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Hi, I need this paper to observe a subject on fashion through history. Does anybody has a full text of this paper from the journal Tekstil, vol 60 number 10 pages 518-to 521  ?
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Hi,
This was a question for a project of five years ago, but thanks anyway.
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The apparel value chain has shifted from the west to east around two decades ago. From mass production to mass consumption, the east suffers it all. Best Practices from the west do not work much in the east as the east needs economic development throughout the value chain. Thoughts?
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Textiles, particularly clothing, are vital to humans in a number of ways. However, the management of waste of textile is becoming great challenge and  creating a serious environmental concern. Governments and responsible groups are beginning to call on many stakeholders to remodel the textile chain from a linear to a circular economy. Some of the potential approaches include the need for the development of renewable raw material sources, rethinking production, maximizing the use and reuse of textile products, reproduction and recycling strategies, redistribution of textiles to new and parallel markets, and improving methods for extending the lifetime of textiles.
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Hi everyone, I am a master student at Erasmus University of Rotterdam and I am currently researching the topic of sustainability in the fashion industry and transparency in its communication tactics. I am looking for respondents for my research! I would really appreciate it if you can fill in the survey below and help me graduate! The survey is completely anonymous and confidential, and it takes you around 5 minutes to complete.
Link for the questionnaire:
Thank you in advance!!
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Done! All the best with your research.
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Dear Experts,
Hope you are fine.
What do you know about cyber fashion?
Will it be a new way for ensuring sustainability in the fashion industry?
How long it will be sustainable? Is it short-term or long-term?
If possible, share your opinion.
Thanks
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@abureza, Thanks for your kind reply. Its true that due to the social media platforms, there has a possibility to increase the demand. However, this product may be, so far I understand, do not have any environmental impact in production. From that perspective, can we say it at least be sustainable?
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does anyone know how to correct Delauney criterion violations in a FEFLOW mesh in an automatic fashion? And how to automatically perform the equilateralization of triangles after Delauney criterion violation's corrections? #
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I don't know
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The typical harmonic or morse potential for modeling bonds model energy levels in a continuous fashion. Are there any molecular/bond models that recreate intermolecular collisions in such a way that energy exchange between the translational and vibrational levels happens as per the laws of quantum mechanics?
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Molecular dynamics describes the solution of the classical equations of motion, that's why it can't describe the effects of the quantum fluctuations-that lead to a discrete energy spectrum. It is, however, possible to take into account these fluctuations. One way is presented here: http://www.fhi-berlin.mpg.de/~luca/Course_TU/05_PathIntegralMolecularDynamics.pdf
Another is the so-called Hybrid Monte Carlo method, that has been used to obtain the spectrum of quantum field theories, cf. https://nic.desy.de/sites2009/site_nic/content/e44192/e62778/e91179/e91180/hmc_tutorial_eng.pdf
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I already asked this question on July 6, 2015 but I got no answer, so I repeat it.
Let us take a rubber (or plastic) pipe that discharges water into the atmosphere.
If we squeeze the pipe wall on two opposite sides a couple of diameters ahead of its free end, but without closing it (i.e., in principle by letting the flow free to go), an instability phenomenon will occur.
At the squeezed site, the water pressure goes under the atmospheric one (because afterwards the cross section increases), so the pipe tends to close up and no flow occurs. But then, the pressure before the squeezed site builts up (because no flow is occurring) and the flow starts up again. This behaviour turns out to be recurring.
Therefore, the flow at the pipe exit keeps pulsating in an unsteady fashion.
I wonder if anyone studied this phenomenon.
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Dear professor Carlomagno,
I am afraid I can't provide an answer to your question i.e. weather or not this problem has been ever tackled. However, I think it is a very fascinating one and I would like to speculate a little bit, looking forward for your feedback.
First of all, I assume that the hose is infinitely long upstream and that wave reflections upstream play a minor role in the phenomenon (I am aware it is a strong assumption...).
Being the restriction close to the open end, it makes sense that the pressure at the restriction may be smaller than the atmospheric one. However, the pressure outside the hose (and, of course, at the open end) is atmospheric, thus the fluid downstream is abruptly "sucked out" (and not anymore only "pushed out"). As a consequence, the restriction closes if the elasticity of the hose allows enough deformation under the forces in play. It makes sense, at this stage, that the upstream pressure builds up until, eventually reaching a critical value which re-opens the restriction.
I could guess that, among other parameters, the distance of the restriction from the open end, the velocity of the fluid and the material parameters of the hose play important roles in the definition of the critical value of the pressure (mentioned above) and in the determination of the frequency of the pulsations.
It would be interesting to see the differences which might occur when a compressible flow is involved.
My best regards.
PS: I could not get any conceptual correlation between the problem in object and the paper suggested by Mr. Harsh Jindal, which seems to be related to numerical instabilities in simulations. However, I might be wrong and I might have missed some crucial aspect of his suggestion.
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Recently, a fashion developed to post preprints on RG or other web media.
As a reminder preprints are manuscripts, thus submitted research that did not underwent the reviewing process.
This is a way of sharing research faster would say some. Indeed, we are unfortunately living in an accelerating world, and science does not stay alongside the road.
However, I see here some reasons to doubt about the possible benefits of posting preprints:
· The benevolent work of the associated Editors and Reviewers is somewhat non-respected, denigrated. It is already sometimes difficult to find some reviewers, and such lack of consideration may lead to really loose the interest for reviewing.
· Ideas or findings in preprints are spread away from their initial scientific domains. For geology (my domain), this may not be a critical problem. But for the medical domain, and overall nowadays, spreading non-quality checked ideas/concepts/results may have some consequences. If the manuscript is rejected, then only the authors are really aware. But the diffusion of the ideas/concepts/results that are rejected is done. This can lead to serious issues.
· There is a risk of plagiarism-related problems. As illustrated by a case raised in a question here on RG, ideas/concepts/results are shared with a community. The manuscript can be rejected or necessitate significant revisions, and then during this period, others may have time to re-bake the ideas/concepts/results of the initial preprint and publish them faster somewhere else. A game of “table tennis prosecution for plagiarism” may then start.
Meetings, conferences are the places to introduce some advances, some “half-baked” ideas (as would have said R. Bathurst), and they should continue to play this role. I think we should let the peer-review process to do its job, but I may be wrong.
Ideas, comments, all welcome!
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I like preprints. The review process does filter errors, but it’s a far cry aasuminf that peer-reviewed papers are ‘true’ or ‘high quality’. They just meet some standard set by two people and an editor and there are loads of peer-reviewed papers with flawed reasoning. And peer-review provides a very lengthy delay of at least 6-9 months and often well over a year, and all the while, your next project is delayed and frustrated. So preprints for me are just papers that may change before acceptance. I also plan to use preprint servers to share unsuccessful datasets that were expensive but inconclusive, that I won’t submit fot peer review.
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Dear All,
I am doing ligation of the padlock probe. The efficiency is pretty good (more than 90%). But I have a very simple question about this process.
As shown in the following figure, in normal ligation process of a padlock probe, a single padlock probe is circularized by ligase. But according to simple math, events like two padlock probes are ligated in a head-to-tail fashion should also happen.
So I just wander, why the ligation process does not go on according to the theoretical probability, but insteand, prefer a intramolecular circularization reaction?
Best regards
Binbin
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I've never done a padlock probe ligation, but I suspect that circle formation vs dimerization is an issue of concentration: at lower probe concentration, circle formation is favored, at higher probe concentration, dimerization is favored. I saw similar effects in blunt end ligations of cloned fragments into plasmids, which do tend to be done at higher DNA concentration that staggered end ligations.
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I know how to get the data of one company from this database, but I don't know how to search for a particular industry from the Compustat database?
For example, if I want to get a GAP company's data, I just need to enter the company code and the required variables. But if I want to get access to all of the fashion companies in this database, this method would not work.
Firstly, I am not sure how many fashion-related companies are in this database.
Besides, I can't search for them one by one, it's time-consuming and some fashion companies' codes are missing.
So is there a relevant Stata program to remotely download the data from the database, as I need to process this data in Stata later? Or is there another easy way to download data for a particular industry?
Many thanks in advance!!
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You can find it on very valuable databases like Scopus, web of science, sci, research gate, j- gate , ieee, springer and many more .
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I have just entered the doctoral program in Arts and Design at UNAM (México), and it would help me a lot to have more sources of information to carry out my research and thesis related to Fashion Films. I would thank you a lot.
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I think the excellent article by Sara Pesce about the relationship between Italian Baroque, costume design in cinema and high fashion could be helpful in your investigation, doi: 10.1386/ffc.5.1.7_1.
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Is there any open-source algorithm/software/tool available for manually labelling fashion images for semantic segmentation in an end-to-end manner?
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Nibras Husein Mhawesh – that is not an answer, that is spam. Please do not reply to questions unless you have something to contribute. If you are trying to improve your RG score, you are going about it the wrong way. You are simply looking foolish. I note that you have left this "answer" on about 90 questions so far. That's enough. RG is for research.
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In order to test classification with deep learning CNN architectures, what are the different variations of MNIST datasets available. Like there is MNIST, Fashion MNIST, 3D MNIST, etc.
What are the different variations of MNIST datasets available ?
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Based on this, some include
1. MNIST
2. EMNIST
3. Binarized MNIST
4. KMNIST
5. QMNIST
6. 3D MNIST
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If you're doing kinase activity assays the old fashion way with radioactive labelled ATP and peptide substrate you might use P81 cation exchange chromatography paper to capture the peptide. Whatman, now GE Healtcare has stopped the production and I can't find anywhere to buy this P81 paper anymore. I figure that if everybody who is in need of this product contacts GE Healthcare and ask them to start production again, we might get them to do it. So please help.
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This paper can help "LSA-50 paper: An alternative to P81 phosphocellulose paper for radiometric protein kinase assays"
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Hello everyone i am working on the topic gamification.I am trying to find the cause and effect relationship between gamification and consumer brand management.My objectives are 1)To find the effect of gamification on consumer online buying behaviour of a brand.2)To find the ethical problem in gamification. for this testing i develop a questionnaire which i am sharing please give your valuable suggestions and improve ments regarding this.
QUESSTTIONAIRE
1. EMAIL
2. NAME
3. AGE
Less than 20
20-29
30-39
40-49
4. Education
High school
Bachelor’s Degree
Master’s Degree
Above
GAMIFICATION
5. Do you know about gamification?
Yes
No
6. What kind of games on Brand Website you enjoy playing-?
Quizzes
Wheel of fortune
Web games
Graphical cue cards
Luck draws
7. What did you expect while playing games on brand?
8. What mechanism of game encourage you to repeat visits on brand website?
Points
Tangible rewards and free gifts
Leaderboards
Level up badges
Discounts and coupons
9. With regard to possible boredom while shopping adding the game to fashion brand website has contributed to-
Increased boredom
Not influence me
Bored me more
Decreased boredom
10. In general, the idea of introducing a game into fashion brand while shopping seems-
Very bad
Bad
Indifferent
Good
Very Good
11. Evaluate the level of fun in the games-
No fun
Little fun
Indifferent
Good
Very good
BRAND ENGAGEMENT
12. As I browse the website, I have urge to purchase item other than or in addition to my specific shopping goal?
Yes
No
May be
13. I have a desire to buy product when the information from the brand website reminds me of the products that satisfy my requirements?
Yes
No
May be
14. Although I enter with some specific purchases in mind, I have a desire to purchase other products that depends on the like?
Yes
No
May be
15. What encourages to repeat the purchase from the same brand-
Trust on Brand
Reputation of Brand
CUSTOMER SATISFACTION
16. Rate your satisfaction with brand 1 very Dissatisfied and 5 if very Satisfied
Very dissatisfied
Dissatisfied
Neither dissatisfied nor satisfied
Satisfied
Very satisfied
BRAND LOYALTY
17. Choose your response-
I trust this brand
I rely on this brand
This is an honest brand
18. Choose your preference-
I intend to keep purchasing with this brand
I am committed to this brand
I would be willing to pay a higher price for this brand over other brands
19. Your enthusiasm about the brand-
I am heavily into this brand
I am passionate about this brand
I am enthusiastic about this brand
I feel excited about this brand
I love this brand
ETHICAL GAMIFICATION
20. Gamification captures a lot of personal data e.g., about performance, Privacy policies and data protection need to be augmented by ethical awareness-
Strongly agree
Agree
Neutral
Disagree
Strongly disagree
21. Gamification can lead to exposure of information users are not necessarily willing to expose-
Strongly agree
Agree
Neutral
Disagree
Strongly disagree
22. Gamification ethics are highly dependent on the norms and culture of the organization-
Strongly agree
Agree
Neutral
Disagree
Strongly disagree
23. Will gamified brand clearly communicate to consumers the intended outcome of the experience that they create?
Yes
No
May be
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In general, establishing face validity is the initial step in validating a survey. In this process, there are two crucial steps. The first step is to get your questionnaire read by specialists or others who are familiar with your subject. They should assess if the questions effectively capture the investigation's subject. Second, conduct a pilot test of the survey with a subset of the target audience. Sample size recommendations for pilot testing may differ.
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I am exploring potential chemical based approaches for cell cycle synchronization and would like to hear from anyone with experience on this technique what they believe to be the most applicable approach with respect to ease of use, reproducibly, cost, etc. An ideal technique would be one that is easily reversed allowing for dissection of multiple stages in a synchronized fashion..
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I made Sunflower crosses in line x tester fashion. i calculated mid parent , better parent and standard heterosis. Now i want to test the significance of heterosis for which i need a software
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DYNA ANSYS
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The world has been changing fast and taking new strides in almost every field, however, the ecosystem of journal publications is still the same old fashioned. As a consequence the high quality research is not timely published and this losings its relevance.
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Dear Christabel Osaretin Okonji, thanks for your valuable inputs...
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I am looking for sotware(s) that can allow anyone to visualize process models & sub-processes, allowing to share them in a collaborative way . It can be a mix of tools that can be combined to provide an intuitive platform to work within a kind of process framework management system.
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Much chemical process modelling and/or simulation work can be done with the widely-used Microsoft’s Excel.
Application example ― Simulations carried in Excel 5.0 with Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) macros ― The recursive least squares algorithm (RLS) allows for (real-time) dynamical application of least squares regression to time series. Years ago, while investigating adaptive control and energetic optimization of aerobic fermenters, I have applied the RLS algorithm with forgetting factor (RLS-FF) to estimate the parameters from the KLa correlation, used to predict the O2 gas-liquid mass-transfer, while giving increased weight to most recent data. Estimates were improved by imposing sinusoidal disturbance to air flow and agitation speed (manipulated variables). The power dissipated by agitation was accessed by a torque meter. The proposed (adaptive) control algorithm compared favourably with PID. This investigation was reported at (MSc Thesis):
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Hello Experts,
I got my gRNA cloned in concatameric fashion such as one copy is ----> and another copy <----, so making it ----><---- of same gRNA. What are your thoughts about this construct to work with ?
Thank you
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Interesting topic.
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Maybe remark of article alternative.
I wrote a few years ago article (in Slovak) trying to adapt the rebound effect (RE) analysed very often in the energy and material field on the marketing decision process.
I am recently working on a survey aiming to find if there could be a benefit for fast fashion (FF) producers to participate actively in second-hand markets, swap, upcycling, and other alternative fashion processes.
Looking at FF impact on the market seems to me as a very traditional RE. If the rebound principle is included in the textile and fashion purchase decision, "sustainability" education will fail their goals massively.
The question is how to prove the RE impact of FF offer? I can imagine using statistical data by traditional market (1970) and new market (2000) with change analysis in the different price range. As a citizen of the post-communist country, I have no relevant data about pre FF markets.
Are there other alternatives how to prove the rebound effect by customer decision about clothes and textile purchase?
Sound it interesting?
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I agree with Sangya Singh
Fast fashion deserves a closer look from government officials, as they can be harmful in the long run.
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Hi researchers,
I am currently working on my dissertation about fashion, and the difficulty that many transgender women find while searching for comfortable clothing during their coming out and transitioning period.
I need to collect data from my survey questionnaire available at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/6Y6DV57.
I am not having much luck with respondents.
Does anyone have any ideas as to where else I could post it? Currently it is on Redditt, Facebook.
Time is running out fast!
Thank you and kind regards.
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Dear Alice,
Yes I totally agree!
I know it may be a bit of a challenge for an undergraduate student, but I am really looking forward to the challenge.
I am only allowed to work with my supervisor who is supporting this project.
Being as this will count towards my degree I need to work mostly independently on this, they are only there to guide me.
Thank you for your advise on the questions. I will take a look at rewording them and making the survey shorter.
Kind regards,
Suzanne
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This happened to me 3 times, with me or my supervisors involved in the same paper. I feel frustrated and the feeling to start over again from the scratch is overwhelming. Normally, we submit it, then the reviewers who have labs with more technology and are able to redo our experiments in a more "elegant fashion" reject it and redo it. We made it once with human cells, they used animal cells. The one without "specific reasons for rejection" just happened last week... When I looked at pubmed to update our data after 1 month writing and submitting, there were 29 papers with the same theme, that did not exist when we started submitting it.
If this happened to you too, what did you do to overcome it? Is it very common in nowadays science?
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Yes- because the editor who has published cross sectional research throughout his career, did not like cross sectional research! Not only was this hypocritical but it was based on a misinterpretation of the supposed benefits of multiple time points.
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I couldn't find Uni-dimensional scales to measure ethical consumption in luxury fashion brands. Kindly recommend or suggest any reference having such items or scales.
Thanks
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I am not saying it does not exist but I am saying from consumer behaviour point of view it is not unidimensional. As ethical consumption involves saving water and energy, less washing, prolonged use of luxury fashion items, use of non toxic chemicals or detergent for laundry, recycle, downcycle or upcycle to create newer versions, use as classic wear etcetera. Therefore it cannot be unidimensional.
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I would like to know if anyone knows clothes used for emancipation like Bloomers, or people who fought for women freedom like Flappers!
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Soutien 😉
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Hello,
the formula to calculate the number of individuals given the initial population size is:
Nₜ = rᵗN₀
where Nₜ is the number of individuals at time t, N₀ is the initial number of individuals and r is the net reproductive rate. For bacteria, I reckon I can change it to:
Nₜ = μᵗN₀
where μ is the specific growth rate of a given bacterium. For Escherichia coli, I have found a value of 0.72. Now, bacteria are modeled to grow in a logistic fashion, thus I need to introduce the term 1-N/K where K is the carrying capacity of the environment. Hence, I need to convert these equations in equivalents containing the logistic term. I have found the Verhulst equation:
Nₜ₊₁ = μNₜ(1-Nₜ/K)
and the Ricker's curve:
Nₜ₊₁ = Nₜexp[μ(1-Nₜ/K)]
but these calculate the increase at the next time interval, e.g. from the beginning of the experiment to 1 hour after. However, these do not contain the term t that allows me to calculate the population expansion at any given time, for instance 24 hours after the beginning of the experiment. My questions are:
  • how can I convert Nₜ = μᵗN₀ to an equation containing the logistic term?
  • how can I solve the Ricker's curve for Nₜ?
Thank you
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I got an answer from Prof. James Murray (Emeritus Professor of Mathematical Biology, University of Oxford).
Essentially it can be solved algebraically, but the whole series has to be written down.
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If you write down the first few populations N1, N2, etc. you get:
N2 = rN1(1 - N1/K) = r[rN0(1 - N0/K){1- rN0(1 - N0/K)]/K}
So if you have N2 to get N0 you have to solve the last algebraic equation for N0 with N2 given. It requires the solution of a quadratic.  
If you write down N3 you get: 
N3 =rN2(1-N2/K) = r[r[rN0(1 - N0/K){1- rN0(1 - N0/K)]/K}][1 - {r[rN0(1 - N0/K){1- rN0(1 - N0/K)]/K}}/K]
So, now, if you now have the measured N3 you have to solve the last nonlinear algebraic equation for N0. I doubt it can be done algebraically!  You can do it by moving back 1 at a time until you get N0
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Started my dissertation on this topic & chose Zaha Hadid as a key guiding me to start. As she collaborated with many Fashion brands during her period of time while she was working on architectural projects.
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I suppose this is what is meant by the Zeitgeist.
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Fast fashion is being widely criticized either due to environmental or human rights issues and is having a negative impact on the world. Mass production generates tons of waste, has a great environmental impact and affects the poor working conditions of many people.
The sharing economy model argues that renting is better than owning (cars, vacation homes or even clothes). This system is taking over different markets and one of them is fashion.
Questions:
Would you be willing to use a virtual platform to exchange, donate or buy the clothes that you and other people have stored in the closet and that you no longer use?
What would be your attitude to make exchanges: altruistic, economic or ensure sustainability by extending the useful life of clothes that no longer use?
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I would, and my motivation would be the mixture of the three.
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I am in search of those who are familiar with the French & European societies at the end of 1700s to join me in writing a book as my co-authors.
The book is on Marie Antoinette. Looking at her from different angles (psychoanalysis, her effects today on different parts of the world, queen of fashion and endless many more).
My 1st chapter which is researched historic non-fiction biography is almost finished. I want others to add chapters to the book> Chapters will be published under your names.
Academic knowledge of English is a must, French is helpful. Knowing the history of France in 1700s is a must.
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Hi Stewart. No problem. Project that you did is fine if it wasn't published anywhere. You perhaps need to polish it & maybe add new references.
Also with your background in art, music & architectural design you can write on Petite Trianon, The Hameau de la Reine or The Petit Théâtre de la Reine.
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Recently, the Aymara intellectual Silvia Rivera Cusicanquí (Bolivia), has pointed out that "the decolonial is a fashion, the postcolonial a desire and the anti-colonial a struggle." Through this, she posits that in the face of the exhausted epistemological horizon of Eurocentric modernity there is a renewed interest in the knowledge that emerges in the context of the struggles for decolonization, however, there is no real political commitment on the part of scientists. The author points out: "the decolonial is a very recent fashion that, in some way, usufructs and reinterprets those processes of struggle, but I think it depoliticizes them, since the decolonial is a state or a situation but it is not an activity, it does not imply an agency, nor a conscious participation. I put the anti-colonial struggle into practice in fact, in some way, delegitimizing all forms of objectification and ornamental use of what is indigenous by the State. All of these are processes of symbolic colonization. "
I am interested in hearing and reading critical opinions about the decolonial turn in academic fashion. My question arises from some observations:
a) Epistemological violence in the social sciences that is claimed to be decolonial continues to be exercised from the Eurocentric "epistemological ratio". Where Latin America becomes a simple field of study. And where those of us who reflect from within the struggles for decolonization are erased from the map of knowledge production, since our texts are not referenced or academic extractivism is simply generated stealing local knowledge, exercising new forms of "indigenous folklorization".
b) The main references of decolonial thought are located in universities in hegemonic countries. The intellectual activists of Latin America who have a conscious ethic and struggle with social movements are excluded from the circuits of intellectual debate.
c) An important fracture of decolonial studies occurs in the defense of the Nation State and the progressive left governments of Latin America, such as Evo Morales and Maduro, and a rejection of radical left or indigenous proposals that are raised from anti-state perspectives , libertarian and autonomous.
d) The depoliticization and lack of ethics of many researchers who claim to be decolonial, who through practices of academic extractivism seek to scrutinize indigenous knowledge, have been financed with multi-million dollar research projects, financed by companies and state research corporations (Por example mitzubichi corporation), and whose impacts have contributed nothing to the struggles of those who dispute the territory.
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Speaking as an early career academic from the Global South, Africa to be specific, I think characterizing decolonial (decolonisation/decoloniality) scholarship as a fashion is very simplistic. Decolonial scholarship is a war/struggle for epistemic freedom. It is a struggle to have multiple centres of knowledge. It is about unlearning the predominantly Eurocentric forms of knowledge and methodologies in order to learn inclusive methodologies, to be able to have our own styles of writing and framing our knowledge perspectives. A lot of our knowledge and scholarship is sidelined in the knowledge industry that follows a Eurocentric script. We need to be acknowledged as centres of knowledge instead of exporters of raw data and importers of theories.
The biggest challenge we have is that we were produced by the very same Eurocentric system that has taken away our epistemic freedoms. That is why we have to continuously unlearn in order to learn. So there is agency in the decolonial scholarship, it is not fashion at all.
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I work primarily within the fashion sector. A major problem facing many of my clients at the moment is the impact of the Coronavirus enforced measures, as bricks and mortar retail stores temporarily close on a global basis. There are also interruptions within the international supply chain, but the potential of burgeoning opportunities within e-commerce, via domestic and international distributors.
Whilst securing the safety of workers is paramount, mitigating the risk of economic paralysis is also important, and we are considering what measures can be taken to enhance e-commerce sales and the international digital market, and collating statistics and qualitative research to this effect.
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The Adobe report shows that COVID-19 has led to the growth of e-commerce in recent months. According to the report, online purchases in May amounted to $ 82.5 billion, which shows a growth of 77% compared to the same period last year.
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HR usually faces fashions like engagement, performance appraisals, home office, etc. After the pandemics of COVID-19, that will change our premises, process, and beliefs, looking five years ahead, in your opinion, what will be the next HR fashion?
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Even if always complicate to make prospective, based on what I see in y current position it could be a better inclusion of Human Factors and Ergonomics notions (Space office design, experience of employees) and talk less an less about people as Ressources and more and more as Persons.
The classical HR manager is more oriented on legal rules and it seems that HR manager is not exactly the same role than recruiter. Each services need to make their own brand marketing (like IT marketing etc.) so HR Dep. could be more and more included in several departments of an organization.
And HR should more with IT to manage IRH tools and processes with Identity Access Management (IAM) integration.
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I have developed the conceptual framework referring to previous literature. My research is about omnichannel marketing of fashion retail industry. Would there be any guide on developing a questionnaire that I can refer to?
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At first identify your research problem or purpose statement, set your research objectives, then determine what information you require, identify the target respondents, choose the method(s) of reaching your target respondents, determine on questions contents, choose the question wordings, and phrasings, organize questions into a right order and format, go for a pretesting of your questionnaire.
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With the COVID-19 pandemic, the face mask is having its hour in the spotlight. Designers are making fashion masks; painters are creating one-of-a-kind mask masterpieces; companies are ‘masking’ their logos.
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For hexahedral meshing, it is quite simple to divide one edge in a particular number of division. But for tetrahedral meshing it is not that simple. If we are using a complicated domain for aerodynamic flow and if it is difficult for doing the hexahedral meshing, then how to divide the edge in element in that fashion and what thing must be kept in mind while doing the grid convergence study.
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Mr.Prasenjit, i feel for correcting your problem it is better to go with smaller size element with fine mesh. Also, your problem could be corrected with aspect ratio 1, many researchers mentioned that aspect ratio 1 would give better results with close converging with exact results. I mean to say instead of refining longer or shorter direction it is better to use length to width ratio of element is 1 for getting close results..ok all the best in your research..
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Every women seeks to be vivid and charm,
standards are changing as we speak. What was considered perfect-looking and gorgeous 10 years ago is totally different now. Each year some new feature comes up that makes women tweak their appearance just a little bit to match the new trend. Yet lately there’s been a positive shift towards natural beauty in fashion industry. This means less pressure on ladies to look skinny and bony both on catwalks and in real life. More plus models are appearing in fashion magazines and shops, reminding everyone of the diversity of female body shapes and personalities. As for India, one of its main beauty standards has always been a voluptuous woman, whose curves were a sign of health, wealth, and prosperity. This, too, changed with the fashion trends coming from the East, and now curvaceous Indian women are slowly taking back their positions both in real life and in fashion industry. Here are top 7 Indian plus models that look simply stunning.so are there new rules to make womens more happy and charm?
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memorizing Instagram profile
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How does the climate change shape our behavioural pattern and why? Your educated comments will be highly honoured.
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Climate change and its resultant extreme weather events have been referred to as a universal fret. The aspect of the behavioural pattern will arise from the socio-economic aspects of the impacts of climate change perturbations felt by individuals across the world. The world crisis exacerbated by conflicts on natural resources uses and human welfare will bring a paradigm shift on climate change preparedness and response.
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Hi everybody,
looking at the current literature I found different ways to define not resident cardiac macrophages that are found at different time points after myocardial infarction (MI).
While somebody in 2020 still uses the "old fashion" M1/M2 definition (M1 inflammatory in the first days after MI and M2 reparative after 5-7 days after MI), in other articles authors claim that this is not correct nowadays, but without proposing a consensus alternative.
In line with the foregoing, which is the correct definition to use in a scientific article?
Thanks to everybody who will help me with this intricate topic.
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I am trying to calculate the electrostatic potential surface of a 3D polymer model for which I can calculate the point charges of each bead. Is there any tool to produce such a surface, more or less in the fashion of atomistic protein models?
Thanks!
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This could be easily done if you write a code, which scans a surface and calculate the electrostatic potential on it with the simple charge-charge interaction formula.
If you just want to generate a plot. VMD provides a drawing method, where the particles are plotted by their charges.
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Hi, I am looking for a list of questionnaire items (for Likert scale) in order to measuring "consumer's attitude towards luxury" like what (DUBOIS et al, 2005) employed, to develop my own specifically for fashion and apparel industry.
It seems to be time-consuming to check each paper in the field! Do you know A publication "containing" such items?
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Check Weidmann's and colleagues' works.
Example: Wiedmann, K. P., Hennigs, N., & Siebels, A. (2009). Value‐based segmentation of luxury consumption behavior. Psychology & Marketing, 26(7), 625-651.
Good luck!
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I worked in the procurement profession for > 10 years. Recently I have read nearly 1/2 dozen trade articles which described of cancelled thousands fashion/textile orders. Is this caused by geopolitics events, healthcare activities and/or potential recession? I am interested in global opinions.
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The buyers are most likely responding to a projected demand drop by consumers. Several manufacturers who supply western customers have mentioned this as an issue with the buyers.
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1. I am processing my umbrella sampling simulations using the Weighted Histogram Analysis Method in Gromacs (gmx wham). However, I would like to report the mean dG and a standard deviation. To do this I plan on using bsProfs.xvg, which contains all 100 bootstrapping profiles (i.e. used the flag -nBootstrap 100), to derive a mean dG and a standard deviation. However, I do not wish to manually estimate the dG by inspecting the well depth of each individual profile. Is there an automated script available to do this?
2. Additionally, for greatest accuracy of the error estimate, do I need to run replicas of all umbrella sampling windows or is it sufficient to run these once, provided that the histograms are sufficiently overlapping?
Thanks so much in advance!
EDIT: I have now prepared a script to calculate mean dG and stdev (part 1.) but still I require an answer to part 2. re the requirement for replicas.
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Every time we turn on the television we see anti wrinkle creams, diets, fashion shows with models with impossible bodies, hair treatments, and that, little by little, is installed in our brain. They do not show us the reality: that wrinkles at a certain age are inevitable, that when we grow we get stretch marks and cellulite, that we have one breast bigger than another, that women can be as bare as men ...
And then we try to resemble those ideals that have sold us massively, and instead of seeing strangers those bodies passed by hundreds of advisors and operations, we see ours as rare.
How dangerous it is to spend more hours in front of the TV, than on the street, you don't know how much they can deceive us
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Your question seems very interesting to me and, furthermore, it makes people think something very important and that people with power prevent us from doing. In response to your question, I believe that many companies would go bankrupt since they take advantage of women's insecurities, including increasing them, in order to obtain an economic benefit. They do not usually get really like the body of the woman / man but they always take it to the impossible extreme of perfection through the well-known photoshop so that when we see that advertisement, magazine, etc., we want to be like them, which leads to a demand of that product. As I have previously said, they are fictitious bodies, so we will never stop buying such products. I recommend that you watch a Spanish program starring the singer Mónica Naranjo where in one of the chapters a photographer decided not to continue cheating and based his work on photographing women in the wild having an orgasm, without editing.
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Hello,
The signifcant contribution of fashion industry to (micro)plastic pollution is well known. Therefore, I was wondering if there was any sort of regulated control on the raw materials used for manufacturing clothes, with particular regard to testing required?
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Antonio
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Hi Felix de la Iglesia , is FDA not only for food and drugs? Anyway, just done a quick search on its website but does not seem to come up with anything related to clothing, textiles, or even microplastics? Would you please be able to advise anything more specific to look for?
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Hi,
I am currently working on my graduate project about transparent CSR communication, and are looking for people who is willing to contribute to a survey about the topic. You do not need to work or be a researcher within fashion, it could be any sector. Your participation will be anonymously and kept strictly confidential. If you are interested, please click the link: https://forms.gle/XzXUNyA4EEj8cGXr5
Thank you in advance!
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Thank you very much! Muchammad Taufiq Affandi
I appreciate it! It is indeed!
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As the fashion industry has started to realise how important corporate responsibility towards the environment and society is, the communication of the responsible business initiatives and the promotion of responsible products becomes crucial. However, the communication has often been labelled to be greenwashing which creates distrust among consumers and other stakeholders. How can brands and companies in the fashion industry improve CSR communication to avoid claims of Greenwashing?
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: Thank you for the link to Capra: I have his book on Learning from Leonardo (2012), which argues that da Vinci was a systems thinker centuries before the term was coined. There is no doubt that systems (or complexity) thinking helps understand how constituent parts interrelate and how systems work over time within the context of larger systems.
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We recently had a tech that passed through who ordered Q5 for her mutagenesis PCRs. She clearly had things working because she created 10-20 constructs that I checked the sequences for. However, she is no longer here, there's a ton of Q5 left, and her notebook is quite vague. I've only used Phusion for mutagenesis, and cannot seem to get the Q5 to work in a similar fashion. I see that the kits sold by NEB include a KLD enzyme kit, but I don't think she was using that, or at least I can't find it anywhere. Our tech is trying to use the Q5 but getting no colonies after incubation with DpnI and transformation. The primers are complimentary with the desired mutation. Is there something that I'm missing?
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We contacted NEB and figured things out. Q5 requires much higher template concentration if you don't use their kit. We ran a bunch of different conditions and used a two step cycling program and everything is working now. Thanks!
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How are coding and data entered in a wtihin-subjects fashion for a theory of planned behaviour based questionnaire using indirect measures of the constructs.
I am also kindly requesting for expert reviewers for a TPB based instrument. Please indicate interest. thanks
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I enclose a sample copy of the questionnaire developed by Ajzen I (2013). AS you see they used Likerd-Scale 1 to 7 or could be 1 to 10.
You need to contact the author for permission before using their questionnaire.
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Sharing economy is a term for a way of distributing goods and services, a way that differs from the traditional model of corporations hiring employees and selling products to consumers. In the sharing economy, individuals are said to rent or "share" things like their cars, homes and personal time to other individuals in a peer-to-peer fashion. one of the best example of shared economy is Uber Technologies Inc. So, My question is "how can we prepare the financial statements of like these companies? is there any accounting standard to deal with them?"
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In some cases, this sharing economy looks more like a means for exploiting the weakest than a means for sharing goods use. For example, in the case of Uber drivers or food delivery. Some examples below:
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Specifically, peer pressure is typically viewed as the influence a social group has on a person's attitudes, values and behavior. Influenced 'peers' allow themselves to feel 'pressured' in order to be accepted and/or valued by the group they want to belong to.
Consequently, a person might do something they wouldn't normally or otherwise do - they might (for example) adopt and/or change their behavior so as to conform to the dominant group or follow the most prevalent and fashionable views.
It isn't difficult to see how peer review might run counter to the avowed ethos of academia - which puts a premium on independent and critical thought. Academics appear to be just as susceptible to peer pressure as traditional high risk groups (like children or teenagers).
It is important, of course, that academics follow norms so as to meet exacting standards for scholarship - but the peer review process threatens to normalize social conformity and/or sanction confirmation biases in the pursuit of truth.
So, to what extent - or in what ways - does peer pressure influence your own research or thinking?
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an amusing video - don't let it influence your response!
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While I have never thought of peer review in this context, I can see that it is a possibility. The genesis and focus of peer review to avoid poor or fraudulent research findings from being published or presented. However, I can see that a secondary impact might be peer pressure. If peer review is being used properly, that is a good thing as it would be "pressuring" scientists to do good and legitimate research.
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I would see some circular morphology previously, but after poly -l-lysine treatment, I am seeing, a little dendritic fashion, one guess is that they might be contamination, but I do not see a turbid media or colour change of sorts. Under the microscope they appear dendritic, as well as clumped in some places. Predominantly, ISE6 (Ixodes scapularis Embryonic) (Ixodes scapularis- deer tick)cells have a neuronal phenotype, but In my lab, no one saw the dendritic morphology before.
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So, I understand, previously you seeded cells just on plastic, and now you seed them on poly-l-lysin?
I'd say, transition from rounded to dendritic form is plausible under these conditions, because now your cells can better interact with substrate. If there are opposite forces, that is, cytosceleton forcing to minimize cell surface (spheric form) and integrins supporting contact with substrate, than with poly-l-lysin you have shifted equilibrium to the latter.
Having said this, I do not know biology of your particular cells.
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Hello! I am a student from Russia. Now i am working on my thesis on factor that affect income of models in fashion industry. It seems as you research experience on celebrity question somehow intercepts with my topic. So i am looking for theoretical justification of such factors (height, weight, followers in social networks, portfolio quality etc.)
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Hi.,
Celebrity endorsement is a potent adverting strategy used to ... Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. ... gaining a lot of market shares. .... He assumed that celebrity appeals are costlier than any other type of ... research has established that celebrity endorsement influence..
The benefits of using a celebrity for advertising are the ability to:
  • Build brand equity, meaning brand power is acquired through the name recognition, which allows the company to achieve larger sales and profits.
  • Increase the consumer's remembrance of the ad.
  • Link the product to the celebrity's skills. 
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A well-crafted strategic plan of an organization shows the destination where it wants to find itself sometime in the foreseeable future. Without having such a plan, normally an organization is believed to move nowhere, virtually resembles to a ship that sails without a captain. Understanding these, many organizations develop strategic plans YET lots of limitations in terms of measuring intended results, or in terms of stating strategic themes in measurable fashion. Efforts are seen in literature, for instance about 'objectives' in strategic plans should be SMART (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic and Time-bounded). For me, being SMART is necessary but not adequate; so for years (especially in my management lectures) I suggest objectives to be a kind of SMARTER (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Time-bounded, Extending (Evolving), and Rewarding). However, in my understanding, still the question of 'Strategic Measurement' is not satisfactorily answered. Any better approach, framework or tool other than Balanced Scorecard to deal with measurements in Strategic Management in the context of institutions?
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Dear Dereje,
I am not sure about that whether they are better than BSC, however, there are some alternative measurement models focusing on measurement of organizational performance such as Tableau de Bord, Systemic Scorecard, Dynamic Multidimensional Performance Measurement Model, Performance Pyramid etc.
Best regards,
Mehmet
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I am assisting in a research project on sustainability in Fashion Design. Specifically, in relation to fashion design practices, fashion curricula and teaching practices at tertiary institutions. For instance, do tertiary institutions teach sustainable fashion design practices to drive sustainable fashion design. This could be in relation to the environmental impact, ethical sourcing, changes in curricula to accommodate this line of thinking. The research may not necessarily be linked to sustainable fashion design, but related industries such as textiles, procurement etc. which I can review as possible source material.
If anyone can suggest reading of previous research, papers, studies etc in relation to any of these concepts, even conceptually, that may assist, I would be most grateful.
Thank you in advance.
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Without active membership in an academic community, it is challenging to learn about opportunities to contribute articles or chapters to edited volumes. Are there proven ways to hear about these projects in a timely fashion?
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Posts of researchers on RG is one way.
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I was wondering about PCA in GNU/Octave; is there any documants or website where I can read about the procedure to calculate PCA in Octave?
In particular, my analysis should take into account the effect of chemicals on biological samples, so my matrix is usually arranged in a NxK fashion, with N, biological sample, K effect of chemicals.
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I have a piece of code for you. But it is in MATLAB. If I am correct octave code is very similar to Matlab one right? https://www.imsc.res.in/~devanandt/pca_md.html
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Please share with us the nearest Call for Papers any international conference with theme of sustainable fashion and apparel design?
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Deadline 30th September
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Properties of specific nanos, materials, in- & organic substances, DNAs, RNAs are exactly similar. But why & how the natural creations of a same species are unlike in design, fashion, graphics? and unique? Who & what is behind it? Pheno & genotyping? Where's the lab? Researcher?
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The word "exactly" needs clarification and is not correct. The subtle differences associated with the pure scientific formulations and the environment is which they operates (e.g. ph balances) lead to considerable differences in behaviour characteristics. Only by understanding the fundamental properties involved can the observed differences be explained. Comprehensive knowledge of the fundamental scientific properties and the understanding of any differences is key to explaining behaviour characteristics.
This is especially true in professions seemingly based on science (e.g. some engineering fields such as civil engineers dealing with road pavement materials) that has deviated to such an degree from scientific facts that it has become to a large degree focused on empirically derived trail and error approaches - this is (in my opinion) an extreme example where the "back to basics" - back to the scientific roots of chemistry and physics - will be required for the profession to become on par with scientific developments associated with modern technologies. Only then will engineers understand the tremendous benefits that could be achieved by applying applicable "new-age" (post 2000) material technologies, e.g. nanotechnologies, in a macro environment to provide cost-effective infrastructure (desperately required in the developing world). The opposite is also true. The pure scientist often lacks (in my experience) the insight and vision to fully comprehend the potential impact of new-age developments in real world applications in a macro environment.
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In March 2019 I posted on this web site a paper of four and a half pages describing how the expansion of the verse was directly linked to the passage of time. This depended on the assumption that the universe was bounded and finite, with a singular spherical edge expanding outwards as a sphere. If a further assumption was made that this singular this outer edge was travelling at light velocity so that every electromagnetic wave action created within the universe were to be caused to duplicate its motion, then here would be a simple explanation for the transmission of all EM action within.
Furthermore this would also present a very simple diagrammatic explanation for the special theory of relativity. Whereas a spherical bounded and finite universe is not currently fashionable, it is easy to visualise and also one of the alternative models included within the FLRW metric first proposed by Friedman, and then later endorsed by Lemaitre., Robertson and Walker to describe the universe.
Has anybody proposed a similar basis for the mediation of light speed hitherto connected with the shape of the universe, or indeed any basis at all ?
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Paul
Rather late in the day I have again come across your comment and this time, I managed to check out your website and read the following: " according to the laws of physics the universe can not be closed, as supposed, unless the natural constants are not constant indeed."
Well, part of my belief structure and also that of an increasing number of eminent physicists, is that the universal constant with which we are familiar, such as light speed, are in fact variable (See Einstein, Rovbert Dicke J, Joao Magueijo (Imperial) John Moffat (U. of Toronto and Perimeter Institute), and Paul Davies to name a few. There are also a few astronomers working on the problem.
Another example is the Cosmological constant which was thought to exist until 1989 when the team of Saul Perlmutter showed that the universe was not only expanding but that its rate of expansion was not constant but accelerating. They were awarded the Nobel prize for this about ten years later and bang went another well know constant, and another whole section of physics had to be amended.
Can you be sure that the universe is not a closed system? I cannot but then neither can anybody else be sure abut the answer, in which case it is open for speculation and conjecture without which facility, physics would never progress in my view.
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So I am attempting to recreate a crystallization condition from a published structure. I have set up a 24-well screen that reproduces the published condition and makes very small adjustments to the concentrations of precipitant, buffer, salt, and pH. I started with a very similar concentration of protein (13.5 mg/ml vs. 14 mg/ml) and have been keeping it at a similar temperature (~ 20°C). Our ultimate goal is to produce a co-crystal structure by soaking method with a small peptide, however, when I setup the trays it was very clear that in all of the conditions my protein precipitated almost immediately. I should also note that for each condition I varied the ratio of protein:mother liquor in a 1:3, 2:2, and 3:1 fashion.
Would this indicate that my starting protein concentration is too high, or that there is some other parameter I need to play with. I thought recreating published crystallization conditions would be easier, however, I am not clear on what direction I should take next.
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Dear Cedric,
You got multitude of stellar advice, so follow it. I wanted to put my five cents of experience in here. I had at least several cases that I was unable to repeat my own crystallization conditions and published one or two papers from a single crystal ever obtained. Science not suppose to be this way, but, what the heck, our knowledge of protein folding, behavior, conformational space, dynamic coupling with solvent and thermodynamic behavior (despite several Nobel prizes) is very limited. Do not give up easily because if something crystallized once, it is very likely to do it again, but possibly in other conditions.
Cheers,
Bog
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Hello everybody,
I was wondering about the computation and interpretation of interaction terms of continuous variables that are used in a multiple regression.
Normally, one would mean-center (or z-standardize) the two constituent continuous variables and then multiply these values to create the interaction term. Then all three variables (continuous variable A, continuous variable B, and the interaction term AxB) can be used as regressors in a multiple regression.
However, I am a bit confused regarding negative values in the continuous variables (that result for instance from mean-centering/z-standardization). If one has only positive values, then two high positive values in both A and B would result in a high value in AxB (e.g., 10 x 10 = 100), and lower values in A and B would result in very small values in AxB (e.g., 0.2 x 0.2 = 0.04). This would result in a regressor where low values in the interaction regressor indicate low values of both continuous variables, and high values indicate high values of both.
BUT: With negative values, this relationship appears to change fundamentally. Let's say we have now two low values of both continous variables that are negative, then the interaction term would be a high positive value (e.g., -10 x -10 = 100). But this has the same value as both values in the positive domain (e.g., 10 x 10 = 100). Shouldn't they get different weights in order to differentiate effects of high/high vs. low/low? In the same fashion, high/low and low/high receive equal weights (e.g. -10 x 10 = -100; 10 x -10 = -100) and cannot be differentiated. That confuses me a lot. Or do I miss something here?
Best, Stefan
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Hey Stefan! Been awhile...
You've got it pretty much down already. Intuitively, the interaction term then becomes effectively the index of how deviant the joint combination of the two other variables is. There's no need to differentiate high\high vs low\low in that omnibus term since all that's interested in is testing to see if the variability due to joint extremeness (independent of the actual shape) is significantly different from zero. Imagine a X type interaction (with the lower values dipping down to the negative zone) vs one driven by positive slopes of differing strength. You can easily see how the overall interaction test could be equal despite the fact that the pattern of high/low, low/high, low/low and high/highs are totally different. That lack of differentiation is exactly what's desired. The sign of the index is less important than it's relative relationship to the other variables. In your example. even if you hadn't mean centered the variables (leaving everything positive and along the lines of your first AxB case), the test of the interaction term would be unimpacted would have had the exact same value.
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what material and lighting could be used in a fashion gallery ?
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Anything and everything...colour rendition under artificial lighting would be an important factor.
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I am conducting a survey on the importance of corporate social responsibility in fast-fashion industry (focusing on Zara). Would it be possible to reach more reliable responds here ? Worth trying.
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Done. Good topic.
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I will be working on a image processing project. So, I wanted to know if there could be any way to convert an image dataset to a format similar to fashion mnist dataset? I think it can help me with the process of clothing segmentation. Thank you.
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Yes, we I have some materials about this and we can work together. Can you send email in detailed?
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Hello researchers,
I am interested in writing a data monetization paper focused on Smart Elevators. During the last few years I have discovered that much of our work is more interesting to the business community.
Dear community, please help me and suggest applicable publication focused on smart technologies. Note, my overall focus are smart cities but our research is segmented across numerous business and technology disciplines.
Thanks in advance, John
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I'm a bit unclear what you want to do?
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Hi,
I have a questionnaire f over 140 questions...already grouped according to differenti areas. It has already been used in other countries. Questions are in Likert scale fashion.
I want to know what tests to use if I want to :
1) get one score from a group of questions about the same thing so I get a percentage
2) find correlations between two scores (which I would have gotten by getting a separata score for each one of the group)The two scores will result from Likert Scale type questions.
3)find correlations between a score achieved from a Likert Scale question and gender
4) find correlations between a score achieved from Likert Scale question and region.
A BIg Thank you
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For Likert scales you cannot assume the data is either ratio or interval. You must assume it is ordinal. So therefore you should use non parametric tests. There are plenty of non parametric corellation tests and chi squaked variations. If in doubt on this consult MoRoney Facts from Figures.
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Dear colleagues,
Could you please suggest useful papers that could help me in designing and starting a project to explore customer perceptions, attitudes and behaviours concerning ’ethical fashion’ (sustainable fashion, fashion with a conscious, etc)?
Thank you!
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Well, a lot has been written about the ethics of Islamic fashion, for example:
Just google "Islamic dress codes and fashion" or "ethics and Islamic dress codes" or somesuch and you'll get plenty of hits.
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like if I am developing a scale related to apparel and fashion clothes in Egypt, I must conduct the questionnaire in the Mother language (Arabic) or in other language (English as generally accepted language) or make it bi language (Arabic and English together)
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I would suggest that you use a "back-translation" procedure when implementing your survey. This means working in a two-step format:
(1) Take the original scale; quite probably it will be written in English if you are using previous literature as the background of your research.
(2) Translated into Arabic.
(3) Translat it back into English ("back-translation") with the help of a dictionary or electronic source to corroborate that the meaning of the items has not changed from English to Arabic. If the translation from Arabic to English ends up in a wording of the items that is the same (or similar) to the original wording in English, it means that the translation has been adequate and, therefore, your scale in the mother tongue language of Egypt is good enough for your research.
I hope I have explained myself well enough for your to understand what I mean...
Good luck with the research!
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Hi! I am currently in the process of creating a thesis topic and I'm kind of lost as to what theories I can use. I am majoring communication
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Also, there is the area of Visual Communication which could help your study—-how do we perceive Color in various cultures? What about headwear in various climes & cultures? Doesn’t Fashion also relate to Body Types? And the political aspects of how by whom clothes are constructed?
Lots of areas to explore here. The politics of clothing are considered an Ethics issue by some, & Ethics is an area of Comm. Studies too.
Robin Levenson
ACTING CHEKHOV in TRANSLATION: 4 Plays, 100 Ways
published by Peter Lang, Inc.
January 2019
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Hi Guys,
Could you suggest some surface activation markers which are upregulated in T cells after activation (CD3/CD28) in a NFAT independent fashion?
Thanks a lot for your help,
Andrea
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Good day, it was shown in the papers that activation of CD3 / CD28 is associated with IL-2 production. Therefore, it is possible to judge the activation of CD3 / CD28 indirectly by the concentration of IL-2
Sincerely, Victor
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I am researching random number generation techniques, and would like to find a neural network or other machine learning software, that is able to track the sequences that my software generates, in such a fashion that after accepting some number of symbols from a sequence, is thereafter able to predict the next sequence from my generator. Might you have access to such software, or might you know of another researcher who works in this area? If so, please, help me to gain access to such quality neural network or machine learning software. Thank you.
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If you are familiar with Python, many ML libraries such as PyTorch or Keras offer easy access to Long Short Term Memory Recurrent Neural Networks (LSTM-RNN). These LSTMs have proven to be effective in performing time series analysis and prediction. Also, you may want to search Github for some existing implementations. Good luck!
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Hi guys!
I’m currently working on an exciting project about Influencer marketing for luxury fashion brands. I still need some help to fill out my questionnaire. I would appreciate it, if you find time to go through it – doesn’t take long, promise!
Many thanks!!
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Done!
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Full length articles- 5000 words or shorter articles 1000-2000 words. Deadline 31st March for publication in June 2018. Submit online- www.sustainable-fashion-society.org/journal or email journal@sustainable-fashion-society.org
Also accepting ongoing submissions for publication in future issues. www.sustainable-fashion-society.org
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Hello too, I'll see your research paper later, hopefully you will continue to be a writer as a student
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I have a corpus of documents in English language. Each document is labelled sentence-wise with labels associated with the domain
I have another corpus with the same documents in another language.
I want to label the non-English corpus in an unsupervised fashion according to the labels of the English corpus.
There is the possibility that one sentence in English may correspond to multiple sentences in another language or vice-versa.
In this case, all the sentences that are the translation of a single original sentence will have the same label of the original sentence.
What would it be the best approach? Which are relevant work with similar setting that I should study?
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