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    • A genetic programming heuristic for the one-machine total tardiness problem 

      Dimopoulos, Christos; Zalzala, Ali M.S. (1999-01-01)
      Genetic programming has rarely been applied to manufacturing optimisation problems. In this report we investigate the potential use of genetic programming for the solution of the one-machine total tardiness problem. ...
    • A Global Declaration on Appropriate Use of Antimicrobial Agents across the Surgical Pathway 

      Sartelli, Massimo; Kluger, Yoram S.; Ansaloni, Luca; Carlet, Jean M.; Brink, Adrian John; Hardcastle, Timothy Craig; Khanna, Ashish Kumar; Chicom-Mefire, Alain; Rodríguez-Baño, Jesús; Nathwani, Dillip; Mendelson, Meryl H.; Watkins, Richard R.; Pulcini, Céline; Beović, Bojana; May, Addison K.; Itani, Kamal M.F.; Mazuski, John E.; Fry, Donald Edmund; Coccolini, Federico; Rasxa, Kemal; Montravers, Philippe; Eckmann, C.; Abbo, L.M.; Abubakar, S.; Abu-Zidan, F.M.; Adesunkanmi, A.K.; Al-Hasan, M.N.; Althani, A.A; Ticas, J.E.A.; Ansari, S.; Ansumana, R.; Da Silva, A.R.A.; Augustin, G.; Bala, M.; Balogh, Z.J.; Baraket, O.; Bassetti, M.; Bellanova, G.; Beltran, M.A.; Ben-Ishay, O.; Biffl, W.L.; Boermeester, M.A.; Brecher, S.M.; Bueno, J.; Cainzos, M.A.; Cairns, K.; Camacho-Ortiz, A.; Ceresoli, M; Chandy, S.J.; Cherry-Bukowiec, J.R.; Cirocchi, R.; Colak, E.; Corcione, A.; Cornely, O.A.; Cortese, F.; Cui, Y.; Curcio, D.; Damaskos, D.; Dasx, K.; Delibegovic, S.; Demetrashvili, Z.; De Simone, B.; De Souza, H.P.; De Waele, J.; Dhingra, S.; Diaz, J.J.; Di Carlo, I.; Di Marzo, F.; Di Saverio, S.; Dogjani, A.; Dorj, G.; Dortet, L.; Duane, T.M.; Dupont, H.; Egiev, V.N.; Eid, H.O.; Elmangory, M.; El-Sayed Marei, H.; Enani, M.A; Escandón-Vargas, K.; Faro, M.P., Jr.; Ferrada, P.; Foghetti, D.; Foianini, E.; Fraga, G.P.; Frattima, S.; Gandhi, C.; Gattuso, G.; Giamarellou, E.; Ghnnam, W.; Gkiokas, G.; Girardis, M.; Goff, D.A.; Gomes, C.A.; Gomi, H.; Gronerth, R.I.G.; Guirao, X.; Guzman-Blanco, M.; Haque, M.; Hecker, A.; Hell, M.; Herzog, T.; Hicks, L.; Kafka-Ritsch, R.; Kao, L.S.; Kanj, S.S.; Kaplan, L.J.; Kapoor, G.; Karamarkovic, A.; Kashuk, J.; Kenig, J.; Khamis, F.; Khokha, V.; Kiguba, R.; Kirkpatrick, A.W.; Kørner, H.; Koike, K.; Kok, K.Y.Y.; Kon, K.; Kong, V.; Inaba, K.; Ioannidis, O.; Isik, A.; Iskandar, K; Labbate, M.; Labricciosa, F.M.; Lagrou, K.; Lagunes, L.; Latifi, R.; Lasithiotakis, K.; Laxminarayan, R; Lee, J.G.; Leone, M.; Leppäniemi, A.; Li, Y.; Liang, S.Y.; Liau, K.-H.; Litvin, A.; Loho, T.; Lowman, W.; Machain, G.M.; Maier, R.V.; Manzano-Nunez, R.; Marinis, A; Marmorale, C.; Martin-Loeches, I.; Marwah, S.; Maseda, E.; McFarlane, M.; De Melo, R.B.; Melotti, M.R.; Memish, Z.; Mertz, D.; Mesina, C.; Menichetti, F.; Mishra, S.K.; Montori, G.; Moore, E.E.; Moore, F.A.; Naidoo, N; Napolitano, L.; Negoi, I.; Nicolau, D.P.; Nikolopoulos, I.; Nord, C.E.; Ofori-Asenso, R.; Olaoye, I.; Omari, A.H.; Ordoñez, C.A.; Ouadii, M.; Ouedraogo, A.-S.; Pagani, L.; Paiva, J.A; Parreira, J.G.; Pata, F.; Pereira, J.; Pereira, N.R.; Petrosillo, N.; Picetti, E.; Pintar, T.; Ponce-De-Leon, A; Popovski, Z.; Poulakou, G.; Preller, J.; Guerrero, A.P; Pupelis, G.; Quiodettis, M.; Rawson, T.M.; Reichert, M.; Reinhart, K.; Rems, M.; Rello, J.; Rizoli, S.; Roberts, J.; Rubio-Perez, I.; Ruppé, E.; Sakakushev, B.; Sall, I.; Kafil, H.S.; Sanders, J.; Sato, N.; Sawyer, R.G.; Scalea, T.; Scibé, R.; Scudeller, L.; Lohse, H.S.; Sganga, G.; Shafiq, N; Shah, J.N.; Spigaglia, P.; Suroowan, S.; Tsioutis, Constantinos; Sifri, C.D.; Siribumrungwong, B.; Sugrue, M.; Talving, P.; Tan, B.K.; Tarasconi, A.; Tascini, C.; Tilsed, J.; Timsit, J.-F.; Tumbarello, M.; Trung, N.T.; Ulrych, J.; Uranues, S.; Velmahos, G.; Vereczkei, A.G.; Viale, P.; Estape, J.V.; Viscoli, C.; Wagenlehner, F.; Wright, B.J.; Xiao, Y.; Yuan, K.-C.; Zachariah, S.K.; Zahar, J.R.; Mergulhão, P.; Catena, F. (2017-11-01)
      This declaration, signed by an interdisciplinary task force of 234 experts from 83 different countries with different backgrounds, highlights the threat posed by antimicrobial resistance and the need for appropriate use ...
    • A graph-theoretic network security game 

      Mavronicolas, Marios; Lesta, Vicky Papadopoulou; Philippou, Anna; Spirakis, Paul G. (2008-11-01)
      Consider a network vulnerable to viral infection, where the security software can guarantee safety only to a limited part of it. We model this practical network scenario as a non-cooperative multi-player game on a graph, ...
    • A graph-theoretic network security game 

      Mavronicolas, Marios; Lesta, Vicky Papadopoulou; Philippou, Anna; Spirakis, Paul G. (2005-12-01)
      Consider a network vulnerable to viral infection, where the security software can guarantee safety only to a limited part of it. We model this practical network scenario as a non-cooperative multi-player game on a graph, ...
    • A guide on meta-analysis of time-to-event outcomes using aggregate data in vascular and endovascular surgery 

      Antoniou, George Athanasios; Antoniou, Stavros A.; Smith, Catrin Tudur (2020-03-01)
      Background: Time-to-event outcomes measure not only whether but also when an event happens. They are commonly used to evaluate vascular therapies, where the events of interest include disease recurrence (eg, loss of graft ...
    • A hierarchical clustering methodology based on genetic programming for the solution of simple cell-formation problems 

      Dimopoulos, Christos; Mort, Neil (2001-01-10)
      The problem of identifying machine cells and corresponding part families in cellular manufacturing has been extensively researched over the last thirty years. However, the complexity of the problem and the considerable ...
    • A hybrid model of factors affecting adoption of mobile banking technology between customers of Iranian banks 

      Nouri, Bagher Asgarnezhad; Soltani, Milad (2019-01-01)
      This study aims at providing a hybrid model of mobile banking adoption in the banking industry of Iran. Based on reviewing the models of technology adoption, the main effective factors were divided into four general ...
    • A large [Mn10Na]4 loop of four linked Mn10 loops 

      Moushi, Eleni E.; Lampropoulos, Christos; Wernsdorfer, Wolfgang; Nastopoulos, Vassilios; Christou, George; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2007-05-14)
      A large [Mn10Na]4 loop-of-loops aggregate was prepared from the use of 1,3-propanediol (pdH2) in manganese carboxylate chemistry. It is constructed from four [Mn10(μ 3-O)2(O2CMe)13(pd) 6(py)2]- loops linked through Na+ ...
    • A metabolomic approach in an experimental model of hypoxia-reoxygenation in newborn piglets: Urine predicts outcome 

      Atzori, Luigi; Xanthos, Theodoros; Barberini, Luigi; Antonucci, Roberto; Murgia, Federica; Lussu, Michele; Aroni, Filippia; Varsami, Marianna; Papalois, Αpostolos E.; Laï, Adolfo; d’Aloja, Ernesto; Iacovidou, Nicoletta; Fanos, Vassilios Vassilios (2010-10-01)
      Perinatal asphyxia is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the neonatal period. Response to oxygen treatment is unpredictable and the optimum concentration of oxygen in neonatal resuscitation is still a ...
    • A Microporous Co(II)-Based 3-D Metal Organic Framework Built from Magnetic Infinite Rod-Shaped Secondary Building Units 

      Kourtellaris, Andreas; Moushi, Eleni E.; Spanopoulos, Ioannis; Trikalitis, Pantelis N.; Pissas, Michael; Papaefstathìou, Giannis S.; Sanakis, Yiannis; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2019-10-17)
      Invited for the cover of this issue is Anastasios Tasiopoulos from the University of Cyprus. The cover image shows photos from the southwestern Cyclades island group of the Aegean Sea, which contain a wealth of minerals ...
    • A microporous Co2+ metal organic framework with single-crystal to single-crystal transformation properties and high CO2 uptake 

      Moushi, Eleni E.; Kourtellaris, Andreas; Spanopoulos, Ioannis; Manos, Manolis J.; Papaefstathìou, Giannis S.; Trikalitis, Pantelis N.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2015-01-07)
      The synthesis and characterization of {[Co9(INA)18(H2O)6]·11DMF·15H2O}∞ (Co9-INA·11DMF·15H2O) (INA- = the anion of isonicotinic acid) is reported. It exhibits a rigid 3D-porous structure with a Co9 repeating unit consisting ...
    • A microporous Cu2+MOF based on a pyridyl isophthalic acid Schiff base ligand with high CO2 uptake 

      Kourtellaris, Andreas; Moushi, Eleni E.; Spanopoulos, Ioannis; Tampaxis, Christos; Charalambopoulou, Georgia Ch; Steriotis, Theodore; Papaefstathìou, Giannis S.; Trikalitis, Pantelis N.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2016-01-01)
      A new Cu2+ complex that was isolated from the initial use of 5-((pyridin-4-ylmethylene)amino)isophthalic acid (PEIPH2) in 3d metal-organic framework (MOF) chemistry is reported. Complex {[Cu3(PEIP)2(5-NH2-mBDC)(DMF)]·7DMF}∞ ...
    • A missing oxidation-state level in the family of polyoxo(azide)octadecavanadate(IV/V) clusters: Synthesis, structure and antitumoural properties of [VIV11VV7O44(N3)]10 - In a sodium containing-3D architecture 

      Roubatis, Leonidas; Anastasiadis, Nikolaos C.; Paratriantafyllopoulou, Constantina; Moushi, Eleni E.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J.; Karkabounas, Spyridon Ch; Veltsistas, Panayotis Th; Perlepes, Spyros P.; Evangelou, Angelos M. (2016-07-01)
      The missing VIV11VV7 oxidation-state member of the polyoxooctadecavanadate(IV/V) - azide family of inorganic host-guest systems has been incorporated in a NaI-containing 3D architecture; the complex shows remarkable ...
    • A Mn 36Ni 4 'loop-of-loops-and-supertetrahedra' aggregate possessing a high S T= 26 ± 1 spin ground state 

      Charalambous, Maria; Moushi, Eleni E.; Papatriantafyllopoulou, Constantina; Wernsdorfer, Wolfgang; Nastopoulos, Vassilios; Christou, George; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2012-06-04)
      The initial use of 1,3-propanediol in mixed Mn/3d cluster chemistry has led to a Mn III 28Mn II 8Ni II 4 molecular aggregate which consists of two Mn III 8Ni 2 loops and two Mn III 6Mn II 4 supertetrahedral units and ...
    • A Mn15 single-molecule magnet consisting of a supertetrahedron incorporated in a loop 

      Moushi, Eleni E.; Masello, Antonio; Wernsdorfer, Wolfgang; Nastopoulos, Vassilios; Christou, George; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2010-05-21)
      Two new Mn15 clusters consisting of a supertetrahedron which is incorporated in a loop are reported. The reactions of [Mn(O2CEt) 2]·2H2O with the diols 1,3-propanediol (H 2pd) or 2-methyl-1,3-propanediol (H2mpd) in the ...
    • A Mn17 octahedron with a giant ground-state spin: Occurrence in discrete Form and as Multidimensional coordination polymers 

      Moushi, Eleni E.; Stamatatos, Theocharis C.; Wernsdorfer, Wolfgang; Nastopoulos, Vassilios; Christou, George; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2009-06-15)
      A [Mn lll 11Mn ll 6(μ 4-O) 8(μ 3-L) 4] 25+ (L = N 3 - or OCN -) octahedral unit is reported, occurring within 1D (1)∞ and 2D (2)∞ coordination polymers, as well as the corresponding 0D discrete cluster 3. It possesses a ...
    • A mobile crowd sensing application for hypertensive patients 

      Jovanović, Slađana; Jovanović, Milan; Škorić, Tamara; Jokić, Stevan D.; Milovanović, Branislav D.; Katzis, Konstantinos; Bajić, Dragana (2019-01-02)
      Mobile crowd sensing (MCS) is an application that collects data from a network of conscientious volunteers and implements it for the common or personal benefit. This contribution proposes an implementation that collects ...
    • A model for the infrared emission of FSC 10214+4724 

      Efstathiou, Andreas (2006-09-01)
      A model for the infrared emission of the high-redshift ultraluminous infrared galaxy FSC 10214+4724 is presented. The model assumes three components of emission: a dusty torus viewed edge-on, clouds that are associated ...
    • A model of hemorrhagic shock and acute lung injury in landrace-large white swine 

      Skandalakis, Panagiotis N.; Balkamou, Xanthippi A.; Stroumpoulis, K.; Pantazopoulos, Ioannis N.; Rokas, Georgios I.; Agrogiannis, George D.; Troupis, Georgios T.; Demestiha, Theano D.; Skandalakis, Panagiotis N. (2011-04-01)
      Traumatic injury is a leading cause of death worldwide for people between 5 and 44 y of age, and it accounts for 10% of all deaths. The incidence of acute lung injury, a life-threatening complication in severely injured ...
    • A multi-wavelength view of the central kiloparsec region in the luminous infrared galaxy NGC 1614 

      Herrero-Illana, Rubén; Pérez-Torres, M. A.; Alonso-Herrero, Almudena; Alberdi, A.; Colina, Luis; Efstathiou, Andreas; Hernández-García, Lorena; Miralles-Caballero, Daniel; Väisänen, Petri H.; Packham, Christopher C.; Rajpaul, Vinesh M.; Albert A. Zijlstra, Albert (2014-05-10)
      The Luminous Infrared Galaxy NGC 1614 hosts a prominent circumnuclear ring of star formation. However, the nature of the dominant emitting mechanism in its central ∼100 pc is still under debate. We present sub-arcsecond ...