• An American Cerapachys, With Remarks on the Affinities of the Ceraphachyine 

      University of Texas at Austin (University of Texas at Austin, undated)
    • Caution, Student Experience May Vary: Social Identities Impact a Student's Experience in Peer Discussions 

      Eddy, Sarah L.; Brownell, Sara E.; Thummaphan, Phonraphee; Lan, Mming-Chih; Wenderoth, Mary pat (2015-12)
      In response to calls for implementing active learning in college-level science, technology, engineering, and mathematics courses, classrooms across the country are being transformed from instructor centered to student ...
    • 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 ...
    • Climategate Undermined Belief in Global Warming Among Many American TV Meteorologists 

      Maibach, Edward; Witte, James; Wilson, Kristopher (2011-01)
      CLIMATEGATE UNDERMINED BELIEF IN GLOBAL WARMING AMONG MANY AMERICAN TV METEOROLOGISTS Television (TV) meteorologists are a potentially important source of informal climate change education in that most American adults watch ...
    • The Discovery of Entropy -- and its Implications 

      Schulman, Adam (2012-03-26)
    • Experiments in the Elementary Sciences for Country Schools 

      University of Texas at Austin (University of Texas at Austin, 1917-12-15)
    • Facilitating Learning in Large Lecture Classes: Testing the "Teaching Team" Approach to Peer Learning 

      Stanger-Hall, Kathrin F.; Lang, Sarah; Maas, Martha (2010)
      We tested the effect of voluntary peer-facilitated study groups on student learning in large introductory biology lecture classes. The peer facilitators (preceptors) were trained as part of a Teaching Team (faculty, graduate ...
    • Kepler-15B: A Hot Jupiter Enriched in Heavy Elements and the First Kepler Mission Planet Confirmed With the Hobby-Eberly Telescope 

      Endl, Michael; MacQueen, Phillip J.; Cochran, William D.; Brugamyer, Erik J.; Buchhave, Lars A.; Rowe, Jason; Lucas, Phillip; Isaacson, Howard; Bryson, Steve; Howell, Steve B.; Fortney, Jonathan J.; Hansen, Terese; Borucki, William J.; Caldwell, Douglas; Christiansen, Jessie L.; Ciardi, David R.; Demory, Brice-Olivier; Everett, Mark; Ford, Eric B.; Haas, Michael R.; Holman, Matthew J.; Horch, Elliott; Jenkins, Jon M.; Koch, David J.; Lissauer, Jack J.; Machalek, Pavel; Still, Martin; Welsh, William F.; Sanderfer, Dwight T.; Seader, Shawn E.; Smith, Jeffrey C.; Thompson, Susan E.; Twicken, Joseph D. (2011-11)
      We report the discovery of Kepler-15b (KOI-128), a new transiting exoplanet detected by NASA's Kepler mission. The transit signal with a period of 4.94 days was detected in the quarter 1 (Q1) Kepler photometry. For the ...
    • KOI-54: The Kepler Discovery of Tidally Excited Pulsations and Brightenings in a Highly Eccentric Binary 

      Welsh, William F.; Orosz, Jerome A.; Aerts, Conny; Brown, Timothy M.; Brugamyer, Erik; Cochran, William D.; Gilliland, Ronald L.; Guzik, Joyce Ann; Kurtz, D. W.; Latham, David W.; Marcy, Geoffrey W.; Quinn, Samuel N.; Zima, Wolfgang; Allen, Christopher; Batalha, Natalie M.; Bryson, Steve; Buchhave, Lars A.; Caldwell, Douglas A.; Gautier, Thomas N., III; Howell, Steve B.; Kinemuchi, K.; Ibrahim, Khadeejah A.; Isaacson, Howard; Jenkins, Jon M.; Prsa, Andrej; Still, Martin; Street, Rachel; Wohler, Bill; Koch, David G.; Borucki, William J. (2011-11)
      Kepler observations of the star HD 187091 (KIC 8112039, hereafter KOI-54) revealed a remarkable light curve exhibiting sharp periodic brightening events every 41.8 days with a superimposed set of oscillations forming a ...
    • The Laboratory Course Assessment Survey: A Tool to Measure Three Dimensions of Research-Course Design 

      Corwin, Lisa A.; Runyon, Christopher; Robinson, Aspen; Dolan, Erin L. (2015-12)
      Course-based undergraduate research experiences (CUREs) are increasingly being offered as scalable ways to involve undergraduates in research. Yet few if any design features that make CUREs effective have been identified. ...
    • Making Method Visible: Improving the Quality of Science-Based Regulation 

      Wagner, Wendy (The Center for Global Energy, International Arbitration, and Environmental Law, 2014-10-24)
      Scientific inferences are theories about how the world works that scientists formulate based on their observations. One of the most difficult issues at the intersection of law and science is to determine whether the weight ...
    • Metadata for Data Rescue and Data at Risk 

      Anderson, William L.; Faundeen, John L.; Greenberg, Jane; Taylor, Fraser (2011-09-22)
      Scientific data age, become stale, fall into disuse and run tremendous risks of being forgotten and lost. These problems can be addressed by archiving and managing scientific data over time, and establishing practices that ...
    • Microbial Contaminants in Driking Water 

      University of Texas at Austin; Ramirez, Roland; Environmental Science Institute (undated)
    • Particle Generation During Photoresist Dissolution 

      Chauhan, S.; Somervell, M.; Carcasi, M.; Scheer, S.; Bonnecaze, R. T.; Mack, C.; Willson, C. G. (2010)
      A lattice-type Monte Carlo based mesoscale model and simulation of the lithography process has been described previously [1]. The model includes the spin coating, post apply bake, exposure, post exposure bake and development ...
    • Photobase Generator Assisted Pitch Division 

      Gu, X. Y.; Bates, C. M.; Cho, Y. J.; Kawakami, T.; Nagai, T.; Ogata, T.; Sundaresan, A. K.; Turro, N. J.; Bristol, R.; Zimmerman, P.; Willson, C. G. (2010-02)
      The drive to sustain the improvements in productivity that derive from following Moore's law has led the semiconductor industry to explore new technologies that enable production of smaller and smaller features on semiconductor ...
    • Phycological Studies lll. Some Algae From Arid Soils 

      University of Texas at Austin (University of Texas at Austin, 1962-09-15)
    • Presentation: Better Living Through Microbes 

      Contreras, Lydia; Environmental Science Institute (Environmental Science Institute, 2015-05-01)