Dr. Gus K. Lott
Radio Frequency (RF) Coverage Test Plan and Report, Tactical Communications Modernization Project Equipment and Services for Rio Grande Valley Sector, US Customs and Border Protection, 2013.
HF radio noise emissions measured at Key West, Florida, March - October, 2010, Technical Report, US Department of Defense, 2011.
Red November: Inside the Secret U.S.-Soviet Submarine War, W. Craig Reed, 2010. GK Lott listed as interviewed adviser for Chapters 3-11.
Using Near-Real-Time RF Environment Information in HFDF Operations, G.K. Lott, W.R. Stark, 8th International Geolocation Symposium, Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, TX, 19-21 Oct 2010.
Observed mains frequency-related noise and HF direction finding system degradation, Lott, G.K.; Stark, W.R.; Bail, M.T.; Ionospheric radio Systems and Techniques, 2009. (IRST 2009). The Institution of Engineering and Technology 11th International Conference on, 28-30 April 2009 Page(s):1 - 5
Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Emission Monitoring During Small Chemical Explosives, Lott, G.K. DARPA Technical Report, ORA PO 08222-01, Sep 2008.
DoD Radio Noise Measurements, Comparison to ITU-R P.372-8, and Proposed Revision to IEEE STD 473, G. K. Lott, W.R. Stark, DoD Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) Program Review, 27-30 March 2007.
Multi-location long-term HF noise measurements and comparison to ITU-R P.372-8, Lott, G.K.; Stark, W.R.; Bail, M.T.; Ionospheric Radio Systems and Techniques, 2006. IRST 2006. 10th IET International Conference on; 18-21 July 2006 Page(s):133 - 137
A software-defined HF sensor for geo-locating noise and interference, Lott, G.K.; Stark, W.R.; Bail, M.T.; Ionospheric Radio Systems and Techniques, 2006. IRST 2006. 10th IET International Conference on; 18-21 July 2006 Page(s):138 - 142
Maximum likelihood estimates of the time and frequency differences of arrival of weak cyclostationary digital communications signals, Streight, D.A.; Lott, G.K.; Brown, W.A.; MILCOM 2000. 21st Century Military Communications Conference Proceedings; Volume 2, 22-25 Oct. 2000 Page(s):957 - 961 vol.2,
Scintillation Prediction and Geolocation at Low Latitudes, Smith, R.W., Adler, R.W., and Lott, G.K., Naval Postgraduate School Technical Report, NPS-EC-98-007, March 1998.
Auroral-E mode oblique HF propagation and its dependence on auroral oval position, Hunsucker, R.D.; Rose, R.B.; Adler, R.W.; Lott, G.K.; Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on, Volume 44, Issue 3, March 1996 Page(s):383 - 388
Detection of auroral activity using GPS satellites, Clayton Coker, Robert Hunsucker, Gus Lott; Geophysical Research Letters, 12/1995, Page(s) 22(23):3259-3262
An investigation of the feasibility of utilizing GPS/TEC “signatures” for near-real time forecasting of auroral-E propagation at high-HF and low-VHF frequencies, Hunsucker, R.D.; Coker, C.; Cook, J.; Lott, G.; Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on, Volume 43, Issue 11, Nov. 1995 Page(s):1313 - 1318
HF signal amplitude distributions and total spectrum power measurements, Lott, G.K.; Vincent, W.R.; Jauregui, S.; HF Radio Systems and Techniques, 1994., Sixth International Conference on; 4-7 Jul 1994 Page(s):140 - 143
Measurements of extensive HF industrial, scientific, and medical (ISM) interference far removed from the ITU allocated bands, Vincent, W.R.; Lott, G.K.; HF Radio Systems and Techniques, 1994., Sixth International Conference on; 4-7 Jul 1994 Page(s):155 - 158
Mid-America Computerized Ionospheric Tomography experiment 1993 (MACE-93), Bust, G.S.; Cook, J.A.; Kronschnabl, G.R.; Lott, G.K.; HF Radio Systems and Techniques, 1994., Sixth International Conference on; 4-7 Jul 1994 Page(s):96 - 98
Modern HF mission planning combining propagation modeling and real-time environment monitoring, Brant, D.; Lott, G.K.; Paluszek, S.E.; Skimmons, B.E.; HF Radio Systems and Techniques, 1994., Sixth International Conference on; 4-7 Jul 1994 Page(s):333 - 337
Numerical Investigation of the Accuracy of Computerized Ionospheric Tomography Reconstruction for Realistic Receiver Configurations, G. Bust, G. Kronschnabl, C. Coker, C. Vasicek, G. Lott; Applied Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Austin, 3 May 1993
Results from a Year-Long Auroral-E Measurement Campaign, R.B. Rose, R.D. Hunsucker, G.K. Lott, Technical Report AD-A265 05, Naval Command, Control, and Ocean Surveillance Center (NCCOSC), RDT&E Division, San Diego, CA, Apr 1993
First Results from the Alaska Auroral-E Propagation Experiment, R.D. Hunsucker, R.B.Rose, R.W. Adler, Gus Lott; Naval Command, Control, and Ocean Surveillance Center (NCCOSC), RDT&E Division, San Diego, CA, Jan 1993
High Frequency (HF) Radio Signal Amplitude Characteristics, HF receiver Site Performance Criteria, and Expanding the Dynamic Range of HF Digital New Energy Receivers By Strong Signal Elimination, Lott Jr., Gus K., PhD Thesis, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, June 1990
Measured Spectral Amplitude of Lightning Sferics in the HF, VHF, and UHF Bands, Shumpert, T.H.; Honnell, M.A.; Lott, G.K.;Electromagnetic Compatibility, IEEE Transactions on; Volume EMC-24, Issue 3, Aug. 1982 Page(s):368 - 369
Measurement Of RF Lightning Emissions, Lott, G.K.; Honnell, M.A.; Shumpert, T.H., Southeastcon '81. Conference Proceedings, 5-8 April 1981 Page(s):579 - 582
Dr. Melissa C. Lott
Papers, Reports, and Presentations (selected examples)
Lott, Melissa C. Bridging Gaps Between Supply and Demand. Journal of the International Energy Agency. Issue 6 - Spring 2014. Pages 34-35. April 29, 2014. http://www.iea.org/media/IEAENERGY_Issue6.pdf
Primary Author Technology Roadmap: Energy Storage. International Energy Agency (IEA). Paris, France. March 2014. http://www.iea.org/publications/freepublications/publication/TechnologyRoadmapEnergystorage.pdf
Lott, Melissa C. Megawatts versus “Negawatts” – Where Less is More. Journal of the International Energy Agency. Issue 4 – Spring 2013. Pages 12-13. http://www.iea.org/media/ieajournal/Issue4_WEB.pdf
Grosvenor, Courtney, Melissa C. Lott and Michael E. Webber. An Evaluation of Energy and Environmental Trade-offs For Different Travel and Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) Options. ASME Energy Sustainability Conference 2011. Washington, DC. August 2011. ESFuelCell2011-54423
Lott, Melissa C. Quantifying the Economic and Environmental Tradeoffs of Electricity Mixes in Texas, Including Energy Efficiency Potential Using the Rosenfeld Effect as a Basis for Evaluation. Thesis. December 2010. The University of Texas at Austin.
Lott, Melissa C.and Michael E. Webber. Evaluation of H.R. 2454's Potential Impacts on Texas's Electricity Profile Using the Rosenfeld Effect as a Basis for Evaluation. ASME Energy Sustainability Conference 2010. Phoenix, AZ. May 2010. ES2010-90130
Lott, Melissa C. Smart Choices and Smart Grid, TEDxUT, AT&T Executive Conference Center, University of Texas at Austin, invited presentation (only student presenter), April 2, 2010.
Lott, Melissa C., Carey W. King, and Michael E. Webber. Analyzing Tradeoffs in Electricity Choices Using the Texas Interactive Power Simulator (TIPS). ASME Sustainability Conference 2009. San Francisco, CA. August 2009. ES2009-90135
Lott, Melissa C., Carey W. King, and Michael E. Webber. Using the Texas Interactive Power Simulator for Direct Instruction. ASEE Annual Conference 2009. Austin, TX. June 2009. AC2009-525
Lott, Melissa, Ashlynn Stillwell, Stuart Cohen, Carey King, and Michael Webber. Power Generation for the 21st Century. Clean TX Forum. Austin, TX. May 20, 2009
Lott, Melissa C. and Michael E. Webber. Designing a Sustainable Energy Future through Environmental & Economic Tradeoff Analysis. American Political Science Association International Sustainability Conference. April 2009
Lott, Melissa C. and Michael E. Webber. TIPS: Texas Interactive Power Simulator – an Analytical Tool for Direct Instruction & Informing Public Policy Decisions. ASEE GSW Conference 2009. Waco, TX. March 2009. 09-gs05
Lott, Melissa C., and Michael E. Webber. Understanding the Environmental Impacts of Texas’ Electricity Generation Choices: An Analytical Approach. IMECE2008-68919. ASME International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition 2008. Boston, MA. 4 Nov 2008
Lott, M.C., and K.A. Bryant. Photovoltaics: The Science and Investigation of Feasibility in New Zealand. Energy Resource Management Reports. University of Canterbury, Christchurch, Sept 2003
Blogging & Popular Media
Scientific American's Blog: Plugged In (selected examples)
Corn-waste biofuels might be worse than gasoline in the short term (April 21, 2014)
Will Germany really phase out nuclear by 2021? (March 16, 2014)
Applicances responsible for 13% of home energy bill in the U.S. (February 19, 2014)
Energy and Community - "Let's meet at the clothesline" (January 19, 2014)
Unlocking capital - DOE's SunShot funds 17 solar startups (October 22, 2013)
Is the Tesla Model S the safest car ever made? (August 26, 2013)
Blackouts: Anticipating and preventing the one-two punch (July 9, 2013)
How to be 20% more efficient for just $50 (May 31, 2013)
Five energy companies disrupting the status quo (May 26, 2013)
Saving lives with a Solar Suitcase (March 26, 2013)
Energy Technology Investments Face Funding Cliff (February 26, 2013)
Nanoparticle leads to world record for battery storage (January 28, 2013)
The Energy Opportunity in Wasted Heat (November 8, 2012)
Oregon Breakthrough in Generating Electricity From Wastewater (August 14, 2012)
Will a (lack of) Water Threaten U.S. Energy Production? (July 26, 2012)
California Jail Transformed into Modern Microgrid (June 19, 2012)
Energy Storage - For More Than Renewables (May 14, 2012)
Nuclear Energy Innovation - Getting Off the Bench (March 19, 2012)
Measuring "Success" in R&D (December 29, 2011)
(A Lack of Good) Electricity Outage Data (December 8, 2011)
Technology Transfer - From Lab to Marketplace (December 6, 2011)
Negawatts and Megawatts - When Less Makes Money (November 2, 2011)
Turning off the Lights Won't Save Oil (October 24, 2011)
The U.S. Electric Grid vs. Extreme Weather (August 29, 2011)
An Electric Power Industry Evolution - From Provider to Partner (August 19, 2011)
10 Calories In, 1 Calorie Out - The Energy We Spend on Food (August 11, 2011)
Energy Sustainability Conference Begins in DC (August 8, 2011)
Energy Efficiency for Economic Strength (August 4, 2011)
Molecular-Level Energy Storage (July 25, 2011)
The Penalty for Early Withdrawals (July 18, 2011)
Saving Water with Wind (July 7, 2011)
Welcome to Plugged In (July 5, 2011)
Scientific American's Guest Blog
Waste-to-Energy: a mountain of trash, or a pile of energy? - December 16, 2010
Texas "Tea" become the Texas "E" - December 2, 2010
Discover Magazine's Blog: The Intersection (guest author)
Texas Hosts the Inaugural UT Energy Forum - February 15, 2011
Longhorns, Long Wires, and Big Ideas in Green Energy - May 17, 2010
The Red Carpet Treatment for the Gulf Oil Spill - June 18, 2010
Austin Post Energy & Environment Column (Guest Author) - Select Publications
Energy Efficiency: The Low-Tech Solution - August 6, 2010
The Silver Lining in the Growing Oil Slick - May 4, 2010
Texas Wind Power: Blowing Away the Other 49, April 12, 2010
From Austin to Boston - Using Natural Gas, April 8, 2010
A Drop in the Bucket - Reactions to Offshore Drilling, April 7, 2010
Offshore Drilling - Finding the Economic Sweet Spot, April 1, 2010
Austin's Energy Future - Taking the Reins, March 28, 2010
Austin American Statesman
Solar on the Horizon - March 23, 2010
Dr. Francis Li
Dr. Gus K. Lott III
Physiology in Drosophila motion-sensitive neurons during walking and flight behavior, Seelig J, Chiappe E, Lott G, Reiser M, Jayaraman V, Poster, Computational & Systems Neuroscience (COSYNE) 2010
g-PRIME: A Free, Windows Based Data Acquisition and Event Analysis Software Package for Physiology in Classrooms and Research Labs, Lott G, Johnson B R, Bonow R H, Land B R, Hoy R R, J. Undergrad Neuroscience Ed (JUNE), Fall 2009, 8(1):A50-A5
Non-Contact, 7kHz, Real-Time Motion Tracking of a Tethered Walking Animal Powered by Optical Computer Mouse Technology, Lott G, Dutta A, Chiappe E, Seeling J, Osoborne J, Reiser M, Werner C, Jayaraman V, Poster, Neuroscience 2009
Real-Time Development of Data Acquisition and Analysis Software for Hands-On Physiology Education in Neuroscience: g-PRIME, Lott G, Johnson B R, Bonow R H, Land B R, Hoy R R, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference 2009
Towards a physiological exploration of sensorimotor processing in behaving Drosophila, Seelig J, Chiappe E, Lott G, Adelman T, Reiser M, Jayaraman V, Poster, Computational & Systems Neuroscience (COSYNE) 2009
Two-photon calcium imaging from motion-sensitive neurons in the brain of head-fixed Drosophila during optomotor walking behavior, Lott G.K.*, Seelig J.D.*, Chiappe M.E.*, Dutta A. Osborne J., Reiser M., Jayaraman V., Nature Methods, In Press
A polyimide pressure-contact multi-electrode array for implantation along a sub-millimeter process in small animals, Lott G, Hoy R, IEEE Trans Biomed Eng - 2008 Jun; 55(6): 1728-32
gPRIME - Data Acquisition & Analysis Software for Physiology in Research and Education, Lott G, Johnson BR, Bonow RH, Land BR, Hoy RR, Teaching Poster, Society for Neuroscience Meeting 2007
Hybridizing Cellular and Behavioral Neurobiology with Modern Engineering Tools: Microelectronics, Microfabricated Devices, and Software Solutions for Physiology, Lott G, Cornell University Dissertation, May, 2007
An inexpensive sub-millisecond system for walking measurements of small animals based on optical computer mouse technology, Lott G, Rosen M, Hoy R, J Neurosci Methods. 2007 Mar 30;161(1):55-61
Dr. Sarah E. Matt
Comparing a Single Institution's Experience With Electrical Injuries to the Data Recorded in the National Burn Repository, Matt SE, Shupp JW, Carter EA, Shaw JD, Jordan MH., J Burn Care Res. 2012 Jan 13.
Management of Fasciotomy Wounds-Does the Dressing Matter?, The American Surgeon, Matt, SE, Johnson LS, Shupp, JW, Kheirbek T. Sava, JA., Volume 77, Number 12, December 2011, pp. 1656-1660(5).
When a Hero Becomes A Patient: Firefighter Burn Injuries in the National Burn Repository, Matt SE, Shupp JW, Carter EA, Flanagan KE, Jordan MH., J Burn CareRes. 2011 Dec 1.
The results of a national survey regarding nutritional care of obese burn patients, Coen JR, Carpenter AM, Shupp JW, Matt SE, Shaw JD, Flanagan KE, Pavlovich AR, Jeng JC, Jordan MH., J Burn Care Res. 2011 Sep-Oct;32(5):561-5.
Early serum (1→3)-β-D-glucan levels in patients with burn injury, Shupp JW, Petraitiene R, Jaskille AD, Pavlovich AR, Matt SE, Nguyen DT, Kath MA, Jeng JC, Jordan MH, Finkelman M, Walsh TJ, Shoham S., Mycoses. 2011 Jul 19.
Incidence of methemoglobinemia in patients receiving cerium nitrate and silver sulfadiazine for the treatment of burn wounds: A Burncenter's experience, Kath MA, Shupp JW, Matt SE, Shaw JD, Johnson LS, Pavlovich AR, Brant JD, Mete M, Jeng JC, Jordan MH., Wound Repair Regen. 2011 Mar-Apr;19(2):201-4.
Additional presentations, posters, and other media:
Trauma Surgery: Podium Presentations
Management of Fasciotomy Wounds-Does the Dressing Matter, Washington DC ACS COT Resident Research Competition 10.09
Trauma Surgery: Poster Presentations
Management of Fasciotomy Wounds-Does the Dressing Matter, American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Annual Meeting Boston, MA 10.10
Management of Fasciotomy Wounds-Does the Dressing Matter, Washington Hospital Center Resident Research Day Poster Competition
Management of Fasciotomy Wounds-Does the Dressing Matter, Washington DC All Surgeons Day Association of Women Surgeons Poster Competition 3.10
Burn Surgery: Podium Presentation
Molecular and Noninvasive Imaging Assessment of Donor Site Healing Dynamics, American Burn Association Annual Meeting Seattle, WA 4.12
A Comparison of Electrical Injury Etiologies and Outcomes Between Adult and Pediatric Patients in the National Burn Repositor, Washington DC ACS COT Resident Research Competition 10.10
Burn Surgery: Poster Presentations
Comorbidities or Significant Past Medical History in Firefighters Increases Likelihood of Larger Burn injuries, American burn Association Annual Meeting Seattle, WA 4.12-
American Burn Association Annual Meeting Chicago, IL 3.11
Electrical Injury: A Burn Center’s Experience Compared to Data of The National Burn Repository.
When a Hero Becomes a Patient: Firefighter Burn Injuries in the National Burn Repository.
A Comparison of Electrical Injury Etiologies and Outcomes Between Adult and Pediatric Patients in the National Burn Repository
Optimization of a Wound Healing Model in Swine, Washington DC All Surgeons Day Association of Women Surgeons Poster Competition 3.26.11
Electrical Injury: A Burn Center’s Experience, Washington Hospital Center Resident Research Day Poster Competition 5.10
Optimization of a Wound Healing Model in Swine, Washington DC All Surgeons Day Association of Women Surgeons Poster Competition Winner 3.26.11-