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Positive feedbacks in the fire dynamic of closed canopy tropical forests
The incidence and importance of fire in the Amazon have increased substantially during the past decade, but the effects of this disturbance force are still poorly understood. The forest fire dynamicsExpand
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Statistical-mechanical foundation of the ubiquity of Lévy distributions in Nature.
Constantino Tsallis, ' Silvio V. F. Levy, Andre M. C. Souza, " and Roger Maynard 'Department of Chemistry, Baker Laboratory, and Materials Science Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, New YorkExpand
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Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus faecium: First Case in Brazil.
We report a fatal case of septicemia due to a vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium in a 9 year old girl with aplastic anemia. The isolate was also resistant to ampicillin, teicoplanin,Expand
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Use of growth retardants in wheat
In general, lodging has been controlled by restricting nitrogen fertilizer application and/or using short cultivars. Growth retardants can also be used to solve this problem.The objective of thisExpand
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Polarized raman study of single-wall semiconducting carbon nanotubes
Polarized Raman spectra were obtained from a rope of aligned semiconducting single-wall nanotubes (SWNTs) in the vicinity of the D band and the G band. Based on group theory analysis and relatedExpand
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HIV aspartyl protease inhibitors as promising compounds against Candida albicans
Cells of Candida albicans (C. albicans ) can invade humans and may lead to mucosal and skin infections or to deep-seated mycoses of almost all inner organs, especially in immunocompromised patients.Expand
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Revisiting Stainless Steel as PWR Fuel Rod Cladding after Fukushima Daiichi Accident
In the past, stainless steel was utilized as cladding in many PWRs (pressurized water reactors), and its performance under irradiation was excellent. However, stainless steel was replaced byExpand
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The Relationship between Meteorological Variables and Clearness Index for Four Urban/Suburban Areas of Brazilian Cities
This study aimed to examine the relationship between meteorological variables and the clearness index for three sites in Cuiaba city and one site in Chapada dos Guimaraes city, Brazil during 2007. ItExpand
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Energy dependence of multifragmentation in 84Kr+197Au collisions.
  • Peaslee, Tsang, +29 authors Carlin
  • Physics, Medicine
  • Physical review. C, Nuclear physics
  • 1 May 1994
The relationship between observed intermediate mass fragment and total charged particle multiplicities has been measured for [sup 84]Kr + [sup 197]Au collisions at energies between [ital E]/[italExpand
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