• The TANAMI Multiwavelength Program: Dynamic SEDs of Southern Blazars

      Krauß, F; Wilms, J; Kadler, M; Ojha, R; Schulz, R; Trüstedt, J; Edwards, PG; Stevens, J; Ros, E; Baumgartner, W; Beuchert, T; Blanchard, J; Buson, S; Carpenter, B; Dauser, T; Falkner, S; Gehrels, N; Gräfe, C; Gulyaev, S; Hase, H; Horiuchi, S; Kreikenbohm, A; Kreykenbohm, I; Langejahn, M; Leiter, K; Lovell, JEJ; Müller, C; Natusch, T; Nesci, R; Pursimo, T; Phillips, C; Plötz, C; Quick, J; Tzioumis, AK; Weston, S (EDP Sciences, 2016)
      Context. Simultaneous broadband spectral and temporal studies of blazars are an important tool for investigating active galactic nuclei (AGN) jet physics. Aims. We study the spectral evolution between quiescent and flaring ...
    • TANAMI: Tracking Active Galactic Nuclei with Austral Milliarcsecond Interferometry - II. Additional Sources

      Muller, C; Kadler, M; Ojha, R; Schulz, R; Trustedt, J; Edwards, PG; Ros, E; Carpenter, B; Angioni, R; Blanchard, J; Bock, M; Burd, PR; Dorr, M; Dutka, MS; Eberl, T; Gulyaev, S; Hase, H; Horiuchi, S; Katz, U; Krauss, F; Lovell, JEJ; Natusch, T; Nesci, R; Phillips, C; Plotz, C; Pursimo, T; Quick, JFH; Stevens, J; Thompson, DJ; Tingay, SJ; Tzioumis, AK; Weston, S; Wilms, J; Zensus, JA (EDP Sciences, 2017)
      Context. TANAMI is a multiwavelength program monitoring active galactic nuclei (AGN) south of −30◦ declination including highresolution Very Long Baseline Interferometry (VLBI) imaging, radio, optical/UV, X-ray and γ-ray ...
    • TEAC research funding proposals considered harmful: ICT research at risk

      Clear, Tony (NACCQ, 2003)
      As Information Technology (IT) educators, whether career academics or former practitioners, it seems exceedingly rare to find environments in which IT is understood, appropriately managed or nurtured. To expect enlightened ...
    • Teaching computer hardware and organization using PIC-based projects

      Sarkar, NI; Craig, TM (Manchester University Press, 2006)
      Until recently, it has been difficult to motivate students to learn about computer hardware because students find the subject rather dry and theoretical. We have prepared a series of interesting projects that give students ...
    • Teaching computer networking fundamentals using practical laboratory exercises

      Sarkar, NI (IEEE, 2006)
      Motivating students to learn computer networking concepts is often difficult because many students find the subject rather technical, dry, and boring. To overcome this problem, the author has prepared some practical laboratory ...
    • Teaching differently: a hybrid delivery model

      Petrova, K. (GBATA, 2001)
      A variety of frameworks for distant, online and flexible learning have been proposed. This paper looks into the defining features of some of these models and describes the hybrid model of flexible delivery. The hybrid model ...
    • Teaching wireless communication and networking fundamentals using Wi-Fi projects

      Sarkar, NI; Craig, TM (IEEE, 2006)
      Wireless communication and networking often proves to be a quite challenging subject to teach in a meaningful way, because many students appear to find the subject rather dry and technical, and thus quite boring. The authors ...
    • Technical Debt and Agile Software Development Practices and Processes: An Industry Practitioner Survey

      Holvitie, J; Licorish, SA; Spínola, RO; Hyrynsalmi, S; MacDonell, S; Mendes, TS; Buchan, J; Leppänen, V (Elsevier, 2017)
      Context: Contemporary software development is typically conducted in dynamic, resource-scarce environments that are prone to the accumulation of technical debt. While this general phenomenon is acknowledged, what remains ...
    • Technologies for engineering education

      Maclaren, P; Singamemmi, S; Wilson, DI (AUT University, 2012)
      Within any discipline, teaching involves a distinctive relationship between content, pedagogical approaches and the use of technologies. In engineering education, the content includes mathematical symbolic and diagrammatic ...
    • Temporary Internet Access for Authentication and Key Agreement for LTE Networks

      Li, XJ; Ma, M; Xie, J (Springer, 2018)
      Evolved Packet System-Authentication and Key Agreement (EPS-AKA) is the security protocol in Long-Term Evolution (LTE). However, it is still vulnerable to user identity attacks and fake eNBs. Efficient EPS-AKA (EEPS-AKA) ...
    • Text classification for medical informatics: a comparison of models for data mining radiological medical records

      Claster, WB; Shanmuganathan, S; Ghotbi, N; Sallis, PJ (International Association for Asia Pacific Studies, 2011)
      In this study we analyze 1024 free text digital records from pediatric patients who underwent CT scanning. The free text reports are from the digital records of patients who underwent CT scanning in a one-year period in ...
    • The accurate computation of key properties of Markov and semi-Markov Processes

      Hunter, JJ (The University of Melbourne, 2014)
      Based upon the Grassman, Taksar and Heyman algorithm [1] and the equivalent Sheskin State Reduction algorithm [2] for finding the stationary distribution of a finite irreducible Markov chain, Kohlas [3] developed a procedure ...
    • The Baire property in hit-and-miss topologies

      Cao, J (AUT University, 2008)
      In the past ten years, there has been a great progress in determining when hyperspaces have the Baire property, and several problems have been solved. I this talk, I shall explore the Baire property of hyperspace equipped ...
    • The chain of quality through integrated product development

      Robotham, AJ (Technical University of Zielona Góra, 2000)
      Today, it is almost impossible to find a manufacturer who has not been significantly influenced by the quality culture, but it is evident that some are doing more to improve their product quality than others are. The ...
    • The derivation of Markov Chain Properties using Generalized Matrix Inverses

      Hunter, JJ (Manipal Univ Press/arXiv, 2011)
      In many stochastic models a Markov chain is present either directly or indirectly through some form of embedding. The analysis of many problems of interest associated with these models, eg. stationary distributions, moments ...
    • The development of a Vuilleumier Cryocooler for New Zealand’s high temperature superconductor industry

      Gschwendtner, MA; Tucker, AS (CryoCooler.org, 2008)
      A Vuilleumier cryocooler with a projected cooling capacity of 100 W at 77 K has been developed at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. While most cryocoolers use mechanical compressors with associated vibration, ...
    • The distribution of Mixing Times in Markov Chains

      Hunter, JJ (arXiv, 2011)
      The distribution of the “mixing time” or the “time to stationarity” in a discrete time irreducible Markov chain, starting in state i, can be defined as the number of trials to reach a state sampled from the stationary ...
    • The distribution of Mixing Times in Markov Chains

      Hunter, JJ (World Scientific Publishing Co & Operational Research Society of Singapore, 2012)
      The distribution of the “mixing time” or the “time to stationarity” in a discrete time irreducible Markov chain, starting in state i, can be defined as the number of trials to reach a state sampled from the stationary ...
    • The Eckert number phenomenon - an experimental investigation of the heat transfer from a rotating cylinder in a cross-flow

      Gschwendtner, MA (Macmillan (India), 2006)
      The Eckert number phenomenon describes a reversal in heat transfer from a moving wall at an Eckert number Ec ≈ 1. In this report the Eckert number phenomenon is confirmed experimentally for the first time. For that purpose ...
    • The Eckert number phenomenon: experimental investigations on the heat transfer from a moving wall in the case of a rotating cylinder

      Gschwendtner, MA (Springer-Verlag, 2004)
      The Eckert number phenomenon was investigated theoretically by Geropp in 1969 and describes a reversal in heat transfer from a moving wall at an Eckert number Ec ≈ 1. In this report the Eckert number phenomenon is confirmed ...