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    • S&P 500 Indexers, Delegation Costs, and Liquidity Mechanisms 

      Edelen, Roger M.; Blume, Marshall E. (2004)
    • (S)-α-Benzylprolinium cis-[(S)-α-benzyl-prolinato]dichloridopalladium(II) 

      Hobart, David B. Jr.; Merola, Joseph S. (International Union of Crystallography, 2013-04-13)
      The title complex salt, (C12H16NO2)[PdCl2(C12H14NO2)], is of inter-est with respect to organic and organometallic catalysis. The compound crystallizes as very small orange-red irregular prisms and the asymmetric unit ...
    • S+M=L 

      Nossen-Johnson, Patricia Sabina (Virginia Tech, 2004-06-17)
      Order in design, whether in music or a building comes from bringing together parts to make a whole. These parts can have an autonomous existence separately and combine to formulate a different event collectively. This ...
    • S-parameter modeling of two-port devices using a single, memoryless nonlinearity 

      Ditz, Marc William Legori (Virginia Tech, 1992-12-05)
      It is proposed to represent a nonlinear two-port device by a scattering parameter (S-parameter) model containing a single nonlinearity. Furthermore, it is proposed that the nonlinearity be modeled as a memoryless nonlinear ...
    • S-wave velocity structure beneath the Kaapvaal Craton from surface-wave inversions compared with estimates from mantle xenoliths 

      Larson, Angela Marie (Virginia Tech, 2004-07-16)
      Results from two-station surface-wave inversions across the Archean Kaapvaal craton of southern Africa are compared with seismic velocities estimated from approximately 100 mantle xenoliths brought to the surface in ...
    • S. John Davis: a thematic history of public education in Virginia as interpreted through the professional career of the sixteenth superintendent of public instruction 

      Winters, Marvin E. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1995)
      S. John Davis served as superintendent of public instruction for the Commonwealth of Virginia from 1979 to 1990. Dr. Davis worked for three governors--John N. Dalton, Charles S. Robb, and Gerald L. Baliles. His tenure in ...
    • S. K. De Datta to be named American Association for the Advancement of Science fellow 

      Rich, Miriam Sommers (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-12-19)
      S.K. De Datta, associate vice president for International Affairs at Virginia Tech, will be named a Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) at the society's 2009 meeting.
    • S.K. De Datta receives Clifton Garvin Fellowship 

      Felker, Susan B. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-11-12)
      S.K. De Datta, of Blacksburg, associate provost for international affairs at Virginia Tech, received the university's Clifton Garvin Fellowship Award. The award was conferred by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors at its ...
    • S4W: Globally Optimized Design of Wireless Communication Systems 

      He, Jian; Verstak, Alex; Watson, Layne T.; Stinson, C.A.; Ramakrishnan, Naren; Shaffer, Clifford A.; Rappaport, Theodore S.; Anderson, Christopher R.; Bae, Kyung; Jiang, Jing; Tranter, William H. (Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2002-07-01), TR-02-16
      In this paper, a global optimization technique is applied to solve the optimal transmitter placement problem for indoor wireless systems. An efficient pattern search algorithm -- DIRECT (DIviding RECTangles) of Jones,Perttunen, ...
    • SacB-SacR Gene Cassette As the Negative Selection Marker to Suppress Agrobacterium Overgrowth in Agrobacterium-Mediated Plant Transformation 

      Liu, Yiming; Miao, Jiamin; Traore, Sy; Kong, Danyu; Liu, Yi; Zhang, Xunzhong; Nimchuk, Zachary L.; Liu, Zongrang; Zhao, Bingyu Y. (2016)
      Agrobacterium overgrowth is a common problem in Agrobacterium-mediated plant transformation. To suppress the Agrobacterium overgrowth, various antibiotics have been used during plant tissue culture steps. The antibiotics ...
    • Saccharomyces cerevisiae as a platform for assessing sphingolipid lipid kinase inhibitors 

      Kharel, Yugesh; Agah, Sayeh; Huang, Tao; Mendelson, Anna J.; Eletu, Oluwafunmilayo T.; Barkey-Bircannl, Peter; Gesualdil, James; Smith, Jeffrey S.; Santos, Webster L.; Lynch, Kevin R. (PLOS, 2018-04-19)
      Successful medicinal chemistry campaigns to discover and optimize sphingosine kinase inhibitors require a robust assay for screening chemical libraries and for determining rank order potencies. Existing assays for these ...
    • Sacred + Profane 

      Gonzalez, Liliana Maribel (Virginia Tech, 2011-05-04)
      In Iztapalapa, south of the Yuhualixqui volcano, lies an informal settlement of an estimated 2600 people. Informal settlements have with them the connotation of quick, temporary, unthoughful architecture that dissolves ...
    • SACRED Africa status report on SANREM research 2010/2011 

      Mukhwana, E. J.; Tungani, J. O.; Sogomo, J. (SACRED Africa, 2011)
      This report by the SACRED Africa, or Sustainable Agriculture Center for Research and Development, describes the activities conducted by the collaborative partnership between SACRED Africa and the Sustainable Agriculture ...
    • Sacred Groves in Burial Grounds 

      Geng, Bowen (Virginia Tech, 2019-12-19)
      The thesis starts with the study of a Miao village in China, which is known as the center of the Miao culture. In Miao settlement landscape history, there is one feature that can be found in many cultures. The Fengshui ...
    • Sacred groves: Biodiversity conservation hotspots 

      Ongugo, Paul O.; Mogoi, Jephine; Obonyo, Emily; Omenda, T.; Sigu, G. (Nairobi, Kenya: KEFRI, 2008)
      This policy brief explores the significance of and pressures affecting sacred groves in Kenya. Sacred forests are celebrated for their culturally and traditionally important sites and resources, even drawing visitors from ...
    • Sacred Space 

      Kaufman, Bradley Richard (Virginia Tech, 2017-02-25)
      This thesis is an exploration of the historical, societal, and individual as well as material factors that contribute to the constructing of space, and in particular, sacred space. With the idea that the making of sacred ...
    • Sacred Space - Journey and Change 

      Gaiser, Sebastian (Virginia Tech, 2005-12-14)
      Religion developed out of myths. Myths developed independently in different places of the world. It seems that people have the wish to explain themselves what they perceive. Our psychological setting make us journey within ...
    • Sacred Threshold: An Examination of the Threshold in a Catholic Church for Hispanic Immigrants 

      Gonzaga, Paul Vincent (Virginia Tech, 1998-05-01)
      The Book of Exodus in the Old Testament recounts the liberation and salvation of an oppressed people and their subsequent journey to and arrival at the Promised Land. In the Christian Church, this journey continues in the ...
    • The sacred way 

      Spencer, Edward G. S. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1994)
      The real task of architecture begins once functional and behavioral needs have been satisfied. Its essence is to give poetic form to the pragmatic. My work is only interested in the discovery, not the recovery of ideas; ...
    • Saddam Hussein's personal secretary to speak 

      Dickerson, Susan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-02-22)
      Ambassador Haitham Rashid Wihaib, Saddam Hussein's former personal secretary, will be making his first public speaking appearance in the United States at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 22, at Virginia Tech's Burruss Hall. Admission ...