Jack M. Nilles

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Presents the results of extensive surveys of about 400 telecommuters in the USA, including transportation impacts, and whether telecommuting is actually related to any net reduction in travel in general and in car use in particular. Gives findings from trip logs completed by driving age household members for an entire week. Concludes also that teleworking(More)
Direct analysis in real time (DART) is an ion source that permits rapid mass spectrometric detection of gases, liquids, and solids in open air under ambient conditions. It is a unique technology in the field of chemical weapons detectors in that it does not require a vapor pressure, does not require sample preparation, and is nondestructive to the original(More)
Biotoxin activity assays typically involve multistep sample preparation, multicomponent reactions, multistep analysis, or a combination thereof. We report a single-step, real-time ricin activity assay that requires little or no sample preparation and employs direct analysis in real time mass spectrometry. The release of adenine from the inhomogeneous(More)
This is an overview of some techniques and rules for estimating the future course of events and assessing the impact of those events on your future and that of your organization over periods of a few years to a decade or three. Although many of the methods used in this review are quantitative, it is extremely important to realize that they are only(More)
The core concept of ee-learning is that the real world becomes the learning environment; in this environment, the purpose of the instructor is to help the distant and/or time-shifted student assimilate and evaluate his or her real world experiences, share them with others, and relate them to the disciplines of the academy. ee-Learning is similar to(More)
Talks on Information Management. The IDIMT conferences have now a proud tradition of inter-disciplinarity and openness for systemic ideas. Tele-cooperative working/learning solutions offer a proper scene for this: to let hardware and software technologies, managerial systems, economical models and even behavioral recommendations meet in the arena. “Working(More)