• Stepped piston engines for multi-fuel UAV application

      Hooper, P (Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), 2005)
      This paper presents design and development data for the SPV580 Unmanned Air Vehicle (UAV) engine. The project was funded by the British Ministry of Defence to meet future need for low mass power plants for advanced UAVs. ...
    • Stirling-cycle heat-pumps and refrigerators – a realistic alternative?

      Haywood, D; Raine, JK; Gschwendtner, MA (Institute of Refrigeration, Heating & Air Conditioning Engineers (IRHACE), 2002)
      Concerns about the environmental impact of refrigerants used in vapour-compression heatpumps and refrigerators, have prompted the Stirling-Cycle Research Group at the University of Canterbury to investigate the feasibility ...
    • Stockholm Falsework

      Cullen, P (Hammarby Artport, 2007)
      Falsework is a temporary scaffold-like architectural support which is used to hold elements in place during construction and until they become self supporting. Paul Cullen’s Falsework sculptures are makeshift constructions ...
    • Stop sign

      Jackson, M (AUT University, 2008)
      No abstract
    • Store-carry-cooperative Forward Routing With Information Epidemics Control for Data Delivery in Opportunistic Networks

      Aung, CY; Ho, IW-H; Chong, PHJ (IEEE, 2017)
      Data delivery in opportunistic networks requires robustness and resiliency due to the mobility and probabilistic propagation channels caused by fading. Besides the 100% data delivery, delivery with minimum delay, overhead, ...
    • Storytelling for Our Own People: A Reflection on Working with Māori Filmmaker Barry Barclay

      Milligan, C (Media Studies Journal of Aotearoa New Zealand (MEDIANZ), 2017)
      Māori film director and writer Barry Barclay is recognized among international indigenous filmmakers as a foundational figure. As a philosopher and a filmmaker, he was fierce in pursuit of what he saw to be tika, that ...
    • Strategies and guidelines for improving wireless local area network performance

      Sarkar, NI; Sarkar, NI (InterNetWorks Research Lab, Universiti Utara Malaysia, 2012)
      There has been a tremendous growth in the deployment of IEEE 802.11 (a/b/g/n) wireless local area networks (WLANs) in recent years. This growth is due to the flexibility, low cost, simplicity, and user mobility offered by ...
    • Strategy-led construction: success through a human-centred approach

      Ramanayaka, C; Rotimi, J.O.B. (The University of New South Wales, 2012)
      Performance statistics in the construction industry show that project and company failures have become widespread in the industry. Studies have recognized the need for new planning approaches, since existing approaches ...
    • Streaming. An intelligence agency for an unspecified city in a hot climate. Competition entry for Auckland Architecture Association Cavalier Bremworth Awards 06

      Douglas, C (AUT University, 2006)
      This competition entry for the AAA Cavalier Bremworth Awards 06 was an exploration of the use of pattern generation and interference patterns in generating operational architectural space. It sought to create strategic ...
    • Structural Deformation of Sandwich Composite Heliostats

      Anderson, T; Fadlallah, S; Nates, R (Australian PV Institute (APVI), 2018)
      The cost of heliostats has a significant influence on the cost of central tower concentrating solar power systems. To address this issue there is a need for new innovative heliostat designs that can reduce the heliostats’ ...
    • Students Envisioning the Future

      Lind, T; Cajander, Å; Sandblad, B; Daniels, M; Lárusdóttir, M; McDermott, R; Clear, T (IEEE, 2016)
      How can students be included as critical stakeholders in the systems and services provided by a university? To address the whole student experience, we engaged students and employees at a large Swedish university in a ...
    • Students revising for test using SMS

      Petrova, K (IAMLEARN, 2007)
      In this paper an experiment involving mLearning using Short Message Service (SMS) is described. The experiment was designed after a study of the readiness of the participants in terms of mobile device ownership, mobile ...
    • Students’ misconceptions about random variables

      Kachapova, F; Kachapov, I (Taylor & Francis, 2011)
      This article describes some misconceptions about random variables and related counter-examples, and makes suggestions about teaching initial topics on random variables in general form instead of doing it separately for ...
    • Studies of control strategies for building integrated solar energy system

      Wahab, HA; Duke, M; Carson, JK; Anderson, TN (IEEE, 2011)
      Research and development work on Building Integrated Solar Energy Systems (BISES) has become an area of growing interest, not only in New Zealand (NZ) but worldwide. This interest has led to a significant growth in the use ...
    • Substitution In a Hybrid Remanufacturing System

      Marshall, S; Archibald, Thomas (Elsevier, 2014)
      Increasing legislative and societal pressures are requiring manufacturers to operate more sustainably and to take responsibility for the fate of their goods after they have been used by consumers. This paper models a hybrid ...
    • Supervision for critical thinking: challenges and strategies

      Clear, T (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2014)
      An abstract is not available.
    • Supplier selection in the construction material purchasing function

      Samarasinghe, DAS; Tookey, JE; Rotimi, J.O.B.; Thiruchelvam, S (World Business Institute (WBI), 2012)
      Construction materials occupy a significant part of the construction’s value contributing nearly 50%. Thus when selecting construction materials, it is very important that painstaking decisions should be made. Past literature ...
    • Supply chain collaboration in New Zealand house construction

      Samarasinghe, A; Tookey, J; Rotimi, J.O.B. (Australasian Universities Building Education Association (AUBEA), 2013)
      Concurrent with the development of interest in supply chain management (SCM) in the broad manufacturing sector, there has been increasing interest and research in SCM in relation to construction. The construction supply ...
    • Sure to rise: reading the Edmonds cookery book as a popular icon

      Piatti-Farnell, L (2013)
      Cookbooks are one of a variety of written forms that can be read as historical documents, functioning as testaments to individual, familial and cultural development. In the recipe, one can find a sense of culinary preference ...
    • Surrender

      White, M; Charman, J (Lopdell House Gallery, 2011)
      A collaborative event between poet and photographer, presented as a simultaneous poetry reading and video performance for "rhythm & verse" series for the Titirangi Music Festival and Poetry Event