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  • Interpreting statements from others: The role of temperament, teasing experience, and social dominance 

    Ong, Shirley (University of Waterloo, 2019-08-22)
    The ambiguity of our language system requires that listeners go beyond the words uttered, integrate contextual information, and recognize speaker cues in order to fully appreciate the intended meaning in messages. ...
  • The Role of Graphics in Video Lectures 

    Bianchi, Laura J. (University of Waterloo, 2019-08-22)
    With the increase in online course use (Allen & Seaman, 2017), there is an increasing need to determine the most effective (i.e., the most conducive for learning) way to present lectures online (e.g., video lectures). ...
  • The Effect of Acute Aerobic Exercise on the Consolidation of Motor Memories 

    Holman, Sarah (University of Waterloo, 2019-08-22)
    Previous research has shown that acute aerobic exercise performed prior to motor training can assist with motor skill acquisition through enhancement of motor cortical plasticity. Recently, studies using high intensity ...
  • Survival Analysis of Complex Featured Data with Measurement Error 

    Chen, Li-Pang (University of Waterloo, 2019-08-22)
    Survival analysis plays an important role in many fields, such as cancer research, clinical trials, epidemiological studies, actuarial science, and so on. A large body of methods on analyzing survival data have been ...
  • The Evolution of Dark Matter Haloes in Mergers 

    Drakos, Nicole (University of Waterloo, 2019-08-22)
    In the standard Λ-cold dark matter (ΛCDM) cosmological model, the present-day universe contains dominant components of dark energy (Λ) and cold dark matter (CDM). Fluctuations in the initial distribution of dark matter ...

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