KPU

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AcronymDefinition
KPUKomisi Pemilihan Umum (Indonesia National Elections Commission)
KPUKwantlen Polytechnic University (Surrey, BC, Canada)
KPUKyoto Prefectual University (Japan)
KPUKetchikan Public Utilities (Ketchikan, AK)
KPUKyoto Pharmaceutical University (Japan)
KPUKryptopyrroluria (disease)
KPUKoestler Parapsychology Unit (University of Edinburgh; Scotland, UK)
KPUKorea Polytechnic University
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It was especially interesting to read how the Koestler Parapsychology Unit seeded researchers throughout universities in England and Scotland, making the U.
Dr Paul Stevens of the Koestler Parapsychology Unit at Edinburgh University measured residual magnetic fields at sites where ghosts had been reported regularly.
Edinburgh University's Koestler Parapsychology Unit had an experiment to try and discover if the phenomenon really does exist.
Scientists at the Koestler Parapsychology Unit at Edinburgh University believe isolation could make him more susceptible to telepathic messages.
Important methodological practices that should be implemented for any confirmatory experiment but are not discussed here include power analysis, study registration, documented software validation, and data sharing (Kennedy, 2013a, 2013b, 2013c; Koestler Parapsychology Unit, 2012).
The Koestler Parapsychology Unit (2012) at the University of Edinburgh now provides a simple, public registry for parapsychological experiments.
In a recent letter to the JP, Caroline Watt (2012) announced that the Koestler Parapsychology Unit of the University of Edinburgh was setting up a registry to which researchers are invited to submit their hypothesized and planned analyses in advance of data collection.
We would like to bring to the attention of the readership of the Journal of Parapsychology that a webpage for registering parapsychological experiments has been implemented by the Koestler Parapsychology Unit (KPU) at the University of Edinburgh, with Jim Kennedy advising on the development of the registry.
This paper aims to encourage consideration of these important issues for modern-day parapsychology by looking in detail at the undergraduate student projects conducted at the Koestler Parapsychology Unit (KPU).