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A Dendrochronological Analysis of Vegetation Change and Climate History in Two Southern Appalachian Balds, Craggy Gardens and Big Bald, NC
(Virginia Tech, 2007-04-06)
In the southern Appalachians, unforested openings known as balds persist on or near mountain peaks. These high elevation openings support a variety of unusual biota and are considered globally rare as a result of their ...
Real-Time Spatial Monitoring of Vehicle Vibration Data as a Model for TeleGeoMonitoring Systems
(Virginia Tech, 2005-05-02)
This research presents the development and proof of concept of a TeleGeoMonitoring (TGM) system for spatially monitoring and analyzing, in real-time, data derived from vehicle-mounted sensors. In response to the concern ...
MODELING THE IMPACT OF PROJECTED LAND COVER ON LYME DISEASE EMERGENCE
(Virginia Tech, 2014-06-06)
Lyme disease is a common tick borne disease in the US. Lyme disease emerged from the Northeast and in the past decade, Virginia has been witnessing a rapidly increasing trend in incidence. This thesis uses land cover ...
The development of an interactive computer model for managing geologic hazard databases
(Virginia Tech, 1996)
The Benefits of EcoRouting for a Parallel Plug-In Hybrid Camaro
(Virginia Tech, 2017-07-14)
EcoRouting refers to the determination of a route that minimizes vehicle energy consumption compared to traditional routing methods, which usually attempt to minimize travel time. EcoRoutes typically increase travel time ...