# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (2001)
The SCN 2.2 cell line, derived by immortalization of fetal rat suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) tissue, was investigated for characteristics of the SCN, which is the central mammalian circadian pacemaker. Extensive characterization ...

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• (2001)
Virtually all eukaryotic organisms on Earth experience daily oscillations in behavior, physiology, and metabolism. These circadian (Latin: circa = about, dies = day) rhythms are controlled in mammals by the master biological ...

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• (1984)
The experiments discussed in this thesis were performed with a flowing gas apparatus coupled to the University of Illinois TRIGA reactor. The detectors ((lamda) = 1.27 microns, 634 nanometers) were calibrated with a novel ...

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• (1993)
The thesis consists of two independent parts. The first part is entitled: An investigation of the spin-coating process; the second part is entitled: A model for three-dimensional regular foams.

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• (1983)
The statistical properties of ion acoustic turbulence in a helium DC discharge are investigated by means of the first order probability density function of the fluctuating potential as detected by a Langmuir probe. ...

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• (1997)
The synthesis of (R)- (13-$\sp2$H, $\sp3$H) farnesyl diphosphate has been completed by methodology similar to that used for the synthesis of (R)- (9-$\sp2$H, $\sp3$H) geranyl diphosphate. Incubation of the radiolabeled ...

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• (2019-08-05)
The Seeded and Natural Orographic Wintertime clouds: the Idaho Experiment (SNOWIE) field campaign operated from January 7, 2017 – March 17, 2017, in the Payette Basin just northeast of Boise, ID. The goal of this campaign ...

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• (1984)
The objective of this study was to identify and describe soil structural patterns and rooting behavior in a reclaimed mine soil. The soil chosen for this study consists of approximately 40 cm of topsoil (A horizon) material ...

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• (2013-02-03)
This thesis focuses upon investigating the interface between semiconductors or metals with electrolyte. Understanding the interfacial dynamics are important to improving process performance, whether investigating ...

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• (1996)
To understand how the substrate temperature influences the deposition rate and spatial profile of deposits formed using laser chemical vapor deposition (LCVD), spatially resolved multi-wavelength pyrometry measurements of ...

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• (1989)
The development of thermodynamic models for liquid metal solutions is reviewed and applications of these models are discussed. In addition, directions where new or more work is needed are suggested.

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• (1983)
Bis(chlorophyll)cyclophane was originally synthesized as a model system for the light to energy conversion in green plant photosynthesis. The molecule is two synthetically linked chlorophyll macrocycles stacked center to ...

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• (1978)

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• (1980)
Statement of the Problem. Elementary-school classroom teachers have been encouraged by textbook authors, educational authorities, and publications from professional educational organizations to use a wide variety of materials ...

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• (1970)

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• (1954)

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• (1978)

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• (1998)
Interpretations of the testing results are provided through the use of linear models of the type that might be used in the design office. The analytical models were used to assess strength, stiffness, and serviceability ...

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