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Theses and Dissertations Spring 2009 to present

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This collection contains theses and dissertations of graduate students of the University of Alberta submitted since Spring 2009. Documents are added to this collection through the review process required for convocation for current students.

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  1. Acceleration of Transient Stability Simulation for Large-Scale Power Systems on Parallel and Distributed Hardware

    by Jalili-Marandi, Vahid

    Transient stability analysis is necessary for the planning, operation, and control of power systems. However, its mathematical...

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  2. Access and Engagement in Treatment-Aided Addiction Recovery: Differences between Men and Women

    by Gilbert, Meaghan B.

    Background. Addiction treatment research increasingly recognizes the importance of access factors (i.e., systematic barriers...

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  3. Access block experienced by a general internal medicine population: factors and outcomes

    by Wolodko, Lesley

    This retrospective study examines the frequency and intensity of access block experienced by a general internal medicine...

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  4. Access to math activities for children with disabilities by controlling Lego robots via augmentative and alternative communication devices

    by Adams, Kimberley

    Children who have complex communication needs often use Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices and strategies...

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  5. Accommodating to the Learning Environment: Secondary Control, Academic Motivation, and Language Learning Outcomes in Two Cultures.

    by Chaffee, Kathryn E

    This study proposes to identify how secondary control, which involves adjusting the self to accommodate the environment,...

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  6. Accounting for non-stationarity via hyper-dimensional translation of the domain in geostatistical modeling

    by Cuba Espinoza, Miguel Angel

    Medium and short term mine planning require models of mineral deposits that account for internal geological structures that...

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  7. Accuracy and Reliability of CBCT imaging for Assessing Adenoid Hypertrophy

    by Major, Michael P

    Purpose: evaluate 1) reliability and accuracy of cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) for assessing adenoid size compared...

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  8. Achieving a better understanding of outdoor recreation conflict and its management in Canada's national parks

    by Spiers, Andrew

    Outdoor recreation conflict has been defined as “…goal interference attributed to another’s behavior” (Jacob & Schreyer,...

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  9. Achieving High Rates and High Uniformity in Copper Chemical Mechanical Polishing

    by Nolan, Lucy M

    The chemical mechanical polishing of Copper (Cu-CMP) is a complex and poorly understood process. Despite this, it is widely...

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  10. Acid Catalyzed Aromatic Alkylation in the Presence of Nitrogen Bases

    by Xia,Yuhan

    Coal pyrolysis liquids are rich in olefinic, phenolic and aromatic compounds, but traditional hydroprocessing destroys their...

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  11. Acid Labile Surfactants Containing Ketal-Linkage in Micellar Electrokinetic Chromatography and Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry

    by Stanley, Bob

    The combination of micellar electrokinetic chromatography (MEKC) with electrospray ionization mass spectrometry (ESI-MS)...

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  12. Acquiring an Improved Understanding of Willmore Wilderness Park Visitors, Alberta, Canada

    by Mucha, Debbie A

    The fundamental challenge of wilderness stewardship is balancing social and ecological values while ensuring wilderness qualities...

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  13. Activation of Delayed and Fluid Petroleum Coke for the Adsorption and Removal of Naphthenic Acids from Oil Sands Tailings Pond Water

    by Small, Christina

    Oil sands companies produce substantial quantities of tailings known to contain high concentrations of dissolved organic...

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  14. Activation of Natural Killer T cells and Dendritic cells with Caulobacter crescentus: Implications for developing tumour immunity

    by Loo, Eric Wah-Leck

    Cancer remains a leading cause of mortality worldwide. Efforts to develop immuno-therapies to control the growth of cancer,...

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  15. Active flow control of a precessing jet

    by Babazadeh, Hamed

    Active flow control of a precessing jet is the focus of this work. A round jet confined by a round cavity exhibits a self-excited...

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  16. Active heterotrophic microbial communities from polar desert soils of the Canadian High Arctic

    by Taghavimehr,Elham

    Polar warming will lead to increased labile organic carbon in Arctic soils, both from the release of organic carbon stored...

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  17. Active open-loop control of a backward-facing step flow

    by Baugh, Aaron R

    A robotically-controlled actuation system has been developed and built to perform active open-loop flow control experiments...

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  18. Activity of Nanocrystalline Gold and Silver Alloys

    by Unrau, Kevin R

    Gold and silver dressing alloys were created by DC magnetron sputtering and compared with pure silver nanocrystalline dressings...

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  19. Acute Pain in Hospitalized Chronically Ill Children

    by Medynski, Jolene Amber

    In partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master in Nursing, Faculty of Nursing.

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  20. Adaptation and the postdramatic: a study of Heiner Müller in non-European performance

    by McLeod, Kimberley J K

    In his plays, Heiner Müller uses postdramatic techniques to challenge audiences. Adaptations of his work tend to either engage...

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