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Supercell studies of the Fermi surface changes in the electron-doped superconductor LaFeAsO1‑xFx
(American Physical Society, 2008)
-Z shrink in size, and the third hole pocket around Z disappears for an electron-doping concentration in excess of about 7%-8%, while the two elliptical electron cylinders along M-A expand in size. The spin-orbit coupling does not affect the Fermi surface...
Astrometric Effects of Secular Aberration
One of the main endeavors of fundamental astrometry is to establish a practical realization of an inertial reference frame anchored to celestial objects whose positions are defined in the barycentric coordinates of the ...
From Polytheism to Christianity in the temples of Cyprus
Over his career Eugene Lane has contributed much to our understanding of the religions of the late classical world, and in particular to clarifying the evolution of Christianity within the context of the Roman empire. The ...
Payday Loans in Missouri
(University of Missouri - Columbia Institute of Public Policy, 2008)
customer can be charged as much as a 1,950% Annual Percentage Rate (APR) in comparison to 12.71% APR on the average credit card. The average APR Missouri customers will pay is around 420%, but the 1,950% APR demonstrates the extreme that is possible under...
Perceptions of Genetically Modified and Organic Foods and Processes
Both organic production and the use of biotechnology have increased dramatically over the past decade. This study contributes to existing work on consumer acceptance of these practices and the resulting products through ...
Insiders' Views on Business Models Used by Small Agricultural Biotechnology Firms : Economic Implications for the Emerging Global Industry
The source of most innovations coming from the emerging agricultural biotechnology industry is small and medium enterprises (SMEs), yet SMEs have a high failure rate, which raises questions, such as "is there some flaw in ...
Sabbatical in Greece
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1957)
"William E. Gwatkin, Jr., Professor of Classical Languages and Archaeology at the University, sums up his experiences in Greece during his sabbatical leave as 'a host of pleasant memories, much material for hard scholarly ...
Centennial for a field day
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1970)
"It was 100 years ago that poet Eugene Field entered the University. But at Columbia, his pranks were far more famous than his poetry."--Table of contents for issue.
Home & Hearth & Hallowed Halls
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 2016)
The stately three-story building with a slate roof and white limestone walls sits behind a row of oak trees) halfway between Memorial Union and Rollins Street on Hitt Street s east side. Hundreds of students walk past McKee ...
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 2015)
A decorated teacher hears the soul through the singing voice.
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1994)
"A new book portrays the enduring quality of a photojournalism experiment: The Missouri Photo Workshop. Nothing else captures small-town life so eloquently."--Table of contents for issue.
A visionary and his vision
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 2002)
Remembering the author of Black Elk Speaks.
Big Ben beckons
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1999)
Journalism interns learn London media.
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1987)
"If Francis Quadrangle is the University's face, the area that many visitors see first and remember most, it is in need of a facelift. An eight-member task force, headed by law Dean Dale Whitman, is studying the issue and ...
Johnny Roland : all-American
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1965)
"A comprehensive look at Missouri's famous halfback who has the prospect of another great career in the pro ranks.
VLT / Infrared Integral Field Spectrometer Observations of Molecular Hydrogen Lines in the Knots in the Planetary Nebula NGC 7293 (the Helix Nebula)
Knots are commonly found in nearby planetary nebulae (PNe) and star forming regions. Within PNe, knots are often found to be associated with the brightest parts of the nebulae and understanding the physics involved in knots ...
Through the years with the Missouri alumnus
(University of Missouri. Alumni Association, 1962)
Summary: Article reviews the happenings chronicled in the Alumnus through the last 50 years of it's existence. The article continues in the October issue.
Aim High or Go Low? Pricing Strategies and Enrollment Effects when the Net Price Elasticity Varies with Need and Ability
(Journal of Higher Education, 2009)
Detailed data on individual applicants to a large public university are used to demonstrate that net price responsiveness decreases with need and ability. Enrollment effects are simulated and show a movement towards a ...
Patterns of Public-Sector and Private-Sector Patenting in Agricultural Biotechnology
Over the past 20 years, patenting in agricultural biotechnology has grown even faster than the rapid increase in US utility patents. Private firms, universities, and the federal government all increased patenting in ...