Yue-Ping Xu

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Models are essential in a decision support system for river basin management. In a decision support system for integrated planning and management, the use of appropriate models is important to avoid models being either too simple or too complex. In this paper, appropriate models refer to models that are good-enough-but-not-more-than-that to obtain an(More)
Cerebrovascular disease such as stroke is one of the most common diseases in the aging population, and neural stem cells (NSCs) transplantation may provide an alternative therapy for cerebral ischemia. However, a hostile microenvironment in the ischemic brain offers is challenging for the survival of the transplanted cells. Considering the neuroprotective(More)
In river basin management, often a range of models exist which can be used to describe underlying physical, socio-economic and ecological processes of interest. The availability of complex models as management tools is growing as the power of computers increases. Models are normally selected based on the conditions that they ‘best’ fit a particular set of(More)
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