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  • Chemical tuning of electrical transport in Ti1−xPtxSe2−y 

    Chen, Justin S.; Wang, Jiakui K.; Carr, Scott V.; Vogel, Sven C.; Gourdon, Olivier; Dai, Pengcheng; Morosan, E. (2015-01-20)
    The structural and transport properties of polycrystalline Ti1−xPtxSe2−y(x≤0.13,y≤0.2) are studied, revealing highly tunable electrical properties, spanning nearly ten orders of magnitude in scaled resistivity. Using x-ray ...
  • The Atlastin C-terminal Tail is an Amphipathic Helix that Perturbs Bilayer Structure during Endoplasmic Reticulum Homotypic Fusion 

    Faust, Joseph E.; Desai, Tanvi; Verma, Avani; Ulengin, Idil; Sun, Tzu-Lin; Moss, Tyler J.; Betancourt, Miguel A.; Huang, Huey W.; Lee, Tina; McNew, James A. (2015)
    Fusion of tubular membranes is required to form three-way junctions found in reticular subdomains of the endoplasmic reticulum (ER). The large GTPase Atlastin has recently been shown to drive ER membrane fusion and three-way ...
  • Discovery of optimal zeolites for challenging separations and chemical transformations using predictive materials modeling 

    Bai, Peng; Jeon, Mi Yeong; Ren, Limin; Knight, Chris; Deem, Michael W.; Tsapatsis, Michael; Siepmann, J. Ilja (2015)
    Zeolites play numerous important roles in modern petroleum refineries and have the potential to advance the production of fuels and chemical feedstocks from renewable resources. The performance of a zeolite as separation ...
  • In Silico Discovery of High Deliverable Capacity Metal-Organic Frameworks 

    Bao, Yi; Martin, Richard L.; Simon, Cory; Haranczyk, Maciej; Smit, Berend; Deem, Michael W. (2015)
    Metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) are actively being explored as potential adsorbed natural gas storage materials for small vehicles. Experimental exploration of potential materials is limited by the throughput of synthetic ...
  • Synergy between pair coupled cluster doubles and pair density functional theory 

    Garza, Alejandro J.; Bulik, Ireneusz W.; Henderson, Thomas M.; Scuseria, Gustavo E. (2015)
    Pair coupled cluster doubles (pCCD) has been recently studied as a method capable of accounting for static correlation with low polynomial cost. We present three combinations of pCCD with Kohn–Sham functionals of the density ...
  • Hierarchy in gene expression is predictive of risk, progression, and outcome in adult acute myeloid leukemia 

    Tripathi, Shubham; Deem, Michael W. (2015)
    Cancer progresses with a change in the structure of the gene network in normal cells. We define a measure of organizational hierarchy in gene networks of affected cells in adult acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients. With ...
  • Preferential Location of Germanium in the UTL and IPC-2a Zeolites 

    Odoh, Samuel O.; Deem, Michael W.; Gagliardi, Laura (2014-10-28)
    The preferential location of Ge in the double four-membered rings (D4R) of zeolite UTL has been examined with periodic density functional theory calculations. In silicate UTL, Ge atoms are preferentially sited at the T1 ...
  • The three-way switch operation of Rac1/RhoA GTPase-based circuit controlling amoeboid-hybrid-mesenchymal transition 

    Huang, Bin; Lu, Mingyang; Jolly, Mohit Kumar; Tsarfaty, Ilan; Onuchic, José; Ben-Jacob, Eshel (2014-09-23)
    Metastatic carcinoma cells exhibit at least two different phenotypes of motility and invasion - amoeboid and mesenchymal. This plasticity poses a major clinical challenge for treating metastasis, while its underlying ...
  • Can Gap Tuning Schemes of Long-Range Corrected Hybrid Functionals Improve the Description of Hyperpolarizabilities? 

    Garza, Alejandro J.; Osman, Osman I.; Asiri, Abdullah M.; Scuseria, Gustavo E. (2014-09-02)
    Long-range corrected hybrid density functionals (LC-DFT), with range separation parameters optimally tuned to obey Koopmans' theorem, are used to calculate the first-order hyperpolarizabilities of prototypical charge-transfer ...
  • Imaging molecular adsorption and desorption dynamics on graphene using terahertz emission spectroscopy 

    Sano, Y.; Kawayama, I.; Tabata, M.; Salek, K.A.; Murakami, H.; Wang, M.; Vajtai, R.; Ajayan, P.M.; Kono, J.; Tonouchi, M. (2014-08-13)
    Being an atomically thin material, graphene is known to be extremely susceptible to its environment, including defects and phonons in the substrate on which it is placed as well as gas molecules that surround it. Thus, any ...
  • Observation of Edge Transport in the Disordered Regime of Topologically Insulating InAs/GaSb Quantum Wells 

    Knez, Ivan; Rettner, Charles T.; Yang, See-Hun; Parkin, Stuart S.P.; Du, Lingjie; Du, Rui-Rui; Sullivan, Gerard (2014-01)
    We observe edge transport in the topologically insulating InAs=GaSb system in the disordered regime. Using asymmetric current paths we show that conduction occurs exclusively along the device edge, exhibiting a large Hall ...
  • The physics of bacterial decision making 

    Ben-Jacob, Eshel; Lu, Mingyang; Schultz, Daniel; Onuchic, José N. (2014)
    The choice that bacteria make between sporulation and competence when subjected to stress provides a prototypical example of collective cell fate determination that is stochastic on the individual cell level, yet predictable ...
  • Characterizing high-n quasi-one-dimensional strontium Rydberg atoms 

    Hiller, M.; Yoshida, S.; Burgdorfer, J.; Ye, S.; Zhang, X.; Dunning, F.B. (2014)
    The production of high-n, n ∼ 300, quasi-one-dimensional (quasi-1D) strontium Rydberg atoms through two-photon excitation of selected extreme Stark states in the presence of a weak dc field is examined using a crossed ...
  • Magnetic and transport properties of the layered transition-metal pnictides R3T4As4O2−δ (R = La, Ce, Pr, Nd, and Sm, T = Ni, Cu) 

    Wang, Jiakui K.; Marcinkova, A.; Chen, Chih-Wei; He, Hua; Aronson, Meigan; Morosan, E. (2014)
    The magnetic and transport properties of the novel R3T 4As4O2−δ (R = La, Ce, Pr, Nd and Sm, T = Ni and Cu) layered materials were studied using structural and physical properties measurements. Varying the rare-earth ion ...
  • Numerical calculation of interaction forces between paramagnetic colloids in two-dimensional systems 

    Du, Di; Toffoletto, Frank; Biswal, Sibani Lisa (2014)
    Typically the force between paramagnetic particles in a uniform magnetic field is described using the dipolar model, which is inaccurate when particles are in close proximity to each other. Instead, the exact force between ...
  • Macroscopic Ensembles of Aligned Carbon Nanotubes in Bubble Imprints Studied by Polarized Raman Microscopy 

    Ushiba, Shota; Hoyt, Jordan; Masui, Kyoko; Kono, Junichiro; Kawata, Satoshi; Shoji, Satoru (2014)
    We study the alignment of single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) in bubble imprints through polarized Raman microscopy. A hemispherical bubble containing SWCNTs is pressed against a glass substrate, resulting in an imprint ...
  • Search for Top Squark and Higgsino Production Using Diphoton Higgs Boson Decays 

    CMS Collaboration; Adair, A.; Akgun, B.; Ecklund, K.M.; Geurts, F.J.M.; Li, W.; Michlin, B.; Padley, B.P.; Redjimi, R.; Roberts, J.; Zabel, J. (2014)
    Results are presented of a search for a “natural” supersymmetry scenario with gauge mediated symmetry breaking. It is assumed that only the supersymmetric partners of the top quark (the top squark) and the Higgs boson ...
  • Measurement of Inclusive W and Z Boson Production Cross Sections in pp Collisions at √s=8 TeV 

    CMS Collaboration; Adair, A.; Akgun, B.; Ecklund, K.M.; Geurts, F.J.M.; Li, W.; Padley, B.P.; Redjimi, R.; Roberts, J.; Zabel, J. (2014)
    A measurement of total and fiducial inclusive W and Z boson production cross sections in pp collisions at s√=8  TeV is presented. Electron and muon final states are analyzed in a data sample collected with the CMS detector ...
  • Search for Flavor-Changing Neutral Currents in Top-Quark Decays t → Zq in pp Collisions at √s=8 TeV 

    CMS Collaboration; Adair, A.; Akgun, B.; Ecklund, K.M.; Geurts, F.J.M.; Li, W.; Michlin, B.; Padley, B.P.; Redjimi, R.; Roberts, J.; Zabel, J. (2014)
    A search for flavor-changing neutral currents in top-quark decays t→Zq is performed in events produced from the decay chain tt¯→Zq+Wb, where both vector bosons decay leptonically, producing a final state with three leptons ...
  • Topological protection, disorder, and interactions: Survival at the surface of three-dimensional topological superconductors 

    Foster, Matthew S.; Xie, Hong-Yi; Chou, Yang-Zhi (2014)
    We consider the interplay of disorder and interactions upon the gapless surface states of 3D topological superconductors. The combination of topology and superconducting order inverts the action of time-reversal symmetry, ...
  • Petawatt laser absorption bounded 

    Levy, Matthew C.; Wilks, Scott C.; Tabak, Max; Libby, Stephen B.; Baring, Matthew G. (2014)
    The interaction of petawatt (1015W) lasers with solid matter forms the basis for advanced scientific applications such as table-top particle accelerators, ultrafast imaging systems and laser fusion. Key metrics for these ...
  • Topological protection, disorder, and interactions: Survival at the surface of three-dimensional topological superconductors 

    Foster, Matthew S.; Xie, Hong-Yi; Chou, Yang-Zhi (2014)
    We consider the interplay of disorder and interactions upon the gapless surface states of 3D topological superconductors. The combination of topology and superconducting order inverts the action of time-reversal symmetry, ...
  • Two-component polariton condensate in an optical microcavity 

    Zhang, Yong-Chang; Zhou, Xiang-Fa; Guo, Guang-Can; Zhou, Xingxiang; Pu, Han; Zhou, Zheng-Wei (2014)
    We present a scheme for engineering the extended two-component Bose-Hubbard model using polariton condensate supported by an optical microcavity. Compared to the usual two-component Bose-Hubbard model with only Kerr ...
  • Validating the Rice neural network and the Wing Kp real-time models 

    Bala, Ramkumar; Reiff, Patricia (2014)
    The Rice neural network models of Kp have been running in real time at http://mms.rice.edu/realtime/forecast.html since October 2007; Dst and AE models were added to our operations in May 2010. All these models use the ...
  • Impurity-Induced Plasmon Damping in Individual Cobalt-Doped Hollow Au Nanoshells 

    Thibodeaux, Christyn A.; Kulkarni, Vikram; Chang, Wei-Shun; Neumann, Oara; Cao, Yang; Brinson, Bruce; Ayala-Orozco, Ciceron; Chen, Chih-Wei; Morosan, Emilia; Link, Stephan; Nordlander, Peter; Halas, Naomi J. (2014)
    The optical properties of plasmonic nanoparticles in the size range corresponding to the electrostatic, or dipole, limit have the potential to reveal effects otherwise masked by phase retardation. Here we examine the optical ...
  • Nanoparticles Heat through Light Localization 

    Hogan, Nathaniel J.; Urban, Alexander S.; Ayala-Orozco, Ciceron; Pimpinelli, Alberto; Nordlander, Peter; Halas, Naomi J. (2014)
    Aqueous solutions containing light-absorbing nanoparticles have recently been shown to produce steam at high efficiencies upon solar illumination, even when the temperature of the bulk fluid volume remains far below its ...
  • Electrically tunable hot-silicon terahertz attenuator 

    Wang, Minjie; Vajtai, Robert; Ajayan, Pulickel M.; Kono, Junichiro (2014)
    We have developed a continuously tunable, broadband terahertz attenuator with a transmission tuning range greater than 103. Attenuation tuning is achieved electrically, by simply changing the DC voltage applied to a heating ...
  • Ternary CuIn7Se11: Towards Ultra-Thin Layered Photodetectors and Photovoltaic Devices 

    Lei, Sidong; Sobhani, Ali; Wen, Fangfang; George, Antony; Wang, Qizhong; Huang, Yihan; Dong, Pei; Li, Bo; Najmaei, Sina; Bellah, James; Gupta, Gautam; Mohite, Aditya D.; Ge, Liehui; Lou, Jun; Halas, Naomi J.; Vajtai, Robert; Ajayan, Pulickel (2014)
    2D materials have been widely studied over the past decade for their potential applications in electronics and optoelectronics. In these materials, elemental composition plays a critical role in defining their physical ...
  • Observational Tests of Magnetospheric Accretion Models in Young Stars 

    Johns-Krull, Christopher M.; Cauley, P. Wilson (2014)
    Magnetically controlled accretion of disk material onto the surface of Classical T Tauri stars is the dominant paradigm in our understanding of how these young stars interact with their surrounding disks. These stars provide ...
  • Enhanced noise at high bias in atomic-scale Au break junctions 

    Chen, Ruoyu; Wheeler, Patrick J.; Di Ventra, M.; Natelson,D. (2014)
    Heating in nanoscale systems driven out of equilibrium is of fundamental importance, has ramifications for technological applications, and is a challenge to characterize experimentally. Prior experiments using nanoscale ...
  • Probing color coherence effects in pp collisions at √s = 7TeV 

    CMS Collaboration; Adair, A.; Akgun, B.; Ecklund, K.M.; Geurts, F.J.M.; Li, W.; Michlin, B.; Padley, B.P.; Redjimi, R.; Roberts, J.; Zabel, J. (2014)
    A study of color coherence effects in pp collisions at a center-of-mass energy of 7 TeV is presented. The data used in the analysis were collected in 2010 with the CMS detector at the LHC and correspond to an integrated ...
  • Simulated magnetopause losses and Van Allen Probe flux dropouts 

    Hudson, M.K.; Baker, D.N.; Goldstein, J.; Kress, B.T.; Paral, J.; Toffoletto, F.R.; Wiltberger, M. (2014)
    Three radiation belt flux dropout events seen by the Relativistic Electron Proton Telescope soon after launch of the Van Allen Probes in 2012 (Baker et al., 2013a) have been simulated using the Lyon-Fedder-Mobarry MHD code ...
  • RCM-E simulation of bimodal transport in the plasma sheet 

    Yang, Jian; Wolf, Richard A.; Toffoletto, Frank R.; Sazykin, Stanislav; Wang, Chih-Ping (2014)
    Plasma sheet transport is bimodal, consisting of both large-scale adiabatic convection and intermittent bursty flows in both earthward and tailward directions. We present two comparison simulations with the Rice Convection ...
  • Integrated strategy reveals the protein interface between cancer targets Bcl-2 and NAF-1 

    Tamir, Sagi; Rotem-Bamberger, Shahar; Katz, Chen; Morcos, Faruck; Hailey, Kendra L.; Zuris, John A.; Wang, Charles; Conlan, Andrea R.; Lipper, Colin H.; Paddock, Mark L.; Mittler, Ron; Onuchic, José N.; Jennings, Patricia A.; Friedler, Assaf; Nechushtai, Rachel (2014)
    Life requires orchestrated control of cell proliferation, cell maintenance, and cell death. Involved in these decisions are protein complexes that assimilate a variety of inputs that report on the status of the cell and ...
  • Time resolved spectroscopy of SGR J1550−5418 bursts detected with Fermi/gamma-ray burst monitor 

    Younes, G.; Kouveliotou, C.; van der Horst, A.J.; Baring, M.G.; Granot, J.; Watts, A.L.; Bhat, P.N.; Collazzi, A.; Gehrels, N.; Gorgone, N.; Gogus, E.; Gruber, D.; Grunblatt, S.; Huppenkothen, D.; Kaneko, Y.; von Kienlin, A.; van der Klis, M.; Lin, L.; Mcenery, J.; van Putten, T.; Wijers, R.A.M.J. (2014)
    We report on a time-resolved spectroscopy of the 63 brightest bursts of SGR J1550–5418, detected with the Fermi/Gamma-ray Burst Monitor during its 2008-2009 intense bursting episode. We performed spectral analysis down to ...
  • Studies of dijet transverse momentum balance and pseudorapidity distributions in pPb collisions at √sNN = 5.02 TeV 

    The CMS Collaboration; Adair, A.; Akgun, B.; Ecklund, K.M.; Geurts, F.J.M.; Li, W.; Michlin, B.; Padley, B.P.; Redjimi, R.; Roberts, J.; Zabel, J. (2014)
    Dijet production has been measured in pPb collisions at a nucleon–nucleon centre-of-mass energy of 5.02 TeV. A data sample corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 35 nb−1 was collected using the Compact Muon Solenoid ...
  • Thermoplasmonics: Quantifying Plasmonic Heating in Single Nanowires 

    Herzog, Joseph B.; Knight, Mark W.; Natelson, Douglas (2014)
    Plasmonic absorption of light can lead to significant local heating in metallic nanostructures, an effect that defines the sub-field of thermoplasmonics and has been leveraged in diverse applications from biomedical ...
  • Efficient three-photon excitation of quasi-one-dimensional strontium Rydberg atoms with n ~ 300 

    Ye, S.; Zhang, X.; Dunning, F.B.; Yoshida, S.; Hiller, M.; Burgdorfer, J. (2014)
    The efficient production of very-high-n, n ~ 300, quasi-one-dimensional (quasi-1D) strontium Rydberg atoms through three-photon excitation of extreme Stark states in the presence of a weak dc field is demonstrated using a ...
  • Pierced Lasso Bundles Are a New Class of Knot-like Motifs 

    Haglund, Ellinor; Sulkowska, Joanna I.; Noel, Jeffrey K.; Lammert, Heiko; Onuchic, José N.; Jennings, Patricia A. (2014)
    A four-helix bundle is a well-characterized motif often used as a target for designed pharmaceutical therapeutics and nutritional supplements. Recently, we discovered a new structural complexity within this motif created ...
  • Observation of the Associated Production of a Single Top Quark and a W Boson in pp Collisions at √s=8 TeV 

    CMS Collaboration; Adair, A.; Akgun, B.; Ecklund, K.M.; Geurts, F.J.M.; Li, W.; Michlin, B.; Padley, B.P.; Redjimi, R.; Roberts, J.; Zabel, J. (2014)
    The first observation of the associated production of a single top quark and a W boson is presented. The analysis is based on a data set corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 12.2  fb−1 of proton-proton collisions ...
  • J/ψ production at low pT in Au + Au and Cu + Cu collisions at √sNN =200 GeV with the STAR detector 

    STAR Collaboration; Butterworth, J.; Eppley, G.; Geurts, F.; Llope, W.J.; Roberts, J.B.; Xin, K.; Yepes, P. (2014)
    The J/ψ pT spectrum and nuclear modification factor (RAA) are reported for pT<5GeV/c and |y|<1 from 0% to 60% central Au+Au and Cu+Cu collisions at √ sNN =200GeV at STAR. A significant suppression of pT-integrated J/ψ ...
  • Dye-Assisted Gain of Strongly Confined Surface Plasmon Polaritons in Silver Nanowires 

    Paul, Aniruddha; Zhen, Yu-Rong; Wang, Yi; Chang, Wei-Shun; Xia, Younan; Nordlander, Peter; Link, Stephan (2014)
    Subwavelength confinement and active control of light is essential for nanoscale communication devices at visible frequencies that support large bandwidths.[1-5] Noble-metal nanostructures present an excellent platform for ...
  • Production of high-n strontium Rydberg atoms 

    Ye, S.; Zhang, X.; Killian, T.C.; Dunning, F.B.; Hiller, M.; Yoshida, S.; Burgdorfer, J. (2014)
    The photoexcitation of strontium Rydberg atoms with n~300 is being examined using a crossed laser-atom beam approach to enable study of quasi-stable two-electron excited states and of strongly-coupled Rydberg systems.
  • Interaction of Daptomycin with Lipid Bilayers: A Lipid Extracting Effect 

    Chen, Yen-Fei; Sun, Tzu-Lin; Sun, Yen; Huang, Huey W. (2014)
    Daptomycin is the first approved member of a new structural class of antibiotics, the cyclic lipopeptides. The peptide interacts with the lipid matrix of cell membranes, inducing permeability of the membrane to ions, but ...
  • How input noise limits biochemical sensing in ultrasensitive systems 

    Hu, Bo; Rappel, Wouter-Jan; Levine, Herbert (2014)
    Many biological processes are regulated by molecular devices that respond in an ultrasensitive fashion to upstream signals. An important question is whether such ultrasensitivity improves or limits its ability to read out ...
  • Malaria Theranostics using Hemozoin-Generated Vapor Nanobubbles 

    Lukianova-Hleb, Ekaterina Y.; Lapotko, Dmitri O. (2014)
    Malaria remains a widespread and deadly infectious human disease, with increasing diagnostic and therapeutic challenges due to the drug resistance and aggressiveness of malaria infection. Early detection and innovative ...
  • Can Short- and Middle-Range Hybrids Describe the Hyperpolarizabilities of Long-Range Charge-Transfer Compounds? 

    Garza, Alejandro J.; Wazzan, Nuha A.; Asiri, Abdullah M.; Scuseria, Gustavo E. (2014)
    The hyperpolarizabilities of five prototypical and four recently synthesized long-range charge-transfer (CT) organic compounds are calculated using short- and middle-range (SR and MR) hybrid functionals. These results are ...
  • Efficient Modulation of 1.55 μm Radiation with Gated Graphene on a Silicon Microring Resonator 

    Qiu, Ciyuan; Gao, Weilu; Vajtai, Robert; Ajayan, Pulickel M.; Kono, Junichiro; Xu, Qianfan (2014)
    The gate-controllability of the Fermi-edge onset of interband absorption in graphene can be utilized to modulate near-infrared radiation in the telecommunication band. However, a high modulation efficiency has not been ...
  • Are chromospheric nanoflares a primary source of coronal plasma? 

    Klimchuk, J.A.; Bradshaw, S.J. (2014)
    It has been suggested that the hot plasma of the solar corona comes primarily from impulsive heating events, or nanoflares, that occur in the lower atmosphere, either in the upper part of the ordinary chromosphere or at ...
  • Voltage tuning of vibrational mode energies in single-molecule junctions 

    Li, Yajing; Doak, Peter; Kronik, Leeor; Neaton, Jeffrey B.; Natelson, Douglas (2014)
    Vibrational modes of molecules are fundamental properties determined by intramolecular bonding, atomic masses, and molecular geometry, and often serve as important channels for dissipation in nanoscale processes. Although ...
  • Event-plane-dependent dihadron correlations with harmonic vn subtraction in Au + Au collisions at √sNN = 200 GeV 

    STAR Collaboration; Eppley, G.; Geurts, F.; Liu, J.; Llope, W.J.; McDonald, D.; Roberts, J.B.; Yepes, P. (2014)
    STAR measurements of dihadron azimuthal correlations (Δϕ) are reported in midcentral (20–60%) Au + Au collisions at sNN−−−√=200 GeV as a function of the trigger particle's azimuthal angle relative to the event plane, ...
  • Frustration in biomolecules 

    Ferreiro, Diego U.; Komives, Elizabeth A.; Wolynes, Peter G. (2014)
    Biomolecules are the prime information processing elements of living matter. Most of these inanimate systems are polymers that compute their own structures and dynamics using as input seemingly random character strings of ...
  • The Surprising in Vivo Instability of Near-IR-Absorbing Hollow Au-Ag Nanoshells 

    Goodman, Amanda M.; Cao, Yang; Urban, Cordula; Neumann, Oara; Ayala-Orozco, Ciceron; Knight, Mark W.; Joshi, Amit; Nordlander, Peter; Halas, Naomi J. (2014)
    Photothermal ablation based on resonant illumination of near-infrared-absorbing noble metal nanoparticles that have accumulated in tumors is a highly promising cancer therapy, currently in multiple clinical trials. A crucial ...
  • Storm time ionosphere and plasmasphere structuring: SAMI3-RCM simulation of the 31 March 2001 geomagnetic storm 

    Huba, J.D.; Sazykin, S. (2014)
    We present the first self-consistent modeling study of the ionosphere-plasmasphere system response to a geomagnetic storm. We use the coupled SAMI3-Rice Convention Model (RCM) of the global ionosphere and inner magnetosphere, ...
  • Searches for new physics using the t t invariant mass distribution in pp collisions at √s=8TeV 

    CMS Collaboration; Adair, A.; Akgun, A.; Ecklund, K.M.; Geurts, F.J.M.; Li, W.; Michlin, B.; Padley, B.P.; Redjimi, R.; Roberts, J.; Zabel, J. (2013-11)
    Searches for anomalous top quark-antiquark production are presented, based on pp collisions at s√=8  TeV. The data, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 19.7  fb−1, were collected with the CMS detector at the LHC. ...
  • The Second Fermi Large Area Telescope Catalog of Gamma-Ray Pulsars 

    Baring, M.G.; Abdo, A.A.; Ajello, M.; Allafort, A.; Baldini, L.; Ballet, J.; Barbiellini, G.; Bastieri, D.; Belfiore, A.; Bellazzini, R.; Bhattacharyya, B.; Bissaldi, E.; Bloom, E.D.; Bonamente, E.; Bottacini, E.; Brandt, T.J.; Bregeon, J.; Brigida, M.; Bruel, P.; Buehler, R.; Burgay, M.; Burnett, T.H.; Busetto, G.; Buson, S.; Cameron, R.A.; Camilo, F.; Caraveo, P.A.; Casandjian, J.M.; Cecchi, C.; Çelik, Ö.; Charles, E.; Chaty, S.; Chaves, R.C.G.; Chekhtman, A.; Chen, A.W.; Chiang, J.; Chiaro, G.; Ciprini, S.; Claus, R.; Cognard, I.; Cohen-Tanugi, J.; Cominsky, L.R.; Conrad, J.; Cutini, S.; D'Ammando, F.; de Angelis, A.; DeCesar, M.E.; De Luca, A.; den Hartog, P.R.; de Palma, F.; Dermer, C.D.; Desvignes, G.; Digel, S.W.; Di Venere, L.; Drell, P.S.; Drlica-Wagner, A.; Dubois, R.; Dumora, D.; Espinoza, C.M.; Falletti, L.; Favuzzi, C.; Ferrara, E.C.; Focke, W.B.; Franckowiak, A.; Freire, P.C.C.; Funk, S.; Fusco, P.; Gargano, F.; Gasparrini, D.; Germani, S.; Giglietto, N.; Giommi, P.; Giordano, F.; Giroletti, M.; Glanzman, T.; Godfrey, G.; Gotthelf, E.V.; Grenier, I.A.; Grondin, M.-H.; Grove, J.E.; Guillemot, L.; Guiriec, S.; Hadasch, D.; Hanabata, Y.; Harding, A.K.; Hayashida, M.; Hays, E.; Hessels, J.; Hewitt, J.; Hill, A.B.; Horan, D.; Hou, X.; Hughes, R.E.; Jackson, M.S.; Janssen, G.H.; Jogler, T.; Jóhannesson, G.; Johnson, R.P.; Johnson, A.S.; Johnson, T.J.; Johnson, W.N.; Johnston, S.; Kamae, T.; Kataoka, J.; Keith, M.; Kerr, M.; Knӧdlseder, J.; Kramer, M.; Kuss, M.; Lande, J.; Larsson, S.; Latronico, L.; Lemoine-Goumard, M.; Longo, F.; Loparco, F.; Lovellette, M.N.; Lubrano, P.; Lyne, A.G.; Manchester, R.N.; Marelli, M.; Massaro, F.; Mayer, M.; Mazziotta, M.N.; McEnery, J.E.; McLaughlin, M.A.; Mehault, J.; Michelson, P.F.; Mignani, R.P.; Mitthumsiri, W.; Mizuno, T.; Moiseev, A.A.; Monzani, M.E.; Morselli, A.; Moskalenko, I.V.; Murgia, S.; Nakamori, T.; Nemmen, R.; Nuss, E.; Ohno, M.; Ohsugi, T.; Orienti, M.; Orlando, E.; Ormes, J.F.; Paneque, D.; Panetta, J.H.; Parent, D.; Perkins, J.S.; Pesce-Rollins, M.; Pierbattista, M.; Piron, F.; Pivato, G.; Pletsch, H.J.; Porter, T.A.; Possenti, A.; Rainò, S.; Rando, R.; Ransom, S.M.; Ray, P.S.; Razzano, M.; Rea, N.; Reimer, A.; Reimer, O.; Renault, N.; Reposeur, T.; Ritz, S.; Romani, R.W.; Roth, M.; Rousseau, R.; Roy, J.; Ruan, J.; Sartori, A.; Saz Parkinson, P.M.; Scargle, J.D.; Schulz, A.; Sgrò, C.; Shannon, R.; Siskind, E.J.; Smith, D.A.; Spandre, G.; Spinelli, P.; Stappers, B.W.; Strong, A.W.; Suson, D.J.; Takahashi, H.; Thayer, J.G.; Thayer, J.B.; Theureau, G.; Thompson, D.J.; Thorsett, S.E.; Tibaldo, L.; Tibolla, O.; Tinivella, M.; Torres, D.F.; Tosti, G.; Troja, E.; Uchiyama, Y.; Usher, T.L.; Vandenbroucke, J.; Vasileiou, V.; Venter, C.; Vianello, G.; Vitale, V.; Wang, N.; Weltevrede, P.; Winer, B.L.; Wolff, M.T.; Wood, D.L.; Wood, K.S.; Wood, M.; Yang, Z. (2013-10)
    This catalog summarizes 117 high-confidence 0.1 GeV gamma-ray pulsar detections using three years of data acquired by the Large Area Telescope (LAT) on the Fermi satellite. Half are neutron stars discovered using LAT data ...
  • Altered Backbone and Side-Chain Interactions Result in Route Heterogeneity during the Folding of Interleukin-1b (IL-1b) 

    Capraro, Dominique T.; Lammert, Heiko; Heidary, David K.; Roy, Melinda; Gross, Larry A.; Onuchic, José N.; Jennings, Patricia A. (2013-08)
    Deletion of the b-bulge trigger-loop results in both a switch in the preferred folding route, from the functional loop packing folding route to barrel closure, as well as conversion of the agonist activity of IL-1b into ...
  • Compact solar autoclave based on steam generation using broadband light-harvesting nanoparticles 

    Neumann, Oara; Feronti, Curtis; Neumann, Albert D.; Dong, Anjie; Schell, Kevin; Lu, Benjamin; Kim, Eric; Quinn, Mary; Thompson, Shea; Grady, Nathaniel; Nordlander, Peter; Oden, Maria; Halas, Naomi J. (2013-07-16)
    The lack of readily available sterilization processes for medicine and dentistry practices in the developing world is a major risk factor for the propagation of disease. Modern medical facilities in the developed world ...
  • Membrane Permeability of Hydrocarbon-Cross-Linked Peptides 

    Sun, Tzu-Lin; Sun, Yen; Lee, Chang-Chun; Huang, Huey W. (2013-05)
    Schafmeister, Po, and Verdine (another study) introduced a method using a hydrocarbon linker (staple) to stabilize a peptide in a helical configuration. One intended goal of this scheme is to facilitate the delivery of ...
  • Measurement of associated production of vector bosons and top quark-antiquark pairs in pp collisions at s =7 TeV 

    CMS Collaboration; Adair, A.; Akgun, B.; Boulahouache, C.; Ecklund, K.M.; Geurts, F.J.M.; Li, W.; Padley, B.P. (2013-04)