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    • Early entry program 

      Pendse, Ravi; Johnson, Everett L. (1994-03)
    • An easy case of sorting by reversals 

      Tran, N. (Mary Ann Liebert, 1998)
      We show that a special case of sorting by reversals can be performed in polynomial time, namely, when the number of breakpoints is twice the distance.
    • ECCO: a novel end-to-end congestion control scheme in multi-hop cognitive radio ad hoc networks 

      Wang, Dan; Song, Yi (IEEE, 2018-12-24)
      End-to-end congestion control, aiming to find out how much traffic load offered by the source can be handled by a network, is an essential function of a transport layer protocol. Although various efforts have been made to ...
    • 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 analysis of lithium-ion battery energy storage systems 

      Gilchrist, Daniel (Wichita State University, 2018-12)
      Shifts in consumer behaviors in the power sector coupled with social and environmental policies have created a higher demand for reliable power and a desire to generate that power from less reliable sources. To bridge the ...
    • 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 quality improvement in manufacturing processes based on attributes 

      Weheba, Gamal; Tola, Akale M.; Masud, Abu S.M. (2008)
      Traditional models of the cost of quality combine prevention and appraisal expenses and consider their coupled effect on failure costs. This approach conceals the real economic value of continuous process improvement and ...
    • Editorial: Applications of nanomaterials in multifunctional polymer nanocomposites 

      Li, Bin; Emami, Nazanin; Gong, Guan; Song, Weidong (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)
      Incorporating functional nanomaterials into polymers is an effective approach to achieving enhanced performances and creating new functionalities for the lightweight material applications. The resulting polymer nanocomposites ...
    • Editorial: Message from SAMPE's global president 

      Vizzini, Anthony (SAMPE Publishers, 2014-07)
      A message from SAMPE'S global president: The last time I wrote this note, I was ending my tenure as the International President of SAMPE. I am now writing as the Global President of SAMPE. So much has occurred in the world ...
    • Editorial: Message from SAMPE's global president 

      Vizzini, Anthony (SAMPE Publishers, 2015-01)
      I grew up in SAMPE during the '90s when the glamour of the past was a constant reminder of what had been and in the 00s when the very essence of SAMPE was in peril. Individuals took action and saved our society. In the ...
    • Editorial: Message from SAMPE's global president 

      Vizzini, Anthony (SAMPE Publishers, 2015-03)
      If it has not been apparent through this column, SAMPE has been a significant part of my professional career. Consequently, it has also been a significant part of my life. SAMPE helped me to establish my academic credentials ...
    • Editorial: Message from SAMPE's global president 

      Vizzini, Anthony (SAMPE Publishers, 2015-05)
      One key thing I learned in SAMPE is to always recognize that another colleague has something to contribute. Ours is an experience-heavy profession. We cannot experience the entirety of our world. Thus, others are always ...
    • Editorial: Message from SAMPE's global president 

      Vizzini, Anthony (SAMPE Publishers, 2014-09)
      SAMPE was born among nine individuals working in the aerospace industry in Southern California, a likely place in 1944 for rising concerns on the lack of focus on materials and processing within their industry. It was ...
    • Editorial: Message from SAMPE's global president 

      Vizzini, Anthony (SAMPE Publishers, 2014-11)
      I have been a member of SAMPE for 27 years. During that time, my professional network and my participation in the society has grown. I began by going to local chapter meetings, then I went to conferences in the United ...
    • Editorial: Metallic biomaterials 

      Mahapatro, Anil (Taylor & Francis, 2018)
      Metals in biomedical devices are exploited due to their inertness and structural functions. Several opportunities exist for implantable metallic biomaterials to enhance the bio functionality of current metallic biomaterials ...
    • Effect of aircraft seat belt modeling techniques on the crash dynamics and injury criteria for a hybrid III 50th percentile FAA dummy 

      Deshpande, Amit Achyut (2006-12)
      This research attempts to develop and to study the effects of the change in the same type of belt models on the injury criteria. To study the effects, total of six MADYMO models with three different belt models are ...
    • The effect of arm posture and descent height on landing forces 

      Polsani, Anoop Kumar (2006-12)
      Operators of mobile construction equipment (e.g., bulldozers, scrapers, etc.) often opt to descend out of the cabin in an irregular fashion without using proper egress methods, despite being trained on proper egress methods. ...
    • Effect of aspect ratio and bifurcation angle on single phase flow in branched structure MCHE 

      Kumaraswamy, Pavan Vellore (Wichita State University, 2017-04-28)
      The introduction of microchannel heat exchangers (MCHE) has revolutionized the cooling technology which has led to miniaturization of devices. MCHEs are highly preferred in many applications because of their characteristic ...
    • Effect of aspect ratio and bifurcation angle on single phase flow through branched structure microchannel 

      Vellore Kumaraswamy, Pavan (Wichita State University, 2017-12)
      The introduction of microchannel heat exchangers (MCHE) has revolutionized the cooling technology which has led to the miniaturization of devices. MCHEs are highly preferred in many applications because of their characteristic ...
    • Effect of carbon black silanization on isothermal curing kinetics of epoxy nanocomposites 

      Soltani, Seyed A.; Razinobakht, Seyed A.; Asmatulu, Ramazan (John Wiley and Sons, 2020-02-12)
      The present study was carried out to determine the effect of carbon black (CB) nanofiller silanization and loading on isothermal curing kinetics of epoxy nanocomposites. The epoxy resin specimens incorporated with 2, 4, ...