# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1994)
The gene V protein encoded by bacteriophage Ff is a single-stranded DNA binding protein and it plays an important role in the replication cycle of the phage. The crystal structure of the gene V protein was determined using ...

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• (1955)

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• (1985)
The growth of Pd(,2)Si thin films from electron beam evaporated Pd films on Si(lll) substrates has been studied using X-ray diffraction techniques. In situ layer growth kinetics were measured over a temperature range of ...

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• (1977)
New methods were developed and applied both to obtain very precise x-ray lattice parameters along the melting curves of solid argon and solid krypton and to measure changes in vacancy concentrations along quasi-isochores ...

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• (1996-05)
At low densities the helium solids are highly quantum in nature, with the small atomic mass and weak interactive forces giving rise to large vibrational motions of the atoms about their mean lattice sites. While these ...

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• (1982)

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• (1997)
An experimental study of the interfacial structures at the Cu(111) surface under various electrochemical environments is presented. The interfacial structures have been examined with the synchrotron x-ray diffraction. ...

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• (1986)
Norm conserving pseudopotentials are implemented in the Hartree Fock formalism to study the local electronic response to X-Ray absorption in alkali metals and alloys. The pseudopotentials are tested in a variety of ...

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• (1986)
Norm conserving pseudopotentials are implemented in the Hartree Fock formalism to study the local electronic response to X-Ray absorption in alkali metals and alloys. The pseudopotentials are tested in a variety of ...

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• (1982)
When relativistic electrons strike a single crystal target, sharp peaks are observed in the x-ray spectrum generated. One type of radiation, called coherent bremsstrahlung, results from coherent electron scattering by atoms ...

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• (2014-01-16)
The goal of this thesis is to apply control algorithms to improve the performance of nanopositioning devices used on the beamline in Advanced Photon Source (APS) at Argonne National Laboratory (ANL). A prototype device, ...

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• (2011-05-25)
The purpose of the work performed in this thesis is to demonstrate the ability of a magnetron sputtering system to grow single crystal thin films of Uranium Oxides with and without specifically added Neodymium impurities. ...

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• (1996)
Doping of impurities may affect the Curie temperature (T$\sb{\rm c})$ associated with the ferroelectric phase transition in terms of lattice harmonicity and anharmonicity including the creation of the defect energy. Its ...

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• (2013-05-24)
The results of x-ray scattering experiments on orbitally ordered KCuF3 and periodic arrays of stripe-like ferroelectric domains in epitaxial thin films of multiferroic BiFeO3 are presented in this dissertation. Both resonant ...

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• (2000)
Thermal diffuse scattering measurements were performed at several temperatures. A [011] transverse optic soft mode was determined to exist. The temperature dependence of this phonon mode was carefully studied as the ...

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• (1961)

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• (1960)

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