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    • Study of Shear Induced Blood Damage in a Bileaflet Mechanical Heart Valve 

      Bandari, Sahaja (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-18)
      Approximately 225,000 prosthetic heart valves are implanted each year worldwide, and about 50% of these are mechanical heart valves (MHVs). It is well established that present day MHVs are associated with a certain level ...
    • RNA Secondary Structure Prediction 

      Anderson, Johshua; Ash, Andrew (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-18)
      Our task has been to calculate the probability of any two nucleotides pairing in an RNA molecule. When RNA goes into the cytoplasm of a cell, the RNA folds in on itself to a thermodynamically stable state, since unpaired ...