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AGES CONSTRAINTS IN PEGMATITE PROVINCE RELATED TO CHARNOCKITIC HOST ROCKS IN MINAS GERAIS, BRAZIL  

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AGES CONSTRAINTS IN PEGMATITE PROVINCE RELATED TO CHARNOCKITIC HOST ROCKS IN MINAS GERAIS, BRAZIL Fernando Machado de MELLO1 , Essaid BILAL2* , 1- Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil/ +33 4 7749 9707 Abstract Cambrian-Neoproterozoic granitoids suites in southeastern Brazil are the main

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Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais Cemig | Open Energy Information  

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de Minas Gerais Cemig de Minas Gerais Cemig Jump to: navigation, search Name Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais (Cemig) Place Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil Sector Biomass, Efficiency, Hydro, Hydrogen, Solar, Wind energy Product String representation "Electric energy ... cy and Biomass." is too long. References Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais (Cemig)[1] LinkedIn Connections CrunchBase Profile No CrunchBase profile. Create one now! This article is a stub. You can help OpenEI by expanding it. Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais (Cemig) is a company located in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil . References ↑ "Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais (Cemig)" Retrieved from "http://en.openei.org/w/index.php?title=Companhia_Energetica_de_Minas_Gerais_Cemig&oldid=343811

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THE SALITRE CAVE KARST IN THE QUARTZITE ROCKS OF DIAMANTINA, MINAS GERAIS, BRAZIL  

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de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte-MG 2 UMR CNRS 5600 EVS-ENSMSE-Géosciences et Environnement F 42 Montes Claros, Pirapora-MG, 5 UMR 6143 CNRS, Laboratoire de Géologie de l'Université de Rouen, France

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UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DE MINAS GERAIS Avenida Antonio Carlos, 6627 -Pampulha  

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UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DE MINAS GERAIS Avenida Antonio Carlos, 6627 - Pampulha Belo Horizonte, Minas de 1949, quando foi federalizada. Atualmente a UFMG conta com dois campi em Belo Horizonte - Pampulha e Saúde ­ e um Campus situado em Montes Claros. ? composta por 19 unidades acadêmicas, três unidades

Chaimowicz, Luiz

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Changes in tree and liana communities along a successional gradient in a tropical dry forest in south-eastern Brazil  

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Departamento de Biologia Geral, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, CP 126, 39401-089 Montes Claros, MG/DBG, ICB/ Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, CP 486, 30161 970 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil M. Quesada

Quesada Avendaño, Mauricio

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Succession and management of tropical dry forests in the Americas: Review and new perspectives  

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Biologia Geral/CCBS, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Montes Claros, Minas Gerais, Brazil e Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil f Department of Environmental

Quesada Avendaño, Mauricio

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Canopy Herbivory and Insect Herbivore Diversity in a Dry ForestSavanna Transition Frederico S. Neves1,2,5  

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, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Montes Claros-Minas Gerais, Campus Darcy Ribeiro, CEP 39401-089, Brazil^ncias Biol´ogicas/Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais 30161-970, Brazil 3

Quesada Avendaño, Mauricio

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Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais Instituto de Ciencias Exatas  

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¸c~ao Num'erica Simpson e Monte Carlo D. D. Vianna 55 ' Indice de Autores 61 EST­ICEx­UFMG Belo Horizonte problemas Monte Carlo, para testar a efici??encia de metodologias estat'isticas, para compara¸c~ao destes¸c~ao num'erica Simpson e Monte Carlo e prop~oe um estudo comparativo entre estas duas t'ecnicas. Estes

Cruz, Frederico

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Women @ Energy: Mina Bissell | Department of Energy  

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Mina Bissell Women @ Energy: Mina Bissell March 13, 2013 - 4:49pm Addthis Dr. Mina Bissell has been recognized for her lifetime contributions to the fields of breast cancer...

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Programa Intensivo de Lngua Portuguesa e Cultura Brasileira da UFMG  

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universidade do Estado de Minas Gerais, possuindo campi nas cidades de Belo Horizonte (capital de MG) e Montes Carlos, 6627 - Campus Pampulha, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brasil. Classes: Faculty of Letters at UFMG ­ Avenida Antonio Carlos, 6627 - Campus Pampulha, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais State, Brazil. Público Alvo

Chaimowicz, Luiz

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Santa Maria Energetica | Open Energy Information  

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Energetica Jump to: navigation, search Name Santa Maria Energetica Place Brazil Sector Hydro Product Small-hydro developerbased in Minas Gerais. References Santa Maria...

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NEWTON, Ask a Scientist at Argonne National Labs  

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- chemical engineer School - UFMG (1970) Federal University of Minas Gerais (Brazil) Curriculum Vitae (only important points) : 1 - Teacher at Federal University of Uberlandia in...

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Women @ Energy: Mina Bissell | Department of Energy  

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Mina Bissell Mina Bissell Women @ Energy: Mina Bissell March 13, 2013 - 4:49pm Addthis Dr. Mina Bissell has been recognized for her lifetime contributions to the fields of breast cancer research, the enhanced role of extracellular matrix (ECM) and the nucleus environment to gene expression in normal and malignant tissues. Dr. Mina Bissell has been recognized for her lifetime contributions to the fields of breast cancer research, the enhanced role of extracellular matrix (ECM) and the nucleus environment to gene expression in normal and malignant tissues. Dr. Mina Bissell has been recognized for her lifetime contributions to the fields of breast cancer research, the enhanced role of extracellular matrix (ECM) and the nucleus environment to gene expression in normal and

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Departmento de Fsica, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Caixa Postal 702, 30161-970,  

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We study the stationary properties of the two-dimensional pair contact process, a nonequilibrium lattice model exhibiting a phase transition to an absorbing state with an infinite number of configurations. The critical probability and static critical exponents are determined via Monte Carlo simulations, as well as order-parameter moment ratios and the scaling of the initial density decay. The static critical properties are consistent with the directed percolation universality class.

Jafferson Kamphorst; Leal Silva; Ronald Dickman; Belo Horizonte Mg

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Note on Bayesian Identification of Change Points in Data Sequences  

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a Department of Statistics, Federal University of Minas Gerais, 31270-901 - Belo Horizonte - MG, Brazil b Department of Mathematics, Federal University of Minas Gerais, 31270-901 - Belo Horizonte - MG, Brazil c in close instants of time. Extensive Monte Carlo simulations attest to the effectiveness of the Gibbs

Cruz, Frederico

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Random Generator Quality Assessment Luizi, Cruz, & van de Graaf Assessing the Quality of Pseudo-Random  

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- texts. Mainly due to the popularity of Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) simulation methods and boot, Federal University of Minas Gerais, 31270-901 - Belo Horizonte - MG, Brazil Department of Statistics, Federal University of Minas Gerais, 31270-901 - Belo Horizonte - MG, Brazil. On sabbatical leave

Cruz, Frederico

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The Brazil Eucalyptus Potential Productivity Project: Influence of water, nutrients and stand uniformity on wood production  

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in Ecology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA e Fibria Celulose, Aracruz, Espirito Santo, Brazil f Veracel Celulose, Eunapolis, Bahia, Brazil g International Paper do Brasil, Mogi Guacu, Sao Paulo, Brazil h Suzano Papel e Celulose, Teixeira de Freitas, Bahia, Brazil i CENIBRA, Ipatinga, Minas

Binkley, Dan

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Throughput Maximization Cruz et al. Throughput Maximization of Queueing  

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Federal de Minas Gerais, 31270-901 - Belo Horizonte - MG, Brazil. Corresponding author. E-mail: fcruz^encias Exatas, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, 39401-089 Montes Claros MG, Brazil. 1 INTRODUCTION

Cruz, Frederico

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BIAS EVALUATION IN THE PROPORTIONAL HAZARDS  

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Departamento de Estat´istica, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, 31270-901 - Belo Horizonte - MG, Brazil We and the bootstrap. We compare all methods through a comprehensive set of Monte Carlo simulations. The results

Cruz, Frederico

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PHYSICAL REVIEW E 84, 011505 (2011) Glassy dynamics and hysteresis in a linear system of orientable hard rods  

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Minas Gerais C.P. 702, 30123-970 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil (Received 13 June 2011; published 25 July structure; much effort has been directed towards understanding this phenomenon. Monte Carlo simulations have

Arenzon, Jeferson J.

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Low Temperature Static and Dynamic Behavior of the Two-Dimensional Easy Axis Heisenberg Model  

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´isica, ICEx, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais Belo Horizonte, CP 702, CEP 30123-970, MG, Brazil (August 10, are compared to numerical simulation data combining cluster-Monte Carlo algorithms and Spin Dynamics

Wysin, Gary

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hal-00194169,version1-5Dec2007 Log-average periodogram estimator of the  

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, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil. e-mail: glaura@est.ufmg.br Abstract averaged over epochs. The proposed estimator is theoretically justified and empirical Monte Carlo

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XII-th International Workshop on Optimization and Inverse Problems in Electromagnetism September 19 21, 2012, Ghent, Belgium  

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@gmail.com **Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Laboratorio de Computação Evolucionaria, 31270-901 Belo Horizonte, Brazil is much more efficient than Monte Carlo simulations to compute the statistical moments (average, mean

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Deterministic qubit transfer between orbital and spin angular momentum of single photons  

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, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Caixa Postal 702, Belo Horizonte, MG 30161-970, Brazil 3 Dipartimento di Scienze Fisiche, Università di Napoli "Federico II," Compl. Univ. di Monte S. Angelo, 80126 Napoli, Italy

Marrucci, Lorenzo

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Molecular Plant Pages 110, 2011 RESEARCH ARTICLE Catabolism of Branched Chain Amino Acids  

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de Biologia Vegetal, Universidade Federal de Vicxosa, 36570­000 Vicxosa, Minas Gerais, Brazil c; tomato. INTRODUCTION Due to their branched carbon skeletons, the amino acids va- line, leucine

Klee, Harry J.

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Sada Bio Energia e Agricultura | Open Energy Information  

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search Name Sada Bio-Energia e Agricultura Place Jaiba, Minas Gerais, Brazil Sector Biomass Product This company is an ethanol and biodiesel producer which also uses all the...

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Alloy Preparation  

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...principle locations: Araxa, in Minas Gerais, Brazil (3.0% Nb 2 O 5 ) Catalao I, in Goias, Brazil (1 to 2% Nb 2 O 5 ) Niobec, in Quebec, Canada (0.25 to 0.66% Nb 2 O 5 )...

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Submitted to the Journal of Statistical Computation & Simulation Copyright c 2003.  

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-901 - Belo Horizonte - MG, Brazil b Departamento de F´isica e Matem´atica, Universidade Federal Rural de-corrected maximum partial likelihood estimates to order n-1 . Monte Carlo simulations indicate smaller biases leave from the Departamento de Estat´istica, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, 31270- 901 - Belo

Cruz, Frederico

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Out-of-plane magnetic vortices and central peaks: A Comment M. E. Gouv^ea and G. M. Wysin  

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, 30161-970 Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil (February 4, 1997) Costa and Costa [Phys. Rev B 54, 994 were calculated by Monte Carlo­spin dynamics simulation. We point out that the results of the static of cluster Monte Carlo (MC) [11] and spin dynamics, for a 64 ? 64 system, averaging Sxx and Szz over 200 MC

Wysin, Gary

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A Multiobjective Optimization Approach for General Finite Queueing Networks  

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. N. L. C. Brito Departamento de Ci^encias Exatas, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, 39401-089 - Montes Claros - MG, Brazil E-mail: nilson.brito@unimontes.br A. R. Duarte Departamento de Matem. Cruz Departamento de Estat´istica, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, 31270-901 - Belo Hori- zonte

Cruz, Frederico

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Experimental studies of steam-propane and enriched gas injection for the Minas light crude oil  

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Experimental studies were carried out to compare the benefits of propane as an additive in steam injection and in lean gas injection to enhance production for the Minas light crude oil (34?API). The studies on steam-propane were specifically conducted to better understand production mechanisms involved in steam-propane injection and to investigate effects of expected field pressure and temperature conditions on steam-propane injection for the light Minas crude oil. The steam-propane experiments involved injecting steam or a mixture of steam and propane into a cell in which was tamped a mixture of sand, oil and water. The cell was placed inside a vacuum jacket set at a reservoir temperature of 200?F. Superheated steam at 490?F was injected at 4.5 ml/min (cold-water equivalent) while the cell outlet pressure was maintained at 450 psig. A total of four runs were successfully performed with two different propane:steam mass ratios, namely, 0:100 (pure steam) and 5:100 (steam-propane). Produced liquids were collected from the bottom of the cell and analyzed to determined oil and water volumes as well as oil density and viscosity after being treated to break the emulsion. The gas injection experiments involved injecting reconstituted Minas field production gas or Minas gas enriched with propane into a cell saturated with live Minas oil. The live oil was prepared in an oil-gas recombination apparatus, and closely replicated oil properties at current reservoir conditions (solution GOR of 134 SCF/STB, bubble-point pressure of 280 psig.) Minas gas was injected at 500 ml/min into the cell set at reservoir temperature of 200?F. A total of four runs were successfully performed with two different propane:gas mass ratios, namely, 0:100 (pure lean gas) and 5:100 (enriched gas). The main results of the study are as follows. First, with steam-propane injection, no improvement on production acceleration time, oil recovery or steam injectivity was observed compared with pure steam injection. Second, with enriched gas injection, oil recovery increased from 61% OOIP with lean gas injection up to 74% OOIP with enriched gas (5:100 propane:gas mass ratio). Analysis of produced oil gravity and viscosity indicate little change in values compared to that of the original oil. Of the processes investigated (pure steam, steam-propane, lean gas, and enriched gas injection), enriched gas injection appears to be technically the most feasible EOR method for Minas field. It is recommended therefore to conduct research on possible application of water-alternating-gas (WAG) injection with propane-enriched Minas gas to enhance production from the Minas field.

Yudishtira, Wan Dedi

2003-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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MHK Projects/Minas Basin Bay of Fundy Commercial Scale Demonstration | Open  

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Minas Basin Bay of Fundy Commercial Scale Demonstration Minas Basin Bay of Fundy Commercial Scale Demonstration < MHK Projects Jump to: navigation, search << Return to the MHK database homepage Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"500px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"File:Aquamarine-marker.png","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":45.3658,"lon":-64.4294,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"http:\/\/prod-http-80-800498448.us-east-1.elb.amazonaws.com\/w\/images\/7\/74\/Aquamarine-marker.png","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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BRAZIL RESEARCH INITIATIVES  

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BRAZIL RESEARCH INITIATIVES Michigan State University (MSU) identifies Brazil as a global priority and challenges become increasingly part of the U.S.-Brazil agenda, MSU desires partnerships aimed at producing in the U.S. and one in Brazil, to share research strategies and explore joint projects in several research

Liu, Taosheng

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Countries Brazil Overview  

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ANP, Brazil imported nearly 470,000 bbl/d of refined product in 2012 of which 166,000 bbl/d came from the United States. Brazil's imports of product ...

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New Energy Options | Open Energy Information  

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Options Options Jump to: navigation, search Name New Energy Options Place Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil Sector Wind energy Product Belo Horizonte-based wind farm developer and independent electric energy producer. References New Energy Options[1] LinkedIn Connections CrunchBase Profile No CrunchBase profile. Create one now! This article is a stub. You can help OpenEI by expanding it. New Energy Options is a company located in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil . References ↑ "New Energy Options" Retrieved from "http://en.openei.org/w/index.php?title=New_Energy_Options&oldid=349161" Categories: Clean Energy Organizations Companies Organizations Stubs What links here Related changes Special pages Printable version Permanent link Browse properties

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Agropeu | Open Energy Information  

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Agropeu Agropeu Jump to: navigation, search Name Agropeu Place Pompeu, Minas Gerais, Brazil Zip 35640 000 Product Privately-owned Brazil based ethanol producer, located in Minas Gerais. Coordinates -19.160654°, -44.68794° 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":-19.160654,"lon":-44.68794,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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OpenEI - Brazil  

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http:en.openei.orgdatasetstaxonomyterm4760 en Brazil Diffuse Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR http:en.openei.orgdatasetsnode739

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AMF Deployment, Manacapuru, Brazil  

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Manacapuru, Brazil Manacapuru Deployment AMF Home Manacapuru Home GOAMAZON Home Experiment Planning Abstract and Related Campaigns Science Plan (PDF, 1.4MB) Deployment Operations...

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The IC Brazil ecosystem  

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Brazilian Government has done a strong effort to develop the Microelectronics area in Brazil. An ecosystem of communities interested to rethink the insertion of Brazil in the important market of semiconductors. Important questions should be considered ... Keywords: IC projects, IT ecosystems and e-government, collaborative ecosystems, education, semiconductors

Oscar S. Silva Filho

2013-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Export.gov - Welcome to Brazil!  

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Problems Locations Domestic Offices International Offices FAQ Blog Connect Home > Brazil Local time: Print | E-mail Page Brazil Brazil Home Doing Business in Brazil Market...

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Bem Brasil Alimentos Ltda | Open Energy Information  

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Bem Brasil Alimentos Ltda Bem Brasil Alimentos Ltda Jump to: navigation, search Name Bem Brasil Alimentos Ltda Place Araxa, Minas Gerais, Brazil Zip 38181-419 Sector Biomass Product Minas Gerais based biomass producer. Coordinates -19.594213°, -46.940944° 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":-19.594213,"lon":-46.940944,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Variao espacial e temporal da diversidade e biomassa da comunidade zooplanctnica do reservatrio da UHE de Furnas-MG, Brasil.  

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??The UHE Furnas Reservir is located in the state of Minas Gerais and it was built for hydroelectricity generation in 1963, although it is present (more)

Lidiane Cristina da Silva

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil | OpenEI  

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Brazil Brazil Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Diffuse solar radiation in kWh/m2/day for 1 year organized into cells with 10km x 10km (Purpose): The BRASIL-SR model and the SPRING software (both developed by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files Source INPE (National Institute for Spatial Research) and LABSOLAR (Laboratory of Solar Energy/Federal University of Santa Catarina) - Brazil Date Released August 08th, 2009 (5 years ago) Date Updated August 08th, 2009 (5 years ago) Keywords Brazil diffuse radiation GIS INPE LABSOLAR solar SWERA Data application/zip icon Download Shapefile (zip, 10.5 MiB) text/csv icon Download Data (csv, 15.7 MiB) Quality Metrics Level of Review Some Review Comment Temporal and Spatial Coverage

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Trade and Workforce Changeover in Brazil  

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Rate and Job Flows in Brazil, Journal of Policy Reform,intensive occupations in Brazils traded-goods sector isinput tari? (in z jt ). Brazils nominal exchange rate is

Muendler, Marc-Andreas

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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INTERNATIONALIZING BRAZILS UNIVERSITIES: Creating Coherent National Policies Must Be a Priority  

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INTERNATIONALIZING BRAZILS UNIVERSITIES: Creating Coherentalternatives. How will Brazil fare in this competition foreducation study programs, Brazil must deal with a number of

Marcelo Knobel

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Perspectives Computational Biology in Brazil  

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Perspectives Computational Biology in Brazil Goran Neshich Introduction At the request of the PLoS Computational Biology Editor-in- Chief, I agreed to write about computational biology in Brazil (see author of the field itself is short); b) the current state of the field in Brazil; c) the influence of computational

Neshich, Goran

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Corrupting Learning: Evidence From Missing Federal Education Funds in Brazil  

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from rural northeast Brazil. Oxford: Oxford Universityncia Brasil. 2005. Brazil: The Hidden Cost of DecentralizedPoliciticans: The E?ects of Brazils Publicily Released

Ferraz, Claudio; Finan, Frederico; Moreira, Diana B

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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MSU AT WORK IN BRAZIL: AN OVERVIEW  

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MSU AT WORK IN BRAZIL: AN OVERVIEW InternationalStudiesandPrograms Michigan State University. With more than 100 faculty members studying issues related to Brazil, Michigan State University is strategically placed to have a positive impact in Brazil and beyond. MSU is supporting Brazil in its efforts

Liu, Taosheng

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Cross-avenue politics : the case of Colombia and Brazil  

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the Pragmatic Vote in Brazils 2006 Presidential Election,Deadlock of Democracy in Brazil. Ann Arbor: University of2003. Agenda Power in Brazils Cmara dos Deputados, 1989

Pachon Buitrago, Monica

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil in Africa: Africa in Brazil Tuesday 31 May 10am -6pm  

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Brazil in Africa: Africa in Brazil Tuesday 31 May 10am - 6pm Lucia Windsor Room, Newnham College (Witwatersrand) Abject Bodies: virginity testing in South Africa and Brazil Discussant: Megan Vaughan (Cambridge. . . Brazil? Discussant: David Lehmann (Cambridge) 13.00 Lunch 14.15 Chair: Anthony Pereira (Brazil Institute

Travis, Adrian

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O Que No D Chupa: The Male-to-Female Homosexual As Star of Brazils Economic Boom  

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Homosexual As The Star of Brazils Economic Boom (earlyof Southern California Two of Brazils most re-occurringabout itself are that Brazil is the country of the future,

Costa, Diego

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Teaching Computer Graphics in Brazil  

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. We present in this panel a collection of views and experiences about computer graphics teaching and education in Brazil. We hope this discussion will further development of guidelines and teaching materials for computer graphics curricula and courses. 1 Introduction The activities related with Computer Graphics Teaching in Brazil have received relatively little attention and discussion from the Computer Graphics Academic Community. On one hand we have a strong research community mature enough to deserve international recognition [8]. On the other hand it seems we are not paying enough attention to discuss issues related with teaching computer graphics, in spite of individual efforts [1]. This panel aims to be a forum for discussions on various issues related with Computer Graphics Teaching in Brazil. In general terms the main goals of this panel are: ffl To discuss the syllabi for introductory computer science graphics courses ffl To identify a set of most-commonly taught co...

Walter Frery Carla; M. Walter; A. Frery; Carla M. D. S. Freitas; Lo P. Magalhes; Luiz Velho; Centro De Informtica Ufpe

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A new species of Thelypteris (Thelypteridaceae) from southern Bahia, Brazil  

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Forests of Northeastern Brazil. Memoirs of the New Yorkin southern Bahia, Brazil. Biodiversity and Conservation 7:Atlantic Coastal Forest of southern Bahia, Brazil. In: W. W.

Matos, Fernando B.; Smith, Alan R.; Labiak, Paulo H.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Regulation and Moral Hazard in Forest Concessions in Brazil  

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and Forest Concessions in Brazil. Planejamento e Polticaswelfare maximization in Brazil. Rio de Janeiro: IPEA, 1998.in Forest Concessions in Brazil Eduardo A. Tillmann MS.

Balbinotto Neto, Gicomo; Tillmann, Eduardo A; Ratnieks, Ianes

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Conservation Potential of Compact Fluorescent Lamps in India and Brazil  

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1988. The private sector in Brazil owned (in 1986) 40% ofElectricity Conservation in Brazil: Potential and Pro-electricity consumption in Brazil's residential sector was

Gadgil, A.J.

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Abortion in Brazil: Contending Discourses and Women's Experiences  

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Gender 2010 Abortion in Brazil: contending discourses andthe practice of abortion in Brazil in hope to reach anthe practice of abortion in Brazil. In contrast to the US,

Tussi, Fernanda P.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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When Crime Pays: Measuring Judicial Efficacy against Corruption in Brazil  

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for now - crime pays in Brazil. Paginal5de27 ReferencesEfficacy against Corruption in Brazil Carlos Higino Ribeiroa widespread perception in Brazil that civil servants caught

Ribeiro de Alencar, Carlos Higino; Gico, Ivo Jr.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil: desafios de las politicas para las familias  

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Significance of Skin Color in Brazil, Princeton Universityof Gender Inequality- in Brazil, 1914-1940. Bercovich. Aand Demography in Brazil: the Case of the Metropolitan Area

Goldani, Ana Maria; Lazo, Aida Verdugo

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Patent Bargains in NICs: The Case of Brazil  

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in Sub-Saharan Africa. 100 In Brazil, the illiteracy rate isgeneric medicines sold in Brazil are manufactured locally.Essential Medicines in Brazil: Recent Regulation and Public

Salama, Bruno Meyerhof; Benoliel, Daniel

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil-USAID Climate Activities | Open Energy Information  

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Energy Topics Background analysis Website http:www.usaid.govourwork Country Brazil South America References Brazil1 "USAID has an extensive environmental program in Brazil...

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US, Brazil Publish Compliance Requirement Guides for ...  

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... a bilateral cooperative mechanism between the United States and Brazil that seeks to increase bilateral trade and investment through increased ...

2012-11-27T23:59:59.000Z

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OUT Success Stories: Rural Electrification in Brazil  

DOE Green Energy (OSTI)

The United States and Brazil are collaborating to bring electricity to some 5 million households in rural Brazil. Over the next decade, there is a potential to install approximately 500 megawatts (MW) of solar home systems and 1000 MW of community systems, bringing light to households, schools, and health clinics throughout rural Brazil.

Strawn, N.

2000-08-31T23:59:59.000Z

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BRAZIL VISITING FELLOWSHIP SCHEME Application Form  

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BRAZIL VISITING FELLOWSHIP SCHEME Application Form APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE TYPEWRITTEN AND BOXES of attendance Qualifications awarded and class of Honours, etc. Principal Subject(s) taken #12;BRAZIL VISITING): Date(s) From To To Nature of work and Position held Name and address of employer #12;BRAZIL VISITING

Birmingham, University of

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SPRING 2012 The History Of Brazil  

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1 of 4 SPRING 2012 The History Of Brazil MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY, 11:50 TO 12:40 HPR, RM. W117 of Brazil. It begins with Portuguese colonization in the sixteenth century, traces the development, dictatorship, and democratization. It ends with Brazil's twenty-first century transformation into one

Utah, University of

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Brazil Should Facilitate Research Brazil is home to more species of  

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Letters Brazil Should Facilitate Research Permits Brazil is home to more species of plants 2009). Given Brazil's expanding in- vestments in meat and ethanol pro- duction and industrial in Brazil is particularly prob- lematic. To further assess this prob- lem, we launched a survey among

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Sample Size Calculation for Method Validation Using Linear Regression  

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, J. L. O. Miranda Departament of Statistics, Federal University of Minas Gerais, 31270-901 - Belo. Compared to a traditional method and us- ing Monte Carlo simulations, encouraging results attest

Cruz, Frederico

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Spinwave damping in the two-dimensional ferromagnetic XY model G. M. Wysin,  

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. T. Pires Departamento de F´isica, ICEx, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais Belo Horizonte, CP 702 processes above the spinwave peak. These features are also found in classical Monte Carlo ­ Spin

Wysin, Gary

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Congested Emergency Evacuation of a Population Using a Finite Automata Approach  

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Minas Gerais, 31270-901, Belo Horizonte, MG E-mail: {duczmal,fcruz}@est.ufmg.br Abstract: In this paper, including Monte Carlo simulations (Kirchner & Schadschneider, 2002a; Smith et al., 2009; Guo & Tang, 2012

Cruz, Frederico

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Brazil, Indiana: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Edit with form History Share this page on Facebook icon Twitter icon Brazil, Indiana: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Equivalent URI DBpedia Coordinates...

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US-Brazil Memoradum of Understanding  

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STATES OF AMERICA AND THE MINISTRY OF MINES AND ENERGY OF THE FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF BRAZIL FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A MECHANISM FOR CONSULTATIONS ON ENERGY COOPERATION. The...

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Landsat Scenes of Rondonia, Brazil Published  

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Landsat Scenes of Rondonia, Brazil Published The ORNL DAAC announces the release of a time series of Landsat Thematic Mapper (TM), Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus (ETM+), and Landsat...

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Why Does the North Brazil Current Regularly Shed Rings but the Brazil Current Does Not?  

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Both the North Brazil Current (NBC) and the Brazil Current (BC) are western boundary currents (WBCs) that separate from the western Atlantic coast. The NBC retroflects and sheds several rings per year (at the retroflection region), whereas the BC ...

Volodymyr Zharkov; Doron Nof

2010-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Coalitional Choices and Strategic Challenges: The Landless Movement in Brazil, 19702005  

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Socio-Religious Origins of Brazils Landless Rural WorkersOrdinary Revolution: Brazils Landless Workers Movement. 2000. Breaking New Ground: Brazils MST. NACLA Report on

Sinek, Wendy M.

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Logic of Violence in Criminal War: Cartel-State Conflict in Mexico, Colombia, and Brazil  

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil . . . . . . . . . .violence in democratic Brazil. Latin American Politics andInternational. 2005. Brazil: They come in shooting:

Lessing, Benjamin

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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U.S.-Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue | Department of Energy  

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Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue U.S.-Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue May 3, 2012 - 10:06am Addthis On the occasion of President Obama's March 2011 visit to Brazil, President...

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ENGR 4060 Technology of Brazil Instructions for Provost's Scholarship Form  

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ENGR 4060 Technology of Brazil Instructions for Provost's Scholarship Form Enter the data in red Semester 11 Study Abroad Program: ENGR 4060: Technology of Brazil Program Destination: Brazil Program

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U.S.-Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue Joint Report | Department...  

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Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue Joint Report U.S.-Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue Joint Report First Joint Report to Presidents on U.S.-Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue.pdf More...

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The Social Function of Property Rights in Brazil  

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of Law & Economics in Brazil will provide a more analyticalFUNCTION OF PROPERTY RIGHTS IN BRAZIL Flvia Santinoni Vera*at the Federal Senate in Brazil since 1985 and currently

Santinoni Vera, Flavia

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Abdiesel | Open Energy Information  

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Abdiesel Abdiesel Jump to: navigation, search Name Abdiesel Place Araguari, Minas Gerais, Brazil Zip 38445-133 Sector Services Product Brazil based biodiesel producer. The company also acts as an equipment supplier and provides engineering services. Coordinates -18.646824°, -48.183649° 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":-18.646824,"lon":-48.183649,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Pages that link to "Brazil" | Open Energy Information  

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(redirect page) ( links) Gateway:Amrica Latina ( links) Brazil-US EPA Environmental Management Activities ( links) Brazil-USAID Climate Activities ...

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U.S. Energy Deputy Secretary Poneman, Brazil's Deputy Minister...  

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Poneman, Brazil's Deputy Minister of Mines and Energy Zimmermann Sign Advance Bilateral Energy Relationship U.S. Energy Deputy Secretary Poneman, Brazil's Deputy Minister of...

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US - Brazil Binational Energy Working Group Joint Action Plan...  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

US - Brazil Binational Energy Working Group Joint Action Plan US - Brazil Binational Energy Working Group Joint Action Plan brazilactionplan7202010.pdf More Documents &...

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Brazil-NETL Advanced Fossil Fuels Partnerships | Open Energy...  

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Login | Sign Up Search Page Edit with form History Facebook icon Twitter icon Brazil-NETL Advanced Fossil Fuels Partnerships Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Brazil-NETL...

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NPP Tropical Forest: Manaus, Brazil [Amazonas]  

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Manaus, Brazil, 1963-1990 Manaus, Brazil, 1963-1990 Data Citation Cite this data set as follows: Piedade, M. T. F., and W. J. Junk. 2001. NPP Tropical Forest: Manaus, Brazil, 1963-1990. Data set. Available on-line [http://www.daac.ornl.gov] from Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A. Description Biomass and components of productivity for several types of tropical forest were determined for a number of study sites around Manaus, Brazil, from 1963 to the present. The study sites include several (0.2 ha) stands of terra firme (dry land) forest at " 64" to the northeast of Manaus, towards Itacoatiara (approximately 3.0 S 59.7 W, near the " Egler" Reserve), riverine forest in the 10 km x 10 km " Reserve" (2.95 S 59.95 W, 26 km

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Abyssal Mixing in the Brazil Basin  

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One of the major objectives of the Deep Basin Experiment, a component of the World Ocean Circulation Experiment, was to quantify the intensity and spatial distribution of deep vertical mixing within the Brazil Basin. In this study, basin-averaged ...

Michele Y. Morris; Melinda M. Hall; Louis C. St. Laurent; Nelson G. Hogg

2001-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil Ethanol Inc | Open Energy Information  

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Brazil Ethanol Inc. Place New York, New York Zip 10021 Product A New York City-based firm that had raised USD 10.4m as of 1 May 2007 and appears to be planning to build ethanol...

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External Costs Associated to Electricity Generation Options in Brazil  

SciTech Connect

This presentation discusses external costs associated with electricity generation options in Brazil.

Jacomino, V.M.F.; Arrone, I.D.; Albo, J.; Grynberg, S.; Spadaro, J.

2004-10-03T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil's Right to Save Lives (NYT) 484 words  

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Brazil's Right to Save Lives (NYT) 484 words Published: June 23, 2005 Brazil has the best anti-name drugs. Brazil can freely copy any drug commercialized before 1997, when the country began to respect are still imported and are expensive, and Brazil is spending two-thirds of its antiretroviral budget on just

Lopez-Carr, David

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Investigation of the Brazil Current front variability from altimeter data  

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Investigation of the Brazil Current front variability from altimeter data Gustavo J. Goni Atlantic, Brazil Abstract. The southwestern Atlantic Ocean is characterized by the confluence of the Brazil in conjunction with a two-layer dynamical ocean scheme to monitor the Brazil Current front and to investigate its

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August 2012 Brazil is one of the great success stories  

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August 2012 Brazil is one of the great success stories of the last several decades ­ and today has become a vibrant democracy and an economic powerhouse. Brazil's international profile has never been and staff. Our study of Brazil is strong and our engagement with Brazil is growing. Today, work

Oxford, University of

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Brasilia, Brazil: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Brasilia, Brazil: Energy Resources Brasilia, Brazil: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Name Brasilia, Brazil Equivalent URI DBpedia GeoNames ID 3469058 Coordinates -15.77972°, -47.92972° 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":-15.77972,"lon":-47.92972,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Brazil: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Brazil: Energy Resources Brazil: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"TERRAIN","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"390px","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":-10,"lon":-55.001388888889,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Policy support activities Brazil Rural Energy  

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1 Policy support activities Brazil Rural Energy Enterprise Development (B-REED) Juan Zak UNEP Risoe/7 Main outcomes from policy workshop ­ Most stakeholders agreed that small energy enterprises could play and regulations favoring the installation of off-grid renewable energy systems. #12;12 Second policy support 2

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HCI education in brazil: challenges and opportunities  

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HCI Education in Brazil has come a long way. Since 1999, the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC) included HCI in its reference curriculum for its Computing courses. Since then, the community has discussed the perspective of the area in our country. From ... Keywords: Brazilian HCI community, HCI education

Clodis Boscarioli, Slvia Amlia Bim, Milene S. Silveira, Raquel Oliveira Prates, Simone Diniz Junqueira Barbosa

2013-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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U.S. and Brazil Launch Strategic Energy Dialogue | Department...  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Brazil Launch Strategic Energy Dialogue U.S. and Brazil Launch Strategic Energy Dialogue August 18, 2011 - 2:33pm Addthis Expanded energy cooperation to promote mutual economic...

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Sabine Pass, LA Exports to Brazil Liquefied Natural Gas (Million...  

Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update (EIA)

Brazil Liquefied Natural Gas (Million Cubic Feet) Sabine Pass, LA Exports to Brazil Liquefied Natural Gas (Million Cubic Feet) Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec...

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Freeport, TX Liquefied Natural Gas Exports to Brazil (Million...  

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to Brazil (Million Cubic Feet) Freeport, TX Liquefied Natural Gas Exports to Brazil (Million Cubic Feet) Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 2011 2,581 2012 2,601...

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Establishment City Country Univ Estadual Paulista So Paulo Brazil  

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Establishment City Country Univ Estadual Paulista São Paulo Brazil Univ Federal do Parana Curitiba Brazil Kwantien Polytechnic Univ-Cloverdale Cloverdale Canada Kwantien Polytechnic Univ-Richmond Richmond

Castillo, Steven P.

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Mobilizing the Grassroots from Above: Political Engagement among AIDS Associations in Democratic Brazil  

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Participation in So Paulo, Brazil. World Development 33 (to AIDS challenges in Brazil: limits and possibilities.society in Argentina and Brazil. Comparative Politics:21-42.

Rich, Jessica A. J.

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Interracial Marriage in Brazil: a discussion about local marriage market, parents' characteristics, and household chores  

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Identity: Comparing the United States and Brazil. Pp.Politics in Contemporary Brazil, edited by M Hanchard and NUnmixing for Race Making in Brazil. American Journal of

Tomas, Maria Carolina

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Sabotaging Logics: How Brazil's Hip-Hop Culture Looks to Redefine Race  

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Nascimento. Africans in Brazil: A Pan- American Perspective.Rebecca. Dangerous Minds: Brazil's Escritura da exclusoin Nineteenth-Century Brazil. Luso-Brazilian Review 37:

Moulin, Maria Teresa

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Ethnicity in Wounded Spaces: Instrumentalism and the Making of Africa in Brazil  

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Wideangle, Black and White Brazil: Introducing AffirmativeAction in Brazil (2007), http://www.pbs.org/wnet/wideangle/episodes/brazil-in-black-and-white/

Kearney, Amanda

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Money Trap: NGO Funding and Political Action in Brazil's Favelas  

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States Penetration of Brazil. University of Pennsylvaniafrom Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Connolly, Paul M. 2007. Deepered. Democratizing Brazil. New York: Oxford University Press.

Sinek, Wendy Grace Muse M

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Dancing Africa in Bahia : dance, embodied authenticity and the consumption of "Africa" in Bahia, Brazil  

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Formation in Contemporary Brazil." In On Edge: The Crisis ofof Bahia, Northeastern Brazil. National Library of Ghana.197-204. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: UNESCO. Centro de Estudos

Ahlberg, Meredith A.

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Dangerous Spaces of Citizenship: Gang Talk, Rights Talk, and Rule of Law in Brazil  

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Violence in Democratic Brazil. Ethnography Caldeira, TeresaResignifications of Justice in Brazil. In Law and DisorderDemocracy and Violence in Brazil. Comparative Studies in

Holston, James

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Framework For Designing A Network Of Marine Protected Areas In The Abrolhos Bank, Brazil  

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the Abrolhos Reef Region, Brazil. Proceedings of the Eightunique Abrolhos Reef Formation (Brazil): need for specificof the Abrolhos Area, Brazil. Proceedings of the Colloquium

Mazzillo, Fernanda

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Mapping violence : homicides trends in Mexico and Brazil 1990-2010  

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and Economic Development in Brazil: Elements for Effectiveand Spatial Dependence in Brazil." IPEA Discussion PaperPolitics in Argentina and Brazil Lynne Rienner Publishers,

Arredondo Sanchez Lira, Jaime; Arredondo Sanchez Lira, Jaime

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil - Analysis - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)  

U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

Further, the scale of the proposed expansion in production will also stretch Petrobras' exploration and production resources and Brazil's infrastructure, ...

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Making Carbon Markets in Brazil and India SIMONE PULVER  

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Making Carbon Markets in Brazil and India SIMONE PULVER ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ENVIRONMENTAL markets for carbon emissions reductions in Brazil and India, she argues that the functioning data. Onsite interviews were conducted in both Brazil and India with carbon market experts

Milchberg, Howard

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ACCEPTED MANUSCRIPT Late Holocene paleoenvironmental changes in Northeast Brazil  

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Brazil recorded by organic matter in lacustrine sediments of Lake Boqueirão. Zocatelli, R, Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. f LMI "PALEOTRACES" (Paléoclimatologie tropicale: TRACEurs et Variabilité Northeast Brazil represents a key area in terms of Holocene environmental changes in South America due

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ATN's International Research Base Strengthens with Brazil Signing  

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ATN's International Research Base Strengthens with Brazil Signing www.atn.edu.au | July 2013 has with the visit of an ATN research delegation to Brazil, seeking to build further ties with key institutions and industry partners in Brazil, in line with the ambitions of the strategic partnership agreement between

South Australia, University of

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MAR Background Report MAR Background Report: Indigenous Protest in Brazil  

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MAR Background Report MAR Background Report: Indigenous Protest in Brazil Hundreds of indigenous people demonstrated at the National Congress in Brasilia, capital of Brazil, following the announcement in the 1990s in the midst of extensive protests in Brazil and around the world. On February 8, an indigenous

Milchberg, Howard

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Our engagement with Brazil Nosso compromisso com o Brasil  

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Our engagement with Brazil Nosso compromisso com o Brasil #12;2 A STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP A strategic partnership Our engagement with Brazil The University of Birmingham and The University of Nottingham first and mobility of staff and students n Interactions with industry in both Brazil and Europe to enhance research n

Birmingham, University of

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Bioenergy and land-use competition in Northeast Brazil  

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Bioenergy and land-use competition in Northeast Brazil Christian Azar Department of Physical of Brazil on "good" versus "bad" lands is investigated. It is shown that the value of the higher yields) lands. The focus of the analysis is on the Northeast of Brazil (NE), where the prospects for dedicated

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Japan-Brazil Space Sector Workshop August 26 27, 2010  

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Japan-Brazil Space Sector Workshop August 26 ­ 27, 2010 Sergio Sobral de Oliveira Auditorium (IAI building) INPE's headquarters - São José dos Campos, SP, Brazil Satellite Applications on Agricultural;NDVI Desertification process ­ NE Brazil Surface Albedo Surface Temperature #12;Perfil temporal do NDVI

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Sustainable Rural Energy Development in Brazil  

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Under the Luz Para Todos ('Lights for All') Program, the Government of Brazil (GOB) seeks to provide basic electricity services to all its citizens by 2008. An estimated 2.5 million rural households (over 12 million Brazilians) currently lack electric service, with approximately 80% of them located in rural areas. Since many of these households are too geographically isolated to be connected to the national grid, they will receive distributed energy systems, and the government hopes to maximize the use of local renewable resources to service them. The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is working with the GOB and a variety of local partners to identify and implement sustainable off-grid solutions to meet Brazil's rural energy needs. Focused in the Amazon region, these collaborative activities are, on one hand, using field-based activities to build local technical capacity and design replicable models for rural energy development, while on the other hand helping to develop the institutional structures that will be necessary to sustain distributed renewable energy development on a large-scale in Brazil.

Ghandour, A.

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil LULUCF Modeling | Open Energy Information  

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LULUCF Modeling LULUCF Modeling Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary Name: Brazil LULUCF Modeling Agency/Company /Organization: Energy Sector Management Assistance Program of the World Bank Sector: Land Focus Area: Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Biomass, Forestry, Transportation Topics: Background analysis, Market analysis Resource Type: Lessons learned/best practices Website: www.esmap.org/esmap/sites/esmap.org/files/PR_brazil1_Low%20Carbon%20Ca Country: Brazil South America Coordinates: -14.235004°, -51.92528° 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":-14.235004,"lon":-51.92528,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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U.S.-Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue U.S.-Brazil Strategic Energy Dialogue May 3, 2012 - 10:06am Addthis On the occasion of President Obama's March 2011 visit to Brazil, President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil and he announced the creation of a Strategic Energy Dialogue (SED) to support the two countries' common goals of developing safe, secure and affordable supplies of energy for economic growth, energy security, and the transition to a clean energy economy. Priority areas of cooperation include oil and natural gas, biofuels, renewable energy and energy efficiency, and nuclear energy. In August 2011, U.S. Deputy Energy Secretary Daniel Poneman led an interagency delegation to Brazil to formally launch the Dialogue (http://energy.gov/articles/us-and-brazil-launch-strategic-energy-dialogue).

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Brazil-NETL Advanced Fossil Fuels Partnerships | Open Energy Information  

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Advanced Fossil Fuels Partnerships Advanced Fossil Fuels Partnerships (Redirected from Brazil-NETL Cooperation) Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Brazil-NETL Cooperation Name Brazil-NETL Cooperation Agency/Company /Organization National Energy Technology Laboratory Partner Brazil Sector Energy Topics Background analysis Website http://www.netl.doe.gov/techno Program Start 2007 Program End 2012 Country Brazil South America References NETL Technologies Programs[1] This article is a stub. You can help OpenEI by expanding it. Advanced Fossil Fuels Partnerships with Brazil ORD International Research Agreements Brazilian Coal Gasification and CCS MOUs References ↑ NETL Technologies Programs Retrieved from "http://en.openei.org/w/index.php?title=Brazil-NETL_Advanced_Fossil_Fuels_Partnerships&oldid=375248"

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Brazil 1 Buzius and Salvador Brazil is one of those countries that have a very distinctive feel and a vivid image. Each one  

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Brazil 1 ­ Buzius and Salvador Brazil is one of those countries that have a very distinctive feel and a vivid image. Each one of us carries a detailed picture of Brazil in his mind, even without being there and carnival. The fantastic thing is that upon arriving to Brazil, one finds out that the real Brazil matches

Beimel, Amos

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Brazil-Mitigation Action Plans and Scenarios (MAPS) | Open Energy  

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Brazil-Mitigation Action Plans and Scenarios (MAPS) Brazil-Mitigation Action Plans and Scenarios (MAPS) Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Brazil-Mitigation Action Plans and Scenarios (MAPS) Name Brazil-Mitigation Action Plans and Scenarios (MAPS) Agency/Company /Organization The Children's Investment Fund Foundation, SouthSouthNorth, University of Cape Town-Energy Research Centre, Danish Government Sector Climate, Energy Topics Baseline projection, Low emission development planning, -LEDS, -NAMA, Pathways analysis Website http://www.mapsprogramme.org Program Start 2010 Program End 2013 Country Brazil South America References Mitigation Action Plans and Scenarios (MAPS)[1] Contents 1 Overview 2 MAPS Processes and Outcomes 2.1 Chile 2.2 Colombia 2.3 Peru 2.4 Brazil 2.5 Resources 2.5.1 Mitigation Action Country Studies

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Strategic Energy Dialogue With Brazil Promotes Mutual Prosperity and  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Strategic Energy Dialogue With Brazil Promotes Mutual Prosperity Strategic Energy Dialogue With Brazil Promotes Mutual Prosperity and Security Strategic Energy Dialogue With Brazil Promotes Mutual Prosperity and Security August 22, 2011 - 4:17pm Addthis Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman addresses attendees at the 12th International Meeting of Energy during his recent trip to Brazil | Department of Energy Image | Photo by Jen Stutsman Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman addresses attendees at the 12th International Meeting of Energy during his recent trip to Brazil | Department of Energy Image | Photo by Jen Stutsman Daniel B. Poneman Daniel B. Poneman Deputy Secretary of Energy As the two largest economies and the two largest democracies in the Western Hemisphere, the United States and Brazil share many common values and common interests. Across a broad range of topics - from economics and

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Strategic Energy Dialogue With Brazil Promotes Mutual Prosperity and  

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Strategic Energy Dialogue With Brazil Promotes Mutual Prosperity Strategic Energy Dialogue With Brazil Promotes Mutual Prosperity and Security Strategic Energy Dialogue With Brazil Promotes Mutual Prosperity and Security August 22, 2011 - 4:17pm Addthis Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman addresses attendees at the 12th International Meeting of Energy during his recent trip to Brazil | Department of Energy Image | Photo by Jen Stutsman Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman addresses attendees at the 12th International Meeting of Energy during his recent trip to Brazil | Department of Energy Image | Photo by Jen Stutsman Daniel B. Poneman Daniel B. Poneman Deputy Secretary of Energy As the two largest economies and the two largest democracies in the Western Hemisphere, the United States and Brazil share many common values and common interests. Across a broad range of topics - from economics and

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Wind Energy Atlas of Brazil | Open Energy Information  

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Energy Atlas of Brazil Energy Atlas of Brazil Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: Wind Energy Atlas of Brazil Focus Area: Renewable Energy Topics: Potentials & Scenarios Website: 130.226.17.201/extra/web_docs/windmaps/Brazil_wind_map.pdf Equivalent URI: cleanenergysolutions.org/content/wind-energy-atlas-brazil,http://clean Language: English Policies: Deployment Programs DeploymentPrograms: Technical Assistance The maps provided in this resource result from a surface wind modelling tool called MesoMap that estimates the wind potential over the Brazilian territory by simulating the atmosphere dynamics of the wind regime and the related meteorological variables from validated atmosphere pressure-data samples. References Retrieved from "http://en.openei.org/w/index.php?title=Wind_Energy_Atlas_of_Brazil&oldid=514616

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File:BrazilTMYst 238.pdf | Open Energy Information  

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BrazilTMYst 238.pdf BrazilTMYst 238.pdf Jump to: navigation, search File File history File usage Meteorology: map of Brazil selected meteorological stations and elevation from NREL Size of this preview: 776 × 600 pixels. Full resolution ‎(1,650 × 1,275 pixels, file size: 12.31 MB, MIME type: application/pdf) Title Brazil - select meteorological stations and elevation Description Meteorology: map of Brazil selected meteorological stations and elevation from NREL Sources NREL Authors Donna Heimiller Related Technologies Meteorology Creation Date 2005/02/01 Extent National Countries Brazil UN Region South America Coordinates -14.235004°, -51.92528° File history Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. Date/Time Thumbnail Dimensions User Comment

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Brazil-CCAP Developing Country Project | Open Energy Information  

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Brazil-CCAP Developing Country Project Brazil-CCAP Developing Country Project Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-Developing Country Project Agency/Company /Organization Center for Clean Air Policy Sector Climate, Energy Topics Background analysis, Implementation, Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Website http://www.ccap.org/ Program Start 2006 Country Brazil South America References Developing Country Project[1] Brazil-Developing Country Project Screenshot Contents 1 Overview 2 Brazil 3 China 4 India 5 Indonesia 6 Mexico 7 References Overview "As the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) moves forward, it is critical that developing countries are ready and able to make significant progress toward reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. CCAP is helping developing countries prepare for and participate

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Brazil-US Lab Consortium Activities | Open Energy Information  

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Activities Name Brazil-US Lab Consortium Activities AgencyCompany Organization U.S. Department of Energy Sector Energy Focus Area Energy Efficiency Topics Background...

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Was Brazil's recent growth acceleration the world's most overrated boom?  

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conventional means rather than to succeed through unconventional ones. John M Keynes Introduction1 Except for several commodities, finance, and a small number of other activities, Brazils (and Latin Americas) economic performance since... of the database (excluding oil-exporting Middle Eastern countries) by GDP-growth rate (94 countries), Brazils growth-ranking collapses from a top-ten position between 1950 and 1980, to a pretty disappointing 58th (1980-2011 or to 53rd if the 1980s...

Palma, Jose Gabriel

2012-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil-US EPA Environmental Management Activities | Open Energy...  

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US EPA Environmental Management Activities Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-US EPA Program AgencyCompany Organization United States Environmental Protection Agency Sector...

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Growth in liquids production puts Brazil on world energy stage ...  

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Technological advances in recent years have led to offshore discoveries of "pre-salt" oil and natural gas in Brazil. These pre-salt discoveries, ...

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Brazil - Analysis - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)  

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Biofuels: Ethanol & Biodiesel ... has taken measures to prevent future ethanol supply shortages and increase public ... role in Brazil 's entire natural gas supply chain.

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NREL-Brazil Bilateral Technical Coordination | Open Energy Information  

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Energy Laboratory Sector Energy Focus Area Biomass, - Biofuels Resource Type Training materials Website http:www.nrel.govinternatio Country Brazil South America...

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Brazil - Analysis - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)  

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Russia; Saudi Arabia; ... Hydropower accounted for 85 percent of this generation, ... The other major contributor to Brazil's thermal power generation in 2010 was ...

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Brazil - Analysis - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)  

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Energy Information Administration - EIA - Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government ... Brazil generated 424 billion kWh of hydroelectric power in 2011.

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An Increase in the Number of Tornado Reports in Brazil  

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This paper presents the development of tornado reports in Brazil since the middle of the twentieth century, both for the country as a whole and for the five regions of Brazil: the south, southeast, central-west, northeast, and north. No official ...

Maria A. F. Silva Dias

2011-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Note on the Transport of the Brazil Current  

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An XBT survey and hydrographic sections between 19 and 25S along the coast of Brazil in April of 1982 were used to locate the Brazil Current both north and south of the seamount chain at 2030?S. The current appears to flow through the passage ...

David L. Evans; Sergio R. Signorini; Luis B. Miranda

1983-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Annual Cycle and Variability of the North Brazil Current  

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Current meter observations from an array of three subsurface moorings located on the Brazil continental slope near 4N are used to describe the annual cycle and low-frequency variability of the North Brazil Current (NBC). The moored array was ...

W. E. Johns; T. N. Lee; R. C. Beardsley; J. Candela; R. Limeburner; B. Castro

1998-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Suzlon Energia Eolica do Brazil Ltda | Open Energy Information  

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Brazil Ltda Brazil Ltda Jump to: navigation, search Name Suzlon Energia Eolica do Brazil Ltda Place Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil Zip 60175-145 Sector Wind energy Product Brazil-based, Regional subsidiary of Indian wind turbine manufacturer Suzlon. Coordinates -3.718404°, -38.542924° 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":-3.718404,"lon":-38.542924,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Brazil-Forest Investment Program (FIP) | Open Energy Information  

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Brazil-Forest Investment Program (FIP) Brazil-Forest Investment Program (FIP) Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-Forest Investment Program (FIP) Agency/Company /Organization World Bank Sector Land Topics Background analysis, Finance, Implementation, Low emission development planning, Market analysis Website http://www.climatefundsupdate. Program Start 2008 Country Brazil South America References Forest Investment Program (FIP)[1] Forest Investment Program[2] Brazil Specific Documents[3] Democratic Republic of Congo Specific Documents[4] Ghana Specific Documents[5] Indonesia Specific Documents[6] Laos Specific Documents[7] Mexico Specific Documents[8] Peru Specific Documents[9] Overview "The Forest Investment Program (FIP) is a targeted program of the Strategic Climate Fund (SCF), which is one of two funds within the framework of the

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Brazil-Measurement and Performance Tracking (MAPT) Initiative | Open Energy  

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Brazil-Measurement and Performance Tracking (MAPT) Initiative Brazil-Measurement and Performance Tracking (MAPT) Initiative Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Brazil-WRI Measurement and Performance Tracking (MAPT) Project Name Brazil-WRI Measurement and Performance Tracking (MAPT) Project Agency/Company /Organization World Resources Institute (WRI) Sector Climate, Energy Topics Background analysis, Baseline projection, Low emission development planning, -NAMA Resource Type Case studies/examples, Guide/manual, Lessons learned/best practices, Training materials, Workshop Website http://www.wri.org/mapt Program Start 2011 Country Brazil South America References Measurement and Performance Tracking (MAPT) Project[1] Contents 1 Overview 2 Resources 3 Partners 4 References Overview Developing countries are increasingly undertaking mitigation efforts in

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Brazil-Danish Government Baseline Workstream | Open Energy Information  

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Brazil-Danish Government Baseline Workstream Brazil-Danish Government Baseline Workstream Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-Danish Government Baseline Workstream Agency/Company /Organization Danish Government Partner Danish Ministry for Climate, Energy, and Building; The Danish Energy Agency Sector Energy Topics Implementation, Low emission development planning Program Start 2011 Country Brazil South America References Denmark[1] Overview Progress and Outcomes Capacity building needs identified are lessons learned, challenges and gaps, including those that may be common between countries, and aspects of good practice for assumptions, methodologies and other aspects of baseline setting. References ↑ "Denmark" Retrieved from "http://en.openei.org/w/index.php?title=Brazil-Danish_Government_Baseline_Workstream&oldid=699917"

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Brazil-NREL Biofuels and EERE Cooperation | Open Energy Information  

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NREL Biofuels and EERE Cooperation NREL Biofuels and EERE Cooperation Jump to: navigation, search Logo: US-Brazil Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Innovation Partnerships Name US-Brazil Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Innovation Partnerships Agency/Company /Organization National Renewable Energy Laboratory Partner Brazil Sector Energy Focus Area Energy Efficiency, Biomass, Solar Topics Market analysis, Policies/deployment programs, Background analysis Website http://www.nrel.gov/applying_t Country Brazil South America References NREL Int'l website [1] Abstract NREL is also working with partners in Brazil to perform a life-cycle assessment of biofuels. This is part of a multiyear effort to examine the sustainability of biofuels, direct/indirect land-use change, the benefits of integrated biorefineries (greenhouse gas reductions), and international conservation.

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Brazil-World Bank Climate Projects | Open Energy Information  

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Brazil-World Bank Climate Projects Brazil-World Bank Climate Projects Agency/Company /Organization World Bank Sector Energy, Land Focus Area Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, Transportation Topics Finance, Background analysis Website http://web.worldbank.org/exter Country Brazil UN Region Latin America and the Caribbean References World Bank Project Database-Brazil[1] Contents 1 World Bank Active Climate Projects in Brazil 1.1 Sao Paulo Metro Line 5 Project 1.2 BR-GEF Sustainable Transport and Air Quality Project (STAQ) 1.3 First Programmatic Development Policy Loan for Sustainable Environmental Management 1.4 BR Nova Gerar Carbon Finance and Solid Waste Management Project II 1.5 BR Lages Woodwaste Cogeneration 1.6 PCF Sugar Bagasse Cogeneration Project 1.7 Nova Gerar Landfill Rio de Janeiro

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U.S.-Brazil Binational Joint Action Plan | Department of Energy  

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U.S.-Brazil Binational Joint Action Plan U.S.-Brazil Binational Joint Action Plan U.S.-Brazil Binational Energy Working Group, formed on July 20, 2010, when DOE and the Brazilian...

145

The Effect of Parents' Occupation on Child Labor and School Attendance in Brazil  

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of Child Work in Urban Brazil? Texto para Discussao no.and School Attendance in Brazil. University of Sao Paulo.Market Fluctuations in Urban Brazil, World Development 31(

Parikh, Anokhi; Sadoulet, Elisabeth

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Software Studies in action: Open Source and Free Software in Brazil  

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Open Source and Free Software in Brazil Cicero Inacio daSilva Software Studies Brazil Avenida Angelica, 1905 SoPaulo, SP 01227-200, Brazil Jane de Almeida Mackenzie

da Silva, Cicero Inacio; de Almeida, Jane

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

147

Queens of the Dancehall and Rudegyals: Rasta Women and Reggae-Dancehall in Brazil  

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and Reggae-Dancehall in Brazil Seeing a female behind a mic(interviewed in southeast Brazil, including MCs, musicians,in the sound system culture in Brazil is an example the

McFarlane, Marisa

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

148

Intergenerational Relations and Welfare State Restructuring. Why Should We Re-think This Relationship in Brazil  

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Re-Think this Relationship in Brazil Ana Maria Goldani CCPR-in Northeast and Southeast/Brazil, 1980. Anais do XEncontrnortheast and southeast Brazil. PhD. Dissertation presented

Goldani, Ana Maria

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Robin Hood vs. King John Redistribution: How Do Local Judges Decide Cases In Brazil?  

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trust: an experiment in Brazil. Brazilian Journal of AppliedConjectures on the case of Brazil Rio de Janeiro: IEPE/CdG,Judges Decide Cases In Brazil? Ivan Ribeiro 1 University of

Ribeiro, Ivan Cesar

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Lineage divergence detected in the malaria vector Anopheles marajoara (Diptera: Culicidae) in Amazonian Brazil  

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Culicidae) in Amazonian Brazil. Malaria Journal 2010 9:271.Prado PI: Biodiversity of Brazil: a synthesis of the currentof Amap, Amazon region, Brazil. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 2001,

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Carnaval, Samba Schools and the Negotiation of Gendered Identities in So Paulo, Brazil  

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Bradford. A History of Brazil. New York: Columbia UniversityAlexander (orgs. ). Brazil: Portrait of Half a Continent.Bahian carnival music in Brazil. World of Music, Vol. 35,

Brunet, Carla Sacon

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Health in black and white : debates on racial and ethnic health disparities in Brazil  

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Valle 1985 Updating the Cost of Not Being White in Brazil.Race, class, and power in Brazil. P. -M. Fontaine, ed. Pp.Ideas and Social Policy in Brazil, 1870-1940. In The Idea of

Pagano, Anna

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil-IEA Network of Expertise in Energy Technology | Open Energy...  

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Country Brazil South America References Network of Expertise in Energy Technology1 Brazil is a member of the International Energy Agency Network of Expertise in Energy Technology...

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A Rua Nossa (The Street is Ours): In Search of Childhood and Rights on the Streets of Guarulhos, Brazil  

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2008 Child Labor in Brazil: The Government Commitment. IIPProstitution on the Rise in Brazil. International ChildPax. Ituassu, Arthur 2011 Brazils revolution Isnt Leading

Bolton, Alicia Taylor

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil-nut effect versus reverse Brazil-nut effect in a moderately dense granular fluid  

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A new segregation criterion based on the inelastic Enskog kinetic equation is derived to show the transition between the Brazil-nut effect (BNE) and the reverse Brazil-nut effect (RBNE) by varying the different parameters of the system. In contrast to previous theoretical attempts the approach is not limited to the near-elastic case, takes into account the influence of both thermal gradients and gravity and applies for moderate densities. The form of the phase-diagrams for the BNE/RBNE transition depends sensitively on the value of gravity relative to the thermal gradient, so that it is possible to switch between both states for given values of the mass and size ratios, the coefficients of restitution and the solid volume fraction. In particular, the influence of collisional dissipation on segregation becomes more important when the thermal gradient dominates over gravity than in the opposite limit. The present analysis extends previous results derived in the dilute limit case and is consistent with the findings of some recent experimental results.

Vicente Garzo

2008-03-18T23:59:59.000Z

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File:NREL-brazil-dir.pdf | Open Energy Information  

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dir.pdf dir.pdf Jump to: navigation, search File File history File usage Brazil - Annual Direct Normal Solar Radiation Size of this preview: 776 × 600 pixels. Full resolution ‎(1,650 × 1,275 pixels, file size: 2.1 MB, MIME type: application/pdf) Title Brazil - Annual Direct Normal Solar Radiation Description Brazil - Annual Direct Normal Solar Radiation Sources National Renewable Energy Laboratory Authors Donna Heimiller Related Technologies Solar, Solar-CSP, Solar-10km Creation Date 2006-07-14 Extent International Countries Brazil UN Region South America File history Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. Date/Time Thumbnail Dimensions User Comment current 15:52, 14 December 2010 Thumbnail for version as of 15:52, 14 December 2010 1,650 × 1,275 (2.1 MB) MapBot (Talk | contribs) Automated upload from NREL's "mapsearch" data

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Brazil-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network  

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Brazil-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network Brazil-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Brazil-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) Name Brazil-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) Agency/Company /Organization Climate Technology Initiative (CTI), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) Partner International Centre for Environmental Technology Transfer Sector Energy Focus Area Agriculture, Biomass, - Biofuels, - Landfill Gas, - Waste to Energy, Buildings, Energy Efficiency, Forestry, Geothermal, Greenhouse Gas, Solar, Transportation, Water Power, Wind Topics Adaptation, Co-benefits assessment, - Energy Access, - Environmental and Biodiversity, - Health, - Macroeconomic, Finance, Implementation, Low emission development planning, -NAMA, -TNA

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Brazil-Promoting Low Emission Urban Development Strategies in Emerging  

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Brazil-Promoting Low Emission Urban Development Strategies in Emerging Brazil-Promoting Low Emission Urban Development Strategies in Emerging Economy Countries (URBAN-LEDS) Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-Promoting Low Emission Urban Development Strategies in Emerging Economy Countries (URBAN-LEDS) Agency/Company /Organization ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability, European Commission, UN Habitat Sector Climate, Energy Focus Area Renewable Energy, Buildings, Buildings - Commercial, Buildings - Residential, People and Policy Topics Adaptation, Background analysis, Baseline projection, Low emission development planning, -LEDS, Market analysis, Pathways analysis, Policies/deployment programs Website http://www.iclei.org/fileadmin Program Start 2012 Program End 2015 Country Brazil South America References UN-Habitat and European Commission sign major agreement on lower-emission city growth; ICLEI as main implementing partner[1]

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Brazil-Low Carbon Growth Studies Program | Open Energy Information  

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Brazil-Low Carbon Growth Studies Program Brazil-Low Carbon Growth Studies Program Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-Low Carbon Growth Studies Program Agency/Company /Organization Energy Sector Management Assistance Program of the World Bank Partner United Kingdom Department for International Development Sector Energy, Land Focus Area Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Biomass, Energy Efficiency, Forestry Topics Background analysis, GHG inventory, Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Website http://www.esmap.org/filez/pub Country Brazil South America References World Bank, ESMAP - Low Carbon Growth Country Studies - Getting Started[1] Overview "Benefiting from a cooperative process with Brazilian authorities, the study covers four key areas with large potential for low-carbon options in

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Brazil-Green Growth Strategy Support | Open Energy Information  

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form form View 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 with form History Facebook icon Twitter icon » Brazil-Green Growth Strategy Support Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-Green Growth Strategy Support Agency/Company /Organization Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Partner Brazilian Finance Ministry, EMBRAPA, FGV, Danish Energy Agency Sector Energy, Land Topics Low emission development planning Resource Type Publications Website http://www.gggi.org/ Program Start 2010 Country Brazil South America References Global Green Growth Institute[1] Contents 1 Overview 2 Brazil 3 Indonesia 4 References Overview The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) was founded on the belief that

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Brazil-REEEP Energy Activities | Open Energy Information  

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Energy Activities Energy Activities Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-REEEP Cooperation Agency/Company /Organization Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership Sector Energy Focus Area Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, Solar Topics Policies/deployment programs, Background analysis Website http://www.reeep.org//655/proj Country Brazil South America References REEEP project database[1] In partnership with Brazil REEEP structured a national plan, including technical standards definitions, defining the policy and regulatory framework and designing a plan that could be monitored, evaluated and scaled up and in parallel, structured a SWH finance mechanism aimed at the lower income population. Other REEEP EERE activities in Brazil include: Breaking the risk barrier for institutional investment in clean

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An analysis of commercial opportunities between Brazil and Russian Federation  

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This paper begins with the assumption that trade between Brazil and the Russian Federation is underdeveloped. It thus takes the view that there are other product categories, which presents great chances for further development ...

Wiczer, Nicholas Vana Ferenczi Semelman

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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File:NREL-brazil-glo.pdf | Open Energy Information  

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glo.pdf glo.pdf Jump to: navigation, search File File history File usage Brazil - Annual Global Horizontal Solar Radiation Size of this preview: 776 × 600 pixels. Full resolution ‎(1,650 × 1,275 pixels, file size: 2.02 MB, MIME type: application/pdf) Title Brazil - Annual Global Horizontal Solar Radiation Description Brazil - Annual Global Horizontal Solar Radiation Sources National Renewable Energy Laboratory Authors Donna Heimiller Related Technologies Solar, Solar-GHI, Solar-10km Creation Date 2006-07-14 Extent International Countries Brazil UN Region South America File history Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. Date/Time Thumbnail Dimensions User Comment current 15:52, 14 December 2010 Thumbnail for version as of 15:52, 14 December 2010 1,650 × 1,275 (2.02 MB) MapBot (Talk | contribs) Automated upload from NREL's "mapsearch" data

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Brazil-Quantifying Emission Reduction Opportunities in Emerging Economies |  

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Brazil-Quantifying Emission Reduction Opportunities in Emerging Economies Brazil-Quantifying Emission Reduction Opportunities in Emerging Economies Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-Quantifying Emission Reduction Opportunities in Emerging Economies Agency/Company /Organization Ecofys Sector Energy Topics Background analysis, GHG inventory, Low emission development planning, Pathways analysis Website http://www.ecofys.com/files/fi Program Start 2009 Country Brazil South America References G8 Climate Scorecards[1] Overview Ecofys developed emission reduction scenarios for the G5 developing countries including; business as usual, no- regret, and ambitious scenarios. They also evaluated current national climate plans. From the study: "The participation of emerging economies is one of the major items of discussion on a future international climate regime. Action

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Preliminary assessment of potential CDM early start projects in Brazil  

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10 XI. Wind Farms in Northeast$20/tC SMALL HYDRO IN GOIAS WIND FARMS BAGASSE ELECTRICITYFax: +55(71)379 1759 XI. Wind Farms in Northeast Brazil

Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Lehman, B.; Schumacher, K.; van Vliet, O.; Moreira, J.R.

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Two Severe Freezes in Brazil: Precursors and Synoptic Evolution  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Two freezes with repercussions on world coffee markets struck Brazil in recent years, one during FGGE in 1979, the other in 1981. Data from multiple sources including satellites and drifting buoys were analyzed for early warning signs and ...

Michael A. Fortune; Vernon E. Kousky

1983-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Atmospheric Circulation Changes Associated with Rainfall Anomalies over Tropical Brazil  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

During FebruaryMarch 1981, striking contrasts existed in the rainfall distribution over most of Brazil and in the atmospheric circulation features over South America and the North and South Atlantic Oceans. Drier than normal conditions prevailed ...

Vernon E. Kousky

1985-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Preliminary assessment of potential CDM early start projects in Brazil  

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pollution from natural gas-fired power plants. Some of the50% from natural gas combined cycle power plants and 50%power plant. In Brazil, the most likely plant type that would be displaced is natural gas

Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Lehman, B.; Schumacher, K.; van Vliet, O.; Moreira, J.R.

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Further Work on the Prediction of Northeast Brazil Rainfall Anomalies  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

This study expands our earlier climate prediction work for Brazil's Nordeste to develop methods of forecasting the MarchJune precipitation with differing lead times by exploring the potential of various data sources and options of information ...

Stefan Hastenrath; Lawrence Greischar

1993-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Evolution and Demise of North Brazil Current Rings  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Subsurface float and surface drifter observations illustrate the structure, evolution, and eventual demise of 10 North Brazil Current (NBC) rings as they approached and collided with the Lesser Antilles in the western tropical Atlantic Ocean. ...

David M. Fratantoni; Philip L. Richardson

2006-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Export.gov - CC_BR_DoingBusinessinBrazil  

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is Latin America's biggest economy and is the fifth largest country in the world in terms of land mass and population with about 192 million people. Brazil's economy, the 6th...

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Opportunities for technological and economic development policy in Brazil  

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Brazil's transformation from an agriculturally-based colonial economy to an industrial republic spans seven decades - from the 1930s to the present - with three rapid growth phases which were each followed by economic and ...

Dalquist, Stephanie K. (Stephanie Kay), 1981-

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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,"U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports To Brazil "  

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To Brazil " ,"Click worksheet name or tab at bottom for data" ,"Worksheet Name","Description"," Of Series","Frequency","Latest Data for" ,"Data 1","U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas...

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U.S. Exports to Brazil of Total Petroleum Products ...  

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U.S. Exports to Brazil of Total Petroleum Products (Thousand Barrels) Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec; 2004: 342: 1,096: 740: ...

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Brazil closes down illegal timber operation, seizes wood Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com  

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Brazil closes down illegal timber operation, seizes wood Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com April 11 efforts. Deforestation Figures for Brazil, 1978-2005 Brazil's environmental regulations require landowners Newsletter Languages SUPPORT Help support mongabay.com when you buy from Brazil closes down illegal timber

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Private governance in royalty collection Effectiveness and limitations in tracing GM soybean in Brazil  

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in Brazil Patricio. Mendez del Vilar1 , Carlos Magri Ferreira2 , Juliana Galvarros Bueno Lobo Ribeiro3, Brazil. 3 University of Brasilia, Brazil Summary This paper focuses on the emergence of an institutional innovation along with the diffusion of Genetically Modified Soybean in Brazil. It results in private

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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North Brazil Current rings and transport of southern waters in a high resolution numerical  

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North Brazil Current rings and transport of southern waters in a high resolution numerical of the North Brazil Current (NBC) retroflection and North Brazil Current rings. The model mean and seasonal circulation feature near the western boundary is the North Brazil Current (NBC), which has sources

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Uncertainty Analysis of the Conducted Interferences in a DC-DC Converter  

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.A. Vasconcelos Laboratorio de Computação Evolucionaria Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais Belo Horizonte measurement of conducted interferences and its PDF is rapidly determined, when compared to the Monte Carlo (MC) approach. Keywords - Electromagnetic Compatibility, Monte Carlo, Parametric Uncertainty, Power Electronics

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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Onsager reaction field theory for 3d anisotropic xy model M. E. Gouv^ea, A. S. T. Pires, and G. M. Wysin  

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. Wysin Departamento de F´isica, ICEx, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, CP 702, CEP from Monte Carlo simulations. PACS numbers: 75.10.Hk; 75.40.Cx I. INTRODUCTION Here we study a set ("chain"-ORF) ­ was introduced in Ref. 2. We use a cluster Monte Carlo (MC) scheme to estimate

Wysin, Gary

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SAMPLE SIZE CORRECTIONS FOR THE MAXIMUM PARTIAL LIKELIHOOD ESTI-F. R. B. Cruz, E. A. Colosimo  

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. Colosimo Department of Statistics Federal University of Minas Gerais 31270-901 - Belo Horizonte - MG likelihood estimators. A complete set of Monte Carlo simulations compare the proposed approaches. The paper is organized as follows. Section 2 presents the bias correction methods. Monte Carlo simulations

Cruz, Frederico

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DOE Simulator Training to Brazil's Petrobas Advances Goal of Deploying  

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DOE Simulator Training to Brazil's Petrobas Advances Goal of DOE Simulator Training to Brazil's Petrobas Advances Goal of Deploying Clean Coal Technology at Home and Abroad DOE Simulator Training to Brazil's Petrobas Advances Goal of Deploying Clean Coal Technology at Home and Abroad September 25, 2012 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - A recently-completed comprehensive Department of Energy (DOE) training initiative using an innovative high-fidelity combined-cycle dynamic simulator has provided employees of a Brazilian multi-national company the opportunity to learn to operate and control the near-zero-emission power plants critical to a cleaner energy future. The 8-day course for power plant operators from Petrobras used a simulator from the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL)-sponsored AVESTAR™ (Advanced Virtual Energy Simulation Training and Research) Center.

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São Paulo, Brazil: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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São Paulo, Brazil: Energy Resources São Paulo, Brazil: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Name São Paulo, Brazil Equivalent URI DBpedia GeoNames ID 3448439 Advanced Economy[1] No Coordinates -23.473293°, -46.665803° 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":-23.473293,"lon":-46.665803,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Energy Efficiency Standards for Refrigerators in Brazil: A Methodology for  

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Energy Efficiency Standards for Refrigerators in Brazil: A Methodology for Energy Efficiency Standards for Refrigerators in Brazil: A Methodology for Impact Evaluation Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: Energy Efficiency Standards for Refrigerators in Brazil: A Methodology for Impact Evaluation Focus Area: Energy Efficiency Topics: Potentials & Scenarios Website: www.scribd.com/doc/34712276/Energy-efficiency-standards-for-refrigerat Equivalent URI: cleanenergysolutions.org/content/energy-efficiency-standards-refrigera Language: English Policies: Regulations Regulations: "Appliance & Equipment Standards and Required Labeling,Emissions Standards" is not in the list of possible values (Agriculture Efficiency Requirements, Appliance & Equipment Standards and Required Labeling, Audit Requirements, Building Certification, Building Codes, Cost Recovery/Allocation, Emissions Mitigation Scheme, Emissions Standards, Enabling Legislation, Energy Standards, Feebates, Feed-in Tariffs, Fuel Efficiency Standards, Incandescent Phase-Out, Mandates/Targets, Net Metering & Interconnection, Resource Integration Planning, Safety Standards, Upgrade Requirements, Utility/Electricity Service Costs) for this property.

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MPS Model-Based Software Acquisition Process Improvement in Brazil  

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This paper describes an initiative to improve software acquisition process in Brazil. This initiative was conducted in the context of the MPS.BR Program, a nationwide effort to develop and disseminate the MPS Model both in large organizations and Small ...

Kival Chaves Weber; Eratostenes Edson Ramalho de Araujo; Danilo Scalet; Edmeia Leonor Pereira de Andrade; Ana Regina Cavalcanti da Rocha; Mariano Angel Montoni

2007-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Climate Variability and Corn Yields in Semiarid Cear, Brazil  

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Understanding of climate influence on crop yields can help in the design of policies to reduce climate-related vulnerability in many parts of the world, including the target of this case studythe state of Cear, Brazil. The study has examined ...

Liqiang Sun; Huilan Li; M. Neil Ward; David F. Moncunill

2007-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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How Brazil spun the atom [nuclear power reactors  

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This paper describes the Resende nuclear complex in Brazil which will house hundreds of uranium centrifuges to produce enriched uranium that will fuel its nuclear power reactors. By consistently fulfilling its obligations as a party to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation ...

E. Guizzo

2006-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Commerce Readiness and Diffusion: The Case of Brazil  

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In Brazil, a poor telecommunication infrastructure was considered an important barrier for e-business diffusion. However, from 1998, when the telecom system was privatized, to 2000, telecom investments boosted to an average of 1.36% of GNP a year, a ...

Paulo Bastos Tigre

2003-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Pacific Hydro Brazil formerly SES Solu es de Energias Sustent veis | Open  

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Brazil formerly SES Solu es de Energias Sustent veis Brazil formerly SES Solu es de Energias Sustent veis Jump to: navigation, search Name Pacific Hydro Brazil (formerly SES - Soluções de Energias Sustentáveis) Place Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil Zip 59064-460 Sector Wind energy Product 350MW wind farm project developer based in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte. References Pacific Hydro Brazil (formerly SES - Soluções de Energias Sustentáveis)[1] LinkedIn Connections CrunchBase Profile No CrunchBase profile. Create one now! This article is a stub. You can help OpenEI by expanding it. Pacific Hydro Brazil (formerly SES - Soluções de Energias Sustentáveis) is a company located in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil . References ↑ "[ Pacific Hydro Brazil (formerly SES - Soluções de

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Mechanisms for Precipitation Variability of the Eastern Brazil/SACZ Convective Margin  

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The present study examines the mechanisms for the connection between the precipitation variability in eastern Brazil and the South Atlantic convergence zone (SACZ) convective margin (eastern Brazil/SACZ convective margin) and the variability of ...

H.-Y. Ma; X. Ji; J. D. Neelin; C. R. Mechoso

2011-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Circulation and Water Mass Modification in the BrazilMalvinas Confluence  

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The confluence between the Brazil Current and the Malvinas Current [the BrazilMalvinas Confluence (BMC)] in the Argentine Basin is characterized by a complicated thermohaline structure favoring the exchanges of mass, heat, and salt between the ...

Loic Jullion; Karen J. Heywood; Alberto C. Naveira Garabato; David P. Stevens

2010-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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OAS Support for the Implementation of the US-Brazil Biofuels...  

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OAS Support for the Implementation of the US-Brazil Biofuels Bilateral Agreement Jump to: navigation, search Name OAS Support for the Implementation of the US-Brazil Biofuels...

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2012 Joaquim Nabuco Award The Brazil Initiative of the Division of International Studies and the Latin  

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2012 Joaquim Nabuco Award The Brazil Initiative of the Division of International Studies Award. This award is given annually to the two best essays on Brazil (any field) by a University

Liblit, Ben

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PROPOSAL OF A FINANCING SCHEME FOR A THIRD NPP IN BRAZIL  

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This presentation discusses a proposal of a financing scheme for a third nuclear power plant in Brazil.

Filho, Z.D.T.

2004-10-06T23:59:59.000Z

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Factors of paleosol formation in a Late Cretaceous eolian sand sheet paleoenvironment, Marlia Formation, Southeastern Brazil  

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Formation, Southeastern Brazil Patrick Francisco Führ Dal' Bó a, , Giorgio Basilici a , Rômulo Simões), Brazil b IG ­ Universidade Federal do Pará, 66075-110, Belém (PA), Brazil a b s t r a c ta r t i c l e i Late Cretaceous The Marília Formation, which crops out in southeastern Brazil, is interpreted as a Late

Ahmad, Sajjad

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Mycosphaerella leaf disease (MLD) outbreak on Eucalyptus globulus in Brazil caused by Teratosphaeria (Mycosphaerella) nubilosa  

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Florestal, Votorantim Celulose e Papel S.A. (VCP) Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Summary. Severe defoliation

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Examining Public Health System Responses to the Chronic Diseases of HIV/AIDS and Diabetes: Experiences from Mexico and Brazil  

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A. Cohn, Health reform in Brazil: lessons to consider. Am JPetersen, M.L. , et al. , Brazil, in The HIV Pandemic: localof the AIDS epidemic in Brazil: principal epidemiological

Gidi, Virginia Eve

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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I am Black AND Jewish: Black Jewish Womens Experiences in White Jewish Communities in Brazil  

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the contemporary black movement in Brazil. In R. Reichmann (Race in contemporary Brazil (pp. 155-166). University Park,J.J. Crocitti (Eds. ), The Brazil reader: History, culture,

Gondek, Abby S.

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Patterns of water and heat flux across a biome gradient from tropical forest to savanna in Brazil  

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Porto Velho, RO 78900-000, Brazil. P. Artaxo, L. S. Borma,tropical forest to savanna in Brazil Humberto R. da Rocha, 1RIMA Editora, Sao Carlos, Brazil. Oliveira, R. , et al. (

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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From International Idea to Domestic Policy: Explaining the Emergence of Same-Sex Partnership Recognition in Argentina and Brazil  

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Deadlock of Democracy in Brazil. Ann Arbor: University ofParties and Governability in Brazil," in Party Politics in2008. "The Pope's Visit to Brazil: Context and Effects," SPW

Schulenberg, Shawn Richard

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Evaluation of yield regulation options for primary forest in Tapajos National Forest, Brazil  

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Evaluation of yield regulation options for primary forest in Tapajo´s National Forest, Brazil PaulJN, Scotland b Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazo^nia (IMAZON), CEP 66060-160 Bele´m, Brazil c Projeto Dendrogene, EMBRAPA, CEP 66095-100 Bele´m, Brazil Received 23 November 2005; received

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Women in Physics in Brazil Marlia Caldas and Marcia C. Barbosa  

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Women in Physics in Brazil Marília Caldas and Marcia C. Barbosa Citation: AIP Conf. Proc. 628, 135;Women in Physics in Brazil Marilia Caldas1 and Marcia C. Barbosa2 ^niversidade de Sdo Paulo,2 Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul The scientific community in Brazil has been growing steadily

Barbosa, Marcia C. B.

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Deep-Sea Research I 52 (2005) 647667 Retroflections of the North Brazil Current  

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Deep-Sea Research I 52 (2005) 647­667 Retroflections of the North Brazil Current during February, University of Sa~o Paulo, Prac-a do Oceanogra´fico, 191, Cidade Univerista´ria, Sa~o Paulo, Brazil Received 3 January 2005 Abstract Retroflections of the North Brazil Current (NBC) are examined using observational

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Organisation of the soil mantle in tropical southeastern Brazil (Serra do Mar)  

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1 Organisation of the soil mantle in tropical southeastern Brazil (Serra do Mar) in relation-900 Sao Paulo ­ SP, Brazil And INRA-ENSA. Laboratoire des sciences du sol 65 rue de St Brieuc 35042 RennesORSTOM - Instituto de geociencias - DGG ­ USP C.P. 11 348 Cep: 05 422-970 Sao Paulo ­ SP, Brazil Correspondence

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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Natural Arsenic in Groundwater and Alkaline Lakes at the upper Paraguay basin, Pantanal, Brazil  

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Natural Arsenic in Groundwater and Alkaline Lakes at the upper Paraguay basin, Pantanal, Brazil L, Brazil d Université de Provence, Aix Marseille 1, France e Departamento de Geografia, Universidade Federal do Mato Grosso do Sul, Três Lagoas, Brazil f Laboratoire de Géomophologie Appliquée, Université de

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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A Taxonomy of C-systems WALTER A. CARNIELLI CLE and IFCH, Unicamp, Brazil  

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1 A Taxonomy of C-systems ···· WALTER A. CARNIELLI CLE and IFCH, Unicamp, Brazil carniell@cle.unicamp.br JO?O MARCOS RUG, Ghent, Belgium, and IFCH, Unicamp, Brazil vegetal@cle.unicamp.br Abstract The logics from CNPq / Brazil and from the A. von Humboldt Foundation, and thanks colleagues from the Advanced

Lisboa, Universidade Técnica de

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Classification of Cabo Frio (Brazil) three-dimensional ocean features using single-slice acoustic observations  

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Classification of Cabo Frio (Brazil) three-dimensional ocean features using single-slice acoustic-000 Arraial do Cabo, RJ, Brazil, {lcalado, ana.claudia}@ieapm.mar.mil.br Acoustic tomography is now a well for an instantaneous sound speed field constructed from dynamical predictions for Cabo Frio, Brazil. The results show

Jesus, Sérgio M.

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DIETARY OVERLAP IN FRUGIVOROUSAND INSECTIVOROUS BATS FROM EDAPHIC CERRADO HABITATS OF BRAZIL  

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DIETARY OVERLAP IN FRUGIVOROUSAND INSECTIVOROUS BATS FROM EDAPHIC CERRADO HABITATS OF BRAZIL north- eastern Brazil suggest significant ecologicalseparation of species. Nonetheless, recent sim edaphic Cerrado habitats on the Chapada do Araripe in northeastern Brazil. For each of the 11 most common

Willig, Michael

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Integrated modelling of water availability and water use in the semi-arid Northeast of Brazil  

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Integrated modelling of water availability and water use in the semi-arid Northeast of Brazil A: Bronstert 1 Integrated modelling of water availability and water use in the semi-arid Northeast of Brazil A con- straint for development in the semi-arid Northeast of Brazil. Quanti cation of natural water

Bronstert, Axel

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Dischargecalcium concentration relationships in streams of the Amazon and Cerrado of Brazil: soil or land use  

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Discharge­calcium concentration relationships in streams of the Amazon and Cerrado of Brazil: soil ecosystem function. Throughout the Amazon and Cerrado regions of Brazil rapid changes in land use and land with data from 28 streams throughout Brazil. These streams come from three distinct regions and varied

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Developing Financial Intermediation Mechanisms for Energy Efficiency Investments in Brazil, China and India  

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1 Developing Financial Intermediation Mechanisms for Energy Efficiency Investments in Brazil, China and India Brazil-China-India Workshop on Energy Efficiency Financing Cross country exchange, outreach and dissemination Juan Zak URC Brazil, May 2004 #12;2 What is URC ? · URC is the UNEP Risoe Centre on Energy

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Investigation of Brazil Current rings in the confluence region Carlos A. D. Lentini,1  

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Investigation of Brazil Current rings in the confluence region Carlos A. D. Lentini,1 Gustavo J Atlantic. These fields were used to monitor the formation and characteristics of the Brazil Current warm-core anticyclonic rings shed by the first meander trough after poleward excursions of the Brazil Current (BC

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The Role of Education in the U.S. -Brazil Relationship  

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The Role of Education in the U.S. - Brazil Relationship Featuring Ambassador Shannon U.S. Ambassador to Brazil Tuesday, March 05, 2013 2:15 ­ 3:00 p.m. Tomlinson Hall Lobby Join Ambassador Shannon as he discusses Brazil and its desire to use education and research in economic advancement

Cavusoglu, Cenk

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Gravity and magnetic anomalies and the deep structure of the Parnaiba cratonic basin, Brazil  

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Gravity and magnetic anomalies and the deep structure of the Parnaiba cratonic basin, Brazil A. B profile across the Parnaiba cratonic basin in NorthEast Brazil. The purpose of this project is to acquire margin of Parnaíba Basin, Brazil. Geophysics 64: 337-356. Ussami N, Cogo de Sa N, Molina EC. 1993

Watts, A. B. "Tony"

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Submarine groundwater discharge of nutrients to the ocean along a coastal lagoon barrier, Southern Brazil  

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Brazil L. Felipe H. Niencheski a , Herbert L. Windom b,, Willard S. Moore c , Richard A. Jahnke b a Department of Chemistry, Fundação Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Brazil b Skidaway Institute the southern coast of Brazil is linked to the coastal ocean by a narrow mouth and by groundwater transport

Jahnke, Richard A.

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Guianas-Brazil Shrimp Fishery and Related U.S. Research Activity  

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Guianas-Brazil Shrimp Fishery and Related U.S. Research Activity Alexander Dragovich-free fishery began to crumble in 1970, as Brazil declared a 200-mile economic zone. To fish in Brazilian waters in the series of 2- and I-year agreements was signed on 9 May 1972 between the United States and Brazil

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Soil morphological control on saline and freshwater lake hydrogeochemistry in the Pantanal of Nhecolndia, Brazil  

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morphological control on saline and freshwater lake hydrogeochemistry in the Pantanal of Nhecolândia, Brazil L-MS, Brazil 4 ­ Laboratório de Pedologia, Departamento de Geografia, Universidade de São Paulo C.P. 8105, 05508-900, São Paulo, Brazil 5 - UFMS, Departamento de Geografia, Campus de Três Lagoas, Av. Ranulfo

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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Investigation of the North Brazil Current retroflection and North Equatorial Countercurrent variability  

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Investigation of the North Brazil Current retroflection and North Equatorial Countercurrent to investigate the temporal and spatial variability of the North Brazil Current (NBC) retroflection and the North Brazil Current retroflection and North Equatorial Countercurrent variability, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L

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A New Species of Parodia (Cactaceae, Notocacteae) from Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil  

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A New Species of Parodia (Cactaceae, Notocacteae) from Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Marlon C. Machado Grande do Sul, Brazil. jlarocca@unisinos.br ABSTRACT . A new species, Parodia gaucha M. Machado & Larocca (Cactaceae, Notocacteae), from Encruzilhada do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, is described and illustrated

Zürich, Universität

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INVASION NOTE Crassostrea gigas in natural oyster banks in southern Brazil  

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INVASION NOTE Crassostrea gigas in natural oyster banks in southern Brazil Cla´udio M. R. Melo ?.V. 2009 Abstract We report on the invasion of Brazil by the Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas, and discuss was found amongst the native species in oyster banks up to 100 km south of oyster farms in South Brazil

Solé-Cava, Antonio M.

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Soil mineral genesis and distribution in a saline lake landscape of the Pantanal Wetland, Brazil  

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Soil mineral genesis and distribution in a saline lake landscape of the Pantanal Wetland, Brazil S Geografia, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil b Soil & Water Sciences Program, Department São Paulo, Piracicaba, Brazil a b s t r a c ta r t i c l e i n f o Article history: Received 20 August

Ahmad, Sajjad

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The Caribbean spiny lobster, Panuli-rus argus, is distributed from Brazil  

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870 The Caribbean spiny lobster, Panuli- rus argus, is distributed from Brazil throughout major commercial fisheries in Florida, the Caribbean and Brazil. Commercially, P. argus is especially seen within a spe- cies. Because previous studies did not include populations from Brazil, Sarver et al

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MINERALOGY AND GENESIS OF SMECTITES IN AN ALKALINE-SALINE ENVIRONMENT OF PANTANAL WETLAND, BRAZIL  

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MINERALOGY AND GENESIS OF SMECTITES IN AN ALKALINE-SALINE ENVIRONMENT OF PANTANAL WETLAND, BRAZIL, Universidade de Sa~o Paulo (USP), Av. Prof. Dr. Lineu Prestes, 338, 05508-900, Sa~o Paulo, Brazil 2 Soil-saline lake of Nhecola^ndia, a sub-region of the Pantanal wetland, Brazil, and then to identify the mechanisms

Ahmad, Sajjad

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Virtual and Embedded Nutrient Flows from Soybean Production in Mato Grosso, Brazil  

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Grosso, Brazil Michael J. Lathuillière1,2 (mlathuilliere@gmail.com), Eduardo Guimarães Couto2, Mark S (Vancouver, BC Canada) 2Departamento de Solos, Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso (Cuiabá, MT Brazil) 3 calculated from annual yields (IBGE 2012) Methods Soybean in Mato Grosso, Brazil Mato Grosso is home

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Brazil Week "Vanderbilt"and the Vanderbilt logo are registered trademarks and service marks of  

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Brazil Week "Vanderbilt"and the Vanderbilt logo are registered trademarks and service marks of Citizenship in Late-Nineteenth-Century Brazil" 4:00 p.m. Buttrick Hall 123 Futebol Tournament All are invited.d.larson@vanderbilt.edu. 5:30 p.m. Alumni Lawn Wednesday SEPT World on Wednesday "Vanderbilt and Brazil: Past Present

Bordenstein, Seth

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High-temperature deformation in the Neoproterozoic transpressional Ribeira belt, southeast Brazil  

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High-temperature deformation in the Neoproterozoic transpressional Ribeira belt, southeast Brazil^ncias da Universidade de Sa~o Paulo, Rua do Lago 562, Cep: 05508-080, Sa~o Paulo, SP, Brazil b Laboratoire Geologia, Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto, 35400-000, Ouro Pre^to, MG, Brazil Received 5 April 2001

Bascou, Jérôme

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A Taxonomy of C-systems WALTER A. CARNIELLI CLE and IFCH, Unicamp, Brazil  

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15 A Taxonomy of C-systems · WALTER A. CARNIELLI CLE and IFCH, Unicamp, Brazil carniell@cle.unicamp.br JO?O MARCOS RUG, Ghent, Belgium, and IFCH, Unicamp, Brazil vegetal@cle.unicamp.br Abstract The logics from CNPq / Brazil and from the A. von Humboldt Foundation, and thanks colleagues from the Advanced

Lisboa, Universidade Técnica de

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Women and Physics in Brazil: publications, citations and h-indices  

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Women and Physics in Brazil: publications, citations and h-indices Jeferson Arenzona , Patrícia Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil b Instituto de Física, Universidade Federal de Alagoas, Maceió, AL, Brazil Abstract: In the last few years, the main Brazilian research funding agencies, CNPq

Barbosa, Marcia C. B.

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NETL: News Release - NETL Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Brazil  

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November 20, 2007 November 20, 2007 NETL Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Brazil Collaborative Research to Advance Fossil Energy Technologies with Carbon Capture and Storage MORE INFO Read more information about NETL's carbon capture and storage programs. MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - The National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Brazil's Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (PUC) to pursue collaborative work that will advance the technical, environmental, and cost performance of fossil energy technologies with a focus on carbon capture and storage. Initial activities planned under the MOU will focus on short-term exchange of researchers between the Brazilian university's Center for Excellence on Carbon Storage Research (CEPAC) and NETL's Office of Research and

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Integrated: Geospatial Toolkit for Brazil from NREL | OpenEI  

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Brazil from NREL Brazil from NREL Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Stand-alone and easy to use geographic toolkit that allows non-GIS users to relate the renewable energy resource (solar and wind) data to other geographic data, such as land use, protected areas, elevation, etc. (Purpose): The Solar and Wind Energy Resource Assessment (SWERA) Geospatial Toolkit (GsT) is a map-based software application that can be used for decision making and policy analysis in addition to planning for future energy projects. The SWERA application utilizes Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to develop common scenarios to evaluate potential locations for solar or wind energy plants. (Supplemental Information): The zip file contains the geospatial toolkit executable, Getting Started Document, and metadata.

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Brazil National Plan on Climate Change (PNMC) | Open Energy Information  

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National Plan on Climate Change (PNMC) National Plan on Climate Change (PNMC) Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary Name: Brazil National Plan on Climate Change (PNMC) Agency/Company /Organization: Government of Brazil Interministerial Committee on Climate Change Sector: Energy, Land Focus Area: Forestry, Agriculture Topics: Low emission development planning, Background analysis Resource Type: Publications, Case studies/examples Website: www.mma.gov.br/estruturas/imprensa/_arquivos/96_11122008040728.pdf Country: Brazil South America Coordinates: -14.235004°, -51.92528° 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":-14.235004,"lon":-51.92528,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Nuclear rapprochement in Argentina and Brazil: Workshop summary  

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On October 21 and 22, 1998, the Center for International Security Affairs at Los Alamos National Laboratory and the Center for Global Security and Cooperation at Science Applications International Corporation hosted the first of a series of work-shops on states that have chosen to roll back their pursuit of nuclear arms. The objective of the workshop series is to conduct a systematic evaluation of the roles played by U.S. nonproliferation policy in cases of nuclear rollback or restraint and to provide recommendations for future nonproliferation efforts based on lessons learned. Key attendees at the workshop included officials and former officials from the foreign ministries of Argentina and Brazil, and current and former officials from the U.S. Department of State, the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency (ACDA), and the Department of Energy (DOE). Scholars and independent researchers who have examined nuclear policy in Argentina and Brazil also participated. This workshop report includes important background information that helps set the stage for assessing nuclear policies in Argentina and Brazil. It describes national perspectives and areas of consensus and debate among the participants, particularly on the questions of lessons learned and their salience to proliferation challenges in other states. It also summarizes key questions and propositions regarding the roles played in these cases by U.S. nonproliferation policy.

James E. Doyle

1999-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Low Dose Radiation Research Program: Mina Bissell  

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Abstracts 2006 Workshop: 3D Tissue Models for the Study of the Effects of Low-Dose Irradiation Nelson, C.M., Fata, J E., Kenny, P.A., and Bissell, M.J. Publications Kumari, I.,...

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Conservation potential of compact fluorescent lamps in India and Brazil  

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We evaluate the conservation potential of compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) for managing the rapidly increasing electrical energy and peak demand in India and Brazil. Using very conservative assumptions, we find that the cost of conserved energy using 16 W CFLs is 4 and 6 times less than the long range marginal cost of electricity for the two countries. The cost of avoided peak installed capacity is 6 and 9.5 times less than the cost of new installed capacity for India and Brazil. The analysis is undertaken from the three separate perspectives of the national economies, the consumers, and the utilities. We find that because residential electricity is subsidized, the consumers have little or no incentive to purchase and install the CFLs, unless they too are subsidized. However, the benefits of CFL installation to the utility are so large that subsidizing them is a paying proposition for the utility are so large that subsidizing them is a paying proposition for the utility in almost all cases. As an illustration of a gradual introduction strategy for CFLs, we calculate a scenario where national savings of the order of US $1.2 million per day for India and US $2.5 million per day for Brazil are reached in 10 years by a small and gradual transfer of subsidy from residential electricity to CFLs. We then explore the barriers to immediate large scale introduction of these lamps in the two countries. Specific technical and marketing problems are identified and discussed, which would require solution before such an introduction can be attempted. Lastly, we discuss the range of policy instruments, in addition to a subsidy scheme, that can be used for promoting the diffusion of these lamps in the domestic and commercial sector. 47 refs., 15 figs., 2 tabs.

Gadgil, A.; Martino Jannuzzi, G. de (Lawrence Berkeley Lab., CA (USA); Universidade Estadual de Campinas, SP (Brazil). Faculdade de Engenharia)

1989-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Shear wave splitting in SE Brazil: an eect of active or fossil upper mantle ow, or both?  

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Shear wave splitting in SE Brazil: an e¡ect of active or fossil upper mantle £ow, or both?§ Maggy, Brazil c Universidade de SaBrazil Received 26 the structure of the upper mantle beneath southeastern Brazil using teleseismic shear wave splitting

Barruol, Guilhem

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Brazil and the electrical interconnections in the Mercosul Region  

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This article describes the state of relations among the four countries that form Mercosul, the common market that is being formed by Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay, and the prospects for expansion of international electric energy commerce and exchanges in that region. The first part presents the main supply facilities already available, including hydroelectric power plants, power stations, frequency conversion stations, and transmission lines. The second part focuses on the status of the Brazilian electric power sector and analyzes some of its features that are considered to be an incentive to the expansion of the electric energy international commerce in the Mercosul region.

Alqueres, J.L.

1994-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Renewable energy in Brazil: opportunities, barriers, and remedies  

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An overview of the major conclusions is presented according to the goals of the study; and contents of the various chapters of the report are outlined. All major energy planning organizations in Brazil at the federal and state level perceive an urgent need for petroleum substitution by means of energy-efficient technology, coal, hydroelectricity, biomass, solar, and wind. Technologies and applications considered of high priority for US/Brazilian cooperative efforts are the following: Energy-efficient technology, used with indigenous hydroelectricity, especially heat pumps to provide (1) low temperature hot water for industrial applications, and (2) air conditioning and hot water for residential and commercial applications; solar thermal technology for low and intermediate temperature industrial process heat, and for crop drying; and small wind turbines and photovoltaic power systems for irrigation pumping and other rural applications. Certain technologies were excluded from the scope of the study by mutual agreement because a great deal of activity in such technologies was already taking place in Brazil, or because commercialization prospects seemed remote, or because of regulatory barriers. Energy conversion systems employing biomass, small- and large-scale hydropower, ocean thermal energy gradients, and cogeneration systems are not examined.

Jhirad, D.J.; Rutter, W.

1982-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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McKinsey & Company - Pathways to a Low Carbon Economy for Brazil | Open  

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McKinsey & Company - Pathways to a Low Carbon Economy for Brazil McKinsey & Company - Pathways to a Low Carbon Economy for Brazil Jump to: navigation, search Name Pathways to a Low Carbon Economy for Brazil Agency/Company /Organization McKinsey and Company Topics Implementation, Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs, Pathways analysis Resource Type Guide/manual Website http://www.mckinsey.com/en/Cli Country Brazil South America References Low Carbon Pathways [1] Overview Pathways low carbon economy brazil ashx.pdf Outcomes, Lessons Learned and Good Practice References ↑ "Low Carbon Pathways" Retrieved from "http://en.openei.org/w/index.php?title=McKinsey_%26_Company_-_Pathways_to_a_Low_Carbon_Economy_for_Brazil&oldid=384013" Category: Programs What links here Related changes

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Brazil-GTZ Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Programme | Open Energy  

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Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Programme Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Programme Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Brazil-GTZ Energy Programme Name Brazil-GTZ Energy Programme Agency/Company /Organization Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH Partner German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), Ministry of Mining and Energy (MME), Eletrobrás, EPE - Empresa de Pesquisa Energética Sector Energy Topics Background analysis Website http://www.gtz.de/en/themen/26 Program Start 2009 Program End 2012 Country Brazil South America References Energy Programme in Brazil[1] GTZ is working with Brazil on this program with the following objective: "The role of renewable energy sources and energy efficiency in Brazil's energy supply is strengthened." Key products will include improvement of

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Natural resource appropriation in cooperative artisanal fishing between fishermen and dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in Laguna, Brazil  

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(Tursiops truncatus) in Laguna, Brazil De´bora Peterson a,*, Natalia Hanazaki a , Paulo Ce´sar Simo/ECZ, Floriano´polis, SC 88010-970, Brazil b Laborato´rio de Mami´feros Aqua´ticos, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, CCB/ECZ, Floriano´polis, SC 88010-970, Brazil a r t i c l e i n f o Article history: Available

Simões-Lopes, Paulo César

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Spin Structure of Nucleons XXVI Physics in Collisions, Bzios, Brazil, July 6-9 2006  

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Spin Structure of Nucleons XXVI Physics in Collisions, Búzios, Brazil, July 6-9 2006 Wolf in Collisions, B´uzios, Brazil, July 6-9 2006 ­ p.1 #12;Table of Contents Spin budget of the proton DIS´uzios, Brazil, July 6-9 2006 ­ p.2 #12;Spin Budget of the Proton Naive Quark-Parton Model: qu = 4 3 qd = - 1 3

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848 Brazilian Journal of Physics, vol. 33, no. 4, December, 2003 Spherical Tokamak Development in Brazil  

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in Brazil G.O. Ludwig, E. Del Bosco, J.G. Ferreira, L.A. Berni, R.M. Oliveira, M.C.R. Andrade, C.S. Shibata 12227-010, S~ao Jos´e dos Campos, SP, Brazil Received on 18 March, 2003. Revised version received on 19 Plasma Laboratory (LAP) of the National Space Research Institute (INPE) in Brazil. Figure 1. An overall

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Almerio B. Franca Petrobras-E&P-BC, Av. Chile 65, Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brazil  

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AUTHORS Alme´rio B. Franc¸a Petrobra´s-E&P-BC, Av. Chile 65, Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brazil Alme´rio B. Franc¸a received his B.S. degree in geology from the Universidade de Brasi´lia, Brazil in 1974 and his of glacially influenced deposits in the Gondwana of the Parana´ basin, southern Brazil. He joined Petrobra

Maynard, J. Barry

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Brazil-The World Bank Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR) | Open Energy  

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Brazil-The World Bank Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR) Brazil-The World Bank Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR) Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Brazil-The World Bank Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR) Name Brazil-The World Bank Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR) Agency/Company /Organization World Bank Partner Australia, Denmark, EC, Germany, Japan, Netherlands, Norway Spain, Switzerland, UK, and US Sector Climate, Energy Focus Area Non-renewable Energy, Buildings, Economic Development, Energy Efficiency, Goods and Materials, Greenhouse Gas, Grid Assessment and Integration, Industry, Offsets and Certificates, People and Policy, Transportation Topics Baseline projection, Finance, GHG inventory, Implementation, Low emission development planning, Market analysis, Policies/deployment programs

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Brazil-Pathways to a Low Carbon Economy | Open Energy Information  

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search Name Pathways to a Low Carbon Economy for Brazil AgencyCompany Organization McKinsey and Company Topics Implementation, Low emission development planning, Policies...

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Preliminary assessment of potential CDM early start projects in Brazil  

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The Brazil/US Aspen Global Forum on Climate Change Policies and Programs has facilitated a dialogue between key Brazil and US public and private sector leaders on the subject of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM). With support from the US government, a cooperative effort between Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the University of Sao Paulo conducted an assessment of a number of projects put forth by Brazilian sponsors. Initially, we gathered information and conducted a screening assessment for ten projects in the energy sector and six projects in the forestry sector. Some of the projects appeared to offer greater potential to be attractive for CDM, or had better information available. We then conducted a more detailed assessment of 12 of these projects, and two other projects that were submitted after the initial screening. An important goal was to assess the potential impact of Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) on the financial performance of projects. With the exception of the two forestry-based fuel displacement projects, the impact of CERs on the internal rate of return (IRR) is fairly small. This is true for both the projects that displace grid electricity and those that displace local (diesel-based) electricity production. The relative effect of CERs is greater for projects whose IRR without CERs is low. CERs have a substantial effect on the IRR of the two short-rotation forestry energy substitution projects. One reason is that the biofuel displaces coke and oil, both of which are carbon-intensive. Another factor is that the product of these projects (charcoal and woodfuel, respectively) is relatively low value, so the revenue from carbon credits has a strong relative impact. CERs also have a substantial effect on the NPV of the carbon sequestration projects. Financial and other barriers pose a challenge for implementation of most of the projects. In most cases, the sponsor lacks sufficient capital, and loans are available only at high interest rate and with substantial guarantee. A few of the projects might go ahead without the benefit of CERs, but most probably would not. Whether the projected revenue from CERs would be sufficient to induce sponsors to proceed with the projects is an important issue that requires further investigation. All of the projects contribute to economic development in Brazil. The forestry projects in particular would create a significant number of rural jobs, and contribute income to rural communities. Some of the carbon sequestration projects would provide environmental benefits with respect to protection of biodiversity and soil.

Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Lehman, B.; Schumacher, K.; van Vliet, O.; Moreira, J.R.

2000-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) | Open Energy  

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Brazil-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) Brazil-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) Agency/Company /Organization Center for Clean Air Policy (CCAP) Partner ICI, Environment Canada, BP, World Bank Institute, Thailand, Ministry of Energy Thailand, Ministry of Industry Thailand, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Thailand, Pollution Control Department, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Philippines, Climate Change Commission Philippines, Department of Environment and Natural Resources Vietnam, Ministry of Planning and Investment Vietnam, Sub-Institute of Hydrometeorology and Environment of South Vietnam, Ministry of Industry and Trade Vietnam, Ministry of Finance Indonesia, Ministry of Public Works Indonesia, Ministry of Transport Indonesia, Dept. of Clean & Efficient Energy Technology Implementation Indonesia, National Council on Climate Change Malaysia, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Malaysia, Dept. of Economic Planning Malaysia, Ministry of Green Technology, Energy and Water Malaysia, Land Public Transport Commission India, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission Pakistan, Dept. of Planning & Development Pakistan, Ministry of Finance Pakistan, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pakistan, Ministry of Water and Power Germany, Federal Environment Ministry Argentina, Ministry of Energy Argentina, Ministry of Industry Chile, Ministry of Environment Chile, Ministry of Energy Chile, Ministry of Transport Chile, Ministry of Finance Colombia, Ministry of Environment Colombia, Ministry of Transport Colombia, Department of National Planning Colombia, Ministry of Housing Costa Rica, Climate Change Direction Costa Rica, Ministry of Agriculture Costa Rica, Ministry of Housing Costa Rica, Ministry of Energy Dominican Republic, National Climate Change Commission Dominican Republic, National Energy Commission Dominican Republic, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Dominican Republic, Ministry of Economy, Planning and Development Dominican Republic, Technical Office for Land Transport (OTTT) Panama Canal Authority Panama Maritime Authority Peru, Ministry of Environment Peru, Ministry of Energy and Mines Peru, Ministry of Transport and Communications Peru, Ministry of Energy and Mines Uruguay, Ministry of the Environment Uruguay, National Transport Directorate Uruguay, Ministry of Industry, Energy and Minerals Uruguay, Ministry of Agriculture Canada, Ministry of the Environment Norway, Ministry of the Environment Sweden, Department of the Environment UK, Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC), Danish Government

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Equity, quality and relevance in higher education in Brazil  

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Brazilian higher education has doubled its size in the 1990s, going from 1.5 million to more than 3 million students in the period. This expansion was mostly due to the growth of private education, which, in 2002, accounted for about two thirds of the enrollment. Is expansion making higher education more accessible to persons coming from the poorer segments of society? Is the quality of higher education suffering by the speed of this expansion? Is Brazil educating enough qualified persons to attend to the countrys needs to participate in the new, knowledge-intensive and global economy? What public policies should be implemented, in order to foster the values of social equity and relevance? What are the policy implications of these developments? This article looks at the available evidence, and suggests some answers to these questions.

Simon Schwartzman

2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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From subject of change to agent of change: women and IT in Brazil  

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Brazil has one of South America's largest information technology (IT) communities. One hundred million people voted electronically for President and congress in 2004, and 97 percent of all income tax declarations are submitted via the Internet. Over ... Keywords: Brazil, IT, women

Claudia Bauzer Medeiros

2005-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Multicriteria analysis of natural gas destination in Brazil: An application of the TODIM method  

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This article approaches the problem of selecting the best option for the destination of the natural gas reserves recently discovered in the Mexilhao field in the Santos basin, Brazil. The aims of the study reported here were: (1) to create a mechanism ... Keywords: Energy resources in Brazil, Multicriteria decisions, Natural gas reserves, Prospect Theory, Strategic analysis

Luiz Flavio Autran Monteiro Gomes; Luis Alberto Duncan Rangel; Francisco Jos Coelho MaranhO

2009-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Corporate Clean Energy Investment Trends in Brazil, China, India and South  

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Corporate Clean Energy Investment Trends in Brazil, China, India and South Corporate Clean Energy Investment Trends in Brazil, China, India and South Africa Jump to: navigation, search Name Corporate Clean Energy Investment Trends in Brazil, China, India and South Africa Agency/Company /Organization Carbon Disclosure Project Partner Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership Sector Energy Focus Area Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Topics Finance, Market analysis, Policies/deployment programs, Background analysis Website http://www.google.com/url?sa=t Country Brazil, China, India, South Africa South America, Eastern Asia, Southern Asia, Southern Africa References Corporate Clean Energy Investment Trends in Brazil, China, India and South Africa[1] "This project was commissioned by the Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency

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U.S. Energy Deputy Secretary Poneman, Brazil's Deputy Minister of Mines  

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Deputy Secretary Poneman, Brazil's Deputy Minister of Deputy Secretary Poneman, Brazil's Deputy Minister of Mines and Energy Zimmermann Sign Advance Bilateral Energy Relationship U.S. Energy Deputy Secretary Poneman, Brazil's Deputy Minister of Mines and Energy Zimmermann Sign Advance Bilateral Energy Relationship March 20, 2013 - 4:34pm Addthis NEWS MEDIA CONTACT (202) 586-4940 JOINT STATEMENT Brasilia, Brazil - U.S. Energy Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman and Brazil's Deputy Minister of Mines and Energy Márcio Pereira Zimmermann this week co-chaired the second meeting of the Strategic Energy Dialogue announced by President Obama and President Rousseff in March 2011. The Strategic Energy Dialogue is a presidential-level partnership that provides an overarching framework to deepen energy cooperation between the

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An Operational Dynamical Downscaling Prediction System for Nordeste Brazil and the 200204 Real-Time Forecast Evaluation  

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The International Research Institute for Climate Prediction (IRI) and Cear Foundation for Meteorology and Water Resources (FUNCEME) in Brazil have developed a dynamical downscaling prediction system for Northeast Brazil (the Nordeste) and have ...

Liqiang Sun; Huilan Li; Stephen E. Zebiak; David F. Moncunill; Francisco D. A. D. S. Filho; Antonio D. Moura

2006-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Call for Submissions The Anthropology department is pleased to invite students to submit papers for the 2013 Brazil Abroad  

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to submit papers for the 2013 Brazil Abroad scholarship compe>>on. The following>ons? · Email Laura Zano[ lzano[@purdue.edu PAPER COMPETITION BRAZIL ABROAD 2013 #12;

Holland, Jeffrey

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Spatialtemporal patterns of Ceratocystis wilt in Eucalyptus plantations in Brazil By M. A. Ferreira1,7  

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. Mexico, Jalisco, Mexico; 4 Fibria Celulose S.A. Technology Center, Aracruz, ES Brazil; 5 Suzano Papel e Celulose S.A., Teixeira de Freitas, BA Brazil; 6 Email: tchaarrin@lastate.edu (for correspondence); 7

Harrington, Thomas C.

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I am Black AND Jewish: Black Jewish Womens Experiences in White Jewish Communities in Brazil  

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and the contemporary black movement in Brazil. In R.new identity challenge: Are you black or are you Jewish? 1999). Brazil: Study in Black, Brown and Beige. In Robert

Gondek, Abby S.

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Since 1992--the end of the Cold War--Brazil has been slowly and quietly carving a niche for itself in the international community. Under President Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Brazil embarked on a new direc-  

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Since 1992--the end of the Cold War--Brazil has been slowly and quietly carving a niche for itself in the international community. Under President Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Brazil embarked on a new direc- tion vis, positioning Brazil as a spokesperson for the global, using the language of solidarity to open new

Botea, Adi

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Project EARTH-13-MDB1: Survival and extinction at the dawn of the Cambrian explosion: the evidence from Brazil and beyond  

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from Brazil and beyond Supervisors: Martin Brasier, Paul Smith, David Pyle (University of Oxford recently deeper water siliciclastics and volcaniclastics in Brazil containing Corumbella, as well in South America, notably in Corumba, Brazil in collaboration with Thomas Fairchild, Paulo Boggiani

Henderson, Gideon

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THE IMPACT OF THE GLOBAL NUCLEAR SAFETY REGIME IN BRAZIL  

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A turning point of the world nuclear industry with respect to safety occurred due to the accident at Chernobyl, in 1986. A side from the tragic personal losses and the enormous financial damage, the Chernobyl accident has literally demonstrated that ''a nuclear accident anywhere is an accident everywhere''. The impact was felt immediately by the nuclear industry, with plant cancellations (e.g. Austria), elimination of national programs (e.g. Italy) and general construction delays. However, the reaction of the nuclear industry was equally immediate, which led to the proposal and establishment of a Global Nuclear Safety Regime. This regime is composed of biding international safety conventions, globally accepted safety standard, and a voluntary peer review system. In a previous work, the author has presented in detail the components of this Regime, and briefly discussed its impact in the Brazilian nuclear power organizations, including the Regulatory Body. This work, on the opposite, briefly reviews the Global Nuclear Safety Regime, and concentrates in detail in the discussion of its impact in Brazil, showing how it has produced some changes, and where the peer pressure regime has failed to produce real results.

Almeida, C.

2004-10-06T23:59:59.000Z

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UV degradation of hdpe and pvc geomembranes in laboratory exposure So Paulo State University (UNESP) -Ilha Solteira (Brazil)  

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University (UNESP) - Ilha Solteira (Brazil) Bueno, B.S. University of State of São Paulo (USP) at São Carlos (Brazil) Zornberg, J.G. University of Texas (UT) at Austin (USA) Keywords: UV degradation, weathering International Conference on Geosynthetics, Brazil, 2010 821 3 #12;were used like a guide: ASTM D638 (Standard

Zornberg, Jorge G.

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Sulfate adsorption and its relationships with properties of representative soils of the Sa~o Paulo State, Brazil  

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State, Brazil M.E. Alves, A. Lavorenti* Departamento de Cie^ncias Exatas, Escola Superior de Agricultura ``Luiz de Queiroz''--ESALQ/USP, Caixa Postal 09, 13418-900, Piracicaba (SP), Brazil Received 27 August, electrochemical and mineralogical properties of representative soils of the Sa~o Paulo State, Brazil, were

Sparks, Donald L.

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EngOpt 2012 -International Conference on Engineering Optimization Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1-5 July 2012.  

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EngOpt 2012 - International Conference on Engineering Optimization Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1-5 July, 39401-089 - Montes Claros - MG, Brazil E-mail: nilson.brito@unimontes.br Departamento de Matem´atica, Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto, 35400-000 - Ouro Preto - MG, Brazil E-mail: anderson

Cruz, Frederico

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Entrepreneurial Strategies and New Forms of Rationalisation of Production in the Building Construction Sector of Brazil and France  

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Construction Sector of Brazil and France Proceedings IGLC-7 369 ENTREPRENEURIAL STRATEGIES AND NEW FORMS OF RATIONALISATION OF PRODUCTION IN THE BUILDING CONSTRUCTION SECTOR OF BRAZIL AND FRANCE Francisco F. Cardoso1 in France and Brazil, in the light of strategies of the building construction firms. The above mentioned

Tommelein, Iris D.

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E-Voting in Brazil -The Risks to Democracy Jos Rodrigues-Filho, Cynthia J. Alexander, and Luciano C. Batista  

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- 85 - E-Voting in Brazil - The Risks to Democracy José Rodrigues-Filho, Cynthia J. Alexander, and Luciano C. Batista Federal University of Paraiba, Paraiba, Brazil and Acadia University, Nova Scotia be implemented - then the implications for democracy should be considered. Brazil's introduction of e

Matwin, Stan

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JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. ???, XXXX, DOI:10.1029/, The sea-surface structure of North Brazil Current  

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Brazil Current Rings derived from shipboard and moored ADCP observations G. P. Castel~ao Division Atlantic, the North Brazil Current retroflec- tion periodically sheds large anticyclonic rings, which then propagate north- westward. Between 1998­2000, the North Brazil Current Rings Experiment sampled a large

Miami, University of

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Post-breakup tectonics in southeast Brazil from thermochronological data and combined inverse-forward thermal history modeling  

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Post-breakup tectonics in southeast Brazil from thermochronological data and combined inverse November 2012. [1] The continental margin of southeast Brazil is elevated. Onshore Tertiary basins and Late with Andean tectonics and those in NE Brazil leads us to assume a plate-wide compressional stress

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Climbing the Academy Ladder in Brazil: Physics Mnica Alonso Cotta, Marlia J. Caldas, and Marcia C. Barbosa  

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Climbing the Academy Ladder in Brazil: Physics Mônica Alonso Cotta, Marília J. Caldas, and Marcia C;Climbing the Academy Ladder in Brazil: Physics Monica Alonso Cotta^, Marilia J. Caldas'', and Marcia C. Barbosa'^ "Instituto de Fisica, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Campinas, Brazil; Instituto de Fisica

Barbosa, Marcia C. B.

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Cyatta abscondita: Taxonomy, Evolution, and Natural History of a New Fungus-Farming Ant Genus from Brazil  

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Brazil Jeffrey Sosa-Calvo1,2* , Ted R. Schultz2* , Carlos R. F. Brandão3 , Christiana Klingenberg4 Zoologia, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, 4 Abteilung Entomologie, Staatliches Paraná, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil, 6 Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge

Mathis, Wayne N.

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Multiobjective Optimization of Finite Queueing Networks F. R. B. Cruz  

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´istica, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, 31270-901, Belo Horizonte, MG E-mail: fcruz@est.ufmg.br A. R. Duarte@iceb.ufop.br N. L. C. Brito Departamento de Ci^encias Exatas, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, 39401-089, Montes Claros, MG E-mail: nilson.brito@unimontes.br Abstract:We aim at studying a multi

Cruz, Frederico

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OAS Support for the Implementation of the US-Brazil Biofuels Bilateral  

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OAS Support for the Implementation of the US-Brazil Biofuels Bilateral OAS Support for the Implementation of the US-Brazil Biofuels Bilateral Agreement Jump to: navigation, search Name OAS Support for the Implementation of the US-Brazil Biofuels Bilateral Agreement Agency/Company /Organization Organization of American States (OAS) Sector Energy Focus Area Renewable Energy, Biomass Topics Implementation, Background analysis Country Brazil UN Region Latin America and the Caribbean References OAS Project Database[1] "Support sustainable bio-fuels/energy projects/programs to diversify the energy production mix to improve economic sustainability and competitiveness of communities' socio-economic conditions, initially within the project countries to further extend to the countries of the Western Hemisphere." References

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Tidal and Low-Frequency Currents Near the Shelf-Break: Northeastern Coast of Brazil  

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Time series of a 40-day (13 March-23 April 1979) wind and current observational experiment are analyzed. The wind data originated from the Fortaleza Airport Weather Station (Cear, Brazil), and the current meter data originated concurrently from ...

Srgio R. Signorini; Luiz B. De Miranda

1983-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Evolution of the Deep Western Boundary Current of Antarctic Bottom Water in the Brazil Basin  

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A synthesis of WOCE (and other) hydrographic data shows that the deep western boundary current of Antarctic Bottom Water has a double-core structure, and that it is differentially modified during its northward transit through the Brazil Basin. At ...

Francisco J. Sandoval; Georges L. Weatherly

2001-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil-ClimateWorks Low Carbon Growth Planning Support | Open Energy  

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Brazil-ClimateWorks Low Carbon Growth Planning Support Brazil-ClimateWorks Low Carbon Growth Planning Support Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-Low Carbon Growth Planning Support Agency/Company /Organization ClimateWorks, Project Catalyst, McKinsey and Company Sector Energy, Land Topics Background analysis, Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Country Brazil South America References LCGP support[1] Low Carbon Growth Plans Advancing Good Practice, August 2009[2] Overview "Achieving development goals depends on enabling poorer countries to accelerate or maintain robust economic growth despite the disproportionate impacts of climate change which they face. The central challenge is to enable all countries to strengthen delivery of their own development visions and goals through low-carbon, climate-resilient, or 'climate

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Joint Statement on Brazil-United States Energy Meeting | Department of  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

on Brazil-United States Energy Meeting on Brazil-United States Energy Meeting Joint Statement on Brazil-United States Energy Meeting August 6, 2008 - 2:40pm Addthis Brasília, August 5, 2008 BRASILIA, BRAZIL -- Brazilian Mines and Energy Minister Edison Lobão and United States Acting Deputy Secretary of Energy Jeffrey Kupfer met today for the first time in recognition of the important role each nation plays in promoting safe, reliable, clean, affordable, and diverse energy supplies and reaffirming the strong relationship between both countries. Together they agreed that both nations are committed to increasing energy security and will focus on key areas of mutual interest, including oil and gas, biofuels, energy efficiency, coal, nuclear energy, electricity, energy regulatory issues, and climate change. In addition, the authorities

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Brazil-US Forest Service Climate Change Technical Cooperation | Open Energy  

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US Forest Service Climate Change Technical Cooperation US Forest Service Climate Change Technical Cooperation Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-US Forest Service Climate Change Technical Cooperation Agency/Company /Organization United States Forest Service Sector Land Focus Area Forestry Topics Background analysis Website http://www.fs.fed.us/global/to Country Brazil South America References US Forest Service Climate Change Technical Cooperation[1] USFS engagement in Brazil: - Reducing deforestation through improving sustainable forest management ("...supports local partners in Brazil to teach forest technicians, managers and supervisors how to apply forest management principles and reduced-impact logging methods in the Brazilian Amazon") - Forest Monitoring - Remote Sensing - LiDAR - National Forest

275

Linear and Nonlinear Statistical Downscaling for Rainfall Forecasting over Southeastern Brazil  

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In this work linear and nonlinear downscaling are developed to establish empirical relationships between the synoptic-scale circulation and observed rainfall over southeastern Brazil. The methodology uses outputs from the regional Eta Model; ...

Mara CleofValverde Ramrez; Nelson Jesus Ferreira; Haroldo Fragade Campos Velho

2006-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Soybeans: Chemistry, Production, Processing, and UtilizationChapter 21 Soybean Production and Processing in Brazil  

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Soybeans: Chemistry, Production, Processing, and Utilization Chapter 21 Soybean Production and Processing in Brazil Food Science Health Nutrition Biochemistry Processing Soybeans eChapters Food Science & Technology Health - Nutritio

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The El Nio Impact on the Summer Monsoon in Brazil: Regional Processes versus Remote Influences  

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The El Nio impact on Brazil's summer monsoon has not been adequately assessed through seasonal analysis because it shows significant subseasonal variations. In this study, the El Nio influence on the summer monsoon circulation, rainfall, and ...

Alice M. Grimm

2003-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

278

A Fire Risk Breakdown System for Electrical Power Lines in the North of Brazil  

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Anthropogenic or spontaneous fires (hotspots) are the main causes of unexpected breakdowns of electrical power lines in the North of Brazil. This research has tested, adapted and implemented a pre-operational system aiming to prevent electrical ...

Gutemberg Borges Frana; Antonio Nascimento de Oliveira; Clia Maria Paiva; Leonardo de Faria Peres; Michael Bezerra da Silva; Luciana Maria Temponi de Oliveira

279

Downstream Amplification: A Possible Precursor to Major Freeze Events over Southeastern Brazil  

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Many frost events over southeastern Brazil are accompanied by a large-amplitude upper trough of the middle latitudes that extends well into the Tropics. This paper first illustrates that a mechanism of downstream amplification across the Pacific ...

T. N. Krishnamurti; Mukul Tewari; D. R. Chakraborty; Jose Marengo; Pedro L. Silva Dias; P. Satyamurty

1999-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

280

Raindrop Size Distribution and Radar Parameters in Coastal Tropical Rain Systems of Northeastern Brazil  

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A dataset on raindrop size distribution (DSD) gathered in a coastal site of the Alagoas state in northeastern Brazil is used to analyze some differences between continental and maritime rainfall parameters. The dataset is divided into two subsets. ...

Ricardo Sarmento Tenrio; Marcia Cristina da Silva Moraes; Henri Sauvageot

2012-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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281

All that glitters is not gold : unexpected lessons from a slum upgrading program in Brazil  

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This paper looks at the Ribeira Azul Slum Upgrading Program in Salvador de Bahia Brazil, implemented by the development agency of the state of Bahia, CONDER, and the Italian NGO Associazione Volontari per il Servizio ...

Zuin, Valentina

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

282

Dynamical and Synoptic Characteristics of Heavy Rainfall Episodes in Southern Brazil  

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The dynamical and synoptic characteristics that distinguish heavy rainfall episodes from nonheavy rainfall episodes in southern Brazil are discussed. A heavy rainfall episode is defined here as one in which the 50 mm day?1 isohyet encloses an ...

Mateusda Silva Teixeira; Prakki Satyamurty

2007-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Religion as heritage, religion as belief: Shifting frontiers of secularism in Europe, the USA and Brazil  

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-evident and made subject to legal-rational inspection, the issue becomes not just uncertain and contentious, but also politicized, because of the competitiveness and ambition of religious organizations and entrepreneurs and the political constituencies they can... of the Kingdom of God, founded in Brazil in 1979, has spawned many imitators in Brazil and in Africa, with extensions in Europe, and seems to be the most dynamic such force in world Pentecostalism, characterized by large-scale centralized churches with a...

Lehmann, David

2013-10-25T23:59:59.000Z

284

Confidence Intervals for the Hyperparameters in Structural Models  

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Gerais, 31270-901 - Belo Horizonte - MG, Brazil E-mail: {glauraf,thiagors,jujujar,fcruz}@ufmg.br November. The performance of this procedure is empirically obtained through Monte Carlo simulations implemented in Ox. Asymp

Cruz, Frederico

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CONVNIOS, PROJETOS, COOPERAES INTERNACIONAIS 2012-2013: Projeto MCT/CNPq No. 066/2010 (FP7-2011-EU-Brazil) "Technology  

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/2010 (FP7-2011-EU-Brazil) "Technology platform for point-of-care diagnostics for tropical deseases. 2010 - 2014: Titulo: P116M100008 - Sustainable Energy and Aeronautical Engineering - U.S.-Brazil Higher of Pittsburgh; Brazil Lead: Universidade Federal de Itajuba & Brazil Partner: Federal University of Parana

Paraná, Universidade Federal do

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PROMOTING BRAZIL AT THE UN: DILMA ROUSSEFFS LEGITIMATION STRATEGIES OF AUTHORITY AND MORALITY  

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For the first time in the history of the United Nations, a woman opens the General Debate, the honor falling to President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil on September 21, 2011. Her principal objective is to argue for the inclusion of Brazil as a permanent member of the UN Security Council, proposing enlargement rather than substitution. This article analyzes the legitimation strategies of authority and morality she employs to that purpose. The analysis of specific strategies is made possible through the application of van Leeuwens (2007) legitimation strategies framework, Suchmans (1995) organizational perspective on legitimation and Castell and Lozanos (2011) categories for analyzing Corporate Social Responsibility rhetoric. A macro-level approach is undertaken using Eriksen and Fossums (2004) discussion of debates in the European Union prior to its enlargement in 2004. The analyses indicate a complex argumentation structure in which the emerging nations and women share a cognitive frame with Brazil; consequently, arguments from any of the three can be used to advance Brazils case to the UN. Keywords: legitimation, authority, morality, discourse analysis, corporate social responsibility rhetoric

Sandi Michele; De Oliveira

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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La utilizacin de imgenes de Landsat TM para cuantificar reas de deforestacin en la regin de Mato Grosso, Brazil.  

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Mato Grosso, Brazil. Yomayra A. Román Colón1 Departamento de Geología, Universidad de Puerto Rico cuantificar la deforestación en la zona más impactada del estado de Mato Grosso en Brazil. El estudio incluye Grosso, Brazil utilizando imágenes de alta resolución del satélite Landsat TM 4-5. Cómo parte de este

Gilbes, Fernando

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Chemical and electrochemical properties of an OxisolUltisol transition in the state of Sa~o Paulo, Brazil  

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, Brazil Aline R. Coscionea,*, Antonio C. Moniza,1 , Daniel Vidal Pe´rezb , Ma´rcia M.C. Ferreirac , Ota^mico de Campinas, 13001-970, Campinas-SP, Brazil b Centro Nacional de Pesquisas de Solos, EMBRAPA, 22460-000, Rio de Janeiro-RJ, Brazil c Instituto de Qui´mica-Universidade Estadual de Campinas, CP 6154, 13084

Ferreira, Márcia M. C.

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Navigating the Turbulent Waters of Public Participation in Brazil: A Case Study of the Santo Antnio and Jirau Hydroelectric Dams.  

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??This thesis is about public participation in environmental policy-making in Brazil. It analyses one of its main instruments, the participatory process related to Environmental Impact (more)

Rodrigues Rezende, R.

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Brazil-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP)  

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Brazil-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) Brazil-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) in Developing and Transition Countries Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) in Developing and Transition Countries Agency/Company /Organization United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Partner Ministry of Energy, Ministry of Planning, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Environment, Ministry of Industry Sector Climate, Energy, Water Focus Area Renewable Energy, Non-renewable Energy, Agriculture, Economic Development, Goods and Materials, Industry, People and Policy, Water Conservation Topics Background analysis, Co-benefits assessment, - Environmental and Biodiversity, - Health, - Macroeconomic, Finance, GHG inventory, Implementation, Low emission development planning, -LEDS, -NAMA, -Roadmap, -TNA, Market analysis, Pathways analysis, Policies/deployment programs, Resource assessment, Technology characterizations

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Competition of Brazil nut effect, buoyancy, and inelasticity induced segregation in a granular mixture  

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It has been recently reported that a granular mixture in which grains differ in their restitution coefficients presents segregation: the more inelastic particles sink to the bottom. When other segregation mechanisms as buoyancy and the Brazil nut effect are present, the inelasticity induced segregation can compete with them. First, a detailed analysis, based on numerical simulations of two dimensional systems, of the competition between buoyancy and the inelasticity induced segregation is presented, finding that there is a transition line in the parameter space that determines which mechanism is dominant. In the case of neutrally buoyant particles having different sizes the inelasticity induced segregation can compete with the Brazil nut effect (BNE). Reverse Brazil nut effect (RBNE) could be obtained at large inelasticities of the intruder. At intermediate values, BNE and RBNE coexist and large inelastic particles are found both near the bottom and at the top of the system.

Ricardo Brito; Rodrigo Soto

2010-12-21T23:59:59.000Z

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MHK Projects/GCK Technology Amazon River Brazil | Open Energy Information  

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Amazon River Brazil Amazon River Brazil < MHK Projects Jump to: navigation, search << Return to the MHK database homepage Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"500px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"File:Aquamarine-marker.png","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":[]}

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Physical Landscape Correlates of the Expansion of Mechanized Agriculture in Mato Grosso, Brazil  

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Mechanized agriculture is rapidly expanding in the state of Mato Grosso, Brazil. In the past five years, land area planted with soybeans, the states principal crop, has increased at an average rate of 19.4% yr?1. Drivers of this large-scale land-...

Ellen Jasinski; Douglas Morton; Ruth DeFries; Yosio Shimabukuro; Liana Anderson; Matthew Hansen

2005-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Predictability of Northeast Brazil Rainfall and Real-Time Forecast Skill, 198798  

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The predictability of rainy season rainfall over northeast Brazil for the relatively long period 191298 is analyzed using dynamical and empirical techniques. The dynamical assessments are based on the HadAM2b atmospheric model forced with the ...

Chris K. Folland; Andrew W. Colman; David P. Rowell; Mike K. Davey

2001-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Is the Recent Increasing Trend of Rainfall over Northeast Brazil Related to Sub-Saharan Drought?  

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In recent years, there has been an increase in rainfall over northeast Brazil (Nordeste), while over the sub-Saharan region there has been a drought. The correlation coefficients between the 11-yr running means of the rainfall series over the two ...

V. Brahmananda Rao; Emanuel Giarolla; Mary T. Kayano; Sergio H. Franchito

2006-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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NREL-United States/Brazil Bioenergy Technical Workshop | Open Energy  

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NREL-United States/Brazil Bioenergy Technical Workshop NREL-United States/Brazil Bioenergy Technical Workshop Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: NREL-United States/Brazil Bioenergy Technical Workshop Agency/Company /Organization: National Renewable Energy Laboratory Sector: Energy Focus Area: Renewable Energy, Biomass, - Biofuels Resource Type: Workshop, Training materials User Interface: Website Website: www.nrel.gov/international/ Country: Brazil South America Coordinates: -14.235004°, -51.92528° 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":-14.235004,"lon":-51.92528,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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On-Road Emissions of Motor Vehicles in Brazil: Current Status  

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years of subsidies) ­ Ethanol Brazil (3 times over 50% - WW2, 1980s, 2008); ­ 10% CNG New Zealand 1990-4% till 2007, now 15% in 2012 ­ Early experiments prepared market, strategic timing of sales tax reduction, urban mobility, infrastructure. · Oslo: car share ­Move About · Note recent sales of Renault Twizzy, low

Denver, University of

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Precipitation Anomalies in Southern Brazil Associated with El Nio and La Nia Events  

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The impact of El Nio and La Nia events (warm and cold phases of the Southern Oscillation) on rainfall over southern Brazil is investigated through the use of a large dataset of monthly precipitation from 250 stations. This region is partly ...

Alice M. Grimm; Simone E. T. Ferraz; Jlio Gomes

1998-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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North Brazil Current Ring Generation and Evolution Observed with SeaWiFS  

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The earth's largest oceanic rings are formed by the retroflecting North Brazil Current (NBC) near 8N in the western tropical Atlantic. The NBC flows northward across the equator and past the mouth of the Amazon River entraining river-influenced ...

David M. Fratantoni; Deborah A. Glickson

2002-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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O P I N I O N Ethanol from sugarcane in Brazil: a `midway' strategy for  

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of sugarcane trash for its conversion to fermentable sugars. World Jour- nal Microbiological Biotechnology, 24 Bota^nica, Instituto de Biocie^ncias, Universidade de Sa~o Paulo, SP, Brazil, Brazilian Bioethanol, land use, sugar- cane, sustainability Received 4 June 2011 and accepted 8 July 2011 Introduction

DeLucia, Evan H.

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Interaction between Coastal Upwelling and Local Winds at Cabo Frio, Brazil: An Observational Study  

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The relationships between coastal upwelling and local winds at Cabo Frio (Brazil) are studied using SST and time series of surface wind for a 10-yr period (197180). The results show that the seasonal variations of SST and local winds are closely ...

Sergio H. Franchito; Tania O. Oda; V. Brahmananda Rao; Mary T. Kayano

2008-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Circulation and Variability at the Southern Boundary of the Brazil Basin  

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As a contribution to the WOCE Deep Basin Experiment, an array of current meters with individual record lengths exceeding 1 years was set across the southern boundary of the Brazil Basin between early 1991 and early 1996. The array spanned the ...

Nelson G. Hogg; Gerold Siedler; Walter Zenk

1999-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Short-rotation eucalypt plantations in Brazil: Social and environmental issues  

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This report presents an overview of the historical and current legislative, social, and environmental aspects of the establishment of large-scale eucalypt plantations in Brazil. The report consolidates the vast experience and knowledge relating to these forest plantation systems and highlights lessons learned and new trends. The overview should prove useful to those interested in comparing or beginning similar endeavors.

Couto, L. [Universidade Federal de Vicosa, Minas Gerais (Brasil). Dept. de Engenharia Florestal; Betters, D.R. [Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO (United States). Dept. of Forest Sciences

1995-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Four-Year LidarSun Photometer Aerosol Study at So Paulo, Brazil  

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A backscattering lidar system, the first of this kind in Brazil, has been used to provide the vertical profile of the aerosol backscatter coefficient at 532 nm up to an altitude of 46 km above sea level (ASL), in a suburban area in the city of ...

Eduardo Landulfo; Alexandros Papayannis; Ani Sobral Torres; Sandro Toshio Uehara; Lucila Maria Viola Pozzetti; Caio Alencar de Matos; Patricia Sawamura; Walter Morinobu Nakaema; Wellington de Jesus

2008-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Impact of Land Cover Change on Surface Energy and Water Balance in Mato Grosso, Brazil  

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The sensitivity of surface energy and water fluxes to recent land cover changes is simulated for a small region in northern Mato Grosso, Brazil. The Simple Biosphere Model (SiB2) is used, driven by biophysical parameters derived from the Moderate ...

Julia Pongratz; Lahouari Bounoua; Ruth S. DeFries; Douglas C. Morton; Liana O. Anderson; Wolfram Mauser; Carlos A. Klink

2006-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A simplified physical model for assessing solar radiation over Brazil using GOES 8 visible imagery  

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A simplified physical model for assessing solar radiation over Brazil using GOES 8 visible imagery; published 30 January 2004. [1] Solar radiation assessment by satellite is constrained by physical.4 and 1.3 MJ m?2 for daily irradiation). A comparison with monthly means from about 80 automatic weather

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A model for estimation of potential generation of waste electrical and electronic equipment in Brazil  

SciTech Connect

Highlights: Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Literature of WEEE generation in developing countries is reviewed. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer We analyse existing estimates of WEEE generation for Brazil. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer We present a model for WEEE generation estimate. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer WEEE generation of 3.77 kg/capita year for 2008 is estimated. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Use of constant lifetime should be avoided for non-mature market products. - Abstract: Sales of electrical and electronic equipment are increasing dramatically in developing countries. Usually, there are no reliable data about quantities of the waste generated. A new law for solid waste management was enacted in Brazil in 2010, and the infrastructure to treat this waste must be planned, considering the volumes of the different types of electrical and electronic equipment generated. This paper reviews the literature regarding estimation of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE), focusing on developing countries, particularly in Latin America. It briefly describes the current WEEE system in Brazil and presents an updated estimate of generation of WEEE. Considering the limited available data in Brazil, a model for WEEE generation estimation is proposed in which different methods are used for mature and non-mature market products. The results showed that the most important variable is the equipment lifetime, which requires a thorough understanding of consumer behavior to estimate. Since Brazil is a rapidly expanding market, the 'boom' in waste generation is still to come. In the near future, better data will provide more reliable estimation of waste generation and a clearer interpretation of the lifetime variable throughout the years.

Araujo, Marcelo Guimaraes, E-mail: marcel_g@uol.com.br [Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, COPPE, Energy Planning Department (Brazil); Magrini, Alessandra [Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, COPPE, Energy Planning Department (Brazil); Mahler, Claudio Fernando [Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, COPPE, GETRES (Brazil); Bilitewski, Bernd [Technical University of Dresden, Institute of Waste Management and Contaminated Site Treatment (IAA) (Germany)

2012-02-15T23:59:59.000Z

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The impacts of improving Brazil's transportation infrastructure on the world soybean market  

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The lack of adequate transportation infrastructure in Brazil has been a bottleneck for the soybean producers for many years. Moreover, the costly inland transportation incurred from this bottleneck has resulted in a loss in competitiveness for Brazil compared to other exporting countries, especially the United States. If transportation costs are reduced by introducing improved infrastructure, Brazil is expected to increase its competitiveness in the world soybean market by increasing its exports and producer revenues. On the other hand, the United States and other significant soybean competing exporting countries are expected to lose market share as well as producer revenues. This study uses a spatial equilibrium model to analyze transportation infrastructure improvements proposed by the Brazilian government vis--vis enhance the nations soybean transportation network. The analyzed transportation improvements are: (i) the development of the Tapajs-Teles Pires waterway; (ii) the completion of the BR- 163 highway; (iii) the construction of the Mortes-Araguaia waterway; (iv) the Ferronorte railroad expansion to Rondonpolis and the linkage between the city of Rio Verde to Uberlndia; and (v) the Ferropar railroad expansion to the city of Dourados. The model specifies the Brazilian inland transportation network and the international ocean shipments. The model divides Brazil into 18 excess supply regions and 8 excess demand regions. The competing exporting countries are the United States, Argentina, Rest of South America (Bolivia, Paraguay, and Uruguay), Canada, and India. The importing countries are composed of China, European Union, Southeast Asia, Mexico, and the Rest of the World. Results suggest these proposed transportation improvements yield potential noteworthy gains to Brazil with producer revenues increasing more than $500 million and exports increasing by 177 thousand metric tons. Consequently, the world soybean price declines by $1.16 per metric ton and producer revenues and exports in the United States fall by 63 thousand metric tons and $104.89 million, respectively. Although the absolute gains in price, revenues, and exports for Brazil are considerable, they only represent in relative changes 1.48, 2.35, and 0.32 percent, respectively. Similarly, the loss in price, revenue, and export value for the United States is also low, declining by 0.23, 0.23, and 0.12 percent, respectively.

Costa, Rafael de Farias

2007-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The impacts of improving Brazil's transportation infrastructure on the world soybean market  

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The lack of adequate transportation infrastructure in Brazil has been a bottleneck for the soybean producers for many years. Moreover, the costly inland transportation incurred from this bottleneck has resulted in a loss in competitiveness for Brazil compared to other exporting countries, especially the United States. If transportation costs are reduced by introducing improved infrastructure, Brazil is expected to increase its competitiveness in the world soybean market by increasing its exports and producer revenues. On the other hand, the United States and other significant soybean competing exporting countries are expected to lose market share as well as producer revenues. This study uses a spatial equilibrium model to analyze transportation infrastructure improvements proposed by the Brazilian government vis-a?-vis enhance the nation's soybean transportation network. The analyzed transportation improvements are: (i) the development of the Tapajo?s-Teles Pires waterway; (ii) the completion of the BR- 163 highway; (iii) the construction of the Mortes-Araguaia waterway; (iv) the Ferronorte railroad expansion to Rondono?polis and the linkage between the city of Rio Verde to Uberla?ndia; and (v) the Ferropar railroad expansion to the city of Dourados. The model specifies the Brazilian inland transportation network and the international ocean shipments. The model divides Brazil into 18 excess supply regions and 8 excess demand regions. The competing exporting countries are the United States, Argentina, Rest of South America (Bolivia, Paraguay, and Uruguay), Canada, and India. The importing countries are composed of China, European Union, Southeast Asia, Mexico, and the Rest of the World. Results suggest these proposed transportation improvements yield potential noteworthy gains to Brazil with producer revenues increasing more than $500 million and exports increasing by 177 thousand metric tons. Consequently, the world soybean price declines by $1.16 per metric ton and producer revenues and exports in the United States fall by 63 thousand metric tons and $104.89 million, respectively. Although the absolute gains in price, revenues, and exports for Brazil are considerable, they only represent in relative changes 1.48, 2.35, and 0.32 percent, respectively. Similarly, the loss in price, revenue, and export value for the United States is also low, declining by 0.23, 0.23, and 0.12 percent, respectively.

Costa, Rafael de Farias

2007-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Teaching Computer Graphics in Brazil M. WALTER1, A. FRERY2, CARLA M.D.S. FREITAS3, LEO P. MAGALH ~AES4, LUIZ VELHO5  

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Teaching Computer Graphics in Brazil M. WALTER1, A. FRERY2, CARLA M.D.S. FREITAS3, L´EO P. MAGALH about computer graphics teaching and education in Brazil. We hope this discussion will further The activities related with Computer Graphics Teaching in Brazil have received relatively little attention

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Traditional communities, multinationals and biodiversity: the example of an innovative partnership between the cosmetic firm Natura and the Brazil nut extractivists of So  

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between the cosmetic firm Natura and the Brazil nut extractivists of São Francisco in the Sustainable Studies Association, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 11-14th , 2009. 1 halshs-00493592,version1-20Jun2010 Author manuscript, published in "LASA 2009 conference, Rion de janeiro : Brazil (2009)" #12;Abstract

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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Building bridges from B.C. to Brazil; Ties being developed through student exchanges will provide a foundation for future relationships that benefit all  

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Building bridges from B.C. to Brazil; Ties being developed through student exchanges will provide growth and a new-found confidence to compete in complex industries with established world leaders. Brazil is one of these new powerhouses. With a population of more than 190 million, Brazil is set to become one

Pulfrey, David L.

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BP Studentship* in the Department of Earth Sciences of the University of Oxford Tectonic evolution of the Parnaiba cratonic basin, NE Brazil  

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of the Parnaiba cratonic basin, NE Brazil Supervisors: Prof. A. B. Watts and Dr. M. Daly (BP) * Subject to funding structure and petroleum play. The focus will be on the Parnaiba basin in NE Brazil, one of the world in Brazil and the UK, will involve the acquisition of seismic reflection and refraction profile data along

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MARINONI & THOMPSON: 565-578 Studia dipterologica 10 (2003) Heft 2 ISSN 0945-3954 Flower flies of southeastern Brazil (Diptera: Syrphidae)  

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of southeastern Brazil (Diptera: Syrphidae) Part I. Introduction and new species [Schwebfliegen aus dem Siidosten MARINONI and F. Christian THOMPSON Curitiba (Brazil) Washington (USA) Abstract A review is given to the flower fly fauna of southeastern Brazil. Eight new species are de- scribed and their critical characters

Mathis, Wayne N.

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FE Prediction of Bearing Capacity of Reinforced Soil under Plane Strain C.L. Nogueira, Federal University of Ouro Preto, Ouro Preto/MG, Brazil  

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, Federal University of Ouro Preto, Ouro Preto/MG, Brazil R.R.V. Oliveira, Federal University of Ouro Preto, Ouro Preto/MG, Brazil J.G. Zornberg, University of Texas at Austin, Austin/TX, USA R.F. Azevedo, Federal University of Viçosa, Viçosa/MG, Brazil ABSTRACT This paper presents a numerical simulation, using

Zornberg, Jorge G.

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Integrated: Geospatial Toolkit GIS data for Brazil from NREL | OpenEI  

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Brazil from NREL Brazil from NREL Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data intended for use in the Geospatial toolkit or with any GIS software. (Purpose): The Solar and Wind Energy Resource Assessment (SWERA) Geospatial Toolkit (GsT) is a map-based software application that can be used for decision making and policy analysis in addition to planning for future energy projects. The SWERA application utilizes Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to develop common scenarios to evaluate potential locations for solar or wind energy plants. (Supplemental Information): The zip file contains the available geospatial toolkit data and metadata. Each country's data package depends on the data provided by the SWERA partners. ---------------------------------------------------------

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ESMAP-Brazil-Low-carbon Country Case Study | Open Energy Information  

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Low-carbon Country Case Study Low-carbon Country Case Study Jump to: navigation, search Name Brazil-ESMAP Low Carbon Growth Studies Program Agency/Company /Organization Energy Sector Management Assistance Program of the World Bank Partner United Kingdom Department for International Development Sector Energy, Land Focus Area Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Biomass, Energy Efficiency, Forestry Topics Background analysis, GHG inventory, Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Website http://www.esmap.org/filez/pub Country Brazil South America References World Bank, ESMAP - Low Carbon Growth Country Studies - Getting Started[1] Overview "Benefiting from a cooperative process with Brazilian authorities, the study covers four key areas with large potential for low-carbon options in

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Two contrasting severe seasonal extremes in Tropical South America in 2012: Floods in Amazonia and Drought in Northeast Brazil  

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Two simultaneous extreme events affected tropical South America east of the Andes during the austral summer and fall of 2012: a severe drought in Northeast Brazil and intense rainfall and floods in Amazonia, both considered records for the last 50 ...

Jose A. Marengo; Lincoln M. Alves; Wagner R. Soares; Daniel A. Rodriguez; Helio Camargo; Marco Paredes Riveros; Amelia Diaz Pabl

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On the Dynamics of Droughts in Northeast Brazil: Observations, Theory and Numerical Experiments with a General Circulation Model  

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It is proposed that a possible mechanism for the occurrence of severe droughts over northeast Brazil is the establishment of a thermally direct local circulation which has its ascending branch at about 10N and its descending branch over ...

Antonio D. Moura; Jagadish Shukla

1981-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Palm Oil: Production, Processing, Uses, and CharacterizationChapter 9 Palm and Palm Kernel Oil Production and Processing in Brazil  

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Palm Oil: Production, Processing, Uses, and Characterization Chapter 9 Palm and Palm Kernel Oil Production and Processing in Brazil Food Science Health Nutrition Biochemistry Processing eChapters Food Science & Technology Health - Nutri

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Circulation of Different Lineages of Dengue Virus 2, Genotype American/Asian in Brazil: Dynamics and Molecular and Phylogenetic Characterization  

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The American/Asian genotype of Dengue virus type 2 (DENV-2) was introduced into the Americas in the 80?s. Although there is no data showing when this genotype was first introduced into Brazil, it was first detected in ...

Drumond, Betnia Paiva

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Rainy-Season Duration Estimated from OLR versus Rain Gauge Data and the 2001 Drought in Southeast Brazil  

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Large precipitation deficits observed during the 2001 austral summer over the southeast region of Brazil contributed to the worsening of the energy crisis that was occurring in the country, with unprecedented social and economic consequences. ...

Sergio H. Franchito; V. Brahmananda Rao; Paulo R. B. Barbieri; Clovis M. E. Santo

2008-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Two Contrasting Severe Seasonal Extremes in Tropical South America in 2012: Flood in Amazonia and Drought in Northeast Brazil  

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Two simultaneous extreme events affected tropical South America to the east of the Andes during the austral summer and fall of 2012: a severe drought in Northeast Brazil and intense rainfall and floods in Amazonia, both considered records for the ...

Jose A. Marengo; Lincoln M. Alves; Wagner R. Soares; Daniel A. Rodriguez; Helio Camargo; Marco Paredes Riveros; Amelia Diaz Pabl

2013-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Trends in the Frequency of Intense Precipitation Events in Southern and Southeastern Brazil during 19602004  

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A new approach to define heavy and extreme rainfall events based on cluster analysis and area-average rainfall series is presented. The annual frequency of the heavy and extreme rainfall events is obtained for the southeastern and southern Brazil ...

Mateus da Silva Teixeira; Prakki Satyamurty

2011-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Rainfall Response in Northeast Brazil from Ocean Climate Variability during the Second Half of the Twentieth Century  

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The authors investigated the rainfall variability response in northern Northeast Brazil (NNEB) from El Nio/La Nia (EN/LN) events and from the meridional sea surface temperature gradient (MGRAD) over the tropical Atlantic during the period 1948...

Daisy Beserra Lucena; Jacques Servain; Manoel Francisco Gomes Filho

2011-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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8/16/20128/16/2012 JD2, 20JD2, 20--31 August 2012, Beijing, China, Brazil31 August 2012, Beijing, China, Brazil 11 A.F. KholtyginA.F. Kholtygin11 , V.V.Dushin, V.V.Dushin11, N.P.Sudnik, N.P.Sudnik11, S.N. Fabrika, S.N. Fabrika22,,  

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8/16/20128/16/2012 JD2, 20JD2, 20--31 August 2012, Beijing, China, Brazil31 August 2012, Beijing, China, Brazil 11 A.F. KholtyginA.F. Kholtygin11 , V.V.Dushin, V.V.Dushin11, N.P.Sudnik, N.P.Sudnik11, S, Brazil31 August 2012, Beijing, China, Brazil 22 Objects andObjects and program ofprogram

Crowther, Paul

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

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

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

2013-05-06T23:59:59.000Z

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Economic and Non-proliferation Policy Considerations of Uranium Enrichment in Brazil and Argentina  

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The nuclear development programs of both Argentina and Brazil have, since the 1970s, been premised on the desire for self-sufficiency and assurance of nuclear fuel supply. While military rivalry and mutual distrust led to nuclear weapons related development programs in the 1970s and 1980s, both countries have since terminated these programs. Furthermore, the governments of both countries have pledged their commitment to exclusively non-explosive use of nuclear energy and have signed the Non Proliferation Treaty (NPT). Utilizing rights provided for under the NPT, both Argentina and Brazil have nuclear fuel production facilities, with the notable exception of enrichment plants, that provide much of the current indigenous fuel requirements for their nuclear power plants. However, both countries are actively developing enrichment capability to fill this gap. The purpose of this report is to assess the economic basis and non-proliferation policy considerations for indigenous enrichment capability within the context of their desired self-sufficiency and to evaluate possible United States Government policy options.

Short, Steven M.; Phillips, Jon R.; Weimar, Mark R.; Mahy, Heidi A.

2008-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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ENVIRONMENTAL LAW IN BRAZIL- ANALYSIS OF ENVIRONMENTAL LICENSING OF WIND POWER PLANTS IN PERMANENT PRESERVATION AREAS  

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The Brazilian electric energy matrix is mostly renewable. According to the Generation Information Base (BIG) of the Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency (ANEEL), hydroelectricity is responsible for 67.31 % of the country's energy. The additional generation comes mostly from fossil fuels, whichs use is questioned when it comes to environmental quality and climate change. Despite its abundance, hydroelectric power generation has physical, socioeconomic and environmental limitations. Thus, it is essential to develop alternative technologies, providing security in the supply of electric energy and the maintenance of a clean matrix. Among the alternative technologies available, wind power is the one that has been gaining prominence, domestically and internationally speaking. In the last auction of renewable sources held in August 2010 in Brazil, the energy produced by the plants of sugarcane bagasse (biomass) was traded at an average of R $ 144.20 MWh; wind energy, which was the cheapest, was traded at R $ 130.86, and the energy from small hydropower plants (PCH), at R $ 141.93 MWh. The wind power plants accounted for 70 % of the auction, which resulted in a plan for increasing its installed capacity by fivefold, by the year 2013. Brazil has great potential to be explored (estimated 143,000 MW), yet despite being appealing, wind energy still

Cristiano Abijaode Amaral; Adriana Coli Pedreira

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Evidence for the Gompertz Curve in the Income Distribution of Brazil 1978-2005  

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This work presents an empirical study of the evolution of the personal income distribution in Brazil. Yearly samples available from 1978 to 2005 were studied and evidence was found that the complementary cumulative distribution of personal income for 99% of the economically less favorable population is well represented by a Gompertz curve of the form $G(x)=\\exp [\\exp (A-Bx)]$, where $x$ is the normalized individual income. The complementary cumulative distribution of the remaining 1% richest part of the population is well represented by a Pareto power law distribution $P(x)= \\beta x^{-\\alpha}$. This result means that similarly to other countries, Brazil's income distribution is characterized by a well defined two class system. The parameters $A$, $B$, $\\alpha$, $\\beta$ were determined by a mixture of boundary conditions, normalization and fitting methods for every year in the time span of this study. Since the Gompertz curve is characteristic of growth models, its presence here suggests that these patterns in...

Moura, Newton J

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Natural Gas Politics in the Southern Cone : A comparative study of goal attainment in the gas sector in Argentina, Bolivia and Brazil.  

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??The Southern Cone region consists of the six southernmost countries in South America. Three of these countries, Argentina, Bolivia and Brazil have great natural gas (more)

Aamodt, Solveig

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Effects of Different Treatments of Pasture Restoration on Soil Trace Gas Emissions in the Cerrados of Central Brazil  

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Planted pastures (mainly Brachiaria spp) are the most extensive land use in the cerrado (savannas of central Brazil) with an area of approximately 50 106 ha. The objective of the study was to assess the effects of pasture restoration on the N ...

Alexandrede S. Pinto; Mercedes M. C. Bustamante; Maria Regina S. S. da Silva; Keith W. Kisselle; Michel Brossard; Ricardo Kruger; Richard G. Zepp; Roger A. Burke

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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CFL Labeling Harmonization in the United States, China, Brazil andELI Member Countries: Specifications, Testing, and MutualRecognition  

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This report examines critical differences among energy-efficient labeling programs for CFLs in Brazil, China, the United States, and the seven members of the international Efficient Lighting Initiative (ELI) in terms of technical specifications and test procedures, and review issues related to international harmonization of these standards.

Fridley, David; Lin, Jiang; Denver, Andrea; Biermayer, Peter; Dillavou, Tyler

2005-07-20T23:59:59.000Z

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Structure and Evolution of the Large-Scale Flow and an Embedded Upper-Tropospheric Cyclonic Vortex over Northeast Brazil  

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Horizontal structure and evolution of large-scale flow and an embedded synoptic-scale cyclonic vortex over northeast Brazil as separate systems and dynamical interaction between them are studied at 200 hPa. A quasi-stationary cyclonic vortex with ...

S. K. Mishra; V. B. Rao; M. A. Gan

2001-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Assessment of medical waste management at a primary health-care center in Sao Paulo, Brazil  

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Highlights: Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Assessment of medical waste management at health-care center before/after intervention. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Qualitative and quantitative results of medical waste management plan are presented. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Adjustments to comply with regulation were adopted and reduction of waste was observed. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer The method applied could be useful for similar establishments. - Abstract: According to the Brazilian law, implementation of a Medical Waste Management Plan (MWMP) in health-care units is mandatory, but as far as we know evaluation of such implementation has not taken place yet. The purpose of the present study is to evaluate the improvements deriving from the implementation of a MWMP in a Primary Health-care Center (PHC) located in the city of Sao Paulo, Brazil. The method proposed for evaluation compares the first situation prevailing at this PHC with the situation 1 year after implementation of the MWMP, thus allowing verification of the evolution of the PHC performance. For prior and post-diagnosis, the method was based on: (1) application of a tool (check list) which considered all legal requirements in force; (2) quantification of solid waste subdivided into three categories: infectious waste and sharp devices, recyclable materials and non-recyclable waste; and (3) identification of non-conformity practices. Lack of knowledge on the pertinent legislation by health workers has contributed to non-conformity instances. The legal requirements in force in Brazil today gave origin to a tool (check list) which was utilized in the management of medical waste at the health-care unit studied. This tool resulted into an adequate and simple instrument, required a low investment, allowed collecting data to feed indicators and also conquered the participation of the unit whole staff. Several non-conformities identified in the first diagnosis could be corrected by the instrument utilized. Total waste generation increased 9.8%, but it was possible to reduce the volume of non-recyclable materials (11%) and increase the volume of recyclable materials (4%). It was also possible to segregate organic waste (7%), which was forwarded for production of compost. The rate of infectious waste generation in critical areas decreased from 0.021 to 0.018 kg/procedure. Many improvements have been observed, and now the PHC complies with most of legal requirements, offers periodic training and better biosafety conditions to workers, has reduced the volume of waste sent to sanitary landfills, and has introduced indicators for monitoring its own performance. This evaluation method might subsidize the creation and evaluation of medical waste management plans in similar heath institutions.

Moreira, A.M.M., E-mail: anamariainforme@hotmail.com [Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Doutor Arnaldo 715, Sao Paulo 01246-904 (Brazil); Guenther, W.M.R. [Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Doutor Arnaldo 715, Sao Paulo 01246-904 (Brazil)

2013-01-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Evaluation of Marine Brown Algae and Sponges from Brazil as Anticoagulant and Antiplatelet Products  

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Abstract: The ischemic disorders, in which platelet aggregation and blood coagulation are involved, represent a major cause of disability and death worldwide. The antithrombotic therapy has unsatisfactory performance and may produce side effects. So, there is a need to seek molecules with antithrombotic properties. Marine organisms produce substances with different well defined ecological functions. Moreover, some of these molecules also exhibit pharmacological properties such as antiviral, anticancer, antiophidic and anticoagulant properties. The aim of this study was to evaluate, through in vitro tests, the effect of two extracts of brown algae and ten marine sponges from Brazil on platelet aggregation and blood coagulation. Our results revealed that most of the extracts were capable of inhibiting platelet aggregation and clotting measured by plasma recalcification tests, prothrombin time, activated partial thromboplastin time, and fibrinogenolytic activity. On the other hand, five of ten species of sponges induced platelet aggregation. Thus, the marine organisms studied here may have molecules with antithrombotic properties, presenting biotechnological potential to antithrombotic therapy. Further chemical investigation shouldMar. Drugs 2011, 9 1347

Laura De Andrade Moura; Fredy Ortiz-ramirez; Diana Negrao Cavalcanti; Suzi Meneses Ribeiro; Guilherme Muricy; Valeria Laneuville Teixeira; Andre Lopes Fuly

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Food web architecture in natural and impounded rivers of the Upper Parana drainage basin, Brazil  

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Freshwater ecosystems are some of the most threatened on the planet. Efforts to conserve, restore, or otherwise manage large rivers and the services they provide are hindered by limited understanding of the functional dynamics of these systems. This shortcoming is especially evident with regard to trophic structure and energy flow. In this study I use natural abundances of carbon and nitrogen isotopes to examine patterns of energy flow and food-chain length of large-river food webs characterized by different landscape-scale hydrologic features. Ten locations along an approximately 500 km stretch of the Upper Paran?¡ River Basin, Brazil, provided the setting for this work. Carbon derived from C3 plants and phytoplankton were the dominant energy sources across all webs, but relative contributions differed among landscape types (low-gradient river, high-gradient river, river stretches downstream of reservoirs, and reservoirs). Increases in food chain length corresponded with higher relative importance of phytoplankton derived carbon, likely due to size-structured effects of the phytoplankton-zooplankton-secondary consumer trophic link. River impoundment corresponded with decreased ecological and economic efficiency of fisheries production, an important ecosystem service provided by many tropical rivers.

Hoeinghaus, David Joseph

2006-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy-substitution in the paper industry in Brazil: A translog function approach  

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Unlike the majority of studies, this study focuses at the micro level instead of the aggregate. The method employed involves the use of econometric techniques to estimate translog cost and production functions, and the estimation of the Allen Elasticities of Substitution (AES) from the coefficients. The data used come from firms in the paper industry of Brazil during January, 1982 to December, 1987. When using aggregated data, findings concerning energy-capital substitution are often controversial. Some authors find substitutability, while others find complementarity between energy and capital. This study found that this ambiguity also appears at the micro level. Even when the firms belong to the same industry, two inputs can be complements in one firm and substitutes in another. The basic findings are: (1) Energy demand is found to be responsive to price changes, (2) Fossil fuels and biomass are substitutes, (3) Biomass and capital are substitutes, (4) Fossil fuels and hydroelectricity are complements, (5) Hydroelectricity and capital are complements, (6) Labor and materials are substitutes, and (7) Capital and labor are substitutes. The other elasticities are ambiguous, varying from firm to firm, or not significant at the 5% level.

Verillo, J.

1988-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Scaling behavior in the convection-driven Brazil-nut effect  

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The Brazil-nut effect is the phenomenon in which a large intruder particle immersed in a vertically shaken bed of smaller particles rises to the top, even when it is much denser. The usual practice, while describing these experiments, has been to use the dimensionless acceleration \\Gamma=a \\omega^2/g, where a and \\omega are respectively the amplitude and the angular frequency of vibration and g is the acceleration due to gravity. Considering a vibrated quasi-two-dimensional bed of mustard seeds, we show here that the peak-to-peak velocity of shaking v= a\\omega, rather than \\Gamma, is the relevant parameter in the regime where boundary-driven granular convection is the main driving mechanism. We find that the rise-time \\tau of an intruder is described by the scaling law \\tau ~ (v-v_c)^{-\\alpha}, where v_c is identified as the critical vibration velocity for the onset of convective motion of the mustard seeds. This scaling form holds over a wide range of (a,\\omega), diameter and density of the intruder.

Prakhyat Hejmady; Ranjini Bandyopadhyay; Sanjib Sabhapandit; Abhishek Dhar

2011-11-18T23:59:59.000Z

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The Myth of Post-Reform Income Stagnation: Evidence from Brazil and Mexico  

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This Working Paper should not be reported as representing the views of the IMF. The views expressed in this Working Paper are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent those of the IMF or IMF policy. Working Papers describe research in progress by the author(s) and are published to elicit comments and to further debate. Economic policies are often judged by a handful of statistics, some of which may be biased during periods of change. We estimate the income growth implied by the evolution of food demand and durable good ownership in post-reform Brazil and Mexico, and find that changes in consumption patterns are inconsistent with official estimates of near stagnant incomes. That is attributed to biases in the price deflator. The estimated unmeasured income gains are higher for poorer households, implying marked reductions in real inequality. These findings challenge the conventional wisdom that post-reform income growth was low and did not benefit the poor. 25BJEL Classification

Irineu De Carvalho Filho; Prepared Irineu; Carvalho Filho; Marcos Chamon

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Scholars from northeast Brazil, Costa Rica, southeast Mexico, Nicaragua, Italy, and the United States gathered for a think-tank international week April 18-22, 2011 to examine Latin America's equity-gap challenges using a community engagement  

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Scholars from northeast Brazil, Costa Rica, southeast Mexico, Nicaragua, Italy, and the United. The keynote address--Brazil's Unified Health System May Promote Social Inequality: Paradox or dialectic/northeastern Brazil constitute nadirs of economic and health inequality. The stunting rates among children

Liu, Taosheng

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Assessment of oil-shale technology in Brazil. Final technical report, October 27, 1980-July 27, 1981  

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The development of an oil shale industry in the United States will require the solution of a variety of technical, economic, environmental, and health and safety problems. This assessment investigates whether US oil shale developers might benefit from the experience gained by the Brazilians in the operation of their Usina Prototipo do Irati oil shale demonstration plant at Sao Mateus do Sul, and from the data generated from their oil shale research and development programs. A chapter providing background information on Brazil and the Brazilian oil shale deposits is followed by an examination of the potential recovery processes applicable to Brazilian oil shale. The evolution of the Brazilian retorting system is reviewed and compared with the mining and retorting proposed for US shales. Factors impacting on the economics of shale oil production in Brazil are reviewed and compared to economic analyses of oil shale production in the US. Chapters examining the consequences of shale development in terms of impact on the physical environment and the oil shale worker complete the report. Throughout the report, where data permits, similarities and differences are drawn between the oil shale programs underway in Brazil and the US. In addition, research areas in which technology or information transfer could benefit either or both countries' oil shale programs are identified.

1981-07-27T23:59:59.000Z

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Connection between Spring Conditions and Peak Summer Monsoon Rainfall in South America: Role of Soil Moisture, Surface Temperature, and Topography in Eastern Brazil  

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A link between peak summer monsoon rainfall in central-east Brazil, composing part of the South American monsoon core region, and antecedent conditions in spring is disclosed. Rainfall in this region during part of spring holds a significant ...

Alice M. Grimm; Jeremy S. Pal; Filippo Giorgi

2007-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Review of Thorium Utilization as an option for Advanced Fuel Cycle--Potential Option for Brazil in the Future  

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Since the beginning of Nuclear Energy Development, Thorium was considered as a potential fuel, mainly due to the potential to produce fissile uranium 233. Several Th/U fuel cycles, using thermal and fast reactors were proposed, such as the Radkwoski once through fuel cycle for PWR and VVER, the thorium fuel cycles for CANDU Reactors, the utilization in Molten Salt Reactors, the utilization of thorium in thermal (AHWR), and fast reactors (FBTR) in India, and more recently in innovative reactors, mainly Accelerator Driven System, in a double strata fuel cycle. All these concepts besides the increase in natural nuclear resources are justified by non proliferation issues (plutonium constrain) and the waste radiological toxicity reduction. The paper intended to summarize these developments, with an emphasis in the Th/U double strata fuel cycle using ADS. Brazil has one of the biggest natural reserves of thorium, estimated in 1.2 millions of tons of ThO{sub 2}, as will be reviewed in this paper, and therefore R&D programs would be of strategically national interest. In fact, in the past there was some projects to utilize Thorium in Reactors, as the ''Instinto/Toruna'' Project, in cooperation with France, to utilize Thorium in Pressurized Heavy Water Reactor, in the mid of sixties to mid of seventies, and the thorium utilization in PWR, in cooperation with German, from 1979-1988. The paper will review these initiatives in Brazil, and will propose to continue in Brazil activities related with Th/U fuel cycle.

Maiorino, J.R.; Carluccio, T.

2004-10-03T23:59:59.000Z

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Capturing the implications of land use change in Brazil through environmental assessment: Time for a strategic approach?  

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Brazil is experiencing a surge in planting of sugar cane crops driven by internal markets and external policy drivers for biofuels. The current expectation is for the expansion of these crops to continue. This creates concern over the extent to which the full implications of large scale land use change are currently being considered by decision-makers. Using the State of Sao Paulo as a case study (as it accounts for the majority of sugar cane grown in Brazil), a comparison was made of the impacts identified in Environmental Impact Statements (EISs) and Preliminary Environmental Reports (PERs), which have to be submitted for approval of most new sugar cane activities, with significant impacts known to be associated with sugar cane activities derived from literature review. The results from a review of 32 EISs and PERs (30% of the population) indicated that whilst some impacts were well covered by the sample (water and soil pollution, and air emissions) energy balance and Green House Gas emissions and food security had very limited consideration, and water resources, residues, labour conditions and social responsibility were only partially covered. Environmental Impact Assessment is constrained by its environmental advocacy role and its application to the project level only. This study highlights its limitations in the context of assessment of land use change which demands more strategic consideration.

Gallardo, Amarilis Lucia Casteli Figueiredo, E-mail: amacafi@ipt.b [Institute for Technological Research, Center of Environmental and Energetic Technologies, Cidade Universitaria, Sao Paulo - SP, CEP 05508-901 (Brazil); Bond, Alan, E-mail: alan.bond@uea.ac.u [InteREAM (Interdisciplinary Research in Environmental Assessment and Management), School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ (United Kingdom)

2011-04-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Fuelwood Use by Rural Households in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest  

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Fuelwood is an important source of domestic energy in rural regions of Brazil. In the Zona da Mata of Minas Gerais, native species from the Atlantic Forest are an important source of fuelwood, supplemented by wood from eucalyptus and coffee plantations. The use of native species is complicated by their increasing scarcity and the recent enforcement of forest policies that prohibit the felling of even dead natives trees without a permit. In this study, the factors contributing to the use of fuelwood in this region, despite the simultaneous use of liquid petroleum gas in most households, are explored by examining fuelwood use patterns in four small rural communities in the Zona da Mata Mineira using household surveys and semi-structured interviews. Two hypotheses were tested using a Jacknife regression. The first hypothesis, based on the energy ladder model, tested the predictive power of socioeconomic status in relation to fuelwood use. Two dependent variables were used to represent the importance of fuelwood to a household: the amount of time a household spent collecting fuelwood (Effort) and the number of purposes a household used fuelwood for (Class of Fuelwood Use). Socioeconomic status did explain a statistically significant percentage of the variance in Effort, but not in Class of Fuelwood Use. The second hypothesis tested for a moderating effect of the availability of fuelwood on the relationship between the socioeconomic status of a household and the dependent variables. The interaction between access to fuelwood and socioeconomic status was shown to explain a significant percentage of the variance in Effort, thereby indicating that the effect of socioeconomic status on time spent collecting fuelwood depends on access to fuelwood. However, there was no statistically significant interaction found between Class of Fuelwood Use and fuelwood availability. The Atlantic Forest Policy was found to have little influence on domestic energy decisions made by surveyed households. Few research subjects had a good understanding of the basic tenets of this policy and the Forest Police do not have adequate resources to enforce the policy at this level.

Wilcox-Moore, Kellie J.

2010-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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PREMIUM ENERGY FOR LACTEC INSTITUTE FOR TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT LACTEC R&D DPT. CURITIBA, STATE OF PARANA. BRAZIL  

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On April 2002 a 200KW Phosphoric Acid Fuel Cell (PAFC) Power Plant. was installed at LACTEC Institute For Technology Development, Research and Development facilities. The power plant installed at LACTEC site is the second of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. Its presence, not only contributed to the creation of a Fuel Cell Stationary Power market for Brazil and the rest of the region, but increased the knowledge about fuel cell technology, and marked the point of entry as a reference for the education of a new generation of applied scientists. On its first year the power plant has operated 8,558 hours achieving an availability factor of 97% and supplying 730.50MWh of premium energy. As a second regional experience with fuel cell technology, we expect this report about LACTEC PACFC power plant performance, applications and cost-benefit evaluation will provide relevant information for future regional investments on this technology.

Silvio Vedovatto

2003-12-31T23:59:59.000Z

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Airborne Geophysical Surveys in the North-Central Region of Goias (Brazil): Implications for Radiometric Characterization of Subtropical Soils  

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In this work we present progress obtained in analysis airborne geophysical survey data for the north-central region of the state of Goias (Brazil). The results obtained indicate that most of the subtropical soil types are characterized by Uranium contents of greater than one parts per million (ppm). Only ultisol and oxisol soils are found to have Uranium contents lower than one ppm. Thorium and Potassium abundances also display trends similar to those of Uranium. The K/U ratios fall in the expected range of values for common soils while the Th/U ratios are higher than normal. This latter observation may indicate a characteristic feature of subtropical soils. Alternatively it may be considered as indicative of disequilibrium conditions in radioactive series and consequent underestimation of Uranium in soil layers of the study area. In this context we point out the possibility of using results of radiometric surveys as a convenient complementary tool in identifying geochemical zoning of soils in subtropical env...

Guimares, S N P; Justo, J S

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

349

Brazil - Energy Information Administration  

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In December, 2010 Petrobras submitted a declaration of commerciality to the ANP for the Tupi and Iracema fields, which renamed the fields Lula and ...

350

Brazil Technology Day  

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... is affected in some way by standards and regulations. ... are not lacking for other incentives to cooperate. ... That, I submit, is ample incentive to explore ...

2010-10-05T23:59:59.000Z

351

Credit derivatives in Brazil  

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The amounts outstanding of credit derivatives have grown exponentially over the past years, and these financial intruments that allow market participants to trade credit risk have become very popular in Europe and in the ...

Rther, Henrique

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

352

Browse by Discipline -- E-print Network Subject Pathways: Computer  

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W X Y Z W X Y Z Vachkovskaia, Marina (Marina Vachkovskaia) - Instituto de Matemática, Estatística e Computação Científica, Universidade Estadual de Campinas Vaes, Stefaan (Stefaan Vaes) - Department of Mathematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Vainchtein, Anna (Anna Vainchtein) - Department of Mathematics, University of Pittsburgh Vainsencher, Israel (Israel Vainsencher) - Departamento de Matemática, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais Vajnovszki, Vincent (Vincent Vajnovszki) - Laboratoire Electronique, Informatique et Image, Université de Bourgogne Vakil, Ravi (Ravi Vakil) - Department of Mathematics, Stanford University Valdez-Sanchez, Luis G. (Luis G. Valdez-Sanchez) - Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso Valein, Julie (Julie Valein) - Institut de Mathématiques Élie

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Mina J. Bissell, 1996 | U.S. DOE Office of Science (SC)  

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seminal and pioneering contributions to our understanding of the central role of extra-cellular matrix and micro-environment in differentiation, programmed cell death, and cancer...

354

Challenges of Including the Mina Route in the Nevada Rail Alignment Environmental Impact Statement  

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The Department of Energy's Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management is developing the Yucca Mountain repository for the disposition of spent nuclear fuel (SNF) and high level radioactive waste (HLW). Part of that development is the transportation infrastructure needed to ship SNF and HLW from 77 sites around the country to the repository. A Record of Decision was issued in 2004 to use mostly rail as the mode of transport both nationally, and in the State of Nevada. No rail access exists to the Yucca Mountain site, so a Rail Alignment Environmental Impact Statement (RA-EIS) is being prepared to address the impacts associated with connecting existing track in Nevada to Yucca Mountain. Late in the preparation of the Draft RA-EIS, an option to consider an additional alignment alternative was introduced. This paper describes the consideration given to the new alternative and describes how it is being incorporated into the RA-EIS. (authors)

Lanthrum, G.; Larson, N. [U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste, Washington, DC (United States); Mussler, R. [Booze Allen Hamilton, Suite (United States)

2007-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

355

Interaction between hydrogen molecules and metallofullerenes Mina Yoon,1,2,3,a  

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the feasibility of using metallofullerenes as efficient hydrogen storage media. In particular, we systematically have been made in exploring hydrogen as a potential energy carrier for efficient, clean, and renewable energy resource.1,2 However, there are still challenges for practical application of hydrogen fuel. One

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Zipper Mechanism of Nanotube Fusion: Theory and Experiment Mina Yoon,1  

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-assembly of nanoscale devices with complex geometries. As potential building blocks of nanotechnology Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York 12180 to explain the unusually fast fusion process of carbon nanotubes. We identify the detailed pathway for two

Tománek, David

357

Competitiveness and Social Inclusion within National Programme for Production and Use of Biofuels: Negative Feedbacks on Profitability Awareness in Sharp Institutional Settlements in Brazil South Region Concerning Soybean Oil  

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This paper intends to make some inferences about the relation of competiveness and social inclusion, and interpret in an operational manner the success of South Region soybean familiar growers ascribed to the National Programme for Biofuels Production ... Keywords: Biodiesel, Brazil, Competitiveness, Social Inclusion, Soybean Oil

Andre Luiz Miranda Silva Zopelari, Aldara da Silva Cesar

2012-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

358

CO{sub 2} emissions from developing countries: Better understanding the role of Energy in the long term. Volume 2, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, and Venezuela  

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Recent years have witnessed a growing recognition of the link between emissions of carbon dioxide (CO{sub 2}) and changes in the global climate. Of all anthropogenic activities, energy production and use generate the single largest portion of these greenhouse gases. Although developing countries currently account for a small share of global carbon emissions, their contribution is increasing rapidly. Due to the rapid expansion of energy demand in these nations, the developing world`s share in global modern energy use rose from 16 to 27 percent between 1970 and 1990. If the growth rates observed over the past 20 years persist energy demand in developing will surpass that in the countries of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) early in the 21st century. The study seeks to examine the forces that galvanize the growth of energy use and carbon emissions, to assess the likely future levels of energy and CO{sub 2} in selected developing nations and to identify opportunities for restraining this growth. The purpose of this report is to provide the quantitative information needed to develop effective policy options, not to identify the options themselves. These individual studies were conducted fro Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and Venezuela in Latin America.

Ketoff, A.; Sathaye, J.; Goldman, N. [eds.

1991-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

359

Evaluation of Heavy Metals in Solid Waste Disposal Sites in Campinas City, Brazil Using Synchrotron Radiation Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence  

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The problem of solid waste in most countries is on the rise as a result of rapid population growth, urbanization, industrial development and changes in consumption habits. Amongst the various forms of waste disposals, landfills are today the most viable for the Brazilian reality, both technically and economically. Proper landfill construction practices allow minimizing the effects of the two main sources of pollution from solid waste: landfill gas and slurry. However, minimizing is not synonymous with eliminating; consequently, the landfill alone cannot resolve all the problems with solid waste disposal. The main goal of this work is to evaluate the content of trace elements in samples of groundwater, surface water and slurry arising from local solid waste disposals in the city of Campinas, SP, Brazil. Samples were collected at the Delta, Santa Barbara and Pirelli landfills. At the Delta and Santa Barbara sites, values above the maximum permitted level established by CETESB for Cr, Mn, Fe, Ni and Pb were observed in samples of groundwater, while at the Pirelli site, elements with concentrations above the permitted levels were Mn, Fe, Ba and Pb. At Delta, values above levels permitted by the CONAMA 357 legislation were still observed in surface water samples for Cr, Mn, Fe and Cu, whereas in slurry samples, values above the permitted levels were observed for Cr, Mn, Fe, Ni, Cu, Zn and Pb. Slurry samples were prepared in accordance with two extraction methodologies, EPA 3050B and EPA 200.8. Concentrations of Cr, Ni, Cu and Pb were higher than the limit established by CONAMA 357 for most samples collected at different periods (dry and rainy) and also for the two extraction methodologies employed.

Faria, Bruna Fernanda de; Moreira, Silvana [University of Campinas, Civil Engineering College, P.O. BOX 6021 Zip Code 13083-952, Campinas, Sao Paulo State (Brazil)

2011-12-13T23:59:59.000Z

360

Reformulated Gasoline Imports from Brazil  

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Gamma Radiation Dose Rate in Air due to Terrestrial Radionuclides in Southern Brazil: Synthesis by Geological Units and Lithotypes Covered by the Serra do Mar Sul Aero-Geophysical Project  

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The absorbed dose rates in air due to terrestrial radionuclides were estimated from aerial gamma spectrometric data for an area of 48,600 km{sup 2} in Southern Brazil. The source data was the Serra do Mar Sul Aero-Geophysical Project back-calibrated in a cooperative work among the Geological Survey of Brazil, the Geological Survey of Canada, and Paterson, Grant and Watson Ltd. The concentrations of eU (ppm), eTh (ppm) and K (%) were converted to dose rates in air (nGy{center_dot}h{sup -1}) by accounting for the contribution of each element's concentration. Regional variation was interpreted according to lithotypes and a synthesis was performed according to the basic geological units present in the area. Higher values of total dose were estimated for felsic igneous and metamorphic rocks, with average values varying up to 119{+-}24 nGy{center_dot}h{sup -1}, obtained by Anitapolis syenite body. Sedimentary, metasedimentary and metamafic rocks presented the lower dose levels, and some beach deposits reached the lowest average total dose, 18.5{+-}8.2 nGy{center_dot}h{sup -1}. Thorium gives the main average contribution in all geological units, the highest value being reached by the nebulitic gneisses of Atuba Complex, 71{+-}23 nGy{center_dot}h{sup -1}. Potassium presents the lowest average contribution to dose rate in 53 of the 72 units analyzed, the highest contribution being obtained by intrusive alkaline bodies (28{+-}12 nGy{center_dot}h{sup -1}). The general pattern of geographic dose distribution respects well the hypotheses on geo-physicochemical behavior of radioactive elements.

Bastos, Rodrigo O.; Appoloni, Carlos R. [Applied Nuclear Physics Laboratory-Department of Physics-CCE State University of Londrina Campus Universitario-Rodovia Celso Garcia Cid s/n, Cx. Postal 6001, CEP 86051-990, Londrina, PR (Brazil); Pinese, Jose P. P. [Department of Geosciences-CCE State University of Londrina Campus Universitario-Rodovia Celso Garcia Cid s/n, Cx. Postal 6001, CEP 86051-990, Londrina, PR (Brazil)

2008-08-07T23:59:59.000Z

362

Integrated: Geospatial Toolkit for Brazil from NREL  

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and easy to use geographic toolkit that allows non-GIS users to relate the renewable energy resource (solar and wind) data to other geographic data, such as land use, protected...

363

Midwest (PADD 2) Imports from Brazil  

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... Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates. Totals may not equal sum of components due to independent rounding.

364

ISSN 0104-6632 Printed in Brazil  

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. Available data: technical data presented by Cai et al. (1995); (k) Fisher-Tropsch (FT) synthesis: the FT Fischer­Tropsch GC glycerol carbonate i process index ISBL installed cost of equipments inside battery loadings effects on the activity and selectivity of carbon nanotubes supported cobalt catalyst in Fischer­Tropsch

Grossmann, Ignacio E.

365

Nanotechnology and Future Directions in Petrobras Brazil  

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Corrosion Control Methods of Drilling Tools Effectiveness and Challenges Corrosion of ... Dynamics of Nanoparticle-Based Complex Fluids in Porous Media.

366

US - BRAZIL STANDARDS IN TRADE WORKSHOP  

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... Network of Experts Mary H. Saunders ... and Administrative Needs Sandra Hale, Facilitator ... Jane Schweiker, Director Government and Organization ...

2010-04-28T23:59:59.000Z

367

US - BRAZIL STANDARDS IN TRADE WORKSHOP  

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... and Administrative Needs Sandra Hale, Facilitator ... of US Conformity Assessment Mary H. Saunders ... Overview of Summit Jane Schweiker, Director ...

2010-04-28T23:59:59.000Z

368

Agricultural Trade Liberalization and Poverty in Brazil  

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agricultural research centers that receive principal funding from governments, private foundations, and international and regional organizations, most of which are members of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR). FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTORS AND PARTNERS IFPRIs research, capacity strengthening, and communications work is made possible by its financial contributors and partners. IFPRI gratefully acknowledges generous unrestricted funding from Australia,

Joachim Bento; Souza Ferreira Filho; Joaquim Bento; Souza Ferreira Filho

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

369

Products Imports from Brazil - Energy Information Administration  

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-No Data Reported; --= Not Applicable; NA = Not Available; W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data. Notes: *Countries listed under ...

370

Fuel Ethanol (Renewable) Imports from Brazil  

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-No Data Reported; --= Not Applicable; NA = Not Available; W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data. Notes: *Countries listed under ...

371

Brazil: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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phase fixes a 90% nationalization rate and a 15% Brazilian electrical energy annual consumption rate to be supplied by these sources. The goals of this phase are expected to be...

372

The Memory of My Parents This Page is Blank.  

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is confirmed by a PEMEX (Petroleos Mexicanos) well that encountered over 3000 m of halite in the Minas Viejas

de Weck, Olivier L.

373

Brazil Wind Data (40km) from CEPEL | OpenEI  

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40km) from CEPEL 40km) from CEPEL Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Annual average of the aeolic potential at 50m. Content: wind speed in m/s, power class (7 classes), power density in W/m2 and Weibull k value organized into cells with 40km x 40km (Purpose): The thematic map by code of colors permits quick viewing of all the Brazilian territory dataset. That map indicates, for the height of 50m, the annual average, in W/m2, of wind speed, power class, power density and Weibull k value. (Supplemental Information): The information is organized into cells measuring 10 x 40km. The wind potential maps were calculated from simulations produced by the MesoMap(*) for 360 days, extracted of a period of 15 years of data. The days were chosen by means of random sampling at several heights, so that each month and season be considered in a representative way.

374

U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports To Brazil  

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Warroad, MN Babb, MT Havre, MT Port of Morgan, MT Sherwood, ND Pittsburg, NH Buffalo, NY Grand Island, NY Massena, NY Niagara Falls, NY Waddington, NY Sumas, WA Sweetgrass, MT Total to Chile Sabine Pass, LA Total to China Kenai, AK Sabine Pass, LA Total to India Freeport, TX Sabine Pass, LA Total to Japan Cameron, LA Freeport, TX Kenai, AK Port Nikiski, AK Sabine Pass, LA Total to Mexico Douglas, AZ Nogales, AZ Calexico, CA Ogilby Mesa, CA Otay Mesa, CA San Diego, CA Alamo, TX Clint, TX Del Rio, TX Eagle Pass, TX El Paso, TX Hidalgo, TX McAllen, TX Penitas, TX Rio Bravo, TX Roma, TX Total to Portugal Sabine Pass, LA Total to Russia Kenai, AK Total to South Korea Freeport, TX Sabine Pass, LA Total to Spain Cameron, LA Sabine Pass, LA Total to United Kingdom Freeport, TX Sabine Pass, LA LNG Exports from Cameron, LA LNG Exports from Kenai, AK LNG Exports from Freeport, TX LNG Exports from Nogales, AZ LNG Exports from Otay Mesa, CA LNG Exports from Sabine Pass, LA LNG Exports from Sweetgrass, MT Period: Monthly Annual

375

Conservation Potential of Compact Fluorescent Lamps in India and Brazil  

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in distribution transformers for power factor correction.of the power factors at the distribution transformers, or at

Gadgil, A.J.

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

376

An Improved Gridded Historical Daily Precipitation Analysis for Brazil  

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A gauge-only precipitation data quality control and analysis system has been developed for monitoring precipitation at NOAAs Climate Prediction Center (CPC). Over the past 10 yr the system has been used to develop and deliver many different ...

Viviane B. S. Silva; Vernon E. Kousky; Wei Shi; R. Wayne Higgins

2007-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

377

Brazil - Analysis - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)  

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State Energy Data System ... However, in March 2010 the Southeast Northeast Integration Gas Pipeline (GASENE) linked these two markets for the first time.

378

Preliminary assessment of potential CDM early start projects in Brazil  

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conducted recently. Alcohol fuel, as well as the vegetableby Project: The use of alcohol fuel displaces some of the

Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Lehman, B.; Schumacher, K.; van Vliet, O.; Moreira, J.R.

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

379

Brazil Latitude Tilted Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE...  

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by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files.
The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed...

380

Brazil Global Horizontal Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE  

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by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files

(Supplemental Information): The assessment of...

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381

Brazil Latitude Tilted Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE...  

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INPE -
National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files

(Supplemental Information): The assessment of...

382

Brazil Global Horizontal Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files.
The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed...

383

Corporate Clean Energy Investment Trends in Brazil, China, India...  

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Sector Energy Focus Area Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Topics Finance, Market analysis, Policiesdeployment programs, Background analysis Website http:...

384

Brazil Wind Data (10km) from CEPEL | OpenEI  

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10km) from CEPEL 10km) from CEPEL Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Annual average of the aeolic potential at 50m. Content: wind speed in m/s, power class (7 classes), power density in W/m2 and Weibull k value organized into cells with 10km x 10km (Purpose): The thematic map by code of colors permits quick viewing of all the Brazilian territory dataset. That map indicates, for the height of 50m, the annual average, in W/m2, of wind speed, power class, power density and Weibull k value (Supplemental Information): The information is organized into cells measuring 10 x 10km. The wind potential maps were calculated from simulations produced by the MesoMap(*) for 360 days, extracted of a period of 15 years of data. The days were chosen by means of random sampling at several heights, so that each month and season be considered in a representative way. MesoMap(*) for 360 days, extracted of a period of 15 years of data. The days were chosen by means of random sampling at several heights, so that each month and season be considered in a representative way.

385

Land reform, regional planning and socioeconomic development in Brazil  

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liberalisation process known as Fujishock) to design land redistribution according to market forces, but socioeconomic results in both countries have not been disparate from prevalent ones in their Latin American counterparts. In Costa Rica, the Agrarian...

Souza, Saulo

2011-01-11T23:59:59.000Z

386

When Crime Pays: Measuring Judicial Efficacy against Corruption in Brazil  

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Recent econometric modeling of crime and punishment: supportEssays in the Economics of Crime and Punishment, p. 68-134,M . (2006). Economics of Crime. Foundations and Trends in

Ribeiro de Alencar, Carlos Higino; Gico, Ivo Jr.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

387

Brazil - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)  

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... , -168.7012 , -117.5650 , -71.5779 , 226.8560 , 80.2588 , 90.6907 , -36.4684 , -154.9977 (1980-2012) -36.47: 1,288--71 -155 ...

388

Conservation Potential of Compact Fluorescent Lamps in India and Brazil  

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representative electricity prices, because the residentialand 11. The range of electricity prices shown in the Figs.between mar- ginal electricity prices and residential tariff

Gadgil, A.J.

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

389

Conservation Potential of Compact Fluorescent Lamps in India and Brazil  

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and commercial electricity tariffs in each country. Noticemar- ginal electricity prices and residential tariff~. Anelectricity prices, because the residential tariff structure

Gadgil, A.J.

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

390

Characterization of a Greensand Slate from Abaet Brazil to the ...  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

In order to develop economical alternatives to the traditional fertilizers, rocks with potential use in agriculture will be studied. In this work potassium rocks, such...

391

A Nationwide Program for Software Process Improvement in Brazil  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Continuous improvement of software development capability is fundamental for organizations to thrive in competitive markets. Nevertheless, Software Process Improvement (SPI) implementation based on software process reference models and standards is a ...

Ana Regina Cavalcanti da Rocha; Mariano Montoni; Kival Chaves Weber; Ertostenes Edson Ramalho de Araujo

2007-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

392

Brazil - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)  

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Solar Energy in Brief ... Petrobras will be the sole operator of each production sharing agreement and will hold a minimum 30% stake in all pre-salt ...

393

From Industry Protection to Industry Promotion: IT Policy in Brazil  

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Brazilian banking automation industry. Science, TechnologyBrazilian liberalisation of the IT industry on technologicalWorking paper. Computer Industry Almanac, Inc. (1999).

Botelho, Antonio Jose Junqueira; Dedrick, Jason; Kraemer, Kenneth L.; Tigre, Paulo Bastos

1999-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

394

Preliminary assessment of potential CDM early start projects in Brazil  

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generation is from hydropower, but the majority of new power capacity is expected to use natural gas.generation that would be avoided by projects to be roughly 50% from natural gas combined cycle power

Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Lehman, B.; Schumacher, K.; van Vliet, O.; Moreira, J.R.

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

395

Decision Process in a Water Use Conflict in Brazil  

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to 95% of the population living elsewhere in the Brazilian Territory. ..... interventions, for instance building embankments, canal rectification etc. as a feasible.

396

Energy Efficiency Standards for Refrigerators in Brazil: A Methodology...  

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It uses a bottom-up approach to estimate residential end-use consumption and evaluate the energy saving potential for refrigerators. References Retrieved from "http:...

397

Preliminary assessment of potential CDM early start projects in Brazil  

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16 XIV. Hydroelectricity Generation in the State ofFOR ELEC GENERATION HYDROELECTRICITY IN AMAPA ALCOHOL/DIESELXIV. Hydroelectricity Generation in the State of Amap

Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Lehman, B.; Schumacher, K.; van Vliet, O.; Moreira, J.R.

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

398

Mangrove Microclimate: A Case Study from Southeastern Brazil  

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A mangrove is a transitional coastal ecosystem between marine and terrestrial environments that is characterized by salinity and constant tidal flooding. Mangroves contain plant communities that are adapted to several physical constraints, ...

Ndia Gilma Beserra de Lima; Emerson Galvani

2013-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

399

Preliminary assessment of potential CDM early start projects in Brazil  

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of higher-efficiency steam turbines. The second (1995-97)for 40-bar boiler and steam turbine with 3-bar extraction

Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Lehman, B.; Schumacher, K.; van Vliet, O.; Moreira, J.R.

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

400

Conservation Potential of Compact Fluorescent Lamps in India and Brazil  

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1.7% of in- stalled hydroelectric capacity. Op. cit. ref [in Ig86) based on hydroelectric generation, and most of thethe still abundant hydroelectric potential of the country.

Gadgil, A.J.

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Conservation Potential of Compact Fluorescent Lamps in India and Brazil  

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the functions of generation and distribution are separated,undertake generation, transmission, and distribution (e.g.paid by the distribution utility to the generation utility.

Gadgil, A.J.

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

402

Making Forecasts Meaningful: Explanations of Problematic Predictions in Northeast Brazil  

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This study illustrates the need to consider the multiple interpretations and experiences that influence how climate forecasts are evaluated in local contexts when assessing how useful forecasts can be for increasing the resilience of rural ...

Karen Pennesi

2011-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

403

Brazil - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)  

U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

US EIA provides data, forecasts, country analysis brief and other analyses, focusing on the energy industry including oil, natural gas and electricity.

404

Integrated: Geospatial Toolkit GIS data for Brazil from NREL...  

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that can be used for decision making and policy analysis in addition to planning for future energy projects. The SWERA application utilizes Geographical Information Systems...

405

Preliminary assessment of potential CDM early start projects in Brazil  

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other period) the non-baseload sources were at the margin.is not exceeded. For baseload sources, the algorithm only

Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Lehman, B.; Schumacher, K.; van Vliet, O.; Moreira, J.R.

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

406

Energy Flux to a Cyclonic Eddy off Cabo Frio, Brazil  

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To evaluate the energy flux from the mean flow of South Atlantic western boundary currents toward typical Cabo Frio eddies (at Brazilian southeast coast), the southwestern Atlantic circulation was simulated with the Princeton Ocean Model. ...

Manlio F. Mano; Afonso M. Paiva; Audalio R. Torres Jr.; Alvaro L. G. A. Coutinho

2009-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

407

Comparison between Bio-composite Based on Green HDPE/ Brazil ...  

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Development of Low-density Polyethylene (LDPE) Composites Reinforced ... Study of Recovery and Recrystallisation in ODS Ferritic Steel Powder ... Polypropylene Nanocomposites Reinforced with Organophilic Clay and Brazilian Nut Fibers.

408

Remote and Local Forcing in the BrazilMalvinas Region  

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Origins of the seasonal variability observed in current meter data from the Malvinas (Falkland) Current are sought in the wind field on both a regional and circumpolar scale. A singular value decomposition of the covariance of the fields makes it ...

Frdric Vivier; Christine Provost; Michael P. Meredith

2001-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

409

Granular convection and the Brazil nut effect in reduced gravity  

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We present laboratory experiments of a vertically vibrated granular medium consisting of 1 mm diameter glass beads with embedded 8 mm diameter intruder glass beads. The experiments were performed in the laboratory as well as in a parabolic flight under reduced-gravity conditions (on Martian and Lunar gravity levels). We measured the mean rise velocity of the large glass beads and present its dependence on the fill height of the sample containers, the excitation acceleration, and the ambient gravity level. We find that the rise velocity scales in the same manner for all three gravity regimes and roughly linearly with gravity.

Carsten Gttler; Ingo von Borstel; Rainer Schrpler; Jrgen Blum

2013-04-02T23:59:59.000Z

410

Distillate Fuel Oil Imports from Brazil - U.S. Energy ...  

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-No Data Reported; --= Not Applicable; NA = Not Available; W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data. Notes: *Countries listed under ...

411

U.S. Imports from Brazil - Energy Information Administration  

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-No Data Reported; --= Not Applicable; NA = Not Available; W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data. Notes: *Countries listed under ...

412

Brazil Exports of Crude Oil and Petroleum Products by Destination  

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-No Data Reported; --= Not Applicable; NA = Not Available; W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data. Notes: Crude oil exports are ...

413

Freeport, TX Liquefied Natural Gas Exports Price to Brazil (Dollars...  

U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Indexed Site

Decade Year-0 Year-1 Year-2 Year-3 Year-4 Year-5 Year-6 Year-7 Year-8 Year-9 2000's -- -- -- 2010's -- 12.74 11.19...

414

U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports To Brazil  

Annual Energy Outlook 2012 (EIA)

Babb, MT Havre, MT Port of Morgan, MT Pittsburg, NH Grand Island, NY Massena, NY Niagara Falls, NY Waddington, NY Sumas, WA Sweetgrass, MT Total to Chile Sabine Pass, LA Total to...

415

Sabine Pass, LA Exports to Brazil Liquefied Natural Gas ...  

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Decade Year-0 Year-1 Year-2 Year-3 Year-4 Year-5 Year-6 Year-7 Year-8 Year-9; 2000's: 0: 0: 0: 2010's: 3,279: 8,468: 0-

416

FOREST CERTIFICATION IN BRAZIL: TRADE AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENHANCEMENT 1  

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.1). Empresa Avaliada: Klabin Fabricadora de Papel e Celulose S.A. Divisão Paraná. Klabin Pulp and Paper

417

International Conference on Engineering and Computer Education So Paulo, Brazil  

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-Hein, American University, Department of Physics, 4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20016-8058, 202-science majors at American University in Washington, D.C. is a one-semester, algebra-based course and is entitled clearer window into the students' thoughts and to their level of understanding. An important aspect

Larkin, Teresa L.

418

Preliminary assessment of potential CDM early start projects in Brazil  

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credits, High Price Including other biomass outside thefrom biomass qualifies to receive a better price thanprice conditions (US$65/MWh) has occurred for a biomass-

Meyers, S.; Sathaye, J.; Lehman, B.; Schumacher, K.; van Vliet, O.; Moreira, J.R.

2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

419

U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports To Brazil  

Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update (EIA)

Rio Bravo, TX Roma, TX Total to Portugal Sabine Pass, LA Total to Russia Total to South Korea Freeport, TX Sabine Pass, LA Total to Spain Cameron, LA Sabine Pass, LA Total to...

420

U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports To Brazil  

Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update (EIA)

TX Roma, TX Total to Portugal Sabine Pass, LA Total to Russia Kenai, AK Total to South Korea Freeport, TX Sabine Pass, LA Total to Spain Cameron, LA Sabine Pass, LA Total to...

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421

Dynamic Downscaling of Seasonal Climate Predictions over Brazil  

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Climate projections for MarchAprilMay (MAM) 1985 and 1997 made with the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) GCM over South America on a 4 latitude by 5 longitude grid are downscaled to 0.5 grid spacing. This is accomplished by ...

Leonard M. Druyan; Matthew Fulakeza; Patrick Lonergan

2002-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

422

When Crime Pays: Measuring Judicial Efficacy against Corruption in Brazil  

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Federal Police, the Internal Revenue Service, the Nationalas taxes auditors (Internal Revenue Service), the financialAttorney Inspector of Internal Revenue Service Diplomat,

Ribeiro de Alencar, Carlos Higino; Gico, Ivo Jr.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

423

Project Title  

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Saugata Datta, John Doveton, Mina Fazelalavi, David Fowle, Paul Gerlach, Thomas Hansen, Dennis Hedke, Yevhen Holubnyak, Breanna Huff, K. David Newell, Larry Nicholson, Jennifer...

424

Brookhaven Women In Science (BWIS)  

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Upcoming Events SEP 18 Wednesday Brookhaven Women In Science (BWIS) Event "Wife, Mother, Scientist or is it the other way around?" Presented by Mina Bissell, Lawrence Berkley...

425

TUESD A Y AM TUESDAY AM  

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Feb 17, 1998 ... mina industry. The comparison with others such as Oil and Gas will be ... control to various processes within an alumina refinery together with.

426

Weekly Petroleum Status Report  

U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Indexed Site

1,3 Mandji 30 ... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 12.59 Indonesia 1 Minas 34 ... 120.09 114.66 97.24 79.97 36.63...

427

CAN HYDROGEN WIN?: EXPLORING SCENARIOS FOR HYDROGEN  

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, Nature 194 (4823) (1962) 34. [3] J.M. Cuttler, N. Mina, L. Swami, F.A. Ely, Monitoring CANDU service

428

Women @ Energy: Aindrila Mukhopadhyay | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Mina Bissell has been recognized for her lifetime contributions to the fields of breast cancer research, the enhanced role of extracellular matrix (ECM) and the nucleus...

429

Available Technologies: Detecting and Treating Breast Cancer ...  

Mina Bissell and colleagues have developed therapeutic compositions and methods related to inhibition of FAM83A as well as methods of diagnosing cance ...

430

Cultivo a escala de laboratorio de bacterias sulfato reductoras acidfilas y su aplicacin en procesos de biorremediacin utilizadas para la precipitacin de metales pesados.  

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??En el mundo uno de los mayores contaminantes para el medio ambiente son los drenajes cidos de mina (DAM), los cuales estn caracterizados por presentar (more)

Gutierrez Rojas, Alvaro Victor

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

431

Brazil Global Horizontal Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE | OpenEI  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

40km) from INPE 40km) from INPE Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Global horizontal solar radiation in kWh/m2/day for 1 year organized into cells with 40km x 40km (Purpose): To provide a set of consistent, reliable, verifiable, and accessible global data sets for international and in-country investors and other stakeholders (Supplemental Information): The BRASIL-SR model and the SPRING software (both developed by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files. The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed through the evaluation of the deviations shown by the estimated values for solar radiation flux vis-à-vis the values measured at the surface (ground truth). This evaluation was done in two phases. The first phase consisted in an inter-comparison between the core radiation transfer models adopted by the SWERA Project to map the solar energy in the various countries participating in the project. The HELIOSAT model took art in this phase like benchmark due to its employment to map solar energy resources in countries from European Union. In the second phase, the solar flux estimates provided by the BRASIL-SR model were compared with measured values acquired at several solarimetric stations spread along the Brazilian territory.

432

The Logic of Violence in Criminal War: Cartel-State Conflict in Mexico, Colombia, and Brazil  

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of troops and dozens of armored vehicles swarmed around thepolice built a fleet of armored vehicles and an elite corpsoperational deployment of the armored vehicles known as

Lessing, Benjamin

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

433

Regional Characterization of Pasture Changes through Time and Space in Rondnia, Brazil  

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Although pasture degradation has been a regional concern in Amazonian ecosystems, our ability to characterize and monitor pasture degradation under different environmental and human-related conditions is still limited. Regional analysis of ...

Izaya Numata; Dar A. Roberts; Yoshito Sawada; Oliver A. Chadwick; Joshua P. Schimel; Joo V. Soares

2007-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

434

The Money Trap: NGO Funding and Political Action in Brazil's Favelas  

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the beach, soccer, and money. They dont want to change. [keep in contact. How much money is this film going to make?Theres no money coming back to the communities. (

Sinek, Wendy Grace Muse M

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

435

Brazil Diffuse Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files.
The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed...

436

Brazil Direct Normal Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE and...  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files

(Supplemental Information): The assessment of...

437

Brazil Diffuse Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR...  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files (Supplemental Information): The assessment of reliability levels of the...

438

Brazil Diffuse Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR...  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files. The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed...

439

Brazil PAR Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR...  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files

(Supplemental Information): The assessment of...

440

Brazil PAR Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

by INPE -National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files

(Supplemental Information): The assessment of...

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441

Brazil Diffuse Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files

(Supplemental Information): The assessment of...

442

Brazil Direct Normal Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE and...  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files. The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed...

443

Brazil PAR Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR | OpenEI  

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40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR 40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Photosynthetically active radiation in kWh/m2/day for 1 year organized into cells with 40km x 40km (Purpose): The BRASIL-SR model and the SPRING software (both developed by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files (Supplemental Information): The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed through the evaluation of the deviations shown by the estimated values for solar radiation flux vis-à-vis the values measured at the surface (ground truth). This evaluation was done in two phases. The first phase consisted in an inter-comparison between the core radiation transfer models adopted by the SWERA Project to map the solar energy in the various countries participating in the project. The HELIOSAT model took part in this phase like benchmark due to its employment to map solar energy resources in countries from European Union. In the second phase, the solar flux estimates provided by the BRASIL-SR model were compared with measured values acquired at several solarimetric stations spread along the Brazilian territory

444

Brazil Direct Normal Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR |  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR 40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Normal direct solar radiation in kWh/m2/day for 1 year organized into cells with 40km x 40km (Purpose): To provide a set of consistent, reliable, verifiable, and accessible global data sets for international and in-country investors and other stakeholders (Supplemental Information): The BRASIL-SR model and the SPRING software (both developed by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files. The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed through the evaluation of the deviations shown by the estimated values for solar radiation flux vis-à-vis the values measured at the surface (ground truth). This evaluation was done in two phases. The first phase consisted in an inter-comparison between the core radiation transfer models adopted by the SWERA Project to map the solar energy in the various countries participating in the project. The HELIOSAT model took part in this phase like benchmark due to its employment to map solar energy resources in countries from European Union. In the second phase, the solar flux estimates provided by the BRASIL-SR model were compared with measured values acquired at several solarimetric stations spread along the Brazilian territory.

445

Brazil Direct Normal Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR |  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR 10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Normal direct solar radiation in kWh/m2/day for 1 year organized into cells with 10km x 10km (Purpose): The BRASIL-SR model and the SPRING software (both developed by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files (Supplemental Information): The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed through the evaluation of the deviations shown by the estimated values for solar radiation flux vis-à-vis the values measured at the surface (ground truth). This evaluation was done in two phases. The first phase consisted in an inter-comparison between the core radiation transfer models adopted by the SWERA Project to map the solar energy in the various countries participating in the project. The HELIOSAT model took part in this phase like benchmark due to its employment to map solar energy resources in countries from European Union. In the second phase, the solar flux estimates provided by the BRASIL-SR model were compared with measured values acquired at several solarimetric stations spread along the Brazilian territory

446

Brazil Global Horizontal Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE | OpenEI  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

10km) from INPE 10km) from INPE Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Global horizontal solar radiation in kWh/m2/day for 1 year organized into cells with 10km x 10km (Purpose): The BRASIL-SR model and the SPRING software (both developed by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files (Supplemental Information): The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed through the evaluation of the deviations shown by the estimated values for solar radiation flux vis-à-vis the values measured at the surface (ground truth). This evaluation was done in two phases. The first phase consisted in an inter-comparison between the core radiation transfer models adopted by the SWERA Project to map the solar energy in the various countries participating in the project. The HELIOSAT model took part in this phase like benchmark due to its employment to map solar energy resources in countries from European Union. In the second phase, the solar flux estimates provided by the BRASIL-SR model were compared with measured values acquired at several solarimetric stations spread along the Brazilian territory

447

Brazil Latitude Tilted Solar Radiation Model (40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR 40km) from INPE and LABSOLAR Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Latitude tilted solar radiation in kWh/m2/day for 1 year organized into cells with 40km x 40km (Purpose): To provide a set of consistent, reliable, verifiable, and accessible global data sets for international and in-country investors and other stakeholders (Supplemental Information): The BRASIL-SR model and the SPRING software (both developed by INPE - National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files.The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed through the evaluation of the deviations shown by the estimated values for solar radiation flux vis-à-vis the values measured at the surface (ground truth). This evaluation was done in two phases. The first phase

448

Brazil PAR Solar Radiation Model (10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR | OpenEI  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR 10km) from INPE and LABSOLAR Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Photosynthetically active radiation in kWh/m2/day for 1 year organized into cells with 10km x 10km (Purpose): The BRASIL-SR model and the SPRING software (both developed by INPE -National Institute for Space Research) were used to produce the dataset and SHAPE files (Supplemental Information): The assessment of reliability levels of the BRASIL-SR model were performed through the evaluation of the deviations shown by the estimated values for solar radiation flux vis-à-vis the values measured at the surface (ground truth). This evaluation was done in two phases. The first phase consisted in an inter-comparison between the core radiation transfer models adopted by the SWERA Project to map the solar energy in the various countries participating in the project. The HELIOSAT model took part in this phase like benchmark due to its employment to map solar energy resources in countries from European Union. In the second phase, the solar flux estimates provided by the BRASIL-SR model were compared with measured values acquired at several solarimetric stations spread along the Brazilian territory

449

Rheumatic Heart Disease and Beta-hemolytic Streptococci in Salvador, Brazil: A Study of Slum Health  

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rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease in Africa. S Afrthe chain that links the heart to the throat? Lancet Infectchildren with rheumatic heart disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc

Tartof, Sara Yee

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

450

CO{sub 2} Sequestration Potential of Charqueadas Coal Field in Brazil  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

The I2B coal seam in the Charqueadas coal field has been evaluated as a target for enhanced coal bed methane production and CO{sub 2} sequestration. The samples were low rank coals (high volatile bituminous and sub-bituminous) obtained from the I2B seam as ?3? cores. Such properties as sorption capacity, internal structure of the samples, porosity and permeability were of primary interest in this characterization study.

Romanov, V [NETL

2012-10-23T23:59:59.000Z

451

Corporate social responsibility in Brazil : a comparative analysis of two paper companies  

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If being socially responsible can result in short or long-term economic benefits, then why do not all companies adopt corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices? This thesis draws on general assumptions from illustrative ...

Nascimento, Ana Paula M. do, 1966-

2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

452

Lineage divergence detected in the malaria vector Anopheles marajoara (Diptera: Culicidae) in Amazonian Brazil  

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State University of New York-Albany, Empire State Plaza,State University of New York-Albany, Empire State Plaza,

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

453

Residual Fuel Oil, Greater than 1.00% Sulfur Imports from Brazil  

U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

-No Data Reported; --= Not Applicable; NA = Not Available; W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data. Notes: *Countries listed under ...

454

The Impacts of InterEl Nio Variability on the Tropical Atlantic and Northeast Brazil Climate  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

In this study, observations and numerical simulations are used to investigate how different El Nio events affect the development of SST anomalies in the Atlantic and how this relates to the Brazilian northeast (NE) precipitation. The results show ...

Regina R. Rodrigues; Reindert J. Haarsma; Edmo J. D. Campos; Trcio Ambrizzi

2011-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

455

Pages that link to "Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil" | Open Energy...  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

links) Agrenco Bio Energia A B E ( links) Agroerg Agroenergia ( links) Algae Biotecnologia ( links) Alupar Investimento S A formerly known as Alusa...

456

The Impact of Sea Surface Temperature Anomalies on the Rainfall over Northeast Brazil  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

The response of the tropical atmosphere to the sea surface temperature (SST) anomalies in the Northern Hemisphere spring of 1984 is investigated. The methodology for investigation consists of comparing simulations with and without the global ...

Carlos R. Mechoso; Steven W. Lyons; Joseph A. Spahr

1990-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

457

MPS.BR: a successful program for software process improvement in Brazil  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Software process improvement implementation based on software process reference models and standards is a complex and long-term endeavor that requires investment of large sums of money. These obstacles usually hinder organizations from implementing software ... Keywords: CMMI, ISO-IEC 15504, software process assessment model, software process reference model

Mariano Angel Montoni; Ana Regina Rocha; Kival Chaves Weber

2009-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

458

Implementing Software Process Improvement Initiatives in Small and Medium-Size Enterprises in Brazil  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Appropriate process implementation approaches are fundamental for Small and Medium-size Enterprises (SMEs) to obtain the most of Software Process Improvement (SPI) benefits. COPPE/UFRJ has been providing SPI consultancy services to the Brazilian software ...

Gleison Santos; Mariano Montoni; Jucele Vasconcellos; Savio Figueiredo; Reinaldo Cabral; Cristina Cerdeiral; Anne Elise Katsurayama; Peter Lupo; David Zanetti; Ana Regina Rocha

2007-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

459

Environmental Education in Brazil: Preventive Measures to Avoid Contamination with U and Th  

SciTech Connect

Aiming at increasing awareness of radiation health effects, environmental issues and preventive measures, the Nuclear Energy National Commission (CNEN) launched in 2004 an education and public outreach programme for mine workers, students, teachers, governmental leaders, labor representatives and members of communities nearby small mining sites at the North and Northeast regions. Many Brazilian conventional mines present a significant risk of exposure to radiation due to Uranium and Thorium. CNEN inspects the mines but there are several small mining sites dedicated to open pit short term mineral extraction, called 'garimpagem', that are of difficult control. Therefore, information at large about preventive measures to avoid contamination during exploration, transportation and storage is necessary. CNEN developed an educational campaign which includes a series of open seminars, talks, folders, booklets and posters. The objective of this paper is to present the Brazilian educational campaign to avoid contamination risks at those small mineral exploration sites and its results. This campaign is a joint task that receives collaboration of other organizations such as federal police, schools and universities.

Silva Pastura, Valeria Fonseca da [Comissao Nacional de Energia Nuclear (CNEN) Rua General Severiano, 90, RJ de Energia Nuclear (CNEN) (Brazil); Wieland, Patricia [Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-RJ), Dept. Eng. Ind., RJ (Brazil)

2008-08-07T23:59:59.000Z

460

Health in black and white : debates on racial and ethnic health disparities in Brazil  

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Biological Citizens after Chernobyl. Princeton, N.J. :damages incurred from Chernobyl. Petryna interprets their

Pagano, Anna

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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461

A Few Good Samples: Shape & Tone Depiction for Hermite RBF Implicits Emilio Vital Brazil2, 1  

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also present our interactive editor. In Section 5 we show how to achieve different stip- pling styles in this di- rection are not very promising. Each area is now processed separately. If a certain stip- pling- automatically to generate a final distribution similar to a stip- ple drawing. We used points of different size

462

Brazil Wind Data (40km) from CEPEL

(Abstract): ...  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

b> The information is organized into cells measuring 10 x 40km. The wind potential maps were calculated from simulations produced by the MesoMap(*) for 360...

463

Brazil Wind Data (10km) from CEPEL

(Abstract): ...  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

b> The information is organized into cells measuring 10 x 10km. The wind potential maps were calculated from simulations produced by the MesoMap(*) for 360...

464

ECI International Conference on Boiling Heat Transfer Florianpolis-SC-Brazil, 3-7 May 2009  

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investigated for tube bundles consisting of long tubes (H/D>4) [Grant et al. (1979), Schrage et al. (1988 studies provide valuable knowledge on the two-phase pressure drop in conventional tube bundles. However-phase pressure multipliers, Pressure drops Exit quality, Void fractions Inlet and outlet fluid temperarures

Yanikoglu, Berrin

465

Case study analysis of biomass burning plumes observed over Brazil during SAMBBA, September 2012  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Biomass burning is a huge source of atmospheric aerosols and is poorly understood leading to large uncertainties in estimates of radiative forcing of climate. Aerosols have both a direct effect on climate by reflecting and absorbing solar radiation and an indirect effect by acting as cloud condensation nuclei (CCN) and ice nuclei (IN). Biomass burning aerosols are produced from burning of vegetation with the vast majority occurring in the tropics. This research presents data collected during the aircraft campaign of the South American Biomass Burning Analysis (SAMBBA) project during September and October 2012. A smouldering rainforest fire and a flaming savannah-like fire were selected for in-depth case studies of the atmospheric plume constituents and provide a comparison between the two fire types. The physiochemical characterization of the two plumes are identified

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

466

Production of compost with bagasse and vinasses for cane crop in Brazil  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Recent laboratory experiments have shown that a mixture of bagasse, animal manure and vinasse can be transformed into compost suitable for agriculture. The factors necessary for good composting are discussed, these include the carbon-nitrogen ratio, moisture, aeration and temperature. A mixture of 300 kg cane bagasse and 38 kg poultry manure moistened with vinasse gave the best results.

Park, Y.K.; Castro Gomez, R.J.H.

1982-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

467

25 years of software engineering in Brazil: Beyond an insider's view  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

The software engineering area is facing a growing number of challenges due to the continuing increase in software size and complexity. The challenges are addressed by the very relevant and high quality publications of the Brazilian Symposium on Software ... Keywords: Expert opinion survey, Mapping study, Software engineering

Paulo Anselmo Da Mota Silveira Neto; JoS Sousa Gomes; Eduardo Santana De Almeida; Jair Cavalcanti Leite; Thais Vasconcelos Batista; Larissa Leite

2013-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

468

Land-use practices in Ouro Preto do Oeste, Rondonia, Brazil  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Road development and colonization projects have brought about wide-scale deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. The state of Rondonia, located in the western Amazon Basin, best exemplifies the problems related to land-use changes because it has the highest rates of deforestation in the Amazon Basin. In order to identify the main land-use practices in Rondonia, interviews with local farmers were carried out in the central part of Rondonia, in the PIC (Integrated Colonization Project) Ouro Preto do Oeste. This is the oldest colonization project in the state. The governmental colonization programs attracted migrants to the area through the construction of roads and infrastructure necessary for the colonists to occupy the land for agricultural practices. The interviews were done on lots of the PIC Ouro Preto and in PAD Urupa to define the background of the colonists, their land-use practices, their economic situation, and their relationships with governmental institutions.

Pedlowski, M.A.; Dale, V.H.

1992-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

469

The Structure of Worker Compensation in Brazil, With a Comparison to France and the United States  

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Wages, Pro?ts, and Capital Intensity: Evidence from Matchedcantly to ?rm size, capital intensity, occupational skilland the relationship with capital intensity is only slightly

Filho, Naerico Aquino Menezes; Muendler, Marc-Andreas; Ramey, Garey

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

470

The Structure of Worker Compensation in Brazil, With a Comparison to France and the United States  

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cantly to ?rm size, capital intensity, occu- pational skillemployment, capital stock and capital intensity in Brazilianrms, and the relationship with capital intensity is Table 8:

Filhoz, Naercio Aquino Menezes; Muendler, Marc-Andreas; Ramey, Garey

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

471

Energy Demand and Fuel Supply in Developing Countries Brazil, Korea and the Philippines  

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increased o f coke hydroelectricity. S u b s t a n t i a l roccurred of in industry, hydroelectricity, in the demand for

Sathaye, Jayant A.

1984-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

472

[en] TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC ASSESSMENT OF MEDIUM SIZED SOLAR-ASSISTED AIR-CONDITIONING IN BRAZIL.  

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??[pt] No Brasil, devido ao clima tropical, muita energia eltrica utilizada em sistemas de ar condicionado. Devido excelente irradiao solar que incide na (more)

TILL FELIX REICHARDT

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

473

Analysis of Relative Humidity Sensors at the WMO Radiosonde Intercomparison Experiment in Brazil  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

The quality of the vertical distribution measurements of humidity in the atmosphere is very important in meteorology due to the crucial role that water vapor plays in the earths energy budget. The radiosonde is the humidity measurement device ...

Luiz F. Sapucci; Luiz A. T. Machado; Reinaldo B. da Silveira; Gilberto Fisch; Joo F. G. Monico

2005-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Structure of Worker Compensation in Brazil, With a Comparison to France and the United States  

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manufacturing. 14 The individual earnings model (1) decomposes log wages into mutually exclusive additive

Filho, Naerico Aquino Menezes; Muendler, Marc-Andreas; Ramey, Garey

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Coalitional Choices and Strategic Challenges: The Landless Movement in Brazil, 19702005  

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1998). At the same time, hydroelectric dams and reservoirsThose displaced due to hydroelectric projects had beenthe construction of hydroelectric projects in various ways (

Sinek, Wendy M.

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Evaluation of a Dynamic Agroecosystem Model (Agro-IBIS) for Soybean in Southern Brazil  

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With the growing demands for food and biofuel, new technologies and crop management systems are being used to increase productivity and minimize land-use impacts. In this context, estimates of productivity and the impacts of agriculture management ...

Geovane Webler; Dbora Regina Roberti; Santiago Vianna Cuadra; Virnei Silva Moreira; Marcos Heil Costa

2012-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Comparing Brazil and USA electricity performance; what was the impact of privatisation?  

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Mota, Raffaella L

2004-06-16T23:59:59.000Z

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Characterizing Variability of the Urban Physical Environment for a Suite of Cities in Rondnia, Brazil  

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Urban environments are characterized by high spectral and spatial heterogeneity and, as a consequence, most urban pixels in moderate-resolution imagery contain multiple land-cover materials. Despite these complexities, virtually all urban land ...

Rebecca L. Powell; Dar A. Roberts

2008-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Record U.S. ethanol exports in 2011 help offset Brazil's ...  

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Petroleum & Other Liquids. Crude oil, gasoline, heating oil, diesel, propane, and other liquids including biofuels and natural gas liquids. Natural Gas

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Monitoring Selective Logging in Tropical Evergreen Forests Using Landsat: Multitemporal Regional Analyses in Mato Grosso, Brazil  

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Selective logging degrades tropical forests. Logging operations vary in timing, location, and intensity. Evidence of this land use is rapidly obscured by forest regeneration and ongoing deforestation. A detailed study of selective logging ...

Eraldo A. T. Matricardi; David L. Skole; Mark A. Cochrane; Jiaguo Qi; Walter Chomentowski

2005-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy from renewable sources for rural communities of the state of Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil  

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Rural communities of the state of Rio Grande do Sul developed on the basis of various ethenic origin, and distinctly took root in the regions of different topography. On the south and the west nearly half of the state is mainly flat land, where the inhabitants are racially heterogenous and live pricipally in small towns with large farm lands around. The rest of the state consists of high lands that gradually rise from the northwest to maximum 1200m altitude at the northeast. In the foothills, industrial base was developed by the German settelers, whereas the Italian immigrants settled on the hills. The hilly region is composed of small rural properties with area varying from 10 to 50 hectares. They are scattered all over the region, which make it economically unfeasable to distribute electricity from the main grid, due to high investment cost unlikely to be paid off by the energy consumption rate of the rural properietors. It could be verified from the fact that till to-date the local federation of the cooperatives of rural electrification achieved to supply electricity to only 15% of the total area and its future expansion is getting limited. This paper describes a pilot project initiated in the county 'Tres Coroa' of this region, that is being developed under the guidance of the energy group of the Federal University of RGS, coordinated with balanced technical, agronomical, economical and ecilogical activities to meet its energy demand, that could be supplied with the locally available resources. It is aimed in this project to provide the rural habitants adequate energy for a decent living i.e., electricity for lights, TV and small domestic appliances, thermal energy for hot water supply and fuel to run the agricultural machineries. In future, other nearby counties could follow this experiment with proper and adequate modifications to suite the need and the type of resources available there.

Bristotti, A.; Sadhu, D.

1983-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

482

Internal Tides in the Southwestern Atlantic off Brazil: Observations and Numerical Modeling  

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Data collected from moored instruments, deployed over the southeastern Brazilian continental shelf during the summer and winter months of 2001, show internal tide activity near the shelf break. To help to elucidate the observations, a fully three-...

Adriene F. Pereira; Belmiro M. Castro

2007-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

483

Regional, Economic, and Environmental Implications of Dual Ethanol Technologies in Brazil  

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Climate change, food security, and energy efficiency have become universal challenges for global economic development and environmental conservation that demand in-depth multidisciplinary research. Biofuels have emerged ...

Guerrero Compean, Roberto

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Price of Liquefied U.S. Natural Gas Exports to Brazil (Dollars...  

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Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 2010 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 7.50 -- 2011 -- -- -- -- 8.28 -- 12.74 -- 12.42 -- -- 9.99 2012 -- -- 10.68 -- -- -- -- --...

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U.S. Exports to Brazil of Crude Oil and Petroleum Products ...  

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Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec; 1993: 13: 16: 21: 23: 38: 12: 20: 11: 9: 16: 9: 2: 1994: 2: 4: 9: 25: 11: 5: 3: 24: 12: 22: 27: ...

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Liquefied U.S. Natural Gas Exports to Brazil (Million Cubic Feet...  

Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update (EIA)

Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 2010 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,279 0 2011 0 0 0 0 1,680 0 2,581 0 4,681 0 0 2,108 2012 0 0 2,601 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,644 0 2,897 2013 0 0...

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U.S. Exports to Brazil of Petroleum Coke (Thousand Barrels)  

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Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec; 1993: 61: 130: 127: 99: 66: 66: 66: 73: 1994: 66: 132: 25: 67: 86: 66: 3: 82: 107: 1995: 0: 77: ...

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U.S. Imports from Brazil of Crude Oil and Petroleum ...  

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Decade Year-0 Year-1 Year-2 Year-3 Year-4 Year-5 Year-6 Year-7 Year-8 Year-9; 1970's: 9: 2: 5: 0: 0: 0: 1: 1980's: 3: 23: 47: 41: 60: 61: 50: 84: 98: ...

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Liquefied U.S. Natural Gas Exports to Brazil (Million Cubic Feet...  

Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update (EIA)

Decade Year-0 Year-1 Year-2 Year-3 Year-4 Year-5 Year-6 Year-7 Year-8 Year-9 2000's 0 0 0 2010's 3,279 11,049 8,142...

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Regional, economic, and environmental effects of traditional and biotechnologically enhanced ethanol production processes in Brazil  

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Climate change, food security, and energy efficiency have become universal challenges for global economic development and environmental conservation that demand in-depth multidisciplinary research. Biofuels have emerged ...

Guerrero Compen, Roberto

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

491

Price of Liquefied U.S. Natural Gas Exports to Brazil (Dollars...  

Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update (EIA)

Decade Year-0 Year-1 Year-2 Year-3 Year-4 Year-5 Year-6 Year-7 Year-8 Year-9 2000's -- -- -- 2010's 7.50 11.40 11.19...

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U.S. Exports to Brazil of Crude Oil and Petroleum Products ...  

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Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec; 1993: 388: 454: 659: 682: 1,191: 359: 615: 354: 265: 499: 282: 74: 1994: 68: 100: 266: 739: 335: ...

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U.S. Imports from Brazil of Crude Oil (Thousand Barrels ...  

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Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec; 1973: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 1974: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 0: 1975: 0: 0: ...

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U.S. Net Imports from Brazil of Crude Oil and Petroleum ...  

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Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec; 1993-10: 6: 6: 33: 3: 7: 28: 20: 50-1: 52: 7: 1994: 9: 8: 2: 17: 85: 57: 51: 14: 10-4-27-25: ...

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U.S. Imports from Brazil of Fuel Ethanol (Thousand Barrels)  

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Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec; 2004: 126: 104: 297: 258: 468: 385: 318: 96: 2005: 134: 324: 239: 125: 2006: 188: 382: 602: 170: ...

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Characterizing Vegetation Fire Dynamics in Brazil through Multisatellite Data: Common Trends and Practical Issues  

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Correctly characterizing the frequency and distribution of fire occurrence is essential for understanding the environmental impacts of biomass burning. Satellite fire detection is analyzed from two sensorsthe Advanced Very High Resolution ...

Wilfrid Schroeder; Jeffrey T. Morisette; Ivan Csiszar; Louis Giglio; Douglas Morton; Christopher O. Justice

2005-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Contribution of Brazil Nut Shell Fiber and Electron-Beam Irradiation ...  

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Lignocellulosic-Based Carbon Fibers from Biofuel Production Wastes Magnesium Sheets Produced by Extrusion Magnetite Formation Observed with TEM on...

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Abstract The savannas (cerrado) of south-central Brazil are currently subjected to frequent anthropogenic burning,  

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anthropogenic burning, causing widespread reduction in tree density. Increasing concentrations of atmospheric CO2 could reduce the im- pact of such frequent burning by increasing the availabili- ty CO2 and at two nutrient levels. To simulate burning, the plants were either clipped at 15 weeks

Jackson, Robert B.

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An Interdisciplinary Study on Farm Based Biogas Production in Southern Brazil.  

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?? Today the use of anaerobic digestion technique emerges as an alternative to the conventional treatment method of pig slurry to the pig producers in (more)

Hjort, Anders

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Technology transfer by CDM projects: a comparison of Brazil, China, India and Mexico  

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and biogas recovery in breeding farms and landfills (see table 3). Renewable energy projects mostly consist is biogas recovery. They generally entail technology transfer. In particular, projects in breeding farms mitigating biogas resulting from the decomposition process of animal effluents present interesting channels

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