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  • Dominion : an architecture-driven approach to generating efficient constraint solvers 

    Balasubramaniam, Dharini; De Silva, Lakshitha Ramesh; Jefferson, Christopher Anthony; Kotthoff, Lars; Miguel, Ian James; Nightingale, Peter (IEEE Computer Society, 2011-06) - Conference item
    Constraints are used to solve combinatorial problems in a variety of industrial and academic disciplines. However most constraint solvers are designed to be general and monolithic, leading to problems with efficiency, ...
  • Don Pedro Ronquillo and Spanish-British Relations (1674-91) 

    Scott, Charles Findlay (University of St Andrews, 1955) - Thesis
    This thesis provides an examination of Spanish-British relations from 1674-1691 through the lens of the correspondence of Don Pedro Ronquillo, Spanish ambassador to the courts of Charles II, James II, and William III.
  • Don't look back in anger : the rewarding value of a female face is discounted by an angry expression 

    Jaensch, Mareike; van den Hurk, Wobbie; Dzhelyova, Milena; Hahn, Amanda C.; Perrett, David I.; Richards, Anne; Smith, Marie L. (2014-12) - Journal article
    The modulating effect of emotional expression on the rewarding nature of attractive and nonattractive female faces in heterosexual men was explored in a motivated viewing paradigm. This paradigm, which is an indicator of ...
  • Donald Liddick. Eco-terrorism: radical environmental and animal liberation movements. Westport, Connecticut, Praeger Publishers, 2006 

    Loadenthal, Michael (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2011-01-13) - Book review
    Hardcover $39.95, pp. 300. ISBN-13: 978-0-27598-535-6 Reviewed by Michael Loadenthal, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., US
  • The Donatist case at the Conference of Carthage of A.D. 411 

    Alexander, James Stewart (University of St Andrews, 1974) - Thesis
  • “Donnez-moi une place”: an introduction to the theological ethics of France Quéré 

    Sinclair, David (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Journal article
    David Sinclair first presented this reflection on the writing of the French ethicist France Quéré (1936–95) at the inaugural meeting of the Church of Scotland’s Church and Society Council in order to demonstrate the kind ...
  • Donor electron states for silicon quantum computing : from single spins To scaled architectures 

    Pica, Giuseppe (University of St Andrews, 2015-11-30) - Thesis
    This PhD work took place in the framework of theoretical research aimed at implementation of quantum computing schemes and algorithms in solid state devices. The electron and nuclear spins of dopant atoms implanted in ...
  • Doped alkaline earth (nitride) hydrides 

    Verbraeken, Maarten Christiaan (University of St Andrews, 2009-06-26) - Thesis
    The work in this thesis relates to the preparation and structural and electrical characterisation of calcium and strontium hydrides, imides and nitride hydrides. Conventional solid state methods in controlled atmospheres ...
  • Doppler images of the eclipsing binary ER Vulpeculae 

    Xiang, Y.; Gu, S.; Collier Cameron, A.; Barnes, J.R. (2015-02-11) - Journal article
    We present Doppler images of both components of the eclipsing binary system ER Vul, based on the spectra obtained in 2004 November, 2006 September and 2008 November. The least-squares deconvolution technique is used for ...
  • Doppler-beaming in the Kepler light curve of LHS 6343 A (Research Note) 

    Herrero, E.; Lanza, A. F.; Ribas, I.; Jordi, C.; Cameron, A. Collier; Morales, J. C. (2014-03-17) - Journal article
    Context. Kepler observations revealed a brown dwarf eclipsing the M-type star LHS 6343 A with a period of 12.71 days. In addition, an out-of-eclipse light modulation with the same period and a relative semi-amplitude of ...
  • Dorothy Wordsworth and Hartley Coleridge : the poetics of relationship 

    Healey, Nicola, 1981- (University of St Andrews, 2009-11-30) - Thesis
    My thesis studies Hartley Coleridge and Dorothy Wordsworth to redress the unjust neglect of Hartley’s work, and to reach a more positive understanding of Dorothy’s conflicted literary relationship with William Wordsworth ...
  • A dose ranging trial to optimize the dose of Rifampin in the treatment of tuberculosis 

    Boeree, Martin J; Diacon, Andreas H; Dawson, Rodney; Narunsky, Kim; du Bois, Jeannine; Venter, Amour; Phillips, Patrick P J; Gillespie, Stephen H; Mc Hugh, Timothy D; Hoelscher, Michael; Heinrich, Norbert; Rehal, Sunita; van Soolingen, Dick; van Ingen, Jakko; Magis-Escurra, Cecile; Burger, David; Plemper van Balen, Georgette; Aarnoutse, Rob E (2015-05-01) - Journal article
    Rationale: Rifampin at a dose of 10 mg/kg was introduced in 1971 based on pharmacokinetic, toxicity and cost considerations. Available data in mice and humans showed that an increase in dose may shorten the duration of ...
  • Dose response severity functions for acoustic disturbance in cetaceans using recurrent event survival analysis 

    Harris, Catriona M; Sadykova, Dinara; De Ruiter, Stacy Lynn; Tyack, Peter Lloyd; Miller, Patrick; Kvadsheim, Petter; Lam, Frans-Peter; Thomas, Len (2015-11-20) - Journal article
    Behavioral response studies (BRSs) aim to enhance our understanding of the behavior changes made by animals in response to specific exposure levels of different stimuli, often presented in an increasing dosage. Here, we ...
  • Dose-response relationships for the onset of avoidance of sonar by free-ranging killer whales 

    Miller, Patrick; Antunes, Ricardo Nuno; Wensveen, Paulus Jacobus; Samarra, Filipa Isabel Pereira; Alves, Ana Catarina De Carvalho; Tyack, Peter Lloyd; Kvadsheim, Petter H.; Kleivane, Lars; Lam, Frans-Peter A.; Ainslie, Michael A.; Thomas, Len (2014-02) - Journal article
    Eight experimentally controlled exposures to 1−2 kHz or 6−7 kHz sonar signals were conducted with four killer whale groups. The source level and proximity of the source were increased during each exposure in order to reveal ...
  • Dots and lines : geometric semigroup theory and finite presentability 

    Awang, Jennifer S. (University of St Andrews, 2015-06-26) - Thesis
    Geometric semigroup theory means different things to different people, but it is agreed that it involves associating a geometric structure to a semigroup and deducing properties of the semigroup based on that structure. ...
  • Double bootstrap confidence intervals in the two-stage DEA approach 

    Chronopoulos, D.K.; Girardone, C.; Nankervis, J.C. (2015-09) - Journal article
    Contextual factors usually assume an important role in determining firms' productive efficiencies. Nevertheless, identifying them in a regression framework might be complicated. The problem arises from the efficiencies ...
  • Double dividend : promoting good nutrition and sustainable consumption through healthy school meals 

    Pearce, Hannah; Green, Michael; Noble, Emma; Sonnino, Roberta; Morgan, Kevin; Sustainable Consumption Roundtable (Great Britain); Soil Association (Sustainable Development Commission, 2005-11-14) - Report
    This report, produced by the Sustainable Consumption Roundtable tackles the issues surrounding promoting good nutrition and sustainable consumption through healthy school meals.
  • Double time : Facing the future in migration’s past 

    Duncan, Derek Egerton (2011) - Journal article
    Interpretations of Italian films about migration tend to refer to the historical experience of emigration or of colonialism as the historical coordinates through which these films are best understood. This article looks ...
  • Double-observer line transect methods : levels of independence 

    Buckland, Stephen Terrence; Laake, Jeffrey L.; Borchers, David Louis (2010-03) - Journal article
    Double-observer line transect methods are becoming increasingly widespread, especially for the estimation of marine mammal abundance from aerial and shipboard surveys when detection of animals on the line is uncertain. The ...