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  • Aviation and social exclusion 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2006-01) - Report
    The impact of forecast growth in aviation on UK passengers socio-economic groups is analysed.
  • Aviation and sustainable development 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2001-04-01) - Report
    This paper seeks to contribute some views on the big policy questions in the government's consultation exercise on the future of air transport, of which the biggest seems to us to be whether the general presumption in ...
  • Aviation and the environment : using economic instruments [SDC report] 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2003-07-03) - Report
    This document is the Sustainable Development Commission’s response to the discussion document published by HM Treasury and the Department of Transport entitled 'Aviation and the environment : using economic instruments'.
  • Avoidance of wind farms by harbour seals is limited to pile driving activities 

    Russell, Deborah Jill; Hastie, Gordon Drummond; Thompson, David; Janik, Vincent M.; Hammond, Philip Steven; Scott-Hayward, Lindesay Alexandra Sarah; Matthiopoulos, Jason; Jones, Esther Lane; McConnell, Bernie J (2016-05-23) - Journal article
    1. As part of global efforts to reduce dependence on carbon-based energy sources there has been a rapid increase in the installation of renewable energy devices. The installation and operation of these devices can result ...
  • The awareness of novelty for strangely familiar words : a laboratory analogue of the déjà vu experience 

    Urquhart, Josephine; O'Connor, Akira Robert (2014-11-11) - Journal article
    Déjà vu is a nebulous memory experience defined by a clash between evaluations of familiarity and novelty for the same stimulus. We sought to generate it in the laboratory by pairing a DRM recognition task, which generates ...
  • An axiomatic functionalist analysis of the phonology of Yulu 

    Gabjanda, James Dahab (1976) - Thesis
    This thesis is concerned with the description of Yulu, a language which has not previously been subjected to modern linguistic analysis. Thus this thesis has two important aspects. Firstly, however remote a Language, ...
  • The Ba-Pb-O system and its potential as a solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) cathode material 

    Sharp, Matthew David (University of St Andrews, 2007-11-30) - Thesis
    The Ba-Pb-O system was investigated as a possible cathode material in a solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC). Metallic oxides with a perovskite structure form a large family that displays a wide variety of properties such as ...
  • "Back from the brink: stories of churches which refused to die" by Heather & Pat Wraight 

    Kavanagh, Joe (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2007-06-01) - Book review
    Review of Heather & Pat Wraight, Back From the Brink: Stories of Churches Which Refused To Die (London: Christian Research, 2006)
  • Back to enmity : Turkey-Syria relations since the Syrian Uprising 

    Hinnebusch, Raymond (2015-01) - Journal article
    Examines the drivers of the return of Turkey-Syria relations to enmity, specifically the Turkish response to the Syrian Uprising. Looks also at Turkish policy in Syria, notably its support for radical Islamists fighting ...
  • Backbone tuning in indenylidene-ruthenium complexes bearing an unsaturated N-heterocyclic carbene 

    Urbina-Blanco, Cesar A.; Bantreil, Xavier; Clavier, Herve; Slawin, Alexandra M. Z.; Nolan, Steven P. (2010-11) - Journal article
    The steric and electronic influence of backbone substitution in IMes-based (IMes = 1,3-bis(2,4,6-trimethylphenyl)imidazol-2-ylidene) N-heterocyclic carbenes (NHC) was probed by synthesizing the [RhCl(CO)(2)(NHC)] series ...
  • The background and development of 'Evangelical Catholicism' and its expression in the ministry of William Augustus Muhlenberg 

    Cooper, Francis Marion (University of St Andrews, 1981) - Thesis
    William Augustus Muhlenberg (1796-1877) is considered by many historians of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America to have been its most significant leader of the nineteenth century. During the course of ...
  • Backward wave cyclotron-maser emission in the auroral magnetosphere 

    Speirs, D. C.; Bingham, R.; Cairns, R. A.; Vorgul, I.; Kellett, B. J.; Phelps, A. D. R.; Ronald, K. (2014-10-07) - Journal article
    In this Letter, we present theory and particle-in-cell simulations describing cyclotron radio emission from Earth's auroral region and similar phenomena in other astrophysical environments. In particular, we find that the ...
  • Balance, gravity waves and jets in turbulent shallow water flows 

    Shipton, Jemma (University of St Andrews, 2009) - Thesis
    This thesis contains a thorough investigation of the properties of freely decaying turbulence in a rotating shallow water layer on a sphere. A large number of simulations, covering an extensive range of Froude and Rossby ...
  • A balanced approach to modelling rotating stably stratified geophysical flows 

    Dritschel, David Gerard; Viúdez, Alvaro (2003-08-10) - Journal article
    We describe a new approach to modelling three-dimensional rotating stratified flows under the Boussinesq approximation. This approach is based on the explicit conservation of potential vorticity, and exploits the underlying ...
  • Balcaskie House, Fife, and the early architecture of Sir William Bruce 

    Fitzalan Howard, Philip (1988) - Thesis
    Chapter 1 attempts to place Bruce’s career in a political context and argues that Bruce may not have contributed as much to the Restoration of Charles II as has been suggested. Chapter 2 examines Bruce’s education and the ...
  • Bandanas and blue helmets : an analysis of United Nations-insurgent relations after the Cold War 

    Wesley, MIchael S. (University of St Andrews, 1995) - Thesis
    This is an examination of a neglected class of relations that have become more common after the Cold War, those between the United Nations and sub-State insurgent groups. This relationship has changed significantly after ...
  • Banking and industrialization 

    Trew, Alex William; Heblich, Stephan (University of St Andrews, 2015-09-07) - Working or discussion paper
    We exploit employment data from 10,528 parishes across nineteenth century England and Wales and find that a one standard deviation increase in finance employment increases the annualized growth rate of secondary labour by ...
  • Bar pattern speeds in CALIFA galaxies : I. Fast bars across the Hubble sequence 

    Aguerri, J.A.L.; Mendez Abreu, Jairo; Falcón-Barroso, J.; Amorin, A.; Barrera-Ballesteros, J.; Cid Fernandes, R.; García-Benito, R.; García-Lorenzo, B.; González Delgado, R.M.; Husemann, B.; Kalinova, V.; Lyubenova, M.; Marino, R.A.; Márquez, I.; Mast, D.; Pérez, E.; Sánchez, S.F.; Van De Ven, G.; Walcher, C.J.; Backsmann, N.; Cortijo-Ferrero, C.; Bland-Hawthorn, J.; Del Olmo, A.; Iglesias-Páramo, J.; Pérez, I.; Sánchez-Blázquez, P.; Wisotzki, L.; Ziegler, B. (2015-04-09) - Journal article
    Context. The bar pattern speed (Ωb) is defined as the rotational frequency of the bar, and it determines the bar dynamics. Several methods have been proposed for measuring Ωb. The non-parametric method proposed by Tremaine ...
  • The bare necessities? a comparative study of the material evidence for Roman medical practice in urban domestic and army spheres 

    Taylor, Stephanie C. (2007-11-30) - Thesis
    The study of medicine in the Roman world is, in many areas, hampered by lack of evidence yet, despite this, valuable research has been done in the areas of urban domestic and army medicine. The aim of this thesis is not ...
  • 'Barker review of land use planning' : call for evidence : a response from the Sustainable Development Commission 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2006-03-28) - Report
    The Sustainable Development Commission response to the call for evidence for the 'Barker review of land use planning'.