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Okay for Sound? The reception of the Talkies in Britain 1928-1932
(Edinburgh University Press, 2020-05)
The arrival of the talkies in Britain evoked mixed responses. While popular audiences enthusiastically embraced Hollywood musicals like the Al Jolson hit The Singing Fool (1928), the literati were often scathing of ...
Development and Performance Evaluation of a Connected Vehicle Application Development Platform (CVDeP)
(Transportation Research Board, 2020-01-12)
Connected vehicle (CV) application developers need a development platform to build, test and debug real-world CV applications, such as safety, mobility, and environmental applications, in edge-centric cyber-physical ...
Intersection SPaT Estimation by means of Single-Source Connected Vehicle Data
Current traffic management systems in urban networks require real-time estimation of the traffic states. With the development of in-vehicle and communication technologies, connected vehicle data has emerged as a new data ...
Cinema Memories: A People’s History of Cinema-going in 1960s Britain
The Complexity of Otherness: Anthropological contributions to robots and AI
(Oxford University Press, 2020-05-01)
The chapter explores anthropological contribution to robotics and AI.
Rhythm in Acousmatic Music
(Cambridge University Press, 2020-08-01)
'Rhythm' is often equated with 'metered pulse'; as the latter is often eschewed by contemporary music, including acousmatic music, this is often assumed to mean an absence of rhythm. This article proposes that, in fact, ...
Out-of-plane compressive response of additively manufactured cross-ply composites
(Cambridge University Press, 2020)
Digital manufacturing was employed to 3D print continuous Carbon, Glass and Kevlar fibre reinforced composites in Unidirectional (UD) [0°], Off-axis ±45° and Cross-ply [0°/90°] layup sequence. These 3D printed composites ...
The Business of Robots and AI
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2020-01-01)
The paper studies the involvement of business in the development of ethics for robots and AI
Feasibility Study of Using Thermal Simulator to Observe Metallurgical Aspects of Welded Duplex Stainless Steel
This study focused on using thermal cycle simulator to investigate the metallurgical modifications that occur during welding of austenitic stainless steel type 304L and duplex stainless steel alloy type 2205. Thermal cycle ...
Interval type-2 fuzzy multi-attribute decision-making approaches for evaluating the service quality of Chinese commercial banks
In today’s world, with increased competition, the service quality of Chinese commercial banks is recognized as a major factor that is responsible for enhancing competitiveness. Therefore, it is necessary to evaluate and ...