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    • The mid-infrared emission of M87 

      Perlman, Eric S.; Mason, Rachel E.; Packham, Christopher C.; Levenson, Nancy A.; Elitzur, Moshe; Schaefer, Justin J.; Imanishi, Masatoshi; Sparks, William B.; Radomski, James T. (2007-07-10)
      We discuss Subaru and Spitzer Space Telescope imaging and spectroscopy of M87 in the mid-infrared (mid-IR) from 5 to 35 μm. These observations allow us to investigate mid-IR emission mechanisms in the core of M87 and to ...
    • Migration from a Waterfall/non SEI CMM compliant process to a RUP/SEI CMM compliant process 

      Chamberlin, Chad Amos (2003-04-29)
      Software Life Cycle processes play a key role in the successful development of software products. Software processes continue to evolve as the field of software development progresses toward being a true engineering ...
    • Millennial-scale temperature change velocity in the continental northern neotropics 

      Correa-Metrio, Alexander; Bush, Mark B.; Sosa-Nájera, Susana; Lozano-Garcia, Socorro (2013-12-02)
      Climate has been inherently linked to global diversity patterns, and yet no empirical data are available to put modern climate change into a millennial-scale context. High tropical species diversity has been linked to slow ...
    • Millennial-scale vegetation changes in the tropical Andes using ecological grouping and ordination methods 

      Urrego, Dunia Heidi; Hooghíemstra, Henry; Rama-Corredor, Oscar; Martrat, Belen; Grimalt, Joan O.; Thompson, Lonnie G.; Bush, Mark B.; González-Carranza, Zaire; Hanselman., Jennifer A.; Valencia, Bryan G.; Velásquez-Ruiz, César (2016-03-21)
      We compare eight pollen records reflecting climatic and environmental change from northern and southern sites in the tropical Andes. Our analysis focuses on the last 30 000 years, with particular emphasis on the Pleistocene ...
    • MINDFul: A Novel Virtual System Migration Decision-making Framework for Automated Cyber-Resiliency 

      Lowing, Nicholas James (2018-12)
      Virtual system migration has revolutionized modern computing. As an advantageous byproduct of virtualization, virtual system migration has allowed for cheaper, more robust cloud management. The selection of a destination ...
    • Mindshare: a collaborative peer-to-peer system for small groups 

      Farrington, Gareth Charles (2005-04-19)
      We present Mindshare, a system for small group collaboration using Peer to Peer networking technology. This paper details the motivation behind its design, how it benefits users and details of its construction and operation. ...
    • Minimizing N-points interpolation curvature, heuristics for solutions using arcs and lines 

      Vishen, Rahul; Silaghi, Marius Cӑlin (2013-02-11)
      Knowing a set of points on a curve, the interpolation problem is to hypothesize the location of the intermediary ones. A large set of interpolation techniques are known. We address the problem of generating a path with ...
    • Mining Location and User Information from Users' Trajectories 

      Tomasini, Marcello (2017-12)
      The understanding of human mobility is integral to the advancement of many fields including public health, city planning, economic forecasting, and it attracts the interest of researchers from a broad number of fields. ...
    • Minnesota Multiphasic Inventory-2 Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) Personality Characteristics of Parents Evaluated for Child Neglect 

      Burch, Emily (2018-08)
      The primary purpose of this study was to examine Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Assessment-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) profiles of parents who underwent psychological evaluation subsequent to substantiated claims ...
    • mioC transcription, initiation of replication, and the eclipse in Escherichia coli 

      Bogan, Joseph A.; Helmstetter, Charles E. (1996-04)
      The potential role of mioC transcription as a negative regulator of initiation of chromosome replication in Escherichia coli was evaluated. When initiation was aligned by a shift of dnaC2(Ts) mutants to nonpermissive ...
    • Mitigating Memory Randomization Weaknesses via Moving Target Defense 

      Aldossary, Sultan M. (2018-12)
      In this dissertation, we address the problem of weakness of address space layout randomization. The address space randomization technique was proposed to make determining the address of a shared library more difficult ...
    • A Mixed Method Study on the Impact of Industry Sponsored Projects on Senior Capstone Design Student’s Motivational Factors 

      Shah, Devanshi (2019-05)
      This thesis examines the change in student motivation through a yearlong senior capstone design course with respect to their choice of project type. The senior capstone design projects offered at the university fall into ...
    • Mixed monotone-generalized contractions in partially ordered probabilistic metric spaces 

      Ćirić, Łjubomir B.Bomir; Agarwal, Ravi P.; Samet, B. (2011-09-23)
      In this article, a new concept of mixed monotone-generalized contraction in partially ordered probabilistic metric spaces is introduced, and some coupled coincidence and coupled fixed point theorems are proved. The theorems ...
    • Mixed monotone-generalized contractions in partially ordered probabilistic metric spaces 

      Agarwal, Ravi P. (2011-12-23)
      In this article, a new concept of mixed monotone-generalized contraction in partially ordered probabilistic metric spaces is introduced, and some coupled coincidence and coupled fixed point theorems are proved. The ...
    • A Mixed-Reality Approach for Cyber-situation Awareness 

      Joshi, Tapas Dipakkumar (2017-12)
      As the proliferation and adoption of smart devices increase, there is an unprecedented amount of data being released into the network every second. Computer networks are the carriers for the movement of this ever generating ...
    • A Mobile App for the Virtual Climate Adaptation Library 

      Barber, Michael; Mickus, Martynas; Reveron, Cesar; Rosenberg, Michael
      Our goal for this project was to make the Virtual Climate Adaptation Library available through an Android/Google and iOS app. This is interesting because this document repository is already in use in the field globally but ...
    • Mobile Applications for Livy’s Hope 

      Alnofal, Ali; Almazrouei, Manea; Lemieux, Heather; Strasser, Heather
      Livy’s Hope is an organization focused on raising epilepsy awareness and supporting children with medical needs. Every year in July they run a nationwide event called “Lemonade for Livy” in which Lemonade stands are set ...
    • Mobile Attendance Application 

      Almazrouei, Ebrahim; Gonzalez, Alexander; Lopez, Constantine; Weber, Gerard
      Goals •Improve the process of taking attendance •Give instructors easy access to attendance data •Develop a simple interface for both students and instructors
    • Mobile in-situ visualization 

      Tehrani, Mahdi Abbaspour (2017-09-01)
      In this work we present a new distributed technique to geometrically calibrate multiple projectors on a fiducial free arbitrary surface using multiple casually aligned cameras where every point of the surface is seen by ...
    • Mobile solar charging station 

      Trimboli, Vince; Burghardt, Christina; Torres, Giordano Benitez; Quintana, Rolando; Kearney, James
      The solar charging station is a portable solution for any kind of outdoor recreation, hobby, or activity that requires a moderate amount of energy. The project revolves around constructing a charger controller that will ...