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Investigations of the magnetospheric plasma distribution in the vicinity of a pulsar. i. basic formulation
(IOP Publishing, 2008-12-01)
The magnetospheric plasma distribution in the vicinity of a pulsar at various inclination angles is investigated using a new relativistic, parallel three-dimensional particle-in-cell (PIC) code DYMPHNA3D. DYMPHNA3D uses a ...
Origin of year-long bean (phaseolus dumosusmacfady, fabaceae) from reticulated hybridization events between multiplephaseolusspecies
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2016-08-06)
Background and Aims Improved understanding of the secondary gene pools of crops is essential for advancing genetic gain in breeding programmes. Common bean, Phaseolus vulgaris, is a staple crop with several wild relatives ...
Drinking motives and links to alcohol use in 13 european countries
(Alcohol Research Documentation, Inc., 2014-05-01)
Objective: The purpose of this study was to test the structure and endorsement of drinking motives and their links to alcohol use among 11- to 19-year-olds from 13 European countries. Method: Confirmatory factor analysis, ...
Protein charge determination and implications for interactions in cell extracts
Decades of dilute-solution studies have revealed the influence of charged residues on protein stability, solubility and stickiness. Similar characterizations are now required in physiological solutions to understand the ...
Mental illness in ireland: simulating its geographical prevalence and the role of access to services
(SAGE Publications, 2015-01-01)
Traditionally, Ireland has reported high rates of admissions to acute psychiatric facilities for mental illness in general. However, data limitations mean that there has been no research on the role of access and proximity ...
Mining and representing user interests: the case of tagging practices
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2011-07-01)
Social tagging in online communities has become an important method for reflecting classified thoughts of individual users. A number of social Web sites provide tagging functionalities and also offer folksonomies within ...
Work-life balance policy and practice: understanding line manager attitudes and behaviors
(Elsevier BV, 2010-06-01)
Comparison of acceptance and distraction strategies in coping with experimentally induced pain
(Dove Medical Press Ltd., 2015-03-01)
Background: This study compared an acceptance-based strategy with a control-based strategy (distraction) in terms of the ability of participants to tolerate a painful stimulus, across two experiments. In addition, participants ...