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Post-fire recovery of the plant community in pinus brutia forests: Active vs. indirect restoration techniques after salvage logging
Although reforestation is frequently utilized in many Mediterranean Basin countries to restore burned Mediterranean pine woodlands, post-fire recovery of the plant community is often neglected. To compare the post-fire ...
Preservation of sweet red pepper paste quality: Effect of packing material, ozone gas and protective agent use
(Food Science and Technology, 2018)
Unlike conventional methods, sweet red pepper paste was produced by various techniques in assistance of various starter cultures. Products were stored at 37 °C for 60 days. Salinity, acidity, color change, invert sugar, ...
Exploring dimensions of slow tourism motivation
Today, the tourism industry has altered from a steady structure to a dynamic one in order to match the emerging needs, wants and demands of tourists. Given this, understanding the motivations of tourists is key to designing ...
Malaysia’s dusun tindal pottery
(Ceramics - Art and Perception, 2018)
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Heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of a plate heat exchanger using water based Al2O3 nanofluid for 30° and 60° chevron angles
(Heat and Mass Transfer/Waerme- und Stoffuebertragung, 2018)
Nanofluid is a new class of engineering fluid that has good heat transfer characteristics which is essential to increase the heat transfer performance in various engineering applications such as heat exchangers and cooling ...
Advanced life cycle integrated exergoeconomic analysis of building heating systems: An application and proposing new indices
(Journal of Cleaner Production, 2018)
Advanced exergy-based analysis and assessment tools have been considered very useful tools for detecting the interactions among components of energy-conversion systems and the real potential for improving each component ...
Optimization of microalgae panel bioreactor thermal transmission property for building façade applications
(Energy and Buildings, 2018)
Microalgae has great potential reducing embedded CO2 emissions of buildings through their entire life cycles by both increasing energy efficiency and actively capturing CO2. The use of closed microalgae photo bioreactors ...
Supercritical CO2 extraction of an immunosuppressant produced by solid-state fermentation
(Journal of CO2 Utilization, 2018)
Mycophenolic acid (MPA) is a secondary metabolite of Penicillium species with diverse biological properties and has clinical applications mainly as an immunosuppressive agent. Production of MPA was carried out using ...
The design of a high gain dual-polarized quad-ridged circular horn antenna for wideband EMC test applications
(Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Journal, 2018)
This paper presents the design of a high gain broadband quadruple-ridged circular horn antenna for Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) testing. The proposed antenna contains a wideband feed structure as a transition between ...
Structurally Constrained ell 1-Sparse Control of Power Systems: Online Design and Resiliency Analysis
(Proceedings of the American Control Conference, 2018)
This paper presents a sparse Linear Quadratic Regulator (LQR) design for damping oscillations in wide-area power system networks. We first show how, depending on the severity and location of a fault, different sets of ...