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Effects of Microphysical Parameterizations and Drop Breakup on Supercells and Supercell Cold Pools.
Ensemble Kalman filter data assimilation experiments are conducted using velocity data from the National Weather Service Radar 88-D and a Shared Mobile Atmospheric Research and Teaching Radar to determine how two different ...
Inflamatory status and leukocyte function during the peripartum period and subsequent effects on reproduction and lactational performance in dairy cattle
The physiologic and metabolic demands of the commercial dairy cow are greatest during the transition period, or going from lactating to non-lactating back to lactating in roughly a 60-day time period at dry-off to calving. ...
A longitudinal study of sibling relationship quality, well-being, and the impact of parental alcohol use
A Longitudinal Study of Sibling Relationship Quality, Well-Being, and the Impact of Parental Alcohol Use
Assessing pronghorn translocation success, fawn survival and cause-specific mortality in Southeast New Mexico
Translocations are a common component of pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) management across the western United States to augment declining or reestablish extirpated populations. However, post translocation monitoring has ...
Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis) overwintering resource use and selection in west Texas using GIS and remote sensing
I hypothesized that Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis, hereafter SACR) resource selection patterns in west Texas may change across late fall, winter, and early spring as a function of changes in the temporal distribution ...
Confidence in career decision-making upon first destination employment post graduation: A study of Texas Tech University seniors and graduate students
In today’s collegiate environment, a growing concern is apparent in regard to college graduates and their confidence in decision-making upon post-graduation employment. As students graduate college and begin seeking full-time ...
Fingerprint visualization on condoms
Despite emerging DNA techniques, fingerprint evidence remains to be valuable in criminal investigations. Many fingerprinting techniques have been developed over the years; however, previous forensic work has limited research ...
Multiphase Flow Loop for the Near Horizontal Heat Transfer Parameters Measure-ment: Design, Construction and Commissioning
The multiphase flow loop for heat transfer experiment was designed, con-structed and commissioned by performing the preliminary test with two-phase air/water flow. The flow loop was designed so that it can be used for ...
Tunable electrically small antenna for next generation ionospheric heating
An efficient, metamaterial inspired electrically small antenna with the capability of frequency reconfiguration is evaluated for potential future use in Transportable Ionospheric Heating. Consisting of a Small Loop Antenna ...
The pleasurable culture: Sex, media, enlightenment, 1715-1789
This thesis looks at sexual metaphors in Enlightenment popular media as a way to view social discontent amongst the third estate. It analyzes both plays and erotic novels, which were used as Enlightenment propaganda, as a ...