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Urban Black-odor Water Remote Sensing Mapping Based on Shadow Removal: A case Study in Nanjing

Taixia Wu, Mengyao Li, Shudong Wang, Yingying Yang, Shan Sang, Dongzhen Jia
2021 IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing  
The method proposed in this paper has a good effect on the extraction of black-odor water in Nanjing City.  ...  Index Terms-urban black-odor water, shadow, GF-2, remote sensing, complex underlay  ...  Fig. 6 . 6 (a) Remote sensing map of BOW in the main urban area of Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province. (b) Remote sensing map of BOW in the main urban area of Qiqihaer City, Heilongjiang Province.  ... 
doi:10.1109/jstars.2021.3114355 fatcat:pgr2denmyvexpmmbgycfqjomye

1. Policing the Public in the New Capital [chapter]

2019 Intimate Communities  
In the case of radical feminist Qiu Jin (1875-1907), the "will to self-extinction" marked her as a consummate anarchist so morally committed to her cause that it superseded her ego. 46 In this sense  ...  One downriver immigrant, writing under a pseudonym, recalled of her first arrival in 1942, "[S]emiliquid black filth drained along open ditches on either side of the road.  ... 
doi:10.1525/9780520971868-004 fatcat:di54crnrdfdpplpwy6rbdwl7pm

Policing the Public in the New Capital [chapter]

2018 Intimate Communities: Wartime Healthcare and the Birth of Modern China, 1937–1945  
In the case of radical feminist Qiu Jin (1875-1907), the "will to self-extinction" marked her as a consummate anarchist so morally committed to her cause that it superseded her ego. 46 In this sense  ...  One downriver immigrant, writing under a pseudonym, recalled of her first arrival in 1942, "[S]emiliquid black filth drained along open ditches on either side of the road.  ... 
doi:10.1525/luminos.59.b fatcat:shurwzujonci5fulkhikuibhiq

IAFS 2017 Abstracts

2017 Forensic Science International  
THE ESTIMATION OF THE POSTMORTEM INTERVAL: A PHYSICOCHEMICAL MODEL  ...  ASSOCIATION BETWEEN SCN5A GENE AND SUDDEN UNEXPLAINED NOCTURNAL DEATH SYNDROME IN THAI CADAVERS Disclosure: All authors have declared no conflicts of interest.  ...  The paper is based on a case study of an incident of ragging at a state university.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.forsciint.2017.07.019 pmid:28743352 fatcat:pdrympkytzbzlkah4vnqismhau

D. Trump's Economic Model: Results and Prospects
Экономическая модель Д. Трампа: итоги и перспективы

V. Supyan, Institute of the USA and Canadian Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, 2/3 Khlebnyi Per., Moscow, 121069, Russian Federation
2020 Mirovaya Ekonomika i Mezhdunarodnye Otnosheniya  
that most Americans can't even point to on a map.  ...  A persistent foul odor filled the house. Every piece of metal indoors corroded or turned black. In short order, Mr. Morgan moved out.  ... 
doi:10.20542/0131-2227-2020-64-7-34-42 fatcat:er3f2xhuvzfurmghiwzacmgu7u

Lost voices of modernity: a Chinese popular fiction magazine in context

2002 ChoiceReviews  
A detailed study of one phase is all the more important in cases such as the present one, where a small but persistent body of secondary literature continues to misrepresent the materials.  ...  of urban life and a new industrial environment.  ...  The theoretical, or rather, political, discussion of "new fiction" since the turn of the century has been dealt with in a number of articles and studies.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.39-3227 fatcat:6axp47qtcvetlbivebyylkb3oq

PHOTOGRAPH On Earth and in the Heavens 12 LETTERS 14 CONTRIBUTORS 28 IN SUM 32 FINDINGS The Bug That Lays the Golden Eggs ARJA KAITALA AND ROBERT L. SMITH 38 IN THE FIELD Life Lines in the Sand One Giant Leap for Wormkind

Xavier Zimbardo, Peter Marchand, Universe, Adam Summers
We began field studies to test whether this could be the case.  ...  In the case of the water bug, the eggs a male carries are those he has fertilized; he therefore has a stake in their survival.The male not only carries the eggs but keeps them well aerated in the water  ...  With the aid of a moderate-sized telescope, the shadow that the planet's sphere casts on its rings is especially noticeable this month.  ... 

River sands/urban spaces : Changsha in modern Chinese history [article]

James Joshua Hudson
Department of Asian Studies at UT.  ...  When faced with an invading Japanese army in 1938, and as a part of Chiang Kai-shek's "scorched earth policy," local officials were ordered to burn much of the city to the ground.  ...  was also more than simply a prelude to the 1911 revolution. It was in the classic sense, a late Qing urban uprising, but one led by common people with very specific names, beliefs, and occupations.  ... 
doi:10.15781/t2zp45 fatcat:dq2e2thg55ffnomvcvoygdzcfe

Dreams from below : Yumeno Kyūsaku and subculture literature in Japan

Nathen Clerici
As a case study, I turn to the texts and reception of Yumeno Kyūsaku (1889-1936), a writer of mystery fiction who, despite achieving modest popular success in the late 1920s and early 1930s, was largely  ...  Similar to what might be considered narrative elements in a literary context, subcultural affects are the aspects of a text that are drawn out by readers to form affective constellations predicated on  ...  Occultism, the root of hentai shinri, was removed from academic study altogether.  ... 
doi:10.14288/1.0073956 fatcat:7bdindvi4nd7bgjgin75hf5fae

Joints of Utility, Crafts of Knowledge: the Material Culture of the Sino-British Furniture Trade during the Long Eighteenth Century

Kyoungjin Bae
In the beginning of the eighteenth century, the British East India Company began importing a large quantity of furniture made in Canton (Guangzhou), China.  ...  Going beyond the conventional perspective on export Chinese objects oriented toward European reception, I connect production with consumption in order to follow the trajectory of export furniture from  ...  arrangement on the shelves. 58 Such a mode of display was "hyper-real" in yet another sense in that it virtually removed both the objects and the cabinet from somatic encounter with the beholder.  ... 
doi:10.7916/d8gx4br6 fatcat:wsv65k62hvcunlyasohe57jywu

Negotiating Culture: The Discourse of Art and the Position of the Artist in 1980s China

Eduardo Welsh
The very different life experience (and political outlook) of the successive generations of artists in China had a huge influence on their view of life and art.  ...  East and West, tradition and modernisation, the individual, the region and the nation/state - made up a rich and diverse range of opinions as to the current situation, the role and value of art in China  ...  In the second case, the title and the stridency of the men with raised fists suggest both a sense of great ethnic pride and a sense of outrage bordering on militancy.  ... 
doi:10.25501/soas.00033683 fatcat:ic3lumdfjndoxfs5ri3j3nb4xu

Embodied Materials: The Emergence of Figural Imagery in Prehistoric China

Sandrine Simone Mariette Larrive-Bass
The discussion further draws attention to a bi-directional influence exerted on the reception of prehistoric imagery in Europe and China.  ...  Chapter 3 focuses on images produced prior to or around 5,000 BCE, and repositions their emergence in the context of broader interests in materiality and representation.  ...  A case in point is a stone human head recently found at Shimao 石峁 in urban site excavated thus far. 66 The head's retrieval among remains of a collapsed courtyard wall suggests that the representation  ... 
doi:10.7916/d83j3c8r fatcat:jrvjvq4tdjesdfewyyirxelrka

Propriety, Shame, and the State in Post-Fukushima Japan

Klaus Kuraudo Yamamoto Hammering
Based upon two years of fieldwork, the dissertation focuses on ethnographic sites at which the failure of state subjectivization activates both a reinvigoration of state discourse, and the formation of  ...  As a foil for the remaining ethnographic sites, the obviousness of giving "respect" (sonchō) to state symbols in public school ceremonies discloses the formation of subjects in a constitutive misrecognition  ...  Kitahara himself had asserted that, "until we grasp victory, we can absolutely not give in. Sanrizuka can definitely be won!"  ... 
doi:10.7916/d8cj8dfs fatcat:brl6zfp6lbdztfhccge7pp2vde