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(Wiley, 2016-08-31)Chili peppers (Capsicum spp.) may possess antibacterial properties and have potential to be used in foods as antimicrobial. The complete chili pepper extract should be evaluated to determine which compounds are responsible ...
(Virginia Tech, 2017-03-28)Key areas of noise sources are investigated through comparison of eddy convection velocity and turbulence measurements in three-stream nozzles. A Time-Resolved Doppler Global Velocimetry (TR-DGV) Instrument was applied to ...
Ways to Expand the Animal Welfare Component in the Extension System in Senegal: A Case Study of Thies and Bambey (Virginia Tech, 2017-03-28)In Senegal, in recent years the rural sector has undergone major reforms which are partly due to macroeconomic policy reforms adopted by the Senegalese government. Therefore, all the actors of economic and social development ...
(Virginia Tech, 2017-03-28)In light of rising global temperatures and energy needs, nuclear power is uniquely positioned to offer carbon-free and reliable electricity. In many markets, nuclear power faces strong headwinds due to competition with ...
Teacher Absences in the Commonwealth of Virginia: An Analysis of Patterns and Predictors and Implications for Policy (Virginia Tech, 2017-03-28)The research regarding the effect of policy on teacher absenteeism is scarce and research examining teacher absenteeism from a state perspective is very limited. This mixed methods study analyzed selected school variables ...