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• (International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, 2016-06-24)
A BrightSpec chirped-pulsed Fourier transform millimeter-wave spectrometer operating in the 75--110 GHz spectral region has been installed at Argonne National Laboratory. The instrument has been tailored for chemical ...

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• (International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, 2016-06-21)
A canonical approach is used to investigate prototypical multi-dimensional intermolecular interaction potentials characteristic of categories in van der Waals, hydrogen-bonded, and halogen-bonded intermolecular potential ...

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• (2013-05-24)
The purpose of this study is to provide a useful guide for choral conductors who wish to perform the music of Chen Yi (b. 1953). The goal of this study is to search for an understanding of Chen Yi’s unique musical language, ...

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• (2004)
The study situates Pizzetti into his times, in Italy and within the international music scene of the early twentieth century. It examines the texts that he employed and considers his uses of melody and harmony. It pays ...

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• (1984)
The purpose of this dissertation is threefold. Firstly, a brief presentation is given concerning the history of "composition with twelve tones related only to one another" and the basic techniques it adheres to. ...

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• (International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, 2016-06-20)
Microwave spectroscopic techniques have traditionally been part of the foundation of molecular structure and this conference. Instrumental developments by Brooks Pate and sourcing developments by Steve Cooke on these ...

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• (International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, 2016-06-24)
The extension of radio-frequency CMOS circuitry into millimeter wavelengths promises the extension of spectroscopic techniques in compact, power efficient systems. We are now exploring the use of CMOS millimeter devices ...

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• (International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, 2016-06-24)
Tunneling switching is of fundamental interest for certain experiments aiming at detecting parity violation in chiral molecules.A particularly intriguing recent development is the theoretical prediction of prototypical ...

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• (2016-04-29)
This reading focuses on using a systems engineering modeling approach to determine the performance deviation between a commercial and militarized versions of the Boeing 737. In systems engineering complex systems are ...

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• (2016-04-28)
Generalized Finite Element Method (GFEM) is a Partition of Unity Method where shape functions are constructed by the product of standard finite element shape function and some additional shape functions. These additional ...

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• (2016-04-28)
Superhydrophobic micro/nanostructured surfaces for dropwise condensation have recently received significant attention due to their potential to enhance heat transfer performance by shedding positively charged water droplets ...

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• (2016-04-13)
Concerns regarding climate change impacts, energy security and sustainability are key drivers of the growing deployment of renewable energy resources. The variability, uncertainty and intermittency associated with the ...

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• (2016-04-21)
This research examines the historical evidence abounds with examples of how African Americans sought control and agency in the struggle for freedom throughout American history. More specifically, it is a study of their ...

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• (International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, 2016-06-20)
The state-of-the-art empirical potential, \textit{and} the state-of-the-art \textit{ab initio} potential for the $b(1^3\Pi_{2_u})$ state of $^{7,7}$Li$_2$ agree with each other that the $(v=100,J=0)$ ro-vibrational state ...

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• (2016-01-29)
This dissertation examines the pervading sense of crisis among Gibraltar's eighteenth-century British governors, caused by the large-scale geopolitical conflicts of the period and the multiethnic inhabitants of the territory, ...

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• (2016-04-07)
Frequency regulation is becoming increasingly important with deeper penetration of variable generation resources. This dissertation is about exploiting the flexibility of distributed energy resources (DERs) to provide ...

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• (2016-04-14)
Hydraulic fractures are a class of tensile fractures that occur in brittle and quasi-brittle materials due to the injection of a viscous fluid. Hydraulic fractures occur both naturally and created deliberately for engineering ...

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• (International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, 2016-06-24)
In recent years, `damping functions', which characterize the weakening of inverse-power-sum long-range interatomic interaction energies with increasing electron overlap, have become an increasing important component of ...

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• (International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, 2016-06-21)
The interest in laboratory spectroscopy of ethane stems from the desire to understand the methane cycle in the atmospheres of planets and their moons and from the importance of ethane as a trace species in the terrestrial ...

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• (2016-04-28)
Aging and obesity is associated with reduction in muscle mass and increase in fat mass, leading to decline in both physical function and health. Probing the cellular microstructure of skeletal muscle with noninvasive methods ...

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