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Works from 2023

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How Easy is it to Feed Everyone? Economic Alternatives to Eliminate Human Nutrition Deficits, Theresa K. Meyer and Joshua M. Pearce

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Biodegradable magnesium materials regulate ROS-RNS balance in pro-inflammatory macrophage environment, Maria P. Kwesiga, Amani A. Gillette, Fatemeh Razaviamri, Margaret E. Plank, Alexia L. Canull, Zachary Alesch, Weilue He, Bruce P. Lee, and Roger J. Guillory

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An effective fluorescent probe for detection of phosgene based on naphthalimide dyes in liquid and gaseous phases, Yibin Zhang, Xianyu Qiu, Boling Wang, Xiaoling Liu, Yueting Cheng, Xiaoqian Rong, Yanhong Kuang, Lin Sun, Jun Liu, Rudy L. Luck, and Haiying Liu

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Formation processes of shallow ground ice in permafrost in the Northeastern Qinghai-Tibet Plateau: A stable isotope perspective, Yuzhong Yang, Xiaoyan Guo, Qingbai Wu, Huijun Jin, and Fengjing Liu

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Prognostics of Lithium-Ion batteries using knowledge-constrained machine learning and Kalman filtering, Guangxing Bai, Yunsheng Su, Maliha Maisha Rahman, and Zequn Wang

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Probing the initial stages of iron surface corrosion: Effect of O2 and H2O on surface carbonation, Chathura de Alwis, Mikhail Trought, Ethan J. Crumlin, Slavomir Nemsak, and Kathryn A. Perrine

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Automated modal identification by quantification of high-spatial-resolution response measurements, Charles Dorn and Yongchao Yang

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Porous-fin microchannel heat sinks for future micro-electronics cooling, Mostafa Fathi, Mohammad Mahdi Heyhat, Mohammad Zabetian Targhi, and Sajjad Bigham

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Investigation of the Antifreezing, Skid Resistance, and Waterproof Performances of an Acrylic and Polytetrafluoroethylene Coating for Asphalt Pavement, Chao Peng, Hanneng Yang, Xinyi Yuan, Zhanping You, Fang Xu, Li Lu, Hongchao Ma, Yudong Hu, Yafeng Liu, and Tianhao Wu

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Hydrothermal synthesis of a novel expanded vermiculite/xonotlite composite for thermal insulation, Xiaoben Wang, Jinpeng Feng, Jiann Yang Hwang, Tianya Dai, Shuhan Liu, Zhenjiang Wu, Wei Mo, and Xiujuan Su

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Occurrence and risk of iodinated X-ray contrast media in source and tap water from Jiangsu province, China, Xinying Cheng, Yubao Xia, Qiuyi Ji, Qingsong Ji, Huiming Li, Jiehong Guo, Shiyin Li, Shaogui Yang, Limin Zhang, and Huan He

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Deep convolutional generative adversarial network with semi-supervised learning enabled physics elucidation for extended gear fault diagnosis under data limitations, Kai Zhou, Edward Diehl, and Jiong Tang

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Sign-preserving second-order IMPEC time discretization and its application in compressible miscible displacement with Darcy-Forchheimer models, Wenjing Feng, Hui Guo, Lulu Tian, and Yang Yang

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Efficient electrochemical CO2 reduction to CO by metal and nitrogen co-doped carbon catalysts derived from pharmaceutical wastes adsorbed on commercial carbon nanotubes, Yang Gang, Boyang Li, Siyuan Fang, John Pellessier, Lingzhe Fang, Fuping Pan, Zichen Du, Yun Hang Hu, Tao Li, Guofeng Wang, and Ying Li

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Seeking rhetorical validity in fear appeal research: An application of rhetorical theory, Allen Johnston, Paul M.Di Gangi, France Bélanger, Robert E. Crossler, Mikko Siponen, Merrill Warkentin, and Tripti Singh

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An attention residual u-net with differential preprocessing and geometric postprocessing: Learning how to segment vasculature including intracranial aneurysms, Nan Mu, Zonghan Lyu, Mostafa Rezaeitaleshmahalleh, Jinshan Tang, and Jingfeng Jiang

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An attention residual u-net with differential preprocessing and geometric postprocessing: Learning how to segment vasculature including intracranial aneurysms, Nan Mu, Zonghan Lyu, Mostafa Rezaeitaleshmahalleh, Jinshan Tang, and Jingfeng Jiang

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Combined tracers reveal the multi-dimensionality of resource partitioning among sympatric forage fish, Nicole E. Saavedra, Scott A. Rush, Jill A. Olin, and Gordon Paterson

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High quantum yield carbon quantum dots as selective fluorescent turn-off probes for dual detection of Fe2+/Fe3+ ions, Parya Siahcheshm and Patricia Heiden

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Assessment of the potential of green wall on modification of local urban microclimate in humid tropical climate using ENVI-met model, George Thomas, Jobin Thomas, Gianny Mariya Mathews, Sachin P. Alexander, and Jan Jose

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A Non-Reference Evaluation of Underwater Image Enhancement Methods Using a New Underwater Image Dataset, Ashraf Saleem, Sidike Paheding, Nathir Rawashdeh, Ali Awad, and Navjot Kaur

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Team Spiritual Power: A Resource for Managing Toxic Leadership, Sonia Goltz

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A high-performance lung-inspired ceramic 3D-printed heat exchanger for high-temperature energy-efficient systems, Behzad Ahmadi, Joseph Cesarano, Kashif Nawaz, Nikolas Ninos, and Sajjad Bigham

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Human impacts on mammal communities in Rio Campo Nature Reserve, Equatorial Guinea, Tiff L. DeGroot, Jared D. Wolfe, Luke L. Powell, Fidel Esono, Agustín Ebana, Christian Barrientos, Laura Torrent, and Kristin E. Brzeski

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Impacts of dispersants on microbial communities and ecological systems, Stephen Techtmann, Jorge Santo Domingo, Robyn Conmy, and Mace Barron

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Predicting char yield of high-temperature resins, Jacob R. Gissinger, Scott R. Zavada, Joseph G. Smith, Josh Kemppainen, Ivan Gallegos, Gregory M. Odegard, Emilie J. Siochi, and Kristopher E. Wise

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Economic and environmental analysis of plastics pyrolysis after secondary sortation of mixed plastic waste, Daniel G. Kulas, Ali Zolghadr, Utkarsh S. Chaudhari, and David R. Shonnard

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A generalized method for numerical modeling of seismically resilient friction dampers using flat slider bearing element, Arman Tatar, Alexander M. Baker, and Daniel M. Dowden

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The hybrid-dimensional Darcy's law: a non-conforming reinterpreted discrete fracture model (RDFM) for single-phase flow in fractured media, Ziyao Xu, Zhaoqin Huang, and Yang Yang

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Efficient Data-Driven Modeling of Nonlinear Dynamical Systems via Metalearning, Shanwu Li and Yongchao Yang

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Drying dynamics of sessile-droplet arrays, Azmaine Iqtidar, Joseph J. Kilbride, Fouzia F. Ouali, David J. Fairhurst, Howard A. Stone, and Hassan Masoud

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Effects of Fixed Edge Conditions on the Load Resistance of Single Glass Lites, James G. Soules, Stephen Morse, and H. Scott Norville

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‘Working as Though For Their Self’: Coalwood, Class Struggle and Capitalism’s Cracks, LouAnn Wurst

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Computerized Differentiation of Growth Status for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: A Feasibility Study, Mostafa Rezaeitaleshmahalleh, Kevin Sunderland, Zonghan Lyu, Tonie Johnson, Kristin King, David A. Liedl, Janet M. Hofer, Min Wang, Xiaoming Zhang, Wiktoria Kuczmik, Todd E. Rasmussen, Robert D. McBane, and Jingfeng Jiang

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Degradation assessment of archaeological oak (Quercus spp.) buried under oxygen-limited condition, Amir Ghavidel, Amin Jorbandian, Miklos Bak, Jana Gelbrich, Jeffrey J. Morrell, Ion Sandu, and Reza Hosseinpourpia

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Determining puma habitat suitability in the Eastern USA, Veronica Yovovich, Nathaniel Robinson, Hugh Robinson, Michael J. Manfredo, Shelby Perry, Jeremy T. Bruskotter, John Vucetich, Luis Aníbal Solórzano, Lydia A. Roe, Alison Lesure, Jamie Robertson, Tom Bulter, and L. Mark Elbroch

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Underestimated Passive Volcanic Sulfur Degassing Implies Overestimated Anthropogenic Aerosol Forcing, U. A. Jongebloed, A. J. Schauer, J. Cole-Dai, C. G. Larrick, R. Wood, T. P. Fischer, S. A. Carn, S. Salimi, S. R. Edouard, S. Zhai, L. Geng, and B. Alexander

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Near-infrared mitochondria-targeted fluorescent probe with a large Stokes shift for rapid and sensitive detection of cysteine/homocysteine and its bioimaging application, Shixuan An, Yanfei Lin, Jianbo Wang, Tianqing Ye, Yanyun Mao, Jian Zhang, Longhua Guo, Lei Li, Zhaosheng Qian, and Haiying Liu

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Travertine/tufa resource conservation and sustainable development call for a world-wide initiative, Faqin Dong, Qunwei Dai, Zhongcheng Jiang, Xiaoqing Chen, Ronglin Xu, Qiang Zhang, Dejun An, Qiongfang Li, Ting Zhang, Plenkovic Moraj Andelka, Enrico Capezzuoli, Bowen Li, and R. Agustin Mors

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Development of stable La0.9Ce0.1NiO3perovskite catalyst for enhanced photothermochemical dry reforming of methane, Zichen Du, Cullen Petru, Xiaokun Yang, Fan Chen, Siyuan Fang, Fuping Pan, Yang Gang, Hong Cai Zhou, Yun Hang Hu, and Ying Li

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Restoring human and more-than-human relations in toxic riskscapes: “in perpetuity” within Lake Superior’s Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, Sand Point, Valoree Gagnon and Evelyn H. Ravindran

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Genome-Wide Identification and Characterization of Auxin Response Factor (ARF) Gene Family Involved in Wood Formation and Response to Exogenous Hormone Treatment in Populus trichocarpa, Yingying Liu, Ruiqi Wang, Jiajie Yu, Shan Huang, Yang Zhang, Hairong Wei, and Zhigang Wei

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Lateral Performance Simulation of Conventional CLT Shear Wall and Structure by Equivalent Decomposed Wall Model, Yunxiang Ma and Qingli Dai

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“Slow down. Rail crossing ahead. Look left and right at the crossing”: In-vehicle auditory alerts improve driver behavior at rail crossings, Chihab Nadri, Siddhant Kekal, Yinjia Li, Xuan Li, Seul Chan Lee, David Nelson, Pasi Lautala, and Myounghoon Jeon

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Novel compact magnetless isolator based on a magneto-optical garnet material, Gianni Portela, Miguel Levy, and Hugo E. Hernandez-Figueroa

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Insights into the mechanism and kinetics of dissolution of aluminoborosilicate glasses in acidic media: Impact of high ionic field strength cations, Qianhui Qin, Nicholas Stone-Weiss, Tongyao Zhao, Pinaki Mukherjee, Jinjun Ren, John C. Mauro, and Ashutosh Goel

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Metal dissolution from first principles: Potential-dependent kinetics and charge transfer, Shubham Sharma, Alexandra Zagalskaya, Stephen E. Weitzner, Lisa Eggart, Seongkoo Cho, Tim Hsu, Xiao Chen, Joel B. Varley, Vitaly Alexandrov, Christine A. Orme, Tuan Anh Pham, and Brandon C. Wood

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Uncertainty quantification in super-resolution guided wave array imaging using a variational Bayesian deep learning approach, Homin Song and Yongchao Yang

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Effect of aortic curvature on bioprosthetic aortic valve performance, Brennan Vogl, Rajat Gadhave, Zhenyu Wang, Ahmed El Shaer, Alejandra Chavez Ponce, Mohamad Alkhouli, and Hoda Hatoum

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Editor's Note, David W. Watkins

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Editor's Note, David W. Watkins

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A coupled viscoplastic-damage constitutive model for semicrystalline polymers, Jeffrey Wiersma and Trisha Sain

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Stepwise recycling of Fe, Cu, Zn and Ni from real electroplating sludge via coupled acidic leaching and hydrothermal and extraction routes, Zhang Yuxin, Su Ting, Chen Hongyu, Zhang Ying, Geng Zhi, Zhu Suiyi, Xie Xinfeng, Zhang Hong, Gao Yidi, and Huo Yang

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A sliding mode control for wave energy converters in presence of unknown noise and nonlinearities, Shangyan Zou, Jiajun Song, and Ossama Abdelkhalik

Works from 2022

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Promoting physical activity during the COVID-19 pandemic in a rural and medically underserved region, Steve Elmer, Isaac J. Wedig, Isaac Lennox, and Kelly Kamm

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Comparative Analysis of Injection of Pyrolysis Oil from Plastics and Gasoline into the Engine Cylinder and Atomization by a Direct High-Pressure Injector, Magdalena Szwaja, Jeffrey Naber, David Shonnard, Daniel G. Kulas, Ali Zolghadr, and Stanislaw Szwaja

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A reinforcement learning hyper-heuristic in multi-objective optimization with application to structural damage identification, Pei Cao, Yang Zhang, Kai Zhou, and J. Tang

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Temporal Changes in Extracellular Vesicle Hemostatic Protein Composition Predict Favourable Left Ventricular Remodeling after Acute Myocardial Infarction, Xiong Chang Lim, Chenyuan Huang, Siti Maryam J.M. Yatim, Suet Yen Chong, Sock Hwee Tan, Xiaoxun Yang, Caryn L. Heidt, Jodi Pedersen, Michael Talanker, Harshvardhan Modh, Matthias G. Wacker, Giorgia Pastorin, Siew Pang Chan, A. Mark Richards, Chris J. Charles, Mark Y. Chan, and Jiong Wei Wang

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Observation of Electron-Beam-Induced NaH Decomposition in Graphene Nanoreactors by Transmission Electron Microscopy, Yuhuan Fei, Tian Tong, Jiming Bao, and Yun Hang Hu

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Late-Stage Functionalization through Click Chemistry Provides GLUT5-Targeting Glycoconjugate as a Potential PET Imaging Probe, Adelina Oronova and Marina Tanasova

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Gene selection by incorporating genetic networks into case-control association studies, Xuewei Cao, Xiaoyu Liang, Shuanglin Zhang, and Qiuying Sha

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Traces: Photographic Negatives and the Quest for Truth, Stefka Hristova

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Silent Very Long Period Seismic Events (VLPs) at Stromboli Volcano, Italy, Kathleen F. McKee, Diana C. Roman, Gregory P. Waite, and David Fee

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Numerical investigation of the spark discharge process in a crossflow, Joohan Kim, Riccardo Scarcelli, Anand Karpatne, Vivek Subramaniam, Douglas Breden, Laxminarayan L. Raja, Jiachen Zhai, and Seong Young Lee

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Advancing agrivoltaics within the U.S. legal framework: A multidimensional assessment of barriers & opportunities, Alexis Pascaris, Chelsea Schelly, and Joshua M. Pearce

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Online Characterization of Mixed Plastic Waste Using Machine Learning and Mid-Infrared Spectroscopy, Fei Long, Shengli Jiang, Adeyinka Gbenga Adekunle, Victor M Zavala, and Ezra Bar-Ziv

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Prophylaxis and Remediation for Future Pandemic Pathogens-(Lessons from a Post-COVID World), Mark E. Obrenovich, Moncef B. Tayahi, Caryn L. Heidt, and Steven N. Emancipator

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An analytical game-based design of crank-rocker mechanisms with optimum stroke, time ratio and transmission angle, Bahman Ahmadi, Behnam Ahmadi, and Saeed Nezamivand

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Robust equalization for Single-Carrier Underwater Acoustic Communications Based on Parameterized Interference Model, Wei Ge, Zhaohui Wang, Jingwei Yin, and Xiao Han

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Genetic diversity and family groups detected in a coyote population with red wolf ancestry on Galveston Island, Texas, Tanner M. Barnes, Melissa Karlin, Bridgett M. vonHoldt, Jennifer R. Adams, Lisette P. Waits, Joseph W. Hinton, Josh Henderson, and Kristin E. Brzeski

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Surge detection for smart grid power distribution using a regression-based signal processing model, S. Baskar, Sunita Dhote, Tejas Dhote, D. Akila, and S. Arunprathap

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Note on the effect of grad-div stabilization on calculating drag and lift coefficients, Yasasya Batugedara and Kyle J. Schwiebert

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Catechol-functionalized sulfobetaine polymer for uniform zwitterionization via pH transition approach, Hoang Linh Bui, Sheng Di Huang, Bruce Lee, Ming Ying Lan, and Chun Jen Huang

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Influence of landscape composition on wild bee communities: Effects of functional landscape heterogeneity, Pablo Cavigliasso, Colin Phifer, Jessie L. Knowlton, Julian A. Licata, David J. Flaspohler, Christopher R. Webster, and Natacha P. Chacoff

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Water-soluble saponins accumulate in drought-stressed switchgrass and may inhibit yeast growth during bioethanol production, Sarvada Hemant Chipkar, Katherine Smith, Elizabeth M. Whelan, Derek J. Debrauske, Annie Jen, Katherine A. Overmyer, Andrea Senyk, Larkin Hooker-Moericke, Marissa Gallmeyer, Joshua J. Coon, A. Daniel Jones, Trey K. Sato, and Rebecca G. Ong

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External-Memory Dictionaries with Worst-Case Update Cost, Rathish Das, John Iacono, and Yakov Nekrich

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Bioresorbable vascular metallic scaffolds: Current status and research trends, Jaroslaw Drelich and Jeremy Goldman

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Advancing the scholarship and practice of stakeholder engagement in working landscapes: a co-produced research agenda, Weston M. Eaton, Morey Burnham, Tahnee Robertson, J. G. Arbuckle, Kathryn J. Brasier, Mark E. Burbach, Sarah P. Church, Georgia Hart-Fredeluces, Douglas Jackson-Smith, Grace Wildermuth, Katherine N. Canfield, S. Carolina Córdova, Casey D. Chatelain, Lara B. Fowler, Mennatullah Mohamed Zein el Abdeen Hendawy, Christine J. Kirchhoff, Marisa K. Manheim, Rubén O. Martinez, Anne Mook, Cristina A. Mullin, A. Laurie Murrah-Hanson, Christiana O. Onabola, Lauren E. Parker, Elizabeth A. Redd, Chelsea Schelly, Michael L. Schoon, W. Adam Sigler, Emily Smit, Tiff van Huysen, Michelle R. Worosz, and Carrie Eberly

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Critical role of tetracycline's self-promotion effects in its visible-light driven photocatalytic degradation over ZnO nanorods, Siyuan Fang, Wei Zhang, Kai Sun, Tian Tong, Aniqa Ibnat Lim, Jiming Bao, Zichen Du, Ying Li, and Yun Hang Hu

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Faint yet widespread glories reflect microphysics of marine clouds, Ilan Koren, Alex Kostinski, Uri Wollner, and Daria Dubrovin

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A Radial Basis Function-Finite Difference and Parareal Framework for Solving Time Dependent Partial Differential Equations, Nadun Dissanayake Kulasekera Mudiyanselage, Jacob James Blazejewski, Benjamin Ong, and Cecile M. Piret

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Commentaries on Viewpoint: Hoping for the best, prepared for the worst: can we perform remote data collection in sport sciences?, Julien Louis, Sam Bennett, Daniel J. Owens, Eve Tiollier, Franck Brocherie, Marcelo A.S. Carneiro, Paulo Ricardo P. Nunes, Bruna Costa, Pâmela Castro-e-Souza, Luís A. Lima, Felipe Lisboa, Gersiel Oliveira-Júnior, Witalo Kassiano, Edilson S. Cyrino, Fábio L. Orsatti, Arthur Henrique Bossi, Guilherme Matta, Géssyca Tolomeu de Oliveira, Ferreira Renato Melo, Everton Rocha Soares, Bruno Ocelli Ungheri, Matheus Daros Pinto, James L. Nuzzo, Christopher Latella, Daniel van den Hoek, Alistair Mallard, Jemima Spathis, Justin A. DeBlauw, Stephen J. Ives, Nicholas Ravanelli, and Benjamin J. Narang

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Compensation of electrical current drift in human–robot collision, Vinh Nguyen and Jennifer Case

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Tuning the selective sensing properties of transition metal dichalcogenides (MoX2: X= Se, Te) toward sulfurrich gases, P. Panigrahi, Y. Pal, D. Raval, S. K. Gupta, P. N. Gajjar, H. Bae, H. Lee, S. Mark, R. Ahuja, R. Pandey, and T. Hussain

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Management trade-offs between forest carbon stocks, sequestration rates and structural complexity in the central Adirondacks, Ry M. Patton, Diane H. Kiernan, Julia I. Burton, and John E. Drake

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Improved concentration bounds for sums of independent sub-exponential random variables, Iosif Pinelis

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Lonar Impact Crater, India: the Best-Preserved Terrestrial Hypervelocity Impact Crater in a Basaltic Terrain as a Potential Global Geopark, Saranya R. Chandran, S. James, J. Aswathi, Devika Padmakumar, R. B.Binoj Kumar, Anil Chavan, Vivek Bhore, Krishna Kajale, Subhash Bhandari, and K. S. Sajinkumar

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Fractal, recurrent, and dense U-Net architectures with EfficientNet encoder for medical image segmentation, Nahian Siddique, Sidike Paheding, Abel A. Reyes Angulo, Md Zahangir Alom, and Vijay K. Devabhaktuni

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Pyrolysis oil blended n-butanol as a fuel for power generation by an internal combustion engine, Magdalena Szwaja, Mariusz Chwist, Arkadiusz Szymanek, and Stanisław Szwaja

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Conceptualizing resilience: An energy services approach, Shardul Tiwari, Chelsea Schelly, Ge Ou, Mostafa Sahraei-Ardakani, Jianli Chen, and Fatemeh Jafarishiadeh

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9th Annual Michigan Physiological Society Meeting: June 17-18, 2022, Jennifer R. Vranish, Steven Elmer, Brianna D. Harfmann, Naveen Sharma, M Beth Zimmer, Harold J. Bell, Kevin Gordish, and Subha Bhaskaran

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Stability of LiNi0.8Co0.15Al0.05O2 structure in air and H2 atmospheres at elevated temperatures, Wei Zhang and Yun Hang Hu

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An empirical study on the types of consumers and their preferences for E-waste recycling with a points system, Hua Zhong, Shan Zhou, Zhiyao Zhao, Hao Zhang, Jing Nie, and Palizhati Simayi

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Enhanced feature extraction for machinery condition monitoring using recurrence plot and quantification measure, Kai Zhou

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Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence in industry: Trends, tools, and future challenges, Jeevan S. Devagiri, Sidike Paheding, Quamar Niyaz, Xiaoli Yang, and Samantha Smith

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Metastability of Pulse Power Loads with Nonlinear Coupled Magnetics, Chaitanya Inamdar, Wayne Weaver, Rush D. Robinett III, and David G. Wilson

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γ-Ray Emission from Classical Nova V392 Per: Measurements from Fermi and HAWC, A. Albert, R. Alfaro, C. Alvarez, J. C. Arteaga-Velázquez, D. Avila Rojas, H. A.Ayala Solares, R. Babu, E. Belmont-Moreno, C. Blochwitz, K. S. Caballero-Mora, T. Capistrán, A. Carramiñana, S. Casanova, O. Chaparro-Amaro, U. Cotti, J. Cotzomi, E. De la Fuente, C. de León, S. Coutiño de León, R. Diaz Hernandez, B. L. Dingus, M. A. DuVernois, M. Durocher, J. C. Díaz-Vélez, K. Engel, C. Espinoza, K. L. Fan, K. Fang, N. Fraija, J. A. García-González, and F. Garfias

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Convolution neural network for identification of obstructive sleep apnea, Serein Al-Ratrout and Abdulnasir Hossen

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Work in Progress: Utilizing the MUSIC Instrument to Gauge Progress in First-Year Engineering Students, Susan L. Amato-Henderson and Jon Sticklen

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Pay "Attention" to Adverse Weather: Weather-aware Attention-based Object Detection, Saket S. Chaturvedi, Lan Zhang, and Xiaoyong Yuan