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  • Drugs and driving in New Zealand: An approach to THC culpability

    Troncoso Vergara, Carolina (The University of Waikato, 2006)
    For years statistical analysis has been applied to different areas of the natural and applied sciences to determine the degree of confidence that can be placed in research results. This work is a good example of how ...
  • Drying characteristics of New Zealand Chestnuts

    Biju Cletus, Anila (The University of Waikato, 2007)
    Chestnut is a relatively new nut crop to New Zealand and they do grow well in New Zealand conditions. Research to date in New Zealand indicated that New Zealand chestnuts present some unique features compared to chestnuts ...
  • Drying curves and apparent diffusivity of New Zealand chestnut variety ‘1015’

    Biju Cletus, Anila; Carson, James K. (Elsevier, 2008)
    New Zealand chestnuts grow relatively large by comparison with Asian or American varieties and have the potential to be a lucrative crop. However they are susceptible to fungal rots and need to be dried at relatively low ...
  • Drymatter content and fruit size affect flavour and texture of novel Actinidia deliciosa genotypes

    Nardozza, Simona; Gamble, Joanna; Axten, Lauren G.; Wohlers, Mark W.; Clearwater, Michael J.; Feng, Jinquan; Harker, F. Roger (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2010)
    BACKGROUND: Previous studies with commercial kiwifruit cultivars have demonstrated that the taste of fruit with higher dry matter content (DM) is more liked by consumers. A unique replicated trial of kiwifruit genotypes ...
  • Dual cultural identity and tangihanga: Conflict, resolution and unexpected outcomes

    Edge, Kiri; Nikora, Linda Waimarie (Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, 2010)
    New Zealand has a significant number of dual-cultural whānau (families) which incorporate the identities of both Pākehā (New Zealander of European descent) and Māori (indigenous peoples of New Zealand). Little attention ...
  • Dual-heritage households: Food, culture, and re-membering in Hamilton, New Zealand

    Graham, Rebekah Sarah; Hodgetts, Darrin; Stolte, Ottilie Emma Elisabeth (De Gruyter Open, 2016)
    Food is deeply connected to processes of re-membering, identity construction, the texturing of shared spaces, and social relationships. This case-comparative research focusses on how everyday food-related practices (sourcing, ...
  • Dune restoration as a mitigation strategy for the management of coastal hazards

    de Lange, Willem P.; Jenks, Greg (2007-07-04)
    This is a slideshow presented at the conference Conserv-Vision: the next 50 years, held at Hamilton, New Zealand, 2007.
  • Dust from Australia- A reappraisal

    Healy, T.R. (Waikato Geological Society, The University of Waikato, 1970)
    This paper reviews the meteorological events of October 1928 associated with severe duststorms in Australia and subsequent transport of dust to New Zealand. In the light of contemporary knowledge of the jet streams, and ...
  • Dust under the whāriki: Embracing the messiness of curriculum

    White, Elizabeth Jayne (NZCER Press, 2011)
    This article examines the early childhood curriculum in action by looking at two oppositional forces that are at play: authoritative discourse (which is perceived as uncontestable) and internally persuasive discourse (which ...
  • Dusty horizons

    Lowe, David J.; Tonkin, Philip J.; Palmer, Jonathan G.; Lanigan, Kerri Miriam; Palmer, Alan S. (Geoscience Society of New Zealand with GNS Science, 2015)
    Dust whipped up and deposited by wind forms sheets of loess, which drape over the land. These loess deposits and the soils formed within them yield insights into past climatic and environmental change.
  • Dusty horizons

    Lowe, David J.; Tonkin, Philip J.; Palmer, Alan S.; Palmer, Jonathan G. (Geological Society of New Zealand in association with GNS Science, 2008)
    Dust whipped up and deposited by wind forms sheets of loess, which drape over the land. These loess deposits and the soils formed within them yield insights into past climatic and environmental change.
  • Duty factor is a viable measure to classify spontaneous running forms

    Patoz, Aurélien; Gindre, Cyrille; Thouvenot, Adrien; Mourot, Laurent; Hébert-Losier, Kim; Lussiana, Thibault (MDPI, 2019)
    Runners were classified using two different methods based on their spontaneous running form: (1) subjectively using the V®score from the Volodalen® scale, leading to terrestrial and aerial groups; and (2) objectively using ...
  • DVD Review: Move it

    Cheesman, Sue (2007)
    DVD review of Move it (Dance class choreographed and taught by Anita Hutchins).
  • Dying to research: An autoethnographic exploration of researching Māori and whānau experiences of end-of-life care

    Moeke-Maxwell, Tess; Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia (Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, 2010)
    The authors critically reflect on the autoethnographic process involved in navigating a smooth pathway towards investigating dying, death and bereavement for Māori whānau (families) in a way that supports and gives voice ...
  • The dynamic adjustment of factor inputs and its policy implications for major wheat producing areas in China

    Chen, Shuzhang; Oxley, Les; Xu, Zheng; Wang, Yanqing; Ma, Hengyun (Elsevier, 2013)
    China's major wheat producing areas play a crucial role in ensuring domestic grain production and food security more generally and it is therefore of significance, both empirically and theoretically, to investigate the ...
  • Dynamic analysis of the WESMO FSAE car’s suspension

    Kopf, Larissa Franziska (The University of Waikato, 2020)
    Over the years motorsport has become a large part of society with many millions of dollars spent on the design and development of the cars. However, with many racing series evening out the playing field between low and ...
  • A dynamic and flexible representation of social relationships in CSCW

    Jones, Steve; Marsh, Steve (Department of Computer Science, University of Waikato, 1997-01)
    CSCW system designers lack effective support in addressing the social issues and interpersonal relationships which are linked with the use of CSCW systems. We present a formal description of trust to support CSCW system ...
  • Dynamic conceptions of input, output and interaction: Vietnamese EFL lecturers learning second language acquisition theory

    Nguyen, Van Loi (University of Waikato, 2011)
    Although research into language teacher learning and cognition and teaching innovations oriented to communicative tasks has been abundant, little has addressed EFL teachers’ learning and conceiving of SLA principles ...
  • Dynamic Conditioning: Preparation of actors for the delivery of dynamic performance

    Sturgess-Monks, Nicholas (University of Waikato, 2013)
    This thesis represents an attempt to establish, and develop, a methodology for the preparation of actors for delivery of a physically and vocally dynamic performance, informed by the fact of theatrical immediacy. Specifically, ...
  • Dynamic correlation analysis of financial contagion in Asian markets in global financial turmoil

    Yiu, Matthew S.; Ho, Wai-Yip Alex; Choi, Daniel F.S. (Taylor and Francis, 2010)
    This article investigates the dynamics of correlation between 11 Asian stock markets and the US stock market. By utilizing the method of 'principal components', we identify a single latent factor that can explain a major ...