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    • Odds : reflections and directions; a thematic study of four plays by Samuel Beckett 

      O'Connor, Elizabeth Joan (University of Canterbury, 1979)
      The thesis makes a thematic study of by Samuel Beckett consisting of Theatre I (1956), Theatre II (1958), Radio I (1961) and Radio II (1962). All were unpublished until 1973 or later. Concentrating on the plays written ...
    • Of Apes and Angels:Myth, Morality and Fundamentalism 

      Tyler-Smith, Sam (University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political Sciences, 2009)
      All theories attempting to explain the rise of fundamentalism in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries agree that fundamentalism is a problematic and threatening response to a problematic and threatening modernity. ...
    • Of diverse persons, men and women and whores : women and crime in nineteenth century Canterbury. 

      Robinson, Jan (University of Canterbury. Department of Sociology, 1983)
      The concept of Woman as Criminal provides the focus for an examination of the treatment of women offenders by the criminal justice system in nineteenth century Canterbury. Assumptions and ideologies implicit in criminological ...
    • Of the progresse of the bodhisattva : the bodhisattvamārga in the Śikṣāsamuccaya 

      Mahoney, Richard (University of Canterbury. Philosophy and Religious Studies, 2002)
      Human language is unfit to describe the content of mystical experience; the conditions necessary to attain the desired goal, on the contrary, are much more easily susceptible to linguistic expression. This is the principal ...
    • Off-diagonal 2-4 damping technology using semi-active resetable devices 

      Rodgers, G.W.; Mulligan, K.J.; Chase, J.G.; Mander, J.B.; Deam, B.L.; Carr, A.J. (University of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering.University of Canterbury. Civil Engineering., 2006)
      Semi-active resetable devices are an emerging and effective method of minimising structural degradation due to environmental loads. Of particular importance in implementing supplemental damping, such as resetable devices, ...
    • Offending outcomes for Māori and non-Māori, an investigation of ethnic bias in the criminal justice system : evidence from a New Zealand birth cohort. 

      Jones, Bridgette L. (University of Canterbury, 2016)
      Māori have been overrepresented in the New Zealand criminal justice system for decades. Māori are significantly more likely to be disadvantaged by risk factors which are linked to criminal offending behaviours. Overseas ...
    • Official Information and MP Spending Details 

      Cheer, U. (Nine to Noon, Radio New Zealand NationalUniversity of Canterbury. School of Law, 2010)
      Today I thought I’d talk about aspects of the law relating to official information, in the light of the ongoing story about release of details of MP’s spending.
    • Official Representation of the Works by Alexander Grin in the USSR: Constructing and Consuming Ideological Myths 

      Oryshchuk, Nataliya (University of Canterbury. Languages and Cultures, 2006)
      The present thesis analyzes the cultural image of the Russian neo-Romantic writer Alexander Grin (1880-1932) as it has been constructed by Soviet ideology and received in Soviet popular culture since the late 1950s. The ...
    • Offset Banking in New Zealand: towards sustainable development, with insight from international models 

      Denny, Jemma P Simon Stewart (University of Canterbury. School of Forestry, 2011)
      Biodiversity loss is an important issue for New Zealand: for the domestic environment, economy and society, but also for New Zealand as a member of the international community. Biodiversity offset banking is making an ...
    • OGLE-2005-BLG-071Lb, the Most Massive M Dwarf Planetary Companion? 

      Christie, G.W.; Gaudi, B.S.; Kubiak, M.; Szymanski, M.K.; Pietrzynski, G.; Soszynski, I.; Szewczyk, O.; Ulaczyk, K.; Wyrzykowski, L.; Fox, D.B.; Gal-Yam, A.; Han, C.; Lepine, S.; McCormick, J.; Ofek, E.; Park, B.G.; Pogge, R.W.; Abe, F.; Bennett, D.P.; Bond, I.A.; Britton, T.R.; Gilmore, A.C.; Hearnshaw, J.B.; Itow, Y.; Kamiya, K.; Kilmartin, P.M.; Korpela, A.; Masuda, K.; Matsubara, Y.; Motomura, M.; Muraki, Y.; Nakamura, S.; Ohnishi, K.; Okada, C.; Rattenbury, N.; Saito, T.; Sako, T.; Sasaki, M.; Sullivan, D.; Sumi, T.; Tristram, P.J.; Yanagisawa, T.; Yock, P.C.M.; Yoshoika, T.; Beaulieu, J.P.; Brillant, S.; Calitz, H.; Cassan, A.; Cook, K.H.; Coutures, C.; Dieters, S.; Prester, D.D.; Donatowicz, J.; Fouque, P.; Greenhill, J.; Hill, K.; Hoffman, M.; Horne, K.; Jaroszynski, M.; Dong, S.; Albrow, M.D.; Gould, A.; DePoy, D.L.; Udalski, A.; Anderson, J. (University of Canterbury. Physics and Astronomy, 2009)
      We combine all available information to constrain the nature of OGLE-2005-BLG-071Lb, the second planet discovered by microlensing and the first in a high-magnification event. These include photometric and astrometric ...
    • OGLE-2011-BLG-0265Lb: A Jovian Microlensing Planet Orbiting an M Dwarf 

      Skowron, J.; Shin, I-G.; Udalski, A.; Han, C.; Sumi, T.; Shvartzvald, Y.; Gould, A.; Dominis Prester, D.; Street, R.A.; Jørgensen, U.G. (University of Canterbury. Physics and Astronomy, 2015)
      We report the discovery of a Jupiter-mass planet orbiting an M-dwarf star that gave rise to the microlensing event OGLE-2011-BLG-0265. Such a system is very rare among known planetary systems and thus the discovery is ...
    • OGLE-2015-BLG-1459L: The Challenges of Exo-Moon Microlensing 

      Hwang K-H; Udalski A; Bond IA; Albrow MD; Chung S-J; Gould A; Han C; Jung YK; Ryu Y-H; Shin I-G; Yee JC; Zhu W; Cha S-M; Kim D-J; Kim H-W; Kim S-L; Lee C-U; Lee D-J; Lee Y; Park B-G; Pogge RW; Pawlak M; Poleski R; Szymański MK; Skowron J; Soszyński I; Mróz P; Kozłowski S; Pietrukowicz P; Ulaczyk K; Abe F; Asakura Y; Barry R; Bennett DP; Bhattacharya A; Donachie M; Evans P; Fukui A; Hirao Y; Itow Y; Kawasaki K; Koshimoto N; Li MCA; Ling CH; Masuda K; Matsubara Y; Miyazaki S; Muraki Y; Nagakane M; Ohnishi K; Ranc C; Rattenbury NJ; Saito T; Sharan A; Sullivan DJ; Sumi T; Suzuki D; Tristram PJ; Yamada T; Yamada T; Yonehara A (2017)
      We show that dense OGLE and KMTNet $I$-band survey data require four bodies (sources plus lenses) to explain the microlensing light curve of OGLE-2015-BLG-1459. However, these can equally well consist of three lenses ...
    • OGLE-2016-BLG-0168 Binary Microlensing Event: Prediction and Confirmation of the Microlens Parallax Effect from Space-based Observations 

      Shin IG; Udalski A; Yee JC; Novati SC; Han C; Skowron J; Mróz P; Soszyński I; Poleski R; Szymański MK; Kozłowski S; Pietrukowicz P; Ulaczyk K; Pawlak M; Albrow MD; Gould A; Chung SJ; Hwang KH; Jung YK; Ryu YH; Zhu W; Cha SM; Kim DJ; Kim HW; Kim SL; Lee CU; Lee Y; Park BG; Pogge RW; Beichman C; Bryden G; Carey S; Gaudi BS; Henderson CB; Shvartzvald Y (2017)
      © 2017. The American Astronomical Society. All rights reserved.. The microlens parallax is a crucial observable for conclusively identifying the nature of lens systems in microlensing events containing or composed of faint ...
    • OGLE-2016-BLG-0263Lb: Microlensing Detection of a Very Low-mass Binary Companion through a Repeating Event Channel 

      Han C; Udalski A; Gould A; Bond IA; Albrow MD; Chung SJ; Jung YK; Ryu YH; Shin IG; Yee JC; Zhu W; Cha SM; Kim SL; Kim DJ; Lee CU; Lee Y; Park BG; Skowron J; Mróz P; Pietrukowicz P; Kozłowski S; Poleski R; Szymański MK; Soszyński I; Ulaczyk K; Pawlak M; Abe F; Asakura Y; Barry R; Bennett DP; Bhattacharya A; Donachie M; Evans P; Fukui A; Hirao Y; Itow Y; Koshimoto N; Li MCA; Ling CH; Masuda K; Matsubara Y; Muraki Y; Nagakane M; Ohnishi K; Ranc C; Rattenbury NJ; Saito T; Sharan A; Sullivan DJ; Sumi T; Suzuki D; Tristram PJ; Yamada T; Yamada T; Yonehara A (2017)
      © 2017. The American Astronomical Society. All rights reserved. We report the discovery of a planet-mass companion to the microlens OGLE-2016-BLG-0263L. Unlike most lowmass companions that were detected through perturbations ...
    • OGLE-2016-BLG-0613LABb: A Microlensing Planet in a Binary System 

      Han C; Udalski A; Gould A; Lee CU; Shvartzvald Y; Zang WC; Mao S; Kozłowski S; Albrow MD; Chung SJ; Hwang KH; Jung YK; Kim D; Kim HW; Ryu YH; Shin IG; Yee JC; Zhu W; Cha SM; Kim SL; Kim DJ; Lee Y; Park BG; Skowron J; Mróz P; Pietrukowicz P; Poleski R; Szymański MK; Soszyński I; Ulaczyk K; Pawlak M; Beichman C; Bryden G; Novati SC; Gaudi BS; Henderson CB; Howell SB; Jacklin S; Penny MT; Fouqué P; Wang TS (2017)
      © 2017. The American Astronomical Society. All rights reserved.. We present the analysis of OGLE-2016-BLG-0613, for which the lensing light curve appears to be that of a typical binary-lens event with two caustic spikes ...
    • OGLE-2016-BLG-0693LB: Probing the brown dwarf desert with microlensing 

      Ryu YH; Udalski A; Yee JC; Albrow MD; Chung SJ; Gould A; Han C; Hwang KH; Jung YK; Shin IG; Zhu W; Cha SM; Kim DJ; Kim HW; Kim SL; Lee CU; Lee Y; Park BG; Pogge RW; Pietrukowicz P; Kozłowski S; Poleski R; Skowron J; Mróz P; Szymański MK; Soszyński I; Pawlak M; Ulaczyk K (2017)
      © 2017. The American Astronomical Society. All rights reserved. We present an analysis of microlensing event OGLE-2016-BLG-0693, based on the survey-only microlensing observations by the OGLE and KMTNet groups. In order ...
    • OGLE-2016-BLG-1003: First Resolved Caustic-crossing Binary-source Event Discovered by Second-generation Microlensing Surveys 

      Jung YK; Udalski A; Bond IA; Yee JC; Gould A; Han C; Albrow MD; Lee CU; Kim SL; Hwang KH; Chung SJ; Ryu YH; Shin IG; Zhu W; Cha SM; Kim DJ; Lee Y; Park BG; Kim HW; Pogge RW; Skowron J; Szymański MK; Poleski R; Mróz P; Kozłowski S; Pietrukowicz P; Soszyński I; Ulaczyk K; Pawlak M; Abe F; Bennett DP; Barry R; Sumi T; Asakura Y; Bhattacharya A; Donachie M; Fukui A; Hirao Y; Itow Y; Koshimoto N; Li MCA; Ling CH; Masuda K; Matsubara Y; Muraki Y; Nagakane M; Rattenbury NJ; Evans P; Sharan A; Sullivan DJ; Suzuki D; Tristram PJ; Yamada T; Yamada T; Yonehara A (2017)
      We report the analysis of the first resolved caustic-crossing binary-source microlensing event OGLE-2016-BLG-1003. The event is densely covered by the round-the-clock observations of three surveys. The light curve is ...
    • OGLE-2016-BLG-1045: A Test of Cheap Space-Based Microlens Parallaxes 

      Shin I-G; Udalski A; Yee JC; Novati SC; Christie G; Poleski R; Mróz P; Skowron J; Szymański MK; Soszyński I; Pietrukowicz P; Kozłowski S; Ulaczyk K; Pawlak M; Natusch T; Pogge RW; Gould A; Han C; Albrow MD; Chung S-J; Hwang K-H; Ryu Y-H; Jung YK; Zhu W; Lee C-U; Cha S-M; Kim D-J; Kim H-W; Kim S-L; Lee Y; Lee D-J; Park B-G; Beichman C; Bryden G; Carey S; Gaudi BS; Henderson CB; Shvartzvald Y (2018)
      Microlensing is a powerful and unique technique to probe isolated objects in the Galaxy. To study the characteristics of these interesting objects based on the microlensing method, measurement of the microlens parallax ...
    • OGLE-2016-BLG-1190Lb: First Spitzer Bulge Planet Lies Near the Planet/Brown-Dwarf Boundary 

      Ryu Y-H; Yee JC; Udalski A; Bond IA; Shvartzvald Y; Zang W; Jaimes RF; Jorgensen UG; Zhu W; Huang CX; Jung YK; Albrow MD; Chung S-J; Gould A; Han C; Hwang K-H; Shin I-G; Cha S-M; Kim D-J; Kim H-W; Kim S-L; Lee C-U; Lee D-J; Lee Y; Park B-G; Pogge RW; Novati SC; Carey S; Henderson CB; Beichman C; Gaudi BS; Mróz P; Poleski R; Skowron J; Szymanski MK; Soszynski I; Kozlowski S; Pietrukowicz P; Ulaczyk K; Pawlak M; Abe F; Asakura Y; Barry R; Bennett DP; Bhattacharya A; Donachie M; Evans P; Fukui A; Hirao Y; Itow Y; Kawasaki K; Koshimoto N; Li MCA; Ling CH; Masuda K; Matsubara Y; Miyazaki S; Muraki Y; Nagakane M; Ohnishi K; Ranc C; Rattenbury NJ; Saito T; Sharan A; Sullivan DJ; Sumi T; Suzuki D; Tristram PJ; Yamada T; Yamada T; Yonehara A; Bryden G; Howell SB; Jacklin S; Penny MT; Mao S; Fouque P; Wang T; Street RA; Tsapras Y; Hundertmark M; Bachelet E; Dominik M; Li Z; Cross S; Cassan A; Horne K; Schmidt R; Wambsganss J; Ment SK; Maoz D; Snodgrass C; Steele IA; Bozza V; Burgdorf MJ; Ciceri S; D'Ago G; Evans DF; Hinse TC; Kerins E; Kokotanekova R; Longa P; MacKenzie J; Popovas A; Rabus M; Rahvar S; Sejadian S; Skottfelt J; Southworth J; Essen CV (2017)
      We report the discovery of OGLE-2016-BLG-1190Lb, which is likely to be the first Spitzer microlensing planet in the Galactic bulge/bar, an assignation that can be confirmed by two epochs of high-resolution imaging of the ...
    • OGLE-2016-BLG-1266: A Probable Brown-Dwarf/Planet Binary at the Deuterium Fusion Limit 

      Albrow MD; Yee JC; Udalski A; Novati SC; Carey S; Henderson CB; Beichman C; Bryden G; Gaudi BS; Shvartzvald Y; Szymanśki MK; Mroź P; Skowron J; Poleski R; Soszynśki I; Kozlowski S; Pietrukowicz; Ulaczyk K; Pawlak M; Chung S-J; Gould A; Han C; Hwang K-H; Jung YK; Ryu Y-H; Shin I-G; Zhu W; Cha S-M; Kim D-J; Kim H-W; Kim S-L; Lee C-U; Lee D-J; Lee Y; Park B-G; Pogge RW (2018)
      We report the discovery, via the microlensing method, of a new very-low-mass binary system. By combining measurements from Earth and from the Spitzer telescope in Earth-trailing orbit, we are able to measure the ...