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    • Southern Science and Innovation Policy in the Framework of Globalization - Evidence from South Africa and Brazil 

      Kuhlmann, Stefan; Rennkamp, Britta (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-03)
      Science and Innovation (SI) are increasingly part of global politics. This paper develops the argument that state bureaucracies have defined their policy strategies since the 1990s under strong exogenous influences. Growing ...
    • The Space Is a Service, Too : Library Commons & Access Services 

      Bennett, Charlie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-11-12)
      What happens when an access services department has to run an information commons? This presentation will describe the transformation of the Georgia Tech Library's Circulation department when they became the service desk ...
    • Space Micro Pulse Tube Cooler 

      Nguyen, T.; Petach, M.; Michaelian, M.; Raab, J.; Tward, E. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      The Northrop Grumman space micro pulse tube cooler (micro) is a split configuration cooler incorporating a coaxial cold head connected via a transfer line to a vibrationally balanced back to back linear compressor. The ...
    • The Space Power Grid: Synergy Between Space, Energy and Security Policies 

      Komerath, Narayanan M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-02)
      In recent years there has been a wide discussion in S&T policy fora on the intrinsic value of countries defining S&T priorities. This paper addresses the international situation with regard to these issues, by comparing a ...
    • The Space Propulsion Sizing Program 

      Scher, Michael D.; North, David (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-10)
      The Space Propulsion Sizing Program is an advanced tool to facilitate vehicle design and broad system-level trade studies. It was designed to provide a simple and reliable means for rapid propulsion trade studies during ...
    • Space Qualification for Extreme Environments Electronics and Packaging 

      Chen, Yuan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-21)
    • Space Systems Engineering Professional Development and Certification 

      Fisher, Gerard H. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-09)
      In the mid-1990s, the Federal Government pursued "Acquisition Reform," which resulted in significantly reduced government technical oversight of contractors. This caused less technical personnel to be hired in the ...
    • Space Vehicle Systems Analysis : MSFC Tools and Processes 

      Alexander, Reginald A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-09)
      The Advanced Concepts Office at the Marshall Space Flight Center is an organization that can trace its roots to the days just before the launch of the Saturn launch vehicles and has distinguished itself for systems ...
    • SpaceX Dragon Re-Entry Vehicle: Aerodynamics and Aerothermodynamics with Application to Base Heat-Shield Design 

      Trevino, Loretta (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-26)
      The purpose of SpaceX is to improve the reliability and cost efficiency of access to space. The NASA COTS procurement provides the mechanism to accelerate the timing of human orbital transportation development. SpaceX's ...
    • Spatialized audio for mixed reality theater: the Egyptian oracle 

      Nambiar, Ajayan; Jacobson, Jeffrey (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      In the Egyptian Oracle, we project a simulation of an ancient temple onto a large projection screen. (See http://publicvr.org/egypt/oracle/shortvid.html). We create the illusion of a contiguous space by matching the scale ...
    • SPICA/SAFARI Sub-Kelvin Cryogenic Chain 

      Duband, L.; Duval, J. M.; Luchier, N.; D’Escrivan, S. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyICC Press, 2008-05)
      SPICA, a Japanese led mission, is part of the JAXA future science program and is planned for launch in 2018. SPICA will perform imaging and spectroscopic observations in the 5 to 210 mm waveband. The SPICA payload features ...
    • Splitting Up Circulation - Maximizing the customer and employee satisfaction 

      Chaffin, Ted; Schoonover, Dan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11)
      Learn how the Florida State University Libraries have broken apart a formerly large scale traditional model of Access Services into it's distinct components, and how this has increased productivity, reduced staffing, ...
    • Squire: A Simple and Efficient Ingest Tool for Institutional Repositories That Utilises Fedora Commons 

      McCallum, Timothy Philip (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      One of the most important components of an Institutional Repository is the ingest mechanism. SQUIRE, developed in 2008, was created by programmers working within the repository space who had an understanding of this ...
    • Stacks on the Tracks: using Ruby On Rails to build more efficient, maintainable webbased library applications 

      Stearns, Chris (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-24)
      Ruby on Rails, is an open source web application framework written in Ruby that follows a Model-View-Controller (MVC) architecture. It strives for simplicity and allowing real-world applications to be developed in less ...
    • Start, Stop, Begin Again 

      Thorington, Helen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-04)
      This talk is in two parts. The first part is about my journey toward a career in sound and radio production – a journey of many years full of related and unrelated starts, stops, and fresh beginnings. The second part is ...
    • Starting from Scratch: Organizing and Evaluating Your E-Journal Collection 

      Emanuel, Jenny; Gallaway, Teri Oaks (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      The first half of this program will focus on how a library can start organizing their electronic journals. Topics covered will be uncovering which electronic journals you are already paying for, what information you need ...
    • State of Plastics Recycling 

      Underwood, Rudy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
      The number of plastics recycling businesses has tripled since 1990, with more than 1,700 businesses handling and reclaiming post-consumer plastics. Through their support of economically and environmentally responsible and ...
    • State of the Art Post Consumer Carpet Recycling and Its Opportunities in the US Market 

      Kreklau, Frank (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
      Producers of plastics, like fiber and carpet manufacturers, feel an increasing need to develop recycling concepts for their products in order to compete in the marketplace. Producers of other floor covering systems, such ...
    • State-led Technological Development: A Case of China's Nanotechnology Development 

      Huang, Can; Wu, Yilin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-09-16)
      We analyze the nanotechnology patent applications filed in China from 1998 to 2008 and find that the extraordinary nanotechnology development in China has been primarily promoted by the public sector but not driven by ...
    • A Statewide Community of Trust: An RUcore Implementation Using Shibboleth and XACML 

      Jantz, Ron (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      RUcore (http://rucore.libraries.rutgers.edu ) is Rutgers University's Fedora-based institutional repository. The RUcore framework provides generic services for users, collections, and digital preservation. As a result, ...