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Theses/Dissertations from 2015

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Independent and combined effects of aerobic and resistance training on blood pressure (ART-B), Elizabeth C. Schroeder

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Community-based nutrition education: documentation and evaluation of effectiveness, Jennifer Anne Schultz

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Impact of PRRS and PED viruses on grower pig performance and intestinal function, Wesley Paul Schweer

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The role of professional development in adjunct nursing faculty identity salience, Jared Dean Seliger

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Characterization of splice variants of human Survival Motor Neuron genes, Joonbae Seo

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Development of a hydraulic component leakage detecting system using pressure decay signal, Xuanju Shang Open Access Thesis

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Physical properties of various conductive diborides and their binaries, Austin Harold Shaw

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Radio frequency and capacitive sensors for dielectric characterization of low-conductivity media, Robert Thomas Sheldon

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Life cycle assessment of heated airfield pavement system for snow removal, Weibin Shen

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Oxidation of 2,4-D using iron activated persulfate and peroxymonosulfate, Guyu Shi

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Muslim women and the veil: an experimental study of social bias, Amy Lynn Shin

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Using ArcGIS hydrologic modeling and LiDAR digital elevation data to evaluate surface runoff interception performance of riparian vegetative filter strip buffers in central Iowa, Manish Shrivastav

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Improving distance perception in virtual reality, Zachary Daniel Siegel

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Bayesian modeling and computation with latent variables, Matthew Wayne Simpson

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A study of safety climate and employees' trust of their organizational leadership in university research laboratories, Stephen Albert Simpson

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Expanding the role of design: developing holistic food systems, Jasmine Singh

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A broadband bistable piezoelectric cantilever-based vibration energy harvester with nonlinear high power extraction, Kanishka Aman Singh

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Techniques for online analysis of large distributed data, Sneha Aman Singh

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Establishing the needs of Type 1 diabetes users for mobile application design, Amanda J. Skinner

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Bulk manufacture of complex geometry millirod implants and their degradation and drug delivery characteristics, Melissa Anne Slagle

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Curious cut-aways, Devin Vaughn Sloan

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Caged manhood : office culture and how Walter Camp's Daily Dozen revitalized the workforce, 1903-1940, Nick Sly Open Access Thesis

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Pre-feedback eyewitness statements: proposed safeguard against feedback effects on evaluations of eyewitness testimony, Laura Smalarz

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Review of materials property data for nondestructive characterization of pipeline materials, Lucinda Jeanette Smart

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Modeling pediatric brain and central nervous system cancer in zebrafish, Staci Lyn Solin

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Consumers in an online brand community: uses and gratifications, social capital, and brand loyalty, Jihyeong Son

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A graduate recital in voice, Marie Sorenson Open Access Thesis

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Intergenerational physical activity programming for rural-residing older adults, Ashleigh Jeanette Sowle

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Pharmacokinetics of ceftiofur crystalline free acid in pigs vaccinated against, challenged with, or vaccinated against and challenged with PRRSv, Joel Wayne Sparks

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Limited irradiance, artificial fluorescent irradiance, and nitrate-N:ammonium-N impact on biomass and essential oil production of Ocimum basilicum L., Tara Marie Springer

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Cyber risk modeling and attack-resilient control for power grid, Siddharth Sridhar

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The Anthropologie effect, Nichole R. Staker

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Plant tissue analysis to assess phosphorus and potassium nutritional status of corn and soybean in Iowa, Andrew John Stammer

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Comparison of oral non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in cautery dehorned calves, Matthew Lloyd Stock

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Evaluation of algae meal as a novel feedstuff for ruminants, Rebecca Sue Stokes

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Membership retention in Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers, Angela Bernadine Stone

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Functional and genomic analyses of the maize yabby transcription factors drooping leaf1 and drooping leaf2, Joshua Strable

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A preliminary investigation of the relationship between direct behavior rating and the Conners 3 teacher rating scale - short form, Jessica Stodden Stumme Open Access Thesis

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IGATY: an archetype-based interactive generative abstraction system focusing on museum interior archetypes, Joori Suh

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Monitoring students’ growth using system dynamics, Vidushi Sukhwal

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An optimization model for land allocation between bioenergy crops and grain crops and an optimization model for identifying the most vulnerable links in a transportation network, Liu Su

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Familiarity, religiosity, and authoritarianism: the acceptability of gay rights and same-sex marriage, Kirstin Eddings Sullivan

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Transcriptome analysis of primary lymphoid tissues in response to avian pathogenic Escherichia coli (APEC), Hongyan Sun

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Homesick at college: a predictive model for first-year first-time students, Jie Sun

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Polymer nanodielectrics and sensors for capacitor and cable applications, Weixing Sun

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Psychological distress and attitudes toward seeking help for personal and career counseling: the contributions of public and self-stigma, Spurty Surapaneni

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Antimicrobial efficacy of commercial produce sanitizers against artificially inoculated foodborne pathogens and natural fungal contaminants on the surface of whole melons, Amanda Lyn Svoboda

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Resurrecting the hip-hop and Christian cultures: Lecrae's unashamed use of the rap narrative, persona, and language, Marci Swank Open Access Thesis

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“God will deliver us” : human rights abuses from Guatemala to Iowa and back, 1980-2014, RaeAnn Lillian Swanson Open Access Thesis

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Motivation and retention of Iowa’s Master Gardener volunteers, Bryn Takle

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The molecular mechanisms of brassinosteroid-regulated drought stress response in Arabidopsis thaliana, Buyun Tang

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Design research on systems thinking approach in veterinary education, Li-Shan Tao

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Examining e-extension: diffusion, disruption, and rate of adoption among Iowa State University Extension and Outreach professionals, Cayla Noel Westergard Taylor

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Artistic (mis)representation and commodity culture in The Picture of Dorian Gray and The House of Mirth, Evan Taylor

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Languaging in cyberspace: a case study of the effects of peer-peer collaborative dialogue on the acquisition of English idioms in task-based synchronous computer-mediated communication, Xuan Teng

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The effect of media system diversity on intercultural communication competence under one-way media flow, Terigele Terigele

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Developing a decadal-scale stalagmite record of hydroclimate and atmospheric variability for western Iberia (Portugal) during the Late Holocene, Diana Lynn Thatcher

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Evaluation of methods for inactivating porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) in livestock trailers, Paul Richard Thomas

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Influencing institutional change through state policy: rural community college responses to performance-based funding models, Zoë Mercedes Thornton

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Structure-property relationships in an Al matrix Ca nanofilamentary composite conductor with potential application in high-voltage power transmission, Liang Tian

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Cather and the Turner thesis: reimagining America's open frontier, Tonya Ann Tienter

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Strip tillage and rowcovers as a potential alternative to black plastic mulch in cucurbit production, Jennifer Louise Tillman

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Analysis of blood vessel tube formation using Rab and Rac fusion proteins in zebrafish, Ellen Elizabeth Tisdale

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Effect of beam strength on seismic performance of two-story X-braced frames, Pinar Toru Seker

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The distribution and nest survival of Giant Canada Geese breeding in Iowa, Brenna N. Towery

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The role of social capital and community ties in rebuilding livelihoods of displaced households in peri-urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City, Tien Anh Tran

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Call it Eden: a novel, Stefanie Brook Trout

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Identification of QTL associated with nitrogen metabolism in a maize (Zea mays L. ssp. mays) testcross population, Ignacio Trucillo Silva

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Trainee’s anxiety and counseling self-efficacy in counseling sessions, Pei-Chun Tsai

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Nature of magnetic excitations in the iron pnictides and its pertinence to superconductivity as studied by inelastic neutron scattering, Gregory Scott Tucker

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Abstraction and performance, together at last: auto-tuning message-passing concurrency on the Java virtual machine, Ganesha Upadhyaya

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Understanding competing motivations for urban agriculture: an analysis of U.S. municipal ordinance adoption, Andrea Vaage

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Vibration modeling for vibrothermography, Jyani Somayajulu Vaddi

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Evaluating the effectiveness of the Master of Science in Agronomy distance program: a comprehensive investigation of learners’ perspective of quality in distance learning, Asimoula Valai

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Representing protein native states using weighted conformation ensembles, Vijay Vammi

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Perception in statistical graphics, Susan Ruth VanderPlas

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Advanced mission planning and impact risk assessment of near-Earth asteroids in application to planetary defense, George Vardaxis

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Beyond biotypes: Aphis glycines (Hemiptera: Aphididae) biology and the durability of aphid-resistant soybean, Adam Jerry Varenhorst

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Marine Isotope Stage (MIS) 5 on the Umnak Plateau, Bering Sea (IODP Site U1339): diatom taxonomy, grain size and isotopic composition of marine sediments as proxies for primary productivity and sea ice extent, Derrick Ray Vaughn

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Design of polyanhydride-based targeted nanovaccines against HIV, Julia Eulalia Vela Ramirez

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Development of differential electrochemical mass spectrometry (DEMS) technique for electrocatalysis studies, Subramanian Venkatachalam

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Dynamic data shapers optimize performance in Dynamic Binary Optimization (DBO) environment, Varun Kumhar Venkatesan

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Violent commercials: children's responses and parental mediation, Akshaya Vijayalakshmi

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Web service platform to provide access to maize diversity data, Abhinav Vinnakota

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Technoeconomic analysis of fermentative-catalytic biorefineries: model improvement and rules of thumb, Mothi Bharath Viswanathan

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Fermentative production of short-chain fatty acids and methyl ketones in Escherichia coli, Alexandra Rachel Volker

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The early implementation of a teacher leadership and compensation system in a selected Iowa public school as codified by House File 215, Anthony Dale Voss Open Access Dissertation

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Design exploration of hardware accelerators for mitigating the effects of computational delay on digital control loops, Sudhanshu Prasad Vyas

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Examination of college access and Science Bound’s countdown to college: a model for engaging students of color in the college-going process, Adam Michael Wade

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Variation in mineral content of prairie forb species and content changes over winter related to slagging potential, Jennifer Nyla Wahl Rupp Open Access Thesis

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Molecular and quantitative genetic basis and control of severe combined immunodeficiency and porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome in pigs, Emily Hannah Waide

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An Iowa anomaly: Robert Ray and the Indochinese refugees, Matthew Ryan Walsh

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Quantifying the effects of hydroponic systems, nutrient solution, and air temperature on growth and development of basil (Ocimum L.) species, Kellie Jean Walters

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Comparing team feedback in a Team Multiple Errands Test, Jamiahus Walton

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Strong wind shear events and improved numerical prediction of the wind turbine rotor layer in an Iowa tall tower network, Renee Amber Walton

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Modeling drivers’ naturalistic driving behavior on rural two-lane curves, Bo Wang

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A multiplex self-referencing detection of pathogens using surface enhanced raman scattering nanoprobes with a nano-DEP microfluidic concentrator, Chao Wang

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Seeking success: program improvement plans as a strategy to increase pass rates on the national licensure exam, Virginia Sue Wangerin

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Experimental and numerical study of Taylor-Couette flow, Haoyu Wang

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Mathematical and statistical models in evolutionary game theory, Min Wang

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Pavement albedo assessment: methods, aspects, and implication, Shengyang Wang

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Fast estimation of nonlinearities in atomic force microscopy, Wenyu Wang

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Study of team building based on 3D game, Xin Wang

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Crack separation mechanism applied in CO2 laser machining of thick Polycrystalline Cubic Nitride (PCBN) tool blanks, Yixian Wang

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Experimental and numerical investigations on the flow characteristics of rotary machineries, Zhenyu Wang

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Time domain reflectometry waveform analysis with second order bounded mean oscillation, Zhuangji Wang

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Corn seedling response to silicon amendments in three Iowa and one Chinese soil, Ziying Wang

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Special education evaluations: appropriate methods and measures for use with English language learners, Jennifer Waterman Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Dante Rossetti: re-envisioning desire in the domestic sphere of Victorian society, Allison Alexis Watson

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Enantioselective epoxidation catalyzed by manganese-substituted human carbonic anhydrase, Sagarika Tharangie Weerasekara

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Seedborne black Aspergillus species as maize seedling pathogens: role of fumonisin production and interaction with soilborne Pythium species, Laura Kaelia Weieneth

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Whole genome analyses in cattle and chickens using Bayesian methods, Ziqing Weng

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In connection with all things : the memory of Alexander Humboldt and his works in the context of 19th century thought in Europe and America, Ray Joseph Werner Open Access Thesis

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Maternal deployment and maternal resilience: effects on parenting stress and resilience building strategies for children, Brittni Nikole Wessner Blais

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Ecological specialization of Tubakia iowensis, and searching for variation in resistance to bur oak blight, Ashley Marie West

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The academic identity development of African American girls, Aisha T. White

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Tensegrity, Heather Kathleen Whittlesey

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Parametric investigation of the mechanics of soft-body contact with parallel-ridge textured surfaces to understand tactile friction, Thomas Joseph Wilde

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The dynamic ecology of the writing process and agency: a corpus-based comparative case study of stancetaking among native speakers and non-native speakers of English in first-year composition conferences, Kirk M. Wilkins

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Differential diffusion and salt finger fluxes in a stratified turbulent laboratory system, Ian Paul Willard

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Boots on the ground: examining transition factors for military and veteran student academic success, Denise Nicole Williams

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A comparison of hip and knee torques produced during a maximal effort full and partial back squat, Jordan Alexander Williams Open Access Thesis

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Finding the erotic, embracing ambiguity, and escaping extremes: unearthing the queer experience in Dorothy Allison's Cavedweller, Leah Elizabeth Wilson

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Understanding the user in online education, Ryan Gary Wilson

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New reverse transfer: a case study analysis of implementation between a community college and a four-year institution, Sarah Lynn Wilson

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The use of carbon dioxide (CO2) as an alternative euthanasia method for goat kids, Isabelle C. Withrock

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Direct benefits of ejaculate-derived compounds on female reproduction and immunity in the field cricket, Gryllus texensis, Amy Marie Worthington

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Hybrid user perception model: comparing users’ perceptions toward collaborative, content-based, and hybrid recommender systems, Mengqi Wu

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Mitigation of liquefaction hazards using the combined biodesaturation and bioclogging method, Shifan Wu

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The mechanism governing cutting of hard materials with hybrid Laser/Waterjet system through controlled fracture, Zhuoru Wu

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Essays on the forecasts of ending stocks, Jinzhi Xiao

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Detection of new intentions from users for software service evolution in human-centric context-aware environments using Conditional Random Fields, Haihua Xie

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Life cycle assessment (LCA) and techno-economic analysis (TEA) of various biosystems, Kun Xie

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A computational framework for solving coupled equation systems using finite element method and introduction to a versatile fault-tolerant toolkit for high throughput batch processing, Yu Xie

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Novel acceleration approaches of accurate and efficient modeling of high speed interconnects in layered media, Hongsheng Xu

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Predicting ESL learners’ oral proficiency by measuring the collocations in their spontaneous speech, Jing Xu

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Optical based thermal probing and characterization, Shen Xu

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Organometallic complexes of tris(oxazolinyl)borate and mixed N-heterocyclic carbene-oxazolinylborate: synthesis and catalysis, Songchen Xu

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Towards DO-178C compatible tool design, Yijia Xu

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Thermal transport in DNA, Zaoli Xu

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Nanoparticle-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry: novel sample preparation methods and nanoparticle screening for plant metabolite imaging, Gargey B. Yagnik

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Performance of bio-based soil stabilizers in transportation earthworks-laboratory investigations, Bo Yang

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Comprehension problems in icon design for mobile devices: analysis and prototype design, Fei Yang

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The effects of lighting temperature and complexity on hotel guests' perceived servicescape, perceived value, and behavioral intentions, Jing Yang

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Design characteristics of China’s early Ch’ing Dynasty exteriors and interiors, and their reinterpretation in America, Liu Yang

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Scientific entertainment: how audiences interpret science on The Big Bang Theory, Xi Yang

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A comparison of QPF from WRF simulations with operational NAM and GFS output using multiple verification methods, Haifan Yan

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Hybridization and Kazakh ethnic identity formation, Aslihan Yeniceri

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Forecasting and model averaging with structural breaks, Anwen Yin

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Development of the ℓ² ω Delayed Detached Eddy Simulation model with dynamically computed constant, Zifei Yin

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Programmatic knowledge management: technology, literacy, and access in 21st-century writing programs, Eric James York

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MEMS graphene strain sensor, Clinton Wen-Chieh Young

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Development of holding strategies for deteriorated low-volume roads and evaluation of performance of Iowa test sections, Jianhua Yu

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Network topology identification based on measured data, Mahdi Zamanighomi

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Whole genome analyses accounting for structures in genotype data, Jian Zeng

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Biorenewable materials from isosorbide, Michael Dennis Zenner

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A framework and guidance for design of patient-friendly medical decision aids, Chen Zhang

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Analysis and modeling of agricultural processing with regard to grain post-harvest handling and winemaking, Congmu Zhang

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New ancillary service market design to improve MW-frequency performance: reserve adequacy and resource flexibility, Guangyuan Zhang

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An experimental study of wind-driven surface water transport process pertinent to aircraft icing, Kai Zhang

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Biofuel supply chain, market, and policy analysis, Leilei Zhang

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Publics’ emotional responses expressed in different clusters of corporate crises, Lianshan Zhang

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Natural fracture systems in Mowry Shale outcrops, Bighorn Basin, Wyoming, Ning Zhang

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The influence of the single stereotype on moral judgments, Peng Zhang Open Access Thesis

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Detection and management of Colletotrichum acutatum sensu lato on strawberry, Xiaoyu Zhang

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Human user authentication based on mouse dynamics: a feasibility study, Xuantong Zhang

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Personality, social support, and loneliness among centenarians: a comparison between self- and proxy reports, Yangqing Zhang

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Comparison between single band and concurrent multi-band linear power amplifiers, Zhen Zhang

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Natural and value-added approaches for pathogen control, Zongyu Zhang

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Sparse and low rank signal recovery with partial knowledge, Jinchun Zhan

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Effective medium modeling and experimental characterization of multilayer dielectric with periodic inclusion, Teng Zhao

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Accelerating materials discovery and design: computational study of the structure and properties of materials, Xin Zhao

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Biological utilization of pyrolytic acetic acid for lipid-rich algal biomass production: substrate detoxification, inhibition mechanism, and fermentation optimization, Xuefei Zhao

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Asset pricing based on stochastic delay differential equations, Yun Zheng

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Sensitivity-based robust feedback linearizing control of hydraulically actuated system, Hui Zhou

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Host target genes of the Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae type III effectors for bacterial blight in rice, Junhui Zhou

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Three essays on modeling biofuel feedstock supply, Wei Zhou

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Supramolecular assemblies of alkane functionalized poly ethylene glycol copolymer for drug delivery, Lida Zhu

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An automated method for the layup of fiberglass fabric, Siqi Zhu

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A symbolism study of expression in text-based communication, Xi Zhu

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Which reviews carry the most weight? The influence of message and source factors in online word-of-mouth messages, Xiaowen Zhu

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Mechanisms and impact of alternative transposition-induced segmental duplications, Tao Zuo

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Exploring the relationship between attachment and antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli from swine manure, Martha Reye Zwonitzer

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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Development of a multi-mode self-adaptive algorithm to create an efficient wireless network on a university campus, Melanie L. Abbas Open Access Dissertation

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A portrait of one woman's resilience in navigating her multiple worlds' challenges within community, family, school, and individual/peer experiences, Linda Michelle Abbott

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Novel Cationic Pentablock Copolymers as a Nanovaccine Delivery Platform, Justin Adams

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Dissolved carbon dioxide and oxygen concentrations in meat purge and relationship to microbial populations and shelf life, Kristin Renee Adams

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Organic agriculture development strategies in Tunisia and Uganda: Lessons for African organics, Jelili Adegboyega Adebiyi

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Instructive biomaterials for controlling cellular response and second harmonic generation imaging for quantitative characterization of collagen, Dana Akilbekova

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The effectiveness of linking instruction on NNS speech perception and production, Ghinwa Alameen

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Instructors' perceptions of their own effectiveness, Abdullah S. Al-Asmari Open Access Thesis

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Second order characteristic based schemes for chemotaxis system, Saleh Albashrawi

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Convergent evolution of life habit and shell shape in scallops (Bivalvia: Pectinidae) with a description of a new genus, Alvin Alejandrino

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Effect of oregano essential oil and tannic acid on storage stability and quality of ground chicken meat, Marwan Alhijazeen

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Study of mechanical and thermal properties of soy flour elastomers, Kendra Allen

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A clustering based matrix for selecting optimal tools and techniques in quality management, Hassan A. Alsultan Open Access Dissertation

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Application of solid state NMR for the study of surface bound species and fossil fuels, Stacey Marie Althaus

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Examining the effectiveness of using an iPad-based video modeling plus video prompting package to teach conversation skills to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Mohammed M. Alzayer Open Access Dissertation

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Conceptual level life-cycle cost analysis algorithm for low volume bridges, Rinita Anand

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The protective effect of resistant starch in type 1 diabetic rats, Alysse S. Anderegg

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Hydrothermally stable heterogeneous catalysts for biorenewable-derived molecule conversions to chemicals, Jason Anderson

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Interactions between cover crops and weed management in Iowa's conventional cropping systems, Meaghan Jean Bryan Anderson

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Real-time PCR analysis of maize seedlings for assessment of seed treatment efficacy and genetic resistance to infection by Sphacelotheca reiliana, Samuel James Anderson

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Effects of expectancy and agency on the feedback-related negativity, Stephen J. Anderson

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Mass spectrometry and Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy for analysis of biological materials, Timothy James Anderson

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Soil moisture patterns and hydraulic properties associated with alternative biomass cropping systems across a landscape gradient, Usman Anwar

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Nucleation and growth of metals on carbon surfaces, David Victor Appy

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Numerical simulation of biomass fast pyrolysis in fluidized bed and auger reactors, Soroush Aramideh

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Models to assess food iron bioavailability, Seth Mensah Armah

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Does categorical perception interfere with drawing accuracy?, Larissa F. Arnold

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Pesticide retention by buffer strips receiving simulated runoff containing different sized sediment, Kapil Arora

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Measurements of diffusion and clustering of integrin receptors in the plasma membrane of live cells using fluorescence-based techniques, Neha Arora

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Clostridium difficile infection in neonatal piglets: Pathogenesis, risk factors, and prevention, Paulo H. Elias Arruda

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Automated logistic processing and downtime analysis of commercial level multi-pass corn stover harvesting systems, Jeff C. Askey

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Genotypic and Phenotypic comparison of Bacteroides ovatus, B. thetaiotaomicron, and B. xylanisolvens isolates obtained from cow, goat, human, and pig feces, Todd Atherly

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Coupled mechanochemical theories for reacting systems with application to nanovoid nucleation and Li-ion batteries, Hamed Attariani

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SWPBIS, behavior patterns, and the discipline gap, Sean Christopher Austin Open Access Thesis

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Use Of Rna Aptamers For Enhanced Drug Therapy And Imaging, Supipi Liyamali Auwardt

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An integrative approach for germplasm utilization, genetic diversity and QTL mapping in Camelina spp. and crop-production issues in Thlaspi arvense, new promising oilseed crops for bioenergy and industrial uses, Ivan Mauricio Ayala Diaz

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Soil aggregate distribution and turnover affects soil microbial ecology and ecosystem processes in three bioenergy systems, Elizabeth Marie Bach

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Effects of nonideal characteristics of substrate BJT on bandgap reference circuit, Rui Bai

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Big rhetoric: The art and rhetoric of spectacle in classical and contemporary experience, Jonathan Mark Balzotti

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Isolation and binding properties of methanobactin from the facultative methanotroph Methylocystis strain SB2, Nathan Bandow

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Automatic Verification of Interactions in Asynchronous Systems with Unbounded Buffers, Sneha Bankar

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Time-resolved and steady-state studies of biologically and chemically relevant systems using laser, absorption, and fluorescence spectroscopy, Charles Ashley Barnes

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Reducing child neglect in Linn County Iowa utilizing the public health model, Jennifer April Barnett Open Access Thesis

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nobile: Design and evaluation of a persuasive technology application for social behavior change, Batzaya Batsaikhan

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Social movement organizations in the local food movement: linking social capital and movement support, Mark Richard Bauermeister

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Pesticide free methods of maize weevil control in stored maize for developing countries, Denis Bbosa

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Exploring the Leadership Identity Development of Students of Color at a Selective Liberal Arts College, Cameron Carl Beatty

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Recurrent selection to alter seed phytic acid content and iron bioavailability in maize, Alyssa Whitney Beavers

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Binding and release studies of carboxylates, Christie Lynn Beck

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Seismic behavior of hollow concrete columns, Ryan Beck

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The farmers' millennium: the ideology of agricultural improvement in Iowa, 1855 to 1865, Michael M. Belding III

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A qualitative look at middle SES preschoolers: media consumption and social behaviors, Jaime S. Bell

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Grains of God: planting faith and growing cold war fears in Iowa during the 1950s, Lindsay John Bell

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High-quality, real-time 3D video visualization in head mounted displays, Tyler Ray Bell

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Instance selection for model-based classifiers, Walter Dean Bennette

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We can do it, but I wouldn't like it: Gender, interests, and occupational perceptions, CariAnn Marie Bergner

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Population structure, size, and the thermal ecology of Iowa wood turtles (Glyptemys insculpta): A comparison between suburban and rural populations, Samuel Wesley Berg Open Access Thesis 2015 Award

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A novel particle swarm and genetic algorithm hybrid method for improved heuristic optimization of diesel engine performance, Aaron Bertram

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Design and synthesis of novel heterocycles for organic semiconducting materials, Achala Bhuwalka

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Utilization of durian biomass for biorenewable applications, Ahmad Safuan Bin Bujang

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Characterization of Ebola virus VP35 first basic patch as a therapeutic target, Jennifer Binning

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Effects of typographic variables on attitude measures in reading bilingual brands, Ran Bi

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Grazing management effects on environmental quality of riparian and upland grassland ecosystems, Justin Bisinger

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An investigation of summer season cold fronts unassociated with an outflow boundary, Amanda Suzanne Black

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Geometric morphometric analysis of skeletal shape variation across the pleuronectiformes, Corinthia R. Black Open Access Thesis

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The foundation of the nation: Exploring tenets of property ideals in nineteenth-century American literature, Rebecca Blanchette

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Salvaging salmon: Shasta Dam and the conservation movement, Anna Leah Blumstein

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An investigation of viral fitness using statistical and computer models of Equine Infectious Anemia Virus infection, Derek Blythe

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Bacterial multidrug efflux pumps: structure, function and regulation, Jani Reddy Bolla

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Racism and the Voting Rights Act of 1965: A natural experiment in Wake & Guilford counties in North Carolina, Zachary Robert Bonner

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Relationship between weight-related teasing and levels of physical activity, Piroska Boros Open Access Thesis

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Development of an in vitro model and fluorescent protein expression system for the study of highly abortigenic Campylobacter jejuni, Moria Ann Borys

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Evaluation of systemic safety methodologies on low-volume rural paved roadways, Georges Elias Bou Saab

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Adaptability potential of corn for groundcover cropping systems, Nickolas James Bowden

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They, those, and other pronouns used to describe them: A qualitative study of the lived experiences of the African American girls in the Girls to Women group, Amber Nicole Boyd Open Access Dissertation

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Enhanced Salmonella virulence instigated by bactivorous protozoa and investigation of putative protozoan G protein-coupled receptors associated with bacterial engulfment, Matt T. Brewer

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Partitioning of fuel bound nitrogen in biomass gasification, Karl Monroe Broer

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Path to power: A narrative inquiry of the life journeys of ELCA college presidents at selected institutions, Wesley Harris Brooks

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A needed response: Fragment molecular orbital analytic gradients, Kurt Ryan Brorsen

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Polymer-based delivery systems for support and delivery of bacteriophages, Alyssa Marie Brown

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Quantifying the economic competitiveness of cellulosic biofuel pathways under uncertainty and regional sensitivity, Tristan Brown

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Small-town sustainability: a case study, Anna M. Bruen

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Promiscuous electrons: probing organic switch-on paramagnetism and predicting photoheterolysis through conical intersection searches, Alexander Theodore Buck

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Sourcing and Framing the 2012 Battle for the White House: A Student Media Analysis, Aimee Burch

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Beethoven: The man, the music, the myth, Marcus Edward Burchers Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Get Engaged: An investigation of rural community college faculty's experiences with work engagement, Jennifer Kate Burrell

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Investigation of sustainable pavement technologies evaluating warm mix asphalt using recycled asphalt materials, Ashley Faye Buss

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Identifying the effects of human factors and training methods on a weld training program, Alex Preston Byrd

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Fractal-based cloud shadow and irradiance model for power system analysis with high penetration of photovoltaics, Chengrui Cai

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Analysis of malicious input issues on intelligent systems, Yuanfeng Cai

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A study of effects of a new agricultural-based deicer on the properties of pavement concrete, Jianing Cao

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The role of stress in self-ordered porous anodic oxide formation and corrosion of aluminum, Ömer Özgür Çapraz

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Graduate recital in composition, Joseph Carey Open Access Thesis

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Biochar's fitness as an amendment in bell pepper transplant and field production, Brandon Henry Carpenter

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Kinetic and mechanistic studies of reactive intermediates in photochemical and transition-metal assisted oxidation, decarboxylation, and alkyl transfer reactions, Jack M. Carraher

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Evaluation of an agroecosystem model using cosmic-ray neutron soil moisture, Benjamin David Carr

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The identification and characterization of electronic defect bands in organic photovoltaic devices, John A. Carr

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Development and evaluation of asphalt technologies utilizing renewable resources and innovative pavement systems, Andrew Aaron Cascione

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A local structure graph model for network analysis, Emily Taylor Casleton

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Creative heartland: Creative capital and knowledge economy in micropolitan Midwest, Philip A. Cavin Open Access Thesis

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Educational attainment, college major choice, the gender wage gap, and average starting salaries of college graduates in the United States, 1967-2011, Nicole Stefanie Caviris

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Functionalized Surface-Cross-Linked Micelles for Catalysis and Light Harvesting, Geetika Chadha

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Inherent acoustic nonlinearity in fiber reinforced composites, Sunil Kishore Chakrapani

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Time-resolved investigation of fast pyrolysis using FTIR spectroscopy, Nandith George Chandy

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Transcending the "freaked-out nut" persona: Apologia, anger, and affect in Hillary Clinton's Benghazi testimony, Alexandria Rae Chase Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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DrAGON: A Framework for Computing Preferred Defense Policies from Logical Attack Graphs, Swapnanjan Chatterjee

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Evaluation of Iowa asphalt pavement joint cracking, Can Chen

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Evaluating thermal imaging for identification and characterization of solar cell defects, Jiahao Chen

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Failure diagnosis and prognosis in stochastic discrete-event and cyber-physical systems, Jun Chen

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An enhanced pulse position modulation (PPM) in ultra-wideband (UWB) systems, Lingxiu Chen Open Access Thesis

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Energy-efficient and cost-effective reliability design in memory systems, Long Chen

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Policy based reinforcement learning approach Of Jobshop scheduling with high level deadlock detection, Mengmeng Chen

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People in Ecosystems/Watershed Integration: Visualizing ecosystem services tradeoffs in agricultural landscapes, Carrie Michelle Chennault

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Bio-based polymeric materials from vegetable oils, Ruqi Chen

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Imputation of missing values using quantile regression, Senniang Chen

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A comparison of the covers of Elle magazine for Mainland China and U.S., Xiaohan Chen

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The influence of self-efficacy on degree aspiration among domestic and international community college students, Yu Chen

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Reducing optical losses in organic photovoltaic devices using microlens arrays: theoretical and experimental investigation, Yuqing Chen

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Graduate recital in viola, John Chiles Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Phylogenetics and Evolution of the Paleotropical Woody Bamboos (Poaceae: Bambusoideae: Bambuseae), Hathairat Chokthaweepanich

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New insights into the functional organization of xyloglucan biosynthetic enzymes and their catalytic mechanism, Yi-Hsiang Chou

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Labor in school meal programs: Measurement of direct costs and their influence on menu planning, Nancy Christensen

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"Keep it rural": the politics of planning for smart growth in South Fulton County, Georgia, Eric John Christianson

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A test of productive English grammatical ability in academic writing: Development and validation, Yoo-Ree Chung

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Safety issues of children age 3-5 years in school classrooms: a perspective of classrooms in the United States, Weiqi Chu

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A review of studies on luxury hotels over the past two decades, Yin Chu

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Use of remote sensing to quantify forest response following a wildfire in northeast Minnesota, Rayma Anne Cooley

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Understanding the long-term spatiotemporal dynamics of the Taimyr Reindeer Herd during the summer concentration period, Matthew D. Cooney Open Access Thesis

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Examination of an emotion-focused therapy intervention to promote self-forgiveness for interpersonal offenses, Marilyn Ann Cornish

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Diversity and flexibility in sustainable supply chain design, David HC Correll

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Integral Agriculture: Taking seriously the mindset of the farmer, the interiority of the beings on the farm, and a metaphysics that connects them, Travis E. B. Cox

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Metabolism and localization of polyketides in the genus Hypericum, Matthew Charles Crispin

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Analysis and development of transcranial magnetic stimulation devices, Lawrence James Crowther

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Oxygen, relative humidity, and interlayer related issues in organic electronics, Weipan Cui

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Introducing transdisciplinary design thinking in early undergraduate education to facilitate collaboration and innovation, Edward Joseph Cupps

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Investigation of visually induced motion sickness: a comparison of mitigation techniques in real and virtual environments, Michael Keneke Curtis

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The garden of open mouths, Lindsay D'Andrea

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Methods for removing concrete decks from steel girder bridges, Hongtao Dang

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Theoretical foundations for finite-time transient stability and sensitivity analysis of power systems, Sambarta Dasgupta

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The doubly-fed induction generator in the rotor-tied configuration, Nicholas David

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Infection with Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus and Streptococcus suis changes the pharmacokinetics of ceftiofur hydrochloride in swine, Deanne Nicole Day

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Assessing the style of advance and retreat of the Des Moines Lobe using LiDAR topographic data, Sarah Elizabeth Day

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The impact of pig health on public health: quantitative data for risk assessments, Amber Jo DeClercq

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Utilizing novel grasslands for the conservation and restoration of butterflies and other pollinators in agricultural ecosystems, John Thomas Delaney

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Fumonisin B1 toxicity in swine: a comparative analysis of genetically engineered Bt corn and non-Bt corn by using quantitative dietary exposure assessment modeling and ecotoxicological investigations on earthworms, James Edward Delgado

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A carbon assessment of Iowa State University's land, Catherine Rosson DeLong

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Assessing the added value of the Blue Zones designation on employee health status, Ashton DeMoss Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Computational study of boron binding environments and their role in some biological systems, Chamila Chandima De Silva

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Parental divorce, educational expectations, and children's post-baccalaureate educational attainment, Camron Suzann Devor

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Harsh parenting, deviant peers and adolescent risky behavior: understanding the meditational effect of adolescent attitudes and intentions, Jui C. Dhalewadikar

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A short & sweet story of CHO, Marilu G. Dick-Perez

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Understanding ethical consumption decisions: The role of values, attitudes and expectations in the apparel purchasing context, Sonali Diddi

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The historic rehabilitation of the E.E. Warren Opera House in Greenfield, Iowa: Design of a café, chamber of commerce, and art gallery focused on wayfinding and adaptability, Brittany Noel Dieleman

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A comparison of carbon storage potential in corn- and prairie-based agroecosystems, Ranae Dietzel

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Effects of heat treatment and processing modifications on microstructure in alnico 8H permanent magnet alloys for high temperature applications, Haley Marie Dillon

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Cu2ZnSnS4-Au heterostructures: Toward green photocatalytic materials active under visible light, Patrick Steven Dilsaver

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An analysis of use of automated tools for improving the process of software verification and validation in a Midwestern company, Darshak Dodiya Open Access Thesis

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Registered dietitians in school nutrition leadership and dietetic students' consideration of school nutrition, Linette Jean Dodson

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Calculating nutrient loads from four tributaries of the Cedar River in Iowa, Jacob Donaghy Open Access Thesis

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Feline Upper Respiratory Disease Complex: The detection and epidemiology of respiratory pathogens in Midwestern feline shelter populations, Uri Donnett

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Native mice in a novel ecosystem: Morphology, behavior, and sociology predict the role of prairie deer mice in agriculture, John Watson Doudna

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Parenting practices related to positive eating, physical activity and sedentary behaviors in children: A qualitative exploration of strategies used by parents to navigate the obesigenic environment, Jacy Downey

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Three papers on inverse optimization algorithms, PEV sales forecasting, and PEVs' potential impact on power systems, Zhaoyang Duan

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Perceptions of changes in diagnostic criteria for autism spectrum disorders in DSM-5: Parents, school professionals, and mental health professionals/trainees, Nathalie Claire Dubois Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Modeling, inference and clustering for equivalence classes of 3-D orientations, Chuanlong Du

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Towards a characterization of information automation systems on the flight deck, Rachel Feddersen Dudley

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Values-based supply chains: local and regional food systems in the Upper Midwest United States, Kevin Richard Duerfeldt

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Do offenders' life goals reflect locus of control and personality traits?, Luci L. Dumas Open Access Thesis

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Secondary school agricultural teachers understanding of the differences between agricultural awareness and agricultural literacy in Iowa, Ashley Nicole Eason

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Methods and techniques for improving the figure of merit for wide tuning range quadrature voltage controlled oscillators, Amany El Gouhary El Gouhary

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Designing a molecular watchdog timer for safety critical systems, Samuel Jay Ellis

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Nutrient utilization, pork quality, and lysine requirement of immunological castrates, Amanda Jo Elsbernd

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Relationships between foliar applied micronutrients, soil and tissue tests, and grain yield in soybean, Joshua T. Enderson

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Contemporary gothic literature: The need for fear, Erica Schael Kaitlin Engel Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Dennis Mahony, "At the Disposal of Tyrants": An analysis of a newspaper editor's intentions during the Civil War, Ryan Robert Engelman Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Toward a collaborative model of surface water management: Lessons from the Boone River watershed nutrient management initiative, Stephanie Enloe

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Sign patterns that require eventual exponential nonnegativity, Craig Jeremy Erickson

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Characterization of the hydrodynamic structure of a 3D acoustic fluidized bed, David Roberto Escudero

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Intensifying intrinsic genetic variation in soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.] inbred lines, Katherine Espinosa

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Association of sleep and inflammation in law enforcement, Braden Ray Everding

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Understanding home language use in Chinese families who are living in the United States, Liuran Fan

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Starting small: Transcriptomics with single and small populations of cells, Caitlin Farris

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Phylogeny and diversity of the phantom crane flies (Diptera: Ptychopteridae), Andrew Fasbender

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Extreme privatization: A performance analysis of the "Sandy Springs model", Jack Feldman

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Scenario generation and reduction for long-term and short-term power system generation planning under uncertainties, Yonghan Feng

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Anatomical characterization of the porcine hoof capsule, Meghan Elizabeth Fick

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Effectiveness of Preschool Lessons for Active Youngsters (PLAY) curriculum on the gross motor development and physical activity level of preschool children, Karyn K. Finn Open Access Thesis

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Stable tellurium isotope variability in ore-forming systems: A theoretical and experimental approach, Andrew Fornadel

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Mixed effects modeling with missing data using quantile regression and joint modeling, Luke Karsten Fostvedt

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Dynamic soil-pile interaction by random vibration methods, Mohammad Fotouhi

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Stopping out: experiences of African American females at a Midwestern community college, Shanna Latisha Fountain

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Outcomes of global service-learning: A content analysis of student reflection essays in Camp Adventure child and youth services, Kasee Fuller Open Access Dissertation

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Predicting transfer students' selection of a STEM major and academic adjustment: A study of community college students at a midwestern university, Terry Burdell Gaalswyk

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The effect of process variables on pyrolysis in a freefall reactor, Preston Gable

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Assessing monitoring and modeling approaches to improve water quality in the Hickory Grove Lake, Rohith Gali

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Production information needs of American Boer Goat Association members in the Midwestern United States, Elise Nicole Gallet de St. Aurin

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Gender differences in self-concept consistency and career choices under stereotype threat, Asha Ganesan Open Access Thesis

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Cellular and molecular mechanisms of chemical-induced ovarian toxicity, Shanthi Ganesan

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TALE activation and functional analysis of endogenous genes in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii, Han Gao

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Doorways and walls: Peer coaching as a means to change instructional practice, Chad Garber Open Access Dissertation

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Inked Lives: Tattoos, Identity, and Power, Gabriel Garcia-Merritt

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Effects of two feed additives on performance, energy digestibility, and body composition of first-cycle laying hens fed two concentrations of dietary energy, Alysha Gareis

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Stepping into new territory: Three essays on agent-based computational economics and environmental economics, Jiaqi Ge

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Trace mineral supplementation in feedlot cattle: implications for the inflammatory response, growth, and carcass characteristics, Olivia Nicole Genther

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Effective nutrition interventions, Kathryn C. Gerber Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Isotyping of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) virus antibody response and its diagnostic use, Sara Ghorbani Nezami

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The use of formative assessments in traditional and hybrid lecture-labs of industrial engineering undergraduates and their motivational profiles, Sarah Gidlewski

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Utilizing life history theory to assess the effect of the accelerated maternal reproductive index on infant and child health outcomes, Meghan Gillette

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Analysis of the propensity of employment on recidivism among parolees in Iowa, Laura S. Glas

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Party identification: The covert influence on media's construction and portrayal of women's political identities, Hallie Madison Golay

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Violent video games and aggressive behavior: mortality salience and the hostile attribution bias, Paden R. Goldsmith Open Access Thesis

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Cytonuclear and small RNA evolution in diploid and polyploid plant species, Lei Gong

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Genetic analysis of the IBM2Syn10-DH maize population for response to low and high nitrogen input, Pedro José Gonzalez-Portilla

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Application aware performance, power consumption, and reliability tradeoff, Naga Pavan Kumar Gorti

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Thioglycoside activation using bismuth(V) chemistry, Manibarsha Goswami

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Exploring the quality, usability, and use of learning objects in introductory statistics classrooms, Rachel Jean Graham

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Early-state damage detection, characterization, and evolution using high-resolution computed tomography, Robert Grandin

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Hero to zero: Stress perceptions of the public school administrator and his spouse, Steven L. Gray Open Access Dissertation

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Botanical pesticides: identification of a molecular target and mode of action studies, Aaron Donald Gross

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Push and pull factors in determining the consumers' motivations for choosing wedding banquet venues: A case study in Chongqing, China, Ling Guan

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Enzymatic components and physiological roles of mitochondrial fatty acid biosynthesis in plants, Xin Guan

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Synthesis of biologically active polycyclic natural products and multifunctional imaging probes, Tezcan Guney

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Displacement-based grasping of deformable objects, Feng Guo

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In situ transmission electron microscopy study of the microstructural origins for the electric field-induced phenomena in ferroelectric perovskites, Hanzheng Guo

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Investigation of soil stabilization using biopolymers, Liuhui Guo

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I. Toward Non-blinking Robust Vis and NIR Active Fluorophores: Controlled Fabrication and Applications of Thick-Shell CdSe/nCdS and Ge/nCdS (n>10) Nanocrystals II. Shape-Programmed Nanofabrication: Understanding the Reactivity of Dichalcogenide Precursors, Yijun Guo

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Molecular effects of Mammalian Orthoreovirus (MRV) infection on hypoxic prostate tumor cells, Pooja Gupta

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Effects of lipid oxidation initiators and antioxidants on the total antioxidant capacity of milk and oxidation products during storage, Angelica Maria Gutierrez

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A master of music recital in conducting, Claudia Restrepo Guzman Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Microenvironment regulation of matrix metalloproteinase activity in pancreatic cancer cells, Amanda Michelle Haage

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The effectiveness of the Boys Town Educational Model as a school wide intervention, Natalie Hahn-Mauck Open Access Thesis

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Statistical analysis of multiple hydrostatic pump flow loss models, Samuel Jason Hall

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X-ray radiography and fluorescence for liquid distribution and mixing measurements in impinging jet sprays, Benjamin Robert Halls

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A mixed-methods approach to understanding farmer and rancher interest in supplying woody biomass in the U.S. Northern Great Plains, Ashley M. Hand

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Bio-based thermosetting copolymers of eugenol and tung oil, Harris Handoko

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Perceptions of secondary school agriculture teachers regarding biomass production education in Iowa, Guang Han

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Applications of single molecule and nanoparticle imaging in chemical separation, photocatalysis, and drug delivery, Rui Han

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Hotel employees' perceptions of supervisors' servant leadership behaviors, and relationships with employees' affective commitment, Ruya Han

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Systems engineering in commercial and government organizations, Jordan Hansen

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Effects of exogenous enzymes and direct-fed microbial on broiler performance and nutrient digestibility when fed variable inclusions of soy products, Matie Nicole Hanson

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The role of the Immunoglobulin G1 Fc N-glycan in FcγRIIIa affinity, Quinlin Hanson

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Pathogenicity of Bibersteinia trehalosi in bovine calves, Christy Jo Hanthorn

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Direct observation and reactivity of oxenium ions, Patrick James Hanway

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A New Metric for Parental Selection in Plant Breeding, Ye Han

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Genomic studies of abiotic stresses in grasses, Jingjie Hao

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Local news counts: a focus upon local news and its effects on community attachment, Sela Rose Harcey

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Soil microbial communities in bioenergy cropping systems: unearthing relationships across a heterogeneous agroecosystem, Sarah Kate Hargreaves

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Human trafficking: as viewed through the eyes of criminal justice students, Rebecca Lynn Haroldson

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The effects of technology on interpersonal fraud, Andrew Justin Harrison

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Analysis of surface wind speed distributions: A look into NARCCAP models and ASOS data throughout the Contiguous United States, Rachel Hatteberg

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On the spectrum of discontinuous Galerkin methods for linear convection-diffusion equations, Diana Hay

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The Technology Question: Adolescent Identities of Home in Dystopic Young Adult Literature Post-Hunger Games, Ashley Ann Haynes

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Statistical analyses of milk traits in the New Zealand dairy cattle population, Melanie Kate Hayr

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Influences on pedestrian bi-directional route within exhibition spaces, Jennifer Claudia Haywood

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Virtual field trips as an educational and motivational strategy to teach Iowa history, Karl Harven Hehr

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Prevention of heterologous Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSv) infection using an antibody-virus complex vaccine, Khushboo Hemnani

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Structure learning in Bayesian networks and session analysis of people search within a professional social network, Ru He

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3D variability in ball toss and impact location for tennis serves in collegiate female players, Javier Ignacio Hervas Open Access Thesis

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Deciphering the genetic architecture of native resistance and tolerance to western corn rootworm larval feeding, David Alan Hessel

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Farm to School programs: is there a connection to the implementation of wellness policies at the elementary school building level?, Lynn Heuss

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Characterizing diurnal and interannual variability in the atmosphere through physical and stochastic models, Jonathan Michael Hobbs

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Tuning of 4f- and Fe-based correlated electron systems by magnetic field and chemical substitution, Halyna Hodovanets

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Depression in children and adolescents: The role of school professionals, Emily Dawn Hoerman Open Access Thesis

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Evaluating the PGC-1 alpha pathway and a new preclinical model to advance treatment options for dystrophinopathies, Katrin Hollinger

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Experiences of supervision skill development among new professionals in student affairs, Aja Chand Holmes

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Understanding our extended families: predictors and outcomes, Marissa Emily Holst

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Ligand strategies for green chemistry: Catalysts for amide reduction and hydroamination, Megan L. Hovey

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Post-disaster Building Deconstruction, Qiaolin Huang

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Analysis of Risky and Aggressive Driving Behaviors among Adult Iowans, Yundi Huang

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A quantitatively accurate theory of stable crack growth in single phase ductile metal alloys under the influence of cyclic loading, Peter Huffman

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Chinese high school to American university: The effects and outcomes of international college preparation programs, Jiayi Hu

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The metallic thread in a patchwork thesis, Emily A. Hull

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Estimating preconstruction services costs for highway projects, Kate Hunter

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Uncertainty quantification tools for multiphase gas-solid flow simulations using MFIX, Xiaofei Hu

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Consumers' acceptance of wearable technology: Examining solar-powered clothing, Chanmi Hwang

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The effects of socialization on beginning science teachers' pedagogical decision making and science instruction, Lori Ihrig

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Characterization of Cry3Bb1 resistance in field-derived strains of western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), David Adam Ingber

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Phenology of infection on apple fruit by sooty blotch and flyspeck species in Iowa apple orchards and phylogenetic analysis to assess the evolutionary origins of sooty blotch and flyspeck on apple, Siti Izera Ismail

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Auditions for the volunteer mission to Mars: Stories, Geetha Iyer

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Rhetoric of warning labels: Human figures in cross-cultural design, Kylie M. Jacobsen

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Voltage and reactive power regulation by photovoltaics in distribution systems, Pedram Jahangiri

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Cracking the glass ceiling: A phenomenological study of women administrators in higher education, Lori J. Jarmon

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Investigation of negative moment reinforcing steel in pre-cast pre-stressed concrete beam bridge decks, Sameera Tharanga Jayathilaka

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Three essays on envrionmental economics, Hocheol Jeon

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Intergenerational continuity in economic hardship, parental positivity and positive parenting: the impact on child behavior, Shinyoung Jeon

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Efficient satisfiability solver, Chuan Jiang

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Laser-based angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy (ARPES) and studies of topological insulators and heavy fermions, Rui Jiang

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When Lady Luck cheats on you, Omesh Johar

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Heat stress alters animal physiology and post-absorptive metabolism during pre- and postnatal development, Jay Steven Johnson

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Decision to join the Iowa State University Alumni Association: Experiences of five African American alumni of Iowa State University, Jeffery W. Johnson

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Facebook and romantic relationships: A daily diary analysis, Melissa A. Johnson

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Solid state NMR of carbon and catalyst materials with applications for biorenewable chemicals, Robert Lee Johnson

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The Frobenius-Schur indicator of Tambara-Yamagami categories, Ryan T. Johnson

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An FPGA architecture for the recovery of WPA/WPA2 keys, Tyler Blaine Johnson

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Development of leaf shape and vein homologies in five species of the genus Ipomoea (Convolvulaceae), Austin William Jones Open Access Thesis

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Pre-service teachers' attitudes towards gays and lesbians, Rachel Jones Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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A case study: Sex education in mainline Protestant denominations, Alexa Jo Juhl Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Health and behavioral findings with a Worksite Wellness Program, Kayli Ann Julander

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A validity argument for the use of scores from a web-search-permitted and web-source-based integrated writing test, Hee Sung Jun

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Understanding customers' healthful menu item selection behaviors at casual dining restaurants, Jinhyun Jun

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Dynamic decay of motion of rocking concrete members, Dimitrios Kalliontzis

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A graduate recital in voice, Samantha Kantak Thesis (UNI Access Only)

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Understanding conformational transitions in RAS proteins using all-atom and coarse-grained molecular dynamics, Abhijeet Kapoor

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Identification and characterization of a novel structural protein of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus, the replicase nonstructural protein 2, Matthew Allan Kappes

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Computer self-efficacy: instructor and student perspectives in a university setting, Kenneth D. Kass

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Impact of dietary fat intake on carcass iodine value and pork fat quality, Trey Allen Kellner

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A proposed model for designing children's health-focused serious games, Whitley R. Kemble

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Soil hydraulic conductivity in a non-wheel traffic corn row, a wheel traffic corn row, and a reconstructed prairie, Sitha Ketpratoom

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The civic engagement of social media users in air quality issues in Beijing, China, Xinlei Ke

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Bio-based soft elastomeric capacitor for structural health monitoring applications, Sari Kharroub

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A master's recital in piano, Min Jeong Kim Open Access Thesis

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Anorexia prevention messages: effects on psychological reactance among female college students, Min Sun Kim

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Multifunctional agriculture: Root and nitrogen dynamics in two alternative systems, Alison King

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Secondary teachers as early childhood principals: A qualitative case study, Brian Dale Kingrey Open Access Dissertation

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Propulsion integration of hypersonic air-breathing vehicles utilizing a top-down design methodology, Brad Kenneth Kirkpatrick

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Evaluating a cognitive tool built to aid decision making using decision making approach as a theoretical framework and using unobtrusive, behavior-based measures for analysis, Ryan Allen Kirk

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A graduate recital in voice, Valeria Kishkunas Thesis (UNI Access Only)