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    Magnetized fast isochoric laser heating for efficient creation of ultra-high-energy-density states 

    Sakata, Shohei; Lee, Seungho; Morita, Hiroki; Johzaki, Tomoyuki; Sawada, Hiroshi; Iwasa, Yuki; Matsuo, Kazuki; Law, King Fai Farley; Yao, Akira; Hata, Masayasu; Sunahara, Atsushi; Kojima, Sadaoki; Abe, Yuki; Kishimoto, Hidetaka; Syuhada, Aneez; Shiroto, Takashi; Morace, Alessio; Yogo, Akifumi; Iwata, Natsumi; Nakai, Mitsuo; Sakagami, Hitoshi; Ozaki, Tetsuo; Yamanoi, Kohei; Norimatsu, Takayoshi; Nakata, Yoshiki; Tokita, Shigeki; Miyanaga, Noriaki; Kawanaka, Junji; Shiraga, Hiroyuki; Mima, Kunioki; Nishimura, Hiroaki; Bailly-Grandvaux, Mathieu; Santos, Joao Jorge; Nagatomo, Hideo; Azechi, Hiroshi; Kodama, Ryosuke; Arikawa, Yasunobu; Sentoku, Yasuhiko; Fujioka, Shinsuke (2018)
    Fast isochoric heating of a pre-compressed plasma core with a high-intensity short-pulse laser is an attractive and alternative approach to create ultra-high-energy-density states like those found in inertial confinement ...
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    Makerspaces in Libraries: Technology as Catalyst for Better Learning, Better Teaching 

    Colegrove, Patrick Tod (Ingenieria Solidaria, 2017)
    Across disciplines, the practice of education continues to evolve. Supporting organizations such as the library are responding by reworking existing practices while developing new ones. With roots grounded deeply in ...
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    Making Memories: Why Time Matters 

    Kelley, Paul; Evans, M. D. R.; Kelley, Jonathan (2018)
    In the last decade advances in human neuroscience have identified the critical importance of time in creating long-term memories. Circadian neuroscience has established biological time functions via cellular clocks regulated ...
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    Manipulation of ubiquitin/SUMO pathways in human herpesviruses infection 

    Gan, J; Qiao, N; Strahan, R; Zhu, C; Liu, L; Verma, Subhash C.; Wei, F; Cai, Q (2016)
    Post-translational modification of proteins with ubiquitin/small ubiquitin-like modifier (SUMO) molecules triggers multiple signaling pathways that are critical for many aspects of cellular physiology. Given that viruses ...
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    Mapping energy transport networks in proteins 

    Leitner, David M; Yamato, Takahisa (2018)
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    Mapping evaporative water loss in desert passerines reveals an expanding threat of lethal dehydration 

    Albright, Thomas P.; Mutiibwa, Denis; Gerson, Alexander R.; Smith, Eric Krabbe; Talbot, William A.; O'Neill, Jacqueline J.; McKechnie, Andrew E.; Wolf, Blair O. (2017)
    Extreme high environmental temperatures produce a variety of consequences for wildlife, including mass die-offs. Heat waves are increasing in frequency, intensity, and extent, and are projected to increase further under ...
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    A Mathematical Model for Suppression Subtractive Hybridization 

    Gadgil, Chetan; Rink, Anette; Beattie, Craig; Hu, Wei-Shou (2002)
    Suppression subtractive hybridization (SSH) is frequently used to unearth differentially expressed genes on a whole-genome scale. Its versatility is based on combining cDNA library subtraction and normalization, which ...
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    Measurement of shallow shear wave velocities at a rock site using the ReMi technique 

    Pancha, Aasha; Anderson, John G.; Louie, John N.; Pullammanappallil, Satish K. (7/1/2008)
    Shallow shear wave velocities beneath a rock site are characterized using the refraction microtremor (ReMi) technique developed by Louie [Faster, better: shear-wave velocity to 100 m depth from ReMi arrays. Bull Seism Soc ...
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    Measurement of temperature and density using non-collective X-ray Thomson scattering in pulsed power produced warm dense plasmas 

    Valenzuela, J. C.; Krauland, C.; Mariscal, D.; Krasheninnikov, I.; Niemann, C.; Ma, T.; Mabey, P.; Gregori, G.; Wiewior, P.; Covington, A. M.; Beg, F. N. (2018)
    We present the first experimental measurement of temperature and density of a warm dense plasma produced by a pulsed power driver at the Nevada Terawatt Facility (NTF). In the early phases of discharge, most of the mass ...
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    Measurements of Light-Absorbing Particles on the Glaciers in the Cordillera Blanca, Peru 

    Schmitt, C. G.; All, J. D.; Schwarz, J. P.; Arnott, W. P.; Cole, R. J.; Lapham, E.; Celestian, A. (2/12/2015)
    Glaciers in the tropical Andes have been rapidly losing mass since the 1970s. In addition to the documented increase in temperature, increases in light-absorbing particles deposited on glaciers could be contributing to the ...
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    Measuring and modeling mercury in the atmosphere: a critical review 

    Gustin, M. S.; Amos, H. M.; Huang, J.; Miller, M. B.; Heidecorn, K. (5/26/2015)
    Mercury (Hg) is a global health concern due to its toxicity and ubiquitous presence in the environment. Here we review current methods for measuring the forms of Hg in the atmosphere and models used to interpret these data. ...
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    Measuring experiential avoidance: A preliminary test of a working model 

    Hayes, Steven C.; Strosahl, K; Wilson, KG; Bissett, RT; Pistorello, J; Toarmino, D; Polusny, MA; Dykstra, TA; Batten, SV; Bergan, J; Stewart, SH; Zvolensky, MJ; Eifert, GH; Bond, FW; Forsyth, JP; Karekla, M; McCurry, SM (2004)
    The present study describes the development of a short, general measure of experiential avoidance, based on a specific theoretical approach to this process. A theoretically driven iterative exploratory analysis using ...
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    Measuring Weight Self-stigma: The Weight Self-stigma Questionnaire 

    Lillis, Jason; Luoma, Jason B.; Levin, Michael E.; Hayes, Steven C. (2010)
    Stigma associated with being overweight or obese is widespread. Given that weight loss is difficult to achieve and maintain, researchers have been calling for interventions that reduce the impact of weight stigma on life ...
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    Mechanical properties in thermoelectric oxides: Ideal strength, deformation mechanism, and fracture toughness 

    Li, Guodong; Aydemir, Umut; Morozov, Sergey I.; Miller, Samuel A.; An, Qi; Goddard III, William A.; Zhai, Pengcheng; Zhang, Qingjie; Snyder, G. Jeffrey (Elsevier, 2018)
    The recent dramatic improvements in high-performance thermoelectric (TE) oxides provide new exciting applications in the TE field, but the mechanical properties so important for engineering applications remain largely ...
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    Mechanical softening of thermoelectric semiconductor Mg2Si from nanotwinning 

    Li, Guodong; An, Qi; Morozov, Sergey I.; Duan, Bo; Goddard III, William A.; Zhai, Pengcheng; Zhang, Qingjie; Snyder, G. Jeffrey (Elsevier, 2018)
    Nanotwinning exhibits strengthening effects in many metals, semiconductors, and ceramics. However, we show from ab-initio calculations that nanotwins significantly decrease the strength of thermoelectric semiconductor ...
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    Mechanism and kinetics of the electrocatalytic reaction responsible for the high cost of hydrogen fuel cells 

    Cheng, Tao; Goddard, William A.; An, Qi; Xiao, Hai; Merinov, Boris; Morozov, Sergey (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2017)
    The sluggish oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) is a major impediment to the economic use of hydrogen fuel cells in transportation. In this work, we report the full ORR reaction mechanism for Pt(111) based on Quantum Mechanics ...
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    Mediators of change in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for pediatric chronic pain 

    Wicksell, Rikard K.; Olsson, Gunnar L.; Hayes, Steven C. (2011)
    Even though psychological interventions are well established in the treatment of pediatric chronic pain, there is a clear need for further development, especially with severely disabled patients. However, optimizing ...
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    Membrane-Modified Metal Triazole Complexes for the Electrocatalytic Reduction of Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide 

    Supakul, Skye N.; Barile, Christopher J. (2018)
    In this manuscript, an electrochemical architecture is designed that controls the kinetics of proton transfer to metal triazole complexes for electrocatalytic O-2 and CO2 reduction. Self-assembled monolayers of these ...
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    Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma Presenting as Gastric Ulcer: Case Report and Literature Review 

    Al Juboori, Alhareth; Kaur, Satinder; Reddy, Atigadda (Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine, 2017)
    Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) accounts for approximately 3% of all adult malignancies. True gastrointestinal metastases, specifically to gastric wall, have been rarely observed. Herein we describe a case of delayed metastasis ...
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    Microalloying boron carbide with silicon to achieve dramatically improved ductility 

    An, Qi; Goddard III, William A. (American Chemical Society, 2014)
    Boron carbide (B4C) is a hard material whose value for extended engineering applications such as body armor