Welcome to the St Andrews Research Repository
This is the official institutional research repository for the University of St Andrews. The repository contains electronic theses and research publications including articles, conference proceedings, working papers and some research monographs. It also contains material and publications affiliated to the University and arising from specific projects. Full text content is provided for all research publications in the repository, and wherever possible (following embargoes) for electronic theses.
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(Springer, 2020) - Conference itemWe extend automatic instance generation methods to allow cross-paradigm comparisons. We demonstrate that it is possible to completely automate the search for benchmark instances that help to discriminate between solvers. ...
X-shooter survey of disk accretion in Upper Scorpius : I. Very high accretion rates at age > 5 Myr (2020-07) - Journal articleDetermining the mechanisms that drive the evolution of protoplanetary disks is a necessary step toward understanding how planets form. For this work, we measured the mass accretion rate for young stellar objects with disks ...
The effect of visual and interactive representations on human performance and preference with scalar data fields (Canadian Human-Computer Communications Society / Société canadienne du dialogue humain-machine, 2020-05-28) - Conference item2D scalar data fields are often represented as heatmaps because color can help viewers perceive structure without having to interpret individual digits. Although heatmaps and color mapping have received much research ...
The effect of air-pollution and weather exposure on mortality and hospital admission and implications for further research : a systematic scoping review (2020-10-29) - Journal articleBackground Air-pollution and weather exposure beyond certain thresholds have serious effects on public health. Yet, there is lack of information on wider aspects including the role of some effect modifiers and the interaction ...
(IEEE Computer Society, 2020-07-13) - Conference itemPhishing is currently defined as a criminal mechanism employing both social engineering and technical subterfuge to gather any useful information such as user personal data or financial account credentials. Many users are ...