Wind: The motion of air relative to the earth's surface.Image Processing, Computer-Assisted: A technique of inputting two-dimensional images into a computer and then enhancing or analyzing the imagery into a form that is more useful to the human observer.Air Movements: The motion of air currents.Energy-Generating Resources: Materials or phenomena which can provide energy directly or via conversion.Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted: Methods developed to aid in the interpretation of ultrasound, radiographic images, etc., for diagnosis of disease.Radiographic Image Enhancement: Improvement in the quality of an x-ray image by use of an intensifying screen, tube, or filter and by optimum exposure techniques. Digital processing methods are often employed.Flight, Animal: The use of wings or wing-like appendages to remain aloft and move through the air.Radiographic Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted: Computer systems or networks designed to provide radiographic interpretive information.Radar: A system using beamed and reflected radio signals to and from an object in such a way that range, bearing, and other characteristics of the object may be determined.Imaging, Three-Dimensional: The process of generating three-dimensional images by electronic, photographic, or other methods. For example, three-dimensional images can be generated by assembling multiple tomographic images with the aid of a computer, while photographic 3-D images (HOLOGRAPHY) can be made by exposing film to the interference pattern created when two laser light sources shine on an object.Power Plants: Units that convert some other form of energy into electrical energy.Renewable Energy: Forms of energy that are constantly and rapidly renewed by natural processes such as solar, ocean wave, and wind energy. (from McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Weather: The state of the ATMOSPHERE over minutes to months.Subtraction Technique: Combination or superimposition of two images for demonstrating differences between them (e.g., radiograph with contrast vs. one without, radionuclide images using different radionuclides, radiograph vs. radionuclide image) and in the preparation of audiovisual materials (e.g., offsetting identical images, coloring of vessels in angiograms).Sensitivity and Specificity: Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Tomography, X-Ray Computed: Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.Electric Power Supplies: Devices that control the supply of electric current for running electrical equipment.Pattern Recognition, Automated: In INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, machine-sensing or identification of visible patterns (shapes, forms, and configurations). (Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed)Earth Sciences: Fields of science encompassing studies and research from the disciplines of PHYSICS; CHEMISTRY; BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; and MATHEMATICS; that are related to the planet EARTH. Subfields include atmospheric chemistry; CLIMATOLOGY; ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; GEOGRAPHY; GEOLOGY; geophysics; METEOROLOGY; OCEANOGRAPHY; PALEONTOLOGY; mineralogy; and seismology.Ecological and Environmental Processes: Ecosystem and environmental activities, functions, or events.Climate Change: Any significant change in measures of climate (such as temperature, precipitation, or wind) lasting for an extended period (decades or longer). It may result from natural factors such as changes in the sun's intensity, natural processes within the climate system such as changes in ocean circulation, or human activities.Biological Science Disciplines: All of the divisions of the natural sciences dealing with the various aspects of the phenomena of life and vital processes. The concept includes anatomy and physiology, biochemistry and biophysics, and the biology of animals, plants, and microorganisms. It should be differentiated from BIOLOGY, one of its subdivisions, concerned specifically with the origin and life processes of living organisms.Climate: The longterm manifestations of WEATHER. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Greenhouse Effect: The effect of GLOBAL WARMING and the resulting increase in world temperatures. The predicted health effects of such long-term climatic change include increased incidence of respiratory, water-borne, and vector-borne diseases.Aircraft: A weight-carrying structure for navigation of the air that is supported either by its own buoyancy or by the dynamic action of the air against its surfaces. (Webster, 1973)Calibration: Determination, by measurement or comparison with a standard, of the correct value of each scale reading on a meter or other measuring instrument; or determination of the settings of a control device that correspond to particular values of voltage, current, frequency or other output.Tooth Movement: Orthodontic techniques used to correct the malposition of a single tooth.Aerospace Medicine: That branch of medicine dealing with the studies and effects of flight through the atmosphere or in space upon the human body and with the prevention or cure of physiological or psychological malfunctions arising from these effects. (from NASA Thesaurus)Wounds, Nonpenetrating: Injuries caused by impact with a blunt object where there is no penetration of the skin.Sheltered Workshops: Protective places of employment for disabled persons which provide training and employment on a temporary or permanent basis.Sulfanilic Acids: Aminobenzenesulfonic acids. Organic acids that are used in the manufacture of dyes and organic chemicals and as reagents.Bites and StingsVeterinary Medicine: The medical science concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.Education, Veterinary: Use for general articles concerning veterinary medical education.Veterinary Drugs: Drugs used by veterinarians in the treatment of animal diseases. The veterinarian's pharmacological armamentarium is the counterpart of drugs treating human diseases, with dosage and administration adjusted to the size, weight, disease, and idiosyncrasies of the species. In the United States most drugs are subject to federal regulations with special reference to the safety of drugs and residues in edible animal products.Wound Healing: Restoration of integrity to traumatized tissue.Re-Epithelialization: Reconstitution of eroded or injured EPITHELIUM by proliferation and migration of EPITHELIAL CELLS from below or adjacent to the damaged site.Spectrometry, Fluorescence: Measurement of the intensity and quality of fluorescence.Keratinocytes: Epidermal cells which synthesize keratin and undergo characteristic changes as they move upward from the basal layers of the epidermis to the cornified (horny) layer of the skin. Successive stages of differentiation of the keratinocytes forming the epidermal layers are basal cell, spinous or prickle cell, and the granular cell.Skin: The outer covering of the body that protects it from the environment. It is composed of the DERMIS and the EPIDERMIS.Fluorescence: The property of emitting radiation while being irradiated. The radiation emitted is usually of longer wavelength than that incident or absorbed, e.g., a substance can be irradiated with invisible radiation and emit visible light. X-ray fluorescence is used in diagnosis.Granulation Tissue: A vascular connective tissue formed on the surface of a healing wound, ulcer, or inflamed tissue. It consists of new capillaries and an infiltrate containing lymphoid cells, macrophages, and plasma cells.Privacy: The state of being free from intrusion or disturbance in one's private life or affairs. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, 1993)Confidentiality: The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.Computer Security: Protective measures against unauthorized access to or interference with computer operating systems, telecommunications, or data structures, especially the modification, deletion, destruction, or release of data in computers. It includes methods of forestalling interference by computer viruses or so-called computer hackers aiming to compromise stored data.Obstetric Nursing: A nursing specialty involving nursing care given to the pregnant patient before, after, or during childbirth.Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.AfricaEnvironmental Policy: A course of action or principle adopted or proposed by a government, party, business, or individual that concerns human interactions with nature and natural resources.Robotics: The application of electronic, computerized control systems to mechanical devices designed to perform human functions. Formerly restricted to industry, but nowadays applied to artificial organs controlled by bionic (bioelectronic) devices, like automated insulin pumps and other prostheses.
  • The global Wind Energy market is valued at xx million US$ in 2017 and will reach xx million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of xx% during 2018-2025. (marketdeeper.com)
  • In this study, the years considered to estimate the market size of Wind Energy are as follows: History Year: 2013-2017 Base Year: 2017 Estimated Year: 2018 Forecast Year 2018 to 2025 For the data information by region, company, type and application, 2017 is considered as the base year. (marketdeeper.com)
  • Key Stakeholders Wind Energy Manufacturers Wind Energy Distributors/Traders/Wholesalers Wind Energy Subcomponent Manufacturers Industry Association Downstream Vendors Available Customizations With the given market data, QYResearch offers customizations according to the company's specific needs. (marketdeeper.com)
  • The following customization options are available for the report: Regional and country-level analysis of the Wind Energy market, by end-use. (marketdeeper.com)
  • In September of 2017, he received a $1.7 million grant from the NIH to continue developing autofluorescence imaging methods to quantify and understand age-related delays in skin wound healing. (news-medical.net)
  • On November 11, 2017, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA's Aqua satellite captured this image of the coast along the Gulf of Alaska. (nasa.gov)
  • He was married to Paula Pnina (Schwartzbard) Wind (May 22, 1920-October 15, 2017), who herself lost five sisters and her parents in the Holocaust. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quinn and graduate student Olivia Kolenc have published an article in Antioxidants & Redox Signaling , explaining that human cells and tissues contain naturally fluorescent molecules that can be imaged and used to assess cell metabolism for a broad spectrum of biomedical applications, including tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. (news-medical.net)
  • It was demonstrated in previous studies that the device1) provides image-guidance for tissue sampling, detecting clinically-significant levels of pathogenic bacteria and wound infection otherwise overlooked by conventional sampling and 2) provides image-guidance for wound treatment, accelerating wound closure compared with conventional therapies and quantitatively tracking long-term changes in bacterial bioburden and distribution in wounds. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • There is need to develop software tools to analyze wound images that characterize wound tissue composition, measure their size, and monitor changes over time. (spie.org)
  • The dark red/brown tissue surrounding the wound is devitalised tissue that has been damaged either by the trauma of the bullet itself, or burned by the ACS as it generated heat during activation. (shadowspear.com)
  • These can damage the wound tissue and slow healing. (medlineplus.gov)
  • This paper addresses the assessment of the composition of a general wound, in terms of all identifiable categories of tissue and pigmentation in an attempt to improve accuracy in assessing and monitoring wound health. (parjournal.net)
  • Our investigations establish 8 categories of tissue and pigmentation in wound beds. (parjournal.net)
  • Factors characterizing the health of a wound include its composition in terms of tissue type, pigmentation (with a one-to-one correspondence to distinct colors), size (area, depth, and volume), shape, regularity and texture. (parjournal.net)
  • 2019). Staphylococcus aureus Biofilm Infection Compromises Wound Healing by Causing Deficiencies in Granulation Tissue Collagen. (iu.edu)
  • Specifically investigators are interested in the role of macrophages in resolution of inflammation during pathological tissue repair such as diabetic wound healing. (iu.edu)
  • Based on a review of the literature, [ 4 , 10 ] a set of wound infection checklists (UPPER and LOWER) were developed to describe 2 clusters of signs and symptoms associated with superficial/localized infection or deep tissue infection. (medscape.com)
  • A considerable body of literature is devoted to methods for improving wound-healing, both in terms of increasing rates of healing and avoiding undesirable effects associated with natural wound-healing processes, such as scarring and contraction of healed tissue. (google.com)
  • Images from MAVEN's Imaging UltraViolet Spectrograph were used to make this movie of rapid cloud formation on Mars on July 9-10, 2016. (nasa.gov)
  • Our results provide direct visual evidence of a physical link between wound-associated inflammation and the development of skin cancer," says EMBO Member Paul Martin, professor at Bristol University and the University of Cardiff. (innovations-report.com)
  • The researchers used genetically modified larvae of zebrafish to watch the relationship between wound-associated inflammation and melanoma as the cancer took hold in the living fish. (innovations-report.com)
  • The water-soluble complex allows the slow release of a low concentration of free iodine when the carrier comes into contact with wound exudate. (curezone.org)
  • For effective wound closure and coverage, a spray jet of this suspension is directed onto the wound under evaporation of the solvent so that substantially only the dry, solid powdery mixture reaches the wound. (google.ca)
  • Wound Healing and cell migration can be defined as the movement of cells from one location to another in response to biological/chemical signals or environmental events. (phiab.com)
  • Wound healing and cell migration can contribute to pathological conditions in many disease areas like immune responses, tumor metastasis and angiogenesis. (phiab.com)
  • The red, yellow and black probability maps are designed to handle the granulation, slough and eschar tissues, respectively found in wound tissues, while the white probability map is designed to detect the white label card for measurement calibration purpose. (spie.org)
  • Built to streamline and simplify wound documentation, Scout Mobile is said to be an enterprise mobile wound management app that standardises wound photography, measurement, and assessment across the entire healthcare continuum. (iwoundsnews.com)
  • The benefit of early ankle-brachial pressure index measurement for vascular wound. (iwoundsnews.com)
  • There is an unmet clinical need to improve the microbiological sampling and treatment of wound infections. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Susan Harley, Wound Center Program Director, and Drs. M. Khaladj and Dr. Y. Mifune of the Center's Medical Team, received congratulations from Patricia Pasceri, Executive Vice President of Operations, and Nada Raiser, Area Vice President, both of Diversified Clinical Services. (njtoday.net)
  • Automated imaging tools can provide valuable information for improving routine cell culturing techniques and increasing the effectiveness and reproducibility of downstream cell-based assays. (biotek.com)
  • Microbiology reports contain useful information about microbial identities, antibiotic susceptibility, and semi-quantitative bacterial growth rates, but these data typically represent the bacterial load in the wound centre only, and often arrive 3-5 days later. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • It also helps in tracking the effectiveness of the treatment plan decreasing bacterial load and wound size which enables Dr. Lullove to modify the treatment plan if you are not responding to it. (drlullove.com)
  • Microbiological swabbing under standard practice and fluoresce-guided imaging will be performed in order to compare the two techniques. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • 3) Auto-calibration of measurements with the content of the image. (spie.org)
  • Surface wind speed retrievals have been generated and evaluated using Hurricane Imaging Radiometer (HIRAD) measurements from flights over Hurricane Joaquin, Hurricane Patricia, Hurricane Marty, and the remnants of Tropical Storm Erika, all in 2015. (cdc.gov)
  • The Solar Ultraviolet Measurements of Emitted Radiation (SUMER) spectrometer on SOHO detected the solar wind by observing the ultraviolet spectrum over a large area of the solar north polar region. (esa.int)
  • Aging tends to affect low wind speeds more, by virtue of friction and by the fact that the lions share of wind measurements are at low speeds below 10mph. (wattsupwiththat.com)
  • 1 to 10% by weight of a fibrinolysis inhibitor (respectively based on the weight of the powder) suspended in a low-boiling anhydrous solvent as propellant, said suspension being adapted to permit direction of a spray jet thereof onto a wound with concurrent evaporation of the solvent so that substantially only the dry solid powdery mixture reaches the wound or area. (google.ca)
  • One of the most debilitating complications in diabetes is refractory wound healing, resulting in severe complications that frequently cause morbidity and mortality [ 4 - 6 ]. (vibgyorpublishers.org)
  • 'The search for the source of the solar wind has been like the hunt for the source of the Nile,' said Dr. Don Hassler of the Southwest Research Institute, Boulder, Colorado, lead author of the paper in Science . (esa.int)
  • To analyze a motion pattern, the persons detected in an image are searched and retrieved automatically in the next sequence through so-called matching methods. (hannovermesse.de)
  • These findings help to determine the stage of wound healing more accurately and comprehensively than typically permitted through use of the 4-color model reported in the literature for addressing specific wound types. (parjournal.net)
  • I'll point out that measuring wind accurately over a long period is not easy, particularly because surface anemometers tend to be problematic by the nature of their mechanical design. (wattsupwiththat.com)
  • The Tehuano wind blows from the Gulf of Mexico through Chivela Pass in Mexico and out over the Gulf of Tehuantepec on the Pacific coast. (nasa.gov)
  • Leaves also emit heat and water vapor that mix with the air as the wind blows past the leaves and change the air properties. (blogspot.com)
  • Positioned as the healthcare industry's one-stop-shop for all digital wound management needs, this solution is comprised of the Scout multi-modal imaging device (photographic and thermographic), the Scout Software, EMR integration and now the Scout Mobile app. (iwoundsnews.com)
  • The study highlights some of these new applications and methods for autofluorescence imaging of NADH and FAD. (news-medical.net)
  • METHODS: Six pigs had median sternotomy followed by negative pressure wound therapy at -75, -125, and -175 mm Hg. (lu.se)
  • The efficacy of the MD and RCS based methods, in 120 experiments taken from a set of 15 test images (in terms of average percent-match), was found to be 91.55 and 93.71, respectively. (parjournal.net)
  • The working best track is a subjectively-smoothed representation of the tropical cyclone's location and intensity (maximum 1-minute sustained surface wind speed and minimum sea-level pressure) at 6 hour intervals over its lifetime. (weatheronline.co.uk)
  • TDS peak intensity and peak position changes versus the distance to the wound center for a) Beta Knock Out sample and b) Triple Knock Out sample. (vibgyorpublishers.org)
  • A knowledgebase of clusters was built into the hue, saturation and intensity (HSI) color space and then used for assessing wound composition. (parjournal.net)
  • [ 6 ] applied the hue, saturation and intensity (HSI) model to classify wound severity in an animal model within 30 min following injury. (parjournal.net)
  • This system can image highly-proliferating cellular processes (295/340 nm excitation/emission wavelengths) to study epithelialization in a cultured wound model. (spie.org)
  • The Wind Imaging Interferometer (WINDII) was launched on the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite to measure the Earth's upper-atmospheric wind and temperature. (osapublishing.org)
  • Scientists have identified regions on the Sun where the high speed solar wind - a stream of electrified gas affecting Earth's space environment - originates. (esa.int)
  • The interaction between Earth's magnetic field and the solar wind results in the formation of a collisionless bow shock 60,000-100,000 km upstream of our planet, as long as the solar wind fast magnetosonic Mach (hereafter Mach) number exceeds unity. (nature.com)
  • Understanding the response of the Earth's magnetosphere and radiation belts to sub-fast solar wind can therefore bring new insight into the type of radiation environment around extrasolar planets with intrinsic magnetic fields. (nature.com)
  • Traditionally, this imaging technique has been used to monitor cell metabolism during hypoxia and cancer development, Quinn said. (news-medical.net)
  • Traditionally, wound composition has been assessed by visual inspection, which is subjective, tedious and limited in precision and consistency. (parjournal.net)
  • Winds blowing southwest from the Gulf of Mexico (top center) toward the Gulf of Tehuantepec (bottom left) churned up the water and initiated an algal bloom that is shown in the image in rainbow colors. (nasa.gov)
  • Image provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE. (nasa.gov)
  • 2. Saito N, Hito R, Burke PA, Sakai O. Imaging of Penetrating Injuries of the Head and Neck: Current Practice at a Level I Trauma Center in the United States. (diagnosticimaging.com)
  • The method was applied on 30 wound images provided by the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, with the ground truth independently generated by the consensus of two clinicians. (spie.org)
  • Forecast center positions are given for projections valid 12, 24, 36, 48, 72, 96, and 120 h after the forecast's nominal initial time, provided that a closed surface wind circulation is expected to exist at the forecast projection time. (weatheronline.co.uk)
  • With its healing rate consistently above 90 percent, we have always known that our Wound Center is among the best in the nation, and that our team, headed by Yoshinobu Mifune, MD, and Susan Harley, MPA, Program Director, is unsurpassed. (njtoday.net)
  • Donald Nally, center, conducting the chamber group the Crossing in a performance of John Luther Adams's "Canticles of the Holy Wind" in the Met's Medieval Sculpture Hall. (nytimes.com)
  • Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), from November 25 to 30 in Chicago, Siemens Healthcare (Booth #831, East Building/Lakeside Center at McCormick Place, Hall D) demonstrates its continued commitment to its Agenda 2013 global initiative by previewing several works-in-progress imaging systems. (thestreet.com)
  • The time-domain signals data were collected, B-scan and C-scan images were reconstructed from the untouched skin part to the wound center continuously. (vibgyorpublishers.org)
  • A consortium of scientists has received £4 million to develop a robotics solution, including remote inspection, for maintenance of subsea power cables on offshore wind farms. (imveurope.com)
  • The Holistic Operation and Maintenance for Energy from Offshore Wind Farms (HOME-Offshore) consortium consisting of experts from the universities of Manchester, Warwick, Cranfield, Durham and Heriot-Watt. (imveurope.com)
  • :X imaging procedure is non-invasive, painless and does not involve any radiation or contrast agents. (newswise.com)
  • The following image is of an angiogram procedure where dye-visible on X-ray-is injected into a patient, and then X-rays are taken to outline the blood vessels. (shadowspear.com)
  • Kyle Quinn, assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the University of Arkansas, has published a review highlighting recent advances in autofluorescence imaging and discussing its role in evaluating cell metabolism. (news-medical.net)
  • Cytation™ and Lionheart™ FX provide automated digital imaging of these samples using color brightfield microscopy. (biotek.com)
  • Neurons in skin present a unique challenge to microscopy, but, thanks to a new technique , scientists are getting clearer images than ever before--as in the image above. (popsci.com)