In this paper, we investigate pattern formation in a
two-phase system on a two-dimensional manifold by numerically computing the
minimizers of a Cahn-Hilliard-like model for micro-phase separation of
diblock copolymers. The total energy of the system includes a short-range
term - a Landau...
A study with 15 grade 9-12 District of Columbia public high schools was designed to explore the
effectiveness of the implementation and enforcement of Washington D.C.’s truancy policy,
which went into effect in January 2013. Three variables are explored as measures of
Walter E. Fauntroy became Washington, DC’s first non-voting representative in
Congress on March 23, 1971. Washingtonians had been without self-government for nearly a
century, so as the district’s first Congressman, Fauntroy pushed for home rule legislation,
overpowering opponents by...
This essay explains the income and social inequality present in the city of Washington,
DC by comparing various aspects of two DC neighborhoods: Anacostia and Woodley Park. I
have compared the history and storytelling styles of authors writing on both neighborhoods to
determine how the...