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Epistemic Regards on Food as a Commons: Plurality of Schools, Genealogy of Meanings, Confusing Vocabularies
Commons and food are experiencing a revival in recent years and yet the links between both are almost absent in academic and political discourses. Commons are often portrayed as historical ...
Multimodal Metabolomics Combining UPLC-qToF-MS and GC-MS Data in Plasma and Brain Tissue
Metabolomic analysis of biological fluids and tissues has become an increasingly routine tool in the biological toolbox. However, challenges remain to be overcome, including developing strategies to maximise coverage of ...
Overhanging Features and the SLM/DMLS Residual Stresses Problem: Review and Future Research Need
A useful and increasingly common additive manufacturing (AM) process is the selective laser melting (SLM) or direct metal laser sintering (DMLS) process. SLM/DMLS can produce full-density metal parts from difficult ...
Heat Engines of Extraordinary Efficiency and the General Principle of their Operation
The intention of this paper is to elucidate new types of heat engines with extraordinary efficiency, more specifically to eventually focus on the author’s research into a temporary magnetic remanence ...
Citizen Science and Topology of Mind: Complexity, Computation and Criticality in Data-Driven Exploration of Open Complex Systems
Recently emerging data-driven citizen sciences need to harness increasing amount of massive data with varying quality. This paper develops essential theoretical frameworks and example models and examine its computational complexity ...

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A Brief History of Long Memory: Hurst, Mandelbrot and the Road to ARFIMA
Long memory plays an important role in many fields by determining the behaviour and predictability of systems; for instance, climate, hydrology, finance, networks and DNA sequencing. In particular, it is ...
Volatile Organic Compounds in Anatomical Pathology Wards. Comparative and Qualitative Assessment of Indoor Airborne Pollution
The impact of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) on indoor air quality and on human health is widely recognized. However, VOCs contamination in the hospitals indoor air is rarely studied and ...
An Investigation of the Composition of the Flow in and out of a Two-stroke Diesel engine and Air Consumption Ratio
The aim of this research was to investigate the mass, substances and energy flow through two-stroke low speed Diesel engines. For this reason, a zero-dimensional model of the combustion in ...
A Generic Matrix Method to Model the Magnetics of Multi-Coil Air-Cored IPT Systems
This paper deals with a generic methodology to evaluate the magnetic parameters of contactless power transfer systems. Neumann's integral has been used to create a matrix method that can model ...
Insulin Secretion with the Effect of Loureirin B through KATP Channel–Dependent Pathway
The development of new diabetes drugs continues to be explored. Loureirin B, a flavonoid, extracted from Dracaena cochinchinensis, has been confirmed to increase insulin secretion and decrease blood glucose levels. ...
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