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    • Creating an Accessible Network of Life-Saving Medical Devices 

      Hewett, Gregory Mark (2017-07-14)
      This paper consists of the design and implementation of a software platform empowering users to quickly find autoinjectors and defibrillators in emergencies by leveraging both crowdsourcing and the Internet of Things (IoT). ...
    • Creating an intellectual commons through open access 

      Suber, Peter (MIT Press, 2006)
      Open-access (OA) literature is online, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions. The low-hanging fruit for OA is literature that authors consent to distribute without payment, or for which they ...
    • Creating analogs of thermal distributions from diabatic excitations in ion-trap-based quantum simulation 

      Lim, Hyun Jae; Yoshimura, Bryce; Freericks, J.K. (IOP Publishing, 2016)
      One broad goal of quantum simulation is to start a simple quantum system in its ground state and slowly evolve the Hamiltonian to a complex one, maintaining the ground state throughout the evolution (called adiabatic state ...
    • Creating and Analyzing Pathway and Protein Interaction Compendia for Modelling Signal Transduction Networks 

      Kirouac, Daniel C; Saez-Rodriguez, Julio; Swantek, Jennifer; Burke, John M; Lauffenburger, Douglas A; Sorger, Peter Karl (BioMed Central, 2012)
      Background: Understanding the information-processing capabilities of signal transduction networks, how those networks are disrupted in disease, and rationally designing therapies to manipulate diseased states require ...
    • Creating Bio-Inspired Hierarchical 3D–2D Photonic Stacks via Planar Lithography on Self-Assembled Inverse Opals 

      Aizenberg, Joanna; Burgess, Ian; Loncar, Marko (IOP Publishing, 2013-11-21)
      Structural hierarchy and complex 3D architecture are characteristics of biological photonic designs that are challenging to reproduce in synthetic materials. Top-down lithography allows for designer patterning of arbitrary ...
    • Creating boundaries to empower digital health technology 

      Hsin, Honor; Torous, John (Royal College of Psychiatrists, 2018-07)
      The potential of digital health tools such as smartphones and sensors to increase access to and enhance delivery of healthcare is well known. However, a lack of regulation and delineation between those technologies seeking ...
    • Creating Common Schools: St. Louis, the American Speculative, and the Rise of Public Education 

      Schmidt, Laura Lee (2018-05-14)
      This dissertation appraises the role of public education in modern American life. Tax-supported neighborhood schools called common schools have shaped American culture since they became widespread starting in the 1840s. ...
    • Creating Critical Consumers of Health and Science News: Teaching Science to the Non-Scientist Using Newsworthy Topics in the Life Sciences† 

      Coderre, Raymond W.; Uekermann, Kristen A.; Choi, Youngeun; Anderson, William J. (American Society of Microbiology, 2016)
      Scientists constantly make groundbreaking discoveries, some of which receive attention from the press. We designed a course intended for a lay audience that provides the scientific background to appreciate these reports ...
    • Creating Healthy Nutrition Environments 

      Khandpur, Neha (2016-05-03)
      The home nutrition environment and the consumer nutrition environment present two important settings for addressing the high prevalence of overweight and obesity among children and adults. They provide the broader context ...
    • Creating Pathways to Prosperity 

      Ferguson, Ronald F.; Lamback, Sara (2014)
    • Creating Pathways to Prosperity: A Blueprint for Action 

      Ferguson, Ronald F.; Lamback, Sarah (2014)
    • Creating Patient-Specific Neural Cells for the In Vitro Study of Brain Disorders 

      Brennand, Kristen J.; Marchetto, M. Carol; Benvenisty, Nissim; Brüstle, Oliver; Ebert, Allison; Izpisua Belmonte, Juan Carlos; Kaykas, Ajamete; Lancaster, Madeline A.; Livesey, Frederick J.; McConnell, Michael J.; McKay, Ronald D.; Morrow, Eric M.; Muotri, Alysson R.; Panchision, David M.; Rubin, Lee L.; Sawa, Akira; Soldner, Frank; Song, Hongjun; Studer, Lorenz; Temple, Sally; Vaccarino, Flora M.; Wu, Jun; Vanderhaeghen, Pierre; Gage, Fred H.; Jaenisch, Rudolf (Elsevier, 2015)
      Summary As a group, we met to discuss the current challenges for creating meaningful patient-specific in vitro models to study brain disorders. Although the convergence of findings between laboratories and patient cohorts ...
    • Creating political priority for micronutrient deficiencies: a qualitative case study from Senegal 

      Balarajan, Yarlini (BMJ Publishing Group, 2014)
      Objectives: To examine what factors influence the agenda-setting process and level of political priority afforded to micronutrient deficiencies (MNDs). Design: Qualitative case study employing process tracing, informed by ...
    • Creating Reciprocal Value Through Operational Transparency 

      Buell, Ryan Williams; Kim, Tami; Tsay, Chia-Jung (2014-12-09)
      We investigate whether organizations can create value by introducing visual transparency between consumers and producers. Although operational transparency has been shown to improve consumer perceptions of service value, ...
    • Creating Socially Conscious Agents: Decision-Making in the Context of Group Commitments 

      Glass, Alyssa (1999)
      With growing opportunities for individually motivated agents to work collaboratively to satisfy shared goals, it becomes increasingly important to design agents that can make intelligent decisions in the context of commitments ...
    • Creating the Kingdom of Ends: Reciprocity and Responsibility in Personal Relations 

      Korsgaard, Christine (Blackwell Publishing, 1992)
      When we hold a person responsible, we regard her as answerable for her actions, reaction, and attitudes. We use the concept of responsibility in two contexts, the legal and the personal. We use it in the legal context when ...
    • Creating Value for Teachers: Product Development at the Intersection of Education and Technology 

      Rainville, Brian (2015-05-04)
      Between 2011 and 2014, investment funding for education technology companies increased by an average of 40% per year (Catalano, 2015). With an expanding footprint and funding stream, education technology companies have ...
    • Creation and Control of Two-Dimensional Electron Gas Using Al-Based Amorphous Oxides/SrTiO\(_3\) Heterostructures Grown by Atomic Layer Deposition 

      Lee, Sang Woon; Liu, Yiqun; Heo, Jaeyeong; Gordon, Roy Gerald (American Chemical Society, 2012)
      The formation of a two-dimensional electron gas (2-DEG) using \(SrTiO_3\) (STO)-based heterostructures provides promising opportunities in oxide electronics. We realized the formation of 2-DEG using several amorphous ...
    • Creation and implementation of SAMPRO™: A school-based asthma management program 

      Lemanske, Robert F.; Kakumanu, Sujani; Shanovich, Kathleen; Antos, Nicholas; Cloutier, Michelle M.; Mazyck, Donna; Phipatanakul, Wanda; Schantz, Shirley; Szefler, Stanley; Vandlik, Renee; Williams, Paul (2016)
      Clinicians who care for children with asthma have an obligation to coordinate asthma care with the schools. Aside from routine clinical care of asthmatic children, providers must educate the family and child about the need ...
    • Creation of an Open-Access, Mutation-Defined Fibroblast Resource for Neurological Disease Research 

      Wray, Selina; Self, Matthew; Lewis, Patrick A.; Taanman, Jan-Willem; Ryan, Natalie S.; Mahoney, Colin J.; Liang, Yuying; Devine, Michael J.; Sheerin, Una-Marie; Houlden, Henry; Morris, Huw R.; Healy, Daniel; Marti-Masso, Jose-Felix; Preza, Elisavet; Barker, Suzanne; Sutherland, Margaret; Corriveau, Roderick A.; D'Andrea, Michael; Schapira, Anthony H. V.; Uitti, Ryan J.; Guttman, Mark; Opala, Grzegorz; Jasinska-Myga, Barbara; Puschmann, Andreas; Nilsson, Christer; Espay, Alberto J.; Slawek, Jaroslaw; Gutmann, Ludwig; Boeve, Bradley F.; Boylan, Kevin; Stoessl, A. Jon; Ross, Owen A.; Maragakis, Nicholas J.; Van Gerpen, Jay; Gerstenhaber, Melissa; Gwinn, Katrina; Dawson, Ted M.; Marder, Karen S.; Clark, Lorraine N.; Przedborski, Serge E.; Finkbeiner, Steven; Rothstein, Jeffrey D.; Wszolek, Zbigniew K.; Rossor, Martin N.; Hardy, John; Isacson, Ole Stefan (Public Library of Science, 2012)
      Our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of many neurological disorders has been greatly enhanced by the discovery of mutations in genes linked to familial forms of these diseases. These have facilitated the generation ...