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Exploring Pain Management Among Asian Immigrants with Chronic Pain: Self-Management and Resilience, Jennifer Kawi, Andrew Thomas Reyes, and Rogelio A. Arenas

Plug-and-play Radiation Sensor Components for Unmanned Aerial System Platform, Monia Kazemeini, Zachary Cook, Joon Lee, Alexander Barzilov, and Woosoon Yim

Pressure‐Tuneable Visible‐Range Band Gap in the Ionic Spinel Tin Nitride, John S. C. Kearney; Miglė Graužinytė; Dean Smith; Daniel Sneed; Christian Childs; Jasmine Hinton; Changyong Park; Jesse S. Smith; Eunja Kim; Samuel D. S. Fitch; Andrew L. Hector; Chris J. Pickard; José A, Flores-Livas; and Ashkan Salamat


Nevada Desert Dust With Heavy Metals Suppresses Igm Antibody Production, Deborah E. Keil, Brenda J. Buck, Dirk Goossens, Brett McLaurin, Lacey Murphy, Mallory Leetham-Spencer, Yuanxin Teng, James E. Pollard, Russell Gerads, and Jamie C. DeWitt

Effects of Aging and Parkinson's Disease on Motor Unit Remodeling: Influence of Resistance Exercise Training, Neil A. Kelly, Kelley G. Hammond, C. Scott Bickel, Samuel t. Windham, S. Craig Tuggle, and Marcas M. Bamman

Randomized Double-Blinded Comparison of Titrated Oral Versus Vaginal Misoprostol for Labor Induction [24N], Patricia Kennel MD, Jessica Fu MD, Donald Frisch PharmD, Katherine Hom MD, Hilary Allen MD, and Marsha Matsunaga-Kirgan


A Model for Investigating Developmental Eye Repair in Xenopus Laevis, Cindy X. Kha, Philip H. Son, Julia Lauper, and Kelly Ai-Sun Tseng


Developmental Dependence for Functional Eye Regrowth in Xenopus laevis, Cindy X. Kha and Kelly Ai-Sun Tseng

Generalised Clusterwise Regression for Simultaneous Estimation of Optimal Pavement Clusters and Performance Models, Mukesh Khadka, Alexander Paz, and Ashok Singh


Structure of Protoplanetary Discs with Magnetically Driven Winds, Fazeleh Khajenabi, Mohsen Shadmehri, Martin E. Pessah, and Rebecca G. Martin

Information Asymmetry and the Wealth Appropriation Effect in the Bond Market: Evidence from Late Disclosures, Samer Khalil, Sattar Mansi, Mohamad Mazboudi, and Andrew (Jianzhong) Zhang

Patient-Dentist Relationship and Dental Anxiety among Young Sudanese Adult Patients, Omer Osman Kheir, Hassan Mahmoud Ziada, Neamat Hassan Abubakr, Manar Elsheikh Abdel-Rahman, Sahar Mohamed Fadl, and Yahia Eltayib Ibrahim


Mechanical Properties and Flame Retardancy of Surface Modified Magnesium Oxysulfate (5Mg(OH)2·Mgso4·3H2O) Whisker for Polypropylene Composites, Eui-Su Kim, Ye Chan Kim, Jungwoo Park, Youngjun Kim, Sung-Hoon Kim, Kwang Jin Kim, Jonghwan Suhr, Youngkwan Lee, Seong Hoon Lee, Dae-Sik Kim, Soo-Hyun Kim, Ju-Ho Yun, In-Kyung Park, and Jae-Do Nam

Reverse-Martensitic Hcp-To-Fcc Transformation in Technetium under Shock Compression, Eunja Kim

The Impact Of Using A Virtual Employee Engagement Platform (veep) On Employee Engagement And Intention To Stay, J Kim and A Gatling

Increased Risk for New‐Onset Hypertension in Midlife Male Snorers: The 14‐year Follow‐Up Study, Jinyoung Kim, Seung Ku Lee, Kanghoon Choi, Yoon Hee Chang, and Chol Shin

The impact of using a virtual employee engagement platform (VEEP) on employee engagement and intention to stay, Jungsun Kim and Anthony R. Gatling

Effects of CSR, Responsible Gambling, and Negative Social Impacts on Perceived Benefits and Quality of Life in Gaming Communities, Jungsun (Sunny) Kim and Choong-Ki Lee

Preferences And Institutions: Constraints On European Union Foreign Aid Distribution, Y Kim and C Jensen


Dynamically Adjusting the Mining Capacity in Cryptocurrency with Binary Blockchain, Yoohwan Kim and Ju-Yeon Jo


Inflammation as a Central Mechanism in Alzheimer's Disease, Jefferson W. Kinney, Shane M. Bemiller, Andrew S. Murtishaw, Amanda M. Leisgang, Arnold M. Salazar, and Bruce T. Lamb

PTSD in U.S. Veterans: The Role of Social Connectedness, Combat Experiences and Discharge, Sara Kintzle, Nicholas Barr, Gisele Corletto, and Carl A. Castro

Do We Fully Understand Information Systems Failure? An Exploratory Study of the Cognitive Schema of IS Professionals, Rajiv Kishore and Jong Uk Kim


Increasing Patient Mobility Through an Individualized Goal-centered Hospital Mobility Program: A Quasi-experimental Quality Improvement Project, Lisa M. Klein MSN, RN, AGCNS-BC, CNRN; Daniel Young PT, DPT, PhD; Du Feng PhD; Annette Lavezza OTR/L; Stephanie Hiser ORT/L; Kelly N. Daley PT, MBA; and Erik H. Hoyer MD

Estrogen Moderates Genetic Influences on Binge Eating During Puberty: Disruption of Normative Processes?, Kelly L. Klump, Natasha Fowler, Laura Mayhall, Cheryl L. Sisk, Kristen M. Culbert, and Alexandra S. Burt

Efficiency vs. Sufficiency: Investigating the Implications of Competing Concepts in School Finance Litigation and Policymaking, Robert C. Knoeppel and Matthew R. Della Sala


Synthesis, Optical Spectroscopy and Laser Potential of Pyrylium Tosylates, Jung Jae Koh, Christina Inbok Lee, Mihaela Alexa Ciulei, Haesook Han, Pradip Kumar Bhowmik, Vladimir Kartazaev, and Swapan Kumar Gayen

A Case Study of Urban Design and Mental Health in Las Vegas, Dak Kopec


Two-Dimensional Ferroelectric Topological Insulators in Functionalized Atomically Thin Bismuth Layers, Liangzhi Kou, Huixia Fu, Yandong Ma, Binghai Yan, Ting Liao, Aijun Du, and Changfeng F. Chen


Multiferroic and Ferroic Topological Order in Ligand-Functionalized Germanene and Arsenene, Liangzhi Kou, Yandong Ma, Ting Liao, Aijun Du, and Changfeng Chen


Tunable Quantum Order in Bilayer Bi2Te3: Stacking Dependent Quantum Spin Hall States, Liangzhi Kou, Chengwang Niu, Huixia Fu, Yandong Ma, Binghai Yan, and Changfeng Chen

Rubidium Fluoride Post-Deposition Treatment: Impact on the Chemical Structure of the Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Surface and CdS/Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Interface in Thin-Film Solar Cells, Dagmar Kreikemeyer-Lorenzo, Dirk Hauschild, Philip Jackson, Theresa M. Friedlmeier, Dimitrios Hariskos, Monika Blum, Wanli Yang, Friedrich Reinert, Michael Powalla, Clemens Heske, and Lothar Weinhardt

Social Networking from a Social Capital Perspective: A Cross-cultural Analysis, Anjala S. Krishen, Mark A. A. M. Leenders, Siva Muthaly, Marta Ziółkowska, and Michael S. LaTour

Marketing Analytics: Delineating the Field while Welcoming Crossover, Anjala S. Krishen and Maria Petrescu

Will They Pitch Or Will They Switch? Comparing Chinese And American Consumers, A S. Krishen and H F. Hu

Analytics From Our Scholarly Closets: The Connections Between Data, Information, And Knowledge, A S. Krishen and M Petrescu

Improving Airline Bankruptcy Prediction, Carla Kroeze, Dina M. Zemke, and Carola Raab


Education, Religious Trust, and Ethnicity: The Case of Senegal, Michele Kuenzi

Decentralization, Executive Selection, and Citizen Views on the Quality of Local Governance in African Countries, Michelle T. Kuenzi and Gina M. S. Lambright

Altered Joint Kinetic Strategies of Healthy Older Adults and Individuals with Parkinson's Disease to Walk at Faster Speeds, Daniel Kuhman, Kelley G. Hammond, and Christopher P. Hurt

Fluoride Releasing Capacity of Newly Developed Atraumatic Restorative Treatment (Art) Material-An In-Vitro Study, Divya P. Kumari, Shahnawaz Khijmatgar, Avidyuti Chowdhury, Edward Lynch, Martin Grootveld, and Chitta Ranjan Chowdhury

An Evalutaion of the Physical Properties of a New Atraumatic Restorative Treatment Material Containing Azadirachta Indica (NEEM), Divya P. Kumari, Shahnawaz Khijmatgar, Avidyuti Chowdhury, Philippe B. Wilson, Edward Lynch, Martin Grootveld, and Chitta Ranjan Chowdhury

Impact of Mammography Screening Rates on Breast Cancer Mortality in Nevada (NV), California (CA) and US: Implications for Health Care Policy, Parvesh Kumar, Chad Cross, J. De Leon, and Sheniz Moonie


The Disk Substructures at High Angular Resolution Project (DSHARP). IV. Characterizing Substructures and Interactions in Disks around Multiple Star Systems, Nicolás T. Kurtovic, Laura M. Pérez, Myriam Benisty, Zhaohuan Zhu, Shangjia Zhang, Jane Huang, Sean M. Andrews, Cornelis P. Dullemond, Andrea Isella, Xue-Ning Bai, John M. Carpenter, Viviana V. Guzmán, Luca Ricci, and David J. Wilner


Development of a Step Counting Algorithm Using the Ambulatory Tibia Load Analysis System for Tibia Fracture Patients, Arad Lajevardi-Khosh, Ben Tresco, Ami Stuart, Sarina Sinclair, Matt Ackerman, Erik Kubiak, Tomasz Petelenz, and Robert Hitchcock


Provenance and Paleogeography of the 25-17 Ma Rainbow Gardens Formation: Evidence for Tectonic Activity at Ca. 19 Ma and Internal Drainage rather than Throughgoing Paleorivers on the Southwestern Colorado Plateau, Melissa A. Lamb, L. Sue Beard, Malia Dragos, Andrew D. Hanson, Thomas A. Hickson, Mark Sitton, Paul J. Umhoefer, Karl E. Karlstrom, Nelia Dunbar, and William McIntosh

Ramping Up: Evaluating Large-scale Digitization Potential With Small-scale Resources, C Lampert

Numerical Simulation of an Immersed Rotating Structure in Fluid for Hemodynamic Applications, Wei Lang, Chen-Song Zhang, Pengtao Sun, Bin Gao, and Jinchao Xu


Characteristics of Two-episode Emission Patterns in Fermi Long Gamma-Ray Bursts, Lin Lan, Hou-Jun Lü, Shu-Qing Zhong, Hai-Ming Zhang, Jared Rice, Ji-Gui Cheng, Shen-Shi Du, Long Li, Jie Lin, Rui-Jing Lu, and En-Wei Liang

Cluster Head Energy Optimization in Wireless Sensor Networks, Shahram Latifi, Shahab Tayeb, and Miresmaeil Mirnabibaboli

International Students in Community Colleges: On-Campus Services Used and Its Affect on Sense of Belonging, Jared Lau, Tiberio Garza, and Hugo Garcia

International Students in Community Colleges: On-Campus Services Used and Its Affect on Sense of Belonging, Jared Lau, Tiberio Garza, and Hugo Garcia


Phosphorus Dimerization in Gallium Phosphide at High Pressure, Barbara Lavina, Eunja Kim, Hyunchae Cynn, Philippe F. Weck, Kelly Seaborg, Emily Siska, Yue Meng, and William Evans

Phosphorus Dimerization In Gallium Phosphide At High Pressure, B Lavina, E Kim, H Cynn, P F. Weck, K Seaborg, E Siska, Y Meng, and W Evans

Unraveling The Mystery Of "tech Red"-a Volatile Technetium Oxide, K V. Lawler, B C. Childs, K R. Czerwinski, A P. Sattelberger, F Poineau, and P M. Forster


Wide Educational Disparities in Young Adult Cardiovascular Health, Elizabeth M. Lawrence, Robert A. Hummer, Benjamin W. Domingue, and Kathleen Mullan Harris


Marital Happiness, Marital Status, Health, and Longevity, Elizabeth M. Lawrence, Richard G. Rogers, Anna Zajacova, and Tim Wadsworth


Association of Magnetotactic Multicellular Prokaryotes with Pseudoalteromonas Species in a Natural Lagoon Environment, Pedro Leão, Frederico J. Gueiros-Filho, Dennis A. Bazylinski, and Fernanda Abreu

Acceptability of an Adapted HIV Prevention Intervention for Native American Adolescents, Crystal Lee, Melva Thompson-Robinson, and Carolee Dodge Francis

Acceptability of an Adapted HIV Prevention Intervention for Native American Adolescents, Crystal Lee, Melva Thompson-Robinson, and Carolee Dodge-Francis


Linking Gait Dynamics to Mechanical Cost of Legged Locomotion, David V. Lee and Sarah L. Harris

Integrated Casino Resort Development in South Korea: Perspectives from the Government Representatives and Industry Professionals, DongHwa Lee, Yen-Soon Kim, Eunha Myung, and Hyun K. Chatfield

Proof-of-Concept Testing of a Real-Time mHealth Measure to Estimate Postural Control During Walking: A Potential Application for Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries, Hyunhwa Lee, Sunchul Lee, Laura Salado, Jonica Estrada, Jacob White, Venkatesan Muthukumar, Szu-Ping Lee, and Sambit Mohapatra


Design and Control of a Fully-Actuated Hexrotor for Aerial Manipulation Applications, Jameson Y. S. Lee, Kam K. Leang, and Woosoon Yim

Robust Finite-Time Continuous Control of an Unsteady Aeroelastic System, K. W. Lee and Sahjendra N. Singh

Robust Finite-time Continuous Control Of An Unsteady Aeroelastic System, K W. Lee and S N. Singh


Freeing "Workplace Prisoners" in Higher Education: Configurations for Collective Knowledge Building and Educational Value Decisions, Michael T. Lee and Robyn L. Raschke

Pop Star Fan Tourists: An Application of Self-expansion Theory, SoJung Lee, Billy Bai, and James A. Busser


Gender and Posture are Significant Risk Factors to Musculoskeletal Symptoms during Touchscreen Tablet Computer Use, Szu-Ping Lee, Ya-Ting Hsu, Betina Bair, Marissa Toberman, and Lung-Chang Chien

Insertion and Presence of Fine-Wire Intramuscular Electrodes to the Lumbar Paraspinal Muscles Do Not Affect Muscle Performance and Activation During High-Exertion Spinal Extension Activities, Szu-Ping Lee PhD; Jo Armour Smith PT, PhD; Matthew Kimber PT, DPT; and Kelsey Houk BS


The Upper Echelon Effect on Restaurant Franchising: The Moderating Role of Internationalization, Won Seok Lee, Choongbeom Choi, and Joonhoo Moon

Control Of Vertical Posture While Standing On A Sliding Board And Pushing An Object, Y J. Lee, B Chen, J N. Liang, and A S. Aruin

Ten-year Trends of Palliative Care Utilization Associated with Multiple Sclerosis Patients in the United States from 2005 to 2014, Yong-Jae Lee, Ji Won Yoo, Le Hua, Pearl C. Kim, Sun Jung Kim, and Jay J. Shen


One-pot Synthesis of Phosphorodiamidothioates Using N-heterocyclic Phosphine (NHP)-thiourea, Ngantu Le, Hai Huang, and Jun Yong Kang


Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen Interacts with the CRL4 Ubiquitin Ligase Subunit CDT2 in DNA Synthesis-induced Degradation of CDT1, Feng Leng, Lovely Saxena, Nam Hoang, Chunxiao Zhang, Logan Lee, Wenjing Li, Xiaoshan Gong, Fei Lu, Hong Sun, and Hui Zhang


Methylated DNMT1 and E2F1 Are Targeted for Proteolysis by L3MBTL3 and CRL4DCAF5 Ubiquitin Ligase, Feng Leng, Jiekai Yu, Chunxiao Zhang, Salvador Alejo, Nam Hoang, Hong Sun, Fei Lu, and Hui Zhang

Methylated Proteins are Targeted for Proteolysis by L3MBTL3 and CRL4-DCAF5 Ubiquitin E3 ligase, Feng Leng, Jiekai Yu, Chunxiao Zhang, Salvador Alejo, Nam Hoang, Hong Sun, Fei Lu, and Hui Zhang

Education and Indoctrination in the Social Sciences: Research-based Protocols for Best Practices of Teaching with Objectivity., Greg Levitt, Donald A. Deever, Steven J. Grubaugh, and Gabe Gonzales

A Combined Nomogram Model to Preoperatively Predict Histologic Grade in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors, Wenjie Liang, Pengfei Huang, Rui Huang, Lei Xu, Jiawie Wang, Weihai Liu, Lele Zhang, Dalong Wan, Qiang Huang, Yao Lu, Yu Kuang, and Tianye Niu


Racial Minority Immigrant Acculturation: Examining Filipino Settlement Experiences in Canada Utilizing a Community-Focused Acculturation Framework, Renato M. Liboro


Barriers to Addressing HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorder (HAND): Community-Based Service Provider Perspectives, Renato M. Liboro, Francisco Ibanez-Carrasco, Sean B. Rourke, Andrew Easton, Claudia Medina, Daniel Pugh, Allan Rae, Lori E. Ross, and Paul A. Shuper

Fitness Wearables, Gary Liguori PhD, FACSM, ACSM-CEP; Dylan J. Kennedy; and James W. Navalta

Odontogenic Abscesses in Rhesus Macaques (Macaca mulatta) of Cayo Santiago, Hong Li, Wenjing Luo, Anna Feng, Michelle L. Tang, Terry B. Kensler, Elizabeth Maldonado, Octavio A. Gonzalez, Matthew J. Kessler, Paul C. Dechow, Jeffrey L. Ebersole, and Qian Wang


Developing and Analyzing Fourth-order Difference Methods for the Metamaterial Maxwell's Equations, Jichun Li, Meng Chen, and Min Chen

Analysis and Application of Stochastic Collocation Methods for Maxwell’s Equations with Random Inputs, Jichun Li and Zhiwei Fang


Regularity Analysis of Metamaterial Maxwell's Equations with Random Coefficients and Initial Conditions, Jichun Li, Zhiwei Fang, and Guang Lin

Improved Analysis and Simulation of a Time-Domain Carpet Cloak Model, Jichun Li, Chen Meng, and Yunqing Huang


A Weak Galerkin Least-squares Finite Element Method for Div-curl Systems, Jichun Li, Xiu Ye, and Shangyou Zhang

Improved Analysis And Simulation Of A Time-domain Carpet Cloak Model, J Li, C Meng, and Y Huang

Synergistic Plant–microbe Interactions Between Endophytic Bacterial Communities And The Medicinal Plant Glycyrrhiza Uralensis F., Li Li, Osama Abdalla Abdelshafy Mohamad, Jinbiao Ma, Ariel D. Friel, Yangui Su, Yun Wang, Zulpiya Musa, Yonghong Liu, Brian P. Hedlund, and Wenjun Li

A Large Catalog Of Multiwavelength Grb Afterglows. I. Color Evolution And Its Physical Implication, L Li, Y Wang, L Shao, X F. Wu, Y F. Huang, B Zhang, F Ryde, and H F. Yu

Effect of Administration of High-Protein Diet in Rats Submitted to Resistance Training, Thiago D. Lima, Eudes Thiago Pereira Avila, Gessica Alves Fraga, Mariana de Souza Sena, Arlyson Batista de Souza Dias, Paula Caroline de Almeida, Joice Cristina dos Santos Trombeta, Roberto Carlos Vieira Junior, Amiclar Sabino Damazo, James Wilfred Navalta, Jonato Prestes, and Fabricio Azevedo Voltarelli

Examination of a Complementary Set of Spiritual Assessment Tools for LDS Clients, Gordon Earl Limb, David Hodge, Peter Ward, Richard Alboroto, and Zachary Larkin


Probability Density Function of Velocity Fluctuations in a Rectangular T-junction Duct, Mei Lin, Bo Su, Shi-Cong Li, Yan-Tao Yin, Qiu-Wang Wang, and Yi-Tung Chen


Nonlinear Associations Between Working Hours and Overwork-Related Cerebrovascular and Cardiovascular Diseases (CCVD), Ro-Ting Lin, Lung-Chang Chien, and Ichiro Kawachi


Bibliometric Analysis of Gaps in Research on Asbestos-Related Diseases: Declining Emphasis on Public Health Over 26 Years, Ro-Ting Lin, Matthew John Soeberg, Lung-Chang Chien, Scott Fisher, Jukka Takala, Richard Lemen, Tim Driscoll, and Ken Takahashi


Genomic Expansion of Magnetotactic Bacteria Reveals an Early Common Origin of Magnetotaxis with Lineage-specific Evolution, Wei Lin, Wensi Zhang, Xiang Zhao, Andrew P. Roberts, Greig A. Paterson, Dennis A. Bazylinski, and Yongxin Pan

Probing the Structural Evolution and Stabilities of Medium-Sized MoBn0/– Clusters, Peifang Li, Xindi Du, Jing Jing Wang, Cheng Lu, and Haihua Chen


Sunspot Cycles Recorded in Siliciclastic Biolaminites at the Dawn of the Neoproterozoic Sturtian Glaciation in South China, Pengbo Li, Dongjie Tang, Xiaoying Shi, Ganqing Jiang, Xiangkuan Zhao, Xiqiang Zhou, Xinqiang Wang, and Xi Chen

Microbial Communities in Bakken Region Produced Water, Daniel Lipus, Dhritikshama Roy, Eakalak Khan, Daniel Ross, Amit Vikram, Djuna Gulliver, Richard Hammack, and Kyle Bibby