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    • King's Cross fire in the London Underground November 18, 1987 : a report 

      McNulty, Deane; Rielly, Philip (University of Canterbury. Civil Engineering, 1992)
      The King's Cross tube station is one of the busiest and most complex in the London Underground network. In 1987, an average of 250,000 passengers were carried every weekday, with 100,000 in each of the peak periods 07:30 ...
    • Kingman's unlabelled n-coalescent 

      Sainudiin, R.; Donnelly, P.; Griffiths, R.C.; McVean, G.; Thornton, K. (University of Canterbury. Mathematics and Statistics, 2008)
    • Kite Turning 

      Dawson, Ross Hughan (University of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering, 2011)
      This thesis investigates the mechanisms behind the control of a typical two line kite, where the lines are attached to the kite side by side. This arrangement gives the kite flyer the ability to apply a roll angle to the ...
    • Kiwifruit flower pollination : wind pollination efficiencies and sprayer jet applications 

      Hii, Michael J. W. (University of Canterbury. Chemical and Process Engineering, 2004)
      There has been a move in the kiwifruit industry to pollinate by machine, allowing orchardists flexibility in timing, and other advantages. The traditional pollinators, bees, are unreliable and are susceptible to diseases ...
    • KiwiSpec: The Design and Performance of a High Resolution Echelle Spectrograph for Astronomy 

      Gibson, Steven Ross (University of Canterbury. Physics and Astronomy, 2013)
      This document describes the design, analysis, construction and testing of KiwiSpec, a fibre-fed, high resolution astronomical spectrograph of an asymmetric white pupil design. The instrument employs an R4, 31.6 groove mm⁻¹ ...
    • Kīorahi ki Waitaha : an investigation into Māori kīorahi players in the Waitaha region. 

      Harris, Heperi (University of Canterbury, 2016)
      Kīorahi is a Māori ball game that as part of a renaissance of Māori culture has been utilised by contemporary Māori and adopted as a popular pastime. The game is based on a traditional narrative emphasising perseverance ...
    • KMT-2015-1b: a Giant Planet Orbiting a Low-mass Dwarf Host Star Discovered by a New High-cadence Microlensing Survey with a Global Telescope Network 

      Hwang K-H; Han C; Choi J-Y; Park H; Jung YK; Shin I-G; Albrow MD; Gould A; Bozza V; Park B-G; Kim S-L; Lee C-U; Cha S-M; Kim D-J; Lee Y (2018)
      We report the discovery of an extrasolar planet, KMT-2015-1b, that was detected using the microlensing technique. The planetary lensing event was observed by KMTNet survey that has commenced in 2015. With dense coverage ...
    • KMT-2016-BLG-0212: First KMTNet-Only Discovery of a Substellar Companion 

      Hwang K-H; Kim H-W; Kim D-J; Gould A; Albrow MD; Chung S-J; Han C; Jung YK; Ryu Y-H; Shin I-G; Shvartzvald Y; Yee JC; Zang W; Zhu W; Cha S-M; Kim S-L; Lee C-U; Lee D-J; Lee Y; Park B-G; Pogge RW (2018)
      We present the analysis of KMT-2016-BLG-0212, a low flux-variation $(I_{\rm flux-var}\sim 20$) microlensing event, which is well-covered by high-cadence data from the three Korea Microlensing Telescope Network (KMTNet) ...
    • KMT-2016-BLG-1107: A New Hollywood-Planet Close/Wide Degeneracy 

      Hwang K-H; Ryu Y-H; Kim H-W; Albrow MD; Chung S-J; Gould A; Han C; Jung YK; Shin I-G; Shvartzvald Y; Yee JC; Zang W; Cha S-M; Kim D-J; Kim S-L; Lee C-U; Lee D-J; Lee Y; Park B-G; Pogge RW (2018)
      We show that KMT-2016-BLG-1107 displays a new type of degeneracy between wide-binary and close-binary Hollywood events in which a giant-star source envelops the planetary caustic. The planetary anomaly takes the form of ...
    • KMT-2016-BLG-1397b: KMTNET-only Discovery of a Microlens Giant Planet 

      Zang W; Hwang K-H; Kim H-W; Gould A; Wang T; Zhu W; Mao S; Albrow MD; Chung S-J; Han C; Jung YK; Ryu Y-H; Shin I-G; Shvartzvald Y; Yee JC; Cha S-M; Kim D-J; Kim S-L; Lee C-U; Lee D-J; Lee Y; Park B-G; Pogge RW (2018)
      © 2018. The American Astronomical Society. All rights reserved.. We report the discovery of a giant planet in the KMT-2016-BLG-1397 microlensing event, which was found by The Korea Microlensing Telescope Network alone. The ...
    • KMT-2016-BLG-1820 and KMT-2016-BLG-2142: Two Microlensing Binaries Composed of Planetary-mass Companions and Very-Low-Mass Primaries 

      Jung YK; Hwang K-H; Ryu Y-H; Gould A; Han C; Yee JC; Albrow MD; Chung S-J; Shin I-G; Shvartzvald Y; Zang 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 present the analyses of two short-timescale (tE ∼ 5 days) microlensing events, KMT-2016-BLG-1820 and KMT-2016-BLG-2142. In both light curves, the brief anomalies were clearly captured and densely covered by the Korea ...
    • KMT-2016-BLG-2052L: Microlensing Binary Composed of M Dwarfs Revealed from a Very Long Timescale Event 

      Han C; Jung YK; Shvartzvald Y; Albrow MD; Chung SJ; Gould A; Hwang KH; Kim D; Lee CU; Kim WT; Kim HW; Ryu YH; Shin IG; Yee JC; Kim CH; Cha SM; Kim SL; Kim DJ; Lee DJ; Lee Y; Park BG; Pogge RW; Beichman C; Bryden G; Novati SC; Gaudi BS; Henderson CB; Matthew TP; Jacklin SR (2018)
      © 2018. The American Astronomical Society. All rights reserved. We present the analysis of a binary microlensing event, KMT-2016-BLG-2052, for which the lensing-induced brightening of the source star lasted for two seasons. ...
    • The KMTNet 2016 Data Release 

      Kim H-W; Hwang K-H; Kim D-J; Albrow MD; Cha S-M; Chung S-J; Gould A; Han C; Jung YK; Kim S-L; Lee C-U; Lee D-J; Lee Y; Park B-G; Pogge RW; Ryu Y-H; Shin I-G; Shvartzvald Y; Yee JC; Zang W; Zhu W (2018)
      We present Korea Microlensing Telescope Network (KMTNet) light curves for microlensing-event candidates for the 2016 season, which covers an area of 97 sq.deg observed at cadences ranging from Gamma=0.2/hr to Gamma=8/hr ...
    • The KMTNet/K2-C9 (Kepler) Data Release 

      Kim H-W; Hwang K-H; Kim D-J; Albrow MD; Cha S-M; Chung S-J; Gould A; Han C; Jung YK; Kim S-L; Lee C-U; Lee D-J; Lee Y; Park B-G; Pogge RW; Ryu Y-H; Shin I-G; Shvartzvald Y; Yee JC; Zang W; Zhu W (2018)
      We present Korea Microlensing Telescope Network (KMTNet) light curves for microlensing-event candidates in the Kepler K2 C9 field having peaks within 3 effective timescales of the Kepler observations. These include 181 ...
    • Knocking on the Ivory Tower's Door: The Experience of Ex-Convicts Applying for Tenure-Track University Positions 

      Ross, J.; Richards, S.; Newbold, G.; Lenza, R.; Murphy, D.; Hogan, R.; Curry, D.; Jones, R. S. (University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Sociology, 2011)
      This article reports the results of an investigation involving a select number of former prisoners with completed PhDs, who applied for work as tenure-track criminology/criminal justice professors. It attempts to place ...
    • Knowing me, knowing you: Memory functioning in dissociative identity disorder 

      Huntjens, R.; Dorahy, M.J. (University of Canterbury. Psychology, 2015)
    • Knowing the feelings of others : a use of literature in moral education. 

      Oliver, Russell Graham (University of Canterbury. Department of Education, 1973)
    • A knowledge acquisition system for constraint-based intelligent tutoring systems 

      Suraweera, P.; Mitrovic, A.; Martin, B. (University of Canterbury. Computer Science and Software Engineering., 2005)
      Building a domain model consumes a major portion of the time and effort required for building an Intelligent Tutoring System. Past attempts at reducing the knowledge acquisition bottleneck by automating the knowledge ...
    • Knowledge and falling in Milton's Paradise lost and Imre Madách's The tragedy of man 

      Liebert, Elisabeth (University of Canterbury, 2003)
      Milton's Paradise Lost and Ilnre Madach's Az ember tragediaja [The Tragedy of Man] were written in different centuries, in different languages. Yet as reworkings of the story of the Fall of Man both attempt to explicate ...
    • Knowledge deficit, attitude and behavior scales association to objective measures of sun exposure and sunburn in a Danish population based sample 

      Køster B; Søndergaard J; Nielsen JB; Christensen KB; Allen M; Olsen A; Bentzen J (2017)
      © 2017 Køster et al. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original ...