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• #### [2010-06-28]Envisioning Leadership for a New Millennium: A Phenomenological Study of the Experiences and Perspectives of Emerging Organizational and Community Leaders ﻿

The purpose of this phenomenological study was to explore the behaviors, experiences, perspectives, and values of emerging millennial leaders. The research explored how these emerging leaders defined and enacted their ...
• #### [2014-09-15]Envisioning the Farms of the Future: In Pursuit of Sustainable Agriculture in the Rio Grande valley ﻿

This thesis attempts to define the parameters that characterize sustainable agriculture on the level of an individual farm in the context of the central Rio Grande valley. Using historical sources about New Mexican ...

• #### [2011-11-07]The Envoy to Haiku ﻿

The Toya Maru might have been the end of me. The train ferry lost power and turned over in a typhoon between the islands of Honshu and Hokkaido. More than a thousand people died at sea that night. I was lucky. Our battalion ...
• #### [2011-02-09]Epigenetic regulation of neuronal maturation : the effect of MeCP2 and MicroRNAs on the maturation of hippocampal neurons ﻿

Dendrites and the dendritic spines of neurons play key roles in the connectivity of the brain and have been recognized as the locus of long-term synaptic plasticity, which is correlated with learning and memory. The ...
• #### [2013-07-11]Epoxy-clay nanocomposite for carbon fiber reinforced polymer applications ﻿

Carbon fiber reinforced polymer (CFRP) composites have been utilized in rehabilitation and strengthening of civil infrastructure, and fabrication of aerospace, automotive and marine structural components. This is attributed ...
• #### [2012-07-02]Erinnern ist Frauensache? - Frauen als "Erinnerungsspeicher" in Tanja Dückers' Roman "Himmelskörper" ﻿

The sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff on January 30th 1945 caused the death of nine thousand German refugees, the greatest number of deaths caused by a single sinking ship in maritime history. For a long time, this catastrophe ...
• #### [2010-04-09]Erosion Impacts from Recreation in the Enchanted Tower Climbing Area, New Mexico ﻿

There is a threat to the health of watersheds beyond natural occurrences. This threat results from human recreational impacts. There are many ways in which watersheds can be managed and protected to better meet human needs ...
• #### [2011-05-10]Erosion potential of the main branch of the Piedras Marcadas Watershed, Petroglyph National Monument, New Mexico ﻿

The Piedras Marcadas Watershed covers approximately 6 square miles west of the Rio Grande in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This watershed is semi-arid and has arroyos, ephemeral streams that empty into a retaining dam. During ...
• #### [2012-07-05]Erosion study in Tajique watershed ﻿

The purpose of this report is to document an II-month study of the erosional effects livestock grazing had on Tajique Creek hillslopes in the Cibola National Forest, New Mexico. Two study areas were selected with similar ...
• #### [2015-01-28]Error Assessment in FEM Calculations of Flows with Moving Boundaries ﻿

A Finite Element numerical method has been developed to simulate the fluid flow over two dimensional and time dependent domains with rigid moving objects or boundaries. This method falls under the general category of ...
• #### [2010-02-09]ESL speakers’ production of English lexical stress: The effect of variation in acoustic correlates on perceived intelligibility and nativeness ﻿

Non-native speakers of English often experience problems in pronunciation as they are learning English, many such problems persisting even when the speaker has achieved a high degree of fluency. Research has shown that ...
• #### [2013-07-11]Espacios recorridos en la escritura sobre el exilio: Luis Enrique Délano, Tununa Mercado y Saúl Ibargoyen Islas en México ﻿

During the second half of the twentieth century, in many Latin American countries, military dictatorships that implemented a National Security Doctrine were developed, as a way to counteract the gradual attacks by socialist ...
• #### [2015-09-01]ESSAYS ON GENDER, ETHNICITY, AND HEALTH IN THE UNITED STATES AND TURKEY ﻿

This dissertation is composed of three studies examining barriers to health and healthcare that affect individuals on the basis of their race, ethnicity, and gender. The first study examines access to care disparities ...
• #### [2010-09-09]Establishing a collaborative environment between transportation agencies and tribal communities ﻿

Historically, transportation systems have overcome physical and geographical barriers to provide a flow of people and commodities across nations. While geographical barriers have been overcome, political and institutional ...
• #### [2014-09-12]Establishment of Larrea tridentata at the northern edge of the modern Mojave Desert: Insights from Neotoma paleomiddens ﻿

Shifting climates affect the composition of biological communities. If environmental conditions change sufficiently, new species can invade, leading to large-scale community turnover. Understanding how and why such shifts ...
• #### [2011-07-01]Estimated Business Interruptions Losses of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill ﻿

A generalized framework of Economic Analysis of natural and man-made disasters is applied to the estimation of business interruption losses associated with an oil spill. Specifically, this framework is applied to the ...
• #### [2013-12-02]Estimating norms of commutators ﻿

\begin{abstract} We find estimates on the norm of a commutator of the form $[f(x),y]$ in terms of the norm of $[x,y]$, assuming that $x$ and $y$ are bounded linear operators on Hilbert space, with $x$ normal and with ...

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