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Using easily available data to build collections and understand faculty research for subject librarians
Building collection and assisting with faculty research are two major responsibilities for subject librarians. Collection and research needs are unique to campuses and departments subject librarians serve for. How could ...
Piloting emerging research workshops at University of Houston
University of Houston has recently launched a new initiative called 50 in 5, which aims to increase research output by 50% in 5 years. The liaison department has restructured to have a research team to better respond to ...
2018 STEM Librarians South Conference Slideshow
Towards the Development and Characterization of a Torque Sensor for Volitional Control of a Pediatric Exoskeleton
Each year in the U.S., between 1200 and 1500 school-aged children are diagnosed with cerebral palsy, a neurological disorder affecting body movement and the nervous system. The development of lightweight and custom ...
Understanding Rules for Engineering Large Genomically Integrated Mammalian Gene Circuits
Understanding Rules for Engineering Large Genomically Integrated Mammalian Gene Circuits , Aldulaimi NB , Piepergerdes TC , O’Connell RW , Bashor CJ, Endowing mammalian cells with therapeutic phenotypes is an important ...
Synthesis and Optical Properties of a Solid Solution between Boron and Aluminum in NaBa(B9-xAl1-x)O15: Eu2+
Solid state white lighting replaces traditional fluorescent and incandescent lighting due to its higher efficiency and longer lifetimes. One method used to produce solid state white light is combining a near-UV LED with ...
Designing Chemical Treatments for Mineral Scale Using Microfluidics
Mineral scale is a major production challenge for upstream oil and gas processes. Over time, the formation of inorganic precipitates hinders flow capacity by obstructing equipment. Treating and preventing these deposits ...
How Effective is Chlorhexidine Gluconate on Preventing Surgical Site Infections?
In the prevention of SSIs how does the use of chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) compared with povidone-iodine or other solutions, impact the development of SSIs within 30 days postoperatively.
Study of Charge Transfer Characteristics in Hybrid Polymer Solar Cells Using Intensity Modulated Spectroscopy
Polymer solar cells are widely investigated for their low-cost fabrication process and promising power conversion efficiency (PCE). The highest PCE reported in these cells is 12.6%, which is barely enough to make it a ...
Stem cell heterogeneity as a driver of cystic fibrosis
Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that is characterized by chronic inflammation and build-up of mucus in the lungs. While treatments for the disease do exist, most target the symptoms of the illness and do not ...