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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. L’espace de l’entre-deux : une étude de l’exil dans l’oeuvre de Ying Chen

    by Chan, Hannah Y

    Exile, a term that encompasses a variety of meanings, implies primarily an uprootal or a displacement towards something else:...

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  2. L’utilisation du discours dialogique dans la construction du savoir mathématique des élèves dans le contexte d’enseignement en immersion

    by Prophete, Alice

    In 2007 Alberta Education began implementing a new mathematics program aligned with the principles and standards of the National...

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  3. A MAC Protocol for Multihop RP-CDMA Ad Hoc Wireless Networks

    by Mortimer, Richard T

    RP-CDMA is a wireless multiple access technique that utilizes multiple spreading codes and a multiuser detector to enhance...

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  4. Macramallah's Rectangle: Re-Examining a First Dynasty Egyptian Cemetery

    by Semple, Dyan L

    Macramallah’s Rectangle, a single-period First Dynasty cemetery located on the Saqqara Plateau, presents a rare opportunity...

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  5. Magazine Images Depicting the Ideal Fit Male Body: An Outlet for Influencing Body Perceptions and Exercise Related Cognitions

    by Walker, Jessica L.

    This study examined the effects of viewing health/fitness and sports magazine images on body perceptions and exercise related...

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  6. The Magel2-null mouse as a model of Prader-Willi Syndrome

    by Mercer, Rebecca E

    Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that results from the loss of several paternally expressed genes...

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  7. Magnet Design and Optimization for an Integrated Linac-MRI System

    by Tadic, Tony

    A promising approach to the development of an integrated system for magnetic resonance imaging-guided radiotherapy involves...

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  8. Magnetic resonance imaging based radiotherapy treatment planning: problems, solutions, and applications

    by Baldwin, Lesley

    Despite their unmatched soft-tissue contrast, Magnetic Resonance (MR) images suffer from wide-ranging image distortions;...

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  9. Magnetically targeted deposition and retention of particles in the airways for drug delivery

    by Ally, Javed Maqsud

    This thesis examines the mechanisms of magnetic particle deposition and retention in human airways for magnetically targeted...

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  10. Magnetoresistance Effects in Carbon-Based Nanostructures

    by Singh, Abhay Pratap

    Magnetoresistance (MR) effect is extensively used in state-of-the-art magnetic field sensing and data storage devices. In...

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  11. Magneto-resistive Anisotropy of Electronically Phase Separated La0.7-xPrxCa0.3MnO3 Manganite Thin Films

    by Alagoz, Huseyin S

    This thesis studies the anisotropic magneto-resistance (AMR) in electronically phase separated La0.7-xPrxCa0.3MnO3 (LPCMO)...

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  12. Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Coupling During Substorms

    by Murphy, Kyle R

    This thesis concerns the development and evolution of the magnetospheric substorm. In particular this thesis concentrates...

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  13. Magnetotelluric constraints on the role of fluids in convergent plate boundaries

    by Rippe, Dennis

    Convergent plate boundaries have played an important role in the growth and assembly of the modern continents. To obtain...

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  14. Magnetotelluric imaging beneath the Taiwan orogen: an arc-continent collision

    by Bertrand, Edward

    Arc-continent collisions are a fundamental plate tectonic process that control continental growth, orogen development and...

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  15. Magnetotelluric Imaging of Electrically Anisotropic Crust Near Fort McMurray, Alberta: Implications for Engineered Geothermal Systems

    by Liddell, Mitchell V.

    The goal of this thesis is to investigate the character of the basement rocks beneath the oilsands region around Fort McMurray...

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  16. Magnetotelluric imaging of Precambrian lithosphere beneath southern Alberta

    by Nieuwenhuis, Greg

    Magnetotelluric (MT) data were collected at 67 stations during the 2008, 2009, and 2010 field seasons in southern Alberta....

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  17. Magnetotransport and magnetoresistive anisotropy in perovskite manganites

    by Egilmez, Mehmet

    We have investigated several topics in the area of manganites including oxygen disorder, grain boundaries, low field magnetoresistance,...

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  18. Mainland Chinese Students’ Metacognition, Including their Conceptions of Learning: A Phenomenographic Study in Hebei and Shandong Provinces

    by Zhao, Zhanqiang

    There is little empirical study in the literature to study Mainland Chinese students’ metacognition including their conceptions...

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  19. Maintaining the mission: a comparative case study of two youth-serving, nonprofit agencies in Edmonton, Alberta

    by Wodinski, Lindsay

    This study explores the impact of social, economic, and political environments on social service nonprofit and voluntary...

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  20. Maintenance and transfer of academic behavior in children with autism: the role of intrinsic motivation

    by Lynch, Shane Lorne

    Educational programs for children with autism rely on the use of extrinsic rewards to increase children’s motivation to participate....

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