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Compatibility and complementarity of alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) and gizzard shad (Dorosoma cepedianum) as forage fish in Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1988)
Effectiveness of Disinfectant Residuals in Distribution Systems
(Virginia Tech, 2004-06-07)
In many drinking water systems in the United States, disinfectant is added to water as it leaves the plant to maintain a residual concentration in the distribution system. The disinfectant residual is maintained to inactivate ...
The foraging ecology of banded mongooses (Mungos mungo): Epidemiological and human-wildlife conflict implications
(Virginia Tech, 2013-06-11)
Free-ranging banded mongooses (Mungos mungo) in northeastern Botswana are infected by a novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex pathogen, M. mungi, which putatively infects mongooses through lesions in the skin (often the ...
Interaction of stainless steel threaded fasteners with stainless steel locking inserts
(Virginia Tech, 1995)
An investigation into the origin, measurement and application of chemiluminescent light emissions from premixed flames
(Virginia Tech, 2000-12-14)
The chemiluminescent species CH* and OH* are studied in premixed methane combustion to investigate the possible application of their light emissions in gas turbine combustion monitoring systems. The interpretation of ...
Investigation of Noise Sources in Three-Stream Jets using Turbulence Characteristics
(Virginia Tech, 2017-03-28)
Key areas of noise sources are investigated through comparison of eddy convection velocity and turbulence measurements in three-stream nozzles. A Time-Resolved Doppler Global Velocimetry (TR-DGV) Instrument was applied to ...
Theoretical Frameworks and Conceptual Approaches to Economic Development in East and Central Europe. Romania-Case Study
(Virginia Tech, 2002-09-06)
The development literature considers Romania from both the sociological and economic standpoints as a developing country with a large agricultural sector. Due to the specific nature of the structure of its economy and ...
An Evaluation of the School Choice Plan in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and its Perceived Effects on Academic Achievement for all Students
(Virginia Tech, 2006-07-18)
Does ethnicity of the student prevent equal levels of learning at an equal pace? Are schools required to teach all children effectively, no matter what their socio-economic status, gender, or ethnicity? Educators and ...
Medical Isotope Production of Actinium 225 By Linear Accelerator Photon Irradiation of Radium 226
(Virginia Tech, 2013-06-12)
There is a present and future need for the medical isotope Actinium-225, currently in short supply worldwide. Only a couple manufacturers produce it in very low quantities. In roughly the past 10 years the medical community ...
The effects of material property changes on solar collector thermal performance
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1982)