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• (2014-01-16)
The purpose of this research is three-fold. First, to identify Chinese consumers’ feelings of attachment to American NBA players who have a distinguished Chinese teammate; second, to examine the relationship between Chinese ...
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• (1989)
The examination of the merits of a new type of sampling structure for performing enhanced Raman scattering is presented here. These structures typically consist of 50 A of SiO$\sb2$ sputtered on Ag or Au island films, all ...
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• (2010-05-14)
This is a comprehensive study of the application of meta-analytical techniques to gene expression data to detect differentially expressed genes across experiments and conditions, and as a means of classifying unknown ...
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• (2010-05-14)
Two techniques based on integral equation methods are addressed. Firstly, a novel volume integral equation method is proposed to characterize the scattering properties of dielectric objects involving inhomogeneous and ...
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• (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2009-09-30)
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• (2014-01-16)
This thesis describes the fabrication, characterization, and application of radiolabeled multifunctional microspheres for Cerenkov luminescence imaging and targeting of angiogenesis in cancer and atherosclerosis. Cerenkov ...
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• (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1997)
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• (2012-09-18)
Normal miRNA production is essential for regulating protein expression and cellular fate. Misregulation of miRNA production is emerging as a key factor in the development of many disease states, including most forms cancer. ...
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• (2013-02-03)
Grassland diversity can be reduced by native and non-native dominant species, through heightened competition for resources and low colonization by non-dominant species. Traits of the dominant species may influence these ...
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• (Champaign, IL : Illinois Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, 1986-08)
In this project, the HWRIC database of information pertaining to sites which are potential sources of pollution by hazardous wastes was improved by the review of the data and through the collection of the dates of known ...
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• (Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center, Illinois State Water Survey, 1988)
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• (1992)
Intense material and device research aimed toward high-speed digital circuits and optoelectronic integrated circuits (OEICs) has focused on III-V compound semiconductors such as GaAs-based and InP-based materials because ...
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• (2010-02-03)
This ongoing research aims to answer whether user-generated tags through social tagging could be used to enhance access to web resources and provide additional access points beyond professionally-generated ones. This study ...
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• (Association of College and Research Libraries. American Library Association, 1990-07)
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• (iSchools, 2013-02)
In the last decade, a growing body of the scholarly information and instructional materials produced by universities existed primarily in digital format. New digital technologies increased the productivity of scholars. The ...
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• (ASIS&T, 2012-10-29)
Cultural heritage institutions can enhance their collections by sharing content through popular web services. Drawing on current analyses from the Flickr Feasibility Study, we report on the pronounced increase in use of ...
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• (2013-08-22)
Brassica oleracea vegetables are recognized as functional foods that contain various phytochemicals such as glucosinolates (GS) and flavonoids that have health-promoting bioactivity. Recent data suggest that methyl jasmonic ...
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• (1995)
The available instruction level parallelism (ILP) is extremely limited within basic blocks of non-numeric programs (1) (2) (3). An effective VLIW or superscalar processor must optimize and schedule instructions across basic ...
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• (2014-05-30)
Age associated cognitive decline in human and rodents has been linked with decreases in hippocampal neurogenesis and a chronic low grade inflammation in the central nervous system. Physical exercise increases neurogenesis ...
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• (2008-08)
In this paper we address the reliability problem in storage-centric sensor networks deployed in hazardous environments. We use the nodes' extra flash memory to save distributed encoded blocks of data. We employ erasure ...
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