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    • The W mass and the U parameter 

      Takeuchi, Tatsu; Loinaz, William; Okamura, Naotoshi; Wijewardhana, L. C. R. (2003)
    • W. Lee Daniels appointed Thomas B. Hutcheson, Jr. Professor 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-06-15)
      W. Lee Daniels, professor of crop and soil environmental sciences in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Virginia Tech, has been appointed the Thomas B. Hutcheson, Jr. Professor by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors.
    • W. Samuel Easterling named Montague-Betts Professor of Structural Steel Design 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-04-08)
      W. Samuel Easterling of Blacksburg, professor and assistant department head of the Charles Edward Via Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named the Montague-Betts Professor of ...
    • W.E. Beal honored with emeritus status 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-09-23)

      W.E. "Bill" Beal, professor of animal and poultry sciences in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Virginia Tech, has been conferred the "professor emeritus" title by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors.

    • W.E. Skelton 4-H Center celebrates 40th anniversary, opens Willard Amphitheatre 

      Burcham, Linda (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-06-30)
      The W.E. Skelton 4-H Educational Conference Center at Smith Mountain Lake celebrated 40 years of service on June 29, 2006.
    • W.I.A., Washington International Airport: a new concept in airport design 

      Krasuk, Javier (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1992)
      In the past two decades the increase in passengers and frequency of flights has caused commercial air transportation to suffer. The system in current use was designed to satisfy different needs than the contemporary ones. ...
    • W.P.A. Project 62-31-1200 – Agricultural Engineering Laboratory 

      Potter, P. B. (1936)
      Brief description of the high points involved in the construction of the agricultural engineering laboratory at Virginia Tech.
    • Wading in the Water: A White Educator and African American Girls develop Critical Literacy 

      Dellinger, K. LaNette (Virginia Tech, 1998-05-07)
      This qualitative study focused the experiences of a white educator who spent twelve months working with a group of 8-12 African American adolescent girls at a community center in an urban community. Data collection methods ...
    • Wading to the Bookmobile 

      Palmer, Earl (Virginia Tech. Digital Library and Archives; Virginia Tech. University Libraries. Special Collections Department, 2005-04-29)
      Bookmobiles are not strangers to the "back trails," and out of the way places--- indeed do they seek them out in their travels, for the people who live there have no public libraries.
    • WADL 2016: Third International Workshop on Web Archiving and Digital Libraries 

      Fox, Edward A.; Xie, Zhiwu; Klein, Martin (2016-06)
      This workshop will explore integration of Web archiving and digital libraries, so the complete life cycle involved is covered: creation/authoring, uploading/publishing in the Web (2.0), (focused) crawling, indexing, ...
    • Wage Growth and Worker Observability 

      Hallmann, Paul Christopher C. (Virginia Tech, 2013-02-28)
      When hiring new entrants into the labor market, firms make their decisions based on limited
      information about worker ability. An estimation of ability must be gleaned from observable factors such as a worker\'s education ...
    • Waggle Dance Distances as Integrative Indicators of Seasonal Foraging Challenges 

      Couvillon, Margaret J.; Schürch, Roger; Ratnieks, Francis L. W. (PLOS, 2014-04-02)
      Even as demand for their services increases, honey bees (Apis mellifera) and other pollinating insects continue to decline in Europe and North America. Honey bees face many challenges, including an issue generally affecting ...
    • Wagon Train 

      Palmer, Earl (Virginia Tech. Digital Library and Archives; Virginia Tech. University Libraries. Special Collections Department, 2005-05-18)
      Wagon Train celebrating the two hundredth anniversary of our country stops atop Brushy Mountain for lunch. Loretta Lynn's wagon is shown in the center of this picture
    • Waiting for democracy: The politics of choice in natural resource decentralization 

      Ribot, J. C. (Washington, D.C.: World Resources Institute, 2004)
      This report has two main recommendations: (1) to work with democratic local government to institutionalize downwardly accountable representation and (2) transfer environmental powers to create local discretion.
    • Waiting for Ignition 

      Bennett, Matthew Wayne (Virginia Tech, 2016-06-24)
      Waiting for Ignition, a collection of 47 poems, deals with themes of desire, masculinity, family, community, and connection/disconnection. The speaker in these poems navigates the difficulties of identifying as a young gay ...
    • Waiting for the Rural Code: Perspectives on a Land Tenure Reform in Niger 

      Lund, C. (London, England, UK: International Institute for Environment and Development Drylands Programme, Issues Paper No. 44,, 1993)
      Since 1986 serious efforts have been made in Niger to prepare for reform of land tenure. This reform, the rural code, has so far not been implemented, yet preparations, scientific and political discussions have made the ...
    • The waitress-diner relationship: an examination of subordinate influence 

      Butler, Suellen Ruth (Virginia Tech, 1974-05-05)
      Although many interactional situations are manifestly of a super-subordinate variety; upon closer examination there would appear to be certain mechanisms operating which enable the subordinate to exert influence over the ...
    • Wake Filling Techniques for Reducing Rotor-Stator Interaction Noise 

      Minton, Christopher Mills (Virginia Tech, 2005-04-28)
      Several flow control schemes were designed and tested to determine the most suitable method for reducing the momentum deficit in a rotor wake and thus attenuate rotor-stator interaction noise. A secondary concern of the ...
    • Wake Forest: Voices that Tell of a Faith Community 

      Cain Grim, Morgan (2014-11-04)
      A senior thesis project on the faith history of Wake Forest, an African American community in Montgomery County, Virginia. Includes transcribed oral histories, photos of churches and congregations, and previously collected ...
    • Wakeboard Club Team takes home regional title 

      Kropff, Catherine L. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-10-02)
      The Virginia Tech Wakeboarding Club team put together solid individual efforts on Saturday, Sept. 12, to bring home the team championships at the Eastern Regional Tournament in Lexington, Ky.