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(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-11-07)
This discussion panel unpacks the political, economic, and social impacts of resilience. Panelists speak to resilience in the trade industry, climate change, the human body, and the commonalities between the three.
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2012-09)
Erika Meitner discusses her new book: Ideal Cities. This collection of autobiographical narrative and lyric poems explores the relationship between body and place—specifically the pleasures and dangers of women’s corporeal ...
Toward neurobehavioral metrics of social function: Examples from autism
Pearl Chiu, researcher at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, describes the use of behavioral economic games and functional magnetic resonance imaging in the exploration of social symptoms of autism and lists ...
Envisioning Socialism: Television and the Cold War in the German Democratic Republic
The next Visible Scholarship Initiative presentation is by Heather Gumbert (History) speaking on her recent book Envisioning Socialism: Television and the Cold War in the German Democratic Republic. Envisioning Socialism ...
Virginia Tech GIS & Remote Sensing 2014 Research Symposium - A Simple Routine to Model Snow Depth and Snowmelt in Complex Terrains Dr. Zachary Easton, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Biological Systems Engineering
A Simple Routine to Model Snow Depth and Snowmelt in Complex Terrains Dr. Zachary Easton, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Biological Systems Engineering. The annual 2014 Virginia Tech GIS and Remote Sensing ...
Distributed Storage Systems with Secure and Exact Repair - New Results
Distributed storage systems (DSS) in the presence of a passive eavesdropper are considered in this paper. A typical DSS is characterized by 3 parameters (n, k, d) where, a file is stored in a distributed manner across n ...
Social Turing Tests: Crowdsourcing Sybil Detection
(Internet Society, 2013-02)
As popular tools for spreading spam and malware, Sybils (or fake accounts) pose a serious threat to online communities such as Online Social Networks (OSNs). Today, sophisticated attackers are creating realistic Sybils ...
Detecting Malicious Landing Pages in Malware Distribution Networks
Drive-by download attacks attempt to compromise a victim’s computer through browser vulnerabilities. Often they are launched from Malware Distribution Networks (MDNs) consisting of landing pages to attract traffic, ...
#VTDITC Vol 8: Hip Hop & Liberation
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-03-15)
Join Dumi Right (DC), Omar Offendum (LA), Saba Taj (NC), and Dr. Brandy Faulkner (VT Department of Political Science) for a discussion of hip hop as a tool for liberation. Performances and an open cypher to follow. #VTDITC
The Smart Commons: An Experiment in Sensor-Based Space Assessment of Learning Environments
The need for agile, technology-enhanced learning environments capable of meeting the evolving needs of students and researchers presents a unique opportunity to reimagine the design, creation, management, and assessment ...