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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 ...
Nanoparticles in road dust from impervious urban surfaces: distribution, identification, and environmental implications
(Royal Society of Chemistry, 2016-05-24)
Nanoparticles (NPs) resulting from urban road dust resuspension are an understudied class of pollutants in urban environments with strong potential for health hazards. The objective of this study was to investigate the ...
Nanotechnology in the real world: Redeveloping the nanomaterial consumer products inventory
To document the marketing and distribution of nano-enabled products into the commercial marketplace, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies created the Nanotechnology ...
Role of coexisting tetragonal regions in the rhombohedral phase of Na0.5Bi0.5TiO3-xat.%BaTiO3 crystals on enhanced piezoelectric properties on approaching the morphotropic phase boundary
(AIP Publishing, 2012-01-01)
The ferroelectric domain and local structures of Na0.5Bi0.5TiO3-xat.%BaTiO3 (NBT-x%BT) crystals for x = 0, 4.5, and 5.5 have been investigated by transmission electron microscopy. The results show that the size of polar ...
Cultivating Emerging & Black Swan Technologies
ICTAS at NCR: VT-Serge meeting
(Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science (ICTAS), Virginia Tech, 2011-05-04)
Recognition Luncheon for American Electric Power Foundation and Mr. Joseph H. Vipperman, Jr.
(Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science (ICTAS), Virginia Tech, 2011-05-03)
High-frequency irreversible electroporation is an effective tumor ablation strategy that induces immunologic cell death and promotes systemic anti-tumor immunity
Background: Despite promising treatments for breast cancer, mortality rates remain high and treatments for metastatic disease are limited. High-frequency irreversible electroporation (H-FIRE) is a novel tumor ablation ...
ICTAS Strategic Plan 2012-2018
(Virginia Tech, 2012)
Direction and plan for the institute from 2012 - 2018.
ICTAS Connection, June 2012
(Virginia Tech, 2012-06)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: Emerging Research Thrust, LEED™ Certification of ICTAS II, ICTAS-funded seed awards 2012, and more.