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IHS directs the Roddenberry Foundation’s Global Disaster Response Team (that’s the philanthropic arm of the Star Trek franchise, created by Gene Roddenberry). We have developed, with Puralytics Corporation of Portland, ...
2019 MCM/ICM® Call for Entries
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2019-01)
Issues in Development and Maintenance of Open Architecture Software Systems
This article identifies and describes six emerging issues that affect the engineering of open architecture software systems that integrate proprietary and open source software components. These interdependent issues ...
Multipersona Hypovisors: Securing Mobile Devices through High-Performance Light-Weight Subsystem Isolation
(Virginia Tech, 2013-06-28)
We propose and detail a system called multipersona Hypovisors for providing light-weight isolation for enhancing security on Multipersona mobile devices, particularly with respect to the current memory constraints of these ...
The generation of kinetic energy in tropical cyclones revisited
(Royal Meteorological Society, 2018)
Many previous diagnoses of the global kinetic energy for a tropical cyclone have given prominence to a global integral of a pressure-work term in the generation of kinetic energy. However, in his erudite textbook of ...
Nuclear and mitochondrial patterns of population structure in North Pacific False Killer Whales (Pseudorca crassidens)
(Oxford University Press, 2014-05-14)
False killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) are large delphinids typically found in deep water far offshore. However, in the Hawaiian Archipelago, there are 2 resident island-associated populations of false killer whales, ...
Putting to rest WISHE-ful misconceptions for tropical cyclone intensification
The purpose of this article is twofold. The first is to point out and correct several misconceptions about the putative WISHE mechanism of tropical cyclone intensification that currently are being taught to atmospheric ...
A biologically inspired micro-vehicle capable of aerial and terrestrial locomotion
The design, fabrication, and field testing of a 30.5cm robot capable of aerial and terrestrial locomotion is described. The Micro Air-Land Vehicle (MALV) flies using a chord-wise, undercambered, bat-like compliant fixed ...
Corporate planning and capital investment
Based on interviews with corporate managers and reviews of corporate planning documents, corporate planning and implementation processes related to capital investment are examined in four large corporations. From the ...
A comparison of behavioral and conventional conceptions of investment
Capital investment is a fundamental concern of economic theory. Yet, in spite of the enormous literature on the determinants of capital investment and the vigorous economic policies directed at influencing the size and ...