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Multirate and Perceptual Techniques for Haptic Rendering in Virtual Environments
Haptics is a field of robotics that involves many aspects of engineering, requiring the collaboration of different disciplines like mechanics, electronics, control theory and computer science. Although multi-disciplinarity ...
Absolute coverage measurements of ultrathin alkali-metal films on reconstructed silicon
Metal/semiconductor interfaces, particularly those involving Si, are of great technological and scientific interest. In atomically abrupt interfaces, many properties are determined by interatomic interactions over a few ...
Kinetic Characterization And Newly Discovered Inhibitors For Various Constructs Of Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus-I Protease And Inhibition Effect Of Discovered Molecules On HTLV-1 Infected Cells
Discovered in 1980, HTLV-1 (Human T-cell Leukemia Virus-1), was the first identified human retrovirus and is shown to be associated with a variety of diseases including: adult T-cell leukemia lymphoma (ATLL), tropical ...
‘That rug really tied the room together’: Knitting Dudeism and Camusian Philosophy into a Larger Tapestry
(University of Mumbai, 2017-04-15)
Even though parallels between the philosophy of Albert Camus and The Big Lebowski have been drawn repeatedly, a sustained enquiry into several possible dimensions of the matter is yet to have been conducted.This dissertation ...
Impresos novohispanos del siglo XVI en la ciudad de México
La presente tesis está divida en tres partes y un catálogo final que es producto de la investigación. En el primer capítulo se presenta un análisis del papel que tienen los impresos novohispanos del siglo XVI como parte ...
Ut prosim--the balance of liberal and useful education in the American land-grant university : a case study of Virginia Tech
(Virginia Tech, 1984-04-15)
"No peito e na raça" - a construção da vulnerabilidade de caminhoneiros. Um estudo antropológico de políticas públicas para HIV/AIDS no Sul do Brasil
The main goal of this study, in the field of the Anthropology of Policy, was to analyze the social construction of the AIDS vulnerability of truck drivers in the South of Brazil, examining the national HIV/AIDS prevention ...
Building regulatory enforcement regimes. Comparative analysis of private sector involvement in the enforcement of public building regulations
It is often assumed that traditional regulatory regimes centered on governmental action will benefit from greater private sector involvement. And, under the catchy phrase ‘from government to governance’ globally a wide ...
Neuronal basis of horizontal eye velocity-to-position integration
Motion of an image across the retina degrades visual accuracy, thus eye position must be held stationary. The horizontal eye velocity-to-position neural integrator (PNI), located in the caudal hindbrain of vertebrates, is ...
Recycled Waste Paper- An Inexpensive Carbon Material for Supercapacitor Applications
The present study presents the current status of research into the production of active carbons from environmental applications using waste newspaper. A number of studies have been performed to investigate the pyrolysis ...