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    • Awareness and Attitudes about Open Access Publishing: A Glance at Generational Differences 

      Rodriguez, Julia E. (2014)
      INTRODUCTION OA publishing is now solidly established as a publishing model. This study examines current faculty members understanding of and perceptions of OA publishing, focusing on demographic data that divide faculty ...
    • Scholarly Communications Competencies: Open Access Training for Librarians 

      Rodriguez, Julia E. (2015)
      Purpose The purpose of this article is to describe one example of an academic library using existing internal expertise and targeted events to provide training for liaison librarians in support of new scholarly communication ...
    • Isogenous elliptic subcovers of genus two curves 

      Beshaj, Lubjana; Elezi, Artur; Shaska, Tony (2017-11-02)
      We prove that for $N=2,3, 5, 7$ there are only finitely many genus two curves $\X$ (up to isomorphism) defined over $\Q$ with $(2, 2)$-split Jacobian and $\Aut (\X)\iso V_4$, such that their elliptic subcovers are ...
    • Self-inversive polynomials, curves, and codes 

      Shaska, Tony; Joyner, David (American Mathematical Society, 2016-03-05)
      We study connections between self-inversive and self-reciprocal polynomials, reduction theory of binary forms, minimal models of curves, and formally self-dual codes
    • Mësimdhënia e matematikës nëpërmjet problemeve klasike 

      Shaska, Tony; Shaska, Bedri (Albanian J. Math., 2016-12-03)
      In this paper we discuss how teaching of mathematics for middle school and high school students can be improved dramatically when motivation of concepts and ideas is done through the classical problems and the history of ...
    • Combinatorial Algorithm for Quadratic Programs with Laplacian Structure 

      Kruk, Serge; Nierman, Ryan; Shi, Peter (Utilitas Mathematica, 2016)
      An algorithm is presented that uses a mostly combinatorial approach to solve a family of convex quadratic programs over box constraints. It is proved that for convex programs with the required structure, the ...
    • Influence of peer feedback on the relations between communication, coordination, and performance in global virtual teams 

      McLarnon, Matthew J. W.; Law, Denise; O'Neill, Thomas A.; Taras, Vasyl; Donia, Magda B. L.; Steel, Piers (European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology, 2017-05)
      The use of virtual teams is increasing in large, multinational organizations around the globe. However, teams of this type, often referred to as global virtual teams (GVTs), are faced with numerous challenges and coordination ...
    • Introducing profiles of team conflict 

      McLarnon, Matthew J. W. (Canadian Psychological Association, 2017-06)
      There are three types of team conflict accepted in modern literature: task conflict, relationship conflict, and process conflict. Task conflict suggests differences in opinions and perspectives about the task itself. ...
    • Profiles of expressed humility in leadership 

      McLarnon, Matthew J. W. (Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology, 2017-04)
      From both research and practical standpoints, the interest in expressed humility has grown substantially. This is likely associated with humility being considered as a core organizational value. In the current study, we ...
    • Trajectories of resiliency and well-being after job loss 

      McLarnon, Matthew J. W.; Rothstein, Mitchell G. (Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology, 2017-04)
      It should not be surprising that losing one’s job will have profound negative effects on well-being (Wanberg, 2012). Resiliency may be one set of resources an individual can use to restore well-being after being fired. ...
    • A person-centered approach to expressed humility in leadership 

      McLarnon, Matthew J. W.; Weinhart, Justin M.; O'Neill, Thomas A.; Dumaisnil, Aidan (Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Leadership Symposium, 2017-05)
      An emerging topic within the leadership literature is that of expressed humility, as it has been considered critical for leading during challenging circumstances (Owens, Johnson, & Mitchell, 2013). Owens et al. proposed a ...
    • Team conflict profiles and the mediating role of conflict management 

      McLarnon, Matthew J. W.; Woodley, Hayden J. R.; Hoffart, Genevieve C.; O'Neill, Thomas A. (Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology, 2015-04)
      Conflict is common among team members, and the shared experience of conflict defines a team’s conflict state. The current study examined the mediating role of cooperative and competitive conflict management between conflict ...
    • Environmental Health Risk Perception of Hydraulic Fracturing in the US 

      Olawoyin, Richard; McGlothlin, Charles; Conserve, Donaldson F.; Ogutu, Jack (Cogent Environmental Science, 2016-07-08)
      The advent of new technologies such as directional drilling (D2) and the hydraulic fracturing technique (HFtech) has made it possible to enhance energy production from petroleum reserves. The procedures involved have however ...
    • The Gene Encoding Dihydroflavonol 4-Reductase Is a Candidate for the anthocyaninless Locus of Rapid Cycling Brassica rapa (Fast Plants Type) 

      Wendell, Douglas L. (PLOS ONE, 2016-08-22)
      Rapid cycling Brassica rapa, also known as Wisconsin Fast Plants, are a widely used organism in both K-12 and college science education. They are an excellent system for genetics laboratory instruction because it is very ...
    • Applications of Subset Selection Procedures and Bayesian Ranking Methods in Analysis of Traffic Fatality Data 

      McDonald, Gary C. (WIREs Computational Statistics, 2016-11)
      Nonparametric and parametric subset selection procedures are used in the analysis of state motor vehicle traffic fatality rates (MVTFRs), for the years 1994 through 2012, to identify subsets of states that contain the ...
    • A "suitably dead" woman: Grieving Andrea Dworkin 

      Palmer-Mehta, Valerie (Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, 2016-10-14)
      This article investigates the discursive register through which lives become grievable by focusing on a case study of the discourses surrounding the death of radical feminist, Andrea Dworkin. I argue that Dworkin becomes ...
    • Data Management 101 (Research Data Management presentation for SEHS) 

      Thielen, Joanna; Nichols Hess, Amanda (2017)
      This presentation was given to graduate students in OU's School of Education and Human Services (SEHS) doctoral program during the Winter 2017 semester. It provides a general introduction to research data management and ...
    • Partnership for Diversity: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Nurturing Cultural Competence at an Emerging Medical School 

      Swanberg, Stephanie M; Abuelroos, Dena; Dabaja, Emman; Jurva, Stephanie; Martin, Kimberly; McCarron, Joshua; Reed-Hendon, Caryn; Yeow, Raymond Y.; Harriott, Melphine M. (Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 2015-10)
      Fostering cultural competence in higher education institutions is essential, particularly in training future health care workers to care for diverse populations. The opportunity to explore techniques to address diversity ...
    • Exploring information security and shared encrypted spaces in libraries 

      Engwall, Keith D. (Code4Lib Journal, 2015-01-15)
      Libraries are sensitive to the need to protect patron data, but may not take measures to protect the data of the library. However, in an increasingly collaborative online environment, the protection of data is a concern ...
    • To search or to browse: How users navigate a new interface for online library tutorials 

      Nichols Hess, Amanda; Hristova, Mariela (2016-07)
      As academic libraries create online learning objects, it is important to consider whether such resources actually reach and answer the questions of intended users. This study considers three points of inquiry for one ...