors who manage large...
Funder: Innovate UK | Value: £59,958

MORE RESPECT: A Randomised controlled trial of a sexual health promotion intervention for people with severe mental illness delivered in community mental health settin

2022 - 2026
This study focuses on people with severe mental illness (SMI) which includes problems like bipolar affective disorder, psychosis and other long-term problems that severely impact on ...
Funder: National Institute for Health Research | Value: £361,235

Measuring the capabilities of new, sustainable materials in digital and traditional craft practices towards repeatability and a widening of their usage.

2022 - 2022
This project offers a novel way of engaging with data about creative practice: getting data on the possibilities and best practices for using particular materials out of the heads of individual creati...
Funder: Arts & Humanities Research Council | Value: £5,000

Exploring judgement and decision making “noise” in arboricultural risk assessment: What information do people use when making risk judgements, how does this influence decisions, and is this consistent...

2022 - 2023
Aim: To explore the effect of “noise” on judgements that underpin tree risk assessment and how these affect decisions, to inform the development of a holistic tree risk assessment tool/measure/guideli...
Funder: Arboricultural Association | Value: £2,500

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Electro-Solution blow spinning (ESBS) system: Innovative system for producing high performance nanofibers for energy harvesting applications

2022 - date
Eman Elessawy | Director of Studies: Prof Islam Shyha | Second Supervisor: Dr Dongyang Sun

Structural modelling and optimization of direct-driven electrical generators for offshore renewable energy converters "SMODEREC"

2022 - date
Magnus Bichan | Director of Studies: Dr Nazmi Sellami | Second Supervisor: Dr Pablo Jaen Sola

Non-ischaemic open tibial shaft fractures requiring flap coverage: the impact of orthoplastic reconstruction on clinical outcomes

2022 - date
Dr Khalid Al-hourani | Director of Studies: Dr David Hamilton | Second Supervisor: Prof Elizabeth Anne McKay

Exploring the role of policing in the development of restorative justice in Scotland

2022 - date
Ari Drury | Director of Studies: Dr Estelle Zinsstag | Second Supervisor: Dr Jamie Buchan

Autonomous Wireless Sensor Network System with Energy Harvesting Capability

2022 - date
Martins Odiamenhi | Director of Studies: Dr Chan Hwang See | Second Supervisor: Dr Hongnian Yu

Blockchain-based Privacy-preserving Cybersecurity Intelligence Sharing

2022 - date
Elfatih Ahmed | Director of Studies: Dr Jawad Ahmad | Second Supervisor: Dr Baraq Ghaleb

Advanced Timber Technology Upskilling Factory

2022 - date
Ben Shirley | Director of Studies: Prof Robert Hairstans

A Fuzzy AHP Approach to Translation Quality Assessment of Introductory Texts on Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) of Ethnic Areas in China

2022 - date
Hui Qin | Director of Studies: Dr Jane Wilkinson | Second Supervisor: Dr Louise Todd

Do nanomedicines have the potential to combat antimicrobial resistance?

2022 - date
Bah Umaru | Director of Studies: Dr Nick Wheelhouse | Second Supervisor: Dr Samantha Donnellan

A nano formulation strategy to enhance the therapeutic potential of exogenous host defence peptides for inflammatory bowel disease and gastrointestinal infections

2022 - date
Abdullah Issah | Director of Studies: Dr Giacomo Russo | Second Supervisor: Dr Craig Stevens

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New leader of Social Informatics research group

1 September 2022
Peter Cruickshank now leader of the Social Informatics research group

'MacDiarmid at 100'

31 August 2022
The Scottish Revival Network is organising a one-day conference on 31 August 2022 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Scottish poet and cultural provocateur Hugh MacDiarmid’s first appearance in...

Visiting professor in Wireless Communication - Royal Academy of Engineering

31 August 2022
Dr Junaid Syed has been appointed Visiting Professor to the School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment. The grant is 3 years which is funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering from Se...

Co-presenter 'Engaging your future workforce' webinar for ASVA

16 August 2022
Co-presented webinar on 'Engaging with your future workforce' with City of Glasgow College and Robert Gordon University for Association of Scottish Visitor Attractions.

Dr Colin Mackenzie invited to write for Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce on CPD for sales Professionals

1 July 2022
The article is a summary of a peer-reviewed published paper outlining a method of CPD for sales professionals

Gary Kerr interviewed by BBC Radio Gloucestershire

7 June 2022
Interview by Jo Durrant, BBC Radio Gloucestershire, about "The Arcade" a new interactive zone curated by Dr Gary Kerr, at Cheltenham Science Festival

Dr Dimitra Gkatzia invited to join panel on "Explainable AI" at the Scottish AI Summit

30 March 2022
Panel title: Why is explainable AI still a challenge? Trustworthiness and explainability are increasingly recognised as key to the widespread adoption of AI systems. But can, and should, all AI model...

Dr Chris Guiver awarded one-year Royal Society of Edinburgh personal research fellowship

9 March 2022
Dr Chris Guiver, of Edinburgh Napier University's School of Engineering and the Built Environment, has been awarded a one-year personal Research Fellowship by the Royal Society of Edinburgh in their a...

Article in The Scotsman: Digital social events worked well for people living with dementia - Dr Gary Kerr

3 March 2022
Article in the Scotsman by Gary Kerr on dementia research

Richard Llewellyn appointed as professional institution trustee and strategic board chair

19 November 2021
Richard Llewellyn has been appointed a Trustee of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) and Chair of the charity's Education and Professional Development Strategic Board.

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