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  1. Oceanic Spawning Migration of the European Eel (Anguilla anguilla)

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    Bernatchez, Louis

    by depth and tem- perature data showed that migrating eels encoun- tered a diverse range of environmentsOceanic Spawning Migration of the European Eel (Anguilla anguilla) Kim Aarestrup,1 * Finn Økland,2- take a ~5000-km spawning migration from Europe to the Sargasso Sea (1), although details

  2. Energy Transition Initiative: Island Energy Snapshot - Anguilla

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    2015-09-01

    This profile provides a snapshot of the energy landscape of Anguilla, a British overseas territory in the Caribbean.

  3. COLLEGE OF PHARMACY 2011-2013 STUDENT HANDBOOK

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    Minnesota, University of

    1 COLLEGE OF PHARMACY 2011-2013 STUDENT HANDBOOK INTRODUCTION College of Pharmacy Mission Our strives to sustain an open exchange of ideas in an environment that embodies the values of academic's programs are supported by centers of excellence in diverse areas--such as geriatrics, pharmacy management

  4. 2011,2013 Dianne P. O'Leary 1 Computer Arithmetic

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    O'Leary, Dianne P.

    © 2011,2013 Dianne P. O'Leary 1 Computer Arithmetic · What's in a word? · Integers and arithmetic · Floating point and arithmetic Dianne P. O'Leary AMSC 662 Notes #12;© 2011,2013 Dianne P. O'Leary 2;© 2011,2013 Dianne P. O'Leary 3 What's in a word? Suppose a memory location contains: 0xc70425f20060

  5. Anguilla: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX ECoop IncIowaWisconsin: EnergyYork Jump| Open Energy InformationAnguilla: Energy

  6. SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY CRIME & FIRE STATISTICS FOR 2011-2013

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    Ovchinnikov, Sergei

    SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY 2014 CRIME & FIRE STATISTICS FOR 2011-2013 SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY UNIVERSITY POLICE DEPARTMENT 1600 HOLLOWAY AVENUE SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94132 (415) 338-7200 / 24HRS FOR EMERGENCY DIAL 9-1-1 STUDENT AFFAIRS & ENROLLMENT MANAGEMENT Last updated October 1, 2014 #12;San Francisco

  7. ACEEE Int. J. on Signal & Image Processing, Vol. 01, No. 03, Dec 2010 2010 ACEEE

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    ACEEE Int. J. on Signal & Image Processing, Vol. 01, No. 03, Dec 2010 ©2010 ACEEE DOI: 01.IJSIP.01 is the exponential increase in digital data, obtained from various signals specially the biomedical signals of the important physiological signal which depicts the electrical activity of a heart. ECG processing is a topic

  8. Colorado State University Summary of Salary Increases Education and General 1997-98 1998-99 1999-2000 2000-2001 2001-2002 2002-2003 2003-2004 2004-2005 2005-2006 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015

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    Collett Jr., Jeffrey L.

    Colorado State University Summary of Salary Increases Education and General 1997-98 1998-99 1999-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 Faculty Salaries 3.5% 3.3% 3.0% 4.0% 5.0% 5.0% 0.0% 2.0% 4.3% 3.0% 5.0% 5.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.0% 3.0% 2.5% State Classified Salaries 3.7%1 5.4%2 5.9%3 6

  9. EELS (ANGUILLA ANGUILLA (L.)) OF THE LOWER RIVER SHANNON, WITH

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    McCarthy, T.K.

    flow of 10m3 sec(1 as a result of the construction of the Ardnacrusha hydroelectric generating station

  10. ARM - Field Campaign - PGS Validation 2011-2013

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Homesum_a_epg0_fpd_mmcf_m.xls" ,"Available from WebQuantity ofkandz-cm11 Outreach HomeA Better Anode Design togovCampaignsMASRAD: Pt. ReyesgovCampaignsNSA SnowgovCampaignsPGS

  11. Annual market update 2010 2010 was a tough year for our industry, and although

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    Leu, Tzong-Shyng "Jeremy"

    , where we believe we are on the cusp of the wind energy boom in that wind resource-rich region which we have been waiting for and expecting for so many years. We look forward to a rebound in the global industry by the Global Wind Energy Council. It provides a comprehensive snapshot of this global industry

  12. ACEEE International Journal on Electrical and Power Engineering, Vol. 1, No. 1, Jan 2010 2010 ACEEE

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    constraints (PFC) have been proposed to plan a secure and economical hourly generation schedule. This proposed and minimizing the cost for the hourly generation schedule is the economics to save great deal of money

  13. ACEEE International Journal on Communication, Vol 1, No. 1, Jan 2010 2010 ACEEE

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    Altitude Platforms (HAPs). Traditional applications of airships have been restricted in entertainment years, a technology advancement in communications from airships has given a promising future

  14. 404 Cell 141, April 30, 2010 2010 Elsevier Inc. CED-3 caspase dimer resides inside the

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    Ungermann, Christian

    .N. (2006). J. Struct. Biol. 156, 230­243. Malladi, S., Challa-Malladi, M., Fearnhead, H.O., and Bratton, S., et al. (2010). Cell, this issue. Riedl, S.J., Li, W., Chao, Y., Schwarzenbacher, R., and Shi, Y., Menetret, J.F., Booth, C.R., Ludt- ke,

  15. ACEEE Int. J. on Electrical and Power Engineering, Vol. 01, No. 03, Dec 2010 2010 ACEEE

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    . With an accurate forecast, the basic operating functions like thermal and hydrothermal UC, economic dispatch, fuelACEEE Int. J. on Electrical and Power Engineering, Vol. 01, No. 03, Dec 2010 64 © 2010 ACEEE DOI of EEE, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry ­ 605 014 E-mail: asir_70@pec.edu Abstract

  16. Leading Edge 204 Cell 141, April 16, 2010 2010 Elsevier Inc.

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    Zewail, Ahmed

    and the lessons learned so far. World Order The world before World War I, described as "La Belle Époque," was one, the world looked beauti- ful again: European economic and politi- cal cooperation took on a new dimen- sion role in world economic development. In 1989, the unification of Germany gave the world new hope

  17. Final Technical Report for NSF/DOE partnership grant 1004284/ER54905/SC0004660; 2011- 2013

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    Stenzel, Reiner; Urrutia, Manuel

    2014-10-15

    Research has been performed on two topics: (1) Nonlinear time-dependent phenomena in the regime of electron magnetohydrodynamics (EMHD). (2) Plasma structures forming ”bubbles”. The latter are regions of localized density depletions or enhancements separated from the ambient plasma by sheaths or double layers. Three-dimensional magnetic null points can also be considered as ”magnetic bubbles”. Nonlinear EMHD fields are generated by pulsed magnetic loops. The magnetic field varies in time faster than an ion cyclotron period, hence interacts only with electrons. Space charge electric fields are created when magnetic forces try to separate electrons from ions. Electric and magnetic forces nearly balance to keep the plasma quasi neutral. This leads to rotational electron motions, i.e. Hall currents and associated magnetic perturbations. When the time scale falls between the ion and electron cyclotron period the magnetic perturbation is convected in the whistler mode. When the time-varying magnetic field exceeds the background magnetic field the whistler mode becomes highly nonlinear since its properties depend on the total magnetic field. When the time-varying magnetic field creates magnetic null points or null lines EMHD breaks down. Electrons can be accelerated in null lines which dissipated magnetic energy like in magnetic reconnection. Energized electrons with anisotropic distributions create secondary whistler instabilities. These effects have been observed in field topologies resembling spheromaks and field-reversed configurations (FRCs). The whistler mode propagation near magnetic nulls is not trivial when the field gradients and wavelength are comparable. Ray tracing is inappropriate when the WKB approximation breaks down. Experiments have been started to map wave propagation on curved field lines with null points. Initial results show that whistlers in highly nonuniform fields have highly oblique phase velocities but the energy flow remains dominantly along the field. Density bubbles are created by anode discharges, typically forming spherical ”fireballs” bounded by a double layer. In a magnetized plasma the shape becomes cylindrical, in nonuniform magnetic fields many asymmetric fireball shapes are possible. Due to electron energization the fireball plasma has higher density and temperature than the ambient plasma. The double layer can also be produced by a high transparency positively biased grid. Instabilities arise from the electron transit through the plasma bubble and the double layer. When a permanent magnet is biased positively the electrons perform ExB drifts in the equatorial plane between the poles. Electron drift modes are excited with a high spectral contents. Similarly, a negatively biased magnet produces a disk-shaped plasma bubble. The cold magnet emits secondary electrons due to the impact of energetic ions. Such magnetron discharges exhibit a variety of instabilities which affect the cross-field transport and sputtering applications. This report will summarize the main effects observed and provide references to more detailed publications.

  18. HIGHLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE CATALOG YEAR: 2011-2013 NIU CATALOG: 2013-2014 DATE: JULY 2013

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    Karonis, Nicholas T.

    124 MICROBES AND SOCIETY SCIENCE/MATH GENED L1 903 ELECTIVE 208 BIOLOGY I: MOLECULAR AND CELL BIOLOGY 233 FUEL SYSTEMS TECH ELECTIVE 237 ENGINE PERFORMANCE TECH ELECTIVE 240 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS TECH

  19. Making Mangroves: Ecologies of Mangrove Restoration in El Salvador, 2011-2013 

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    Wilmot, Fiona Coralie

    2014-05-05

    Mangrove restoration for climate mitigation based in adaptation is a national environmental policy in the Republic of El Salvador. Rural, resource-reliant communities are considered especially vulnerable to extreme weather events associated...

  20. Habitat use by the European eel Anguilla anguilla in Irish waters T. Arai a,*, A. Kotake b

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    McCarthy, T.K.

    by the North Atlantic Current across the Atlantic Ocean (Schmidt, 1922, 1925; Boe¨tius, 1985). The leptocephali presumably leave oceanic currents after metamorphosing into glass eels and then typically migrate upstream.K. McCarthy c a International Coastal Research Center, Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo

  1. Plant Signaling & Behavior 5:11, 1504-1509; November 2010; 2010 Landes Bioscience articLe addeNdum

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    Kachroo, Pradeep

    a constant barrage of potentially pathogenic microorganisms. Preformed physical and chemical barriers provide pathogens and is required for activation of several defense genes and regulation of the cell death response signaling pathways. Recognition of pathogen-derived mol- ecules can provide species level resistance to non

  2. From Strategy to Action: 2011-2013 A summary of key initiatives and performance indicators for UC

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    Reale, Marco

    Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Town Registrar Jeff Field Chief Financial Officer Dr Yvonne Shanahan & effective processes, focused programmes, targeted & integrated communications. (SS&I, CER,PVCs, AVC (A),) 2

  3. THE EEL (ANGUILLA ANGUILLA) POPULATIONS OF THE RIVER LEE SYSTEM T. K. McCarthy1*, J. Grennan1, M. Murray1 and D. Doherty1,2

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    McCarthy, T.K.

    populations of the catchment area. The river was harnessed for hydroelectricity generation between 1953

  4. Communicative & Integrative Biology 3:2, 130-138; March/April 2010; 2010 Landes Bioscience ReseARCh pApeR

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    Paré, Paul W.

    .landesbioscience.com/journals/cib/article/10584 Introduction Plants are constantly challenged by a plethora of disease caus- ing microorganisms.1,2 To counter the onslaught of infections by microorganisms, plants have evolved a combination of con- stitutive and corresponding pathogen encoded avirulence (Avr) genes. The induction of SAR leads to enhanced resistance

  5. pubs.acs.org/JAFCPublished on Web 03/24/2010 2010 American Chemical Society J. Agric. Food Chem. 2010, 58, 46934700 4693

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    Chew, Frances Sze-Ling

    -derived glucosinolates; (ii) biosynthesis of Phe/Tyr-derived glucosinolates in general; (iii) hydroxylation of branched coupled to MS (2, 7). For example, a novel phenolic glucosinolate, homosinalbin, was predicted from

  6. Published Ahead of Print 26 March 2010. 2010, 192(11):2936. DOI: 10.1128/JB.00060-10.J. Bacteriol.

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    and dieback of Eucalyptus hybrid and clone seedlings/cuttings, which affects the pulp and paper industry (4

  7. Office of the Registrar 2011-2012 Academic Year DEGREE DIVISION 2007-08 2008-09 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012

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    Bachelor of Arts in Biomedical Engineering WSE 2 0 0 0 1 Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science WSE 4 2 5 4 3 in Biomedical Engineering WSE 70 100 103 107 103 **Bachelor of Science in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering WSE 64 56 80 70 57 Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering WSE 15 16 11 13 16 Bachelor of Science

  8. www.landesbioscience.com Communicative & Integrative Biology 1 Communicative & Integrative Biology 3:1, 1-3; January/February 2010; 2010 Landes Bioscience

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    Sokolowski, Marla

    adult rovers display greater post-feeding locomotion.13 Drosophila for is implicated in metabolic from nursing to foraging that occurs as workers mature. In the worm Caenorhabditis elegans, mutating, where young workers perform tasks such as nursing inside the colony and move outside the nest to fill

  9. Magnetic field fluctuations observed in the heliosheath and interstellar magnetic field by Voyager 1 at 115.7-124.9 AU during 2011-2013

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    Burlaga, L. F. [NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 673, Greenbelt, MD 20771 (United States); Ness, N. F. [Institute for Astrophysics and Computational Sciences, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC 20064 (United States); Florinski, V.; Heerikhuisen, J., E-mail: lburlagahsp@verizon.net, E-mail: nfnudel@yahoo.com [Department of Space Science, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL 35899 (United States)

    2014-09-10

    We discuss microscale fluctuations of the hour averages of the magnetic field B observed on a scale of one day by Voyager 1 (V1) from 2011.0 to 2012.3143 (when it was within the distant heliosheath, where the average magnetic field strength (B) = 0.17 nT) and during the interval from 2012.6503 to 2013.5855 (when it was within the interstellar plasma with (B) = 0.47 nT). In both regions, the fluctuations were primarily compressive fluctuations, varying along the average B (?T direction in RTN coordinates). In the heliosheath, the average of the daily standard deviations (SDs) of the compressive and transverse components of B were (SD{sub c}) = 0.010 nT and (SD{sub t}) ? 0.005 nT (which is the limit of the measurement). In the distant heliosheath (SD{sub c})/(B) = 0.06, and the distributions of SD were skewed and highly kurtotic. The interstellar magnetic field (ISMF) strength was B = 0.48 nT, but the fluctuations were below the limit of measurement: (SD{sub c}) = 0.004 nT and (abs(SD{sub t})) = 0.004 nT. The distributions of these interstellar SDs have skewness and kurtosis consistent with a Gaussian noise distribution. We also discuss the fluctuations of 48 s averages of B on a scale of 1 day during a 30 day interval when V1 was observing the ISMF. For the fluctuations in all three components of B, SD = 0.010 nT, which gives an upper limit on the fluctuations of the ISMF on the scales observed by V1. This SD rules out the possibility that there is significant power in electromagnetic fluctuations generated by pickup ion ring instabilities at these scales, which strongly constrains models of the IBEX ribbon.

  10. STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES University of Massachusetts Lowell

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    Massachusetts at Lowell, University of

    -Bissau Maldives Papua New Guinea Swaziland Anguilla Colombia Guyana Mali Paraguay Tajikistan Argentina Comoros

  11. CA, San Joaquin Basin Onshore Shale Gas Proved Reserves, Reserves...

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    2011 2012 2013 View History Proved Reserves as of Dec. 31 855 777 756 2011-2013 Adjustments 1 1 -1 2011-2013 Revision Increases 912 258 68 2011-2013 Revision Decreases 0 248 0...

  12. California Shale Gas Proved Reserves, Reserves Changes, and Production

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    2011 2012 2013 View History Proved Reserves as of Dec. 31 855 777 756 2011-2013 Adjustments 1 1 -1 2011-2013 Revision Increases 912 258 68 2011-2013 Revision Decreases 0 248 0...

  13. Current Biology 20, 10801085, June 22, 2010 2010 Elsevier Ltd All rights reserved DOI 10.1016/j.cub.2010.04.058 Determinants of Myosin II Cortical

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    Griffis, Eric

    the cortex and myosin filaments and that the motor domain is dispensable for localization. Filament stabiliza and temporally. Previously, we showed that the actin- binding motor head domain of myosin is not required­6]. However, it has not been deter- mined whether the motor domain is required for localizing myosin in higher

  14. Current Biology 20, R780R785, September 14, 2010 2010 Elsevier Ltd All rights reserved DOI 10.1016/j.cub.2010.07.007 MinireviewEvolution of Eukaryotic DNA Methylation

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    all of life with almost invariant consistency, but imagine, for a moment, if this were not so. After. Methylation of the fifth carbon of cytosine, the subject of this article, is mediated by the same enzymatic are directly applicable to mammals, which will be useful for distantly related crop plants, and which

  15. Comparison of Test Procedures and Energy Efficiency Criteria in Selected International Standards & Labeling Programs for Copy Machines, External Power Supplies, LED Displays, Residential Gas Cooktops and Televisions

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    Zheng, Nina

    2013-01-01

    2010. “Top Runner Program. ” Revised Edition March 2010.2010. “Top Runner Program. ” Revised Edition March 2010.2010. “Top Runner Program. ” Revised Edition March 2010.

  16. Last update / Dernire mise jour: 7/07/2005 EU Member States Other countries (continued)

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    De Cindio, Fiorella

    American Samoa 108 China 100 Angola 237 Colombia 118 Anguilla 184 Comoros 114 Les per diems couvrent le

  17. 577Lefebvre et al.--Anguillicolosis in the short-finned eel Anguillicolosis in the short-finned eel Anguilla australis

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    Poulin, Robert

    , numerous transcontinental importations have occurred for the purpose of restocking (Køie 1991). A typical

  18. Performance Evaluation for Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report

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    Performance Evaluation Latest update: September 26, 2014 Performance Evaluation 2011 - 2013 PDF - Released September 2014 Performance Evaluation 2008 - 2010 PDF - Released June...

  19. Swinburne University of Technology ANNUAL REPORT

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    Liley, David

    works SFR:2 Maintenance SFR:2 Compliance SFR:2 Environment SFR:2 Energy consumption SFR:2 2013 TAFE Swinburne at a glance AR:24 Statistical information ­ Swinburne VE, Swinburne College and NICA, 2011­2013 AR:24 Statistical information ­ Higher Education, 2011­2013 AR:25 Staffing profile by organisational

  20. CRIMES REPORTED BY CAMPUS SAFETY & SECURITY AND THE WILLIAMSTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT

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    Aalberts, Daniel P.

    2013 2012 2011 2013 2012 2011 2013 2012 2011 Alcohol Sanctions/ Violations 122 19 115 6 35 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 141 121 46 Drug Sanctions/ Violations 24 2 20 2 42 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 22 52 Weapons Sanctions

  1. Curriculum Vitae Duncan L. Carlsmith Contact information: Dept. of Physics, 1150 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706

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    Yavuz, Deniz

    Introduction to Physics I (2010), 2012, Physics 248: A Mod- ern Introduction to Physics II (2011, 2013), Physics 249: A Modern Introduction to Physics #12;III (2011, 2013, 2014), Physics 299: Directed Study), Physics 531: Introduction to Quantum Mechanics (1989, 1993, 1996), Physics 535: Elementary Particle

  2. Incorporating Energy Efficiency into Western Interconnection Transmission Planning

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    Barbose, Galen

    2014-01-01

    2010. Improving Energy Efficiency for Alberta’s IndustrialEnergy Assessment of Energy Efficiency Potentials (2010-2010. Improving Energy Efficiency for Alberta’s Industrial

  3. Site Sustainability Plan (SSP) 2010 | Department of Energy

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    Site Sustainability Plan (SSP) 2010 Site Sustainability Plan (SSP) 2010 Site Sustainability Plan (SSP) 2010 2010 More Documents & Publications 2015 Site Sustainability Plan Site...

  4. Department of Energy FY 2010 OMB Scorecard | Department of Energy

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    FY 2010 OMB Scorecard Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Scorecard reporting Department of Energy sustainability achievements for fiscal year (FY) 2010. 2010doescorecard.pdf...

  5. Three Essays in Business Management, the Natural Environment, and Environmental Policy

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    Nairn-Birch, Nicholas Simon

    2012-01-01

    2010. 2010-2015 Strategic Sustainability Performance Plan.GSA_Strategic_Sustainability_Performance_Plan.pdf (1 Octoberenvironmental performance: The trade-offs of sustainability

  6. Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Status and Plans - 2010

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    Status and Plans WIPP Status and Plans - - 2010 2010 National Transportation Stakeholders Forum National Transportation Stakeholders Forum Chicago, Illinois Chicago, Illinois May...

  7. reiner@hartenstein.de 6 October 2010

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    Hartenstein, Reiner

    @hartenstein.de http://hartenstein.de2010,2010, 3 The Twin Wall Crisis: Power & Performance Worldwide two drastically://hartenstein.de2010,2010, Abstract (Preface) 2 The Energy Consumption of all Computers worldwide will become · Energy Consumption of Computing · The Programmability Crisis · Rescue by Reconfigurable Computing

  8. LA, South Onshore Shale Gas Proved Reserves, Reserves Changes...

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    2011 2012 2013 View History Proved Reserves as of Dec. 31 0 0 10 2011-2013 Adjustments 0 2 2012-2013 Revision Increases 0 0 2012-2013 Revision Decreases 0 0 2012-2013 Sales 0 0...

  9. Building Aautomation system embedded air-handling unit performance degradation detector 

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    Song, L.; Wang, G.

    2014-01-01

    Acknowledgements Dr. Gang Wang University of Miami Dr. Mike Brambley PNNL Funding agencies: 1. PNNL (2011): Summer research. 2. ASHRAE (2011-2013): Developing standard procedures for filling climate data gaps for use in building performance monitoring and analysis...

  10. Determination of Home Range and Dispersal Patterns of Lake Sturgeon

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    Gray, Matthew

    System VEMCO VR2W § Locks/Dams § Large tributaries Methods Step 2: Catch some fish... § Fall Sample(mm) River Mile (RM) Stocked Fish Recaptured Fish 2011-2013 Tagged Fish 2013 Nickajack Chickamauga Wa

  11. Net Metering

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    Nevada's original net-metering law for renewable-energy systems was enacted in 1997 and amended in 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2011, 2013, and 2015. Systems up to one megawatt (MW) in capacity that...

  12. Application for Postgraduate Programme Renewable Energy (MSc)

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    Habel, Annegret

    Application for Postgraduate Programme Renewable Energy (MSc) 2011 / 2013 (3 terms: begin: 1 Renewable Energy Carl-von-Ossietzky Str. 9-11 26129 Oldenburg Germany Deadline for application: January 15th

  13. Application for Postgraduate Programme Renewable Energy (MSc)

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    Damm, Werner

    Application for Postgraduate Programme Renewable Energy (MSc) 2011 / 2013 (3 terms: begin: 1 Renewable Energy Carl-von-Ossietzky Str. 9-11 26129 Oldenburg Germany Deadline for application: January 15

  14. Building America Overview - 2015 BTO Peer Review

    Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

    1970 1980 1980 1990 1990 2000 2000 2010 2010 2020 2020 2030 Thermal Enclosure: Heat Flow + Air Flow + Water Flow Thermal Enclosure: Heat Flow + Air Flow + Water Flow High...

  15. Bottom-Up Energy Analysis System - Methodology and Results

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    McNeil, Michael A.

    2013-01-01

    2011. 2011. EIA, International Energy Outlook 2010. 2010.EIA, International Energy Outlook 2008. 2008. McNeil, M.A. ,Energy Agency, World Energy Outlook 2006. 2006, OECD. ILO,

  16. MSU Departmental Assessment Plan Department: Computer Science

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    Maxwell, Bruce D.

    MSU Departmental Assessment Plan 2011-2013 Department: Computer Science Department Head: John.S. in Computer Science o Interdisciplinary Option o Professional Option · M.S. in Computer Science · Ph.D. in Computer Science #12;Department of Computer Science Montana State University Student Outcomes Assessment

  17. THE ESSENTIAL LIBRARY 20112013 USCLIBRARIESUNIVERSITYOFSOUTHERNCALIFORNIA

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    Southern California, University of

    published our previous strategic plan,The Essential Library 2008­2009. In that plan,we defined our essenceTHE ESSENTIAL LIBRARY 2011­2013 USCLIBRARIESUNIVERSITYOFSOUTHERNCALIFORNIA A B C D E F #12;USC LIBRARIES UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THE ESSENTIAL LIBRARY The USC Libraries' Strategic Plan 2011

  18. Alabama State Offshore Natural Gas Gross Withdrawals and Production

    Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update (EIA)

    From Gas Wells 125,502 109,214 101,487 84,270 87,398 75,660 1987-2013 From Shale Gas Wells 0 0 2012-2013 From Coalbed Wells 0 0 2012-2013 Repressuring 0 NA NA 2011-2013 Vented and...

  19. MSU Departmental Assessment Plan Department: Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

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    Dyer, Bill

    MSU Departmental Assessment Plan 2011-2013 Department: Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Department Head: Chris Jenkins Program: Industrial Engineering Assessment Coordinator (IE): Durward K. Sobek II Date: March 7, 2011 Degrees/Majors/Options Offered by Department B.S. Industrial Engineering M

  20. NATURAL GAS ADVISORY COMMITTEE Name Affiliation Sector

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    NATURAL GAS ADVISORY COMMITTEE 2011-2013 Name Affiliation Sector Dernovsek, David Bonneville Power Defenbach, Byron Intermountain Gas Distribution Dragoon, Ken NWPCC Council Friedman, Randy NW Natural Gas Distribution Gopal, Jairam Southern CA Edison Electric Utility Hamilton, Linda Shell Trading Gas & Power

  1. Page 1 of 5 Chemistry Major Personal Information

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    Sun, Yi

    , Honors Program, or Honors Research anticipated (circle all that may apply) Expected graduation date for Chemistry Majors Please see the CCNY Bulletin (use the edition that was in print when you declared your major) 2005-2007 edition 2007-2009 edition 2009-2011 edition 2011-2013? Edition (will be available

  2. Towards improved 1-D settler modelling: impact on control strategies using the

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    Bürger, Raimund

    model recommended for controller design and evaluation of control strategies Bürger-Diehl model A new 1-D SST model was developed by Bürger et al. (2011, 2013). Features ·Settling fl ux calculated. Manipulation in underflow rate (left) and MLSS concentration in the first activated sludge tank (right) under

  3. AHMED ABD EL AZIZ IBRAHIM ZEWAIL Research Assistant at the Wireless Communications and Networking (WCAN) Lab

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    Yener, Aylin

    , Egypt E-mail: salatino@alumni.stanford.edu Prof. Hesham El-Gamal Professor at Electrical and ComputerD in Electrical Engineering (2013 ­ present) Penn State University, State College, PA Major: Wireless Communications M.Sc. in Communication and Information Technology (2011 ­ 2013) Nile University, Egypt Major

  4. Texas A&M University Department of Recreational Sports

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    Bermúdez, José Luis

    1 Texas A&M University Department of Recreational Sports Intramural Sports SAND VOLLEYBALL and their implications. Intramural Sand Volleyball will be played by 2011-2013 USA Volleyball Beach Rules for safety reasons. Under no circumstances will a player wearing a cast or splint be permitted to play. h. Co

  5. NREL is a national laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, operated by the Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC. Maximizing the Potential of

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    .S. Solar Market Insight 2011 - 2013 Year-in-Review Dependent on storage capacity #12;18 PV Research Renewable Power Capacity Source REN21 Renewables 2014 Status Report http://www.ren21.net/Portals/0/documents Investment 2013 #12;13 Top Countries with Installed Renewable Electricity by Technology--2012 Source: NREL

  6. The 12th International Symposium on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage VAST (2011), pp. 14

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    Colombo, Carlo

    2011-01-01

    ) THESAURUS: Techniques for Underwater Exploration and Archeology through Swarms of Autonomous Vehicles B 5EDGELAB S.R.L., Portoferraio, Italy Abstract The THESAURUS project (2011-2013) is financed government) 166/2007. The overall goal of THESAURUS project is to develop multidisciplinary methodologies

  7. http://hfs.sagepub.com/ Ergonomics Society

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    Scerri, Paul

    http://hfs.sagepub.com/ Ergonomics Society of the Human Factors and Human Factors: The Journal http online 11 May 2010 2010 52: 225 originallyHuman Factors: The Journal of the Human Factors and Ergonomics: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society can be found at:Society Human Factors: The Journal of the Human

  8. Class Class Program First

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    Gopalakrishnan, K.

    Class Class Graduation Year Number of First Time Takers Program First Time Taker Pass Rate National First Time Taker Pass Rate for the Class Graduation Year December 2010 2010 29 100% 94% December 2011 2011 33 97% 91% December 2012 2012 31 100% 93% December 2013 2013 32 100% 94% Class 2014 2014 31 100

  9. HIGH SPEED RAIL COSTS, BENEFITS, AND FINANCING RAYMOND H. ELLIS

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    Incremental Capital Cost Capital Cost Year of (Billions (Billions Completion Expenditure Section 2010$) 2010$) of Section Capital Cost #12;CALIFORNIA HIGH SPEED RAIL PHASE 1 CAPITAL COSTS SECTION INCREMENTAL CAPITAL COSTS (BILLIONS $ 2010) CUMULATIVE CAPITAL COSTS (BILLIONS $ 2010) COMPLETION OF SECTION INCREMENTAL

  10. the Registrar JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY

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    -08 2008-09 2009-2010 2010-2011 WHITING SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING Applied Mathematics & Statistics 5 1 4 7 4 Bioengineering Innovation & Design NA NA NA NA 0 ** Biomedical Engineering [10] [19] [17] [18] [16] Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering 4 9 8 9 8 Civil Engineering 4 2 4 1 4 Computer Science 13 15 12 13 6 Electrical

  11. Office of the Registrar JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY Five Year Comparison of Master's Degree Conferrals

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    -09 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 WHITING SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING Applied Mathematics & Statistics 21 24 17 12 27 Bioengineering Innovation & Design NA NA 11 15 17 Biomedical Engineering 22 15 22 17 18 Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering 6 13 4 13 15 Civil Engineering 3 9 7 9 7 Computer Science 56 38 39 58

  12. the Registrar JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY

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    -09 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 WHITING SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING Applied Mathematics & Statistics 1 4 7 4 3 Bioengineering Innovation & Design 0 0 0 0 0 ** Biomedical Engineering [19] [17] [18] [16] [26] Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering 9 8 9 8 18 Civil Engineering 2 4 1 4 5 Computer Science 15 12 13 6 12 Electrical

  13. Office of the Registrar JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY Five Year Comparison of Master's Degree Conferrals

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    -08 2008-09 2009-2010 2010-2011 WHITING SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING Applied Mathematics & Statistics 22 21 24 17 12 Bioengineering Innovation & Design NA NA NA 11 15 Biomedical Engineering 15 22 15 22 17 Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering 2 6 13 4 13 Civil Engineering 5 3 9 7 9 Computer Science 56 56 38 39 58 Electrical

  14. Office of the Registrar JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY Five Year Comparison of Master's Degree Conferrals

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    -2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 WHITING SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING Applied Mathematics & Statistics 24 17 12 27 19 Bioengineering Innovation & Design NA 11 15 17 18 Biomedical Engineering 15 22 17 18 14 Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering 13 4 13 15 19 Civil Engineering 9 7 9 7 10 Computer Science 38 39 58 34

  15. the Registrar JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY

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    -2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 WHITING SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING Applied Mathematics & Statistics 4 7 4 3 6 Bioengineering Innovation & Design 0 0 0 0 0 ** Biomedical Engineering [17] [18] [16] [26] [25] Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering 8 9 8 18 13 Civil Engineering 4 1 4 5 5 Computer Science 12 13 6 12 7 Electrical

  16. Launois, L., Veslot, J., Irz, P., and Argillier, C. (2010) Selecting fish-based metrics responding to human pressures in French natural lakes and reservoirs:towards the development of a fish-based index (FBI) for French lakes, Ecology of Freshwater Fish 2

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    Boyer, Edmond

    2010-01-01

    Launois, L., Veslot, J., Irz, P., and Argillier, C. (2010) Selecting fish-based metrics responding to human pressures in French natural lakes and reservoirs:towards the development of a fish-based index (FBI) for French lakes, Ecology of Freshwater Fish 2010. _ 2010 John Wiley & Sons A/ S. Accepted

  17. Advances in Lung Volume

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    Jones, Michelle

    Advances in Lung Volume Reduction Surgery The Ohio University Medical Center Lung Volume Reduction LungVolumeReductionSurgery Spring 2010 © 2010 The Ohio State University Medical Center ­ 04 Consult Ohio State's #12;The Ohio State University Medical Center Lung Volume Reduction Surgery Patient

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    Chen, Sheng-Wei

    #12;2010 3 99 ( 9 ) 99 Linux IICM ACM / 98 2010 2010) (FSE) , , CHES 2010 , , #12;10 2010 H.J. Eysenck ( ) ACM SIGCOMM, IEEE INFOCOM, ACM Multimedia, ACM CHI, ACM NetGames, ACM NOSSDAV IT 85 95

  19. Copyright 2010 by the Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. Permission to make digital or hard copies of part or all of this work for personal or

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    objective of this paper is to evaluate the infor- mation conveyed by an animation of a walking virtual human ­ 24, 2010. © 2010 ACM 978-1-4503-0248-7/10/0007 $10.00 Interaction between real and virtual humans is first required to enable realistic interactions between real and virtual humans during navigation tasks

  20. Water Rights Analysis Package (WRAP) Daily Modeling System 

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    Wurbs, R.; Hoffpauir, R.

    2012-10-01

    Modeling System TR-430 Texas Water Resources Institute College Station, Texas August 2012 by Ralph A. Wurbs and Richard J. Hoffpauir Texas A&M University Water Rights Analysis Package (WRAP) Daily Modeling System...-9-89809 (2008-2011) Contract 582-12-10220 (2011-2013) Technical Report No. 430 Texas Water Resources Institute The Texas A&M University System College Station, Texas 77843-2118 August 2012 ii iii TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1 Water...

  1. In academia Not in academia Not working or studying Unknown *PhD students received their award in financial year 2003/04.

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    Rambaut, Andrew

    In academia Not in academia Not working or studying Unknown *PhD students received their award in financial year 2003/04. SP-5666/01-2013/PE Wave 1 PhD Wave 2 Wave 3 Wave 5 Wave 4 2009 2010 2011 2013 2012 PhD students (cohort 2003/04) join Wave 1 of BSCT Total cohort 2003/04 Former PhD students (cohort

  2. Final Technical Report for the Neutron Detection without Helium-3 Project

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    Ely, James H.; Bliss, Mary; Kouzes, Richard T.; Lintereur, Azaree T.; Robinson, Sean M.; Siciliano, Edward R.; Swinhoe, Martyn T.; Woodring, Mitchell L.

    2013-11-01

    This report details the results of the research and development work accomplished for the ‘Neutron Detection without Helium-3’ project conducted during the 2011-2013 fiscal years. The primary focus of the project was to investigate commercially available technologies that might be used in safeguards applications in the relatively near term. Other technologies that are being developed may be more applicable in the future, but were outside the scope of this study.

  3. Anheuser-Busch Fairfield | Open Energy Information

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  4. Animas, New Mexico: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX ECoop IncIowaWisconsin: EnergyYork Jump| Open Energy InformationAnguilla:Animas, New

  5. Ankara, Turkey: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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  6. 2010 Session - Combustion Energy Frontier Research Center

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Homesum_a_epg0_fpd_mmcf_m.xls" ,"Available from WebQuantity ofkandz-cm11 Outreach Home RoomPreservationBio-InspiredAtmosphericdevicesPPONe β+-Decay EvaluatedThe6search2010 2010 Session

  7. Company Company Code Fiscal Year Submission Date

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  8. Los Alamos National Laboratory capability reviews - FY 2011 status

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    Springer, Everett P [Los Alamos National Laboratory

    2011-01-12

    Capability reviews are the Los Alamos National Laboratory approach to assess the quality of its science, technology, and engineering (STE), and its integration across the Laboratory. There are seven capability reviews in FY 2011 reviews. The Weapons Science and Engineering review will be replaced by the National Nuclear Security Administration's Predictive Science Panel for 2011 . Beginning in 2011, third-year LORD projects will be reviewed by capability review committees rather than the first-year LORD projects that have been performed for the last three years. This change addresses concerns from committees about reviewing a project before it had made any substantive progress. The current schedule, and chairs for the 2011 capability reviews is presented. The three-year cycle (2011-2013) for capability reviews are presented for planning purposes.

  9. Lunar impact flashes from Geminids, analysis of luminous efficiencies and the flux of large meteoroids on Earth

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    Ortiz, Jose L; Morales, Nicolas; Santos-Sanz, Pablo; Aceituno, Francisco J

    2015-01-01

    We analyze lunar impact flashes recorded by our team during runs in December 2007, 2011, 2013 and 2014. In total, 12 impact flashes with magnitudes ranging between 7.1 and 9.3 in V band were identified. From these, 9 events could be linked to the Geminid stream. Using these observations the ratio of luminous energy emitted in the flashes with respect to the kinetic energy of the impactors for meteoroids of the Geminid stream is estimated. By making use of the known Geminids meteoroid flux on Earth we found this ratio to be 2.1x10$^{-3}$ on average. We compare this luminous efficiency with other estimations derived in the past for other meteoroid streams and also compare it with other estimations that we present here for the first time by making use of crater diameter measurements. We think that the luminous efficiency has to be revised downward, not upward, at least for sporadic impacts. This implies an increase in the influx of kilogram-sized and larger bodies on Earth that has been derived thus far through ...

  10. Extremely correlated Fermi liquids in the limit of infinite dimensions

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    Perepelitsky, Edward, E-mail: eperepel@ucsc.edu; Sriram Shastry, B.

    2013-11-15

    We study the infinite spatial dimensionality limit (d??) of the recently developed Extremely Correlated Fermi Liquid (ECFL) theory (Shastry 2011, 2013) [17,18] for the t–J model at J=0. We directly analyze the Schwinger equations of motion for the Gutzwiller projected (i.e. U=?) electron Green’s function G. From simplifications arising in this limit d??, we are able to make several exact statements about the theory. The ECFL Green’s function is shown to have a momentum independent Dyson (Mori) self energy. For practical calculations we introduce a partial projection parameter ?, and obtain the complete set of ECFL integral equations to O(?{sup 2}). In a related publication (Zitko et al. 2013) [23], these equations are compared in detail with the dynamical mean field theory for the large U Hubbard model. Paralleling the well known mapping for the Hubbard model, we find that the infinite dimensional t–J model (with J=0) can be mapped to the infinite-U Anderson impurity model with a self-consistently determined set of parameters. This mapping extends individually to the auxiliary Green’s function g and the caparison factor ?. Additionally, the optical conductivity is shown to be obtainable from G with negligibly small vertex corrections. These results are shown to hold to each order in ?. -- Highlights: •Infinite-dimensional t–J model (J=0) studied within new ECFL theory. •Mapping to the infinite U Anderson model with self consistent hybridization. •Single particle Green’s function determined by two local self energies. •Partial projection through control variable ?. •Expansion carried out to O(?{sup 2}) explicitly.

  11. Quantifying VOC emissions for the strategic petroleum reserve.

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    Knowlton, Robert G.; Lord, David L.

    2013-06-01

    A very important aspect of the Department of Energy's (DOE's) Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) program is regulatory compliance. One of the regulatory compliance issues deals with limiting the amount of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that are emitted into the atmosphere from brine wastes when they are discharged to brine holding ponds. The US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has set limits on the amount of VOCs that can be discharged to the atmosphere. Several attempts have been made to quantify the VOC emissions associated with the brine ponds going back to the late 1970's. There are potential issues associated with each of these quantification efforts. Two efforts were made to quantify VOC emissions by analyzing VOC content of brine samples obtained from wells. Efforts to measure air concentrations were mentioned in historical reports but no data have been located to confirm these assertions. A modeling effort was also performed to quantify the VOC emissions. More recently in 2011- 2013, additional brine sampling has been performed to update the VOC emissions estimate. An analysis of the statistical confidence in these results is presented here. Arguably, there are uncertainties associated with each of these efforts. The analysis herein indicates that the upper confidence limit in VOC emissions based on recent brine sampling is very close to the 0.42 ton/MMB limit used historically on the project. Refining this estimate would require considerable investment in additional sampling, analysis, and monitoring. An analysis of the VOC emissions at each site suggests that additional discharges could be made and stay within current regulatory limits.

  12. Multiphase Fluid Flow in Deformable Variable-Aperture Fractures - Final Report

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    Detwiler, Russell

    2014-04-30

    Fractures provide flow paths that can potentially lead to fast migration of fluids or contaminants. A number of energy-­?related applications involve fluid injections that significantly perturb both the pressures and chemical composition of subsurface fluids. These perturbations can cause both mechanical deformation and chemical alteration of host rocks with potential for significant changes in permeability. In fractured rock subjected to coupled chemical and mechanical stresses, it can be difficult to predict the sign of permeability changes, let alone the magnitude. This project integrated experimental and computational studies to improve mechanistic understanding of these coupled processes and develop and test predictive models and monitoring techniques. The project involved three major components: (1) study of two-­?phase flow processes involving mass transfer between phases and dissolution of minerals along fracture surfaces (Detwiler et al., 2009; Detwiler, 2010); (2) study of fracture dissolution in fractures subjected to normal stresses using experimental techniques (Ameli, et al., 2013; Elkhoury et al., 2013; Elkhoury et al., 2014) and newly developed computational models (Ameli, et al., 2014); (3) evaluation of electrical resistivity tomography (ERT) as a method to detect and quantify gas leakage through a fractured caprock (Breen et al., 2012; Lochbuhler et al., 2014). The project provided support for one PhD student (Dr. Pasha Ameli; 2009-­?2013) and partially supported a post-­?doctoral scholar (Dr. Jean Elkhoury; 2010-­?2013). In addition, the project provided supplemental funding to support collaboration with Dr. Charles Carrigan at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in connection with (3) and supported one MS student (Stephen Breen; 2011-­?2013). Major results from each component of the project include the following: (1) Mineral dissolution in fractures occupied by two fluid phases (e.g., oil-­?water or water-­?CO{sub 2}) causes changes in local capillary forces and redistribution of fluids. These coupled processes enhance channel formation and the potential for development of fast flow paths through fractures. (2) Dissolution in fractures subjected to normal stress can result in behaviors ranging from development of dissolution channels and rapid permeability increases to fracture healing and significant permeability decreases. The timescales associated with advective transport of dissolved ions in the fracture, mineral dissolution rates, and diffusion within the adjacent porous matrix dictate the sign and magnitude of the resulting permeability changes. Furthermore, a high-­? resolution mechanistic model that couples elastic deformation of contacts and aperture-­?dependent dissolution rates predicts the range of observed behaviors reasonably well. (3) ERT has potential as a tool for monitoring gas leakage in deep formations. Using probabilistic inversion methods further enhances the results by providing uncertainty estimates of inverted parameters.

  13. Advanced variable speed air source integrated heat pump (AS-IHP) development - CRADA final report

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    Baxter, Van D.; Rice, C. Keith; Munk, Jeffrey D.; Ally, Moonis Raza; Shen, Bo

    2015-09-30

    Between August 2011 and September 2015, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Nordyne, LLC (now Nortek Global HVAC LLC, NGHVAC) engaged in a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) to develop an air-source integrated heat pump (AS-IHP) system for the US residential market. Two generations of laboratory prototype systems were designed, fabricated, and lab-tested during 2011-2013. Performance maps for the system were developed using the latest research version of the DOE/ORNL Heat Pump Design Model, or HPDM, (Rice 1991; Rice and Jackson 2005; Shen et al 2012) as calibrated against the lab test data. These maps were the input to the TRNSYS (SOLAR Energy Laboratory, et al, 2010) system to predict annual performance relative to a baseline suite of equipment meeting minimum efficiency standards in effect in 2006 (combination of 13 SEER air-source heat pump (ASHP) and resistance water heater with Energy Factor (EF) of 0.9). Predicted total annual energy savings, while providing space conditioning and water heating for a tight, well insulated 2600 ft2 (242 m2) house at 5 U.S. locations, ranged from 46 to 61%, averaging 52%, relative to the baseline system (lowest savings at the cold-climate Chicago location). Predicted energy use for water heating was reduced 62 to 76% relative to resistance WH. Based on these lab prototype test and analyses results a field test prototype was designed and fabricated by NGHVAC. The unit was installed in a 2400 ft2 (223 m2) research house in Knoxville, TN and field tested from May 2014 to April 2015. Based on the demonstrated field performance of the AS-IHP prototype and estimated performance of a baseline system operating under the same loads and weather conditions, it was estimated that the prototype would achieve ~40% energy savings relative to the minimum efficiency suite. The estimated WH savings were >60% and SC mode savings were >50%. But estimated SH savings were only about 20%. It is believed that had the test house been better insulated (more like the house used for the savings predictions noted above) and the IHP system nominal capacity been a bit lower that the energy savings estimate would have been closer to 45% or more (similar to the analytical prediction for the cold climate location of Chicago).

  14. Trends in U.S. Venture Capital Investments Related to Energy: 1980 through the Third Quarter of 2010

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    Dooley, James J.

    2010-11-08

    This report documents trends in U.S. venture capital investments over the period 1980 through the third quarter of calendar year 2010 (2010 Q1+Q2+Q3). Particular attention is given to U.S. venture capital investments in the energy/industrial sector over the period 1980-2010 Q1+Q2+Q3 as well as in the more recently created cross-cutting category of CleanTech over the period 1995-2010 Q1+Q2+Q3. During the early 1980s, U.S. venture capital investments in the energy/industrial sector accounted for more than 20% of all venture capital investments. However subsequent periods of low energy prices, the deregulation of large aspects of the energy industry, and the emergence of fast growing new industries like computers (both hardware and software), biotechnology and the Internet quickly reduced the priority accorded to energy/industrial investments. To wit, venture capital investments related to the energy/industrial sector accounted for only 1% of the $132 billion (in real 2010 US$) invested in 2000 by the U.S. venture capital community. The significant increase in the real price of oil that began in 2003-2004 correlates with renewed interest and increased investment by the venture capital community in energy/industrial investment opportunities. Venture capital investments for 2009 for the energy/industrial sector accounted for $2.4 billion or slightly more than 13% of all venture capital invested that year. The total venture capital invested in energy/industrial during the first three quarters of 2010 is close to $2.4 billion accounting for slightly less than 15% of all venture capital investments during the first three quarters of 2010. In 2009, the aggregate amount invested in CleanTech was $2.1 billion (11% of the total US venture capital invested in that lean year) and for the first three quarters of 2010 US venture capital investments in CleanTech have already exceeded $2.8 billion (18% of all US venture capital investments made during the first three quarters of 2010). Between 2004 and 2009, U.S. venture capital investments in energy/industrial as well as CleanTech have more than quadrupled in real terms.

  15. Trends in U.S. Venture Capital Investments Related to Energy: 1980 through the Second Quarter of 2010

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    Dooley, James J.

    2010-07-29

    This report documents trends in U.S. venture capital investments over the period 1980 through the second quarter of calendar year 2010 (2010Q1+Q2). Particular attention is given to U.S. venture capital investments in the energy/industrial sector over the period 1980-2010Q1+Q2 as well as in the more recently created cross-cutting category of CleanTech over the period 1995-2010Q1+Q2. During the early 1980s, U.S. venture capital investments in the energy/industrial sector accounted for more than 20% of all venture capital investments. However subsequent periods of low energy prices, the deregulation of large aspects of the energy industry, and the emergence of fast growing new industries like computers (both hardware and software), biotechnology and the Internet quickly reduced the priority accorded to energy/industrial investments. To wit, venture capital investments related to the energy/industrial sector accounted for only 1% of the $119 billion dollars invested in 2000 by the U.S. venture capital community. The significant increase in the real price of oil that began in 2003-2004 correlates with renewed interest and increased investment by the venture capital community in energy/industrial investment opportunities. Venture capital investments for 2009 for the energy/industrial sector accounted for $2.1 billion or slightly more than 13% of all venture capital invested that year. The total venture capital invested in energy/industrial during the first two quarters of 2010 is close to $1.8 billion accounting for 17% of all venture capital investments during the first two quarters of 2010. In 2009, the aggregate amount invested in CleanTech was $1.8 billion (30% of the total US venture capital invested in that lean year) and for the first two quarters of 2010 US venture capital investments in CleanTech have already exceeded $1.9 billion (19% of all US venture capital investments made during the first half of 2010). Between 2004 and 2009, U.S. venture capital investments in energy/industrial as well as CleanTech have more than quadrupled in real terms.