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  • Online scaffolding in a fully online educational leadership course

    da Rosa Ferrarelli, Lisabeth (University of Waikato, 2015)
    Online scaffolding encompasses a range of effective teaching strategies that help students to achieve their learning goals while at the same time exercising their autonomy. Although online scaffolding is crucial for student ...
  • Online social networking and its impact on New Zealand educators’ professional learning

    Melhuish, Karen Anne Vickery (University of Waikato, 2013)
    The trend towards collaborative social software and technology in education appears to be exponential. The notion of ‘Web 2.0’ seems almost traditional in the face of aggregation tools and multi-platform spaces, intertwined ...
  • Online social networks: an emergent recruiter tool for attracting and screening

    Ollington, Nickolas; Gibb, Jenny L.; Harcourt, Mark (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2013)
    Purpose – The increased popularity in using online social networks by recruiters has received much positive attention, particularly in the popular press. Using social network theory this paper aims to examine how the ...
  • Online surveys-possibilities, pitfalls and practicalities: the experience of the TELA evaluation.

    Harlow, Ann (Faculty of Education, University of Waikato, 2010)
    Surveys are a commonly used strategy for gaining insights into teacher perspectives. They are often seen as cost effective in terms of time and resources required, but the challenges involved in conducting and processing ...
  • Online Thermal Analysis of Batch Roasted Coffee Beans

    Kelly, Cameron B.D.; Scott, Jonathan B. (2014)
    We constructed and instrumented a fluidised-bed coffee roaster. This work has been carried out as part of a search for the “ideal point”, which is the point in time when an expert roaster would terminate the roast in order ...
  • Onshore sandbar migration at Tairua Beach (New Zealand): Numerical simulations and field measurements

    van Maanen, Barend; de Ruiter, P.J.; Coco, Giovanni; Bryan, Karin R.; Ruessink, B.G. (Elsevier, 2008)
    We observed the onshore migration (3.5 m/day) of a nearshore sandbar at Tairua Beach, New Zealand during 4 days of low-energy wave conditions. The morphological observations, together with concurrent measurements of waves ...
  • Ontological quality control in large-scale, applied ontology matching

    Legg, Catherine; Sarjant, Samuel (2013)
    To date, large-scale applied ontology mapping has relied greatly on label matching and other relatively simple syntactic features. In search of more holistic and accurate alignment, we offer a suite of partially overlapping ...
  • Ontologies on the semantic web

    Legg, Catherine (Information Today Inc, 2007)
    As an informational technology, the World Wide Web has enjoyed spectacular success. In just ten years it has transformed the way information is produced, stored, and shared in arenas as diverse as shopping, family photo ...
  • Ontology, intentionality and television aesthetics

    Nannicelli, Theodore (Oxford University Press, 2012)
    This essay suggests that television aesthetics, as a research project, would benefit from attending to relevant theoretical debates in philosophical aesthetics. One reason for this is that assumptions about the ontology ...
  • ONTRACK: Dynamically adapting music playback to support navigation

    Jones, Matt; Jones, Steve; Bradley, Gareth; Warren, Nigel; Bainbridge, David; Holmes, Geoffrey (Springer-Verlag, 2008)
    Listening to music on personal, digital devices whilst mobile is an enjoyable, everyday activity. We explore a scheme for exploiting this practice to immerse listeners in navigation cues. Our prototype, ONTRACK, continuously ...
  • Open issues in semantic query optimization in relational DBMS

    Genet, Bryan Howard; Hinze, Annika (Department of Computer Science, University of Waikato, 2004-01-01)
    After two decades of research into Semantic Query Optimization (SQO) there is clear agreement as to the efficacy of SQO. However, although there are some experimental implementations there are still no commercial ...
  • Open platinum aggregate frameworks with overhead dithiolate bridges

    Chong, Siew Huay; Henderson, William; Hor, T.S. Andy (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2007)
    A convenient method has been developed to bring together two discrete moieties of [Pt₂(μ-S)₂(PPh₃)₄] to give an open Pt₄ aggregate of Pt₂•••(spacer)•••Pt₂, as exemplified in the isolation of [(PPh₃)₄Pt₂(μ-S)(μ-SRS)(μ-S)P ...
  • An open-source toolkit for mining Wikipedia

    Milne, David N.; Witten, Ian H. (Elsevier, 2013)
    The online encyclopedia Wikipedia is a vast, constantly evolving tapestry of interlinked articles. For developers and researchers it represents a giant multilingual database of concepts and semantic relations, a potential ...
  • Opening address

    Levy, Michelle Patricia; Waitoki, Waikaremoana; Rua, Mohi; Masters-Awatere, Bridgette; Nikora, Linda Waimarie (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    In 2002, the Māori and Psychology Research Unit at the University of Waikato made a valuable contribution to the teaching and practice of psychology in Aotearoa, via the Māori Graduates of Psychology Symposium. The symposium ...
  • Opening Address to the National Māori Graduates of Psychology Symposium 2002: Making a difference

    Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Levy, Michelle Patricia; Waitoki, Waikaremoana; Masters-Awatere, Bridgette; Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2003)
    The opening address to the National Māori Graduates of Psychology Symposium 2002. This address introduces the themes of the conference: Kia matāra - negotiating the challenges in Māori development, kia mau – recruitment ...
  • The opening day of the Te Aroha goldfield: 25 November 1880

    Hart, Philip (Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2016)
    Possibly 800 people were present on the opening day of the new goldfield, most of who wanted to acquire mining claims or residence and business sites. The excitement meant they were up early in the morning, and, after ...
  • Openness and the Intellectual Commons

    Peters, Michael A. (Peter Lang, 2016)
    ‘Openness’ is one of the central contested values of modern liberal society and falls under different political descriptions. In this chapter I employ ‘openness’ to signal and introduce a new spatialization, interconnectivity, ...
  • Operant Methodology Out Of The Lab and Applied To Enrichment With Captive Chimpanzees (Pan Troglodytes)

    Vivian, Melanie (The University of Waikato, 2008)
    A group of socially-housed chimpanzees, maintained in a zoo facility, were given the opportunity to access each of several purpose-designed and built enrichment items. Each item was made freely available in the chimpanzees' ...
  • The operation of biopower and biopolitics in the implementation process of reproductive health policies in Peru

    Jacay, Sheilah (University of Waikato, 2012)
    In present-day societies, human life is often an arena of debate within which claims of morality, knowledge, and truth are contested. The meaning of human life, as well as the right to exert control over the bodies that ...
  • The operation of public benefit in New Zealand - meeting contemporary challenges?

    Chevalier-Watts, Juliet (2015)
    Much has been written about the concept of public benefit in charity law, and the quantity of judicial and academic commentary on this concept is indicative of its challenging and often nebulous character. This article ...