Vehicle trajectories for emergency obstacle avoidance are analyzed from a viewpoint of optimal control. The performance function consists of integrals of longitudinal acceleration, lateral acceleration and control effort is defined to f...

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Regional anesthesia has many advantages, which include low cost, ease of administration, and avoidance of risks associated with general anesthesia. Injection of local anesthetic via a needle as part of a regional anesthetic technique ca...

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We report for the first time the thermochromic properties of a substituted oligothiophene. The temperature-dependent absorption spectra of 3′,4″-didecyl-2,2′:5′,2″:5″,2‴-quaterthiophene (DDQT) show the appearance of a red-...

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We investigate investor reaction to the arrival of unexpected information in Turkey from 1997 to 2004. Daily stock returns are used to test two behavioral hypotheses regarding investor reaction to news: The Overreaction Hypothesis (OH) ...

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Research has shown that defence spending has repercussions on government policies and economic growth. At an international scale these implications, together with current financial difficulties affecting governments, justify the timelin...

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The cold tolerance at the bud bursting stage (CTB) was evaluated Ray Ban AAA Sunglasses White Transparent Rayban-1142 at 5°C by using a set of 95 chromosome segment substitution lines (CSSLs) derived from an indica rice 9311 and a jap...

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We introduce a new Bayesian adaptive method for acquisition of both threshold and slope of the psychometric function. The method updates posterior probabilities in the two-dimensional parameter space of psychometric functions and makes ...

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In the present work, the exact analytic solutions for some oscillating flows of a generalized second grade fluid are investigated using Fourier sine and Laplace transforms. A more appropriate model is presented for fluid material betwee...

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This study tested the use of a subject-own-control, multiple crossover design for evaluating the clinical effects of an established tricyclic antidepressant drug, imipramine. Although significant physiological and cognitive performance...

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Labor-managed firms are often asserted to display perverse short-run behavior and defective investment incentives. These criticisms rely upon assumed departures from the neoclassical framework of complete and competitive markets, includ...

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