Learn More
Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the MacArthur Foundation, members of the Council of State Governments, or the project's advisory group. The Council of State Governments Justice Center is a national nonprofit organization that serves policymakers at the(More)
Recent experiments at the Sandia National Laboratory Z facility have called into question models used in calculating opacity, of importance for modeling stellar interiors. An effort is being made to reproduce these results at the National Ignition Facility (NIF). These experiments require a new X-ray opacity spectrometer (OpSpec) spanning 540 eV-2100 eV(More)
To provide better customer service, NCJRS has made this Federally-funded grant final report available electronically in addition to traditional paper copies. Opinions or points of view expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official position or policies of the U.S. ABSTRACT While the institutions of the criminal justice(More)
The so-called ambiguity of taste perception of D-mannose has been traced to actual differences in taste between the two anomers of this substance. Preliminary data indicate strongly that the alpha-anomer is sweet (sucrose-like) and the beta-anomer is bitter (quinine-like). The difference in taste is attributed to the slight difference in structures of the(More)
  • 1