# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (2011-08-26)
Milk contains numerous bioactive substances including immunoglobulins, cytokines, growth factors and components that exert antibiotic and prebiotic activity (Field, 2005). Little is known about the biological effects of ...

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• (1978)
Several crucial properties of suprathermal (>500 keV) fusion-products are explored, both in their initial phase and during their slowingdown period. A guiding center drift theory, which predicts the effect of energy loss ...

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• (2014-09-16)
In this thesis, the effects of surface functionalization using hydrophobic silanes on properties of nanocomposites comprising 42 nm silica particles suspended in a melt of polyethylene-glycol (PEG) are studied using ...

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• (1980)
Transmission Electron Microscopy and Auger Electron Spectroscopy has been used to make observations of the oxidation process in (beta)-NiAl alloys annealed under controlled conditions of temperature and oxygen partial ...

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• (1996)
A basic conceptual and experimental study of the flocculation process is described. The turbulence in three square flocculation reactors of size (6.7in)$\sp3$ ($\approx$5L), 1ft$\sp3$ ($\approx$28L), and (2.7 ft)$\sp3$ ...

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• (1994)
Multifunction displays (MFDs) and other electronic repositories of information are increasingly being deployed in the flightdeck environment. As is the case with the more traditional dedicated displays they are replacing, ...

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• (1991)
Current foreign language reading research is disparate in nature. Researchers use a variety of assessment tasks which may or may not be comparable across studies. Some tasks are carried out in the subjects' native language ...

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• (2012-09-18)
Joint provision of tax and audit services has been under regulatory scrutiny for over a decade. I use a source credibility framework to map the costs and benefits of joint provision to the components of source credibility, ...

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• (1983)
The effects of taxation on a firm's investment decisions have long been debated. This study investigates several approaches to the analysis of this subject. One area of focus is the analysis of investment policy in the ...

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• (1984)
The purpose of this research was to investigate the relationship between teachers' and students' perceptions of the opportunity to learn and student achievement in algebra in 13-year-old students, Population A of the IEA ...

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• (1971)

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