ERA Banner

Theses and Dissertations Spring 2009 to present

rss Browse
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.

Items in Theses and Dissertations Spring 2009 to present

: 2801 - 2820 of 3992 filter by collection:"Theses and Dissertations Spring 2009 to present"

    by Yao, Linjun

    Drilling fluid, also referred to as drilling mud, is used to lubricate and cool the drilling apparatus, transport drill cuttings...

    Download Add to Cart
  2. The potential influence of mountain pine beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae) control harvesting on grizzly bear (Ursus arctos) food supply and habitat conditions in Alberta

    by Larsen, Terrence Alexander

    In response to the mountain pine beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae) threat in Alberta, forest companies plan to surge harvest...

    Download Add to Cart
  3. The potential of aspen clones and hybrids for enhanced forest management in Alberta

    by Gylander, Timothy

    This thesis presents results from an industrial aspen tree improvement program for Alberta, evaluating a series of provenance,...

    Download Add to Cart
  4. The potential of fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) as a forage for dairy herds in central Alberta

    by Montgomery, Janet

    Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) is a single-cut, annual legume typically grown for seed. Fenugreek has potential...

    Download Add to Cart
  5. The potential of forest floor transfer for the reclamation of boreal forest understory plant communities

    by Fair, Jordana Michelle

    We examined a direct forest floor transfer reclamation technique to establish a native boreal forest understory plant community...

    Download Add to Cart
  6. Potential of Mean Force of Polyethylenimine Mediated DNA Attraction

    by Bagai, Sampada

    The aggregation of DNA molecules induced by cationic polymers is of importance to applications in gene delivery. In this...

    Download Add to Cart
  7. The potential of novel small inhibitory molecules to prevent the rejection of neonatal porcine islets in mice

    by Mihalicz, Dana

    The objectives of this study were to determine the effect of small inhibitory molecules suramin and DR80 on T cell proliferation...

    Download Add to Cart
  8. Power and identity: negotiation through code-switching in the Swiss German classroom

    by Kidner, Keely

    This thesis focuses on the negotiation of power and identity between Swiss students and instructors in the Swiss classroom....

    Download Add to Cart
  9. Power Generation from Forest Residues

    by Thakur, Amit

    The overall objective of this study is to develop techno-economic models for the assessment of power generation cost and...

    Download Add to Cart
  10. Power management of power electronics interfaced low-voltage microgrid in islanding operation

    by Li, Yan

    Distributed generation systems based on renewable energy sources have been experiencing rapid development in recent years....

    Download Add to Cart
  11. Power System Voltage Stability Assessment Using Channel Components Transform

    by Rahimi Pordanjani, Iraj

    This Thesis proposes a novel transform called “Channel Components Transform” and presents its application to power system...

    Download Add to Cart
  12. Poxviral manipulation of Bcl-2 proteins: fowlpox virus FPV039 and deerpox virus DPV022 inhibit apoptosis by neutralising Bak and Bax, while Noxa contributes to vaccinia virus-induced apoptosis

    by Banadyga, Logan Elliott

    Poxviruses are renowned for encoding proteins that modulate virtually every aspect of the host immune system. One effective...

    Download Add to Cart
  13. The poxvirus ubiquitin ligase p28 manipulates the ubiquitin proteasome system

    by Mottet, Kelly

    The significance of poxvirus manipulation of the host ubiquitin proteasome system has become increasingly apparent. Ubiquitin...

    Download Add to Cart
  14. Practical and Applied Reflectance Spectroscopy: Automated Drill Core Logging and Mineral Mapping

    by Tappert, Michelle C.

    This thesis investigates three ways that automated reflectance spectroscopy can be used for applied purposes: the automated...

    Download Add to Cart
  15. Practical use of Multiple Geostatistical Realizations in Petroleum Engineering

    by Fenik, Dawib

    Ranking of multiple realizations is an important step when the processing time for a realization is large. This is the case...

    Download Add to Cart
  16. Practice Variation in the Treatment of Children with Migraine in the Emergency Department

    by Richer, Lawrence

    This thesis presents the results of three studies examining the management of migraine in children. First we conducted a...

    Download Add to Cart
  17. Download Add to Cart
  18. "Pray in the Place Where There is No Woman": Mary in the Dialogue of the Saviour

    by Cwikla, Anna

    One of the Dialogue of the Saviour’s most prominent features is the female character Mary who participates with other disciples...

    Download Add to Cart
  19. Prebiotic activity of isomalto-oligosaccharides

    by Ketabi, Ali

    Isomalto-oligosaccharides (IMO) with α(1→6) and α(1→4) glucosidic linkages are produced by enzymatic conversion of starch....

    Download Add to Cart
  20. Preceptorship and nurse practitioner education: navigating the liminal space

    by Billay, Diane B.

    Preceptorship is a teaching-learning approach in which learners are individually assigned to expert practitioners in the...

    Download Add to Cart