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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(2018-04-21) - Journal articleA discussion is given of ferroelectrics (FEs) that have their Curie temperatures Tc very near absolute zero. These have differences in their dynamics in comparison with higher-temperature systems, since domain wall motion ...
(University of St Andrews, 2018-06-28) - ThesisThis thesis is concerned with philosophical perspectives on the stigma of mental illness, with each chapter exploring different philosophical issues. Chapter one delineates the central concept around which the rest of the ...
Mortality, ethnicity, and country of birth on a national scale, 2001–2013 : a retrospective cohort (Scottish Health and Ethnicity Linkage Study) (2018-03-01) - Journal articleBackground: Migrant and ethnic minority groups are often assumed to have poor health relative to the majority population. Few countries have the capacity to study a key indicator, mortality, by ethnicity and country of ...
(2018-05) - Journal articleWe introduce ProFound, a source finding and image analysis package. ProFound provides methods to detect sources in noisy images, generate segmentation maps identifying the pixels belonging to each source, and measure ...
Accretion disk reverberation with Hubble Space Telescope observations of NGC 4593 : evidence for diffuse continuum lags (2018-04-12) - Journal articleThe Seyfert 1 galaxy NGC 4593 was monitored spectroscopically with the Hubble Space Telescope as part of a reverberation mapping campaign that also included Swift, Kepler and ground-based photometric monitoring. During ...