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    • B-branes and supersymmetric quivers in 2d 

      Closset, Cyril; Guo, Jirui; Sharpe, Eric R. (Springer, 2018-02-08)
      We study 2d N = (0, 2) supersymmetric quiver gauge theories that describe the low-energy dynamics of D1-branes at Calabi-Yau fourfold (CY4) singularities. On general grounds, the holomorphic sector of these theories - ...
    • B-decay anomalies and scalar leptoquarks in unified Pati-Salam models from noncommutative geometry 

      Aydemir, Ufuk; Minic, Djordje; Sun, Chen; Takeuchi, Tatsu (Springer, 2018-09-19)
      Motivated by possible scalar-leptoquark explanations of the recently reported B-decay anomalies, we investigate whether the required leptoquarks can be accommodated within models based on noncommutative geometry (NCG). The ...
    • B-Lymphocytes Expressing an Ig Specificity Recognizing the Pancreatic beta-Cell Autoantigen Peripherin Are Potent Contributors to Type 1 Diabetes Development in NOD Mice 

      Leeth, Caroline M.; Racine, Jeremy; Chapman, Harold D.; Arpa, Berta; Carrillo, Jorge; Carrascal, Jorge; Wang, Qiming; Ratiu, Jeremy; Egia-Mendikute, Leire; Rosell-Mases, Estela; Stratmann, Thomas; Verdaguer, Joan; Serreze, David V. (Amer Diabetes Assoc, 2016-07-01)
      Although the autoimmune destruction of pancreatic b-cells underlying type 1 diabetes (T1D) development is ultimately mediated by T cells in NOD mice and also likely in humans, B cells play an additional key pathogenic role. ...
    • B. Water Resources Management in Virginia and the Role of Localities 

      Randolph, John (Virginia Tech. College of Architecture and Urban Studies., 1991-03)
      This report is one of ten volumes that make up the Sourcebook for Local Water Resources Management, which provides a wide range of information to assist localities in Virginia. The compendium was produced by a team from ...
    • B/B-like fragment targeting for the purposes of photodynamic therapy and medical imaging 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Storrie, Brian; Tarrago-Trani, Maria T.; English, Sam (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2003-10-07)
      The invention provides compositions and methods for use in delivering a substance of interest to a targeted cell. The substance of interest is associated with a targeting fragment of a toxin molecule or a lectin that ...
    • BABES: Brushing+Linking, Attributes, and Blobs Extension to Storyboard 

      Judge, Tejinder K.; Kopper, Regis; Ponce, Sean; Silva, Mara G.; North, Chris (Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2008), TR-08-02
      In this day and age, people not only deal with data but deal with vast amounts of data which needs to be sorted and made sense of. A subset of these people are intelligence analysts who sort through an enormous amount ...
    • BabyTalk: An App for the NICU 

      Robinson, Rachel (Virginia Tech, 2015-06-03)
      The purpose of this project is to improve parents experience in the NICU through design, technology, communication and storytelling. A series of shadowing appointments were conducted to gain empathy and a greater understanding ...
    • Baccalaureate and Beyond (B&B:16/17): A First Look at the Employment and Educational Experiences of College Graduates, 1 Year Later 

      National Center for Education Statistics (U.S. Department of Education, National Center For Education Statistics, 2019-06-01)
      This report describes outcomes of 2015–16 bachelor’s degree recipients 1 year after graduation. Outcomes include time to degree, amount borrowed for undergraduate education, post baccalaureate enrollment, employment status, ...
    • Bachelor's degrees conferred by postsecondary institutions, by race/ethnicity and sex of student: Selected years, 1976, 77 through 2014, 15 

      U.S. Department of Education; National Center for Education Statistics (U.S. Department of Education, 2016-09-01)
      This fact sheet shows the Bachelor's degrees conferred by postsecondary institutions, by race/ethnicity and sex of student: Selected years, 1976-77 through 2014-15.
    • Bacillus spp.: A Practical Summary for Controlling Mastitis 

      Swartz, Turner; Petersson-Wolfe, Christina S. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2016-04-11)
      Discusses some of the characteristics of Bacillus pathogens, and the methods for controlling and treating mastitis caused by these pathogens.
    • Back annotation for conceptual structures 

      Balachandar, Shreerekha (Virginia Tech, 1995-07-08)
      The design of digital systems is getting more complex with rapid improvements in VLSI design which can accommodate many millions of gates in one integrated chip (IC). Additionally, the speed with which the design is completed ...
    • Back stable Schubert calculus 

      Lam, Thomas; Lee, Seung Jin; Shimozono, Mark M. (2021-05)
      We study the back stable Schubert calculus of the infinite flag variety. Our main results are: - a formula for back stable (double) Schubert classes expressing them in terms of a symmetric function part and a finite part; ...
    • Back to Back Active Power Filter for Multi-Generator Power Architecture with Reduced dc-link Capacitor 

      Kim, Jong Wan (Virginia Tech, 2020-01-30)
      Multi-pulse converters have been widely used for a multi-megawatt scale power generating system to comply with harmonic regulations. Among all types of multi-pulse converters, a 12-pulse converter is the most widely used ...
    • Back to normal: Electrical and water services restored to all campus buildings 

      Hincker, Lawrence (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-10-19)
      As of 4 p.m. Tuesday, all power and water services have been restored to campus building affected by a water main break last night. The normal class schedule will resume Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m.
    • Back to Reality: Cross domain deterrence and cyberspace 

      Brantly, Aaron F. (2018-09-01)
      This paper examines cross domain deterrence strategies involving cyber incidents. By focusing on efforts to halt Russian and Chinese cyber operations against the United States this paper examines the importance of developing, ...
    • Back to school events, facts, and parking guide 

      Lazenby, Jenna (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-08-15)
      Team Hokies is a group of more than 300 student volunteers who help students and their parents move into residence hall rooms during regular check-in on Friday, Aug.18, and Sat. August 19. Team Hokies will be located on ...
    • Back to the barriers? Changing narratives in biodiversity conservation 

      Hutton, Jon; Adams, William M.; Murombedzi, James C. (Oslo, Norway: NUPI, 2005)
      The dominant approach to conservation in the 20th century was the establishment of protected areas from which people were excluded. However, in the 1980s, decentralized, community-based approaches to biodiversity conservation ...
    • Back to the earth in Haiti -- Virginia Tech team improves soils 

      Rich, Miriam Sommers (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-12-13)

      A team works to improve soil health as Virginia Tech researchers create grains of hope in the Central Plateau.

    • Back to the Future: Lösch, Isard, and the Role of Money and Credit in the Space-Economy 

      Bieri, David S. (Virginia Tech, 2016-08)
      The recent financial crisis has been a powerful reminder that the intersectoral flow of funds is also—always and everywhere—a local phenomenon with real effects. Yet, the contemporary canon of regional economic theory has ...
    • Back to the Future: The TIA Alliance as a Student Recruitment Tool 

      Copeland, John R.; Smith, A. Kirk; Murphy, Brian R. (New River Symposium, 2019-04-12)
      Future natural resource management success depends on a workforce of well-trained, motivated, and relevant conservation professionals. Today’s high school students need to ‘rub elbows’ with inspirational natural resource ...