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  • Corporate disclosure of greenhouse gas emissions : a UK study 

    de Aguiar, Thereza R. S. (University of St Andrews, 2009-11-30) - Thesis
    Two beliefs drove this dissertation to be centered on the analysis of the UK corporate disclosure (CD) related to global climate change (GCC). Firstly, GCC is the most significant environmental concern of our current age ...
  • Corporate social responsibility and gambling industry : an exploratory study 

    Leung, Cheng Han (University of St Andrews, 2014-06-27) - Thesis
    Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is one important response to the increasing amounts of criticism levelled at corporations. A number of studies have focused on CSR in a range of industries; however, some contentious ...
  • Corporate social responsibility reporting in mainland China 

    Du, Yaning (University of St Andrews, 2012-11-30) - Thesis
    Although CSR has been the subject of substantial academic research for more than half a century, the CSR literature is dominated by empirical studies in the industrialized countries. There is limited knowledge on how CSR ...
  • Corporate visioning : a cross comparison between SMEs in Scotland and Sweden 

    Eriksson, Thomas K. (University of St Andrews, 2008-11-27) - Thesis
    The business environment of today is characterised as both dynamic and complex, and many corporations face fierce competition on all fronts. To deal with strategic planning in this businesses environment has become difficult ...
  • A corpus linguistic analysis of phraseology and collocation in the register of current European Union administrative French 

    Anderson, Wendy J. (University of St Andrews, 2003) - Thesis
    The French administrative language of the European Union is an emerging discourse: it is less than fifty years old, and has its origins in the French administrative register of the middle of the twentieth century. This ...
  • A Corpus of Early Medieval Armenian Silver 

    Greenwood, Timothy William (2016-03) - Journal article
  • Correct model-to-model transformation for formal verification 

    Meedeniya, Dulani Apeksha (University of St Andrews, 2013-06-26) - Thesis
    Modern software systems have increasingly higher expectations on their reliability, in particular if the systems are critical and real-time. The development of these complex software systems requires strong modelling and ...
  • Correcting the spectroscopic surface gravity using transits and asteroseismology : no significant effect on temperatures or metallicities with ARES and MOOG in local thermodynamic equilibrium 

    Mortier, A.; Sousa, S.G.; Adibekyan, V.Zh.; Brandão, I.M.; Santos, N.C. (2014-12-09) - Journal article
    Context. Precise stellar parameters (effective temperature, surface gravity, metallicity, stellar mass, and radius) are crucial for several reasons, amongst which are the precise characterization of orbiting exoplanets and ...
  • Correlated vs. conventional insulating behavior in the Jeff = ½ vs. ¾ bands in the layered iridate Ba2IrO4 

    Uchida, M.; Nie, Y. F.; King, P. D. C.; Kim, C. H.; Fennie, C. J.; Schlom, D. G.; Shen, K. M. (2014-08-25) - Journal article
    We employ molecular beam epitaxy to stabilize Ba2IrO4 thin films and utilize in situ angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy to investigate the evolution of its electronic structure through the Neel temperature T-N. Our ...
  • Correlating Pt-P bond lengths and Pt-P coupling constants 

    Waddell, Paul G.; Slawin, Alexandra M. Z.; Woollins, J. Derek (2010-08-16) - Journal article
    The X-ray structures of (5) cis-PtBr2(P(OMe)(3))(2), (6) cis-PtBr2(P(OMe)(2)Ph)(2), (7) cis-PtBr2(P(OMe)Ph-2)(2), (8) cis-PtBr2(PPh3)(2), (9) cis-PtI2(P(OMe)(3))(2), (10) cis-PtI2(P(OMe)(2)Ph)(2), (11) cis-PtI2(P(OMe)Ph-2)(2) ...
  • Correlating the transition dipole moment orientation of phosphorescent emitter molecules in OLEDs with basic material properties 

    Graf, Arko; Liehm, Philipp; Murawski, Caroline; Hofmann, Simone; Leo, Karl; Gather, Malte Christian (2014) - Journal article
    The orientation of the emissive dipole moment of seven iridium-based phosphorescent emitter molecules commonly used in organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) is investigated. The orientation of Ir(ppy)3, Ir(ppy)2(acac), ...
  • Correlations and linkages in credit risk : an investigation of the credit default swap market during the turmoil 

    Wu, Weiou (University of St Andrews, 2013-11-29) - Thesis
    This thesis investigates correlations and linkages in credit risk that widely exist in all sectors of the financial markets. The main body of this thesis is constructed around four empirical chapters. I started with ...
  • Correlations between axial and lateral emission of coupled quantum dot-micropillar cavities 

    Musiał, A.; Hopfmann, C.; Heindel, T.; Gies, C.; Florian, M.; Leymann, H. A. M.; Foerster, A.; Schneider, C.; Jahnke, F.; Höfling, S.; Kamp, M.; Reitzenstein, S. (2015-05-19) - Journal article
    We report on optical studies of coupled quantum dot–micropillar cavities using a 90∘ excitation-and-detection scheme. This specific configuration allows us to excite the micropillar structures either in the axial direction ...
  • Correlations between the stellar, planetary, and debris components of exoplanet systems observed by Herschel 

    Marshall, J.P.; Moro-Martín, A.; Eiroa, C.; Kennedy, G.; Mora, A.; Sibthorpe, B.; Lestrade, J.-F.; Maldonado, J.; Sanz-Forcada, J.; Wyatt, M.C.; Matthews, B.; Horner, J.; Montesinos, B.; Bryden, G.; Del Burgo, C.; Greaves, J.S.; Ivison, R.J.; Meeus, G.; Olofsson, G.; Pilbratt, G.L.; White, G.J. (2014-05-01) - Journal article
    Context. Stars form surrounded by gas-and dust-rich protoplanetary discs. Generally, these discs dissipate over a few (3-10) Myr, leaving a faint tenuous debris disc composed of second-generation dust produced by the ...
  • Cosmetic Japaneseness : cultural erasure and cultural performance in japanese film exports (2000-2010) 

    Dorman, Andrew (University of St Andrews, 2014-06-26) - Thesis
    Since the introduction of film to Japan in the 1890s, Japanese cinema has been continually influenced by transnational processes of film production, distribution, promotion, and reception. This has led inevitably to questions ...
  • Cosmic downsizing of powerful radio galaxies to low radio luminosities 

    Rigby, E.E.; Argyle, Joshua; Best, P.N.; Rosario, D.; Röttgering, H.J.A. (2015-09) - Journal article
    Aims. At bright radio powers (P1.4 GHz > 1025 W/Hz) the space density of the most powerful sources peaks at higher redshift than that of their weaker counterparts. This paper establishes whether this luminosity-dependent ...
  • The cosmic web unravelled : a study of filamentary structure in the Galaxy and Mass Assembly survey 

    Alpaslan, Mehmet (University of St Andrews, 2014-06-25) - Thesis
    I have investigated the properties of the large scale structure of the nearby Universe using data from the Galaxy and Mass Assembly survey (GAMA). I generated complementary halo mass estimates for all groups in the GAMA ...
  • Cosmological implications of baryon acoustic oscillation measurements 

    Aubourg, Éric; Bailey, Stephen; Bautista, Julian E.; Beutler, Florian; Bhardwaj, Vaishali; Bizyaev, Dmitry; Blanton, Michael; Blomqvist, Michael; Bolton, Adam S.; Bovy, Jo; Brewington, Howard; Brinkmann, J.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Burden, Angela; Busca, Nicolás G.; Carithers, William; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Comparat, Johan; Croft, Rupert A. C.; Cuesta, Antonio J.; Dawson, Kyle S.; Delubac, Timothée; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Font-Ribera, Andreu; Ge, Jian; Le Goff, J.-M.; Gontcho, Satya Gontcho A.; Gott, J. Richard; Gunn, James E.; Guo, Hong; Guy, Julien; Hamilton, Jean-Christophe; Ho, Shirley; Honscheid, Klaus; Howlett, Cullan; Kirkby, David; Kitaura, Francisco S.; Kneib, Jean-Paul; Lee, Khee-Gan; Long, Dan; Lupton, Robert H.; Magaña, Mariana Vargas; Malanushenko, Viktor; Malanushenko, Elena; Manera, Marc; Maraston, Claudia; Margala, Daniel; McBride, Cameron K.; Miralda-Escudé, Jordi; Myers, Adam D.; Nichol, Robert C.; Noterdaeme, Pasquier; Nuza, Sebastián E.; Olmstead, Matthew D.; Oravetz, Daniel; Pâris, Isabelle; Padmanabhan, Nikhil; Palanque-Delabrouille, Nathalie; Pan, Kaike; Pellejero-Ibanez, Marcos; Percival, Will J.; Petitjean, Patrick; Pieri, Matthew M.; Prada, Francisco; Reid, Beth; Rich, James; Roe, Natalie A.; Ross, Ashley J.; Ross, Nicholas P.; Rossi, Graziano; Rubiño-Martín, Jose Alberto; Sánchez, Ariel G.; Samushia, Lado; Santos, Ricardo Tanausú Génova; Scóccola, Claudia G.; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Seo, Hee-Jong; Sheldon, Erin; Simmons, Audrey; Skibba, Ramin A.; Slosar, Anže; Strauss, Michael A.; Thomas, Daniel; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Vazquez, Jose Alberto; Viel, Matteo; Wake, David A.; Weaver, Benjamin A.; Weinberg, David H.; Wood-Vasey, W. M.; Yèche, Christophe; Zehavi, Idit; Zhao, Gong-Bo; BOSS Collaboration, [Unknown] (2015-12-14) - Journal article
    We derive constraints on cosmological parameters and tests of dark energy models from the combination of baryon acoustic oscillation (BAO) measurements with cosmic microwave background (CMB) data and a recent reanalysis ...
  • Cost and policy implications of agricultural pollution, with special reference to pesticides 

    Wilson, Clevo (University of St Andrews, 1999) - Thesis
    Modem commercial agricultural practices involving chemical inputs such as fertilisers and pesticides have been associated with huge increases in food production never witnessed before, and in the case of cereal production ...
  • The cost of display switching : a comparison of mobile, large display and hybrid UI configurations 

    Rashid, Umar; Nacenta, Miguel A.; Quigley, Aaron (ACM, 2012-05-21) - Conference item
    Attaching a large external display can help a mobile device user view more content at once. This paper reports on a study investigating how different configurations of input and output across displays affect performance, ...