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  • Oxidation of surface sediment: effects of disturbance depth and seawater flow speed

    Vopel, Kay; Pilditch, Conrad A.; Wilson, Peter Stanley; Ellwood, Michael J. (Inter-Research, 2010)
    Periodic disturbance of surface sediment is a natural feature of marine environments. Following exposure to oxygenated seawater, the disturbed sediment oxidises leading to the recovery of its surface chemistry. Despite its ...
  • Oxidative Decolouring of Bloodmeal Using Peracetic Acid

    Hicks, Talia (University of Waikato, 2015)
    Bloodmeal is an ancillary product of the agricultural industry, containing 80 – 100 % protein, and has been used to create a bio-based plastic called Novatein Thermoplastic Protein®, with a proprietary blend of sodium ...
  • Oxygen isotopic paleotemperatures across the Runangan-Whaingaroan (Eocene-Oligocene) boundary in a New Zealand shelf sequence

    Burns, David A.; Nelson, Campbell S. (The Royal Society of New Zealand, 1981)
    Oxygen isotopic compositions of the tests of mainly benthic foraminifera, from sections of conformable Late Eocene (Runangan) to Early Oligocene (Whaingaroan) shelf mudstones, at both Cape Foulwind and Port Elizabeth, ...
  • Oxytocin and Vasopressin Neuronal Activity In Response to Novel Versus Familiar Object Exposure In Mice

    Gerring, Crystal (University of Waikato, 2016)
    Oxytocin (OT) and vasopressin (AVP), peptides synthesised in the hypothalamic supraoptic and paraventricular nuclei, are released during the introduction to a familiar or novel stimulus in low-stress social and environmental ...
  • Oxytocin as an appetite suppressant that reduces feeding reward

    Herisson, Florence (University of Waikato, 2016)
    In the environment in which palatable and highly caloric foods are readily available, eating behavior is oftentimes not dictated by the necessity to replenish lacking energy, but rather by the pleasure of consumption. ...
  • Oxytocin receptor blockade reduces acquisition but not retrieval of taste aversion and blunts responsiveness of amygdala neurons to an aversive stimulus

    Olszewski, Pawel K.; Waas, Joseph R.; Brooks, Lydia L.; Herisson, Florence; Levine, Allen S. (Elsevier, 2013)
    When gastrointestinal sickness induced by toxin injection is associated with exposure to novel food, the animal acquires a conditioned taste aversion (CTA). Malaise is accompanied by a surge in oxytocin release and in ...
  • OzCHI'96 Workshop on the Next Generation of CSCW Systems

    Grundy, John C. (1996-11-25)
    This is the Proceedings of the OZCHI'96 Workshop on the Next Generation of CSCW Systems. Thanks must go to Andy Cockburn for inspiring the name of the workshop and thus giving it a (general) theme! The idea for this workshop ...
  • OZCHI‘96 Industry Session: Sixth Australian Conference on Human-Computer Interaction

    Phillips, Chris; McKauge, Janis (Computer Science, University of Waikato, 1997-11)
    The idea for a specific industry session at OZCHI was first mooted at the 1995 conference in Wollongong, during questions following a session of short papers which happened (serendipitously) to be presented by people from ...
  • Ozone Depletion and Global Warming

    Fow, Alista John (The University of Waikato, 2006)
    Abstract This thesis examines global warming and the possible contribution that ozone depletion provides to this warming. An examination is performed to determine the extent of any warming/cooling events within the ...
  • Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti

    Maxwell, Te Kahautu (2014-02-22)
    Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti competed at the Mātaatua Regional Kapa Haka Competition 2014 to qualify for the Te Matatini World Championship Kapa Haka Competition 2015, Christchurch. Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti placed first overall, 1st ...
  • Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti Kapa Haka

    Maxwell, Te Kahautu (2013-02-21)
    Te Matatini is the World Champion Competition. Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti; Pool performance on Day 1 of the Te Matatini National Kapa Haka Competition. Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti placed second in the pool and qualified for the Top 9 ...
  • Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti Kapa Haka

    Maxwell, Te Kahautu (2015)
    Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti competed in Te Matatini World Championship Kapa Haka Competition and placed second overall out of 45 kapa haka. Placed 1st Male Leader, 1st Waiata a Ringa Composition, 1st, Poi Composition, 2nd Haka ...
  • (p -Cymene)thioglycollatoruthenium(II) dimer; a complex with an ambi-basic S,O-donor ligand

    Henderson, William; Kilpin, Tracey D.; Nicholson, Brian K. (Springer, 2007)
    The title compound was prepared from the (p-cymene)ruthenium chloride dimer and thioglycollic acid. The structure is a centrosymmetric dimer bridged by the soft-base S atoms, with the hard-base O atoms of the carboxylate ...
  • Pace Regression

    Wang, Yong; Witten, Ian H. (Computer Science, University of Waikato, 1999-09)
    This paper articulates a new method of linear regression, “pace regression”, that addresses many drawbacks of standard regression reported in the literature-particularly the subset selection problem. Pace regression improves ...
  • Pacific climate reflected in Waipuna Cave drip water hydrochemistry

    Nava-Fernandez, Cinthya; Hartland, Adam; Gázquez, Fernando; Kwiecien, Ola; Marwan, Norbert; Fox, Bethany; Hellstrom, John; Pearson, Andrew; Ward, Brittany; French, Amanda; Hodell, David A.; Immenhauser, Adrian; Breitenbach, Sebastian F.M. (Copernicus GmbH, 2020)
    Cave microclimate and geochemical monitoring is vitally important for correct interpretations of proxy time series from speleothems with regard to past climatic and environmental dynamics. We present results of a comprehensive ...
  • Pacific Consumer Acculturation in New Zealand: Understanding the dynamics of consumption using video diaries

    Brown, Charis (University of Waikato, 2010)
    New Zealand, the land of milk and honey, is the „dream‟ of many Pacific people. Expectations of New Zealand were high as Pacific people dreamt of „the better life‟ from migrated family members who retold their experiences ...
  • A Pacific Island story

    Cheesman, Sue (DANZ, 2009)
    Neil Ieremia, artistic director of Black Grace, has gone back to his Samoan roots for inspiration for the new full length work ‘Gathering Clouds’.
  • Pacific Islanders and Health in the Print News Media

    Loto, Robert (The University of Waikato, 2007)
    Pacific Islanders have faced discrimination in New Zealand particularly since the 1960s when members of communities, particularly from the Cook Islands, Samoa, Niue and Tonga began to be transplanted from their home nations ...
  • Pacific students and pedagogical success [Editorial]

    Sharma, Sashi; Hamilton, Carol (Wilf Malcolm Institute of Educational Research, the University of Waikato, 2018)
    Debates about rates of achievement for Pacific students have been a feature of educational conversations in New Zealand for over three decades. We do not intend rehearsing the substance of them here, as components of them ...
  • Paediatric Traumatic Brain Injury in New Zealand: Caregiver Knowledge and Media Representations

    Willix-Payne, Dawn Joanne (University of Waikato, 2015)
    Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and disability in the paediatric population. Even mild TBI may lead to on-going cognitive, behavioural and physical problems. Children are reliant on their caregivers ...