American Indian nations comprise a sig-nificant portion of the lands in the western
Garnero, Ed
their wariness: Well-remem- bered episodes such as the Cold War pursuit of uranium on the Colorado Plateau, a recent form of geophysical exploration on Ameri- can Indian homelands, led to resource exploitation
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Kasahara, Hironori
#12;IPSJ SIG Technical Report 5 OSCAR API Fig. 5 Structure of OSCAR API standard translator and DeIPSJ SIG Technical Report OSCAR API 1 1 1 1 1 1 OSCAR SH4A 8 RP2 OSCAR API API RP2 8 SPEC CPU 2000 ART 1.16 1. 64 80 1 [7][8] , [9] 1 1 Waseda Universoty [10] OSCAR [1] [5] RP-2 [6] OSCAR OSCAR API[2
Reasoning about the ERK signal transduction pathway using BioSigNetRR
Shankland, Carron
Reasoning about the ERK signal transduction pathway using BioSigNetRR Carron Shankland a , Nam network (the ERK pathway of [CSK + 03]) using the declarative language of the tool BioSigNetRR [BCT + 04
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Reasoning about the ERK signal transduction pathway using BioSigNet-RR
Baral, Chitta
Reasoning about the ERK signal transduction pathway using BioSigNet-RR Carron Shanklanda , Nam. In this paper we present a preliminary report on describing a a simple network (the ERK pathway of [4]) using
SIG Technology Review Summer 1994 57 Real-Time Navigation Using the Global Positioning System
Simon, Dan
SIG Technology Review Â· Summer 1994 57 Real-Time Navigation Using the Global Positioning System Real-Time Navigation Using the Global Positioning System Dan Simon and Hossny El-Sherief, TRW Ballistic Technology Review Â· Summer 1994 Real-Time Navigation Using the Global Positioning System introduces errors
Kusiak, Andrew
(wind energy in particular) has grown sig- nificantly in the last years. As a relatively new industry, wind energy must address numerous questions, including providing accurate short-term prediction of wind of the generated power [1]. Long-term wind speed and power prediction is of interest to management of energy
Optimal Wind Conditions for the Survival of Larval Northern Anchovy, Engraulis mordax
. There is a statistically sig- nificant relation between larva mortality rate and the frequency of calm, low wind speed periOptimal Wind Conditions for the Survival of Larval Northern Anchovy, Engraulis mordax: A Modeling- puter modeling. The hypothesis was as follows. While wind events dissipate layers of planktonic food
Speech-Evoked Neurophysiologic Responses in Children with Learning Problems: Development and
and elucidate the functional sig- nificance of these responses. Design: The P1/N1/N2 complex was measured in 150
Office of Environmental Management (EM)
user community grew sig- nificantly as BISON was installed on a new high- performance computing cluster at the Westing- house International Headquarters in Cranberry Township,...
23rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference, Valencia, Spain, Sept. 2008 PROGRESS typically lead to a sig- nificant degradation of the bulk lifetime [3]. Hence, low- temperature surface
Vol. 48 No. SIG 0(PRO 35) 2007 Java Remote GluonJ Remote GluonJ
Chiba, Shigeru
Vol. 48 No. SIG 0(PRO 35) 2007 Java Remote GluonJ Remote GluonJ Remote GluonJ Remote GluonJ Java Remote GluonJ Remote GluonJ An AOP based Agile Development Environment for Distributed Software Muga/from the existing program easily. To support software development for Java with our method, we developed Remote
Janée, Greg
Integration of Knowledge Organization Systems into Digital Library Architectures: Position Paper for 13th ASIS&T SIG/CR Workshop, "Reconceptualizing Classification Research" Linda Hill, Olha Buchel, Greg Janée Alexandria Digital Library Project University of California, Santa Barbara lhill
Varahan, Sriram; Iyer, Vljayalakshmi S.; Moore, William T.; Hancock, Lynn E.
2013-05-03T23:59:59.000Z
confers lysozyme resistance to enterococcus faecalis via the activation of the extracytoplasmic function sigma factor SigV. Journal of bacteriology 195(14):3125-34. Published version: http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1128/JB.00291-13 Terms of Use: http... correspondence to Lynn E. Hancock, lynnh@ksu.edu. Copyright © 2013, American Society for Microbiology. All Rights Reserved. doi:10.1128/JB.00291-13 July 2013 Volume 195 Number 14 Journal of Bacteriology p. 3125–3134 jb.asm.org 3125 o n June 30, 2014...
Edward Anderson
2014-07-15T23:59:59.000Z
This article contributes to the debate of the meaning of relationalism and background independence, which has remained of interest in theoretical physics from Newton versus Leibniz through to foundational issues for today's leading candidate theories of quantum gravity. I contrast and compose the substantially different Leibniz--Mach--Barbour (LMB) and Rovelli--Crane (RC) uses of the word `relational'. Leibniz advocated primary timelessness and Mach that `time is to be abstracted from change'. I consider 3 distinct viewpoints on Machian time: Barbour's, Rovelli's and my own. I provide four expansions on Barbour's taking configuration space to be primary: to (perhaps a weakened notion of) phase space, categorizing, perspecting and propositioning. Categorizing means considering not only object spaces but also the corresponding morphisms and then functors between such pairs. Perspecting means considering the set of subsystem perspectives; this is an arena in which the LMB and Rovelli approaches make contact. By propositioning, I mean considering the set of propositions about a physical (sub)system. I argue against categorization being more than a formal pre-requisite for quantization in general; however, perspecting is a categorical operation, and propositioning leads one to considering topoi, with Isham and Doering's work represents one possibility for a mathematically sharp implementation of propositioning. Further applications of this article are arguing for Ashtekar variables as being relational in LMB as well as just the usually-ascribed RC sense, relationalism versus supersymmetry, string theory and M-theory. The question of whether scale is relational is also considered, with quantum cosmology in mind.
Instrumentation and procedures for validation of synthetic infrared image generation (SIG) models
Salvaggio, Carl
temperature, relative humidity, wind speed, cloud cover, precipitation type and rate, total insolation models are becoming more complex with the incorporation of radiation propagation, thermodynamic by the model mimic many effects seen in actual imagery. The focus of this paper is the definition
Ann. Geophys., 30, 10031013, 2012 www.ann-geophys.net/30/1003/2012/
Bergen, Universitetet i
A layer of superthermal ions and electrons has been consis- tently observed along and just outside that a sig- nificant portion, if not all of this superthermal population, originates from within
Linninger, Andreas A.
of temperature collocation for the design of complex distillation networks. Despite search space reduction mass, equilibrium, summation, and heat (MESH) equations. Complex columns are distillation units distillate leaving conventional columns. Complex separation networks are sig- nificant, because there appears
Economics of Lifecycle analysis and greenhouse gas regulations
Rajagopal, Deepak
2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
sig- nificant share of the oil market. Today, ethanol (fromsuch as the effect on oil markets, on fertilizer marketsapproach. A model of the oil market with two fuels gasoline
TurbSim: Reliability-based Wind Turbine Simulator Joseph T. Foley
Gutowski, Timothy
with elimination of dependence on oil. This has resulted in sig- nificant investment into large scale deployment to concepts of Life Cycle Analysis(LCA) to determine the Energy Return on Investment (ERoI). A critical
Blocking Objectionable Web Content by Leveraging Multiple Information Sources Nitin Agarwal
Liu, Huan
that has very little tex- tual content), URL redirection to some websites, or directly typing (porn websites). Second, the number of positive instances (say, porn websites) is often sig- nificantly less than
e-mail: aem277@psu.edu Karen A. Thole
Thole, Karen A.
film cooling. A conjugate heat transfer model for the endwall of a seven-blade cascade was developed with internal impingement cooling are of sig- nificant value. Relevant Literature Conjugate heat transfer models
Paris-Sud XI, UniversitÃ© de
-Institut Armand-Frappier, Research Laboratories in Sciences Applied to Food, Canadian Irradiation Center, 531 / gastro-intestinal 1. INTRODUCTION Lactic acid bacteria (LAB) play a sig- nificant role in fermented foods
TRANSITION STRATEGIES Sig Gronich
Options. Â·Natural Gas Hydrogen Â· Biomass Hydrogen Â·Distributed Coal / IGCC Hydrogen Â· Compressed Gas special attention to the transition to a nascent hydrogen economy Â· Analyze cost goals and Liquid Storage Â· Electrolysis Â· Compressed Gas Delivery Â· Cold Gas Delivery and Liquid Delivery Â· Co
Technology Validation Sig Gronich
and validate integrated hydrogen and fuel cell technologies in a systems context under real operating in quantity that is powered by a wind turbine. · By 2008, validate hydrogen vehicles with greater than 250. . Distributed Generation TransportationBiomass Hydro Wind Solar Coal Nuclear Natural Gas Oil With
Wang, Haobin; Thompson, Ward H.; Miller, William H.
1997-08-01T23:59:59.000Z
H em m t er re r oy th si This aFˆ ~ b!5e2bH ˆ /2Fˆ e2bH ˆ /2 , ~1.2! which facilitates the evaluation of the trace in Eq. ~1.1b!, and ~2! the fact that the correlation function decays rapidly to zero so that quantum time evolution is required only... for short time. More specifically, ‘‘low rank’’ means that Fˆ (b) has only a relatively small number of eigenvalues that are sig- nificantly different from zero, and the first step of the proce- dure ~vide infra! is a Lanczos iteration calculation to find...
Guiding Polymers to Perfection: Macroscopic Alignment of Nanoscale
Sibener, Steven
frequently with (3) a complete absence of defects. This methodology can be exploited in hybrid hard/soft matter systems for electronics, catalysis, and sensors. Fabrication of macroscopic domains of periodic nanoscale structures using self-organizing systems has garnered sig- nificant attention because
Burns, John A.
Control, Estimation and Optimization of Energy Efficient Buildings Jeff Borggaard , John A. Burns-- Commercial buildings are responsible for a sig- nificant fraction of the energy consumption and greenhouse efficient buildings can have a tremendous impact on energy cost and greenhouse gas emission. Buildings
Smith, Bradley D.
Facilitated transport of sodium or potassium chloride across vesicle membranes using a ditopic salt or potassium chloride as a contact ion-pair, is shown to effect- ively transport either salt across vesicle membranes. Sig- nificant transport is observed even when the transporter : phospholipid ratio is as low as 1
Paris-Sud XI, Université de
-containing aluminum alloys such as 2024 alloy are often used in aerospace applications; thus, there is sig- nificant interest in their corrosion behaviour in aerated solutions. These materials are high-strength alloys mechanical properties. In such alloys, copper is present in the matrix as well as in various fine
del Alamo, Jesús A.
that the combination of a strong and positive temperature dependence of the II coefficient and the sig- nificant self-heating--Impact ionization, self-heating, strained-Si. I. INTRODUCTION STRAINED-SI technology holds great promise in the con conditions. We have found that this is the result of the interplay between the severe self-heating
Institute of Radiological Sciences Rev. Sci. Instrum. 83, 02A332 (2012) Concepts for the magnetic design of the MITICA neutral beam test facility ion accelerator Rev. Sci. Instrum. 83, 02B107 (2012) A 2 MV Van de, Z, and the National Ignition Facility (NIF). Sig- nificant improvements to the system in recent
2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
-order contamination in low-resolution spectra V. Stanishev Department of Physics, Stockholm University, Albanova-order contamination is presented. The method was developed for correcting spectra obtained with grism #4 of the ALFOSC will be contaminated by the blue light of the 2nd-order, in many cases quite sig- nificantly. The order contamination
Hu, Jiang
reduce buffer/gate cost sig- nificantly (by 71% on average) when compared to traditional net is widely recognized as an essential technique for interconnect optimization [1] while interconnect solution optimally in quadratic time. This algorithm is extended to handle buffer cost and buffer library
DonÃ¡zar, JosÃ© A.
. Research on wind-farm effects has focused on estimating mortality rates, behavioural changes or inter to extinction sig- nificantly decreased when wind-farm mortality was included in models. Our results represent-natural causes of mortality difficult to eradicate or control, wind-farm fatalities can be lowered by powering
3DSHU 3RVWHUV (6050% 6HTXHQFHV 7HFKQLTXHV
of additional equipment (as in [1]) are required. Our method iteratively searches for the transformation-space line (fully specifying the transformation matrix) which transforms the acquired image with sig- nificant subject motion. More realistic volumetric data were acquired by a Siemens 3T Trio
S O U T H E A ST D R U M A N D C R OA K E R F I S H E R I E S Southeast Drum
sig- nificant increases in commercial landings did not occur until the 1950's when the pet food industry began harvesting them in the northern Gulf of Mexico. In recent years the recreational harvest of Mexico peaked in 1956 at over 32,000 t, more than 20,000 t above that of 1953. This increase for the most
Hamza, Iqbal
period, the body mass of striped bass fed to satiety increased 22.9%, while that of fasted fish decreased of fasted fish increased sig- nificantly (P bass that were fasted Growth Hormone Levels in Striped Bass BRIAN. C. SMALL,*' JOSEPH H. SCARES, JR.,L. CURRY WOODS III
Schiller, Stephan
+ ions and room-temperature O2 have been studied in a laser-cooling ion trap apparatus. For small Coulomb state-selectively. Regarding the ion side of this challenging program, sig- nificant progress was made using laser cooling techniques. In par- ticular, sympathetic cooling by laser-cooled atomic ions
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 60916099, 2013 www.atmos-chem-phys.net/13/6091/2013/
Meskhidze, Nicholas
Laboratory for Semi-Arid Climate Change of the Ministry of Education, College of Atmospheric Sciences been assessed as a sig- nificant anthropogenic forcing for twentieth century climate change and as one of the largest sources of uncertainty in var- ious assessments of radiative forcing for climate change (e
DOI: 10.1002/adma.200602099 Competitive Hydrogen Bonding in p-Stacked Oligomers**
Rochefort, Alain
DOI: 10.1002/adma.200602099 Competitive Hydrogen Bonding in p-Stacked Oligomers** By Alain, such as light-emitting diodes, field- effect transistors, and photovoltaic cells.[1] Although such mate- rials by multiple amide functional groups with the ability to form hydrogen bonds.[5] Thus, one can sig- nificantly
Friedman, Eby G.
to the complicated transient be- havior of the short-circuit current [1]. The short-circuit power dissipation Effective Capacitance of Inductive Interconnects for Short-Circuit Power Analysis Guoqing Chen and Eby G induce sig- nificant error when estimating short-circuit power. In order to cap- ture this shielding
Stoffel, Markus
and Environmental Engineering, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia d Laboratory of Dendrogeomorphology the Navaluenga flow gauge (Avila Province) as well as a 1D/2D coupled numerical hydraulic model. A total of 49 hydraulic modelling, we cannot find a statistically sig- nificant difference between water depths registered
242 Herpetological Review 36(3), 2005 Herpetological Review, 2005, 36(3), 242244.
Hoebel, Gerlinde
reported (Ovaska and Caldbeck 1997), as well as calls for the defense of retreat sites (Stewart and Rand Nicaragua to central Colombia (Lynch and Myers 1983), to date all available information on the vocalizations variation between populations was statistically sig- nificant I calculated Mann-Whitney's U-tests. Results
Phase quantification in nanobainite via magnetic measurements and X-ray diraction
Cambridge, University of
stainless steels and TRIP steels. The fitting constants used in many of such analyses vary sig- nificantly bainitic steel is of impor- tance because of the nature of its percolating structure that controls many and the saturation magnetisation is obtained and its form is found to be consistent with previous work done on duplex
Ma, Lena
Effects of compost and phosphate amendments on arsenic mobility in soils and arsenic uptake, or biosolid compost. Phosphate amendments sig- nificantly enhanced plant As uptake from the two tested soils was responsible for the enhanced mobility of As and subsequent increased plant uptake. Compost additions
Zewail, Ahmed
. The Mediterranean people have a rich history encompassing cradles of civilization ranging from Egypt and Greece problems of sig- nificance to the region such as illegal immigration, illiteracy, food shortages, energy drain and channel the energy of youth into a knowledge-based world economy. The new MU initiative could
Active Measurement and Time-Domain Characterization of IP Packet Jitter
Bregni, Stefano
Active Measurement and Time-Domain Characterization of IP Packet Jitter Stefano Bregni, Senior depends sig- nificantly on the statistics of packet jitter, thus yielding a growing interest for real data measurement. We developed an experimen- tal setup to measure IP packet jitter by active probing, aiming
SCOUR DOWNSTREAM OF GRADE-CONTROL By Noel E. Bormann1
Julien, Pierre Y.
SCOUR DOWNSTREAM OF GRADE-CONTROL STRUCTURES By Noel E. Bormann1 and Pierre Y. Julien,2 Members, ASCE ABSTRACT: A theoretical investigation of local scour downstream of grade-control structures based, however, causes sig- nificant downstream local scour, which may undermine these structures. Structural
Kaganovich, Igor
Coefficient in Energy in Bounded Collisional Plasmas Lev D. Tsendin Abstract--The electron energies in typical, the momentum relaxation in collisions with neutrals is sig- nificantly faster than the energy relaxation due be de- scribed by a diffusion coefficient in energy . Both collisional and stochastic heating mechanisms
Dynamic Scheduling for Mobile Robots Tucker Balch, Harold Forbes and Karsten Schwan
between threads: ffl Robot Position: In cartesian coordinates. ffl Force On Robot: Each motor schema addsDynamic Scheduling for Mobile Robots Tucker Balch, Harold Forbes and Karsten Schwan College navigation for mobile robots. We present two important results: 1) Performance is improved sigÂ nificantly
Wildland fire emissions, carbon, and climate: Emission factors Shawn Urbanski
Wildland fire emissions, carbon, and climate: Emission factors Shawn Urbanski Missoula Fire burning Greenhouse gases Emission factors a b s t r a c t While the vast majority of carbon emitted mixture of gases and aerosols. Primary emissions include sig- nificant amounts of CH4 and aerosol (organic
Automated Quality Assurance Routines for fMRI Data Applied to a Multicenter Study
Gabrieli, John
MRI) data and influence the sig- nificance and reliability of conclusions drawn from these data. Generally and Nichols, 2003], result reliability and variability [Casey et al., 1998; Le and Hu, 1997; Maitra et al of fMRI equipment has been considered less frequently [Simmons et al., 1999; Thulborn, 2002
Prediction of solvent accessibility and sites of deleterious mutations from protein sequence
Weston, Ken
Prediction of solvent accessibility and sites of deleterious mutations from protein sequence of deleteriousmutationshavepreviouslybeenidentified by stability measurement or functional assay. Of the total of 130 residues predicted as sites of computational biology. Currently, reliable 3D prediction is still limited to the proteins with sig- nificant
Sarkar, Sahotra
functional sig- nificance is at present poorly under- stood, that question is apposite. Winnacker elaborated to the formation of individual cells, of cell communities, and of whole organisms.... We will go days. Some of the historical questions raised (such as the role of informa- tional thinking in the rise
arXiv:0707.3718v3[hep-ph]7Nov2007 SCIPP-07/10
California at Santa Cruz, University of
Physics, University of Warsaw, Hoza 69, 00-681 Warsaw, Poland d Division of Theoretical Physics of elementary particles at energy scales of order 100 GeV and below. Precision tests at LEP, the Tevatron and other lower energy colliders have detected no sig- nificant deviations from the predictions of observed
Digital Object Identifier 10.1109/MMM.2008.929696 50 December 20081527-3342/08/$25.002008 IEEE
Yu, Ming
©DIGITAL STOCK Ming Yu, Antonio Panariello, Mostafa Ismail, and Jingliang Zheng M icrowave/RF passive system. At the same time, many companies continue to spend sig- nificant effort on their in-house EM are selected as examples of passive components to be solved and designed in a Ming Yu (ming
www.afm-journal.de 2013 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim 1
Zheludev, Nikolay
of novel hybrid materials. These materials have a sig- nificant impact on a number of photonic applications for Manufacturing Three-Dimensional Bulk Plasmonic Nanocomposites Metallodielectric materials with plasmonic fabrication methods for three-dimensional bulk plasmonic nanocomposites that offer control over the size
Received 9 June 2004 Accepted 25 June 2004
Davies, Jonathan
dependent on solar energy input. Previous work demonstrated a sig- nificant correlation between the generalReceived 9 June 2004 Accepted 25 June 2004 Published online 24 September 2004 Environmental energy Biology, Imperial College London, Silwood Park Campus, Ascot SL5 7PY, UK 2 Molecular Systematics Section
Cardiopulmonary Function in RatsWith Lung Hemorrhage
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of
Cardiopulmonary Function in RatsWith Lung Hemorrhage Induced by Pulsed Ultrasound Exposure Jeffery using superthreshold exposure conditions known to produce sig- nificant lung hemorrhage. Methods. In 1 in the left lung of each rat. In a second group of 6 rats, 5 foci of ultrasound-induced hemorrhage were
Amer J of Potato Res (2002) 79:451-457 451 Foliar Resistance to Late Blight
Douches, David S.
2002-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Amer J of Potato Res (2002) 79:451-457 451 Foliar Resistance to Late Blight in Potato Clones States and other parts of the world pose a sig- nificant threat to potato production. A continual evalua- tion of potato clones for resistance to late blight is necessary to identify clones with resistance
Cowell, Andrew J.; Haack, Jereme N.; McColgin, Dave W.
2006-06-08T23:59:59.000Z
This research is aimed at understanding the dynamics of collaborative multi-party discourse across multiple communication modalities. Before we can truly make sig-nificant strides in devising collaborative communication systems, there is a need to understand how typical users utilize com-putationally supported communications mechanisms such as email, instant mes-saging, video conferencing, chat rooms, etc., both singularly and in conjunction with traditional means of communication such as face-to-face meetings, telephone calls and postal mail. Attempting to un-derstand an individual’s communications profile with access to only a single modal-ity is challenging at best and often futile. Here, we discuss the development of RACE – Retrospective Analysis of Com-munications Events – a test-bed prototype to investigate issues relating to multi-modal multi-party discourse.
Gilbes, Fernando
TM para realizar inventario de cobertura y uso de terrenos. Mentor - facilitador. 06/2001 Partnership
Cooling Energy and Cost Savings with Daylighting in a Hot and Humid Climate
Arasteh, D.; Johnson, R.; Selkowitz, S.; Connell, D.
1985-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
(including glazing) was %eld constant at values consistent with ASHRAE 90 standards. Since the thermal conductance of the glazing (single or dou- ble) exceeds the maximum U , as the glass area increases, the conductance 0% the opaque wall is reduced...- ing to a saturation of useful daylight and no sig- nificant further savings in electric lighting energy. This daylight saturation effect begins at effective apertures between 0.10 and 0.25 for typ- ical curtain wall designs in a perimeter zone...
P. F. Gonzalez-Diaz
1994-04-07T23:59:59.000Z
Special theory of relativity has been formulated in a vacuum momentum-energy representation which is equivalent to Einstein special relativity and predicts just the same results as it. Although in this sense such a formulation would be at least classically useless, its consistent extension to noninertial frames produces a momentum-energy metric which behaves as a new dynamical quantity that is here interpreted in terms of a cosmological field. This new field would be complementary to gravity in that its strength varies inversely to as that of gravity does. Using a strong-field approximation, we suggest that the existence of this cosmological field would induce a shift of luminous energy which could justify the existence of all the assumed invisible matter in the universe, so as the high luminousities found in active galactic nuclei and quasars.
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8 Equivalence Relations 8.1 Relations
Gera, Ralucca
8 Equivalence Relations 8.1 Relations 1. for sets A and B we define a relation from A to B have that if (a, b) R and (b, c) R then (a, c) R 8.3 Equivalence Relations 1. a relation is an equivalence relation if it is reflexive, symmetric and transitive 2. if a relation R on a set
Nuevas Iniciativas con los SIG en el Municipio de
Gilbes, Fernando
externa utilizando las servidumbres de acceso municipales GIS para el Inventario de activos Municipales #12;GIS para el Inventario de activos Municipales para el GASB34 Inventario de carreteras #12;GIS para el Inventario de activos Municipales para el GASB34 Inventario de Puentes #12;GASB34 BayamÃ³n Totales
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Adams, Keith LeRoy
1977-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
had significant (P & . 05) myofibrillar changes. In general the sig- nificant changes were characterised by a reduction in myosin, lower TT/TM and myosin/actin ratios and increased u-actinin for the treated sides as compared to the controls... & . 05) protein in the M-protein, n-actinin and 50 ? 100 K dalton regions with less (P & . 05) protein being in the myosin region when compared to those - amplcs incubated at pH 7. 0. Smaller (P & . 05) TT/TM ratios were also found in the pH 5. 4...
Enhancing the learning of topographic map use through a simulation game
Stubbles, Russell Ludwig
1974-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Independent Means: Lecture versus Game in Gain from Pretest to Posttest Scores (College) Group X Pretest X Posttest X Gain n df t P Lecture Game 13. 9 14. 5 21. 5 19. 1 7 6 7 1U 2. 1000 . 05 4. 6 13 Note: n=number of. students participating; df... 19. 1 20 0 19. 6 -1. 4 7 18 0. 7576 n. s. +0. 5 13 TABLE 2 indicates that lecture and game groups differed sig- nificantly in the enhancement of learning from the pretest to the posttest, in favor of the lecture group. However, TABLE 3, which...
Thomas Marlow
2006-03-07T23:59:59.000Z
We compare and contrast the basic principles of two philosophies: Bayesianism and relationalism. These two philosophies are both based upon criteria of rationality. The analogy invoked in such a comparison seems rather apt when discussing tentative proofs of quantum nonlocality. We argue that Bayesianism is almost to quantum theory, what general covariance is to general relativity. This is because the Bayesian interpretation of quantum theory can be given a relational flavour.
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Thermodynamics and scale relativity
Robert Carroll
2011-10-13T23:59:59.000Z
It is shown how the fractal paths of scale relativity (following Nottale) can be introduced into a thermodynamical context (following Asadov-Kechkin).
PHOTOSYNTHESIS AND RELATED PROCESSES
Govindjee
#12;#12;#12;#12;PHOTOSYNTHESIS AND RELATED PROCESSES VOLUME II Part 2 #12;« '«;- py as- b^ Section Research, 7, 288, 1954). #12;PHOTOSYNTHESIS nnd Related Processes By EUGENE I. RABINOWITCH Research Professor, Photosynthesis Research Labora- tory, Department of Botany, University of Illinois. Formerly
Relational Dynamic Bayesian Networks
Domingos, P; Weld, D; 10.1613/jair.1625
2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Stochastic processes that involve the creation of objects and relations over time are widespread, but relatively poorly studied. For example, accurate fault diagnosis in factory assembly processes requires inferring the probabilities of erroneous assembly operations, but doing this efficiently and accurately is difficult. Modeled as dynamic Bayesian networks, these processes have discrete variables with very large domains and extremely high dimensionality. In this paper, we introduce relational dynamic Bayesian networks (RDBNs), which are an extension of dynamic Bayesian networks (DBNs) to first-order logic. RDBNs are a generalization of dynamic probabilistic relational models (DPRMs), which we had proposed in our previous work to model dynamic uncertain domains. We first extend the Rao-Blackwellised particle filtering described in our earlier work to RDBNs. Next, we lift the assumptions associated with Rao-Blackwellization in RDBNs and propose two new forms of particle filtering. The first one uses abstracti...
General relativity and experiment
T. Damour
1994-12-08T23:59:59.000Z
The confrontation between Einstein's theory of gravitation and experiment is summarized. Although all current experimental data are compatible with general relativity, the importance of pursuing the quest for possible deviations from Einstein's theory is emphasized.
Equivalence Relations Definition of a relation on a set
Singman, David
Equivalence Relations Definition of a relation on a set Let A be any set. Any subset have 1R1, 2R3, 3R1, 2 R2, 3 R2, etc. #12;A special kind of relation- an Equivalence relation There is a type of relation, it's known as an equivalence relation, which is particularly useful. Definition
EXPERIMENTAL DETERMINATION OF STEAM WATER RELATIVE PERMEABILITY RELATIONS
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EXPERIMENTAL DETERMINATION OF STEAM WATER RELATIVE PERMEABILITY RELATIONS A REPORT SUBMITTED;Abstract A set of relative permeability relations for simultaneous ow of steam and water in porous media with saturation and pressure measurements. These relations show that the relative permeability for steam phase
Thermodynamics Review and Relations
Thermodynamics Review and Relations Review · Gas filled piston Motivation Thermodynamics the efficiency of steam engine. Only macroscopic continues states of matter are con- sidered. Thermodynamics of thermodynamics is essential since it easily to statistical mechanics. Definitions and Convention Signs The sign
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Noncommutative General Relativity
Xavier Calmet; Archil Kobakhidze
2005-06-27T23:59:59.000Z
We define a theory of noncommutative general relativity for canonical noncommutative spaces. We find a subclass of general coordinate transformations acting on canonical noncommutative spacetimes to be volume-preserving transformations. Local Lorentz invariance is treated as a gauge theory with the spin connection field taken in the so(3,1) enveloping algebra. The resulting theory appears to be a noncommutative extension of the unimodular theory of gravitation. We compute the leading order noncommutative correction to the action and derive the noncommutative correction to the equations of motion of the weak gravitation field.
Noncommutative general relativity
Calmet, Xavier [Service de Physique Theorique, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, CP225, Boulevard du Triomphe (Campus plaine), B-1050 Brussels (Belgium); Kobakhidze, Archil [Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 (United States); Andronikashvili Institute of Physics, 0177 Tbilisi, Georgia (United States)
2005-08-15T23:59:59.000Z
We define a theory of noncommutative general relativity for canonical noncommutative spaces. We find a subclass of general coordinate transformations acting on canonical noncommutative spacetimes to be volume-preserving transformations. Local Lorentz invariance is treated as a gauge theory with the spin connection field taken in the so(3,1) enveloping algebra. The resulting theory appears to be a noncommutative extension of the unimodular theory of gravitation. We compute the leading order noncommutative correction to the action and derive the noncommutative correction to the equations of motion of the weak gravitation field.
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Equivalence relations which reduce all Borel equivalence relations
Clemens, John D.
Equivalence relations which reduce all Borel equivalence relations John D. Clemens June 25, 2007 Abstract We study equivalence relations E such that every Borel equiva- lence relation is Borel reducible of equality of Borel sets, and show that this is not a minimal such re- lation among co-analytic equivalence
Donato Bini; Fernando de Felice; Andrea Geralico
2014-08-19T23:59:59.000Z
The definition of relative accelerations and strains among a set of comoving particles is studied in connection with the geometric properties of the frame adapted to a "fiducial observer." We find that a relativistically complete and correct definition of strains must take into account the transport law of the chosen spatial triad along the observer's congruence. We use special congruences of (accelerated) test particles in some familiar spacetimes to elucidate such a point. The celebrated idea of Szekeres' compass of inertia, arising when studying geodesic deviation among a set of free-falling particles, is here generalized to the case of accelerated particles. In doing so we have naturally contributed to the theory of relativistic gravity gradiometer. Moreover, our analysis was made in an observer-dependent form, a fact that would be very useful when thinking about general relativistic tests on space stations orbiting compact objects like black holes and also in other interesting gravitational situations.
Baryonic Tully-Fisher Relations
Stacy McGaugh
2000-09-20T23:59:59.000Z
I describe the disk mass-rotation velocity relation which underpins the familiar luminosity-linewidth relation. Continuity of this relation favors nearly maximal stellar mass-to-light ratios. This contradicts the low mass-to-light ratios implied by the lack of surface brightness dependence in the same relation.
GENERATING EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS BY HOMEOMORPHISMS
Clemens, John D.
GENERATING EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS BY HOMEOMORPHISMS JOHN D. CLEMENS Abstract. We give a construction of a single homeomorphism of 2N which generates the equivalence relation E0. We then consider ways of generating this equivalence relation using homeomorphisms with nicer structural properties, and show
On Controversies in Relativity Theory
Anatoli Andrei Vankov
2006-06-14T23:59:59.000Z
Controversies arise when specialists disagree on some particular issue. This normally occurs in any scientific brunch. We analyze some controversies, which have a good cause in Special Relativity. The paper does not question Special Relativity Theory but it challenges changing deeply held academic beliefs about imaginary experiments in Special Relativity Theory. PACS 03.30.+p
Similarity relations and BK-relational products 1 RADIM BELOHLAVEK
Belohlavek, Radim
of complex systems has been discussed by Bandler and Kohout in a series of papers. We show that BK- products and y are related by R and y and z are related by S. As discussed by Bandler and Kohout (see e.g. [1, 2
PHOTOSYNTHESIS AND RELATED PROCESSES, I
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Two relations that generalize the $q$-Serre relations and the Dolan-Grady relations
Paul Terwilliger
2003-07-01T23:59:59.000Z
We define an algebra on two generators which we call the Tridiagonal algebra, and we consider its irreducible modules. The algebra is defined as follows. Let K denote a field, and let $\\beta, \\gamma, \\gamma^*, \\varrho, \\varrho^*$ denote a sequence of scalars taken from K. The corresponding Tridiagonal algebra $T$ is the associative K-algebra with 1 generated by two symbols $A$, $A^*$ subject to the relations (i) \\lbrack A,A^2A^*-\\beta AA^*A + A^*A^2 -\\gamma (AA^*+A^*A)- \\varrho A^*\\rbrack = 0, (ii) \\lbrack A^*,A^{*2}A-\\beta A^*AA^* + AA^{*2} -\\gamma^* (A^*A+AA^*)- \\varrho^* A\\rbrack = 0, where $\\lbrack r,s\\rbrack $ means $rs-sr$. We call these relations the Tridiagonal relations. For $\\beta = q+q^{-1}$, $\\gamma = \\gamma^*=0$, $\\varrho=\\varrho^*=0$, the Tridiagonal relations are the $q$-Serre relations. For $\\beta = 2$, $\\gamma = \\gamma^*=0$, $\\varrho=b^2$, $\\varrho^*=b^{*2}$, the Tridiagonal relations are the Dolan-Grady relations. In the first part of this paper, we survey what is known about irreducible finite dimensional $T$-modules. We focus on how these modules are related to the Leonard pairs recently introduced by the present author, and the more general Tridiagonal pairs recently introduced by Ito, Tanabe, and the present author. In the second part of the paper, we construct an infinite dimensional irreducible $T$-module based on the Askey-Wilson polynomials.
Geometric Analysis and General Relativity
Lars Andersson
2005-12-23T23:59:59.000Z
This article discusses methods of geometric analysis in general relativity, with special focus on the role of "critical surfaces" such as minimal surfaces, marginal surface, maximal surfaces and null surfaces.
Geometrical optics in general relativity
A. Loinger
2006-09-19T23:59:59.000Z
General relativity includes geometrical optics. This basic fact has relevant consequences that concern the physical meaning of the discontinuity surfaces propagated in the gravitational field - as it was first emphasized by Levi-Civita.
The Baryonic Tully Fisher Relation
Sebastian Gurovich; Stacy S. McGaugh; Ken C. Freeman; Helmut Jerjen; Lister Staveley-Smith; W. J. G. De Blok
2004-11-17T23:59:59.000Z
We validate the baryonic Tully Fisher (BTF) relation by exploring the Tully Fish er (TF) and BTF properties of optically and HI-selected disk galaxies. The data includes galaxies from: Sakai et al. (2000) calibrator sample; McGaugh et al. (2000: MC2000) I-band sample; and 18 newly acquired HI-selected field dwarf galaxies observed with the ANU 2.3m telescope and the ATNF Parkes telescope from Gurovich's thesis sample (2005). As in MC2000, we re-cast the TF and BTF relations as relationships between baryo n mass and W_{20}. First we report some numerical errors in MC2000. Then, we c alculate weighted bi-variate linear fits to the data, and finally we compare the fits of the intrinsically fainter dwarfs with the brighter galaxies of Sakai et al. (2000). With regards to the local calibrator disk galaxies of Sakai et al. (2000), our results suggest that the BTF relation is indeed tighter than the T F relation and that the slopes of the BTF relations are statistically flatter th an the equivalent TF relations. Further, for the fainter galaxies which include the I-band MCG2000 and HI-selected galaxies of Gurovich's thesis sample, we calc ulate a break from a simple power law model because of what appears to be real c osmic scatter. Not withstanding this point, the BTF models are marginally better models than the equivalent TF ones with slightly smaller reduced chi^2.
Relative Permeability of Fractured Rock
Mark D. Habana
2002-06-30T23:59:59.000Z
Contemporary understanding of multiphase flow through fractures is limited. Different studies using synthetic fractures and various fluids have yielded different relative permeability-saturation relations. This study aimed to extend the understanding of multiphase flow by conducting nitrogen-water relative permeability experiments on a naturally-fractured rock from The Geysers geothermal field. The steady-state approach was used. However, steady state was achieved only at the endpoint saturations. Several difficulties were encountered that are attributed to phase interference and changes in fracture aperture and surface roughness, along with fracture propagation/initiation. Absolute permeabilities were determined using nitrogen and water. The permeability values obtained change with the number of load cycles. Determining the absolute permeability of a core is especially important in a fractured rock. The rock may change as asperities are destroyed and fractures propagate or st rain harden as the net stresses vary. Pressure spikes occurred in water a solute permeability experiments. Conceptual models of an elastic fracture network can explain the pressure spike behavior. At the endpoint saturations the water relative permeabilities obtained are much less than the nitrogen gas relative permeabilities. Saturations were determined by weighing and by resistivity calculations. The resistivity-saturation relationship developed for the core gave saturation values that differ by 5% from the value determined by weighing. Further work is required to complete the relative permeability curve. The steady-state experimental approach encountered difficulties due to phase interference and fracture change. Steady state may not be reached until an impractical length of time. Thus, unsteady-state methods should be pursued. In unsteady-state experiments the challenge will be in quantifying rock fracture change in addition to fluid flow changes.
Relative Lyapunov Centre Bifurcations Claudia Wulff
Wulff, Claudia
Relative Lyapunov Centre Bifurcations Claudia Wulff Department of Mathematics University of Surrey are periodic orbits of the symmetry reduced system. Relative Lyapunov centre bifurcations are bifurcations of relative periodic orbits from relative equilibria corresponding to Lyapunov centre bifurcations
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Conformal Relativity: Theory and Observations
V. Pervushin; V. Zinchuk; A. Zorin
2004-11-22T23:59:59.000Z
Theoretical and observational arguments are listed in favor of a new principle of relativity of units of measurements as the basis of a conformal-invariant unification of General Relativity and Standard Model by replacement of all masses with a scalar (dilaton) field. The relative units mean conformal observables: the coordinate distance, conformal time, running masses, and constant temperature. They reveal to us a motion of a universe along its hypersurface in the field space of events like a motion of a relativistic particle in the Minkowski space, where the postulate of the vacuum as a state with minimal energy leads to arrow of the geometric time. In relative units, the unified theory describes the Cold Universe Scenario, where the role of the conformal dark energy is played by a free minimal coupling scalar field in agreement with the most recent distance-redshift data from type Ia supernovae. In this Scenario, the evolution of the Universe begins with the effect of intensive creation of primordial W-Z-bosons explaining the value of CMBR temperature, baryon asymmetry, tremendous deficit of the luminosity masses in the COMA-type superclusters and large-scale structure of the Universe.
Weak Values and Relational Generalisations
Thomas Marlow
2006-04-20T23:59:59.000Z
We justify generalisations of weak values from a tentatively relational perspective by deriving them from a generalisation of Bayes' rule. We also argue that these generalisations have implications of quantum nonlocality and may form a novel approach to quantum gravity and cosmology.
Centre de recherche RELATIONAL CAPABILITY
Boyer, Edmond
vary across time according to how close the population is to some poverty threshold. It relies's framework of capabilities. Key-Words: - Empowerment - Escaping Poverty Index - Index - Relational Capability vary across time according to how close the population is to some poverty threshold. It relies
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worked in both higher education and the private sector as a recruiter. It was her responsibility candidates. To enhance her career counseling background, Melissa spent several years as assistant director in employer relations and academic advising, strengthening her ties to industry which has enabled her
Relative Ages of Globular Clusters
Thomas H. Puzia
2002-10-18T23:59:59.000Z
Ages of extragalactic globular clusters can provide valuable insights into the formation and evolution of galaxies. In this contribution the photometric methods of age dating old globular cluster systems are summarised. The spectroscopic approach is reviewed with an emphasis of the right choice of age diagnostics. We present a new method of quantifying the relatively best age-sensitive spectroscopic index given the quality of a data set and a certain theoretical stellar synthesis model. The relatively best diagnostic plot is constructed from the set of Lick indices and used to age date globular clusters in several early-type galaxies which are part of a large spectroscopic survey of extragalactic globular cluster systems. We find that, independently of host galaxy, metal-poor ([Fe/H] 8 Gyr) and coeval. Metal-rich clusters show a wide range of ages from ~15 down to a few Gyr.
Uncertainty relation in Schwarzschild spacetime
Jun Feng; Yao-Zhong Zhang; Mark D. Gould; Heng Fan
2015-02-27T23:59:59.000Z
We explore the entropic uncertainty relation in the curved background outside a Schwarzschild black hole, and find that Hawking radiation introduces a nontrivial modification on the uncertainty bound for particular observer, therefore it could be witnessed by proper uncertainty game experimentally. We first investigate an uncertainty game between a free falling observer and his static partner holding a quantum memory initially entangled with the quantum system to be measured. Due to the information loss from Hawking decoherence, we find an inevitable increase of the uncertainty on the outcome of measurements in the view of static observer, which is dependent on the mass of the black hole, the distance of observer from event horizon, and the mode frequency of quantum memory. To illustrate the generality of this paradigm, we relate the entropic uncertainty bound with other uncertainty probe, e.g., time-energy uncertainty. In an alternative game between two static players, we show that quantum information of qubit can be transferred to quantum memory through a bath of fluctuating quantum fields outside the black hole. For a particular choice of initial state, we show that the Hawking decoherence cannot counteract entanglement generation after the dynamical evolution of system, which triggers an effectively reduced uncertainty bound that violates the intrinsic limit $-\\log_2c$. Numerically estimation for a proper choice of initial state shows that our result is comparable with possible real experiments. Finally, a discussion on the black hole firewall paradox in the context of entropic uncertainty relation is given.
Recursion Relation for Boundary Contribution
Qingjun Jin; Bo Feng
2015-05-01T23:59:59.000Z
It is well known that under a BCFW-deformation, there is a boundary contribution when the amplitude scales as O(1) or worse. We show that boundary contributions have a similar recursion relation as scattering amplitude. Just like the BCFW recursion relation, where scattering amplitudes are expressed as the products of two on-shell sub-amplitudes (plus possible boundary contributions), our new recursion relation expresses boundary contributions as products of sub-amplitudes and boundary contributions with less legs, plus yet another possible boundary contribution. In other words, the complete scattering amplitude, including boundary contributions, can be obtained by multiple steps of recursions, unless the boundary contributions are still non-zero when all possible deformations are exploited. We demonstrate this algorithm by several examples. Especially, we show that for standard model like renormalizable theory in 4D, i.e., the theory including only gauge boson, fermions and scalars, the complete amplitude can always be computed by at most four recursive steps using our algorithm.
Multitasking and Interruptions: A SIG on bridging the gap between research
Salvucci, Dario D.
M. González Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) Mexico City, Mexico victor.gonzalez@itam
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Gilbes, Fernando
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SoftSig: Software-Exposed Hardware Signatures for Code Analysis and Optimization
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SoftSig: Software-Exposed Hardware Signatures for Code Analysis and Optimization
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Analytic equivalence relations and bi-embeddability
Ros, Luca Motto
Analytic equivalence relations and bi-embeddability Luca Motto Ros Kurt G¨odel Research Center Analytic equivalence relations and bi-embeddability #12;Analytic equivalence relations A subset of a Polish Analytic equivalence relations and bi-embeddability #12;Analytic equivalence relations A subset of a Polish
Conformal relativity with hypercomplex variables
S. Ulrych
2014-09-13T23:59:59.000Z
Majorana's arbitrary spin theory is considered in a hyperbolic complex representation. The underlying differential equation is embedded into the gauge field theories of Sachs and Carmeli. In particular, the approach of Sachs can serve as a unified theory of general relativity and electroweak interactions. The method is extended to conformal space with the intention to introduce the strong interaction. It is then possible to use the wave equation, operating on representation functions of the conformal group, to describe the dynamics of matter fields. The resulting gauge groups resemble closely the gauge symmetries of Glashow-Salam-Weinberg and the Standard Model.
General Relativity in Electrical Engineering
Ulf Leonhardt; Thomas G. Philbin
2006-07-26T23:59:59.000Z
In electrical engineering metamaterials have been developed that offer unprecedented control over electromagnetic fields. Here we show that general relativity lends the theoretical tools for designing devices made of such versatile materials. Given a desired device function, the theory describes the electromagnetic properties that turn this function into fact. We consider media that facilitate space-time transformations and include negative refraction. Our theory unifies the concepts operating behind the scenes of perfect invisibility devices, perfect lenses, the optical Aharonov-Bohm effect and electromagnetic analogs of the event horizon, and may lead to further applications.
On Making Relational Division Comprehensible
McCann, Lester I.
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Additivity relations in quantum correlations
Seungho Yang; Hyunseok Jeong; Wonmin Son
2013-05-15T23:59:59.000Z
Does the sum of correlations in subsystems constitute the correlation in the total system? Such a concept can be expressed by an additivity relationship of correlations. From a strong subadditivity condition of von Neumann entropy, four different additivity relations in total correlation are derived and quantified. Based upon the classification of the additivity in total correlation, we identify the corresponding additive relationships in entanglement. It is also discussed that similar relationships are satisfied for quantum discord of pure states, but it is not always true for mixed states.
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Dispersion relations in noncommutative theories
Mariz, Tiago; Nascimento, J. R.; Rivelles, Victor O. [Departamento de Fisica, Universidade Federal da Paraiba, 58051-970, Joao Pessoa, PB (Brazil); Instituto de Fisica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Caixa Postal 66318, 05315-970, Sao Paulo, SP (Brazil)
2007-01-15T23:59:59.000Z
We present a detailed study of plane waves in noncommutative abelian gauge theories. The dispersion relation is deformed from its usual form whenever a constant background electromagnetic field is present and is similar to that of an anisotropic medium with no Faraday rotation nor birefringence. When the noncommutativity is induced by the Moyal product we find that for some values of the background magnetic field no plane waves are allowed when time is noncommutative. In the Seiberg-Witten context no restriction is found. We also derive the energy-momentum tensor in the Seiberg-Witten case. We show that the generalized Poynting vector obtained from the energy-momentum tensor, the group velocity and the wave vector all point in different directions. In the absence of a constant electromagnetic background we find that the superposition of plane waves is allowed in the Moyal case if the momenta are parallel or satisfy a sort of quantization condition. We also discuss the relation between the solutions found in the Seiberg-Witten and Moyal cases showing that they are not equivalent.
Einstein's Theory of Relativity In algebra veritas!
Einstein's Theory of Relativity In algebra veritas! d) Einstein's Theory of Relativity, complete! If Einstein is correct (and having conducted many experiments using high-precision clocks
Energy-Related Carbon Emissions in Manufacturing
Reports and Publications (EIA)
2000-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Energy-related carbon emissions in manufacturing analysis and issues related to the energy use, energy efficiency, and carbon emission indicators.
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Einstein's Special Relativity: The Hyperbolic Geometric Viewpoint
Abraham A. Ungar
2013-02-27T23:59:59.000Z
The analytic hyperbolic geometric viewpoint of Einstein's special theory of relativity is presented.
On the seismic scaling relations $\\Delta \
Belkacem, K; Mosser, B; Goupil, M J; Ludwig, H -G
2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Scaling relations between asteroseismic quantities and stellar parameters are essential tools for studying stellar structure and evolution. We will address two of them, namely, the relation between the large frequency separation ($\\Delta \
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Mumby, Peter J.
Administration Sustainable Development Climate Change / Energy Policy Politics / International Relations Cape Administration Economics Applied Security Strategy Colombia Climate Change / Energy Policy Public Administration and Finance Public Administration Climate Change and Energy Policy Politics / International Relations Jordan
Labour Relations Research Collection / Mark Thompson (collector)
Handy, Todd C.
Labour Relations Research Collection / Mark Thompson (collector) Compiled by Erwin Wodarczak (2004 catalogue) #12;Collection Description Labour Relations Research Collection / Mark Thompson (collector). 1967-1996. 5.81 m of textual records. Collector's Biographical Sketch Mark Thompson received his
Processing Chinese relative clauses in context
Gibson, Edward A.
This paper presents a self-paced reading experiment comparing the processing of subject-extracted relative clauses (SRCs) and object-extracted relative clauses (ORCs) in supportive contexts in Chinese. It is argued that ...
STEAM-WATER RELATIVE PERMEABILITY A DISSERTATION
Stanford University
STEAM-WATER RELATIVE PERMEABILITY A DISSERTATION SUBMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PETROLEUM Laboratory. iv #12;ABSTRACT Steam-water relative permeability curves are required for mathematical models of two-phase geothermal reservoirs. In this study, drainage steam- water relative permeabilities were
Tangled Web of Concept Relations. Concept relations for ISO 1087-1 and ISO 704
Paris-Sud XI, Université de
Tangled Web of Concept Relations. Concept relations for ISO 1087-1 and ISO 704 Anita Nuopponen on ISO 704:2009 Terminology work - Principles and methods and ISO 1087-1:2000 Terminology work: concept relation, conceptual relation, concept system, generic rela- tion, associative relation, ISO 1087
affect water relations: Topics by E-print Network
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8 EXPERIMENTAL DETERMINATION OF STEAM WATER RELATIVE PERMEABILITY RELATIONS Renewable Energy Websites Summary: EXPERIMENTAL DETERMINATION OF STEAM WATER RELATIVE PERMEABILITY...
Recursion theory and countable Borel equivalence relations
Marks, Andrew
2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
and countable Borel equivalence ii 2 Overture 2.1 A simplecountable Borel equivalence relations 3.1 Consequences ofof arithmetic equivalence . . . . . . . . . . 3.2 Ergodicity
Open Discussion of Freeze Related Issues
Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]
of Freeze Related Issues Moderator, Doug Wheeler 1. "Using Computational Fluid Dynamics to Understand Freezing in PEMFCs", John Van Zee, University of South Carolina 2....
Entropic uncertainty relations for multiple measurements
Shang Liu; Liang-Zhu Mu; Heng Fan
2014-11-23T23:59:59.000Z
We present the entropic uncertainty relations for multiple measurement settings in quantum mechanics. Those uncertainty relations are obtained for both cases with and without the presence of quantum memory. They take concise forms which can be proven in a unified method and easy to calculate. Our results recover the well known entropic uncertainty relations for two observables, which show the uncertainties about the outcomes of two incompatible measurements. Those uncertainty relations are applicable in both foundations of quantum theory and the security of many quantum cryptographic protocols.
Supercapacitor compositions, devices and related methods
Gogotsi, Yury; Simon, Patrice; Largeot, Celine; Portet, Cristelle; Chmiola, John; Taberna, Pierre-Louis
2013-07-30T23:59:59.000Z
Disclosed are supercapacitor materials comprising compositions having pores that are optimally sized to maximize capacitance. Also disclosed are related methods for fabricating such supercapacitors.
Office of Workforce Policy and Labor Relations
Wang, Z. Jane
Office of Workforce Policy and Labor Relations 391 Pine Tree Road Ithaca, NY 14853-2801 t. 607.254-7232
Commercial Motor Vehicle Brake-Related Research
Commercial Motor Vehicle Brake-Related Research Commercial Motor Vehicle Roadside Technology Corridor Safety Technology Showcase October 14, 2010 Commercial Motor Vehicle Roadside Technology Corridor
Turning Relational DBMS into Nested Relational DBMS GeneticXchange, Inc
Wong, Limsoon
Turning Relational DBMS into Nested Relational DBMS Jing Chen GeneticXchange, Inc chenjing previously been described [24, 23], the details of its interface to relational DBMS and other sources have never been published. In this paper, we describe the Kleisli's interface to relational DBMS
EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS ON ALGEBRAIC CYCLES UWE JANNSEN
EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS ON ALGEBRAIC CYCLES UWE JANNSEN Mathematisches Institut Universit¨at zu K, and it is common to study the groups of algebraic cycles via socalled adequate equivalence relations. For example, the basic Chow groups are defined by considering cycles modulo rational equivalence. Rational, algebraic
Albert Einstein: Relativity, War, Daniel J. Kevles
Landweber, Laura
Albert Einstein: Relativity, War, and Fame Daniel J. Kevles In 1922, Princeton University Press published Albert Einstein's The Meaning of Relativity, a popularization of his theory that has remained number of volumes by and about Einstein that the Press has published, a number that continues to grow
UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER AND RELATED ENTITIES
statements, the University acquired F.F. Thompson Health System, Inc. effective August 31, 2012 and accountedUNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER AND RELATED ENTITIES Consolidated Financial Statements June 30, 2013 and 2012 #12;UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER AND RELATED ENTITIES Consolidated Financial Statements June 30, 2013
Additive Relation and Algebraic System of Equations
Ziqian Wu
2012-03-01T23:59:59.000Z
Additive relations are defined over additive monoids and additive operation is introduced over these new relations then we build algebraic system of equations. We can generate profuse equations by additive relations of two variables. To give an equation with several known parameters is to give an additive relation taking these known parameters as its variables or value and the solution of the equation is just the reverse of this relation which always exists. We show a core result in this paper that any additive relation of many variables and their inverse can be expressed in the form of the superposition of additive relations of one variable in an algebraic system of equations if the system satisfies some conditions. This result means that there is always a formula solution expressed in the superposition of additive relations of one variable for any equation in this system. We get algebraic equations if elements of the additive monoid are numbers and get operator equations if they are functions.
Special relativity in complex vector algebra
Garret Sobczyk
2007-09-29T23:59:59.000Z
Many different mathematical languages have been invented to describe the ideas of Einstein's special relativity. One of the most powerful languages is the Minkowski space-time algebra of D. Hestenes. We discuss the ideas of special relativity in a complex 4-dimensional algebra of observables, which is algebraically isomorphic to the even subalgebra of Hestenes' space-time algebra.
Effectively and Relatively Effectively Categorical Structures
Harizanov, Valentina S.
A be a computable structure. Â· A is computably categorical (computably stable) if for all computable B = A, at least categorical if for all computable B = A, there is a 0 isomorphism from A onto B. Â· A is relatively 0 categorical if for all B = A, there is an isomorphism from A onto B, which is 0 relative to the atomic
A Logical Temporal Relational Data Model
Mahmood, Nadeem; Ahsan, Kamran
2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Time is one of the most difficult aspects to handle in real world applications such as database systems. Relational database management systems proposed by Codd offer very little built-in query language support for temporal data management. The model itself incorporates neither the concept of time nor any theory of temporal semantics. Many temporal extensions of the relational model have been proposed and some of them are also implemented. This paper offers a brief introduction to temporal database research. We propose a conceptual model for handling time varying attributes in the relational database model with minimal temporal attributes.
Criteria for safety-related operator actions
Gray, L.H.; Haas, P.M.
1983-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
The Safety-Related Operator Actions (SROA) Program was designed to provide information and data for use by NRC in assessing the performance of nuclear power plant (NPP) control room operators in responding to abnormal/emergency events. The primary effort involved collection and assessment of data from simulator training exercises and from historical records of abnormal/emergency events that have occurred in operating plants (field data). These data can be used to develop criteria for acceptability of the use of manual operator action for safety-related functions. Development of criteria for safety-related operator actions are considered.
Fractional revivals through Rényi uncertainty relations
Elvira Romera; Francisco de los Santos
2014-09-19T23:59:59.000Z
We show that the R\\'enyi uncertainty relations give a good description of the dynamical behavior of wave packets and constitute a sound approach to revival phenomena by analyzing three model systems: the simple harmonic oscillator, the infinite square well, and the quantum bouncer. We prove the usefulness of entropic uncertainty relations as a tool for identifying fractional revivals by providing a comparison in different contexts with the usual Heisenberg uncertainty relation and with the common approach in terms of the autocorrelation function.
Consistency relations for the conformal mechanism
Creminelli, Paolo [Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Strada Costiera 11, 34151, Trieste (Italy); Joyce, Austin; Khoury, Justin [Center for Particle Cosmology, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (United States); Simonovi?, Marko, E-mail: creminel@ictp.it, E-mail: joyceau@sas.upenn.edu, E-mail: jkhoury@sas.upenn.edu, E-mail: marko.simonovic@sissa.it [SISSA, via Bonomea 265, 34136, Trieste (Italy)
2013-04-01T23:59:59.000Z
We systematically derive the consistency relations associated to the non-linearly realized symmetries of theories with spontaneously broken conformal symmetry but with a linearly-realized de Sitter subalgebra. These identities relate (N+1)-point correlation functions with a soft external Goldstone to N-point functions. These relations have direct implications for the recently proposed conformal mechanism for generating density perturbations in the early universe. We study the observational consequences, in particular a novel one-loop contribution to the four-point function, relevant for the stochastic scale-dependent bias and CMB ?-distortion.
Mechanical Models of Fault-Related Folding
Johnson, A. M.
2003-01-09T23:59:59.000Z
The subject of the proposed research is fault-related folding and ground deformation. The results are relevant to oil-producing structures throughout the world, to understanding of damage that has been observed along and near earthquake ruptures, and to earthquake-producing structures in California and other tectonically-active areas. The objectives of the proposed research were to provide both a unified, mechanical infrastructure for studies of fault-related foldings and to present the results in computer programs that have graphical users interfaces (GUIs) so that structural geologists and geophysicists can model a wide variety of fault-related folds (FaRFs).
Heat transfer in theory of relativity
A. Brotas; J. C. Fernandes
2006-04-27T23:59:59.000Z
The traditional Fourier equation just allows us to study the evolution of temperature in an "undeformable" bar. The search for its relativistic variant is a task which is expected to fail because in relativity there are no undeformable bars. Rigid bodies, in the sense of "as rigid as possible", are deformables. In this work we show how to write in relativity the system of equations necessary to study simultaneously deformation and temperature evolution along a rigid deformable bar. The solutions of the two simultaneous equations is discussed assuming convenient constitutive relations for the material. An application is presented.
Testing Hamilton's rule with competition between relatives
West, Stuart A; Murray, Martyn G; Machado, Carlos A; Griffin, Ashleigh S; Herre, E Allen
2001-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Hamilton's theory of kin selection suggests that individuals should show less aggression, and more altruism, towards closer kin. Recent theoretical work has, however, suggested that competition between relatives can ...
Arbeidslivets lover Act relating to working environment,
Johansen, Tom Henning
Arbeidslivets lover Act relating to working environment, working hours and employment protection, etc. (Working Environment Act). as subsequently amended, last by the Act of 14. December 2012 No. 80.notification................................................................... 6 Chapter 3. Working environment measures..................................... 6 Section.3
Part I Special Relativity G. W. Gibbons
Cambridge, University of
Velocity composition formulae 14 7 Galilean Principle of Relativity 14 7.1 Waves and Galilean.2 * Aberration of Starlight* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38 15.3 Water filled telescopes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41 2 #12;15.9 *The Cosmic Microwave Background* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41 16 * Kinematic
Thermodynamic laws beyond free energy relations
Matteo Lostaglio; David Jennings; Terry Rudolph
2014-12-11T23:59:59.000Z
Recent studies have developed fundamental limitations on nanoscale thermodynamics, in terms of a set of independent free energy relations. Here we show that free energy relations cannot properly describe quantum coherence in thermodynamic processes. By casting time-asymmetry as a quantifiable, fundamental resource of a quantum state we arrive at an additional, independent set of thermodynamic laws, that naturally extend the existing ones. These asymmetry relations reveal that the traditional Szilard engine argument does not extend automatically to quantum coherences, but instead only relational coherences in a multipartite scenario can contribute to thermodynamic work. We find that coherence transformations are always irreversible. Our results also reveal additional structural parallels between thermodynamics and entanglement theory.
Some Comments related to AGN Radio Loudness
Ari Laor
2003-12-24T23:59:59.000Z
The bimodality of the AGN radio loudness distribution, and the relation of radio loudness and black hole mass were recently disputed. A closer look at the existing data suggests possible resolutions of these disputes, as further described below.
New charge radius relations for atomic nuclei
B. H. Sun; Y. Lu; J. P. Peng; C. Y. Liu; Y. M. Zhao
2014-11-24T23:59:59.000Z
We show that the charge radii of neighboring atomic nuclei, independent of atomic number and charge, follow remarkably very simple relations, despite the fact that atomic nuclei are complex finite many-body systems governed by the laws of quantum mechanics. These relations can be understood within the picture of independent-particle motion and by assuming neighboring nuclei having similar pattern in the charge density distribution. A root-mean-square (rms) deviation of 0.0078 fm is obtained between the predictions in these relations and the experimental values, i.e., a comparable precision as modern experimental techniques. Such high accuracy relations are very useful to check the consistence of nuclear charge radius surface and moreover to predict unknown nuclear charge radii, while large deviations from experimental data is seen to reveal the appearance of nuclear shape transition or coexsitence.
Instructionally Related Activities Fiscal Year 20142015 Budget
de Lijser, Peter
#12; Instructionally Related Activities Fiscal Year 20142015 Budget California State University, Fullerton This budget has been approved by the President ......................................................................................................... ix Budget Policy Statements, Procedures, and Guidelines Role of the Chair, IRA Committee
Relationally-Parametric Polymorphic Contracts Brown University
Krishnamurthi, Shriram
Relationally-Parametric Polymorphic Contracts Arjun Guha Brown University arjun@cs.brown.edu Jacob are not made or distributed for profit or commercial advantage and that copies bear this notice and the full
Phenomenological Explanation of Special Relativity Physics
Y. G. Yi
2014-06-23T23:59:59.000Z
This paper shows how we can find in the aberration of starlight a phenomenological explanation of special relativity physics. The special-relativity effect is identified as an effect due to the observation velocity being affected by the velocity of a moving particle. In contrast to the currently accepted view, it is demonstrated that the usual concepts of time and simultaneity are natural for describing relativistic phenomena.
Gravity and Yang-Mills amplitude relations
Bjerrum-Bohr, N. E. J.; Damgaard, Poul H.; Soendergaard, Thomas [Niels Bohr International Academy and Discovery Center, Niels Bohr Institute, Blegdamsvej 17, DK-2100, Copenhagen O (Denmark); FengBo [Center of Mathematical Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou (China)
2010-11-15T23:59:59.000Z
Using only general features of the S matrix and quantum field theory, we prove by induction the Kawai-Lewellen-Tye relations that link products of gauge theory amplitudes to gravity amplitudes at tree level. As a bonus of our analysis, we provide a novel and more symmetric form of these relations. We also establish an infinite tower of new identities between amplitudes in gauge theories.
Photoperiodism, and related ecology, in Thalassia testudinum
Marmelstein, Allan David
1966-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
PHOTOPERIODISM, AND RELATED ECOLOGY, IN THALASSIA TESTUDINUM A Thesis By ALLAN DAVID MARMELSTEIN Submitted to the Graduate College of the Texas A&M University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of MASTER OF SCIENCE... January 1966 Major Subjects Biological Oceanography and Plant Physiology PHOTOPERIODISM, AND RELATED ECOLOGY, IN THALASSIA TESTUDINUM A Thesis ALLAN DAVID MARMELSTEIN App o as to s le and content by (C -Chairma of mmi tee) (Co-C irman of Comm' tee...
Indo-Bhutan Relations Recent Trends
Choden, Tashi
2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
in the future, it is likely that these bear implications for Indo-Bhutan relations as well. While it may not be realistic to expect that Indo-China relations will normalize in the immediate future, it is not something that should be considered impossible... that would be brought on by India gradually moving toward privatizing its power, petroleum and other traditional public sectors. Military operations against Indian militants Over the last decade or so, the illicit establishment of camps by the United...
General Relativity as Geometro-Hydrodynamics
B. L. Hu
1996-07-29T23:59:59.000Z
In the spirit of Sakharov's `metric elasticity' proposal, we draw a loose analogy between general relativity and the hydrodynamic state of a quantum gas. In the `top-down' approach, we examine the various conditions which underlie the transition from some candidate theory of quantum gravity to general relativity. Our emphasis here is more on the `bottom-up' approach, where one starts with the semiclassical theory of gravity and examines how it is modified by graviton and quantum field excitations near and above the Planck scale. We mention three aspects based on our recent findings: 1) Emergence of stochastic behavior of spacetime and matter fields depicted by an Einstein-Langevin equation. The backreaction of quantum fields on the classical background spacetime manifests as a fluctuation-dissipation relation. 2) Manifestation of stochastic behavior in effective theories below the threshold arising from excitations above. The implication for general relativity is that such Planckian effects, though exponentially suppressed, is in principle detectable at sub-Planckian energies. 3) Decoherence of correlation histories and quantum to classical transition. From Gell-Mann and Hartle's observation that the hydrodynamic variables which obey conservation laws are most readily decohered, one can, in the spirit of Wheeler, view the conserved Bianchi identity obeyed by the Einstein tensor as an indication that general relativity is a hydrodynamic theory of geometry. Many outstanding issues surrounding the transition to general relativity are of a nature similar to hydrodynamics and mesoscopic physics.
Dynamical 3-Space: neo-Lorentz Relativity
Reginald T Cahill
2012-07-05T23:59:59.000Z
The major extant relativity theories - Galileo's Relativity (GaR), Lorentz's Relativity (LR) and Einstein's Special Relativity (SR), with the latter much celebrated, while the LR is essentially ignored. Indeed it is often incorrectly claimed that SR and LR are experimentally indistinguishable. Here we show that (i) SR and LR are experimentally distinguishable, (ii) that comparison of gas-mode Michelson interferometer experiments with spacecraft earth-flyby Doppler shift data demonstrate that it is LR that is consistent with the data, while SR is in conflict with the data, (iii) SR is exactly derivable from GaR by means of a mere linear change of space and time coordinates that mixes the Galilean space and time coordinates. So it is GaR and SR that are equivalent. Hence the well-known SR relativistic effects are purely coordinate effects, and cannot correspond to the observed relativistic effects. The connections between these three relativity theories has become apparent following the discovery that space is an observable dynamical textured system, and that space and time are distinct phenomena, leading to a neo-Lorentz Relativity (nLR). The observed relativistic effects are dynamical consequences of nLR and 3-space. In particular a proper derivation of the Dirac equation from nLR is given, which entails the derivation of the rest mass energy mc^2
2000 Volume 10, Number 4 Supporting Project Management in an Information Systems Environment PMI & SIG News:PMI & SIG News:PMI & SIG News:PMI & SIG News:PMI & SIG News: ISSIG Communications Update
Monotonicity of quantum relative entropy and recoverability
Mario Berta; Marius Lemm; Mark M. Wilde
2014-12-18T23:59:59.000Z
The relative entropy is a principal measure of distinguishability in quantum information theory, with its most important property being that it is non-increasing under noisy quantum operations. Here, we establish a remainder term for this inequality that quantifies how well one can recover from a loss of information by employing a rotated Petz recovery map. The main approach for proving this refinement is to combine the methods of [Fawzi and Renner, arXiv:1410.0664] with the notion of a relative typical subspace from [Bjelakovic and Siegmund-Schultze, arXiv:quant-ph/0307170]. It remains an open question if the same bound holds for the Petz recovery map (and not merely for a rotated Petz recovery map). A well known result states that the monotonicity of relative entropy under quantum operations is equivalent to any of the following inequalities: strong subadditivity of entropy, concavity of conditional entropy, joint convexity of relative entropy, and monotonicity of relative entropy under partial trace. We show that this equivalence holds true for refinements of all these inequalities in terms of the Petz recovery map. So either all of these refinements are true or all are false.
A New Relation between Lamb Shift Energies
Hiroaki Kubo; Takehisa Fujita; Naohiro Kanda; Hiroshi Kato; Yasunori Munakata; Sachiko Oshima; Kazuhiro Tsuda
2010-03-26T23:59:59.000Z
We derive a new relation between the observed Lamb shift energies of hydrogen and muonium atoms. The relation is based on the non-relativistic description of the Lamb shift, and the proper treatment of the reduced mass of electron and target particles (proton and muon) leads to the new formula which is expressed as $\\displaystyle{{\\Delta E^{(H)}_{2s_{1/2}}\\over \\Delta E^{(\\mu)}_{2s_{1/2}}} =({1+{m_e\\over m_\\mu}\\over 1+{m_e\\over M_p}})^3}$. This relation achieves an excellent agreement with experiment and presents an important QED test free from the cutoff momentum $\\Lambda$.
Is the Heisenberg uncertainty relation really violated?
Masao Kitano
2008-03-31T23:59:59.000Z
It has been pointed out that for some types of measurement the Heisenberg uncertainty relation seems to be violated. In order to save the situation a new uncertainty relation was proposed by Ozawa. Here we introduce revised definitions of error and disturbance taking into account the gain associated with generalized measurement interactions. With these new definitions, the validity of the Heisenberg inequality is recovered for continuous linear measurement interactions. We also examine the changes in distribution functions caused by the general measurement interaction and clarify the physical meanings of infinitely large errors and disturbances.
Centrifugal separator devices, systems and related methods
Meikrantz, David H. (Idaho Falls, ID); Law, Jack D. (Pocatello, ID); Garn, Troy G. (Idaho Falls, ID); Todd, Terry A. (Aberdeen, ID); Macaluso, Lawrence L. (Carson City, NV)
2012-03-20T23:59:59.000Z
Centrifugal separator devices, systems and related methods are described. More particularly, fluid transfer connections for a centrifugal separator system having support assemblies with a movable member coupled to a connection tube and coupled to a fixed member, such that the movable member is constrained to movement along a fixed path relative to the fixed member are described. Also, centrifugal separator systems including such fluid transfer connections are described. Additionally, methods of installing, removing and/or replacing centrifugal separators from centrifugal separator systems are described.
Casimir Energies and General Relativity Energy Conditions
N. Graham
2006-01-06T23:59:59.000Z
Quantum systems often contain negative energy densities. In general relativity, negative energies lead to time advancement, rather than the usual time delay. As a result, some Casimir systems appear to violate energy conditions that would protect against exotic phenomena such as closed timelike curves and superluminal travel. However, when one examines a variety of Casimir systems using self-consistent approximations in quantum field theory, one finds that a particular energy condition is still obeyed, which rules out exotic phenomena. I will discuss the methods and results of these calculations in detail and speculate on their potential implications in general relativity.
Department of Energy Labor Relations and Standards
Broader source: Directives, Delegations, and Requirements [Office of Management (MA)]
2014-02-06T23:59:59.000Z
The change would be to remove Chapter I, Labor Relations, and Chapter II Labor Standards from DOE O 350.1 and develop DOE O DOE O 350.3, which will cancel and supersede Chapters I and II in DOE O 350.1. Content of the two chapters will be updated to reflect the Secretarial determination transferring functions for contractor labor relations and labor standards from the Office of Legacy Management to the Office of General Counsel. CRDs for those chapters will also be removed.
Extraction and Analysis of Facebook Friendship Relations
Ferrara, Emilio
Chapter 12 Extraction and Analysis of Facebook Friendship Relations Salvatore Catanese, Pasquale De and Social scientists. We present our long-term research effort in analyzing Facebook, the largest and arguably most successful OSN today: it gathers more than 500 million users. Access to data about Facebook
Categorical Equivalence of Varieties and Invariant Relations
Jipsen, Peter
Categorical Equivalence of Varieties and Invariant Relations K. Denecke and O. Lders August 21. In applications the weaker concept of an equivalence between categories is used more often than the concept is equivalent with the category of all vector spaces which are dual to the vector spaces from C. For two
Parametric Estimation of Harmonically Related Sinusoids
Dixit, Richa
2010-04-01T23:59:59.000Z
Mud-pulse telemetry is a method used for measurement-while-drilling (MWD)in the oil industry. The telemetry signals are corrupted by spurious mud pump noise consisting of a large number of harmonically related sinusoids. In order to denoise...
Relative deprivation and social movement participation
Glasgow, Doris Wyette
1986-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
and Zelditch (1964) provide an illustration of the relative deprivation concept; Ego and Alter have the same income. Ego, hower, has a "lower ethnic rank" than Alter, Ego tries to interact with Alter, but is rebuffed. When Ego compares himself with Alter...
Recursion relations, Helicity Amplitudes and Dimensional Regularization
Quigley, C; Quigley, Callum; Rozali, Moshe
2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Using the method of on-shell recursion relations we compute tree level amplitudes including D-dimensional scalars and fermions. These tree level amplitudes are needed for calculations of one-loop amplitudes in QCD involving external quarks and gluons.
Residential Commissioning: A Review of Related Literature
LBNL-44535 Residential Commissioning: A Review of Related Literature C.P. Wray, M.A. Piette, M. This report was prepared as a result of work sponsored by the California Energy Commission (Commission). It does not necessarily represent the views of the Commission, its employees, or the State of California
Localization of Energy in General Relativity
Jose W. Maluf
1995-04-07T23:59:59.000Z
In the framework of the teleparallel equivalent of general relativity the energy density of asymptoticaly flat gravitational fields can be naturally and unambiguously defined. Upon integration of the energy density over the whole three dimensional space we obtain the ADM energy. We use this energy density to calculate the energy inside a Schwarzschild black hole.
N000149510521 Estimating Relative Vehicle Motions
Markovitch, Shaul
CARÂTRÂ881 CSÂTRÂ3882 N00014Â95Â1Â0521 March 1998 Estimating Relative Vehicle Motions in Traffic for Automation Research University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742Â3275 2 Computer Science Department George of Technology Haifa, Israel 32000 Abstract Autonomous operation of a vehicle on a road calls for understanding
Climate-development-energy policy related seminars
Sussex, University of
Paula Kivimaa (Finnish Environment Institute) From energy to climate policy in Finland Energy & climate Energy & Climate Tue 3rd Dec 18.00- 19.30 Large Jubilee Jeremy Leggett (SolarCentury) The EnergyClimate-development-energy policy related seminars Autumn term 2013 Date Time Location Speaker
Learning Bayesian Networks for Relational Databases
Glymour, Clark
Learning Bayesian Networks for Relational Databases Oliver Schulte School of Computing Science > 3.0. Multi-billion dollar industry, $15+ bill in 2006. IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP. Much interest. Defining model selection scores. Computing sufficient statistics. Work in Progress. Anomaly Detection
Rotating figures of equilibrium in General Relativity
T. Papakostas
2005-11-15T23:59:59.000Z
A generalization of the notion of surfaces of revolution in the spaces of General Relativity is presented. We apply this definition to the case of Carter's family [A] of solutions and we study the Kerr's metric with respect the above mentioned foliation.
ON SOME RESULTS RELATED TO NAPOLEON'S CONFIGURATIONS
Dimitrov, Nikolay
ON SOME RESULTS RELATED TO NAPOLEON'S CONFIGURATIONS NIKOLAY DIMITROV Abstract. The goal of triangles coming from the classical Napoleon's theorem in planar Euclidean geometry. 1. Introduction to Napoleon's Theorem. They are summarized in Theorem 1. The statements of Theorem 1 appear in [1] where
Toward standard testbeds for numerical relativity
Miguel Alcubierre; Gabrielle Allen; Carles Bona; David Fiske; Tom Goodale; F. Siddharta Guzman; Ian Hawke; Scott H. Hawley; Sascha Husa; Michael Koppitz; Christiane Lechner; Denis Pollney; David Rideout; Marcelo Salgado; Erik Schnetter; Edward Seidel; Hisa-aki Shinkai; Bela Szilagyi; Deirdre Shoemaker; Ryoji Takahashi; Jeffrey Winicour
2003-05-06T23:59:59.000Z
In recent years, many different numerical evolution schemes for Einstein's equations have been proposed to address stability and accuracy problems that have plagued the numerical relativity community for decades. Some of these approaches have been tested on different spacetimes, and conclusions have been drawn based on these tests. However, differences in results originate from many sources, including not only formulations of the equations, but also gauges, boundary conditions, numerical methods, and so on. We propose to build up a suite of standardized testbeds for comparing approaches to the numerical evolution of Einstein's equations that are designed to both probe their strengths and weaknesses and to separate out different effects, and their causes, seen in the results. We discuss general design principles of suitable testbeds, and we present an initial round of simple tests with periodic boundary conditions. This is a pivotal first step toward building a suite of testbeds to serve the numerical relativists and researchers from related fields who wish to assess the capabilities of numerical relativity codes. We present some examples of how these tests can be quite effective in revealing various limitations of different approaches, and illustrating their differences. The tests are presently limited to vacuum spacetimes, can be run on modest computational resources, and can be used with many different approaches used in the relativity community.
Closed timelike curves in general relativity
W. B. Bonnor
2002-11-13T23:59:59.000Z
Many solutions of Einstein's field equations contain closed timelike curves (CTC). Some of these solutions refer to ordinary materials in situations which might occur in the laboratory, or in astrophysics. It is argued that, in default of a reasonable interpretation of CTC, general relativity does not give a satisfactory account of all phenomena within its terms of reference.
MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE JET PROPULSION LABORATORY
Christian, Eric
MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE JET PROPULSION LABORATORY CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY NATIONAL FROM SHATTERED STAR The signal of a cataclysmic magnetic flare emanating from a star that cracked apart about some of the most unusual stars in the universe. The magnetic burst from the star SGR1900
Relational Differential Prediction Houssam Nassif1
Page Jr., C. David
(and vice versa). Differential prediction has been studied extensively in the context of multi linking calcification to in situ breast cancer in older women. Keywords: Uplift modeling, relational data among women, with a 12% probability of incidence in a lifetime [3]. Breast cancer has two basic stages
Special Relativity in Quantum Phase Space
Daniela Dragoman
2008-03-06T23:59:59.000Z
A phase space treatment of special relativity of quantum systems is developed. In this approach a quantum particle remains localized if subject to inertial transformations, the localization occurring in a finite phase space area. Unlike non-relativistic transformations, relativistic transformations generally distort the phase space distribution function, being equivalent to aberrations in optics.
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of Maxwell's equations for gravitation, based on a mathematical proof of Faraday's Law, is presentedGravitation and Special Relativity D. H. Sattinger Department of Mathematics University of Arizona of the perturbation theory of Ein- stein's equations, puts the gravitational and electromagnetic fields on an equal
Recent QCD-related results from ATLAS
Beauchemin, Pierre-Hugues; The ATLAS collaboration
2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
In this presentation I will give a review of QCD-related results obtained and published by ATLAS. I will cover measurement results constraining parton distribution functions, soft and hard partonic resummation, higher order matrix element calculations, their matching to parton shower, and vector boson plus heavy flavor jets.
Job Interview: Disability-Related Questions
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Job Interview: Disability-Related Questions (What IS and IS NOT ok to ask in a job interview for the job (such as education, training, experience, skills, or licenses) and perform the essential functions of the job. But how can the employer find this out without violating the sometimes confusing rules of the ADA
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are formed via gas phase condensation, and 11210 #12;ACPD 6, 11209Â11246, 2006 Relation of air mass history to nucleation events in Po Valley, Italy, using back trajectories analysis L. Sogacheva 1 , A. Hamed 2 , M. C of air mass to San Pietro Capofiume (SPC) in Po Valley, Italy, by means of back trajectory analysis. Our
Enhancing Smart Home Algorithms Using Temporal Relations
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Enhancing Smart Home Algorithms Using Temporal Relations Vikramaditya R. JAKKULA1 and Diane J COOK School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Abstract. Smart homes offer a potential benefit improves the performance of these algorithms and thus enhances the ability of smart homes to monitor
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Bae, Jin-Woo
2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
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Fayomi, Christian
2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
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State and Local Financial Relations in Texas.
Bradshaw, H. C.
1942-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
by the various auditing firms. There are a number of units, however, which have prepared specifications showing exactly what was to be done by any auditor who might be em- ployed. The first State Auditor also prepared specifications for a detailed audit... of the problem. This bulletin outlines the State and local relations growing out of the general laws respecting budgeting, assessing and collecting taxes, account- ing, auditing, public reporting, and the management of debts. In addi- tion, contributions...
Mass and Angular Momentum in General Relativity
J. L. Jaramillo; E. Gourgoulhon
2010-04-30T23:59:59.000Z
We present an introduction to mass and angular momentum in General Relativity. After briefly reviewing energy-momentum for matter fields, first in the flat Minkowski case (Special Relativity) and then in curved spacetimes with or without symmetries, we focus on the discussion of energy-momentum for the gravitational field. We illustrate the difficulties rooted in the Equivalence Principle for defining a local energy-momentum density for the gravitational field. This leads to the understanding of gravitational energy-momentum and angular momentum as non-local observables that make sense, at best, for extended domains of spacetime. After introducing Komar quantities associated with spacetime symmetries, it is shown how total energy-momentum can be unambiguously defined for isolated systems, providing fundamental tests for the internal consistency of General Relativity as well as setting the conceptual basis for the understanding of energy loss by gravitational radiation. Finally, several attempts to formulate quasi-local notions of mass and angular momentum associated with extended but finite spacetime domains are presented, together with some illustrations of the relations between total and quasi-local quantities in the particular context of black hole spacetimes. This article is not intended to be a rigorous and exhaustive review of the subject, but rather an invitation to the topic for non-experts. In this sense we follow essentially the expositions in Szabados 2004, Gourgoulhon 2007, Poisson 2004 and Wald 84, and refer the reader interested in further developments to the existing literature, in particular to the excellent and comprehensive review by Szabados (2004).
Integral Operators with Singular Canonical Relations
Comech, Andrew
) implies that the projections ssL, ssR from C onto the first a* *nd second factor of T *IRnLx T *IRn#) of the canonical relation C, we will consider ssL, ssR as lifted by -* onto IRn* *Lx IRnR: ssL, h(x, #) detSx#. We will be assuming that one of the projections (for definiteness, ssL) is a
U. S. - Swedish relations, 1939-1945
Smith, Dale Alan
1971-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
. , Texas ARM University Directed by: Dr. Claude H. Hall Before World War II relations between the United States and Sweden were rather routine. The war, however, produced a gradual intensification in dealings between the two nation". Sweden's natural...'s conquest of Norway and Denmark in the spring of 1940 isolated Sweden from the West. These circumstances caused the Swedish Government to alter its policies somewhat to accommcdate the Germans. Granting the Reich transit . rights to move men and suppli...
Radar echo signatures versus relative precipitation
Huber, Terry Alvin
1987-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
the relationship between cell-echo signatures and precipitation characteristics, and to support the hypothesis that, during the lifespan of any particular isolated convective cell, the relative rainfall rate, as determined by radar for a given volume scan... Cooperative Program) field experiment of 1979. Four isolated cases, two rainshowers and two thundershowers, were selected for study. Profiles from volume scans taken 10 minutes before, during, and 10 minutes after the maximum radar-determined rainfall rate...
Information-Disturbance theorem and Uncertainty Relation
Takayuki Miyadera; Hideki Imai
2007-07-31T23:59:59.000Z
It has been shown that Information-Disturbance theorem can play an important role in security proof of quantum cryptography. The theorem is by itself interesting since it can be regarded as an information theoretic version of uncertainty principle. It, however, has been able to treat restricted situations. In this paper, the restriction on the source is abandoned, and a general information-disturbance theorem is obtained. The theorem relates information gain by Eve with information gain by Bob.
Relation Between Heart Rate and Problem Behaviors
Freeman, Rachel L.; Horner, Robert H.; Reichle, Joe
1999-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
American Journal on Mental Retardation, 1999, Vol. 104, No. 4, 330-345 Relation Between Heart Rate and Problem Behaviors Rachel L. Freeman and Robert H. Horner University of Oregon Joe Reichle University of Minnesota A new... methodological approach for understanding self-injury, aggression, and property destruction exhibited by individuals with severe developmental disabilities was evaluated in this descriptive study. Measures of heart-rate changes before, during, and after...
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Refueling machine with relative positioning capability
Challberg, R.C.; Jones, C.R.
1998-12-15T23:59:59.000Z
A refueling machine is disclosed having relative positioning capability for refueling a nuclear reactor. The refueling machine includes a pair of articulated arms mounted on a refueling bridge. Each arm supports a respective telescoping mast. Each telescoping mast is designed to flex laterally in response to application of a lateral thrust on the end of the mast. A pendant mounted on the end of the mast carries an air-actuated grapple, television cameras, ultrasonic transducers and waterjet thrusters. The ultrasonic transducers are used to detect the gross position of the grapple relative to the bail of a nuclear fuel assembly in the fuel core. The television cameras acquire an image of the bail which is compared to a pre-stored image in computer memory. The pendant can be rotated until the television image and the pre-stored image match within a predetermined tolerance. Similarly, the waterjet thrusters can be used to apply lateral thrust to the end of the flexible mast to place the grapple in a fine position relative to the bail as a function of the discrepancy between the television and pre-stored images. 11 figs.
Periodic relativity: basic framework of the theory
Vikram H. Zaveri
2014-11-25T23:59:59.000Z
An alternative gravity theory is proposed which does not rely on Riemannian geometry and geodesic trajectories. The theory named periodic relativity (PR) does not use the weak field approximation and allows every two body system to deviate differently from the flat Minkowski metric. PR differs from general relativity (GR) in predictions of the proper time intervals of distant objects. PR proposes a definite connection between the proper time interval of an object and gravitational frequency shift of its constituent particles as the object travels through the gravitational field. PR is based on the dynamic weak equivalence principle which equates the gravitational mass with the relativistic mass. PR provides very accurate solutions for the Pioneer anomaly and the rotation curves of galaxies outside the framework of general relativity. PR satisfies Einstein's field equations with respect to the three major GR tests within the solar system and with respect to the derivation of Friedmann equation in cosmology. This article defines the underlying framework of the theory.
The moisture budget in relation to convection
Scott, Robert Wilson
1976-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Analyses of the local rate-of-change of moisture in the layer from 900-750 mb . . . . . . , . . . , . . . . . . 23 Analyses of the local rate-of-change of moisture in the layer from 750-500 mb 24 Vertical profiles of the net vertical boundary flux... of moisture related to MDR 26 10 Analyses of the net vertical boundary flux of moisture in the layer from 900-750 mb 28 Analyses of the net vertical boundary flux of moisture in the layer from 750-500 mb 29 12 Analyses of the net vertical boundary flux...
A Radiation Scalar for Numerical Relativity
Christopher Beetle; Lior M. Burko
2002-10-05T23:59:59.000Z
This letter describes a scalar curvature invariant for general relativity with a certain, distinctive feature. While many such invariants exist, this one vanishes in regions of space-time which can be said unambiguously to contain no gravitational radiation. In more general regions which incontrovertibly support non-trivial radiation fields, it can be used to extract local, coordinate-independent information partially characterizing that radiation. While a clear, physical interpretation is possible only in such radiation zones, a simple algorithm can be given to extend the definition smoothly to generic regions of space-time.
Managing Insects and Related Pests of Roses
Drees, Bastiaan M.; Pemberton, Brent; Cole, Charles L.
1999-07-12T23:59:59.000Z
aid in managing pests (also see Extension publica- tions L-866 Roses: How to Plant and L-878 Roses: Summer Care): n Maintain clean, closely mowed areas next to the rose garden to help deter grasshoppers, beetles and caterpillars from migrating... Managing insects and related pests of roses B-6068 6-99 Bastiaan M. Drees, Brent Pemberton and Charles L. Cole* T exas is well known for roses. In the Tyler region, roses are grown commercially in greenhouses and outdoor nurseries, where field...
Relativity of Space-Time Geometry
L. V. Verozub
1996-06-14T23:59:59.000Z
We argue that space-time geometry is not absolute with respect to the frame of reference being used. The space-time metric differential form $ds$ in noninertial frames of reference (NIFR) is caused by the properties of the used frames in accordance with the Berkley - Leibnitz - Mach - Poincar\\'{e} ideas about relativity of space and time . It is shown that the Sagnac effect and the existence of inertial forces in NIFR can be considered from this point of view. An experimental test is proposed.
Ootw Tool Requirements in Relation to JWARS
Hartley III, D.S.; Packard, S.L.
1998-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
This document reports the results of the CMke of the Secretary of Defense/Program Analysis & Evaluation (OSD/PA&E) sponsored project to identify how Operations Other Than War (OOTW) tool requirements relate to the Joint Warfare Simulation (JWARS) and, more generally, to joint analytical modeling and simulation (M&S) requirements. It includes recommendations about which OOTW tools (and functionality within tools) should be included in JWARS, which should be managed as joint analytical modeling and simulation (M&S) tools, and which should be left for independent development.
Query optimization in nested relational databases
Rathakrishnan, Balaji
1992-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
120 75 Fig. 5. Example for nest 20 this does not apply to nests involving multiple attributes [5]. 3. An unnest operator is an inverse of the nest operator. That is, p[&'](~[&'= &](ff)) = & 4. A nest operator is not always an inverse... IV THE EXTENDED RECURSIVE ALGEBRA . A. The algebra 1 2 3 4 16 16 16 16 18 20 22 24 24 27 28 29 29 34 39 43 44 44 CHAPTER Page V QUERY OPTIMIZATION IN RELATIONAL DATABASES . . 54 A. Steps in query processing . B. Algebraic...
Space nuclear power, propulsion, and related technologies.
Berman, Marshall
1992-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Sandia National Laboratories (Sandia) is one of the nation's largest research and development (R&D) facilities, with headquarters at Albuquerque, New Mexico; a laboratory at Livermore, California; and a test range near Tonopah, Nevada. Smaller testing facilities are also operated at other locations. Established in 1945, Sandia was operated by the University of California until 1949, when, at the request of President Truman, Sandia Corporation was formed as a subsidiary of Bell Lab's Western Electric Company to operate Sandia as a service to the U.S. Government without profit or fee. Sandia is currently operated for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) by AT&T Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of AT&T. Sandia's responsibility is national security programs in defense and energy with primary emphasis on nuclear weapon research and development (R&D). However, Sandia also supports a wide variety of projects ranging from basic materials research to the design of specialized parachutes. Assets, owned by DOE and valued at more than $1.2 billion, include about 600 major buildings containing about 372,000 square meters (m2) (4 million square feet [ft2]) of floor space, located on land totalling approximately 1460 square kilometers (km2) (562 square miles [mi]). Sandia employs about 8500 people, the majority in Albuquerque, with about 1000 in Livermore. Approximately 60% of Sandia's employees are in technical and scientific positions, and the remainder are in crafts, skilled labor, and administrative positions. As a multiprogram national laboratory, Sandia has much to offer both industrial and government customers in pursuing space nuclear technologies. The purpose of this brochure is to provide the reader with a brief summary of Sandia's technical capabilities, test facilities, and example programs that relate to military and civilian objectives in space. Sandia is interested in forming partnerships with industry and government organizations, and has already formed several cooperative alliances and agreements. Because of the synergism of multiple governmental and industrial sponsors of many programs, Sandia is frequently able to provide complex technical solutions in a relatively short time, and often at lower cost to a particular customer. They have listed a few ongoing programs at Sandia related to space nuclear technology as examples of the possible synergisms that could result from forming teams and partnerships with related technologies and objectives.
Relativity theory in time-space
Ákos G. Horváth
2014-11-05T23:59:59.000Z
The concept of time-space defined in an earlier paper of the author is certain generalization of the so-called space-time. In this paper we introduce the concept of time-space manifold. In the homogeneous case, the time-space manifold is a differentiable manifold with such tangent spaces which have certain fixed time-space structure. We redefine the fundamental concepts of global relativity theory with respect to this general situation. We study the concepts of affine connection, parallel transport, curvature tensor and Einstein equation, respectively.
Special Relativity is an Excellent Theory
E. Comay
2006-03-05T23:59:59.000Z
Criteria for defining errors of a physical theory are formulated. It is shown that the Special Theory of Relativity (STR) has a solid mathematical basis. An enormous amount of experiments carried out in particle physics use beams of particles having a very high energy. The data of these experiments are consistent with STR and support our confidence that STR is an excellent theory. Several specific cases of this issue are discussed explicitly. Contrary to a common belief, it is proved that the contemporary mainstream of physicists adhere to some theoretical ideas that violate STR.
Reasonable fermionic quantum information theories require relativity
Nicolai Friis
2015-02-16T23:59:59.000Z
We show that any abstract quantum information theory based on anticommuting operators must be supplemented by a superselection rule deeply rooted in relativity. While quantum information may be encoded in the Fock space generated by such operators, the unrestricted fermionic theory has a peculiar feature: Pairs of bipartition marginals of pure states need not have identical spectra. This leads to an ambiguous definition of the entropy of entanglement. We prove that this problem is removed by a superselection rule that arises from Lorentz invariance and no-signalling.
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Building-related risk factors and work-related lower respiratory symptoms in 80 office buildings
Mendell, M.J.; Naco, G.M.; Wilcox, T.G.; Sieber, W.K.
2002-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
We assessed building-related risk factors for lower respiratory symptoms in office workers. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health in 1993 collected data during indoor environmental health investigations of workplaces. We used multivariate logistic regression analyses to assess relationships between lower respiratory symptoms in office workers and risk factors plausibly related to microbiologic contamination. Among 2,435 occupants in 80 office buildings, frequent, work-related multiple lower respiratory symptoms were strongly associated, in multivariate models, with two risk factors for microbiologic contamination: poor pan drainage under cooling coils and debris in outside air intake. Associations tended to be stronger among those with a history of physician-diagnosed asthma. These findings suggest that adverse lower respiratory health effects from indoor work environments, although unusual, may occur in relation to poorly designed or maintained ventilation systems, particularly among previously diagnosed asthmatics. These findings require confirmation in more representative buildings.
Relative sensitivity and cost of amphipod bioassays
Word, J.Q.; Ward, J.A.; Brown, B.; Walls, B.D.; Lemlich, S.
1989-07-01T23:59:59.000Z
Studies were conducted to compare the relative sensitivity of the amphipods Ampelisca abdita, Grandidierella japonica, and Rhepoxynius abronius; the differences in their sensitivity under flow-through and static testing protocols; and the relative cost of performing each type of test. These studies, sponsored by the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), provided a way of assessing the most cost effective and sensitive way of evaluating sediments proposed for dredging. Sensitivity of R. abronius and A. abdita was evaluated at 51 sites during three separate experimental periods. G. japonica sensitivity was compared to R. abronius and A. abdita at five sites. During each of the three testing periods, flow-through and static testing protocols were evaluated for each species. R. abronius showed greater mortality, and thus higher sensitivity, over the 10-d testing periods than G. japonica or A. abdita. The highest mortality was in the flow-through protocol for R. abronius. We believe this increased sensitivity was due to additional contaminant exposure from the undisturbed air-water interface. The containment loads in the air-water interface of the static jar may not have been as concentrated because of disturbance from aeration. The static protocols were less expensive than flow-through. The testing protocols for R. abronius were less expensive than those for G. japonica. The A. abdita flow-through test was the most expensive at 2.3 times the cost of the least expensive static R. abronius test. 5 refs., 3 figs., 5 tabs.
Cosmology calculations almost without general relativity
Thomas F. Jordan
2004-12-08T23:59:59.000Z
The Friedmann equation is derived for a Newtonian universe. Changing mass density to energy density gives exactly the Friedmann equation of general relativity. Accounting for work done by pressure then yields the two Einstein equations that govern the expansion of the universe. Descriptions and explanations of radiation pressure and vacuum pressure are added to complete a basic kit of cosmology tools. It provides a basis for teaching cosmology to undergraduates in a way that quickly equips them to do basic calculations. This is demonstrated with calculations involving: characteristics of the expansion for densities dominated by radiation, matter, or vacuum; the closeness of the density to the critical density; how much vacuum energy compared to matter energy is needed to make the expansion accelerate; and how little is needed to make it stop. Travel time and luninosity distance are calculated in terms of the redshift and the densities of matter and vacuum energy, using a scaled Friedmann equation with the constant in the curvature term determined by matching with the present values of the Hubble parameter and energy density. General relativity is needed only for the luminosity distance, to describe how the curvature of space, determined by the energy density, can change the intensity of light by changing the area of the sphere to which the light has spread. Thirty-one problems are included.
The pentagon relation and incidence geometry
Doliwa, Adam, E-mail: doliwa@matman.uwm.edu.pl [Institute of Mathematics, Polish Academy of Sciences, ul. ?niadeckich 8, 00-956 Warszawa (Poland); Sergeev, Sergey M., E-mail: Sergey.Sergeev@canberra.edu.au [Faculty of Information Sciences and Engineering, University of Canberra, Canberra, ACT 2601 (Australia)
2014-06-15T23:59:59.000Z
We define a map S:D{sup 2}×D{sup 2}?D{sup 2}×D{sup 2}, where D is an arbitrary division ring (skew field), associated with the Veblen configuration, and we show that such a map provides solutions to the functional dynamical pentagon equation. We explain that fact in elementary geometric terms using the symmetry of the Veblen and Desargues configurations. We introduce also another map of a geometric origin with the pentagon property. We show equivalence of these maps with recently introduced Desargues maps which provide geometric interpretation to a non-commutative version of Hirota's discrete Kadomtsev–Petviashvili equation. Finally, we demonstrate that in an appropriate gauge the (commutative version of the) maps preserves a natural Poisson structure—the quasiclassical limit of the Weyl commutation relations. The corresponding quantum reduction is then studied. In particular, we discuss uniqueness of the Weyl relations for the ultra-local reduction of the map. We give then the corresponding solution of the quantum pentagon equation in terms of the non-compact quantum dilogarithm function.
GRChombo : Numerical Relativity with Adaptive Mesh Refinement
Katy Clough; Pau Figueras; Hal Finkel; Markus Kunesch; Eugene A. Lim; Saran Tunyasuvunakool
2015-03-11T23:59:59.000Z
Numerical relativity has undergone a revolution in the past decade. With a well-understood mathematical formalism, and full control over the gauge modes, it is now entering an era in which the science can be properly explored. In this work, we introduce GRChombo, a new numerical relativity code written to take full advantage of modern parallel computing techniques. GRChombo's features include full adaptive mesh refinement with block structured Berger-Rigoutsos grid generation which supports non-trivial "many-boxes-in-many-boxes" meshing hierarchies, and massive parallelism through the Message Passing Interface (MPI). GRChombo evolves the Einstein equation with the standard BSSN formalism, with an option to turn on CCZ4 constraint damping if required. We show that GRChombo passes all the standard "Apples-to-Apples" code comparison tests. We also show that it can stably and accurately evolve vacuum black hole spacetimes such as binary black hole mergers, and non-vacuum spacetimes such as scalar collapses into black holes. As an illustration of its AMR capability, we demonstrate the evolution of triple black hole merger, which can be set up trivially in GRChombo.
GRChombo : Numerical Relativity with Adaptive Mesh Refinement
Clough, Katy; Finkel, Hal; Kunesch, Markus; Lim, Eugene A; Tunyasuvunakool, Saran
2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Numerical relativity has undergone a revolution in the past decade. With a well-understood mathematical formalism, and full control over the gauge modes, it is now entering an era in which the science can be properly explored. In this work, we introduce GRChombo, a new numerical relativity code written to take full advantage of modern parallel computing techniques. GRChombo's features include full adaptive mesh refinement with block structured Berger-Rigoutsos grid generation which supports non-trivial "many-boxes-in-many-boxes" meshing hierarchies, and massive parallelism through the Message Passing Interface (MPI). GRChombo evolves the Einstein equation with the standard BSSN formalism, with an option to turn on CCZ4 constraint damping if required. We show that GRChombo passes all the standard "Apples-to-Apples" code comparison tests. We also show that it can stably and accurately evolve vacuum black hole spacetimes such as binary black hole mergers, and non-vacuum spacetimes such as scalar collapses into b...
Periodic Cluster Mutations and Related Integrable Maps
Allan P Fordy
2014-03-31T23:59:59.000Z
One of the remarkable properties of cluster algebras is that any cluster, obtained from a sequence of mutations from an initial cluster, can be written as a Laurent polynomial in the initial cluster (known as the "Laurent phenomenon"). There are many nonlinear recurrences which exhibit the Laurent phenomenon and thus unexpectedly generate integer sequences. The mutation of a typical quiver will not generate a recurrence, but rather an erratic sequence of exchange relations. How do we "design" a quiver which gives rise to a given recurrence? A key role is played by the concept of "periodic cluster mutation", introduced in 2009. Each recurrence corresponds to a finite dimensional map. In the context of cluster mutations, these are called "cluster maps". What properties do cluster maps have? Are they integrable in some standard sense? In this review I describe how integrable maps arise in the context of cluster mutations. I first explain the concept of "periodic cluster mutation", giving some classification results. I then give a review of what is meant by an integrable map and apply this to cluster maps. Two classes of integrable maps are related to interesting monodromy problems, which generate interesting Poisson algebras of functions, used to prove complete integrability and a linearisation. A connections to the Hirota-Miwa equation is explained.
Relative Abundance Measurements in Plumes and Interplumes
Guennou, Chloé; Savin, Daniel Wolf
2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
We present measurements of relative elemental abundances in plumes and interplumes. Plumes are bright, narrow structures in coronal holes that extend along open magnetic field lines far out into the corona. Previous work has found that in some coronal structures the abundances of elements with a low first ionization potential (FIP) 10 eV). We have used EIS spectroscopic observations made on 2007 March 13 and 14 over an ~24 hour period to characterize abundance variations in plumes and interplumes. To assess their elemental composition, we have used a differential emission measure (DEM) analysis, which accounts for the thermal structure of the observed plasma. We have used lines from ions of iron, silicon, and sulfur. From these we have estimated the ratio of the iron and silicon FIP bias relative to that for sulfur. From the results, we have created FIP-bias-ratio maps. We find that the FIP-bias ratio is sometimes higher in plumes than in interplumes and that this enhancement can be time dependent. These res...
A Comparative Study of Estimation Models for Satellite Relative Motion
Desai, Uri
2013-01-31T23:59:59.000Z
The problem of relative spacecraft motion estimation is considered with application to various reference and relative orbits. Mean circular and elliptic orbits are analyzed, with relative orbits ranging in size from 1 km ...
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On the definition of velocity in doubly special relativity theories
Piotr Kosinski; Pawel Maslanka
2002-11-13T23:59:59.000Z
We discuss the definition of particle velocity in doubly relativity theories. The general formula relating velocity and four-momentum of particle is given.
Plasma generators, reactor systems and related methods
Kong, Peter C. (Idaho Falls, ID); Pink, Robert J. (Pocatello, ID); Lee, James E. (Idaho Falls, ID)
2007-06-19T23:59:59.000Z
A plasma generator, reactor and associated systems and methods are provided in accordance with the present invention. A plasma reactor may include multiple sections or modules which are removably coupled together to form a chamber. Associated with each section is an electrode set including three electrodes with each electrode being coupled to a single phase of a three-phase alternating current (AC) power supply. The electrodes are disposed about a longitudinal centerline of the chamber and are arranged to provide and extended arc and generate an extended body of plasma. The electrodes are displaceable relative to the longitudinal centerline of the chamber. A control system may be utilized so as to automatically displace the electrodes and define an electrode gap responsive to measure voltage or current levels of the associated power supply.
Extracting Geospatial Preferences Using Relational Neighbors
Marinho, Leandro Balby; Sandholm, Thomas; Nunes, Iury; Nóbrega, Caio; Araújo, Jordão
2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
With the increasing popularity of location-based social media applications and devices that automatically tag generated content with locations, large repositories of collaborative geo-referenced data are appearing on-line. Efficiently extracting user preferences from these data to determine what information to recommend is challenging because of the sheer volume of data as well as the frequency of updates. Traditional recommender systems focus on the interplay between users and items, but ignore contextual parameters such as location. In this paper we take a geospatial approach to determine locational preferences and similarities between users. We propose to capture the geographic context of user preferences for items using a relational graph, through which we are able to derive many new and state-of-the-art recommendation algorithms, including combinations of them, requiring changes only in the definition of the edge weights. Furthermore, we discuss several solutions for cold-start scenarios. Finally, we con...
On polinomial formulations of general relativity
V. Khatsymovsky
1993-10-03T23:59:59.000Z
As basic variables in general relativity (GR) are chosen antisymmetric connection and bivectors - bilinear in tetrad area tensors subject to appropriate (bilinear) constraints. In canonical formalism we get theory with polinomial constraints some of which are II class. On partial resolving the latter we get another polinomial formulation. Separating self- and antiselfdual parts of antisymmetric tensors we come to Ashtekar constraints including those known as "reality conditions" which connect self- and antiselfdual sectors of the theory. These conditions form second class system and cannot be simply imposed on quantum states (or taken as initial conditions in classical theory). Rather these should be taken into account in operator sence by forming corresponding Dirac brackets. As a result, commutators between canonical variables are no longer polinomial, and even separate treatment of self- and antiselfdual sectors is impossible.
On the vierbein formalism of general relativity
T. Mei
2007-12-06T23:59:59.000Z
Both the Einstein-Hilbert action and the Einstein equations are discussed under the absolute vierbein formalism. Taking advantage of this form, we prove that the "kinetic energy" term, i.e., the quadratic term of time derivative term, in the Lagrangian of the Einstein-Hilbert action is non-positive definitive. And then, we present two groups of coordinate conditions that lead to positive definitive kinetic energy term in the Lagrangian, as well as the corresponding actions with positive definitive kinetic energy term, respectively. Based on the ADM decomposition, the Hamiltonian representation and canonical quantization of general relativity taking advantage of the actions with positive definitive kinetic energy term are discussed; especially, the Hamiltonian constraints with positive definitive kinetic energy term are given, respectively. Finally, we present a group of gauge conditions such that there is not any second time derivative term in the ten Einstein equations.
Neuroimaging for drug addiction and related behaviors
Parvaz M. A.; Parvaz, M.A.; Alia-Klein, N.; Woicik,P.A.; Volkow, N.D.; Goldstein, R.Z.
2011-10-01T23:59:59.000Z
In this review, we highlight the role of neuroimaging techniques in studying the emotional and cognitive-behavioral components of the addiction syndrome by focusing on the neural substrates subserving them. The phenomenology of drug addiction can be characterized by a recurrent pattern of subjective experiences that includes drug intoxication, craving, bingeing, and withdrawal with the cycle culminating in a persistent preoccupation with obtaining, consuming, and recovering from the drug. In the past two decades, imaging studies of drug addiction have demonstrated deficits in brain circuits related to reward and impulsivity. The current review focuses on studies employing positron emission tomography (PET), functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), and electroencephalography (EEG) to investigate these behaviors in drug-addicted human populations. We begin with a brief account of drug addiction followed by a technical account of each of these imaging modalities. We then discuss how these techniques have uniquely contributed to a deeper understanding of addictive behaviors.
Lattice Boltzmann Model for Numerical Relativity
Ilseven, E
2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
In the Bona-Masso formulation, Einstein equations are written as a set of flux conservative first order hyperbolic equations that resemble fluid dynamics equations. Based on this formulation, we construct a lattice Boltzmann model for Numerical Relativity. Our model is validated with well-established tests, showing good agreement with analytical solutions. Furthermore, we show that by increasing the relaxation time, we gain stability at the cost of losing accuracy, and by decreasing the lattice spacings while keeping a constant numerical diffusivity, the accuracy and stability of our simulations improves. Finally, in order to show the potential of our approach a linear scaling law for parallelisation with respect to number of CPU cores is demonstrated. Our model represents the first step in using lattice kinetic theory to solve gravitational problems.
Oil shale, tar sands, and related materials
Stauffer, H.C.
1981-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
This sixteen-chapter book focuses on the many problems and the new methodology associated with the commercialization of the oil shale and tar sand industry. Topics discussed include: an overview of the Department of Energy's oil shale R, D, and D program; computer simulation of explosive fracture of oil shale; fracturing of oil shale by treatment with liquid sulfur dioxide; chemistry of shale oil cracking; hydrogen sulfide evolution from Colorado oil shale; a possible mechanism of alkene/alkane production in oil shale retorting; oil shale retorting kinetics; kinetics of oil shale char gasification; a comparison of asphaltenes from naturally occurring shale bitumen and retorted shale oils: the influence of temperature on asphaltene structure; beneficiation of Green River oil shale by density methods; beneficiation of Green River oil shale pelletization; shell pellet heat exchange retorting: the SPHER energy-efficient process for retorting oil shale; retorted oil shale disposal research; an investigation into the potential economics of large-scale shale oil production; commercial scale refining of Paraho crude shale oil into military specification fuels; relation between fuel properties and chemical composition; chemical characterization/physical properties of US Navy shale-II fuels; relation between fuel properties and chemical composition: stability of oil shale-derived jet fuel; pyrolysis of shale oil residual fractions; synfuel stability: degradation mechanisms and actual findings; the chemistry of shale oil and its refined products; the reactivity of Cold Lake asphaltenes; influence of thermal processing on the properties of Cold Lake asphaltenes: the effect of distillation; thermal recovery of oil from tar sands by an energy-efficient process; and hydropyrolysis: the potential for primary upgrading of tar sand bitumen.
Jointly Sponsored Research Program Energy Related Research
Western Research Institute
2009-03-31T23:59:59.000Z
Cooperative Agreement, DE-FC26-98FT40323, Jointly Sponsored Research (JSR) Program at Western Research Institute (WRI) began in 1998. Over the course of the Program, a total of seventy-seven tasks were proposed utilizing a total of $23,202,579 in USDOE funds. Against this funding, cosponsors committed $26,557,649 in private funds to produce a program valued at $49,760,228. The goal of the Jointly Sponsored Research Program was to develop or assist in the development of innovative technology solutions that will: (1) Increase the production of United States energy resources - coal, natural gas, oil, and renewable energy resources; (2) Enhance the competitiveness of United States energy technologies in international markets and assist in technology transfer; (3) Reduce the nation's dependence on foreign energy supplies and strengthen both the United States and regional economies; and (4) Minimize environmental impacts of energy production and utilization. Under the JSR Program, energy-related tasks emphasized enhanced oil recovery, heavy oil upgrading and characterization, coal beneficiation and upgrading, coal combustion systems development including oxy-combustion, emissions monitoring and abatement, coal gasification technologies including gas clean-up and conditioning, hydrogen and liquid fuels production, coal-bed methane recovery, and the development of technologies for the utilization of renewable energy resources. Environmental-related activities emphasized cleaning contaminated soils and waters, processing of oily wastes, mitigating acid mine drainage, and demonstrating uses for solid waste from clean coal technologies, and other advanced coal-based systems. Technology enhancement activities included resource characterization studies, development of improved methods, monitors and sensors. In general the goals of the tasks proposed were to enhance competitiveness of U.S. technology, increase production of domestic resources, and reduce environmental impacts associated with energy production and utilization. This report summarizes the accomplishments of the JSR Program.
California Labor Relations: Background and Developments through Mid-2002
Mitchell, Daniel J.B.
2002-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
power plants, disrupting ongoing labor relations at the facilities. For example, at a former Southern California
Isomorphism of subshifts is a universal countable Borel equivalence relation
Clemens, John D.
Isomorphism of subshifts is a universal countable Borel equivalence relation John D. Clemens July 17, 2007 Abstract We use the theory of Borel equivalence relations to analyze the equiva- lence relation of isomorphism among one-dimensional subshifts. We show that this equivalence relation
Farlow, Jerry
Section 3.3 Equivalence Relations1 Section 3.3 Equivalence RelationSection 3.3 Equivalence RelationSection 3.3 Equivalence RelationSection 3.3 Equivalence Relationssss Purpose of SectionPurpose of SectionPurpose of SectionPurpose of Section To introduce the concept of an equivalence relationequivalence
Immunostimulatory nanoparticles and related compositions, methods and systems
Hoeprich, Paul D; Fischer, Nicholas O; Blanchette, Craig; Mason, Peter W
2014-11-18T23:59:59.000Z
Provided herein are immunostimulatory nanolipoprotein particles and related compositions methods and systems.
Relative sensitivity of formability to anisotropy
Logan, R.W.; Maker, B.N.
1997-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
This work compares the relative importance of material anisotropy in sheet forming as compared to other material and process variables. The comparison is made quantitative by the use of normalized dependencies of depth to failure (forming limit is reached) on various measures of anisotropy, as well as strain and rate sensitivity, friction, and tooling. Comparisons are made for a variety of forming processes examined previously in the literature as well as two examples of complex stampings in this work. 7 The examples rover a range from nearly pure draw to nearly pure stretch situations, and show that for materials following a quadratic yield criterion, anisotropy is among the most sensitive parameters influencing formability. For materials following higher-exponent yield criteria, the dependency is milder but is still of the order of most other process parameters. However, depending on the particular forming operation, it is shown that in some cases anisotropy may be ignored, whereas in others its consideration is crucial to a good quality analysis.
Money Related Decommissioning and Funding Decision Making
Goodman, Lynne S. [Detroit Edison Company, 6400 N. Dixie Highway, Newport, Michigan 48162 (United States)
2008-01-15T23:59:59.000Z
'Money makes the world go round', as the song says. It definitely influences decommissioning decision-making and financial assurance for future decommissioning. This paper will address two money-related decommissioning topics. The first is the evaluation of whether to continue or to halt decommissioning activities at Fermi 1. The second is maintaining adequacy of financial assurance for future decommissioning of operating plants. Decommissioning costs considerable money and costs are often higher than originally estimated. If costs increase significantly and decommissioning is not well funded, decommissioning activities may be deferred. Several decommissioning projects have been deferred when decision-makers determined future spending is preferable than current spending, or when costs have risen significantly. Decommissioning activity timing is being reevaluated for the Fermi 1 project. Assumptions for waste cost-escalation significantly impact the decision being made this year on the Fermi 1 decommissioning project. They also have a major impact on the estimated costs for decommissioning currently operating plants. Adequately funding full decommissioning during plant operation will ensure that the users who receive the benefit pay the full price of the nuclear-generated electricity. Funding throughout operation also will better ensure that money is available following shutdown to allow decommissioning to be conducted without need for additional funds.
Asbestos-related pulmonary disease in boilermakers
Demers, R.Y.; Neale, A.V.; Robins, T.; Herman, S.C. (Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI (USA))
1990-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Boilermakers are skilled building tradesmen who construct, repair, and dismantle boilers. The present study reports on the evaluation of members of a Michigan boilermaker's union for the presence of signs and symptoms of chronic pulmonary disease. Study variables included standardized evaluations of chest x-ray findings, pulmonary function testing, physical examination, and respiratory symptoms. An overall participation rate of 69% was achieved. A non-participant survey identified no significant differences between participants and non-participants in dyspnea, cough, age, or smoking history. Among participants with greater than 20 years experience in the trade, the mean FVC was 91% of predicted; the FEV1 was 86% of predicted; 25% showed at least a 1/0 profusion of interstitial markings on chest x-ray; 30% had bilateral pleural abnormalities; and 52% had audible inspiratory rales on physical examination. Forced vital capacity and forced expiratory volume at one second both decreased with years in the trade. Chest x-ray findings of interstitial fibrosis and pleural plaques were related to ten or more years in the trade, as were respiratory symptoms of pulmonary rales, wheeze, and dyspnea.
Two-point derivative dispersion relations
Erasmo Ferreira; Javier Sesma
2014-03-24T23:59:59.000Z
A new derivation is given for the representation, under certain conditions, of the integral dispersion relations of scattering theory through local forms. The resulting expressions have been obtained through an independent procedure to construct the real part, and consist of new mathematical structures of double infinite summations of derivatives. In this new form the derivatives are calculated at the generic value of the energy $E$ and separately at the reference point $E=m$ that is the lower limit of the integration. This new form may be more interesting in certain circumstances and directly shows the origin of the difficulties in convergence that were present in the old truncated forms called standard-DDR. For all cases in which the reductions of the double to single sums were obtained in our previous work, leading to explicit demonstration of convergence, these new expressions are seen to be identical to the previous ones. We present, as a glossary, the most simplified explicit results for the DDR's in the cases of imaginary amplitudes of forms $(E/m)^\\lambda[\\ln (E/m)]^n$, that cover the cases of practical interest in particle physics phenomenology at high energies. We explicitly study the expressions for the cases with $\\lambda$ negative odd integers, that require identification of cancelation of singularities, and provide the corresponding final results.
Relating productivity to visibility and lighting
Clear, R.; Berman, S.
1982-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
The problem of determining the appropriate light levels for visual tasks is a cost-benefit problem. Existing light level recommendations seriously underweight the importance of economic factors. Furthermore, the relative importance of the visibility factors in determining the optimal light levels appears inconsistent with the importance of these factors in determining visibility and visual performance. It is shown that calculations based on acuities give a lower limit of 100 to 200 lux for cost-effective light levels for office tasks. Upper limits are calculated from correlations of task performance to visibility levels. Visibility levels become progressively insensitive to luminance as luminance increases. Average power densities above 100 watts/m/sup 2/ are cost-effective only when visibility is very low. However, there is a 3-to-10 times larger increase in benefits from improving contrast or contrast sensitivity than from using more than 10 watts/m/sup 2/. Contrast or contrast sensitivity can be improved by using forms with larger print, using xerographic copy instead of carbon or mimeo, making sure office workers have the right eyeglasses, or even by transferring workers with visual problems to less visually demanding tasks. Once these changes are made it is no longer cost-effective to use more than 10 watts/m/sup 2/. This conclusion raises serious questions about recommendations that lead to greater than about 10 watts/m/sup 2/ of installed lighting for general office work.
Agriculture-related radiation dose calculations
Furr, J.M.; Mayberry, J.J.; Waite, D.A.
1987-10-01T23:59:59.000Z
Estimates of radiation dose to the public must be made at each stage in the identification and qualification process leading to siting a high-level nuclear waste repository. Specifically considering the ingestion pathway, this paper examines questions of reliability and adequacy of dose calculations in relation to five stages of data availability (geologic province, region, area, location, and mass balance) and three methods of calculation (population, population/food production, and food production driven). Calculations were done using the model PABLM with data for the Permian and Palo Duro Basins and the Deaf Smith County area. Extra effort expended in gathering agricultural data at succeeding environmental characterization levels does not appear justified, since dose estimates do not differ greatly; that effort would be better spent determining usage of food types that contribute most to the total dose; and that consumption rate and the air dispersion factor are critical to assessment of radiation dose via the ingestion pathway. 17 refs., 9 figs., 32 tabs.
V Guruprasad
2000-05-04T23:59:59.000Z
Formalising the logical dependence of physical quantities on material referents of scale, I show that both Hubble's law and the cosmological constant are in fact exactly replicable by a spatial contraction of referents locally on earth, and that the Pioneer anomaly is irrefutable indication that this is the case. The formalism literally embodies Feynman's ``hot-plate'' model, predictably yielding a logical derivation of the relativity postulates, and importantly, suffices to demonstrate the inherent logical consistency of general relativity and quantum mechanics, whose foundations I have shown separately to be fundamentally computational. I further show that the spatial contraction of our referents also accounts for considerable planetary and geological data inexplicable in the standard model, and predicts that the Hubble flow appears differently or is altogether absent from platforms in deep space, depending on the local physics.
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The efficiency of environmental impact assessments relating to noise issues
Paris-Sud XI, Université de
The efficiency of environmental impact assessments relating to noise issues Z. Krukle University of environmental impact assessments (EIA) relating to noise issues. The goal is attained through evaluation, effectiveness, environmental impact assessment, noise 1 Introduction Environmental impact assessment (EIA
Borel equivalence relations which are highly unfree Greg Hjorth
Hjorth, Greg
* Borel equivalence relations Abstract There is an ergodic, measure preserving, countable Borel equivalence rel* *ation E equivalence relati* *ons may be reduced to Borel equivalence relations arising from a free group action
SOME APPLICATIONS OF SUPERRIGIDITY TO BOREL EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS
Thomas, Simon
SOME APPLICATIONS OF SUPERRIGIDITY TO BOREL EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS SIMON THOMAS Abstract.There exists a countable Borel equivalence relation E countable Borel equivalence re* *la- tions. (For example, see [2], [11], [12].) In particular, Adams [1
Study Reveals Challenges and Opportunities Related to Vessels...
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Reveals Challenges and Opportunities Related to Vessels for U.S. Offshore Wind Study Reveals Challenges and Opportunities Related to Vessels for U.S. Offshore Wind October 1, 2013...
La relation pdagogique contrleur de gestion oprationnels : enjeux et dterminants
Boyer, Edmond
auprès de contrôleurs de gestion sont révélateurs : suivant les cas, les relations interpersonnelles« La relation pédagogique contrôleur de gestion opérationnels : enjeux et déterminants » Xavier DURAND Docteur en Sciences de Gestion IAE de Poitiers CEREGE Pôle Finance Groupe ESSCA 1, rue
Intelligence-policy relations and the problem of politicization
Rovner, Joshua Randall
2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
A growing literature in international relations theory explores how domestic institutions filter and mediate international signals. The study of intelligence-policy relations fits naturally into this mold, because intelligence ...
AN EXAMPLE RELATED TO BRODY'S THEOREM ORG WINKELMANN
Henri Poincaré -Nancy-Université, Université
AN EXAMPLE RELATED TO BRODY'S THEOREM J ORG WINKELMANN Abstract. We discuss an example related to the workshop in Freiburg in September 2003. 1 #12; 2 J ORG WINKELMANN Bloch principle hold for the class
"DERIVATION" OF THE DE BROGLIE RELATION FROM THE DOPPLER EFFECT
Crawford, Frank S.
2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
BROGLIE RELATION FROM THE DOPPLER EFFECT Frank S. Crawfordusual derivation of the Doppler effect gives Eq. (l). (The
Assessment of Literature Related to Combustion Appliance Venting
1 Assessment of Literature Related to Combustion Appliance Venting Systems V.H. Rapp, B.C. Singer., Assessment of Literature Related to Combustion Appliance Venting Systems. LBNL-5798E 3 ABSTRACT In many by concerns about related impacts on the safety of naturally vented combustion appliances. Tighter housing
THIN EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS AND INNER MODELS PHILIPP SCHLICHT
Schlicht, Philipp
THIN EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS AND INNER MODELS PHILIPP SCHLICHT Abstract. We describe the inner models with representatives in all equiv- alence classes of thin equivalence relations in a given projective pointclass does not add equivalence classes to thin projective equivalence relations. For example, we show
COUNTABLE ABELIAN GROUP ACTIONS AND HYPERFINITE EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS
Gao, Su
COUNTABLE ABELIAN GROUP ACTIONS AND HYPERFINITE EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS SU GAO AND STEVE JACKSON Abstract. An equivalence relation E on a standard Borel space is hyperfinite if E is the increasing union of countably many Borel equivalence relations En where all En-equivalence classs are finite. In this article we
Mining Closed Relational Graphs with Connectivity Constraints X. Jasmine Zhou
Zhou, Xianghong Jasmine
Mining Closed Relational Graphs with Connectivity Constraints Xifeng Yan X. Jasmine Zhou Jiawei Han relational graphs, how to mine frequent highly connected subgraphs from it? ... G1 G2 Gn pattern Figure 1. Mining Massive Relational Graphs This new problem setting has three major characteristics different from
Some relations between quantum Turing machines and Turing machines
Andrés Sicard; Mario Vélez
1999-12-06T23:59:59.000Z
For quantum Turing machines we present three elements: Its components, its time evolution operator and its local transition function. The components are related with the components of deterministic Turing machines, the time evolution operator is related with the evolution of reversible Turing machines and the local transition function is related with the transition function of probabilistic and reversible Turing machines.
Scheme Evolution and the Relational Algebra Edwin McKenzie*
North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of
Scheme Evolution and the Relational Algebra TR87-003 Revised May 1988 Edwin McKenzie* Richard Institution. #12;Scheme Evolution and the Relational Algebra Edwin McKenzie and Richard Snodgrass Department, evolution of a database's contents and evolution of a database's scheme. We define a relation's scheme
Landau quantization and mass-radius relation of magnetized White Dwarfs in general relativity
Mukhopadhyay, Somnath; Basu, D N
2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Recently, several white dwarfs have been proposed with masses significantly above the Chandrasekhar limit, known as Super-Chandrasekhar White Dwarfs, to account for the overluminous Type Ia supernovae. In the present work, Equation of State of a completely degenerate relativistic electron gas in magnetic field based on Landau quantization of charged particles in a magnetic field is developed. The mass-radius relations for magnetized White Dwarfs are obtained by solving the Tolman-Oppenheimer-Volkoff equations. The effects of the magnetic energy density and pressure contributed by a density-dependent magnetic field are treated properly to find the stability configurations of realistic magnetic White Dwarf stars.
Extending the redshift-distance relation in Cosmological General Relativity to higher redshifts
John G. Hartnett
2007-11-22T23:59:59.000Z
The redshift-distance modulus relation, the Hubble Diagram, derived from Cosmological General Relativity has been extended to arbitrarily large redshifts. Numerical methods were employed and a density function was found that results in a valid solution of the field equations at all redshifts. The extension has been compared to 302 type Ia supernova data as well as to 69 Gamma-ray burst data. The latter however do not not truly represent a `standard candle' as the derived distance modulii are not independent of the cosmology used. Nevertheless the analysis shows a good fit can be achieved without the need to assume the existence of dark matter. The Carmelian theory is also shown to describe a universe that is always spatially flat. This results from the underlying assumption of the energy density of a cosmological constant $\\Omega_{\\Lambda} = 1$, the result of vacuum energy. The curvature of the universe is described by a \\textit{spacevelocity} metric where the energy content of the curvature at any epoch is $\\Omega_K = \\Omega_{\\Lambda} - \\Omega = 1-\\Omega$, where $\\Omega$ is the matter density of the universe. Hence the total density is always $\\Omega_K + \\Omega = 1$
Direct experimental verification of quantum commutation relations for Pauli operators
Xing-Can Yao; Jaromir Fiurasek; He Lu; Wei-Bo Gao; Yu-Ao Chen; Zeng-Bing Chen; Jian-Wei Pan
2010-02-08T23:59:59.000Z
We propose and demonstrate scheme for direct experimental testing of quantum commutation relations for Pauli operators. The implemented device is an advanced quantum processor that involves two programmable quantum gates. Depending on a state of two-qubit program register, we can test either commutation or anti-commutation relations. Very good agreement between theory and experiment is observed, indicating high-quality performance of the implemented quantum processor and reliable verification of commutation relations for Pauli operators.
"BEST training, related to science, that I have ever received"
Minnesota, University of
"BEST training, related to science, that I have ever received" - Quote from a Dragonfly Workshop digital nature photography to state education standards A technology training certificate to submit
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Trap Formation Is Associated with IL-1b and Autophagy-Related Signaling in Gout CiteSeer Summary: Background: Gout is a prevalent inflammatory arthritis affecting 12...
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Increases in Thunderstorm Activity in Southeast China Related to Air Pollution? For original submission and image(s), see ARM Research Highlights http:www.arm.govscience...
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LM visited 84 defense-related legacy uranium mine sites located within 11 uranium mining districts in 6 western states. At these sites, photographs and global positioning...
Observable Equivalence between General Relativity and Shape Dynamics
Tim Koslowski
2012-03-29T23:59:59.000Z
In this conceptual paper we construct a local version of Shape Dynamics that is equivalent to General Relativity in the sense that the algebras of Dirac observables weakly coincide. This allows us to identify Shape Dynamics observables with General Relativity observables, whose observables can now be interpreted as particular representative functions of observables of a conformal theory at fixed York time. An application of the observable equivalence of General Relativity and Shape Dynamics is to define the quantization of General Relativity through quantizing Shape Dynamics and using observable equivalence. We investigate this proposal explicitly for gravity in 2+1 dimensions.
NEDO Research Related to Battery Storage Applications for Integration...
NEDO Research Related to Battery Storage Applications for Integration of Renewable Energy Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: Spain Installed Wind Capacity...
Energy-related indoor environmental quality research: A priority agenda
2002-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
LBNL - 51328 ENERGY-RELATED INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITYof Public Health Florida Solar Energy Center, Florida StateStandards, U.S. Department of Energy National Institute of
Hydrogen Fuel Cell Engines and Related Technologies | Department...
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Technologies Hydrogen Fuel Cell Engines and Related Technologies This course covers hydrogen properties, use and safety, fuel cell technology and its systems, fuel cell...
A new diagnostic for the relative accuracy of Euler codes
C. R. Doering; J. D. Gibbon; D. D. Holm
2010-02-15T23:59:59.000Z
A procedure is suggested for testing the resolution and comparing the relative accuracy of numerical schemes for integration of the incompressible Euler equations.
apoptosis related gene: Topics by E-print Network
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of protein Barkai, Naama 10 Inference of Gene Relations from Microarray Data by Abduction Computer Technologies and Information Sciences Websites Summary: Inference of Gene...
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of protein Barkai, Naama 10 Inference of Gene Relations from Microarray Data by Abduction Computer Technologies and Information Sciences Websites Summary: Inference of Gene...
Isoperimetric Inequalities Related to Mass and Energy in General ...
2007-05-17T23:59:59.000Z
THE 3RD SYMPOSIUM ON ANALYSIS AND PDES. PURDUE UNIVERSITY, MAY 27–30, 2007. ISOPERIMETRIC INEQUALITIES RELATED TO MASS AND.
Quasi-local definitions of energy in general relativity
Bjoern S. Schmekel
2007-08-31T23:59:59.000Z
The problem of defining energy in general relativity is reviewed very briefly, and the properties of Brown-York-like expressions are discussed.
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Transportation - Terms and Conditions Relating to Highway Occupancy Permits Jump to: navigation, search OpenEI Reference LibraryAdd to library Web Site: Nevada Department of...
Three Dimensioanl Free Electron Laser Dispersion Relation Including Betatron Oscillations
Chin, Y.H.
2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Three-Dimensional Free Electron Laser Dispersion RelationInternational Free Electron Laser Conference, Santa Fe, NM,International Free Electron Laser Conference, held in Santa
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dietary of protein percentage on the nutrient fluxes across the gland and their relation- ship to milk production. Milk production, milk protein yield, and milk protein...
On the Relation of Flow Cuts and Irreducible Infeasible Subsystems
Imke Joormann, Marc Pfetsch
2014-03-17T23:59:59.000Z
count. In Section 4, we further discuss the relation of IISs and witnesses. ...... putational methods, volume 118 of International Series in Operations Research and.
DUSEL-related Science at LBNL -- Program and Opportunities
Bauer, Christian
2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
LBNL–2494E DUSEL-related Science at LBNL Program and Opportunities ChristianSouth Dakota. UC Berkeley and LBNL are leading the design e?
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chi values surrounding the common rotameric states of leucine and valine. Relative free enegy slices were calculated from the biased trajectories using the weighted histogram...
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usual definitions related to Pfaffian functions, then we cover the essential material .... Counting the number of critical points of a generic projection, we obtain the.
8.20 Introduction to Special Relativity, January (IAP) 2003
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Introduces the basic ideas and equations of Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity. Topics include: Lorentz transformations, length contraction and time dilation, four vectors, Lorentz invariants, relativistic energy and ...
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Ecological Issues Related to Decommissioning of California's Offshore Production Platforms
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Ecological Issues Related to Decommissioning of California's Offshore Production Platforms Report................................................................................................................ 8 II.A. Review of California platforms............................................................................. 8 II.A.i Geography of California platforms
Nanolipoprotein particles and related compositions, methods and systems
Hoeprich, Paul D; Fischer, Nicholas O; Mason, Peter W; Blanchette, Craig D
2014-11-11T23:59:59.000Z
Functionalized nanolipoprotein particle presenting an anchor substrate compound for binding with a corresponding anchor compound presented on a target molecule, and related compositions methods and systems.
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was conducted in Simada District, Amhara Regional State, Ethiopia Walter, M.Todd 8 Assessing Public Attitudes to Health Related Findings Biology and Medicine Websites Summary:...
Graph/Network Visualization Data model: graph structures (relations,
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Seebeck and Peltier coefficients of hydrogen electrodes related to the
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Seebeck and Peltier coefficients of hydrogen electrodes related to the PEMFC Papy Zefaniya Chemical and Technology #12;#12;Thermopower of concentration cell with hydrogen electrodes related to PEMFC Papy Mutuwa and learn more thermal effects and the fuel cells. In deed, fuel cell were the best candidate to learn more
Virtual Compass: Relative Positioning To Sense Mobile Social Interactions
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Virtual Compass: Relative Positioning To Sense Mobile Social Interactions Nilanjan Banerjee in availability and ac- curacy. Virtual Compass is a peer-based relative positioning system that relies solely movement. We have im- plemented Virtual Compass on mobile phones and laptops, and we eval- uate it using
Experiments to assess the relative dredging performances of research
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EQUIVALENCE RELATIONS FOR TWO VARIABLE REAL ANALYTIC FUNCTION GERMS
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Equivalence Relations in Set Theory, Computation Theory and Complexity Theory
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Relating Multi-step and Single-step Microprocessor
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Relating Multi-step and Single-step Microprocessor Correctness Statements Relating Multi-step and Single-step Microprocessor Correctness Statements MarkMark AagaardAagaard Nancy DayNancy Day MengMeng LouLou University of Waterloo #12;MotivationMotivation Ã?Ã?highhigh--level microprocessor correctnesslevel
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Abstract Domains of Affine Relations , T. Sharma1
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, and stud- ies how they relate to each other. We show that the abstract domains of MÂ¨uller-Olm/Seidl (MOS for affine-relation analysis (ARA)--one defined by MÂ¨uller-Olm and Seidl (MOS) [19, 21] and one defined
A PROOF THAT THOMPSON'S GROUPS HAVE INFINITELY MANY RELATIVE ENDS
Farley, Dan
A PROOF THAT THOMPSON'S GROUPS HAVE INFINITELY MANY RELATIVE ENDS DANIEL FARLEY Abstract. We show that each of Thompson's groups F , T, and V has infin- itely many ends relative to the groups F[0,1/2], T[0, that Thomp- son's groups T and V have Serre's property FA. 1. Introduction Thompson's group F is the group
Relative efficiency of Argentinean airports Gustavo Ferro1
Paris-Sud XI, Université de
1 Relative efficiency of Argentinean airports Gustavo Ferro1 , Fabián Garitta2 and Carlos A. Romero3 Key Words: efficiency, airports, Argentina Abstract: The main objectives of this paper are to measure the relative efficiency of Argentinean airports, and to infer possible regulatory consequences
BEAM RELATED SYSTEMATICS IN HIGGS BOSON MASS MEASUREMENT
BEAM RELATED SYSTEMATICS IN HIGGS BOSON MASS MEASUREMENT A.RASPEREZA DESY, Notkestrasse 85, DÂ22607#erential luminosity spectrum measurements and beam energy spread on the precision of the Higgs boson mass measurement possible impact of the beam related systematic errors on the Higgs boson mass measurement is discussed
F-Histograms and Fuzzy Directional Spatial Relations Pascal Matsakis
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, pattern recognition, scene analysis, fuzzy relations, fuzzy sets. 1. Introduction Knowing how to apprehend the spatial organization of 2-D objects is essential to computer vision (for pattern recognition, imageF-Histograms and Fuzzy Directional Spatial Relations Pascal Matsakis 1 , James M. Keller 1
UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO LABOR MANAGEMENT RELATIONS RESOLUTION
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UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO LABOR MANAGEMENT RELATIONS RESOLUTION RELATING TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO; PROVIDING RIGHTS, RESPONSIBILITIES, AND PROCEDURES IN THE EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN EMPLOYEES AND THE EMPLOYER. BE IT ENACTED BY THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO
Self-assembling membranes and related methods thereof
Capito, Ramille M; Azevedo, Helena S; Stupp, Samuel L
2013-08-20T23:59:59.000Z
The present invention relates to self-assembling membranes. In particular, the present invention provides self-assembling membranes configured for securing and/or delivering bioactive agents. In some embodiments, the self-assembling membranes are used in the treatment of diseases, and related methods (e.g., diagnostic methods, research methods, drug screening).
Is Prediction Possible in General Relativity? John Byron Manchak
Manchak, John
Is Prediction Possible in General Relativity? John Byron Manchak January 22, 2008 Abstract Here we briefly review the concept of "prediction" within the con- text of classical relativity theory. We prove a theorem asserting that one may predict one's own future only in a closed universe. We then ques- tion
Tyrosinase and Tyrosinase Related Protein 1 Alleles Specify Domestic Cat
Eizirik, Eduardo
Tyrosinase and Tyrosinase Related Protein 1 Alleles Specify Domestic Cat Coat Color Phenotypes address above, or e-mail: aschmidt@ncifcrf.gov. Abstract The genes encoding enzymes of the tyrosinase tyrosinase (TYR)--a plausible candidate gene for the albino (C) locus, and tyrosinase related protein 1 (TYRP
Nuclear Catastrophe, Disaster-Related Environmental Injustice, and Fukushima, Japan
Shrader-Frechette, Kristin
Nuclear Catastrophe, Disaster-Related Environmental Injustice, and Fukushima, Japan: Prima the 2011 Japanese Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear disaster (FD) as a preliminary case study-- despite the limits Fukushima-Daiichi (FD) nuclear accident to explain disaster-related environmental injustice (DREI
Canonical Modelling of Relative Spacecraft Motion via Epicyclic Orbital Elements
Canonical Modelling of Relative Spacecraft Motion via Epicyclic Orbital Elements N. Jeremy Kasdin of canonical coordinates for the relative state-space dynamics. The Hamiltonian formulation facilitates to be examined via variational equations such as Lagrange's planetary equations (LPEs) or Gauss's variational
Bounded, Periodic Relative Motion using Canonical Epicyclic Orbital Elements
Rowley, Clarence W.
Bounded, Periodic Relative Motion using Canonical Epicyclic Orbital Elements N. Jeremy Kasdin using canonical perturbation theory for studying relative motion trajectories and for finding simple motion [2, 3, 4, 5]. This has the advantage that Lagrange's planetary equations (LPEs) or Gauss
CHINA-AFRICA RELATIONS GOVERNANCE, PEACE AND SECURITY
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CHINA-AFRICA RELATIONS GOVERNANCE, PEACE AND SECURITY Editors Mulugeta Gebrehiwot Berhe and Liu Hongwu #12;CHINA-AFRICA RELATIONS GOVERNANCE, PEACE AND SECURITY Editors Mulugeta Gebrehiwot Berhe of China China's Evolving Policy towards Peace and Security in Africa: Constructing a new paradigm
EXPERIMENTAL MEASUREMENT OF STEAM-WATER RELATIVE PERMEABILITY
Stanford University
EXPERIMENTAL MEASUREMENT OF STEAM-WATER RELATIVE PERMEABILITY A REPORT SUBMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT calculations. X-ray computer tomography (CT) aided by measuring in-situ steam saturation more directly. The measured steam-water relative permeability curves assume a shape similar to those obtained by Corey (1954
Einstein's theory of wavefronts versus Einstein's relativity of simultaneity
Dr Yves Pierseaux
2006-06-27T23:59:59.000Z
The relativity of simultaneity implies that the image of a Lorentz transformed (LT) spherical (circular) wavefront is not a spherical (circular) wavefront (Einstein 1905) but an ellipsoidal (elliptical) wavefront (Moreau, Am.J.of Phys).We show firstly that the relativity of simultaneity leads to the consequence that the image of a Lorentz transformed plane wavefront is a tangent plane to an ellipsoid and not a tangent plane to a sphere (Einstein 1905). We deduce then a longitudinal component of the tangent vector to Poincare's ellipse which is directly connected to the relativity of simultaneity. We suggest finally that this violation of relativity of simultaneity is related to Einstein's implicit choice of the (non relativistic) transverse gauge in his theory of (rigid) wavefronts.
The ISCAS89 Benchmark for the Circuit :'s713' Technische Universit at Graz
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Platte River flow in relation to crane foraging habits Crane numbers in relation to time (year in the Central Platte River Valley (CPRV) each spring Individual cranes spend 3-4 weeks in the CPRV building fat Factors Influencing Distribution and Abundance of Sandhill Cranes (Grus canadensis) in the Central Platte
Outliers to the Isotropic Energy - Peak Energy Relation in GRBs
Ehud Nakar; Tsvi Piran
2006-04-01T23:59:59.000Z
The peak energy - isotropic energy (EpEi) relation is among the most intriguing recent discoveries concerning GRBs. It can have numerous implications on our understanding of the emission mechanism of the bursts and on the application of GRBs for cosmological studies. However, this relation was verified only for a small sample of bursts with measured redshifts. We propose here a test whether a burst with an unknown redshift can potentially satisfy the EpEi relation. Applying this test to a large sample of BATSE bursts we find that a significant fraction of those bursts cannot satisfy this relation. Our test is sensitive only to dim and hard bursts and therefore this relation might still hold as an inequality (i.e. there are no intrinsically bright and soft bursts). We conclude that the observed relation seen in the sample of bursts with a known redshift might be influenced by observational biases and from the inability to locate and well localize hard and weak bursts that have only a small number of photons. In particular we point out that the threshold for detection, localization and redshift measurement is essentially higher than the threshold for detection alone. We predict that Swift will detect some hard and weak bursts that would be outliers to the EpEi relation. However, we cannot quantify this prediction. We stress the importance of understanding the detection-localization-redshift threshold for the coming Swift detections.
IMPACT OF CAPILLARY AND BOND NUMBERS ON RELATIVE PERMEABILITY
Kishore K. Mohanty
2002-09-30T23:59:59.000Z
Recovery and recovery rate of oil, gas and condensates depend crucially on their relative permeability. Relative permeability in turn depends on the pore structure, wettability and flooding conditions, which can be represented by a set of dimensionless groups including capillary and bond numbers. The effect of flooding conditions on drainage relative permeabilities is not well understood and is the overall goal of this project. This project has three specific objectives: to improve the centrifuge relative permeability method, to measure capillary and bond number effects experimentally, and to develop a pore network model for multiphase flows. A centrifuge has been built that can accommodate high pressure core holders and x-ray saturation monitoring. The centrifuge core holders can operate at a pore pressure of 6.9 MPa (1000 psi) and an overburden pressure of 17 MPa (2500 psi). The effect of capillary number on residual saturation and relative permeability in drainage flow has been measured. A pore network model has been developed to study the effect of capillary numbers and viscosity ratio on drainage relative permeability. Capillary and Reynolds number dependence of gas-condensate flow has been studied during well testing. A method has been developed to estimate relative permeability parameters from gas-condensate well test data.
Do Solar system tests permit higher dimensional general relativity?
F. Rahaman; Saibal Ray; M. Kalam; M. Sarker
2007-07-07T23:59:59.000Z
We perform a survey whether higher dimensional Schwarzschild space-time is compatible with some of the solar system phenomena. As a test we examine five well known solar system effects, viz., (1) Perihelion shift, (2) Bending of light, (3) Gravitational redshift, (4) Gravitational time delay and (5) Motion of test particle in the framework of general relativity with higher dimensions. It is shown that the results related to all these physical phenomena are mostly incompatible with the higher dimensional version of general relativity except that of Motion of test particle. We compare all these results with the available data in the literature.
Consistently violating the non-Gaussian consistency relation
Mooij, Sander; Romano, Antonio E
2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Non-attractor models of inflation are characterized by the super-horizon evolution of curvature perturbations, introducing a violation of the non-Gaussian consistency relation between the bispectrum's squeezed limit and the power spectrum's spectral index. In this work we show that the bispectrum's squeezed limit of non-attractor models continues to respect a relation dictated by the evolution of the background. We show how to derive this relation using only symmetry arguments, without ever needing to solve the equations of motion for the perturbations.
Overall Dynamic Constitutive Relations of Micro-structured Elastic Composites
Sia Nemat-Nasser; Ankit Srivastava
2011-05-25T23:59:59.000Z
A method for homogenization of a heterogeneous (finite or periodic) elastic composite is presented. It allows direct, consistent, and accurate evaluation of the averaged overall frequency-dependent dynamic material constitutive relations. It is shown that when the spatial variation of the field variables is restricted by a Bloch-form (Floquet-form) periodicity, then these relations together with the overall conservation and kinematical equations accurately yield the displacement or stress modeshapes and, necessarily, the dispersion relations. It also gives as a matter of course point-wise solution of the elasto-dynamic field equations, to any desired degree of accuracy. The resulting overall dynamic constitutive relations however, are general and need not be restricted by the Bloch-form periodicity. The formulation is based on micro-mechanical modeling of a representative unit cell of the composite proposed by Nemat-Nasser and coworkers; see, e.g., [1] and [2].
Generalized Einstein Relation in an aging colloidal glass
Bérengère Abou; François Gallet; Pascal Monceau; Noëlle Pottier
2007-05-29T23:59:59.000Z
We present an experimental and theoretical investigation of the Generalized Einstein Relation (GER), a particular form of a fluctuation-dissipation relation, in an out-of-equilibrium visco-elastic fluid. Micrometer beads, used as thermometers, are immersed in an aging colloidal glass to provide both fluctuation and dissipation measurements. The deviations from the Generalized Einstein Relation are derived as a function of frequency and aging time. The observed deviations from GER are interpreted as directly related to the change in the glass relaxation times with aging time. In our scenario, deviations are observed in the regime where the observation time scale is of the order of a characteristic relaxation time of the glass.
Gravity and General Relativity at KCL D C Robinson
Bushnell, Colin J.
to the Thames Barrier being sited in its current location. In 1967 he was appointed Director related work, and looking at the need for a London flood barrier. His report on the latter led
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comparison) and GenBank (7) for DNA and RNA sequences, and SWISS-PROT (5) and PIR (6) for protein sequences. 12Sequence comparison using a relational database...
Relation between viscosity and stability for heavy oil emulsions
Ye, Sherry Qianwen
1998-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
The relation between viscosity and stability has been hics. found by investigating the effect of surfactant concentration on emulsion stability. Based on the Bingham plastic model for viscosity as a function of shear rate, two parameters were found...
The Temperature and Relative Humidity Control in Cushing Library
Liu, C.; Deng, S.; Claridge, D. E.; Turner, W. D.; Bruner, H., Jr.
2002-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Cushing Library located on TAMU campus is a special building, which needs precise temperature and relative humidity control, because it stores a number of rare collections and memorial books. There are five air-handling units (AHUs) serving...
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Supplement 00-01: Enforcement Position Relative to the DiscoveryControl of Legacy Contamination Section 1.3 of the Operational Procedures for Enforcement, published in June 1998,...
Relation Between Surface Codes and Hypermap-Homology Quantum Codes
Pradeep Sarvepalli
2014-03-14T23:59:59.000Z
Recently, a new class of quantum codes based on hypermaps were proposed. These codes are obtained from embeddings of hypergraphs as opposed to surface codes which are obtained from the embeddings of graphs. It is natural to compare these two classes of codes and their relation to each other. In this context two related questions are addressed in this paper: Can the parameters of hypermap-homology codes be superior to those of surface codes and what is precisely the relation between these two classes of quantum codes? We show that a canonical hypermap code is identical to a surface code while a noncanonical hypermap code can be transformed to a surface code by CNOT gates alone. Our approach is constructive; we construct the related surface code and the transformation involving CNOT gates.
FORMATION OF SEPIOLITE-PALYGORSKITE AND RELATED MINERALS FROM SOLUTION
Ahmad, Sajjad
FORMATION OF SEPIOLITE-PALYGORSKITE AND RELATED MINERALS FROM SOLUTION REZAN BIRSOY* Dokuz Eylu's sepiolite-palygorskite precipitates in lacustrine and perimarine environments. Although these minerals can transform from precursor minerals, the most common formation mechanism involves crystallization from
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Event-related brain dynamics Will D. Penny, Stephan J. Kiebel, James M. Kilner and Mick D. Rugg Biology and Medicine Websites Summary: , in a study of auditory ERPs, concluded...
Physics 171. General Relativity. Professor Michael Dine Fall, 2009. Syllabus
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Physics 171. General Relativity. Professor Michael Dine Fall, 2009. Syllabus Contact Information the material in class and in the text. I expect to revise this syllabus continually through the course
Long Run Macroeconomic Relations in the Global Economy
Dees, S; Holly, Sean; Pesaran, M Hashem; Smith, L Vanessa
This paper focuses on testing long run macroeconomic relations for interest rates, equity, prices and exchange rates within a model of the global economy. It considers a number of plausible long run relationships suggested by arbitrage in financial...
Neutron stars and strong-field effects of general relativity
W. Kluzniak
2000-12-29T23:59:59.000Z
The basic observed properties of neutron stars are reviewed. I suggest that neutron stars in low-mass X-ray binaries are the best of all known sites for testing strong-field effects of general relativity.
A unified Bayesian framework for relative microseismic location
Poliannikov, Oleg V.
We study the problem of determining an unknown microseismic event location relative to previously located events using a single monitoring array in a monitoring well. We show that using the available information about the ...
A unified framework for relative source localization using correlograms
Poliannikov, Oleg V.
2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
We study the problem of determining an unknown event location relative to previously located events using a single monitoring array in a monitoring well. We show that using the available information about the previously ...
A unified Bayesian framework for relative microseismic location
Poliannikov, Oleg V.
2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
We study the problem of determining an unknown microseismic event location relative to previously located events using a single monitoring array in a monitoring well. We show that using the available information about the ...
Socialization and resources: factors relating to spouse abuse
Brown, Mary Melissa
1980-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
SOCIALIZATION AND P SOURCES: FACTORS RELATING TO SPOUSE ABUSE A Thesis by MARY MELISSA BRONN Submitted to the Graduate College of Texas A&M University in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the degree of MASTER OF SCIENCE December...
Shock jump relations for multiphase mixtures with stiff mechanical relaxation
characteristic velocity is the sound speed, while thermal relaxation is related with diffusive effects whose mixtures, shock propagation in solid alloys, solid and liquid propellants as well as condensed solid
The syntax and processing of relative clauses in Mandarin Chinese
Hsiao, Franny Pai-Fang, 1975-
2003-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
This thesis investigates relative clauses (henceforth RCs) in Mandarin Chinese as spoken in Taiwan from both syntactic and processing perspectives. I also explore the interaction between these two areas, for example, how ...
THE WORLD OF EUROPEAN INFORMATION AN INSTITUTIONAL AND RELATIONAL
Boyer, Edmond
(*) Professor at Sciences Po Aix / CHERPA. 1 In 1955, the High Authority commissioned Brose and Elvinger, a professional agency, to produce a report on the development of `public relations' (Brose, Elvinger, 1955). N
Polarizability relations across real and virtual Compton scattering processes
Vladimir Pascalutsa; Marc Vanderhaeghen
2014-11-26T23:59:59.000Z
We derive two relations involving spin polarizabilities of a spin-1/2 particle and consider their empirical implications for the proton. Using the empirical values of the proton anomalous magnetic moment, electric and magnetic charge radii, moments of the spin structure functions $g_1$, $g_2$, and of two spin polarizabilities, the present relations constrain the low-momentum behavior of generalized polarizabilities appearing in virtual Compton scattering. In the case of the proton, the dispersive model evaluations of the spin and generalized polarizabilities appear to be consistent with these relations. The ongoing measurements of different electromagnetic observables at the MAMI, Jefferson Lab, and HI$\\gamma$S facilities may be able to put these relations to a test, or use them to unravel the low-energy spin structure of the nucleon.
Relating Symbolic and Cryptographic Secrecy Michael Backes, Birgit Pfitzmann
Relating Symbolic and Cryptographic Secrecy Michael Backes, Birgit Pfitzmann IBM Zurich Research algebras, e.g., encrypting a message m twice does not yield a different message from the basic message
Genetic Regulation of Caenorhabditis elegans Lysosome Related Organelle Function
Soukas, Alexander A.
Lysosomes are membrane-bound organelles that contain acid hydrolases that degrade cellular proteins, lipids, nucleic acids, and oligosaccharides, and are important for cellular maintenance and protection against age-related ...
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15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 Next Page Last Page Topic Index 1 Many public land management agencies monitor forest soils for levels of disturbance re-lated to management...
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3. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions" " (million metric tons)" ,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2018,2019,2020,2021,2022,2023,2024,2025,2026,2027,2028,...
Note on Bonus Relations for N=8 Supergravity Tree Amplitudes
Song He; Dhritiman Nandan; Congkao Wen
2010-11-25T23:59:59.000Z
We study the application of non-trivial relations between gravity tree amplitudes, the bonus relations, to all tree-level amplitudes in N=8 supergravity. We show that the relations can be used to simplify explicit formulae of supergravity tree amplitudes, by reducing the known form as a sum of (n-2)! permutations obtained by solving on-shell recursion relations, to a new form as a (n-3)!-permutation sum. We demonstrate the simplification by explicit calculations of the next-to-maximally helicity violating (NMHV) and next-to-next-to-maximally helicity violating (N^2MHV) amplitudes, and provide a general pattern of bonus coefficients for all tree-level amplitudes.
Note on Bonus Relations for N=8 Supergravity Tree Amplitudes
He, Song; Wen, Congkao
2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
We study the application of non-trivial relations between gravity tree amplitudes, the bonus relations, to all tree-level amplitudes in N=8 supergravity. We show that the relations can be used to simplify explicit formulae of supergravity tree amplitudes, by reducing the known form as a sum of (n-2)! permutations obtained by solving on-shell recursion relations, to a new form as a (n-3)!-permutation sum. We demonstrate the simplification by explicit calculations of the next-to-maximally helicity violating (NMHV) and next-to-next-to-maximally helicity violating (N^2MHV) amplitudes, and provide a general pattern of bonus coefficients for all tree-level amplitudes.
Breakdown of Stokes-Einstein relation in supercooled water
Pradeep Kumar
2007-02-06T23:59:59.000Z
Water displays breakdown of the Stokes-Einstein relation at low temperatures. We hypothesize that the breakdown is a result of the structural changes and a sharp rise in dynamic heterogeneities that occurs low T upon crossing the Widom line.
Goldberger-Treiman relation, [ital g][sub [ital A
Eletsky, V.L. (Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106 (United States) Institute for Theoretical Physics, Berne University, Sidlerstrasse 5, CH-3012 Berne (Switzerland)); Kogan, I.I. (Physics Department, Jadwin Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08540 (United States))
1994-04-01T23:59:59.000Z
The Goldberger-Treiman relation is shown to persist in the chiral limit at finite temperatures to [ital O]([ital T][sup 2]). The [ital T] dependence of [ital g][sub [ital A
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in relation to the use and abuse of alcohol. These groups cite the escalating costs of abuse with time; that the initial Christian response of care and compassion was eventually...
Preliminary relative permeability estimates of methanehydrate-bearing sand
Seol, Yongkoo; Kneafsey, Timothy J.; Tomutsa, Liviu; Moridis,George J.
2006-05-08T23:59:59.000Z
The relative permeability to fluids in hydrate-bearingsediments is an important parameter for predicting natural gas productionfrom gas hydrate reservoirs. We estimated the relative permeabilityparameters (van Genuchten alpha and m) in a hydrate-bearing sand by meansof inverse modeling, which involved matching water saturation predictionswith observations from a controlled waterflood experiment. We used x-raycomputed tomography (CT) scanning to determine both the porosity and thehydrate and aqueous phase saturation distributions in the samples. X-rayCT images showed that hydrate and aqueous phase saturations arenon-uniform, and that water flow focuses in regions of lower hydratesaturation. The relative permeability parameters were estimated at twolocations in each sample. Differences between the estimated parametersets at the two locations were attributed to heterogeneity in the hydratesaturation. Better estimates of the relative permeability parametersrequire further refinement of the experimental design, and betterdescription of heterogeneity in the numerical inversions.
Preliminary relative permeability estimates of methanehydrate-bearing sand
Seol, Yongkoo; Kneafsey, Timothy J.; Tomutsa, Liviu; Moridis,George J.
2006-05-08T23:59:59.000Z
The relative permeability to fluids in hydrate-bearing sediments is an important parameter for predicting natural gas production from gas hydrate reservoirs. We estimated the relative permeability parameters (van Genuchten alpha and m) in a hydrate-bearing sand by means of inverse modeling, which involved matching water saturation predictions with observations from a controlled waterflood experiment. We used x-ray computed tomography (CT) scanning to determine both the porosity and the hydrate and aqueous phase saturation distributions in the samples. X-ray CT images showed that hydrate and aqueous phase saturations are non-uniform, and that water flow focuses in regions of lower hydrate saturation. The relative permeability parameters were estimated at two locations in each sample. Differences between the estimated parameter sets at the two locations were attributed to heterogeneity in the hydrate saturation. Better estimates of the relative permeability parameters require further refinement of the experimental design, and better description of heterogeneity in the numerical inversions.
Briefing, Classification of Nuclear Weapons-Related Information- June 2014
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This brief will familiarize individuals from agencies outside of DOE who may come in contact with RD and FRD with the procedures for identifying, classifying, marking, handling, and declassifying documents containing Nuclear Weapons-Related Information.
Exchanging Action-related Information among Autonomous Robots
Exchanging Action-related Information among Autonomous Robots Moritz Tenorth and Michael Beetz Intelligent Autonomous Systems Group Department of Informatics, Technische Universit¨at M¨unchen {tenorth,beetz
Universally Valid Error-Disturbance Relations in Continuous Measurements
Atsushi Nishizawa; Yanbei Chen
2015-05-31T23:59:59.000Z
In quantum physics, measurement error and disturbance were first naively thought to be simply constrained by the Heisenberg uncertainty relation. Later, more rigorous analysis showed that the error and disturbance satisfy more subtle inequalities. Several versions of universally valid error-disturbance relations (EDR) have already been obtained and experimentally verified in the regimes where naive applications of the Heisenberg uncertainty relation failed. However, these EDRs were formulated for discrete measurements. In this paper, we consider continuous measurement processes and obtain new EDR inequalities in the Fourier space: in terms of the power spectra of the system and probe variables. By applying our EDRs to a linear optomechanical system, we confirm that a tradeoff relation between error and disturbance leads to the existence of an optimal strength of the disturbance in a joint measurement. Interestingly, even with this optimal case, the inequality of the new EDR is not saturated because of doublely existing standard quantum limits in the inequality.
EIA- Energy Efficiency Related Links: EIA Reports and Analyses
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in Energy Intensity in the Manufacturing Sector, 1985-1994, the focus of this data report is on intensity of energy use, measured by energy consumption relative to constant...
altered dispersion relations: Topics by E-print Network
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our formalism to the parapositronium two-photon decay. G. Lopez Castro; J. Pestieau; C. Smith; S. Trine 2000-06-01 9 Dispersion relation for anisotropic media CERN Preprints...
The Origin of Indian Corn and its Relatives.
Mangelsdorf, Paul C. (Paul Christoph); Reeves, R. G. (Robert Gatlin)
1939-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
if it were not that when it hybridizes with Zea, some of the segregates are indistinguishable from Mexican varieties. Zea L. Maize, Indian Corn The genus Zea usually is distinguished from its near relatives by having separate staminate and pistillate...TEXAS AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION A. B. CONNER, DIRECTOR, College Station, Texas BULLETIN NO. 574 (Monograph) MAY 1939 THE ORIGIN OF INDIAN CORN AND ITS RELATIVES P. C. MANGELSDORF AND R. G. REEVES Division of Agronomy (In cooperation...
An analysis of the accuracy of relative permeability
Tao, Teh-Ming
1982-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Properties Used in Sample Study. . . 2. Summary of Cases Run 34 3. Summary of Sample Properties. 36 4. Comparison of the Relative Error 51 5. Error in Water Infection Rate. 57 6. Influence of Different Magnitude of Measurement Error. 75 LIST QF FIGURES.... Pressure Variation. 27 8. Simulated Measurement Errors. 31 Estimation Deviation Distribution of k for Cases 1, 5, 6, 7. 41 10 Estimation Deviation Distribution of k for Cases 1, 5, 6, 7. 42 Standard Deviation Distribution of Oil Relative Permeability...
Morphological characteristics in relation to seed deterioration in sorghum
Ellis, Eugene Bailey
1972-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
background, maturity, and disease on seed deterioration was investigated in relation to the above morpholog- ical characteristics. Standard germination tests were conducted on seed harvested at three stages of maturity and on seed from the first... and second har- vests that had been artificially aged for five days at 45 C and 100/ relative humidity. A cold soil emergence test also was con- ducted on the seed from the first and second harvests. The percent of seed infected with fungi was determined...
Static, cylindrical symmetry in general relativity and vacuum energy
Trendafilova, Cynthia
2011-08-08T23:59:59.000Z
that currently exist in the theory. 30 REFERENCES [1] Schutz B F 2009 A First Course in General Relativity (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press) [2] Weyl H 1917 Ann. Phys., Lpz 54 117 [3] Levi-Civita T 1919 Atti Acc. Lincei Rend. 28 101 [4] Marder L...STATIC, CYLINDRICAL SYMMETRY IN GENERAL RELATIVITY AND VACUUM ENERGY A Senior Scholars Thesis by CYNTHIA TRENDAFILOVA Submitted to the Office of Undergraduate Research Texas A&M University in partial fulfillment of the requirements...
Factors related to high school student behavior toward marijuana
Fry, Patricia Ann Mumford
1971-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Marijuana 64 17 Student Drinking Behavior by Student Behavior Toward Meri. juana 66 18 Student Glue-Sniffing Behavior by Student Behavior Toward Marijuana 68 19 A Summary of the Percentages of Students Engaging in Deviant Behavior by School 70 20 A... concerning the drug and that relatively lenient attitudes indicate the existence of relatively prescriptive school norms. In sn effort to discover whether or not the five schools differed 28 according to the leniency of student attitudes toward meri...
General Relativity as a fully singular Lagrange system
T. Mei
2010-10-27T23:59:59.000Z
We present some gauge conditions to eliminate all second time derivative terms in the vierbein forms of the ten Einstein equations of general relativity; at the same time, we present the corresponding Lagrangian in which there is not any quadratic term of first time derivative that can leads to those vierbein forms of the Einstein equations without second time derivative term by the corresponding Euler-Lagrange equations. General relativity thus becomes a fully singular Lagrange system.
The relation between disadvantaged groups: a social psychological approach
Rothgerber, Hank
1995-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Conflict Theory (RCT) (Sherif, 1966; Levine and Campbell, 1972), examines the relations between groups from an economic perspective. RCT states that social psychological phenomena - such as prejudice and ingroup bias - are determined by the economic..., education, etc. , then their relations should be strained. In support of RCT, a recent study in Israel demonstrates that perceived conflict of interests among various religious groups is a strong predictor of outgroup hostility (Struch & Schartz, 1989...
General Relativity and Spatial Flows: I. Absolute Relativistic Dynamics
Tom Martin
2000-06-08T23:59:59.000Z
Two complementary and equally important approaches to relativistic physics are explained. One is the standard approach, and the other is based on a study of the flows of an underlying physical substratum. Previous results concerning the substratum flow approach are reviewed, expanded, and more closely related to the formalism of General Relativity. An absolute relativistic dynamics is derived in which energy and momentum take on absolute significance with respect to the substratum. Possible new effects on satellites are described.
Correlation additivity relation is superadditive for separable states
Zhanjun Zhang
2012-07-14T23:59:59.000Z
We deny with a concrete example the generality of the correlation subadditivity relation conjectured by Modi et al's [Phys. Rev. Lett. {\\bf 104}, 080501 (2010)] for any quantum state and point out that the correlation additivity relation is actually super-additive for separable states. This work indicates that any effort on explicitly proving the conjecture and finding the subadditivity source is unnecessary and fruitless.
Downstream hydraulic geometry relations: 2. Calibration and testing
Singh, Vijay P.; Yang, Chih Ted; Deng, Zhi-Qiang
2003-12-04T23:59:59.000Z
Downstream hydraulic geometry relations: 2. Calibration and testing Vijay P. Singh Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA Chih Ted Yang 1 Department of Civil Engineering, Colorado...; KEYWORDS: dynamic equilibrium, hydraulic geometry, maximum entropy, minimum energy dissipation, regime equations, stream power Citation: Singh, V. P., C. T. Yang, and Z.-Q. Deng, Downstream hydraulic geometry relations: 2. Calibration and testing, Water...
Investigation of the rate sensitivity of pseudo relative permeabilities
Brittain, Charles Finney
1986-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
of hypothetical reservoir stratifications were considered. Cross-sectional simulation runs were made using each stratification case for a range of waterflood injection rates and endpoint mobility ratios. Dynamic pseudo relative permeabilities were calculated... , These dynamic pseudo relative permeabilities were developed for those reservoirs that do not satisfy the assumptions of the vertical equilibrium or viscous-dominated pKr models. For waterflooding a stratified oil reservoir, fluid flow rate (velocity...
3+1 General Relativity in Hyperbolic Form
A. M. Abrahams; J. W. York, Jr
1996-01-20T23:59:59.000Z
This paper focuses on the imposition of boundary conditions for numerical relativity simulations of black holes. This issue is used to motivate the discussion of a new hyperbolic formulation of 3+1 general relativity. The paper will appear in the Proceedings of the Les Houches School on Astrophysical Sources of Gravitational Radiation, 1995, edited by J.-A. Marck and J.-P. Lasota to be published by Springer-Verlag.
Supersonic relative velocity effect on the baryonic acoustic oscillation measurements
Yoo, Jaiyul; Seljak, Uroš [Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Zürich, CH-8057 Zürich (Switzerland); Dalal, Neal, E-mail: jyoo@physik.uzh.ch, E-mail: neal@cita.utoronto.ca, E-mail: seljak@physik.uzh.ch [Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, University of Toronto, 60 St. George Street, Ontario, M5S 3H8 (Canada)
2011-07-01T23:59:59.000Z
We investigate the effect of supersonic relative velocities between baryons and dark matter, recently shown to arise generically at high redshift, on baryonic acoustic oscillation (BAO) measurements at low redshift. The amplitude of the relative velocity effect at low redshift is model-dependent, but can be parameterized by using an unknown bias. We find that if unaccounted, the relative velocity effect can shift the BAO peak position and bias estimates of the dark energy equation-of-state due to its non-smooth, out-of-phase oscillation structure around the BAO scale. Fortunately, the relative velocity effect can be easily modeled in constraining cosmological parameters without substantially inflating the error budget. We also demonstrate that the presence of the relative velocity effect gives rise to a unique signature in the galaxy bispectrum, which can be utilized to isolate this effect. Future dark energy surveys can accurately measure the relative velocity effect and subtract it from the power spectrum analysis to constrain dark energy models with high precision.
Three Applications of a Bonus Relation for Gravity Amplitudes
Marcus Spradlin; Anastasia Volovich; Congkao Wen
2009-04-21T23:59:59.000Z
Arkani-Hamed et. al. have recently shown that all tree-level scattering amplitudes in maximal supergravity exhibit exceptionally soft behavior when two supermomenta are taken to infinity in a particular complex direction, and that this behavior implies new non-trivial relations amongst amplitudes in addition to the well-known on-shell recursion relations. We consider the application of these new bonus relations to MHV amplitudes, showing that they can be used quite generally to relate (n-2)!-term formulas typically obtained from recursion relations to (n-3)!-term formulas related to the original BGK conjecture. Specifically we provide (1) a direct proof of a formula presented by Elvang and Freedman, (2) a new formula based on one due to Bedford et. al., and (3) an alternate proof of a formula recently obtained by Mason and Skinner. Our results also provide the first direct proof that the conjectured BGK formula, only very recently proven via completely different methods, satisfies the on-shell recursion.
Three Applications of a Bonus Relation for Gravity Amplitudes
Spradlin, Marcus; Wen, Congkao
2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Arkani-Hamed et. al. have recently shown that all tree-level scattering amplitudes in maximal supergravity exhibit exceptionally soft behavior when two supermomenta are taken to infinity in a particular complex direction, and that this behavior implies new non-trivial relations amongst amplitudes in addition to the well-known on-shell recursion relations. We consider the application of these new bonus relations to MHV amplitudes, showing that they can be used quite generally to relate (n-2)!-term formulas typically obtained from recursion relations to (n-3)!-term formulas related to the original BGK conjecture. Specifically we provide (1) a direct proof of a formula presented by Elvang and Freedman, (2) a new formula based on one due to Bedford et. al., and (3) an alternate proof of a formula recently obtained by Mason and Skinner. Our results also provide the first direct proof that the conjectured BGK formula, only very recently proven via completely different methods, satisfies the on-shell recursion.
Conover, David R.
2014-09-11T23:59:59.000Z
The purpose of this document is to identify laws, rules, model codes, codes, standards, regulations, specifications (CSR) related to safety that could apply to stationary energy storage systems (ESS) and experiences to date securing approval of ESS in relation to CSR. This information is intended to assist in securing approval of ESS under current CSR and to identification of new CRS or revisions to existing CRS and necessary supporting research and documentation that can foster the deployment of safe ESS.
Oh, Soonmi; Chung, Koohong; Ragland, David R; Chan, Ching-Yao
2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Analysis of Wet Weather Related Collision ConcentrationThe CRP plot displays wet weather related collision profilefactors responsible for wet weather related collisions is
Neutral Hydrogen Tully Fisher Relation: The case for Newtonian Gravity
Sayan Chakraborti; Satej Khedekar
2011-09-02T23:59:59.000Z
Intrinsic luminosities are related to rotation velocities of disk galaxies by Tully Fisher (TF) relations. The Baryonic TF (BTF) relation has recently been explained with Dark Matter and Newtonian Gravity as well as Modified Newtonian Dynamics (MOND). However, recent work has pointed out that the currently used BTF relation ignores the contribution from hot gas and oversimplifies complex galaxy-scale physics. In this Letter, we advocate the use of the Neutral Hydrogen TF (HITF) relationship, which is free from dust obscuration and stellar evolution effects, as a clean probe of gravity and dynamics in the weak field regime. We incorporate the physics of hot gas from supernova feedback which drives the porosity of the Interstellar Medium (ISM). A simple model that includes supernovae feedback, is generalized to include a parametrized effective gravitational force law. We test our model against a catalogue of galaxies, spanning the full range of disks from dwarf galaxies to giant spirals, to demonstrate that a Kennicutt-Schmidt (KS) law for star formation and simple Newtonian gravity is adequate for explaining the observed HI scaling relations. The data rules out MOND-like theories, within the scope of this model.
AN IMPROVED METHOD TO TEST THE DISTANCE-DUALITY RELATION
Yang, Xi; Yu, Hao-Ran; Zhang, Tong-Jie [Department of Astronomy, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 100875 (China)] [Department of Astronomy, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 100875 (China); Zhang, Zhi-Song, E-mail: tjzhang@bnu.edu.cn [Department of Aerospace Engineering, School of Astronautics, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), Harbin Heilongjiang 150001 (China)] [Department of Aerospace Engineering, School of Astronautics, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), Harbin Heilongjiang 150001 (China)
2013-11-10T23:59:59.000Z
Many researchers have performed cosmological-model-independent tests for the distance-duality (DD) relation. Theoretical work has been conducted based on the results of these tests. However, we find that almost all of these tests were perhaps not cosmological-model-independent after all, because the distance moduli taken from a given type Ia supernovae (SNe Ia) compilation are dependent on a given cosmological model and Hubble constant. In this Letter, we overcome these defects and by creating a new cosmological-model-independent test for the DD relation. We use the original data from the Union2 SNe Ia compilation and the angular diameter distances from two galaxy cluster samples compiled by De Filippis et al. and Bonamente et al. to test the DD relation. Our results suggest that the DD relation is compatible with observations, and the spherical model is slightly better than the elliptical model at describing the intrinsic shape of galaxy clusters if the DD relation is valid. However, these results are different from those of previous work.
Categorical Operator Algebraic Foundations of Relational Quantum Theory
Paolo Bertozzini
2014-12-23T23:59:59.000Z
We provide an algebraic formulation of C.Rovelli's relational quantum theory that is based on suitable notions of "non-commutative" higher operator categories, originally developed in the study of categorical non-commutative geometry. As a way to implement C.Rovelli's original intuition on the relational origin of space-time, in the context of our proposed algebraic approach to quantum gravity via Tomita-Takesaki modular theory, we tentatively suggest to use this categorical formalism in order to spectrally reconstruct non-commutative relational space-time geometries from categories of correlation bimodules between operator algebras of observables. Parts of this work are joint collaborations with: Dr.Roberto Conti (Sapienza Universita' di Roma), Assoc.Prof.Wicharn Lewkeeratiyutkul (Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok), Dr.Rachel Dawe Martins (Istituto Superior Tecnico, Lisboa), Dr.Matti Raasakka (Paris 13 University), Dr.Noppakhun Suthichitranont.
Technology diffusion of energy-related products in residential markets
Davis, L.J.; Bruneau, C.L.
1987-05-01T23:59:59.000Z
Acceptance of energy-related technologies by end residential consumers, manufacturers of energy-related products, and other influential intermediate markets such as builders will influence the potential for market penetration of innovative energy-related technologies developed by the Department of Energy, Office of Building and Community Systems (OBCS). In this report, Pacific Northwest Laboratory reviewed the available information on technology adoption, diffusion, and decision-making processes to provide OBCS with a background and understanding of the type of research that has previously been conducted on this topic. Insight was gained as to the potential decision-making criteria and motivating factors that influence the decision-maker(s) selection of new technologies, and some of the barriers to technology adoption faced by potential markets for OBCS technologies.
Fast Search for Dynamic Multi-Relational Graphs
Choudhury, Sutanay; Holder, Larry; Chin, George; Feo, John T.
2013-06-23T23:59:59.000Z
Acting on time-critical events by processing ever growing social media or news streams is a major technical challenge. Many of these data sources can be modeled as multi-relational graphs. Continuous queries or techniques to search for rare events that typically arise in monitoring applications have been studied extensively for relational databases. This work is dedicated to answer the question that emerges naturally: how can we efficiently execute a continuous query on a dynamic graph? This paper presents an exact subgraph search algorithm that exploits the temporal characteristics of representative queries for online news or social media monitoring. The algorithm is based on a novel data structure called the that leverages the structural and semantic characteristics of the underlying multi-relational graph. The paper concludes with extensive experimentation on several real-world datasets that demonstrates the validity of this approach.
Deriving general relativity from considerations on quantum information
Thomas Görnitz
2010-08-26T23:59:59.000Z
From a theory of an abstract quantum information the theory of general relativity can be deduced by means of few and physically good founded reasons. "Abstract" quantum information means that primarily no special meaning is connected with it. Therefore it is named with a new denotation: Protyposis. From the Protyposis and by using group-theoretical methods follows a cosmological model, which has an isotropic and homogeneous metric and solves the so-called cosmological problems. The Protyposis is subject to an equation of states for energy density and pressure that fulfils all the energy conditions and that also gives an explanation for the "dark energy". If it is demanded that the relations between spacetime structure and the material content should remain valid for variations from this ideal cosmology, then general relativity results from this quantum theoretical considerations as a description for local inhomogenities.
Path Integral Quantization of Quantum Gauge General Relativity
Ning Wu
2008-12-16T23:59:59.000Z
Path integral quantization of quantum gauge general relativity is discussed in this paper. First, we deduce the generating functional of green function with external fields. Based on this generating functional, the propagators of gravitational gauge field and related ghost field are deduced. Then, we calculate Feynman rules of various interaction vertices of three or four gravitational gauge fields and vertex between ghost field and gravitational gauge field. Results in this paper are the bases of calculating vacuum polarization of gravitational gauge field and vertex correction of gravitational couplings in one loop diagram level. As we have pointed out in previous paper, quantum gauge general relativity is perturbative renormalizable, and a formal proof on its renormalizability is also given in the previous paper. Next step, we will calculate one-loop and two-loop renormalization constant, and to prove that the theory is renormalizable in one-loop and two-loop level by direct calculations.
Neutrino statistics and non-standard commutation relations
A. Yu. Ignatiev; V. A. Kuzmin
2005-10-16T23:59:59.000Z
Recently it was suggested that the neutrino may violate the Pauli exclusion Principle (PEP). This renews interest in the systematic search for bilinear commutation relations that could describe deviations from PEP. In the context of this search we prove a no-go theorem which forbids a finite occupancy limit for an arbitrary system with a bilinear commutation relation. In other words, either the upper limit on the occupancy number is 1 (the ordinary fermionic case) or there is no upper limit at all. Some examples of the latter class include the usual Bose statistics, as well as non-standard quon statistics and infinite statistics.
Radio source orientation and the angular diameter-redshift relation
Onuora, L.I. (University of Nigeria, Nsukka (Nigeria))
1991-08-01T23:59:59.000Z
The effect of a nonrandom source orientation on the angular diameter-redshift relation was considered for the 3CR sample of Laing et al., based on the 'unified' scheme of Barthel. For an inhomogeneous sample of objects displaying milliarcsecond scale structure, it was found that there was no evidence for a systematic variation for orientation angle with redshift. However, if it was assumed that quasars are closer to the line of sight than powerful extended radio galaxies, then the observed angular size-redshift relation could be interpreted in terms of source orientation, rather than linear size evolution. 14 refs.
Commutation Relations for Double Tensors of Two Equivalent D Electrons
Chin-Sheng Wu
2007-07-07T23:59:59.000Z
We apply the Clebsch-Gordan and Racah coefficients to calculate the double tensors for two equivalent d electrons. We also obtain the commutation relations for these double tensors and choose certain quantum numbers, which produce a subgroup. From the root vectors of the commutation relations, we identify them with Lie algebra B2. Once we have the correct Lie algebra, it is feasible to use the Wigner-Eckart theorem to find matrix elements for transition states among atomic spectra or nuclear shell models.
Partial and Complete Observables for Canonical General Relativity
B. Dittrich
2005-07-25T23:59:59.000Z
In this work we will consider the concepts of partial and complete observables for canonical general relativity. These concepts provide a method to calculate Dirac observables. The central result of this work is that one can compute Dirac observables for general relativity by dealing with just one constraint. For this we have to introduce spatial diffeomorphism invariant Hamiltonian constraints. It will turn out that these can be made to be Abelian. Furthermore the methods outlined here provide a connection between observables in the space--time picture, i.e. quantities invariant under space--time diffeomorphisms, and Dirac observables in the canonical picture.
Applying Agile MethodstoWeapon/Weapon-Related Software
Adams, D; Armendariz, M; Blackledge, M; Campbell, F; Cloninger, M; Cox, L; Davis, J; Elliott, M; Granger, K; Hans, S; Kuhn, C; Lackner, M; Loo, P; Matthews, S; Morrell, K; Owens, C; Peercy, D; Pope, G; Quirk, R; Schilling, D; Stewart, A; Tran, A; Ward, R; Williamson, M
2007-05-02T23:59:59.000Z
This white paper provides information and guidance to the Department of Energy (DOE) sites on Agile software development methods and the impact of their application on weapon/weapon-related software development. The purpose of this white paper is to provide an overview of Agile methods, examine the accepted interpretations/uses/practices of these methodologies, and discuss the applicability of Agile methods with respect to Nuclear Weapons Complex (NWC) Technical Business Practices (TBPs). It also provides recommendations on the application of Agile methods to the development of weapon/weapon-related software.
Large scale obscuration and related climate effects open literature bibliography
Russell, N.A.; Geitgey, J.; Behl, Y.K.; Zak, B.D.
1994-05-01T23:59:59.000Z
Large scale obscuration and related climate effects of nuclear detonations first became a matter of concern in connection with the so-called ``Nuclear Winter Controversy`` in the early 1980`s. Since then, the world has changed. Nevertheless, concern remains about the atmospheric effects of nuclear detonations, but the source of concern has shifted. Now it focuses less on global, and more on regional effects and their resulting impacts on the performance of electro-optical and other defense-related systems. This bibliography reflects the modified interest.
TECHNICAL NOTES Relation between SaffirSimpson Hurricane
Kareem, Ahsan
TECHNICAL NOTES Relation between SaffirSimpson Hurricane Scale Wind Speeds and Peak 3-s Gust Abstract: The SaffirSimpson scale for categorizing hurricane intensity and damage potential is increasingly being used by hurricane forecasters and emergency managers. The hurricane intensity categories
School of Policy & International Affairs U.S.-Russian Relations
Thomas, Andrew
School of Policy & International Affairs U.S.-Russian Relations About the Speaker: Paul J. Saunders is also Associate Publisher of the foreign policy magazine The National Interest, published bi Union, as well as Iraq, China and India. Earlier, Mr. Saunders served as Director of the Center from
Department of Politics and International Relations Research and Postgraduate Studies
Royal Holloway, University of London
Nathan Widder n.e.widder@rhul.ac.uk Postgraduate Administrator pir-admin@rhul.ac.uk Department Relations (PIR) provides an outstanding environment to pursue postgraduate study. We offer a comprehensive, a new interdepartmental Centre for Social Sciences based in PIR, regular departmental research seminars
Tsunami-related injury in Aceh Province, Indonesia * C. Robinsona
Scharfstein, Daniel
Tsunami-related injury in Aceh Province, Indonesia S. Doocya * C. Robinsona , C. Moodieb and G; Indonesia Introduction The 2004 Asian tsunami resulted in over 175,000 deaths, nearly 50,000 missing, and over 1.7 million people displaced in the Indian Ocean region (USAID 2005). Indonesia's Aceh Province
Computer Generating Forms and Other Related Processing Procedures
Computer Generating Forms and Other Related Processing Procedures for Students Graduate Assistants Executive /B # - BROWSE SELECTED BULLETIN TITLES BELOW. 1 - LSU Computer Access Policy Statement N2 2 - LSU Use of Computing Resources Policy N4 3 - LSU Computing Services Universal Schedule N1 The following
1. INTRODUCTION It is relatively easy to control linear systems.
Wilamowski, Bogdan Maciej
of the biggest challenges in modern control theory. While linear control system theory has been well developed1. INTRODUCTION It is relatively easy to control linear systems. Unfortunately, in practice most systems are nonlinear. Some of them can be linearized and use well developed linear control theory
Borel equivalence relations and everywhere faithful actions of free products
Miller, Benjamin
Borel equivalence relations and everywhere faithful actions of free products Benjamin D. Miller July 13, 2006 Abstract We study the circumstances under which an aperiodic countable Borel equivalence equivalence class. An action of a group G on a set X is faithful if g G x X (g · x = x). The orbits of a G
Salmon and Steelhead related large scale Monitoring and Evaluation
in the Columbia River Basin related to the Council's Fish & Wildlife Program High level overview T. Grover 4 influence salmon survival. Try to predict future survival and fish run returns. · AEM action effectiveness status and trend of fish habitat. It doesn't focus on fish or action effectiveness. The data it provides
Ecient Object-Relational Interval Management and Beyond ?
Arge, Lars
of the SQL layer of any relational database server|was proposed as a way to design easy to implement indexes model in a large database requires eÆcient index support for its language features. In their pioneering Foundation through ESS grant EIA{9870734, RI grant EIA{9972879, CAREER grant CCR{9984099, and ITR grant EIA
Constraints on relativity violations from gamma-ray bursts
Alan Kostelecky; Matthew Mewes
2013-01-23T23:59:59.000Z
Tiny violations of the Lorentz symmetry of relativity and the associated discrete CPT symmetry could emerge in a consistent theory of quantum gravity such as string theory. Recent evidence for linear polarization in gamma-ray bursts improves existing sensitivities to Lorentz and CPT violation involving photons by factors ranging from ten to a million.
Relative importance of radical families The "Ozone Hole"
Toohey, Darin W.
· Relative importance of radical families · The "Ozone Hole" · Introduction to heterogeneous chemistry Tuesday, March 8, 2011 #12;Review of important points so far Stratospheric ozone is only produced with these parameters Sir Sydney Chapman nearly got it right. He could account for the formation of the ozone layer
Original article Age-related changes in apparent digestibility
Paris-Sud XI, Université de
Original article Age-related changes in apparent digestibility in growing kittens E. Jean HARPER kitten to digest protein, fat, carbohydrate, dry-matter and energy were assessed. Kittens were divided access to food. Apparent digestibility of the two diets, and kitten bodyweights were measured over a 24
Project Title: Navy-Civilian Relations Bachelor of Arts Internship
Hickman, Mark
Project Title: Navy-Civilian Relations Bachelor of Arts Internship Company/Organization: The Royal New Zealand Navy Intern Position Title: Researcher Organisation Supervisor: Lance Kenyon, Warrant February, 11:00 am Project Description: The Royal New Zealand Navy identifies itself as protecting New
Hydrogen pickup measurements in zirconium alloys: Relation to oxidation kinetics
Motta, Arthur T.
Hydrogen pickup measurements in zirconium alloys: Relation to oxidation kinetics Adrien Couet a to reduce hydrogen pickup during operation, and the associated cladding degradation. The present study focuses on precisely and accurately measuring hydrogen pickup fraction for a set of alloys to specifically
AIAA980057 RELATING TURBULENCE TO WIND TURBINE BLADE LOADS
Sweetman, Bert
AIAAÂ98Â0057 RELATING TURBULENCE TO WIND TURBINE BLADE LOADS: PARAMETRIC STUDY WITH MULTIPLE that is most useful in estimating fatigue loads on wind turbine blades. The histograms of rainflow counted turbulence measures---can be used to estimate fatigue loads on wind turbine blades. We first deÂ scribe
TThhee 99tthh AAnnnnuuaall CCoonnffeerreennccee In Political Science, International Relations
Ben-Or, Michael
;The 9th Annual Graduate Conference in Political Science, International Relations and Public Policy 4 2013 The Hebrew University of Jerusalem http://gradcon.huji.ac.il #12;The 9th Annual Graduate Discussant: Dr. Tal Sadeh Maiersdorf Faculty Club, Room 501 18:00-20:00 #12;The 9th Annual Graduate
To: Supervisors and Managers Subject: Computer-Related Ergonomic Injuries
Knowles, David William
To: Supervisors and Managers Subject: Computer-Related Ergonomic Injuries Date: March 14, 2007 The statistics we have collected at the Lab this year are disturbing to me in the area of ergonomic injuries from-blown injuries. Over the next seven days, all supervisors must meet with their employees, discuss good ergonomic
An Analysis of Scientific Literature Related to the Florida Panther
Beier, Paul
R. Vaughan Michael J. Conroy Howard Quigley December 2003 Bureau of Wildlife Diversity Conservation Michael J. Conroy3 Howard Quigley4 1School of Forestry, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff AZ 86011, P., M. R. Vaughan, M. J. Conroy, and H. Quigley. 2003. An analysis of scientific literature related
Timed Relational Abstractions For Sampled Data Control Systems
Sankaranarayanan, Sriram
of a plant, modeled as a hybrid system and a synchronous controller, modeled as a discrete transition system, we consider a simple and natural model of a sampled data control system. The controller is modeledTimed Relational Abstractions For Sampled Data Control Systems Aditya Zutshi1 , Sriram
Surface Topography Quantification by Integral and Feature-related Parameters
Smid, Michiel
Surface Topography Quantification by Integral and Feature-related Parameters Quantifizieren von microscopy, the topography of brittle fracture surfaces and wire- eroded surfaces was quantified. The globalÈche, Topometrie 1 Introduction Surface topographies contain information about their gen- eration processes
2010 OCEAN DRILLING CITATION REPORT Covering Citations Related to the
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2009 OCEAN DRILLING CITATION REPORT Covering Citations Related to the
2009 OCEAN DRILLING CITATION REPORT Covering Citations Related to the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Ocean Drilling Program, and Integrated Ocean Drilling Program from GeoRef Citations Indexed by the American Geological Institute from 1969 through 2008 Produced by Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
2013 OCEAN DRILLING CITATION REPORT Covering Citations Related to the
2013 OCEAN DRILLING CITATION REPORT Covering Citations Related to the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Ocean Drilling Program, and Integrated Ocean Drilling Program from GeoRef Citations Indexed by the American Geological Institute from 1969 through 2012 Produced by Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
2008 OCEAN DRILLING CITATION REPORT Covering Citations Related to the
2008 OCEAN DRILLING CITATION REPORT Covering Citations Related to the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Ocean Drilling Program, and Integrated Ocean Drilling Program from GeoRef Citations Indexed by the American Geological Institute from 1969 through 2007 Produced by Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
2012 OCEAN DRILLING CITATION REPORT Covering Citations Related to the
2012 OCEAN DRILLING CITATION REPORT Covering Citations Related to the Deep Sea Drilling Project, Ocean Drilling Program, and Integrated Ocean Drilling Program from GeoRef Citations Indexed by the American Geological Institute from 1969 through 2011 Produced by Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Einstein relation for reversible diffusions in random environment
Gantert, Nina
Einstein relation for reversible diffusions in random environment N. Gantert P. Mathieu A the Einstein re- lation for this model. It says that the derivative at 0 of the effective velocity under an additional local drift equals the diffusivity of the model without drift. The Einstein rela- tion
On the Constitutive Relations in Thermo-Electroelasticity
Adriano Montanaro
2015-04-21T23:59:59.000Z
We give a derivation of the thermodynamic restrictions on the constitutive relations of an electrically polarizable and finitely deformable heat conducting elastic continuum, interacting with the electric field. This is made following the method of Coleman-Noll in a thermodynamic theory with the Clausius-Duhem inequality.
A quantum version of free energy irreversible work relations
A quantum version of free energy Â irreversible work relations Wojciech De Roeck 1 and Christian#erence of equilibrium free energies. The main new ingredient is the identification of work depending on the quantum such as the Helmholtz free energy are crucial in applications of thermodynamics. They give insight in what processes
Managing a Relational Database with Intelligent Agents Ira Rudowsky1
Rudowsky, Ira
Managing a Relational Database with Intelligent Agents Ira Rudowsky1 , Olga Kulyba1 , Mikhail Kunin quality for search and retrieval. An intelligent agent was designed using JACKTM (Agent Oriented Software in genomic studies, which could impact data analysis and further research [9, 10]. A number of software tools
Thermodynamics and Relativity: Possible Consequences of their Close Link
Jean-Louis Tane
2008-05-25T23:59:59.000Z
The first part of this paper is a summary of a hypothesis previously advanced, suggesting the existence of a close link between thermodynamics and relativity. The second part is a preliminary comment about some possible consequences in the fields of physics, astronomy and biology.
Relating Surface Energy Budgets to the Biochemistry of Photosynthesis
Collett Jr., Jeffrey L.
Relating Surface Energy Budgets to the Biochemistry of Photosynthesis: A Review for Non the parameterization. Photosynthesis is the process by which plants store solar energy in chemical bonds, thereby. These products are used to drive the "dark phase" of photosynthesis by coupling strongly exergonic reactions
Human Factors Related to a Virtual Reality Surgical Simulator: The
Bowden, Richard
and therefore, reductions in patient intervention costs (Banta, 1993). #12; Human Factors Related to a Virtual Training System in the light of feedback from surgeons. Initial work to produce finite element models are displayed. The training system has been well received by the surgeons and represents a new and potentially
Assistance to States on Policies Related to Wind Energy Issues
Brown, Matthew, H; Decesaro, Jennifer; DOE Project Officer - Keith Bennett
2005-07-15T23:59:59.000Z
This final report summarizes work carried out under agreement with the US Department of Energy, related to wind energy policy issues. This project has involved a combination of outreach and publications on wind energy, with a specific focus on educating state-level policymakers. Education of state policymakers is vitally important because state policy (in the form of incentives or regulation) is a crucial part of the success of wind energy. State policymakers wield a significant influence over all of these policies. They are also in need of high quality, non-biased educational resources which this project provided. This project provided outreach to legislatures, in the form of meetings designed specifically for state legislators and legislative staff, responses to information requests on wind energy, and publications. The publications addressed: renewable energy portfolio standards, wind energy transmission, wind energy siting, case studies of wind energy policy, avian issues, economic development, and other related issues. These publications were distributed to legislative energy committee members, and chairs, legislative staff, legislative libraries, and other related state officials. The effect of this effort has been to provide an extensive resource of information about wind information for state policymakers in a form that is useful to them. This non-partisan information has been used as state policymakers attempt to develop their own policy proposals related to wind energy in the states.
Related Work 2.1 Realism in Computer Animation Techniques
Rodríguez, Inmaculada
Chapter 2 Related Work 2.1 Realism in Computer Animation Techniques Realistic animation of human the motion are directly applied to the virtual human. Motion capture is typically used in video game. Amaya et al. designed a model to generate "emotional" animation from "neutral" human motion [Ama96
Thomas E. Hinds Although many diseases attack aspen, relatively few
DISEASES Thomas E. Hinds Although many diseases attack aspen, relatively few kill or seriously of aspen, whereas there are subtle differ- ences in distribution between the important decay fungi. Foliage Diseases Fungus Diseases Many fungi are capable of attacking aspen leaves, from juvenile growth
Evaluating user experience in green buildings in relation to
Pedersen, Tom
Evaluating user experience in green buildings in relation to workplace culture and context Zosia the relationship between green building design and workplace design practice, and to examine the role significant gains to be made from integrating green building with workplace design strategies from the outset
HYGIENIC BEHAVIOR OF HONEY BEES IN RELATION TO CHALKBROOD DISEASE
Paris-Sud XI, Université de
HYGIENIC BEHAVIOR OF HONEY BEES IN RELATION TO CHALKBROOD DISEASE Martha GILLIAM, Stephen TABER III classified as resistant or susceptible on the basis of good or poor hygienic behavior, respectively. Colonies colonies that exhibit poor hygienic behavior. Therefore, good hygienic behavior of bees aids in control
Tier II Canada Research Chair Migration and Ethnic Relations
Sinnamon, Gordon J.
Tier II Canada Research Chair in Migration and Ethnic Relations Faculty of Social Science Western University The Faculty of Social Science at Western University invites applications for a Tier II Canada for Tier II Canada Research Chairs, the candidate will hold a PhD (obtained within the last ten years
Are Sprawl and Obesity Related? Evidence from the Chicago Area
Illinois at Chicago, University of
Are Sprawl and Obesity Related? Evidence from the Chicago Area Siim Sööt, Lise Dirks, Pavlos-01 January 2006 #12;2 1.0 INTRODUCTION Obesity is recognized as a national problem. Poor diet are increasingly being explored as potential contributing factors to obesity; specifically, the relationship
Bulletin, Fire Prevention Measures For Cutting, Welding, And Related Activities
Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]
The purpose of this Bulletin is to summarize existing DOE and industry requirements, standards,and guidelines that are applicable to hot work and related activities that represent a significant fire risk to DOE and contractor personnel, programs, and facilities. [DOE/EH-0196 Issue No.97-3
Some reflections on mathematics and its relation to computer science
Paris-Sud XI, Université de
Some reflections on mathematics and its relation to computer science Liesbeth De Mol "No paradigm, it is worthless Knuth used this story to explain how he considered mathematics and computer science to be distinct, for developing my thoughts on experimental mathematics and computer science. Of equal importance is the fact
Measuring Bicyclists' Uptake of Traffic-Related Air Pollution
Bertini, Robert L.
Measuring Bicyclists' Uptake of Traffic-Related Air Pollution Alex Bigazzi PSU Transportation Seminar Feb. 28, 2014 Miguel Figliozzi Jim Pankow Wentai Luo Lorne Isabelle Urban Bicyclists' Pollution Uptake 1 #12;Bicycle & Health Promotion Public Health Exercise CrashesPollution Emissions Exposure/ Dose
Proton aurora related to intervals of pulsations of diminishing periods
California at Berkeley, University of
Proton aurora related to intervals of pulsations of diminishing periods A. G. Yahnin,1 T. A are generated because of a cyclotron instability of the anisotropic distribution of ring current ions. Proton precipitation produced by the cyclotron instability can be responsible for proton aurora. Indeed
ROOF CHARACTERISATION RELATED TO FIRE PROPAGATION RISK BY A NUMERICAL
Paris-Sud XI, Université de
ROOF CHARACTERISATION RELATED TO FIRE PROPAGATION RISK BY A NUMERICAL APPROACH L. Fournier1 , A by thé roof: - one is thé use of intumescent strips on thé roof, - thé other consists of extending thé fire walls (typically 70 cm or 1 m) above thé roof levé1 in order to prevent thé flame from being blown
A quantum version of free energy -irreversible work relations
Maes, Christian
A quantum version of free energy - irreversible work relations Wojciech De Roeck1 and Christian and the difference of equilibrium free energies. The main new ingredient is the identification of work depending Thermodynamic potentials such as the Helmholtz free energy are crucial in applications of thermodynamics
A quantum version of free energy -irreversible work relations
Maes, Christian
A quantum version of free energy - irreversible work relations Wojciech De Roeck 1 and Christian#11;erence of equilibrium free energies. The main new ingredient is the identi#12;cation of work Thermodynamic potentials such as the Helmholtz free energy are crucial in applications of thermodynamics
The Age-Redshift Relation for Standard Cosmology
R. C. Thomas; R. Kantowski
2000-08-10T23:59:59.000Z
We present compact, analytic expressions for the age-redshift relation $\\tau(z)$ for standard Friedmann-Lema\\^ \\itre-Robertson-Walker (FLRW) cosmology. The new expressions are given in terms of incomplete Legendre elliptic integrals and evaluate much faster than by direct numerical integration.
An action with positive kinetic energy term for general relativity
T. Mei
2007-11-02T23:59:59.000Z
At first, we state some results in arXiv: 0707.2639, and then, using a positive kinetic energy coordinate condition given by arXiv: 0707.2639, we present an action with positive kinetic energy term for general relativity. Based on this action, the corresponding theory of canonical quantization is discussed.
Relative Leaching and Aquatic Toxicity of Pressure-Treated Wood
Florida, University of
Relative Leaching and Aquatic Toxicity of Pressure-Treated Wood Products Using Batch Leaching Tests treated with one of five different waterborne chemical preservatives, were leached using 18-h batch- treated wood at concentrations above the U.S. federal toxicity characteristic limit (5 mg/L). All
CLEAVAGE FRACTURE MICROMECHANISMS RELATED TO WPS EFFECT IN RPV STEEL
Boyer, Edmond
CLEAVAGE FRACTURE MICROMECHANISMS RELATED TO WPS EFFECT IN RPV STEEL S. R. Bordet1 , B. Tanguy1 , S vessel (RPV) steel. In this purpose, different WPS fracture test results obtained on compact tensile (CT fractographic investigations and finite element (FE) calculations, demonstrate a strong material aspect to WPS
The Role of Environment in the Mass-Metallicity Relation
Michael C. Cooper; Christy A. Tremonti; Jeffrey A. Newman; Ann I. Zabludoff
2008-05-02T23:59:59.000Z
Using a sample of 57,377 star-forming galaxies drawn from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, we study the relationship between gas-phase oxygen abundance and environment in the local Universe. We find that there is a strong relationship between metallicity and environment such that more metal-rich galaxies favor regions of higher overdensity. Furthermore, this metallicity-density relation is comparable in strength to the color-density relation along the blue cloud. After removing the mean dependence of environment on color and luminosity, we find a significant residual trend between metallicity and environment that is largely driven by galaxies in high-density regions, such as groups and clusters. We discuss the potential source of this relationship between metallicity and local galaxy density in the context of feedback models, with special attention paid to quantifying the impact of environment on the scatter in the mass-metallicity relation. We find that environment is a non-negligible source of scatter in this fundamental relation, with > 15% of the measured scatter correlated with environment.
Termination Semantics of Logic Programs with Cut and Related Features
Giesl, Juergen
Termination Semantics of Logic Programs with Cut and Related Features Jamie Andrews Dept of termination for logic programs. I am particularly interested in the termination of logic programs which use practical features such as the Prolog ``cut''. In order to prove termination of such programs
March 24, 2008 ADBS: OR 1 Object Relational and Extended-
Adam, Salah
; Evolution not a Revolution; Support to new applications; #12;March 24, 2008 ADBS: OR 4 OR-DBMS Â SQL and wide acceptation within users Pressure on Relational DBMS software vendors to respond to OO qualities: Success of Berkeley Univ. Postgres DBMS Advances on query processing with large-objects and user functions
BEAM RELATED SYSTEMATICS IN HIGGS BOSON MASS MEASUREMENT
BEAM RELATED SYSTEMATICS IN HIGGS BOSON MASS MEASUREMENT A.RASPEREZA DESY, Notkestrasse 85, D-22607 and differential luminosity spectrum measurements and beam energy spread on the precision of the Higgs boson mass such as Higgs boson mass, decay branching fractions and production rate. However, most of these studies did
Particle production related to the tunneling in false vacuum decay
Michael Maziashvili
2003-02-15T23:59:59.000Z
Motivated by the work of Mersini, the particle production related to the tunneling in false vacuum decay is carefully investigated in the thin-wall approximation. It is shown that in this case the particle production is exponentially suppressed even when the momentum is comparable to the curvature scale of the bubble. The number of created particles is ultraviolet finite.
A conformance relation for model-based testing of PLC
Paris-Sud XI, UniversitÃ© de
A conformance relation for model-based testing of PLC Anais Guignard Jean-Marc Faure Ecole-marc.faure@lurpa.ens-cachan.fr) Abstract: This paper focuses on the execution of conformance testing of PLC with I/O scanning which of conformance test of real devices, like Pro- grammable Logic Controllers (PLC 1 ) that execute a con- trol code
Reduced Peak Power Requirements in FDM and Related Systems
Richardson, Thomas J.
Reduced Peak Power Requirements in FDM and Related Systems Rajiv Laroia, Tom Richardson, R. This is especially true of communication systems for which the cost of peak transmitted power is critical. Often by the peak power required of the amplifier. On the other hand, the capacity of the system is proportional
COMPLEXITY IN EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN I. RELATION TO EFFICIENCY
Ramirez, Donald E.
o I SL COMPLEXITY IN EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN I. RELATION TO EFFICIENCY D. R. Jensen and D. E. Ramirez Virginia Poly~echnic Institute and State University and University of Virginia Key Words. Design efficiency, A and D efficiency, complexity AMS 19S0 Subject Classifications. 62.J05, 62K05 O. ABSTRACT Complexit
Forecasting Uncertainty Related to Ramps of Wind Power Production
Boyer, Edmond
- namic reserve quantification [8], for the optimal oper- ation of combined wind-hydro power plants [5, 1Forecasting Uncertainty Related to Ramps of Wind Power Production Arthur Bossavy, Robin Girard - The continuous improvement of the accuracy of wind power forecasts is motivated by the increasing wind power
Using relational databases to analyze Microarray probes and single nucleotide
Rouchka, Eric
Using relational databases to analyze Microarray probes and single nucleotide Polymorphisms Abhijit probes and sin- gle nucleotide polymorphisms Abhijit W. Phatak1 , and Eric C. Rouchka1,* 1 Department valuable in the study of single nucleotide polymor- phisms (SNPs). Aside from the physical use
Symmetry and Relativity : From Classical Mechanics to Modern Particle Physics
Paris-Sud XI, Université de
Symmetry and Relativity : From Classical Mechanics to Modern Particle Physics Z.J. Ajaltouni to modern particle physics will be given and some open questions will be raised. Keywords: Symmetry that symmetry represents a methodology followed by Modern Physics in order to build coherent and successful
Describing Spatial Relations using Informal Semantics Kristin Stock1
Stock, Kristin
Describing Spatial Relations using Informal Semantics Kristin Stock1 1 University of Nottingham, NG7 2RD, Nottingham Tel. +44(0)787 299 3270 Email: kristin.stock@nottingham.ac.uk Web address: http, people tend to think in terms of informal semantics. Informal semantics take the form of cognitive models
Global warming potentials and radiative efficiencies of halocarbons and related
Wirosoetisno, Djoko
Global warming potentials and radiative efficiencies of halocarbons and related compounds 7A=E472C43AD.A0794E 0794E:CA27C725 AD383CADE64E7 #12;1 Global Warming Potentials and Radiative of REs and global39 warming potentials (GWPs) for these compounds, mostly employing atmospheric lifetimes
GAS TURBINES AND BIODIESEL : A CLARIFICATION OF THE RELATIVE
Paris-Sud XI, UniversitÃ© de
1 GAS TURBINES AND BIODIESEL : A CLARIFICATION OF THE RELATIVE NOX INDICES OF FAME, GASOIL greenhouse gases emissions and the dependence on oil resources. Biodiesels are Fatty Acid Methyl Esters: rapeseed ("RME"), soybean ("SME"), sunflower, palm etc. A fraction of biodiesel has also an animal origin
NGO briefing paper on combating illegal logging and related trade
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International Relations Programme Trinity College in the University of Toronto
Sun, Yu
International Relations Programme Trinity College in the University of Toronto Margaret MacMillan Trinity One Programme Trinity College in the University of Toronto PUBLICISSUESFORUM Panellists: Amir, and beyond. John Duncan, Director of the Ethics, Society, and Law programme at Trinity College
On Numerical Methods for Hyperbolic Conservation Laws and Related Equations
Bürger, Raimund
A classical kinematical model of sedimentation of small equal-sized particles dispersed in a viscous fluidOn Numerical Methods for Hyperbolic Conservation Laws and Related Equations Modelling Sedimentation with nonlocal flux, systems of nonlinear conservation modelling the sedimentation of polydisperse suspensions
Research Report Integrating Association Rule Mining with Relational
Sarawagi, Sunita
Research Report Integrating Association Rule Mining with Relational Database Systems: AlternativesÂ6099 ABSTRACT: Data mining on large data warehouses is becoming increasingly important. In support of this trend in a stored procedure; caching the data to a file system onÂtheÂfly and mining; tightÂcoupling using primarily
The Effects of Fe3+ Aluminum Silicate Phase Relations in
Lee, Cin-Ty Aeolus
The Effects of Fe3+ and Mn3+ on Aluminum Silicate Phase Relations in North-Central New Mexico, U, New Mexico 87131 (Received 28 November 1983; in revised form 2 October 1984) ABSTRACT Aluminum, then their equilibrium coexistence is invariant. However, the aluminum silicate minerals are not pure in highly oxidized
1. Introduction: current issues in hair loss-related disorders
Chuong, Cheng-Ming
1. Introduction: current issues in hair loss-related disorders 2. Basic biology of hair follicles 3. Physiological regeneration: modulating the regeneration of existing hair follicles by the extra-hair follicle environment and systemic hormone factors 4. Regeneration of hair fibers from existing follicles after hair
Relative Susceptibility of Selected Cultivars of Potato to Pratylenchus penetrans~
Bernard, Ernest
Relative Susceptibility of Selected Cultivars of Potato to Pratylenchus penetrans~ E. C. BERNARD" and C. W. LAUGHLIN 3 Abstract: Pratylenchus penetrans suppressed the tuber yields of potato cultivars Pratylenchus penetrans (Cobb) Filip. and Schuur.-Stekh. is a damaging parasite of potato (Solanum tuberosum L
Labushev, Mikhail M
2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z
Index of proportionality of atomic weights of chemical elements is proposed for determining the relative age of minerals and rocks. Their chemical analysis results serve to be initial data for calculations. For rocks of different composition the index is considered to be classification value as well. Crystal lattice energy change in minerals and their associations can be measured by the index value change, thus contributing to the solution of important practical problems. There was determined the effect of more rapid increase of potential energy of limestone with relatively low lattice energy as compared with the others.
Proceedings of EARSeL-SIG-Workshop LIDAR, Dresden/FRG, June 16 17, 2000 EARSeL eProceedings No. 1 1
Oldenburg, Carl von Ossietzky Universität
are accuracy, capability, and cost effectiveness. Over the past twenty five years, developments in lasers the basis for a system which will meet required accuracy standards while maintaining effi- ciency and cost-wing aircraft, to meet a wide range of survey requirements in categories such as charting, dredging, coastal
Proceedings of EARSeL-SIG-Workshop LIDAR, Dresden/FRG, June 16 17, 2000 EARSeL eProceedings No. 1 28
Oldenburg, Carl von Ossietzky Universität
and Development Center, Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory, Joint Airborne Lidar Bathymetry Technical Center Hydrographic Operational Airborne Lidar Survey) system has been used to collect regional data gives an overview of SHOALS, the RSMDP and the SHOALS data sets that have been collected for the region
Proceedings of EARSeL-SIG-Workshop LIDAR, Dresden/FRG, June 16 17, 2000 EARSeL eProceedings No. 1 68
Oldenburg, Carl von Ossietzky UniversitÃ¤t
be faulty if these proc- esses are different than assumed during analysis. In December 1999, a non of the condi- tions actually encountered by ship's pilots. It is essential to have high-quality field
FM pulsing can be implemented by a simple circuit of three genes (rsbW, rsbV, and sigB), with
Nachman, Michael
(1981). 21. G. J. Melen, S. Levy, N. Barkai, B. Z. Shilo, Mol. Syst. Biol. 1, 2005.0028 (2005). 22. Z. Cheng, F. Liu, X. P. Zhang, W. Wang, Biophys. J. 97, 2867 (2009). 23. J. C. Ray, O. A. Igoshin, PLOS
Oldenburg, Carl von Ossietzky UniversitÃ¤t
-looking sensor systems such as SAR. A sophisticated and fully automated photogrammetric processing system allows in the focal plane behind one single optics are precisely calibrated to allow for high geometric a
Oldenburg, Carl von Ossietzky UniversitÃ¤t
and calibration. A change detection approach is employed to compare the two SAR-scenes. It is expected have been developed and successfully tested for monitoring of the wet snow cover with ERS-1/2 SAR data Swiss Alps and Prealps - using RADARSAT ScanSAR, and NOAA-AVHRR for comparison, are now evaluated. Pre
personnalisation par occurrences Eveline Bernier - Yvan Bédard - Mélanie Lambert Centre de recherche en géomatique Pavillon Louis-Jacques Casault Université Laval, Québec, CA {eveline