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Adaptive Disturbance Rejection and Stabilization for Rotor Systems with Internal Damping 

Simon, Andras (2009-05-15)
Advanced rotor systems today consist of a lightweight rotor supported by radial active magnetic bearings (AMB). These systems are widely used in flywheel applications and in other fields where high rotational speeds are ...

Adaptive Estimation and Equalization of Doubly-selective Fading Channels using Basis Expansion Models 

Kim, Hyosung (2010-12-07)
Wireless channels, due to multipath propagation and Doppler spread, are characterized by frequency- and time-selectivity, so-called doubly-selective wireless channels. In this dissertation, we concentrate on adaptive channel ...

Adaptive Governance of Coral Reefs: Cases of Florida and the Caribbean 

Morris, Daniel (2023-04-13)
Coral reefs are one of the most imperiled yet one of the most valuable ecosystems on the planet, providing food, medicine, and property protection to hundreds of millions of coastal people all over the world. Coral reefs ...

Adaptive Image Acquisition with Consideration of Camera Optics 

Ma, Tao (2012-04-30)
This dissertation addresses two common problems in image acquisition. We first introduce an adaptive image acquisition methodology by replacing the traditional birefringent filter with slight out-of-focus blur generated ...

An Adaptive Jam-Resistant Cross-Layer Protocol for Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks In Noisy Environments 

Kuhr, Mark G. (2009-03-10)
This dissertation contributes a jam-resistant communications protocol for use in a mobile ad-hoc network (MANET). Specific focus is given to the network layer routing of packets within a MANET. A MANET is a self-organizing ...

Adaptive Rate Control based on Collision and Frame Aggregation Awareness 

Kim, Dongjin (2014-06-23)
The innovative advances in mobile technologies have facilitated remarkable growth in the use of mobile devices such as smart phones, e-book readers, and tablet PCs. Since a significant amount of wireless traffic is generated ...

Adaptive Scheduling Using Support Vector Machine on Heterogeneous Distributed Systems 

Park, Yongwon (2011-07-06)
Since the advent of the modern von Neumann computer in the 1940s, startling advances have been made in computing technology with the creation of innovative, reliable, and faster electronic components, from vacuum tubes ...

An Adaptive Single-Hop Medium Access Control Layer For Noisy Channels 

Sanders, Derek T. (2009-05-04)
The work presented in this dissertation is for a contribution to the data link layer and its responsibility of managing the physical channel in a mobile ad-hoc network (MANET). Wireless networks in general are susceptible ...

Adaptive Steering Actuator Delay Compensation for a Vehicle Lateral Control System 

Kennedy, William (2023-05-01)
This thesis presents an adaptive control algorithm for steering actuator delay compensation in a ground vehicle lateral control system. Unknown and time-varying actuator delay values are considered. Many active safety ...

Adaptive TCP Flow Control for Improving Performance of Mobile Cloud Clusters 

Lee, Seungbae (2014-04-23)
Significant innovations in mobile technologies are enabling mobile users to make real-time actionable decisions based on balancing opportunities and risks in order to take coordinated actions with others in the workplace. ...

Add It Up: FYFL A Financial Literacy Tool for K-12 Eduation 

Bontha, Ram Bharat Reddy (2011-08-04)
There are different ways used to engage learners through online learning environments. Especially for kids the online learning environment must be more interactive, fun, colorful, and must have good usability techniques ...

Addiction Counseling Self-Efficacy of Mental Health Counselors-in-Training 

Carroll, Stephanie (2015-07-24)
The purpose of this study was to examine the level of mental health counselors-in-training self-efficacy in providing addiction counseling and the modalities of addiction related counseling education. In addition, the ...

Adding Insult to Industry: Alabamian Newspaper Framing of Tennessee River Pollution 

Currier, Mary Brettlyn (2018-05-31)
Media coverage of environmental topics typically reflects the environmental friendliness of the intended audience. When local media covers environmental problems in a historically industrial, non-environmental area, the ...

Additive Manufacturing of Engineered Polymeric Flexible Structures 

Jayswal, Ajay (2023-05-15)
Polymer-based additive manufacturing (AM) processes allow the flexibility, rapid, and low-cost fabrication of complex geometries. In recent years, fused filament fabrication (FFF), also known as fused deposition modeling ...

Additive Manufacturing of Fatigue Resistant Austenitic Stainless Steels by Establishing the Process-Structure-Property Relationships 

Pegues, Jonathan (2019-12-10)
This work presents a multidisciplinary approach (relating microstructure features to mechanical properties) to utilize additive manufacturing as a tool to fabricate superior, fatigue resistant materials. The ultimate goal ...

Additive Nanomanufacturing of Flexible Hybrid Electronics 

Ahmadi, Zabihollah (2023-05-04)
There is always great interest in finding new advanced manufacturing techniques to pave the way for realization of future flexible and wearable electronics. Direct printing of functional materials, structures, and devices ...

Addressing the Limitations of Confirmatory Factor Analysis of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: An Application of Exploratory Structural Equation Modeling 

Petri, Jessica (2021-07-16)  ETD File Embargoed
To date, confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) has been the predominant method for empirically evaluating the latent factor structure of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). A voluminous CFA literature provided a strong ...

Adenoviral Vectored Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Vaccine for Estrus Suppression in Mares 

Jensen, Rochelle (2017-07-27)
The objective of this study was to evaluate an adenoviral vectored gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) vaccine as a method to suppress estrus behavior and cyclicity in mares. An additional objective was to determine the ...

Adherence to ADHD medication during the transition to college: Experiences, needs, and challenges 

Schaefer, Megan (2016-05-05)
Self-management of chronic illness is an abrupt challenge for adolescents as they transition into adulthood. This struggle is most evident when they move away to college and no longer have instrumental support for disease ...

Adipokine Responses to Exercise Repeated on Successive Days in Men with Metabolic Syndrome 

Araya-Ramirez, Felipe (2010-07-21)
Leptin and adiponectin are two insulin-sensitizing adipokines that may be influenced transiently by exercise and contribute to the post-exercise improvement in insulin-mediated glucose uptake. The influence of exercise on ...