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    ABSTRACT: RESUMO -Em muitas áreas irrigadas do mundo, o suprimento de água de boa qualidade não é suficiente, ou seu custo é elevado, buscando-se alternativas com o uso de água do lençol freático ou mesmo de drenagem. Geralmente, essas águas não são de boa qualidade e precisam ser bem manejadas para evitar a degradação dos solos e danos às plantas. Esse trabalho objetivou avaliar a composição do lixiviado em quatro solos do Rio Grande do Norte irrigados com águas de valores crescentes de condutividade elétrica (CE) e relação de adsorção de sódio (RAS), cultivados com melão. O trabalho foi conduzido em casa de vegetação na Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido, em Mossoró (RN). Foram utilizadas amostras de quatro solos tradicionalmente cultivados com melão, irrigados com soluções de oito valores de CE (100, 250, 500, 750, 1.250, 1.750, 2.250 e 3.000 µS/cm), e dois de RAS (4 e 12), combinados como tratamentos de salinidade. Assim, o experimento constou de um arranjo fatorial 4 x 8 x 2 (quatro solos, oito CE e duas RAS), com três repetições, dispostos em blocos casualizados, com uma repetição por bloco. Foram avaliados o pH e a CE, os cátions e ânions no lixiviado coletado a cada 10 dias após o transplantio da mudas. O uso de soluções percolantes salinas promoveu a lixiviação de sais nos quatro solos estudados, principalmente no Cambissolo e no Neossolo, o aumento na concentração das soluções promoveu maiores perdas de cátions e ânions nos lixiviados e a lixiviação dos sais foi incrementada com o tempo de aplicação das soluções salinas. Palavras chaves: salinidade, RAS, PST.
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    ABSTRACT: The effect of eccentricity distortions of core-multishell quantum wires on their electron, hole and exciton states is theoretically investigated. Within the effective mass approximation, the Schrödinger equation is numerically solved for electrons and holes in systems with single and double radial heterostructures, and the exciton binding energy is calculated by means of a variational approach. We show that the energy spectrum of a core-multishell heterostructure with eccentricity distortions, as well as its magnetic field dependence, are very sensitive to the direction of an externally applied electric field, an effect that can be used to identify the eccentricity of the system. For a double heterostructure, the eccentricities of the inner and outer shells play an important role on the excitonic binding energy, especially in the presence of external magnetic fields, and lead to drastic modifications in the oscillator strength.
    Journal of Physics Condensed Matter 10/2013; 25(48):485501. DOI:10.1088/0953-8984/25/48/485501
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    ABSTRACT: Peccaries are characterized by a prominent skin gland, known as scent gland, which is located in the middle of the rump. These animals are able to survive in a great variety of habitats, from humid tropical forests to semi-arid areas. They are omnivorous animals, and their diet includes fibrous material, vegetables, fruits, small vertebrates and insects. Collared peccary hard palate and soft palate tonsils were studied, macroscopic morphometric data were collected and tissue samples were paraffin-embedded. Sections were stained with HE, Gomori's trichrome and von Kossa; the first two were used to study general organization and the latter to detect calcium deposits. The hard palate showed one incisive papilla followed by several rugae united by a distinct raphe. The hard palate is lined by a keratinised squamous epithelium resting on a dense connective, whereas in the soft palate, the epithelium is parakeratinised and showed lymphocyte infiltration. The palate showed several pacinian corpuscles in the propria-submucosa. Two ovoid-shaped tonsils were found in the soft palate, and several crypts were observed on its surface. The epithelium was highly infiltrated by lymphocytes, and within the crypts, tonsilloliths were frequently observed. The study showed that the general organization of collared peccary palate is similar to other species, but in its oropharynx, only the soft palate tonsil was present and the pacinian corpuscles formed small aggregates.
    Anantomia Histologia Embryologia 08/2013; 43(5). DOI:10.1111/ahe.12084

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