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    • A GA-based transport modal choice model 

      Andrade, K.; Uchida, K.; Kagaya, S.; Dantas, A.; Nicholson, A. (University of Canterbury. Civil Engineering., 2006)
      This paper presents a hybrid transport modal choice model in which the genetic algorithm is applied for estimating parameters of a Multinomial Logit Model. The model has a simple decision structure which requires relatively ...
    • Gadolinium Concentration Analysis in a Brain Phantom by X-Ray Fluorescence 

      Almalki, Musaed Alie Othman (University of Canterbury. Department of Physics and Astronomy, 2009)
      The study was conducted to develop a technique that measures the amount of gadolinium based contrast agent accumulated in a head tumour by x-ray fluorescence, while a patient is exposed to neutrons or during external beam ...
    • Gaining acceptance: discourses on training and qualifications in peer support 

      Scott, A.L. (University of Canterbury. School of Language, Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Sociology and Anthropology, 2014)
      The debate relating to formal qualifications for peer support in mental health reflects conflicting ideas about the nature of this new occupation. Three discourses among peer supporters/peer support managers in New Zealand ...
    • Gaining acceptance: Discourses on training and qualifications in peer support 

      Scott, A. (University of Canterbury. School of Language, Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Sociology and Anthropology, 2015)
      The debate relating to formal qualifications for peer support in mental health reflects conflicting ideas about the nature of this new occupation. Three discourses among peer supporters/peer support managers in New ...
    • Gaining insights into public transport passenger satisfaction using crowdsourced information 

      Douglas-Clifford, Andrew George (University of Canterbury, 2017)
    • Gamification and its effect on employee engagement and performance in a perceptual diagnosis task 

      Ong, Michael (University of Canterbury. Psychology, 2013)
      Gamification is an emerging phenomenon that has been advocated for its potential to improve organisational outcomes. The present study aimed to examine the effect of gamification in a perceptual diagnosis task. Forty ...
    • Gandhi and the problem of Indian unity, 1944-48. 

      Daley, Kevin Luke (University of Canterbury. Department of History, 1988)
      The last four years of Gandhi's life saw the end of British rule in India and the emergence of the sovereign states of India and Pakistan. This thesis examines Gandhi's political progress during the period. It provides ...
    • Gangs 

      Newbold, G.; Taonui, R. (Ministry for Culture and HeritageUniversity of Canterbury. School of Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Sociology, 2011)
    • Garvin Robert Gilbert : an account of his life and work. 

      Brandt, Jasmin (University of Canterbury. Culture, Literature and Society, 2002)
      This thesis examines the writing of Garvin Robert Gilbert (1915-1992) following the candidate's retrieval of a large amount of unpublished material from the writer's deceased estate in 1999 and interviewing of his widow, ...
    • Gas (methane) hydrates in Antarctica: A review of research on gas hydrates in the Antarctic continental margin, 1975-2004 

      Baker, Narelle (University of Canterbury, 2005)
      Gas hydrates are icy substances that occur naturally beneath the world's oceans and in polar regions. These deposits contain vast and potentially unstable reserves of methane and other natural gases, which have been blamed ...
    • Gastrointestinal Physiology of Chinook Salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha (Walbaum) with Gastric Dilation Air Sacculitis (GDAS) 

      Forgan, Leonard George (University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2006)
      The syndrome known as Gastric Dilation Air Sacculitis (GDAS) has recently been described by Lumsden et al. (2002) for Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha, Walbaum), in seawater (SW) culture in New Zealand. The syndrome ...
    • Gate Bias Control and Harmonic Load Modulation for a Doherty Amplifier 

      Smith, Karla Jenny Isabella (University of Canterbury. Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2009)
      Linearity and efficiency are both critical parameters for radio frequency transmitter applications. In theory, a Doherty amplifier is a linear amplifier that is significantly more efficient than comparable conventional ...
    • Gateway Antarctica: A Route for the EU's Global Political Agenda 

      Idiens, Melissa Clare (University of Canterbury. National Centre for Research on Europe, 2012)
      This thesis endeavours to address an identified gap in literature on the European Union’s (EU) scientific and political engagement in the Antarctic Treaty System (ATS). The examination of this engagement begins from the ...
    • Gateway cities 

      Chambers, Claire; Sima, Ellen; Laubscher, Laetitia; Turnbull, Morag; Chen, Xu (2016)
      Chua et al. (2014) define an Antarctic gateway port as a coastal or island port, able by its proximity to the Antarctic to benefit from, and control access to, Antarctic and Southern Ocean resources, including fishing, ...
    • Gearing Up for the Future 

      Hendtlass, Charles (Centre for Advanced Engineering, University of Canterbury, 2007)
      Brief outline of CAE, the CAE Patronage Plan and supporters
    • A geiger counter concave grating spectrometer for measuring intensities of X-rays of wavelengths between 20 and 400A 

      Rogers, J. L. (University of Canterbury. Physics, 1952)
      It was decided to attempt the construction of a spectrometer which would make possible the precise measurement of intensities of x-rays in the wavelength range 20-400A. A Geiger counter was chosen as the detector and it ...
    • Gender and the youth justice family group conference outcome. 

      Thornton, Claire (University of Canterbury, 1994)
      Part 1 of this study examined family group conference (FGC) outcomes (a statutory mechanism of the Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act 1989) for young offenders. Part 2 examined the acceptability of FGC outcomes ...
    • Gender construction in New Zealand physical education. 

      Petrie, Kirsten (University of Canterbury. School of Sciences and Physical Education, 2002)
      This study investigates how teacher beliefs, programmes and practices contribute to gender construction, within co-educational secondary schools, in New Zealand. It explores how physical education teaching practices ...
    • Gender counts : men, women and electoral politics, 1893-1919. 

      Moore, Linda Miriam Georgina (University of Canterbury. School of History, 2004)
      Gender has seldom been considered in accounts of electoral politics and voting in early twentieth century New Zealand. This thesis approaches the question of gender and electoral politics in three ways. The first is a ...
    • Gender differences in neuropsychological functioning of New Zealand adolescents with and without Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder 

      Rucklidge, J.J. (University of Canterbury. Psychology., 2006)
      Only recently have studies included a female Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) sample when investigating neurocognitive functioning of individuals with ADHD. As such, the generalisability of findings of ...