Now showing items 1-10 of 19176
Colonel Thomas T. Munford and the last cavalry operations of the Civil War in Virginia
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1981)
Thomas Taylor Munford served as a Colonel with the Second Virginia Cavalry during the Civil War. A graduate of Virginia Military Institute and a veteran of First and Second Manassas, Sharpsburg, Gettysburg and Five Forks, ...
Design of a 3-D rapidly scanning laser Doppler velocimeter with low SNR signal processing
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1989)
Germans on the Western Waters: Artisans, Material Culture, and Hybridity in Virginia's Backcountry, 1780-1830
(Virginia Tech, 2015-07-13)
This study examines the socioeconomic lives of artisans of German descent who worked within Wythe County, Virginia from 1780 to 1830. It is particularly concerned with how a distinct German-American culture manifests over ...
The application of thyristors to induction motor drive systems.
(Virginia Tech, 1967-05-22)
<p>This thesis provides a comparison of three different power circuit arrangements of thyristors for controlling the speed of an induction motor through control of the stator voltage. The output voltage harmonic structure ...
GNSS Hardware-In-The-Loop Formation and Tracking Control
(Virginia Tech, 2016-06-20)
Formation and tracking control are critical for of today's vehicle applications in and this will be true for future vehicle technologies as well. Although the general function of these controls is for data collection and ...
Vision-Based Self-Motion Estimation in a Fixed-Wing Aerial Vehicle
(Virginia Tech, 2006-01-20)
<p>This paper describes a complete algorithm to estimate the motion of a fixed-wing aircraft given a series of digitized flight images. The algorithm was designed for fixed-wing aircraft because carefully procured ...
Effects of reduced dietary protein and supplemented rumen protected amino acids on the nitrogen efficiency of dairy cows
(Virginia Tech, 2011-09-30)
Dairy cows are extremely inefficient at converting dietary nitrogen (N) to productive N. Approximately 25-30% of dietary N is used for milk protein while the remaining N is lost to the environment. According to National ...
Natural Resources Distance Learning Programs in The United States and China
(Virginia Tech, 2004-12-01)
Abstract This paper reviews the status of natural resources distance learning program in the United States and China and discusses the feasibility of educational cooperation between the two countries. By identifying and ...
Toward an Understanding of the Effect of Market Share on Median Home Sale Price
(Virginia Tech, 2018-06-28)
This study analyzes the market share of the top 10 home builders in nine Metropolitan Statistical Areas, along with fourteen other independent variables, to find a statistical relationship with median home sales price. ...
Zoning's Connection with Racial Distribution: A Case Study on the Washington, D.C. MSA
(Virginia Tech, 2007-03-29)
Zoning, as a public land-use tool, has several important goals. As zoning accomplishes these goals, however, zoning has had the unintended outcome of guiding high numbers of minorities into certain areas in which multi-family ...