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  • Characterization of the Atmosphere of the Hot Jupiter HAT-P-32Ab and the M-dwarf Companion HAT-P-32B 

    Zhao, Ming; O'Rourke, Joseph G.; Wright, Jason T.; Knutson, H.; Burrows, A.S.; Fortney, J.J.; Ngo, Henry; Fulton, Benjamin J.; Baranec, Christoph; Riddle, Reed; Law, Nicholas M.; Muirhead, Philip S.; Hinkley, Sasha; Showman, A.P.; Curtis, Jason; Burruss, Rick (American Astronomical Society / IoP Publishing, 2014)
    We report secondary eclipse photometry of the hot Jupiter HAT-P-32Ab, taken with Hale/Wide-field Infra-Red Camera (WIRC) in H and KS bands and with Spitzer/IRAC at 3.6 and 4.5 μm. We carried out adaptive optics imaging of ...
  • Characterizing the shape of the lumbar spine using an active shape model: reliability and precision of the method 

    Meakin, Judith R.; Gregory, Jennifer S.; Smith, Francis W.; Gilbert, Fiona J.; Aspden, Richard M. (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2008)
    Study Design. Analysis of positional magnetic resonance images of normal volunteers. Objective. To compare the reliability and precision of an active shape model to that of conventional lordosis measurements. Summary ...
  • Chemical and isotopic architecture of the belemnite rostrum 

    Ullmann, CV; Frei, R; Korte, C; Hesselbo, Stephen P. (Elsevier, 2015-04-04)
    Macrofossil calcite is of great importance for quantitative reconstructions of palaeoenvironment and palaeoseasonality. The calcite rostra of belemnites, Jurassic to Cretaceous marine invertebrates, are especially suited ...
  • Chemical composition of zircons from the Cornubian Batholith of SW England and comparison with zircons from other European Variscan rare-metal granites 

    Breiter, K; Müller, A; Shail, RK; Simons, B (Mineralogical Society, 2016-02-16)
    Zircon from 14 representative granite samples of the late-Variscan Cornubian Batholith in SW England was analyzed for W, P, As, Nb, Ta, Si, Ti, Zr, Hf, Th, U, Y, La, Ce, Pr, Nd, Sm, Gd, Dy, Er, Yb, Al, Sc, Bi, Mn, Fe, Ca, ...
  • A chemical model for the atmosphere of hot Jupiters 

    Venot, O; Hébrard, E; Agùndez, M; Dobrijevic, M; Selsis, F; Hersant, F; Iro, N; Bounaceur, R (EDP Sciences, 2012-10-05)
    Our purpose is to release a chemical network, and the associated rate coefficients, developed for the temperature and pressure range relevant to hot Jupiters atmospheres. Using this network, we study the vertical atmospheric ...
  • Chemical solver to compute molecule and grain abundances and non-ideal MHD resistivities in prestellar core collapse calculations 

    Marchand, P; Masson, J; Chabrier, G; Hennebelle, P; Commerçon, B; Vaytet, N (EDP Sciences, 2016-06-04)
    We develop a detailed chemical network relevant to the conditions characteristic of prestellar core collapse. We solve the system of time-dependent differential equations to calculate the equilibrium abundances of molecules ...
  • Chemically specific imaging and in-situ chemical analysis of articular cartilage with stimulated Raman scattering 

    Mansfield, Jessica; Moger, Julian; Green, Ellen; Moger, C; Winlove, C. Peter (Wiley-VCH Verlag, 2013-01-10)
    Stimulated Raman scattering (SRS) has been applied to unstained samples of articular cartilage enabling the investigation of living cells within fresh tissue. Hyperspectral SRS measurements over the CH vibrational region ...
  • Chemico mechanical imaging of Barrett's oesophagus 

    Palombo, F; Madami, M; Fioretto, D; Nallala, J; Barr, H; David, A; Stone, N (Wiley-VCH Verlag, 2016)
    Barrett’s oesophagus is a condition characterized by a change in the lining of the oesophagus that markedly increases the risk of adenocarcinoma. We demonstrate the first site-matched application of Brillouin microscopy, ...
  • Chemico-mechanical imaging of Barrett’s oesophagus 

    Palombo, F; Madami, M; Fioretto, D; Nallala, J; Barr, H; David, A; Stone, N (Wiley-VCH Verlag, 2016-04-19)
    Barrett’s oesophagus is a condition characterized by a change in the lining of the oesophagus that markedly increases the risk of adenocarcinoma. We demonstrate the first site-matched application of Brillouin microscopy, ...
  • Chevron folding patterns and heteroclinic orbits 

    Dodwell, T; Budd, C; Chakhchoukh, A; Kuske, R (Elsevier, 2016)
    We present a model of multilayer folding in which layers with bending stiffness EI are separated by a very stiff elastic medium of elasticity k2 and subject to a horizontal load P. By using a dynamical systems analysis ...
  • Chimera states in networks of phase oscillators: the case of two small populations 

    Panaggio, Mark J.; Abrams, Daniel M.; Ashwin, Peter; Laing, Carlo R. (Arxiv.org, 2015-08-12)
    Chimera states are dynamical patterns in networks of coupled oscillators in which regions of synchronous and asynchronous oscillation coexist. Although these states are typically observed in large ensembles of oscillators ...
  • Chimera states in two populations with heterogeneous phase-lag 

    Martens, EA; Bick, C; Panaggio, MJ (AIP Publishing, 2016-09)
    The simplest network of coupled phase-oscillators exhibiting chimera states is given by two populations with disparate intra- and inter-population coupling strengths. We explore the effects of heterogeneous coupling ...
  • CHIMPS: the 13CO/C18O (J = 3 → 2) Heterodyne Inner Milky Way Plane Survey 

    Rigby, AJ; Moore, TJT; Plume, R; Eden, DJ; Urquhart, JS; Thompson, MA; Mottram, JC; Brunt, CM; Butner, HM; Dempsey, JT; Gibson, SJ; Hatchell, J; Jenness, T; Kuno, N; Longmore, SN; Morgan, LK; Polychroni, D; Thomas, H; White, GJ; Zhu, M (Oxford University Press, 2016-03-01)
    We present the 13CO/C18O (J = 3 → 2) Heterodyne Inner Milky Way Plane Survey (CHIMPS) which has been carried out using the Heterodyne Array Receiver Program on the 15 m James Clerk Maxwell Telescope (JCMT) in Hawaii. The ...
  • Chitosan amphiphile coating of peptide nanofibres reduces liver uptake and delivers the peptide to the brain on intravenous administration. 

    Lalatsa, A; Schätzlein, Andreas G.; Briggs, M; Godfrey, L; Iannitelli, A; Uchegbu, Ijeoma F.; Garrett, Natalie; Moger, Julian; Freeman, Jay (Elsevier, 2015-01-10)
    The clinical development of neuropeptides has been limited by a combination of the short plasma half-life of these drugs and their ultimate failure to permeate the blood brain barrier. Peptide nanofibres have been used to ...
  • Chloroplasts play a central role in plant defence and are targeted by pathogen effectors 

    de Torres, M; Littlejohn, George; Jayaraman, S; Studholme, David J.; Bailey, Trevor C.; Lawson, T; Delfino, L; Licht, D; Truman, W; Bölter, B; Mansfield, J; Tillich, M; Smirnoff, Nicholas; Grant, Murray (Nature Publishing Group, 2015-06-01)
    Microbe associated molecular pattern (MAMP) receptors in plants recognize MAMPs and activate basal defences; however a complete understanding of the molecular and physiological mechanisms conferring immunity remains elusive. ...
  • The chronology and kinematics of late Palaeozoic deformation in the NW contact metamorphic aureole of the Land's End Granite 

    Hughes, S.P.; Strickland, R.J.; Shail, R.K.; LeBoutillier, N.G.; Alexander, A.C.; Thomas, M. (The Ussher Society, 2009)
    A structural investigation of coastal exposures between Cape Cornwall and Pendeen Watch, in the NW contact metamorphic aureole of the Land’s End Granite, has confirmed a similar deformation chronology as in a reference ...
  • Circularly polarized colour reflection from helicoidal structures in the beetle Plusiotis boucardi 

    Jewell, Sharon A.; Vukusic, Peter; Roberts, N. W. (Institute of Physics and Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft, 2007)
    A detailed optical study of the iridescent outer-shell of the beetle Plusiotis boucardi has revealed a novel microstructure which controls both the polarization and wavelength of reflected light. A previously unreported ...
  • Civil structure condition assessment by FE model updating: Methodology and case studies 

    Brownjohn, James; Xia, Pin-Qi; Hao, H; Xia, Y (Elsevier, 2001-09-01)
    Development of methodology for accurate and reliable condition assessment of civil structures has become increasingly important. In particular, the finite element (FE) model updating method has been successfully used for ...
  • A class of exactly solvable models for the Schrodinger equation 

    Downing, C.A. (Springer Verlag, 2013)
    We present a class of confining potentials which allow one to reduce the one-dimensional Schroodinger equation to a named equation of mathematical physics, namely either Bessel's or Whittaker's differential equation. In ...
  • A class of invisible inhomogeneous media and the control of electromagnetic waves 

    Vial, B; Liu, Y; Horsley, SAR; Philbin, TG; Hao, Y (American Physical Society, 2016)
    We propose a general method to arbitrarily manipulate an electromagnetic wave propagating in a two-dimensional medium, without introducing any scattering. This leads to a whole class of isotropic spatially varying permittivity ...