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The MIT Open Access Articles collection consists of scholarly articles written by MIT-affiliated authors that are made available through DSpace@MIT under the MIT Faculty Open Access Policy, or under related publisher agreements. Articles in this collection generally reflect changes made during peer-review.

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  • Lopez, Laura A.; Krumholz, Mark R.; Bolatto, Alberto D.; Prochaska, J. Xavier; Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico; Castro, Daniel (Institute of Physics/American Astronomical Society, 2014-10)
    Stellar feedback is often cited as the biggest uncertainty in galaxy formation models today. This uncertainty stems from a dearth of observational constraints as well as the great dynamic range between the small scales ...
  • Liu, Ying D.; Yang, Zhongwei; Wang, Rui; Luhmann, Janet G.; Richardson, John D.; Lugaz, Noé (Institute of Physics/American Astronomical Society, 2014-09)
    On 2012 September 30-October 1 the Earth underwent a two-step geomagnetic storm. We examine the Sun-to-Earth characteristics of the coronal mass ejections (CMEs) responsible for the geomagnetic storm with combined heliospheric ...
  • Lu, Ru-Sen; Broderick, Avery E.; Baron, Fabien; Monnier, John D.; Fish, Vincent L.; Doeleman, Sheperd Samuel; Pankratius, Victor (Institute of Physics/American Astronomical Society, 2014-06)
    The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) is a project to assemble a Very Long Baseline Interferometry (VLBI) network of millimeter wavelength dishes that can resolve strong field general relativistic signatures near a supermassive ...
  • Hammond, Alan; Sheffield, Scott Roger (Springer-Verlag, 2012-12)
    We introduce a natural family of random walks S[subscript n] on Z that scale to fractional Brownian motion. The increments X[subscript n] := S[subscript n] − S[subscript n]−1 ∈ {±1} have the property that given {X[subscript ...
  • Poonen, Bjorn (European Math Society, 2013)
    Using the closed point sieve, we extend to finite fields the following theorem proved by A. Bhatnagar and L. Szpiro over infinite fields: if X is a closed subscheme of P[superscript n] over a field, and φ: X → X satisfies ...
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