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    • An investigation into the psychosocial functioning of creative children: The impact of ADHD symptomatology 

      Healey, D.; Rucklidge, J.J. (University of Canterbury. Psychology., 2006)
      This study examined the relationship among creativity, ADHD symptomatology, temperament, and psychosocial functioning by comparing four groups of children aged 10-12 years: (1) 29 ADHD children without creativity, (2) 16 ...
    • An Investigation into the Relationship Among ADHD Symptomatology, Creativity, and Neuropsychological Functioning in Children 

      Healey, D.; Rucklidge, J.J. (University of Canterbury. Psychology., 2006)
      This paper examined the relationship between creativity and ADHD symptomatology. First, the presence of ADHD symptomatology within a creative sample was explored. Secondly, the relationship between cognitive functioning ...
    • An investigation of the coordination chemistry of the hexadentate ligand di-2-pyridylketone azine; the formation of a discrete tetranuclear complex with silver nitrate 

      Sumby, C.J.; Steel, P.J. (University of Canterbury. Chemistry., 2005)
      The ligand di-2-pyridylketone azine (1) was prepared by reaction of di-2-pyridylketone with hydrazine hydrate. This potentially hexadentate compound incorporates two extra imine donor atoms over other, previously investigated, ...
    • Investigation of the suitability of commercially-available CVD diamond for megavoltage x-ray dosimetry 

      Lansley, S.P.; Betzel, G.T.; Baluti, F.; Reinisch, L.; Meyer, J. (University of Canterbury. Physics and Astronomy, 2009)
      Sandwich-type X-ray detectors were fabricated on commercially available chemical vapour deposition diamond sourced from three manufacturers: Diamond Materials GmbH, Diamonex, and Element Six. These devices were investigated ...
    • IODP Expedition 330: Drilling the Louisville Seamount Trail in the SW Pacific 

      Koppers AAP; Yamazaki T; Geldmacher J (2013)
      Deep-Earth convection can be understood by studying hotspot volcanoes that form where mantle plumes rise up and intersect the lithosphere, the Earth's rigid outer layer. Hotspots characteristically leave age-progressive ...
    • Is /h/ phonetically neutral? 

      Robb, M.; Chen, Y. (University of Canterbury. Communication Disorders, 2009)
      Use of /h/ in the phrase, “Say /hVC/ again” has been tacitly assumed to provide a neutral phonetic context in which to study the articulatory characteristics of speech either preceding or following /h/ articulation. Yet, ...
    • Is there proof that backreaction of inhomogeneities is irrelevant in cosmology? 

      Buchert, T.; Carfora, M.; Ellis, G.F.R.; Kolb, E.W.; MacCallum, M.A.H.; Ostrowski, J.J.; Räsänen, S.; Roukema, B.F.; Andersson, L.; Coley, A.A.; Wiltshire, D.L. (University of Canterbury. Physics and Astronomy, 2015)
      In a number of papers Green and Wald argue that the standard FLRW model approximates our Universe extremely well on all scales, except close to strong field astrophysical objects. In particular, they argue that the ...
    • Is Working Memory Load Irrelevant to Inhibitory Cognitive Control in Negative Priming? 

      Neumann E; Russell P (2019)
      Two issues were addressed in this study. First, it addresses the viability of the assertion that working memory is crucial for reducing distraction by maintaining the prioritization of relevant over irrelevant information ...
    • Isolation and characterization of bacteriophages infecting Salmonella spp 

      Carey-Smith, G.; Billington, C.; Cornelius, A.J.; Hudson, A.; Heinemann, J.A. (University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2006)
      Bacteriophages infecting Salmonella spp. were isolated from sewage using soft agar overlays containing three Salmonella serovars and assessed with regard to their potential to control food-borne salmonellae. Two distinct ...
    • Isolation of polymorphic microsatellite loci in the New Zealand endemic Sand-binder, Ficinia spiralis (Cyperaceae) 

      van Heugten RA; Hale ML; Bryan S; van Griensven B; Satter S; Brailsford L; Buckley HL (2017)
      © 2017 van Heugten et al. Premise of the study: Ficinia spiralis (Cyperaceae) is a declining sand-binding sedge of ecological and cultural importance. Microsatellite primers were developed in F. spiralis to investigate how ...
    • Job insecurity and trust: Uncovering a mechanism linking job insecurity to well-being 

      Richter A; Näswall K (Informa UK Limited, 2019)
      © 2018, © 2018 The Author(s). Published by Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group. Job insecurity has well-documented negative effects for individuals as well as organisations. However, the mechanisms by ...
    • Joint Constraints on Galactic Diffuse Neutrino Emission from the ANTARES and IceCube Neutrino Telescopes 

      Albert A; André M; Anghinolfi M; Ardid M; Aubert JJ; Aublin J; Avgitas T; Baret B; Barrios-Martí J; Basa S; Belhorma B; Bertin V; Biagi S; Bormuth R; Boumaaza J; Bourret S; Bouwhuis MC; Brânzaş H; Bruijn R; Brunner J; Busto J; Capone A; Caramete L; Carr J; Celli S; Chabab M; El Moursli RC; Chiarusi T; Circella M; Coelho JAB; Coleiro A; Colomer M; Coniglione R; Costantini H; Coyle P; Creusot A; Díaz AF; Deschamps A; Distefano C; Palma ID; Domi A; Donzaud C; Dornic D; Drouhin D; Eberl T; Bojaddaini IE; Khayati NE; Elsässer D; Enzenhöfer A; Ettahiri A; Fassi F; Felis I; Fermani P; Ferrara G; Fusco L; Gay P; Glotin H; Grégoire T; Ruiz RG; Graf K; Hallmann S; Haren HV; Heijboer AJ; Hello Y; Hernández-Rey JJ; Hößl J; Hofestädt J; Illuminati G; James CW; Jong MD; Jongen M; Kadler M; Kalekin O; Katz U; Khan-Chowdhury NR; Kouchner A; Kreter M; Kreykenbohm I; Kulikovskiy V; Lachaud C; Lahmann R; Lefèvre D; Aartsen MG; IceCube Collaboration (2018)
      © 2018. The American Astronomical Society. All rights reserved. The existence of diffuse Galactic neutrino production is expected from cosmic-ray interactions with Galactic gas and radiation fields. Thus, neutrinos are a ...
    • Journeying from “I” to “we”: assembling hybrid caring collectives of geography doctoral scholars 

      Dombroski K; Watkins AF; Fitt H; Frater J; Banwell K; Mackenzie K; Mutambo L; Hawke K; Persendt F; Turković J; Ko SY; Hart D (Informa UK Limited, 2018)
      Completing a PhD is difficult. Add a major earthquake sequence and general stress levels become much higher. Caring for some of the nonacademic needs of doctoral scholars in this environment becomes critical to their ...
    • Killing Begets Killing: Evidence From a Bug-Killing Paradigm That Initial Killing Fuels Subsequent Killing 

      Martens, A.; Kosloff, S.; Greenberg, J.; Landau, M.J.; Schmader, T. (University of Canterbury. Psychology., 2007)
      Killing appears to perpetuate itself even in the absence of retaliation. This phenomenon may occur in part as a means to justify prior killing and so ease the threat of prior killing. In addition, this effect should arise ...
    • Kinetic Resolution of alpha-Acetoxy-N-Acyl Oxazolidinethiones by a Chiral O-Nucleophilic Acyl Transfer Catalyst 

      Notte, G.T.; Sammakia, T.; Steel, P.J. (University of Canterbury. Chemistry., 2005)
      We recently described a series of catalysts bearing a hydroxyl group in close proximity to a basic amine which effect the methanolysis of para-nitrophenyl (PNP) esters.1 These catalysts, an example of which is provided in ...
    • 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 ...