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In and out of glacial extremes by way of dust climate feedbacks
(National Academy of Sciences, 2018)
Mineral dust aerosols cool Earth directly by scattering incoming solar radiation and indirectly by affecting clouds and biogeochemical cycles. Recent Earth history has featured quasi-100,000-y, glacial-interglacial climate ...
Experimental cyclic response of RC walls with setback discontinuities
After the 2010 Maule, Chile, earthquake (Mw 8.8), several reinforced concrete (RC) buildings presented damage in some walls (crushing of concrete, buckling and fracture of steel reinforcement). These buildings had been ...
Multi objective optimization of hybrid CSP plus PV system using genetic algorithm
Renewable energy has experienced a significant growth on its rate of deployment as a clean and competitive alternative for conventional power sources. The reduction on the installation costs for PV systems has converted ...
Discovery of a directly imaged disk in scattered light around the Sco-Cen member Wray 15-788
(EDP Sciences, 2019)
Context. Protoplanetary disks are the birth environments of planetary systems. Therefore, the study of young, circumstellar environments is essential in understanding the processes taking place in planet formation and the ...
Potencial y limitaciones para la adopción de sistemas silvopastoriles para la producción de leche en Cayo, Belice
(CATIE, Turrialba (Costa Rica), 2001)
Factores biofísicos y socio económicos fueron estudiados en 40 fincas ganaderas en Cayo, Belice. Se identificaron tres grupos de fincas de acuerdo con los recursos existentes, niveles y costos de producción. Los más altos ...