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Manchester united in supporting UK academia: recent developments at the UK's largest academic datacentre

R. MacIntyre
Proceedings 2000 Kyoto International Conference on Digital Libraries: Research and Practice  
This is not a paper about strategic directions for Digital Library development.  ...  MC also provides a number of other services, where the scope extends beyond local boundaries, to a regional, national and international user base.  ...  The service is supported in collaboration with colleagues in John Rylands University Library of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University library.  ... 
doi:10.1109/dlrp.2000.942156 dblp:conf/kyotoDL/MacIntyre00 fatcat:qbtod6im4jhz7hjx5cpzzomozu

A study of XML in the library science curriculum in Taiwan and South East Asia

Naicheng Chang, Yuhui Huang, Alan Hopkinson
2011 Education for Information  
Taiwan and their graduates for making this research successful completed.  ...  Acknowledgment (1) Financial support for this research from Tatung University, Taiwan, under the grant B99-W03-086 is gratefully acknowledged. (2) Thanks also to the kind support of the 7 LIS schools in  ...  The selected 10 countries are countries which hosted the International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL) from 1998 to 2008.  ... 
doi:10.3233/efi-2010-0900 fatcat:yhyfn2gecvcl7niptphuvsbdhi

Professor Zdzisław Pawlak (1926-2006): Founder of the Polish School of Artificial Intelligence [chapter]

Andrzej Skowron, Mihir Kr. Chakraborty, Jerzy Grzymała-Busse, Victor Marek, Sankar K. Pal, James F. Peters, Grzegorz Rozenberg, Dominik Ślȩzak, Roman Słowiński, Shusaku Tsumoto, Alicja Wakulicz-Deja, Guoyin Wang (+1 others)
2013 Intelligent Systems Reference Library  
In 1992, Poznań was honoured to organise the first seminar (see Figure 1 .16) dedicated to this subject. This seminar began a series of international conferences in Canada, USA, Japan, and Poland.  ...  ., a joint conference of the Eighth International Conference on Rough Sets and Current Trends in Computing (RSCTC 2012) and the Seventh International Conference on Rough Sets and Knowledge Technology (  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-30344-9_1 fatcat:alwdcwyr2fdz3frhsi6cg3okdu

Magnetic Observatory Data and Metadata: Types and Availability [chapter]

Sarah J. Reay, Donald C. Herzog, Sobhana Alex, Evgeny P. Kharin, Susan McLean, Masahito Nosé, Natalia A. Sergeyeva
2010 Geomagnetic Observations and Models  
This chapter describes the types of data historically and currently produced by geomagnetic observatories and introduces new data types such as one-second and quasi-absolute data recently discussed at  ...  The availability of magnetic observatory data has evolved rapidly with the transition of observatories from analogue photographic magnetograms to digital electronic recordings, and the advent of the internet  ...  Jürgen Matzka and Dr. Susan Macmillan for their valued contributions. We would like to thank Ellen Clarke for her critical review and many helpful additions to the manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-90-481-9858-0_7 fatcat:fekustb7pvfczevf3jjlixe6ne

Securing Access to Climate Change Technologies: Answers and Questions

Abbe E.L. Brown
2010 Social Science Research Network  
Analysis of the impact of intellectual property on access to climate change technologies; the relevance of international regimes relating to climate change and human rights; and the place of other principles  ...  Part of wider project, 'Obtaining, protecting and using essential environmental technologies: a holistic analysis', funded by the British Academy  ...  (eds) (2005) International Public Goods and Transfer of Technology Under a Globalized Intellectual Property Regime Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. and licensing of IP. 16 Arguments have also  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1622024 fatcat:beiz7rrl25fyxepgzdvcftv7tq

Mountain tourism: news from Nepal

Ron Chepesiuk
2003 Environmental Health Perspectives  
These and a myriad of other water-related issues were raised at the 3rd World Water Forum, held 16-23 March 2003 in Kyoto, Japan, and attended by 24,000 scientists, activists, and government representatives-who  ...  Most conference presentations focused on environmental issues affecting the SNP, but others addressed issues in India, Japan, New Zealand, and other mountainous countries.  ... 
doi:10.1289/ehp.111-a516 pmid:12896868 pmcid:PMC1241625 fatcat:o2ledim5jvg7nkl2a2mdzy7fhe

What Does It Means to be Truly "Interdisciplinary"? [chapter]

Akira Akabayashi
2020 Bioethics Across the Globe  
Abstract On November 22, 2017, the yokozuna grand champion Hakuho (a Mongolian citizen), losing during the final bout of the day, thought that the initial charge (tachiai) was incorrect and raised an objection  ...  At the simplest level, "interdisciplinary" is used to indicate that researchers and others from multiple academic fields have collected together their own individual theories on a particular topic.  ...  Is Oh-sumo as Practiced in Japan Really a Modern Sport?  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-981-15-3572-7_10 fatcat:aqjqwjhokrcrrkfyz4jcpkbfdu

A New Model for Image Segmentation Based on Deep Learning

Rafeek Mamdouh Tawfiq Yanni, Nashaat El-Khameesy El-Ghitany, Khaled Amer, Alaa Riad, Hazem El-Bakry
2021 International Journal of Online and Biomedical Engineering (iJOE)  
Segmenting images and converting them into a model that depends on its work on the different algorithms and the extent of technological advancement and method of application.  ...  This research will be using are human liver DICOM images and is divided into two stages (medical image segmentation - retinal model optimization).  ...  Helps classify and store medical images by "Azure Cosmo DB", using Internet of Things services [16] .  ... 
doi:10.3991/ijoe.v17i07.21241 doaj:6ad19dcaab2b49088293bf9a616282bf fatcat:nsidakn2rfdt5h2lhny3polot4

Entrepreneurship in Japan's ICT Sector: Opportunities and Protection from Japan's Telecommunications Regulatory Regime Shift

2011 Social Science Japan Journal  
These regulatory shifts were driven by the political dynamics of the 1990s as Japan struggled through its post-bubble economic malaise and political changes.  ...  Between the mid-1990s and mid-2000s, in a sector long dominated by a stable set of large actors with wellestablished patterns of interaction, entrepreneurs introduced new technologies, new business models  ...  Tokyo Digital Phone (later J-Phone and then Vodafone) went to a research lab in Keio University known for its work on Internet-related technologies, IDO (later KDDI) joined the WAP forum assembled by the  ... 
doi:10.1093/ssjj/jyr037 fatcat:osk3thjwrrehnhwvk3votfnuxy

Early warnings and emerging accountability: Total's responses to global warming, 1971–2021

Christophe Bonneuil, Pierre-Louis Choquet, Benjamin Franta
2021 Global Environmental Change  
Building upon recent work on other major fossil fuel companies, we report new archival research and primary source interviews describing how Total responded to evolving climate science and policy in the  ...  Additionally, we find that Exxon, through the International Petroleum Industry Environmental Conservation Association (IPIECA), coordinated an international campaign to dispute climate science and weaken  ...  Acknowledgments Stefan Aykut, Jean-Baptiste Fressoz, Hélène Guillemot, Amy Dahan and Jean-Charles Hourcade are thanked for their helpful comments on earlier versions.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2021.102386 fatcat:nthctef3lvbl3p2zjb7vooctn4

Digital Waves in Economics

Dimitri O. Ledenyov, Viktor O. Ledenyov
2015 Social Science Research Network  
aim to make the business decisions on the minimum capital allocation, countercyclical capital buffer creation, and capital investments.  ...  The MicroSA can be used by a) the central banks with the purpose to make the strategic decisions on the monetary policies, financial stability policies, and b) the commercial/investment banks with the  ...  V Ya Bunyakovsky International Conference (August 20 -21) 2004 Private communications with conference participants on V Ya Bunyakovsky's mathematical theory 35 of probability and its applications in econophysics  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2613434 fatcat:4f633mgdazbedktuvyaek5e7g4

The First Buddhist Mission to the West: Charles Pfoundes and the London Buddhist mission of 1889 – 1892

Bocking Brian, Laurence Cox, Shin'ichi Yoshinaga
2014 DISKUS. The on-disk journal of international religious studies  
Mss 1609, Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition Records. © Oregon Historical Society Research Library).  ...  the heading ‗A Japanese Buddhist Propaganda' on a Japan Weekly News report of the appearance of Bijou of Asia.34 Six articles by Pfoundes are listed in The Campbell Theosophical Research Library index  ... 
doi:10.18792/diskus.v16i3.51 fatcat:fuqrprszizchtbpahghkssz4j4

Adaptation—Genuine and Spurious: Demystifying Adaptation Processes in Relation to Climate Change

Thomas F. Thornton, Nadia Manasfi
2010 Environment and Society  
In climate change discourse and policy, adaptation has become a critical byword and frame of reference.  ...  We focus our assessment especially on northern indigenous peoples, who exist at the edges of present-day climate governance frameworks but at the center of increasingly acute climate stress. n  ...  (being able to have attachments to things and people outside ourselves); practical reason; affiliation (being able to live with and toward others, to recognize and show concern for other human beings)  ... 
doi:10.3167/ares.2010.010107 fatcat:gnaao6ucjvepjjc4627hgysxmi

Brushes with Some "Dirty Truths": Handwritten Manuscripts and Religion in China

James Robson
2012 History of Religions  
(New York: Columbia University Press, 1967); and Yanagida Seizan , Shoki zensh u shisho no kenky u [Research on early Chan historical works] (Kyoto: H oz okan, 1967).  ...  and has endured until today, much like the important handwritten signature in our digital age. 16 The field of Sinology is, however, only slowly approaching a state where we might be able to one day  ...  The Hunan statues, and their manuscripts in particular, provide similar access to the normally impenetrable realm of nonelite religion as it is practiced in local villages and inside the home on the domestic  ... 
doi:10.1086/664721 fatcat:2rqzxqtamffkdhgvark4aoblua


1897 Science  
Kyoto was the capital of Japan for over 1000 years from 794 to 1868AD.  ...  A s o c i a c i ó n A r g e n t i n a d e M e c á n i c a C o m p u t a c i o n Kyoto, Japan - The APCOM'07 in conjunction with EPMESC XI congresses will be held in Kyoto, Japan during December 3-  ...  AfriComp is a bi-annual conference which is aimed at bringing together international researchers engaged in the broad field of computational mechanics and to stimulate research in Africa.  ... 
doi:10.1126/science.6.136.209 pmid:17836213 fatcat:otrocfw3lrhtbjqicennfxpdni
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