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    • Size Reduction Technology for Carpet Waste 

      Hensel, Edward (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1999-05-18)
      A performance summary of a mechanical size reduction technology is presented. Results demonstrate the time required to perform size reduction on a bale of carpet waste, and the resulting volume reduction achieved ...
    • SME Patenting - an Empirical Analysis in Nine Countries 

      Frietsch, Rainer; Neuhaeusler, Peter (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-09-16)
      The analyses use a unique integrated and enriched patent data set to examine the participation rate of SMEs in the patenting activities in nine countries since the mid 1990s in total as well as by technological areas. Next ...
    • So Many Ways to Get There 

      Buschman, Mike (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      Users want to access original content quickly and reliably from wherever they choose to start. Mike Buschman, Client Services Manager for IEEE, will discuss the different technologies and services, created by librarians, ...
    • The SOAREX-VI Re-Entry Flight Test Experiment 

      White, Bruce; Tegnerud, Erin; Morgan, Herbert; Benton, Joshua; Murbach, Marcus; Cropper, Mike; DeLeon, Paul; Lane, Robert; Mast, William (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-24)
      The experiment definition and development of the SOAREX VI (Sub-Orbital Aerodynamic Re-entry EXperiment) flight test will be discussed. Scheduled for launch on the ATK X1 sub-orbital flight during July 2008, this flight ...
    • Social and Technological Entrepreneurship -- Do the Twain Ever Meet? 

      Cozzens, Susan E.; White, Thema Monroe (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-09-15)
      Entrepreneurship is an enduring theme in innovation studies and a long-standing object of innovation policy. Social enterprises broadly defined, are those which apply business principles to solve social problems. This paper ...
    • The Social Capital of Global Ties in Science: The Added Value of International Collaboration 

      Kiopa, Agrita (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-02)
      International collaboration in scientific research continues to build and receive recognition in the academic scientific community (Narin 1991; Hicks and Katz 1996; Persson, Glänzel et al. 2004). Scientists develop ...
    • Societal Impact of Academic Research Through Networks 

      de Jong, Stefan P. L.; Wardenaar, Tjerk (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-09-15)
      This paper is about influence of governance of research networks on societal impact. We have studied two Dutch national research consortia of universities, governments and industry. Through comparison, we learn i) how ...
    • Society of Engineering Science, 49th Annual Technical Meeting: Abstracts 

      Georgia Institute of Technology. School of Mechanical Engineering (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-10)
      The 49th Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science was held in Atlanta, GA, October 10-12, 2012. Over three days, several hundred leading researchers in the engineering sciences from around the world ...
    • A Solar-Powered Near Earth Object Resource Extractor 

      Rangedera, Thilini; Vanmali, Ravi; Shah, Nilesh; Zaidi, Waqar; Komerath, Narayanan Menon (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-10)
      This paper is an offshoot of a project to study means of forming massive radiationshielded structures using Near Earth Object (NEO) materials. The topic is the conceptual design of a solar-powered robotic craft to land ...
    • Some Insights Into Stirling Machine Behavior 

      Tucker, A. S.; Gschwendtner, M. A.; Haywood, D. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      Almost all practical cryocoolers embody, directly or indirectly, at least some elements of the Stirling cycle in its reversed form. Through its involvement in the analysis, design and development of both Stirling engines ...
    • Some Options for In Situ Geochemical and Geophysical Experiments in the Titan Environment by TandEM/TSSM 

      Ball, Andrew J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-26)
      We present concepts for in situ instrumentation for Titan aerial platforms, probes, landers and penetrators, in the context of the TandEM mission proposal in ESA's Cosmic Vision programme and TSSM in NASA's New Frontiers ...
    • Sonic Window #1 [2011] — A Real Time Sonification 

      Vigani, Andrea (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      This is a real time audio installation in Max/MSP. It is a sonification of an abstract process: the writing on Twitter about music listening experiences on the web by people around the world. My purpose is not to sonify ...
    • Sonification as a social right implementation 

      Revuelta Sanz, Pablo; Ruiz-Mezcua, Belén; Sánchez Pena, Jose M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      The rights discussion begins in Europe, with Modernity, in the 17th century. In this historical moment, social and equal rights are supposed to be universal, and are used to fight against absolutism and the religion ...
    • Sonification for the Installation Drawn Together 

      Bretan, Mason; Weinberg, Gil; Freeman, Jason (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      This extended abstract describes Drawn Together, an interactive art installation in which a person takes turns drawing with a computer. We describe the process of the interaction and the methods used to creatively sonify ...
    • Sonification of a real-time physics simulation within a virtual environment 

      Perkins, Rhys (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      There has been an increasing amount of research in utilising 3D virtual environments as a core component of interactive sonifications. While showing considerable potential for their ability in producing both real-time ...
    • A sonification of Kepler space telescope star data 

      Winton, Riley J.; Gable, Thomas M.; Schuett, Jonathan; Walker, Bruce N. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      A performing artist group interested in including a sonification of star data from NASA’s Kepler space telescope in their next album release approached the Georgia Tech Sonification Lab for assistance in the process. The ...
    • Sonification of Pressure Changes in Swimming for Analysis and Optimization 

      Hermann, Thomas; Ungerechts, Bodo; Toussaint, Huub; Grote, Marius (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      This paper introduces new methods for the sonification of pressure sensor data measured while executing crawl stroke swimming. Swimming research aims at better understanding the flow conditions and detailed dynamics in ...
    • A sonification proposal for safe travels of blind people 

      Revuelta Sanz, Pablo; Ruiz-Mezcua, Belén; Sánchez Pena, Jose M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      Sonification is one of the most natural ways to complete the information perceived by the blinds. Thus, it has been widely applied to create assistive products to help these collective in their daily life. In our case, we ...
    • Sonifying ECoG seizure data with overtone mapping: a strategy for creating auditory gestalt from correlated multichannel data 

      Terasawa, Hiroko; Parvizi, Josef; Chafe, Chris (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      This paper introduces a mapping method, harmonic mapping, which projects multichannel time-series data onto a harmonic series structure. Because of the common fate effect of gestalt principle, correlated signals are perceived ...
    • Sound Effect Metaphors for Near Field Distance Sonification 

      Parseihian, Gaëtan; Katz, Brian F. G.; Conan, Simon (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      This article presents a concept of distance sound source sonification for virtual auditory displays in the context of the creation of an assistive device for the visually impaired. In order to respond to user needs, three ...