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Use of electric vehicles (EVs) has been viewed by many as a way to significantly reduce US oil dependence, operate vehicles more efficiently, and reduce carbon emissions. Due to the potential benefits of EVs, the federal and local governments have allocated considerable funding and taken a number of legislative and regulatory steps to promote EV deployment(More)
This study was to investigate the immunotoxicological potential of corn genetically modified (GM) with Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) Cry1Ah gene in BALB/c mice. Female BALB/c mice were randomly assigned to one of the four groups: the negative control group, the parental corn group, the GM corn group and the positive control group with 10 mice per group. Mice(More)
1 This project was funded in its entirety under contract to the California Department of Transportation. Transportation assume no liability for the contents or use thereof. The contents do not necessarily reflect the official views or policies of the State of California or the Department of Transportation. This report does not constitute a standard,(More)
A research team in the California State Polytechnic University, Pomona has developed a GIS-based earthquake warning software package called QuakeView for Southern California Edison (SCE). QuakeView is the core module of the SCE emergency preparedness system. It estimates wave fronts of earthquakes. It consists of two primary components: the earthquake(More)
This study evaluates the benefits and costs of smart transit technologies at San Luis Obispo Transit, a small transit operation. In 2001, the California Department of Transportation test-deployed its new program entitled " Efficient Deployment of Advanced Public Transportation Systems (EDAPTS) ". The purpose of the field study was to make low-cost,(More)
79 SEVERAL WINDOWS ® APPLICAtion systems have been developed for the transportation industry with the support of federal, state and local funding agencies. Many of these systems have not passed a systematic acceptance test prior to being delivered to users, thus resulting in user dissatisfaction, frustration and distrust of the systems when they fail to(More)
The role of maternal allergen exposure in the allergenicity of the offspring remains controversial. Some studies have shown that maternal exposure is a risk factor for allergy in the offspring, whereas other studies have shown that maternal exposure induces immune tolerance and protects offspring from allergy disease. Therefore, we utilized maternal rat(More)
Most of the studies are focused on the general crashes or total crash counts with considerably less research dedicated to different crash types. This study employs the Systemic approach for detection of hotspots and comprehensively cross-validates five multivariate models of crash type-based HSID methods which incorporate spatial and temporal random(More)
Virtualization is taken as a special operating phenomenon, which is widely applied in industry circles and becoming a hot spot in academic circles. So, in order to explain the phenomenon and solve the problem of the motives in different stages of enterprises' development, two Chinese indigenous companies' interviews and cases are used in this paper. By(More)