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    • Neuropsychological Profiles of Adolescents with ADHD: Effects of Reading Difficulties and Gender 

      Rucklidge, J.J.; Tannock, R. (University of Canterbury. Psychology., 2002)
      Background: Executive function, particularly behavioral inhibition has been implicated as a core deficit specific to Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) whereas rapid naming has been implicated as a core ...
    • Neurovascular coupling: a parallel implementation 

      Dormanns, K.; Brown, R.; David, T. (University of Canterbury. UC High Performance Computing, 2015)
      A numerical model of neurovascular coupling (NVC) is presented based on neuronal activity coupled to vasodilation/contraction models via the astrocytic mediated perivascular K+ and the smooth muscle cell (SMC) Ca2+ pathway ...
    • Neutrino interferometry for high-precision tests of Lorentz symmetry with IceCube 

      Aartsen MG; Hill GC; Kyriacou A; Robertson S; Wallace A; Whelan BJ; Ackermann M; Bernardini E; Blot S; Bradascio F; Bretz HP; Brostean-Kaiser J; Franckowiak A; Jacobi E; Karg T; Kintscher T; Kunwar S; Nahnhauer R; Satalecka K; Spiering C; Stachurska J; Stasik A; Strotjohann NL; Terliuk A; Usner M; van Santen J; Adams J; Bagherpour H; Aguilar JA; Ansseau I; Heereman D; Meagher K; Meures T; O Murchadha A; Pinat E; Raab C; Ahlers M; Bourbeau E; Koskinen DJ; Larson MJ; Medici M; Rameez M; Stuttard T; Ahrens M; Bohm C; Dumm JP; Finley C; Flis S; Hultqvist K; Walck C; Zoll M; Al Samarai I; Bron S; Carver T; Christov A; Montaruli T; Altmann D; Anton G; Glüsenkamp T; Katz U; Kittler T; Tselengidou M; Andeen K; Plum M; Anderson T; DeLaunay JJ; Dunkman M; Eller P; Huang F; Keivani A; Lanfranchi JL; Pankova DV; Tešić G; Turley CF; Weiss MJ; Argüelles C; Axani S; Collin GH; Conrad JM; Moulai M; Auffenberg J; Brenzke M; Glauch T; Haack C; Kalaczynski P; Koschinsky JP; Leuermann M; Rädel L; Reimann R; Rongen M; Sälzer T; Schoenen S; Schumacher L; Stettner J; Vehring M; Vogel E; Wallraff M; Waza A; Wiebusch CH; Bai X (2018)
      © 2018, The Author(s). Lorentz symmetry is a fundamental spacetime symmetry underlying both the standard model of particle physics and general relativity. This symmetry guarantees that physical phenomena are observed to ...
    • Neutrino Oscillations in Astrophysics 

      Reid, Giles Adrian (University of Canterbury. Physics and Astronomy, 2010)
      A survey of the theory of neutrino oscillations in dense matter and neutrino backgrounds is presented. We discuss collective neutrino systems using the gyroscopic pendulum analogy and describe the motion that results ...
    • Neutrinos and Cosmic Rays Observed by IceCube 

      Collaboration I; Aartsen MG; Ackermann M; Adams J; Aguilar JA; Ahlers M; Ahrens M; Samarai IA; Altmann D; Andeen K; Anderson T; Ansseau I; Anton G; Archinger M; Argüelles C; Auffenberg J; Axani S; Bai X; Barwick SW; Baum V; Bay R; Beatty JJ; Tjus JB; Becker K-H; BenZvi S; Berley D; Bernardini E; Bernhard A; Besson DZ; Binder G; Bindig D; Blaufuss E; Blot S; Bohm C; Börner M; Bos F; Bose D; Böser S; Botner O; Braun J; Brayeur L; Bretz H-P; Bron S; Burgman A; Carver T; Casier M; Cheung E; Chirkin D; Christov A; Clark K; Classen L; Coenders S; Collin GH; Conrad JM; Cowen DF; Cross R; Day M; André JPAMD; Clercq CD; Rosendo EDP; Dembinski H; Ridder SD; Desiati P; Vries KDD; Wasseige GD; With MD; DeYoung T; Díaz-Vélez JC; Lorenzo VD; Dujmovic H; Dumm JP; Dunkman M; Eberhardt B; Ehrhardt T; Eichmann B; Eller P; Euler S; Evenson PA; Fahey S; Fazely AR; Feintzeig J; Felde J; Filimonov K; Finley C; Flis S; Fösig C-C; Franckowiak A; Friedman E; Fuchs T; Gaisser TK; Gallagher J; Gerhardt L; Ghorbani K; Giang W; Gladstone L; Glauch T; Glüsenkamp T; Goldschmidt A; Gonzalez JG; Grant D; Griffith Z; Haack C; Hallgren A; Halzen F; Hansen E; Hansmann T; Hanson K; Hebecker D; Heereman D; Helbing K; Hellauer R; Hickford S; Hignight J; Hill GC; Hoffman KD; Hoffmann R; Hoshina K; Huang F; Huber M; Hultqvist K; In S; Ishihara A; Jacobi E; Japaridze GS; Jeong M; Jero K; Jones BJP; Kang W; Kappes A; Karg T; Karle A; Katz U; Kauer M; Keivani A; Kelley JL; Kheirandish A; Kim J; Kim M; Kintscher T; Kiryluk J; Kittler T; Klein SR; Kohnen G; Koirala R; Kolanoski H; Konietz R; Köpke L; Kopper C; Kopper S; Koskinen DJ; Kowalski M; Krings K; Kroll M; Krückl G; Krüger C; Kunnen J; Kunwar S; Kurahashi N; Kuwabara T; Labare M; Lanfranchi JL; Larson MJ; Lauber F; Lennarz D; Lesiak-Bzdak M; Leuermann M; Lu L; Lünemann J; Madsen J; Maggi G; Mahn KBM; Mancina S; Mandelartz M; Maruyama R; Mase K; Maunu R; McNally F; Meagher K; Medici M; Meier M; Menne T; Merino G; Meures T; Miarecki S; Montaruli T; Moulai M; Nahnhauer R; Naumann U; Neer G; Niederhausen H; Nowicki SC; Nygren DR; Pollmann AO; Olivas A; O'Murchadha A; Palczewski T; Pandya H; Pankova DV; Peiffer P; Penek Ö; Pepper JA; Heros CPDL; Pieloth D; Pinat E; Price PB; Przybylski GT; Quinnan M; Raab C; Rädel L; Rameez M; Rawlins K; Reimann R; Relethford B; Relich M; Resconi E; Rhode W; Richman M; Riedel B; Robertson S; Rongen M; Rott C; Ruhe T; Ryckbosch D; Rysewyk D; Sabbatini L; Herrera SES; Sandrock A; Sandroos J; Sarkar S; Satalecka K; Schlunder P; Schmidt T; Schoenen S; Schöneberg S; Schumacher L; Seckel D; Seunarine S; Soldin D; Song M; Spiczak GM; Spiering C; Stachurska J; Stanev T; Stasik A; Stettner J; Steuer A; Stezelberger T; Stokstad RG; Stößl A; Ström R; Strotjohann NL; Sullivan GW; Sutherland M; Taavola H; Taboada I; Tatar J; Tenholt F; Ter-Antonyan S; Terliuk A; Tešić G; Tilav S; Toale PA; Tobin MN; Toscano S; Tosi D; Tselengidou M; Tung CF; Turcati A; Unger E; Usner M; Vandenbroucke J; Eijndhoven NV; Vanheule S; Rossem MV; Santen JV; Vehring M; Voge M; Vogel E; Vraeghe M; Walck C; Wallace A; Wallraff M; Wandkowsky N; Waza A; Weaver C; Weiss MJ; Wendt C; Westerhoff S; Whelan BJ; Wickmann S; Wiebe K; Wiebusch CH; Wille L; Williams DR; Wills L; Wolf M; Wood TR; Woolsey E; Woschnagg K; Xu DL; Xu XW; Xu Y; Yanez JP; Yodh G; Yoshida S; Zoll M (2017)
      The core mission of the IceCube Neutrino observatory is to study the origin and propagation of cosmic rays. IceCube, with its surface component IceTop, observes multiple signatures to accomplish this mission. Most important ...
    • Never Again: an investigation into the preconditions likely to predict genocide and their application to Sudan and Rwanda 

      Scott, Hannah (University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political Sciences, 2010)
      Genocide and politicide are recurrent phenomena in modern history, with forty-one cases occurring since 1955. Without a solution to this problem of genocide, this century looks set to be just as bleak as the last. This ...
    • A New Adaptive Sequential Design for Sampling Rare and Clustered Populations 

      Salehi, M.; Moradi, M.; Bell, G.; Smith, D.; Brown, J.A. (University of Canterbury. Mathematics and StatisticsUniversity of Canterbury. Management, 2008)
      Designing an efficient large-area survey is a challenge for ecologists. Adaptive sampling designs can be efficient because it ensures survey effort is targeted to subareas of high interest. In two-stage sampling, higher ...
    • New Algorithm and Data Structures for the All Pairs Shortest Path Problem 

      Hashim, Mashitoh (University of Canterbury. Computer Science, 2013)
      In 1985, Moffat-Takaoka (MT) algorithm was developed to solve the all pairs shortest path (APSP) problem. This algorithm manages to get time complexity of O(n² log n) expected time when the end-point independent model of ...
    • New and Emerging Renewable Energy Opportunities in New Zealand 

      Sims, Ralph (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 1996)
      This book outlines the technology, economic viability and environmental impact of various types of 'non-traditional' renewable energy systems for implementation in New Zealand. It covers solar energy systems; biomass energy ...
    • A new approach for modelling slip lines in geological materials with cohesive models 

      Rabczuk, T.; Areias, P.M.A. (University of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering., 2006)
      A methodology to model slip lines as strong displacement discontinuities within a continuum mechanics context is presented. The loss of hyperbolicity of the IBVP is used as the criterion for switching from a classical ...
    • A New Approach to Accelerometer-based Head Tracking for Augmented Reality & Other Applications 

      Keir, M.S.; Hann, C.E.; Chase, J.G.; Chen, X.Q. (University of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering., 2007)
      This work seeks to improve dynamic accuracy of viewpoint tracking for Augmented Reality. Using an inverted pendulum to model the head, dynamic orientation sensing in a vertical plane is achieved using only a dual axis ...
    • A new approach to adaptive monitoring 

      Jaksons, Peter (University of Canterbury, 2014)
      Invasive species are an increasing problem, costing several billion dollars to the global economy. Monitoring methods are needed to provide scientists the necessary information to control populations of invasive species. ...
    • A New Approach to Competence Analysis 

      Knott, P.; Pearson, A.; Taylor, R. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 1996)
      Competences and core competences of organisations have been widely discussed in the literature in recent years, particularly in relation to technology-based companies. However, in contrast, the processes and interactions ...
    • New approaches to educational leadership with Indigenous partners 

      Lovett, S.; Dempster, N.; Fluckiger, B. (University of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Leadership, 2013)
      The project known as Principals as literacy leaders with Indigenous Communities (PALLIC) was developed by Griffith University in partnership with the Australian Primary Principals Association (APPA). It involved 48 primary ...
    • New Approaches to Gyroscopic Lasers 

      Rabeendran, Nishanthan (University of Canterbury. Physics and Astronomy, 2013)
      This thesis presents a study of two aspects of ring laser gyroscopes: Correction of systematic errors due to optical backscatter, and development of solid-state ring laser gyroscopes. Backscatter at the optical surfaces ...
    • New approaches to stereocontrolled glycosylation. 

      Singh, Govind Pratap (University of Canterbury. Chemistry, 2015)
      The conceptually simple process of linking carbohydrate units by glycosylation has proven to be one of the most difficult synthetic processes to control from a stereochemical perspective. In particular it is the stereocontrolled ...
    • New approaches to wood quality assessment 

      Sharma, Monika (University of Canterbury. School of Forestry, 2013)
      This study approaches wood quality in young trees by very early screening – and consequent selection for propagation – on the basis of physical and mechanical properties. In chapter 1 corewood properties are reviewed and ...
    • New assays for biologically active quinones 

      Daines, Alison M. (University of Canterbury. Chemistry, 2001)
      This thesis investigates the development of an HPLC assay for vitamin K, and the synthesis of carboxylic acid functionalised analogues of vitamin K and coenzyme Q. These analogues were used to investigate the feasibility ...
    • New Automated Industrial Technologies for Improving Chemical Penetration of Bovine Pieces in the Raw Material Processing and Conditioning Areas of Gelatine Manufacture 

      Wittich, William John (University of Canterbury. Chemical and Process Engineering, 2005)
      The production of gelatine at Gelita N.Z. Ltd. is a time consuming process. The time limiting step in the process is the pre-treatment of the collagen tissue of the raw material in a lime/sodium sulfide solution. The liming ...
    • New Caledonia : written images and metaphors of France and Europe in the context of the 2018 New Caledonian independence referendum. 

      Frankum, Rebecca (University of Canterbury, 2019)
      On the 4th November 2018, New Caledonia voters went to the polling booths to determine whether New Caledonia would seek independence from the French Republic. This study builds on Entman’s cascading activation framing ...