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Publications from 1998

Sampling Strategies for sub-100 nm Overlay, B. Rangarajan

Optimal sampling strategies for sub-100-nm overlay, Bharath Rangarajan, Michael K. Templeton, Luigi Capodieci, and Ramkumar Subramanian

The American manufactory : art, labor, and the world of things in the early republic / Laura Rigal, Laura Rigal

Effects of Exposure to Grain Dust in Polish Farmers: Work-Related Symptoms and Immunologic Response to Microbial Antigens Associated with Dust, Czeslawa Skorska, Barbara Mackiewicz, Jacek Dutkiewicz, Ewa Krysinska-Traczyk, Janusz Milanowski, Helen Feltovich, Jeffrey Lange, and Peter S. Thorne

Decreased transpiration in polar trees exposed to 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene, P. L. Thompson, L. A. Ramer, A. P. Guffey, and Jerald L. Schnoor

Uptake and transformation of TNT by hybrid poplar trees, P. L. Thompson, L. A. Ramer, and Jerald L. Schnoor

An overview of scale, pattern, process relationships in geomorphology; a remote sensing and GIS perspective, Stephen Walsh, David Butler, and George Malanson

Soul Food: Where the Chitterling Hits the (Primal) Pan, Doris Witt

A topographically-based model for seed dispersal and swamp dynamics, N. Xiao, David A. Bennett, B. Middleton, and K. Fessel

Publications from 1997

Dynamic scheduling of design activities with resource constraints, Upendra Belhe and Andrew Kusiak

A framework for the integration of geographical information systems and modelbase management, David A. Bennett

Managing Geographical Models as Repositories of Scientific Knowledge, David A. Bennett

Exploring the solution space of semi- structured spatial problems using genetic algorithms, David A. Bennett, G. A. Wade, and Marc Armstrong

Developing distributed geoprocessing capabilities, David A. Bennett, Greg A. Wade, and Raja Sengupta

Late-middle and early-late Wisconsin glaciation in north central Iowa; Geological Society of America, North-Central Section, 31st annual meeting, E. Arthur Bettis III

Linked depressions on the Des Moines Lobe, E. Arthur Bettis III and Deborah J. Quade

Coral reef community dynamics over 8 million years of evolutionary time; stasis and turnover, Ann F. Budd and K. G. Johnson

Uptake and metabolism of atrazine by poplar trees, J. G. Burken and Jerald L. Schnoor

Choosing to feel: virtue, friendship, and compassion for friends, Diana Fritz Cates

The influence of recruiter characteristics and organizational recruitment support on perceived recruiter effectiveness: Views from applicants and recruiters, Mary L. Connerley and Sara L. Rynes


Effects of Restricted Knee Flexion and Walking Speed on the Vertical Ground Force Reaction During Gait, Thomas M. Cook, Kevin P. Farrell, Iva A. Carey, Joan M. Gibbs, and Gregory E. Wiger

Photopolymerizations of vinyl ester: Glass fiber composites, l. S. Coons, B. Rangarajan, D. Godshall, and A. B. Scranton

The Kinetics of Grain Dust-induced Inflammation of the Lower Respiratory Tract, Daniel C. Deetz, Paul J. Jagielo, Timothy J. Quinn, Peter S. Thorne, Shari A. Bleuer, and David A. Schwartz

Development of a flow spreader for fish bypass outfalls, Jeffrey S. Den Bleyker, Larry J. Weber, and A. Jacob Odgaard

Recalcitrant Students and Arts of Resistance, Barbara J. Eckstein

Robust Tolerance Design With the Integer Programming Approach, Chang-Xue (Jack) Feng and Andrew Kusiak

Scheduling models for setup reduction, Chang-Xue Feng, Andrew Kusiak, and Chun-Che Huang

Prospective epidemiologic evaluation of laboratory animal allergy among university employees, Laurence J. Fuortes, LeAnn Weih, Paul Pomrehn, and Peter S. Thorne

Design of assembly systems for modular products, David W. He and Andrew Kusiak

Remediation of lead-,zinc- and cadmium-contminated soils, R. E. Hester, Harrison R., Michael Lambert, and Jerald L. Schnoor

Modularity in design of products and systems, Chun-Che Huang and Andrew Kusiak

XML-based modeling of corporate memory, Chun-Che Huang, Tzu-Liang Tseng, and Andrew Kusiak

Late Quaternary temporal and event classifications, Great Lakes region, North America, W H. Johnson, Ardith Hansel, E. Arthur Bettis III, and Paul F. Karrow

Effect of hybrid poplar trees on microbial populations important to hazardous waste bioremediation, J. L. Jordahl, L. Foster, Jerald L. Schnoor, and P. J.J. Alvarez

Geoarchaeological variability among two central Iowa drainage basins; Geological Society of America, 1997 annual meeting, Joseph R. Krieg, E. Arthur Bettis III, and Richard G. Baker

Design for agile assembly: an operational perspective, Andrew Kusiak and D. W. He

Design of modular digital circuits for testability, Andrew Kusiak and Chun-Che Huang

Design of parts and manufacturing systems for reliability and maintainability, Andrew Kusiak and Gun Ho Lee

Data modelling with IDEF1x, Andrew Kusiak, Terry Letsche, and Armen Zakarian

Application of flow cytometry and fluorescent in situ hybridization for assessment of exposures to airborne bacteria, Jeffrey L. Lange, Peter S. Thorne, and Nancy Lynch


Contribution of selected scapulothoracic muscle forces to the control of accessory scapular motions, P M. Ludewig and Thomas M. Cook

Activation of the Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Kit Is Required for the Proliferation of Melanoblasts in the Mouse Embryo, Marina A. Mackenzie, Siobhan A. Jordan, Peter S. Budd, and Ian J. Jackson

Effects of feedbacks and seed rain on ecotone patterns, George P. Malanson

Effects of dispersal, population delays, and forest fragmentation on tree migration rates, George P. Malanson and David M. Cairns

Coatings Formed by the Photopolymerization of Epoxidized Soybean Oil Containing Cyclohexanedimethanol Divinylether as a Reactive Diluent, A. M. Mathur

Synthesis and ion-binding properties of polymeric pseudocrown ethers II: template ion induced cyclization of oligomeric ethylene glycol diacrylates, A. M. Mathur and Alec B. Scranton

Validation of a three-dimensional numerical model using field measurements in a large scale river reach, Ehab A. Meselhe and Larry J. Weber

Effect of viscosity on the rate of photosensitization of diaryliodonium salts by anthracene, S. K. Moorjani, B. Rangarajan, and Alec B. Scranton

UV Curing of Composites: Optimization of Initiators, V. Narayanan

Photopolymerization of composites, V. Narayanan and Alec B. Scranton

Hydrogeologic implications for siting large-scale waste-containment systems on the Des Moines Lobe in Iowa; 1997 abstracts with programs, The Geological Society of America, 31st annual North-Central Section, Deborah J. Quade, E. Arthur Bettis III, Bernard E. Hoyer, and Robert D. Libra

Air Quality Assessments in the Vicinity of Swine Production Facilities, Stephen J. Reynolds, Kelley J. Donham, Jason Stookesberry, Peter S. Thorne, Periasamy Subramanian, Kendall Thu, and Paul Whitten

Sensory nerve recovery following median nerve provocation in carpal tunnel syndrome, John C. Rosecrance, Thomas M. Cook, and Raymond C. Bingham

Experienced hiring versus college recruiting: Practices and emerging trends, Sara L. Rynes, Marc O. Orlitzky, and Robert D. Bretz

Uptake and transformation of trichloroethylene by edible garden plants, W. E. Schnabel, A. C. Dietz, J. G. Burken, and Jerald L. Schnoor

East Central Europe: An environment in transition, Jerald L. Schnoor, J. N. Galloway, and B. Moldan

CpG motifs in bacterial DNA cause inflammation in the lower respiratory tract, David A. Schwartz, Timothy J. Quinn, Peter S. Thorne, Sadath Sayeed, Ae-Kyung Yi, and Arthur M. Krieg

Respiratory symptoms and lung function abnormalities among machine operators in automobile production, Nancy L. Sprince, Peter S. Thorne, William Popendorf, and Craig Zwerling

Field Evaluation of Endotoxin Air Sampling Assay Methods, Peter S. Thorne, Stephen J. Reynolds, Donald K. Milton, and Peggy D. Bloebaum

GNS: A Distributed Hierarchical Topical Nomenclature for Geographic Data, G. A. Wade and David A. Bennett

An interactive distributed architecture for geographical modeling, G. A. Wade, David A. Bennett, and R. Sengupta

Unique approach for physical model studies of nitrogen gas supersaturation, Larry J. Weber and Carl Mannheim

Modeling manufacturing dependability, Armen Zakarian and Andrew Kusiak

Effects of vibration frequency and postural changes on human responses to seated whole-body vibration exposure, Chris L. Zimmermann and Thomas M. Cook


Operating engineers: Work-related musculoskeletal disorders and the trade., Chris L. Zimmermann, Thomas M. Cook, and John C. Rosecrance


Work-related musculoskeletal symptoms and injuries among operating engineers : A review and guidelines for improvement., Chris L. Zimmermann, Thomas M. Cook, and John C. Rosecrance

Publications from 1996

Holocene Paleoenvironments of Northeast Iowa, R. G. Baker, E. Arthur Bettis III, D. P. Schwert, and D. J. G. Horton

Novel reversible multiblock copolymeric emulsifiers and thickeners., B. C. Becker, A. C. Meeks, A. M. Mathur, and A. B. Scranton

The house of quality in a design process, U. Belhe

Modeling Relationships Among Design Activities, U. Belhe and Andrew Kusiak

Scheduling design activities with a pull system approach, Upendra D. Belhe and Andrew Kusiak

An Inductive Knowledge-based Approach to Terrain Feature Extraction, David A. Bennett and Marc P. Armstrong

Agent Mediated Consensus-Building for Environmental Problems: A Genetic Algorithm Approach, David A. Bennett, Marc P. Armstrong, and G. Wade

Agent mediated links between GIS and spatial modeling software using a model definition language, David A. Bennett, Marc P. Armstrong, and G. Wade

Fragmented forest response to climatic warming and disturbance, David A. Bennett, Marc P. Armstrong, and F. Weirich

Surficial and bedrock geologic mapping in Linn County, Iowa; Iowa's contribution to the STATEMAP Program; 30th annual meeting of the Geological Society of America, North-Central Section; abstracts with programs, E. Arthur Bettis III, Greg A. Ludvigson, James D. Giglierano, and Mary R. Howes

Paleoclimatic records extracted from loess/Paleosol sequences from midcontinental North America; AMQUA 1996; program and abstracts of the 14th biennial meeting; Global warming; interglacials, interstadials, climatic optima, and other events, E. Arthur Bettis III and Daniel R. Muhs

The evolution of a Pleistocene chronology in the type region of North American continental glaciation; 30th annual meeting of the Geological Society of America, North-Central Section; abstracts with programs, E. Arthur Bettis III and Carl F. Vondra

The role of atopy in grain dust-induced airway disease, C. A. Blaski, W. D. Clapp, Peter S. Thorne, and T. J. Quinn

Nasal lavage cellularity, grain dust, and airflow obstruction, Christine A. Blaski, Janet L. Watt, Timothy J. Quinn, Peter S. Thorne, and David A. Schwartz


Work-related musculoskeletal disorders among physical therapists, Byron E. Bork, Thomas M. Cook, John C. Rosecrance, Kristen A. Englehardt, Mary-Ellen J. Thomason, Ivalyn J. Wauford, and Rachel K. Worley

Neogene marine invertebrates of tropical America; a World-Wide Web taxonomy database; Sixth North American paleontological convention; abstracts of papers, Ann F. Budd, Charles T. Foster, H. H. Fortunato, and J. Golden

Phytoremediation: Plant uptake of atrazine and role of root exudates, J. G. Burken and Jerald L. Schnoor

A major sediment pulse in a subalpine river caused by debris flows in Montana, USA, David Butler and George P. Malanson

Earliest Evolution Associated with Closure of the Tropical American Seaway, Laurel S. Collins, Ann F. Budd, and Anthony G. Coates


Work-related musculoskeletal symptoms among construction workers in the pipe trades, Thomas M. Cook, John C. Rosecrance, and Chris L. Zimmermann

Iconicity, immersion and otherness: the Hegelian 'dive' of J. M. Coetzee and Adrienne Rich, Barbara J. Eckstein


A Conversation about Kwame Anthony Appiah's In My Father's House, Barbara J. Eckstein, Mahoumbah Klobah, Mawuena Logan, Dean Makuluni, Cherry Muhanji, and Theresa Riffe

Representation of functions and features in detail design, Chang-Xue Feng, Chun-Che Huang, Andrew Kusiak, and Pei-Gen Li

Integer programming approach as an alternative to the quality loss function in tolerance design, Chang-Xue (Jack) Feng and Andrew Kusiak

Ductile flow of middle to lower crust in the northern Colorado extensional corridor; constraints from temporal changes in lead isotopic compositions of pre, syn and post extensional volcanic rock, Daniel L. Feuerbach, Mark K. Reagan, J. E. Faulds, and J. D. Walker

Epidemiologic assessment of laboratory animal allergy among university employees, Laurence J. Fuortes, LeAnn Weih, Martin L. Jones, and Leon p. Burmeister

A scheduling problem in glass manufacturing, David W. He and Andrew Kusiak

Performance analysis of modular products, David W. He and Andrew Kusiak

Production planning and scheduling in virtual manufacturing, David W. He and Andrew Kusiak

Dynamics of gaseous semivolatile organic compounds in a terrestrial ecosystem - effects of diurnal and seasonal climate variations, Keri C. Hornbuckle and Steven J. Eisenreich

Overview of Kanban systems, C. Huang and Andrew Kusiak

Evolution & environment in tropical America, Jeremy B. Jackson, Ann F. Budd, and Anthony G. Coates

Role of endotoxin in grain dust-induced lung inflammation in mice, Paula J. Jagielo, Peter S. Thorne, Jeffrey A. Kern, Timothy J. Quinn, and David A. Schwartz

Grain dust and endotoxin inhalation challenges produce similar inflammatory responses in normal subjects, Paul J. Jagielo, Peter S. Thorne, Janet L. Watt, Kathy L. Frees, Timothy J. Quinn, and David A. Schwartz