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As rural public transit systems are vital to the livelihood of rural Americans, improving the operations of these systems is the focus of this work. The use of performance measures to evaluate operation is essential to maintain growth and avoid becoming stagnant. The main goal of this study was to examine existing performance measures (PM) and modify them(More)
In a dynamic lightpath allocation scheme, a lightpath is established on-demand, in response to a request for communication. The optimization techniques traditionally used in determining an optimum routing and wavelength assignment (RWA) in a robust WDM network are quite complex, requiring a significant amount of time. In this paper we introduce a new(More)
BACKGROUND Increased awareness amongst large population groups is a major determinant for the prevention of diabetes and its complications as well as related metabolic disorders. Knowledge and attitude are the principal markers of awareness that need to be studied in various population groups in specific racial and cultural contexts. The present study was(More)
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