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    • Autonomous Camera Drone 

      Agbayekhai, Martins; Caro, Ernesto
      The autonomous quadcopter drone follows a user carrying a GPS beacon and provides HD-quality video from above. The goal is to provide an aerial recording for an outdoor sports/adventure enthusiast, without any piloting ...
    • Autonomous Luggage Transportation System (ALTS) 

      Eierle, Alexander; Hagans, Jeffrey; Jones, Bradley; Kepinski, Paul; Kuang, Haoyan; Le, Max; Mohamed, Mo; Voigtlander, Eric
      The objective is the design and development of a Renewable/Sustainable Unmanned Baggage Buggy System for use within the Melbourne Airport. This buggy system will be capable of supporting baggage acquisition, travel, and ...
    • Azimuthal anisotropy of charged particles at high transverse momenta in Pb-Pb collisions at √s <inf>NN</inf>=2.76TeV 

      Baarmand, Marc M.; Dorney, B.; Hohlmann, Marcus; Kalakhety, H.; Vodopiyanov, Igor B.; Wolfgang, Adam; Tumasyan, A. R.; Sirunyan, A. M.; Khachatryan, Vardan; Chatrchyan, S. A. (2012-07-10)
      The azimuthal anisotropy of charged particles in Pb-Pb collisions at ffiffiffiffiffiffiffiffi sNN p ¼ 2:76 TeV is measured with the CMS detector at the LHC over an extended transverse momentum (pT) range up to approximately 60 ...
    • Azimuthal anisotropy of charged particles with transverse momentum up to 100 GeV/c in PbPb collisions at sNN=5.02 TeV 

      Sirunyan, A. M.; Tumasyan, A.; Adam, W.; Baarmand, M. M.; Bhopatkar, Vallary; Colafranceschi, S.; Hohlmann, M.; Noonan, D.; Roy, T.; Yumiceva, F. (2018-01-10)
      The Fourier coefficients v2 and v3 characterizing the anisotropy of the azimuthal distribution of charged particles produced in PbPb collisions at sNN=5.02 TeV are measured with data collected by the CMS experiment. The ...
    • Azimuthal anisotropy of π 0 and η mesons in Au + Au collisions at s NN = 200 GeV 

      Adare, Andrew Marshall; Afanasiev, Sergey V.; Aidala, Christine A.; Ajitanand, N. N.; Akiba, Yasuyuki; Al-Bataineh, H.; Alexander, John M.; Baksay, Gyöngyi; Baksay, László A.; Hohlmann, Marcus (2013-12-20)
      The azimuthal anisotropy coefficients v₂ and v₄ of π⁰ and η mesons are measured in Au + Au collisions at √sNN=200 GeV as a function of transverse momentum pT (1-14 GeV/c) and centrality. The extracted v₂ coefficients are ...
    • Azimuthal anisotropy of π0 production in Au+Au collisions at √sNN=200GeV: Path-length dependence of jet quenching and the role of initial geometry 

      Baksay, László A; Baksay, Gyöngyi; Hohlmann, Marcus; Adare, Andrew Marshall; Afanasiev, Sergei V.; Aidala, Christine A.; Ajitanand, N. N.; Akiba, Yasuyuki; Al-Bataineh, H.; Alexander, John M. (2010-09-27)
      We have measured the azimuthal anisotropy of π0 production for 1<pT<18GeV/c for Au+Au collisions at √sNN=200GeV. The observed anisotropy shows a gradual decrease for 3pT7-10GeV/c, but remains positive beyond 10GeV/c. The ...
    • Azimuthal correlations of electrons from heavy-flavor decay with hadrons in p+p and Au+Au collisions at √sNN=200 GeV 

      Baksay, Gyöngyi; Baksay, László A; Hohlmann, Marcus; Rembeczki, Szabolcs; Adare, Andrew Marshall; Afanasiev, Sergei V.; Aidala, Christine A.; Ajitanand, N. N.; Akiba, Yasuyuki; Al-Bataineh, H. (2011-04-26)
      Measurements of electrons from the decay of open-heavy-flavor mesons have shown that the yields are suppressed in Au+Au collisions compared to expectations from binary-scaled p+p collisions. These measurements indicate ...
    • Azimuthal decorrelation of jets widely separated in rapidity in pp collisions at √s = 7 TeV 

      The CMS collaboration; Sirunyan, A.M.; Khachatryan, V.; Baarmand, M.M.; Bhopatkar, Vallary; Noonan, D.; Colafranceschi, Stefano; Hohlmann, Marcus; Roy, Tuhin S.; Yumiceva, Francisco X. (2016-08-24)
      The decorrelation in the azimuthal angle between the most forward and the most backward jets (Mueller-Navelet jets) is measured in data collected in pp collisions with the CMS detector at the LHC at s=7 TeV. The measurement ...
    • Azimuthal-angle dependence of charged-pion-interferometry measurements with respect to second- and third-order event planes in Au+Au collisions at sNN =200 GeV 

      Baksay, Gyöngyi; Baksay, László A; Adare, Andrew Marshall; Afanasiev, Sergei V.; Aidala, C.; Ajitanand, N. N.; Akiba, Yasuyuki; Alexander, John M.; Aoki, Kazuya; Hohlmann, Marcus (2014-06-03)
      Charged-pion-interferometry measurements were made with respect to the second- and third-order event plane for Au+Au collisions at sNN=200 GeV. A strong azimuthal-angle dependence of the extracted Gaussian-source radii was ...
    • Azimuthally anisotropic emission of low-momentum direct photons in Au + Au collisions at √sNN =200 GeV 

      Adare, Andrew Marshall; Afanasiev, Sergey V.; Aidala, Christine A.; Ajitanand, N. N.; Akiba, Yasuyuki; Akimoto, R.; Baksay, Gyöngyi; Baksay, László A.; Dehmelt, Klaus; Hohlmann, Marcus (2016-12-06)
      The PHENIX experiment at the BNL Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider has measured second- and third-order Fourier coefficients of the azimuthal distributions of direct photons emitted at midrapidity in Au+Au collisions at ...
    • Babcock Street Pedestrian Underpass 

      Miller, Nicholas; Jansen, Jacob; Knowles, Roccou; Cano, Enrique; Akins, Ashley; Alshamari, Fahad
      The pedestrian underpass was developed in order to fulfill the needs of our client, The Florida Institute of Technology (FIT). The client goal was to improve pedestrian safety and access crossing Babcock Street (SR-507). ...
    • Background and study concerning water wave effects on airborne imagery 

      Bostater, Charles R. (2008-10-20)
      This paper describes ongoing research and initial results regarding collection of airborne imagery for detection of submerged features in optically shallow water types. The approach is to utilize land surface, water surface ...
    • Band gap modulation in polythiophene and polypyrrole-based systems 

      Kaloni, Thaneshwor P.; Schreckenbach, Georg; Freund, Michael S. (2016-11-09)
      In this paper, the structural and electronic properties of polythiophene and polyprrrole-based systems have been investigated using first-principles calculations both in periodic and oligomer forms. Of particular interest ...
    • Barriers to Mentoring Women of Color for Corporate Leadership: Implications for Organizations 

      Smith, Donna Marie (2018-12)
      Mentoring as a human capital development initiative is critical to leadership development for organizational sustainment. Previous research has identified that barriers to mentoring relationships for women of color in ...
    • The baryonic tully-fisher relationship for S4G galaxies and the "condensed" baryon fraction of galaxies 

      Mizusawa, Trisha F.; Zaritsky, Dennis; Courtois, Hélène M.; Muñoz-Mateos, Juan Carlos; Sorce, Jenny G.; Erroz-Ferrer, Santiago; Comerón, Sébastien; Gadotti, Dimitri Alexei; Gil De Paz, Armando; Hinz, Joannah L. (2014-05-02)
      We combine data from the Spitzer Survey for Stellar Structure in Galaxies, a recently calibrated empirical stellar mass estimator from Eskew et al., and an extensive database of H I spectral line profiles to examine the ...
    • Basic properties of Sobolev's spaces on time scales 

      Agarwal, Ravi P.; Otero-Espinar, Victoria; Perera, Kanishka; Vivero, Dolores R. (2006-05-28)
      We study the theory of Sobolev's spaces of functions defined on a closed subinterval of an arbitrary time scale endowed with the Lebesgue Δ-measure; analogous properties to that valid for Sobolev's spaces of functions ...
    • Bayesian defeat of camouflage 

      Cofer, Rufus H. (1992-09-21)
      A new technique is shown for refining and reducing incoming camouflage data based upon the Bayesian paradigm. Innovation is displayed in use of a statistical conditioning sequence that avoids the need to form target features ...
    • Behavioral Economic Analyses of Reinforcement in the Experimental Analysis of Human Behavior 

      Chastain, James Allen (2016-07)
      Evidence-based advances in the field of Behavior Analysis have begun to demonstrate ways in which behavioral-economic methods may provide a coherent understanding of responding and consumption of reinforcers. This ...
    • Benthic Foraminiferal Distributions in a Shallow Subtropical Estuary and the Influence of Environmental Factors 

      Zamora Duran, Maria Angelica (2016-12)
      Benthic foraminiferal communities are potentially useful tools for assessing and monitoring estuarine ecosystems and as bioindicators of water quality and pollution. To evaluate this indicator for the Indian River Lagoon ...
    • Benthic marine calcifiers coexist with CaCO3-undersaturated seawater worldwide. 

      Lebrato, Mario; Andersson, Andreas J.; Ries, Justin Baker; ARONSON, RICHARD B.; Lamare, Miles D.; Koeve, Wolfgang; Oschlies, Andreas; Iglesias-Rodríguez, María Débora; Thatje, Sven; Vos, Stephanie C. (2016-07-01)
      Ocean acidification and decreasing seawater saturation state with respect to calcium carbonate (CaCO3) minerals have raised concerns about the consequences to marine organisms that build CaCO3 structures. A large proportion ...