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Facts and ideas from anywhere

William Clifford Roberts
2018 Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings  
To turn a house from a place where one sleeps into a place that underpins a business loan requires an invisible web of information that the legal system and the banking system use.  ...  In the early 1970s, an IBM engineer figured out that the rectangle would be more compact than Woodland's bull's-eye and developed a system that used lasers and computers that were quicker.  ... 
doi:10.1080/08998280.2017.1401850 pmid:29686586 pmcid:PMC5903519 fatcat:ulkxqxugc5fxfj7bubv7eowt6m

Global Ideas in Local Places: The Humanities in Environmental Management

Libby Robin
2012 Environmental Humanities  
However, each local place has a different suite of 'experts' speaking for its future.  ...  Land management has become a multi-faceted enterprise, with professionals, locals and others contributing variously to the outcomes, increasingly working in partnership arrangements all over the world.  ...  For these I thank Jane Carruthers, Sarah Connell, Chris Dickman, Heather Goodall, Billy  ... 
doi:10.1215/22011919-3609976 fatcat:uymeq4fwbze5xg2uowtjn4ienq

On the Idea of Uniqueness

James O'Toole
1994 The American Archivist  
This essay explores how the idea of uniqueness has evolved, especially in relation to the changing technologies of recordmaking, and it speculates on the future usefulness of the idea for archival theory  ...  the Greek words for "dry writing."  ...  How does the existence of archival records in such formats affect the idea of uniqueness? Is that idea still a useful one for archivists?  ... 
doi:10.17723/aarc.57.4.6l8x444kn3966v00 fatcat:j4pfa6ujz5eybodvwabftphcvy

Research and development in robotics with potential to automate handling of biological collections

Helen Hardy, Myriam van Walsum, Laurence Livermore, Stephanie Walton
2020 Research Ideas and Outcomes  
The Distributed System of Scientific Collections (DiSSCo), a new Research Infrastructure for natural science collections, should build on this, leading a future programme of pilots that develop understanding  ...  Purely software-based automation is outside the scope of this report, but is also in increasing use and has enormous potential, for example to transform the extraction of label and specimen data at scale  ...  conveyor systems may be adapted for objects such as open boxes of bones, molluscs and other dry material.  ... 
doi:10.3897/rio.6.e61366 fatcat:maouv6j7e5es5dmzzslfuijdpq

The Role of Front-Line Ideas in Lean Performance Improvement

Alan G. Robinson, Dean M. Schroeder
2009 Quality Management Journal  
High-performing idea systems -which the authors define as those that implement 12 or more ideas per employee per year-were found to be a major factor in successful lean initiatives, for three reasons.  ...  In addition to demonstrating the importance of high-performing idea systems for lean, this research provides insight into why such systems are relatively rare: 1) the predominance of the suggestion-box  ...  -based textile company, for example, whose idea system has consistently averaged around 100 implemented ideas per person per year.  ... 
doi:10.1080/10686967.2009.11918248 fatcat:idzngmpd4vdfxfiyc7ghj33emy

How Interaction Designers Use Tools to Manage Ideas and What We Can Learn From It

Nanna Inie
2019 Figshare  
Based on this theory, I develop a framework of strategies of tool-use, based on the creative objectives tools fulfill to professional interaction designers.  ...  Finally, I identify four design opportunities for novel, digital idea management tools under the headings of 'utilizing the potential of the design idea archive', and 'increasing focus on the creative  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Withheld for blind review.  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.8397488.v1 fatcat:rwm4dnbdpvct7io3bzweye6eqm

Conference 2014: Promoting Today's Ideas for Tomorrow's Medicine: Pharmaceutical Science to Regulatory Science. An international symposium held jointly by CSPS and CC-CRS, June 10-13, 2014, Montreal, QC, Canada

Canadian Society for Pharmaceutical Sciences (CSPS)
2014 Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences  
in Science"Rav Kumar, GlaxoSmithKline: CSPS Award of Leadership in Canadian Pharmaceutical Sciences - "A Bright Future for Pharmaceutical Sciences in Canada"Emmanuel Ho, University of Manitoba: GlaxoSmithKline  ...  New Trends in Mass Spectrometry for Drug Discovery & Development8. Biomarkers in Pharmacotherapy and Drug Development9.  ...  For the food-effect assessment, the T max was compared based on rank transformation.  ... 
doi:10.18433/j30g62 fatcat:p4tsrhlgorgqddypi6pihsmomq

Conceptual design blueprint for the DiSSCo digitization infrastructure - DELIVERABLE D8.1

Alex Hardisty, Hannu Saarenmaa, Ana Casino, Mathias Dillen, Karsten Gödderz, Quentin Groom, Helen Hardy, Dimitris Koureas, Abraham Nieva de la Hidalga, Deborah Paul, Veljo Runnel, Xavier Vermeersch (+2 others)
2020 Research Ideas and Outcomes  
DiSSCo, the Distributed System of Scientific Collections, is a pan-European Research Infrastructure (RI) mobilising, unifying bio- and geo-diversity information connected to the specimens held in natural  ...  The collective results of examining technical, financial, policy and governance aspects show the way forward to operating a large distributed initiative i.e., the Distributed System of Scientific Collections  ...  This has led to many interim 'milestone' reports and deliverables that form the basis of the present blueprint and recommendations for DiSSCo.  ... 
doi:10.3897/rio.6.e54280 fatcat:ia4ihoylfvcmvphm6mhd46fyne

Interweaving Ideas and Patchwork Programmes: Nutrition Projects in Colonial Fiji, 1945–60

Sarah Clare Hartley
2017 Medical history  
It suggests that historians should approach health research and policy as a patchwork of territorial, international, and regional ideas and priorities, rather than looking for a single causality.  ...  Influences include: international trends in nutritional science, changing ideas within the British establishment about state responsibility for the welfare of its citizens and the responsibility of the  ...  In their view earlier medical teachings based on the New Zealand Plunket system had caused 'confusion' by condemning the Fijian practice of feeding children premasticated food and of breastfeeding for  ... 
doi:10.1017/mdh.2017.2 pmid:28260564 pmcid:PMC5426301 fatcat:3s3egncaebe43jej6t6qwn7a6m

Aristocracies of fiction: the idea of aristocracy in late-nineteenth-century and early-twentieth-century literary culture

2002 ChoiceReviews  
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doi:10.5860/choice.39-3261 fatcat:ep5ntwbhkrcqhesgvs33pmgdta

Answerable style: the idea of the literary in medieval England

2013 ChoiceReviews  
not only with dry eyes but an untroubled brow what makes healthy men sad and groan just to see."  ...  For aquinas, a system based on the pursuit of profit inevitably entails endless desire, a condition he assumes would be enacted in the hearts of individual participants.  ...  i Material is handled in the Middle ages, as it probably is today, in a deeply ambivalent way.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.51-1931 fatcat:xp5ka5375vhenc55rugz2ly7jm

3. Clerical and Ecclesiastical Ideas of Territory in the Late Medieval Low Countries [chapter]

Bram van den Hoven van Genderen
2021 Constructing and Representing Territory in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe  
A bishop had, in a sense, his own territory.  ...  The chapter first discusses general ideas of geography and the specific Christian geography of two important mid-fifteenth-century clerics: (the later) Pope Pius II and Cardinal Nicholas of Cusa.  ...  See, for instance, in general, Cosgrove, Apollo's Eye.  ... 
doi:10.1515/9789048551804-006 fatcat:5t4bif5ycrbshndpyvr7jvzkrm

A Comprehensive Survey on Image Modality based Computerized Dry Eye Disease Detection Techniques

Aditi Haresh Vyas, Mayuri A. Mehta
2020 Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems  
Dry Eye Disease (DED) is one of the commonly occurring chronic disease today, affecting the vision of eye.  ...  In addition, we present a parametric evaluation of these techniques based on our identified set of parameters.  ...  II. iDEAS: A Web Based System for Dry Eye Assessment In [24] , authors have presented a web based system for dry eye disease assessment.  ... 
doi:10.25046/aj050293 fatcat:2nzmpkmbx5b5zebuqef7sjk7ny

Butterflies, Cave Spiders, Milk-Vetch, Bunchgrass, Sedges, Lilies, Checker-Mallows and Why the Prohibition Against Judicial Balancing of Harm Under the Endangered Species Act is a Good Idea

Federico Cheever
1997 Social Science Research Network  
There is, however, no question that judicial balancing is no substitute for a priority system.  ...  Originally, the above ground habitat of this area was probably a coastal dry scrubland dominated by native plants known to produce extensive root systems that may have formed the primary nutrient source  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2536565 fatcat:jlhojn3mszeg7p7r4kgdptrnii

Stance: Ideas about Emotion, Style, and Meaning for the Study of Expressive Culture by Harris M. Berger. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 2010. xxi + 167 pp. ISBN-13: 9780819568779 (cloth), 978-0819568779 (paperback)

Jan Baetens
2011 Leonardo: Journal of the International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology  
Trackulous, a web-based application, can help in this regard.  ...  In order to grasp the meaning of some of the ideas proposed, pre-requisites for a critical reading are both a sophisticated prior knowledge of the terms and philosophical ideas discussed and an easy approach  ... 
doi:10.1162/leon_r_00134 fatcat:6ejipgygdbhprfr7zyqmryyu5q
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