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steering flow

Overview page. Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.

A fundamental flow (e.g. the westerly zonal flow) that exerts a major influence on the motion of some specific smaller disturbances that are embedded within it. In the case of tropical...

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steering flow

Overview page. Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.

A fundamental flow (e.g. the westerly zonal flow) that exerts a major influence on the motion of some specific smaller disturbances that are embedded within it. In the case of tropical...

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steering flow

Storm Dunlop.

in A Dictionary of Weather

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Environmental Science. 44 words.

A fundamental flow (e.g. the westerly zonal flow) that exerts a major influence on the motion of some specific

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Cortical Neuronal Responses to Optic Flow Are Shaped by Visual Strategies for Steering

William K. Page and Charles J. Duffy.

in Cerebral Cortex

April 2008; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience. 9624 words.

We hypothesized that neuronal responses to virtual self-movement would be enhanced during steering tasks. We recorded the activity of medial superior temporal (MSTd) neurons in monkeys...

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Processes and Critiques of the Indo-Chinese Comprehensive Plan of Action: An Instrument of International Burden-Sharing?

Richard Towle.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

September 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 13662 words.

The Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indo-Chinese Refugees was devised to respond to the many thousands of people fleeing Vietnam and Laos in the 1980s. The principal objectives of the CPA...

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Cue integration for the perception and control of self-movement in ageing and Alzheimer's disease

Mark Mapstone, David Logan and Charles J. Duffy.

in Brain

P ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 9503 words.

The perception and control of self-movement relies on visual cues derived from the radial patterns of optic flow and from the relative motion of objects within view. Optic flow and object...

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Introduction

Atish R. Ghosh, Jonathan D. Ostry and Mahvash S. Qureshi.

in Taming the Tide of Capital Flows

January 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. 8712 words.

This introductory chapter provides an overview of capital flows to emerging markets. In principle, cross-border capital flows to emerging markets have the potential to bring several...

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Spontaneous Thought and Goal Pursuit

Eric Klinger, Ernst H.W. Koster and Igor Marchetti.

in The Oxford Handbook of Spontaneous Thought

May 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Cognitive Neuroscience. 13208 words.

Spontaneous thoughts occur by default in the interstices between directed, task-oriented thoughts or moments of perceptual scrutiny. Their contents are overwhelmingly related to thinkers’...

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Towards complete and accurate reporting of studies of diagnostic accuracy: the STARD initiative

Patrick M Bossuyt, Johannes B Reitsma, David E Bruns, Constantine A Gatsonis, Paul P Glasziou, Les M Irwig, Jeroen G Lijmer, David Moher, Drummond Rennie and Henrica CW de Vet.

in Family Practice

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 3124 words.

Objective. Our aim was to improve the accuracy and completeness of reporting of studies of diagnostic accuracy in order to allow readers to assess the potential for bias in a...

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Circuits of Faith

Michael Farquhar.

November 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Islam. 288 pages.

This book considers efforts undertaken by the Saudi political and religious establishments to widen the sphere of Wahhabi influence beyond the kingdom’s borders from the mid-twentieth...

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Forage type and fish oil cause shifts in rumen bacterial diversity

Sharon A. Huws, Michael R.F. Lee, Stefan M. Muetzel, Mark B. Scott, R. John Wallace and Nigel D. Scollan.

in FEMS Microbiology Ecology

August 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. 6506 words.

Despite evidence supporting improved incorporation of beneficial polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) into ruminant products, such as meat and milk, following red clover and fish oil (FO)...

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Challenges to participation in action research

Renata Ferraz de Toledo and Leandro Luiz Giatti.

in Health Promotion International

March 2015; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 7423 words.

In order to understand and take action in complex health and environmental issues, we intend to analyse the conditions that are needed for those at risk to participate in research and...

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Controllability of linear difference equations in Hilbert spaces and applications

Hugo Leiva and Jahnett Uzcategui.

in IMA Journal of Mathematical Control and Information

September 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics. 0 words.

In this paper, we present necessary and sufficient conditions for the exact and approximate controllability of the following linear difference equation:where Z, U are Hilbert spaces, A(·) ∈ null...

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Network Management Reconsidered: An Inquiry into Management of Network Structures in Public Sector Service Provision

R. Karl Rethemeyer and Deneen M. Hatmaker.

in Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory

October 2008; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Administration. 13106 words.

Although policy and collaborative networks have been studied since the 1970s and 1980s, only recently has the management of these entities come under greater scrutiny. Studies of “network...

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Translating Cool: Cinematic Exchange between Hong Kong, Hollywood and Bollywood

Rashna Wadia Richards.

in Transnational Film Remakes

January 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Film. 5798 words.

Film historians have long noted the various intertexts of Bollywood cinema, which has historically evolved from the intermingling of Sanskrit drama, folk mythology, Parsi theatre, and...

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The Hybrid Media System

Andrew Chadwick.

October 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Politics; International Relations. 360 pages.

The diffusion and rapid evolution of new communication technologies has created a pressing need to understand the complex forces reshaping media and politics. Who is emerging as powerful in...

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The Hybrid Media System

Andrew Chadwick.

September 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 272 pages.

The diffusion and rapid evolution of new communication technologies has created a pressing need to understand the complex forces reshaping media and politics. Who is emerging as powerful in...

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Selective-site pacing in paediatric patients: use of the SelectSecure System and risk of vein occlusion

Fulvio Gabbarini and Gabriella Agnoletti.

in EP Europace

September 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 1703 words.

Aims

Few data are available about selective-site pacing in children. A 4.1 Fr lead is now available: it has to be introduced through an 8.4 Fr steerable...

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Horace.

Edited by John Davie and Robert Cowan.

in Oxford World's Classics: Horace: Satires and Epistles

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

What kind of winter has Velia, my friend Vala, what’s the climate at Salernum, what sort of people live there, what’s the road like (for Antonius Musa makes Baiae surplus to my needs, and yet he puts...

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Climate of Eastern Africa

Pierre Camberlin.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online January 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology. 20678 words.

Eastern Africa, classically presented as a major dry climate anomaly region in the otherwise wet equatorial belt, is a transition zone between the monsoon domains of West Africa and the...

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OP21. ULTRASOUND IN GIANT CELL ARTERITIS

W. A. Schmidt.

in Rheumatology

July 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 0 words.

Background: Several imaging studies have been recently applied in diagnosis of GCA. They display characteristic wall swelling, stenoses, and occlusions of arteries. Since...

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