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  • The five stages : a short play for one woman and the creative process 

    Barnes, Marlane Deanne (2010-05)
    This comedic short theatre piece follows the main character as she applies the five stages of mourning a death (denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance) to her recent break-up. The process section then details ...
  • Five-Megajoule Homopolar Upgrade 

    Bullion, T.M.; Zowarka Jr, R.C; Aanstoos, T.A; Weldon, W.F; Rylander, H.G; Woodson, H.H. (1981-06)
    The five-megajoule homopolar generator (5-MJ HPG) designed and built in 1974 by the Center for Electromechanics at the University of Texas at Austin (CEM-UT) was the result of an engineering feasibility study that examined ...
  • Five-Year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP*) Observations: Bayesian Estimation Of Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization Maps 

    Dunkley, J.; Spergel, D. N.; Komatsu, Eiichiro; Hinshaw, G.; Larson, D.; Nolta, M. R.; Odegard, N.; Page, L.; Bennett, C. L.; Gold, B.; Hill, R. S.; Jarosik, N.; Weiland, J. L.; Halpern, M.; Kogut, A.; Limon, M.; Meyer, S. S.; Tucker, G. S.; Wollack, E.; Wright, Edward L. (2009-08)
    We describe a sampling method to estimate the polarized cosmic microwave background (CMB) signal from observed maps of the sky. We use a Metropolis-within-Gibbs algorithm to estimate the polarized CMB map, containing Q and ...
  • Five-Year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe Observations: Angular Power Spectra 

    Nolta, M. R.; Dunkley, J.; Hill, R. S.; Hinshaw, G.; Komatsu, Eiichiro; Larson, D.; Page, L.; Spergel, D. N.; Bennett, C. L.; Gold, B.; Jarosik, N.; Odegard, N.; Weiland, J. L.; Wollack, E.; Halpern, M.; Kogut, A.; Limon, M.; Meyer, S. S.; Tucker, G. S.; Wright, E. L. (2009-02)
    We present the temperature and polarization angular power spectra of the cosmic microwave background derived from the first five years of Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe data. The five-year temperature spectrum is ...
  • Five-Year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe Observations: Cosmological interpretation 

    Komatsu, Eiichiro; Dunkley, J.; Nolta, M. R.; Bennett, C. L.; Gold, B.; Hinshaw, G.; Jarosik, N.; Larson, D.; Limon, M.; Page, L.; Spergel, D. N.; Halpern, M.; Hill, R. S.; Kogut, A.; Meyer, S. S.; Tucker, G. S.; Weiland, J. L.; Wollack, E.; Wright, E. L. (2009-02)
    The Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) 5-year data provide stringent limits on deviations from the minimal, six-parameter. cold dark matter model. We report these limits and use them to constrain the physics of ...
  • Five-Year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe Observations: Data Processing, Sky Maps, and Basic Results 

    Hinshaw, G.; Weiland, J. L.; Hill, R. S.; Odegard, N.; Larson, D.; Bennett, C. L.; Dunkley, J.; Gold, B.; Greason, M. R.; Jarosik, N.; Komatsu, Eiichiro; Nolta, M. R.; Page, L.; Spergel, D. N.; Wollack, E.; Halpern, M.; Kogut, A.; Limon, M.; Meyer, S. S.; Tucker, G. S.; Wright, E. L. (2009-02)
    We present new full-sky temperature and polarization maps in five frequency bands from 23 to 94 GHz, based on data from the first five years of the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) sky survey. The new maps are ...
  • Five-Year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe Observations: Galactic Foreground Emission 

    Gold, B.; Bennett, C. L.; Hill, R. S.; Hinshaw, G.; Odegard, N.; Page, L.; Spergel, D. N.; Weiland, J. L.; Dunkley, J.; Halpern, M.; Jarosik, N.; Kogut, A.; Komatsu, Eiichiro; Larson, D.; Meyer, S. S.; Nolta, M. R.; Wollack, E.; Wright, E. L. (2009-02)
    We present a new estimate of foreground emission in the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) data, using a Markov chain Monte Carlo method. The new technique delivers maps of each foreground component for a variety ...
  • Five-Year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe Observations: Likelihoods and Parameters from the WMAP Data 

    Dunkley, J.; Komatsu, Eiichiro; Nolta, M. R.; Spergel, D. N.; Larson, D.; Hinshaw, G.; Page, L.; Bennett, C. L.; Gold, B.; Jarosik, N.; Weiland, J. L.; Halpern, M.; Hill, R. S.; Kogut, A.; Limon, M.; Meyer, S. S.; Tucker, G. S.; Wollack, E.; Wright, E. L. (2009-02)
    This paper focuses on cosmological constraints derived from analysis of WMAP data alone. A simple Lambda CDM cosmological model fits the five-year WMAP temperature and polarization data. The basic parameters of the model ...
  • Five-Year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe Observations: Source Catalog 

    Wright, E. L.; Chen, X.; Odegard, N.; Bennett, C. L.; Hill, R. S.; Hinshaw, G.; Jarosik, N.; Komatsu, Eiichiro; Nolta, M. R.; Page, L.; Spergel, D. N.; Weiland, J. L.; Wollack, E.; Dunkley, J.; Gold, B.; Halpern, M.; Kogut, A.; Larson, D.; Limon, M.; Meyer, S. S.; Tucker, G. S. (2009-02)
    We present the list of point sources found in the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) five-year maps. The technique used in the first-year and three-year analyses now finds 390 point sources, and the five-year ...
  • The fixed word, the moving tongue: variation in written Yucatec Maya and the meandering evolution toward unified norms 

    Brody, Michal (2004)
    This dissertation, a detailed case study of contemporary written Yucatec Maya at a critical period in its (re-)development, examines two interrelated issues: 1) language ideologies underlying allographic and orthographic ...
  • Fixed-income portfolio optimization 

    Chandrasekhar, Rohan (2009-12)
    The fixed maturity, pricing and cash flow characteristics of fixed-income instruments like bonds distinguish them from equities and complicate the application of mean-variance optimization techniques to bond portfolio ...
  • Fixed-point-free actions of Coxeter groups on three-dimensional CAT(0) cell complexes 

    Patterson, Cody Lynn (2010-05)
    A group W is said to have property FA_n if every action of W by isometries on an n-dimensional CAT(0) cell complex has a global fixed point. We construct a complex on which a Coxeter group W acts by cellular isometries ...
  • Flagella and Pili-Mediated Near-Surface Single-Cell Motility Mechanisms in P. aeruginosa 

    Conrad, Jacinta C.; Gibiansky, Maxsim L.; Jin, Fan; Gordon, Vernita D.; Motto, Dominick A. (2011-04)
    Bacterial biofilms are structured multicellular communities that are responsible for a broad range of infections. Knowing how free-swimming bacteria adapt their motility mechanisms near a surface is crucial for understanding ...
  • Flamboyant markers : gay style in urban spaces 

    Nevarez, Abel Angel (2011-08)
    This thesis explores gay style within urban spaces in downtown Austin, Texas. Employing style as a rhetorical and communicative approach and method, I investigate and analyze how gay style markers are read off the built ...
  • Flame retardant nylon 6 nanocomposite fibers : processing and characterization 

    Wu, Hao, Doctorate in materials science and engineering (2016-08)
    One type of engineering thermoplastic polymers that has significant commercial application is nylon. However, flammability and melt dripping is a major problem for polymers like nylon 6 because it can cause fire to spread ...
  • Flame retardant polyamide 6 nanocomposites and nanofibers : processing and characterization 

    Yin, Xiaoli (2012-05)
    Polyamide 6 (PA6) was melt-blended with an intumescent flame retardant (FR) and nanoparticles (multi-wall carbon nanotubes [MWNTs] and nanoclays) to produce multi-component FR-PA6 nanocomposites. Thermal, flammability ...
  • Flanking Residues Are Central to DO11.10 T Cell Hybridoma Stimulation by Ovalbumin 323–339 

    Roy, Benjamin M.; Zhukov, Dmitriy V.; Maynard, Jennifer A. (Public Library of Science, 2012-10-23)
    T cell activation requires formation of a tri-molecular interaction between a major histocompatibility complex (MHC), peptide, and T cell receptor. In a common model system, the ovalbumin epitope 323–339 binds the murine ...
  • Flare for orchestra based on poetry by Mary Oliver 

    Sharp, Justin Edward (2010-05)
    “Flare for orchestra based on poetry by Mary Oliver” is a three-movement work based on the poem “Flare,” by Mary Oliver. In “Flare,” the emotional and expressive content of the poetry is captured in the programmatic narrative ...
  • Flash special du 20 mai 2002, Bulletin mensuel d information et de formation : Jusqu'à quand ? 

    Archidiocese de Bukavu : Bureau Diocesain de Developpement et de Ceuvres Sociales : Commission Justice et Paix. (Reseau Documentaire International Sur la Region de Grands Lacs Africains, 2002-05-20)