Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1989)
This thesis deals with the theory of the primary nucleation and subsequent expansion of the superfluid 3He-B phase in the metastable, hypercooled A phase. An overview of the theory of dynamical phenomena in Fermi superfluids ...

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• (1989)
This thesis deals with the theory of the primary nucleation and subsequent expansion of the superfluid $\sp3$He-B phase in the metastable, hypercooled A phase. An overview of the theory of dynamical phenomena in Fermi ...

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• (1996)
The growth rates of Si(001) and Ge(001) by gas-source molecular-beam epitaxy (GS-MBE) from $\rm Si\sb2H\sb6$ and $\rm Ge\sb2H\sb6$ as a function of T$\sb{\rm s}$ are well described by a model based upon dissociative \$\rm ...

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• (1986)
A two-site enzyme-immunoassay was developed to detect culture-derived Babesia bovis exoantigens. Bovine anti-B. bovis IgG was used as a capture antibody and as a recognizing antibody. A capture antibody concentration of ...

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• (2010-08-31)
The bacterial population of the vaginal canal is a primate infant’s first exposure to the microbial community inhabiting the outside world. Yet, little is known about this community and the effect it might have on the ...

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• (2011-05-25)
The folding of interphase chromatin into large-scale chromatin structure and its spatial organization within nucleus has been suggested to have important roles in gene regulation. In this study, we created engineered ...

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• (1983)
The role of ornithine transcarbamylase (OTCase) in arginine metabolism in B. subtilis was examined. A purification procedure for OTCase was developed. Purified OTCase was characterized and used to elicit monospecific ...

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• (2012-09-18)
In this thesis, we study the importance of background knowledge in relation extraction systems. We not only demonstrate the benefits of leveraging background knowledge to improve the systems' performance but also propose ...

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• (1987)
Backscattering ion channeling measurements were performed to determine the lattice site location of the constituents of two systems. For (GaSb) 1_x(Ge2)x spectra were obtained at a set of incident beam orientations ...

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• (1976)

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• (1975)

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• (1976)
This thesis reports on events of the form pi- p + npi+pi- where the neutron is produced fast and forward in the laboratory. The data were obtained in an initial exposure of 160,000 pictures in the University of Illinois ...

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• (1978)

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• (1978)
This thesis reports on a study of the interaction n p ~ nn n where the neutron was produced fast and forward in the laboratory. The data were obtained using an 8 GeV/c n beam that was focussed on a liquid hydrogen target ...

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• (1984)
Overwintering of Pseudomonas syringae pv. glycinea (PSG) associated with soybean leaves in the field was evaluated using a streptomycin-rifampicin resistant isolate (PRS-81) of the bacterium. In the 1981-82 trial, PRS-81 ...

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• (2010-05-18)
Strong correlations between bacterial communities and algal seasonal succession have been previously observed. In aquatic systems, dissolved organic carbon derived by algae is an important resource for bacteria. Light and ...

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• (1970)

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• (1983)
The mechanism of proteolytic inactivation of luciferase was examined. Proteolytic inactivation in vitro was found to be concomittant with: (1) the loss of enzymatic activity; (2) altered enzyme affinity for substrate and ...

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• (2014-09-16)
Horizontal gene transfer rapidly changes bacterial genetic repertoire and contributes to bacterial evolution. Natural transformation, one mechanism of horizontal gene transfer, is defined as the process by which bacterial ...

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