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ALOTHMAN, LOULWAH (2015) STUDY OF CHROMOSOME 11q22.2q22.3 FOR LINKAGE TO CLASS III MALOCCLUSION IN SOUTH AMERICANS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Aaronson, Michael (2015) Ethical resource allocation: a proposed framework. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Abate, Stephen (2015) Distribution System Modeling for Assessing Impact of Smart Inverter Capabilities. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Abbott, Beth (2015) The Relationship Between Two Tasks of Dynamic Postural Stability. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

AbdelHamid, Ayman and Krishnamurthy, Prashant and Tipper, David (2015) Resource Scheduling For Heterogeneous Traffic in LTE Virtual Networks. In: 16th IEEE Conference on Mobile Data Management, June 15-18, 2015, Pittsburgh, PA .

Abdrakhimova, Dinara (2015) Solubilities and Mass Transfer Coefficients of Gases in Silicone Oil and Polyalphaolefin. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Abliz, Mehmud (2015) A Novel Puzzle-Based Framework for Mitigating Distributed Denial of Service Attacks Against Internet Applications. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Abolghasem, Sepideh (2015) Engineering of Surface Microstructure Transformations Using High Rate Severe Plastic Deformation in Machining. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Acker, Amelia (2015) How cells became records: standardization and infrastructure in tissue culture. Archival Science, 15 (1). pp. 1-24. ISSN 1389-0166

Acker, Amelia (2015) Toward a Hermeneutics of Data. Annals of the History of Computing, IEEE, 37 (3). pp. 70-75. ISSN 1058-6180

Acker, Amelia and Burton, Matt and Geiger, R. Stuart and Ribes , David (2015) Trace Ethnography Workshop: iConference 2015. In: iConference 2015, 24-27 Mar 2015, Newport Beach, California. (Submitted)

Acosta-Cazares, Benjamin (2015) Unhealthy lifestyle practices in the Mexican population: national surveys of coverage of the integrated health programs(ENCOPREVENIMSS)of the Mexican Institute of the Social Security (IMSS) 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 AND 2010. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Aelmore, Matthew/ D (2015) Harmonic Centricity in Philip Glass’ “The Grid” and “Cowboy Rock’n’Roll USA,” an original composition. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ahn, Jae-wook and Brusilovsky, Peter and Han, Shuguang (2015) Personalized Search: Reconsidering the Value of Open User Models. In: 20th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces, March 29-April 1, 2015, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Ahuja, Vasudha (2015) Health disparities between Whites and Japanese in measures of diabetes and subclinical atherosclerosis in an international population-based study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Akinyemiju, Tomi F. and Genkinger, Jeanine M and Farhat, Maggie and Wilson, Adrienne and Gary-Webb, Tiffany L. and Tehranifar, Parisa (2015) Residential environment and breast cancer incidence and mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Cancer, 15 (191). ISSN 1471-2407

Al Nifay, Bader / A (2015) Study of Oscillating Liquid Flow as a Thermal Management Solution. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Alanazi, Abdullah (2015) A COMPREHENSIVE MODEL TO EXPLAINING USERS’ ACCEPTANCE AND INTENTION TO USE ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS(EHR)IN REHABILITATION FACILITIES IN SAUDI ARABIA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Alashaikh, Abdulaziz and Gomes, Teresa and Tipper, David (2015) The Spine Concept for Improving Network Availability. Computer Networks, 82. pp. 4-19.

Aldhafeeri, Raed (2015) Stress Analysis for Scleral Buckling of the Eye. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Alexander, Kathleen A. and Sanderson, Claire E. and Marathe, Madav and Lewis, Bryan L. and Rivers, Caitlin M. and Shaman, Jeffrey and Drake, John M. and Lofgren, Eric and Dato, Virginia M. and Eisenberg, Marisa C. and Eubank, Stephen (2015) What Factors Might Have Led to the Emergence of Ebola in West Africa? PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 9 (6). e0003652. ISSN 1935-2735

Alfaro, Karla M. and Gage, Julia C. and Rosenbaum, Alan J. and Ditzian, Lauren R. and Maza, Mauricio and Scarinci, Isabel C. and Miranda, Esmeralda and Villalta, Sofia and Felix, Juan C. and Castle, Philip E. and Cremer, Miriam L. (2015) Factors affecting attendance to cervical cancer screening among women in the Paracentral Region of El Salvador: a nested study within the CAPE HPV screening program. BMC Public Health, 15 (1058). ISSN 1471-2458

Allen, Robert A. (2015) Development of a Bio-Inductive Vascular Graft by Compositing a Fast-Resorbing Elastomer with a Slow-Resorbing Polymer. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Allred, Preston (2015) A review of the observation patient status and its impact to the patient experience. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Almehizia, Abdulrahman (2015) DESIGN, SYNTHESIS AND BIOLOGICAL EVALUATION OF NOVEL SELECTIVE CANNABINOID RECEPTOR 2 (CB2) LIGANDS WITH THERAPEUTIC POTENTIALS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Alsadhan, Broog (2015) Emergency early responders and EMS transition in Saudi Arabia: proposed model for system improvement. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Alsayed, Nahed (2015) TESTING A MODEL OF HEALTH-RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE IN WOMEN LIVING WITH HIV. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Alshabi, Ali (2015) REGULATION OF PHASE I, II, AND III PATHWAYS BY PREGNANCY RELATED HORMONES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Altawalbeh, Shoroq (2015) ADDITION OF LEUKOTRIENE RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS VERSUS LONG ACTING BETA AGONISTS TO INHALED CORTICOSTEROID THERAPY FOR ASTHMA TREATMENT IN OLDER ADULTS: A RETROSPECTIVE DATA ANALYSIS OF EFFECTIVENESS, SAFETY AND COST. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Alvarez, Carlos A and Mortensen, Eric M. and Makris, Una E and Berlowitz, Dan R and Copeland, Laurel A and Good, Chester B. and Amuan, Megan E and Pugh, Mary Jo V. (2015) Association of skeletal muscle relaxers and antihistamines on mortality, hospitalizations, and emergency department visits in elderly patients: a nationwide retrospective cohort study. BMC Geriatrics, 15 (2). ISSN 1471-2318

Alvarez, Travis (2015) Phonological Recoding and Orthographic Learning: Testing the Self-Teaching Hypothesis in Adults. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Anderson, David F and Ermentrout, Bard and Friel, David D and Galán, Roberto F and Lindner, Benjamin and Pu, Shusen and Schmidt, Deena R and Thomas, Peter J (2015) Fast and accurate representations of stochastic ion channel fluctuations. BMC Neuroscience, 16 (P258). ISSN 1471-2202

Andrews, Lawrence P and Szymczak-Workman, Andrea L and Workman, Creg J and Vignali, Dario AA (2015) The extent of metalloproteinase-mediated LAG3 cleavage limits the efficacy of PD1 blockade. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P216). ISSN 2051-1426

Angus, Derek C. (2015) Obituary: Mitchell P. Fink. Critical Care, 19 (442). ISSN 1364-8535

Angus, Derek C. and Bozza, Fernando and Kahn, Jeremy M. and Salluh, Jorge and Soares, Marcio and Brasil, Pedro (2015) Organizational characteristics, outcomes and resource use in ICUs: the ORCHESTRA Study. Critical Care, 19 (P32). ISSN 1364-8535

Anh, Le and Lin, Yu-Ru and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos (2015) Information Network Mining: A Case for Emergency Scenarios. In: ACM SIGKDD Workshop LESI. (Unpublished)

Anisimova, Irina (2015) Heterotopia in Contemporary Russian Fiction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Anjomshoaa, Ida and Briseño-Ruiz, Jessica and Deeley, Kathleen and Poletta, Fernando A and Mereb, Juan C and Leite, Aline L. and Barreta, Priscila A. T. M. and Silva, Thelma L. and Dizak, Piper and Ruff, Timothy and Patir, Asli and Koruyucu, Mine and Abbasoğlu, Zerrin and Casado, Priscila L. and Brown, Andrew and Zaky, Samer H. and Bayram, Merve and Küchler, Erika C. and Cooper, Margaret E. and Liu, Kai and Marazita, Mary L. and Tanboğa, İlknur and Granjeiro, José M and Seymen, Figen and Castilla, Eduardo E and Orioli, Iêda M and Sfeir, Charles and Owyang, Hongjiao and Buzalaf, Marília A. R. and Vieira, Alexandre R. (2015) Aquaporin 5 Interacts with Fluoride and Possibly Protects against Caries. PLoS ONE, 10 (12). e0143068. ISSN 1932-6203

Ante, Vanessa M. (2015) LeuO regulation of adaptive responses in Vibrio cholerae. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Appler, Vivian (2015) Embodied Astronomies: Performances of Telescopes and Other Detection Devices. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Argyropoulos, Christos and Roumelioti, Maria-Eleni and Sattar, Abdus and Kellum, John A and Weissfeld, Lisa and Unruh, Mark L. (2015) Dialyzer Reuse and Outcomes of High Flux Dialysis. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0129575. ISSN 1932-6203

Argüello García, Pedro María (2015) SUBSISTENCE ECONOMY AND CHIEFDOM EMERGENCE IN THE MUISCA AREA. A STUDY OF THE VALLE DE TENA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Arumemi, Fortuna (2015) Characterization of a novel host cellular factor involved in HIV-1 neuropathogenesis. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ascierto, Paolo A. and Atkins, Michael and Bifulco, Carlo and Botti, Gerardo and Cochran, Alistair and Davies, Michael and Demaria, Sandra and Dummer, Reinhard and Ferrone, Soldano and Formenti, Silvia and Gajewski, Thomas F. and Garbe, Claus and Khleif, Samir and Kiessling, Rolf and Lo, Roger and Lorigan, Paul and McArthur, Grant and Masucci, Giuseppe and Melero, Ignacio and Mihm, Martin and Palmieri, Giuseppe and Parmiani, Giorgio and Puzanov, Igor and Romero, Pedro and Schilling, Bastian and Seliger, Barbara and Stroncek, David and Taube, Janis and Tomei, Sara and Zarour, Hassane M. and Testori, Alessandro and Wang, Ena and Galon, Jérôme and Ciliberto, Gennaro and Mozzillo, Nicola and Marincola, Francesco M. and Thurin, Magdalena (2015) Future perspectives in melanoma research: meeting report from the “Melanoma Bridge”: Napoli, December 3rd–6th 2014. Journal of Translational Medicine, 13 (374). ISSN 1479-5876

Ashraf, Alexandria (2015) Analysis of support group availability for adult-onset neurological disorders in central Appalachian region of the United States. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Aspinall, Sherrie L and Good, Chester B and Zhao, Xinhua and Cunningham, Francesca E and Heron, Bernadette B and Geraci, Mark and Passero, Vida and Stone, Roslyn A and Smith, Kenneth J and Rogers, Renee and Shields, Jenna and Sartore, Megan and Boyle, D Patrick and Giberti, Sherry and Szymanski, John and Smith, Doug and Ha, Allen and Sessions, Jolynn and Depcinski, Shawn and Fishco, Shane and Molina, Irvin and Lepir, Tanja and Jean, Carmela and Cruz-Diaz, Lymaris and Motta, Jessica and Calderon-Vargas, Rebeca and Maland, Janelle and Keefe, Sean and Tague, Marshall and Leone, Alice and Glovack, Brian and Kaplan, Blair and Cosgriff, Sean and Kaster, Lindsay and Tonnu-Mihara, Ivy and Nguyen, Kimmai and Carmichael, Jenna and Clifford, Linda and Lu, Kan and Chatta, Gurkamal (2015) Adjuvant chemotherapy for stage III colon cancer: relative dose intensity and survival among veterans. BMC Cancer, 15 (62). ISSN 1471-2407

Auerbach, Jonathan and Dezfulian, Cameron (2015) Severe Sepsis: A Science of Uncertainty. F1000Research, 4 (1292). ISSN 2046-1402

Ayyash, Omar (2015) Predicting spontaneous stone passage in prepubertal children: a single institution cohort. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Azarbal, Atousa (2015) MARGINAL FIT COMPARISON OF CAD/CAM CROWNS MILLED FROM TWO DIFFERENT MATERIALS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

alomair, abdullah (2015) Loss Prevention Systems Effectiveness and Incidents Forecasting Using Statistical Tools. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

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Baar, Joseph and Storkus, Walter J. and Finke, James and Butterfield, Lisa H. and Lazarus, Hillard and Reese, Jane and Downes, Katharine and Budd, Thomas and Brufsky, Adam and Fu, Pingfu (2015) Pilot trial of a type I - polarized autologous dendritic cell vaccine incorporating tumor blood vessel antigen-derived peptides in patients with metastatic breast cancer. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P3). ISSN 2051-1426

Baca, Katharyn M (2015) Maternal and infant health indicator report of Allegheny County. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Bacci, Jennifer (2015) Collaborative practice agreements (CPAs) in chain community pharmicies: strategies for implementation and scalability. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Baffi, Cynthia Wilson and Winnica, Daniel Efrain and Holguin, Fernando (2015) Asthma and obesity: mechanisms and clinical implications. Asthma Research and Practice, 1 (1). ISSN 2054-7064

Bagheri, Abdollah (2015) On the Processing of Highly Nonlinear Solitarywaves and Guided Ultrasonic Waves for Structural Health Monitoring and Nondestructive Evaluation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bagley, Sarah C. (2015) Writing from Finitude: Love, Desire, and the Nostalgias of Modernism. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bahorik, Amber/ALB (2015) The Longitudinal Impact of Intrinsic Motivation on Substance Use Severity in Schizophrenia and its Patterns in Men and Women. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bai, Heng (2015) Nuclear technology safety and prevention of radioactive terrorism. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Bai, Yicheng (2015) A Wearable Indoor Navigation System for Blind and Visually Impaired Individuals. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bailey, Emily Jean (2015) Mother Knows Best: Methodism, Seventh-day Adventism, and Dietary Morality in Victorian America. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bajaj, Amoha (2015) Social Relationships, Daily Social Interactions, and Inflammation. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Baker, Kelsey (2015) An analysis of survey data to determine significant risk factors associated with adolescent marijuana use through utilization of sample weighting methods. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Baker, Natasha and Sohn, Jihee and Tuan, Rocky (2015) Promotion of human mesenchymal stem cell osteogenesis by PI3-kinase/Akt signaling, and the influence of caveolin-1/cholesterol homeostasis. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 6 (238). ISSN 1757-6512

Balderston, Daniel (2015) Excluded Middle? Bisexuality in Doña Herlinda y su hijo (Jaime Humberto Hermosillo, 1985). In: Despite All Adversities: Spanish American Queer Cinema. Genders in the Global South . SUNY Press, Albany, pp. 173-183. ISBN 978-1-4384-5911-0

Balderston, Daniel (2015) Piglia y el Unabomber: literatura y política en El camino de Ida. La Biblioteca, 15. pp. 308-317. ISSN 0329-1588

Balderston, Daniel (2015) Senderos que se bifurcan: dos manuscritos de un cuento de Borges. Cuadernos LIRICO, 12. ISSN 1779-7519

Balderston, Daniel (2015) Una misteriosa colaboración: Borges y sus lectores. In: Una profunda necesidad en la ficción contemporánea: la recepción de Borges en la república mundial de las letras. Ediciones de Iberoamérica (76). Iberoamericana Vervuert, Madrid, pp. 127-138. ISBN 9-788484-898542

Bamidele-Abegunde, Damilola (2015) Exploring predictors of loss-to-care among people living with HIV. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Bancks, Michael P and Odegaard, Andrew O and Koh, Woon-Puay and Yuan, Jian-Min and Gross, Myron D and Pereira, Mark A (2015) Glycated Hemoglobin and Incident Type 2 Diabetes in Singaporean Chinese Adults: The Singapore Chinese Health Study. PloS one, 10 (3). e0119884. ISSN 1932-6203

Banerjee, Kushagra (2015) The chronicles of Gateway: a case study of the strategic management of Gateway Health. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Bann, David and Hire, Don and Manini, Todd and Cooper, Rachel and Botoseneanu, Anda and McDermott, Mary M and Pahor, Marco and Glynn, Nancy W and Fielding, Roger and King, Abby C and Church, Timothy and Ambrosius, Walter T and Gill, Thomas (2015) Light Intensity Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior in Relation to Body Mass Index and Grip Strength in Older Adults: Cross-Sectional Findings from the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders (LIFE) Study. PloS one, 10 (2). e0116058. ISSN 1932-6203

Barcelo, Neal (2015) The Complexity of Speed-Scaling. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Barchowsky, Ansel (2015) Design and Testing of High Frequency Converters for Photovoltaic System Integration. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Barker, Jeffrey (2015) Estimation of Cerebral Physiology and Hemodynamics via Near-Infrared Spectroscopy. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Barker, Jeffrey W and Han, Paul Kyu and Choi, Seung Hong and Bae, Kyongtae Ty and Park, Sung-Hong (2015) Investigation of Inter-Slice Magnetization Transfer Effects as a New Method for MTR Imaging of the Human Brain. PloS one, 10 (2). e0117101. ISSN 1932-6203

Barnett, John H. (2015) Copyright, copyleft, and everything in between. In: Students of Color Dinner, 2 February 2014, Pittsburgh, PA. (Unpublished)

Barnett, John H. (2015) Putting Pennsylvania on the App. It's Academic! [CRD-PaLA blog].

Barnett, John H. (2015) Scholarly Communication and Publishing Lunch and Learn Talk #18: Authors' & Other Creators' Rights. In: Scholarly Communication and Publishing Lunch and Learn Talks, 28 January 2015, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. (Unpublished)

Barnett, John H. (2015) Scholarly Communication and Publishing Lunch and Learn Talk #20: ORCID@Pitt--Implementing the ORCID ID System at the University of Pittsburgh. In: Scholarly Communication and Publishing Lunch and Learn Talks, 5 March 2015, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. (Unpublished)

Barnett, John H. (2015) Social Media as a Metaphor for Scholarly Communication. It's Academic! [CRD-PaLA blog].

Barnett, John H. (2015) Support for research & publication: Office of Scholarly Communication and Publishing, University Library System, University of Pittsburgh. In: University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg Summer Workshop, 4-5 May 2015, Greensburg, PA, USA. (Unpublished)

Barnett, John H. and Behler, Anne and Reinsfelder, Tom (2015) There Is Always Room for Improvement: PaLRaP's Ongoing Evolution. Pennsylvania Libraries: Research & Practice, 3 (1). p. 1. ISSN 2324-7878

Baron, Robert V and Conley, Yvette P. and Gorin, Michael B. and Weeks, Daniel E. (2015) dbVOR: a database system for importing pedigree, phenotype and genotype data and exporting selected subsets. BMC Bioinformatics, 16 (91). ISSN 1471-2105

Barone, William, R (2015) Mechanical Characterization of Synthetic Mesh for Pelvic Organ Prolapse Repair. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Barrientos, Mónica (2015) "El reclamo de la herida". Textualidades Corporales en la Obra de Diamela Eltit. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bastin, Meghan (2015) Dental academia: a student's dental home. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Basu, Saurabh (2015) Effect of Length Scales on Microstructure Evolution During Severe Plastic Deformation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Baumgartel, Kelley (2015) THE IMPACT OF PROMOTER POLYMORPHISMS ON CYTOKINE CONCENTRATION IN PRETERM BREAST MILK AND SUBSEQUENT INFANT OUTCOMES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bayliss, Nichole K. (2015) WHERE YOU LIVE DOES MATTER: THE IMPACT OF RACIAL RESIDENTIAL SEGREGATION ON RACIAL DISPARITIES IN CANCER INCIDENCE AND MORTALITY IN NORTHEASTERN AND SOUTHERN U.S. COUNTIES, 2005-2009. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Beach, Brian (2015) Government and Economic Outcomes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Beadling, Randall (2015) Implementing array comparative genomic hybridization in male infertility diagnostics. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Beadling, Randall (2015) Restoring spermatogenesis: Lentiviral gene therapy for male infertility in mice. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bealafeld, Lauren (2015) Initiating skin-to-skin in the operating room: program planning, implementation, and evaluation. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Beerman, Abby (2015) Relationship between food insecurity and maternal depression. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Beheshti, Behdad (2015) EFFICIENT RESOURCE ALLOCATION IN A BILEVEL HIERARCHY WITH KNAPSACK AND ASSIGNMENT LOWER-LEVEL PROBLEMS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Benadof, Dafna (2015) Tooth brushing habit formation in children of Mexican immigrant families in Pennsylvania, U.S.: a qualitative study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bendis, Randall (2015) WETLAND DEFENSE: INSECTICIDE RESISTANCE IN NON-TARGET ORGANISMS AND ITS COMMUNITY-WIDE IMPLICATIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Berbert, Laura (2015) An examination of computerized neurocognitive test scores as predictors of risk of concussion in collegiate athletes. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Berendam, Stella J (2015) Innate immune potential of primary lymphatic endothelial cells. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bergés, Mario and Gradeck, Robert and Hutchison, Geoffrey and Warrren, Christopher (2015) Colloquium on Open Data and Research Futures. In: Open Access Week 2015 at Pitt/CMU, October 22, 2015, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA. (Unpublished)

Berman, Francine (2015) Got Data?: Building a Sustainable Ecosystem for Data Driven Research. In: Open Access Week 2015 at Pitt/CMU, October 22, 2015, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA. (Unpublished)

Berman, Francine (2015) The Research Data Alliance: Building Community & Infrastructure for Data Sharing World-wide. In: Open Access Week 2015 at Pitt/CMU, October 22, 2015, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA. (Unpublished)

Berne, Alexander M (2015) A Formal Vinyl Sulfonyl Nazarov Cyclization Accesses 9-(tosylmethyl)-2,3,4,4a-tetrahydro-1H-fluorenes. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bertonazzi, Joanne (2015) Catalytic Asymmetric Construction of β-Amino Acid Precursors and Their Use in an Iterative Method Towards β-Peptide Synthesis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bettinger, Robert L and Morgan, Christopher and Barton, Loukas (2015) The North China Nanolithic. In: Lithic Technological Systems and Human Evolution. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. ISBN UNSPECIFIED (In Press)

Beumer, Jan and Fu, Katherine Y. and Anyang, Bean N. and Siegfried, Jill M and Bakkenist, Christopher J (2015) Functional analyses of ATM, ATR and Fanconi anemia proteins in lung carcinoma. BMC Cancer, 15 (649). ISSN 1471-2407

Bhatte, Neeti (2015) Water sanitation for the prevention of Legionellosis in a large academic medical center. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Bhushan, Alka and Sharker, Monir and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) Incremental Principal Component Analysis Based Outliers Detection Methods for Spatiotemporal Data Streams. In: The First International Symposium on Spatiotemporal Computing, July 13-15, 2015, Fairfax, VA.

Bi, Feng (2015) Scanning probe microscopy investigation of complex-oxide heterostructures. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bickta, Janelle (2015) Characterization of Oxygen-Independent Functions of Myoglobin in Mitochondrial Regulation. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bisaha, David (2015) Developing the Modern Scene Design Process: Cognition and the New Stagecraft. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bishop-Fitzpatrick, Lauren (2015) SOCIAL FUNCTIONING IN ADULTS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER: THE ROLE OF BIOLOGICAL STRESS RESPONSE AND PSYCHOSOCIAL STRESS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bixler, Felicia (2015) Evaluation of an integrated risk reduction intervention's effects on substance use spectrum measures in patients with bipolar I disorder. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Biyikli, Emre and To, Albert C. (2015) Proportional Topology Optimization: A New Non-Sensitivity Method for Solving Stress Constrained and Minimum Compliance Problems and Its Implementation in MATLAB. PLoS ONE, 10 (12). e0145041. ISSN 1932-6203

Blais, Emilie (2015) The Uploading of National Policies in the European Union. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Blazejewski, Lucas M (2015) Mid-term assessment of the National Peace Corps Association Ebola Relief Fund: determining effectiveness and future direction. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Bolam, Michael (2015) Introduction to OpenRefine. In: ULS/iSchool Digital Scholarship Workshop Lecture & Series, Hillman Library, University of Pittsburgh. (Unpublished)

Bornemann, Kellee (2015) A systematic review of mobile market interventions to address urban food deserts in the United States. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bose, Eliezer (2015) TIME SERIES ANALYSIS AND CLUSTERING TO CHARACTERIZE CARDIORESPIRATORY INSTABILITY PATTERNS IN STEP-DOWN UNIT PATIENTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Boue, Stephanie and Fields, Brett and Hoeng, Julia and Park, Jennifer and Peitsch, Manuel C. and Schlage, Walter K. and Talikka, Marja and Binenbaum, Ilona and Bondarenko, Vladimir and Bulgakov, Oleg V. and Cherkasova, Vera and Diaz-Diaz, Norberto and Fedorova, Larisa and Guryanova, Svetlana and Guzova, Julia and Koroleva, Galina Igorevna and Kozhemyakina, Elena and Kumar, Rahul and Lavid, Noa and Lu, Qingxian and Menon, Swapna and Ouliel, Yael and Peterson, Samantha C. and Prokhorov, Alexander and Sanders, Edward and Schrier, Sarah and Neta, Golan Schwaitzer and Shvydchenko, Irina and Tallam, Aravind and Villa-Fombuena, Gema and Wu, John and Yudkevich, Ilya and Zelikman, Mariya (2015) Enhancement of COPD biological networks using a web-based collaboration interface. F1000Research, 4 (32). ISSN 2046-1402

Bow, Lindsay (2015) Differential All-Cause Excess Mortality of the 1918 Influenza Pandemic in the U.S. Registration Area. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bowler, Leanne and Champagne, Ryan (2015) Guiding Critical Technical Practices in Community-Based Maker Spaces for Youth Through Question Prompts. In: 2015 iConference, March 24-27, 2015, Newport Beach, California.

Bowler, Leanne and Knobel, Cory and Mattern, Eleanor (2015) From Cyberbullying to Well-Being: A Narrative-Based Participatory Approach to Values-Oriented Design for Social Media. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 66 (6). pp. 1274-1293. ISSN 2330-1635

Bowler, Leanne and Monahan, Jocelyn and Jeng, Wei and Oh, Jung Sun and He, Daqing (2015) Best Versus Helpful Health Information: Teens’ Assessments of the Answers to Eating Disorders Questions in Yahoo! Answers. In: 78th ASIS&T Annual Meeting, Information Science with Impact: Research in and for the Community, 6-10 Nov 2015, St. Louis, United States.

Bowler, Leanne and Oh, Jung Sun and He, Daqing (2015) Teen Health Information Behavior and Social Q & A. In: ALISE 2015. Mirrors and Windows: Reflections on Social Justice and Re-Imagining LIS Education, January 27-30, 2015, Chicago, IL.. (Unpublished)

Boyiadzis, Michael and Hong, Chang-Sook and Whiteside, Theresa L (2015) Biologically-active exosomes in plasma of AML patients inhibit innate immunity and promote leukemia progression. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P278). ISSN 2051-1426

Boyiadzis, Michael and Hong, Chang-Sook and Whiteside, Theresa L (2015) Circulating exosomes carrying an immunosuppressive cargo may interfere with adoptive cell therapies in leukemia. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P60). ISSN 2051-1426

Braganza, Andrea (2015) UBE3B is a mitochondria-associated E3 ubiquitin ligase whose activity is modulated by its interaction with Calmodulin to respond to oxidative stress. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Brandon, Pepijn (2015) Between company and state: The case of the Dutch East India Company. In: The Corporation. A critical, interdisciplinary handbook. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN UNSPECIFIED (Submitted)

Brandon, Pepijn (2015) Masters of war: State, capital, and military enterprise in the Dutch cycle of accumulation (1600-1795). Brill, Leiden, Netherlands. ISBN UNSPECIFIED (In Press)

Brasier, Allan R. and Zhao, Yingxin and Spratt, Heidi M. and Wiktorowicz, John E. and Ju, Hyunsu and Wheat, L. Joseph and Baden, Lindsey and Stafford, Susan and Wu, Zheng and Issa, Nicolas and Caliendo,, Angela M. and Denning, David W. and Soman, Kizhake and Clancy, Cornelius J. and Nguyen, M. Hong and Sugrue, Michele W. and Alexander, Barbara D. and Wingard, John R (2015) Improved Detection of Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis Arising during Leukemia Treatment Using a Panel of Host Response Proteins and Fungal Antigens. PLoS ONE, 10 (11). e0143165. ISSN 1932-6203

Brennan, Lauretta (2015) The Development of Aggression from Ages 2 to 9.5 in a High Risk Sample of Males and Females: Similarities and Differences in Patterns, Predictors, and Outcomes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Brenner, Aaron L. (2015) Digital Scholarship Commons. In: Faculty Wine & Cheese, September 29, 2015, Hillman Library.

Brenner, Aaron L. (2015) Digital Scholarship: Workshops and Class Partnerships. In: Faculty Wine & Cheese, September 29, 2015, Hillman Library.

Breski, Megan (2015) Allele specific approach to study histone demethylation using engineered KDM4A- (2)-Ketoglutarate pairs. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Brestoff, Jonathan R. and Brodsky, Tim and Sosinsky, Alexandra Z. and McLoughlin, Ryan and Stansky, Elena and Fussell, Leila and Sheppard, Aaron and DiSanto-Rose, Maria and Kershaw, Erin E. and Reynolds IV, Thomas H. (2015) Manganese [III] Tetrakis [5,10,15,20]-Benzoic Acid Porphyrin Reduces Adiposity and Improves Insulin Action in Mice with Pre-Existing Obesity. PLoS ONE, 10 (9). e0137388. ISSN 1932-6203

Brilli Skvarca, Lauren (2015) Acute kidney injury in zebrafish larvae as a regeneration model for drug discovery. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Brodt, Zachary L. (2015) Strike Out: A Pirates Pitcher at the Battle of Homestead. Western Pennsylvania History, 98 (2). pp. 50-61. ISSN 1525-4755

Brotnow, Line and Reiss, David and Stover, Carla S. and Ganiban, Jody and Leve, Leslie D. and Neiderhiser, Jenae M. and Shaw, Daniel S. and Stevens, Hanna E. (2015) Expectant Mothers Maximizing Opportunities: Maternal Characteristics Moderate Multifactorial Prenatal Stress in the Prediction of Birth Weight in a Sample of Children Adopted at Birth. PLoS ONE, 10 (11). e0141881. ISSN 1932-6203

Brown, Benjamin (2015) Developing and Assessing Research-Based Tools for Teaching Quantum Mechanics and Thermodynamics. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Brown, Jeffrey W. and Bullitt, Esther and Sriswasdi, Sira and Harper, Sandra and Speicher, David W. and McKnight, C. James (2015) The Physiological Molecular Shape of Spectrin: A Compact Supercoil Resembling a Chinese Finger Trap. PLoS Computational Biology, 11 (6). e1004302. ISSN 1553-7358

Brown, Simon Patrick (2015) The politics of pedantry: English university education and the rhetoric of reform, 1642-1660. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Broyles, Lauren Matukaitis and Wieland, Melissa Elaine and Confer, Andrea L and DiNardo, Monica Marten and Kraemer, Kevin L and Hanusa, Barbara H and Youk, Ada and Gordon, Adam J and Sevick, Mary Ann (2015) Alcohol brief intervention for hospitalized veterans with hazardous drinking: protocol for a 3-arm randomized controlled efficacy trial. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 10 (13). ISSN 1940-0640

Bruni, Pietra/T (2015) Re-examining the Kuleshov effect. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Bruno, Tullia and Ebner, Peggy and Moore, Brandon and Munson, Daniel and Mitchell, John and Kern, Jeffrey and Vignali, Dario AA and Slansky, Jill (2015) Antigen presentation by tumor infiltrating B cells influences CD4 T cell phenotype and function in primary lung cancer patient tumors. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P397). ISSN 2051-1426

Brusilovsky, Peter and Somyürek, Sibel and Guerra, Julio and Hosseini, Roya and Zadorozhny, Vladimir (2015) The Value of Social: Comparing Open Student Modeling and Open Social Student Modeling. In: 23nd Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (UMAP 2015), June 29 - July 3, 2015, Dublin, Ireland.

Buches, Philip G (2015) Homeless men: issues and interventions. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Buck, Julia C. and Hua, Jessica and Brogan III, William / Robert and Dang, Trang D. and Urbina, Jenny and Bendis, Randall and Stoler, Aaron and Blaustein, Andrew R. and Relyea, Rick A. (2015) Effects of Pesticide Mixtures on Host-Pathogen Dynamics of the Amphibian Chytrid Fungus. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0132832. ISSN 1932-6203

Budavich, Owen W (2015) Development of Novel Fluorous Tagging Reagents and Progress Towards (4S,8S,12S)-4,8,12-Trimethylnonadecanol. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Buehler, Sean (2015) Associations of sex work in a sample of black men who have sex with men. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Buela, Kristine-Ann (2015) The role of dendritic cells in the cornea in the adaptive immune response following Herpes Simplex Virus-1 ocular infection. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Bui, Diem K. and Jiang, Yingda and Wei, Xin and Ortube, Maria C. and Weeks, Daniel E. and Conley, Yvette P. and Gorin, Michael B. (2015) Genetic ME–a visualization application for merging and editing pedigrees for genetic studies. BMC Research Notes, 8 (241). ISSN 1756-0500

Burgess, Kaitlyn M (2015) A review of school-based dental sealant programs and the development of a statewide school-based dental sealant program manual in Pennsylvania. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Bursten, Julia (2015) Surfaces, Scales, and Synthesis: Scientific Reasoning at the Nanoscale. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Butterfield, Lisa H. and Disis, Mary L and Fox, Bernard A. and Khleif, Samir N. and Marincola, Francesco M. (2015) Preamble to the 2015 SITC immunotherapy biomarkers taskforce. Journal for Immunotherapy of Cancer, 3 (8). ISSN 2051-1426

Byrd, Amy, L. (2015) REWARD AND PUNISHMENT PROCESSING IN SUBGROUPS OF YOUTH WITH CONDUCT PROBLEMS: CHARACTERIZATION OF THE NEURAL RESPONSE AND IMPLICATIONS FOR INTERVENTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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CHEN, WEI (2015) THREE BUSINESS ANALYTICS ESSAYS ON TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cabrera, Jorge L. and Pinsky, Michael R. (2015) Management of septic shock: a protocol-less approach. Critical Care, 19 (260). ISSN 1364-8535

Cadwalader, John (2015) Recreating the wheel: redeploying pharmacy services to improve efficiency and patient safety. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cagliuso, Dannielle Marie (2015) Progressive reactionary: the life and works of John Caius, MD. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Calhoun, Savannah (2015) Concierge medicine: incorporating components into your healthcare system. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Callaway, Clifton W. and Elmer, Jonathan and Guyette, Francis X and Molyneaux, Bradley J. and Anderson, Kacey B. and Empey, Philip E. and Gerstel, Stacy J. and Holquist, Kate and Repine, Melissa J. and Rittenberger, Jon C. (2015) Dexmedetomidine Reduces Shivering during Mild Hypothermia in Waking Subjects. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0129709. ISSN 1932-6203

Cambal, Leah K (2015) An appraisal of NOx passive sampling. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Camino, Eric M. and Butts, John C. and Ordway, Alison and Vellky, Jordan E. and Rebeiz, Mark and Williams, Thomas M. (2015) The Evolutionary Origination and Diversification of a Dimorphic Gene Regulatory Network through Parallel Innovations in cis and trans. PLoS Genetics, 11 (4). e1005136. ISSN 1553-7404

Campbell, Peter Odell and Holding, Cory (2015) The Trans-Exclusive Archives of U.S. Capital Punishment Rhetoric. In: Transgender Communication Studies: Histories, Trends, and Trajectories. Lexington Books, Lanham, MA, pp. 199-216. ISBN 1498500056

Campbell, Trisha (2015) Public History and Social Archives: Toward a New Materialist Rhetoric of Murder. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Campion, Nicole (2015) Advancing Life Cycle Assessment: Perspectives from the Building and Healthcare Industries. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cao, Nan and Lin, Yu-Ru and Li, Liangyue and Tong, Hanghang (2015) g-Miner: Interactive Visual Group Mining on Multivariate Graphs. In: Proceedings of the {ACM} {SIGCHI} Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems ({CHI} 2015).

Cao, Nan and Lin, Yu-Ru and Fan, Du and Dashun, Wang (2015) Episogram: Visual Summarization of Egocentric Social Interactions. Journal of Visualization. (In Press)

Caron, Ilaria and Micotti, Edoardo and Paladini, Alessandra and Merlino, Giuseppe and Plebani, Laura and Forloni, Gianluigi and Modo, Michel and Bendotti, Caterina (2015) Comparative Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Histopathological Correlates in Two SOD1 Transgenic Mouse Models of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0132159. ISSN 1932-6203

Carpenter, Joshua (2015) A Connection Between Primary Lymphedema And Cystic Hygromas? Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Carr Shmool, Jessie L (2015) Exposure assessment methods for examining the role of non-chemical stressors in environmental health disparities. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Carreras, Miguel / MC (2015) OUTSIDER PRESIDENTS, INSTITUTIONAL PERFORMANCE, AND GOVERNABILITY IN LATIN AMERICA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Casado, Priscila L. and Aguiar, Diego P and Costa, Lucas C and Fonseca, Marcos A and Vieira, Thays C S and Alvim-Pereira, Claudia CK and Alvim-Pereira, Fabiano and Deeley, Kathleen and Granjeiro, José M and Trevilatto, Paula C and Vieira, Alexandre R (2015) Different contribution of BRINP3 gene in chronic periodontitis and peri-implantitis: a cross-sectional study. BMC Oral Health, 15 (33). ISSN 1472-6831

Case, Benjamin / S (2015) Bridging the Chasms: Contemporary Anarchists in the U.S. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Castle, Melissa Heatly (2015) RELATIONSHIPS AND ENGAGEMENT ACROSS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: MEDIATING AND INTERACTIVE ASSOCIATIONS WITH PARENTS & TEACHERS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cavalcante, Joao L and Delgado-Montero, Antonia and Rijal, Shasank and Schelbert, Erik B and Gorcsan III, John (2015) The association of global longitudinal and global circumferential strain with ejection fraction in patients with aortic stenosis and increased left ventricular mass: a feature tracking CMR study. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, 17 (P226). ISSN 1532-429X

Celedón, Juan C and Passalacqua, Giovanni and Canonica, Giorgio Walter (2015) Asthma research and practice: a new journey begins. Asthma Research and Practice, 1 (5). ISSN 2054-7064

Cerbus, Rory (2015) Information Perspective on Turbulence. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chacón, Luis Enrique (2015) JUAN GARCÍA PONCE "EL MÍSTICO SIN FE":HACIA UNA REINTERPRETACIÓN DE SU ITINERARIO INTELECTUAL. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chaddock-Heyman, Laura and Erickson, Kirk I and Kienzler, Caitlin and King, Matthew and Pontifex, Matthew B. and Raine, Lauren B. and Hillman, Charles H. and Kramer, Arthur F. (2015) The Role of Aerobic Fitness in Cortical Thickness and Mathematics Achievement in Preadolescent Children. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0134115. ISSN 1932-6203

Chakraborty, Priam (2015) An analysis of current topics related to HPV vaccination using twitter as a public health tool. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Chalhoub, Didier (2015) Osteoporosis and sarcopenia in older adults. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Champagne, Ryan and Guerra, Julio and Tsai, Chun-Hua and Monahan, Jocelyn and Farzan, Rosta (2015) Fuzziness in LGBT non-profit ICT use. In: ICTD '15 The Seventh International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development, 15-18 May 2015, Singapore, Singapore.

Chan, Eric W (2015) Promotion, Relative Performance Information, and the Peter Principle. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chan, Russell W. and Ho, Leon C. and Zhou, Iris Y. and Gao, Patrick P. and Chan, Kevin C. and Wu, Ed X. (2015) Structural and Functional Brain Remodeling during Pregnancy with Diffusion Tensor MRI and Resting-State Functional MRI. PLoS ONE, 10 (12). e0144328. ISSN 1932-6203

Chandrasekaran, Premkumar Nattanmai and Dezfulian, Cameron and Polderman, Kees H. (2015) What is the right temperature to cool post-cardiac arrest patients? Critical Care, 19 (406). ISSN 1364-8535

Chang, Connie Y. and Goldstein, Elisabeth and Agarwal, Nitin and Swan, Kenneth G. (2015) Ether in the developing world: rethinking an abandoned agent. BMC Anesthesiology, 15 (149). ISSN 1471-2253

Chang, Li-Yun (2015) VISUAL ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIATION AND LEARNING TO READ ACROSS WRITING SYSTEMS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chang, Luke J. and Gianaros, Peter J. and Manuck, Stephen B and Krishnan, Anjali and Wager, Tor D. (2015) A Sensitive and Specific Neural Signature for Picture-Induced Negative Affect. PLoS biology, 13 (6). e1002180. ISSN 1545-7885

Chapman, Amanda (2015) Self-consciousness and Childhood in the Long Nineteenth Century. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chapman, Bhavana V. and Wald, Abigail I. and Akhtar, Parvez and Munko, Ana C. and Xu, Jingjing and Gibson, Sandra P. and Grandis, Jennifer R. and Ferris, Robert L. and Khan, Saleem A. (2015) MicroRNA-363 targets myosin 1B to reduce cellular migration in head and neck cancer. BMC Cancer, 15 (861). ISSN 1471-2407

Chase, Henry W. and Fournier, Jay C. and Greenberg, Tsafrir and Almeida, Jorge R. and Stiffler, Richelle and Zevallos, Carlos R. and Aslam, Haris and Cooper, Crystal and Deckersbach, Thilo and Weyandt, Sarah and Adams, Phillip and Toups, Marisa and Carmody, Tom and Oquendo, Maria A. and Peltier, Scott and Fava, Maurizio and McGrath, Patrick J. and Weissman, Myrna and Parsey, Ramin and McInnis, Melvin G. and Kurian, Benji and Trivedi, Madhukar H. and Phillips, Mary L. (2015) Accounting for Dynamic Fluctuations across Time when Examining fMRI Test-Retest Reliability: Analysis of a Reward Paradigm in the EMBARC Study. PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0126326. ISSN 1932-6203

Chawla, Lakhmir S. and Goldstein, Stuart L. and Kellum, John A. and Ronco, Claudio (2015) Renal angina: concept and development of pretest probability assessment in acute kidney injury. Critical Care, 19 (93). ISSN 1364-8535

Chen, Chieh-Li (2015) Signal Normalization among Multiple Optical Coherence Tomography Devices. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, F.H. and Dong, G.H. and Zhang, D.J. and Liu, X.Y. and Jia, X. and An, C.B. and Ma, M.M. and Xie, Y.W. and Barton, Loukas and Ren, X.Y. and Zhao, Z.J. and Wu, X.H. and Jones, M.K. (2015) Agriculture facilitated permanent human occupation of the Tibetan Plateau after 3600 B.P. Science (New York, N.Y.), 347 (6219). pp. 248-250. ISSN 1095-9203

Chen, Rui (2015) Meta-analysis framework for peak calling by combining multiple ChIP-seq algorithms and gene clustering by combining multiple transcriptomic studies. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, Wei and Brehm, John M. and Lin, Jerome and Wang, Ting and Forno, Erick and Acosta-Pérez, Edna and Boutaoui, Nadia and Canino, Glorisa and Celedón, Juan C (2015) Expression Quantitative Trait Loci (eQTL) Mapping in Puerto Rican Children. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0122464. ISSN 1932-6203

Chen, Xialing (2015) OPTICAL AND ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES OF ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTORS: EXPERIMENT AND SIMULATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, Xiaotian (2015) Association Analysis of Successive Events and Diagnostic Accuracy Analysis for Competing Risks Data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, Xiaoyan and Spaeth, Rosa B. and Freeman, Sonya G. and Scarborough, Donna Moxley and Hashmi, Javeria A. and Wey, Hsiao-Ying and Egorova, Natalia and Vangel, Mark and Mao, Jianren and Wasan, Ajay D. and Edwards, Robert R. and Gollub, Randy L. and Kong, Jian (2015) The modulation effect of longitudinal acupuncture on resting state functional connectivity in knee osteoarthritis patients. Molecular Pain, 11 (67).

Chen, Yan and Huang, Xian-Jing and Yu, Nian and Xie, Yuan and Zhang, Kang and Wen, Fang and Liu, Hao and Di, Qing (2015) HMGB1 Contributes to the Expression of P-Glycoprotein in Mouse Epileptic Brain through Toll-Like Receptor 4 and Receptor for Advanced Glycation End Products. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0140918. ISSN 1932-6203

Chen, Yi-Chung (2015) Emerging Run-Time Reconfigurable FPGA and CAD Tools. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chen, Yuzhe (2015) A 3D SPHEROID MODEL AS A PLATFORM TO STUDY NON-VIRAL GENE DELIVERY SYSTEM. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cheng, Cheng (2015) Energy-based approach for rapid stimulation of interacting hydraulic fractures. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cheng, I-Ling (2015) Factors Affecting the Usability of Educational Portals and their Influence on the Information Practices of Pre-Collegiate Educators. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cheng, Weijia (2015) Road traffic noise and public health effects. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Chidi, Alexis (2015) Evaluating Treatment of Chronic Liver Disease & Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chien, Shih-Yi and Lewis, Michael and Hergeth, Sebastian and Semnani-Azad, Zhaleh and Sycara, Katia (2015) Cross-Country Validation of a Cultural Scale in Measuring Trust in Automation. In: 59th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society , Los Angeles.

Childs, Joshua (2015) Getting Students to "Be There" in School: The Be There Campaign and a Network Approach to Addressing Chronic Absenteeism in Pittsburgh. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chiu, Vincent (2015) Implementing the nation's first medical home: lessons for administrators. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Chopra, Shauhrat S. (2015) Graph Theoretic Approaches to Understand Resilience of Complex Systems. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Chornokur, Ganna and Lin, Hui-Yi and Tyrer, Jonathan P. and Kate, Lawrenson and Dennis, Joe and Amankwah, Ernest K. and Qu, Xiaotao and Tsai, Ya-Yu and Jim, Heather S. L. and Chen, Zhihua and Chen, Ann Y. and Permuth-Wey, Jennifer and Aben, Katja KH. and Anton-Culver, Hoda and Antonenkova, Natalia and Bruinsma, Fiona and Bandera, Elisa V. and Bean, Yukie T. and Beckmann, Matthias W. and Bisogna, Maria and Bjorge, Line and Bogdanova, Natalia and Brinton, Louise A. and Brooks-Wilson, Angela and Bunker, Clareann H. and Butzow, Ralf and Campbell, Ian G. and Carty, Karen and Chang-Claude, Jenny and Cook, Linda S. and Cramer, Daniel W. and Cunningham, Julie M. and Cybulski, Cezary and Dansonka-Mieszkowska, Agnieszka and du Bois, Andreas and Despierre, Evelyn and Dicks, Ed and Doherty, Jennifer A. and Dörk, Thilo and Dürst, Matthias and Easton, Douglas F. and Eccles, Diana M. and Edwards, Robert P. and Ekici, Arif B. and Fasching, Peter A. and Fridley, Brooke L. and Gao, Yu-Tang and Gentry-Maharaj, Aleksandra and Giles, Graham G. and Glasspool, Rosalind and Goodman, Marc T. and Gronwald, Jacek and Harrington, Patricia and Harter, Philipp and Hein, Alexander and Heitz, Florian and Hildebrandt, Michelle A. T. and Hillemanns, Peter and Hogdall, Claus K. and Hogdall, Estrid and Hosono, Satoyo and Jakubowska, Anna and Jensen, Allan and Ji, Bu-Tian and Karlan, Beth Y. and Kelemen, Linda E. and Kellar, Mellissa and Kiemeney, Lambertus A. and Krakstad, Camilla and Kjaer, Susanne K. and Kupryjanczyk, Jolanta and Lambrechts, Diether and Lambrechts, Sandrina and Le, Nhu D. and Lee, Alice W. and Lele, Shashi and Leminen, Arto and Lester, Jenny and Levine, Douglas A. and Liang, Dong and Lim, Boon Kiong and Lissowska, Jolanta and Lu, Karen and Lubinski, Jan and Lundvall, Lene and Massuger, Leon F. A. G. and Matsuo, Keitaro and McGuire, Valerie and McLaughlin, John R. and McNeish, Iain and Menon, Usha and Milne, Roger L. and Modugno, Francesmary and Moysich, Kirsten B. and Ness, Roberta B. and Nevanlinna, Heli and Eilber, Ursula and Odunsi, Kunle and Olson, Sara H. and Orlow, Irene and Orsulic, Sandra and Weber, Rachel Palmieri and Paul, James and Pearce, Celeste L. and Pejovic, Tanja and Pelttari, Liisa M. and Pike, Malcolm C. and Poole, Elizabeth M. and Risch, Harvey A. and Rosen, Barry and Rossing, Mary Anne and Rothstein, Joseph H. and Rudolph, Anja and Runnebaum, Ingo B. and Rzepecka, Iwona K. and Salvesen, Helga B. and Schernhammer, Eva and Schwaab, Ira and Shu, Xiao-Ou and Shvetsov, Yurii B. and Siddiqui, Nadeem and Sieh, Weiva and Song, Honglin and Southey, Melissa C. and Spiewankiewicz, Beata and Sucheston, Lara and Teo, Soo-Hwang and Terry, Kathryn L. and Thompson, Pamela J. and Thomsen, Lotte and Tangen, Ingvild L. and Tworoger, Shelley S. and van Altena, Anne M. and Vierkant, Robert A. and Vergote, Ignace and Walsh, Christine S. and Wang-Gohrke, Shan and Wentzensen, Nicolas and Whittemore, Alice S. and Wicklund, Kristine G. and Wilkens, Lynne R. and Wu, Anna H. and Wu, Xifeng and Woo, Yin-Ling and Yang, Hannah and Zheng, Wei and Ziogas, Argyrios and Hasmad, Hanis N. and Berchuck, Andrew and Chenevix-Trench , Georgia and Iversen, Edwin S. and Schildkraut, Joellen M. and Ramus, Susan J. and Goode, Ellen L. and Monteiro, Alvaro N. A. and Gayther, Simon A. and Narod, Steven A. and Pharoah, Paul D. P. and Sellers, Thomas A. and Phelan , Catherine M. (2015) Common Genetic Variation In Cellular Transport Genes and Epithelial Ovarian Cancer (EOC) Risk. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0128106. ISSN 1932-6203

Choudhuri, Ravi (2015) Improving Pennsylvania health policy regarding electronic cigarettes. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Christopher, Phyon (2015) Application of negative binomial and linear regression analysis in assessing spatial and temporal trends of alcohol outlet density and aggravated assault in the City of Pittsburgh between 2000 and 2012. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Chrystal, Joya G and Glover, Dawn L and Young, Alexander S and Whelan, Fiona and Austin, Erika L and Johnson, Nancy K and Pollio, David E and Holt, Cheryl L and Stringfellow, Erin and Gordon, Adam J and Kim, Theresa A and Daigle, Shanette G and Steward, Jocelyn L and Kertesz, Stefan G (2015) Experience of primary care among homeless individuals with mental health conditions. PloS one, 10 (2). e0117395. ISSN 1932-6203

Chung, Cheng-Shiu (2015) DEVELOPMENT AND ASSESSMENT OF ADVANCED ASSISTIVE ROBOTIC MANIPULATORS USER INTERFACES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cirinelli, Lacey Anne (2015) Network Level Manipulation of Neuronal Populations via Microtechnology: Epilepsy on a Chip. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Clark, Julia (2015) Modeling Late Prehistoric and Early Historic Pastoral Adaptations in Northern Mongolia's Darkhad Depression. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Clark, Treva A. (2015) COMMONALITIES IN BASIC BUSINESS EDUCATION DELIVERED THROUGH MICROFINANCE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Clifford, Corey (2015) Optimizing Natural Convection from a Heat Generating Cylinder for Dry Cask Storage Applications. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Clinard, Kristin (2015) Research participation in the Duchenne muscular dystrophy community: parent perceived barriers and their impact on families. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cobanoglu, Murat Can (2015) PROBABILISTIC LATENT FACTOR MODELS FOR TRANSFORMATIVE DRUG DISCOVERY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Coblentz, Jessica (2015) LOSS OF TRPML1 ALTERS CELLULAR FUNCTIONS OUTSIDE OF THE LYSOSOME: DISSECTING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN LYSOSOMAL AND MITOCHONDRIAL HEALTH IN MLIV. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Coccolini, Federico and Montori, Giulia and Catena, Fausto and Di Saverio, Salomone and Biffl, Walter and Moore, Ernest E. and Peitzman, Andrew B. and Rizoli, Sandro and Tugnoli, Gregorio and Sartelli, Massimo and Manfredi, Roberto and Ansaloni, Luca (2015) Liver trauma: WSES position paper. World Journal of Emergency Surgery, 10 (39). ISSN 1749-7922

Coffey, Sam and Costacou, Tina and Orchard, Trevor and Erkan, Elif (2015) Akt Links Insulin Signaling to Albumin Endocytosis in Proximal Tubule Epithelial Cells. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0140417. ISSN 1932-6203

Colella, Brian (2015) Searching For Unity: Achieving Coordinated and Effective Management of Large-Scale Disruptive Events. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Collister, Lauren Brittany (2015) CAT Brown Bag Discussion: Open Educational Resources. In: CAT Brown Bag Series, March 17, 2015, Village Hall, University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg. (Unpublished)

Collister, Lauren Brittany (2015) Emoticons and symbols aren’t ruining language – they’re revolutionizing it. The Conversation.

Collister, Lauren Brittany (2015) How do you haha? LOL through the ages. The Conversation.

Collister, Lauren Brittany (2015) LOL in the age of the telegraph. The Conversation.

Collister, Lauren Brittany (2015) Open Access: Liberate Your Research. In: Faculty Wine & Cheese, September 29, 2015, Hillman Library.

Collister, Lauren Brittany (2015) Open Access: What it is, why you should care, and how being Open can build your scholarly profile. In: Linguistics Department Colloquium Series, February 6, 2015, University of Pittsburgh. (Unpublished)

Collister, Lauren Brittany (2015) Open for All: Embracing Open Access in Your Library. In: Open Access Week 2015 at Pitt/CMU, October 21, 2015, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA. (Unpublished)

Collister, Lauren Brittany (2015) Storytelling with a wink and a smile: the arrival of the Emoji-pocalypse. The Conversation.

Concha-Benavente, Fernando and Srivastava, Raghvendra M. and Kansy, Benjamin and Ferris, Robert L. (2015) PD-1 is a marker of activation on tumor infiltrating NK cells in head and neck cancer. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P398). ISSN 2051-1426

Conti, Heather R. and Whibley, Natasha and Coleman, Bianca M. and Garg, Abhishek and Jaycox, Jillian R. and Gaffen, Sarah L (2015) Signaling through IL-17C/IL-17RE Is Dispensable for Immunity to Systemic, Oral and Cutaneous Candidiasis. PLoS ONE, 10 (4). e0122807. ISSN 1932-6203

Cormack Patton, Sarah J. (2015) Citizens, Residents, and Guest Workers: A Transatlantic Analysis of Immigrant Rights and Political Cleavages. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Corrall, Sheila (2015) Capturing the contribution of subject librarians: Applying strategy maps and balanced scorecards to liaison work. Library Management, 36 (3). pp. 223-234. ISSN 0143-5124

Corrall, Sheila (2015) The Open Movement in Higher Education. In: ULS/iSchool Workshop & Lecture Series / Open Access Week 2015, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. (Unpublished)

Corrall, Sheila (2015) The Open Movement: What Libraries Can Do. In: 35th Annual Charleston Conference: Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition, November 4-7, 2015, Charleston, SC.

Corrall, Sheila and Pinfield, Stephen (2015) “Open” initiatives in higher education. Developing a coherent strategy. In: ALISE’15, Mirrors & Windows: Reflections on Social Justice and Re-Imagining LIS Education, 27-30 Jan, 2015, Chicago, IL. (Unpublished)

Corrall, Sheila and Roberts, Angharad (2015) Collection as thing, process, and access: Two proposed models. In: Digital Collection Contexts: Intellectual and Organizational Functions at Scale, 4 Mar 2014, Berlin, Germany.

Coulthart, Stephen (2015) Improving the Analysis of Foreign Affairs: Evaluating Structured Analytic Techniques. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cove, Matthew E and Federspiel, William J. (2015) Veno-venous extracorporeal CO2 removal for the treatment of severe respiratory acidosis. Critical Care, 19 (176). ISSN 1364-8535

Cox, Reagan G. and Mainou, Bernardo A. and Johnson, Monika and Hastings, Andrew K. and Schuster, Jennifer E. and Dermody, Terence S. and Williams, John V. (2015) Human Metapneumovirus Is Capable of Entering Cells by Fusion with Endosomal Membranes. PLoS Pathogens, 11 (12). e1005303. ISSN 1553-7374

Cox, Richard J. (2015) Book Review, Records Management and Information Culture: Tackling the People Problem by Gillian Oliver and Fiorella Foscarini. London, Facet Publishing, UK, 2014. Association for Information Science and Technology, Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology.

Cox, Richard J. (2015) Graduate Archival Education in the United States; A Personal Reflection About Its Past and Future. Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies, 2 (Articl). pp. 1-9.

Cox, Richard J. (2015) Lester J. Cappon and the Publishing of Modern Documentary Editions. Journal of Scholarly Publishing, 46 (3). pp. 224-250.

Cox, Richard J. (2015) Professional and Scholarly Writing: Advice for Information Professionals and Academics. Journal of Information Theory and Practice, 3 (4). pp. 6-16.

Cox, Richard J. (2015) Review of Gillian Oliver and Florella Foscarini, Record Management and Information Culture: Tackling the People Problem (London: Facet, 2014). American Society for Information Science and Technology, JASIST. (In Press)

Cox, Richard J. and Langmead, Alison and Mattern, Eleanor (2015) Archival Research and Education: Selected Papers from the 2014 AERI Conference. Archives, Archivists, and Society . Litwin Books, Sacramento. ISBN 978-1-63400-020-8

Craigo, Jodi K and Ezzelarab, Corin and Cook, Sheila J and Liu, Chong and Horohov, David and Issel, Charles J and Montelaro, Ronald C (2015) Protective efficacy of centralized and polyvalent envelope immunogens in an attenuated equine lentivirus vaccine. PLoS pathogens, 11 (1). e1004610. ISSN 1553-7374

Cramer, Julie M and Thompson, Timothy and Geskin, Albert and LaFramboise, William and Lagasse, Eric (2015) Distinct human stem cell populations in small and large intestine. PloS one, 10 (3). e0118792. ISSN 1932-6203

Creary, Susan and Zickmund, Susan and Ross, Diana and Krishnamurti, Lakshmanan and Bogen, Debra L (2015) Hydroxyurea therapy for children with sickle cell disease: describing how caregivers make this decision. BMC Research Notes, 8 (372). ISSN 1756-0500

Creasap, Kimberly (2015) Sweden Ends Here?: Social Movement Scenes and the Right to the City. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cremer, Augustin (2015) An Analysis of 380 V DC Topologies for Mobile Telecom Applications. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cresawn, Steven G and Pope, Welkin H and Jacobs-Sera, Deborah and Bowman, Charles A and Russell, Daniel A and Dedrick, Rebekah M and Adair, Tamarah and Anders, Kirk R and Ball, Sarah and Bollivar, David and Breitenberger, Caroline and Burnett, Sandra H and Butela, Kristen and Byrnes, Deanna and Carzo, Sarah and Cornely, Kathleen A and Cross, Trevor and Daniels, Richard L and Dunbar, David and Findley, Ann M and Gissendanner, Chris R and Golebiewska, Urszula P and Hartzog, Grant A and Hatherill, J Robert and Hughes, Lee E and Jalloh, Chernoh S and De Los Santos, Carla and Ekanem, Kevin and Khambule, Sphindile L and King, Rodney A and King-Smith, Christina and Klyczek, Karen and Krukonis, Greg P and Laing, Christian and Lapin, Jonathan S and Lopez, A Javier and Mkhwanazi, Sipho M and Molloy, Sally D and Moran, Deborah and Munsamy, Vanisha and Pacey, Eddie and Plymale, Ruth and Poxleitner, Marianne and Reyna, Nathan and Schildbach, Joel F and Stukey, Joseph and Taylor, Sarah E and Ware, Vassie C and Wellmann, Amanda L and Westholm, Daniel and Wodarski, Donna and Zajko, Michelle and Zikalala, Thabiso S and Hendrix, Roger W and Hatfull, Graham F (2015) Comparative genomics of cluster o mycobacteriophages. PloS one, 10 (3). e0118725. ISSN 1932-6203

Cross, Allyson (2015) The viability of Islamic microfinance: financial sustainability and outreach capabilities in the Middle East and North Africa. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Cucinotta, Christine E. and Young, Alexandria N. and Klucevsek, Kristin M. and Arndt, Karen M. (2015) The Nucleosome Acidic Patch Regulates the H2B K123 Monoubiquitylation Cascade and Transcription Elongation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. PLoS Genetics, 11 (8). e1005420. ISSN 1553-7404

Cui, Hejing (2015) Biomass energy and human health. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Cui, Liu (2015) RISK AND DECISION ANALYSIS OF SPECTRUM USAGE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cui, Xiao-Bin and Shen, Yao-yuan and Jin, Ting-ting and Li, Su and Li, Ting-ting and Zhang, Shu-mao and Peng, Hao and Liu, Chun-xia and Li, Shu-gang and Yang, Lan and Li, Na and Hu, Jian-ming and Jiang, Jin-Fang and Li, Man and Liang, Wei-hua and Li, Yong and Wei, Yu-tao and Sun, Zhen-zhu and Wu, Chuan-yue and Chen, Yun-Zhao and Liu, Feng (2015) SLC39A6: a potential target for diagnosis and therapy of esophageal carcinoma. Journal of Translational Medicine, 13 (321). ISSN 1479-5876

Cui, Yubo (2015) Synthesis of Neopeltolide and Analogs, Sulfur-Containing Heterocycles and Enantioenriched Allylated Chromenes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cummings, Erin E. and O’Reilly, Linda P. and King, Dale E and Silverman, Richard M. and Miedel, Mark T. and Luke, Cliff J. and Perlmutter, David H. and Silverman, Gary A. and Pak, Stephen C. (2015) Deficient and Null Variants of SERPINA1 Are Proteotoxic in a Caenorhabditis elegans Model of α1-Antitrypsin Deficiency. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0141542. ISSN 1932-6203

Cunningham, Heather B. (2015) Developing Intercultural Competence among Pre-Service Teachers through International Student Teaching. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cunningham, Timothy F. (2015) Spin Labeling Methodologies for Measuring Precise Protein Distance Constraints. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Cupelli, Olivia (2015) The enticement of cities: the health and economic challenges and opportunities of rural migration. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

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Dabass, Arvind (2015) Fine particulate matter ambient air pollution and cardiovascular disease. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Dabrishus, Michael and Zhang, Haihui (2015) West Meets East: Digitizing Humanities at University of Pittsburgh. In: Beyond the Book , July 1-2, 2015, Stanford University. (Unpublished)

Dalmia, Neha and Klimstra, William B. and Mason, Carol and Ramsay, Alistair J. (2015) DNA-Launched Alphavirus Replicons Encoding a Fusion of Mycobacterial Antigens Acr and Ag85B Are Immunogenic and Protective in a Murine Model of TB Infection. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0136635. ISSN 1932-6203

Damodaran, Krishnan and Li, Xiben and Pan, Xiangcheng and Curran, Dennis P (2015) Dynamic Behavior of N-Heterocyclic Carbene Boranes: Boron-Carbene Bonds in B,B-Disubstituted N,N-Dimethylimidazol-2-ylidene Boranes Have Substantial Rotation Barriers. The Journal of Organic Chemistry, 80 (9). pp. 4465-4469. ISSN 1520-6904

Darnell, Matthew (2015) Effect of Carbohydrate-electrolyte Feedings on Knee Biomechanics and Postural Stability During Intermittent High-Intensity Exercise to Fatigue. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Dauer, Kristin (2015) Dyanamic And Static Characterization Of The Planimetry Of The Ucayali River, Peru. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Davar, Diwakar and Socinski, Mark A. and Dacic, Sanja and Burns, Timothy F. (2015) Near complete response after single dose of nivolumab in patient with advanced heavily pre-treated KRAS mutant pulmonary adenocarcinoma. Experimental Hematology & Oncology, 4 (34). ISSN 2162-3619

DeVore, Seth (2015) USING THE TUTORIAL APPROACH TO IMPROVE PHYSICS LEARNING FROM INTRODUCTORY TO GRADUATE LEVEL. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Degenhart, Alan D (2015) Evaluation and Advancement of Electrocorticographic Brain-Machine Interfaces for Individuals with Upper-Limb Paralysis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Degnan, Andrew J. and Wisnowski, Jessica L. and Choi, SoYoung and Ceschin, Rafael and Bhushan, Chitresh and Leahy, Richard M. and Corby, Patricia and Schmithorst, Vincent J. and Panigrahy, Ashok (2015) Altered Structural and Functional Connectivity in Late Preterm Preadolescence: An Anatomic Seed-Based Study of Resting State Networks Related to the Posteromedial and Lateral Parietal Cortex. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0130686. ISSN 1932-6203

Dehghanian, Amin (2015) Integer Programming Approaches to Stochastic Games Arising in Paired Kidney Exchange and Industrial Organization. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Deible, Michael (2015) Theory and Applications of Quantum Monte Carlo. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Dejaco, Christian and Oppl, Bastian and Monach, Paul and Cuthbertson, David and Carette, Simon and Hoffman, Gary and Khalidi, Nader and Koening, Curry and Langford, Carol and McKinnon-Maksimowicz, Kathleen and Seo, Philip and Specks, Ulrich and Ytterberg, Steven and Merkel, Peter A. and Zwerina, Jochen (2015) Serum Biomarkers in Patients with Relapsing Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss). PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0121737. ISSN 1932-6203

Deliyannides, Timothy S. (2015) D-Scholarship at Pitt. In: Faculty Wine & Cheese, September 29, 2015, Hillman Library .

Deliyannides, Timothy S. (2015) Practical uses of Altmetrics at the University of Pittsburgh. In: Practical Uses of Altmetrics: a Webcast presented by Library Journal and Plum Analytics, February 11, 2015, Webcast. (Unpublished)

Deliyannides, Timothy S. (2015) A new breed of publisher: towards open global sharing. In: Publishing in Libraries, March 20, 2015, The College at Brockport, SUNY, Brockport, NY. (Unpublished)

Della Porta, Donatella and Diani, Mario and Smith, Jackie (2015) Social Movements and the Multilateral Arena. In: The Oxford Handbook of Social Movements. UNSPECIFIED. ISBN 9780199678402

DellaVolpe, Jeffrey D and Huang, David T (2015) Is there a role for music in the ICU? Critical Care, 19 (17). ISSN 1364-8535

Dembowski, Jill A. and DeLuca, Neal A. (2015) Selective Recruitment of Nuclear Factors to Productively Replicating Herpes Simplex Virus Genomes. PLoS Pathogens, 11 (5). e1004939. ISSN 1553-7374

Denlinger, Rachel (2015) The public health implications for regulating tobacco products. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Dermody, Sarah Siodmok (2015) The Impact of Smoking Very Low Nicotine Content Cigarettes on Alcohol Use. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Desai, Anita (2015) The Importance of Keratinized Gingiva Surrounding Dental Implants. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Desai, Mansi (2015) Structural and functional arterial changes in healthy women following pregnancy: maternal vascular adaptations to pregnancy II study. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Detlefsen, Ellen G. (2015) Gertrude H. Lamb, 1918–2015, AHIP, FMLA. Journal of the Medical Library Association : JMLA, 103 (3). pp. 121-122. ISSN 1558-9439

Dhingra, Shonali (2015) Quadratic coupling between a classical nanomechanical oscillator and a single spin. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Di, Lu and Yihang, Lu and Wei, Jeng and Farzan, Rosta and Lin, Yu-Ru (2015) Understanding Health Information Intent via Crowdsourcing: Challenges and Opportunities. In: iConference 2015.

Dieterich, Matthew/F (2015) PHYSICOCHEMICAL EFFECTS OF SYNTHETIC HYDRAULIC FRACTURING FLUID ON CORE SAMPLES OF THE MIDDLE DEVONIAN MARCELLUS SHALE AND UNDERLYING HUNTERSVILLE CHERT, GREENE COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, USA. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Dillard, Maria K (2015) Measuring the Social-Ecological Resilience of Coastal and Small Island Communities to Inform Policy, Planning, and Practice. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Dillon, PJ (2015) Enabling Tetherless Care with Context-Awareness and Opportunistic Communication. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Dimoff, John D (2015) Why Does Drinking Alcohol Affect Risk-Seeking Behavior? A Test of the Need for Cognitive Closure Hypothesis. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Dixon, Anne E. and Subramanian, Meenakumari and DeSarno, Michael and Black, Kendall and Lane, Lisa and Holguin, Fernando (2015) A pilot randomized controlled trial of pioglitazone for the treatment of poorly controlled asthma in obesity. Respiratory Research, 16 (143). ISSN 1465-993X

Dolce, Frank (2015) "Radical" Thinking about Character Perception: Specifying Pre-lexical and Sub-lexical Processes of Chinese Reading. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Doll, Brian (2015) Optimization of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation to Reduce Muscle Fatigue during Isometric Contractions. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Donahoe, Michael and Valentine, Vincent G and Chien, Nydia and Gibson, Kevin F. and Raval, Jay S and Saul, Melissa and Xue, Jianmin and Zhang, Yingze and Duncan, Steven R (2015) Autoantibody-Targeted Treatments for Acute Exacerbations of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0127771. ISSN 1932-6203

Downs-Canner, Stephanie and Ravindranathan, Roshni and Edwards, Robert P. and Kalinski, Pawel and Odunsi, Kunle and Bartlett, David L. and Obermajer, Natasa (2015) Ex-Th17 Foxp3+ T cells - a novel subset of Foxp3+ T cells induced in cancer. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P273). ISSN 2051-1426

Doyal, Mark F. (2015) Promoter-targeted anti-nociceptive HSV-1 vectors have differential effects on pain based on the neuronal population targeted. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Doyle, Casey (2015) Four Essays on Self-Knowledge. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Draucker, Fawn and Collister, Lauren Brittany (2015) Managing Participation through Modal Affordances on Twitter. Open Library of Humanities, 1 (1). ISSN 2056-6700

Driessen, Julia and Settle, Dykki and Potenziani, David and Tulenko, Kate and Kabocho, Twaha and Wadembere, Ismail (2015) Understanding and valuing the broader health system benefits of Uganda’s national Human Resources for Health Information System investment. Human Resources for Health, 13 (49). ISSN 1478-4491

Du, Samuel and Santos, Patricia M. and Tawbi, Hussein and Tarhini, Ahmad A. and Kirkwood, John M. and Butterfield, Lisa H. (2015) CD8+ T cell responses in metastatic melanoma patients receiving an adenovirally antigen engineered dendritic cell vaccine +/- IFN-α. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P149). ISSN 2051-1426

Du, Yu (2015) Mitigating Limited PCM Write Bandwidth and Endurance in Hybrid Memory Systems. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Du, Yu and Grandis, Jennifer R. (2015) Receptor-type protein tyrosine phosphatases in cancer. Chinese Journal of Cancer, 34 (340020). ISSN 1944-446X

Duchesne Winter, Juan (2015) Caribe, Caribana: cosmografías literarias. En fuga - Ensayos . Ediciones Callejón, San Juan, Puerto rico. ISBN 978-161505-178-6

Duchesne Winter, Juan (2015) Contribución del pensamiento amerindio a una cosmopolítica americana. Cuadernos de Literatura, XIX (38). pp. 269-278. ISSN 0122-8102

Duchesne Winter, Juan (2015) Noticias de un país que desaparece:raros puertorriqueños de hoy. In: Escrituras en contrapunto. Estudios y debates para una historia crítica de la literatura puertorriqueña. Universidad de Puerto Rico (University Press), Puerto Rico, pp. 421-452. ISBN 978-0-8477-3193-0

Duchesne Winter, Juan R. (2015) Por un comunismo literario. Libro Mercado: Literatura y neoliberalismo. ISSN 978-607-417-338-3

Dudik, Joshua and Jestrovic, Iva and Luan, Bo and Coyle, James L and Sejdić, Ervin (2015) A comparative analysis of swallowing accelerometry and sounds during saliva swallows. BioMedical Engineering OnLine, 14 (3). ISSN 1475-925X

Dueck, Hannah and Khaladkar, Mugdha and Kim, Tae Kyung and Spaethling, Jennifer M. and Francis, Chantal and Suresh, Sangita and Fisher, Stephen A. and Seale, Patrick and Beck, Sheryl G. and Bartfai, Tamas and Kuhn, Bernhard and Eberwine, James and Kim, Junhyong (2015) Deep sequencing reveals cell-type-specific patterns of single-cell transcriptome variation. Genome Biology, 16 (122). ISSN 1474-760X

Dufalla, Nicole (2015) Guidelines for the Use of Waste Concrete Fines. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Dumortier, Antoine (2015) Classifying Smoking Urges Via Machine Learning. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Dunbar, Michael S. (2015) Workplace Smoking Bans and Daily Smoking Patterns: Implications for Nicotine Maintenance and Determinants of Smoking in Restricted Environments. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Durham, Emily and Jen, Serena and Wang, Lin and Nasworthy, Joseph and Elsalanty, Mohammed and Weinberg, Seth M. and Yu, Jack and Cray, James (2015) Effects of Citalopram on Sutural and Calvarial Cell Processes. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0139719. ISSN 1932-6203

Duvall, Jonathan and Pearlman, Jonathan Lee and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) Development of Route Accessibility Index to support Wayfinding for People with Disabilities. In: EAI International Conference on Smart Urban Mobility Services (SUMS 2015), 13 Oct 2015, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

de St. Maurice, Gregory (2015) The Kyoto Brand: Protecting Agricultural and Culinary Heritage. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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Eaglehouse, Yvonne (2015) Change in physical activity levels and predictors of success in DPP-based community lifestyle intervention efforts. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Eckstrom, Stephanie (2015) Emotional Cultures of Anti-Vaccine Websites: The Proliferation of an Unpopular Movement. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Edington, Collin (2015) Manipulation of Cell and Particle Trajectory in Microfluidic Devices. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Edmonds, Alexandra Corral (2015) The 15-M memeplex. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Edmunds, Lia (2015) Regulation of metabolism by the oncoprotein c-Myc. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Edmunds, Lia and Sharma, Lokendra and Wang, Huabo and Kang, Audry and d’Souza, Sonia and Lu, Jie and McLaughlin, Michael and Dolezal, James M. and Gao, Xiaoli and Weintraub, Susan T. and Ding, Ying and Zeng, Xuemei and Yates, Nathan and Prochownik, Edward V. (2015) c-Myc and AMPK Control Cellular Energy Levels by Cooperatively Regulating Mitochondrial Structure and Function. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0134049. ISSN 1932-6203

Edwards, Clare (2015) Clinical and demographic characteristics of adult ventilator-associated pneumonia patients at a tertiary care hospital system. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Egan, James E. (2015) Gays in the neighborhood: How neighborhood and context impact HIV and substance use risks and resiliencies of gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men in New York City. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Egan, Paul and Moore, Jeffrey and Schunn, Christian D. and Cagan, Jonathan and LeDuc, Philip (2015) Emergent Systems Energy Laws for Predicting Myosin Ensemble Processivity. PLoS Computational Biology, 11 (4). e1004177. ISSN 1553-7358

Eichinger, Katherine M. and Egaña, Loreto and Orend, Jacob G and Resetar, Erin and Anderson, Kacey B. and Patel, Ravi and Empey, Kerry M (2015) Alveolar macrophages support interferon gamma-mediated viral clearance in RSV-infected neonatal mice. Respiratory Research, 16 (122). ISSN 1465-993X

Eisermann, Kurtis and Dar, Javid A and Dong, Jun and Wang, Dan and Masoodi, Khalid Z and Wang, Zhou (2015) Poly (A) Binding Protein Cytoplasmic 1 Is a Novel Co-Regulator of the Androgen Receptor. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0128495. ISSN 1932-6203

Eljadei, Abdelatee and Harries, Kent (2015) On The Use of Fixed Point Theory to Design Coupled Core Walls. Engineering Structures, 102. pp. 61-65. ISSN 0141-0296

Ellies, Shawn (2015) EVALUATING AN ACTIVE SHOOTER CURRICULUM FOR INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER LEARNING. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Elliott, Leanne (2015) Parents’ Educational Beliefs and Children’s Early Academic Skills: Examining How Beliefs Operate across the SES Continuum. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Elmer, Jonathan and Lee, Sean and Rittenberger, Jon C. and Dargin, James and Winger, Daniel and Emlet, Lillian (2015) Reintubation in critically ill patients: procedural complications and implications for care. Critical Care, 19 (12). ISSN 1364-8535

Elsegeiny, Waleed A (2015) THE EFFECTS OF ANTI-CD20 THERAPY ON SUSCEPTIBILITY TO PNEUMOCYSTIS INFECTION AND THE CD4+ T-CELL SIGNALS THAT MEDIATE CLEARANCE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Emery, Rebecca (2015) Predictors of Compensatory Changes in Energy Balance following Exercise among Overweight and Obese, Sedentary Women. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Epur, Rigved (2015) Fundamental Study of Engineered Nanocrystalline and Amorphous Silicon Based High Capacity, Reversible and Stable Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ernecoff, Natalie C. (2015) Health behavior change in advance care planning: An agent-based model. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Errea, Renato A. and Vasquez-Rios, George and Machicado, Jorge D. and Gallardo, Maria Susana and Cornejo, Marilhia and Urquiaga, Jorge F. and Montoya, Diego and Zamudio, Rodrigo and Terashima, Angelica and Marcos, Luis A. and Samalvides, Frine (2015) Medical Student Knowledge of Neglected Tropical Diseases in Peru: A Cross-Sectional Study. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 9 (11). e0004197. ISSN 1935-2735

Escher, Allison (2015) CONSTRUCTING KNOWLEDGE THROUGH WRITING: AN ANALYSIS OF WRITING TASKS IN ELEVENTH GRADE ELA TEXTBOOKS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Evans, Adam (2015) Multiplexing Techniques in Quantitative Proteomics to Study Disease. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ewing, Christopher (2015) Towards Atomistic Understanding of Catalytic Nanoparticles on Amorphous Supports. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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Fairbairn, Catharine (2015) PERSONALITY DIFFERENCES IN SUBJECTIVE EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL: A DYNAMIC EXAMINATION OF THE PATHWAYS EXPLAINING ALCOHOL-RELATED REWARD. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Fan, Du and Cao, Nan and Zhao, Jian and Lin, Yu-Ru (2015) Trajectory Bundling for Animated Transitions. In: Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems ({CHI} 2015).

Fan, Jieyu (2015) ON MARKOV AND HIDDEN MARKOV MODELS WITH APPLICATIONS TO TRAJECTORIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Farnan, Nicholas L (2015) Efficient, Locally-Enforceable Querier Privacy for Distributed Database Systems. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Farraro, Kathryn (2015) Regeneration of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament Using Resorbable Metallic and Extracellular Matrix Bioscaffolds. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Farrow, David C. and Burke, Donald S. and Rosenfeld, Roni (2015) Computational Characterization of Transient Strain-Transcending Immunity against Influenza A. PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0125047. ISSN 1932-6203

Fast, Paul S. (2015) Developing a pilot study of evidence-based PTSD treatment in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Fecek, Ronald J and Wang, Simeng and Storkus, Walter J (2015) Immunotherapeutic targeting of HSP90 client proteins in BRAF-inhibitor resistant melanoma. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P432). ISSN 2051-1426

Ferguson, Annabel A. and Bilonick, Richard A. and Buchanich, Jeanine M and Marsh, Gary M. and Fisher, Alfred L. (2015) How Well Do Raters Agree on the Development Stage of Caenorhabditis elegans? PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0132365. ISSN 1932-6203

Ferraro, Jessica (2015) Oral health, genetics, and public health. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Ferris, Robert L. and Even, Caroline and Haddad, Robert and Tahara, Makoto and Goswami, Trishna and Franks, April and Emeribe, Ugochi and Jarkowski III, Anthony and Melillo, Giovanni and Licitra, Lisa (2015) Phase III, randomized, open-label study of durvalumab (MEDI4736) monotherapy, or durvalumab + tremelimumab, versus standard of care (SoC), in recurrent or metastatic (R/M) squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (SCCHN): eagle. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P150). ISSN 2051-1426

Ferris, Robert L. and Kansy, Benjamin A and Gibson, Sandra Poveda and Srivastava, Raghvendra M. and Bryan, James Kyle and Hershberg, Robert M (2015) A Phase Ib study of neoadjuvant immune biomarker modulation with cetuximab and motolimod in head and neck cancer (HNC). Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P144). ISSN 2051-1426

Field, Brent A. and Buck, Cara L. and McClure, Samuel M. and Nystrom, Leigh E. and Kahneman, Daniel and Cohen, Jonathan D. (2015) Attentional Modulation of Brain Responses to Primary Appetitive and Aversive Stimuli. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0130880. ISSN 1932-6203

Field, Jessica (2015) Factors associated with longitudinal bone mineral density loss in a tobacco-exposed cohort. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Finkenbinder, Matthew (2015) LAKE SEDIMENT RECORDS OF LATE QUATERNARY PALEOCLIMATE CHANGE FROM ALASKA AND NEWFOUNDLAND DEVELOPED USING SEDIMENTOLOGY AND GEOCHEMICAL PROXIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Finnell, Deborah and Mitchell, Ann M and Savage, Christine L and Kane, Irene and Kearns, Robert and Poole, Nathan and Rizzo-Busack, Hilda and Coulson, Scott (2015) Alcohol screening a brief intervention: a self-paced program for nurses. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 10 (O18). ISSN 1940-0640

Fisher, Natalie (2015) A case study on the growing movement towards patient- and family-centered care in hospitals and the effect it has on the quality of care. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Fitzpatrick, Julia (2015) A protocol and recommendations for the screening and management of Cytomegalovirus Retinitis in people living with HIV/AIDS in Southeast Asia. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Flanagan, Kevin M. (2015) The British War Film, 1939-1980: Culture, History, and Genre. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Flanders, Steven (2015) Investigating flexibility, reversibility, and multiple representations in a calculus environment. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Foldes, Stephen and Weber, Douglas J and Collinger, Jennifer L. (2015) MEG-based neurofeedback for hand rehabilitation. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, 12 (85). ISSN 1743-0003

Forlow, Racheal (2015) Erotic Poetics: Love and the Function of US Literature from Melville to Modernism. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Frank, Michele (2015) Why Auditors are Unable to See Their Own Behaviors as Others Do: Understanding a Potential Blind Spot. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Frasso, Michael (2015) Synthesis of (R)-Roscovitine Analogs as Potential Treatments for Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Frech, Tracy M and Revelo, Monica P and Ryan, John J and Shah, Ami A and Gordon, Jessica and Domsic, Robyn and Hant, Faye and Assassi, Shervin and Shanmugam, Victoria K and Hinchcliff, Monique and Steen, Virginia and Khanna, Dinesh and Bernstein, Elana J and Cox, James and Luem, Nick and Drakos, Stavros (2015) Cardiac metabolomics and autopsy in a patient with early diffuse systemic sclerosis presenting with dyspnea: a case report. Journal of Medical Case Reports, 9 (136). ISSN 1752-1947

Free, Kristin (2015) Traumatic brain injury and gender: implications for rehabilitation. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Freedman, Isaac Gilbert (2015) Modeling epidemics on networks of connected communities. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Freil, Robert (2015) RELATIONAL FLEXIBILITY WITHIN A CONNECTED CULTURE: ELEMENTARY PRINCIPALS’ PERCEPTIONS OF ENVIRONMENTAL FIT IN TEACHER SELECTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Frey, Reed (2015) Cor ad cor loquitur: the philosophical personalism of John Henry Newman. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Fridman, Yaron and Wong, Timothy C and Piehler, Kayla M and Zareba, Karolina M and Moon, James and Ugander, Martin and Messroghli, Daniel and Jakicic, John M and Valeti, Uma and Chang, Chung Chou and Shroff, Sanjeev G. and Miller, Christopher A and Schmitt, Matthias and Kellman, Peter and Butler, Javed and Gheorghiade, Mihai and Schelbert, Erik B (2015) Myocardial fibrosis is associated with subsequent death and hospitalization for heart failure in obese adults. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, 17 (M8). ISSN 1532-429X

Frisch, Miriam (2015) Dengue in Buenos Aires: an analysis of the factors contributing to increased incidence of dengue fever in urban environments. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Furukawa, Masashi and Wheeler, Sarah and Clark, Amanda M and Wells, Alan (2015) Lung epithelial cells induce both phenotype alteration and senescence in breast cancer cells. PloS one, 10 (1). e0118060. ISSN 1932-6203

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GAO, SHANG (2015) THE MEASUREMENT OF TERTIARY EDUCATION QUALITY IN INDONESIA THROUGH THE EDUCATION PRODUCTION FUNCTION MODEL AND POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR QUALITY IMPROVEMENT. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

GROVER, PRERNA (2015) UNDERSTANDING ACTIVE ABL KINASE CONFORMATIONS: APPLICATION TO DISCOVERY OF SMALL MOLECULE ALLOSTERIC MODULATORS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gabler, Vanessa (2015) E-journal Publishing @ Pitt. In: Faculty Wine & Cheese, Hillman Library.

Gadgil, Soniya (2015) UNDERSTANDING THE INTERACTION BETWEEN STUDENTS’ THEORIES OF INTELLIGENCE AND LEARNING ACTIVITIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Galbrun, Esther and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Terzi, Evimaria (2015) Safe Navigation in Urban Environments. In: ACM SIGKDD Workshop on Urban Informatics. (Unpublished)

Gallagher, Robert P. (2015) National Survey of College Counseling Centers 2014. Project Report. The International Association of Counseling Services (IACS).

Galloway, Edward A. (2015) Making Primary Resources Work for You! In: Faculty Wine & Cheese, September 29, 2015, Hillman Library.

Gandenberger, Gregory (2015) Two Principles of Evidence and Their Implications for the Philosophy of Scientific Method. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gandhi, Pooja (2015) Elements related to attrition of women faculty at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine: A Case Study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gao, Xiaotian (2015) Analysis of kidney volume and functional outcomes using survival and classification tree models. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Garrido Escobar, Francisco Javier (2015) MINING AND THE INCA ROAD IN THE PREHISTORIC ATACAMA DESERT, CHILE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gasanov, Sardar E. and Shrivastava, Indira H. and Israilov, Firuz S. and Kim, Aleksandr A. and Rylova, Kamila A. and Zhang, Boris and Dagda, Ruben K. (2015) Naja naja oxiana Cobra Venom Cytotoxins CTI and CTII Disrupt Mitochondrial Membrane Integrity: Implications for Basic Three-Fingered Cytotoxins. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0129248. ISSN 1932-6203

Gatouillat, Arthur (2015) Study of the Motor Cognitive Interaction During Walking Using Transcranial Doppler. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Gatouillat, Arthur and Bleton, Heloise and Van Swearingen, Jessie and Perera, Subashan and Thompson, Scott and Smith, Traci and Sejdić, Ervin (2015) Cognitive tasks during walking affect cerebral blood flow signal features in middle cerebral arteries and their correlation to gait characteristics. Behavioral and Brain Functions, 11 (29). ISSN 1744-9081

Geng, Ming (2015) Marginal structural Cox proportional hazards model for data with measurement errors. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gentile, Susan K. (2015) From Listening to Empowering: A Study of High School Principals' Perceptions of Student Voice in Classroom Instruction. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Geskin, Albert and Legowski, Elizabeth and Chakka, Anish and Chandran, Uma R and Barmada, M. Michael and LaFramboise, William A. and Berg, Jeremy and Jacobson, Rebecca S. (2015) Needs Assessment for Research Use of High-Throughput Sequencing at a Large Academic Medical Center. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0131166. ISSN 1932-6203

Gibson, Carolyn (2015) VASOMOTOR SYMPTOMS AND NEGATIVE AFFECT: AN AMBULATORY ASSESSMENT OF MIDLIFE WOMEN. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gideon, Hannah Priyadarshini and Phuah, JiaYao and Myers, Amy J and Bryson, Bryan D and Rodgers, Mark A and Coleman, M Teresa and Maiello, Pauline and Rutledge, Tara and Marino, Simeone and Fortune, Sarah M and Kirschner, Denise E and Lin, Philana Ling and Flynn, JoAnne L (2015) Variability in tuberculosis granuloma T cell responses exists, but a balance of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines is associated with sterilization. PLoS pathogens, 11 (1). e1004603. ISSN 1553-7374

Gillooly, Sara (2015) Using deciduous tree leaves as biomonitors for particulate air pollution: a literature review and pilot study. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Gingo, Matthew R. and Zhang, Yingze and Ghebrehawariat, Kidane and Jeong, Jong-Hyeon and Chu, Yanxia and Yang, Quanwei and Lucht, Lorrie and Hanna, David B. and Lazar, Jason M. and Gladwin, Mark T. and Morris, Alison (2015) Elevated NT-Pro-Brain Natriuretic Peptide Level Is Independently Associated with All-Cause Mortality in HIV-Infected Women in the Early and Recent HAART Eras in the Women’s Interagency HIV Study Cohort. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0123389. ISSN 1932-6203

Gittinger, George (2015) The Drama of Bioterror: Paranoia and the Rhetoric of Defense. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gmelin, Theresa (2015) Integrating health services into intimate partner violence and sexual violence programs. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Gocze, Ivan and Koch, Matthias and Renner, Philipp and Zeman, Florian and Graf, Bernhard M. and Dahlke, Marc H. and Nerlich, Michael and Schlitt, Hans J. and Kellum, John A. and Bein, Thomas (2015) Urinary Biomarkers TIMP-2 and IGFBP7 Early Predict Acute Kidney Injury after Major Surgery. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0120863. ISSN 1932-6203

Goel, Gaurav and Sun, Weijing (2015) Advances in the management of gastrointestinal cancers—an upcoming role of immune checkpoint blockade. Journal of Hematology & Oncology, 8 (86). ISSN 1756-8722

Goel, Gaurav and Sun, Weijing (2015) Novel approaches in the management of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: potential promises for the future. Journal of Hematology & Oncology, 8 (44). ISSN 1756-8722

Goel, Gaurav and Sun, Weijing (2015) Ramucirumab, another anti-angiogenic agent for metastatic colorectal cancer in second-line setting—its impact on clinical practice. Journal of Hematology & Oncology, 8 (92). ISSN 1756-8722

Gogick, Kristy (2015) DESIGN, SYNTHESIS, AND CHARACTERIZATION OF LANTHANIDE-BASED NEAR-INFRARED DENDRIMER COMPLEXES AND METAL-ORGANIC FRAMEWORKS FOR NOVEL MODALITIES IN OPTICAL BIOLOGICAL IMAGING. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Goldberg, Emily (2015) Assessing the American Sign Language version of the Computerized Revised Token Test. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Gomes, Teresa and Martins, Lucia and Pascoal, Marta and Tipper, David (2015) Protected Shortest Path Visiting Specified Nodes. Proceedings 7th International Workshop on Reliable Networks Design and Modeling (RNDM 2015). pp. 120-127.

Gomez, Daniel (2015) A COUNTEREXAMPLE TO THE SIMPLE LOOP CONJECTURE FOR THE PUNCTURED KLEIN BOTTLE IN PGL(2,R). Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Gomez, Hernando and Kautza, Benjamin and Escobar, Daniel and Nassour, Ibrahim and Luciano, Jason and Botero, Ana Maria and Gordon, Lisa and Martinez, Silvia and Holder, Andre and Ogundele, Olufunmilayo and Loughran, Patricia and Rosengart, Matthew R. and Pinsky, Michael R and Shiva, Sruti and Zuckerbraun, Brian S. (2015) Inhaled Carbon Monoxide Protects against the Development of Shock and Mitochondrial Injury following Hemorrhage and Resuscitation. PLoS ONE, 10 (9). e0135032. ISSN 1932-6203

Gomez, Marcela and Weiss, Martin B.H. (2015) Wireless Network Virtualization: Opportunities for Spectrum Sharing in the 3.5 GHz Band. In: Telecommunications Policy Research Conference, 25-27 September 2015, Arlington VA.

Gong, Tiantian (2015) VAGINAL DELIVERY OF A HYDROPHOBIC ANTIRETROVIRAL DRUG CSIC FOR HIV PREVENTION: NOVEL FORMULATION STRATEGIES FOR IMPROVED DRUG SOLUBILIZATION AND LYMPHATIC TARGETING. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gonzalez-Brenes, Jose and Huang, Yun (2015) The Leopard Framework: Towards understanding educational technology interventions with a Pareto Efficiency Perspective. In: The ICML 2015 Workshop on Machine Learning for Education .

Gonzalez-Brenes, Jose and Huang, Yun (2015) Using Data from Real and Simulated Learners to Evaluate Adaptive Tutoring Systems. In: The 2nd AIED Workshop on Simulated Learners at the 17th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education.

Gonzalez-Brenes, Jose and Huang, Yun (2015) Your model is predictive— but is it useful? Theoretical and Empirical Considerations of a New Paradigm for Adaptive Tutoring Evaluation. In: The 8th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, 2015, Madrid, Spain.

Gopalakrishnan, Vanathi and Menon, Prahlad G and Madan, Shobhit (2015) cMRI-BED: A novel informatics framework for cardiac MRI biomarker extraction and discovery applied to pediatric cardiomyopathy classification. BioMedical Engineering OnLine, 14 (S7). ISSN 1475-925X

Gosto, Minja (2015) Current allocation policies and disparities within liver and kidney transplantation. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Grady, Daniel (2015) Massey products in differential cohomology. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Graur, Simona and Ladouceur, Cecile D and Manelis, Anna and Monk, Kelly and Bonar, Lisa and Bebko, Genna and Bertocci, Michele A. and Birmaher, Boris and Phillips, Mary L. (2015) Age-related effects on response inhibition in youth at familial risk for bipolar disorder. In: 70th Society of Biological Psychiatry Annual Meeting 2015, 14–16 May 2015, Toronto, Canada.

Gray, Adam (2015) Promoting disaster mental health preparedness among faith-based organizations in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Greenwalt, Rachael (2015) Mental health status among Mexican immigrants to the U.S. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Grigoryan, Sergei and Yee, Michael B. and Glick, Yair and Gerber, Doron and Kepten, Eldad and Garini, Yuval and Yang, In Hong and Kinchington, Paul R. and Goldstein, Ronald S. (2015) Direct Transfer of Viral and Cellular Proteins from Varicella-Zoster Virus-Infected Non-Neuronal Cells to Human Axons. PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0126081. ISSN 1932-6203

Grill, Joshua D. and Bateman, Randall J. and Buckles, Virginia and Oliver, Angela and Morris, John C. and Masters, Colin L. and Klunk, William E. and Ringman, John M. (2015) A survey of attitudes toward clinical trials and genetic disclosure in autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer's Research & Therapy, 7 (50). ISSN 1758-9193

Grover, Prerna and Shi, Haibin and Baumgartner, Matthew and Camacho, Carlos J. and Smithgall, Thomas E. (2015) Fluorescence Polarization Screening Assays for Small Molecule Allosteric Modulators of ABL Kinase Function. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0133590. ISSN 1932-6203

Gu, Liqing and Robinson, Renã A S (2015) Multiple Proteases to Localize Oxidation Sites. PloS one, 10 (3). e0116606. ISSN 1932-6203

Gu, Yuan (2015) Relationship of clinical factors with adiponectin and leptin in children with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Guan, Wei (2015) Study on the Conformation of Comb-Like Polymers (CLPs) Confined to a Solid Surface. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Guedon, Jean-Marc and Wu, Shaogen and Zheng, Xuexing and Churchill, Caroline C and Glorioso, Joseph and Liu, Ching-Hang and Liu, Shue and Vulchanova, Lucy and Bekker, Alex and Tao, Yuan-Xiang and Kinchington, Paul R. and Goins, William F and Fairbanks, Carolyn A and Hao, Shuanglin (2015) Current gene therapy using viral vectors for chronic pain. Molecular Pain, 11 (27).

Guerra, Julio and Huang, Yun and Hosseini, Roya and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) Exploring the Effects of Open Social Student Model Beyond Social Comparison. In: Proceedings of The 4th Workshop on Intelligent Support for Learning in Groups (ISLG 2015), June 22th, 2015, Madrid, Spain.

Guerra, Julio and Huang, Yun and Hosseini, Roya and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) Graph Analysis of Student Model Networks. In: International Workshop on Graph-Based Educational Data Mining (GEDM), Madrid, Spain.

Gujral, Swathi (2015) Neural Predictors of Exercise Adherence. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Guo, Ben (2015) On the effect of improperness of binormal ROC curves for estimating full area under the curve. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Guo, Qiulei and Palanisamy, Balaji and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) A Distributed Polygon Retrieval Algorithm Using MapReduce. In: The First International Symposium on Spatiotemporal Computing, July 3-15, 2015, Fairfax, VA.

Guo, Qiulei and Palanisamy, Balaji and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) A MapReduce Algorithm for Polygon Retrieval in Geospatial Analysis. In: IEEE Eighth International Conference on Cloud Computing , 27 Jun - 2 Jul 2015, New York, USA.

Gupta, Tushar (2015) Cellular Transformation by Polyomavirus Oncoproteins. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Gupta, Tushar and Scharping, Nicole E and Moreci, Rebecca S and Delgoffe, Greg M (2015) Metabolic insufficiency underlies intratumoral cytotoxic T cell dysfunction. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P399). ISSN 2051-1426

Guttman, Jeremy (2015) CAN COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE BE EVALUATED WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE? Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

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HO, Thang (2015) A model-based clinically-relevant chemotherapy scheduling algorithm for anticancer agents. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

HOCHMAN, NADAV (2015) THE SOCIAL MEDIA IMAGE: MODES OF VISUAL ORDERING ON SOCIAL MEDIA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

HOUZE, Martin (2015) Joint regression modeling of two cumulative incidence functions under an additivity constraint and statistical analyses of pill-monitoring data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Haab, Brian B. and Huang, Ying and Balasenthil, Seetharaman and Partyka, Katie and Tang, Huiyuan and Anderson, Michelle and Allen, Peter and Sasson, Aaron and Zeh, Herbert J. and Kaul, Karen and Kletter, Doron and Ge, Shaokui and Bern, Marshall and Kwon, Richard and Blasutig, Ivan and Srivastava, Sudhir and Frazier, Marsha L. and Sen, Subrata and Hollingsworth, Michael A. and Rinaudo, Jo Ann and Killary, Ann M. and Brand, Randall E. (2015) Definitive Characterization of CA 19-9 in Resectable Pancreatic Cancer Using a Reference Set of Serum and Plasma Specimens. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0139049. ISSN 1932-6203

Habka, Dany and Mann, David and Landes, Ronald and Soto-Gutierrez, Alejandro (2015) Future Economics of Liver Transplantation: A 20-Year Cost Modeling Forecast and the Prospect of Bioengineering Autologous Liver Grafts. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0131764. ISSN 1932-6203

Hacker, Karen and Anies, Maria and Folb, Barbara L and Zallman, Leah (2015) Barriers to health care for undocumented immigrants: a literature review. Risk management and healthcare policy, 8. pp. 175-183. ISSN 1179-1594

Hadebe, Sabelo and Kirstein, Frank and Fierens, Kaat and Chen, Kong and Drummond, Rebecca A. and Vautier, Simon and Sajaniem, Sara and Murray, Graeme and Williams, David L. and Redelinghuys, Pierre and Reinhart, Todd A. and Junecko, Beth A Fallert and Kolls, Jay K. and Lambrecht, Bart N. and Brombacher, Frank and Brown, Gordon D. (2015) Microbial Ligand Costimulation Drives Neutrophilic Steroid-Refractory Asthma. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0134219. ISSN 1932-6203

Hafrén, Lena and Einarsdottir, Elisabet and Kentala, Erna and Hammarén-Malmi, Sari and Bhutta, Mahmood F. and MacArthur, Carol J. and Wilmot, Beth and Casselbrant, Margaretha L and Conley, Yvette P. and Weeks, Daniel E. and Mandel, Ellen M and Vaarala, Outi and Kallio, Anna and Melin, Merit and Nieminen, Janne K. and Leinonen, Eira and Kere, Juha and Mattila, Petri S. (2015) Predisposition to Childhood Otitis Media and Genetic Polymorphisms within the Toll-Like Receptor 4 (TLR4) Locus. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0132551. ISSN 1932-6203

Hagan, Teresa L. (2015) Development of a Measure of Self-advocacy Among Female Cancer Survivors. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Haggerty, Agnes/E (2015) Acidic Laminin: Molecular Mechanisms and Potential for Nervous Tissue Repair. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hammond, Gerald R. V. and Takasuga, Shunsuke and Sasaki, Takehiko and Balla, Tamas (2015) The ML1Nx2 Phosphatidylinositol 3,5-Bisphosphate Probe Shows Poor Selectivity in Cells. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0139957. ISSN 1932-6203

Hamoudi, Haider Ala (2015) 'Lone Wolf' Terrorism and the Classical Jihad: On the Contingencies of Violent Islamic Extremism. Florida International University Law Review, 11. pp. 19-38.

Hamoudi, Haider Ala (2015) The Political Codification of Islamic Law: A Closer Look at the Draft Shi’i Personal Status Code of Iraq. Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law, 32 (2). ***-***. ISSN 0743-6963

Hamoudi, Haider Ala (2015) The Political Codification of Islamic Law: A Closer Look at the Ja'fari Personal Status Code of Iraq. Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law, 32 (2). (In Press)

Hamoudi, Haider Ala (2015) Sex and the Shari'a: Defining Gender Norms and Sexual Deviancy in Shi'i Islam. Fordham Int'l LJ, 39. pp. 25-100.

Hamoudi, Haider Ala and Al-Sharaa, Wasfi H and Al-Dahhan, Aqeel (2015) The Resolution of Disputes in State and Tribal Law in the South of Iraq: Toward a Cooperative Model of Pluralism. In: Negotiating State and Non-State Law: The Challenge of Global and Local Legal Pluralism. ASIL Studies in International Legal Theory . Cambridge University Press, pp. 215-260. ISBN 9781107083769

Hamschin, Brandon Michael (2015) A Sequential Method for Passive Detection, Characterization, and Localization of Multiple Low Probability of Intercept LFMCW Signals. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Han, Paul Kyu and Barker, Jeffrey W. and Kim, Ki Hwan and Choi, Seung Hong and Bae, Kyongtae Ty and Park, Sung-Hong (2015) Inter-Slice Blood Flow and Magnetization Transfer Effects as A New Simultaneous Imaging Strategy. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0140560. ISSN 1932-6203

Han, Shuguang and He, Daqing and Yue, Zhen and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) Supporting Cross-Device Web Search with Social Navigation-Based Mobile Touch Interactions. In: 23nd Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (UMAP 2015), June 29 - July 3, 2015, Dublin, Ireland.

Hancks, Dustin C. and Hartley, Melissa K. and Hagan, Celia and Clark, Nathan L. and Elde, Nels C. (2015) Overlapping Patterns of Rapid Evolution in the Nucleic Acid Sensors cGAS and OAS1 Suggest a Common Mechanism of Pathogen Antagonism and Escape. PLoS Genetics, 11 (5). e1005203. ISSN 1553-7404

Hancox, Joshua (2015) Thinking about Action. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Handen, Adam and Ganapathiraju, Madhavi K (2015) LENS: web-based lens for enrichment and network studies of human proteins. BMC Medical Genomics, 8 (S2). ISSN 1755-8794

Haney, Conor (2015) Development of Dynamic, Bioorthogonal Peptide Cross-Linking Methods. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Haney, Jamie (2015) The Role of Relaxin in Left Ventricular Fibrosis: Endogenous Expression and Therapeutic Potential. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hanmer, Janel and Feeny, David and Fischhoff, Baruch and Hays, Ron D. and Hess, Rachel and Pilkonis, Paul A. and Revicki, Dennis A. and Roberts, Mark S and Tsevat, Joel and Yu, Lan (2015) The PROMIS of QALYs. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 13 (122). ISSN 1477-7525

Hansen, Morten and Wieckowski, Eva and Svane, Inge Marie and Edwards, Robert P. and Kalinski, Pawel (2015) Selective costimulation by IL-15R/IL-15, but not IL-2R/IL-2, allows the induction of high numbers of tumor-specific CD8+ T cells by human dendritic cells matured in conditions of acute inflammation. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P223). ISSN 2051-1426

Harkness, Justine (2015) Cell Type Dependent Effects on HSV Transcription. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Harmansah, Rabia (2015) Performing Social Forgetting in a Post-Conflict Landscape: The Case of Cyprus. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Harms, Victoria E. (2015) Destined or Doomed? Hungarian Dissidents and Their Western Friends, 1973-1998. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Harris, Katharine G (2015) Manipulation of host cell death and innate immune signaling pathways by Coxsackievirus B3. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Harris, Katharine G. and Coyne, Carolyn B (2015) Unc93b Induces Apoptotic Cell Death and Is Cleaved by Host and Enteroviral Proteases. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0141383. ISSN 1932-6203

Harris, Matthew J. (2015) The Challenges of Implementing Project-based Learning in Middle Schools. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Harun, Rashed (2015) A FRAMEWORK FOR CHARACTERIZING REGIONAL ALTERATIONS IN DOPAMINE NEUROTRANSMISSION IN THE CONTEXT OF DRUGS AND DISEASE USING FAST-SCAN CYCLIC VOLTAMMETRY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hasanzoi, Marwa (2015) Capacity and Driveability of 50 KSI H-Piles. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hashemi, Mahdi and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) Seismic Source Modeling by Clustering Earthquakes and Predicting Earthquake Magnitudes. In: EAI International Conference on Big Data and Analytics for Smart Cities (BigDASC2015), 13-14 Oct 2015, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Haugaa, Håkon and Gómez, Hernando and Maberry, Donald R and Holder, Andre and Ogundele, Olufunmilayo and Quintero, Ana Maria B and Escobar, Daniel and Tønnessen, Tor Inge and Airgood, Hannah and Dezfulian, Cameron and Kenny, Elizabeth and Shiva, Sruti and Zuckerbraun, Brian and Pinsky, Michael R (2015) Effects of inhalation of low-dose nitrite or carbon monoxide on post-reperfusion mitochondrial function and tissue injury in hemorrhagic shock swine. Critical Care, 19 (184). ISSN 1364-8535

Hauschild, Kathryn M. (2015) DISTRIBUTION OF VISUAL ATTENTION WHEN COMPARING PAIRED FACES IN TYPICALLY DEVELOPING INFANTS AND INFANTS AT RISK OF DEVELOPING AUTISM. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hawk, Brandi (2015) The Effect of Pre-Institutional Family vs. No Family and Different Institutional Experiences on the Development of Residential Infants and Toddlers. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hay, David C (2015) Periodontal disease among community-dwelling diabetics: evidence from a diabetes education and promotion event. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Hay, E Ben and Zhang, Hanmo and Curran, Dennis P (2015) Rearrangement Reactions of 1,1-Divinyl-2-phenylcyclopropanes. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 137 (1). pp. 322-327. ISSN 1520-5126

Hayes, M. R. and Rinaman, Linda and Skibicka, K. P. and Trapp, S. and Williams, D. L. (2015) Phox2b is not specifically expressed by hindbrain glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) neurons. (Submitted)

He, Jun and Quintana, Megan T and Sullivan, Jenyth and Parry, Traci L and Grevengoed, Trisha J and Schisler, Jonathan C and Hill, Joseph A and Yates, Cecelia C and Mapanga, Rudo F and Essop, M Faadiel and Stansfield, William E and Bain, James R and Newgard, Christopher B and Muehlbauer, Michael J and Han, Yipin and Clarke, Brian A and Willis, Monte S (2015) MuRF2 regulates PPARγ1 activity to protect against diabetic cardiomyopathy and enhance weight gain induced by a high fat diet. Cardiovascular Diabetology, 14 (97). ISSN 1475-2840

He, Kai and McCord, Meghan C. and Hartnett, Karen A. and Aizenman, Elias (2015) Regulation of Pro-Apoptotic Phosphorylation of Kv2.1 K+ Channels. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0129498. ISSN 1932-6203

He, Qingqing (2015) Safety assessment of the bacillus thuringiensis transgenic rice expressing Cry1C protein in China. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Hecht, Stephen S. and Koh, Woon-Puay and Wang, Renwei and Chen, Menglan and Carmella, Steven G. and Murphy, Sharon E. and Yuan, Jian-Min (2015) Elevated Levels of Mercapturic Acids of Acrolein and Crotonaldehyde in the Urine of Chinese Women in Singapore Who Regularly Cook at Home. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0120023. ISSN 1932-6203

Heckel, Christopher (2015) THE INFLUENCE OF INDIRECT EFFECTS OF LARGE HERBIVORES ON THE LIFE HISTORY AND POPULATION DYNAMICS OF UNPALATABLE FOREST HERB SPECIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hedberg, Matthew (2015) Leveraging Next Generation Sequencing to Elucidate the Spectrum of Genetic Alterations Underlying Head and Neck Cancer and Identify Potential Therapeutic Targets. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Heinze, Katherine E and Rodday, Angie Mae and Nolan, Marie T and Bingen, Kristin and Kupst, Mary Jo and Patel, Sunita K and Syrjala, Karen and Harris, Lynnette and Recklitis, Christopher and Schwartz, Lisa and Davies, Stella and Guinan, Eva C and Noll, Robert and Chang, Grace and Parsons, Susan K (2015) The impact of pediatric blood and marrow transplant on parents: introduction of the parent impact scale. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 13 (46). ISSN 1477-7525

Hemendinger, Emily (2015) Bridging the prevention gap: prevention programs and shared risk factors for obesity, eating disorders, and disordered eating. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Hemphill, James B (2015) Applications of Optical Control of Oligonucleotide and Protein Function. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hemphill, Matthew (2015) LABOR-ENVIRONMENTAL COALITION BUILDING IN THE PITTSBURGH AREA. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Henriques, Cristina and Miller, Megan P. and Catanho, Marcos and de Carvalho, Técia Maria Ulisses and Krieger, Marco Aurélio and Probst, Christian M. and de Souza, Wanderley and Degrave, Wim and Amara, Susan Gaye (2015) Identification and functional characterization of a novel arginine/ornithine transporter, a member of a cationic amino acid transporter subfamily in the Trypanosoma cruzi genome. Parasites & Vectors, 8 (346). ISSN 1756-3305

Herbeck, Joshua and Ghorai, Suvankar and Chen, Lennie and Rinaldo, Charles R and Margolick, Joseph B and Detels, Roger and Jacobson, Lisa and Wolinsky, Steven and Mullins, James I (2015) p21WAF1/CIP1 RNA Expression in Highly HIV-1 Exposed, Uninfected Individuals. PloS one, 10 (3). e0119218. ISSN 1932-6203

Herckis, Lauren R. (2015) Cultural Variation in the Maya City of Palenque. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Herschell, Amy D. and Kolko, David J. and Scudder, Ashley T. and Taber-Thomas, Sarah and Schaffner, Kristen F. and Hiegel, Shelley A. and Iyengar, Satish and Chaffin, Mark and Mrozowski, Stanley (2015) Protocol for a statewide randomized controlled trial to compare three training models for implementing an evidence-based treatment. Implementation Science, 10 (133). ISSN 1748-5908

Hertsenberg, Andrew J (2015) Stem Cells for the Treatment of Corneal Fibrosis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Heymann, Perrine (2015) The development of joint attention and vocalization in infants at heightened risk for autism spectrum disorder. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hill, Virginia (2015) High School African American Males and Academic Success. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hillman, Aubrey (2015) Lake Sediment Records Examining the Spatial and Temporal Connections of Human Activity and Climate Change in Southwestern China. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hirtle, Stephen C. and Bahm, C. R. (2015) Cognition for the navigation of complex Indoor environments. In: Indoor Wayfinding and Navigation. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, pp. 1-12. ISBN 9781482230857

Hobson, Christopher (2015) Tracheal Tissue Engineering. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hofer, Heidi R. (2015) Traumatized Muscle-Derived Multipotent Progenitor Cells: Pro-Angiogenic Activity, Promotion of Nerve Growth, and Osteogenic Differentiation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hoffmann, Christopher J and Hoffmann, Jennifer D and Kensler, Caroline and van der Watt, Martin and Omar, Tanvier and Chaisson, Richard E and Martinson, Neil A and Variava, Ebrahim (2015) Tuberculosis and Hepatic Steatosis Are Prevalent Liver Pathology Findings among HIV-Infected Patients in South Africa. PloS one, 10 (2). e0117813. ISSN 1932-6203

Hoffmann, Paula B (2015) EXPLORATION OF SURFACE POTENTIAL IN ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTORS: STATIC BEHAVIOR, KINETICS, AND MORPHOLOGY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Holland, Jonathan (2015) On Causal Geometries. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Holmes, Kathryn (2015) Perceptions of the use and barriers to use of mental health services in an urban neighborhood. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Holtzman, Mark (2015) Analysis of Traditional Principals’ Perception of Alternative Education Programs and the Impact they have on Public High Schools in Western PA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Hong, Eun-Kyoung (2015) IMPROVING THE COMFORT OF MANUAL WHEELCHAIR BACK SUPPORTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Horn, Jennifer (2015) 2f2-f1 DPOAE Sources in Contradiction to the Two-Source/Two-Mechanism Model? Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Horowitz, Deena (2015) Victims, Martyrs and Heroes: The Formation and Manipulation of Historical Memory in China. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hosseini, Roya and Hsiao, I-Han and Guerra, Julio and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) Off the Beaten Path: The Impact of Adaptive Content Sequencing on Student Navigation in an Open Social Student Modeling Interface. Artificial Intelligence in Education, 9112. pp. 624-628.

Hosseini, Roya and Hsiao, I-Han and Guerra, Julio and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) What Should I Do Next? Adaptive Sequencing in the Context of Open Social Student Modeling. In: Tenth European Conference On Technology Enhanced Learning, 15 - 18 Sep 2015, Toledo, Spain.

Hou, Chenxi (2015) POD Reduced-Order Modeling for Inverse Material Characterization from Transient Dynamic Tests. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Hou, Yafei and Kohanbash, Gary and Okada, Kaori and Shrivastav, Shruti and Smith-Cohn, Matthew and Nicolaides, Theodore and Mueller, Sabine and Carcaboso, Angel and Pollack, Ian F and Okada, Hideho (2015) Novel and shared neoantigen for glioma T cell therapy derived from histone 3 variant H3.3 K27M mutation. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P445). ISSN 2051-1426

Hsu, Hilary K and Brown, Todd T and Li, Xiuhong and Young, Stephen and Cranston, Ross D and D'Souza, Gypsyamber and Jacobson, Lisa P and Martínez-Maza, Otoniel and Seaberg, Eric C and Margolick, Joseph B and Jenkins, Frank J and Moran, Matthew G and Chua, Kristofer and Bolan, Robert K and Detels, Roger and Wiley, Dorothy J (2015) Association between Free Testosterone Levels and Anal Human Papillomavirus Types 16/18 Infections in a Cohort of Men Who Have Sex with Men. PloS one, 10 (3). e0119447. ISSN 1932-6203

Hu, Jie and Liao, Jun and Sathanoori, Malini and Kochmar, Sally and Sebastian, Jessica and Yatsenko, Svetlana A. and Surti, Urvashi (2015) CNTN6 copy number variations in 14 patients: a possible candidate gene for neurodevelopmental and neuropsychiatric disorders. Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, 7 (26). ISSN 1866-1955

Hu, Minmin and Wang, Cong and Li, Wan and Lu, Weiping and Bai, Zhiqiang and Qin, Di and Yan, Qin and Zhu, Jianzhong and Krueger, Brian J. and Renne, Rolf and Gao, Shou-Jiang and Lu, Chun (2015) A KSHV microRNA Directly Targets G Protein-Coupled Receptor Kinase 2 to Promote the Migration and Invasion of Endothelial Cells by Inducing CXCR2 and Activating AKT Signaling. PLoS Pathogens, 11 (9). e1005171. ISSN 1553-7374

Huang, Ruiqi (2015) Investigation and implementation Gene signature development using microarray data – A case study on early stage non-small cell lung cancer. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Huang, Shimeng (2015) Coordinated Control of VSC Based Multi-Terminal DC (VSC-MTDC) Power Grid. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Huang, Yong and Ma, Shwu-Fan and Vij, Rekha and Oldham, Justin M. and Herazo-Maya, Jose and Broderick, Steven M. and Strek, Mary E. and White, Steven R. and Hogarth, D. Kyle and Sandbo, Nathan K. and Lussier, Yves A. and Gibson, Kevin F. and Kaminski, Naftali and Garcia, Joe G. N. and Noth, Imre (2015) A functional genomic model for predicting prognosis in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 15 (147). ISSN 1471-2466

Huang, Yongmei and Merkatz, Ruth B. and Hillier, Sharon L and Roberts, Kevin and Blithe, Diana L. and Sitruk-Ware, Régine and Creinin, Mitchell D. (2015) Effects of a One Year Reusable Contraceptive Vaginal Ring on Vaginal Microflora and the Risk of Vaginal Infection: An Open-Label Prospective Evaluation. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0134460. ISSN 1932-6203

Huang, Yun and Gonzalez-Brenes, Jose and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) Challenges of Using Observational Data to Determine the Importance of Example Usage. In: The 17th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education.

Huang, Yun and Gonzalez-Brenes, Jose and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) The FAST toolkit for Unsupervised Learning of HMMs with Features. In: The Machine Learning Open Source Software workshop at the 32nd International Conference on Machine Learning.

Huang, Yun and Gonzalez-Brenes, Jose and Kumar, Rohit and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) A Framework for Multifaceted Evaluation of Student Models. In: The 8th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, 2015, Madrid, Spain.

Hunsaker, Amanda E (2015) Biopsychosocial factors associated with amyloid imaging for Alzheimer's disease. UNSPECIFIED.

Hussain, Faraz and Langmead, Christopher J and Mi, Qi and Dutta-Moscato, Joyeeta and Vodovotz, Yoram and Jha, Sumit K (2015) Automated parameter estimation for biological models using Bayesian statistical model checking. BMC Bioinformatics, 16 (S8). ISSN 1471-2105

Hwang, Bor-Jang and Jin, Jin and Gao, Ying and Shi, Guoli and Madabushi, Amrita and Yan, Austin and Guan, Xin and Zalzman, Michal and Nakajima, Satoshi and Lan, Li and Lu, A-Lien (2015) SIRT6 protein deacetylase interacts with MYH DNA glycosylase, APE1 endonuclease, and Rad9–Rad1–Hus1 checkpoint clamp. BMC Molecular Biology, 16 (12). ISSN 1471-2199

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IKEHARA TSUKAYAMA, HUGO C. (2015) LEADERSHIP, CRISIS AND POLITICAL CHANGE: THE END OF THE FORMATIVE PERIOD IN THE NEPEÑA VALLEY, PERU. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ie, Kenya and Ichikawa, Shuhei and Takemura, Yousuke C. (2015) Development of a questionnaire to measure primary care physicians’ scope of practice. BMC Family Practice, 16 (161). ISSN 1471-2296

Infanti, Anthony C. (2015) Introduction to Controversies in Tax Law: A Matter of Perspective. In: Controversies in Tax Law: A Matter of Perspective. Controversies in American Constitutional Law . Ashgate Publishing, pp. 1-8. ISBN 978-1-4724-1492-2

Infanti, Anthony C. (2015) Of Families and Corporations: Erasing the Public-Private Divide in Tax Reform Debates. In: Controversies in Tax Law: A Matter of Perspective. Controversies in American Constitutional Law . Ashgate Publishing, pp. 195-213. ISBN 978-1-4724-1492-2

Infanti, Anthony C. (2015) Victims of Our Own Success: The Perils of Obergefell and Windsor. Ohio State Law Journal Furthermore, 76. pp. 79-85.

Ip, Edward H and Zhang, Qiang and Sowinski, Tomasz and Simpson, Sean L. (2015) Analysis of Feedback Mechanisms with Unknown Delay Using Sparse Multivariate Autoregressive Method. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0131371. ISSN 1932-6203

Irani, Afifa (2015) Investigation of the common MELAS mutation in the Northwestern Pennsylvania Amish community: mutation frequency and effectiveness of an educational intervention. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Isaac, Jessica Ann (2015) Compliant Circulation: Children's Writing, American Periodicals, and Public Culture, 1839-1882. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ittiamornkul, Kuljira (2015) BIOCHEMICAL INVESTIGATION OF EARLY ENZYME PATHWAYS IN HAPALINDOLE-TYPE ALKALOID BIOSYNTHESIS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Iyer, Usha (2015) FILM DANCE, FEMALE STARDOM, AND THE PRODUCTION OF GENDER IN POPULAR HINDI CINEMA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Izmirlioglu, Ahmet (2015) CLASHES OF IMPERIAL AUTHORITY: COMMERCIAL TRIBUNALS IN THE OTTOMAN PROVINCES AND ISTANBUL, 1847-1880. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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Jacob, Mini E. (2015) Factors influencing end-of-life morbidity: an epidemiological evaluation of population aging theories. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jakubowski, Karen Patricia (2015) Relationship Between Daytime Napping and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Healthy Black and White Adolescents. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Jallah, Zegbeh (2015) The Role of Vaginal Smooth Muscle in the Pathogenesis of Pelvic Organ Prolapse. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jampani Hanumantha, Prashanth (2015) Fundamental Study of the Synthesis, Structural and Electrochemical Characterization of Nanoparticulate Transition Metal Oxide and Nitride Based Supercapacitor Systems. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jeffries, Elizabeth Paladin (2015) HsMCM8 and HsMCM9: Essential for Double-Strand Break Repair and Normal Ovarian Function. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jeffries, Eric M. (2015) Biomimetic Micropatterning of Electrospun Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jeng, Wei (2015) Introduction to Tableau: A Data Visualization Tool for Non-CS Researchers and Students. In: ULS/iSchool Digital Scholarship Workshop Lecture & Series.

Jenner, Elliot (2015) MULTISCALE STRUCTURED SURFACES AND THEIR EFFECT ON DRAG & FLUID FLOW. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jeon, Kiyoung (2015) Essays in International Economics. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jeong, Kwonho (2015) Method for assessing correlation coefficients among multiple repeatedly measured biomarkers. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Jern, Rachel (2015) A proposed self-esteem and body image curriculum for middle school-aged girls. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Jestrović, Iva and Coyle, James L. and Sejdić, Ervin (2015) Characterizing functional connectivity patterns during saliva swallows in different head positions. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, 12 (61). ISSN 1743-0003

Jhingran, Anupam and Kasahara, Shinji and Shepardson, Kelly M and Junecko, Beth A Fallert and Heung, Lena J and Kumasaka, Debra K and Knoblaugh, Sue E and Lin, Xin and Kazmierczak, Barbara I and Reinhart, Todd A and Cramer, Robert A and Hohl, Tobias M (2015) Compartment-Specific and Sequential Role of MyD88 and CARD9 in Chemokine Induction and Innate Defense during Respiratory Fungal Infection. PLoS pathogens, 11 (2). e1004589. ISSN 1553-7374

Jhunjhunwala, Kunal (2015) Design and Evaluation of a Topical Rectal Specific Microbicide for HIV prevention. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Jia, Jia (2015) Association analysis between binary traits and common or rare genetic variants on family-based data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jiang, Jianfei (2015) Group-based trajectory modeling for longitudinal data of healthcare financial charges in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Jiang, Lei (2015) Architectural Techniques for Multi-Level Cell Phase Change Memory Based Main Memory. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jiang, Nan (2015) Fast Calculation of Flow Ensembles. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jiang, Xia and Jao, Jeremy and Neapolitan, Richard (2015) Learning Predictive Interactions Using Information Gain and Bayesian Network Scoring. PLoS ONE, 10 (12). e0143247. ISSN 1932-6203

Jiang, Yangzi and Hu, Changchang and Yu, Shuting and Yan, Junwei and Peng, Hsuan and Ouyang, Hong Wei and Tuan, Rocky S. (2015) Cartilage stem/progenitor cells are activated in osteoarthritis via interleukin-1β/nerve growth factor signaling. Arthritis Research & Therapy, 17 (327). ISSN 1478-6362

Jiang, Yingda (2015) Gene-based association testing of dichotomous traits using generalized functional linear mixed models for family data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jiang, Yun (2015) FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH ACCEPTANCE AND USE OF MOBILE TECHNOLOGY FOR HEALTH SELF-MONITORING AND DECISION SUPPORT IN LUNG TRANSPLANT RECIPIENTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Jimenez, Daniel E. and Reynolds III, Charles F. and Alegría, Margarita and Harvey, Philip and Bartels, Stephen J. (2015) The Happy Older Latinos are Active (HOLA) health promotion and prevention study: study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial. Trials, 16 (579). ISSN 1745-6215

Johnson, James (2015) COMMUNITY MATTERS? INVESTIGATING SOCIAL COMPLEXITY THROUGH CENTRALIZATION AND DIFFERENTIATION IN BRONZE AGE PASTORAL SOCIETIES OF THE SOUTHERN URALS, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, 2100 – 900 BC. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Johnson, Noah Ray (2015) Controlled Delivery of Bioactive Factors for Tissue Regeneration. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Johnson, Sophia L. and Palta, Mari and Bartels, Christie M. and Thorpe, Carolyn T. and Weiss, Jennifer M. and Smith, Maureen A. (2015) Examining systemic steroid use in older inflammatory bowel disease patients using hurdle models: a cohort study. BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology, 16 (34). ISSN 2050-6511

Johnson, Winslow C. and Ordway, Alison J. and Watada, Masayoshi and Pruitt, Jonathan N. and Williams, Thomas M. and Rebeiz, Mark (2015) Genetic Changes to a Transcriptional Silencer Element Confers Phenotypic Diversity within and between Drosophila Species. PLoS Genetics, 11 (6). e1005279. ISSN 1553-7404

Johnstone, Barbara and Baumgardt, Daniel and Eberhardt, Maeve and Kiesling, Scott F. (2015) Pittsburgh Speech and Pittsburghese. De Gruyter, New York, United States. ISBN 1614512329, 9781614512325

Jones, Lynda (2015) Case classification of 2014 Lyme disease reports to the Allegheny County Health Department. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Joranson, Kate (2015) What is curiosity and can it be learned? In: What Does It Mean To Be Curious?, Pittsburgh, United States of America.

Julian, Megan M (2015) THE DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN ADOPTED FOLLOWING A SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL INTERVENTION IN AN INSTITUTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Julle-Danière, Églantine and Micheletta, Jérôme and Whitehouse, Jamie and Joly, Marine and Gass, Carolin and Burrows, Anne M. and Waller, Bridget M. (2015) MaqFACS (Macaque Facial Action Coding System) can be used to document facial movements in Barbary macaques (Macaca sylvanus). PeerJ, 3. e1248.

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KABUKCUOGLU, ZEYNEP SEFIKA (2015) ESSAYS IN INTERNATIONAL AND FINANCIAL ECONOMICS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

KELLY, LINDSEY (2015) Identification and functional characterization of STRN-ALK fusions as a therapeutic target in aggressive forms of thyroid cancer. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ka, Hyun and Ding, Dan (2015) Computer Access Technologies for Controlling Assistive Robotic Manipulators: Potentials and Challenges. Journal of Robotics & Automation, 2 (1).

Ka, Hyun and Ding, Dan and Cooper, Rory A (2015) ARoMA-V2: Assistive Robotic Manipulation Assistance with Computer Vision and Voice Recognition. In: The 9th Conference on Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of Korea, Nov. 5, 2015, Goyang, Gyounggi-do, Korea.

Kahn, Jeremy M. and Barnato, Amber E. and Lave, Judith R and Pike, Francis and Weissfeld, Lisa A and Le, Tri Q. and Angus, Derek C. (2015) A Comparison of Free-Standing versus Co-Located Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0139742. ISSN 1932-6203

Kalajainen, Amy (2015) Comparison of the Balance Error Scoring System and the NeuroCom Sensory Organization Test in healthy, physically active adults. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kalynchuk, Eve (2015) Understanding parental opinions on whole exome sequencing in the prenatal setting. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kamal, Ahmad (2015) The effect of reducing benefit plans on low-income patients seeking periodontal treatment at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Kamolpun, Somkiat (2015) The Impact of ASEAN Economic Integration on the Thai Higher Education Policy and Plan. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kana, Rajesh K. and Maximo, Jose O. and Williams, Diane L. and Keller, Timothy A. and Schipul, Sarah E. and Cherkassky, Vladimir L. and Minshew, Nancy J. and Just, Marcel Adam (2015) Aberrant functioning of the theory-of-mind network in children and adolescents with autism. Molecular Autism, 6 (59). ISSN 2040-2392

Kane, Larry and Nicholson, Joshua M. and Stell, Brandon and Teytelman, Lenny (2015) In broad daylight: Innovation and transparency in peer review. In: Open Access Week 2015 at Pitt/CMU, 15-19 Oct 2015, Pittsburgh, United States of America. (Unpublished)

Kane-Mainier, Stephanie (2015) HOW THE GENRE AND WORK OF POETRY ARE REPRESENTED BY TENTH GRADE LITERATURE ANTHOLOGIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kanemoto, Ray (2015) Incorporating Space and Play in the Study of Contemporary Contentious Politics: The Case of the Critical Mass Movement RK. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kang, Jae W. (2015) Three Essays on Information Economics. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kang, Jonghee (2015) MULTI-LAYERED CONSTRUCTION OF ELLIOTT CARTER’S VIOLIN CONCERTO, FIRST MOVEMENT, AND IMMERSED IN AN ETHEREAL BLUE LIGHT FOR CHAMBER ENSEMBLE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kansy, Benjamin A and Lin, Yan and Ding, Fei and Gibson, Sandra Poveda and Jie, Hyun-Bae and Ferris, Robert L. (2015) Anti-EGFR mAb cetuximab therapy increases T cell receptor (TCR) diversity in the peripheral blood and focuses TCR richness in the tumor microenvironment. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P73). ISSN 2051-1426

Kansy, Benjamin A and Srivastava, Raghvendra M. and Jie, Hyun-Bae and Shayan, Gulidanna and Lei, Yu and Li, Jing and Gooding, William and Brandau, Sven and Lang, Stephan and Schmitt, Nicole and Freeman, Gordon J and Clump, David A. and Ferris, Robert L. (2015) Level of PD-1 expression on CD8+ T cells influence prognosis and respond to PD-1 therapy in a murine model. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P228). ISSN 2051-1426

Karimi, Hassan A. and Hashemi, Mahdi (2015) Accessible Wayfinding Tesbed: Infrastructure and Components. In: 10th International Conference on Testbeds and Research Infrastructures for the Development of Networks & Communities, 24-25 Jun 2015, Vancouver, Canada.

Karimi, Hassan A. and Hashemi, Mahdi (2015) Accessible Wayfinding Testbed: Infrastructure and Components. EAI Endorsed Transactions on Cloud Systems, 1 (2).

Karimi, Hassan A. and Zgibor, Janice C. and Piatt, Gretchen A and Socharoentum, Monsak (2015) A Novel Wayfinding Service for Empowering Physical Activity. In: EAI International Conference on Smart Wearable Devices and IoT for Health and Wellbeing Applications (SWIT-Health 2015), 14 Oct 2015, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Karski, Melissa R and Leslie, Elizabeth and Neiswanger, Katherine and Kalra, Varun and Weinberg, Seth M (2015) THE INFLUENCE OF FGFR1 VARIANTS ON NORMAL HUMAN CRANIOFACIAL SHAPE. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kasemsuppakorn, Piyawan and Karimi, Hassan A. and Ding, Dan and OJEDA AGUILAR, ALEJANDRA MANOELA (2015) Understanding Route Choices for Wheelchair Navigation. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, 10 (3). pp. 198-210.

Kasemsuppakorn, Piyawan and Karimi, Hassan A. and Ding, Dan and Ojeda Aguilar, Alejandra Manoela (2015) Understanding Route Choices for Wheelchair Navigation. Disability and rehabilitation. Assistive technology, 10 (3). pp. 198-210. ISSN 1748-3107 (In Press)

Kashyap, Mahendra and Pore, Subrata and Wang, Zhou and Gingrich, Jeffrey and Yoshimura, Naoki and Tyagi, Pradeep (2015) Inflammasomes are important mediators of prostatic inflammation associated with BPH. Journal of Inflammation, 12 (37). ISSN 1476-9255

Kassem, Ahmed (2015) Anxiety symptoms, anxiolytic medications and cognitive impairment in older adults. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kato, Ryotaro and Pinsky, Michael R (2015) Where is the vascular waterfall in septic shock? F1000Research, 4 (1294). ISSN 2046-1402

Kavalieratos, Dio and Ernecoff, Natalie C. and Keim-Malpass, Jessica and Degenholtz, Howard B (2015) Knowledge, attitudes, and preferences of healthy young adults regarding advance care planning: a focus group study of university students in Pittsburgh, USA. BMC Public Health, 15 (197). ISSN 1471-2458

Kawamoto, Takuji and Geib, Steven J and Curran, Dennis P (2015) Radical Reactions of N-Heterocyclic Carbene Boranes with Organic Nitriles: Cyanation of NHC-Boranes and Reductive Decyanation of Malononitriles. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 137 (26). pp. 8617-8622. ISSN 1520-5126

Kear, Robin and Brenner, Aaron L. (2015) A Catalyst for Connections: A Collaborative Strategic Planning Process. In: Library 2.015 Worldwide Virtual Conference, October 20, 2015. (Unpublished)

Kearney, Mary F. and Anderson, Elizabeth M. and Coomer, Charles and Smith, Luke and Shao, Wei and Johnson, Nicholas and Kline, Christopher and Spindler, Jonathan and Mellors, John W. and Coffin, John M. and Ambrose, Zandrea (2015) Well-mixed plasma and tissue viral populations in RT-SHIV-infected macaques implies a lack of viral replication in the tissues during antiretroviral therapy. Retrovirology, 12 (93). ISSN 1742-4690

Kelly, Neil J (2015) Vascular Remodeling in Pulmonary Hypertension. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kelly, Susan (2015) Evaluation methods used in simulation: A survey of faculty and student perceptions in an undergraduate nursing program. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kessler, Aaron (2015) PRESERVICE SCIENCE TEACHERS’ CAPACITY TO PLAN USING TECHNOLOGY IN AN INTEGRATED TEACHER PREPARATION PROGRAM. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kessler, Lisa (2015) Resident-centered initiative and long-term-care services. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Ketterer, Ashley (2015) Veterans administration Pittsburgh healthcare system veterans engineering resource center: reducing readmissions through health systems engineering methodologies at the veterans health administration. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Khalbuss, Sarah (2015) Grassroots transnationalism: regional human rights organizing during the Egyptian revolution. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Khalil, Heba (2015) OPRM1 and COMT Gene-Gene Interaction Effects on the Inter-individual Variability in Postoperative Pain and Response to Opioids. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kilgour, Lauren and Mattern, Eleanor (2015) Distilling Jargon: A Case Study Examining the Efficacy of Government Information Visualizations. In: iConference 2015, March 24-27, 2015, Newport Beach, California.

Killian, Katrina (2015) The effect of perceptual weighting of binaural cues on perceived location. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, Dongha (2015) The use of confidence regions to determine objective criteria for analysis of single parameter histograms of mean fluorescence intensity. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, Hayeon (2015) COST EFFECTIVENESS ANALYSES OF RADIATION THERAPY TREATMENTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, Sang Woo and Fishilevich, Elane and Arango-Argoty, Gustavo and Lin, Yuefeng and Liu, Guodong and Li, Zhihua and Monaghan, A. Paula and Nichols, Mark and John, Bino (2015) Genome-Wide Transcript Profiling Reveals Novel Breast Cancer-Associated Intronic Sense RNAs. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0120296. ISSN 1932-6203

Kim, Sung-Min (2015) TOWARDS ORGANIZING AND RETRIEVING CLASSICAL MUSIC BASED ON FUNCTIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORDS (FRBR). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, SungHwan (2015) Statistical learning methods for multi-omics data integration in dimension reduction, supervised and unsupervised machine learning. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kim, SungHwan and Herazo-Maya, Jose D. and Kang, Dongwan D. and Juan-Guardela, Brenda M. and Tedrow, John and Martinez, Fernando J. and Sciurba, Frank C. and Tseng, George C. and Kaminski, Naftali (2015) Integrative phenotyping framework (iPF): integrative clustering of multiple omics data identifies novel lung disease subphenotypes. BMC Genomics, 16 (924). ISSN 1471-2164

Kim, Tae-Hoon and Tipper, David and Krishnamurthy, Prashant (2015) Improving the Performance of Multi-Hop Wireless Networks by Selective Transmission Power Control. Journal of Information Communication Convergence Engineering, 13 (1). pp. 7-14.

King, Abby C. and Salvo, Deborah and Banda, Jorge A. and Ahn, David K. and Gill, Thomas M. and Miller, Michael and Newman, Anne B. and Fielding, Roger A. and Siordia, Carlos and Moore, Spencer and Folta, Sara and Spring, Bonnie and Manini, Todd and Pahor, Marco (2015) An observational study identifying obese subgroups among older adults at increased risk of mobility disability: do perceptions of the neighborhood environment matter? International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 12 (157). ISSN 1479-5868

Kinsky, Suzanne M. (2015) Exploring lesbian health disparities: social and structural predictors of adiposity and the metabolic syndrome. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kirkwood, Caitlin (2015) THE ROLE OF NEURONAL CALCIUM SENSOR PROTEIN VILIP-1 IN Aβ-INDUCED NEURONAL DEATH IN ALZHEIMER DISEASE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kittenbrink, Rachel (2015) THE EFFECTS OF PEER TO PEER MAND TRAINING ON UNPROMPTED MAND FREQUENCY FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM AND INTELLECTUAL/ DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kocer Yumer, Bilge (2015) Experimental Study of Ionic Polymer Transducers: Characterization of Transient Response in Sensing. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Koch, Griffin/E. (2015) Translation ambiguity and individual differences in L2 vocabulary learning between mono- and bilinguals. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kocsis, Laura/S (2015) A Dehydrogenative Dehydro-Diels-Alder Reaction and its Application to Fluorescent Tools and Natural Product Synthesis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kodavatiganti, Hemasree (2015) Linking function to a disease classification for children with disability. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Koes, David and Pabon, Nicolas A. and Deng, Xiaoyi and Phillips, Margaret A. and Camacho, Carlos J. (2015) A Teach-Discover-Treat Application of ZincPharmer: An Online Interactive Pharmacophore Modeling and Virtual Screening Tool. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0134697. ISSN 1932-6203

Kohanbash, Gary and Shrivastav, Shruti and Ahn, Brian and Hou, Yafei and Costello, Joseph and Okada, Hideho (2015) IDH mutation-induced suppression of type-1 anti-glioma immune response. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P271). ISSN 2051-1426

Kolf, Catherine M. and Song, Lin and Helm, Jeannine and Tuan, Rocky (2015) Nascent osteoblast matrix inhibits osteogenesis of human mesenchymal stem cells in vitro. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 6 (258). ISSN 1757-6512

Komazec, Kristin (2015) Characteristics of reported Lyme disease cases in Allegheny County, 2014. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Kondo, Chiharu (2015) Early childhood development (ECD) programs as protective environments for children in emergencies: A case of daycare centers in Iwate, Japan during the 2011 earthquake and tsunami disaster. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kopania, Kathryn (2015) The role of dietary patterns in gylcemic control in youth with type 1 diabetes in Rwanda. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Koppes, Erik and Himes, Katherine P. and Chaillet, J Richard (2015) Partial Loss of Genomic Imprinting Reveals Important Roles for Kcnq1 and Peg10 Imprinted Domains in Placental Development. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0135202. ISSN 1932-6203

Kopterides, Petros and Kahn, Jeremy M. (2015) Histamine-2 receptor antagonists versus proton pump inhibitors for stress ulcer prophylaxis in the ICU. F1000Research, 4 (1291). ISSN 2046-1402

Koren, Gideon and Clark, Shannon and Hankins, Gary D V and Caritis, Steve N and Umans, Jason G and Miodovnik, Menachem and Mattison, Donald R and Matok, Ilan (2015) Maternal safety of the delayed-release doxylamine and pyridoxine combination for nausea and vomiting of pregnancy; a randomized placebo controlled trial. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 15 (59). ISSN 1471-2393

Korenoski, Amanda (2015) Getting patients from here to there: a collaboration of patient transportation and radiology departments to maximize efficiency. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Korytowski, Matthew James (2015) Effects of the Phase Locked Loop on the Stability of a Voltage Source Converter in a Weak Grid Environment. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Korzeniewski, A.J. (2015) Killing Turnus: A Reading of Aeneas, Man of Action. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Koski, Matthew (2015) The Evolutionary Ecology of Ultraviolet Floral Pigmentation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kotiloglou, Serhan and Lappas, Theodoros and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Repoussis, Panagiotis (2015) The Multi-Period Tourist Trip Design Problem with Time Windows. In: CORS-INFORMS, 14-17 Jun 2015, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Unpublished)

Kounev, Velin (2015) SECURE REAL-TIME SMART GRID COMMUNICATIONS: A MICROGRID PERSPECTIVE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kounev, Velin and Levesque, Martin and Tipper, David and Gomes, Teresa (2015) On Smart Grid Communications Reliability. In: 11th Design of Reliable Communication Networks Conference (DRCN 2015), March 24-17, Kansas City, MO.

Kounev, Velin and Tipper, David and Levesque, Martin and Grainger, Brandon Michael and McDermott, Thomas and Reed, Gregory (2015) A Microgrid Co-simulation Framework. In: IEEE Workshop on Modeling and Simulation of Cyber-Physical Energy Systems .

Kounev, Velin and Tipper, David and Yavuz, Attila and Grainger, Brandon Michael and Reed, Gregory (2015) A Secure Communication Architecture for Distributed Microgrid Control. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 6 (5). pp. 2484-2492. ISSN 1949-3053

Kramzer, Lindsay (2015) PREFORMULATION AND BIOLOGICAL EVALUATIONS FOR THE INTRAVAGINAL DELIVERY OF GRIFFITHSIN FOR HIV PREVENTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Kreisler, Alison (2015) HINDBRAIN NEURAL TRACKING AND CONTROL OF FOOD INTAKE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Krishnamurthy, Prashant (2015) Technologies for Positioning in Indoor Areas. In: Indoor Wayfinding and Navigation. CRC Press, pp. 35-51. ISBN UNSPECIFIED

Kulig, Shannon (2015) What were the elites doing? understanding Late Classic elite practices at Lower Dover, Belize. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kumar, Supriya and Piper, Kaitlin and Galloway, David D. and Hadler, James L. and Grefenstette, John J. (2015) Is population structure sufficient to generate area-level inequalities in influenza rates? An examination using agent-based models. BMC Public Health, 15 (947). ISSN 1471-2458

Kuntz, Jessica / B. (2015) Samaritans and Patrons: The long road to civil society in Bosnia & Herzegovina. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kuo, Szu Yu Susan (2015) Community Functioning and Cognitive Performance in Schizophrenia: The Nature of the Relationship. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kwak, Daniel H (2015) MS Thesis (ETD) Dan Kwak. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Kwoh, C. Kent and Vina, Ernest R. and Cloonan, Yona K. and Hannon, Michael J. and Boudreau, Robert M. and Ibrahim, Said A. (2015) Determinants of patient preferences for total knee replacement: African-Americans and whites. Arthritis Research & Therapy, 17 (348). ISSN 1478-6362

Kyrtsos, Christina Rose and Baras, John S. (2015) Modeling the Role of the Glymphatic Pathway and Cerebral Blood Vessel Properties in Alzheimer’s Disease Pathogenesis. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0139574. ISSN 1932-6203

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LAZAR, HILLARY (2015) AT THE HEART OF THE REVOLUTION: POLITICAL LOVE AS PARADIGM SHIFT. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

LEATHERS, MARVIN/L (2015) REPRESENTATION OF VALUE AND SALIENCE IN THE PRIMATE BRAIN. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

LI, JUNYI (2015) Effect of Ovariectomy, Estrogen and Cholinergic Input on Aromatase in Different Brain Regions. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

LI, QIUYAN (2015) CNT-Polyimide Nanocomposite Piezoresistive Thin Film Devices for Strain and Pressure Measurement. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

LI, ZHUOQUN (2015) Investigation of the Minor-Element Effects on the Oxidation Behavior of γ-NI + γ’-NI3AL Alloys. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

LI, ZICHANG (2015) Development of Wellbore Simulator for Better Understanding Oil Well Cement Behavior and Gas Migration during Early Gelation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

LYMAN, DANIELLE (2015) FEMALE BODY TYPES CLASSIFED BY WAIST-TO-HIP AND REGIONAL FAT DISTRIBUTION RATIOS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Labilloy, Anatália (2015) Signaling pathways in cell models of Fabry disease nephropathy. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Laemmle, Lillian (2015) POLYCISTRONIC HSV VECTORS FOR THE DIFFERENTIATION OF EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS TOWARD A CARDIAC LINEAGE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lambore, Rohan (2015) Ethnic conflict and the journey to peace: a comparative analysis of Macedonia (FYROM) and Kashmir. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Landes, David Benjamin (2015) THE ATTENTION SITUATION: A RHETORICAL THEORY OF ATTENTION FOR MEDIATED COMMUNICATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Landis-Lewis, Zach and Brehaut, Jamie C and Hochheiser, Harry and Douglas, Gerald P and Jacobson, Rebecca S. (2015) Computer-supported feedback message tailoring: theory-informed adaptation of clinical audit and feedback for learning and behavior change. Implementation Science, 10 (12). ISSN 1748-5908

Lange-Maia, Brittney (2015) Peripheral nervous system function, physical activity and physical fitness in older adults. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Langhans, Mark (2015) Wdpcp Affects Skeletogenesis via the Hedgehog Pathway. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Langmead, Alison (2015) The History of Archival Education in America: What's Next? In: Archival Research and Education: Selected Papers from the 2014 AERI Conference. Archives, Archivists, and Society (7). Litwin Books, Sacramento, CA, pp. 273-314. ISBN 978-1-63400-020-8

Langmead, Alison and Byers, Dan and Morton, Cynthia (2015) Curatorial Practice as Production of Visual and Spatial Knowledge: Panelists Respond. Contemporaneity: Historical Presence in Visual Culture, 4 (1). pp. 158-163. ISSN 2153-5914

Lariviere, Andrew (2015) LEAF SALICYLIC ACID CONCENTRATION AND INSECT HERBIVORY. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lash, Melissa (2015) Non-Brownian Particle Self-Assembly for Hierarchical Materials Development. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lavin, Sarah M. (2015) ESTIMATING THE LIMITS OF INFILTRATION IN THE URBAN APPALCHIAN PLATEAU. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lawrence, Chad (2015) ATM copy number loss as a biomarker for radioresistance in urothelial bladder cancer cell lines. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

LeCroy, Kathryn A. (2015) FLORAL COLOR ASSEMBLY OF SERPENTINE SEEP COMMUNITIES IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, USA. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lea, Dawn E. (2015) MEDICATION DISCREPANCIES ASSOCIATED WITH DIABETES MELLITUS IN COMMUNITY DWELLING PRIMARY CARE OLDER ADULTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lee, Dae-Hee and Zhang, Ying and Kassam, Amin B. and Park, Myung-Jin and Gardner, Paul and Prevedello, Daniel and Henry, Stephanie and Horbinski, Craig and Beumer, Jan and Tawbi, Hussein and Williams, Brian J. and Shaffrey, Mark E. and Egorin, Merrill J and Abounader, Roger and Park, Deric M. (2015) Combined PDGFR and HDAC Inhibition Overcomes PTEN Disruption in Chordoma. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0134426. ISSN 1932-6203

Lee, Jisue and Ahn, Jae-wook and Oh, Jung Sun and Ryu, Hohyon (2015) Mysterious Influential Users in Political Communication on Twitter: Users’ Occupation Information and Its Impact on Retweetability. In: iConference 2015, March 24-27, 2015, Newport Beach, California.

Lee, Kisung and Liu, Ling and Palanisamy, Balaji and Yigitoglu, Emre (2015) Road Network-Aware Spatial Alarms. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing. ISSN 1536-1233 (In Press)

Lee, Pei-Ju (2015) EFFICIENT INFORMATION INTEGRATION SYSTEM FOR TEMPORAL AND SPATIAL DATA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Leininger, Michele A (2015) From Librarian to Proficient Manager: The Journey of Public Library Front-Line Managers. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Leins Dvorchak, Jesse (2015) INCREASING SECONDARY TEACHERS’ USE OF PRAISE WITH VIDEO PERFORMANCE FEEDBACK. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lenna, Stefania and Assassi, Shervin and Farina, G. Alessandra and Mantero, Julio C. and Scorza, Raffaella and Lafyatis, Robert and Farber, Harrison W. and Trojanowska, Maria (2015) The HLA-B*35 allele modulates ER stress, inflammation and proliferation in PBMCs from Limited Cutaneous Systemic Sclerosis patients. Arthritis Research & Therapy, 17 (363). ISSN 1478-6362

Lennemann, Nicholas J. and Coyne, Carolyn B (2015) Catch Me If You Can: The Link between Autophagy and Viruses. PLoS Pathogens, 11 (3). e1004685. ISSN 1553-7374

Levesque, Martin and Tipper, David (2015) Improving PTP Synchronization Accuracy Under Asymmetric Delay Conditions. Proceedings of International IEEE Symposium on Precision Clock Synchronization for Measurement and Communication (ISPCS 2015). pp. 88-93.

Levesque, Martin and Tipper, David (2015) ptp++: A Precision Time Protocol Simulation Model for OMNeT++/INET. Proceedings of OMNeT++ Community Summit 2015.

Lewis, Patrick (2015) Modular Multilevel Converter Based High Voltage DC Protection. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Bihui (2015) MOVING BEYOND “THEORY T”: THE CASE OF QUANTUM FIELD THEORY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Bingshan and Wei, Qiang and Zhan, Xiaowei and Zhong, Xue and Chen, Wei and Li, Chun and Haines, Jonathan (2015) Leveraging Identity-by-Descent for Accurate Genotype Inference in Family Sequencing Data. PLoS Genetics, 11 (6). e1005271. ISSN 1553-7404

Li, Jie (2015) THE INFLUENCE OF MISSPECIFICATION OF BETWEEN-SUBJECT AND WITHIN-SUBJECT COVARIANCE STRUCTURES IN HIERARCHICAL GROWTH MODELS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Jing and Srivastava, Raghvendra M. and Ettyreddy, Abhinav and Ferris, Robert L. (2015) Cetuximab ameliorates suppressive phenotypes of myeloid antigen presenting cells in head and neck cancer patients. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (54). ISSN 2051-1426

Li, Lei and He, Daqing and Jeng, Wei and Goodwin, Spencer and Zhang, Chengzhi (2015) Answer Quality Characteristics and Prediction on an Academic Q&A Site: A Case Study on ResearchGate. In: WWW’15 Companion.

Li, Li and Hamzeh, Nabeel and Gillespie, May and Elliott, Jill and Wang, Jieru and Gottschall, Eva Brigitte and Mroz, Peggy M and Maier, Lisa A (2015) Beryllium Increases the CD14dimCD16+ Subset in the Lung of Chronic Beryllium Disease. PloS one, 10 (2). e0117276. ISSN 1932-6203

Li, Liangyue and Tong, Hanghang and Cao, Nan and Ehrlich, Kate and Lin, Yu-Ru and Buchler, Norbou (2015) Replacing the Irreplaceable: Fast Algorithms for Team Member Recommendation. In: Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on World Wide Web ({WWW} 2015).

Li, Min and Yang, Zuolong and Vollmer, Laura L. and Gao, Ying and Fu, Yuanyuan and Liu, Cui and Chen, Xiaoyun and Liu, Peiqing and Vogt, Andreas and Yin, Xiao-Ming (2015) AMDE-1 Is a Dual Function Chemical for Autophagy Activation and Inhibition. PLoS ONE, 10 (4). e0122083. ISSN 1932-6203

Li, Mingshan (2015) Ultrafast Optical Devices for Photonic Integrated Circuit Applications. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Shuang (2015) Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Vulnerability and Resilience to Noise-Induced Tinnitus. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Xiaoxue (2015) Time varying coefficient model for gap times in ecological momentary assessment data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Xuan (2015) Statistical analysis of infectious disease data on networks. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Li, Zhen (2015) Deriving an insulin resistance syndrome score in youth with Type I Diabetes Mellitus based on clinical risk factors. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Liang, Rongjie (2015) Piezoelectric Pressure Sensors Based On Flexible PZT Thick-Film Composite Device. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Liang, Xiaoyan and Wang, Wenqian and Li, Guanqiao and Zhang, Xiaokui and Jankovic, Vladimir and Herzberg, Uri and Hofgartner, Wolfgang and Lotze, Michael T. (2015) Efficacy of adoptive transfer of expanded fetal liver-derived precursor syngeneic and allogeneic murine NK cells against solid tumors. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3. P30. ISSN 2051-1426

Liang, Zhan (2015) Effect of Music Intervention during Weaning Trials in a Long Term Acute Care Hospital – A 6 Day Prospective Randomized Crossover Trial. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liao, Serena and Hartmaier, Ryan J. and McGuire, Kandace P. and Puhalla, Shannon L. and Luthra, Soumya and Chandran, Uma R. and Ma, Tianzhou and Bhargava, Rohit and Modugno, Francesmary and Davidson, Nancy E. and Benz, Steve and Lee, Adrian V. and Tseng, George C. and Oesterreich, Steffi (2015) The molecular landscape of premenopausal breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research, 17 (104). ISSN 1465-542X

Liao, Xiangyun and Yuan, Zhiyong and Lai, Qianfeng and Guo, Jiaxiang and Zheng, Qi and Yu, Sijiao and Tong, Qianqian and Si, Weixin and Sun, Mingui (2015) Modeling and Predicting Tissue Movement and Deformation for High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Therapy. PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0127873. ISSN 1932-6203

Lim, Crystal (2015) A Proposed Ethical Framework for the Psychosocial Evaluation of the Living Kidney Donor. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lim , Crystal (2015) The Influence of Illness Burden and Social Support on the Completion of Kidney Transplant Evaluation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lin, Hao-Li (2015) Vanua as Environment: Conservation, Farming, and Development in Waitabu, Fiji. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lin, Hui-Min (2015) Behavior of statistics for genetic association in a genome-wide scan context. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lin, Yi-Ling and Trattner , Christoph and Brusilovsky, Peter and He, Daqing (2015) The impact of image descriptions on user tagging behavior: A study of the nature and functionality of crowdsourced tags. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 66 (9). pp. 1785-1798. ISSN 23301635

Lin, Yu-Ru and Margolin, Drew and Lazer, David (2015) Uncovering Social Semantics From Textual Traces: A Theory-Driven Approach and Evidence From Public Statements of U.S. Members of Congress. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST) .

Lipschultz, Michael (2015) Adapting the scheduling of illustrations and graphs to learners in conceptual physics tutoring. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liu, Chang and Chikina, Maria D. and Workman, Creg J and Vignali, Dario AA (2015) Remodulation of the tumor microenvironment by regulatory T cells. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P409). ISSN 2051-1426

Liu, Delong and Sun, Weijing and Hou, Jingzhou and Yuan, Ruirong and Li, Zihai (2015) Pass quantity, focus on quality. Journal of Hematology & Oncology, 8 (27). ISSN 1756-8722

Liu, Lifeng / LL (2015) Two Nonlinear Lattice Problems in Materials. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liu, Qing (2015) Dynamic prediction models for data with competing risks. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Liu, Xuan L. and Gheno, Thomas and Lindahl, Bonnie B. and Lindwall, Greta and Gleeson, Brian and Liu, Zi-Kui (2015) First-Principles Calculations, Experimental Study, and Thermodynamic Modeling of the Al-Co-Cr System. PLoS ONE, 10 (4). e0121386. ISSN 1932-6203

Liu, Zhen (2015) BEYOND STANDARD MODEL PHYSICS AT CURRENT AND FUTURE COLLIDERS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Livengood, Heather (2015) Exploring Participation in Individuals with Glaucoma. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Loepp, Eric (2015) CONFLICTING CUES: THE ROLE OF RACE, GENDER, AND POLICY INFORMATION IN PRIMARY ELECTIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Logan, Greg J. and Dabbs, David J. and Lucas, Peter C. and Jankowitz, Rachel C. and Brown, Daniel D. and Clark, Beth Z. and Oesterreich, Steffi and McAuliffe, Priscilla F. (2015) Molecular drivers of lobular carcinoma in situ. Breast Cancer Research, 17 (76). ISSN 1465-542X

Loghmanpour, Natasha A. and Kanwar, Manreet K. and Druzdzel, Marek J. and Benza, Raymond L. and Murali, Srinivas and Antaki, James F. (2015) A New Bayesian Network-Based Risk Stratification Model for Prediction of Short-Term and Long-Term LVAD Mortality. ASAIO Journal, 61 (3). pp. 313-323. ISSN 1058-2916

Londono, Ricardo (2015) Mechanisms of Biomaterial-Mediated Cardiac and Esophageal Repair. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Long, Georgina V and Dummer, Reinhard and Ribas, Antoni and Puzanov, Igor and Michielin, Olivier and VanderWalde, Ari and Andtbacka, Robert HI and Cebon, Jonathan and Fernandez, Eugenio and Malvehy, Josep and Olszanski, Anthony J and Gajewski, Thomas F and Kirkwood, John M. and Kuznetsova, Olga and Chen, Lisa and Kaufman, David R and Chou, Jeffrey and Hodi, F Stephen (2015) A Phase I/III, multicenter, open-label trial of talimogene laherparepvec (T-VEC) in combination with pembrolizumab for the treatment of unresected, stage IIIb-IV melanoma (MASTERKEY-265). Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P181). ISSN 2051-1426

Long, Xuelian (2015) Location-Based Social Networks: Latent Topics Mining and Hybrid Trust-Based Recommendation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lopa, Samia (2015) Inference on quantile residual life for length-biased survival data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lopez, Claudia and Lin, Yu-Ru and Farzan, Rosta (2015) What Makes Hyper-Local Online Discussion Forums Sustainable? In: Proceedings of 48th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences ({HICSS} 2015).

Lopez Pineda, Arturo (2015) BAYESIAN FRAMEWORKS FOR PARSIMONIOUS MODELING OF MOLECULAR CANCER DATA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lopresti, Courtney (2015) INVOLVMENT OF THE CEREBELLUM IN VERABL WORKING MEMORY AND PHONOLOGICAL JUDGMENT: EVIDENCE FOR A ROLE IN PREDICTIVE PHONOLOGICAL CODING. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Loretto, Adam (2015) How Sponsors Influence Students' Writing Practices in an Eighth Grade English Language Arts Classroom. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lu, Junfeng and Li, Jin’e and Liu, Yali and Ren, Shan and Cao, Zhenhuan and Jin, Yi and Ma, Lina and Shen, Chengli and Chen, Xinyue (2015) Study on Post-Treatment Relapse in HBeAg Positive CHB Patients. PLoS ONE, 10 (11). e0141072. ISSN 1932-6203

Lu, Songjian and Lu, Kevin N. and Cheng, Shi-Yuan and Hu, Bo and Ma, Xiaojun and Nystrom, Nicholas and Lu, Xinghua (2015) Identifying Driver Genomic Alterations in Cancers by Searching Minimum-Weight, Mutually Exclusive Sets. PLoS Computational Biology, 11 (8). e1004257. ISSN 1553-7358

Lu, Yihan and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) Real-Time Sidewalk Slope Calculation through Integration of GPS Trajectory and Image Data to Assist People with Disabilities in Navigation. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 4 (2). pp. 741-753.

Ludwig, Elizabeth (2015) THE EFFECT OF STUDENTS’ GENDER ON PRESCHOOL TEACHERS’ MATHEMATIC INTERACTIONS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Luiza, John W and Gallaher, Marcia J and Powers, Robert W (2015) Urinary cortisol and depression in early pregnancy: role of adiposity and race. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 15 (30). ISSN 1471-2393

Luo, Xunda and Cideciyan, Artur V. and Iannaccone, Alessandro and Roman, Alejandro J. and Ditta, Lauren C. and Jennings, Barbara J. and Yatsenko, Svetlana A. and Sheplock, Rebecca and Sumaroka, Alexander and Swider, Malgorzata and Schwartz, Sharon B. and Wissinger, Bernd and Kohl, Susanne and Jacobson, Samuel G. (2015) Blue Cone Monochromacy: Visual Function and Efficacy Outcome Measures for Clinical Trials. PLoS ONE, 10 (4). e0125700. ISSN 1932-6203

Lupinska-Dubicka, Anna and Druzdzel, Marek J. (2015) Modeling dynamic processes with memory by higher order temporal models. In: Foundations of Biomedical Knowledge Representation: Methods and Applications. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) (9521). Springer Verlag, Switzerland, pp. 219-232. ISBN 978-3-319-28006-6, 978-3-319-28007-3

Lutz., Bradley (2015) Determination of the Initiation and Propagation Mechanism of Fireside Corrosion. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Lynch, Gavin (2015) Theta activity during REM and NREM sleep and predicting fear learning outcomes. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Lyon, L and Brenner, Aaron L. (2015) Bridging the Data Talent Gap – positioning the iSchool as an Agent for Change. International Journal of Digital Curation, 10 (1). pp. 111-122.

Lyon, L and Mattern, Eleanor and Acker, Amelia and Langmead, Alison (2015) Applying Translational Principles to Data Science Curriculum Development. In: iPres 2015, November 2-6, 2015, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

liu, guoqing (2015) On the steady states of thin film equations. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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Ma, Shifan (2015) Chemogenomics Knowledgebase and Targethunter for Polypharmacology Analysis of A Traditional Chinese Herbal Formula, "Sini Decoction". Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Mace, Zachary S. (2015) THE PERMISSIBILITY OF SUICIDE IN LIGHT OF THE RIGHT TO REFUSE TREATMENT. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Maciel Jr., Milton and Cruz, Fábia da Silva Pereira and Cordeiro, Marli Tenório and da Motta, Márcia Archer and de Melo Cassemiro, Klécia Marília Soares and de Cássia Carvalho Maia, Rita and de Figueiredo, Regina Célia Bressan Queiroz and Galler, Ricardo and da Silva Freire, Marcos and August, Joseph Thomas and Marques, Ernesto T. A. and Dhalia, Rafael (2015) A DNA Vaccine against Yellow Fever Virus: Development and Evaluation. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 9 (4). e0003693. ISSN 1935-2735

Macke, Ryan A and Schuchert, Mathew J. and Odell, David D and Wilson, David O and Luketich, James D. and Landreneau, Rodney J. (2015) Parenchymal preserving anatomic resections result in less pulmonary function loss in patients with Stage I non-small cell lung cancer. Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 10 (49). ISSN 1749-8090

Maddah, Rakan (2015) A DATA AWARE APPROACH TO SALVAGE THE ENDURANCE OF PHASE-CHANGE MEMORY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Madison, Michael J. (2015) Leading New Lawyers: Leadership and Legal Education. (Unpublished)

Madison, Michael J. (2015) Preparing for Service: A Template for 21st Century Legal Education. Working Paper. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Madison, Michael J. and Dangel, Stephanie A. (2015) Innovators, Esq.: Training the Next Generation of Lawyer Social Entrepreneurs. UMKC Law Review, 83 (4). pp. 967-989. ISSN 0047-7575

Mahoney, Maria (2015) FAMILY BACKGROUND, TEACHER-CHILD INTERACTIONS, AND ACHIEVEMENT GROWTH IN PRESCHOOL, EVIDENCE FROM THE 2001-2003 NCEDL DATA. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Makam, Ranjit (2015) Routine immunizations in Nigeria: How the techies can help in mass immunizations and polio eradication. A novel solution developed from experiences gained through practicum and public health course. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Makaremi, Meysam (2015) Atomistic Simulations and Computations of Clay Minerals at Geologic Carbon Sequestration Conditions. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Malinowski, Daniel (2015) “You sing, you / who also / wants:” Charles Olson, Harryette Mullen, and the representation of political communities in 20th century avant-garde American poetry. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Malki, Amer and Weiss, Martin B.H. (2015) Ex-post Enforcement in Cooperative Spectrum Sharing: A case study of the 1695 - 1710 MHz band. In: Telecommunications Policy Research Conference, 25-27 September 2015, Arlington, VA.

Malkin, Alexander D. and Sheehan, Robert P. and Mathew, Shibin and Federspiel, William J. and Redl, Heinz and Clermont, Gilles (2015) A Neutrophil Phenotype Model for Extracorporeal Treatment of Sepsis. PLoS Computational Biology, 11 (10). e1004314. ISSN 1553-7358

Mamonova, Tatyana and Zhang, Qiangmin and Khajeh, Jahan Ali and Bu, Zimei and Bisello, Alessandro and Friedman, Peter A. (2015) Canonical and Noncanonical Sites Determine NPT2A Binding Selectivity to NHERF1 PDZ1. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0129554. ISSN 1932-6203

Mancini, Cecilia and Orsi, Laura and Guo, Yiran and Li, Jiankang and Chen, Yulan and Wang, Fengxiang and Tian, Lifeng and Liu, Xuanzhu and Zhang, Jianguo and Jiang, Hui and Nmezi, Bruce Shike and Tatsuta, Takashi and Caglio, Maria Marcella and Balducci, Alessandro and Pinessi, Lorenzo and Langer, Thomas and Padiath, Quasar S and Hakonarson, Hakon and Zhang, Xiuqing and Brusco, Alfredo (2015) An atypical form of AOA2 with myoclonus associated with mutations in SETX and AFG3L2. BMC Medical Genetics, 16 (16). ISSN 1471-2350

Mandell, Darcy (2015) SOMATIC AWARENESS IN ANXIOUS YOUTH: RELATING TRAIT AND SITUATIONAL SYMPTOMS TO NEURAL MECHANISMS OF THREAT-PROCESSING. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Manelis, Anna and Chase, Henry W. and Greenberg, Tsafrir and Stiffler, Richelle and Lockovich, Jeanette C and Aslam, Haris and Phillips, Mary L. (2015) Inter-regional connectivity within the win/loss anticipation network in depressed individuals with bipolar disorder, in depressed individuals with major depressive disorder and healthy controls. In: 70th Society of Biological Psychiatry Annual Meeting 2015, 14–16 May 2015, Toronto, Canada.

Mannava, Rashee G (2015) The Relationship Between Periodontal Disease and Obesity: A 5 Year Review. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Marek, Scott and Hwang, Kai and Foran, William and Hallquist, Michael N. and Luna, Beatriz (2015) The Contribution of Network Organization and Integration to the Development of Cognitive Control. PLoS Biology, 13 (12). e1002328. ISSN 1545-7885

Margolin, Drew and Goodman, Sasha and Keegan, Brian and Lin, Yu-Ru and Lazer, David (2015) Wiki-Worthy: Collective Judgment of Candidate Notability. Information, Communication and Society, 19 (8). pp. 1029-1045.

Margolin, Drew and Liao, David and Lin, Yu-Ru (2015) Conversing in Reflective Glory: A Systematic Study Using National Football League Games. In: Proceedings of the 9th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media ({ICWSM} 2015).

Marino, Rebecca B. and Kingsley, Lawrence A. and Hussain, Shehnaz K and Bream, Jay H. and Penogonda, Sudhir and Duggal, Priya and Martinson, Jeremy J (2015) Lipid levels in HIV-positive men receiving anti-retroviral therapy are not associated with copy number variation of reverse cholesterol transport pathway genes. BMC Research Notes, 8 (697). ISSN 1756-0500

Markus, Amos and Lebenthal-Loinger, Ilana and Yang, In Hong and Kinchington, Paul R. and Goldstein, Ronald S. (2015) An In Vitro Model of Latency and Reactivation of Varicella Zoster Virus in Human Stem Cell-Derived Neurons. PLoS Pathogens, 11 (6). e1004885. ISSN 1553-7374

Maroon, Joseph C and Winkelman, Robert and Bost, Jeffrey and Amos, Austin and Mathyssek, Christina and Miele, Vincent (2015) Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in contact sports: a systematic review of all reported pathological cases. PloS one, 10 (2). e0117338. ISSN 1932-6203

Marron, Megan (2015) Cross-validation in group-based latent trajectory modeling when assuming a censored normal model. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Marsh, Jane W. and Krauland, Mary G. and Nelson, Jemma S. and Schlackman, Jessica L. and Brooks, Anthony M. and Pasculle, A. William and Shutt, Kathleen A. and Doi, Yohei and Querry, Ashley M. and Muto, Carlene A. and Harrison, Lee H. (2015) Genomic Epidemiology of an Endoscope-Associated Outbreak of Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase (KPC)-Producing K. pneumoniae. PLoS ONE, 10 (12). e0144310. ISSN 1932-6203

Marshall, Brandon (2015) Evaluation of an Electronic Pressure Sensor for Tibio-Femoral Contact Pressure Measurement. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Marshall, Lynne (2015) Environmental risk factors for autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Marshman, Emily (2015) Improving the Quantum Mechanics Content Knowledge and Pedagogical Content Knowledge of Physics Graduate Students. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Martin, Katherine I. (2015) L1 Impacts on L2 Component Reading Skills, Word Skills, and Overall Reading Achievement. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Martinez, Alicia (2015) Evaluation of genetic counseling services offered in a Huntington disease clinic. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Martiny, Theodore (2015) The 3n+1 Problem: Scope, History and Results. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Matsumura, Lindsay Clare and Bickel , D.B. and Berstein-Danis, T. (2015) Clear goal, clear results: Content-Focused Coaching supports learning for everyone – including coaches. Journal of Staff Development, 36 (1). pp. 34-39. ISSN 0276-928X

Matsumura, Lindsay Clare and Correnti, Richard and Wang, Elaine (2015) Classroom Writing Tasks and Students' Analytic Text-Based Writing. Reading Research Quarterly, 50 (4). pp. 417-438. ISSN 0034-0553

Matsumura, Lindsay Clare and Garnier, H.E. (2015) Embedding discursive teaching in the practice of a large school district. In: Socializing Intelligence Through Academic Talk and Dialogue. American Educational Research Association, Washington, DC, pp. 415-428. ISBN 978-0-935302-40-0

Matsumura, Lindsay Clare and Gomez, Zywica (2015) Media literacies as pivots for “opening up” the figured world of English Language Arts. International Journal of Learning and Media. ISSN 1943-6068 (In Press)

Mattern, Eleanor (2015) Finding Support for Research Data Management (RDM) at the ULS. In: Faculty Wine & Cheese, September 29, 2015, Hillman Library.

Mattern, Eleanor (2015) An Introduction to Omeka. In: ULS/iSchool Digital Scholarship Workshop Lecture & Series, Hillman Library, University of Pittsburgh. (Unpublished)

Mattern, Eleanor (2015) The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission and the Papers of the Harmony Society: An Acquisition, a Five-Decade Loan, and Recovery. Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies, 82 (4). pp. 516-535.

Mattern, Eleanor (2015) A Six-Stage Process For Recovery Of Public Records: Replevin And The State Of North Carolina. Archival Science. ISSN 1389-0166

Mattern, Eleanor (2015) The ULS and YOUR Research: Supporting You From Information to Insight. In: Faculty Wine & Cheese, September 29, 2015, Hillman Library.

Mattern, Eleanor and Brenner, Aaron L. (2015) Research Data Management Service Delivery Model for the ULS. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Mattern, Eleanor and Jeng, Wei and He, Daqing and Lyon, L and Brenner, Aaron L. (2015) Using Participatory Design and Visual Narrative Inquiry to Investigate Researchers’ Data Challenges and Recommendations for Library Research Data Services. Program, 49 (4). pp. 408-423.

Mattern, Eleanor and Jeng, Wei and Lyon, L and He, Daqing and Brenner, Aaron L. (2015) Visualising the research process: a participatory design study for developing research data management library services. In: International Digital Curation Conference, 9-10 February 2015, London.

Mattock, Lindsay K and Mattern, Eleanor (2015) Looking at Archives in Cinema: Recent Representations of Records in Motion Pictures. In: Archival Research and Education: Selected Papers from the 2014 AERI Conference,. Litwin Books, Sacramento. ISBN UNSPECIFIED

Matute Castro, Arturo (2015) Idas de escritura: exilio y diáspora literaria cubana (1980 – 2010). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mayo, J. Patrick and Cohen, Marlene R. and Maunsell, John H. R. (2015) A Refined Neuronal Population Measure of Visual Attention. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0136570. ISSN 1932-6203

McCormick, Joseph (2015) SECONDARY TO POSTSECONDARY NEXUS: AN EXPLORATION OF THE IMPACT OF SECONDARY EDUCATION ON POSTSECONDARY RESULTS THROUGH KNOWLEDGE FOR COLLEGE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

McGonagle, Scott (2015) Effectiveness of trap-spay/neuter-return programs on free-roaming cats as a form of rabies prevention. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

McGowan, Ian and Anton, Peter A and Elliott, Julie and Cranston, Ross D and Duffill, Kathryn and Althouse, Andrew and Hawkins, Kevin L. and De Rosa, Stephen C. (2015) Exploring the Feasibility of Multi-Site Flow Cytometric Processing of Gut Associated Lymphoid Tissue with Centralized Data Analysis for Multi-Site Clinical Trials. PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0126454. ISSN 1932-6203

McGowan, Ian and Cranston, Ross D and Duffill, Kathryn and Siegel, Aaron and Engstrom, Jarret C. and Nikiforov, Alexyi and Jacobson, Cindy and Rehman, Khaja K. and Elliott, Julie and Khanukhova, Elena and Abebe, Kaleab Z. and Mauck, Christine and Spiegel, Hans M. L. and Dezzutti, Charlene S. and Rohan, Lisa C. and Marzinke, Mark A. and Hiruy, Hiwot and Hendrix, Craig W. and Richardson-Harman, Nicola and Anton, Peter A (2015) A Phase 1 Randomized, Open Label, Rectal Safety, Acceptability, Pharmacokinetic, and Pharmacodynamic Study of Three Formulations of Tenofovir 1% Gel (the CHARM-01 Study). PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0125363. ISSN 1932-6203

McGrath, Erin C. (2015) Dynamics of Constitutionalism Between Democracy and Authoritarianism as a Complex Adaptive System. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

McIlvried, Lisa (2015) IDENTIFICATION OF FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO THE INITIATION OF MIGRAINE: THE IMPACT OF SEX-, STRESS-, AND SYMPATHETIC-DEPENDENT CHANGES IN THE DURA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

McIntosh, Briana (2015) An evaluation study of a breast health program for incarcerated women. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Meade, Jonathan and Bartlow, Patrick and Trivedi, Ram Narayan and Akhtar, Parvez and Ataai, Mohammad M and Khan, Saleem A and Domach, Michael M (2015) Effect of plasmid replication deregulation via inc mutations on E. coli proteome & simple flux model analysis. Microbial Cell Factories, 14 (31). ISSN 1475-2859

Meehan, Terence (2015) COMPULSORY EDUCATION LAW REFORM IN PENNSYLVANIA: REDEFINING COMPULSORY SCHOOL AGE IN PENNSYLVANIA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mehta, Kathan and Appleman, Leonard and Wang, Hong and Tarhini, Ahmad A. and Parikh, Rahul (2015) Impact of annual hospital volume of high dose interleukin-2 infusions on in-patient mortality in patients with melanoma and renal cell carcinoma. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P234). ISSN 2051-1426

Meier, Inga (2015) Deconstructing "The Abyss of the Future:" Theatre, Performance, and Holes in the Discourse of 9/11. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Meindl, George (2015) ECOLOGICAL AND EVOLUTIONARY CONSEQUENCES OF PLANT GROWTH ON SERPENTINE SOIL: EFFECTS OF SOIL METALS ON PLANT MORPHOLOGY, METAL ACCUMULATION, PLANT-POLLINATOR INTERACTIONS, AND POLLEN-PISTIL INTERACTIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Menon, Prahlad G and Hong, Haifa (2015) Interactive pre-surgical design of optimal extra-cardiac Fontan connections starting with cardiac MRI reconstructions of the Glenn anastomosis. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. ISSN 1532-429X

Merling, Everett (2015) Synthesis and Reactions of Heterosubstituted N-Heterocyclic Carbene-Boranes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mersha, Mahlet D. and Patel, Bansri M. and Patel, Dipen and Richardson, Brittany N. and Dhillon, Harbinder S. (2015) Effects of BPA and BPS exposure limited to early embryogenesis persist to impair non-associative learning in adults. Behavioral and Brain Functions, 11 (27). ISSN 1744-9081

Messinger, Daniel S. and Young, Gregory S. and Webb, Sara Jane and Ozonoff, Sally and Bryson, Susan E. and Carter, Alice and Carver, Leslie and Charman, Tony and Chawarska, Katarzyna and Curtin, Suzanne and Dobkins, Karen and Hertz-Picciotto, Irva and Hutman, Ted and Iverson, Jana M. and Landa, Rebecca and Nelson, Charles A. and Stone, Wendy L. and Tager-Flusberg, Helen and Zwaigenbaum, Lonnie (2015) Early sex differences are not autism-specific: A Baby Siblings Research Consortium (BSRC) study. Molecular Autism, 6 (32). ISSN 2040-2392

Meyers, Joseph (2015) The Schwinger-Dyson Equations and Gluon Bound States of QCD. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Michalek, Andrea and Deliyannides, Timothy S. and Champieux, Robin and Sendaula, Stephanie (2015) Scholarly Communication and Publishing Lunch and Learn Talk #19: Practical Applications of Altmetrics. In: Scholarly Communication and Publishing Lunch and Learn Talks, 26 February 2015, PIttsburgh, PA, USA. (Unpublished)

Michanowicz, Andrew / R. (2015) Hybrid Dispersion/ Land Use Regression Modeling for Improving Air Pollutant Concentration Estimates. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Milburn, Joseph (2015) Generics, Epistemic Luck, and Knowledge. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Miller, Howard Ray (2015) The Lasting Impact of Early Life Inequalities. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Miller, Portia (2015) Urbanicity, Income, and Academic and Behavioral Functioning Across Childhood: Longitudinal Associations and Mediating Mechanisms. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Miller, Rush G. (2015) Call to Action: Creating Tomorrow's Libraries Today. Choice Reviews Online, 52 (08). pp. 1262-1263. ISSN 0009-4978

Mills, Brandon Michael (2015) Molecular Simulations of Alternate Frame Folding in Engineered Protein-Based Switches. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Minteer, Danielle (2015) Adipogenesis within a Hollow Fiber-Based, Three-Dimensional Dynamic Perfusion Bioreactor. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Mitchell, Robert (2015) Assessing changes in physical activity in a Group Lifestyle Balance in a military base health care setting. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Mitkish, Mary (2015) Effects of syntactic cues on eye movements during sentence comprehension in young adults. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Mitra, Mithun and Singer, Dustin and Mano, Yu and Hritz, Jozef and Nam, Gabriel and Gorelick, Robert J and Byeon, In-Ja L and Gronenborn, Angela M and Iwatani, Yasumasa and Levin, Judith G (2015) Sequence and structural determinants of human APOBEC3H deaminase and anti-HIV-1 activities. Retrovirology, 12 (3). ISSN 1742-4690

Mitsuishi, Sumie and Nishimura, Rimei and Ando, Kiyotaka and Tsujino, Daisuke and Utsunomiya, Kazunori (2015) Can Fasting Glucose Levels or Post-Breakfast Glucose Fluctuations Predict the Occurrence of Nocturnal Asymptomatic Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetic Patients Receiving Basal-Bolus Insulin Therapy with Long-Acting Insulin? PLoS ONE, 10 (12). e0144041. ISSN 1932-6203

Miyamori, Daisuke (2015) Risk factors leading people into solitary death in Kyoto, Japan. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Mochan-Keef, Ericka and Swigon, David and Ermentrout, Bard and Clermont, Gilles (2015) A Three-Tiered Study of Differences in Murine Intrahost Immune Response to Multiple Pneumococcal Strains. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0134012. ISSN 1932-6203

Mockler, Kerry B. (2015) Neighborhoods of Make-Believe: Place, Play, and Possibility in Disneyland, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, and The Magic City. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Moe, Peter (2015) Toward a Rhetoric of Syntactic Delivery. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Moeng, Michael (2015) SIMULATION OF MANYCORE ARCHITECTURES ON MULTICORE HOSTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Moghadam-Kia, Siamak (2015) Epidemiology of idiopathic inflammatory myopathies and statin myopathy. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Mohandas, Rajesh and Segal, Mark S. and Huo, Tianyao and Handberg, Eileen M. and Petersen, John W. and Johnson, B. Delia and Sopko, George and Merz, C. Noel Bairey and Pepine, Carl J. (2015) Renal Function and Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction in Women with Symptoms/Signs of Ischemia. PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0125374. ISSN 1932-6203

Moitra, Modhurima (2015) Patterns of mental health symptoms, violence exposure, and health service utilization among adolescents: results from the healthy Allegheny teens survey. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Moncla, Bernard J and Chappell, Catherine A. and Mahal, Lara K. and Debo, Brian M and Meyn, Leslie and Hillier, Sharon L (2015) Impact of Bacterial Vaginosis, as Assessed by Nugent Criteria and Hormonal Status on Glycosidases and Lectin Binding in Cervicovaginal Lavage Samples. PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0127091. ISSN 1932-6203

Monin Aldama, Leticia (2015) T cell plasticity and co-infections in mycobacterial diseases. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Montenegro, Mary Lourdes and Ferriani, Rui Alberto and Basse, Per H. (2015) Exogenous activated NK cells enhance trafficking of endogenous NK cells to endometriotic lesions. BMC Immunology, 16 (51). ISSN 1471-2172

Moore, Debra White (2015) Unidimensional Vertical Scaling of Mixed Format Tests in the Presence of Item Format Effect. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Moore, Julie Ann (2015) PRINCIPALS' PERSPECTIVES ON MIDDLE SCHOOL ADVISORY PROGRAMS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Moore, Marques (2015) Telemedicine in the ICU: reduction in mortality, cost, and average length of stay. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Moore, Sara E. and Decker, Anna and Hubbard, Alan and Callcut, Rachael A. and Fox, Erin E. and del Junco, Deborah J. and Holcomb, John B. and Rahbar, Mohammad H. and Wade, Charles E. and Schreiber, Martin A. and Alarcon, Louis H. and Brasel, Karen J. and Bulger, Eileen M. and Cotton, Bryan A. and Muskat, Peter and Myers, John G. and Phelan, Herb A. and Cohen, Mitchell J. (2015) Statistical Machines for Trauma Hospital Outcomes Research: Application to the PRospective, Observational, Multi-Center Major Trauma Transfusion (PROMMTT) Study. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0136438. ISSN 1932-6203

Moraiti, Marina (2015) COUPLED SURFACE AND GROUNDWATER FLOWS: QUASISTATIC LIMIT AND A SECOND-ORDER, UNCONDITIONALLY STABLE, PARTITIONED METHOD. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Morris, Melissa D. (2015) Efficacy and uptake of the high-dose influenza vaccine for older adults: a literature review. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Morse, Robyn (2015) The politics of the Shi'a-Sunni divide in the Persian Gulf: power and group identification in Bahrain. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Mrachko, Alicia/A (2015) Teaching Paraprofessionals to Implement a Social Communication Intervention for Young Children with ASD. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Muhei-aldin, Othman (2015) A Study of Brain Networks Associated With Motor Sequence Learning Foot Tapping Tasks. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Musgrove, Lauren E (2015) Transition together: a study of pediatric patients with sickle cell disease as they transition to adult health care. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Mustapha, Mustapha M. (2015) Global epidemiology of capsular group W meningococcal disease, 1970-2014: emergence and persistence of hypervirulent ST-11 lineage. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Muthuswamy, Ravikumar and Wang, Liwen and Pitteroff, Jamie and Gingrich, Jeffrey R and Kalinski, Pawel (2015) Combination of IFNα and poly-I:C reprograms bladder cancer microenvironment for enhanced CTL attraction. Journal for Immunotherapy of Cancer, 3 (6). ISSN 2051-1426

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Na-Shatal, Ali (2015) Reservoir-targeted strategies to control zoonotic diseases in the U.S. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Nagaraj, Nayana (2015) Associations between complement proteins and arterial calcification in mid-life women: Role of cardiovascular fat, the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN). Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Nagaraja, Mohanraj (2015) Relationship between fatigue and fatigability on physical function: a review of the literature. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Nagavalli, Sasanka and Chien, Shih-Yi and Lewis, Michael and Chakraborty, Nilanjan and Sycara, Katia (2015) Bounds of Neglect Benevolence in Input Timing for Human Interaction with Robotic Swarms. In: Tenth Annual ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction, Portland, OR.

Naper, Katie (2015) Community-oriented approaches to opioid abuse among the homeless in Allegheny County: a literature review. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Narzikul, Kara / M. (2015) Investigating second language learning and musical ability: an ERP study. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Navarro, Lais Helena Camacho and Bloomstone, Joshua A and Auler Jr, Jose Otavio Costa and Cannesson, Maxime and Rocca, Giorgio Della and Gan, Tong J and Kinsky, Michael and Magder, Sheldon and Miller, Timothy E and Mythen, Monty and Perel, Azriel and Reuter, Daniel A and Pinsky, Michael R and Kramer, George C (2015) Perioperative fluid therapy: a statement from the international Fluid Optimization Group. Perioperative Medicine, 4 (3). ISSN 2047-0525

Navratil, Judith L. (2015) One Size Doesn’t Fit All: Showing Adolescents the Respect They Deserve as Research Participants. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ncube, Collette N (2015) Transgenerational risk for low birth weight and preterm birth: The role of biology and neighborhood factors in racial disparities. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Neapolitan, Richard and Horvath, Curt M. and Jiang, Xia (2015) Pan-cancer analysis of TCGA data reveals notable signaling pathways. BMC Cancer, 15 (516). ISSN 1471-2407

Neapolitan, Richard E and Jiang, Xia (2015) Study of integrated heterogeneous data reveals prognostic power of gene expression for breast cancer survival. PloS one, 10 (2). e0117658. ISSN 1932-6203

Negri Malbrán, Juan J (2015) Bureaucratic Appointments in Argentina. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nemati Proon, Sepehr (2015) IMPROVING HEALTHCARE DELIVERY: LIVER HEALTH UPDATING AND SURGICAL PATIENT ROUTING. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nesbitt, Kathryn/M (2015) Retrodialysis of Pharmacological Agents Mitigates Tissue Damage during Brain Microdialysis and Preserves Dopamine Activity in Surrounding Tissue. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Neuf, Megan (2015) Pre-K for all? Understanding the perceptions of expanded pre-K policy in Pennsylvania. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Neumann, Peter Alaric (2015) COCAINE-BASED SIGNALING CHANGES IN THE NUCLEUS ACCUMBENS, LATERAL HABENULA, AND THALAMUS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ngo, Kevin (2015) Characterization of senescent intervertebral disc cells and their role in perturbation of matrix homeostasis. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Nguyen, Ngoc/N (2015) FACTORS INFLUENCING ADOLESCENT ALCOHOL AND MARIJUANA USE: THE ROLE OF RELIGIOSITY, SCHOOL-BASED PREVENTION PROGRAMS, PARENTAL INFLUENCE, AND PEER INFLUENCE. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nguyen, Nikki Lynn Hue and Pilewski, Joseph M. and Celedón, Juan C and Mandalapu, Sivanarayana and Blanchard, Megan L. and DeRicco, Adrienne and Hartigan, Elizabeth and Alcorn, John F. and Kolls, Jay K. (2015) Vitamin D supplementation decreases Aspergillus fumigatus specific Th2 responses in CF patients with aspergillus sensitization: a phase one open-label study. Asthma Research and Practice, 1 (3). ISSN 2054-7064

Niemczyk, Nancy A. (2015) Vascular remodeling associated with pregnancy. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Niemsiri, Vipavee (2015) Genetic influence of sequence variants in SCARB1 and ABCA1 genes on major lipid traits: a candidate gene association study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Niemsiri, Vipavee and Wang, Xingbin and Pirim, Dilek and Radwan, Zaheda H and Bunker, Clareann H. and Barmada, M. Michael and Kamboh, M. Ilyas and Demirci, F. Yesim (2015) Genetic contribution of SCARB1 variants to lipid traits in African Blacks: a candidate gene association study. BMC Medical Genetics, 16 (106). ISSN 1471-2350

Nieswandt, Katharina (2015) Moral Rights and Social Conventions. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ning, Jianxia and Singh, Shailendra and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Liu, Bin and Krishnamurthy, Srikanth and Govindan, Ramesh (2015) Forensic Analysis of Packet Losses in Wireless Network. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking. ISSN 1063-6692 (In Press)

Ningappa, Mylarappa and So, Juhoon and Glessner, Joseph and Ashokkumar, Chethan and Ranganathan, Sarangarajan and Min, Jun and Higgs, Brandon W. and Sun, Qing and Haberman, Kimberly and Schmitt, Lori and Vilarinho, Silvia and Mistry, Pramod K. and Vockley, Gerard and Dhawan, Anil and Gittes, George K. and Hakonarson, Hakon and Jaffe, Ronald and Subramaniam, Shankar and Shin, Donghun and Sindhi, Rakesh (2015) The Role of ARF6 in Biliary Atresia. PLoS ONE, 10 (9). e0138381. ISSN 1932-6203

Nioradze, Nikoloz (2015) NANOGAP-ENABLED STUDY OF ELECTRODE REACTIONS BY SCANNING ELECTROCHEMICAL MICROSCOPY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Notghi, Bahram (2015) Computational Approaches to Efficiently Maximize Solution Capabilities and Quantify Uncertainty for Inverse Problems in Mechanics. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nugent, Michael (2015) Energy-Efficient Circuit Design. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nunez, Albert (Tyke) (2015) Kant's formal idealism, the synthetic a priori, and the constitution of objects of experience. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nunez, Gabriela (2015) Reading Jose Maria Arguedas' letters. Building communication bridges in mid-twentieth century Peruvian society. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nunnally, Steven and Walker, Phillip and Lewis, Michael and Chakraborty, Nilanjan and Sycara, Katia (2015) Using haptic feedback in human swarm interaction. In: Handbook of Research on Design, Control, and Modeling of Swarm Robotics. IGI Global, Hershey, PA. ISBN UNSPECIFIED (In Press)

Nunziato-Virga, Stephanie (2015) Contribution of the candidate genes for primary lymphedema to secondary lymphedema and chronic pain in post-mastectomy patients. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Nuschke, Austin David (2015) IMPROVING THE CLINICAL UTILITY OF MESENCHYMAL STEM CELLS THROUGH ENHANCING CELL SURVIVAL: ENGINEERED AND CELLULAR APPROACHES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Nygren, Christopher J. (2015) The Hypnerotomachia Poliphili and Italian art circa 1500: Mantegna, Antico, and Correggio. Word & Image, 31 (2). pp. 140-154. ISSN 0266-6286

Nygren, Christopher J. (2015) Titian’s Miracles: Artistry and Efficacy Between the San Rocco Christ and the Accademia Pietà. Mitteilungen des Kunsthistorischen Institutes in Florenz, LVII (3). pp. 321-349. ISSN 03421201

Núñez, Daniel (2015) Violence and the State in Postwar Guatemala. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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O'Loughlin, Liam (2015) Cosmopolitan Disasters: from Bhopal to the Tsunami in South Asian Anglophone Literature. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

O'Neill, Elizabeth (2015) The Epistemological Implications of the Causes of Moral Beliefs. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Oberg, Andrew (2015) ACTIVE LEARNING MANIFESTED WITHIN A SYNCHRONOUS ONLINE CLASSROOM. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Oberlin, Lauren (2015) The relationships between cardiorespiratory fitness, white matter integrity, and cognitive function in older adulthood. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ochoa, Pablo/PO (2015) Geometrical problems in the mathematical study of prestrained materials. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ocker, Gabriel and Litwin-Kumar, Ashok and Doiron, Brent (2015) Self-Organization of Microcircuits in Networks of Spiking Neurons with Plastic Synapses. PLoS Computational Biology, 11 (8). e1004458. ISSN 1553-7358

Oczypok, Elizabeth A (2015) Receptor for advanced glycation endproducts mediates allergic airway inflammation via group 2 innate lymphoid cells. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ogoe, Henry A. and Visweswaran, Shyam and Lu, Xinghua and Gopalakrishnan, Vanathi (2015) Knowledge transfer via classification rules using functional mapping for integrative modeling of gene expression data. BMC Bioinformatics, 16 (226). ISSN 1471-2105

Oh, Bonnie (2015) Multiple Functional Roles of the Bacteriophage HK97 Delta Domain in Capsid Assembly. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Oh, Hyunjung (2015) THE ROLE OF DENDRITIC BDNF TRANSCRIPTS ON ALTERED INHIBITORY CIRCUITRY IN AGING AND DEPRESSION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Oh, Jung Sun and Lee, Ji Won (2015) Standing strong in the winds of change: an analysis of a Document Delivery Service in South Korea. Interlending & Document Supply, 43 (1). pp. 47-52. ISSN 0264-1615

Oh , Yejin (2015) KOREAN UNIVERSITY STUDENTS’ PERCEPTIONS OF ACCOUNTABLITY IN HIGHER EDUCATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Oldfield, Lauren (2015) Gene expression in mycobacteriophage BPs. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Omotade, Oluwabukola (2015) Medical Tourism: A Look Into The Phenomenon. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Onisko, Agnieszka and Tucker, Allan and Druzdzel, Marek J. (2015) Prediction and prognosis of health and disease. In: Foundations of Biomedical Knowledge Representation: Methods and Applications. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) (9521). Springer Verlag, Switzerland, pp. 181-188. ISBN 978-3-319-28006-6, 978-3-319-28007-3

Onoufriadis, A and Hjeij, R and Watson, CM and Slagle, CE and Klena, NT and Dougherty, GW and Kurkowiak, M and Loges, NT and Diggle, CP and Morante, NF and Gabriel, GC and Lemke, KL and Li, Y and Pennekamp, P and Menchen, T and Marthin, JK and Mans, D and Letteboer, SJ and Werner, C and Burgoyne, T and Westermann, C and Rutman, A and Carr, IM and O'Callaghan, C and Moya, E and Chung, EMK and Sheridan, E and Nielsen, KG and Roepman, R and Burdine, RD and Lo, CW and Omran, H and Mitchison, H (2015) Gene discovery for motile cilia disorders: mutation spectrum in primary ciliary dyskinesia and discovery of mutations in CCDC151. Cilia, 4 (P30). ISSN 2046-2530

Oriaku, Kelechi (2015) Combating malaria in rural Nigeria. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Orlova, Ekaterina (2015) G,WAS going on? Putative regulatory function of GWAS-identified markers of susceptibility to acute appendicitis. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Orsborn, Nicholas (2015) Deposition and Structural Features of the Basal Morgantown Sandstone of the Casselman Formation (Pennsylvanian) of the Greater Pittsburgh Region. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Osakowicz, Maciej and Druzdzel, Marek J. (2015) An Experimental Comparison of Methods for Dealing with Missing Values in Data Sets when Learning Bayesian Networks. In: Advances in Data Science: International Workshop and Networking Event, May 6-8, 2015, Holny Mejera, Poland.

Osei-Hwedieh, David (2015) THE EFFECT OF SICKLE HEMOGLOBIN MUTATION ON RED BLOOD CELL STORAGE INTEGRITY AND POST TRANSFUSION VIABILITY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Osmani, Vjosa (2015) Treaty Application in Kosovo through Rules of Succession and as Domestic Law: The Example of the CISG. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Otaka, Mami/MO (2015) Characterization of GABAergic projection from the ventral tegmental area to the nucleus accumbens: Effects of dopamine and cocaine. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Overacre, Abigail E and Chikina, Maria D. and Delgoffe, Greg M and Vignali, Dario AA (2015) Elucidating the role of Neuropilin-1 in intra-tumoral regulatory T cell stability. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P274). ISSN 2051-1426

Overacre, Abigail E. and Kurtulus, Sema and Sznol, Mario and Pardoll, Drew M. and Anderson, Ana and Vignali, Dario A. A. (2015) Combination immunotherapy: Where do we go from here? Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (38). ISSN 2051-1426

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Pace-Schott, Edward F. and Germain, Anne and Milad, Mohammed R. (2015) Sleep and REM sleep disturbance in the pathophysiology of PTSD: the role of extinction memory. Biology of Mood & Anxiety Disorders, 5 (3).

Pal, Rekha and Greene, Stephanie (2015) microRNA-10b Is Overexpressed and Critical for Cell Survival and Proliferation in Medulloblastoma. PLoS ONE, 10 (9). e0137845. ISSN 1932-6203

Palanisamy, Balaji and Liu, Ling (2015) Privacy-preserving Data Publishing in the Cloud: A Multi-level Utility Controlled Approach. In: IEEE Cloud 2015.

Palazzolo, Michael (2015) Classifying Neural Signals Related to Action Perception. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pampena, Jason (2015) Comparative analysis of extinguishing agents for structural firefighting. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Pan, An and Teng, Gim Gee and Yuan, Jian-Min and Koh, Woon-Puay (2015) Bidirectional Association between Self-Reported Hypertension and Gout: The Singapore Chinese Health Study. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0141749. ISSN 1932-6203

Papalexakis, Evangelos and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Faloutsos, Christos (2015) GeoTense: Spotting Patterns in Geo-Social Networks with Tensors. In: Workshop on Information Networks, 2-3 Oct 2015, New York, United States of America.

Papalexakis, Evangelos and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Faloutsos, Christos (2015) Location Based Social Network Analysis Using Tensors and Signal Processing Tools. In: IEEE CAMSAP, 13-16 Dec 2015, Cancun, Mexico.

Papalexakis, Evangelos and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Faloutsos, Christos (2015) Spotting Anomalies in Cyber Physical Datasets: The case of Mobility Data. In: INFORMS, 1-4 Nov 2015, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Papperman, Sarah (2015) Exploring informal support networks of "In service of seniors: Pittsburgh" program participants. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Parbat, Sarwesh N (2015) Advanced Impingement Cooling with Novel Surface Features. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Pardee, Angela D. and Yano, Hiroshi and Weinstein, Aliyah M. and Ponce, Aaron A. K. and Ethridge, Alexander D. and Normolle, Daniel P. and Vujanovic, Lazar and Mizejewski, Gerald J. and Watkins, Simon C. and Butterfield, Lisa H. (2015) Route of antigen delivery impacts the immunostimulatory activity of dendritic cell-based vaccines for hepatocellular carcinoma. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (32). ISSN 2051-1426

Parent, Kolby (2015) Veteran affairs hospital patient experience programs: a comparison. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Parikh, Anjani (2015) The association between lung function and cumulative exposure to particulate matter (PM2.5) and traffic related exposures. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Park, Mijung and Verhoeven, Josine E. and Cuijpers, Pim and Reynolds III, Charles F. and Penninx, Brenda W. J. H. (2015) Where You Live May Make You Old: The Association between Perceived Poor Neighborhood Quality and Leukocyte Telomere Length. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0128460. ISSN 1932-6203

Parker, Matthew (2015) Examination of “Primary”, “Secondary”, and “Tertiary” Structural Elements of Bis-Amino Acids: Progress toward “Fauxteins”. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Parmanto, Bambang and Pramana, Gede and Yu, Daihua X. and Fairman, Andrea D. and Dicianno, Brad E. (2015) Development of mHealth system for supporting self-management and remote consultation of skincare. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 15 (114). ISSN 1472-6947

Parra-Santander, Denis and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) User-controllable personalization: A case study with SetFusion. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 78. pp. 43-67. ISSN 10715819

Pasquinelli, Michael (2015) TEACHERS' PERCEPTIONS OF CONSIDERING STUDENT VOICE AS PART OF THEIR COMPREHENSIVE EVALUATIONS AND/OR PROFESSIONAL GROWTH PLANS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Patel, Akhil (2015) Carbon Nanotube Functionalization and Scaffold Topography Guide Differentiation of Myoblasts. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Patel, Radhika (2015) Improving oral health of elderly residing in nursing homes by increasing dental screenings and education: A pilot study. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Peck, Andrea (2015) Middle School Transition: Building a Foundation of Educational Success. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Peffer, Melanie E and Beckler, Matthew L and Schunn, Christian and Renken, Maggie and Revak, Amanda (2015) Science Classroom Inquiry (SCI) Simulations: A Novel Method to Scaffold Science Learning. PloS one, 10 (3). e0120638. ISSN 1932-6203

Peiffer, Gary (2015) The Effect of Self-efficacy on Parental Involvement at the Secondary School Level. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Peirce, Gina M. (2015) Representational and processing constraints on the acquisition of case and gender by L1 English learners of Russian: a corpus study. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Zadorozhny, Vladimir and Oleshchuk , Vladimir (2015) Automatic Evaluation of Information Provider Reliability and Expertise. Technical Report. Springer US.

Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Kokkodis, Marios and Wei, Dong (2015) Assortativity Patterns in Multidimen- sional Attributed Networks: a Statistical Approach. In: Workshop on Information Networks, 2-3 Oct 2015, New York, United States of America.

Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Quercia, Daniele (2015) Urban Informatics and the Web. In: ACM WWW.

Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Zadorozhny, Vladimir and Kounev, Velin and Oleshchuk , Vladimir and Anwar, Mohd and Lin, Yi-Ling (2015) Automatic Evaluation of Information Provider Reliablity and Expertise. World Wide Web Journal, 18 (1).

Pelkowski, Tracy (2015) CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE PEDAGOGY IN THE SOCIAL STUDIES: CASE STUDIES OF TEACHER PERCEPTIONS OF THIER PRACTICES AND HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pena, Karina (2015) COPPER-INDUCED ACTIVATION OF TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR EB AND ITS DUAL EFFECT ON LYSOSOMAL EXOCYTOSIS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Penderville, Joshua (2015) Alzheimer’s Disease review: targets for early intervention. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Perez, Edith A. and Baehner, Frederick L. and Butler, Steven M. and Thompson, E. Aubrey and Dueck, Amylou C. and Jamshidian, Farid and Cherbavaz, Diana and Yoshizawa, Carl and Shak, Steven and Kaufman, Peter A. and Davidson, Nancy E. and Gralow, Julie and Asmann, Yan W. and Ballman, Karla V. (2015) The relationship between quantitative human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 gene expression by the 21-gene reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction assay and adjuvant trastuzumab benefit in Alliance N9831. Breast Cancer Research, 17 (133). ISSN 1465-542X

Perez, Rachel (2015) Efforts towards the Macrocyclic Core of Marineosin A and Development of Pyrrolidine-Based Scaffolds for Diversity-Oriented Synthesis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Petrose, Lia and Iantorno, Micaela and Soleimanifard, Sahar and Kelle, Sebastian and Gerstenblith, Gary and Weiss, Robert and Hays, Allison (2015) Decreased coronary artery distensibility measured using 3T MRI is related to systemic inflammation in patients with coronary artery disease. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, 17 (P400). ISSN 1532-429X

Peyser, Noah D (2015) PTPRT/D MUTATION OR PROMOTER METHYLATION: IMPLICATIONS FOR STAT3 INHIBITION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Peyser, Noah D and Du, Yu and Li, Hua and Lui, Vivian and Xiao, Xiao and Chan, Timothy A. and Grandis, Jennifer R (2015) Loss-of-Function PTPRD Mutations Lead to Increased STAT3 Activation and Sensitivity to STAT3 Inhibition in Head and Neck Cancer. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0135750. ISSN 1932-6203

Pfeiffer, Loring (2015) The Politics of Desire: English Women Playwrights, Partisanship, and the Staging of Female Sexuality, 1660-1737. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pferdehirt, Elizabeth (2015) Potentially dangerous ingredients in personal care and cosmetic products: an analysis and comparison of United States and European policy. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Pfister, Lindsay L (2015) Emotional Display Rules For Clerical Workers, Teachers, Custodians, And Cafeteria Workers In Pennsylvania K-12 Public School Organizations. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pfister, S. (2015) Geochemical and lithium isotope characterization of Ogallala aquifer and Permian Basin carbonate reservoir waters at an enhanced oil recovery site, northwest Texas, USA. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Phillips, Chereese (2015) ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF MATERNAL STRESSORS ON THE OCCURRENCE OF CHILD NEGLECT AMONG AT-RISK MOTHERS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Phillips, Chereese (2015) Assessing the Impact of Maternal Stressors on the Occurrence of Child Neglect Among At-Risk Mothers. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Phuntsog, Thupten (2015) Taking a closer look at the oral health needs of migrant Mexican families: an evaluation of Boca Sana, Cuerpo Sano. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Pisciotta, Alessandra and Riccio, Massimo and Carnevale, Gianluca and Lu, Aiping and De Biasi, Sara and Gibellini, Lara and La Sala, Giovanni B. and Bruzzesi, Giacomo and Ferrari, Adriano and Huard, Johnny and De Pol, Anto (2015) Stem cells isolated from human dental pulp and amniotic fluid improve skeletal muscle histopathology in mdx/SCID mice. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 6 (156). ISSN 1757-6512

Pitt, Steven (2015) City upon the Atlantic Tides: Merchants, Pirates, and the Seafaring Community of Boston. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Piva, Sara Regina and Moore, Charity G. and Schneider, Michael J and Gil, Alexandra B. and Almeida, Gustavo J and Irrgang, James J. (2015) A randomized trial to compare exercise treatment methods for patients after total knee replacement: protocol paper. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 16 (303). ISSN 1471-2474

Polakowski, Emily (2015) Systematic review of musculoskeletal taping methods. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Polglase, Hannah (2015) Validation of the relationship between MRCI polymorphisms with dengue disease in a Brazilian population. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Policicchio, Shauna (2015) Bulk Analysis of Malicious PDF Documents. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Pompeani, David (2015) Human impacts on the environment over the Holocene in Michigan and Illinois using lake sediment geochemistry. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pontore, Katelyn (2015) The epidemic of controlled substance diversion related to healthcare professionals. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Poole, Zsolt (2015) REFRACTIVE INDEX ENGINEERING BY 3D SUB-WAVELENGTH NANOSTRUCTURING FOR APPLICATIONS IN OPTICS AND OPTICAL SENSING. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Powell, Robert (2015) EXPLORING FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE DIABETES EDUCATOR’S PHYSICAL ACTIVITY COUNSELING DURING DIABETES SELF-MANAGEMENT EDUCATION AND SUPPORT. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pradhan, Dinesh and Roy, Somak and Quiroga-Garza, Gabriela and Cieply, Kathleen and Mahaffey, Alyssa L. and Bastacky, Sheldon and Dhir, Rajiv and Parwani, Anil V. (2015) Validation and utilization of a TFE3 break-apart FISH assay for Xp11.2 translocation renal cell carcinoma and alveolar soft part sarcoma. Diagnostic Pathology, 10 (179). ISSN 1746-1596

Priedigkeit, Nolan and Wolfe, Nicholas and Clark, Nathan L (2015) Evolutionary signatures amongst disease genes permit novel methods for gene prioritization and construction of informative gene-based networks. PLoS genetics, 11 (2). e1004967. ISSN 1553-7404

Primack, Brian A. and Colditz, Jason B. and Pang, Kevin C. and Jackson, Kristina M. (2015) Portrayal of Alcohol Intoxication on YouTube. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. n/a-n/a. ISSN 01456008

Pringle, Janice L and Aldridge, Arnie and Kearney, Shannon M. (2015) A new methodology for examining the efficacy of SBIRT protocols on reducing healthcare utilization and costs. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 10 (O44). ISSN 1940-0640

Pringle, Janice L and Boyer, Annette D and Conklin, Mark H and Aldridge, Arnie (2015) Implementing Screening and Brief Intervention in Community Pharmacies to Improve Medication Adherence. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 10 (P14). ISSN 1940-0640

Pringle, Janice L and Rickard-Aasen, Sherry (2015) Collaborative implementation of screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment within the medical community of Blair County, PA. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 10 (O43). ISSN 1940-0640

Prins, Philip (2015) THE EFFECT OF ENERGY DRINK INGESTION ON 5-KM RUNNING PERFORMANCE IN RECREATIONAL ENDURANCE RUNNERS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Progovac, Ana (2015) The relationship between psychological attitudes, health behaviors, and health care utilization in older women. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Prokup, Alexander (2015) Engineering DNA Computation with Unnatural Nucleotides and Protein Function with Unnatural Amino Acids. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Pugh, Sarah (2015) Maternal obesity, gestational weight gain, and child cognition, behavior, and academic achievement. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Putnam, Lara (2015) The Opportunity Costs of Remaining a Book Discipline. Perspectives on History, 53 (4). pp. 20-21. ISSN 1940-8048

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Qi, Wenjing (2015) HIGH DIMENSIONAL VARIABLE SELECTION VIA PENALIZED LIKELIHOOD FOR GENERALIZED LINEAR MODELS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Qian, Ying (2015) Analysis of an immune focused targeted genetic association study in intermediate-risk Melanoma. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Qu, Zhaoxia and Xiao, Gutian (2015) Identification and characterization of novel NF-kB dependent genes involved in HTLV-I pathogenesis. Retrovirology, 12 (P93). ISSN 1742-4690

Quick, Kristin M (2015) Investigation of Methods for Assessing Sensorimotor Performance in Humans and Monkeys. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Quinn, Aleta (2015) Biological Systematics and Evolutionary Theory. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Quinn, Tyler (2015) DEMOGRAPHIC FACTORS AND WORKPLACE FACTORS TO ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION USE IN THE UNITED STATES: A SECONDARY ANALYSIS OF 2009 NHTS DATA. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Quintana, Megan T. and He, Jun and Sullivan, Jenyth and Grevengoed, Trisha and Schisler, Jonathan and Han, Yipin and Hill, Joseph A. and Yates, Cecelia C. and Stansfield, William E. and Mapanga, Rudo F. and Essop, M. Faadiel and Muehlbauer, Michael J. and Newgard, Christopher B. and Bain, James R. and Willis, Monte S. (2015) Muscle ring finger-3 protects against diabetic cardiomyopathy induced by a high fat diet. BMC Endocrine Disorders, 15 (36). ISSN 1472-6823

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Raghavan, Venkatesan (2015) Shear stress stimulated apical endocytosis in renal proximal tubule epithelia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rajaganapathy, Bharathi Raja and Chancellor, Michael B. and Nirmal, Jayabalan and Dang, Loan and Tyagi, Pradeep (2015) Bladder Uptake of Liposomes after Intravesical Administration Occurs by Endocytosis. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0122766. ISSN 1932-6203

Rak, Adam (2015) GEOMETRY, KINEMATICS, EXHUMATION, AND SEDIMENTATION OF THE NORTHERN BOLIVIAN FOLD-THRUST-BELT-FORELAND BASIN SYSTEM. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rao, Lakshmi Subrmanya (2015) Redesigning treatment strategies in type 2 diabetes by treatment intensification and patient education. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rao, Parthib (2015) KINETICALLY CONSISTENT THERMAL LATTICE BOLTZMANN MODELS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ratnapinda, Parot and Druzdzel, Marek J. (2015) Learning discrete Bayesian network parameters from continuous data streams: What is the best strategy? Journal of Applied Logic, 13 (4). pp. 628-642. ISSN 15708683 (In Press)

Raundhal, Mahesh (2015) Characterization of Immune Response in Corticosteroid-refractory Severe Asthma in Humans and Mice. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Reed, Ann M. and Crowson, Cynthia S. and Hein, Molly and de Padilla, Consuelo Lopez and Olazagasti, Jeannette M. and Aggarwal, Rohit and Ascherman, Dana P and Levesque, Marc C. and Oddis, Chester V (2015) Biologic predictors of clinical improvement in rituximab-treated refractory myositis. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 16 (257). ISSN 1471-2474

Reed, Nicholas (2015) Synthesis of Retigabine Analogues for the Treatment of Tinnitus and Progress Towards a Concise Route to XJB-5-131. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Reefer, Tabitha (2015) A population health needs assessment: Pre-K children in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Reid, Zachary Z and Regan, Susan and Kelley, Jennifer HK and Streck, Joanna M and Ylioja, Thomas and Tindle, Hilary A and Chang, Yuchiao and Levy, Douglas E and Park, Elyse R and Singer, Daniel E and Carpenter, Kelly M and Reyen, Michele and Rigotti, Nancy A (2015) Comparative effectiveness of post-discharge strategies for hospitalized smokers: study protocol for the Helping HAND 2 randomized controlled trial. BMC Public Health, 15 (109). ISSN 1471-2458

Reiman, Andrew P. (2015) An Analysis of Distributed Photovoltaics on Single-Phase Laterals of Distribution Systems. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rekker, Roderik and Pardini, Dustin and Keijsers, Loes and Branje, Susan and Loeber, Rolf and Meeus, Wim (2015) Moving in and out of Poverty: The Within-Individual Association between Socioeconomic Status and Juvenile Delinquency. PLoS ONE, 10 (11). e0136461. ISSN 1932-6203

Ren, Yanjie (2015) Interim monitoring and conditional power in clinical trials. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ren, Yi (2015) Proportional subdistribution hazards regression with interval-censored competing risks data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ren, Yu and Suzuki, Hitomi and Jagarlamudi, Krishna and Golnoski, Kayla and McGuire, Megan and Lopes, Rita and Pachnis, Vassilis and Rajkovic, Aleksandar (2015) Lhx8 regulates primordial follicle activation and postnatal folliculogenesis. BMC Biology, 13 (39). ISSN 1741-7007

Rencewicz, Margaret J. (2015) “Pray, Pay and Disobey”: Conflict and Schism in Catholic America, 1870-1939. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Revanna Shivaprabhu, Vikas (2015) Ultrasound imaging system combined with multi-modality image analysis algorithms to monitor changes in anatomical structures. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Richey, J. Elizabeth (2015) IMPACT OF SELF-EXPLANATION AND ANALOGICAL COMPARISON SUPPORT ON LEARNING PROCESSES, MOTIVATION, METACOGNITION, AND TRANSFER. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Riley, Craig M. and Wenzel, Sally E. and Castro, Mario and Erzurum, Serpil C and Chung, Kian Fan and Fitzpatrick, Anne M. and Gaston, Benjamin and Israel, Elliot and Moore, Wendy C. and Bleecker, Eugene R and Calhoun, William J and Jarjour, Nizar N. and Busse, William W and Peters, Stephen P. and Teague, W Gerald and Sorkness, Ronald and Holguin, Fernando (2015) Clinical Implications of Having Reduced Mid Forced Expiratory Flow Rates (FEF25-75), Independently of FEV1, in Adult Patients with Asthma. PLoS ONE, 10 (12). e0145476. ISSN 1932-6203

Riley, Noah (2015) "We already been purged": violence against black transgender women in Allegheny County. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rinaman, Linda (2015) Ingestive Classics no. 10: Ed Stricker, Joe Verbalis and Oxytocin. Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior.

Riordan, Brian (2015) LANIAKEA FOR PIPA, HORN IN F, DOUBLE BASS, PIANO, AND LAPTOP: SOME CONSIDERATIONS AND ANALYSIS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Robinson, Keven M and Lee, Benjamin and Scheller, Erich V and Mandalapu, Sivanarayana and Enelow, Richard I and Kolls, Jay K. and Alcorn, John F. (2015) The role of IL-27 in susceptibility to post-influenza Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia. Respiratory Research, 16 (10). ISSN 1465-993X

Rocco, Brad (2015) QUANTIFICATION OF GAD67 PROTEIN LEVELS IN AXONAL BOUTONS FROM DISTINCT SUBTYPES OF GABA NEURONS: REDEFINING CIRCUIT LEVEL ALTERATIONS IN THE PREFRONTAL CORTEX OF SCHIZOPHRENIA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rochon, Elizabeth (2015) ALK1 SIGNALING IS REQUIRED FOR DIRECTED ENDOTHELIAL CELL MIGRATION IN THE PREVENTION OF ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATIONS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Romagnoli, Katrina (2015) User-centered design and evaluation of a pharmacogenomics information portal to support clinical decision-making. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ronco, Claudio and Ricci, Zaccaria and De Backer, Daniel and Kellum, John A. and Taccone, Fabio S and Joannidis, Michael and Pickkers, Peter and Cantaluppi, Vincenzo and Turani, Franco and Saudan, Patrick and Bellomo, Rinaldo and Joannes-Boyau, Olivier and Antonelli, Massimo and Payen, Didier and Prowle, John R and Vincent, Jean-Louis (2015) Renal replacement therapy in acute kidney injury: controversy and consensus. Critical Care, 19 (146). ISSN 1364-8535

Rong, Yongsen (2015) Acoustic Emission Evaluation and Mechanical Property Characterization of Stainless Steel Specimens Manufactured by Powder Based 3-D Printer. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rosas, Johana M. (2015) Social-Emotional Adjustment of Post-Institutionalized Children from 12 to 36 Months of Age. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh. (Unpublished)

Rose, Jason J. and Voora, Deepak and Cyr, Derek D. and Lucas, Joseph E. and Zaas, Aimee K. and Woods, Christopher W. and Newby, L. Kristin and Kraus, William E. and Ginsburg, Geoffrey S. (2015) Gene Expression Profiles Link Respiratory Viral Infection, Platelet Response to Aspirin, and Acute Myocardial Infarction. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0132259. ISSN 1932-6203

Rosenberger, Emily M and DeVito Dabbs, Annette J and DiMartini, Andrea F and Landsittel, Douglas P and Switzer, Galen E and Dew, Mary Amanda (2015) PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS AND MOBILE HEALTH INTERVENTION: IMPACT ON LONG-TERM OUTCOMES AFTER LUNG TRANSPLANTATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rosenmund, William D (2015) EVOLVING FANTASIA: LISTENING FOR FUN AND EDUCATION IN WALT DISNEY'S DYNAMIC COMMODITY. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rosser, Franziska (2015) Proximity to a major roadway, insufficient vitamin D, and severe asthma exacerbations in Puerto Rican children. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Rothenberger, Scott D. (2015) Analysis of Functional Correlations. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Rozzo, John/T (2015) Grouping practices in award-winning middle schools: A study of Pennsylvania Don Eichhorn Schools to Watch middle schools. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Ruberto, Irene and Marques, Ernesto T. A. and Burke, Donald S. and van Panhuis, Willem G. (2015) The Availability and Consistency of Dengue Surveillance Data Provided Online by the World Health Organization. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 9 (4). e0003511. ISSN 1935-2735

Rubright, Ryan Tyler (2015) Assessing ambient fine particulate matter exposure and associations with coronary artery calcification. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Rubus, Jacob P (2015) Exploring the biochemical roles of TbeIF4E-3 AND TbeIF4E-5 in T. brucei cell cycle. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Ruiz, Richard (2015) HADRON COLLIDER TESTS OF NEUTRINO MASS-GENERATING MECHANISMS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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SHEHU, AMINA I (2015) THE ROLE OF PREGNANE X RECEPTOR IN RITONAVIR-INDUCED LIVER INJURY. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

SONG, YANG (2015) ESSAYS IN THE ECONOMICS OF EDUCATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

SUL, SOOKYUNG (2015) SYMMETRIES AND ASYMMETRIES IN SOFIA GUBAIDULINA’S QUASI HOQUETUS AND ODE TO BROKEN THINGS FOR CLARINET, CELLO AND PIANO. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sachdev, Perminder S. and Lipnicki, Darren M. and Kochan, Nicole A. and Crawford, John D. and Thalamuthu, Anbupalam and Andrews, Gavin and Brayne, Carol and Matthews, Fiona E. and Stephan, Blossom C. M. and Lipton, Richard B. and Katz, Mindy J. and Ritchie, Karen and Carrière, Isabelle and Ancelin, Marie-Laure and Lam, Linda C. W. and Wong, Candy H. Y. and Fung, Ada W. T. and Guaita, Antonio and Vaccaro, Roberta and Davin, Annalisa and Ganguli, Mary and Dodge, Hiroko and Hughes, Tiffany and Anstey, Kaarin J. and Cherbuin, Nicolas and Butterworth, Peter and Ng, Tze Pin and Gao, Qi and Reppermund, Simone and Brodaty, Henry and Schupf, Nicole and Manly, Jennifer and Stern, Yaakov and Lobo, Antonio and Lopez-Anton, Raúl and Santabárbara, Javier (2015) The Prevalence of Mild Cognitive Impairment in Diverse Geographical and Ethnocultural Regions: The COSMIC Collaboration. PLoS ONE, 10 (11). e0142388. ISSN 1932-6203

Sadtler, Patrick (2015) Investigating the neural basis of learning using brain-computer interfaces. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sagawa, Naoko (2015) No significant association of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) with T-helper type 1 (Th1) cells: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sahebi, Shaghayegh and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) It Takes Two to Tango: an Exploration of Domain Pairs for Cross-Domain Collaborative Filtering. Proceedings of the 9th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems. pp. 131-138.

Saindon, Brent (2015) Reconfiguring Absence: Daniel Libeskind's Jewish Museum in Berlin and the Rhetorical Negotiation of Cultural Display. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Salim, Muhammad (2015) Contamination and Wettability: Rare Earth Oxides. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sambamurthy, Nisha and Leme, Adriana S and Oury, Tim D and Shapiro, Steven D (2015) The Receptor for Advanced Glycation End Products (RAGE) Contributes to the Progression of Emphysema in Mice. PloS one, 10 (3). e0118979. ISSN 1932-6203

Samuelsson, Laura B. (2015) Snoring and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Midlife Women: A Mechanistic Model of Snoring-Related Atherogenesis and Associations with C-Reactive Protein. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Samwald, Matthias and Giménez, Jose Antonio Miñarro and Boyce, Richard D. and Freimuth, Robert R and Adlassnig, Klaus-Peter and Dumontier, Michel (2015) Pharmacogenomic knowledge representation, reasoning and genome-based clinical decision support based on OWL 2 DL ontologies. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 15 (12). ISSN 1472-6947

Sanchez, David and Jacobs, Daniel and Gregory, Kelvin and Huang, Jiyong and Hu, Yushi and Vidic, Radisav and Yun, Minhee (2015) Changes in Carbon Electrode Morphology Affect Microbial Fuel Cell Performance with Shewanella oneidensis MR-1. Energies, 8 (3). pp. 1817-1829. ISSN 1996-1073

Sanchez Lopera, Alejandro (2015) En el corazón de la modernidad: nihilismo en La vorágine de José Eustasio Rivera. Revista de Estudios Colombianos (46). pp. 16-24. ISSN 0121-2117

Sanchez Lopera, Alejandro and Lund, Joshua (2015) Revolutionary Mexico, the Sovereign People and the Problem of Men with Guns. Política Comun, 7. ISSN 2007-5227

Sanchez Ortiz, Alvaro (2015) Mortality and costs from acute care surgical emergencies. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sanei Moghaddam, Amin (2015) A systematic review of traumatic brain injury and aggression in community samples. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sankapal, Soni Ramachandra (2015) Studies on the cellular factors and hormones controlling HIV-1 transmission in an organ culture model. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Santos, Patricia M. and Pardee, Angela D. and Delgoffe, Greg M and Butterfield, Lisa H. (2015) Tumor-derived alpha-fetoprotein (tAFP) causes immune and metabolic dysfunction in monocyte-derived dendritic cells. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P210). ISSN 2051-1426

Satish, Latha and Krill-Burger, J. Michael and Gallo, Phillip H. and Des Etages, Shelley and Liu, Fang and Philips, Brian J. and Ravuri, Sudheer and Marra, Kacey G. and LaFramboise, William A. and Kathju, Sandeep and Rubin, J. Peter (2015) Expression analysis of human adipose-derived stem cells during in vitro differentiation to an adipocyte lineage. BMC Medical Genomics, 8 (41). ISSN 1755-8794

Satish, Latha and Palmer, Bradley and Liu, Fang and Papatheodorou, Loukia and Rigatti, Lora H and Baratz, Mark E. and Kathju, Sandeep (2015) Developing an animal model of Dupuytren’s disease by orthotopic transplantation of human fibroblasts into athymic rat. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 16 (138). ISSN 1471-2474

Satram, Archana (2015) Influence of behavioral exposures on microRNA regulation in HIV-1 associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND). Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Savol, Andrej J (2015) Spectral approaches for identifying kinetic features in molecular dynamics simulations of globular proteins. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Scalissi, Nicole and Langmead, Alison and Smith, Terry and Byers, Dan and Morton, Cynthia (2015) Curatorial Practice as Production of Visual & Spatial Knowledge: Panel Discussion, October 4, 2014. Contemporaneity: Historical Presence in Visual Culture, 4 (1). pp. 143-157. ISSN 2153-5914

Scherer, Shelley C. (2015) GRANT EVALUATION: WHAT PRIVATE FOUNDATIONS DO AND WHY THEY DO IT: An Examination of Grant Assessment Motivations and Practices. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Schneider, Michael J and Evans, Roni and Haas, Mitchell and Leach, Matthew and Hawk, Cheryl and Long, Cynthia and Cramer, Gregory D and Walters, Oakland and Vihstadt, Corrie and Terhorst, Lauren (2015) US chiropractors’ attitudes, skills and use of evidence-based practice: A cross-sectional national survey. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies, 23 (16). ISSN 2045-709X

Schreiber, Claire A. and Sakuma, Toshie and Izumiya, Yoshihiro and Holditch, Sara J. and Hickey, Raymond D. and Bressin, Robert K. and Basu, Upamanyu and Koide, Kazunori and Asokan, Aravind and Ikeda, Yasuhiro (2015) An siRNA Screen Identifies the U2 snRNP Spliceosome as a Host Restriction Factor for Recombinant Adeno-associated Viruses. PLoS Pathogens, 11 (8). e1005082. ISSN 1553-7374

Sciandra, Michael (2015) Communication Breakdown? Essays Examining Attention and Distraction in Technology Mediated Consumer Communications. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sciullo, Margherita (2015) Improving a healthcare organization through leadership rounding. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sechrist, Sarina and McCue, Michael and Schutte, Jamie and Costantini, Patricia and Seelman, Kate D. (2015) A Conceptual Harmonization between the SSA Disability Determination Process and ICF and DOT Frameworks: A Guide to Assessing the Mental Residual Functional Capacity of Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Segall, Racquel (2015) The effects of social factors and environmental neurotoxicity on higher crime rates. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sekar, John (2015) Rule-based Modeling of Cell Signaling: Advances in Model Construction, Visualization and Simulation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Semnani{-}Azad, Zhaleh and Sycara, Katia P. and Lewis, Michael (2015) Cooperation in Face and Dignity Cultures: Role of Moral Identity and Gender. In: 48th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, {HICSS} 2015, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, January 5-8, 2015.

Sery, Joseph (2015) Models of Judgment: Rhetoric and the Public Philosophies of Law. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Shah, Gaurav (2015) Grant proposal: education outcomes in children with nonsyndromic orofacial clefts undergoing various therapies for speech problems in western Pennslyvania. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sharbaugh, Michael (2015) Quantifying the impact of the measles vaccine by estimating the number of measles cases prevented for each state from 1964 to 2010. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sharma, Varun (2015) A structured method for collaborative decision-making in in-hospital cardiac telemetry. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Shaw, Andrew D. and Schermer, Carol R. and Lobo, Dileep N. and Munson, Sibyl H. and Khangulov, Victor and Hayashida, David K and Kellum, John A. (2015) Impact of intravenous fluid composition on outcomes in patients with systemic inflammatory response syndrome. Critical Care, 19 (334). ISSN 1364-8535

Shayan, Gulidanna and Ferris, Robert L. (2015) PD-1 blockade upregulate TIM-3 expression as a compensatory regulation of immune check point receptors in HNSCC TIL. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P196). ISSN 2051-1426

Shazly, Tarek A and Mitchell, Ellen B and Bonhomme, Gabrielle R and Schuman, Joel S. (2015) Lymphoma of the orbit masquerading as Tolosa-Hunt syndrome. BMC Ophthalmology, 15 (51). ISSN 1471-2415

Shech, Elay (2015) ASSUME A SPHERICAL COW: STUDIES ON REPRESENTATION AND IDEALIZATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Sheffield, Perry Elizabeth and Zhou, Jiang and Carr Shmool, Jessie L and Clougherty, Jane Ellen (2015) Ambient ozone exposure and children’s acute asthma in New York City: a case-crossover analysis. Environmental Health, 14 (25). ISSN 1476-069X

Shelleby, Elizabeth Coleman (2015) EFFECTS OF THE FAMILY CHECK-UP INTERVENTION ON REDUCING GROWTH IN CONDUCT PROBLEMS IN TODDLERHOOD THORUGH SCHOOL AGE: MODERATORS AND MODERATED MEDIATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Shelton, Celeste (2015) Hereditary pancreatitis: outcomes and risks. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Shelton, Micah (2015) Loss of Microtubule Associated Protein 2 Immunoreactivity Linked to Dendritic Spine Loss in Schizophrenia. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Shilpaa Mukundan, FNU (2015) NANOFIBROUS COMPOSITE SCAFFOLDS OF POLY (ESTER AMIDES) WITH TUNABLE PHYSICOCHEMICAL AND DEGRADATION PROPERTIES. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Shohfi, Thomas (2015) Default Risk, Credit Market Liquidity, and Corporate Events. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Shriver, Kenneth (2015) An implementation review of an electronic medical record system in a nursing home. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Shu, Qian and Lennemann, Nicholas J. and Sarkar, Saumendra N. and Sadovsky, Yoel and Coyne, Carolyn B (2015) ADAP2 Is an Interferon Stimulated Gene That Restricts RNA Virus Entry. PLoS Pathogens, 11 (9). e1005150. ISSN 1553-7374

Shuda, Masahiro and Guastafierro, Anna and Geng, Xuehui and Shuda, Yoko and Ostrowski, Stephen M. and Lukianov, Stefan and Jenkins, Frank J. and Honda, Kord and Maricich, Stephen M. and Moore, Patrick S and Chang, Yuan (2015) Merkel Cell Polyomavirus Small T Antigen Induces Cancer and Embryonic Merkel Cell Proliferation in a Transgenic Mouse Model. PLoS ONE, 10 (11). e0142329. ISSN 1932-6203

Siedsma, Matthew and Emlet, Lillian (2015) Physician burnout: can we make a difference together? Critical Care, 19 (273). ISSN 1364-8535

Siegel, Matthew and Smith, Kahsi A. and Mazefsky, Carla and Gabriels, Robin L. and Erickson, Craig and Kaplan, Desmond and Morrow, Eric M. and Wink, Logan and Santangelo, Susan L. (2015) The autism inpatient collection: methods and preliminary sample description. Molecular Autism, 6 (61). ISSN 2040-2392

Sileanu, Florentina Elena (2015) Towards unbiased estimation of the optimal time for renal replacement therapy. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Silva, Jaime and Gomes, Teresa and Tipper, David and Martins, Lucia and Kounev, Velin (2015) An Effective Algorithm for Computing All-terminal Reliability Bounds. Networks, 66 (4). pp. 282-295.

Silva, K. Ishara (2015) Probing Molecular Interactions in Metal-Aβ Complexes and Supramolecular Coiled Coil Assemblies Using Electron Spin Resonance. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Simmonds, Daniel and Luna, Beatriz (2015) Protracted development of brain systems underlying working memory in adolescence: a longitudinal study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Simpson-Abelson, Michelle R. and Childs, Erin E. and Ferreira, M. Carolina and Bishu, Shrinivas and Conti, Heather R. and Gaffen, Sarah L (2015) C/EBPβ Promotes Immunity to Oral Candidiasis through Regulation of β-Defensins. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0136538. ISSN 1932-6203

Sinadinos, Anthony and Young, Christopher N. J. and Al-Khalidi, Rasha and Teti, Anna and Kalinski, Pawel and Mohamad, Mohamad and Floriot, Léonore and Henry, Tiphaine and Tozzi, Gianluca and Jiang, Taiwen and Wurtz, Olivier and Lefebvre, Alexis and Shugay, Mikhail and Tong, Jie and Vaudry, David and Arkle, Stephen and doRego, Jean-Claude and Górecki, Dariusz C. (2015) P2RX7 Purinoceptor: A Therapeutic Target for Ameliorating the Symptoms of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. PLoS Medicine, 12 (10). e1001888. ISSN 1549-1676

Singh, Ashima (2015) Cost-effectiveness analysis approaches to compare clinical strategies. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Singh, Indira (2015) Factors that affect length of stay in a non-profit hospice. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Singh, Jogeshwar (2015) Models of competent care for people with intellectual/developmental disabilities. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Singh, Manasi and Kaynar, A. Murat (2015) Should we use lung protective ventilation for non-ARDS patients? F1000Research, 4 (1293). ISSN 2046-1402

Singh, Satish (2015) Fundamental Study of Cationic Doped Calcium Phosphate Scaffolds and Coatings for Bone Tissue Engineering. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Singh, Shailendra and Shahbazi, Moloud and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Sundaresan, Karthikeyan and Krishnamurthy, Srikanth and Addepalli, Sateesh (2015) Adaptive Sub-carrier Level Power Allocation in OFDMA Networks. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 14 (1). pp. 28-41. ISSN 1536-1233

Siordia, Carlos (2015) Association between gait speed and residential environment amongst older adults. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sivek, Amanda D (2015) Experimental Investigation of Mechanical Blood Damage Relevant to the Operation of Circulatory-Assist Devices. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Smagula, Stephen (2015) Determinants of depressive symptom trajectories among older adults in community and treatment settings. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Smith, Jackie (2015) Defending the global knowledge commons.

Smith, Tracy T. (2015) Increasing Nicotine Cost and Decreasing Nicotine Dose are not Equivalent Manipulations. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Snyder, Gabrielle (2015) Associations between breastfeeding and central adiposity 7-15 years postpartum: aata from the POUCHmoms study. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Socharoentum, Monsak and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) A Comparative Analysis of Routes Generated by Web Mapping APIs. Cartography and Geographic Information Science , 42 (1). pp. 33-43. ISSN 1523-0406

Socharoentum, Monsak and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) Simulation of Web-Based Multi-Modal Transportation with Multi-Criteria Walking for Smart Cities. In: The Third International Conference on Building and Exploring Web Based Environments, 24-29 May 2015, Rome, Italy.

Sohn, Jihee (2015) The Role of Non-Myogenic Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Skeletal Muscle of Dystrophin/Utrophin Double Knockout Mice. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Solomon, Luke (2015) A Transformerless PCB Based Medium-Voltage Multilevel Power Converter with A DC Capacitor Balancing Circuit and Algorithm. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Somyürek, Sibel and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) Impact of Open Social Student Modeling on Self-Assessment of Performance. In: E-Learn: World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2015, 19-22 Oct 2015, Kona, Hawaii, USA.

Song, Timothy (2015) CHARACTERIZING INTRA-HOST DIVERSITY OF INFLUENZA VIRUS AND MODELING TRANSMISSION NETWORKS DURING NATURAL EPIDEMICS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sosnovsky, Sergey and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) Evaluation of Topic-based Adaptation and Student Modeling in QuizGuide. User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction, 25 (4). pp. 371-424. ISSN 0924-1868

Soyka, Heather (2015) RECORDS AS FORCE MULTIPLIER: UNDERSTANDING THE RECORDS CONTINUUM AS A FRAMEWORK FOR EXAMINING THE ROLE OF RECORDS IN A COMMUNITY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Spaulding, Richard (2015) A Quantitative Assessment of Atmospherically generated Foam Cements: Insights, Impacts, and Implications of Wellbore Integrity and Stability. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sperle, Lisa (2015) The Relationship between Attentional Processes and Social Referencing in Infants at High and Low Genetic Risk for Autism. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Spieser, David (2015) The Politics of Aesthetics: Nation, Region and Immigration in Contemporary "French" Culture. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Spring, Michael B (2015) A Modular Approach to Standards Education. In: IEEE SIIT 2015, 6-8 Oct 2015, Sunnyvale, CA, USA.

Srinivas, Samvith and Hirtle, Stephen C. (2015) The Role of Affect on Expanding Indoor Spatial Knowledge. In: Indoor Wayfinding and Navigation. UNSPECIFIED, pp. 13-334. ISBN UNSPECIFIED

Srisawat, Nattachai and Praditpornsilpa, Kearkiat and Patarakul, Kanitha and Techapornrung, Malee and Daraswang, Tinnapop and Sukmark, Theerapon and Khositrangsikun, Kamol and Fakthongyoo, Apinya and Oranrigsupak, Petchdee and Praderm, Laksamon and Suwattanasilpa, Ummarit and Peerapornratana, Sadudee and Loahaveeravat, Passisd and Suwachittanont, Nattachai and Wirotwan, Thaksa-on and Phonork, Chayanat and Kumpunya, Sarinya and Tiranathanagul, Khajohn and Chirathaworn, Chintana and Eiam-ong, Somchai and Tungsanga, Kriang and Sitprija, Visith and Kellum, John A. and Townamchai, Natavudh (2015) Neutrophil Gelatinase Associated Lipocalin (NGAL) in Leptospirosis Acute Kidney Injury: A Multicenter Study in Thailand. PLoS ONE, 10 (12). e0143367. ISSN 1932-6203

Srivastava, Raghvendra M. and Clump, David A. and Ferris, Robert L. (2015) Anti-PD-1 mAb pre-radiotherapy (RT) loading dose and fractionated RT induce better tumor-specific immunity and tumor shrinkage than sequential administration in an HPV+ head and neck cancer model. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P314). ISSN 2051-1426

Stacy, Shaina L. (2015) Epidemiological investigation of infant health and environmental exposures. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Stacy, Shaina L. and Brink, Luann L. and Larkin, Jacob C. and Sadovsky, Yoel and Goldstein, Bernard D. and Pitt, Bruce R and Talbott, Evelyn O. (2015) Perinatal Outcomes and Unconventional Natural Gas Operations in Southwest Pennsylvania. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0126425. ISSN 1932-6203

Stanfill, Ansley and Hathaway, Donna and Cashion, Ann and Homayouni, Ramin and Cowan, Patricia and Thompson, Carol and Madahian, Behrouz and Conley, Yvette P. (2015) A Pilot Study of Demographic and Dopaminergic Genetic Contributions to Weight Change in Kidney Transplant Recipients. PLoS ONE, 10 (9). e0138885. ISSN 1932-6203

Steel, Eleanor (2015) Assessing dental education and practices regarding patients with special needs: A pilot study proposal. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Steider, Katie J. (2015) Reported animal exposures and rabies testing in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 2013-2014. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Stein, Chad (2015) The role of hnRNP H in the splicing response to genotoxic stress. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Stengel, Brian (2015) CC*IIE Networking Infrastructure - NSF Award #1440646. UNSPECIFIED. (Submitted)

Stengel, Brian (2015) CC*IIE Networking Infrastructure - NSF Award #1440646 Project Description. UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Stengel, Brian (2015) CC*IIE Networking Infrastructure - NSF Award 1440646 CC*IIE Presentation Deck for Project Talks. In: Lunch and Learn Series, March 5th, 2015, Swanson School of Engineering, Pittsburgh Pa. 15260.

Steren, Karina E. (2015) DanSa, a dance curriculum to increase physical activity in a newly emerging Latino community. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Stevens, Erica (2015) Characterization of microstructure, defects, and mechanical properties of additive manufactured nickel-base superalloys. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Stocchetti, Nino and Taccone, Fabio S and Citerio, Giuseppe and Pepe, Paul E and Le Roux, Le Roux and Oddo, Mauro and Polderman, Kees H. and Stevens, Robert D and Barsan, William and Maas, Andrew IR and Meyfroidt, Geert and Bell, Michael J and Silbergleit, Robert and Vespa, Paul M and Faden, Alan I and Helbok, Raimund and Tisherman, Samuel and Zanier, Elisa R and Valenzuela, Terence and Wendon, Julia and Menon, David K and Vincent, Jean-Louis (2015) Neuroprotection in acute brain injury: an up-to-date review. Critical Care, 19 (186). ISSN 1364-8535

Stokes, Paige (2015) Kindergarten in Pennsylvania: Decision Making in School Districts and the Effects of Current State Policies. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Stovall, Preston (2015) Chemicals, Organisms and Persons: Modal Expressivism and a Descriptive Metaphysics of Kinds. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Straney, Patrick J (2015) Sustainable Bottom-Up Synthesis of Anisotropic Gold Nanoparticles. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Stringer, Ryan (2015) Chronic disease and healthcare costs: implications of the affordable care act and subsequent supreme court decisions. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sturm, Joshua (2015) Development and Plasticity of Intrinsic Connectivity in the Central Nucleus of the Mouse Inferior Colliculus. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Subedi, Parangkush and Li, Changwei and Gurung, Ashok and Bizune, Destani and Dogbey, M Christina and Johnson, Caroline C and Yun, Katherine (2015) Mental health first aid training for the Bhutanese refugee community in the United States. International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 9 (20). ISSN 1752-4458

Suffoletto, Brian and Kristan, Jeffrey and Chung, Tammy and Jeong, Kwonho and Fabio, Anthony and Monti, Peter and Clark, Duncan B (2015) An Interactive Text Message Intervention to Reduce Binge Drinking in Young Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial with 9-Month Outcomes. PLoS ONE, 10 (11). e0142877. ISSN 1932-6203

Sullivan, Brooke (2015) STUDIES IN THE IMMUNE CONTROL OF HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS TYPE 1 (HSV-1) LATENCY: THE ROLE OF CD4+ T CELLS AND IL-10 IN HSV-1 LATENCY. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Sulosky Weaver, Carrie L. (2015) Burial Data from Hacımusalar Höyük (Turkey). [Dataset] (Unpublished)

Sun, Baiyang (2015) Sleep outcomes in children with single-suture craniosynostosis compared with unaffected controls. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sun, Yan and Guo, Fei and Bagnoli, Marina and Xue, Feng-Xia and Sun, Bao-Cun and Shmulevich, Ilya and Mezzanzanica, Delia and Chen, Ke-Xin and Sood, Anil K. and Yang, Da and Zhang, Wei (2015) Key nodes of a microRNA network associated with the integrated mesenchymal subtype of high-grade serous ovarian cancer. Chinese Journal of Cancer, 34 (340010). ISSN 1944-446X

Sundermann, Alexander (2015) Development of protocol for reduction in central line associated blood stream infections. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Suter, Megan (2015) Improved utilization for advanced practice providers. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sutherland, Kendra (2015) Antimicrobial resistance in agriculture and its effects on human health. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Swasey, Krystal (2015) Trends in cardiovascular risk factor management in type 1 diabetes by sex: the Pittsburgh EDC study. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Sycara, Katia and Lebiere, Christian and Pei, Yulong and Morrison, Donald and Lewis, Michael (2015) Abstraction of analytical models from cognitive models of human control of robotic swarms. In: International Conference on Cognitive Modeling.

Sznol, Mario and Fishman, Mayer and Escudier, Bernard and McDermott, David F and Kluger, Harriet and Stadler, Walter M and Perez-Gracia, Jose and McNeel, Douglas G and Curti, Brendan D and Harrison, Michael R and Plimack, Elizabeth R and Appleman, Leonard and Fong, Lawrence and Drake, Charles G and Young, Tina C and Chasalow, Scott D and Ross-MacDonald, Petra and Simon, Jason S and Walker, Dana and Choueiri, Toni K (2015) Markers of inflammation are associated with clinical outcomes in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated with nivolumab. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P197). ISSN 2051-1426

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Tabb, Kathryn (2015) Mad Errors: Associated Ideas, Enthusiasm, and Personal Identity in Locke. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Taborski, Sophia K. (2015) Not just for the birds: augury and archaic attic vase paintings. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Tafaleng, Edgar N. (2015) Modeling the personalized variations in liver disease due to α1-antitrypsin deficiency using induced pluripotent stem cell-derived hepatocyte-like cells. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tajgardoon, Mohammadamin and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) Simulating and Visualizing Sidewalks Accessibility for Wayfinding of People with Disabilities. International Journal of Cartography, 1 (1). pp. 79-93.

Talbott, Evelyn O. and Marshall, Lynne P. and Rager, Judith R. and Arena, Vincent C. and Sharma, Ravi K. and Stacy, Shaina L. (2015) Air toxics and the risk of autism spectrum disorder: the results of a population based case–control study in southwestern Pennsylvania. Environmental Health, 14 (80). ISSN 1476-069X

Talisa, Victor (2015) Effects of Medicare Part D plan switching on prescription drug expenditures: a longitudinal analysis using mixture models. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Talzhanov, Yerkebulan (2015) A new workflow of fetal DNA prediction from cell-free DNA in maternal plasma. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tancredi, Daniel J. and Silverman, Jay G. and Decker, Michele R. and McCauley, Heather L. and Anderson, Heather A. and Jones, Kelley A. and Ciaravino, Samantha and Hicks, Angela and Raible, Claire and Zelazny, Sarah and James, Lisa and Miller, Elizabeth (2015) Cluster randomized controlled trial protocol: addressing reproductive coercion in health settings (ARCHES). BMC Women's Health, 15 (57). ISSN 1472-6874

Tandon, Manuj and Salamoun, Joseph M and Carder, Evan J and Farber, Elisa and Xu, Shuping and Deng, Fan and Tang, Hua and Wipf, Peter and Wang, Q Jane (2015) SD-208, a Novel Protein Kinase D Inhibitor, Blocks Prostate Cancer Cell Proliferation and Tumor Growth In Vivo by Inducing G2/M Cell Cycle Arrest. PloS one, 10 (3). e0119346. ISSN 1932-6203

Tang, Yan (2015) Health care system, provider and patient predictors of prescribing quality and efficiency. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tang, Ying and Wang, Bing (2015) Gene- and stem cell-based therapeutics for cartilage regeneration and repair. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 6 (78). ISSN 1757-6512

Tang, Yinuo (2015) THE VALUE OF PRODUCTIVITY IN EMERGING MARKET FIRMS’ CROSS-BORDER ACQUISITIONS OF DEVELOPED MARKET FIRMS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tang, Yuzhe and Iyengar, Arun and Wei, Tan and Fong, Liana and Liu, Ling and Palanisamy, Balaji (2015) Deferred Lightweight Indexing for Log-Structured Key-Value Stores. 15th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (IEEE/ACM CCGrid ’15). (In Press)

Tarabichi, Y. and Li, K. and Hu, S. and Nguyen, C. and Wang, X. and Elashoff, D. and Saira, K. and Frank, Bryan and Bihan, Monika and Ghedin, E. and Methé, Barbara A. and Deng, Jane C. (2015) The administration of intranasal live attenuated influenza vaccine induces changes in the nasal microbiota and nasal epithelium gene expression profiles. Microbiome, 3 (74). ISSN 2049-2618

Taren, Adrienne A. (2015) Prefrontal Regulatory Mechanisms of Mindfulness and Stress Reduction and Links to Markers of Health. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tarhini, Ahmad A. and Zahoor, Haris and Lin, Yan and Malhotra, Usha and Sander, Cindy and Butterfield, Lisa H. and Kirkwood, John M. (2015) Baseline circulating IL-17 predicts toxicity while TGF-β1 and IL-10 are prognostic of relapse in ipilimumab neoadjuvant therapy of melanoma. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (39). ISSN 2051-1426

Tarhini, Ahmad A. and Zahoor, Haris and Yearley, Jennifer H. and Gibson, Christopher and Rahman, Zahra and Dubner, Rachel and Rao, Uma N. M. and Sander, Cindy and Kirkwood, John M. (2015) Tumor associated PD-L1 expression pattern in microscopically tumor positive sentinel lymph nodes in patients with melanoma. Journal of Translational Medicine, 13 (319). ISSN 1479-5876

Tarhini, Ahmad Ali and Lin, Yan and Zahoor, Haris and Shuai, Yongli and Butterfield, Lisa H. and Ringquist, Steven and Gogas, Helen and Sander, Cindy and Lee, Sandra and Agarwala, Sanjiv S. and Kirwood, John M. (2015) Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines Predict Relapse-Free Survival after One Month of Interferon-α but Not Observation in Intermediate Risk Melanoma Patients. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0132745. ISSN 1932-6203

Taylor, Dawn L and Ante, Vanessa M and Bina, X Renee and Howard, Mondraya F and Bina, James E (2015) Substrate-Dependent Activation of the Vibrio cholerae vexAB RND Efflux System Requires vexR. PloS one, 10 (2). e0117890. ISSN 1932-6203

Tchao, Jason (2015) Engineered Human Cardiac Tissue from Muscle Derived Stem Cells. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Terlion, Jane (2015) CAHPS surveys: how do they help to improve quality and the member experience for a health plan? Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Thayer, Caitlin (2015) Surgical services optimization: first case starts and turnover time. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Thomas, Meryl (2015) Syntheses and applications of small molecule inhibitors of miRNAs miR-21 and miR-122. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Thrane, Susan E (2015) Acceptability and Feasibility of Reiki for Symptom Management in Children Receiving Palliative Care. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Thurheimer, Jennifer (2015) Examining Short- And Long-Term Effects Of Preconception Counseling Delivered During Adolescence on Risk-taking Behaviors, Condom use, and Sexually Transmitted Infections among Females with Type 1 Diabetes. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tian, Ke and Qi, Min and Wang, Limin and Li, Zhifu and Xu, Jianzhong and Li, Yi and Liu, Guanlei and Wang, Bing and Huard, Johnny and Li, Guangheng (2015) Two-stage therapeutic utility of ectopically formed bone tissue in skeletal muscle induced by adeno-associated virus containing bone morphogenetic protein-4 gene. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research, 10 (86). ISSN 1749-799X

Tibbens, Lauren (2015) Formaldehyde exposure and the indoor environment. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Tomer, Christinger (2015) Increasing Student Engagement and Learning in the MLIS Program. In: Pitt Online Workshop, November 12, 2015, CIDDE, University of Pittsburgh.

Tomer, Christinger (2015) Lightweight Markup Languages. In: Library 2.015, Held online.

Tomer, Christinger (2015) Review of: Bilal, Dania. 2014. Library automation: Core concepts and practical systems analysis. Third Edition. Santa Barbara, California: Libraries Unlimited. Technical Services Quarterly, 32 (4). pp. 467-469. ISSN 0731-7131 (Print), 1555-3337 (Online)

Tomer, Christinger (2015) Using Peer Assessment to Improve Student Writing. In: CIDDE Workshop on Online Teaching, June 1, 2015.

Toole, Jameson and Lin, Yu-Ru and Muehlegger, Erich and Shoag, Daniel and Gonzalez, Marta (2015) Tracking Employment Shocks Using Mobile Phone Data. Journal of the Royal Society Interface (J. R. Soc. Interface) , 12 ( 107 ).

Towheed, Atif (2015) Allotopic RNA expression strategy to rescue an endogenous mitochondrial ATP6[1] mutation in Drosophila. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Townsend, Madeline (2015) Peru post-internal conflict: an analysis of visual representations of memory. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Treat, Anny (2015) THE ROLE OF NHERF1/EBP50 IN WNT SIGNALING IN THE EPITHELIUM. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Tritto, Patrizia and Palumbo, Valeria and Micale, Lucia and Marzulli, Marco and Bozzetti, Maria Pia and Specchia, Valeria and Palumbo, Gioacchino and Pimpinelli, Sergio and Berloco, Maria (2015) Loss of Pol32 in Drosophila melanogaster Causes Chromosome Instability and Suppresses Variegation. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0120859. ISSN 1932-6203

Trivedi, Sumita and Srivastava, Raghvendra M. and Concha-Benavente, Fernando and Garcia-Bates, Tatiana M and Li, Jing and Ferris, Robert L. (2015) Anti-EGFR targeted monoclonal antibody isotype influences anti-tumor immunity in head and neck cancer patients. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P316). ISSN 2051-1426

Tsai, Chun-Hua and Lin, Yu-Ru (2015) The Evolution of Scientific Productivity of Junior Scholars. In: iConference 2015.

Tse, Holman (2015) Is Heritage Phonology Conservative?: Evidence from Toronto Heritage Cantonese. In: New Ways of Analyzing Variation (NWAV 44), October 24, 2015, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Tse, Holman (2015) Retroflexion in Somali Bantu Kizigua: Language Shift and a Contact-Induced Explanation to What Looks Like an Internally Motivated Sound Change. In: Linguistic Society of America (LSA) Annual Conference 2015, January 8, 2015, Portland, OR.

Tse, Holman (2015) The Role of Contact in Expanding Sound Inventories: Evidence from Toronto Heritage Cantonese. In: 39th Annual Meeting of the Atlantic Provinces Linguistic Association (APLA 39 ALPA), November 6, 2015, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, Canada.

Tse, Holman (2015) Variation and Change in Four Contrastive Vowels in Toronto Heritage Cantonese. Comprehensive Paper, University of Pittsburgh.

Tubito, Elizabeth (2015) Identity as a barrier to social services: stigmatization and resistance of the Irish Travellers. Undergraduate Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Twinam, Tate (2015) The economics of zoning. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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Udofa, Imaobong A (2015) Automatic Identification of the Scapular Border to Increase the Efficiency of Data Processing for the Freehand Three-Dimensional Ultrasound System. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

University of Pittsburgh, Office of Budgeting & Financial Reporting (2015) University of Pittsburgh Financial Disclosure Report: Response to the Requirements of Public School Code of 1949, Amended by Act 61 of 2008, Section 25, 2004-D (A) – (D) for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2015. Technical Report. UNSPECIFIED.

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Vaidyanathan, Anusha (2015) Correlation between barriers to adherence and treatment satisfaction of hydroxyurea in individuals with sickle cell disease. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Varnell, Michelle (2015) THE EVALUATION OF SCAPULAR KINEMATICS AND MUSCULAR CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SCAPULAR STABILIZERS IN OVERHEAD ATHLETES PRESENTING WITH SCAPULAR DYSKINESIS COMPARED TO HEALTHY CONTROLS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Velazquez, Enrique Israel (2015) Alternatives to relational databases in precision medicine: comparison of NOSQL approaches for big data storage using supercomputers. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Venkatachari, Narasimhan J and Zerbato, Jennifer M. and Jain, Siddhartha and Mancini, Allison E. and Chattopadhyay, Ansuman and Sluis-Cremer, Nicolas and Bar-Joseph, Ziv and Ayyavoo, Velpandi (2015) Temporal transcriptional response to latency reversing agents identifies specific factors regulating HIV-1 viral transcriptional switch. Retrovirology, 12 (85). ISSN 1742-4690

Veres, Madalina Valeria (2015) Constructing Imperial Spaces: Habsburg Cartography in the Age of Enlightenment. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Vieira, Alexandre R and Gibson, Carolyn W. and Deeley, Kathleen and Xue, Hui and Li, Yong (2015) Weaker Dental Enamel Explains Dental Decay. PLoS ONE, 10 (4). e0124236. ISSN 1932-6203

Villanueva, Valerie (2015) Characterization of an unusual repressor encoded by mycobacteriophage BPs. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Villanueva, Valerie and Oldfield, Lauren M. and Hatfull, Graham F. (2015) An Unusual Phage Repressor Encoded by Mycobacteriophage BPs. PLoS ONE, 10 (9). e0137187. ISSN 1932-6203

Villaruz, Liza C. and Huang, Grace and Romkes, Marjorie and Kirkwood, John M. and Buch, Shama and Nukui, Tomoko and Flaherty, Keith T. and Lee, Sandra J. and Wilson, Melissa A. and Nathanson, Katherine L. and Benos, Panayiotis V. and Tawbi, Hussein (2015) MicroRNA expression profiling predicts clinical outcome of carboplatin/paclitaxel-based therapy in metastatic melanoma treated on the ECOG-ACRIN trial E2603. Clinical Epigenetics, 7 (58). ISSN 1868-7083

Vin-Raviv, Neomi and Akinyemiju, Tomi F. and Galea, Sandro and Bovbjerg, Dana H. (2015) Depression and Anxiety Disorders among Hospitalized Women with Breast Cancer. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0129169. ISSN 1932-6203

Viollet, Louis and Glusman, Gustavo and Murphy, Kelley J. and Newcomb, Tara M. and Reyna, Sandra P. and Sweney, Matthew and Nelson, Benjamin and Andermann, Frederick and Andermann, Eva and Acsadi, Gyula and Barbano, Richard L. and Brown, Candida and Brunkow, Mary E. and Chugani, Harry T. and Cheyette, Sarah R. and Collins, Abigail and DeBrosse, Suzanne D. and Galas, David and Friedman, Jennifer and Hood, Lee and Huff, Chad and Jorde, Lynn B. and King, Mary D. and LaSalle, Bernie and Leventer, Richard J. and Lewelt, Aga J. and Massart, Mylynda B. and Mérida II, Mario R. and Ptáček, Louis J. and Roach, Jared C. and Rust, Robert S. and Renault, Francis and Sanger, Terry D. and Sotero de Menezes, Marcio A. and Tennyson, Rachel and Uldall, Peter and Zhang, Yue and Zupanc, Mary and Xin, Winnie and Silver, Kenneth and Swoboda, Kathryn J. (2015) Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood: Retrospective Genetic Study and Genotype-Phenotype Correlations in 187 Subjects from the US AHCF Registry. PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0127045. ISSN 1932-6203

Vishnu, Abhishek (2015) Biomarkers and risk factors of atherosclerosis among middle-aged men in an international population-based study. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Visweswaran, Shyam and Ferreira, Antonio and Ribeiro, Guilherme A. and Oliveira, Alexandre C. and Cooper, Gregory M (2015) Personalized Modeling for Prediction with Decision-Path Models. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0131022. ISSN 1932-6203

VoPham, Trang (2015) Using GIS to link SEER-Medicare and California pesticide data: a population-based case-control study of pesticide exposure and hepatocellular carcinoma risk. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Vujanovic, Lazar Nikola and Stahl, Elizabeth and Pardee, Angela D. and Watkins, Simon C. and Gibson, Gregory A and Butterfield, Lisa H. (2015) Tumor-derived alpha fetoprotein directly impacts human natural killer cell activity and viability. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, 3 (P289). ISSN 2051-1426

Vuletić, Miloš (2015) Ways of Appearing: Experience and its Phenomenology. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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WALSH, DUSTIN R (2015) DRUG TRANSPORTERS AND NHERF PDZ PROTEINS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wagner, Shannon (2015) HOW PRINCIPALS OPERATIONALIZE THEIR BELIEFS IN THE SCHOOL SETTING. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Walker, William H. and Easton, Evan and Moreci, Rebecca S. and Toocheck, Corey and Anamthathmakula, Prashanth and Jeyasuria, Pancharatnam (2015) Restoration of Spermatogenesis and Male Fertility Using an Androgen Receptor Transgene. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0120783. ISSN 1932-6203

Waller, Jennifer (2015) Peer Victimization and Rejection Sensitivity in Adolescents with Major Depressive Disorder: The Role of Daily Emotional Functioning with Peers. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Walsh, Katharine (2015) Parturition and Print in Seventeenth-Century London. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Walsh, Simon L F and Wells, Athol U. and Sverzellati, Nicola and Devaraj, Anand and von der Thüsen, Jan and Yousem, Samuel A. and Colby, Thomas V. and Nicholson, Andrew G. and Hansell, David M. (2015) Relationship between fibroblastic foci profusion and high resolution CT morphology in fibrotic lung disease. BMC Medicine, 13 (241). ISSN 1741-7015

Waly, Salma (2015) Planting the Seeds of Change: Examining the Role of a Civic Organization in Teaching Youth about citizenship in Post-Revolutionary Egypt. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Dan (2015) TLR4-mediated calvarial bone repair: investigating its role and potential use for regenerative medicine. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Hsei-Wei and Sun, Hsing-Jen and Chang, Ting-Yu and Lo, Hung-Hao and Cheng, Wei-Chung and Tseng, George C. and Lin, Chin-Teng and Chang, Shing-Jyh and Pal, Nikhil Ranjan and Chung, I-Fang (2015) Discovering monotonic stemness marker genes from time-series stem cell microarray data. BMC Genomics, 16 (S2). ISSN 1471-2164

Wang, Jiangwei (2015) In Situ Tem Study on the Nanomechanical Behaviors of Metallic Nanowires. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Jing (2015) Development and Evaluation of an Assistive Prompting System for People with Traumatic Brain Injury. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Linlin and Koppolu, Sujeethraj and Chappell, Catherine and Moncla, Bernard J. and Hillier, Sharon L and Mahal, Lara K. (2015) Studying the Effects of Reproductive Hormones and Bacterial Vaginosis on the Glycome of Lavage Samples from the Cervicovaginal Cavity. PLoS ONE, 10 (5). e0127021. ISSN 1932-6203

Wang, Mengyu (2015) Computational Inverse Solution Strategies for Characterization of Localized Variations of Material Properties in Solids and Structures. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Ping (2015) Phonological Prominence and Its Interaction with Tone in Chinese Dialects. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Rongmei and Shi, Nianke and Bai, Jinbing and Zheng, Yaguang and Zhao, Yue (2015) Implementation and evaluation of an interprofessional simulation-based education program for undergraduate nursing students in operating room nursing education: a randomized controlled trial. BMC Medical Education, 15 (115). ISSN 1472-6920

Wang, Rujia (2015) Constructing Reliable Super Dense Phase Change Memory under Write Disturbance. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Sen (2015) Numerical Simulation of the Tatara Bridge and its Aerodynamic Stability Optimization. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Shuang (2015) Computational Methods for Design of Smart Material Morphing Structures with Localized Activation and Actuation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Tianxiu (2015) Competing risks regression under random signs censoring using pseudo-values. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Xin (2015) Radio Resource Virtualization in Cellular Networks. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wang, Xin and Krishnamurthy, Prashant and Tipper, David (2015) A Collaborative Spectrum-Sharing Framework for LTE Virtualization. In: IEEE Conference on Collaboration and Internet Computing, 27-30 Oct 2015, Hangzhou, China.

Washburn, Brian (2015) The implementation of health insurance exchanges: a comparative analysis between states. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Washburn, Maureen (2015) Green Infrastructure. Technical Report. UNSPECIFIED.

Weaver, Matthew, D. (2015) Fatigue, shift work characteristics, and occupational injury and illness in emergency medical services. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Weaverling, G. Casey (2015) FAILURE TO LAUNCH: ATTACHMENT STYLES CAN PROMOTE SELF-REGULATORY ORIENTATIONS THAT RESULT IN PROCRASTINATION. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Weber, Megan/M (2015) SEQUENCING OF ESTROGEN RELATED RECEPTOR BETA (ESRRB) AND ITS ROLE IN DENTAL CARIES EXPERIENCE. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Webster, Berenika M (2015) Bibliometrics, altmetrics and social networks to support your research career development. In: ULS/iSchool Digital Scholarship Workshop and Lecture Series, October 2, 2015, ULS.

Webster, Berenika M (2015) Discover impact of your research with SciVal and PlumX. In: Faculty Wine & Cheese, September 29, 2015, Hillman Library.

Wei, Ming-Yu and Xue, Lu and Tan, Li and Sai, Wen-Bo and Liu, Xiao-Cao and Jiang, Qiu-Ju and Shen, Jinhua and Peng, Yong-Bo and Zhao, Ping and Yu, Meng-Fei and Chen, Weiwei and Ma, Li-Qun and Zhai, Kui and Zou, Chunbin and Guo, Donglin and Qin, Gangjian and Zheng, Yun-Min and Wang, Yong-Xiao and Ji, Guangju and Liu, Qing-Hua (2015) Involvement of Large-Conductance Ca2+-Activated K+ Channels in Chloroquine-Induced Force Alterations in Pre-Contracted Airway Smooth Muscle. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0121566. ISSN 1932-6203

Wei, Yiwen (2015) The Influence of Calcium Infiltration on the Sintering Behavior and Dissolution of Beta-Tricalcium Phosphate. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Weidner, Lora D. and Paris, Antonio and Frankle, W Gordon and Narendran, Rajesh (2015) Safety of Oral Amphetamine Administered during Positron Emission Tomography Scans in Medically Screened Humans. PLoS ONE, 10 (12). e0140647. ISSN 1932-6203

Weinreb, Neal J. and Finegold, David N. and Feingold, Eleanor and Zeng, Zhen and Rosenbloom, Barry E. and Shankar, Suma P. and Amato, Dominick (2015) Evaluation of disease burden and response to treatment in adults with type 1 gaucher disease using a validated disease severity scoring system (DS3). Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases, 10 (64). ISSN 1750-1172

Weinstein, Andrea (2015) Frontal-Striatal Functioning in Aging and Parkinson's Disease: The Role of Physical Activity. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh. (Unpublished)

Weiss, Martin B.H. (2015) Innovation policy and information technology. In: Worrld Innovation Network of Information Technology, 16-19 December 2015, Seoul, Korea.

Weiss, Martin B.H. and Lehr, William H. and Acker, Amelia and Gomez, Marcela (2015) Socio-Technical considerations for Spectrum Access System (SAS) design. In: Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN), 29 Sept - 2 Oct 2015, Stockholm.

Weiss, Martin B.H. and Lehr, William H. and Gomez, Marcela and Acker, Amelia (2015) Socio-technical considerations for SAS design. In: Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN), 29 Sept - 2 Oct 2015, Stockholm.

Wells, Martina (2015) "Schreiben was hier war" Beyond the Holocaust-Paradigm: (Re)Positionings of Jewish Self-Identity in German-Jewish Narratives Past and Present. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Welter, Michele (2015) A CASE STUDY OF STATE TEACHER PREPARATION REQUIREMENTS SUPPORTING WORK WITH CHILDREN WITH CONDUCT DISORDER. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wen, Wujie (2015) Error Characterization and Correction Techniques for Reliable STT-RAM Designs. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wen, Xidao and Lin, Yu-Ru (2015) Tweeting Questions in Academic Conferences: Seeking or Promoting Information? In: iConference 2015.

Weng, Yu-Ting (2015) Statistical methods for fitting dengue disease models, and related issues. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wentworth Fournier, Chelsea (2015) Feasting and Food Security: Negotiating Infant and Child Feeding in Urban and Peri-Urban Vanuatu. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wheeler, Sarah E and Egloff, Ann Marie and Wang, Lin and James, C David and Hammerman, Peter S and Grandis, Jennifer R (2015) Challenges in EGFRvIII detection in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. PloS one, 10 (2). e0117781. ISSN 1932-6203

Whiston, Michael M. (2015) Development and Analysis of a Hybrid Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Microturbine System. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

White, Jessica R. (2015) Depression and HIV infection: Risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Widdersheim, Michael M. (2015) Mining the Algorithmic Sublime: A Qualitative Analysis of Learning Analytics Discourse. In: The 26th ICDE World Conference, 14-16 October 2015, Sun City, South Africa.

Widdersheim, Michael M. (2015) System Dreams: Public Libraries and the Politics of Regional Library Service in Allegheny County, 1935-1989. In: Pennsylvania Library Association Annual Conference, 4-7 October 2015, State College, Pennsylvania, USA.

Wier, Adam D. (2015) Structural and functional characterization of Rtf1 and insight into its role in transcriptional regulation. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wier, Gregory M. (2015) A new method for the orthogonal labeling and purification of Toxoplasma gondii proteins while inside of the host cell. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wigginton, Rebecca (2015) Twilight States: Sleepwalking, Liminal Consciousness, and Sensational Selfhood in Victorian Literature and Culture. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Williams, Jessica K (2015) How could an effective podcast about alcohol use be designed and evaluated? A review of the literature. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Williams, Kelly (2015) Males as mentors: a qualitative assessment of volunteer recruitment. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Williams-Candek, Maryellen (2015) Productive Disciplinary Engagement: Framework for Design. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wilson, Candice (2015) Unseen Femininity: Women in Japanese New Wave Cinema. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wisnosky, Marc (2015) CONTEMPORARY ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN THEOLOGICAL EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wolf, Zena T. and Brand, Harrison A. and Shaffer, John R. and Leslie, Elizabeth J. and Arzi, Boaz and Willet, Cali E. and Cox, Timothy C. and McHenry, Toby and Narayan, Nicole and Feingold, Eleanor and Wang, Xioajing and Sliskovic, Saundra and Karmi, Nili and Safra, Noa and Sanchez, Carla and Deleyiannis, Frederic W. B. and Murray, Jeffrey C. and Wade, Claire M. and Marazita, Mary L. and Bannasch, Danika L. (2015) Genome-Wide Association Studies in Dogs and Humans Identify ADAMTS20 as a Risk Variant for Cleft Lip and Palate. PLoS Genetics, 11 (3). e1005059. ISSN 1553-7404

Wolfe, Cody (2015) Traumatic Brian Injury (TBI): comprehensive review. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Wong, Hei Ting (2015) Chinked-Out: Leehom Wang and Music of the Huaren Diaspora. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wongchokprasitti, Chirayu (2015) USING EXTERNAL SOURCES TO IMPROVE RESEARCH TALK RECOMMENDATION IN SMALL COMMUNITIES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wongchokprasitti, Chirayu and Peltonen, Jaakko and Ruotsalo, Tuukka and Bandyopadhyay, Payel and Jacucci, Giulio and Brusilovsky, Peter (2015) User Model in a Box: Cross-System User Model Transfer for Resolving Cold Start Problems. In: 23rd International Conference, UMAP 2015, June 29 - July 3, 2015, Dublin, Ireland.

Wood, Jesse (2015) Ventral Tegmental Area Neuronal Ensembles Accurately Encode Action Number. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wright, David / J. (2015) THE PHILOSOPHY OF ACTION IN LIVE PERFORMANCE INTERACTION DESIGN: ALIGNING FLOWS OF INTENTIONALITY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wright, Jarrell (2015) Dancing before the Lord: Renaissance Ludics and Incarnational Discourse. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wu, Hong (2015) Essays in Experimental Economics and Corporate Finance. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wu, Sha (2015) The impacts of lifestyle interventions in bariataric patients: a literature review. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

Wu, Yu-Kuang (2015) DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION OF A SMARTPHONE VIRTUAL SEATING COACH APPLICATION TO FACILITATE POWERED SEAT FUNCTION USAGE FOR POWERED WHEELCHAIR USERS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wu, Zhaohong (2015) Processing relative clauses in context: what kind of priming from the preceding context is most effective? Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Wu, xiaodan (2015) High-Temperature Corrosion Behavior of Alloys in Gaseous Environments with Low-Oxygen and High-Sulfur Potentials. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Wuenschell, Jeffrey K. (2015) Trapping and Transport of Indirect Excitons in Coupled Quantum Wells. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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XUE, TAO (2015) Spatiotemporal modeling of air pollutants and their health effects in the Pittsburgh region. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Xiao, Jianan (2015) OPTICAL SCATTERING AND SENSITIZATION OF TIO2 NANOWIRES COATED WITH PBS SHELL. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Xie, Jiafeng (2015) Novel Single and Hybrid Finite Field Multipliers over GF(2m) for Emerging Cryptographic Systems. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Xie, Li (2015) Chemotaxis in marine bacterium Vibrio alginolyticus. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Xie, Li and Altindal, Tuba and Wu, Xiao-Lun (2015) An Element of Determinism in a Stochastic Flagellar Motor Switch. PLoS ONE, 10 (11). e0141654. ISSN 1932-6203

Xie, Qiaoyun and Wosu, Sylvanus N (2015) CHARACTERIZATION of HIGH STRAIN RATE BEHAVIOR of TAC/CNTs/SIC CMCs PREPARED by SPARK PLASMA SINTERING. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Xin, Wei (2015) Determining the Environmental Benefits of Adaptive Signal Control Systems using Simulation Models. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Xing, Yin (2015) Theoretical and Experimental Explorations of Charge Transfer in Small Molecules and Peptide Nucleic Acids. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Xiong, Wenting (2015) Helpfulness Guided Review Summarization. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Xu, Haifeng (2015) A Self-Organizing Wireless Sensor Network and Distributed Computing Engine for Commodity and Future Palmtop Computers. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Xu, Jia (2015) Low birthweight delivery and long term maternal cardiovascular health. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Xu, Jieni (2015) PREPARATION OF PEG-DERIVATIZED PPMP AS A DUAL-FUNCTIONAL CARRIER FOR ANTICANCER DRUGS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Xu, Kunjie and Tipper, David and Qian, Yi and Krishnamurthy, Prashant (2015) Time Dependent Performance Analysis of IEEE 802.11p Vehicular Networks. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. (In Press)

Xu, Lina (2015) A Novel Moving Boundary Condition Based on Chapman-Enskog Expansion with the Lattice Boltzmann Method. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Xu, Ling and Qu, Yong-Hua and Chu, Xin-Di and Wang, Renwei and Nelson, Heather H and Gao, Yu-Tang and Yuan, Jian-Min (2015) Urinary levels of N-nitroso compounds in relation to risk of gastric cancer: findings from the shanghai cohort study. PloS one, 10 (2). e0117326. ISSN 1932-6203

Xu, Shushen (2015) Correlation coefficients between longitudinally measured markers in pediatric liver transplant candidates with biliary atresia. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Xu, Weiling and Cárdenes, Nayra and Corey, Catherine and Erzurum, Serpil C and Shiva, Sruti (2015) Platelets from Asthmatic Individuals Show Less Reliance on Glycolysis. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0132007. ISSN 1932-6203

Xu, Xiaomeng (2015) Chemogenomics Knowledgebase and Systems Pharmacology for Hallucinogen Target Identification -Salvinorin A as a Case Study. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Xue, Huichao (2015) Computational Models of Problems with Writing of English as a Second Language Learners. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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YEO, JUNGWON (2015) COLLECTIVE ACTION SYSTEMS IN IMMIGRATION AND MULTICULTURALISM POLICY AND PRACTICE: COMPLEXITY AND DYNAMICS OF INTER-ORGANIZATIONAL NETWORKS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Yabroudi, Mohammad Abdulla (2015) RETURN TO SPORTS ACTIVITY AND PARTICIPATION AFTER ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT (ACL) RECONSTRUCTION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Yahui, Yang (2015) Preferential Oxidation of H2 - CH4 Mixtures on Nickel-Silica Based Core-Shell Catalysts. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Yang, Xiaole (2015) CRC Platform: A Colorectal Cancer Domain-specific Chemogenomics Knowledgebase for Polypharmacology and Target Identification Research. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Yang, Yong and Jiang, Gening and Zhang, Peng and Fan, Jie (2015) Programmed cell death and its role in inflammation. Military Medical Research, 2 (12). ISSN 2054-9369

Yardley, Denise A. and Brufsky, Adam and Coleman, Robert E. and Conte, Pierfranco F. and Cortes, Javier and Glück, Stefan and Nabholtz, Jean-Mark A. and O’Shaughnessy, Joyce and Beck, Robert M. and Ko, Amy and Renschler, Markus F. and Barton, Debora and Harbeck, Nadia (2015) Phase II/III weekly nab-paclitaxel plus gemcitabine or carboplatin versus gemcitabine/carboplatin as first-line treatment of patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer (the tnAcity study): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 16 (575). ISSN 1745-6215

Ye, Lei (2015) Semiparametric estimation procedures using local polynomial smoothing for inconsistently measured longitudinal data. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Yealy, Donald M. and Huang, David T and Delaney, Anthony and Knight, Marian and Randolph, Adrienne G and Daniels, Ron and Nutbeam, Tim (2015) Recognizing and managing sepsis: what needs to be done? BMC Medicine, 13 (98). ISSN 1741-7015

Youwei, Xie (2015) Exploring the Synthetic Application of Allylic Alcohol Isomerization. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Yu, Daihua (2015) AN INVESTIGATION OF USER INTERFACE DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF A MOBILE HEALTH SYSTEM FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DEXTERITY IMPAIRMENTS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Yu, Yan P. and Liu, Silvia and Huo, Zhiguang and Martin, Amantha and Nelson, Joel B. and Tseng, George C. and Luo, Jian-Hua (2015) Genomic Copy Number Variations in the Genomes of Leukocytes Predict Prostate Cancer Clinical Outcomes. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). e0135982. ISSN 1932-6203

Yuan, Junqi (2015) Mini-/Micro-Scale Free Surface Propulsion. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Yuva-Aydemir, Yeliz and Xu, Xia-Lian and Aydemir, Ozkan and Gascon, Eduardo and Sayin, Serkan and Zhou, Wenke and Hong, Yang and Gao, Fen-Biao (2015) Downregulation of the Host Gene jigr1 by miR-92 Is Essential for Neuroblast Self-Renewal in Drosophila. PLoS Genetics, 11 (5). e1005264. ISSN 1553-7404

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Zaccard, Colleen R. (2015) Tunneling nanotube networks in dendritic cell communication and HIV-1 trans-infection. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zadorozhny, Vladimir and Lee, Pei-Ju and Lewis, Michael (2015) Collaborative Information Sensemaking for Multi-Robot Search and Rescue. In: 12h International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM'15, May 24-27, 2015, Kristiansand, Norway.

Zagorecki, Adam and Kozniewski, Marcin and Druzdzel, Marek J. (2015) An approximation of surprise index as a measure of confidence. In: AAAI--2015 Fall Symposium Series: Self-Confidence in Autonomous Systems, 12-14 November 2015, Washington, DC.

Zaidi, Ali H and Saldin, Lindsey T. and Kelly, Lori A. and Bergal, Linda and Londono, Ricardo and Kosovec, Juliann E and Komatsu, Yoshihiro and Kasi, Pashtoon M and Shetty, Amit A. and Keane, Timothy J. and Thakkar, Shyam J. and Huleihel, Luai and Landreneau, Rodney J. and Badylak, Stephen F and Jobe, Blair A (2015) MicroRNA Signature Characterizes Primary Tumors That Metastasize in an Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Rat Model. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0122375. ISSN 1932-6203

Zamani, Payam (2015) Comparing 3D & 2D Facial Photography to Clinical Facial Form Analysis for Orthodontic Diagnosis. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Zamboni, Beth A (2015) TWISTed survival: identifying surrogate endpoints for mortality using QTWIST and conditional disease free survival. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zarour, Hassane M. (2015) Targeting multiple inhibitory receptors to reverse melanoma-induced T cell dysfunction. Journal of Translational Medicine, 13 (K14). ISSN 1479-5876

Zegarra, Emilio (2015) IMPROVING PEER LEARNING AND KNOWLEDGE SHARING IN STEM COURSES VIA PATTERN BASED GRAPH VISUALIZATION. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zein, Joe G. and Dweik, Raed A. and Comhair, Suzy A. and Bleecker, Eugene R and Moore, Wendy C. and Peters, Stephen P. and Busse, William W. and Jarjour, Nizar N. and Calhoun, William J and Castro, Mario and Chung, K. Fan and Fitzpatrick, Anne and Israel, Elliot and Teague, W Gerald and Wenzel, Sally E. and Love, Thomas E. and Gaston, Benjamin M and Erzurum, Serpil C (2015) Asthma Is More Severe in Older Adults. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). e0133490. ISSN 1932-6203

Zeng, Yun and Liu, Yang and Shang, Jin and Ma, Jingwen and Wang, Rong and Deng, Lei and Guo, Youmin and Zhong, Fan and Bai, Mingfeng and Zhang, Shaojuan and Wu, Daocheng (2015) Phosphorescence Monitoring of Hypoxic Microenvironment in Solid-Tumors to Evaluate Chemotherapeutic Effects Using the Hypoxia-Sensitive Iridium (III) Coordination Compound. PloS one, 10 (3). e0121293. ISSN 1932-6203

Zeng, Zhen (2015) A pipeline for classifying close family relationships with dense SNP data and putative pedigree information. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhai, Zu Wei (2015) THE ROLE OF ATTACHMENT TO PARENTS IN THE ETIOLOGY OF SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhang, Chen (2015) PEPTIDE-BASED METHODS FOR ASSEMBLING AND CONTROLLING THE MORPHOLOGIES, METRICS, AND PROPERTIES OF GOLD NANOPARTICLE SUPERSTRUCTURES. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhang, Hongfei (2015) POSACONAZOLE PHARMACOKINETICS IN LUNG TRANSPLANT RECEIPIENTS WITH AND WITHOUT CYSTIC FIBROSIS. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhang, Jianying and Wang, James H-C. (2015) Moderate Exercise Mitigates the Detrimental Effects of Aging on Tendon Stem Cells. PLoS ONE, 10 (6). e0130454. ISSN 1932-6203

Zhang, Jie (2015) A Unified Viscoelasto-Plastic Damage Model for Long-Term Performance of Prestressed Concrete Box Girders. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhang, Ke and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Lappas, Theodoros (2015) Analyzing and Modeling Special Offer Campaigns in Location-based Social Networks. In: AAAI ICWSM. (Unpublished)

Zhang, Ke and Pelechrinis, Konstantinos and Lappas, Theodoros (2015) Analyzing and Modeling Special Offer Campaigns in Location-based Social Networks. In: The 9th International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media, May 26-29, 2015, Oxford, UK.

Zhang, Liang and Morrison, Anneliese J. and Thibodeau, Patrick H. (2015) Interdomain Contacts and the Stability of Serralysin Protease from Serratia marcescens. PLoS ONE, 10 (9). e0138419. ISSN 1932-6203

Zhang, Minmin (2015) Multi-Sensor Inertial Measurement System for Analysis of Sports Motion. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhang, Peng (2015) RATIONAL DESIGN OF NANOCARRIERS WITH ENHANCED CARRIER-DRUG INTERACTION FOR IMPROVED CANCER THERAPY. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhang, Tieyuan (2015) Origin and Fate of Radium in Flowback and Produced Water from Marcellus Shale Gas Exploration. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhang, Xi (2015) The Effect of Internal Migration on Regional Inequality in China: Evidence from Panel Data Analysis. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhang, Xuande (2015) A Line-Focus Transducer System for Property Characterization of Materials Fabricated by Additive Manufacturing. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhang, Yuxun and Bharathi, Sivakama S. and Rardin, Matthew J. and Uppala, Radha and Verdin, Eric and Gibson, Bradford W. and Goetzman, Eric S. (2015) SIRT3 and SIRT5 Regulate the Enzyme Activity and Cardiolipin Binding of Very Long-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase. PLoS ONE, 10 (3). e0122297. ISSN 1932-6203

Zhao, Yujuan (2015) Radio Frequency Antenna Designs and Methodologies for Human Brain Computer Interface and Ultrahigh Field Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhen , Chen (2015) Impact of Ride-Sourcing Services on Travel Habits and Transportation Planning. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Zheng, H and Stornetta, R L and Agassandian, K and Rinaman, Linda (2015) Glutamatergic phenotype of glucagon-like peptide 1 neurons in the caudal nucleus of the solitary tract in rats. Brain Structure & Function, 220 (5). pp. 3011-3022. ISSN 1863-2661

Zheng, Ronghuo and Xu, Ying and Chakraborty, Nilanjan and Lewis, Michael and Sycara, Katia (2015) Multi Agent Coordination for Demand Management with Energy Generation and Storage. In: International Conference on Group Decision and Negotiation . (In Press)

Zheng, Yaguang (2015) ELECTRONICALLY RECORDED SELF-WEIGHING IN BEHAVIORAL TREATMENT FOR WEIGHT LOSS. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhong, Jia and Narsinh, Kazim and Morel, Penelope A and Xu, Hongyan and Ahrens, Eric T. (2015) In Vivo Quantification of Inflammation in Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis Rats Using Fluorine-19 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Reveals Immune Cell Recruitment outside the Nervous System. PLoS ONE, 10 (10). e0140238. ISSN 1932-6203

Zhou, Miao (2015) Shared Resource Management for Non-Volatile Asymmetric Memory. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zhou, Pengcheng and Burton, Shawn D. and Snyder, Adam C. and Smith, Matthew A. and Urban, Nathaniel N. and Kass, Robert E. (2015) Establishing a Statistical Link between Network Oscillations and Neural Synchrony. PLoS Computational Biology, 11 (10). e1004549. ISSN 1553-7358

Zhou, Yang and Liu, Ling and Pu, Calton and Bao, Xianqiang and Lee, Kisung and Palanisamy, Balaji and Yigitoglu, Emre and Zhang, Qi (2015) Clustering Service Networks with Entity, Attribute and Link Heterogeneity. In: 22nd IEEE International Conference on Web Services, ICWS 2015.

Zhou, Yiqin and Zhang, Jianying and Wu, Haishan and Hogan, MaCalus V. and Wang, James H-C. (2015) The differential effects of leukocyte-containing and pure platelet-rich plasma (PRP) on tendon stem/progenitor cells - implications of PRP application for the clinical treatment of tendon injuries. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 6 (173). ISSN 1757-6512

Zhu, Lingxiang and Di, Peter Y P and Wu, Reen and Pinkerton, Kent E and Chen, Yin (2015) Repression of CC16 by cigarette smoke (CS) exposure. PloS one, 10 (1). e0116159. ISSN 1932-6203

Zhu, Rui and Karimi, Hassan A. (2015) Automatic Selection of Landmarks for Navigation Guidance. Transactions in GIS, 19 (2). pp. 247-261.

Zhu, Yaqun (2015) Quantum Chemistry Modeling of Homogeneous First-Row Transition Metal Catalysis. Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh.

Zimmerman, Richard K and Rinaldo, Charles R. and Nowalk, Mary Patricia and Balasubramani, G. K. and Moehling, Krissy K and Bullotta, Arlene and Eng, Heather F and Raviotta, Jonathan M and Sax, Theresa M and Wisniewski, Stephen R. (2015) Viral infections in outpatients with medically attended acute respiratory illness during the 2012–2013 influenza season. BMC Infectious Diseases, 15 (87). ISSN 1471-2334

Ziraldo, Cordelia and Solovyev, Alexey and Allegretti, Ana and Krishnan, Shilpa and Henzel, M. Kristi and Sowa, Gwendolyn and Brienza, David and An, Gary and Mi, Qi and Vodovotz, Yoram (2015) A Computational, Tissue-Realistic Model of Pressure Ulcer Formation in Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury. PLoS Computational Biology, 11 (6). e1004309. ISSN 1553-7358

Zou, Ningjing and Yang, Lan and Chen, Ling and Li, Tingting and Jin, Tingting and Peng, Hao and Zhang, Shumao and Wang, Dandan and Li, Ranran and Liu, Chunxia and Jiang, Jinfang and Wang, Lianghai and Liang, Weihua and Hu, Jianming and Li, Shugang and Wu, Chuanyue and Cui, Xiaobin and Chen, Yunzhao and Liu, Feng (2015) Heterozygote of TAP1 Codon637 decreases susceptibility to HPV infection but increases susceptibility to esophageal cancer among the Kazakh populations. Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research, 34 (70). ISSN 1756-9966

Zou, Xiuying (2015) Open Access, Digital Humanities, and the Chinese Land Records at the University of Pittsburgh. In: 44th annual conference, Mid-Atlantic Region Association for Asian Studies (MAR/AAS), Pittsburgh, October 9, 2015, University of Pittsburgh. (Unpublished)

Zou, Xiuying and Zhang, Haihui (2015) Digitizing Chinese Humanities at Pitt: Progress and Challenges. In: Society for Chinese Studies Librarians Annual Meeting, 2015, 26-27 March, 2015, Chicago. (Unpublished)

Zuckerman , Daniel (2015) Statistical Biophysics Blog. UNSPECIFIED.

Zuckerman , Daniel (2015) Statistical Biophysics Blog: Why Hair Gel Matters to Statistical Biophysicists. UNSPECIFIED.

Zuckerman , Daniel (2015) Statistical Biophysics Blog: Why Hair Gel Matters to Statistical Biophysicists. UNSPECIFIED.

Zweiacker, Kai (2015) In-situ TEM Investigation of Rapid Solidification of Aluminum and Aluminum Copper Alloys. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

Zwier, Karen (2015) Interventionist Causation in Physical Science. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

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