# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1993)
Many questions remain about the appropriate role of adults in youth sport. There is, however, general agreement that an important determinant of the psycho-social outcomes of participation is the relationship between coaches ...

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• (1996)
This thesis describes results of a combined ultra-high vacuum (UHV)-electrochemistry instrument for structual and compositional surface analysis of anions and ultra-thin metallic films of copper and silver deposited on ...

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• (2015-12-10)
Campylobacter jejuni is a pathogen commonly found in poultry that is one of the main bacterial causes of foodborne diarrheal disease in humans. The aim of this study was to analyze the coaggregative abilities of lactic ...

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• (1970)

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• (1906)

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• (2016-04-28)
Water vapor condensation on superhydrophobic surfaces has received much attention in recent years due to the ability of such surfaces to shed microscale water droplets via coalescence-induced droplet jumping, resulting in ...

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• (1985)
The needs for theoretical and empirical research on presidential influence have been increasingly emphasized among students of the presidency. This study purports to add to the theory building efforts by constructing two ...

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• (2008)
Molecular dynamics simulations provide critical insights into molecular mechanisms underlying cellular processes. Most such processes, however, remain out of reach, due to large system sizes and long time scales involved. ...

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• (2002)
The detection of protein accumulation in transgenic plants carrying the full-length ApMV-CP and conferring resistance to ApMV suggested that transgenic coat protein accumulation was involved in eliciting the ApMV resistance ...

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• (2014-05-30)
Polymeric double-walled microspheres were developed by coaxial electrohydrodynamic atomization (CEHDA) and precision particle fabrication (PPF) techniques. Here, we focus on double-walled microspheres consisting of a ...

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• (1972)

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• (1996)
This study demonstrated that adding catalytic amounts of cobalamins improves biotransformation of high concentrations of CT by increasing the rate and minimizing the accumulation of hazardous products. Relatively low ...

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• (1996)
Anaerobic microbial transformation for the bioremediation of groundwaters contaminated with carbon tetrachloride (CT) is a promising alternative, but accumulation of hazardous metabolites and the inhibition of biotransformation ...

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• (1965)

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• (1969)

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• (1980)
To describe the species and to determine the prevalence of coccidia in the domestic goat, 217 fecal samples from Illinois, 41 from Indiana, 14 from Missouri and 46 from Wisconsin were examined. Eimerian oocysts were found ...

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• (1981)
The research detailed herein concerned (1) establishing a model system for estimating the chick's nutrient requirements during coccidiosis, (2) estimating the chick's sulfur amino acid (SAA) requirements during Eimeria ...

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• (2010-08-20)
In this thesis, we explore a chain-level construction in smooth Deligne cohomology that produces data for extended topological field theories. For closed oriented manifolds $\Sigma$, this construction takes the form of a ...

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• (1983)
In this thesis, a code division multiple access (CDMA) communication system for the low frequency (LF) channel is proposed, discussed and analyzed. This LF/CDMA scheme is similar to classical CDMA schemes in that K users ...

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