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Stability analysis of the MAAT feeder airship during ascent and descent with wind disturbances
This paper looks into with the aerodynamic properties and stability of the feeder airship in the framework of MAAT project. FP7 MAAT project is based on the concept of two different types of airships (the cruiser and the ...
High-accuracy determination of the neutron flux at n_TOF
The neutron flux of the n_TOF facility at CERN was measured, after installation of the new spallation target, with four different systems based on three neutron-converting reactions, which represent accepted cross sections ...
General self-motivation and strategy identification : Case studies based on Sokoban and Pac-Man
In this paper, we use empowerment, a recently introduced biologically inspired measure, to allow an AI player to assign utility values to potential future states within a previously unencountered game without requiring ...
The Field : An Experiment in Levinasian Ethics
(Bloomsbury Academic, 2013-12-18)
Written with Juliette Brown. This article is written in the context of social anthropology and so self-consciously navigates the different knowledges assumed in its readership. It is an attempt at describing the history ...
Organic Chemical Characterization of Decomposing Plant Litter : A Comparison of Methods
There are two common methods to characterize organic chemical composition of decomposing plant litter, a forest products method and a forage fiber method. These methods divide litter into a few fractions based on extractions ...
The effect of ANPR Camera Settings on System Performance
Law Enforcement agencies in the UK have utilised Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) technology for several decades with a number of high profile crime detection successes. In an effort to ensure that end users are ...
The Effect of Retro-reflectivity and Reflectance of UK Number Plates on ANPR Performance
The UK police service is one of the biggest users of ANPR technology in the world and over a number of years Police Forces have reported variances in ANPR performance based upon the retro-reflectivity properties of UK ...
It takes two: The experience of stress and associated impacts upon the coach-athlete relationship in elite athletics.
Objective: To explore elite athletics coaches’ experiences of stress and its potential impact on the coach-athlete relationship. Design: A qualitative research design was employed. – underpinned by which philosophical ...
Chapter 7: Responses to health correlates and consequences.
(UK Focal Point on Drugs at Public Health England, 2013-12-16)