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Biological Weapons: The Black Sheep of the Weapons of Mass Destruction Family
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-02-04)
In 1969, President Richard Nixon ended the U.S. biological weapons program proclaiming, “massive, unpredictable, and potentially uncontrollable consequences.” Additionally, he added, “our [the United States government] ...
HOMOGENIZATION BASED CONTINUUM DAMAGE MODEL FOR COMPOSITES
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-08-25)
Damage in composite material is inherently a multi-scale phenomena, coupling damage initiation and propagation at different length scales. Most damage models do not account for the effect of microstructure and different ...
Eulerian numerical simulation of bubble growth in super-saturated water
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-12-10)
Occasional super-saturation of river water with dissolved gases downstream of dams and other hydraulic structures is a well-known problem which can lead to large fish mortality up to several kilometres downstream. To explore ...
Cyberspace Implications for U.S. Domain Warfare and Sino Relations
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-01-17)
The predominate cyber discourse has focused on the impact of information theft as it relates to personal banking and financial data with occasional journalistic exploration of cyber enabled industrial and defense related ...
Actomyosin Network in Mechanosensation and Cytokinesis: a Novel Workflow for Animating Cell Division
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-03-26)
A cell’s survival in large part depends on its ability to respond to cues from its environment. Cellular response to chemical cues in the form of hormones, neurotransmitters and even invading viruses is given a great deal ...
The Misrepresented Road to Madame President: Media Coverage of Female Candidates for National Office
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-06-08)
While women represent over fifty percent of the U.S. population, it is blatantly clear that they are not as equally represented in leadership positions in the government and in private institutions. Despite their representation ...
MANAGING CYBERSECURITY AS A BUSINESS RISK FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-06-09)
Cyberspace has become the “Wild West” of business opportunities for companies. The explosion of growth opportunities has also created substantial cyber insecurity for such companies. Large companies have the budget and ...
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-03-20)
A collection of poems.
Transient Risk of Breakthrough Seizures Associated with Phenytoin Refilling and Switching
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-05-07)
Background Generic substitution is prevalent in the U.S.; however, clinicians and patients remain wary of use of generic products for drugs with narrow therapeutic indices. Epileptic seizure control is an example of a ...
Quantifying Relationships Between Storage and Discharge in a Large Database of Reference Watersheds Across the Continental US
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-04-24)
So far there is not a globally known system for catchment classification that will aid in improved models and communication amongst hydrologists. This paper combines two common methods used to analyze the hydrologic response ...