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  • Lee, Katharine (2013)
    My current research is focused on the effects of physical activity on women of reproductive age. Part of this involves recognizing how culture affects both the amount of habitual physical activty people do and perceptions ...

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  • Smith, Natalie (2014-05)
    Taken on a BioInspiration walk, I use observations of nature to allow thoughts to percolate and gain inspiration from my surroundings. I research innovation and creativity on an organizational level in the sport business ...

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  • Sawka, Jamie (2014-05)
    I research the history and production of jewelry and textiles. These objects are situated within a cultural framework dependent upon the symbolic meaning, historical significance, and market value of material from which ...

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  • Ryan, Ben (2014-05)
    A gaseous disk flowing around a black hole is safe from oblivion for the same reason that the Earth does not fall into the sun. However, if the gas is a magnetized plasma of charged particles, interplay between the magnetic ...

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  • Vijayaraghavan, Rukmani (2014-05)
    Massive clusters of galaxies are about a hundred trillion times the mass of the sun.These are hostile environments for galaxies. About 10% of the mass of clusters is in the form of a hot (10 million Kelvin!), X-ray emitting ...

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  • Sun, Jingjing (2014-05)
    This network picture was constructed from children's friendship nominations in an elementary classroom. Three clusters emerge naturally and could be identified in different colors. Children's popularity and classroom ...

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    Ross, Zackary (2014-05)
    Adaptation thrives in our entertainment culture and as consumers we encounter adapted works regularly; yet still we cannot seem to escape the fidelity criticism that birthed such phrases as the book was better. I am drawn ...

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  • Maffeo, Christopher (2014-05)
    A blueprint for life is contained within the cells of every living organism in the form of DNA molecules. Most of us think about DNA in terms of phenotypes such as brown or blue eyes. However, on the cellular level, ...

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  • Hong, Hana (2014-05)
    People have been saturated by visual images whether intentional or not. In other words, visual images surround us everywhere. These images include iconic images,company logos, and street sign. Visual Images can dominate ...

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  • Heinzel, Sally (2014-05)
    During the Civil War, Illinois soldiers could not legally vote while deployed.Undeterred, some troops conducted their own polling. These ballots from the First Illinois Light Artillery demonstrate the ingenuity of soldiers ...

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  • Haddox, Patrick (2014-05)
    The focus of my research is the development of a hardware-in-the-loop (HWIL) attitude determination and control (ADC) simulator for the University of Illinois Cube Sat, IlliniSat-2. IlliniSat-2 measures the Earths magnetic ...

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  • Greenlee, Tina (2014-05)
    Imagine peering through the helmet visor as this firefighter does. Much like our current understanding of cognitive functioning of firefighters in live-fire maneuvers,the view is clouded. This not only depicts the view ...

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  • Rudds, Crystal Thomas (2014-05)
    My research offers a rereading of spaces and representations of spaces in which African Americans are often stigmatized, especially African American men. Using an interdisciplinary approach, I examine housing photographs ...

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  • Lee, Kyungho (2014-05)
    With the increasing adoption of social media such as Twitter, new opportunities for studying communication patterns and information diffusion arise. This project explores Retweet (RT) streams on Twitter during the Boston ...

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  • Kursman, Jessica (2014-05)
    This picture was taken within a plaza at the helm of Kreuzberg, Berlin, which is one of the most multicultural neighborhoods in Europe. This statue stands at the epicenter of a major community meeting place where many ...

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  • Krzywicka, Adrianna (2014-05)
    I remember how I had to stray off the well-worn path and dig through the tall reeds to get to the oldest area of my site. The day was warm and sunny but the breeze off the standing water was cool and crisp. It took my ...

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  • Ross, Jason (2014-05)
    The Smooth Softshell Turtle (Apalone mutica) inhabits sandy rivers throughout the Midwest United States. It spends most of its time in the water, though on warm days will soak up the sun basking on sandbars. It is considered ...

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  • Herrera, Christopher (2014-05)
    Since the dawn of heavier-than-air aircraft, an important design consideration has been the presence of aeroelastic instabilities. These can quickly cause wing failure under certain flight conditions, as it likely did in ...

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  • Kim, Su Min (2014-05)
    This is a microscopic view of a hematoxylin and eosin (H&E) stained tissue sample taken from the prostate of a mouse. The estrogen receptor gene, ER-, is "knocked out, a process that inactivates a specific gene, to interrogate ...

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  • Junoka, Michael (2014-05)
    Arts and Cultural Informatics is a synthesis of various disciplines in an attempt to advance the state of art utilizing information control. Imagery of analog circuitry and information processing, and digital analytics ...

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