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    • Magnetoelectric Interactions in Lead-Based and Lead-Free Composites 

      Bichurin, Mirza I.; Petrov, Vladimir M.; Zakharov, Anatoly; Kovalenko, Denis; Yang, Su Chul; Maurya, Deepam; Bedekar, Vishwas; Priya, Shashank (MDPI, 2011-04-06)
      Magnetoelectric (ME) composites that simultaneously exhibit ferroelectricity and ferromagnetism have recently gained significant attention as evident by the increasing number of publications. These research activities are ...
    • Management Techniques to Improve Silage Quality 

      Muck, Rich (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, describes management techniques to improve silage quality, ...
    • MAPSustain: Visualising biomass and biofuel research 

      Zoss, Angela; Kong, Chin Hua; Ma, Nianli; Börner, Katy (University of Huddersfield, 2010-03-11)
      This paper discusses the visual and interaction design of an online website that supports the interactive exploration of research on biomass and biofuel research. The dataset used covers 13,506 publication records from ...
    • Mathematical Strategies for Design Optimization of Multiphase Materials 

      Catania, Rick; Diraz, Abdalla; Maier, Dominic; Tagle, Armani; Acar, Pınar (Hindawi Publishing Corp, 2019-03-12)
      This work addresses various mathematical solution strategies adapted for design optimization of multiphase materials. The goal is to improve the structural performance by optimizing the distribution of multiple phases that ...
    • Mechanical Performance of Yellow-Poplar Cross Laminated Timber 

      Mohamadzadeh, Milad; Hindman, Daniel (2015-12-03)
      Cross-laminated timber (CLT) is a structural wood composite material consisting of multi-layers of lumber orthogonal to each other creating massive wood panels. Development of CLT introduced a new concept of using wood in ...
    • Membranes in Lithium Ion Batteries 

      Yang, Min; Hou, Junbo (MDPI, 2012-07-04)
      Lithium ion batteries have proven themselves the main choice of power sources for portable electronics. Besides consumer electronics, lithium ion batteries are also growing in popularity for military, electric vehicle, and ...
    • Micro/Nanofabrication and Characterization of Advanced Materials and Devices 

      Li, Yanxi; He, Liang; Yan, Mengyu; Wang, Zhengjun (2019-09-02)
    • Mid-Atlantic Secure Milk Supply 

      Paulson, Eric (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      This presentation, which was given on February 15th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, covers the following topics: FMD = National animal health ...
    • Milk Fatty Acid Composition to Support Management of Feeding, Health and Reproduction in Dairy Cows 

      Barbano, Dave; Mellili, Caterina (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, discusses the current status of precision management milk ...
    • Milk Price Recovery or Not: Feeding and Management Strategies Facing Different Scenarios 

      St-Pierre, Normand (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, discusses big practices affecting milk prices, yearly ...
    • Mitigation of bidirectional solute flux in forward osmosis via membrane surface coating of zwitterion functionalized carbon nanotubes 

      Zou, Shiqiang; Smith, Ethan D.; Lin, Shihong; Martin, Stephen M.; He, Zhen (Elsevier, 2019-07-08)
      Forward osmosis (FO) has emerged as a promising membrane technology to yield high-quality reusable water from various water sources. A key challenge to be solved is the bidirectional solute flux (BSF), including reverse ...
    • Multi-material Additive Manufacturing of Metamaterials with Giant, Tailorable Negative Poisson's Ratios 

      Chen, Da; Zheng, Xiaoyu (Springer Nature, 2018-06-14)
      Nature has evolved with a recurring strategy to achieve unusual mechanical properties through coupling variable elastic moduli from a few GPa to below KPa within a single tissue. The ability to produce multi-material, ...
    • Multi-scale computational modeling of lightweight aluminum-lithium alloys 

      Acar, P. (Elsevier Ltd, 2019-03-07)
      The present study addresses the multi-scale computational modeling of a lightweight Aluminum-Lithium (Al-Li) 2070 alloy. The Al-Li alloys display significant anisotropy in material properties because of their strong ...
    • Multifunctional cellulose esters by olefin cross-metathesis and thiol-Michael addition 

      Meng, Xiangtao; Roy Choudhury, Shreya; Edgar, Kevin J. (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2016-04-25)
      Olefin cross-metathesis (CM) has been shown to be a versatile, mild, modular, and efficient approach to polysaccharide modification. One issue with regard to this approach is the susceptibility of the initial α,β-unsaturated ...
    • Multimodal system for harvesting magnetic and mechanical energy 

      Dong, Shuxiang; Zhai, Junyi; Li, Jiefang; Viehland, Dwight D.; Priya, Shashank (AIP Publishing, 2008-09-01)
      In this letter, we investigate a multimodal system for simultaneous energy harvesting from stray magnetic and mechanical energies by combining magnetoelectric and piezoelectric effects. The system consists of a cantilever ...
    • Mycotoxins Management in Beef Cattle and Dairy: How to Control and Manage Them 

      Asher, Randy (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, covered the following topics: • Do we have a mycotoxin ...
    • Nano@lignocellulose intercalated montmorillonite as adsorbent for effective Mn(II) removal from aqueous solution 

      An, Yuhong; Zhang, Xiaotao; Wang, Ximing; Chen, Zhangjing; Wu, Xiangwen (Springer Nature, 2018-07-18)
      This paper describes the preparation of nano@lignocellulose (nano@LC) and a nano@lignocellulose/montmorillonite (nano@LC/MT) nanocomposite, as well as the capacity of the nano@LC/MT for adsorbing manganese ions from aqueous ...
    • Nanomaterial enabled sensors for environmental contaminants 

      Willner, Marjorie R.; Vikesland, Peter J. (2018-11-22)
      Abstract The need and desire to understand the environment, especially the quality of one’s local water and air, has continued to expand with the emergence of the digital age. The bottleneck in understanding ...
    • Natural product-based nanomedicine: recent advances and issues 

      Watkins, R.; Wu, L.; Zhang, C.; Davis, R. M.; Xu, B. (Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2015-01-01)
    • Nature-Inspired Hierarchical Steels 

      Cao, Shan Cecilia; Liu, Jiabin; Zhu, Linli; Li, Ling; Dao, Ming; Lu, Jian; Ritchie, Robert O. (Nature Publishing Group, 2018-03-23)
      Materials can be made strong, but as such they are often brittle and prone to fracture when under stress. Inspired by the exceptionally strong and ductile structure of byssal threads found in certain mussels, we have ...