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Dr Christopher Turville

Senior Lecturer, Applied Mathematics and Statistics

School of Engineering, IT and Phys. Sci.


Applied Mathematics


Mt Helen Campus, Online

An integrated approach for the restoration of Australian temperate grasslands invaded by Nassella trichotoma

Assessing Seed Longevity of the Invasive Weed Navua Sedge (Cyperus aromaticus), by Artificial Ageing

Effect of Rhizome Fragment Length and Burial Depth on the Emergence of a Tropical Invasive Weed Cyperus aromaticus (Navua Sedge)

Efficacy of halosulfuron-methyl in the management of Navua sedge (Cyperus aromaticus): differential responses of plants with and without established rhizomes

Evaluation of Florpyrauxifen-benzyl for the control of Cyperus aromaticus (Navua sedge)

Tropical cyclone activity in the Solomon Islands region: Climatology, variability, and trends

Amaranthus retroflexus L. (Redroot Pigweed): Effects of Elevated CO2 and Soil Moisture on Growth and Biomass and the Effect of Radiant Heat on Seed Germination

Amaranthus retroflexus L. (Amaranthaceae), Redroot pigweed, is native to North America, but has...

Detection and verification of tropical cyclones and depressions over the South Pacific Ocean basin using ERA-5 reanalysis dataset

Tropical cyclones (TCs) are one of the most destructive synoptic systems and can cause enormous...

Does climate play any role in covid-19 spreading?—an Australian perspective

Compared to other countries, the COVID-19 pandemic did not severely affect Australia as measured...

Germination biology, distribution and control of the invasive species Eragrostis curvula [Schard. Nees] (African Lovegrass): A global synthesis of current and future management challenges

Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) is an invasive C4 perennial grass that is threatening...

Germination biology of four climatically varied populations of the invasive species African lovegrass (Eragrostis curvula)

African lovegrass [Eragrostis curvula (Schrad.) Nees] is a highly invasive C4 perennial grass...

Germination biology of three populations of Navua sedge (Cyperus aromaticus)

Navua sedge [Cyperus aromaticus (Ridley) Mattf. & Kük.] is an aggressive perennial sedge native...

Seed longevity and germination in response to changing drought and heat conditions on four populations of the invasive weed African lovegrass (Eragrostis curvula)

African lovegrass [Eragrostis curvula (Schrad.) Nees] is an invasive weed that is threatening...

Ecology, distribution and control of the invasive weed Nassella trichotoma (Nees) Hack. ex Arechav.: A global review of current and future challenges

Nassella trichotoma (serrated tussock) is a highly invasive perennial C3 weed from South America....

Influence of elements of climate change on the growth and fecundity of Datura stramonium

In this study, the performance of Datura stramonium, an invasive weed of soybean and solanaceous...

North Indian Ocean tropical cyclone activity in CMIP5 experiments: Future projections using a model-independent detection and tracking scheme

The sensitivity of tropical cyclone (TC) projection results to different models and the detection...

Projected changes in ENSO-driven regional tropical cyclone tracks

Simulations and projections of the El Niño Southern Oscillation’s (ENSO’s) influence on TC track...

Weed management for landscape scale restoration of global temperate grasslands

Globally, temperate grasslands have been significantly degraded as a result of urbanisation,...

Eastern North Pacific tropical cyclone activity in historical and future CMIP5 experiments: assessment with a model-independent tracking scheme

The sensitivity of tropical cyclone (TC) projection results to different models and the detection...

Environmental factors affecting the germination and seedling emergence of two populations of an emerging agricultural weed: Wild lettuce (Lactuca serriola)

Wild lettuce (Lactuca serriola L.) is a significant emerging agricultural and environmental weed...

Projections of southern hemisphere tropical cyclone track density using CMIP5 models

The germination success of Acacia longifolia subsp. longifolia (Fabaceae): A comparison between its native and exotic ranges

Acacia longifolia subsp. longifolia is native to South-eastern Australia and has naturalised in...

Western north pacific tropical cyclone tracks in cmip5 models: Statistical assessment using a model-independent detection and tracking scheme

Past studies have shown that tropical cyclone (TC) projection results can be sensitive to...

Comparison of techniques to control the aggressive environmental invasive species Galenia pubescens in a degraded grassland reserve, Victoria, Australia

Across many southern regions of Australia, native grasslands have become seriously threatened by...

Statistical assessment of the OWZ tropical cyclone tracking scheme in ERA-Interim

The Okubo-Weiss-Zeta (OWZ) tropical cyclone (TC) detection scheme, which has been used to detect...

Autism and vaccination: The value of the evidence base of a recent meta-analysis

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Use of Scenari-Aid to aid maintenance of stuttering therapy outcomes

Griefers versus the Griefed - what motivates them to play Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games?

‘Griefing’ is a term used to describe when a player within a multiplayer online environment...

Polyclonal T-Cells Express CD1a in Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH) Lesions

Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a complex and poorly understood disorder that has...


This paper is devoted to a combinatorial problem for incidence semirings, which can be viewed as...

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Using Stereotypes to Improve Early-Match Poker Play

The public health care cost of physical inactivity in a regional city of Australia

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Data mining of the Australian adverse drug reactions database: A comparison of Bayesian and other statistical indicators

Undergraduate mathematics curricula: A new approach

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Bayesian data mining of the Australian adverse drug reactions database

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Changes of names, contents and attitudes to mathematical units

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Data mining of the Australian adverse drug reactions database

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Patterns and factors affecting physical inactivity of adults in a regional city

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