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Sutural form and shell morphology of Placenticeras and systematic descriptions of Late Cretaceous ammonites from the Big Bend region, Texas
Two related investigations document the sutural form, shell morphology, and taxonomy of several Late Cretaceous ammonites. A morphometric study utilizes geographical information systems (GIS) and multivariate statistical ...
Middle Pennsylvanian Conodonts of the Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico
The transition from the upper Sandia Formation into the lower Porvenir Formation in the southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico, preserves a significant record of the Ancestral Rocky Mountain orogeny as well as ...
Evaluating global positioning system (GPS) accuracy and precision among receivers
(Texas Tech University, 2002-05)
Understanding the relationship between activation, utilization of healthcare services, distress, health literacy, and use of family and support resources in complex, high-risk patients: A structural equation modeling study
The primary purpose of this research is to examine the factors that predict health activation and overall utilization of healthcare services among high-risk, complex patients. Understanding these relationships is beneficial ...
Evaluation of viscoelastic materials: The study of nanosphere embedment into polymer surfaces and rheology of simple glass formers using a compliant rheometer
(Texas Tech University, 2008-08)
Viscoelasticity is a fundamental property of many materials such as polymers, inorganic glasses, biological materials, small molecule glass formers, and composites. This fundamental property is what links the research ...
Transnational social fields and the experience of transit migrants in Istanbul, Turkey
(Texas Tech University, 2006-05)
Throughout history, Turkey has been a stop on numerous migration routes. The political implications of the current state of transit migration through Turkey have been analyzed, but little work has focused on the migrants ...
Communication-based performance analysis of parallel processing machines
(Texas Tech University, 2003-08)
Evaluating the impact of fiber processing on cotton fiber tensile properties
Cotton fiber tensile properties impact the processing performance of the fibers and the quality of the final product. Among the main tensile properties, fiber strength is considered as the dominant tensile property while ...
Designing wearable vibrotactile device for communication
Feedback plays an important role for human-computer interaction designs for information communication. Despite the widely use of visual and auditory feedback, there is an increase desire for using vibrotactile feedback in ...
Statistical methods in genomic pathway analysis
Identifying genomic pathways that are related to various clinical phenotypes is an important concern in today's biological research. I will discuss a few statistical frameworks that are very well suited for microarray gene ...