Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1962)

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• (1979)
Systematic low-temperature measurements of the thermal conductivity, specific heat, dielectric constant, and temperature-dependent ultrasound velocity have been made on a single piece of vitreous silica. These measurements ...

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• (2014-05-30)
The positive growth response of maize ears to nitrate supplementation declines during late vegetative development, whereas ammonia addition continues to promote ear growth through the reproductive phase. The underlying ...

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• (1986)
Oxynitride glasses in the Ba-Si-Al-O-N system which were clear, homogeneous, and free of metallic inclusions were produced using gel-derived oxide glass batches and electronic-grade Si(,3)N(,4). Nitrogen was found to act ...

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• (1988)
A fundamental investigation of the potential of nitroxides and O$\sb2$ for enhancement of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast in vivo is presented. The effect of these species on proton relaxation in both aqueous ...

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• (2004)
Natural auditory scenes, like frog choruses, comprise multiple sound sources like individual vocalizations and background noise that overlap in the time- and frequency domains. Detection of sound in such a background is ...

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• (2012-05-22)
The goal of this research is to investigate the effects of noise on the pull-in dynamics of a micro-electromechanical switch. We take into account thermal noise and noise present in the voltage source. Thermal noise is ...

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• (1981)
The effect of the hcp(--->)bcc phase transformation on the anomalous diffusion characteristics of bcc zirconium has been investigated in this study. ('113)Sn and ('59)Fe tracers were used to typify the diffusing nature ...

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• (1966)

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• (1990)
An experiment was conducted to develop a technique for hyperalimentation of growing swine and to evaluate the effect of hyperalimentation on feedlot performance and carcass criteria. To allow for infusion of feed into the ...

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• (2004)
Three feedlot experiments were conducted to examine the effect of dietary vitamin A on carcass quality and serum retinol (ROL) in cattle. Diets were calculated to contain 2300 (LVA) or 7250 IU/kg (HVA). No treatment ...

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• (2015-01-21)
The velocity structure in the lithosphere is generally heterogeneous. Wave reflection, transmission, and diffraction from the boundaries of the different layers and inclusions are expected to affect rupture propagation on ...

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• (1984)
Using data from the 1976 census, this study investigates the relationship between the distribution of oil revenue and fertility patterns across the Iranian provinces. Counter to expectation based on the experience of ...

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• (2011-08-25)
For signal integrity reasons, the magnitude of the parasitics generated by electrostatic discharge (ESD) protection devices has become budgeted. Such budgets restrict the protection level and implementation options of the ...

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• (2012-09-18)
Online translation (OT) sites such as Free Translation and Babel Fish are freely available to the general public and purport to convert inputted text, from single words to entire paragraphs, instantly from one language to ...

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• (1956)

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• (2006)
The current study explored the effect of input and output practice on the automatization of three Korean morphosyntactic rules: word order (SOV), case-marking for nominative (-ka) and accusative (-reul), and classifier ...

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• (2011-08-25)
Overweight dogs have a reduced life expectancy and increased risk of chronic disease. During obesity development, adipose tissue undergoes major expansion and remodeling, but the biological processes involved are not well ...

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• (2015-01-21)
The ends of human telomeric DNA consist of single-stranded overhangs of tandem TTAGGG repeats (ssTEL) that can form into a G-quadruplex (GQ). This guanine-rich sequence is prone to 8-oxoguanine (8OG) damage, which is one ...

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• (1971)

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