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Industry Interactive Procurement System (IIPS)  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

Presentation on DOE’s Industry Interactive Procurement System (IIPS) presented at the PEM fuel cell pre-solicitation meeting held May 26, 2005 in Arlington, VA.

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Industry Interactive Procurement System (IIPS)  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Industry Interactive Industry Interactive Industry Interactive Industry Interactive Procurement System Procurement System (IIPS) (IIPS) Douglas Baptist, Project Manager Information Management Systems Division US Department of Energy IIPS Functions Issue synopses, solicitations and related documents via the Internet Receive and Respond to Solicitation Specific Questions Receive proposal, bid or application information electronically Provide access to proposal information to authorized personnel through a web browser Conduct negotiations or obtain clarifications Issue award documents IIPS Security Security Plan in place and approved by DOE's Chief Information Officer System security tested by DOE's Computer Incident Advisory Capability team Security measures include: - Encryption on the IIPS server

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PIA - Industry Interactive Procurement System (IIPS) | Department...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Registration, PIA, Idaho National Laboratory Occupational Medical Surveillance System (OMSS) PIA, Idaho National Laboratory PIA - Bonneville Power Adminstration Ethics Helpline...

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Enabling Sustainable Acquisition by Improving Procurement Systems  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

Fact sheet describes a case study of the Department of Energy Waste Pilot Plant (WIPP) enabling a sustainable acquisition by improving the procurement systems. The periodic review of the Environmental Management System (EMS) sub-systems is necessary to ensure that desired progress towards environmental objectives is being achieved.

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Procurement  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

and Contracts Division and Contracts Division Our Procurement and Contracts Division plays an integral role in continuing the U.S. Department of Energy's operations in Oak Ridge and at other sites in California, Virginia, and Washington. The division is responsible for purchasing, contracts, financial assistance, property, and small business outreach. Our employees are trained and certified procurement professionals who stand ready to provide business advice and solutions to the U.S. Department of Energy complex. Just like the corporations and businesses who apply, contracts range greatly in size from a few thousand dollars to multi-million dollars. In an effort to obtain the most talented and experienced firms, the Oak Ridge Office places a high priority on outreach initiatives to attract a diverse range of businesses.

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Case Study: Enabling Sustainable Acquisition by Improving Procurement Systems  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Using an Environmental Management Using an Environmental Management System to review existing proce- dures revealed new opportunities for improvement through changes in procurement systems. Enabling Sustainable Acquisiton by Improving Procurement Systems The Department of Energy Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) is a repository for de- fense-generated transuranic waste. Recently, the site submitted a procurement lessons learned document to DOE headquarters. In the document, WIPP staff noted that peri- odic review of Environmental Management System (EMS) sub-systems is necessary to ensure that desired progress towards environmental objectives is being achieved. An internal review of these sub-systems in early 2010 found that the Affirmative

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY PROCUREMENT SYSTEM FY 2002 BALANCED SCORECARD...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

OF ENERGY PROCUREMENT SYSTEM FY 2002 BALANCED SCORECARD : More Documents & Publications PBA2007 Presentation-short-6-19-07DOE&0; module 4 BalancedScorecardPerfAndMeth.pdf...

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Recycled Materials Affirmative Procurement Tracking System (RMAPTS). Software user`s manual  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

RMAPTS is designed to interact with other computer systems. This system can upload or download data from other RMAPTS systems. RMAPTS also complies with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FARs). Section 6002 of the Resource Conservation of Recovery Act (RCRA), Title 40 Part 247-25 of the Code of Federal Regulations, and Executive Order 12780 present mandates and guidelines to the Department of Energy (DOE) and its contractors for the procurement of products containing recycled materials. These regulations promote cost-effective waste reduction and recovery of reusable materials from Federally generated waste; promote environmentally sound and economically efficient waste reduction and recycling of the nation`s resources; and stimulate private sector markets through preferential procurement of designated items. On August 4, 1992, the Deputy Secretary of the Department of Energy requested DOE to show its commitment to Executive Order 12780, Federal Agency Recycling and Procurement Policy. This software was developed in response to this request. RMAPTS will allow users to track and report specific data concerning the procurement of products that contain recycled material and the quantity of recycled material contained in each product. This system provides greater detail, improved accuracy, and less time spent on year-end reporting. Users can quickly check the year-to-date status of recycled material purchases and recycled material contents of products at any time.

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1994-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Microsoft PowerPoint - Overview Briefing - Tab 1 DOE's Procurement System July 2008  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

' ' s P r o c u r e m e n t S y s t e m D O E ' s P r o c u r e m e n t S y s t e m 1 - 2 DOE's Procurement System The System Infrastructure What Organizations Govern/Influence the System? What is the Statutory/Regulatory Framework of the System? What Roles Do DOE Officials Play In the Process? What Does DOE's Procurement System Encompass? 1 - 3 What Does DOE's Procurement System Encompass? The integration of the procurement process (acquisition of property and services), the professional development of procurement personnel, and the management structure for carrying out the procurement function. For purposes of this presentation, DOE's Procurement System includes policies, procedures and management systems pertaining to the provision of financial assistance (grants and cooperative agreements).

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FAL 2010-03, Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES)  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

3 3 Date 01/08/10 ASSISTANCE LETTER NO. FAL 2010-03 Date 01/08/10 This Acquisition/Financial Assistance Letter is issued under the authority of the DOE and NNSA Senior Procurement Executives. I I Subject: Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES) I References: I OMB M-00-10 Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Procedures and Guidance on Implementing the Government Paperwork Elimination Act FAR Subpart 4.5 Electronic Commerce in Contracting FAR Subpart 4.8 Government Contract Files FAR Subpart 7.1 Acquisition Plans DOE 0 200.1 Information Management Program 10 CFR 600 Department of Energy (DOE) Financial Assistance Rules When is this Acquisition Letter (AL)/Financial Assistance Letter (FAL) Effective? I This ALIFAL is effective upon deployment of STRIPES at each contracting activity.

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Cyber Security Procurement Language for Control Systems Version 1.8 |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Cyber Security Procurement Language for Control Systems Version 1.8 Cyber Security Procurement Language for Control Systems Version 1.8 Cyber Security Procurement Language for Control Systems Version 1.8 Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA), Process Control System (PCS), Distributed Control System (DCS), etc. generally refer to the systems which control, monitor, and manage the nation's critical infrastructures such as electric power generators, subway systems, dams, telecommunication systems, natural gas pipelines, and many others. Simply stated, a control system gathers information and then performs a function based on established parameters or information it received. Cyber Security Procurement Language for Control Systems Version 1.8 More Documents & Publications AMI System Security Requirements - v1_01-1

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Departmental Business Instrument Numbering System for Actions Conducted Outside of the Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES)  

Broader source: Directives, Delegations, and Requirements [Office of Management (MA)]

The Order prescribes procedures for assigning identifying numbers to all new business instruments processed outside the Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System. Cancels DOE O 540.1A.

2008-05-23T23:59:59.000Z

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY PROCUREMENT SYSTEM FY 2002 BALANCED SCORECARD :  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

PROCUREMENT & ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT PROCUREMENT & ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT FY 2008 BALANCED SCORECARD PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM National Core Performance Measures Supporting Corporate Management Initiatives January 2008 2 Balanced Scorecard Methodology * The BSC is a structured approach to performance measurement and performance management that links the organization's strategic thinking to the activities necessary to achieve desired results * The BSC is a vehicle for communicating an organization's strategic direction and for measuring achievements towards these predetermined objectives * The BSC clearly establishes linkage between strategic objectives, the measures for determining progress, the stretch targets established, and the focused initiatives needed to move the organization forward to meet those

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Oak Ridge Associated Universities Procurement Questionnaire Applicatio...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

Oak Ridge Associated Universities Procurement Questionnaire Application System Supplier Profile PIA, Oak ridge Operations Office Oak Ridge Associated Universities Procurement...

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State Contracting and Procurement  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

State Contracting and Procurement Registration System (SCPRS) Illustrated User Manual #12;2 State Contracting and Procurement Registration System (SCPRS) Rev. 4/23/09 Copyright © 2008 RFP Depot, LLC dba Bid@bidsync.com Website: http://www.bidsync.com #12;3 State Contracting and Procurement Registration System (SCPRS) Rev. 4

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iManage Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES) PIA, Office of Procurement and Assistance Management  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

MANAGEMENT MANAGEMENT & ADMINISTRATION - STRIPES * Template - January 30,2009, Version 2 Department of Energy Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) Guidance is provided in the template. See DOE Order 206.1, Department of Energy Privacy Program, Appendix A, Privacy Impact Assessments, for requirements and additional guidance for conducting a PIA: http://www.directives.doe.gov/pdfs/doe/doetextlneword/206/o2061.pdf Please complete electronically: no hand-written submissions will be accepted. Module I - Privacy Needs Assessment Date Departmental Element & Site Name of Information System or IT Project Exhibit Project UIO April 21, 2009 Office of the Chief Financial Officer, Office of Corporate Information Systems, CF-40 Germantown, U.S. Department of Energy, DOE Headquarters, Germantown, hosted in the OCIO's Application Hosting Environment (AHE) in the CA-007 server

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FERMILAB PROCUREMENT  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Fermilab Procurement Policy and Procedure Manual Operating Procedures From the Fermilab Procurement Policy and Procedures Manual, p. 55: VENDOR REQUESTS FOR DISPLAY OF PRODUCTS a....

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Contracts and Procurement Procurement Programs  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Contracts and Procurement Procurement Programs OfficeMax Program KTEK Recycled Toner cartridges from KTEK are now the preferred product offered on the CSU contract discount price list

de Lijser, Peter

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Cybersecurity Procurement Language for Energy Delivery (April 2014)  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

To assist with embedding cybersecurity in the procurement of energy delivery systems, this Cybersecurity Procurement Language for Energy Delivery Systems guidance document provides baseline cybersecurity procurement language for use by asset owners, operators, integrators, and suppliers during the procurement process.

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Procurement and Property Management  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Doing Business with... Doing Business with... Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) Procurement and Property Management provides customers with timely, cost-effective procurement and property management services integrated with and supporting the Laboratory's science, technology and cleanup missions in accordance with the prime contract and customer expectations. Services Include: Procurement of high quality supplies and services that meet customer requirements, Identification and control of government property, Maintaining an efficient stores operation, Expeditious shipping, receiving and delivery services. PPM Has Moved! We are located at: 44 Ramsey Road Shirley, NY 11967 Directions Procurement Property Management Purchasing System Approval (pdf) Personal Property Approval (pdf)

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Procurement of a fully licensed radioisotope thermoelectric generator transportation system  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

A fully licensed transportation system for Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generators and Light-Weight Radioisotope Heater Units is currently being designed and built. The system will comply with all applicable U.S. Department of Transportation regulations without the use of a DOE Alternative.'' The U.S. Department of Transportation has special double containment'' requirements for plutonium. The system packaging uses a doubly contained bell jar'' concept. A refrigerated trailer is used for cooling the high-heat payloads. The same packaging is used for both high- and low-heat payloads. The system is scheduled to be available for use by mid-1992.

Adkins, H.E.; Bearden, T.E. (Westinghouse Hanford Company, P.O. Box 1970, N1-42, Richland, Washington 99352 (US))

1991-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Procurement of a fully licensed radioisotope thermoelectric generator transportation system  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

A fully licensed transportation system for Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generators and Light-Weight Radioisotope Heater Units is currently being designed and built. The system will comply with all applicable US Department of Transportation regulations without the use of a DOE Alternative.'' The US Department of Transportation has special double containment'' requirements for plutonium. The system packaging uses a doubly contained bell jar'' concept. A refrigerated trailer is used for cooling the high-heat payloads. The same packaging is used for both high- and low-heat payloads. The system is scheduled to be available for use by mid-1992. 4 refs., 4 figs., 2 tabs.

Adkins, H.E.; Bearden, T.E.

1990-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Contracts and Procurement Procurement Card Program  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Contracts and Procurement Procurement Card Program Rev 6/23/11 PROCUREMENT CARD ONLINE TRAINING will receive notification when your Procurement Card is available for pickup. Contracts and Procurement Use

de Lijser, Peter

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Centralized Procurement Program  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Centralized Procurement Program What's New Who to Contact Current Products BOAs MOC Integrated Team Program Elements Future Products Welcome to the Carlsbad Field Office’s (CBFO) Centralized Procurement Program (CPP) Web Page. The purpose of the Centralized Procurement Program is to provide a standardized, economical system of acquisition and distribution of common or critical transuranic (TRU) waste products. The program is available for use by DOE contractors. The program is designed to allow user sites to procure products manufactured to standardized quality, procurement, and engineering requirements. The WIPP Management & Operation Contractor (MOC), Washington TRU Solutions (WTS), administers the program. WTS is the design authority for all products currently offered in the program.

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China’s Military Representatives: Striving Toward Professional Contracting and Procurement  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Toward Professional Contracting and Procurement Susan M.Summary C hina’s military contracting and procurement systemMRO) system that oversees contracting and procurement under

Puska, Susan M; McReynolds, Joe; Geary, Debra

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Procurement Services | Department of Energy  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

HEADQUARTERS Electronic Business Innovation - The second (2nd) generation of a secure, web-enabled system, the Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES), was...

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Procurement Data Reporting  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES) References: DOE O 540.1B, AL 2010-03, AL 2011-30, Cancellation Notice I. Overview This section provides guidance on...

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Procurement Integrity  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

employment with certain bidders or offerors. This chapter is intended to act as a primer for all DOE employees on issues related to procurement integrity. As such, not all...

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TO: FROM: Procurement Directors  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

POLICY FLASH 2010-28 POLICY FLASH 2010-28 '/ 7- DATE: March 4,20 10 TO: FROM: Procurement Directors Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy, MA-6 1 Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Temporary Waiver of Mandatory Use of the Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES) for Certain Purchase Card Transactions SUMMARY: Several issues have been identified relating to the use of STRIPES for the processing of transactions at or below the micro-purchase threshold of $3,000 using the Government-wide purchase card. These issues relate strictly to the efficient processing of such transactions and not to the ability of STRIPES to properly and accurately process these actions. Based on the above, the mandatory use of STRIPES for individual purchase card transactions

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The Role of Repeated Interactions, Self-Enforcing Agreements and Relational [Sub]Contracting: Evidence from California Highway Procurement Auctions  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Lewis (2009) “Procurement contracting with Time Incentives:Action? Government Contracting and California’s PropositionCivil Constructors Clayborn Contracting Group Parnum Paving

Gil, Ricard; Marion, Justin

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Sustainable Procurement Policy  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Sustainable Procurement Policy #12;2 Sustainable Procurement What is sustainable procurement? "Sustainable procurement is a process whereby organisations meet their needs for goods, services, works to the environment" Procuring the Future (Sustainable Procurement Task Force June 2006) Why is it important

Burton, Geoffrey R.

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Oak Ridge Associated Universities Procurement Questionnaire Application  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Associated Universities Procurement Questionnaire Associated Universities Procurement Questionnaire Application System Supplier Profile PIA, Oak ridge Operations Office Oak Ridge Associated Universities Procurement Questionnaire Application System Supplier Profile PIA, Oak ridge Operations Office Oak Ridge Associated Universities Procurement Questionnaire Application System Supplier Profile PIA, Oak ridge Operations Office Oak Ridge Associated Universities Procurement Questionnaire Application System Supplier Profile PIA, Oak ridge Operations Office More Documents & Publications Occupational Medical Surveillance System (OMSS) PIA, Idaho National Laboratory Occupational Medicine - Assistant PIA, Idaho National Laboratory ORO Verification of Employment Tracking System(VETS) PIA, Oak ridge Operations Office

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Procurement | Argonne National Laboratory  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Video "Doing business with Argonne and Fermi national labs" - Aug. 21, 2013 Procurement Argonne spends approximately 300,000,000 annually through procurements to a diverse group...

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Procurement Integrity Brochure What is Procurement Integrity...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

involved in agency procurements and contracts. This brochure is intended to act as a primer for all DOE employees on issues related to procurement integrity. As such, not all...

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Solar Utility Procurement Specialist  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

Alternate Title(s):Renewable Energy Procurement Associate; Renewable Energy Transactions Specialist;

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Contracts and Procurement Procurement Card Program  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Contracts and Procurement Procurement Card Program Cardholder Training Presented by Michael Pruitt process time · Legal Reference and Authority ­ California State University Policy Manual for Contracting and Maintenance Agreements · Purchases requiring a contract with an authorized signature · Narcotics

de Lijser, Peter

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Procurement .:. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

3/18/13 3/18/13 Green Resources sustainLBL EPA Recycled Products Biobased Products Energy Star Electronic Product Environmental Assessment (EPEAT) FEMP Products WaterSense Products DOE EPP Visit to LBNL FedCenter Buy Green StopWaste.Org Designated Green Products What is Green Purchasing Anyway? Buy Green Earth Day Slide Helpful Links Bargains (GSA, U.C., Excess) Berkeley Lab Prime Contract Extended Term PO List Extended Term PO List (PeopleSoft Query) Copiers Federal Business Opportunities FedEx / LBNL Shipping / Point and Ship Procurement How To Guide Procurement Step-by-Step User Guide Repairs Restricted Items Search LBNL CFO/Procurement Business Information System for Award Management (SAM) (Business size/type, Debarred status) SBA's Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS) (scroll down to "Searching for a specific profile" to enter a company name)

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Procurement | Argonne National Laboratory  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Procurement More than 150 attend second joint Argonne-Fermilab small business fairSeptember 2, 2014 On Thursday, Aug. 28, Illinois' two national laboratories - Argonne and Fermi...

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The Role of Repeated Interactions, Self-Enforcing Agreements and Relational [Sub]Contracting: Evidence from California Highway Procurement Auctions  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

industries such as oil drilling (Corts and Singh (2004)),interactions for oil well drilling in Texas. stock of prior

Gil, Ricard; Marion, Justin

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Role of Repeated Interactions, Self-Enforcing Agreements and Relational [Sub]Contracting: Evidence from California Highway Procurement Auctions  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

industries such as oil drilling (Corts and Singh (2004)),interactions for oil well drilling in Texas. contracts are

Gil, Ricard; Marion, Justin

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Plan  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Renewables Portfolio Standard Procurement Plan November 2013 Roseville Electric 2090 Hilltop Circle Council will deliberate in public on the RPS Procurement Plan. Information distributed to the City Council regarding Roseville's renewable energy resources procurement status and future plans for consideration

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CONTRACTS AND PROCUREMENT OPERATIONS MANUAL  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

CONTRACTS AND PROCUREMENT OPERATIONS MANUAL California State University, Fullerton Division University, Fullerton Contracts and Procurement P a g e | 1 Table of Contents ALPHABETICAL INDEX OF TERMS.........................................................................................................................14 CONTRACTS AND PROCUREMENT OPERATIONS

de Lijser, Peter

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Procurement and Property Management  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Definition of a Small Business (NAICS codes) Definition of a Small Business (NAICS codes) and Small Business Types Small Business & NAICS codes A small business, including its affiliates, is one that is independently owned and operated, not dominant in the field of operation in which it is bidding on government contracts, and qualified as a small business under the criteria in 13 CFR part 121, and NAICS size standards. The North American Industrial Classification System or NAICS codes determine whether a business is considered small by their industry code. These codes pertain to the size of the firm and not the value of the procurement. The standards are set by either the number of employees or by the average annual sales over a three-year period. Click here to look up your NAICS code. Click here to look up the size standard for that NAICS Code.

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Procurement Data Reporting  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

6 (April 2012) 6 (April 2012) 1 Assigning Identifying Numbers Outside of the Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES) [References: DOE O 540.1B, AL 2010-03, AL 2011-30, Cancellation Notice] I. Overview This section provides guidance on the DOE's procedures for assigning identifying numbers to all new requisitions, solicitations and business instruments processed outside of STRIPES. This Guide Chapter does not apply to instrument numbers issued and business instruments awarded prior to the deployment of STRIPES at the DOE. II. Definitions "Business instrument" means a legal document resulting from a requisition or solicitation that defines an agreement between the DOE and a company, individual, another Government agency, or public or private institution. Business instruments include DOE

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Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Contracts and Performance  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Contracts and Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Contracts and Performance Guarantees Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Contracts and Performance Guarantees October 16, 2013 - 5:03pm Addthis Engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contracts with long-term performance guarantees are becoming increasingly popular for some renewable energy technologies, such as commercial-scale photovoltaics systems. EPC contracts give the owner unprecedented assurance that the system will provide the long-term energy benefits advertised without wasting time and money with the architectural and engineering (A&E) firm or expensive change orders. These performance guarantees cover the entire installation and go way beyond manufacturer warranties that only cover specific parts and not

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Historical Procurement Information  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

Use the documents on this page to learn more about historically procured goods and services in various industry sectors at the Department of Energy. Note - historical means what the Department has...

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Clean Energy Procurement | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Clean Energy Procurement Clean Energy Procurement Clean Energy Procurement < Back Eligibility State Government Savings Category Bioenergy Solar Buying & Making Electricity Wind Program Info State Maryland Program Type Green Power Purchasing Provider Maryland Department of General Services Maryland's Governor issued an executive order on March 13, 2001 calling for at least 6% of the electricity consumed by state-owned facilities to be generated from "green" energy sources, such as wind, solar, landfill gas, and other biomass resources. The order specifies that no more than 50% of the power procured to meet the requirement come from municipal solid waste facilities. Subsequently in 2009 the state embarked upon an initiative with the University System of Maryland, termed "Clean Energy Horizons", to contract

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Procurement .:. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Fiscal Close Forms: By Group Forms: Full Listing Glossary OCFO EH&S OCFO HR OCFO Home Signature Authority Training ---------------------------------- UCOP University of California DOE CFO U.S. Department of Energy --------------------------------- Cost Accounting Standards DOE Accounting Handbook Federal Accounting Standards Generally Accepted Accounting Principles OMB Circular Regulations & Procedures Manual (RPM) UC Accounting Manual UC/DOE Prime Contract (Contract 31) Fiscal Close Forms: By Group Forms: Full Listing Glossary OCFO EH&S OCFO HR OCFO Home Signature Authority Training ---------------------------------- UCOP University of California DOE CFO U.S. Department of Energy --------------------------------- Cost Accounting Standards DOE Accounting Handbook Federal Accounting Standards Generally Accepted Accounting Principles OMB Circular Regulations & Procedures Manual (RPM) UC Accounting Manual UC/DOE Prime Contract (Contract 31) CFO Departments: Budget Office Business Systems Analysis Conference Services Controller's Office Field Operations Management Financial Policy & Training Procurement & Property Office of Sponsored Projects & Industry Partnerships Travel Office Procurement Google Search:

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EM Major Procurements | Department of Energy  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

Major Procurements EM Major Procurements Following is a listing of major procurement actions currently being competed by the Office of Environmental Management. Information...

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TO: FROM: Procurement Directors  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

b b POLICY FLASH 2010-42 . DATE: April 8,20 10 TO: FROM: Procurement Directors Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy, MA-6 1 Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Use of New Strategically Sourced Blanket Purchase Agreement for Domestic Delivery Services with United Parcel Service SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE) is participating as an authorized user of the second generation General Services Administration (GSA) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) GS-33F-BQV08 for Express and Ground Domestic Delivery Services (DDS2) in the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico. DDS2 is a full service Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative (FSSI) solution providing agencies with a range of delivery options as well as

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Procurement Directors DATE: TO:  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

18 18 1 POLICY FLASH 2008-1 8 January 29,2008 Procurement Directors DATE: TO: FROM: Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy, MA-6 1 Ofice of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Federal Acquisition Circular 2008-18 SUMMARY: The General Services Administration has issued Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-23. This Circular can be found at page 732 14 of the December 26,2007 Federal Register. The Circular covers three subjects for which interim or final rules have been issued amending the Federal Acquisition Regulation. A description of each revision is contained in the attachment. None of these necessitates a revision of the DEAR. One of the revisions dealing with the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) replaces

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Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs Procurement Card Revision Request Use this form Date Contracts and Procurement Use Only Completed by: Pcard #: Completed Date: Return completed form to: Contracts and Procurement, CP300

de Lijser, Peter

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Procurement | National Nuclear Security Administration  

National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)

is published for planning purposes only. Procurement Information Forecast Contracting Opportunities Related Topics apm acquisition contracting small business Related...

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EWONAP Procurement Fundamentals  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

HUD's Eastern Woodlands Office of Native American Programs in collaboration with the Seminole Tribe of Florida Native Learning Center invites you to attend the Procurement Fundamentals training instructed by Vince Franco, Compliance & Resource Development Director of the Native Learning Center in Atlanta, Georgia on September 8-9, 2014.

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Procurement | National Nuclear Security Administration  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Procurement | National Nuclear Security Administration Procurement | National Nuclear Security Administration Our Mission Managing the Stockpile Preventing Proliferation Powering the Nuclear Navy Emergency Response Recapitalizing Our Infrastructure Continuing Management Reform Countering Nuclear Terrorism About Us Our Programs Our History Who We Are Our Leadership Our Locations Budget Our Operations Media Room Congressional Testimony Fact Sheets Newsletters Press Releases Speeches Events Social Media Video Gallery Photo Gallery NNSA Archive Federal Employment Apply for Our Jobs Our Jobs Working at NNSA Blog Procurement Home > About Us > Our Operations > Acquisition and Project Management > Small Business > Procurement Procurement NNSA's Small Business program serves as the Info-structure through which NNSA effectively disseminates information regarding our small business

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Interaction of "rigid" quantum systems  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

We introduce the notion of a "rigid" quantum system as a system with constant relative positions of its nuclei and constant relative distribution of the electrons with respect to the nuclei. In accordance with this definition, a molecule which does not interact with other objects, is a "rigid" quantum system. Molecule is also "rigid" if it interacts with other objects, but the interaction does not change the intrinsic structure of the molecule (or this change can be neglected). Several "rigid" quantum systems interact one with another in the quantum manner. The interaction is ruled by the Schr{\\"o}dinger equation [1] written for all the particles of the systems under consideration. We consider the case when the external potential is zero.

A. A. Kolpakov; A. G. Kolpakov

2013-01-03T23:59:59.000Z

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Strategic Freight Transportation Contract Procurement  

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Based Procurement for Transportation Services, Journal ofCoia, A. , Evolving transportation exchanges, World trade,an Auction Based Transportation Marketplace, Transportation

Nandiraju, Srinivas

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Procurement and Property Management  

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Certificate of Current Cost or Pricing Data Certificate of Current Cost or Pricing Data This is to certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the cost or pricing data (as defined in section 15.401 of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and required under FAR subsection 15.403-4) submitted, either actually or by specific identification in writing, to Brookhaven's Procurement and Property Management in support of * are accurate, complete, and current as of *. This certification includes the cost or pricing data supporting any advance agreements and forward pricing rate agreements between the offeror and Brookhaven or the Government that are part of the proposal. Firm: ____________________________________________ Signature: ____________________________________________ Name: ____________________________________________

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Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs  

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Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs Department Pcard Application Use this form Return the completed application to Contracts and Procurement, CP300. Contact pcard@fullerton.edu with any questions. Contracts and Procurement Use Only Processed by: Card #: Process

de Lijser, Peter

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Procurement revisions save money, increase efficiency  

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Entergy Corp.-the New Orleans-based utility holding company-is applying lessons learned in procurement reorganization to streamline other areas of the company. Utilities willing to retool their procurement organizations and try new approaches to management can also reap benefits. Entergy Operations Inc. saved approximately $10 million in 1991 in personnel, system-wide contracts and combined purchasing. For 1992, EOI expects to show savings of $20 million, significantly better than original projections. EOI estimates that it has been able to avoid an additional $10 million in inventory expenditures. Entergy Corp. has put what its learned to work in other areas. Functional restructuring that formed Entergy Operations was expanded in 1991 with formation of three other company teams: Distribution and Customer Services, Generation and Transmission and Entergy Business Support. Each of these has also already begun to show significant benefits. A utility need not be a large multistate holding company with multiple nuclear plants in order to profit from Entergy's experiences. The key is to recognize the potential benefits of functional reorganization, and to approach the process in a timely, disciplined manner, while ensuring total buy-in from local/site management. Above all, utilities must be willing to try new approaches. Many utilities still independently organize procurement and materials management functions around individual plants and business units. Further, utilities may still approach procurement and materials management as two separate processes. Significant benefits can be gained by implementing a consolidated, information-driven approach to procurement and materials management. Overcoming turf issues and managing the change in thinking can be a real challenge. The chances for success are greatly improved by carefully organizing the redesign with an information-driven approach and shared performance measures.

Morehead, R.D.

1993-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs  

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Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs Procurement Card Application Use this form the completed application to Contracts and Procurement, CP300. Contact pcard@fullerton.edu with any questions. Contracts and Procurement Use Only Processed by: Card #: Process Application Chart

de Lijser, Peter

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Procurement Information by Location | Department of Energy  

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Procurement Information by Location Procurement Information by Location Procurement Information by Location As part of our Small Business Opportunity Tool, we are offering information about historical procurement by location. Find historical procurement data by state - check out the list of states below, and click on the state's name to learn more about their current programs and past procurement needs. Click on the state to learn more about our current procurement activity: California Colorado District of Columbia Georgia Idaho Illinois Iowa Louisana Maryland Missouri Nevada New Jersey New Mexico New York Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania South Carolina Tennessee Texas Virginia West Virginia Washington Wyoming

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FAR Card: Buyers and Procurement Officials  

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Buyers and procurement officials Buyers and procurement officials Buyers and procurement officials You've been told: You've been told: "This isn't the product I want." "This isn't the product I want." Buyers and procurement officials You've been told: "This isn't the product I want." Buyers and procurement officials You've been told: "This isn't the product I want." Buyers and procurement officials You've been told: "This isn't the product I want." Buyers and procurement officials You've been told: "This isn't the product I want." Buyers and procurement officials You've been told: "This isn't the product I want." Buyers and procurement officials You've been told: "This isn't the product I want." Buyers and procurement officials

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ENG-Canada-USA Government Procurement (clean 11 Feb 2010 printed...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

ENG-Canada-USA Government Procurement (clean 11 Feb 2010 printed) More Documents & Publications DOE F 551.1 hdhydrogen2007.xls Energy Storage Systems 2010 Update Conference...

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Monitoring and evaluation of green public procurement programs  

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Effective procurement policies can help governments save considerable amounts of money while also reducing energy consumption. Additionally, private sector companies which purchase large numbers of energy-consuming devices can benefit from procurement policies that minimize life-cycle energy costs. Both public and private procurement programs offer opportunities to generate market-transforming demand for energy efficient appliances and lighting fixtures. In recent years, several governments have implemented policies to procure energy efficient products and services. When deploying these policies, efforts have focused on developing resources for implementation (guidelines, energy efficiency specifications for tenders, life cycle costing tools, training, etc.) rather than defining monitoring systems to track progress against the set objectives. Implementation resources are necessary to make effective policies; however, developing Monitoring and Evaluation (M and E) mechanisms are critical to ensure that the policies are effective. The purpose of this article is to provide policy makers and procurement officials with a preliminary map of existing approaches and key components to monitor Energy Efficient Procurement (EEP) programs in order to contribute to the improvement of their own systems. Case studies are used throughout the paper to illustrate promising approaches to improve the M and E of EEP programs, from the definition of the system or data collection to complementary instruments to improve both the monitoring response and program results.

Adell, Aure [Ecoinstitut, Barcelona (Spain)] [Ecoinstitut, Barcelona (Spain); Schaefer, Bettina [Ecoinstitut, Barcelona (Spain)] [Ecoinstitut, Barcelona (Spain); Ravi, Kavita [US Department of Energy, Washington, DC (United States)] [US Department of Energy, Washington, DC (United States); Corry, Jenny [Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program (United States)] [Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program (United States)

2013-10-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Question 2: Gas procurement strategy  

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This article is a collection of responses from natural gas distribution company representatives to questions on how the start-up of the natural gas futures market has changed gas procurement strategies, identification of procurement problems related to pipeline capacity, deliverability, or pregranted abandonment of firm transportation, the competition of separate utility subsidiaries with brokers, marketers, and other gas suppliers who sell gas to large-volume industrial or other 'noncore' customers.

Carrigg, J.A.; Crespo, J.R.; Davis, E.B. Jr.; Farman, R.D.; Green, R.C. Jr.; Hale, R.W.; Howard, J.J.; McCormick, W.T. Jr.; Page, T.A.; Ryan, W.F.; Schrader, T.F.; Schuchart, J.A.; Smith, J.F.; Stys, R.D.; Thorpe, J.A.

1990-10-25T23:59:59.000Z

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Procurement and Property Management  

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Mission Statement & Supplier Strategy Mission Statement & Supplier Strategy Brookhaven Science Associates (BSA)/Brookhaven National Laboratory's (BNL) broad mission is to produce excellent science in a safe, environmentally sound manner. Small Business Program Mission Statement: The Small Business Program is designed to serve as the advocate and point of contact for small business concerns (consisting of Small; Small disadvantaged; Small women owned; Small Business Administration certified HUB-Zone; Small veteran-owned, and Small service disabled veteran-owned businesses) who are seeking contracting opportunities at BSA. The Small Business Program's primary mission is the connect responsible and reliable small business concerns, who can meet the needs of the Laboratory by offering high quality goods or services, on time, and at a fair an reasonable price with the procurement specialists at BSA. The program will strive to enhance the small business community by supporting recognized superior performers and offering guidance and support to help grow the small business concerns that meet our needs.

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Procuring Solar Energy Guide Contacts | Department of Energy  

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

Procuring Solar Energy Guide Contacts Procuring Solar Energy Guide Contacts Contact information for the Procuring Solar Energy: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers is...

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ADMINISTRATIVE RECORDS SCHEDULE 3: PROCUREMENT, SUPPLY, AND GRANT...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

3: PROCUREMENT, SUPPLY, AND GRANT RECORDS ADMINISTRATIVE RECORDS SCHEDULE 3: PROCUREMENT, SUPPLY, AND GRANT RECORDS The basic procurement files reflect a considerable range of...

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Alternative Fuels Data Center: Biofuels Procurement Preference  

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

Biofuels Procurement Biofuels Procurement Preference to someone by E-mail Share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Biofuels Procurement Preference on Facebook Tweet about Alternative Fuels Data Center: Biofuels Procurement Preference on Twitter Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Biofuels Procurement Preference on Google Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Biofuels Procurement Preference on Delicious Rank Alternative Fuels Data Center: Biofuels Procurement Preference on Digg Find More places to share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Biofuels Procurement Preference on AddThis.com... More in this section... Federal State Advanced Search All Laws & Incentives Sorted by Type Biofuels Procurement Preference State and county agency contracts awarded for the purchase of diesel fuel must give preference to bids for biofuels or blends of biofuel and

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Interactive Synthesis of Cascade Refrigeration Systems  

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Interactive Synthesis of Cascade Refrigeration Systems ... Current Status and Perspectives of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Plant Design ...

Wai Biu Cheng; Richard S. H. Mah

1980-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Long Term Supply Agreements And Their Role in the Wood Procurement and Supply  

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Long Term Supply Agreements And Their Role in the Wood Procurement and Supply System #12;Page 2 Agenda · Introduction · Traditional and Current Wood Procurement Systems. · Structure and Characteristics of the Wood Supply Chain. · Long Term Supply Agreements · Integrating Supply Agreements into an overall

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FYE 2014 Training Contracting and Procurement  

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FYE 2014 Training Contracting and Procurement Services #12;Contracting and Procurement Services Contracts Officer Paul Thomas Contracts Associate Bryanne Grafton Contract Specialist Hanna Emerson Student Employee Rafia Imran Contracts Officer Stacey Balenger Contracts Officer Martha Kierstead Contracts Officer

Caughman, John

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Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs  

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Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs OfficeMax Revision Request Use this form to make or Designee Print Name Title Signature Date Contracts: Contracts and Procurement, CP300 Please contact officemax

de Lijser, Peter

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Procuring Architectural and Engineering Services for Energy Efficiency...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Procuring Architectural and Engineering Services for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Procuring Architectural and Engineering Services for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability...

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Procurement Division | Princeton Plasma Physics Lab  

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Procurement Division Introduction Technology Transfer Furth Plasma Physics Library Contact Us Lab Leadership Directory Careers Human Resources Environment, Safety & Health...

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Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs  

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Contracts and Procurement eBusiness Programs OfficeMax Application Use this form to request the completed application to Contracts and Procurement, CP300. Contact officemax@fullerton.edu with any questions. Contracts and Procurement Use Only Processed by: Process Application

de Lijser, Peter

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Interaction and audience analysis in interactive digital TV systems  

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This paper proposes and compares two approaches for data capture to support the analysis of user interaction and audience measurement in Interactive digital TV (IDTV) systems. The first approach relies on the development of extensions to existent standards ... Keywords: TV digital, audi?ncia, ginga, intera??o, medi??o

Samuel da Costa Alves Basilio; Marcelo Ferreira Moreno; Eduardo Barrére

2012-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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ONAP/NLC Procurement Fundamentals  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's Eastern Woodlands Office of Native Americans Programs, in collaboration with the Seminole Tribe of Florida Native Learning Center, is hosting a free Procurement Fundamentals training instructed by Vince Franco, Compliance & Resource Director of the Native Learning Center.

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Disordered electron systems with Hubbard interaction  

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A Hubbard system in the presence of disorder is considered. This extreme-short-range-force case is explicitly shown to behave as the ordinary short-range-force case of disordered interacting electron systems previously considered.

C. Castellani; C. Di Castro; M. Grilli

1986-10-15T23:59:59.000Z

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ESPC ENABLE Procurement Process | Department of Energy  

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Procurement Process Procurement Process ESPC ENABLE Procurement Process October 7, 2013 - 2:12pm Addthis Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC) ENABLE's streamlined five-phase procurement process uses General Services Administration (GSA) Award Schedule 84, SIN 246-53 as the procurement vehicle to award projects. The Schedule allows Federal customers to quickly and easily select a qualified contractor to perform an investment grade audit and ultimately develop and install the project. The Schedule also distinguishes vendors that hold small business designations, allowing customers to execute small business set asides if included in their acquisition planning strategy. The ESPC ENABLE process conforms with all applicable ESPC laws and regulations and follows a straightforward procurement process that includes

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Usability in Government Systems: User Experience Design for Citizens and Public Servants, 1st edition  

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As a usability specialist or interaction designer working with the government, or as a government or contractor professional involved in specifying, procuring, or managing system development, you need this book. Editors Elizabeth Buie and Dianne Murray ...

Elizabeth Buie; Dianne Murray

2012-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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MEMORANDUM FOR FEDERAL PROCUREMENT DIRECTORS FROM: DIRECTOR  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

2009 2009 MEMORANDUM FOR FEDERAL PROCUREMENT DIRECTORS FROM: DIRECTOR OFFICE OF PROCUREMENT AND ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT SUBJECT: Changes to the Balanced Scorecard Program The Balanced Scorecard (BSC) performance management methodology has played a significant role in helping the Office of Procurement and Assistance Management assess the performance of the Department's Federal procurement offices and the purchasing organizations of its major site and facility contractors. This methodology provides the conceptual framework for creating, communicating, collecting and arraying performance objectives, measures, targets, and initiatives. Over the years, we have used the BSC assessment results to identify and monitor desired organizational changes, to expose problem areas needing management attention, to

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Renewable Power Procurement Policy | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Power Procurement Policy Power Procurement Policy Renewable Power Procurement Policy < Back Eligibility State Government Savings Category Bioenergy Alternative Fuel Vehicles Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Buying & Making Electricity Solar Water Wind Program Info State New York Program Type Green Power Purchasing Provider New York State Energy Research and Development Authority New York Governor George Pataki signed Executive Order No. 111 to promote "Green and Clean" State Buildings and Vehicles on June 10, 2001. The renewable-power procurement component of this order commits the state government to purchase a portion of its electric power from renewable energy resources -- at least 10% from resources such as wind, solar thermal, photovoltaics (solar electric), sustainably managed biomass,

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Supervising Procurement Specialist | Princeton Plasma Physics...  

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a staff of Procurement Specialists whose primary role is planning, scheduling, and contracting for materials including but not limited to: components, assembly parts, supplies,...

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DOE - RL Contracts/Procurements - Hanford Site  

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Home Prime Contracts Current Solicitations Small Business Other Sources DOE RL Contracting Officers DOE RL Contracting Officer Representatives DOE - RL ContractsProcurements...

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DOE - ORP Contracts/Procurements - Hanford Site  

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Procurements Home DOE-ORP Contract Management Plans DOE-ORP Prime Contracts DOE-ORP Contracting Officers DOE ORP Contracting Officer Representatives DOE ORP Purchase Card Buyers...

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TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: ...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

2 DATE: June 17, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Acquisition and Project Management...

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Procurement Division Introduction | Princeton Plasma Physics...  

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Technology Transfer Furth Plasma Physics Library Procurement Division Introduction The Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) is operated by Princeton University under...

90

Building interactive systems using unconventional electronics  

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Many interactive systems use "conventional" silicon- based sensors and electronics that limit their functionality and scalability. Organic, amorphous inorganic, and other "unconventional" electronics are ideal for applications that require mechanical ... Keywords: fabrication, large-area, organic light- emitting diode, piezoelectric

John Sarik; Ioannis Kymissis

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Handbook for preparation of Individual Procurement Action Report  

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The Procurement and Assistance Data System (PADS) provides a mechanism for collecting, assembling, organizing, and presenting acquisition and assistance data for the Department of Energy (DOE). This handbook and associated documents establish a uniform system to report acquisition/assistance data to PADS for the collection, processing, and dissemination of official statistical data on the Department`s acquisition and assistance actions. The data provides, based on information available at the time of request, a basis for any recurring and special reports to the senior procurement executive, Congress, General Accounting Office (GAO), Federal executive agencies, Office of management and Budget (OMB), and the general public. It provides information for measuring and assessing the extent to which small business firms and small disadvantages business enterprises are sharing in DOE placement, and for other acquisition and assistance policy and management control purposes. The Handbook for the Preparation of the Individual Procurement Action Report (IPAR) has been designed in two sections; Procurement and Financial Assistance to support the individual forms.

NONE

1996-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Procurement  

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Forms Forms Acquiring Locks and Tags Activity Specific Electrical Worker Qualification Authorized Worker Requirements Checklist for Insulating Rubber Gloves Competent Person Designation Confined Space Entry Construction Supervisor Safety Inspection Checklist Contractor Environment Safety and Health Manual Contractor Nonconformance Report Controlling Organization Lockout Tag Out Process Criteria for Proceeding with Verbal Authorization Only Daily Excavations/Trenches Safety Inspection Checklist and Inspection Log Decision Chart Electrical Energized Work Permit Excavation Detail Sketch Exceptions to Lockout/Tagout Requirements Federal and State Medical Surveillance Requirements Hazardous Energy Isolation Practices Hazards Analysis Process HESP Arc Flash Calculator Hoisting and Rigging Manual

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OFFICE OF PROCUREMENT & ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

PROCUREMENT & ASSISTANCE PROCUREMENT & ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT INHERENTLY GOVERNMENTAL AND COMMERCIAL ACTIVITIES (IGCA) INVENTORY GUIDANCE Name Date Tel E-Mail Created by: Dennis O'Brien 1/30/2009 202-287-1826 Dennis.O'Brien@hq.doe.gov Modified by: Table of Contents Table of Contents.........................................................................................1 Summary......................................................................................................2 Guide to Inventory Submission ....................................................................4 DOE Function Codes.......................................................................................... 5 Function Code Taxonomy:..................................................................................................

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Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. Meet/Match Procurement...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. MeetMatch Procurement Forum Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. MeetMatch Procurement Forum Presented by Congresswoman Sheila...

95

DOE Head Contracting Authority (HCA) and Procurement Director...  

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

DOE Head Contracting Authority (HCA) and Procurement Director (PD) Directory DOE Head Contracting Authority (HCA) and Procurement Director (PD) Directory HCA and PD List Sept 23...

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TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

4 DATE: July 7, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Procurement and...

97

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

0 DATE: May 30, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Procurement and...

98

Procuring Solar for Federal Facilities | Department of Energy  

Energy Savers [EERE]

Facilities Procuring Solar Energy: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers is a Web guide for federal site managers, site contractors, and procurement specialists to help...

99

Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal...  

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

Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers This...

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Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal...  

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

Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Decision Makers Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Decision Makers Download presentation...

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101

Alternative Fuels Data Center: Passenger Vehicle Procurement Requirements  

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

Passenger Vehicle Passenger Vehicle Procurement Requirements to someone by E-mail Share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Passenger Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Facebook Tweet about Alternative Fuels Data Center: Passenger Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Twitter Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Passenger Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Google Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Passenger Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Delicious Rank Alternative Fuels Data Center: Passenger Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Digg Find More places to share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Passenger Vehicle Procurement Requirements on AddThis.com... More in this section... Federal State Advanced Search All Laws & Incentives Sorted by Type Passenger Vehicle Procurement Requirements

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Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products  

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Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products Speaker(s): Christopher Payne Date: April 2, 2010 - 12:00pm Location: 90-3122 The US federal government is the largest volume buyer of energy-consuming products in the world. By procuring energy-efficient products, federal buyers can reduce energy consumption and achieve cost savings. The aggregate effect of these purchasing decisions is enormous. In addition to improving the federal government's energy performance, federal procurement of energy-efficient products can also have an impact on the world-wide market. By setting a clear standard for energy performance, federal procurement requirements can shift the market toward greater production of energy-efficient products. That, in turn, improves availability and reduces

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Procurement and Acquisition | Department of Energy  

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Procurement and Acquisition Procurement and Acquisition Procurement and Acquisition Doing Business With the U.S. Department of Energy Welcome to the Department of Energy's Acquisition homepage. The Office of Procurement and Acquisition Management (OPAM) is responsible for all contracting, financial assistance and related activities to fulfill the Department's multitude of missions through its business relationships. As the business organization of the Department, OPAM develops and supports the policies, procedures and procurement operational elements. We hope that you find the information you're looking for but, if not, please call 202/287-1310 and we'll be glad to assist you. The links below provide additional detail on our policies, procedures and operations. The Office

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Magnetoelastic Interactions in Ionic ?-Electron Systems: Magnetogyration  

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The alkali hyperoxides A O2 exhibit elastic and magnetic interactions due to the nature of the diatomic molecule ion O2-. These anion sublattices represent simple magnetic spin-½ systems. In contrast to 3d- or 4f-electron systems, where magnetoelastic interactions induce magnetostriction, the (2p)?-electron system KO2 exhibits magnetogyration. A crystallographic phase transition involving a considerable change in the molecular orientation can be induced by an applied magnetic field. A theoretical model based on the exchange modulation produced by this reorientation describes the salient features.

M. A. Bösch; M. E. Lines; M. Labhart

1980-07-14T23:59:59.000Z

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

7 7 DATE: April 24, 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Acquisition Guide Chapter 4.6 - Assigning Identifying Numbers Outside of the Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES) SUMMARY: The subject guide chapter provides guidance on the DOE's procedures for assigning identifying numbers to all new requisitions, solicitations and business instruments processed outside of STRIPES. This Guide Chapter does not apply to instrument numbers issued and business instruments awarded prior to the deployment of STRIPES at the DOE. The guidance in this Flash will be available online at the following website:

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY ANNUAL PROCUREMENT AND FINANCIAL  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

ANNUAL PROCUREMENT AND FINANCIAL ANNUAL PROCUREMENT AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE REPORT FY 2001 TABLE OF CONTENTS PAGE NUMBER 1. INTRODUCTION 1 2. SUMMARY 2 3. HIGHLIGHTS OF FISCAL YEAR 2001 3 4. PROCUREMENT ACTIVITY a. OBLIGATIONS 1. OBLIGATIONS TO FACILITIES MANAGEMENT 4 CONTRACTS 2. OBLIGATIONS TO NON-FACILITIES 6 MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS 3. NON-FACILITIES MANAGEMENT CONTRACT 7 ACTIONS AND OBLIGATIONS 4. GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF 8 OBLIGATIONS TO NON-FACILITIES MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS 5. TOP 100 CONTRACTORS (EXCLUDES 11 FACILITIES MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS) b. ACTIVE CONTRACTS 1. MAJOR AWARDING OFFICES 16 2. GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF TOTAL 18 AWARD VALUE FOR ACTIVE NON-FACILITIES

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

6 6 DATE: April 14, 2011 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: DOE 2011 Continuity of Operations (COOP) Awareness Briefing Available to Contractors SUMMARY: For each contract requiring or involving responsibility for work or operations at DOE/NNSA sites or facilities that support or perform essential functions/activities that directly support National Essential Functions (NEF), Mission Essential Functions (MEF), Primary Mission Essential Functions (PMEF), or Essential Supporting Activities (ESA) the Contractor Requirements Document (CRD) DOE Order 150.1, Continuity Programs, sets forth the contractor responsibility for a Continuity of

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Alternative Fuels Data Center: Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Procurement  

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

Alternative Fuel Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Procurement Preference to someone by E-mail Share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Procurement Preference on Facebook Tweet about Alternative Fuels Data Center: Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Procurement Preference on Twitter Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Procurement Preference on Google Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Procurement Preference on Delicious Rank Alternative Fuels Data Center: Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Procurement Preference on Digg Find More places to share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Procurement Preference on AddThis.com... More in this section... Federal State Advanced Search

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Federal Energy Management Program: Energy-Efficient Product Procurement  

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Energy-Efficient Energy-Efficient Product Procurement to someone by E-mail Share Federal Energy Management Program: Energy-Efficient Product Procurement on Facebook Tweet about Federal Energy Management Program: Energy-Efficient Product Procurement on Twitter Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Energy-Efficient Product Procurement on Google Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Energy-Efficient Product Procurement on Delicious Rank Federal Energy Management Program: Energy-Efficient Product Procurement on Digg Find More places to share Federal Energy Management Program: Energy-Efficient Product Procurement on AddThis.com... Energy-Efficient Products Federal Requirements Covered Product Categories Product Designation Process Low Standby Power Energy & Cost Savings Calculators

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RENEWABLES PORTFOLIO STANDARD 2005 PROCUREMENT VERIFICATION  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

CALIFORNIA ENERGY COMMISSION RENEWABLES PORTFOLIO STANDARD 2005 PROCUREMENT VERIFICATION RENEWABLES COMMITTEE John L. Geesman Presiding Member Jackalyne Pfannenstiel Associate Member B.B. Blevins Executive Director Jason Orta Heather Raitt Principal Authors Mark Hutchison Manager RENEWABLE ENERGY OFFICE

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Surveillance Guides - QAS 2.3 Procurement  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

2.3 NQA-1-1989, Quality Assurance Program Requirements for Nuclear Facilities 2.4 ANSIASME N45.2.13, Quality Assurance Requirements for Control of Procurement of Items and...

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SREC Procurement Program (Delaware) | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

SREC Procurement Program (Delaware) SREC Procurement Program (Delaware) SREC Procurement Program (Delaware) < Back Eligibility Agricultural Commercial Industrial Institutional Local Government Nonprofit Residential Schools Utility Savings Category Solar Buying & Making Electricity Program Info Start Date 04/02/2012 State Delaware Program Type Performance-Based Incentive Provider Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility '''''Note: The SREC procurement program will accept applications from March 25 to April 12, 2013. The summary below is intended to reflect the 2013 program as described in the [http://depsc.delaware.gov/electric/12-526%20Staff%20Report.pdf Public Service Commission Staff Report] and [http://depsc.delaware.gov/orders/8281.pdf Order No. 8281]. More information on bid requirements, the application process and payments

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Whole Building Performance-Based Procurement Training  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Whole Building Performance-Based Whole Building Performance-Based Procurement Training TDM - Shalon Brown (BTO) Shanti Pless National Renewable Energy Laboratory Shanti.Pless@nrel.gov 303-384-6365 April 4, 2013 2 | Building Technologies Office eere.energy.gov Project Definition Replicating NREL/DOE procurement process successes in reaching 50% building energy savings at typical construction costs, by: - Creating a how-to guide that outlines the entire acquisition process, including: setting a building energy requirement, project

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Foundation of Hydrodynamics of Strongly Interacting Systems  

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Hydrodynamics and quantum mechanics have many elements in common, as the density field and velocity fields are common variables that can be constructed in both descriptions. Starting with the Schroedinger equation and the Klein-Gordon for a single particle in hydrodynamical form, we examine the basic assumptions under which a quantum system of particles interacting through their mean fields can be described by hydrodynamics.

Cheuk-Yin Wong

2014-04-03T23:59:59.000Z

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Federal Energy Management Program: ESPC ENABLE Procurement Process  

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Procurement Process to someone by E-mail Procurement Process to someone by E-mail Share Federal Energy Management Program: ESPC ENABLE Procurement Process on Facebook Tweet about Federal Energy Management Program: ESPC ENABLE Procurement Process on Twitter Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: ESPC ENABLE Procurement Process on Google Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: ESPC ENABLE Procurement Process on Delicious Rank Federal Energy Management Program: ESPC ENABLE Procurement Process on Digg Find More places to share Federal Energy Management Program: ESPC ENABLE Procurement Process on AddThis.com... Energy Savings Performance Contracts ENABLE Procurement Process Energy Service Company Options Project Assistance & Training Utility Energy Service Contracts On-Site Renewable Power Purchase Agreements

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Alternative Fuels Data Center: Fleet Vehicle Procurement Requirements  

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

Fleet Vehicle Fleet Vehicle Procurement Requirements to someone by E-mail Share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Fleet Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Facebook Tweet about Alternative Fuels Data Center: Fleet Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Twitter Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Fleet Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Google Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Fleet Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Delicious Rank Alternative Fuels Data Center: Fleet Vehicle Procurement Requirements on Digg Find More places to share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Fleet Vehicle Procurement Requirements on AddThis.com... More in this section... Federal State Advanced Search All Laws & Incentives Sorted by Type Fleet Vehicle Procurement Requirements When awarding a vehicle procurement contract, every city, county, and

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy, MA-61  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

August 23,2010 August 23,2010 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy, MA-61 Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Acquisition Templates SUMMARY: On March 29,2010, four draft acquisition templates (Confidentiality Certificate, Conflicts of Interest Certificate, Letter to Unsuccessful Offeror and Letter to Successful Offeror) were distributed for Procurement Director (PD) and Head of Contracting Activity (HCA) review and comment. All comments received were considered and changes were made as appropriate. The final versions of the four aforementioned acquisition templates will be e-mailed directly to the Procurement Directors and made available in the STRIPES Library. This Flash and its attachments will be available online within a day, at the following website:

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Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient  

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Federal Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products September 2011 Update to someone by E-mail Share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products September 2011 Update on Facebook Tweet about Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products September 2011 Update on Twitter Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products September 2011 Update on Google Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products September 2011 Update on Delicious Rank Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products September 2011 Update on Digg Find More places to share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal

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Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient  

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Federal Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products November 2011 Update to someone by E-mail Share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products November 2011 Update on Facebook Tweet about Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products November 2011 Update on Twitter Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products November 2011 Update on Google Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products November 2011 Update on Delicious Rank Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products November 2011 Update on Digg Find More places to share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal

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Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Procurement and Financial  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Procurement and Financial Assistance Procurement and Financial Assistance Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Procurement and Financial Assistance The Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Procurement and Financial Assistance provides legal support and advice regarding the Department's massive contractual expenditures and financial assistance policy and activities. The office reviews and provides advice and assistance in the development of DOE procurement, cooperative agreements, grants regulations and other types of financial assistance regulations. The office also reviews and comments on legislation, Office of Management and Budget circulars, Congressional queries, and general applicable orders and regulations which may affect procurement and/or financial assistance activities of the Department.

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Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient  

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Federal Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products February 2012 Update to someone by E-mail Share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products February 2012 Update on Facebook Tweet about Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products February 2012 Update on Twitter Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products February 2012 Update on Google Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products February 2012 Update on Delicious Rank Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products February 2012 Update on Digg Find More places to share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal

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Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Requirements for the Procurement  

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Federal Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products to someone by E-mail Share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products on Facebook Tweet about Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products on Twitter Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products on Google Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products on Delicious Rank Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products on Digg Find More places to share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal

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Office of Headquarters Procurement Services - Employee Customer Service  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Office of Headquarters Procurement Services - Employee Customer Office of Headquarters Procurement Services - Employee Customer Service Standards Office of Headquarters Procurement Services - Employee Customer Service Standards CUSTOMER FOCUS The Office of Headquarters Procurement Services (MA-64) serves a variety of customers in the performance of its acquisition and financial assistance mission. Primary among its many customers is each of the Department of Energy Headquarters program offices. MA-64 continually seeks to improve service to its customers, by prioritizing its workload through a better understanding of customer needs; providing effective assistance in the development of quality procurement request packages; improving the timeliness of procurement transactions through the establishment of mutually agreeable transaction milestone

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

POLICY FLASH 2011-56 POLICY FLASH 2011-56 DATE: March 16, 2011 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Publication of Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-50 SUMMARY: Attached for your information is a summary of Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-50 which makes miscellaneous changes to the Federal Acquisition Regulation. We are reviewing Item II for possible changes we may need to make in DOE Acquisition Guide Chapter 38. This Flash and its attachment will be available online within a day, at the following website: http://www.management.energy.gov/policy_guidance/policy_flashes.htm. Federal Acquisition Circulars may be found, in both their Federal Register notice form

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

5 5 DATE: May 18, 2011 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Acquisition Guide Chapter 8.4 - Federal Supply Schedules and Chapter 16.5 - Multiple-award Contracts and Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts Including Delivery Orders and Task Orders SUMMARY: Acquisition Guide Chapters 8.4 - Federal Supply Schedules and 16.5 - Multiple- Award Contracts and Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts Including Delivery Orders and Task Orders replace Chapter 38.1 Strategic Acquisition Transactions. The new chapters include revisions from Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2005-50 to Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Subparts 8.4 and 16.5.

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

83 83 DATE: June 15, 2011 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Acquisition Guide Chapter 8.4 - Federal Supply Schedules SUMMARY: Acquisition Guide Chapters 8.4 - Federal Supply Schedules is revised to provide guidance on how to issue a request for quotation and receive quotes when using e-Buy. STRIPES is DOE's repository for all acquisition and financial assistance actions. As such, all requests for quotation (RFQ) should be issued and quotes received through STRIPES/FedConnect and not e-Buy. In lieu of uploading the RFQ to e-Buy, contracting officers will post a file that instructs FSS holders to go to www.FedConnect.net to locate the

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

40 40 DATE: February 9, 2011 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Issue a New Department of Energy Acquisition Guide Chapter 6.5 Competition Advocate Responsibilities and Revise Pages in Chapters 6.1 and 7.1. SUMMARY: Attached is a new chapter of the DOE Acquisition Guide entitled Competition Advocate Responsibilities. It provides a comprehensive overview of the topic. The new chapter necessitates page changes to Chapters 6.1 and 7.1. Chapter 6.1 has been revised to advise the contracting officer that for actions less than $650,000, the contracting officer is highly encouraged to have the Contracting Activity Competition Advocate review

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

4 4 DATE: April 7, 2011 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Publication of Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-51 SUMMARY: Attached for your information is a summary of Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-51 which makes two changes to the Federal Acquisition Regulation involving the small business program and a modification of Standard Form 26. This Flash and its attachment will be available online within a day, at the following website: http://www.management.energy.gov/policy_guidance/policy_flashes.htm. Federal Acquisition Circulars may be found, in both their Federal Register notice form and in loose leaf form at: https://www.acquisition.gov/far/.

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Multi-transmission-line-beam interactive system  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

We construct here a Lagrangian field formulation for a system consisting of an electron beam interacting with a slow-wave structure modeled by a possibly non-uniform multiple transmission line (MTL). In the case of a single line we recover the linear model of a traveling wave tube due to J. R. Pierce. Since a properly chosen MTL can approximate a real waveguide structure with any desired accuracy, the proposed model can be used in particular for design optimization. Furthermore, the Lagrangian formulation provides: (i) a clear identification of the mathematical source of amplification, (ii) exact expressions for the conserved energy and its flux distributions obtained from the Noether theorem. In the case of uniform MTLs we carry out an exhaustive analysis of eigenmodes and find sharp conditions on the parameters of the system to provide for amplifying regimes.

Figotin, Alexander; Reyes, Guillermo [Department of Mathematics, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California 92697-3875 (United States)] [Department of Mathematics, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California 92697-3875 (United States)

2013-11-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Multi-transmission-line-beam interactive system  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

We construct here a Lagrangian field formulation for a system consisting of an electron beam interacting with a slow-wave structure modeled by a possibly non-uniform multiple transmission line (MTL). In the case of a single line we recover the linear model of a traveling wave tube (TWT) due to J.R. Pierce. Since a properly chosen MTL can approximate a real waveguide structure with any desired accuracy, the proposed model can be used in particular for design optimization. Furthermore, the Lagrangian formulation provides for: (i) a clear identification of the mathematical source of amplification, (ii) exact expressions for the conserved energy and its flux distributions obtained from the Noether theorem. In the case of uniform MTLs we carry out an exhaustive analysis of eigenmodes and find sharp conditions on the parameters of the system to provide for amplifying regimes.

Alexander Figotin; Guillermo Reyes

2013-04-19T23:59:59.000Z

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Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products January 2013 Update |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products January 2013 Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products January 2013 Update Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products January 2013 Update October 22, 2013 - 11:12am Addthis What do you think? Your feedback is very important to us. To submit newsletter articles, suggest topics, or provide feedback, please contact Amanda Sahl at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). For more information about energy-efficient product procurement, visit femp.energy.gov/procurement. Sign up for Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Updates. Welcome to the seventh issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update helps Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events, training, technology, and changes to acquisition requirements.

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Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products January 2013 Update  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

Welcome to the seventh issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update helps Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events, training, technology, and changes to acquisition requirements.

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Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

Welcome to the eighth issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update helps Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events,...

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Alternative Fuels Data Center: Procurement Preference for Electric and  

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

Procurement Preference Procurement Preference for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles to someone by E-mail Share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Procurement Preference for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles on Facebook Tweet about Alternative Fuels Data Center: Procurement Preference for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles on Twitter Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Procurement Preference for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles on Google Bookmark Alternative Fuels Data Center: Procurement Preference for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles on Delicious Rank Alternative Fuels Data Center: Procurement Preference for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles on Digg Find More places to share Alternative Fuels Data Center: Procurement Preference for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles on AddThis.com...

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Procuring Solar Energy: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers  

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Procuring Solar Energy: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers SEPTEMBER 2010 Solar Energy: www.ntis.gov/help/ordermethods.aspx PROCURING SOLAR ENERGY: A GUIDE FOR FEDERAL FACILITY DECISION MAKERS #12;September 2010 3 Procuring Solar Energy: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers Blaise

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Training Guide PeopleSoft Procurement Card 9.0  

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Training Guide PeopleSoft Procurement Card 9.0 Contents Using the Procurement Card Module: ...................................... 42 #12;#12;Training Guide Page 1 Using the Procurement Card Module In order to provide a paperless setup and W9's are no longer a requirement #12;Training Guide Page 2 Upon completion of this lesson, you

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RPS-002 RPS PROCUREMENT PLAN 1 Procedure No  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Resources Division RPS-002 Renewables Portfolio Standard (RPS) Procurement Plan Reviewed By: Dan Beans.5.2 Procurement Plan for Future Renewable Resources............................ 12 3. Review and UpdatingRPS-002 RPS PROCUREMENT PLAN 1 - Procedure No: RPS-002 Version: 1 Approval Date: 10/15/2013 RPS

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Revised Nov. 2013 Contracting and Procurement Services  

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Revised Nov. 2013 Contracting and Procurement Services Contract and Purchase Order Cover Sheet Procedures The Contract and Purchase Order Cover Sheet is an internal document utilized by Contracting the business purpose of the proposed purchase or contract; 2) Identify courses offered for credit at off campus

Caughman, John

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SBOT DIST OF COLUMBIA HEADQUARTERS PROCUREMENT POC Michael Raizen  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

DIST OF COLUMBIA DIST OF COLUMBIA HEADQUARTERS PROCUREMENT POC Michael Raizen Telephone (202) 287-1512 Email michael.raizen@hq.doe.gov ADMINISTATIVE / WASTE / REMEDIATION Office Administrative Services 561110 Facilities Support Services 561210 Employment Placement Agencies 561311 Executive Search Services 561312 Temporary Help Services 561320 Professional Employer Organizations 561330 Document Preparation Services 561410 Telephone Answering Services 561421 Court Reporting and Stenotype Services 561492 All Other Business Support Services 561499 Travel Agencies 561510 All Other Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services 561599 Investigation Services 561611 Security Guards and Patrol Services 561612 Armored Car Services 561613 Security Systems Services (except Locksmiths) 561621 Locksmiths 561622 Exterminating and Pest Control Services

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Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient  

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Federal Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update to someone by E-mail Share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update on Facebook Tweet about Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update on Twitter Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update on Google Bookmark Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update on Delicious Rank Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update on Digg Find More places to share Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update on

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141

Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products April 2012 Update |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products April 2012 Update Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products April 2012 Update Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products April 2012 Update October 22, 2013 - 11:22am Addthis Welcome to the fourth issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update helps Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events, training, technology, and changes to acquisition requirements. What do you think? Your feedback is very important to us. To subscribe to this e-newsletter, submit articles, suggest topics, or provide feedback, please contact Amanda Sahl at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). For more information about energy-efficient product procurement, visit femp.energy.gov/procurement. In This Issue: A New Take on FEMP's Covered Product Categories Landing Page

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Federal Procurement Data System BUY AMERICAN REPORT  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

4 and 09/30/2005 4 and 09/30/2005 Date Generated: 03/13/2006 ENERGY, DEPARTMENT OF (8900) Total Actions: Total Actions for More than 50% of foreign content, but manufactured in United States: Total Actions for Manufactured or performed outside United States: Total Actions for Not Applicable: 2,288 2 35 2,251 Total Dollars Obligated: Total Dollars for More than 50% of foreign content, but manufactured in United States: Total Dollars for Manufactured or performed outside United States: Total Dollars for Not Applicable: $577,833,316 $22,084 $15,017,527 $562,793,706 ENERGY, DEPARTMENT OF (8900) Total Actions: Total Actions for More than 50% of foreign content, but manufactured in United States: Total Actions for Manufactured or performed outside United States: Total Actions for Not Applicable:

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Federal Procurement Data System BUY AMERICAN REPORT  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

5 and 09/30/2006 5 and 09/30/2006 Date Generated: 11/15/2006 ENERGY, DEPARTMENT OF (8900) Total Actions: Total Actions for More than 50% of foreign content, but manufactured in United States: Total Actions for Manufactured or performed outside United States: Total Actions for Not Applicable: 2,450 5 20 2,417 Total Dollars Obligated: Total Dollars for More than 50% of foreign content, but manufactured in United States: Total Dollars for Manufactured or performed outside United States: Total Dollars for Not Applicable: $560,255,927 $56,268 $5,369,637 $554,293,108 ENERGY, DEPARTMENT OF (8900) Total Actions: Total Actions for More than 50% of foreign content, but manufactured in United States: Total Actions for Manufactured or performed outside United States: Total Actions for Not Applicable:

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

6 6 DATE: October 31, 2013 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Affirmative procurement of biobased products under service and construction contracts (FAR clause 52.223-2) SUMMARY: The Department's Contracting Officers are reminded of the applicability of FAR clause 52.223-2 that requires contractors to submit an annual report of their biobased purchases by October 31 in the System for Award Management (SAM) located at www.sam.gov. To increase reporting compliance, please advise your contractors of this requirement. Biobased reporting is an important element in the Administration's Blueprint for the

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Flexible procurement strategies smooth price spikes  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

Pace Global Energy Services has been predicting for some time that the recent peaks in spot coal prices were not sustainable and this has been borne out. The latest available data on coal supply and demand fundamental suggest that spot coal prices may decline even more rapidly than previously forecast. Price volatility over the last five years suggests that a flexible procurement strategy that is well adapted to volatile market conditions may be just as important as knowledge of market fundamentals. 3 figs.

Gaalaas, T. [Pace Global Energy Services LLC (United States)

2006-12-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Procurement Directors FROM: Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy, MA-61  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

July 25,2008 July 25,2008 Procurement Directors FROM: Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy, MA-61 Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Acquisition Letter 2008-02, Audit Management SUMMARY: Attached is Acquisition Letter (AL) 2008-02, Audit Management. It provides guidance to contracting officers on effective management of contract audits for non-M&O prime ;ontracts as well as subcontracts under management and operating (M&O) contracts. This Acquisition Letter replaces AL 2006-12, Corporate Audit Management Program (CAMP), which is cancelled. This Flash and its attachment will be online within a day, at the following website: http:l/mananernent.ener~.~ov/polic~ guidance/volicv flashes-htm. Questions concerning this policy flash should be directed to Helen Oxberger at (202) 287-1332

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Operating System Support for Mobile Interactive Applications  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

. Such applications demand good interactive response. However, their environments are resource-poor and turbulent, predictive resource management, history- based demand prediction, augmented reality, machine learning #12 -- augmented reality -- has enormous potential in fields ranging from entertainment to aircraft maintenance

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The lightspeed automatic interactive lighting preview system  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

We present an automated approach for high-quality preview of feature-film rendering during lighting design. Similar to previous work, we use a deep-framebuffer shaded on the GPU to achieve interactive performance. Our first ...

Ragan-Kelley, Jonathan Millard

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products August 2012 Update |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

August 2012 Update August 2012 Update Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products August 2012 Update October 22, 2013 - 11:17am Addthis Welcome to the sixth issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update helps Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events, training, technology, and changes to acquisition requirements. What do you think? Your feedback is very important to us. To subscribe, submit articles, suggest topics, or give us your feedback, contact Amanda Sahl. For more information about energy-efficient product procurement, visit femp.energy.gov/procurement. In This Issue: Commit to Efficiency for Energy Action Month Low Standby Product List Updates End of Year Procurement Purchasing Pathways Nominate Your Building for the 2013 Better Buildings Federal Award

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Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient  

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Federal Energy Management Program: Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient  

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Phase I - Resource Procurement and Identification | Open Energy Information  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

- Resource Procurement and Identification - Resource Procurement and Identification Jump to: navigation, search GEOTHERMAL ENERGYGeothermal Home GEA Development Phase I: Resource Procurement and Identification GEA Development Phases The Geothermal Energy Association's (GEA) Geothermal Reporting Terms and Definitions are a guideline for geothermal developers to use when submitting geothermal resource development information to GEA for public dissemination in its annual US Geothermal Power Production and Development Update. GEA's Geothermal Reporting Terms and Definitions serve to increase the consistency, accuracy, and reliability of industry information presented in the development updates. Phase I - Resource Procurement and Identification Phase II - Resource Exploration and Confirmation Phase III - Permitting and Initial Development

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Letter: Restructuring & Managing of the Procurement Mechanisms Supporting  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Restructuring & Managing of the Procurement Mechanisms Restructuring & Managing of the Procurement Mechanisms Supporting Activities of the Environmental Management SSABs Letter: Restructuring & Managing of the Procurement Mechanisms Supporting Activities of the Environmental Management SSABs From: Assistant Secretary, Jessie H. Roberson (EM-1) To: The Honorable J. Gresham Barrett U.S. House of Representatives This letter is in response to an August 8, 2003 letter regarding Assistant Secretary Roberson's guidance memorandum providing direction for restructuring and managing the procurement mechanisms that support the activities of the Environmental Management (EM) Site Specific Advisory Boards (SSABs). Roberson Letter - September 25, 2003 More Documents & Publications Letter from EM-1, Assistant Secretary, Jessie H. Roberson regarding

154

Letter: Restructuring & Managing of the Procurement Mechanisms Supporting  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Restructuring & Managing of the Procurement Mechanisms Restructuring & Managing of the Procurement Mechanisms Supporting Activities of the Environmental Management SSABs Letter: Restructuring & Managing of the Procurement Mechanisms Supporting Activities of the Environmental Management SSABs From: Assistant Secretary, Jessie H. Roberson (EM-1) To: The Honorable J. Gresham Barrett U.S. House of Representatives This letter is in response to an August 8, 2003 letter regarding Assistant Secretary Roberson's guidance memorandum providing direction for restructuring and managing the procurement mechanisms that support the activities of the Environmental Management (EM) Site Specific Advisory Boards (SSABs). Roberson Letter - September 25, 2003 More Documents & Publications Letter from EM-1, Assistant Secretary, Jessie H. Roberson regarding

155

Procuring Solar for Federal Facilities | Department of Energy  

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

Implementation - implement the project, dependant on the financing selected. Procuring Solar Energy: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers provides an overview for...

156

Nuclear Safety Component and Services Procurement, June 29, 2011...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

Office of Enforcement and Oversight Criteria Review and Approach Document Subject: Nuclear Safety Component and Services Procurement Inspection Criteria, Inspection Activities, and...

157

Chronological History of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Chronological History of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement: Executive, Legislative and Regulatory Requirements, Actions and Mandates Chronological History of Federal...

158

Policy Flash 2013-65 Procurement Evaluation & Re-Engineering...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Team (PERT) and Establishment of a 5-year Cycle with Corresponding Schedule Policy Flash 2013-65 Procurement Evaluation & Re-Engineering Team (PERT) and Establishment of...

159

Policy Flash 2014-06 Affirmative procurement of biobased products...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

of biobased products under service and construction contracts (FAR clause 52.223-2) Policy Flash 2014-06 Affirmative procurement of biobased products under service and...

160

Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Procurement and Financial...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

EERE Buy American Guidance Guidance on the Use of Government Property for Political Activity The Office of General Counsel worked with the Office of Procurement...

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161

Bulk Fuel Procurement Process & Alternative Drop-in Fuel  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

Jeanne Binder, DLA Energy, presentation on Bulk Fuel Procurement Process & Alternative Drop-in Fuel at the Advanced Biofuels Industry Roundtable.

162

Resources on Energy-Efficient Product Procurement | Department...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Categories Buy Energy-Efficient Products Sell Energy-Efficient Products Chronological History of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement: Executive, Legislative and...

163

Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal...  

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

1 Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers Federal Facilities Guide to Fuel Cells May 8, 2012 - Outline * Distributed Generation and...

164

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

8 DATE: August 11, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and...

165

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

POLICY FLASH 2014-31 DATE: May 30, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of...

166

Procuring Solar Energy: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

site. It is specifically targeted to managers of federal buildings and sites, contracting officers, energy and sustainability officers, and regional procurement managers....

167

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

POLICY FLASH 2014-37 DATE: August 13, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office...

168

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

5 DATE: January15, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and...

169

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

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

3 DATE: October 6, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and...

170

TO: Procurement Directors Head of Contracting Activities FROM...  

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

8 DATE: December 5, 2014 TO: Procurement Directors Head of Contracting Activities FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of...

171

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

6 DATE: May 5, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and...

172

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

Energy Savers [EERE]

7 DATE: December 12, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and...

173

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

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

51 DATE: June 22, 2012 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Acquisition and Project Management...

174

TO: Procurement Directors Head of Contracting Activities FROM...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

9 DATE: August 21, 2014 TO: Procurement Directors Head of Contracting Activities FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of...

175

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

4 DATE: January 15, 2014 TO: Procurement DirectorsContracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and...

176

Sandia National Laboratories Procurement Organization annual report, fiscal year 1994  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

This report summarizes the purchasing and transportation activities of the Procurement Organization for FY 1994. Activities for both the New Mexico and California locations are included.

Stimak, D.R.

1995-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

177

Energy-Efficient Product Procurement | Department of Energy  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

Federal agencies are required to procure energy-efficient products. The Federal Energy Management Program helps Federal purchasers comply with these requirements by identifying...

178

Microsoft Word - 4March08_SCADA_Procurement.doc  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

INL is a U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratory INL is a U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratory operated by Battelle Energy Alliance INL/EXT-06-11516 Revision 3 Cyber Security Procurement Language for Control Systems Version 1.8 Sponsor: Department of Homeland Security, National Cyber Security Division Contributors: Idaho National Laboratory, State of New York Multi-State Information Sharing Analysis Center (MSISAC), System Audit Network Security (SANS) February 2008 DISCLAIMER This report was prepared as an account of work sponsored by an agency of the U.S. Government. Neither the U.S. Government nor any agency thereof, nor any employee, makes any warranty, expressed or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for any third party's use, or the results of such use, or any

179

Application of PLM in higher education procurement  

Science Journals Connector (OSTI)

Colleges and universities are moving away from the traditional focus on single exchange transactions and towards an emphasis on creating and maintaining longer-term buyerâ??supplier relationships. These strategic relationships generate managed supply chain relationships that encompass activities associated with the flow of goods and services, as well as the flow of information. The need to understand the complexities of the relationships in the supply chain and how these relationships are viewed by both buyers and suppliers is critical. The application of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) in higher education purchasing and procurement will serve to improve organisational efficiencies and support strategic positioning.

Michael Wisma; Cynthia L. Tomovic

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

180

Operating System Support for Mobile Interactive Applications  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

. Such applications demand good interactive response. However, their environments are resource­poor and turbulent, predictive resource management, history­ based demand prediction, augmented reality, machine learning #12 --- augmented reality --- has enormous potential in fields ranging from entertainment to aircraft maintenance

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181

Competitive procurement of retail electricity supply: recent trends in state policies and utility practices  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

There is now considerable experience in designing competitive procurements of all types. However, actual experience with implementing incremental resource procurements is uneven, particularly for procurements undertaken within the regulatory frameworks currently overseen by state commissions. (author)

Tierney, Susan; Schatzki, Todd

2009-01-15T23:59:59.000Z

182

Interaction-free evolving states of a bipartite system  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

We show that two interacting physical systems may admit entangled pure or non separable mixed states evolving in time as if the mutual interaction hamiltonian were absent. In this paper we define these states Interaction Free Evolving (IFE) states and characterize their existence for a generic binary system described by a time independent Hamiltonian. A comparison between IFE subspace and the decoherence free subspace is reported. The set of all pure IFE states is explicitly constructed for a non homogeneous spin star system model.

A. Napoli; M. Guccione; A. Messina; Chru?ci?ski

2014-02-26T23:59:59.000Z

183

Wind Mills and Transmission System Interaction.  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

??This thesis report focuses on different kinds of power system disturbances and their impact on voltage profile at the point of wind power connection. The… (more)

Akwarandu, John

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

184

Revision Date 01.11.13 PROCUREMENT SERVICES -LOGISTICS  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Revision Date 01.11.13 PROCUREMENT SERVICES - LOGISTICS Reading and Reconciling an ePro and MMD with your FACSID. Prerequisites: None Find Help: Email logistics_team@unc.edu #12;Procurement Services - Logistics Reading and Reconciling an ePro and MMD Statement Revision Date 01.11.13 Page 2 of 6 Departmental

Crews, Stephen

185

Development of Human-Robot Interaction Systems for Humanoid Robots  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Development of Human-Robot Interaction Systems for Humanoid Robots Bruce A. Maxwell, Brian Leighton, Andrew Ramsay Colby College {bmaxwell,bmleight,acramsay}@colby.edu Abstract - Effective human-robot interaction is one of the primary challenges for humanoid robots. Sources of uncertainty, such as robot motion

Maxwell, Bruce

186

POLICY FLASH 2014-25 Revision to the Procurement Strategy Panel...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

5 Revision to the Procurement Strategy Panel (PSP) Briefing Process POLICY FLASH 2014-25 Revision to the Procurement Strategy Panel (PSP) Briefing Process For DOE questions...

187

Resources on Energy-Efficient Product Procurement | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Energy-Efficient Products » Resources on Energy-Efficient Products » Resources on Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Resources on Energy-Efficient Product Procurement October 8, 2013 - 2:42pm Addthis Many helpful resources about energy-efficient product procurement are available. Publications FEMP Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Overview Covered Product Categories List Buy Energy-Efficient Products Sell Energy-Efficient Products Training Energy-Efficient Product Procurement: Introductory Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) First Thursday Seminar details executive order and Federal Acquisition Regulation requirements for purchasing FEMP-designated and ENERGY STAR products. Energy-Efficient Federal Purchasing: Intermediate FEMP eTraining course offers hands-on learning about finding, specifying, and selecting

188

Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products February 2012 Update |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

February 2012 February 2012 Update Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products February 2012 Update October 22, 2013 - 11:24am Addthis Welcome to the third issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update will help Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events, training, technology, and changes to acquisition requirements. What do you think? Your feedback is very important to us. To submit articles, suggest topics, or provide feedback, please contact Amanda Sahl. Find more information about energy-efficient product procurement on the FEMP website. In This Issue: Interagency Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Working Group FEMP-Designated Efficiency Requirement Updates Low Standby Power Requirements-New and Improved

189

Products, services procured by LANL in FY11  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Business Stories » Business Stories » Products, services procured by LANL in FY11 Products, services procured by LANL in FY11 LANL purchased $918M in goods and services. July 16, 2012 Products, services procured by LANL in FY11 LANL purchased $918M in goods and services. Contact Small Business Office (505) 667-4419 Email PDF Business Stories Administration Building demolition completed under budget Environmental contracts awarded locally Small businesses selected for nuclear waste services Socioeconomic procurement goals and achievements Three small businesses recognized by DOE » More Related Articles All Stories Socio Economic Goals Local procurements exceed planned goals in 5 out of 6 business categories April, 18 2013 - Major subcontractor's dollars impact the economy locally,

190

Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products October 7, 2013 - 10:24am Addthis Federal agencies must purchase ENERGY STAR-qualified products or FEMP-designated product categories where such categories have been established. Additional requirements spanning renewable energy, water efficiency, greenhouse gases, and other topics are outlined on the Requirements and Guidance by Subject page. Final Rule on Federal Procurement of Energy Efficiency Products FEMP issued a final rule covering the Federal procurement of energy-efficient products. The rule was recorded in the Federal Register (Volume 74, Number 48) Friday, March 13, 2009. The final rule updates 10 CFR Part 436. It establishes guidelines for

191

Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products June 2012 Update |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

June 2012 Update June 2012 Update Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products June 2012 Update October 22, 2013 - 11:20am Addthis Welcome to the fifth issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update helps Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events, training, technology, and changes to acquisition requirements. What do you think? Your feedback is very important to us. To subscribe, submit articles, suggest topics, or give us your feedback, contact Amanda Sahl. For more information about energy-efficient product procurement, visit femp.energy.gov/procurement In This Issue: Cost Calculator Updates Underway FEMP "Covered Products" Page Update ENERGY STAR Products Update New EPEAT Standards for TV and Imaging Equipment Ratings Move

192

Commutators in Quantum Hydrodynamics for Interacting Bose Systems  

Science Journals Connector (OSTI)

It is shown that the curl of the velocity operator in the second quantized version of quantum hydrodynamics for interacting Bose systems is equal to zero, thus resolving the apparent discrepancies between various existing formulations.

Robert Fanelli and R. E. Struzynski

1969-06-05T23:59:59.000Z

193

An integrated, interactive knowledge system which discovers and structures knowledge  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

' AN INTEGRATED, INTERACTIVE KNOWLEDGE SYSTEM WHICH DISCOVERS AND STRUCTURES KNOWLEDGE A Thesis by PAUL ANTHONY SQUHTERI Submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies of Texas A&M in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree... of MASTER OF SCIENCE May 1989 Major Subject: Computer Science AN INTEGRATED, INTERACTIVE KNOWLEDGE SYSTEM WHICH DISCOVERS AND STRUCTURES KNOWLEDGE A Thesis by PAUL ANTHONY SQ~RI Approved as to style and content by: Donald K. Friesen (Chair...

Squitteri, Paul Anthony

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

194

Interactive modeling and analysis of intruder detection systems  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

INTERACTIVE MODELING AND ANALYSIS OF INTRUDER DETECTION SYSTEMS A Thesis by MICHAEL WILLIAM JONES 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 1991 Major Subject: Industrial Engineering INTERACTIVE MODELING AND ANALYSIS OF INTRUDER DETECTION SYSTEMS A Thesis by MICHAEL WILLIAM JONES Approved as to style and content by: Robert E . Shannon (Co ? Chair of Committee) Kav...

Jones, Michael William

1991-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

195

Dynamic Positioning Systems Usability and Interaction Styles  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

of Strathclyde Rolls-Royce Marine AS Froy.Bjorneseth@cis.strath.ac.uk Mark D. Dunlop University of Strathclyde Mark.Dunlop@cis.strath.ac.uk Jann Peter Strand Rolls-Royce Marine AS Jann computer controlled system to automatically maintain a ship's position and heading by using her own

Dunlop, Mark D.

196

Assistant Secretary for Procurement and Assistance Management,  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

This Personal Property Letter (PPL) is issued by the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Procurement and Assistance Management, to provide assistance in the implementation of the property clause of the Department of Energy Acquisition Regulations. CITATION Public Law purpose of this initial ~PL, Number to provide guidance concerni:ng the. transfer Energy (DOE) personal property identified as necessary for economic development and located at DOE sites and facilities that are undergoing reconfiguration or . .closure, or are expected to be scheduled for termination or other significant transition due to the downsizing of the Department's nuclear weapons production mission. Back~ound. Section 3155 of Public Law 103-160, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1994,

197

Interaction Junk: User Interaction-Based Evaluation of Visual Analytic Systems  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

With the growing need for visualization to aid users in understanding large, complex datasets, the ability for users to interact and explore these datasets is critical. As visual analytic systems have advanced to leverage powerful computational models and data analytics capabilities, the modes by which users engage and interact with the information are limited. Often, users are taxed with directly manipulating parameters of these models through traditional GUIs (e.g., using sliders to directly manipulate the value of a parameter). However, the purpose of user interaction in visual analytic systems is to enable visual data exploration – where users can focus on their task, as opposed to the tool or system. As a result, users can engage freely in data exploration and decision-making, for the purpose of gaining insight. In this position paper, we discuss how evaluating visual analytic systems can be approached through user interaction analysis, where the goal is to minimize the cognitive translation between the visual metaphor and the mode of interaction (i.e., reducing the “Interactionjunk”). We motivate this concept through a discussion of traditional GUIs used in visual analytics for direct manipulation of model parameters, and the importance of designing interactions the support visual data exploration.

Endert, Alexander; North, Chris

2012-10-14T23:59:59.000Z

198

Public Sector Procurement: Issues in Program Development & Delivery  

Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

Public Sector Procurement: Issues in Program Development & Delivery Public Sector Procurement: Issues in Program Development & Delivery Title Public Sector Procurement: Issues in Program Development & Delivery Publication Type Report LBNL Report Number LBNL-6015E Year of Publication 2012 Authors Payne, Christopher T., and Andrew Weber Publisher LBNL Abstract The primary intention of this document is to illustrate the key issues and considerations made during the course of implementing a sustainable procurement program. Our primary sources of information have been our partners in the Super Efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) Initiative Procurement Working Group. Where applicable, we have highlighted specific ways in which working group participants have successfully overcome these barriers. It is our hope that the issues discussed in this book will benefit developed and developing programs alike. In countries with less developed sustainable procurement programs, we hope that the discussions contained in the document will aid in the planning process. In addition, we hope that consideration of some of these key issues in the beginning stages of program implementation will help avoid some of the pitfalls experienced by more mature programs. In the case of more developed programs, we hope this book will spur conversation among those responsible for administering and evaluating sustainable procurement programs. In many cases, developed programs are seeking to improve existing processes and develop more effective purchaser resources.

199

Synthesis of Systems Specified as Interacting VHDL Processes  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

­ 1 ­ Synthesis of Systems Specified as Interacting VHDL Processes Petru Eles 1,2 , Krzysztof Kuchcinski 1 , Zebo Peng 1 Abstract This paper presents an approach to synthesis of hardware systems method allows hard­ ware synthesis without the strict synchronization required by the VHDL simulation

Zhao, Yuxiao

200

Energy Star Procurement Requirement for Agencies | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Energy Star Procurement Requirement for Agencies Energy Star Procurement Requirement for Agencies Energy Star Procurement Requirement for Agencies < Back Eligibility State Government Savings Category Heating & Cooling Home Weatherization Construction Commercial Weatherization Commercial Heating & Cooling Design & Remodeling Appliances & Electronics Commercial Lighting Lighting Program Info State Tennessee Program Type Energy Standards for Public Buildings Provider Governor's Task Force on Energy Policy Based on recommendations from the newly established Governor's Task Force On Energy Policy (March 2008), Governor Bredesen issued [http://www.tennesseeanytime.org/governor/AdminCMSServlet?action=viewFile... Executive Order 59], thereby taking an important step to lead the state of Tennessee by example in the area of energy efficiency. The language from

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201

Size-exclusion chromatography system for macromolecular interaction analysis  

DOE Patents [OSTI]

A low pressure, microcomputer controlled system employing high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) allows for precise analysis of the interaction of two reversibly associating macromolecules such as proteins. Since a macromolecular complex migrates faster than its components during size-exclusion chromatography, the difference between the elution profile of a mixture of two macromolecules and the summation of the elution profiles of the two components provides a quantifiable indication of the degree of molecular interaction. This delta profile is used to qualitatively reveal the presence or absence of significant interaction or to rank the relative degree of interaction in comparing samples and, in combination with a computer simulation, is further used to quantify the magnitude of the interaction in an arrangement wherein a microcomputer is coupled to analytical instrumentation in a novel manner.

Stevens, Fred J. (Downers Grove, IL)

1988-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

202

TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

48 48 DATE: June 7, 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Interim Reporting for Advanced Notifications of Awards (ANA) SUMMARY: With reference to Policy Flash 2012-44 and the postponement of the ANA system production date of June 1, 2012, the increased dollar thresholds remain in effect for advanced notification of award actions. Until the new ANA system is put into production, the existing ANA web portal should still be used by completing and submitting the revised DOE Form 4220.10, Congressional Grant/Contractor Notification. The form is located in STRIPES or at the DOE webpage: http://energy.gov/cio/downloads/congressional-and-intergovernmental-affairs-ci-notification.

203

The $?K$ system production in the hadron interactions  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

The A-dependence is observed in $x_F$-distributions for the $\\Lambda K^0$ system produced with the small transverse momentum in the neutron-nucleus interactions. For the $\\Lambda$ hyperons similar dependence isn't seen. The result is interpreted as an effect from intermediate excitative nucleon state, which decays into strange particles. Such interpretation is confirmed experimental data on $\\Lambda K$ pair production in the pion-nucleon interactions.

O. V. Bulekov; N. D. Galanina; V. S. Demidov; A. L. Endalov; I. E. Kiselevich; M. A. Martemianov; V. I. Mikhailichenko; V. A. Okorokov; A. K. Ponosov; F. M. Sergeev; N. A. Khaldeeva

1998-12-03T23:59:59.000Z

204

Procuring and Implementing Solar Projects on Public Buildings: How to Avoid Common Pitfalls  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

Procuring and Implementing Solar Projects on Public Buildings: How to Avoid Common Pitfalls Webinar.

205

MEMORANDUM TO HEADS O F CONTRACTING ACTIVITIES AND PROCUREMENT DIRECTORS  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

2010 2010 MEMORANDUM TO HEADS O F CONTRACTING ACTIVITIES AND PROCUREMENT DIRECTORS FROM: DIRECTOR OFFICE OF CONTRACT MANAGEMENT SUBJECT: Establishment of Requirement for Monthly Status Reporting on Source Evaluation Boards (SEBs) Valued in Excess of $25 Million As everyone is aware, DOE accomplishes the majority of its work through its various contracts. In recent years, the Department has drawn increased scrutiny from a number of different sources. As a result, the procurement process receives a tremendous amount of visibility among senior DOE management, particularly our largest and most critical procurements which are conducted by SEBs. This highlights the critical need for SEB reporting and tracking. At the Procurement Directors meeting held in December 2009, it was mentioned during

206

Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Technologies » Energy-Efficient Products » Federal Requirements Technologies » Energy-Efficient Products » Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products Federal Requirements for the Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products October 7, 2013 - 10:24am Addthis Federal agencies must purchase ENERGY STAR-qualified products or FEMP-designated product categories where such categories have been established. Additional requirements spanning renewable energy, water efficiency, greenhouse gases, and other topics are outlined on the Requirements and Guidance by Subject page. Final Rule on Federal Procurement of Energy Efficiency Products FEMP issued a final rule covering the Federal procurement of energy-efficient products. The rule was recorded in the Federal Register (Volume 74, Number 48) Friday, March 13, 2009.

207

Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products September 2011 Update |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

September 2011 September 2011 Update Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products September 2011 Update October 22, 2013 - 11:27am Addthis Welcome to the premier issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update will help Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events, training, technology, and changes to acquisition requirements. In This Issue: GSA Green Products Compilation FEMP-Designated Efficiency Requirement Updates First Thursday Seminar: Procurement GovEnergy 2011 Recap and 2012 Update Underutilized Energy-Efficient Technologies USDA BioPreferred Featured in FEMP Focus Upcoming Events GSA Green Products Compilation The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) recently updated its Green Products Compilation. The spreadsheet compiles products for which the

208

ACTING DIRECTOR OFFICE OF PROCUREMENT AND ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

3, 2011 3, 2011 FROM : ACTING DIRECTOR OFFICE OF PROCUREMENT AND ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT SUBJECT: Fiscal Year's (FY) 2011 and 2012 Balanced Scorecard Guidance for Federal Sites and Contractor Purchasing Organizations The Balanced Scorecard (BSe) performance management methodology continues to provide the Office of Procurement and Assistance Management (OPAM) with valuable insight into the health of the procurement function at the Department's Federal procurement offices and the purchasing organizations of its major site and facility contractors. This memorandum forwards BSC guidance regarding FY 2011 reporting and FY 2012 core measures. FY 2011 Federal BSC Reports shall be forwarded to Eileen McGlinn, MA-621 Field Assistance and Oversight Division , no later than December 2, 2011. FY 2011 Contractor

209

Federal Energy Management Program: Energy-Efficient Product Procurement  

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Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Training Available Graphic of the eTraining logo Energy-Efficient Federal Purchasing: This intermediate FEMP eTraining course offers hands-on learning on finding, specifying, and selecting energy-efficient products. Energy-Efficient Product Procurement: This introductory FEMP First Thursday Seminar details executive order and Federal Acquisition Regulation requirements for purchasing FEMP-designated and ENERGY STAR products. Federal agencies are required to procure energy-efficient products. The Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) helps Federal purchasers comply with these requirements by identifying energy- and water-efficient products that meet Federal acquisition requirements, save taxpayer dollars, and reduce environmental impacts.

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Procurement-Related Forms | Y-12 National Security Complex  

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Procurement-Related Forms Procurement-Related Forms Procurement-Related Forms The following procurement-related forms are provided in PDF fillable and/or Word format. Click the link in the "Format" column to open a copy of the form or right-click to download. To sort the table by UCN number or title, click the associated column heading. Number* Title/Description Format** UCN-04452S B&W Y-12 Subcontractor Personnel Exit Checklist PDF-fil UCN-6573 Subcontractor's Invoice for Travel and/or Services PDF-fil UCN-13816B Request for Waiver or Deviation Word UCN-13816C Request for Waiver or Deviation (Continued) Word UCN-20087A Suspect/Counterfeit Part Headmark List PDF UCN-20856 Nonpossessing Security Plan PDF-fil, Word UCN-21329 Subcontract Technical Representative (STR) Change Notice PDF-fil

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CelebrAsian 30th Annual Procurement Conference  

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On June 3-5, 2015, the US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce (USPAACC) will celebrate its 30th birthday through the annual CelebrAsian Procurement Conference

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Managing Stakeholder Requirements in High Performance Computing Procurement  

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Managing Stakeholder Requirements in High Performance Computing Procurement John Rooksby1 , Mark Department of Management, Lancaster University High Performance Computing (HPC) facilities are provided strategy can rigorously meet the demands of the potential users. 1 Introduction High Performance Computing

Sommerville, Ian

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DOE Field Procurement Offices Where EM Work is Performed | Department...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

opportunities or for any questions you may have about their programs. The links to the web sites are directed to the Doing Business or Procurement Home Pages where possible....

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Procurement Options for New Renewable Electricity Supply | Open Energy  

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Procurement Options for New Renewable Electricity Supply Procurement Options for New Renewable Electricity Supply Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: Procurement Options for New Renewable Electricity Supply Agency/Company /Organization: National Renewable Energy Laboratory Sector: Energy Focus Area: Renewable Energy Phase: Evaluate Options Topics: Finance, Low emission development planning, -LEDS Resource Type: Case studies/examples, Lessons learned/best practices, Technical report Website: nrelpubs.nrel.gov/Webtop/ws/nich/www/public/Record?rpp=25&upp=0&m=1&w= Cost: Free OpenEI Keyword(s): feed-in tariffs, renewable portfolio standards, FITs, FIT, RPS, renewable energy, procurement UN Region: Northern America Language: English Tool Overview "State renewable portfolio standard (RPS) policies require utilities and

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Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update |  

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March 2013 Update March 2013 Update Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products March 2013 Update October 22, 2013 - 11:15am Addthis Welcome to the eighth issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update helps Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events, training, technology, and changes to acquisition requirements. Custom FEMP Alerts Don't wait for the next newsletter to hear about new efficiency requirements! Sign up for FEMP's customized alerts to get the latest product acquisition guidance and efficiency requirements delivered to your inbox as soon as they are published. Visit FEMP's Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Updates subscription page, and fill out your contact information and preferences.

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Nuclear Safety Component and Services Procurement, June 29, 2011 (HSS CRAD 45-12, Rev. 1)  

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Office Office of Enforcement and Oversight Criteria Review and Approach Document Subject: Nuclear Safety Component and Services Procurement Inspection Criteria, Inspection Activities, and Lines of Inquiry HS: HSSCRAD 45-12 Rev.: 1 Eff.Date: 06/29/2011 Page 1 of 15 Acting Director, Office of Safety and Emergency Management Evaluations Date: G> |W ^ Criteria Lead, Nuclear Safety Component Procurement Date: G>/z9/z<>// 1.0 PURPOSE Within the Office of Enforcement and Oversight, the Office of Safety and Emergency Management Evaluations' mission is to assess the effectiveness of those environment, safety, and health systems and practices used by line and contractor organizations in implementing Integrated Safety Management; and to provide clear, concise, and independent evaluations of performance in protecting our workers, the public, and the environment from

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Interacting viscous instabilities in microfluidic systems Thomas Cubaud*a  

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Interacting viscous instabilities in microfluidic systems Thomas Cubaud*a and Thomas G. Mason, evolution, and stability of microfluidic flows involving two or more miscible fluids that have different viscosities. When two liquids that have widely different viscosities are injected into a rigid microfluidic

Cubaud, Thomas

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Graphene: From Diffusive to Ultraclean-Interacting Systems  

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Graphene: From Diffusive to Ultraclean-Interacting Systems Inauguraldissertation zur Erlangung der. Introduction 1 2. The Properties of Graphene 3 2.1. Band Structure of Graphene . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 2.1.1. Single Layer Graphene . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 2.1.2. Bilayer Graphene

Amrhein, Valentin

219

Beyond Energy Monitors: Interaction, Energy, and Emerging Energy Systems  

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Beyond Energy Monitors: Interaction, Energy, and Emerging Energy Systems James Pierce, Eric Paulos, paulos} @ cs.cmu.edu ABSTRACT Motivated by a recent surge of research related to energy and sustainability, this paper presents a review of energy- related work within HCI as well as from literature

Paulos, Eric

220

Modeling Interactions of the Rat's Place and Head Direction Systems  

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Modeling Interactions of the Rat's Place and Head Direction Systems A. David Redish and David S in a set of experiments by Sharp et al. (1990). 1 The Sharp et al., 1990 experiment Rats spent multiple sessions finding food scattered randomly on the floor of a black cylin­ drical arena with a white cue card

Touretzky, David S.

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QUANTUM DYNAMICS OF TRANSITION PROCESSES IN THE INTERACTING SYSTEMS  

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for the description of the simultaneous quantum dynamics of the open and closed string fields in the unified string transition processes as well as stationary regimes in pairs of the interacting systems with auto--oscillations of the simultaneous quan­ tum dynamics of closed and open string fields in the unified string field theory

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Non-equilibrium magnetic interactions in strongly correlated systems  

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We formulate a low-energy theory for the magnetic interactions between electrons in the multi-band Hubbard model under non-equilibrium conditions determined by an external time-dependent electric field which simulates laser-induced spin dynamics. We derive expressions for dynamical exchange parameters in terms of non-equilibrium electronic Green functions and self-energies, which can be computed, e.g., with the methods of time-dependent dynamical mean-field theory. Moreover, we find that a correct description of the system requires, in addition to exchange, a new kind of magnetic interaction, that we name twist exchange, which formally resembles Dzyaloshinskii–Moriya coupling, but is not due to spin–orbit, and is actually due to an effective three-spin interaction. Our theory allows the evaluation of the related time-dependent parameters as well. -- Highlights: •We develop a theory for magnetism of strongly correlated systems out of equilibrium. •Our theory is suitable for laser-induced ultrafast magnetization dynamics. •We write time-dependent exchange parameters in terms of electronic Green functions. •We find a new magnetic interaction, a “twist exchange”. •We give general expressions for magnetic noise in itinerant-electron systems.

Secchi, A., E-mail: a.secchi@science.ru.nl [Institute for Molecules and Materials, Radboud University Nijmegen, 6525 AJ Nijmegen (Netherlands); Brener, S.; Lichtenstein, A.I. [Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universitat Hamburg, Jungiusstraße 9, D-20355 Hamburg (Germany)] [Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universitat Hamburg, Jungiusstraße 9, D-20355 Hamburg (Germany); Katsnelson, M.I. [Institute for Molecules and Materials, Radboud University Nijmegen, 6525 AJ Nijmegen (Netherlands)] [Institute for Molecules and Materials, Radboud University Nijmegen, 6525 AJ Nijmegen (Netherlands)

2013-06-15T23:59:59.000Z

223

Truncation of Periodic Image Interactions for Confined Systems  

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First principles methods based on periodic boundary conditions are used extensively by materials theorists. However, applying these methods to systems with confined electronic states entails the use of large unit cells in order to avoid artificial image interactions. We present a general approach for truncating the Coulomb interaction that removes image effects directly and leads to well converged results for modest-sized periodic cells. As an illustration, we find the lowest-energy quasiparticle and exciton states in two-dimensional hexagonal GaN sheets. These sheets have been proposed as parent materials for single-walled GaN nanotubes which may be of interest for optoelectronics.

Sohrab Ismail-Beigi

2006-03-16T23:59:59.000Z

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PROCEEDINGS OF THE WORKSHOP ON LHC INTERACTION REGION CORRECTION SYSTEMS  

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The Workshop on LHC Interaction Region Correction Systems was held at Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, on 6 and 7 May 1999. It was attended by 25 participants from 5 institutions. The performance of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at collision energy is limited by the field quality of the interaction region quadrupoles and dipoles. In three sessions the workshop addressed the field quality of the these magnets, reviewed the principles and efficiency of global and local correction schemes and finalized a corrector layout. The session on Field Quality Issues, chaired by J. Strait (FNAL), discussed the progress made by KEK and FNAL in achieving the best possible field quality in the interaction region quadrupoles. Results of simulation studies were presented that assess the effects of magnetic field errors with simulation studies. Attention was given to the uncertainties in predicting and measuring field errors. The session on Global Correction, chaired by J.-P. Koutchouk (CERN), considered methods of reducing the nonlinear detuning or resonance driving terms in the accelerator one-turn map by either sorting or correcting. The session also discussed the crossing angle dependence of the dynamic aperture and operational experience from LEP. The session on Local Correction, chaired by T. Taylor (CERN), discussed the location, strength and effectiveness of multipole correctors in the interaction regions for both proton and heavy ion operation. Discussions were based on technical feasibility considerations and dynamic aperture requirements. The work on linear corrections in the interaction regions was reviewed.

FISCHER,W.; WEI,J.

1999-09-02T23:59:59.000Z

225

Foundation of Hydrodynamics for Systems with Strong Interactions  

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For a dense and strongly interacting system, such as a nucleus or a strongly-coupled quark-gluon plasma, the foundation of hydrodynamics can be better found in the quantum description of constituents moving in the strong mean fields generated by all other particles. Using the result that the Schroedinger equation and the Klein-Gordon equation can be written in hydrodynamical forms, we find that the probability currents of the many-body system in the mean-field description obey a hydrodynamical equation with stress tensors arising from many contributions: quantum effects, mean-field interactions, and thermal fluctuations. The influence of various contributions to the hydrodynamical motion is expected to vary with the temperature, as the quantum and mean-field stress tensors playing more important roles at low and moderate temperatures.

Cheuk-Yin Wong

2010-11-30T23:59:59.000Z

226

DOE-ID Procurement Services � the action team  

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DOE-ID Procurement Services � the action team DOE-ID Procurement Services � the action team Passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 included billions of dollars in additional funding for energy efficiency improvements to U.S. homes and businesses. By early July, the U.S. Department of Energy was hard pressed to get that funding to the communities who needed it to reduce their power bills. That�s when DOE�s Office of Energy Efficiency asked the department�s Idaho Operations Office for support from DOE-ID�s Procurement Services team. Rapid response Pat Alexander-Johnson (top) and Jeff Fogg (bottom) are two highly-trained and experienced contract specialists with the U.S. Department of Energy's Idaho Operations Office. Within moments of receiving its orders, the 10-member team shifted into

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Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products November 2011 Update |  

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November 2011 November 2011 Update Federal Procurement of Energy-Efficient Products November 2011 Update October 22, 2013 - 11:25am Addthis Welcome to the second issue of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement! This bi-monthly update will help Federal procurement officials, facility managers, and others remain up to date on events, training, technology, and changes to acquisition requirements. In This Issue: FEMP-Designated Efficiency Requirement Updates Low Standby Power Update Federal Energy and Water Management Award Winners OMB Scorecards Due in January GreenGov 2011 Upcoming Events and Conferences Contacts and Subscriptions FEMP-Designated Efficiency Requirement Updates FEMP will update the following efficiency requirements in November 2011: Fluorescent Ballasts Fluorescent Luminaires

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First Energy Ohio - Renewable Energy Credit Procurements | Department of  

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First Energy Ohio - Renewable Energy Credit Procurements First Energy Ohio - Renewable Energy Credit Procurements First Energy Ohio - Renewable Energy Credit Procurements < Back Eligibility Commercial Savings Category Bioenergy Alternative Fuel Vehicles Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Buying & Making Electricity Water Solar Wind Program Info Start Date 07/01/2010 State Ohio Program Type Performance-Based Incentive Provider Navigant Consulting '''''Note: FirstEnergy will periodically solicit proposals for long term contracts. The most recent application has a due date of October 22, 2012. Check the program web site for the most recent Requests for Proposals. ''''' As part of its [http://www.puco.ohio.gov/emplibrary/files/media/Publications/Fact_Sheets... Electric Security Plan], FirstEnergy will periodically solicit proposals

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External > Home > Procurement > Contact Information  

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Contacts Contacts Barbara J. Jackson, Director Procurement and Contracts Division (865) 576-0795 (865) 576-9188 (Fax) Email: JacksonBJ@oro.doe.gov Major Function: Overall management of Division Acquisitions, Financial Assistance, Small Business Program, Real Estate, Personal Property Freda Hopper Small Business Program Manager (865) 576-9430 (865) 576-9188 (Fax) Email: HopperFH@oro.doe.gov Major Function: Small Business Program Karen Shears, Chief Special Acquisitions Branch (865) 241-6411 (865) 576-3375 (Fax) Email: ShearsKS@oro.doe.gov Major Function: Environmental and Reindustrialization Contracts Robert O. Collins, Chief Acquisition Services Branch (865) 574-0944 (865) 241-2549 (Fax) Email: CollinsRO@oro.doe.gov Major Function: Service Contracts, Procurement Policy, Procurement Support, Simplified Acquisitions

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Procurement, Innovation and Green Growth: The story continues...  

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Foreword by the Hon. Ida Auken, Minister for the Environment, Denmark Foreword by the Hon. Ida Auken, Minister for the Environment, Denmark Procurement, Innovation and Green Growth 2 Partnership for Procurement and Green Growth members: www.iisd.org/pgg In partnership with: Procurement, Innovation and Green Growth: The story continues... © 2012 The International Institute for Sustainable Development Published by the International Institute for Sustainable Development. ISBN: 978-1-894784-60-3 International Institute for Sustainable Development The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) contributes to sustainable development by advancing policy recommendations on international trade and investment, economic policy, climate change and energy, and management of natural and social capital, as well as the enabling role of communication technologies in these

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Nuclear Procurement Issues Committee NUPIC | Open Energy Information  

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Procurement Issues Committee NUPIC Procurement Issues Committee NUPIC Jump to: navigation, search Name Nuclear Procurement Issues Committee (NUPIC) Place Brownville, Tennessee Zip 68321 Sector Services Product String representation "Formed in 1989 ... o the Industry." is too long. Coordinates 44.002249°, -75.983213° Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":14,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":44.002249,"lon":-75.983213,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Long term evolution of an interacting binary system  

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We describe a new code to simulate the stellar evolution of a close interacting binary system. It is then used to calculate the evolution of a classical nova system composed of a 1.25 Msun Main-Sequence (MS) star and a 1.0 Msun white dwarf (WD) companion. The system begins as a well separated non-interacting binary system. Initially, the two stars evolve independently of each other. However, Roche lobe overflow begins as the MS star expands on its way to become a Red Giant. We follow the mass accreted onto the WD and the ensuing nuclear runaways for several thousand flashes. The main finding is that the Roche-Lobe mass transfer rate is modulated by oscillations in the MS star, with a period that is somewhat shorter than the thermal time scale of the star. This periodically modulates the rate of thermonuclear flashes on the WD, between once every 12000 yrs, such that the WD can cool, to once every 300 yrs, such that it cannot. The system is further complicated by the secular drift in the secondary modulation. ...

Shaviv, Giora; Shaviv, Nir J

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Product Purchasing & Procurement template | ENERGY STAR Buildings & Plants  

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Product Purchasing & Procurement template Product Purchasing & Procurement template Secondary menu About us Press room Contact Us Portfolio Manager Login Facility owners and managers Existing buildings Commercial new construction Industrial energy management Small business Service providers Service and product providers Verify applications for ENERGY STAR certification Design commercial buildings Energy efficiency program administrators Commercial and industrial program sponsors Associations State and local governments Federal agencies Tools and resources Training In This Section Campaigns Commercial building design Communications resources Energy management guidance Financial resources Portfolio Manager Products and purchasing Recognition Research and reports Service and product provider (SPP) resources Success stories

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Policy Flash 2013-21 Change to Procurement Evaluation & Re-Engineering...  

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1 Change to Procurement Evaluation & Re-Engineering Team (PERT) Review Cycle Policy Flash 2013-21 Change to Procurement Evaluation & Re-Engineering Team (PERT) Review Cycle Policy...

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POLICY FLASH 2014-25 Revision to the Procurement Strategy Panel...  

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25 Revision to the Procurement Strategy Panel (PSP) Briefing Process POLICY FLASH 2014-25 Revision to the Procurement Strategy Panel (PSP) Briefing Process POLICY FLASH 2014-25...

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Dalhousie University Sustainable Procurement Checklist Dalhousie University (Halifax, NS) has a signed Sustainability Policy and Statement of Principles. Our  

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Dalhousie University Sustainable Procurement Checklist Dalhousie University (Halifax, NS) has a signed Sustainability Policy and Statement of Principles. Our Procurement Policy reflects the importance of sustainability considerations

Brownstone, Rob

237

Effective interaction approach to the Fermi hard-sphere system  

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The formalism based on correlated basis functions and the cluster expansion technique has been recently employed to derive an effective interaction from a realistic nuclear hamiltonian. To gauge the reliability of this scheme, we perform a systematic comparison between the results of its application to the Fermi hard-sphere system and the predictions obtained from low-density expansions, as well as from other many-body techniques. The analysis of a variety of properties, including the ground state energy, the effective mass and the momentum distribution, shows that the effective interaction approach is remarkably accurate, thus suggesting that it may be employed to achieve a consistent description of the structure and dynamics of nuclear matter in the density region relevant to astrophysical applications.

Angela Mecca; Alessandro Lovato; Omar Benhar; Artur Polls

2014-10-31T23:59:59.000Z

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Effective interaction approach to the Fermi hard-sphere system  

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The formalism based on correlated basis functions and the cluster expansion technique has been recently employed to derive an effective interaction from a realistic nuclear hamiltonian. To gauge the reliability of this scheme, we perform a systematic comparison between the results of its application to the Fermi hard-sphere system and the predictions obtained from low-density expansions, as well as from other many-body techniques. The analysis of a variety of properties, including the ground state energy, the effective mass and the momentum distribution, shows that the effective interaction approach is remarkably accurate, thus suggesting that it may be employed to achieve a consistent description of the structure and dynamics of nuclear matter in the density region relevant to astrophysical applications.

Mecca, Angela; Benhar, Omar; Polls, Artur

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Contacts for the Assistant General Counsel for Procurement and Financial Assistance  

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Joseph A. Lenhard, Assistant General Counsel for Procurement & Financial Assistance 202-586-0321 joseph.lenhard@hq.doe.gov

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Peer Review of the Federal Energy Management Program Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Portfolio  

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Document details the peer review of the Federal Energy Management Program Energy-Efficient Product Procurement portfolio.

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241

Procuring and Implementing Solar Projects on Public Buildings: How to Avoid Common Pitfalls (Text Version)  

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Transcript of the webinar, "Procuring and Implementing Solar Projects on Public Buildings: How to Avoid Common Pitfalls."

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RESOLUTION NO. 13-125 APPROVING AND ADOPTING A RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES PROCUREMENT  

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RESOLUTION NO. 13-125 APPROVING AND ADOPTING A RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES PROCUREMENT PLAN regulations require the adoption of a Renewable Energy Resources Procurement Plan that complies with the CEC Hercules Municipal Utility Renewable Energy Resources Procurement Plan, to comply with the CEC's October 1

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CITY OF GRIDLEY ADOPTION OF THE CITY OF GRIDLEY RENEWABLE ENERGY PROCUREMENT AND  

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establishes minimum quantities of renewable energy resources that load serving entities must procureCITY OF GRIDLEY ADOPTION OF THE CITY OF GRIDLEY RENEWABLE ENERGY PROCUREMENT AND ENFORCEMENT will consider the adoption of the City of Gridley Electric Renewable Portfolio Standard Procurement

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Energy Department Issues Draft Request For Proposal for Nuclear Regulatory Commission Licensed Facilities Procurement  

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Cincinnati – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today issued a Draft Request for Proposal (DRFP) for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Licensed Facilities procurement. The NRC Licensed Facilities procurement is one of the four procurements that resulted from the Idaho Site Office of Environmental Management Post FY 2015 Acquisition Planning.

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Information System Owner | Department of Energy  

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

Owner Information System Owner The Information System Owner (also referred to as System Owner) is the individual responsible for the overall procurement, development, integration,...

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OTEC Cold Water Pipe-Platform Sub-System Dynamic Interaction...  

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

OTEC Cold Water Pipe-Platform Sub-System Dynamic Interaction Validation (OPPSDIV) OTEC Cold Water Pipe-Platform Sub-System Dynamic Interaction Validation (OPPSDIV) OTEC Cold Water...

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Sequential Procurement Auctions and Their Effect on Investment Decisions  

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Sequential Procurement Auctions and Their Effect on Investment Decisions Gonzalo Cisternas Nicol and the investment level for an environment where two projects must be adjudicated sequentially, and the winner of the first project has the opportunity to invest in a distributional upgrade for its costs in the second

Rapaport, Iván

248

Volumetric Hedging in Electricity Procurement Department of Industrial Engineering  

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Volumetric Hedging in Electricity Procurement Yumi Oum Department of Industrial Engineering electricity service at regulated prices in restructured electricity markets, face price and quantity risk. We in the electricity industry has put high price risk on market partici- pants, particularly on load serving entities

Oren, Shmuel S.

249

Energy Procurement Strategies in the Presence of Intermittent Sources  

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.g., wind energy, poses significant challenges for utility companies trying to incorporate renewable energy energy procurement strategy and study the impact of increasing renewable penetration, and of proposed, wind energy is expected to play a major role. There has been an explosive growth in installed wind

Adlakha, Sachin

250

Titration Microcalorimetry Study: Interaction of Drug and Ionic Microgel System  

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Doxorubicin (DOX) and Pluronic-PAA interaction was investigated using isothermal titration calorimetry (ITC). DOX/polymer interaction is governed primarily by electrostatic interaction. The uptake of DOX results in the ...

Tian, Y.

251

Fuel Cell Technologies Office: Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A  

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Procuring Fuel Cells Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers (Text Version) to someone by E-mail Share Fuel Cell Technologies Office: Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers (Text Version) on Facebook Tweet about Fuel Cell Technologies Office: Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers (Text Version) on Twitter Bookmark Fuel Cell Technologies Office: Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers (Text Version) on Google Bookmark Fuel Cell Technologies Office: Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers (Text Version) on Delicious Rank Fuel Cell Technologies Office: Procuring Fuel Cells for

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The component interaction network approach for modeling of complex thermal systems  

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A practical approach for the thermal modeling of complex thermal systems, called the component interaction network (CIN) is presented. Its stages are explained: description of the thermal system as a set of non-overlapping components and their interactions ... Keywords: Component interaction network, Electric furnace, Experimental validation, Heat transfer, Rapid thermal processing, Thermal modeling

K. El Khoury; G. Mouawad; G. El Hitti; M. Nemer

2013-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

253

Natural Gas Procurement Challenges for a Project Financed Cogeneration Facility  

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these criteria as inconsistent with UCC project economics and normal procurement practice. A. TERM OF CONTRACT The trend in the industry was strongly moving away from long term fixed price contracts. Natural Gas prices had moved steadily upward through..., by 1986? the problem of long term take or pay contracts in the Industry was overwhelming. Most producers had written some contracts at very low prices that had not expired while consumers were replacing contract written at high prices. However...

Good, R. L.; Calvert, T. B.; Pavlish, B. A.

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

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36 36 DATE: March 7 , 2013 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Update to Congressional Notifications - Acquisition Guide Chapter 5.1 and Guide to Financial Assistance Chapter 2, Section 2.6.1 SUMMARY: Since we previously notified you in Policy Flash 2012-44 for Congressional notifications, there are changes to the process. On March 15, 2013, the automated system will be implemented via a phased approach. As your office transitions to the automated system, reporting for awards and modifications shall be through the automated system. For offices which will not begin using the automated system until later, these offices shall continue to do manual reporting

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

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4-10 4-10 DATE: November 26 , 2013 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Update to Congressional Notifications - Full Implementation of Advanced Notification of Awards (ANA) System SUMMARY: Policy Flash 2013-36 transmitted Acquisition Guide Chapter 5.1 and Guide to Financial Assistance Chapter 2, Section 2.6 describing the revised ANA process. There are no changes to these two chapters. As described in the earlier Policy Flash, the system was being implemented in a Phased approach. On October 25, 2013, the second and final phase of the ANA system was implemented. The system is now mandatory for all DOE organizations as

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Organ Procurement and Perfusion before Transplantation  

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...support of small pumps, a technique that he refined in the 1930s in cooperation with the aviator Charles Lindbergh. In the United States, Folkert Belzer and coworkers initiated detailed investigations into organ storage and introduced a clinically successful pulsatile pumping system (Figure 1) in the... Organ transplantation is one of the great success stories of modern medicine. Living-donor kidney transplantations between identical twins during the early 1950s first demonstrated the overall feasibility of this procedure and ultimately paved the way to ...

Tullius S.G.; García-Cardeña G.

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

257

User readiness to interact with information systems - a human activity perspective  

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This study focuses on how and why people become ready to interact with certain information systems (IS) based on their previous experiences with the same and/or similar systems. User-system interaction can be regarded as a mediated and collaborative...

Sun, Jun

2006-10-30T23:59:59.000Z

258

AN EVALUATION OF SOLAR VALUATION METHODS USED IN UTILITY PLANNING AND PROCUREMENT PROCESSES  

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and procurement 3. SOLAR TECHNOLOGIES CONSIDERED IN PLANNINGCategory TABLE 2: SOLAR TECHNOLOGIES INCLUDED IN ASSESSMENTcredit assigned to solar technologies by the LSE determines

Mills, Andrew D.

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

259

Jasper Procurement, Trade, and Control in Orange County: Comments and Observations  

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INY-372). MS in preparation. Jasper Procurement, Trade, andquestion of prehistoric jasper pro- curement/trade/control.conventional wisdom that jasper recovered from Orange County

Koerper, Henry C; Ericson, Jonathon E; Fife, Donald L; Shackley, M Steven; Singer, Clay A; Minch, John A

1992-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

260

Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Decision Makers  

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Presentation slides from the May 8, 2012, Fuel Cell Technologies Program webinar, Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers.

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Webinar: Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers  

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Video recording and text version of the webinar titled, Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers, originally presented on May 8, 2012.

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E-Print Network 3.0 - army procurement programs Sample Search...  

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Program',. Army AL&T Magazine. Yoder, E. (2005). 'Training and Educating Contingency Contracting... Assistant Secretary of the Army, was to determine if Army procurement and...

263

Enabling interactive exploration of cultural heritage: an experience of designing systems  

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a successful product, real users have to be involved in the design process so that interaction designers can1 Enabling interactive exploration of cultural heritage: an experience of designing systems that enable interactive exploration of historical sites, not only for enhancing the user experience but also

Costabile, Maria F.

264

Vibration–mediated interactions in a host–parasitoid system  

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22 February 1997 research-article Vibration-mediated interactions in a host-parasitoid...was to obtain behavioral evidence of vibration mediated interactions between the apple...their respective responses to the leaf vibrations produced by the other party. We analysed...

1997-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

265

Interacting particle systems at the edge of multilevel Dyson Brownian motions  

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We study the joint asymptotic behavior of spacings between particles at the edge of multilevel Dyson Brownian motions, when the number of levels tends to infinity. Despite the global interactions between particles in multilevel Dyson Brownian motions, we observe a decoupling phenomenon in the limit: the global interactions become negligible and only the local interactions remain. The resulting limiting objects are interacting particle systems which can be described as Brownian versions of certain totally asymmetric exclusion processes. This is the first appearance of a particle system with local interactions in the context of general $\\beta$ random matrix models.

Vadim Gorin; Mykhaylo Shkolnikov

2014-09-06T23:59:59.000Z

266

The Use of a Web?Based Classroom Interaction System in Introductory Physics Classes  

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A web?based interaction system was used in algebra?based and calculus?based physics classes to enhance students’ classroom interaction. The interactive teaching approach primarily incorporated elements of Mazur’s Peer Instruction and Interactive Lecture Demonstration. In our implementation students used personal digital assistants (PDAs) to interact with their instructor during lecture and classroom demonstration. In this paper we document the perceptions and attitudes of algebra?based and calculus?based physics students towards the interactive teaching approach and likewise present data on how this approach affected students’ performance on the Force Concept Inventory (FCI).

Edgar D. Corpuz; Ma. Aileen A. Corpuz; Rolando Rosalez

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

267

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

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4 4 DATE: October 30 , 2013 TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Continuing Appropriations Act, 2014 -- Congressional Notification of Pending Contract or Financial Assistance Actions in excess of $1 Million under the Continuing Resolution SUMMARY: Section 101(a)(6) of the Continuing Appropriations Resolution Act, 2014, Pub. L No. 113-46, makes appropriations available through January 15, 2014 for continuing projects or activities that were conducted under Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013, Pub. L. No.113-6, under the same authority and conditions. Therefore, the Section 311

268

10 CFR Part 436 Federal Procurement of Energy Efficient Products  

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* Design, design/build, renovation, retrofit and services contracts; facility maintenance and operations contracts; as well as energy savings performance contracts and utility energy service contracts. * If applicable, lease agreements for buildings or equipment, including build-to-lease contracts, such as those used to implement the Military Housing Privatization Initiative. Further, agencies should require the procurement of ENERGY STAR and FEMP designated products in new service contracts and other existing service contracts as they are recompeted and should, to the extent possible, incorporate such requirements and preferences into existing contracts as they are modified or extended through options. As directed by section 553(b)(3), Federal agencies should include criteria

269

TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director  

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5 5 DATE: January15, 2014 TO: Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Determination of Benchmark Compensation Amount for Certain Executives and Employees (Update) SUMMARY: The purpose of this Flash is to update Policy Flash 2014-12 issued on December 28, 2013 to reflect the current Executive Compensation Cap pursuant to the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 (H.J.Res. 59) which was signed into law on December 26, 2013. The provision in Section 702 - "Limitation on allowable government contractor compensation costs"- limits how much a contractor could charge the federal government for an

270

Memorandum for Chief Acquisition Officers, Senior Procurement Executives  

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June 6, 2008 June 6, 2008 MEMORANDUM FOR CHIEF ACQUISITION OFFICERS SENIOR PROCUREMENT EXECUTIVES FROM: Paul A. Denett Administrator SUBJECT: Improving the Management and Use of Interagency Acquisitions Interagency acquisitions offer important benefits to federal agencies, including economies and efficiencies and the ability to leverage resources. The attached guidance is intended to help agencies achieve the greatest value possible from interagency acquisitions. Effective management and use of interagency acquisitions is a shared responsibility, especially for assisted acquisitions. Lack of clear lines of responsibility between agencies with requirements (requesting agencies) and the agencies which provide acquisition support and

271

Towards a Service-Oriented Architecture for Interactive Ubiquitous Entertainment Systems  

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Towards a Service-Oriented Architecture for Interactive Ubiquitous Entertainment Systems Giovanni introduce a service-oriented architecture for ubiquitous entertainment systems to establish collaborative. Keywords: ubiquitous entertainment, service-oriented architecture, mobile device. 1 Introduction The vision

Boyer, Edmond

272

Colloidal particle-surface interactions in atmospheric and aquatic systems.  

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??Colloidal particles suspended in a liquid or gas phase often interact with a solid-liquid or solid-gas interface. In this study, experimental data through atomic force… (more)

Chung, Eunhyea

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

273

Interaction systems design and the protocol-and middleware-centred paradigms in distributed application development  

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Interaction systems design and the protocol- and middleware-centred paradigms in distributed the benefits and importance of interaction systems design in the development of distributed applications. We in the development of distributed applications. Typical design methods based on the re-use of middleware platforms

van Sinderen, Marten

274

Spin glass behavior in an interacting -Fe2O3 nanoparticle system D. Parker*1  

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- 1 - Spin glass behavior in an interacting -Fe2O3 nanoparticle system D. Parker*1 , V. Dupuis+2 glass behavior of a concentrated assembly of interacting maghemite nanoparticles and compare it to that of canonical atomic spin glass systems. ac versus temperature and frequency measurements show evidence

Boyer, Edmond

275

Wayfinding without Visual Cues: Evaluation of an Interactive Audio Map System  

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......Evaluation of an Interactive Audio Map System Esther Loeliger 1...evaluation of an interactive audio map system that enables blind...is the fast food restaurant Subway. Make your way across the railway...they show that ambient 3D audio significantly improves the chances......

Esther Loeliger; Tony Stockman

2014-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

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POLICY FLASH 2013-58 POLICY FLASH 2013-58 DATE: June 5, 2013 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Revised Guide for Financial Assistance SUMMARY: Attached is a revised Guide for Financial Assistance. The Guide has been updated to reflect changes to web sites, organization names, systems, and DOE policies and practices since the guide was last issued. The revision date has been inserted in the section heading for all sections that had substantive changes (not just web site or organization name changes). This flash and its attachments may be viewed at http://management.energy.gov/policy_guidance/policy_flashes.htm.

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rev September 2003 Radiation Safety Manual Section 11 Procurement of Radioactive Material  

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rev September 2003 Radiation Safety Manual Section 11 ­ Procurement of Radioactive Material Page 11-1 Section 11 Procurement of Radioactive Materials Contents A. Authorization to Order Radioactive Materials. Authorized Investigator Package Monitoring.................................11-3 3. No Contamination Detected

Wilcock, William

278

THE TOWER FOUNDATION OF SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY Procurement Card Application  

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THE TOWER FOUNDATION OF SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY Procurement Card Application CARDHOLDER card is lost or stolen, I will notify the Tower Foundation immediately. I will surrender my Procurement Card to Tower Foundation upon termination of employment or upon reallocation of duties which do

Eirinaki, Magdalini

279

GUIDELINES FOR THE PROCUREMENT OF FREE AND OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE IN PUBLIC  

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in this paper also apply to both open source and proprietary software procurement procedures and scenarios and Georgia Tseliou1,2 1 Computer Technology Institute & Press "Diophantus" 2 Computer Engineering, procurement and Information Technology managers and staff in addition to any existing national or European

Bouras, Christos

280

Proposal concerning the participation of CERN in the procurement of depleted-uranium sheets for the UA1 calorimeter upgrading  

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Proposal concerning the participation of CERN in the procurement of depleted-uranium sheets for the UA1 calorimeter upgrading

1985-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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281

IMMPACT: A System for Interactive Proximity Queries On Massive Models  

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it for interaction with a CAD model of a power plant consisting of over 15 million triangles. We are able to perform e.g. submarines, airplanes, power plants etc.. A key component of such environments is the ability, ONR Young Investigator Award, Honda and Intel 1 #12;1 Introduction The current technology for virtual

North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of

282

Modelling Legacy Telecommunications Switching Systems for Interaction Analysis  

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Calder,M. Reiff,S. Systems Engineering for Business Process Change, P. Henderson (ed.) pp 182-195 Springer

Calder, M.

283

MEMORANDUM FOR HEADS OF CONTRACTING ACTIVITY AND PROCUREMENT DIRECTORS  

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6,2010 6,2010 MEMORANDUM FOR HEADS OF CONTRACTING ACTIVITY AND PROCUREMENT DIRECTORS FROM: SUBJECT: PATRICK M. FERRARO ACTING DIRECTOR OFFICE OR PROCUREMEN ! f ASSISTANCE M JOSEPH WADDEL DIRECTOR r & OFFICE OF ACQU&ITION AND I SUPPLY MANAGEMENT (NA-63) NATIONAL NUCLEAR SECURITY ADMINISTRATION Acquisition Career Management Handbook Change 2010-03 Chapter 3 Federal Acquisition Certification in Contracting (FAC-C) Level II The purpose of this memorandum is t o announce ACMP Change 2010-03. This change amends the experience requirement for FAC-C Level II certification as currently stated in Chapter 3 o f the January 2009, revision of the Department's Acquisition Career Management Program Handbook (ref: Policy Flash 2009-17). In order for the Department of Energy (DOE) t

284

Linking Procurement Resources and Structures - Final 4-25-13  

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90E 90E Linking Resources and Structures: Increasing the Effectiveness of Energy Efficient Government Procurement Programs Andrew Weber, Christopher Payne Environmental Energy Technologies Division May 2012 This work was supported by the Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency ERNEST ORLANDO LAWRENCE BERKELEY NATIONAL LABORATORY and Renewable Energy, Federal Energy Management Program, of the U.S. Department of Energy under Contract No. DE-AC02-05CH11231. Disclaimer This document was prepared as an account of work sponsored by the United States Government. While this document is believed to contain correct information, neither the United States Government nor any agency thereof, nor The Regents of the University of California, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or

285

A Motion Capture System Based on Natural Interaction Devices.  

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??This thesis investigated the feasibility of building a simple and affordable motion capturing system. A pre-study was made to understand the potential uses and benefits… (more)

Fahim, George

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

286

HUMAN ROBOT INTERACTION FOR MULTI-ROBOT SYSTEMS A Dissertation Proposal by  

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HUMAN ROBOT INTERACTION FOR MULTI-ROBOT SYSTEMS A Dissertation Proposal by Bennie G. Lewis Jr. 11 Hughes Annie Wu #12;Outline Abstract ii 1 Introduction 1 2 Related Work 3 2.1 Human Robot Interaction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 2.2 Multi-Robot Manipulation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 2

Sukthankar, Gita Reese

287

Building Robot Systems to Interact With People in Real Environments Bruce A. Maxwell  

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Building Robot Systems to Interact With People in Real Environments Bruce A. Maxwell Swarthmore College Swarthmore, PA 19081 maxwell@swarthmore.edu September 23, 2006 1 Introduction Building robots to interact with real people in real environments poses many challenges to both the robots

Maxwell, Bruce

288

The Interaction of Non-Magnetic Solar System Bodies with Fast  

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The Interaction of Non-Magnetic Solar System Bodies with Fast Moving Plasma. Andrew F. Nagy1, Dalal( )= nsqs us - u+( )Ã? B+ nee (J Ã? B - pe )+ Ss us #12;General Picture of Solar Wind Interaction with a Non-dynamic, single-fluid and multi-fluid MHD models. Hybrid models: These models use kinetic equations for the ions

Johnson, Robert E.

289

Coherence and Partial Coherence in Interacting Electron Systems  

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We study coherence of electron transport through interacting quantum dots and discuss the relation of the coherent part to the flux-sensitive conductance for three different types of Aharonov-Bohm interferometers. Contributions to transport in first and second order in the intrinsic linewidth of the dot levels are addressed in detail. We predict an asymmetry of the interference signal around resonance peaks as a consequence of incoherence associated with spin-flip processes. Furthermore, we show by strict calculation that first-order contributions can be partially or even fully coherent. This contrasts with the sequential-tunneling picture which describes first-order transport as a sequence of incoherent processes.

Jürgen König and Yuval Gefen

2001-04-23T23:59:59.000Z

290

Subsystem Interaction Analysis in Power Distribution Systems of Next Generation Airlifters  

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1 Subsystem Interaction Analysis in Power Distribution Systems of Next Generation Airlifters Sriram power distribution system of a next generation transport aircraft is addressed. Detailed analysis with the analysis of subsystem integration in power distribution systems of next generation transport aircraft

Lindner, Douglas K.

291

Applied fractionalization : quantum phases and phase transitions of strongly interacting systems  

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Strongly correlated systems present interesting challenges in condensed matter physics. On the one hand, the theoretical work in the last two decades suggests that strong interactions may lead to new phases and phase ...

Grover, Tarun, Ph. D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

292

Analysis of electromechanical interactions in a flywheel system with a doubly fed induction machine  

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This paper analyzes the electromechanical inter-action in a flywheel system with a doubly fed induction machine, used for wind farm power smoothing or grid frequency response control. The grid-connected electrical machine ...

Ran, Li

293

Dynamic interaction analysis of a LIM train and elevated bridge system  

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A three-dimensional dynamic interaction model is developed for a LIM (linear induction motor) train and elevated bridge system, which is composed of a LIM-driven vehicle submodel and a finite element bridge su...

H. Xia; W. W. Guo; C. Y. Xia; Y. -L. Pi…

2009-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

294

Representing Grass– and Shrub–Snow–Atmosphere Interactions in Climate System Models  

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A vegetation-protruding-above-snow parameterization for earth system models was developed to improve energy budget calculations of interactions among vegetation, snow, and the atmosphere in nonforested areas. These areas include shrublands, ...

Glen E. Liston; Christopher A. Hiemstra

2011-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

295

Mission Specialist Human-Robot Interaction in Micro Unmanned Aerial Systems  

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This research investigated the Mission Specialist role in micro unmanned aerial systems (mUAS) and was informed by human-robot interaction (HRI) and technology findings, resulting in the design of an interface that increased the individual...

Peschel, Joshua Michael

2012-10-19T23:59:59.000Z

296

Low-Temperature Ultrafast Mobility in Systems with Long-Range Repulsive Interactions: M. Hupalo,1  

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and that this is one of the best realizations of an outstanding prediction in theoretical physics, i.e., the ``devil's staircase'' (DS) [1]. As predicted 25 years ago in systems with long-range (LR) repulsive interactions

Zaluska-Kotur, Magdalena

297

NETL Coal Power Systems & Technology: Interactive Project Map  

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Coal & Power Systems Coal & Power Systems Project Portfolio Web Map Welcome to the Strategic Center for Coal Project Portfolio Web Map assembled by NETL. The web map includes projects across all Coal & Power Systems technologies including Advanced Energy Systems, Carbon Capture, Carbon Storage, Cross-Cutting Research, Futuregen 2.0, Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage (ICCS), Clean Coal Power Initiative (CCPI), Geologic Sequestration Training and Research (GSTR), Geologic Sequestration Site Characterization (GSSC), and ICCS (Research). This active web map is updated frequently and provided for informational purposes only. The NETL Strategic Center for Coal Project Portfolio Web Map requires Microsoft Silverlight, a free downloadable browser plug-in. If Silverlight has not been installed previously you will be prompted to do so when the link is clicked to initiate the web map. Microsoft Silverlight is also available at: http://www.microsoft.com/getsilverlight/Get-Started/Install/Default.aspx.

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Dynamical Decoupling and Dephasing in Interacting Two-Level Systems  

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We implement dynamical decoupling techniques to mitigate noise and enhance the lifetime of an entangled state that is formed in a superconducting flux qubit coupled to a microscopic two-level system. By rapidly changing ...

Bylander, Jonas

299

Interaction of particles with carrier gas in HVOF spraying systems  

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Several designs of high-velocity oxygen fuel (HVOF) thermal spray systems have been created during the last ... coatings comparable in quality to detonation (D-gun) coatings. This paper presents numerical analysi...

E. Kadyrov; Y. Evdokimenko; V. Kisel; V. Kadyrov…

1994-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

300

Building HVAC Control System Interaction Issues: Two Case Studies  

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Direct Digital Control (DDC) allows HVAC equipment to be controlled at an upper level (supervisory control) through commands from a central system, or at a lower-level (local-loop control) by local controllers. The various levels of equipment...

Chen, Q.; Deng, S.; Toole, C.; Xu, C.

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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301

Procuring Architectural and Engineering Services for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability (Book), Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP)  

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Procuring Architectural Procuring Architectural and Engineering Services for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability A Resource Guide for Federal Construction Project Managers U.S. Department of Energy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Federal Energy Management Program FEDERAL ENERGY MANAGEMENT PROGRAM Procuring Architectural and Engineering Services for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability: A Resource Guide for Federal Construction Project Managers NOTICE This report was prepared as an account of work sponsored by an agency of the United States government. Neither the United States government nor any agency thereof, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, appa-

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THE LOW-MASS INTERACTING BINARY SYSTEM OO Aql REVISITED: A NEW QUADRUPLE SYSTEM  

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In this study we present photometric and spectroscopic variation analysis and an orbital period study of a low-mass interacting system OO Aql. Simultaneous solution of the light and radial velocity curves provides us with the determination of a new set of stellar physical parameters for the primary and the secondary companion, M{sub 1} = 1.05(2) M{sub Sun }, M{sub 2} = 0.89(2) M{sub Sun }, R{sub 1} = 1.38(2) R{sub Sun }, R{sub 2} = 1.28(2) R{sub Sun }, log (L{sub 1}/L{sub Sun }) = 0.258, and log (L{sub 2}/L{sub Sun }) = 0.117, and the separation of the components was determined to be a = 3.333(16) R{sub Sun }. Newly obtained parameters yield the distance of the system as 136(8) pc. Analyses of the mid-eclipse times indicate a period increase of (P/ P-dot )=4 Multiplication-Sign 10{sup 7} yr that can be interpreted in terms of the mass transfer (dM/dt) = 5 Multiplication-Sign 10{sup -8} M{sub Sun} yr{sup -1} from the less massive component to the more massive component. Our new solution confirmed that OO Aql is a multiple system in the form of AB + C + D. We found initial astrophysical parameters for the component of the system and its current age to be 8.6 Gyr using a non-conservative stellar evolution model (EV-TWIN code).

Icli, T.; Kocak, D.; Boz, G. C.; Yakut, K. [Department of Astronomy and Space Sciences, University of Ege, 35100, Bornova-Izmir (Turkey)

2013-05-15T23:59:59.000Z

303

Chaotic Emission from Electromagnetic Systems Considering Self-Interaction  

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The emission of electromagnetic waves from a system described by the H\\'enon-Heiles potential is studied in this work. The main aim being to analyze the behavior of the system when the damping term is included explicitly into the equations of motion. Energy losses at the chaotic regime and at the regular regime are compared. The results obtained here are similar to the case of gravitational waves emission, as long we consider only the energy loss. The main difference being that in the present work the energy emitted is explicitly calculated solving the equation of motion without further approximations. It is expected that the present analysis may be useful when studying the analogous problem of dissipation in gravitational systems.

Fernando Kokubun; Vilson T. Zanchin

2006-05-02T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy Management and Information Systems Study - 2014 BTO Peer...  

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

systems, including current market offerings, prior research and existing guides, the landscape of utility programs and incentives, and best practices in EMIS use and procurement....

305

Nonlinear modal interaction in HVDC/AC power systems with dc power modulation  

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In this paper investigation of nonlinear modal interaction using the normal form of vector fields technique is extended to HVDC/AC power systems with dc power modulation. The ac-dc interface equations are solved to form a state space model with second order approximation. Using the normal form technique, the system`s nonlinear dynamic characteristics are obtained. The proposed approach is applied to a 4-generator HVDC/AC test power system, and compare with the time domain solution.

Ni, Y.X. [Tsinghua Univ., Beijing (China)] [Tsinghua Univ., Beijing (China); Vittal, V.; Kliemann, W.; Fouad, A.A. [Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA (United States)] [Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA (United States)

1996-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - accelerated public procurements Sample...  

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in what we do... - to be recognised as the Centre of Excellence in procurement, contracting and fleet services for the ANU. Principles... Value for money is the core principle...

307

A Virtual Environment for Interactive Visualization of Power System Economic and Security Information  

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. In contrast, the purpose of the work presented here is to use a VE to interactively visualize more abstract of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana, IL 61801 USA Abstract Simulation and analysis of power systems often power system data. Thus this work is more akin to scientific visualization. An overview of using VEs

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Transition from a dissipative to a quasi-elastic system of particles with tunable repulsive interactions  

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A two-dimensional system of particles with tunable repulsive interactions is experimentally investigated. Soft ferromagnetic particles are placed on a vibrating rough plate and vertically confined, so that they perform a horizontal Brownian motion in a cell. When immersed in an external vertical magnetic field, the particles become magnetised and thus interact according to a dipolar repulsive law. As the amplitude of the magnetic field is increased, magnetic repulsion raises and the rate of inelastic collisions decreases. Studying the pair correlation function and the particle velocity distributions, we show that the typical properties of such a dissipative out-of-equilibrium granular gas are progressively lost, to approach those expected for a usual gas at thermodynamic equilibrium. For stronger interaction strengths, the system gradually solidifies towards a hexagonal crystal. This new setup could consequently be used as a model experimental system for out-of-equilibrium statistical physics, in which the distance to the quasi-elastic limit can be accurately controlled.

Simon Merminod; Michaël Berhanu; Eric Falcon

2014-04-15T23:59:59.000Z

309

Quantized Pumping and Topology of the Phase Diagram for a System of Interacting Bosons  

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Interacting lattice bosons at integer filling can support two distinct insulating phases, which are separated by a critical point: the Mott insulator and the Haldane insulator [E. G. Dalla Torre, E. Berg, and E. Altman, Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 260401 (2006).]. The critical point can be gapped out by breaking lattice inversion symmetry. Here, we show that encircling this critical point adiabatically pumps one boson across the system. When multiple chains are coupled, the two insulating phases are no longer sharply distinct, but the pumping property survives. This leads to strict constraints on the topology of the phase diagram of systems of quasi-one-dimensional interacting bosons.

Berg, Erez [Department of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 (United States); Levin, Michael [Department of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 (United States)] [Department of Physics, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742-4111 (United States); Altman, Ehud [Department of Condensed Matter Physics, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, 76100 (Israel)

2011-03-18T23:59:59.000Z

310

Non-local propagation of correlations in long-range interacting quantum systems  

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The maximum speed with which information can propagate in a quantum many-body system directly affects how quickly disparate parts of the system can become correlated and how difficult the system will be to describe numerically. For systems with only short-range interactions, Lieb and Robinson derived a constant-velocity bound that limits correlations to within a linear effective light cone. However, little is known about the propagation speed in systems with long-range interactions, since the best long-range bound is too loose to give the correct light-cone shape for any known spin model and since analytic solutions rarely exist. In this work, we experimentally determine the spatial and time-dependent correlations of a far-from-equilibrium quantum many-body system evolving under a long-range Ising- or XY-model Hamiltonian. For several different interaction ranges, we extract the shape of the light cone and measure the velocity with which correlations propagate through the system. In many cases we find increasing propagation velocities, which violate the Lieb-Robinson prediction, and in one instance cannot be explained by any existing theory. Our results demonstrate that even modestly-sized quantum simulators are well-poised for studying complicated many-body systems that are intractable to classical computation.

Philip Richerme; Zhe-Xuan Gong; Aaron Lee; Crystal Senko; Jacob Smith; Michael Foss-Feig; Spyridon Michalakis; Alexey V. Gorshkov; Christopher Monroe

2014-01-20T23:59:59.000Z

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Chronological History of Federal Energy-Efficient Product Procurement: Executive, Legislative and Regulatory Requirements, Actions and Mandates  

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Document provides a chronological history of the legislative actions and executive orders that contribute to the current requirements for Federal energy-efficient product procurement.

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Anticipation in the Rodent Head Direction System Can Be Explained by an Interaction of Head Movements and Vestibular Firing Properties  

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Anticipation in the Rodent Head Direction System Can Be Explained by an Interaction of Head Rossum MC. Anticipation in the rodent head direction system can be explained by an interaction of head, 2007; doi:10.1152/jn.00233.2007. The rodent head-direction (HD) system, which codes for the animal

van Rossum, Mark

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Dynamical system analysis for DBI dark energy interacting with dark matter  

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A dynamical system analysis related to Dirac Born Infeld (DBI) cosmological model has been investigated in this present work. For spatially flat FRW space time, the Einstein field equation for DBI scenario has been used to study the dynamics of DBI dark energy interacting with dark matter. The DBI dark energy model is considered as a scalar field with a nonstandard kinetic energy term. An interaction between the DBI dark energy and dark matter is considered through a phenomenological interaction between DBI scalar field and the dark matter fluid. The field equations are reduced to an autonomous dynamical system by a suitable redefinition of the basic variables. The potential of the DBI scalar field is assumed to be exponential. Finally, critical points are determined, their nature have been analyzed and corresponding cosmological scenario has been discussed.

Mahata, Nilanjana

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Laser Pointer System Intuitive Interaction for Large High-Res Displays  

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Laser Pointer System Intuitive Interaction for Large High-Res Displays LEDs Accelerometer Vibration Buttons Laser & LEDs Unlike conventional input devices like mouse and keyboard, laser pointers do that are displayed on large high-resolution screens. The laser pointer technology was developed in cooperation

Reiterer, Harald

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Material System Thermomechanics Interactions (cont'd) International Collaboration: Role / Impact / Recognition  

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& Mass Transfer, Fusion Technology, and Fusion Engineering & Design (based mostly on Ph.D. thesisMaterial System Thermomechanics Interactions (cont'd) · International Collaboration: Role / Impact scholarly journal papers in 3 years in the Journal of Nuclear Materials, International Journal of Heat

Abdou, Mohamed

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TaxiMedia: An Interactive Context-Aware Entertainment and Advertising System  

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TaxiMedia: An Interactive Context-Aware Entertainment and Advertising System Florian Alt1 , Alireza vehicles, such as trams, buses, and taxis as an advertising space is increasing since several years. However mainly the outside of the vehicles is used to show advertisements using paintings, foil or roof

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Ocean–Atmosphere Interactions in the Emergence of Complexity in Simple Chemical Systems  

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Ocean–Atmosphere Interactions in the Emergence of Complexity in Simple Chemical Systems ... In this Account, we examine how water–air interfaces, namely, the surfaces of lakes, oceans, and atmospheric aerosols on ancient Earth, facilitated the emergence of complex structures necessary for life. ... Aerosols are liquid or solid suspensions in air with a broad, power law size distribution. ...

Elizabeth C. Griffith; Adrian F. Tuck; Veronica Vaida

2012-04-17T23:59:59.000Z

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Magnetic Order in Kondo-Lattice Systems due to Electron-Electron Interactions  

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source of decoherence of electron spin qubits is the hyperfine coupling of the electron spin the electron spin and lead to the decoherence. This decoherence source can be largely suppressed whenMagnetic Order in Kondo-Lattice Systems due to Electron-Electron Interactions Bernd Braunecker

Braunecker, Bernd

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Project focus: Complete design of an interactive solar panel system to be situated on  

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Project focus: · Complete design of an interactive solar panel system to be situated on top the effective area · Two types of solar cells: · 3 panel configurations: · Real-time power output data Si panels with 30.0o tilt c) 10 CdTe panels; 38.5o tilt · Solar insolation recorder, thermometer

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Identification of interactions in fractional-order systems with high dimensions  

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This article proposes an approach to identify fractional-order systems with sparse interaction structures and high dimensions when observation data are supposed to be experimentally available. This approach includes two steps: first, it is to estimate the value of the fractional order by taking into account the solution properties of fractional-order systems; second, it is to identify the interaction coefficients among the system variables by employing the compressed sensing technique. An error analysis is provided analytically for this approach and a further improved approach is also proposed. Moreover, the applicability of the proposed approach is fully illustrated by two examples: one is to estimate the mutual interactions in a complex dynamical network described by fractional-order systems, and the other is to identify a high fractional-order and homogeneous sequential differential equation, which is frequently used to describe viscoelastic phenomena. All the results demonstrate the feasibility of figuring out the system mechanisms behind the data experimentally observed in physical or biological systems with viscoelastic evolution characters.

Ji, Xiaoxi; Wu, Yu; Sheng, Wenbo [School of Mathematical Sciences and Centre for Computational Systems Biology, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433 (China)] [School of Mathematical Sciences and Centre for Computational Systems Biology, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433 (China); Lin, Wei, E-mail: wlin@fudan.edu.cn [School of Mathematical Sciences and Centre for Computational Systems Biology, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433 (China) [School of Mathematical Sciences and Centre for Computational Systems Biology, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433 (China); Shanghai Key Laboratory of Data Science, LMNS, and Shanghai Center for Mathematical Sciences, Shanghai 200433 (China)

2014-06-15T23:59:59.000Z

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VIRTUAL MACHINES FOR MESSAGE BASED, REAL-TIME AND INTERACTIVE SIMULATION Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering  

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VIRTUAL MACHINES FOR MESSAGE BASED, REAL-TIME AND INTERACTIVE SIMULATION Hansoo Kim Chen Zhou machine interacts with the material handling system, personnel and cell or shop floor controller in real software tools that are not designed to explicitly model machine interactions. In this research, we develop

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Local procurements exceed planned goals in 5 out of 6 business categories  

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Local procurements exceed planned goals Local procurements exceed planned goals Local procurements exceed planned goals in 5 out of 6 business categories Major subcontractor's dollars impact the economy locally, regionally and nationally. April 18, 2013 Socio Economic Goals Businesses awarded LANL subcontracts exceeding $500,000 ($1 million for construction) submit small business plans including proposed goals for various socioeconomic categories so that they are consistent with LANL's Subcontracting Plan. Contact Small Business Office (505) 667-4419 Email Major subcontractors' achievements tracked to ensure consistency with LANL's Subcontracting Plan When the Laboratory awards subcontracts to large business exceeding $500,000 ($1 million for construction), these major large business subcontractors must submit small business subcontracting plans. These plans

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An interactive system for creating object models from range data based on simulated annealing  

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In hazardous applications such as remediation of buried waste and dismantlement of radioactive facilities, robots are an attractive solution. Sensing to recognize and locate objects is a critical need for robotic operations in unstructured environments. An accurate 3-D model of objects in the scene is necessary for efficient high level control of robots. Drawing upon concepts from supervisory control, the authors have developed an interactive system for creating object models from range data, based on simulated annealing. Site modeling is a task that is typically performed using purely manual or autonomous techniques, each of which has inherent strengths and weaknesses. However, an interactive modeling system combines the advantages of both manual and autonomous methods, to create a system that has high operator productivity as well as high flexibility and robustness. The system is unique in that it can work with very sparse range data, tolerate occlusions, and tolerate cluttered scenes. The authors have performed an informal evaluation with four operators on 16 different scenes, and have shown that the interactive system is superior to either manual or automatic methods in terms of task time and accuracy.

Hoff, W.A.; Hood, F.W.; King, R.H. [Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO (United States). Center for Robotics and Intelligent Systems

1997-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Colliding Winds in Low-Mass Binary Star Systems: wind interactions and implications for habitable planets  

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Context. In binary star systems, the winds from the two components impact each other, leading to strong shocks and regions of enhanced density and temperature. Potentially habitable circumbinary planets must continually be exposed to these interactions regions. Aims. We study, for the first time, the interactions between winds from low-mass stars in a binary system, to show the wind conditions seen by potentially habitable circumbinary planets. Methods. We use the advanced 3D numerical hydrodynamic code Nurgush to model the wind interactions of two identical winds from two solar mass stars with circular orbits and a binary separation of 0.5 AU. As input into this model, we use a 1D hydrodynamic simulation of the solar wind, run using the Versatile Advection Code. We derive the locations of stable and habitable orbits in this system to explore what wind conditions potentially habitable planets will be exposed to during their orbits. Results. Our wind interaction simulations result in the formation of two stron...

Johnstone, C P; Pilat-Lohinger, E; Bisikalo, D; Güdel, M; Eggl, S

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Simulations of an inhomogeneous stellar wind interacting with a pulsar wind in a binary system  

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Binary systems containing a massive star and a non-accreting pulsar present strong interaction between the stellar and the pulsar winds. The properties of this interaction, which largely determine the non-thermal radiation in these systems, strongly depend on the structure of the stellar wind, which can be clumpy or strongly anisotropic, as in Be stars. We study numerically the influence of inhomogeneities in the stellar wind on the structure of the two-wind interaction region. We carried out for the first time axisymmetric, relativistic hydrodynamical simulations, with Lorentz factors of ~6 and accounting for the impact of instabilities, to study the impact in the two-wind interaction structure of an over-dense region of the stellar wind. We also followed the evolution of this over-dense region or clump as it faces the impact of the pulsar wind. For typical system parameters, and adopting a stellar wind inhomogeneity with a density contrast >~10, clumps with radii of a few percent of the binary size can sign...

Paredes-Fortuny, Xavier; Perucho, Manel; Ribó, Marc

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Controllable Interaction between Two-Level Systems inside a Josephson Junction  

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Two-level system fluctuators (TLS's) in the tunnel barrier of a Josephson junction have recently been demonstrated to cause novel energy splittings in spectroscopic measurements of superconducting phase qubits. With their strong coupling to the Josephson junction and relatively long decoherence times, TLS's can be considered as potential qubits and demonstrate coherent quantum effects. Here, we study the effective interaction between the TLS qubits that is mediated by a Josephson junction resonator driven by an external microwave source. This effective interaction can enable controlled quantum logic gates between the TLS's. Our study can be extended to other superconducting resonators coupling with TLS's.

L. Tian; K. Jacobs

2009-03-23T23:59:59.000Z

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contracts and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

0 0 DATE: June 21, 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contracts and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Department of Energy (DOE) Audit Guidance for For-Profit Recipients SUMMARY: Policy Flash 2012-39 provided the final audit guidance documents for independent audit forms to use in conducting compliance audits of for-profit recipients of federal financial assistance from DOE for FY 2011 and thereafter. Attached are FAQs to answer some questions we have received about the guidance. This Flash will be available online at the following website: http://energy.gov/management/office-management/operational- management/procurement-and-acquisition/policy-flashes.

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To: Procurement Directors From: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

2-26 2-26 Date: March 2, 2012 To: Procurement Directors From: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management Subject: Release of Department of Energy Award Fee and Incentive Fee Reports Summary: To provide a consistent Department of Energy approach on the disclosure of award fee and incentive fee reports (fee determination reports) for management and operating contracts and other major contracts at the Department's sites, the Department will, in the near future, be implementing the following policy: programs shall, at a minimum, publish a one-page score card for each contractor summarizing the fee

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

4 4 DATE: December 7, 2013 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Class Deviation - Extending the Biobased Product Reporting Requirement SUMMARY: The Civilian Agency Acquisition Council (CAAC) issued Civilian Agency Acquisition Letter 2013-01 to encourage agencies to extend the reporting deadline contained in paragraph (c)(2) of the clause at FAR 52.223-2, Affirmative Procurement of Biobased Products Under Service and Construction Contracts, from October 31, 2012 to December 31, 2012. This Policy Flash forwards the approved DOE class deviation and the Civilian Agency Acquisition Letter 2013-01.

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

10 10 DATE: November 13, 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Hurricane Sandy Contingency Operation -- Increase in Micro-Purchase and Simplified Acquisition Thresholds for Specific States and Counties SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE) Senior Procurement Executive (SPE) has increased the micro-purchase and simplified acquisition thresholds for Hurricane Sandy Contingency Operation. With reference to Policy Flash 2013-08, Major Disaster and Emergency Declarations for Specific States from Hurricane Sandy, the attachment is a copy of the SPE determination and findings to increase micro-purchase and simplified acquisition thresholds. Specifically, it increases thresholds

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

44 44 DATE: May 14 , 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Congressional Notifications - Acquisition Guide Chapter 5.1 and Guide to Financial Assistance Chapter 2, Section 2.6.1 SUMMARY: For Congressional notifications, there are changes to the processes and thresholds. For both contracts and financial assistance actions, Congressional notifications, in addition to the Section 311 notices and Section 301(b) reporting, are required for the following types of actions at certain dollar thresholds- * For advance notification of award actions; * Before issuing a final request for proposal or funding opportunity announcement; or

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

4 4 DATE: October 12, 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Extension of SBA-DOE 8(a) Partnership Agreement SUMMARY: The current Partnership Agreement between the Small Business Administration and the Department of Energy has been extended through October 31, 2012. This Flash will be available online at the following website: http://energy.gov/management/office-management/operational- management/procurement-and-acquisition/policy-flashes. Questions concerning this policy flash should be directed to Jason Taylor of the Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division, Office of Policy,

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Use of Noncompetitive Procurements to Obtain Services at the Savannah River Site, IG-0862  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Use of Noncompetitive Use of Noncompetitive Procurements to Obtain Services at the Savannah River Site DOE/IG-0862 April 2012 U.S. Department of Energy Office of Inspector General Office of Audits and Inspections Department of Energy Washington, DC 20585 April 10, 2012 MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY FROM: Gregory H. Friedman Inspector General SUBJECT: INFORMATION: Audit Report on "Use of Noncompetitive Procurements to Obtain Services at the Savannah River Site" INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVE Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC (SRNS), assumed management and operating responsibility for the Department of Energy's Savannah River Site located near Aiken, South Carolina, in August 2008. Under its contract, SRNS is responsible for environmental cleanup,

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contracts and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

9 9 DATE: May 07, 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contracts and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Department of Energy (DOE) Audit Guidance for For-Profit Recipients SUMMARY: The attached guidance documents provide the requirements and guidance for independent audit organizations in conducting compliance audits of for-profit recipients of federal financial assistance from DOE for FY 2011 and thereafter. Note that the guidance no longer includes the requirement for 10 CFR 600.316 audits of subrecipients. DOE issued a Federal Register Notice December 15, 2011, seeking information and comments related to the requirements and guidance for independent audit

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Calculating the Habitable Zones of Multiple Star Systems with a New Interactive Web Site  

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We have developed a comprehensive methodology and an interactive Web site for calculating the habitable zone (HZ) of multiple star systems. Using the concept of spectral weight factor, as introduced in our previous studies of the calculations of HZ in and around binary star systems, we calculate the contribution of each star (based on its spectral energy distribution) to the total flux received at the top of the atmosphere of an Earth-like planet, and use the models of the HZ of the Sun to determine the boundaries of the HZ in multiple star systems. Our interactive Web site for carrying out these calculations is publicly available at http://astro.twam.info/hz. We discuss the details of our methodology and present its application to some of the multiple star systems detected by the Kepler space telescope. We also present the instructions for using our interactive Web site, and demonstrate its capabilities by calculating the HZ for two interesting analytical solutions of the three-body problem.

Tobias W. A. Müller; Nader Haghighipour

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Rock-Water Interactions In Hot Dry Rock Geothermal Systems- Field  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

source source History View New Pages Recent Changes All Special Pages Semantic Search/Querying Get Involved Help Apps Datasets Community Login | Sign Up Search Page Edit History Facebook icon Twitter icon » Rock-Water Interactions In Hot Dry Rock Geothermal Systems- Field Investigations Of In Situ Geochemical Behavior Jump to: navigation, search GEOTHERMAL ENERGYGeothermal Home Journal Article: Rock-Water Interactions In Hot Dry Rock Geothermal Systems- Field Investigations Of In Situ Geochemical Behavior Details Activities (5) Areas (2) Regions (0) Abstract: Two hot dry rock (HDR) geothermal energy reservoirs have been created by hydraulic fracturing of Precambrian granitic rock between two wells on the west flank of the Valles Caldera in the Jemez Mountains of northern New Mexico. Heat is extracted by injecting water into one well,

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PIA - Savannah River Nuclear Solution (SRNS) Procurement Cycle...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

Occupational Health and Safety Medical System (OHS) (Includes the Drug and Alcohol Testing System (Assistant)) PIA - Savannah River Nuclear Solution (SRNS) Energy Employees...

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First Amended and Restated Port of Oakland RPS Procurement Plan DMS#272640-v2 Final Adopted 12-12-2013 Page 1 of 13  

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First Amended and Restated Port of Oakland RPS Procurement Plan DMS#272640-v2 Final Adopted 12-12-2013 Page 1 of 13 Port of Oakland FIRST AMENDED AND RESTATED RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES PROCUREMENT PLAN of Port Commissioners (the "Board") adopted the Port's Renewable Energy Resources Procurement Plan (the

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On Bayesian forecasting of procurement delays: a case study: Research Articles  

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In the engineering and contracting sector, the on-time availability of materials is a crucial element of any project. In recent years, there has been increasing competition in the supply of such components, as a result of market globalization. This has ... Keywords: bidding process, delivery times' forecasts, dynamic linear models, procurement process, project management

Jesus Palomo; Fabrizio Ruggeri; David Rios Insua; Enrico Cagno; Franco Caron; Mauro Mancini

2006-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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University of Toronto Business Affairs Division -Procurement Services Sole or Single Source Certification  

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, financial services or investment managers To purchase real property, subscriptions or original works of art Tendering would interfere with security, order or protection of human, animal, plant life or health The subject matter of the procurement is financed by an international cooperation organization

Prodiæ, Aleksandar

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Technological Frames, Organizational Capabilities, and IT Use: An Empirical Investigation of Electronic Procurement  

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The process by which organizations incorporate technological innovations into existing routines and use them on a regular basis persists as a central concern in the literature. Although we now have a fairly robust understanding of the drivers of innovation ... Keywords: B2B electronic markets, adjustment frame, benefits frame, electronic procurement, organizational capabilities, sensemaking, technological frames, technological opportunism, technological sophistication, threat frame

Abhay Nath Mishra; Ritu Agarwal

2010-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Procurement Card (P-Card) Quick Reference Guide Accounts Payable & Travel Page 1 of 6  

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1 of 6 The Procurement Card (P-Card) simplifies the purchasing of most goods and services under $5-Card Cardholder Responsibilities Types of purchases You can use your P-Card for most goods (under $5,000 per-cash negotiable) · Subscriptions/publications · Computer accessories · Internet or online payment mechanisms

Yamamoto, Keith

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MANDATORY PRINTING CONTRACTS Division of Enterprise Operations, State Bureau of Procurement  

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@amerlitho.com W: American Litho Shari Beder T: (414) 342-5050 F: (414) 342-9950 Lot 3D Inks: 3 & up, Covers upMANDATORY PRINTING CONTRACTS Division of Enterprise Operations, State Bureau of Procurement Print or longer Envelopes (quantities 500-5,000), Printing Commercial & Catalog Envelopes Quantities: Commercial

Sheridan, Jennifer

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Pasadena Water & Power RPS Procurement Plan V.1 July 22, 2013 Page 2  

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an intermittent resource, such as solar, or base load energy, such as geothermal or landfill gas generation, or some combination of the two. 7. With purchases from the coal-fired Intermountain Power Project ("IPP#12;Pasadena Water & Power RPS Procurement Plan ­ V.1 July 22, 2013 Page 2 City of Pasadena

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PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION (IPUC) RPS PROCUREMENT & COMPLIANCE PLAN (SBX1 2)  

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PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION (IPUC) RPS PROCUREMENT & COMPLIANCE PLAN (SBX1 2) CITY OF INDUSTRY California's Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) requirements for publically owned utilities (POU Energy Resources Act, Senate Bill 2 1st Ex. Session ("SBX1 2") requires utilities to achieve 33% RPS

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Copyright 2009 IBM Global Business Services Making the Case for Sustainable `Green' Procurement  

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·Tactical focused e.g. energy efficiency ·No measurement and metrics of Sustainability `Green' effortsCopyright 2009 IBM Global Business Services 1 Making the Case for Sustainable `Green' Procurement to repeat unless fundamental change occurs. The energy crisis of the 1970's seems to be manifesting again

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How IS Contribute to the Development of a Sustainable Procurement Policy  

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How IS Contribute to the Development of a Sustainable Procurement Policy Oihab Allal@bem.edu Abstract. Sustainability has become a central corporate concern as well as a key factor of success in terms and implementation of a sustainability policy. It drives a company's sourcing activities and connects its other

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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Long-Range Interacting Many-Body Systems with Alkaline-Earth-Metal Atoms  

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Alkaline-earth-metal atoms can exhibit long-range dipolar interactions, which are generated via the coherent exchange of photons on the P03-D13 transition of the triplet manifold. In the case of bosonic strontium, which we discuss here, this transition has a wavelength of 2.6???m and a dipole moment of 4.03 D, and there exists a magic wavelength permitting the creation of optical lattices that are identical for the states P03 and D13. This interaction enables the realization and study of mixtures of hard-core lattice bosons featuring long-range hopping, with tunable disorder and anisotropy. We derive the many-body master equation, investigate the dynamics of excitation transport, and analyze spectroscopic signatures stemming from coherent long-range interactions and collective dissipation. Our results show that lattice gases of alkaline-earth-metal atoms permit the creation of long-lived collective atomic states and constitute a simple and versatile platform for the exploration of many-body systems with long-range interactions. As such, they represent an alternative to current related efforts employing Rydberg gases, atoms with large magnetic moment, or polar molecules.

B. Olmos; D. Yu; Y. Singh; F. Schreck; K. Bongs; I. Lesanovsky

2013-04-02T23:59:59.000Z

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Potential-of-mean-force description of ionic interactions and structural hydration in biomolecular systems  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

To understand the functioning of living organisms on a molecular level, it is crucial to dissect the intricate interplay of the immense number of biological molecules. Most of the biochemical processes in cells occur in a liquid environment formed mainly by water and ions. This solvent environment plays an important role in biological systems. The potential-of-mean-force (PMF) formalism attempts to describe quantitatively the interactions of the solvent with biological macromolecules on the basis of an approximate statistical-mechanical representation. At its current status of development, it deals with ionic effects on the biomolecular structure and with the structural hydration of biomolecules. The underlying idea of the PMF formalism is to identify the dominant sources of interactions and incorporate these interactions into the theoretical formalism using PMF`s (or particle correlation functions) extracted from bulk-liquid systems. In the following, the authors shall briefly outline the statistical-mechanical foundation of the PMF formalism and introduce the PMF expansion formalism, which is intimately linked to superposition approximations for higher-order particle correlation functions. The authors shall then sketch applications, which describe the effects of the ionic environment on nucleic-acid structure. Finally, the authors shall present the more recent extension of the PMF idea to describe quantitatively the structural hydration of biomolecules. Results for the interface of ice and water and for the hydration of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) will be discussed.

Hummer, G.; Garcia, A.E. [Los Alamos National Lab., NM (United States). Theoretical Biology and Biophysics Group; Soumpasis, D.M. [Max-Planck-Inst for Biophysical Chemistry, Goettingen (Germany). Biocomputation Group

1994-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The interactive on-site inspection system: An information management system to support arms control inspections  

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The increasing use of on-site inspection (OSI) to meet the nation`s obligations with recently signed treaties requires the nation to manage a variety of inspection requirements. This document describes a prototype automated system to assist in the preparation and management of these inspections.

DeLand, S.M.; Widney, T.W.; Horak, K.E.; Caudell, R.B.; Grose, E.M.

1996-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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PRAAGE-1988: An interactive IBM-PC code for aging analysis of NUREG-1150 systems  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

Probabilistic Risk Assessments (PRA) contain a great deal of information for estimating the risk of a nuclear power plant but do not consider aging. PRAAGE (PRA+AGE) is an interactive, IBM-PC code for processing PRA-developed system models using non-aged failure rate data in conjunction with user-supplied time-dependent nuclear plant experience component failure rate data to determine the effects of component aging on a system's reliability as well as providing the age-dependent importances of various generic components. This paper describes the structure, use and application of PRAAGE to the aging analysis of the Peach Bottom 2 RHR system in the LPCI and SDC modes of operation. 4 refs., 15 figs., 5 tabs.

Fullwood, R.R.; Shier, W.G.

1988-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Alleged Ethical and Procurement Concerns at the Office of Nuclear Energy, INS-L-12-05  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Inspection Report Inspection Report Report RReReport Alleged Ethical and Procurement Concerns at the Office of Nuclear Energy INS-L-12-05 August 2012 U.S. Department of Energy Office of Inspector General Office of Audits and Inspections Department of Energy Washington, DC 20585 August 16, 2012 MEMORANDUM FOR THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NUCLEAR ENERGY DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF PROCUREMENT AND ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT FROM: Sandra D. Bruce Assistant Inspector General for Inspections Office of Inspector General SUBJECT: INFORMATION: Inspection Report on "Alleged Ethical and Procurement Concerns at the Office of Nuclear Energy" BACKGROUND Approximately 80 percent of the Department of Energy's workforce is comprised of contractor

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

revised Guide for Financial Assistance. The Guide has been updated to reflect changes to web sites, organization names, systems, and DOE policies and practices since the guide was...

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Entanglement dynamics of a two-qutrit system under DM interaction and the relevance of the initial state  

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Using concurrence as a measure of entanglement, we present analytical and numerical study of entanglement dynamics in a two-qutrit system in the presence of the Dzyaloshinskii---Moriya interaction, as a function of the parameters involved. Three distinct ... Keywords: Coherent states, Concurrence, DM interaction, Entanglement, Entanglement dynamics, Qutrit

Mojtaba Jafarpour; Mehrzad Ashrafpour

2013-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Mode folding in systems with local interaction: unitary and non-unitary transformations using tensor states  

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An approach to the simulation of locally interacting systems is demonstrated and assayed. The proposal is built upon the concept of folding of bosonic modes previously introduced in the context of linear dynamics and can be seen as an alternative to Trotter-Susuki expansion in studies of quantum propagation based on tensor states. It is shown that evolution as well as ground state computations can be implemented and that test simulations deliver comparatively accurate results. The whole analysis provides insight into the way well-known quantum precursors affect mean values and fluctuations in realistic setups.

Jose Reslen

2014-08-10T23:59:59.000Z

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Weakly interacting two-dimensional system of dipoles: Limitations of the mean-field theory  

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We consider a homogeneous two-dimensional Bose gas with repulsive dipole-dipole interactions. The ground-state equation of state, calculated using the diffusion Monte Carlo method, shows quantitative differences from the predictions of the commonly used Gross-Pitaevskii mean-field theory. The static structure factor, pair distribution function, and condensate fraction are calculated in a wide range of the gas parameter. Differences from mean-field theory are reflected in the frequency of the lowest “breathing” mode for harmonically trapped systems.

G. E. Astrakharchik, J. Boronat, J. Casulleras, I. L. Kurbakov, and Yu. E. Lozovik

2007-06-29T23:59:59.000Z

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Toxicant-disease-environment interactions associated with suppression of immune system, growth, and reproduction. [PCB  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

The effects of marginal malnourishment, infections, and environmental chemicals on growth and reproductive success in Swiss-Webster white mice and wild deer mice were studied with fractional factorial designs. Interaction effects were discovered. For example, malnourished mice were more sensitive to virus exposure and environmental chemicals (a plant growth regulator or polychlorinated biphenyls). Since several commercial plant growth regulators also appear to suppress the immune system, these results cast doubt on the adequacy of current toxicity testing procedures in which factors are studied individually and not in combination.

Porter, W.P.; Hinsdill, R.; Fairbrother, A.; Olson, L.J.; Jaeger, J.; Yuill, T.; Bisgaard, S.; Hunter, W.G.; Nolan, K.

1984-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A case study of an expert mathematics teacher's interactive decision-making system using physiological and behavioral time series data  

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The purpose of this exploratory case study was to describe an expert teacher?s decision-making system during interactive instruction using teacher self-report information, classroom observation data, and physiological recordings. Timed recordings...

Jensen, Deborah Larkey

2005-02-17T23:59:59.000Z

359

The emission of electromagnetic radiation from a quantum system interacting with an external noise: A general result  

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We compute the spectrum of emitted radiation by a generic quantum system interacting with an external classic noise. Our motivation is to understand this phenomenon within the framework of collapse models. However the computation is general and applies practically to any situation where a quantum system interacts with a noise. The computation is carried out at a perturbative level. This poses problems concerning the correct way of performing the analysis, as repeatedly discussed in the literature. We will clarify also this issue.

S. Donadi; A. Bassi

2014-08-12T23:59:59.000Z

360

The interaction second virial coefficient for the ethane-carbon dioxide system between 250 and 300 K  

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THE INTERACTION SECOND VIRIAL COEFFICIENT FOR THE ETHANE-CARBON DIOXIDE SYSTEM BETWEEN 250 AND 300 K A Thesis by JOSEPH GLENN YOUNG Submitted to the Graduate College of Texas AAM University in partial fulfillment of the requirement... for the degree of MASTER OF SCIENCE August 1978 Major Subject: Chemical Engineering THE INTERACTION SECOND VIRIAL COEFFICIENT FOR THE ETHANE-CARBON DIOXIDE SYSTEM BETWEEN 250 AND 300 K A Thesis by JOSEPH GLENN YOUNG Approved as to style and content by...

Young, Joseph Glenn

1978-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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OPTICAL STRUCTURE AND EVOLUTION OF THE Arp 104 INTERACTING GALAXY SYSTEM  

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Arp 104 is a pair of luminous interacting galaxies consisting of NGC 5216, an elliptical, and NGC 5218, a disturbed disk galaxy and joined by a stellar bridge. We obtained optical imaging to support photometric and color studies of the system. NGC 5216 lies on the red sequence, while the unusual distribution of stellar population properties in combination with intense central star formation in a dusty region result in NGC 5218 being a nearby example of an intermediate color (green valley) system. The stellar bridge has remarkably uniform optical surface brightness, with colors consistent with its stars coming from the outskirts of NGC 5218, but is relatively gas-poor while the northern tidal tail is rich in H I. While both galaxies contain shells, the shell structures in NGC 5218 are pronounced, and some appear to be associated with counter-rotating gas. This combination of features suggests that Arp 104 could be the product of distinct multiple interactions in a small galaxy group, possibly resulting from a hierarchical merging process, and likely leading to the birth of a relatively massive and isolated early-type galaxy.

Gallagher, John S. III; Parker, Angela, E-mail: jsg@astro.wisc.ed, E-mail: parker@astro.indiana.ed [Department of Astronomy, University of Wisconsin, 475 N. Charter Street, Madison, WI, 53706 (United States)

2010-10-20T23:59:59.000Z

362

GLASS: gas-phase metallicity and radial gradients in an interacting system at z~2  

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We present spatially resolved gas-phase metallicity for a system of three galaxies at z=1.85 detected in the Grism Lensed-Amplified Survey from Space (GLASS). The combination of HST's diffraction limit and strong gravitational lensing by the cluster MACS J0717+3745 results in a spatial resolution of ~200-300 pc, enabling good spatial sampling despite the intrinsically small galaxy sizes. The galaxies in this system are separated by 50-200 kpc in projection and are likely in an early stage of interaction, evidenced by relatively high specific star formation rates. Their gas-phase metallicities are consistent with larger samples at similar redshift, star formation rate, and stellar mass. We obtain a precise measurement of the metallicity gradient for one galaxy and find a shallow slope compared to isolated galaxies at high redshift, consistent with a flattening of the gradient due to gravitational interaction. An alternative explanation for the shallow metallicity gradient and elevated star formation rate is ra...

Jones, Tucker; Schmidt, Kasper; Treu, Tommaso; Brammer, Gabriel; Bradac, Marusa; Dressler, Alan; Henry, Alaina; Malkan, Matthew; Pentericci, Laura; Trenti, Michele

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

363

Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers  

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Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: Procuring Fuel Cells for Stationary Power: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers OCTOBER 2011 Fuel Cell Technologies Program Oak Ridge National Laboratory 2 October 2011 NOTICE This report was prepared as an account of work sponsored by an agency of the United States government. Neither the United States government nor any agency thereof, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights. Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not necessarily

364

Powering Up the Women's Procurement Program Presenters: Ann Sullivan Denise Farris  

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Powering Up the Women's Powering Up the Women's Procurement Program Presenters: Ann Sullivan Denise Farris Madison Services Group, Inc. Farris Law Firm LLC WIPP Government Relations WIPP Member 1156 15 th Street, NW, Suite 1100 1600 Genessee, Suite 433 Washington, DC 20005 Kansas City, MO 64106 Tel: 202 626 8528 Tel: 816 842 0800 Fax: 202 872 8543 Fax: 816 842 0877 Email: asullivan@madisonservicesgroup.com Email: dfarris@farrislawfirm.com 1 A Brief History of the WOSB Program « In 2000, Public Law 106-554 established a women's procurement program to assist the government in meeting its 5% women-owned small business (WOSB) contracting goal. « In 2007, a rule was proposed by the administration which included

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P2P Systems and Web Brokering Fox, Pallickara Support for Peer-to-Peer Interactions in Web Brokering Systems.  

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) and Folding@home (protein folding), to files (Napster and Gnutella). Peer "interactions" involves advertising

Pallickara, Shrideep

366

An Investigation to Resolve the Interaction Between Fuel Cell, Power Conditioning System and Application Loads  

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Development of high-performance and durable solidoxide fuel cells (SOFCs) and a SOFC power-generating system requires knowledge of the feedback effects from the power-conditioning electronics and from application-electrical-power circuits that may pass through or excite the power-electronics subsystem (PES). Therefore, it is important to develop analytical models and methodologies, which can be used to investigate and mitigate the effects of the electrical feedbacks from the PES and the application loads (ALs) on the reliability and performance of SOFC systems for stationary and non-stationary applications. However, any such attempt to resolve the electrical impacts of the PES on the SOFC would be incomplete unless one utilizes a comprehensive analysis, which takes into account the interactions of SOFC, PES, balance-of-plant system (BOPS), and ALs as a whole. SOFCs respond quickly to changes in load and exhibit high part- and full-load efficiencies due to its rapid electrochemistry, which is not true for the thermal and mechanical time constants of the BOPS, where load-following time constants are, typically, several orders of magnitude higher. This dichotomy can affect the lifetime and durability of the SOFCSs and limit the applicability of SOFC systems for load-varying stationary and transportation applications. Furthermore, without validated analytical models and investigative design and optimization methodologies, realizations of cost-effective, reliable, and optimal PESs (and power-management controls), in particular, and SOFC systems, in general, are difficult. On the whole, the research effort can lead to (a) cost-constrained optimal PES design for high-performance SOFCS and high energy efficiency and power density, (b) effective SOFC power-system design, analyses, and optimization, and (c) controllers and modulation schemes for mitigation of electrical impacts and wider-stability margin and enhanced system efficiency.

Sudip K. Mazumder

2005-12-31T23:59:59.000Z

367

Energy Procurement Portfolios and Production EWO Spring Meeting '11  

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deterministic demand stockouts are not allowed the plant has an energy storage system (ESS) Contracts fixed inventory for end product ESS Parameters c, Cc ESS charging loss coefficient and capacity s, Cs ESS storage loss coefficient and capacity i, Ci ESS discharging loss coefficient and capacity 10 / 19 #12;Variables

Grossmann, Ignacio E.

368

Sustainable energy future via grid interactive operation of spv system at isolated remote island  

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This paper has analyzed the case of Moushuni Island at Sundarban of 24 Parganas South of West Bengal, India. The proposition is to find out the possibility of grid-connectivity of Isolated Remote Island which is under rural electrification scheme by hybrid renewable energies under Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission of India. In these rural electrification program, grid extension can be the best option if the grid is reliable, the rural community rather big and in proximity to the grid. In many circumstances, a strong case for mini-grids based on hybrid systems can be made. Scattered communities and isolated houses are well served by solar and small hydro (where available) or small wind energy systems. By feeding renewable electricity to the utility grid through the grid-connected hybrid renewable energy system, during time of peak demand, sufficient electrical loads can be shed to prevent turning on a coal or natural gas-fired plant and therefore save CO2 emissions and potentially energy import costs, replacing fossil fuels. The Social, Economic, and Environmental Benefits can be achieved through this proposition. Also, the Grid Interactive Operation of SPV System at Moushuni Island is tested. Malda district of West Bengal, India is a vision towards smart-grid city towards sustainable future, where rural consumers can upgrade their quality of life through solar energy resource.

Aurobi Das; V. Balakrishnan

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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In 1994 Proc. of IEEE Asilomar Conf. on Signals, Systems, and Compu ters INTERACTIVE SOLUTION SETS AS COMPONENTS OF FULLY  

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of signals and systems, passive tutorial systems have become interactive. Now, software is be- coming more of library routines 3 , as well as passive" tutorials via computer-aided in- struction 4 . Passive tutorials software was generally writ- ten in house. By the late 1980's, the use of locally #12;authored software e

370

Decision-aids for enhancing intergovernmental interactions: The Pre-notification Analysis Support System (PASS)  

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The Department of Energy (DOE) plans to honor its commitment to government-to-government interactions by providing advance notice of DOE spent fuel and high-level waste shipments to Indian tribes whose jurisdictions are crossed by or adjacent to transportation routes. The tribes are important contributors to a regional response network, and providing tribes with advance notice of DOE shipping plans marks the start -- not the end -- of direct, government-to-government interactions with DOE. The Tribal Prenotification Analysis Support System (PASS) is being developed for the Office of Special Programs within the Department`s Office of Environmental Restoration and Waste Management. PASS will help DOE-Headquarters to coordinate field office activities and provide technical and institutional support to the DOE field offices. PASS is designed to be used by anyone with minimum computer literacy and having contemporary computer hardware and software. It uses on-screen maps to choose and display a shipment route, and to display the tribal jurisdictions. With forms that are easy to understand, it provides information about each jurisdiction and points of contact. PASS records all contacts, commitments made, and actions taken.

Lester, M.; Liebow, E. [Battelle Human Affairs Research Center, Seattle, WA (United States); Holm, J. [USDOE Assistant Secretary for Environmental Management, Washington, DC (United States). Office of Special Programs

1994-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

371

Sandia National Laboratories: Working with Sandia: Procurement: Potential  

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Small Business Small Business Opportunities Potential Suppliers Becoming a Supplier to Sandia Small Business Supplier Summit Small Business Categories Current Suppliers What Does Sandia Buy? Enterprise IT Services Working with Sandia Small Business Categories Small businesses we work with should have the following characteristics: An independently owned and operated entity. Not dominant in the field of operation in which it is bidding on government contracts. Meets criteria concerning number of employees or annual receipts established by the Small Business Administration (SBA). Concerns are "affiliates," when one controls or has the power to control another or when a third party controls or has the power to control both. North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)

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FEDERAL PROCUREMENT BALANCED SCORECARD ASSESSMENT RESULTS DEPARTMENTAL A VERAGES  

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Customer Satisfaction: Customer Satisfaction: Timeliness Quality Effective Service Partnership: Extent of customer satisfaction with responsiveness, etc. Internal Business Perspective: Acquisition Excellence: Extent to which internal quality control systems are effective Most Effective Use of Contracting Approaches to Maximize Efficiency and Cost Effectiveness: Use of Electronic Commerce: % of orders issued electronically as % of total simplified actions Percent of synopses and associated solicitations posted on FEDBIZOPPS % score: % score: % score: % score: % score: % score: RESULTS: TARGET: FY FY FY FY 0 6 0 7 @ 0 9 @ - FY RESULTS: TARGET: FY FY FY FY F Y 0607@08@ - Percent of all new competitive acquisition transactions over 100K conducted through EC % score Perf. Based Service Contracts:

373

Coarse-grained belief propagation for simulation of interacting quantum systems at all temperatures  

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We continue our numerical study of quantum belief propagation initiated in [Phys. Rev. A 77, 052318 (2008)]. We demonstrate how the method can be expressed in terms of an effective thermal potential that materializes when the system presents quantum correlations, but is insensitive to classical correlations. The thermal potential provides an efficient means to assess the precision of belief propagation on graphs with no loops. We illustrate these concepts using the one-dimensional quantum Ising model and compare our results with exact solutions. We also use the method to study the transverse field quantum Ising spin glass for which we obtain a phase diagram that is largely in agreement with the one obtained in [Phys. Rev. B 78, 134424 (2008).] using a different approach. Finally, we introduce the coarse-grained belief propagation (CGBP) algorithm to improve belief propagation at low temperatures. This method combines the reliability of belief propagation at high temperatures with the ability of entanglement renormalization to efficiently describe low-energy subspaces of quantum systems with local interactions. With CGBP, thermodynamic properties of quantum systems can be calculated with a high degree of accuracy at all temperatures.

Ersen Bilgin and David Poulin

2010-02-09T23:59:59.000Z

374

Formation and interaction of resonance chains in the open 3-disk system  

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In ballistic open quantum systems one often observes that the resonances in the complex-energy plane form a clear chain structure. Taking the open 3-disk system as a paradigmatic model system, we investigate how this chain structure is reflected in the resonance states and how it is connected to the underlying classical dynamics. Using an efficient scattering approach we observe that resonance states along one chain are clearly correlated while resonance states of different chains show an anticorrelation. Studying the phase space representations of the resonance states we find that their localization in phase space oscillate between different regions of the classical trapped set as one moves along the chains and that these oscillations are connected to a modulation of the resonance spacing. A single resonance chain is thus no WKB quantization of a single periodic orbits, but the structure of several oscillating chains arises from the interaction of several periodic orbits. We illuminate the physical mechanism behind these findings by combining the semiclassical cycle expansion with a quantum graph model.

T. Weich; S. Barkhofen; U. Kuhl; C. Poli; H. Schomerus

2013-11-20T23:59:59.000Z

375

Seismic vibration analysis of fluid-structure interaction in LMFBR piping systems  

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This paper is a basic study on the vibrational characteristics of an LMFBR piping system containing liquid sodium under one-dimensional seismic excitation. Using Z-shaped piping, the authors formulate coupled equations for the pipe's bending vibration and pressure wave, and transform them into two-degree-of-freedom vibration equations for the first modes of the piping vibration and pressure wave. A numerical study using the vibration model shows that: 1) the coupling effect appears between piping acceleration and liquid pressure for a piping configuration having a natural frequency ratio ..nu.. = about 0.5 to 2.0; 2) the magnitude of seismically induced pressure reaches 0.7 kPa to 1 kPa per gal; and 3) the dead-mass model of liquid gives a nonconservative response depending on the pipe's geometrical configuration, compared to that from the pressure-wave-piping-interaction model.

Hara, F.

1988-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

376

Periodic and chaotic oscillations in a tumor and immune system interaction model with three delays  

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In this paper, a tumor and immune system interaction model consisted of two differential equations with three time delays is considered in which the delays describe the proliferation of tumor cells, the process of effector cells growth stimulated by tumor cells, and the differentiation of immune effector cells, respectively. Conditions for the asymptotic stability of equilibria and existence of Hopf bifurcations are obtained by analyzing the roots of a second degree exponential polynomial characteristic equation with delay dependent coefficients. It is shown that the positive equilibrium is asymptotically stable if all three delays are less than their corresponding critical values and Hopf bifurcations occur if any one of these delays passes through its critical value. Numerical simulations are carried out to illustrate the rich dynamical behavior of the model with different delay values including the existence of regular and irregular long periodic oscillations.

Bi, Ping [Department of Mathematics, Shanghai Key Laboratory of PMMP, East China Normal University, 500 Dongchuan Rd., Shanghai 200241 (China) [Department of Mathematics, Shanghai Key Laboratory of PMMP, East China Normal University, 500 Dongchuan Rd., Shanghai 200241 (China); Center for Partial Differential Equations, East China Normal University, 500 Dongchuan Rd., Shanghai 200241 (China); Ruan, Shigui, E-mail: ruan@math.miami.edu [Department of Mathematics, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124-4250 (United States)] [Department of Mathematics, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124-4250 (United States); Zhang, Xinan [School of Mathematics and Statistics, Central China Normal University, Wuhan 430079 (China)] [School of Mathematics and Statistics, Central China Normal University, Wuhan 430079 (China)

2014-06-15T23:59:59.000Z

377

Test of the low-energy model for one-dimensional interacting Fermi systems  

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Bosonization predicts that the specific heat C(T) of a one-dimensional interacting Fermi system is a sum of the specific heats of free collective charge and spin excitations, plus the term with the running backscattering amplitude which flows to zero logarithmically with decreasing T. We verify whether this result is reproduced in the g-ology model. Of specific interest are the anomalous terms in C(T) that depend on the bare backscattering amplitude. We show that these terms can be incorporated into a renormalized spin velocity. We do this by proving the equivalence of the results for C(T) obtained within the g-ology model and by bosonization with velocities obtained by the numerical solution of the Bethe-ansatz equations for the Hubbard model.

Andrey V. Chubukov; Dmitrii L. Maslov; Fabian H. L. Essler

2008-04-14T23:59:59.000Z

378

Electron-electron interaction effect on the conductivity and the Hall conductivity of weakly disordered electron systems  

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The effect of the electron-electron Coulomb interaction on the conductivity and Hall conductivity of weakly disordered (T?>1, where ? is the electron mean free path) three- and two-dimensional electron systems is studied. We find that (i) temperature-dependent interaction corrections to the impurity resistivity and the Hall coefficient are positive in three and two dimensions; (ii) in two dimensions, gapless plasmons and particle-hole excitations both contribute to the electron-electron-impurity interference correction, to the resistivity; and (iii) in two-dimensional electron systems such as GaAs heterojunctions, the electron-electron interaction gives the leading temperature-dependent correction to the impurity conductivity and the Hall conductivity more important than the corresponding corrections from the piezoelectric electron-phonon interaction.

Michael Reizer

1998-05-15T23:59:59.000Z

379

FEDERAL PROCUREMENT BALANCED SCORECARD ASSESSMENT RESULTS DEPARTMENTAL A VERAGES  

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RESULTS: TARGET: RESULTS: TARGET: Customer Satisfaction: FY FY FY FY 0 5 0 6 ~ 0 8 g - Timeliness % score: N/A 88 FY Quality % score: N/A 93 Effective Service Partnership: Internal Business Perspective: Extent of customer satisfaction with responsiveness, etc. % score: N/A 93 N/A 87 Acquisition Excellence: I 92 Most Effective Use of Contracting Approaches to Maximize Efficiency and Cost Effectiveness: Extent to which internal quality control systems are effective % score: 88 88 86 87 Use of Electronic Commerce: I 88 % of orders issued electronically as % of total simplified actions % score: 63 69 70 72 64 Percent of synopses and associated solicitations posted on FEDBIZOPPS % score: 100 100 100 100 100 Percent of all new competitive acquisition transactions over 100K conducted through EC % score

380

Employing demand response in energy procurement plans of electricity retailers  

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Abstract This paper proposes a new framework in which demand response (DR) is incorporated as an energy resource of electricity retailers in addition to the commonly used forward contracts and pool markets. In this way, a stepwise reward-based DR is proposed as a real-time resource of the retailer. In addition, the unpredictable behavior of customers participating in the proposed reward-based DR is modeled through a scenario-based participation factor. The overall problem is formulated as a stochastic optimization approach in which pool prices and customers’ participation in DR are uncertain variables. The feasibility of the problem is evaluated on a realistic case of the Australian National Electricity Market (NEM) and solved using General Algebraic Modeling System (GAMS) software.

Nadali Mahmoudi; Mehdi Eghbal; Tapan K. Saha

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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INTERACTION OF A SOLAR SPACE HEATING SYSTEM WITH THE THERMAL BEHAVIOR OF A BUILDING  

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solar con- trols test facility at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory The interaction of baseboard, radiant panel, and furnace

Vilmer, Christian

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

382

Structure and behavior of triad interactions for a Boussinesq system arising in a model for the formation sand ridges  

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The Boussinesq system describes weakly nonlinear dispersive long waves plasmas and incompressible irrotational fluids. This study presents some results regarding the structure and behavior of a system of equations that yield the spatial structure of triad interactions in the Boussinesq system. Such a system forms part of a model for the formation and evolution of sand ridges on the continental shelf. The aims of this study are to provide some insight into the behavior of the triad system and into the sand ridge model in particular.

Restrepo, J.M. [Argonne National Lab., IL (United States); Bona, J.L. [Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA (United States)

1993-06-20T23:59:59.000Z

383

THE REFLECTION EFFECT IN INTERACTING BINARIES OR IN PLANET-STAR SYSTEMS  

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There are many similarities between interacting binary stars and stars with a close-in giant extrasolar planet. The reflection effect is a well-known example. Although the generally accepted treatment of this effect in interacting binaries is successful in fitting light curves of eclipsing binaries, it is not very suitable for studying cold objects irradiated by hot objects or extrasolar planets. The aim of this paper is to develop a model of the reflection effect which could be easily incorporated into the present codes for modeling of interacting binaries so that these can be used to study the aforementioned objects. Our model of the reflection effect takes into account the reflection (scattering), heating, and heat redistribution over the surface of the irradiated object. The shape of the object is described by the non-spherical Roche potential expected for close objects. Limb and gravity darkening are included in the calculations of the light output from the system. The model also accounts for the orbital revolution and rotation of the exoplanet with appropriate Doppler shifts for the scattered and thermal radiation. Subsequently, light curves and/or spectra of several exoplanets have been modeled and the effects of the heat redistribution, limb darkening/brightening, (non-)gray albedo, and non-spherical shape have been studied. Recent observations of planet-to-star flux ratio of HD189733b, WASP12b, and WASP-19b at various phases were reproduced with very good accuracy. It was found that HD189733b has a low Bond albedo and intense heat redistribution, while WASP-19b has a low Bond albedo and low heat redistribution. The exact Roche geometries and temperature distributions over the surface of all 78 transiting extrasolar planets have been determined. Departures from the spherical shape may vary considerably but departures of about 1% in the radius are common within the sample. In some cases, these departures can reach 8%, 12%, or 14%, for WASP-33b, WASP-19b, and WASP-12b, respectively. The mean temperatures of these planets also vary considerably from 300 K to 2600 K. The extreme cases are WASP-18b, WASP-12b, and WASP-33b, with mean temperatures of 2330 K, 2430 K, and 2600 K, respectively.

Budaj, J., E-mail: budaj@ta3.sk [Astronomical Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Tatranska Lomnica 05960 (Slovakia)

2011-02-15T23:59:59.000Z

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

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5 5 DATE: October 12, 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Class Deviation from the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to Implement Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Policy Memorandum M-12-16, Providing Prompt Payment to Small Business Subcontractors SUMMARY: The Civilian Agency Acquisition Council (CAAC) issued Civilian Agency Acquisition Letter 2012-03 to distribute a class deviation clause agencies may use to require prime contractors to pay small business subcontractors on an accelerated timetable to the maximum extent practicable. This Policy Flash forwards the approved DOE class deviation and the Civilian Agency

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

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9 9 DATE: May 2, 2013 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Updated Reporting Requirement Checklist including the Research Performance Progress Report (RPPR) SUMMARY: Policy Flash 2011-63 transmitted the previous versions of the Reporting Requirements Checklists and the Research Performance Progress Report (RPPR) which was an attachment to the checklist. This Flash transmits a combined checklist which replaces both of the previous checklists. The RPPR has also been incorporated into the checklist. Additional updates were necessary including: correcting web site addresses, removing references to subawards for audits of

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

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08 08 DATE: November 6, 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Major Disaster and Emergency Declarations for Specific States from Hurricane Sandy SUMMARY: The President signed Major Disaster Declarations for New Jersey (DR 4086), New York (DR-4085), Connecticut (DR-4087), and Rhode Island (DR-4089). Additionally, the President signed Emergency Declarations for New Hampshire (EM-3360), Virginia (EM-3359), West Virginia (EM-3358), Delaware (EM-3357), Rhode Island (EM-3355), Pennsylvania (EM-3356), District of Columbia (EM-3352), Massachusetts (EM-3350), and Maryland (EM-3349). For updates please go to: http://www.fema.gov/disasters.

387

Energy-Goal-Based Building Procurement: Achieving 90% Energy Savings in a Parking Structure  

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Energy-Goal-Based Building Procurement: Achieving 90% Energy Savings in a Parking Structure Commercial Building Energy Alliance Shanti Pless, NREL Jennifer Scheib, NREL Phil Macey AIA Phil Macey, AIA August 8 2012 August 8, 2012 NREL is a national laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, operated by the Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC. Overview * Campus background * Parking structure o Obj jectives o Determining the energy goal o Design solution o Design solution o Energy performance * Discussion about innovation and replication * Discussion about innovation and replication * Resources for replication 2 NREL Campus Background NREL Campus Background NREL Campus Background * Pre-2007 construction:

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

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13 13 DATE: January 07, 2014 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: ACQUISITION LETTER 2014-03: ALLOWABILITY OF CONTRACTOR LITIGATION DEFENSE AND SETTLEMENT COSTS SUMMARY: The subject Acquisition Letter's purpose is to provide guidance to Contracting Officers on allowability of contractor litigation defense and settlement costs in light of Secretary of the Army v. Tecom. The guidance applies to legal costs related to allegations of discrimination where the discrimination is prohibited by the terms of the contract, such as those covered by FAR 52.222-26 (Equal Opportunity), FAR 52.222-35 (Equal Opportunity for

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

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6 6 DATE: October 12, 2012 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Executive Order-Strengthening Protections Against Trafficking in Persons in Federal Contracts SUMMARY: On September 25, 2012, President Obama issued an Executive Order (EO) that seeks to strengthen protections against human trafficking in federal contracting. Currently, the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) provisions explicitly addressing human trafficking are FAR 22.1705, and its associated contract clause, FAR 52.222-50, Combating Trafficking in Persons. The President's EO builds on these existing FAR provisions and provides further contractor and agency contract administration

390

Analysis of the Texas A&M University System's Construction Project Delivery Method Performance: CMAR and CSP  

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method of competitive sealed proposal (CSP) in the construction of higher educational facilities. In a study of 33 projects constructed by The Texas A&M University System, 19 procured using CMAR and 14 procured using CSP, observed results show a reduction...

Neidert, Andrew

2012-10-19T23:59:59.000Z

391

Realistic Two-body Interactions in Many-nucleon Systems: Correlated Motion beyond Single-particle Behavior  

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In the framework of the theory of spectral distributions we perform an overall comparison of three modern realistic interactions, CD-Bonn, CD-Bonn+3terms, and GXPF1 in a broad range of nuclei in the upper fp shell and study their ability to account for the development of isovector pairing correlations and collective rotational motion in many-particle nuclear systems. Our findings reveal a close similarity between CD-Bonn and CD-Bonn+3terms, while both interactions possess features different from the ones of GXPF1. The GXPF1 interaction is used to determine the strength parameter of a quadrupole term that augments an isovector-pairing model interaction with Sp(4) dynamical symmetry, which in turn is shown to yield a reasonable agreement with the experimental low-lying energy spectra of {sup 58}Ni and {sup 58}Cu.

Sviratcheva, K.D.; Draayer, J.P.; /Louisiana State U. /Iowa State U. /LLNL, Livermore /SLAC

2006-06-27T23:59:59.000Z

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P. J. Viccaro, D. C. James & S. D. Bader PROCUREMENT HISTORY OF THE HYBRID UNDULATOR FOR THE U-5  

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#-137 #-137 April 1989 P. J. Viccaro, D. C. James & S. D. Bader PROCUREMENT HISTORY OF THE HYBRID UNDULATOR FOR THE U-5 BEAM LINE AT THE NATIONAL SYNCHROTRON LIGHT SOURCE D. C. James ANL Procurement S. D. Bader Materials Science Division P. J. Viccaro Advanced Photon Source Division Introduction: As part of a national multi -insti tutional Materials Research Group (MRG) , Argonne National Laboratory had the responsibility, under a prime contract wi th the U. S. Department of Energy, of 09taining a Permanent Magnet Hybrid undulator to be used on the U5 Beam Line on the VUV Ring at the National Synchrotron Light Source (NSLS). The procurement involved determining the technical "specifications of the device as well as developing an effective ... ....;.., procedure for evaluation of the proposals. The conceptual-design of the

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Transition to chaos by interaction of resonances in dissipative systems. I. Circle maps  

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Dissipative dynamical systems with two competing frequencies exhibit transitions to chaos. We have investigated the transition through a study of discrete maps of the circle onto itself. The transition is caused by interaction and overlap of mode-locked resonances and occurs at a critical line where the map loses invertibility. At this line the mode-locked intervals trace up a complete devil's staircase whose complementary set is a Cantor set with fractal dimension Dapprox.0.87. Numerical results indicate that the dimension is universal for maps with cubic inflection points. Below criticality the staircase is incomplete, leaving room for quasiperiodic behavior. The Lebesgue measure of the quasiperiodic orbits seems to be given by an exponent ..beta..approx.0.35 which can be related to D through the scaling relation D = 1-..beta../..nu... The exponent ..nu.. characterizes the cutoff of narrow plateaus near the transition. A variety of other exponents describing the transition to chaos is defined and estimated numerically.

Jensen, M.H.; Bak, P.; Bohr, T.

1984-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Superconductivity from Predominantly Repulsive Interactions in Quasi One-Dimensional Systems  

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We show that for a one-dimensional electron gas with strong repulsive electron-electron interactions and a weak retarded attractive interaction, superconducting fluctuations can occur at high temperatures. The dominant driving force for these fluctuations is the repulsive interactions! Although the results are for a one-dimensional model, a strong analogy exists between our results and the short-ranged resonating-valence-bond picture of superconductivity.

G. T. Zimanyi; S. A. Kivelson; A. Luther

1988-05-16T23:59:59.000Z

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Phase and self-assembly transition induced by glycerolborax interaction in an aqueous surfactant two-phase system  

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Phase and self-assembly transition induced by glycerol­borax interaction in an aqueous surfactant 2009 DOI: 10.1039/b911564a We report that the phase and self-assembly transition in an aqueous in surfactant systems containing pH-sensitive components. Introduction The influence of glycerol on the self-assembly

Huang, Jianbin

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Designing Sustainable Wastewater Systems: Visual, Interactive Preference Elicitation Chamberlain, B., Taheri, H., Carenini, G., Poole, D., and berg, G.  

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Designing Sustainable Wastewater Systems: Visual, Interactive Preference Elicitation Chamberlain, B., Taheri, H., Carenini, G., Poole, D., and Ã?berg, G. Introduction The majority of water and wastewater and trade-offs made [4-7]. Our work aims to create computational tools for wastewater infrastructure design

Carenini, Giuseppe

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A Linear Discrete Dynamic System Model for Temporal Gene Interaction and Regulatory Network Influence in Response to Bioethanol Conversion Inhibitor HMF for Ethanologenic Yeast  

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A linear discrete dynamic system model is constructed to represent the temporal interactions among significantly expressed genes in response to bioethanol conversion inhibitor 5-hydroxymethylfurfural for ethanolo...

Mingzhou (Joe) Song; Z. Lewis Liu

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Experimental observation of a phase transition in the evolution of many-body systems with dipolar interactions  

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Non-equilibrium dynamics of many-body systems is important in many branches of science, such as condensed matter, quantum chemistry, and ultracold atoms. Here we report the experimental observation of a phase transition of the quantum coherent dynamics of a 3D many-spin system with dipolar interactions, and determine its critical exponents. Using nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) on a solid-state system of spins at room-temperature, we quench the interaction Hamiltonian to drive the evolution of the system. The resulting dynamics of the system coherence can be localized or extended, depending on the quench strength. Applying a finite-time scaling analysis to the observed time-evolution of the number of correlated spins, we extract the critical exponents v = s = 0.42 around the phase transition separating a localized from a delocalized dynamical regime. These results show clearly that such nuclear-spin based quantum simulations can effectively model the non-equilibrium dynamics of complex many-body systems, such as 3D spin-networks with dipolar interactions.

Gonzalo A. Alvarez; Dieter Suter; Robin Kaiser

2014-09-16T23:59:59.000Z

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Alleged Procurement and Hiring Practice Irregularities within the Office of Policy and International Affairs, INS-L-12-04  

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Inspection Report Alleged Procurement and Hiring Practice Irregularities within the Office of Policy and International Affairs INS-L-12-04 June 2012 Department of Energy Washington, DC 20585 June 22, 2012 MEMORANDUM FOR THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLICY AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS for FROM: Sandra D. Bruce Assistant Inspector General for Inspections Office of Inspector General SUBJECT: INFORMATION: Inspection Report on "Alleged Procurement and Hiring Practice Irregularities within the Office of Policy and International Affairs" BACKGROUND The Office of Policy and International Affairs (PI) has primary responsibility for the Department's international energy activities including international emergency management,

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A Review of the Reflector Compact Fluorescent Lights Technology Procurement Program: Conclusions and Results  

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This report describes a project sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and implemented by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), from 2000 to 2007 to improve the performance of reflector type (R-lamp) compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) and increase their availability throughout the United States by means of a technology development and procurement strategy. In 2000, at the request of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Emerging Technologies Program and its predecessors, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory undertook a technology procurement seeking R-CFLs that were specifically designed for use in ICAT recessed can fixtures and that met other minimum performance criteria including minimum light output and size restrictions (to ensure they fit in standard residential recessed cans). The technology procurement included two phases. In Phase I, requests for proposals (RFPs) were issued in October 2002 and five manufacturers responded with 12 lamp models. Eight of these models met the minimum requirements and passed the 6-hour short-term test in a simulated ICAT environment. These eight models were subjected to long-term tests of 6,000 or more hours in a simulated ICAT environment. Three of these models passed the short- and long-term tests and were promoted through the program website (www.pnl.gov/rlamps), press releases, and fliers. To increase the number of qualifying models, a second RFP was issued in June 2005. In April 2007, DOE announced that 16 reflector CFL (R-CFL) models by four manufacturers had met all the minimum requirements of Phase 2 of the R-CFL Technology Innovation Competition. PNNL developed both the criteria and the test apparatus design for Elevated Temperature Life Testing (ETLT), which has been included by DOE in its draft ENERGY STAR specifications for the reflector category of CFLs. PNNL promoted the winning lamps through a program website, press releases, and fliers as well as through program partners. PNNL also helped engage distributors including Costco, the Home Depot, Bonneville Power Administration, and utility organizations.

Sandahl, Linda J.; Gilbride, Theresa L.; Ledbetter, Marc R.; McCullough, Jeffrey J.

2008-05-19T23:59:59.000Z

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Free energy calculation of a molecule by removing VDW and Coulomb interactions in a transformation and treating the molecule as non interacting systems  

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Free energy calculations in molecular simulations have a variety of applications including determining the strength of molecular processes such as solvation and binding. It has been recently shown that when removing the VDW and Coulomb potential terms of a group of atoms in a molecule by performing a transformation, the molecule can be treated as non interacting systems in the free energy calculation. This treatment is applicable both when the molecule is in vacuum and in liquid and enables a very simple calculation of the free energies associated with the potentials that depend on the relative spherical coordinates of these atoms. Here we demonstrate the method in the free energy calculation of a Methanethiol molecule and compare the results to these obtained by MD simulations in vacuum and in water. The comparison of free energies associated with the potentials that depend on the relative spherical coordinates shows agreement between the results and faster computation when using the method by factors starti...

Farhi, Asaf

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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It Matters Which Way You Slice It: Risk Management for the 2005 Procurement Auction of Italy's Acquirente Unico  

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As the single buyer in Italy for retail consumers not eligible for competitive supply as well as eligible customers who do not choose a competitive supplier, the Acquirente Unico purchases roughly half of Italy's electricity. Here are some of the key risk management considerations that were involved in its 2005 procurement.

Fraser, Hamish; Lanza, Salvatore

2006-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Using an Energy Performance Based Design-Build Process to Procure a Large Scale Low-Energy Building: Preprint  

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This paper will review a procurement, acquisition, and contract process of a large-scale replicable net zero energy (ZEB) office building. The owners developed and implemented an energy performance based design-build process to procure a 220,000 ft2 office building with contractual requirements to meet demand side energy and LEED goals. We will outline the key procurement steps needed to ensure achievement of our energy efficiency and ZEB goals. The development of a clear and comprehensive Request for Proposals (RFP) that includes specific and measurable energy use intensity goals is critical to ensure energy goals are met in a cost effective manner. The RFP includes a contractual requirement to meet an absolute demand side energy use requirement of 25 kBtu/ft2, with specific calculation methods on what loads are included, how to normalize the energy goal based on increased space efficiency and data center allocation, specific plug loads and schedules, and calculation details on how to account for energy used from the campus hot and chilled water supply. Additional advantages of integrating energy requirements into this procurement process include leveraging the voluntary incentive program, which is a financial incentive based on how well the owner feels the design-build team is meeting the RFP goals.

Pless, S.; Torcellini, P.; Shelton, D.

2011-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Pairing and unpairing electron densities in organic systems: Two-electron three center through space and through bonds interactions  

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Two-electron three-center bonding interactions in organic ions like methonium (CH{sub 5}{sup +}), ethonium (C{sub 2}H{sub 7}{sup +}), and protonated alkanes n?C{sub 4}H{sub 11}{sup +} isomers (butonium cations) are described and characterized within the theoretical framework of the topological analysis of the electron density decomposition into its effectively paired and unpaired contributions. These interactions manifest in some of this type of systems as a concentration of unpaired electron cloud around the bond paths, in contrast to the well known paradigmatic boron hydrids in which it is not only concentrated close to the atomic nucleus and the bond paths but out of them and over the region defined by the involved atoms as a whole. This result permits to propose an attempt of classification for these interactions based in such manifestations. In the first type, it is called as interactions through bonds and in the second type as interactions through space type.

Lobayan, Rosana M., E-mail: rmlb@exa.unne.edu.ar [Departamento de Física, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Naturales y Agrimensura, Universidad Nacional del Nordeste, 3400, Corrientes (Argentina); Bochicchio, Roberto C., E-mail: rboc@df.uba.ar [Departamento de Física, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, and IFIBA, CONICET, Ciudad Universitaria, 1428, Buenos Aires (Argentina)

2014-05-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Peer Review of the Federal Energy Management Program Energy-Efficient Product Procurement Portfolio  

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Peer Review of the Federal Energy Management Program Peer Review of the Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) Energy-Efficient Product Procurement (EEPP) Portfolio Meeting: Washington D.C., Dec. 4, 2012 Reviewers: David Goldstein (Chair), Harvey Sachs, Cyndi Vallina, Marina Moses, and Shahzeen Attari Review: Jan. 25, 2013 Summary The Review Committee met in Washington, D.C., and engaged in a day-long discussion with FEMP EEPP staff and contractors. Program staff gave clear and effective presentations, and we had extensive and illuminating discussions with the staff, and to a limited extent with other interested parties who attended. The Committee worked together after the meeting and by email to produce this review. Our review addresses: * strategic issues with respect to the program,

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U.S. Department of Energy Affirmative Procurement and Recycling Fiscal Year 2006 Report  

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Washington, DC 20585 Washington, DC 20585 March 12, 2007 Mr. Edwin Piñero Federal Environmental Executive Office of the Federal Environmental Executive Ariel Rios Building 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Mail Code: 1600J Washington, DC 20460 Dear Mr. Piñero: The Department of Energy (DOE) is pleased to transmit the enclosed report in fulfillment of the annual reporting requirements under Executive Order 13101, Greening the Government through Waste Prevention, Recycling, and Federal Acquisition. The report was prepared in accordance with the survey instructions provided in your letter to Agency Environmental Executives and Senior Procurement Executives, dated November 2, 2006. DOE's report contains the specific purchasing data that you requested on the eight

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Product Service Codes @ Headquarters Description: Product Services Codes used at Headquartes Procurement Services  

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Codes @ Headquarters Codes @ Headquarters Description: Product Services Codes used at Headquartes Procurement Services Filters: Signed Date only show values between , Contracting Agency ID only show values equal to '8900', Contracting Office ID only show values equal to '00001', Modification Number only show values equal to '0', Date Signed only show values between '05/01/2011' and '04/30/2012', Last Modified Date only show values between Contracting Agency ID: 8900, Contracting Office ID: 00001 Product or Service Code Product or Service Description Ultimate Contract Value R499 OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES $48,396,439.74 7 R499 SUPPORT- PROFESSIONAL: OTHER $13,156,938.09 16 7030 ADP SOFTWARE $5,745,993.02 81 R408 PROGRAM MANAGEMENT/SUPPOR T SERVICES $5,343,000.00 5 AD26 SERVICES (MANAGEMENT/SUPPO

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TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division  

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POLICY FLASH 2013-46 POLICY FLASH 2013-46 DATE: April 18, 2013 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division Office of Policy Office of Acquisition and Project Management SUBJECT: Awardee Share in STRIPES SUMMARY: A problem has been identified with completing the awardee share fields on the FAADS/FAADS Plus reporting screen in STRIPES. Data quality is an area of major focus especially for the data being sent to USASpending.gov as required by the Federal Funding and Transparency Act. The attached Awardee Share Procedures detail the procedures for correctly reporting the awardee share (also known as the cost share, recipient share, and non-federal share) on the FAADS/FAADS Plus screen in STRIPES.

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U.S. Department of Energy Oak Ridge Operations Offlce Procurement and Cantrads Division  

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Oak Ridge Operations Offlce Oak Ridge Operations Offlce Procurement and Cantrads Division P.O. BOX 2001 Oak Ridge. TN 37831 SOLICITATION, OFFER AND AWARD Dlrect Del very Adotess' U S Deoanmenl of Energy Oar R doe Ooerat ons Ofice ~ r m u r e i e n t s n d Contracts Division ,200 Administration Road, ATTN: Ballard A. Jackson Jr Oak Ridse. TN 37830 I . THIS CONTRACT IS ARATED ORDER UNDER DPAS (15 CFR 700) I NOTE: In sealed bid solicitations "offer" and "offeror" mean "bid" and "bidder". SOLICITATION 9. Sealed offers in original and S e e Section L copies for furnishing the supplies or selvices in the Schedule will b e received at the place specified in I t e m % or if handcarried, in the depository located i n the Federal Office Buildinq a t Oak Ridqe. T

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Benchmarking D and D procurement best practices at four commercial nuclear power plants.  

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In conclusion, if the Department of Energy is going to achieve the strategic objectives of the world's largest environment clean-up of contaminated sites, then they are going to have to identify and implement leading edge thinking, practices and solutions. This report should serve not as the end of best practices, identification and implementation rather it creates a platform for a wide range of beginnings, and establishes a starting point for continuous improvement of DOE and contractor's processes, practices and initiatives to allow D&D to be performed safer, faster, better at reduced costs. The approaches identified in this report will come to life by being shared, debated, and implemented in the context of organizational realities. Then, where appropriate, they need to be used and improved upon. We encourage the procurement and technical communities to use this document to facilitate an on-going dialog.

Arflin, J.; Baker, G.; Bidwell, B.; Bugielski, D.; Cavanagh, J.; Sandlin, N.

1998-11-06T23:59:59.000Z

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Novel procurement concepts utilized to award contract for vitrification of an F006 mixed waste sludge  

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A number of novel concepts were utilized in a procurement bid process to award a contract for the stabilization of a mixed wastewater treatment plating line sludge from the Reactor Materials department (M-Area) at the Savannah River site (SRS). The contract award was based on a combination of technical and cost considerations. The technical aspects included an evaluation of the technical validity of the proposed process(es) (i.e., would the process work?), the physical resources of the proposer and the expertise of the personnel proposed to work on the program, and prior experience of the firm wit treatment and stabilization of mixed (radioactive and hazardous) wastes. This paper will concentrate on the cost and the bid award considerations, rather than the technical aspects.

Pickett, J.B.; Musall, J.C.; Hayes, A.F.; Campbell, E.E.

1994-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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NAICS Codes @ Headquarters Description: NAICS Codes used at Headquarters Procurement Services  

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Codes @ Headquarters Codes @ Headquarters Description: NAICS Codes used at Headquarters Procurement Services Filters: Signed Date only show values between , Contracting Agency ID show only ('8900'), Contracting Office ID show only ('00001'), Date Signed only show values between '05/01/2011' and '04/30/2012', Last Modified Date only show values between Contracting Agency ID: 8900, Contracting Office ID: 00001 NAICS Code NAICS Description Action Obligation 541519 OTHER COMPUTER RELATED SERVICES 341 $141,587,250.76 531210 OFFICES OF REAL ESTATE AGENTS AND BROKERS 286 $2,204,687.38 541330 ENGINEERING SERVICES 245 $80,827,391.54 611430 PROFESSIONAL AND MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT TRAINING 216 -$1,452,480.09 541611 ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGEMENT AND GENERAL MANAGEMENT CONSULTING SERVICES 206 $67,689,373.27 562910 REMEDIATION

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Vision-based head pose estimation and interactivity analysis : algorithms, systems and evaluation  

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and hybrid system Rotation (degrees) Method Pitch Yaw RollHybrid System Jitter (degrees) Pitch (degrees) Yaw (degrees)three discrete yaws [63]. A more recent system trained ?ve

Murphy-Chutorian, Erik Marshall

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - air-distribution systems interactions Sample...  

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Distribution Systems Bass Abushakra Iain S. Walker... , and the installation of supply boots and diffusers. Introduction The installation of air distribution systems... in the...

415

On the diversity of magnetic interactions in close-in star-planet systems  

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Magnetic interactions between close-in planets and their host star can play an important role in the secular orbital evolution of the planets, as well as the rotational evolution of their host. As long as the planet orbits inside the Alfv\\'en surface of the stellar wind, the magnetic interaction between the star and the planet can modify the wind properties and also lead to direct angular momentum transfers between the two. We model these star-planet interactions using compressible magneto-hydrodynamic (MHD) simulations, and quantify the angular momentum transfers between the star, the planet, and the stellar wind. We study the cases of magnetized and non-magnetized planets and vary the orbital radius inside the Alfv\\'en surface of the stellar wind. Based on a grid of numerical simulations, we propose general scaling laws for the modification of the stellar wind torque, for the torque between the star and the planet, and for the planet migration associated with the star-planet magnetic interactions. We show t...

Strugarek, Antoine; Matt, Sean Patrick; Réville, Victor

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

416

One-rank interaction kernel of the two-nucleon system for medium and high energies  

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A new version of the separable kernel of the nucleon-nucleon interaction in the Bethe-Salpeter approach is presented. The phase shifts are fitted to recent experimental data for singlet and uncoupled triplet partial waves of the neutron-proton scattering with total angular momenta J=0,1. The results are compared with other model calculations.

S. G. Bondarenko; V. V. Burov; W-Y. Pauchy Hwang; E. P. Rogochaya

2008-06-04T23:59:59.000Z

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854 Agronomy Journal Volume 105, Issue 3 2013 Pest Interactions in Agronomic Systems  

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with normal plant function or metabolism, (ii) altered ecological interactions occur such as herbicide-resistant maximizing their ecological success under different environmental selective pressures by differentially Herbicide Resistance in Wild Oat and Impacts on Physiology, Germinability, and Seed Production Erik A

Peterson, Robert K. D.

418

Investigation of Anion-pi Interactions in Inorganic, Organic and Biological Systems  

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omitted for the sake of clarity. Copper atoms (teal), carbon atoms (gray), nitrogen atoms (blue), phosphorus atoms (pink), fluorine atoms (yellow). ................................................................. 46 2.10 Mass spectrum showing [Cu... the olefin and the anion. ............................................................... 73 3.4 Sum of the energies predicted by NBO for the charge transfer interactions between the fluorine lone pairs and the antibonding orbitals of the olefins...

Funck, Edward Sterling

2012-07-16T23:59:59.000Z

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Systems Analysis of Plant Functional, Transcriptional, Physical Interaction, and Metabolic Networks  

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...Manihot esculenta), and wine grape (Vitis vinifera...of generating high-quality networks is still time...but predictive power increases when associations include...for generating a high-quality genome-scale metabolic...2008, a). High-quality binary protein interaction...

George W. Bassel; Allison Gaudinier; Siobhan M. Brady; Lars Hennig; Seung Y. Rhee; Ive De Smet

2012-10-30T23:59:59.000Z

420

Acceleration of low energy nuclear reactions by formation of correlated states of interacting particles in dynamical systems  

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Abstract In this work the most universal mechanism of essential acceleration of low energy nuclear reactions on the basis of correlated states of interacting particles is considered. This mechanism provides a giant increase of barrier penetrability under critical conditions (low energy, high barrier), where the effectiveness of “ordinary” tunneling effects is negligibly small, and can be applied to different experiments. The physical reason of an increased barrier penetrability in correlated states is connected to the modified uncertainty relation ? p ? q ? ? 2 / 4 1 - r pq 2 for correlated states and to the increase in momentum ?p and position ?q variances with increasing of correlation coefficient rpq. We have considered preconditions and methods of formation of correlated coherent states of interacting nuclei in non-stationary dynamical systems. It was shown that in real nuclear-physical systems at r pq 2 ? 1 very sharp growth (up to a factor of 1030–10100 and more!) of Coulomb barrier penetrability at very low energy of interacting particles is possible. Several successful low-energy correlated-induced fusion experiments are discussed.

Vladimir I. Vysotskii; Stanislav V. Adamenko; Mykhaylo V. Vysotskyy

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Interactive computer simulation of dairy farm systems as a method for making energy management decisions  

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To facilitate management decisions an analytical model was developed to predict energy and labor requirements and costs for milking and feed handling systems. The Dairy Farm Simulation Model was based on detailed time and motion studies, and energy audits of 21 dairy farms in Michigan. Data included labor hours and energy consumption per month for each operation required for milking and feed handling and charges based on Detroit Edison electrical rate schedules. The result of optimizing the electrical rate charges for simulated milking systems is indicated by the Time-of-Day Rate Schedule which provides the lowest cost to farm operators willing to adjust milking times. Simulation of mobile and stationary feeding systems for six herd sizes includes calculations of capital investment and operating costs in addition to labor and energy cost. Results indicate that mobile systems required a lower investment cost while stationary systems realize lower energy costs. Labor requirements per cow decreased as herd size increased for mobile systems, but remained the same for stationary systems regardless of herd size. The energy required to operate each system, based on the number of oil barrel equivalents, indicates the stationary system required less energy for herd sizes up to and including 150 cows, while mobile systems indicate a lower energy requirement for herd sizes greater than 150 cows. In general, no single system emerged as the best, rather it depended on the operator's personal preference.

Hewett, E.J. III

1983-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Evaluating interaction energies of weakly bonded systems using the Buckingham-Hirshfeld method  

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We present the finalized Buckingham-Hirshfeld method (BHD-DFT) for the evaluation of interaction energies of non-bonded dimers with Density Functional Theory (DFT). In the method, dispersion energies are evaluated from static multipole polarizabilities, obtained on-the-fly from Coupled Perturbed Kohn-Sham calculations and partitioned into diatomic contributions using the iterative Hirshfeld partitioning method. The dispersion energy expression is distributed over four atoms and has therefore a higher delocalized character compared to the standard pairwise expressions. Additionally, full multipolar polarizability tensors are used as opposed to effective polarizabilities, allowing to retain the anisotropic character at no additional computational cost. A density dependent damping function for the BLYP, PBE, BP86, B3LYP, and PBE0 functionals has been implemented, containing two global parameters which were fitted to interaction energies and geometries of a selected number of dimers using a bi-variate RMS fit. The method is benchmarked against the S22 and S66 data sets for equilibrium geometries and the S22x5 and S66x8 data sets for interaction energies around the equilibrium geometry. Best results are achieved using the B3LYP functional with mean average deviation values of 0.30 and 0.24 kcal/mol for the S22 and S66 data sets, respectively. This situates the BHD-DFT method among the best performing dispersion inclusive DFT methods. Effect of counterpoise correction on DFT energies is discussed.

Krishtal, A. [Fachbereich Chemie, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Erwin Schrödinger Straße 52, D-67663 Kaiserslautern (Germany)] [Fachbereich Chemie, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Erwin Schrödinger Straße 52, D-67663 Kaiserslautern (Germany); Van Alsenoy, C. [Department of Chemistry, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, B2610 Antwerp (Belgium)] [Department of Chemistry, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, B2610 Antwerp (Belgium); Geerlings, P. [Algemene Chemie, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, B-1050 Brussels (Belgium)] [Algemene Chemie, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, B-1050 Brussels (Belgium)

2014-05-14T23:59:59.000Z

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Risk Assessment and Management for Interconnected and Interactive Critical Flood Defense Systems  

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terminals, offshore platforms, and nuclear power plants [offshore, and nuclear systems. For example, in the case of a nuclear power plant,

Hamedifar, Hamed

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Investigation into the Interactions between thermal management, lubrication and control systems of a diesel engine.  

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??Engine thermal and lubricant systems have only recently been a serious focus in engine design and in general remain under passive control. The introduction of… (more)

Burke, Richard D

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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LRRB Pavement Management SystemsTraffic Generator Managing Interaction Between Local  

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% of their energy from renewable sources by 2025. #12;LRRB Pavement Management SystemsTraffic Generator MN Wind Resource #12;LRRB Pavement Management SystemsTraffic Generator Wind Power (continued) · Advantage: · Energy Anderson, Stearns County Deb Bloom, City of Roseville Bruce Hasbargen, Lk of Woods Cty Steve Koehler, City

Minnesota, University of

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The Role of Repeated Interactions, Self-Enforcing Agreements and Relational [Sub]Contracting: Evidence from California Highway Procurement Auctions  

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Gil, R. (2004) “Contracting in the Spanish Movie Industry,”Civil Constructors Clayborn Contracting Group Parnum PavingSim J. Harris Co. Baldwin Contracting Co. Modern Alloys Inc.

Gil, Ricard; Marion, Justin

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

427

Mechanical Air Distribution Interactions with the House System in Hot and Humid Climates  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

. Return leaks can also draw in gases like radon as weU as pesticide and herbicide residues present in the soil around the home. A 1989 study at the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratories found that an air handler with a poorly sealed retum plenum could exert a... quantities of moisture, radon. allergens, or particulates into the home. Worse yet, what if this interaction causes health problems or a house fire. This is a set of potential problems that simply can't be ignored. There have been successful lawsuits...

Garrett, D. A.

1994-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

428

Review of the Long Lead Procurement Processed Used by Babcock & Wilcox Technical Services Y-12, LLC for the Uranium Processing Facility Proect, July 2012  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Long Lead Procurement Processes Used by Long Lead Procurement Processes Used by Babcock &Wilcox Technical Services Y-12, LLC for the Uranium Processing Facility Project May 2011 July 2012 Office of Safety and Emergency Management Evaluations Office of Enforcement and Oversight Office of Health, Safety and Security U.S. Department of Energy i Table of Contents 1.0 Purpose ................................................................................................................................................... 1 2.0 Scope ...................................................................................................................................................... 1 3.0 Background ............................................................................................................................................ 1

429

Followup Audit on the Procurement of Support Services for the Energy Information Administration, CR-B-97-03  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL FOLLOWUP AUDIT ON THE PROCUREMENT OF SUPPORT SERVICES FOR THE ENERGY INFORMATION ADMINISTRATION The Office of Inspector General wants to make the distribution of its reports as customer friendly and cost effective as possible. Therefore, this report will be available electronically through the Internet five to seven days after publication at the following alternative

430

An Analysis of the Concurrent Validity of the Interactive Computer Interview System as Defined by Student Achievement on the Kansas State Assessments  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

This study's primary research question was to determine whether or not the Interactive Computer Interview System displays concurrent validity as defined by student achievement through a criterion-referenced test. The criterion-referenced test used...

Wheat, Todd

2013-08-31T23:59:59.000Z

431

Pattern formation properties of a system of interaction-diffusion equations relevant to a mussel-algae ecosystem in a quiescent marine layer .  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

??A particular interaction-diffusion mussel-algae model system for the development of spontaneous stationary young mussel bed patterning on a homogeneous substrate covered by a quiescent marine… (more)

[No author

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

432

Integration of Nontraditional Isotopic Systems Into Reaction-Transport Models of EGS For Exploration, Evaluation of Water-Rock Interaction, and Impacts of Water Chemistry on Reservoir Sustainability  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

Integration of Nontraditional Isotopic Systems Into Reaction-Transport Models of EGS For Exploration, Evaluation of Water-Rock Interaction, and Impacts of Water Chemistry on Reservoir Sustainability presentation at the April 2013 peer review meeting held in Denver, Colorado.

433

Microcalorimetric study of metal-support interaction in the Pt/TiO/sub 2/ system  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

Adsorption of hydrogen and carbon monoxide at the surface of anatase-supported platinum was studied by heat-flow calorimetry. When strong metal-support interaction (SMSI) is created by high-temperature (773 K) reduction of the sample in hydrogen, the metal area available for adsorption decreases to 10% of the total area initially present in the sample. However, the reactivity of the remaining metal surface, with respect to either carbon monoxide or hydrogen at 296 K, is similar to the reactivity of normal platinum. These results may be considered as indirect evidence for encapsulation (or decoration) of the metal by the reduced support. The small but significant decrease of the initial heat of adsorption of hydrogen following the development of SMSI indicates that the reduced support modifies the chemical properties of the surface metal atoms. Oxygen interacts at 296 K with the high-temperature pretreated Pt/TiO/sub 2/ sample and almost completely suppresses SMSI. The heat of regeneration is identical to the heat of reoxidation of titanium oxide (anatase), pretreated in the same conditions as the Pt/TiO/sub 2/ sample. It is close, in absolute value, to the heat of formation of anionic vacancies in the TiO/sub 2/ lattice, calculated from equilibrium measurements of electrical conductivity.

Herrmann, J.M.; Gravelle-Rumeau-Maillot, M.; Gravelle, P.C.

1987-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

434

Procuring Solar Energy: A Guide for Federal Facility Decision Makers, Solar Screening Evaluation Checklist, September 2010  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

This guide presents an overview of the process for successfully planning for and installing solar technology on a federal site. It is specifically targeted to managers of federal buildings and sites, contracting officers, energy and sustainability officers, and regional procurement managers. The solar project process is outlined in a concise, easy-to-understand, step-by-step format. Information includes a brief overview of legislation and executive orders related to renewable energy and the compelling reasons for implementing a solar project on a federal site. It also includes how to assess a facility to identify the best solar installation site, project recommendations and considerations to help avoid unforeseen issues, and guidance on financing and contracting options. Case studies with descriptions of successful solar deployments across multiple agencies are presented. In addition, detailed information and sample documents for specific tasks are referenced with Web links or included in the appendixes. The guide concentrates on distributed solar generation and not large, centralized solar energy generation.

435

Summary history of domestic uranium procurement under US Atomic Energy Commission contracts. Final report  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

During the period 1947 through 1970, the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) fostered the rapid development and expansion of the domestic uranium mining and milling industry by providing a market for uranium. Some thirty-two mills were constructed during that period to produce U/sub 3/O/sub 8/ concentrates for sale to the AEC. In addition, there were various pilot plants, concentrators, upgraders, heap leach, and solution mining facilities that operated during the period. The purpose of this report is to compile a short narrative history of the AEC's uranium concentrate procurement program and to describe briefly each of the operations that produced uranium for sale to the AEC. Contractual arrangements are described and data are given on quantities of U/sub 3/O/sub 8/ purchased and prices paid. Similar data are included for V/sub 2/O/sub 5/, where applicable. Mill and other plant operating data were also compiled from old AEC records. These latter data were provided by the companies, as a contractual requirement, during the period of operation under AEC contracts. Additionally, an effort was made to determine the present status of each facility by reference to other recently published reports. No sites were visited nor were the individual reports reviewed by the companies, many of which no longer exist. The authors relied almost entirely on published information for descriptions of facilities and milling processes utilized.

Albrethsen, H. Jr.; McGinley, F.E.

1982-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

436

Security analysis of the interaction between the UK gas and electricity transmission systems   

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Natural gas has become the UK’s foremost primary energy source, providing some 39% of our energy needs. The National Transmission System (NTS) has developed from its humble beginnings when natural gas was first discovered ...

Whiteford, James Raymond George

2012-06-25T23:59:59.000Z

437

Sensemble : a wireless inertial sensor system for the interactive dance and collective motion analysis  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

The motivation for this project is the recent opportunity to leverage low-power, high-bandwidth RF devices and compact inertial sensors to create a wearable, wireless, motion analysis system meeting the demands of many ...

Aylward, Ryan P

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

438

John E. Lunney Assistant for Systems Integration  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

, test and evaluate, procure, operate, support, and maintain the Strategic Weapon System and assigned conventional weapon systems of SSP. Mr. Lunney began his electrical engineering career with General Electric, and TRIDENT Strategic Weapon Systems. Mr. Lunney entered the Civil Service in 1983 at the headquarters staff

439

Tunable light-matter interaction and the role of hyperbolicity in graphene-hBN system  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Hexagonal boron nitride (hBN) is a natural hyperbolic material which can also accommodate highly dispersive surface phonon-polariton modes. In this paper, we examine theoretically the mid-infrared optical properties of graphene-hBN heterostructures derived from their coupled plasmon-phonon modes. We found that the graphene plasmon couples differently with the phonons of the two Reststrahlen bands, owing to their different hyperbolicity. This also leads to distinctively different interaction between an external quantum emitter and the plasmon-phonon modes in the two bands, leading to substantial modification of its spectrum. The coupling to graphene plasmons allows for additional gate tunability in the Purcell factor, and narrow dips in its emission spectra.

Kumar, Anshuman; Fung, Kin Hung; Avouris, Phaedon; Fang, Nicholas X

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

440

Weakly interacting massive particle diffusion in the solar system including solar depletion and its effect on Earth capture rates  

Science Journals Connector (OSTI)

Weakly interacting massive particles (WIMPs) can be captured by the Earth, where they eventually sink to the core, annihilate, and produce, e.g., neutrinos that can be searched for with neutrino telescopes. The Earth is believed to capture WIMPs not dominantly from the Milky Way halo directly, but instead from a distribution of WIMPs that have diffused around in the solar system due to gravitational interactions with the planets in the solar system. Recently, doubts have been raised about the lifetime of these WIMP orbits due to solar capture. We investigate this issue here by detailed numerical simulations. Compared to earlier estimates, we find that the WIMP velocity distribution is significantly suppressed below about 70 km/s, which results in a suppression of the capture rates mainly for heavier WIMPs (above ?100 GeV). At 1 TeV and above the reduction is almost a factor of 10. We apply these results to the case where the WIMP is a supersymmetric neutralino and find that, within the minimal supersymmetric standard model, the annihilation rates and thus the neutrino fluxes are reduced even more than the capture rates. At high masses (above ?1 TeV), the suppression is almost two orders of magnitude. This suppression will make the detection of neutrinos from heavy WIMP annihilations in the Earth much harder compared to earlier estimates.

Johan Lundberg and Joakim Edsjö

2004-06-02T23:59:59.000Z

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441

Method and system of integrating information from multiple sources  

DOE Patents [OSTI]

A system and method of integrating information from multiple sources in a document centric application system. A plurality of application systems are connected through an object request broker to a central repository. The information may then be posted on a webpage. An example of an implementation of the method and system is an online procurement system.

Alford, Francine A. (Livermore, CA); Brinkerhoff, David L. (Antioch, CA)

2006-08-15T23:59:59.000Z

442

Role of exchange in density-functional theory for weakly interacting systems: Quantum Monte Carlo analysis of electron density and interaction energy  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

We analyze the density-functional theory (DFT) description of weak interactions by employing diffusion and reptation quantum Monte Carlo (QMC) calculations, for a set of benzene-molecule complexes. While the binding energies ...

Grossman, Jeffrey C.

443

Pressurized fluidized-bed hydroretorting of eastern oil shales. Volume 4, Task 5, Operation of PFH on beneficiated shale, Task 6, Environmental data and mitigation analyses and Task 7, Sample procurement, preparation, and characterization: Final report, September 1987--May 1991  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

The objective of Task 5 (Operation of Pressurized Fluidized-Bed Hydro-Retorting (PFH) on Beneficiated Shale) was to modify the PFH process to facilitate its use for fine-sized, beneficiated Eastern shales. This task was divided into 3 subtasks: Non-Reactive Testing, Reactive Testing, and Data Analysis and Correlations. The potential environment impacts of PFH processing of oil shale must be assessed throughout the development program to ensure that the appropriate technologies are in place to mitigate any adverse effects. The overall objectives of Task 6 (Environmental Data and Mitigation Analyses) were to obtain environmental data relating to PFH and shale beneficiation and to analyze the potential environmental impacts of the integrated PFH process. The task was divided into the following four subtasks. Characterization of Processed Shales (IGT), 6.2. Water Availability and Treatment Studies, 6.3. Heavy Metals Removal and 6.4. PFH Systems Analysis. The objective of Task 7 (Sample Procurement, Preparation, and Characterization) was to procure, prepare, and characterize raw and beneficiated bulk samples of Eastern oil shale for all of the experimental tasks in the program. Accomplishments for these tasks are presented.

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1992-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

444

Enhancing student learning: On-line interactive laboratory for modelling of real world control system applications  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

University has had satisfactory results regarding the use of a simulator for simulation of power plant the real power system plant with the reduced risk of plant failure since, at that stage, they are already familiar with the concepts associated with the plant control. Others authors have utilized virtual

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

445

Interactive Visual Analysis and Exploration of Injection Systems Simulations Kresimir Matkovic  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

, parallel coordinates, pie-chart, etc. A Diesel Common Rail Injector with 2/2 Way Valve is used for a case of fuel injection systems. CR Categories: J.2.5 [Computer Applications]: PHYSICAL SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING--Engineering]: COMPUTER GRAPHICS-- General Keywords: Information visualization, visual exploration, simula- tion

446

Affective responses to system messages in human–computer-interaction: Effects of modality and message type  

Science Journals Connector (OSTI)

......reaction upon seeing a snake, or a fit of frustration...Lang, 2000) and body temperature (Cabanac, 1992...2002 ), aiming at the development of systems that are...heart rate, and skin temperature. These measures were...conductance and skin temperature, which are also the......

Hans-Rüdiger Pfister; Sabine Wollstädter; Christian Peter

2011-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

447

Demonstration abstract: airfeed: indoor real time interactive air quality monitoring system  

Science Journals Connector (OSTI)

Solutions to outdoor air pollution require societal changes; however, we focus on indoor home air quality to allow for individual control over the breathing environment. We present AirFeed: a real time air quality monitoring system that provides measurements ... Keywords: air quality, human activity, monitoring, real time

Kyeong T. Min, Andrzej Forys, Thomas Schmid

2014-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

448

Magnetohydrodynamic electromagnetic pulse (MHD-EMP) interaction with power transmission and distribution systems  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

This report discusses the effects of the late-time high-altitude electromagnetic pulse (HEMP) on electrical transmission and distribution (T&D) systems. This environment, known as the magnetohydrodynamic electromagnetic pulse (MHD-EMP), is a very slowly varying electric field induced in the earth`s surface, similar to the field induced by a geomagnetic storm. It can result in the flow of a quasi-dc current in grounded power lines and in the subsequent magnetic saturation of transformers. This saturation, in turn, causes 6-Hz harmonic distortion and an increase in the reactive power required by generation facilities. This report analyzes and discusses these phenomena. The MHD-EMP environment is briefly discussed, and a simplified form of the earth-induced electric field is developed for use in a parametric study of transmission line responses. Various field coupling models are described, and calculated results for the responses of both transmission- and distribution-class power lines are presented. These calculated responses are compared with measurements of transformer operation under dc excitation to infer the MHD-EMP response of these power system components. It is found that the MHD-EMP environment would have a marked effect on a power system by inducing up to several hundreds of amperes of quasi-dc current on power lines. These currents will cause transformers to saturate which could result in excessive harmonic generation, voltage swings, and voltage suppression. The design of critical facilities which are required to operate during and after MHD-EMP events will have to be modified in order to mitigate the effects of these abnormal power system conditions.

Tesche, F.M. [Tesche (F.M.), Dallas, TX (United States); Barnes, P.R. [Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (United States); Meliopoulos, A.P.S. [Georgia Inst. of Tech., Atlanta, GA (United States). Dept. of Electrical Engineering

1992-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

449

The development of an interactive microcomputer-based system to analyze linear network optimization problems  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

-friendly, analysts have found it easier to apply these techniques. There continues to be three major problems associated with available network analysis software. These problems are that there have been few attempts to integrate the most commonly used algorithms...] outline several advantages that network modesl possess. They point out that 1) network models accurately represent many zeal-world systems; 2) network models seem to be more readily acceptable to non- analysts than do other types of operations research...

Fowler, John Welsh

1986-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

450

MATING SYSTEM EVOLUTION, PLANT-POLLINATOR INTERACTIONS, AND FLORAL ULTRAVIOLET PATTERNING IN MIMULUS GUTTATUS  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology has supported me in many ways. I am thankful for the hardworking greenhouse manager (Katie Nus) and her staff, v the always helpful office administration (Jaime Keeler, Dorothy Johanning, Linda Narcomey.... Trends in Ecology and Evolution 25: 35?43. Grant, V. 1949. Pollination systems as isolating mechanisms in angiosperms. Evolution 3: 82?97. Kearns, C. A., Inouye, D. W. and N. M. Waser. 1998. Endangered mutualisms: The conservation of plant...

Bodbyl-Roels, Sarah Ann

2012-08-31T23:59:59.000Z

451

Two-Stage Melting in Systems of Strongly Interacting Rydberg Atoms  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

We analyze the ground state properties of a one-dimensional cold atomic system in a lattice, where Rydberg excitations are created by an external laser drive. In the classical limit, the ground state is characterized by a complete devil's staircase for the commensurate solid structures of Rydberg excitations. Using perturbation theory and a mapping onto an effective low energy Hamiltonian, we find a transition of these commensurate solids into a floating solid with algebraic correlations. For stronger quantum fluctuations the floating solid eventually melts within a second quantum phase transition and the ground state becomes paramagnetic.

Hendrik Weimer; Hans Peter Büchler

2010-07-13T23:59:59.000Z

452

Two-Stage Melting in Systems of Strongly Interacting Rydberg Atoms  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

We analyze the ground state properties of a one-dimensional cold atomic system in a lattice, where Rydberg excitations are created by an external laser drive. In the classical limit, the ground state is characterized by a complete devil's staircase for the commensurate solid structures of Rydberg excitations. Using perturbation theory and a mapping onto an effective low-energy Hamiltonian, we find a transition of these commensurate solids into a floating solid with algebraic correlations. For stronger quantum fluctuations the floating solid eventually melts within a second quantum phase transition and the ground state becomes paramagnetic.

Weimer, Hendrik; Buechler, Hans Peter [Institute of Theoretical Physics III, Universitaet Stuttgart, 70550 Stuttgart (Germany)

2010-12-03T23:59:59.000Z

453

The effects of next nearest-neighbor exchange interaction on the magnetic properties in the one-dimensional Ising system  

Science Journals Connector (OSTI)

Abstract In this work, we investigate the effects of next nearest-neighbor exchange interaction (J2) on the magnetic properties in the one-dimensional Ising system (1DIS) by using Kaneyoshi approach within the effective field theory for both ferromagnetic and antiferromagnetic case. It is found that the magnetic properties strongly depend on the J2 in the 1DIS. The critical temperature of the 1DIS decreases as the J2 decreases and it has almost a stable value (Tc=0.571) when the J2 approaches to zero (but not zero). The coercive field point, remanence magnetization and the area of the hysteresis loop of the 1DIS decrease and the hysteresis curves of the 1DIS exhibit paramagnetic behaviors as the J2 decreases. The susceptibility of the 1DIS has a distinct peak at Tc. The magnetizations of the 1DIS are m1=m2=MT=1 in the ferromagnetic case, but they are m1=?1, m2=1 and MT=0 in the antiferromagnetic case at T=0. Moreover, the hysteresis curves of the m1 and m2 of the AFM 1DIS exhibit elliptical hysteresis behaviors with two distinct loops similar to the glasses for small next nearest-neighbor exchange interaction values (J2=0.0001, 0.001 and 0.01) and they have two different coercive field points far away from H=0.000.

Numan ?arl?

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

454

Energy density matrix formalism for interacting quantum systems: a quantum Monte Carlo study  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

We develop an energy density matrix that parallels the one-body reduced density matrix (1RDM) for many-body quantum systems. Just as the density matrix gives access to the number density and occupation numbers, the energy density matrix yields the energy density and orbital occupation energies. The eigenvectors of the matrix provide a natural orbital partitioning of the energy density while the eigenvalues comprise a single particle energy spectrum obeying a total energy sum rule. For mean-field systems the energy density matrix recovers the exact spectrum. When correlation becomes important, the occupation energies resemble quasiparticle energies in some respects. We explore the occupation energy spectrum for the finite 3D homogeneous electron gas in the metallic regime and an isolated oxygen atom with ground state quantum Monte Carlo techniques imple- mented in the QMCPACK simulation code. The occupation energy spectrum for the homogeneous electron gas can be described by an effective mass below the Fermi level. Above the Fermi level evanescent behavior in the occupation energies is observed in similar fashion to the occupation numbers of the 1RDM. A direct comparison with total energy differences demonstrates a quantita- tive connection between the occupation energies and electron addition and removal energies for the electron gas. For the oxygen atom, the association between the ground state occupation energies and particle addition and removal energies becomes only qualitative. The energy density matrix provides a new avenue for describing energetics with quantum Monte Carlo methods which have traditionally been limited to total energies.

Krogel, Jaron T [ORNL] [ORNL; Kim, Jeongnim [ORNL] [ORNL; Reboredo, Fernando A [ORNL] [ORNL

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

455

Policy Flash 2005-53  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

7 7 DATE: March 16, 2011 TO: Procurement Directors FROM: Director, Policy Division Office of Procurement and Assistance Policy Office of Procurement and Assistance Management SUBJECT: Acquisition Guide Chapters 4.1 - Procurement and Assistance Data System (PADS) and 4.3 - Requirements for the Industry Interactive Procurement System (IIPS) SUMMARY: With the implementation of Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES), Acquisition Guide Chapters 4.1 - Procurement and Assistance Data System (PADS) and 4.3 - Requirements for the Industry Interactive Procurement System (IIPS) are hereby rescinded. This flash may be viewed at http://management.energy.gov/policy_guidance/policy_flashes.htm. Questions concerning this policy flash should be directed to Barbara Binney at (202) 287-1340

456

On the linear response and scattering of an interacting molecule-metal system  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

A many-body Green’s function approach to the microscopic theory of plasmon-enhanced spectroscopy is presented within the context of localized surface-plasmon resonancespectroscopy and applied to investigate the coupling between quantum-molecular and classical-plasmonic resonances in monolayer-coated silver nanoparticles. Electronic propagators or Green’s functions, accounting for the repeated polarizationinteraction between a single molecule and its image in a nearby nanoscale metal, are explicitly computed and used to construct the linear-response properties of the combined molecule-metal system to an external electromagnetic perturbation. Shifting and finite lifetime of states appear rigorously and automatically within our approach and reveal an intricate coupling between molecule and metal not fully described by previous theories. Self-consistent incorporation of this quantum-molecular response into the continuum-electromagnetic scattering of the molecule-metal target is exploited to compute the localized surface-plasmon resonance wavelength shift with respect to the bare metal from first principles.

Masiello, David J.; Schatz, George C.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

457

Researching Complex Heat, Air and Moisture Interactions for a Wide-Range of Building Envelope Systems and Environmental Loads  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

This document serves as the final report documenting work completed by Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and the Fraunhofer Institute in Building Physics (Holzkirchen, Germany) under an international CRADA No. 0575 with Fraunhofer Institute of Bauphysics of the Federal Republic of Germany for Researching Complex Heat, Air and Moisture Interactions for a Wide Range of Building Envelope Systems and Environmental Loads. This CRADA required a multi-faceted approach to building envelope research that included a moisture engineering approach by blending extensive material property analysis, laboratory system and sub-system thermal and moisture testing, and advanced moisture analysis prediction performance. The Participant's Institute for Building physics (IBP) and the Contractor's Buildings Technology Center (BTC) identified potential research projects and activities capable of accelerating and advancing the development of innovative, low energy and durable building envelope systems in diverse climates. This allowed a major leverage of the limited resources available to ORNL to execute the required Department of Energy (DOE) directives in the area of moisture engineering. A joint working group (ORNL and Fraunhofer IBP) was assembled and a research plan was executed from May 2000 to May 2005. A number of key deliverables were produced such as adoption of North American loading into the WUFI-software. in addition the ORNL Weather File Analyzer was created and this has been used to address environmental loading for a variety of US climates. At least 4 papers have been co-written with the CRADA partners, and a chapter in the ASTM Manual 40 on Moisture Analysis and Condensation Control. All deliverables and goals were met and exceeded making this collaboration a success to all parties involves.

Karagiozis, A.N.

2007-05-15T23:59:59.000Z

458

A General Framework for Interactive Television News.  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

??We design a complete interactive television news system. We develop a news production system that allows for the creation of flexible, content-rich interactive news. This… (more)

Sellers, Benjamin Bart

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

459

Global-to-local incompatibility, monogamy of entanglement, and ground-state dimerization: Theory and observability of quantum frustration in systems with competing interactions  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Frustration in quantum many body systems is quantified by the degree of incompatibility between the local and global orders associated, respectively, to the ground states of the local interaction terms and the global ground state of the total many-body Hamiltonian. This universal measure is bounded from below by the ground-state bipartite block entanglement. For many-body Hamiltonians that are sums of two-body interaction terms, a further inequality relates quantum frustration to the pairwise entanglement between the constituents of the local interaction terms. This additional bound is a consequence of the limits imposed by monogamy on entanglement shareability. We investigate the behavior of local pair frustration in quantum spin models with competing interactions on different length scales and show that valence bond solids associated to exact ground-state dimerization correspond to a transition from generic frustration, i.e. geometric, common to classical and quantum systems alike, to genuine quantum frustration, i.e. solely due to the non-commutativity of the different local interaction terms. We discuss how such frustration transitions separating genuinely quantum orders from classical-like ones are detected by observable quantities such as the static structure factor and the interferometric visibility.

S. M. Giampaolo; B. C. Hiesmayr; F. Illuminati

2015-01-25T23:59:59.000Z

460

Reference: Grant Fraud: A Message from the National Procurement Fraud Task Force (http://www.grants.gov/assets/GrantFraud.pdf)  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Reference: Grant Fraud: A Message from the National Procurement Fraud Task Force (http://www.grants.gov/assets/GrantFraud.pdf) Grant Fraud, Waste, and Abuse The federal government provides almost $450 billion annually in Federal enrichment activities. Most of these dollars are awarded in the form of grants. If you are involved

Long, Nicholas

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Procurement Office, The University of Edinburgh, Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HT PURCHASE OF EQUIPMENT  

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Procurement Office, The University of Edinburgh, Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HT PURCHASE OF EQUIPMENT 1. STANDARD TERMS & CONDITIONS RELATING TO THE PURCHASE and having its principal administrative offices at Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL (the

Schnaufer, Achim

462

Procurement Office, The University of Edinburgh, Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HT PURCHASE OF SERVICES  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Procurement Office, The University of Edinburgh, Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HT PURCHASE OF SERVICES 1. STANDARD TERMS & CONDITIONS RELATING TO THE PURCHASE OF SERVICES its principal administrative offices at Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL (the "University

Schnaufer, Achim

463

Procurement Office, The University of Edinburgh, Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HT PURCHASE OF IT EQUIPMENT  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Procurement Office, The University of Edinburgh, Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HT PURCHASE OF IT EQUIPMENT 1. STANDARD TERMS AND CONDITIONS RELATING TO THE PURCHASE and having its principal administrative offices at Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL (the

Schnaufer, Achim

464

Procurement Office, The University of Edinburgh, Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HT PURCHASE OF GOODS  

E-Print Network [OSTI]

Procurement Office, The University of Edinburgh, Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HT PURCHASE OF GOODS 1. STANDARD TERMS AND CONDITIONS RELATING TO THE PURCHASE OF GOODS its principal administrative offices at Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL (the "University

Schnaufer, Achim

465

Climate and Energy-Water-Land System Interactions Technical Report to the U.S. Department of Energy in Support of the National Climate Assessment  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

This report provides a framework to characterize and understand the important elements of climate and energy-water-land (EWL) system interactions. It identifies many of the important issues, discusses our understanding of those issues, and presents a long-term research program research needs to address the priority scientific challenges and gaps in our understanding. Much of the discussion is organized around two discrete case studies with the broad themes of (1) extreme events and (2) regional intercomparisons. These case studies help demonstrate unique ways in which energy-water-land interactions can occur and be influenced by climate.

Skaggs, Richard; Hibbard, Kathleen A.; Frumhoff, Peter; Lowry, Thomas; Middleton, Richard; Pate, Ron; Tidwell, Vincent C.; Arnold, J. G.; Averyt, Kristen; Janetos, Anthony C.; Izaurralde, Roberto C.; Rice, Jennie S.; Rose, Steven K.

2012-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

466

FRIB cryogenic distribution system  

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The Michigan State University Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (MSU-FRIB) helium distribution system has been revised to include bayonet/warm valve type disconnects between each cryomodule and the transfer line distribution system, similar to the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (JLab) and the Spallation Neutron Source (SNS) cryogenic distribution systems. The heat loads at various temperature levels and some of the features in the design of the distribution system are outlined. The present status, the plans for fabrication, and the procurement approach for the helium distribution system are also included.

Ganni, Venkatarao [JLAB; Dixon, Kelly D. [JLAB; Laverdure, Nathaniel A. [JLAB; Knudsen, Peter N. [JLAB; Arenius, Dana M. [JLAB; Barrios, Matthew N. [Michigan State; Jones, S. [Michigan State; Johnson, M. [Michigan State; Casagrande, Fabio [Michigan State

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FRIB cryogenic distribution system  

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The Michigan State University Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (MSU-FRIB) helium distribution system has been revised to include bayonet/warm valve type disconnects between each cryomodule and the transfer line distribution system, similar to the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (JLab) and the Spallation Neutron Source (SNS) cryogenic distribution systems. The heat loads at various temperature levels and some of the features in the design of the distribution system are outlined. The present status, the plans for fabrication, and the procurement approach for the helium distribution system are also included.

Ganni, V.; Dixon, K.; Laverdure, N.; Knudsen, P.; Arenius, D. [Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (JLab), Newport News, VA 23606 (United States); Barrios, M.; Jones, S.; Johnson, M.; Casagrande, F. [Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB), Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 (United States)

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Microsoft Word - Public Sector Procurement - Issues in Program Development and Delivery - ARW 12-7-2012.docx  

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5E 5E Public Sector Procurement: Issues in Program Development & Delivery Christopher Payne, Andrew Weber Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory December 2012 This document was prepared as an account of work sponsored by the United States Government. While this document is believed to contain correct information, neither the United States Government nor any agency thereof, nor The Regents of the University of California, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights. Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by its trade name, trademark,

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AN EVALUATION OF SOLAR VALUATION METHODS USED IN UTILITY PLANNING AND PROCUREMENT PROCESSES  

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Solar Photovoltaics (PV) in Electric Power Systems Utilizing Energy StorageEnergy Storage Enhances the Economic Viability of Concentrating Solar

Mills, Andrew D.

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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VisIO: enabling interactive visualization of ultra-scale, time-series data via high-bandwidth distributed I/O systems  

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Petascale simulations compute at resolutions ranging into billions of cells and write terabytes of data for visualization and analysis. Interactive visuaUzation of this time series is a desired step before starting a new run. The I/O subsystem and associated network often are a significant impediment to interactive visualization of time-varying data; as they are not configured or provisioned to provide necessary I/O read rates. In this paper, we propose a new I/O library for visualization applications: VisIO. Visualization applications commonly use N-to-N reads within their parallel enabled readers which provides an incentive for a shared-nothing approach to I/O, similar to other data-intensive approaches such as Hadoop. However, unlike other data-intensive applications, visualization requires: (1) interactive performance for large data volumes, (2) compatibility with MPI and POSIX file system semantics for compatibility with existing infrastructure, and (3) use of existing file formats and their stipulated data partitioning rules. VisIO, provides a mechanism for using a non-POSIX distributed file system to provide linear scaling of 110 bandwidth. In addition, we introduce a novel scheduling algorithm that helps to co-locate visualization processes on nodes with the requested data. Testing using VisIO integrated into Para View was conducted using the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) on TACC's Longhorn cluster. A representative dataset, VPIC, across 128 nodes showed a 64.4% read performance improvement compared to the provided Lustre installation. Also tested, was a dataset representing a global ocean salinity simulation that showed a 51.4% improvement in read performance over Lustre when using our VisIO system. VisIO, provides powerful high-performance I/O services to visualization applications, allowing for interactive performance with ultra-scale, time-series data.

Mitchell, Christopher J [Los Alamos National Laboratory; Ahrens, James P [Los Alamos National Laboratory; Wang, Jun [UCF

2010-10-15T23:59:59.000Z

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AN EVALUATION OF SOLAR VALUATION METHODS USED IN UTILITY PLANNING AND PROCUREMENT PROCESSES  

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Storage Enhances the Economic Viability of Concentrating SolarSolar Photovoltaics (PV) in Electric Power Systems Utilizing Energy Storagestorage and/or natural gas augmentation to concentrating solar

Mills, Andrew D.

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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ORO Office Safeguards and Security Clearance Tracking System and Visitor  

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Office Safeguards and Security Clearance Tracking System and Office Safeguards and Security Clearance Tracking System and Visitor Control System PIA, Oak Ridge Operations Office ORO Office Safeguards and Security Clearance Tracking System and Visitor Control System PIA, Oak Ridge Operations Office ORO Office Safeguards and Security Clearance Tracking System and Visitor Control System PIA, Oak Ridge Operations Office ORO Office Safeguards and Security Clearance Tracking System and Visitor Control System PIA, Oak Ridge Operations Office More Documents & Publications Occupational Medicine - Assistant PIA, Idaho National Laboratory ORO Verification of Employment Tracking System(VETS) PIA, Oak ridge Operations Office iManage Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES) PIA, Office of Procurement and Assistance Management

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Sunfall is a production analytics system that accelerates science discovery by utilizing novel interactive visualization and analysis  

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interactive visualization and analysis techniques to facilitate insight into complex, noisy, high-dimensional and measure Type Ia supernovae in greater number and detail than has ever been done before. These supernovae are stellar explosions that have a consistent maximum brightness, allowing them to be used as "standard

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Long-term ice sheetclimate interactions under anthropogenic greenhouse forcing simulated with a complex Earth System Model  

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with a complex Earth System Model Miren Vizcai´no � Uwe Mikolajewicz � Matthias Gro¨ger � Ernst Maier-Reimer �-millennia simulations have been performed with a complex Earth System Model (ESM) for different anthropogenic climate climate change Á Meridional overturning circulation Á Earth system modelling Á Sea level 1 Introduction

Winguth, Arne

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Diversity in Genetic In Vivo Methods for Protein-Protein Interaction Studies: from the Yeast Two-Hybrid System to the Mammalian Split-Luciferase System  

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...GFP with either the C-terminal region of CFP or a mutated V163A version of the GFP C-terminal...polypeptides was detected with split GFP, split CFP, and a combination of GFP and YFP fragments...interactions in living cells. Anal. Chem. 77 :4815-4820. 351. Kodama, Y . 2011. A bright...

Bram Stynen; Hélène Tournu; Jan Tavernier; Patrick Van Dijck

2012-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Principal interactions in the magnetic system Fe{sub 1-x}Co{sub x}Si: Magnetic structure and critical temperature by neutron diffraction and SQUID measurements  

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The compound Fe{sub 1-x}Co{sub x}Si is a good representative for a cubic magnet with Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya interaction. On the basis of the neutron diffraction and superconducting quantum interference device measurements, we built the H-T phase diagram for the compound with different x from 0.1 to 0.7. The same set of parameters governs the magnetic system for different x. These parameters are well interpreted in the framework of the recently developed theory [S. V. Maleyev, Phys. Rev. B 73, 174402 (2006)]. As a result, the spin-wave stiffness, the Dzyaloshinskii constant, the anisotropic exchange constant, and the spin-wave gap caused by the Dzyaloshinskii interaction have been obtained and plotted as a function of x. The changes of the magnetic structure with x can be well interpreted on the basis of our findings.

Grigoriev, S. V.; Maleyev, S. V.; Dyadkin, V. A. [Petersburg Nuclear Physics Institute, Gatchina, 188300 St. Petersburg (Russian Federation); Menzel, D.; Schoenes, J. [Institut fuer Physik der Kondensierten Materie, TU Braunschweig, 38106 Braunschweig (Germany); Eckerlebe, H. [GKSS Forschungszentrum, 21502 Geesthacht (Germany)

2007-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Search for a signal on intermediate baryon systems formation in hadron-nuclear and nuclear-nuclear interactions at high energies  

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We have analyzed the behavior of different characteristics of hadron-nuclear and nuclear-nuclear interactions as a function of centrality to get a signal on the formation of intermediate baryon systems. We observed that the data demonstrate the regime change and saturation. The angular distributions of slow particles exhibit some structure in the above mentioned reactions at low energy. We believe that the structure could be connected with the formation and decay of the percolation cluster. With increasing the mass of colliding nuclei, the structure starts to become weak and almost disappears ultimately. This shows that the number of secondary internuclear interactions increases with increasing the mass of the colliding nuclei. The latter could be a reason of the disintegration of any intermediate formations as well as clusters, which decrease their influence on the angular distribution of the emitted particles.

Y. H. Huseynaliyev; M. K. Suleymanov; E. U. Khan; A. Kravchakova; S. Vokal

2007-08-20T23:59:59.000Z

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Interactive Jobs  

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Interactive Jobs Interactive Jobs Interactive Jobs Interactive Batch Jobs The login nodes on Genepool should not be used for heavy interactive work. These login nodes are shared amoungst all Genepool users so heavy CPU or memory usage will affect other Genepool users. 10 nodes have been reserved on Genepool for high priority and interactive work. Each user can use up to 2 slots at a time in the high priority queue. Use the qlogin command to run jobs interactively. The example below shows how to request an interactive session on Genepool . genepool:$~> qlogin -l high.c This will put you directly onto a node where you can do interactive work. kmfagnan@genepool01:~$ qlogin -l high.c Your job 1459021 ("QLOGIN") has been submitted waiting for interactive job to be scheduled ......

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The Do and Check Processes of an Energy Management System  

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This presentation covers the Do and Check processes of an Energy Management System. "Do" processes include training, documents, operational control, communication, design, and procurement. "Check" processes include measuring and monitoring, legal requirements, internal auditing, non-conformance (corrective and preventive), and records.

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Towards interactive smart spaces  

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Recently, we have been witnessing how various social applications and networking services are being integrated more deeply into our daily lives. Until now, social interaction has been attributed exclusively to humans, while resources and the smart space ... Keywords: Context-Awareness, Knowledge-Based Systems, Smart Spaces, Social Interaction

Ekaterina Gilman; Oleg Davidyuk; Xiang Su; Jukka Riekki

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Process Development and Analysis of SHA and Procurement of Servers for XYZ Organization  

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– Operating System PXE – Pre-boot Execution Environment RFP – Request for Proposal RFQ – Request for Quote SAN – Storage Area Network SHA – Server Hosting Agreement SLA – Service Level Agreement SME – Subject Matter Expert USC – Unified Server... of creating an efficient reference process is to quickly react to any RFP (Request for Proposal) by the client in the least amount of time. This project serves as a standardized process that keeps the business objectives and goals in mind and creates a...

Mehta, Abhijit D.

2010-12-17T23:59:59.000Z

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Improved Specifications for FEMA Procured Ruggedized Manufactured Homes for Hot/Humid Climates  

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ed in A n Figure 1 is itiates ured so known nufactured oped in the m standards, r addition to during extended power outages. Not only are the tangible benefits associated with energy cost savings the justification for this report... properties and the integration of renewable energy sources, i.e. pv and solar hot water heating. The base case and ES are similar in geometry but differ in hvac systems engineering and hvac equipment location. Considering the energy costs alone...

Thomas-Rees, S.; Barkaszi, S.; Chandra, S.; Chasar, D.; McIlvaine, J.

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Business Manangement System(BMS), RL-2008/Project Hanford Management  

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Business Manangement System(BMS), RL-2008/Project Hanford Business Manangement System(BMS), RL-2008/Project Hanford Management Contract PHMC (Flour), Office of the Chief Information Officer Business Manangement System(BMS), RL-2008/Project Hanford Management Contract PHMC (Flour), Office of the Chief Information Officer Business Manangement System(BMS), RL-2008/Project Hanford Management Contract PHMC (Flour), Office of the Chief Information Officer Business Manangement System(BMS), RL-2008/Project Hanford Management Contract PHMC (Flour), Office of the Chief Information Officer More Documents & Publications iManage Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES) PIA, Office of Procurement and Assistance Management PIA - Security Clearance Work Tracking and Budget System Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Billing System PIA, Office of Health,

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Strongly interacting Fermi gases  

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Strongly interacting gases of ultracold fermions have become an amazingly rich test-bed for many-body theories of fermionic matter. Here we present our recent experiments on these systems. Firstly, we discuss high-precision ...

Bakr, W.

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241-AZ-101 Waste Tank Color Video Camera System Shop Acceptance Test Report  

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This report includes shop acceptance test results. The test was performed prior to installation at tank AZ-101. Both the camera system and camera purge system were originally sought and procured as a part of initial waste retrieval project W-151.

WERRY, S.M.

2000-03-23T23:59:59.000Z

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Manoeuvring characteristics of twin-rudder systems: rudder-hull interaction effect on the manoeuvrability of twin-rudder ships  

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With a recent increase in ship capacity and propulsion performance, a wide-beam ship fitted with a twin-rudder system has ... adopted in many cases. However, to improve ship manoeuvring, it is still necessary to ...

Sahbi Khanfir; Kazuhiko Hasegawa…

2011-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Interactive Crop Management in the Community Earth System Model (CESM1): Seasonal Influences on Land–Atmosphere Fluxes  

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The Community Earth System Model, version 1 (CESM1) is evaluated with two coupled atmosphere–land simulations. The CTRL (control) simulation represents crops as unmanaged grasses, while CROP represents a crop managed simulation that includes ...

Samuel Levis; Gordon B. Bonan; Erik Kluzek; Peter E. Thornton; Andrew Jones; William J. Sacks; Christopher J. Kucharik

2012-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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PDSF Interactive Batch Jobs  

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Interactive Batch Jobs Interactive Batch Jobs Running Interactive Batch Jobs You cannot login to the PDSF batch nodes directly but you can run an interactive session on a batch node using either qlogin or qsh. This can be useful if you are doing something that is potentially disruptive or if the interactive nodes are overloaded. qlogin will give you an interactive session in the same window as your original session on PDSF, however, you must have your ssh keys in place. Due to system limitations there is a small (but important) difference in the user environment you get when you use qlogin. When you receive a shell prompt with qlogin, your CHOS environment is not set up for you. In order to set up the CHOS environment of your choice you will need to manually chos into the chos environment of your choice:

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Appears in Working Notes of the AAAI Spring Symposium on Human Interaction with Autonomous Systems in Complex Environments  

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. Background: Refineries and Control Petrochemical refining is one of the largest industrial enterprises Control System (DCS) is a large-scale programmable controller tied to plant sensors (e.g., flow sensors, temperature sensors), plant actuators (e.g., valves), and a graphical user in- terface. The DCS implements

Krebsbach, Kurt D.

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A Responsive Vision System to Support Human-Robot Interaction Bruce A. Maxwell, Brian M. Leighton, and Leah R. Perlmutter  

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- ity. Robot soccer is an example of a highly constrained task in an engineered visual environment- tion capabilities. The overall system is responsive to events in the environment and supports robots are most appropriately used­are engineered for people. While human environments make use

Maxwell, Bruce

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Desert dust and anthropogenic aerosol interactions in the Community Climate System Model coupled-carbon-climate model  

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Coupled-carbon-climate simulations are an essential tool for predicting the impact of human activity onto the climate and biogeochemistry. Here we incorporate prognostic desert dust and anthropogenic aerosols into the CCSM3.1 coupled carbon-climate model and explore the resulting interactions with climate and biogeochemical dynamics through a series of transient anthropogenic simulations (20th and 21st centuries) and sensitivity studies. The inclusion of prognostic aerosols into this model has a small net global cooling effect on climate but does not significantly impact the globally averaged carbon cycle; we argue that this is likely to be because the CCSM3.1 model has a small climate feedback onto the carbon cycle. We propose a mechanism for including desert dust and anthropogenic aerosols into a simple carbon-climate feedback analysis to explain the results of our and previous studies. Inclusion of aerosols has statistically significant impacts on regional climate and biogeochemistry, in particular through the effects on the ocean nitrogen cycle and primary productivity of altered iron inputs from desert dust deposition.

Mahowald, Natalie [Cornell University; Rothenberg, D. [Cornell University; Lindsay, Keith [National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR); Doney, Scott C. [Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; Moore, Jefferson Keith [University of California, Irvine; Randerson, James T. [University of California, Irvine; Thornton, Peter E [ORNL; Jones, C. D. [Hadley Center, Devon, England

2011-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Plutonium Finishing Plant (PFP) HVAC System Component Index  

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This document lists safety class (SC) and safety significant (SS) components for the Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning (HVAC) and specifies the critical characteristics for Commercial Grade Items (CGI), as required by HNF-PRO-268 and HNF-PRO-18 19. These are the minimum specifications that the equipment must meet in order to properly perform its safety function. There may be several manufacturers or models that meet the critical characteristics for any one item. The Plutonium Finishing Plant (PFP) HVAC System includes sub-systems 25A through 25K. Specific system boundaries and justifications are contained in HNF-SD-CP-SDD-005, ''Definition and Means of Maintaining the Ventilation System Confinement Portion of the PFP Safety Envelope.'' The procurement requirements associated with the system necessitates procurement of some system equipment as Commercial Grade Items in accordance with HNF-PRO-268, ''Control of Purchased Items and Services.''

DIAZ, E.N.

2000-03-30T23:59:59.000Z

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The interaction second virial coefficient for the helium-carbon dioxide system between 230 and 300 K  

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, the differential pressure cell, associated tubing, valves and heat transfer system are encased by a stainless steel Dewar. The jacket of the Dewar is insulated by polystyrene foam and wood. It is sealed by a k" thick brass plate with an 0-ring gasket. All... by successive expansiors without measurirg volume. Initially, one cell is filled with gas to some pressure and the other cell is evacuated. The temperature and pressure are measured. The connecting valve is opened~ time is allowed for equilibration...

Watson, Michael Quealy

1978-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Suppression of electron magnetotunneling between parallel two-dimensional GaAs/InAs electron systems by the correlation interaction  

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Magnetotunneling between two-dimensional GaAs/InAs electron systems in vertical resonant tunneling GaAs/InAs/AlAs heterostructures is studied. A new-type of singularity in the tunneling density of states, specifically a dip at the Fermi level, is found; this feature is drastically different from that observed previously for the case of tunneling between two-dimensional GaAs tunnel systems in terms of both the kind of functional dependence and the energy and temperature parameters. As before, this effect manifests itself in the suppression of resonant tunneling in a narrow range near zero bias voltage in a high magnetic field parallel to the current direction. Magnetic-field and temperature dependences of the effect's parameters are obtained; these dependences are compared with available theoretical and experimental data. The observed effect can be caused by a high degree of disorder in two-dimensional correlated electron systems as a result of the introduction of structurally imperfect strained InAs layers.

Khanin, Yu. N.; Vdovin, E. E., E-mail: vdov62@yandex.ru [Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Microelectronics Technology and High Purity Materials (Russian Federation); Makarovsky, O. [University of Nottingham, School of Physics and Astronomy (United Kingdom)] [University of Nottingham, School of Physics and Astronomy (United Kingdom); Henini, M. [University of Nottingham, School of Physics and Astronomy, Nottingham Nanotechnology and Nanoscience Center (United Kingdom)] [University of Nottingham, School of Physics and Astronomy, Nottingham Nanotechnology and Nanoscience Center (United Kingdom)

2013-09-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy Convexity as a Consequence of Decoherence and Pair-Extensive Interactions in Many-electron Systems  

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Using the concept of self-entanglement, through which a pure state constructed in an augmented Hilbert space can describe a mixed state and the effects of physical decoherence can be mapped onto systems separated by an infinite distance with the role of environmental states assumed by system states in disjoint Hilbert spaces, we show that expectation values of Hamiltonians subscribing to decoherence and satisfying the condition of extensivity, defined in the text, obey the energy convexity relation. The analysis based on self-entanglement also leads to a surprising interpretation of the failure of the convexity relation for model Hamiltonians such as the Hubbard model: The failure is due to the existence of self-entangled states with lower energies than the ground state so that in such models decoherence, i.e., disentangling from the self-entangled states, would cost energy and disallow the observation of the state through measurement. The Hubbard model is discussed extensively in an appendix where we also discuss and resolve some of the counterarguments to the convexity relation that have been advanced in the literature.

Gonis, Antonios [ORNL] [ORNL; Zhang, Xiaoguang [ORNL] [ORNL; Nicholson, Don M [ORNL] [ORNL; Stocks, George Malcolm [ORNL] [ORNL

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System Engineering Design [Nuclear Waste Management using  

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System Engineering System Engineering Design Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Waste Management Technologies Overview Modeling and analysis Unit Process Modeling Mass Tracking System Software Waste Form Performance Modeling Safety Analysis, Hazard and Risk Evaluations Development, Design, Operation Overview Systems and Components Development Expertise System Engineering Design Other Major Programs Work with Argonne Contact us For Employees Site Map Help Join us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter NE Division on Flickr Nuclear Waste Management using Electrometallurgical Technology System Engineering Design Bookmark and Share Two major pieces of electrometallurgical process equipment are the Electrorefiner and the Cathode Processor. NE personnel have been involved in the conceptual design, final design, procurement, manufacture,

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North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Search Tool |  

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North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Search Tool North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Search Tool North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Search Tool The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy. NAICS was developed under the auspices of the Office of Management and Budget, and adopted in 1997 to replace the Standard Industrial Classification system. Through our website, you can search for procurement opportunities using your company's NAICS code, and you can learn more about the history of purchasing for your NAICS code at the Department. Visit our Industry Information page to learn more about our procurements by

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Waste Management Information System (WMIS) User Guide  

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This document provides the user of the Waste Management Information System (WMIS) instructions on how to use the WMIS software. WMIS allows users to initiate, track, and close waste packages. The modular design supports integration and utilization of data throuh the various stages of waste management. The phases of the waste management work process include generation, designation, packaging, container management, procurement, storage, treatment, transportation, and disposal.

R. E. Broz

2008-12-22T23:59:59.000Z

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Procurement and Property Management  

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How Do I Get Started? How Do I Get Started? How do we select sources to buy from? Many different ways. For example, through: Network of databases, including the Small Business Administration's Dynamic Small Business Search Database which is part of the Central Contractor Registration (CCR) database at http://dsbs.sba.gov/dsbs/search/dsp_dsbs.cfm. We recommend that all businesses register on this FREE database. Individual contacts from requisitioners and from you. BSA's on-line Supplier Registration Database Other organizations and national laboratories. To the maximum extent possible, BSA attempts to purchase products and or services THAT THE LABORATORY USES from Small, Small disadvantaged, Small woman-owned, Small veteran-owned; Small service-disabled veteran-owned, and Small Business Administration certified HUB-Zone businesses.

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Procurement and Property Management  

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Definitions Related to Pre-Qualification Questionnaire Definitions Related to Pre-Qualification Questionnaire SELECTION OF SAFE CONTRACTORS The following is an explanation of information required for Attachment II: Three sources of information provide ways for owners to evaluate the probable safety performance of prospective contractors: - Experience modification rates for workers' compensation insurance - OSHA incidence rates for recordable injuries and illnesses - Contractor safety attitudes and practices The reliability of OSHA incidence rates is solely dependent on judicious reporting by the employer, while the EMRs are established by independent rating bureaus. Although the EMR is a more objective measure than the OSHA incidence rate, there is a correlation between them. Both will indicate past safety performance.