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  • The clustering of the SDSS-IV extended Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey DR14 quasar sample : first measurement of Baryon Acoustic Oscillations between redshift 0.8 and 2.2 

    Ata, Metin; Baumgarten, Falk; Bautista, Julian; Beutler, Florian; Bizyaev, Dmitry; Blanton, Michael R.; Blazek, Jonathan A.; Bolton, Adam S.; Brinkmann, Jonathan; Brownstein, Joel R.; Burtin, Etienne; Chuang, Chia-Hsun; Comparat, Johan; Dawson, Kyle S.; de la Macorra, Axel; Du, Wei; du Mas des Bourboux, Helion; Eisenstein, Daniel J.; Gil-Marin, Hector; Grabowski, Katie; Guy, Julien; Hand, Nick; Ho, Shirley; Hutchinson, Timothy A.; Ivanov, Mikhail M.; Kitaura, Francisco-Shu; Kneib, Jean-Paul; Laurent, Pierre; Le Goff, Jean-Marc; McEwen, Joseph E.; Mueller, Eva-Maria; Myers, Adam D.; Newman, Jeffrey A.; Palanque-Delabrouille, Nathalie; Pan, Kaike; Paris, Isabelle; Pellejero-Ibanez, Marcos; Percival, Will J.; Petitjean, Patrick; Prada, Francisco; Prakash, Abhishek; Rodriguez-Torres, Sergio A.; Ross, Ashley J.; Rossi, Graziano; Ruggeri, Rossana; Sanchez, Ariel G.; Satpathy, Siddharth; Schlegel, David J.; Schneider, Donald P.; Seo, Hee-Jong; Slosar, Anze; Streblyanska, Alina; Tinker, Jeremy L.; Tojeiro, Rita; Vargas Magana, Mariana; Vivek, M.; Wang, Yuting; Yeche, Christophe; Yu, Liang; Zarrouk, Pauline; Zhao, Cheng; Zhao, Gong-Bo; Zhu, Fangzhou (2017-10-11) - Journal article
    We present measurements of the Baryon Acoustic Oscillation (BAO) scale in redshift-space using the clustering of quasars. We consider a sample of 147,000 quasars from the extended Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey ...
  • Clustering-based redshift estimation : application to VIPERS/CFHTLS 

    Scottez, V.; Mellier, Y.; Granett, B. R.; Moutard, T.; Kilbinger, M.; Scodeggio, M.; Garilli, B.; Bolzonella, M.; de la Torre, S.; Guzzo, L.; Abbas, U.; Adami, C.; Arnouts, S.; Bottini, D.; Branchini, E.; Cappi, A.; Cucciati, O.; Davidzon, I.; Fritz, A.; Franzetti, P.; Iovino, A.; Krywult, J.; Le Brun, V.; Le Fèvre, O.; Maccagni, D.; Małek, K.; Marulli, F.; Polletta, M.; Pollo, A.; Tasca, L. A. M.; Tojeiro, R.; Vergani, D.; Zanichelli, A.; Bel, J.; Coupon, J.; De Lucia, G.; Ilbert, O.; McCracken, H. J.; Moscardini, L. (2016-07-08) - Journal article
    We explore the accuracy of the clustering-based redshift estimation proposed by Ménard et al. when applied to VIMOS Public Extragalactic Redshift Survey (VIPERS) and Canada–France–Hawaii Telescope Legacy Survey (CFHTLS) ...
  • Clusters of small eruptive flares produced by magnetic reconnection in the Sun 

    Archontis, V.; Hansteen, V. (2014-06-10) - Journal article
    We report on the formation of small solar flares produced by patchy magnetic reconnection between interacting magnetic loops. A three-dimensional (3D) magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) numerical experiment was performed, where a ...
  • CMLSnap : Animated reaction mechanisms 

    Holliday, G L; Mitchell, John B. O.; Murray-Rust, P (2004-10-26) - Journal article
    Reactions with many steps can be represented by a single XML-based table of the atoms, bonds and electrons. For each step the complete Chemical Markup Language 1 representation of all components is obtained and a snapshot ...
  • CO ro-vibrational lines in HD 100546 A search for disc asymmetries and the role of fluorescence 

    Hein Bertelsen, R.P.; Kamp, I.; Goto, M.; Van Der Plas, G.; Thi, W.-F.; Waters, L.B.F.M.; Van Den Ancker, M.E.; Woitke, P. (2014-01-14) - Journal article
    Aims. We have studied the emission of CO ro-vibrational lines in the disc around the Herbig Be star HD 100546 to determine physical properties, disc asymmetries, the CO excitation mechanism, and the spatial extent of the ...
  • Co-designing for sustainability: strategising community carbon emission reduction through socio-ecological innovation 

    White, Rehema Mary; van Koten, Hamid (2016-04-22) - Journal article
    Designing for sustainability requires us to intentionally and creatively explore and implement radical changes in social as well as environmental arenas. This paper reflects on an interdisciplinary, action research project ...
  • Co-producing a post-trafficking agenda : collaborating on transforming citizenship in Nepal 

    Laurie, Nina; Richardson, Diane; Poudel, Meena; Samuha, Shakti; Townsend, Janet (2015-05-19) - Journal article
    This article discusses how a new agenda on post-trafficking is gaining momentum through academic and activist anti-trafficking collaborations focused on co-producing knowledge with women who have returned from trafficking ...
  • Coastal zone management in Dubai with reference to ecological characterization along Dubai Creek 

    Al Zahed, Khalid (University of St Andrews, 2008) - Thesis
    Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) is a dynamic process in which a coordinated strategy is developed and implemented for the allocation of environmental, socio-cultural, and institutional resources to achieve the ...
  • Coatings on stainless steel for solid oxide fuel cell interconnects 

    Clarke, Richard (University of St Andrews, 2012) - Thesis
    Enabling inexpensive and ubiquitous steels for use as solid oxide fuel cell interconnects has two major hurdles to overcome. Firstly, corrosion must be limited such that the interconnect can have longevity. Secondly, the ...
  • COBALT: Challenging obstacles and barriers to assistive living technologies 

    Astell, Arlene Jean; Williams, E. A.; Hwang, F.; Norton, M.; Adlam, T.; Lethbridge, K.; Wright, D.; Harney-Levine, S.; Ellis, Maggie (2012) - Journal item
  • Coda vocalizations recorded in breeding areas are almost entirely produced by mature female sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus) 

    Marcoux, M; Whitehead, H; Rendell, L (2006) - Journal article
    We investigated the use and function of coda communication by sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus L., 1758 (=Physeter Catodon L., 1758)) Codas are stereotyped patterns of clicks often made by sperm whales in social contexts. ...
  • Code underpinning - Modal beam splitter: determination of the transversal components of an electromagnetic light field 

    Mazilu, Michael; Vettenburg, Tom; Ploschner, Martin; Wright, Ewan Malcolm; Dholakia, Kishan (University of St Andrews, 2017) - Software
    Mathematica code simulating the mode splitting using the optical eigenmode method.
  • Codimension formulae for the intersection of fractal subsets of Cantor spaces 

    Donoven, Casey; Falconer, Kenneth John (2016-02) - Journal article
    We examine the dimensions of the intersection of a subset E of an m-ary Cantor space Cm with the image of a subset F under a random isometry with respect to a natural metric. We obtain almost sure upper bounds for the ...
  • Codon pair bias and viral vaccine design 

    Luke, Garry Alec; Pathania, Uday Singh; Tulloch, Fiona Ashley; Ryan, Martin Denis (2013-06-29) - Journal article
    Live attenuated vaccines (LAVs) have prevented morbidity and mortality against a number of important viral diseases (such as smallpox and polio) via long-lived humoral and cell-mediated immunity. Unlike inactivated, subunit ...
  • Codon usage bias and effective population sizes on the X chromosome versus the autosomes in Drosophila melanogaster 

    Campos, Jose L.; Zeng, Kai; Parker, Darren J.; Charlesworth, Brian; Haddrill, Penelope R. (2013-04) - Journal article
    Codon usage bias (CUB) in Drosophila is higher for X-linked genes than for autosomal genes. One possible explanation is that the higher effective recombination rate for genes on the X chromosome compared with the autosomes ...
  • The coevolution of building nests on the ground and domed nests in Timaliidae 

    Hall, Z.J.; Street, S.E.; Auty, S.; Healy, S.D. (2015-07) - Journal article
    Despite the accumulation of structural descriptions of bird nests and considerable diversity in these structures across species, we know little about why birds build the nests that they do. Here we used phylogenetic ...
  • The coevolution of innovation and technical intelligence in primates 

    Navarrete Rodriguez, Ana Francisca; Reader, Simon M.; Street, Sally E.; Whalen, Andrew; Laland, Kevin N. (2016-03) - Journal article
    In birds and primates, the frequency of behavioural innovation has been shown to covary with absolute and relative brain size, leading to the suggestion that large brains allow animals to innovate, and/or that selection ...
  • The coevolution of virulence : tolerance in perspective 

    Little, Tom J.; Shuker, David M.; Colegrave, Nick; Day, Troy; Graham, Andrea L. (2010-09) - Journal item
    Coevolutionary interactions, such as those between host and parasite, predator and prey, or plant and pollinator, evolve subject to the genes of both interactors. It is clear, for example, that the evolution of pollination ...
  • Cognition in inter-group relations : the effect of group membership on theory of mind and its precursors 

    McClung, Jennifer (University of St Andrews, 2012) - Thesis
    Social categorization based on group membership has a significant and broad influence on behaviour (Turner, Hogg, Oakes, Reicher, & Wetherell, 1987). People perceived as being of the same group, ‘in-group’ members, are ...