• Becoming Iconic

      King, B (Annenberg School, University of Southern California, 2018)
      Contemporary popular journalism and cultural commentary are marked by the widespread proliferation of the term “iconic” in a way that departs from its traditional, sacred meaning, albeit carrying the aura of the former ...
    • Modelling of Large-scale Electric Vehicles Charging Demand: A New Zealand Case Study

      Su, J; Lie, T; Zamora, R (Elsevier, 2018)
      Due to increasing electric vehicles (EVs) uptakes, power system distribution network will have to accommodate the increased load level for charging EVs. Thus, the importance of a robust power system especially in the ...
    • Trump, Populism and the Merchant Imaginary

      King, B (Springer Nature Publishing AG, 2018)
      This article explores the social ontological basis of Trumpism as a form of populism, historically defined as government by personal rule. For many commentators, the key feature of Trump’s presidency is its fundamental ...
    • Review: Indonesian Repression and Betrayal in West Papua

      Robie, D (Auckland University of Technology, School of Communication Studies, Pacific Media Centre, 2018)
      Papua Blood: A Photographer’s Eyewitness Account of West Papua Over 30 Years, by Peter Bang. Copenhagen, Denmark: Remote Frontlines, 2018. 248 pages. ISBN 978-87-430-0101-0 See No Evil: New Zealand’s Betrayal of the People ...
    • Review: A Crusade for Media Truth and Justice

      Robie, D (Auckland University of Technology, School of Communication Studies, Pacific Media Centre, 2018)
      The First Casualty: From the Front Lines of the Global War on Journalism, by Peter Greste. Sydney: Viking. 2017. 335 pages. ISBN 9780670079261. PETER GRESTE, the Australian journalist who became a thorn in the side of the ...
    • Editorial: Killing the Messenger

      Robie, D (Auckland University of Technology, School of Communication Studies, Pacific Media Centre, 2018)
      The statistics globally are chilling. And the Asia-Pacific region bears the brunt of the killing of journalists with impunity disproportionately. Revelations in research published in this edition of Pacific Journalism ...
    • Generating Rule-based Signatures for Detecting Polymorphic Variants Using Data Mining and Sequence Alignment Approaches

      Naidu, V; Whalley, J; Narayanan, A (Scientific Research Publishing, 2018)
      Antiviral software systems (AVSs) have problems in identifying polymorphic variants of viruses without explicit signatures for such variants. Alignment- based techniques from bioinformatics may provide a novel way to ...
    • The Arbitrary Nature of Computing Curricula

      Clear, T (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018)
      Computing is still a young discipline with new topics emerging daily, spawning an extended family of disciplines, which makes negotiating a curriculum an inherently fraught process that will not meet everybody's needs.
    • Global Software Engineering and Scaled Agile: Pushing the Boundaries of the Discipline?

      Clear, T (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018)
      An abstract is not available.
    • CVSS: A Cloud Based Visual Surveillance System

      Yan, W-Q; Yu, J; Shu, Y; Zhou, L (IGI Global, 2018)
      A large amount of surveillance videos and images need sufficient storage. In this article, an architecture of cloud-based surveillance systems and its modules will be designed, the Cloud-based Visual Surveillance System ...
    • A simple distributed channel allocation algorithm for D2D communication pairs

      Zhao, H; Ding, K; Sarkar, NI; Wei, J; Xiong, J (IEEE, 2018)
      Device-to-device (D2D) communication is a promising technology due to its advantages of high spectrum efficiency, low energy consumption, and enhanced system capacity. In D2D communications, the channel allocation plays a ...
    • Multiple Source Location Estimation on a Dataset of Real Recordings in a Wireless Acoustic Sensor Network

      Alexandridis, A; Griffin, A; Mouchtaris, A (IEEE, 2018)
      Recently, wireless acoustic sensor networks (WASNs) have received significant attention from the research community and a variety of methods have been proposed for numerous applications, such as location estimation and ...
    • Vulnerability and Risk Assessment of XEN Hypervisor

      Litchfield, A; Shahzad, A (AIS, 2018)
      A vulnerability prediction and risk assessment process for the Xen hypervisor that predicts the number of vulnerabilities and levels of risk a specific software version provides is presented. The hypervisor is a key component ...
    • Compact Dual-Band Broadband Microstrip Antenna for WLAN Applications

      Ghaffar, A; Li, XJ; Seet, B-C (2018 IEEE 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Antennas and Propagation, 2018)
      This paper presents a compact planar monopole antenna with dual-band operation suitable for wireless local area network (WLAN) application. The antenna occupies an overall area of 18 × 12 mm2. The antenna combines two ...
    • Flexible Ink-printable Wideband Log-periodic Dipole Array Antenna for Millimeter-wave Applications

      Li, XJ; Li, E; Seet, B-C; Lin, X (2018 IEEE 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Antennas and Propagation, 2018)
      This paper presents a novel flexible ink-printable log-periodic wideband dipole array (LPDA) antenna for millimeter-wave applications. The antenna is fed by microstrip line through a wideband microstrip-to-coplanar stripline ...
    • Denoised Modified Incoherent Signal Subspace Method for DOA of Coherent Signals

      Hu, B; Li, XJ; Chong, P (2018 IEEE 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Antennas and Propagation, 2018)
      Incoherent signal subspace method (ISM) is ineffective to deal with direction of arrival (DOA) of coherent wideband signals. Although modified methods were proposed to solve this drawback, such as ISM based on modified ...
    • Asia Pacific Report: A New Zealand nonprofit journalism model for campus-based social justice media

      Robie, D (Center for Southeast Asian Social Studies (CESASS), Universitas Gadjah Mada, 2018)
      For nine years, the Pacific Media Centre research and publication unit at Auckland University of Technology has published journalism with an ‘activist’ edge to its style of reportage raising issues of social justice in New ...
    • Social engagement of children with autism spectrum disorder in interaction with a parrot-inspired therapeutic robot

      Huang, L; Bharatharaj, J; Krageloh, C; Elara, MR; Al-Jumaily, A (Elsevier, 2018)
      This paper presents a series of results from a pilot study with ten participants to evaluate if children with autism spectrum disorder exhibit more social interaction interests when engaging with the parrot-inspired ...
    • Review: Coups, globalisation and Fiji’s reset ‘democracy’ paradigm

      Robie, D (Auckland University of Technology, School of Communication Studies, Pacific Media Centre, 2018)
      The General’s Goose: Fiji’s Tale of Contemporary Misadventure, by Robbie Robertson. Canberra: Australian National University. 2017. 366 pages. ISBN 9781760461 When Commodore (now rear admiral retired and an elected prime ...
    • Ecological Communication in Asia-Pacific: A comparative analysis of social adaptation to maritime disaster in Indonesia and Fiji

      Wahyuni,, HI; Fitrah, AA; Handayani, F; Robie, D (Auckland University of Technology, School of Communication Studies, Pacific Media Centre, 2018)
      This article is of a comparative study of social adaptation in the Cyclone Winston disaster case in Fiji and rob flooding in Semarang, Indonesia. In February 2016, the largest tropical storm in the Southern Hemisphere, ...