Satellite observations and modeling of transport in the upper troposphere through the lower mesosphere during the 2006 major stratospheric sudden warming
... 2009 www.atmos-chem-phys.net/9/4775/2009/ © Author(s) 2009. This work is distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Satellite observations and modeling of transport in the upper troposphere through the lower mesosphere during the 2006 major stratospheric sudden warming G. L. Manney1,2 , R. S. Harwood3 , I. A. MacKenzie3 ... right, but also, prior to this event, insufficient trace gas data were available to provide a complete picture of middle atmosphere transport during a major warming. A few detailed modeling studies of transport during major SSWs have been done (e.g., Manney et al., 2005b; Konopka et al., 2005), focusing on the middle and lower stratosphere, but trace gas ... and models Meteorological data and analysis The primary meteorological dataset used here is the Goddard Earth Observing System Version 5.10 (GEOS-5) analysis from NASA’s Global Modeling and Assimilation Office (GMAO), described by Reinecker et al. (2008). GEOS-5 uses the Gridpoint Statistical Analysis method of Wu et al. (2002), a 3-D-Variational system,
Modeling and Identification of Building's Construction Defects
... researches, modeling of defect conditions and identifying correlations between the condition and tarp diagnostic parameters. This work presents results of research in building structure models describing stable state and its changes, including creation of building structural elements’ mathematical modeling based on BEM and ensuring its adequacy to physical modeling, ... changes, including creation of building structural elements’ mathematical modeling based on BEM and ensuring its adequacy to physical modeling, results of modeling of structure drifts and deformations as well as modeling of natural vibration frequencies and forms, changes of deformation state and relative parameters under artificial flaws. II. STATIC STRUCTURE ... is why more buildings with a large floor structure area or other special structural features become objects of research and specialized automated monitoring system companies. Modeling and analysis of building structure deformation state and its dynamic properties as well as defects affecting rigidity characteristics allows examining relationship between
3D Laser Scanning Modeling and Application on Dazu Thousand-hand Bodhisattva in China
... Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume XL-4, 2014 ISPRS Technical Commission IV Symposium, 14 – 16 May 2014, Suzhou, China 3D Laser Scanning Modeling and application on Dazu Thousand-hand Bodhisattva in China Miaole Houa, Xiangqian Zhangb, Yuhua Wuc, Yunyang Hua a Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture, ... Engineering and Architecture, Beijing 100044, firstname.lastname@example.org Commission VI, WG VI/4 KEY WORDS: The Dazu Thousand-hand Bodhisattva Statue, terrestrial laser scanning, fine 3D modeling, 3D shape restoration ABSTRACT: The Dazu Thousand-hand Bodhisattva Statue is located at Baoding Mountain in Chongqing. It has the reputation as “the Gem of World’s Rock ... the documentation of the Dazu Thousand-hand Bodhisattva Statue using terrestrial laser scanning is of great significance. This paper will introduce a new method for superfine 3D modeling of Thousand-hand Bodhisattva based on the high-resolution 3D cloud points. By analyzing these 3D cloud points and 3D models, some useful information, such as several 3D
Mathematical Modeling of Additive Manufacturing Technologies
... Terms—Additive manufacturing technology, mathematical modeling, mechanics of growing solids, stress-strain state, deformation, strength. I. I NTRODUCTION M ATHEMATICAL modeling of a variety of natural phenomena and technological processes requires taking into account the material evolution and remodeling of a solid, which can be associated with creation ... Proceedings of the World Congress on Engineering 2014 Vol II, WCE 2014, July 2 - 4, 2014, London, U.K. Mathematical Modeling of Additive Manufacturing Technologies Alexander V. Manzhirov, Member, IAENG, and Sergei A. Lychev Abstract—Mathematical modeling of additive manufacturing technologies is aimed at improving the performance of device, machine, and ... ∂Wκ (H, X) −1 ∇κR · JK K · + b = 0, (8) ∂H ∗ H=K·F R Tκ κ = Fig. 3. Representation for Local Shapes as a Family of Reference Shapes bulk. In terms of , this means that remodeling does not occur in the bulk. Thus, we exclude processes like plasticity or shrinkage from consideration. We shall refer to growing bodies under such condition as nonrearranged: A
Modeling and Optimisation of Distribution Networks Using Hybrid Genetic Algorithms: A Comparative Study
... 2011 Vol I, IMECS 2011, March 16 - 18, 2011, Hong Kong Modeling and Optimisation of Distribution Networks Using Hybrid Genetic Algorithms: A Comparative Study Romeo M. Marian, Lee H.S. Luong and Son Duy Dao Abstract— This paper focuses on the second stage of a threestage, integrated methodology for modeling and optimisation of distribution networks based ... Inderschience publishers., 2009 10 (1): p. 16-25.  Marian, R.M., L.H.S. Luong, and R. Akararungruangkul, Optimisation of Distribution Networks Using Genetic Algorithms Part 1 - Problem modeling and automatic generation of solutions. International Journal of Manufacturing and Technology Management, , 2008a. 15(Special Issue on: Latest concepts and approaches in logistics
Identification of potential regional sources of atmospheric total gaseous mercury in Windsor, Ontario, Canada using hybrid receptor modeling
... of the PSCF modeling (Fig. 4a): regions located in the southwest significantly affect Windsor TGM concentrations. 3.3.2 Seasonal PSCF modeling For seasonal modeling, both annual mean and respective seasonal means (Table 1) were used for each season as the criteria value. The same weight function was used for all four seasons as in annual modeling. For ... and BC in the west and NL in the east. 3.3.1 Annual PSCF modeling For annual PSCF modeling, there were 88 out of 293 available days in 2007 with the daily average concentration greater than the annual mean (i.e. the criteria value), thus were considered as high Hg concentration days. The PSCF modeling results are plotted in Fig. 4a. High PSCF values were ... receptor modeling potential source contribution function (PSCF) was used by incorporating 72-h backward trajectories and measurements of TGM in Windsor. The results of PSCF were analyzed in conjunction with the Hg emissions inventory of North America (by state/province) to identify regions affecting Windsor. In addition to annual modeling, seasonal PSCF modeling
Numerical modeling of the 1964 Alaska tsunami in western Passage Canal and Whittier, Alaska
... the terminal for cruise ships and harbor are digitally removed from the DEM. 5 Numerical modeling of the 1964 tsunami in Passage Canal In this section, we compare inundation modeling results of the 1964 tsunami in Passage Canal with eyewitness observations. 5.1 Modeling of the seiche wave The first observed wave in Passage Canal was considered to ... development of a digital elevation model of the bathymetry and topography in Passage Canal. Results of the numerical modeling and their comparison to eyewitness observations are given in Sect. 5. In Sect. 6, we consider limitations of the numerical modeling, and then in Sect. 7 we discuss how the results presented in this article can help to mitigate the tsunami ... could not quantitatively compare a simulated runup to collected observations. In this article, we present a numerical modeling of the seiche and the landslide-generated and tectonic waves in Passage Canal during the 1964 event and compare our modeling results with an observed inundation line and local runup values. The structure of this article is as follows. Based on
Stress and resilience in functional somatic syndromes--a structural equation modeling approach.
... Stress and Resilience in Functional Somatic Syndromes – A Structural Equation Modeling Approach Susanne Fischer1*, Gunnar Lemmer2, Mario Gollwitzer2, Urs M. Nater1 1 Clinical Biopsychology, Department of Psychology, University of Marburg, Marburg, Hesse, ... syndromes via chronic stress. We tested this model crosssectionally and prospectively. Methods: Young adults participated in a web survey at two time points. Structural equation modeling was used to test our model. The final sample consisted of 39054 participants, and 429 of these participated in the follow-up survey. Results: Our proposed model fit the ... treatment of functional somatic syndromes. Citation: Fischer S, Lemmer G, Gollwitzer M, Nater UM (2014) Stress and Resilience in Functional Somatic Syndromes – A Structural Equation Modeling Approach. PLoS ONE 9(11): e111214. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0111214 Editor: Sharon Dekel, Harvard Medical School, United States of America Received March 29, 2014; Accepted
Inverse modeling of CO<sub>2</sub> sources and sinks using satellite observations of CO<sub>2</sub> from TES and surface flask measurements
... Discussion 5 | Discussion Paper | 4266 Discussion Paper 25 ACPD 11, 4263–4311, 2011 Inverse modeling of CO2 sources and sinks R. Nassar et al. Title Page Abstract Introduction Conclusions References Tables Figures J I J I Back Close | 20 Discussion Paper 15 | 10 Inverse modeling has emerged as a key method for obtaining quantitative information on ... according to their uncertainties. The application of this concept to inverse modeling of CO2 fluxes involves integrating a forward model simulation and a set of observations to optimize the CO2 fluxes at the surface. The details regarding the various components of our inverse modeling work are provided in the following subsections. Discussion Paper 15 2 ... Paper 20 (1) ACPD 11, 4263–4311, 2011 Inverse modeling of CO2 sources and sinks R. Nassar et al. Title Page Abstract Introduction Conclusions References Tables Figures J I J I Back Close | x̂ = xa + A(xt − xa ) + Gx εT Discussion Paper 15 | 10 Discussion Paper 5 for inverse modeling of CO2 surface sources and sinks that are
Modeling HIV-1 drug resistance as episodic directional selection.
... Modeling HIV-1 Drug Resistance as Episodic Directional Selection Ben Murrell1,2, Tulio de Oliveira3,4, Chris Seebregts1,5, Sergei L. Kosakovsky Pond6, Konrad Scheffler2,6* on behalf ... is a better description of the process driving the evolution of drug resistance. Citation: Murrell B, de Oliveira T, Seebregts C, Kosakovsky Pond SL, Scheffler K, et al. (2012) Modeling HIV-1 Drug Resistance as Episodic Directional Selection. PLoS Comput Biol 8(5): e1002507. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002507 Editor: Christophe Fraser, Imperial College ... samples from 300 patients. They successfully detected some of the major drug resistance mutations with few false positives. In this paper we aim to demonstrate that explicitly modeling the directional and episodic character of the evolution of drug resistance increases the power and accuracy to detect drug resistance sites. We introduce a codon-based
Methodology for modeling the microbial contamination of air filters.
... Methodology for Modeling the Microbial Contamination of Air Filters Yun Haeng Joe1, Ki Young Yoon2, Jungho Hwang1* 1 School of Mechanical Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, ... the air filter life cycle in terms of microbiological activity by simulating the microbial contamination of the filter. Citation: Joe YH, Yoon KY, Hwang J (2014) Methodology for Modeling the Microbial Contamination of Air Filters. PLoS ONE 9(2): e88514. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0088514 Editor: Miguel Lopez-Ferber, Ecole des Mines d’Alès, France Received ... monitoring microbial contamination in situ according to a drop in pressure, which is an indicator of the final life cycle for general air filters. By developing a methodology for modeling microbial contamination of antimicrobial air filters and the entrainment of bioaerosols from contaminated filters, the life cycle of antimicrobial air filters could be
Modeling ultrafine particle growth at a pine forest site influenced by anthropogenic pollution during BEACHON-RoMBAS 2011
... behalf of the European Geosciences Union. 11012 Y. Y. Cui et al.: Modeling ultraﬁne particle growth at a pine forest site aerosol size distribution are required (Adams and Seinfeld, 2002; Dusek et al., 2010) in addition to the typically reported mass concentrations. Modeling aerosol size distributions is challenging due to uncertainties involved ... Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 11011–11029, 2014 www.atmos-chem-phys.net/14/11011/2014/ doi:10.5194/acp-14-11011-2014 © Author(s) 2014. CC Attribution 3.0 License. Modeling ultraﬁne particle growth at a pine forest site inﬂuenced by anthropogenic pollution during BEACHON-RoMBAS 2011 Y. Y. Cui1, A. Hodzic2, J. N. Smith2,3, J. Ortega2, J. ... between anthropogenic pollution and the occurrence of PBEs, (2) test the Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 11011–11029, 2014 www.atmos-chem-phys.net/14/11011/2014/ Y. Y. Cui et al.: Modeling ultraﬁne particle growth at a pine forest site 11013 ability of the WRF-Chem model to predict the levels of ultraﬁne particles during PBE episodes at the site, and
Modeling HIV-1 Induced Neuroinflammation in Mice: Role of Platelets in Mediating Blood-Brain Barrier Dysfunction.
... RESEARCH ARTICLE Modeling HIV-1 Induced Neuroinflammation in Mice: Role of Platelets in Mediating BloodBrain Barrier Dysfunction Letitia D. Jones, Joseph W. Jackson, Sanjay B. Maggirwar* Department ... Dentistry, Rochester, New York, United States of America * Sanjay_Maggirwar@urmc.rochester.edu Abstract OPEN ACCESS Citation: Jones LD, Jackson JW, Maggirwar SB (2016) Modeling HIV-1 Induced Neuroinflammation in Mice: Role of Platelets in Mediating Blood-Brain Barrier Dysfunction. PLoS ONE 11(3): e0151702. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0151702 Editor:
Mathematical Modeling of Interacting Glucose-Sensing Mechanisms and Electrical Activity Underlying Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Secretion.
... ARTICLE Mathematical Modeling of Interacting Glucose-Sensing Mechanisms and Electrical Activity Underlying Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Secretion Michela Riz, Morten Gram Pedersen* Department of Information Engineering, University of Padua, Padua, Italy * email@example.com Abstract OPEN ACCESS Citation: Riz M, Pedersen MG (2015) Mathematical Modeling of ... weight-reducing effects, but the stimulus-secretion cascade in L-cells is still only partly understood. Here we dissect glucose sensing underlying GLP-1 secretion using mathematical modeling of electrical activity in primary L-cells and the GLP-1 secreting GLUTag cell line. We cast new light on the differences in glucose-sensing between the two cell types, ... the various currents underlying GLP-1 release. In this context, a mathematical model could be useful to get a deeper insight into the stimulus-secretion pathway. Mathematical modeling has been used to study glucose sensing in pancreatic β-cells [27–29] and α-cells [30–32], and we recently modelled human β-cells to investigate how species differences
Modelers' perception of mathematical modeling in epidemiology: a web-based survey.
... www.plosone.org 1 January 2011 | Volume 6 | Issue 1 | e16531 Mathematical Modeling in Epidemiology Figure 1. The questionnaire of the survey. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016531.g001 PLoS ONE | www.plosone.org 2 January 2011 | Volume 6 | Issue 1 | e16531 Mathematical Modeling in Epidemiology Science Citation Index database via the Web of ... doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016531.g004 PLoS ONE | www.plosone.org 4 January 2011 | Volume 6 | Issue 1 | e16531 Mathematical Modeling in Epidemiology Table 1. Strengths of conviction obtained by mathematical modeling in epidemiology (MME) versus standard epidemiological methods. Answer to ‘‘Results from MME as convincing as results from ... Ferguson NM, Eubank S, Longini Jr. IM, Cummings DA, et al. (2008) Modeling targeted layered containment of an influenza pandemic in the United States. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105: 4639–4644. PLoS ONE | www.plosone.org 5 January 2011 | Volume 6 | Issue 1 | e16531 Mathematical Modeling in Epidemiology 9. Lipsitch M, Cohen T, Murray M, Levin
Phase field modeling of dendritic coarsening during isothermal
... August 2011 Research & Development Phase field modeling of dendritic coarsening during isothermal solidification *Zhang Yutuo 1, Zhang Wanning 2, Wang Tie 1, Fan Liyan3 and Wang Chengzhi 1 (1. Shenyang Ligong University, Shenyang ... Ltd., Liaoning Baolin Group, Dalian 116100, China) Abstract: Dendritic coarsening in Al-2mol%Si alloy during isothermal solidification at 880K was investigated by phase field modeling. Three coarsening mechanisms operate in the alloy: (a) melting of small dendrite arms; (b) coalescence of dendrites near the tips leading to the entrapment of liquid droplets; ... dendrites Fig. 2: The three coarsening mechanisms in Al-2mol%Si alloy at 880K during isothermal solidification 3 Conclusions The phase field method is a powerful tool not only in modeling of dendritic growth but also in dendritic coarsening. The dendritic growth and dendritic coarsening in Al-2mol%Si alloy during isothermal solidification at 880K were simulated
Preface "Observing and modeling the catchment scale water cycle"
... Geosciences Union. 598 X. Li et al.: Preface: Observing and modeling the catchment scale water cycle measurements. This study implies that large-scale observation of evaporation and other ﬂuxes is important to understand the scaling problem and to eventually close the energy and water budget. Modeling of evaporation was carried out at both footprint/pixel ... are still many challenges that must be overcome. Modeling is lagging behind new observation techniques. New generation models should take advantage of technical www.hydrol-earth-syst-sci.net/15/597/2011/ Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 597–601, 2011 600 X. Li et al.: Preface: Observing and modeling the catchment scale water cycle advances, ... scale water cycle advances, such as remote sensing and distributed ground observations. The modeling strategy needs to shift from spatialexplicit to scale-explicit. To do so, data assimilation methods will play a key role. However, how to effectively combine modeling and observation using data assimilation methods is a big challenge that we need to
MATHEMATICAL MODELING FOR BENZYLPENICILIN POTASSIUM AND STREPTOMYCIN SULPHATE POTENCY DETERMINATION OF ASCOMICIN
... Ciucă et al. Medicamentul Veterinar / Veterinary Drug Vol. 10(2) December 2016 MATHEMATICAL MODELING FOR BENZYLPENICILIN POTASSIUM AND STREPTOMYCIN SULPHATE POTENCY DETERMINATION OF ASCOMICIN MODELAREA MATEMATICĂ A DETERMINARII POTENȚEI BENZIL PENICILINEI POTASICE SI ... includes details on protocol working to determine the potency of benzylpenicillin potassium and streptomycin sulphate, validation criteria, experimental results, mathematical modeling for determining the potency, interlaboratory comparisons. Rezumat Ascomicin este un unguent antibacterian pentru tratamentul infecțiilor locale ale pielii, ochilor și
From classical genetics to quantitative genetics to systems biology: modeling epistasis.
... www.plosgenetics.org 6 2008 | Volume 4 | Issue 3 | e1000029 Modeling Epistasis Supporting Information Figure S1 Modeling the Relationship A is an Upstream Repressor of B, which Represses a Target gene. Found at: doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1000029.s001 (0.07 MB TIF) Figure S2 Modeling the Relationship A is an Upstream Enhancer of B, which Represses ... from a variety of experiments, multiple loci, and multiple environments. Citation: Aylor DL, Zeng Z-B (2008) From Classical Genetics to Quantitative Genetics to Systems Biology: Modeling Epistasis. PLoS Genet 4(3): e1000029. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1000029 Editor: David B. Allison, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States of America Received ... fitness in 650 double-deletion yeast strains and employed a novel quantitative analysis. PLoS Genetics | www.plosgenetics.org 1 2008 | Volume 4 | Issue 3 | e1000029 Modeling Epistasis Author Summary Epistasis has long had two slightly different meanings depending on the context in which it is discussed. The classical definition describes
Value of river discharge data for global-scale hydrological modeling
... snow algorithm resulted in an improved modeling of monthly river discharge in more than half of the 40 snow-dominated test basins, and the improvement was most significant in mountainous basins. Modeling eﬃciency of monthly river discharge in the 40 basins increased from 0.26 to 0.42 (Schulze and Do¨ ll, 2004). Modeling of lakes and wetlands. Computation ... hydrological modeling M. Hunger and P. Do¨ ll Title Page Abstract Introduction Conclusions References Tables Figures Back Close Full Screen / Esc Printer-friendly Version Interactive Discussion EGU of average discharge but not of variability. (3) The optimal sub-basin size for tuning depends on the modeling purpose. ... global-scale hydrological modeling M. Hunger and P. Do¨ ll Title Page Abstract Introduction Conclusions References Tables Figures Back Close Full Screen / Esc Printer-friendly Version Interactive Discussion EGU Even though the value of discharge information is widely recognized in catchment-scale hydrological modeling, and
Introduction: Observations and Modeling of the Green Ocean Amazon (GoAmazon2014/5)
... Chem. Phys., 16, 4785–4797, 2016 www.atmos-chem-phys.net/16/4785/2016/ doi:10.5194/acp-16-4785-2016 © Author(s) 2016. CC Attribution 3.0 License. Introduction: Observations and Modeling of the Green Ocean Amazon (GoAmazon2014/5) S. T. Martin1, P. Artaxo2, L. A. T. Machado3, A. O. Manzi4, R. A. F. Souza5, C. Schumacher6, J. Wang7, M. O. Andreae8, H. ... October 2015 – Published in Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.: 4 November 2015 Revised: 10 March 2016 – Accepted: 5 April 2016 – Published: 19 April 2016 Abstract. The Observations and Modeling of the Green Ocean Amazon (GoAmazon2014/5) Experiment was carried out in the environs of Manaus, Brazil, in the central region of the Amazon basin for 2 years from 1 January ... expansion of cities and population throughout the basin can be expected to alter particle concentrations, and changes in cloud properties can be expected. The Observations and Modeling of the Green Ocean Amazon (GoAmazon2014/5) Experiment was motivated by the need to gain a better understanding of aerosol–cloud– precipitation interactions and processes
KINETIC MODELING AND ISOTHERM STUDIES ON A BATCH REMOVAL OF ACID RED 114 BY AN ACTIVATED PLANT BIOMASS
... Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Vol. 8, No. 6 (2013) 778 - 792 © School of Engineering, Taylor’s University KINETIC MODELING AND ISOTHERM STUDIES ON A BATCH REMOVAL OF ACID RED 114 BY AN ACTIVATED PLANT BIOMASS N. RAJAMOHAN1,*, M. RAJASIMMAN2, R. RAJESHKANNAN2, B. SIVAPRAKASH2 1Department ... variety of dyes which contains carcinogenic and mutagenic chemicals like benzidine, metals, etc. . Industrial effluents containing dyes pose a serious threat 778 Kinetic Modeling and Isotherm Studies on A Batch Removal of Acid Red 114 779 Nomenclatures A Activation energy, kJ/mol B Heat of adsorption Ce Concentration of the dye at equilibrium ... 114 AR 114 Acid Red 114 Anionic Diazo C37H28N4O10S3Na2 830 524 Dark red 23,635 Dry powder Journal of Engineering Science and Technology December 2013, Vol. 8(6) Kinetic Modeling and Isotherm Studies on A Batch Removal of Acid Red 114 781 2.4. Kinetic parameters The kinetic studies were conducted to estimate the contact time required for
Dynamic Modeling and Multivariable Model Predictive Control of the Air Separation Columns in an IGCC Power Plant
... development of the ASU modeling. REFERENCES  Christou C, Hadjipaschalis I, Poullikkas A, “Assessment of integrated gasification combined cycle technology competitiveness,” Renewable Sustainable Energy Rev, doi:10.1016/j.rser, June, 2007.  Beate Seliger, Richard Hanke-Rauschenbach, Frank Hannemann, Kai Sundmacher, ? ?Modeling and dynamics of ... operation performance of the air separation unit, a multivariable predictive control strategy for the column is presented and discussed. Index Terms—Air separation units, dynamic modeling, IGCC, Multivariable model predictive control I. INTRODUCTION With the development of the society, the demand for power and electricity is increasing at an alarming ... tray, except the calculation of the heat flow from the condenser to the reboiler, Fig.3. Combined condenser-reboiler system. The first part of the condenser-reboiler system modeling is to treat the condenser and reboiler the same as a normal tray, and the equations are omitted here preventing repetition. Secondly, the heat flow Q can be calculated
Modeling social heterogeneity, neighborhoods and local influences on urban real state prices: spatial dynamic analyses in the Belo Horizonte metropolitan area, Brazil
... complexity modeling) together can conceptually cross-fertilize each other. The interplay of insights generated by urban economics on the one hand, and the social action-space of actors on the other, is central to our analysis. For this, we focus on the inclusion of cognitively-defined neighborhoods in the economic explanatory models, as well as on better modeling ... in particular, from urban economics is not clearly differentiated, although it is implicitly present in CA. We propose to make prices explicit in CA modeling. Second, local influences are at the core of CA modeling; however, they are present only marginally in urban economics through homogeneous sub-markets and distance-based spatial analysis. We argue ... 91 91 92 92 93 93 101 101 6 6.1 6.2 6.2.1 6.2.2 6.2.3 6.2.4 6.3 6.3.1 Analyzing the neighborhood hedonic prices function using spatial and quantile regression modeling Introduction Methodology Spatial analysis and spatial econometric models Weight matrices Quantile regression analysis Spatial-quantile regression analysis Dataset
Numerical modeling of a 90° openchannel confluence flow using openfoam CFD
... AMBIENTE E RECURSOS HÍDRICOS NUMERICAL MODELING OF A 90° OPENCHANNEL CONFLUENCE FLOW USING OPENFOAM CFD Victor Manoel Pavanelli Lira Belo Horizonte 2014 NUMERICAL MODELING OF A 90° OPENCHANNEL CONFLUENCE FLOW USING OPENFOAM CFD Victor Manoel Pavanelli Lira Victor Manoel Pavanelli Lira NUMERICAL MODELING OF A 90° OPENCHANNEL CONFLUENCE ... Modelagem Física e Matemática em Hidráulica Orientador: Luiz Rafael Palmier Belo Horizonte Escola de Engenharia da UFMG 2014 L768n Lira, Victor Manoel Pavanelli. Numerical modeling of a 90° open-channel confluence flow using OpenFOAM CFD [manuscrito] / Victor Manoel Pavanelli Lira.- 2014. xi, 71 f.: il. Orientador: Luiz Rafael Palmier. Dissertação ... eternal gratitude to God for bringing me to this amazing country and for guiding me again through all challenges. His love, hope and joy were my strength. i ABSTRACT Numerical modeling of flows is an important tool used before building proper physical models of hydraulic structures. In some projects, when the construction of physical models is not economically