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    • MRI guided brain stimulation without the use of a neuro-navigation system. 

      Vaghefi, Ehsan; Cai, Peng; Fang, Fang; Byblow, Winston D.; Stinear, Cathy M.; Thompson, Benjamin (Hindawi Publishing, 2015-01-01)
      A key issue in the field of noninvasive brain stimulation (NIBS) is the accurate localization of scalp positions that correspond to targeted cortical areas. The current gold standard is to combine structural and functional ...
    • mSLA-based 3D printing of acrylated epoxidized soybean oil - nano-hydroxyapatite composites for bone repair 

      Mondal, Dibakar; Haghpanah, Zahra; Huxman, Connor J.; Tanter, Sophie; Sun, Duo; Gorbet, Maud; Willett, Thomas L. (Elsevier, 2021-11)
      Structural bone allografts are used to treat critically sized segmental bone defects (CSBDs) as such defects are too large to heal naturally. Development of biomaterials with competent mechanical properties that can also ...
    • A Multi-class BCI based on Somatosensory Imagery 

      Yao, Lin; Mrachacz-Kersting, Natalie; Sheng, Xinjun; Zhu, Xiangyang; Farina, Dario; Jiang, Ning (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2018-06-18)
      In this study, we investigated the performance of a multi-class brain-computer interface (BCI). The BCI system is based on the concept of somatosensory attentional orientation (SAO), in which the user shifts and maintains ...
    • A multi-class tactile brain-computer interface based on stimulus-induced oscillatory dynamics 

      Yao, Lin; Chen, Mei Lin; Sheng, Xinjun; Mrachacz-Kersting, Natalie; Zhu, Xiangyang; Farina, Dario; Jiang, Ning (Elsevier, 2017-07-24)
      We proposed a multi-class tactile brain-computer interface that utilizes stimulus-induced oscillatory dynamics. It was hypothesized that somatosensory attention can modulate tactile induced oscillation changes, which can ...
    • Multi-indicator supply chain management framework for food convergent innovation in the dairy business 

      Talukder, Byomkesh; Agnusdei, Giulio P.; Hipel, Keith; Dubé, Laurette (Elsevier, 2021)
      A comprehensive integrated framework of indicators currently used in lean, agile, sustainable and resilient supply chain paradigms is developed under the umbrella of convergent innovation (CI) and applied to the management ...
    • A multi-isotope approach towards constraining the origin of large-scale Paleoproterozoic B-(Fe) mineralization in NE China 

      Dong, Aiguo; Zhu, Xiang-kun; Li, Zhihong; Kendall, Brian; Li, Shi-Zhen; Wang, Yue; Tang, Chao (Elsevier, 2017-05-01)
      Borate ore deposits occur predominantly in Phanerozoic evaporative sedimentary environments but are scarce in Precambrian strata. However, massive B- and Mg-rich borate deposits are abundant in the Paleoproterozoic strata ...
    • Multi-period hub network design problems with modular capacities 

      Alumur, Sibel A.; Nickel, Stefan; Saldanha-da-Gama, Francisco; Secerdin, Yusuf (Springer, 2016-11-01)
      In this paper, a modeling framework is proposed for multi-period hub location. The problems to be studied are extensions of classical hub location problems to the situation in which the hub network can be progressively ...
    • Multi-products productions from Malaysian oil palm empty fruit bunch (EFB): Analyzing economic potentials from the optimal biomass supply chain 

      Abdulrazik, Abdulhalim; Elsholkami, Mohamed; Elkamel, Ali; Simon, Leonardo (Elsevier, 2017-12-01)
      The economic potentials of Malaysian oil palm empty fruit bunch are realized by several motivating factors such as abundance, cheapness and are generally feasible to produce multi-products that range from energy, chemicals ...
    • Multi-scale entropy analysis and Hurst exponent 

      Mollaei, Saeid; Darooneh, Amir Hossein; Karimi, Somaye (Elsevier, 2019-08-15)
      Several methods exist for measuring the complexity in a system through analysis of its associated time series. Multi-scale entropy appears as a successful method on this matter. It has been applied in many disciplines with ...
    • A Multi-scale model for CO2 capture: A Nickel-based oxygen carrier in Chemical-looping Combustion 

      You, Huabei; Yuan, Yue; Li, Jingde; Sandoval, Luis Ricardez (Elsevier, 2018-01-01)
      In this work, we present a multi-scale modelling framework for the Ni-based oxygen carrier (OC) particle that can explicitly account for the complex reaction mechanism taking place on the contacting surface between gas and ...
    • A multi-scale model for coupling strands with shear-dependent liquid 

      Fei, Yun (Raymond); Batty, Christopher; Grinspun, Eitan; Zheng, Changxi (ACM, 2019-11)
      We propose a framework for simulating the complex dynamics of strands interacting with compressible, shear-dependent liquids, such as oil paint, mud, cream, melted chocolate, and pasta sauce. Our framework contains three ...
    • A multi-scale model for simulating liquid-fabric interactions 

      Fei, Yun (Raymond); Batty, Christopher; Grinspun, Eitan; Zheng, Changxi (ACM, 2018-07)
      We propose a method for simulating the complex dynamics of partially and fully saturated woven and knit fabrics interacting with liquid, including the effects of buoyancy, nonlinear drag, pore (capillary) pressure, dripping, ...
    • A Multi-scale Model for Simulating Liquid-hair Interactions 

      Fei, Yun (Raymond); Maia, Henrique Teles; Batty, Christopher; Zheng, Changxi; Grinspun, Eitan (Association for Computing Machinery, 2017-07-20)
      The diverse interactions between hair and liquid are complex and span multiple length scales, yet are central to the appearance of humans and animals in many situations. We therefore propose a novel multi-component simulation ...
    • Multi-scale modeling of head kinematics and brain tissue response to blast exposure 

      Singh, Dilaver; Cronin, Duane (Springer, 2019-09-15)
      Injuries resulting from blast exposure have been increasingly prevalent in recent conflicts, with a particular focus on the risk of head injury. In the current study, a multibody model (GEBOD) was used to investigate the ...
    • Multiaxial cyclic behaviour and fatigue modelling of AM30 Mg alloy extrusion 

      Roostaei, Ali Asghar; Jahed, Hamid (Elsevier, 2017-04-01)
      Multiaxial fatigue characteristics of AM30 Mg alloy extrusion are studied through fully-reversed strain controlled cyclic experiments including pure torsional and combined axial-torsional at 0, 45 and 90 phase angle shifts. ...
    • Multicopper Laccase Mimicking Nanozymes with Nucleotides as Ligands 

      Liang, Hao; Lin, Feifei; Zhang, Zijie; Liu, Biwu; Jiang, Shuhui; Yuan, Qipeng; Liu, Juewen (American Chemical Society, 2017-01-18)
      Using nanomaterials to achieve functional enzyme mimics (nanozymes) is attractive for both applied and fundamental research. Laccases are multicopper oxidases highly important for biotechnology and environmental remediation. ...
    • Multidimensional Vinogradov-type Estimates in Function Fields 

      Kuo, Wentang; Liu, Yu-Ru; Zhao, Xiaomei (Cambridge University Press, 2014)
      Let Fq[t] denote the polynomial ring over the finite field Fq. We employ Wooley’s new efficient congruencing method to prove certain multidimensional Vinogradov-type estimates in Fq[t]. These results allow us to apply a ...
    • Multilevel Monte Carlo for noise estimation in stochastic multiscale systems 

      Kimaev, Grigoriy; Ricardez-Sandoval, Luis A. (Elsevier, 2018-12-01)
      The purpose of this study is to adapt Multilevel Monte Carlo (MLMC) sampling technique for random noise estimation in stochastic multiscale systems and evaluate the performance of this method. The system under consideration ...
    • Multimaterial Mesh-Based Surface Tracking 

      Da, Fang; Batty, Christopher; Grinspun, Eitan (Association for Computing Machinery, 2014-07-01)
      We present a triangle mesh-based technique for tracking the evolution of three-dimensional multimaterial interfaces undergoing complex deformations. It is the first non-manifold triangle mesh tracking method to simultaneously ...
    • Multimedia Showdown: A Comparative Analysis of Audio, Video and Avatar-Based Communication 

      Tu, Joseph; Grinberg, Arielle; Hancock, Mark; Nacke, Lennart (Association for Computing Machinery, 2023-08-03)
      Our new work culture relies heavily on online meetings and computer-mediated communication (CMC). However, making an online meeting engaging while keeping communication productive is a major challenge. We collected ...


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