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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal species population Sample Search...  

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Sample search results for: animal species population Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Biodiversity continued (Species Diversity)Biodiversity continued (Species Diversity) I. Patterns...

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Diachonic DNA Analyses of Animal Breeds and Populations  

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with the animals they breed and raise for sustenance and secondary products such as traction, milk and wool. Since initial domestication, humans have continued to affect and modify these species until the present day. Although much attention has been paid... of Ancient DNA After an organism dies, cell and organelle membranes break down, releasing digestive enzymes into the cellular matrix (Pääbo et al. 1989). These enzymes fragment DNA molecules into short pieces approximately 100–200 bp long (Pääbo et al...

Campana, Michael Gray

2011-04-30T23:59:59.000Z

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Animations  

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The animations shown on this page are designed and meant to help understand basic geothermal concepts, and are not meant as exhaustive and detailed depictions of technical principles. Rather, they...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal population monitoring Sample Search...  

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1008 OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH Summary: , and is announced in periodic mailings from the ORC. The laboratory animal veterinarians and SHC personnel monitor... with those from other...

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Succession of Wood-inhabiting Fungal Communities  

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Succession of Wood-inhabiting Fungal Communities Diversity and Species Interactions During/Repro, Uppsala 2013 #12;Succession of Wood-inhabiting Fungal Communities ­ Diversity and Species Interactions During the Decomposition of Norway Spruce Abstract Dead wood constitutes an important substrate

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Sulfur determination in blood from inhabitants of Brazil using neutron activation analysis  

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In this study the NAA technique was applied to analyze sulfur in blood from inhabitants of Brazil for the proposition of an indicative interval. The measurements were performed considering lifestyle factors (non-smokers, non-drinkers and no history of toxicological exposure) of Brazilian inhabitants. The influence of gender was also investigated considering several age ranges (18-29, 30-39, 40-49, >50 years). These data are useful in clinical investigations, to identify or prevent diseases caused by inadequate sulfur ingestion and for nutritional evaluation of Brazilian population.

Oliveira, Laura C.; Zamboni, Cibele B. [Instituto de Pesquisas Energeticas e Nucleares (IPEN-CNEN/SP) Av. Professor Lineu Prestes 2242 05508-000 Sao Paulo, SP (Brazil)

2013-05-06T23:59:59.000Z

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Individual based modeling of animal populations using object oriented simulation techniques: investigating the effects of bonding, predation and birth cover on white-tailed deer  

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INDIVIDUAL BASED MODELING OP ANIMAL POPULATIONS USING OBJECT ORIENTED SIMULATION TECHNIQUES : INVESTIGATING THE EFFECTS OP BONDING, PREDATION AND BIRTH COVER ON WHITE-TAILED DEER A Thesis by CARL DUANE GERMAN Submitted to the Office... SIMULATION TECHNIQUES : INVESTIGATING THE EF'FECTS O( BONDING, PREDATION AND BIRTH COVER ON WHITE-TAILED DEER P, Thesis by CARL DUANE GERMAN Approved as t. o style and content Ly L. sep Folse (Cha r of Committee) /L, w c we+ &/ William E. Grant...

German, Carl Duane

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - amphibian larvae inhabiting Sample Search...  

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results for: amphibian larvae inhabiting Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 VERTEBRATES: FISH, AMPHIBIANS, REPTILES, BIRDS, MAMMALS Summary: invertebrates inhabiting permanent ponds...

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Perceptual Modeling for Behavioral Animation of Fishes  

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Perceptual Modeling for Behavioral Animation of Fishes Xiaoyuan Tu Demetri Terzopoulos Department worlds. We have created a virtual marine world inhabited by artificial fishes which can swim hydrody­ namically in simulated water through the motor control of internal muscles. Artificial fishes exploit

Toronto, University of

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Precision animal breeding  

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...fourfold during the twentieth century alone. It is expected to reach...population. During the twentieth century, a fourfold increase in the...Conservation Action Management Plans, CAMPs). PHVAs use software developed...individual animal level. The CAMPs use databases to formulate recommendations...

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Exotic Animals  

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Exotic Animals Exotic Animals Nature Bulletin No. 440-A January 15, 1972 Forest Preserve District of Cook County George W. Dunne, President Roland F. Eisenbeis, Supt. of Conservation EXOTIC ANIMALS When people settle in a new land they always bring to it plants and animals that are strangers there. The early colonists in North America brought the seeds of grains, grasses, clovers, garden crops and flowers they grew in Europe. They brought horses, cattle, sheep, goats, swine, poultry, cats and dogs. They brought honeybees because there were none here. Unfortunately, mixed with their seeds or in forage for their animals, they brought the seeds of many pesky weeds. As stowaways, they brought rats, mice and injurious insects. The colonists found a continent teeming with a great abundance and variety of wildlife, including billions of wild pigeons, ducks, geese and turkeys, but they brought their own domesticated kinds, including turkeys which had been introduced into Europe from Mexico by the Spaniards. It is a curious fact that our only domestic animal native to North America is this noble bird.

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A comparison of genetic variation between Black-Crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) populations from contaminated and reference sites  

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I examined genetic variation for two populations of Black-crowned Night Herons using a 467 base pair region of the mitochondrial DNA. One population inhabits an environment highly impacted by industrial waste, heavy metals, and urbanization; while...

Bernard, Danielle Summer

2007-04-25T23:59:59.000Z

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Nocturnal Animals  

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Nocturnal Animals Nocturnal Animals Nature Bulletin No. 151 April 17, 1948 Forest Preserve District of Cook County William N. Erickson, President Roberts Mann, Supt. of Conservation NOCTURNAL ANIMALS When the sun goes down and dusk steals over the land, the animals of the day grow drowsy and seek some sheltered spot to await another dawn. Birds slip quietly to their nests or favorite roosts. The chattering squirrel curls up in his hollow tree or a summer nest of leaves. Butterflies fold their wings and bees creep into their quiet hives. Bats and whip-poor-wills and nighthawks zigzag expertly through the air to feast on flying insects. Then darkness comes. Then the land becomes alive again as the animals of the night take over -- the hunted and the hunters. The cottontail rabbits come out to play and gorge themselves on fresh young clover and tender grass -- welcome food after nibbling all winter on the bark of hawthorn, willow, sumac and wild rose. Millions of mice scurry about. Muskrats emerge from the underwater entrances to their lodges and bank tunnels to swim and splash as they feed on tender shoots of cattails and sedges. Wild ducks and some of the shore birds feed regularly at night.

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Moss Animals  

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Moss Animals Moss Animals Nature Bulletin No. 138 January 17, 1948 Forest Preserve District of Cook County William N. Erickson, President Roberts Mann, Supt. of Conservation MOSS ANIMALS Last summer, several visitors in the forest preserves were puzzled by finding masses of jelly-like substance stuck to sunken sticks in certain ponds and lakes. These masses were usually round or egg-shaped, ranging in size from that of a tennis ball to that of a football. On the outside they were covered by a grayish scum with faint lines in a coarse design. Inside there was apparently nothing but a clear colorless jelly that quivered and shook like a well-chilled gelatin dessert. One man guessed that it was some sort of garbage; another, reasonably, that it was some strange plant growth.

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Cave Animals  

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Cave Animals Cave Animals Nature Bulletin No. 95 December 14, 1946 Forest Preserve District of Cook County William N. Erickson, President Roberts Mann, Supt. of Conservation CAVE ANIMALS Our Senior Naturalist, with a group of scientists exploring one of the big limestone quarries southwest of Chicago, found several dozen strange animals where a small underground stream pours from a seam in the rock wall. They were nearly an inch long, slender, with legs on both ends and snow white. That was a rare discovery because they were Blind Amphipods -- small members of the crayfish family that live their entire lives in secret subterranean waters. A large part of the United States is underlain by limestone, sometimes hundreds of feet thick, often close to the surface as it is here. Surface water gradually seeps down through crevices in this limestone and along horizontal seams, dissolving the rock to form channels that grow larger and larger. As the centuries pass, these form underground rivers and the caves so common in some parts of this country.

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Anime News  

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Broadcast Transcript: They say a picture is worth a thousand words. So, if there is no picture for a news story, just make something up! This is the premise a Hong Kong-based computer animation company has based its success on. No video footage...

Hacker, Randi; Boyd, David

2011-06-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Animal Noses  

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Noses Noses Nature Bulletin No. 729 October 26, 1963 Forest Preserve District of Cook County Seymour Simon, President Roberts Mann, Conservation Editor ANIMAL NOSES "Of all the animals, man has the poorest nose; he has virtually lost the sense of smell". Like so many general statements, that remark by Ernest Thompson Seton, the great naturalist, artist and storyteller, should be taken with a grain of salt. Seton was speaking of mammals only. Modern man does have a sense of smell and in some individuals, such as wine tasters, coffee tasters and perfumers, it is highly developed but, in general, his nose is far inferior to the smellers of other mammals. Nearly all of them have noses which provide the most acute and discriminating of the five senses: smell, sight, hearing, touch and taste. Among the few exceptions are the toothed whales, believed to have no sense of smell at all.

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Animal Hibernation  

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Hibernation Hibernation Nature Bulletin No. 44 December 8, 1945 Forest Preserve District of Cook County Clayton F. Smith, President Roberts Mann, Supt. of Conservation ANIMAL HIBERNATION Many animals in this northern region go into a winter sleep, called "hibernation". They usually retire to some place where they do not actually freeze, or where they at least are protected from zero temperatures. Birds do not hibernate but most species migrate to warmer regions Fish to not hibernate but withdraw to deeper waters and their body processes slow down to the point where tbeir food and oxygen requirements are a tiny fraction of the needs during summer months Aquatic insects do not hibernate. Most land insects die, leaving behind them their descendants in the egg, larva or pupa stages. Some insects, though, as for instance certain species of mosquito, hibernate in basements, cisterns and such protected places.

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Global Atmospheric Change and Animal Populations  

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, which are increasing in frequency, also produce large amounts of greenhouse gases (e.g., CO2; methane to increase dramatically (Withgott & Brennan, 2009; Figure 2). Burning of fossil fuels, such as coal, gasoline by 2100 (IPCC 2007). (Approximate contribution to global warming: 33%; Hansen & Sato 2001). Methane (CH4

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Biological estimates of dose to inhabitants of Belarus and Ukraine following the Chernobyl accident  

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......of dose to inhabitants of Belarus and Ukraine following the Chernobyl accident A. Edwards...Medical Radiology (KhIMR), Kharkiv, Ukraine 4 Institute of Genetics and Cytology...and persons who lived in Belarus and Ukraine within about 30 km of the reactor were......

A. Edwards; P. Voisin; I. Sorokine-Durm; N. Maznik; V. Vinnikov; L. Mikhalevich; J. Moquet; D. Lloyd; M. Delbos; V. Durand

2004-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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early 800 native fish species in 36 families inhabit the freshwater rivers, streams, and  

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N early 800 native fish species in 36 families inhabit the freshwater rivers, streams, and lakes of the United States and Canada. North America has the most diverse temperate freshwater fish fauna in the world. Only about 5 percent of these are the familiar sport or game fishes like trout and bass. The remaining

Liskiewicz, Maciej

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Animal Hands  

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Hands Hands Nature Bulletin No. 611 October 1, 1960 Forest Preserve District of Cook County Daniel Ryan, President Roberts Mann, Conservation Editor David H. Thompson, Senior Naturalist ANIMAL HANDS Muddy footprints shaped like babies' hands can be seen on almost every trash barrel in our forest preserve picnic areas. These are made by raccoons which come at night to eat discarded sandwiches, chicken bones and other food scraps. The hind feet as well as the front feet of the coon are built like hands and that its front foot, especially in mud or soft snow, leaves a print of the palm with four spread fingers and a thumb. The track of the hind foot is longer with a definite heal. The coon feels for fish, crawfish, frogs and snails along the water's edge, scrubbing each thoroughly before eating. Full of curiosity and mischief, a pet coon quickly learns to unlatch doors, play with small objects and pick people's pockets.

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Plants & Animals  

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Plants & Animals Plants & Animals Plants & Animals Plant and animal monitoring is performed to determine whether Laboratory operations are impacting human health via the food chain. April 12, 2012 A rabbit on LANL land. A rabbit on LANL land. Contact Environmental Communication & Public Involvement P.O. Box 1663 MS M996 Los Alamos, NM 87545 (505) 667-0216 Email We sample many plants and animals, including wild and domestic crops, game animals, fish, and food products from animals, as well as other plants and animals not considered food sources. What plants and animals do we monitor? LANL monitors both edible and non-edible plants and animals to determine whether Laboratory operations are impacting human health via the food chain, or to find contaminants that indicate they are being moved in the

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Animal Biotechnology [and Discussion  

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...August 1989 research-article Animal Biotechnology [and Discussion] B. A. Cross C. R. Lowe K. James Biotechnology has taken two directions in efforts...environmental implications. Animal biotechnology. | Biotechnology has taken two...

1989-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Producing computer facial animation  

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animation. A description of current state of the art provides current achievements by academic and industrial labs as well as individual artists. A tutorial focusing on modeling, texturing, and setting up animation controls for a facial model offers step...

Koehlert, Erik Wulf

1998-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Photosynthesis in Dynamic Animations  

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Photosynthesis in Dynamic Animations ... To support chemistry instruction in high school we created a series of interactive animations that show photosynthetic processes in a eukaryotic cell. ... The example from the educational program “Photosynthesis in Dynamic Animations”, the description of photosynthetic cell. ...

Milada Teplá; Helena Klímová

2013-10-09T23:59:59.000Z

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Gas-bubble disease in three fish species inhabiting the heated discharge of a steam-electric station using hypolimnetic cooling water  

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White bass (Morone chrysops), bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus), and largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides...) inhabiting the heated discharge canal of Duke Power Company's Marshall Steam Station, Lake Norman, Nort...

M. C. McINERNY

1990-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Advances in Animal Biotechnology  

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Abstract Animal biotechnology is used to improve food resources, to make biomedical advances and for industrial and commercial purposes. Today, the intersection of technology (genomic sequencing and computing) and biology (including cloning and regenerative medicine) bring a new sense of ‘animal biotechnology,’ in which new products and experimental models can be imagined and realized. With these advances come challenges regarding product safety and animal welfare, as well as proper regulation. Animal biotechnology is a continually evolving field. Regulations will continue to develop as the field develops.

L.B. Schook; L.A. Rund; W. Hu; K.A. Darfour-Oduro; L.A. Knapp; F.M. Rodrigues; K.M. Schachtschneider

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Plant and Animal Immigrants  

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and Animal Immigrants and Animal Immigrants Nature Bulletin No. 43 December 1, 1945 Forest Preserve District of Cook County Clayton F. Smith, President Roberts Mann, Superintendent of Conservation PLANT AND ANIMAL IMMIGRANTS When foreign plants and animals are brought to a new country they either become naturalized and thrive, or they cling to their old ways and die out. after they, too, find new freedoms because they leave their enemies, competitors, parasites, and some of their diseases behind them -- much as immigrant people do. The United States now supports about 300 times as many people as it did when Columbus discovered America. This is possible because the domesticated plants and animals that the early settlers brought with them give much higher yields of food and clothing than the Indians got from wild ones.

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Pb-210 irradiation dose estimation for inhabitants living in high natural background areas on Pernambuco/Brazil  

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This work was designed to: (a) determine 210Pb concentration in human urine samples of inhabitants of two regions with high natural radiation in the state of Pernambuco - Brazil; (b) estimate radiation dose in bones as a result of this radionuclide incorporation. For this, urine samples of healthy and non-smoker subjects were studied. Pb-210 was separated by ion-exchange resin technique followed by beta counting, which were conducted in a Canberra Tennelec S5E detector. Concentrations of 210Pb in the urine samples of inhabitants from one region varied from 65 to 267 mBq.l?1, while the other ranged from 62 to 440 mBq.l?1. The maximum annual dose estimated in bones for individuals from the first region was about 0.81 nSv and about 1.33 nSv for inhabitants of the second one. In this report, the methodology employed, the results and the radiation-induced health effects are presented as well as discussed.

C.E.O. Costa Júnior; E.B. Silva; A. Amaral; C.M. Silva; J.A. Santos Júnior

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The role of plants and animals in isolation barriers at Hanford, Washington  

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The Hanford Site Surface Barrier Development Program was organized in 1985 to test the effectiveness of various barrier designs in minimizing the effects of water infiltration; plant, animal, and human intrusion; and wind and water erosion on buried wastes, and in minimizing the emanation of noxious gases. Plants will serve to minimize drainage and erosion, but present,the potential for growing roots into wastes. Animals burrow holes into the soil, and the burrow holes could allow water to preferentially drain into the waste. They also bring soil to the surface which, if wastes are incorporated, could present a risk for the dispersion of wastes into the environment. This report reviews work done to assess the role of plants and animals in isolation barriers at Hanford. It also reviews work done to understand the potential effects from climate change on the plants and animals that may inhabit barriers in the future.

Link, S.O.; Cadwell, L.L.; Petersen, K.L.; Sackschewsky, M.R.; Landeen, D.S.

1995-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Cytogenetic study of population three years after the Chernobyl disaster  

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Studies after the Chernobyl Disaster revealed an increased level of chromosome aberrations in cultured lymphocytes of the inhabitants of the radiation-polluted regions. This work estimates the resolution capacity of a method of accounting for chromosomal aberrations in human lymphocyte culture. The results reveal population effects of low-dose chronic irradiation by radioactive sediments three and more years after the Chernobyl Disaster. 13 refs., 2 tabs.

Bochkov, N.P.; Katosova, L.D.; Platonova, V.I. [Research Center for Medical Genetics, Moscow (Russian Federation)] [and others

1995-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Electrochromic Glazings: Animation Parameters  

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Glazings Glazings Animation Simulation Parameters The Electrochromic Glazing Office Animation is created using an image compositing method whereby separate images of the office generated with only one source of illumination are added together in variable percentages to come up with the final image. This method assumes that the sources of illumination do not change position through the animation sequence. Although the sun does move approximately 5 degrees during the span of this 20 minute animation sequence, because this movement is not the focus of the simulation and does not significantly change the intensity of the solar exposure, it is ignored. This method takes advantage of the principal of the scalability of light to avoid the significant time involved in calculating separate Radiance renderings for each combination of sky condition (direct sun versus no direct sun) and electrochromic glazing transmission.

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Animals that Hide Underground  

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Animals that Hide Underground Animals that Hide Underground Nature Bulletin No. 733 November 23, 1963 Forest Preserve District of Cook County Seymour Simon, President David H. Thompson, Senior Naturalist ANIMALS THAT HIDE UNDERGROUND A hole in the ground has an air of mystery about it that rouses our curiosity. No matter whether it is so small that only a worm could squeeze into it, or large enough for a fox den, our questions are much the same. What animal dug the hole? Is it down there now? What is it doing? When will it come out? An underground burrow has several advantages for an animal. In it, many kinds find safety from enemies for themselves and their young. For others, it is an air-conditioned escape from the burning sun of summer and a snug retreat away from the winds and cold of winter. The moist atmosphere of a subterranean home allows the prolonged survival of a wide variety of lower animals which, above the surface, would soon perish from drying.

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The Shapes of Animals  

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Shapes of Animals Shapes of Animals Nature Bulletin No. 698 December 15, 1962 Forest Preserve District of Cook County Seymour Simon, President David H. Thompson, Senior Naturalist THE SHAPES OF ANIMALS The shape of an animal tells a great deal about the kind of life it leads. Unlike common plants which stay rooted to one spot, they are active creatures that move about under their own power. They crawl, walk, run, jump, climb, dig, swim or fly. They hunt food, make homes, produce young, flee from their enemies or fight them. Certain body proportions and types of legs, wings or other features go along with each habit of life. Animals, even when they are at rest, give the impression of being ready to do something or go somewhere. For example, animals that specialize in jumping, such as the rabbit, frog, flea, grasshopper and kangaroo, have long powerful hind legs. The climbers may have the grasping feet of the opossum and raccoon; the hooked claws of tree squirrels, cats, woodpeckers and many insects; or the suction cups of the tree frog's toes, or the housefly's feet, by which they can walk up a window pane or upside down across a ceiling. The best diggers -- the mole, woodchuck, badger and the underground young of a 17-year cicada -- have short stout forelegs equipped with heavy claws for scooping earth.

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Primitives for animation of algorithms  

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are the difficulty to animate algorithms automatically (or even manually) and the lack of color which is an important visual attribute. TANGO [23] (transition-based animation generation) is another algorithm animation system developed using a path... are the difficulty to animate algorithms automatically (or even manually) and the lack of color which is an important visual attribute. TANGO [23] (transition-based animation generation) is another algorithm animation system developed using a path...

Sudarsky, Sandra

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Medieval Names for Animals  

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Medieval Names for Animals Medieval Names for Animals Nature Bulletin No. 449-A March 18, 1972 Forest Preserve District of Cook County George W. Dunne, President Roland F. Eisenbeis, Supt. of Conservation MEDIEVAL NAMES FOR ANIMALS The English language is a polyglot -- a confusion of several languages - - and it contains many words dating back to medieval times. Some of them are still in common use; some now have entirely different meanings; many have been forgotten; others are rarely heard but are defined, as archaic words, in the unabridged dictionaries. Recently the narrator on a television program, showing great numbers of wild beasts in Africa, used the expression: "a pride of lions". An acquaintance remembered having seen it in "Sir Nigel", a novel about the days when knighthood was in flower, written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who is famous for his stories about Sherlock Holmes. Searching through a copy of that book in a public library, we found two pages which contained many ancient terms for gatherings or numbers of animals, such as: "a pride of lions", "a cete of badgers", and a "swarm" or "skulk" of foxes.

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Composting Large Animal Carcasses  

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Disposing of large animal carcasses can be a problem for agricultural producers. Composting is a simple, low-cost method that yields a useful product that can be used as fertilizer. In this publication you'll learn the basics of composting, how...

Auvermann, Brent W.; Mukhtar, Saqib; Heflin, Kevin

2006-10-31T23:59:59.000Z

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Circuit theory predicts gene flow in plant and animal populations  

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...inductors that store and release energy over time and resist instantaneous...data on habitat quality and distribution. For wolverines, such a...1984 ) Random Walks and Electric Networks ( Math Assoc of Am...evolution, and conservation planning. | National Center for Ecological...

Brad H. McRae; Paul Beier

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Building the bridge between animal movement and population dynamics  

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...used for recording energy expenditure, activity...invest more time and energy in food acquisition...success with increasing average foraging trip duration...2003) and adult energy balance (Shaffer...the rate of prey consumption by individual predators...the scaling of home ranges with body...

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Fight Over Animal Fats  

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The Environmental Protection Agency’s recent decision to increase the amount of biomass-based diesel that must be blended into the U.S. fuel supply in 2013 under the Renewable Fuel Standard is creating more headaches for the makers of soap and detergent products. ... But since 2004, federal policymakers have increasingly driven and subsidized the diversion of animal fats to biofuel production through tax credit supports and guaranteed markets under the Renewable Fuel Standard, explains ACI President ... ...

GLENN HESS

2012-11-19T23:59:59.000Z

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Creating effective character animation  

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. 2 Parametric Surlaces. . . . . 4. 3 Implicit Surfaces . . . . . . 24 . . . . . 25 30 Page CHAPTER V COMPUTER BASED METHODS OF ANIMATION . . . , . . . . . 32 5, 1 Kinematics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5. 2 Lattice... deformed lattice over a VW Bug model. . . 41 Fig. 15. A sphere with selected surface points . Fig. 16. A sphere with transhtel surface points. . . . . . Fig. 17. Varying areas of influence around metabaHs and their effects on the metaball systems...

Gerwig, Jennifer

1999-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Do Animals Talk?  

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Do Animals Talk? Do Animals Talk? Nature Bulletin No. 635 April 1, 1961 Forest Preserve District of Cook County Daniel Ryan, President Roberts Mann, Conservation Editor David H. Thompson, Senior Naturalist DO ANIMALS TALK ? Amateur bird fans are not all bird watchers. Some of us are bird listeners. In the forest preserves and rural regions, the big black noisy crow is a continual challenge. At the first light of dawn an evenly spaced "caw, caw, caw" seems to say "Hello! Is anybody awake?" Soon it is answered by sleepy crow voices. They have food calls, assembly calls, alarm calls, courtship calls and a lot of squabbling over roosting spots as they settle down for the night. The adults are very quiet near the nest but the fledglings make loud gargling sounds as they are fed. The discovery of an owl or cat sets off a sort of mob hysteria. By hiding a microphone among a flock of crows it has been found that they also talk in whispers.

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Relationships of Plants and Animals  

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Under normal circumstances, a botanist does not encounter many animals. His interest is focussed on other things and his activities are generally diurnal. Yet he naturally meets the many signs of animal activi...

Marius Jacobs

1988-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Cultivation and Genomic, Nutritional, and Lipid Biomarker Characterization of Roseiflexus Strains Closely Related to Predominant In Situ Populations Inhabiting Yellowstone Hot Spring Microbial Mats  

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...microbial genomes (IMG) annotation pipeline of the Joint Genome Institute...separated into apolar (containing wax esters) and polar fractions...and alcohols that comprise the wax esters (see reference 44 for...are dominated by C30 to C36 wax esters, including n/iso...

Marcel T. J. van der Meer; Christian G. Klatt; Jason Wood; Donald A. Bryant; Mary M. Bateson; Laurens Lammerts; Stefan Schouten; Jaap S. Sinninghe Damsté; Michael T. Madigan; David M. Ward

2010-04-02T23:59:59.000Z

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Journal of Animal Ecology 2007  

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-dependent and density-independent factors on population dynamics (Royama 1992; Saether 1997; Bjornstad & Grenfell 2001

Wilmers, Chris

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Fuel Cell Animation | Department of Energy  

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Fuel Cell Animation Fuel Cell Animation This fuel cell animation demonstrates how a fuel cell uses hydrogen to produce electricity, with only water and heat as byproducts. Hydrogen...

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New Mexico State University Department of Animal & Range Sciences  

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New Mexico State University Department of Animal & Range Sciences Number 299 September 24, 2012 Holechek is giving an invited paper, "How global trends in population, energy use, water use, and climate to officially dedicate the Southwest Center for Rangeland Sustainability at the Corona Range and Livestock

Johnson, Eric E.

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Heptaketides from Corynespora sp. Inhabiting the Cavern Beard Lichen, Usnea caWernosa: First Report of Metabolites of an Endolichenic Fungus1  

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Heptaketides from Corynespora sp. Inhabiting the Cavern Beard Lichen, Usnea caWernosa: First Report fungal strain, Corynespora sp. BA-10763, occurring in the cavern beard lichen Usnea ca the lichen Usnea caVernosa (cavern beard lichen; Parmeliaceae; Lecanorales), collected in early 2005 from

Arnold, A. Elizabeth

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Realistic modeling for facial animation  

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Keywords: RGB/Range scanners, discrete deformable models, facial animation, feature-based facial adaptation, physics-based facial modeling, texture mapping

Yuencheng Lee; Demetri Terzopoulos; Keith Waters

1995-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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INSTITUTE OF BIODIVERSITY, ANIMAL HEALTH AND COMPARATIVE MEDICINE -APPLICATIONS AWAITING OUTCOMES AT DECEMBER 2010  

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1 INSTITUTE OF BIODIVERSITY, ANIMAL HEALTH AND COMPARATIVE MEDICINE - APPLICATIONS AWAITING on the behaviour and demographics of marine endotherms: From individuals to populations. 03/11/2010 Fellowship 254

Guo, Zaoyang

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The Rights of an Animal  

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... object is to argue that “animals have the same abstract rights of life and personal liberty with man.” The ambiguity which attaches to the word “same” in this opening ... essay consists. That animals have not in all respects identical “rights of life and liberty with man” is too obvious a truth for even Mr. Nicholson to combat. ...

1879-07-24T23:59:59.000Z

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Tool use by aquatic animals  

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...sponges up from the seabed and wear them over their beaks for protection...qualify as tool use [66]. Some marine mammals use objects in other...Finally, aquatic and especially marine habitats are much more three-dimensional...animals. Many filter-feeding marine animals are sessile and thus...

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Journal of Animal Ecology 2002  

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Journal of Animal Ecology 2002 71, 23­31 © 2002 British Ecological Society Blackwell Science Ltd TONI LAAKSONEN, ERKKI KORPIM�KI and HARRI HAKKARAINEN Section of Ecology, Department of Biology of Animal Ecology (2002) 71, 23­31 Introduction An understanding of age-dependent reproductive out- put

Laaksonen, Toni

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Journal of Animal Ecology 2004  

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Journal of Animal Ecology 2004 73, 342­352 © 2004 British Ecological Society Blackwell Publishing VALKAMA and VILLE P�YRI Section of Ecology, Department of Biology, University of Turku, FIN-20014 Turku, reproductive value, sex allocation, sex-dependent mortality, varia- ble environment. Journal of Animal Ecology

Laaksonen, Toni

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The Life Span of Animals  

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Span of Animals Span of Animals Nature Bulletin No. 486-A March 24, 1973 Forest Preserve District of Cook County George W. Dunne, President Roland F. Eisenbeis, Supt. of Conservation THE LIFE SPAN OF ANIMALS Signs of senility, or extreme old age, are seldom seen in the wild. Animals living under natural conditions rarely approach their maximum possible age because of very high death rates due to infant mortality, diseases, predators, bad weather, accidents, or competition for food and shelter. For this reason, most of the reliable information about the length of the life span comes from zoos, where accurate records are kept and animals live under conditions almost ideally suited to prolong life. A mouse whose life is measured in months in the wild can survive years of captivity.

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Journal of Animal Ecology 2002  

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fluctuations and population growth rates of 15 raptor species in the Kalahari desert in South Africa. 2 on larger prey-items than population abundances of species best described by density dependence. 4. Population growth rates were always best described by direct density dependence. The strength of density

Krüger, Oliver

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Environmentally-friendly animal litter  

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An animal litter composition that includes geopolymerized ash particulates having a network of repeating aluminum-silicon units is described herein. Generally, the animal litter is made from a quantity of a pozzolanic ash mixed with an alkaline activator to initiate a geopolymerization reaction that forms geopolymerized ash. This geopolymerization reaction may occur within a pelletizer. After the geopolymerized ash is formed, it may be dried and sieved to a desired size. These geopolymerized ash particulates may be used to make a non-clumping or clumping animal litter or other absorbing material. Aluminum sulfate, clinoptilolite, silica gel, sodium alginate and mineral oil may be added as additional ingredients.

Boxley, Chett; McKelvie, Jessica

2013-09-03T23:59:59.000Z

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Animal Viruses of Genetic Interest  

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Early work on the genetics of animal viruses was reviewed, with extensive references, by Fenner and Sambrook (1964), and work done between 1963 and 1969 by Fenner (1970a...). A general account of the biology of a...

Frank Fenner

1975-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Animal testing of beauty products  

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Animal testing of beauty products Animal testing of beauty products Name: Wayers Location: N/A Country: N/A Date: N/A Question: I consider animal testing to be cruel and unnecessary in most cases. I do not disapprove entirely with the testing of drugs and beneficial technology on animals; but I completely have a problem with testing unimportant items, such as make up, hair spray, and other beauty products on innocent lives. Are there any other methods of testing companies can use that wouldn't involve the harming of animals? Wayers Replies: Experience, theoretical models and testing on cell cultures can offer guidelines for a good guess as to what will happen when you throw some new chemical into a human body, but there are examples of where even very careful guesses have proved in practice to be terribly wrong (Thalidomide and DES come to mind). Given the very high level of safety that people demand from substances that go in or on their bodies, the only testing method that is considered reliable enough at present for new chemicals is to try the stuff out on some living creature that can tell you if it hurts or is sick. And even then you must be sure the creature is as similar as possible, at least in the part of the body you are worried about, to human beings. (This is itself a real challenge, and progress in treating disease is often hampered by the lack of a suitable animal model.) Thus ultimately comes the difficult ethical choice you are concerned with: namely, who or what gets to be the guinea pig? In terms of beauty products, there are enough people who feel as you do that there are a number of product lines which are guaranteed to be made without animal testing (they use ingredients that have been tested earlier on animals and are now recognized as safe). You can find them in natural foods and ecologically-conscious stores.

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THE RESONANT TRANS-NEPTUNIAN POPULATIONS  

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The trans-Neptunian objects (TNOs) trapped in mean-motion resonances with Neptune were likely emplaced there during planet migration late in the giant-planet formation process. We perform detailed modeling of the resonant objects detected in the Canada-France Ecliptic Plane Survey (CFEPS) in order to provide population estimates and, for some resonances, constrain the complex internal orbital element distribution. Detection biases play a critical role because phase relationships with Neptune make object discovery more likely at certain longitudes. This paper discusses the 3:2, 5:2, 2:1, 3:1, 5:1, 4:3, 5:3, 7:3, 5:4, and 7:4 mean-motion resonances, all of which had CFEPS detections, along with our upper limit on 1:1 Neptune Trojans (which is consistent with their small population estimated elsewhere). For the plutinos (TNOs in the 3:2 resonance) we refine the orbital element distribution given by Kavelaars et al. in 2009 and show that steep H-magnitude distributions (N(H){proportional_to}10{sup {alpha}H}, with {alpha} = 0.8-0.9) are favored in the range H{sub g} = 8-9, and confirm that this resonance does not share the inclination distribution of the classical Kuiper Belt. We give the first population estimate for the 5:2 resonance and find that, to within the uncertainties, the population is equal to that of the 3:2 ({approx_equal}13,000 TNOs with H{sub g} < 9.16), whereas the 2:1 population is smaller by a factor of 3-4 compared to the other two resonances. We also measure significant populations inhabiting the 4:3, 5:3, 7:3, 5:4, 7:4, 3:1, and 5:1 resonances, with H{sub g} < 9.16 (D > 100 km) populations in the thousands. We compare our intrinsic population and orbital element distributions with several published models of resonant-TNO production; the most striking discrepancy is that resonances beyond the 2:1 are in reality more heavily populated than in published models.

Gladman, B.; Lawler, S. M.; Van Laerhoven, C. [Department of Physics and Astronomy, 6224 Agricultural Road, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1 (Canada); Petit, J.-M.; Rousselot, P. [Institut UTINAM, CNRS-UMR 6213, Observatoire de Besancon, BP 1615, 25010 Besancon Cedex (France); Kavelaars, J. [Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, National Research Council of Canada, Victoria, BC V9E 2E7 (Canada); Jones, R. L. [Department of Astronomy, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 (United States); Parker, J. Wm.; Bieryla, A. [Southwest Research Institute, 1050 Walnut Street, Suite 300, Boulder, CO 80302 (United States); Nicholson, P. [Department of Astronomy, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 (United States); Ashby, M. L. N. [Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, 60 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 (United States)

2012-07-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Theoretical Population Biology 69 (2006) 231233 ESS theory now  

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Theoretical Population Biology 69 (2006) 231­233 Editorial ESS theory now More than 30 years have passed since the concept of evolutionarily stable strategy (ESS) was introduced in the context of animal of the ESS concept. Even today the main idea, and the more general one, remains to look for a population

Lessard, Sabin

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Pharmacodynamics of Fluoroquinolones in Experimental Animals  

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The efficacy of antimicrobials in experimental infections in animals is dependent on both the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of the drug. The pharmacokinetics of fluoroquinolones in experimental animals...

W. Craig; A. Dalhoff

1998-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Creating coherent animations from video  

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In this paper, different techniques for the creation of time coherent figurative animations from a video input are presented. The animations are generated using an analysis-synthesis approach. Information of the scene is extracted using only a 2D RGB image. No markers or depth planes are needed. After the analysis, the image is drawn again using the extracted information. To guarantee temporal coherence when redrawing the image, different alternatives have been explored: matching and interpolation on the parameters domain and gradient descent parameter update. All methods and variations are described and illustrated with images.

Javier Villegas; George Legrady

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ANIMAL RIGHTS AND  

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: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1992)., HOLMES ROLSTON III 2. Simple objects such as balls can be rotated with other toys, and where possible, some possibility for their animation can be provided. A ball); to rotate a wheel or perform other exercise to deliver food treats; or to turn on showers or mists in which

Galef Jr., Bennett G.

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Animal innovation defined and operationalized  

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, improvisation, innovation, invention, operational definition, social learning 1. Introduction The studyAnimal innovation defined and operationalized Grant Ramsey Department of Philosophy, University://www.aim.unizh.ch/Members/vanschaik.html Abstract: Innovation is a key component of most definitions of culture and intelligence. Additionally

Indiana University

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Animal conservation, carbon and sustainability  

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...different routes by which conservation can be achieved. Phil...systems are available for conservation? (a) Protected areas...inter- est in common pool resources. Somewhat...A (2002) Animal conservation 1797 Towns have difficulty supplying potable water, treatment for human...

2002-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Journal of Animal Ecology 2007  

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Journal of Animal Ecology 2007 76, 1045­1052 © 2007 The Authors. Journal compilation © 2007 British Ecological Society Blackwell Publishing Ltd Climatechangecanaltercompetitiverelationshipsbetween resident and migratory birds MARKUS P. AHOLA, TONI LAAKSONEN, TAPIO EEVA and ESA LEHIKOINEN Section of Ecology

Laaksonen, Toni

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal health animal Sample Search Results  

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City -UMKC Laboratory Animal Research Core -LARC Summary: applicable training in animal care and use, occupational health and safety, equipment operation, and Standard... Status...

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Animal Waste Treatment System Loan Program (Missouri)  

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The purpose of the Animal Waste Treatment System Loan Program is to finance animal waste treatment systems for independent livestock and poultry producers at below conventional interest rates. Loan...

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Predicting animal cadmium concentrations in lakes  

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... from each of three dialysis samplers. Cadmium in water and animal samples was measured by flameless atomic-absorption spectrophotometry.

Landis Hare; André Tessier

1996-04-04T23:59:59.000Z

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Safeguarding Animal Health AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES &  

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Safeguarding Animal Health AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES & VIRAL HEMORRHAGIC SEPTICEMIA Teresa L. Dudis;Safeguarding Animal Health AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES An aquatic invasive species (AIS) is an aquatic parasite%20White%20Paper% 20%20-%20FINAL%20VERSION.pdf #12;Safeguarding Animal Health AIS ­ Parasites

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Computer animations stimulate contagious yawning in chimpanzees  

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...to three-dimensional computer animations, they probably...Field Station. The DAVE School (Digital Animation and...as well as the base grant of the National Institutes...played from a laptop computer facing the experimenters...be seen in the glass Computer animations stimulate...

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Population Cycles in Small Mammals CHARLES J. KREBS and JUDITH H. MYERS  

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Population Cycles in Small Mammals CHARLES J. KREBS and JUDITH H. MYERS Institute of Animal;268 CHARLES J. KREBS AND JUDITH H. MYERS VII. Evolution of Microtine Cycles . . 384 VIII. Summary . . 386 be almost anything: golden mice, holy water fr

Krebs, Charles J.

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SPOILAGE OF ANIMAL PRODUCTS | Seafood  

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Abstract A seafood product is considered spoiled when it is deemed by consumers to be unacceptable for consumption due to poor appearance, flavor, or texture. Microbial spoilage occurs when the formation of off-flavors, off-odors, discoloration, or slime reach objectionable levels, the determination of which is influenced by cultural and economic background. Spoilage of seafood depends on the types and populations of microbial contaminants, intrinsic factors (pH, water activity, enzyme activity, and nutrient content), and extrinsic environmental factors (temperature, package head space gas composition, and storage time). Although spoiled seafoods generally are not unsafe, spoiled fish of the Scombridae family can result in the formation of toxic biogenic amines such as histamine.

D.L. Marshall

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Population, Consumption & the Environment  

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12/11/2009 1 Population, Consumption & the Environment Alex de Sherbinin Center for International of carbon in 2001 · The ecological footprint, a composite measure of consumption measured in hectares kind of consumption is bad for the environment? 2. How are population dynamics and consumption linked

Columbia University

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Population | OpenEI  

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Population Population Dataset Summary Description Total population (in millions) by country, 1980 to 2010. Compiled by Energy Information Administration (EIA). Source EIA Date Released Unknown Date Updated Unknown Keywords EIA Population world Data text/csv icon population_by_country_1980_2010millions.csv (csv, 59.1 KiB) Quality Metrics Level of Review Peer Reviewed Comment Temporal and Spatial Coverage Frequency Time Period 1980 - 2010 License License Other or unspecified, see optional comment below Comment Rate this dataset Usefulness of the metadata Average vote Your vote Usefulness of the dataset Average vote Your vote Ease of access Average vote Your vote Overall rating Average vote Your vote Comments Login or register to post comments If you rate this dataset, your published comment will include your rating.

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Regeneration of Lost Parts in Animals  

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Regeneration of Lost Parts in Animals Regeneration of Lost Parts in Animals Nature Bulletin No. 751 April 11, 1964 Forest Preserve District of Cook County Seymour Simon, President David H. Thompson, Senior Naturalist REGENERATION OF LOST PARTS IN ANIMALS For ages, mankind has been fascinated with the idea that lost parts of animals can be regrown. According to Greek legend, one of the twelve "labors" of Hercules was the destruction of the Hydra, a gigantic monster with nine serpents' heads. Finding that as soon as one head was cut off two new ones grew in its place, at last he burned out their roots with firebrands. All animals have the power of regeneration to a greater or lesser degree. In man and higher animals it is quite limited. We see it most often in the healing of wounds and the mending of bones. A lost fingernail can be replaced but not a lost finger. Lower animals have a much greater ability to replace parts. For instance, the little half-inch flatworm, Planaria, that lives under rocks in clean creeks can be cut into as many as 32 pieces and each fragment is able to rebuild a miniature flatworm complete with head, tail, eyes, mouth and internal organs.

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Population Trends and Prospects  

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...improve-ments in food availability per person, and today the actual number...population growth. Consequently, food production per person in most developing countries...is no improvement in staple food production, primarily cereal grain, in countries...

W. Parker Mauldin

1980-07-04T23:59:59.000Z

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Populating the Whole Landscape  

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Every de Sitter vacuum can transition to every other de Sitter vacuum despite any obstacle, despite intervening anti-de Sitter sinks, despite not being connected by an instanton. Eternal inflation populates the whole landscape.

Adam R. Brown; Alex Dahlen

2012-02-19T23:59:59.000Z

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Animals as sentinels of environmental health hazards  

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The Committee on Animals as Monitors of Environmental Hazards was formed when the Agency for Toxic Substance and Disease Registry requested that the National Academy of Sciences gather an NRC committee to review and evaluate the usefulness of animal epidemiologic studies for human risk assessment and recommend the types of data that should be collected. With specific questions in mind, the committee attempted to determine how animals could be used for ecological and human health risk determinations as well as to provide an early-warning system for risk assessment and management.

Glickman, L.T.; Fairbrother, A.; Guarino, A.M.; Bergman, H.L.; Buck, W.B.

1991-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Estimation of the larval numbers of two Heliothis species in a local population  

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OF LITERAIURE l. Host plants of the bollworm . 2. Factors influencing s population 3. The tobacco budworm 4. Sampling of a population PROCEDURE 1. General method 2. Sampling of crops . 3. Sampling of wild hosts 4. Identification of larvae 5... learn to better control the animals with which man is forced to live and cope, The purpose of the present study was to investigate certain aspects of the population dynamics of the bollworm, Heliothis sea (Boddie) and the tobacco budworm, Heliothis...

Henry, Patrick Malcolm

1964-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Animal Care Enforcement Actions | Data.gov  

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Animal Care Enforcement Actions Animal Care Enforcement Actions Agriculture Community Menu DATA APPS EVENTS DEVELOPER STATISTICS COLLABORATE ABOUT Agriculture You are here Data.gov » Communities » Agriculture » Data Animal Care Enforcement Actions Dataset Summary Description Contains monthly reports on 7060s and stipulations related to enforcement of the Animal Welfare and Horse Protection Acts. Form 7060 - Official warning of an alleged violation of statue or regulation and notice to the subject that APHIS may seek civil or criminal penalties for alleged violation in the future if the subject again violates. Stipulation - a pre-litigation monetary settlement between APHIS and the subject. The stipulation provides the subject with notice of alleged violation, affords the subject an opportunity for an administrative hearing, and offers the subject an opportunity to waive the hearing and pay a monetary penalty calculated within Civil Penalty guidelines.

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Animal Farm Powers Village | Open Energy Information  

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Animal Farm Powers Village Animal Farm Powers Village Jump to: navigation, search Name Animal Farm Powers Village Agency/Company /Organization M2 Presswire Sector Energy Focus Area Agriculture, Energy Efficiency - Central Plant, Economic Development, Renewable Energy, Biomass - Anaerobic Digestion, Biomass, Biomass - Waste To Energy Phase Develop Finance and Implement Projects Resource Type Case studies/examples Availability Publicly available; free Publication Date 4/18/2011 Website http://news.tradingcharts.com/ Locality Hatherop, England References Animal Farm Powers Village[1] Contents 1 Overview 2 Highlights 3 Environmental Aspects 4 Related Tools 5 References Overview This press release describes a project completed in Hatherop, a small English village. The project is a combined heat and power (CHP) plant

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Information Scaffolding: Application to Technical Animation  

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Into Place The device pictured contains four batteries.The animation of the batteries is done is such a way thatis clear that the four batteries are all the same and that

Newman, Catherine Claire

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Knowledge-Based Computer Animation System  

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This paper reproduces part of a doctoral thesis proposal describing the design of a system capable of generating animated drawings in response to a simple story. The representation and interaction of the various sources ...

Kahn, Kenneth M.

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Computer Animation: Algorithms and Techniques, 3 edition  

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Driven by demand from the entertainment industry for better and more realistic animation, technology continues to evolve and improve. The algorithms and techniques behind this technology are the foundation of this comprehensive book, which is written ...

Rick Parent

2012-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The modelling cycle for collective animal behaviour  

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...physicists, mathematicians, engineers as well as biologists. Almost...local configuration of the environment and other individuals around...function of the animals' local environment and compare this with several...physicists, mathematicians, engineers as well as biologists. Almost...

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Towards believable cloth motion in computer animation  

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This thesis covers the implementation of a cloth modeling algorithm within a computer animation package. The main objective of this thesis is to prove the feasibility of simulating the behavior of cloth using an empirically based model coupled...

Segu, Sunil Venkatesh

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Scale-Up of Animal Cell Cultures  

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The techniques of large-scale animal cell culture technology have been in use for almost 30 years now and have become increasingly important in the development and production of biological products of commerci...

Eunan McGlinchey; Donnacha O’Driscoll; Martin Clynes

1998-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Animals on Campus Responsible Administrative Unit  

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areas housing hazardous materials or machinery. 3.3 Except for trained service animals1 and fish: March 5, 2013 Page 2 of 2 3.4 Aquariums no larger than 30 gallons containing fish or turtles

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Page 1 of 5 Alison Van Eenennaam, UC Davis Applications of Animal Biotechnology in Animal Health, January 2009  

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Page 1 of 5 Alison Van Eenennaam, UC Davis Applications of Animal Biotechnology in Animal Health, January 2009 POTENTIAL EFFECTS OF BIOTECHNOLOGY ON ANIMAL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING Written by Bill Pohlmeier treatments Animal biotechnology offers a number of approaches to fight disease in animals. Firstly, through

Delany, Mary E.

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Anim. Behav., 1995, 50, 623-633 Behavioural variation in natural populations. VII. Maternal body temperature  

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temperature does not affect juvenile thermoregulation in a garter snake STEVAN J. ARNOLD, CHARLES R. PETERSON studies of most snakes indicate modal activity temperatures within a similar range (Peterson et al. 1993. For example, scalation in water snakes is affected only slightly by developmental temperature (Osgood 1978

Arnold, Stevan J.

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Satellite imagery characterizes local animal reservoir populations of Sin Nombre virus in the  

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Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131; §Special Pathogens Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases infected mice and the crude prevalence was 30.8%. Only 1 18 of the low-risk sites contained infected

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Principles of Population Health Science Population Health 795  

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1 Principles of Population Health Science Population Health 795 A course in the Program in Population Health Fall 2012 University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health The lecture in medicine and public health, inequities in health persist. Understanding health on a population level

Sheridan, Jennifer

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21H.909 People and Other Animals, Fall 2005  

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A historical survey of the ways that people have interacted with their closest animal relatives, for example: hunting, domestication of livestock, worship of animal gods, exploitation of animal labor, scientific study of ...

Ritvo, Harriet

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Population Ecology Philip M. Dixon  

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Population Ecology Philip M. Dixon Department of Statistics Iowa State University 20 December 2001 Population ecology is the discipline in ecology that deals with the structure and dynamics (e.g. growth interacting populations. Population ecology is closely related to other ecological disciplines, e

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Alternative Fuels Data Center: CNG Vehicle Fueling Animation  

Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center [Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)]

Maintenance & Safety Fuel System & Cylinders Fuel Safety Traffic Accident Filling CNG Tanks Laws & Incentives CNG Vehicle Fueling Animation Use this interactive animation to...

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Sketch-Based Animation Tool for Character Animation Intergrating into a Production Pipeline  

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...................................................................................... 15 III.E. Integrated into a production environment ............................................ 18 CHAPTER IV FUTURE WORK ........................................................................... 22 IV.A. Pressure sensitivity.... 22 CHAPTER IV FUTURE WORK This thesis describes several possibilities in the area of computer animation field in expanding and extending natural functionalities. IV.A. Pressure sensitivity The current sketch-based animation tool has...

Low, Ser En

2014-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Speed-line for 3D animation  

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Committee Members, Carol LaFayette John Keyser Head of Department, Mardelle Shepley December 2005 Major Subject: Visualization Sciences iii ABSTRACT Speed-Line for 3D Animation. (December 2005) Won Chan Song, B.F.A., Ringling School of Art and Design Chair... to thank my committee members, Prof. Carol LaFayette and Dr. John Keyser for their advice and feedback. My gratitude also goes to Hobart Chan for letting me borrow his car model, which saved me a huge amount of time when I was making an animation as a...

Song, Won Chan

2007-04-25T23:59:59.000Z

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Functional photoacoustic tomography of animal brains  

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-animal Brains in situ............................................................ 13 3.1 Photoacoustic imaging of mouse brains in situ................................... 13 3.2 Photoacoustic imaging of rat brains in situ............................................ 14 3.3 Photoacoustic imaging of rat brain lesions ......................................... 15 3.4 Photoacoustic imaging of rat brain tumors ......................................... 17 3.5 3-D imaging of mouse brains in situ...

Wang, Xueding

2005-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Analysis and visualization of animal movement  

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...different approaches and set up plans to develop applications for...services where data are stored in standard formats and facilitate large...animal home range behaviour? A review and prospects for future research...R. Kays 2010. MoveMine: mining moving object databases. In...

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Animal Care and Biosafety STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES  

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Animal Care and Biosafety Committee 1 STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES BUACBC-SOP-01 Fish technique for fish species. 1. Materials 1. Water, MS222TM A. Considerations 1. Tricane methanesulphonate (MS222TM) is one of the few anaesthetic registered for veterinary use on fish in Canada and has

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Authoring and Animating Painterly Characters KATIE BASSETT  

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156 Authoring and Animating Painterly Characters KATIE BASSETT Disney Research Zurich and ETH Zurich ILYA BARAN Disney Research Zurich JOHANNES SCHMID and MARKUS GROSS Disney Research Zurich and ETH Authors' addresses: K. Bassett (corresponding author), Disney Research Zurich and ETH Zurich; email

Popovic, Jovan

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Simulation and animation of a slinky  

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physical parameters of objects as well. One application of this is the dynamic simulation and animation of a toy Slinky. The equations of motion which model a Slinky have been developed and initially tested by Jim Williams of Rockwell International, Inc...

Maxey, Mark Ray

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Animal Migration and Infectious Disease Risk  

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...flights in a wind tunnel...or near pig farms transmitted...parasites in wild fish species, particularly...wild adults offshore (45), but...populated salmon farms place farmed fish enclosures...migrant bird: A wind-tunnel experiment...

Sonia Altizer; Rebecca Bartel; Barbara A. Han

2011-01-21T23:59:59.000Z

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From Robots to Animals: Virtual Fences for Controlling Cattle  

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We consider the problem of monitoring and controlling the position of herd animals, and view animals as networked agents with natural mobility but not strictly controllable. By exploiting knowledge of individual and herd behavior we would like to ... Keywords: animal control, animal modeling, distributed control, virtual fences

Zack Butler; Peter Corke; Ron Peterson; Daniela Rus

2006-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Population and Climate Change:Population and Climate Change: Coupling Population Models withCoupling Population Models with  

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Coupling Population Models with Earth System ModelsEarth System Models Eugenia Kalnay, Safa Motesharrei, Jorge Rivas Change: Fully Coupling Population and Earth System Models" My research at the U. of Maryland #12

Kalnay, Eugenia

109

“A strange enough way”: An embodied natural history of experience, animals and food on the Teslin Trail  

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Abstract This essay focuses on the use and abuse of animals and how the social and economic changes introduced by the gold rushers altered relationships between animals and humans in Northwest British Columbia and southern Yukon Territory during the haphazard scramble northward to the Klondike. I suggest that the embodied experience of life on the trail was articulated and mediated through the human–animal relationships forged out of necessity on the makeshift trails to the Klondike, built together by the boots of miners and the overburdened animals that moved goods through the northern plateaus. The animals brought into the Stikine performed two functions: vital roles of pack animals and, once their locomotive value was exhausted, as imported meat and by-products to be sold at market. I argue that the intimate and corporeal connections between humans and wildlife can mediate the experience of nature in unfamiliar and precarious places. In this sense, the very materiality of animals was essential for the maintenance of health and well-being and became the primary physical and emotional mechanism for rendering the extraordinary experience of the Teslin Trail into terms more easily rationalized and commodified by miners, merchants and local populations caught up in the epochal transformation brought into being in the closing years of the nineteenth century.

Jonathan Peyton

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Small Animal Internal Medicine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care . . . . . . . 3  

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for vaccinations, spay/neuter, wellness exams, dental cleaning and other minor procedures n Large Animal Field to perform n State-of-the-art diagnostic imaging: CT scans, MRI, nuclear medicine, ultrasound and radiology n

Rutledge, Steven

111

Blood Velocity telemetered from Untethered Animals  

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... a frequency equal to the Doppler shift between the emitted and back-scattered signals. This audio-frequency signal modulated the frequency of a 100-Mc/s oscillator. The resultant FM/ ... FM/FM signal was transmitted from the animal to a remote frequency modulation tuner. The audio-frequency signal from the tuner was coupled to a frequency meter, and the voltage ...

DEAN L. FRANKLIN; NOLAN W. WATSON; ROBERT L. VAN CITTERS

1964-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Comparison of the environmental performance of light mechanization and animal traction using a modular LCA approach  

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Abstract Animal traction has supported humans in most field operations since the origin of agriculture. With the introduction of mechanization, humans gained access to much more work power at similar management costs and were able to significantly increase the productivity and time efficiency of field operations. This achievement completely changed food production systems for all populations able to access such technology. Nowadays, animal traction is mainly used in the developing countries, in specific contexts such as mountainous areas due to the difficulties in using tractors, and within farm tourism in the developed countries. Although the consumption of non-renewable resources is clearly higher in crop production systems that use mechanized traction, tractor traction may involve low consumption of fuel relative to that needed for feed production for equivalent draught animals. Mechanical traction can also facilitate precision agriculture, which uses less fuel, while animals, as living systems, consume resources even when they are not working. This study compared the environmental performance of animal traction with that of machine traction in two scenarios: (I) A forest harvesting system, using as the functional unit the logging operations needed to obtain 50 t market-ready wood and (II) a seedbed preparation system, using as the functional unit the management of 1000 m2 of prepared seedbed. Use of animal traction for these two systems was evaluated on the La Masca farm in Roccaverano, Asti, Northern Italy, while use of machine traction was evaluated using field data on two-wheel tractors performing the operations in similar production systems, converted to the specific functional unit. Owing to the differing properties of mechanical and living systems, it was difficult to establish a reliable standard LCA model of the forestry and food production system. In particular, it proved necessary to include the whole life cycle impacts from tractors and animals. Therefore, we applied a modular LCA approach in which all mechanical implements and animals were accounted as independent modules, a complete life cycle impact assessment phase was performed and results were related to the contribution of the module in the main workflow of the scenario. The final results showed better environmental performance of animal traction both per unit weight of market-ready wood and per unit surface area of prepared seedbed.

Alessandro K. Cerutti; Angela Calvo; Sander Bruun

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

113

Method and apparatus for animal positioning in imaging systems  

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An apparatus for imaging an animal includes a first mounting surface, a bed sized to support the animal and releasably secured to or integral with the first mounting surface. The apparatus also includes a plurality of straps, each having a first end in a fixed position relative to the bed and a second end for tightening around a limb of the animal. A method for in-vivo imaging of an animal includes providing an animal that has limbs, providing a first mounting surface, and providing a bed removably secured to or integral with the mounting surface and sized to support the animal as well as being coupled to a plurality of straps. The method also includes placing the animal on the bed between the plurality of straps and tightening at least two of the plurality of straps around at least two of the limbs such that the animal is substantially secured in place relative to the bed.

Hadjioannou, Arion-Xenofon; Stout, David B.; Silverman, Robert W.

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

114

Stuttering: high-level mistranslation in animal and bacterial cells  

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Stuttering: high-level mistranslation in animal...focusing dimension, a phenomenon we call "stuttering." The direction of charge shift depended...machinery from cell type to cell type. Stuttering: high-level mistranslation in animal...

J Parker; J W Pollard; J D Friesen; C P Stanners

1978-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Animal Science Curriculum (BS) (effective Spring Quarter 2011)  

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Animal Science Curriculum (BS) (effective Spring Quarter 2011) Freshman Year Animal Science 111 Sciences (GER) Biological Sciences 130, 131, 132, 133.....................8 Plant Science 101......................................................3 Social/Behavioral Sciences (GER)............................3 32 Sophomore Year Agricultural Business 220

Selmic, Sandra

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Creating Automated Interactive Video Playback for Studies of Animal Communications  

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Video playback is a technique used to study the visual communication and behaviors of animals. While video playback is a useful tool, most experiments lack the ability for the visual stimulus to interact with the live animal. The limited number...

Butkowski, Trisha

2010-01-16T23:59:59.000Z

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Animation, Teeth and Skeletons ... (using Discrete Differential Geometry!)  

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in computer graphics In the beginning was the TEAPOT Teeth, Skeletons, Animation #12;3D meshes in computer graphics TEAPOT: Teeth, Skeletons, Animation #12;3D meshes in computer graphics TEAPOT: Teeth, Skeletons

Rauhut, Holger

118

Perception Based Character Modeling and Animation  

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c 100-. Walk Motion - - -+ Extreme swagger ? ^ S Mild swagger o Neutral Extreme sway 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.8 Waist-to-hip Ratio (WHR) Males 0.9 WHR 1 1 i 1 1 Extreme Mild Neutral Mild Extreme sway sway swagger swagger Walk Motion Females x... Study of perceived attractiveness using waist-to-hip ratio 3 Perception of human motion 5 3D-animation of human motion 6 Significance of the study 9 PROBLEM STATEMENT 10 METHODS 12 Overview Walk cycle basics 1 Five walk motions 3 Hip movement 5...

Higa, Mitsutoshi

119

POLICY REGARDING SERVICE ANIMAL ACCESS TO UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA FACILITIES,  

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POLICY REGARDING SERVICE ANIMAL ACCESS TO UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA FACILITIES, PROGRAMS, SERVICES AND ACTIVITIES This policy ("Policy") is to implement federal and state laws regarding access for service animals, for purposes of this Policy, "Service Animals" are collectively defined to include those that are defined

Arnold, Jonathan

120

YZC Animal of the Month, September 2012 African Elephant  

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YZC Animal of the Month, September 2012 African Elephant Loxodonta africana Go to the lower gallery. The African Elephant is the largest land-living animal alive today. The biggest animal on record measured up. University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge September 2012 African Elephants live in a range

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ISBE Newsletter, Vol. 17(2) Nov 2005 Animal Architecture.  

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ISBE Newsletter, Vol. 17(2) Nov 2005 33 Animal Architecture. Mike Hansell, Oxford University Press and inclusive review of the science of animal architecture with respect to every conceivable aspect. For example to the objective, and a summary. Chapter 1 introduces animal architecture as driven by three basic functions: "to

Lindgren, Staffan

122

Lighted display devices for producing static or animated visual displays, including animated facial features  

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An illuminated display device with a base member with a plurality of cavities therein. Illumination devices illuminate the cavities and emit light through an opening of the cavities in a pattern, and a speaker can emit sounds in synchronization with the pattern. A panel with translucent portions can overly the base member and the cavities. An animated talking character can have an animated mouth cavity complex with multiple predetermined mouth lighting configurations simulative of human utterances. The cavities can be open, or optical waveguide material or positive members can be disposed therein. Reflective material can enhance internal reflectance and light emission.

Heilbron, Valerie J; Clem, Paul G; Cook, Adam Wade

2014-02-11T23:59:59.000Z

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ATL ACTIVITY FOR ANIMALS AND TOOLS Running head: ATL ACTIVITY FOR ANIMALS AND TOOLS  

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: Neuropsychological evidence has highlighted the role of the anterior temporal lobes in the processing of conceptual in object processing perform qualitatively different computations. #12;ATL ACTIVITY FOR ANIMALS AND TOOLS associated with damage to the posterior middle temporal gyrus (MTG). For instance, in a study with

Caramazza, Alfonso

124

Space, Health and Population Economics  

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Space, Health SHaPE and Population Economics Changing Demographics and Immigration: Implications for IndianaImplications for Indiana Brigitte Waldorf, Purdue University Farm Policy Study Group b 20 07 December 2010 #12;Space, Health SHaPE and Population Economics America is ... ... Aging #12;Space, Health

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POPULATION GEOGRAPHY Instructor: Dr. Carr  

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in a year · Crude rates may be misleading: - e.g., CDR, US (8) vs. Mexico (5) -What's going on here? -Are: #12;HOW DOES POPULATION CHANGE? #12;Population Change = Fertility ­ Mortality +/- Migration #12;Crude Birth Rate (CBR): Births/1000 individuals in a year Crude Death Rate (CDR): Deaths/1000 individuals

Lopez-Carr, David

126

Population Characteristics and Seasonal Movement Patterns of the Rattlesnake Hills Elk Herd - Status Report 2000  

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Population characteristics of the Rattlesnake Hills elk herd indicate reduced herd growth rates from the 1980s compared to the 1990s (McCorquodale 1988; Eberhardt 1996). However, the population continued to grow approximately 25% annually through the 1990s, reaching a high of 838 animals in summer 1999. Calf recruitment rates appear to be cyclic and are likely related to reduced calf survival during the first weeks of life; however, late-term abortions may also have occurred. The cause(s) could be predator-related and/or a function of shifts in nutritional condition (age-class distributions, assuming older-age cows are less likely to recruit calves, major climate shifts) or changes in the human-related disturbances during gestation, and/or calf rearing periods. In fall 1999 and spring 2000, the population was reduced from 838 individuals to 660 individuals. The primary controlling factors were modified hunting seasons on private and state lands and the large-scale roundup conducted in spring 2000. Continued removal of animals (particularly females) within the population will be pivotal to maintain the population at a level that minimizes land damage complaints, animal-vehicle collisions, use of central Hanford areas, and deterioration of natural resources.

Tiller, B.L.; Zufelt, R.K.; Turner, S.; Cadwell, L.L.; Bender, L.; Turner, G.K.

2000-10-10T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy demand and population changes  

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Since World War II, US energy demand has grown more rapidly than population, so that per capita consumption of energy was about 60% higher in 1978 than in 1947. Population growth and the expansion of per capita real incomes have led to a greater use of energy. The aging of the US population is expected to increase per capita energy consumption, despite the increase in the proportion of persons over 65, who consume less energy than employed persons. The sharp decline in the population under 18 has led to an expansion in the relative proportion of population in the prime-labor-force age groups. Employed persons are heavy users of energy. The growth of the work force and GNP is largely attributable to the growing participation of females. Another important consequence of female employment is the growth in ownership of personal automobiles. A third factor pushing up labor-force growth is the steady influx of illegal aliens.

Allen, E.L.; Edmonds, J.A.

1980-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Compact conscious animal positron emission tomography scanner  

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A method of serially transferring annihilation information in a compact positron emission tomography (PET) scanner includes generating a time signal for an event, generating an address signal representing a detecting channel, generating a detector channel signal including the time and address signals, and generating a composite signal including the channel signal and similarly generated signals. The composite signal includes events from detectors in a block and is serially output. An apparatus that serially transfers annihilation information from a block includes time signal generators for detectors in a block and an address and channel signal generator. The PET scanner includes a ring tomograph that mounts onto a portion of an animal, which includes opposing block pairs. Each of the blocks in a block pair includes a scintillator layer, detection array, front-end array, and a serial encoder. The serial encoder includes time signal generators and an address signal and channel signal generator.

Schyler, David J. (Bellport, NY); O'Connor, Paul (Bellport, NY); Woody, Craig (Setauket, NY); Junnarkar, Sachin Shrirang (Sound Beach, NY); Radeka, Veljko (Bellport, NY); Vaska, Paul (Sound Beach, NY); Pratte, Jean-Francois (Stony Brook, NY); Volkow, Nora (Chevy Chase, MD)

2006-10-24T23:59:59.000Z

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Guidelines for Housing Multiple Species of Large Laboratory Animals Animals should not be housed with or near another species of animal that might compromise  

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1 Guidelines for Housing Multiple Species of Large Laboratory Animals I. General Animals should or in quarters designed to provide visual and auditory separation from other species. Dogs should be transported by the use of physical barriers, chemical restraint, visual separation, assignment of different species

Bandettini, Peter A.

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal model species Sample Search Results  

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SUNY at Stony Brook Collection: Biology and Medicine 3 Use of Animals in Research: Ethics and Imperatives Summary: Animal UserInstitutional Animal User Training Program...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal gene families Sample Search Results  

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a curated database of phylogenetic trees of animal gene families... Fam: a curated database of phylogenetic trees of animal gene families 12,400 animal gene ... Source:...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal welfare-environment-food quality...  

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& Use of Laboratory Animals" and all pertinent local, state... , and federal laws. ANIMAL CARE SURGICAL FACILITY ANIMAL HEALTH STATUS ... Source: Meagher, Mary - Department of...

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Harris lines in the prehispanic population of Gran Canaria (Canary Islands)  

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Harris lines were assessed in 194 right tibiae of prehispanic inhabitants of Gran Canaria, belonging to 52 adult females and 123...

J. Velasco-Vázquez; E. Martín-Rodríguez; M. Arnay-de-la-Rosa…

134

Alternative Fuels Data Center: Animation of a Hydrogen Fueling Station  

Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center [Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)]

Hydrogen Hydrogen Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to Alternative Fuels Data Center: Animation of a Hydrogen Fueling Station Example Layout (Text Version) to someone by E-mail Share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Animation of a Hydrogen Fueling Station Example Layout (Text Version) on Facebook Tweet about Alternative Fuels Data Center: Animation of a Hydrogen Fueling Station Example Layout (Text Version) on Twitter Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Animation of a Hydrogen Fueling Station Example Layout (Text Version) on Google Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Animation of a Hydrogen Fueling Station Example Layout (Text Version) on Delicious Rank Alternative Fuels Data Center: Animation of a Hydrogen Fueling Station Example Layout (Text Version) on Digg

135

Risk to animal health from pathogens in municipal sludge  

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Public and legislative concerns directed toward resource and materials recycling have stimulated widespread interest in the use of sewage sludge to improve the fertility and water-holding capacity of soil. The use of sludge on land to grow crops for human or animal consumption has raised concerns over the health hazards from the sludge pathogens. Relatively little attention has been focused on the risks to the health of animals that may graze on sudge-amended pastures or consume feedstuffs grown on these lands. Concern about the animal health risks is justified because economic losses from animal disease that may be associated with the use of sewage sludge could be quite large. In fact, these losses may exceed poential economic losses from human disease associated with sludge use. This review emphasizes the risk to animal health from zoonotic and human pathogens in sludge and from specific animal pathogens that may be found in sludge.

Yeager, J.G.

1980-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Design and implementation of a marine animal alert system to support Marine Renewable Energy  

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Power extracted from fast moving tidal currents has been identified as a potential commercial-scale source of renewable energy. Device developers and utilities are pursuing deployment of prototype tidal turbines to assess technology viability, site feasibility, and environmental interactions. Deployment of prototype turbines requires permits from a range of regulatory authorities. Ensuring the safety of marine animals, particularly those under protection of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (ESA) and the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 has emerged as a key regulatory challenge for initial MHK deployments. The greatest perceived risk to marine animals is from strike by the rotating blades of tidal turbines. Development of the marine mammal alert system (MAAS) was undertaken to support monitoring and mitigation requirements for tidal turbine deployments. The prototype system development focused on Southern Resident killer whales (SRKW), an endangered population of killer whales that frequents Puget Sound and is intermittently present in the part of the sound where deployment of prototype tidal turbines is being considered. Passive acoustics were selected as the primary means because of the vocal nature of these animals. The MAAS passive acoustic system consists of two-stage process involving the use of an energy detector and a spectrogram-based classifier to distinguish between SKRW’s calls and noise. A prototype consisting of two 2D symmetrical star arrays separated by 20 m center to center was built and evaluated in the waters of Sequim Bay using whale call playback.

Deng, Zhiqun; Carlson, Thomas J.; Fu, Tao; Ren, Huiying; Martinez, Jayson J.; Myers, Joshua R.; Matzner, Shari; Choi, Eric Y.; Copping, Andrea E.

2013-08-08T23:59:59.000Z

137

Forage production and animal performance from Kenhy tall fescue  

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winter pasture for livestock. Grazing studies with steers indicate that tall fescue can pro- vide adequate cool-season pasture. Riewe et al. (16) at Angleton, Texas developed grazing production curves for Gulf ryegrass and Kentucky 31 tall fescue... are concerned in the animal evaluation of a forage. They indicate how the "put and take" method of grazing can be utilized to evaluate animal performance, carrying capacity of pastures and animal products produced per unit acre of pasture. Additional grazing...

Dorsett, D. J

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

138

Method of detoxifying animal suffering from overdose  

DOE Patents [OSTI]

A method for accumulating drugs or other chemicals within synthetic, lipid-like vesicles by means of a pH gradient imposed on the vesicles just prior to use is described. The method is suited for accumulating molecules with basic or acid moieties which are permeable to the vesicles membranes in their uncharged form and for molecules that contain charge moieties that are hydrophobic ions and can therefore cross the vesicle membranes in their charged form. The method is advantageous over prior art methods for encapsulating biologically active materials within vesicles in that it achieves very high degrees of loading with simple procedures that are economical and require little technical expertise, furthermore kits which can be stored for prolonged periods prior to use without impairment of the capacity to achieve drug accumulation are described. A related application of the method consists of using this technology to detoxify animals that have been exposed to poisons with basic, weak acid or hydrophobic charge groups within their molecular structure.

Mehlhorn, Rolf J. (Richmond, CA)

1997-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

139

Radio controlled release apparatus for animal data acquisition devices  

DOE Patents [OSTI]

A novel apparatus for reliably and selectively releasing a data acquisition package from an animal for recovery. The data package comprises two parts: 1) an animal data acquisition device and 2) a co-located release apparatus. One embodiment, which is useful for land animals, the release apparatus includes two major components: 1) an electronics package, comprising a receiver; a decoder comparator, having at plurality of individually selectable codes; and an actuator circuit and 2) a release device, which can be a mechanical device, which acts to release the data package from the animal. To release a data package from a particular animal, a radio transmitter sends a coded signal which is decoded to determine if the code is valid for that animal data package. Having received a valid code, the release device is activated to release the data package from the animal for subsequent recovery. A second embodiment includes floatation means and is useful for releasing animal data acquisition devices attached to sea animals. This embodiment further provides for releasing a data package underwater by employing an acoustic signal.

Stamps, James Frederick (5252 Norma Way, Livermore, Alameda County, CA 94550)

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

140

Solid-Liquid Separation of Animal Manure and Wastewater  

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Solid-liquid separation is an alternative treatment for animal manure and process-generated wastewater. This publication explains the techniques, equipment, performance and economics of separators....

Mukhtar, Saqib; Sweeten, John M.; Auvermann, Brent W.

1999-10-19T23:59:59.000Z

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141

Fuel Cell Animation- Fuel Cell Stack (Text Version)  

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This text version of the fuel cell animation demonstrates how a fuel cell uses hydrogen to produce electricity, with only water and heat as byproducts.

142

Alternative Fuels Data Center: CNG Vehicle Fueling Animation...  

Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center [Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)]

Maintenance & Safety Fuel System & Cylinders Fuel Safety Traffic Accident Filling CNG Tanks Laws & Incentives CNG Vehicle Fueling Animation Text Version This is a text version of...

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Hydrogen-Fueled Vehicle Safety Systems Animation | Department...  

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

of hydrogen. View text version of animation. Home About the Fuel Cell Technologies Office Hydrogen Production Hydrogen Delivery Hydrogen Storage Fuel Cells Technology Validation...

144

Optical nuclear magnetic resonance: theory, simulation, and animation  

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The theory of optical nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) is introduced and developed with supercomputer simulation and animation. A powerful, circularly polarized pulse of laser...

Evans, Myron W; Pelkie, Chris R

1992-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

145

Fuel Cell Animation- Fuel Cell Components (Text Version)  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

This text version of the fuel cell animation demonstrates how a fuel cell uses hydrogen to produce electricity, with only water and heat as byproducts.

146

Media formulation options and manufacturing process controls to safeguard against introduction of animal origin contaminants in animal cell culture  

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Technical limitations and evolution of therapeuticapplications for cell culture-derived products haveaccelerated elimination of animal-derived constituentsto minimize inadvertent introduction of adventitiousvi...

David W. Jayme; Shawn R. Smith

2000-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

147

The brain's connective core and its role in animal cognition  

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...Nicola S. Clayton and Alex Thornton The brain's connective core and its role in animal...paper addresses the question of how the brain of an animal achieves cognitive integration-that...possible for unanticipated coalitions of brain processes to form. This facilitates the...

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

148

Agriculture, Food, and Animal Sciences Art, Design, and Music  

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#12;Agriculture, Food, and Animal Sciences Art, Design, and Music Contents 2013-2014 Program Guide, and range science. [Online] Food Science and Nutrition, Dietetics Option ­ Master of Science Learn to design] Integrated Resource Management ­ Master of Agriculture Prepare to manage land, animal, and human resources

Stephens, Graeme L.

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Multiperspective Panoramas for Cel Animation Daniel N. Wood1  

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Disney Feature Animation Figure 1 A multiperspective panorama from Disney's 1940 film Pinocchio. (Used environment as seen from along a given camera path. When viewed through a small moving window, the panorama was then revealed just a little at a time though a small moving window. The resulting animation provides

Washington at Seattle, University of

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New Mexico State University Department of Animal & Range Sciences  

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, and restoration." NMCGA/NMWG MEETING The joint New Mexico Cattle Growers and Wool Growers short course and meeting ("Animal Rights vs. Animal Welfare"); Jack Thomas ("Meat Safety"); Tim Ross ("Improve wool and maintain fed ruminally digested snakeweed and undigested snakeweed") Garrett Gilliam ("Effects of branched

Johnson, Eric E.

151

Safeguarding Animal Health FEDERAL RULES FOR THE CONTROL OF VHS  

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Safeguarding Animal Health FEDERAL RULES FOR THE CONTROL OF VHS: WHERE ARE WE NOW AND WHERE ARE WE;Safeguarding Animal Health VHS Interim Rule · Interim Rule published September 9, 2008. · Open for comments to be addressed. · On January 2nd, 2009, implementation of the Rule was delayed indefinitely. #12;Safeguarding

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Department of Animal Sciences Quarterly Newsletter Spring 2003  

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Workshop for Consultants and Dairy Managers (Animal Sciences Building) - Dan Webb, leader. Tuesday Morning a day - Michele Cooper, Dairy Farmers, Inc. Session 2: Nutritional Updates - Bill Thatcher, Presiding of Animal Sciences, UF/ IFAS 9:00 am - Effects of Gossypol on Fertility in Dairy Cattle - Jose Santos, VMTRC

Watson, Craig A.

153

Using Text Animated Transitions to Support Navigation in Document Histories  

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, keeping track of changes to a portion of a document, or quickly seeing what happened to a document sinceUsing Text Animated Transitions to Support Navigation in Document Histories Fanny Chevalier documents. We propose an animation technique for smoothly transitioning between different text revisions

Toronto, University of

154

Proper Use of Sulfonamides in Market Show Animals  

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When administering a drug to a show animal, the owner is responsible for ensuring that there will be no drug residues in the animal's urine when it is tested at a show. Sulfonamides are of special concern because, even when they are administered...

Faries Jr., Floron C.; Fajt, Virginia

2008-02-14T23:59:59.000Z

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University of California San Diego ANIMAL WELFARE ASSURANCE  

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its own IACUC, PHS Assurance, and USDA registration. Each maintains separate accreditation and regulations relating to animals. B. This Institution is guided by the "U.S. Government Principles for the Utilization and Care of Vertebrate Animals Used in Testing, Research, and Training." C. This Institution

Krstic, Miroslav

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The effects of curricular revision in animal nutrition laboratories (Animal Science 318) at Texas A&M University on student satisfaction  

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The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of curricular revision in an animal science nutrition course (Animal Science 318) at Texas A&M University on student satisfaction of laboratory sessions. Two semesters of the animal science...

Krueger, Nathan A

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

157

DOE - Office of Legacy Management -- Billings Hospital - Small Animal  

Office of Legacy Management (LM)

Billings Hospital - Small Animal Billings Hospital - Small Animal Facility - University of Chicago - IL 01 FUSRAP Considered Sites Site: Billings Hospital, Small Animal Facility, University of Chicago (IL 01) Eliminated from consideration under FUSRAP due to limited scope of activities and 15 day half-life of P-32 Designated Name: Not Designated Alternate Name: Small Animal Facility, U. of Chicago IL.01-1 Location: University of Chicago , Chicago , Illinois IL.01-1 Evaluation Year: 1979 IL.01-1 Site Operations: Nature of operations is not clear. Portions of Billings Hospital were reported to have been used as an animal research facility. IL.01-1 Site Disposition: Eliminated IL.01-1 Radioactive Materials Handled: Yes Primary Radioactive Materials Handled: Phosphorus - 32 IL.01-1

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Aladdin Animation: Supplementary Notes These animated slides were designed for the investigation of the syntax of motion events.  

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Aladdin Animation: Supplementary Notes These animated slides were designed for the investigation embedded in the slides. These have been removed to make the presentation easier to adapt for future closely to particular slides (for context) and particular sound files (for uniformity of delivery). #12

Indiana University

159

Journal of the Applied Mathematics, Statistics and Informatics (JAMSI), 1 (2005), No. 2 Computer Animation: Animation of Soap Bubble  

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Animation: Animation of Soap Bubble Dynamics, Cluster Formation and Collision Roman Durikovic1 Abstract simulation of soap bubbles from a dynamic perspective, which should prove to be of great interest to physicists and mathematicians. We discuss the dynamic formation of irregular bubble clusters and how

Durikovic, Roman

160

Thermodynamics of urban population flows  

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Orderliness, reflected via mathematical laws, is encountered in different frameworks involving social groups. Here we show that a thermodynamics can be constructed that macroscopically describes urban population flows. Microscopic dynamic equations and simulations with random walkers underlie the macroscopic approach. Our results might be regarded, via suitable analogies, as a step towards building an explicit social thermodynamics.

A. Hernando and A. Plastino

2012-12-05T23:59:59.000Z

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Shrinking Global Population: A futuristic scenario  

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global population it will not be a game-changer. #12;Measures for changes in total births 1. TotalShrinking Global Population: A futuristic scenario or a current challenge. Hillel Bar of RSAI - Atlanta November 15, 2013 #12;The evolution of global population Year Global Population

Nagurney, Anna

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Population Ecology ISSN 1438-3896  

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1 23 Population Ecology ISSN 1438-3896 Popul Ecol DOI 10.1007/s10144-012-0352-3 Impacts of enemy of Population Ecology and Springer Japan. This e-offprint is for personal use only and shall not be self of Population Ecology and Springer Japan 2012 Abstract In this study, we used data from both experi- ments

de Aguiar, Marcus A. M.

163

Inhabiting Indianness : US colonialism and indigenous geographies  

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Clark and Powell point out, the simulacra Indian becomes “Clark and Powell point out, the simulacra Indian becomes “I specifically point to the ways that Indian themed spaces

Barnd, Natchee Blu

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Inhabiting Indianness : US colonialism and indigenous geographies  

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US Census) Cluster Location 1. Cherokee Village, AR 2. LakeCluster Use of “Trails” 100 Map of Cherokee Village,searching for streets named Cherokee, expecting this to be a

Barnd, Natchee Blu

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

165

Robust excitons inhabit soft supramolecular nanotubes  

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...of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology...of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge...demonstrate the ability to capture solar energy are natural photosynthetic...Lessons from nature about solar light harvesting . Nat Chem...

Dörthe M. Eisele; Dylan H. Arias; Xiaofeng Fu; Erik A. Bloemsma; Colby P. Steiner; Russell A. Jensen; Patrick Rebentrost; Holger Eisele; Andrei Tokmakoff; Seth Lloyd; Keith A. Nelson; Daniela Nicastro; Jasper Knoester; Moungi G. Bawendi

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Robust excitons inhabit soft supramolecular nanotubes  

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...a dual syringe pump (Ne-1000X ; New Age Pump Systems) at a rate of...from nature about solar light harvesting . Nat Chem...transformation of light into heat in solids II . Phys...J-aggregates assisted by long-distance exciton...Environment-assisted quantum transport . New...

Dörthe M. Eisele; Dylan H. Arias; Xiaofeng Fu; Erik A. Bloemsma; Colby P. Steiner; Russell A. Jensen; Patrick Rebentrost; Holger Eisele; Andrei Tokmakoff; Seth Lloyd; Keith A. Nelson; Daniela Nicastro; Jasper Knoester; Moungi G. Bawendi

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167

Corn fiber hulls as a food additive or animal feed  

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The present invention provides a novel animal feed or food additive that may be made from thermochemically hydrolyzed, solvent-extracted corn fiber hulls. The animal feed or food additive may be made, for instance, by thermochemically treating corn fiber hulls to hydrolyze and solubilize the hemicellulose and starch present in the corn fiber hulls to oligosaccharides. The residue may be extracted with a solvent to separate the oil from the corn fiber, leaving a solid residue that may be prepared, for instance by aggolmerating, and sold as a food additive or an animal feed.

Abbas, Charles (Champaign, IL); Beery, Kyle E. (Decatur, IN); Cecava, Michael J. (Decatur, IN); Doane, Perry H. (Decatur, IN)

2010-12-21T23:59:59.000Z

168

Muscle-based facial animation using blendshapes in superposition  

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The blendshape is an effective tool in computer facial animation, enabling represention of muscle actions. Limitations exist, however, in the level of realism attainable under conventional use of blendshapes as non-intersecting deformations. Using...

Smith, Andrew Patrick

2007-04-25T23:59:59.000Z

169

Infectious diseases of animals and plants: an interdisciplinary approach  

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...Results from expert survey. Office of Science and Innovation Foresight: Detection...animals and humans. An overview. Office of Science and Innovation Foresight: Detection...UK and sub-Saharan Africa. Office of Science and Innovation Foresight: Detection...

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

170

The Amphimedon queenslandica genome and the evolution of animal complexity  

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Sponges are an ancient group of animals that diverged from other metazoans over 600 million years ago. Here we present the draft genome sequence of Amphimedon queenslandica, a demosponge from the Great Barrier Reef, and show that it is remarkably similar to other animal genomes in content, structure and organization. Comparative analysis enabled by the sponge sequence reveals genomic events linked to the origin and early evolution of animals, including the appearance, expansion, and diversification of pan-metazoan transcription factor, signaling pathway, and structural genes. This diverse 'toolkit' of genes correlates with critical aspects of all metazoan body plans, and comprises cell cycle control and growth, development, somatic and germ cell specification, cell adhesion, innate immunity, and allorecognition. Notably, many of the genes associated with the emergence of animals are also implicated in cancer, which arises from defects in basic processes associated with metazoan multicellularity.

Srivastava, Mansi; Simakov, Oleg; Chapman, Jarrod; Fahey, Bryony; Gauthier, Marie E.A.; Mitros, Therese; Richards, Gemma S.; Conaco, Cecilia; Dacre, Michael; Hellsten, Uffe; Larroux, Claire; Putnam, Nicholas H.; Stanke, Mario; Adamska, Maja; Darling, Aaron; Degnan, Sandie M.; Oakley, Todd H.; Plachetzki, David C.; Zhai, Yufeng; Adamski, Marcin; Calcino, Andrew; Cummins, Scott F.; Goodstein, David M.; Harris, Christina; Jackson, Daniel J.; Leys, Sally P.; Shu, Shengqiang; Woodcroft, Ben J.; Vervoort, Michel; Kosik, Kenneth S.; Manning, Gerard; Degnan, Bernard M.; Rokhsar, Daniel S.

2010-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A computational approach to the quantification of animal camouflage  

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Evolutionary pressures have led to some astonishing camouflage strategies in the animal kingdom. Cephalopods like cuttlefish and octopus mastered a rather unique skill: they can rapidly adapt the way their skin looks in ...

Akkaynak, Derya

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Fuel Cell Animation (Text Version) | Department of Energy  

Energy Savers [EERE]

This text version of the fuel cell animation demonstrates how a fuel cell uses hydrogen to produce electricity, with only water and heat as byproducts. Fuel cell shown with...

173

Object oriented framework for character animation and design  

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. PROPOSED SOLUTION. IMPLEMENTATION OF PROTOTYPE. Overview Underlying Technology. . Adaptive Animation SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS. . REFERENCES . . 15 . 16 . 7 . 9 . 11 LIST OF FIGURES FIGURE Page 1 Model Parameters in User Interface... to be more fluid throughout the animation process. The success of this approach hinges on our ability to adequately describe motion and geometry so that it is flexible and adaptive. IMPLEMENTATION OF PROTOTYPE Overview To demonstrate the feasibility...

Devoy, Erin

2013-02-22T23:59:59.000Z

174

Automated Vehicle Articulation and Animation: A Maxscript Approach  

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AUTOMATED VEHICLE ARTICULATION AND ANIMATION: A MAXSCRIPT APPROACH A Thesis by CHRISTOPHER COREY GRIFFIN Submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies of Texas A&M University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of MASTER... OF SCIENCE December 2010 Major Subject: Visualization Sciences AUTOMATED VEHICLE ARTICULATION AND ANIMATION: A MAXSCRIPT APPROACH A Thesis by CHRISTOPHER GRIFFIN Submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies of Texas A&M University in partial fulfillment...

Griffin, Christopher Corey

2011-02-22T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - als animal models Sample Search Results  

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Sample search results for: als animal models Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Planning Computer Modeled Animation: Towards an Animation Machine ADAILTON JOS E ALVES DA CRUZ ALBERTO...

176

Journey to the East : the re(make) of Chinese animation  

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This thesis attempts to look at how Chinese animation cinema has evolved over the years and how the Chinese nation is being constructed and contested through animation filmic texts and animation filmmaking practices as ...

Huang, He, S.M. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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ANIMAL DEMOGRAPHY UNIT, DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY, UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN  

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, Underhill LG (assistant eds) 2009. An atlas of wader populations in Africa and western Eurasia. Wageningen of climate change on the population ecology of Blue Cranes. Functional Ecology 23: 1014­1021. Angel A recreational disturbance in the Namib Desert increases breeding density and overall success. Ostrich 80: 71

de Villiers, Marienne

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INVESTIGATION Inferring Admixture Histories of Human Populations  

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and apply to test for admixture among all populations from the Human Genome Diversity Project (HGDPINVESTIGATION Inferring Admixture Histories of Human Populations Using Linkage Disequilibrium Po-range migrations and the resulting admixtures between populations have been important forces shaping human genetic

Reich, David

179

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal species characterization Sample...  

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Summary: be divided into three categories. Firstly, species of plants, animals, fungi and micro-organisms provide... of the known causes of animal extinctions since 1600 reveals...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal welfare assurance Sample Search...  

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Millan, lindseyjreich@gmail.com Related courses APBI 315: Animal Welfare and the Ethics of Animal Use (3rd year standing... ) *ANSC 550: Topics in ... Source: Collection:...

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Ethical Challenges of Animal Biotechnology : Application of Ben Mepham's Ethical Matrix.  

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?? This thesis examines whether animal biotechnology is compatible with the norms of animal welfare, environment, and public health. For this purpose, it explores two… (more)

Bhuiyan, Anwarullah

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

182

Animal Reproduction and Biotechnology Laboratory Department of Biomedical Sciences Laboratory2009 Edition  

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Animal Reproduction and Biotechnology Laboratory · Department of Biomedical Sciences Equine Services. The Equine Reproduction Laboratory is part of the Animal Reproduction and Biotechnology

183

E-Print Network 3.0 - animations climate change Sample Search...  

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animations climate change Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: animations climate change Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 A VISION FOR...

184

Motion capture based motion analysis and motion synthesis for human-like character animation.  

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??Motion capture technology is recognised as a standard tool in the computer animation pipeline. It provides detailed movement for animators; however, it also introduces problems… (more)

Xiao, Zhidong

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

185

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal protein ingredients Sample Search...  

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on protein degradation during silage and Summary: of protein degradation by in vitro gas production. (Short communication, In press, Animal Feed Science... for dairy animals...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal production systems Sample Search...  

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Anderson and Urquhart, 1986 12;Animal Weight Telemetry System, i.e. Cow Boots Horn, F.P. 1981. Direct... foster low stress animal handling. - Use tools ... Source:...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal disease outbreaks Sample Search...  

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Sample search results for: animal disease outbreaks Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Economic Consideration of Mitigation of Foreign Animal Disease Introduction * Summary:...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal cell technology Sample Search Results  

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-THE KEYSTONE IN OPTIMIZING FREE-RANGING UNGULATE PRODUCTION Summary: , low-stress animal handling, plant chemistry, technology and animals Contents 1. Introduction 2... 's...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal use alternatives Sample Search Results  

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(IIT) Institutional Animal Care and Use ... Source: Heller, Barbara - Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology Collection: Mathematics 23 Animal...

190

DOE Joint Genome Institute: Genome of Simplest Animal Reveals Ancient  

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21, 2008 21, 2008 Genome of Simplest Animal Reveals Ancient Lineage, Confounding Array of Complex Capabilities WALNUT CREEK, CA-As Aesop said, appearances are deceiving-even in life's tiniest critters. From first detection in the 1880s, clinging to the sides of an aquarium, to its recent characterization by the U.S. Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute (DOE JGI), a simple and primitive animal, Trichoplax adhaerens, appears to harbor a far more complex suite of capabilities than meets the eye. The findings, reported in the August 21 online edition of the journal Nature, establish a group of organisms as a branching point of animal evolution and identify sets of genes, or a "parts list," employed by organisms that have evolved along particular branches.

191

DOE Permitting Hydrogen Facilities: Animation of a Telecommunications Site  

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Animation of a Telecommunications Site Example Layout Animation of a Telecommunications Site Example Layout The animation below provides an example of a telecommunications site layout that uses hydrogen fuel cells for backup power along with some of the codes and standards that apply to such a site. Roll over each of the colored bars below to reveal individual setback requirements, which identify the mandatory separation distances of the site's various components, or select the "Go to Setback Details" button for a chart that summarizes these requirements as defined by the 2006 International Fire Code. Select the "Construction Approval" button for a detailed list of codes and standards related to the construction of a site, or select the "Operation Approval" button for codes and standards related to ongoing operation and

192

Grain Sorghum By-Product Feeds for Farm Animals.  

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of feeding trials with farm animals from 1945 throug 1951 to determine the nutritional value and feed usage of the$ bv-products. These experiments were supported in part h grants-in-aid and gifts of by-product feeds from the Cor Products Refining Company... by grants-in-aid from the Corn Products Refining Company. GRAIN SORGHUM BY-PRODUCT FEEDS FOR FARM ANIMALS GRAIN SORGHUM 80.5 million bu. I\\ \\I 30.55% total \\ WHEAT 59.6 million bu. 27.16 % total CORN / 64.3 million bu. Figure 3. Ten-year average...

1951-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Population Density Population density (persons per square kilometer) layers, for 1990  

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Population Density Africa Population density (persons per square kilometer) layers, for 1990 the 12 population density classes. Source information: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/gpw/. ´ Robinson://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/place/ Publish Date: 03/13/07 0 1,000 km Population Density 2000 0 Persons \\ Sq.Km 0-2 Persons \\ Sq.Km 2

Columbia University

194

Transport Energy Use and Population Density  

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Transport Energy Use and Population Density Transport Energy Use and Population Density Speaker(s): Masayoshi Tanishita Date: July 1, 2004 - 10:00pm Location: Bldg. 90 Seminar Host/Point of Contact: Jonathan Sinton After Peter Newman and Jeffrey Kenworthy published "Cities and Automobile Dependence" in 1989, population density was brought to public attention as an important factor to explain transport mobility and energy use. However, several related issues still remain open: Is an increase in population density more effective than rising gas prices in reducing transport energy use? How much does per capita transport energy use change as population density in cities changes? And what kind of factors influence changes in population density? In this presentation, using city-level data in the US, Japan and other countries, the population-density elasticity of

195

Calculus, periodontal disease and tooth decay among the prehispanic population from Gran Canaria  

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In the prehispanic Gran Canaria there are some anthropological differences between the coastal inhabitants who buried their dead mainly in tumuli, and those from the central mountains, mainly buried in caves. Some data, as the prevalence of auricular exostoses, and a different bone Ba/Sr ratio support the view that there were differences in economy and diet between both groups of islanders. Moreover, the proportion of carious teeth was significantly higher among the population buried in caves. In the present study we analysed the prevalence of dental calculus, periodontal disease and antemortem tooth loss in remains of 791 individuals belonging to the anthropological collection of the Museo Canario (Las Palmas). Calculus deposition was very frequent (88.51%), no differences existing between men and women or between those interred in tumuli or in caves. Age at death was the only parameter independently related to calculus deposition by stepwise multivariate analysis. Periodontal disease was observed in 66.78% of the population, significantly more in men (?2 = 4.88, P = 0.027). No differences existed between individuals buried in tumuli and in caves. Antemortem teeth loss was observed in 64.73% of individuals, no differences existing between men and women or between those interred in tumuli or in caves. There was a significant association between calculus and periodontal disease (?2 = 18.07, P < 0.0001). Both caries (?2 = 8.40, P = 0.004) and periodontal disease (?2 = 44.96, P < 0.0001) were associated with tooth decay. However, the proportion of teeth with calculus deposition (in relation to observed teeth) was significantly higher among the population buried in tumuli (Z = 3.18, P = 0.001), although no differences were observed when the proportion of antemortem lost teeth and alveoli with periodontal disease were compared among people buried in tumuli and in caves, but women showed significantly lower proportions of alveoli with periodontal disease and antemortem tooth decay. These data suggest that the population buried in caves had a different dietary pattern to that of those buried in tumuli, since calculus deposition -more frequent in the latter-may be related to the consumption of proteins. The results also point to the existence of differences in diet between men and women.

T. Delgado-Darias; J. Velasco-Vázquez; M. Arnay-de-la-Rosa; E. Martín-Rodríguez; E. González-Reimers

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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NOAA'sSTATEOFTHECOAST National Coastal Population Report  

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Shoreline Counties Population Population Density Age Race Hispanic Origin Education Attainment Household Population Density Age Race Hispanic Origin Education Attainment Household Income Seasonal Housing Building

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Predicting oscillatory dynamics in the movement of territorial animals  

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...31 Polyanin, A. D. 2002 Handbook of linear partial differential...Bacon, and D. Waxman 2009 Fundamental insights into the random movement...and I. A. Stegun 1972 Handbook of mathematical functions...animals move and interact is of fundamental importance in explaining a...

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

198

Animal Cancer Care and Research Program Summer 2011  

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Synergy Animal Cancer Care and Research Program Summer 2011 Michael G. Conzemius, D.V.M., Ph Cancer Care and Research Program 2 · Synergy Summer 2011 COTC016: A pilot study to assess feasibility Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Masonic Cancer Center T he University of Minnesota

Minnesota, University of

199

BIOLOGY 650 (credit 2 hours) Animal Physiology LABORATORY  

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BIOLOGY 650 (credit 2 hours) Animal Physiology LABORATORY Spring 2011 Instructor: ROBIN COOPER , Ph role of ion channels and transporters in regulation of the membrane potential will be covered in great-neuron communication through electrical and chemical synapses will be examined in live preparations. The historical

Cooper, Robin L.

200

PostTenure Review Guidelines Department of Animal Science  

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to the Department Head for the annual faculty review (annual Achievement Report and the Plan of Work1 PostTenure Review Guidelines Department of Animal Science Texas A&M University (Revised in preparation and submission of packets for the PostTenure Review process. POSTTENURE REVIEW PROCESS

Boas, Harold P.

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Anim. Res. 50 (2001) 223226 223 INRA, EDP Sciences, 2001  

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the effects of 0.3 M calcium chloride (CaCl2) injection on final tenderness in muscle Longissimus thoracis et lum- borum. Injection of beef carcasses with CaCl2 accelerated post mortem tenderization process. Ca2 significantly (P CaCl2 injected animals (n = 24) compared with control ani- mals (n = 24

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

202

Pressure Differential Analysis of a Laboratory Animal Room  

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differential can prevent air flow from a low pressure region to a high pressure region. We tested whether the differential pressure is reasonable to regulate the code between the indoors and outdoors, and among laboratory animal rooms, so as to provide a...

Jiang, X.; Liu, Z.; Yoshida, H.; Tang, B.

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

203

New Mexico State University Department of Animal & Range Sciences  

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as sources of biofuels. Her portion of the research is to investigate the use of algal by- product from of algal biofuel co- product in a forage diet," while Kelsey Quinn placed second for her presentation Professor in the Department of Animal and Range Sciences, is an active grant writer, is co

Johnson, Eric E.

204

New Mexico State University Department of Animal & Range Sciences  

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meals on sites of digestion, small intestinal amino acid disappearance and growth performance of meat:255-267. "Effects of level and source of supplemental protein in a concentrate-based diet on sites of digestion (Wool), Johnathon Walsh and Cole Gardner (Livestock). ARSGSA Newly elected officers of the Animal

Johnson, Eric E.

205

New Mexico State University Department of Animal & Range Sciences  

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offered include "Solar and wind energy for the landowner ­ options, costs and returns;" By- productNew Mexico State University Department of Animal & Range Sciences Number 272 May 24, 2010 ALLRED-understory relations on one seed juniper (Juniperus monosperma [Engelm.] Sarg.) encroachment sites in New Mexico." Dr

Johnson, Eric E.

206

College students򠰥rceptions of the national animal identification system  

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The purpose of this study was to determine awareness, knowledge, and perceptions of the National Animal Identification System (NAIS) among college students in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Texas A&M University. Since the issue of a...

Long, Jeanie Marie

2009-05-15T23:59:59.000Z

207

Parasitism and the evolutionary ecology of animal personality  

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...personality in animals (Coats et al. 2010; Poulin 2010). Here, we propose that (i...targets of manipulation by parasites (Poulin 2010). 3. Parasites as direct selective...definitions of parasitism (Bush et al. 2001; Poulin 2007); parasites can impair host health...

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

208

Disordered animal multilayer reflectors and the localization of light  

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...the more weakly disordered guanine-cytoplasm...However, silvery protein structures around...system) are highly disordered and have sigma R...matrix models of protein-cytoplasm reflectors...stack model of a disordered animal multilayer...reflectivity spectrum of an ensemble (spatial) average...

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

209

Interactive Animation of Cloth-like Objects in Virtual Reality  

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simulation remains a major challenge, even if applications are numerous, from rapid prototyping to e-based model with rapid collision detection and response, as well as wind or liquid drag effects to enhance animation of non-trivial objects, with complex behavior like cloth flapping, remains a challenge in computer

Desbrun, Mathieu

210

COMPARING THE EMOTIONAL BRAINS OF HUMANS AND OTHER ANIMALS  

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25 3 COMPARING THE EMOTIONAL BRAINS OF HUMANS AND OTHER ANIMALS Kent C. Berridge How is emotion embodied in the brain? That is the ques- tion posed by affective neuroscience (Cacioppo & Gardner, 1999 and emotion at both psychological and neurobiological levels. Evidence regarding the brain substrates

Berridge, Kent

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Helping animals, people and the planet Office of the Dean  

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Helping animals, people and the planet Office of the Dean 1601 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO students enrolled in the DVM program and serves as a liaison with Student Financial Services to help scholarship opportunities for DVM students both at CSU and outside CSU and be able to help advise

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Animal carcasses must be handled properly to prevent harm to people, herds, flocks,  

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must be disposed of within 24 hours by burial or burning. Animals dying from anthrax or ornithosis must be killed and burned on site within 24 hours. Routine and Emergency Burial of Animal Carcasses Saqib Mukhtar-filled trench or pit. Burying animal carcasses properly can prevent or minimize problems for human, animal

Mukhtar, Saqib

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A Follow-up of Animal Science Graduates at Texas A&M University, 1950-2010  

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that the animal science curriculum did not emphasize creativity and did not provide enough flexibility to emphasize specialized areas of animal science such as companion animals. Continual research about animal science graduates, their academic programs...

Campbell, Robert

2012-10-19T23:59:59.000Z

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In order to build up a system of international cooperative research in the field of animal biotechnology, animal stem cell engineering and healthcare biotechnology, the Graduate School  

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biotechnology, animal stem cell engineering and healthcare biotechnology, the Graduate School of Bioagricultural Spin-offs in Animal Biotechnology Project of Educational and Research Collaborative Internship Program in Animal Biotechnology Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University Furo-cho, Chikusa

Takahashi, Ryo

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Bisphenol-A (BPA), BPA Glucuronide, and BPA Sulfate in Midgestation Umbilical Cord Serum in a Northern and Central California Population  

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Bisphenol-A (BPA), BPA Glucuronide, and BPA Sulfate in Midgestation Umbilical Cord Serum in a Northern and Central California Population ... Bisphenol-A (BPA) is an endocrine disrupting chemical used in numerous consumer products, resulting in universal exposure in the United States. ... Prenatal exposure to BPA is associated with numerous reproductive and developmental effects in animals. ...

Roy R. Gerona; Tracey J. Woodruff; Carrie A. Dickenson; Janet Pan; Jackie M. Schwartz; Saunak Sen; Matthew W. Friesen; Victor Y. Fujimoto; Patricia A. Hunt

2013-08-13T23:59:59.000Z

216

A Decade of Population Change in Texas.  

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population, particularly from 1950 to 1960. It includes selected popula- tion projections to 1970 and points out some of their implications. Among the more significant findings are the following : 1. The total population of Texas on April 1, 1960, was 9... and communications facilities will have to be expanded to meet the needs of rapidly-growing numbers of people. 2. Population growth and losses are unevenly distributed in the State. Between 1950 and 1960, 143 Texas counties lost in population and 111 had...

Skrabanek, R. L.

1963-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Immunoassay for mercury in seafood and animal tissues  

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Methylmercury accumulates to high levels in the tissues of fish and other animals through biomagnification. Since methylmercury is extremely toxic, it is important to identify fish or animal tissues with mercury levels too high for human consumption. Current methods for the analysis of mercury are expensive and time- consuming, and they must be performed in a laboratory setting. In this study, a rapid and inexpensive mercury-specific immunoassay developed by BioNebraska was used to measure total mercury in tissue following acid digestion and methylmercury decomposition. A good correlation was obtained between the immunoassay and cold vapor atomic absorption spectrophotometry (CVAAS). Use of the mercury immunoassay will facilitate the rapid screening of large numbers of tissue samples.

Carlson, L.; Holmquist, B.; Ladd, R.; Riddell, M. [BioNebraska, Inc., Lincoln, NE (United States)

1995-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The chimaera project: an online database of animal motions  

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links to favorite tutorials and a variety of resources. Currently, few websites exist that contain free, albeit limited, content for rigging. Websites, such as Rigging101 (http://www.rigging101.com/), hosted by two Vancouver Film School students..., features five unique rigs. These rigs are well documented with well developed instructions, but they feature no associated animations. Only one of the rigs is a quadruped. The website also houses a variety of scripts and visual tutorials, a great...

Gele, Julie Katherine

2009-05-15T23:59:59.000Z

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The chimaera project: an online database of animal motions  

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links to favorite tutorials and a variety of resources. Currently, few websites exist that contain free, albeit limited, content for rigging. Websites, such as Rigging101 (http://www.rigging101.com/), hosted by two Vancouver Film School students..., features five unique rigs. These rigs are well documented with well developed instructions, but they feature no associated animations. Only one of the rigs is a quadruped. The website also houses a variety of scripts and visual tutorials, a great...

Gele, Julie Katherine

2008-10-10T23:59:59.000Z

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Use of Preventative and Therapeutic Drugs in Show Market Animals  

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Various preventive and therapeutic medicines may be used for disease management in show mar- ket livestock and poultry. These include vaccines and bacterins, antibiotics and antibacterials, para- siticides and corticosteroids. Exhibitors of show ani.... These instructions are to be followed precisely. L-2335 2-01 Use of Preventive and Therapeutic Drugs in Show Market Animals F.C. Faries, Jr. Associate Professor and Extension Program Leader for Veterinary Medicine The Texas A&M University System Testing The Food...

Faries Jr., Floron C.

2001-03-12T23:59:59.000Z

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Integrated energy system centered around an animal sciences farm  

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New Mexico State University has proposed to build a $2.5 million demonstration facility centered about an animal sciences farm. The farm would have a 200-head dairy herd, 500 sheep, 250 hogs, and 50-250 beef cattle. Besides producing milk, meat, and wool, the farm would process the animal wastes to make methane for electrical generation and to grow algae or other high-protein feed. The facilities would be arranged so that the wastes could be flushed with water into an anaerobic digester by gravity flow. The arrangement would be designed to minimize the cost of handling feed, yet facilitate animal care. The buildings would be solar heated. Methane produced in the digester would be scrubbed with water to remove carbon dioxide, then used to power two electrical generators. Methane production would be sufficient to provide at least 90% of the farm's electrical energy and 100% of the steam needed by the feed mill. Waste heat from the generator engines would provide the energy needed for water heating. Daily energy requirements are estimated to be 229 kWh (electrical), 1.31 GJ (water heating) and 3.68 GJ (steam).

Maudlin, G.L.; Freeburg, R.S.; Miller, D.D.; Phelan, P.F.; Redman, C.M.

1980-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Vehicle Technologies Office: 3-D Animation Shows Complex Geometry of Diesel  

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3-D Animation Shows 3-D Animation Shows Complex Geometry of Diesel Particulates to someone by E-mail Share Vehicle Technologies Office: 3-D Animation Shows Complex Geometry of Diesel Particulates on Facebook Tweet about Vehicle Technologies Office: 3-D Animation Shows Complex Geometry of Diesel Particulates on Twitter Bookmark Vehicle Technologies Office: 3-D Animation Shows Complex Geometry of Diesel Particulates on Google Bookmark Vehicle Technologies Office: 3-D Animation Shows Complex Geometry of Diesel Particulates on Delicious Rank Vehicle Technologies Office: 3-D Animation Shows Complex Geometry of Diesel Particulates on Digg Find More places to share Vehicle Technologies Office: 3-D Animation Shows Complex Geometry of Diesel Particulates on AddThis.com... 3-D Animation Shows Complex Geometry of Diesel Particulates

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Cancer Epidemiology Population Health Sciences 750  

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-01/5/11-1 Cancer Epidemiology Population Health Sciences 750 3 credits When: Spring 2011 (1 Audience: This course is intended for students in health-related disciplines interested in cancer etiology. the unequal burden of cancer among populations and variations across time and geography, 2. the distinctive

Sheridan, Jennifer

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Fish Population and Behavior Revealed by Instantaneous  

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Fish Population and Behavior Revealed by Instantaneous Continental Shelf­Scale Imaging Nicholas C-transect methods from slow-moving research vessels. These methods significantly undersample fish populations in time and space, leaving an incomplete and ambiguous record of abundance and behavior. We show that fish

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Population growth and earth's human carrying capacity  

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...projected world grain har-vest of 2.1 billion tons in 2030 could feed 2.5 billion people at the U.S...Sustainable risks: An enduring given) (Sdu Uitgeverij Plantijnstraat, Den...estimated a maximum world population of 2 billion. The world's population...

JE Cohen

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Oil Pollution and Seabird Populations [and Discussion  

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1 June 1982 research-article Oil Pollution and Seabird Populations [and...time to time by individual incidents of oil pollution, and throughout the year, especially...deal of public concern about the effect of oil pollution on the wellbeing of seabird populations...

1982-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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POPULATION ECOLOGY Population Dynamics of the Colorado Potato Beetle in an  

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POPULATION ECOLOGY Population Dynamics of the Colorado Potato Beetle in an Agroecosystem with Tomatoes and Potatoes with Management Implications to Processing Tomatoes CHRIS L. HARDING,1 S. J Environ. Entomol. 31(6): 1110Ð1118 (2002) ABSTRACT We evaluated the population dynamics of Colorado potato

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Population genomics20-02-2009 Antnio Rodrigues; Bruno Santos / 59 Population Genomics  

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Population genomics20-02-2009 António Rodrigues; Bruno Santos / 59 Population Genomics 1 António Rodrigues (PDBC 2008) Bruno Santos (PDBC 2008) #12;Population genomics20-02-2009 António Rodrigues; Bruno Santos / 59 Contents 2 2 1000 genome project 1 Motivation and Introduction New generation sequencing

Goldschmidt, Christina

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Chapter Five - Arboviruses Pathogenic for Domestic and Wild Animals  

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Abstract The objective of this chapter is to provide an updated and concise systematic review on taxonomy, history, arthropod vectors, vertebrate hosts, animal disease, and geographic distribution of all arboviruses known to date to cause disease in homeotherm (endotherm) vertebrates, except those affecting exclusively man. Fifty arboviruses pathogenic for animals have been documented worldwide, belonging to seven families: Togaviridae (mosquito-borne Eastern, Western, and Venezuelan equine encephalilitis viruses; Sindbis, Middelburg, Getah, and Semliki Forest viruses), Flaviviridae (mosquito-borne yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, Murray Valley encephalitis, West Nile, Usutu, Israel turkey meningoencephalitis, Tembusu and Wesselsbron viruses; tick-borne encephalitis, louping ill, Omsk hemorrhagic fever, Kyasanur Forest disease, and Tyuleniy viruses), Bunyaviridae (tick-borne Nairobi sheep disease, Soldado, and Bhanja viruses; mosquito-borne Rift Valley fever, La Crosse, Snowshoe hare, and Cache Valley viruses; biting midges-borne Main Drain, Akabane, Aino, Shuni, and Schmallenberg viruses), Reoviridae (biting midges-borne African horse sickness, Kasba, bluetongue, epizootic hemorrhagic disease of deer, Ibaraki, equine encephalosis, Peruvian horse sickness, and Yunnan viruses), Rhabdoviridae (sandfly/mosquito-borne bovine ephemeral fever, vesicular stomatitis-Indiana, vesicular stomatitis-New Jersey, vesicular stomatitis-Alagoas, and Coccal viruses), Orthomyxoviridae (tick-borne Thogoto virus), and Asfarviridae (tick-borne African swine fever virus). They are transmitted to animals by five groups of hematophagous arthropods of the subphyllum Chelicerata (order Acarina, families Ixodidae and Argasidae—ticks) or members of the class Insecta: mosquitoes (family Culicidae); biting midges (family Ceratopogonidae); sandflies (subfamily Phlebotominae); and cimicid bugs (family Cimicidae). Arboviral diseases in endotherm animals may therefore be classified as: tick-borne (louping ill and tick-borne encephalitis, Omsk hemorrhagic fever, Kyasanur Forest disease, Tyuleniy fever, Nairobi sheep disease, Soldado fever, Bhanja fever, Thogoto fever, African swine fever), mosquito-borne (Eastern, Western, and Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitides, Highlands J disease, Getah disease, Semliki Forest disease, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, Murray Valley encephalitis, West Nile encephalitis, Usutu disease, Israel turkey meningoencephalitis, Tembusu disease/duck egg-drop syndrome, Wesselsbron disease, La Crosse encephalitis, Snowshoe hare encephalitis, Cache Valley disease, Main Drain disease, Rift Valley fever, Peruvian horse sickness, Yunnan disease), sandfly-borne (vesicular stomatitis—Indiana, New Jersey, and Alagoas, Cocal disease), midge-borne (Akabane disease, Aino disease, Schmallenberg disease, Shuni disease, African horse sickness, Kasba disease, bluetongue, epizootic hemorrhagic disease of deer, Ibaraki disease, equine encephalosis, bovine ephemeral fever, Kotonkan disease), and cimicid-borne (Buggy Creek disease). Animals infected with these arboviruses regularly develop a febrile disease accompanied by various nonspecific symptoms; however, additional severe syndromes may occur: neurological diseases (meningitis, encephalitis, encephalomyelitis); hemorrhagic symptoms; abortions and congenital disorders; or vesicular stomatitis. Certain arboviral diseases cause significant economic losses in domestic animals—for example, Eastern, Western and Venezuelan equine encephalitides, West Nile encephalitis, Nairobi sheep disease, Rift Valley fever, Akabane fever, Schmallenberg disease (emerged recently in Europe), African horse sickness, bluetongue, vesicular stomatitis, and African swine fever; all of these (except for Akabane and Schmallenberg diseases) are notifiable to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE, 2012).

Zdenek Hubálek; Ivo Rudolf; Norbert Nowotny

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Modality comparison for small animal radiotherapy: A simulation study  

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Purpose: Small animal radiation therapy has advanced significantly in recent years. Whereas in the past dose was delivered using a single beam and a lead shield for sparing of healthy tissue, conformal doses can be now delivered using more complex dedicated small animal radiotherapy systems with image guidance. The goal of this paper is to investigate dose distributions for three small animal radiation treatment modalities. Methods: This paper presents a comparison of dose distributions generated by the three approaches—a single-field irradiator with a 200?kV beam and no image guidance, a small animal image-guided conformal system based on a modified microCT scanner with a 120 kV beam developed at Stanford University, and a dedicated conformal system, SARRP, using a 220 kV beam developed at Johns Hopkins University. The authors present a comparison of treatment plans for the three modalities using two cases: a mouse with a subcutaneous tumor and a mouse with a spontaneous lung tumor. A 5 Gy target dose was calculated using the EGSnrc Monte Carlo codes. Results: All treatment modalities generated similar dose distributions for the subcutaneous tumor case, with the highest mean dose to the ipsilateral lung and bones in the single-field plan (0.4 and 0.4 Gy) compared to the microCT (0.1 and 0.2 Gy) and SARRP (0.1 and 0.3 Gy) plans. The lung case demonstrated that due to the nine-beam arrangements in the conformal plans, the mean doses to the ipsilateral lung, spinal cord, and bones were significantly lower in the microCT plan (2.0, 0.4, and 1.9 Gy) and the SARRP plan (1.5, 0.5, and 1.8 Gy) than in single-field irradiator plan (4.5, 3.8, and 3.3 Gy). Similarly, the mean doses to the contralateral lung and the heart were lowest in the microCT plan (1.5 and 2.0 Gy), followed by the SARRP plan (1.7 and 2.2 Gy), and they were highest in the single-field plan (2.5 and 2.4?Gy). For both cases, dose uniformity was greatest in the single-field irradiator plan followed by the SARRP plan due to the sensitivity of the lower energy microCT beam to target heterogeneities and image noise. Conclusions: The two treatment planning examples demonstrate that modern small animal radiotherapy techniques employing image guidance, variable collimation, and multiple beam angles deliver superior dose distributions to small animal tumors as compared to conventional treatments using a single-field irradiator. For deep-seated mouse tumors, however, higher-energy conformal radiotherapy could result in higher doses to critical organs compared to lower-energy conformal radiotherapy. Treatment planning optimization for small animal radiotherapy should therefore be developed to take full advantage of the novel conformal systems.

Bazalova, Magdalena, E-mail: bazalova@stanford.edu; Nelson, Geoff; Noll, John M.; Graves, Edward E. [Department of Radiation Oncology, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 (United States)] [Department of Radiation Oncology, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 (United States)

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Social variety in the yellow bellied marmot: a population behavioural system.  

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Anim. Behav ., 1977, 25, 58 5 -593 SOCIAL VARIETY IN THE YELLOW-BELLIED MARMOT : A POPULATION-BEHAVIOURAL SYSTEM BY KENNETH B. ARMITAGE Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Colorado and Division of Biological Sciences, University of Kansas... were detailed else- where (Armitage 1973, 1974, 1975) . Observations were concentrated between 06 .00 and 10.00 and 16.00 and 19.00 hours (M.S.T.) when marmots are most active (Armitage 1962) . 585 The data reported herein were obtained from 1962...

Armitage, Kenneth

1977-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Assessment of Technologies Used to Characterize Wildlife Populations in the Offshore Environment  

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Wind energy development in the offshore environment can have both direct and indirect effects on wildlife, yet little is known about most species that use near-shore and offshore waters due in part to the difficulty involved in studying animals in remote, challenging environments. Traditional methods to characterize offshore wildlife populations include shipboard observations. Technological advances have provided researches with an array of technologies to gather information about fauna from afar. This report describes the use and application of radar, thermal and optical imagery, and acoustic detection technologies for monitoring birds, bats, and marine mammals in offshore environments.

Duberstein, Corey A.; Tagestad, Jerry D.; Larson, Kyle B.

2011-12-09T23:59:59.000Z

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Comparing galaxy populations in compact and loose groups of galaxies III. Effects of environment on star formation  

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This paper is part of a series in which we perform a systematic comparison of the galaxy properties inhabiting compact groups, loose groups and the field. In this paper we focus our study to the age and the star formation in galaxies. For galaxies in selected samples of compact groups, loose groups and field, we compare the distributions of the following parameters: D$_n(4000)$ as an age indicator, and the specific star formation rate as indicator of ongoing star formation. We analyse the dependence of these parameters on galaxy type, stellar mass and, for group galaxies, their dependence on the dynamic state of the system. We also analyse the fraction of old, and of high star forming galaxies as a function of galaxy stellar mass in the environments we probe. Galaxies in compact groups have, on average, older stellar populations than their loose group or field counterparts. Early-type galaxies in compact groups formed their stars and depleted their gas content more rapidly than in the other environments. We h...

Coenda, Valeria; Martínez, Héctor J

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Hanford Site Regional Population - 2010 Census  

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The U.S. Department of Energy conducts radiological operations in south-central Washington State. Population dose estimates must be performed to provide a measure of the impact from site radiological releases. Results of the U.S. 2010 Census were used to determine counts and distributions for the residential population located within 50-miles of several operating areas of the Hanford Site. Year 2010 was the first census year that a 50-mile population of a Hanford Site operational area exceeded the half-million mark.

Hamilton, Erin L.; Snyder, Sandra F.

2011-08-12T23:59:59.000Z

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Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, 2003 Animating Suspended Particle Explosions  

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Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, 2003 Animating Suspended Particle products. Par- ticles immersed in the fluid track the motion of particulate fuel and soot.8 [Simulation and Modeling]: Types of Simulation--Animation 1 Introduction Although explosions are thankfully

O'Brien, James F.

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The Fate of Fossil Fuel Hydrocarbons in Marine Animals [and Discussion  

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20 May 1975 research-article The Fate of Fossil Fuel Hydrocarbons in Marine Animals [and Discussion] E...have been made of their fate in mammals. The fate of fossil fuel hydrocarbons in marine animals. | Journal Article...

1975-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal sanatory institution Sample Search...  

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Use of Animals in Research 5.94 Research-General Principles (See Also Chapter 3 for Ethics and Conduct Summary: . The university has established the Institutional Animal Care...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animals selected examples Sample Search...  

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Use of Animals in Research 5.94 Research-General Principles (See Also Chapter 3 for Ethics and Conduct Summary: Regarding Use of Animals in Research Page 2 of 2 primary work...

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Page 1 of 6 Institute for Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine  

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Page 1 of 6 Institute for Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine Initial Meeting in Tanzania Dr David M Bailey Lecturer Ecology and physiology of marine animals, in particular the effects

Glasgow, University of

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Marine animal behaviour: neglecting ocean currents can lead us up the wrong track  

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...animal behaviour: neglecting ocean currents can lead us up the wrong track...foraging behaviour|impact of ocean currents|marine animal behaviour|satellite...2003). While the influence of ocean currents on recorded trajectories has been...

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Fate of Fossil Fuel Hydrocarbons in Marine Animals [and Discussion  

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...research-article The Fate of Fossil Fuel Hydrocarbons in Marine Animals [and Discussion...mammals. The fate of fossil fuel hydrocarbons in marine animals. | Journal Article...Carcinogens 0 Epoxy Compounds 0 Fuel Oils 0 Hydrocarbons 0 Naphthalenes...

1975-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A graphical interface for the integration of algorithm animations / by Christopher James Roda  

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. A Command Router C. B Environment Liaison C. C Outpnt Dispatch D GLOSSARY VITA LIST OF FIGURES FIGURE Page 1 A Simple Animation Digraph. . . . . . 2 A More Sophisticated Animation Digraph 3 Interface Appearance Upon Invocation 4 Interface...

Roda, Christopher James

1992-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animated self-serve web-based Sample Search...  

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self-serve web-based Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: animated self-serve web-based Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Working with Animal...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal health association Sample Search...  

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for: animal health association Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Policy on the Occupational Health & Safety Program in the Care and Use of Animals in Research and Instruction...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal health monitoring Sample Search...  

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for: animal health monitoring Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Policy on the Occupational Health & Safety Program in the Care and Use of Animals in Research and Instruction...

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Augmenting Gesture Animation with Motion Capture Data to Provide Full-Body Engagement  

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Augmenting Gesture Animation with Motion Capture Data to Provide Full-Body Engagement Pengcheng Luo the rest of the body, 3 Animation samples can be found on http://www.cs.ucdavis.edu/~neff/ pengcheng/ #12

Neff, Michael

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Energy Supply- Production of Fuel from Agricultural and Animal Waste  

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The Society for Energy and Environmental Research (SEER) was funded in March 2004 by the Department of Energy, under grant DE-FG-36-04GO14268, to produce a study, and oversee construction and implementation, for the thermo-chemical production of fuel from agricultural and animal waste. The grant focuses on the Changing World Technologies (CWT) of West Hempstead, NY, thermal conversion process (TCP), which converts animal residues and industrial food processing biproducts into fuels, and as an additional product, fertilizers. A commercial plant was designed and built by CWT, partially using grant funds, in Carthage, Missouri, to process animal residues from a nearby turkey processing plant. The DOE sponsored program consisted of four tasks. These were: Task 1 Optimization of the CWT Plant in Carthage - This task focused on advancing and optimizing the process plant operated by CWT that converts organic waste to fuel and energy. Task 2 Characterize and Validate Fuels Produced by CWT - This task focused on testing of bio-derived hydrocarbon fuels from the Carthage plant in power generating equipment to determine the regulatory compliance of emissions and overall performance of the fuel. Task 3 Characterize Mixed Waste Streams - This task focused on studies performed at Princeton University to better characterize mixed waste incoming streams from animal and vegetable residues. Task 4 Fundamental Research in Waste Processing Technologies - This task focused on studies performed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on the chemical reformation reaction of agricultural biomass compounds in a hydrothermal medium. Many of the challenges to optimize, improve and perfect the technology, equipment and processes in order to provide an economically viable means of creating sustainable energy were identified in the DOE Stage Gate Review, whose summary report was issued on July 30, 2004. This summary report appears herein as Appendix 1, and the findings of the report formed the basis for much of the subsequent work under the grant. An explanation of the process is presented as well as the completed work on the four tasks.

Gabriel Miller

2009-03-25T23:59:59.000Z

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Human-animal interactions, relationships and bonds: a review and analysis of the literature  

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human-animal bond: health implications across the lifespan.H. (2012). Mental health implications of human attachment to

Hosey, Geoff; Melfi, Vicky

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal husbandry Sample Search Results  

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... Source: Heller, Barbara - Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology Collection: Mathematics 2 COMPARATIVE MEDICINE LABORATORY ANIMAL FACILITIES...

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Transfer of radionuclides to animals: An historical perspective of work done in the United States  

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This document describes historical aspects of the use of radionuclides in animals, particularly in the United States. (TEM)

Richmond, C.R.

1988-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Introduction: The University of Connecticut Health Center is actively involved in working with animals. In  

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an allergic reaction to animals. If you are experiencing hives, a runny nose or eyes, coughing or shortness

Oliver, Douglas L.

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Estimating population size by genotyping faeces  

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...CA 91360, USA Population size is a fundamental biological parameter that is di cult...In Ecological census techniques, a handbook (ed. W. J. Sutherland), pp. 11...In Ecological census techniques, a handbook (ed. W. J. Sutherland), pp. 1...

1999-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Fact #661: February 7, 2011 Population Density  

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The density of the population in the U.S., measured as the number of people per square mile, affects the way goods and people are transported. The newly released 2010 Census data show that, on a...

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Independent optical excitation of distinct neural populations  

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Optogenetic tools enable examination of how specific cell types contribute to brain circuit functions. A long-standing question is whether it is possible to independently activate two distinct neural populations in mammalian ...

Klapoetke, Nathan Cao

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Ocean currents help explain population genetic structure  

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...original work is properly cited. Ocean currents help explain population genetic...larval dispersal estimates based on ocean current observations, we demonstrate...Data-assimilated models of ocean currents for the study region were produced...

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Metabolic Gene Polymorphism Frequencies in Control Populations  

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...collaboration with the GSEC Project. 1 Vineis, P., Malats...2000. 9 Taioli E. International collaborative study...Malats N., Camus-Radon A. M., Nyberg F...populations. | Using the International Project on Genetic Susceptibility...

Seymour Garte; Laura Gaspari; Anna-Karin Alexandrie; Christine Ambrosone; Herman Autrup; Judith L. Autrup; Helena Baranova; Lise Bathum; Simone Benhamou; Paolo Boffetta; Christine Bouchardy; Katja Breskvar; Jurgen Brockmoller; Ingolf Cascorbi; Margie L. Clapper; Christiane Coutelle; Ann Daly; Marco Dell’Omo; Vita Dolzan; Carolyn M. Dresler; Anthony Fryer; Aage Haugen; David W. Hein; Allan Hildesheim; Ari Hirvonen; Ling-Ling Hsieh; Magnus Ingelman-Sundberg; Ivan Kalina; Daehee Kang; Masahiro Kihara; Chikako Kiyohara; Pierre Kremers; Philip Lazarus; Loïc Le Marchand; Maria Celeste Lechner; Ester M. M. van Lieshout; Stephanie London; Johannes J. Manni; Christine M. Maugard; Shunji Morita; Valle Nazar-Stewart; Kazumasa Noda; Yoshio Oda; Fritz F. Parl; Roberta Pastorelli; Irene Persson; Wilbert H. M. Peters; Agneta Rannug; Timothy Rebbeck; Angela Risch; Liliane Roelandt; Marjorie Romkes; David Ryberg; Jan Salagovic; Bernadette Schoket; Janeric Seidegard; Peter G. Shields; Edith Sim; Daniel Sinnet; Richard C. Strange; Isabel Stücker; Haruhiko Sugimura; Jordi To-Figueras; Paolo Vineis; Mimi C. Yu; and Emanuela Taioli

2001-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The genetics of Drosophila subobscura populations  

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The natural population of Drosophila subobscura of Mt. Parnes has been followed for two successive years and the frequency of the gene arrangements determined. Some changes occured in the first year but do not ex...

Costas B. Krimbas

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United Nations Population Information Network | Open Energy Information  

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United Nations Population Information Network United Nations Population Information Network Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: United Nations Population Information Network Agency/Company /Organization: United Nations Focus Area: People and Policy Resource Type: Dataset Website: www.un.org/popin/ Cost: Free United Nations Population Information Network Screenshot References: United Nations Population Information Network[1] Logo: United Nations Population Information Network The Population Information Network (POPIN) strives to make international, regional and national population information, particularly information available from United Nations sources, easily available to the international community. "The Population Information Network (POPIN) was founded on 9 May 1979, by

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OPERATING PROCEDURES FOR THE ANIMAL GENOMICS FOCUS GROUP (as of Sept 12 2008)  

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OPERATING PROCEDURES FOR THE ANIMAL GENOMICS FOCUS GROUP (as of Sept 12 2008) OBJECTIVES The Animal Genomics (AG) focus group within the Genetics Graduate Group (GGG) will bring together faculty who are active in this area of research to enhance the training opportunities in this area. Animal Genomics

Ernest, Holly

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Realistic Large Scale ad hoc Animal Monitoring Bartosz Wietrzyk, Milena Radenkovic  

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Realistic Large Scale ad hoc Animal Monitoring Bartosz Wietrzyk, Milena Radenkovic School for profitability of animal production as well as welfare of animals and farmers. In this paper we define requirements for such monitoring on the basis of questionnaires distributed to potential users and processing

Aickelin, Uwe

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Development of a triple modality small animal planar imaging system  

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Recently small animal research utilizing nuclear medicine based imaging has been combined with structural anatomical imaging from x-ray radiography providing a powerful tool for animal researchers. The addition of a third modality is the goal of our instrumentation development. Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility and Case Western Reserve University have been collaborating on the development of a planar imaging system which in addition to radiopharmaceutical based functional imaging and x-ray radiography structural imaging also allows for the in vivo bioluminescence imaging thus providing another functional imaging modality. For the gamma camera we use is a Hamamatsu position sensitive photomultiplier tube coupled to a pixellated NaI(TI) scintillator array with individual crystal elements 1 mm × 1 mm × 5 mm in size and a 0.25 mm septum between each element. The gamma camera has a 10 cm diameter active area and can be used for 125I, 99mT and 111In radionuclide imaging. To acquire anatomical information we are using a Rad-Icon Shad-o-Box X-ray detector that provides a field of view of 5 cm × 10 cm. The x-ray source is a Source-Ray compact x-ray generator. We are using a Princeton Instruments cooled CCD based detector for the imaging of the bio-distribution of bioluminescence. All three imaging instruments will be integrated into a single light tight / x-ray tight enclosure.

A. G. Weisenberger, Z. Lee, S. Majewski, B. Kross, V. Popov, B. Welch, R. Wojcik, C. Zorn

2006-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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MICRO-BUBBLE SPARGING OF ANCHORAGE DEPENDENT ANIMAL CELL CULTURES  

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ABSTRACT We have recently demonstrated that micro-bubble sparging can be successfully applied for bubble oxygenation of suspended animal cell cultures. The success of micro-bubble sparging requires the use of surfactants (such as Pluronic F-68 and silicone based antifoams) which minimize foaming and bubble damaging effects and, at the same time improve the oxygen transfer capabilities across bubbles. For anchored animal cells the use of surfactants and micro-bubble sparging requires a careful evaluation of the choice of substrates which will enable maximum cell adhesion and growth in the presence of the appropriate surfactant. Results will be presented which show that cell culture polystyrene is an excellent substrate for the growth of anchored cells in surfactant-based media formulations. These fundamental studies were extrapolated to large-scale perfusion cultures of anchored BHK cells, cultivated in a polystyrene CellCube” (Costar, U.K.), using micro-bubble sparging for medium oxygenation in a 2L stirred tank bioreactor (LH Fermentation Ltd). High yields of anchored cells (in excess of 1010 cells) with viabilities greater than 95% were obtained within 7–10 days post-inoculation. Keywords Micro-bubble oxygenation; anchored cells; Pluronic; adhesion; perfusion; foaming.

A. Handa-Corrigan; S. Nikolay; R. Brydges

1994-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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4-H Animal Project Records In animal projects, record keeping is important for a number of reasons. The cost of a project  

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. The cost of a project is always important in planning for resources needed, and management changes4-H Animal Project Records In animal projects, record keeping is important for a number of reasons requirements of various events. Growth results relate to the success of some projects, while training time has

New Hampshire, University of

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Policy on Presence of Service Animals on Campus January 6, 2010 University of Windsor -Employment Equity Office 1  

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Policy on Presence of Service Animals on Campus January 6, 2010 University of Windsor - Employment Equity Office 1 POLICY ON PRESENCE OF SERVICE ANIMALS ON CAMPUS #12;Policy on Presence of Service Animals of Contents.............................................................................. 2 Policy Title

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Comparative Cost Analysis of Alternative Animal Tracing Strategies Directed Toward Foot and Mouth Disease Outbreaks in the Texas High Plains  

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with animal ID, then there are specific manufacturers that produce AIN devices including visual tags, RFID tags, and injectable transponders. The last step for NAIS is animal tracing. Animal tracking databases (ATD) that are maintained by the states...

Looney, John C.

2010-07-14T23:59:59.000Z

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An analysis of numerical trends in African elephant populations.  

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?? The elephant debate deals largely with population size, how elephant numbers change over time, how they may affect vegetation, and how their populations should… (more)

Junker, Jessica

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A multi-population genetic algorithm for a constrained two ...  

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tree search algorithm for solving the d-dimensional knapsack problem. ...... PH A population heuristic, proposed by Beasley (2004), where a population of.

2008-12-10T23:59:59.000Z

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Population balance for CFB–FGD systems  

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Abstract Population balance is the basis of stable and effective operation of circulating fluidized bed flue gas desulfurization systems (CFB–FGD systems). The population balance model parameters were calibrated by comparing the calculated results for a CFB–FGD system with experimental data from a bench-scale CFB–FGD system. The relative error was less than 5.1%. The influences of the model parameters, reactor structures, operating conditions, and adhesive carrier particles on the population balance of the CFB–FGD system were then analyzed using the calibrated population balance model. The results indicated that particle segregation and the superficial gas velocity strongly influenced the particle size distribution. The cyclone separation efficiency and the selected particle draining coefficient also impacted the particle size distribution and the bottom ash ratio. The calcium to sulfur ratio and the bed temperature mainly influenced the bottom ash ratio and the desulfurization efficiency of the system. The anti-abrasion characteristics of the rapidly hydrated sorbent influenced the particle size distribution, the bottom ash ratio, and the desulfurization efficiency of the system. The population balance in the CFB–FGD system was more easily achieved when circulating ash from a CFB boiler was used as adhesive carrier particles instead of coal fly ash. This research provides guidance for stable, effective operation of CFB–FGD systems to promote industrial applications of CFB–FGD technology.

Changfu You; Yuan Li

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Population inversion in Landau-quantized graphene  

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Landau level lasers have the advantage of tunability of the laser frequency by means of the external magnetic field. The crucial prerequisite of such a laser is a population inversion between optically coupled Landau levels. Efficient carrier-carrier and carrier-phonon scattering generally suppresses this effect in conventional materials. Based on microscopic calculations, we predict for the first time the occurrence of a long-lived population inversion in Landau-quantized graphene and reveal the underlying many-particle mechanisms. To guide the experimental demonstration, we present optimal conditions for the observation of a maximal population inversion in terms of experimentally accessible parameters, such as the strength of the magnetic field, pump fluence, temperature, and doping. We reveal that in addition to the tunability of the Landau-level laser frequency, also the polarization of the emitted light can be tuned via gate voltage controlling the doping of the sample.

Wendler, Florian

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

270

Algal genotype and photoacclimatory responses of the symbiotic alga Symbiodiniumin natural populations of the sea anemone Anemonia viridis  

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...plasticity of the symbiotic algae in Anemonia viridis inhabiting...harbour symbiotic dino agellate algae, Symbiodinium (also known...photosynthesis is su - cient to fuel the entire respiratory carbon...days. The occurrence of many alga^invertebrate sym- bioses...

1997-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy implications of an aging population  

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This study provides various demographic, medical, and economic information relative to energy usage on a segment of the population, the elderly, which is growing in absolute numbers and relative population percentage. This growth is expected to continue well into the twenty-first century. The US aging population numbered 3.1 million in 1900, and by 1977 it had climbed to 23.5 million. It can be stated with reasonable certainty that this figure will rise to 31 million in the year 2000 and 43 million in the year 2020. These figures, corresponding to more than 10% of our population, are by no means insignificant. As our fossil-fuel reserves are being depleted and the cost of energy mounts, it becomes apparent that the elderly will become increasingly vulnerable to the energy crisis, primarily beause of their physical tendency to infirmity, their economic and social situation, and their susceptibility to psychological depression. This white paper concentrates on those aspects of aging and the nation's energy problem which are not usually related in our everyday consideration of these as separable problems. It seeks to identify the peculiar energy problems of the aged and to consider alternatives in the solution of these problems in light of modern technology.

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1980-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Publications on Population Peer-Reviewed Articles  

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- population nexus in the East African Horn: emerging degradation trends in rangeland and pastoral livelihood zones. Global Environmental Change 23 (6), 1525-1541. Davis J., López-Carr D. (2014) Migration) initiatives work? Evidence from WWF-sponsored projects in Africa and Asia.Proceedings of the International

Lopez-Carr, David

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The Population Status The American Alligator  

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Carolina by Thomas M. Murphy A Publication of the Savannah River Plant National Environmental Research Park'S SAVANNAH RIVER PLANT NATIONAL ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH PARK Copies may be obtained from Savannah River Ecology Laboratory #12;- The Population Status of the American Alligator on the Savannah River Plant, South Carolina

Georgia, University of

274

Populations of Galaxies Building a Galaxy  

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1 Populations of Galaxies · Building a Galaxy · Stellar Luminosity Functions, Mass · Starburst galaxies, Ultraluminous Infrared Galaxies (ULIRGS) #12;2 Question: How would you build a synthetic metals. · Fill in an H-R (or color-magnitude) diagram and let it evolve. · Make a synthetic spectrum

Crenshaw, Michael

275

Population synthesis of wide binary millisecond pulsars  

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......from our population synthesis code are in good agreement with those...s1, respectively. In model NS2, the maximum amount of mass...using a rapid binary evolution code based on the analytical approximation...adopted in our binary evolution code. We assume mass transfer to......

B. Willems; U. Kolb

2002-12-11T23:59:59.000Z

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PROSPECTIVE POPULATION OF THE UNITED STATES  

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...States are vast, while the forests are renewable and the farms susceptible of large increase...Saxony (778) and half that of (settled) Egypt (931). The 200, -000,000 for the...Saxony and oinly about one third that of Egypt. The rate of increase in population to...

W J MCGEE

1911-10-06T23:59:59.000Z

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S&TR | March/April 2008: Animation Brings Science to Life  

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Animation Brings Science to Life; caption: This fly-over view of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is included in a series of earthquake simulations. Livermore animator Michael Loomis used blueprints from 1936 to re-create the bridge's structure in three dimensions. Animation Brings Science to Life; caption: This fly-over view of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is included in a series of earthquake simulations. Livermore animator Michael Loomis used blueprints from 1936 to re-create the bridge's structure in three dimensions. COMMUNICATING complex scientific and technological concepts to a variety of audiences may seem daunting to some, but for Lawrence Livermore animator Michael Loomis, it is all in a day's work. Through animation, Loomis helps scientists and engineers effectively explain their ideas and research to peers, colleagues, laypeople, and decision makers. He blends his knowledge of computer science, art, and communications to create technically accurate, aesthetically pleasing visualizations that bring

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Anatomic and functional imaging of tagged molecules in animals  

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A novel functional imaging system for use in the imaging of unrestrained and non-anesthetized small animals or other subjects and a method for acquiring such images and further registering them with anatomical X-ray images previously or subsequently acquired. The apparatus comprises a combination of an IR laser profilometry system and gamma, PET and/or SPECT, imaging system, all mounted on a rotating gantry, that permits simultaneous acquisition of positional and orientational information and functional images of an unrestrained subject that are registered, i.e. integrated, using image processing software to produce a functional image of the subject without the use of restraints or anesthesia. The functional image thus obtained can be registered with a previously or subsequently obtained X-ray CT image of the subject. The use of the system described herein permits functional imaging of a subject in an unrestrained/non-anesthetized condition thereby reducing the stress on the subject and eliminating any potential interference with the functional testing that such stress might induce.

Weisenberger, Andrew G. (Yorktown, VA); Majewski, Stanislaw (Grafton, VA); Paulus, Michael J. (Knoxville, TN); Gleason, Shaun S. (Knoxville, VA)

2007-04-24T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal control services Sample Search Results  

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at Berkeley Collection: Biology and Medicine 7 SERVICE ANIMALS The University of New Hampshire is committed to creating a diverse, welcoming Summary: action to control it,...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal care committees Sample Search Results  

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and Care of Vertebrate Animals Used In Testing, Research... ". In compliance with Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane ... Source: Saidak, Filip - Department of...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal model mechanism Sample Search Results  

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challenges in modern biology. Research on animal behaviour has an inherently integrative nature Source: Little, Tony - Department of Psychology, University of Stirling;...

282

Prediction of intramuscular fat in live and slaughtered beef animals through processing of ultrasonic images  

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) in live and slaughtered (hide-on, pre-rigor) beef animals was developed through the application of ultrasonic B-mode and image processing technologies. Both cross-sectional and longitudinal images of the longissimus dorsi (ribeye) muscle in beef animals...) in live and slaughtered (hide-on, pre-rigor) beef animals was developed through the application of ultrasonic B-mode and image processing technologies. Both cross-sectional and longitudinal images of the longissimus dorsi (ribeye) muscle in beef animals...

Thane, Brian Ray

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal model development Sample Search...  

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Databases and Resources 4 Nuffield Council on Bioethics consultation on the ethics of research involving animals Summary: there are no viable alternatives to using...

284

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal antimicrobial usage Sample Search...  

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antimicrobial usage Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: animal antimicrobial usage Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Stakeholder position...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal manure digestion Sample Search Results  

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with other organic wastes. Co-digestion has the primary advan- tage... to generate biogas from animal manure. Some com- mon anaerobic digester configurations used on farms...

286

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(NOAA), Fishery Bulletin Collection: Environmental Sciences and Ecology 84 Press Release -Radiation in Japan Seas: Risk of Animal Death, Mutation? http:www.newdesignworld.com...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal viruses nsv Sample Search Results  

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Radiobiological Studies of Vaccinia Virus' Summary: of a few animal viruses (Dulbecco and Vogt, 1955 ; Frank- lin, 1958; Powell, 1959; Kaplan, 1962)) but... , owing partly to a...

288

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Such equipment would include feeding equipment for young animals... or disposable boots. If activities take place in ... Source: Andrews, Anne M. - Huck Institutes of the...

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to increase the quality of animal agriculture products, and improve... Clothing and boots worn on home farm and to different ... Source: Omiecinski, Curtis - Department of...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal science international Sample Search...  

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Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: animal science international Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Title: Past and future of the OIE's...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal health network Sample Search Results  

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and Products Collection: Environmental Sciences and Ecology 3 SAVE THE DATE Saskatchewan Epidemiology Association Summary: health: bridging animal and human health in...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal cells intra- Sample Search Results  

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search results for: animal cells intra- Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 INTRA Programme B.Sc. Biotechnology Summary: Purification Bioprocessing Laboratory OPTIONS Immunoanalysis...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal welfare position Sample Search Results  

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be reviewed in accord with the federal Animal ... Source: Heller, Barbara - Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology Collection: Mathematics 33...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal welfare recommendations Sample Search...  

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Euthanasia Using C02 Summary: Welfare (OLAW) (1) the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) has adopted the following... for euthanasia. Precharging euthanasia...

295

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal heart based Sample Search Results  

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heart based Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: animal heart based Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal social diffusion Sample Search Results  

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have long... animals have human-like social learning and human- ... Source: Lubell, Mark - Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of California,...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - aquatic animal health Sample Search Results  

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Accomplishments in Research Species of plants or animals not native to a particular... ecosystem can have harmful effects when they "invade" the new envi- ronment. Aquatic...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal grazing final Sample Search Results  

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in 87% (20 of 23) of the experiments. Similarly, animal production per head... .e., patch grazing), and 3) ensure more uniform ... Source: Briske, David D. - Department of...

299

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal bacterial diseases Sample Search...  

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animal genetics. The information provided by the sequencing of the E. coli... for production of vaccines against enteric disease and to select traits in cattle that will reduce...

300

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal toxicity testing Sample Search Results  

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Summary: differentiated toxic from nontoxic sam- ples. It is suggested that the RIA test in its present state is useful... administration into appropriate animals....

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Sample search results for: animal bone biomechanics Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 MECHANICAL AND AEROSPACE ENGINEERING COLLOQUIUM SERIES Summary: fluorescent markers of...

302

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Biology and Medicine ; Environmental Sciences and Ecology 2 Policy on the Occupational Health & Safety Program in the Care and Use of Animals in Research and Instruction...

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Statistics, University of Helsinki Collection: Mathematics 2 Policy on the Occupational Health & Safety Program in the Care and Use of Animals in Research and Instruction...

304

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Institute of Mental Health Collection: Biology and Medicine 2 Policy on the Occupational Health & Safety Program in the Care and Use of Animals in Research and Instruction...

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RESEARCH THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT GREENSBORO Summary: and contribute to their health, comfort and well-being; animal care activities are directed by a veterinarian......

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Institute of Mental Health Collection: Biology and Medicine 4 Policy on the Occupational Health & Safety Program in the Care and Use of Animals in Research and Instruction...

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Collection: Multidisciplinary Databases and Resources 3 Policy on the Occupational Health & Safety Program in the Care and Use of Animals in Research and Instruction...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animated poetry film Sample Search Results  

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Energy 2 alban elved dance company Summary: May, Lee Norris, Marty McGowan, Jason Smith Poser animation film: Karola Lttringhaus Coordination... computation:...

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1 Evaluating Animations as Student Aids in Learning Computer Algorithms Michael D. Byrne Psychology... Atlanta, GA 30332-0280 Abstract We conducted two experiments designed to...

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in which the animation occurs concurrently with the execution of the program... () color() ... ... ... Figure 2: Model of program to ... Source: McCrickard, Scott -...

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in which the animation occurs concurrently with the execution of the program... () color() ... ... ... Figure 2: Model of program to ... Source: McCrickard, Scott -...

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IN ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR: WHAT AND WHY Behaviour ... Source: Little, Tony - Department of Psychology, University of Stirling; Mateo, Jill M. - Institute for Mind and Biology,...

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and Medicine ; Computer Technologies and Information Sciences 34 FACE ANIMATION FOR HUMAN COMPUTER INTERFACES Joern Ostermann, Axel Weissenfeld Summary: MPEG-4 based 3D face...

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Animal Disease F Fomite transmission 12;Vector transmission Anthrax... Webster on-line ... Source: Omiecinski, Curtis - Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences,...

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de Valladolid Summary: and animals, and insects are demonstrated transmission routes for salmonellosis Treatment. Salmonella... of antibiotics to promote the growth of...

316

Eurographics/ ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Computer Animation (2006) M.-P. Cani, J. O'Brien (Editors)  

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in animation research: how to use human motion capture data to create character motion with detailed hand and Realism: Animation 1. Introduction Gesticulation is an important aspect of human motion. Be- yond grasping to animators who want more control over the integrated animation. We show the power of our technique

Zordan, Victor

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Ecology and welfare of aquatic animals in wild capture B. K. Diggles S. J. Cooke J. D. Rose  

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REVIEWS Ecology and welfare of aquatic animals in wild capture fisheries B. K. Diggles · S. J Freedoms'' approach to animal welfare was originally devised for farmed terrestrial animals, and has been within food production systems. There are now moves towards assessing and addressing aquatic animal

Cooke, Steven J.

318

EO 12898: Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations  

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WASHINGTON WASHINGTON February 11, 1994 MEMORANDUM FOR THE HEADS OF ALL DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES SUBJECT: Executive Order on Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low- Income Populations Today I have issued an Executive Order on Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations. That order is designed to focus Federal attention on the environmental and human health conditions in minority communities and low-income communities with the goal of achieving environmental justice. That order is also intended to promote nondiscrimination in Federal programs substantially affecting human health and the environment, and to provide minority communities and low-income communities access to public

319

Nonperturbative Coherent Population Trapping: An Analytic Model  

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Coherent population trapping is shown to occur in a driven symmetric double-well potential in the strong-field regime. The system parameters have been chosen to reproduce the 0-?3+ transition of the inversion mode of the ammonia molecule. For a molecule initially prepared in its lower doublet we find that, under certain circumstances, the 3+ level remains unpopulated, and this occurs in spite of the fact that the laser field is resonant with the 0-?3+ transition and intense enough so as to strongly mix the 0+ and 0- ground states. This counterintuitive result constitutes a coherent population trapping phenomenon of nonperturbative origin which cannot be accounted for with the usual models.

V. Delgado and J. M. Gomez Llorente

2002-01-23T23:59:59.000Z

320

Population dynamics of the Concho water snake  

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the upper Colorado and Concho river systems of central Texas. It is 1 of 2 subspecies, the other being the Brazos water snake (Nerodia harteri harteri) which occurs in the Brazos river system of north-central Texas, Together they comprise the only species..., reproductive potential, mortality, and movements. williams predicted that habitat degradation resulting from the creation of Spence Reservoir, 2 km above his study site, would be detrimental to the Concho water snake population. Since the impoundment...

Mueller, James Michael

1990-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Vehicle Technologies Office: Fact #661: February 7, 2011 Population Density  

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1: February 7, 1: February 7, 2011 Population Density to someone by E-mail Share Vehicle Technologies Office: Fact #661: February 7, 2011 Population Density on Facebook Tweet about Vehicle Technologies Office: Fact #661: February 7, 2011 Population Density on Twitter Bookmark Vehicle Technologies Office: Fact #661: February 7, 2011 Population Density on Google Bookmark Vehicle Technologies Office: Fact #661: February 7, 2011 Population Density on Delicious Rank Vehicle Technologies Office: Fact #661: February 7, 2011 Population Density on Digg Find More places to share Vehicle Technologies Office: Fact #661: February 7, 2011 Population Density on AddThis.com... Fact #661: February 7, 2011 Population Density The density of the population in the U.S., measured as the number of people

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Guidelines for ACUC Oversight of Satellite Facilities, Study Areas, Laboratories and other Animal Activity Areas  

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Guidelines for ACUC Oversight of Satellite Facilities, Study Areas, Laboratories and other Animal? · Are pharmaceuticals in-date? Are chemical-grade materials in use for compounds for which pharmaceutical preparations familiar with procedures for receipt and disposition of animals and transport containers? If applicable

Bandettini, Peter A.

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Public Approval of Plant and Animal Biotechnology in Korea: An Ordered Probit Analysis  

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Public Approval of Plant and Animal Biotechnology in Korea: An Ordered Probit Analysis Ramu Director Food policy Institute, Ho-Min Jang is Director Korean Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology Economics. #12;2 Public Approval of Plant and Animal Biotechnology in Korea: An Ordered Probit Analysis

Neimark, Alexander V.

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Roadmap: Engineering Technology Computer Design Animation and Game Design Bachelor of Science  

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Roadmap: Engineering Technology ­ Computer Design Animation and Game Design ­ Bachelor of Science 3 See Kent Core Summary on page 2 #12;Roadmap: Engineering Technology ­ Computer Design Animation This roadmap is a recommended semester-by-semester plan of study for this major. However, courses

Khan, Javed I.

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Eurographics/ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Computer Animation (2005) K. Anjyo, P. Faloutsos (Editors)  

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database. We finally demonstrate the usability of the morphable skeleton model for animation. Categories of animals. In the trade-off between fully procedural methods ver- sus data-oriented ones, morphable models laser scans of human subjects. It offers control over intuitive parameters such as age, sex, mood, etc

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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Physically based Animation of Free Surface Flows with the Lattice Boltzmann Method  

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Physically based Animation of Free Surface Flows with the Lattice Boltzmann Method Physikalische Animation von Str�omungen mit freien Oberfl�achen mit der Lattice-Boltzmann-Methode Der Technischen Fakult on the lattice Boltzmann method. This method has been chosen due to the overall computational efficiency

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Reduction of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Present in Food Animal Manures by Composting and Anaerobic Digestion  

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Reduction of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Present in Food Animal Manures by Composting in conventional, on-farm lagoons does not result in any significant reduction of antimicrobial resistance. Animal digestion and composting at mesophilic or moderate temperature significantly reduced the antimicrobial

Jones, Michelle

328

The permissibility of using somatic cell nuclear transfer techniques on nonhuman animals  

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Somatic cell nuclear transfer is the process of cloning that produced Dolly. In order to clone an animal using somatic cell nuclear transfer, a donor cell is collected from an animal that one wants to clone and placed in a culture with a very low...

Gatliff, Jason R

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Policy on the Humane Care and Use of Animals Approved by UGA IACUC May 22, 2007  

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Policy on the Humane Care and Use of Animals Approved by UGA IACUC May 22, 2007 Reviewed, Revised, and Approved October 18, 2012 The Policy of The University of Georgia regarding the humane care and use of animals is to comply with the external documents listed below. Implementation of this Policy

Arnold, Jonathan

330

Physically Based Animation and Rendering of Lightning Theodore Kim Ming C. Lin  

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://gamma.cs.unc.edu/LIGHTNING Abstract We present a physically-based method for animating and rendering lightning and other electric arcs formation. We then extend the model to animate a sustained, `dancing' electrical arc, by using a simplified- lation of the simulation patterns. 1. Introduction The forked tendrils of electrical discharge have

California at Santa Barbara, University of

331

Studies on the significance of antibiotics and related substances in large animal nutrition  

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nutrition 3 Effect of antibiotics in swine nutrition ............ 5 Mode of action of a n t i b i o t i c s ..................... 9 Arsenicals in animal nutrition ? ? .............. .................. . . . 13 Antibiotics in ruminant nutrition... t i c s ..................... 9 Arsenicals in animal nutrition ? ? .............. .. ...................... 13 Antibiotics in ruminant nutrition ................... ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 15 Effects of antibiotics on the activity of rumen...

Bridges, Jimmie Harris

1955-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

332

Using blocks to construct 3D shapes and create transformation animations  

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The objective of this research is to develop methods by which we can use blocks to approximate the shapes of 3D objects and to generate shape transformation animations. Two graphic tools are developed. One assists the animator in constructing 3D...

Liu, Lu

2007-04-25T23:59:59.000Z

333

Role for Periodontitis in the Progression of Lipid Deposition in an Animal Model  

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...lipid deposits were stained with Sudan IV. Animals with experimentally...followed by staining (with 0.5% Sudan IV-35% ethanol-50% acetone...nM and 2 mM, respectively. Thermal cycler (Perkin-Elmer model...lipid deposits were stained with Sudan IV. Animals with experimentally...

Ashish Jain; Eraldo L. Batista Jr.; Charles Serhan; Gregory L. Stahl; Thomas E. Van Dyke

2003-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

334

Glass Sponges and Bilaterian Animals Share Derived Mitochondrial Genomic Features: A Common Ancestry or Parallel Evolution?  

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Glass Sponges and Bilaterian Animals Share Derived Mitochondrial Genomic Features: A Common Oceanographic Institution, Fort Pierce, Florida Glass sponges (Hexactinellida) are a group of deep-water benthic glass sponges and bilaterian animals, including an Arg / Ser change in the genetic code

Lavrov, Dennis V.

335

Studies of Base-Sequence Homology Among Some Cytoplasmic Deoxyriboviruses of Vertebrate and Invertebrate Animals  

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...Invertebrate Animals Alan J. D. Bellett Frank Fenner Department of Microbiology, John Curtin...Animals ALAN J. D. BELLE1TF AND FRANK FENNER Department of Microbiology, John Curtin...Methods. VOL. 2, 1968 1375 BELLElT AND FENNER virus groups gave specific hybridization...

Alan J. D. Bellett; Frank Fenner

1968-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

336

Allelic variants of the genes of apolipoproteins B and CII in patients with coronary heart disease and in healthy individuals from the Moscow population  

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Allelic frequencies of a microsatellite of the apolipoprotein CII gene (APOCII) and a minisatellite of the apolipoprotein B gene (APOB) were studied by using polymerase chain reaction (PCR). The study was conducted on a random sample of male Moscow inhabitants and a sample of patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) from the same population. Fourteen variants of the APOB minisatellite (the 82% heterozygosity level) and 13 alleles of the APOCII microsatellite (the 85% heterozygosity level) were found. CHD patients significantly differed from the control group in the distributions of alleles in these loci: APOB 32, APOB 46, APOB 48, and APOB 50 as well as APOCII 17 and APOCII 29 were found more frequently. A relationship was found between the distributions of APOB and APOCII in the CHD patients. The CHD patients with alleles APOCII 21 and APOCII 30 very often had the allele APOB 32; and patients with the genotype APOB 34, 36 had the allele APOCII 29 even more often than affected individuals in general. Individuals of the control group with the allele APOCII30 exhibited hypertriglyceridemia without increased levels of total cholesterol and apolipoprotein B in plasma. 14 refs., 3 figs., 6 tabs.

Pogoda, T.V.; Kolosova, T.V.; Lyudvikova, E.K. [Institute of Molecular Genetics, Moscow (Russian Federation)] [and others

1995-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

337

Floating mucus aggregates derived from benthic microorganisms on rocky intertidal reefs: Potential as food sources for benthic animals  

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Mucus films, flocs or foams consisting of fine sand, algae and detritus frequently occur in the surface waters of rocky intertidal reef flats during incoming tide. These masses are referred to as mucus aggregates. We examined the developmental process of mucus aggregates and their abundance, distribution, migration and trophic composition. The trophic composition of mucus aggregates was then compared to those of sediments to evaluate their potential nutritional value for benthic animals. The organic matter content, chlorophyll a concentration, microalgal density and bacteria-derived fatty acid contents of mucus aggregates were higher than those observed in sediment, suggesting that mucus aggregates contain not only high levels of organic matter but also dense concentrations of microalgae and bacteria; therefore, mucus aggregates may serve as a qualitatively more energetic food source for benthic fauna compared to sediments. Benthic diatoms were the most abundant organisms in mucus aggregates. Large numbers of diatoms were trapped in fine mineral particles and mucilage-like strings, suggesting that a portion of the mucus is secreted by these benthic microalgae. Mucus aggregate accounted for only 0.01–3.9% of the daily feeding requirements of the dominant detritivore, Ophiocoma scolopendrina (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea) over the entire sampling area. In contrast, for the species population on the back reef, where mucus aggregates ultimately accumulate, mucus aggregates provided from 0.4 to 113.3% of food for this species. These results suggest that mucus aggregate availability varies spatiotemporally and that they do not always provide adequate food sources for O. scolopendrina populations.

Y. Tamura; M. Tsuchiya

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

338

The rise and fall of the Aldabran giant tortoise population  

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...to natural population regulatory mechanisms, exacerbated...to natural population regulatory mechanisms, exacerbated...the mid-1960s, when plans for development of Aldabra...following a strategic review of Britain's defence...the pound sterling, plans for military development...

1999-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

339

On the properties of massive Population III stars and metal-free stellar populations  

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We present realistic models for massive Population III stars and stellar populations based on non-LTE model atmospheres, recent stellar evolution tracks and up-to-date evolutionary synthesis models, to study their spectral properties, including their dependence on age, star formation history, and IMF. (..) The main results regarding integrated stellar populations are: * For young bursts and the case of a constant SFR, nebular continuous emission - neglected in previous studies - dominates the spectrum redward of Lyman-alpha (...). Therefore predicted emission line equivalent widths are considerably smaller than found in earlier studies, whereas the detection of the continuum is eased. Nebular line and continuous emission strongly affect the broad band photometric properties of Pop III objects. * Due to stellar evolution, the hardness of the ionising spectrum decreases rapidly, leading to the disappearance of the characteristic HeII 1640 recombination lines after ~ 3 Myr in instantaneous bursts. * The relative...

Schärer, D

2001-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

340

How Ebola Impacts Genetics of Western Lowland Gorilla Populations  

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How Ebola Impacts Genetics of Western Lowland Gorilla Populations Pascaline J. Le Gouar1 for the genetic diversity of populations, which could enhance the species' extinction probability. The Ebola population. Although mortality rates are very high, the impacts of Ebola on genetic diversity of Western

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341

Revisiting the Uniqueness of Simple Demographics in the US Population  

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Revisiting the Uniqueness of Simple Demographics in the US Population Philippe Golle Palo Alto% of the US population can be uniquely identified by gen- der, ZIP code and full date of birth. This short paper revisits the uniqueness of simple demographics in the US population based on the most recent

Golle, Philippe

342

Genetic Variability and Population Differentiation in Captive Baird's Tapirs  

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one of housing and displaying as diverse a collection of species as possible, to one of creating self and Ballou, 1986; Soule et al., 1986]. One obstacle to achieving a self-sustaining captive population- sustaining captive populations that may one day act as a source for restocking wild populations [Ralls

Ashley, Mary V.

343

Population stability, cooperation, and the invasibility of the human species  

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a mechanism for these outcomes by modifying a simple density-dependent population model to allow varying populations expanded out of Africa and spread rapidly across the majority of the earth's land surfacePopulation stability, cooperation, and the invasibility of the human species Marcus J. Hamiltona

Brown, James H.

344

Ecological factors and human threats both drive wildfowl population declines  

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; human population density. Correspondence Peter R. Long, Department of Biology and Biochemistry, Africa and Asia. Second, we use phylogenetic comparative analyses to test whether population size, globalEcological factors and human threats both drive wildfowl population declines P. R. Long1 , T. Sz

345

Biodiesel production from vegetable oil and waste animal fats in a pilot plant  

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Abstract In this study, corn oil as vegetable oil, chicken fat and fleshing oil as animal fats were used to produce methyl ester in a biodiesel pilot plant. The FFA level of the corn oil was below 1% while those of animal fats were too high to produce biodiesel via base catalyst. Therefore, it was needed to perform pretreatment reaction for the animal fats. For this aim, sulfuric acid was used as catalyst and methanol was used as alcohol in the pretreatment reactions. After reducing the FFA level of the animal fats to less than 1%, the transesterification reaction was completed with alkaline catalyst. Due to low FFA content of corn oil, it was directly subjected to transesterification. Potassium hydroxide was used as catalyst and methanol was used as alcohol for transesterification reactions. The fuel properties of methyl esters produced in the biodiesel pilot plant were characterized and compared to EN 14214 and ASTM D6751 biodiesel standards. According to the results, ester yield values of animal fat methyl esters were slightly lower than that of the corn oil methyl ester (COME). The production cost of COME was higher than those of animal fat methyl esters due to being high cost biodiesel feedstock. The fuel properties of produced methyl esters were close to each other. Especially, the sulfur content and cold flow properties of the COME were lower than those of animal fat methyl esters. The measured fuel properties of all produced methyl esters met ASTM D6751 (S500) biodiesel fuel standards.

Ertan Alptekin; Mustafa Canakci; Huseyin Sanli

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

346

Distribution and Abundance Patterns of Spiders Inhabiting Cotton in Texas.  

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entomologists and extension agents of the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station and Texas Agricultural Extension Service who cooperated in locating suitable fields for sampling: Amanda Armstrong, Fritz Breitenbach, William Buxkemper, Tony Douglas, David... Foster, Sidney Hopkins, Patrick Lummus, Deanna Myers, John Norman, Marlin Rice, Don Rummel, Chris topher Sansone, John Schoenemann, James Swart, H. A. Turney, Gregory Visoski, and Mark Walmsley. We also thank David Fillman for his help...

Dean, D.A.; Sterling, W.L.

1987-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

347

Toward a shifting inhabitation, Kaho'olawe, Hawaii  

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The island of Kaho'olawe is a desert island in the Romantic sense: it is unapproachable and unsettleable, yet always an object of desire. Waterless, used for military target practice, cleaned up, and being replanted, the ...

Gillmar, Emily S. T., 1978-

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

348

Inhabiting the square; a geometry for path and space  

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Geometries and geometric systems are not architecture, though architecture is geometric. Geometries and geometric systems, because of their autonomous nature, are generally understandable and can serve as the basis of ...

Joslin, Alan Royal

1982-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

349

Loggerhead sea turtles are circum-global, inhabiting temperate, sub-  

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waters of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. In the Pacific, loggerhead sea turtles have been in the North Pacific Ocean occurs in Japan; there is no known nesting in the east- ern North Pacific (Márquez in the oceanic realm of the central North Pacific Ocean are of Japanese stock (Dutton et al., 1998). Tagging

350

YONSEI EVOLUTIONARY POPULATION SYNTHESIS (YEPS) MODEL. I. SPECTROSCOPIC EVOLUTION OF SIMPLE STELLAR POPULATIONS  

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We present a series of papers on the 2012 version of the Yonsei Evolutionary Population Synthesis (YEPS) model, which was constructed based on over 20 years of research. This first paper delineates the spectroscopic aspect of integrated light from stellar populations older than 1 Gyr. The standard YEPS is based on the most up-to-date Yonsei-Yale stellar evolutionary tracks and BaSel 3.1 flux libraries, and provides absorption line indices of the Lick/IDS system and high-order Balmer lines for simple stellar populations as functions of stellar parameters, such as metallicity, age, and {alpha}-element mixture. Special care has been taken to incorporate a systematic contribution from horizontal-branch (HB) stars, which alters the temperature-sensitive Balmer lines significantly, resulting in up to a 5 Gyr difference in the age estimation of old, metal-poor stellar populations. We also find that HBs exert an appreciable effect not only on the Balmer lines but also on the metallicity-sensitive lines, including the magnesium index. This is critical in explaining the intriguing bimodality found in index distributions of globular clusters in massive galaxies and to accurately derive spectroscopic metallicities from various indices. A full set of the spectroscopic and photometric YEPS model data of the entire parameter space is currently downloadable at http://web.yonsei.ac.kr/cosmic/data/YEPS.htm.

Chung, Chul; Yoon, Suk-Jin; Lee, Sang-Yoon; Lee, Young-Wook, E-mail: ywlee2@yonsei.ac.kr [Department of Astronomy and Center for Galaxy Evolution Research, Yonsei University, Seoul 120-749 (Korea, Republic of)

2013-01-15T23:59:59.000Z

351

Alignment silkworms as seismic animal anomalous behavior (SAAB) and electromagnetic model of a fault: a theory and laboratory experiment  

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Alignment of silkworms and fish, observed as seismic anomalous animal behavior (SAAB) prior to ... SAAB as electrophysiological responses to the stimuli of seismic electric signals (SES). The animals became...q a...

Motoji Ikeya; Hiroshi Matsumoto; Qing-Hua Huang

1998-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

352

Journal of Theoretical Biology 227 (2004) 397401 Evolutionary stability for large populations  

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population ESS, as distinct from Maynard Smith's infinite population ESS and Schaffer's finite population ESS. Building on Schaffer's finite population model, we define the large population ESS as a strategy which. The large population ESS is not equivalent to the infinite population ESS: we give examples of games

Gordon, Geoffrey J.

353

Awake Animal Imaging at BNL | U.S. DOE Office of Science (SC)  

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Awake Animal Imaging at BNL Awake Animal Imaging at BNL Nuclear Physics (NP) NP Home About Research Facilities Science Highlights Benefits of NP Spinoff Applications Spinoff Archives SBIR/STTR Applications of Nuclear Science and Technology Funding Opportunities Nuclear Science Advisory Committee (NSAC) News & Resources Contact Information Nuclear Physics U.S. Department of Energy SC-26/Germantown Building 1000 Independence Ave., SW Washington, DC 20585 P: (301) 903-3613 F: (301) 903-3833 E: sc.np@science.doe.gov More Information » Spinoff Archives Awake Animal Imaging at BNL Print Text Size: A A A RSS Feeds FeedbackShare Page Application/instrumentation: Awake Animal Imaging at BNL - micro PET Developed at: BNL Developed in: 2002- current Result of NP research: Basic NP research - Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animal welfare standards Sample Search...  

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,000,000 in funding 12;Overseeing of animal welfare at the U of A REO-Research Ethics Office (http... :www.uofaweb. ualberta.caorca) - Human Research Protection Program...

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GMOs in animal agriculture: time to consider both costs and benefits in regulatory evaluations  

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81%), corn (35%), and canola (30%) crops grown globally areGE corn, soybean, cotton, canola, wheat, potato, alfalfa,Soybeans Maize (Corn) Cotton Canola Page 9 of 14 animal feed

Van Eenennaam, Alison L

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

356

Biotechnology in the potential practical application of somatotrophic hormones for improving animal performance  

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Biotechnology in the potential practical application of somatotrophic hormones for improving animal-1566, Switzerland. Summary. The use of biotechnology now allows adequate supplies of previously scarce, together with rapid advances in biotechnology, have produced an environment for potentially exciting

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

357

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal resources commission Sample Search...  

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Summary: the chair position could be presented at the next CGS&P meeting. 12; Animal Care FacilitiesCommission... from Dr. David de Wolf to the commission concerning resource...

358

Characteristics of Yersinia enterocolitica and related species isolated from human, animal, and environmental sources.  

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...Mellon, veterinar- ian of Oneida County, obtained most of the animal...teur, Paris, France. The Oneida County outbreak iso- lates were serogrouped...specimens of serogroup 0:8 from an Oneida County outbreak of 1976. cows, 6 of...

M Shayegani; I DeForge; D M McGlynn; T Root

1981-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

359

Construction of energy landscapes can clarify the movement and distribution of foraging animals  

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...Buenos Aires, Argentina Variation in...landscape-dependent energy expenditure of...in a variable energy landscape using...Leon, Chubut, Argentina. These birds...Gov't | Animals Argentina Birds physiology Diving Energy Metabolism Feeding...

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Page 1 of 16 Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine  

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Page 1 of 16 Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine BAH-Science, 8 Aherne, CW Bean, J Dodd, D Fairlamb, PS ... Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems

Guo, Zaoyang

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E-Print Network 3.0 - animals lsd phenethylamines Sample Search...  

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at http:www.idealibrary.com on Summary: It is a basic tenet of life-history strategy theory that individual animals can and do alter their reproductive... comparisons showed that...

362

Phenotypic plasticity in juvenile jellyfish medusae facilitates effective animal–fluid interaction  

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...switching to tissue-dominated propulsion at higher temperatures where...visualization and assays of propulsion efficiency. phenotypic plasticity|propulsion|fluid dynamics|ontogeny...and feeding performance of marine animals depends on the interaction...

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

363

Multimodality imaging of reporter gene expression using a novel fusion vector in living cells and animals  

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Novel double and triple fusion reporter gene constructs harboring distinct imagable reporter genes are provided, as well as applications for the use of such double and triple fusion constructs in living cells and in living animals using distinct imaging technologies.

Gambhir, Sanjiv (Portola Valley, CA); Pritha, Ray (Mountain View, CA)

2011-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

364

Animals and Animats: Why Not Both Iguanas? Randall D. Beer1,2,3  

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296 Animals and Animats: Why Not Both Iguanas? Randall D. Beer1,2,3 , Paul L. Williams1 1 Cognitive(4): 296­302. DOI: 10.1177/1059712309340844 Correspondence to: Randall D. Beer, Cognitive Science Program

Beer, Randall D.

365

Methods and technologies for high-throughput and high-content small animal screening  

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High-throughput and high-content screening (HTS and HCS) of whole animals requires their immobilization for high-resolution imaging and manipulation. Here we present methods to enable HTS and HCS of the nematode Caenorhabditis ...

Rohde, Christopher, 1979-

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

366

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal bioassays published Sample Search...  

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for: animal bioassays published Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Final Report of the Sediment Bioassay Task Team Summary: Final Report of the Sediment Bioassay Task Team Marine...

367

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal brain tissues Sample Search Results  

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brain tissues Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: animal brain tissues Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 ALZHEIMER'S TAKES ITS TOLL Summary:...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - ao bioensaio animal Sample Search Results  

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animal Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Retirado de http:www.cfbio.gov.brlegislacao.php em 05052011. RESOLUO No-227, DE 18 DE AGOSTO DE 2010 Summary: que trata das...

369

Keeping two animal systems in one lab – a frog plus fish case study  

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For two decades, my lab has been studying development using two vertebrate animals, the frog Xenopus and the zebrafish, Danio. This has been both productive and challenging. The initial rationale for the choice was to ...

Sive, Hazel L.

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

370

Components of plastic: experimental studies in animals and relevance for human health  

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...Plastics, the environment and human health' compiled by R. C. Thompson, C. J...studies in animals and relevance for human health Chris E. Talsness 1 * Anderson J. M...Toxicology, National School of Public Health, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (FIOCRUZ...

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

371

AN ECONOMIC EXPLORATION OF PREVENTION VERSUS RESPONSE IN ANIMAL RELATED BIOTERRORISM DECISION MAKING  

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AN ECONOMIC EXPLORATION OF PREVENTION VERSUS RESPONSE IN ANIMAL RELATED BIOTERRORISM DECISION Major Subject: Agricultural Economics #12;AN ECONOMIC EXPLORATION OF PREVENTION VERSUS RESPONSE of Department) December 2004 Major Subject: Agricultural Economics #12;iii ABSTRACT An Economic Exploration

McCarl, Bruce A.

372

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal high-speed microct Sample Search...  

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x-ray microCT provide effective non-invasive methods, but each of these tools... to image fresh and non-fixed whole animals and tissues. Although motion artifacts remain a...

373

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal migration disappearing Sample Search...  

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search results for: animal migration disappearing Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Marine Ecology Progress Series 233:117-130 Changes in distribution and decrease in numbers during...

374

Animal Physiological Ecology (11:704:360) Mon. & Thurs. 12:35 1:55  

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and Energy (gastrointestinal system, endocrine system). However, Animal Physiological Ecology, in contrast organismal interactions with the environment (ecology) and their evolutionary significance. In addition Ecology is distinct from Systems Physiology; students with a keen interest in physiology should consider

Chen, Kuang-Yu

375

E-Print Network 3.0 - alter animal welfare Sample Search Results  

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andor device that may be expected to be injurious to its health or welfare. 5. Care... or stress to the animals or could alter the integrity of ... Source: Baker, Chris I....

376

Resolution independent curved seams in clothing animation using a regular particle grid  

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We present a method for representing seams in clothing animation, and its application in simulation level of detail. Specifically we consider cloth represented as a regular grid of particles connected by spring-dampers, and a seam specified by a...

Foshee, Jacob Wesley

2004-11-15T23:59:59.000Z

377

E-Print Network 3.0 - animal em pastagem Sample Search Results  

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Summary: Mara Arajo Crispim M.Sc. em Produo Animal e Pastagens Embrapa Pantanal Rua 21 de setembro, 1880... crescimento em pocas em que ela no ocorre naturalmente e...

378

On the properties of massive Population III stars and metal-free stellar populations  

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We present realistic models for massive Population III stars and stellar populations based on non-LTE model atmospheres, recent stellar evolution tracks and up-to-date evolutionary synthesis models, to study their spectral properties, including their dependence on age, star formation history, and IMF. (..) The main results regarding integrated stellar populations are: * For young bursts and the case of a constant SFR, nebular continuous emission - neglected in previous studies - dominates the spectrum redward of Lyman-alpha (...). Therefore predicted emission line equivalent widths are considerably smaller than found in earlier studies, whereas the detection of the continuum is eased. Nebular line and continuous emission strongly affect the broad band photometric properties of Pop III objects. * Due to stellar evolution, the hardness of the ionising spectrum decreases rapidly, leading to the disappearance of the characteristic HeII 1640 recombination lines after ~ 3 Myr in instantaneous bursts. * The relative efficiency of ionising photon energy to heavy element rest mass production, eta, of metal-poor and metal-free populations is increased by factors of ~ 4 to 18 with respect to solar metallicity and for ``standard'' IMFs. * The lowest values of eta ~ 1.6 - 2.2 % are obtained for IMFs exclusively populated with high mass stars (M_low >~ 50 Msun). If correct, the yields dominated by pair creation SNae then predict large overabundances of O/C and Si/C compared to solar abundance ratios. Detailed results are given in tabular form and as fit formulae for implementation in other calculations. (abridged abstract)

Daniel Schaerer

2001-10-31T23:59:59.000Z

379

Device for the reduction of population dose  

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Conventional dental radiographic procedures do not permit direct visualization of the radiation field or the central ray. As a result, it is necessary to use a beam diameter larger than the film in order to prevent an unnecessarily high number of cone cuts or other errors during visual alignment of the cone and film. The modification of a conventional dental x-ray cone which permits the central ray to be depicted by a beam of light is described. The use of the device significantly reduced the number of cone cuts, even when small beam diameters were used. Visualization of the central ray improved radiographic accuracy and has the potential to significantly reduce the over-all dose to the population by reducing the size of the field used for dental radiography.

Kihara, T.; Uchinoumi, K.; Akagi, F.; Antoku, S.

1982-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

380

A descriptive analysis of the Live Animal and Carcass Evaluation Service (LACES)  

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to be moderately related to their respective carcass traits on the live animal (Davis et al. , 1962; Hedrick et al. , 1962; Temple, 1956; Stouffer et al. , 1961). Due to increased application of ultrasound in human hospitals, ultrasonic technology has been..., ultrasound measures are still more accurate than the majority of breeders can estimate. Bormann (1990) states that an objective measure of young breeding animals does warrant attention as a technology. Therefore, application of ultrasonic measures...

Oman, Jennifer Stamline

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Smectite clay adsorbents of aflatoxin B1 to amend animal feed  

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SMECTITE CLAY ADSORBENTS OF AFLATOXIN B 1 TO AMEND ANIMAL FEED A Thesis by INES KANNEWISCHER Submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies of Texas A&M University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree... Science SMECTITE CLAY ADSORBENTS OF AFLATOXIN B 1 TO AMEND ANIMAL FEED A Thesis by INES KANNEWISCHER Submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies of Texas A&M University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree...

Kannewischer, Ines

2009-05-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Animal Environmental Systems Goal: Colorado State University will enhance its focus, depth, and integration in undergraduate education, graduate education,  

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of environmental management systems for air and water quality protection related to animal production systems are to develop new approaches for animal environmental system research management to be more cohesive and moreAnimal Environmental Systems Goal: Colorado State University will enhance its focus, depth

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Quantification of Cyclic Motion of Marine Animals from Computer Vision Aaron M. Plotnik and Stephen M. Rock  

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Quantification of Cyclic Motion of Marine Animals from Computer Vision Aaron M. Plotnik and Stephen that motion through the perception of motion modes of these animals and the propulsion associated with them scientists to observe marine animals in situ. The automated version of the system takes the form of an ROV

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Animal-Vehicle Collision Reduction Evaluation of Measures to Minimize Wildlife-Vehicle Collisions and Maintain Wildlife  

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Overview of Animal Detection and Animal Warning Systems in North American and Europe, Marcel P. Huijser.................................385 The Wildlife Protection System: Early Successes and Challenges Using Infrared Technology to DetectAnimal-Vehicle Collision Reduction Evaluation of Measures to Minimize Wildlife-Vehicle Collisions

McGowen, Patrick

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Modeling population connectivity by ocean currents, a graph-theoretic approach for marine conservation  

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The dispersal of individuals among marine populations is of great importance to metapopulation dynamics, population persistence, and species expansion. Understanding this connectivity between distant populations ...

Eric A. Treml; Patrick N. Halpin; Dean L. Urban; Lincoln F. Pratson

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Heritability of fitness in a wild mammal population  

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...Mixed Linear Models in the Prediction of Genetic Merit in Pigs ( Institute of Animal Husbandry and Ethology , Federal Research...Many thanks to Steve Albon, Philip Awadalla, Nick Barton, Brian Charlesworth, Nick Colegrave, Dave Coltman, David Houle, and Ben...

Loeske E. B. Kruuk; Tim H. Clutton-Brock; Jon Slate; Josephine M. Pemberton; Sue Brotherstone; Fiona E. Guinness

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Stellar Population Histories of Local Early-Type Galaxies. I. Population Parameters  

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We present single stellar population (SSP) equivalent ages, metallicities, and abundance ratios for local elliptical galaxies derived from Hbeta, Mgb, and absorption line strengths. We use an extension of the Worthey (1994) stellar population models that incorporates non-solar line-strength "response functions" by Tripicco & Bell (1995), allowing us to correct the models for the enhancements of Mg and other alpha-like elements relative to the Fe-peak elements. SSP-equivalent ages of local ellipticals from Gonzalez (1993) are found to vary widely, 1.5 =+0.26 and =+0.20 (in an aperture of radius Re/8). The enhancement ratios are milder than previous estimates, owing to the application of non-solar abundance corrections to both Mgb and for the first time. Gradients in stellar populations within galaxies are found to be mild, with SSP-equivalent age decreasing by 25%, metallicity decreasing by =0.20 dex, and [E/Fe] remaining nearly constant out to an aperture of radius Re/2 for nearly all systems. Our ages have an overall zeropoint uncertainty of at least 25% due to uncertainties in the stellar evolution prescription, the oxygen abundance, the effect of non-solar abundances on the isochrones, and other unknowns. However, the relative age rankings of stellar populations should be largely unaffected by these errors. In particular, the large spread in ages appears to be real and cannot be explained by contamination of Hbeta by blue stragglers or hot horizontal branch stars, or by fill-in of Hbeta by emission. Correlations between these derived SSP-equivalent parameters and other galaxy observables will be discussed in future papers. (Abridged)

S. C. Trager; S. M. Faber; Guy Worthey; J. Jesus Gonzalez

2000-01-06T23:59:59.000Z

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Simulated population responses of common carp to commercial exploitation  

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Common carp Cyprinus carpio is a widespread invasive species that can become highly abundant and impose deleterious ecosystem effects. Thus, aquatic resource managers are interested in controlling common carp populations. Control of invasive common carp populations is difficult, due in part to the inherent uncertainty of how populations respond to exploitation. To understand how common carp populations respond to exploitation, we evaluated common carp population dynamics (recruitment, growth, and mortality) in three natural lakes in eastern South Dakota. Common carp exhibited similar population dynamics across these three systems that were characterized by consistent recruitment (ages 3 to 15 years present), fast growth (K = 0.37 to 0.59), and low mortality (A = 1 to 7%). We then modeled the effects of commercial exploitation on size structure, abundance, and egg production to determine its utility as a management tool to control populations. All three populations responded similarly to exploitation simulations with a 575-mm length restriction, representing commercial gear selectivity. Simulated common carp size structure modestly declined (9 to 37%) in all simulations. Abundance of common carp declined dramatically (28 to 56%) at low levels of exploitation (0 to 20%) but exploitation >40% had little additive effect and populations were only reduced by 49 to 79% despite high exploitation (>90%). Maximum lifetime egg production was reduced from 77 to 89% at a moderate level of exploitation (40%), indicating the potential for recruitment overfishing. Exploitation further reduced common carp size structure, abundance, and egg production when simulations were not size selective. Our results provide insights to how common carp populations may respond to exploitation. Although commercial exploitation may be able to partially control populations, an integrated removal approach that removes all sizes of common carp has a greater chance of controlling population abundance and reducing perturbations induced by this invasive species.

Weber, Michael J.; Hennen, Matthew J.; Brown, Michael L.

2011-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Exploring Exoplanet Populations with NASA's Kepler Mission  

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The Kepler Mission is exploring the diversity of planets and planetary systems. Its legacy will be a catalog of discoveries sufficient for computing planet occurrence rates as a function of size, orbital period, star-type, and insolation flux. The mission has made significant progress toward achieving that goal. Over 3,500 transiting exoplanets have been identified from the analysis of the first three years of data, 100 of which are in the habitable zone. The catalog has a high reliability rate (85-90% averaged over the period/radius plane) which is improving as follow-up observations continue. Dynamical (e.g. velocimetry and transit timing) and statistical methods have confirmed and characterized hundreds of planets over a large range of sizes and compositions for both single and multiple-star systems. Population studies suggest that planets abound in our galaxy and that small planets are particularly frequent. Here, I report on the progress Kepler has made measuring the prevalence of exoplanets orbiting wit...

Batalha, Natalie M

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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LAB 1: POPULATION Discussion:. This project compares three ...  

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Your first goal will be to graph the data in the table corresponding ... Data in MATLAB is stored in matrices. ... Graph the population predicted by formulas (1).

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Beyond Patient Health Escalating populations, expanding urban environments, poverty,  

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resistance, ozone depletion, asthma and heavy metal toxicity · The program also supports student and facultyBeyond Patient Health Escalating populations, expanding urban environments, poverty, pollution

Denham, Graham

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STRUCTURE AND ENERGY FLOW OF A MUSSEL POPULATION ...  

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STRUCTURE AND ENERGY FLOW OF A MUSSEL POPULATION. IN A GEORGIA ... fore, be expected to influence the energy ...... same energy content. In spite ...

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Optimization Online - Varying the Population Size of Artificial ...  

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Mar 2, 2005 ... Varying the Population Size of Artificial Foraging Swarms on Time Varying ... Abstract: Swarm Intelligence (SI) is the property of a system ...

Carlos Fernandes

2005-03-02T23:59:59.000Z

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Radiocesium Concentration Change in Game Animals: Use of Food Monitoring Data - 13168  

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Radionuclides were released into the environment in the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant (FDNPP) accident. Radiocesium (Cs-134+137) concentrations in most agricultural products became lower than the detection limit (?10 Bq kg{sup -1}) from June 2011, and the concentrations have remained low. However, some wild food materials such as meat of game animals (e.g., bear and wild boar) caught in Fukushima and surrounding areas some times showed higher values than the detection limits. In this study, monitoring data on game animal meat were summarized to understand the amount of activities found in wild animals and the activity distribution in the contaminated areas. Concentration data are available from monthly reports issued by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. Data were collected on wild boar (Sus scrofa), deer (Cervus nippon), Asian black bear (Ursus thibetanus), Japanese pheasant (Phasianus versicolor), and duck (e.g. Anas poecilorhynch). There is a tendency that the concentration decreases with distance from the FDNPP; in order to compare the Cs-137 concentrations among animals, one collection site was selected. The results showed that the concentration was in the following order within one year: Asian black bear>wild boar> deer >duck and Japanese pheasant. Bear and boar are omnivorous animals and their feeding pattern would affect the concentrations in their meats. (authors)

Tagami, Keiko; Uchida, Shigeo [Office of Biospheric Assessment for Waste Disposal, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Anagawa 4-9-1, Inage-ku, Chiba 263-8555 (Japan)] [Office of Biospheric Assessment for Waste Disposal, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Anagawa 4-9-1, Inage-ku, Chiba 263-8555 (Japan)

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Neurotoxicity of 1-bromopropane: Evidence from animal experiments and human studies  

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1-Bromopropane was introduced as an alternative to ozone layer-depleting solvents such as chlorofluorocarbons and 1,1,1-trichloroethane. However, a dozen human cases have been reported with symptoms and signs of toxicity to 1-bromopropane including numbness, diminished vibration sense in the lower extremities as well as ataxic gait. An epidemiological study also demonstrated dose-dependent prolongation of distal latency and decrease in vibration sense in the lower extremities. The initial animal experiments helped to identify and analyze the initial human case of 1-bromopropane toxicity. However, animal data that can explain the central nervous system disorders in humans are limited. Nonetheless, animal data should be carefully interpreted especially in a high-order function of the central nervous system or neurological signs such as ataxia that is influenced by fundamental anatomical/physiological differences between humans and animals. Enzymatic activity in the liver may explain partly the difference in the susceptibility between humans and animals, but further studies are needed to clarify the biological factors that can explain the difference and commonality among the species.

Gaku Ichihara; Junzoh Kitoh; Weihua Li; Xuncheng Ding; Sahoko Ichihara; Yasuhiro Takeuchi

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Nitrogen content, amino acid composition and digestibility of fungi from a nutritional perspective in animal mycophagy  

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Fungi comprise a major part of the diet of many animals. Even so, the nutritional value of fungi has been much debated, with some arguing that fungi are nutritionally poor. However, the chemical composition of fungi and of the biology of the animals that eat them are not well understood, particularly in reference to amino acid (AA) composition of fungi and digestibility of fungal protein. We analysed fibre, total nitrogen (N), available N, and AA contents and measured in vitro digestibility of a wide range of epigeous and hypogeous fungi collected in Australia and the USA to test three hypotheses: (i) fungi are nutritionally poor because they contain few nutrients or are otherwise of low digestibility, (ii) fungi vary substantially in their nutritional composition; and (iii) animals can counter this variable quality by eating diverse taxa. Resultant data indicate many fungi are a reasonable source of \\{AAs\\} and digestible nitrogen. However, they vary highly between species in AA content, and the protein has a poor balance of digestible AAs. This helps explain why many mycophagous animals eat a wide array of fungi and often have digestive strategies to cope with fungi, such as foregut fermentation. Another common strategy is to supplement the diet with high quality protein, such as insect protein. Accordingly, evaluating nutritional value of fungi requires consideration of physiology of the animal species and their whole diet.

Ian R. Wallis; Andrew W. Claridge; James M. Trappe

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Animations, Videos, and Other Flashy Shiny Things from EERE | Department of  

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Animations, Videos, and Other Flashy Shiny Things from EERE Animations, Videos, and Other Flashy Shiny Things from EERE Animations, Videos, and Other Flashy Shiny Things from EERE May 19, 2009 - 12:21pm Addthis Elizabeth Spencer Communicator, National Renewable Energy Laboratory While it doesn't fit quite perfectly into the little niche of "energy-saving things you can do at home," I found myself thinking while I stared at EERE's new Multimedia Site this week. I started thinking about how there were a lot of really simple, really cute files here that explained how renewable energy and energy efficient technologies worked, and all in a way that anyone could understand. And I thought, well, wouldn't this be helpful to show around? So I guess my post this week will be educational. If nothing else, the Multimedia site has some fun stuff that you can click around and play with,

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Minipig and beagle animal model genomes aid species selection in pharmaceutical discovery and development  

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Improving drug attrition remains a challenge in pharmaceutical discovery and development. A major cause of early attrition is the demonstration of safety signals which can negate any therapeutic index previously established. Safety attrition needs to be put in context of clinical translation (i.e. human relevance) and is negatively impacted by differences between animal models and human. In order to minimize such an impact, an earlier assessment of pharmacological target homology across animal model species will enhance understanding of the context of animal safety signals and aid species selection during later regulatory toxicology studies. Here we sequenced the genomes of the Sus scrofa Göttingen minipig and the Canis familiaris beagle, two widely used animal species in regulatory safety studies. Comparative analyses of these new genomes with other key model organisms, namely mouse, rat, cynomolgus macaque, rhesus macaque, two related breeds (S. scrofa Duroc and C. familiaris boxer) and human reveal considerable variation in gene content. Key genes in toxicology and metabolism studies, such as the UGT2 family, CYP2D6, and SLCO1A2, displayed unique duplication patterns. Comparisons of 317 known human drug targets revealed surprising variation such as species-specific positive selection, duplication and higher occurrences of pseudogenized targets in beagle (41 genes) relative to minipig (19 genes). These data will facilitate the more effective use of animals in biomedical research. - Highlights: • Genomes of the minipig and beagle dog, two species used in pharmaceutical studies. • First systematic comparative genome analysis of human and six experimental animals. • Key drug toxicology genes display unique duplication patterns across species. • Comparison of 317 drug targets show species-specific evolutionary patterns.

Vamathevan, Jessica J., E-mail: jessica.j.vamathevan@gsk.com [Computational Biology, Quantitative Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Stevenage (United Kingdom); Hall, Matthew D.; Hasan, Samiul; Woollard, Peter M. [Computational Biology, Quantitative Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Stevenage (United Kingdom); Xu, Meng; Yang, Yulan; Li, Xin; Wang, Xiaoli [BGI-Shenzen, Shenzhen (China); Kenny, Steve [Safety Assessment, PTS, GlaxoSmithKline, Ware (United Kingdom); Brown, James R. [Computational Biology, Quantitative Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Collegeville, PA (United States); Huxley-Jones, Julie [UK Platform Technology Sciences (PTS) Operations and Planning, PTS, GlaxoSmithKline, Stevenage (United Kingdom); Lyon, Jon; Haselden, John [Safety Assessment, PTS, GlaxoSmithKline, Ware (United Kingdom); Min, Jiumeng [BGI-Shenzen, Shenzhen (China); Sanseau, Philippe [Computational Biology, Quantitative Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Stevenage (United Kingdom)

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Population genomics of wild and laboratory zebrafish (Danio rerio)  

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, Bangladesh, Department of Zoology, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal, §§Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute zebrafish (Danio rerio) populations occurring in Nepal, India, and Bangladesh, and we genetically compared natural populations of tradi- tional laboratory models, for which a wide array of genomic resources

Bernatchez, Louis

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Sibel Tari ---February 18, 2001 Ideal World (POPULATION)  

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· Statistical methods rest on probability theory · Probability theory is a branch of mathematics and it deals the characteristic of our population PROBABILITY THEORY 2. Descriptive Statistics Ch.6 Milton-Arnold Ch.1 Ang-Tang 3 be observed · Statistical methods allow us to derive the characteristic of the population based on sample

Erdem, Erkut

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Molecular population genetics and epidemiology of Ceratocystis fagacearum  

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and the other population represented a sexually active disease center. Three polymorphic RFLP loci were found. Only one population, Willow Springs, had more than 1 allele present at the RFLP loci. Very low levels of variation (G = 1, 1, and 11.69) were detected...

Ivors, Kelly Lynn

1995-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

402

Ancient population genomics and the study of evolution  

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...2015 review-article PART IV: ANCIENT GENOMICS 1001 60 69 70 197 198 203 Discussion...and Christine Keyser Ancient population genomics and the study of evolution M. Parks...the beginnings of ancient population genomics and its use in the study of evolution...

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Limited-Information Modeling of Loggerhead Turtle Population Size  

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Limited-Information Modeling of Loggerhead Turtle Population Size John M. Grego University of South June 28, 2012 Abstract We attempt to estimate the size of a population of female loggerhead turtles. For these loggerhead turtle data, information about individual turtles is not available. Rather, we observe only

Hitchcock, David B.

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RECOMMENDATIONS FOR MANAGEMEN T OF THE TURTLE NESTING POPULATION S  

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RECOMMENDATIONS FOR MANAGEMEN T OF THE TURTLE NESTING POPULATION S AT PANTAI REMIS, PERAK Submitted OF THE TURTLE NESTIN G POPULATIONS AT PANTAI REMIS, PERA K by Jeanne A . Mortimer, Ph .D . Senior Scientific this report : 1 . Approximately 70 to 300 egg clutches are deposited by gree n turtles each year in the region

Prestwich, Ken

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Optimal Harvesting of Structured Populations*t WAYNE M. GETZ  

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density of the population [denoted by x(t)] satisfies a nonlinear ordinary differential equationOptimal Harvesting of Structured Populations*t WAYNE M. GETZ National Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences, CSIR, P.O. Box 395, Pretoria 0001, Republic of South Africa Received 18 April 1978

Getz, Wayne M.

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Genomics Populations for Characterization of Economically Important Traits Structured populations of beef cattle with extensive phenotypic records for economical-  

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Genomics Populations for Characterization of Economically Important Traits Structured populations efficiency and carcass merit, are a critical need in the post-genome sequencing era. Coupled with the availability of the 7.5x assembly of the bovine genome sequence and the single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP

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Animal Psychology  

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... years ago, Dr. N. L. Munn produced a book called "Psychology : The Fundamentals of Human Adjustment". It immediately won its way to high popularity in many universities ... on the spine or the front cover of the book. It is, indeed, a handbook of psychological research on the rat, with a bibliography of 2,500 references, but ...

ALEC RODGER

1951-07-28T23:59:59.000Z

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Animated Space  

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activists returning to the Square over thirty years to protest against diverse injustices, including mine closures, nuclear arms escalation, violence against women, Apartheid in South Africa, the war in Iraq and Afghanistan, repression in Palestine... movement, the protests in Southern Europe against austerity, the uprisings in Ukraine, the demonstrations against wasteful state expenditure in Brazil are the emblems of the new politics of insurgency; their rebellious public spaces tangible expression...

Amin, Ash

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Early Animals  

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...Vendia). This treatment has been challenged recently by some workers, notably Adolf Sei-lacher, who argue that many of the Edia-carian fossils have characteristics, such as "quilted" morphologies, that pre-clude their inclusion in extant phyla...

J. JOHN SEPKOSKI JR.

1985-03-08T23:59:59.000Z

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Using muscle-powered swimming robots to explore how muscles control animal movement  

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(OC), Mikhaila Marecki, Chris Clemente #12;#12;Shoulder Elbow Wrist Vertebrate diversity = Variations) Make use of computer simulations Make use of robotic instruments Collect as much data from each animal (2007) JEB. 210:3147-3159 In vivo limb instrumentation: PL power PL work Neural activation #12

Richards, Chris

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Proceedings, Western Section, American Society of Animal Science Vol. 50, 1999  

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x' &b± b 2 &4 2c 313 Proceedings, Western Section, American Society of Animal Science Vol. 50, 1999., Increasingly stringent environmental regulations Trevose, PA) on its feeding value. Treatments consisted degradation m overhead shade. The trial was initiated June 17, 1997. of feed N. Ruminal

Delany, Mary E.

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LIFE IN THE SLOW LANE Even in the animal world, there are high  

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. In a recent study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Popko Wiersma, Mark. In this study, Wiersma, Chappell and Williams have highlighted the ecological causes and consequences that connect metabolic rates of animals in different situations. 10.1242/jeb.011411 Wiersma, P., Chappell, M. A

Williams, Jos. B.

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Title of dissertation: MOTION RECONSTRUCTION OF ANIMAL GROUPS: FROM SCHOOLING FISH  

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ABSTRACT Title of dissertation: MOTION RECONSTRUCTION OF ANIMAL GROUPS: FROM SCHOOLING FISH aequipinnatus, a common species of schooling fish, and Anopheles gambiae, the most important vector of malaria, density, and movement. For tracking fish, we automatically initialize, predict, and reconstruct shape

Shapiro, Benjamin

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HYBRID MODES OF ORGANIZATION Alliances, Joint Ventures, Networks, and other `strange' animals.  

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1 HYBRID MODES OF ORGANIZATION Alliances, Joint Ventures, Networks, and other `strange' animals version: December 2010) halshs-00624291,version1-16Sep2011 #12;2 HYBRID MODES OF ORGANIZATION Alliances of these arrangements, hereafter identified as "hybrids", remains difficult to quantify, they play a major role

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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TOXINS IN BIOTECHNOLOGY / 1 Animal Toxins in the World of Modern  

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TOXINS IN BIOTECHNOLOGY / 1 Animal Toxins in the World of Modern Biotechnology JEAN-MARC SABATIER1 Biotechnologies, Bâtiment Biopolis, 5, avenue du Grand Sablon, 38700 La Tronche, France. Tel.: +33-4-56520563; Fax: +33-4-56520637; E-mail address: michel.dewaard@ujf-grenoble.fr Running title: Toxins in Biotechnology

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n November 25, 1998, Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios released a full-  

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computer-animated feature film called A Bug's Life. It was the second such collaboration for Disney the window of a cross- country jet, for example, the forest appears to be a solid canopy of green. From the window of an automobile on the ground, the canopy resolves into individual trees, and if you get out

Murphy, Robert F.

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PLANT-ANIMAL INTERACTIONS -ORIGINAL PAPER Geographic patterns in fruit colour diversity: do leaves constrain  

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PLANT-ANIMAL INTERACTIONS - ORIGINAL PAPER Geographic patterns in fruit colour diversity: do leaves constrain the colour of fleshy fruits? Kevin C. Burns Ã? Eliana Cazetta Ã? Mauro Galetti Ã? Alfredo Valido Ã? H 2008 Ã? Springer-Verlag 2008 Abstract We tested for geographic patterns in fruit colour diversity. Fruit

Schaefer, Martin

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HOME GROUNDS & ANIMALS 2014 Home Fruit: Disease and Insects 3-1  

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HOME GROUNDS & ANIMALS 2014 Home Fruit: Disease and Insects 3-1 Disease and Insects Keith S. Yoder Pathologist, Alson H. Smith Jr. AREC Overview Growing fruits in the home orchard or garden can be an interesting and satisfying hobby, as well as a source of nutritious food for the home gardener. Tree fruits

Liskiewicz, Maciej

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ANIMATION OF THE NORMAL ICE CYCLE OF THE LAURENTIAN GREAT LAKES OF NORTH AMERICA  

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OF ANNUAL ICE CYCLE 1. Fall Cooling 2. Ice Formation 3. Ice Thickness 4. Seasonal Maximum Ice Cover 5ANIMATION OF THE NORMAL ICE CYCLE OF THE LAURENTIAN GREAT LAKES OF NORTH AMERICA R.A. Assel and J describes an interactive menu- driven computer tutorial on the contemporary ice cover climatology

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Coat Color and Solar Heat Gain in Animals Author(s): Glenn E. Walsberg  

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. The intensity of solar radiation reaching the earth's surface varies, but under clear skies often reaches values of about 1000 W/m2 on a plane perpendicular to the solar beam. Roughly one-half of this energy liesCoat Color and Solar Heat Gain in Animals Author(s): Glenn E. Walsberg Source: BioScience, Vol. 33

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Far-infrared signature of animal tissues characterized by terahertz time-domain spectroscopy  

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, is observed to show very similar water absorption. Ã? 2005 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved. PACS: 42.65.Re; 87.80.Ã?y Keywords: Terahertz time-domain spectroscopy; Animal tissue; Water content; Absorption. As the sen- sitivity of terahertz radiation to polar molecules of water is very high, biological tissues

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End-user adoption of animated interface agentsin everyday work applications  

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Recognizing the potential contribution that interactive software agents bring to everyday work applications, this paper reports on end-user adoption of animated interface agents in one particular work application environment: Microsoft® Office. ... Keywords: Computer interfaces, End user adoption, Interface agents, PLS

Alexander Serenko; Nick Bontis; Brian Detlor

2007-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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working as a veterinarian in a farming community training animals at a zoo  

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Science and Technology in Action! Accept the CTAHR Challenge! Be Where the Action Is in Science and Technology! Join Us! Office of Academic and Student Affairs Dr. Charles Kinoshita, Associate Dean Want More Information? To learn more about the Animal Sciences program, visit www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/acad For other

Holland, Kim N.

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Animating Prairies in Real-Time Frank Perbet and Marie-Paule Cani  

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^one-Alpes 655 avenue de l'Europe, 38330 Montbonnot, France Frank.Perbet/Marie-Paule.Cani@imag.fr http procedural animation primitives that implement wind ef- fects such as slight breeze, gust of wind, whirlwind is difficult to achieve for interactive applications such as video games. Owing to the the power of 3D boards

Lin, Ming C.

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Tracking Animal Location and Activity with an Automated Radio Telemetry System in a Tropical Rainforest  

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......Agouti tagged with VHF tracking devices. The Computer Journal, Vol...are physically rotated while listening to the signal to determine...small, wireless computing device [29] . These collars form...light-weight, low-cost and dumb devices (tags) that fit on animal......

Roland Kays; Sameer Tilak; Margaret Crofoot; Tony Fountain; Daniel Obando; Alejandro Ortega; Franz Kuemmeth; Jamie Mandel; George Swenson; Thomas Lambert; Ben Hirsch; Martin Wikelski

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Biohazardous Waste Disposal Guidelines Sharps Waste Solid Lab Waste Liquid Waste Animals Pathological Waste  

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waste (i.e, mixture of biohazardous and chemical or radioactive waste), call Environment, Health2/2009 Biohazardous Waste Disposal Guidelines Sharps Waste Solid Lab Waste Liquid Waste Animals Pathological Waste Description Biohazard symbol Address: UCSD 200 West Arbor Dr. San Diego, CA 92103 (619

Tsien, Roger Y.

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INTRODUCTION Animals have long been known to store and recover energy in the  

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687 INTRODUCTION Animals have long been known to store and recover energy in the elastic structures substrates, the external environment represents another potentially useful energy store (see Alexander, 1995; Demes et al., 1995). Indeed, recent studies have shown that orangutans utilise the slow sway of tree

D'Août, Kristiaan

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The highs and lows of theoretical interpretation in animal-metacognition research  

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...so forth. Second, research encourages the conclusion...minds. Third, the research also shows that uncertainty...of novel tasks, in abstract tasks, in metamemory...all-or-none. A great deal of energy has been spent debating...animal-metacognition research strong links to and...

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Volume Rendering with Animation of Gulf Stream Currents David Ehrens Ramprasad Balasubramanian  

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Volume Rendering with Animation of Gulf Stream Currents David Ehrens Ramprasad Balasubramanian data is required. High or low density objects, corresponding to heat-laden currents, can be en- hanced. Introduction Understanding the ocean through computer models is im- portant and numerous models exist. Several

Schulze, Jürgen P.

430

Recent advances in the analysis of behavioural organization and interpretation as indicators of animal welfare  

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...the play behaviour of equids, McDonnell Poulin (2002) describe 38 states, which they...of play behaviour in horses (McDonnell Poulin 2002), there were 38 types of play behaviour...009 ) McDonnell, S. M. , and A. Poulin 2002 Equid play ethogram. Appl. Anim...

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

431

Project 35013 Species-and Site-specific Impacts of Gas Supersaturation on Aquatic Animals  

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three species tend to be bottom oriented and deep water species, and most TDG effects are in the upperProject 35013 Species- and Site-specific Impacts of Gas Supersaturation on Aquatic Animals Sponsor in the river?" The proposal was submitted primarily at the request of the state water quality agencies

432

Determination of Menadione in an Animal Feed Using Supercritical Fluid Extraction and HPLC with Electrochemical Detector  

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......extraction of lipophilic materials from animal feeds...is converted into the active vitamin K2 (mena...from feeds and related materials involve time-consuming...19). Experimental Materials and solutions Menadione...menadione on silver cathode. Eluent, 90:10......

A. Schneiderman; A.K. Sharma; D.C. Locke

1988-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

433

Relating to Things that Think Animated Toys, Artificial Creatures, V-Avatars  

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include skateboard, bicycle, and car (all used for transportation); scissors, power lawn mower, and push in particular has long ago established that young children animate things that move, like clouds, water (Piaget formed clusters of objects with similar functionality yet different as far as their source of power

434

Vertebrates are animals with a backbone and include mammals, birds and fishes. Considering  

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Vertebrates are animals with a backbone and include mammals, birds and fishes. Considering roughly three quarters of the earth is covered in water it should be no surprise that fish are the most numerous vertebrates in the world. According to the Florida Museum of Natural History there are about 28,000 known fish

Watson, Craig A.

435

The gnotobiotic animal as a tool in the study of host microbial relationships.  

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...385-393. 28. van Bekkum, D. W. 1968. Radiation biology, p. 237-266. In M. E. Coates...Studies on the ameba-bacteria relation- ship in amebiasis. I1l. Induced amebic lesions...the gastrointestinal antibiosis of polar marine animals. J. Bacteriol. 82:72-79...

H A Gordon; L Pesti

1971-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

436

SYNTHESIS How and why environmental noise impacts animals: an integrative, mechanistic review  

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of natural noise and are predicted to have an array of deleterious effects on wildlife. Recent work of noise, including wind, water and other animals, one increasingly influential source is anthropogenic research focused on the effects of any environmental noise on wildlife, whether it is anthropogenic

Swaddle, John

437

SYNTHESIS How and why environmental noise impacts animals: an integrative, mechanistic review  

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of natural noise and are predicted to have an array of deleterious effects on wildlife. Recent work, including wind, water and other animals, one increasingly influential source is anthropogenic activity environmental noise on wildlife, whether it is anthropogenic or Ã?naturalÃ?. This enables researchers to take

Swaddle, John

438

Fracture Animation Based on High-Dimensional Voronoi Diagrams Sara C. Schvartzman  

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Fracture Animation Based on High-Dimensional Voronoi Diagrams Sara C. Schvartzman Stanford University Miguel A. Otaduy URJC Madrid Figure 1: Horses fractured by metal balls. These fractures emphasize be curved, and fracture patterns adapt to the impact and object properties. Abstract We propose a novel

Otaduy, Miguel A.

439

Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, 2002 Graphical Modeling and Animation of Ductile Fracture  

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of Ductile Fracture James F. O'Brien University of California, Berkeley Adam W. Bargteil University a method for realistically animating duc- tile fracture in common solid materials such as plastics and metals. The effects that characterize ductile fracture occur due to interac- tion between plastic

O'Brien, James F.

440

Frigatebird behaviour at the ocean–atmosphere interface: integrating animal behaviour with multi-satellite data  

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...animal behaviour with multi-satellite data Silvia De Monte 1 2 3...nonlinear analysis of multi-satellite data. We find that frigatebirds...often referred to as the ocean weather and covers the mesoscale and...related to phytoplankton. Satellite, in situ and model data show...

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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441

Eurographics/ ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Computer Animation (2007) D. Metaxas and J. Popovic (Editors)  

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local timing similarities to the reference. The algorithm is fast enough to incorporate into standard and Subject Descriptors (according to ACM CCS): I.3.7 [Computer Graphics]: Three-Dimensional Graphics stages of the animation pipeline, since they provide the interface through which artists collaborate. Any

Popovic, Jovan

442

Utilizing Antigenic Peptide and Adhesion Molecule Conjugates to Suppress Autoimmune Disease in Animal Models  

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peptides....................................18 1.4.3 Multifunctional peptides and proteins...........................................18 1.4.3.1 Bifunctional peptide inhibitors..........................................19 1.4.3.2 I-domain-antigenic peptide...................................................................................................99 3.6 References................................................................................................100 Chapter 4: The Effects of Bifunctional Peptide Inhibitors in Suppressing Rheumatoid Arthritis in an Animal Model...

Buyuktimkin, Barlas

2011-12-31T23:59:59.000Z

443

Invasion Ecology of Aquatic Animals FAS 4932 (section 8143) and FAS 6932 (Section 6725)  

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Invasion Ecology of Aquatic Animals FAS 4932 (section 8143) and FAS 6932 (Section 6725) Fall 2006 will provide a comprehensive overview of the field of invasion ecology and will emphasize aspects related will be presented the ecological concepts and debates underlying this developing field; the biology and life history

Watson, Craig A.

444

Analysis of Ammonia Loss Mechanisms in Microbial Fuel Cells Treating Animal Wastewater  

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ARTICLE Analysis of Ammonia Loss Mechanisms in Microbial Fuel Cells Treating Animal Wastewater Jung.interscience.wiley.com). DOI 10.1002/bit.21687 ABSTRACT: Ammonia losses during swine wastewater treatment were examined using manure; electricity; power generation Introduction Wastewater treatment using microbial fuel cells (MFCs

445

Anim. Behao., 1989,31,455464 Sunfish foraging among patches: the patch-departure decision  

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Anim. Behao., 1989,31,455464 Sunfish foraging among patches: the patch-departure decision DENNIS R 43210, U.S.A Abstract. Patch-use behaviour of small bluegill sunfish, Lepomis macrochirus, foraging for chironomid larvae, Chironomus riparius, was investigated in artificial macrophyte patches to examine search

Chesson, Peter L.

446

Novel insights into green sea turtle behaviour using animal-borne video cameras  

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Novel insights into green sea turtle behaviour using animal-borne video cameras Michael R. Heithaus to collect behavioural data on green (Chelonia mydas) and logger- head (Caretta caretta) turtles in Western Australia. This technique provided novel insights into the behaviour of green turtles including an apparent

Dill, Lawrence M.

447

INTRODUCTION A general problem for all animals is the supply of oxygen to  

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INTRODUCTION A general problem for all animals is the supply of oxygen to internal tissues. The common structural solution is formation of a branched tubular network that transports air or oxygenated (respiratory) system, fine branches ramify on or near the oxygen-requiring tissues, with the extent

Krasnow, Mark A.

448

Universal model for water costs of gas exchange by animals and plants  

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terrestrial animals and plants exchange O2 and CO2 with the atmosphere and thereby incur costs in the currency Hemphill Brown, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, and approved March 30, 2010 (received for review), the steepness of the gradients for gas and vapor, and the transport mode (convective or diffusive). Model

449

OIL IN THE OPEN WATER microscopic plants and animals that form the  

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OIL IN THE OPEN WATER microscopic plants and animals that form the basis of the oceanic food web the surface, corals and other deepwater OIL AND HUMAN USE Wellhead CORALS · Coral surveys · Tissue collections · Transect surveys to detect submerged oil · Oil plume modeling · Sediment sampling AQUATIC VEGETATION

450

Sustainable, efficient livestock production with high biodiversity and good welfare for animals  

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...transforming the prospects for sustainable animal production systems...and the metabolizable energy 23% better in the silvopastoral...declining and the usage of energy in fertilizer production...are more likely to be sustainable if they incorporate...production systems be sustainable? A system or procedure...

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

451

INTRODUCTION Body size governs almost every aspect of animal biology. Many  

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their bodies differently is that the physical demands of locomotion change with body size. As an extreme, 2005). Within the range of body sizes between those extremes, animal flight can differ in subtle according to theory. The smallest species flew in a wind tunnel and the other five species in a flight

452

Animal-Vehicle Collision Data Collection Throughout the United States and Canada  

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Montana State University (WTI-MSU), P.O. Box 174250,and population dynamics. At WTI-MSU, Julie worked withroad ecology projects at WTI-MSU. She is currently working

Huijser, Marcel P.; Wagner, Meredith E.; Hardy, Amanda; Clevenger, Anthony P.; Fuller, Julie A.

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

453

Electricity Demand Evolution Driven by Storm Motivated Population Movement  

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Managing the risks posed by climate change to energy production and delivery is a challenge for communities worldwide. Sea Level rise and increased frequency and intensity of natural disasters due to sea surface temperature rise force populations to move locations, resulting in changing patterns of demand for infrastructure services. Thus, Infrastructures will evolve to accommodate new load centers while some parts of the network are underused, and these changes will create emerging vulnerabilities. Combining climate predictions and agent based population movement models shows promise for exploring the universe of these future population distributions and changes in coastal infrastructure configurations. In this work, we created a prototype agent based population distribution model and developed a methodology to establish utility functions that provide insight about new infrastructure vulnerabilities that might result from these patterns. Combining climate and weather data, engineering algorithms and social theory, we use the new Department of Energy (DOE) Connected Infrastructure Dynamics Models (CIDM) to examine electricity demand response to increased temperatures, population relocation in response to extreme cyclonic events, consequent net population changes and new regional patterns in electricity demand. This work suggests that the importance of established evacuation routes that move large populations repeatedly through convergence points as an indicator may be under recognized.

Allen, Melissa R [ORNL; Fernandez, Steven J [ORNL; Fu, Joshua S [ORNL; Walker, Kimberly A [ORNL

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

454

Ultrafast population dynamics in electrically modulated terahertz quantum cascade lasers  

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The ultrafast population dynamics in electrically modulated three-well terahertz quantum cascade lasers (QCLs) is studied by using the self-consistent Bloch–Poisson equations. In the modulation process, the non-equilibrium oscillations of the population inversion are found before the population equilibrium recovers. The equilibrium formation time increases nonlinearly with the period number. This phenomenon stems from the non-uniform distribution of the electric potential. In different periods, different responses to the electrical modulation are also explored. An in-depth understanding of electron transport in the cascade structure is obtained. Finally, we demonstrate the feasibility of a modulation frequency up to gigahertz in terahertz QCLs.

F Wang; X G Guo; C Wang; J C Cao

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

455

POPULATION AND FOOD SUPPLIES: THE EDGE OF THE KNIFE  

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...345 TABLE 12 ENERGY CONTENT OF FOOD CROPS-EGYPT AND JAPAN, 1963-1964 Egypt (U.A.R...4) (5) Energy content Total...vated land. In Egypt, which in many...a source of energy; supplementa...greatly increased efficiency of animal and...

Roger Revelle

1966-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

456

Interacting populations : hosts and pathogens, prey and predators  

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The interactions between populations can be positive, neutral or negative. Predation and parasitism are both relationships where one species benefits from the interaction at the expense of the other. Predators kill their ...

Klepac, Petra

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

457

Projecting the Success of Plant Population Restoration with Viability Analysis  

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Conserving viable populations of plant species requires that they have high probabilities of long-term persistence within natural habitats, such as a chance of extinction in 100 years of less than 5 % (Menges ...

T. J. Bell; M. L. Bowles; A. K. McEachern

2003-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

458

Populating reconstructed archaeological sites with autonomous virtual humans  

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Significant multidisciplinary efforts combining archaeology and computer science have yielded virtual reconstructions of archaeological sites for visualization. Yet comparatively little attention has been paid to the difficult problem of populating these ...

Wei Shao; Demetri Terzopoulos

2006-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

459

Optimal Urban Population Size: National vs Local Economic Efficiency  

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This paper explores whether the population size of the Seoul Metropolitan Area (SMA) in Korea is efficient in terms of the national economy. To undertake this analysis, a recursively dynamic interregional computable general ...

Nam, Kyung-min

460

Coherence and Completeness of Population-based Family Cancer Reports  

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...research-article Research Articles Coherence and Completeness of Population-based...telephone survey in Connecticut examined coherence and completeness of reports from 1...household survey. This study describes the coherence and completeness of such reports in a...

Louise Wideroff; Anne O. Garceau; Mark H. Greene; Marsha Dunn; Timothy McNeel; Phuong Mai; Gordon Willis; Lou Gonsalves; Michael Martin; Barry I. Graubard

2010-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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461

Population SAMC, ChIP-chip Data Analysis and Beyond  

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This dissertation research consists of two topics, population stochastics approximation Monte Carlo (Pop-SAMC) for Baysian model selection problems and ChIP-chip data analysis. The following two paragraphs give a brief introduction to each...

Wu, Mingqi

2011-02-22T23:59:59.000Z

462

Population difference thermometry for ultra-low temperatures  

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We report measurements of the asymmetry of the intensities of the quadrupolar fine structure of NMR lines in ferromagnetic MnSb down to 30 mK. The asymmetry ratios provide a means of ... population difference the...

P. M. Andersen; N. S. Sullivan; B. Andraka; J. S. Xia…

1992-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

463

GIS and plume dispersion modeling for population exposure assessment  

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. Traditional methods of dispersion modeling for the permitting of new sources and the monitoring of existing sources have allowed much room for error in terms of the effect of the pollutants on nearby populations (Hardikar, 1995). The capabilities of GIS...

Archer, Jeffrey Keith

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

464

Mitochondrial genomics and northwestern Atlantic population genetics of marine annelids  

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The overarching goal of this thesis was to investigate marine benthic invertebrate phylogenetics and population genetics, focused on the phylum Annelida. Recent expansions of molecular methods and the increasing diversity ...

Jennings, Robert M. (Robert Michael)

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

465

An Inversion of Acoustical Attenuation Measurements to Deduce Bubble Populations  

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Measurement of natural bubble populations is required for many areas of ocean science. Acoustical methods have considerable potential for achieving this goal because bubbles scatter sound strongly close to their natural frequency, which depends ...

H. Czerski

2012-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

466

DISTRIBUTION AND ABUNDANCE OF EGG AND LARVAL POPULATIONS OF THE  

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DISTRIBUTION AND ABUNDANCE OF EGG AND LARVAL POPULATIONS OF THE PACIFIC SARDINE BY ELBERT H OF THE INTERIOR, Douglas McKay, Secretary FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE, John L. Farley, Director DISTRIBUTION abundance_ _______________ ________ __ __ ___ ___ ____ __ 100 Reliability of estimates

467

Biodiversity in riverbank techniques for erosion control: assessment of animal and plant species diversity along a natural gradient.  

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.). However, whether such installations can accommodate natural biodiversity has not been well assessed: assessment of animal and plant species diversity along a naturality gradient. 7th SER European ConferenceBiodiversity in riverbank techniques for erosion control: assessment of animal and plant species

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

468

Atlas-based attenuation correction for small animal PET/MRI scanners Abhijit J. Chaudhari, ajchaudhari@ucdavis.edu,  

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Atlas-based attenuation correction for small animal PET/MRI scanners 1 Abhijit J. Chaudhari densities and not on electron densities. We propose a deformable mouse atlas-based registration method for AC in small animal PET/MRI. In this method, we first match the posture of the atlas to the posture

Leahy, Richard M.

469

Abstract One way for animals to decrease energy ex-penditures is to minimize the cost of movement. For ani-  

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Abstract One way for animals to decrease energy ex- penditures is to minimize the cost of movement. For ani- mals dwelling on slopes, gravity can impart a large ener- getic cost to movement. For this reason (specifically hillslope angle) so as to minimize their energetic costs. Subterra- nean animals should also

Chadwick, Oliver A.

470

The Augmentation of Melanocytic Nevi in Guinea Pigs by Solar-simulated Light: An Animal Model for Human Melanocytic Nevi  

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...Melanocytic Nevi in Guinea Pigs by Solar-simulated Light: An Animal...followed by prolonged exposure to solar-simulated light. The specific...animal model where exposure to solar-simu lated light would induce...from Charles River (Quebec, Canada) and maintained in standard...

Scott Menzies; Mamdouh Khalil; Kerry Crotty; and Antonio Bonin

1998-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

471

6.19 MicroPET Enhances Studies of Small Animals  

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8 6/1/2011 8 6/1/2011 6.19 MicroPET Enhances Studies of Small Animals Positron emission tomography (PET), a tool for imaging the chemistry and biology of the living human body by monitoring ingested tracer molecules, is now a standard method for studying the metabolism of the brain, the heart, and cancer. PET is based on pioneering advances by the Office of Science and predecessor agencies in particle accelerators, biological radiotracer molecules, photodetectors, and high-speed computers. Recently, PET technology was reengineered by scientists at the University of California-Los Angeles to make a miniaturized version for imaging small animals. Developed with Office of Science support, MicroPET is a noninvasive system that eliminates the need for biopsies

472

Demonstration and Transfer of Selected New Technologies for Animal Waste Pollution Control  

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Technical Report April 2009 D e m o n s tr a t i o n and Transfer of Selected New Technolo g i e s for Animal Waste Pollution Control TSSWCB Project 03-10 Final Report Prepared by: Dr. Saqib Mukhtar, Texas AgriLife Extension Service... ........ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..............7 Technolo g y De monstr a t i o n s and Methodol o g y ........ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Geotube ? Dewater i n g System...

Mukhtar, Saqib; Gregory, Lucas

473

Animal feed compositions containing phytase derived from transgenic alfalfa and methods of use thereof  

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A value-added composition of matter containing plant matter from transgenic alfalfa which expresses exogenous phytase activity is disclosed. The phytase activity is a gene product of an exogenous gene encoding for phytase which has been stably incorporated into the genome of alfalfa plants. The transgenic alfalfa expresses phytase activity in nutritionally-significant amounts, thereby enabling its use in animal feeds to eliminate the need for phosphorous supplementation of livestock, poultry, and fish feed rations.

Austin-Phillips, Sandra (Madison, WI); Koegel, Richard G. (Madison, WI); Straub, Richard J. (Brooklyn, WI); Cook, Mark (Madison, WI)

2001-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

474

Animal feed compositions containing phytase derived from transgenic alfalfa and methods of use thereof  

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A value-added composition of matter containing plant matter from transgenic alfalfa which expresses exogenous phytase activity is disclosed. The phytase activity is a gene product of an exogenous gene encoding for phytase which has been stably incorporated into the genome of alfalfa plants. The transgenic alfalfa expresses phytase activity in nutritionally-significant amounts, thereby enabling its use in animal feeds to eliminate the need for phosphorous supplementation of livestock, poultry, and fish feed rations.

Austin-Phillips, Sandra (Madison, WI); Koegel, Richard G. (Madison, WI); Straub, Richard J. (Brooklyn, WI); Cook, Mark (Madison, WI)

1999-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

475

Envirocon to build plant for bioconversion of forestry wastes to animal feeds  

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Envirocon Ltd. of Vancouver will build a pilot plant in British Columbia to produce protein supplement for animal feeds, making use of a biotechnological process patented by the University of Waterloo. When commerical viability has been proven, Envirocon will make use of the process in plants which it plans to design, manufacture, and install on a turnkey basis to convert waste from the pulp and paper industry to protein feed supplement.

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1982-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

476

More soft-bodied animals and algae from the Middle Cambrian of Utah and British Columbia  

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THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS PALEONTOLOGICAL CONTRIBUTIONS December 29, 1988 Paper 122 MORE SOFT-BODIED ANIMALS AND ALGAE FROM THE MIDDLE CAMBRIAN OF UTAH AND BRITISH COLUMBIA' Simon Conway Morris and R. A. Robison Department of Earth Sciences..., University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EQ, and Department of Geology, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045 Abstract—Remains of noncalcareous algae and soft-bodied metazoans from Middle Cambrian strata of Utah (Spence, Wheeler...

Conway Morris, S.; Robison, Richard A.

1988-12-29T23:59:59.000Z

477

Comparisons of Access to, Cost of, and Quality of Health Care Between Rural and Urban Populations  

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There are 46.2 million Americans (15% of total population) living in rural counties. Rural populations disproportionately suffer from inadequate access to, high cost of, and poor quality of health services compared to urban populations. Furthermore...

Lee, Wei-Chen

2013-12-06T23:59:59.000Z

478

The dynamics of adapting, unregulated populations and a modified fundamental theorem  

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...applicable to an unregulated population, it does suggest further investigation of whether...1997 The price equation, Fisher's fundamental theorem, kin selection, and causal...unregulated populations and a modified fundamental theorem. | A population in a novel environment...

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

479

The importance of population growth in future commercial energy consumption  

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This paper estimates the contribution of population growth to commercial energy consumption, which is considered a major cause of increases in air pollution and greenhouse gases. This paper first summarizes some of the recent estimates of future energy use developed by well-known models. It then develops several alternative scenarios that use different assumptions about population growth and energy use per capita for 122 countries for the years 2020 and 2050. It calculates the relative contribution of population growth to the change in total commercial energy use and demonstrates the sensitivity of the results to different assumptions. Individual country data are separately summed to totals for more-developed countries (MDCs) and less-developed countries (LDCs). Under a business as usual scenario for both MDCs and LDCs, population growth is important, but not the most important factor, in future increases in global energy consumption. Analysis of other scenarios shows that while slower population growth always contributes to a slowing of future global energy consumption, such changes are not as effective as reductions in per capita commercial energy use. Calculations on a global basis are made in two ways: from global aggregates and by summing individual country data. Comparison of the results shows that the first method is misleading because of the heterogeneity of population growth rates and energy consumption rates of individual countries. The tentative conclusions reached in this paper are only small pieces of a much larger puzzle. More work needs to be done to better understand the dynamics of these relationships before the analysis is extended to the broader questions of population growth and environmental change.

Kolsrud, G. [Congress, Washington, DC (United States); Torrey, B.B. [Bureau of the Census, Washington, DC (United States)

1992-12-31T23:59:59.000Z

480

Factors impacting contaminant body burdens and contaminant effects at different trophic levels in an estuarine ecosystem.  

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??Organic contaminants continue to enter coastal ecosystems, creating stress for animals that inhabit these areas. A variety of factors such as land use, climate, and… (more)

Hopper, Tiffany L.

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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481

The Peachtree Valley and Valley Town mission : a baptist recategorization of a Cherokee landscape.  

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??Peachtree Valley in Clay county, North Carolina has a long history of diversity in plant, animal, and human habitation. The Cherokee, who have inhabited the… (more)

Owen, James Anthony

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

482

Characterization of the U.S. Industrial/Commercial Boiler Population...  

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Characterization of the U.S. IndustrialCommercial Boiler Population - Final Report, May 2005 Characterization of the U.S. IndustrialCommercial Boiler Population - Final Report,...

483

E-Print Network 3.0 - access microbial populations Sample Search...  

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community or population if we change our scale of inquiry. As an example, consider the spatial... sequence data to examine the spatial structure in microbial populations. This...

484

BUILDING A UNITED STATES DATA BASE: POPULATIONS AT RISK TO ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION  

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BUILDING A UNITED STATES DATA BASE: POPULATIONS AT RISK TO ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTIONBUILDING A UNITED STATES DATA BASE: POPULATIONS AT RISK TO ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION

Sacks, Susan T.

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

485

E-Print Network 3.0 - anthropogenic population collapse Sample...  

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: "Population and Climate Change: A Proposal to Couple Population and Earth System Models" Harald Rybka... , a German RISE intern, will talk about the first steps he...

486

Population internet penetration rate and channel supply chain players' performances  

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With the rapid development of the internet, the population internet penetration rate plays a strategic importance in the dual-channel supply chain. In this research, we use a game-theoretic approach to examine the effect of the population internet penetration rate on the performances of the manufacturer and traditional retailer under the Stackelberg and Bertrand competitive models. Our results suggest that an increase in the population internet penetration rate always has a negative impact on the manufacturer and traditional retailer's profits. Furthermore, when the product is more suitable for the online market, the traditional retailer will be hurt more by the population internet penetration rate. For the manufacturer, although a larger product web fit can increase profits, the population internet penetration rate has a stronger impact on profitability, thus decreasing profits even as the product web fit increases. Our results also suggest that both the manufacturer and the retailer can adopt either of the Stackelberg and Bertrand competitive market structures in the dual-channel supply chain since their profits are unaffected by the two models. The managerial implications of our results are discussed and the probable paths of future research are identified.

Ruiliang Yan; John Wang; Sanjoy Ghose

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

487

The Magellanic Bridge: The Nearest Purely Tidal Stellar Population  

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We report on observations of the stellar populations in twelve fields spanning the region between the Magellanic Clouds, made with the Mosaic-II camera on the 4-meter telescope at the Cerro-Tololo Inter-American Observatory. The two main goals of the observations are to characterize the young stellar population (which presumably formed in situ in the Bridge and therefore represents the nearest stellar population formed from tidal debris), and to search for an older stellar component (which would have been stripped from either Cloud as stars, by the same tidal forces which formed the gaseous Bridge). We determine the star-formation history of the young inter-Cloud population, which provides a constraint on the timing of the gravitational interaction which formed the Bridge. We do not detect an older stellar population belonging to the Bridge in any of our fields, implying that the material that was stripped from the Clouds to form the Magellanic Bridge was very nearly a pure gas.

Jason Harris

2006-12-04T23:59:59.000Z

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Multiscale modeling of oscillations and spiral waves in Dictyostelium populations  

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Unicellular organisms exhibit elaborate collective behaviors in response to environmental cues. These behaviors are controlled by complex biochemical networks within individual cells and coordinated through cell-to-cell communication. Describing these behaviors requires new mathematical models that can bridge scales -- from biochemical networks within individual cells to spatially structured cellular populations. Here, we present a family of multiscale models for the emergence of spiral waves in the social amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum. Our models exploit new experimental advances that allow for the direct measurement and manipulation of the small signaling molecule cAMP used by Dictyostelium cells to coordinate behavior in cellular populations. Inspired by recent experiments, we model the Dictyostelium signaling network as an excitable system coupled to various pre-processing modules. We use this family of models to study spatially unstructured populations by constructing phase diagrams that relate the properties of population-level oscillations to parameters in the underlying biochemical network. We then extend our models to include spatial structure and show how they naturally give rise to spiral waves. Our models exhibit a wide range of novel phenomena including a density dependent frequency change, bistability, and dynamic death due to slow cAMP dynamics. Our modeling approach provides a powerful tool for bridging scales in modeling of Dictyostelium populations.

Javad Noorbakhsh; David Schwab; Allyson Sgro; Thomas Gregor; Pankaj Mehta

2014-09-12T23:59:59.000Z

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Can coyotes affect deer populations in Southeastern North America?  

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ABSTRACT The coyote (Canis latrans) is a recent addition to the fauna of eastern North America, and in many areas coyote populations have been established for only a decade or two. Although coyotes are known predators of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in their historic range, effects this new predator may have on eastern deer populations have received little attention. We speculated that in the southeastern United States, coyotes may be affecting deer recruitment, and we present 5 lines of evidence that suggest this possibility. First, the statewide deer population in South Carolina has declined coincident with the establishment and increase in the coyote population. Second, data sets from the Savannah River Site (SRS) in South Carolina indicate a new mortality source affecting the deer population concurrent with the increase in coyotes. Third, an index of deer recruitment at SRS declined during the period of increase in coyotes. Fourth, food habits data from SRS indicate that fawns are an important food item for coyotes during summer. Finally, recent research from Alabama documented significant coyote predation on fawns there. Although this evidence does not establish cause and effect between coyotes and observed declines in deer recruitment, we argue that additional research should proactively address this topic in the region. We identified several important questions on the nature of the deer–coyote relationship in the East.

Kilgo, J., C.; Ray, H., Scott; Ruth, Charles; Miller, Karl, V.

2010-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Human and animal health risk assessments of chemicals in the food chain: Comparative aspects and future perspectives  

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Chemicals from anthropogenic and natural origins enter animal feed, human food and water either as undesirable contaminants or as part of the components of a diet. Over the last five decades, considerable efforts and progress to develop methodologies to protect humans and animals against potential risks associated with exposure to such potentially toxic chemicals have been made. This special issue presents relevant methodological developments and examples of risk assessments of undesirable substances in the food chain integrating the animal health and the human health perspective and refers to recent Opinions of the Scientific Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain (CONTAM) of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). This introductory review aims to give a comparative account of the risk assessment steps used in human health and animal health risk assessments for chemicals in the food chain and provides a critical view of the data gaps and future perspectives for this cross-disciplinary field. - Highlights: ? Principles of human and animal health risk assessment. ? Data gaps for each step of animal health risk assessment. ? Implications of animal risk assessment on human risk assessment. ? Future perspectives on chemical risk assessment.

Dorne, J.L.C.M., E-mail: jean-lou.dorne@efsa.europa.eu [Emerging Risk Unit, Via Carlo Magno 1A, 43126 Parma (Italy); Fink-Gremmels, J. [Utrecht University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Yalelaan 104, 3584 CM Utrecht (Netherlands)

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Population Physiologically-Based Pharmacokinetic Modeling for the Human  

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Population Physiologically-Based Pharmacokinetic Modeling for the Human Population Physiologically-Based Pharmacokinetic Modeling for the Human Lactational Transfer of PCB 153 with Consideration of Worldwide Human Biomonitoring Results Title Population Physiologically-Based Pharmacokinetic Modeling for the Human Lactational Transfer of PCB 153 with Consideration of Worldwide Human Biomonitoring Results Publication Type Journal Article Year of Publication 2008 Authors Redding, Laurel E., Michael D. Sohn, Thomas E. McKone, Shu-Li Wang, Dennis P. H. Hsieh, and Raymond S. H. Yang Journal Environmental Health Perspectives Volume 116 Issue 12 Pagination 1629-1634 Keywords bayesian inference, body burden, environmental chemistry, exposure & risk group, human milk biomonitoring, indoor environment department, lactational transfer, pcb 153, physiologically-based pharmacokinetic modeling, pollutant fate and transport modeling, poly-chlorinated biphenyls, reverse dosimetry

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Session: What do we know about cumulative or population impacts  

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This session at the Wind Energy and Birds/Bats workshop consisted of a panel discussion followed by a discussion/question and answer period. The panelists were Paul Kerlinger, Curry and Kerlinger, LLC, Al Manville, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and Bill Kendall, US Geological Service. The panel addressed the potential cumulative impacts of wind turbines on bird and bat populations over time. Panel members gave brief presentations that touched on what is currently known, what laws apply, and the usefulness of population modeling. Topics addressed included which sources of modeling should be included in cumulative impacts, comparison of impacts from different modes of energy generation, as well as what research is still needed regarding cumulative impacts of wind energy development on bird and bat populations.

Kerlinger, Paul; Manville, Al; Kendall, Bill

2004-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Animal Biology, Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 147-158 (2003) Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2003.  

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available online - www.brill.nl Innovation and social learning: individual variation and brain evolution Abstract--This paper reviews behavioural, neurological and cognitive correlates of innovation at the individual, population and species level, focusing on birds and primates. Innovation, new or modi ed learned

Reader, Simon

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samples from seven animals, accounting for 30-80% of total Bacteroides-  

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is known about how verocytotoxic E. coli colonize this habitat and survive the protective effects culture system simulating the rumen was used to examine the inhibitory effects on E. coli 0157 of VFA of the commensal rumen microbial population. Commensal strains of E. coli are sensitive to the presence of volatile

Boyer, Edmond

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Calculations of population transfer during intense laser pulses  

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Recent experiments by several groups have examined the question of population transfer to resonantly excited states during intense short laser pulses, in particular the amount of population that remains ``trapped`` in excited states at the end of a laser pulse. In this chapter we present calculations of population transfer and resonant ionization in xenon at both 660 and 620 nm. At the longer wavelength, the seven photon channel closes at 2.5{times}10{sup 13} W/cm{sup 2}. Pulses with peak intensities higher than this result in ``Rydberg trapping``, the resonant transfer of population to a broad range of high-lying states. The amount of population transferred depends on both the peak intensity and pulse duration. At 620 mm there are numerous possible six photon resonances to states with p or f angular momentum. We have done a large number of calculations for 40 fs pulses at different peak intensities and have examined the population transferred to these low-lying resonant states as a function of the peak laser intensity. We do not have room to comment upon the resonantly enhanced ionized electron energy spectra that we also determine in the same calculations. Our calculations involve the direct numerical integration of the time-dependent Schroedinger equation for an atom interacting with a strong laser field. The time-dependent wave function of a given valence electron is calculated on a spatial grid using a one-electron pseudo potential. This single active electron approximation (SAE) has been shown to be a good approximation for the rare gases at the intensities and wavelengths that we will consider. The SAE potential we use has an explicit angular momentum dependence which allows us to reproduce all of the excited state energies for xenon quite well.

Schafer, K.J.; Kulander, K.C.

1993-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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On the Volterra and Other Nonlinear Models of Interacting Populations  

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A detailed investigation of various aspects of the populations of interacting biological species is made, using Volterra's and other models. For a system with two species, a detailed analysis is possible, and we plot the time variation of the population of two species for a set of values of the parameters. For a many-species system, it is shown that the time average of the population Ni of the ith species is equal to its steady state value qi. For time averages of other functions of Ni and NiNj, only the equations satisfied by them are derived. The population growth of a species is studied by assuming that the effect of other species is to introduce a random function of time in the growth equation. The resulting Fokker-Planck equation is shown to have the same form as the Schrödinger and Bloch equations. The "potential" of the Schrödinger equation depends upon the form of the number-dependent term in the growth function. For the Gompertz form, it is a simple harmonic oscillator potential and, for the Verhulst form, the Morse potential. For both the forms, the Fokker-Planck equation is explicitly solved to obtain the probability distribution P(N, t) of the population as a function of time. It is shown that considerable simplification is achieved in the calculation of the steady state concentrations (qi's) of the component species if Pfaffians are used. Since qi is equal to the time average of the population of the ith species, a great deal can be said about the stability of the population in the sense of the rarity of explosion or extinction of one or more species. If the interactions between various species and their growth coefficients (in the absence of interactions) are known, we show that a priori one can determine whether the population will be stable or not and, if not, which of the species will disappear. Also, the stability of the population is discussed when several new species are introduced. We show that the stability is dependent on how the newly introduced species interact with each other and with the population into which they are introduced. If the information about the detailed interactions between various species is absent, as is usually the case, then a statistical mechanical treatment of the population is desirable. We show that for small deviations from steady state populations, the necessary and sufficient condition for such a treatment is that the number of species is large. For arbitrary deviations the latter is a necessary condition and may not be sufficient. This statistical mechanical treatmetn provides an empirical method for calculating the interaction between two species and the stability of the population. A measure of the stability of an ecology is defined which could be used to compare the relative stabilities of two ecologies with the same macroscopic properties. The effect of changes in the interactions between varíous species, due to changes in temperature, humidity, age distribution, etc., is studied by assuming the rate constants to be random. A master equation for the probability distributions of Ni's is derived. It is shown that the stationary population distribution is Poisson only if the variation in the rate constants is not too rapid. A brief outline of another stochastic model for the population growth in terms of the probabilities of birth and death of the individuals is given. Since the members of the population do not react instantaneously to any change in the environment, the prey-predator interaction does not affect the population of either prey or predator instantaneously, and the egg is not converted into an adult instantaneously, the effects of the time lags in the above processes on the behavior, in particular the stability, of the population are studied. Further generalizations of the Volterra model are discussed, and a brief review of other systems of interacting species, e.g., systems of biochemical oscillators, nervous systems, multimode lasers, systems of simultaneously growing bacteria, etc., is given. Finally, a sampling of the experiments which throw some l

NARENDRA S. GOEL; SAMARESH C. MAITRA; ELLIOTT W. MONTROLL

1971-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Evaluate Potential Means of Rebuilding Sturgeon Populations in the Snake River between Lower Granite and Hells Canyon Dams, 2000 Annual Report.  

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The specific research goal of this project is to identify means to restore and rebuild the Snake River white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) population to support a sustainable annual subsistence harvest equivalent to 5 kg/ha/yr (CBFWA 1997). Based on data collected, a white sturgeon adaptive management plan will be developed. This 2000 annual report covers the fourth year of sampling of this multi-year study. In 2000 white sturgeon were captured, marked, and population data were collected in the Snake and Salmon rivers. The Snake River was sampled between Lower Granite Dam (rkm 174) and the mouth of the Salmon River (rkm 303), and the Salmon River was sampled from its mouth upstream to Hammer Creek (rkm 84). A total of 53,277 hours of setline effort and 630 hours of hook-and-line effort was employed in 2000. A total of 538 white sturgeon were captured and tagged in the Snake River and 25 in the Salmon River. Since 1997, 32.8 percent of the tagged white sturgeon have been recaptured. In the Snake River, white sturgeon ranged in total length from 48 cm to 271 cm and averaged 107 cm. In the Salmon River, white sturgeon ranged in total length from 103 cm to 227 cm and averaged 163 cm. Using the Jolly-Seber open population estimator, the abundance of white sturgeon <60 cm, between Lower Granite Dam and the mouth of the Salmon River, was estimated at 2,725 fish, with a 95% confidence interval of 1,668-5,783. A total of 10 white sturgeon were fitted with radio-tags. The movement of these fish ranged from 54.7 km (34 miles) downstream to 78.8 km (49 miles) upstream; however, 43.6 percent of the detected movement was less than 0.8 km (0.5 mile). Both radio-tagged fish and recaptured white sturgeon in Lower Granite Reservoir appear to move more than fish in the free-flowing segment of the Snake River. No seasonal movement pattern was detected, and no movement pattern was detected for different size fish. Differences were detected in the length frequency distributions of white sturgeon in Lower Granite Reservoir and the free-flowing Snake River (Chi-Square test, P<0.05). The proportion of white sturgeon greater than 92 cm (total length) in the free-flowing Snake River has shown an increase of 31 percent since the 1970's. Analysis of the length-weight relationship indicated that white sturgeon in Lower Granite Reservoir had a higher relative weight factor than white sturgeon in the free-flowing Snake River. A von Bertalanffy growth curve was fitted to 138 aged white sturgeon. The results suggests fish are currently growing faster than fish historically inhabiting the study area, as well as other Columbia River basin white sturgeon populations. Artificial substrate mats were used to document white sturgeon spawning. A total of 34 white sturgeon eggs were recovered: 27 in the Snake River, and seven in the Salmon River.

Everett, Scott R.; Tuell, Michael A. (Nez Perce Tribe, Department of Fishereis Resource Management, Lapwai, ID)

2003-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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21H.909J / 21H.969J / 21A.390J / 21A.835J People and Other Animals, Fall 2010  

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This class provides a historical survey of the ways that people have interacted with their closest animal relatives, for example: hunting, domestication of livestock, exploitation of animal labor, scientific study of ...

Ritvo, Harriet

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RCAS/SCL-TVA Animal Model Allows Targeted Delivery of Polyoma Middle T Oncogene to Vascular Endothelial Progenitors In vivo and Results in Hemangioma Development  

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...cancer stem cells in the natural environment of an immunocompetent animal...the regulatory elements used to engineer SCL-TVA mice can direct gene...cancer stem cells in the natural environment of an immunocompetent animal...

Justin Sausville; Alfredo A. Molinolo; Xiangfei Cheng; Jon Frampton; Naoko Takebe; J. Silvio Gutkind; and Ricardo A. Feldman

2008-06-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Nuclear Astrophysics Animations from the Nuclear Astrophysics Group at Clemson University  

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The animations are organized into three sections. The r-Process Movies demonstrate r-Process network calculations from the paper "Neutrino Capture and the R-Process" Meyer, McLaughlin, and Fuller, Phys. Rev. C, 58, 3696-3710 (1998). The Alpha-Rich Freezeout Movies are related to the reference: Standard alpha-rich freezeout calculation from The, Clayton, Jin, and Meyer 1998, Astrophysical Journal, "Reaction Rates Governing the Synthesis of 44Ti" At the current writing, the category for Low Metallicity s-Process Movies has only one item called n, p, 13C, 14N, 54Fe, and 88Sr Time evolution in convective zone.

Meyer, Bradley; The, Lih-Sin