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Risk Index for Multi-Objective Design Optimization of Naval Ships
(Virginia Tech, 2003-02-05)
The naval ship concept design process often embraces novel concepts and technologies that carry with them an inherent risk of failure simply because their application is the first of its kind. Failure is recognized by ...
Allocation of spent nuclear fuel transport casks.
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1977)
A thesis on the application of neural network computing to the constrained flight control allocation problem
(Virginia Tech, 1994-05-05)
<p>The feasibility of utilizing a neural network to solve the constrained flight control allocation problem is investigated for the purposes of developing guidelines for the selection of a neural network structure as a ...
Finite element analyses of pile load tests performed in the Yorktown formation, Newport News, Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1988-04-05)
Analysis of the Efficiency, Equity, and Adequacy of a Forest Site Value Tax
(Virginia Tech, 1997-07-28)
<p> Forest property taxes play an integral role when private landowners make land use and management decisions. Economists often suggest that taxes should be neutral, thus causing no change in land use or management ...
Comparison of two saline loading protocols for preventing nephrotoxicosis associated with high-dose cisplatin
(Virginia Tech, 1994-09-30)
<p>Cisplatin is an antineoplastic drug used to treat malignant tumors in human beings and dogs. Nephrotoxicosis was initially considered dose limiting. The use of saline loading and hypertonic saline administration protocols ...
Simultaneous measurement of strain and temperature using liquid core optical fiber sensors
(Virginia Tech, 1993-01-15)
Aircraft carrier anti-air self defense system design and analysis
(Virginia Tech, 1995-01-05)