# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1970)

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• (2013-05-24)
The current study explored the difficulties faced by children exposed to multiple family-level risk factors, and examined the possibility that having one or more supportive relationships in their lives buffered the negative ...

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• (2012-05-22)
1989 marked a pivotal time in Germany’s history where the two German states and their respective histories needed to be reconciled and the memory of its citizens was called upon to be revisited as well. With a major political ...

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• (1980)
Scattering of an incident plane, or cylindrical, wave by a staggered parallel-plate waveguide is examined. Of particular interest are the modal coefficients of the unattenuated modes in the waveguide when the incident field ...

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• (1970)

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• (2015-01-21)
Quantitative phase imaging (QPI) is a flourishing new field which has recently found tremendous success in the life sciences. QPI utilizes not only the amplitude of the imaging field, but also its phase, in order to provide ...

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• (1969)

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• (1980)

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• (1998)
In this work I present the model for diffusive photon transport in tissue-like media along with solutions for a point source in infinite and semi-infinite media. Based on these solutions and experimental measurements, I ...

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• (1991)
Motions in proteins are often an important part of their function. Structural information about the protein is hence incomplete without an understanding of the protein dynamics. X-ray crystallography is the technique used ...

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• (1987)
This thesis is devoted to a study of two unique zones of slow, internal deformation occurring in oceanic lithosphere: namely, the Azores-Gibraltar plate boundary in the eastern Atlantic Ocean and the Davie Ridge-Madagascar ...

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• (1996)
Diffusion along twist grain boundaries was studied using the Embedded Atom Method (EAM). Six (100) twist grain boundaries (8.79$\sp\circ$-43.6$\sp\circ$) in Copper were investigated using energy minimization. Both vacancy ...

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• (1969)

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• (1983)
The diffusion and electrical properties of implanted sulfur in GaAs have been investigated with secondary ion mass spectrometry (SIMS) and differential resistivity and Hall measurements. Low dose (7 x 10('12) cm('-2), 250 ...

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• (1984)
Surface diffusion and evaporation from a layer of nitrogen chemisorbed on the (100) plane of tungsten has been examined using Auger spectroscopy. The initial localized deposit required for diffusion measurements in a ...

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• (1964)

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• (1998)
Our experiments showed that diffusion and magnetization transfer do not offer a unique window to neural function, as had been suggested by some reports in the literature. Rather, our studies taken together with the literature ...

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• (1985)
Measurements have been made of diffusion and thermal relaxation in amorphous CU50Zr50. Samples were prepared by melt-spinning under vacuum. Diffusion measurements were made over the temperature range from 317 to 385 C, ...

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• (1952)

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• (2016-04-29)
The infrared wavelength range is of vital importance for thermal imaging, molecular sensing, astronomy, and a variety of other health, medicine, and security and defense applications. Infrared detectors, capable of light ...

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