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Characterization of activation tagged potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) mutants
(Virginia Tech, 2012-09-14)
Generation and characterization of activation tagged potato mutants could aid in functional genomic studies. Morphological and molecular studies were conducted to compare potato cv. Bintje, its two mutants, underperformer ...
Comparative advantages of graphic versus numeric representation of quantitative data
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1986)
Knowledge-based and statistical load forecast model development and analysis
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1989)
The Synthesis and Characterization of Some Ir(III) Dicationic Complexes
(Virginia Tech, 1998-10-29)
The complex [IrH(COD)(PMe3)3][Cl]2o2HCl was prepared by the reaction between [Ir(COD)(PMe3)3]Cl and HCl gas in methylene chloride. The product precipitated from the solution and is soluble in polar solvents such as water, ...
High Performance Power Converter Systems for Nonlinear and Unbalanced Load/Source
(Virginia Tech, 1998-11-17)
This dissertation covers three levels of issues and solutions dealing with unbalanced and/or nonlinear situations in power electronic systems, namely power converter level, power converter system level, and large-scale ...
Adolescents' Social Capital Resources, Future Life Expectations, and Subsequent Citizenship Participation as Young Adults
(Virginia Tech, 2007-12-03)
In this study, conceptual models of young adult citizenship participation eight years post high school using Putnamâ s (1993) theory of social capital are tested. This study uses a longitudinal database. Specifically, ...
Identification of the factors impacting immunosorbent performance
(Virginia Tech, 1993)
Well-Tempered Building: Michelangelo's full-scale template drawings at San Lorenzo
(Virginia Tech, 2014-02-18)
This work questions the present migration toward prescriptive building procedures through a micro-historical reading of Michelangelo's use of architectural template drawings. Examining the artist's ten surviving paper ...
An Institutional Analysis of Differences: The Design of Masters' Programs in Public Affairs
(Virginia Tech, 2004-07-22)
Early studies in the sociological stream of new institutionalism contributed much to the study of organization, especially in illuminating organizational isomorphism that might appear in organizational fields. Yet, at the ...
Renewable Natural Polymer Thin Films and Their Interactions with Biomacromolecules
(Virginia Tech, 2014-09-16)
Natural polymers from renewable resources have attracted increasing interest as candidates for renewable energy and functional materials. In this work, the interactions between natural polymer thin films and biomacromolecules ...