UWIST


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UWIST

(ˈjuːˌwɪst)
n acronym for
(Education) University of Wales Institute of Science and Technology
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Morris (2002) found no significant between-group difference in anxiety scores (using the UWIST tense score) in this double-blind RCT using healthy volunteers randomised to a lavender oil bath or non-scented bath; although bathing helped reduce arousal scores in both groups.
He left for Birmingham just as the torrid financial situation of UCC caused a UWIST (University of Wales Institute of Science and Technology) delegation to be almost forcibly persuaded by the then University Grants Committee (UGC) to give a commitment for merger with University College Cardiff, or else "the UGC would stop paying grant to University College Cardiff and it would in effect cease to exist".
Syed has done MBA from one of the leading Business school of UK , University of Leeds, England in 1984, and PhD from Cardiff Business School, UWIST, UK in 1989.
With an MSc in Manufacturing Technology from UMIST and a BEng in Production Engineering from UWIST, Peter was most recently senior fellow with Warwick University's Manufacturing Group.
A positive and a negative item were selected from the three dimensions of mood identified in the UWIST Mood Adjective Checklist (Matthews, Jones & Chamberlain, 1990): energetic arousal (alert, tired), hedonic tone (cheerful, depressed), tense arousal (calm, tense).
Ian Jones, managing director of Lion Laboratories, now based in Barry and a world leader in the manufacture of hand-held breathalysers, told of how Dr Jones grew up on a farm in Anglesey and later graduated in chemistry from Bangor University and, after a PhD in Canada, settled down to a lectureship at UWIST, now Cardiff University.
1971) and modified to include scales for calmness and happiness from the UWIST (Matthews et al.