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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 Rahman, Azmawani and Bennett, David (2008). New technology adoption in developing countries:the role of buyer-supplier relationships. IN: UNSPECIFIED Conference papers . UNSPECIFIED.

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.

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.

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).

Adefajo, O.R., Barnes, M., Smith, A.C., Long, S.A., Trainer, D.R., Abdel-Hafez, A., Forsyth, A., Chivite-Zabalza, J., Cross, A. and Todd, R. (2008). Voltage control on an uninhabited autonomous vehicle electrical distribution system. IN: UNSPECIFIED IET conference publication series . IET.

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.

Ahmad, Farooq and Steeley, James M. (2008). Secondary market pricing behaviour around UK bond auctions. Applied Financial Economics, 18 (9), pp. 691-699.

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, Korosteleva, Julia and Mickiewicz, Tomasz (2008). Entrepreneurship in Russia. Working Paper. University College London, London (UK).

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, Michigan (US).

Aidt, Toke, Dutta, Jayasri and Sena, Vania (2008). Governance regimes, corruption and growth: theory and evidence. Journal of Comparative Economics, 36 (2), pp. 195-220.

Akinaga, Takeshi, Sugihara-Seki, Masako and Itano, Tomoaki (2008). Electrical charge effect on osmotic flow through pores. Journal of Physical Society of Japan, 77 (5),

Al-Hussainy, S., Dodson, P.M. and Gibson, Jonathan M. (2008). Pain response and follow-up of patients undergoing panretinal laser photocoagulation with reduced exposure times. Eye, 22 (1), pp. 96-99.

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

Alamino, Roberto C. and Caticha, Nestor (2008). Bayesian online algorithms for learning in discrete Hidden Markov Models. Discrete and Dontinuous Dynamical Systems: Series B, 9 (1), pp. 1-10.

Alamino, Roberto C. and Saad, David (2008). Typical kernel size and number of sparse random matrices over Galois fields: a statistical physics approach. Physical Review E, 77 (6), pp. 1-12.

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.

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: UNSPECIFIED Jolly, D. (ed.) IBIMA.

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: UNSPECIFIED Sampson, David D.; Collins, Stephen; Oh, Kyunghwan and Yamauchi, Ryozo (eds) SPIE proceedings . SPIE.

Allsop, Thomas D.P., Kalli, Kyriacos, Zhou, Kaiming, Lai, Yicheng, Smith, G., Dubov, Mykhaylo, Webb, David J. and Bennion, Ian (2008). Long period gratings written into a photonic crystal fibre by a femtosecond laser as directional bend sensors. Optics Communications, 281 (20), 5092 - 5096.

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: UNSPECIFIED 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: UNSPECIFIED Kalli, Kyriacos and Urbanczyk, Waclaw (eds) SPIE proceedings, 6990 . SPIE.

Allsop, Thomas D.P., Neal, Ron, Rehman, Saeed, Webb, David J., Mapps, Des J. and Bennion, Ian (2008). Characterization of infrared surface plasmon resonances generated from a fiber-optical sensor utilizing tilted Bragg gratings. Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 25 (4), pp. 481-490.

Amess, Kevin, Du, Jun and Girma, Sourafel (2008). Full and partial privatization in China:the labor consequences. Working Paper. University of Nottingham. (Unpublished)

Ams, Martin, Marshall, Graham D., Dekker, Peter, Dubov, Mykhaylo, Mezentsev, Vladimir, Bennion, Ian and Withford, Michael J. (2008). Investigation of ultrafast laser-photonic material interactions: Challenges for directly written glass photonics. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 14 (5), 1370 - 1388.

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). Rethinking the 'crisis of hope' in critical theory. IN: Hope: Probing the Boundaries. 2008-09-24 - 2008-09-26. (Unpublished)

Amsler, Sarah S. and Canaan, Joyce (2008). Whither critical pedagogy in the neo-liberal university today? Two UK practitioners' reflections on constraints and possibilities. Enhancing Learning in the Social Sciences, 1 (2),

Anastasakis, Leonidas, Olphert, C.W. and Wilson, J.M. (2008). Experiences in using a contingency factor-based validation methodology for spreadsheet DSS. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 59 (6), pp. 756-761.

Andrews, Jane (2008). Graduate employability, 'soft skills' versus 'hard' business knowledge:a European study. Higher Education in Europe, 33 (4), pp. 411-422.

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, Cameron, Helen and Harris, Margaret (2008). All change? Managers' experience of organizational change in theory and practice. Journal of Organizational Change Management, 21 (3), pp. 300-314.

Andrle, Miroslav and Rebollo - Neira, Laura (2008). From cardinal spline wavelet bases to highly coherent dictionaries. Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, 41 (17), p. 172001.

Ania-Castañón, Juan D., Karalekas, Vassileios, Harper, Paul and Turitsyn, Sergei (2008). Simultaneous spatial and spectral transparency in ultralong fiber lasers. Physical Review Letters, 101 (12),

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.

Archambeau, Cédric, Opper, Manfred, Shen, Yuan, Cornford, Dan and Shawe-Taylor, John (2008). Variational inference for diffusion processes. IN: UNSPECIFIED Platt, J.C.; Koller, D.; Singer, Y. and Roweis, S. (eds) Advances In Neural Information Processing Systems . Cambridge, MA (US): MIT.

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). Spatial correlations between beta-amyloid (Abeta) deposits and blood vessels in early-onset Alzheimer's disease. IN: Alzheimer's Disease in the Middle-Aged. Jeong, Hyun-Sil (ed.) Nova science.

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

Armstrong, Richard A. (2008). Visual signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease. Clinical and Experimental Optometry, 91 (2), pp. 129-38.

Armstrong, Richard A. (2008). The genetics of primary congenital glaucoma. Optometry Today, 2008 (Decemb), pp. 40-43.

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. 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.

Armstrong, Richard A., Lantos, Peter L. and Cairns, Nigel J. (2008). What determines the molecular composition of abnormal protein aggregates in neurodegenerative disease? Neuropathology, 28 (4), pp. 351-65.

Armstrong, Richard A., Syed, Anila B. and Smith, C.U.M. (2008). Density and cross-sectional areas of axons in the olfactory tract in control subjects and Alzheimer's disease:an image analysis study. Neurological Sciences, 29 (1), pp. 23-27.

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.

Asprey, Esther C. (2008). The sociolinguistic stratification of a connected speech process - The case of the T to R rule in the Black Country. Leeds Working Papers in Linguistics and Phonetics, 13 , pp. 109-140.

Azevedo, Ana, Gomezlj, Doris, Andrews, Jane, Higson, Helen and Caballero, Antonio (2008). The impact of learning outcomes in business education: assessing value, relevance and graduate ability in a multi-country study of employers and business graduates. IN: OECD Annual Conference, International Studies in Management in HE. 2008-09-08 - 2008-09-10. (Unpublished)

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Babin, S.A., Karalekas, V., Podivilov, E.V., Mezentsev, Vladimir, Harper, Paul, Ania-Castañón, Juan D. and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). Turbulent broadening of optical spectra in ultralong Raman fiber lasers. Physical Review A, 77 (3), 033803.

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.

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: UNSPECIFIED Broeng, Jes and Headley, Clifford (eds) SPIE.

Baguley, Paul, Maropoulos, Paul G. and Pease, Robert (2008). A roadmap for cost engineering in the automotive supplier sector. International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, 15 (3-4), pp. 265-283.

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.

Bailey, Clifford J. (2008). Metformin:effects on micro and macrovascular complications in type 2 diabetes. Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy, 22 (3), pp. 215-224.

Bailey, Clifford J., Barnett, Anthony H. and Petrie, John R. (2008). Value of glycaemic control in diabetes. The Lancet, 371 (9607), p. 116.

Bailey, Clifford J. and Day, Caroline (2008). Glycaemic memory. British Journal of Diabetes and Vascular Disease, 8 (5), pp. 242-247.

Bailey, David, Kobayashi, Seiji and Macneill, Stewart (2008). Rover and out? Globalisation, the West Midlands auto cluster, and the end of MG Rover. Policy Studies, 29 (3), pp. 267-279.

Bailey, David and MacNeill, Stewart (2008). The Rover Task Force:a case study in proactive and reactive policy intervention? Regional science policy and practice, 1 (1), pp. 109-124.

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.

Baines, Tim S., Benedettini, Ornella, Greenough, Richard and Lightfoot, Howard (2008). State-of-the-art in integrated vehicle health management. IN: UNSPECIFIED Dayton, OH: Society for Machinery Failure Prevention Technology.

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.

Ball, C., Davies, Stephen, Olczak, Matthew and Wilson, Christopher (2008). An evaluation of the impact upon productivity of ending resale price maintenance on books. Technical Report. Office of fair trading.

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.

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

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.

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.

Basioudis, Ilias G. (2008). The introduction of 'surprise tests' in teaching accounting. Accounting Education, 17 (2), pp. 205-208.

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.

Baxter, Judith A. (2008). Feminist Post-structuralist discourse analysis: a new theoretical and methodological approach? IN: Gender and Language Research Methodologies. Harrington, Kate; Litosseliti, Lia; Sauntson, Helen and Sunderland, Jane (eds) Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

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

Bellary, Srikanth, O'Hare, Joseph P., Raymond, Neil T., Gumber, A., Mughal, S., Szczepura, A., Kumar, Sudhesh, Barnett, Anthony H. and , UKADS Study Group (2008). Enhanced diabetes care to patients of south Asian ethnic origin (the United Kingdom Asian Diabetes Study):a cluster randomised controlled trial. The Lancet, 371 (9626), pp. 1769-1776.

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

Berry, Robert, McKenney, P.E. and Parr, F.N. (2008). Responsive systems:an introduction. IBM Systems Journal, 47 (2), pp. 197-206.

Bevilacqua, Mose, Patel, Sameer, Chaudhary, Aysha, Ye, Haitao and Jackman, Richard B. (2008). Electrical properties of aggregated detonation nanodiamonds. Applied Physics Letters, 93 (13), p. 132115.

Bhamber, R., French, C., Turitsyn, S.K., Mezentsev, V., Forysiak, W. and Nijhof, J.H.B. (2008). Lumped dispersion mapping and performance margins in existing SMF-DCF terrestrial links. Journal of Optical Networking, 7 (2), pp. 106-110.

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., 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.

Bhaumik, Sumon (2008). Interaction between formal and informal sector credit:new evidence from India. Applied Economics Letters, 15 (7), pp. 527-531.

Bhaumik, Sumon and Chakrabarty, Manisha (2008). Does move to market have an impact on earnings gap across gender? Some evidence from India. Applied Economics Letters, 15 (8), pp. 601-605.

Bhaumik, Sumon, Gangopadhyay, Shubhashis and Krishnan, Shagun (2008). Policy, economic federalism, and product market entry:the Indian experience. European Journal of Developmental Research, 20 (1), pp. 1-30.

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.

Biermann-Ruben, Katja, Kessler, Klaus, Jonas, Melanie, Siebner, Hartwig R., Bäumer, Tobias, Münchau, Alexander and Schnitzler, Alfons (2008). Right hemisphere contributions to imitation tasks. European Journal of Neuroscience, 27 (7), pp. 1843-1855.

Bissoondeeal, Rakesh (2008). Post-Bretton Woods evidence on PPP under different exchange rate regimes. Applied Financial Economics, 18 (18), pp. 1481-1488.

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). Picturing the lives of others. IN: Community, empowerment and sustainable development. Blewitt, John (ed.) Converging world series . Totnes (UK): Green books.

Blewitt, John (2008). Understanding sustainable development. Earthscan.

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 A., Latkin, Anton I. and Turitsyn, Sergei K. (2008). Passive nonlinear pulse shaping in normally dispersive fiber systems. IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 44 (12), pp. 1196-1203.

Boscolo, Sonia and Turitsyn, Sergei K (2008). Recent developments in all-optical nonlinear data processing. IN: UNSPECIFIED IEEE.

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). 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 and Blow, Keith (2008). Nonlinear loop mirror-based all-optical signal processing in fiber-optic communications. Optical Fiber Technology, 14 (4), pp. 299-316.

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

Bravi, E., Ellis, Andrew D., Mishra, Arvind K. and Cotter, D. (2008). Optical packet transmission in 42.6 Gbit/s wavelength-division-multiplexed clockwork-routed networks. Journal of Optical Networking, 7 (4), pp. 266-276.

Brewster, Christopher A (2008). Mind the gap:bridging from text to ontological knowledge. UNSPECIFIED.

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: UNSPECIFIED 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: UNSPECIFIED Andreev, Vladimir A.; Burdin, Vladimir A.; Morozov, Oleg G. and Sultanov, Albert H. (eds) Proceedings of SPIE, 7026 . SPIE.

Broughton, Susan, Alic, Nazif, Slack, Cathy, Bass, Timothy, Ikeya, Tomoatsu, Vinti, Giovanna, Tommasi, Anna Maria, Driege, Yasmine, Hafen, Ernst and Partridge, Linda (2008). Reduction of DILP2 in Drosophila triages a metabolic phenotype from lifespan revealing redundancy and compensation among DILPs. PLoS ONE, 3 (11),

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., Varma, Arup and Sharma, Tanuja (2008). Performance management in India. IN: Performance management systems. Global HRM . Abingdon (UK): Routledge.

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.

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). Community pharmacy in a commissioning-led NHS:can pharmacy compete effectively? IN: British Pharmaceutical Conference 2008. 2008-09-07 - 2008-09-09.

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.

Busse, F.H. (2008). Asymptotic theory of wall-attached convection in a horizontal fluid layer with a vertical magnetic field. Physics of Fluids, 20 (2),

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Saal, David and Parker, David (2008). Productivity and price performance in the privatised water and sewerage companies in England and Wales. IN: Developments in the economics of privatization and regulation. Crew, Michael A. and Parker, David (eds) The international library of critical writings in economics series . Cheltenham (UK): Edward Elgar.

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Shapiro, Laura R. and Solity, Jonathan (2008). Delivering phonological and phonics training within whole-class teaching. British Journal of Educational Psychology, 78 (Part 4), pp. 597-620.

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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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Small, Heather, Adams, Debra, Casey, A.L., Crosby, Cynthia T., Lambert, Peter A. and Elliott, Tom S.J. (2008). Efficacy of Adding 2% (w/v) Chlorhexidine Gluconate to 70% (v/v) Isopropyl Alcohol for Skin Disinfection Prior to Peripheral Venous Cannulation. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 29 (10), pp. 963-965.

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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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Temouri, Yama, Driffield, Nigel L. and Añón Higón, Dolores (2008). Analysis of productivity differences among foreign and domestic firms:evidence from Germany. Review of world economics, 144 (1), pp. 32-54.

Temouri, Yama, Driffield, Nigel and Añón Higón, Dolores (2008). Offshoring:a multi-country study of FDI in high-technology sectors. Working Paper. Aston University, Birmingham (UK).

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