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A review of methods and algorithms for optimizing construction scheduling
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A review of the methods and algorithms that have been developed to examine the area of construction schedule optimization (CSO) is undertaken. Expand
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Concentrations and health risk assessment of rare earth elements in vegetables from mining area in Shandong, China.
To investigate the concentrations of rare earth elements in vegetables and assess human health risk through vegetable consumption, a total of 301 vegetable samples were collected from mining area andExpand
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Acute toxicological effects of zinc oxide nanoparticles in mice after intratracheal instillation
Abstract Background: Zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO NPs) are increasingly being used in industry. Objective: To evaluate the acute toxicology of ZnO NPs in Mice. Methods: ZnO NPs were intratracheallyExpand
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Health risk assessment of rare earth elements in cereals from mining area in Shandong, China
To investigate the concentrations of rare earth elements in cereals and assess human health risk through cereal consumption, a total of 327 cereal samples were collected from rare earth mining areaExpand
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Mycotoxins in wheat flour and intake assessment in Shandong province of China
ABSTRACT In the present study, the occurrence and contamination levels of eight mycotoxins were investigated in wheat flour samples (n = 359) from Shandong Province of China. Samples were determinedExpand
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Nonlinear optimal feedback control for lunar module soft landing
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In this paper, the task of achieving the soft landing of a lunar module such that the fuel consumption and the flight time are minimized is formulated as an optimal control problem. Expand
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Object-oriented model for life cycle management of electrical instrumentation control projects
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Abstract Electrical instrumentation and control (EIC) systems can account for as much as 60% of maintainable items as well as being critical to safe and efficient operations. Expand
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Documentation errors in instrumentation and electrical systems: Toward productivity improvement using System Information Modeling
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This paper classifies and quantifies errors in 106 drawings and the cable schedule used to document for the electrical package for an Iron Ore Stacker Conveyor. Expand
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Object oriented modeling: Retrospective systems information model for constructability assessment
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A SIM model was used to examine a tender proposal from a construction subcontractor (CS) of the EPC; discrepancies arose due to the prevailing errors and omissions. Expand
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Off the rails: The cost performance of infrastructure rail projects
Governments in Australia place great emphasis on the development and expansion of their rail networks to improve productivity and service the increasing needs and demands from businesses andExpand
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