# Browse Dissertations and Theses - Physics by Title

• (1961)

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• (1955)

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• (2007)
Gas migration inside proteins is a little-studied yet very important topic for many classes of proteins such as globins, oxygenases, and oxidases, which store oxygen gas or use it for enzymatic purposes. One reason why ...

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• (1999)
Gauge-balls and glueballs are studied in pure U(1) and SU(2) Lattice Gauge Theories. In the U(1) theory, numerical measurements of gauge-ball masses are carried out on link and monopole configurations at beta = 1.01 on the ...

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• (1999)
Gauge-balls and glueballs are studied in pure U(1) and SU(2) Lattice Gauge Theories. In the U(1) theory, numerical measurements of gauge-ball masses are carried out on link and monopole configurations at β = 1.01 on the ...

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• (2011-05-25)
The blueprint of a living cell is inscribed in its DNA. A region of DNA encoding a protein is called a gene. The cell reads the DNA and makes molecular machines made up of proteins to carry out all cellular functions ...

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• (1983)

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• (2009)
BHNS mergers are candidate engines for generating both short-hard gamma-ray bursts (SGRBs) and detectable gravitational waves. Using our most recent conformal thin-sandwich BHNS initial data (quasicircular binaries ...

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• (1983)

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• (1975)
It has been speculated that westward propagating disturbances, known as African waves. originate as perturbations on the low level easterly jet which is present over northern Africa during the season of intense wave activity. ...

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• (1993)
The combination of high-resolution photoemission spectroscopy (PES) using synchrotron radiation, and reflection high-energy electron diffraction (RHEED), along with other techniques, have been used to examine the atomic-scale ...

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• (1993-10)
The combination of high-resolution photoemission spectroscopy (PES) using synchrotron radiation and reflection high-energy electron diffraction (RHEED), along with other techniques, have been used to examine the atomic-scale ...

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• (2011-05-25)
Using geometrically based approaches, optimal characteristics of nonlinear flow networks were examined. The first model studied was that of a fractal-like desalination plant. Solving the equations of diffusion by analogy ...

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• (1980)

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• (2002)
We studied ballistic conductance in the current perpendicular-to-the-plane geometry (CPP) in various types of multilayer systems. The goal was to see to what extent the band structure matching in these multilayer systems ...

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• (1979)
The differential photoneutron cross section of 208pb in the energy region 9.9 through 11.2 MeV was measured with gamma energy resolution of approximately 100 KeV using the University of 111inois bremsstrahlung monochromator. ...

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• (1983)
The inelastic electron scattering cross sections were measured in the excitation region from 9.0 MeV to 16.0 MeV of 208pb by detection of scattered electrons in coincidence with decay neutrons. The effective momentum ...

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• (1980)

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• (1988)
In this thesis we have used concepts from the physics of disordered materials to study protein folding. The first chapter consists of a general introduction to proteins and protein folding. In Chapter Two we develop ...

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• (2015-07-17)
In the 1980s, polarized deep inelastic lepton-nucleon scattering experiments revealed that only about a third of the proton's spin of $\frac{1}{2}\hbar$ is carried by the quarks and antiquarks, leaving physicists with ...

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