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Kinetic Behavior of LiFePO4/C Thin Film Cathode Material for Lithium-Ion Batteries

. ISBN: 0-8247-4249-4. Pike Research. Lithium Ion Batteries for Electric Vehicles to Approach $8 Billion in Sales by 2015. PikeResearch.com [Online] 2009, [reference 28.06.2010.] http://www.pikeresearch.com/newsroom/lithium-ion-batteries-for-electric-vehicles-to-approach-8-billion-in-sales-by-2015 Patil A., Patil V., Shin D. W., Choi J.-W., Paik D.-S., Yoon S.-J., Issues and Challenges Facing Rechargeable Thin Film Lithium Batteries, Materials Research Bulletin , 2008, vol.43, p.1913

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Improvement of Solar PV Efficiency. Potential Materials for Organic Photovoltaic Cells

. 5. Sun, S-S., Sariciftci, N.S. Organic Photovoltaics: Mechanisms, Materials, and Devices (Optical Science and Engineering), CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, 2005 6. Brabec, J.C., Dyakonov, V., Parisi, J., Sariciftci, N.S. Organic photovoltaics. Concepts and realization, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2003 7. Peumans, P., Yakimov, A., Forrest, S.R. Small molecular weight organic thin-film photodetectors and solar cells, J. Appl. Phys. 93, 2003, p. 3693-3723. 8. Gunes, S., Neugebauer, H., Sariciftci, N

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Performance Analysis of Crystalline Silicon and CIGS Photovoltaic Modules in Outdoor Measurement

Sustain Energy Rev. 2015;41:284-297. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2014.08.046. [6] Singh GK. Energy. 2013;53:1-13. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2013.02.057. [7] Wenham SR, Green MA. Prog Photovoltaics. 1996;4:3-33. DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1099-159X(199601/02)4:1<3::AID-PIP117>3.0.CO;2-S. [8] Orbey N, Norsworthy G, Birkmire RW, Russell TWF. Prog Photovoltaics. 1998;6:79-86. DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1099-159X(199803/04)6:2<79::AID-PIP203>3.0.CO;2-N. [9] Krc J, Topic M. Optical Modeling and Simulation of Thin-Film Photovoltaic Devices. Boca Raton: CRC Press; 2016. [10

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Eye-tracking test design influences the relationship between gazing behaviour and evaluation decision

Workflow of the choosing, ranking, and rating task Abbildung 1. Ablauf der Auswahl-, Ranking- und Bewertungsaufgaben A pre-test was conducted with ten consumers before the main experiment, to make sure that the procedure and its instruction were clear and easy to understand for untrained participants. 2.6 Eye-tracking technique The Tobii-T60 eye tracker and Tobii studio software (version 3.0.5, Tobii Technology AB, Sweden) were used to gather and analyse data on the gazing behaviour of consumers. Test pictures were presented on a 17-inch-thin-film

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Aging concrete structures: a review of mechanics and concepts

initiation of corrosion, that is, the time from concrete casting to the moment when the reinforcement is no longer passivated, such as due to the effect of chlorides. In general, steel within concrete is protected against corrosion through a thin film of oxidation products, which form due to the high alkalinity of the surrounding concrete. Corrosion commences as soon as the pH-value drops below roughly 9.0 , caused by carbonation, chloride ingress, or physical damage. The quantity controlling the progress of corrosion is the so-called corrosion rate. This variable is

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Presence of Trypanosome Species and Anemic Status of Dogs in Zuru, Nigeria

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The aim of this research is to study the presence and prevalence of trypanosome species in local dogs between January and July, 2010 in the Zuru area of Kebbi State, Nigeria.Standard trypanosome detection methods comprising of wet blood films, thin films and microhaematocrit centrifugation technique were used to detect trypanosomes; while the degree of anemia was determined through the use of FAMACHA® eye colour chart and packed cell volume values. A total of 567 dogs were enumerated in fourteen locations within the study area out of which 192 (33.7%) were randomly examined and 4 (2.08%) were positive for the presence of trypanosomes. All positive samples morphologically belong to the Trypanosoma brucei group. The obtained PCV values showed that 50 (26.04%) dogs were anemic, while the FAMACHA® detected anemia status of varying degrees in 104 (77%) sampled dogs.These findings are significant as this is the first time that the trypanosome infection will be reported in dogs from the study area. This study establishes the presence of Trypanosoma brucei group in the study area, which is of zoonotic and economic importance.

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Indoor air pollution and the contribution of biosensors

resonance frequency due to mass loading, has shown high sensitivity for chemicals and has potential application related to artificial noses ( 75 ). For example, piezoelectric substrate modified with SnO2 thin films was used for development hydrogen gas surface acoustic wave (SAW) sensors ( 76 ). In this study, enhancement of the sensor performance was proceed by creating bi-layer sensing film made from SnO2 and highly dispersed palladium nanoparticle layers. Also, SAW based sensors were used to monitor methanol, diesels and benzenes ( 77 ), nitrogen dioxides ( 78

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Active And Intelligent Packaging Food – Research And Development – A Review

review. Meat Sci., 2006, 74,113-130. 37. Kim K., Kim E., Lee S.J., New enzymatic time-temperature integrator (TTI) that uses laccase. J. Food Eng., 2012, 113, 118-123. 38. Kui Y., Tay F.E.H., Measurement of longitudinal piezoelectric coefficient of thin films by a laser-scanning vibrometer, IEEE Trans. Ultrason. Ferroelectr. Freq. Control, 2003, 50, 113-116. 39. Kraśniewska K., Gniewosz M., Substances with antibacterial activity in edible films - a review. Pol. J. Food Nutr. Sci., 2012, 62, 199-206. 40

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An Allee Threshold Model for a Glioblastoma(GB)-Immune System(IS) Interaction with Fuzzy Initial Values

Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences 41 12 2018 4867 4876 [37] C. T. Sindi, J. Manafian, An optimal homotopy asymptotic method applied to the nonlinear thin film flow problems , International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow, (2018) 10.1108/HFF-08-2017-0300 Sindi C. T. Manafian J. An optimal homotopy asymptotic method applied to the nonlinear thin film flow problems International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow 2018 10.1108/HFF-08-2017-0300 [38] M. Dehgha, J. Manafian, A. Saadatmandi, Study of the wave

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Corrosion inhibition of iron surfaces with phosphatidic acid

for layer thickness was conducted in Thin Film Companion (TFC) software (Semiconsoft). Results Benchmarking the acidic corrosion of the iron surface To establish a reference, corrosion of iron in acetic acid was monitored using QCM. Experiments were performed with 0.1M and 0.01M acetic acid at 25 °C, and the rates of iron dissolution were established. Fig. 1 . shows and example of the experimental results, the effect of 10 mM acetic acid on the iron surface at 25 °C. After an initial period (~8 min) linear increase of the frequency from zero to 2.3 kHz is

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