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  • Clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of foam sclerotherapy, endovenous laser ablation and surgery for varicose veins : results from the comparison of LAser, Surgery and foam Sclerotherapy (CLASS) randomised controlled trial 

    Brittenden, J.; Cotton, S.C.; Elders, A.; Tassie, E.; Scotland, G.; Ramsay, C.R.; Norrie, J.; Burr, J.; Francis, J.; Wileman, S.; Campbell, B.; Bachoo, P.; Chetter, I.; Gough, M.; Earnshaw, J.; Lees, T.; Scott, J.; Baker, S.A.; MacLennan, G.; Prior, M.; Bolsover, D.; Campbell, M.K. (2015-04) - Journal article
    Primary outcome measures: Disease-specific [Aberdeen Varicose Vein Questionnaire (AVVQ)] and generic [European Quality of Life-5 Dimensions (EQ-5D), Short Form questionnaire-36 items (SF-36) physical and mental component ...
  • Cloning and characterisation of phospholipase C X-domain containing proteins (PLCXDs) 

    Gellatly, Steven Alexander (University of St Andrews, 2015) - Thesis
    Members of the phosphoinositide-specific phospholipase C (PI-PLC) enzyme family play a fundamental role in cell signalling pathways by regulating cytosolic calcium and/or the activity of several protein kinases. This ...
  • Close range passive millimetre wave imaging 

    Macfarlane, David G. (University of St Andrews, 2003-05) - Thesis
    This thesis describes the design and construction of a close range Passive Millimetre Wave (PMMW) scanning thermal imager. Whilst close range PMMW imager has previously been applied to concealed weapon detection at ranges ...
  • Cloud benchmarking for maximising performance of scientific applications 

    Varghese, Blesson; Akgun, Ozgur; Miguel, Ian James; Thai, Long Thanh; Barker, Adam David (2016) - Journal article
    How can applications be deployed on the cloud to achieve maximum performance? This question is challenging to address with the availability of a wide variety of cloud Virtual Machines (VMs) with different performance ...
  • Cloud benchmarking for performance 

    Varghese, Blesson; Akgun, Ozgur; Miguel, Ian; Thai, Long; Barker, Adam (IEEE, 2014-12-15) - Conference item
    How can applications be deployed on the cloud to achieve maximum performance? This question has become significant and challenging with the availability of a wide variety of Virtual Machines (VMs) with different performance ...
  • Cloud cover : monitoring large-scale clouds with Varanus 

    Ward, Jonathan Stuart; Barker, Adam David (2015-07-14) - Journal article
    Cloud computing has quickly become the de facto means to deploy large scale systems in a robust and cost effective manner. Central to the maintenance of large scale systems is monitoring which allows for the detection of ...
  • 'The Cloud of Unknowing': its inheritance and its inheritors 

    Hilditch, Janet (University of St Andrews, 1987) - Thesis
    The thesis attempts a portrait of The Cloud in the context of its position in the history of Christian mysticism. That the anonymous work owed much to spiritual writers of the preceding twelve hundred years is not ...
  • Cloud Services Brokerage : a survey and research roadmap 

    Barker, Adam David; Varghese, Blesson; Thai, Long Thanh (IEEE Computer Society, 2015-06-27) - Conference item
    A Cloud Services Brokerage (CSB) acts as an intermediary between cloud service providers (e.g., Amazon and Google) and cloud service end users, providing a number of value adding services. CSBs as a research topic are in ...
  • Cloud-based e-Infrastructure for scheduling astronomical observations 

    Wetter, James Patrick; Akgun, Ozgur; Barker, Adam David; Dominik, Martin; Miguel, Ian James; Varghese, Blesson (IEEE Computer Society, 2015-08-31) - Conference item
    Gravitational microlensing exploits a transient phenomenon where an observed star is brightened due to deflection of its light by the gravity of an intervening foreground star. It is conjectured that this technique can be ...
  • Cluster mean-field approach to the steady-state phase diagram of dissipative spin systems 

    Jin, Jiasen; Biella, Alberto; Viyuela, Oscar; Mazza, Leonardo; Keeling, Jonathan; Fazio, Rosario; Rossini, Davide (2016-09) - Journal article
    We show that short-range correlations have a dramatic impact on the steady-state phase diagram of quantum driven-dissipative systems. This effect, never observed in equilibrium, follows from the fact that ordering in the ...
  • A cluster of cholinergic premotor interneurons modulates mouse locomotor activity 

    Zagoraiou, L; Akay, T; Martin, J F; Brownstone, R M; Jessell, T M; Miles, Gareth Brian (2009-12-10) - Journal article
    Mammalian motor programs are controlled by networks of spinal interneurons that set the rhythm and intensity of motor neuron firing. Motor neurons have long been known to receive prominent “C bouton” cholinergic inputs ...
  • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : BAO measurement from the LOS-dependent power spectrum of DR12 BOSS galaxies 

    Gil-Marín, Héctor; Percival, Will J.; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Ho, Shirley; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu; Maraston, Claudia; Prada, Francisco; Rodríguez-Torres, Sergio; Ross, Ashely J.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Vargas Magaña, Mariana; Zhao, Gong-Bo (2016-08-21) - Journal article
    [abridged] We present an anisotropic analysis of the baryonic acoustic oscillation (BAO) scale in the twelfth and final data release of the Baryonic Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS). We independently analyse the ...
  • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : Baryon Acoustic Oscillations in the correlation function of LOWZ and CMASS galaxies in Data Release 12 

    Cuesta, Antonio J.; Vargas-Magaña, Mariana; Beutler, Florian; Bolton, Adam S.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Gil-Marín, Héctor; Ho, Shirley; McBride, Cameron K.; Maraston, Claudia; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Percival, Will J.; Reid, Beth A.; Ross, Ashley J.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy; Tojeiro, Rita; Verde, Licia; White, Martin (2016-04-01) - Journal article
    We present distance scale measurements from the baryon acoustic oscillation signal in the CMASS and LOWZ samples from the Data Release 12 of the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS). The total volume probed is ...
  • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : baryon acoustic oscillations in the Data Releases 10 and 11 Galaxy samples 

    Anderson, Lauren; Aubourg, Éric; Bailey, Stephen; Beutler, Florian; Bhardwaj, Vaishali; Blanton, Michael; Bolton, Adam S.; Brinkmann, J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Burden, Angela; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Dawson, Kyle S.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Escoffier, Stephanie; Gunn, James E.; Guo, Hong; Ho, Shirley; Honscheid, Klaus; Howlett, Cullan; Kirkby, David; Lupton, Robert H.; Manera, Marc; Maraston, Claudia; McBride, Cameron K.; Mena, Olga; Montesano, Francesco; Nichol, Robert C.; Nuza, Sebastián E.; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Palanque-Delabrouille, Nathalie; Parejko, John; Percival, Will J.; Petitjean, Patrick; Prada, Francisco; Price-Whelan, Adrian M.; Reid, Beth; Roe, Natalie A.; Ross, Ashley J.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Sabiu, Cristiano G.; Saito, Shun; Samushia, Lado; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Scoccola, Claudia G.; Seo, Hee-Jong; Skibba, Ramin A.; Strauss, Michael A.; Swanson, Molly E. C.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Magaña, Mariana Vargas; Verde, Licia; Wake, David A.; Weaver, Benjamin A.; Weinberg, David H.; White, Martin; Xu, Xiaoying; Yèche, Christophe; Zehavi, Idit; Zhao, Gong-Bo (2014-06-11) - Journal article
    We present a one per cent measurement of the cosmic distance scale from the detections of the baryon acoustic oscillations (BAO) in the clustering of galaxies from the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey, which is part ...
  • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : cosmological implications of the full shape of the clustering wedges in the data release 10 and 11 galaxy samples 

    Sánchez, Ariel G.; Montesano, Francesco; Kazin, Eyal A.; Aubourg, Eric; Beutler, Florian; Brinkmann, Jon; Brownstein, Joel R.; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Dawson, Kyle S.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Ho, Shirley; Honscheid, Klaus; Manera, Marc; Maraston, Claudia; McBride, Cameron K.; Percival, Will J.; Ross, Ashley J.; Samushia, Lado; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Skibba, Ramin; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Wake, David A.; Weaver, Benjamin A.; White, Martin; Zehavi, Idit (2014-05-21) - Journal article
    We explore the cosmological implications of the angle-averaged correlation function, ξ(s), and the clustering wedges, ξ⊥(s) and ξ∥(s), of the LOWZ and CMASS galaxy samples from Data Releases 10 and 11 of the Sloan Digital ...
  • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : galaxy clustering measurements in the low-redshift sample of Data Release 11 

    Tojeiro, Rita; Ross, Ashley J.; Burden, Angela; Samushia, Lado; Manera, Marc; Percival, Will J.; Beutler, Florian; Brinkmann, J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Dawson, Kyle; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Ho, Shirley; Howlett, Cullan; McBride, Cameron K.; Montesano, Francisco; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Parejko, John K.; Reid, Beth; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Magaña, Mariana Vargas; White, Martin (2014-05-21) - Journal article
    We present the distance measurement to z = 0.32 using the eleventh data release (DR) of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey-III Baryon Acoustic Oscillation Survey (BOSS). We use 313 780 galaxies of the low-redshift (LOWZ) sample ...
  • The clustering of Galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : including covariance matrix errors 

    Percival, Will J.; Ross, Ashley J.; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Samushia, Lado; Burden, Angela; Crittenden, Robert; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Magana, Mariana Vargas; Manera, Marc; Beutler, Florian; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Ho, Shirley; McBride, Cameron K.; Montesano, Francesco; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Reid, Beth; Saito, Shun; Schneider, Donald P.; Seo, Hee-Jong; Tojeiro, Rita; Weaver, Benjamin A. (2014-04-11) - Journal article
    We present improved methodology for including covariance matrices in the error budget of Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) galaxy clustering measurements, revisiting Data Release 9 (DR9) analyses, and describing ...
  • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : measuring DA and H at z = 0.57 from the baryon acoustic peak in the Data Release 9 spectroscopic Galaxy sample 

    Anderson, Lauren; Aubourg, Eric; Bailey, Stephen; Beutler, Florian; Bolton, Adam S.; Brinkmann, J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Dawson, Kyle S.; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Ho, Shirley; Honscheid, Klaus; Kazin, Eyal A.; Kirkby, David; Manera, Marc; McBride, Cameron K.; Mena, O.; Nichol, Robert C.; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Palanque-Delabrouille, N.; Percival, Will J.; Prada, Francisco; Ross, Ashley J.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Samushia, Lado; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Seo, Hee-Jong; Strauss, Michael A.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Verde, Licia; Wake, David; Weinberg, David H.; Xu, Xiaoying; Yeche, Christophe (2014-03-21) - Journal article
    We present measurements of the angular diameter distance to and Hubble parameter at z = 0.57 from the measurement of the baryon acoustic peak in the correlation of galaxies from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey III Baryon ...
  • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : mock galaxy catalogues for the low-redshift sample 

    Manera, Marc; Samushia, Lado; Tojeiro, Rita; Howlett, Cullan; Ross, Ashley J.; Percival, Will J.; Gil-Marín, Hector; Brownstein, Joel R.; Burden, Angela; Montesano, Francesco (2015-02-01) - Journal article
    We present 1000 mock galaxy catalogues (mocks) for the analysis of the low-redshift sample (LOWZ; effective redshift z ˜ 0.32) of the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) Data Releases 10 and 11. These mocks have ...
  • The clustering of galaxies in the SDSS-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey : modelling of the luminosity and colour dependence in the Data Release 10 

    Guo, Hong; Zheng, Zheng; Zehavi, Idit; Xu, Haojie; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Weinberg, David H.; Bahcall, Neta A.; Berlind, Andreas A.; Comparat, Johan; McBride, Cameron K.; Ross, Ashley J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Skibba, Ramin A.; Swanson, Molly E. C.; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Wake, David A. (2014-07-01) - Journal article
    We investigate the luminosity and colour dependence of clustering of CMASS galaxies in the Sloan Digital Sky Survey-III Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey Data Release 10, focusing on projected correlation functions ...