# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1985)
Cruciform joints were fatigue tested under SAE Bracket variable loading history. Tube-to-plate welds were fatigue tested under bending and torsion loading conditions. Fatigue test results were compared with predictions ...

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• (2017-11-20)
Five slope-ratio precision-fed rooster assays and one limit-fed chick growth assay were conducted using different fats/oils at several increasing dietary levels to determine relative bioavailable energy values. In Experiment ...

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• (2002)
A final laying hen experiment was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of phytase for increasing amino acid utilization of three different laying hen diets. The results indicated that 300 units phytase/kg did not improve ...

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• (2014-01-16)
The overall motivation of this project was to continue the investigation of reactive shaped charges. Although significant chemical energy is available in the form of combustion, the coupling of this energy to the target ...

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• (1954)

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• (2016-06-16)
Fusarium species are common pathogens of cereal crops worldwide and are responsible for many diseases including Fusarium root rot (FRR), Fusarium crown rot (FCR), and Fusarium head blight (FHB). In recent years, Fusarium ...

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• (2019-04-12)
Set expansion aims to expand a small set of seed entities into a complete set of relevant entities. Most existing approaches assume the input seed set is unambiguous and completely ignore the multi-faceted semantics of ...

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• (1993)
Fusinite, an inertinite coal maceral, exhibits a symmetric and exchange-narrowed electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) line (g = 2.00276), with a first derivative peak-to-peak linewidth $(\Delta$B) which is reversibly ...

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• (2005)
This thesis investigates new approaches for the analysis of multiple motions in video, which integrates frequency and spatial-domain information. The tasks of interest are finding the number of moving objects, velocity ...

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• (2008)
This analysis examines Jonathan Harvey's Cello Concerto (1990) through structural analysis from both theoretical and performative perspectives. It develops a gestural interpretation and an abstract narration that can explain ...

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• (1982)

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• (1984)
Inertial confinement fusion has been proposed as a competitor to magnetic fusion in the drive towards energy production, but lags behind partly because of the limited knowledge of high-density plasmas. One area of uncertainty ...

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• (1980)
High-energy fusion-product losses from an axisymmetric tokamak plasma are studied. Prompt-escape loss fluxes (i.e. prior to slowing down) are calculated including the non-separable dependence of flux as a function of ...

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• (1991)
Changes in the office are occurring rapidly. Secretarial science teaching programs are particularly vulnerable to the many technological changes occurring in offices today. Rapidly changing technology makes it necessary ...

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• (1999)
A discussion of the role of financial liberalization on income distribution follows. Because of the distortions created by governmental interfering, the liberalizing of the financial sector comes to be viewed as a "quick ...

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