# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1965)

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• (2013-02-03)
Accurate DNA replication is key to maintaining genome stability in all living species. In eukaryotes, the duplication process starts with the formation of the pre-replicative complex (pre-RC) prior to S phase, followed by ...

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• (1991)
The development of the verse anthem with strings in Restoration England has been thoroughly researched by many people, and such compositions by Henry Purcell, John Blow, Pelham Humphrey and others are well known. However, ...

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• (1994)
The purpose of this study was to investigate, identify and describe John Philip Sousa's techniques in transcribing orchestral compositions for band instrumentation. The transcriptions studied were limited to those for which ...

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• (2015-04-13)
This dissertation used a survey research method approach to analyze intergovernmental collaboration in the Chicago metro area by exploring the social network structure of cooperation, the conditions under which local ...

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• (1978)

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• (1966)

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• (2012-05-22)
Let w be a transcendental solution of the fourth Painlevé equation w00 = (w0)2 2w + 3 2 w3 + 4zw2 + 2(z2 )w + w : It has a rst integral w02 = w4 + 4zw3 + 4(z2 )w2 2 4wU; where the auxilliary ...

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• (2000)
In the third and final part of the thesis, a new technique based on Green!s function method is proposed to identify the dynamics of practical bolted joints. By modeling the difference between the dynamics of the bolted ...

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• (2019-07-03)
In my thesis, I study left-orderability of $\mathbb{Q}$-homology spheres. I use $\widetilde{PSL_2\mathbb{R}}$ representations as a tool. First, I showed this tool has its limitations by constricting a series of ...

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• (2004)
Cognitive Diagnostic Assessment models define skills as binary. Examinees are described as either 'skill masters' or 'non-masters' and items as either requiring the skill or not. I propose an Ordered Category Attribute ...

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• (1969)

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• (1997)
The effective application of supercomputers in the areas of chemical process simulation, design and optimization requires the use of novel computational strategies. Frontal methods have been shown to effectively use the ...

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• (1990)
When the cost of interprocessor communication is not insignificant compared to the cost of computation, it becomes important to identify a coarse parallel task granularity in algorithms that are executed on parallel ...

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• (1989)
Oxygen isotope evidence from Caradocian Trenton Group brachiopods in the Mohawk Valley of New York suggests that Caradocian oceans were salinity-stratified and dominated at depth by warm, saline waters. $\delta\sp{18}$O ...

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• (1969)

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• (1973)

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• (2017-07-09)
Membrane capacitive deionization (MCDI) is an emerging desalination technology that stores ions in the electrical double layer of porous electrodes. For most low-salinity water treatment technologies, fouling is a central ...

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• (1973)

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• (2016-12-02)
The work presented is focused on the development of polymers and polymer architectures to create redox active materials. Here we attempt to produce an all-organic polymer battery in solution state using inexpensive Celgard ...

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