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    • Environmental sustainability: Metrics and definitions 

      Nezami, Farnaz Ghazi (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
      Corporate sustainability as a newly defined concept is based on five main pillars of environment, business excellence, innovation, governance and human contributions. Among these pillars, environment is an important one ...
    • The environments of Australopithecus anamensis at Allia Bay, Kenya: A multiproxy analysis of early Pliocene Bovidae 

      Dumouchel, Laurence; Bobe, René; Wynn, Jonathan G.; Barr, W. Andrew (Elsevier, 2021-01)
      Australopithecus anamensis, among the earliest fully bipedal hominin species, lived in eastern Africa around 4 Ma. Much of what is currently known about the paleoecology of A. anamensis comes from the type locality, Kanapoi, ...
    • Epigenetics and variation: an African American skeletal sample 

      Dothage, Kohl Taylor (Wichita State University, 2016-07)
      In the past several decades, interest in skeletal epigenetic traits has waned, with the last major study taking place in 2001. Researchers have yet to establish a consensus of the nature of these traits or the mechanisms ...
    • Epileptic foci localization using the inverse source problem for Maxwell's equations 

      Kehler, Joshua Lee (Wichita State University, 2020-05)
      Consider an application of the inverse source problem for Maxwell's equations to the matter of epileptic foci localization in the human brain. Using a current dipole to model the epileptic focus in the brain, and by ...
    • Episode 1. Digital Transformation 

      Muma, Richard D.; Hargrove, Dean; Miller, Rodney (Wichita State University, 2021-11-11)
      The “Forward Together” podcast celebrates the vision and mission of Wichita State University. In each episode, President Rick Muma will talk with guests from throughout Shocker Nation to highlight the people and priorities ...
    • Episode 2. Year in review 

      Muma, Richard D.; Chang, James; Morgan-Monk, V. Kaye (Wichita State University, 2021-12-15)
      On this episode of the Forward Together podcast, WSU President Dr. Rick Muma and his guests reflect on and celebrate all that Wichita State University has accomplished in 2021. Special guests include James Chung, founder ...
    • Episode 3. Providing Access to Higher Education 

      Muma, Richard D.; Rolfe, John; Brown, Isaac (Wichita State University, 2022-02)
      On this episode of the Forward Together podcast, WSU President Dr. Rick Muma and his guests discuss WSU’s priority of making higher education accessible and how it helps build a stronger community and a stronger Kansas. ...
    • Episode 4. Research at Wichita State 

      Muma, Richard D.; Laubach-Hock, Melinda; Pugh, Coleen (Wichita State University, 2022-03-09)
      Learn about some of the cutting-edge research being done at Wichita State University in our March Forward Together podcast. To celebrate Women's History Month, President Rick Muma speaks with Dr. Melinda Laubach-Hock, ...
    • Episode 5. Innovation at Wichita State 

      Muma, Richard D.; DeFrain, Darren; Raza, Khalid (Wichita State University, 2022-04-05)
      On this episode of the Forward Together podcast, WSU President Dr. Rick Muma and his guests commemorate Innovation Month by discussing a few of the exciting innovations developed by WSU faculty and alumni. Special guests ...
    • Episode 6 – LatinX food, culture and community in Wichita 

      Muma, Richard D.; Navarro Serrano, Jose Enrique; Del Águila, Rocío (Wichita State University, 2022-05-02)
      Celebrate the food and culture of the LatinX community with WSU President Rick Muma in the latest episode of the “Forward Together” podcast. Dr. Muma speaks with WSU faculty members and LatinX cultural researchers Dr. ...
    • The epistemic norm of inference and non-epistemic reasons for belief 

      Bondy, Patrick R. (Springer Nature, 2019-03-05)
      There is an important disagreement in contemporary epistemology over the possibility of non-epistemic reasons for belief. Many epistemologists argue that non-epistemic reasons cannot be good or normative reasons for holding ...
    • Epistemic utility and theory-choice in science: Comments on Hempel 

      Feleppa, Robert (D. Reidel Publishing Company, 1981)
      Professor Hempel has sketched a number of turns in the problem of induction, showing us in the process that the traditional problem of justifying inductive inference is inextricably bound up with problems concerning ...
    • Epistemological and learning beliefs of trainee teachers studying education 

      Schommer-Aikins, Marlene; Beuchat-Reichardt, Marianne; Hernandez-Pina, Fuensanta (University of Murcia, 2012-05)
      Educational reforms have brought about transformations about the ways in which teaching and learning are carried out. Learning is contextualized and learning means how we learn. This is directly related to Education student ...
    • Epistemological beliefs and thinking about everyday controversial issues 

      Schommer-Aikins, Marlene; Hutter, Rosetta (Routledge (Taylor & Francis), 2002-01)
      The authors investigated the relationship between individuals' beliefs about the nature of knowledge and the nature of learning (epistemological beliefs) and their thinking about everyday controversial issues. Adults (N = ...
    • Epistemological beliefs: differences among educators 

      Walter, Benjamin A. (Wichita State University, 2009-07)
      Epistemological beliefs are personal beliefs about learning and knowledge. Epistemological beliefs have been found to have important implications for learning, for example epistemological beliefs have been found to predict ...
    • Epistemologys prime evils 

      Bondy, Patrick R. (Brill Academic Publishers, 2021-05-26)
      This essay addresses what we can call epistemology’s Prime Evils. These are the three demons epistemologists have conjured that are the most troublesome and the most difficult to dispel: Descartes’ classic demon; Lehrer ...
    • Epoxy nanocomposites for enhanced fire retardancy and metal-to-metal bonding properties of aircraft aluminum alloys 

      Swarna, Vijay Sai (Wichita State University, 2016-05)
      Epoxy adhesives have a wide range of applications in aerospace, automotive, marine, and construction industries. Epoxies reduce the weight of a structure by minimizing fasteners. By application of epoxy adhesive, a ...
    • Equal Employment Opportunity laws 

      Office of Equal Opportunity and Title IX (Wichita State University, 2016-09-12)
    • Equilibrium configurations for a floating drop 

      Elcrat, Alan R.; Neel, Robert; Siegel, David (Birkhäuser-Verlag, Basel, 2004-12-01)
      If a drop of fluid of density ρ1 rests on the surface of a fluid of density ρ2 below a fluid of density ρ0, ρ0 < ρ1 < ρ2, the surface of the drop is made up of a sessile drop and an inverted sessile drop which match an ...