Monthly Archives: July 2015

A Model for Measuring Geographic Information Systems Success

Author(s):Khalid A. Eldrandaly, Soaad M. Naguib, Mohammed M. Hassan ABSTRACT Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have become a fact of our life as they are being used by more people and organizations for more complex decision problems than ever before. The … Continue reading

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Associations of Jet Streams with Tornado Outbreaks in the North America

Author(s):Igor G. Zurbenko, Mingzeng Sun ABSTRACT Jet streams, a current of fast winds located about seven miles up near the tropopause, are major weather driving factors in the mid-latitudes. Using the Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis for Research and Applications (MERRA) reanalysis … Continue reading

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Catastrophic Debrisflow in Dariali (Georgia) in the Year 2014

Author(s): George Gaprindashvili, Merab Gaprindashvili ABSTRACT River Tergi, Aragvi and Asa-Arghuni, which occupy significant area of mountainous region of central Caucasus, by its geographic location, strategic meaning, peculiarities of natural landscape and infrastructural objects (Trans-Caucasian highway, gas pipeline, water supply … Continue reading

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Simulating Ocean and Tidal Current Power Plants with Homer

Author(s):Andrea Fischer, Jones S. Silva, Alexandre Beluco, Luiz Emílio B. Almeida ABSTRACT The oceans can provide us with several direct sources of renewable energy, such as wave energy, energy from currents and energy in thermal gradients among other energy resources. … Continue reading

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The Application Research on DOI in the Digital Publication of Chinese Sci-Tech Journals

Author(s): Ting Dai ABSTRACT DOI, Digital Object Identifier, has been pervasively applied in digital information resources overseas and becomes an international standard, while in China it’s still on the initial stage. This article discusses the application of DOI in the … Continue reading

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A Simulation of Signal Collisions over the North Atlantic for a Spaceborne ADS-B Receiver Using Aloha Protocol

Author(s):Richard Van Der Pryt, Ron Vincent ABSTRACT Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) is an air traffic surveillance system in which aircraft broadcast GPS position, velocity and status on 1090 MHz at random intervals between 0.4 and 0.6 seconds. ADS-B networks for … Continue reading

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Petroleum Patent Used Such Monitoring Technological Like Innovation Process of Drilling Fluids with Xanthan Gum —World Panorama

Author(s):Marco Antonio Martins de Oliveira, Cheila Gonçalves Mothé, Leandra Guimarães de Oliveira ABSTRACT This paper aims to discuss the importance of patenting and publishing as an instrument of incentive to technological innovation in the petroleum chemistry area. The present study … Continue reading

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Cats Infected by Feline Leukemia Virus—Morpho-Quantitative Evaluation of the Thymus

Author(s): Flávia Azevedo Cavalcanti de Melo, Anna Clara dos Santos, Kaique Nogueira, André Rodrigues da Cunha Barreto-Vianna, Eduardo Maurício Mendes de Lima ABSTRACT The feline leukemia virus (FeLV) is a complex disease that affects mainly the immune and hematological systems … Continue reading

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Green Liver Systems® for Water Purification: Using the Phytoremediation Potential of Aquatic Macrophytes for the Removal of Different Cyanobacterial Toxins from Water

Author(s) :Stephan Pflugmacher, Sandra Kühn, Sang-Hyup Lee, Jae-Woo Choi, Seungyun Baik, Kyu-Sang Kwon, Valeska Contardo-Jara ABSTRACT The protection and reasonable use of freshwater is one of the main goals for our future, as water is most important for all organisms … Continue reading

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