# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1979)

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• (1990)
In problems involving water quality and pollution in natural streams under low flow conditions, during which pollution problems are most acute, a complete understanding of the effects of variations of flow and channel ...

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• (2010-08-20)
The vast majority of propellant ignition data has been collected and studied for heat fluxes in the typical, intentional ignition range. However, when a propellant contained within a rocket motor case is exposed to low ...

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• (1996)
The low frequency dynamics of the charge-density waves in NbSe$\sb3$ and TaS$\sb3$ were investigated using low frequency conductance fluctuations. Simultaneous measurements of the fluctuations in the voltage and the ...

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• (2015-01-06)
The critical current in a Josephson junction is known to exhibit a 1/f low frequency noise. Implemented as a superconducting qubit, this low frequency noise can lead to decoherence. While the 1/f noise has been known to ...

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• (1978)
We have measured the low frequency Raman spectra and the Rayleigh-Brillouin spectra of an amorphous solid,silicon dioxide, and a crystalline electrolyte, rubidium silver iodide. In fused silica the Raman spectra from 2K ...

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• (1986)
Properties of l/f noise (low frequency resistance fluctuations) are analyzed using the results of a number of experiments, several of which are unique to our laboratory. Measurements of thermally activated noise spectral ...

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• (2015-02-12)
Urbanization and land use changes have increased impervious surfaces and resulted in more frequent flooding and higher contaminant loads in hydrologic systems. According to the National Resources Defense Council, stormwater ...

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• (2016-04-25)
As applications are moving towards peta and exascale data sets, it has become increasingly important to develop more efficient data retrieval and storage mechanisms that will aid in reducing network traffic, server load, ...

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• (2014-01-16)
The availability of large datasets and on-demand system capacity to analyze these datasets has led to exciting new applications in the context of big graph data. Many big graph data applications --- social search and ...

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• (2012-05-22)
Mobile devices are gradually changing people’s computing behaviors. However, due to the limitations of physical size and power consumption, they are not capable of delivering a 3D graphics rendering experience comparable ...

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• (2020-07-15)
Cancer remains a pervasive problem in public health with surgery serving as the primary care option. Fluorescence image-guided surgery has been explored to aid surgeons identify specific tissue in the patient during ...

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• (2004)
This research encompasses theoretical as well as practical aspects in the design of low phase noise LC-tank CMOS RF oscillators. Novel analytical techniques for estimating the periodic steady-state solution, perturbation ...

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• (1997)
A pulse-forming electrical circuit is developed to reduce energy losses in the storage capacitor, and greater than 85% of the initial stored energy is transferred to the arc in a unipolar pulse. A high current diode installed ...

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• (1987)
Studies were conducted to evaluate factors affecting utilization of certain roughages in high-concentrate pelleted diets formulated for sheep.

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• (2016-11-28)
Biohybrid robotics are a new class of mechanical systems which use biological cells as machine components in microscale to mesoscale actuators and motile structures. Eukaryotic cells come pre-programmed to accomplish a ...

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• (1958)

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• (1970)
N-type germanium (4.X 1014 Sb/cm3) has been irradiated with 1.1 MeV electrons at SOK. The defects produced have been studied by measuring the voltage-dependent capacitance of a metal-germanium junction formed at the ...

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• (1975)
The specific heats of superconducting Nb, V and Ta and of normal Ta have been measured in the temperature range 0.05 - 2 K in an outgassed condition and with H or D added as interstitial solutes. The presence of H or D ...

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• (1984)

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