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Conference Proceedings

A Comparison of Simulation Methods for Continuous Time Sigma Delta Modulators, Peter A. Stubberud and Benju Koirala

Constant-Space Self-Stabilizing Token Distribution in Trees, Yuichi Sudo, Ajoy K. Datta, Lawrence L. Larmore, and Toshimitsu Masuzawa


Self-Stabilizing Token Distribution with Constant-Space for Trees, Yuichi Sudo, Ajoy K. Datta, Lawrence L. Larmore, and Toshimitsu Masuzawa


Loosely-Stabilizing Leader Election with Polylogarithmic Convergence Time, Yuichi Sudo, Fukuhito Ooshita, Hirotsugu Kukugawa, Toshimitsu Masuzawa, Ajoy K. Datta, and Lawrence L. Larmore

High-Sensitivity Fiber Optic Magnetic Field Sensor with Balanced Single Fiber Interferometric Readout, Ke-Xun Sun

Exploring cCHE2D and its Sediment Modelling Capabilities, Balbhardra Thakur, Ranjan Parajuli, Ajay Kalra, and Sajjad Ahmad


A Low Complexity and Bandwidth Efficient Procedure for OFDM Data Reconstruction in DSC 5G Networks, Vahid Vahidi and Ebrahim Saberinia


OFDM High Speed Train Communication Systems in 5G Cellular Networks, Vahid Vahidi and Ebrahim Saberinia

Using Building Information Modeling Programs to Understand the Built Environment of the Virgin Branch Puebloan Culture, Benjamin Van Alstyne and Karen G. Harry

Transformer-DARwIn: A Hybrid Locomotion Humanoid Designed to Walk or Roll, Jean Chagas Vaz and Paul Y. Oh

Concurrent Lock-Free Unbounded Priority Queue with Mutable Priorities, Ivan Walulya, Bapi Chetterjee, Ajoy K. Datta, Rashmi Niyolia, and Philippas Tsigas

Effects of Axial Restraint on Seismic Performance of R/C Frame Beams and Beam-Column Joints, Liping Wang, Ying Tian, Wenwen Luo, Guichen Li, Wei Zhang, and Siwei Liu

A Compressed Sensing X-ray Camera with a Multilayer Architecture, Z Wang, O Iaroshenko, S Li, T Liu, N Parab, W W. Chen, P Chu, G T. Kenyon, R Lipton, and K X. Sun

Adaptive Signal Processing for BLE-based Sensors for Construction Proximity Applications, Xiaoyu Yang, Jee Woong Park, and Yong K. Cho

A New Cyclic Cryptographic Algorithm, Evangelos A. Yfantis

A New Elliptic Cryptographic Algorithm, Evangelos A. Yfantis and Elizabeth F. Dettrey

Modeling Landscape Performance, Phillip Zawarus

Finding the Way: Transformation through Engaged Dialogue and Action, Phillip W. Zawarus and Daniel Ortega


Prediction of Online Social Networks Users' Behaviors with a Game Theoretic Approach, Felix Zhan, Gabriella Laines, Sarah Deniz, Sahan Paliskara, Irvin Ochoa, Idania Guerra, Shahab Tayeb, Carter Chiu, Martin Pirouz, Elliott Ploutz, Justin Zhan, Laxmi Gewali, and Paul Oh


An Efficient Alternative to Personalized Page Rank for Friend Recommendations, Felix Zhan, Brandon Waters, Maria Mijangos, LeAnn Chung, Raghav Bhagat, Tanvi Bhagat, Matin Pirouz, Carter Chiu, Shahab Tayeb, Elliott Ploutz, Justin Zhan, and Laxmi Gewali

Performance-Based Optimal Seismic Design of Multi-Story RC Frame Buildings, Chunyu Zhang and Ying Tian

Pulmonary Nodules Segmentation Method Based on Auto-encoder, Guodong Zhang, Mao Guo, Zhaoxuan Gong, Jing Bi, Yoohwan Kim, and Wei Guo

Gaussian Highpass Filters-based Convolutional Neural Network for Pulmonary Nodules Detection in CT Images, Guodong Zhang, Lingchuang Kong, Wei Guo, Jia Guo, Zhenyu Zhu, Yoohwan Kim, and Zhaoxuan Gong

Lung Nodules Detection Based on Modified Extreme Learning Machine with Deep Convolutional Features, Guodong Zhang, Yuxuan Sun, Lingchuang Kong, Jing Bi, Zhaoxuan Gong, Yoohwan Kim, and Wei Guo

False Positive Reduction of Pulmonary Nodules using Three-channel Samples, Guodong Zhang, Wanwan Zhang, Zhaoxuan Gong, Jing Bi, Yoohwan Kim, and Wei Guo

Curriculum Materials

Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis in a Patient with Ulcerative Colitis Flare, Lisa M. Connors, Rooman Ahad, Paul H. Janda, and Z Mudasir

String Division Handbook School of Music University of Nevada - Las Vegas 2018-2019, Weiwei Le; Ambroise Aubrun; Kate Hamilton; Andrew Smith; Brycen Ingersoll University of Nevada, Las Vegas; and Ricardo Cobo

AIA+2030 Online Series Course 5: Employing Passive Systems for Load Reduction, Edward Mazria, Erik Rick Sommerfeld, Pablo La Roche, Amarpreet Sethi, and Alfredo Fernandez- Gonzales

Landscape Arch Design III, Phillip W. Zawarus


Q&A With Becky Harris, Chairwoman of the Nevada Gaming Control Board, Sue Schneider and Becky Harris

Letters to the Editor

Commentary on Viewpoint: V O2peak is an Acceptable Estimate of Cardiorespiratory Fitness but Not V O2max, Dharini M. Bhammar and Tony G. Babb

Gambling Vs. Gaming: A Commentary on the Role of Regulatory, Industry, and Community Stakeholders in the Loot Box Debate, Abarbanel Brett


Interrupted Time Series Needed to Analyze Effects of Propoxyphene Withdrawal From Market and Health Outcome Trend Estimates: Comment on the Article by Curtis et al, Ahl Jeffrey Caseja MD, Johnson Ukken MS, Mary Froehlich MA, Hamayon Babary MD, Yong-Jae Lee MD, and Ji Won Yoo


Hepatitis C Screening in Opioid Epidemics in the United States and Societal Perspectives, Hanuel Choi, Hyeyoung Yeom, Sung Y. Chun, and Ji W. Yoo


Innovative Strategies to Increase Resident Scholarly Activity and Engage Faculty Support, Samrat U. Das and Miriam E. Bar-on


Preface: Heat Transfer Advances for Energy Conservation and Pollution Control, Tzu-Chen Hung, Qiu-Wang Wang, Yi-Tung Chen, and Zhixiong Guo


Introduction to a Resources Special Issue on Criticality of the Rare Earth Elements: Current and Future Sources and Recycling, Simon M. Jowitt

Social Determinants of Mortality in US Lupus Patients: Comment on the Article by Yelin et al, Nitasha Khullar, Ahl Jeff Caseja, Ji Won Yoo, Johnson Ukken, Mary Froehlich, Takashi Yamashita, and Xibei Liu


Justify Your Alpha, Daniel Lakens, Frederico G. Adolfi, Casper J. Albers, Farid Anvari, Matthew A. J. Apps, Shlomo E. Argamon, Thom Baguley, Raymond B. Becker, Stephen D. Benning, Daniel E. Bradford, Erin M. Buchanan, Aaron R. Caldwell, Ben Van Calster, Rickard Carlsson, Sau-Chin Chen, and Bryan Chung


Preface, Shahram Latifi


Reply to 'Anisotropy Governs Strain Stiffening in Nanotwinned-materials', Bing Li, Hong Sun, and Changfeng Chen


Introduction to Photodynamic Therapy Issue, Steen Madsen PhD and David Kessel


Challenges for the Clinician: Physical Activity among Severe Asthmatic Patients with Comorbid Obesity, Sheniz Moonie PhD and Mary Beth Hogan

Does a Single Application of Anodal tDCS Improve Knee Extensor Fatigability in People with Multiple Sclerosis?, F. Proessl, Brach Poston, and T. Rudroff

Response to “Comment on ‘Water-water correlations in electrolyte solutions probed by hyper-Rayleigh scattering’” [J. Chem. Phys. 149, 167101 (2018)], David P. Shelton

Alternative Time Series Analysis and Potential Effect of Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services' Hospital Readmission Reduction Program, Vasveebye Sonoo, Xibei Liu, Jay V. Kumar, Jacob Eisert, Mary Froehlich, Johnson Ukeen, and Ji Won Yoo


Necessity for Additional Sensitivity Analysis and the Clinical Implications of Risk Identification with Nonventilator Hospital-acquired Pneumonia, Subhikshya Tiwari MD; Johnson Ukken MS; Mary Froehlich MA; Jinwook Hwang MD, PhD; Too J. Min MD; Wen Yu; Mutsumi Kioka; and Ji Won Yoo

Microbial Contamination of Privacy Curtains in the Emergency Department of a Metropolitan Hospital, David R. Woodard, Mark Buttner, P. Cruz, and J. Roeder


Bring on the Boffins, Brett L. Abarbanel

What’s the Right Way to Legalize Prostitution?: An Exchange, Barbara Brents and Julie Bindel

Intersex People #WontBeErased, Either., Georgiann Davis


Sex and Gender Diversity is Growing Across the US, Georgiann Davis

Cowgirl Meets Aspen Divorcee -- On the Runway, Amanda Fortini

Fault Lines at the National Women’s March, in Las Vegas, Amanda Fortini

In Tokyo, A Couple Proving That Good Craftsmanship Knows No Boundaries, Amanda Fortini

The Man Who Made Wildly Imaginative, Gloriously Disobedient Building, Amanda Fortini

What Happened in Vegas, The Days, Weeks, and Months After the Worst Mass Shooting in Modern American History, Amanda Fortini

With 'Westworld', Lisa Joy is Rewriting Women's Power Story Line in Hollywood and Beyond, Amanda Fortini


Education, Not Restriction, is Key to Reducing Harm from Offshore Gambling, Sally Gainsbury, Alex Blaszczynski, and Brett Abarbanel


In Praise of Doing Nothing, Simon Gottschalk

Technology in MFT Service Delivery: Should Therapists Swipe Right on Disruptive Tech?, Katherine A. Hertlein

What’s the Alternative? Advancing Learning Opportunities for Black Students, Iesha Jackson


Thing-makers, Tool Freaks and Prototypers: How the Whole Earth Catalog’s Optimistic Message Reinvented the Environmental Movement in 1968, Andy Kirk

Intercultural Design: Las Vegas to New Orleans, Dak Kopec


How Slot Machines Work -- and Why You Should Think Twice before Playing Them, Anthony Frederick Lucas


We Provided Psychological First Aid After the Las Vegas Shooting – Here’s What We Learned., Michelle Paul, Heather Dahl, John A. Nixon, and Noelle Lefforge

A Comparison Study of Self-Instructional Models, Sang-Duck Seo and Sooyun Im

Continuing Education Requirements for Suicide Prevention, Susan S. VanBeuge


The Microbiology of the Terrestrial Deep Subsurface, Penny S. Amy

Massacres, Bioarchaeology and Forensic Anthropology Approaches, Cheryl P. Anderson and Debra L. Martin

Toward a More Visual Literacy: Shifting the Paradigm with Digital Tools and Young Adult Literature, Steven T. Bickmore

Young Adult Literature and the Digital World: Textual Engagement Through Visual Literacy, Steven T. Bickmore

Ages of Anxiety: Historical and Transnational Perspectives on Juvenile Justice, William S. Bush and David S. Tanenhaus

All in: The Spread of Gambling in twentieth-century United States, Jonathan D. Cohen, David G. Schwartz, and Ann Fabian

Biostatistics: A Foundation for Analysis in the Health Sciences, 11th Edition, Chad Cross and Wayne W. Daniel

Evolution Education Around the Globe, Hasan Deniz and Lisa A. Borgerding

The Essential Galileo, Maurice A. Finocchiaro

The Terminal Self: Everyday Life in Hypermodern Times., Simon Gottschalk

Storytelling in Video Games: The Art of the Digital Narrative, Amy M. Green

Interaction and Connectivity in the Greater Southwest, Karen G. Harry

Life Beyond the Boundaries: Constructing Identity in Edge Regions of the North American Southwest, Karen G. Harry and Sarah Herr

Developing Multicultural Counseling Competence: A Systems Approach, Danica G. Hays and Bradley T. Erford

Foundations of American Education: Becoming Effective Teachers in Challenging Times, James Johnson, Diann Musial, Gene Hall, and Donna Gollnick

Environmental Psychology for Design, David Alan Kopec

Marketing and Humanity: Discourses in the Real World, Anjala S. Krishen and Orie Berezan

Exercise Professional's Guide to Sports Nutrition and Weight Management, 2nd Edition, Laura J. Kruskall

So You Want to Sing Light Opera: A Guide for Performers, Linda J. Lister

Critical Incidents in School Counseling, Tarrell Awe Agage Portman, Chris Wood, and Heather J. Fye

Innovation in Environmental Leadership: Critical Perspectives, Rian Satterwhite, Benjamin W. Redekop, and Deborah Rigling Gallagher

Wildlife Between Empire and Nation in Twentieth-Century Africa, Jeffrey Schauer

Contending with Gun Violence in the English Language Classroom, Shelly Shaffer, Gretchen Rumohr-Voskuil, and Steven T. Bickmore

Controlling the Dangerous Classes: A History of Criminal Justice in America, Randall G. Shelden and Pavel V. Vasiliev

Saunders Q&A Review Cards for the NCLEX-RN® Examination, Linda Anne Silvestri and Angela E. Silvestri

Treating Addictions: The Four Components, An-Pyng Sun

General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry: Structures of Life (6th edition), Karen Timberlake and MaryKay Orgill

Managing the Built Environment in Hospitality Facilities (2nd ed.), Dina Marie Zemke

A First Introduction to Quantum Computing and Information, Bernard Zygelman

First Introduction to Quantum Computing and Information, Bernard Zygelman