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(University of Canterbury, 1980)The armouring process resulting from the selective transport of non-uniform sediments is experimentally examined. Aspects include the change, with time, of the bed-surface composition, the eroded material composition and ...
(2021)Untreated metal roof runoff can contribute elevated zinc and copper to receiving waterways, with associated ecotoxic impacts on the aquatic ecosystem. The majority of the metals in roof runoff are in dissolved form, which ...
(Elsevier BV, 2020)Mechanical ventilation (MV) is commonly used in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) to support breathing. Anecdotally, male infants are harder to ventilate than females. In this study, the pulmonary mechanics of 10 ...
(MDPI AG, 2021)Increasing evidence suggests that prenatal exposure to opioids may affect brain development, but limited data exist on the effects of opioid-exposure on preschool language development. Our study aimed to characterize the ...
Absorption Spectra, Defect Site Distribution and Upconversion Excitation Spectra of CaF2/SrF2/BaF2:Yb3+:Er3+ Nanoparticles (Elsevier BV, 2020)© 2020 Elsevier B.V. We report studies of the Yb3+ site distribution in Er3+ co-doped upconverting alkaline earth fluoride nanoparticles using high-resolution absorption measurements. It is found that Yb3+ single ion cubic ...