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• #### Exploring the effect of food intake and physical activity on body weight ﻿

(2017)
Body weight is an important measurement parameter towards management of obesity, diabetes and overall health. Previous research and society at large has primarily focused on long-term fluctuation in body weight to describe ...
• #### Exploring the envelope of life: Folding and assembly reactions of hyper-thermostable co-chaperonin protein 10 from Aquifex aeolicus ﻿

(2007)
The co-chaperonin protein 10 (cpn10) is a heptameric ring-shaped protein present in most organisms. It works in conjunction with the chaperonin protein 60 (cpn60) in an ATP-dependent process to assist folding a range of ...
• #### Exploring the Folding Energy Landscape: Designed, Simplified, and α-helical Membrane Proteins ﻿

(2016-04-20)
This thesis discusses our efforts in using the energy landscape theory and coarse-grained molecular dynamics protein folding models to explore the folding energy landscape of proteins. The Associative-memory, Water-mediated, ...
• #### Exploring the free energy landscape of nucleosome assembly ﻿

(2016)
The nucleosome is the fundamental unit for packaging the genome. A detailed molecular picture for its conformational dynamics is crucial for understanding transcription and gene regulation. We investigate the disassembly ...
• #### Exploring the Possibility of Alternative Desks in Fondren Study Spaces ﻿

(2017)
As new research shows that traditional desks may do more harm than good to students, alternative solutions to the typical table and chair have entered many university libraries. Fondren Library is interested in discovering ...
• #### Exploring the potential for accelerating sparse matrix-vector product on a Processing-in-Memory architecture ﻿

(2009)
As the importance of memory access delays on performance has mushroomed over the past few decades, researchers have begun exploring Processing-in-Memory (PIM) technology, which offers higher memory bandwidth, lower memory ...
• #### Exploring the Potential for Accelerating Sparse Matrix-Vector Product on a Processing-in-Memory Architecture ﻿

(2008-03-12)
As the importance of memory access delays on performance has mushroomed over the last few decades, researchers have begun exploring Processing-in-Memory (PIM) technology, which offers higher memory bandwidth, lower memory ...
• #### Exploring Tradeoffs in Parallel Implementations of C++ using Futures ﻿

(2017-09-18)
As the degree of hardware concurrency continues to rise, multi-core programming becomes increasingly important for the development of high-performance code. Parallel futures are a safe, maintainable, and portable mechanism ...
• #### Explosive intimacies: Family and gender roles in Dickens's early novels ﻿

(1991)
Charles Dickens's early novels are engendered by what David Copperfield calls an "old unhappy want or loss of something," and the "something" wanted is the paradigmatic mother, providing perfect love, plenitude, and unity, ...

(1972)

(2002)

(2003)
• #### Export price behavior of Taiwanese manufactured goods: Theory and evidence ﻿

(1994)
The dissertation develops and solves one static and two dynamic pass-through models to investigate the relative importance of exchange rate appreciation and labor cost increases on export good prices. It is shown that the ...

(1977)
• #### Export-share requirements and technology diffusion ﻿

(2001)
Export-share requirements have emerged as one of the most contentious issues in recent international trade policy debate between industrial and developing countries. This dissertation attempts to shed light on this debate ...
• #### Exporting, Converting and Importing Between Learning Management Systems ﻿

(2016-12-02)
Learning Management Systems (LMS) are ubiquitous in higher education. In addition to the traditional LMSs used inside schools, Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) platforms, such as Coursera and edX, are forming a new ...

(1867)
• #### Expression of certain differential operators as rational functions of two fixed operators ﻿

(1969)
It is known that the set of differential operators which map T-automorphic forms of weight k into T-automorphic forms of weight k, for all subgroups TcG = the group of fractional linear transformations of the upper half-plane, ...
• #### Expression of CXCL12 and CXCL14 during eye development in chick and mouse ﻿

(2013)
Vertebrate eye development is a complex multistep process coordinated by signals from the lens, optic cup and periocular mesenchyme. Although chemokines are increasingly being recognized as key players in cell migration, ...
• #### Expression of pro- and anti-angiogenic factors during the formation of the periocular vasculature and development of the avian cornea ﻿

(2013)
Background: During embryonic development, endothelial precursor cells (angioblasts) migrate relatively long distances to form the primary vascular plexus. The migratory behavior of angioblasts and localization of the ...
• #### Expression platforms for producing eukaryotic proteins: a comparison ofﾠE. coliﾠcell-based and wheat germ cell-free synthesis, affinity and solubility tags, and cloning strategies ﻿

(2015)
Vectors designed for protein production in Escherichia coli and by wheat germ cell-free translation were tested using 21 well-characterized eukaryotic proteins chosen to serve as controls within the context of a structural ...
• #### Expression, Folding, and Assembly Mechanisms of Monomeric Myoglobins and Oligomeric Hemoglobins ﻿

(2017-11-16)
Despite differing in quaternary structure and protein sequence, mammalian myoglobins and hemoglobins share similar overall globin folds and nearly identical active site structures. The folding mechanism for monomeric ...
• #### Expressionism, Sight and Sound: An Evening of Expressionist Performance by the Shepherd School of Music and the Sewall Art Gallery, Tuesday, February 24, 1987 at 8 p.m. Hamman Hall ﻿

(1987-02-24)
• #### Expressionism, Sight and Sound: An Evening of Expressionist Performance, Thursday, January 29, 1987 at 8 p.m. Seawall Art Gallery and Lecture "Aspects of Expressionism in Music" by Dr. Walter B. Bailey ﻿

(1987-01-29)
• #### Expressionism, Sight and Sound: The Exhibition Sewall Art Gallery Friday, January 30 through Friday, March 27, 1987 [Invitation] ﻿

(1987-01-30)
• #### Expressions of dying in the Heliand ﻿

(1970)
The rich vocabulary of the Heliand has been the object of many fruitful studies, concerning not only the individual words and their usages, but also the use of variation in connection with certain concepts. One of the most ...
• #### Expressiveness, Programmability and Portable High Performance of Global Address Space Languages ﻿

(2007-01-30)
The Message Passing Interface (MPI) is the library-based programming model employed by most scalable parallel applications today; however, it is not easy to use. To simplify program development, Partitioned Global Address ...
• #### Expressiveness, programmability and portable high performance of global address space languages ﻿

(2007)
The Message Passing Interface (MPI) is the library-based programming model employed by most scalable parallel applications today; however, it is not easy to use. To simplify program development, Partitioned Global Address ...
• #### Exsultate, jubilate, K. 165 ﻿

(1979-04-25)
• #### Extended family housing: On suture in the formal and social construction of housing ﻿

(1995)
The lack of zoning in Houston weakens typological identity in the architecture of the city and precipitate new morphologies in urban form. A formal analysis of commercial development in the residential area of Montrose ...
• #### Extended queuing network modeling ﻿

(1985)
Evaluating the performance of a system is of central concern in making engineering decisions. When direct measurement of performance is not possible or feasible, evaluation consists of two phases: specification of an ...

(1976-04)

(1962)
• #### Extending single molecule fluorescence observation time by amplitude-modulated excitation ﻿

(2013)
We present a hardware-based method that can improve single molecule fluorophore observation time by up to 1500% and super-localization by 47% for the experimental conditions used. The excitation was modulated using an ...
• #### Extending the Farkas Lemma Approach to Necessity Conditions to Infinite Programming ﻿

(1991-07)
Under mild assumptions, the classical Farkas lemma approach to Lagrange multiplier theory is extended to an infinite programming formulation. The main result generalizes the usual first-order necessity conditions to address ...

(2018)
• #### Extending the Polyhedral Compilation Model for Debugging and Optimization of SPMD-style Explicitly-Parallel Programs ﻿

(2017-08-04)
The SPMD (Single Program Multiple Data) parallelism continues to be one of the most popular parallel execution models in use today, as exemplified by OpenMP for multi-core systems, CUDA and OpenCL for accelerator systems, ...
• #### Extending Winograd's Small Convolution Algorithm to Longer Lengths ﻿

(1994-01-15)
For short data sequences, Winograd's convolution algorithms attaining the minimum number of multiplications also attain a low number of additions, making them very efficient. However, for longer lengths they require a ...
• #### Extensible Adaptation via Constraint Solving ﻿

(2002-04-30)
This work presents the design, implementation, and evaluation of a simple programming language for expressing scheduling policies for transmission of multiple objects across a shared network connection. A key design component ...
• #### Extensible adaptation via constraint solving ﻿

(2002)
This work presents the design, implementation, and evaluation of a simple programming language for expressing scheduling policies for transmission of multiple objects across a shared network connection. A key design component ...

(1970-04)
• #### Extension of Pitzer corresponding states correlations using new vapor pressure measurements of then-alkanes C(10) to C(28) ﻿

(1990)
Pitzer et al. (1955) three-parameter (T$\sb{\rm c}$, P$\sb{\rm c}$,$\omega$) corresponding states principle (CSP) correlations for saturated properties are extended to long-chain n-alkanes and to other classes of compounds ...

(1956)
• #### Extension theorems for solutions to over-determined systems of partial differential equations ﻿

(1966)
Ehrenpreis has shown that, under suitable conditions, an infinitely differentiable solution to an overdetermined system of linear partial differentiable operators with constant coefficients has an extension across the ...

(1982)

(1968)
• #### Extensive Tour Of Universities Slated For Top Rice Debaters ﻿

(1961-01-11)

(1930)

(1930)
• #### Exterior of a Mosque, Cairo ﻿

(1906)
A man stands outside the doorway to a mosque in a Cairo street.
• #### Exterior of Houston Negro Hospital ﻿

(1926-01-01)
Dr. B. J. Covington and four other Houston doctors established Houston Negro Hospital in 1926. At its dedication in 1926, Isaiah Milligan Terrell was made the first superintendent and in 1928 would ...
• #### Exterior of the Holy Sepulchre. ﻿

(1841)
The exterior of a large building, with many groups of people milling outside.

(1908)

(1930)

(1912)
• #### External debt in the Peruvian economy: 1972-1978 ﻿

(1982)
This thesis examines the public and publicly guaranteed medium and long-term external debt situation of the Peruvian economy during the period 1972-1978. Two studies that aim at predicting potential debt servicing problems ...
• #### External Financing to Latin America: Are We in a New World? ﻿

(2016)
This brief argues that, in contrast to the pessimism and ongoing recession in Latin America generated by the collapse of commodity prices, there are reasons for optimism in the area of external financing. In fact, we may ...

(1966)
• #### External, internal and nuclear pair measurements with a magnetic lens pair spectrometer ﻿

(1951)
Magnetic beta-ray spectrometers of several types have been used extensively to obtain information by the detection of low energy gamma-rays. The photoelectric effect, Compton scattering, and atomic internal conversion have ...
• #### Externally modulated theranostic nanoparticles ﻿

(2013)
Externally modulated nanoparticles comprise a rapidly advancing class of cancer nanotherapeutics, which combine the favorable tumor accumulation of nanoparticles, with external spatio-temporal control on therapy delivery ...