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    • Bacillus pumilus SAFR-032 Genome Revisited: Sequence Update and Re-Annotation 

      Stepanov, Victor G.; Tirumalai, Madhan R.; Montazari, Saied; Checinska, Aleksandra; Venkateswaran, Kasthuri; Fox, George E. (PLoS One, 6/28/2016)
      Bacillus pumilus strain SAFR-032 is a non-pathogenic spore-forming bacterium exhibiting an anomalously high persistence in bactericidal environments. In its dormant state, it is capable of withstanding doses of ultraviolet ...
    • Bacillus safensis FO-36b and Bacillus pumilusSAFR-032: a whole genome comparison of two spacecraft assembly facility isolates 

      Tirumalai, Madhan R.; Stepanov, Victor G.; Wünsche, Andrea; Montazari, Saied; Gonzalez, Tacquel O.; Venkateswaran, Kasthuri; Fox, George E. (BMC Microbiology, 6/8/2018)
      Bacillus strains producing highly resistant spores have been isolated from cleanrooms and space craft assembly facilities. Organisms that can survive such conditions merit planetary protection concern and if that resistance ...
    • Backscattering of Underwater Noise by Bubble Clouds 

      Sarkar, Kausik; Prosperetti, Andrea (The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 1993-06)
      This paper is a continuation of an earlier one [Prosperetti et al., J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 93, XXX (1993)] in which the low?frequency backscattering of sound by hemispherical bubble clouds at the ocean’s surface was studied. ...
    • Backwards in Heels: Partnering for Learner-centered Pedagogy in Online Modules 

      Lierman, Ashley (EDUCAUSE, 2015-10-28)
      This poster describes the process by which librarians at the University of Houston collaborated with one another and with teaching faculty in the English department to develop and pilot a learner-centered online learning ...
    • Bacteria and Virus Control by Electrochemical Coagulation and Microfiltration 

      Tanneru, Charan Tej (2014-05)
      Bench-scale experiments were performed to evaluate microorganism control by electrochemical coagulation and membrane microfiltration. Natural organic matter (NOM) present in natural waters appears to reduce the effectiveness ...
    • Bacterial Adhesion and Motility on Silanized Glass Surfaces 

      Sharma, Sumedha (August 201)
      Attachment of bacteria to surfaces is the first step in the formation of biofilms. Medical, industrial, and technological applications require effective control over biofilm formation, and control of initial bacterial ...
    • Bacterial Consortium and Effect of Different Conditions on Cell Growth Using Naphthalene as a Sole Carbon Source by the Bacteria Isolated from Soil Samples Collected from Oil Refineries in Texas 

      Jagtap, Dipti (2017-05)
      Petrochemical refineries and human activities are responsible for release of carcinogenic compounds known as Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs). Adverse effects of these compounds on human health and ecosystem resulted ...
    • Bacterial genotyping by 16S rRNA mass cataloging 

      Jackson, George W.; McNichols, Roger J.; Fox, George E.; Willson, Richard C. (BMC Bioinformatics, 2006-06)
      Background: It has recently been demonstrated that organism identifications can be recovered from mass spectra using various methods including base-specific fragmentation of nucleic acids. Because mass spectrometry is ...
    • Bacteriophage Imaging Immunoassay for Point of Care Diagnostics 

      Kim, Jinsu (August 201)
      Point-of-care (PoC) devices are used for medical testing at or near the site of patient care. Due to its low cost, simple assay operation, and ease of mass production, the lateral flow immunoassay (LFA) is one of the most ...
    • Bailey Mustain - Bachelor of Music - Junior Recital 

      Mustain, Bailey
      Cello Suite : Prelude / J.S. Bach (1685-1750)--Serenade / Franz Schubert (1872-1958)-- Concerto for Bass Tuba (1954) : Allegro Moderato; Romanza / R. Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
    • Banking on the American Dream: A Quantitative Study of Determinants of Latino Immigrants’ Bank Account Use in Houston, Texas, United States of America 

      Barros Lane, Liza (May 2018)
      For most people in the United States, the financial system constrains financial opportunities through access to the credit system (Levine, 2005). The credit system allows individuals--who do not have enough capital--to ...
    • Barbara Drumheller 

      Drumheller, Barbara (2016-10-12)
      Barbara Drumheller graduated with a BA in Literature and a BBA in Finance from the University of Texas. She went from there to Texas Tech University in Lubbock where she earned a J.D. She spent quite a few years writing ...
    • Baseline Assessment of Knowledge and Attitudes Regarding Pain of Nurses in a Comprehensive Cancer Center 

      Spencer, Gloria M.; 0000-0001-5502-9992 (2016-05)
      Pain management outcomes for hospitalized patients are often inadequate. One explanation validated in the literature is inadequate pain management by nurses due to a lack of knowledge and their negative attitudes. The ...
    • Basic Querying with SPARQL 

      Weidner, Andrew (2015-04-23)
      The SPARQL Protocol and RDF Query Language is an essential linked data technology used to create, maintain, and retrieve RDF information. This session will provide an introduction to basic SPARQL query syntax including ...
    • Batch It: A Quicker Way to Bring ETDs into the Bibliographic Utility 

      Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi (2013-02-28)
      As the University of Houston moves toward an all-electronic thesis and dissertation submission process, the ability to provide efficient description and access to the increased volume of ETDs is more important than ever. ...
    • Bathing in History - Damascus 

      Alhakeem, Gada (2020-05)
      “England knows Egypt; Egypt is what England knows; England knows that Egypt cannot have self-government; England confirms that by occupying Egypt; for the Egyptians. Egypt is what England has occupied and now governs; ...
    • Bayou City DAMS: Implementation Phase One, Outside the Box 

      Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Krewer, Drew; Washington, Anne; Richardson, Matthew; Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi (2016-12-08)
      This presentation was given by members of the Bayou City DAMS implementation team in an Open Forum to the UH Libraries. The presentation provides an overview of the open source software tools developed and adopted by the ...
    • Bayou City DAMS: Outside the Box 

      Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Washington, Anne; Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi; Richardson, Matthew (2017-01-11)
      The University of Houston (UH) Libraries made an institutional commitment in late 2015 to migrate the data for its digitized cultural heritage collections to open source systems for preservation and access: Hydra-in-a-Box, ...
    • Bayou City DAMS: Post-Harvey & Pre-Hyrax 

      Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Washington, Anne; Elizondo, Marcus; Scott, Bethany; Crocken, Todd (2018-05-15)
      This is a lightning talk delivered at the May 2018 South Central States Fedora Users Group meeting held at the J.J. Pickle Research Campus in Austin, Texas. The talk provides updates on the Bayou City Digital Asset Management ...
    • BBW Seeks FWB: an Exploration of Risk among Women-Seeking-Women via Craigslist 

      Ford, Amanda F. (May 2014)
      In the face of a national discourse aimed at bridging gaps in healthcare and related services, the importance of illuminating areas of disparity for under-researched, marginalized populations is key to making significant ...