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  • Scott, Jonathan B.; Bradley, Neil; Gaylard, Carl; Nel, Kirsten; Seabright, Matthew; Tritscher, Daniel; Song, Chris; Harrison, Matthew; Kim, Mirae; Li, Victor (Faculty of Engineering, The University of Waikato, 2014)
    Digital slot cars operate by transmitting both power and data over a single pair of wires much like DCC-controlled model railways and some home automation systems. In this manuscript we analyse and compare the cars, track, ...
  • Murray, Rua (University of Waikato, 2005)
    Certain dynamical systems on the interval with neutrally stable repelling points admit invariant probability measures which are absolutely continuous with respect to Lebesgue measure. These maps are often used as a model ...
  • Tempero, Grant Wayne (Environmental Research Institute, The University of Waikato, 2013)
    Lake Horowhenua (Waipunahau) is of substantial historical, cultural and recreational value to the people of the Horowhenua region. However, water quality and biodiversity within the lake has been in decline for a number ...
  • Bryan, Catherine Louise (Environmental Research Institute, The University of Waikato, 2012)
    The current vegetation pattern of Barrett Bush is the result of complex landscape changes of both recent and historic times. The most recent natural landscape changes occurred as the Waikato River meandered across the ...
  • Kenny, Gavin J.; de Wet, Neil (The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), University of Waikato., 2000)
    The Terms of Reference for this work specified three objectives to the Fiji component: Objective 1a: to provide a prototype FIJICLIM model (covered under PICCAP funding) Objective 1b: to provide training and transfer of ...
  • Barton, Barry; Jordan, Kimberley Jane; Severinsen, Greg (Centre for Environmental, Resources and Energy law, The University of Waikato, 2013)
    The purpose of this Report is to identify the best possible legal framework for carbon capture and storage (CCS) in New Zealand. The Report is of a study funded by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment under ...
  • Slade, Mel; Jones, Mark Hedley; Scott, Jonathan B. (Faculty of Engineering, The University of Waikato, 2011)
    When choosing a microcontroller there are many options, so which platform should you choose? There is little independent information available to help engineers decide which platform might best suit their needs and most ...
  • Feresi, Jone; Kenny, Gavin J.; de Wet, Neil; Limalevu, Leone; Bhusan, Jagat; Ratukalou, Inoke (The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), University of Waikato., 2000)
    All nations, including Fiji, that are signatories to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change(UNFCCC) are obliged to provide National Communications to the Conference of Parties (COP) of the UNFCCC. The ...
  • Feresi, Jone; Kenny, Gavin J.; de Wet, Neil; Limalevu, Leone; Bhusan, Jagat; Ratukalou, Inoke (The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), University of Waikato., 2000)
    This document presents extended case studies of the impacts of climate change on the Fiji coast. In particular the study evaluates: 1. Coastal erosion at 3 representative sites on the coast of Viti Levu. 2. Inundation ...
  • Warrick, Richard A.; Mullan, A.B.; Kenny, Gavin J.; Campbell, B.D.; Clark, H.; Austin, P.T.; Cloughley, C.G.; Flux, T.L.; Hall, A.J.; Harman, J.J.; McPherson, H.G.; Jamieson, P.D.; Mitchell, N.D.; Newton, P.C.D.; Parshotam, A.; Porteous, A.S.; Salinger, M.J.; Thompson, C.S.; Tate, K.R.; Ye, Wei (The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), University of Waikato, 2001)
    In the late 1980s, New Zealand undertook the first national assessment of climate change and its possible impacts on the country.1 The landmark report, reflecting the judgement of scores of national experts, called for ...
  • Leonard, Lorraine; Memon, Ali (International Global Change Institute, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Research for this report is part of a project on evaluating the quality of planning and governance under the Local Government Act 2002 (LGA). This is the first of two complementary reports aiming to develop and test a ...
  • Day, Maxine; Backhurst, Michael; Ericksen, Neil; Crawford, Janet; Chapman, Sarah; Berke, Philip; Laurian, Lucie; Dixon, Jennifer; Jefferies, Richard; Warren, Tricia; Barfoot, Cushla; Mason, Greg; Bennett, Matthew; Gibson, Claire (2003)
    This report focuses on results from Phase 2 of PUCM - the quality of plan implementation in six district councils selected for their range of plan quality and capacity to plan. Only those results considered to be important ...
  • Warrick, Richard A.; Kenny, Gavin J.; Harman, J.J. (The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), University of Waikato., 2001)
    Along with a need to better understand the climate and biophysical systems of New Zealand, the need to develop an improved capacity for evaluating possible changes in climate and their effects on the New Zealand environment ...
  • Kennedy, Nathan; Jefferies, Richard (IGCI, The University of Waikato, 2009)
    The literature review in this report was the starting point for developing a Māori research strand (2003-2009) within the Planning Under Co-operative Mandates (PUCM) research programme (1995-2009). An early task of the ...
  • Clarkson, Bruce D.; Clarkson, Fiona Marie; Bryan, Catherine Louise (Environmental Research Institute, The University of Waikato, 2012)
    This evaluation found that the Hamilton City Council Plants for Gullies programme is successfully facilitating the restoration and enhancement of Hamilton City gullies by private gully owners. The mean number of native ...
  • Bylsma, Rebecca Johanna; Efford, Jackson Tai; Kirby, Catherine Louise (Environmental Research Institute, The University of Waikato, 2013)
    Between August 2012 and March 2013, the Environmental Research Institute, University of Waikato, conducted a survey of randomly selected Hamilton gully sites which had received plants from the Hamilton City Council’s Plants ...
  • Leijen, Peter; Scott, Jonathan B. (University of Waikato, 2011)
    The Toyota Prius battery pack consists of 38 individual battery blades, each blade contains 6 NiMH cells in series. This means that each pack contains 228 NiMH cells. Each cell has the potential to fail. This report ...
  • Kenny, Gavin J.; Ye, Wei; Warrick, Richard A.; de Wet, Neil (The International Global Change Institute (IGCI), University of Waikato., 2000)
    The FIJICLIM prototype is based on PACCLIM which was developed by the International Global Change Institute (IGCI) as part of the Pacific Islands Climate Change Assistance Programme (PICCAP) executed by the South Pacific ...
  • Wu, Nicholas; Daniel, Adam Joshua; Tempero, Grant Wayne (Environmental Research Institute, The University of Waikato, 2013)
    The Rotopiko (Serpentine) lake complex is one of the Waikato region’s few peat lake systems that contains primarily native aquatic plants. Retaining the natural state of the lakes has been considered a high priority by the ...
  • Hicks, Brendan J.; Allan, Dave G.; Kilgour, Jonathan T.; Watene-Rawiri, Erina M.; Stichbury, Glen; Walsh, Cameron (Environmental Research Institute, The University of Waikato, 2013)
    The purpose of this research project is to collate information regarding the recent use of fisheries resources in the Waikato River and Waipa River catchment areas. In particular, the project sought to summarise the ...