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Assessing the Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge of Pre-Service Science Teachers at a South African University
The purpose of this study was to investigate preservice science teachers' proficiency levels regarding their practical knowledge of technological pedagogical content knowledge (TPACK-P). A sample of 103 third- and fourth-year...
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A Hierarchical Clustering Federated Learning System Based on Industry 4.0
Chun-Yi Lu, Hsin-Te Wu
Jan 01, 2022
This study proposes using dendrogram clustering as the basis to construct a federated learning system for A.I. model parameter updating. The authors adopted a private blockchain to accelerate downloads of the latest parameters...
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Quality Improvement Incentive Strategy in Agricultural Products Supply Chain Under Social Preference
Yanhong Qin, Kai Guo
Nov 01, 2021
This paper sets Stackelberg model of bilateral quality efforts decision dominated by supermarket in the agricultural products supply chain by considering fairness concern and altruistic reciprocity. We use backward induction...
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The Effect of Technology Readiness on Individual Absorptive Capacity Toward Learning Behavior in Australian Universities
Recipient's absorptive capacity (ACAP) is a barrier to knowledge transfer in organizations. The technology readiness (TR) dimensions measure an individual's technological beliefs and aligns with the individual's ACAP. The...
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Uncertainty analysis for propagation effects from statistical downscaling to hydrological modelingUncertainty analysis for propagation effects from statistical downscaling to hydrological modeling
Hongjing Wu, Bing Chen
Aug 26, 2014
To understand the water balance and environmental effects under climate change condition, hydrological models are always used to simulate the hydrological cycle and predict future scenarios by using global climate models (GCMs)...
Technology-Enabled Mobilization in the Emergence of a Value Co-Creating Ecosystem
Mobilization has been an important management issue in business interaction, but the role of technology in the mobilization process is little investigated, particularly with regard to the rising phenomena of platforms and...
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Knowledge Fusion Based on Cloud Computing Environment for Long-Term Care
Globally, aging is now a societal trend and challenge in many developed and developing countries. A key medical strategy that a fast-paced aging society must consider is the provision of quality long-term care (LTC) services....
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Using Online Social Networks to Globalize and Popularize Product Brands in Different Cultural Areas
The purpose of this paper is to investigate the influential factors of online social network advertising in three different cultural areas, being China, India, and the US. This study uses the Social Capital Theory (SCT), and...
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Double-Layer Learning, Leaders' Forgetting, and Knowledge Performance in Online Work Community Organizations
This paper constructs an online community organizational double-layer learning structure model based on exploration-exploitation models. In this way, the authors examine the effect how double-layer online community learning as...
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An Empirical Study on Selection, Evaluation, and Management Strategies of Green Suppliers in Manufacturing Enterprises
Chia-Huei Wu
Jan 01, 2022
Green supply chain management means integrating environmental awareness into supply chain management, including product design, raw material acquisition and selection, the manufacturing process, the distribution of final...
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The Circumplex Model for Structuring Career Anchors of the IT/IS Personnel
A quantitative study involving Mainland China (the PRC), Taiwan, India, the UAE, and the US, five areas with 852 responses of IT/IS personnel data towards building a more suitable Circumplex Career Anchor Model for IT/IS...
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Analysis of the Critical Role of a Smart Agricultural Internet of Things System in Industrial Benefit Evaluation
Jinshun Wu
Mar 22, 2022
Agriculture is transforming from traditional agriculture to smart agriculture. To realize the intelligent, precise, and scientific management of agricultural production, it is necessary to conduct real-time, accurate, and...
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Analysis of Environmental Governance Expense Prediction Reform With the Background of Artificial Intelligence
Xiaohui Wu
Sep 01, 2022
In this paper, Artificial Intelligence assisted rule-based confidence metric (AI-CRBM) framework has been introduced for analyzing environmental governance expense prediction reform. A metric method is to assess a level of...
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The Global Organizational Behavior Analysis for Financial Risk Management Utilizing Artificial Intelligence
Enterprise financial risks are analyzed utilizing the theory of organizational behavior, and a financial risk management system is constructed to improve the design and algorithm of the enterprise risk management system. Base on...
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Crowd Workers' Continued Participation Intention in Crowdsourcing Platforms
The micro-task crowdsourcing marketplace, as a novel platform, has provided firms with a new way to recruit employees at a reasonable cost and with a fast turnaround. This research explores how different types of motivations...
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Research on Information-Driven Trades in China
The authors examine the information-driven trades and informed traders' order size strategies in China's stock market. They find the aggregate U-shaped informed trading is not only explained by the time-of-day effect but is also...
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What Information Do We Have on People's Willingness to Pay on Reducing Plastic Shopping Bags?
The Chinese government implemented the payment system for plastic shopping bags in 2008 and 2020. This study aims to analyze consumers' perceptions and purchase willingness of plastic shopping bags. Using information technology...
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Research on the Impact of Information Security Certification and Concealment on Financial Performance
With the rapid development of information technology, information security has been gaining attention. The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has issued international standards and technical reports related to...
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A Unified Health Information System Framework for Connecting Data, People, Devices, and Systems
The COVID-19 pandemic has heightened the necessity for pervasive data and system interoperability to manage healthcare information and knowledge. There is an urgent need to better understand the role of interoperability in...
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Image Aesthetic Description Based on Semantic Addition Transformer Model
Image aesthetic quality assessment has been a hot research topic in the field of image analysis during the last decade. Most recently, people have proposed comment type assessment to describe the aesthetics of an image using...
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The Study of Para-Social Interaction With E-Word-of-Mouth for Influencer Marketing by Complex Computing
The purpose of this study was focused on exploring the relationship among the fans’ preferences, fans’ para-social interaction, and fans’ word-of-mouth. A survey consisted of 21 items based on the literature review and developed...
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RIKEN MetaDatabase
Recently, the number and heterogeneity of life science datasets published on the Web have increased significantly. However, biomedical scientists face numerous serious difficulties finding, using and publishing useful databases....
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Machine Learning Algorithms for Big Data Applications With Policy Implementation
This article examines the policy implementation literature using a text mining technique, known as a structural topic model (STM), to conduct a comprehensive analysis of 547 articles published by 11 major journals between 2000...
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Modelling the Effects of Chemical Dispersant on the Fate of Spilled Oil
The proposed Energy East pipeline project has raised concerns about potential oil spills in Saint John, New Brunswick, due to increased tanker traffic. While environmental conditions such as strong tide and current could pose...
Exploring Consumer Adoption of Mobile Shopping Apps From a Perspective of Elaboration Likelihood Model
Thi Vo, Kuang-Wen Wu
Jan 01, 2022
This study aims to integrate perceived risk into elaboration likelihood model, develop a comprehensive research model to explain dual routes of persuasive communication through various factors affecting individual acceptance and...
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