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1998

Noisy fitness evaluation in genetic algorithms and the dynamics of learning

Rattray, M. & Shapiro, J., 2 Apr 1998, Foundations of genetic algorithms: 4th workshop : revised papers. Belew, R. & Vose, M. (eds.). San Francisco: Morgan Kaufmann, Vol. 4. p. 117-139 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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Fitness
Genetic Algorithm
Evaluation
Batch
Gaussian Noise

Non-zero mean Gaussian process prior wind field models

Cornford, D., 1998, Birmingham: Aston University, 16 p.

Research output: Working paperTechnical report

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Polynomials

Novel repair action of vitamin C upon in vivo oxidative DNA damage

Cooke, M. S., Evans, M. D., Podmore, I. D., Herbert, K. E., Mistry, N., Mistry, P., Hickenbotham, P. T., Hussieni, A., Griffiths, H. R. & Lunec, J., 20 Nov 1998, In : FEBS Letters. 439, 3, p. 363-367 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ascorbic Acid
DNA Damage
Repair
Antioxidants
DNA

Nucleoside diphosphate kinase and Cl--sensitive protein phosphorylation in apical membranes from ovine airway epithelium

Muimo, R., Banner, S. J., Marshall, L. J. & Mehta, A., Feb 1998, In : American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology. 18, 2, p. 270-8 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nucleoside-Diphosphate Kinase
Phosphorylation
Sheep
Guanosine Triphosphate
Epithelium

On models for magnetic field line diffusion

Spatschek, K. H., Eberhard, M. A. & Friedel, H., 1998, In : Physicalia Magazine. 20, 2, p. 85-93 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnetic Field
Control of Chaos
Hamiltonian Structure
Line
Nonlinear Dynamics

On the action of the anti-absence drug ethosuximide in the rat and cat thalamus

Leresche, N., Parri, H. R., Erdemli, G., Guyon, A., Turner, J. P., Williams, S. R., Asprodini, E. & Crunelli, V., 1 Jul 1998, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 18, 13, p. 4842-53 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ethosuximide
Thalamus
Geniculate Bodies
Cats
Neurons

On the annealed VC entropy for margin classifiers: A statistical mechanics study

Opper, M., 18 Dec 1998, Advances in Kernel Methods - Support vector learning. Scholkopf, B., Burges, C. J. C. & Smola, A. J. (eds.). Cambridge, MA: MIT, p. 117-126 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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hyperplanes
classifiers
normal density functions
statistical mechanics
margins

On the properties of bit string-based measures of chemical similarity

Flower, DR., May 1998, (Unpublished) In : Journal of Chemical Information and Computer Sciences. 38, 3, p. 379-386 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecules

On the q=1/2 non-extensive maximum entropy distribution

Rebollo - Neira, L., Plastino, A. & Fernandez-Rubio, J., 15 Sep 1998, In : Physica A. 258, 3-4, p. 458-465 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Nonextensive Entropy
Maximum Entropy
entropy
applications of mathematics
Null Space

Ontogeny of hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) and its receptor (c-met) in human placenta: reduced HGF expression in intrauterine growth restriction

Somerset, D. A., Li, X-F., Afford, S., Strain, A. J., Ahmed, A., Sangha, R. K., Whittle, M. J. & Kilby, M. D., Oct 1998, In : American Journal of Pathology. 153, 4, p. 1139-47 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-met
Hepatocyte Growth Factor
Placenta
Growth
Messenger RNA

Optical activity in photorefractive Bi12TiO20

Shamonina, E., Kamenov, V., Ringhofer, K. H., Cedilnik, G., Kiessling, A., Kowarschik, R. & Webb, D. J., 15 Jan 1998, In : Optics Communications. 146, 1-6, p. 62-68 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

optical activity
Crystals
crystals
Photoelasticity
Piezoelectricity

Optical in-fiber Bragg grating sensor systems for medical applications

Rao, Y-J., Webb, D. J., Jackson, D. A., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., Jan 1998, In : Journal of Biomedical Optics. 3, 1, p. 38-44 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Medical applications
Fiber Bragg gratings
Bragg gratings
fibers
sensors

Oxidation of erythrocyte glutathione by monocytes stimulated with interleukin-6   : analysis by 1H spin echo NMR

Spickett, C. M., Smith, W. E., Reglinski, J., Wilson, R. & Walker, J. J., 23 Feb 1998, In : Clinica Chimica Acta. 270, 2, p. 115-124 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glutathione
Monocytes
Interleukin-6
Oxidative stress
Erythrocytes

Parallel texts in translation

Schäffner, C., Sep 1998, Unity in diversity: Recent trends in translation studies. Bowker, L., Cronin, M., Kenny, D. & Pearson, J. (eds.). Manchester: St Jerome Publishing, p. 83-90 8 p. (Current trends in translation studies).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

international agreement
tourist
genre
instruction
Teaching

Pathways, Pyramids and Icebergs: mapping the links between dissatisfaction and complaints

Mulcahy, L. & Tritter, J. Q., Nov 1998, In : Sociology of health and illness monograph series. 20, 6, p. 825-847 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ice Cover
complaint
National Health Programs
charter
health service

Photorefractive subharmonics - a beam-coupling effect?

Pedersen, H. C., Johansen, P. M. & Webb, D. J., 1 May 1998, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America B. 15, 5, p. 1528-1532 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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recording
nonlinearity
gratings
configurations
crystals

Poesía española <<fin de siglo>> la experiencia y otros fantasmas poéticos

Translated title of the contribution: Spanish Poetry "End of the century": Spanish Poetry "End of the The experience and other poetic ghostsMedina, R., Oct 1998, In : Revista de estudios hispánicos. 32, 3, p. 597-612 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poland's protracted transition: institutional change and economic growth, 1970-1994 by Kazimierz Z. Poznanski

Mickiewicz, T., Apr 1998, In : Slavonic and East European review. 76, 2, p. 379-380 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Power dependence of dispersion-managed solitons for anomalous, zero, and normal path-average dispersion

Berntson, A., Doran, N. J., Forysiak, W. & Nijhof, J. H. B., 15 Jun 1998, In : Optics Letters. 23, 12, p. 900-902 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solitary waves
simulation

Privatization in East Germany: a neo-institutional analysis by Herbert Brucker

Mickiewicz, T., Jul 1998, In : Slavonic and East European review. 76, 3, p. 592-594 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Probe for measuring ultrasonic fields using short in-fibre Bragg gratings

Fisher, N. E., Webb, D. J., Pannell, C. N., Jackson, D. A., Gavrilov, L. R., Hand, J. W., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 13 Aug 1998, Optical and Fiber Optic Sensor Systems. Huang, S., Bennett, K. D. & Jackson, D. A. (eds.). Beijing, China: SPIE, p. 451-456 6 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 3555).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Bragg gratings
ultrasonics
fibers
probes

Profitability in Australian enterprises

Feeny, S. & Rogers, M., 1998, (Unpublished) Australia: Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, 35 p. (Melbourne Institute working paper; no. 21/98).

Research output: Working paper

Firm profitability
Profitability
Persistence

Psychological distress and burnout among buddies: demographic, situational and motivational factors

Claxton, R. P. R., Catalan, J. & Burgess, A. P., May 1998, In : Aids Care: Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of Aids-Hiv . 10, 2, p. 175-190 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

burnout
Demography
Psychology
Motivation
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

Pupillary dilatation and driving in diabetic patients

Jude, E. B., Ryan, B., O'Leary, B. M., Gibson, J. M. & Dodson, P. M., Feb 1998, In : Diabetic Medicine. 15, 2, p. 143-7 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glare
Dilatation
Visual Acuity
Contrast Sensitivity
Tropicamide

Qualification for professional translators: translation in language teaching versus teaching translation

Schäffner, C., Sep 1998, Translation and language teaching: language teaching and translation. Malmkjaer, K. (ed.). Manchester: St Jerome Publishing, p. 117-133 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Random field models and priors on wind

Cornford, D., 13 Mar 1998, Birmingha: Aston University, 19 p.

Research output: Working paperTechnical report

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vorticity
divergence
ocean

Recent progress in high-bit-rate applications of four-wave-mixing in SOAs

Nesset, D., Kelly, A. E., Marcenac, D. D., Wonfor, A. & Stephens, M. F. C., 2 Nov 1998, p. 4/1-4/6. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

four-wave mixing
demultiplexing
optical switching
light amplifiers
wavelengths

Recognition times of different views of 56 depth-rotated objects: a note concerning Verfaillie and Boutsen (1995)

Boutsen, L., Lamberts, K. & Verfaillie, K., Jul 1998, In : Perception and Psychophysics. 60, 5, p. 900-907 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Requisite IS management knowledge and skills construct: A survey

Shi, N. & Bennett, D. J., Jan 1998, In : SIGCPR newsletter. 19, 1, p. 3-19 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

knowledge management
senior executive
career
literature

Research and development, intangible assets and the performance of large Australian companies

Bosworth, D. L. & Rogers, M., Jan 1998, (Unpublished) Australia: Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, 38 p. (Melbourne Institute Working Paper; no. 2/98).

Research output: Working paper

Intangible assets
Market value
Expenditure
Diversification
Tobin's Q
Restriction Mapping
Salmonella enterica
Disease Outbreaks
DNA
DNA Restriction Enzymes

Retinal changes associated with tamoxifen treatment for breast cancer

Murray, D. C. & Gibson, J. M., 1998, In : Eye. 12 (Pt 3a), p. 485-6 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Self-consistent mode coupling and the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang equation with spatially correlated noise

Chattopadhyay, A. K. & Bhattacharjee, J. K., 15 Apr 1998, In : Europhysics Letters. 42, 2, p. 119-123 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coupled modes
predictions

Separate colour-opponent mechanisms underlie the detection and discrimination of moving chromatic targets

Willis, A. & Anderson, S. J., 22 Dec 1998, In : Proceeding of the Royal Society: Series B. 265, 1413, p. 2435-41 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Color
Luminance
color
Color vision
wavelength

Service acculturation: how managers can influence employees' service delivery

Farrell, A. M. & Souchon, A. L., 1998.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Short in-fibre Bragg gratings for measuring MHz ultrasonic fields

Fisher, N. E., Webb, D. J., Pannell, C. N., Jackson, D. A., Gavrilov, L. R., Hand, J. W., Zhang, L. & Bennion, I., 18 Jun 1998, European Workshop on Optical Fibre Sensors. Culshaw, B. & Jones, J. D. C. (eds.). SPIE, p. 255-259 5 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 3483).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Signal representation for compression and noise reduction through frame-based wavelets

Rebollo - Neira, L., Constantinides, A. G. & Stathaki, T., Mar 1998, In : IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. 46, 3, p. 587-597 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Noise abatement
Inverse problems

Simultaneous demultiplexing and clock recovery using a single electroabsorption modulator in a novel bi-directional configuration

Phillips, I., Gloag, A., Moodie, D. G., Doran, N., Bennion, I. & Ellis, A., 1 May 1998, In : Optics Communications. 150, 1-6, p. 101-105 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electroabsorption modulators
Demultiplexing
demultiplexing
Phase locked loops
clocks

Simultaneous strain and temperature measurement using an integrated fibre Bragg grating/extrinsic Fabry-Perot sensor

Liu, T., Fernando, G. F., Zhang, L., Bennion, I., Rao, Y. & Jackson, D. A., Jul 1998, Sensory Phenomena and Measurement Instrumentation for Smart Structures and Materials. Claus, R. O. & Spillman, Jr., W. B. (eds.). SPIE, p. 324-331 8 p. (SPIE proceedings; vol. 3330).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Fabry-Perot Interferometer
Fabry-Perot interferometers
Strain Measurement
Fabry-Perot
strain measurement

Sodium current in rat and cat thalamocortical neurons: role of a non-inactivating component in tonic and burst firing

Parri, H. R. & Crunelli, V., 1 Feb 1998, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 18, 3, p. 854-67 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Cats
Sodium
Neurons
Electrodes
Geniculate Bodies

Soliton collisions with wavelength-division multiplexed systems with strong dispersion management

Niculae, A. M., Forysiak, W., Gloag, A. J., Nijhof, J. H. B. & Doran, N., Sep 1998, In : Optics Letters. 23, 17, p. 1354-1356 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

division
solitary waves
collisions
wavelengths
frequency shift

Some barriers to strategic change in traditional small manufacturing enterprises

Eassom, M., Link, D. & Baines, T. S., 1998, [Proceedings of the 5th European Operations Management Association conference]. p. 171-176 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Spatial distribution of diffuse, primitive, and classic amyloid-beta deposits and blood vessels in the upper laminae of the frontal cortex in Alzheimer disease

Armstrong, R. A., Cairns, N. J. & Lantos, P. L., Dec 1998, In : Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders. 12, 4, p. 378-383 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amyloid Plaques
Frontal Lobe
Blood Vessels
Alzheimer Disease
Amyloid

Structural determinants for binding to CGRP receptors expressed by human SK-N-MC and Col 29 cells: Studies with chimeric and other peptides

Poyner, D. R., Soomets, U., Howitt, S. G. & Langel, U., 26 Aug 1998, In : British Journal of Pharmacology. 124, 8, p. 1659-1666 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide Receptors
Peptides
Radioligand Assay
Structure-Activity Relationship
Neuroblastoma

Structured neural network modelling of multi-valued functions for wind retrieval from scatterometer measurements

Evans, D. J., Cornford, D. & Nabney, I. T., 22 Oct 1998, Birmingham: Aston University, 8 p.

Research output: Working paperTechnical report

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scatterometer
probability density function
modeling
method

Surface roughness reduction and diffraction efficiency optimisation for e-beam written phase masks

Liu, X., Thoms, S., Aitchison, J. S., De La Rue, R. M., Williams, J. A. R., Everall, L. A. & Bennion, I., Mar 1998, In : Microelectronic Engineering. 41-42, p. 199-202 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diffraction efficiency
Masks
surface roughness
masks
Surface roughness

Switching Attention without Shifting the Spotlight: Object-Based Attentional Modulation of Brain Potentials

Valdes-sosa, M., Bobes, M. A., Rodriguez, V. & Pinilla, T., 1 Jan 1998, In : Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 10, 1, p. 137-151

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evoked Potentials
Color
Brain
Direction compound

Synthesis, crystal structure and magnetic properties of bis[μ-bis(3-pyridin-2- yl)-1,2,4-triazole-N',N1,N2] bis[triaqua nickel(II)] tetranitrate

Van Koningsbruggen, P. J., Gluth, M. W., Ksenofontov, V., Walcher, D., Schollmeyer, D., Levchenko, G. & Gütlich, P., 15 May 1998, In : Inorganica Chimica Acta. 273, 1-2, p. 54-61 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nickel
Magnetic properties
Crystal structure
nickel
magnetic properties

Tarmacademy

Shipton, H., Shackleton, V. & Gillespie, M., 8 Jan 1998, In : People Management. 4, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Technology transfer and competitive operations: the valuation and collaboration questions

Bennett, D., Vaidya, K. & Zhao, H., 1998, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Technology transfer
Machine tools
Industry