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  • Resource Management for Business Process Scheduling in the Presence of Availability Constraints 

    Xu, J; Liu, C; Zhao, X; Yongchareon, S; Ding, Z (Association for Computing Machinery, 2016)
    In the context of business process management, the resources required by business processes, such as workshop staff, manufacturing machines, etc., tend to follow certain availability patterns, due to maintenance cycles, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Cucker-smale Flocking Under Asynchronous Update Dynamics 

    Ma, J; Lai, E (IEEE, 2017)
    The effects of asynchronous updating of the state of the agents in a Cucker-Smale flocking model is considered in this paper. The study of asynchronous update is important because in practical implementations the agents ...
  • A Tile-based Color Picture With Hidden QR Code for Augmented Reality and Beyond 

    Tran, H; Le, H; Nguyen, M; Yan, W-Q (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2017)
    Most existing Augmented Reality (AR) applications use either template (picture) markers or bar-code markers to overlay computergenerated graphics on the real world surfaces. e use of template markers is computationally ...
  • A Morphology-based Model for Forecasting Cooling Energy Demand of Condominium Buildings in Sri Lanka 

    Geekiyanage, D; Ramachandra, T; Rotimi, JOB (The Association of Researchers in Construction Management (ARCOM), 2017)
    Building morphology has significant influence on operational energy demand of buildings. Energy consumption for space cooling accounts for more than 75% of electricity use in typical condominium buildings. With increase ...
  • Investigating the Effects of Robot-assisted Therapy Among Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder Using Biomarkers 

    Bharatharaj, J; Huang, L; Al-Jumaily, AM; Krageloh, C; Elara, MR (IOP Publishing, 2017)
    Therapeutic pet robots designed to help humans with various medical conditions could play a vital role in physiological, psychological and social-interaction interventions for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). ...
  • A Trauma Shake-up: Are NZ Graduates Being Prepared for the Real World? 

    Barnes, M (Pacific Media Centre, AUT University, 2013)
    Young journalists today are highly likely to cover traumatic incidents early in their careers, with many confronting trauma day to day. This pressure is exacerbated in the current economic climate and fast-paced changing ...
  • Design Improvisation for Reduced Harmonic Distortion in a Flux Pump Integrated HTS Generator 

    Kulkarni, R; Prasad, K; Lie, TT; Badcock, RA; Bumby, CW; Sung, HJ (MDPI AG, 2017)
    This paper presents a design improvisation of a flux pump-integrated 10 kW high-temperature superconducting (HTS) proof of concept generator for reduced harmonic distortion. To carry out the design improvisation, a finite ...
  • The Analogy Between Heat and Mass Transfer in Low Temperature Crossflow Evaporation 

    Enayatollahi, R; Nates, RJ; Anderson, T (Elsevier, 2017)
    This study experimentally determines the relationship between the heat and mass transfer, in a crossflow configuration in which a ducted airflow passes through a planar water jet. An initial exploration using the Chilton-Colburn ...
  • 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 ...
  • Immersive Visualisation of 3-dimensional Spiking Neural Networks 

    Marks, S (Springer, 2016)
    Recent development in artificial neural networks has led to an increase in performance, but also in complexity and size. This poses a significant challenge for the exploration and analysis of the spatial structure and ...
  • 230 GHz VLBI Observations of M87: Event-horizon-scale Structure During an Enhanced Very-high-energy Y-ray State in 2012 

    Akiyama, K; Lu, R-S; Fish, VL; Doeleman, SS; Broderick, AE; Dexter, J; Hada, K; Kino, M; Nagai, H; Honma, M; Johnson, MD; Algaba, JC; Asada, K; Brinkerink, C; Blundell, R; Bower, GC; Cappallo, R; Crew, GB; Dexter, M; Dzib, SA; Freund, R; Friberg, P; Gurwell, M; Ho, PTP; Inoue, M; Krichbaum, TP; Loinard, L; MacMahon, D; Marrone, DP; Moran, JM; Nakamura, M; Nagar, NM; Ortiz-Leon, G; Plambeck, R; Pradel, N; Primiani, RA; Rogers, AEE; Roy, AL; SooHoo, J; Tavares, J-L; Tilanus, RPJ; Titus, M; Wagner, J; Weintroub, J; Yamaguchi, P; Young, KH; Zensus, A; Ziurys, LM (IOP Publishing, 2015)
    We report on 230 GHz (1.3 mm) very long baseline interferometry (VLBI) observations of M87 with the Event Horizon Telescope using antennas on Mauna Kea in Hawaii, Mt. Graham in Arizona, and Cedar Flat in California. For ...
  • 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 ...
  • ReDress: Reducing Textile Waste Through Component Reuse 

    Fraser, K (The University of South Australia (UniSA), 2015)
    Textile products are everywhere, from covering our bodies to populating our homes and workplaces. Is it unsurprising then that millions of tons of textiles are ending up in waste? This paper critically reflects on a 2009 ...
  • Art and Design: An Evolutionary and Cognitive Approach 

    Kaiser, L (Dunedin School of Art, 2015)
    No abstract.
  • Characterising the Heat and Mass Transfer Coefficients for a Crossflow Interaction of Air and Water 

    Enayatollahi, R; Nates, RJ; Anderson, T (Elsevier, 2017)
    An experimental study was performed in order to characterise the heat and mass transfer processes, where an air stream passes through a sheet of falling water in a crossflow configuration. To achieve this, the hydrodynamics ...
  • Towards a Mobile Enhancement of Glocal Heritage? Developing User Experiences in Relation to Mobile Technologies, Geo-localisation and Culture 

    Antonczak, L; Papetti, C (ThinkMind, 2017)
    Considering the recent media coverage and online discussions about Niantic’s Pokémon GO, most academics and professionals would agree that it is the first app to globally popularise mobile locative media (GPS) and augmented ...
  • Ultrasound Characteristics of the Mid-portion of the Achilles Tendon in Runners: A Systematic Review Protocol 

    Molyneux, P; Carroll, M; Stewart, S; Brenton-Rule, A; Rome, K (BioMed Central, 2017)
    Background: Achilles tendinopathy is one of the most common overuse injuries in recreational and competitive runners, yet the clinical significance and frequency of abnormal sonographic characteristics in runners remains ...
  • Exploration of the 3D World on the Internet Using Commodity Virtual Reality Devices 

    Nguyen, M; Le, H; Tran, H (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2017)
    This article describes technical basics and applications of graphically interactive and online Virtual Reality (VR) frameworks. It automatically extracts and displays left and right stereo images from the Internet search ...
  • Identification of Chinese Herbal Medicines With Electronic Nose Technology: Applications and Challenges 

    Zhou, H; Luo, D; Gholamhosseini, H; Li, Z; He, J (MDPI, 2017)
    This paper provides a review of the most recent works in machine olfaction as applied to the identification of Chinese Herbal Medicines (CHMs). Due to the wide variety of CHMs, the complexity of growing sources and the ...