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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. Preparation and Characterization of Electrolyte Materials for Proton Conducting Fuel Cells

    by Gibson, Stephen B

    Experiments were conducted to test and characterize proton conducting electrolyte materials and layers formed by solid state...

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  2. Preparation and enzymatic recognition of α-D-mannopyranosyl-1-phosphate analogs

    by Zou, Lu

    Tuberculosis is a contagious disease, caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Harsh requirements required to treat tuberculosis...

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  3. Preparation and Synthetic Applications of Chiral Alkyl Boronates and Unsaturated Alkenyl Boronates

    by Lee, Jack C. H.

    As Organic Chemistry evolves into the 21st Century, the goal of this discipline has altered dramatically from merely accessing...

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  4. Preparation of Activated Carbon from Oil Sands Coke by Chemical and Physical Activation Techniques

    by Morshed, Golam

    Oil sands coke is a by-product resulting from the upgrading of heavy crude bitumen to light synthetic oil. This research...

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  5. Preparation of para-disubstituted benzenes, formation of optically pure cyclic amines by intramolecular conjugate displacement and total synthesis of marinopyrrole B

    by Cheng, Ping

    The first chapter of this thesis describes a method for making para-disubstituted benzenes. The process involves reaction...

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  6. Pre-school functional outcomes after neonatal cardiac surgery

    by Taghaddos, Soreh

    The objective of this study is to determine variables associated with four to five year functional outcomes in children undergoing...

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  7. The prescriptivity of conscious belief

    by Buleandra, Andrei

    In my dissertation I explain and defend the claim that conscious beliefs are essentially prescriptive. I argue that norms...

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  8. Preservice Teachers Engaging With Social Constructivism in Elementary Classrooms

    by Toy, Karena, Louise

    Social constructivist approaches to teaching and learning emphasize the interdependence and interrelationship of social and...

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  9. Pre-Service Teachers’ Causal Attributions about FASD and Their Teaching Self-Efficacy

    by Atkinson, Erin M.

    Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) often display complex problem behaviours in the classroom. The purpose...

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  10. Pressure gradients and annealing effects in solid helium-4

    by Suhel, Abdul

    The Kim and Chan experiment in 2004 gave the first experimental evidence of a possible supersolid state. Even though the...

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  11. Prevalence and Predictors of Infant Feeding Practices in Alberta, Western Canada

    by Jessri, Mahsa

    Despite the evidence supporting 6-month exclusive breastfeeding, few Canadian mothers follow the recommendations. The first...

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  12. Prevalence and Risk Factors of Asthma in Canadian Off-Reserve Aboriginals

    by Chang, Hsiu-Ju

    This study used the data from the Aboriginal Peoples Survey 2006 to determine the prevalence and risk factors for asthma...

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  13. The prevalence of alcohol-impaired driving in Alberta

    by Nurullah, Abu Sadat

    This study explored the current state of alcohol-impaired driving as well as the changes in alcohol-impaired driving over...

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  14. Preventing Atrocity Crimes in Myanmar: A Case Study in the Responsibility to Protect

    by Phung, Hao T

    The responsibility to protect is a norm which advances the idea that sovereignty is not just a right but also a responsibility,...

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  15. Preventing Predictions: The Political Possibilities of Play and Aesthetics in Contemporary Installation Art and Works by Carsten Höller and Gabriel Orozco

    by Mallett, Samantha Josephine Judina

    This thesis analyzes contemporary participatory installation art, play theory, especially Johan Huizinga’s seminal Homo Ludens,...

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  16. Prevention and treatment of Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

    by Dornstauder, Blake

    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of Government-registered blindness in the elderly of the Western...

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  17. Prevention of cervical cancer through the characterization of E6 and E7 mRNA transcriptional activity as biological markers of human papillomavirus infections

    by Tchir, Jayme Dianna Radford

    The quantification of human papillomavirus (HPV) oncogene transcripts, E6 and E7, may be predictive of viral oncogenesis...

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  18. Principal identity and educational change

    by Wright, Lisa L

    Despite growing consensus that educational reform has changed the nature of school leadership, the contemporary literature...

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  19. Print Culture in Victorian England: The Ottoman Empire at the Great Exhibition of 1851

    by Hawkins, Tessa

    This thesis provides a study of the Ottoman Empire’s display and citizens at the Great Exhibition of 1851 as represented...

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  20. Prions and regulation of prion variants in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

    by Lancaster, David L

    Prions are infectious proteins. In their prion conformation, they catalyze the transformation of non-prion isomers into prions....

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