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GPS Algorithms

Posted on 2/10/11 in Research Articles

The Global Positioning System (GPS) is global navigation system consisting of at least twenty-four satellites orbiting in six planes around the earth. GPS is extensively used by both the military and the FAA, with growing applications in civilian markets. The importance of GPS in everyday […]

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NSF Math Institutes Create New Jobs

Posted on 5/11/09 in Press Releases

New mechanism for investing in young math PhDs brings their talent to new settings, supports career pipeline. May 11, 2009 – Washington, DC The seven NSF Mathematical Sciences Research Institutes announce the creation of 45 new one- and two-year positions for young, highly-trained mathematical scientists […]

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The Fractal® acoustic barrier

Posted on 3/25/09 in Research Articles

The study of the vibrations in domains with boundaries or interfaces of irregular geometry is a complex mathematical problem, for which many questions are still unsolved. Nevertheless, it has been known for a long time that objects of irregular shape or geometry are “bad resonators”. […]

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Modeling Placental Growth and Structure

Posted on 1/12/09 in Research Articles

Early life influences adult diseases. Such serious public health priorities as diabetes, heart disease, breast and prostate cancer, osteoporosis, and depression have all been related by recent medical studies to the development of the fetus. Environmental influences, such as maternal diseases, can cause irreversible metabolic […]

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