# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1985)
This is a study of Anglo-Polish relations within the context of the efforts of the Western Allies to ensure their post-war security by giving in to what they regarded as justified German political and economic demands. The ...

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• (1954)

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• (1954)

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• (1971)

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• (2012-05-22)
The Big Sing festival (TBS) in New Zealand exists as an extension of the British tradition of such choral festivals, a heritage that dates back as far as the establishment of the Welsh eisteddfod competitive festival ...

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• (1964)

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• (1967)

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• (2006)
*This dissertation is a compound document (contains both a paper copy and a CD as part of the dissertation). The CD requires the following system requirements: Microsoft Office.

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• (1997)
Photoluminescence characterization has discovered a novel broad bands excitation effect in rare earth-doped chalcogenide glasses. Photoluminescence excitation (PLE) bands with a width of $\sim$450 nm have been observed ...

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• (1997)
Photoluminescence characterization has discovered a novel broad band excitation effect in rare earth-doped chalcogenide glasses. Photoluminescence excitation (PLE) bands with a width of ~450 nm have been observed which ...

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• (1977)

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• (1980)
A general synthetic approach that affords both enantiomers of chiral lactones is described. The key step involves the automated multigram chromatography of diastereomeric derivatives of a racemic intermediate. The generality ...

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• (2015-01-21)
Approximate computing is an emerging computing paradigm that leverages the inherent resilience of applications while designing energy-efficient computing systems. Approximate computing systems must satisfy user-provided ...

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• (1999)
The general wide-sense stationary and uncorrelated scattering (WSSUS) fading channel has a similar behavior in that the capacity per unit energy equals the capacity per unit energy of the AWGN channel with the same ...

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• (1965)

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• (2007)
In this dissertation, new techniques are proposed to generate an accurate broadband macromodel for passive interconnect and packages. The physical characteristics of the structures such as stability, causality, and passivity ...

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• (2009-06-01)
As operating frequencies and signal speeds continue to increase in modern devices, the effects of packages and interconnects on the overall signal integrity become increasingly important. The complex electromagnetic behaviors ...

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• (1994)
This thesis presents both theoretical formulations and experimental methods for performing broadband time-domain inverse scattering. The inverse scattering problem is very important for a number of application areas including ...

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• (2009)
Community radio projects constitute attempts to intervene in shaping our social structures, improving the quality of our shared conversations, and our ability to have a functioning public sphere. To this end, the findings ...

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• (1986)
This is an historical study of broadcasting in Kenya from the establishment of a regular service in 1928 to the twentieth anniversary of the Voice of Kenya in 1984. The focus of the study is on broadcasting policies and ...

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