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7 1/2 and weekend alarm: Designing alarm clocks for the morality of sleep and rest

RTD Conference, Anne Spaa, Ron Wakkary, Joep Frens, Abigail Durrant, John Vines
2019 Figshare  
To inform our reflection on our design approach, we evaluated the devices with two types of participants: two temporary owners, who experienced discomfort but were able to cope with 71⁄2 during the three-week  ...  'Weekend Alarm' hides its clock face over the weekend, when keeping to time may be less important.The clock designs were purposeful but did not always fit with conventional expectations on functionality  ...  Acknowledgements We would like to thank the temporary owners and design experts for their valuable time and reflections on the work, Tom Gilbert for detailed proofreading and help with writing the abstract  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.7855889 fatcat:i2bewq4jgbdcdntgrb67b7ywia

7 1/2 and weekend alarm: Designing alarm clocks for the morality of sleep and rest

RTD Conference, Anne Spaa, Ron Wakkary, Joep Frens, Abigail Durrant, John Vines
2019 Figshare  
To inform our reflection on our design approach, we evaluated the devices with two types of participants: two temporary owners, who experienced discomfort but were able to cope with 71⁄2 during the three-week  ...  'Weekend Alarm' hides its clock face over the weekend, when keeping to time may be less important.The clock designs were purposeful but did not always fit with conventional expectations on functionality  ...  Acknowledgements We would like to thank the temporary owners and design experts for their valuable time and reflections on the work, Tom Gilbert for detailed proofreading and help with writing the abstract  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.7855889.v1 fatcat:itpozejetng37e7vcsdxynf5ru

Introduction

Doris Hambuch
2015 Imaginations: Journal of Cross-Cultural Media Studies  
The issue begins with Storm for this special issue originates in the realization that there has not been a follow-up of Mbye Cham's Ex-Isles: Essays on Caribbean Cinema (1992), published more than two  ...  Similar searches for selfrepresentation on screen are detectable throughout the films discussed in this issue.  ... 
doi:10.17742/image.ccn.6-2.1 fatcat:bcfmuq46q5h7zn2f43mgpiiclq

A supervision and control tool based on artificial intelligence for high cell density cultivations

A. C. L. Horta, A. J. Silva, C. R. Sargo, A. M. Velez, M. C. Gonzaga, R. C. Giordano, V. M. Gonçalves, T. C. Zangirolami
2014 Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering  
The tool includes automatic control of the DOC by integrated action of the stirrer speed as well as of the air and oxygen flow rates; automatic start-up of the feed flow of fresh medium (system based on  ...  This paper describes the software SUPERSYS_HCDC, a tool developed to supervise fed-batch cultures of rE. coli with biomass concentrations up to 150 g DCW /L and cell productivities up to 9 g DCW .L -1  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors would like to thank the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES) for funding this work,  ... 
doi:10.1590/0104-6632.20140312s00002304 fatcat:nho3cz4zvnd4jhbxer25guobee

The Use of Peripheral Blood-Derived Stem Cells for Cartilage Repair and Regeneration In Vivo: A Review

You-Rong Chen, Xin Yan, Fu-Zhen Yuan, Jing Ye, Bing-Bing Xu, Zhu-Xing Zhou, Zi-Mu Mao, Jian Guan, Yi-Fan Song, Ze-Wen Sun, Xin-Jie Wang, Ze-Yi Chen (+6 others)
2020 Frontiers in Pharmacology  
PubMed, Embase, and the Web of Science databases were systematically searched for relevant reports published from January 1990 to December 2019.  ...  Improving the mobilization and purification technology, and shortening the culture cycle of culture-expanded PB-MSCs will obviously promote the researchers' interest.  ...  INTRODUCTION Articular cartilage covering the surface of joints plays a very important role in bearing loads, absorbing mechanical shocks, and enabling synovial joints to articulate with low friction  ... 
doi:10.3389/fphar.2020.00404 pmid:32308625 pmcid:PMC7145972 fatcat:hjwp6ecvbbfqrhtjyzjyf2vsyu

Status of Elementary Teacher Development: Preparing Elementary Teachers to Deliver Technology and Engineering Experiences

Mary Annette Rose, Vinson Carter, Josh Brown, Steven Shumway
2017 Journal of Technology Education  
The university, through its academic advising system, will make every effort to help students adapt to changes in the catalog.  ...  This catalog is an informational guide to Ball State University. The information in this catalog is subject to change and should not be considered a contract.  ...  The Department of Chemistry Curriculum is certified by the Committee on Professional Training of the American Chemical Society.  ... 
doi:10.21061/jte.v28i2.a.1 fatcat:fwafnbtjazg4hcyfn73eur4rnq

Parasite diversity of disease-bearing rodents of Southeast Asia: habitat determinants and effects on sexual size dimorphism and life-traits

Serge Morand, Frédéric Bordes
2015 Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution  
We used data gathered on rodents, their habitat specialization and their parasites (macro-and micro-parasites) in Southeast Asian landscapes.  ...  Thirdly, according to the potential costs associated with immune investment, the relative spleen size was found to be negatively correlated with the relative size of testes among rodents.  ...  Acknowledgments This study issued from the French ANR Biodiversity, grant ANR 07 BDIV 012 CERoPath project "Community Ecology of Rodents and their Pathogens in a changing environment" (www.ceropath.org  ... 
doi:10.3389/fevo.2015.00110 fatcat:xqdj5rqu6rezfep5nihfg4ochi

Safety and Immunomodulatory Properties of Equine Peripheral Blood-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Healthy Cats

Yves Debosschere, Eva Depuydt, Glenn Pauwelyn, Charlotte Beerts, Lore Van Hecke, Leen Verhaert, Luc Duchateau, Jimmy Saunders, Liesa Tack, Jan H. Spaas
2020 Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology  
To the authors' knowledge, there are currently no safety reports concerning the xenogeneic use of ePB-MSCs in cats.  ...  Furthermore, convincing immunomodulatory properties of ePB-MSCs on feline peripheral blood mononuclear cells were confirmed in the MLR-assay CONCLUSION: This preliminary study demonstrates that ePB-MSCs  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to acknowledge prof. Dori Borjesson for aiding in the development of the mixed lymphocyte reaction and flow cytometric crossmatch assay protocols.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.vetimm.2020.110083 pmid:32563854 fatcat:4oh73drnpjdmbcxinembxlgnom

CoryneBase: Corynebacterium Genomic Resources and Analysis Tools at Your Fingertips

Hamed Heydari, Cheuk Chuen Siow, Mui Fern Tan, Nick S. Jakubovics, Wei Yee Wee, Naresh V. R. Mutha, Guat Jah Wong, Mia Yang Ang, Amir Hessam Yazdi, Siew Woh Choo, Christos A. Ouzounis
2014 PLoS ONE  
To facilitate the ongoing research of corynebacteria, a specialized central repository and analysis platform for the corynebacterial research community is needed to host the fast-growing amount of genomic  ...  the discoveries of beneficial industrial strains or contribute to better management of diseases.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors thank members of the University of Malaya's Genome Informatics Research Group (GIRG) for helpful discussions and NCBI for making able genome sequences of Corynebacterium.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0086318 pmid:24466021 pmcid:PMC3895029 fatcat:hm7cdgli4rhebo76y7pakubodq

Working With the Encounter: A Descriptive Account and Case Analysis of School-Based Collaborative Mental Health Care for Refugee Children in Leuven, Belgium

Caroline Spaas, Siel Verbiest, Sofie de Smet, Ruth Kevers, Lies Missotten, Lucia De Haene
2022 Frontiers in Psychology  
Relating to the first stage of van Yperen's four-stage model for establishing evidence-based youth care, this article aims to engage in an initial exploration of the effectiveness of a developing school-based  ...  It aims to move away from an individual perspective on refugee children's development, toward an engagement with refugee families' perspectives on their migration histories, cultural background and social  ...  Foremost, we are grateful to all the families with whom we collaborated.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2022.806473 pmid:35356344 pmcid:PMC8959124 fatcat:sdrb2i5u65ex5gqinckj7ohzpy

From Medical to Human-Rights Norms: Examining the Evolution of Trans Norms in the Netherlands

Melisa Soto-Lafontaine
2020 Politics and Governance  
By tracing the trajectory of trans norms in the Netherlands and examining the mechanisms underlying the emergence and changes of frames, this article contributes to the theoretical body of studies on norm  ...  My analysis shows that the normative profile of trans issues in the Netherlands has long been ruled by medical frames, but the last decades have also witnessed the emergence and establishment of a new  ...  Introduction The dynamics in the diffusion of trans norms have only recently started to be examined as an exclusive object, separate from the collective LGBT domain (Balzer & Hutta, 2014) .  ... 
doi:10.17645/pag.v8i3.2880 doaj:53b13e2736004d119d1145310d514794 fatcat:gxdeizi7qvhkhnjm52gu2u65hi

Decision Taking as a Service [article]

Jan A. Bergstra
2014 arXiv   pre-print
Decision taking can be performed as a service to other parties and it is amenable to outtasking rather than to outsourcing.  ...  Thus: command issuing that leads to a tangible command (outcome oriented command issuing) produces a decision at the same time, whereas on the fly command issuing produces an intangible command only which  ...  The abundance of promises "in the real world" seems not to be based on the existence of a definite semantics of the term promise but rather on its absence. 8 According to [18, 19, 7] promise issuing  ... 
arXiv:1205.4194v2 fatcat:vwqsw6vnvzhdvkmblxcupygvxe

Parallel Algorithms Reconsidered (Invited Talk)

Peter Sanders, Marc Herbstritt
2015 Symposium on Theoretical Aspects of Computer Science  
Parallel algorithms have been a subject of intensive algorithmic research in the 1980s. This research almost died out in the mid 1990s.  ...  In this paper we argue that it is high time to reconsider this subject since a lot of things have changed.  ...  In the very special case that one fourth of the processors need not communicate at all, this can be reduced to h steps [2].  ... 
doi:10.4230/lipics.stacs.2015.10 dblp:conf/stacs/Sanders15 fatcat:77dekvtdw5fxlpswrupwboikqa

The governance of industry rules and energy system innovation: The case of codes in Great Britain

Matthew Lockwood, Catherine Mitchell, Richard Hoggett, Caroline Kuzemko
2017 Utilities Policy  
We are grateful to participants at a workshop on 'Codes Governance for the 21st Century' held in London in October 2015 for discussion of the issues relating to codes governance, and to two anonymous reviewers  ...  for useful comments on earlier drafts.  ...  These network companies are of course incumbents in a special sense, as they are not exposed to competition in the normal way.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jup.2017.06.008 fatcat:da7q2xnalbakjea57iiuoe2cey

Sec-secretion and sortase-mediated anchoring of proteins in Gram-positive bacteria

Olaf Schneewind, Dominique Missiakas
2014 BBA - Molecular Cell Research  
This article is part of a Special Issue entitled: Protein trafficking and secretion in bacteria. Guest Editors: Anastassios Economou and Ross Dalbey.  ...  Interactions with their environment are mediated by proteins that are retained in the cell wall, often through covalent attachment to the peptidoglycan.  ...  Acknowledgements Research on protein secretion in the laboratories of D.M. and O.S. is supported by grants from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases Branch AI038897  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.bbamcr.2013.11.009 pmid:24269844 pmcid:PMC4031296 fatcat:34lwg5vj7nbptecufaxaihgtue
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