# Browse College of Liberal Arts and Sciences by Title

• (1990)
Chemical and spectroscopic studies on the nickel enzyme methyl-CoM reductase from M. thermoautotrophicum (strain $\Delta$H) were undertaken to better characterize the nickel site. The major goals of this work are two-fold: ...

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• (2013-05-24)
Efficiency metrics for some solid-state electronic materials systems have progressed to the point where theoretical limits are being approached. Gallium nitride-based light-emitting diodes and silicon solar cells, for ...

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• (1980)
This thesis establishes the elementary theory of three well known spectroscopic techniques and then combines them to bring forth a new and highly successful method of microwave spectroscopy. After a short introduction to ...

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• (1991)
In the field of classical mythology, the work known as the Fabulae Hygini occupies a central position with its wide variety of information and subject matter. However, treatment of the Fabulae outside an apparatus criticus ...

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• (2012-02-01)
This dissertation is an investigation of the two very different pathways that the Internet was offering Korean gay men, primarily in their 30s and 40s, in terms of exercising their sexual freedom and being gay at a moment ...

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• (1950)

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• (1961)

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• (1954)

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• (1989)
This research explored the hypothesis that repetition of similarities, primarily analogical similarities, promotes the common, underlying relational structure (the "emergent structure hypothesis"). The following predictions ...

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• (1982)
The basic aim of this research is to better understand homeowners' adoption of home heating energy conservation measures by analysing a number of factors that are thought to be underlying determinants of adoption behavior. ...

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• (1994)
The esterification of cholesterol on high density lipoproteins (HDL) catalyzed by lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) maintains a gradient for cholesterol diffusion from cell membranes and atherosclerotic plaques ...

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• (1986)
An apparent case of habitat segregation between the meadow vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus) and the prairie vole (M. ochrogaster) was investigated in east-central Illinois. Local distribution of the two species indicated a ...

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• (1991)
The purpose of this study was to determine the potential for natural selection to effect evolutionary change in the phenologies of life history events. Three studies were undertaken to document the amount of phenotypic ...

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• (1995)
Electron transfer is a fundamental chemical process. It involves the movement of localized electronic charge from one atom, ion, or molecule to another. Despite its obvious fundamental nature, its practical importance, and ...

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• (1990)
To separate interfacial binding from the catalytic reactions of LCAT, the first investigation of its reaction with water soluble substrates was performed to characterize the molecular specificity of the active site as well ...

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