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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. Oxygen is required to retain Ero1α on the MAM

    by Gilady, Susanna

    Oxidative protein folding within the ER depends on the enzymatic action of numerous chaperones and oxidoreductases. In addition,...

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  2. Ozonation and biodegradation of oil sands process water

    by Wang, Nan

    To ensure oil sands process water (OSPW) is suitable for discharge into the environment, advanced water treatment technologies...

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  3. PAC-learning with label noise

    by Jabbari Arfaee, Shahin

    One of the main criticisms of previously studied label noise models in the PAC-learning framework is the inability of such...

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  4. Paclitaxel inhibits autophagy in breast cancer cells

    by Veldhoen, Richard

    Taxanes are used for the treatment of breast, ovarian, and lung cancer. Unfortunately, taxane based therapy—the current treatment...

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  5. Paclitaxel inhibits autophagy in breast cancer cells

    by Veldhoen, Richard

    Taxanes are used for the treatment of breast, ovarian, and lung cancer. Unfortunately, taxane based therapy—the current treatment...

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  6. Paelomagnetic and petromagnetic studies of Chinese Cenozoic sediments: Paleoclimatic, tectonic, and evolutionary implications

    by Zhang, Rui

    The anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility (AMS) was investigated in three Chinese Loess Plateau sedimentary sections along...

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  7. Pain coping: a study of injured workers with long term pain

    by Phillips, Leah Adeline

    Pain coping is the purposeful effort people use to manage and minimize the negative impacts of pain. The scientific literature...

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  8. Pain, Suffering, and the Flexible Self

    by Ozier, Douglas

    This dissertation is comprised of three articles that use neuropsychological research and technologies to consider the issues...

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  9. Paleogeography and sedimentology of the MacKenzie Basin, Northwest Territories, Canada: An evaluation of Devonian sea-level change, paleoecological controls on Paleozoic reef growth, and early diagenetic conditions.

    by Corlett, Hilary

    The MacKenzie Basin, located in the District of MacKenzie in the southern part of the Northwest Territories, Canada, includes...

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  10. Paleomagnetic studies of volcanic rocks in Siberia and sedimentary rocks in Southern Alberta: From long-term geomagnetic field variations to age determinations

    by Blanco Acuna, Dunia

    Paleomagnetism is a fundamental tool to understand the ancient variations of Earth’s magnetic field through time. Important...

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  11. Palestinian civil society and the struggle for self-determination: the impact of donor agendas

    by Alzaghari, Saleh

    This thesis explores the ways in which international donors have attempted to shape and control civil society organizations...

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  12. Palmitoylation targets calnexin to the MAM and regulates its functions

    by Lynes, Emily Marian

    The mitochondria associated membranes (MAMs) of the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) are the points of contact between the ER,...

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  13. The paragenesis and geochemistry of the Bellekeno Ag-Pb-Zn vein, Keno Hill district, Yukon, Canada

    by Hantelmann, Jos J.

    The Keno Hill district Ag-Pb-Zn deposit occurs within the Tombstone-Tungsten Belt, Yukon. Vein mineralization, dominated...

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  14. Parallel Electromagnetic Transient Simulation of Large-Scale Power Systems on Massive-threading Hardware

    by Zhou, Zhiyin

    Electromagnetic transient (EMT) simulation is widely utilized in power system planning and design. Respecting the detail...

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  15. Parallel Sampling and Reconstruction with Permutation in Multidimensional Compressed Sensing

    by Fang, Hao

    The advent of compressed sensing provides a new way to sample and compress signals. In this thesis, a parallel compressed...

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  16. Parallel-Node Low-Density Parity-Check Convolutional Code Encoder and Decoder Architectures

    by Brandon, Tyler

    We present novel architectures for parallel-node low-density parity-check convolutional code (PN-LDPC-CC) encoders and decoders....

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  17. A Parameter Selection Framework For Semi-Supervised Clustering Algorithms

    by Pourrajabi, Mojgan

    Many clustering techniques require parameter settings and depending on an algorithms sensitivity to the parameter, the choice...

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  18. Parametric reconstruction of multidimensional seismic records

    by Naghizadeh, Mostafa

    Logistic and economic constraints often dictate the spatial sampling of a seismic survey. The process of acquisition records...

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  19. A Parametric Study of a Flash Atomized Spray Using PDPA

    by Breton, Kevin M

    This study used non-intrusive, optical based measurement techniques in a parametric study of a flash atomized jet. The bench...

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  20. Paraspinal muscle morphology, composition and asymmetries: determinants and relation to low back pain and pathology.

    by Fortin, Maryse

    Background The lumbar paraspinal muscles are critical to provide spine stability, maintain proper posture and assist trunk...

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