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Absolute coverage measurements of ultrathin alkali-metal films on reconstructed silicon
Metal/semiconductor interfaces, particularly those involving Si, are of great technological and scientific interest. In atomically abrupt interfaces, many properties are determined by interatomic interactions over a few ...
Kinetic Characterization And Newly Discovered Inhibitors For Various Constructs Of Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus-I Protease And Inhibition Effect Of Discovered Molecules On HTLV-1 Infected Cells
Discovered in 1980, HTLV-1 (Human T-cell Leukemia Virus-1), was the first identified human retrovirus and is shown to be associated with a variety of diseases including: adult T-cell leukemia lymphoma (ATLL), tropical ...
"No peito e na raça" - a construção da vulnerabilidade de caminhoneiros. Um estudo antropológico de políticas públicas para HIV/AIDS no Sul do Brasil
The main goal of this study, in the field of the Anthropology of Policy, was to analyze the social construction of the AIDS vulnerability of truck drivers in the South of Brazil, examining the national HIV/AIDS prevention ...
Building regulatory enforcement regimes. Comparative analysis of private sector involvement in the enforcement of public building regulations
It is often assumed that traditional regulatory regimes centered on governmental action will benefit from greater private sector involvement. And, under the catchy phrase ‘from government to governance’ globally a wide ...
Neuronal basis of horizontal eye velocity-to-position integration
Motion of an image across the retina degrades visual accuracy, thus eye position must be held stationary. The horizontal eye velocity-to-position neural integrator (PNI), located in the caudal hindbrain of vertebrates, is ...
AlNathara An Alwaqf
Authentic Leadership: Relationship Between Leader Quality of Communication and Organizational Commitment
(Tennessee Temple University, 2014-12)
This quantitative research was a descriptive, statistical analysis that answered the question: "How does authentic leadership practices and the leader's quality of communication relate to organizational commitment?"
Corporate Social Responsibility and Brand Value in Luxury
(University of Glasgow, 2017-06-12)
One of the most important assets that luxury firms have is brand value, an intangible asset influenced by consumer and company-led actions. CSR is a company-led action, which depending on how it is managed, can either ...
The Corral and the Slaughterhouse: Knowledge, tradition and the modernization of indigenous reindeer slaughtering practice in the Norwegian Arctic
(University of Cambridge, 2008)
This dissertation is a contribution to the ethnography of contemporary indigenous reindeer pastoralism in Norway: specifically, to the study of the neglected fields of reindeer killing and slaughtering practice. Its central ...
Recommender Systems based on Personality Traits
(Université Montpellier 2 - LIRMM, 2008-12-12)
The World Wide Web is a great source of products and services available to people. Scientists have made a huge effort to create effective strategies to personalize those products/services for anyone willing to use them. ...