• 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 ...
    • Performance analysis of cooperative Virtual MIMO Systems for wireless sensor networks

      Rafique, Z; Seet, B-C; Al-Anbuky, A (MDPI, 2013)
      Multi-Input Multi-Output (MIMO) techniques can be used to increase the data rate for a given bit error rate (BER) and transmission power. Due to the small form factor, energy and processing constraints of wireless sensor ...
    • Performance of a building integrated collector for solar heating and radiant cooling

      Anderson, TN; Duke, M; Carson, JK (Australian Solar Energy Society Ltd, 2011)
      Due to their limited temperature range, unglazed solar collectors have long been relegated to providing low cost heating in applications such as swimming pool heating systems. This limited temperature range is due to heat ...
    • Performance of a Building Integrated Photovoltaic/Thermal Concentrator for Facade Applications

      Piratheepan, M; Anderson, TN (Elsevier, 2017)
      The use of building integrated photovoltaic/thermal (BIPVT) concentrators is an effective way to harness solar energy within the built environment, particularly for façade applications. However, in order to precisely predict ...
    • Performance of a Cooling System Driven by Engine Exhaust Heat

      Yousuf, N; Anderson, T; Gschwendtner, M; Nates, R (International Institute of Refrigeration, 2016)
      The use of stationary generators for electricity generation is widespread in areas where access to power distribution networks is limited, including rural areas and in developing countries. Often, a significant portion of ...
    • Performance of a V-trough photovoltaic/thermal concentrator

      Künnemeyer, R; Anderson, TN; Duke, M; Carson, JK (Elsevier, 2014)
      The idea of concentrating solar energy to increase the output of photovoltaic and solar thermal collectors is an area that has received significant attention. In this study, a design model for a V-trough concentrating ...
    • Performance of an unglazed solar collector for radiant cooling

      Anderson, TN; Duke, M; Carson, JK (The University of Melbourne, 2013)
      Under night conditions, when there is no solar radiation and the sky temperature is low, unglazed solar collectors can radiate heat to the sky thus cooling a storage tank to provide cooling the following day. This study ...
    • Performance Study of Block ACK and Reverse Direction in IEEE 802.11n Using a Markov Chain Model

      Hossain, MA; Sarkar, NI; Gutierrez, J; Liu, W (Elsevier, 2017)
      IEEE 802.11n networks are widely used in home and corporate network environments because they offer high-speed wireless Internet access at relatively low-cost. The 802.11n standard introduced several key features including ...
    • Persistent Asymmetric Structure of Sagittarius A* on Event Horizon Scales

      Fish, VL; Johnson, MD; Doeleman, SS; Broderick, AE; Psaltis, D; Lu, R-S; Akiyama, K; Alef, W; Algaba, JC; Asada, K; Beaudoin, C; Bertarini, A; Blackburn, L; Blundell, R; Bower, GC; Brinkerink, C; Cappallo, R; Chael, AA; Chamberlin, R; Chan, C-K; Crew, GB; Dexter, J; Dexter, M; Dzib, SA; Falcke, H; Freund, R; Friberg, P; Greer, CH; Gurwell, MA; Ho, PTP; Honma, M; Inoue, M; Johannsen, T; Kim, J; Krichbaum, TP; Lamb, J; León-Tavares, J; Loeb, A; Loinard, L; MacMahon, D; Marrone, DP; Moran, JM; Mościbrodzka, M; Ortiz-León, GN; Oyama, T; Özel, F; Plambeck, RL; Pradel, N; Primiani, RA; Rogers, AEE; Rosenfeld, K; Rottmann, H; Roy, AL; Ruszczyk, C; Smythe, DL; SooHoo, J; Spilker, J; Stone, J; Strittmatter, P; Tilanus, RPJ; Titus, M; Vertatschitsch, L; Wagner, J; Wardle, JFC; Weintroub, J; Woody, D; Wright, M; Yamaguchi, P; Young, A; Young, KH; Zensus, JA; Ziurys, LM (IOP Publishing, 2016)
      The Galactic Center black hole Sagittarius A* (Sgr A*) is a prime observing target for the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT), which can resolve the 1.3 mm emission from this source on angular scales comparable to that of the ...
    • Personalised information modelling technologies for personalised medicine

      Hu, Y; Kasabov, N; Liang, W (Springer, 2014)
      Personalised modelling offers a new and effective approach for the study in pattern recognition and knowledge discovery, especially for biomedical applications. The created models are more useful and informative for analysing ...
    • Personalised modelling for multiple time-series data prediction

      Widiputra, H; Pears, R; Kasabov, N (Springer-Verlag, 2008)
      The behaviour of multiple stock markets can be described within the framework of complex dynamic systems (CDS). Using a global model with the Kalman Filter we are able to extract the dynamic interaction network (DIN) of ...
    • Pictorial AR Tag With Hidden Multi-level Bar-code and Its Potential Applications

      Le, H; Nguyen, M; Tran, H; Yeap, W (MDPI, 2017)
      For decades, researchers have been trying to create intuitive virtual environments by blending reality and virtual reality, thus enabling general users to interact with the digital domain as easily as with the real world. ...
    • Pilot study into the causes of airway drying during continuous positive air pressure breathing

      White, DE; Nates, RJ; Bartley, J (Curran Associates, Inc. (Jan 2015), 2014)
      The airway surface liquid (ASL) lining the upper respiratory tract has an essential role in heat and moisture exchange, as well as having an important role in airway defense. Continuous positive air pressure (CPAP) users ...
    • Pixel clustering in spatial data mining; an example study with Kumeu wine region in New Zealand

      Shanmuganathan, S (The Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand Inc (MODSIM), 2013)
      This paper describes an approach to pixel clustering using self-organising map (SOM) techniques in order to identify environmental factors that influence grape quality. The study area is the Kumeu grape wine region of ...
    • Planetary Radio Interferometry and Doppler Experiment (PRIDE) Technique: A Test Case of the Mars Express Phobos Fly-by

      Gulyaev, S; Natusch, T; Weston, S (ESO, 2016)
      Context. The closest ever fly-by of the Martian moon Phobos, performed by the European Space Agency’s Mars Express spacecraft, gives a unique opportunity to sharpen and test the Planetary Radio Interferometry and Doppler ...
    • A Platform for Analysing Advanced Photovoltaic Energy Controllers

      Ahmad, A; Anderson, TN; Lie, TT (Australian PV Institute (APVI), 2015)
      Photovoltaic (PV) based power generation technology is being pushed to the forefront as a viable alternative source of renewable energy, particularly in small scale domestic applications. In addition, there is a growing ...