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  • Dark patterns in proxemic interactions : a critical perspective 

    Greenberg, S.; Boring, S.; Vermeulen, J.; Dostal, J. (ACM Press - Association for Computing Machinery, 2014-06-21) - Conference item
    Proxemics theory explains peoples' use of interpersonal distances to mediate their social interactions with others. Within Ubicomp, proxemic interaction researchers argue that people have a similar social understanding of ...
  • Dark saying: a study of the Jobian dilemma in relation to contemporary ars poetica ; Bedrock: poems 

    Boast, Rachael (University of St Andrews, 2009) - Thesis
    Part I of this thesis has been written with a view to exploring the relevance a text over 2500 years old has for contemporary ars poetica. From a detailed study of ‘The Book of Job’ I highlight three main tropes, ‘cognitive ...
  • Darwin in mind : new opportunities for evolutionary psychology 

    Bolhuis, Johan; Brown, Gillian Ruth; Richardson, Robert; Laland, Kevin Neville (2011-07-19) - Journal article
    Evolutionary Psychology (EP) views the human mind as organized into many modules, each underpinned by psychological adaptations designed to solve problems faced by our Pleistocene ancestors. We argue that the key tenets ...
  • Das Trauma von “1968”: Liberale Hochschullehrer in Westdeutschland und Frankreich 

    Bavaj, Riccardo (2009) - Journal article
    This contribution sheds light on the reaction of liberal university teachers to the students’ revolt of “1968”. For university professors such as Ernst Fraenkel and Richard Löwenthal “1968” was a traumatic experience : an ...
  • A data assimilation method for using low-resolution Earth observation data in heterogeneous ecosystems 

    Hill, T. C.; Quaife, T.; Williams, M. (2011-04-29) - Journal article
    We present an approach for dealing with coarse-resolution Earth observations (EO) in terrestrial ecosystem data assimilation schemes. The use of coarse-scale observations in ecological data assimilation schemes is complicated ...
  • Data citation practices in the CRAWDAD wireless network data archive 

    Henderson, Tristan; Kotz, David (2015-01) - Journal article
    CRAWDAD (Community Resource for Archiving Wireless Data At Dartmouth) is a popular research data archive for wireless network data, archiving over 100 datasets used by over 6,500 users. In this paper we examine citation ...
  • Data collection with in-network fault detection based on spatial correlation 

    Fang, Lei; Dobson, Simon Andrew (2014-09-08) - Conference item
    Environmental sensing exposes sensor nodes to environmental stresses that can lead to various kinds of sampling failure. Recognising such faults in the network can improve data reliability therefore making sensor networks ...
  • The data reduction pipeline for the SDSS-IV MaNGA IFU Galaxy Survey 

    Law, David R.; Cherinka, Brian; Yan, Renbin; Andrews, Brett H.; Bershady, Matthew A.; Bizyaev, Dmitry; Blanc, Guillermo A.; Blanton, Michael R.; Bolton, Adam S.; Brownstein, Joel R.; Bundy, Kevin; Chen, Yanmei; Drory, Niv; D'Souza, Richard; Fu, Hai; Jones, Amy; Kauffmann, Guinevere; MacDonald, Nicholas; Masters, Karen L.; Newman, Jeffrey A.; Parejko, John K.; Sánchez-Gallego, José R.; Sánchez, Sebastian F.; Schlegel, David J.; Thomas, Daniel; Wake, David A.; Weijmans, Anne-Marie; Westfall, Kyle B.; Zhang, Kai (2016-10) - Journal article
    Mapping Nearby Galaxies at Apache Point Observatory (MaNGA) is an optical fiber-bundle integral-field unit (IFU) spectroscopic survey that is one of three core programs in the fourth-generation Sloan Digital Sky Survey ...
  • Data underpinning: Perception of Health from Facial Cues 

    Henderson, Audrey J.; Holzleitner, Iris J.; Talamas, Sean N.; Perrett, David I. (University of St Andrews, 2015-12) - Dataset
  • Datblygu cynaliadwy a grwpiau ffydd y DU : dwy ochr yr un geiniog? : arolwg o weithgareddau datblygu cynaliadwy cymunedau ffydd y DU a’r camau nesaf ar gyfer y dyfodol 

    World Wildlife Fund UK; Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2005-10) - Report
    Arolwg o weithgareddau datblygu cynaliadwy cymunedau ffydd y DU a’r camau nesaf ar gyfer y dyfodol.
  • David Mitchell : The Bone Clocks 

    Harris-Birtill, Rose (2015-06) - Journal item
  • David Steuart Erskine, 11th. Earl of Buchan : a study of his life and correspondence 

    Lamb, James Gordon (University of St Andrews, 1963) - Thesis
    [From the Prefatory note]. All the biographical accounts of David Steuart Erskine, 11th Earl of Buchan, are slight, and often very unsympathetic. Most have relied for factual information on his obituary, published in ...
  • Davidson, interpretation and values 

    Payne, Simon (University of St Andrews, 2014) - Thesis
    The broad aim of this research is to outline, assess and elaborate on Davidson’s work on radical interpretation and its connections to his understanding of values, and particularly on his understanding of the nature of ...
  • The de Haas van Alphen effect near a quantum critical end point in Sr₃Ru₂O₇ 

    Mercure, Jean-Francois (University of St Andrews, 2008-11-27) - Thesis
    Highly correlated electron materials are systems in which many new states of matter can emerge. A particular situation which favours the formation of exotic phases of the electron liquid in complex materials is that where ...
  • The de Verdun family in England, Ireland and Wales, 1066-1316: a study 

    Hagger, Mark (University of St Andrews, 1998) - Thesis
    This thesis is composed of an introduction and five chapters. The introduction examines the various sources which can be used in establishing the actions of the family (chronicles, charters, central government rolls and ...
  • Deactivation behavior of Pd/C and Pt/C catalysts in the gas-phase hydrodechlorination of chloromethanes : structure-reactivity relationship 

    Martin-Martinez, M.; Álvarez-Montero, A.; Gómez-Sainero, L.M.; Baker, R.T.; Palomar, J.; Omar, S.; Eser, S.; Rodriguez, J.J. (2015-01-01) - Journal article
    This study analyzes the influence of chemical and physical properties of Pd/C and Pt/C hydrodechlorination (HDC) catalysts in the different evolution of their activity during time on stream. Pt/C showed stable activity in ...
  • Deadly diving? Physiological and behavioural management of decompression stress in diving mammals 

    Hooker, Sascha Kate; Fahlman, A.; Moore, M. J.; Aguilar de Soto, N.; Bernaldo de Quiros, Y.; Brubakk, A. O.; Costa, D. P.; Costidis, A. M.; Dennison, S.; Falke, K. J.; Fernandez, A.; Ferrigno, M.; Fitz-Clarke, J. R.; Garner, M. M.; Houser, D. S.; Jepson, P. D.; Ketten, D. R.; Kvadsheim, P. H.; Madsen, P. T.; Pollock, N. W.; Rotstein, D. S.; Rowles, T. K.; Simmons, S. E.; Van Bonn, W.; Weathersby, P. K.; Weise, M. J.; Williams, T. M.; Tyack, Peter Lloyd (2012-03-22) - Journal item
    Decompression sickness (DCS; 'the bends') is a disease associated with gas uptake at pressure. The basic pathology and cause are relatively well known to human divers. Breath-hold diving marine mammals were thought to be ...
  • Death and the soaps 

    Henderson, Elizabeth M. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2006-06-01) - Journal article
    In the face of criticism that TV soap operas may not be the best place to debate the way the media covers issues relating to death and dying, Elizabeth Henderson identifies key areas of soaps’ make-up that gives them a ...
  • Death in Anglo-Saxon hagiography : approaches, attitudes, aesthetics 

    Key, Jennifer Selina (University of St Andrews, 2014-06-24) - Thesis
    This thesis examines attitudes and approaches towards death, as well as aesthetic representations of death, in Anglo-Saxon hagiography. The thesis contributes to the discussion of the historical and intellectual contexts ...
  • The debate on Austrian national identity in the First Republic (1918-1938) 

    Peniston-Bird, C. M. (University of St Andrews, 1997) - Thesis
    This thesis examines the debate over Austrian national identity in the interwar period (1918-1938), and deconstructs key components of national identity. These components include economic, historical, linguistic and ...