Research - Articles

Elsevier,

Telematics and Informatics, Volume 38, May 2019, Pages 87-99.

This Elsevier Atlas Award winning article directly contributes to SDGs 4 (Quality Education), 9 (Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure) and 10 (Reduced Inequalities), presenting experiences using technology to support literacy teaching for deaf children through a storytelling technique.
Elsevier,

Progress in Disaster Science, Volume 1, May 2019, 100001

This articles addresses goals 3, 11, and 13 by reviewing key assessments from the IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 °C and examines the implications for the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR).
Elsevier,

Progress in Disaster Science, Volume 1, May 2019, 100006

This article addresses goals 9, 11 and 17 by focusing on the appraisal of challenges in SFDRR priority 1 “understanding disaster risk” through the lens of science, technology and innovations.
Elsevier,

Journal of Hepatology, Volume 70, Issue 5, May 2019, Pages 885-892.

Directly focussing on SDG 3 (good health and wellbeing), a pan-European study of 467,336 men and women found that physical activity is associated with a reduced risk of developing liver cancers over the next decade.
Elsevier,

Maturitas, Volume 126, August 2019, Pages 34-37.

This research develops SDG 3 (good health and well-being) alongside SDG 10 (reduced inequalities) by exploring changes in physiology associated with transgender hormones in the older population, a previously neglected demographic research area.
Elsevier,

The Global Health Lancet, Volume 7, Issue 4, April 2019, Pages 436-447.

Directly contributing to SDGs 3 (good health and well-being) and 10 (reduced inequalities), this research informs global prevention strategies for HIV and other STIs among men who have sex with men.
Elsevier,

Teaching and Teacher Education, Volume 80, April 2019, Pages 190-204.

This research piece explores the literature surrounding integration of gender and sexual diversity in teacher education, relating to SDG 4 (quality education) and SDG 10 (reduced inequalities).
Elsevier,

TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 113, 2019, Pages 317-320.

Directly contributing to SDGs 12 (responsible consumption and production) and 15 (life on land), this research identifies microplastic's multiple negative impacts on terrestrial ecosystem services.
Elsevier,

TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 113, 2019, Pages 84-92.

This study compares different microplastic sampling methods for water, sediment and biota. This supports SDGs 9.5 (enhanced scientific research) 12 (responsible consumption and production) and 14 (life below water).
Elsevier,

TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 113, April 2019, Pages 392-401.

This article explores a previously overlooked form of microplastic pollution. Directly relevant to SDG 12 (responsible consumption and production), SDG 15 (life on land) and SDG 14 (life below water), this research investigates the interactions between tire derived microplastics and organic matter within the environment.

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