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Comparison of different methods for monitoring glacier changes observed by Landsat images

Description: This paper presents three methods for classifying glacier boundaries, compares the three methods to provide advice on how to choose an appropriate method, and analyzes the relationship between glacier change and the trends of precipitation and temperature.
Date: March 18, 2014
Creator: Man, Qixia; Guo, Huadong; Liu, Guang & Dong, Pinliang
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Gastric Cancers in Texas: Are Nitrates the Problem?

Description: This paper discusses research on gastric cancers in Texas. The study shows that in Texas, the relationship between nitrates and gastric cancer may not be as significant a factor as reported elsewhere.
Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Mlinarich, Steve & Oppong, Joseph R.
Partner: UNT Honors College

The Geography of HIV in Harris County, Texas, 1999-2003

Description: Paper discussing the geography of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Harris County, Texas and the factors associated with areas of high prevalence.
Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Jezari, Arianna & Oppong, Joseph R.
Partner: UNT Honors College

The Geography of Viral Hepatitis C in Texas, 1992-1999

Description: This paper discusses research on the geography of viral hepatitis C in Texas from 1992-1999. This study examines the relationship between viral hepatitis C (HCV), race, gender, and population density in Texas counties.
Date: March 3, 2006
Creator: Hedrich, Mara & Oppong, Joseph R.
Partner: UNT Honors College

Growth dynamics of tropical savanna grasses: from individual shoots to plant models

Description: Paper presented at the First Biennial Meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society in 2002. This paper discusses growth dynamics of tropical savanna grasses from individual shoots to plant models.
Date: 2002
Creator: Raventós, José; Acevedo, Miguel F. & Segarra, José
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

HIV/AIDS Morbidity in Youths and Teens, Ages 13-24, in Texas Counties

Description: This paper discusses research on HIV/AIDS morbidity in youth and teens, age 13-24, in Texas counties. Using case data provided by the Texas State Department of Health Services, this paper seeks to understand the spatial distribution of HIV/AIDS morbidity among youths and teens and the variables that are significantly related to the disease.
Date: April 14, 2011
Creator: Hatton, Meagan & Oppong, Joseph R.
Partner: UNT Honors College

Lignite Deposits and Kidney and Renal Pelvic Cancers in Texas 1980-1998

Description: This paper discusses research on lignite deposits and kidney and renal pelvic cancers in Texas from 1980 to 1998. This study also probes the role of such factors as race, gender, and socioeconomic status on mortality rates for these cancers.
Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Guthrey, Harvey & Oppong, Joseph R.
Partner: UNT Honors College

Pediatric and Maternal HIV in Texas Border Counties and Urban Area

Description: This paper examines the geography of pediatric HIV, HIV in women, and age at diagnosis of women in the Dallas Fort-Worth metroplex, Houston-Galveston Area, and the colonias of Texas-Mexico border counties using the human ecology model.
Date: April 14, 2011
Creator: Ho, Jessie & Oppong, Joseph R.
Partner: UNT Honors College

Poverty and HIV/AIDS in East Texas

Description: This paper discusses research on poverty and HIV/AIDS in East Texas.
Date: April 19, 2012
Creator: Hatton, Meagan & Oppong, Joseph R.
Partner: UNT Honors College

A rich Internet application for automated detection of road blockage in post-disaster scenarios

Description: This paper presents the development of a rich Internet application for automated detection of road blockage in post-disaster scenarios using volunteered geographic information from OpenStreetMap street centerlines and airborne light detection and ranging (LiDAR) data.
Date: February 25, 2014
Creator: Liu, W.; Dong, Pinliang; Liu, S. & Liu, J.
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences