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Load planning processes to enhance cargo compartment utilization

Nathan J. Carlson, Adam. D. Reiman, Robert E. Overstreet, Matthew A. Douglas
2017 Journal of Defense Analytics and Logistics  
The metrics gained from both the load planning software and the modeled environment were regressed to provide statistical understanding regarding how well each technique influenced cost savings.  ...  Design/methodology/approach -The authors examine seven techniques designed to increase cargo compartment utilization and increase airlift utilization rates.  ...  Limbourg et al. (2012) developed a mathematical model and tested it on real world cargo data collected from a commercial industry partner.  ... 
doi:10.1108/jdal-07-2017-0011 fatcat:7mijg2jhirfdhfek7ivqy63lxa

The Andres Project: Analysis and Design of Run-Time Reconfigurable, Heterogeneous Systems

A. Herrholz, F. Oppenheimer, P. A. Hartmann, A. Schallenberg, W. Nebel, C. Grimm, M. Damm, J. Haase, F. Brame, F. Herrera, E. Villar, I. Sander (+3 others)
2007 2007 International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications  
The design flow is completed by a methodology and tools for automatic hardware and software synthesis for adaptive architectures.  ...  Though making such systems adaptive is technologically feasible, most of the current design methodologies do not explicitely support adaptive architectures. This paper present the ANDRES project.  ...  The rest of the paper is structured as follows: We will first present the industrial motivation for the project arising from the expectations towards the usage of adaptive architectures.  ... 
doi:10.1109/fpl.2007.4380679 dblp:conf/fpl/HerrholzOHSNGDHBHVSJFM07 fatcat:uhneslblq5etlkorfljeiefxcu

Is it opened or closed? Colombian science on the move

J. -B. Meyer, J. Charum, J. Granés, Y. Chatelin
1995 Scientometrics  
Data sources and methodology The core data which is used in this article consists of publications lists extracted from the PASCAL, data base of the I.N.I.S.T.  ...  papers from researchers from all over the world.  ... 
doi:10.1007/bf02019174 fatcat:t7txgc2xrjayrorgtbotrd2l4a

Beach erosion and marine aggregate dredging: a question of evidence?

M R PHILLIPS
2008 Geographical Journal  
In the UK, marine aggregate dredging is considered by many to be responsible for coastal loss and campaigns based on the 'precautionary principle' have been mounted to halt extraction.  ...  Results from Port Eynon and Horton showed significant temporal variations in beach level and on-shore/offshore sediment movement was seen as significant in beach formation processes.  ...  Acknowledgements The author would like to express thanks to the Gower Society for their contributions to Gower beach research.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1475-4959.2008.00306.x fatcat:ofr6agumknet7dczfpthv56mm4

Rejuvenating transatlantic strategic culture: Towards a new Atlanticism [article]

Joe Burton
2020 Zenodo  
In the EU, Parliament s role has been reinforced by the introduction of defence industrial issues (EDIDP, EDF) in the co-decision agenda and the expected greater EP involvement in external policies under  ...  Given the expected release of China Standards 2035 this year, China is declaring a strategic approach to standardisation that builds on previous industrial strategies including the Belt and Road Initiative  ...  Turning the tide | How to rescue transatlantic relations Tour With Industry/Training With Industry programmes Service-level programmes to embed active-duty US military personnel in the private sector  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6138769 fatcat:jizrtgl6hbg5lmg5sulwvw653e

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations [chapter]

Uma Lele, Sambuddha Goswami
2021 Food for All  
This chapter explores the evolving roles of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and its reforms from the 2007 Independent External Evaluation until the arrival of Director-General  ...  by predictable funds to be accorded to FAO, well beyond its current level of assessed and voluntary contributions, with expected transparency in the use of resources.  ...  2019e, table 7, 94). ³³ See "Hand-in-Hand Initiative Creates a New Business Model for Partners to Work Together to End Poverty and Hunger." http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/1253626/icode/ ³⁴ See  ... 
doi:10.1093/oso/9780198755173.003.0010 fatcat:wz2lkx2hp5enrpk4h3j3j4tvfq

De la fragmentación de las estructuras criminales a una proto-mafia: un análisis del Primeiro Comando da Capital (PCC) en Sudamérica

Carolina Sampó, Marcos Alan Ferreira
2020 Revista de Estudios de Seguridad Internacional  
While in Latin America there was a shift from concentration to fragmentation - from the existence of cartels to the proliferation of a large number of small criminal structures - in Brazil, the PCC has  ...  However, in the last decade Brazil has seen the opposite process.  ...  Narcotics consumption in the United States, however, has recently shifted from cocaine to opioids like heroin and, increasingly, from plantbased to synthetic drugs like methamphetamines and fentanyl.  ... 
doi:10.18847/1.12.6 fatcat:zra7ete3afgcxmgxid5q6pnhaa

Is Your Biofuel Affixed with an Approved Seal?: A Comparative Analysis of the European Union Biofuels Certification Regime and the Clean Development Mechanism

Jolene Lin
2011 Social Science Research Network  
partners.  ...  The Commission is required to seek the opinion of the Committee From the outset, a certification scheme is expected to ensure that economic operators are audited before they are permitted to join the scheme  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1874998 fatcat:d47sz3ofmrakhkr6eoehlqptdy

"Mobile Holistic Enterprise Transformation Framework"

Mohammed M. Alqahtani, Anthony S. Atkins, Clare Stanier
2015 Procedia Computer Science  
Many enterprises have fallen into a paradox of spending on creating and updating mobile services, and gaining less than expected in return.  ...  Reasons for this include the lack of vision, and the lack of a clearly defined, well communicated mobile strategy.  ...  a trending industry.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2015.07.232 fatcat:xq2h2zh72vc3ddnadb3f7jlrxi

Energy drink expectancies among college students

Aaron C. Luneke, Tavis J. Glassman, Joseph A. Dake, Alexis A. Blavos, Amy J. Thompson, Aaron J. Kruse-Diehr
2020 Journal of American College Health  
The results from this study can be used to design interventions to challenge erroneous expectancies and reinforce others that promote moderation or abstinence.  ...  Results: The expectancy factors of 1,246 participants accounted for 25.8% of the variance in past 30-day energy drink consumption.  ...  . • Partner type was not assessed in terms of unprotected sex (e.g., casual partner).  ... 
doi:10.1080/07448481.2020.1790569 pmid:32673177 fatcat:4f36wk5irrcq7jdb7rs3skssra

Ex-ante Benefit-Cost Analysis of the Elimination of a Glossina palpalis gambiensis Population in the Niayes of Senegal

Fanny Bouyer, Momar Talla Seck, Ahmadou H. Dicko, Baba Sall, Mbargou Lo, Marc J. B. Vreysen, Eduardo Chia, Jérémy Bouyer, Abdrahmane Wane, Susan C. Welburn
2014 PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases  
In 2005, the Government of Senegal embarked on a campaign to eliminate a Glossina palpalis gambiensis population from the Niayes area (,1000 km 2 ) under the umbrella of the Pan African Tsetse and Trypanosomosis  ...  We calculated the potential increases of cattle sales as a result of tsetse elimination considering two scenarios, i.e. a conservative scenario with a 2% annual replacement rate from traditional to improved  ...  Acknowledgments The authors are thankful to J. Knight for his contribution to the elaboration of the questionnaire. Author Contributions  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003112 pmid:25144776 pmcid:PMC4140673 fatcat:d3pfnwleerbzlnhghovnormoge

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons modulate the activity of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) vitamin D receptor paralogs in vitro

Siri Øfsthus Goksøyr, Jed Goldstone, Roger Lille-Langøy, Erik-Jan Lock, Pål A. Olsvik, Anders Goksøyr, Odd André Karlsen
2021 Aquatic Toxicology  
Vitamin D receptor (VDR) mediates the biological function of the steroid hormone calcitriol, which is the metabolically active version of vitamin D.  ...  Notably, none of the tested PAHs showed agonistic properties towards the Atlantic cod Vdrs.  ...  Acknowledgements This study was funded by the Research Council of Norway through the "iCod 2.0: Integrative environmental genomics of Atlantic cod" project (project no. 244564) and the "dCod 1.0: decoding  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2021.105914 fatcat:q5ghvi3vpfdlrcivcwdofqwaje

Tempered Enthusiasm for Digitally Enabled Networks in International Development

Sara Boettiger
2014 Innovations Technology Governance Globalization  
Also included in this second category are networks that serve the poor from a greater distance, including those of impact investors, international NGOs, academics, donors, and companies.  ...  innovations / The Dynamics of Development the poor.  ...  Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, March 13, 2013. Available at http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/171728/icode/. b.  ... 
doi:10.1162/inov_a_00206 fatcat:47qujxshpvba7leqiibjw22sxy

Hedging Planetary Risks: 'From Weapons of Mass Destruction to Tools of Massive Social and Ecological Innovation'

Stefan Brunnhuber, Mariana Bozesan, Jeffrey Golden, Garry Jacobs, Phoebe Koundouri
2021 Cadmus  
Cost analyses and risk assessments in the Anthropocene era need to differ from those of the past. Future developments now are determined by opportunity costs and planetary risks.  ...  We show that financing our future requires multiple new financial engineering techniques that build upon the experiences of the private sector, but need to be adapted to meet the criteria of force majeure  ...  Author Contact Information Email: joanilioteixeira@hotmail.com Backwardness, Growth & Distribution Joanilio Rodolpho Teixeira The Social Architect Julene Siddique & Peter Joseph  ... 
doaj:b510be44888346489d32959b5e2768df fatcat:l6rxt5pzcjdftbuewubm7l6jja

Foundations of Hungarian Defence Policy

Pál Bak, Gergely Németh, Diána Szőke
2020 Honvédségi Szemle  
This article aims to outline the foundations of contemporary Hungarian defence policy thinking, highlighting the factors which have shaped it during the last years.  ...  The newly adopted National Security Strategy, together with the National Military Strategy (currently under review) serve as the starting point for the analysis.Our study also pays particular attention  ...  The authors are confident that the herein presented deliberations of the Hungarian defence policy will foster a better understanding on the overall direction of travel of the national defence sector.  ... 
doi:10.35926/hdr.2020.2.1 fatcat:2pkzqauqhzb3tpveom76edvjg4
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