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Elementary Thermal Operations
(201802)To what extent do thermodynamic resource theories capture physically relevant constraints? Inspired by quantum computation, we define a set of elementary thermodynamic gates that only act on 2 energy levels of a system ... 
Estimating a Falsified Model
(Scientific Research Publishing, 201607)It is common econometric practice to propose a system of equations, termed the “structure,” estimate each endogenous variable in the structure via a linear regression with all of the exogenous variables as arguments, and ... 
Exact solutions for nonlinear integropartial differential equations using the generalized Kudryashov method
(Elsevier, 201710)In this research, we construct the traveling wave solutions for some nonlinear evolution equations in mathematical physics. New solutions such as soliton solutions are found. The method used is the generalized Kudryashov ... 
Experimental and Numerical Investigations on PlateType Heat Exchanger Performance
(Scientific Research, 201503)Lowgrade Thermal Energy Conversion (LTEC) is a potential source of renewable energy. One of its forms is the Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) in which the temperature difference between the warm surface water and ... 
Experimental Research on Damage Parameter of Concrete in NonUniform Stress Field
(201106)The damage variables of describing the material damage state should be chosen first when the research of concrete structures by use of theory of damage theory. The method of calculation of damage parameter by the measure ... 
A Fatigue Analysis of a Hydraulic Francis Turbine Runner
(201202)In this work, the estimation of crack initiation life of a hydraulic Francis turbine runner is presented. The life prediction is based on the local strain approach to predict the initiation life. First, the analysis is ... 
A Finite Element Approximation of the Stokes Equations
(201112)In this work, a numerical solution of the incompressible Stokes equations is proposed. The method suggested is based on an algorithm of discretization by the unstable of Q1 – P0 velocity/pressure finite element ... 
Flexible perovskite based Xray detectors for dose monitoring in medical imaging applications
(Elsevier, 201806)Organometallic halide perovskite materials are attracting considerable interest for high performance photovoltaic and photodetector applications due to their exceptional optoelectronic properties and easy processing ... 
A Foundation for Lorentz Force Based on Vibrating Strings as a Compact Fluid
(Scientific research, 201408)Several aspects related with Lorentz force are discussed in the light of the presence of vibrating strings. Strings are considered as a compact, tension and viscosityfree incompressible liquid. The motion of a charge ... 
A hypothesis of series resonance in the white matter for understanding the mechanism of spikewave seizures
(Elsevier, 201803)Generalized epilepsy is accompanied by largeamplitude synchronized spikewave discharges on electroencephalography. The condition rapidly and synchronously involves most regions of the brain, but the mechanism underlying ... 
Impact of the Housing on the Air Flow and the Thermal Behavior of an Automotive Clutch System
(Scientific Research, 201503)New directives and increasing competition push automakers to get better performances (engine power increase), along with mass and size reduction (consumption). These evolutions lead to an increase of the thermal solicitations ... 
Improvement of OpenCircuit Voltage in Organic Photovoltaic Cells with Chemically Modified IndiumTin Oxide
(Scientific research, 201312)The possibility of the increase in opencircuit voltage of organic photovoltaic cells based primarily indiumtin oxide (ITO)/rubrene/fullerene/Al structure by changing the work function of ITO anodes and Al cathodes was ... 
Integration by parts identities in integer numbers of dimensions. A criterion for decoupling systems of differential equations
(Elsevier, 201512)Integration by parts identities (IBPs) can be used to express large numbers of apparently different ddimensional Feynman Integrals in terms of a small subset of socalled master integrals (MIs). Using the IBPs one can ... 
LiFi is a paradigmshifting 5G technology
(Elsevier, 201811)In this paper we will first explain what LightFidelity (LiFi) is and argue that it is a 5th Generation (5G) technology. Peak transmission speeds of 8 Gbps from a single light source have been demonstrated, and complete ... 
Linear, Cubic and Quintic CoordinateDependent Forces and Kinematic Characteristics of a SpringMass System
(201309)By combining a pair of linear springs we devise a nonlinear vibrator. For a one dimensional scenario the nonlinear force is composed of a polynomial of odd powers of positiondependent variable greater than or equal three. ... 
A Mathematical Model for Magnetohydrodynamic Convection Flow in a Rotating Horizontal Channel with Inclined Magnetic Field, Magnetic Induction and Hall Current Effects
(201106)Closedform and asymptotic solutions are derived for the steady, fullydeveloped hydromagnetic free and forced convection flow in a rotating horizontal parallelplate channel under the action of an inclined magnetic field ... 
Mathematical Modelling of Mass Transfer and Free Convection Current Effects on Unsteady Viscous Flow with Ramped Wall Temperature
(201108)An exact analysis of the flow of an incompressible viscous fluid past an infinite vertical plate is conducted taking into account the presence of foreign mass or constant mass flux and ramped wall temperature. The dimensionless ... 
Mathematics teachers’ and students’ perceptions of transmissionist teaching and its association with students’ dispositions
(Advance Access publication, 201605)This article builds on previous results of theTransmaths studies concerning transmissionist teaching practicesçand especially adds the significance of students’ perceptions of these practicesçin their association with ... 
Mazumder Effect of Liquid and Gas Velocities on Magnitude and Location of Maximum Erosion in UBend
(Scientific Research, 201206)Solid particle erosion is a micromechanical process that is influenced by flow geometry, material of the impacting surface, impact angle, particle size and shape, particle velocity, flow condition and fluid properties. ... 
The Mesoscopic Constitutive Equations for Polymeric Fluids and Some Examples of Viscometric Flows
(201202)Constitutive equations for melts and concentrated solutions of linear polymers are derived as consequences of dynamics of a separate macromolecule. The model is investigated for viscometric flows. It was shown that the ...