Motion: Physical motion, i.e., a change in position of a body or subject as a result of an external force. It is distinguished from MOVEMENT, a process resulting from biological activity.Motion Perception: The real or apparent movement of objects through the visual field.Range of Motion, Articular: The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.Motion Sickness: Disorder caused by motion, as sea sickness, train sickness, car sickness, air sickness, or SPACE MOTION SICKNESS. It may include nausea, vomiting and dizziness.Movement: The act, process, or result of passing from one place or position to another. It differs from LOCOMOTION in that locomotion is restricted to the passing of the whole body from one place to another, while movement encompasses both locomotion but also a change of the position of the whole body or any of its parts. Movement may be used with reference to humans, vertebrate and invertebrate animals, and microorganisms. Differentiate also from MOTOR ACTIVITY, movement associated with behavior.Photic Stimulation: Investigative technique commonly used during ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY in which a series of bright light flashes or visual patterns are used to elicit brain activity.Psychophysics: The science dealing with the correlation of the physical characteristics of a stimulus, e.g., frequency or intensity, with the response to the stimulus, in order to assess the psychologic factors involved in the relationship.Optical Illusions: An illusion of vision usually affecting spatial relations.Rotation: Motion of an object in which either one or more points on a line are fixed. It is also the motion of a particle about a fixed point. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Figural Aftereffect: A perceptual phenomenon used by Gestalt psychologists to demonstrate that events in one part of the perceptual field may affect perception in another part.Biomechanical Phenomena: The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.Sensory Thresholds: The minimum amount of stimulus energy necessary to elicit a sensory response.Artifacts: Any visible result of a procedure which is caused by the procedure itself and not by the entity being analyzed. Common examples include histological structures introduced by tissue processing, radiographic images of structures that are not naturally present in living tissue, and products of chemical reactions that occur during analysis.Depth Perception: Perception of three-dimensionality.Discrimination (Psychology): Differential response to different stimuli.Pattern Recognition, Visual: Mental process to visually perceive a critical number of facts (the pattern), such as characters, shapes, displays, or designs.Eye Movements: Voluntary or reflex-controlled movements of the eye.Contrast Sensitivity: The ability to detect sharp boundaries (stimuli) and to detect slight changes in luminance at regions without distinct contours. Psychophysical measurements of this visual function are used to evaluate visual acuity and to detect eye disease.Pursuit, Smooth: Eye movements that are slow, continuous, and conjugate and occur when a fixed object is moved slowly.Motion Pictures as Topic: The art, technique, or business of producing motion pictures for entertainment, propaganda, or instruction.Visual Pathways: Set of cell bodies and nerve fibers conducting impulses from the eyes to the cerebral cortex. It includes the RETINA; OPTIC NERVE; optic tract; and geniculocalcarine tract.Form Perception: The sensory discrimination of a pattern shape or outline.Orientation: Awareness of oneself in relation to time, place and person.Illusions: The misinterpretation of a real external, sensory experience.Vision Disparity: The difference between two images on the retina when looking at a visual stimulus. This occurs since the two retinas do not have the same view of the stimulus because of the location of our eyes. Thus the left eye does not get exactly the same view as the right eye.Motion Therapy, Continuous Passive: Movement of a body part initiated and maintained by a mechanical or electrical device to restore normal range of motion to joints, muscles, or tendons after surgery, prosthesis implantation, contracture flexion, or long immobilization.Vision, Binocular: The blending of separate images seen by each eye into one composite image.Visual Cortex: Area of the OCCIPITAL LOBE concerned with the processing of visual information relayed via VISUAL PATHWAYS.Head Movements: Voluntary or involuntary motion of head that may be relative to or independent of body; includes animals and humans.Lighting: The illumination of an environment and the arrangement of lights to achieve an effect or optimal visibility. Its application is in domestic or in public settings and in medical and non-medical environments.Optic Flow: The continuous visual field seen by a subject through space and time.Computer Simulation: Computer-based representation of physical systems and phenomena such as chemical processes.Afterimage: Continuation of visual impression after cessation of stimuli causing the original image.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Acceleration: An increase in the rate of speed.Cues: Signals for an action; that specific portion of a perceptual field or pattern of stimuli to which a subject has learned to respond.Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Space Perception: The awareness of the spatial properties of objects; includes physical space.Visual Perception: The selecting and organizing of visual stimuli based on the individual's past experience.Models, Biological: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Fixation, Ocular: The positioning and accommodation of eyes that allows the image to be brought into place on the FOVEA CENTRALIS of each eye.Color Perception: Mental processing of chromatic signals (COLOR VISION) from the eye by the VISUAL CORTEX where they are converted into symbolic representations. Color perception involves numerous neurons, and is influenced not only by the distribution of wavelengths from the viewed object, but also by its background color and brightness contrast at its boundary.Adaptation, Ocular: The adjustment of the eye to variations in the intensity of light. Light adaptation is the adjustment of the eye when the light threshold is increased; DARK ADAPTATION when the light is greatly reduced. (From Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)Respiratory-Gated Imaging Techniques: Timing the acquisition of imaging data to specific points in the breathing cycle to minimize image blurring and other motion artifacts. The images are used diagnostically and also interventionally to coordinate radiation treatment beam on/off cycles to protect healthy tissues when they move into the beam field during different times in the breathing cycle.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.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.Fiducial Markers: Materials used as reference points for imaging studies.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.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Vision, Monocular: Images seen by one eye.Visual Fields: The total area or space visible in a person's peripheral vision with the eye looking straightforward.Models, Molecular: Models used experimentally or theoretically to study molecular shape, electronic properties, or interactions; includes analogous molecules, computer-generated graphics, and mechanical structures.Nystagmus, Optokinetic: Normal nystagmus produced by looking at objects moving across the field of vision.Models, Neurological: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of the neurological system, processes or phenomena; includes the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Phantoms, Imaging: Devices or objects in various imaging techniques used to visualize or enhance visualization by simulating conditions encountered in the procedure. Phantoms are used very often in procedures employing or measuring x-irradiation or radioactive material to evaluate performance. Phantoms often have properties similar to human tissue. Water demonstrates absorbing properties similar to normal tissue, hence water-filled phantoms are used to map radiation levels. Phantoms are used also as teaching aids to simulate real conditions with x-ray or ultrasonic machines. (From Iturralde, Dictionary and Handbook of Nuclear Medicine and Clinical Imaging, 1990)Perceptual Disorders: Cognitive disorders characterized by an impaired ability to perceive the nature of objects or concepts through use of the sense organs. These include spatial neglect syndromes, where an individual does not attend to visual, auditory, or sensory stimuli presented from one side of the body.Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted: Methods developed to aid in the interpretation of ultrasound, radiographic images, etc., for diagnosis of disease.Reaction Time: The time from the onset of a stimulus until a response is observed.Attention: Focusing on certain aspects of current experience to the exclusion of others. It is the act of heeding or taking notice or concentrating.Perceptual Distortion: Lack of correspondence between the way a stimulus is commonly perceived and the way an individual perceives it under given conditions.Arthrometry, Articular: Measurements of joint flexibility (RANGE OF MOTION, ARTICULAR), usually by employing an angle-measuring device (arthrometer). Arthrometry is used to measure ligamentous laxity and stability. It is often used to evaluate the outcome of ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT replacement surgery.Diptera: An order of the class Insecta. Wings, when present, number two and distinguish Diptera from other so-called flies, while the halteres, or reduced hindwings, separate Diptera from other insects with one pair of wings. The order includes the families Calliphoridae, Oestridae, Phoridae, SARCOPHAGIDAE, Scatophagidae, Sciaridae, SIMULIIDAE, Tabanidae, Therevidae, Trypetidae, CERATOPOGONIDAE; CHIRONOMIDAE; CULICIDAE; DROSOPHILIDAE; GLOSSINIDAE; MUSCIDAE; TEPHRITIDAE; and PSYCHODIDAE. The larval form of Diptera species are called maggots (see LARVA).Time and Motion Studies: The observation and analysis of movements in a task with an emphasis on the amount of time required to perform the task.Image Enhancement: Improvement of the quality of a picture by various techniques, including computer processing, digital filtering, echocardiographic techniques, light and ultrastructural MICROSCOPY, fluorescence spectrometry and microscopy, scintigraphy, and in vitro image processing at the molecular level.Vision, Ocular: The process in which light signals are transformed by the PHOTORECEPTOR CELLS into electrical signals which can then be transmitted to the brain.Video Recording: The storing or preserving of video signals for television to be played back later via a transmitter or receiver. Recordings may be made on magnetic tape or discs (VIDEODISC RECORDING).Protein Conformation: The characteristic 3-dimensional shape of a protein, including the secondary, supersecondary (motifs), tertiary (domains) and quaternary structure of the peptide chain. PROTEIN STRUCTURE, QUATERNARY describes the conformation assumed by multimeric proteins (aggregates of more than one polypeptide chain).Signal Detection, Psychological: Psychophysical technique that permits the estimation of the bias of the observer as well as detectability of the signal (i.e., stimulus) in any sensory modality. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)Shoulder Joint: The articulation between the head of the HUMERUS and the glenoid cavity of the SCAPULA.Psychomotor Performance: The coordination of a sensory or ideational (cognitive) process and a motor activity.Gait: Manner or style of walking.Macaca mulatta: A species of the genus MACACA inhabiting India, China, and other parts of Asia. The species is used extensively in biomedical research and adapts very well to living with humans.Vestibule, Labyrinth: An oval, bony chamber of the inner ear, part of the bony labyrinth. It is continuous with bony COCHLEA anteriorly, and SEMICIRCULAR CANALS posteriorly. The vestibule contains two communicating sacs (utricle and saccule) of the balancing apparatus. The oval window on its lateral wall is occupied by the base of the STAPES of the MIDDLE EAR.Equipment Design: Methods of creating machines and devices.Adaptation, Physiological: The non-genetic biological changes of an organism in response to challenges in its ENVIRONMENT.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)Evoked Potentials, Visual: The electric response evoked in the cerebral cortex by visual stimulation or stimulation of the visual pathways.Molecular Dynamics Simulation: A computer simulation developed to study the motion of molecules over a period of time.Posture: The position or attitude of the body.Models, Psychological: Theoretical representations that simulate psychological processes and/or social processes. These include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Perceptual Masking: The interference of one perceptual stimulus with another causing a decrease or lessening in perceptual effectiveness.Diffusion: The tendency of a gas or solute to pass from a point of higher pressure or concentration to a point of lower pressure or concentration and to distribute itself throughout the available space. Diffusion, especially FACILITATED DIFFUSION, is a major mechanism of BIOLOGICAL TRANSPORT.Temporal Lobe: Lower lateral part of the cerebral hemisphere responsible for auditory, olfactory, and semantic processing. It is located inferior to the lateral fissure and anterior to the OCCIPITAL LOBE.Mathematics: The deductive study of shape, quantity, and dependence. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Differential Threshold: The smallest difference which can be discriminated between two stimuli or one which is barely above the threshold.Biophysics: The study of PHYSICAL PHENOMENA and PHYSICAL PROCESSES as applied to living things.Ankle Joint: The joint that is formed by the inferior articular and malleolar articular surfaces of the TIBIA; the malleolar articular surface of the FIBULA; and the medial malleolar, lateral malleolar, and superior surfaces of the TALUS.Brain Mapping: Imaging techniques used to colocalize sites of brain functions or physiological activity with brain structures.Myocardial Contraction: Contractile activity of the MYOCARDIUM.Distance Perception: The act of knowing or the recognition of a distance by recollective thought, or by means of a sensory process which is under the influence of set and of prior experience.Radiotherapy Planning, Computer-Assisted: Computer-assisted mathematical calculations of beam angles, intensities of radiation, and duration of irradiation in radiotherapy.Respiration: The act of breathing with the LUNGS, consisting of INHALATION, or the taking into the lungs of the ambient air, and of EXHALATION, or the expelling of the modified air which contains more CARBON DIOXIDE than the air taken in (Blakiston's Gould Medical Dictionary, 4th ed.). This does not include tissue respiration (= OXYGEN CONSUMPTION) or cell respiration (= CELL RESPIRATION).Reflex, Vestibulo-Ocular: A reflex wherein impulses are conveyed from the cupulas of the SEMICIRCULAR CANALS and from the OTOLITHIC MEMBRANE of the SACCULE AND UTRICLE via the VESTIBULAR NUCLEI of the BRAIN STEM and the median longitudinal fasciculus to the OCULOMOTOR NERVE nuclei. It functions to maintain a stable retinal image during head rotation by generating appropriate compensatory EYE MOVEMENTS.Cervical Vertebrae: The first seven VERTEBRAE of the SPINAL COLUMN, which correspond to the VERTEBRAE of the NECK.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Models, Theoretical: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Flight, Animal: The use of wings or wing-like appendages to remain aloft and move through the air.Knee Joint: A synovial hinge connection formed between the bones of the FEMUR; TIBIA; and PATELLA.Weight-Bearing: The physical state of supporting an applied load. This often refers to the weight-bearing bones or joints that support the body's weight, especially those in the spine, hip, knee, and foot.Wrist Joint: The joint that is formed by the distal end of the RADIUS, the articular disc of the distal radioulnar joint, and the proximal row of CARPAL BONES; (SCAPHOID BONE; LUNATE BONE; triquetral bone).Biophysical Phenomena: The physical characteristics and processes of biological systems.Cadaver: A dead body, usually a human body.Vibration: A continuing periodic change in displacement with respect to a fixed reference. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Fourier Analysis: Analysis based on the mathematical function first formulated by Jean-Baptiste-Joseph Fourier in 1807. The function, known as the Fourier transform, describes the sinusoidal pattern of any fluctuating pattern in the physical world in terms of its amplitude and its phase. It has broad applications in biomedicine, e.g., analysis of the x-ray crystallography data pivotal in identifying the double helical nature of DNA and in analysis of other molecules, including viruses, and the modified back-projection algorithm universally used in computerized tomography imaging, etc. (From Segen, The Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)Echocardiography: Ultrasonic recording of the size, motion, and composition of the heart and surrounding tissues. The standard approach is transthoracic.Saccades: An abrupt voluntary shift in ocular fixation from one point to another, as occurs in reading.Baseball: A competitive nine-member team sport including softball.Otolithic Membrane: A gelatinous membrane overlying the acoustic maculae of SACCULE AND UTRICLE. It contains minute crystalline particles (otoliths) of CALCIUM CARBONATE and protein on its outer surface. In response to head movement, the otoliths shift causing distortion of the vestibular hair cells which transduce nerve signals to the BRAIN for interpretation of equilibrium.Models, Chemical: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of chemical processes or phenomena; includes the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Shoulder: Part of the body in humans and primates where the arms connect to the trunk. The shoulder has five joints; ACROMIOCLAVICULAR joint, CORACOCLAVICULAR joint, GLENOHUMERAL joint, scapulathoracic joint, and STERNOCLAVICULAR joint.Elasticity: Resistance and recovery from distortion of shape.Elbow Joint: A hinge joint connecting the FOREARM to the ARM.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.Viscosity: The resistance that a gaseous or liquid system offers to flow when it is subjected to shear stress. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Space Motion Sickness: Disorder characterized by nausea, vomiting, and dizziness, possibly in response to vestibular disorientation or fluid shifts associated with space flight. (From Webster's New World Dictionary)Heart: The hollow, muscular organ that maintains the circulation of the blood.Time Perception: The ability to estimate periods of time lapsed or duration of time.Joint Instability: Lack of stability of a joint or joint prosthesis. Factors involved are intra-articular disease and integrity of extra-articular structures such as joint capsule, ligaments, and muscles.Total Disc Replacement: The replacement of intervertebral discs in the spinal column with artificial devices. The procedure is done in the lumbar or cervical spine to relieve severe pain resulting from INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DEGENERATION.Stroboscopy: The observation of successive phases of MOVEMENT by use of a flashing light.Neurons: The basic cellular units of nervous tissue. Each neuron consists of a body, an axon, and dendrites. Their purpose is to receive, conduct, and transmit impulses in the NERVOUS SYSTEM.Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: Spectroscopic method of measuring the magnetic moment of elementary particles such as atomic nuclei, protons or electrons. It is employed in clinical applications such as NMR Tomography (MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING).Lumbar Vertebrae: VERTEBRAE in the region of the lower BACK below the THORACIC VERTEBRAE and above the SACRAL VERTEBRAE.Cardiac-Gated Imaging Techniques: Timing the acquisition of imaging data to specific points in the cardiac cycle to minimize image blurring and other motion artifacts.Dobutamine: A catecholamine derivative with specificity for BETA-1 ADRENERGIC RECEPTORS. It is commonly used as a cardiotonic agent after CARDIAC SURGERY and during DOBUTAMINE STRESS ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY.Thermodynamics: A rigorously mathematical analysis of energy relationships (heat, work, temperature, and equilibrium). It describes systems whose states are determined by thermal parameters, such as temperature, in addition to mechanical and electromagnetic parameters. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 12th ed)Torque: The rotational force about an axis that is equal to the product of a force times the distance from the axis where the force is applied.Walking: An activity in which the body advances at a slow to moderate pace by moving the feet in a coordinated fashion. This includes recreational walking, walking for fitness, and competitive race-walking.Retina: The ten-layered nervous tissue membrane of the eye. It is continuous with the OPTIC NERVE and receives images of external objects and transmits visual impulses to the brain. Its outer surface is in contact with the CHOROID and the inner surface with the VITREOUS BODY. The outer-most layer is pigmented, whereas the inner nine layers are transparent.Kinesthesis: Sense of movement of a part of the body, such as movement of fingers, elbows, knees, limbs, or weights.Hip Joint: The joint that is formed by the articulation of the head of FEMUR and the ACETABULUM of the PELVIS.Stress, Mechanical: A purely physical condition which exists within any material because of strain or deformation by external forces or by non-uniform thermal expansion; expressed quantitatively in units of force per unit area.Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cine: A type of imaging technique used primarily in the field of cardiology. By coordinating the fast gradient-echo MRI sequence with retrospective ECG-gating, numerous short time frames evenly spaced in the cardiac cycle are produced. These images are laced together in a cinematic display so that wall motion of the ventricles, valve motion, and blood flow patterns in the heart and great vessels can be visualized.Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Biomolecular: NMR spectroscopy on small- to medium-size biological macromolecules. This is often used for structural investigation of proteins and nucleic acids, and often involves more than one isotope.Spin Labels: Molecules which contain an atom or a group of atoms exhibiting an unpaired electron spin that can be detected by electron spin resonance spectroscopy and can be bonded to another molecule. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Chemical and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Gravitation: Acceleration produced by the mutual attraction of two masses, and of magnitude inversely proportional to the square of the distance between the two centers of mass. It is also the force imparted by the earth, moon, or a planet to an object near its surface. (From NASA Thesaurus, 1988)Anisotropy: A physical property showing different values in relation to the direction in or along which the measurement is made. The physical property may be with regard to thermal or electric conductivity or light refraction. In crystallography, it describes crystals whose index of refraction varies with the direction of the incident light. It is also called acolotropy and colotropy. The opposite of anisotropy is isotropy wherein the same values characterize the object when measured along axes in all directions.Head: The upper part of the human body, or the front or upper part of the body of an animal, typically separated from the rest of the body by a neck, and containing the brain, mouth, and sense organs.Thorax: The upper part of the trunk between the NECK and the ABDOMEN. It contains the chief organs of the circulatory and respiratory systems. (From Stedman, 25th ed)Locomotion: Movement or the ability to move from one place or another. It can refer to humans, vertebrate or invertebrate animals, and microorganisms.Ventricular Function, Left: The hemodynamic and electrophysiological action of the left HEART VENTRICLE. Its measurement is an important aspect of the clinical evaluation of patients with heart disease to determine the effects of the disease on cardiac performance.Normal Distribution: Continuous frequency distribution of infinite range. Its properties are as follows: 1, continuous, symmetrical distribution with both tails extending to infinity; 2, arithmetic mean, mode, and median identical; and 3, shape completely determined by the mean and standard deviation.Fluoroscopy: Production of an image when x-rays strike a fluorescent screen.Mass Behavior: Collective behavior of an aggregate of individuals giving the appearance of unity of attitude, feeling, and motivation.Recovery of Function: A partial or complete return to the normal or proper physiologic activity of an organ or part following disease or trauma.Size Perception: The sensory interpretation of the dimensions of objects.Molecular Conformation: The characteristic three-dimensional shape of a molecule.Molecular Motor Proteins: Proteins that are involved in or cause CELL MOVEMENT such as the rotary structures (flagellar motor) or the structures whose movement is directed along cytoskeletal filaments (MYOSIN; KINESIN; and DYNEIN motor families).Eye Movement Measurements: Methods and procedures for recording EYE MOVEMENTS.Arm: The superior part of the upper extremity between the SHOULDER and the ELBOW.Torsion, Mechanical: A twisting deformation of a solid body about an axis. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Respiratory Mechanics: The physical or mechanical action of the LUNGS; DIAPHRAGM; RIBS; and CHEST WALL during respiration. It includes airflow, lung volume, neural and reflex controls, mechanoreceptors, breathing patterns, etc.Equipment Failure Analysis: The evaluation of incidents involving the loss of function of a device. These evaluations are used for a variety of purposes such as to determine the failure rates, the causes of failures, costs of failures, and the reliability and maintainability of devices.Proprioception: Sensory functions that transduce stimuli received by proprioceptive receptors in joints, tendons, muscles, and the INNER EAR into neural impulses to be transmitted to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. Proprioception provides sense of stationary positions and movements of one's body parts, and is important in maintaining KINESTHESIA and POSTURAL BALANCE.Fluorescence Polarization: Measurement of the polarization of fluorescent light from solutions or microscopic specimens. It is used to provide information concerning molecular size, shape, and conformation, molecular anisotropy, electronic energy transfer, molecular interaction, including dye and coenzyme binding, and the antigen-antibody reaction.Rheology: The study of the deformation and flow of matter, usually liquids or fluids, and of the plastic flow of solids. The concept covers consistency, dilatancy, liquefaction, resistance to flow, shearing, thixotrophy, and VISCOSITY.Macaca: A genus of the subfamily CERCOPITHECINAE, family CERCOPITHECIDAE, consisting of 16 species inhabiting forests of Africa, Asia, and the islands of Borneo, Philippines, and Celebes.Holography: The recording of images in three-dimensional form on a photographic film by exposing it to a laser beam reflected from the object under study.Heart Ventricles: The lower right and left chambers of the heart. The right ventricle pumps venous BLOOD into the LUNGS and the left ventricle pumps oxygenated blood into the systemic arterial circulation.Light: That portion of the electromagnetic spectrum in the visible, ultraviolet, and infrared range.Tomography, Emission-Computed, Single-Photon: A method of computed tomography that uses radionuclides which emit a single photon of a given energy. The camera is rotated 180 or 360 degrees around the patient to capture images at multiple positions along the arc. The computer is then used to reconstruct the transaxial, sagittal, and coronal images from the 3-dimensional distribution of radionuclides in the organ. The advantages of SPECT are that it can be used to observe biochemical and physiological processes as well as size and volume of the organ. The disadvantage is that, unlike positron-emission tomography where the positron-electron annihilation results in the emission of 2 photons at 180 degrees from each other, SPECT requires physical collimation to line up the photons, which results in the loss of many available photons and hence degrades the image.Gated Blood-Pool Imaging: Radionuclide ventriculography where scintigraphic data is acquired during repeated cardiac cycles at specific times in the cycle, using an electrocardiographic synchronizer or gating device. Analysis of right ventricular function is difficult with this technique; that is best evaluated by first-pass ventriculography (VENTRICULOGRAPHY, FIRST-PASS).Kinetics: The rate dynamics in chemical or physical systems.Hydrodynamics: The motion of fluids, especially noncompressible liquids, under the influence of internal and external forces.Tympanic Membrane: An oval semitransparent membrane separating the external EAR CANAL from the tympanic cavity (EAR, MIDDLE). It contains three layers: the skin of the external ear canal; the core of radially and circularly arranged collagen fibers; and the MUCOSA of the middle ear.Scapula: Also called the shoulder blade, it is a flat triangular bone, a pair of which form the back part of the shoulder girdle.Water: A clear, odorless, tasteless liquid that is essential for most animal and plant life and is an excellent solvent for many substances. The chemical formula is hydrogen oxide (H2O). (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Physical Therapy Modalities: Therapeutic modalities frequently used in PHYSICAL THERAPY SPECIALTY by PHYSICAL THERAPISTS or physiotherapists to promote, maintain, or restore the physical and physiological well-being of an individual.Postural Balance: A POSTURE in which an ideal body mass distribution is achieved. Postural balance provides the body carriage stability and conditions for normal functions in stationary position or in movement, such as sitting, standing, or walking.Acoustic Stimulation: Use of sound to elicit a response in the nervous system.Feasibility Studies: Studies to determine the advantages or disadvantages, practicability, or capability of accomplishing a projected plan, study, or project.Intervertebral Disc: Any of the 23 plates of fibrocartilage found between the bodies of adjacent VERTEBRAE.Observer Variation: The failure by the observer to measure or identify a phenomenon accurately, which results in an error. Sources for this may be due to the observer's missing an abnormality, or to faulty technique resulting in incorrect test measurement, or to misinterpretation of the data. Two varieties are inter-observer variation (the amount observers vary from one another when reporting on the same material) and intra-observer variation (the amount one observer varies between observations when reporting more than once on the same material).Hand: The distal part of the arm beyond the wrist in humans and primates, that includes the palm, fingers, and thumb.Carpal Joints: The articulations between the various CARPAL BONES. This does not include the WRIST JOINT which consists of the articulations between the RADIUS; ULNA; and proximal CARPAL BONES.Radiographic Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted: Computer systems or networks designed to provide radiographic interpretive information.Protein Structure, Secondary: The level of protein structure in which regular hydrogen-bond interactions within contiguous stretches of polypeptide chain give rise to alpha helices, beta strands (which align to form beta sheets) or other types of coils. This is the first folding level of protein conformation.Pliability: The quality or state of being able to be bent or creased repeatedly. (From Webster, 3d ed)Functional Laterality: Behavioral manifestations of cerebral dominance in which there is preferential use and superior functioning of either the left or the right side, as in the preferred use of the right hand or right foot.Echocardiography, Stress: A method of recording heart motion and internal structures by combining ultrasonic imaging with exercise testing (EXERCISE TEST) or pharmacologic stress.Nystagmus, Physiologic: Involuntary rhythmical movements of the eyes in the normal person. These can be naturally occurring as in end-position (end-point, end-stage, or deviational) nystagmus or induced by the optokinetic drum (NYSTAGMUS, OPTOKINETIC), caloric test, or a rotating chair.Flicker Fusion: The point or frequency at which all flicker of an intermittent light stimulus disappears.Judgment: The process of discovering or asserting an objective or intrinsic relation between two objects or concepts; a faculty or power that enables a person to make judgments; the process of bringing to light and asserting the implicit meaning of a concept; a critical evaluation of a person or situation.Sound: A type of non-ionizing radiation in which energy is transmitted through solid, liquid, or gas as compression waves. Sound (acoustic or sonic) radiation with frequencies above the audible range is classified as ultrasonic. Sound radiation below the audible range is classified as infrasonic.Tomography, X-Ray Computed: Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.Psychometrics: Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.Electromyography: Recording of the changes in electric potential of muscle by means of surface or needle electrodes.Cone-Beam Computed Tomography: Computed tomography modalities which use a cone or pyramid-shaped beam of radiation.Gravity Sensing: Process whereby a cell, bodily structure, or organism (animal or plant) receives or detects a gravity stimulus. Gravity sensing plays an important role in the directional growth and development of an organism (GRAVITROPISM).Task Performance and Analysis: The detailed examination of observable activity or behavior associated with the execution or completion of a required function or unit of work.Friction: Surface resistance to the relative motion of one body against the rubbing, sliding, rolling, or flowing of another with which it is in contact.Pressure: A type of stress exerted uniformly in all directions. Its measure is the force exerted per unit area. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Ventricular Dysfunction, Left: A condition in which the LEFT VENTRICLE of the heart was functionally impaired. This condition usually leads to HEART FAILURE; MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION; and other cardiovascular complications. Diagnosis is made by measuring the diminished ejection fraction and a depressed level of motility of the left ventricular wall.Temperature: The property of objects that determines the direction of heat flow when they are placed in direct thermal contact. The temperature is the energy of microscopic motions (vibrational and translational) of the particles of atoms.Breath Holding: An involuntary or voluntary pause in breathing, sometimes accompanied by loss of consciousness.Cineangiography: Motion pictures of the passage of contrast medium through blood vessels.Color: The visually perceived property of objects created by absorption or reflection of specific wavelengths of light.Protein Structure, Tertiary: The level of protein structure in which combinations of secondary protein structures (alpha helices, beta sheets, loop regions, and motifs) pack together to form folded shapes called domains. Disulfide bridges between cysteines in two different parts of the polypeptide chain along with other interactions between the chains play a role in the formation and stabilization of tertiary structure. Small proteins usually consist of only one domain but larger proteins may contain a number of domains connected by segments of polypeptide chain which lack regular secondary structure.Signal Processing, Computer-Assisted: Computer-assisted processing of electric, ultrasonic, or electronic signals to interpret function and activity.Brain: The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.Fovea Centralis: An area approximately 1.5 millimeters in diameter within the macula lutea where the retina thins out greatly because of the oblique shifting of all layers except the pigment epithelium layer. It includes the sloping walls of the fovea (clivus) and contains a few rods in its periphery. In its center (foveola) are the cones most adapted to yield high visual acuity, each cone being connected to only one ganglion cell. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)
List of songs recorded by Ellie Goulding
Motion (liner notes). Calvin Harris. Columbia Records. 2014. 88875008972. Peace Is the Mission (liner notes). Major Lazer. Mad ... Divergent: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (liner notes). Various artists. Interscope Records. 2014. B0020190-02. The ... 531748-2. Divergent: Original Motion Picture Score (liner notes). Junkie XL. Interscope Records. 2014. B0020474-02. Life in a ... Fifty Shades of Grey: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (liner notes). Various artists. Republic Records. 2015. B0022595-02. ...
Americans for Prosperity
Motion picture). Seitz-Wald, Alex (September 24, 2013). "David Koch Seeded Major Tea-Party Group, Private Donor List Reveals". ... AFP played a major role in the 2014 midterm elections, helping Republicans achieve a majority in the U.S. Senate. AFP targeted ... But a number of major American companies also gave hundreds of thousands to the upstart conservative group. At the top of the ... It helped turn back cap and trade, the major environmental proposal of Obama's first term. AFP advocated for limits on the ...
John L. Gardner (brigadier general)
"Moultrie Personages, Commanders, Engineers, etc". Battlefields in Motion, Ltd. 2009. Retrieved Oct 11, 2013. "Major Gen. ... During the Mexican-American War, Gardner served under Major General Winfield Scott. He was promoted to Major in 1845 and ... Subsequently, he was replaced by Major Robert Anderson, who was chosen by Floyd on the pretext that he was younger but ...
Research In Motion Investor Relations. Retrieved May 11, 2016. "Open Text announces Major Expansion in Waterloo". Open Text ... Now the only major brewery is the Brick Brewing Company. Waterloo was the original home of distiller Seagram (also home town of ... Waterloo's major east-west arterial roads are (from south to north) Union Street, Erb Street, Bridgeport Road, University ... Blackberry, formerly Research In Motion, is the best example. The city centre was once along Albert Street, near the Marsland ...
Major floods may have triggered the change in river course, although most of the flood events in the prehistoric record do not ... Graizer, Vladimir (2006-12-01). "Tilts in Strong Ground Motion". Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. 96 (6): 2094 ... Major shorelines existed at 12 metres (39 ft) above North American Datum (NAD) and at 20-50 metres (66-164 ft) above NAD. With ... Other major streams that drained into Lake Cahuilla were Whitewater River from the north, and San Felipe Creek and Carrizo ...
Run Away with Me
"Run Away with Me" is written in the key of F♯ major in 12 8 time with a tempo of 120 beats per minute. The song follows a chord ... On the drop-date of E·MO·TION in the United States, Jepsen performed "Run Away with Me" at The Today Show on 21 August 2015. ... "Stream Carly Rae Jepsen's Two Dusky 'E•MO•TION' Tracks 'Your Type' and 'Run Away With Me'". Spin. 22 June 2015. Retrieved 22 ... "Carly Rae Jepsen "Run Away With Me" Sheet Music in F# Major - Download & Print". Musicnotes.com. Retrieved 13 October 2016. " ...
Division of the assembly
If the result of the division is an equality of votes, then the motion is in all cases disagreed to. The procedure used in the ... "Electronic Voting in Dáil Chamber is part of Major Oireachtas Reform Programme" (Press release). Oireachtas. 26 February 2002. ... The Speaker reads the question aloud, and then asks, "Is it the pleasure of the house to adopt the motion?" If anyone dissents ... "Standing Orders: Motion". Dáil debates. KildareStreet.com. 28 January 2016. Retrieved 8 December 2016. "Abstentions" (PDF). ...
"Major General shown the door in Tehelka case". The Times of India. "Tehelka case: Army finds 3 officers guilty". Times of India ... Tully, Sir Mark (2003). India In Slow Motion. Penguin Books. ISBN 9780670885589. KAUR, NAUNIDHI. "Fernandes under fire". "R K ... Major General P. S. K. Chowdhary, General R. K. Murge, General Satnam Singh, Brigadier Iqbal Singh, Colonel Anil Saigal, H. C. ...
Mons Officer Cadet School
Andrew Motion, The Lamberts (1986), pg. 278 "Major Robin Collier - obituary". Daily Telegraph. 31 August 2016. Retrieved 2 ... Major General Sri Lanka Army Nicholas Soames Akwasi Amankwaa Afrifa, Ghanaian Head of State Joseph Nanven Garba, Nigerian Army ... Nigerian Army Major-General and former General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division Enugu, Nigeria Kit Lambert, manager of The ... Nigerian Army Major General, Former Nigerian Head of State and Current President of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo, former Nigerian ...
Edward J. Nell
Money in Motion, edited with Ghislain Deleplace, London, UK: Macmillan, 1995. Making Sense of a Changing Economy. Routledge: ... Although Wassily Leontief was best known for his 'Input Output Mode', a major contribution to economic analysis could be found ... Indeed, both Veblen and Nell invest this transformation with major economic, cultural, and dynamic consequences. In contrast to ... Actual markets are always in motion; equilibrium is rare and dynamic analysis necessary. The methodology/philosophy which ...
Sound Transit 3
"Sound Transit Motion No. M2012-81: Interlocal Agreement with City of Seattle for Ballard to Downtown High-Capacity Transit ... "Board sends major light rail expansion plan to November ballot" (Press release). Sound Transit. June 23, 2016. Retrieved ... "Sound Transit Motion No. M2010-102" (PDF). Sound Transit. December 16, 2010. Retrieved October 22, 2016. "ST Board adopts 2011 ... Freeman, who had filed lawsuits in opposition to the East Link project funded by ST2, called the plan a "major calamity", ...
The Rising Storm
Nomination shared with Grant Major and Alan Lee. Lost to Chicago. 2003 Academy Awards-The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the ... "The 76th Academy Awards (2004) Nominees and Winners". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. AMPAS. Archived from the ... Nomination shared with Grant Major. Lost to Moulin Rouge!. 2002 Academy Awards-Nominated for The Lord of the Rings: The Two ... Nomination shared with Grant Major and Simon Bright. Lost to Memoirs of a Geisha. 2012 Academy Awards-Nominated for The Hobbit ...
"Managers warn of major disruption in schools next year". The Irish Times. 30 October 2008. Retrieved 30 October 2008. "Govt ... The rally outside Leinster House coincided with a Dáil debate on a Labour Party motion calling for the increase in class sizes ... defeats Labour motion on education cutbacks". Breakingnews.ie. 30 October 2008. Retrieved 31 October 2008. "Government wins key ...
South Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
The Strand also provided motion picture entertainment. Spoonley The Trainman on Choate was a major attraction in South Buffalo ... New York State Route 16 (Seneca Street), Abbott Road, and South Park Avenue are the major streets serving South Buffalo. South ... they were also a major source of air pollution. The blast furnaces and open hearth furnaces generated huge quantities of ...
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The Cathedral (Katedrála)
Angle Lake station
"Sound Transit Motion No. M2010-102" (PDF). Sound Transit. December 16, 2010. Archived (PDF) from the original on June 4, 2016. ... "ST Board adopts 2011 budget, sets path for delivering major expansion" (Press release). Sound Transit. December 16, 2010. ... "Sound Transit Motion No. M2015-95" (PDF). Sound Transit. October 8, 2015. Archived (PDF) from the original on August 28, 2016. ... "Environment in motion at Angle Lake Station". Sound Transit. August 31, 2016. Archived from the original on September 2, 2016. ...
Tobacco in the American Colonies
Sanjak of Novi Pazar
Congress of Berlin
The motion was lost by 179 to 95. By the Opposition rank and file the gravest accusations were raised against Andrassy. On 10 ... How this was to proceed, or whether it was to proceed at all, was the major question to be answered at the Congress of Berlin. ... The Balkans were a major stage for competition between the European Great Powers in the second half of the nineteenth century. ... He viewed the current situation in Europe as favorable for Germany, therefore any conflict between the major European powers ...
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North East of England Process Industry Cluster
Early Day Motion 2807:NEPIC Growth Strategy (Report). Hansard. 19 October 2006. "Major milestone for cluster group NEPIC". The ... The extraction of shale gas in the UK has been the subject of two major reports, one from the Institute of Directors called " ... To assist with industry attraction and growth, NEPIC supports companies in securing their major capital projects, management ...
Major topics. Research in computational neuroscience can be roughly categorized into several lines of inquiry. Most ... Weiss, Yair; Simoncelli, Eero P.; Adelson, Edward H. (20 May 2002). "Motion illusions as optimal percepts". Nature Neuroscience ... One of the major problems in neurophysiological memory is how it is maintained and changed through multiple time scales. ...
Pronator teres muscle
Ariosa v. Sequenom
Yet, "undue preemption" remains a major concern-"the fear that others' innovative future applications of the law will be ... the Federal Circuit denied a motion for en banc rehearing, with several members of the court filing opinions urging Supreme ... a very practical problem accessing fetal DNA without creating a major health risk for the unborn child." In December 2015, ...
By this point she was a major star but she found it difficult to make the transition from silent films to "talkies". She worked ... For her contributions to the film industry, Borden has a motion pictures star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6801 Hollywood ... During this time she worked with some directors who would go on to achieve major fame, including John Ford, Howard Hawks, and ... Borden had several relationships with men in and out of the motion picture industry. For the majority of her life, she lived ...
Shia literature refers to the merits of the day of Nowruz; the Day of Ghadir took place on Nowruz; and the fatwas of major Shia ... According to him, "It is the belief of the Iranians that Nowruz marks the first day when the universe started its motion." ... People start preparing for Nowruz with a major spring-cleaning of their house and the purchase of new clothes to wear for the ... In recent years, this activity is being performed only in Kabul and other major cities of Afghanistan, in which the mayor and ...
The World's Major Languages. Croon Helm, London and Sydney. ISBN 0-19-506511-5.. ... Their motions came after Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina suggested the idea while addressing the UN General Assembly ... also tatsamas and reborrowings from Sanskrit and other major borrowings from Persian, Arabic, Austroasiatic languages and other ...
where a is the semi-major axis of the orbit and μ is the standard gravitational parameter of the planet (398600.440 km3/s2 for ... An orbit will be Sun-synchronous when the precession rate ρ equals the mean motion of the Earth about the Sun, which is 360° ... Note that according to this approximation cos i equals −1 when the semi-major axis equals 12352 km, which means that only ...
The Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union codenamed Operation Barbarossa, which commenced on 22 June 1941, set in motion a "war of ... Browning (1998), p. 11: On the eve of Operation Barbarossa, Major Weiss disclosed to his men the directives of Hitler's ' ... Broadly speaking, the extermination of Jews was carried out in two major operations. With the onset of Operation Barbarossa, ... Major Weiss explained to his officers that Barbarossa is a war of annihilation against Bolshevism, and that his battalions ...
It has a poor proprioceptive sense, and it only knows what exact motions were made by observing the arms visually. ... Major items in the diet of the giant Pacific octopus include bivalve molluscs such as the cockle Clinocardium nuttallii, clams ... The neurological autonomy of the arms means the octopus has great difficulty learning about the detailed effects of its motions ...
Internet of things
The IoT's major significant trend in recent years is the explosive growth of devices connected and controlled by the Internet.[ ... motion sensors, and contact sensors. Examples of actuators include smart locks, smart power outlets, and door controls. Popular ... With billions of devices being added to the Internet space, IPv6 will play a major role in handling the network layer ... Ingenu's "Machine Network" covers more than a third of the US population across 35 major cities including San Diego and Dallas. ...
That motion succeeded.. Barack Obama. In March 2011, Kucinich said that President Obama's decision to approve air strikes ... Cimperman described Kucinich as an absentee congressman who failed to pass any major legislative initiatives in his 12-year ... he was the youngest mayor of a major city in the United States, earning him the nickname "the boy mayor of Cleveland". ...
Major B.F. Robinson, the Indian Agent appointed in 1855, did his best, but could not control the hundreds of white trespassers ... As a result the court granted the Commonwealth's motion to dismiss. In its conclusion the court stated: ... we find that the ... The Lenape were major producers of wampum or shell beads, which they traditionally used for ritual purposes and as ornaments. ... In return, Killbuck requested that the Americans build a fort near the natives' major village of Coshocton to provide the ...
If there is enough low level wind shear, the column of hot, rising air can develop a small cyclonic motion that can be seen ... North America is a large continent that extends from the tropics north into arctic areas, and has no major east-west mountain ... Lighting conditions are a major factor in the appearance of a tornado. A tornado which is "back-lit" (viewed with the sun ... There are areas which people believe to be protected from tornadoes, whether by being in a city, near a major river, hill, or ...
Chiropractors are not normally licensed to write medical prescriptions or perform major surgery in the United States, ( ... range of motion, and self-reported function in patients with mechanical neck pain: a systematic review". J Orthop Sports Phys ... guidelines suggest three major full-time educational paths culminating in either a DC, DCM, BSc, or MSc degree. Besides the ... which is a sudden force that causes an audible release and attempts to increase a joint's range of motion. High-velocity, ...
The design of medical devices constitutes a major segment of the field of biomedical engineering. ... Therapeutic: physical therapy machines like continuous passive range of motion (CPM) machines ... that most high-risk medical devices are not tested and analyzed to ensure that they are safe and effective for all major ...
Death of Dale Earnhardt
Earnhardt was featured in the following week's Time magazine, and a video from the race was played on nearly every major ... Judge Will's ruling set forth in motion an extensive legal battle later fought in the appellate courts by both Uribe and CCI ... publisher of the University of Florida's student newspaper The Independent Florida Alligator filed motions to intervene into ... no driver has died during competition in a race of NASCAR's three major series. ...
Computer graphics (computer science)
Visibility is a major component of light transport. Scattering. Models of scattering and shading are used to describe the ... Animation: ways to represent and manipulate motion. *Rendering: algorithms to reproduce light transport ... The joint Eurographics and ACM SIGGRAPH symposium series features the major venues for the more specialized sub-fields: ...
Occupational health psychology
Main article: Major depressive disorder. Using data from the ECA study, Eaton, Anthony, Mandel, and Garrison (1990) found that ... repetitive motion) although such factors are important contributors. There has been evidence that psychosocial workplace ... Wang J. (2005). Work stress as a risk factor for major depressive episode(s). Psychological Medicine, 35, 865-871. doi:10.1017/ ... Belkic, K.L., Landsbergis, P.A., Schnall, P.L., & Baker, D. (2004). Is job strain a source of major cardiovascular risk? ...
The internet has also become a major means of communication and self-publication for CF researchers. ... said that this was done using the same argument as with perpetual motion machines: that they do not work. Patent ... A special section in the Indian multidisciplinary journal Current Science published 33 cold fusion papers in 2015 by major cold ...
All major varieties of wheelchair can be highly customized for the user's needs. Such customization may encompass the seat ... and people with limited range of motion in the hip or knee joints. Tilting options are more common than reclining options ... Everyday manual wheelchairs come in two major varieties, folding or rigid. Folding chairs are generally low-end designs, whose ... however these are solely a parking brake and in-motion braking is provided by the user's palms bearing directly on the push- ...
... was the major source of materials on the Celts of Gaul and was profusely quoted by Timagenes, Julius Caesar, the ... Some fragments of his writings on astronomy survive through the treatise by Cleomedes, On the Circular Motions of the Celestial ... Posidonius's orrery, according to Cicero, exhibited the diurnal motions of the Sun, Moon, and the five known planets. ... His studies were major investigations into their subjects, although not without errors. ...
A major revision of the FRCP in 1966 radically transformed Rule 23, made the opt-out class action the standard option, and gave ... the court must certify the class under Rule 23 on a motion from the party wishing to proceed on a class basis. For a class to ... In two major 21st-century cases, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 against certification of class actions due to differences in each ... The Advisory Committee that drafted the new Rule 23 in the mid-1960s was influenced by two major developments. First was the ...
The will is "the primary mover of all the powers of the soul ... and it is also the efficient cause of motion in the body."[144 ... This problem has been identified in ancient Greek philosophy and remains a major focus of philosophical debate. This view ... Incompatibilism is the position that free will and determinism are logically incompatible, and that the major question ...
... is much more water-intensive to grow than other crops. It has also played a major role in a famine in the country. ... 2) Order 2014 - Motion to Approve: 12 May 2014: House of Lords debates - TheyWorkForYou". theyworkforyou.com. Retrieved 31 May ... "Cathinone is the major psychoactive component of the plant Catha edulis (khat). The young leaves of khat are chewed for a ... On 12 May 2014, the House of Lords passed a Motion to Approve the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Designation)(Amendment) (No. 2)( ...
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society
In the 1780s Major General William Roy measured the distance between the Greenwich and Paris observatories, promoting a method ... a prediction on the motion of a recent comet (probably an Oort cloud object); a review of Robert Boyle's Experimental History ... While this had been suggested before, notably by Edmund Halley in 1710, this was one of the first major works to take Greenwich ... Roy's figure showing the triangulation of major distances between England and France takes Greenwich as the prime meridian. ...
A motion of confidence in his leadership was tied. Under Liberal caucus rules of the time, a tied vote meant the motion was ... His first major speech, in April 1946, was an address to a welcome-home gathering for returned soldiers at the Mystic Park Hall ... The motion passed by 24 votes, with all parties receiving a conscience vote. However, it was of no legal effect as ... He was relatively unknown within the party, and his rural background was a major factor in his selection. The Coalition won ...
Motion Pictures | Wright State University
... housed in the state-of-the-arts Tom Hanks Center for Motion Pictures, is recognized by virtually every major industry award. ... Motion Pictures. Wright States motion pictures program, housed in the state-of-the-arts Tom Hanks Center for Motion Pictures, ... Nerissa Jheanelle, a theatre studies major, has been prolific at Wright State, producing a play, a dance, a movie and a musical ... Choose between the B.F.A. degree in film production or the B.A. in motion pictures history, theory, and criticism. ...
Filmmaking Major | Motion Graphics Specialization | Champlain College
... expanding your repertoire with valuable and exciting skills in Motion Graphics will give you essential cutting-edge tools to ... For Filmmaking majors who aspire to be editors, ... A Focused Area of Study for Filmmaking Majors. Motion graphics ... Motion graphics is one of the fastest growing areas within the film industry. For Filmmaking majors who aspire to be editors, ... The 15-credit Motion Graphics specialization allows you to:. *create, design, implement motion graphics for time-based projects ...
Enhanced Visual Motion Perception in Major Depressive Disorder | Journal of Neuroscience
Enhanced Visual Motion Perception in Major Depressive Disorder. Julie D. Golomb, Jenika R. B. McDavitt, Barbara M. Ruf, Jason I ... Enhanced Visual Motion Perception in Major Depressive Disorder. Julie D. Golomb, Jenika R. B. McDavitt, Barbara M. Ruf, Jason I ... Enhanced Visual Motion Perception in Major Depressive Disorder. Julie D. Golomb, Jenika R. B. McDavitt, Barbara M. Ruf, Jason I ... Enhanced Visual Motion Perception in Major Depressive Disorder Message Subject (Your Name) has forwarded a page to you from ...
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Essay about Physics: Motion and Sensor Fusion Method | Major Tests
physics motion Essay. Graphing Your Motion 1. The difference between the two lines is that the second one is steeper. The ... Different Types of Motion Lab INTRODUCTION: There are a number of devices and methods for collecting motion data in the ... These waves are reflected from objects in their path back to their motion sensors receiver. Your motion sensors are attached ... Validation tests were performed in different experimental conditions, namely no motion, free-fall motion, forced circular ...
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Expansion Theory for the Elliptic Motion of Arbitrary Eccentricity and Semi-Major Axis - Part Seven - Elliptic Expansions in...
Comprehensive Characterization of the Major Presynaptic Elements to the Drosophila OFF Motion Detector | Semantic Scholar
However, electron microscopy studies have shown that T5 cells receive their major input from four classes of neurons: Tm1, Tm2 ... Silencing their synaptic output in various combinations, we find that all input elements are involved in OFF motion detection ... Our comprehensive survey challenges the simplified view of how neural systems compute the direction of motion and suggests that ... Estimating motion is a fundamental task for the visual system of sighted animals. In Drosophila, direction-selective T4 and T5 ...
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Sound film | motion picture | Britannica.com
... history of the motion picture: The pre-World War II sound era: The idea of combining motion pictures and sound had been around ... major reference. *. In history of the motion picture: The pre-World War II sound era. The idea of combining motion pictures and ... The advent of the talking motion picture in the late 1920s caused variety theatres throughout Great Britain to be converted ...
Film editing | motion pictures | Britannica
major references. *. In motion picture: Editing. The process of trimming and piecing together lengths of film in order to make ... In motion-picture technology: Editing. The postproduction stage of professional filmmaking is likely to last longer than the ... an artistically concise and complete motion picture is certainly the most obvious technique of film language and the one most ...
Remove motion artifacts by deinterlacing input video signal - Simulink
Row-Major Data Format. The MATLAB® environment and the Computer Vision System Toolbox™ software use column-major data ... All the Computer Vision System Toolbox blocks can be used to process data that is in the row-major format, but you need to know ... Input image is transposed (data order is row major). When you select this check box, the block assumes that the input buffer ... When you select the Input image is transposed (data order is row major) check box, the block assumes that the input buffer ...
Majors | Ringling College of Art & Design
Our Motion Design major is all about:. 2D & 3D Animation Stop Motion. Storyboards + Style Frames. Graphic Design. Visual ... An Overview of Our Majors. Want an quick idea of what each major is about? Take a look - and click through for more details. ... Our Visual Studies major is all about:. Entrepreneurship. Crossing Majors. Analyzing Art + Design. Critique. Concepts. Artistic ... Our Game Art major is all about:. Building New Worlds. Concept Art. Character Design. 3D Modeling. Virtual Reality. Game ...
Wormlike motion sculptures show how athletes move in 3D
An algorithm scans 2D videos of a person in motion, and generates data points that can be 3D-printed into motion sculptures. ... Researchers at MIT have developed a system that offers athletes a unique way to visualize their bodies in motion. ... An algorithm scans 2D videos of a person in motion, and generates data points that can be 3D-printed into "motion sculptures." ... then compare the two motions in 3D. "This sculpture comparison may reveal differences in their 3D arm motion, which are ...
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motion picture arts | Interlochen Center for the Arts
Arts Academy Boarding High School: Motion Picture Arts Major. Academy Boarding School Major. The Motion Picture Arts program at ... Video: Motion Picture Arts Overview. Interlochens Motion Picture Arts program helps talented students develop their skills and ... Read more about Arts Academy Boarding High School: Motion Picture Arts Major ... In the summer of 2013, filmmaker David Marek will join the Motion Picture Arts faculty to lead the digital filmmaking program. ...
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PT in Motion News
But which outcomes will be doing the driving? A major-player collaborative that includes the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid ... Research-related stories featured in PT in Motion News are intended to highlight a topic of interest only and do not constitute ... Research-related stories featured in PT in Motion News are intended to highlight a topic of interest only and do not constitute ... Research-related stories featured in PT in Motion News are intended to highlight a topic of interest only and do not constitute ...
PT in Motion News
First Major Insurer Adopts a Permanent Telehealth Benefit. BCBS of Tennessee will now include telehealth services - including ... From PT in Motion News. May 11: FSBPT to Host May 18 Webinar on National Physical Therapy Exam On Monday, May 18, the ... From PT in Motion News May 15: BCBS of Tennessee Makes PT Telehealth Service Coverage Permanent BlueCross BlueShield of ... Another major commercial payer has acknowledged the value of telehealth provided by PTs: this time, its insurance giant Humana ...
Astronomy and the Bible | Answers in Genesis
Table 1 Earths Major Motions. Motion. Speed. Rotation on axis. 1,000 miles/hour (at equator). ... Overall motion of the galaxy. 1.1 million miles/hour. 6. Did Bible Writers believe the earth was flat?. No-this false idea is ... These motions add together in a dizzy combination. The earths spin results in a surface speed of 1,000 miles per hour at the ... Stellar Motion. If a star moves outward from the earth, its light energy will be reduced and its wavelength stretched or red- ...
Major league notebook: Hip injury sidelines Yanks' Torres - Portland Press Herald
Attorney files motion for contempt against Maine DHHS commissioner * Life & Culture. Chorus of female immigrants from Portland ... Major league notebook: Hip injury sidelines Yanks Torres. Gleyber Torres gets taken out of Wednesdays game in the fourth ... Torres is hitting .294 with 15 home runs and 42 RBI in his first 63 major league games. ...
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Motions Archive | UNISON National
The Environment Agency and major flooding incidents. Conference commends the incredible amount of hard work carried out by ... Policy motions. A full database of motions passed at UNISON conferences is available online for searching. ... 1. The adoption by UNISON national delegate conference 2016 of the motion "Dont silence the occupation of Palestine", which ...
Motions Archive | UNISON National
The Environment Agency and major flooding incidents. Conference commends the incredible amount of hard work carried out by ... Policy motions. A full database of motions passed at UNISON conferences is available online for searching. ... Conference motions continue to reappear especially those of facility time, outsourcing and privatisation. Conference the nature ... retired members are the only group not entitled to submit motions and […] ...
Day after Arnab's arrest, Maharashtra Assembly calls for meeting to discuss 'breach of privilege' motion against him
... motion moved against him by Shiv Sena MLA Pratap Sarnaik. ... BJP Faces Major Setback in Key Maharashtra Polls, Loses Nagpur ... Day after Arnabs arrest, Maharashtra Assembly calls for meeting to discuss breach of privilege motion against him. Read full ... A similar motion was moved by MLA Manisha Kayande in the Legislative Council. ... Sarnaik moved the breach of privilege motion against Goswami in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on September 16 for ...
Bodies in Motion
Using their knowledge of the Human Bodys major organ systems, students will compose a detailed explanation of the different ... In Art class, students will create a three dimensional wire and plaster sculpture of a body in motion. They will research ... Students will identify the functions of the major organ systems of the body ...
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- Benji, the floppy-eared star of "BENJI OFF THE LEASH", a major motion picture opening in theaters across the nation on August 20, will have to interrupt a promotional tour for retinal detachment surgery in Chicago on August 2. (denverlibrary.org)
- PRN13 - Benji, the floppy-eared star of "BENJI OFF THE LEASH", a major motion picture opening in. (denverlibrary.org)
- The advent of the talking motion picture in the late 1920s caused variety theatres throughout Great Britain to be converted into cinemas. (britannica.com)
- The process of trimming and piecing together lengths of film in order to make an artistically concise and complete motion picture is certainly the most obvious technique of film language and the one most often discussed. (britannica.com)
- Interlochen's Motion Picture Arts program helps talented students develop their skills and take their dreams to the next level. (interlochen.org)
- In the summer of 2013, filmmaker David Marek will join the Motion Picture Arts faculty to lead the digital filmmaking program. (interlochen.org)
- The Motion Picture Arts program at Interlochen Arts Academy boarding high school provides students with a progressive interdisciplinary education through writing, critical studies, and hands-on curriculum. (interlochen.org)
- Freddie Steinmark: Faith, Family, Football coincides with the major motion picture, "My All American," starring Aaron Eckhart and Finn Wittrock. (prweb.com)
- Now a Major Motion Picture! (davidlevithan.com)
- Establishments primarily engaged in operating motion picture theaters are classified in Industry Group 783, and those operating museums, art galleries, arboreta, and botanical and zoological gardens are classified in Major Group 84. (osha.gov)
- Divergent: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (liner notes). (wikipedia.org)
- The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (liner notes). (wikipedia.org)
- Fifty Shades of Grey: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (liner notes). (wikipedia.org)
- The Hunger Games: Catching Fire - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (liner notes). (wikipedia.org)
- Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a mood disorder that is not traditionally considered to affect the visual system. (jneurosci.org)
- Major depressive disorder (MDD) is the one of the world's leading causes of disability, affecting 151 million people worldwide ( World Health Organization, 2008 ). (jneurosci.org)
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- Researchers at MIT have developed a system that offers athletes a unique way to visualize their bodies in motion. (yahoo.com)
- Dynamic 3D-printed "motion sculptures" created by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) offer athletes a unique way to visualize their bodies in motion. (yahoo.com)
- Kenneth Research has evaluated the current market opportunities in Radiotherapy Motion Market in the healthcare industry for the forecast period 2021-2026, which also includes the ongoing industry trends and innovations that will help industry players to attain their business targets. (americanewshour.com)
- Business majors. (truthdig.com)
- As an industrial engineering major, you learn how business interests work together with engineering principles to provide goods and services for the global economy. (bradley.edu)
- Ashlar-Vellum Kinetics 2-Month Subscription - New contract only Kinetics offers an easy-to-use set of precision motion simulation tools at an affordable price point that's independent from any particular CAD or 3D modeling software. (novedge.com)
- In its virtual test environment, Kinetics Kinetics determines the physical movement of a model or assembly, calculates the forces and analyzes components, helping to solve common challenges through time-based motion studies. (novedge.com)
- Unlike other motion simulation software, Kinetics follows the Ashlar-Vellum Organic Workflow TM that allows you to test parts and assemblies at any time or from any model in your design process. (novedge.com)
- Simulate motions in Kinetics-define time-based, rigid body studies using kinematics or dynamics. (novedge.com)
- A structural analysis of the major pilin SpaD, which forms the polymeric backbone of one of the three types of pilus expressed by C. diphtheriae , is reported. (iucr.org)
- PDB-5hnx: Structural basis of backwards motion in kinesin-14: minus-end dir. (pdbj.org)
- Structural Basis of Backwards Motion in Kinesin-1-Kinesin-14 Chimera: Implication for Kinesin-14 Motility. (pdbj.org)
- In this task, participants view drifting sinusoidal gratings of varying size and contrast and attempt to discriminate their direction of motion ( Fig. 1 ). (jneurosci.org)
- The report analyses the global Radiotherapy Motion market, the market size and growth, as well as the major market participants. (americanewshour.com)
- Participants: Patients (3-51 y) with major burn injury and loss of ankle dorsiflexion range while hospitalized (N=5). (elsevier.com)
- At 3 months postinjection, 3 participants had neutral ranges of motion that were relatively improved compared to preinjection ranges. (elsevier.com)
- Motion graphics are a powerful form of visual storytelling that quickly grabs attention and moves people. (champlain.edu)
- On a related note, in sports, motion sculpture could potentially function as a form of souvenir. (yahoo.com)
- Exercise should form a major part of the treatment strategy for such a condition. (rangeofmotion.net.au)
- AMD has two major forms: "dry," the more common form, and "wet," which accounts for 90 percent of the severe vision loss caused by macular degeneration. (innovationtoronto.com)
- You are developing algorithms to run on an embedded target that uses the row-major format. (mathworks.com)
- All the Computer Vision System Toolbox blocks can be used to process data that is in the row-major format, but you need to know the image dimensions when you develop your algorithms. (mathworks.com)
- Use the following two-step workflow to develop algorithms in row-major format to run on an embedded target. (mathworks.com)
- The sensor fusion method was implemented to work on-line using data from a wireless baro-IMU and tested for the capability of tracking low-frequency small-amplitude vertical human-like motions that can be critical for stand-alone inertial sensor measurements. (majortests.com)
- A motion sensor is one such device that acts as an ultrasonic transceiver. (majortests.com)
- AllegroMedical.com presents The Automatic Door Opener Motion Sensor. (allegromedical.com)
- Drive Medical's Automatic Door Opener Motion Sensor is to be used with the Drive Medical Doormatic. (allegromedical.com)
- The Gruve®, a core solution from Gruve Technologies, Inc. a leading provider of scientifically proven health and weight loss products, continues to be featured in online and print articles by major news outlets including the Los Angeles Times, as public awareness expands on the scientifically proven weight loss and health benefits of N.E.A.T. activity. (prweb.com)
- In Art class, students will create a three dimensional wire and plaster sculpture of a body in motion. (google.com)
- Using their knowledge of the Human Body's major organ systems, students will compose a detailed explanation of the different systems that the figure in their sculpture is using while doing this activity, how those systems are used, and how they work together to keep the body functioning and healthy. (google.com)
- Intended for students who will major in computing science or a related program. (sfu.ca)
- Ideal for students who also want to take on a second major as there are fewer credits and studio requirements. (lesley.edu)
- Foot deformities in high school students majoring in ballet can have negative effects to the ankle joint, with a strong possibility of ankle instability and foot injuries linked to tarlar tilt, and quite probably, of chronic ankle sprain. (bvsalud.org)
- Researchers at Dartmouth College have developed a low-cost motion-sensing fabric that physical therapy patients can wear on their arm. (medgadget.com)
- With the aim to develop a better solution, a group of Dartmouth researchers created an inexpensive motion-sensing smart fabric that is portable, comfortable, and sensitive. (medgadget.com)
- An algorithm scans 2D videos of a person in motion, and generates data points that can be 3D-printed into "motion sculptures. (yahoo.com)
- The system they've developed uses an algorithm that scans 2D videos of a person in motion, identifies key points on their body (for example, hip, knees, and ankles), and generates data points that reflect their movement through space. (yahoo.com)
- Using resistive force theory, we show how the helical motion of the cell body generates thrust and can explain the direction-dependent changes in swimming motility. (pnas.org)
- Besides, the report analyses market size and forecast in different geographies, type and end-use segment, in addition, the report introduces market competition overview among the major companies and companies profiles, besides, market price and channel features are covered in the report. (americanewshour.com)
- Motion graphics bring visual concepts still images to life in innovative ways through typography, audio, video, photography, illustration, animation and cinematic techniques. (champlain.edu)
- Motion graphics are different from typical animation because they are not story-based and often represent shapes and forms, such as logos for brands. (champlain.edu)
- Motion graphics is one of the fastest growing areas within the film industry. (champlain.edu)
- Blackmeal created this slick motion graphics/EFX animation homage to Marvel Comics. (cartoonbrew.com)
- Motion taps the GPU on the graphics card for high-speed rendering and exporting. (macupdate.com)
- The joint Eurographics and ACM SIGGRAPH symposium series features the major venues for the more specialized sub-fields: Symposium on Geometry Processing, Symposium on Rendering, Symposium on Computer Animation, and High Performance Graphics. (wikipedia.org)
- To explore possible functional consequences of MDD on visual processing, we applied a psychophysical visual motion processing task in which healthy young adults typically exhibit impaired perceptual discrimination of large high-contrast stimuli. (jneurosci.org)
- Whether you choose to focus on fiction, nonfiction, poetry, script writing, or writing for children and young adults, as a creative writing major at Lesley you'll gain the tools, support, and experience to bring your vision to the world. (lesley.edu)
- The Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) serves to increase access to shared scientific and engineering instruments for research and research training in our Nation's institutions of higher education, museums, science centers, and not-for-profit organizations. (nsf.gov)
- The Gruve ® is a total body motion activity monitor that incorporates the proven N.E.A.T. medical standard for weight loss, found after 10 years of scientific research. (prweb.com)
- A research team led by Professor Hongsoo Choi developed microrobots with high propulsion efficiency in highly-viscous fluid environments, applying propulsion techniques that mimic the ciliary stroke motion of paramecia. (innovationtoronto.com)
- Several Republican members who were on the fence about the motion voted for the measure after significant pressure from Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the White House. (businessinsider.com)
- This study aims to compare the Connective Tissue Motion Measure (CTMM) in low back pain and no-low back pain subjects, evaluate the reliability of the CTMM, and examine the correlation of CTMM with low back pain symptoms, disability, and functional measures. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- The Coordinator, Joint Media Campaign Centre, JMCC, Operation Delta Safe, Major Ibrahim Abdullahi, told NDV that the special equipment deployed by the troops, crushed the items used at the camps and made them economically not feasible for the illegal operators to restart operation. (vanguardngr.com)
- Determine motion optimization by evaluating actuator force and joint loads. (novedge.com)
- The monitor demonstrated sensitive measurements of joint motion and a very low error rate. (medgadget.com)
- Zhang added that Curry could create a motion sculpture of him performing a slam-dunk, plus one of another ball player such as Kobe Bryant, then compare the two motions in 3D. (yahoo.com)
- This sculpture comparison may reveal differences in their 3D arm motion, which are indistinguishable from 2D videos," he said. (yahoo.com)
- Estimating motion is a fundamental task for the visual system of sighted animals. (semanticscholar.org)
- Other visual media have found ways to depict motion in still frames. (adobe.com)
- To that end, many panning shots look like something out of a comic book: a single in-focus subject grabs the visual attention, while the world around them devolves into a series of motion lines. (adobe.com)
- As a visual narrative major, you'll develop a distinct visual language that draws inspiration from culture, politics, history, and more. (lesley.edu)
- Motion sculptures are 3D structures, so Curry could explore his move from any angle he likes, even if there wasn't a camera from that angle when he performed that move," Xiuming Zhang, a doctoral student at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory who worked on the project, told Digital Trends. (yahoo.com)