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Effects of modulation techniques RZ, NRZ, and CSRZ on the operation of hybrid OCDMA/WDM system for gigabit passive optical networks
(2017 IAMOT, 2017-07)
In this paper, the performance of hybrid optical code division multiple access/wavelength division multiplexing (OCDMA/WDM) system is evaluated for gigabit passive optical network (GPON). We have investigated, compared and ...
Exploratory factors influencing building development costs in New Zealand
(MDPI AG, 2017-06-29)
Identification of costs drivers and their influence levels on building development costs plays a key role in the development of construction models and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of any project. Forty-five ...
The uses of hate: On hate as a political category
(Queensland University of Technology, 2017-03-15)
Comparison of metamotivational dominance and cultural identity between Japanese National Team and Māori All Blacks rugby players.
This pilot study used a reversal theory framework to examine metamotivational dominance of rugby players on the Māori All Blacks (MABs) squad of New Zealand and the Japanese National Team (JNT). Since the two groups have ...
Puke Ahu: articulating a place-based, university campus identity
© 2016 The Royal Society of New Zealand. Universities in Aotearoa New Zealand are public institutions established on lands purchased or acquired by government since 1869. As particular sites in the built landscape, they ...
Earnings surprises, investors sentiments and contrarian strategies
This study documents that contrarian investment strategies offer superior returns because these strategies exploit investors’ expectation errors. There are two sources of expectation errors, naïve extrapolation of past ...
Renewable energy harvesting for low power wireless monitoring networks
(IACSIT Press, 2017-11-01)
—Energy Harvesting Technologies for wireless electronics networks have undergone a tremendous development in the recent past. Several micro level energy generating units have been developed to convert variety of renewable ...