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  • Abnormal myofiber morphology and limb dysfunction in claudication 

    Koutakis, Panagiotis; Myers, Sara A.; Cluff, Kim; Ha, Duy M.; Haynatzki, Gleb; McComb, Rodney D.; Uchida, Koji; Miserlis, Dimitrios; Papoutsi, Evlampia; Johanning, Jason M.; Casale, George P.; Pipinos, Iraklis I. (Elsevier B.V., 2015-06-01)
    Background: Peripheral artery disease (PAD), which affects an estimated 27 million people in Europe and North America, is caused by atherosclerotic plaques that limit blood flow to the legs. Chronic, repeatedischemiainthe ...
  • Accounting of energy consumption from Wi-Fi interface in portable devices 

    Jadhav, Shraddha (Wichita State University, 2010-12)
    Various reports about greenhouse emissions over the past decade have raised the global consciousness regarding worldwide energy consumption in various arenas. The time has come to adopt energy-efficient methods in all ...
  • Achievable data rates and power allocation for frequency-selective fading relay channels with imperfect channel estimation 

    Ding, Yanwu; Uysal, Murat (Springer, 2012-12-31)
    In this article, we investigate the information-theoretical performance of a cooperative orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) system with imperfect channel estimation. Assuming the deployment of training-aided ...
  • Achievable rate for Amplify-and-Forward relay system at low SNR 

    Bi, Yu (Wichita State University, 2011-05)
    In this thesis, the achievable rate at low SNR is established for Amplify-and-Forward (AF) cooperative system with a source node, a destination node and a relay node. To characterize the effect of relay locations, an ...
  • Achieving data K-availability in intermittently connected sensor networks 

    Jaggi, Neeraj; Takahashi, Masaaki; Tang, Bin (2014-08-04)
    We consider the problem of preserving data in intermittently connected sensor networks wherein sensor nodes do not always have connected paths to the base stations. The generated data is first stored inside the network ...
  • Acoustical properties of electrospun nanofibers for aircraft interior noise reduction 

    Asmatulu, Ramazan; Khan, Waseem Sabir; Yildirim, Mehmet Bayram (2009)
    Electrospun micro and nanofibers produced via electrospinning method were used for the sound absorption purposes. Polymers were initially dissolved in dimethyleformamide (DMF) or ethanol with a ratio of 80:20 and ...
  • Active learning in supply chain management course 

    Ghazi-Nezami, Farnaz; Yildirim, Mehmet Bayram (2015-06)
    This paper presents an active learning approach implemented in the Supply Chain Management (SCM) course. In this course, the fundamentals of supply chain and logistics, drivers of supply chain performance and analytical ...
  • Active wing shaping control for an elastic aircraft 

    Nobleheart, Wilfred (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2014-04-25)
    This paper discusses active wing shaping control strategies for an elastic aircraft, with highly flexible wings. The objective of in-flight wing shaping is to ensure that the local angle of attack distribution on the ...
  • Active wing shaping control of an elastic aircraft 

    Nobleheart, Wilfred; Chakravarthy, Animesh; Nguyen, Nhan (IEEE, 2014-06-04)
    In recent years, lightweight materials have been adopted in airframe design as a means to reduce aircraft weight. These lightweight materials provide adequate strength and durability, but at the expense of reduced structural ...
  • Ad-hoc networks and layer 2 tunnels 

    Baloch, Fariha; Strandmark, C.; Muralidhran, S.; Bhagavathula, Ravi; Pendse, Ravi (IEEE, 2004-09-26)
    The reach of an ad hoc network is very limited and researchers have studied this issue with great interest. A node that wants to send data to a remote node that is outside its transmission range depends on the intermediate ...
  • Ad-hoc nodes and internet connectivity using pseudo-wire interfaces 

    Thanthry, Nagaraja; Namuduri, Kameswara; Pendse, Ravi (IEEE, 2003-10-06)
    An increasing interest in supporting the nomadic nature of mobile nodes has lead to interesting ideas towards the deployment of Internet access to ad-hoc nodes. Most of the proposed solutions using mobile IP assume that ...
  • An adaptive algorithm for sensor activation in renewable energy based sensor systems 

    Mereddy, Sandeep Reddy; Jaggi, Neeraj; Pendse, Ravi (IEEE, 2009-12-07)
    Future sensor networks would comprise of sensing devices with energy harvesting capabilities from renewable energy sources such as solar power. A key research question in such sensor systems is to maximize the asymptotic ...
  • Adaptive algorithms for sensor activation in renewable energy based sensor systems 

    Jaggi, Neeraj; Madakasira, Sreenivas; Mereddy, Sandeep Reddy; Pendse, Ravi (ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2013-06)
    Upcoming sensor networks would be deployed with sensing devices with energy harvesting capabilities from renewable energy sources such as solar power. A key research question in such sensor systems is to maximize the ...
  • Adaptive algorithms for sensor activation in renewable energy-based sensor systems 

    Mereddy, Sandeep Reddy (Wichita State University, 2009-12)
    Future sensor networks would comprise of sensing devices with energy harvesting capabilities from renewable energy sources such as solar power. A key research question in such sensor systems is to maximize the asymptotic ...
  • Adaptive control of elastic aircraft 

    Hinson, Brian Thomas (Wichita State University, 2010-12)
    This thesis documents the development of an adaptive controller designed to control the elastic aircraft dynamics of a generic general aviation aircraft. The elastic aircraft equations of motion are derived using ...
  • Adaptive critic flight control 

    Steck, James E.; Chandramohan, Rajeev (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2006-04-28)
  • Adaptive critic flight control for a general aviation aircraft: Simulations for the beech bonanza fly-by-wire testbed 

    Chandramohan, Rajeev (Wichita State University, 2007-07)
    An adaptive and reconfigurable flight control system is developed for a general aviation aircraft. The flight control system consisting of two neural networks is developed using a two phase procedure called the pre-training ...
  • Adaptive flight-control design using neural-network-aided optimal nonlinear dynamic inversion 

    Lakshmikanth, Geethalakshmi S.; Padhi, Radhakant; Watkins, John Michael; Steck, James E. (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2014-11)
    A neural-network-aided nonlinear dynamic inversion-based hybrid technique of model reference adaptive control flight-control system design is presented in this paper. Here, the gains of the nonlinear dynamic inversion-based ...
  • Adaptive rate control algorithm to improve the performance of H.264 video codec in varying network conditions 

    Shingvi, Swapnil (2006-12)
    This thesis involves proposing an efficient algorithm, which takes into consideration the NALU (Network abstraction Layer Unit) and tries to improve the H.264 codec performance over a network. Along with the bandwidth ...
  • Adaptive Response Surface Method for Efficient Bayesian Reliability Based Design Optimization 

    Sadilingam, Gopi Krishna (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2011-05-04)
    To tackle engineering design problems engaging both aleatory and epistemic uncertainties, Reliability-Based Design Optimization (RBDO) has been integrated with Bayes Theorem, referred to as Bayesian RBDO. However, Bayesian ...