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Publications, conferences and other research activities involving ICE academics.

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'Illicit antiquities'? The collection of Nazi militaria in the Channel Islands

Article by Dr Gilly Carr, in The Journal of World Archaeology 48(1) (March 2016) Read more

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Is neuroimaging measuring information from the brain?

Journal by Dr Lee De-Wit, David Alexander, Vebjørn Ekroll and Johan Wagemans, in Pyschonomic Bulletin & Review, pp. 1-14 (Feb 2016). Read more

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The hidden heritage of forced and slave labour: examining the commitment to remembering the Channel Islands

Article by Dr Gilly Carr, in Skrifter [Transactions] 4, the Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters. Special Issue: 'Painful Heritage: Studies in the Cultural Landscape of the Second World War.', edited by M. Jasinski and L. Sem. Read more

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Recognising and moving on from a failed paradigm: The case study of agricultural landscapes in Anglo-Saxon England c.400 - 800 AD

Paper by Dr Susan Oosthuizen in 'Journal of Archaeological Research' 24, 2: 179-227. Published March 2016. Read more

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"Have you been offended?" Holocaust memory in the Channel Islands at HMD 70

Article by Dr Gilly Carr, in Holocaust Studies: a journal of culture and history. Read more

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The Ely Coucher Book, 1249-50. The Bishop of Ely's Manors in the Cambridgeshire Fenland

Book edited by Dr Susan Oosthuizen and Dr Frances Willmoth, Cambridgeshire Records Society. 280pp. 246x190mm. 26 colour illustrations; 1 map. ISBN 978-0-904323-24-2. Published October 2015. Read more

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The link between accretion mode and environment in radio-loud active galaxies

Article by J. Ineson, J.H. Croston, M.J. Hardcastle, R.P. Kraft, D.A. Evans and M. Jarvis, in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 453, 2883. Read more

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Investigation of the Global Instability of the Rotating-Disk Boundary Layer

Article by R. J. Lingwood, E. Appelquist, P Schlatter, and P. H. Alfredsson, in Procedia IUTAM, vol. 14, pp. 321-328 (2015) Read more

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Heritage and Memory of War: Responses from small islands

Gilly Carr's latest book, 'Heritage and Memory of War: Responses from small islands', co-edited with Keir Reeves, has now been published by Routledge. It examines the long term impact on heritage, memory and the resulting identity of small islands that have been affected by conflict. Read more

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Deadwood biomass: an underestimated carbon stock in degraded tropical forests?

Article by M Pfeifer, Veronique Lefebvre, EC Turner, J Cusack, MS Khoo, VK Chey, RM Ewers, in Environmental Research Letters 10, 044019 (2015). Read more

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Whole-ecosystem experimental manipulations of tropical rainforests

Article by TM Fayle, EC Turner, Y Basset, RM Ewers, G Reynolds, V Novotny, in Trends in Ecology and Evolution 30, pp. 334-346 (2015). Read more

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Logging cuts the functional importance of invertebrates in tropical rainforest

Article by Dr Ed Turner et al., in Nature Communications 6, Article number: 6836. Read more

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Re-evaluating maps of Domesday population densities: a case study from the Cambridgeshire fenland

Paper by Dr Susan Oosthuizen, Medieval Settlement Research 29 (2014): 1-10. Read more

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Instabilities of the von Kármán Boundary Layer

Article by R. J. Lingwood and P. Henrik Alfredsson, in Applied Mechanics Reviews. Read more

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The relationship between leaf area index and microclimate in tropical forest and oil palm plantation: Forest disturbance drives changes in microclimat

Article by SR Hardwick, R Toumi, M Pfeifer, EC Turner, R Nilus & RM Ewers, in Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 201, pp. 187-195 (2015). Read more

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Global linear instability of the rotating-disk flow investigated through simulations

Article by E. Applequist, P. Schlatter and R. J. Lingwood in Journal of Fluid Mechanics Read more

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An ant-plant by-product mutualism is robust to selective logging of rain forest and conversion to oil palm plantation

Article by TM Fayle, DP Edwards, WA Foster, K Mohd Yusah, EC Turner, in Oecologia 178, pp. 441-450 (2015). Read more

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The PREDICTS database: a global database of how local terrestrial biodiversity responds to human impacts

Article by L Hudson, EC Turner et al. (multi-author paper), in Ecology and Evolution 4, pp. 4701-4735 (2015). Read more

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Rotation effects on wall-bounded flows - some laboratory experiments

Book chapter by Dr Rebecca Lingwood with P Henrik Alfredsson, in Modeling Atmospheric and Oceanic Flows: Insights From Laboratory Experiments and Numerical Simulations Read more

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A Tale of Two Camps: Lager Wick and SS Strafgefangenenlager Falstad

Article by Dr Gilly Carr, British Archaeology 139, 44-49. Read more

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Forest fragmentation and ecosystem function

Chapter by KS-H Peh, Y Lin, SH Luke, WA Foster & EC Turner, in Global Forest Fragmentation, Eds CJ Kettle & LP Koh, pp. 143-174. CABI. ISBN 978-1-78064-203-1 (2014). Read more

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Can cattle grazing in mature oil palm increase biodiversity and ecosystem service provision?

Article by EM Slade MI Mohd Naim, PS Sudharto, Burhanuddin, JP Caliman, WA Foster, JL Snaddon, EC Turner & DJ Mann, in The Planter, Kuala Lumpur, 90, pp. 655-665 (2014). Read more

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The Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function in Tropical Agriculture (BEFTA) Project

Article by WA Foster, JL Snaddon, A Dwi Advento, Anak Agung Ketut Aryawan, H Barclay, J-P Caliman, C Kurniawan, DJ Kurz, D Mann, MI Mohd Naim, D Purnomo, T Pujianto, S Dzulfikar, Rambe, EM Slade, Suhardi, Soeprapto, Ps Sudharto, Ribka Sionita Tarigan, Resti Wahyuningsih, Rudi Harto Widodo and EC Turner, in The Planter, Kuala Lumpur, 90 pp. 581-591 (2014). Read more

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Protest, Defiance and Resistance in the Channel Islands

Book by Dr Gilly Carr, Paul Sanders and Louise Wilmot, Bloomsbury Academic, London, 2014, 392 p., 40 illus., ISBN 978-1-472-50920-8 Read more

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The turbulent rotating-disk boundary layer

Article by P. H. Alfredsson, S. Imayama and R. J. Lingwood, in European Journal of Mechanics – B/Fluids, April 2014. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2014.80 Read more

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Legacies of Occupation: heritage, memory and archaeology in the Channel Islands

Book by Dr Gilly Carr, Springer, London, 2014, XIX, 300 p. 59 illus., 42 illus. in colour, ISBN 978-3-319-03407-2 Read more

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Resistance, the body and the V-sign campaign in Channel Islander WWII German internment camps

Paper by Dr Gilly Carr, pp. 117-131 in J. Symonds, A. Badcock and J. Oliver, Historical Archaeologies of Cognition Read more

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Sites of Memory, Sites of Oblivion: The archaeology of twentieth century conflict in Europe

Paper by Dr Gilly Carr and Marek Jasinski, pp. 36-55 in M. Bassanelli and G. Postglione, Re-enacting the Past: Museography for Conflict Archaeology. Read more

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Did Magic Matter? The Saliency of Magic in the Early Roman Empire

Article by Dr Justin Meggitt, Journal of Ancient History vol. 1, no.2 (2013): 170–229. DOI: 10.1515/jah-2013-0010 Read more

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The emperor’s old clothes: The origins of medieval nucleated settlements and their open fields

Article by Dr Susan Oosthuizen, Medieval Settlement Research 28: 96–98 Read more

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Early Quakers and Islam: Slavery, Apocalyptic and Christian-Muslim Encounters in the Seventeenth Century

Book by Dr Justin Meggitt, Studies on Inter-Religious Relations 59. Uppsala: Swedish Science Press, 2013. Read more

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Beyond Hierarchy: The Archaeology of Collective Governance

Paper by Dr Susan Oosthuizen in World Archaeology, Volume 45 (4). DOI:10.1080/00438243.2013.8476347 Read more

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"A Truth Universally Acknowledged"? Morphology as an indicator of medieval planned towns

Paper by Dr Susan Oosthuizen in Landscape History, Volume 34 (1), pp. 51-80. DOI: 10.1080/01433768.2013.797197 Read more

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Tradition and Transformation in Anglo-Saxon England: Archaeology, Common Rights and Landscape

Book by Dr Susan Oosthuizen, Bloomsbury, London, xii + 251 pp., 12 b/w figures, Hardback, ISBN: 9781472507273 Read more

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Common People

Paper by Dr Susan Oosthuizen, in British Archaeology, volume 128, pp. 42-45 Read more

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On the laminar–turbulent transition of the rotating-disk flow: the role of absolute instability

Paper by P. H. Alfredsson, S. Imayama and R. J. Lingwood, in Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Volume 745, April 2014, pp 132-163. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2014.80 Read more

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Turbulent boundary layers over flat plates and rotating disks

Paper by P. H. Alfredsson, S. Imayama, R. J. Lingwood, R. Örlü and A. Segalini, in European Journal of Mechanics- B/Fluids, article in press, doi: 10.1016/j.euromechflu.2013.01.001doi:10.1016/j.euromechflu.2013.01.001 Read more

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An experimental study of edge effects on rotating-disk transition

Paper by Shintaro Imayama, P. Henrik Alfredsson and R. J. Lingwood, in Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Volume 716, pp 638-657, doi: 10.1017/jfm.2012.564 Read more

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Of coins, crests and kings: symbols of identity and resistance in the occupied Channel Islands.

Paper by Dr Gilly Carr, in The Journal of Material Culture, volume 17(4): pp 327-344. DOI: 10.1177/1359183512459627 Read more

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Prisoners of War: Archaeology, memory and heritage

Book edited by Gilly Carr and Harold Mytum (2012), New York: Springer, 341pp., Hardback, ISBN 978-1-4614-4165-6 Read more

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On what we may infer from artistic and scientific representations of time

Paper by Dr Emily Caddick with Craig Bourne in Writing Visual Culture [formerly Working Papers in Design] vol. 5: Ways of Knowing: Art and Science’s Shared Imagination, ed. Pat Simpson. Read more

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Occupied Behind Barbed Wire

Exhibition by Dr Gilly Carr, Jersey Museum, 31 March – December 30 2012 Read more

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Occupation heritage, commemoration and memory in Guernsey and Jersey

Paper by Dr Gilly Carr, in History and Memory, volume 24, number 1, Spring/Summer 2012, pp 87-117, doi:10.1353/ham.2012.0002 Read more

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Examining the memorialscape of occupation and liberation: a case study from the Channel Islands

Paper by Dr Gilly Carr, in International Journal of Heritage Studies, volume 18, issue 2, pages 174-193, doi:10.1080/13527258.2011.606330 Read more

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Theory Building in Educational Research

Book by Dr Nigel Kettley, Continuum, London and New York, paperback, 224 pages, ISBN: 9781441198778 Read more

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A new way to describe the transition characteristics of a rotating-disk boundary-layer flow

Paper by Dr Rebecca Lingwood, Shintaro Imayama and P. Henrik Alfredsson, in Physics of Fluids - American Institute of Physics, Volume 24, 031701 (2012), doi: 10.1063/1.3696020 Read more

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Cultural Heritage and Prisoners of War: Creativity Behind Barbed Wire

Book edited by Gilly Carr and Harold Mytum (2012), Routledge, 316pp., Hardback, ISBN: 978-0-415-52215-1 Read more

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Hybrid Nanosheets of an Inorganic–Organic Framework Material: Facile Synthesis, Structure, and Elastic Properties

Paper by Jin-Chong Tan, Paul J. Saines, Erica G. Bithell and Anthony K. Cheetham in ACS Nano, doi: 10.1021/nn204054k Read more

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Public goods, public services, and by-product mutualism in an ant-fern symbiosis

Paper by TM Fayle, DP Edwards, Dr Ed Turner, AJ Dumbrell, P Eggleton, & WA Foster, in Oikos, doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2011.20062.x. Read more

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Biodiversity hanging by a thread: the importance of fungal litter-trapping systems in tropical rainforests

Paper by JL Snaddon, Dr Ed Turner, TM Fayle, K Chey, P Eggleton & WA Foster, in Biology Letters, doi: 10.1098/rsbl.2011.1115. Read more

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Cambridgeshire and the Peat Fen: Medieval Rural Settlement and Commerce, c. AD 900–1300

Book chapter by Dr Susan Oosthuizen, in Medieval Rural Settlement: Britain and Ireland, AD 800-1600, edited by Neil Christie and Paul Stamper, Windgather Press. 304 pp., hardback, ISBN: 978-1-905119-42-4. Read more

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Remapping the "Landscape of Choice": Patterns of Social Class Convergence in the Psycho-social Factors Shaping the Higher Education Choice Process

Paper by Dr Nigel Kettley and Dr Joan M Whitehead in Educational Review 2011: 1-18. Read more

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Poverty, Gender and Life-Cycle under the English Poor Law, 1760-1834

Book by Dr Samantha Williams, Boydell and Brewer. 204pp., hardback, ISBN: 9780861933143. Read more

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Heritage Transformed

Book by Dr Ian Baxter, Oxbow Books, 128pp., paperback, ISBN 978-1-84217-457. Read more

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A note concerning the distribution of two- and three-field systems in south Cambridgeshire before about 1350

Paper by Dr Susan Oosthuizen, in Medieval Settlement Volume 25, pages 21-31. Read more

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Exploring the Memorialscape of Occupation and Liberation: A Case Study from the Channel Islands

Paper by Dr Gilly Carr, in International Journal of Heritage Studies 18. Read more

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Facile Mechanosynthesis of Amorphous Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks

Paper by TD Bennett, S Cao, J-C Tan, D Keen, Dr Erica Bithell, P Beldon, T Friscic and AK Cheetham, in Journal of the American Chemical Society 2011, Volume 133 pp.14546-14549. Read more

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Engraving and Embroidering Emotions upon the Material Culture of Internment

Book chapter by Dr Gilly Carr, in Archaeologies of Internment, edited by Adrian Myers and Gabriel Moshenska, Springer 316 pp., hardback, ISBN 978-1441996657. Read more

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The effects of surface mass flux on the instability of the BEK system of rotating boundary-layer flows

Paper by Dr Rebecca Lingwood and SJ Garrett, in European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids, doi: 10.1016/j.euromechflu.2011.02.003. Read more

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Vital Victims: Senses of Children in the Urban

Book chapter by Dr Jenny Bavidge, in Children in Culture Revisited: Further Approaches to Childhood, edited by Karin Lesnik-Oberstein, Palgrave Macmillan. 248 pp., hardcover, ISBN 978-0230275546. Read more

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Archaeology, Common Rights and Anglo-Saxon Identity

Paper by Dr Susan Oosthuizen, in Early Medieval Europe Volume 19, Issue 2, pages 153-181. Read more