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Effect of NaHCO₃ and NaCl on high-intensity performance and acid-base balance
(Virginia Tech, 1995-04-06)
<p>Although previous investigations have reported performance benefits following the administration of sodium bicarbonate, evidence of its influence on upper-body activity is limited.</p>
The second-hand market for bulk carriers
(Virginia Tech, 1989)
Simultaneous Three-Dimensional Mapping and Geolocation of Road Surface
(Virginia Tech, 2018-10-23)
This thesis paper presents a simultaneous 3D mapping and geolocation of road surface technique that combines local road surface mapping and global camera localization. The local road surface is generated by structure from ...
The A.R.K. Project: A Grassroots, Student-Led, Multiple-Component Intervention to Increase Driver Safety-Belt Use on a University Campus
(Virginia Tech, 2006-02-27)
This study represents a collaborative effort among university academics and community stakeholders. Virginia Techâ s (VT) Center for Applied Behavior Systems (CABS) teamed up with student groups following the death of a ...
Take-all in Wheat: PCR Identification of the Pathogen and the Interactions Amongst Potential Biological Control Agents
(Virginia Tech, 2001-09-11)
<i>Gaeumannomyces graminis var. triciti (Ggt)</i>, the causal agent of take-all in wheat, is difficult to detect accurately and rapidly due to its similarity to fungi in the Gaeumannomyces-Phialophora complex. My objectives ...
Insulated gate transistors: characteristics and application to motor control
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1984)
Numerical Loss Prediction of high Pressure Steam Turbine airfoils
(Virginia Tech, 2013-10-24)
Steam turbines are widely used in various industrial applications, primarily for power extraction. However, deviation for operating design conditions is a frequent occurrence for such machines, and therefore, understanding ...
An investigation of the methods used in the determination of the chlorine demand of settled sewage
(Virginia Tech, 1952-04-05)
<p>The chlorine demand correlations, which exist in the settled domestic sewage at the V.P.I Sewage Treatment Plant between the limits of one and seven ppm, of applied chlorine dosage were determined.</p>
Consistent Fabrication of Ultrasmall PLGA Nanoparticles and their Potential Biomedical Applications
(Virginia Tech, 2019-12-04)
Nanotechnology and its potential for biomedical applications has become an area of increasing interest over the last few decades. Specifically, ultrasmall nanoparticles, ranging in size from 5 to 50 nm, are highly sought ...