D., talks about resilience and sustainability in an interview by the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA).
April 13, 2017: A summary of my talk at King's College London has become available online.
May 23, 2017: I participated in a panel of experts meeting on urban sustainability organized by the United States National Science Foundation (NSF) in Arlington, Virginia.
We discussed research proposals for international collaborative projects to address critical challenges in urban sustainability through transdisciplinary co-creation in research and innovation.
, "Digitalizing Innovation in Japan: The Development of Smart Cities and Implications for Business, Policy, and Sustainability in Asia-Pacific," Contemporary Japan Speaker Series Part 3, London Asia Pacific Centre for Social Science, King's College London, London, United Kingdom, February 2 (2017).
April 1, 2017: My appointment as Visiting Scholar has been extended at the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Research Institute.
": Exploring identity through a micro-ethnographic analysis of lunchtime interactions with four Somali third grade students Koshy, Seena Smitha (2013) Differences between bacterial chemotaxis receptor signaling states revealed by a novel hydrogen exchange mass spectrometry approach Kumar, Akshat (2013) Exploiting domain structure in multiagent decision-theoretic planning and reasoning Kustigian, Brett M (2013) Mission Driven Educational Leadership---Does It Matter?
Examining the Correlations Between District Mission and Student Achievement Labbe, Nicole Jeanne (2013) Determining detailed reaction kinetics for nitrogen- and oxygen-containing fuels Labrador, Angela M (2013) Shared heritage: An anthropological theory and methodology for assessing, enhancing, and communicating a future-oriented social ethic of heritage protection La France, Denise La Voie (2013) Systems of accountability as a technology of governmentality: Policy, preparation, and inclusive practice Laguilles, Jerold S (2013) What kind of alumni do low-income students become?
The equity exchange theory of marketing Ruane, Sinead G (2013) Coaching the self: Identity work(ing) and the self-employed professional Ryan, Kelly C (2013) Investigation of the structure/function relationship in nickel containing superoxide dismutase Samanta, Satamita (2013) Hybrid push: A mechanistic model for initial transcription common to all RNA polymerases Sarkar, Sreela (2013) Technology and modernity at the boundaries of global Delhi Schneebaum, Alyssa (2013) The economics of same-sex couple households: Essays on work, wages, and poverty Schulze, Joshua (2013) Supporting the persuasive writing practices of English language learners through culturally responsive systemic functional linguistic pedagogy Schupack, Sara (2013) Circle and lines: Complexities of learning in community Seda-Irizarry, Ian J (2013) The political economy of cultural production: Essays on music and class Sehgal, Ray Mohan (2013) Coarse-Grained Modeling of the Phase Behavior of Thermodynamically Small Particle Assemblies Sen, Shiraj (2013) Bridging the gap between autonomous skill learning and task-specific planning Sharma, Navin Kumar (2013) Designing distributed systems for intermittent power Sharma, Upendra (2013) Elastic resource management in cloud computing platforms Shea, Christine A (2013) Using a mixture IRT model to understand English learner performance on large-scale assessments Shen, Erica Yibei (2013) Effects of chronic administration of THC on MDMA-induced physiological, behavioral, and neurochemical alterations Sherpa, Mingma Norbu (2013) Conservation governance and management of Sagarmatha (Mt. Titus, Janel (2013) Regulation of Eg5 and TPX2 during mammalian mitosis Torner, Evan (2013) The race-time continuum: Race projection in DEFA genre cinema Trabal-Del Valle, Jorge M (2013) Data quality assessment and rainfall estimation using dense radar networks Tran, Thanh T.Karsts represent hotspots of diversity and endemism, but are under-represented in protected areas and under significant threat.With many species only occurring on a single site, the lack of protection and research means that the loss of each karst represents an incalculable loss of biodiversity.EVOG-16015 "Maximising the Value of Second-Life Batteries for a Smarter Demand-Side Management in Hong Kong: Cloud Energy Storage System Based on Big Data," Na Jiao (University of Cambridge), Steve Evans (University of Cambridge), and (City University of Hong Kong).May 5, 2017: I had an opportunity to give a distance lecture on innovation for smart cities to the students taking the course on Urbanisation Issues in the Asia Pacific Region at the School of Global, Urban and Social Studies in the RMIT University in Melbourne, kindly arranged by Dr. Our discussion touched upon a wide range of issues, reflecting the diversity in understanding the concept of smart cities, such as the implications of introducing photovoltaics for cooperation among households and the potential benefits and risks in collecting and utilizing an increasing amount of data concerning various dimensions of energy, housing, and transportation. Ali Kharrazi, one of the former students I have supervised for Ph.Yet mainstream legal academics have often greeted it with ambivalence.They have not predictably viewed it as a resource for addressing questions within their substantive fields; it is often treated as a novel academic pastime rather than an instrument for addressing practical problems.May 15, 2017: Our proposal for the International Competition on Second Life for Retired Batteries from Electric Vehicles has been selected as one of the top 5 finalists.The championship will be held in Hong Kong on 25 June.Amoroso, Jon William (2014) Reactive Probes for Manipulating Polyketide Synthases, and Photoreactive Probes for Strained Alkyne Click Chemistry Bayram, Armagan (2014) Stochastic dynamic optimization models for societal resource allocation Becker, Georg Tobias (2014) Intentional and unintentional side-channels in embedded systems Biddle, Amy Sanders (2014) Anaerobic microbes and communities in the context of soil and the equine digestive tract Clark, Daniel E (2014) Roosting, site fidelity, and food sources of urban gulls in massachusetts: Implications for protecting public water supplies Colvin, Kimberly F (2014) Effect of automatic item generation on ability estimates in a multistage test Conway, Leslie C (2014) Biophysical studies of axonal transport Crocker, Jillian M (2014) Contours of workplace resistance: Organization, collaboration, and recognition De George, Joan (2014) Individual differences in psychotherapy change among ethnic minority patients Della Pelle, Andrea M (2014) Design and syntheses of donor-acceptor dyads and triads for improved light harvesting in organic photovoltaics Dharmasiri, Kanchuka N (2014) Transgressing space and subverting hierarchies: a comparative analysis of street theatre groups in Sri Lanka, India, and the United States Dong, Jia (2014) Mass spectrometry methods for studying protein-metal binding Earnest, Evan J (2014) Investigating the role of hydromechanical coupling in shallow, fractured rock aquifers Ercan, Ilke (2014) Heat dissipation bounds for nanocomputing: Methodology and applications Feild, Jacqueline L (2014) Improving text recognition in images of natural scenes Fielding, Peter G (2014) The traditional vocal repertoire of nova scotia: A classification of pitch space Gummeson, Jeremy (2014) Exploiting energy harvesting for passive embedded computing systems Gu, Xiaodan (2014) Self-assembly of block copolymers by solvent vapor annealing, mechanism and lithographic applications He, Fei (2014) Development of capillary-driven microfludic biosensors for food safety and quality assurance Huston, Samuel (2014) Indexing proximity-based dependencies for information retrieval Javed, Nauman (2014) Interpreting sensor information in large-scale distributed cyber-physical systems Jelaca, Dijana (2014) The genealogy of dislocated memory: Yugoslav cinema after the break Kirakosian, Katharine Vickers (2014) Curious monuments of the simplest kind: Shell midden archaeology in Massachusetts (1868-2008) Kirlin, Phillip B (2014) A probabilistic model of hierarchical music analysis Laverty, Nicklaus (2014) Imperial janus: Patterns of governance in the western borderlands of the tsarist empire Laws, Holly (2014) Modeling Dyadic Attunement: Physiological Concordance in Newly Married Couples and Alliance Similarity in Patient-Therapist Dyads Li, Kai (2014) Discrete parity-time symmetric nonlinear Schrodinger lattices Madeiras, Angela M (2014) Identification and Epidemiological Features of Important Fungal Species Causing Sooty Blotch on Apples in the Northeastern United States Moseley, Dana Lynn (2014) Vocal performance in songbirds: Territorial defense and the development of male song and female mating preferences Narayana, Manjunath (2014) Probabilistic models for motion segmentation in image sequences O'Fallon, Kevin S (2014) The inflammatory response to acute muscle injury Peller, Sarah (2014) The ability of early reading measures administered in first grade to predict fourth grade reading comprehension for Puerto Rican students in English immersion Peng, Bo (2014) Theory and simulations of polyelectrolyte complexes Rana, Julie (2014) Boundary divisors in the moduli space of stable quintic surfaces Rodriguez Ayala, Idalia Aracely (2014) Loss of cell surface alpha Gal during catarrhine evolution: Possible implications for the evolution of resistance to viral infections and for Oligocene lineage divergence Sasaki, Jeffer Eidi (2014) Development and validation of accelerometer-based activity classification algorithms for older adults: A machine learning approach Simmons, Jeffrey C (2014) Methods of engine degradation assessment in the time-scale domain Souza Hogan, Maria Leda (2014) Novels of decolonization in modernity: Malambo, Um defeito de cor, and Fe en disfraz Sterner, Elizabeth Surles (2014) Photocleavable junctions in complex polymer architectures and photoetchable thermoplastics Stoppel, Whitney L (2014) 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scanned book collections Yildiz, Muslum (2014) Allosteric regulation of Dengue virus type-2 protease Zhou, Yuping (2014) Structural analysis of proteins by covalent labeling and mass spectrometric detection Abbasov, Ganisher D (2013) Evaluation of a split-root nutrition system to optimize nutrition of basil Abdul Hamid, Abd Malek (2013) Effect of total awake time on drivers' performance and evaluation of training interventions to mitigate effects of total awake time on drivers' performance Abdullah Matta, Allia (2013) Uncovering the covered word and image: Framing a Blackwoman's Diasporan stage-space Abunnasr, Maria B (2013) The making of Ras Beirut: A landscape of memory for narratives of exceptionalism, 1870-1975 Abunnasr, Yaser (2013) Climate change adaptation: A green infrastructure planning framework for resilient urban regions Akpinar, Handan (2013) Molecular crystal assembly of organic radicals and biradicals Albertine, Jennifer M (2013) Understanding the links between human 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