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Polarization and Dielectric Study of Methylammonium Lead Iodide Thin Film to Reveal its Nonferroelectric Nature under Solar Cell Operating Conditions
(American Chemical Society, 2016-05-20)
Researchers have debated whether methylammonium lead iodide (MAPbI3), with a perovskite crystal structure, is ferroelectric and therefore contributes to the current–voltage hysteresis commonly observed in hybrid perovskite ...
Technology Screens Shale Play Criteria
(American Oil and Gas Reporter, 2015-04)
Shale Gas Plays Screening Criteria “A Sweet Spot Evaluation Methodology
(Prepared to submitted to Fracturing Impacts and Technologies Conference, 2014-09)
This work introduces a new approach developed for shale gas plays screening criteria. The proposed algorithm takes into consideration thickness, depth, TOC, maturity, brittleness, mineral composition, total porosity, net ...
Perpendicular Edge Oriented Graphene Foam Supporting Orthagonal TiO2(B) Nanosheets as Freestanding Electrode for Lithium Ion Battery
(El Sevier, 2016-01-22)
We report three-dimensional (3D) freestanding electrodes based on edge-oriented multilayer graphene (EOG) foam loaded with oriented TiO2 (B) nanosheets for lithium ion battery that exhibits large capacity and extremely ...
The McDonaldization of Academic Libraries?
(Association of College & Research Libraries, 2000-05)
George Ritzer, a sociologist at the University of Maryland, has proposed an influential thesis that suggests that many aspects of the fast food industry are making their way into other areas of society. This article explores ...
Library Support for Distance Learners: What Faculty Think
(Haworth Press, 2004)
In the spring 2001, Texas Tech University Library surveyed Texas Tech faculty who taught distance learning courses. This article reports the findings of the survey. Implicit in the article is the belief that a clear ...
User Instruction for Distance Students: Texas Tech University System’s Main Campus Library Reaches Out To Students at Satellite Campuses
(Haworth Press, 2004-08)
Texas Tech University recently established satellite campuses in the Texas Hill Country area northwest of San Antonio. Basic library support for students was in place when the Hill Country campuses began enrolling students ...
The Medicalisation of Online Behaviour
Certain forms of online behaviour are increasingly being referred to in medical terms and treated as diseases, a process known as "medicalisation". This study examines the process by which online behaviour appears to be ...
The Impact of Aggregator Packages on Collection Management
(Haworth Press, 2001)
Aggregator packages have become increasingly important to library collections in recent years. This study investigates how these packages have affected the collection management process in academic libraries. Among the ...