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    • 2011-01 DATABook-Houston 

      Hobby Center for Public Policy, University of Houston (Hobby Center for Public Policy, 2/1/2011)
    • 2011-02 DATABook-Houston 

      Hobby Center for Public Policy, University of Houston (2/14/2012)
    • 2011-03 DATABook Houston 

      Hobby Center for Public Policy, University of Houston (2/14/2012)
    • 2018 STEM Librarians South Conference Slideshow 

      Lopez, Erica (2018-07-20)
    • 2018 STEM Librarians South Conference: Schedule of Events and Abstracts 

      Unknown author (University of Houston Libraries, 2018-07-20)
      The complete schedule of events and abstracts for the 2018 STEM Librarians South Conference, hosted by University of Houston Libraries, July 19 & 20, 2018. The STEM Librarians South Conference focuses on topics related to ...
    • 3D Printing Soft Electronics 

      Hunter, Brianna (2018)
      The University of Houston received NSF funding to hold an REU researching Neurotechnologies to help the body move, heal, and feel again. Of specific importance is developing brain machine interfaces that optimize both ...
    • 5 A’s Intervention to Increase Smoking Cessation in Primary Care 

      Mobolade, Christiana (2019-04-12)
      Tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of death in US adults. Healthcare providers have frequent contacts with their patients yearly in primary care clinics and are well positioned to identify patients who smoke ...
    • A Black Death: Can Relic Oysters Be Used in Restoration Efforts? 

      Sanchez-Ruffra, Rachel (2018)
      The eastern oyster, Crassostrea virginica, plays an important role in estuarine ecosystems, but populations have been decimated compared to historic levels. Large storm events, including hurricanes, periodically eliminate ...
    • A Comparison of Self Reported Physical Activity and ActiGraph Recorded Physical Activity Amongst Young Adults 

      Love, Avery N.; Dolan, Chad T. (2017)
      Introduction. A quick, inexpensive, and noninvasive method to assess the physical activity (PA) level of an individual is to use a questionnaire in which a subject recalls their usual weekly activity. The information from ...
    • A Culturally-Tailored Smoking Cessation Intervention for Latinos 

      Absar, Eden; Srivastava, Prakriti; Wang, Aitong (2018)
      Leading causes of death among Latinos in the U.S include cancer (of which, lung cancer is the most frequent cause of cancer death), heart disease, unintentional injuries, and stroke. Three of these four causes have a ...
    • A Field Study of the Antecedents and Performance Consequences of Perceived Accountability 

      Mero, Neal P.; Guidice, Rebecca M.; Werner, Steve (Journal of Management, 9/1/2014)
      Building on theoretical and empirical work considering the implications of accountability on individual behavior, the authors explored the antecedents and consequences of individual perceptions of accountability for job ...
    • A Heterogeneous Robotics Team for Large-Scale Seismic Sensing 

      Sudarshan, Srikanth K. V.; Montano, Victor; Nguyen, An; McClimans, Michael; Chang, Li; Stewart, Robert; Becker, Aaron T. (IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 2/8/2017)
      Seismic surveying requires placing a large number of sensors (geophones) in a grid pattern, triggering a seismic event, and recording vibration readings. The goal of the surveying is often to locate subsurface resources. ...
    • A Latent Class Analysis of Personal Values in Young Adults 

      Smack, Avante J.; Herzhoff, Kathrin; Tang, Rui; Walker, Rheeda L.; Tackett, Jennifer L. (Collabra: Psychology, 2017-12)
      Human values and motivations are a powerful predictor of behavior, and Schwartz's taxonomy offers a meaningful organizational system for robust value dimensions (Schwartz, 1992). Although values clearly represent a meaningful ...
    • A Letter from San Francisco 

      Scamardo, Peter (5.2019)
      Imagine North America, the year 1763. The British have just defeated the French in the Seven Years' War. Now imagine that, in the aftermath of the war, the British agree to a form of Benjamin Franklin's Albany Plan, creating ...
    • A Library in C++ for Graphical Password and Human Verification 

      Limaye, Sagar; Biyani, Pulkit; Moghe, Vaibhavi (2017)
      A graphical authentication method is implemented through selection of discretized points on an image. Discretization is used in click-based graphical passwords so that approximately correct entries can be accepted by the ...
    • A longitudinal examination of the associations between shyness, drinking motives, alcohol use, and alcohol-related problems 

      Young, Chelsie M.; DiBello, Angelo M.; Traylor, Zachary K.; Zvolensky, Michael J.; Neighbors, Clayton (Alcoholism: Clinical, and Experimental Research, 2015-09)
      Background: The current study evaluated the roles of drinking motives and shyness in predicting problem alcohol use over two years. Methods: First-year college student drinkers (N=818) completed assessments of alcohol use ...
    • A Longitudinal Study of Racial Discrimination and Risk for Death Ideation in African American Youth 

      Walker, Rheeda L.; Francis, David; Brody, Gene H.; Simons, Ronald L.; Cutrona, Carolyn; Gibbons, Frederick X. (Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 05/03/16)
      Although multiple studies have found that African Americans commonly experience racial discrimination, available studies have yet to examine how perceived racism might be related to suicide vulnerability in African American ...
    • A Magnetic Manipulator Cooled With Liquid Nitrogen 

      Isichei, Benedict; Becker, Aaron T.; Leclerc, Julien (IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 8/6/2018)
      Miniature robots manipulated by external magnetic fields could enable less invasive surgeries. Magnetic tools, capsules, or medication can be controlled inside a human body using electromagnets. However, resistive magnetic ...
    • A Methodology for Conducting Retrospective Chart Review Research in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 

      Gearing, Robin E.; Mian, Irfan A.; Barber, Jim; Ickowicz, Abel (Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2006-08)
      Introduction: Retrospective research has become largely undervalued and underutilized in child and adolescent psychiatry with the increasing singular focus on randomized control trials, despite the wealth of clinically ...