David DeMarco

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Police and law enforcement providers frequently come into contact with individuals who have psychiatric disorders, sometimes with tragic results. Repeated studies suggest that greater understanding of psychiatric conditions by police officers would be beneficial. Here we present a novel approach to training police officers to improve their interactions with(More)
Police and law enforcement providers frequently come in contact with individuals who have psychiatric disorders. Repeated studies suggest that greater understanding of psychiatric conditions by police officers would be beneficial. However, few training approaches have been examined. We present a novel approach to training police officers to interact with(More)
We examine the ascent of alkali basalt magma containing 2 wt percent water through a dike and into a horizontal subsurface drift as part of a risk assessment for the proposed high-level radioactive waste repository beneath Yucca Mountain, Nevada, USA. The probability of such an event is estimated to be 10 8-8107/yr for the proposed 10 yr compliance period(More)
Electrostatic discharge in quartz watches is becoming more and more important due to the use of plastic materials and tactile sensors. The discharge can lead to different type of dysfunction such as a simple reset, a latch-up, or the destruction of the electronics. In this paper, only the reversible dysfunction is considered. Electrostatic finite-element(More)
AN OVERVIEW OF MICROMECHANICS-BASED TECHNIQUES FOR THE ANALYSIS OF MICROSTRUCTURAL RANDOMNESS IN FUNCTIONALLY GRADED MATERIALS Fernando J. Ferrante Center for Nuclear Waste Regulatory Analyses Southwest Research Institute@ 6220 Culebra Road San Antonio, Texas 78238, U.S.A. e-mail: fferrante@swri.org Lori L. Graham-Brady Sanjay R. Arwade Katherine Acton(More)
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