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May studies various aspects of the way populations and communities are structured, and how they respond to change, both natural and human-induced.
In 1996 the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences awarded May the Crafoord Prize in the biosciences, with emphasis on ecology; the Crafoord Prize was established for basic research in fields not covered by the Nobel prizes.
In his position as Chief Scientific Advisor to the British government (1995-2000), May was deeply involved in many topics at the intersection of biology and public policy, ranging from debates over biodiversity to the epidemiology of AIDS.
www.ias.edu /newsroom/announcements/view/robert.html   (451 words)

  Robert May, Baron May of Oxford - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Robert McCredie "Bob" May, Baron May of Oxford, OM, AC, FRS (born 8 January 1936 in Australia) is a cross-bench member of the British House of Lords and was President of the Royal Society from 2000 to 2005.
May was able to make major advances in the field of population biology through the application of mathematical techniques.
Between 1995 and 2000, May was Chief Scientific Adviser to the UK Government and head of the Office of Science and Technology.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Robert_May   (428 words)

 The Accomplisht Cook, Robert May (1665-1685)
This is a facsimile edition of the masterpiece of Restoration cookery by Robert May, first published in 1660 - but this is a reproduction of the last revision made in the author's lifetime (1665, reprinted in 1685).
Robert May was a professional cook (most recipe books of the period were from the pens of amateurs, or women, or reproduced household collections).
There is a modern introduction which offers new facts about May's life and work; and there is a useful glossary of words, terms and materials.
www.foodreference.com /html/accomplishtcook1665.html   (305 words)

 Lord (Robert) May of Oxford Biography
Robert McCredie, Lord May of Oxford, OM AC Kt, is President of the Royal Society (2000-2005), and holds a Professorship jointly in the Department of Zoology, Oxford University, and at Imperial College, London, and is a Fellow of Merton College, Oxford.
May's current research deals with factors influencing the diversity and abundance of plant and animal species, and with the rates, causes and consequences of extinction.
May was elected to the Royal Society in 1979, the Australian Academy of Sciences in 1991, Academia Europaea in 1994, and (as a Foreign Member) the US National Academy of Sciences in 1992; he is a Honorary Life Member or Fellow of various other learned societies.
www.zoo.ox.ac.uk /newsite/groups/mathbiol/may-bio.html   (733 words)

 Robert May - Moviefone
Robert McCredie, Lord May of Oxford, OM AC Kt, is President of the Royal Society (2000-2005), and holds a Professorship jointly in the Department of Zoology...
The head of the Mathematical Biology Research Group is Lord May of Oxford AC, Kt,...
Of the various de lingua beliefs a speaker may have, we explore those speakers have...
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 Lord (Robert) May of Oxford
Lord May obtained his doctorate in theoretical physics from the University of Sydney at the age of 23 in 1959, researching that field there for the next 13 years until in due course he switched disciplines to population biology at Princeton University in the United States, where he remained a further 15 years.
One of Lord May's major contributions was to be the first to build a model that includes environmental stochasticity and spatial heterogeneity in studies of population dynamics, and thereby contributing to our ability to formulate environmental policies.
Lord May has used his mathematical modeling to explain the current state of biodiversity and warn that the risk of species extinction is currently at an historical high.
www.af-info.or.jp /eng/honor/hot/enr-may.html   (953 words)

 Sir Robert May annotated
The deluge of global warming propaganda in the establishment media appears to derive its authority from a paper by Sir Robert May, President of the Royal Society.
The indications from climate models are that the number of deep Atlantic depressions is expected to increase; by the middle of the next century, the incidence of gales across the country is predicted to increase on average by 30% if no major global actions are taken to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases.
More generally, the world may also be affected by migration of populations from areas severely affected by changes in sea level.
www.numberwatch.co.uk /sir_robert_may_annotated.htm   (4367 words)

 The War Tapes: May
May executive produced Errol Morris’ Oscar® winning film THE FOG OF WAR: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (acquired by Sony Picture Classics), which premiered at the 2003 Cannes Film Festival.
May’s most recent production is BONNEVILLE, a feature film currently in post-production starring Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates and Joan Allen.
Prior to the formation of SenArt Films, May was President of a nationally recognized security firm.
www.thewartapes.com /2006/03/may.shtml   (214 words)

 Robert May
Fiengo and May focus on the beliefs speakers have about the semantic values of linguistic expressions, exploring the genesis of these beliefs and the explanatory roles they play in how speakers use and understand language.
Fiengo and May examine the resources available to speakers for generating linguistic beliefs, considering how linguistic theory characterizes the formal, syntactic identity of the expressions linguistic beliefs are about and how this affects speakers' beliefs about coreference.
This has direct consequences, examined in detail by Fiengo and May, for explaining the informativeness of identity statements and the possibilities for substitution in attributions of propositional attitudes, cases in which speakers' beliefs about coreference play a central role.
kleene.ss.uci.edu /~rmay   (415 words)

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Northwestern Mutual Financial Network is the marketing name for the sales and distribution arm of The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Milwaukee, WI (NM) and its subsidiaries and affiliates.
NM and The Zach Group are not a broker-dealer or registered investment adviser.
There may be instances when this agent represents insurance companies in addition to NM or its affiliates.
www.nmfn.com /robertmay/global--professional   (219 words)

 Oxford University Press: Theoretical Ecology: Robert May
Robert May's seminal book has played a central role in the development of ecological science.
Originally published in 1976, this influential text has overseen the transition of ecology from an observational and descriptive subject to one with a solid conceptual core.
Robert May is Professor of Zoology at the University of Oxford and Imperial College London.
www.oup.com /us/catalog/general/subject/LifeSciences/Ecology/?view=usa&ci=9780199209996   (644 words)

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Robert May is an Insurance Agent of NM (life insurance, annuities, and disability income insurance) and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company, Milwaukee, WI, a subsidiary of NM (long-term care insurance).
The products and services referenced are offered and sold only by appropriately appointed and licensed entities and Network Representatives.
Robert May is primarily licensed in Iowa and may be licensed in other states.
www.nmfn.com /robertmay/global--personal   (272 words)

 Robert May Questions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Try not to get bogged down in the mathematical aspects of this paper - May is trying to explain to non-mathematicians that ecological systems may have very interesting behaviors.
Make notes on your typed answers during the discussion and hand in your annotated answers at the end of class.
For these Non-overlapping generation populations discussed by May, perhaps lambda is really what is meant by "r".
www.biol.sc.edu /~wethey/570/may.html   (299 words)

 Robert Ambrogi's LawSites
Sullr is a new reverse telephone directory that -- like other reverse look-up tools -- allows you to enter a phone number and find the name and address of its owner.
Last year, the Supreme Judicial Court appointed an advisory committee to draft a guide to evidence law, directing the committee "to assemble the current law in one easily usable document, along the lines of the Federal Rules of Evidence." The committee has now completed a preliminary draft and published it online for comment.
Robert J. Ambrogi is a Massachusetts lawyer, writer and media consultant.
www.legaline.com /lawsites.html   (1291 words)

 Shopfittings and Display Equipment from Robert May Shopfittings, Display Fittings for Shopfitters, Shops and Stores   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Shopfittings and Display Equipment from Robert May Shopfittings, Display Fittings for Shopfitters, Shops and Stores
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www.robertmay.co.uk   (286 words)

 Robert May Simmers - Genealogy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Robert May Simmers (b 3/24/1845 - d 5/2/1934 to Daniel W Simmers and Julia Guest) married Mary Elizabeth Jones (b 9/1848 - d 1/26/1920).
Robert and Mary are buried at Zion Lutheran Church, Spring City, Pennsylvania
Robert was Commander of Post 45 and Commander of Josiah White Post, G.A.R. of Phoenixville
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 Amazon.ca: Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer: Books: Robert May,David Wenzel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The fearless leader of Santa's sleigh was a character created by Robert L. May in his book, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, in 1939 as part of a giveaway from Montgomery Ward.
Though the text, which gives a nod to Clement C. Moore, is somewhat forced, the book gets a boost from David Wenzel's illustrations of a warm, appealing Santa.
K-Gr 3-This newly illustrated edition of the well-known story uses May's original, lengthy but satisfying rhymed text, written in 1939.
www.amazon.ca /Rudolph-Red-Nosed-Reindeer-Robert/dp/0448425343   (792 words)

 ESPN.com Soccernet Europe: News - French international Robert may quit PSG   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
PARIS, March 4 (Reuters) - French international Laurent Robert said he may leave Paris St Germain after being replaced at halftime in their 3-0 win over Toulouse on Saturday.
The paper said a halftime dressing room row between the French forward - who has previously attracted interest from Italian clubs - and his coach may have provoked the comments.
Struggling Paris St Germain said earlier this month they wanted to hold on to French international striker Nicolas Anelka even if they missed out on a place in Europe next season.
www.soccernet.com /europe/news/2001/0304/20010304psgrobert.html   (194 words)

 eBay UK Shop - Robert May Fine Arts: Dog Breeds B, Dog Breeds S, Dog Breeds C   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
An extensive and exclusive range of high quality lithographic or giclee dog prints in limited or open editions reproduced from original paintings by Robert J. May.
Schipperke Head Study Print by Robert J. May
West Highland Terrier and Pup Print by Robert May
stores.ebay.co.uk /Robert-May-Fine-Arts   (334 words)

 Robert May - Pillows - Click - Jewels & Treasures
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 Robert May (II)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Find where Robert May is credited alongside another name
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They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update.
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