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    • Objects of Immortality: Hairwork and Mourning in Victorian Visual Culture 

      Harmeyer, Rachel (2018)
      Often misunderstood as purely an artifact of mourning, hairwork was exchanged as a living, sentimental token of love and friendship in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Hair was an artifact of affection and a material ...
    • Online Gambling Behavior: The Impacts of Cumulative Outcomes, Recent Outcomes, and Prior Use 

      Ma, Xiao; Kim, Seung Hyun; Kim, Sung S. (Information Systems Research, 6/27/2014)
      The objective of this work is to examine various psychological forces underlying the behavior of people’s online gambling, an increasingly popular form of entertainment in the gaming industry. Drawing on extant theories, ...
    • Onset and progression of with-the-rule astigmatism in children with infantile nystagmus syndrome 

      Wang, Jingyun; Wyatt, Lauren M.; Felius, Joost; Stager, David R., Jr.; Stager, David R., Sr.; Birch, Eileen E.; Bedell, Harold E. (Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 2010-01)
      Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine the onset and progression of with-the-rule (WTR) astigmatism during the first 8 years of life in children with idiopathic infantile nystagmus syndrome (INS) or INS associated ...
    • Open Scholarship Workshop 

      Davis-Van Atta, Taylor (2018-11-16)
      Slides from a workshop delivered Nov 16, 2018, in University of Houston Libraries' Digital Research Commons (DRC). This workshop addresses some of the core values and practices of open scholarship, primarily from a humanist ...
    • Openness & Latinos’ Attitudes 

      Perez, Daniel (2018)
      The practice of using personality traits to explain mass behavior has become increasingly applied to the political science literature. Openness to experience is known to predict liberal social views among non-Hispanic ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia 

      Weatherspoon, Jamal (2018)
      with the spread of people all over the globalizing world, abu dhabi has created a desert oasis and is feverishly trying to attract firms and citizens from all over.
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Basel, Switzerland 

      Legra, Francis (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are "metropolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world," according to the Brookings Institution. Basel, ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Brisbane, Australia 

      Al-Helfi, Zynab (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are “metropolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world,” according to The Brookings Institution. Btisbane, ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Dublin, Ireland 

      White, Sara (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are "metropolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world," according to the Brookings Institution. Dublin ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Edinburgh, Scotland 

      Esponda, Almundena (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are "metropolitan areas that are appealing, open and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world," according to The Brookings Institution. Edinburgh, ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: London, UK 

      Perea, Andrea (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are “metrapolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world,” according to The Brookings Institution: Liverpool, ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Melbourne, Australia 

      Carr, Chistopher; Pena Nakouzi, Constanza (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are “metropolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world,” according to The Brookings Institution. Melbourne ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Milan, Italy 

      Paquet, Brent (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are “metropolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world,” according to The Brookings Institution. Milan, ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Mumbai, India 

      Maxwell, Aaron (2018)
      According to The Brookings Institution, globally fluent cities are "metropolitan areas that are appealing, open and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world." The Dharavi ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Paris, France 

      Bui, Khoi (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are "metropolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world," according to The Brookings Institution. Paris, ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Sydney, Australia 

      Gonzalez, Eliana (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are " metropolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting to the Brookings Institution. sydney, Australia is presented in 3 parts: business climate, ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Vancouver, Canada 

      Getman-Villarreal, Melanie (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are “metropolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world,” according to The Brookings Institution. Vancouver, ...
    • Opportunity + Appeal: Vienna, Austria 

      Chabokrow, Claudia; Pourghaed, Sara (2018)
      Globally fluent cities are “metropolitan areas that are appealing, open, and opportunity-rich which serve as magnets for attracting people and firms from around the world,” according to The Brookings Institution. Vienna, ...
    • Optimal Taylor–Couette flow: direct numerical simulations 

      Monico, Rodolfo O.; Stevens, Richard J. A. M.; Grossmann, Siegfried; Verzicco, Roberto; Lohse, Detlef (Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2012-10)
      We numerically simulate turbulent Taylor–Couette flow for independently rotating inner and outer cylinders, focusing on the analogy with turbulent Rayleigh–Bénard flow. Reynolds numbers of Rei= 8 x 10^3 and Reo=+/-4 x 10^3 ...
    • Optimal Taylor–Couette flow: radius ratio dependence 

      Monico, Rodolfo O.; Huisman, Sander G.; Jannink, Tim J. G.; Van Gils, Dennis P. M.; Verzicco, Roberto; Grossmann, Siegfried; Sun, Chao; Lohse, Detlef (Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2013-10)
      Taylor–Couette flow with independently rotating inner ( i ) and outer ( o ) cylinders is explored numerically and experimentally to determine the effects of the radius ratio on the system response. Numerical simulations ...