• Orthogonal projection in teaching regression and financial mathematics

      Kachapova, F; Kachapov, I (ASA Publications, 2010)
      Two improvements in teaching linear regression are suggested. The first is to include the population regression model at the beginning of the topic. The second is to use a geometric approach: to interpret the regression ...
    • Oscillation Revisited

      Beer, G; Cao, J (arXiv, 2016)
      In previous work by Beer and Levi [8, 9], the authors studied the oscillation Ω(f, A) of a function f between metric spaces hX, di and hY, ρi at a nonempty subset A of X, defined so that when A = {x}, we get Ω(f, {x}) ...
    • Our next generation of robotics researchers? Teaching robotics at primary school level

      Wong, CK; Yeap, WK; Schmidt, J (AUT University, 2009)
      In this paper, we present our experience in designing and teaching of our first robotics course for students at primary school level. The course was carried out over a comparatively short period of time, namely 6 weeks, 2 ...
    • Out there: Whare and Fale performing abroad

      Engels-Schwarzpaul, A.-Chr. (University of Queensland Press, 2009)
      What was once classed as 'savage ornament', which could not possibly register as architecture, has today morphed into the stuff of 'iconic architecture'. From another perspective, what began as a whare tupuna or a fale ...
    • An Overview of Applications and Advancements in Automatic Sound Recognition

      Sharan, RV; Moir, TJ (Elsevier, 2016)
      Automatic sound recognition (ASR) has attracted increased and wide ranging interests in recent years. In this paper, we carry out a review of some important contributions in ASR techniques, mainly over the last one and a ...
    • Overview of V.A. Plotnikov’s research on averaging of differential inclusions

      Klymchuk, S; Plotnikov, A; Skripnik, N (Elsevier, 2012)
      In this review, we will first look in detail at Plotnikov’s results on the substantiation of full and partial schemes of averaging of differential inclusions of the standard form on finite and infinite intervals. Then we ...
    • Overview of wind parameters sensing methods and framework of a novel MCSPV recombination sensing method for wind turbines

      Shen, X; Zhou, C; Li, G; Fu, X; Lie, T (MDPI AG, 2018)
      The paper presents an overview of the traditional methods to obtain wind parameters such as wind speed, wind direction and air density. After analyzing wind turbines’ arrangements and communication characteristics and the ...
    • Pacific freedom of the press: case studies in independent campus-based media models

      Robie, D (University of Queensland, 2010)
      South Pacific university-based journalism school publications were innovative newspaper publishers from 1975 onwards and among early pioneers of online publishing in the mid-1990s. Several publications have become established ...
    • Pacific media freedom 2011: a status report

      Perrottet, A; Robie, D (Pacific Media Centre, Auckland University of Technology, 2011)
      Pacific media freedom has been under siege for more than a decade, particularly since an attempted coup in Fiji in May 2000, when a television station was attacked and ransacked, a foreign journalist was shot and wounded ...
    • Pacific solutions

      Robie, D (AUT University, 2005)
      Media students in the South Pacific are being taught how to respond to physical threats and attempts at bribery, as well as journalism, says David Robie.
    • Pan-Asian identity in a globalizing world

      Benson, JS; Rahman, KA (Common Ground Publisher, 2007)
      For many East and South East Asian youth, global citizenship is an increasing reality. This raises new research questions of the process of acculturation and ethnic identity. East and South East Asian immigrants and student ...
    • Panelbeating. Automotive landscape. Competition entry for Auckland Architecture Association Cavalier Bremworth awards '07

      Douglas, C; Douglas, L (AUT University, 2007)
      Carparks are not to be thought of as simply service-spaces. Large carparks typically have distant corners which are rarely used for parking. These spaces take on another life, serving a range of complex functions: kicking ...
    • Para-Whenua-Mea – Muddy-Soil-of-Mother-Earth

      Robertson, N (LIBRUM Publishers & Editors LLC | Basel | Frankfurt am Main, 2019)
      No abstract.
    • Paradigm Shift: report on the new role of design in business and society

      Muratovski, G (Elsevier / Tongji University Press, 2015)
      As leading businesses and global organizations started gaining new understanding of the value of design, their internal culture and attitude towards design began to change. Financial companies and management consultancies ...
    • Paradoxes and counterexamples in teaching and learning of probability at university

      Klymchuk, S; Kachapova, F (Taylor & Francis, 2011)
      This article is devoted to practical aspects of teaching and learning of probability at university. It presents the difficulties and attitudes of first-year university science and engineering students towards using paradoxes ...
    • Parametric Electrical Modelling of Human Forearm Simulation Response Using Multi-frequency Electrical Bioimpedance

      Anand, G; Lowe, A; Al-Jumaily, AM (OMICS International, 2016)
      This work presents a parametric electrical modelling of the electrical response of human forearm tissues through a simulation of Multi-frequency Electrical Bioimpedance analysis (MF-EBIA). The objective is to estimate an ...
    • PBRF 2012 and the nature of degree teaching

      Clear, Tony; Clear, AL (Computing and Information Technology Research and Education New Zealand (CITRENZ), 2012)
      For the Performance Based Research Funding Exercise of 2012, two principles for eligibility were enunciated by the New Zealand Tertiary Education Commission, whereby those submitted were firstly expected to contribute to ...
    • PBRF 2012 outcomes: a CITRENZ perspective

      Clear, A; Clear, Tony (Computing and Information Technology Research and Education New Zealand (CITRENZ), 2013)
      For computing educators in the CITRENZ sector, the 2012 Performance Based Research Assessment took place in a setting that had changed considerably from that which applied for the 2006 round. CITRENZ is a new organization ...
    • Percentage problems in bridging courses

      Kachapova, F; Kachapov, I (Taylor and Francis, 2012)
      Research on teaching high school mathematics shows that the topic of percentages often causes learning difficulties. This article describes a method of teaching percentages that the authors used in university bridging ...
    • Perennially homeless: deconstruction—a disciplined non-belonging

      O'Connor, M (AUT University, 2008)
      In the context of the academy today, what is it to say that we belong in a perennial condition of translation? That is, a translation process across, and of course internal to, the borders of [its] disciplinary borders? ...