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Solfège as a Reason for the Drop Out of Music School Pupils Sagrillo, Damien in Sagrillo, Damien; Nitschké, Alain; Brusniak, Friedhelm (Eds.) Leo Kestenberg und musikalische Bildung in Europa (2016) This article describes the situation of music learning in Germany, Hungary and Luxembourg with a focus on problems and strengths in each system. This will be underpinned by both, quantitative and ... [more ▼] This article describes the situation of music learning in Germany, Hungary and Luxembourg with a focus on problems and strengths in each system. This will be underpinned by both, quantitative and qualitative arguments. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 143 (16 UL)Solid phase properties and crystallization in simple model systems Turci, Francesco ; Schilling, Tanja ; et al in European Physical Journal. Special Topics (2014), 223 We review theoretical and simulational approaches to the description of equilibrium bulk crystal and interface properties as well as to the nonequilibrium processes of homogeneous and heterogeneous ... [more ▼] We review theoretical and simulational approaches to the description of equilibrium bulk crystal and interface properties as well as to the nonequilibrium processes of homogeneous and heterogeneous crystal nucleation for the simple model systems of hard spheres and Lennard–Jones particles. For the equilibrium properties of bulk and interfaces, density functional theories employing fundamental measure functionals prove to be a precise and versatile tool, as exemplified with a closer analysis of the hard sphere crystal–liquid interface. A detailed understanding of the dynamic process of nucleation in these model systems nevertheless still relies on simulational approaches. We review bulk nucleation and nucleation at structured walls and examine in closer detail the influence of walls with variable strength on nucleation in the Lennard–Jones fluid. We find that a planar crystalline substrate induces the growth of a crystalline film for a large range of lattice spacings and interaction potentials. Only a strongly incommensurate substrate and a very weakly attractive substrate [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 120 (4 UL)Solid-solid phase transition in hard ellipsoids Radu, Marc ; ; Schilling, Tanja in Journal of Chemical Physics (2009), 131(16), Detailed reference viewed: 71 (3 UL)Solidarität und Generationengerechtigkeit als Konstrukte in der Beschreibung intergenerationeller Beziehungen Michels, Tom in Ferring, Dieter; Haller, Miriam; Meyer-Wolters, Hartmut (Eds.) et al Soziokulturelle Konstruktion des Alters. Transdisziplinäre Perspektiven (2008) Detailed reference viewed: 59 (0 UL)Solidarität zwischen den Generationen? Ferring, Dieter Article for general public (2006) Detailed reference viewed: 102 (1 UL)Solidarité au féminin et construction d’identités composites Barthelmebs-Raguin, Hélène in Hugueny-Léger, Élise; Verdier, Caroline (Eds.) Solidaire, Solitaires : Conflict and Confluence in Women’s Writings in French (2015) Detailed reference viewed: 34 (0 UL)La solidarité dans l’action extérieure de l’Union européenne Neframi, Eleftheria in Boutayeb, Chahira (Ed.) La solidarité dans l’Union européenne (2011) Solidarité-assistance comme objectif sectoriel de l'Union au sein de sa politique de coopération au développement. Solidarité-lien comme outil d'affirmation de l'Union en tant qu'acteur global, dans ses ... [more ▼] Solidarité-assistance comme objectif sectoriel de l'Union au sein de sa politique de coopération au développement. Solidarité-lien comme outil d'affirmation de l'Union en tant qu'acteur global, dans ses relations avec ses Etats membres (PESC et représentation internationale). La conception européenne de la solidarité sur le plan international. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 154 (4 UL)Solidarity [glossary] Chiocchetti, Paolo E-print/Working paper (2017) The principle of solidarity plays a key role in discussions of social, economic, and political issues. A polysemic notion, it may interrogate either individuals or public authorities. It often represents ... [more ▼] The principle of solidarity plays a key role in discussions of social, economic, and political issues. A polysemic notion, it may interrogate either individuals or public authorities. It often represents the counterpart of competition in the analysis and assessment of social norms and public policies. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 54 (0 UL)Solidarwirtschaftliche Perspektiven für eine Postwachstumsgesellschaft Haas, Claude Conference given outside the academic context (2014) Detailed reference viewed: 94 (1 UL)Solids on Soli: Millimetre-Wave Radar Sensing through Materials ; ; et al in Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction (2022) Detailed reference viewed: 63 (6 UL)Les sols de la Grande Région SaarLorLux ; ; Helfer, Malte et al E-print/Working paper (2015) The map "Soils of the Greater Region", extracted from the European Soil Database, presents the characteristic soil types of the Greater Region in a homogeneous classification. Detailed reference viewed: 24 (0 UL)Solution 9: The Great Pyramid ; ; Miessen, Markus Book published by Sternberg Press (2008) Solution 9: The Great Pyramid is the first in the forthcoming Solution series where authors will be asked to develop an abundance of compact and original ideas for other countries and regions ... [more ▼] Solution 9: The Great Pyramid is the first in the forthcoming Solution series where authors will be asked to develop an abundance of compact and original ideas for other countries and regions, contradicting the widely held assumption that, after the end of socialism, human advancement is only possible technologically or requires a yet-to-be-established world order. This book also documents the architectural proposals for the Great Pyramid, selected by a jury composed of Rem Koolhaas, Omar Akbar, Stefano Boeri, and Miuccia Prada. It also contains critical texts and voices from the press on this exceptional project. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 18 (0 UL)A solution for Multi-Alignment by Transformation Synchronisation Bernard, Florian ; Thunberg, Johan ; et al in The proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) (2015) The alignment of a set of objects by means of transformations plays an important role in computer vision. Whilst the case for only two objects can be solved globally, when multiple objects are considered ... [more ▼] The alignment of a set of objects by means of transformations plays an important role in computer vision. Whilst the case for only two objects can be solved globally, when multiple objects are considered usually iterative methods are used. In practice the iterative methods perform well if the relative transformations between any pair of objects are free of noise. However, if only noisy relative transformations are available (e.g. due to missing data or wrong correspondences) the iterative methods may fail. Based on the observation that the underlying noise-free transformations lie in the null space of a matrix that can directly be obtained from pairwise alignments, this paper presents a novel method for the synchronisation of pairwise transformations such that they are globally consistent. Simulations demonstrate that for a high amount of noise, a large proportion of missing data and even for wrong correspondence assignments the method delivers encouraging results. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 223 (38 UL)A Solution in Search of a Problem : A Method for the Development of Blockchain Use Cases Fridgen, Gilbert ; ; et al in 24th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) (2018) Blockchain technology is a very recent and fast evolving phenomenon with the potential to disrupt various industries. Organizations are thus increasingly looking at the technology and are forming multi ... [more ▼] Blockchain technology is a very recent and fast evolving phenomenon with the potential to disrupt various industries. Organizations are thus increasingly looking at the technology and are forming multi-functional teams to evaluate the technology and its impact on their businesses. However, researchers and practitioners still lack a technology-driven, systematic approach to understand the potential of blockchain and to develop convincing use cases. We address this research gap by applying an action design research approach and situational method engineering to propose a method for the development of blockchain use cases. Following this approach, we iteratively evaluated and further developed the proposed method through application and testing in four distinct industries. We thus derive constructive knowledge at the cutting edge of digital transformation, innovation management, and utilization of emerging technologies. In addition, our research supports practitioners in systematically developing blockchain use cases. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 55 (2 UL)Solution of implicit differential equations using desingularization theory Castejon, Hector Bachelor/master dissertation (2012) Our goal in this work is to give an algorithmic method to find solutions of a LSS. To accomplish this objective, we will give a geometric description of the problem and use some geometric tools to ... [more ▼] Our goal in this work is to give an algorithmic method to find solutions of a LSS. To accomplish this objective, we will give a geometric description of the problem and use some geometric tools to transform the equation and the manifold (the "ambient space") into a new set of equations, each one being an explicit ODE. When this is accomplished, one may apply Picard's theorem to these new systems to obtain the solutions. It is important to notice that (as many other theoretical results) Picard's theorem proves the existence of a solution but does not give an explicit method to nd it. Usually, in problems which require to find explicit solutions, numerical methods are used. There also exist numerical methods for solving LSS, so one may think that (since we will use numerical methods anyway to find the explicit solution) we could use them directly instead of wasting time implementing a method that will still depend on numerical approximations. The main point of using alternative methods for this kind of problem is (beyond the theoretical value of the algorithm) that, while numerical methods for explicit ODEs are usually accurate (in the sense that it is easy to control the error of the calculations), numerical approximations for an arbitrary LSS require (as it is explained in [RR02]) numerical inversions of quasi-singular matrices; these operations are numerically unstable. Therefore, the desingularization procedure studied here may allow to transform a numerically unstable problem into a new stable one. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 230 (15 UL)The solution of the immigrant paradox: aspirations and expectations of children of migrants Zanaj, Skerdilajda E-print/Working paper (2020) Detailed reference viewed: 50 (10 UL)The solution of the immigrant paradox: aspirations and expectations of children of migrants Beine, Michel ; Montes Vinas, Ana Cecilia ; Zanaj, Skerdilajda E-print/Working paper (2020) In this paper, we push forward the hypothesis that misalignment between expectations and aspirations crucially affects the educational outcomes of young adults. Using AddHealth, a dataset of 20,774 ... [more ▼] In this paper, we push forward the hypothesis that misalignment between expectations and aspirations crucially affects the educational outcomes of young adults. Using AddHealth, a dataset of 20,774 adolescents between the grades 7-12, we show that the difference in school performance between migrant children and natives lies within the aspirations and expectations that migrant children form. More specifically, we find that positive misalignment between aspirations and expectations is a driving force for higher effort and better education outcomes of immigrant teenagers in the USA. This force resolves the well-known immigrant paradox. Furthermore, this result is specific to migrant children and does not hold for second-generation migrant pupils. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 151 (15 UL)Solution of Two-dimensional Linear and Nonlinear Unsteady Schrödinger Equation using “Quantum Hydrodynamics” Formulation with a MLPG Collocation Method ; Bourantas, Georgios in Computer Modeling in Engineering and Sciences (2014), 103(1), 49-70 A numerical solution of the linear and nonlinear time-dependent Schrödinger equation is obtained, using the strong form MLPG Collocation method. Schrödinger equation is replaced by a system of coupled ... [more ▼] A numerical solution of the linear and nonlinear time-dependent Schrödinger equation is obtained, using the strong form MLPG Collocation method. Schrödinger equation is replaced by a system of coupled partial differential equa tions in terms of particle density and velocity potential, by separating the real and imaginary parts of a general solution, called a quantum hydrodynamic (QHD) equa tion, which is formally analogous to the equations of irrotational motion in a classical fluid. The approximation of the field variables is obtained with the Moving Least Squares (MLS) approximation and the implicit Crank-Nicolson scheme is used for time discretization. For the two-dimensional nonlinear Schrödinger equation, the lagging of coefficients method has been utilized to eliminate the non-linearity of the corresponding examined problem. A Type-I nodal distribution is used in order to provide convergence for the discrete Laplacian operator used at the governing equation. Numerical results are validated, comparing them with analyti cal and numerical solutions. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 118 (1 UL)A Solution to a Problem of D. Lau: Complete Classification of Intervals in the Lattice of Partial Boolean Clones Schölzel, Karsten ; Couceiro, Miguel ; et al in Multiple-Valued Logic (ISMVL), 2013 IEEE 43rd International Symposium on (2013) The following natural problem, first considered by D. Lau, has been tackled by several authors recently: Let C be a total clone on 2 := {0, 1}. Describe the interval I(C) of all partial clones on 2 whose ... [more ▼] The following natural problem, first considered by D. Lau, has been tackled by several authors recently: Let C be a total clone on 2 := {0, 1}. Describe the interval I(C) of all partial clones on 2 whose total component is C. We establish some results in this direction and combine them with previous ones to show the following dichotomy result: For every total clone C on 2, the set I(C) is either finite or of continuum cardinality. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 103 (2 UL)Solution-based Innovation : A Method for Emerging Technology Use Case Development Fridgen, Gilbert ; ; et al in Workshop Blockchain Research ? Beyond the Horizon, European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) (2018) Interest in blockchain is growing rapidly and at a global scale. The potential to disrupt various industries is attributed to the emerging blockchain technology. Organizations and institutions have thus ... [more ▼] Interest in blockchain is growing rapidly and at a global scale. The potential to disrupt various industries is attributed to the emerging blockchain technology. Organizations and institutions have thus begun to examine the emerging the technology and its impact on their businesses. However, researchers and practitioners still lack a systematic approach to understand the po-tential of blockchain and to develop convincing use cases. We addressed this research gap by applying an action design research approach and situational method engineering to propose a method for the development of blockchain technology use cases. Following this approach, we iteratively evaluate and further develop the proposed method through application in four distinct industries. In a next research step, we now focus on a broader context and evaluate if our existing use case development method is applicable for other emerging technologies than blockchain. By doing so, we seek to broaden our evaluation, generalize our method, and support practitioners and researchers in better leveraging the opportunities of continuous digital transformation. [less ▲] Detailed reference viewed: 42 (1 UL) |
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