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  • Rabiee, Ali; Ghasemnejad, Hessammaddin (Scientific Research Publishing, 2017-01)
    The present paper reviews crushing process of fibre-reinforced polymer (FRPs) composites tubular structures. Working with anisotropic material requires consideration of specific parameter definition in order to tailor a ...
  • Coleman, Sarah; Bourne, Mike (Association for Project Management, 2018-10-18)
    This research has sought to draw out project leadership competences from the perspective of practising project leaders, aspiring project leaders, heads of profession, project sponsors and clients. The aim of this research ...
  • Beavis, D.; Strank, R. H. D.; Leamon, T. B. (College of Aeronautics, 1964-07)
    Summary System synthesis and analysis procedures were used to arrive at various conclusions about separation of functions, allocation of functions and, interface designs in a power station.
  • The College of Aeronautics Transport Short Course, Transport Short Course (College of Aeronautics, 1968)
    An integral part of the two week transport short course was a group project study by course members, applying material presented on the course to a practical problem in transport systems analysis. Airport location in ...
  • College of Aeronautics, Transport Short Course (College of Aeronautics, 1969)
    Introduction 1.1.1 This is a project report written by the members of the College of Aeronautics short course held between 24th February and 7th March, 1969. 1.1.2 An Interim Report was presented by the Planning ...
  • Lupson, Jonathan (Cranfield University, 2003-08)
    This thesis reviews the literature on project sponsorship, competence and accountability in the public sector. It adopts a systematic review methodology, which aims to find, evaluate, analyse and synthesize literature on ...
  • Smith, Pete; Smith, Jo; Wattenbach, Martin; Meyer, Jeannette; Lindner, Marcus; Zaehle, Sönke; Hiederer, Roland; Jones, Robert J. A.; Montanarella, Luca; Rounsevell, Mark; Reginster, Isabelle; Kankaanpää, Susanna (Agricultural Institute of Canada, 2006)
    Forests are a major land use in Europe, and European forest soils contain about the same amount of carbon as is found in tree biomass. Changes in the size of the forest soil carbon pool could have significant impacts on ...
  • Siddiqui, Muhammad Zeeshan; Khan, Sohaib Zia; Khan, Muhammad Ali; Khan, Kamran Ahmed; Shahzad, Majid; Nisar, Salman; Noman, Danish (Springer, 2017-03-09)
    In this paper, a novel application of Finite Element Update Method (FEUM) is proposed for the inverse identification of material constitutive parameters in transversely isotropic laminates. Two-dimensional Digital Image ...
  • Kontis, Konstantinos (Cranfield University, 1997-10)
    An experimental study has been performed at M∞=8.2 and Re∞/cm=93000 to examine: 1. The effect of strakes on the aerodynamic characteristics and performance on slender elliptic cone missile configurations. Some information ...
  • Lee-Kelley, Liz (Cranfield University School of Management, 2011-03-01)
  • Lilly, M. T.; Ihekwoaba, S. C.; Ogaji, S. O. T.; Probert, S. D. (Elsevier, 2007-09)
    In Nigeria, a major problem is the corrosion of the external surfaces of such pipelines, which are not usually adequately safeguarded during construction. A cathodic protection system should be applied to the pipeline ...
  • Kgoroeadira, Reabetswe (Cranfield University, 2010-08)
    Background and Purpose: Governments and policy makers continue to look to entrepreneurship as a vehicle to economic development. This is informed by the perception shared by governments and policy makers that entrepreneurship ...
  • Cook, M.; Angus, Andrew; Gottberg, Annika; Smith, Richard; Longhurst, Philip J. (2007-06-01)
    In a world of declining prices for manufactured goods and increased global competition, many manufacturers have developed a range of services that complement and in certain instances replace traditional products, in an ...
  • Rowland, Linda (Cranfield University, 1997-02)
    By the next decade, 5.1 percent of the British population will be over the age of eighty years. Women will make up over half of this figure. Finding ways of helping elderly women to maintain good health and therefore ...
  • Awan, Sajjad Zahoor; Chandler, Jake O.; Harrison, Peter J.; Sergeant, Martin J.; Bugg, Timothy D.; Thompson, Andrew J. (Frontiers Media, 2017-03-01)
    Abscisic acid (ABA) inhibits seed germination and the regulation of ABA biosynthesis has a role in maintenance of seed dormancy. The key rate-limiting step in ABA biosynthesis is catalysed by 9-cis-epoxycarotenoid dioxygenase ...
  • Psoma, Sotiria D. (Cranfield University, 2009-12)
    The present project investigated and proved the concept of developing a novel BioMEMS glucose micro-biosensor using a simple one-step microfabrication process of the widely used SU-8 polymer. More specifically, the study ...
  • Adu, Cynthia; Berglund, Linn; Oksman, Kristiina; Eichhorn, Stephen J.; Jolly, Mark; Zhu, Chenchen (Elsevier, 2018-06-27)
    Paper mills yield large volumes of sludge materials which pose an environmental and economic challenge for disposal, despite the fact that they could be a valuable source for cellulose nanofibres (CNF) production. The aim ...
  • James, Stephen W.; Topliss, Stephen M.; Tatam, Ralph P. (IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics, 2012-07-01)
    The characteristics of length-apodized phase-shifted fiber optic long period gratings with full and partial nanostructured coatings have been explored theoretically and experimentally. The twin rejection bands that ...
  • Abbott, B. P.; Davies, G. S.; LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration (American Physical Society, 2016-06)
    On September 14, 2015, the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) detected a gravitational-wave transient (GW150914); we characterize the properties of the source and its parameters. The data around the ...
  • Goodger, E. M. (College of Aeronautics, 1959-11)
    An analysis is made of the properties necessary for liquid rocket propellants to give effective performance with acceptable handling. Typical propellants are examined against this requirement background, and their ...