Hack, Kay Dr
Lecturer in Process Biotechnology
Academic and Professional Qualifications
2004: MSc Bioinformatics
1992: PhD Biochemical Engineering
1988: BEng (Hons)
Teaching & Learning Activities
Course Director for MSc Bioinformatics; Modules; Introduction to bioinformatics; Advanced topics in bioinformatics; Proteomics
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Hack, Kay Dr - Publications
Hack, Catherine (2015) The benefits and barriers of using virtual worlds to engage healthcare professionals on distance learning programmes. Interactive Learning Environments, online. pp. 1-14.
Hack, Catherine (2015) Applying learning analytics to smart learning — ethics and policy. In: Smart Learning: Teaching and elarning with smartphones and tablets in post compulsory education. Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, pp. 57-62. ISBN 978-1843873839
Hack, Catherine (2015) Collaborative curation in the classroom. In: Smart Learning: Teaching and learning with smartphones and tablets. (Eds: Middleton, Andrew), Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, pp. 226-230. ISBN 978-1843873839
Hack, Catherine (2015) Developing an open education resource to develop digital literacy skills for employability in the Life and Health Sciences. Journal of educational innovation, partnership and change, 1 (1). pp. n-n.
Hack, Catherine, Mckillop, Aine, Sweetman, SF and O'Connor, JM (2015) An evaluation of resource development and dissemination activities designed to promote problem-based learning at the University of Ulster. Innovations in Education & Teaching International, 52. pp. 218-228.
Hack, Catherine (2015) Analytical rubrics in higher education: A repository of empirical data. British Journal of Educational Technology, n/a. pp. n/a.
McClean, Stephen, Gallagher, Alison, Hack, Catherine and Hagan, William (2012) Offering Sound Advice: Exploring the Provision and Delivery of Audio Feedback to Students. In: Higher Education Academy Annual Conference, University of Manchester. Author.
Hack, Catherine (2012) Ethical Review of Undergraduate Student Research Projects: A Proportionate, Transparent and Efficient Process?. Bioscience Education, 19 (8). pp. 8.
Hack, Catherine (2008) Development of a Bioinformatics PBL Scenario Resource Centre. Bioscience Bulletin, 25. pp. 10.
Doherty, Bernadette, O'Donnell, Fionnuala, Smyth, Franklin, Leslie, Julian, Ramachandran, Venkataraman N, Boyd, Neil S, Hack, Catherine, O'Kane, Edmund and McClean, Stephen (2007) A study of the analytical behaviour of selected psycho-active drugs using liquid chromatography, ion trap mass spectrometry, gas chromatography and polarography and the construction of an appropriate database for drug characterisation. TALANTA, 72 (2). pp. 755-761.
Dubitzky, Werner, Berrar, Daniel and Hack, Catherine (2006) Text mining of full-text journal articles combined with gene expression analysis reveals a relationship between sphingosine-1-phosphate and invasiveness of a glioblastoma cell line. BMC Bioinformatics, 7. pp. 373.
Snelling, William J., McKenna, James P., Hack, Catherine, Moore, John E. and Dooley, James (2006) An examination of the diversity of a novel Campylobacter reservoir. ARCHIVES OF MICROBIOLOGY, 186 (1). pp. 31-40.
O'Donnell, F., Ramachandran, V. N., Smyth, Franklin, Hack, Catherine and Patton, E. (2006) A study of the analytical behaviour of selected synthetic and naturally occurring quinolines using electrospray ionisation ion trap mass spectrometry, liquid chromatography and gas chromatography and the construction of an appropriate database for quinoline characterisation. ANALYTICA CHIMICA ACTA, 572 (1). pp. 63-76.
Smyth, Franklin, McClean, Stephen, Hack, Catherine, Ramachandran, VN, Doherty, B, Joyce, C, O'Donnell, F, Smyth, Thomas, O'Kane, E and Brooks, P (2006) The characterisation of synthetic and natural-product pharmaceuticals by electrospray ionisation-mass spectrometry (ESI-MS) and liquid chromatography (LC)-ESI-MS. TRAC-TRENDS IN ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY, 25 (6). pp. 572-582.
Smyth, Franklin, Ramachandran, VN, Hack, Catherine, Joyce, C and O'Kane, E (2006) A study of the analytical behaviour of selected synthetic and naturally occurring coumarins using liquid chromatography, ion trap mass spectrometry, gas chromatography and polarography and the construction of an appropriate database for coumarin characterisation. ANALYTICA CHIMICA ACTA, 564 (2). pp. 201-210.
Berrar, Daniel, Hack, Catherine and Dubitzky, Werner (2005) Knowledge discovery in biology and biotechnology texts: a review of techniques, evaluation strategies, and applications.. Critical reviews in biotechnology, 25 (1-2). pp. 31-52.
Berrar, Daniel, Hack, Catherine and Dubitzky, W (2005) Knowledge Discovery in Biology and Biotechnology Texts: A Review of Techniques, Evaluation Strategies, and Applications. Critical Reviews in Biotechnology, 25 (1-2). pp. 31.
Hack, Catherine and Kendall, Gary (2005) Bioinformatics: Current practice and future challenges for life science education. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education, 33 (2). pp. 82-85.
Hack, Catherine and Kendall, Gary (2005) Bioinformatics Education in the UK: Are we educating scientists or training technicians?. Bioscience Bulletin, 15. pp. 10.
Lees Murdock, Diane, McLoughlin, GA, McDaid, JR, Quinn, LM, O'Doherty, A, Hiripi, L, Hack, Catherine and Walsh, CP (2004) Identification of 11 pseudogenes in the DNA methyltransferase gene family in rodents and humans and implications for the functional loci. GENOMICS, 84 (1). pp. 193-204.
Kourkoutas, Y, McErlean, C, Kanellaki, M, Hack, Catherine, Marchant, Roger, Banat, Ibrahim and Koutinas, AA (2004) High-temperature wine making using the thermotolerant yeast strain Kluyveromyces marxianus IMB3. APPLIED BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY, 112 (1). pp. 25-35.
Hack, Catherine Jane (2004) Integrated transcriptome and proteome data: the challenges ahead.. Briefings in functional genomics & proteomics, 3 (3). pp. 212-9.
Hack, Catherine (2001) The use of oxygen uptake rate measurements to control the supply of toxic substrate: toluene hydroxylation by Pseudomonas putida UV4.. Enzyme and microbial technology, 28 (2-3). pp. 183-188.
Hack, Catherine (2000) Design of a control system for biotransformation of toxic substrates: toluene hydroxylation by Pseudomonas putida UV4. Enzyme and Microbial Technology, 26 (7). pp. 530.
Hack, Catherine and Marchant, Roger (1998) Characterisation of a novel thermotolerant yeast, Kluyveromyces marxianus var marxianus: development of an ethanol fermentation process. JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY, 20 (6). pp. 323-327.
Hack, Catherine and Marchant, Roger (1998) Ethanol adaptation in a thermotolerant yeast strain Kluyveromyces marxianus IMB3. JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY, 20 (3-4). pp. 227-231.
Gough, S, Flynn, O, Hack, Catherine and Marchant, Roger (1996) Fermentation of molasses using a thermotolerant yeast, Kluyveromyces marxianus IMB3: Simplex optimisation of media supplements. APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY, 46 (2). pp. 187-190.
Hack, Catherine and Marchant, R (1995) The effect of oxygen transfer rate on continuous ethanol fermentation by Kluyveromyces marxianus. PREHRAMBENO-TEHNOLOSKA I BIOTEHNOLOSKA REVIJA, 33 (4). pp. 151-154.
Hack, Catherine, Marchant, R and McClean, W (1994) The use of oxygen uptake rate to optimise air feed rate to a continuous ethanol fermentation. PREHRAMBENO-TEHNOLOSKA I BIOTEHNOLOSKA REVIJA, 32 (4). pp. 187-190.
Hack, Catherine (1991) Evaluation of process options for the biotransformation of toluene to toluene -glycol by. Enzyme and Microbial Technology, 13 (6). pp. 518.