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Abd Elsalam, O H (2008). The impact of board independence and ownership structure on the timeliness of corporate internet reporting. IN: MARG Conference. 2008-01-01 - 2008-01-01.

Abd-Elsalam, Omneya and El-Segini, S (2008). Corporate governance and corporate dividend policies in Egypt. IN: American Accounting Association Annual Meeting 2008. Anaheim, 2008-08-03 - 2008-08-06.

Abd-Elsalam, Omneya and El-Segini, S (2008). The impact of board independence and ownership structure on the timeliness of corporate internet reporting of Irish listed companies. IN: Irish Accounting and Finance Association Conference. Cork, 2008-09-01 - 2008-09-03.

Abd-Elsalam, Omneya H. and El-Masry, Ahmed (2008). The impact of board independence and ownership structure on the timeliness of corporate internet reporting of Irish-listed companies. Managerial finance, 34 (12), pp. 907-918.

Abd-Elsalam, Omneya H.; El-Masry, Ahmed and El-Segini, Sabri (2008). Board composition, ownership structure and dividend policies in an emerging market: further evidence from CASE 50. Managerial finance, 34 (12), pp. 953-964.

Abdelsalam, Omneya H. and El-Masry, Ahmed (2008). The impact of board independence and ownership structure on the timeliness of corporate internet reporting of Irish-listed companies. Managerial Finance, 34 (12), pp. 907-918.

Abdelsalam, Omneya H. and El-Segini, S (2008). The impact of board independence and ownership structure on the timeliness of corporate internet reporting of Irish listed companies. IN: Irish Accounting and Finance Association Conference. 2008-09-01 - 2008-09-03.

Abdul Majid, M. (2008). The efficiency of islamic and conventional banks. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Abdul-Majid, Mariani; Saal, David S. and Battisti, Giuliana (2008). Efficiency in Islamic and conventional banking:an international comparison. Working Paper. Aston University, Birmingham (UK).

Abdul-Majid, Mariani; Saal, David S. and Battisti, Giuliana (2008). The efficiency and productivity of Malaysian banks:an output distance function approach. Working Paper. Aston University, Birmingham (UK).

Adams, Ann; Buckingham, Christopher D.; Lindenmeyer, Antje; McKinlay, John B.; Link, Carol; Marceau, Lisa and Arber, Sara (2008). The influence of patient and doctor gender on diagnosing coronary heart disease. Sociology of health and illness, 30 (1), pp. 1-18.

Adjamian, Peyman; Hadjipapas, Avgis; Barnes, Gareth R.; Hillebrand, Arjan and Holliday, Ian E. (2008). Induced gamma activity in primary visual cortex is related to luminance and not color contrast: an MEG study. Journal of Vision, 8 (7), pp. 1-7.

Ahmad, Azhar (2008). Functionalisation of ethylene-propylene rubber with glycidyl methacrylate in the presence of comonomer and in situ compatibilisation of PET/f-EPR blends. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Aidis, Ruta; Estrin, Saul and Mickiewicz, Tomasz (2008). Institutions and entrepreneurship development in Russia:a comparative perspective. Journal of Business Venturing, 23 (6), pp. 656-672.

Aidis, Ruta; Mickiewicz, Tomasz and Sauka, Arnis (2008). Growth expectations and financial performance of small businesses:evidence from Latvia. Working Paper. University College London, London (UK).

Aidis, Ruta; Mickiewicz, Tomasz and Sauka, Arnis (2008). Why are optimistic entrepreneurs successful? An application of the regulatory focus theory. Working Paper. William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan.

Al-Malaika, Sahar and Peng, X. (2008). Stabilisation of metallocene ethylene-1-octene copolymers during multiple extrusions. Polymer Degradation and Stability, 93 (9), pp. 1619-1631.

Al-Motrafi, Khalid A. (2008). Internet financial reporting in Saudi Arabia: users' perceptions and disclosures. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Alamino, Roberto C. and Saad, David (2008). Typical performance of generalised vector channels. IN: Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks, WiOpt 2008. IEEE.

Albores, Pavel and Shaw, Duncan A. (2008). Government preparedness:using simulation to prepare for a terrorist attack. Computers and Operations Research, 35 (6), pp. 1924-1943.

Ali, Habib (2008). Engineering liposomal systems to develop solubility enhancing technology. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Alias, Jamsari; Bennett, David and Hall, Matthew (2008). Transferring knowledge of manufacturing techniques in multinational corporations:preliminary findings. IN: The Third European Conference on Management of Technology. Jolly, D. (ed.) IBIMA.

Alias, Jamsari; Hall, Matthew and Bennett, David (2008). Transferring knowledge of manufacturing techniques in multi-national corporations:a review of the literature. IN: The 9th European Conference on Knowledge Management:. Harorimana, Deogratias and Watkins, David (eds) Academic Publishing.

Alix, Christophe (2008). Une étude générique du metteur en scène au théâtre:son émergence et son rôle moderne et contemporain. PHD thesis, null.

Allsop, Thomas D.P.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Zhou, Kaiming; Dubov, Mykhaylo; Lai, Yicheng; Webb, David J. and Bennion, Ian (2008). Annealing and spectral characteristics of femtosecond laser inscribed long period gratings written into a photonic crystal fibre. IN: 19th international conference on optical fibre sensors. Sampson, David D.; Collins, Stephen; Oh, Kyunghwan and Yamauchi, Ryozo (eds) SPIE proceedings . SPIE.

Allsop, Thomas D.P.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Zhou, Kaiming; Dubov, Mykhaylo; Lai, Yicheng; Webb, David J. and Bennion, Ian (2008). Annealing and spectral characteristics of femtosecond laser inscribed long period gratings written into a photonic crystal fibre. IN: 19th international conference on optical fibre sensors. Sampson, David D.; Collins, Stephen; Oh, Kyunghwan and Yamauchi, Ryozo (eds) SPIE proceedings . SPIE.

Allsop, Thomas D.P.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Zhou, Kaiming; Smith, Graham; Webb, David J.; Mezentsev, Vladimir and Bennion, Ian (2008). The spectral characteristics of femtosecond laser inscribed long period grating bend sensors written into a photonic crystal fibre. IN: 19th international conference on optical fibre sensors. Sampson, David D.; Collins, Stephen; Oh, Kyunghwan and Yamauchi, Ryozo (eds) SPIE proceedings, 7004 . SPIE.

Allsop, Thomas D.P.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Zhou, Kaiming; Smith, Graham; Yicheng, Lai; Dubov, Mykhaylo; Sugden, Kate; Webb, David J.; Bennion, Ian and Komodromos, Michael (2008). Characterisation of femtosecond laser inscribed long period gratings in photonic crystal fibre. IN: Photonic crystal fibers II. Kalli, Kyriacos and Urbanczyk, Waclaw (eds) SPIE proceedings, 6990 . SPIE.

Amsler, Sarah S. (2008). Cultural colonialism. IN: Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology Online. Ritzer, George (ed.) Blackwell.

Amsler, Sarah S. (2008). Higher education reform in Kyrgyzstan: the politics of neoliberal agendas in theory and practice. IN: Structure and Agency in the Neo-liberal University. Shumar, Wesley and Canaan, Joyce E. (eds) Routledge Research in Education . Routledge.

Amsler, Sarah S. (2008). 'Hope'. IN: Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology Online. Ritzer, George (ed.) Blackwell.

Amsler, Sarah S. (2008). Pedagogy against dis-utopia: from conscientization to the education of desire. Current Perspectives in Social Theory, 25 , pp. 291-325.

Andrews, Jane; Booth, Malcolm; Halstead, Alison and Higson, Helen E. (2008). Relevant and rigorous? The work-study balance conundrum in foundation degrees: an exploratory study. IN: British Academy of Management conference 2008. 2008-09-10 - 2008-09-11. (Unpublished)

Andrews, Jane; Higson, Helen E. and Booth, Malcolm (2008). Learning through doing:the development of employability competencies through work-based learning within foundation degrees. IN: HE Academy Business, Management, Accountancy and Finance Subject Centre. 2008-04-01 - 2008-04-01. (Unpublished)

Andrews, Rick L.; Currim, Imran S.; Leeflang, Peter and Lim, Jooseop (2008). Estimating the SCAN*PRO model of store sales: HB, FM or just OLS? International Journal of Research in Marketing, 25 (1), pp. 22-33.

Ania-Castañón, Juan D. and Turitsyn, Sergei (2008). Unrepeatered transmission through ultra-long fiber laser cavities. Optics communications, 281 (23), 5760–5763.

Ania-Castañón, Juan D. and Turitsyn, Sergei (2008). Unrepeatered transmission through ultra-long fiber laser cavities. Optics Communications, 281 (23), 5760–5763.

Aponte Moreno, Marco A (2008). Metaphors in Hugo Chávez's political discourse:conceptualizing nation, revolution and opposition. UNSPECIFIED.

Aponte-Moreno, Marco and Herrera, Natalia (2008). Everyday use of Spanish among bilingual teachers in New York City and their attitudes toward the language. Ll journal, 3 (1),

Argyriou, Evmorfia and Arnott, D (2008). Online retailing: On the primacy of goals in consumers' evaluations of retail websites. IN: Proceedings of the 22nd Service Conference and Workshop. Harrow Business School, London, 9-8 November.

Armstrong, Kathy; Bailey, David; de Ruyter, Alex; Mahdon, Michelle and Thomas, Holli (2008). Auto plant closures, policy responses and labour market outcomes:a comparison of MG Rover in the UK and Mitsubishi in Australia. Policy Studies, 29 (3), pp. 343-355.

Armstrong, Richard A. (2008). Clustering and periodicity of neurofibrillary tangles in the upper and lower cortical laminae in Alzheimer's disease. Folia Neuropathologica, 46 (1), pp. 26-31.

Armstrong, Richard A. (2008). Lichen competition: two-dimensional warfare in slow motion. Microbiologist, 2008 , pp. 27-31.

Armstrong, Richard A. (2008). Spatial correlations between beta-amyloid (A beta) deposits and blood vessels in familial Alzheimer's disease. Folia Neuropathologica, 46 (4), pp. 241-248.

Armstrong, Richard A. (2008). The interface between Alzheimer's disease, normal aging, and related disorders. Current Aging Science, 1 (2), pp. 122-132.

Armstrong, Richard A. (2008). The spatial patterns of beta-amyloid (Abeta) deposits and neurofibrillary tangles (NFT) in late-onset sporadic Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's Disease Research Journal, 1 (4), pp. 267-278.

Armstrong, Richard A. and Eperjesi, Frank (2008). Data analysis methods in optometry Part 8: Principal components analysis (PCA) and factor analysis (FA). Optometry Today, 2008 (March), pp. 40-44.

Aryee, Samuel and Budhwar, Pawan (2008). Human resource management and organizational performance. IN: Strategic human resource management. Butler, Michael J.R. (ed.) London (UK): CIPD.

Aryee, Samuel; Katou, Anastasia A.; Daniels, C. and Budhwar, Pawan (2008). Issues in SHRM and the way forward. IN: Strategic human resource management. London (UK): CIPD.

Aryee, Samuel; Sun, Li-Yun; Chen, Zhen X.G. and Debrah, Yaw A. (2008). Abusive supervision and contextual performance:The mediating role of emotional exhaustion and the moderating role of work unit structure. Management and Organization Review, 4 (3), pp. 393-411.

Aspinall, David; Hofmann, Martin and Konečný, Michal (2008). A type system with usage aspects. Journal of Functional Programming, 18 (2), pp. 141-178.

Aykaç, D. Selcen Ö.; De Kervenoael, Ronan; Kasap, Nihat and Eryarsoy, Enes (2008). Mobile phone and e-government in Turkey:practices and technological choices at the cross-road. IN: International Conferences on Mobile Government and the Mobile Society. 2008-09-16 - 2008-09-19. (Unpublished)

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Babin, Sergei A.; Karalekas, Vassileios; Podivilov, E.V.; Mezentsev, Vladimir K.; Harper, Paul; Ania-Castañón, Juan D. and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). Characterization of ultra-long Raman fibre lasers. IN: Fiber lasers V. Broeng, Jes and Headley, Clifford (eds) SPIE.

Bailey, C.J.; Wilcock, C. and Scarpello, J.H.B. (2008). Metformin and the intestine. Diabetologia, 51 (8), pp. 1552-1553.

Bailey, Cliff J. (2008). Metformin:a multitasking medication. Diabetes and Vascular Disease Research, 5 (3), p. 156.

Bainbridge, David and Howell, Claire (2008). Intellectual property law. Law express . Longman.

Bainbridge, David I. (2008). Intellectual property 7th edition. Pearson.

Baines, T.S.; Ball, P.D.; Cooper, S.; Dawson, P.; Wilkinson, S.; Woods, M. and Kay, J.M. (2008). An exploration of policies and practices used to showcase production facilities. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, 222 (9), pp. 1181-1188.

Baker, Daniel H. (2008). Interocular suppression and contrast gain control in human vision. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Baker, Daniel H. and Graf, Erich W. (2008). Equivalence of physical and perceived speed in binocular rivalry. Journal of Vision, 8 (4), 26.1-12.

Baker, Daniel H.; Meese, Timothy S. and Hess, Robert F. (2008). Contrast masking in strabismic amblyopia: attenuation, noise, interocular suppression and binocular summation. Vision Research, 48 (15), pp. 1625-1640.

Bakker, Elmer; Zheng, Jurong; Knight, Louise and Harland, Christine (2008). Putting e-commerce adoption in a supply chain context. International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 28 (4), pp. 313-330.

Ball, Peter; Love, Douglas and Albores, Pavel (2008). Financial evaluation in supply chain design using enterprise simulation. IN: Proceedings of POMS 19th Annual Conference. 2008-05-09 - 2008-05-12.

Barbati, Giulia; Porcaro, Camillo; Hadjipapas, Avgis; Adjamian, Peyman; Pizzella, Vittorio; Romani, Gian Luca; Seri, Stefano; Tecchio, Franca and Barnes, Gareth R. (2008). Functional source separation applied to induced visual gamma activity. Human Brain Mapping, 29 (2), pp. 131-141.

Barbosa, H.; Hine, A.V.; Brocchini, S.; Slater, N.K.H. and Marcos, J.C. (2008). Affinity partitioning of plasmid DNA with a zinc finger protein. Journal of Chromatography A, 1206 (2), pp. 105-112.

Barillec, Remi L. (2008). Bayesian data assimilation. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Bartlett, Hannah E. and Eperjesi, Frank (2008). Nutritional supplementation for type 2 diabetes: a systematic review. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 28 (6), pp. 503-523.

Bartlett, Hannah E. and Eperjesi, Frank (2008). A randomised controlled trial investigating the effect of lutein and antioxidant dietary supplementation on visual function in healthy eyes. Clinical Nutrition, 27 (2), pp. 218-227.

Bartlett Eperjesi, Hannah (2008). The effect of lutein and antioxidant dietary supplementation on contrast sensitivity in age-related macular disease. Agro Food Industry Hi-Tech, 19 (2), pp. 64-65.

Bascoul, Ganael; Schmitt, Julien and Rasolofoarison, Dina (2008). Disentangle contextual and permanent individual motivations:an application to shopping behavior. IN: 37th European Marketing Academy conference. 2008-05-27 - 2008-05-30.

Basioudis, I G; De Lange, P; Suwardy, T and Wells, P (2008). Accounting students' perceptions of a learning management system: An international comparison. IN: Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference. 2008-07-06 - 2008-07-08. (Unpublished)

Basioudis, Ilias G.; Papakonstantinou, E. and Geiger, M.A. (2008). Audit fees, non-audit fees and auditor going-concern reporting decisions in the United Kingdom. Abacus, 44 (3), pp. 284-309.

Battisti, G; Iona, A and Fu, X (2008). The diffusion of innovative practices in the service sector: Evidence from UK establishments. IN: Proceedings of 8th Global Conference on Business and Economics. 2008-10-18 - 2008-10-19.

Bayry, Jagadeesh; Tchilian, Elma Z.; Davies, Matthew N.; Forbes, Emily K.; Draper, Simon J.; Kaveri, Srini V.; Hill, Adrian V.S.; Kazatchkine, Michel D.; Beverley, Peter C.L.; Flower, Darren R and Tough, David F. (2008). In silico identified CCR4 antagonists target regulatory T cells and exert adjuvant activity in vaccination. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 105 (29), pp. 10221-10226.

Becker, Bettina and Pain, Nigel (2008). What determines industrial R&D expenditure in the UK? Manchester School, 76 (1), pp. 66-87.

Belal, Ataur R. (2008). Corporate social responsibility reporting in developing countries:the case of Bangladesh. Corporate Social Responsibility . Ashgate.

Belal, Ataur R. and Foster, Catherine S. (2008). Business management, accountancy and finance (BMAF) annual conference ABS 2-4 May 2007 Conference Report:Good Practice Guide in Learning and Teaching Vol 5. IN: Good Practice Guide in Learning and Teaching. Birmingham, UK: Aston University.

Bencomo, Nelly; France, Robert and Blair, Gordon (2008). Second international workshop on models@run.time. IN: Models in software engineering. Giese, Holger (ed.) Lecture notes in computer science . Berlin (DE): Springer.

Bencomo, Nelly; Grace, Paul; Flores, Carlos; Hughes, Danny and Blair, Gordon (2008). Genie:supporting the model driven development of reflective, component-based adaptive systems. IN: Proceedings : ICSE '08 proceedings of the 30th international conference on software engineering. New York, NY (US): ACM.

Benedettini, Ornella; Baines, Tim S.; Lightfoot, Howard and Greenough, Richard M. (2008). State of the art in vehicle health management. IN: Third world conference on Production and Operations Management POM (Manufacturing Fundamentals: Necessity and Sufficiency). 2008-08-05 - 2008-08-08. (Unpublished)

Bennett, David (2008). Global logistics concerns. IN: Logistics engineering handbook. Don Taylor, G. (ed.) Boca Raton, FL (US): CRC Press.

Bennett, David J. and Nunes, B.T.S. (2008). Green operations:diagnosing environmental initiatives in the automotive industry. IN: Manufacturing fundamentals : necessity and sufficiency. Amasaka, Kakuro; Matsui, Yoshiki; Matsuo, Hirofumi and Morita, Michiya (eds) Tokyo (JP): UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Bhamber, R.S.; Latkin, A I; Boscolo, Sonia and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). All-optical TDM to WDM signal conversion and partial regeneration using XPM with triangular pulses. IN: 34th European Conference on Optical Communication, 2008. ECOC 2008. IEEE.

Bhamber, Ranjeet S; Latkin, A I; Boscolo, Sonia and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). All-optical TDM to WDM signal conversion and partial regeneration using XPM with triangular pulses. IN: 34th European Conference on Optical Communication, 2008. ECOC 2008. IEEE.

Bhamber, Ranjeet S.; Boscolo, Sonia; Turitsyn, Sergei K.; Shtyrina, O.V. and Fedoruk, Mikhail P. (2008). Multi-parametric transmission performance optimisation of N x 20 Gbit/s WDM RZ-DPSK submarine systems. IN: 13th International Conference on Laser Optics 2008. Saint Petersburg, 2008-06-23 - 2008-06-26. (Unpublished)

Bhamber, Ranjeet S.; Latkin, Anton I.; Boscolo, Sonia and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). TDM-WDM all-optical signal converter with partial regeneration based on XPM with triangular pulses. IN: 13th International Conference on Laser Optics 2008. Saint Petersburg, 2008-06-23 - 2008-06-26. (Unpublished)

Bhattacharyya, Gargi S. (2008). Dangerous brown men:exploiting sex, violence and feminism in the 'war on terror'. Zed.

Biermann-Ruben, Katja; Jonas, Melanie; Kessler, Klaus; Siebner, Hartwig Roman; Bäumer, Tobias; Schnitzler, Alfons and Münchau, Alexander (2008). Observing repetitive finger movements modulates response times of auditorily cued finger movements. Brain and Cognition, 68 (1), pp. 107-113.

Binder, Mario; Gust, Peter and Clegg, Ben (2008). The importance of collaborative frontloading in automotive supply networks. Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, 19 (3), pp. 315-331.

Björkman, Ingmar; Budhwar, Pawan S.; Smale, Adam and Sumelius, Jennie (2008). Human resource management in foreign-owned subsidiaries:China versus India. International Journal of Human Resource Management, 19 (5), pp. 964-978.

Blewitt, John (2008). Introduction. IN: Community, empowerment and sustainable development. Blewitt, John (ed.) Converging world series . Totnes (UK): Green books.

Bocij, Paul; Greasley, Andrew and Hickie, Simon (2008). Business information systems:technology, development and management in the E-business. Financial Times/Prentice Hall.

Bolsmann, Chris H. and Miller, Henry (2008). International student recruitment to universities in England: discourse, rationales and globalisation. Globalisation, Societies and Education, 6 (1), pp. 75-88.

Bolsmann, Chris H. and Miller, Henry (2008). International student recruitment: South African rationales. Journal of Higher Education in Africa, 6 (2/3), pp. 211-231.

Bonander, Nicklas; Ferndahl, Cecilia; Mostad, Petter; Wilks, Martin D.B.; Chang, Celia; Showe, Louise; Gustafsson, Lena; Larsson, Christer and Bill, Roslyn M. (2008). Transcriptome analysis of a respiratory Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain suggests the expression of its phenotype is glucose insensitive and predominantly controlled by Hap4, Cat8 and Mig1. BMC Genomics, 9 (365),

Borg, Simon and Burns, Anne (2008). Integrating grammar in adult TESOL classrooms. Applied Linguistics, 29 (3), pp. 456-482.

Boscolo, Sonia and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). Dissipative nonlinear structures in fiber optics. IN: SIAM conference on nonlinear waves and coherent structures. Roma, 2008-07-21 - 2008-07-24.

Boscolo, Sonia and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). Dissipative nonlinear structures in fiber optics. IN: SIAM conference on nonlinear waves and coherent structures. 2008-07-21 - 2008-07-24.

Boscolo, Sonia and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). Nonlinear optical pulse transformations in fibre-based systems. IN: Workshop Nonlinear Physics: Theory and Experiment V. Gallipoli, 2008-06-12 - 2008-06-21.

Boscolo, Sonia and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). Novel approaches in nonlinear optical fibre-based signal processing. IN: International Conference on Photonics in Switching, 2008. PS 2008. IEEE.

Boscolo, Sonia; Turitsyn, Sergei K.; Latkin, Anton I. and Bhamber, Ranjeet (2008). Recent progress in nonlinear fiber-based optical pulse shaping and manipulation. IN: 17th International Laser Physics Workshop. Trondheim, 2008-06-30 - 2008-07-04.

Boscolo, Sonia; Turitsyn, Sergei K.; Latkin, Anton I. and Bhamber, Ranjeet (2008). Recent progress in nonlinear fiber-based optical pulse shaping and manipulation. IN: 17th International Laser Physics Workshop. 2008-06-30 - 2008-07-04.

Bratel, A-S (2008). Prediction, volatility and complexity of financial markets:a move-based approach. Masters thesis, Aston University.

Broderick, Terence and Boscolo, Sonia (2008). Simple eye-closure penalty estimate for amplitude noise-degraded signals. IN: Optical transmission, switching, and subsystems VI. Kitayama, Ken-ichi; Ghiggino, Pierpaolo C.; Roberts, Kim and Su, Yikai (eds) SPIE proceedings . SPIE.

Broderick, Terence and Boscolo, Sonia (2008). Simple eye-closure penalty estimate for amplitude noise-degraded signals. IN: Optical transmission, switching, and subsystems VI. Kitayama, Ken-ichi; Ghiggino, Pierpaolo C.; Roberts, Kim and Su, Yikai (eds) SPIE proceedings . SPIE.

Broderick, Terence; Boscolo, Sonia and Slater, Brendan (2008). Bit-error rate performance of 20 Gbit/s WDM RZ-DPSK non-slope matched submarine transmission systems. IN: Optical technologies for telecommunications 2007. Andreev, Vladimir A.; Burdin, Vladimir A.; Morozov, Oleg G. and Sultanov, Albert H. (eds) Proceedings of SPIE, 7026 . SPIE.

Broderick, Terence; Boscolo, Sonia and Slater, Brendan (2008). Bit-error rate performance of 20 Gbit/s WDM RZ-DPSK non-slope matched submarine transmission systems. IN: Optical technologies for telecommunications 2007. Andreev, Vladimir A.; Burdin, Vladimir A.; Morozov, Oleg G. and Sultanov, Albert H. (eds) Proceedings of SPIE, 7026 . SPIE.

Brown, James (2008). Interpreting "D.I.Y." documents:severance, release, trusts, certainty, vesting and undue influence. Conveyancer and Property Lawyer, 72 , pp. 336-345.

Buckingham, Chris D.; Adams, Ann and Mace, Chris (2008). Cues and knowledge structures used by mental-health professionals when making risk assessments. Journal of mental health, 17 (3), pp. 299-314.

Budhwar, Pawan S.; Woldu, Habte and Ogbonna, Emmanuel (2008). A comparative analysis of cultural value orientations of Indians and migrant Indians in the USA. International Journal of Cross Cultural Management, 8 (1), pp. 79-105.

Burcher, P; Lee, G L and Waddell, D (2008). Quality initiative challenges: Australia and Britain. IN: Proceedings of POMS 19th Annual Conference. 2008-05-09 - 2008-05-12.

Burke, L.; Androutsos, C.; Jogia, J.; Byrne, P. and Frangou, S. (2008). The Maudsley Early Onset Schizophrenia Study:The effect of age of onset and illness duration on fronto-parietal gray matter. European Psychiatry, 23 (4), pp. 233-236.

Burns, Anne and Moore, Stephen (2008). NESB accountants and professional communication. Prospect, 23 (2), pp. 47-59.

Burns, Anne and Moore, Stephen (2008). Questioning in simulated accountant-client consultations:exploring implications for ESP teaching. English for Specific Purposes, 27 (3), pp. 322-337.

Burns, Anne; Paltridge, Brian and Wigglesworth, Gillian (2008). Review of doctoral research in second-language teaching and learning in Australia (2003–2006). Language Teaching, 41 (2), pp. 273-293.

Bush, Joe; Langley, Christopher A.; Jesson, Jill K. and Wilson, Keith A. (2008). Developing the public health function of locum pharmacists under the auspices of the new pharmacy contract. IN: British Pharmaceutical Conference 2008. 2008-09-07 - 2008-09-09.

Bush, Joseph (2008). Pharmacy and public health: examining the link between strategy and practice. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Butler, Michael and West, Michael (2008). Team-based organisations for competitive advantage. IN: Strategic human resource management. Aston Centre for Human Resources, (ed.) London (UK): CIPD.

Butler, Michael J.R. (2008). Neuromarketing and the perceptions of knowledge. Journal of Consumer Behaviour, 7 (4/5), pp. 415-419.

Butler, Michael J.R. and West, Michael A. (2008). Climate and teamwork. IN: Strategic human resource management. Aston Centre for Human Resources, (ed.) London (UK): CIPD.

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Calinescu, Radu C. (2008). Implementation of a generic autonomic framework. IN: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems. ICAS 2008. Greenwood, D. (ed.) IEEE.

Calinescu, Radu C. (2008). Towards a generic autonomic architecture for legacy resource management. IN: Innovations and Advanced Techniques in Systems, Computing Sciences and Software Engineering. Elleithy, Khaled (ed.) (NL): Springer.

Campbell, Darren; Mann, Aisling; Ross, Gareth; Hunt, Olivia and Tighe, Brian (2008). The effect of care solutions on the bulk and surface properties of soft contact lenses. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye, 31 (5), pp. 256-257.

Campbell, Darren and Tighe, Brian (2008). Zwitterionic and charge-balanced (polyampholyte) copolymer hydrogels. IN: SmartMat 2008 and IWOFM-2 Conference. 2008-04-01. (Unpublished)

Campbell, Darren and Tighe, Brian (2008). Zwitterionic and charge-balanced polyampholyte copolymer hydrogels. Advanced Materials Research, 55-57 , pp. 729-732.

Cardall, Martin (2008). Contact lenses and sport. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Carroll, Malcolm C. (2008). An examination of organisational issues in third sector organisations which undertake nonviolent direct action. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Castro, Olga (2008). Género y traducción:elementos discursivos para una reescritura feminista. Lectora, 14 , pp. 285-301.

Chandraprakaikul, Watcharavee; Baines, Tim S. and Lim, Roland Y.G. (2008). Strategic global supply chain positioning. IN: Third world conference on Production and Operations Management POM (Manufacturing Fundamentals: Necessity and Sufficiency). 2008-08-05 - 2008-08-08. (Unpublished)

Chapko, R. and Johansson, B.T. (2008). An alternating potential based approach for a Cauchy problem for the Laplace equation in a planar domain with a cut. Computational Methods in Applied Mathematics, 8 (4), pp. 315-335.

Chapko, Roman and Johansson, B. Tomas (2008). An alternating boundary integral based method for a Cauchy problem for the Laplace equation in semi-infinite regions. Inverse Problems and Imaging, 2 (3), pp. 317-333.

Cheng, X. (2008). UK industrial firms' dept decision under monetary policy transmission. Masters thesis, Aston University.

Chisnall, Peter C. (2008). Solid-supported boronic acid conjugates for sugar and glycopeptide recognition. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Choudhury, Khujesta (2008). Dietary enrichment by almond supplementation: effects on risk factors for cardiovascular disease. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Chung, M.C.; Berger, Z.; Jones, R. and Rudd, H. (2008). Posttraumatic stress and co-morbidity following myocardial infarction among older patients:the role of coping. Aging and Mental Health, 12 (1), pp. 124-133.

Clegg, Ben and Binder, Mario (2008). Managing the dynamic configuration of enterprises. IN: Encyclopedia of networked and virtual organisations. Putnik, Goran D. and Cruz-Cunha, Maria M. (eds) Hershey, PA (US): IGI Global.

Clegg, Ben T. and Shaw, Duncan A. (2008). Using process-oriented holonic (PrOH) modelling to increase understanding of information systems. Information Systems Journal, 18 (5), pp. 447-477.

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Heitmar, Rebekka (2008). Retinal and systemic vascular function in health and disease: the effect of smoking and coronary artery disease. PHD thesis, Aston University.

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Sivaraksa, Mingmanas and Lowe, David (2008). Predictive gene lists for breast cancer prognosis: a topographic visualisation study. BMC Medical Genomics, 1 (1), pp. 1-8.

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Telci, Dilek; Wang, Zhuo; Li, Xiaoling; Verderio, Elisabetta A.M.; Humphries, Martin J.; Baccarini, Manuela; Basaga, Huveyda and Griffin, Martin (2008). Fibronectin-tissue transglutaminase matrix rescues RGD-impaired celladhesion through syndecan-4 and β integrin co-signaling. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 283 (30), pp. 20937-20947.

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Wheeldon, Laura J. (2008). Studies on clostridium difficile. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Whittle, Jon; Sawyer, Pete; Bencomo, Nelly and Cheng, Betty H.C. (2008). A language for self-adaptive system requirements. IN: International Workshop on Service-Oriented Computing: Consequences for Engineering Requirements, 2008. SOCCER '08. IEEE.

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Zhang, Zuxing; Zhan, Li; Xu, Kun; Wu, Jian; Xia, Yuxing and Lin, Jintong (2008). Multiwavelength fiber laser with fine adjustment, based on nonlinear polarization rotation and birefringence fiber filter. Optics letters, 33 (4), pp. 324-326.

Zhou, Cissy C.; Ahmad, Shakil; Mi, Tiejuan; Abbasi, Shahrzad; Xia, Lingwei; Day, Mary-Clare; Ramin, Susan M.; Ahmed, Asif; Kellems, Rodney E. and Xia, Yang (2008). Autoantibody from women with preeclampsia induces soluble Fms-like tyrosine kinase-1 production via angiotensin type 1 receptor and calcineurin/nuclear factor of activated T-cells signaling. Hypertension, 51 (4), pp. 1010-1019.

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Zhou, K; Chen, X; Lai, Yicheng; Sugden, K; Zhang, Lin and Bennion, I (2008). Highly thermally responsive hybrid in-fiber slab waveguide grating structure with a plastic core and a silica cladding. IN: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO). Optical Society of America.

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Zhou, Qin (2008). Enhancing creativity in a general work environment : the role of problem-solving demand. PHD thesis, Aston University.

Zilz, Thomas R. (2008). Evaluating the potential neurotoxicity of hexanedione isomers:an in vitro approach. PHD thesis, Aston University.

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