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  • Dynamic from-between chart: a solution to dynamic facility layout problems 

    Nayak, Chandan N.; Subramani, Chandrashekar; Krishnan, Krishna K. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2005-04-22)
  • Dynamic inverse resiliant control for damaged asymmetric aircraft: Modeling and simulation 

    Arruda, Michael (Wichita State University, 2009-07)
    This paper presents the development and simulation of a dynamic inverse resilient control (DIRC) system that can recover a general aviation aircraft that has sustained damage to a lifting surface in ight, and is now ...
  • Dynamic reliability analysis and design for complex engineered systems 

    Wang, Zequn (Wichita State University, 2014-12)
    Ensuring a high level of system reliability throughout a product life-cycle is one of paramount tasks for engineering design, which requires new reliability analysis and design techniques to effectively address the challenges ...
  • Dynamic validation of customer satisfaction surveys 

    Attar, Muhammad (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2015-04-24)
    Customer surveys are efficient tools for measuring customer satisfaction. A great attention has been given to techniques for analyzing customer feedback in recent years since customer satisfaction plays a major role in an ...
  • Dynamic voice codec determination mechanism for VoIP 

    Osipov, Andrey E. (2006-05)
    Emerging voice over IP networks dictate a need for efficient network resource management schemes to mitigate the best-effort nature of IP. Traditional quality of service and call admission control mechanisms provide network ...
  • Dynamics and safety assessment of a truck impact onto various types of roadside concrete barriers on curved roads 

    Parvatikar, Prasanna K. (Wichita State University, 2013-05)
    Every vehicle manufacturing company invests time and money in researching all the possible ways of eliminating the serious injury to the occupants. These efforts are concentrated on making the vehicle structure and interior ...
  • The dynamics of Chinese purchases of U.S. securities 

    Gardner, Stephen (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2012-04-18)
    A significant amount of academic literature exits on the United States’ trade deficit, and its financing through foreigners’ purchases of U.S. securities. Over the last several years, the trade relationship between The ...
  • Dynamics of gender ideology of Hamas 

    Waymire, Kristen (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2009-05-01)
    The West has often approached Hamas as monolithic and static. However, careful analysis reveals that the movement is flexible and fluid. Hamas actually provides its own discourse that offers an ever-changing framework of ...
  • Dynamics of longitudinal wake vortices 

    Kliment, Linda K. (Wichita State University, 2009-07)
    In the present study, the mid-field vortex wake is investigated. For the most part, the results focus on the motion of a pair of co-rotating vortices prior to merger, both in and out of ground effect. However, in order to ...
  • E.M. Forster: “Only connect” 

    Teachout, Jeffrey Frank (2007-05)
    E.M. Forster's fiction, conservative in form, is in the English tradition of the novel of manners. He explores the emotional and sensual deficiencies of the English middle class, developing his themes by means of irony, ...
  • Early childhood education: It's long-term impact on social competence 

    Swett, Megan L. (Wichita State University, 2009-12)
    A majority of support for early childhood interventions comes from the strong evidence of the positive impact of rigorous evaluations of three comprehensive programs: the Abecedarian project, High Scope Perry Preschool, ...
  • Earnings inequality among women: does marriage matter? 

    Thapa, Sabina (Wichita State University, 2012-05)
    This study aims to investigate the effect of marriage on women’s earnings. Using Current Population Survey (CPS) 2010 data, three sets of hypotheses are tested to address the effect of individual level factors, structure ...
  • Ecological perspectives of Latino/Hispanic families in a rural school community 

    Callis, Larry D.; Grant, Natalie S.; Siemens, Douglas T.; Stout, Lance D. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
    Immigration waves from Mexico, Central and Latin America have changed demographic landscapes and in some communities, native Spanish speaking people are the majority. In schools across the U.S., growing numbers of students ...
  • Ecological perspectives of Latino/Hispanic families in a rural school community 

    Grant, Natalie S.; Callis, Larry D.; Siemens, Douglas T.; Stout, Lance D.; Bennett, Jo (2010-03-25)
    Immigration waves from Mexico, Central and Latin America have changed demographic landscapes and in some communities, native Spanish speaking people are the majority. In schools across the U.S., growing numbers of students ...
  • Economic analysis of electric energy storage 

    Poonpun, Piyasak (2006-05)
    This thesis presents a cost analysis of grid-connected electric energy storage. Various battery energy storage technologies are considered in the analysis. Life-cycle cost analysis is used. The results are presented in ...
  • Economic applications for energy storage 

    Hardy, Trevor David (Wichita State University, 2014-07)
    There are several specific applications that offer potential ways in which energy storage may be able to produce revenue and/or provide savings for system operators. The most obvious is simple energy arbitrage where low-cost ...
  • Economics of grandparents raising grandchildren after the 2008 recession-analyzing ACS datasets for the years 2007 and 2011 

    Stephens, Shari J. (Wichita State University, 2014-05)
    The current cross sectional quantitative study examined the structural and historical trends of social and economic effects on grandparents who raised grandchildren before and after the Great Recession of 2008. The study ...
  • Edgar Allan Poe and the politics of perception 

    Miller, Leanne R. (2007-05)
    Many Edgar Allan Poe biographers reference his stories in terms of when they were published and their success; however, they have not drawn a connection between how his life and his work parallel each other. Some critics ...
  • Editorial: response to president Obama's school speech 

    Winterbone, Elizabeth Wilson (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
    This study seeks to determine if editorial coverage was supportive or critical of Obama's September 8, 2009 school speech. Newspapers serve as the government's "Fourth Estate" by shining a spotlight on politicians and ...
  • Education experience: positive tools for change 

    Hailey, Jennifer E. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2011-05-04)
    Classroom management and discipline strategies are critical to the student learning environment. This study uses the following methods: Effective School Discipline (ESD) and CHAMPS (Proactive Approach to Classroom Management) ...