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(New Zealand Institute of Forestry, 2021)
(Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, 2022)Bar buckling in ductile reinforced concrete (RC) walls is a commonly observed failure mode which limits their deformation capacity. To delay this undesirable failure mode in RC walls, most design codes emphasize on ...
The Value of a Policy-Responsive Research Funding Model: The Geohealth Laboratory Collaboration in New Zealand (2021)This book chapter discusses the GeoHealth Laboratory (GHL) research model that is based on a relationship contract funding model. The GHL aims to be a collaboration that builds a strategic partnership between two ...
Evaluation of Biopolymer Materials and Synthesis Techniques to Develop a Rod-Shaped Biopolymer Surrogate for Legionella pneumophila (MDPI AG, 2022)Biopolymer microparticles have been developed for applications that require biocompatibility and biodegradability, such as drug delivery. In this study, we assessed the production of microparticles using carnauba wax, ...