Theses and Dissertations Spring 2009 to present

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

: 501 - 520 of 3979 filter by collection:"Theses and Dissertations Spring 2009 to present"
:
Pages: « Previous 1 ... 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 ... 199 Next »
1. CHASM: the spaces between in Aesthetics and Practice

by Morita, Geraldine

CHASM: the spaces between is a live performance that exposes physical, visual, and aural intersections of liminality. My...

2. Chemical Studies Exploring the Specificity of Bacterial Furanoside Biosynthesis

by Poulin, Myles B.

Mammalian glycoconjugates are composed exclusively of sugar in the thermodynamically favorable pyranose ring form; on the...

3. Chemical Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Unusual Sulfur-Containing Peptides and Efforts Toward Chemical Synthesis of Crocin

by Huang, Zedu

In order to minimize side reactions when preparing peptides containing a C-terminal cysteine residue, a method of protection...

4. Chemical-enhanced filtration of Cu/Ni concentrate

by Zheng, Haijun

Filtration performance of mineral concentrate is mainly controlled by solid particle size and surface hydrophobicity. Filtration...

5. Chemotherapy at home: keeping patients in their 'natural habitat'

by Crisp, Nicole

Escalating cancer rates and an increase in the complexity and duration of chemotherapy regimens have brought the issue of...

6. Child Care Accreditation in Alberta: An Institutional Ethnography

by Lirette, Patricia R

Interest is growing in early learning experiences and in the quality of the child care young children are receiving. In 2005,...

7. Children's experiences in arts-infused elementary education

by Hobday-Kusch, Jody

Children’s experiences are the cornerstone of all that matters in elementary schools. It is therefore the purpose of this...

8. Children's Perceptions of Their School's Environment and Its Influence on Their Active and Inactive Behaviors: The Case of One Rural Elementary School

by Bayduza, Angela L

The purpose of this qualitative study was to gain insight into the relationships among school setting, student perceptions...

9. Chinese Immigrants’ use of Human Services During the Transition to Parenthood

by Svechnikova, Ksenia

The purpose of this study was to explore Chinese immigrants’ experiences with human services during the transition to parenthood....

10. Chitosan in differential flotation of base metal sulfides

by Huang, Peng

Chitosan, a naturally occurring polymer, was studied as a potential selective depressant in the differential flotation of...

11. Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Pathology

by Maulik, Mahua

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a complex neurodegenerative disorder believed to be triggered by the accumulation of β-amyloid...

12. Cholesterol metabolism in the Niemann-Pick Type C brain

by Peake, Kyle

Niemann-Pick Type C (NPC) disease is an autosomal recessive disorder that results in accumulation of unesterified cholesterol...

13. Chow Motives of Del Pezzo Surfaces of Degree 5 and 6

by Helmsauer, Kathrin S M

We determine the decomposition of the Chow motive of a Del Pezzo surface $S$ of degree 5 or 6 with a $K$-rational point \$\mathrm{pt}:K\rightarrow...

14. Christian Science and healing in Canada

by Manca, Terra

Christian Science is one of several religious groups with doctrines that suggest that medical use hinders spiritual development...

15. Chromatin regulation by histone chaperone Asf1

by Minard, Laura

Asf1 is a conserved H3/H4 histone chaperone with multiple functions in chromatin modulation. Using budding yeast as a model,...

16. Chromatographic separation of asphaltenes on silica materials

by Razavilar, Negin

In this study, we describe the use of different silica materials to separate vanadium compounds from Asphaltenes. We used...

17. CHROMATOGRAPHY APPROACHES FOR ANALYZING FRYING OILS AND ASSESSING THE ANTIOXIDATIVE ABILITY OF SITOSTEROL

by Singh, Ashutosh

The novel utility of sitosterol as an antioxidant in frying oils is explained mechanistically based on physical organic chemistry...

18. Chronic Maternal Stress and Genetic Variants in the Etiology of Spontaneous Preterm Birth

by Christiaens, Inge

Preterm birth is the leading cause of mortality and morbidity in newborn infants. With an estimated 15 million preterm births...

19. Cinema of Crisis: Russian Chernukha Cinema, Its Cultural Context and Cross-Cultural Connections

by Isakava, Volha

The present work explores Russian cinema of perestroika, specifically the bleak trend known as chernukha. The project offers...