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Peer Networks and Intention to Consume Unhealthy Food: The Association Through Cognitive Mediators in Peruvian Adolescents
(SAGE Publications, 2020)
This cross-sectional study examined the mediating role of three reasoned action approach (RAA) constructs—attitudes, perceived social pressure, and perceived behavioral control—on the relationship between peer networks and ...
How does customer perception of salespeople influence the relationship? A study in an emerging economy
Sales and sales force management is a complex activity that largely determines a company's commercial success. Customer perception of the salespeople in terms of expertise, trust, interaction, and risk can drive the ...
An experimental test of two policies to increase donations to public projects
This paper uses lab-in-the-field experiments and theory to explore why people give money to gov-ernments. We assume that giving is motivated by outcome–oriented or consequentialist norms, andconditional on (a) others’ ...
EsPADA: Enhanced Payload Analyzer for malware Detection robust against Adversarial threats
The emergent communication technologies landscape has consolidated the anomaly-based intrusion detection paradigm as one of the most prominent solutions able to discover unprecedented malicious traits. It relied on building ...
Development of a Fuzzy Logic-Based Solar Charge Controller for Charging Lead–Acid Batteries
The design and implementation of a solar charge controller for lead–acid batteries is intended to supplement a component of the water purification module of the water treatment unit for natural disaster relief. This unit ...
Treatment of irrigation water infested with nematodes using a solar photoreactor
(Desalination Publications, 2020)
The objective of this study was to assess the efficacy of the disinfection of irrigation water loaded with the plant-parasitic nematode Meloidogyne incognita using a solar photoreactor. The photoreactor was comprised of a ...
Belief in a COVID-19 Conspiracy Theory as a Predictor of Mental Health and Well-Being of Health Care Workers in Ecuador: Cross-Sectional Survey Study
(JMIR Publications, 2020)
Background: During the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, social media platforms have become active sites for the dissemination of conspiracy theories that provide alternative explanations of the cause of the pandemic, ...
Removal of nitrogen and phosphorus from domestic wastewater by electrocoagulation: Application of multilevel factorial design
(Polish Society of Ecological Engineering, 2020)
The main objective of this investigation was to evaluate the efficiency of electrocoagulation for the elimination of nitrogen and phosphorous from domestic wastewater and to determine the main operating parameters affecting ...
Confined benzene within InOF-1: Contrasting CO2 and SO2 capture behaviours
(Royal Society of Chemistry, 2020)
The confinement of small amounts of benzene in InOF-1 (Bz@InOF-1) shows a contradictory behavior in the capture of CO2 and SO2. While the capture of CO2 is increased 1.6 times, compared to the pristine material, the capture ...
Efectos entre las actividades de innovación, exportación y productividad: un análisis de las empresas manufactureras peruanas
(Universidad de los Andes, 2020)
El objetivo de este artículo es examinar la relación entre los esfuerzos innovativos, el nivel de exportaciones y la productividad en las empresas manufactureras peruanas. Con información de la Encuesta Nacional de Innovación ...