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      Rooks, Dana; Bailey, Charles W. Jr. (University Libraries, University of Houston, 1990)
    • Paige Quiñones 

      Quiñones, Paige (2017-09-20)
      Paige Quiñones received her MFA from the Ohio State University, where she was a poetry editor for The Journal. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Barrow Street, Juked, McSweeney’s, Muzzle Magazine, Quarterly West, ...
    • Pain-related Anxiety and Smoking Outcomes: The Explanatory Role of Dysphoria 

      Smit, Tanya (12.2018)
      Scientific evidence suggests that pain-related anxiety may contribute to the maintenance of tobacco addiction among smokers with varying levels of pain. Yet, no work has investigated the relation between pain-related anxiety ...
    • Pain-related Anxiety and Smoking Processes: The Explanatory Role of Dysphoria 

      Smit, Tanya (2018)
      Scientific evidence suggests that pain-related anxiety may contribute to the maintenance of tobacco addiction among smokers with varying levels of pain. Yet, no work has investigated the relation between pain-related anxiety ...
    • Paper-based Test for Low-cost Diagnosis of Sickle Cell Anemia 

      Lezzar, Dalia; Shevkoplyas, Sergey S. (2017)
    • Parallel Self-Assembly of Polyominoes Under Uniform Control Inputs 

      Manzoor, Sheryl; Sheckman, Samuel; Lonsford, Jarrett; Kim, Hoyeon; Kim, Min Jun; Becker, Aaron T. (IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 6/15/2017)
      We present fundamental progress on parallel self-assembly using large swarms of microscale particles in complex environments, controlled not by individual navigation, but by a uniform, global, external force with the same ...
    • Parent-Adolescent Concordance in Borderline Pathology and Why It Matters 

      Wall, Kiana; Ahmed, Yusra; Sharp, Carla (2017)
    • Parental Gestures and Their Role During Social Interactions with Deaf, Autistic and Typically Developing Children 

      Arif , Zainab (2018)
      The study aimed to understand how parental gestures are used and guide children’s attention by observing social interaction. The study specifically focused on parental gesture use and child’s gaze allocation of three ...
    • Paris: The Great Flood of 1910 

      Chambless, Sara (2017)
    • Parks + Park Systems: Boston 

      Garcia, Juan; Malonaey, Natasha (2018)
      Public park systems are one of the great urban frameworks for daily life and city development. Memorial Park Conservancy sponsored student research into the park systems of Great American Cities like Boston, Massachusetts ...
    • Parks + Park Systems: New York City 

      Diaz, Maria; Portocarrero, Stefani (2018)
      The Borough of Manhattan is part of one of the best functioning cities in the United States; through this research we intend to further our understanding of how the parks and parkways improve the city and the lives of its ...
    • Parks + Park Systems: San Francisco 

      Liu, Richard; Solis, Roberto (2018)
      Research concerning how San Francisco parks are used and were developed. Conservation and renovation efforts are highlighted to show how these parks have become popular and successful.
    • Parks + Park Systems: St. Louis 

      Cuvelier, Ariana; Trejo, Cristina (2018)
      Public park systems are one of the great urban frameworks for daily life and city development. Memorial Park Conservancy sponsored student research into the park systems of Great American Cities like St. Louis, MO to ...
    • Particle Computation: Complexity, Algorithms, and Logic 

      Becker, Aaron T.; Demaine, Erik D.; Fekete, Sándor P.; Lonsford, Jarrett; Morris-Wright, Rose (Natural Computing, 12/8/2017)
      We investigate algorithmic control of a large swarm of mobile particles (such as robots, sensors, or building material) that move in a 2D workspace using a global input signal (such as gravity or a magnetic field). Upon ...
    • Partners and Proposal Readiness 

      O'Toole, Erin (2018-07-20)
      Subject librarians at the University of North Texas have partnered with the graduate school and teaching faculty to prepare STEM students for a major milestone in the graduate life cycle – writing the dissertation or ...
    • The Past and Future of Greens Bayou: How Can We Reduce Flooding? 

      Santhosh, Samyuktha (2019-04)
      Greens Bayou covers portions of the cities of Houston and Humble, Texas; it encompasses 12 square miles and is cramped by the Hardy Toll Road to the east, Rankin Road to the north, Veteran’s Memorial to the west road to ...
    • PDMP Utilization to Decrease Prescription Opioid Overdose Deaths 

      Ugochukwu, Kenechukwu (2019-04-12)
      On average, 130 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose. From 1999 to 2016, more than 200,000 people died in the U.S. from overdoses related to prescription opioids (CDC, 2017). Prescription Drug Monitoring Program ...
    • PeaceJam: A Model of Peace Education 

      Trachte, Brian (University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work, 2005)
      This research project examines the PeaceJam model and reviews the literature surrounding peace and nonviolence. The PeaceJam model is comprised of three parts: education, inspiration, and action. Students educate themselves ...
    • Perceived FOMC: The Making of Hawks, Doves and Swingers 

      Bordo, Michael D.; Istrefi, Klodiana (4/1/2019)
      Narrative records in US newspapers reveal that about 70 percent of Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) members who served during the last 55 years are perceived to have had persistent policy preferences over time, as ...
    • Perceptions of Partners’ Problematic Alcohol Use Affect Relationship Outcomes Beyond Partner Self-Reported Drinking: Alcohol Use in Committed Romantic Relationships 

      Rodriguez, Lindsey M.; Øverup, Camilla S.; Neighbors, Clayton (Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 2013-09)
      Alcohol use is prevalent among college students, including those who are in committed romantic relationships. Individuals’ perceptions of their partner’s alcohol use may have significant effects on how they view both their ...