False Alarm Rate Estimation for Information-Theoretic-Based Source Enumeration Methods

On the other hand, it will be demonstrated that the TW distribution is simple, straightforward to use, and agrees well with the right-hand tail of the distribution for the largest

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Comparative Study of Local SAD and Dynamic Programming for Stereo Processing Using Dedicated Hardware

Each row of Figure 13 presents the left image of the reference pair, the ground truth and the depth maps produced by the plain SAD and DP hardware systems, without their enhancements..

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Prospects for the development of odour baits to control the tsetse flies Glossina tachinoides and G. palpalis s.l.

Their work showed that traps and targets could be used to control HAT [14] but efforts to improve the performance of traps by baiting them with the attractants effective for Morsitans

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Silent Localization of Underwater Sensors Using Magnetometers

If there is no reliable global posi- tion measurement of the vessel, the trajectory of the vessel must be estimated using the same magnetic fluctuations as are being used to localize

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Insecticide resistance in dengue vectors

Methods We searched Web of Science and PubMed for studies that included data on resistance to the four major classes of insecticides: organochlorines, carbamates, organophosphates

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If the Start Print Cycle signal fails to remove the charging voltage, the Charge Error detector removes the charging voltage, starts paper feed, stops index

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Signal Adaptive System for Space/Spatial-Frequency Analysis

Allowing the developed 2D system to take a variable number of CLKs in di ff erent frequency-frequency points, the signal adaptive design optimizes the execution time, significantly

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Automatic Assessment of Pathological Voice Quality Using Higher-Order Statistics in the LPC Residual Domain

A preprocessing scheme based on linear prediction coefficient (LPC) residual is applied to higher-order statistics (HOSs) for automatic assessment of an overall pathological voice

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Intermittent Preventive Treatment in Infants for the Prevention of Malaria in Rural Western Kenya: A Randomized, Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial

Methods: Between March 2004 and March 2008, in an area of western Kenya with year round malaria transmission with high seasonal intensity and high usage of insecticide-treated nets, we

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On the Convergence of Iterative Receiver Algorithms Utilizing Hard Decisions

The derived results can directly be applied to those iterative soft decision interference cancellation (ISDIC) receivers whose soft decision functions approach hard decision functions

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Hardware Realization of Generalized Time-Frequency Distribution with Complex-Lag Argument

The proposed system (either with parallel or serial architecture) can be implemented by using the hardware components with floating point format to provide satisfying precision for the

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Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV infection: Views and perceptions about swallowing nevirapine in rural Lilongwe, Malawi

antenatal and postnatal women, men who are fathers, traditional birth attendants (TBAs), grandmothers, community leaders and PMTCT health workers.. TBAs were identified by hospital

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Optimal Policy of Cross-Layer Design for Channel Access and Transmission Rate Adaptation in Cognitive Radio Networks

Section 4 , in which we discuss the action set reduction and state aggregation and prove that the multichannel access and transmission rate adaptation policy design can be solved

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Quantifying the evolution and impact of antimalarial drug resistance: drug use, spread of resistance, and drug failure over a 12-year period in Papua New Guinea.

There were strong cor- relations between SP use and pfdhfr selection coefficients but little correlation between drug use and selection coefficients in either pfcrt or pfmdr1, probably

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Spatial-Temporal Clustering of Neural Data Using Linked-Mixtures of Hidden Markov Models

Given the need to incorporate spatial dependencies between neural channels (which are known to be important) [ 20 ], Linked-Mixture of Hidden Markov Models (LM- HMMs) provides a way to

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Distinct kinetics of memory B-cell and plasma-cell responses in peripheral blood following a blood-stage Plasmodium chabaudi infection in mice.

Here, we have used a mouse model of malaria, Plasmodium chabaudi chabaudi (AS) in C57BL/6 mice, and flow cytometry and ELISpot assays, to compare B cell and plasma cell responses in

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Optimized Paraunitary Filter Banks for Time-Frequency Channel Diagonalization

Even though a TF domain channel diagonalization based on such a Gabor expansion is approximative in the general case of time- variant channels and aperiodic signals, for the typical

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The Alamouti Scheme with CDMA-OFDM/OQAM

Now, if we consider the CDMA-OFDM/OQAM with spreading in time, contrary to the case of a spreading in frequency domain, as long as the channel is constant during the spreading time

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A Simple Colorimetric Assay for Specific Detection of Glutathione-S Transferase Activity Associated with DDT Resistance in Mosquitoes

Methodology/Principal Findings: We have developed and validated a simple colorimetric assay for the detection of Epsilon class Glutathione transferases (GST)-based DDT resistance in

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Selective Frequency Invariant Uniform Circular Broadband Beamformer

Numerical results show that the proposed algorithm is able to achieve a more FI beampattern and a smaller mean square error of the spatial response gain in the specified direction

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Decoding Schemes for FBMC with Single-Delay STTC

Therefore, when combining OQAM- based FBMC with MIMO technique such as Space-Time Block Codes (STBC) or Space-Time Trellis Coding (STTC) [ 6 , 7 ], the decoding process cannot be done

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Pyrethroid Resistance in an Anopheles funestus Population from Uganda

population from Eastern Uganda against different insecticides and investigated the potential resistance mechanisms. This study has been significantly facilitated by the forced-egg

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Finite Sample FPE and AIC Criteria for Autoregressive Model Order Selection Using Same-Realization Predictions

error for the LSF estimation method and new modified finite sample criteria for autoregressive model order selection,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing , vol. Wensink, “On finite

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Enhanced case detection and improved diagnosis of PKDL in a Kala-azar-endemic area of Bangladesh.

The major findings of the present study were: the TVVs were useful for the active detection of PKDL case; the prevalence of PKDL was high in the study area; PCR was useful for the

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