• Characteristics of a Homopolar Machine as a Power Supply for Large Pulsed Magnetic Fields for Fusion Experiments 

    Rowberg, R.E.; Becker, E.B; Rylander, H.G; Woodson, H.H. (1973-04)
    Inexpensive and reliable methods of storing and transferring large amounts of energy (>50 MJ) are essential to continued progress in controlled fusion research. One particularly attractive means of doing this, for slow ...
  • Characteristics of composts: moisture holding and water quality improvement 

    Kirchoff, Christine J.; Malina, Joseph F.; Barrett, Michael E. (Center for Research in Water Resources, University of Texas at Austin, 2003-08)
  • Characteristics of content and social spread strategy on the Indiegogo crowdfunding platform 

    Stern, Joseph S., active 2013 (2013-12)
    As the marketplace for crowdfunding grows to an estimated $5 billion dollars in 2013, academic research exploring the second largest platform Indiegogo has been largely overlooked. This research identifies causal characteristics ...
  • Characteristics of dynamic abnormal grain growth in commercial-purity molybdenum 

    Worthington, Daniel Lee (2011-12)
    Dynamic abnormal grain growth (DAGG) in commercial-purity molybdenum sheets was investigated through a series of tensile tests at temperatures between 1450°C and 1800°C. DAGG is abnormal grain growth (AGG) which requires ...
  • Characteristics of foamed asphalt binders for warm mix asphalt applications 

    Arega, Zelalem Alebel (2014-08)
    An increase in environmental awareness and energy concerns had recently prompted efforts to make pavement construction cheaper and more environmentally friendly. Warm mix asphalt (WMA) is an asphalt mixture production ...
  • Characteristics Of Kepler Planetary Candidates Based On The First Data Set 

    Borucki, William J.; Koch, David G.; Basri, Gibor; Batalha, Natalie; Boss, Alan; Brown, Timothy M.; Caldwell, Douglas; Christensen-Dalsgaard, Jorgen; Cochran, William D.; DeVore, Edna; Dunham, Edward W.; Dupree, Andrea K.; Gautier, Thomas N., III; Geary, John C.; Gilliland, Ronald; Gould, Alan; Howell, Steve B.; Jenkins, Jon M.; Kjeldsen, Hans; Latham, David W.; Lissauer, Jack J.; Marcy, Geoffrey W.; Monet, David G.; Sasselov, Dimitar; Tarter, Jill; Charbonneau, David; Doyle, Laurance; Ford, Eric B.; Fortney, Jonathan; Holman, Matthew J.; Seager, Sara; Steffen, Jason H.; Welsh, William F.; Allen, Christopher; Bryson, Stephen T.; Buchhave, Lars; Chandrasekaran, Hema; Christiansen, Jessie L.; Ciardi, David; Clarke, Bruce D.; Dotson, Jessie L.; Endl, Michael; Fischer, Debra; Fressin, Francois; Haas, Michael; Horch, Elliott; Howard, Andrew; Isaacson, Howard; Kolodziejczak, Jeffery; Li, Jie; MacQueen, Phillip; Meibom, Soren; Prsa, Andrej; Quintana, Elisa V.; Rowe, Jason; Sherry, William; Tenenbaum, Peter; Torres, Guillermo; Twicken, Joseph D.; Van Cleve, Jeffrey; Walkowicz, Lucianne; Wu, Hayley (2011-02)
    In the spring of 2009, the Kepler Mission commenced high-precision photometry on nearly 156,000 stars to determine the frequency and characteristics of small exoplanets, conduct a guest observer program, and obtain ...
  • Characteristics of Local Passenger Transportation Providers in Texas 

    Briggs, Ronald (Council for Advanced Transportation Studies, 1977-01)
    This study seeks to accomplish five things: first, to provide a basic understanding of the transportation complex currently serving the public in general and the transportation disadvantaged in particular; second, to provide ...
  • Characteristics of music education programs in public schools of Jamaica 

    Mundle, O'Neal Anthony (2008-05)
    The purpose of this study was to assess the characteristics of music education in Jamaican public schools and to investigate possible inequalities in access to music education programs based on school level, school locale, ...
  • Characteristics of nitrogen fixation in microbial mats from the South Texas Gulf Coast and in a cyanobacterial strain isolated from mats 

    Yu, Jingjie (2011-08)
    Mature microbial mats from sandy intertidal beaches of the Texas Gulf coast demonstrated substantial levels of nitrogenase activity. Two species of non-heterocystous cyanobacteria, a Hydrocoleum and a Microcoleus, dominated ...
  • Characteristics Of Planetary Candidates Observed By Kepler. II. Analysis Of The First Four Months Of Data 

    Borucki, William J.; Koch, David G.; Basri, Gibor; Batalha, Natalie; Brown, Timothy M.; Bryson, Stephen T.; Caldwell, Douglas; Christensen-Dalsgaard, Jorgen; Cochran, William D.; DeVore, Edna; Dunham, Edward W.; Gautier, Thomas N., III; Geary, John C.; Gilliland, Ronald; Gould, Alan; Howell, Steve B.; Jenkins, Jon M.; Latham, David W.; Lissauer, Jack J.; Marcy, Geoffrey W.; Rowe, Jason; Sasselov, Dimitar; Boss, Alan; Charbonneau, David; Ciardi, David; Doyle, Laurance; Dupree, Andrea K.; Ford, Eric B.; Fortney, Jonathan; Holman, Matthew J.; Seager, Sara; Steffen, Jason H.; Tarter, Jill; Welsh, William F.; Allen, Christopher; Buchhave, Lars A.; Christiansen, Jessie L.; Clarke, Bruce D.; Das, Santanu; Desert, Jean-Michel; Endl, Michael; Fabrycky, Daniel; Fressin, Francois; Haas, Michael; Horch, Elliott; Howard, Andrew; Isaacson, Howard; Kjeldsen, Hans; Kolodziejczak, Jeffery; Kulesa, Craig; Li, Jie; Lucas, Philip W.; Machalek, Pavel; McCarthy, Donald; MacQueen, Phillip; Meibom, Soren; Miquel, Thibaut; Prsa, Andrej; Quinn, Samuel N.; Quintana, Elisa V.; Ragozzine, Darin; Sherry, William; Shporer, Avi; Tenenbaum, Peter; Torres, Guillermo; Twicken, Joseph D.; Van Cleve, Jeffrey; Walkowicz, Lucianne; Witteborn, Fred C.; Still, Martin (2011-07)
    On 2011 February 1 the Kepler mission released data for 156,453 stars observed from the beginning of the science observations on 2009 May 2 through September 16. There are 1235 planetary candidates with transit-like ...
  • Characteristics of quality teachers: students' perspectives in high performing schools 

    Rodriguez, Esthela, 1976- (2008-05)
    This study focuses on students’ perceptions of the characteristics of quality teachers. A total of 448 students enrolled in high performing schools in 10 mostly urban school districts participated in focus group interviews ...
  • Characteristics of radially propagating smoldering combustion in a sawdust bed 

    Bush, Robert H., III; 0000-0002-6475-8115 (2015-12)
    In this thesis, experimental work on smoldering of sawdust beds is presented and discussed. Extensive study has been done on wood burning cook stoves with an emphasis on performance characterization and optimization. Few ...
  • Characteristics of smoldering combustion of sawdust 

    Lo, Chen Chia (2013-05)
    This report is a study on the smoldering combustion of natural sawdust from untreated woods. The objective was to develop and test an experimental technique to study the fundamental behavior of sawdust smolder. The ...
  • Characteristics of Technology Transfer in Business Ventures: The Case of Daejeon, Korea 

    Sung, Tae Kyung; Gibson, David V.; Kang, Byung-Su (, 2003)
    This article explores the characteristics of venture business and entrepreneurs in Korea to (1) identify technology transfer activities, (2) analyze the differences between technology transfer in linear and nonlinear venture ...
  • Characteristics of undrained shear strength in shallow soils in deep water Gulf of Mexico 

    West, James William (2013-05)
    Shallow foundations are used when designing subsea structures on the seafloor of deep water Gulf of Mexico. In order to design these subsea shallow foundations it is important to understand the behavior of the undrained ...
  • Characterization and applications of affinity based surface modification of polypyrrole 

    Nickels, Jonathan D. (2009-12)
    I present the characterization and applications of a technique to modify the surface of the conducting polymer, polypyrrole, via a novel, 12-amino acid peptide, THRTSTLDYFVI (T59). This peptide non-covalently binds to the ...
  • Characterization and applications of the twin-arginine transporter pathway 

    Strauch, Eva-Maria, 1979- (2007-12)
    The twin-arginine translocase allows the translocation of folded protein substrates across the cytoplasmic membrane of bacteria and archaea or the thylakoid membrane of plants. In Escherichia coli, its protein components ...
  • Characterization and engineering of the twin-arginine translocation pathway of Escherichia coli 

    Ercek, Danielle Tullman (2006)
    The twin-arginine translocation (Tat) pathway of Escherichia coli provides a novel method for the export of proteins from the cytoplasm to the periplasm. Remarkably, it allows for large, folded proteins to cross the inner ...
  • Characterization and evaluation of microsatellite loci suitable for studies on mating system, parentage, and genetic identity in red titi monkeys (Callicebus discolor) and saki monkeys (Pithecia aequatorialis) 

    Martins, Amely Branquinho; 0000-0002-1200-4872 (2015-05)
    Among the pitheciids (Primates: Platyrrhini), titi (Callicebus) and saki (Pithecia) monkeys are both described as having a monogamous mating system. Titi monkeys live in small groups comprising a male-female pair and their ...