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    • Triangular Silver Nanoparticles Synthesis: Investigating Potential Application in Materials and Biosensing 

      Rodriquez, Laura G.; Lanzagorta Garcia, Eduardo; Mojicevic, Marija; Devine, Declan M.; Brennan-Fournet, Margaret (MDPI, 2023-07-11)
      Triangular silver nanoplates (TSNPs) exhibit unique optical and antimicrobial properties due to their shape, sharp edges, and vertices. In this study, TSNPs were incorporated into biopolymer blends (bacterial cellulose ...
    • Synthesis and characterisation of hydrogels based on poly (N-vinylcaprolactam) with diethylene glycol diacrylate 

      Halligan, Elaine; Tie, Billy Shu Hieng; Colbert, Declan Mary; Alsaadi, Mohamad; Zhuo, Shuo; Keane, Gavin; Geever, Luke M. (MDPI, 2023-05)
      Poly (N-vinylcaprolactam) is a polymer that is biocompatible, water-soluble, thermally sensitive, non-toxic, and nonionic. In this study, the preparation of hydrogels based on Poly (N-vinylcaprolactam) with diethylene ...
    • Electrospun drug-loaded and gene-loaded nanofibres: the holy grail of glioblastoma therapy? 

      Louis, Lynn; Chee, Bor Shin; McAfee, Marion; Nugent, Michael J.D. (MDPI, 2023-06-03)
      To date, GBM remains highly resistant to therapies that have shown promising effects in other cancers. Therefore, the goal is to take down the shield that these tumours are using to protect themselves and proliferate ...
    • D7.13. Annual Communication and Outreach Report - 2nd Report 

      RUN EU+. Regional University Network Plus (Technological University of the Shannon (TUS), Ireland and Polytechnic of Leiria (IPL), Portugal, 2023-09-30)
      The RUN-EU PLUS digital content is hosted on the parent RUN-EU website to maximise dissemination throughout an already established network of users associated with RUN-EU. The branding utilised also follows that of the ...
    • D7.7. First FOREU2 Report. Practices and measures taken/to be taken to ensure the mainstreaming of the gender dimension in R&I long-term strategies 

      RUN EU+. Regional University Network Plus (Technological University of the Shannon Midlands Midwest (TUS) and Polytechnic of Leiria (IPSL) Portugal, 2023-09)
      This joint deliverable aims at addressing the issue of Gender Equality in R&I via case studies taken from 16 H2020 SwafS projects awarded to European University Alliances. The purpose is to share measures (already implemented ...
    • D7.5. Sustainability strategy - 1st version. 

      RUN EU+. Regional University Network Plus (Polytechnic of Leiria (IPL) and Technological University of the Shannon: Midlands Midwest (TUS), Ireland, 2023-09)
      With a strong focus on building strong partnerships, and effective exploitation of project outcomes, the sustainability strategy for the RUN-EU PLUS project includes actions to be undertaken during the project (version 1, ...
    • D7.3. Best Practices Annual Report - 2nd Report 

      RUN EU+. Regional University Network Plus (Technological University of the Shannon (TUS), Ireland and Polytechnic of Leiria (IPL), Portugal, 2023-09-30)
      This deliverable is the second of a series of three reports, following on from D7.2, the first Best Practice Annual Report of the RUN-EU PLUS project. The report summarises best practices utilised by the RUN-EU PLUS project ...
    • D6.4. Strategy for Innovation Report. 

      RUN EU+. Regional University Network Plus (Technological University of the Shannon Midlands Midwest/Széchenyi István University (SZE), Hungary., 2023-09-30)
      This RUN-EU PLUS deliverable document outlines the development of the necessary innovation supports and platforms which will support the strengthening of academic-business co-operation for the RUN European University. This ...
    • D6.2. Innovation Capacity Report. 

      RUN EU+. Regional University Network Plus (Technological University of the Shannon Midlands Midwest/Széchenyi István University (SZE), Hungary, 2023-09-30)
      A key impact of the RUN-EU PLUS project is the development of inter-regional Research & Innovation (R&I) models designed to deliver on societal transformation requirements, within the framework of the relevant Smart ...
    • D5.5 Annual Report on the Implementation of the Open Science Skills training. 

      RUN-EU+. Regional University Network Plus (NHL Stendent University of Applied Sciences (NHL Stenden), The Netherlands and Voralberg University of Applied Sciences (FHV), Austria, 2023-09)
      RUN-EU PLUS is a strategy integrated into the Regional European Network European University (RUN-EU) which was established in 2020. This European University aims to develop and promote progress in the respective regions. ...
    • Mathematical modelling of the bovine estrus cycle and an investigation into silent heat and twinning / 

      Wieteska, Malgorzata Joanna (Institute of Technology, Sligo, 2020)
    • D4.4. Researcher Career Development Framework Training Workshop Programmes - 2nd Report 

      Horizon 2020 (HAMK & other RUN-EU Plus Partners, 2023-09)
      This document describes the RUN-EU PLUS WP4 (Strengthening Human Capital) activities implemented during Year 2 of the project (from October 2022 to October 2023). The RUN-EU PLUS project work packages are strongly integrated, ...
    • Social care placement-based learning : the incorporation story / 

      Byrne, Elizabeth Anne (Lillian) (Atlantic Technological University, Sligo, 2021)
      This study provides contextual knowledge about how social care work students’ professional ontology can be supported during placement. Relativist ontology and social phenomenological epistemology allows placement to be ...
    • The Impact of Changing Work Practices in Journalism in Ireland 

      Connolly, Emer (Journalism and Media, 2024-01)
      Journalists are working in an ever-changing environment (where precarity has become commonplace). Reporters are increasingly required to multi-task, as news has become ubiquitous. This includes writing and editing copy, ...
    • Prediction of Hotspots in Injection moulding by Using Simulation, In-mould Sensors, and Machine Learning / 

      Kariminejad, Mandana; Tormey, David; O'Hara, Christopher; McAfee, Marion (IEEE, 2023-07-03)
      Injection moulding is an industrial process for the mass production of plastic components, with many parameters affecting the quality of this process. Hotspot regions in the component occur due to non-optimised process ...
    • 3D printing of photocurable resin reinforced by functionalised graphene nanoplatelets 

      Alsaadi, Mohamad; Hinchy, Eoin P.; McCarthy, Conor T.; Moritz, Vicente E.; Portela, Alexandre; Devine, Declan M. (MDPI, 2023-05-05)
      The influence of functionalised graphene nanoplatelets with melamine on the thermal and mechanical properties of a 3D-printed photopolymerisable resin is investigated. In this work, a liquid-based 3D printer and stereolithography ...
    • Older adult's and service providers' experiences of a settings-based health promotion initiative in English football 

      Jackman, Patricia C.; Lane, Aoife; Allen-Collinson, Jacquelyn; Henderson, Hannah (Oxford University Press, 2023-06-01)
      The study was undertaken to explore the experiences of older adults and service providers in a settings-based health promotion initiative in a football club. We conducted semi-structured interviews with 10 older adults ...
    • A review of the impact of sporting role model-led interventions on physical activity and sport participation of female youth 

      Kelly, Eimear; Liston, Katie; Dowd, Kieran; Lane, Aoife (Human Kinetica, 2023-09-20)
      There is a lack of evidence of on the impact of how sporting role models (SRM) influence adolescent physical activity (PA) and/or sport participation (SP) levels. The main aim of this review was to identify SRM-led ...
    • Sexual, Domestic, and Gender-based Abuse A collection of experience and opinion 

      Houghton, Frank; O’Rourke Scott, Lisa; Moran Stritch, Jennifer; Katherine Larkin4, Hazel; Heinz, Melinda (Jacobs Publishing House, 2024-01-02)
      The following five contributions, collectively, offer an exploration of various facets of societal challenges and public health issues, highlighting the need for awareness, research, and targeted interventions. The five ...
    • Boosting bacterial nanocellullose production from chemically recycled post-consumer polyethylene terephthalate 

      Da Silva Pereira, Everton Henrique; Attallah, Olivia A.; Tas, Cuneyt Erdinc; Chee, Bor Shin; Freitas, Filomena; Lanzagorta Garcia, Eduardo; McAuliffe, Michael A.P.; Mojicevic, Marija; Batista, Maria N.; Reis, Maria A.M.; Brennan Fournet, Margaret (Elsevier, 2024-04)
      The circular economy is emerging with new sustainable solutions to the ever-growing plastic waste challenge, garnering increasing attention. In this study, the possibility to modify expensive Hestrin–Schramm medium (HS) for ...