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Regression Models for Predicting the Global Warming Potential of Thermal Insulation Materials

Journal Article
Tajuddeen, I., Sajjadian, S. M., & Jafari, M. (2023)
Regression Models for Predicting the Global Warming Potential of Thermal Insulation Materials. Buildings, 13(1), Article 171. https://doi.org/10.3390/buildings13010171
The impacts and benefits of thermal insulations on saving operational energy have been widely investigated and well-documented. Recently, many studies have shifted their focus...

The Impact of Government Policy Responses to the COVID‐19 Pandemic and Brexit on the UK Financial Market: A Behavioural Perspective

Journal Article
Sadie Paterson, A., Sakariyahu, R., Lawal, R., & Alabi, A. (in press)
The Impact of Government Policy Responses to the COVID‐19 Pandemic and Brexit on the UK Financial Market: A Behavioural Perspective. British Journal of Management, https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-8551.12702
At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United Kingdom, the Governor of the Bank of England, while granting an interview, described the pandemic as an unprecedented econ...

The coastal conservation narrative is shifting from crisis to ecosystem services

Journal Article
Balke, T., Vovides, A. G., Ladd, C. J., & Huxham, M. (2023)
The coastal conservation narrative is shifting from crisis to ecosystem services. Marine Biology, 56, Article 3. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-022-01304-1
Conservation biology emerged as a crisis discipline in the 20th century amongst an increasing awareness of pollution and habitat loss. Since the early 2000s, societal and mone...

A Critique on the UK’s Net Zero Strategy

Journal Article
Sajjadian, S. M. (2023)
A Critique on the UK’s Net Zero Strategy. Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments, 56, Article 103003. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seta.2022.103003
Before the Covid-19 pandemic UK passed net-zero emission law legislation to become the first major economy in the world to end its contribution to global warming by 2050. Foll...

A Joint Optimization Algorithm for Renewable Energy System

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Khan, I., Muhammad-Sukki, F., Ardila-Rey, J. A., Mas'ud, A. A., Alshammari, S. J., & Madsen, D. Ø. (2023)
A Joint Optimization Algorithm for Renewable Energy System. Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, 36(2), 1979-1989. https://doi.org/10.32604/iasc.2023.034106
Energy sustainability is a hot topic in both scientific and political circles. To date, two alternative approaches to this issue are being taken. Some people believe that incr...

IoT: Communication protocols and security threats

Journal Article
Gerodimos, A., Maglaras, L., Ferrag, M. A., Ayres, N., & Kantzavelou, I. (in press)
IoT: Communication protocols and security threats. Internet of Things and Cyber-Physical Systems, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.iotcps.2022.12.003
In this study, we review the fundamentals of IoT architecture and we thoroughly present the communication protocols that have been invented especially for IoT technology. More...

A Safety-Aware Location Privacy-Preserving IoV Scheme with Road Congestion-Estimation in Mobile Edge Computing

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Babaghayou, M., Chaib, N., Lagraa, N., Ferrag, M. A., & Maglaras, L. (2023)
A Safety-Aware Location Privacy-Preserving IoV Scheme with Road Congestion-Estimation in Mobile Edge Computing. Sensors, 23(1), Article 531. https://doi.org/10.3390/s23010531
By leveraging the conventional Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks (VANETs), the Internet of Vehicles (IoV) paradigm has attracted the attention of different research and development bo...

Assessing the factors of transactional leadership style for construction projects: a case of Nigerian construction industry

Journal Article
Olasunkanmi, F. O., Ikediashi, D. I., & Ajiero, I. R. (in press)
Assessing the factors of transactional leadership style for construction projects: a case of Nigerian construction industry. Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology, https://doi.org/10.1108/jedt-01-2022-0012
Purpose The role of construction industry in harnessing human and material resources of a nation cannot be overemphasised; hence, the emergence of the requirement of leadershi...

In a large primary care dataset, the CHA₂DS₂-VASc score leads to almost universal recommendation for anticoagulation treatment in those aged ≥65 years with atrial fibrillation

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Orchard, J. J., Giskes, K., Orchard, J. W., La Gerche, A., Neubeck, L., Hespe, C., …Freedman, B. (in press)
In a large primary care dataset, the CHA₂DS₂-VASc score leads to almost universal recommendation for anticoagulation treatment in those aged ≥65 years with atrial fibrillation. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, https://doi.org/10.1093/eurjcn/zvad002
From 2012-16, the oral anticoagulant (OAC) treatment determination for atrial fibrillation (AF) patients moved from the CHADS₂ to the CHA₂DS₂-VASc score. A dataset collated du...

Delivering asthma reviews during the Covid-19 pandemic

Journal Article
Watling Smith, J., & Roberts, N. J. (2023)
Delivering asthma reviews during the Covid-19 pandemic. Nursing Times, 119(1), 1-4
The Covid-19 pandemic meant that the delivery of asthma management in primary care changed virtually overnight, requiring the introduction of alternatives to face-to-face care...

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The Future of Mental Health Law: a comparative analysis of law reform debates in Scotland, Northern Ireland, Ireland, England and Wales

2023 - 2023
Mental Health Law and its relationship to human rights has become increasingly contested following the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). Human rights argume...
Funder: British Academy | Value: £18,959

Wilfred Owen Scholarship Award

2023 - 2026
Edinburgh Napier University respectfully request that the Trustees consider this proposal to support the launch of the Wilfred Owen Scholarship Fund as a dedicated scholarship for the spouses and part...
Funder: The Armed Forces Covenant Trust | Value: £30,000

Staycations, localisation, community and place-making: Edinburgh as a destination in tourism recovery

2023 - 2024
The Covid-19 pandemic devastated Edinburgh’s tourism sector. This research project examines how the city can reimagine the long-term sustainable role of tourism in post-pandemic times. It considers ho...
Funder: Royal Society of Edinburgh | Value: £4,950

Scholarly Edition of Scottish Scene

2023 - 2024
RATIONALE Scottish Scene was first published by Jarrolds in 1934. Widely reviewed at the time, it quickly became one of the most controversial texts of the Scottish literary renaissance of the early d...
Funder: Royal Society of Edinburgh | Value: £3,102

TrueDeploy - CyberASAP 2023-2024 - Phase 1

2023 - 2023
The way in which we develop, supply, and secure software is often weak and lacks digital trust. The dominance of open-source software and the interconnectedness of software between organisations has r...
Funder: Innovate UK | Value: £31,818

TrustShare: Privacy-Preserving And Trusted Threat Intelligence Sharing Using Distributed Ledgers

2023 - 2024
Organisations are facing an increasing number of cyber threats, which is making it evident that relying solely on security tools and technologies may fail to identify emerging threats, malware, and ot...
Funder: Innovate UK | Value: £31,386

Spring into Methods 2023

2023 - 2024
The Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities (SGSAH) and the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science (SGSSS) are collaborating on Spring into Methods to commission interactive, interdisciplin...
Funder: Scottish Graduate School of Social Science

Modular Energy Storage for Energy Trading

2023 - 2023
The project aims at developing a configurable tool which can estimate the potential for profit based on energy storage solutions in combination with distributed generation and energy trading for domes...
Funder: Scottish Funding Council | Value: £4,999

KTP Miracl

2023 - 2025
Set against a background of ever- increasing amounts of online data traffic and storage , overcomplicated and non-user-friendly security measures and ever-increasing ways to bypass that security, the ...
Funder: Innovate UK | Value: £242,549

Characterising spatial freshwater soundscapes on an urban-rural gradient

2023 - 2023
The project aims to compare existing methods with a new methodology based on sensor arrays and utilising spatial audio algorithms, which can identify which direction a particular sound comes from and ...
Funder: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council | Value: £27,660

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Development of dielectric materials for energy storage capacitors

2022 - date
Sairatun Nesa Soheli | Director of Studies: Dr Zhilun Lu | Second Supervisor: Prof Islam Shyha

Developing a multisensory smell retraining programme

2022 - date
Miss Emily Spencer | Director of Studies: Dr Duncan Carmichael | Second Supervisor: Dr Eleanor Drake

COG-MHEAR: Cognitively-inspired 5G-IoT enabled, multi-modal Hearing Aids P134400(COG-MHEAR)

2022 - date
Adeel Hussain | Director of Studies: Prof Amir Hussain | Second Supervisor: Dr Adele Goman

Upper limb rehabilitation post-stroke: harnessing digital healthcare technologies to deliver mirror-box therapy within the home setting

2022 - date
Gdiom Abady | Director of Studies: Dr Alison Porter-Armstrong | Second Supervisor: Dr Adele Goman

Promoting teaching that is inclusive of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer+ (LGBTQ+) issues

2022 - date
Rachel Davidson-Welch | Director of Studies: Prof Liz Hughes | Second Supervisor: Dr Julia Sterman

Exploring the validity, reliability, and positional-specific player profiling normative data of elite male football players.

2022 - date
Kieran Duffie | Director of Studies: Dr James Dugdale | Second Supervisor: Dr David Muggeridge

Development of high strength concrete for green buildings with pozzolanic cement replacement

2022 - date
Kyaw Saw | Director of Studies: Dr Ahmed Mohamed | Second Supervisor: Dr Roshan Dhonju

Implement "Right to be forgotten" with machine unlearning

2022 - date
Michael Orme | Director of Studies: Dr Thomas Tan | Second Supervisor: Dr Yanchao Yu

GPU Accelerated Latency Reduciton for Immersive Online Dancing

2022 - date
Adeyemi Ademola | Director of Studies: Prof Kenny Mitchell | Second Supervisor: Dr Babis Koniaris

The Role of Social Network Ties in Supporting Entrepreneurs During Crises

2022 - date
Albatool Alshehri | Director of Studies: Dr Renata Osowska | Second Supervisor: Dr Jacqueline Brodie

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Dr Kulpa invited at the "Go West!" Die Idee des "Westens" in bildungshistorischer Perspektive, University of Münster

15 December 2022
Dr Kulpa spoke about "Post-Enlightenment: Can We Go Beyond Occidentalist Epistemologies and Geo-Politics in Queer Studies?" as part of the "Go West! Conceptual Explorations of “The West” in History of...

Call for papers: Special issue of Utilities Policy (CABS 1, Impact Factor 3.247, SSCI). “Impact of Geopolitical Climate on Energy Security of Utilities–International Challenges and Local Solutions”

5 December 2022
Impact of Geopolitical Climate on Energy Security of Utilities–International Challenges and Local Solutions The endowment with energy resources is an essential factor that has configured and reconfig...

Dr Sam Illingworth wins Europe-wide award for science communication

30 November 2022
Dr Sam Illingworth has drawn praise for using poetry and gaming to reach underserved audiences.

Dr Louise Todd's research-informed tourist gaze artwork featured in The Smart Leisure Guide (October 2022)

31 October 2022
'Louise Todd specialises in visual culture, Festivals, events and tourism as Associate Professor at Napier University. This academic research informs her artwork through the observation of people and ...

Craig Wight speaks to the New York Times about Dark Tourism Trends

27 October 2022
This article explores recent trends and examples of global travel that is recognisable as dark tourism, the attraction of death and disaster. Craig Wight specialises in genocide themed tourism attrac...

Dr Kulpa lunches project: ‘RESIST. Fostering Queer Feminist Intersectional Resistances against Transnational Anti-Gender Politics’

30 September 2022
Dr Roberto Kulpa with colleagues form 9 European organisations launches “Fostering Queer Feminist Intersectional Resistances against Transnational Anti-Gender Politics (RESIST)” research consortium ai...

Dr Timothy Olawumi was a resource person at WAiC Webinar

26 September 2022
Dr Timothy Olawumi was invited as a guest speaker/resource person at a Webinar hosted by Women Academics in Construction (WAiC) on September 27, 2022. Title: Getting Published in High Impact Journals...

Promising cyber security project supported by new Scottish Enterprise funding

20 September 2022
TrueDeploy, an exciting project from the School of Computing, Engineering & the Built Environment (SCEBE) at Edinburgh Napier University (ENU), has secured £199,952 in additional support from Scottish...

SFC Advisory Group on Supporting Scotland’s Postgraduate Researchers

5 September 2022
The SFC Advisory Group on Supporting Scotland’s Postgraduate Researchers has been formed to provide advice to SFC as it explores opportunities for supporting postgraduate researchers in Scotland that ...

New leader of Social Informatics research group

31 August 2022
Peter Cruickshank now leader of the Social Informatics research group

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Dr Roberto Kulpa speaks about "RESIST - Fostering Queer Feminist Intersectional Resistances against Transnational Anti-Gender Politics" research consortium at the special seminar of the Centre for Arts, Media, & Culture, Edinburgh Napier University.

Centre for Arts, Media, & Culture, Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
8 March 2023

Research talk by Dr Adrian Wisnicki: ‘Collaboration Across Disciplines and Cultures with One More Voice’

Merchiston Campus, 10 Colinton Road, Edinburgh, with online joining option via Teams.
8 February 2023

Acoustics versus Psychoacoustics in Mixed Reality

Zoom
13 December 2022

Dr Kulpa talks about friendship, social policy, and social resilience at the Centre for Child & Family Law & Policy

7 December 2022

Innovation Talk

Smart Connected Vehicles Innovation Centre, The first academic research lab in Canada's largest technology park, and University of Ottawa's Kanata North campus, Ottawa- Canada.
14 November 2022

Research talk by Dr David Sorfa: 'Can We Take Existentialism Seriously? Tony Hancock and The Rebel (1961)'

Merchiston Campus, E14
2 November 2022

Research Talk by Dr Arianna Introna, ‘Crip Enchantments: Autonomist Narratives of Disability in Scottish Writing and Culture’

Merchiston Campus E14
11 October 2022

'MacDiarmid at 100'

Online
30 August 2022

Launch of "Business for Good" Programme (Everyone's Edinburgh with ENUBS)

Craiglockhart Campus
28 June 2022 - 28 September 2022

Dark Tourism Research Symposium: Memory, Pilgrimage and the Digital Realm

Craiglockhart Campus
4 May 2022