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  • MAC layer misbehavior detection and reaction in wireless networks 

    Shenbagaraj, Anbarasan (Wichita State University, 2012-07)
    IEEE 802.11 wireless LAN medium access control (MAC) provides transmission fairness to nodes in a network. A misbehaving node can modify its MAC and operate in a selfish manner to improve its own performance (throughput) ...
  • Mac layer misbehavior effectiveness and collective aggressive reaction approach 

    Giri, VamshiKrishna Reddy (Wichita State University, 2010-12)
    Current wireless MAC protocols are designed to provide an equal share of throughput to all nodes in the network. However, the presence of misbehaving nodes (selfish nodes that deviate from standard protocol behavior in ...
  • Machine number, priority rule, and due date determination in flexible manufacturing systems using artificial neural networks 

    Yildirim, Mehmet Bayram; Cakar, Tarik; Doguc, Ufuk; Meza, Jose L. Ceciliano (Elsevier, 2006-05-11)
    When there is a production system with excess capacity, i.e. more capacity than the demand for the foreseeable future, upper management might consider utilizing only a portion of the available capacity by decreasing the ...
  • Machining damage in edge trimming of CFRP 

    Sheikh-Ahmad, Jamal; Urban, Nebu; Cheraghi, S. Hossein (TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC, 2012-05-24)
    Conventional machining processes such as turning, milling, drilling, abrasive cutting, and grinding are commonly used to bring composite parts to final shape and assembly requirements. However, due to the layered nature ...
  • A macro level environmental performance comparison: dry machining process vs wet machining process 

    Lodhia, Prashant (2007-05)
    The metal cutting process, known as conventional machining process, utilizes cutting fluids to provide lubrication, cooling and easy chip removal. The long-term effects of cutting fluids disposal into the environment are ...
  • Macrocyclic Inhibitors of 3C and 3C-like Proteases of Picornavirus, Norovirus, and Coronavirus 

    Mandadapu, Sivakoteswara Rao; Weerawarna, Pathum M.; Prior, Allan M.; Uy, Roxanne Adeline Z.; Aravapalli, Sridhar; Alliston, Kevin R.; Lushington, Gerald H.; Kim, Yunjeong; Hua, Duy H.; Chang, Kyeong-Ok; Groutas, William C. (Elsevier, 2013-05-16)
    The design, synthesis, and in vitro evaluation of the first macrocyclic inhibitor of 3C and 3C-like proteases of picornavirus, norovirus, and coronavirus are reported. The in vitro inhibitory activity (50% effective ...
  • Made for Trade, v.1 

    Hatcher, Evelyn Payne (Wichita State University. The L.D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology & University Libraries, 2011-10)
    In this book, Evelyn Hatcher reviews and rejects common myths about the pristine nature of "traditional" arts and looks unfettered by common snobberies at "tourist" art: art Made for Trade. She found ways to use theories ...
  • Made for trade, v.2 

    Hatcher, Evelyn Payne (Wichita State University. The Lowell D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology & University Libraries, 2011-10)
    In this book, Evelyn Hatcher reviews and rejects common myths about the pristine nature of "traditional" arts and looks unfettered by common snobberies at "tourist" art: art Made for Trade. She found ways to use theories ...
  • Maggot debridement therapy in the treatment of nonhealing chronic wounds 

    Martin, Dodie (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2007-05)
    Maggot therapy utilizes freshly emerged, sterile larvae of the common greenbottle fly, Phaenicia (Lucilia) sericata, which secrete digestive enzymes that selectively dissolve necrotic tissue, disinfect the wound, and thus ...
  • Maggot debridement therapy in the treatment of nonhealing chronic wounds 

    Martin, Dodie; Pitetti, Kenneth H. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
    Background: Maggot therapy utilizes freshly emerged, sterile larvae of the common greenbottle fly, Phaenicia (Lucilia) sericata which secrete digestive enzymes that selectively dissolve necrotic tissue, disinfect the ...
  • Magic in bingo 

    Booth, Don (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1988)
    Author looks at the popular American pastime of BINGO. This game is the ideal for an anthropological study of magic because not only is the game based on pure chance, with a lot of hope on the part of the participants, ...
  • Magnetic and albumin targeted drug delivery for breast cancer treatment 

    Abedin, Farhana (Wichita State University, 2011-07)
    This research work involves multifunctional magnetically targeted drug delivery microspheres for treatment against breast cancer. A combination therapy approach was followed by encapsulating two chemotherapeutics, ...
  • Magnetic properties of Ni-Co-Cr-base Elgiloy 

    Ho, J. C.; Shellock, FG. (Springer, 1999-09-01)
    The Ni-Co-Cr-base Elgiloy is one of the commonly used engineering materials. Most applications rely on its high strength, ductility, corrosion resistance and excellent fatigue life over a wide temperature range. However, ...
  • Magnetic properties of partially-inverted zinc ferrite aerogel powders 

    Hamdeh, Hussein H.; Ho, J. C.; Oliver, S. A.; Willey, R. J.; Oliveri, G.; Busca, G. (IEEE, 1997-02-01)
    Fine powders of ZnFe2O4 with an average particle size of 10 nm and inversion parameter of 0.21 were synthesized by the aerogel procedure. Portions of the powders were calcined in air at 500 and 800?°C and other portions ...
  • Magnetic properties of Zn Mg ferrite fine powders (abstract) 

    Hamdeh, Hussein H.; Ho, J. C.; Oliver, S. A.; Willey, R. J.; OShea, M. J. (IEEE, 1996-04-01)
    Several fine powder samples of ZnxMg1-xFe2O4, 0=x=1, were prepared by the supercritical sol-gel (aerogel) process, and were annealed at 500?°C for 2 h. The structure, crystallite size and inversion parameter were determined ...
  • Magnetic susceptibility analysis of conducting polymers 

    Ayesh, Stefania; Kahol, Pawan K. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2005-04-22)
  • The magnetic vector potential, Klein-Gordon equation and Klein’s paradox in relativistic quantum mechanics 

    Schaffer, David L. (2007-05)
    This thesis evaluates solutions to the Klein-Gordon equation with scalar and vector potentials in the Symmetric and Landau gauges. The solution for the Klein-Gordon equation in the Symmetric gauge does reproduce elements ...
  • Maintenance oriented optimal design of accelerated degradation testing 

    Hamada, Murad (2006-12)
    In this dissertation, the problem of using accelerated degradation testing data for reliability estimation is studied and demonstrated. Simulation and analytical approaches have been investigated. By simulation which ...
  • Making decisions on breast cancer screening 

    Quigley, Timothy F.; Davis, Richard H.; Larson, L.W.; Leger, M.M.; McNellis, R.; Muma, Richard D.; Toth, Sarah A. (Haymarket Media, 2002-07)