Research publications
Tony's publications span mineralogy, IT and Computer Science, and theology.
IT and Computer Science
Law, A.D. (1974). Computing Service Audit: a user's view. Proc. IUCC Management Conference, University of York, April 1974.
Harris, C.S., & Law, A.D. (circa 1979). The IRAS Known Sources Catalogue. Infrared Astronomical Satellite mission papers, NASA/JPL
Boyes, A.E., ed. (1981) Shaping Tomorrow. Methodist Church Home Mission Division, London (contributor and leader of the Electronics working group)
Law, A.D. (1981). Introducing a New Computer Service. IUCC/SSRC Workshop on Advisory and Guidance Services, University of Sheffield, April 1981.
Law, A.D. (1987). Language Standards and Program Presentation. Computers & Geosciences, 13, 93-94.
Law, A.D., Sloman, M., & Moffett, J.D. (1992). Distributed data research. In: Williams, R. (ed.), Data distribution: managing the environment., Ashgate Data Management Series, Ashgate Publishing Company, Brookfield, VT, USA.
Law, A.D., & Moffett, J.D. (1991). Relating distribution requirements to business needs. GESI, Rome.
Langsford, A., & Moffett, J.D. (1993). Distributed Systems Management. Addison-Wesley. (contributor through SIGDSM)
Law, A.D. (1997). Understanding key Web site objectives. Conference presentation, Pharmaceuticals on the Internet, SMi, London, Feb 1997.
Mineralogy
Thesis: B.Sc., June 1970. Infrared studies of the anthophyllite-gedrite series of amphiboles. University of Oxford.
Thesis: D.Phil., October 1976. Cation distribution in some amphiboles by spectroscopic methods. University of Oxford.
Burns, R.G., & Law, A.D. (1970). Hydroxyl stretching frequencies in the infrared spectra of anthophyllites and gedrites. Nature, 226, 73-75
Burns, R.G., Greaves, C., Law, A.D., Tew, M.J., & Prentice, F.J. (1970). Assessment of the reliability of the Mössbauer and Infrared methods in site population studies of amphiboles. Discussion paper, 1970 Annual Meetings of the Geological Societies of America; GSA Abstracts, 1970, pp. 509-511
Law, A.D. (1973). Critical evaluation of statistical "best fits" to Mössbauer spectra. American Mineralogist, 58, 128-130
Law, A.D. (1976). A model for the investigation of hydroxyl spectra of amphiboles. In: Strens, R.G.J. (ed.), The Physics and Chemistry of Minerals and Rocks, Wiley, 1976 (Proc. NATO Advanced Study Institute, University of Newcastle, April 1974).
Law, A.D., & Whittaker, E.J.W. (1980). Rotated and extended model structures in amphiboles and pyroxenes. Mineralogical Magazine, 44, 565-574
Law, A.D., & Whittaker, E.J.W. (1981). Studies of the Orthoamphiboles I. The Mössbauer and Infrared spectra of Holmquistite. Bulletin de Minéralogie, 104, 381-386
Law, A.D. (1981). Studies of the Orthoamphiboles II. Hydroxyl spectra of anthophyllites. Bulletin de Minéralogie, 104, 423-430
Law, A.D. (1982). Studies of the Orthoamphiboles III. Hydroxyl spectra of gedrites. Mineralogical Magazine, 45, 63-71
Law, A.D. (1987). Language Standards and Program Presentation. Computers & Geosciences, 13, 93-94
Law, A.D. (1989). Studies of the Orthoamphiboles: IV. Mössbauer spectra of anthophyllites and gedrites. Mineralogical Magazine, 53, 181-191
Keary, P., editor-in-chief (1993). The Encyclopedia of the Solid Earth Sciences. Blackwell, Oxford.
Law, A.D., & Dyar, M.D. (2002). Studies of the Orthoamphiboles: V. Reassessment of the Mössbauer spectrum of holmquistite. International Mineralogical Association, Edinburgh (poster session)
Theology
Boyes, A.E., ed. (1981). Shaping Tomorrow. Methodist Church Home Mission Division, London (contributor)
Law, A.D. (circa 1995). Music in Worship; a sermon for a Choir Anniversary. Worship and Preaching (Epworth Press, Methodist Church, London)