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    • O Captain, My Captain! U.S Newspaper Framing of the Death of Captain America 

      Serge, Evan John (Virginia Tech, 2009-05-05)
      This thesis explores how U.S. newspapers framed the death of Captain America. Specifically, the presence of various frames and their classifications was determined via a content analysis of 139 newspaper articles. ...
    • An O(n log n) Algorithm for Finding Minimal Perfect Hash Functions 

      Fox, Edward A.; Heath, Lenwood S.; Chen, Qi-Fan (Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1989), TR-89-10
      We describe the first practical algorithm for finding minimal perfect hash functions that can be used to access very large databases. This method extends earlier work wherein an O(n3) algorithm was devised, building upon ...
    • An O(N log N) Expected Time Merge Heuristic for the Planar ETSP 

      Chadha, Ritu; Allison, Donald C. S. (Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1988), TR-88-16
      We discuss a new heuristic for solving the Euclidean Traveling Salesman Problem (ETSP). This heuristic is a convex hull-based method and makes use of the Delaunay triangulation of the set of cities to compute a tour for ...
    • O*NET or NOT? Adequacy of the O*NET system's rater and format choices 

      Hollander, Eran (Virginia Tech, 2001-10-11)
      The O*NET was built to replace the Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT) and form a highly accessible, on-line (through the World Wide Web), common language occupational information center (Dye & Silver, 1999). This study ...
    • O. Hayden Griffin honored with emeritus status 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-10-05)

      O. Hayden Griffin, professor of engineering education in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been conferred the "professor emeritus" title by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors.

    • O. Hayden Griffin receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-02-11)
      O. Hayden Griffin, professor and head of the Department of Engineering Education in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, recently received the university's 2008 Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching.
    • O. Hayden Griffin receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-12-29)
      O. Hayden Griffin, professor and head of the Department of Engineering Education in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, recently received the university's 2008 Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching.
    • O.M. Stull recognized for creating the Hokie Nation 

      Kiser, Michael (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-04-07)
      1896 was a good year for Virginia Tech. That was the year the Virginia legislature changed the institution's name from Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College to Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and ...
    • OAI and ODL: Building Digital Libraries from Components 

      Richardson, Ryan (2003-09-18)
      This presentation describes the Open Archives Initiative (OAI), OAI-PMH, and the Open Digital Library (ODL).
    • OAI and ODL: Building Digital Libraries from Components 

      Suleman, Hussein (2002-09-12)
      This presentation instructs users how to build digital libraries from components, which is the fundamental concept behind DLbox. It was written for graduate computer science classes at Virginia Tech and fits into a 50-minute ...
    • An OAI-based Digital Library Framework for Biodiversity Information Systems 

      Torres, Ricardo da Silva; Medeiros, Claudia; Goncalves, Marcos A.; Fox, Edward A. (Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2004), TR-04-01a
      Biodiversity information systems (BISs) involve all kinds of heterogeneous data, which include ecological and geographical features. However, available information systems offer very limited support for managing such data ...
    • OAI/ODL Component Composition Exercise 

      Suleman, Hussein (2002-09-01)
      This exercise is a hands-on introduction to building digital libraries from components. It is a good introduction for individuals with modest Unix skills, and it reviews the process of using DLbox to create a working digital ...
    • Oak basket, Solitude House 

      Palmer, Earl (Virginia Tech. Digital Library and Archives; Virginia Tech. University Libraries. Special Collections Department, 2005-05-19)
    • Oak basket, Solitude House 

      Palmer, Earl (Virginia Tech. Digital Library and Archives; Virginia Tech. University Libraries. Special Collections Department, 2005-05-19)
    • Oak Decline 

      Skelly, John M. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1972-01)
      Discussion of oak decline and its range, suscepts, symptoms, causes, and control.
    • Oak regeneration after clearcutting on steep slopes in the ridge and valley province of southwest Virginia 

      Ross, Michael S. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1982)
    • Oak Wilt 

      Skelly, John M. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1968-09)
      Discussion of oak wilt and proper use of pesticides.
    • Oak wilt in Virginia 

      Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Department of Plant Pathology and Physiology (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service, 1961-04)
      Describes the symptoms of oak wilt and discusses methods to control the spread of the fungus.
    • Oak wilt, a deadly new fungus disease of oaks in the mid-west 

      Unknown author (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1950-09)
      Oak wilt emerging in the U.S.