• Lightweight floor/ceiling systems with improved impact sound insulation

      Chung, H; Fox, C; Dodd, G; Emms, G (The New Zealand Acoustical Society, 2010)
      Contrary to common belief, a relatively simple and practical lightweight timber based floor/ceiling can have impact sound insulation superior to that of concrete slab based systems. This paper presents examples of such ...
    • Liquidation and its effect on construction trade creditors in New Zealand

      Ramachandra, T; Rotimi, J.O.B. (Emerald, 2012)
      Purpose – The construction industry suffers from significantly large number of insolvencies than other industries due to its inherent characteristics and these have dire consequences on project participants and the industry ...
    • Local Fast R-CNN Flow for Object-centric Event Recognition in Complex Traffic Scenes

      Gu, Q; Yang, J; Yan, W-Q; Li, Y; Klette, R (Springer, 2017)
      This paper presents a solution for an integrated object-centric event recognition problem for intelligent traffic supervision. We propose a novel event-recognition framework using deep local flow in a fast regionbased ...
    • Localisation in water wave and thin plate problems

      Rupprecht, S; Peter, M; Bennetts, L; Chung, H (The International Workshop on Water Waves and Floating Bodies (IWWWFB), 2015)
      Simulations obtained for water waves over rough seabed and waves in rough in vacuo plate. Attenuation rates of effective and individual wave fields extracted, compared and found to differ.
    • Location based services: A roadmap for New Zealand

      Petrova, K; Wang, B (NACCQ, 2008)
      The advancement in mobile, wireless and positioning technologies have enabled applications and services such as route guiding and emergency call-out assistance. These and other similar services have become known as ...
    • Loli-pop in Auckland: engaging Asian communities and audiences through the museum

      Chuang, BKY; Hardy Bernal, KA (Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa New Zealand, 2008)
      This paper discusses how museums and galleries might positively engage with Asian audiences and bring Asian communities into the museum environment. Museums are cultural institutions that should reflect, preserve, interpret ...
    • Lossy Compression Techniques for EEG Signals

      Dao, PT; Li, XJ; Do, HN (IEEE, 2015)
      Electroencephalogram (EEG) signal has been widely used to analyze brain activities so as to diagnose certain brain-related diseases. They are usually recorded for a fairly long interval with adequate resolution, which ...
    • Low Complexity Non-Intrusive Load Disaggregation of Air Conditioning Unit and Electric Vehicle Charging

      Rehman, AU; Lie, TT; Vallès, B; Tito, SR (IEEE, 2019)
      Energy monitoring is inevitable towards achieving energy efficiency and conservation. Load disaggregation is one of the techniques towards effective energy monitoring. In the said domain, Non-Intrusive Appliance Load ...
    • Low Noise, Vibration and Harshness Solutions for In-line Three-cylinder Range Extender and Hybrid Electric Vehicles

      Hooper, PR
      Consideration of internal combustion engine formats suitable for hybrid or range extender electric vehicles usually focuses on selecting a power plant, which is as compact as possible to meet the demands and constraints ...
    • Low power self-timed carry lookahead adders

      Balasubramanian, P; Dhivyaa, D; Jayakirthika, JP; Kaviyarasi, P; Prasad, K (IEEE, 2013)
      Cell based self-timed synthesis of recursive carry lookahead adders (RCLA) utilizing generate, propagate and kill functions is described in this paper, and are compared with the recently proposed designs of self-timed ...
    • LTE-advanced based handover mechanism for natural disaster situations

      Ray, SK; Sarkar, NI; Deka, D; Ray, SK (IEEE, 2015)
      Telecommunication networks often face power outage problems in the natural disaster affected areas. Also, owing to a sudden substantial increase in network traffic loads the battery backup power of the base stations run ...
    • A Lucid Lecturess: The Voices of New Zealand’s Silent Cinema

      Hoar, P (2016)
      This article attempts to record some of the faint echoes left from the days of silent cinema in New Zealand. Sound has been an integral part of cinematic experience in New Zealand since the very first exhibitions during ...
    • A Machine Learning Based Optimized Energy Dispatching Scheme for Restoring a Hybrid Microgrid

      Karim, MA; Currie, J; Lie, TT (Elsevier, 2018)
      A microgrid operated in stand alone mode is highly vulnerable to instability when the integration of intermittent energy sources are considered. If a short circuit fault occurs in a microgrid while operating at its design ...
    • Machine/ Flow/ Territory

      Jackson, ML (Deleuze Studies Journal, 2013)
      In his lecture of 14th March 1979, within the series, The Birth of the Biopolitical, Michel Foucault discusses in some depth the American form of neo-liberalism, contrasting it with the development of neo-liberalism in ...
    • Machining cobalt-based dental alloys with tungsten carbide mills

      Takahashi, M; Pasang, T; Conor, P; Ono, H; Tanaka, K (The Society of Materials Engineering for Resources of Japan, 2014)
      Milling characteristics of dental alloys have been investigated and compared. The four differently configured tools used were made of cemented tungsten carbide. Most were uncoated but one was coated with a diamond-like ...
    • Macrosegregation in Dissimilar-metal Fusion Welding

      Pasang, T; Soysal, T; Kou, S; Tat, D (Elsevier, 2016)
      Solute segregation on a macroscopic scale in a weld between two dissimilar metals or alloys has long been recognized, but fundamental understanding of macrosegregation in dissimilar-metal welding is still lacking. Two ...
    • Mainstreaming video annotation software for critical video analysis

      Martin, M; Charlton, J; Connor, AM (Common Ground, 2015)
      The range of video annotation software currently available is set within commercially specialized professions, distributed via outdated sources or through online video hosting services. As video content becomes an ...
    • Maintaining New Zealand’s electrical reserve management tool

      Prince-Pike, A; Wilson, DI; Ileva, I; Li, A; Phethean, M (IEEE, 2012)
      Managing the electrical reserves in a small, geographically elongated nation like New Zealand is a challenge. The Reserve Management Tool (RMT) developed over a decade ago optimally schedules the reserve load given the ...
    • Maintaining Thermal Comfort of a Naturally Ventilated Residential House by Intelligently Actuating Windows

      Pokhrel, M; Anderson, T; Lie, T (The Association for Computer-Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia (CAADRIA), Hong Kong, 2019)
      In New Zealand’s (NZ) mild climatic conditions, most residential houses are ventilated naturally, mainly by opening windows. However, maintaining the indoor thermal comfort characteristics of a house by modulating natural ...
    • Making choices in public relations planning: are we reinforcing stereotypes?

      Theunissen, PS; Rahman (Asian Congress for Media & Communication (ACMC), 2012)
      In today’s globalised world, public relations practitioners function in multi-cultural and multi-ethnic environments, which they must navigate in the course of their profession, relying on their lifeworlds and understanding ...