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  • Murphy, Raegan; Cassimjee, Nafisa; Schur, Clare (Australian Academic Press, 2011-03)
    The study explored the evidence for the cross-cultural transportability of non-verbal neuropsychological tests to the South African setting. Six hundred and thirty South African first year students were assessed using the ...
  • Madden, Ronan (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2014)
    Purpose – The aim of this paper is to examine whether an information literacy course/module is an appropriate intervention during the initial months of a humanities PhD, and if there is more that can be learned from the ...
  • Mills, S.; Serrano, L. M.; O'Connor, Paula; Griffin, Carmel; Schaad, Gwenda; Bruining, Chris; Hill, Colin; Ross, R. Paul; Meijer, Wilco C. (BioMed Central, 2011-08)
    Lactobacillus plantarum LMG P-26358 isolated from a soft French artisanal cheese produces a potent class IIa bacteriocin with 100% homology to plantaricin 423 and bacteriocidal activity against Listeria innocua and Listeria ...
  • Mulcahy, Mark Brendan (University College Cork, 2013)
    This thesis examines the relationship between initial loss events and the corporate governance and earnings management behaviour of these firms. This is done using four years of corporate governance information spanning ...
  • Szakolczai, Árpád (Sage, 2013-02)
    The discussion on the nature of Eros (love as sexual desire) in Plato’s Symposium offers us special insights concerning the potential role played by love in social and political life. While about Eros, the dialogue also ...
  • Jordan, Declan (University College Cork, 2007-08)
    This thesis explores the drivers of innovation in Irish high-technology businesses and estimates, in particular, the relative importance of interaction with external businesses and other organisations as a source of knowledge ...
  • O'Kane, Assumpta M. (University College Cork, 2013)
    My Portfolio of Exploration tackles the difficult question as to whether adult mental development can be accelerated and if so how. Rooted in constructive-developmental ideas, adult mental development is explained as an ...
  • McCarthy, J. P. (Cork Historical and Archaeological Society, 1995)
    The objective of this essay is not a description of the presently unresearched, unstated and unquantified tradition of collectors, collecting and collectables in Cork; it is rather one of signposting what survives in terms ...
  • Brennan, Desmond (University College Cork, 2014)
    The overall objective of this thesis is to integrate a number of micro/nanotechnologies into integrated cartridge type systems to implement such biochemical protocols. Instrumentation and systems were developed to interface ...
  • Hartnett, Kevin John (University College Cork, 2013)
    This thesis is focused on the design and development of an integrated magnetic (IM) structure for use in high-power high-current power converters employed in renewable energy applications. These applications require low-cost, ...
  • Wieczorek, Andreas (University College Cork, 2013)
    The ever increasing demand for broadband communications requires sophisticated devices. Photonic integrated circuits (PICs) are an approach that fulfills those requirements. PICs enable the integration of different optical ...
  • Horgan, Mary; Douglas, Francis G. (Nafferton Books/ Association for the Study of the Curriculum, 1995)
    This paper examines how the Education Department at University College Cork investigated early years provision in Cork city and county; Junior Infant Classes; Montessori Schools; Playgroups over the past ten years. The ...
  • Fuchs, H.; Ball, S. M.; Bohn, B.; Brauers, T.; Cohen, R. C.; Dorn, H.-P.; Dubé, W. P.; Fry, J. L.; Häseler, R.; Heitmann, Uwe; Jones, R. L.; Kleffmann, J.; Mentel, T. F.; Müsgen, P.; Rohrer, F.; Rollins, A. W.; Ruth, Albert A.; Kiendler-Scharr, A.; Schlosser, E.; Shillings, A. J. L.; Tillmann, R.; Varma, R. M.; Venables, Dean S.; Villena Tapia, G.; Wahner, A.; Wegener, R.; Wooldridge, P. J.; Brown, S. S. (Copernicus Publications on behalf of the European Geosciences Union., 2010-01)
    NO2 concentrations were measured by various instruments during the NO3Comp campaign at the atmosphere simulation chamber SAPHIR at Forschungszentrum Julich, Germany, in June 2007. Analytical methods included photolytic ...
  • Dorn, H. P.; Apodaca, R. L.; Ball, S. M.; Brauers, T.; Brown, S. S.; Crowley, J. N.; Dubé, W. P.; Fuchs, H.; Häseler, R.; Heitmann, U.; Jones, R. L.; Kiendler-Scharr, A.; Labazan, I.; Langridge, J. M.; Meinen, J.; Mentel, T. F.; Platt, U.; Pöhler, D.; Rohrer, F.; Ruth, Albert A.; Schlosser, E.; Schuster, G.; Shillings, A. J. L.; Simpson, W. R.; Thieser, J.; Tillmann, R.; Varma, R.; Venables, Dean S.; Wahner, A. (Copernicus Publications, 2013-05-02)
    The detection of atmospheric NO3 radicals is still challenging owing to its low mixing ratios (≈ 1 to 300 pptv) in the troposphere. While long-path differential optical absorption spectroscopy (DOAS) has been a well-established ...
  • Dorn, H.-P.; Apodaca, R. L.; Ball, S. M.; Brauers, T.; Brown, S. S.; Crowley, J. N.; Dubé, W. P.; Fuchs, H.; Häseler, R.; Heitmann, U.; Jones, R. L.; Kiendler-Scharr, A.; Labazan, I.; Langridge, J. M.; Meinen, J.; Mentel, T. F.; Platt, U.; Pöhler, D.; Rohrer, F.; Ruth, Albert A.; Schlosser, E.; Schuster, G; Shillings, A. J. L.; Simpson, W. R.; Thieser, J.; Tillmann, R.; Varma, R.; Venables, Dean S.; Wahner, A. (Copernicus Publications, 2013)
    The detection of atmospheric NO3 radicals is still challenging owing to its low mixing ratios (≈ 1 to 300 pptv) in the troposphere. While long-path differential optical absorption spectroscopy (DOAS) is a well established ...
  • Sage, Colin (Elsevier, 2013-01)
    Recent experience of food price volatility in global markets encourages closer examination of the dynamics underlying the global food system and reveals a range of contingent factors. Meanwhile a common thread of many ...
  • Dunne, Michael G. (University College Cork, 2013)
    The sudden decrease of plasma stored energy and subsequent power deposition on the first wall of a tokamak due to edge localised modes (ELMs) is potentially detrimental to the success of a future fusion reactor. Understanding ...
  • Wilson, Nic; Grimes, Diarmuid; Freuder, Eugene C. (Springer, 2010-01)
    We consider Constraint Satisfaction Problems in which constraints can be initially incomplete, where it is unknown whether certain tuples satisfy the constraint or not. We assume that we can determine the satisfaction of ...
  • Buckley, Joan; Ó Tuama, Séamus (Blackwell Publishing, 2005-04)
    This paper seeks to identify and consider ethical issues relating to the international pricing of pharmaceuticals, drawing especially on liberal rights theories. It suggests why and how some of these issues might be resolved. ...