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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. Altered ganglioside metabolism in inflammatory bowel disease and the impact of dietary ganglioside intake

    by Miklavcic, John J

    Gangliosides are integral to the structure and function of the plasma membrane. Ganglioside composition of the small intestinal...

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  2. Alternate Delivery of a Group Modified Constraint Induced Movement Therapy Program

    by Henderson, Cherie

    Background: This study evaluated the efficacy of a modified Constraint Induced Movement Therapy (mCIMT) program delivered...

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  3. An Alternate Theory of Sexuality: Exploring the Relationship between Sexual Experience, Sexual Awareness and Sexual Attitudes

    by Blake, Jessica D

    Sexual behavior is a dynamic aspect of human life that is influenced by experience, awareness, ideas, beliefs, culture and...

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  4. Alternating current electrocoagulation (AC/EC) of fine particulate suspensions

    by Ifill, Roy O.

    Poor settling of solids increases land requirement for tailings containment and imposes severe constraints on the water balance....

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  5. Alternative thinking on governance: a critical analysis of structure and uncertainty in embedding good governance at the local level in Tanzania

    by Mgonja, Boniface Eliamini Samwel

    One of the most challenging questions that a political comparativist can grapple with in today’s world is: Why do some countries...

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  6. The amateur draft, competitive balance, and tanking in the National Basketball Association

    by Soebbing, Brian Philip

    This dissertation explores the NBA Draft. Throughout North American sports leagues, league executives state that the amateur...

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  7. Ambivalence, the external gaze and negotiation: exploring mixed race identity

    by Paragg, Jillian E.

    Between fall 2009 and fall 2010 I conducted semi-structured in-depth interviews with 19 young-adult women and men of mixed...

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  8. American Imaginaries and Aboriginality in Early Modern Political Thought

    by Martens, Stephanie B.

    This dissertation proposes an original reading of two important texts in early modern social contract theory: Hobbes’ Leviathan...

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  9. Amino acid and biogenic amine concentrations during experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis and the disease-modifying effects of phenelzine treatment

    by Musgrave, Travis

    The project described in this thesis began with a broad analysis of the changes to amino acid and biogenic amine concentrations...

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  10. Amyloid beta peptide, Cholesterol and Isoprenoids in Alzheimer’s disease

    by Mohamed, Amany

    Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia in the elderly. The major pathological features of AD are extracellular...

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    by Song, Jiaxing

    The game of Amazons is a young board game with simple rules, nice mathematical properties yet a high complexity between chess...

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  12. The An Shi Rebellion and Rejection of the Other in Tang China, 618-763

    by Chamney, Lee

    Previous work on ethnicity in the Tang Dynasty (618-907) has cast the An Shi Rebellion (An Lushan Rebellion) as a kind of...

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  13. ANA: Automated Nursing Agent

    by Quinn, Kevin Francis

    Loneliness among the elderly is a growing problem in today's society. Many of them live in isolation either due to their...

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  14. Anaerobic Co-digestion of Municipal Sewage Sludge with Selected Commercial and Industrial Organic Wastes

    by Razaviarani,Vahid

    The overall goal of this research was to investigate the anaerobic co-digestion of municipal sewage sludge with selected...

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  15. Anaerobic codigestion of municipal wastewater sludge and restaurant grease

    by Liu, Zengkai

    Anaerobic codigestion of municipal wastewater sludge and restaurant grease was investigated in a semi-continuous lab-scale...

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  16. Anaerobic degradation of oil sands tailings

    by Delgado Chávez, Luis

    The objective of this study was to determine if there was any difference in the bioremediation of oil sands process-affected...

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  17. Analyses of trans-acting factors that regulate RNA interference in Schizosaccharomyces pombe

    by Park, Jungsook

    RNA interference (RNAi) is a phenomenon in which small RNAs induce an efficient, sequence-specific silencing of gene expression...

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  18. Analysis and Design of MEMS-Based Multi-Functional Aperture Antennas

    by Moghadas, Hamid

    Future antennas consist of low-profile smart multi-functional radiating apertures which support multi-beams of multi-bands...

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  19. Analysis and Improvement of Achievable Data Rates in Multi-Way Relay Channels

    by Noori, Moslem

    Increasing demand for bandwidth-hungry applications, along with the bandwidth scarcity has generated a certain momentum toward...

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  20. Analysis and Synthesis of Nonuniformly Sampled Systems

    by Mustafa, Ghulam

    Sampled-data control theory is the mathematical foundation required for the analysis and design of sampled-data systems....

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