Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois
This collection contains dissertations and theses produced by masters and doctoral students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
If you are a graduate student depositing your thesis or dissertation, please do this through the Graduate College at http://www.grad.uiuc.edu/submit-etd. If you deposit electronically, your dissertation or thesis will appear in this collection once your degree is conferred.
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If you have authored a dissertation or thesis in the past at the University of Illinois and would like to see it appear here or would like to open access to a dissertation or thesis already made available here, please fill out this form: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/5935171 or contact email@example.com for more information.
The effects of high-intensity ultrasound of rice bran wax oleogel preparation and its effects on flaky pastry application (2017-12-15)Trans-fats are associated with increased risk of various health outcomes including certain cancers, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hypertension, and obesity. As a result, public outcry and political changes led to FDA ...
(2017-12-15)Self-rolled-up membrane (S-RuM) is a novel technology to build precisely controllable three- dimensional (3D) micro-structures. This technology finds wide applications in passive electronics, photonics, and neural interfaces, ...
The potential antioxidant and anticancer properties of polyamines and their response to high-intensity ultrasonication (2017-12-15)Polyamines are widespread in living cells and play several important roles in both plants and animals. The polyamines spermine, spermidine and putrescine have been of primary interest, as they participate in cell growth ...
(2017-12-15)With the fast development of portable wireless devices, more and more communication and entertainment functions are featured in cell phones and other mobile devices, many of which require the integration of multiple ...
Melatonin administration during the follicular phase and early pregnancy to minimize seasonal infertility in swine (2017-12-13)It is well documented that fertility in pigs is reduced in summer and fall compared to winter and spring. Termed as seasonal infertility, problems with follicular development and corpora lutea formation and other unknown ...