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    • Field Measurement of Effective Leaf Area Index using Optical Device in Vegetation Canopy 

      Černý, Jakub; Pokorný, Radek (Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE), 2021)
      Leaf area index (LAI) is an essential canopy variable describing the amount of foliage in an ecosystem. The parameter serves as the interface between green components of plants and the atmosphere, and many physiological ...
    • Profit shifting and the tax response of multinational banks in eastern Europe 

      Anarfi, Daniel; Nerudová, Danuše (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      The aim of the paper is to measure the amount of profit shifting within the banking sector in Eastern European countries. The paper uses firm-level bank data from the Bankscope database of multinational subsidiary banks ...
    • Spatial data driven evaluation of city locations 

      Muroň, Mikuláš; Procházka, David (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      Moving to a new home or setting a new bureau in a new city is always difficult. One does not have knowledge about suitable locations; therefore, people are frequently unpleasantly surprised. High traffic noise, long distance ...
    • Overview of bovine dendritic cells 

      Kratochvílová, Lucie; Sláma, Petr (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      This article is an overview of dendritic cells (DCs) in cattle. The understanding of the immune system and the role of DCs in many ways can contribute to their use in the prevention and treatment of many infectious and ...
    • Free-Rider Problem in Classroom Games - Impact of Gender and Intergroup Conditions 

      Kukučková, Soňa; Žiaran, Pavel (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      Behavioural experiments in the field of provision of public goods (including free rider problem) help to uncover the underlying processes and forces determining the nature of economy in the public sector. The objective of ...
    • Effect of breed on frequency of morphological defects in boar spermatozoa 

      Kamanová, Vendula; Nevrkla, Pavel; Hadaš, Zdeněk (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      The aim of this study was to assess an effect of breed on frequency of morphological changes in boar spermatozoa. A total of 1080 semen samples were used in this study. The samples were collected from January to December ...
    • Evaluation of growth intensity in suffolk and charollais sheep 

      Janoš, Tomáš; Filipčík, Radek; Hošek, Martin (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      The aim of the study was to evaluate the influence of breed (Suffolk, Charollais), sex (ram, ewes) and litter size (singles, twins, triplets) on the growth ability of lambs from birth to 300 days of age. Insignificantly ...
    • Data Measurements and Its Uses for the Autonomous System 

      Ostřížek, František; Trenz, Oldřich (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      This article describes the problematic area of UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle). This device can be used to communicate with corporate IS and other devices, calculation of localisation, mapping of new places which covered ...
    • Elimination the impact of heat stress by supplementation of antioxidants into diet of duroc boars 

      Přibilová, Magdalena; Horký, Pavel; Nevrkla, Pavel; Skládanka, Jiří (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      The aim of this experiment was to find out, if is it possible to eliminate the impact of heat stress on quality of Duroc boar ejaculate by the addition of complex of antioxidants (Selenium, Zinc, Vit. C and Vit. E) into ...
    • The impact of under-vine management on the weed seedbank in the soil 

      Porčová, Lenka; Smutný, Vladimír (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      The evaluation of the weed seedbank in the soil was carried out in 2013 and 2014 in the Žabčice vineyard. Within the frame of maintenance management, three methods of under-vine management were proposed: untreated control, ...
    • Development of a location-based service for a Brno City District 

      Landa, Jaromír; Pisařovic, Ivo; Kolomazník, Jan; Švehla, Ondřej; Procházka, David (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      There are many different types of places in any city. These places include playgrounds, dog runs, cultural heritage sites and many more. A city usually wants to provide information about location and equipment of these ...
    • A Review of the Suitability of Using Eco-Efficiency Principles in Managing Environmental Impacts of the Packaged Water Industry in Ghana 

      Quartey, Ebo Tawiah; Darkwah, Samuel Antwi (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      The production and use of sachet water in Ghana has been consistently increasing, filling the gap of inadequate access to safe drinking water. Despite the obvious significant socio-economic impact of the packaged water ...
    • Bankruptcy prediction of engineering companies in the EU using classification methods 

      Staňková, Michaela; Hampel, David (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      This article focuses on the problem of binary classification of 902 small- and medium-sized engineering companies active in the EU, together with additional 51 companies which went bankrupt in 2014. For classification ...
    • Active work participation of the Czech elderly 

      Kubíčková, Lea; Hajko, Vladimír; Rašticová, Martina; Hazuchová, Naďa (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      Majority of developed countries exhibit changing transition towards older population structure. This explains why nowadays, the so-called active ageing - a policy focus to help people remain in charge of their own lives ...
    • Determination of chlorophyll and carotenoids present in the seeds of the plant family apiaceae and the impact on seed quality 

      Grulichová, Marie; Mendel, Peter; Trojan, Václav; Vyhnánek, Tomáš (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      In this study, we assessed the content of chlorophyll a and b, β-carotene and lutein in seeds of carrot, celery, dill, parsley and parsnip commercial varieties by spectrophotometric method. It was determined that the content ...
    • The Influence of Using the Traction Booster of the Semi-Mounted Plough on the Performance Parameters of the Ploughing Set 

      Renčín, Lukáš; Polcar, Adam; Bauer, František (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      The objective of this article is to verify the influence of the use of the traction cylinder of the semi-mounted plough on the performance parameters of the ploughing set., Claas Axion 850 set, equipped with Hexashift ...
    • Conductivity Measurement for Control of a Biogas Plant 

      Klein, Richard; Slaný, Vlastimil; Krčálová, Eva (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      Nowadays in these modern times, when the majority of technologies are dependent on electrical energy, it is necessary to build new sources of energy ecologically and still improve their efficiency. One of the branches, ...
    • Text-Mining in Streams of Textual Data Using Time Series Applied to Stock Market 

      Netolický, Pavel; Petrovský, Jonáš; Dařena, František (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      Each day, a lot of text data is generated. This data comes from various sources and may contain valuable information. In this article, we use text mining methods to discover if there is a connection between news articles ...
    • Wi-Fi Indoor Localisation: A Deeper Insight Into Patterns in the Fingerprint Map Data 

      Muroň, Mikuláš; Procházka, David (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      Localisation via Wi-Fi networks is one of the possible techniques which can be used for positioning inside buildings or in other places without the GPS signal. The accurate indoor positioning system can help users with ...
    • Influence of mycotoxins in barley monodiets on growth performance and rats liver histology 

      Dočkalová, Hana; Horký, Pavel; Zeman, Ladislav; Polák, Ondřej; Skládanka, Jiří (Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2018)
      The presence of mycotoxins in animal feed cause health disorders and can also contribute to other factors such as stress, lack of nutrition, infectious agents etc. The aim of this article was to study effect of feed ration ...