• Analysis, implementation, and applicable designs of low impact developments for stormwater management in Austin, Texas 

    Wade, Shannon Brooke (2012-05)
    This paper serves as a “kicking-the-tires” analysis of low impact developments as a method of stormwater management. Specifically, this paper examines the feasibility, benefit, and current practice of low impact developments ...
  • Art learning in the home: a survey of households in Austin, Texas 

    Wilky, Megan Marie (2009-12)
    The purpose of this study was to determine how much art activity is taking place within households in Austin, Texas. By way of a questionnaire, the parents or guardians of children attending schools within the Austin ...
  • At-risk wastewater pipeline identification due to flooding 

    Abbott, Kristin Whitley; 0000-0001-7331-1545 (2016-05)
    Corrosion is a risk to all ferrous pipelines, and the impact of moisture from major flood events in potentially corrosive soils upon the corrosion of sensitive pipeline materials has not yet been thoroughly studied. Rapidly ...
  • The Austin Index: Monitoring a City's Progress 

    Echeverri-Carroll, Elsie L.; Wright, Rita J. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2003-06)
    Developed in 2002 by the Bureau of Business Research (BBR), the Austin Index began as a pilot project to benchmark the economy of the Austin-San Marcos metropolitan statistical area (MSA). The Index uses twenty indicators ...
  • Austin Logistics Inc : assessing defect density 

    Nanchari, Nithin Krishna (2010-12)
    Austin Logistics Inc. Solutions provides tools that help centralize resource management, optimize and maintain compliance of calling schedules for consumer financial service organization (banks, financial institutions). ...
  • Austin Restricted: Progressivism, Zoning, Private Racial Covenants, and the Making of a Segregated City 

    Tretter, Eliot M. (2012)
    In many respects, the story of racial segregation in Austin, Texas, is not unique. It is the story of nearly every major city in the United States, especially those in the South and all major cities in Texas (Massey ...
  • Austin Sui Generis?: The Strength and Resilience of the High-Tech Complex 

    Oden, Michael D. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 1998-02)
    Since the late 1980s, the growth of the Austin regional economy has outpaced that of other medium-sized high-tech centers. Austin’s economic expansion was based on four private sector growth drivers: computer and office ...
  • Austin Technology-Based Industry Report 

    Gibson, David V.; Smilor, Raymond W.; Kozmetsky, George (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1991-03)
    Exploratory study to report on the current status of Austin's technology-based manufacturing industries, to identify emerging technologies that may be important to the Austin economy, and to provide a perspective on the ...
  • The Austin/San Antonio Corridor: The Dynamics of a Developing Technopolis 

    Smilor, Raymond W.; Kozmetsky, George; Gibson, David V. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1987-03)
    Examination of the factors contributing to the development of the Austin/San Antonio corridor as a high-technology center in the years 1945-1986. The paper uses a conceptual framework called the Technopolis Wheel, which ...
  • Beyond the Digital Economy: A Perspective on Innovation for the Learning Society 

    Conceição, Pedro; Gibson, David V.; Heitor, Manuel V.; Sirilli, Giorgio (2000)
    In view of the current socio-economic context, in which innovation is a key driving force for the sustainable development, which challenges are facing education and research to enhance and nurture innovation and better ...
  • Catching the Next Wave in the Corridor: The Convergence of Biotechnology, Nanotechnology and Information Technology 

    Smithson, Robert; Adams, Lance; Stacey, Steven; Evans, Eliza (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2003-03-20)
    Report on strategies for economic development in the Austin-San Antonio corridor based on an anticipated convergence of biotechnology, nanotechnology, and information technology.
  • Changing parking building in the Texas Capitol Complex 

    Na, Aena (2013-12)
    The site is in a garage area in the state capitol complex, Austin Texas. Even though this place is located near by important government facilities and public park and links between UT Campus and Central Business District, ...
  • Climate action strategies for the University of Texas at Austin 

    Hernandez, Marinoelle (2010-05)
    This report analyzes the current greenhouse gas emissions inventory for The University of Texas at Austin (UT-Austin), reviews the carbon reduction strategies being implemented at UT-Austin and other peer institutions, and ...
  • The complexities of performance measurement in the public sector : a case study of the City Auditor’s Integrity Unit 

    Isupov, Marina (2011-05)
    The last two decades of public sector reform have ushered in a new paradigm of client-citizens expecting better governmental performance at lower costs. Two distinct, but not unconnected, forces have been at the heart of ...
  • C²E Report, Fall 1994 

    IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1994-09)
    Fall 1994 newsletter of the IC² Center for Commercialization and Enterprise ("C²E") at The University of Texas at Austin. Reports on activities of the IC² Institute's economic development programs including the Austin ...
  • C²E Report, Fall 1995 

    IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1995-09)
    Fall 1995 newsletter of the IC² Center for Commercialization and Enterprise ("C²E") at The University of Texas at Austin. Reports on activities of the IC² Institute's economic development programs including the Austin ...
  • C²E Report, Winter 1993-94 

    IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1993-12)
    Winter 1993-1994 newsletter of the IC² Center for Commercialization and Enterprise ("C²E") at The University of Texas at Austin. Reports on activities of the IC² Institute's economic development programs including the ...
  • A disaster on top of a disaster : how gender, race, and class shaped the housing experiences of displaced Hurricane Katrina survivors 

    Reid, Megan Kelly, 1981- (2011-05)
    In this dissertation project, I examine the experiences of displaced Hurricane Katrina survivors in the context of post-disaster housing policies and practices. This research is based on two years of in-depth interviews ...
  • Eastern watershed analysis of alternate approaches to delineation in Austin, TX 

    Vermillion, Elizabeth Lauren, 1982- (2010-05)
    Drainage area is a measure of the number of acres feeding into a creek. Drainage area threshold is the amount of acreage required for the creek to be included on a map. Watersheds mapped according to higher drainage area ...
  • Economic Growth and Linkage with Silicon Valley: The Cases of Austin and Boston 

    Ayala, Sofía G.; Echeverri-Carroll, Elsie L. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2004-12)
    What creates growth in a local economy? Answers to this question have varied markedly over the last forty years. In the 1980s, the revolutionary concept that knowledge, rather than labor and physical capital, was the prime ...