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The influence of front‐of‐pack portion size images on children's serving and intake of cereal
ackground Consumption of large portions of energy‐dense foods promotes weight gain in children. Breakfast cereal boxes often show portions much larger than the recommended serving size. Objective This experimental study ...
Molecular Verification of the UK National Collection of Cultivated Liriope and Ophiopogon Plants
A collection of cultivated Liriope and Ophiopogon plants was established in 1996–1998 and subsequently hosted at a horticultural college. Uncertainties about the identification of the accessions, compounded by potential ...
The Influence of Brand Equity Characters on Children's Food Preferences and Choices
Objectives To assess the influence of brand equity characters displayed on food packaging on children's food preferences and choices, 2 studies were conducted. Brand equity characters are developed specifically to represent ...
Benchtop NMR Spectroscopy and Spectral Analysis of the cis- and trans-Stilbene Products of the Wittig Reaction
(American Chemical Society, 2019-07-16)
Benchtop NMR spectrometers are now becoming more widely employed in university teaching laboratories. These low-field instruments are increasingly used in reaction monitoring and product purity applications. NMR spectra ...
Meeting the current situation: Tackling the coronavirus crisis - teaching children to protect themselves
(The National Association for Education Technology (Naace), 2020)
Determination of ice interface temperature, sublimation rate and the dried product resistance, and its application in the assessment of microcollapse using through-vial impedance spectroscopy
Through-vial impedance spectroscopy (TVIS) is a new approach for characterizing product attributes during freeze-drying process development. In this study, a pair of copper foil electrodes was attached to the external ...
Fostering Partnership Learning Communities: The Impact of Utilising International Student Field Trips to Facilitate and Co-Create Pedagogic Community Collaborations
(Taylor & Francis, 2020-01-16)
This article seeks to evaluate the impact of an International partnership, between De Montfort University (DMU), a UK based Higher Education (HE) institution, and Evans High School, a Community Partnership SchoolTM, located ...
Regeneration of a deactivated surface functionalised polyacrylonitrile supported Fenton catalyst for use in wastewater treatment
(Royal Society of Chemistry, 2020-03-31)
Successful attempts to regenerate a used surface functionalised nanocoated polyacrylonitrile (PAN) catalyst are described here. During use in wastewater treatment, the novel Fenton catalyst (F1) is deactivated due to iron ...
AR Games as a Potential Source of Improved Mental Wellbeing: Implications for self-help and individual support
This paper argues that augmented reality (AR) games such as Pokémon Go are beneficial in enhancing the mood and mental wellbeing of players. Whilst developed purely for entertainment purposes, AR games can offer a number ...
Seeking invention: creating an informed citizenry in the governance of security at sporting mega-events
(Taylor & Francis, 2020-03-17)
There exists a small cottage industry of case studies of mega-sporting event security at respective Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games or FIFA World Cups. This literature provides detailed accounts of the different security ...