Duncan Lowes

Duncan Lowes
Duncan Lowes

Master of Biostatistics. BSc (Hons) Psychology. MA Mathematics. MSc Computing Science. PGDip App Economics.

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Publications
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Additional affiliations
March 2016 - April 2018
The University of Queensland
Position
  • Master's Student
Description
  • Longitudinal Analysis of Public Poicy Interventions. Longitudinal Analysis of Psychological Distress (K 10) in a Cohort of Young Women
May 2015 - June 2015
Queensland Health
Position
  • Acting Research Development Coordinator
February 2014 - October 2014
The University of Queensland
Position
  • Psychology Honours Student
Description
  • Confirmation Bias with Burden of Proof Instruction in Jury Trials
Education
March 2016 - October 2017
The University of Queensland
Field of study
  • Biostatistics
February 2014 - October 2014
The University of Queensland
Field of study
  • Psychology
February 2012 - October 2013
University of Southern Queensland 
Field of study
  • Psychological Studies

Publications

Publications (22)
Article
Meeting the challenge of sustainable development requires substantial advances in understanding of the interaction of natural and human systems. The emerging ecosystem management paradigm of multiple stable states, non-linear systems behaviour, discontinuous change, self-organisation and multiple development pathways has major implications for when...
Article
Decision support systems have been most successfully applied in engineered systems or simplified, intensively managed systems and in addressing highly defined and well structured domains. In such contexts, system functioning and the problems addressed in management are relatively well understood. In contrast, natural resource management for sustain...
Article
Public concern for the way land resources are used has led to the introduction of legislation in several Australian States requiring the demonstration of sustainable use of the pastoral resource. However, no practical system of appraisal of sustainability in grazing management systems exists. The common situation facing decision-makers at policy an...
Article
An integrated knowledge-based spatial decision support system, Landassess DSS, is being developed to assist with the sustainable management of Australia's northern grazing lands. The system incorporates a knowledge base of management and ecological knowledge, a natural resource database, a geographic information system, and scientific and economic...
Article
The paper argues that a satisfactory explanation of a logic program must take the form of an argument, rather than a proof. This can only be done on the basis of information regarding the role of the various literals in the bodies of the clauses, which is normally not captured by such programs. A schema for arguments, derived from Toulmin, is prese...

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Projects (8)
Project
Miscellaneous research, analysis, review projects in data and statistics related projects for Covid19. Please feel free to message me if you need any assistance. I have a lifetime experience working on big project teams, range of clients in government, private sector and academe, data, information and knowledge based projects. Consulting. etc
Project
Research trends in K10 psychological distress and contemporary trends in mental health service utilisation inohort of young women (18-27) over 4 waves for the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health.
Archived project
Research, development and integration of spatial accessibility modelling tools with transport models and social and demographic information in order to inform transport policy in Queensland