# Browse Dissertations and Theses - Electrical and Computer Engineering by Title

• (2011-01-14)
This thesis focuses on the analysis of cable noise in impedance measurements. Specifically, the focus is on cables being developed for embedded sensing applications. In many applications, such as torque sensing and ...

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• (1993)
The use of a private cache in each processor of large-scale shared-memory multiprocessor systems can reduce long global memory latency but also introduces the cache coherence problem. Cache design and performance in a ...

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• (2011-05-25)
Memory model design is a major part of any modern processor architecture. There are many design choices and tradeoffs to be considered, and these often need to be tightly coupled to the processing unit's arcitecure. The ...

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• (1996)
Dependable real-time systems are essential to time-critical applications. The systems that run these applications require high degrees of performance and predictability. Although memory caching has long been known as a ...

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• (2006)
Another objective of this dissertation is to address the importance of computer-aided design (CAD) implementation of the latest techniques into the existing platform. Good research should lead to useful and repeatable ...

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• (1985)
Broad band gain on the B(--->)X bands of ZnI and CdI has been obtained in 13 and 25 cm active length, UV-preionized, high temperature (440(DEGREES)C), transverse discharge devices. With a 50 cm active length device, ...

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• (1975)

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• (1987)
In this thesis we develop a calculus for obtaining bounds on delay in a buffered communication network that applies to a wide variety of models for network operation. The theory we develop is different from traditional ...

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• (2007)
This thesis presents calibrated radar measurements of absolute backscatter cross sections of mesospheric radar echoes observed at the Jicamarca Radio Observatory in Perú. Radar system calibration is accomplished by simulating ...

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• (1977)

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• (1966)

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• (2014-05-30)
Spatial audio has typically been recorded from specialized microphone arrays that are too expensive and unwieldy to incorporate into today's consumer devices. Consumer devices, such as mobile devices, typically use cheap ...

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• (2013-02-03)
Intermodal trains are usually the fastest freight trains in North America. Fuel con- sumption in these trains is high because of their aerodynamic characteristics. If the loads on these railcars were placed in better con ...

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• (1993)
The development of carbon doping for producing stable p-type doping profiles in MOCVD-grown GaAs has made MOCVD the preferred technique for production of highly reliable GaAs-based HBT structures. In the InP/InGaAs materials ...

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• (1990)
A dilute mixture of CCl$\sb4$ in high purity H$\sb2$ has been used as a carbon dopant source for $\rm Al\sb{x}Ga\sb{1-x}As$ grown by low pressure metalorganic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD). To understand the mechanism ...

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• (2010-01-06)
Carbon nanotube (CNT) strain sensors on flexible polyimide substrates with novel fabrication techniques have been fabricated. Excimer laser photoablation was used for simultaneous patterning of the CNT layer and the polyimide ...

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• (1976)

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• (1993)
Density matrix formulation is used to investigate the nonlinear optical properties of semiconductor quantum-well devices. The generation of terahertz electromagnetic pulses from ultrafast optical pulse excitations of ...

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• (2015-01-21)
General purpose graphics processing unit (GPU) computing (GPGPU) has emerged as a new paradigm for programmers to exploit massive amounts of parallelism for relatively low costs. The abundance of GPUs in desktop and mobile ...

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• (1990)
Cavity-backed slot antennas are experiencing a revival because of the ever-increasing need for low-profile and conformal antennas which have a low radar cross section out of their operating frequency bands. Like thin ...

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