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    • Mindful Leaders Leading Self - a Heideggerian Phenomenological Study of Four Leaders in a Professional Environment

      Walkinshaw, Therese Ovrevik (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      The purpose of this study is to explore mindfulness and how it affects the way leaders engage with Self and others in order to discover how leaders understand their own practices of leading. Compared with leadership, leaders ...
    • Mindfulness and the beginning teacher

      Bernay, Ross Stacy (Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
      Teaching is stressful. A number of studies have demonstrated that teachers are not coping in the classroom and many are leaving the profession (Viola, 2009). To promote self esteem and self efficacy for beginning teachers ...
    • Mindfulness, mindlessness, mindfullessness: what did I do again?

      Leung, Colie Yan Yue (Auckland University of Technology, 2013)
      Moments that are usually imperceptible are highlighted and magnified; they are made absurd, taking serious matters in a playful manner the imagination at play can be amplified with a touch of light-heartedness. We have our ...
    • Minimal running footwear

      Reid Allan, Douglas (Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
      A dramatic shift in how we design is required in order to move toward sustainable production and consumption. Such a paradigm shift is daunting and often seems inaccessible to young designers. This conceptual exploration ...
    • Minimum cost polygon overlay with rectangular shape stock panels

      Siringoringo, Wilson S (Auckland University of Technology, 2007)
      Minimum Cost Polygon Overlay (MCPO) is a unique two-dimensional optimization problem that involves the task of covering a polygon shaped area with a series of rectangular shaped panels. The challenges in solving MCPO ...
    • Minimum Enclosing Ball-based Learner Independent Knowledge Transfer for Correlated Multi-task Learning

      Fan, Liu (Auckland University of Technology, 2011)
      Multi-Task Learning (MTL), as opposed to Single Task Learning (STL), has become a hot topic in machine learning research. For many real world problems in application areas such as medical decision making, pattern recognition, ...
    • Minimum viable product (inside game)

      Schroder, Mark Bernard (Auckland University of Technology, 2015)
      Minimum Viable Product (Inside Game) is an installation based research project focused on the creation of amalgam environments. Such environments function as contradictory transitory heterotopia. Sourced, initially, from ...
    • Minimum viable product (inside game)

      Schroder, Mark Bernard (Auckland University of Technology, 2015)
      Minimum Viable Product (Inside Game) is an installation based research project focused on the creation of amalgam environments. Such environments function as contradictory transitory heterotopia. Sourced, initially, from ...
    • Minus Theatre: Scenes, Elements

      Taylor, Simon William Hoyle (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      Minus Theatre: scenes, elements experiments with theatre as the art, method and technique, to explore processes of individuation. It entitles a PhD thesis, undertaken at the Auckland University of Technology (AUT), consisting ...
    • Mission as Good Neighbour: social policy of the Methodist Mission Northern in the 21st century

      Devanandan, B. Prince (Auckland University of Technology, 2008)
      The Methodist Mission Northern has provided social services to the community since 1851. The underpinning philosophy of Methodist Mission Northern’s service provision is that of being a Good Neighbour. The concept of Good ...
    • A misuse of time and energy

      Blackburn, Nikolas Alexander (Auckland University of Technology, 2013)
      In this exegesis, A Misuse of Time and Energy, I set out a contextual framework for my practice-based sculptural project. I consider two flawed and unsuccessful projects undertaken by the American inventor Thomas Edison, ...
    • Mixed Ownership in Sport: The Case of Super Rugby in New Zealand

      Cameron, Mark (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      Research on the evolution of amateur sporting organisations into business entities, has used sport governance as an effective lens through which to examine change. These studies have illustrated the progress sport has made ...
    • Mixed Reality

      Tavassoli, Ehsan (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      The project called “mixed reality” started by exploring a number of technologies to do with augmented reality (AR), artificial intelligence (AI) and internet of things (IoT) in relation to contemporary art. Through speculation ...
    • Mixed-cultural parentage and intergenerational influence on consumption

      Morris, Philippa (Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      Studies on bicultural consumers are exploratory in nature at present, and none have yet addressed the impact of multi-cultural parentage on intergenerational influence (IGI). The research examines this gap in the extant ...
    • Mnemotechne of design — ontology and design research theories

      Joseph, Frances (Auckland University of Technology, 2010)
      This thesis commences with the premise that while design practices may be said to have a very long, perhaps ancient, history, ‘Design’ as a discipline is of more recent origin, while ‘Design Research’ as a disciplinary ...
    • MO2NEI: #SWWDT! *see what we did there*

      Palalagi, Cerisse Fiahau (Auckland University of Technology, 2011)
      MO2NEI : #SWWDT! *see what we did there* seeks to explore notion of coded languages used in text messaging and online social networking, in relation to the way in which the English language has been modified and adapted ...
    • Mobile Cloud Computing: implications to smartphone forensic procedures and methodologies

      Zhu, Meng (Auckland University of Technology, 2011)
      There is a growing understanding of how to conduct digital forensic analysis on mobile devices. However, there is little understanding of how to apply digital forensic methodologies in Cloud computing, and even less ...
    • Mobile commerce adoption across the supply chain in businesses in New Zealand

      Al Haj Ali, Eman Ibrahim (Auckland University of Technology, 2005)
      This research investigates the adoption of mobile commerce (MC) technologies across the supply chain in three businesses in New Zealand that already have adopted and implemented MC. The research used the technological ...
    • Mobile data services adoption in New Zealand: future predictions

      Cosgrove, Steve (Auckland University of Technology, 2007)
      The fast pace of development in the Mobile Data Services area means innovators have to remain vigilant to stay in the market. There is not time to undertake the usual market development cycles. As a consequence, researchers ...
    • Mobile devices: iPhone risks and Forensic Tool capability

      Knight, Benjamin Andrew (Auckland University of Technology, 2010)
      The research evaluates the capability of software based tools that extract data stored on an Apple iPhone. A literature review is performed covering material on: mobile devices, iPhone, hard disks, networking connectivity, ...