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Bright Gamma-Ray Flares Observed in GRB 131108A, A. Ajello, M. Arimoto, K. Asano, M. Axelsson, L. Baldini, G. Barbiellini, D. Bastieri, R. Bellazzini, A. Berretta, E. Bissaldi, R. D. Blandford, R. Bonino, E. Bottacini, J. Bregeon, P. Bruel, R. Buehler, S. Buson, R. A. Cameron, R. Caputo, P. A. Caraveo, E. Cavazzuti, S. Chen, G. Chiaro INAF-Istituto di Astrofisica Spaziale e Fisica Cosmica Milano, S. Ciprini, D. Costantin, S. Cutini, F. D'Ammando, P. de la Torre Luque, F. de Palma, N. Di Lalla, and L. Di Venere Università e del Politecnico di Bari

Fat Women’s Experiences in Therapy:“You Can’t See Beyond… Unless I Share It with You”, Liya M. Akoury, Kerri J. Schafer, and Cortney S. Warren


Phosphine Oxide Containing Poly(pyridinium salt)s as Fire Retardant Materials, Maksudul M. Alam, Bidyut Biswas, Alexi K. Nedeltchev, Haesook Han, Asanga D. Ranasinghe, Pradip K. Bhowmik, and Kisholoy Goswami

Beyond Banditry: The Significance of Everyday Larceny in New Mexican Social History, 1837-1865, Michael J. Alarid


The Micro-Foundations of an Open Economy Money Demand: An Application to Central and Eastern European Countries, Claudiu T. Albulescu, Dominique Pepin, and Stephen M. Miller

Relationship Between Dental Students' Personality Profiles and Self-reported Oral Health Behaviour, Mahmoud K. Al-Omiri, Mohannad M. Alhijawi, Mohammad H. Al-Shayyab, Andrej M. Kielbassa, and Edward Lynch

Existence of Solution for a Class of Quasilinear Schrödinger Equation in ℝN with Zero-Mass, Claudianor O. Alves, David G. Costa, and Olímpio H. Miyagaki

Inference of Genetic Forces Using a Poisson Random Field Model with Non-Constant Population Size, Amei Amei and Jianbo Xu


Inferring the Distribution of Selective Effects from a Time Inhomogeneous Model, Amei Amei and Shilei Zhour


A Dynamic Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment for Norovirus in Potable Reuse System, Erfaneh Amoueyan, Sajjad Ahmad, Joseph N.S. Eisenberg, and Daniel Gerrity

Equivalency of Indirect and Direct Potable Reuse Paradigms Based on a Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment Framework, Erfaneh Amoueyan, Yongsheng He, Hongjie Wu, Chuanwei Zhu, Shichun Huang, and Jian Huang

Should Business Groups be in Finance? Evidence from Indian Mutual Funds, Santosh Anagol and Ankur Pareek

A Seismic Hazards Overview of the Urban Regions of Nevada: Recent Advancements and Research Directions, John G. Anderson, Richard D. Koehler, Rachel Abercrombie, Sean Kamran Ahdi, Stephen Angster, Jayne Bormann, James N. Brune, Seth M. Dee, Craig dePolo, Stephen E. Dickerson, Michelle Dunn, James E. Faulds, William C. Hammond, Rachel Hatch, Annie Kell, Graham Kent, Corne Kreemer, John Louie, Ian Pierce, Christine J. Ruhl, Kenneth D. Smith, Wanda Taylor, Steven G. Wesnousky, and Ivan Wong

A Description of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in the Southwestern State of Nevada, Julia Anderson, Sheniz Moonie, Mary Beth Hogan, and Brian Labus

Cost of Chronic Inflammatory Disease: The Impact of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Nevada, Julia Anderson, Sheniz Moonie, Mary Beth Hogan, Rebecca Scherr, Brian Labus, and Jessica Word


Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Management with Multi-State Power-Down Systems, James Andro-Vasko, Wolfgang W. Bein, and Hiro Ito

Follow-Up Trends After Emergency Department Discharge for Acutely Symptomatic Hernias: A Southwestern Surgical Congress Multi-Center Trial, Jillian L. Angelo, Amy H. Kaji, Lara H. Spence, David S. Plurad, Marlo Asis, Annabel Barber, Thomas J. Schroeppel, Emma C. Callaghan, Brandon T. Grover, Justin L. Regner, Michael Truitt, and Dennis Y. Kim

Phage Shock Protein and Gene Responses of Escherichia Coli Exposed to Carbon Nanotubes, Tu Thi Anh Le, Pumis Thuptimdang, John M. McEvoy, and Eakalak Khan

Metal- and Cholride Readent-Free Synthesis of Mixed Thiophosphates, Jeffery Ash, Hai Huang, and Jun Yong Kang

Assessing Variability of Photovoltaic Load Supply in Hawai‘i, Djeto Assané, Denise Eby Konan, and Pam Chasuta Anukoolthamchote

Graphical Tools for Conceptualizing Systems Thinking in Chemistry Education, Katherine B. Aubrecht, Yehudit Judy Dori, Thomas A. Holme, Rea Lavi, Stephen A. Matlin, MaryKay Orgill, and Heather Skaza-Acosta

Intimate Partner Stalking among College Students: Examining Situational Contexts Related to Police Notification, Megan Bears Augustyn, Callie Marie Rennison, Gillian M. Pinchevsky, and Amy B. Magnuson


Safety of Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in Pregnancy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Mohamed Azab, Shishira Bharadwaj, Mahendran Jayaraj, Annie S. Hong, Pejman Solaimani, Mohamad Mubder, Hyeyoung Yeom, Ji Won Yoo, and Michael L. Volk


Identification of Critical Source Areas (CSAs) and Evaluation of Best Management Practices (BMPs) in Controlling Eutrophication in the Dez River Basin, Hadi Babaei, Mohammad Nazari-Sharabian, Moses Karakouzian, and Sajjad Ahmad

N-Nitrosodimethylamine (Ndma) Formation and Mitigation in Potable Reuse Treatment Trains Employing Ozone and Biofiltration, Fernando Bacaro, Eric Dickenson, Rebecca A. Trenholm, and Daniel Gerrity


An Ideal Testbed for Planet-Disk Interaction: Two Giant Protoplanets in Resonance Shaping the PDS 70 Protoplanetary Disk, Jaehan Bae, Zhaohuan Zhu, Clément Baruteau, Myriam Benisty, Cornelis P. Dullemong, Stefano Facchini, Andrea Isella, Miriam Keppler, Laura M. Pérez, and Richard Teague

Uncovering Multiple Metal–Metal Bonding in a Tetranuclear Fluoride Rhenium Cluster or the Curious Case of {[Ni(H2O)6](NH4)4}[Re4F18]·4H2O, Samundeeswari Mariappan Balasekaran, Keith Lawler, Adelheid Hagenbach, Andrea Abram, Ulrich Abram, Alfred Sattelberger, and Frederic Poineau

Uncovering Multiple Metal–Metal Bonding in a Tetranuclear Fluoride Rhenium Cluster or the Curious Case of {[Ni(H2O)6](NH4)4}[Re4F18]·4H2O, Samundeeswari Mariappan Balasekaran, Keith Lawler, Adelheid Hagenbach, Andrea Abram, Ulrich Abram, Alfred Sattelberger, and Frederic Poineau


Bis(tetra­phenyl­arsonium) Hexa­fluorido­technetate(IV) Dihydrate: Preparation, Structure and Spectroscopic Analysis, Samundeeswari Mariappan Balasekaran and Frederic Poineau

Relationship Between Teaching Assistants' Perceptions of Student Learning Challenges and Their Use of External Representations when Teaching Acid-Base Titrations in Introductory Chemistry Laboratory Courses, Nicole Baldwin and MaryKay Orgill

Relationship Between Teaching Assistants' Perceptions of Student Learning Challenges and Their Use of External Representations when Teaching Acid-Base Titrations in Introductory Chemistry Laboratory Courses, Nicole Baldwin and MaryKay Orgill

Enrichment Factors for Clinical Trials in Mild-to-Moderate Alzheimer’s Disease, Clive Ballard, Alireza Atri, Neli Boneva, Jeffrey L. Cummings, Lutz Frolich, Jose Luis Molinuevo, Pierre N. Tariot, and Lars Lau Raket

Apollonian Packings in Seven and Eight Dimensions, Arthur Baragar

Comparing the Accuracy and Speed of Four Data-Checking Methods, Kimberly A. Barchard, Andrew J. Freeman, Elizabeth Ochoa, and Amber K. Stephens

A Broadscale Assessment of Mercury Contamination in Peregrine Falcons Across the Northern Latitudes of North America, Joseph G. Barnes, Gregg E. Doney, Michael A. Yates, William S. Seegar, and Shawn L. Gerstenberger


Dust Traps in the Protoplanetary Disk MWC 758: Two Vortices Produced by Two Giant Planets?, Clement Baruteau, Marcelo Barraza, Sebastian Perez, Simon Casassus, Ruobing Dong, Wladimir Lyra, Sebastian Marino, Valentin Christiaens, Zhaohuan Zhu, Andres Carmona, Florian Debras, and Felipe Alarcon

Role of Berry Bioactive Compounds on Lipids and Lipoproteins in Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome, Arpita Basu


Dietary Fiber Intake and Glycemic Control: Coronary Artery Calcification in Type 1 Diabetes (CACTI) Study, Arpita Basu, Amy C. Alman, and Janet K. Snell-Bergeon


Serum Apolipoproteins and Apolipopprotein-Defined Lipoprotein Subclasses: A Hypothesis-Generation Prospective Study of Cardiovascular Events in Type 1 Diabetes, Arpita Basu PhD, Ionut Bebu PhD, Alicia J. Jenkins MD, Julie A. Stoner PhD, Ying Zhang MD; PhD, Richard L. Klein PhD, Maria F. Lopes-Virella MD; PhD, W. Timothy Garvey MD, Matthew J. Budoff MD, Peter Alaupovic PhD, and Timothy J. Lyons MD

Case Half-Closed: The Hutchins Commission’s Indictment of Pressure Groups for Media Manipulation, Stephen Bates

Prejudice and the Press Critics: Colonel Robert McCormick’s Assault on the Hutchins Commission, Stephen Bates

Social Competence of Bilingual and Monolingual Native English Speaking Preschoolers: A Comparison of Parent and Teacher Perspectives, Christine M. Baxter, Cori More, Tracy G. Spies, and Chyllis E. Scott


Sex Differences in Cognitive Changes in De Novo Parkinson’s Disease, Ece Bayram, Sarah J. Banks, Guogen Shan, Nikki Kaplan, and Jessica Z.K. Caldwell

The Longitudinal Associations Between Cognition, Mood and Striatal Dopaminergic Binding in Parkinson's Disease, Ece Bayram, Nikki Kaplan, Guogen Shan, and Jessica Z.K. Caldwell

Tourism Experiences During a Convention: A Case Study from South Korea, Meghan Beardsley, Shinyong Jung, Hyelin Kim, and Yen-Soon Kim

Geological Evaluation of the MSRAD Field Site by a Human Field Party: Implications for Rover-Based Exploration Operations and for the Future Human Exploration of Mars, David W. Beaty, Victoria J. Hipkin, Christy M. Caudill, Robin F. Hansen, Elisabeth M. Hausrath, Catherine Maggiori, Ryan McCoubrey, Joseph C. Parrish, and S. J. Ralston

Analysis of the Stomal Microbiota of a Percutaneous Osseointegrated Prosthesis: A Longitudinal Prospective Cohort Study, James Peter Beck, Max Grogan, Brian T. Bennet, Sujee Jeyapalina, Jay Agarwal, Casey Bartow-McKenney, Julia Bugayev, Erik Kubiak, Sarina Sinclair, and Elizabeth Grice

“Asking, Learning, Seeking Out”: An Exploration of Data Literacy for Teaching, Jori S. Beck, Joseph John Morgan, Nancy Brown, Heather Whitesides, and Derek R. Riddle

Denial Has Its Consequences: Peirce's Bilateral Semantics, Dave Beisecker

A Critical Review of Research Regarding Peer-To-Peer Accommodations, Amanda Belarmino and Yoon Koh

The Impact of Resort Fees on Perceived Fairness and Destination Brand Image: An Exploratory Study, Amanda Belarmino, Carola Raab, and Tevfik Demirciftci

Examining the Impact of Political Candidates on Hotel Revenue, Amanda Belarmino and Elizabeth A. Whalen

Bringing Course Material to Life through Experiential Learning: Impacts on Students’ Learning and Perceptions in a Corrections Course, Linsey Belisle, Breanna Boppre, Jaclyn Keen, and Emily J. Salisbury

Adult Skeletal Muscle Deletion of Mitofusin 1 and 2 Impedes Exercise Performance and Training Capacity., Margaret B. Bell, Zachary Bush, Graham R. McGinnis, and Glenn C. Rowe

Uterine Contraction Parameters Before and During the Pre-Epidural Fluid Bolus: A Pilot Study, Rebecca Benfield, Du Feng, Jan Salstrom, Melydia Edge, Denise Brigham, and Edward R. Newton

One-Way Coupled Three-Dimensional Fluid-Structure Interaction Analysis of Zigzag-Channel Supercritical CO2 Printed Circuit Heat Exchangers, Katrine Bennett and Yi-tung Chen

Thermal-Hydraulic Correlations for Zigzag-Channel Pches Covering a Broad Range of Design Parameters for Estimating Performance Prior to Modeling, Katrine Bennett and Yi-tung Chen

Printed Circuit Heat Exchanger Performance Analysis Using Non-Uniform Segmental Design Method, Katrine Bennett and Yitung Chen

The Registration Continuum in Clinical Science: A Guide Toward Transparent Practices, Stephen D. Benning, Rachel L. Bachrach, Edward A. Smith, Andrew J. Freeman, and Aidan G.C. Wright

Forms, Importance, and Ineffability of Factor Interactions to Define Personality Disorders, Stephen D. Benning and Edward A. Smith

Exploring Loneliness and Social Networking: Recipes for Hedonic Well-Being on Facebook, Orie Berezan, Anajala S. Krishen, Shaurya Agarwal, and Pushkin Kachroo

Codes of Ethics in a Post-Truth World, Hal Berghel

Huawei, BIS, and the IEEE: It's Déjà Vu All Over Again, Hal Berghel

Vehicle Telematics: The Good, Bad and Ugly, Hal Berghel

Weight Loss Reduces Dyspnea on Exertion and Unpleasantness of Dysopnea in Obese Men, Vipa Bernhardt, Dharini M. Bhammar, Rubria Marines-Price, and Tony G. Babb

Longitudinal Change in Regional Brain Volumes with Exposure to Repetitive Head Impacts, Charles Bernick, Guogen Shan, Henrik Zetterberg, Sarah Banks, Virendra R. Mishra, Lynn Bekris, James B. Leverenz, and Kaj Blennow

Quantification of Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Children with Obesity, Dharini M. Bhammar, Beverly Adams-Huet, and Tony G. Babb

Consumer Use of Provider Quality Report Cards: The Role of Dissemination and Media Coverage, Neeraj Bhandari, Dennis Scanlon, Yunfeng Shi, and Rachel A. Smith

Biological Response to Peri-Implantitis Treatment, Ishita Bhavsar, Craig S. Miller, Jeffery L. Ebersole, Dolphus R. Dawson III, Katherine L. Thompson, and Mohanad Al-Sabbagh

Visual Diagnosis: Teenager with Fever, Petechiae, Confusion, and Weakness, Senthil Velan Bhoopalan MD, PhD; Rupesh Kumar Natarajan MD; and David Di John


Thermotropic Liquid-Crystalline Properties of Viologens Containing 4-n-alkylbenzenesulfonates†, Pradip K. Bhowmik, Anthony Chang, Jongin Kim, Erenz J. Dizon, Ronald Carlo G. Principe, and Haesook Han


Synthesis, Optical, and Thermal Properties of 2,4,6-Tris(4-Substituted Phenyl)Pyrylium Tosylates And Triflimides, Pradip Kumar Bhowmik, Christina Inbok Lee, Jung Jae Koh, Haesook Han, Ahamed Jubair, Vladimir Kartazaev, and Swapan Kumar Gayen

Principal Transformative Learning through Mentoring Aspiring Administrators, Dana L. Bickmore and Lydia Diane Davenport

Does Financial Development Affect Income Inequality in the U.S. States?, Manoel Bittencourt, Shinhye Chang, Rangan Gupta, and Stephen M. Miller

Fracking and Indoor Radon: Spurious Correlation or Cause for Concern?, Katie Jo Black, Shawn J. McCoy, and Jeremy G. Weber

Rhetorical Constellations and the Inventional/Intersectional Possibilities of #MeToo, Emma Frances Bloomfield

The Rhetoric of Energy Darwinism: Neoliberal Piety and Market Autonomy in Economic Discourse, Emma Frances Bloomfield

Twenty-Three Unsolved Problems in Hydrology (UPH) -- A Community Perspective, Günter Blöschl, Marc F.P. Bierkens, Antonio Chambel, Christophe Cudennec, Georgia Destouni, Aldo Fiori, James W. Kirchner, Jeffrey J. McDonnell, Hubert H.G. Savenjie, Murugesu Sivapalan, Christine Stumpp, Elena Toth, Elena Volpi, Gemma Carr, Claire Lupton, Jose Salinas, Borbala Szeles, Alberto Viglione, Hafzullah Aksoy, Scott T. Allen, Anam Amin, Vazken Andreassian, Berit Arheimer, Santosh K. Aryal, Victor Baker, Earl Bardsley, Marlies H. Barendrecht, Alena Bartosova, Okke Batelaan, Wouter R. Berghuijs, and Keith Beven

Divisibility of Generalized Catalan Numbers and Raney Numbers, Jacob Bobrowski, Tianxiao He, and Peter Jau Shyong Shiue

The Relative Importance of CEOS and Non-CEOS over Firm Performance, Alex Bolinger, Jeff Brookman, and Paul Thistle

The Effects of Leadership Satisfaction on Employee Engagement, Loyalty, and Retention in the Hospitality Industry, Laura Book, Anthony Gatling, and Jungsun Kim

Addressing the Continuing Conundrum of Research and Practice, Randall Boone and Kyle Higgins


"The Traps Started During My Childhood": The Role of Substance Abuse in Women's Responses to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), Breanna Boppre and Cassandra Boyer

Cross-National Differences in Women's Imprisonment Rates: Exploring the Conditional Effects of Gender Inequality and Other Macro-Level Factors, Breanna Boppre, Terance D. Miethe, Emily I. Troshynski, and Emily J. Salisbury

Editor’s Note, Gregory Borchard

Nature of Science Views and Epistemological Views of College Biology Students, Lisa Borgerding and Hasan Deniz

Lower Extremity Stiffness when Running in Minimalist Traditional, and Ultra-Cushioning Shoes, Brianne Borgia and James Becker

Effect of Intrauterine Marijuana Exposure on Fetal Growth Patterns and Placental Vascular Resistance, Bobby K. Brar, Pooja S. Patil, David N. Jackson, Michael O. Gardner, James M. Alexander, and Nora M. Doyle

Family Socioeconomic Status and Early Life Mortality Risk in the United States, David B. Braudt, Elizabeth M. Lawrence, Andrea M. Tilstra, Richard G. Rogers, and Robert A. Hummer

The People's College: A Review of Local Community College Governing Boards through the Lens of Descriptive Representation, Katheryn Brekken, E. Lee Bernick, Al Gourrier University of Baltimore, and Leander Kellogg


International Consensus Statement on the Psychosocial and Policy-Related Approaches to Mental Health Awareness Programmes in Sport, Gavin Breslin, Andy Smith, Brad Donohue, Paul Donnelly, Stephen Shannon, Tandy Jane Haughey, Stewart A. Vella, Christian Swann, Stewart Cotterill, Tadhg Macintyre, Tim Rogers, and Gerard Leavey

Leadership Reflections: It is Not About the Perks, Karl Bridges

Cultural Relevance in Special Education: Current Status and Future Direction, Monica R. Brown PhD, June Dennis MED, and Monique Matute-Chavarria

Awareness of Psychiatric Symptoms in a Mixed Clinical Sample of Older Adults, Hannah E. Brunet, Jeffrey L. Cummings, Sarah J. Banks, and Justin B. Miller

The Effect of Age of First Exposure to Competitive Fighting on Cognitive and Other Neuropsychiatric Symptoms and Brain Volume, Barry R. Bryant, Bharat R. Narapareddy, Michael J.C. Bray, Lisa N. Richey, Akshay Krieg, Gougen Shan, Matthew E. Peters, and Charles B. Bernick

Pediatric Ethics Consultation: Practical Considerations for the Clinical Ethics Consultant, Caroline A. Buchanan PHD, HEC-C; Johan Bester MBChB, PhD, MPhil; Bethany Bruno; Clare Delany PhD, MHth&MedLaw, MPhysio, BAppSci; Kerri O. Kennedy MA, RN; Tracy Koogler MD; Nneka O. Sederstrom PhD, MPH, MA, FCCP, FCCM; Jessica A. Moore DHCE, MA; and Kathryn L. Weise MD, MA


An Analysis of Energy Consumption and the Use of Renewables for a Small Drinking Water Treatment Plant, Saria Bukhary, Jacimara Batista, and Sajjad Ahmad

A 24-Week Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Study of the Efficacy and Safety of the AMPA Modulator S47445 in Patients with Mild to Moderate Alzheimer's Disease and Depressive Symptoms, Eileen M. Bulger, Sylvie Gouttefangeas, Sylvie Bretin, Stéphanie Galtier, Philippe Robert, Vjera Holthoff-Detto, Jeffrey Cummings, and Maria Pueyo

Proceedings from the Medical Summit on Firearm Injury Prevention: A Public Health Approach to Reduce Death and Disability in the US, Eileen M. Bulger, Deborah A. Kuhls, Brendan T. Campbell, Stephanie Bonne, Rebecca M. Cunningham, Marian Betz, Rochell Dicker, Megan L. Ranney, Chris Barsotti, Stephen Hargarten, Joseph V. Sakran, Fredrick P. Rivara, Thea James, Dorian Lamis, Gary Timmerman, Selwyn O. Roger, Bechara Choucair, and Ronald M. Stewart

Elastic Plastic Self-Consistent (EPSC) Modeling of San Carlos Olivine Deformed in a D-DIA Apparatus, Pamela C. Burnley and Shirin Kaboli