Publications

Recent Publications from the SfTI Programme Office 

SfTI At-A-Glance

SfTI At-A-Glance background booklet: produced for audience attending Grand Hall, Parliament event 19 March 2018 at launch of MBIE publication ‘Highlights from the National Science Challenges’.

Download the SfTI At-A-Glance Booklet (PDF 878KB)

SfTI Innovation Workshop 

Conference manual for researchers attending SfTI Innovation Workshop, 10-11 April 2018.

Download the conference manual (PDF 4.5MB)

SfTI 'Mission Lab'

Report from second SfTI ‘Mission Lab’. Held in Auckland on 13 March 2018,  the facilitated event Lab brought together 36 industry, Māori organisation, and Government representatives to decide on high-level missions for SfTI to pursue. 

Download the Mission Lab report (PDF 7.5MB)

Industry Input to Portfolios and Spearheads

Download the Industry-led Consultation Report, May 2017 (PDF 7.5MB)

In 28 March 2017, SfTI  held a workshop in Auckland where business leaders were asked to put forward, discuss, and agree on key directions for New Zealand’s high-tech future. 

Download the Motu Report (PDF 9.3MB)

Download Appendix I to the Motu Report (PDF 8.1MB)

Download Appendix II to the Motu Report (PDF 264KB)

 

Recent Publications from SfTI Researchers

Portfolio 1: Building New Zealand’s innovation capacity

Portfolio 1 will continue over the 10-year lifetime of the Challenge and will examine human capacity (people and their skills), and relational capacity (networks between researchers and industry), within New Zealand’s innovation system.
 

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Davenport, S., Mann, D. & Daellenbach, U.

University Researchers as Nascent Entrepreneurs: Do They Fit the Stereotype?

2017. Cunningham J., O'Kane C. (eds) Technology-Based Nascent Entrepreneurship. Palgrave Advances in the Economics of Innovation and Technology. Palgrave Macmillan, New York. ISBN: 978-1-137-59593-5

Daellenbach, U., Davenport, S. & Mann, D.

Evaluating measures of social capital and their relationship to innovation

2017: ISPIM – International Society for Professional innovation Management, Vienna, Austria, 18-21 June 2017. ISBN:978-952-335-020-5 Proceeding editors: I. Bitran, S. Conn, KRE. Huizingh, O. Kokshagina, M. Torkkeli, M. Tynnhammar. 

Ruckstuhl, K.

Panel: Indigenizing the Innovation System - Aotearoa New Zealand’s National Science Challenges.

2017: Conference Paper. The Politics of Māori Science and Innovation, NAISA - Native American and Indigenous Studies Association Conference, Vancouver, Canada,  22-24 June 2017. http://naisa2017.sites.olt.ubc.ca/files/2016/08/Final-Program.pdf

O'Kane, C., Davenport, S., & Ruckstuhl, K.

Research scientists’ role transitions and capacity development: A focus on New Zealand’s science for technological innovation challenge.

2016. Conference Paper. Proceedings of the 30th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) Conference: Innovating for Sustainable and Just Futures. https://anzam2016.com/wp-content/uploads/ANZAM_Proceedings/ANZAM_Proceedings.pdf

Haar, J., Ruwhiu, D., Ruckstuhl, K., Mika, J., Hudson, M., Hunia, R., & Sloan, T.

Research Symposium 2 Indigenous intersections with business.

2016. Conference Paper. Proceedings of the 30th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) Conference: Innovating for Sustainable and Just Futures. https://anzam2016.com/wp-content/uploads/ANZAM_Proceedings/ANZAM_Proceedings.pdf

Ruckstuhl, K., Kawharu, M., Jackson, A-M., Keegan, T., Shadbolt, M., Hudson, M., Kukutai, T., & Hikuroa, D.

National Science Challenges in Aotearoa-New Zealand: Opportunity or business as usual?

2016. Conference Paper. International IndIgenous Research conference 2016, Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Conference, Auckland, November 15-18 November 2016. http://www.indigenousresearch2016.ac.nz/sites/default/files/NPM%202016%20Conference%20Proceedings.pdf ISBN 978-0-9941424-0-5   

Davenport, S. Daellenbach, U., Hyland, M., & Ruckstuhl, K.

University Researcher Capacity Development for Open Innovation.

2016: Conference Paper. Contexts, Technology Transfer Society Conference (theme: Beyond Formal University Technology Transfer: Innovative Mechanisms for the Exchange of new Knowledge), Phoenix Arizona, USA, 3-5 November 2016. http://cord.asu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/t2s-conference-program-2016.pdf

Forthcoming Publications:

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Daellenbach, U., Davenport, S. & Ruckstuhl, K.

Developing absorptive capacity for midstream science in open innovation contexts.

International Journal of Technology Transfer and Commercialisation, 15(4), 447-462.

Refereed Conference Papers presented:

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Haar, J., Ruckstuhl, K., & Daellenbach, U.

How different are Indigenous businesses?

A study of Aotearoa organisations. Australia and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference Symposium, Melbourne, Australia. 6-9 December 2017.

Ruwhiu, D., Amoamo, M. & Ruckstuhl, K.

The interface between science and indigenous knowledge.

Australia and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference, Melbourne, Australia. 6-9 December 2017.

Haar, J., Daellenbach, U., Davenport, S. & Woodfield, P.

Exploring product innovation in New Zealand firms: A path model approach.

International Society for Professional Innovation Management, Melbourne, Australia. 10-13 December 2017.

Refereed Conference Presentations accepted for presentation:

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Haar, J., Ruckstuhl, K., & Daellenbach, U.

How different are Indigenous businesses?

A study of Aotearoa organisations. Gender, Work and Organization 10th Biennial International Interdisciplinary Conference, Sydney, Australia. 13-16 June 2018.

Haar, J., Ghafoor, A., Daellenbach, U., Woodfield, P. & O'Kane, C.

High Performance Work Systems and employee creativity behaviours: Testing mediators and moderators.

International Journal of Arts & Sciences’ (IJAS) International Conference for Business and Economics, Florence, Italy. 26-29 June 2018.

Refereed Conference Papers currently under review:

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Haar, J., Daellenbach, U., Davenport, S., Ruckstuhl, K., O'Kane, C. & Ruwhiu, D.

(under review). Is Corporate Entrepreneurship Universally Beneficial? Exploring Wellbeing and Trust.

Academy of Management Conference, Chicago, August 2018.

Haar, J., Daellenbach, U., Davenport, S., Ruckstuhl, K., O'Kane, C. & Ruwhiu, D.

(under review). The Role of R&D Partnerships and Firm Size in Product Innovation: A Study of New Zealand Firms.

Academy of Management Conference, Chicago, August 2018.

Woodfield, P., Haar, J. & Daellenbach, U.

(under review). Developing trust with stakeholders: Case-based evidence from a national scale research programme.

University-Industry Interaction Conference, London, England, June 2018.

Portfolio 2: Agricultural and environmental technologies.

Agricultural and environmental technologies are two application areas for the Challenge, given their importance to New Zealand’s economy. 
 

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Malcolm Morrison, Colin Fox

Vector Green's Functions for Electrodynamics Applications

2016: Conference paper. Victoria University, Wellington.

Michael Hayes and Ian Platt

A preliminary investigation of an electromagnetic groundwater flow measuring device.

2016: Conference paper. Victoria University, Wellington.

Michael Hayes and Ian Platt

A preliminary investigation of an electromagnetic groundwater flow measuring device.

2016: Conference paper. Victoria University, Wellington.

Maui Hudson

Māori Data Sovereignty in an Open Data Environment.

2016. Presentation. National Māori ICT Conference. Hastings, New Zealand.

Maui Hudson

VM Workshop for FSEN

2017. Presentation. Te Pua Wananga ki te Ao, University of Waikato.

Maui Hudson

Incorporating Matauranga Maori in Institutions.

2017. Presentation. Waikato Regional Council.

Maui Hudson

Mana Motuhake and Data: Māori Data Sovereignty Directions and Challenges.

2017. Presentation. He Manawa Whenua. Hamilton, New Zealand.

Commissioned reports or presentations (paid):

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Ian Woodhead and Ian Platt

Inverting Electromagnetics

Commissioning organisation: ARANZ GEO

Ian Woodhead and Ian Platt

Inverting Electromagnetics

Commissioning organisation: AD Instruments

Ian Woodhead

Inverting Electromagnetics

Commissioning organisation: Te Taumutu Runanga

Ian Woodhead

A New Zealand Perspective – Research, development and collaborative work.

Commissioning organisation: STFI textile research Institute, Chemnitz.  

Ian Woodhead

A New Zealand Perspective – Research, development and collaborative work with Fraunhofer ENAS.

Commissioning organisation: STFI textile research Institute, Chemnitz.  

Portfolio 3: Medical technology – home and community.

Portfolio 3 looks to create and implement integrated technology-based solutions for patient-centric, personalised, home or community treatment of chronic disease.
 

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Roadmap for cardiovascular circulation model.

DOI: 10.1113/JP272660

Optimization of portable electronically-controlled needle-free jet injection systems

DOI: 10.1109/TMECH.2017.2725345

Delivery of immunoreactive antigen using a controllable needle-free jet injector

DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2017.05.003

Analysis of Moving-Coil Actuator Jet Injectors for Viscous Fluids

DOI: 10.1109/TBME.2015.2482967

Characterization of needle-assisted jet injections

DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2016.10.010

V. Uyttendaele, J.L. Dickson, G.M. Shaw, T. Desaive, J.G. Chase.

Untangling glycaemia and mortality in critical care.

2017. Critical Care 21(1). Pg 152. DOI: 10.1186/s13054-017-1725-y.

Dickson, J.L, Stewart, K.W, Pretty, C.G, Flechet, M, Desaive, T, Penning, S, Lambermont, B.C. Benyo, B, Shaw, G.M, Chase, J.G.

Generalisability of a Virtual Trials Method for Glycaemic Control in Intensive Care.

2017. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (to appear). DOI:  10.1109/TBME.2017.2686432.

Zhou, T, Dickson, J.L, Chase, J.G.

Autoregressive Modeling of Drift and Random Error to Characterize a Continuous Intravascular Glucose Monitoring Sensor.

2017: Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology (to appear). https://doi.org/10.1177/1932296817719089

Dickson JL, Chase JG, Lynn A, Shaw GM.

Model-based glycaemic control: methodology and initial results from neonatal intensive care.

2017: Biomedizinische Technik (Biomedical Engineering), Vol 62(2), pp. 225-233, ISSN: 1862-278X, DOI:  10.1515/bmt-2016-0051 (invited).

Felicity Thomas; Christopher G. Pretty; Matthew Signal; Geoffrey Shaw; J G Chase.

Accuracy and Performance of Continuous Glucose Monitors in Athletes.

Fatanah M.Suhaimia; J. Geoffrey Chase; Christopher G. Pretty; Geoffrey M. Shaw; Normy N.Razak; Ummu K.Jamaludine.

Insulin sensitivity and sepsis score: A correlation between model-based metric and sepsis scoring system in critically ill patients

Liam Fisk; Paul D. Docherty; Christopher Pretty; J. Geoffrey Chase.

Incorporating bolus and infusion pharmacokinetics into the ICING Insulin Model.

Felicity Thomas, Chris G. Pretty, Thomas Desaive, J. Geoffrey Chase.

Blood Glucose Levels of Sub-Elite Athletes during 6-days of Free Living.

A Controllable Device for Large-Volume Jet Injection.

10.1109/EMBC.2016.7590762  (Conference)

Uyttendaele, U, Dickson, J, Shaw, G, Desaive, T, J Chase, J.G.

Virtual Trials of the NICE-SUGAR Protocol: The Impact on Performance of Protocol and Protocol Compliance.

2017: Conference. IFAC 20th WC 2017, July 9 - 14, Toulouse, France, 6-pages (invited)

Zhou, T, Dickson, J.L, Chase, J.G.

An Auto-regressive Model for an Arterial Continuous Glucose Monitoring Sensor.

2017: Conference. IFAC 20th WC 2017, July 9 - 14, Toulouse, France, 6-pages (invited)

Uyttendaele, V, Dickson, JL, Stewart, K.W, Shaw, G.M, Chase, J.G.

When NICE is not nice: performance of two ICU glycaemic control protocols.

2016: Conference abstract. 16th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting (DTM), Bethesda, MD, USA, November 10 - 12, 1-page.  DOI: 10.1177/1932296817696371

Uyttendaele, V, Dickson, JL, Stewart, K.W, Shaw, G.M, Desaive, T, Chase, J.G.

Are survivors easier to control? Why the association of glycemia and mortality in critical care is real.

2016: Conference abstract. 16th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting (DTM), Bethesda, MD, USA, November 10 - 12, 1-page. DOI:  10.1177/1932296817696371

Stewart, K.W, Dickson, J.L, Pretty, C.G, Shaw, G.M, Chase, J.G.

Variability is a constant. Insulin Sensitivity and its variability in 4 ICU cohorts.

2016: Conference abstract. 16th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting (DTM), Bethesda, MD, USA, November 10 - 12, 1-page. DOI:  10.1177/1932296817696371

Stewart, K.W, Chase, J.G, Dickson, J.L, Pretty, C.G, Shaw, G.M.

Can we fix it? Yes we can. Simplifying nutrition in STAR Glycemic Control.

2016: Conference abstract. 16th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting (DTM), Bethesda, MD, USA, November 10 - 12, 1-page. DOI:  10.1177/1932296817696371

Thomas, F., Pretty, C. G., Stewart, K. W., Shaw, G. M., Desaive, T., & Chase, J. G.

A Model of Endogenous Insulin Secretion During Exercise.

2016. Conference abstract. In 16th Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting (DTM) (pp. 1 page). Bethesda, MD. DOI:  10.1177/1932296817696371

Stewart, K., Pretty, C. G., Thomas, F., Shaw, G. M., Desaive, T., Benyo, B, Chase, J. G.

Generalizability of a Nonlinear Model-based Glycemic Controller.

2016. Conference. In IFAC-PapersOnLine Vol. 49 (pp. 212-217). DOI:  10.1016/j.ifacol.2016.07.115

Paláncz, B., Stewart, K., Homlok, J., Pretty, C. G., Chase, J. G., & Benyó, B.

Stochastic Simulation and Parameter Estimation of the ICING Model.

2016. Conference. In IFAC-PapersOnLine Vol. 49 (pp. 218-223). DOI:  10.1016/j.ifacol.2016.07.116.

Palancz, B., Pretty, C. G., Stewart, K., Geoffrey Chase, J., Homlok, J., & Benyo, B.

Estimation of the insulin sensitivity profile for the stochastic variant of the ICING model.

2016. Conference. In INES 2016 - 20th Jubilee IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Engineering Systems, Proceedings (pp. 171-176). DOI:  10.1109/INES.2016.7555115

Portfolio 4: Smart services.

Portfolio 4 aims to enable organisations to combine analytics techniques, new information and communications technology (ICT) methods to create value from large quantities of data through better processing, presentation, collaboration and decision-making tools.
 

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G. Behzadi, M.J. O'Sullivan, T.L. Olsen, F. Scrimgeour, A. Zhang.

Robust and resilient strategies for managing supply disruptions in an agribusiness supply chain.

2017: International Journal of Production Economics 191:207-220.

G. Behzadi, M.J. O’Sullivan, T.L. Olsen, A. Zhang.

Allocation flexibility for agribusiness supply chains under market demand disruption.

2017: To appear in International Journal of Production Research.

G. Behzadi ,G, M.J. O’Sullivan, T.L. Olsen , A. Zhang.

Agribusiness Supply Chain Risk Management: A Review of Robust and Resilient Design Models.

2017: To appear in Omega.

N. Cleland, G. Zakeri, G. Pritchard and B. Young.

Integrating consumption and reserve strategies for large consumers in electricity markets.

2016: Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems, 2016, 682, pp 23–30.

J. Khazaei, G. Zakeri, S. S. Oren.

Single and multisettlement approaches to market clearing under demand uncertainty.

2017: Published online Operations Research.

M. Habibian, G. Zakeri, A. Downward, M. Anjos and M.C. Ferris.

Co-optimization of demand response and reserve offers for a major consumer.

2017: Optimization Online.

R. Cory-Wright, A.B. Philpott and G. Zakeri. P. Holmberg and A.B. Philpott.

On payment mechanisms for electricity markets with uncertain supply.

2017: Submitted to Operations Research Letters, March 2017.

P. Holmberg and A.B. Philpott.

On supply-function equilibria in radial transmission networks.

2017: Under review EJOR.

E.J. Anderson and A.B. Philpott.

Forward commodity trading with private information.

2017: Under review, Operations Research.

A.B. Philpott, F. Bonnans, F Wahid.

MIDAS: A mixed integer dynamic approximation scheme.

2017: Under review, Mathematical Programming.

A. Downward, A.B. Philpott, and K. Ruddell.

Supply function equilibrium with taxed benefits.

2017: Operations Research, 65 (1):1-18, 2017.

H. Gerard, V. Leclere, and A.B. Philpott

On risk averse competitive equilibrium.

2017: Under review, Operations Research Letters.

O. Dowson, A.B. Philpott, A.J. Mason, A.J. and A. Downward.

Optimizing stocking rates and supplementary feeding for New Zealand dairy farmers.

Under review, Agricultural Systems.

Olsen, T.L., and X. Qian.

Modelling Contracts for Quality Coordination

2017:  2nd APIOS Conference, Auckland, NZ [invited talk].

Olsen, T.L., and X. Qian.

Modelling contracts and incentives in agricultural cooperative supply chains.

2017: Workshop on Supply Chains in Agriculture, University of Sydney.

Olsen, T.L., and X. Qian.

Modelling contracts and incentives in agricultural cooperative supply chains.

2018: AARES 2018 Conference, Adelaide, South Australia. [invited talk].

Trienekens, J., van Velzen, M., Lees, N., Saunders, C., & Pascucci, S.

Governance of market-oriented fresh food value chains: Export chains from New Zealand.

2017: International Food and Agribusiness Management Review, 20 pages. DOI:10.22434/IFAMR2017.0063

Saunders, C., Dalziel, P., Harker, R., Reid, J., & Cammock, P.

Unlocking export prosperity: An introduction to the research programme.

2017: Lincoln, Canterbury, New Zealand: Lincoln University. AERU. Retrieved from https://researcharchive.lincoln.ac.nz/handle/10182/121

Saunders, C.

Consumer preferences for attributes in food and beverages for beef and wine in the US: Preliminary results.

2017: Presented at the NZARES Conference: Trade in an Uncertain Future, Nelson.

Kaye-Blake W. & Saunders C.

Measuring what counts revenue and reputation.

2017: Presented at the High Value Nutrition NZ Conference, Auckland.

Saunders, C.

Global drivers of the agricultural sector on land and water.

2017: Presented to NZARM 64th Annual Conference: Managing soil and water interaction through people and science. Invercargill, New Zealand.

Dowson, O., Philpott, A.B., Mason, A.J. and Downward, A.

A multi-stage stochastic optimization model of a pastoral dairy farm.

2017: under review EJOR.

Dowson, O., Philpott, A.B., Mason, A.J. and Downward, A.

Optimizing stocking rates and supplementary feeding for New Zealand dairy farmers.

2017: under review Agricultural Systems.

Philpott, A.B., De Matos, V., and Kapelevich, L.

Distributionally robust Stochastic Dual Dynamic Programming.

2017: under review Computational Management Science.

Alan Ansell, Golbon Zakeri and Andreas Kempa-Liehr.

Predictive analytics of demand and price over the NZEM.

TBC

Mahbube Habibian, Tony Downward, Golbon Zakeri.

Demand-side management over a finite time horizon in a co-optimized energy and reserve market.

TBC

Kazem Abbaszadeh, Geoff Pritchard and Golbon Zakeri.

A stochastic dynamic programming approach to demand flexibility in steel manufacturing.

TBC

Portfolio 5: Materials, manufacturing and applications.

The aim of Portfolio 5 is that by 2025 New Zealand will be selling new customised products, equipment and materials based on New Zealand’s biological resources and distributed manufacturing; and that new companies are fuelling the growing global green sector.
 

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Florian Graichen

Inside 3D Printing.

2017. Presentation. Seoul, South Korea - Additive Manufacturing in a Bio Economy - 3D Printing of bio-based polymers and composites.