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    Cadmium and Zinc Alloyed Cu-In-S Nanocrystals and Their Optical Properties 

    Huang, Liming; Zhu, Xiaoshan; Publicover, Nelson G.; Hunter, Kenneth W.; Ahmadiantehrani, Mojtaba; de Bettencourt-Dias, Ana; Bell, Thomas W. (2013)
    Cadmium (Cd)- and zinc (Zn)-alloyed copper–indium–sulfide (Cu–In–S or CIS) nanocrystals (NCs) several nanometers in diameter were prepared using thermal decomposition methods, and the effects of Cd and Zn on optical ...
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    Calcium Sensitization Mechanisms in Gastrointestinal Smooth Muscles 

    Perrino, Brian A. (2016)
    An increase in intracellular Ca2+ is the primary trigger of contraction of gastrointestinal (GI) smooth muscles. However, increasing the Ca2+ sensitivity of the myofilaments by elevating myosin light chain phosphorylation ...
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    Calcium-Dependent Protein Kinases from Arabidopsis Show Substrate Specificity Differences in an Analysis of 103 Substrates 

    Curran, Amy; Chang, Ing-Feng; Chang, Chia-Lun; Garg, Shilpi; Miguel, Rodriguez M.; Barron, Yoshimi D.; Li, Ying; Romanowsky, Shawn; Cushman, John C.; Gribskov, Michael; Harmon, Alice; Harper, Jeffrey F. (2011)
    The identification of substrates represents a critical challenge for understanding any protein kinase-based signal transduction pathway. In Arabidopsis, there are more than 1000 different protein kinases, 34 of which belong ...
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    Calibration and characterization of a highly efficient spectrometer in von Hamos geometry for 7-10 keV x-rays 

    Jarrott, L. C.; Wei, M. S.; McGuffey, C.; Beg, F. N.; Nilson, P. M.; Sorce, C.; Stoeckl, C.; Theoboald, W.; Sawada, H.; Stephens, R. B.; Patel, P. K.; McLean, H. S.; Landen, O. L.; Glenzer, S. H.; Doppner, T. (2017)
    We have built an absolutely calibrated, highly efficient, Bragg crystal spectrometer in von Hamos geometry. This zinc von Hamos spectrometer uses a crystal made from highly oriented pyrolytic graphite that is cylindrically ...
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    Camouflaged Collectives: Managing Stigma and Identity at Gun Events 

    Blithe, Sarah J.; Lanterman, Jennifer L. (Studies in Social Justice, 2017)
    Gun violence persists in the United States, claiming lives and escalating healthcare costs. This article seeks to contribute to social justice work on the "gun problem" by studying gun collectives. To understand gun culture ...
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    Can Deception Be Desirable? 

    Uz, Irem; Kemmelmeier, Markus (2017)
    Critics of deception in research allege harm to society, the discipline of psychology, the researchers and participants. However neither empirical findings nor a ‘reasonable-person’ test seem to support those allegations. ...
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    Cancer mortality in an international cohort of reinforced plastics workers exposed to styrene: a reanalysis 

    Loomis, Dana; Guha, Neela; Kogevinas, Manolis; Fontana, Vincenzo; Gennaro, Valerio; Kolstad, Henrik A.; McElvenny, Damien M.; Sallmen, Markku; Saracci, Rodolfo (2019)
    To investigate the carcinogenicity of styrene by reanalysing data from a previous international cohort study of workers in the reinforced plastics industry. Methods Mortality from cancers of prior interest was analysed ...
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    Caprine humoral response to Burkholderia pseudomallei antigens during acute melioidosis from aerosol exposure 

    Yi, Jinhee; Simpanya, Mukoma F.; Settles, Erik W.; Shannon, Austin B.; Hernandez, Karen; Pristo, Lauren; Keener, Mitchell E.; Hornstra, Heidie; Busch, Joseph D.; Soffler, Carl; Brett, Paul J.; Currie, Bart J.; Bowen, Richard A.; Tuanyok, Apichai; Keim, Paul S. (2019)
    Burkholderia pseudomallei causes melioidosis, a common source of pneumonia and sepsis in Southeast Asia and Northern Australia that results in high mortality rates. A caprine melioidosis model of aerosol infection that ...
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    Capturing Electronic Journals Management in a Flowchart 

    Yue, Paoshan W.; Anderson, Rick (Taylor & Francis, 2007)
    In 2005, a team led by the Electronic Resources Access Librarian in the University of Nevada, Reno Libraries created a flowchart document illustrating the highly complex processes involved in considering, negotiating, ...
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    Carbon-Based Materials for Thermoelectrics 

    Chakraborty, Pranay; Ma, Tengfei; Zahiri, Amir H.; Cao, Lei; Wang, Yan (2018)
    This article reviews the recent progress towards achieving carbon-based thermoelectric materials. A wide range of experimental and computational studies on carbon allotropes and composites is covered in this review paper. ...
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    Carl Ward Backman (1923-2008) 

    Kemmelmeier, Markus (2009)
    Carl Ward Backman, a long-time fellow of the American Psychological Association, died at his home in Reno, Nevada, on February 16, 2008. He was 84. After earning a doctorate in sociology, he joined the University of Nevada, ...
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    Case Marking in the Pyramid Lake Dialect of Northern Paiute: A Speaker-Based Approach 

    Boulton, Jazmin (5/6/2019)
    Numu, or Northern Paiute, is a language indigenous to the Great Basin area and is spoken by the Numu people. Although there have been some scholarly works examining the Numu language, most are not particularly accessible ...
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    Case Study of the Chicago River Watershed: Physical Modeling vs Data-driven Modeling of an Urban Watershed 

    Mahdi, Naila; Elhadi, Haithum; Pagilla, Krishna R. (2017)
    We developed a water quality model for the highly urbanized Chicago River watershed based on hydrologic simulation using BASINS/HSPF. Appropriate consideration was given to the effective impervious area (EIA). The 5 y water ...
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    Catalyzing Transformations to Sustainability in the World's Mountains 

    Klein, J. A.; Tucker, C. M.; Nolin, Anne W.; Hopping, K. A.; Reid, R. S.; Steger, C.; Gret-Regamey, A.; Lavorel, S.; Mueller, B.; Yeh, E. T.; Boone, R. B.; Bourgeron, P.; Butsic, V.; Castellanos, E.; Chen, X.; Dong, S. K.; Greenwood, G.; Keiler, M.; Marchant, R.; Seidl, R.; Spies, T.; Thorn, J.; Yager, K.; Abbott, M.; Bowser, G.; Carpenter, C.; Cumming, G. S.; Evangelista, P.; Fernandez-Gimenez, M. E.; Flint, C. G.; Forbes, B. C.; Gerkey, D.; Ghate, R.; Ghorbani, M.; Haider, L. J.; Karna, B.; Leisz, S. J.; Martin-Lopez, B.; Nakileza, B. R.; Price, M. F.; Savchuk, D.; Hribar, M. Smid; Sproles, E.; Suryawanshi, K. R.; Taber, A.; Tappeiner, U.; Tevzadze, G.; Ueno, K. (2019)
    Mountain social-ecological systems (MtSES) are vital to humanity, providing ecosystem services to over half the planet's human population. Despite their importance, there has been no global assessment of threats to MtSES, ...
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    CCID: Articulating a Design-Thinking Center for Multimodal Communication 

    Macauley, William J. Jr.; Hepworth, Katherine; Mays, Chris (2016)
    In higher education institutions, writing in the disciplines (WID) and writing across the curriculum (WAC) programs are commonly received reluctantly by other disciplines and programs (Perelman). The context for these ...
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    CCl Radicals As a Carbon Source for Diamond Thin Film Deposition 

    An, Qi; Cheng, Mu-Jeng; Goddard III, William A.; Jaramillo-Botero, Andres (American Chemical Society, 2014)
    We use first-principles quantum mechanical calculations to study diamond thin film growth on the (100) surface using CCl radicals as the carbon source. Our results show that CCl inserts into the surface dimer C–C bonds ...
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    Cell-Autonomous and Non-Cell-Autonomous Regulation of a Feeding State-Dependent Chemoreceptor Gene via MEF-2 and bHLH Transcription Factors 

    Gruner, Matthew R.; Grubbs, Jeremy; McDonagh, Aja; Valdes, Dominic; Winbush, Ari; van der Linden, Alexander M. (2016)
    Food and feeding-state dependent changes in chemoreceptor gene expression may allow Caenorhabditis elegans to modify their chemosensory behavior, but the mechanisms essential for these expression changes remain poorly ...
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    Central Perceptual Load Does Not Reduce Ipsilesional Flanker Interference in Parietal Extinction 

    Snow, Jacqueline C.; Mattingley, J. B. (Neuropsychology, 2008)
    In healthy individuals, filtering of distractors improves when the perceptual difficulty, or load, of a central task increases. Following an earlier study by Lavie and Robertson (2001), this study examined whether increasing ...
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    Certain bivariate distributions and random processes connected with maxima and minima 

    Kozubowski, Tomasz J.; Podgorski, Krzysztof (2018)
    The minimum and the maximum of t independent, identically distributed random variables have (F) over bar (t) and F-t for their survival (minimum) and the distribution (maximum) functions, where (F) over bar = 1 - F and F ...