Louisiana Tech University

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Organization: Louisiana Tech University
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi The relation between anthropometric and physiological variables and bat velocity of high-school baseball players before and after 12 weeks of training
    David J Szymanski
    Department of Kinesiology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2933-43. 2010
  2. doi Acceptance of noise growth patterns in hearing aid users
    Melinda C Freyaldenhoven
    Department of Speech, Louisiana Tech University, P O Box 3165, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 51:126-35. 2008
  3. ncbi Effect of torso rotational strength on angular hip, angular shoulder, and linear bat velocities of high school baseball players
    David J Szymanski
    Department of Health and Exercise Sciences, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:1117-25. 2007
  4. ncbi Layer-by-Layer adsorption of biocompatible polyelectrolytes onto dexamethasone aggregates
    Skylar S Stewart
    Biomedical Engineering Program, Ruston, LA 71270, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:1474-7. 2006
  5. ncbi A system for measurement and calibration of nonorthogonal joints and limbs in humans
    Christopher M Storey
    Dept of Biomed Eng, Louisiana Tech Univ, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:3644-7. 2006
  6. ncbi On the relationship between dependence tree classification error and Bayes error rate
    Kiran S Balagani
    Computer Science, College of Engineering and Science, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    IEEE Trans Pattern Anal Mach Intell 29:1866-8. 2007
  7. ncbi The effects of speech presentation level on acceptance of noise in listeners with normal and impaired hearing
    Melinda C Freyaldenhoven
    Louisiana Tech University, Department of Speech, P O Box 3165, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 50:878-85. 2007
  8. ncbi Exposure of biological material to ultra-wideband electromagnetic pulses: dosimetric implications
    Neven Simicevic
    Center for Applied Physics Studies, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Health Phys 92:574-83. 2007
  9. ncbi Tripolar Laplacian electrocardiogram and moment of activation isochronal mapping
    W Besio
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA, USA
    Physiol Meas 28:515-29. 2007
  10. ncbi The validity of physical aggression in predicting adolescent academic performance
    James M Loveland
    Department of Psychology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Br J Educ Psychol 77:167-76. 2007

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  1. doi The relation between anthropometric and physiological variables and bat velocity of high-school baseball players before and after 12 weeks of training
    David J Szymanski
    Department of Kinesiology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2933-43. 2010
    ..However, one should be cautious when interpreting this information when designing strength training programs for high-school baseball players to increase linear BV...
  2. doi Acceptance of noise growth patterns in hearing aid users
    Melinda C Freyaldenhoven
    Department of Speech, Louisiana Tech University, P O Box 3165, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 51:126-35. 2008
    ..To examine whether the effects of speech presentation level on acceptance of noise could differentiate full-time, part-time, and nonusers of hearing aids and whether these effects could predict hearing aid use...
  3. ncbi Effect of torso rotational strength on angular hip, angular shoulder, and linear bat velocities of high school baseball players
    David J Szymanski
    Department of Health and Exercise Sciences, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 21:1117-25. 2007
    ..7 and 26.7%) and bench press (17.2 and 16.7%) strength after 12 weeks. These data indicate that performing additional rotational medicine ball exercises 2 days a week for 12 weeks statistically improves baseball performance variables...
  4. ncbi Layer-by-Layer adsorption of biocompatible polyelectrolytes onto dexamethasone aggregates
    Skylar S Stewart
    Biomedical Engineering Program, Ruston, LA 71270, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:1474-7. 2006
    ..We suggest that the polyelectrolyte coatings enhance release and augment production of extracellular matrix proteins aggrecan and collagen II...
  5. ncbi A system for measurement and calibration of nonorthogonal joints and limbs in humans
    Christopher M Storey
    Dept of Biomed Eng, Louisiana Tech Univ, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:3644-7. 2006
    ..This method allows a simplified representation for the kinematics of animal limbs...
  6. ncbi On the relationship between dependence tree classification error and Bayes error rate
    Kiran S Balagani
    Computer Science, College of Engineering and Science, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    IEEE Trans Pattern Anal Mach Intell 29:1866-8. 2007
    ..Wong and Poon's result was obtained by expanding the conditional entropy H(w|X). We derive the correct expansion of H(w|X) and present its implication...
  7. ncbi The effects of speech presentation level on acceptance of noise in listeners with normal and impaired hearing
    Melinda C Freyaldenhoven
    Louisiana Tech University, Department of Speech, P O Box 3165, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 50:878-85. 2007
    ..To compare the effects of speech presentation level on acceptance of noise in listeners with normal and impaired hearing...
  8. ncbi Exposure of biological material to ultra-wideband electromagnetic pulses: dosimetric implications
    Neven Simicevic
    Center for Applied Physics Studies, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Health Phys 92:574-83. 2007
    ..The results of this research will be of interest to people who work with electronic devices involving UWB radiation...
  9. ncbi Tripolar Laplacian electrocardiogram and moment of activation isochronal mapping
    W Besio
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA, USA
    Physiol Meas 28:515-29. 2007
    ..The MOA on the body surface was used to generate isochronal maps that may some day be used by clinicians in diagnosing arrhythmias and assessing the efficacy of therapies...
  10. ncbi The validity of physical aggression in predicting adolescent academic performance
    James M Loveland
    Department of Psychology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Br J Educ Psychol 77:167-76. 2007
    ..However, recent research has implicated physical aggression as being predictive of lower academic performance...
  11. ncbi Acceptance of noise with monaural and binaural amplification
    Melinda C Freyaldenhoven
    Department of Speech, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 17:659-66. 2006
    ..It should also be noted that interaural differences in acceptance of noise might exist for some listeners; therefore, if only one hearing aid is fitted, monaural ANLs should be measured...
  12. ncbi Acceptable noise level: reliability measures and comparison to preference for background sounds
    Melinda C Freyaldenhoven
    Department of Speech, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 17:640-8. 2006
    ..e., ANL). This may indicate listeners cannot accurately assess their ability to accept background sounds, at least with the questionnaire used in the present study...
  13. ncbi Quantal self-assembly of polymer layers in polypeptide multilayer nanofilms
    Donald T Haynie
    Bionanosystems Engineering Laboratory, Center for Applied Physics Studies, College of Engineering and Science, Louisiana Tech University, PO Box 10348, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    Biomacromolecules 7:2264-8. 2006
    ..The data suggest that exponential film growth is possible in the absence of polymer diffusion and that "macroscopic" assembly behavior is more a function of peptide-peptide interactions than peptide sequence alone...
  14. ncbi A type-1 metacaspase from Acanthamoeba castellanii
    Wendy C Trzyna
    Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Microbiol Res 163:414-23. 2008
    ..Ala-Pro-Pro is present 11 times. Phylogenies constructed using only the conserved proteolytic domains or the complete sequences show identical branching patterns, differing only in the rates of change...
  15. doi Microcantilever biosensors based on conformational change of proteins
    Hai Feng Ji
    Institute for Micromanufacturing, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Analyst 133:434-43. 2008
    ..This review will provide an overview of MCL biosensors based on conformational change of proteins bound to the MCL surface. The models include conformational change of proteins, proteins on membranes, enzymes, DNA and other polymers...
  16. doi FDTD computation of human eye exposure to ultra-wideband electromagnetic pulses
    Neven Simicevic
    Center for Applied Physics Studies, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Phys Med Biol 53:1795-809. 2008
    ..It is also shown that under the same exposure conditions the exposure to UWB pulses is from one to many orders of magnitude safer than the exposure to CW...
  17. doi Fear of the unknown: ultrasound and anxiety about fetal health
    Tammy S Harpel
    School of Human Ecology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Health (London) 12:295-312. 2008
    ..The findings are discussed with regard to their implications for policy and obstetric practice...
  18. doi Research productivity in select psychology journals, 1986-2008
    Kevin T Mahoney
    Louisiana Tech University, Psychology, Ruston, LA 71202, USA
    J Psychol 144:361-411. 2010
    ..Overall, results showed both consistency and change across all journals examined. The authors explore the implications of these findings in the context of the current academic environment...
  19. ncbi Competitive employment for consumers who are legally blind: a 10-year retrospective study
    Edward Bell
    Professional Development and Research Institute on Blindness, Louisiana Tech University, 100 Wisteria, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:109-16. 2010
    ..Results show that rates of employment and wages have steadily increased for consumers who are legally blind over the period of analysis...
  20. ncbi Protein structural classification using orthogonal transformation and class-association rules
    Sumeet Dua
    Department of Computer Science, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Int J Data Min Bioinform 4:175-90. 2010
    ..The proposed computational framework demonstrates, on two different data sets, the applicability of association rule discovery-based classification of structural descriptors for protein fold classification with improved sensitivity...
  21. doi Factors that influence breastfeeding decisions among special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children participants from Central Louisiana
    Mary Murimi
    School of Human Ecology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:624-7. 2010
    ..These findings underscore the importance of emphasizing the health benefits of breastfeeding to increase initiation and duration rates among WIC participants...
  22. doi Thermal acclimation of photosynthesis: a comparison of boreal and temperate tree species along a latitudinal transect
    Dylan N Dillaway
    Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Plant Cell Environ 33:888-99. 2010
    ..All in all, species differed little in photosynthetic responses to climate. Furthermore, the adaptive importance of photosynthetic thermal acclimation was overshadowed by g(m)'s influence on A(sat)'s temperature response...
  23. doi Improved separability of dipole sources by tripolar versus conventional disk electrodes: a modeling study using independent component analysis
    H Cao
    Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:4023-6. 2009
    ..The results show that signals from tripolar electrodes generated better ICA separation results than from disc electrodes for EEG signals with these four types of artifacts...
  24. doi Protein structure classification based on conserved hydrophobic residues
    Pradeep Chowriappa
    Data Mining Research Laboratory and the Department of Computer Science, College of Engineering and Science, Louisiana Tech University, PO Box 10348, Nethken Hall, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    IEEE/ACM Trans Comput Biol Bioinform 6:639-51. 2009
    ..This work presents an elaborate study, as well as validation evidence, to illustrate the efficacy of the method and the correctness of results reported...
  25. ncbi Electrostatic dampening dampens the anion propensity for the air-water interface
    Collin D Wick
    Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana 71270, USA
    J Chem Phys 131:084715. 2009
    ..The Br(-) and I(-) models showed reduced propensity for the air-water interface with respect to previous models parametrized in a similar manner, but with no electrostatic dampening...
  26. doi Pinus taeda clones and soil nutrient availability: effects of soil organic matter incorporation and fertilization on biomass partitioning and leaf physiology
    Michael C Tyree
    School of Forestry, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Tree Physiol 29:1117-31. 2009
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  27. doi Contributing factors for increased bat swing velocity
    David J Szymanski
    Department of Kinesiology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 23:1338-52. 2009
    ..The third purpose of this review is to recommend some practical applications based on research results...
  28. doi Interrelationship of micromechanics and morphology of fibroblasts adhered on different polymeric surfaces
    P Sidney Sit
    Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers University and New Jersey Center for Biomaterials, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Acta Biomater 5:2823-31. 2009
    ..Our studies shed light on the use of cellular micromechanics, and in particular membrane stiffness, to characterize cell response as a function of the chemical composition of the underlying substrata...
  29. doi A non-voxel based feature extraction to detect cognitive states in fMRI
    Sumeet Dua
    Department of Computer Science, Louisiana Tech University, P O Box 10348, Ruston, LA 71270, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:4431-4. 2008
    ..Experimental results using this study demonstrate the effectiveness of the approach when compared to previous voxel-based approaches...
  30. ncbi Computational investigation of the first solvation shell structure of interfacial and bulk aqueous chloride and iodide ions
    Collin D Wick
    Department of Chemistry, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, 71270, USA
    J Phys Chem B 113:4141-6. 2009
    ..In the bulk, this small cavity may be viewed as somewhat hydrophobic, and the need for the extinction of this cavity may be one of the major driving forces for the more polarizable anions to reside at the air-water interface...
  31. ncbi Effect of wrist and forearm training on linear bat-end, center of percussion, and hand velocities and on time to ball contact of high school baseball players
    David J Szymanski
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Auburn University, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:231-40. 2006
    ..However, increased wrist and forearm strength did not contribute to further increases in linear BV, CV, or HV...
  32. ncbi Development of a tri-polar concentric ring electrode for acquiring accurate Laplacian body surface potentials
    W Besio
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71270, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 34:426-35. 2006
    ..A 1-cm active Laplacian tri-polar sensor based on the NPM was tested and deemed feasible for acquiring Laplacian cardiac surface potentials...
  33. ncbi Information capacity of the corticospinal tract recordings as a neural interface
    Mesut Sahin
    Biomedical Engineering Department, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71270, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 32:823-30. 2004
    ..These results suggest that the corticospinal signals can be recorded with spatial selectivity from the spinal cord surface and thus warrant further investigation of their potential use for a spinal cord-computer interface...
  34. ncbi A social identity perspective on the relationship between perceived organizational support and organizational commitment
    J Bryan Fuller
    Department of Management and Marketing, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Soc Psychol 143:789-91. 2003
  35. ncbi Micromachining microcarrier-based biomolecular encoding for miniaturized and multiplexed immunoassay
    Zheng Liang Zhi
    School of Materials Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, 1 1, Asahidai, Tatsunokuchi, Ishikawa 923 1292, Japan
    Anal Chem 75:4125-31. 2003
    ....
  36. ncbi Conscientiousness, autonomy fit, and development: a longitudinal study
    Marcia J Simmering
    Rucks Department of Management, E J Ourso College of Business Administration, Louisiana State University, LA 71272, USA
    J Appl Psychol 88:954-63. 2003
    ..Conscientiousness was positively related to development but only when employees were misfits with respect to autonomy. Employee involvement in development activities was then linked to subsequent fit...
  37. ncbi Stages of change and fluid intake in dialysis patients
    Elaine Fontenot Molaison
    School of Human Ecology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 49:5-12. 2003
    ..However, fluid gains did not decrease in either group. Although this intervention did not produce behavior change, the results can aid other educators in planning intervention programs for renal failure and other chronic diseases...
  38. ncbi Detection and recovery of sublethally-injured enterotoxigenic Staphylococcus aureus
    M K Sandel
    School of Biological Sciences, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 94:90-4. 2003
    ..To determine whether sublethally-injured (acid- or heat-shocked) Staphylococcus aureus cells are recoverable using selective agar overlays...
  39. ncbi Potential for glucose monitoring with nanoengineered fluorescent biosensors
    Michael J McShane
    Biomedical Engineering Program, Institute for Micromanufacturing, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 4:533-8. 2002
    ..Challenges to in vivo use include understanding of material toxicity and failure modes, and determining methods to overcome fouling, protein inactivation, and material degradation...
  40. ncbi Reduction of coherent scattering noise with multiple receiver Doppler
    Steven A Jones
    Louisiana Tech University, Biomedical Engineering, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:647-53. 2002
    ..3 when receiver probes are oriented 5 degrees apart. These results suggest a new Doppler method that can significantly reduce velocity estimation error...
  41. ncbi A closer look at the relationship between justice perceptions and union participation
    J B Fuller
    Department of Management and Marketing, College of Administration and Business, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston 71272, USA
    J Appl Psychol 86:1096-105. 2001
    ..The results are discussed in relation to trust theory and the generalization of organization science across different types of organizations...
  42. ncbi Sleep habits and patterns of college students: a preliminary study
    W C Buboltz
    Department of Pathology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston 71272, USA
    J Am Coll Health 50:131-5. 2001
    ..They suggest how colleges and university officials can alter procedures to minimize students' sleep disturbances and reduce the deleterious effects of sleep problems on academic performance...
  43. ncbi Prevalence and expression of enterotoxins in Bacillus cereus and other Bacillus spp., a literature review
    J L McKillip
    Louisiana Tech University, School of Biological Sciences, Ruston 71272, USA
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 77:393-9. 2000
    ..However, the presence of natural isolates of Bacillus spp. harboring one or more enterotoxin gene(s) and subsequent demonstration of conditions which may support toxin expression holds crucial importance in the food safety arena...
  44. ncbi Male caregivers of mentally ill relatives
    G D Mays
    Grambling State University, School of Nursing, LA, USA
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 35:19-28. 1999
    ..To describe the lived experiences of male caregivers of severely mentally ill relatives and their perceptions of this nontraditional role...
  45. ncbi Microfabrication techniques using focused ion beams and emergent applications
    M J Vasile
    Institute for Micromanufacturing, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston 71272, USA
    Micron 30:235-44. 1999
    ..A good agreement between the model calculation and the ion beam control has been obtained for parabolic and cosine cross-section features with planes of symmetry...
  46. ncbi Cognitive abilities in driving: differences between normal and hazardous situations
    B J Kim
    Industrial Engineering Department, Louisiana Tech University, PO Box 10348, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Ergonomics 47:1037-52. 2004
    ..Driving component skills showed different effects between normal situations and hazardous situations...
  47. ncbi Multilayer lactate oxidase shells on colloidal carriers as engines for nanosensors
    Erich W Stein
    Institute for Micromanufacturing, Ruston, LA 71272 USA
    IEEE Trans Nanobioscience 2:133-7. 2003
    ..The tailored activity of the functional nanofilms was proportional to the number of enzyme layers deposited during assembly, which provides a basis for designing sensors with specific interactions...
  48. ncbi Molecular recognition of biowarfare agents using micromechanical sensors
    Hai Feng Ji
    Institute for Micromanufacturing, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 4:859-66. 2004
    ..For biowarfare agent detection, specificity is achieved by immobilizing antibodies on one side of the cantilever. Antigen adsorption decreases surface energy and stress, resulting in cantilever deflection...
  49. ncbi Physics of polypeptide multilayer films
    Donald T Haynie
    Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Bionanosystems Engineering Laboratory, Center for Applied Physics Studies, Louisiana Tech University, P O Box 10348, Ruston, 71272, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 78:243-52. 2006
    ..A synopsis of work in these areas is preceded by an introduction to the subject and a review of some aspects of polymer theory...
  50. ncbi Experimental and theoretical aspects of glucose measurement using a microcantilever modified by enzyme-containing polyacrylamide
    Hai Feng Ji
    Department of Chemistry, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 7:986-95. 2005
    ..Such hydrogel-coated microcantilevers could potentially be used to prepare microcantilever-based chemical and biological sensors when other enzymes are immobilized in the hydrogel...
  51. ncbi Combined physical and chemical immobilization of glucose oxidase in alginate microspheres improves stability of encapsulation and activity
    Huiguang Zhu
    Institute for Micromanufacturing, Louisiana Tech University, 911 Hergot Avenue, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    Bioconjug Chem 16:1451-8. 2005
    ..As a result, the comparison of these three techniques showed the emulsion-conjugation technique to be a potentially effective and practical way to fabricate alginate/GOx microspheres for implantable glucose biosensor application...
  52. ncbi 1,6-Hexanedithiol monolayer as a receptor for specific recognition of alkylmercury
    Hai Feng Ji
    Chemistry, Institute for Micromanufacturing, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    Analyst 130:1577-9. 2005
    ..1,6-Hexanedithiol monolayer acts as an unusually specific recognition agent for CH3Hg+ when the microcantilever is used as the transducer; the mechanism of the sensor is discussed...
  53. ncbi Postural control and detection of slip/fall initiation in the elderly population
    B J Kim
    Department of Industrial Engineering, Louisiana Tech University, PO Box 10348, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Ergonomics 48:1065-85. 2005
    ..It is anticipated that the results of this study will contribute to more comprehensive understanding of postural control mechanisms and design of slip/fall prevention programmes...
  54. ncbi Three-dimensional FDTD simulation of biomaterial exposure to electromagnetic nanopulses
    Neven Simicevic
    Center for Applied Physics Studies, Louisiana Tech University, PO Box 10348, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Phys Med Biol 50:5041-53. 2005
    ..New results show that the dielectric sample exposed to nanopulses behaves as a dielectric resonator. For a sample in a cuvette, we obtained the dominant resonant frequency and the Q-factor of the resonator...
  55. ncbi Loading of hydrophobic materials into polymer particles: implications for fluorescent nanosensors and drug delivery
    Huiguang Zhu
    Institute for Micromanufacturing and Biomedical Engineering Program, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 127:13448-9. 2005
    ..The findings suggest the facile process could be useful in a wide range of applications for fluorescent micro/nanosensors and drug delivery...
  56. ncbi Spontaneous loading of positively charged macromolecules into alginate-templated polyelectrolyte multilayer microcapsules
    Huiguang Zhu
    Institute for Micromanufacturing and Biomedical Engineering Program, Louisiana Tech University, 911 Hergot Avenue, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    Biomacromolecules 6:2221-8. 2005
    ..This spontaneous loading technique for encapsulating positively charged molecules in alginate-templated polyelectrolyte microcapsules shows strong potential for biosensor and drug delivery applications...
  57. ncbi Water safety and disaster management procedures reported by Louisiana health care food service directors
    Bonnie L Gerald
    School of Human Ecology, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston 71272, USA
    J Environ Health 67:30-4. 2005
    ..To facilitate production of safe, quality food from alternative potable-water sources when needed, health care food service directors should review the emergency/disaster plans of their facilities for potable-water procedures...
  58. ncbi Mathematical model for pressure losses in the hemodialysis graft vascular circuit
    Steven A Jones
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    J Biomech Eng 127:60-6. 2005
    ..Application of the model should improve understanding of the hemodynamics of the stenotic graft vascular circuit...
  59. ncbi Stabilization of glucose oxidase in alginate microspheres with photoreactive diazoresin nanofilm coatings
    Rohit Srivastava
    Biomedical Engineering Program and Institute for Micromanufacturing, Louisiana Tech University, 911 Hergot Avenue, P O Box 10137, Ruston, Louisiana 71272, USA
    Biotechnol Bioeng 91:124-31. 2005
    ..These findings demonstrate that enzyme immobilization and stabilization can be achieved by using simple modifications to the layer-by-layer self-assembly technique...
  60. ncbi FDTD simulation of exposure of biological material to electromagnetic nanopulses
    Neven Simicevic
    Center for Applied Physics Studies, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Phys Med Biol 50:347-60. 2005
    ....
  61. ncbi Macromolecule encapsulation in diazoresin-based hollow polyelectrolyte microcapsules
    Huiguang Zhu
    Institute for Micromanufacturing and Biomedical Engineering Program, Louisiana Tech University, 911 Hergot Avenue, Ruston, LA 71272, USA
    Langmuir 21:424-30. 2005
    ....
  62. ncbi Myoglobin function evaluated in working heart tissue
    J D Gardner
    Biomedical Engineering Department, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana 71272 0046, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 454:509-17. 1998
    ..The RAAD model optimization results suggest that myoglobin does not significantly facilitate oxygen diffusion to tissue in the steady state and that myoglobin diffusion is not elevated in working heart...