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  • A bunch of garbage? How Sedgwick County’s trash came to be exported and its innovator ignored 

    Gumm, Angela Shannon (2006-03-08)
    The EPA estimates that the average American throws away 4.6 pounds of trash per day, of which 57%, or 114 million tons per year, is disposed of in one of the nation's 3,500 landfills. Despite the growing presence of trash, ...
  • Compassion Kansas: Strengthening community and faith based organizations through capacity building 

    Gregory, Tara D.; Wituk, Scott A.; Meissen, Gregory J. (2006-03-08)
    Beyond the intention to “do good” in the community, non-profits sometimes struggle to realize this goal due to a lack of organizational capacity. Capacity is defined by Grantmakers for Effective Organizations as the ability ...
  • Gene expression during the peri-folliculogenic period in the neonatal hamster ovary 

    Bowser, Jessica Lynn; Srikanthan, Sowmya; Hendry, William J. III; May, Jeffrey V. (2006-03-08)
    Mammalian ovarian organogenesis is characterized temporally by oogonial mitosis, oogonial apoptosis, rescue of germ cells via interaction with somatic cells to form primordial follicles, and entrance into meiosis. Recent ...
  • A model for prostate cryoablation 

    Ashton, John A. (2006-03-08)
    One area of male specific health issues would certainly be disease affecting the prostate. Three main prostatic ailments include Prostatitis, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), and Cancer. Prostate cancer is the most ...
  • Quantum gates using a pulsed bias scheme 

    Kumar, Preethika (2006-03-08)
    We present here a novel scheme to realize quantum gates by means of a pulsed bias. We show how a NOT gate (one qubit), a C-NOT gate (two qubits) and a Toffoli gate (three qubits) can be realized by clocking the bias on one ...
  • Report Rainbow United Inc, Autism Project: Spring 2004-2005 

    Stiner, Lana (2006-03-08)
    A paucity of studies exist that examines the effects of the behavior modification approach for the treatment of autism using the following therapeutic treatments: Discrete Trial Training; Picture Exchange Communication ...
  • Towards an artistic synthesis of audio/video composition 

    Wilson, Steve (2006-03-08)
    The quest for innovation and experimentation in art is ongoing. The early electronic music explored by Babbitt, Stockhausen and others provided a new creative outlet for composers. Computers are now capable of real-time ...
  • Vocabulary strategies to help students remember definitions 

    McGehee, Sandra Bumpus (2006-03-08)
    The goal of this study was to determine if a specific strategy designed to teach students vocabulary words would affect long term memory. Students should remember words even after the test. The students were members of a ...