# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1969)

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• (2006)
The main concern of this thesis is the estimation of ionospheric parameters from incoherent scatter (IS) power data collected with the ALTAIR radar. The estimation is performed using a radar calibration and inversion ...

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• (1991)
Computerized tomography (CT) techniques can be used to produce a two-dimensional image of the electron density in the ionosphere. The necessary data are transionospheric satellite beacon total electron content (TEC) data ...

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• (2013-05-24)
Compressed sensing is a novel theory of sampling and reconstruction that has emerged in the past several years. It seeks to leverage the inherent sparsity of natural images to reduce the number of necessary measurements ...

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• (1976)

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• (1975)

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• (1969)

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• (2005)
As the reindianization process (a generic Indianness) transforms into a reethnization (particularizing and specific) one, the regional terrain hosted a competition of identity politics that unveiled an extraordinary and ...

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• (2001)
The meaning-space thus generated individually and collectively can be captured by the concepts of liminality and the zone of proximal development. These concepts, with some shifts in theoretical foci, cast light on the ...

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• (2013-08-22)
A method to conduct the one-pot, meta cyanation of arenes by iridium-catalyzed C-H borylation and copper-mediated cyanation of the resulting arylboronate esters is described in Chapter 2. This process relies on a previously ...

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• (2011-05-25)
In his 1941 poem The Great Hunger, a scathing critique of rural idealism in mid-twentieth-century Ireland, Patrick Kavanagh defines his Irish anti-hero by the “impotent worm on his thigh,” a “no-target gun” that represents ...

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• (2016-04-18)
This dissertation argues that John Eglinton, James Joyce, Elizabeth Bowen, W.B. Yeats, and Samuel Beckett depict machines in texts in order to interrogate the status of Ireland's modernity. Are trains, dynamos (power ...

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• (1993)
Charles Villiers Stanford was a major force in bringing the music of the British Isles to the table of nationalism that had increasingly influenced the course of music in Europe throughout the nineteenth century. Born and ...

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• (1954)

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• (1991)
Lidar measurements of mesospheric Fe were conducted at Urbana, Illinois, during four nights in late October 1989. The average Fe abundances, layer centroid heights and rms widths varied between 1.0-2.0 $\times$ 10$\sp{10}$ ...

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• (1991)
Experiments were conducted with chicks to estimate the bioavailability of Fe from high fiber foods and feeds and determine if specific components of fiber affected Fe bioavailability. The effects of high fiber food and ...

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• (2012-05-22)
Iron deficiency is the most commonly reported nutritional deficiency in the world and has been linked to cognitive impairments in children. Our aim was to assess the impact of iron deficiency on cognition using neonatal ...

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• (2011-08-25)
Laboratory studies were performed to determine if the addition of iron oxides throughout biosand filter (BSF) media would increase virus removal due to adsorption. The proposed mechanism is electrostatic adsorption of ...

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