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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. An investigation into the Development of Ceramic Sorbents for High Temperature Air Separation for OxyFiring

    by Mohammad Ali Pour, Mehdi

    Oxyfuel combustion as one of the alternatives to post-combustion carbon capture technologies requires an economically viable...

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  2. An Investigation into the Synthesis and Tunability of Copper (I) Compounds

    by Glover, Lydia A M

    The bis(diphenyltrimethylsilyliminophosphorano)methanediide ligand has shown exemplary reactivity in forming a variety of...

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  3. An Investigation into the Use and Benefits of Assistive Technologies for English as a Second Language Users' Literacy Development.

    by Wasniewski, Ewa

    This investigation uses the quasi experimental one group pretest-posttest research design to identify vocabulary learning...

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  4. An Investigation of a Pt-Pd Diesel Oxidation Catalyst

    by Khosravi Hafshejani, Milad

    Global kinetic model for a Pt-Pd diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC) is proposed and validated. Experimental data was obtained...

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    by Aalami, Soheila

    Mathematical models are used to simulate the behavior of the electrical activity of a single cell or multiple cells of the...

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  6. An investigation of aminoglutethimide cytotoxicity and its role in activation of cell death signaling pathways

    by Baghdasarian, Argishti

    Aminoglutethimide (AG), a drug used for the treatment of breast and ovarian cancers, is known to cause toxicities such as...

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  7. Investigation of commuting mode choice with respect to TDM policies

    by Zaman, Hamid

    Travel Demand Management (TDM) is now considered one of the most important aspects of transportation planning and operation....

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  8. An investigation of dietary and physical activity risk factors for type 2 diabetes among Alberta youth

    by Forbes, Laura

    Due to the increase in type 2 diabetes in the child and adolescent population, examining the lifestyle habits of youth has...

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  9. An Investigation of Early Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Patients using Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Spectroscopy

    by Zaini, Wan Hazlin

    Hazlin Zaini, Zhang Chen, Min Liu, Fabrizio Giuliani, Chris Hanstock, Christian Beaulieu. Altered white matter connectivity...

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  10. Investigation of Effervescent Atomization Using Laser-Based Measurement Techniques

    by Ghaemi, Sina

    Effervescent atomization has been a topic of considerable investigation in the literature due to its important advantages...

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  11. Investigation of electron beam nanolithography processes, mechanisms, and applications

    by Mohammad, Mohammad A.

    Electron beam lithography (EBL) is the leading technology for versatile two dimensional patterning at the deep (10-100 nm)...

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  12. An investigation of endogenous ghrelin and growth hormone-releasing hormone following the consumption of two different relative doses of oral l-arginine

    by McCarthy, Amanda Marie

    Individuals consume the amino acid L-arginine (L-arg) to obtain an anabolic response. However, little is known concerning...

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  13. Investigation of Eutectic and Solid State Wafer Bonding of Silicon with Gold

    by Abouie, Maryam

    Permanent wafer bonding technology is a very important process for different types of applications such as MEMS (microelectromechanical...

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  14. Investigation of fatty acid and cholesterol synthesis using stable isotopes in type 1 diabetes, liver failure, islet and liver transplant, and effect of dietary intervention

    by Lambert, Jennifer E.

    Elevated plasma lipids are risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD). In certain conditions plasma lipids are normal...

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  15. Investigation of flow upstream of hydropower intakes

    by Islam, Md Rashedul

    This thesis is primarily focused on flow-field upstream of hydropower intakes, with emphasis on the use of temperature control...

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  16. Investigation of gradient echo MRI for blood vessel imaging and susceptibility-weighted imaging in the human brain

    by Eissa, Amir

    Despite the vast myriad of applications and the long way it has come, MRI is still a relatively new field of knowledge with...

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  17. Investigation of intermittent electrical stimulation as a potential prophylaxis against the formation of deep pressure ulcers after spinal cord injury

    by Gyawali, Selina

    Deep tissue injury (DTI) is a severe form of pressure ulcers resulting from ischemia and mechanical damage due to unrelieved...

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  18. An investigation of magnetically active terahertz devices

    by Straatsma, Cameron J. E.

    This thesis work focuses on the investigation of utilizing magnetoresistance phenomena in ferromagnetic metals to control...

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  19. Investigation of Neglected Areas of Asymmetric Carbonyl Allylboration Chemistry

    by Bhakta, Urmi Bhusan

    Asymmetric allylboration is a very useful and potent method for the synthesis of chiral homoallylic alcohols, a structural...

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  20. Investigation of osteogenic and adhesive properties of Rosette nanotubes

    by Agrawal, Rahul

    This thesis is focussed on bone tissue engineering for improving the osseointegration of joint implants. We have incorporated...

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