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Energy Efficiency Analysis: Biomass-to-Wheel Efficiency Related with Biofuels Production, Fuel Distribution, and Powertrain Systems
Background Energy efficiency analysis for different biomass-utilization scenarios would help make more informed decisions for developing future biomass-based transportation systems. Diverse biofuels produced from biomass ...
Discovering Networks of Perturbed Biological Processes in Hepatocyte Cultures
The liver plays a vital role in glucose homeostasis, the synthesis of bile acids and the detoxification of foreign substances. Liver culture systems are widely used to test adverse effects of drugs and environmental ...
The Facsimilist's Tale
Michael Kuczynski is an associate professor of English at Tulane University specialized in Middle English literature. His visit will focus on the relationships between physical and digital facsimiles of medieval manuscripts ...
Wind Plant Aerodynamics - A Spectral Analysis for Energy Entrainment
During the first portion of this seminar, extensive PIV data collected from a scaled down 3 blade, 3 x 5 turbine array is shown. In order to understand how large-scales motions play a role in providing mean kinetic energy ...
3D Hepatic Cultures Simultaneously Maintain Primary Hepatocyte and Liver Sinusoidal Endothelial Cell Phenotypes
Developing in vitro engineered hepatic tissues that exhibit stable phenotype is a major challenge in the field of hepatic tissue engineering. However, the rapid dedifferentiation of hepatic parenchymal (hepatocytes) and ...
ICTAS Connection, May 2010
(Virginia Tech, 2010-05)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: Focus on Sustainable Energy. Departure of Chris Cornelius, 2010 Doctoral Scholars.
ICTAS Connection, May 2011
(Virginia Tech, 2011-05)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: Nanoscale science and engineering. Also, doctoral scholar poster session and ICTAS II grand opening.
ICTAS Connection, October 2010
(Virginia Tech, 2010-10)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: National Security focus. Also, 2010 Doctoral Scholars and several additions to the ICTAS team.
ICTAS Strategic Plan 2012-2018
(Virginia Tech, 2012)
Direction and plan for the institute from 2012 - 2018.
ICTAS Scientific Report 2010
(Virginia Tech, 2010)
This 172-page report, published in 2010, compiles many of the research projects that ICTAS awards helped to fund.